Skelos son made threats dad would block contract unless he got a raise
The son of former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos threatened to have his dad block a $12 million contract to an environmental company he was working for unless he got...
4 hours ago - New York Post
BRT Launches CEO-led and Community Partnerships to Strengthen U.S. Workforce
Business Leaders Create Regional Networks to Meet Changing Skills Needs and Expand Quality Job Opportunities Washington - Business Roundtable today launched the Workforce...
6 hours ago - Business Roundtable
Perris man arrested following fatal shooting in Industry
Homicide investigators with the L.A. County Sheriff's Department have made an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred at a construction site in the City of...
8 hours ago - ABC
Fund Manager Says Oil Is Going Higher Buy Oil Drillers
James Brilliant, chief investment officer at CM Advisors, thinks the oil market has been fundamentally misunderstood and that oil is going to $100. He expects the entire...
8 hours ago - Forbes
‘Clean meat': Dirty business
The most poignant and descriptive name the new clean-meat industry could have come up with is indeed that. Anybody who has been inside or near or has hands-on knowledge of what...
9 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Labour says Theresa May's 'rash, reckless and ideological red lines' are trashing Brexit negotiations
Two years on from the EU referendum, Labour says Theresa May's handling of Brexit is stopping Britain getting a good deal. Sir Keir Starmer, Labour's Brexit spokesperson, says...
9 hours ago - Business Insider
Biorenewable, biodegradable plastic alternative synthesized
Polymer chemists have taken another step toward a future of high-performance, biorenewable, biodegradable plastics. The team describes chemical synthesis of a polymer called...
9 hours ago - Science Daily
Dow snaps losing streak, Nasdaq falls
The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed on Friday, but losses in the technology space kept the Nasdaq in check. Roselle Chen reports.
10 hours ago - Reuters
Our real immigration problem is that we don't have enough immigrants
The U.S. fertility rate has fallen to a record low; Americans are getting older; and the Federal Reserve has reported labor shortages in multiple industries throughout the...
10 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Ashley Graham To Appear On ‘Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition'
Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition is back for a new installment this Friday featuring Ashley Graham, a model, designer, author and body activist. Graham will go undercover as...
11 hours ago - CBS
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Alix Tichelman reveals her story after Google executive's death
Alix Tichelman, nicknamed by national media as the "Call Girl Killer" and "Harbor Hooker" of Santa Cruz, is finally telling her side of the story.
Caught on camera: Fire burns nearly a dozen cars in North Carolina parking lot
Multiple vehicles went up in flames at Carowinds amusement park Friday afternoon in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention
SANTA ANA, Calif. - The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico...
AP source: Thunder's Anthony to opt in, take $28 million
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony plans to opt in and take the $28 million he is due next season. The New York Times first reported the 34-year-old...
Cardinals rookie Flaherty loses no-hit try in 7th vs Brewers
MILWAUKEE - St. Louis Cardinals rookie Jack Flaherty has lost his no-hit bid in the seventh inning on a home run by Milwaukee's Jesus Aguilar. Aguilar connected with one out in...
NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick
Dahlin is just the 15th ever defenseman to be picked in the draft's top spot.
LEADING OFF: Herrera's HR streak, Kershaw back, Mariners dip
A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: PHILLY SPECIAL Odubel Herrera has homered in five straight games, tying a Philadelphia record. Chase Utley , Bobby Abreu...
Gray strikes out 12 in Rockies' 11-3 win over Marlins
DENVER - Jon Gray struck out 12 in seven dominant innings, Nolan Arenado homered in Colorado's six-run fourth, and the Rockies won their fourth in a row by beating the Miami...
6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The high-powered New York Yankees were stymied by Tampa Bay's relievers.
Michelle Obama's memoir conveys lessons of an eventful life
NEW ORLEANS - Former first lady Michelle Obama said Friday that her upcoming memoir “Becoming” is a “re-humanization effort” that shares the “ordinariness of a very...