Man who kidnapped, beat his own mom gets 7 years behind bars
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to serve seven years in prison in Rhode Island for kidnapping and assaulting his 74-year-old mother. Rhode Island...
37 minutes ago - Boston Herald
University of Idaho warns beer maker to drop Vandal name
MOSCOW, Idaho - The University of Idaho has ordered a student who owns a beverage company to stop using the name “Vandal Beer.” The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports university...
53 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Tech industry slams GOP senator's bill that would hold companies liable for user-posted content
Tech trade organizations on Wednesday lashed back at a newly proposed bill by Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., that would fundamentally alter the business models of tech companies like...
1 hour ago - CNBC - 2 articles
EPA Rolls Back Obama Rule On Coal-Fired Power Plants
The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's...
2 hours ago - Time - 4 articles
Meet Emotional Oranges, the Ascendent R&B Duo Hiding in Plain Sight
As they premiere their "Good to Me" video on mtvU and MTV Live, pop-R&B duo Emotional Oranges discusses their debut EP 'The Juice, Vol. 1,' their unknown identities, and what...
3 hours ago - MTV
Reddit's NBA Streams Subreddit Is Dead, But The Rights Enforcement War Continues
After receiving thousands of takedown requests, Reddit banned r/nbastreams days after the NBA Finals, as the war against pirated games online continues.
3 hours ago - SI
Everything you need to know about Jed, the 'Bachelorette' contestant accused of being in a relationship while appearing on the show
Jed is one of Hannah Brown's contestants on this season of "The Bachelorette." The 25-year-old contestant is a singer/songwriter from Nashville. You can listen to his music on...
4 hours ago - Business Insider
Sanofi plans 466 job cuts as part of R&D reshuffle
Sanofi on Wednesday said a reorganization of its research and development operation in Germany and France would result in 466 job cuts in the two countries.
4 hours ago - Reuters
Russell Wilson's ex-teammate sees 'hundreds of similarities' between Seahawks QB and Kyler Murray
J.R. Sweezy has been impressed with the No. 1 overall pick
4 hours ago - CBS Sports
E.P.A. Finalizes Its Plan to Replace Obama-Era Climate Rules
The new measure will very likely prompt a flurry of legal challenges. If upheld in court, it could tie the hands of future presidents on global warming.
5 hours ago - NY Times
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EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions
The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could...
Pilot ‘Sully' Sullenberger recommends new training for Boeing 737 MAX crews
Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, the retired US Airways captain known for the “Miracle of the Hudson,” told a congressional panel Wednesday that pilots of the grounded Boeing 737...
People in water at Myrtle Beach unaware of sharks around them, woman says
People in the water at North Myrtle Beach were unaware sharks were just inches away from them.
Former WH communications director to be questioned by House panel about...
The White House sent the House panel a letter Tuesday evening arguing that Hope Hicks was immune from testifying, citing executive privilege protections.
FBI assisting Dominican government in investigation of tourist deaths
Officials in the Dominican Republic or the U.S. have not said the deaths are connected.
Trump campaign raises $24.8M in less than 24 hours
President Donald Trump raised $24.8 million in the less-than 24 hours after kicking off his re-election campaign.
AP source: Grizzlies trade Conley to Jazz for 3 players
The Memphis Grizzlies traded away the final piece of the franchise's best years on Wednesday, sending veteran point guard Mike Conley to the Utah Jazz for a trio of players, a...
Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer to start despite broken nose
WASHINGTON - Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer is scheduled to pitch Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, a day after breaking his nose during batting...
Israeli Holocaust museum lectures AOC after ‘concentration camp' remarks
WASHINGTON - The Yad Vashem museum in Israel suggested that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez needed a history lesson after the freshman Democrat said migrants at the southern...
Crash, fire closes all lanes of I-41/94 in Racine County
Crews are on the scene of a semi-truck crash at County Road K in Caledonia.