At

Latest stories

3m
KPLC Lake Charles
Alcoa announced 37 layoffs at calcined coke facility Alcoa announced Friday it would be laying off 37 employees in the calcined co
Alcoa announced 37 layoffs at calcined coke facility
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 minutes ago
Alcoa announced Friday it would be laying off 37 employees in the calcined coke facility of its Lake Charles plant. Alcoa announced Friday it... Read more
3m
KPLC Lake Charles
Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supportersWASHINGTON (AP) - Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out acc
Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday. The effort... Read more
3m
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
First Case Of Zika Virus Detected In Hudson ValleyROCKLAND COUNTY -- Rockland County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Health
First Case Of Zika Virus Detected In Hudson Valley
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 3 minutes ago
ROCKLAND COUNTY -- Rockland County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Health Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert confirmed Rockland's first case of Zika virus in a local woman. The patient recently traveled to a South American country where Zika virus... Read more
3m
The Daily Voice - Darien
How Much Snow Fell In Darien? Check Out Totals From The StormFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn
How Much Snow Fell In Darien? Check Out Totals From The Storm
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted 3 minutes ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn't know it was coming, many didn't realize how much snow it would bring to the Fairfield County area. How accurate was the forecast from the National Weather Service? It... Read more
3m
vitalfootball co uk
United in cup actionWhat's being said in the forum now? Dundee United face Partick Thistle in the
United in cup action
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 minutes ago
What's being said in the forum now? Dundee United face Partick Thistle in the Scottish Cup fifth round at Tannadice this weekend.The Tangerines have options in defence with on loan West Ham United full-back Kyle Knoyle hoping for a debut while Paul... Read more
3m
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Mold, leaks: Seniors say their public housing apartments are being ignoredPublic Housing is the only way some low income families, including senior and d
Mold, leaks: Seniors say their public housing apartments are being ignored
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 minutes ago
Public Housing is the only way some low income families, including senior and disabled citizens, can have an affordable place to call home. The responsibility to maintain these homes and make them habitable to live in falls on a local government... Read more
3m
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Quiet, dry weekend aheadQUIET DRY WEEKEND High pressure brings a quiet weekend, with plenty of sunshin
Quiet, dry weekend ahead
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 minutes ago
QUIET DRY WEEKEND High pressure brings a quiet weekend, with plenty of sunshine and clouds mixing in and out at times. After morning lows in the 20s, highs will rebound to the low 40s for the start of the weekend and by Sunday; we will warm to the... Read more
3m
NBC News
Priyanka Chopra Voices Ms. Marvel in New Avengers GameActress, singer, pageant winner — and now superhero: Priyanka Chopra tweeted Fr
Priyanka Chopra Voices Ms. Marvel in New Avengers Game
NBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Actress, singer, pageant winner — and now superhero: Priyanka Chopra tweeted Friday that she will be the voice of Ms. Marvel in the "Marvel Avengers Academy" mobile game. The Bollywood actress, who is currently starring in ABC's "Quantico," made the... Read more
3m
NBC News
Celebrations, Acrobatics, and Chasing 'Nian': Lion Dancers Prepare for Lunar New YearEmily Zheng and Tegan Gallina took two bunny hops forward in unison, then Galli
Celebrations, Acrobatics, and Chasing 'Nian': Lion Dancers Prepare for Lunar New Year
NBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Emily Zheng and Tegan Gallina took two bunny hops forward in unison, then Gallina launched herself onto the table. Holding her partner's waist from behind as if in a Conga line, Zheng attempted to do the same, putting her left foot up first, then... Read more
3m
NBC News
Is This The Most Expensive Car Ever Auctioned? MaybeA 1957 Ferrari just became the most expensive car ever sold at auction. Or mayb
Is This The Most Expensive Car Ever Auctioned? Maybe
NBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
A 1957 Ferrari just became the most expensive car ever sold at auction. Or maybe, it's the second most expensive. Due to a quirk in auction locations and currency exchange rates, the title for the most expensive car ever auctioned is now in dispute.... Read more
3m
NBC News
Why This Group of Students Can't Get State Financial AidMisty Aemisegger had always planned to go to college, but when her daughter was
Why This Group of Students Can't Get State Financial Aid
NBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Misty Aemisegger had always planned to go to college, but when her daughter was born, she decided to stay home and take care of her. A series of short-lived factory jobs, including one that involved chemical exposure she suspects of causing her... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Pickups and American flags: Supporters mourn Oregon occupierSympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this desert town Friday i
Pickups and American flags: Supporters mourn Oregon occupier
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this desert town Friday in pickup trucks flying American flags, ready to mourn an Arizona rancher and occupation spokesman who was killed last week in a confrontation with authorities. The trucks... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Turnpike Commission agrees to new union contractAfter more than four years of negotiations, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commissio
Turnpike Commission agrees to new union contract
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
After more than four years of negotiations, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has reached agreement on a new contract for about 1,100 unionized maintenance, toll collection and administrative employees. The new deal, reached late last month and... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
John Oliver, about to return to HBO, and his secrecy policyHBO's John Oliver says he likes the idea of keeping as much as possible about h
John Oliver, about to return to HBO, and his secrecy policy
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
HBO's John Oliver says he likes the idea of keeping as much as possible about his show a secret until it airs each week, a philosophy he took to the extreme last spring when he traveled to Moscow to interview Edward Snowden. Oliver, who begins a new... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
The Donald's impersonators plead: America, make Trump great again!When Donald Trump mocked John McCain for being captured in Vietnam, John Di Dom
The Donald's impersonators plead: America, make Trump great again!
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
When Donald Trump mocked John McCain for being captured in Vietnam, John Di Domenico feared his glory days were over. Who would want to hang out with a blustery, insult-happy mogul now? "I thought, oh well, less than a month, that was a good run,"... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Allentown Arts Ovation Awards nomination deadline extendedThe Allentown Arts Commission is extending the deadline for the 28th annual Art
Allentown Arts Ovation Awards nomination deadline extended
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Allentown Arts Commission is extending the deadline for the 28th annual Arts Ovation Awards. There are seven categories including: Outstanding Achievement in Visual Arts for individuals or art organizations; Outstanding Achievement in Performing... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Subway riders dismiss NYPD plan to wake snoozing passengersEven in the city that never sleeps, there's at least one place New Yorkers valu
Subway riders dismiss NYPD plan to wake snoozing passengers
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
Even in the city that never sleeps, there's at least one place New Yorkers value a little shuteye. On late-night and early-morning subway rides, it's common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York City's police... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Allentown police chief announces promotions to administrationALLENTOWN — Allentown police Chief Keith Morris finalized his police administra
Allentown police chief announces promotions to administration
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
ALLENTOWN — Allentown police Chief Keith Morris finalized his police administration Friday by announcing the promotion of two assistant chiefs and three captains. "It is with great pride that I announce these promotions to complete my full... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
Poconos police investigating shots fired callCOOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — Pocono Mountain Regional police are investigating a fight
Poconos police investigating shots fired call
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — Pocono Mountain Regional police are investigating a fight in Coolbaugh Township Thursday night that led to several gunshots being fired. Police were dispatched at 9:42 p.m. to a home on Glen Terrace in the Pocono Country Place... Read more
3m
The Morning Call
LCCC earns FAA flight school statusNORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP – Lehigh Carbon Community College will be helping some
LCCC earns FAA flight school status
The Morning Call / Posted 3 minutes ago
NORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP – Lehigh Carbon Community College will be helping some students take to the skies, literally. The two-year school has expanded its aviation program to offer flight training. The school said Friday it has received Federal... Read more
3m
KPBS San Diego
Survey: One In Five Californians Favor Faulconer For GovernorSan Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer had the support of 20 percent of respondents in
Survey: One In Five Californians Favor Faulconer For Governor
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 minutes ago
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer had the support of 20 percent of respondents in a poll that asked Californians to pick their favorite candidate for the 2018 governor's race, even though he hasn't declared an intention to run for the state's top... Read more
3m
KPBS San Diego
San Diego Heirs Of Jewish Art Collector Get California Attorney General's SupportCalifornia Attorney General Kamala D. Harris urged a federal appeals court Frid
San Diego Heirs Of Jewish Art Collector Get California Attorney General's Support
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 minutes ago
California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris urged a federal appeals court Friday to reverse a lower court decision and reinstate a case brought by San Diego heirs of a Jewish art collector forced by Nazi functionaries to give up a valuable painting... Read more
3m
KPBS San Diego
'Boy In The Bubble': Marco Rubio Taking Punches From All Corners In N.H.There are plenty of political punches being thrown around the GOP field these d
'Boy In The Bubble': Marco Rubio Taking Punches From All Corners In N.H.
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 minutes ago
There are plenty of political punches being thrown around the GOP field these days. Christie knocks Bush. Bush knocks Trump. Trump knocks Cruz ... you get the point. But this past week, they've homed in on one particular punching bag: Marco Rubio.... Read more
3m
KWWL Iowa
Dubuque library requests funds for dog to sniff out bedbugsDUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) - Dubuque officials have asked for increased funding to brin
Dubuque library requests funds for dog to sniff out bedbugs
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 minutes ago
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) - Dubuque officials have asked for increased funding to bring a dog to sniff out bedbugs at a public library. The Telegraph Herald (http://bit.ly/20xPmSR ) reports that a specially trained Labrador named Cooper has been sniffing... Read more
3m
Oakland A's
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebrationHere are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career.
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebration
Oakland A's / Posted 3 minutes ago
Here are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career. • Aaron, of course, broke Babe Ruth's all-time home run record, Aaron's 755 standing until 2007, when Barry Bonds surpassed him. But while Bonds famously hit a record 73... Read more
3m
KPBS San Diego
Gone Mot: The French Uproar Over Removing Some Circumflex AccentsNew editions of textbooks in France will look a little different. References t
Gone Mot: The French Uproar Over Removing Some Circumflex Accents
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 minutes ago
New editions of textbooks in France will look a little different. References to onions? You'll see the word ognon rather than oignon. A tale about a centipede? The many-legged insect will be known as a millepattes, no longer a mille-pattes. And... Read more
3m
KPBS San Diego
Carolina Panthers Coach Ron Rivera Has Charlotte's Latino Community Fired UpWhen the Carolina Panthers play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50, Panthers c
Carolina Panthers Coach Ron Rivera Has Charlotte's Latino Community Fired Up
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 minutes ago
When the Carolina Panthers play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50, Panthers coach Ron Rivera will become the second Latino head coach in Super Bowl history. And he's one reason why many in Charlotte's Latino community have become so enthusiastic... Read more
3m
KWWL Iowa
Pickups and American flags: Supporters mourn Oregon occupierKANAB, Utah (AP) - Sympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this d
Pickups and American flags: Supporters mourn Oregon occupier
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 minutes ago
KANAB, Utah (AP) - Sympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this desert town Friday in pickup trucks flying American flags, ready to mourn an Arizona rancher and occupation spokesman who was killed last week in a confrontation with... Read more
3m
KWWL Iowa
Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white votersPORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that
Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 minutes ago
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. The Texas senator's general election strategy depends almost wholly upon maximizing turnout among millions of... Read more
3m
KWWL Iowa
Dems ready for long, pricey primary between Clinton, SandersMANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) - Just one week into primary voting, Democrats a
Dems ready for long, pricey primary between Clinton, Sanders
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 minutes ago
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) - Just one week into primary voting, Democrats are preparing for a long and expensive head-to-head battle between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders that could go deep into the spring or even beyond. Clinton and... Read more
3m
KX TV North Dakota
Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white votersPORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that
Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 minutes ago
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. The Texas senator's general election strategy depends almost wholly upon maximizing turnout among millions of... Read more
3m
Comox Valley Record
Suspect sought in home invasionOn Feb. 4 the Comox Valley RCMP received a report of a home invasion, on Doyle
Suspect sought in home invasion
Comox Valley Record / Posted 3 minutes ago
On Feb. 4 the Comox Valley RCMP received a report of a home invasion, on Doyle Rd., in Black Creek. Several RCMP officers attended the scene and set up containment in the area. The investigation revealed that a suspect had attended a residence,... Read more
3m
KX TV North Dakota
Assange sex case sinks in international quagmireLONDON (AP) - It started more than five years ago as what appeared to be a fair
Assange sex case sinks in international quagmire
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - It started more than five years ago as what appeared to be a fairly simple sex crime case: two women in Sweden came forward to accuse Julian Assange of sexual misconduct. Now the case has mutated into a complicated international drama... Read more
3m
Simcoe Reformer
Long Point land deal questionedQuestions are being raised now that Norfolk County is preparing to sell part of
Long Point land deal questioned
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 minutes ago
Questions are being raised now that Norfolk County is preparing to sell part of an unopened road allowance in Long Point for $5,000. The square piece of property measures 4,924 square feet. It is located at the end of Beach Avenue at the... Read more
3m
Simcoe Reformer
Getting creative to combat rising costsLocal food banks are getting creative due to the rising cost of food in Ontario
Getting creative to combat rising costs
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 minutes ago
Local food banks are getting creative due to the rising cost of food in Ontario. With increases being made to items such as meats and veggies – possibly due to a sinking Canadian dollar - those in charge of helping the needy are looking to stretch... Read more
3m
KX TV North Dakota
Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fightingBEIRUT (AP) - Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fle
Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fighting
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 minutes ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria's largest city of Aleppo. Turkey, an ally of the Syrian opposition, promised humanitarian... Read more
3m
Minnesota Twins
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebrationHere are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career.
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebration
Minnesota Twins / Posted 3 minutes ago
Here are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career. • Aaron, of course, broke Babe Ruth's all-time home run record, Aaron's 755 standing until 2007, when Barry Bonds surpassed him. But while Bonds famously hit a record 73... Read more
3m
Arizona Diamondbacks
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebrationHere are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career.
Hank Aaron's birthday is milestone celebration
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 3 minutes ago
Here are some other facts and figures to know about Aaron's illustrious career. • Aaron, of course, broke Babe Ruth's all-time home run record, Aaron's 755 standing until 2007, when Barry Bonds surpassed him. But while Bonds famously hit a record 73... Read more
4m
Charleston City Paper
Weekend Roundup: Six more weeks of awesomeIt's a super weekend for the Big Game, wouldn't you agree? Sun's out, live musi
Weekend Roundup: Six more weeks of awesome
Charleston City Paper / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's a super weekend for the Big Game, wouldn't you agree? Sun's out, live music's a'strummin' and there are plenty of places to get your drink on. It's a lovely weekend in South Carolina, y'all. We know that the book is always better than the movie... Read more
4m
SaukValley.com
Police reports for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016Faye C. Vos, 79, of Sterling; 9:25 a.m. Thursday at Locust and Fifth streets; f
Police reports for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Faye C. Vos, 79, of Sterling; 9:25 a.m. Thursday at Locust and Fifth streets; failure to yield; released with promise to comply. Tina N. Williamson, 27, of Sterling; 3:04 p.m. Thursday at East Fourth Street and Fifth Avenue; improper turn; given... Read more
4m
TSN
Ticats close to signing national DB Stephen to new dealWhile the league anxiously awaits whether the Hamilton Tiger-Cats will sign the
Ticats close to signing national DB Stephen to new deal
TSN / Posted 4 minutes ago
While the league anxiously awaits whether the Hamilton Tiger-Cats will sign their top free agent, Ted Laurent, it appears they are at least closing in on locking up another of their very important pending free agents, Courtney Stephen. TSN CFL... Read more
4m
TSN
Lions sign former NFL RB LeshoureThe BC Lions signed two international running backs Friday, bringing in Mikel L
Lions sign former NFL RB Leshoure
TSN / Posted 4 minutes ago
The BC Lions signed two international running backs Friday, bringing in Mikel Leshoure and Sam Ojuri. Leshoure played two seasons with the NFL’s Detroit Lions from 2012-13, rushing for 807 yards and nine touchdowns in 17 appearances. Leshoure was a... Read more
4m
IGN
Ethan Hawke Approached for Training Day TV SeriesActor says there's a chance he'll be involved. With CBS' Training Day pilot mo
Ethan Hawke Approached for Training Day TV Series
IGN / Posted 4 minutes ago
Actor says there's a chance he'll be involved. With CBS' Training Day pilot moving forward, its inevitable Ethan Hawke, who played rookie cop Jake Hoyt in the original film, would be approached for a role. Deadline reports that Hawke has been asked... Read more
4m
Brisbane Times
Atlassian sheds 15% amid broad US technology share selloffThe S&P 500 Technology Index fell 3.4 per cent, its third decline in four days.
Atlassian sheds 15% amid broad US technology share selloff
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The S&P 500 Technology Index fell 3.4 per cent, its third decline in four days. Photo: Bloomberg Shares of Atlassian plunged 15 per cent as the Nasdaq Composite Index fell to its lowest since October 2014. The slide came one day after the... Read more
3 related stories
4m
FOX40 Sacramento
Townhome Where Mass Killers Lived to Be SoldREDLANDS, Calif. (AP) — Doyle Miller says he’s ready to sell the townhome he re
Townhome Where Mass Killers Lived to Be Sold
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 minutes ago
REDLANDS, Calif. (AP) — Doyle Miller says he’s ready to sell the townhome he rented to the couple who committed the Southern California terrorist massacre. Miller tells the San Bernardino County Sun (http://bit.ly/1X8j1wl ) that he’s got a realtor... Read more
4m
News Channel 12 New Bern
Officials announce 200,000 gallons of sewage spilled into Neuse RiverHavelock City officials announced nearly 200,000 gallons of untreated wastewate
Officials announce 200,000 gallons of sewage spilled into Neuse River
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 minutes ago
Havelock City officials announced nearly 200,000 gallons of untreated wastewater leaked into Neuse River system. On Feb. 4 around 3:30 p.m., the city's sewer collection system released 2,500 gallons of untreated wastewater into drainage ditches,... Read more
4m
News Channel 12 New Bern
'Force Awakens' to become third film to cross $2 billionAt the box office, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has become even more powerful
'Force Awakens' to become third film to cross $2 billion
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 minutes ago
At the box office, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has become even more powerful than some could have possibly imagined. Disney's seventh installment in the "Star Wars" saga is expected to cross the $2 billion mark at the global box office on... Read more
18 related stories
4m
Brisbane Times
Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits southern TaiwanA powerful earthquake struck southern Taiwan early on Saturday near the city of
Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits southern Taiwan
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
A powerful earthquake struck southern Taiwan early on Saturday near the city of Tainan, triggering at least one partial building collapse and other damages but no immediate reports of deaths or serious injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey said the... Read more
14 related stories
4m
News Channel 12 New Bern
Moon-walking astronaut Edgar Mitchell diesEdgar Mitchell, one of just 12 human beings who walked on the moon, has died, a
Moon-walking astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 minutes ago
Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 human beings who walked on the moon, has died, according to his ex-wife, Anita Mitchell. Mitchell was 85. Mitchell, Alan Shepard and Stuart Roosa were the crew of Apollo 14, which launched on January 31, 1971.... Read more
13 related stories
4m
The Post-Journal
IDA Needs Better Plan For FutureWhile a focus on growing tourism has potential, manufacturer retention has larg
IDA Needs Better Plan For Future
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 minutes ago
While a focus on growing tourism has potential, manufacturer retention has largely failed. The loss of Keywell Metals stings, particularly with the possible closure of RHI Monofrax and job cuts - albeit a relatively small number - at Cummins. Despite... Read more
More

People in this news