President Donald Trump recently spoke about Republican Sen. John McCain during a speech in Ohio. According to Business Insider, Trump said he “wasn’t a fan” of McCain. Fox News host Shepard Smith was surprised by Trump’s words against the late..
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, Nebraskans struggled to clear debris left behind by deadly floods that caused an estimated 1 billion dollars in damage, while emergency officials warily monitored the Missouri and Mississippi rivers as..
Reuters reports a U.S. Senate panel has planned a hearing for March 27 on aviation safety following two fatal Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashes. The hearing, by the Senate Commerce subcommittee on aviation and space, will focus on federal oversight on..
Even after New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft was caught up in a Florida prostitution sting last month, President Donald Trump still wants him to join his players at the White House this spring for a celebration of their January Super Bowl victory...
Geek.com reports “Flat Earthers” are planning a trip to Antarctica to prove the Earth is not an oblate spheroid. The expedition is being organized by the Flat Earth International Conference. Youtuber Logan Paul expressed interest in the journey...
On Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the United States may leave tariffs on Chinese goods for a “substantial period” to ensure that Beijing complies with any trade agreement. Reuters reports that this stance could complicate..
Newser reports a bus driver in northern Italy abducted 51 children on Wednesday! The driver set the vehicle on fire before being stopped by a police blockade. Officers broke the glass in the back door got all the passengers to safety before the flames..
President Donald Trump's former communications director Hope Hicks has been busy since leaving the White House. She's now working as executive VP and chief communications officer at "New Fox," which includes Fox News, Fox Sports, and Fox Business...
Last fall, US troops and contractors installed razor wire along the border wall between Tijuana and San Diego. The voluminous bundles of wire has been criticized as security theater, with little practical use. But in crime-ridden and violent Tijuana,..
Digital Trends reports Swiss researchers have made an unexpected discovery about cheese. Apparently, exposing Emmental cheese to music can change its flavor and aroma. What’s more, the genre of music matters. The 22-pound wheels were played 24..
According to Reuters, Prime Minister Theresa May made an impassioned appeal to MPs to support her on Wednesday after the European Union said it could only grant her request to delay Brexit for three months. European Council President Donald Tusk said..
According to Reuters, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran will expand its ties with nations equally tired of “bullying” by the United States. Zarif called the sanctions “unprecedented, inhumane and illegal”, and said Tehran..
According to Reuters, European Council President Donald Tusk said that he believed the EU should endorse a short delay of Brexit beyond March 29 if Britain’s parliament ratifies the stalled divorce agreement next week. Tusk will chair a..
By week's end, Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke will have campaigned in all 10 counties in New Hampshire. According to Politico, he was all over Iowa last week. In between, he traversed the upper Midwest. No job ties him to Washington..
Reuters reports Boeing, the world's largest maker of airplanes, is attempting to have its 737 MAX fleet returned to the skies, while details have emerged of a crash in Indonesia with potential similarities to the recent fatal crash in Ethiopia. The..
According to Reuters, the Federal Reserve abruptly ended a three-year commitment to managing inflation through interest rates. After their latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting, the Fed chose to keep interest rates steady for the remainder of..
NFL linebacker Za'Darius Smith signed a four-year, $66 million contract with the Green Bay Packers this offseason. Smith told Ian Rapoport on a podcast that he cried when he first heard the deal. Smith also said that he went to his mom's job and told..
On the sixteenth anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, Sen. Bernie Sanders remarked that much of what he feared would happen has come true. Business Insider reports Sanders reminded his followers in a tweet Wednesday why he voted against the war...
The Food and Drug Administration has finally approved a treatment specifically for postpartum depression. It’s the second drug this month approved by the FDA to address depression in new mothers in a dramatically different way. But according to..
Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she deeply regretted her decision to seek a Brexit extension from the European Union and she urged MPs, who have twice previously rejected her plan, to back her now. “This delay is a matter of great..
According to Reuters, the FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of the Boeing Co’s 737 MAX. The Seattle Times first reported the news on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. Federal prosecutors and the U.S...
Small towns on the Missouri River are preparing for the next wave of flooding. High waters have already wreaked an estimated $1 billion in damage in Nebraska. According to Reuters, officials are warning the deadly disaster is far from over. The..
According to Reuters, the Federal Reserve has shifted its perspective on monetary policy. After the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting, the Fed chose to leave interest rates steady for the remainder of the year. Instead of increasing the..
According to Deadspin, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has filed a request for a protective order to keep videos of him engaged in sex acts from being released. Florida state policy allows for easy access to records that many other states..
U.S. President Donald Trump praised Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro during the Brazilian leader's visit to the White House this week. Reuters reports officials said Brazil got few concessions in return for granting a unilateral visa waiver for..
According to Reuters, the U.S. Department of Defense is proposing to pay for President Donald Trump’s much-debated border wall by shifting funds away from projects funds for schools, childcare centers and other facilities for military children. The..
According to Reuters, former Vice President Joe Biden has begun building a presidential campaign ahead of an expected announcement next month that he will compete for the Democratic nomination in 2020. According to a source, Biden has told supporters..
According to Reuters, U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared poised to side with a black Mississippi death row inmate put on trial six times for a 1996 quadruple murder. The inmate, Curtis Flowers, has accused a prosecutor of repeatedly blocking black..
Kellyanne Conway on Wednesday defended President Donald Trump’s attacks on her husband George Conway saying he’s “a counterpuncher” and asserting that the president is free to respond when he’s accused of having a mental illness. “He left..
According to Business Insider, the Federal Reserve changed its forecast for interest rate hikes. During the latest Federal Open Market Committee, the Fed chose to keep interest rates steady, but they also signaled a shift in monetary policy. Instead..
According to Reuters, the Federal Reserve chose to leave interest rates steady. But the Fed also signaled a shift in perspective on raising borrowing costs. After a two-day meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee changed their forecast on further..
According to CNN, the European Union fined Google for a third time over antitrust violations. The latest fine was ordered by the European Commission because Google abused its position in online search advertising. European Commissioner Margrethe..
The Library of Congress has added 25 "audio treasures" to its National Recording Registry, CNN reports. The new additions include albums from Jay-Z and Cyndi Lauper. A speech by Robert F. Kennedy, a Schoolhouse Rock! boxed set and Neil Diamond's..
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez gushed about their relationship for the first time since getting engaged on March 9, after dating for two years. "Everything that we do, we do together," Lopez told People. "He knows my dreams and I know his dreams,..
The American Kennel Club just released the top 10 dog breeds in the US in 2018. The winner is the Labrador retriever, which has been the most popular dog in the US since 1991. There were a few surprises, like the German shorthaired pointer, says..
March 20, is the spring equinox and this year it's accompanied by a supermoon. It’s a rare occurrence for a spring equinox to correspond with a supermoon, according to National Geographic. Supermoons themselves aren’t so rare; there have already..
Mark Zuckerberg is the CEO of Facebook. He has said he asks himself the same question every time he's considering a new hire. What's the question? According to Business Insider the question is: "Would I work for this person?" Facebook executives have..
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, a spokesman said that the German government welcomes British Prime Minister Theresa May's clear request for a three-month extension of the Brexit deadline beyond March 29th. Steffen Seibert reportedly..
According to SF Gate, many of Hollywood's A-listers are hosting a fundraiser for Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris. The evening event is billed as a "reception in support of Kamala Harris for the People." The reception will be held at..