Parts of Northern Australia are being evacuated as the region braces for two cyclones to make landfall in the coming days — one of which has the potential to be the region’s most powerful storm in years. CNN News Continue reading Australia braces for twin cyclones as state of emergency declared in Northern Territory
Sen. Johnny Isakson said President Donald Trump’s criticism of the late Sen. John McCain is “deplorable,” and the Georgia Republican promised to continue speaking out against Trump if he continues to speak ill of the deceased war hero and former … Continue reading Republican senator calls Trump's McCain insults 'deplorable'
The cheering began well before the Japanese “god” reached home plate. CNN News Continue reading Tokyo salutes baseball 'god' Ichiro Suzuki
The widow and daughter of John McCain on Wednesday criticized President Donald Trump and his online supporters for repeated attacks on the former U.S. senator, Republican presidential nominee and Vietnam War hero who was tortured during five and a half … Continue reading McCain's widow, daughter punch back at Trump's Twitter tirade
UK police have arrested India’s billionaire diamond dealer Nirav Modi in London over his alleged involvement in a bank fraud that could be worth $2 billion. CNN News Continue reading Indian billionaire arrested in London over alleged $2B fraud
Rifles, including the ones used in the shooting, will be banned. ABC News Continue reading New Zealand prime minister announces ban of all assault rifles after mosque shooting
The Library of Congress has added 25 “audio treasures” to its National Recording Registry, including albums from Jay-Z and Cyndi Lauper, a speech by Robert F. Kennedy, a Schoolhouse Rock! boxed set and Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline.” CNN News Continue reading Jay-Z, School House Rock and Cyndi Lauper are among recordings the Library of Congress is preserving
Bayer AG had hoped a new trial strategy focusing jurors on scientific evidence could stem a burgeoning tide of U.S. lawsuits over its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup, but a second jury finding on Tuesday that the product caused cancer has … Continue reading Jury finding upends Bayer's Roundup defense strategy: experts
Hope Hicks, the former White House communications director and long-time confidante of President Donald Trump, plans to turn over documents to the House Judiciary Committee as part of its investigation into potential obstruction of justice. Reuters Continue reading Former Trump confidante Hope Hicks to cooperate with House Democratic probe into Trump
Carlos Correa hit a go-ahead home run in the sixth inning and the Houston Astros went on to a 2-1 spring training victory over the New York Yankees at Kissimmee, Fla. Reuters Continue reading Spring training roundup: Correa homers in Astros' win
Rapper Jay-Z, singer Miley Cyrus and rockers The Killers are among the stars booked to perform at an event marking the 50th anniversary in August of the Woodstock festival, one of popular music’s most historic moments. Reuters Continue reading Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus, The Killers among Woodstock 50 lineup
New Zealand PM announces ban on all assault rifles CNN News Continue reading New Zealand PM announces ban on all assault rifles
The U.S. Department of Defense is proposing to pay for President Donald Trump’s much-debated border wall by shifting funds away from projects that include $1.2 billion for schools, childcare centers and other facilities for military children, according to a list … Continue reading Trump's border wall money may come at expense of schools for military kids
President Donald Trump on Tuesday struck back after Kellyanne Conway’s husband, George Conway, questioned his mental fitness. ABC News Continue reading Trump ratchets up attacks on Kellyanne Conway's spouse, calls him 'husband from hell'
A lawyer in Cleveland, representing a couple that lost embryos in the Ohio fertility clinic storage tank failure last year, is asking an appeals court to answer when — according to Ohio law — life begins. Reuters Continue reading Ohio court is asked to clarify when life begins