Fires in California 2018

Trump Nominates New Leader As FAA Is Under Fire After 2 Crashes

11 seconds ago   |   NPR   |   3 articles

President Trump picked former airline executive Stephen Dickson to lead the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA has been without a permanent leader for more than a year.
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Shares in Germany's Bayer plunge on US weed killer ruling

12 seconds ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

BERLIN - Shares in Germany's Bayer have plunged after a U.S. jury found the Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer - the second case that has...
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Blaze extinguished at Texas petrochemicals facility

6 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

HOUSTON - Crews have extinguished a fire that's burned for days at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility. International Terminals Company says the blaze in Deer Park...
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Springtime may be here, but so are these weather dangers

18 minutes ago   |   ABC

Spring is the time when the flowers blossom and the sun shines, but it's also the peak of tornado season.
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Volkswagen's Skoda Auto: cannot repeat 2018 pay hikes in new round of bargaining

22 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Volkswagen's Czech unit Skoda Auto does not expect to repeat the strong wage growth agreed in 2018 again in the latest round of collective bargaining, a board member said on...
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All tank fires extinguished at at Texas oil refinery

32 minutes ago   |   ABC

The plume of black smoke slowly disappeared overnight as crews were able to put out the tank fires at the ITC facility.
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A cockpit voice recording from doomed Lion Air flight shows pilots scoured the plane's manual to fix its fatal dive, but couldn't find the right procedure in time

A cockpit voice recording from doomed Lion Air flight shows pilots scoured the plane's manual to fix its fatal dive, but couldn't find the right procedure in time

38 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The pilots of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8 plane which crashed in October 2018 desperately read an emergency handbook in an attempt to find a way to control the plane before...
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Sean Smith reinstated from suspended list

56 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Cornerback Sean Smith didn't play in the NFL in 2018, but he has a path back to the field. The NFL's daily transaction wire brought word about Smith on Tuesday. His suspension...
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School cancellations due to ITC incident in Deer Park

1 hour ago   |   ABC

A number of districts are cancelling classes and after-school activities due to the incident at the ITC facility.
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Trump Names Former Delta Executive Stephen Dickson to Lead the FAA Amid the Boeing Scandal

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump named former airline executive Stephen Dickson to run the Federal Aviation Administration as the agency faces scrutiny for its role in approving the...
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Belmont, Fairleigh Dickinson earn first NCAA Tournament wins

Belmont, Fairleigh Dickinson earn first NCAA Tournament wins

Eleven months ago, Fairleigh Dickinson coach Greg Herenda was seriously ill with life-threatening blood clots. Tuesday night, he danced on the court and hugged players after... Read more ...

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; 3 people injured

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; 3 people injured

ANKARA, Turkey - A moderately-strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit southwestern Turkey on Wednesday, Turkish authorities said. At least three people... Read more ...

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

HOUSTON - Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024... Read more ...

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

Disney has closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment business, putting “Cinderella,” ”The Simpsons,” ”Star Wars” and “Dr. Strange” under one corporate roof. The... Read more ...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's the second verdict against... Read more ...

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

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Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...