Crime

Diaper thief threatened worker with syringe in Bronx robbery

Cops are hunting for a masked man who stole four bags of diapers from a Bronx Rite Aid — and threatened a worker with a syringe when he got caught, police said. The man, who’s approximately 22 years old and … read more

Finance

Antitrust probe stalling Altria’s $12.8B deal with Juul

A federal antitrust probe is reportedly stalling tobacco titan Altria’s $12.8 billion tie-up with Juul more than a year after the investment was announced. The Marlboro maker and the e-cigarette giant have delayed completing parts of their deal while the … read more

Defense

Hyten: Stop ‘studying the heck’ out of space systems and get to work

Hyten: Stop ‘studying the heck’ out of space systems and get to work WASHINGTON — The vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff thinks it’s time for America’s military to stop sitting around “studying the heck” out of its … read more

Politics

In Oval Office Meeting, Trump Expresses Regret on Vaping Policy

In Oval Office Meeting, Trump Expresses Regret on Vaping Policy President Trump upbraided the health and human services secretary on Thursday over his administration’s ban on most flavored e-cigarettes, a proposal that Mr. Trump had vacillated over for months but … read more

USA

How Trump Is Spreading a Conspiracy Theory About Pelosi, Biden and Sanders

How Trump Is Spreading a Conspiracy Theory About Pelosi, Biden and Sanders WASHINGTON — The first version of the conspiracy theory was hatched on Twitter last Friday, Jan. 10. “Don’t rule out that the reason Pelosi hasn’t sent impeachment to … read more

World News

How Much Warmer Was Your City in 2019?

How Much Warmer Was Your City in 2019? Note: Temperature and precipitation data are from AccuWeather. The normal temperature range is determined using the averages of the highs and lows for each day from 1981 to 2010. Data for some … read more

Entertainment

3.5% tax increase expected for Hamilton residents

3.5% tax increase expected for Hamilton residents Hamilton, Halton, Niagara and area news from CHCH – Hamilton, Halton, and Niagara news.. Although it hasn’t been approved yet, hamiltonians can expect about a 3.5 percent average increase in taxes this year. … read more

Lifestyle

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos”

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos” At first glance, the answer seems obvious. Asked the secret to her six-year marriage with John Legend—a union that inspires countless #RelationshipGoals tweets—Chrissy Teigen told Vogue in … read more

Auto-Moto

Urban legend ‘Little Red’ Shelby GT500 EXP rises from the dead

Urban legend ‘Little Red’ Shelby GT500 EXP rises from the dead Automotive history was made in Arizona on Thursday. Or, more accurately, corrected. A pair of Shelby Mustang experimental prototypes, long thought to have been crushed, were reunited in front … read more

Sports

‘Dancing dragon’ shows feathers grew differently on dinosaurs and birds

‘Dancing dragon’ shows feathers grew differently on dinosaurs and birds © Reuters. An artist’s rendering of the newly discovered Chinese feathered dinosaur Wulong bohaiensis By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An exquisite fossil of a fierce little Chinese dinosaur dubbed … read more

Science-Tech

A New SARS-Like Outbreak in China Is Freaking Out the CDC

A New SARS-Like Outbreak in China Is Freaking Out the CDC There’s a new viral threat in town—and no, we’re not talking about someone’s bad tweets. Since the end of 2019, reports of a novel strain of coronavirus sickening people … read more