The pilot who orchestrated the dramatic plane landing in the Hudson River 10 years ago told a congressional panel Wednesday that he can see how crews would have struggled during the recent Boeing 737 MAX crashes after he spent time in a simulator running recreations of the doomed flights.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 6:51 pm
Samples taken from at least one minibar at the Bahia Principe Hotel are being tested by the FBI as part of the agency's collaboration with Dominican Republic authorities, Ministry of Health communications director Carlos Suero said Wednesday.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 6:41 pm
Police are calling on parents to "grow up" after a fight broke out at a Little League baseball game near Denver, Colorado.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 6:20 pm
In a blow to the Trump administration, a federal trial judge said Wednesday that he believes new evidence presented in a challenge to the 2020 census citizenship question "raises a substantial issue."
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 6:01 pm
A New York man has been accused of hiring gang members to kill his father at a McDonald's drive-through and ordering an attempted hit on his brother, according to federal prosecutors.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 5:44 pm
In my time writing and speaking about the Holocaust, I have only met a few people who have changed their politics because of what they learned about the past. Usually, it is the other way around -- people adjust history to match their worldviews.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:51 pm
Keith Raniere, the founder of the "Nxivm" self-help company that prosecutors said secretly housed a sex cult, was found guilty of racketeering, sex trafficking and other crimes on Wednesday, according to a public information officer for New York's Eastern District, Tyler Daniels.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:46 pm
Rich movie stars spend their money exactly how you'd think. Russell Crowe, for instance, dropped $35,000 on a dinosaur head he saw sitting on display in Leonardo DiCaprio's house.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:15 pm
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover testified before a House panel hearing on reparations for slavery, bringing a political issue from the campaign trail to the front and center on Capitol Hill.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:13 pm
"It was jaw-dropping," says the director of "Apollo 11." Todd Douglas Miller talks about discovering 50 year old film in pristine condition. Watch the TV premiere of 'Apollo 11' on Sunday, June 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:11 pm
The first independent report on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi has finally been released. Agnes Callamard, the UN's special rapporteur, has laid out in detail evidence that suggests not only did Saudi officials at the highest level plan and carry out the killing, but that they carefully planned how best to hide the murder from the international community.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 3:28 pm
For Hope Hicks, President Donald Trump is "boss man" no more.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:48 pm
On Wednesday, the US Environmental Protection Agency under President Trump finalized its rollback of President Obama's signature climate policy -- the Clean Power Plan, which aimed to reduce coal-fired power plant emissions. The administration will replace the plan with the Affordable Clean Energy Rule.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:37 pm
Toothpaste tubes currently on the market are impossible to recycle because the mix of plastics and aluminum contained in them. Soon, you may be able to toss your used-up toothpaste tube in the blue bin.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:32 pm