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President Trump abruptly yanks sanctions on North Korea because he 'likes' dictator Kim Jong Un

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:46:39 -0400

President Donald Trump overruled his own Treasury Department and withdrew new sanctions aimed at North Korea because he "likes" dictator Kim Jong Un.....
UN chief visits mosque, stresses sanctity of religious sites

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:07:05 -0400

NEW YORK (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres went to the first mosque built in New York City on Friday to show solidarity with the Muslim community, urging people everywhere "to reaffi....
Isil 'totally eliminated' in Syria: Caliphate destroyed in final stronghold

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 06:06:35 -0400

The last pocket of Islamic State territory has fallen, Western-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday, marking the end of the group's "caliphate" four-and-a-half years af....
JetBlue pilots who drugged and raped flight attendants continued working for airline without repercussion, lawsuit says

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:20:53 -0400

Three female flight attendants claim they were drugged and two of them raped by two JetBlue pilots during a layover in Puerto Rico, a new lawsuit filed this week in New York federal court has claimed.....
School shooting survivor stricken by 'survivor's guilt' takes own life

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:05:19 -0400

A teenager who survived the Parkland school shooting in Florida has killed herself while struggling with survivors' guilt, local media reported Friday. Sydney Aiello, 19, was a student at Marjory Sto....
Missouri River flooding forces evacuation of 7,500 from waterfront city

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:18:32 -0400

Record floodwaters that submerged vast stretches of Nebraska and Iowa farmland along America's longest river reached a new crest on Friday at the waterfront city of St. Joseph, Missouri, forcing chaot....
IRS Loosens Tax Penalty for Millions

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:22:49 -0400

The IRS said today that because of changes and confusion caused by the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, it will penalize fewer taxpayers who didn't withhold enough federal taxes in 2018. Before the rul....
`I am Not a Monster`: Indiana Teacher Accused of Injuring Student Defends Herself

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:27:48 -0400

A teacher at Tindley Summit Academy says she spent days in jail despite the fact that she`s innocent, and now prosecutors are declining to press charges.....
It’s not too late to get Anker’s hottest true wireless earbuds at the lowest price of 2019

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:17:19 -0400

If you want cord-free Bluetooth earbuds that offer great sound and battery life from a company you know only releases high-quality products, there's a deal on Amazon that you're definitely goi....
What does the Mueller report mean for Trump? The key questions answered

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 10:33:42 -0400

The special counsel has filed his report on the Trump-Russia investigation. Here’s what we know so far * Support the Guardian’s independent journalism and make a contributionRobert Mueller, 74, was i....
Family of slain boy visits Christchurch mosque as it reopens

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 03:24:39 -0400

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — A Jordanian prince and the family of a slain 3-year-old boy and were among those who visited a New Zealand mosque Saturday when it reopened for the first time since a ....
2020 Vision: Is Biden-Abrams the ticket for Democrats?

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:15:50 -0400

As the former vice president bides his time, current Democratic candidates stake out policy positions.....
The Latest: Flight attendant 'just so happy' to be free

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:29:36 -0400

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a flight attendant detained by U.S. immigration authorities (all times local):....
Some remains of Guatemala volcano victims unidentified: official

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 19:28:32 -0400

Guatemalan investigators have been unable to identify about 110 pieces of remains from victims of a volcanic eruption that killed 202 people and left 229 missing last June, a forensic official said Sa....
Lakers G Ball fires family friend after $1.5M goes missing

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:50:59 -0400

Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball said he no longer is working with a family friend after $1.5 million from Ball's personal and business bank accounts apparently remains missing. The second-year pl....
FEMA Released Personal Info of 2.3 Million Hurricane and Wildfire Survivors, Watchdog Says

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:04:34 -0400

Potentially exposing the victims to identity fraud and theft....
Spy Photos of the Ram Rebel TRX Pickup Prototype

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:57:00 -0400

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Facebook Is Accused of Knowing Cambridge Mined Its User Data

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:53:21 -0400

D.C. Assistant Deputy Attorney General Jimmy Rock made the claim while arguing against the social network’s bid to dismiss the district’s consumer protection lawsuit against it. District of Columbia ....
Pelosi calls Green New Deal 'a list of aspirations,' and her Democratic party isn't sold on it either

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:56:00 -0400

Democrats agree that climate change needs to be addressed. Pronto. But they're divided on if Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez' Green New Deal is the answer.....
Christchurch mosques reopen after attacks as New Zealand 'marches for love'

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 02:17:27 -0400

Smelling of fresh paint, the two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch where a gunman killed 50 worshippers last week reopened their doors on Saturday, with many survivors among the first to....
Fox and Friends co-host criticises Trump for attacks on John McCain: ‘It makes absolutely no sense’

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:07:00 -0400

Co-host Brian Kilmeade went after Mr Trump on Thursday for the jabs, saying that the president diverted attention away from his accomplishments in order to unearth his feud with a dead man. “The prob....
Correction: Southern Flood Threat story

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:07:03 -0400

In a story March 21 about the U.S. flooding outlook, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of a weather forecaster. He is Kevin Low, not Lao.....
Economic gloom hits world stock markets

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:10:09 -0400

New York (AFP) - Worries about economic growth prospects hit global stock markets on Friday, causing sharp price drops on both sides of the Atlantic.....
UPDATE 1-U.S. adds criminal charges against ex-Autonomy CEO Lynch

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:01:32 -0400

U.S. prosecutors on Friday added three new criminal charges to their indictment against British entrepreneur Mike Lynch related to the $11.1 billion sale of his software company Autonomy to Hewlett-Pa....
The Latest: 2nd ship needs rescue off Norway's western coast

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 22:00:02 -0400

HELSINKI (AP) — The Latest on the Viking Sky cruise ship, which is having engine problems off the coast of Norway (all times local):....
U.S. airlines visit Boeing as FAA awaits 737 MAX upgrades

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 19:45:42 -0400

The factory visits indicated Boeing may be near completing a software patch for its newest 737 following a Lion Air crash that killed 189 people in Indonesia last October. This month, a second deadly....
A preview of everything Apple may announce at its upcoming March 25th event

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 06:50:03 -0400

Every year, Apple holds two big events that tend to dominate the tech news cycle for weeks on end. Of course, there's WWDC, Apple's annual developer conference which takes place every June. An....
20+ Adorable Spring-Inspired Desserts

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:18:00 -0400

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'Hope that man never sleeps': Mom of black teen Antwon Rose slams white police officer's acquittal in son's killing

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 14:45:05 -0400

The mother of an unarmed black teen who was fatally shot by a white police officer vowed to keep fighting for justice after the officer's acquittal.....
New Zealand Banned All Assault Weapons. Could That Work in America?

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:49:43 -0400

Here's the surprising answer....
Wallenda high-wire plunge video released

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:11:19 -0400

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has released video showing a 2017 high-wire accident that left five members of the famous Wallenda family injured. The performers were practicing an eight-pers....
American Jews, caught between Ilhan Omar and Donald Trump, are lost in a wilderness

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:00:30 -0400

And where would American Jews turn then? The Jews he talks to are furious over Democrats’ inability to condemn Omar’s anti-Semitism. “The American Jewish community retains a very strong commitment to ....
Midwest flooding costs increasing, with $1.6B damage in Iowa

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:29:04 -0400

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Friday that recent flooding in the state has caused an estimated $1.6 billion in damage, pushing the total costs from the devastating Midwest floodi....
Apple's Tim Cook urges China to continue to open up its economy

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 06:03:26 -0400

Apple chief executive Tim Cook on Saturday urged China to keep opening up its economy as local rivals bit into the profits of the US tech giant caught in the crosshairs of a trade spat between Beijing....
U.S. lawmaker seeks Boeing whistleblowers, some MAX 737 orders in jeopardy

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:24:35 -0400

Boeing and the FAA are under global regulatory scrutiny over software and training on the signature aircraft. Boeing risked losing a $6 billion order for the jet on Friday, its first since the world'....
The fight is not over, but Daesh no longer has land to call their own

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 13:16:50 -0400

On Saturday we marked a turning point in our fight against the Daesh fanatics with the liberation of the last vestiges of land held under their brutal rule. At one point these barbaric extremists cont....
It Looks Like the Dodge Charger Is Getting a Widebody Variant

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Dodge shows off a "concept" version of its muscle sedan with a widebody setup like its Challenger sibling.....
The Latest: DA disagrees with verdict, respects process

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:34:07 -0400

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on the homicide trial of a white Pennsylvania police officer in the shooting of an unarmed black 17-year-old (all times local):....
New Zealand reopens mosques that were attacked; many 'march for love'

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:08:57 -0400

At the Al Noor mosque, where more than 40 of the victims were killed by a suspected white supremacist, prayers resumed with armed police on site, but no graphic reminders of the mass shooting, New Zea....
Who was Renty? The story of the slave whose racist photos have triggered a lawsuit against Harvard

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:14:57 -0400

The photos of Renty and his daughter Delia, taken in nude in 1850 against their will for a Harvard University professor, are now the subject of a lawsuit that Tamara Lanier has filed this week.....
Trump Escalates Feud With Fed by Picking Political Ally for Board

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 00:01:00 -0400

President Donald Trump on Friday said he’s nominating former campaign adviser Stephen Moore to be a governor of the Federal Reserve -- potentially putting a political loyalist in lockstep with Trump’s....
Tour the 2019 AD Apartment

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:33:58 -0400

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Toxicologist denies manipulating studies in Monsanto damages proceedings

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:35:29 -0400

A toxicologist from Roundup weedkiller manufacturer Monsanto denied Friday that she had influenced scientific studies to hide the dangers of the product, in the damages phase of a trial in California.....
2019 BMW X7 Is Luxurious, Large, and In Charge

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 06:00:03 -0400

The new 2019 BMW X7 is the German automaker’s first large three-row luxury SUV. Until now, the only BMW that offered three rows was the X5, which has a very small optional seat that's barely fit .....
EXPLAINER-Does Islamic State still pose a threat?

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 04:03:31 -0400

U.S.-backed fighters say they have captured Islamic State's last shred of ground in eastern Syria - but while its era of territorial rule may be over for now, there is near universal agreement that IS....
Today’s best deals: $11 Philips Hue bulbs, SSD drive, $13 wireless charger, blazing-fast microSDs, more

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:00:32 -0400

There's no way this deal will last much longer because it's going to sell out, but if you hurry you can snag Philips Hue White LED Bulbs right now on Amazon for just $11 and change each! Other....
Suspect arrested after elderly woman kicked in face on train

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 14:16:33 -0400

Police say no one attempted to help the 78-year-old woman, but several recorded the attack on their smartphones.....
Experts warn Midwest flood risk may persist for months

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 18:09:18 -0400

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Even as floodwaters receded in hard-hit places in in the Midwest, experts warned Saturday that with plenty of snow still left to melt in northern states, the relief may only be tempor....
A father 'breastfed' his newborn when his wife was away with this clever hack

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:06:06 -0400

He cut a hole in his shirt and slipped a bottle under it to simulate a breast so that his newborn could "breastfeed."....
UPDATE 4-U.S. blacklists Venezuelan state banks after arrest of Guaido aide

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:03 -0400

WASHINGTON/CARACAS, March 22 (Reuters) - The United States imposed sanctions on Friday on Venezuela's development bank, Bandes, a day after the Trump administration warned there would be consequences ....