Nov 28, 2015
The pop star's Thanksgiving #TBT is pretty much the best.
Two civilians and one police officer were killed Friday after a five-hour standoff at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood building that ended with the gunman's surrender. The University of Colorado in Colorado Springs police department identified the officer killed as 44-year-old Garrett Swasey, a six-year veteran of the force. Nine other people, including five police officers, were shot and are in good condition, police said. Lt. Catherine Buckley of the Colorado Springs Police Department said the gunman, described as wearing a long coat and armed with a rifle, gave up after officers inside the building shouted at him. He previously had been firing at police who entered the facility. Buckley
Target had its biggest online shopping day ever on Thanksgiving. "Demand outpaced 2014's record...
LONDON — Forget 25, the Internet has a new obsession. See also: Adele announces eagerly awaited European tour Peter Van der Veen - a.k.a. former Mr. Europe, a.k.a former bodyguard to Lady Gaga, a.k.a. the Internet's next boo - has taken up the position of Adele's protector, a.k.a. bodyguard. Following her increased celebrity and public appearances that came with the release of 25 last week (Nov. 20), the people in charge have enlisted the help of Van der Veen to ensure any crazy superfans are kept at arm's length, and it's safe to say people are pretty pleased with this decision. Twitter has been awash with compliments for Mr. Van der Veen — praise that ranges from appreciative to downright dirty.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced on Friday that Russia would be suspending its...
Stephen Curry scored 41 points in three quarters, Draymond Green had a triple-double and the Golden State Warriors beat Phoenix 135-116 Friday night, extending their NBA-record start to 17-0. The Warriors set a franchise mark for 3-pointers with 22, one shy of the league record, in 38 attempts. The Warriors, in their highest-scoring game of the season, set another NBA mark by making 15 3-pointers (in 20 attempts) in the first half.
In this age of modern air travel, it is relatively easy for anyone with the means to book a flight to almost any corner of the Earth. Unless that corner is Antarctica, a place where you cannot simply pave a runway and start landing planes. In Antarctic locations such as Union Glacier, the runway is blue ice: dense, intensely blue glacier ice formed when snow falls onto glaciers, gets compacted and recrystallizes. This is generally a place for cargo and military jets, such as the Russian Ilyushin. But commercial jets are making progress — and the Icelandic airline Loftleidir landed the first Boeing 757 on the blue ice runway at Union Glacier on Thursday. The flight "was undertaken to prove the
By Alana Wise WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week, marking the real estate mogul's biggest decline since he vaulted to the top of the field in July, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll. Trump was the favorite of 31 percent of Republicans in a rolling poll in the five days ended on Nov. 27. The dip follows criticism of Trump for comments he made in the aftermath of the Nov. 13 Paris attacks that killed 130 people and wounded hundreds more.
Charles Koch, CEO of Koch Industries, tells Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer why he's decided
CHICAGO/PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on
Murdoch, who is also co-chairman of 21st Century Fox (FOX.A), the entertainment and broadcast group, made
Sprint to the nearest Starbucks and grab yourself a peppermint mocha because The Holiday Season is here, motherfuckers.
Montgomery fire and rescue personnel freed the terrier from a drainpipe in the North Bethesda area.
The fellowships are funded with $18 million from private donors and focus on classroom practice.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending November 3, 2014:
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's longest-running TV show is set to end, marking the demise of a strange
DETROIT (AP) — Rocker Jack White has opened a Third Man Records store in his hometown, the Motor City.
It might not look like it, but this Zarooq Motors sand racing car is street-legal. Built in the United
Queen Elizabeth, 89 years old and unflappable after 63 years of running the British monarchy, gave the
If you tried to fly anywhere in the U.S. the day before Thanksgiving, it might have seemed like everyone in
Insurers’ struggles in marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act have emboldened both conservatives
The only Southern state to embrace the Affordable Care Act appears headed in a different direction under a
Having people count their every bite and swallow resulted in weight loss — at least for those who could