Hurricane Humberto continues to strengthen and has become a major hurricane as it moves away from the United States toward Bermuda.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 8:22 pm
A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll out Tuesday finds former Vice President Joe Biden leads the field in the first national polling after last week's Democratic presidential debate, but Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts has risen to hold second place on her own.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 8:18 pm
President Donald Trump on Tuesday reacted to the death of veteran journalist Cokie Roberts by saying "she never treated me nicely" before extending his well wishes to her family.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:56 pm
President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski antagonized Democrats and stonewalled their questions about obstruction of justice during the first official impeachment-related hearing on Capitol Hill in the wake of the Russia investigation.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:44 pm
It happened more than two centuries ago, but its impact remains enormous. Historians have credited the infamous "year without a summer" of 1816, at least indirectly, with the invention of the bicycle and the writing of the classic novel "Frankenstein."
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:06 pm
Even before President Donald Trump arrived in California on Tuesday, his administration issued yet another pre-emptive strike at the state that likes to pride itself as the center of the resistance to his agenda.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 7:02 pm
Oil prices dropped sharply Tuesday, following Monday's surge that sent shock waves around the world.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:54 pm
President Donald Trump rarely deviates from his script -- in this case, his backhanded appeals to racial minorities.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:40 pm
The statistic is shocking and, well, not: For an estimated one in 16 American women, according to a study published Monday in the medical journal JAMA Internal Medicine, her "first time" having sex was "an unwanted first sexual intercourse that is physically forced or coerced." As one of the study co-authors pointed out, "it is accurate" to call this what it is: rape. Among the women who experienced not first-time sex but first-time rape, the average age was about fifteen and a half. Their assailants were are on average six years older -- adult men preying on girls.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:37 pm
New York state health officials voted Tuesday to carry out Gov. Andrew Cuomo's executive action to ban sales of most flavored e-cigarettes. This ban would stand for 90 days as a piece of emergency legislation. It would need to be renewed to continue.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:35 pm
Pittsburgh Pirates' closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested Tuesday on a felony count of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct using computer services or devices, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 6:01 pm
Even though the lines between politics and entertainment have been blurred from the beginning in the Trump administration, Sean Spicer twirling the frills on the sleeves of his neon, lime-green shirt on "Dancing With The Stars" ("DWTS") have brought us to a collective new low.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 5:29 pm
When Anthony Rogers's beloved dog Bobo went missing, he was despondent. The two are homeless, he told CNN, but they've found family in each other and their midtown Memphis community.
Posted on: 17 September 2019 | 5:14 pm