Deal Talk: Amazon Stays Mum, While Whole Foods Goes Off Script

The smitten CEO called it a "whirlwind courtship", though he also admitted he had a dream 18 months ago that Amazon and Whole Foods would one day get together. Online grocery sales are expected to increase from $71 billion this year to $177 billion i... More..

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Spicer expected to take less public role
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Spicer expected to take less public role

June 9, 2017. When asked if White House press secretary were a position she would be interested in, Ingraham laid out her qualifications but said she was "not sure" if press secretary were something she w...More..

Supreme Court pushes fight over Washington team's name back to society
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Supreme Court pushes fight over Washington team's name back to society

Patent and Trademark Office cancelled six trademarks held by the Washington Redskins , in a 2-1 vote, declaring that the term "Redskins" is disparaging to a "substantial composite of Native Americans". In 20...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Supreme Court sets deadlines, oral argument on K-12 funding case

But the Supreme Court has never found a plan unconstitutional because of partisan gerrymandering . But they have all the levers of power in just six states; Republicans control 25 states, with 197 of the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Syrian drone shot down by USA fighter jet

The Guard has described the missile strike as revenge for attacks on Tehran earlier this month that killed at least 18 people and wounded more than 50, the first such IS assault in the country. Russia's suspens...More..

Champions Trophy: New Zealand win toss, ask England to bat
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Champions Trophy: New Zealand win toss, ask England to bat

Like the weather veering from bright sunshine to threatening showers, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson made 21 bowling changes as the Black Caps successfully limited their suffering at the hands of Engl...More..

Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

A tropical storm warning is in effect along the US coast from Louisiana's Cameron Parish and east to the mouth of the Pearl River, which borders Mississippi. A tropical storm warning is in effect from Venezue...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Redskins owner says he's thrilled with ruling

Tam ) involved an interpretation of the "disparagement clause" in the 1946 Lanham Act , which U.S. Patent and Trademark Office the ability to deny a trademark "disparage. Tam says he chose the name " Slants...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

US coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea

Just days after 22-year-old Otto Warmbier was returned to the USA with severe brain damage, his parents announced his passing on Monday afternoon. Otto Warmbier's family says the 22-year-old "has complete...More..

Hideki Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Hideki Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

A string of three straight birdies on the back nine on the final day helped him to pull ahead. The turning point came when Koepka bagged three consecutive birdies, starting with the par-five 14th while Harman...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote

They held the Senate floor for several hours late Monday and promised to use procedural tactics to slow the Senate's work in an effort to focus attention on the Republican effort. "We can not allow this legisla...More..

Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

As I walk across the parking lot to the vehicle, a gentleman approaches me and says, 'Can you tell me, the team today, is that Democrats or Republicans?' I told him it was the Republicans and he said, 'OK, than...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Recording: Police shout 'get back' before shooting woman

Suddenly, one of the officers can be heard saying: "Step back, step back!" Police confirmed Lyles' children were inside the housing at the time of the shooting , and are now being cared for by family. Se...More..

Two Atlantic tropical systems may develop into named storms
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Two Atlantic tropical systems may develop into named storms

The National Hurricane Center is also keeping an eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Three in the central Gulf of Mexico. Tropical storm conditions are expected to reach portions of the warning area on Monda...More..

Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after US downing of Syrian jet
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after US downing of Syrian jet

As per the statement , the coalition headquarters in Iraq has said that an F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down a Syrian Su-22 that had left bombs near positions taken by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Th...More..

Sooner QB Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charges
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sooner QB Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charges

The last charge was dropped on Monday. Mayfield reached a plea bargain on June 14 that required him to pay $943.20, per the Norman Transcript-$100 per charge, $160 in court fees, and $483.20 in restitution. T...More..

Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message

The tribute came one day after doctors upgraded the congressman's condition from "critical" to "serious". During the baseball practice on Wednesday, a gunman opened fire, injuring Scalise, congressional s...More..

Brian Head evacuated due to wildfire
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Brian Head evacuated due to wildfire

A 3-D map showing the approximate location of the Brian Head Fire as of 4:30 a.m. MDT June 18, 2017.Satellite photo showing smoke from the Brian Head Fire June 17, 2017. Residents were allowed to return Sunday....More..

Rob Gronkowski and friends run up $100K tab at party
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rob Gronkowski and friends run up $100K tab at party

The biggest chunk of that bill was reportedly $27,000 spend on 15 bottles of Dom Perignon Rosé. The receipt was for Gronkowski's 20-person party at the Shrine Bar at Foxwoods, located in Ledyard, Conn. It's u...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Cousin: Pregnant woman killed by police wasn't violent

Officers who responded to the burglary call looked for a mental health caution on her file, but found none, according to the audio recording. Lyles was reportedly carrying a knife when they arrived. Lyles...More..

I-10 reopened after vehicle pileup near Arizona-New Mexico line
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

I-10 reopened after vehicle pileup near Arizona-New Mexico line

Authorities have reopened Interstate 10 in in Arizona and New Mexico after a 25-car pileup caused by blowing dust. The closure ended Tuesday. Police say winds and a dust storm abruptly blew in on westbound I-...More..

Scalise upgraded from critical to serious
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Scalise upgraded from critical to serious

Representative Steve Scalise, a member of the House Republican leadership, underwent more surgery Saturday, according to officials at the hospital in the nation's capital where he was admitted after Wednesday's...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Muslim teenager murdered on way to mosque in Virginia

Darwin Martinez Torres was in his auto when he got into a dispute with the girl and a group of her friends around 3 a.m. Sunday in Sterling, Virginia , about 30 miles outside Washington , D.C. "We are devasta...More..

In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China

We sit down with Jim Hackett, Ford Motor Company's new CEO, to talk about his new position and the company's future. Joe Hinrichs , president of Ford's global operations, says the move will save the auto m...More..

Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter

At around 6pm, Lewis was involved in a auto accident and was taken to hospital in an ambulance. Laquita Lewis , 34, was arrested on Sunday after police found the body of her daughter Fredricka Allen at Ti...More..

Foo Fighters Announce New Album 'Concrete and Gold,' Tour & Their Own Festival
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Foo Fighters Announce New Album 'Concrete and Gold,' Tour & Their Own Festival

The Foo Fighters will rock the Kohl Center on Tuesday, Nov. 7, Frank Productions announced Tuesday morning. The band confirmed their intention to release a new record this year only a few weeks ago, sharing...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama-era Cuba policies

Trump said , to cheers at the Manuel Artime Theatre. Obama worked to fix relations between the U.S. and Cuba . "They only enrich the Cuban regime". Weakening the impact further, Trump's policy carves out ...More..

Allegiant announces new nonstop flights from Milwaukee to 5 warm-weather cities
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Allegiant announces new nonstop flights from Milwaukee to 5 warm-weather cities

Triangle fliers will soon be able to fly directly from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to San Juan, Puerto Rico, and will have another option to travel to Cincinnati. "We welcome Allegiant and value their ...More..

US Rep Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

US Rep Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Jack Sava with MedStar Washington Hospital said. Last week the nation experienced a terrifying attack where a lone gunman, James T. Hodgkinson, unloaded on several Republican congressmen and staffers duri...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Southwest US preps for 120 temps: Water, water, more water

That is normally not a problem, but the forecast in Arizona this week has temperatures soaring near 120 degrees. A spokesperson for Sky International Harbor Airport said that so far, airport staff isn't a...More..