WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives failed to garner enough votes to override President Donald Trump's veto of the resolution crafted to terminate his national emergency declaration to divert military …
CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that charges alleging he lied to police about a racist and homophobic attack have been dropped. Smollett attorneys Tina Glandian and Patricia Brown Holmes said in a statement that Smollett's record "has been wiped clean." Smollett was indicted on …
The pilots of one of two doomed Boeing 737 Max jets likely had just 40 seconds to override an automated system and avert disaster, The New York Times reported as the U.S. Department of Transportation announced new watchdog efforts to improve aviation safety. According to flight simulation tests reviewed by the Times …
With four cameras on the back, Huawei is hoping that the P30 Pro has the imaging skills to take on the Galaxy S10 Plus' mere three cameras. But how well do these phones take photos of architecture, food and low-light situations? When you're wandering the beautiful streets of Paris, which of these two phones will you want …
In a significant shift, the Trump Administration now says the entirety of the Affordable Care Act should be struck down in the courts. Previously, the administration had pushed to remove the law's protections for people with pre-existing conditions, but had not argued in court that the whole law should be struck down. The …
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While the first of three spacewalks scheduled in the next three weeks is complete, NASA has adjusted its upcoming, first-ever all-women spacewalk due to “spacesuit availability.” Astronaut Christina Koch -- a Michigan native -- is still set for the scheduled Friday, March 29 spacewalk outside of the International …
He was sick enough to sexually abuse two 6-year-old girls and even molest a 3-week-old baby, but he didn’t have the stomach for his sentence — 260 years behind bars. Monster Thomas Goodman fainted in court in Rhode Island after landing the massive prison term — which was about 160 years more than prosecutors …
A woman's toxic relationship with food caused her to lose nine stone twice in a dramatic yo-yo weight loss journey. Ariana Omipi, 24, gorged at huge portion sizes and often had second servings at her heaviest. She tipped the scales at 19 st, 11lb in 2014 when she was just 19. But through extreme dedication, Ariana went …
About a year ago, Black Midi was a mysterious new UK band that nobody really knew anything about. They didn’t have any music available online, and even their identities weren’t fully known. Then, they became …
As Uproxx‘s Vince Mancini argued last October, movies are becoming too long these days. Several blockbusters have come along to confirm this sentiment, which is shared by Brian Grubb, and chief among …
Idaho authorities have identified a burned body found Sunday as 23-year-old Charlie McBride. “On the evening of March 24th, 2019, an adult male body was found buried and burned in the Morgan Creek Drainage by the Custer County Sheriff’s Office and Idaho State Police,” a Custer County Sheriff’s Office press release …
Tributes have been paid to an "amazing" teenager who lost his life in a horror car crash outside Lincoln on Monday. A 14-year-old and a 17-year-old lost their lives in the collision at Welton Cliff, on the outskirts of Lincoln. Another 17-year-old is in a serious condition while three others suffered minor injuries, reports …
NASCAR Xfinity Series star Christopher Bell grew up racing on dirt. He’s part of a burgeoning group of NASCAR stars known for racing any time, any place, in any discipline. The Oklahoma native nearly picked up a midget win in his home state last weekend, battling Jonathan Beason in a finish that had plenty of intrigue, …
With the 2020 presidential race already heating up for Democrats, one of the most perplexing questions has been how to pronounce the name of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg. Butt-i-gig? Beyoo-tee-geeg? It's a tricky one but thankfully there's now a helpful guide to getting it right and it's in song form. The ditty is courtesy of …
In a recent learning study, researchers were able to show that new conceptual information is stored along spatial dimensions in the form of a mental map located in the hippocampus. Together with colleagues from the Donders Institute at Radboud University in Nijmegen, they observed brain activity patterns indicating that …
At 55 pounds and less than 6 inches deep when stowed, GentleTent’s inflatable rooftop tent may be the lightest on the market. Oh, and it also floats on water. Weighing about as much as a golden retriever, the GentleTent falls well within most vehicles’ dynamic load rating (allowable roof weight while driving). Plus, it …
Michael Avenatti, the pugnacious attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that included trying to shake down Nike for as much as $25 million by threatening the company with bad publicity. Avenatti, who was also accused of …
Mel B has been seen for the first time since her confession that she had sex with Spice Girl bandmate Geri Halliwell hit the headlines on Sunday. The singer, 43, refused to blend into the crowd as she touched down at LAX airport in Los Angeles on Monday, dressed head to toe in her signature Scary Spice leopard print. Mel …
Israel and Gaza have been on the brink of war for months — and it’s possible Sunday night’s actions will push them closer to that outcome. Rockets allegedly fired from Gaza hit a home in central Israel, north of Tel Aviv, injuring seven. It’s the second time in less than two weeks that the area has come under attack, a rarity …
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Devon Arthurs returned to jail Tuesday night after a year of treatment in a state hospital. He was previously deemed incompetent to face trial. TAMPA — Two young men were shot to death with an assault rifle in …
These days—especially when it comes to high-end residential projects—non-disclosure agreements are, as interior designer David Scott puts it, “as commonplace as Ubers and Starbucks.” So much so, in fact, that several architects and designers asked by T&C to comment on the increasing ubiquity of decorator NDAs …
In hindsight, there were plenty of indications over the past decade that American politics were headed toward the partisan sniping and low-stakes media obsessions that crowd the news cycle today. Take Arugulagate. In 2007, Barack Obama was in Iowa, speaking as a presidential hopeful to a group of farmers who were …
DEAR ABBY: I love my mother, but our relationship has been awkward since I came out to her when I was 13. After I told her I was gay, she grew more and more distant. She went into full grandma mode for my sister …
I sincerely hope you had a chance to see Us over the weekend, because the memes are here, and I personally can't stop laughing. Jordan Peele's second foray into horror arrived on March 22, and social media has since exploded with hilarious observations about the Tethered, Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar-worthy performance, and …
Kathie Lee Gifford is preparing to say goodbye to her post at NBC's "Today," but it won't be the most difficult farewell she's bid in recent years. Gifford, 65, spoke candidly about the pain of losing her husband and …
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Fred Malek, a conservative fundraiser and former president of Marriott Hotels and Northwest Airlines who also served in two presidential administrations, has died, the American Action Network announced on Monday. He was 82. Malek co-founded American Action Network, the conservative advocacy group, and previously …
A television news anchor in Florida was arrested for assaulting a pregnant woman at his home over the weekend, police said. Marco Aurelio Villareal, a 37-year-old morning anchor for WFLA in Tampa, was collared at his home in the city’s Cory Lake Isles neighborhood late Sunday after police responded to the residence …
The number of cannabis-associated emergency department (ED) visits has risen sharply since marijuana was legalized in Colorado. New data show that although inhalable cannabis use accounts for most of these visits, edible cannabis is tied to a disproportionate number of visits, and patients present with different symptoms. …
The Arizona Cardinals have done their best to convince everyone that they have no idea what they are going to do with the top overall pick in next month’s draft, but make no mistake about it — Kliff Kingsbury still loves Kyler Murray. Kingsbury was asked about Murray at the NFL coaches breakfast on Tuesday, he had …
HTC Vive used the occasion of its annual Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen on Monday to unveil a new workplace-focused VR headset — the VIVE Focus Plus, which promises a slew of features for enterprise customers like enhanced optics and upgraded lenses in the head-mounted display. And all of it, in a …
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