NOT REAL NEWS: A LOOK AT WHAT DIDN'T HAPPEN THIS WEEK

CHALLENGE OF LOUISIANA ABORTION RULES SURVIVES, FOR NOW

A federal appeals court on Friday rejected the state of Louisiana's request that it toss out a lawsuit challenging a broad array of...

 
 
 

COCA-COLA, SCHLUMBERGER ADVANCE WHILE J&J, GILDAN RETREAT

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday.

CUMMINGS REMEMBERED AS A MENTOR TO MANY IN BALTIMORE

Many faith leaders, activists and politicians in Baltimore have one thing in common: They were mentored by Rep. Elijah Cummings.

 
 
 

WASHINGTON STATE TO VOTE ON AFFIRMATIVE ACTION REFERENDUM

More than two decades after Washington state voters banned affirmative action, the question of whether one's minority status should...

BOEING PILOT COMPLAINED OF 'EGREGIOUS' ISSUE WITH 737 MAX IN 2016

The plane was grounded this year after crashing twice in five months, killing 346 people.

 
 
 

THE LATEST: CHER OFFERS TO COVER FIRED GUARD'S LEGAL BILLS

The Latest on a Wisconsin high school security guard who was fired for repeating the N-word during a confrontation with a student :

NEW CHICAGO MAYOR FACES FAMILIAR PROBLEMS AS TEACHERS STRIKE

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot swept into office this spring declaring it "a new day" for the nation's third-largest city. She pledged...

 
 
 

NEW FACEBOOK OVERSIGHT BOARD RESULTS TO BE PUBLIC, EXEC SAYS

A Facebook executive says a new quasi-independent oversight board will soon weigh decisions on some of the most difficult questions...

CHICAGO'S TOP COP: MEDICATION MISTAKE LED TO FALLING ASLEEP

Chicago's top police officer said his failure to take the proper blood pressure medication led to him falling asleep in his official...

 
 
 

OVER-THE-COUNTER HEARTBURN DRUG ZANTAC PULLED IN US, CANADA

SYRIA CRISIS TESTS TRUMP'S GLOBAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM VOWS

 
 
 

HOMELESS, NOT FACELESS: AFTER KILLINGS, A COMMUNITY MOURNS

They were figures in Chinatown's street scene: the homeless octogenarian whom residents respectfully greeted as "uncle." The itinerant...

CEOS, ATTORNEYS GENERAL TRYING TO REACH OPIOID SETTLEMENT

 
 
 

OFFICIAL ARRESTED, ACCUSED OF BREAKING OPEN RECORDS LAW

A county auditor has been arrested on charges alleging that she violated South Dakota's open meetings laws, which one news association...

DESPITE LABOR COSTS, GM AVERTS FINANCIAL WOES OF ITS PAST

A decade ago, high labor costs helped drag a bloated and debt-ridden General Motors into a government-funded bankruptcy.

 
 
 

CLIMATE HAS FONDA PICKING UP WHERE SHE LEFT OFF IN THE 1970S

Jane Fonda is picking up where she left off in civil disobedience nearly a half-century ago. But there's one thing that's changed:...

U.S. BANK'S WEBSITE, MOBILE GLITCHED OUT FRIDAY MORNING

An attempt to update some software went awry for the nation's No. 5 bank.

 
 
 

HILLARY CLINTON IMPLIES GABBARD IS FAVORED BY RUSSIA

Hillary Clinton appears to call Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard "the favorite of the Russians" in a recent interview,...

GOOGLE AFFILIATE BEGINS DRONE DELIVERIES IN VIRGINIA TOWN

 
 
 



The first all-female spacewalk is underway

The first all-female spacewalk is underway

NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch are conducting the first all-female spacewalk outside of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaquille O'Neal is helping an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was paralyzed in a shooting at a football game. Read more ...

Johnson will pull vote on Brexit agreement if amendment strengthening...

Johnson will pull vote on Brexit agreement if amendment strengthening legislation against no-deal passes - reports

Saturday's crunch Brexit vote has been put into jeopardy as UK PM Boris Johnson will reportedly pull a vote on his EU Withdrawal Deal if MPs vote in favor of an amendment... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6 barnburner

Yair Rodriguez got the last laugh over Jeremy Stephens on Friday when he emerged victorious from their grudge match at UFC on ESPN 6. After the initial meeting ended in a quick... Read more ...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

"As a black man, I have a right not to be called that word," he said. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson just recalled a batch of baby powder after a test found...

Johnson & Johnson just recalled a batch of baby powder after a test found asbestos. The company is facing thousands of lawsuits over the product

Johnson & Johnson is recalling a single lot of its baby powder after the Food and Drug Administration found a tiny amount of asbestos in samples from a single bottle purchased... Read more ...

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

President Donald Trump said today he will nominate Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the agency's top job. “I am pleased to nominate Deputy... Read more ...

Fields leads No. 4 Ohio State past Northwestern 52-3

Fields leads No. 4 Ohio State past Northwestern 52-3

EVANSTON, Ill. - Justin Fields threw for four touchdowns, J.K. Dobbins rushed for 121 yards and No. 4 Ohio State pounded Northwestern 52-3 on Friday night. Read more ...

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu drove Justin Verlander's second pitch over the wall, then Aaron Hicks sent the fans at Yankee Stadium into a frenzy with a three-run homer off the foul... Read more ...

Protests spark Kyrie Irving to weigh in on NBA's China controversy

Protests spark Kyrie Irving to weigh in on NBA's China controversy

Kyrie Irving made his Nets home debut in Friday's preseason finale and found out that the drama over the Hong Kong protests had followed the team all the way back to Brooklyn... Read more ...