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Fire causes evacuation of 167 from JetBlue plane in New York

Sun, 12/25/2022 - 20:14
A JetBlue flight from Barbados quickly evacuated 167 passengers after landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York due to a fire onboard.

Man charged for art heist of $70K glass sculpture at Oklahoma museum

Sun, 12/25/2022 - 19:34
A man has been charged for allegedly stealing a $70,000 glass sculpture from an Oklahoma museum in what is believed to be the institution's first art heist.

More migrants dropped off in freezing weather outside vice president's home

Sun, 12/25/2022 - 14:23
More migrants were dropped from busesin frigid weather in front of Vice President Kamela Harris' residence in Washington, D.C, on Christmas Eve.

Five arrested in fatal Mall of America shooting

Sun, 12/25/2022 - 13:59
Five people have been arrested in the shooting at the Mall of America in Minnesota that killed a 19-year-old man.

Idaho professor sues TikToker who accused her of killing university students

Sat, 12/24/2022 - 23:16
An Idaho professor is accusing a TikTok user of defamation after a video was posted that accused the professor of killing four college students last month.

The weather outside is frightful, but 113 million plan holiday travel anyway, AAA says

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 12:57
Nearly 113 million Americans are expected to travel for the holiday season beginning on Friday and through Jan. 2 despite frigid conditions and record-breaking temperatures gripping much of the country.

Senate passes war crime bill expanding U.S. jurisdiction

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 11:59
A bill that would expand the United States' ability to prosecute global war crimes heads to President Joe Biden's desk after being approved by the Senate on Thursday.

House passes bill to ensure yearly presidential tax audit is conducted

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 09:37
House Democrats on Thursday passed legislation mandating the federal agency conduct a yearly tax audit of the sitting president.

On This Day, Dec. 23: Japan's ex-PM Hideki Tojo executed

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 08:00
On Dec. 23, 1948, former Prime Minister Hideki Tojo and six other Japanese war leaders were hanged in Tokyo under sentence of the Allied War Crimes Commission.

Here's what is in House committee's full Jan. 6 report

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 07:27
The House committee investigating the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, has released its full report. Here's a selection of some revelations.

House committee releases full report on Jan. 6 insurrection

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 05:21
The House select committee investigating the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, has released its long-anticipated report.

Police find missing twin baby safe in Indianapolis, suspect arrested

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 03:36
A 5-month-old baby abducted early this week while sitting with his twin brother in the back of a car when it was stolen was found safe by police Thursday night in Indianapolis, authorities said.

Hundreds evacuated after fire on NYC’s Staten Island Ferry

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 03:03
Hundreds of people were evacuated Thursday from a Staten Island Ferry in New York City after a fire broke out on the vessel during rush hour.

NYC’s Met Museum sued over Van Gogh painting allegedly looted by Nazis

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 02:40
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is facing a new lawsuit over a painting by Vincent Van Gogh that was allegedly looted by Nazis in the 1930s.

Jury convicts California woman for killing stepfather

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 02:19
A San Diego County jury found Jade Janks, 39, guilty of first-degree murder in the December 2020 killing of her stepfather, 64-year-old Thomas Merriman.

U.S. believes North Korea delivered missiles, rockets to Russia’s Wagner Group

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 02:14
The United States believes North Korea has delivered rockets and missiles to the Wagner Group, the infamous Russian private military company, White House National Security Council spokesperson John Kirby said Thursday.

More than 650,000 Samsung washing machines recalled

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 00:39
More than 650,000 washing machines that were sold at hardware stores like Home Depot and Lowe's have been recalled due to reports of fires.

New Jersey landlord charged for alleged sexual crimes against 30 tenants

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 00:16
A landlord in Elizabeth, N.J., faces a 42-charge indictment for alleged sex crimes committed against 30 of his tenants.

Bear shot dead after escaping, maiming zookeeper in Florida

Thu, 12/22/2022 - 23:43
A bear that escaped its enclosure and injured a zookeeper in Florida has been shot dead, officials said.

FCC considering $300M fine for auto-warranty scammers

Thu, 12/22/2022 - 22:38
The Federal Communications Commission is considering slapping two scammers with its largest fine in agency history for allegedly spamming more than 5 billion calls.