An Ohio video gamer who played a role in a hoax phone call that led police to kill a man in Kansas was sentenced Friday to 15 months in prison, authorities said.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 1:45 pm
CNN's David Axelrod asks former US Attorney General Eric Holder about his opinion on whether Democrats should launch and impeachment inquiry against President Trump.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 1:44 pm
During a town hall with Sen. Bernie Sanders in Nevada, a veteran who said he was suffering from Huntington's Disease told the 2020 candidate he was going to take his own life over his nearly $140,000 in medical debt. If you or a Veteran you know is in crisis, connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 10:29 am
Let's get one thing straight, Donald Trump was orange long before the government phase-out of incandescent light bulbs began more than 10 years ago. Like his bizarre, pumpkin-colored coiffure, the President's complexion has been an unnatural phenomenon for at least a decade.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 10:15 am
If you walk around Long Island City on any given day, you'll see cranes everywhere and new apartment buildings popping up seemingly overnight. Improvements are being made to multiple subway stations. And new businesses are opening, including a liquid nitrogen ice cream shop and a dance studio for kids.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 7:54 am
In glitzy malls across Hong Kong, people are spontaneously breaking into a song. It's not just any tune -- it's a rousing ballad that some are calling the city's new, if unofficial "national anthem."
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 5:03 am
Wealth, privilege and celebrity will not be keeping Felicity Huffman, 56, out of jail. Apologizing and accepting responsibility, however, will certainly shorten the length of time she stays there. Judge Indira Talwani made the right call in imposing a 14-day sentence based on Huffman's role in the Varsity Blues college admissions scandal. She is also required to perform 250 hours of community service, pay a $30,000 fine, and be subject to supervised release for one year.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 3:03 am
Many Republicans must have thought it was a bold and brilliant move to place an attack ad on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, known as AOC, during the third Democratic debate on Thursday. But the content of the ad drew attention to serious shortcomings in today's Republican Party, and the context in which it was aired only highlighted it as a perverse lie.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 1:52 am
The major networks were once the centerpiece of the fall in terms of pop culture. Now, they're just one more group crying for attention, in a fourth-quarter that will see an onslaught of streaming and cable fare and the launch of studio-backed streaming service Disney+ as well as Apple TV+.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 11:32 pm
Let me start by saying this: I don't want to take away all guns. In fact, I can't think of a politician or gun violence prevention advocate who has suggested repealing the Second Amendment. However, I do believe it should be really, really, hard — if not impossible — for certain people to get their hands on certain guns.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 8:32 pm
President Donald Trump made a three-tweet argument Friday morning about why he should not be impeached, touting what he said were his accomplishments. Over the course of 139 words, he made six false claims -- plus three others that aren't false but could benefit from additional context.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 7:19 pm
Comedian Shane Gillis, slated to join the latest season of "Saturday Night Live," is under fire for offensive remarks.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 6:15 pm