Disaster

Do you need insurance for your storage unit?

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Dozens of customers of Pacheco Mini Storage learned that their belongings have gone up in smoke - and most did not have insurance to cover the loss. Here are some ways to cover...
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The Boeing 737 Max Crisis Is a Leadership Failure

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

Safety begins at the top, and the top officials at Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration have let us down.
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Prepare NorCal: Disaster Preparedness Resources

12 hours ago   |   ABC

The Bay Area region is highly vulnerable to natural hazards. Here are some resources and tips to make it easier to access preparedness information.
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President Nixon had this 'Moon Disaster' speech ready in case Apollo 11 astronauts died

President Nixon had this 'Moon Disaster' speech ready in case Apollo 11 astronauts died

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

NASA's Apollo 11 mission sent three astronauts to the moon exactly 50 years ago, in July 1969. Two of them landed on the moon's surface and they all returned home safely. But...
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On Drug Prices, Trump Must Resist Left-Wing Approaches That Would Lead to Disaster | Opinion

13 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Embracing watered-down, left-wing ideas to get something done on drug prices will not help American patients, and it certainly won't help politically in 2020.
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How Call Centers Keep You Connected During a Natural Disaster

18 hours ago   |   Business

Natural disasters are unpredictable. Whether it's a storm, earthquake or other disaster, the impact on the surrounding area and the telecommunications infrastructure can have...
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California Today: How a Bay Area Explosion Pushed the Military to Desegregate

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

Wednesday: A look back at the Port Chicago disaster, 75 years later. Also: Another Elon Musk venture, and California State Fair food.
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Trump's better deal with Iran looks a lot like Obama's

Trump's better deal with Iran looks a lot like Obama's

23 hours ago   |   Politico

Donald Trump has long trashed the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement as “the worst deal ever,” a “disaster” that didn't cover nearly enough of the Islamist-led country's nefarious...
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It's been 5 years since MH17 was shot down, killing 298 people. Here's what happened, and why nobody has yet been held officially responsible

It's been 5 years since MH17 was shot down, killing 298 people. Here's what happened, and why nobody has yet been held officially responsible

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky over Ukraine in July 17, 2014, five years ago Wednesday. The disaster killed 298 people. World leaders were immediately suspicious of...
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What a third term for Charlie Baker might bring

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Third term, Charlie? How about fixing the second term first? Yet, If Gov. Charlie Baker wants an unprecedented third consecutive term as governor, as is the talk, he probably...
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Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It... Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

'SEND HER BACK': Trump crowds have new MAGA chant after 'racist tweets' row

'SEND HER BACK': Trump crowds have new MAGA chant after 'racist tweets' row

The crowd at Donald Trump's campaign rally in North Carolina erupted in a raucous chant of ‘send her back!' after the US president fired a fresh broadside at Somali-American... Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

MIAMI - Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and two relievers got the final four outs to complete a three-hitter and help the San Diego... Read more ...

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

Their investigation revealed strong links between the Sicilian mafia of Palermo and American organized crime families - particularly the Gambino crime family of New York... Read more ...