Affichage des articles du décembre, 2019

Kidnapping victim shoved in trunk, survived


Man visits 418 national park sites in one year


Woman survives fall between two buildings


Body of missing 10-year-old boy found


Family says 14 y/o died after surgery went wrong


Man injured after lighting firework in car


Firefighter offers free rides home for NYE


An Alabama woman texted 'I feel in trouble' before she disappeared, mother says

Image A woman who disappeared after leaving an Alabama bar had texted a coworker that she was with strangers and felt she was in trouble, her mother says.

Why US population growth slowed this decade

Image US population growth slowed this decade, partially due to fewer births, more deaths and a decline in international migration to the US.

Cop who said McD's worker put derogatory term on his cup made it up, chief says

Image A Kansas police officer who initially claimed McDonald's employees wrote "F*****g pig" on his cup has resigned, the city's police chief said.

Ohio doctor charged with killing 25 patients sues hospital for defamation

Image A Columbus, Ohio, doctor is suing the hospital system that accused him of overprescribing pain medication to more than two patients near death.

Chicago's homicide rate decreases for the third straight year

Image Chicago is reporting a significant drop in homicides for the third straight year, news that city leaders are embracing after the Windy City was singled out for gun violence during a particularly deadly 2016.

Suspect in Hanukkah stabbings referenced 'Nazi Culture' in journal, authorities said

Image The moments after a man wounded five people with a machete at a Hanukkah celebration were "sheer terror" around the New York home where the attack occurred, Rabbi Yisroel Kahan told CNN.

Ford says reservations for its First Edition electric Mustang are full

Image Ford is no longer taking orders for the first edition of its new electric Mustang, the Mach-E.

Here's how to find out what Disney character you are on Instagram

Image Instagram once again has come up with an answer to a question we didn't know we'd asked: Which Disney character are you?

'Murder Mystery' tops Netflix's most-popular titles of 2019

Image In a year of huge streaming hits, "Murder Mystery" topped Netflix's most popular US releases list for 2019.

New York Times: White House predicted congressional pushback for holding Ukraine aid

Image Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney was warned by a senior adviser last summer that he should "expect Congress to become unhinged" if the White House went through with withholding security aid to Ukraine, according to a previously undisclosed email conversation described by The New York Times.

A wind turbine fell in New York and smashed a car

Image A recently installed wind turbine came crashing down in a New York City neighborhood, causing a chain reaction on Monday.

US women's soccer players Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger tied the knot in Miami

Image US women's national soccer team players Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger tied the knot on Saturday in their much-anticipated wedding at the Vizcaya Museum and Gardens in Miami.

A teen whose teachers were sending him schoolwork in ICE detention just won his asylum case

Image An immigration judge has granted asylum to a Connecticut high school student whose arrest sparked an outpouring of support from teachers and classmates.

A man donated his kidney to his wife of 51 years after finding out he's her perfect match

Image Finding your loved one a perfect gift can be hard. But a diamond ring, silk dress, or designer bag couldn't come close to Mike Nipper's gift to his wife of 51 years.

Lakeland honors friends murdered on Christmas Eve


Church gathers to support survivor in plane crash


Boy born without hands receives new 3D-printed hands for Christmas


Miracle Christmas for young boy with murdered mom


2 inmates recaptured after manhunt, sheriff says


Classic car fan enjoys one of his 'last wishes'


911 dispatcher arrested for child porn


Man dies after 'medical event', causing crash


Man injures 2 people in road rage knife incident


Twins given up for adoption reunite with family


Grandmother found dead in 'pool of blood' in home


Man walked murder victim's dog, stole wedding ring


Rep. John Lewis has pancreatic cancer

Image Civil rights icon and US Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, his office announced Sunday.

Analysis: A historic gender gap is possible in 2020

Image If President Donald Trump loses in 2020, it will be at the hands of women.

Doctor: Sanders in good health after heart attack

Image Sen. Bernie Sanders is in "good health," nearly three months after suffering a heart attack, the attending physician at the US Capitol said in a letter released Monday.

Carter returns to his church after brain surgery

Image Former President Jimmy Carter on Sunday quietly returned to his hometown church for the first time since his brain surgery last month.

Obama shares his favorite movies and TV shows

Image Former President Barack Obama followed his top book picks of 2019 by turning America's attention to the big and small screens, sharing his most-loved movies and TV shows of the year.

North Korean hackers stole 'highly sensitive information' from Microsoft users, company alleges

Image Microsoft is suing a mysterious North Korean hacking group for allegedly stealing "highly sensitive information" from computers in the United States.

Smart camera maker hit with data breach

Image Wyze Labs, which makes smart cameras and connected home gadgets, has confirmed databases holding millions of customers' information were exposed to the public.

Why January 2 will be UPS' busiest day of the year

Image Millions of holiday gifts are about to turn into holiday returns. January 2 will be a particularly epic day for sending stuff back, UPS predicts.

6 ways to be a better boss

Image Managing a team or division at work doesn't come with a playbook of winning strategies that guarantee you'll meet every assigned goal and keep your team happy and productive.

Five ways to get organized and be more productive at work

Image We've all been there. You get to your desk in the morning, ready to take on your to-do list. But then there's social media, food breaks, meetings and procrastination.

Man facing shot victim while assembling a gun


The 5 biggest days for the stock market this year

Image The US-China trade war was the biggest driver for stocks this year. Before Washington and Beijing agreed a preliminary trade deal, investors got whiplash from headlines about the tense negotiations.

How Tesla's risky bet on making cars in China could pay off

Image After a wild 2019, Tesla is finally making cars in China. It picked a rough time to start.

Non-profit helps couple unite with 5-year-old orphaned boy


Walter the warthog dies at the Cincinnati Zoo


Pit stored 37,000 gallons of Hexavalent Chromium


2 dead, 1 injured in church shooting