Feed aggregator

Drew Carey targets cruel ice bucketers

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:19pm
Comedian Drew Carey found nothing funny about a twisted ice bucket challenge in which an autistic teen was drenched with a bucket of urine, feces and spit.
Categories: US News

Camper sleepwalks off cliff

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
A camper had to be rescued after sleepwalking away from his camp and falling off a cliff. WKYT/WDKY reports.
Categories: US News

Fatal crash driver on Facebook

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
A North Dakota woman who police say was using Facebook on her cellphone when she crashed into another car is accused of negligent homicide in the death of a great-grandmother.
Categories: US News

Shark chases swimmers

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
Swimmers in Destin, Florida, had a close call with a hammerhead shark and it was all caught on camera.
Categories: US News

Virginia: No Medicaid expansion, but ...

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:57pm
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, stymied in expanding Medicaid in the state, said he would extend health coverage to 25,000 people.
Categories: US News

Why Joan Rivers is unique...in court

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:54pm
Joan Rivers was inarguably unique in life—with her lacerating, celebrity-seeking missile of a wit. But here's what makes her unique in court.
Categories: US News

CDC confirms respiratory illness

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:51pm
Enterovirus D68 is affecting at least 19 children in Kansas City and 11 children in Chicago.
Categories: US News

Traders track Scottish independence

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:44pm
Scottish independence: The new worry for stocks. It has driven the pound down against the dollar.
Categories: US News

Ryanair to buy 100 Boeing 737

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:44pm
Europe's largest low-cost airline agrees to buy 100 Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 jetliners with an option for 100 more.
Categories: US News

How Apple may get bashed by rivals

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:38pm
Some of Apple's biggest rivals may pick the company's Tuesday product unveiling to promote their own products via social media.
Categories: US News

Menswear: 'Metrosexual' goes mainstream

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:37pm
Menswear is definitely having a moment—and the excitement was palpable during New York Fashion Week.
Categories: US News

Why US farmers aren't feeling confident

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:37pm
U.S. Crop and livestock producers are feeling down about their situations, according to a survey released Monday.
Categories: US News

Hertz CEO Frissora resigns

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:37pm
Hertz Global Holdings on Monday announced Chairman and CEO Mark Frissora is stepping down, citing personal reasons.
Categories: US News

Retro Report: The Rise of the SWAT Team in American Policing

The New York Times - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:29pm
SWAT teams, created to quell unrest in Los Angeles in the 1960s, are the principal beneficiaries of heavy-duty military equipment from the federal government.






Categories: US News

Laughs and Accolades as Clinton and Bush Introduce a Leadership Program

The New York Times - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:23pm
The two former presidents exchanged compliments in Washington on Monday as part of an initiative involving four presidential libraries.
Categories: US News

Obama right on ISIL response

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:23pm
Opinion: The president was right not to rush into the fight with extremist terrorists with guns blazing.
Categories: US News

Promoting pot to 'high' net worth

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:19pm
Cheryl Shuman hopes to change public perception about marijuana use and is asking high-net worth circles to fund her efforts.
Categories: US News

Janjuah: Central banks to rule—for now

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:18pm
Weakness will be met with a flurry of central bank activity, the likes of which has helped prop up the S&P 500 to a 200% gain.
Categories: US News

N.J. casinos can offer sports betting

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:05pm
Chris Christie's action is likely to be challenged in court by sports leagues.
Categories: US News

Luxury cruises finding Northwest Passage

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 1:04pm
As ice retreats in the Northwest Passage, bigger and more luxurious cruise ships are booking voyages on the storied route.
Categories: US News