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New York Taxpayers Are Buying A Helipad For The Richest Man In The World

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 16:01

New Yorkers, take note: While you commute in dilapidated and decaying subways,

Deadly wildfires continue to burn in California

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 15:53

Deadly wildfires are continuing to burn in Northern and Southern California. The Camp Fire in Northern California is now the deadliest fire in the state's history, having killed at least 42 people. The Woolsey Fire and Hill Fire continue to burn in Southern California. All three fires began on Thursday.

10-year-old stops potential kidnapper by asking for family's secret 'code word'

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 14:16

A 10-year-old Arizona girl says she was able to ward off a potential kidnapper

New York City Politicians Welcomed Amazon In 2017 Letter To Jeff Bezos

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 13:49

The vast majority of elected officials in New York City signed a letter to

Brexit in dates: From Leave vote to draft deal

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 12:38

From the shock Brexit vote to a tentative deal on the outlines of a withdrawal agreement, here are the milestones on Britain's rocky road out of the European Union. In a referendum, Britons on June 23, 2016, choose to end their membership of the EU by 52 percent to 48 percent. The shock result prompts the resignation the next day of Conservative prime minister David Cameron, who had called the referendum and led the campaign to remain in the EU.

Heartbreak in Northern and Southern California areas ravaged by wildfires

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 11:47

NSearch teams were set to sift through the charred wreckage of Paradise, Calif., on Tuesday in search of human remains as authorities investigated the cause of state’s deadliest wildfire.

The Camp Fire blaze, still raging in northern California, has killed at least 42 people and left 228 others missing.

Two others died in the separate Woolsey Fire, which has destroyed 435 structures and displaced about 200,000 people in the mountains and foothills near Southern California’s Malibu coast, west of Los Angeles. (Reuters)

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No, This Is NOT the 2020 Ford Bronco (It's the "Baby Bronco" Crossover)

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 11:41

A leaked image from a Ford dealer presentation shows the smaller SUV.

Former SS guard testifies he was aware of camp conditions

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 10:56

BERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS concentration guard on trial on hundreds of counts of accessory to murder painted himself Tuesday as an unwilling participant in the Nazi machinery of death.

Saudi king to resume domestic tour amid Khashoggi fallout

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 09:46

Saudi King Salman will resume an unprecedented domestic tour next week, the royal court said Tuesday, as the kingdom grapples with an international crisis over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The king is now set to visit the "northern regions of the kingdom" next week to "inspect the condition of citizens and inaugurate a number of development projects", the official Saudi Press Agency said citing the royal court. SPA said the king is also set to address the Shura Council, a top advisory body, on Monday, in his first public comments since the murder of insider-turned-critic Khashoggi on October 2 in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

Despite restrictions, digital spending hits record in US midterms

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 08:59

Even as online platforms tightened rules for political ads, digital spending set new records in the 2018 US midterm elections and appears poised for further growth in 2020. Digital media campaign spending rose 2,400 percent from the 2014 midterms to $1.8 billion, roughly 20 percent of the total $8.9 billion in ad spending, according to preliminary estimates from the research firm Borrell Associates. Online spending, much of it on social networks like Facebook, has been a significant factor in campaigns for a decade, but tighter rules imposed by digital giants in the wake of the 2016 election could have curbed some of that growth.

Best Bites: Red wine short ribs

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 08:00

Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your

Justin Trudeau Says Canada Has Heard Recording Of Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 03:05

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday that members of his

Chris Cuomo Rips Rick Scott Adviser: There's Not A 'Damn Bit Of Proof' Of Voter Fraud

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 01:05

CNN's Chris Cuomo went head-to-head with Brad Todd, the senior adviser to

Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 00:06

The comments shed further light on the areas under scrutiny as investigators prepare to publish their preliminary report on Nov. 28 or 29, one month after the Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX dived into the Java Sea, killing all 189 on board. Now the investigation's focus appears to be expanding to the clarity of U.S.-approved procedures to help pilots prevent the 737 MAX over-reacting to such a data loss, and methods for training them. Dennis Tajer, a 737 captain and spokesman for Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents American Airlines Group Inc pilots, said his union was informed after the crash about a new system Boeing had installed on 737 MAX jets that could command the plane's nose down in certain situations to prevent a stall.

Trump Reportedly Plans To Fire DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen In Coming Weeks

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 00:03

President Donald Trump plans to fire Department of Homeland Security Secretary

Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration For California As Deadly Wildfires Rage On

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 21:53

President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for

Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Post 'Squad' Pics Of Diverse New Members Of Congress

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 21:00

New progressive members of Congress posted photos on social media on Monday

California wildfires - live updates: New fires erupt as cause of state's deadliest blaze remains under investigation

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 20:53

The death toll from wildfires in California has risen to 31, after six more people were found dead in what is expected to be the deadliest fire in state history. The so-called Camp Fire in northern California burned down more than 6,700 homes and businesses in the town of Paradise - more structures than any other wildfire recorded in California. Its death toll of 29 now equals that of the Griffith Park Fire in 1933, the deadliest wildfire on record in California.

Man says neighbors saved Malibu home from fire

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 20:38

A Malibu resident says he's "very, very grateful' to his neighbors for saving his home when so many others were destroyed as a fire raced through the coastal community near Los Angeles. (Nov. 12)