Journalist Ann Curry said she was not surprised by allegations of sexual misconduct against her former "Today" show co-anchor Matt Lauer. A "climate of verbal harassment” existed when she was at the helm of...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 09:03 AM PST
UC President, Calif. AG Urge Students to Renew DACA Status
University of California President Janet Napolitano and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Wednesday urged young immigrant students to renew their applications for an Obama-era program that protects...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 06:22 AM PST
Even the Eyelashes Freeze: Russia Sees Minus 88.6 Degrees F
Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday.
In Yakutia — a region...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 05:45 AM PST
4 Years on, Ancient Heart of Homs Still Abandoned Ruins
Sumaya Bairuty walked through abandoned streets pocked with shell craters amid rows of destroyed buildings, at times climbing over giant sand barriers before reaching her parent's apartment in the once...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:53 PM PST
Bitcoin Falls Below $10,000 for 1st Time Since November
Bitcoin fell below $10,000 for the first time since November, with more than $36 billion of value being wiped off the cryptocurrency in the last day, CNBC reported.
The world's largest cryptocurrency dived...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 04:07 PM PST
At Least 12 Deaths From Snow, Ice and Record Cold in South
A layer of snow and ice and a record-breaking blast of cold closed runways, highways, schools and government offices across the South and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday in a swath of the country...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 05:01 AM PST
Walmart Offers Way to Turn Leftover Opioids Into Useless Gel
Britain has created a “minister for loneliness” to tackle public health problems associated with social isolation, NBC News reported. The minister, Tracey Crouch, was appointed after research showed that one in...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 03:47 AM PST
FBI Agents Visited Bannon's Home to Discuss Subpoena: Source
FBI agents showed up at Steve Bannon’s Washington home last week intent on serving him with a subpoena to appear before a grand jury investigating possible ties between President Donald Trump's campaign and...
Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 06:51 PM PST
House Panel Subpoenas Bannon in Russia Probe Showdown
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon on Tuesday refused to answer a broad array of queries from the House Intelligence Committee about his time working for President Donald Trump, provoking a...