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|How New York Guards Against Terror On Its Subway
Twenty-seven year-old Akayed Ullah suffered burns and lacerations on Monday after his attempt at attacking New York’s subway system went awry, and the makeshift pipe bomb under his shirt detonated but failed to have its devastating intended effect.
POSTED DECEMBER 12, 2017 5:17 PM
|Texts reveal two FBI officials in Russia inquiry had anti-Trump sentiments
Peter Strzok was dismissed from the Russia investigation when Robert Mueller found out about a series harshly critical text messages about candidate Donald Trump. The messages were made public Tuesday.
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 11:22 AM
|Rep. Speier on Alabama, North Korea and how Congress is not 'Animal House'
Rep. Jackie Speier cautioned that Doug Jones’s shock defeat of Roy Moore is a “unique” result that may not apply to the 2018 midterms.
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 3:38 PM
|Shark Viciously Attacks Woman On Her Honeymoon
Sarah Illig’s dream honeymoon in the Bahamas turned out to be a nightmare after she was bitten by a shark.
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 5:38 PM
|Doug Jones Built No-Holds-Barred Campaign
Rachel Maddow points out that in addition to other factors like African-American turnout and women voters, the Doug Jones campaign itself was well run and a testament to burgeoning Democratic political power in the South.
POSTED DECEMBER 12, 2017 4:33 PM
|8-year-old Imani McCray may have hung herself after seeing report of another girl's suicide
An 8-year-old girl from New Jersey committed suicide over the weekend, and sources close to the investigation are reportedly saying she may have been inspired by a story she saw on social media.
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 3:47 PM
|An airplane drew a Christmas tree on a flight tracker because why not
How far would you go for a Christmas gif? SEE ALSO: Budweiser is one step closer to developing beer on Mars Airbus A380 — the world's largest passenger plane — carried out a very festive test flight over Germany on Wednesday, as can be viewed on flight tracker websites. An early Christmas gif from the @Airbus A380.See how Airbus drew their tree at https://t.co/YQPtQ179tG pic.twitter.com/ah1eBzFGGY — Flightradar24 (@flightradar24) December 13, 2017 A spokesperson for Airbus told
that this was a regulation test flight, of which there are hundreds every year. “Thanks to the co-operation of the air traffic controllers (Eurocontrol and DFS), it was possible to fly that Christmas tree flight path," they said. “It was the idea of test pilots and engineers — an Airbus greeting to all aviation fans during this Christmas period.” Of course Airbus said it was their A380 that did the flight, but we all know it's really you, Santa. You're not fooling anyone. WATCH: This device transforms your ordinary bicycle into an e-bike in seconds
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 7:04 AM
|Joe Biden Says He Wishes He Had 'Been Able To Do More For Anita Hill'
Joe Biden is offering another apology to Anita Hill.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 9:28 AM
|The Latest: Custer park fire in South Dakota grows larger
CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire at Custer State Park in South Dakota's Black Hills (all times local):
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 8:10 PM
|For captured ISIS fighters in Iraq, justice is swift and conviction certain
Yahoo News gets a rare look inside the courtroom where captured ISIS fighters are being tried in Iraq. The trials last about 20 minutes, convictions are virtually certain, and a lenient sentence is 15 years.
POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 12:49 PM