Bezos tells of Enquirer threats to publish revealing pics

FILE- In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, speaks at The Economic Club of Washington's Milestone Celebration in Washington. Bezos says the National Enquirer is threatening to publish nude photographs of him unless his private investigators back off the tabloid that detailed the billionaire’s extramarital affair (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, [...]

2019-02-08T15:20:28+00:00February 8th, 2019|

Telemedicine’s challenge: Getting patients to click the app

1 of 3 In this Jan. 14, 2019 photo, Caitlin Powers sits in the living room of her Brooklyn apartment in New York, and has a telemedicine video conference with physician, Dr. Deborah Mulligan. Widespread smartphone use, looser regulations and employer enthusiasm are helping to expand access to telemedicine, where patients interact with doctors and [...]

2019-02-07T03:30:53+00:00February 7th, 2019|

New app lets dog lovers swipe right for perfect pet match

1 of 7 In this photo taken on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, Vaidas Gecevicius, who developed an app helping to match stray dogs with potential owners, poses for a picture with a dog and shows this dog's profile on the app in Vilnius, Lithuania. A group of enthusiasts have launched an app that helps match [...]

2019-02-07T03:21:39+00:00February 7th, 2019|

Federal prosecutors subpoena Trump’s inaugural committee

FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump waves after stepping off Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Federal prosecutors in New York have issued a subpoena seeking documents from Trump's inaugural committee. A spokeswoman says the committee intends to cooperate with the inquiry. [...]

2019-02-05T14:34:07+00:00February 5th, 2019|

Trump to call for unity, face skepticism in State of Union

1 of 2 In this Feb. 1, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. The White House says Trump will call for optimism and unity in his State of the Union address, using the moment to attempt a reset after two years of bitter partisanship and [...]

2019-02-05T14:29:34+00:00February 5th, 2019|

Plane breaks apart in California, killing 5 and injuring 2

1 of 12 Firefighters suppress a fire at the scene of a deadly plane crash in the residential neighborhood of Yorba Linda, Calif., Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. The Federal Aviation Administration said a twin-engine Cessna 414A crashed in Yorba Linda shortly after taking off from the Fullerton Municipal Airport. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo) YORBA LINDA, Calif. [...]

2019-02-04T15:09:54+00:00February 4th, 2019|

1 deputy killed, another wounded in 12-hour standoff in Ohio

In this image made from a video provided by lights illuminate police vehicles as authorities respond to a standoff at an apartment complex in Ohio, about 20 miles east of Cincinnati on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. ( via AP) BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed during a 12-hour standoff [...]

2019-02-03T19:04:55+00:00February 3rd, 2019|

Virginia governor digs in as demands that he resign swell

1 of 15 Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam pauses during a news conference in the Governor's Mansion in Richmond, Va., on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. Northam is under fire for a racial photo that appeared in his college yearbook. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s insistence that no, on further consideration, [...]

2019-02-03T19:00:04+00:00February 3rd, 2019|

Groundhog doesn’t see his shadow, predicting early spring

1 of 4 Groundhog Club co-handler Al Dereume, second from right, holds Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, during the 133rd celebration of Groundhog Day on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. Phil's handlers said that the groundhog has forecast an early spring. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — It [...]

2019-02-02T15:10:38+00:00February 2nd, 2019|

Virginia Gov. Northam apologizes for ‘racist’ photo amid calls for resignation

Political leaders from both major parties have called for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's resignation. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam apologized Friday for a 1984 yearbook photo of him he described as "clearly racist and offensive," but declined to address calls for his resignation. Northam's statement came after [...]

2019-02-02T14:37:05+00:00February 2nd, 2019|