Failed Maduro coup leader flew on pro-govt…

An investigation by The Associated Press shows that Jordan Goudreau, a former Green Beret who launched a failed plot last month to capture Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro, flew to Colombia aboard a plane owned by Franklin Durán, a businessman with longtime ties to the socialist government

Boeing Resumes Production Of 737 Max Planes

The 737 Max is still grounded, and the FAA has not certified it as safe to fly again.

Cops: Driver Rams Into Man Who Opened Fire on…

Police say an active-duty soldier "saved countless people" Wednesday when he thwarted a potential mass shooting on Centennial Bridge, which connects Kansas and Missouri. The 34-year-old soldier based at nearby Fort Leavenworth was in a vehicle on the bridge over the Missouri River around 11am when a man with multiple...

Ice cream store reopens after end of lockdown in…

Ice cream stores, including this store in Rome, have reopened in Italy as COVID-19 lockdowns begin to end. People celebrated with some ice cream and gelato.

Fires, looting rock Minneapolis after man's death…

Fires are burning and looting is taking place after violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked a Minneapolis neighborhood for a second straight night

Falwell Says There's Only One Mask He's Going to…

Jerry Falwell Jr. says that since Virginia's governor has ordered people to wear masks, the only one he's going to wear will have a picture of Gov. Ralph Northam on it—in blackface. The Liberty University president tweeted a photo of the mask Wednesday, which features the controversial photo from...

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ShowBiz Minute: Union, Walt Disney, Cruise

NBC, producers say "America's Got Talent" cleared by probe; Disney, SeaWorld announce plans for Florida parks to reopen; NASA is rolling out the International Space Station’s red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. (May 28)

41 million have lost jobs since virus hit, but…

Roughly 2.1 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a sign that companies are still slashing jobs in the face of a deep recession even as more businesses reopen and rehire some laid-off employees

SpaceX Crew Dragon Flight Postponed Due To Weather

SpaceX's Crew Dragon was set to launch Wednesday, but Mother Nature had other plans.

Hannity: What Was Done to George Floyd 'Makes No…

Protests over the death of George Floyd , the unarmed black man who died after a white Minneapolis cop knelt on his neck Monday, continued Wednesday—and not just in Minneapolis. In California, a Black Lives Matter protest blocked all lanes of traffic on both sides of the 101 freeway, a...

Tips on dealing with weather while painting…

Adding a fresh coat of paint to your home or furniture can be fun, but of course weather plays a big factor in that. Blake Naftel has some tips that can help.

'Master Thief' burglar hopes to catch break on…

A career criminal is hoping to catch a break on his prison sentence from burglarizing a Brink's warehouse

LeBron Posts Photo of Kaepernick: 'Do You…

Thousands of people in Minneapolis protested the death of George Floyd in police custody Tuesday night—and sports stars including LeBron James expressed their anger on social media. On Instagram , James posted an image of a white police officer kneeling on Floyd's neck next to an image of former San...

On This Day: 28 May 2000

Britney Spears' second album "Oops!... I Did It Again" went to No. 1 in the U.S.. (May 28)

World shares mostly higher ahead of US jobless…

Global markets are mostly higher as investors pin their hopes on an economic rebound from the coronavirus crisis

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Can I Get Coronavirus From Secondhand Smoke?

In our series "What's the Risk?" experts weigh in on what risks different scenarios pose for transmitting COVID-19.

Here's How Disney World Plans to Reopen

The Walt Disney World Resort fully intends to open its parks this summer. Park officials on Wednesday proposed a plan to reopen Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom on July 11, followed by Epcot and Hollywood Studios on July 15, per WESH . Guests will be required to reserve park entry in...

Making your own backyard fire pit

Many families will be spending more time at home and less time traveling this summer. Fire pits are a popular backyard addition.

Lives Lost: Veteran guarded Nazis during war…

Emilio DiPalma, who fought on the front lines during World War II and served as a courtroom guard during the trial of top Nazi war criminals, has died from the coronavirus

Nevada Governor Has News About Casinos, Himself

Nevada's blueprint on reopening the state includes a nugget of interest not just to state residents: Vegas casinos will reopen their doors on June 4. Each individual resort will have to submit a detailed plan ahead of time, reports the Las Vegas Sun , but visitors can expect to see the...

Minneapolis police: one killed near protest scene

A man was shot to death as violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked Minneapolis for a second straight night Wednesday. Police said a suspect in the shooting is in custody. (May 28)

LA allows shopping, worship sooner than expected…

Los Angeles moved to reopen retail shops and churches despite earlier signals it would go much slower than other California counties recovering from the coronavirus

DOJ Investigating Ahmaud Arbery Case As A Hate…

Arbery's family attorney says a meeting with the DOJ sparked an investigation into whether Arbery's killing was racially motivated.

Big Consequences for White Woman Who Called Cops…

A day after a white woman called police on a black man who asked her to leash her dog in Central Park, consequences: The woman, Amy Cooper, has been fired. "Following our internal review of the incident in Central Park yesterday, we have made the decision to terminate the employee...

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Spring outdoor painting tips

People spruce up their homes with a new coat of paint. Weather plays a factor in that. Blake Naftel visited a hardware store for some tips for the trade.

Sam Johnson, ex-Texas GOP congressman and Vietnam…

Sam Johnson, a onetime prisoner of war in Vietnam and Republican Texas congressman who was the U.S. House’s oldest member when he stepped down in 2019 at age 88, has died

Thousands Protest Death of Unarmed Black Man

The four officers involved in the death of an unarmed black man in Minneapolis on Monday night were swiftly fired , but there was chaos in the city nonetheless Tuesday night as thousands marched to protest George Floyd's death. The Star-Tribune notes the protest march began peacefully, but ultimately turned violent...