Military spending

Supreme Court won't take case of ex-Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock, who challenged his indictment for misusing government funds

10 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in the corruption case against former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock. The Republican resigned from Congress in 2015 amid...
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Nigeria's opposition urges military to stay away from vote

46 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Nigeria's top opposition candidate is urging the military not to be involved in the upcoming presidential election, saying the army "has no role to play in the conduct" of the poll
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Trump Warns Venezuela's Maduro Supporters: 'You Will Lose Everything'

Trump Warns Venezuela's Maduro Supporters: 'You Will Lose Everything'

1 hour ago   |   NPR

The U.S. president urged military leaders to stop blocking food aid from entering the country, and said those who refuse to accept the opposition leader "will find no safe...
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Knight Foundation doubling spending to boost local news

1 hour ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - The Knight Foundation says it will invest $300 million in local journalism over the next five years, seeding several programs designed to kick-start an industry...
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New IBM center at SUNY Poly expected to create 316 jobs in Albany

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - The $300 million artificial intelligence center that New York state is establishing at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany in partnership with IBM is expected to...
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2019 signee who left Oklahoma for the military will instead transfer to another school

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

Never mind, I guess.
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Young Children Average More Than 3 Hours of Screen Time Each Day

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

Despite pediatricians calling for less screen time for children, a new study suggests kids are spending more time in front of their favorite tech than ever before. In 1997, the...
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Red Sox owner: “spending money helps”

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Henry hoisted the World Series trophy last October, so he may know of what he speaks.
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What Happens Next in the Case of Trump vs 16 U.S. States

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Sixteen states filed a federal lawsuit on Monday challenging President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Trump declared...
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Pakistan says India using UN court for ‘political theatre'

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Pakistan accused India on Tuesday of sponsoring terrorism and of using the United Nations' highest court for “political theatre” as it urged judges to...
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

Included with the tip was a message: “Enjoy your first, you will never forget it.” Read more ...

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh joined 15 other states in filing a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency. Read more ...

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction. Read more ...

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Officials in South Carolina said some of the chickens fell into the lake below and most will not make it to the processing plant where they were supposed to go. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores

Payless has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores. This is the second time the company has filed for bankruptcy in two... Read more ...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says he meant no harm

Days after a federal judge imposed a limited gag order on him, Trump confidant Roger Stone posted a photograph of that judge to his Instagram page and included her name, a... Read more ...