Dow skyrockets 300 to another all-time high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. equities closed sharply higher on Wednesday as the Dow and S&P hit new record highs, while investors awaited a monetary policy announcement from the European more…

Spill

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Obama admits he was 'surprised' by rise of ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDIAITE) — In an interview with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria set to air Wednesday night, outgoing president Barack Obama admitted that he was taken by surprise by the rise more…

Poodle missing 9 years reunited with owner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) For more than nine years, since her tiny poodle, Gigi, disappeared from her home during a robbery, Sally Butters has kept a poster featuring the pup more…

New plane: New York to London 'in 20 minutes'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — A next-generation plane could get passengers from London to New York in just 20 minutes, its creator has suggested. The idea for the jet, called the more…

Valerie Jarrett: Trump win was 'soul-crushing'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett said Wednesday that President-elect Donald Trump’s surprise victory on Election Day was “like a punch to the stomach” and “soul-crushing,” more…

Black employees of CNN sue own network

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) — Former and current black employees on Tuesday filed a class action lawsuit against Atlanta-based CNN, Turner Broadcasting and New York based parent company Time Warner more…

Reports: Trump to pick EPA critic to head EPA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, a longtime foe of the Obama administration's environmental regulations, is President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency more…

Georgia cop killed, another 'critical'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- AMERICUS, Ga. (WGXA) -- Two officers have been shot in an incident in Americus. In a press conference at about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Americus Police Chief Mark Scott more…