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Ontario environmental watchdog pans government move to scrap cap and trade

1 hour ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Ontario's environmental watchdog is criticizing the Progressive Conservative government for dismantling the province's cap-and-trade system without putting in an...
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California ballot initiative seeks to end high speed rail

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Opponents of the California gas tax increase passed by state legislators last year to finance infrastructure improvements are proposing a new ballot...
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Judge restores energy lease on Montana land sacred to tribes

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald

A federal judge has reinstated an oil and gas lease on land in northwestern Montana that's considered sacred to some Native American tribes in the U.S. and Canada. U.S. District...
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Florence is nation's second wettest storm, behind Harvey

3 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Hurricane Florence was the nation's second rainiest storm in 70 years, a top rainfall meteorologist calculated. Only last year's Hurricane Harvey rained more over...
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California ballot proposal will seek to nix high-speed rail

3 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Activists seeking to repeal California's gas tax increase are proposing another ballot measure aimed at providing replacement transportation funding and nixing the state's...
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U.S. Soldier Who Detonated Chemical Weapon Handed 11 Years in Prison

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Two investigators who inhaled chlorine gas had their military careers "effectively ended," the DoJ said.
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Gloom in newsrooms as Hungary's independent media recedes

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

The new owners of the largest independent news outlet in Hungary have promised not meddle in its editorial policies but reporters at Index.hu are far from sure. As Laura...
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Boy, 15, charged with hit-and-run that killed 67-year-old bicyclist near Lincolnwood

6 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with a fatal hit-and-run, hours after police released a photo of a silver Dodge Charger that struck and killed a 67-year-old bicyclist near...
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Hopis asking feds to explore other options for power plant

7 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Hopi tribal officials are calling on the federal government to explore other options for the Navajo Generating Station near Page. Two companies that were negotiating to take...
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Woman mistakes gas pedal for brakes and crashes into Walgreens Halloween section

7 hours ago   |   ABC

The car was completely inside the store, coming to a stop at the Halloween section.
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Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent predator'

The classification means Cosby must undergo lifetime counseling and report quarterly to authorities. Read more ...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United Nations

Audience members chuckled in response to the president's accomplishment claims. Read more ...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished at park

A massive search is underway in North Carolina, where a 6-year-old boy with autism vanished Saturday after going to a park with his dad. Read more ...

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

A woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant. Read more ...

Bill Cosby Sentenced To At Least 3 Years In State Prison

Bill Cosby Sentenced To At Least 3 Years In State Prison

Cosby, 81, is the first celebrity sent to prison in the MeToo era. The sentence completes the TV dad's stunning fall from groundbreaking cultural icon to convicted sex... Read more ...

Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will...

Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will 'kill' the fashion brand. Here's what the companies say will actually change

Michael Kors is buying Versace in a $2.12 billion deal, the companies announced on Tuesday. Many fans expressed concern that the deal would be the death of Versace's reputation... Read more ...

Inspire Brands to acquire Sonic for $2.3 billion

Inspire Brands to acquire Sonic for $2.3 billion

Sonic Corp. and Inspire Brands, Inc., announced Tuesday that they have agreed to an agreement under which Inspire will acquire Sonic for $2.3 billion. Read more ...

Andrea Kremer And Hannah Storm Will Be First Female Duo To Call An NFL Game

Andrea Kremer And Hannah Storm Will Be First Female Duo To Call An NFL Game

There was a decidedly mixed reaction when Amazon Prime Video said it planned to offer the pair as a streaming alternative to the Fox TV broadcast crew of Joe Buck and Troy Aikman. Read more ...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on customers' pizza

A video of a 20-year-old food service worker spitting on a pizza before serving it to customers at Comerica Park in Detroit went viral Saturday. Detroit Sportservice, the... Read more ...