Cowboys QB Tony Romo suffers left collarbone injury - ESPN
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:09:21 +0000
Oregon high school cancels dance over dirty dancing - Eagle-Tribune
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:07:00 +0000
Oregon high school cancels dance over dirty dancingEagle-Tribune
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Administrators at a Portland high school have canceled an upcoming winter dance because of concerns about dirty dancing. Portland Public Schools spokeswoman Christine Miles says that some of the dancing at Cleveland High ...and more »
Largest police detail ever at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - CBS News
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:44:00 +0000
Man who jumped White House fence facing charges: Secret Service
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:23:28 +0000
A man who jumped the White House fence on Thursday, triggering a lockdown of the presidential mansion, was quickly caught and now faces criminal charges, the U.S. Secret Service said. Joseph Caputo scaled the north fence line of the White House grounds at around 2:45 p.m. and was immediately apprehended, the Secret Service said in a statement. The White House was locked down as the Secret Service conducted a security sweep of the area, and nearby streets were closed off, ABC News and The Washington Post reported earlier.
Man apprehended after jumping over White House fence - USA TODAY
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:21:04 +0000
Newborn Found Abandoned In Church's Nativity Scene - Huffington Post
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:08:00 +0000
New videos raise fresh questions in Chicago police shooting of black teen
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:49:08 +0000
Newly released police dashboard camera videos from the scene of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago patrolman could raise fresh questions over documentation of the killing, as the city braced for an organized protest march on Friday. Audio and video should be automatically activated on the cameras, according to police department policy. Van Dyke on Tuesday became the first Chicago police officer in decades to be charged with murder for on-duty use of lethal force and is in jail pending a second bond hearing on Monday.
NewsWatch: A father’s letter to his adult children at Thanksgiving
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:00:07 +0000
No more financial support — it’s time to take care of yourselves.
Russia, France agree to tighten cooperation against IS
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:59:21 +0000
MOSCOW (AP) — The presidents of France and Russia agreed Thursday to tighten cooperation in the fight against the Islamic State group, although they remained at odds over their approach toward Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Will REI's Closure on Thanksgiving and Black Friday Pay Dividends? - NBCNews.com
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:54:50 +0000
Russia-Turkey Relations Heading Into 'Dead-End,' Putin Says as Turkey Refuses to Apologize for Downing Plane
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:47:12 +0000
The remarks came as Moscow tightened control on the import of Turkish goods and threatened widespread economic retaliation in the wake of a Russian bomber being shot down by Turkish jets and Turkey refused to apologize for the incident. Putin described Turkey’s government as "a sponsor of terrorism", saying it profited from the sale of oil by ISIS, and criticized Turkey for refusing to apologize for the shooting down. "We have the impression that the Turkish government is deliberately driving relations with Russia into a dead-end," Putin told a televised gathering of new foreign ambassadors, freshly arrived in Moscow.
Turkey won't apologize for downing Russian warplane, Erdogan says - CNN
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:32:00 +0000
New York's Thanksgiving parade draws huge crowd amid tight security
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:18:58 +0000
By Kylie Gumpert and Alexander Besant NEW YORK (Reuters) - Crowds of spectators watched the marching bands, floats and giant balloons of Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, held without incident under tight security almost two weeks after deadly attacks in Paris. President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans on Wednesday they were safe to travel over the holiday.. Police, who were patrolling in record numbers, arrested a 41-year-old Russian tourist for flying a drone in Central Park near the parade route with his son, 14. Police walked alongside many parade groups and helicopters hovered overhead amid enhanced security following the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.
Trump draws scornful rebuke for mocking reporter with disability - Washington Post
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:05:19 +0000
Police detain two over Mali hotel attack: security sources
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:36:08 +0000
Malian special forces arrested two suspects Thursday over a siege at a luxury hotel in the capital Bamako that left 20 people dead, security sources said. "Two suspects linked to the attack last week at the Radisson hotel have just been arrested and they are being interrogated," one of the sources told AFP. The identity of the suspects and their alleged role in Friday's jihadist attack on the 190-room Radisson Blu hotel was not immediately known.
London Markets: FTSE 100 rises for second straight day, led by miners
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:11:06 +0000
Advances for the key mining sector helped lift the FTSE 100 on Thursday.
Europe Markets: European stocks close at 3-month highs
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:02:35 +0000
Continued losses for the euro help the pan-European benchmark build on the previous day’s rally to end at its best level since Aug. 18.
NewsWatch: Firing Marissa Mayer is not the answer for Yahoo
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:00:07 +0000
Yahoo is at a crossroads. The turnaround plan by Marissa Mayer is not working. But is firing Mayer the best solution? Perhaps it is finally time for Yahoo to seriously consider selling itself. But selling just its core business alone, minus its Asian assets, as one activist investor suggests, may be harder to do than selling the entire company.
Paul Brandus: There’s much about the economy to be thankful for
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:14:14 +0000
You don’t hear nearly enough about this, and as it turns out, we’ve got a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. A few items to chew on along with that turkey drumstick:
How to talk to kids about tragedies such as the Paris attacks - euronews
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:37:11 +0000
How Wall Street hijacks your money
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:00:52 +0000
Robert C.S. “Bobby” Monks, author of “Uninvested: How Wall Street Hijacks Your Money & How to Fight Back,” is the 2016 version of Network’s Howard Beale.
Obama 'deeply disturbed' by Chicago police shooting video
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:09:42 +0000
The president speaks out about the deadly shooting of a black teen by a Chicago policeman.
Slide Show: 3 tech gadgets you might not want to buy just yet
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:19:27 +0000
A few technologies on the market this holiday season might not be ready for mainstream adoption.
Putin sends air-defense missiles to Syria to deter Turkey
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:05:41 +0000
MOSCOW (AP) — In a move raising the potential threat of a Russia-NATO conflict, Russia said Wednesday it will deploy long-range air defense missiles to its base in Syria and destroy any target that may threaten its warplanes following the downing of a Russian military jet by Turkey.
Preventable errors led to hospital attack, military says
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:52:32 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. airstrike that killed 31 civilians at a hospital in Afghanistan last month resulted from preventable errors by soldiers and airmen who violated rules of engagement and have been removed from duty while awaiting further investigation, military officials said Wednesday.
Why this is suddenly a great time to get a deal on a new car
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:00:14 +0000
Auto makers are promoting more sales incentives as 2015 comes to an end.
ETF Investing: Why investors should approach robo advisers with caution
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:16:38 +0000
As more companies get in on the robo adviser action, experts say, investors may need to be much more careful about what they buy into.
Moroccan woman mistaken as jihadi in bath pic
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:09:23 +0000
A Moroccan woman says that the Daily Mail and other news outlets used an image of her seminude, mistaking her for Hasna Ait Boulahcen.
Following Paris attacks, encryption services face new scrutiny
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:42:59 +0000
Companies are now being asked to defend products that have the potential to facilitate deadly attacks.
IS claims Tunisia attack, suspected bomber's body found
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:33:37 +0000
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The body of a suspected suicide bomber was found at the scene of an attack on Tunisia's presidential guard, and the Islamic State group claimed responsibility Wednesday for the attack that left 13 people dead.
Slide Show: 10 retail tricks that make you spend more
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:29:05 +0000
What to watch out for when shopping this holiday season.
Hollande, Obama vow unity against IS, appeal to Russia
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:01:20 +0000
France and the United States pledged on Tuesday to step up the fight against the Islamic State group, urging Russia to throw its weight behind global efforts to resolve the four-year Syrian conflict. President Francois Hollande met his US counterpart Barack Obama at the White House as Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane dealt a severe blow to efforts to coordinate the fight against IS. Speaking 11 days after jihadists killed 130 people in the French capital, Hollande urged an "implacable" joint response to crush the group in Syria and Iraq.
Chicago prepares for protests after release of video showing officer shooting teen
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 07:27:42 +0000
The latest on the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): 12:45 a.m. A small crowd of protesters is snaking through streets near Chicago's downtown early Wednesday. ...
Thanksgiving Flying: Tips to Survive the Travel Madness - New York Times
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:33:42 +0000
Thanksgiving Flying: Tips to Survive the Travel MadnessNew York Times
NEW YORK — If you're braving the airports this Thanksgiving, you won't be alone. Airlines for America, the lobbying group for several major airlines, forecasts 25.3 million passengers will fly on U.S. airlines during the 12 days surrounding the holiday.and more »
Turkey downs Russian warplane near Syria border
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:17:57 +0000
Russia claims its plane was still in Syrian airspace at the time of the incident.
Source: Chicago cop expected to be charged in teen's death
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 06:03:11 +0000
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County prosecutors are expected to charge a white Chicago police officer with murder in the death of a black teenager who was shot 16 times more than a year ago, an official close to the investigation said Monday night.
There is no 'specific, credible' threat against the U.S. Does that mean everything’s fine?
There have been no concrete plots against the U.S. after the Paris attacks, officials say.
Ted Cruz has always had a master plan. Now it could win him the White House.
Congress is running out of time, and will, to respond this year to Paris attacks