General Motors has agreed to loan $40 million to a newly formed company that wants to make electric pickup trucks at a massive Ohio assembly plant GM shut down earlier this year
The House Judiciary Committee resumed its impeachment proceedings Monday, with each party laying out familiar narratives. For example, Democratic staff investigator Daniel Goldman said President Trump's "persistent and continuing effort to coerce a foreign country to help him cheat to win an election is a clear and present danger to...
FBI Director Chris Wray says in an interview with The Associated Press that a Justice Department inspector general report on the early days of the Russia investigation identified problems that are “unacceptable and unrepresentative of who we are as an institution
Trump Labeled an 'Erratic Old Man' by North Korea. The statement from a senior official in the foreign country comes after a series of tweets by the president. Kim Jong Un is too smart and has far too much to lose, everything actually, if he acts in a hostile way ... North Korea, under the leadership of Kim Jong Un, has tremendous economic potential, but it must denuclearize as promised. The official, former nuclear negotiator Kim Yong Chol, says North Korea may resume calling Trump a "dotard.". As (Trump) is such a heedless and erratic old man, the time when we cannot but call him a ‘dotard’ again may come. Chol has also accused the Trump administration of trying to move a December deadline for nuclear talks. Former Foreign Minister Ri Su Yong says Trump's comments mean he is "feels fear" if the December deadline expires. This past weekend, the rogue nation said it conducted tests at a rocket facility on its western coast
Guerschon Yabusele, who played with the Boston Celtics for two seasons before moving to a professional team in China, was hit with a "serious warning"—and a $1,400 fine—for not looking at the Chinese flag while the country's national anthem was played before the Nanjing Tongxi Monkey Kings'...
Rapper Juice Wrld Dead at 21. TMZ reports the hip-hop superstar has died after suffering a seizure at Chicago's Midway airport. He was reportedly rushed to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead. . Born Jarad Anthony Higgins, he had just turned 21 last week. . His track "Lucid Dreams" was a breakout hit. and made it to No. 2 on the 'Billboard' Hot 100. He released two albums, 'Goodbye & Good Riddance,' 'Death Race for Love' . and a collaborative project with Future, titled 'Wrld on Drugs.'. Juice Wrld had 25 songs land on the 'Billboard' Hot 100.
Relatives of passengers who died in one of two crashes of a Boeing 737 Max say U.S. regulators should re-examine all critical systems on the plane and not just the one suspected of playing a role in the accidents
House Judiciary Committee receives a summing up of the impeachment case against President Donald Trump Monday as Democrats prepare formal charges against him. Trump and his allies lobbed fresh assaults on the proceedings they dismiss as a hoax. (Dec. 9)
A report by the Justice Department's inspector general about the FBI's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump 2016 campaign and Russia delivers both good and bad news for the president. Key findings from the report (read it in full here ) by IG Michael Horowitz: Justified: Horowitz found that...
Lawmakers have proposed big changes to our health care system, so let's look at the state of the prevailing health care law — the Affordable Care Act.
Time magazine will unveil its Person of the Year Wednesday, and the shortlist is out today . These are the people editors thought influenced the world the most in 2019: Nancy Pelosi: The House speaker has been a key figure in impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Donald Trump: The president may...
Country star Dierks Bentley’s son Knox has inherited some of his dad’s entertainer skills. Bentley says the type of days he spends with his son was the inspiration behind the music video for his No. 1 country hit, “Living.” (Dec. 9)
The Federal Reserve is expected to send a clear message when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday: Interest rates will likely stay ultra-low for the foreseeable future
How to Keep Your Cat Away From the Christmas Tree. It's no secret that felines are obsessed with poking around holiday decorations. Here are some tips to stop your cat this Christmas season. Lifehacker recommends putting soft and fluffy material at the bottom of the tree. This will take the cat's attention away from the tree ornaments above. PetCareRx says a safe repellent is also a good idea. Cats are turned off by the smells of citronella, potpourri and bitter apple. Spray objects such as cotton balls with these scents and spread them around the tree. Your cat will notice the smell from a distance and keep away from your set-up. Put ornaments only on the top half of the tree so cats cannot knock them down. Also, avoid placing your tree next to any furniture or a couch. This way, cats cannot climb on them before going after your Christmas centerpiece
In a 1995 column unearthed by Business Insider, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for patients to be charged to use the National Health Service to prevent free care being "abused" by people who can afford to pay. The prime minister wrote in the Spectator magazine that free healthcare should be only for "those who are genuinely sick, and for the elderly." He added that "if people have to pay" for NHS services, "they will value them more." Johnson has denied that the future of the NHS would be at risk under his government.
Within three years, there won't be a Dell or a Microsoft to be found inside China's government offices. Beijing has ordered all foreign computer equipment and software be eliminated from government offices and public institutions by 2022, reports the Guardian , which notes the move will likely be "a blow to...
Shooting at Florida Naval Base Leaves 4 Dead, Many Injured. The incident occurred at Naval Air Station Pensacola. The suspected gunman has been reported dead after exchanging gunfire with police. U.S. Defense officials say the suspect was a Saudi military trainee. Several people were reported to have been injured in the shooting. Investigators say it is too early to determine if the motive was terror-related. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis commented on the situation. This is a dark day for a very great place, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, via statement. The Florida shooting comes two days after another in Hawaii's Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. That incident left three people dead, including the gunman