Beyond Sexual Harassment, Lesser Known Scandals Could Cost The Murdochs A $14B Deal
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:00:31 -0400
For the Murdochs, who control Fox News as part of a larger media empire, getting rid of Bill O'Reilly is a move to regain full control of the European broadcasting giant Sky in a $14.6 billion deal.
Supreme Court To Decide If Prosecution, Defense Can Share Experts in Capital Case
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:32:00 -0400
The Supreme Court will decide if an Alabama inmate should have his sentence revisited because his attorney didn't get help from an independent mental health expert when he was sentenced to death.
New Jersey Residents Brace For Trump's Weekend Whirlwinds To Blow Their Way
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:29:00 -0400
The president likely will skip summer's heat at his Florida resort, instead going to his golf club in Bedminster, N.J. Some there are excited, but others worry the visits will overwhelm the town.
Is It Time For Hearing Aids To Be Sold Over The Counter?
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:28:00 -0400
About 35 million Americans suffer some hearing loss, but most don't do anything about it. There's a growing effort to make hearing aids easier and cheaper to buy.
NYPD Deems Judge's Death 'Suspicious' After Leaning Toward Suicide
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:39:00 -0400
Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the first African-American woman to be appointed to New York's highest state court, the Court of Appeals, was found dead earlier this month in the Hudson River.
One Arkansas Execution Takes Place As Other Inmates Head To Death Chamber
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400
Arkansas Times reporter Jacob Rosenberg talks about the state's first execution in 12 years, after the U.S. Supreme Court denied requests by a death row inmate to stay his execution.
Looking Ahead At Trump's First 100 Days In Office
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400
This week will see a reveal of the White House's tax plan and the end of President Trump's first 100 days in office and Trump is still working on making progress on his campaign promises.
In French Election, Established Politicians Are Out
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400
Centrist independent Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen lead the first round of the French presidential election. Both are poised to compete in a May runoff.
Young Entrepreneurs Find Funky Niche In Products 'Made In Ukraine'
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400
Startups and boutique designers make up a small part of Ukraine's economy. But they're making everything from socks to streetwear — and are gaining skills essential for the country's development.
French Voters Shun Political Parties, Sending Macron, Le Pen To Presidential Runoff
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:31:00 -0400
Political outsider Emmanuel Macron has come in top place in the first round of the election with around 24 percent of the vote. Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen trailed with 22 percent.
'I Dreamed Of Africa' Author And Conservationist, Shot In Kenya
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:26:00 -0400
Kuki Gallmann, the conservationist and author of the book that became a film starring Kim Basinger, was shot Sunday in Kenya. Tensions continue to boil between land owners and cattle herders there.
Trump, The Golfer In Chief
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400
President Trump plays a lot of golf. But not nearly as much as Woodrow Wilson.
Willy Wonka-Inspired 'Candy Alchemist' Spins Sugar Into Pure Imagination
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400
A tiny, hard-to-find storefront in Brooklyn is home to the darkly whimsical world of a most unusual candy maker. Eugene J. studied chemical engineering before opening an experimental candy shop.
Waste Not, Want Not: Why Aren't More Farms Putting Poop To Good Use?
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:00:30 -0400
Digesters convert livestock manure into electricity. Farmers can use it to power their operations or even sell some back to the grid. But some have found the technology too pricey to maintain.
Nearly 100 Days In, Trump Voter In One Rust Belt County Shares Concerns
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:28:00 -0400
Jamie Ruppert of Pennsylvania supports President Trump, but says she'd give his first few months in office a B- or C+. He "stepped up" for the people of Syria, she says, but failed at health care.