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Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’s Ukraine business dealings

Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’s Ukraine business dealings

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are examining Rudy Giuliani’s business dealings in Ukraine, including his finances, meetings and work for a city mayor there, according to people familiar with the matter. Read full article:: Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’...→

Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine

Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine

As the impeachment inquiry is ramping up, many are wondering why the U.S. is giving aid to Ukraine in the first place. Read full article:: Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine...→

Foreigners exit northeastern Syria fearing government reach

Foreigners exit northeastern Syria fearing government reach

Foreign aid workers and journalists pack the border crossing, looking to get out of northeast Syria and into Iraq, a sign of the sudden transformation sweeping the Kurdish-run region Read full article:: Foreigners exit northeastern Syria feari...→

Leigha Genduso quits state police amid probe; she”s given dishonorable discharge

Leigha Genduso quits state police amid probe; she”s given dishonorable discharge

Embattled K-9 trooper Leigha Genduso has quit her job with the state police and was issued a dishonorable discharge on the way out the door.The announcement came tonight — the latest in … Read full article:: Leigha Genduso quits state police amid p...→

Bolton instructed former Russia adviser to alert NSC lawyer over Ukraine, adviser testifies

Bolton instructed former Russia adviser to alert NSC lawyer over Ukraine, adviser testifies

Fiona Hill, the former senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs, told lawmakers on Monday that a July meeting with Ukrainian and U.S. officials about unspecified investigations left her and John Bolton, the former national security adviser, so concerned that he directed her to alert a lawyer in the National Security Council, Fox News confirmed. Read full article:: Bolton instructed former Russia adviser ...→

Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, netting $60K in jewelry: cops

Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, netting $60K in jewelry: cops

Cops on Monday collared a serial stick-up artist from Brooklyn who is suspected of helping pull off 13 crimes across the city, netting tens of thousands of dollars in jewelry, authorities said. Bra… Read full article:: Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, ...→

This is the man suspected of raping a stranger in Midtown

This is the man suspected of raping a stranger in Midtown

Police on Monday released new images of the man suspected of raping a woman after she asked for directions on a Midtown street. The suspect, who is wanted for the Oct. 6 attack on West 51st Street … Read full article:: This is the man suspected of raping a st...→

6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California

6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California

A strong earthquake rattled a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on Thursday morning, making hanging lamps sway and photo frames on walls shake. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries but a swarm of aftershocks were reported. Read full article:: 6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Souther...→

In the Middle East, there’s one country every side talks to: Russia

MOSCOW - In the not so distant past, no reference to Saudi Arabia in the Russian media would be complete without one official or another denouncing its radical Wahhabi Islam as an extremist threat to Russia's own way of life.... Read full article:: In the Middle East, there’s one country ...→

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

PLEASANT HILL (CBS SF) — A pair of earthquakes, measuring 2.5 and 4.5 magnitude respectively,  struck just south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, rocking the East Bay, authorities said.... According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 2.5 quake struck at 10:23 p.m. about a mile south of Pleasant Hill and was followed nearly 10 minutes later by the 4.5 temblor. Read full article:: 4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Plea...→

Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turkey’s Syrian fighters

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian fighters vowed to kill “pigs” and “infidels,” paraded their Kurdish captives in front of cameras and, in one graphic video, fired several rounds int… Read full article:: Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turke...→

M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut Creek

M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut Creek

A 4.5 magnitude earthquake struck near Walnut Creek late Monday night, according to the USGS. Read full article:: M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut ...→

GOP Candidates Take Stage for District 50 Debate

GOP Candidates Take Stage for District 50 Debate

Four Republican hopefuls for the 50th Congressional District squared off in a head-to-head debate in front of more than a thousand people Monday night in Mission Valley. Read full article:: GOP Candidates Take Stage for District 5...→

Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail Store at New Offices

Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail Store at New Offices

Major League Baseball's new office will have a rags-to-riches component. The commissioner's office said Monday it will open its first permanent retail location in the U.S., the MLB Flagship Store, next summer. Read full article:: Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail S...→

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

The toll of death and destruction from a massive typhoon that tore through central and northern Japan continued to climb Tuesday, as the government said it was considering approving a special... Read full article:: More victims, more damage found in Japan...→

Angelina Jolie makes bad look good in ‘Maleficent’

Angelina Jolie makes bad look good in ‘Maleficent’

BEVERLY HILLS — Five years after the biggest box-office hit of her career, Angelina Jolie returns as the formidable winged fairy tale queen in “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.” Why. in a varied caree… Read full article:: Angelina Jolie makes bad look good in ‘M...→

Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threatens its economy

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria - an assault Turkey began... Read full article:: Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threa...→

Man arrives to police station with dead body in car, leads police to 3 others

Man arrives to police station with dead body in car, leads police to 3 others

The man told police in Mt. Shasta that he had killed people at his apartment, more than 200 miles away, officials said. Read full article:: Man arrives to police station with dead ...→

Owl killings spur moral questions about human intervention

Owl killings spur moral questions about human intervention

In a last-ditch effort to save spotted owls, federal officials are killing hundreds of barred owls in the hopes they can stave off their spotted cousins' potential extinction Read full article:: Owl killings spur moral questions about ...→

Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; kill 13 and wound 9

Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; kill 13 and wound 9

Mexican authorities say a band of heavily armed drug cartel gunmen ambushed a police convoy in violent Michoacan state, killing 13 officers and wounding nine in the worst attack on the country's law enforcers in years Read full article:: Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; k...→

3 men wounded in Austin drive-by

3 men wounded in Austin drive-by

They were on a sidewalk when someone fired shots from a silver-colored vehicle. Read full article:: 3 men wounded in Austin drive-by...→

6 questions that loom over the crowded Democratic debate

Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted. Read full article:: 6 questions that loom over the crowded D...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grie… Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Rare Salvador Dalí Work Stolen In Seconds From Fine Art Gallery In San Francisco

Rare Salvador Dalí Work Stolen In Seconds From Fine Art Gallery In San Francisco

A rare and famous etching by Salvador Dalí was quickly stolen from a San Francisco art gallery on Sunday. Read full article:: Rare Salvador Dalí Work Stolen In Second...→

Man charged with attempted murder in Cicero bowling ball attack

Man charged with attempted murder in Cicero bowling ball attack

Demetrius Easton, 30, allegedly struck a man in the head with a 14-pound bowling ball at Town Hall Bow, Cicero police said. Read full article:: Man charged with attempted murder in Cic...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - Stephen Strasburg

Latest news and commentary on Stephen Strasburg including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article:: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Q&A: Edward Norton talks ‘Fight Club’ 20th, Md. ties to ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ | WTOP

Actor Edward Norton reflects on the 20th anniversary of “Fight Club” and shares how Columbia, Maryland partly inspired his new film “Motherless Brooklyn.” Read full article:: Q&A: Edward Norton talks ‘Fight Club’ 20...→

Horoscope for Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019

Horoscope for Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019

Moon Alert We have the all clear to shop and do business. The moon is in Taurus. Aries (March 21-April 19) You feel sympathetic to the plight of others, especially if you encounter people who are... Read full article:: Horoscope for Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019...→

Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions Keith Jenkins, AP Sports Writer 12:02 AM, Oct 15, 2019

Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions Keith Jenkins, AP Sports Writer 12:02 AM, Oct 15, 2019

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired, and the Green Bay Packers benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Lions 23-22 on Monday night.... 3,000 YARDS AND RUNNING Read full article:: Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hit...→

Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win over Cardinals; 1 win from World Series

Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win over Cardinals; 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved one win from the city's first World Series appearance in 86 years by beating St. Louis 8-1 Monday night to take a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Read full article:: Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win...→

Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions

Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions

Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired, and the Green Bay Packers benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Lions 23-22 on Monday night. Read full article:: Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late ...→

$20,000 art piece stolen from San Francisco gallery

$20,000 art piece stolen from San Francisco gallery

In San Francisco, a $20,000 piece of artwork was stolen from a Union Square art gallery. Read full article:: $20,000 art piece stolen from San Franci...→

Crews rescue 190-pound dog exhausted on mountain hike in Utah

Crews rescue 190-pound dog exhausted on mountain hike in Utah

A giant 190-pound dog had to be rescued from a trail in Utah Sunday while on a hike with his owner. Read full article:: Crews rescue 190-pound dog exhausted on ...→

NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray During Fight on Bus

NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray During Fight on Bus

An NJ Transit bus driver was hospitalized after a fight between two men broke out on the vehicle she was operating and she was hit with pepper spray Read full article:: NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray ...→

Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-Old Cyclist Critical

Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-Old Cyclist Critical

A Miami man accused of leaving the scene of a crash that left a 12-year-old boy on a bicycle critically injured is facing a charge, police said. Read full article:: Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-O...→

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series | WTOP

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series | WTOP

Washington moved one win from the city’s first World Series appearance in 86 years by beating St. Louis 8-1 Monday night to take a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Read full article:: Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 w...→

LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey 'Wasn't Educated' on China Tweet

LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey 'Wasn't Educated' on China Tweet

LeBron James believes Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey 'was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation' regarding the potential consequences of his actions when he tweeted in... Read full article:: LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey...→

NYPD Investigates String of Food Delivery Robberies in Bronx

NYPD Investigates String of Food Delivery Robberies in Bronx

Police are looking for the men they believe are responsible for a string of robberies against food delivery men in the Bronx, authorities said Read full article:: NYPD Investigates String of Food Deliver...→

Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smith master Prospect sectional field

Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smith master Prospect sectional field

Stevenson shot its best score in school history (298) to take first place ahead of Barrington (306) and Geneva (327) at the Prospect Class 2A girls golf sectional Monday. Read full article:: Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smit...→

Vigil Held For 4 Men Killed In Brooklyn Shooting

Vigil Held For 4 Men Killed In Brooklyn Shooting

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was among the local leaders calling for an end to such violence. Read full article:: Vigil Held For 4 Men Killed In Brooklyn ...→

High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Proposed South Bay School Closures

High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Proposed South Bay School Closures

Evergreen School District board members voted last week to potentially close or consolidate three schools and high real estate prices in the area could be a factor, according to district officials. Read full article:: High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Prop...→

White House tried to limit what former Russia aide Fiona Hill could say to Congress, letters show

White House tried to limit what former Russia aide Fiona Hill could say to Congress, letters show

The White House did not try and block her from testifying but told her lawyers about areas that could fall under executive privilege. Read full article:: White House tried to limit what former R...→

Home Depot employee accused of posing as Spring deputy

Home Depot employee accused of posing as Spring deputy

She was carrying handcuffs and wearing a polo and hat with the words "Harris County Sheriff's Office" printed on them, deputies say. Read full article:: Home Depot employee accused of posing as...→

Wild Ones to learn about Tyler Creek flooding issues at Oct. 24 meeting

Wild Ones to learn about Tyler Creek flooding issues at Oct. 24 meeting

On Thursday, Oct. 24, join the Northern Kane County Chapter of Wild Ones at Christ the Lord Lutheran Church in Elgin. Carl Missele, a longtime steward at Hawthorne Hill Nature Center, will talk about the changes that have taken place on Tyler Creek. In recent years, there has been an increase in the number and intensity of floods in Tyler Creek in Elgin. Read full article:: Wild Ones to learn about Tyler Creek flo...→

Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Cardinals, 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Cardinals, 1 win from World Series

By the time Stephen Strasburg jogged off the mound at 10:20 p.m. Monday, the Nationals had not only received another gem from a starting pitcher but their ace exited the game with a commanding lead in hand. Read full article:: Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Ca...→

Parents charged after St. Louis Park baby poisoned with fentanyl

Parents charged after St. Louis Park baby poisoned with fentanyl

A St. Louis Park couple who authorities say lied about their 12-month-old being poisoned by fentanyl was charged with one count of child endangerment, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announce… Read full article:: Parents charged after St. Louis Park bab...→

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved... Read full article:: Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 w...→

Woman wounded in Park Manor shooting

Woman wounded in Park Manor shooting

The 24-year-old was in a vehicle when someone fired shots from an unknown direction. Read full article:: Woman wounded in Park Manor shooting...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Bolton Objected to Ukraine Pressure Campaign, Calling Giuliani ‘a Hand Grenade’

Bolton Objected to Ukraine Pressure Campaign, Calling Giuliani ‘a Hand Grenade’

John R. Bolton, then the national security adviser, ordered an aide to report the machinations by the president’s personal attorney to a White House lawyer, House investigators were told. Read full article:: Bolton Objected to Ukraine Pressure Camp...→

Taunton Man Dies From EEE

Taunton Man Dies From EEE

A fourth Massachusetts resident has died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Read full article:: Taunton Man Dies From EEE...→

Hoplark HopTea Lets You Enjoy Craft Beer Hops Without the Alcohol

Hoplark HopTea Lets You Enjoy Craft Beer Hops Without the Alcohol

Boulder's HopLark brews hop-based tea for drinkers who love the craft beer experience but want something non-alcoholic. Read full article:: Hoplark HopTea Lets You Enjoy Craft Beer...→

Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent Contained, 1,011 Acres Burned

Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent Contained, 1,011 Acres Burned

The Sandalwood Fire that tore through a Calimesa, killing at least two people, was 100 percent contained as of Monday evening. Read full article:: Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent ...→

Authorities: Waukegan officer shot man after almost being hit by vehicle

Authorities: Waukegan officer shot man after almost being hit by vehicle

An Waukegan officer shot a man in a suspicious vehicle after almost being run down Monday night, police said. Read full article:: Authorities: Waukegan officer shot man a...→

Mother Succumbs To Injuries As Logan Heights House Fire Claims A Second Life - Times of San Diego

A second person has died from injuries suffered in a predawn weekend house fire in Logan Heights, authorities reported Monday. Read full article:: Mother Succumbs To Injuries As Logan Hei...→

Fed’s back printing money – so what gives?

Fed’s back printing money – so what gives?

Although there’s been no official announcement, the Federal Reserve has restarted QE — better known as Quack Economics. You might know it better as Quantitative Easing, in which the central bank bu… Read full article:: Fed’s back printing money – so what give...→

Off-duty police officer shoots man who nearly struck him with car in Waukegan: police

Off-duty police officer shoots man who nearly struck him with car in Waukegan: police

The officer was investigating a suspicious vehicle when driver sped off and narrowly missed the officer, police said. Read full article:: Off-duty police officer shoots man who n...→

The significance of Instagram and email marketing for retail businesses

One of the biggest assets you can create for your business is email lists. No matter whatever changes Google makes in its algorithms; no ban can ever be made on Read full article:: The significance of Instagram and email ...→

Andrew Yang explains why digital data is personal property

Andrew Yang explains why digital data is personal property

2020 candidate Andrew Yang explains how he plans to reframe how we think about data and data privacy. Read full article:: Andrew Yang explains why digital data is...→

Founder of ‘Ben and Jerry’s’ talks support for Bernie Sanders

Founder of ‘Ben and Jerry’s’ talks support for Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders’ campaign co-chair and one of the founders of the popular ice cream brand “Ben and Jerry’s”, Ben Cohen, talks about his support for the 2020 hopeful as he returns to the campaign trail after a heart attack. Read full article:: Founder of ‘Ben and Jerry’s’ talks suppo...→

4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, second of two quakes

4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, second of two quakes

>> WATCH LIVE EARTHQUAKE COVERAGE HERE >> CURRENT WEATHER CONDITIONS PLEASANT HILL (KRON) — Two earthquakes struck near Pleasant Hill Monday night within minutes of each other. Th… Read full article:: 4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, sec...→

German security services want more powers to fight extremism

German security services want more powers to fight extremism

Germany's security services are seeking greater powers to fight the kind of far-right extremism behind last week's synagogue attack, including requiring Internet companies to report illegal hate speech Read full article:: German security services want more power...→

Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To Homelessness?

Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To Homelessness?

It’s a small but growing movement in the Bay Area: living tiny. Community leaders are increasingly deploying tiny homes to help the homeless. Read full article:: Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To ...→

Trump floats lawsuit threat against CNN over recording of 'bias'

Trump floats lawsuit threat against CNN over recording of 'bias'

President Trump on Monday floated a lawsuit threat against CNN over reports that the network’s president, Jeff Zucker, launched an internal bias campaign to undermine his presidency. Read full article:: Trump floats lawsuit threat against CNN ...→

WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to stay afloat

WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to stay afloat

Office sharing company WeWork’s race for emergency funding is starting to resemble a high-wire act. JPMorgan’s pitch to help WeWork score roughly $5 billion to keep it afloat is contingent on wheth… Read full article:: WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to sta...→

De Blasio accuses Cuomo of politicizing Mother Cabrini statue

De Blasio accuses Cuomo of politicizing Mother Cabrini statue

Mayor de Blasio Monday accused Gov. Cuomo of politicizing Mother Cabrini amidst ongoing local outrage directed at First Lady Chirlane McCray’s decision to not include a Cabrini statue in a pr… Read full article:: De Blasio accuses Cuomo of politicizing ...→

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC on New Charge

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC on New Charge

Cuba Gooding Jr. is expected to appear in court on Tuesday to face a new undisclosed charge in his sexual misconduct case. Prosecutors revealed last week that the charge is contained in a new indictment against... Read full article:: Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC ...→

Palatine approves permit for halal restaurant featuring Pakistani, Indian cuisine

Palatine approves permit for halal restaurant featuring Pakistani, Indian cuisine

A restaurant serving Indian and Pakistani food, as well as hamburgers and fries, will open a Palatine outpost in a former bagel joint at Northwest Highway and Quentin Road. Read full article:: Palatine approves permit for halal resta...→

4.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Contra Costa County

The epicenter was 1 mile from Pleasant Hill, according to the United States Geological Survey. Read full article:: 4.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Contra Co...→

Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turkey's Syrian fighters

The Syrian fighters vowed to kill "pigs" and "infidels," paraded their Kurdish captives in front of cameras and, in one graphic video, fired several rounds into a man lying on the side of a... Read full article:: Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turke...→

Despite defections, Facebook officially launches Libra

Despite defections, Facebook officially launches Libra

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook officially moved forward with its plans Monday to create a new digital currency called Libra, despite several high-profile defections from the project and intense criticism from U.S. regulators and politicians. The Libra Association, the nonprofit... Read full article:: Despite defections, Facebook officially ...→

Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsidering White House run: report

Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsidering White House run: report

Mike Bloomberg is still considering a 2020 run — if Joe Biden’s campaign implodes, according to a new report. The CNBC report comes just days after The Post revealed that TV’s “Judge Judy” said the… Read full article:: Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsid...→

4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

A 4.5 magnitude struck south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.  Read full article:: 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Plea...→

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

More victims and more damage have been found in typhoon-hit areas of Japan, where rescue crews are searching for people still missing Read full article:: More victims, more damage found in Japan...→

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

With several starters getting the night off, Howard worked the boards, played defense and shared the ball for a well-rounded 12-point, 13-rebound, four-steal night in Monday’s preseason victo… Read full article:: Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ pres...→

Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over police arrest of person of color

Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over police arrest of person of color

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota has filed another lawsuit against the city of Worthington and its police department, alleging an officer and ride-along partner … Read full article:: Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over p...→

Nickelodeon debuts 'The Casagrandes,' about a multigenerational Latino family

Nickelodeon debuts 'The Casagrandes,' about a multigenerational Latino family

“I want kids to have what I didn’t have, which is to be able to see myself on TV or somebody who looked like me and my family," said writer and consultant Lalo Alcaraz. Read full article:: Nickelodeon debuts 'The Casagrandes,' ab...→

Trump inks executive order sanctioning Turkish officials

Trump inks executive order sanctioning Turkish officials

President Trump signed an executive order on Monday imposing sanctions on Turkish officials involved in the country’s military operation in northeast Syria, the Trump administration said. The… Read full article:: Trump inks executive order sanctioning T...→

Warriors fall to Lakers 104-98 in preseason game lacking star power

Warriors fall to Lakers 104-98 in preseason game lacking star power

The Warriors lost to the Lakers in a preseason game that won’t be remembered for what happened on the court. Read full article:: Warriors fall to Lakers 104-98 in presea...→

California brain surgeon accused of child sex abuse found dead in jail cell

California brain surgeon accused of child sex abuse found dead in jail cell

A California neurosurgeon facing trial for alleged child sex crimes was reportedly found dead in his jail cell Sunday morning in a suspected suicide. James Kohut, 59, was found alone in his cell at… Read full article:: California brain surgeon accused of chil...→

Kaiser workers gather at Los Angeles Medical Center to protest inadequate staffing, long patients waits

Kaiser workers gather at Los Angeles Medical Center to protest inadequate staffing, long patients waits

Kaiser mental health workers, dietitians, audiologists and others represented by the National Union of Healthcare Workers protested in front of Kaiser’s Los Angeles Medical Center on Monday, Oct. 14. They are seeking increased staffing so p Read full article:: Kaiser workers gather at Los Angeles Med...→

Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC for Weinstein story

In reporter Ronan Farrow's account of his contentious divorce from NBC News, the more evidence he gathered on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct, the less... Read full article:: Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC...→

Congressman accused of using campaign funds for family vacations seeks GOP endorsement for another term

Congressman accused of using campaign funds for family vacations seeks GOP endorsement for another term

Southern California U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter is seeking funds to run for another term, even though he's been indicted for misappropriating campaign funds. Read full article:: Congressman accused of using campaign fu...→

Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Packers

Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Packers

Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions had a chance to build a big lead in the first half. Read full article:: Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Pa...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grieving community that... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

How a 'broken rung' in the corporate ladder stops women from getting to the top

How a 'broken rung' in the corporate ladder stops women from getting to the top

An all-encompassing new report from LeanIn.org and McKinsley and Company looks at why women aren't getting promoted as much as men. Read full article:: How a 'broken rung' in the corporate lad...→

Authors Atwood, Evaristo jointly win Booker Prize

Authors Atwood, Evaristo jointly win Booker Prize

“The Testaments,” published last month, is the sequel to the Atwood’s best-selling 1985 novel “The Handmaid’s Tale.” British author Evaristo’s “Girl,… Read full article:: Authors Atwood, Evaristo jointly win Boo...→

Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving From Hull of Capsized Boat

Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving From Hull of Capsized Boat

Two men found themselves in a race against time Monday morning as they waved for help from the hull of their capsized boat, not knowing how long they had before it would sink completely. Read full article:: Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving F...→

Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; kill 13 and wound 9

MORELIA, Mexico (AP) — State police expected the worst when they ventured into the wild township of Aguililla to serve a single warrant. Commanders sent 42 officers in five trucks. It wasn’t … Read full article:: Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; k...→

LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly misinformed” about China

LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly misinformed” about China

LeBron James spoke to the media for the first time since returning from China before the Lakers’ game against the Warriors Monday. Read full article:: LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly m...→

San Diego True-Crime Author Caitlin Rother Plans Book on Rebecca Zahau Case - Times of San Diego

Noted true-crime author Caitlin Rother has signed a deal to write a book about the mysterious death eight years ago of Rebecca Zahau in a Coronado mansion. Read full article:: San Diego True-Crime Author Caitlin Roth...→

At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment isn’t on constituents’ minds

At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment isn’t on constituents’ minds

While social media and cable news shows are consumed with the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig’s constituents in Eagan, her hometown, had other issues on… Read full article:: At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment ...→

Community Spotlight: Historic museum highlights women of color | WTOP

Community Spotlight: Historic museum highlights women of color | WTOP

This content is sponsored by United Bank This fall, the Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives will debut Profile Noir, a photography exhibit and lecture series highlighting 100 women of color. Read full article:: Community Spotlight: Historic museum hig...→

Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon Hosts Impeachment 101 Discussion As Inquiry Into President Trump Heats Up

Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon Hosts Impeachment 101 Discussion As Inquiry Into President Trump Heats Up

Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon, a Democrat representing Pennsylvania's 5th District, hosted an impeachment 101 discussion at Ezekiel Church in Philly. Read full article:: Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scan...→

Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francisco's Tenderloin

Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francisco's Tenderloin

San Francisco police said officers in the Tenderloin neighborhood are investigating a homicide that occurred Monday afternoon. Read full article:: Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francis...→

Packers rally past Lions on Crosby’s short field goal as time expires

Packers rally past Lions on Crosby’s short field goal as time expires

Mason Crosby kicked a 23-yard field goal as time expired to cap the Packers’ rally and strengthen their hold of first place in the NFC North. Read full article:: Packers rally past Lions on Crosby’s sho...→

Woman celebrates paying off her student loans with funeral-themed photo shoot

Woman celebrates paying off her student loans with funeral-themed photo shoot

One New York woman is celebrating the “death” of her over $100,000 student debt with an amazing funeral-themed photo shoot. And she’s killing it – literally. Read full article:: Woman celebrates paying off her student ...→

LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brilliance now define legacy

LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brilliance now define legacy

Monday night before a packed and raucous sold-out Nationals Park crowd of 43,675 energized by their team’s first NL Championship Series home game, Stephen Strasburg focused on what he could control — and he controlled the St. Louis Cardinals for seven innings of one-run baseball. Read full article:: LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brillianc...→

Chime & Stave restaurant opens in Campton Crossing

Chime & Stave restaurant opens in Campton Crossing

St. Charles Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Chime & Stave on Thursday, Oct. 17. Chime and Stave is an American food restaurant using farm-to-table ingredients. Read full article:: Chime & Stave restaurant opens in Campto...→

Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations With City Wrap Up With No Deal Monday Night

Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations With City Wrap Up With No Deal Monday Night

Ngotiations between the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union wrapped up for the night with no deal Monday, as the days count down before a strike could go ahead. Read full article:: Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations Wi...→

Nationals’ pitching blueprint has them on World Series edge

Nationals’ pitching blueprint has them on World Series edge

WASHINGTON — The starting pitching-rich Mets tried to use the Nationals as a template of success, a way to climb out of the hole they put themselves in this season and it never worked out. For the … Read full article:: Nationals’ pitching blueprint has them o...→

Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake South capture sectional titles

Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake South capture sectional titles

Golf is a much more fun game to play when almost every putt you take finds the bottom of the cup, a feeling Crystal Lake South senior John Lishchynsky enjoyed Monday at the Class 2A Burlington Central sectional held at Whisper Creek in Huntley. Read full article:: Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake Sou...→

Boys golf: Glenbard West's Wild stands out

Boys golf: Glenbard West's Wild stands out

Glenbard West placed first at the Class 3A Glenbard West boys golf sectional and sophomore John Wild won medalist honors. Read full article:: Boys golf: Glenbard West's Wild stands o...→

Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Homeless, Crime In SF's Ingleside

Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Homeless, Crime In SF's Ingleside

A pedestrian pathway in San Francisco's Ingleside neighborhood is at the center of a new fight over pushing out the homeless after fed-up neighbors built a wooden wall there. Read full article:: Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Hom...→

Hannity calls for Republicans to 'go on the record' and say Ukraine transcript doesn't 'rise' to impeachment

Sean Hannity took aim at House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff Monday night, blasting him for his comments this weekend regarding contact with the Trump-Ukraine whistleblower. Read full article:: Hannity calls for Republicans to 'go on ...→

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals’ struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Wash… Read full article:: Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 w...→

What titles are set to appear on Disney+

What titles are set to appear on Disney+

In a brief, but information-packed social media post, Disney teased just a sampling of the content that will be available on its soon-to-launch Disney+ service. The doors of the vaunted "Disney Vaults" will swing wide, the post notes. "It. Is. Time. From Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to The... Read full article:: What titles are set to appear on Disney+...→

Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now Accused of NYC Murder Spree

Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now Accused of NYC Murder Spree

Criminal justice reform organizations twice bailed out a Dominican immigrant who has now been accused of going on a murder spree. Read full article:: Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now...→

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Elizabeth Warren hits Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook in ad: 'Given Donald Trump free rein to lie'... Ryan McCarthy, Army secretary, warns troops bashing Trump Syria withdrawal Read full article:: View today's front page >...→

Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 NLCS lead | WTOP

Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 NLCS lead | WTOP

Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 and the Nationals kept rolling with an 8-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the NLCS, pushing them within one win of the World Series. Read full article:: Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 ...→

Maui family grows world’s heaviest avocado

Juliane Pokini says they received the seed from a relative’s tree on Oahu. It took the Pokini’s about 10 months for the avocado to get this big. Read full article:: Maui family grows world’s heaviest avoca...→

Blackhawks ride strong second period to beat Oilers, earn first win of season

Blackhawks ride strong second period to beat Oilers, earn first win of season

The Hawks produced 24 shot attempts and allowed just eight in the second period, a drastic turnaround from the past three games. Read full article:: Blackhawks ride strong second period to ...→

NC Poll: Trump Leads All Democrat Rivals in Hypothetical Matchups

NC Poll: Trump Leads All Democrat Rivals in Hypothetical Matchups

Trump is leading all of his potential Democrat challengers in hypothetical general election matchups in North Carolina, a poll shows. Read full article:: NC Poll: Trump Leads All Democrat Rivals...→

California is first state to mandate school start times

California is first state to mandate school start times

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The bell doesn't ring until 8 a.m. at Lincoln High School, but by then freshman Briana Lopez has been awake for hours. The 14-year-old leaves her house in Northern California at 6:30 each morning so she... Read full article:: California is first state to mandate sch...→

Police: Moraga fire during PG&E shutoff ‘appears to be accidental’

Police: Moraga fire during PG&E shutoff ‘appears to be accidental’

A police chief said arson investigators with the department and CalFire have found the cause of last week’s Merrill Fire was “accidental.” Read full article:: Police: Moraga fire during PG&E shutoff ...→

'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident Starts Unique Neighborhood Meeting; Police Hope It Catches On

'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident Starts Unique Neighborhood Meeting; Police Hope It Catches On

As the St. Paul Police Department works to curb violence across the city, they're incorporating ideas from members of the community. Read full article:: 'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident S...→

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid New Allegations

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid New Allegations

New allegations against Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. have added a layer of uncertainty to his sexual misconduct case on the eve of his arraignment, reports USA Today. Read full article:: Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid Ne...→

Impact of Jets’ players-only meeting is still being felt

Impact of Jets’ players-only meeting is still being felt

Exactly a week ago, the Monday after the Jets had been publicly flogged by the Eagles in Philadelphia to fall to 0-4, their season was in peril. Sensing the urgency of a season slipping away, a pla… Read full article:: Impact of Jets’ players-only meeting is ...→

Ex-Russia Adviser: WH Officials Were Alarmed by Ukraine Call

Ex-Russia Adviser: WH Officials Were Alarmed by Ukraine Call

Former White House adviser on Russia and Europe, Fiona Hill, testified White House officials were alarmed by efforts to press Ukraine into opening an investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter, according to The Wall Street Journal. Read full article:: Ex-Russia Adviser: WH Officials Were Ala...→

EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still possible this week

EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still possible this week

The European Union's Brexit negotiator says a divorce deal with the United Kingdom is still possible this week but that the British government needs to come forward with a legal text Read full article:: EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still poss...→

Michelle Obama to travel to Vietnam to spotlight girls’ educators

Michelle Obama to travel to Vietnam to spotlight girls’ educators

This International Day of the Girl, former first lady Michelle Obama reveals that she and TODAY co-hosts Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager will travel to Vietnam in December to shine a light on those helping girls stay in school. Read full article:: Michelle Obama to travel to Vietnam to s...→

Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Crash Onto Train Tracks

Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Crash Onto Train Tracks

A 15-year-old girl who was among two teens killed in a fiery crash in Rockland County will be buried in New Jersey on Tuesday as communities mourn their tragic deaths. Read full article:: Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Cras...→

Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacuate plane in Chicago

Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacuate plane in Chicago

Southwest Airlines has evacuated a flight over a hydraulic issue that cropped up after landing in at Chicago's Midway International Airport Read full article:: Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacu...→

Mom with incurable cancer crosses NYC off her bucket list

Mom with incurable cancer crosses NYC off her bucket list

It’s the trip of a lifetime. In 2017, Hanna Olivas was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare blood cancer. Doctors gave her three to five years to live. Despite the devastating diagnosis, the mot… Read full article:: Mom with incurable cancer crosses NYC of...→

Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay

Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay

A magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolted the East Bay late Monday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read full article:: Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay...→

Timothy Omundson’s brave battle after suffering a stroke

Timothy Omundson’s brave battle after suffering a stroke

Veteran actor Timothy Omundson continues his prime time reemergence with appearances this week on “This Is Us” and “American Housewife” — two-and-a-half years after suffering a stroke. “At first I … Read full article:: Timothy Omundson’s brave battle after su...→

SDSU Makes Official Offer on Mission Valley Stadium Site

SDSU Makes Official Offer on Mission Valley Stadium Site

As expected, San Diego State University officially presented an offer to buy the Mission Valley stadium site for $68 million Monday night. Read full article:: SDSU Makes Official Offer on Mission Val...→

Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, sets stage for hearing

Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, sets stage for hearing

Hoffman Estates officials are preparing to regulate the sale of recreational marijuana in their village after Jan. 1 despite the apparently contradictory directions they and other municipalities have received from the state. Read full article:: Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, s...→

After Hours: October 2019

After Hours: October 2019

Images from the After Hours section of the October 2019 issue of the Daily Herald Business Ledger. Read full article:: After Hours: October 2019...→

Torrey Craig gets his starting audition as Nuggets stay undefeated in preseason

Torrey Craig gets his starting audition as Nuggets stay undefeated in preseason

Chalk it up to a meaningless preseason game if you want. The Suns are hardly expected to be in Denver’s orbit this upcoming season. Read full article:: Torrey Craig gets his starting audition ...→

Bolton objected to Ukraine pressure campaign, calling Giuliani ‘a hand grenade’

Bolton objected to Ukraine pressure campaign, calling Giuliani ‘a hand grenade’

WASHINGTON — The effort to pressure Ukraine for political help provoked a heated confrontation inside the White House last summer that so alarmed John R. Bolton, then the national security adviser, that he told an aide to alert White House... Read full article:: Bolton objected to Ukraine pressure camp...→

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso, right, tries to shoot as Golden State Warriors guard Jacob Evans defends during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)... LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 14: Anthony Davis #3, Kyle Kuzma #0 and LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to play during the first half against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles Read full article:: Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ pres...→

Underage bar-goer busted with fake ‘McLovin’ ID

Underage bar-goer busted with fake ‘McLovin’ ID

This was a super bad move. A 20-year-old man in Iowa was arrested for drinking in a bar with a replica of the “McLovin” fake ID made famous by the hit comedy “Superbad,” a report said. Police spott… Read full article:: Underage bar-goer busted with fake ‘McLo...→

Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish activist group over alleged anti-Semitism and white nationalism at town hall event

Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish activist group over alleged "anti-Semitism" and "white nationalism" at town hall event

At a town hall event in Louisiana on Monday, members of a progressive Jewish activist group on confronted Rep. Steve Scalise over what the group says is "anti-Semitic" and "anti-immigrant" rhetoric promoted by Republicans. Read full article:: Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish ...→

Ingraham: Dem presidency means 'traditional views on family and sexuality will be shunned'

Ingraham: Dem presidency means 'traditional views on family and sexuality will be shunned'

Laura Ingraham went after Democrats Monday saying that a Democratic President will affect traditional religious institutions negatively. Read full article:: Ingraham: Dem presidency means 'traditio...→

Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed after pedestrian hit by vehicle

Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed after pedestrian hit by vehicle

LEANDER, Texas (KXAN) — The Leander Police Department reported a crash between a pedestrian and a vehicle early Monday night, which resulted in a closure on Horizon Park Boulevard into the late nig… Read full article:: Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed...→

#DeleteFacebook Trends After Report Says Zuckerberg Secretly Dined With Conservatives

#DeleteFacebook Trends After Report Says Zuckerberg Secretly Dined With Conservatives

The hashtag #DeleteFacebook was trending on Twitter after reports surfaced that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was holding secret dinner meetings at his home over the summer with conservative figures. Read full article:: #DeleteFacebook Trends After Report Says...→

LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misinformed, not really educated' on Hong Kong tweet

LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misinformed, not really educated' on Hong Kong tweet

The NBA superstar characterized the international incident caused by Morey's tweet as a cautionary tale about the power of social media. Read full article:: LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misin...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - Atatiana Jefferson

Latest news and commentary on Atatiana Jefferson including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article:: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year....
On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexua

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.... On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexua

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.... On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexual harassment allegations by Anita Hill, the Senate narrowly confirmed the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supreme Court, 52-48. Read full article:: Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day...→

Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims two people he killed in Winter Haven were 'number 7 and 8'

Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims two people he killed in Winter Haven were 'number 7 and 8'

POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- A desperate search begins for an armed-and-dangerous man who is wanted in the Winter Haven double homicide.... The Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a double homicide investigation near the corner of 16th Street Northeast and Avenue D Northeast in Winter Haven Monday night. Deputies identified 35-year-old Stanley "Woo Woo" Mossburg Read full article:: Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims ...→

Woman killed by Texas officer was devoted to family

Atatiana Jefferson was devoted to her family and had moved into her mother's Fort Worth home earlier this year to help as her mom's health declined, relatives said. Read full article:: Woman killed by Texas officer was devote...→

Fans angered as Lebron James bows to Beijing in NBA-China controversy: "We all have freedom of speech but at times there are ramifications

"We all have freedom of speech, but at times, there are ramifications for a negative that can happen," James said to reporters Monday night. Read full article:: Fans angered as Lebron James bows to Bei...→

Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threatens its economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Targeting Turkey’s economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turks’ assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria — an ass… Read full article:: Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threa...→

AP source: Ex-Trump adviser objected to ambassador’s firing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser on Russia, told House impeachment investigators behind closed doors Monday that she had strongly and repeatedly objected to the ouster ear… Read full article:: AP source: Ex-Trump adviser objected to ...→

MSNBC's Chris Hayes praises Ronan Farrow's reporting, offers subtle dig at NBC News for killing Weinstein story

MSNBC's Chris Hayes praises Ronan Farrow's reporting, offers subtle dig at NBC News for killing Weinstein story

MSNBC host Chris Hayes took a moment on Monday night to address the growing controversy surrounding NBC News exposed in Ronan Farrow's new book and praised his reporting, Read full article:: MSNBC's Chris Hayes praises Ronan Farrow...→

White House: Trump condemns violent parody, hasn’t seen it

The video, which drew widespread condemnation, was played during a conference held by conservative supporters of the president at his Miami golf resort last week. Read full article:: White House: Trump condemns violent paro...→

Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC for Weinstein story

NEW YORK (AP) — In reporter Ronan Farrow’s account of his contentious divorce from NBC News, the more evidence he gathered on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein’s alleged sexual misconduc… Read full article:: Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC...→

Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After Being Struck by Hit-Run Driver

Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After Being Struck by Hit-Run Driver

Authorities Monday sought public help to find a hit-and-run motorist responsible for gravely injuring a bicyclist in Santa Ana. Read full article:: Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After ...→

Trump policy targeting immigrants who use safety net services blocked by federal court in Illinois

Trump policy targeting immigrants who use safety net services blocked by federal court in Illinois

Illinois on Monday added its name to a list of four other states that have blocked Trump’s public charge rule that targets poor immigrants who receive public assistance. Read full article:: Trump policy targeting immigrants who us...→

Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; kill 13 and wound 9

State police expected the worst when they ventured into the wild township of Aguililla to serve a single warrant. Commanders sent 42 officers in five trucks. Read full article:: Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; k...→

Transgender Man Attacked Inside Philly 7-Eleven, Police Say

Transgender Man Attacked Inside Philly 7-Eleven, Police Say

Family members say a transgender man was attacked and beaten inside a 7-Eleven store in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood Sunday night. Read full article:: Transgender Man Attacked Inside Philly 7...→

How to pet proof your home | WTOP

How to pet proof your home | WTOP

How do you pet proof my house? Constantly keeping your fur baby out of trouble is exhausting. Keeping tips in mind can hopefully help slightly decrease anxiety. Read full article:: How to pet proof your home | WTOP...→

Kane, Nylander Score As Blackhawks Top Edmonton Oilers For Season's First Win

Kane, Nylander Score As Blackhawks Top Edmonton Oilers For Season's First Win

Patrick Kane and Alexander Nylander scored, Corey Crawford stopped 27 shots, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers Monday night for their first win of the season. Read full article:: Kane, Nylander Score As Blackhawks Top E...→

Celebrate Diwali Festival Oct. 19 in Aurora

Celebrate Diwali Festival Oct. 19 in Aurora

Aurora's Indian American Community Outreach Advisory Board will celebrate its sixth Diwali Festival on Saturday, Oct. 19, at Metea Valley High School in Aurora. Read full article:: Celebrate Diwali Festival Oct. 19 in Aur...→

Crawford Lead Blackhawks to 1st Win, 3-1 Over Oilers

Crawford Lead Blackhawks to 1st Win, 3-1 Over Oilers

Patrick Kane and Alexander Nylander scored, Corey Crawford stopped 27 shots, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Monday night for their first win of the season. Read full article:: Crawford Lead Blackhawks to 1st Win, 3-1...→

Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of the fathers of flight, stolen from national memorial in North Carolina

Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of the fathers of flight, stolen from national memorial in North Carolina

A statue of Orville Wright has been stolen from a monument dedicated to the Wright Brothers in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Read full article:: Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of th...→

Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘misinformed’ before sending tweet about China, Hong Kong

Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘misinformed’ before sending tweet about China, Hong Kong

James’ lengthy answer about whether Morey should be punished for his tweet didn’t appear to specifically address the merits of Morey’s support of Hong Kong sovereignty. James then took to social me… Read full article:: Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘m...→

Capital City Mambo Sauce co-owner dies | WTOP

Capital City Mambo Sauce co-owner dies | WTOP

Charles Jones, one of the founders of the D.C. area company Capital City Mambo Sauce, died Friday. He was 46 years old. Read full article:: Capital City Mambo Sauce co-owner dies |...→

Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fundraiser Oct. 26

Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fundraiser Oct. 26

Take a chance for a good cause. Join the Batavia Parks Foundation at the 1980s-themed "Casino Night" fundraiser. Experience a fun night out with friends, play casino games, enter a raffle to win great prizes, wear your favorite '80s outfit, dance to the DJ, and enjoy refreshments and appetizers all in support of Batavia's parks. Read full article:: Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fun...→

California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over Power Shutoffs

California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over Power Shutoffs

California's utility regulator is issuing a series of sanctions against Pacific Gas and Electric for what it calls ``failures in execution'' during the largest planned power shut-off in state history to... Read full article:: California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over...→

Popular holiday flower show returns Nov. 6 to Huntley

Popular holiday flower show returns Nov. 6 to Huntley

The Huntley Area Lions Club invites everyone to its annual holiday flower basket raffle on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Read full article:: Popular holiday flower show returns Nov....→

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

NAGANO, Japan (AP) — More victims and more damage have been found in typhoon-hit areas of central and northern Japan, where rescue crews are searching for people still missing. Prime Minister Shinz… Read full article:: More victims, more damage found in Japan...→

Students: Photography a learning experience

Students: Photography a learning experience

Sixteen Long Island youths showcased their photographs as part of a program to teach diversity. Read full article:: Students: Photography a learning experie...→

Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port of Entry: Attorney

Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port of Entry: Attorney

A 9-year-old girl from El Salvador and her mother are going on their 10th day of detention at a port of entry station in San Diego County. Read full article:: Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port ...→

Gaetz blasts Schiff for removing him from 'unfair' impeachment inquiry hearing

Gaetz blasts Schiff for removing him from 'unfair' impeachment inquiry hearing

House Judiciary Committee Member Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., ripped Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif, for having him removed from a Trump impeachment inquiry hearing. Read full article:: Gaetz blasts Schiff for removing him fro...→

Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside River North Club While Bouncers Did Nothing

Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside River North Club While Bouncers Did Nothing

A man said he was beaten up during a night out at a River North nightclub while the bouncers didn’t bat an eye. Read full article:: Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside ...→

Your Tuesday Briefing

Your Tuesday Briefing

Syria, Brexit, Deutsche Bank: Here’s what you need to know. Read full article:: Your Tuesday Briefing...→

Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3

Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3

The Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3 Monday night. Read full article:: Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3...→

Dissatisfaction Flying High On Sun Country Under New Management

Dissatisfaction Flying High On Sun Country Under New Management

Sun Country Airlines will highlight Tuesday what the company calls positive changes and future plans. But passengers have repeatedly reported to us their complaints about canceled flights and customer service. Read full article:: Dissatisfaction Flying High On Sun Count...→

How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?

How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?

The situation in northeastern Syria seems to be changing by the hour. So, how did we get to this point? Read full article:: How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?...→

LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s China controversy

LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s China controversy

LeBron James fanned the NBA’s China controversy on Monday, saying Rockets GM Daryl Morey “wasn’t educated” when he tweeted his support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. “I don’t want to ge… Read full article:: LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s...→

Kamala Harris: Impeaching Trump 'shouldn't take very long' because 'we have a confession'

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Sunday said the impeachment of President Trump "shouldn't take very long" because she claimed he's already confessed that he pressured Ukrainian leaders to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, a 2020 presidential rival. Read full article:: Kamala Harris: Impeaching Trump 'shouldn...→

Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’s Ukraine business dealings

Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’s Ukraine business dealings

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are examining Rudy Giuliani’s business dealings in Ukraine, including his finances, meetings and work for a city mayor there, according to people familiar with the matter. Read full article:: Federal prosecutors scrutinize Giuliani’...→

EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still possible this week

EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still possible this week

The European Union's Brexit negotiator says a divorce deal with the United Kingdom is still possible this week but that the British government needs to come forward with a legal text Read full article:: EU's Barnier says Brexit deal still poss...→

Andrew Yang explains why digital data is personal property

Andrew Yang explains why digital data is personal property

2020 candidate Andrew Yang explains how he plans to reframe how we think about data and data privacy. Read full article:: Andrew Yang explains why digital data is...→

Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine

Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine

As the impeachment inquiry is ramping up, many are wondering why the U.S. is giving aid to Ukraine in the first place. Read full article:: Why U.S. aid is so important to Ukraine...→

Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Crash Onto Train Tracks

Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Crash Onto Train Tracks

A 15-year-old girl who was among two teens killed in a fiery crash in Rockland County will be buried in New Jersey on Tuesday as communities mourn their tragic deaths. Read full article:: Communities Mourn Teens Who Died in Cras...→

4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, second of two quakes

4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, second of two quakes

>> WATCH LIVE EARTHQUAKE COVERAGE HERE >> CURRENT WEATHER CONDITIONS PLEASANT HILL (KRON) — Two earthquakes struck near Pleasant Hill Monday night within minutes of each other. Th… Read full article:: 4.5 earthquake shakes Pleasant Hill, sec...→

Foreigners exit northeastern Syria fearing government reach

Foreigners exit northeastern Syria fearing government reach

Foreign aid workers and journalists pack the border crossing, looking to get out of northeast Syria and into Iraq, a sign of the sudden transformation sweeping the Kurdish-run region Read full article:: Foreigners exit northeastern Syria feari...→

Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacuate plane in Chicago

Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacuate plane in Chicago

Southwest Airlines has evacuated a flight over a hydraulic issue that cropped up after landing in at Chicago's Midway International Airport Read full article:: Hydraulic issue leads Southwest to evacu...→

Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To Homelessness?

Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To Homelessness?

It’s a small but growing movement in the Bay Area: living tiny. Community leaders are increasingly deploying tiny homes to help the homeless. Read full article:: Tiny Homes: A Movement Or A Solution To ...→

Bolton instructed former Russia adviser to alert NSC lawyer over Ukraine, adviser testifies

Bolton instructed former Russia adviser to alert NSC lawyer over Ukraine, adviser testifies

Fiona Hill, the former senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs, told lawmakers on Monday that a July meeting with Ukrainian and U.S. officials about unspecified investigations left her and John Bolton, the former national security adviser, so concerned that he directed her to alert a lawyer in the National Security Council, Fox News confirmed. Read full article:: Bolton instructed former Russia adviser ...→

Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay

Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay

A magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolted the East Bay late Monday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read full article:: Magnitude 4.7 quake jolts East Bay...→

WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to stay afloat

WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to stay afloat

Office sharing company WeWork’s race for emergency funding is starting to resemble a high-wire act. JPMorgan’s pitch to help WeWork score roughly $5 billion to keep it afloat is contingent on wheth… Read full article:: WeWork pins its hopes on JPMorgan to sta...→

Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, netting $60K in jewelry: cops

Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, netting $60K in jewelry: cops

Cops on Monday collared a serial stick-up artist from Brooklyn who is suspected of helping pull off 13 crimes across the city, netting tens of thousands of dollars in jewelry, authorities said. Bra… Read full article:: Brooklyn robber suspected of 13 crimes, ...→

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC on New Charge

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC on New Charge

Cuba Gooding Jr. is expected to appear in court on Tuesday to face a new undisclosed charge in his sexual misconduct case. Prosecutors revealed last week that the charge is contained in a new indictment against... Read full article:: Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned in NYC ...→

6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California

6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California

A strong earthquake rattled a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on Thursday morning, making hanging lamps sway and photo frames on walls shake. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries but a swarm of aftershocks were reported. Read full article:: 6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Souther...→

Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, sets stage for hearing

Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, sets stage for hearing

Hoffman Estates officials are preparing to regulate the sale of recreational marijuana in their village after Jan. 1 despite the apparently contradictory directions they and other municipalities have received from the state. Read full article:: Hoffman Estates board backs pot sales, s...→

4.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Contra Costa County

The epicenter was 1 mile from Pleasant Hill, according to the United States Geological Survey. Read full article:: 4.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Contra Co...→

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

PLEASANT HILL (CBS SF) — A pair of earthquakes, measuring 2.5 and 4.5 magnitude respectively,  struck just south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, rocking the East Bay, authorities said.... According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 2.5 quake struck at 10:23 p.m. about a mile south of Pleasant Hill and was followed nearly 10 minutes later by the 4.5 temblor. Read full article:: 4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Plea...→

Torrey Craig gets his starting audition as Nuggets stay undefeated in preseason

Torrey Craig gets his starting audition as Nuggets stay undefeated in preseason

Chalk it up to a meaningless preseason game if you want. The Suns are hardly expected to be in Denver’s orbit this upcoming season. Read full article:: Torrey Craig gets his starting audition ...→

Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turkey's Syrian fighters

The Syrian fighters vowed to kill "pigs" and "infidels," paraded their Kurdish captives in front of cameras and, in one graphic video, fired several rounds into a man lying on the side of a... Read full article:: Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turke...→

M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut Creek

M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut Creek

A 4.5 magnitude earthquake struck near Walnut Creek late Monday night, according to the USGS. Read full article:: M4.5 Earthquake Rattles North of Walnut ...→

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ preseason win as most stars rest

Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso, right, tries to shoot as Golden State Warriors guard Jacob Evans defends during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)... LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 14: Anthony Davis #3, Kyle Kuzma #0 and LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to play during the first half against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles Read full article:: Dwight Howard stands out in Lakers’ pres...→

Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsidering White House run: report

Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsidering White House run: report

Mike Bloomberg is still considering a 2020 run — if Joe Biden’s campaign implodes, according to a new report. The CNBC report comes just days after The Post revealed that TV’s “Judge Judy” said the… Read full article:: Biden’s stumbles have Bloomberg reconsid...→

Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail Store at New Offices

Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail Store at New Offices

Major League Baseball's new office will have a rags-to-riches component. The commissioner's office said Monday it will open its first permanent retail location in the U.S., the MLB Flagship Store, next summer. Read full article:: Rags to Riches: MLB to Open NYC Retail S...→

Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish activist group over alleged anti-Semitism and white nationalism at town hall event

Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish activist group over alleged "anti-Semitism" and "white nationalism" at town hall event

At a town hall event in Louisiana on Monday, members of a progressive Jewish activist group on confronted Rep. Steve Scalise over what the group says is "anti-Semitic" and "anti-immigrant" rhetoric promoted by Republicans. Read full article:: Rep. Steve Scalise called out by Jewish ...→

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

More victims and more damage have been found in typhoon-hit areas of Japan, where rescue crews are searching for people still missing Read full article:: More victims, more damage found in Japan...→

More victims, more damage found in Japan typhoon aftermath

The toll of death and destruction from a massive typhoon that tore through central and northern Japan continued to climb Tuesday, as the government said it was considering approving a special... Read full article:: More victims, more damage found in Japan...→

Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed after pedestrian hit by vehicle

Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed after pedestrian hit by vehicle

LEANDER, Texas (KXAN) — The Leander Police Department reported a crash between a pedestrian and a vehicle early Monday night, which resulted in a closure on Horizon Park Boulevard into the late nig… Read full article:: Horizon Park Boulevard in Leander closed...→

Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over police arrest of person of color

Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over police arrest of person of color

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota has filed another lawsuit against the city of Worthington and its police department, alleging an officer and ride-along partner … Read full article:: Minnesota city facing new lawsuit over p...→

Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threatens its economy

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria - an assault Turkey began... Read full article:: Trump imposes sanctions on Turkey, threa...→

LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misinformed, not really educated' on Hong Kong tweet

LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misinformed, not really educated' on Hong Kong tweet

The NBA superstar characterized the international incident caused by Morey's tweet as a cautionary tale about the power of social media. Read full article:: LeBron: Rockets' Morey was 'either misin...→

Trump inks executive order sanctioning Turkish officials

Trump inks executive order sanctioning Turkish officials

President Trump signed an executive order on Monday imposing sanctions on Turkish officials involved in the country’s military operation in northeast Syria, the Trump administration said. The… Read full article:: Trump inks executive order sanctioning T...→

Owl killings spur moral questions about human intervention

Owl killings spur moral questions about human intervention

In a last-ditch effort to save spotted owls, federal officials are killing hundreds of barred owls in the hopes they can stave off their spotted cousins' potential extinction Read full article:: Owl killings spur moral questions about ...→

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year....
On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexua

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.... On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexua

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2019. There are 77 days left in the year.... On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexual harassment allegations by Anita Hill, the Senate narrowly confirmed the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supreme Court, 52-48. Read full article:: Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day...→

California brain surgeon accused of child sex abuse found dead in jail cell

California brain surgeon accused of child sex abuse found dead in jail cell

A California neurosurgeon facing trial for alleged child sex crimes was reportedly found dead in his jail cell Sunday morning in a suspected suicide. James Kohut, 59, was found alone in his cell at… Read full article:: California brain surgeon accused of chil...→

3 men wounded in Austin drive-by

3 men wounded in Austin drive-by

They were on a sidewalk when someone fired shots from a silver-colored vehicle. Read full article:: 3 men wounded in Austin drive-by...→

Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims two people he killed in Winter Haven were 'number 7 and 8'

Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims two people he killed in Winter Haven were 'number 7 and 8'

POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- A desperate search begins for an armed-and-dangerous man who is wanted in the Winter Haven double homicide.... The Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a double homicide investigation near the corner of 16th Street Northeast and Avenue D Northeast in Winter Haven Monday night. Deputies identified 35-year-old Stanley "Woo Woo" Mossburg Read full article:: Sheriff: Double homicide suspect claims ...→

Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC for Weinstein story

In reporter Ronan Farrow's account of his contentious divorce from NBC News, the more evidence he gathered on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct, the less... Read full article:: Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC...→

6 questions that loom over the crowded Democratic debate

Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted. Read full article:: 6 questions that loom over the crowded D...→

Fans angered as Lebron James bows to Beijing in NBA-China controversy: "We all have freedom of speech but at times there are ramifications

"We all have freedom of speech, but at times, there are ramifications for a negative that can happen," James said to reporters Monday night. Read full article:: Fans angered as Lebron James bows to Bei...→

Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Packers

Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Packers

Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions had a chance to build a big lead in the first half. Read full article:: Lions blow late lead in 23-22 loss to Pa...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grie… Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

AP source: Ex-Trump adviser objected to ambassador’s firing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser on Russia, told House impeachment investigators behind closed doors Monday that she had strongly and repeatedly objected to the ouster ear… Read full article:: AP source: Ex-Trump adviser objected to ...→

How a 'broken rung' in the corporate ladder stops women from getting to the top

How a 'broken rung' in the corporate ladder stops women from getting to the top

An all-encompassing new report from LeanIn.org and McKinsley and Company looks at why women aren't getting promoted as much as men. Read full article:: How a 'broken rung' in the corporate lad...→

Man charged with attempted murder in Cicero bowling ball attack

Man charged with attempted murder in Cicero bowling ball attack

Demetrius Easton, 30, allegedly struck a man in the head with a 14-pound bowling ball at Town Hall Bow, Cicero police said. Read full article:: Man charged with attempted murder in Cic...→

White House: Trump condemns violent parody, hasn’t seen it

The video, which drew widespread condemnation, was played during a conference held by conservative supporters of the president at his Miami golf resort last week. Read full article:: White House: Trump condemns violent paro...→

Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving From Hull of Capsized Boat

Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving From Hull of Capsized Boat

Two men found themselves in a race against time Monday morning as they waved for help from the hull of their capsized boat, not knowing how long they had before it would sink completely. Read full article:: Fishing Charter Rescues Two Men Waving F...→

Q&A: Edward Norton talks ‘Fight Club’ 20th, Md. ties to ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ | WTOP

Actor Edward Norton reflects on the 20th anniversary of “Fight Club” and shares how Columbia, Maryland partly inspired his new film “Motherless Brooklyn.” Read full article:: Q&A: Edward Norton talks ‘Fight Club’ 20...→

Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After Being Struck by Hit-Run Driver

Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After Being Struck by Hit-Run Driver

Authorities Monday sought public help to find a hit-and-run motorist responsible for gravely injuring a bicyclist in Santa Ana. Read full article:: Man on Bicycle in Grave Condition After ...→

LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly misinformed” about China

LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly misinformed” about China

LeBron James spoke to the media for the first time since returning from China before the Lakers’ game against the Warriors Monday. Read full article:: LeBron James says Daryl Morey “clearly m...→

Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; kill 13 and wound 9

State police expected the worst when they ventured into the wild township of Aguililla to serve a single warrant. Commanders sent 42 officers in five trucks. Read full article:: Gunmen ambush police convoy in Mexico; k...→

At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment isn’t on constituents’ minds

At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment isn’t on constituents’ minds

While social media and cable news shows are consumed with the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig’s constituents in Eagan, her hometown, had other issues on… Read full article:: At Angie Craig forum, Trump impeachment ...→

Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions Keith Jenkins, AP Sports Writer 12:02 AM, Oct 15, 2019

Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions Keith Jenkins, AP Sports Writer 12:02 AM, Oct 15, 2019

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired, and the Green Bay Packers benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Lions 23-22 on Monday night.... 3,000 YARDS AND RUNNING Read full article:: Sports Packers get the calls, Crosby hit...→

How to pet proof your home | WTOP

How to pet proof your home | WTOP

How do you pet proof my house? Constantly keeping your fur baby out of trouble is exhausting. Keeping tips in mind can hopefully help slightly decrease anxiety. Read full article:: How to pet proof your home | WTOP...→

Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon Hosts Impeachment 101 Discussion As Inquiry Into President Trump Heats Up

Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon Hosts Impeachment 101 Discussion As Inquiry Into President Trump Heats Up

Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon, a Democrat representing Pennsylvania's 5th District, hosted an impeachment 101 discussion at Ezekiel Church in Philly. Read full article:: Pennsylvania Congresswoman Mary Gay Scan...→

Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win over Cardinals; 1 win from World Series

Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win over Cardinals; 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved one win from the city's first World Series appearance in 86 years by beating St. Louis 8-1 Monday night to take a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Read full article:: Nationals' Strasburg dominant in 8-1 win...→

Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francisco's Tenderloin

Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francisco's Tenderloin

San Francisco police said officers in the Tenderloin neighborhood are investigating a homicide that occurred Monday afternoon. Read full article:: Man Dies After Being Shot In San Francis...→

$20,000 art piece stolen from San Francisco gallery

$20,000 art piece stolen from San Francisco gallery

In San Francisco, a $20,000 piece of artwork was stolen from a Union Square art gallery. Read full article:: $20,000 art piece stolen from San Franci...→

NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray During Fight on Bus

NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray During Fight on Bus

An NJ Transit bus driver was hospitalized after a fight between two men broke out on the vehicle she was operating and she was hit with pepper spray Read full article:: NJ Transit Driver Hit With Pepper Spray ...→

Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of the fathers of flight, stolen from national memorial in North Carolina

Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of the fathers of flight, stolen from national memorial in North Carolina

A statue of Orville Wright has been stolen from a monument dedicated to the Wright Brothers in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Read full article:: Copper bust of Orville Wright, one of th...→

LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brilliance now define legacy

LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brilliance now define legacy

Monday night before a packed and raucous sold-out Nationals Park crowd of 43,675 energized by their team’s first NL Championship Series home game, Stephen Strasburg focused on what he could control — and he controlled the St. Louis Cardinals for seven innings of one-run baseball. Read full article:: LOVERRO: Strasburg’s tenacity, brillianc...→

Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-Old Cyclist Critical

Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-Old Cyclist Critical

A Miami man accused of leaving the scene of a crash that left a 12-year-old boy on a bicycle critically injured is facing a charge, police said. Read full article:: Man Charged in Crash That Left 12-Year-O...→

Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘misinformed’ before sending tweet about China, Hong Kong

Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘misinformed’ before sending tweet about China, Hong Kong

James’ lengthy answer about whether Morey should be punished for his tweet didn’t appear to specifically address the merits of Morey’s support of Hong Kong sovereignty. James then took to social me… Read full article:: Lakers’ LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘m...→

Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations With City Wrap Up With No Deal Monday Night

Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations With City Wrap Up With No Deal Monday Night

Ngotiations between the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union wrapped up for the night with no deal Monday, as the days count down before a strike could go ahead. Read full article:: Chicago Teachers Union's Negotiations Wi...→

LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey 'Wasn't Educated' on China Tweet

LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey 'Wasn't Educated' on China Tweet

LeBron James believes Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey 'was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation' regarding the potential consequences of his actions when he tweeted in... Read full article:: LeBron James Speask, Says Rockets' Morey...→

Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fundraiser Oct. 26

Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fundraiser Oct. 26

Take a chance for a good cause. Join the Batavia Parks Foundation at the 1980s-themed "Casino Night" fundraiser. Experience a fun night out with friends, play casino games, enter a raffle to win great prizes, wear your favorite '80s outfit, dance to the DJ, and enjoy refreshments and appetizers all in support of Batavia's parks. Read full article:: Batavia Parks to host 'Casino Night' fun...→

Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake South capture sectional titles

Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake South capture sectional titles

Golf is a much more fun game to play when almost every putt you take finds the bottom of the cup, a feeling Crystal Lake South senior John Lishchynsky enjoyed Monday at the Class 2A Burlington Central sectional held at Whisper Creek in Huntley. Read full article:: Boys golf: Lishchynsky, Crystal Lake Sou...→

Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smith master Prospect sectional field

Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smith master Prospect sectional field

Stevenson shot its best score in school history (298) to take first place ahead of Barrington (306) and Geneva (327) at the Prospect Class 2A girls golf sectional Monday. Read full article:: Girls golf: Stevenson, Barrington's Smit...→

California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over Power Shutoffs

California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over Power Shutoffs

California's utility regulator is issuing a series of sanctions against Pacific Gas and Electric for what it calls ``failures in execution'' during the largest planned power shut-off in state history to... Read full article:: California Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over...→

Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Homeless, Crime In SF's Ingleside

Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Homeless, Crime In SF's Ingleside

A pedestrian pathway in San Francisco's Ingleside neighborhood is at the center of a new fight over pushing out the homeless after fed-up neighbors built a wooden wall there. Read full article:: Neighbors Build Wooden Wall To Deter Hom...→

High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Proposed South Bay School Closures

High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Proposed South Bay School Closures

Evergreen School District board members voted last week to potentially close or consolidate three schools and high real estate prices in the area could be a factor, according to district officials. Read full article:: High Home Prices Likely A Factor In Prop...→

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals’ struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Wash… Read full article:: Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 w...→

Home Depot employee accused of posing as Spring deputy

Home Depot employee accused of posing as Spring deputy

She was carrying handcuffs and wearing a polo and hat with the words "Harris County Sheriff's Office" printed on them, deputies say. Read full article:: Home Depot employee accused of posing as...→

Students: Photography a learning experience

Students: Photography a learning experience

Sixteen Long Island youths showcased their photographs as part of a program to teach diversity. Read full article:: Students: Photography a learning experie...→

Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now Accused of NYC Murder Spree

Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now Accused of NYC Murder Spree

Criminal justice reform organizations twice bailed out a Dominican immigrant who has now been accused of going on a murder spree. Read full article:: Jailbreak Lobby Bailed Out Dominican Now...→

Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Cardinals, 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Cardinals, 1 win from World Series

By the time Stephen Strasburg jogged off the mound at 10:20 p.m. Monday, the Nationals had not only received another gem from a starting pitcher but their ace exited the game with a commanding lead in hand. Read full article:: Stephen Strasburg, Nationals dominate Ca...→

Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port of Entry: Attorney

Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port of Entry: Attorney

A 9-year-old girl from El Salvador and her mother are going on their 10th day of detention at a port of entry station in San Diego County. Read full article:: Sick 9-Year-Old Held at San Ysidro Port ...→

Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 NLCS lead | WTOP

Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 NLCS lead | WTOP

Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 and the Nationals kept rolling with an 8-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the NLCS, pushing them within one win of the World Series. Read full article:: Strasburg spins 12K gold, Nats take 3-0 ...→

Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved... Read full article:: Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 w...→

Blackhawks ride strong second period to beat Oilers, earn first win of season

Blackhawks ride strong second period to beat Oilers, earn first win of season

The Hawks produced 24 shot attempts and allowed just eight in the second period, a drastic turnaround from the past three games. Read full article:: Blackhawks ride strong second period to ...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside River North Club While Bouncers Did Nothing

Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside River North Club While Bouncers Did Nothing

A man said he was beaten up during a night out at a River North nightclub while the bouncers didn’t bat an eye. Read full article:: Man Says He Was Brutally Beaten Outside ...→

California is first state to mandate school start times

California is first state to mandate school start times

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The bell doesn't ring until 8 a.m. at Lincoln High School, but by then freshman Briana Lopez has been awake for hours. The 14-year-old leaves her house in Northern California at 6:30 each morning so she... Read full article:: California is first state to mandate sch...→

Taunton Man Dies From EEE

Taunton Man Dies From EEE

A fourth Massachusetts resident has died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Read full article:: Taunton Man Dies From EEE...→

Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3

Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3

The Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3 Monday night. Read full article:: Nationals Beat Cardinals 8-1 in Game 3...→

'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident Starts Unique Neighborhood Meeting; Police Hope It Catches On

'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident Starts Unique Neighborhood Meeting; Police Hope It Catches On

As the St. Paul Police Department works to curb violence across the city, they're incorporating ideas from members of the community. Read full article:: 'We Love Victoria!': St. Paul Resident S...→

Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent Contained, 1,011 Acres Burned

Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent Contained, 1,011 Acres Burned

The Sandalwood Fire that tore through a Calimesa, killing at least two people, was 100 percent contained as of Monday evening. Read full article:: Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent ...→

How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?

How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?

The situation in northeastern Syria seems to be changing by the hour. So, how did we get to this point? Read full article:: How Did We Get To This Point In Syria?...→

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid New Allegations

Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid New Allegations

New allegations against Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. have added a layer of uncertainty to his sexual misconduct case on the eve of his arraignment, reports USA Today. Read full article:: Cuba Gooding Jr. to Be Arraigned Amid Ne...→

Mother Succumbs To Injuries As Logan Heights House Fire Claims A Second Life - Times of San Diego

A second person has died from injuries suffered in a predawn weekend house fire in Logan Heights, authorities reported Monday. Read full article:: Mother Succumbs To Injuries As Logan Hei...→

LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s China controversy

LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s China controversy

LeBron James fanned the NBA’s China controversy on Monday, saying Rockets GM Daryl Morey “wasn’t educated” when he tweeted his support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. “I don’t want to ge… Read full article:: LeBron James rips Daryl Morey over NBA’s...→

Off-duty police officer shoots man who nearly struck him with car in Waukegan: police

Off-duty police officer shoots man who nearly struck him with car in Waukegan: police

The officer was investigating a suspicious vehicle when driver sped off and narrowly missed the officer, police said. Read full article:: Off-duty police officer shoots man who n...→