Train crash causes severe damage to Hoboken station; N.J. rail service suspended, injuries reported
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:48:32 +0100
A train crash at the station in Hoboken, New Jersey Thursday, leading to suspension of PATH train service and rail service in and out of the station.
Outside the Box: Trump’s big government will stick ‘the little people’ with a huge tax bill
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:48:12 +0100
Donald Trump’s dismissive view about taxes harkens back to another real estate billionaire: the late Leona Helmsley, writes Chris Edelson.
Ungrateful Atlanta Braves take the money and run
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:45:09 +0100
The Major League Baseball team hits peak greed as it flees the city, writes Jason Notte.
Market Extra: U.K. stocks turn Brexit into boost, on track for best quarter since 2013
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:41:56 +0100
In the first quarter after the U.K.’s EU referendum, the country’s benchmark stock index is set to bang out its best quarterly performance in more than three years on the back of a weak pound, BOE easing and a rebound in emerging markets.
The Ratings Game: Fitbit stock rocked by analyst downgrade to rare bearish rating
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:37:39 +0100
Fitbit’s stock slumped on heavy volume toward the biggest drop in nearly five months, after Pacific Crest downgraded the maker of fitness-tracking wristbands to a rare underweight rating.
The Tell: Trump’s ‘ugly’ claim about stocks is backed by Morgan Stanley economist
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:37:37 +0100
“We are in a big fat ugly bubble and we better be careful,” declared Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at the first of three debates with Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on Monday.
Capitol Report: Wells Fargo CEO’s $41 million ranks only third among executive-pay clawbacks, forfeitures
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:32:46 +0100
A MarketWatch analysis finds other executives faced harsher penalties, including clawbacks of money already spent.
Futures Movers: Oil futures climb, even as market questions OPEC’s preliminary deal
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:15:11 +0100
Oil futures trade modestly higher Thursday after a more than 5% jump a day earlier, as questions surround OPEC’s agreement to set a production target blow its members’ current output.
Credit card sign-up bonuses have hit record highs
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:10:07 +0100
The Chase Sapphire Reserve isn’t the only card offering a big bonus
Bond Report: Treasury yields gain on increase of 2nd-quarter GDP-growth reading
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:55:54 +0100
Treasury prices fall Thursday, pushing yields higher, after a fresh look at the U.S. economy’s performance in the spring showed that the nation’s gross domestic product grew at a faster pace than originally thought.
Rumsfeld likes Trump – but not everything he says
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:00:01 +0100
Donald Rumsfeld is unapologetic, and some would say unrepentant.
Deadly train crash in New Jersey
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:28:31 +0100
A New Jersey Transit train plowed into Hoboken Terminal during rush hour, injuring more than 100 people.
Trump: QB's protest bad for country's spirit
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:09:33 +0100
The candidate is pressed to imagine how he'd react to Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest if he owned the 49ers.
WATCH: Unable To Name A Foreign Leader, Gary Johnson Has Another 'Aleppo Moment' - NPR
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:35:00 +0100
Congress overrides 9/11 veto - Politico
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:31:35 +0100
Kashmir dispute: Two Pakistani soldiers killed after clashes with India - CNN
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:27:23 +0100
The Paris Motor Show opens amid a war on cars - The Verge
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:26:00 +0100
Media hype aside, Clinton still has the edge in this race - Washington Post
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:00:47 +0100
The US Has a Weak Hand In Syria-and Russia Knows It - TIME
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:41:22 +0100
Petraeus: OPEC cut is 'nonsense'
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:38:20 +0100
One of the world’s most astute analysts of the Middle East doubts OPEC nations will cut oil production as they pledged to do on Sept. 28.
Why Clinton hasn’t put Trump away
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:41 +0100
Two moments from the first presidential debate illustrate why the shift in the race isn't as drastic as you might think.
Fatal Calif. police shooting sparks protests
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:58:21 +0100
Authorities in suburban San Diego say a black man was shot and killed by police after pointing an object at officers.
Hacking blame: Russians or a 400-pound guy?
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:44:30 +0100
Hillary Clinton has openly accused Russia of backing recent cyberattacks, but Donald Trump has suggested another possibility.
Police: Man killed by officer pointed vaping device, not gun - CNN
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:07:30 +0100
Amnesty says Sudan used deadly chemical weapons in Darfur conflict - CNN
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:48:48 +0100
SC shootings: Suspect allegedly called grandparents before opening fire - CNN
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:39:11 +0100
Police: School shooter killed dad before rampage
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:14:36 +0100
A teenager fatally shot his father at home before wounding two students and a teacher at a South Carolina elementary school.
Obama had a tense exchange with CNN's Jake Tapper over why he won't say 'radical Islamic terrorism' - Business Insider
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:21:54 +0100
Deal reached to keep U.S govt. running
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:03:00 +0100
The agreement would avert a potential federal shutdown and comes just three days before a midnight deadline.
Trump mocks Clinton's campaign stamina
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:01:31 +0100
The Republican nominee takes aim at his rival in a scathing scripted speech before veering off message.
FBI detects attempts to hack election databases
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:10:05 +0100
"There’s no doubt that some bad actors have been poking around," FBI Director James Comey warns.
Turkey arrests 32,000 suspects over failed coup
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:03:33 +0100
The country braces for the most extensive trials in its history in the wake of the attempted putsch on July 15.
Russia steps up trolling attacks on the West, U.S. intel report finds
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:34:21 +0100
A new U.S. intelligence report says that the Russian government is conducting a wide-ranging and “opportunistic” campaign.
U.S. threatens Russia over Aleppo bombings
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:32:28 +0100
In the wake of escalating attacks, including 2 hospital strikes, the U.S. says it may suspend engagement with Russia over the Syrian conflict.
Obama: Not voting is 'a vote for Trump'
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:45:04 +0100
The president says that if you don't want Trump in the Oval Office, there's no excuse for staying home on Election Day.
2 hospitals and a bread line attacked in Aleppo
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:22:22 +0100
Government shelling and airstrikes in the rebel-held Syrian city kill seven and put one of the medical facilities out of service, observers say.
Air rage incidents on the rise
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:13:20 +0100
Reports of unruly passengers are getting more frequent, and more effective deterrents are needed, a trade group says.
Trump ducks Chicago violence at local event
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:39:36 +0100
The GOP nominee surprisingly decides not to address the issue that has been a central theme of his campaign in recent weeks.
Probe: MH17 shot down by Russian-made missile
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:14:59 +0100
Prosecutors conclude the plane was shot down in 2014 by a missile fired from rebel-held territory in Ukraine, victims’ families say.
Would Wells Fargo have fired 5,300 anyway?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:41:44 +0100
The banking giant cut thousands of employees in the wake of its scandal, but there are signs a workforce reduction may have been inevitable.
World’s worst countries for air pollution
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:05:13 +0100
Ninety-two percent of the world breathes air with unhealthy levels of pollutants, but these areas have it the worst.
Trump has turned over tax returns before
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:08:39 +0100
The GOP nominee has let outsiders see these documents — when it suited his needs.
N.Y. bomb suspect acted alone, FBI believes
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:40:28 +0100
Ahmad Khan Rahami has not been linked to an extremist movement, FBI Director James Comey tells Congress.
The biggest economic myths from the debate
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:38:57 +0100
The presidential debate failed to tackle key economic issues head-on, according to Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter.
The cybersecurity debate that didn't happen
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:27:45 +0100
Discussing these issues could eat up considerable debate time, but they're of critical importance.
White House critical of Trump's performance
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:10:16 +0100
While the president is measured in his criticism, his VP levels a withering attack on the GOP nominee's debate.
Fact check: What Trump and Clinton got wrong
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:21:21 +0100
Both candidates denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.
Miss the debate? Watch it right here
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:30:28 +0100
Who made the best impression at the first presidential debate? Decide for yourself, then watch Yahoo News analysis.
Trump-Cuban feud intensifies with debate
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:54:47 +0100
The GOP nominee and the Dallas Mavericks owner have traded both glowing praise and withering insults.
What people are betting on in the debate
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:05:35 +0100
For example, one site puts the odds of “a brawl to break out amongst spectators” at 20 to 1.
Houston gunman wore Nazi emblems during shooting
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:03:25 +0100
A heavily armed, disgruntled lawyer randomly shot at drivers before police shot and killed him, authorities said.
Trump’s new discipline to be tested at debate
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:52:01 +0100
He has long bragged he can act presidential if he wants to. And at Monday night’s debate, that claim will be challenged.
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:42:00 +0100
Palmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87.
Evacuations in Iowa as floodwaters rise
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:43:41 +0100
Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids leave their homes as floodwaters rise on the Cedar River.
Debate over fact-checking presidential candidates
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:09:17 +0100
A top official on presidential debates says it's not a good idea for moderators to serve as an Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Clinton launches early voting drive
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:47:30 +0100
The Clinton campaign is launching a church-based voter mobilization drive aimed at Latinos called “Fe en Nuestro Voto."
Young girl among 8 hurt in Baltimore shooting
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:37:06 +0100
Three gunmen shot and wounded eight people, including a 3-year-old girl on an east Baltimore street, police said.
Police arrest suspect in deadly mall shooting
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:20:18 +0100
A man believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a shopping center about 60 miles north of Seattle, killing five people.
Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:20:12 +0100
The department provides bodycam and dashboard footage of Keith Scott's shooting.
Clinton, Trump face challenges at debate
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:07:49 +0100
The Democratic nominee has to prove she can be trusted, and her GOP opponent must show depth.