President Donald Trump has signed an executive order targeting what his administration describes as a growing problem with anti-Semitic harassment on college campuses
Scientists using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array spotted the most distant dusty galaxy ever observed without the boost of a gravitational lens.
Peloton's month could get worse—we're just not sure how. First, a company commercial was widely panned and inspired a tongue-in-cheek response . Then stock fell, and kept falling this week. Now an esteemed short seller predicts that Peloton shares will plunge to just $5 in 2020, CNN Business reports. In...
Y.C. Jao was Chinese correspondent working for AP in 1949. Jao’s passion for journalism led to his death. Chinese authorities ordered his execution in April 1951. They accused Jao of counterrevolutionary activities, all owing to his work for AP. (Dec. 11)
Millie Bobby Brown and Billie Eilish Honored at PETA's 2019 Libby Awards. The 'Stranger Things' actress and the 17-year-old singer joined Juan Pablo Di Pace . in being the top honorees at the 14th annual award ceremony hosted by animal rights group PETA. Brown was presented with the Best Side Hustle for Animals award after recently launching her skincare and makeup line, Florence. Florence condemns animal testing and uses ingredients that don't contain animal products. Eilish was honored with the Best Voice award for her online activism. She frequently uses Instagram to spread awareness about the suffering endured by minks and the way sheep are treated in the wool industry
Politico and Business Insider report former Vice President Joe Biden is considering running as a one-term president. It's his way to reduce concerns about his age. "If Biden is elected, he's going to be 82 years old in four years and he won't be running for reelection," a top adviser to the campaign told Politico. Biden has consistently made the case that he's running for president to prevent Trump from winning a second term.
On the same day Harvey Weinstein's bail was jacked way up in his criminal case, big news also made headlines in his civil case: The producer and the board of his bankrupt film studio have reached a tentative settlement deal with many of his alleged victims, the New York Times...
The first test flight for a fully electric, passenger plane took off from Vancouver, Canada, on Dec. 10. The flight lasted 15, and looped the Fraser River.
Britt McHenry Sues Fox News Over Alleged Sexual Harassment. The Fox News commentator wants a jury trial for being allegedly sexually harassed by her co-host, George Murdoch. McHenry and Murdoch, known as pro-wrestler Tyrus, hosted the Fox Nation show, 'Un-PC,' from December 2018 to February 2019. . McHenry claims Murdoch made "sexually inappropriate comments to her in person, and also via text message." . In the lawsuit, McHenry claims Fox acted against her when she came forward with her sexual harassment allegations. She claims Fox responded by "stripping her of professional opportunities while simultaneously promoting" Murdoch. The last thing I wanted to do was (file) this lawsuit. But I had to stand up for what's right for myself and for women. , Britt McHenry, via statement. Britt McHenry’s bombshell story should not be happening at Fox News in 2019. I am proud to represent her as she demands justice, Lisa Bloom, McHenry's lawyer, via statement
Anayah Bey witnessed the shooting in Jersey City Tuesday that killed six people in all _ the two attackers, a police officer and three people in a Jewish market. (Dec. 11)
The Federal Reserve had signaled a pause was coming, and on Wednesday that's what we got. Following a series of three rate cuts, the Fed at its December meeting kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at between 1.5% and 1.75%. And should their expectations for the economy play...
A month after the deadly October 2018 Lion Air crash in Indonesia, the FAA completed an analysis that found it likely wouldn't be the last fatal Boeing 737 MAX crash. That analysis, released Wednesday during a House Transportation Committee hearing and reported on by the Wall Street Journal , found that...
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday targeting what his administration describes as a rising problem of anti-Semitic harassment on college campuses. (Dec. 11)
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West is suing an Alabama doctor over claims he wrongly used her image to promote a medical procedure called a “Vampire Facial
Disney+ Planning 'Home Alone' Reboot With Ellie Kemper, Rob Delaney. 'Jojo Rabbit's' Archie Yates will step into the role originally made famous by Macaulay Culkin. Sources tell 'Variety' that Yates' character will not be named Kevin McCallister like Culkin's was. Reports add that Kemper and Delaney will also not be Yates' parents, but another couple in the film. Kemper recently wrapped production on her hit Netflix series 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.' . Delaney is best known for starring on the acclaimed Amazon sitcom 'Catastrophe.'. The original 1990 movie, which starred Culkin, Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern, grossed $476.7 million worldwide. 'I Give It a Year' director Dan Mazer is on board to helm the reboot
More than 22 women have accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of sexual misconduct. It's a spectacular downfall for a once beloved actress. Gooding Jr., is already facing six counts of misdemeanor sexual abuse and forcible touching involving three accusers. Yesterday, seven more accusers came forward to say Gooding touched, kissed, assaulted them without their consent. In one incident he grabbed a woman's buttocks and stuck his finger in her anus.
Two suspects charged with capital murder and kidnapping in the death of a 3-year-old girl in Alabama are each pointing the finger at the other. At Tuesday's preliminary hearing for Patrick Stallworth, defense attorney Derrick Collins said his client had initially lied to authorities out of love for his girlfriend,...
During the winter, people want to stay warm. They also don't want to pay too much on their heating bill. Here are some ways you can manage your heating bill.
Federal Judge Blocks Funds for Border Wall Construction. U.S. District Judge David Briones blocked the Trump Administration from using diverted funds to help pay for a wall at the southern border. The administration used an emergency proclamation last February to divert $3.6 billion intended for military construction projects. Judge Briones ruled the diversion as unlawful. El Paso County and Border Network for Human Rights brought the suit, claiming the administration overstepped its authority. The President's emergency proclamation was a blatant attempt to grab power from Congress. Today's order affirms that the President is not a king and that our courts are willing to check him when he oversteps his bounds. , Plaintiff's Counsel Kristy Parker, via statement