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Tucson Electric shut off customers 15K times in 2018

Tucson Electric shut off customers 15K times in 2018

8 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

But that's far fewer as a percentage of its customer count than Arizona Public Service, figures show.
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Forecasters: ‘Dangerous' heat this weekend in Massachusetts

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

An excessive-heat warning has been issued for most of the state through Sunday - with the heat index possibly soaring to 112 degrees. “Not only will we have really high...
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Entire city of Fort Lauderdale was without water after main break

10 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Service is being restored to the more than 200,000 customers affected, but Florida officials are advising residents to boil their water.
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L.A. city attorney sues H&R Block and maker of TurboTax for allegedly misleading low-income taxpayers

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

The city attorney alleges the companies defrauded low-income taxpayers and charged them for a service that the companies are required by law to provide for free.
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The Latest: Customs head says asylum policy being rolled out

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border : 7:45 p.m. The acting head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection says the Trump administration's new policy...
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U.S. heat wave just warming up for long and scorching weekend

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

More than 100 heat records are expected to fall Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Most will be record-high nighttime temps, forecasters say.
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Cape Cod shark scare creates booming business for pool contractors

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Cape Codders are putting in pools so they can stay out of the shark-infested ocean, according to contractors who say they are enjoying a boom in installations. “I'm turning...
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Fiery pundit Nancy Grace is back to fight ‘Injustice' on Oxygen

Fiery pundit Nancy Grace is back to fight ‘Injustice' on Oxygen

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

Nancy Grace is back on cable TV covering crime with her trademark doggedness and in-your-face panache. “Injustice With Nancy Grace,” airing Saturdays at 6 p.m. on Oxygen, marks...
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Hard to keep a lid on juicy claims in lawsuit

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

“Keep a lid on things.” That's the motto of the administration of Gov. Charlie Baker, we have learned this week. Given the relentless drumbeat of scandals - MBTA, RMV, DCF...
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Sultry weather takes over the region

11 hours ago   |   Times Union

The heat is on. Can you hear the whir of central air conditioning systems or the din of window units? From Friday through Sunday night, 90 plus temperatures will make the...
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Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

If confirmed, the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia would replace outgoing Secretary Alexander Acosta. Read more ...

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will face off again in Democratic primary debate

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will face off again in Democratic primary debate

CNN's two-night Democratic primary debate will offer a rematch of Biden and Harris, whose clash over race became the most closely watched moment of the first round of debates. Read more ...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns, after complaint

A woman in Lincoln, Nebraska, is fighting the city over what she says is a sculpture depicting devil horns at the Lincoln Children's Zoo. It's actually just Spiderman's hands... Read more ...

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

ATLANTA - Stephen Strasburg had a three-run homer among his three hits and set a franchise-record for a pitcher with five RBIs, as the surging Washington Nationals beat the... Read more ...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it pays to act quickly'

World stocks jumped on Friday after comments from two Federal Reserve officials cemented traders' expectations of a cut to interest rates later this month. "You don't need to... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge denied bail to wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, ruling that he will remain jailed as he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy... Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

President Trump has picked one of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's five sons as his next secretary of labor. "I am pleased to announce that it is my intention to... Read more ...

Zack Wheeler report comes in with Mets watching closely

Zack Wheeler report comes in with Mets watching closely

SAN FRANCISCO - Zack Wheeler has taken the first steps in what the Mets hope will be a fast return from the injured list. On Thursday, the right-hander played catch for a... Read more ...