US in rare bull’s-eye for total solar eclipse on Aug. 21

US in rare bull’s-eye for total solar eclipse on Aug. 21

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It will be tough eclipsing this eclipse.The sun, moon and Earth will line up perfectly in the cosmos on Aug. 21, tur...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Northwestern teacher, Oxford staffer jailed in stabbing case

Northwestern teacher, Oxford staffer jailed in stabbing case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Far from their prestigious campuses, a Northwestern University professor and a University of Oxford finance officer were ja...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Trump counters criticism of his national security adviser

Trump counters criticism of his national security adviser

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump has issued a defense of his national security adviser H.R. McMaster against criticism he’s...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Get This: Skunk in bed: Connecticut boy gets stinky wakeup

Get This: Skunk in bed: Connecticut boy gets stinky wakeup

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut boy got an unpleasant surprise when he awoke to find a skunk in his bed.Hamden Police say the 13-year-old was...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Trump blasts Russia sanctions bill — but still signs it

Trump blasts Russia sanctions bill — but still signs it

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dealt a striking congressional rebuke, Donald Trump grudgingly signed what he called a “seriously flawed” package ...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Apple drives Dow above 22,000 even as other stocks struggle

Apple drives Dow above 22,000 even as other stocks struggle

NEW YORK (AP) — Being the world’s most valuable public company has its privileges, like getting almost all the credit for the latest stock...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


With baby steps, Senate Republicans abandoning the president

With baby steps, Senate Republicans abandoning the president

WASHINGTON (AP) — There wasn’t a dramatic public break or an exact moment it happened. But step by step, Senate Republicans are turning th...

August 2nd, 2017 updated: August 2nd, 2017. |  


Banks and tech stocks send Dow industrials closer to 22,000

Banks and tech stocks send Dow industrials closer to 22,000

NEW YORK (AP) — Banks and technology companies took U.S. stocks higher Tuesday, and less-loved sectors including phone and real estate companies...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Scaramucci out of White House job as John Kelly takes charge

Scaramucci out of White House job as John Kelly takes charge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Scaramucci is out as White House communications director after just 11 days on the job — and just hours after fo...

July 31st, 2017 |