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Labour lawmaker quits party in latest jolt to UK politics

36 minutes ago   |   ABC News

A 12th British lawmaker this week has quit one of the country's main political parties, as fallout from Brexit continues to splinter U.K. politics
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In the news today, Feb. 22

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Four stories in the news for Friday, Feb. 22 -- REPORT WON'T SETTLE TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE BATTLE An environmental group says it expects the National Energy Board to again...
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Galchenyuk lifts Coyotes over Canucks in overtime

Galchenyuk lifts Coyotes over Canucks in overtime

3 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Alex Galchenyuk scored 1:54 into overtime on an impressive individual effort to lift the Arizona Coyotes over the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on...
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‘Dragon' wraps up series with romance

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” Rated PG. At AMC Loews Boston Common, Regal Fenway Stadium and suburban theaters. Grade: B- A kiddie film as formulaic...
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A Very British Lesson for the American Left

6 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

E.J. Dionne , Washington Post
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B.C. committee approves misconduct probe of top legislature officials

7 hours ago   |   National Post

VICTORIA - Two suspended officials at British Columbia's legislature now face an independent misconduct review as well as an ongoing RCMP investigation. Members of the...
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For Schizophrenia Patients, Some Drug Combos Work Better Than Others

For Schizophrenia Patients, Some Drug Combos Work Better Than Others

9 hours ago   |   Psych Central

Most patients with schizophrenia take more than one type of psychiatric medication for their symptoms, but a new study published in the journal J AMA Psychiatry suggests that...
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Massachusetts gas explosions cost utility more than $1B

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - The natural gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts last September have cost Columbia Gas more than $1 billion. NiSource, Columbia's parent company, said in a...
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Pols decry plans to reduce AIM funding

11 hours ago   |   Times Union

EAST GREENBUSH - A bipartisan coalition of elected officials joined the growing chorus of leaders exhorting Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reconsider proposed cuts to the AIM program...
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A piece of property once declared dead in S.C. was the focus of a Vice Presidential visit

A piece of property once declared dead in S.C. was the focus of a Vice Presidential visit

11 hours ago   |   WYFF

Northeast Columbia has been making a comeback, thanks to a program Senator Tim Scott pushed through congress. Vice President Mike Pence took a tour of one of the buildings...
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New election ordered in undecided US House race after ballot fraud investigation

New election ordered in undecided US House race after ballot fraud investigation

The North Carolina State Board of Elections voted 5-0 Thursday to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District. Read more ...

Mom placed under arrest after posting school fistfight on social media

Mom placed under arrest after posting school fistfight on social media

A mom in Louisiana shared a viral video of a high school fight and now has to answer for her actions, authorities said. Read more ...

Winter in Las Vegas? Rare weather brings snow angels, snowball fights

Winter in Las Vegas? Rare weather brings snow angels, snowball fights

A snowman near the famous "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign and snowballs were just some of the ways people marked the rare snowfall there. Read more ...

College basketball star injured after Nike shoe blows out in incident that...

College basketball star injured after Nike shoe blows out in incident that stunned spectators

Zion Williamson was knocked out of the North Carolina-Duke rivalry game by a knee injury after his Nike shoe blew out just 33 seconds into the game. Read more ...

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse coaching legend Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man with his car on Wednesday around midnight, according to a Syracuse.com report. A man in his 30s got out of his car... Read more ...

'Dedicated worker': Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins huge lottery...

'Dedicated worker': Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins huge lottery prize

A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a lottery jackpot worth tens of millions of dollars. Read more ...

James Harden, Chris Paul blast ref Scott Foster after Rockets lose to...

James Harden, Chris Paul blast ref Scott Foster after Rockets lose to Lakers: 'For sure it's personal'

James Harden and Chris Paul fouled out as Houston fell apart late in Los Angeles. Afterward, both Houston stars had harsh words for one of the game officials. Read more ...

LeBron James turns it on late as Lakers roll past Rockets

LeBron James turns it on late as Lakers roll past Rockets

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James scored 29 points, Brandon Ingram added 27 and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from a 19-point deficit midway through the third quarter to defeat the... Read more ...

No. 2 Gonzaga routs Pepperdine for 17th win in a row

No. 2 Gonzaga routs Pepperdine for 17th win in a row

SPOKANE, Wash. - Rui Hachimura scored 23 points and No. 2 Gonzaga beat Pepperdine 92-64 on Thursday night, keeping the door open to a possible No. 1 ranking next week. Read more ...

McDavid scores in overtime, Oilers top Islanders 4-3

McDavid scores in overtime, Oilers top Islanders 4-3

EDMONTON, Alberta - The Edmonton Oilers finally feel as though they got the result they deserved from the work they've put in. Read more ...