Sunday, October 14, 2018

Nation & World

After a ‘good talk,’ Rosenstein stays

After a ‘good talk,’ Rosenstein stays

President Donald Trump said Monday that he has no plans to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, whose future at the Justice Department has been steeped in drama, relaying that the two had a "good talk" while traveling together on Air Force On...
Published: 10/08/18
20 killed in limousine crash at tourist spot

20 killed in limousine crash at tourist spot

SCHOHARIE, N.Y. — A limousine loaded with revelers headed to a 30th birthday party blew a stop sign at the end of a highway and slammed into an SUV parked outside a store, killing all 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians in the deadliest U.S. tr...
Published: 10/07/18

Tropical Storm Michael aims for the Panhandle

Gov. Rick Scott on Sunday warned that Tropical Storm Michael, now headed for the Florida Panhandle, could become a Category 2 hurricane with winds up to 100 miles per hour by the time it makes landfall in the middle of the week. Scott issued an order...
Published: 10/07/18
Police: Limo in crash that killed 20 went through stop sign

Police: Limo in crash that killed 20 went through stop sign

SCHOHARIE, N.Y. — A limousine blew a stop sign at the end of a highway and plowed into a parked and unoccupied SUV, killing all 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians in the deadliest transportation accident in the United States in almost a ...
Published: 10/07/18
Haiti earthquake kills 12, injures 188

Haiti earthquake kills 12, injures 188

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Emergency teams worked to provide relief in Haiti on Sunday after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake killed 12 people and left 188 injured.The country's civil protection agency said that at least seven people died in the coasta...
Published: 10/07/18
Most of the protesters arrested during Kavanaugh confirmation have been released

Most of the protesters arrested during Kavanaugh confirmation have been released

WASHINGTON - Protests against the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Saturday led to 171 arrests at the U.S. Capitol and the Supreme Court, authorities said Sunday.U.S. Capitol Police said 164 people were arrested for "crow...
Published: 10/07/18
A Banksy painting sold at auction for $1.4 million - then automatically shredded itself

A Banksy painting sold at auction for $1.4 million - then automatically shredded itself

Anonymous British graffiti artist Banksy has pulled off another stunt that seized the attention of the art world - this time at the expense of his own work. On Friday, a Banksy painting titled "Girl with Red Balloon" was being auctioned at Sotheby's...
Published: 10/07/18
Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court

Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a wrenching debate over sexual misconduct and judicial temperament that shattered the Senate, captivated the nation and ushered in an acrimonious n...
Published: 10/07/18
A 2-year-old shredded $1,060 of his family's cash. His mom cried - until she laughed.

A 2-year-old shredded $1,060 of his family's cash. His mom cried - until she laughed.

There are the toddlers who throw tantrums in the grocery store and flush watches down the toilet. There are others who color with permanent marker all over the wall or decide a sibling, or a pet, needs a haircut.Then, there are the 2-year-olds who kn...
Published: 10/05/18
Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh clears crucial Senate hurdle

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh clears crucial Senate hurdle

WASHINGTON — A deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend in a battle that's seen claims of long-ago sexual assault by the nomine...
Published: 10/05/18