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Cellphone internet access bringing changes fast to Cuba

38 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HAVANA - After a tornado slammed Havana in late January, Mijail Ramirez complained on Twitter that authorities were threatening to evict him from his damaged home. A week later...
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The Family of an Alabama Woman Who Joined the Islamic State Has Sued So She Can Come Back

43 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State in Syria filed suit against the Trump administration Thursday in an effort to allow her return to the United...
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Half-a-billion-year-old weird wonder worm finally gets its place in the tree of life

1 hour ago   |   Science Daily

Paleobiologists have shed new light on a jaw-snapping species of prehistoric worm using half-a-billion-year-old fossils kept at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C.
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Howard Mittman replaces Bleacher Report founder as CEO

Howard Mittman replaces Bleacher Report founder as CEO

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

There is indeed life after Condé Nast, as Howard Mittman learned when he was boosted to CEO of Bleacher Report, replacing co-founder and CEO Dave Finocchio. Bleacher Report has...
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One dead, four others shot in West Baltimore, police say

One dead, four others shot in West Baltimore, police say

2 hours ago   |   WBALTV   |   2 articles

Baltimore City police confirm one person is dead and four others suffered non-life-threatening injuries following a shooting in west Baltimore. All five men ranging males...
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Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - A Coast Guard lieutenant who was arrested last week is a “domestic terrorist” who drafted an email discussing biological attacks and had what appeared to be a hit...
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Japan probe Hayabusa2 touches down on Ryugu asteroid

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Spacecraft is on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of life and the solar system.
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On eve of return to Toronto, former Raptors star DeRozan says he's ‘moved on'

3 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - DeMar DeRozan has found closure. When the player once fondly known as “Mr. I am Toronto” was unceremoniously jettisoned from the Raptors last summer in the...
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Designer calls out fashion writer over comments about her marriage

Designer calls out fashion writer over comments about her marriage

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

“Stop talking about who the men in my life are, and review the f - - king neon hoodies.”
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High levels of carbon monoxide make students, teachers sick at suburban KinderCare

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

TINLEY PARK, Ill. - Rescue personnel responding to reports of a carbon monoxide leak at a KinderCare in Tinley Park detected a high level of CO Thursday evening, according to...
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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 ...

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 ...

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 Las Vegas welcome sign and snowballs were just some of the ways people marked the rare snowfall there. Read more ...

A park ranger won a $29.5 million lottery jackpot while she was furloughed...

A park ranger won a $29.5 million lottery jackpot while she was furloughed during the government shutdown

Judith Smith, of Bayonne, New Jersey, and her children, William Kenneth Smith and Sarah Jude Smith, were announced as lottery winners on Wednesday. They won the the $29.5... 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 ...

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 ...

Center duo of Nurkic, Kanter leads Blazers over Nets, 113-99

Center duo of Nurkic, Kanter leads Blazers over Nets, 113-99

NEW YORK - When Jusuf Nurkic went to the bench, the Portland Trail Blazers inserted a player who barely knew their offense. Read more ...

Official: Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hit, killed pedestrian on...

Official: Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hit, killed pedestrian on highway

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a pedestrian Wednesday night in New York, officials say. Read more ...

Israel's first moon lander launches on SpaceX rocket

Israel's first moon lander launches on SpaceX rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - An Israeli spacecraft rocketed toward the moon for the country's first attempted lunar landing, following a launch Thursday night by SpaceX. A... Read more ...

Cory Schneider posts rare shutout as Devils brace for trade deadline

Cory Schneider posts rare shutout as Devils brace for trade deadline

Cory Schneider made 30 saves in posting his first shutout since November 2017 and Devils beat the undermanned Senators 4-0 on Thursday night at Prudential Center in Newark in a... Read more ...