Steven Dishman: Arkansas inmate recaptured 32 years after escape

  • Steven Dishman: Arkansas inmate recaptured 32 years after escape

    June 25, 2017 3:15 PM

    Arkansas authorites said Sunday that they had apprehended an inmate who had been on the run for more than three decades.

  • Pamela Des Barres on being the world’s most famous groupie: ‘I had to fight for myself’

    June 23, 2017 4:00 AM

    When Pamela Des Barres first released her 1987 memoir “I’m With the Band,” the world was shocked to hear of her sexual escapades with Mick Jagger, Jimmy Page, Keith Moon Waylon Jennings, and Jim Morrison — just to name a few. But the world’s most famous groupie admitted it wasn’t always easy to tell all.

  • John McEnroe: Andy Warhol ‘ruined’ my sex life

    June 25, 2017 7:54 AM

    John McEnroe says the Studio 54 era wasn’t all it was cracked up to be — admitting he couldn’t even get into the storied club — and he even calls Andy Warhol “annoying” and “mediocre” in his upcoming memoir.

Pilot suggest passengers pray after engine trouble

AirAsia pilot calls on passengers to ‘pray’ amid engine trouble on flight

June 25, 2017 5:45 PM

An AirAsia flight headed for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia was forced to turn back to Perth, Australia on Sunday morning following a severe engine problem.

 

SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

  • SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

    Posted:Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:45:49 GMT
        

  • Expats like it better in Mexico

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:19:55 GMT
    While politicians in Washington debate building a wall between the United States and Mexico, Americans who’ve moved south of the border have a different perspective on the country they’ve come to call home.

        

  • Turkish police use tear gas to break up pride rallies

    Posted:Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:46:31 GMT
    Tear gas and rubber pellets marred Pride rallies in Istanbul Sunday as LGBTQ supporters took to the streets in defiance of a parade ban.

        

  • Vets exposed to gas denied benefits

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:19:46 GMT
    A congressional report says that World War II veterans who were exposed to mustard gas experiments have been denied benefits. CNN’s Jake Tapper reports.

Lots going on around the world

  • Cambodian local election results offer hope to opposition

    June 25, 2017 8:45 AM

    Final results of Cambodia’s local elections this month confirm the dominance of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s ruling party, but a strong showing by the opposition saw its prospects boosted for next year’s general election.

  • UAE president appears in video over 3 years after stroke

    June 25, 2017 8:44 AM

    The president of the United Arab Emirates has made a rare public appearance on state media to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

  • Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 153

    June 25, 2017 8:39 AM

    A Pakistani official says more than 100 people have been killed after an oil tanker overturned and burst into flames.

look who may retire in the High court

Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

June 24, 2017 7:10 AM

The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration’s travel ban and a decision due in a separation of church and state case that arises from a Missouri church playground.

 

Texas mom left 2 toddlers in hot car to ‘teach them a lesson,’ police say

June 24, 2017 6:45 AM

Texas authorities say a 25-year-old woman has been charged in the deaths of her two children who were found inside a hot car last month outside the family’s home

 

Breaking: China landslide leaves over 140 missing

June 24, 2017 2:20 AM

One-hundred and forty-one people are missing after a landslide crashed into the village of Xinmo in the Sichuan province of China early Saturday morning.

Motorcycle attacked by car video

Road rage incident caught on camera

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:26:06 GMT
A road rage wreck caught on camera shows an altercation with a motorcycle and a car that resulted in a SUV flipping on the highway.

VP on trial over Bugattis, yachts, Paris mansion

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:21:23 GMT

The son of Equatorial Guinea’s President is on trial in France for splurging on a Parisian mansion, a private jet and a fleet of luxury cars using tens of millions of dollars he allegedly looted from his country.

California adds 4 states to travel ban for laws it says discriminate against LGBTQ

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:50:34 GMT

California has issued a ban on state-funded and state-sponsored travel to four more states that it says have laws discriminating against LGBTQ people.

    

Google will stop reading our emails and most hated man in america goes on trial

  • Google will no longer read your emails

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:21:37 GMT
    A major change is coming to Gmail. Google will no longer scan the contents of your emails to serve up personalized ads.

  • ‘Most hated man in America’ goes on trial

  • Shkreli sparked outrage in 2015 for increasing the price of Daraprim, a drug used by AIDS patients, by more than 5,000% from $13.50 to $750 a pill while he was CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals.

    But that controversy has nothing to do with his criminal trial, set to begin on June 26 in federal court in New York.

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:16:18 GMT
  • 100 feared trapped in China landslide

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:03:43 GMT
    A landslide in southwest China’s Sichuan province buried more than 40 houses, the Chinese state-run broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) reported Saturday.

Tornado damages air force base

  • Tornado hits USAF ‘doomsday’ planes

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:09:54 GMT
    Ten US Air Force planes, including two E-4B “doomsday” aircraft, were damaged when a tornado hit near Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska last week, the service told CNN on Friday.

  • Air Force Thunderbird flips on landing

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:28:25 GMT
    An F-16D used by the famous Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic team on Friday ran off the runway and overturned while preparing for an Ohio air show, sending two airmen to the hospital.

 

Is Mexico the world’s second most dangerous country, as Trump says?

Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:26:13 GMT
President Donald Trump rankled Mexico again, this time calling it the second deadliest country in the world.

    

firefighters trapped calling for help

Anguish as trapped workers call for help in Peru fire

June 23, 2017 4:50 PM

Fire has been raging for nearly a day through a building in Peru’s capital where tons of flammable materials were stored — and the country has been transfixed by appeals for help by trapped youth.

 

London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

June 23, 2017 5:05 PM

British authorities are studying samples of similar to that used on the west London apartment building that caught fire, killing at least 79 people.

 

The Latest: More evacuations ordered near wildfire in Utah

June 23, 2017 5:00 PM

The Latest on wildfires burning across the West (all times local): 11:15 a.m.

Google to stop scanning Gmail for creating targeted ads

Google to stop scanning Gmail for creating targeted ads

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:45:09 -0400
(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Friday it would stop scanning Gmail content for creating personalized ads from later this year, bringing the widely-used email service in line with its enterprise offering, G Suite.

Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:30:13 -0400
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West, a Reuters investigation has found.

Toshiba willing to talk with spurned Western Digital about chip unit sale

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:55:49 -0400
TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp said it was open to talks with Western Digital Corp in their dispute over the sale of the Japanese conglomerate’s prized chip unit – an apparent olive branch after it chose another suitor as preferred bidder.