Trump administration sought to block Sally Yates from testifying to Congress on Russia - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:23:14 GMT
The Trump administration sought to block former acting attorney general Sally Yates from testifying to Congress in the House investigation of links between Russian officials and Donald Trump's presidential campaign, The Washington Post has learned, ...
What Trump's new climate actions mean: A FAQ - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:59:43 GMT
On Tuesday, a week after the end of the sixth-warmest winter in the continental United States in recorded history, President Trump will announce a series of actions meant to unwind or dramatically halt Barack Obama's efforts to fight climate change.
China's Tencent takes 5 percent stake in electric-car maker Tesla - Reuters Avatar
Reuters Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:50:00 GMT
FILE PHOTO -- A Tesla car showroom is seen in west London, Britain, March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO: A sign of Tencent is seen during the third annual World Internet Conference in Wuzhen town of Jiaxing, ...
The Galaxy S8 will be Samsung's biggest test ever - The Verge Avatar
The Verge Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:33 GMT
You know what's coming tomorrow, you've known and waited for it for months now. Samsung's 2017 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will be officially announced, and one of the most critical periods in the company's history will begin. The phone Samsung ...
Three teenage burglars shot dead in US - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:25:24 GMT
Three teenagers who broke into a home in Oklahoma were killed by the homeowner's son firing an assault-style AR-15, say police. "They were dressed in black, all had masks on, and all had gloves on," Deputy Nick Mahoney told reporters. The intruders ...
CBS News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:47:00 GMT
PARIS -- The man known as “Carlos the Jackal” has been convicted in a French court of a deadly 1974 attack on a Paris shopping arcade and sentenced to life in prison for the third time. The Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez is already serving two ...
Over 20 people call for criminal investigation into Attorney General Jeff Sessions over Russia remarks - New York Daily News Avatar
New York Daily News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 03:13:35 GMT
Almost two dozen people from across the country claim Attorney General Jeff Sessions should be criminally investigated for lying under oath about his communications with Russian officials, according to a lawsuit filed with the Department of Justice on ...
Disabled Teen's Humiliating TSA Pat-Down Is Latest WTF Moment In Air Travel - Elite Daily Avatar
Elite Daily Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:14:52 GMT
A mother is furious with TSA officers at a Dallas airport after they allegedly gave her disabled son an “unnecessary” and “horrifying” pat-down as they went through security. Jennifer Williamson and her son Aaron, who has a condition called sensory ...
Cyclone Debbie: Deadly storm batters Australia - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:45:00 GMT
A powerful cyclone has pummelled the north-east Australian coast, causing major damage, torrential rain and power cuts to tens of thousands of homes. Cyclone Debbie made landfall between Bowen and Airlie Beach in Queensland as a category four storm, ...
'Spider-Man: Homecoming' trailer: Tony Stark and Michael Keaton's Vulture school Peter Parker - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:45:22 GMT
THE LESSONS come fast and nearly injurious for the new young Spidey. The official trailer for this summer's “Spider-Man: Homecoming” has landed, and as we saw in last year's “Captain America: Civil War,” Tom Holland's frisky Peter Parker is being ...
Apple just made a historic and risky change to all iPhones — and you probably didn't even notice - Business Insider Avatar
Business Insider Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:05:05 GMT
Apple released a big new update for iPhones and iPads on Monday, with nifty features like Find My AirPods and Siri improvements, but most people won't even notice the biggest change. As part of the iOS 10.3 update, Apple changed a basic part of how ...
Human Remains Discovered On Lifted Wreck Of South Korean Ferry - NPR Avatar
NPR Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:54:00 GMT
Just days after the corroded wreck of the Sewol was lifted from the sea floor, human bones and possessions have been discovered on the long-sunken ferry, South Korean officials announced Tuesday. Salvage workers "found bones of a dead person on the ...
Trump touts jobs as Ford invests $1.2 billion in Michigan plants - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:03:45 GMT
Ford will invest $1.2 billion to build or modernize three facilities in Michigan where it plans to assemble trucks and SUVs, and to store consumer data, a reflection of the trends that are fundamentally reshaping the auto industry's business model and ...
US Sens. Stabenow, Peters plan to oppose Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch - MLive.com Avatar
MLive.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:11:50 GMT
In this March 21, 2017 photo, Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch smiles on Capitol Hill in Washington, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Print Email · Lauren Gibbons ...
Facebook launches stories to complete its all-out assault on Snapchat - The Verge Avatar
The Verge Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:00:31 GMT
Facebook is rolling out ephemeral stories and messaging in its mobile apps today, bringing the popular format for sharing photos and videos to more than 1.65 billion people a day. The move is part of an all-out effort to blunt the momentum of Snapchat ...
Trump signs four bills to roll back Obama-era regulations - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:09:57 GMT
Promising to "remove every job-killing regulation we can find," Trump said even more regulation-cutting bills were on the way. The resolutions of disapproval reached the president's desk through the Congressional Review Act, a rarely used tool that ...and more »
Now this is the story of how the 'Fresh Prince' cast reunited on Instagram - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:16:46 GMT
After all, even the most curmudgeonly of us tend to crack a smile when Tom Jones' It's Not Unusual comes on and he starts swinging his arms. And though he's had to do it on demand for over 20 years, he still seems to enjoy it. (Some of us non-DWTS fans ...
White House on lockdown after suspicious package reported nearby - Syracuse.com Avatar
Syracuse.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:12:00 GMT
The White House is seen in Washington, D.C., in this Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008 file photo. ( Ron Edmonds | AP ). 0 shares. By Geoff Herbert · [email protected] The White House is reportedly on lockdown after a suspicious package was found in ...
Scottish independence: Sturgeon to set out 'next steps' in April - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:35:04 GMT
Nicola Sturgeon is to reveal next month how she will respond if the UK government continues to block calls for an independence referendum. The first minister was speaking ahead of MSPs voting on whether to seek permission for a referendum to be held.
Paris clashes after French police kill Chinese man - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:46:04 GMT
Violence in Paris over the police killing of a Chinese man has left three police officers injured with at least 35 people detained. Demonstrators had gathered outside a police station on Monday to pay homage to the dead man. His family denies he ...
Why an Auburn softball player confronted Florida's coach in postgame handshake line - FOXSports.com Avatar
FOXSports.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:46:42 GMT
Auburn defeated Florida in a tight 1-0 game on Monday but the real dramatics came after the final out. In the postgame handshake line, one of Auburn's players got into a brief but tense confrontation with Florida's head coach. Things got heated in the ...
Supreme Court sides with Texas man on death row - The Hill Avatar
The Hill Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:03:00 GMT
The Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with a Texas man on death row who argued he was mentally disabled and could not be executed. In a 5-3 ruling, the court said the state's definition and standards for assessing intellectual disability “create an ...
'Dancing With the Stars' season 24 delivers first heartbreaking elimination - AOL Avatar
AOL Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:33:32 GMT
Season 24 of "Dancing With the Stars" kicked off with a bang last week with an accidental crotch-grab by Bonner Bolton and a Twitter faux pas aimed at Nancy Kerrigan. So the bar was set high on Monday for the 401st episode of ABC's reality dancing ...
Mosul battle: Coalition urged to review tactics after civilian deaths - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:22:30 GMT
The UN's human rights chief has called on Iraqi and US-led coalition forces to review their tactics in the battle for the city of Mosul to protect civilians. Zeid Raad Al Hussein said bodies were being found in buildings where IS had reportedly held ...
11-year-old girl's hands covered in third-degree burns after making
CBS News Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:02:38 GMT
Last Updated Mar 27, 2017 9:57 PM EDT. Kathleen Quinn just finished creating a popular gooey concoction called “slime” at her kitchen table last week when she noticed both of her hands were starting to hurt. The 11-year-old girl from Rockland, ...
FIFA hands Lionel Messi four-match ban for insults in WCQ vs. Chile - ESPN FC Avatar
ESPN FC Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:35:42 GMT
The FC panel think Argentina have lacked an identity in World Cup qualifying and have yet to fully maximise their potential. Alejandro Moreno says Argentina's win over Chile in qualifying covered up glaring problems for Edgardo Bauza's side. Chile ...
Consumer confidence leaps to new 16-year high - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:12:14 GMT
Consumer confidence surged to a new 16-year high in March, fueled by strong job and wage growth, lofty stock prices and cheap gasoline. An index of Americans' perceptions of the economy and labor market jumped to 125.6 – highest since December 2000 ...
49ers CEO won't expect to raid Oakland of fans - ESPN Avatar
ESPN Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:06:02 GMT
ESPN's Sam Alipour describes the scene in Oakland as fans are reeling from the Raiders' move to Las Vegas. (2:14). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 3:11 AM ET. Nick WagonerESPN Staff Writer. Close. Covered Rams ...
Trump Hopes to Tackle Tax Reform and Infrastructure Simultaneously - New York Magazine Avatar
New York Magazine Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:02:00 GMT
If at first you don't succeed, try something way more ambitious. Photo: Andrew Harrer - Pool/Getty Images. Shortly before the first major bill of his presidency died without a vote, Donald Trump infamously declared, “Nobody knew that health care could ...
Wife of London Terrorist Khalid Masood 'Saddened and Shocked' by Attack - NBCNews.com Avatar
NBCNews.com Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:03:17 GMT
LONDON — The wife of the terrorist who attacked U.K.'s parliament has spoken out, saying she is "saddened and shocked" and condemned his actions. Rohey Hydara, the wife of Khalid Masood, expressed her condolences and wished a "speedy recovery" ...