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Amid rising Covid concerns, former President Barack Obama is scaling back his 60th birthday bash planned for the weekend.
Public Safety|Posted byReuters
NEW YORK, Aug 4 (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday faced a growing number of inquiries by local prosecutors and calls for his resignation a day after an investigation overseen by the state's attorney general concluded he had sexually harassed 11 women. The investigation, detailed in a...
Aerospace & Defense|Posted byABC News
Thousands of Spirit Airlines passengers are still facing canceled flights on Wednesday as the airline's operational meltdown stretches into a third day. As of Wednesday afternoon, Spirit cancelled 418 flights, or 60% of its daily operations. So far this week, Spirit has had to cancel around half of its flights...
Environment|Posted byThe Hill
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is predicting an above-normal hurricane season in its mid-season update for the year. NOAA scientists say there is a 65 percent chance the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs through the end of November, will be above normal, according to a Wednesday press release from the agency.
Ohio State|Posted byThe Associated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mike Carey, a coal lobbyist backed by former President Donald Trump, beat a bevy of Republicans in central Ohio, while Cuyahoga County Council member Shontel Brown pulled out a victory for the Democratic establishment in Cleveland, in a pair of primary elections for open House seats Tuesday.
Missouri State|Posted byThe Associated Press
O’FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson announced Tuesday that he made good on his promise to pardon a couple who gained notoriety for pointing guns at social justice demonstrators as they marched past the couple’s home in a luxury St. Louis enclave last year. Parson, a Republican, on...
Public Safety|Posted byThe Hill
Frontier Airlines now says it is “supporting” its crew who restrained an unruly passenger with duct tape after he allegedly groped two female flight attendants’ chests and punched one male flight attendant in the face. “Frontier Airlines maintains the utmost value, respect, concern and support for all of our flight...
Presidential Election|Posted byFox News
Psaki grilled on Cuomo, Biden sexual harassment allegations, says claims against president already ‘litigated’
White House press secretary Jen Psaki fended off questions about sexual misconduct allegations leveled against President Biden Wednesday following the commander-in-chief’s decision to call on embattled New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign following a harassment probe. "Should there be an independent investigation of allegations into the president as there...
MEXICO CITY, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Mexico sued several gun makers in a U.S. federal court on Wednesday, accusing them of reckless business practices that supply what it called a "torrent" of illegal arms to violent Mexican drug cartels, leading to thousands of deaths. The lawsuit alleges that units of...
Middle East|Posted byNBC News
BEIRUT — A year after an explosion pulverized the port of Beirut, there are still days that Aline Kamakian has to ask herself whether she is really alive. How could she be, her logic goes, when a year ago to the day one of the largest non-nuclear explosions in history tore through her restaurant in the capital of Lebanon —a wildly diverse city that is a melting pot of different religions, sects and nationalities.