Alabama Faces Deadline To Address Dangerous And Deadly Prison Conditions

ALABAMA FACES DEADLINE TO ADDRESS DANGEROUS AND DEADLY PRISON CONDITIONS

Critics say a plan to build new prisons won't solve the entrenched, underlying issues in the state prison system that have been found...

My Driveway, My Rules: Some Chevys Won't Go Until Teen Drivers Buckle Up

MY DRIVEWAY, MY RULES: SOME CHEVYS WON'T GO UNTIL TEEN DRIVERS BUCKLE UP

A new feature in some 2020 models will kick in if "Teen Driver" mode is on. If a driver turns on the car without wearing a seat belt,...

 
 
 
Poll: Many Rural Americans Struggle With Financial Insecurity, Access To Health Care

POLL: MANY RURAL AMERICANS STRUGGLE WITH FINANCIAL INSECURITY, ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE

A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that...

Nepalese Sherpa Sets Mount Everest Record , Climbing Mountain Twice In A Week

NEPALESE SHERPA SETS MOUNT EVEREST RECORD , CLIMBING MOUNTAIN TWICE IN A WEEK

A Nepalese mountain climber has now climbed Mount Everest a record 24 times - and he's hoping to do it one more time before he retires....

 
 
 
Muslim Lawmakers Host Ramadan Feast At Capitol

MUSLIM LAWMAKERS HOST RAMADAN FEAST AT CAPITOL

The nonprofit Muslim Advocates, along with the three Muslims in Congress, held an iftar, the breaking of the daily fast during the...

GROUNDED PLANES EXPECTED TO INTERFERE WITH SUMMER TRAVEL

The grounding of one of Boeing's most popular planes has Southwest, American and United canceling some summer flights - fares may go...

 
 
 

THE U.S. RATCHETS UP SANCTIONS ON IRAN AND NORTH KOREA

The United States' financial system dominates transactions around the world and firms scramble to make sure they don't violate newly...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

MORE TARIFFS ON CHINA, MORE HEAD SCRATCHING FROM ECONOMISTS

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a...

 
 
 
More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

MORE TARIFFS ON CHINA, MORE HEAD SCRATCHING FROM ECONOMISTS

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a...

U.S. BAN ON HUAWEI EASED AFTER TECHNOLOGY STOCKS DROP

The Trump administration backed off an order to U.S. firms to stop doing business with the Chinese company Huawei. Chipmakers raised...

 
 
 

NEWS BRIEF: MIGRANT DEATH, HUAWEI BAN, IRAN SANCTIONS

A fifth migrant minor dies in U.S. custody. The White House eases a ban on Chinese company Huawei. And the U.S. tracks deals with Iran...

Ransomware Cyberattacks On Baltimore Put City Services Offline

RANSOMWARE CYBERATTACKS ON BALTIMORE PUT CITY SERVICES OFFLINE

Baltimore is just the latest municipality hit with a ransomware attack. Residents can't use the city servers they need to purchase...

 
 
 
After Grim Deaths In The Borderlands, An Effort To Find Out Who Migrants Were

AFTER GRIM DEATHS IN THE BORDERLANDS, AN EFFORT TO FIND OUT WHO MIGRANTS WERE

More than 200 migrants die attempting to cross the Southwest border each year. Slowly, scientists at a Texas laboratory are seeking...

6 Themes To Pay Attention To In Upcoming Supreme Court Decisions

6 THEMES TO PAY ATTENTION TO IN UPCOMING SUPREME COURT DECISIONS

From the Census citizenship question and political gerrymandering to the separation of church and state, the high court will make some...

 
 
 
To Safely Study Volcanoes, Scientists Bring The Blast To Them

TO SAFELY STUDY VOLCANOES, SCIENTISTS BRING THE BLAST TO THEM

Studying active volcanoes can be dangerous. Which is why a group of scientists from around the world came together to simulate volcanic...

Top Reason For CEO Departures Among Largest Companies Is Now Misconduct, Study Finds

TOP REASON FOR CEO DEPARTURES AMONG LARGEST COMPANIES IS NOW MISCONDUCT, STUDY FINDS

Nearly 40% of the 89 CEOs who departed in 2018 left for reasons related to unethical behavior brought on from allegations of sexual...

 
 
 

HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE RELEASES TRANSCRIPTS OF MICHAEL COHEN'S TESTIMONY

Michael Cohen told the House Intelligence Committee in March that Jay Sekulow, the president's attorney, suggested Cohen give incorrect...

Whitney Houston Hologram Tour And New Album In The Works 7 Years After Her Death

WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM TOUR AND NEW ALBUM IN THE WORKS 7 YEARS AFTER HER DEATH

The mega-star sold tens of millions of records and had 11 number 1 hits throughout her career. And in less than year, Houston, or at...

 
 
 
Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

FORD SLASHES 10% OF ITS GLOBAL SALARIED WORKFORCE

About 7,000 white-collar jobs are being eliminated as part of Ford's massive organizational restructuring. The automaker says it will...

FCC Chairman Endorses T-Mobile Merger With Sprint

FCC CHAIRMAN ENDORSES T-MOBILE MERGER WITH SPRINT

"This is a unique opportunity to speed up the deployment of 5G throughout the United States and bring much faster mobile broadband...

 
 
 



NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety concerns in Azerbaijan

Arsenal have confirmed midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel with the team to next week's UEFA Europa League final at the Baku Olympic Stadium against Chelsea over... Read more ...

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its worst-case scenario to $10 a share

Tesla shares fell early Tuesday after Morgan Stanley's auto analysts adjusted their bear case for the stock. The analysts, led by longtime Tesla-watcher Adam Jonas, cut their... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

LONDON - Champions League finalist Tottenham says it banned three season-ticket holders who offered to sell their match seats online for a profit. Read more ...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach fifth straight to NBA Finals

The Warriors needed overtime to sweep Portland and advance to their fifth straight NBA Finals. Read more ...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a leading scholar. Who wins in a trade war? If... Read more ...