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FELICIA FONSECA Associated Press

Sheriff’s office: Flagstaff-area wildfire burned 30 homes

Authorities say 30 homes have been burned plus additional outbuildings destroyed when a wind-driven wildfire ripped though rural neighborhoods near Flagstaff, Arizona, on Tuesday
1 month ago
FILE: A Boeing 737-932ER operated by Delta Airlines takes off from JFK Airport on August 24, 2019 i...
Pete Muntean, CNN

Three US airlines extend olive branch to passengers banned for mask violations

The move comes after two dizzying days of rulings and countermoves on the federal mask mandate for public transportation.
1 month ago
the Fed...
Aimee Cobabe

Goldman Sachs warns of potential recession in the next two years

Goldman Sachs predicts there’s a 35 percent chance we’ll have a recession in the next 2 years. 
1 month ago
Smoke from a wind-whipped wildfire rises above neighborhoods on the outskirts of Flagstaff, Ariz., ...
FELICIA FONSECA Associated Press

Arizona wildfire doubles in size near Flagstaff, county declares emergency

Forest Service officials say flames as high as 100 feet scorched dry grass and Ponderosa pines. Wind gusts of up to 50 mph pushed the blaze over a major highway.
1 month ago
Florida ride...
MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press

Sensors were adjusted on ride where teen fell to his death

An independent report concluded that sensors on a Florida amusement park ride were adjusted manually to double the size of restraint openings.
1 month ago
Best Face Mask...
CURT ANDERSON Associated Press

Florida judge voids US mask mandate for planes, other travel

The decision by U.S. District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle also said the CDC failed to justify its mask decision and did not follow proper rulemaking.
1 month ago
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CNN

READ: Mark Meadows’ texts with Utah Sen. Mike Lee and Rep. Chip Roy

The text messages between Meadows and Utah Sen. Mike Lee were obtained by the House select committee and reviewed by CNN.
1 month ago
homeschooling continues...
CAROLYN THOMPSON Associated Press

Homeschooling surge continues despite schools reopening

Data obtained by the AP found homeschooling numbers dipped in 2022 from last year's all-time high, but are still significantly above pre-pandemic levels.
1 month ago
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk arrives on the red carpet for the Axel Springer media award i...
MICHELLE CHAPMAN AP Business Writer

Tesla CEO Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $43 billion

He says the social media platform he has criticized for not living up to free speech principles needs to be transformed as a private company.
1 month ago
This image provided by the New York City Police Department shows a Crime Stoppers bulletin displayi...
JENNIFER PELTZ, MICHAEL R. SISAK and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press

Man wanted in Brooklyn subway attack arrested, official says

Authorities have arrested a man wanted in an attack on a subway train in Brooklyn that left 10 people wounded by gunfire.
1 month ago
brooklyn subway shooter suspect...
David Shortell, Paul P. Murphy, Juan Alejandro Olarte-Cortes, Hannah Rabinowitz and Holmes Lybrand, CNN

Suspect in Brooklyn subway shooting discussed violence, mass shootings

A manhunt is now underway for Frank James, 62, a suspect in the mass shooting a day earlier that left 10 people with gunshot wounds and 19 other people injured in Brooklyn.
1 month ago
New York City Police Department personnel gather at the entrance to a subway stop in the Brooklyn b...
By JENNIFER PELTZ, MICHAEL R. SISAK and MICHAEL BALSAMO

Police hunt gunman who wounded 10 in Brooklyn subway attack

New York officials are now referring to Frank James as a suspect in connection with the Brooklyn subway shooting.
1 month ago
Oklahoma abortion...
SEAN MURPHY Associated Press

Oklahoma governor signs bill to make abortion illegal

Abortion rights advocates say the bill is unconstitutional and will likely face a legal challenge. It takes effect 90 days after the state legislature adjourns.
1 month ago
New York City Police Department personnel gather at the entrance to a subway stop in the Brooklyn b...
KAREN MATTHEWS and MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press

5 shot, unexploded devices found at NYC train station

Fire personnel responding to reports of smoke Tuesday morning at the 36th Street station in Sunset Park found multiple people shot and unexploded devices.
1 month ago
A clerk weighs dried peppers for a customer inside Grand Central Market on March 11, 2022 in downto...
Anneken Tappe, CNN Business

Consumer price inflation hit a new 40-year high in March

The Consumer Price Index rose 8.5% for the year ended in March, not adjusted for seasonal swings.
1 month ago
ghost gun...
MICHAEL BALSAMO and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press

Biden aims at ‘ghost gun’ violence with new federal rule

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Monday took fresh aim at ghost guns, the privately made firearms without serial numbers that are increasingly cropping up in violent crimes, as he struggles to break past gun-control opposition to address firearm deaths. Related: Amber Alert for two missing girls worked perfectly according to police Speaking at […]
1 month ago
Stock photo of an egg being peeled.  Photo credit: Canva...
Simone Seikaly

Jeff Caplan’s Minute of News: The secret to easy hard boiled eggs

After 700 tests, a researcher has found the perfect combination to assure an easily peeled hard-boiled egg. Hint: it's all about temperature.
1 month ago
side hustle incorporate...
Justin McDevitt

Legitimizing your side hustle: Is incorporating worth it?

When deciding next steps with your side hustle, it is important to consider how you would organize your business from a legal perspective.
1 month ago
Kmart...
DAVID PORTER Associated Press

Once a retail giant, Kmart down to 3 stores after NJ closing

It's a far cry from the chain's heyday in the 1980s and '90s when it had more than 2,000 stores and sold product lines endorsed by Martha Stewart and former "Charlies Angel" Jaclyn Smith.
1 month ago
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Ex...
The Associated Press

Tesla CEO Elon Musk decides not to join Twitter’s board after all

Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal announced the news, which followed a weekend of Musk tweets suggesting changes to Twitter, including making the site ad-free.
1 month ago
FILE - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer speaks during a news conference in Lansing, Mich., Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2...
DAVID EGGERT Associated Press

Michigan governor sues to secure abortion rights, vacate ban

Whitmer is also seeking to overturn a 176-year-old ban in Michigan that may take effect if the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling is vacated.
2 months ago
Image of Amir Locke, killed by police on February 2 in a Minneapolis apartment while they executed ...
Omar Jimenez and Brad Parks, CNN

No charges will be filed in fatal police shooting of Amir Locke, killed during no-knock warrant service

Officials announced Wednesday they are declining to file criminal charges against the officer who shot and killed 22-year-old Amir Locke.
2 months ago
President Joe Biden speaks about the March jobs report in the State Dining Room of the White House,...
Betsy Klein, Kevin Liptak and Kaitlan Collins, CNN

Biden administration imposes new sanctions on Putin’s family, banks

The US is targeting Putin's daughters because they believe the Russian President may be hiding some of his assets with them, says an official.
2 months ago
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JOSH FUNK Associated Press

Zoos hiding birds as avian flu spreads in North America

Nearly 23 million chickens and turkeys have already been killed across the United States to limit the spread of the virus.
2 months ago