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June 06, 2015
NY Daily News Mocks Trump's Hunt For 'Spineless, Clueless' Chief Of Staff

NY Daily News Mocks Trump's Hunt For 'Spineless, Clueless' Chief Of Staff

The New York Daily News has taken aim at President Donald Trump as he searches

Imagining a school shooting through the gunman's eyes: Sandy Hook Promise releases chilling new video

Imagining a school shooting through the gunman's eyes: Sandy Hook Promise releases chilling new video

A public service announcement released by the gun violence prevention organization Sandy Hook Promise depicts the moments leading up to a school shooting from the shooter’s perspective.

Former Frat President Accused Of Drugging And Raping Woman Fined $400 And Set Free

Former Frat President Accused Of Drugging And Raping Woman Fined $400 And Set Free

A former fraternity president at Baylor University walked away with a fine and

The Latest: US condemns detention of Canadian in China

The Latest: US condemns detention of Canadian in China

TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on the detention of a former Canadian diplomat in China (all times local):

Deadly terror attacks in France since 2015

Deadly terror attacks in France since 2015

Strasbourg was the latest French city to be rocked by a deadly attack after a gunman opened fire at its famed Christmas market on Tuesday before fleeing the scene. Here is a recap of jihadist attacks that have killed more than 245 people across France since the 2015 Charlie Hebdo shootings. - May...

U.S. military ends search for five Marines missing off Japan

U.S. military ends search for five Marines missing off Japan

The U.S. military ended a search on Tuesday for five Marines missing in the sea off Japan since two Marine Corps aircraft were involved in an accident during an air-to-air refueling exercise on Dec. 6. The five missing crew of a KC-130 Hercules refueling plane were officially declared deceased....

EU Said Open to Assurances But Not Renegotiation of Brexit Deal

EU Said Open to Assurances But Not Renegotiation of Brexit Deal

The EU is prepared to add wording to the effect it has no wish to force the U.K. into a never-ending “backstop” arrangement in the absence of a broader trade deal and it will do all it can to avoid it, according to the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity citing the sensitivity of the...

Volkswagen restores cancer worker's 350,000-mile Beetle

Volkswagen restores cancer worker's 350,000-mile Beetle

Kathleen Brooks brings comfort to those suffering with cancer, having driven her 1967 Beetle for 51 years over 350,000 miles. VW ensured her sterling efforts didn't go unnoticed

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Paul Ryan Called 'Genius' While I'm 'Fraud'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Paul Ryan Called 'Genius' While I'm 'Fraud'

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Monday attacked what she

Kevin McCarthy Says Democrats Shouldn't Spend A Lot Of Time Investigating Trump

Kevin McCarthy Says Democrats Shouldn't Spend A Lot Of Time Investigating Trump

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) urged Democrats not to dwell

Tourism in Bethlehem booming as Christmas nears

Tourism in Bethlehem booming as Christmas nears

Hotels in the birthplace of Jesus are almost fully booked for the holiday, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism.

Outrage over a controversial plea deal for a former ex-fraternity president

Outrage over a controversial plea deal for a former ex-fraternity president

The former Baylor fraternity president was accused of rape and will not face jail time or be forced to register as a sex offender. ABC News' Janai Norman reports.

Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana high school football player told investigators that he killed a 17-year-old schoolmate because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an abortion, authorities said Monday.

French PM to detail Macron's measures to appease 'yellow vests'

French PM to detail Macron's measures to appease 'yellow vests'

The French government will Tuesday try to convince lawmakers and the public that President Emmanuel Macron's speech met the demands of the "yellow vest" movement, even as many demonstrators said they were disappointed and vowed to press on with their protest. Prime Minister Edouard...

Trump administration official defends tear gas use at Mexico border

Trump administration official defends tear gas use at Mexico border

"Pepper spray and CS gas are authorized to address assaultive behavior," Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.

Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas inmate was executed Tuesday evening for fatally shooting a newlywed during a robbery more than 25 years ago.

The Best Green Monday 2018 Deals We've Seen So Far

The Best Green Monday 2018 Deals We've Seen So Far

Regret missing out on some of those Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals last

'The Guardians' For Truth Named Time Magazine's 2018 Person Of The Year

'The Guardians' For Truth Named Time Magazine's 2018 Person Of The Year

Time magazine on Tuesday announced a group of journalists it called "The

2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic School

2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic School

Two Roman Catholic nuns have admitted to embezzling $500,000 from a parochial

Canada frees CFO of China's Huawei on bail; Trump might intervene

Canada frees CFO of China's Huawei on bail; Trump might intervene

A top executive of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd was granted bail by a Canadian court on Tuesday, 10 days after her arrest in Vancouver at the request of U.S. authorities sparked a diplomatic dispute. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer and the daughter of its...

Trump Impeachment Talk Grows

Trump Impeachment Talk Grows

After court filings indicated that prosecutors believe President Donald Trump committed a felony, there’s fresh speculation that he could be impeached.

Short, sharp shock if no-deal Brexit

Short, sharp shock if no-deal Brexit

The possibility of Britain breaking of from its main trading partner without any arrangements in place grew Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May delayed indefinitely a vote in parliament on her draft withdrawal agreement. The truth is no one really knows what will happen because Britain is the...

Grace Millane: Man accused over backpacker murder appears in court as PM apologises on behalf of New Zealand for her death

Grace Millane: Man accused over backpacker murder appears in court as PM apologises on behalf of New Zealand for her death

The man accused of killing British backpacker Grace Millane was jeered as he appeared in a packed Auckland court on Monday. Ms Millane, 22, died while travelling in New Zealand and her body was found in bushland on Sunday afternoon, about 30 feet from a highway outside the New Zealand city. The...

The Latest: French minister says Strasbourg gunman killed 3

The Latest: French minister says Strasbourg gunman killed 3

PARIS (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting at a Christmas market in Strasbourg (all times local):

U.S. arrests religious leaders, activists at border protest

U.S. arrests religious leaders, activists at border protest

More than 400 demonstrators, many leaders of churches, mosques, synagogues and indigenous communities, sought a halt to detention and deportation of migrants and for the United States to welcome the caravan that arrived in Tijuana, Mexico in November. Singing and praying, religious leaders moved...

Twitter Users Troll Trump With Hilariously Awful Chief Of Staff Suggestions

Twitter Users Troll Trump With Hilariously Awful Chief Of Staff Suggestions

President Donald Trump seems to be having a hard time filling a key role in

I Drove Drunk And It Cost 6 People Their Lives. Here's How My Own Life Changed Forever.

I Drove Drunk And It Cost 6 People Their Lives. Here's How My Own Life Changed Forever.

On Nov. 1, 2003, I was involved in a drinking and driving accident. I cost six

Delta Air Lines to ditch zone boarding in 2019

Delta Air Lines to ditch zone boarding in 2019

The airline is ditching boarding zones for groups based on ticket type. Some travelers will board later than they do now.

11 Useful Gifts For The Person Who Can't Cook To Save Their Life

11 Useful Gifts For The Person Who Can't Cook To Save Their Life

Learning to cook can be intimidating for a lot of people. Maybe they are a

The Story Behind TIME’s 2018 Person of the Year Covers

The Story Behind TIME’s 2018 Person of the Year Covers

Photographer Moises Saman traveled over 30,000 miles in just 17 days to make these photographs.

EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate

EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday prolonged sanctions against Congolese President Joseph Kabila's chosen successor just two weeks before a historic election in the resource-rich Central African country.

Verizon cuts 10,000 workers through buyouts as part of restructuring

Verizon cuts 10,000 workers through buyouts as part of restructuring

US telecomm group Verizon announced Monday it would slash its workforce through a voluntary buyout plan as the company strives to better position itself for the coming of new cellular technology. Verizon accepted 10,400 employees for the buyout, which will grant more than a year's salary plus...

China's Car-Tariff Gesture Stirs Hope of a More Lasting Truce

China's Car-Tariff Gesture Stirs Hope of a More Lasting Truce

Shares of U.S. automakers surged Tuesday after Bloomberg News reported that China’s Cabinet will review a proposal to cut tariffs on U.S. cars to 15 percent from 40 percent, bringing the U.S. in line with what other countries pay, according to people familiar with the matter. President Donald...

Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rant

Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rant

Columbia University has denounced a “racially charged” tirade from a student who was caught on video telling a group of fellow students that white people “built modern civilization” and “did everything”. The student reportedly followed a group made up mostly of black students from the school’s...

The Comey Transcript Shows How House Republicans Are Using Their Last Days In Power

The Comey Transcript Shows How House Republicans Are Using Their Last Days In Power

In a last-ditch effort to use their power to undermine special counsel Robert

James Alex Fields Jr. Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Of Heather Heyer

James Alex Fields Jr. Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Of Heather Heyer

Neo-Nazi James Alex Fields Jr. was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for

Theresa May Admits Major Brexit Failure

Theresa May Admits Major Brexit Failure

British Prime Minister Theresa May scrapped a scheduled vote on her Brexit plan that faced near-certain defeat, throwing the EU divorce deal into chaos.

US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities arrested 32 people at a demonstration Monday that was organized by a Quaker group on the border with Mexico, authorities said. Demonstrators were calling for an end to detaining and deporting immigrants and showing support for migrants in a caravan of Central...

Dow reverses course and ends higher despite trade, Brexit concerns

Dow reverses course and ends higher despite trade, Brexit concerns

Stocks largely finished higher Monday after investors shook off trade tensions with China, a delayed Brexit vote and a flattening yield curve.

EU renews Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election

EU renews Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election

The decision is likely to worsen relations between the EU and President Joseph Kabila's government, which has lobbied against sanctions it calls an illegal violation of its sovereignty. Kabila has also refused to accredit EU election observers despite concerns by opposition politicians, civil...

Twitter warns global users their tweets violate Pakistani law

Twitter warns global users their tweets violate Pakistani law

When Canadian columnist Anthony Furey received an email said to be from Twitter's legal team telling him he may have broken a slew of Pakistani laws, his first instinct was to dismiss it as spam. Both are outspoken critics of religious extremism and have accused the social media giant of...

Trade Bear David Woo Hasn't Been This Nervous Since 2008

Trade Bear David Woo Hasn't Been This Nervous Since 2008

The Bank of America strategist is the most worried about volatility in global markets -- particularly in the developing world -- since the 2008 financial crisis. "We’ll have a $1 trillion budget deficit, a big fight over the debt ceiling, gridlock and the U.S. economy will be slowing at the...

Time Person of the Year 2018: Shortlist includes Trump, Putin, Khashoggi and separated migrant families

Time Person of the Year 2018: Shortlist includes Trump, Putin, Khashoggi and separated migrant families

Families separated at the border between the United States and Mexico are among the shortlist of finalists for Time magazine’s 2018 Person of the Year. Recent selections have included the Silence Breakers of the #MeToo movement and Donald Trump. This year’s shortlist also features the US...

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Reaches Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors: Reports

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Reaches Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors: Reports

Maria Butina, a Russian gun-rights activist accused of working as an agent for

Proud Boys Founder Gavin McInnes Fired From Blaze Media, YouTube Account Disabled

Proud Boys Founder Gavin McInnes Fired From Blaze Media, YouTube Account Disabled

Gavin McInnes, the founder of the violent neo-fascist gang the Proud Boys, was

California wildfires cleanup to cost at least $3 billion

California wildfires cleanup to cost at least $3 billion

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — State and federal authorities estimated Tuesday that it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris from 19,000 homes and businesses destroyed by three California wildfires last month.

GoPro to move U.S.-bound camera production out of China

GoPro to move U.S.-bound camera production out of China

The company had previously said it was being "very proactive" about the situation regarding tariffs as U.S. and China ramped up its bitter trade war, in which both nations have imposed tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of each other's imports. GoPro said international-bound...

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