New avalanches falling on a popular trekking route in Nepal have forced rescuers to halt their search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides who were believed to have been swept by a snowslide
Tensions are rising over a pro-gun-rights rally scheduled for Monday at the Virginia State Capitol, Reuters reports. The rally's organizers, the Virginia Citizens Defense League, are urging 10,000 people to attend without guns in compliance with an emergency ban imposed by Gov. Ralph Northam last week; they're also asking...
The Coronvirus outbreak in China has the CDC on alert. They have set-up screenings at three U.S. airports including San Francisco, JFK in New York and LAX. (Jan 18)
President Donald Trump called the impeachment case against him fatally flawed and “constitutionally invalid.” His lawyers said: “This is a brazen and unlawful attempt to overturn the results of the 2016 election.” According to Politico, Trump’s lawyers said Democrats were trying to interfere with the 2020 election. They also said there are “procedural irregularities” in the House’s impeachment process. A source said the entire thing is a “dangerous attack on the American people themselves.”
Aaron Hernandez's Fianceé Releases Statement After Netflix Docuseries Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez took to Instagram following the release of 'Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez.' Shayanna Jenkins- Hernandez, via Instagram She announced that she'll be taking a break from social media in the wake of the three-part series. 'Killer Inside' shared intimate details about the late football player who committed suicide while serving a life sentence for first-degree murder.
Severe thunderstorms are drenching some regions of Australia suffering from wildfires. According to CNN, the powerful storms are pelting the area with heavy rain and large hail. The storms could bring some much-needed relief to the firefighters battling some of the blazes. Local forecasters, however, say it's too soon to tell if the rain will fall where it's needed most. So far there hasn't been enough precipitation to make much of a dent or put out any of the fires. Meteorologists also warn that lightning from the storms have sparked new blazes.
Ashley Barno was waiting to board an American Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago when the texts flooded in. An unknown sender said hello, complimented Barno's appearance, and noted he'd been watching her at San Diego International. "You are looking very gorgeous in grey top today!!" read one message,...
One family in Paradise, Newfoundland, had their work cut out for them after a blizzard piled a massive amount of snow up against their garage door on Jan. 18.
Barack Obama Posts Cute Birthday Message for Wife Michelle The former first lady turned 56 years old this year. In his post, the former U.S. president shared a collage of pics with his spouse. Barack Obama, via Instagram The birthday message comes a few months after the couple's 27th wedding anniversary. For the occasion, both Barack and Michelle shared posts on their Instagram accounts. Michelle Obama, via Instagram Barack Obama, via Instagram
Here's the latest for Friday, January 18th: Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will no longer use royal titles; Thousands gathered for women's march rallies; Riot police and protesters collided in Lebanon's capital; First voyage for future space craft.
Kansas City radio lovers can now hear six hours of Russian state-owned media per day, the Hill reports. That's because a Florida-based company, RM Broadcasting LLC, has agreed with Radio Sputnik to broadcast its Russian media through the Alpine Broadcasting Corp, which airs on three frequencies around Kansas City and...
Visitors to the National Archives will have to fill in the blanks after officials there altered a photo of a women's rights march, the Hill reports. In fact, the Archives altered multiple signs carried by women at the Women's March in Washington, DC, the day after President Trump's 2017 inauguration....
After Conor McGregor lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov he made a lot of mistakes. McGregor became violent, throwing a metal dolly at a bus, smashing a window and injuring UFC athletes. According to Business Insider, breaking a fan’s phone made him turn himself around and he apologized on ESPN. While a source close to McGregor said he lost his focus for a few years, this year he has gotten it back. They said: "He's worked his ass off for this one so I have no doubt that he will be back to his old self after.”
Snickers Breaks Record for World’s Largest Chocolate Nut Bar On Jan 16, Snickers, which is owned by Mars, Incorporated, created the world’s largest chocolate nut bar. Weighing over two tons, the giant bar took 15 people to create and is the equivalent of 41,000 single-sized bars. It contains more than 1,200 pounds of caramel, peanuts and nougat, as well as nearly 3,500 pounds of chocolate. According to a statement by Josh Olken, Brand Director at Snickers, this bar is only a small version of the brand’s plans for Super Bowl LIV. Josh Olken, via statement The Snickers must now be consumed in order to be officially recognized by Guinness World Record as the largest chocolate nut bar.
(CNN) Gold medal-winning gymnast Aly Raisman will not compete in this year's Olympics in Tokyo. The two-time Olympian made the announcement on social media Tuesday. "It's true, I'm not going to be competing in Tokyo," she said. In the post, she reminisced about watching the 1996 Olympics in her living room at age 8. Raisman also appeared to allude to her sexual abuse by USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar and wondered what she would tell her younger self about the abuse.
If you thought we were done hearing from Lev Parnas , you were wrong. The former associate of Rudy Giuliani has been making the media rounds , accusing President Trump and other big names of being directly involved in the pressure campaign against Ukraine's president to investigate Joe and Hunter Biden—and...
Rep. Ayanna Pressley Reveals Struggle With Alopecia The Democrat from Massachusetts shared the news in a video from 'The Root.' She is one of nearly seven million in the United States with the skin disease. The freshman representative also showed off her bald head as a result of the condition. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root' The Senegalese twists she started wearing years ago became part of her political identity. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root' The 45-year-old goes on to say that her hair loss worsened towards the end of last year. By December it was all gone, but Pressley isn't hiding from her appearance anymore. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root'