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News : US

A Theme for the 2023 Met Gala Has Just Been Revealed

Saturday  05:00,   01 october 2022

Famed German designer Karl Lagerfeld will be honored at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit.Here's everything we know about next year's fashion extravaganza so... >>>

USPS Is Suspending Services in These Areas, Effective Immediately

Saturday  04:31,   01 october 2022

After suspending services in Florida for Hurricane Ian, the USPS is now limiting operations in Georgia and South Carolina as... >>>

Alaska reality star injured while cleaning up storm damage

Saturday  04:31,   01 october 2022

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A reality television star and Iditarod musher was injured this week while helping clean up storm damage along Alaska's western coast. Jessie Holmes, who since 2015 has starred in “Life Below Zero,” a show about life in... >>>

Montana site fouled by copper smelter to get final cleanup

Saturday  04:31,   01 october 2022

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A subsidiary of London-based oil giant BP agreed to finish its cleanup of a 300-square mile (776-square kilometer) site in Montana that's contaminated with arsenic and other pollutants from decades of copper smelting, and... >>>

Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Bill Prohibiting Prosecutors From Using Rap Lyrics As Evidence In California

Saturday  04:30,   01 october 2022

Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law that prevents prosecutors from using rap lyrics as evidence in the state of California. RELATED STORIES: New York Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Prevent Prosecutors From Using Rap Lyrics As Evidence The... >>>

‘Relentless’: St. Augustine homeowner describes living through Ian’s storm surge

Saturday  04:30,   01 october 2022

While the full force of Hurricane Ian’s ferocious winds were felt on the southwest coast of Florida, the storm had far-reaching impacts on the opposite coast. Ian made landfall Wednesday afternoon on Cayo Costa island and again near Punta Gorda as a >>>

AOC rips Mayor Adams’ migrant tents in her district: ‘We can get to a place with a better solution’

Saturday  02:51,   01 october 2022

Immediately after appearing together in public for the first time Friday, Rep. Alexandria Ocaiso-Cortez took aim at Mayor Adams’ plan to erect a migrant tent camp in her district, charging that there’s a “better solution” to be had. The progressive... >>>

How Does the Justice Department Deal Judge Cannon Now?

Saturday  02:51,   01 october 2022

The door to aggressive countermoves is wide open. One such choice would be to file a motion to remove Cannon from the matter entirely, arguing that her opinions have demonstrated a level of bias that cannot be tolerated—and further, that her... >>>

'Shark' spotted swimming in flooded Florida streets during Hurricane Ian

Saturday  02:51,   01 october 2022

For years, the Internet has been plagued with false claims of sharks swimming in the street during large-scale floods — but for the first time it may actually be the case. Local real estate developer Dominic Cameratta braved the Category 4 hurricane >>>

Digital World CEO urges Donald Trump to press shareholders to vote on merger extension

Saturday  02:51,   01 october 2022

Digital World CEO urges Donald Trump to press shareholders to vote on merger extensionThe shell company, Digital World Acquisition Corp, earlier this month failed to secure enough shareholder support for a one-year extension to complete the... >>>

I’m Renting for the First Time Since COVID-19 Began — Here’s What I Wish I Had Known

Saturday  01:30,   01 october 2022

When COVID-19 hit the U.S., I was one of many 20-somethings who moved back home. Little did I know I'd stay there for nearly two years as the country grappled with wave after wave of COVID surges, and I grappled with pandemic depression. (Not to >>>

EPA announces cleanup of Montana Superfund site

Saturday  01:30,   01 october 2022

The Atlantic Richfield Company has agreed to complete its cleanup of the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site in Montana, which has suffered from severe pollution and water contamination. © David Maxwell/UPI Environmental Protection Agency Administrator... >>>

Wife in ‘Shock’ After Watching Disabled Husband Die in Hurricane Ian Floodwaters

Saturday  01:30,   01 october 2022

Alice Mackey and Jerry Argo got married last year. Last night, Hurricane Ian made her a widow. “It happened… so quick,” Mackey told The Daily Beast on Friday. “It’s just like a slap in the face, to lose your husband that quick.” As torrential rain... >>>

Reporter spots alligator swimming in Orlando floodwaters after Ian

Saturday  01:30,   01 october 2022

An alligator appeared to be swimming down an Orlando residential street in the wake of Hurricane Ian. NBC News reporter Jesser Kirsch spotted the animal while covering the flooding and destruction in Florida on Friday. "Whenever we cover floods, we... >>>

35 Pictures And Videos That Show The Catastrophic Damage Caused By Storm Surge From Hurricane Ian

Saturday  01:30,   01 october 2022

Terrifying. View Entire Post ›Here is a time-lapse of the #StormSurge coming in on Sanibel Island, #Florida caught on a live traffic cam. This was only 30mins condensed down, it deteriorated... >>>