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Five more victims of Conception boat fire named; search for last victim continues

The names of five more victims of the Conception boat fire were released Tuesday afternoon, bringing the total number of identified victims to 27.        ...

Five more victims of Conception boat fire named; search for last victim continues

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Most victims found in Hungary boat crash, search continues Bodies of all but nine of the 28 victims of a deadly boat crash in the Hungarian capital have been recovered in an intensive search up and down the Danube involving units on water, air and land, Hungarian police said on Friday....
15:13 2019-06-07

Search for final victim of dive boat fire suspended because of high winds Gale-force winds are expected through the weekend, hindering efforts to recover the final missing body from the Conception dive boat fire.        ...
05:13 2019-09-08

Criminal investigation launched into the deadly California boat fire aboard the Conception A criminal investigation is underway into the dive boat fire that killed 34 people while anchored near Santa Cruz Island on Labor Day.        ...
02:00 2019-09-10

Family remembers victim of scuba boat fire Allie Kurtz gave up a job in the movie industry to live her dream of working on the water, and when she landed a job as deckhand on a scuba diving boat, she was thrilled. 'She passed away doing what she loved,' said her father, Robert Kurtz. (Sept. 5)        ...
12:00 2019-09-05

Body of last missing victim in California boat fire found The body of the last missing victim from a deadly boat fire that killed 34 people last week off the California coast has been found, authorities said....
09:13 2019-09-12

Details of California boat fire victims None of a dive boat's 34 passengers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/no-passengers-survive-california-dive-boat-fire-victim-details-surface-idUSKCN1VO0ZT survived a fast-moving fire off the California coast....
08:26 2019-09-04

Divers recover body of last missing victim of California boat fire The body of the last missing victim of a boat fire that killed 34 people off the coast of California was recovered Wednesday, authorities said. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office made the announcement on Twitter, adding, “DNA testing is still being conducted to confirm [the] identities of 7 o...
16:13 2019-09-12

Connecticut couple among victims of California boat fire Two victims in the California boat fire were a married couple from Connecticut, according to a new report. Kaustubh Nirmal and Sanjeeri Deopujari, of Stamford, were among the 34 people who died Monday aboard the 75-foot vessel, called Conception, that was on a three-day diving excursion. The couple,...
19:26 2019-09-06

Calif. officials identify some boat fire victims Officials in Santa Barbara, California say they've identified the remains of 18 of the 34 victims from the deadly dive boat fire, as a multi-agency effort to investigate the cause of the fire continues. (Sept. 6)        ...
01:00 2019-09-07

Divers recover body of last missing victim of California dive boat fire The body of the last missing victim of last week's deadly boat fire off the Southern California coast has been recovered by divers, authorities said Wednesday....
06:00 2019-09-12

California boat fire victims likely died of smoke inhalation The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area, the local sheriff said on Friday....
07:13 2019-09-07

Teacher, biologist, nurse: These are some of the victims of the California boat fire Authorities have yet to release the names of the victims of the dive boat fire, but families and friends have identified those who are missing        ...
18:39 2019-09-04

Probe of California boat fire begins as grim search goes on for bodies Federal safety investigators on Tuesday promised an exhaustive probe into the fire that killed 34 people on a dive boat as many of the charred bodies remained trapped in the sunken wreckage off the California coast or missing in the ocean....
08:26 2019-09-04

Authorities serve search warrants in California boat fire probe Investigators executed search warrants on the headquarters of a Southern California company that owned a scuba diving boat that caught on fire last week, killing 34 people....
13:13 2019-09-09

Divers search for last bodies in California boat fire, investigations begin Divers searched for more bodies early on Tuesday around the wreck of a boat destroyed by a blaze off the coast of southern California, as authorities launched an investigation into one of the area's worst maritime disasters....
12:39 2019-09-03

Heartbreaking pic shows 4 presumed victims of California boat fire on vacation This now-heartbreaking photo shows two Apple executives, their teen daughter, and the daughter’s friend diving in the waters off Venezuela on a Thanksgiving family vacation last year — just ten months before they died together in the tragic California boat fire. The picture shows Steve S...
13:13 2019-09-06

California boat fire: names of nine victims released at end of tragic week Authorities seek to reach families of others among 33 dead as investigation into maritime disaster continuesThe Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department on Friday released the names of nine victims who died when a diving boat caught fire off of Santa Cruz Island, killing at least 33 people in the deadlies...
01:39 2019-09-07

Rapid DNA analysis will be used to ID California boat fire victims. Here's how it works Rapid DNA analysis will identify victims of the Conception fire. The method was also used to identify victims of the Camp Fire in Paradise last year.        ...
18:39 2019-09-05

California boat fire victims likely died of smoke inhalation, 18 identified The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area, the local sheriff said on Friday....
23:52 2019-09-06

Distress calls, mourning and search for answers: How the California boat fire unfolded "Conception" left Santa Barbara Harbor for a recreational scuba diving trip on Saturday. Authorities are searching for answers after it sunk Monday.        ...
09:26 2019-09-04

California investigators to use war zone DNA analysis technique to identify boat fire victims California emergency workers were using a DNA analysis technique primarily employed in war zones and crime scenes to quickly identify the badly-burned remains of 34 people killed when a fast-moving fire trapped them on a scuba diving boat....
08:26 2019-09-04

22 victims of diving boat fire identified; they likely died from smoke inhalation, officials say The people who perished on a dive boat that was consumed in flames off the California coast on Labor Day likely died from smoke inhalation, not burns, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said Friday....
14:00 2019-09-07

'We all have a personal connection' - dockside memorial grows for California boat fire victims Members of the close-knit Santa Barbara boating community gathered on Tuesday to construct a makeshift memorial to the 34 people believed to have perished when their dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast....
08:26 2019-09-04

California boat fire: Authorities say victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns California authorities on Friday said victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns. They released the names of nine victims.        ...
01:00 2019-09-07

State-of-the-art military tech -- 'rapid DNA' -- is used to ID victims of California dive boat fire As the clock ticks on in the aftermath of California’s scuba boat tragedy, friends and family members of those believed to have perished on-board are left languishing in limbo. The final confirmation that their loved ones are dead is yet to come, given the horrific conditions of the inferno. Over th...
01:13 2019-09-05

California dive boat fire investigators execute search warrants, seize records Federal investigators executed search warrants Sunday in the continuing probe into the deadly California dive boat fire that killed 34 people, officials said....
20:26 2019-09-09

Take a look inside the doomed Santa Cruz boat Conception Newly published video shows the layout of the tragic California dive boat Conception, including the lower decks where 34 people were trapped as the watercraft went up in flames. The below decks were packed floor-to-ceiling with bed bunks stacked three on top of one another, according to the footage,...
02:52 2019-09-04

Federal agencies serve search warrants at Truth Aquatics, owner of California boat in Labor Day fire Federal agencies on Sunday served search warrants at the company that owned the Conception boat following a Labor Day fire that left 34 people dead.        ...
12:00 2019-09-09

Feds grill captain of doomed California boat Conception Federal investigators on Wednesday grilled the captain, surviving crew members and the owner of the scuba diving boat that caught fire and sank off of Southern California, killing 34 people. Detailed questioning took place over several hours as the feds are still trying to piece together how the tra...
07:26 2019-09-05

Charred Conception dive boat ruins brought to surface by salvage crew This charred hull is all that remains of the Conception after a devastating Sept. 2 blaze killed 34 people on board. The burned ruins of the doomed California dive boat were brought to the surface by a salvage team off the coast of Santa Barbara on Thursday, 10 days after an inferno broke out on......
13:13 2019-09-13

Doomed California boat Conception had serious safety deficiencies, early probe finds The California diving boat that killed 34 people when it burst into flames appeared to have serious safety deficiencies, a preliminary investigation has found. Among the problems aboard the Conception was the lack of a “roaming night watchman” whose job is to remain alert and notify passengers if a ...
19:00 2019-09-06

Boat owner describes saving distressed crew members after Santa Cruz Island boat fire It was unclear Monday afternoon why the commercial scuba diving vessel caught fire as it carried passengers near Santa Barbara, California.        ...
04:39 2019-09-03

Victims named in New Hampshire motorcycle crash that killed seven New Hampshire authorities on Sunday named the seven people killed two days earlier when a pickup truck crashed into members of a motorcycle club for U.S. Marine veterans....
02:13 2019-06-24

Barnet stabbing: Victim named as third brother from the same family to be murdered in London violence David Bello-Monerville, 38, was stabbed to death in a street battle earlier this week Six years ago, Joseph Burke-Monerville was shot in the head in a car Trevor Monerville, 26, died in 1994 after being stabbed in Hackney...
15:13 2019-06-21

Search continues for Missing Vail teen VAIL, Ariz. – It is a parent’s worst nightmare. 17-year-old Lincoln Stevens was last seen June 2017. He is now 19-years-old. His family and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children are still trying to find him. “My initial reaction was he was running away, so I didn&#...
10:26 2019-07-18

Search continues for Arizona man missing in Wyoming JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) – Search and rescue crews in west-central Wyoming plan to look through the weekend for a 21-year-old man who is believed to be missing in the Snake River. Teton County crews have been looking for Averin Scott in the Jackson area since Thursday, when he was reported missing. ...
09:39 2019-07-07

Dallas school speech interrupted when shooting victims named School officials in Dallas say they're investigating why a high school valedictorian had her graduation speech interrupted after she said the names of Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice....
23:26 2019-06-06

Rash of ransomware continues with 13 new victims—most of them schools Enlarge (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) As investigations into a massive, coordinated ransomware attack against local governments in Texas continues, 13 new victims of ransomware attacks have been publicly identified. Most of them are school districts, thought the victims also...
01:26 2019-08-31

Search continues for missing Grand Canyon hiker GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities at Grand Canyon National Park continue to search for a California man reported missing after a hike. National Park Service officials say 66-year-old Peter Francis Schwab of Healdsburg was last seen Friday on a river trip on the Colorado Rive...
01:52 2019-07-01

Russian Billionaire Continues the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence It hasn’t been widely publicized, but the most extensive search for extraterrestrial intelligence ever undertaken has been up and running for more than four years. Breakthrough Listen is a 10-year, $100 million space scanning project sponsored the Berkeley (California) SETI Research Center and funde...
16:39 2019-07-04

Search for survivors of Hurricane Dorian continues in Bahamas Large swaths of Greater Abaco Island were destroyed by Hurricane Dorian, which was the worst disaster in Bahamas historyRescue workers wearing white hazard suits continued their grim search for bodies and survivors in the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas on Monday, as relief agencies worked to deliver food...
18:26 2019-09-09

Virginia Beach shooting: 12 victims and gunman named after 'horrific crime' Eleven killed were city staff members, one was contractorPolice say additional weapons found at suspect’s homeAmerica was reeling on Saturday after 12 people were shot dead at a government building in Virginia Beach late on Friday afternoon. It was the deadliest mass shooting this year and prompted ...
17:52 2019-06-01

The Latest: Body of 13th victim recovered from sunken boat BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on the sunken tour boat in Hungary’s capital (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Hungarian rescue officials say that another body has been recovered from a sunken tour boat in the Danube River. Officials said the body was found Wednesday by divers in Budapest chec...
13:52 2019-06-05

"Took Rs 10 To Buy Incense": Youngest Bhopal Boat Tragedy Victim's Mother Shafiqa Sheikh is pained to recall the last conversation she had with her 12-year-old son Parvez who became the youngest victim of the twin boat capsize tragedy on Friday during immersion of an idol......
22:13 2019-09-14

Body found in search for six-year-old 'victim of serial killer' Police in Cyprus have discovered a body thought to be the remains of six-year-old Sierra Granze - said to be the final victim of a suspected serial killer on the island....
05:52 2019-06-13

Jon Stewart continues to push Congress on behalf of 9/11 victims Jon Stewart on Sunday continued to push for extending the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund but said congressional politics was making passage “agonizingly difficult.”“I think this community is at the end of their rope,” Stewart told Chris Wallace, host of “Fox News Sunday.” “I think there’s a feeling ...
21:26 2019-06-16

India continues search for air force plane lost near China NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities are continuing to search for an air force plane that went missing on Monday near the border with China. The navy tweeted Wednesday that it has deployed long-range aircraft using infra-red sensors to search dense forest. The air force said on Twitter that it is usi...
13:52 2019-06-05

Opinion: Germany's awkward search for a national identity continues Expect the soul-searching about what it means to be German to continue after changes to the Nationality Act. The old standards used to establish a national identity no longer apply, writes DW Zoran Arbutina....
22:39 2019-07-01

4-year-old Indiana boy swept away in flooded creek, search continues Witnesses at Riley Park in Delphi, Indiana, reported seeing a child caught in the flooded creek around Thursday evening. The search continued Friday.        ...
17:26 2019-05-24

The Latest: Uncle denied bail as search for girl continues LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing 5-year-old girl in Utah (all times local): 1:55 p.m. A Utah man who police say is the only suspect in the disappearance of his 5-year-old niece has been denied bail and will be kept behind bars as the search for the child continues. Alex Whip...
22:52 2019-05-28

Missing Florida mom found dead as search continues for kids A Florida mom of four has been discovered dead in Georgia after vanishing six weeks ago with her children, who remain missing, authorities said. Casei Jones, 32, was found dead in Brantley County, Georgia, on Monday — leading authorities to issue a warrant for her husband’s arrest, accor...
21:00 2019-09-16

Florida shark bite victim rescued by boat full of nurses A spearfisherman who was bitten by a shark off the coast of Florida was saved by a pair of nurses aboard a boat that rescued him, according to a report. The 40-year-old man was attacked while diving near Key Biscayne on Saturday morning, according to ABC News. He got into a boat with his friends,......
11:26 2019-08-08

Rob Lowe pays tribute after California boat fire, says he's been on same boat 'many times' Rob Lowe is paying tribute to the victims of the California boat fire, saying he's been on the same boat "many times" before.        ...
09:52 2019-09-04

Search continues for mother of newborn found wrapped in a plastic bag in the woods https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/08/caption/georgia-baby-found-in-woods-dnt-vpx.wsb_2640526_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ Atlanta (CNN) – Georgia authorities are searching for the mother of a newborn found wrapped in a plastic bag and abandoned in a wooded area in Cumming. Residents of ...
21:39 2019-06-08

Search continues for missing 5-year-old Utah girl, uncle in custody The search continued Sunday morning for a 5-year-old girl in Utah who was reported missing Saturday, and police have identified her uncle as the “main suspect” in her disappearance. Family members told police Elizabeth Shelley, of Logan, was last seen at 2 a.m. on Saturday and when they...
21:26 2019-05-26

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged sex trafficking victim named Bill Richardson, George Mitchell in newly released documents A woman who has long claimed disgraced money man Jeffrey Epstein forced her to have sex with powerful men named two prominent Democratic politicians - former Sen. George Mitchell and ex-New Mexico governor and Clinton cabinet official Bill Richardson - in documents unsealed Friday by federal prosecu...
02:52 2019-08-10

3 dead in Rhine boat sinking; rescuers search for 1 child PARIS (AP) — Police say three people were killed and a child is missing after a small boat capsized in the Rhine River between Germany and France. French and German rescuers are searching for the missing child. A police official said the boat, which left the German bank of the river Thursday morning...
19:00 2019-05-30

20 Bodies Recovered From California Dive Boat, Search Suspended Search operations for survivors of a scuba diving boat disaster off the California coast were suspended Tuesday after divers recovered 20 bodies and spotted another four to six trapped in underwater......
09:52 2019-09-04

Divers recover bodies of all but one of 34 victims of California boat blaze Divers have recovered the bodies of all but one of the 34 people who were killed when the dive boat they were sleeping in erupted into flames early this week off Santa Cruz Island, California, officials said on Wednesday....
00:26 2019-09-05

Search warrants issued to company that owned tragic California boat SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Authorities served search warrants Sunday at the Southern California company that owned the scuba diving boat that caught fire and killed 34 people last week. Agents with the FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and other agencies searched Truth Aquati...
14:00 2019-09-09

California dive boat owners don’t want to pay victims’ families: court papers The owners of the dive boat that caught fire off the coast of Southern California, killing 34 people aboard, say they shouldn’t have to pay a dime to the victims’ families, according to a new report. Glen and Dana Fritzler have cited an obscure maritime law from 1851, the Limitation of S...
19:00 2019-09-06

27 Rescued In Andhra Boat Capsize, NDRF, Navy Divers Assist Search Op A day after a boat carrying 63 people capsized in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh, killing 12 onboard, rescue officials -- who managed to rescue 21 people yesterday -- resumed operation early this......
06:52 2019-09-16

Reward up to $20G offered as search continues for husband-wife murder suspects who 'overpowered' Utah officers Authorities offered up to $20,000 Wednesday for information leading to the capture of an “armed and dangerous” married couple wanted for murder in Arizona who police say overpowered guards, escaped a transport vehicle bringing them across the country in Utah and evaded a two-day manhunt....
12:26 2019-08-29

Search continues for 4-year-old swept away in flooded creek; death toll from severe weather climbs to 9 _____ A search is underway for a 4-year-old boy in Indiana who was swept away by strong currents in a flooded creek. Meanwhile, in Missouri, the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a submerged vehicle near the Mississippi River, bringing the death toll to nine after storms that hav...
00:39 2019-05-26

Oklahoma police recover stolen truckload of Blue Bell ice cream; search continues for thief (KFOR) Police in Del City, Oklahoma have recovered a thief’s sweet haul. A Blue Bell ice cream delivery truck and its contents were discovered one day after the truck was stolen from a Walmart delivery dock. “In my years, I don’t think I’ve ever heard of a stolen ice cream tr...
07:26 2019-07-09

Police: Victims of mass Virginia Beach shooting found on 3 floors; 1 victim shot in car outside building VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police: Victims of mass Virginia Beach shooting found on 3 floors; 1 victim shot in car outside building. The post Police: Victims of mass Virginia Beach shooting found on 3 floors; 1 victim shot in car outside building appeared first on LEX18.com....
05:13 2019-06-01

Hungarian police has identified seven South Korean Victims of Budapest boat crash Hungarian police on Saturday said they has identified seven South Koreans who died in a Budapest riverboat crash on Wednesday, without releasing their names....
18:00 2019-06-01

Body of child is seventh found in search for Cyprus serial killer victims Police in Cyprus found a seventh body Wednesday during the investigation into what appears to be the Mediterranean island's first ever serial killing case....
16:13 2019-06-13

Canadian authorities search river for teen murder suspects after finding damaged boat Authorities in Canada were searching “significant areas of interest” in a river Sunday as the manhunt for two teenage murder suspects approaches its third week. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said that divers were scouring a section of the Nelson River in Manitoba after officers in a ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Damaged boat found along river amid search in Canada for fugitive murder suspects As the manhunt for two young men suspected in the killings of three people in Canada nears the end of its second week, authorities said Sunday divers have been searching a river in a remote and rugged part of northern Manitoba where a damaged boat has been spotted....
16:26 2019-08-05

Dallas courthouse shooter’s disturbing Facebook posts paint troubling picture as search for motive continues A disturbing picture emerged Tuesday of 22-year-old Dallas shooter Brian Isaack Clyde, with the Army veteran's social media posts providing a glimpse into the man who -- for some reason -- opened fire with a rifle outside of a federal courthouse yesterday before being shot dead by police....
21:52 2019-06-18

Korea's fingerprint practice helps experts identify Danube boat disaster victims South Korea's practice of fingerprinting all adult citizens has helped forensic experts identify all of the bodies recovered so far from a boat crash in Budapest that killed 28 people, most of them South Korean tourists, officials said on Thursday....
15:00 2019-06-06

Virginia Beach shooting: mourners hold vigils for victims as authorities search for motive Municipal center employees mourn at makeshift memorial and hundreds gathered last night at a church to remember the dead In Virginia Beach on Monday, signs of a shooting that killed 12 people on Friday could still be seen at a complex of government buildings as authorities search for a motive. Relat...
20:13 2019-06-03

Five years on from the MH17 crash, the Australian and Dutch governments are still investigating Russia as victims' families search for answers Michael Kooren/Reuters; Dutch national police/YouTube Five years after flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine, killing everyone on board including 38 Australians, authorities are still searching for answers. The Australian government used the anniversary to affirm its commitment to the ongoing inve...
18:52 2019-07-17

Fire Emblem Continues The Series’ Renaissance On Switch It’s been a while, but Viewpoints is back. For this episode, I chatted with Kotaku’s Gita Jackson about our love for Fire Emblem: Three Houses and why we think the tactical role-playing series is so popular in the West....
00:39 2019-08-03

Fire Emblem: Three Houses continues to top U.K. sales chart Fire Emblem: Three Houses is still experiencing brisk sales in the U.K. after having one of the best launches in franchise history last week.Read More...
19:00 2019-08-05

Fire Island drowning victim identified as Manhattan resident The woman who died in the water off Fire Island during a severe thunderstorm over the weekend was identified by officials Wednesday as a 67-year-old Manhattan resident. The body of Upper East Side woman Barbara Langbecker was discovered around 3:40 p.m. Sunday after a passerby spotted her floating i...
20:52 2019-07-03

UPDATE: Victim ID’d In Fatal Jessamine County House Fire JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — The county coroner’s office confirmed Sunday morning that one person has been declared dead in a Jessamine County home fire. The Jessamine County Coroner said 48-year-old Ronnie Hall died of smoke inhalation and burns. Family members said Hall used oxygen...
13:39 2019-06-09

| Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California Rescuers were scrambling Monday to reach more than 30 people who were sleeping below deck when their scuba-diving boat caught fire off the California coast, with reports of "numerous fatalities."...
08:39 2019-09-03

Rescue under way as 'boat on fire' with 30 on board in California The US Coast Guard has said it has launched a rescue operation to help more than 30 people "in distress" following a reported boat fire off the coast of southern California....
15:52 2019-09-02

Sheriff: 4 more bodies found near boat fire Authorities say four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been found on the ocean floor off Southern California. At least eight are known dead. The Coast Guard says crews are searching for more than two dozen other missing persons. (Sept. 2)        ...
09:00 2019-09-03

At least eight dead from California boat fire, 26 missing Eight people were confirmed dead from a predawn fire that sank a boat off a Southern California island and 26 others who were on the scuba diving vessel were missing, a local sheriff said....
03:26 2019-09-03

Kyoto Animation studio fire victims mostly in their 20s and 30s Thirty-four people are now confirmed to have died in Thursday’s arson attack The majority of those who died in the arson attack on Kyoto Animation on Thursday were in their 20s and 30s, public broadcaster NHK said on Saturday.More clues as to why the fire spread so quickly and took so many lives, as...
18:00 2019-07-20

Four siblings were among 5 victims in a Pennsylvania daycare fire Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP An early morning fire killed five children after it consumed a portion of a Pennsylvania building that is reportedly registered as a daycare. Four of the children were siblings who were staying at the daycare as their parents worked overnight, their grandmother ...
11:26 2019-08-12

Last body found in fatal Calif. boat fire Authorities say divers off the Southern California coast have found the body of the last missing victim in a fatal boat fire that killed 34 people. An investigation continues into the cause of the deadly blaze. (Sept. 11)        ...
04:52 2019-09-12

At least 25 people dead after boat fire off California coast At least 25 people are dead and nine are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught fire off Santa Cruz Island in California.        ...
20:39 2019-09-03

Cause of California diving boat fire remains unknown Investigators have not determined the cause of the fire aboard the California dive boat that sank last week, a law enforcement official familiar with the investigation said, noting the boat has not even been brought to the surface....
04:52 2019-09-11

34 divers missing in southern California boat fire Thirty-four divers are feared dead after a boat caught on fire and sank off the coast of southern California with 39 people on board, officials have said....
19:52 2019-09-02

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation. (Sept. 13)        ...
04:13 2019-09-14

Two Apple employees among 34 dead in California boat fire Two Apple employees, one of whom was celebrating his daughter's 17th birthday, were among the victims of this weekend's Southern California scuba diving boat fire which killed 34 people, the company announced....
01:13 2019-09-05

Multiple dead, 34 missing in California boat fire LOS ANGELES (AP) – Multiple people died after a fire broke out aboard a dive boat off the Southern California coast, Ventura County Sheriff’s officials confirmed. Six hours after the mayday call, rescuers continued the search and rescue operation for 34 people unaccounted for on the vessel Mon...
21:52 2019-09-02

Eight dead and 25 missing in California dive boat fire The number of people confirmed dead after a dive boat caught fire and sank off the coast of southern California has risen to eight, officials have said....
02:39 2019-09-03

Officials: 34 presumed killed in Calif. boat fire Officials say there's no indication anyone who was below decks escaped when fire erupted on a dive boat off Santa Cruz Island in Southern California. Sheriff Bill Brown made the announcement as the search was suspended for additional survivors. (Sept. 3)        ...
02:52 2019-09-04

FBI seeks evidence in deadly California boat fire Federal and local investigators on Sunday carried out search warrants involving the owners of a diving boat that caught fire off the California coast in the middle of the night last week, killing 34 people....
19:39 2019-09-09

Forest fire threatening Pikangikum First Nation grows as evacuation continues The Ministry of Natural Resources said the fire – dubbed Red Lake Fire 39 – has now grown to more than 507 square kilometres in size, which is larger than Quebec City....
06:26 2019-07-12

Majority of victims in Kyoto Animation fire were women Twenty of the 33 victims of the Kyoto Animation fire were women. Witness accounts and reports suggested the larcenist had a grudge against the studio.        ...
20:13 2019-07-19

Five rescued, 34 missing in California boat fire: U.S. Coast Guard A search was under way on Monday for 34 missing in a pre-dawn fire that sank a commercial diving boat off a Southern California island, authorities said, and some local media outlets reported that some passengers were killed....
19:26 2019-09-02

Owners: California dive boat 'fit for service' before deadly fire The owners of a dive boat that caught fire and killed nearly three dozen people on Labor Day have filed a motion in federal court saying they should not be held financially liable for the accident....
19:52 2019-09-06

California boat fire may put spotlight on Titanic's legal defense The company that owns a scuba dive boat that caught fire and sank off California killing 34 people, may seek to limit its liability by invoking a 19th Century law that has shielded vessel owners from costly disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic....
15:13 2019-09-06

Charges in California boat fire may hinge on 1838 law. Here's why An arcane statute from 1838 may be applied in determining criminal liability in the case of the Southern California boat fire. Here's what you need to know about the law.        ...
04:52 2019-09-12

California boat fire to put spotlight on Titanic's legal defense The company that owns a scuba dive boat that caught fire and sank off California, killing 34 people, has sought to avoid liability by invoking a 19th-century law that has shielded vessel owners from costly disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic....
23:52 2019-09-06

California boat fire investigators interview captain, crew Federal investigators on Wednesday interviewed the captain and crew of a dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast and they also met with families of 34 people killed in one of the state's worst maritime disasters....
07:00 2019-09-05

Officials: Dozens die in worst-case boat fire off California A pair of fins and flowers are placed on the outside of the Sea Landing at Santa Barbara Harbor in Santa Barbara, Calif., Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. A fire raged through a boat carrying recreational scuba divers anchored near an island off the Southern California coast early Monday, leaving multiple peo...
17:52 2019-09-03

Deadly California Boat Fire Prompts Scrutiny of Regulations The Coast Guard suspended its search for survivors on Tuesday after a fire killed 34 people. It said the boat was outfitted with approved fire safety systems....
13:00 2019-09-04

Criminal investigation launched into deadly California boat fire A criminal investigation is underway into the dive boat fire that killed 34 people while anchored near Santa Cruz Island on Labor Day.        ...
06:26 2019-09-10

Over 30 Trapped As Boat Catches Fire Off California, Rescue Attempts On Rescuers scrambled Monday to reach as many as 34 people trapped below the deck of a burning commercial scuba-dive boat off the coast of California, US Coast Guard officials said. Many were feared......
18:13 2019-09-02

Dive boat on fire off California calls Coast Guard A person making a radio distress call to the Coast Guard from a dive boat on fire off California said that he couldn't breathe and there were people trapped on board. (Sept., 2)        ...
04:39 2019-09-03

Santa Barbara faces impact of boat fire tragedy A makeshift memorial grows dockside in Santa Barbara, California after a boating fire claimed the lives of 34 people, as local clergy members seek to provide aid to those affected by the tragedy. (Sept. 3)        ...
09:26 2019-09-04

Salvage efforts after deadly California boat fire postponed at least one more day Officials hope to resume efforts to salvage the Conception dive boat and search for the final body Tuesday.        ...
00:00 2019-09-10

‘No escape’ in tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire A holiday diving trip off the coast of Southern California turned into a nightmare early Monday when fire broke out aboard a boat just 20 yards from shore, killing up to 34 people trapped below deck, officials said. As the 79-foot Conception’s captain and four colleagues jumped overboard off Santa C...
08:39 2019-09-03

Tim McCormack: Volunteer fire chief named as pilot killed in helicopter crash-landing on New York skyscraper The pilot who was killed when a helicopter he was flying crash-landed on top of a New York City skyscraper has been identified as a volunteer fire department chief....
09:39 2019-06-11

Relatives of Harlem fire victims plan to sue city for billions Grief-stricken kin of the Harlem mom who died along with five of her children when fire tore through their death-trap public-housing apartment last month plan to sue the city — for $2.2 billion. “It’s hard to put a dollar value on the loss of human life, but the $2.2 billion, we feel, is appropriate...
12:26 2019-06-17

California scuba boat fire death toll rises to 25: report Divers have found a total of 25 bodies on Monday after a pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving vessel off a Southern California island, leaving nine people unaccounted for as the search continued, media reported....
12:39 2019-09-03

25 bodies found after California scuba boat fire, Coast Guard says At least 25 people were confirmed dead and another nine remained missing after a boat carrying scuba divers went up in flames while anchored off a Southern California island Monday, officials said....
15:39 2019-09-03

More than 30 people are missing and feared dead in a boat fire off the coast of California Ventura County Fire Department A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, early Monday morning. The Ventura County Fire Department told KTLA that there were 34 fatalities. On Monday afternoon the Coast Guard told Fox 11 it had recovered four bodies, but...
23:13 2019-09-02

Twenty-five bodies found after California boat fire, nine missing: media Divers found 25 bodies on Monday after a pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving vessel off a Southern California island, leaving nine people unaccounted for, as the U.S. Coast Guard continued its search, media reported....
12:39 2019-09-03

US briefing: Dorian, California boat fire and Greta Thunberg's 'superpower' Tuesday’s top story: five dead as Dorian inflicts ‘extreme destruction’ on Bahamas. Plus, the myth of the free speech crisisSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
19:52 2019-09-03

At least 25 dead in horrific California boat fire; 9 still missing, Coast Guard says The names of the boat's passengers were not made available. Authorities say they're working to notify next of kin of those who died.        ...
20:39 2019-09-03

California dive-boat fire highlights need for more than one exit from sleeping quarters The only stairs leading above deck on the dive boat Conception went past the galley. If the fire started there, passengers may have been trapped.       ...
09:52 2019-09-03

Haunting Distress Calls as Fire Engulfs Scuba Boat With More Than 30 Aboard Five crew members were rescued, but the Coast Guard said the passengers were believed to have been asleep below deck. Eight people are confirmed dead....
03:52 2019-09-03

Deadly California boat fire has dive community struggling for answers t’s the stuff of nightmares. A 75-foot boat enveloped by flames against a backdrop of a predawn, black sky. Dozens of passengers trapped below, unable to flee the inferno. And it’s closely-connected California dive community, left in agony to pick up the pieces of so many lives lost and so many ques...
02:26 2019-09-04

Fire blocked escape for 34 on boat off Southern California coast, investigators say Flames roared through a boat of sleeping scuba divers so quickly that it appears none of the 34 people below deck could escape, authorities said Tuesday as they ended their search without finding anyone who was missing still alive from the Labor Day tragedy off the Southern California coast....
11:13 2019-09-04

FBI seeks video, pictures as it investigates California dive boat fire The FBI on Tuesday asked the public for video or photos of the Labor Day fire aboard a California dive boat that killed 34 people, saying it was seeking the images as part of its investigation into one of the state's worst maritime disasters....
02:52 2019-09-11

California boat fire: crew was asleep when blaze started, investigators say Boats like the Conception, which caught fire and sank this month, are required to have a crew member keep watch at nightAll six crew members were asleep when a fire broke out aboard the scuba diving boat Conception in southern California, killing 34 people trapped below deck, federal investigators a...
01:39 2019-09-13

US Border Patrol boat on Rio Grande takes fire from Mexican side A US Border Patrol boat patrolling the Rio Grande was shot at early Friday morning from the riverbank on the Mexican side, US Customs and Border Protection, or CPB, reported....
17:13 2019-08-10

Crew told of 'harrowing' California boat fire that killed 34: NTSB The crew of a dive ship that caught fire and sank off the California coast told a "harrowing story" of their failed attempts to save 34 people trapped below deck in a bunk room already engulfed in flames, investigators said on Thursday....
04:13 2019-09-06

Crew of California dive boat was sleeping when fire broke out: NTSB All six crew members on a California dive boat that erupted in flames on Labor Day, killing 34 people, were sleeping when the fire broke out, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday....
21:39 2019-09-12

Four bodies recovered from California boat fire, four more ‘spotted’ on ocean floor Authorities have recovered at least four bodies from the fatal Santa Cruz, Calif., boat fire — and they’ve located another four on the bottom of the ocean floor, according to officials. Dozens more are feared dead, with local police suspecting that their remains are still trapped inside ...
08:39 2019-09-03

33 Missing As Boat That Caught Fire Sinks Off California: US Coast Guard A commercial scuba-dive boat sank in flames early Monday off the coast of Southern California, and 33 passengers were unaccounted for, the US Coast Guard said....
19:52 2019-09-02

Coast Guard video shows Calif. dive boat on fire Aerial U.S. Coast Guard footage shows smoke pouring from a dive boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast early Monday, killing 34 people who were below deck. (Sept. 3)        ...
02:52 2019-09-04

US briefing: Democratic debate, Trump's wall and California boat fire Friday’s top story: Biden clashes with Warren and Sanders as frontrunners finally share a stage. Plus, the 100 best films of the 21st centurySubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
14:00 2019-09-13

Fire at Jim Beam Kentucky warehouse continues to burn as 45,000 barrel of bourbon are destroyed: reports A Jim Beam facility in Kentucky with around 45,000 barrels of bourbon continued to burn Wednesday morning after officials say the fire may have been caused by a lightning strike the previous night....
18:52 2019-07-03

Army Corps Under Fire From Flood Victims Amid Storm Surge The Army Corps of Engineers has been struggling on two fronts — taming America’s rain-swollen rivers, and taming the fallout from mass water releases and breached levees....
03:26 2019-06-01

Fire union calls on tightwad senators to pass 9/11 victims bill New York’s firefighters union demanded that the US Senate pass a bill Tuesday supporting 9/11 first responders, after a pair of penny-pinching Republican lawmakers slammed the brakes on the measure last week citing the national debt. “Senator Mike Lee of Utah and Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky:...
22:26 2019-07-22

Family of 5 celebrating birthday among 34 feared dead in Southern California boat fire A family of five celebrating their father's birthday with a weekend diving excursion are believed to be among the 34 presumed dead in a boat fire off the coast of Southern California Monday, according to a report Tuesday. ...
11:13 2019-09-04

Escape routes on doomed Santa Cruz boat were blocked by fire: authorities The 34 victims trapped in a burning California tour boat were doomed from the outset, with both their escape routes blocked by fire, authorities said Tuesday, adding that they have called off the search for possible survivors. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown, asked at a press conference if t...
02:52 2019-09-04

A family of five, a physics teacher and a dive instructor among the missing in California boat fire A broken-hearted mother loses her family while a school district feels the loss of a teacher and a community mourns one of their ownA devastated mother posted on her Facebook page that her three daughters, their father and his wife were among those presumed dead after flames engulfed a dive boat off...
04:39 2019-09-04

Diving company owner missing after Southern California boat fire: report The co-owner of a Santa Cruz based diving company is missing after a boat she was on for a Labor Day weekend diving excursion caught on fire early Monday morning and sunk off the coast of Southern California, leaving at least 25 dead and nine people unaccounted for....
15:39 2019-09-03

Safety deficiencies suspected in California boat fire after preliminary investigation: report A preliminary investigation into a Southern California dive boat fire that killed 34 people off the coast of Santa Barbara is raising concerns over safety flaws on the vessel, according to a report Thursday....
11:39 2019-09-06

Criminal investigation opens into fire aboard California dive boat: source Federal authorities are conducting a criminal investigation into the fire on a California dive boat that killed 34 people in one of the state's worst maritime disasters, a law enforcement source said on Monday....
04:52 2019-09-10

Multiple people dead, dozens missing after boat fire off California coast Several people are dead and dozens are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught on fire near Santa Barbara, California.        ...
04:39 2019-09-03

‘They died doing what they love doing’: Valley couple believed to be among those killed in California boat fire PHOENIX — The boat fire in California that is believed to have left 34 people dead is causing heartbreak for some in the Valley. Two of the assumed victims, Neal Baltz and Patricia Beitzinger, were from right here in the Valley. Neighbors, like Jack Belt who knew them from Ahwatukee, are simply hear...
03:00 2019-09-06

California: shock and grief after at least 25 killed in boat fire off Santa Cruz Island Nine people still missing after fire broke out on diving tour boatPolice say DNA testing required to identify some of the victimsA boat fire off Santa Cruz Island that left 25 people dead and nine missing sent shockwaves throughout the diving community and across California. Residents and divers sai...
19:52 2019-09-03

California boat fire: stairs from sleeping quarters led to space filled with flames Investigators believe passengers and crew may not have had any means of escape because stairs ended in the same enclosed spacePassengers and crew on a scuba diving boat that caught fire off Santa Barbara over the Labor Day weekend may not have had any means of escape because the staircases leading u...
23:13 2019-09-04

All 33 passengers presumed dead after horrific California boat fire, Coast Guard says The names of the boat's passengers were not made available. Authorities say they're working to notify next of kin of those who died.        ...
02:52 2019-09-04

Kyoto Animation arson attack: More than $500,000 raised for victims after 33 killed in horror fire A US animation studio has raised more than half a million dollars (£415,000) in eight hours to help the victims of a devastating fire in Kyoto, Japan....
16:52 2019-07-18

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families displaced by deadly wildfires and a rally in the state capital Sacramento....
06:52 2019-08-23

Coast Guard locates 25 bodies from tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire The Coast Guard said Monday night that a total of 25 bodies have been located from the tragic boat fire off the coast of Southern California. Authorities have recovered 20 of the bodies and discovered five more inside the Conception, a dive ship that had been on a three-day scuba diving excursion to...
08:39 2019-09-03

California dive boat crew did not have required watchkeeper when fire broke out, report finds All six crew members on a scuba diving boat were asleep when it caught fire off the coast of California last week, killing 34 people, federal investigators announced Thursday....
23:13 2019-09-12

Coast Guard issues warning on charging phone batteries after California boat fire In the wake of the deadly California dive boat fire, the Coast Guard recommends boat operators limit the unsupervised use of power strips.        ...
18:13 2019-09-12

California dive boat owners file lawsuit to avoid liability after deadly fire The owners of the California dive boat where 34 people died in a fire over the weekend have filed a lawsuit to avoid liability in the case, as investigators say the crew of the ship made several attempts to save victims who were trapped by the blaze....
11:39 2019-09-06

Terrifying moment tourists jump into shark-infested waters after boat catches fire DIVING into shark-infested waters after your boat has burst into flames is the stuff of nightmares – but that’s exactly what happened to a group of tourists....
17:13 2019-08-02

NTSB starts interviewing survivors, witnesses in California dive boat fire investigation Investigators have begun interviewing witnesses for a preliminary report on the deadly dive boat fire off the Southern California coast early Monday....
10:00 2019-09-05

What Was It Like Aboard the Conception? Wednesday: Readers who have been on scuba diving trips recall their experiences. Also: U.S.C.’s entanglement in the college admissions scandal deepens with new court filings, and Gem-O-Rama....
15:52 2019-09-04

'Too painful': Kyoto anime fans join prime ministers in mourning fire victims Sense of loss spreads beyond fans of the genre as Justin Trudeau and Tim Cook voice their shock“I have watched animation since I was a student, and this was a terrible event,” says Jun Shin, a 30-year-old fan from Osaka who visited the site of the Kyoto Animation fire in Japan to say a prayer. “I wa...
10:52 2019-07-19

Under-fire Alex Acosta defends 2008 prosecution of Jeffery Epstein as defending victims Embattled Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta defended his handling of the prosecution of Jeffrey Epstein for sex crimes as a decision that protected the victims in the case because it allowed them to avoid a trial where they could be cross-examined by the defense's lawyers....
00:39 2019-07-11

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: dozens of people feared dead off California coast Up to 39 people were onboard a diving boat that caught fire in the early hours of the morning, and five have been confirmed rescuedUp to 34 people have been reported missing and are feared dead off the coast of southern California after a diving boat caught fire in the early hours of Monday morning,...
21:52 2019-09-02

Marine biologist behind Santa Cruz Island dive company feared dead after boat fire The doomed diving boat that caught fire and sank early Monday off the coast of Southern California had been chartered by a local adventure company owned by a marine biologist — who is among the missing and feared dead. “Please pray for my sister Kristy!” wrote Brett Harmeling, brot...
08:39 2019-09-03

Amazon fire: Search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees around the world sees 1,150 per cent spike A search engine that uses its advertising revenue to plant trees around the world has experienced a 1,150 per cent surge in usage in light of the Amazon wildfires....
12:00 2019-08-27

Massive cargo ship capsizes and catches fire near Georgia, Coast Guard search for crew GEORGIA (NBC News) – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for four missing crew members of a cargo ship that capsized and caught fire early Sunday morning near Brunswick, Georgia. At approximately 2 a.m. ET, Coast Guard Sector Charleston was alerted that motor vessel Golden Ray had capsized in St...
19:39 2019-09-08

Final body found in California boat fire, Coast Guard issues lithium battery warning Divers on Wednesday recovered the remains of the final victim of a California dive boat fire that killed 34 people, as the U.S. Coast Guard issued a safety bulletin focusing on emergency escape routes, crew training and the charging of lithium-ion batteries....
03:13 2019-09-12

Santa Cruz boat fire: At least 8 dead and 26 missing after huge blaze sinks vessel off California coast At least eight people have died and hopes were fading for 26 people still missing after a fire raged through a dive boat anchored off Santa Cruz Island....
04:39 2019-09-03

Death toll from California dive boat fire rises to 8; Coast Guard says to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been located on the ocean floor off of Southern California, bringing the known death toll to eight according to authorities....
15:39 2019-09-03

California dive boat fire: Teen celebrating 17th birthday and marine biologist feared among 25 dead in blaze A 17-year-old girl celebrating her birthday and a marine biologist are feared to be among 25 people killed after a dive boat erupted in flames off the California coast....
22:13 2019-09-03

Some women don't heed warnings of acne drug danger during pregnancy conception (Reuters Health) - It's long been known that the highly effective acne medication isotretinoin - marketed as Accutane and Roaccutane - is tied to the risk of severe birth defects. But even with a special program in place to prevent conception in women taking the drug, each year two to three hundred ...
23:26 2019-07-19

Almost 30 people jump off boat into shark-filled waters after fire: 'All hell broke loose' About 30 passengers and crew members on a small boat in the Galapagos had to jump into shark-filled waters last month after a fire broke out on board.       ...
21:00 2019-08-02

California boat fire crew 'all asleep when blaze broke out' with no night watchman on duty The crew members of a dive boat destroyed by a fire off California's coast were all asleep with no night watchman when the blaze started, US officials have said....
21:39 2019-09-13

25 dead, 9 missing after California dive boat fire; Coast Guard warns to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Nine passengers still have not been accounted for after a diving boat caught fire and sank near California's Santa Cruz Island.        ...
09:00 2019-09-03

At least 8 dead, dozens missing after California dive boat fire; Coast Guard warns to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Dozens of passengers still have not been accounted for after a diving boat caught fire and sank near California's Santa Cruz Island.        ...
11:52 2019-09-03

7 Dead, 21 Missing As Boat Capsizes After Hitting Cruise Boat In Hungary Seven South Korean tourists died and 21 others were missing after a sightseeing boat capsized and sank on the Danube in Budapest, Hungarian and South Korean officials said Thursday....
09:26 2019-05-30

How to search for movies and shows on Netflix, or use category tags to narrow down your search Reuters You can search for movies and TV shows on Netflix using the search icon at the top of both the mobile app and the web browser, or via the top of the sidebar menu in the TV app. You can search not just by movie or show name, but also by actor, director, genre, and a handful of other categori...
01:13 2019-06-04

Salesforce’s Einstein Search uses AI to personalize CRM search results Salesforce's new customer relationship management solution, Einstein Search, taps AI and a streamlined interface to personalize search results.Read More...
22:00 2019-09-18

The Ratio Of Demonically-Named Cars To Angelically-Named Cars Is Way Out Of Balance I’m not necessarily suggesting there’s any great theological meaning behind this, but I do feel that it’s worth noting that there are many, many more cars named for things demonic than there are for things angelic. Don’t believe me? Let’s walk through it....
02:39 2019-08-08

Budapest boat crash: Survivors describe how they were powerless to help other passengers after boat capsized 'in an instant' Survivors of the fatal boat crash in Budapest have described how they were powerless to help their fellow passengers after the vessel capsized "in an instant" in the stormy waters....
13:13 2019-05-31

Golder Ranch Fire: Blown fuse ignited brush fire on Highway 79 TUCSON – A fire investigation is underway after it burned nearly an acre of brush near milepost 109 of Highway 79 Thursday afternoon. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, investigators believe the fire was caused by a blown fuse on an electrical line. Officials say the fire was burning nea...
23:13 2019-08-23

Rural-Metro Fire Department working Debris fire south of Tucson Dan Brooks/ Facebook TUCSON – Rural-Metro Fire Department crews are working a debris fire after a blaze ignited in the 4000 block of E. Nebraska Street Thursday afternoon. A plume of smoke can be seen from several miles away. Officials say that no structures are in danger at this time. Accord...
03:00 2019-09-06

Two Fire Officers Suspended For Surat Fire, Coaching Centres Ordered Shut The Surat Municipal Corporation on Saturday suspended two fire officers for granting a no-objection certificate to the building which was engulfed by a devastating fire that claimed 22 young lives...
02:39 2019-05-26

Woot has Amazon's popular Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 on sale at ultra-low prices (refurbished) While it's definitely hard to argue with the value proposition of Amazon's latest ultra-affordable 7-inch Fire tablets, there's actually a way for you to get an even cheaper 7 or 8-inch model right now.Woot is selling a 2017-released Fire 7 with 16GB internal storage at $34.99, whereas 2018's Fire H...
16:39 2019-06-03

Massive fire Philadelphia refinery fire threatens facility's future A massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery on Friday damaged the largest U.S. East Coast plant to the point that it could remain shut for an extended period, according to Philadelphia city officials and company sources....
22:26 2019-06-21

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed burns can prevent catastrophic destruction Prescribed fires are credited with making forests healthier and stopping or slowing the advance of some wildfire blazes in the U.S West.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

Fire Breaks Out At Kolkata's Park Circus, 12 Fire Engines At The Spot A fire broke out at a godown in Park Circus area of south Kolkata today afternoon, an official said. At least 15 fire tenders are at the spot to control the fire, the official added....
14:00 2019-05-29

Fire crews fight unoccupied structure fire early Saturday Fire crews were called to an unoccupied structure fire early Saturday morning. Officials say crews responded to the fire at close to 5:30 a.m. Saturday. Tucson Fire Dept. assisted South Tucson Fire Dept. with the fire. The house was unoccupied and boarded up so fire crews fought the fire from outsid...
19:00 2019-07-13

Siege review: Michael Wolff's Trump tale is Fire and Fury II – fire harder The follow-up to the first tell-all is a wild ride, stretching credulity, indebted to Steve Bannon. But so is the presidentMichael Wolff is back and not with a whimper. The latest installment of his Trump chronicles picks up where Fire and Fury ended. Once again, it leaves the president bruised and ...
17:52 2019-06-02

Site of tragic Erie day care fire was short on smoke detectors, fire chief says There was one detector in the attic of the Harris Family Daycare, but it's not clear if there were any others in the building, the fire chief said.        ...
07:52 2019-08-14

Murrieta fire: Fast-moving Tenaja Fire scorches nearly 1,400 acres in Southern California Tenaja Fire prompts mandatory evacuations for homes along The Trails Circle in La Cresta and the Copper Canyon neighborhood in Murrieta, officials said.        ...
18:39 2019-09-05

High Level wildfire crews fight fire with fire to protect Alberta town The town of High Level says a successful controlled burn was carried out Wednesday to help keep a raging nearby wildfire at bay from the northern Alberta community....
17:26 2019-05-23

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the outside room of the building on E. Cody St. First responders arrived on scene and found the room fu...
04:00 2019-08-20

3 Dead, 1 Injured In Central Paris Fire, Fire Services Say Three people died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
13:13 2019-06-22

Northwest Fire responds to brush fire near Avra Valley and I-10 PIMA COUNTY — Northwest Fire crews are extinguishing a brush fire that happened near Avra Valley and Interstate 10. Northwest Fire Crews are working to put out a brush fire located off Avra Valley Road. #Brushfire #Marana pic.twitter.com/nUZE3ucIaZ — Denelle Confair (@DenelleConfair) J...
06:00 2019-06-09

Golder Ranch Fire battles brush fire near Highway 79 Golder Ranch firefighters are battling a brush fire that has burned 40 acres near Highway 79. Fire now approx 40 acres. @GRFDAZ and @NorthwestFire working to contain the fire using natural fire breaks. No structures threatened. Smoke drifting E and SE. — Golder Ranch Fire (@GRFDAZ) September ...
11:39 2019-09-02

The Latest: Fire marshal says lightning caused massive fire HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on a fire that destroyed a central Nebraska fertilizer plan (all times local): 5 p.m. The Nebraska Fire Marshal’s office has determined a lightning strike caused the fire that destroyed a fertilizer plant and injured three people. The office said in a news rele...
03:13 2019-05-25

Fire crews battle house fire in central Tucson TUCSON – Smoke filled up the sky in central Tucson after emergency crews were dispatched to a house fire near 22nd Street and Swan Road Tuesday at noon. According to officials, the fire burned a home located on 19th Street off of Swan Road. Tucson Fire Department said the residents of the home...
21:39 2019-07-09

Amazon unveiled over 20 new Fire TV devices, including the Fire TV Cube Last year, Amazon rolled out a host of new product announcements at an event in its hometown of Seattle, something the tech giant decided to forgo this year and redirect to the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin. That’s where, today, the company unveiled more than 20 new Fire TV products including ...
05:39 2019-09-05

Northwest Fire responds to house fire in Dove Mountain MARANA — Northwest Fire and other firefighters responded to a house fire in Dove Mountain Sunday evening. Fire on Secret Bluff is out. Crews checking for hotspots. Smoke damage to the homes interior will cause the residents to be displaced. Fire investigators are on scene. pic.twitter.com/jRz...
07:00 2019-06-10

Tucson Fire Department names new fire chief TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department announced its new fire chief Thursday morning after longtime assistant chief Joe Gulotta served as interim for nearly two years. According to city officials, Charles Ryan was named as the 28th fire chief of TFD after he was interviewed by city staff, a fire serv...
22:00 2019-08-22

Tucson fire crews extinguish van fire in midtown Tucson Fire Department TUCSON – A blaze burning a van in midtown has been controlled after the vehicle caught fire early Monday afternoon. According to Tucson Fire Department, crews were dispatched to a business on West Laguna Street near Stone Avenue at around 1:35 p.m. Officials say the van ...
01:52 2019-09-11

Japan fire: Suspect in fatal fire that claimed 34 lives 'accused animation studio of stealing novel' A suspect accused of setting a fire that killed 34 people in an animation studio in Japan accused the company of 'stealing novels,' according to police....
11:52 2019-07-20

Barking fire: Tory politician Andrew Boff tells how he rushed to help and there was 'no fire alarm' A Tory politician who rushed to help people inside a burning tower block in Barking today repeated claims from residents that no fire alarms sounded during the blaze....
04:26 2019-06-11

NBC Might As Well Have Named It Penis TV NBCUniversal has officially released the name of its new service, and it is far worse than any variation on “plus” or “TV.” Folks, the name is Peacock.Read more......
23:13 2019-09-17

London Fire Brigade's first female Commissioner Dany Cotton announces retirement citing 'disaster' of Grenfell fire London's first female fire commissioner Dany Cotton will retire next year, citing the utter devastation of Grenfell Tower fire which she said "will never leave me"....
12:26 2019-06-20

This French Restaurant Has Been Named The Best In The World France's Mirazur restaurant -- whose Argentine chef Mauro Colagreco draws inspiration from the sea, the mountains, and his own garden -- was crowned Tuesday the world's best by an influential trade......
18:39 2019-06-27

Source: Markgraf to be named 1st GM of USWNT Former player Kate Markgraf will be the first general manager of the U.S. women's national soccer team, a source with knowledge of the process confirmed to ESPN's Jeff Carlisle....
19:26 2019-08-12

Lawsuit Says Former Boy Scouts Have Named 350 More Abusers Lawyers who represent victims of child sexual abuse have been urging former scouts to come forward with claims before a possible bankruptcy filing by the Boy Scouts of America....
15:52 2019-08-08

UA’s Cannon named 1st Team All-American TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats infielder Cameron Cannon has been named a First-Team All-American by Baseball America, the publication announced on Monday. Cannon, honored as a second baseman, was one of 17 players named to the first-team.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: Cannon i...
05:26 2019-06-11

Trump ally and top cop named to head ATF President Trump has gone out of his way to support and embrace the nation’s law enforcement, and now he has picked the nation’s top police union chief to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives....
00:13 2019-06-07

Report: Sheppard to be named Wizards' GM Tommy Sheppard will have the interim title pulled off and be named general manager of the Washington Wizards, the Washington Post reported on Friday....
04:01 2019-07-20

The AHL App Melted Down And Demanded $6,000 From A Guy Named Stewart The American Hockey League’s long-awaited schedule announcement for the 2019–20 season hit a minor road block on Wednesday, when the code behind the official app of the NHL’s top minor league became self-aware and demanded money from Stewart Zimmel. At least, that’s one way to interpret these confus...
23:13 2019-07-10

Rescued porcupine has a weiner dog BFF named fig After a baby porcupine was rejected by his mom at Cotswold Wildlife Park in Oxfordshire, England, he became best friends with his surrogate mother’s wiener dog.        ...
19:00 2019-09-02

What It’s Like To Be a Black Woman Named Beckii On Saturday, CNN published a lengthy piece of award-winning journalism on white people with black-sounding names. The insanely absurd story featured a collection of Caucasians (which is more than a “pinch of wypipo” but less than a “mob of lynchers”) ruminating about how uncomfortable it is living w...
02:52 2019-06-17

Rescued porcupine has a Dachshund BFF named fig After a baby porcupine was rejected by his mom at Cotswold Wildlife Park in Oxfordshire, England, he became best friends with a Dachshund.        ...
17:00 2019-09-03

Grenfell Tower fire: London Fire Brigade voluntarily interviewed by Met Police under caution as survivors' group calls for people to be 'brought to account' The Grenfell Tower survivors' group today said it is time people are "brought to account" after the London Fire Brigade gave an interview under caution as part of the Met's probe into the fire....
06:26 2019-09-17

Lampard likely to be named Chelsea boss, says Redknapp "Derby County boss Frank Lampard would find it hard to say no to Chelsea if they offered him the manager\u0027s job, his uncle Harry Redknapp has said."...
13:13 2019-06-18

Lotus' electric hypercar is named 'Evija' No, Lotus isn't ready to spill the beans on its Type 130 electric hypercar. It is, however, ready to give the car a name: meet the Evija (pronounced "ev-eye-a"). While the company's choice of name is a bit strained -- it means "the first in existen......
01:13 2019-07-04

Pima baseball player named All-American TUCSON – Pima Community College baseball player Phillip Sikes became the 14th Aztecs baseball player to be named NJCAA All-American on Tuesday.   Sikes, a sophomore outfielder/RHP, was selected to the Honorable Mention All-American team. He is the first Pima baseball player named NJCAA All-Ame...
09:39 2019-06-12

Bettman, four others, named to U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, Tim Thomas, Brian Gionta, Neal Henderson and Krissy Wendell comprise the 2019 class of the United States Hockey Hall of Fame, USA Hockey announced on Wednesday....
20:00 2019-09-04

3 Tucson Sugar Skulls named “All League” TUCSON – Sugar Skulls running back Mike Jones and linebacker Zach Allen were named to the All Indoor Football League first team today as the league began announcing its 2019 season honorees. Defensive back Dee Maggitt Jr. was named to the second team. Here’s more from Tuesday’s spo...
07:00 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson is expected to be named Britain's next PM Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britain's governing Conservative Party and the next prime minister on Tuesday, tasked with following through on his "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
12:26 2019-07-23

Ljubisa Tumbakovic named new Serbia coach BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia’s soccer federation has named former Montenegro coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic as the new national team coach. Tumbakovic succeeds Mladen Krstajic who was fired after a humiliating 5-0 loss against Ukraine in a European Championship qualifier last month. The 66-year-ol...
16:52 2019-07-01

MetroCard’s flashy replacement was almost named ‘Pretzel’ The salty street food was just one of many rejected names for the new system that ultimately wound up being dubbed One Metro New York, or "OMNY," according to the Wall Street Journal....
01:13 2019-08-06

| SA Schools squads named for U18 International Series The SA Schools and SA Schools A squads to contest the U18 International Series against Argentina, England, France, Wales has been announced by SA Rugby....
21:00 2019-07-15

Nicola Adams named WBO flyweight champion Olympic star Nicola Adams has been elevated to world championship status The post Nicola Adams named WBO flyweight champion appeared first on Boxing News....
17:52 2019-07-31

9/11 health bill to be named after Luis Alvarez WASHINGTON – The bill to re-authorize the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund will be named in honor of first responders Luis Alvarez and Ray Pfeifer, congressional sponsors announced Monday. Alvarez, an NYPD detective who contracted cancer after toiling at Ground Zero, died on June 29. His test...
01:13 2019-07-09

New species of fly named after 'Game of Thrones' villain Winter may have come and gone for "Game of Thrones" and its infamous character, the Night King, but his legacy is poised to live on — in the form of a fly....
00:39 2019-07-02

T-Mobile's Legere named best U.S. wireless CEO, fourth best overall We've often praised T-Mobile CEO John Legere for leading the carrier's amazing turnaround that has made it the fastest growing and most innovative of the four major U.S. carriers. Today, T-Mobile announced that the executive has received some recognition from the Glassdoor website. Based on an onlin...
20:39 2019-06-19

All Top Players Named For India's Davis Cup Tie Against Pakistan Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ramkumar Ramanathan will lead the singles challenge while Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan will make the doubles pair for the grass court tie....
16:26 2019-08-05

New Golan Heights community to be named after Trump President Trump is expected to get his imprimatur on the Golan Heights on Sunday, when a new community named Ramat Trump – or “Trump Heights” – will be established in the verdant plateau. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to conduct a special cabinet session in the Golan that day to la...
01:26 2019-06-14

What was named Toy of the Century in 2000? The Weekend quiz From Osborne House to Panenka, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 If Seth was number three, who were number one and number two?2 Where is the Cradle of Humankind located?3 Which Shakespeare title character is killed halfway through the play?4 Which denomination euro banknote is no longer in ...
08:13 2019-09-14

Yes, there is a sport named pizza acrobatics (and it is awesome) If you've never heard of pizza acrobatics, welcome to the club. We asked pizza acrobatics megastar Tony Gemignani to explain how The Ocho's newest addition (12-1 p.m. ET, ESPN2) works....
18:52 2019-08-07

Instagram Is Reportedly Building a New Messaging App Named Threads Instagram is working on a new messaging app called Threads “meant to promote constant, intimate sharing between users and their closest friends,” the Verge reported on Monday, in what seems like yet another attempt by a Facebook-owned property to edge in on Snapchat’s turf.Read more......
08:26 2019-08-27

Special prosecutor named to look into Jussie Smollett case CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge has named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett that accused him of staging a racist, anti-gay attack against himself. Cook County Judge Michael Toomin’s appointment of former U.S. attorne...
22:13 2019-08-25

UA Women’s Golf’s Ianello named co-Pac-12 Coach of Year TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats head coach Laura Ianello earned Pac-12 Women’s Golf Co-Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: Ianello split the honors with first-year USC head coach Justin Silverstein. Ianello has ...
18:52 2019-06-05

Aston Martin's new mid-engined hypercar named Valhalla Second model to emerge from Aston and Red Bull's partnership will bridge the gap between Valkyrie and Vanquish Aston Martin’s upcoming mid-engined hypercar will be named the Valhalla, as a continuation of the firm’s line of ‘V-cars’ performance models.  Revealed at this year’s Geneva motor show und...
15:13 2019-06-18

New York City street named for rapper Notorious B.I.G. NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City street has been named for rapper Notorious B.I.G. Community members and elected officials gathered in a downpour on Monday at the intersection of St. James Place and Fulton Street. Rapper Lil’ Kim — embracing the event’s themes of social justice and making...
23:13 2019-06-10

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder named Harvard fellow LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan governor who’s been criticized for his administration’s role in the Flint water crisis is headed to Harvard University to teach and study subjects related to state and local government. Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government announced...
07:39 2019-07-01

Rihanna named world's richest female musician Forbes magazine estimates the musician’s fortune at $600m, a figure bolstered by her lucrative fashion and beauty venturesRihanna has been named the world’s richest female musician by Forbes magazine. The singer’s worth is estimated at $600m (£472m), including revenues made from her fashion and beau...
15:39 2019-06-05

All the Phone Companies Not Named Apple and Samsung That You Should Care About The market might be dominated by Apple and Samsung—with an occasional ripple of interest every time a new Pixel arrives—but there are more companies out there making phones than you might have realized. Not only that, they’re often doing more in terms of innovation and experimentation than the big n...
02:00 2019-09-13

City honour Kompany with sculpture and named road "Vincent Kompany was honoured by Manchester City Chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak with a road name and a sculpture for his achievements and contribution to the club on Wednesday."...
01:39 2019-09-12

Louisiana governor says storm named Barry is 'going to be a tough one' Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards voiced concerns Friday on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" that residents would not take Tropical Storm Barry seriously, even though it is expected to become a full-blown hurricane by the time it hits the Louisiana coast on Saturday morning....
04:00 2019-07-13

How To Train Your Dragon author named children's laureate How To Train Your Dragon author and illustrator Cressida Cowell has vowed to campaign for school libraries to be made statutory after being named the new children's laureate....
13:39 2019-07-09

British-Australian woman held in Iran named A British-Australian woman being held in an Iranian jail has been named as a Melbourne academic who published books on the 2011 Arab uprisings and authoritarian governments....
22:13 2019-09-14

Antonio Conte named Inter Milan coach MILAN (AP) — Antonio Conte has been named Inter Milan coach after being out of a job since June 2018 after being fired by English Premier League side Chelsea. Inter made the widely expected announcement at 6 a.m. (0400 GMT) Friday on its website. While details were not disclosed, the former Juventus...
08:52 2019-05-31

American Ron Messel named air guitar world champion The victor strummed his way to success after becoming US national champion earlier this year. The annual event sees contestants adopt rock'n'roll alter-egos and pretend to play guitar to promote world peace....
03:39 2019-08-24

For the fifth year in a row, a named storm has formed early in the Atlantic Enlarge / Subtropical Storm Andrea, about 475km southwest of Bermuda, isn't much to look at. (credit: NOAA) On Monday evening, forecasters at the National Hurricane Center determined that a low pressure system in the Atlantic Ocean had sustained winds of 40mph, and therefore should be named Subtro...
16:00 2019-05-21

Trump has downtown roundabout named after him in Israeli city An Israeli city has named a traffic circle after President Donald Trump, just weeks after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government renamed a Golan Heights settlement after the president....
18:26 2019-07-09

Utah Jazz president named new CEO of Miller companies Former Utah Jazz president Steven E. Starks has been named the new CEO of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies       ...
02:39 2019-08-08

Acting Chairman of Council of Economic Advisers Is Named Health economist Tomas Philipson has been named acting chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, a White House spokesman said Monday....
03:39 2019-07-16

US Economist David Lipton Named As Interim Leader Of IMF American economist David Lipton will serve as interim leader of the International Monetary Fund, replacing Christine Lagarde who was nominated to head the European Central Bank, the IMF board......
02:52 2019-07-03

FC Tucson’s Venter named to League “Team of Week” TUCSON – As FC Tucson prepares for its next game on June 25 against North Texas SC, a player for the pro sports franchise representing the Old Pueblo has received league honors. Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast:...
07:00 2019-06-19

Joy Harjo Is First Native American to Be Named U.S. Poet Laureate (NEW YORK) — Joy Harjo, the first Native American to be named U.S. poet laureate, has been ready for a long time. “I’ve been an unofficial poetry ambassador — on the road for poetry for years,” the 68-year-old Harjo wrote in a recent email to The Associated Press. ̶...
20:52 2019-06-19

No surprise here: Fields named Ohio State's starting QB Ohio State coach Ryan Day on Monday made official what most people figured was a foregone conclusion: Georgia transfer Justin Fields will be the starting quarterback when the No. 5 Buckeyes open the season Aug. 31 against Florida Atlantic....
13:52 2019-08-20

Building named to honor ice bucket challenge inspiration BOSTON (AP) — Boston College says its new indoor baseball and softball training facility will be named after the alumnus who helped popularize the ice bucket challenge. The college unveiled plans Wednesday for the Pete Frates (FRAY’-tees) Center during a ceremony attended by Frates and his fam...
19:52 2019-06-27

PapaSmithy named 100 Thieves League of Legends manager Chris "PapaSmithy" Smith will be joining 100 Thieves as their League of Legends manager. He was previously a color commentator for the English cast of the LCK....
23:13 2019-09-04

Blues forward O'Reilly named Stanley Cup playoffs MVP St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs on Wednesday after leading his team to their first championship....
05:13 2019-06-13

Menu items named after ‘Lock Her Up’ spark controversy A new restaurant in New Mexico has sparked controversy over menu items named after popular phrases used by President Trump. Urban Taqueria, located in Albuquerque, is the talk of the town after some customers complained about the use of terms like “The Wall,” “The Immigrant” and “Lock Her Up” on its...
20:00 2019-09-04

MTV, Save the Music launch grant named after J Dilla MTV and the Save the Music nonprofit organization have launched a grant named after the J Dilla, the highly influential rapper-producer who died in 2006...
01:52 2019-08-30

Once, Twice...Seven Times a Daddy? Future Named in New Paternity Suit A Florida woman has filed a paternity case naming Future as the father of a 4-month-old girl. If true, the child would be the rapper’s seventh....
19:26 2019-08-26

Matthew McConaughey named professor at University of Texas FILE – In this Jan. 10, 2019, file photo, executive producer Matthew McConaughey arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of “True Detective” season 3 at the Directors Guild of America. The Oscar-winning actor will join the University of Texas as a professor who this fall will teach in ...
21:13 2019-08-29

How a Christian band named Skillet became wildly successful The Kenosha, Wisconsin-based Christian rock band's 10th album, "Victorious," should continue an impressive streak of gold or platinum-certified albums over the past decade.        ...
18:39 2019-07-31

U of W’s sustainable food services named top in North America The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) scored the U of W as North America's number one school in the food and dining category, as part of its Sustainable Campus Index....
20:26 2019-08-27

Meet a cuddly baby dugong named Marium A baby dugong that has developed an attachment to humans after getting lost in the ocean off southern Thailand is being nurtured by experts. (June 14)        ...
14:39 2019-06-14

Zimbabwean scholar named one of the most inspiring women in the world A Zimbabwean scholar will be honored with a life-size statue in New York alongside media mogul Oprah Winfrey, Hollywood stars Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, and the popstar Pink for their work championing gender equality....
15:13 2019-08-06

Bogaerts, Lowe, Berrios named as AL All-Star replacements Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts, Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Brandon Lowe and Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios were named as injury replacements to the American League All-Star team on Wednesday....
06:39 2019-07-04

MH17: Four suspects named for shooting down plane – video Four suspects, three of them Russian, will face murder charges for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014, international investigators have said. A trial is due to start next March in the Netherlands. The suspects were named as Igor Girkin, a former colonel of Russia’s FSB spy se...
18:52 2019-06-19

Joe Horrigan wins PFWA award named for his father Football historian Joe Horrigan, who retired on June 1 as executive director after 42 years on the Pro Football Hall of Fame's staff, has been selected as the 2019 Jack Horrigan Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America        ...
00:13 2019-06-07

4 suspects named in 2014 shootdown of MH17 over Ukraine Investigators on Wednesday named four suspects they say are responsible for the shootdown of a Malaysian Airlines flight five years ago over Ukraine....
19:00 2019-06-19

Joy Harjo is first Native American named US poet laureate Oklahoma-born, Muscogee Creek Nation member who helped tell an ‘American story’ has been in the wings for a long time Poet, musician, author Joy Harjo has been appointed as the new US poet laureate, the first Native American to be named to the post.The Oklahoma-born, Muscogee Creek Nation member has...
18:39 2019-06-19

Hopes Dashed: Son Of Rajasthan Man Killed By Mob, Named In Chargesheet Amid a controversy over the name of Pehlu Khan, a dairy farmer killed by a group of cow vigilantes in Rajasthan in 2017, in a chargesheet, his son on Saturday said that he his hopes of justice from......
00:52 2019-06-30

Huawei says it's a 'victim of bullying by the US' To no one's surprise, Huawei isn't reacting calmly to losing key suppliers in the wake of the US' trade restrictions. Representative Abraham Liu said the company was the "victim of the bullying by the US administration," and that this was an attack......
00:39 2019-05-22

Novichok victim: ‘We’re being kept in the dark’ Charlie Rowley speaks of anger and frustration as mystery still surrounds death of his partnerThe partner of the woman who died in the Wiltshire nerve agent poisonings a year ago has told of his anger and frustration that mystery still surrounds the case.Charlie Rowley said he felt the British autho...
13:39 2019-06-21

Northwest fire responds to condo fire on northwest side TUCSON – Northwest Fire Department is working a fire at the Barcelona Manor Condominiums on the northwest side. Monday afternoon NWFD responded to a call of a fire in a third-floor condo at 6331 N. Barcelona Court. Residents in the building were evacuated as the fire affected multiple units in...
04:00 2019-08-20

‘We blew it’: Forbes named 99 men and only one woman on its list of ‘most innovative leaders’ A Twitterstorm erupted after the list, developed by business professors and published by Forbes, included only one woman. Forbes has created a task force in response....
14:39 2019-09-10

Woman plans to marry 91-year-old chandelier named Lumiere A British woman who was once in a long-distance relationship with the Statue of Liberty now plans on marrying the love of her life, a 91-year-old chandelier named Lumiere....
22:39 2019-07-19

Soccer-Butt named United's head of first team development Manchester United have promoted Nicky Butt to the new position of head of first team development, reporting directly to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, the club announced on Monday....
22:26 2019-07-22

Poor guy also named Jeffrey Epstein gets hammered on social media A publicist for Disney who shares the same name as the dead convicted pedophile has been getting hammered with nasty comments and mentions on social media from people who think he's "THAT Epstein."...
01:13 2019-08-13

Ex-con with mental issues named as suspect behind mass killing in Japan The suspected arsonist behind the deadly fire at an animation studio in Japan was identified Friday as Shinji Aoba, who served time in prison for robbery and has been treated for mental-health issues, according to reports. Shinji Aoba, 41, carried out the attack at the Kyoto Animation building in To...
14:39 2019-07-19

Eight London boroughs named as the worst for violent youth crime Eight boroughs were today named as the worst for violent youth crime as Sadiq Khan warned that violence had "become normalised" for some young Londoners....
17:26 2019-07-15

Mark Sampson named caretaker manager at League Two Stevenage Former England Women boss given role ‘until further notice’FA sacked Sampson over alleged behaviour at Bristol AcademyFormer England Women coach Mark Sampson has been placed in caretaker charge of League Two side Stevenage. The Hertfordshire club, without a win so far this season, sacked boss Dino M...
18:52 2019-09-09

Seven Newly Named Glaciers Honor the Satellites That Helped Discover Them Glaciers and other icy landscapes are often named after the scientists who first set eyes on them. But it isn’t just human eyes spotting new features in Earth’s frozen wastes; many of these remote landforms are discovered and detailed via satellite. So, shouldn’t the robots get some credit, too?Read...
20:00 2019-06-07

Spider new to science named after fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld A newly discovered Australian jumping spider resembles Lagerfeld’s signature style, inspiring scientists to dub it Jotus karllagerfeldi.       ...
21:13 2019-07-02

Big fluffy bunny named Thumper rescued by Queens cops It was a hare-raising rescue. A big, fluffy bunny was spotted on the loose in Queens early Friday — so cops hopped into action and saved the cottontail. “Hey everybody, we found a horse….correction — a HUGE bunny!” the 103rd Precinct in Jamaica tweeted Friday. “This fuzzy guy was found hopping...
03:52 2019-06-22

Phoebe Waller-Bridge named British Artist of the Year "Fleabag" and "Killing Eve" writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge is set to receive the British Artist of the Year honor at the Britannia Awards in Los Angeles this fall....
19:52 2019-08-30

CBOE NAMED U.S. OPTIONS EXCHANGE OF THE YEAR, INNOVATOR IN ETFS CHICAGO, May 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the largest U.S. options marketplace and the creator of listed options, in mid-April received two prestigious awards for leadership in product innovation.Additionally, a third award was given to a new product based on a CBOE benchmark...
14:13 2019-05-22

Reeve, Hughes, Rizzotti named assistant coaches for Olympics NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women’s national basketball team is keeping its coaching staff intact for the Olympics. World Cup assistants Dan Hughes, Cheryl Reeve and Jen Rizzotti will return for the Tokyo Games next summer. The trio helped head coach Dawn Staley guide the U.S. to a gold medal at ...
20:26 2019-06-20

Woman named Marijuana Pepsi refused to change her name — now she’s a doctor That’s Doctor Marijuana Pepsi to you. A Wisconsin woman with the real given name Marijuana Pepsi Vandyck earned a doctorate degree last month, according to a report published Tuesday. Throughout her life, Vandyck, 46, said she’s been teased by everyone from classmates to teachers and bos...
12:39 2019-06-20

Homeless Student Awarded $3 Million in Scholarships, Named Valedictorian For most high school students, their senior year is riddled with challenges. But outside of the demands of homework and having hormones on the fritz, 17-year-old Tupac Mosley of Memphis, Tenn., faces a particular challenge unlike anyone else in his graduating class: he’s homeless....
01:52 2019-05-23

500 million-year-old crab named after Han Solo's Millennium Falcon A newly discovered crab that lived more than 500 million years has been named after the Millennium Falcon, the starship that Ford's character, Han Solo, flew during "Star Wars."...
18:01 2019-07-31

Dallas Zoo giraffe named after Cowboys’ Jason Witten dies DALLAS (AP) — Officials say a 1-year-old giraffe at the Dallas Zoo that was named after Cowboys tight end Jason Witten died during a medical exam. Zoo officials tweeted that Witten the giraffe stopped breathing Monday during a medical exam to prepare him for transfer to a zoo in Canada for a breedin...
19:00 2019-06-19

Bear named ‘Cheeseburger’ tries to swipe Colorado pot shop’s dumpster That’s not a honeypot! A Colorado black bear was caught on surveillance footage trying to break into — and then attempting to steal — a pot shop’s dumpster. Footage tweeted Tuesday by Colorado Parks and Wildlife shows the animal slinking into an enclosed area behind The Bud Depot in Lyon...
11:00 2019-07-25

CBOE Named “Best Options Exchange” at the Markets Choice Awards CHICAGO, IL - February 20, 2015 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that the exchange was named “Best Options Exchange” for the second consecutive year at the third annual Markets Media Markets Choice Awards last night in New York City....
03:39 2019-05-22

APNewsBreak: Ex-judge with anti-abortion ties named to panel JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has appointed a former judge who has supported an anti-abortion pregnancy resource center — and been disciplined for publicly doing so — to an administrative panel that could handle an abortion clinic licensing dispute. Parson earlier this month a...
23:00 2019-06-17

Robbie Farah set to be named for Tigers' crunch NRL game but unlikely to play Retiring veteran has not played since breaking his leg Tigers must beat Sharks on Sunday to reach finalsWests Tigers veteran Robbie Farah is all but certain to be named for Sunday’s do-or-die NRL clash with Cronulla, but is unlikely to play.The retiring Farah has not played since breaking his leg in...
09:00 2019-09-03

'Trump Heights': Israeli settlement in Golan named after US president ‘It will mean something for him, that there is a place in the world, far away from the States, with his name,’ says resident in communityIt is a world away from the grandiose high-rises that bear his name.A sleepy, crumbling hamlet of fewer than a dozen Israeli residents surrounded by sun-parched fi...
10:13 2019-06-17

General accused of war abuses named Sri Lanka’s army chief Sri Lanka’s president appoints a general accused of grave human rights abuses in the final stages of Sri Lanka’s long civil war as the country’s new army chief...
13:52 2019-08-19

Former UA center Joseph Blair named assistant coach for 76ers PHILADELPHIA – Former University of Arizona men’s basketball player and assistant coach, Joseph Blair will join Philadelphia 76ers as an assistant coach, the team announced Wednesday afternoon. The Ohio native played four seasons with the Unversity of Arizona before being drafted by the ...
18:52 2019-06-27

Post office to be named for man who saved people during mass shooting On May 31, a disgruntled employee opened fire at Virginia Beach municipal center, and now a man who was hailed a hero for saving lives in the mass shooting has been honored....
05:39 2019-08-23

Special prosecutor named to look into dropped charges against Jussie Smollett A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett.        ...
18:52 2019-08-23

Ash Brazill recalled and two new caps named in Diamonds netball squad New Zealand await in next month’s Constellation Cup Debutants Maddy Turner and Laura Scherian called upNSW Swifts defender Maddy Turner and Sunshine Coast midcourter Laura Scherian are the two uncapped players in Australia’s squad of 13 for next month’s four-match Constellation Cup netball series ag...
00:52 2019-09-19

The Meaningful Reason Why Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Named Their Son Psalm What's in a name? Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their fourth child on May 10 and revealed one week later that they named their baby boy Psalm West. Fans immediately began......
15:00 2019-05-21

McBean named Canada's chef de mission for Tokyo Games Former Olympic rowing champion Marnie McBean has been named Canada's chef de mission for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games, the Canadian Olympic Committee said on Monday....
20:26 2019-07-01

Felipe Oliveira Baptista named new Kenzo creative director The Portuguese-born, Paris-based designer is best known for his previous role as the creative director at LacosteFelipe Oliveira Baptista has been appointed as the new creative director of the LVMH-owned fashion house Kenzo, which was created in 1970 by the Japanese designer Kenzo Takada.The Portugu...
17:26 2019-07-01

Corey Norman named in new look Queensland team for State of Origin III Corey Norman and Christian Welch to make their State of Origin debutsNew look forward pack with return of Joe OfahengaueInjury-hit Queensland have named Corey Norman and Christian Welch to make their State of Origin debut in July 10’s series decider in Sydney.Coach Kevin Walters on Monday named a ga...
04:00 2019-07-01

Pressel, Lewis named captain's picks for U.S. Solheim Cup team Experienced Solheim Cup players Morgan Pressel and Stacy Lewis were captain Juli Inkster's picks for the United States team for next month's matches against Europe in Scotland....
00:00 2019-08-27

| Marler reverses retirement plan, named in England squad Joe Marler has come out of international retirement to be named in England's Rugby World Cup training squad, while Danny Cipriani has also been included....
17:26 2019-07-04

First independents quietly named to Condé Nast’s board months ago Condé Nast, home of The New Yorker, Vanity Fair and Vogue, quietly expanded its board to eight members months ago and added two prominent executives to the board as independent directors: former Forbes Chief Executive Mike Perlis and former Gucci CEO Domenico De Sole, Media Ink has exclusively learn...
10:39 2019-06-28

Facebook working on smart glasses with Ray-Ban, code-named 'Orion' Facebook has partnered with Luxottica to develop augmented-reality Ray-Ban glasses code-named 'Orion', people familiar with the matter told CNBC....
00:26 2019-09-18

Michael Rooker to play some guy named Buddy in Fast And Furious 9 According to Deadline, there’s a new tough guy joining the cast of Fast And Furious 9, with Michael Rooker signing on to play a guy named Buddy in a “last minute addition” to the cast. Rooker is best known for playing Yondu in the Guardians Of The Galaxy movies, and before that he played the mean br...
07:52 2019-08-20

CBOE’s Laura Zinanni Named Vice President, Office of the CEO CHICAGO, IL – November 7, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced it has promoted Laura Zinanni to the position of Vice President, Office of the CEO. In her new role, Zinanni will serve as a primary advisor to CEO Edward T. Tilly, providing advice and recommendati...
22:13 2019-05-21

Marshall Islands says beer named after Bikini Atoll unacceptable A Texas-based beer company is facing backlash after it named a beer Bikini Atoll, the site of U.S. nuclear tests that led to contamination.       ...
12:39 2019-08-16

Former Renault exec Deboeuf named PSA's industrial strategy director Arnaud Deboeuf is the latest senior executive at Renault to join rival PSA. His exit underscores deep tensions rattling the Renault-Nissan alliance in the wake of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest....
22:13 2019-09-03

Ken Cuccinelli Named Acting U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director (WASHINGTON) — An outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump’s hardline immigration policies has been named acting director of the agency that manages legal immigration, despite deep opposition from key Senate Republicans. Ex-Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli will oversee U.S. ...
21:52 2019-06-10

Sharad Kumar Named Interim Central Vigilance Commissioner Vigilance Commissioner Sharad Kumar has been named interim CVC until a new incumbent is chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-headed selection panel....
13:26 2019-06-11

Newly-Discovered 'Vibranium' Fish Named in Honor of Wakanda While SCUBA diving off the coast of Zanzibar, marine biologist Luiz Rocha saw a fish he had never seen before. He sent a photograph to his collaborator Yi-Kai Tea, currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Sydney, who confirmed that it was a new species of fairy wrasse from the genus Cirrhila...
17:39 2019-07-12

Former Navy Judge Named to Oversee Guantánamo Military Court Progress in trying terrorist suspects has been scant. The last full-time person in the role was dismissed after considering plea deals in the Sept. 11 and the destroyer Cole cases....
00:52 2019-05-29

In a first, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas both named People's best dressed Actress Priyanka Chopra and her pop star husband Nick Jonas were named the best dressed of 2019 by People magazine on Wednesday, marking the first time in the celebrity magazine's history that a couple has shared top style honors....
16:13 2019-09-04

Hirscher future remains in doubt despite being named in Austria squad "The future of defending Alpine Skiing World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher remains in doubt despite being named in Austria’s squad for the 2019/20 season."...
22:39 2019-05-28

'Luigi's Mansion 3' stars a jelly doppelganger named Gooigi Luigi's Mansion 3 hits Nintendo Switch in 2019, six years after the launch of the previous installment, Dark Moon. Luigi's Mansion 3 stars Luigi, rather than Mario, as he sneaks around a haunted hotel fighting ghosts and searching for his friends. Ni......
20:26 2019-06-11

El-Erian named new president of Queens' College, University of Cambridge Mohamed El-Erian, the chief economic adviser at Allianz and one of the world's most widely followed economists, was named on Tuesday as the new president of Queens' College, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England....
15:26 2019-05-28

Presenting "Conan The Bacterium" and other exceptionally-named academic papers Popular culture has made academia out to be a completely humorless field filled with boring people doing boring things in boring ways. While it’s true that spending a lot of time examining the intricacies of any subject isn’t as outwardly exciting as, say, racing dirt bikes for a living, academics, ...
01:00 2019-07-11

Taylor Swift named world's highest paid celebrity The singer has reportedly earned $185m in the last year in Forbes’ annual list of highest-paid stars, followed closely by Kylie Jenner and Kanye WestSinger Taylor Swift was named the world’s highest-paid entertainer on Wednesday but was closely followed by two members of the wider Kardashian clan – ...
23:52 2019-07-10

Semenya, Van Niekerk named in S Africa world championship team Double Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal....
21:52 2019-06-10

Soccer: Markgraf named general manager of U.S. women's team U.S. Soccer on Monday appointed former player Kate Markgraf as general manager of the World Cup-winning women's team where she will lead the search for a new head coach following Jill Ellis' announcement last month that she would step down....
03:13 2019-08-13

Todd Snyder's New Luxe Utility Collection Is Very Accurately Named The stalwart designer made a menswear-y Land Cruiser and some hardy fall clothes to go with it. Here are our favorites from the new Todd Snyder collection....
16:00 2019-09-05

Rice group wins board control at gas producer EQT, new CEO to be named A pair of brothers has won control of the board of directors of natural gas producer EQT Corp, and one of them, Toby Rice, is expected to be named chief executive officer later on Wednesday, the company said....
15:52 2019-07-10

The Latest: Barkov wins Lady Byng, Sweeney named top GM Boston's Don Sweeney has been named the NHL's General Manager of the Year, and Florida center Alexander Barkov has won the Lady Byng Trophy       ...
03:13 2019-06-20

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will represent Kentucky in the Miss America Pageant later ...
23:26 2019-06-09

Raptors forward Leonard named NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard was named the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player for the second time after his team's championship win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday....
07:00 2019-06-14

9/11 victim’s remains identified nearly 18 years later NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities have identified the remains of a 9/11 victim found at the World Trade Center. The New York City medical examiners’ office on Monday said the man is the 1,643rd person to be identified nearly 18 years after hijackers crashed airplanes into the trade center’s tw...
00:39 2019-06-11

TPD: Victim of suspicious death identified TUCSON – Detectives continue to investigate the suspicious death of a man on Tucson’s south side. Police identified the victim as 29-year-old Romulo M. Bacarse. Police were able to identify the man by releasing two images of his tattoos to the public. Tucson Police Department said an acquaintance of...
20:39 2019-08-21

Sen. Lee willing to fund 9/11 victim program for only 10 years GOP Sen. Mike ​Lee, who blocked a vote on a bill for 9/11 victims in the Senate, on Thursday suggested funding the program for 10 years instead of through 2092 as advocates have sought. “Last night Jon Stewart said he believed a billion dollars a year for ten years was a reasonable request for 9/11....
19:39 2019-07-18

Nearly everyone in Ecuador is the victim of a data breach A massive data breach exposed sensitive data of nearly every individual in Ecuador. The breach impacted an estimated 20 million people -- for reference, Ecuador has a population of about 17 million. According to ZDNet, it exposed data on 6.7 million......
18:26 2019-09-17

Family mourns I-19 shooting victim TUCSON – From pictures to texts to phone calls, Susan Stemper is used to hearing from her daughter every day. Now, Stemper says the silence is overwhelming. “I don’t know what I’m going to do. I don’t know how I’m going to deal with that. I don’t know, once ...
09:39 2019-07-03

9/11 victim identified nearly 18 years after attacks The remains of another victim of the 9/11 attacks has been identified, the city’s Medical Examiner’s Office said on Thursday. The woman is the 1,644th person identified among the 2,753 reported missing in the terror attacks, officials said. She was identified through DNA testing of remai...
17:13 2019-07-19

GoFundMe Set Up For Drowning Victim’s Family HENRY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A friend has organized a GoFundMe page for the family of a Henry County boy who drowned in a pond over the weekend. Walker Henry Weeks, 8, went missing on Friday night and was found after several hours of searching. According to a post on the fundraiser, Walker was ...
20:26 2019-05-27

NYPD cop hit by car while rescuing kidnapping victim An NYPD officer was hit by a car in Brooklyn early Saturday while helping to rescue a man who had been kidnapped from the Bronx, police said. The victim, 32, was taken against his will from an unspecified spot in the southwest Bronx just after midnight by two men who demanded a ransom of cash......
01:13 2019-05-26

How to avoid becoming the victim of a ‘sextortion’ scheme Sexual extortion is thriving in the digital age. Electronic blackmail complaints spiked 242 percent last year, with 51,146 incidents — most of them sexual, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaints Center reported. “The majority of complaints received in 2018 were part of a sextortion campaign...
21:13 2019-06-18

Active Weather Continues Showers and thunderstorms are still working their way through today with heavy downpours, strong wind gusts, and hail. We’ve had a few severe warned storms and may have a few more through the evening. Otherwise, expect rain showers or cloudy conditions along with temperatures that are mild in the ra...
21:13 2019-05-29

Ta-Nehisi Coates Named Apollo Theater’s Inaugural Artist-in-Residence On Monday, the Apollo Theater announced that Ta-Nehisi Coates—the critically acclaimed writer who recently presented his case for reparations during a riveting Congressional testimony—has been named its inaugural Artist-in-Residence....
22:52 2019-07-01

Special Illinois prosecutor named to investigate Jussie Smollett case An Illinois judge appointed a former U.S. Attorney as a special prosecutor Friday to lead an investigation into actor Jussie Smollett's report he was assaulted by two men and prosecutors' handling of the case....
00:00 2019-08-24

Balasaheb Thorat Named Maharashtra Congress Chief By Party "President" Congress leader Balasaheb Thorat was appointed as the president of the party's Maharashtra unit today, replacing Ashok Chavan in the wake of the party's drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections. The......
22:13 2019-07-13

Rescue group: Missing SC pony named ‘Pikachu’ found dead FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (AP) — A group dedicated to finding missing horses says a South Carolina pony named Pikachu has been found dead. Stolen Horse International got involved after Hidden Pasture Farm owner Kate Nichols said last week that her miniature palomino filly had vanished overn...
16:39 2019-06-14

Feliciano López named in Wimbledon doubles match-fixing allegation • Feliciano and Marc López deny claim made in Spanish media• Spaniard due to play with Andy Murray in doubles this weekFeliciano López, due to play doubles with Andy Murray in his comeback here at Queen’s this week, was consulting his lawyers on Tuesday about stories circulating in Spain that he and...
03:39 2019-06-19

Gautam Gambhir Wants Delhi Sports Complex Named After Arun Jaitley Cricketer-turned-MP Gautam Gambhir today asked Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to rename the Yamuna Sports Complex in the national capital after former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who had......
19:52 2019-08-26

Lithuanian couple named 'wife carrying' world champions for second time A Lithuanian couple completed a nearly 300 yard dash over the weekend to win the title of ‘wife carrying’ world champions for a second year in a row. ...
18:26 2019-07-09

Africa Cup of Nations: Bony named in Ivory Coast's final squad Former Swansea and Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony is named in Ivory Coast's final 23-man squad for this month's Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt....
19:00 2019-06-09

Azam Khan May Be Named As "Land Mafia" On UP Government Website: Official The district administration of Rampur, the hometown of Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, is considering putting his name under the "land mafia" category on the Uttar Pradesh government's "anti-bhoo......
08:00 2019-07-14

Chef named Ryans claims she was fired when manager discovered her gender A Brooklyn pastry chef with a male-sounding name was hired sight unseen at a Manhattan restaurant because bosses thought she was a man — and promptly fired when she showed up and they learned she was a woman, a lawsuit claims. Ryans McGovern says she was hired for the $16-an-hour gig at Hudson Hall’...
05:26 2019-06-09

First-rounder Brandon Clarke named MVP as Memphis Grizzlies win NBA Summer League Brandon Clarke, the 21st pick last month, was named NBA Summer League MVP then helped the Grizzlies take the title against the Timberwolves.       ...
07:00 2019-07-16

Tawnya Tretschok named Santa Cruz Valley Physician Group CEO Santa Cruz Valley Regional Hospital announced Tuesday that Tawnya Tretschok has been named Chief Executive Officer of the hospital’s Santa Cruz Valley Physician Group. She will manage the Santa Cruz Valley Physician Group, overseeing operations, growth strategy, physician recruitment, service-line d...
20:39 2019-08-21

Rockin 'n' rollin on Mars: Rolling Stones have space rock named after them The Rolling Stones have rocked stages around the world in their more than 50-year career. But now their influence has gone into space after NASA's Mars InSight Mission named a rock on the planet after the band....
13:26 2019-08-23

Dwayne Johnson named highest earning male actor of the year Wrestler turned movie star made $89m in the last 12 months, positioning him above Chris Hemsworth and Robert Downey JrDwayne Johnson has been named Hollywood’s highest paid male actor for the second year in a row.According to Forbes, the former wrestler has earned an estimated $89.4m in the last 12 ...
22:13 2019-08-21

Rocky super-Earth named most habitable known world beyond solar system But humans would not fare well on planet K2-18b despite wispy clouds and huge red sunA faraway planet in the constellation of Leo has been named the most habitable known world beyond the solar system after astronomers detected water vapour in its atmosphere.It is the first time a planet in its star’...
19:39 2019-09-11

DOJ Manages to Stay Racist Even Though Attorney General No Longer Named After Confederates Who needs an attorney general named after multiple Confederates to be racist? Apparently not Trump’s Department of Justice, which is managing its rate of racism just fine under Attorney General William Barr, thank you very much!...
03:39 2019-08-23

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 29: De La Soul's 'A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays' De La Soul’s sophomore album, De La Soul Is Dead, was released on May 14, 1991. Sometime in late 1991, while I was in 7th grade, my class went on a field trip, and on the bus ride I sat down next to a friend of mine (whose name I remember vividly but whose business I won’t put in the streets) and sh...
22:39 2019-06-29

Getting to face Alabama is focus for Jalen Hurts after being named Oklahoma starter Jalen Hurts is officially the starting quarterback for Oklahoma. Now the Alabama transfer would love to face Alabama in the College Football Playoff.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

TrueCar CEO Chip Perry is retiring; Darrow named interim leader Perry, 65, came on board in 2015 to mend relationships with dealers at the vehicle-shopping site. He will be replaced by Michael Darrow, who was named interim president and CEO....
23:52 2019-06-03

Alligator devours Florida woman’s 100-pound pit bull named Tank An alligator with an appetite gobbled up a 100-pound pit bull as its owner took it on a leisurely walk through a Florida park, according to the tragic pooch’s horrified owner. Cynthia Robinson, of Auburndale, Fla., told Florida News Channel 8 that she let her pup, Tank, off the leash Thursday ...
20:52 2019-08-09

Ahead of Portland far-right protest, Trump says ‘antifa’ could be named terror group As a large far-right rally is underway in Portland, Oregon, U.S. President Donald Trump has spoken out against so-called anti-fascist counter-protesters....
04:39 2019-08-18

Woody Guthrie’s children named Mermaid Parade king and queen NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Guthrie’s children, Arlo and Nora Guthrie, are king and queen of this year’s Coney Island Mermaid Parade. Saturday’s colorful spectacle of participants in zany aquatic costumes ushered in the New York summer for the 37th time. This year, the corner of Mermaid ...
03:26 2019-06-23

British boy, 5, who died on Kos family holiday named as Theo Treharne-Jones A British boy who drowned in a swimming pool while on holiday with his family in the Greek island of Kos has been named as five-year-old Theo Treharne-Jones....
17:39 2019-06-18

Spread Love, It’s the Christopher Wallace Way: Brooklyn Block Re-Named for Notorious B.I.G. On any other day, the storm that lingered over Brooklyn, N.Y.,f may have been looked on as ominous or foreboding. It certainly would’ve deterred anyone from standing in it longer than they absolutely had to. But on Monday, on one block bordering the Clinton Hill and Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhoods,...
01:52 2019-06-12

Sarabia and Nunez named in Spain squad, Cazorla and Aspas miss out "Pablo Sarabia and Unai Nunez have been handed their first Spain call ups after being included in coach Robert Moreno\u0027s squad on Friday for the Euro 2020 qualifiers against Romania and the Faroe Islands."...
16:13 2019-08-30

Warren Gatland named Lions coach for record-equalling third time "New Zealander Warren Gatland will lead the British and Irish Lions for the third time after being named on Wednesday as head coach for the 2021 tour of South Africa."...
12:26 2019-06-12

Meek Mill, Meghan Trainor named NFL Inspire Change advocates Rapper Meek Mill and singer Meghan Trainor will perform in a free concert in Chicago before the first NFL regular season game to promote the Inspire Change initiative....
06:13 2019-08-31

Cory Hill named in Wales Rugby World Cup squad despite leg fracture • Dragons lock has not played since February• Patchell also selected while Evans and Lee miss outCory Hill has been named in Wales’ 31-man World Cup squad despite suffering from a leg fracture.Dragons lock Hill, who captained his country in two Tests against Argentina last year, could be unavailable...
17:26 2019-09-01

Suggestively-named town seeks to stop adult toy company from using signs Residents of a Newfoundland and Labrador town with a famously suggestive name are petitioning to stop a sex toy company from using their sign for advertisements....
01:00 2019-08-21

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Kramp-Karrenbauer, named German defense minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the head of Angela Merkel's conservative CDU party, has replaced Ursula von der Leyen as defense minister. The announcement came as a suprise to many in Berlin....
13:00 2019-07-17

Marler named in England's World Cup training squad after retirement U-turn Prop Joe Marler last played for England in June 2018Danny Cipriani named in squad but Dan Robson misses outJoe Marler and Danny Cipriani have been included alongside four uncapped players in England’s official preliminary training squad for this year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan. Eddie Jones has named...
18:26 2019-07-04

Ethiopia premier's aide named to lead restive Amhara region Ethiopia's Amhara Democratic Party (ADP) named the security adviser to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed as head of the restive Amhara region on Monday after his predecessor was killed in a violent attempt to seize power there....
19:26 2019-07-15

Ex-Bill Gates adviser ‘shocked’ to be named one of Jeffrey Epstein’s executors Jeffrey Epstein named Bill Gates’ former science adviser as one of three executors of his $578 million estate — though the man said he was “shocked” to learn of the news. Boris Nikolic, a biotech venture capitalist, distanced himself from his inclusion in Epstein’s will...
15:00 2019-08-20

Pilot David Henderson Named In Emiliano Sala Manslaughter Arrest Emiliano Sala died when a plane carrying him and pilot David Ibbotson came down in the Channel on January 21, just days after he had joined Cardiff City from Nantes....
13:00 2019-06-20

Mexico Finance Minister Urzua quits, Herrera named successor Mexico's moderate Finance Minister Carlos Urzua resigned on Tuesday, citing deep differences over economic issues, in a blow for the government of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who named a well-regarded deputy minister to replace him....
19:52 2019-07-09

David Silva named new City captain, Sane ruled out until March "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed that David Silva has been named the club\u0027s new captain - but Leroy Sane will be out until March with his ACL injury."...
14:52 2019-08-09

Kremlin says man named in media reports as U.S. spy worked in Russian president's office The Kremlin said on Tuesday that a former Russian official identified in media reports as a CIA asset inside Russia had worked in Russia's presidential administration, but did not have direct access to President Vladimir Putin....
13:00 2019-09-10

Hurricane season begins Saturday; top U.S. experts predict about 13 named storms After two years of above average activity, forecasters say the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane season -- which begins June 1 -- will be pretty close to normal, and include about a dozen named storms....
13:26 2019-05-30

Daniel Jones named Giants starting quarterback as Eli Manning benched The Eli Manning era is over. The Giants have benched their franchise quarterback and will start rookie Daniel Jones Sunday in Tampa. So, the clock starts on Jones as it expired on Manning. “Eli and I spoke this morning,” head coach Pat Shurmur told the team website. “I told him that we are mak...
17:13 2019-09-17

“Thou shalt know the chosen one by his chariot, named for a flaming rock and having the color of the “Thou shalt know the chosen one by his chariot, named for a flaming rock and having the color of the grapiest of grape sodas.” — Galafracians 6:15...
15:26 2019-07-23

Newly discovered ancient predator named after Han Solo’s Millennium Falcon Hundreds of fossils of a primordial sea creature with rake-like claws and a head resembling the Millennium Falcon spaceship of “Star Wars” fame have been unearthed in Canada....
01:39 2019-08-01

Canada: two teens thought missing named as suspects in double murder Police name Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky as suspects in murder of Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese in British ColumbiaTwo teenagers who were previously feared missing have been named as suspects in the double murder of Australian Lucas Fowler, 23, and US citizen Chynna Deese, 24, who were shot dead...
21:39 2019-07-23

Mongolian president gifts Trump’s son Barron with horse named ‘Victory’ President Trump on Wednesday welcomed Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga — who gave a horse to first son Barron Trump, which the commander in chief said would be named “Victory.” Trump called a photo of the animal “beautiful,” and praised the fighting spirit of Mongolians. “Mongolia &...
22:00 2019-07-31

UPDATE 1-Bombardier consortium named preferred bidder for $3.4 bln Egypt monorail Bombardier Inc said its consortium has been named as Egypt's preferred bidder for a 3 billion euro ($3.4 billion) contract to build a monorail link out of Cairo, part a flagship project of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi....
17:26 2019-05-28

WarnerMedia’s Newly Named Streaming Service Will Not Change DC Universe (For Now) [Updated] WarnerMedia. just dropped a ton of news about their long-in-development streaming service and though it provides lots of answers, it raises just as many questions....
01:39 2019-07-10

2019 Atlantic hurricane season to be 'near-normal' with 9 to 15 named storms, NOAA says The Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be close to "normal" this year but it only takes one storm to devastate a community, government forecasters said Thursday....
21:39 2019-05-23

Daniel Jones named starter: How other Giants rookie QBs fared in debuts With Eli Manning giving way to Daniel Jones for the rookie’s first career NFL start on Sunday against Tampa Bay, Jones will become the first Giants rookie quarterback to start a game since Manning himself did it in 2004. Here’s a look at how other Giants rookie quarterbacks have fared in...
22:00 2019-09-17

NASA executive quits weeks after being named to lead moon initiative A top NASA executive hired in April to guide strategy for returning astronauts to the moon by 2024 has resigned, the space agency said on Thursday, the culmination of internal strife and dwindling congressional support for the lunar initiative....
05:52 2019-05-24

Ivanka Trump gave her daughter a puppy named Winter for her 8th birthday Michele Sandberg/ Getty Ivanka Trump got her daughter, Arabella, a dog for her eighth birthday, and they named it Winter. Some commenters on Instagram debated about the dog's breed, while others brought up border politics. Donald Trump broke with tradition in 2017 when he became one of the only pr...
14:26 2019-07-22

Tucson Sugar Skulls standout is named IFL Defensive Player of Week TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls have back-to-back IFL Defensive Players of the Week with defensive back Micah Eugene Jr. earning the honor this week.  As the Sugar Skulls prep for Saturday’s game at the TCC, here’s more from News 4 Tucson sportscast: It is the sixth Player of the...
11:39 2019-05-23

Internet falls in love with mustachioed puppy named ‘Salvador Dolly’ This puppy who bears a striking resemblance to Salvador Dali is winning hearts on social media after a New York City-based adoption agency recently shared her photos. The 5-week-old, black-and-white pup, named Salvador Dolly after the famed Spanish surrealist painter, will soon be up for adoption th...
18:52 2019-07-31

Vape lung has claimed its first victim, and the CDC is investigating A person has died from what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention speculate is a vaping-related condition. Nearly 200 other cases of varying severeness have been reported nationwide, described by the CDC as “severe unexplained respiratory systems after reported vaping or e-cigarette u...
02:00 2019-08-24

Kim Kardashian bringing up memories of son’s murder, says victim’s mom The mother of a boy killed by a convicted murderer whose innocence Kim Kardashian is trying to prove said the reality show star has rekindled the pain and grief from her son’s death in 1983....
14:39 2019-06-03

Spanish floods claim sixth victim A 41-year-old man was found dead in southeastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over the past two days by record-breaking rain....
15:13 2019-09-14

His Victim’s Sisters Said He Should Be Released From Prison. Now He’s a Free Man. With the support of prosecutors and relatives of his victim, Angelo Robinson, who was serving a life sentence for murder, was freed early from an Ohio prison....
06:13 2019-08-02

Joe Biden On How US Can Avoid Being "Victim Of Terror" From Afghanistan US Elections 2020: The US can stop being a victim of terrorism emanating from Afghanistan if it insists that Pakistan provide it with bases to conduct operations against terrorists in the war-torn......
01:39 2019-09-14

Djokovic says has read Gimelstob victim statements World number one Novak Djokovic said on Saturday he read the victim statements involving former ATP board member ­Justin Gimelstob, who pleaded no contest to assault in April, and that the American has work in his private life that needs addressing....
04:13 2019-08-25

FIR Against Cop For "Inaction", After 19-Year-Old Gangrape Victim Dies An FIR has been registered against a police inspector in Mumbai for "inaction" in the case of alleged rape of a 19-year-old woman who later died at a hospital, the police said today....
17:26 2019-09-01

New Alleged Victim Of US Billionaire Goes Public, Says "Was Raped At 15" US President Donald Trump's labor secretary on Wednesday defended his handling of a secret plea deal he made with Jeffrey Epstein as another woman came forward to allege she was raped by the......
03:39 2019-07-11

Victim of fatal hit-and-run remembered by longtime employer TUCSON – Monday evening was supposed to be a typical work shift for tow-truck driver Richard “Rick” Struble, as he assisted a customer at a local tire shop. But tragedy struck around 10 p.m. when a hit-and-run driver crashed into the parking lot. Struble and the customer, Ramon Murillo III, we...
09:26 2019-06-13

Neymar accuser in 1st comments: ‘I was the victim of rape’ BRASILIA, Brazil — A woman who has accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel went on television in an interview aired Wednesday to reaffirm her allegation against him in her first public comments on the case. Talking to Brazilian station SBT, the woman described herself as ...
08:52 2019-06-06

Officer says he inflated charge against chokehold victim After Eric Garner died during a confrontation with New York City police in 2014, one officer involved in the struggle says he wrote up paperwork exaggerating the seriousness of the dead man's suspected crime....
20:52 2019-05-21

NFL player to pay for 11-year-old shooting victim’s funeral ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson says he will pay for the funeral of an 11-year-old South Carolina girl who died after someone fired more than 35 shots at her home. News outlets report a family member announced Lawson’s contribution Wednesday evening at a vigil for...
19:52 2019-06-27

Victim Identified In Fatal Versailles Crash WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Woodford County. It happened just after midnight Friday on Tyrone Pike in Versailles. Police say the vehicle crashed into a tree alongside the road. We’re told the driver, 20-year-old Michael Bromagen, was ...
19:26 2019-05-24

Another Victim in Facebook Romance Scams: A U.S. Congressman After battling social media impostors for years, Representative Adam Kinzinger of Illinois wants to force Facebook to do more to combat fake accounts....
04:26 2019-08-04

BMW curse claims Krueger as its latest victim Observers suspect that the top job at BMW is cursed. Seemingly without exception a failed CEO always follows a successful one. Bernd Pischetsrieder followed Eberhard von Kuenheim, Helmut Panke bowed out after Joachim Milberg and now Harald Krueger is departing after Norbert Reithofer....
16:26 2019-07-05

Victim of brutal subway attack thought he ‘was going to die’ The victim of a bloody subway attack told the Post he thought he was “not coming out alive” when his attacker pulled out a 6-inch kitchen knife during the assault. “He tried to stab me over and over,” said Roberto Hernandez, 39, who was riding a northbound D train at 1:45 a.m...
00:26 2019-09-10

Angelique Kerber is US Open’s first big upset victim Angelique Kerber, the former world No. 1 from Germany, suffered an early exit in the US Open on Monday at the hands of France’s Kristina Mladenovic. The 2016 US Open champion fell 7-5, 0-6, 6-4 in the first round to Mladenovic, who had lost four of the five previous meetings with Kerber. The hard-fo...
22:39 2019-08-26

Michael Barisone told 911 he was at ‘war’ with shooting victim In a series of chilling calls to police, a former US dressage Olympian told a 911 dispatcher that he was at “war” with the award-winning equestrian he allegedly shot at nearly point-blank range. Michael Barisone called 911 on his “clients” in the week leading up to the Aug. 7...
16:39 2019-08-21

Would-be 'hit-plot' victim: Feds had me pretend to be dead The estranged husband of a New York City police officer accused of trying to have him killed says he found out about the alleged plot from federal authorities who told him to fake his own death....
18:26 2019-05-22

Another Victim of Facebook Romance Scams: A U.S. Congressman After battling social media impostors for years, Representative Adam Kinzinger of Illinois wants to force Facebook to do more to combat fake accounts....
20:26 2019-08-01

Roku continues to dominate TV streaming in the US It's no secret that Roku has many devotees, but how big is its lead in the TV streaming world, really? Quite large, according to Strategy Analytics -- and importantly, growing. The analyst firm's latest sales research indicates that Roku is expandi......
21:39 2019-07-02

Madagascar fairytale continues with shootout win "Africa Cup of Nations last 16, Alexandria Stadium – Madagascar 2 (Amada 9 Andriatsima 77) DR Congo 2 (Bakumbu 21 Mbemba 90) – Madagascar win 4-2 on penalties"...
21:13 2019-07-07

As Next Gen falters, Big Three supremacy continues at Wimbledon The tennis world keeps wondering when young stars like Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas will unseat the Big Three. After Monday, we're still waiting....
03:26 2019-07-02

Pitt mania continues in Venice Brad Pitt sparks more fan frenzy in Venice as he arrives at the press conference for his latest movie 'Ad Astra,' alongside co-stars Liv Tyler and Ruth Negga. (Aug. 29)        ...
18:26 2019-08-29

Copper Continues to Pull Back Copper prices fell, dropping for the seventh time in nine sessions, as worries about a global-growth slowdown continued to hurt the industrial metal....
19:00 2019-05-30

Heavy Rain Threat Continues The break from the rain sure has been nice today. We even squeezed in some sunshine. As the next round of showers and storms develops, activity will interact with the juicy air mass and more pockets of heavy rain will be possible beginning this evening. The stacked low that has kept things soggy ove...
00:00 2019-06-09

Pacquiao continues to show the new breed how it’s done Manny Pacquiao became the WBA welterweight champion with an impressive 12-round decision over Keith Thurman in Las Vegas, writes Sean Nam The post Pacquiao continues to show the new breed how it’s done appeared first on Boxing News....
06:52 2019-07-23

Mason Cartwright continues to rebuild Mason Cartwright drops Puplauskas en route to points victory, writes Elliot Foster from ringside The post Mason Cartwright continues to rebuild appeared first on Boxing News....
22:52 2019-06-11

The Dune Universe Continues to Grow Wyld Stallyns ride again. The Haunting of Hill House’s Mike Flanagan is ready for even more horror stories. Plus updates from Agents of SHIELD, Swamp Thing, Scream, and more. Spoilers away!Read more......
15:52 2019-07-02

U.S. does not want war with Iran, continues diplomacy: Pompeo While it is "unmistakable" that Iran was responsible for the attacks on two tankers last week, the United States does not want to go to war with Tehran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
16:39 2019-06-16

Noah continues to sink, and so does The Affair Anyone else see “Part One: Noah” on the opening title card and just groan internally? Or externally, for that matter? I had fervently hoped that we had seen Noah scrape the bottom of the barrel last week with his drunken karaoke ramblings and waking up in a burrito place booth across from Joel. But ...
07:39 2019-09-16

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues BYD sold 145,653 so-called new energy vehicles between January and June, up 95 percent from a year earlier. It also sold 82,419 gasoline models, down 45 percent....
14:52 2019-08-22

Cincinnati Bengals Coach Named Honorary Pace Car Driver for Quaker State 400 Cincinnati Bengals head coach Zac Taylor speaks with his players during practice at the team’s NFL football training facility, Tuesday, June 4, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) Sparta, Ky. – First-year Cincinnati Bengals head coach Zac Taylor will serve as the Honorary Pace Car D...
23:13 2019-06-06