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Several dead as gang leader escapes in Haiti prison break

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The director of the prison on the outskirts of Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince was among those killed.
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‘Ted Cruz, Go F-k Yourself': John Boehner Goes Off-Script While Recording Audio Book

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The audio version of Boehner's memorial is reportedly riddled with ad-libbed expletives and additional insights.
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Facebook agrees to pay three news publishers in Australia

Facebook agrees to pay three news publishers in Australia

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Facebook said on Friday that it had signed an agreement with three Australian news publishers one day after changes were made to a law requiring the tech giant to pay news...
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India rescues 81 Rohingya on drifting boat, 8 dead, one missing

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

India's coastguard finds 81 survivors and eight dead on boat crammed with Rohingya refugees adrift in the Andaman Sea.
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Costco raising starting wage to $16 an hour

3 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Costco will increase its starting wage to $16 an hour, surpassing most of its main competitors
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Russian diplomats use hand-pulled trolley to cross N Korea border

3 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

It took group of eight 32 hours by train and two hours by bus to reach the border on 'long and difficult' journey home.
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House to vote on virus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday, despite a setback that means a minimum wage boost is unlikely to...
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Jamal Murray Laments Nuggets' Final Possession vs. Wizards in Twitter Photo

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The Denver Nuggets lost 112-110 to the Washington Wizards on Thursday after coming up empty on a three-on-one break in the final seconds of regulation: Nuggets point guard ...
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Biden's trade nominee vows ‘worker-centric' model to protect jobs

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

US Trade Representative nominee's stance suggests permanent shift away from liberalisation policies of pre-Trump era.
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Jeremy Lin: Asian Americans Tired of Being Told We Don't Experience Racism

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The rising number of hate crimes against Asians and Asian Americans continues to surge in the United States, leading many public figures and organizations to speak out against...
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Tiger Woods transferred to LA hospital after surgery

Tiger Woods transferred to LA hospital after surgery

Tiger Woods has been moved to another Los Angeles hospital after undergoing surgery to his right leg after being badly injured in a car crash. Read more ...

At pivotal moment in Afghanistan war, President Biden weighs a dilemma

At pivotal moment in Afghanistan war, President Biden weighs a dilemma

President Biden's choices in Afghanistan boil down to this: withdraw all troops by May, as promised by his predecessor, and risk a resurgence of extremists, or stay and... Read more ...

Jamal Murray, Michael Porter Jr. take heat after Nuggets botch final...

Jamal Murray, Michael Porter Jr. take heat after Nuggets botch final possession in loss to Wizards

Denver coach Mike Malone criticizes the veteran guard and the young forward for how they handled the last play of regulation. Read more ...

McConnell says he'd support former President Trump if he wins 2024 nomination

McConnell says he'd support former President Trump if he wins 2024 nomination

Less than a month after excoriating Donald Trump in a blistering floor speech, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday that he would “absolutely” support the... Read more ...

Horne, Wright lead Colorado to 80-62 rout of No. 19 USC

Horne, Wright lead Colorado to 80-62 rout of No. 19 USC

BOULDER, Colo. - Jeriah Horne hit a career-best six 3-pointers on his way to 24 points, McKinley Wright IV had a career-high 14 assists and Colorado routed No. 19 Southern... Read more ...

Beal scores 33, Wizards hang on late to beat Nuggets 112-110

Beal scores 33, Wizards hang on late to beat Nuggets 112-110

DENVER - Bradley Beal scored 33 points and the Washington Wizards escaped Denver with a 112-110 victory Thursday night when Facundo Campazzo missed a hurried 3-pointer at the... Read more ...

'The war machine is back': Biden reminded of previous criticism on Trump's...

'The war machine is back': Biden reminded of previous criticism on Trump's ‘escalation' in Syria after he orders fresh strike

President Joe Biden has drawn praise from hawks and accusations of hypocrisy from critics after he authorized a reprisal airstrike on Syria, claiming that by bombing... Read more ...

Downtown Baltimore streets blocked off after shooting involving police

Downtown Baltimore streets blocked off after shooting involving police

Pratt and Lombard streets are blocked off in downtown Baltimore for a shooting involving police. Read more ...

Somerville mayor express concerns about Mass. push to reopen amid COVID-19

Somerville mayor express concerns about Mass. push to reopen amid COVID-19

Somerville's mayor says the city will not be following the governor's lead to reopen capacity, saying the state is moving too quickly. Read more ...

Wilson scores winner on power play, Capitals beat Penguins

Wilson scores winner on power play, Capitals beat Penguins

WASHINGTON - Tom Wilson scored the go-ahead goal on a power play with 7:20 left and the Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Thursday night for their second... Read more ...