German authorities say that two teenagers have been arrested after an off-duty firefighter was killed in an altercation between two couples and a group of youths in the southern city of Augsburg
This Day in History: John Lennon Is Shot December 8, 1980 The 40-year-old former member of the Beatles was shot and killed by obsessed fan Mark David Chapman. The outspoken rock icon was entering his Manhattan apartment when Chapman shot him four times at close range with a .38-caliber revolver. Lennon was rushed to the hospital but died en route. He had given Chapman an autograph earlier in the day. Chapman voluntarily remained at the scene of the shooting until he was arrested by police. Demonstrations of mourning were held all over the world. Deemed a borderline psychotic, Chapman pleaded guilty to murder and remains in Attica prison. Lennon is memorialized in a section of Central Park known as "Strawberry Fields."
On much of planet Earth, a banana costs about 39 cents a pound. But in Miami, where a banana will run you $120,000 , you probably want to make sure you chow down before you're looking at some very pricey brown spots. David Datuna, identified as a New York City-based...
Extra caught up with besties, Eva Longoria and Ricky Martin. They recently hosted Operation Smile's Annual Global Gift Gala together in Miami. The actress and musician, who initially met in their teens, talked holiday plans. Eva, a new mom, said “We do tamales every holiday, so we're like an assembly line of aunts and tias and we just do tamales.” Ricky shared that he and his husband Jwan are headed to Puerto Rico with their four kids, including newborn son Renn. He added, “We sing loud in Puerto Rico… la parranda [out on the town]… so we go from house to house.”
You can't always get a free checked bag on a domestic flight, but increasingly you can get a complimentary scorpion sting : A woman on a San Francisco to Atlanta flight went to the plane's bathroom after feeling a "stinging sensation" on her leg, when out dropped a scorpion and "scurried...
The victims of a devastating factory fire in central New Delhi early Sunday lived in a dense neighborhood packed with thousands of poor migrant workers from different Indian states forced to live and work in buildings without proper ventilation and prone to fire
A massive, nearly 75-foot wave was recently recorded off the California coast after a bomb cyclone caused unusually strong winds to pound the area last week.
This Day in History: Pearl Harbor Is Bombed December 7, 1941 360 Japanese warplanes carried out the Sunday morning surprise attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor. 2,400 Americans were killed in the attack and another 1,200 were wounded. Five U.S. battleships, three destroyers and seven other ships were either destroyed or sunk. Japan lost fewer than 100 men during the attack. The next day, following President Franklin Roosevelt's "Infamy" speech, Congress recognized a state of war between the U.S. and Japan. America had entered World War II. Three days later, war was declared on the U.S. by Germany and Italy. The American contribution to the successful Allied war effort cost more than 400,000 American lives.
Looks like President Trump has a new staff member: Dan Walsh is out as White House chief of operations and Anthony Ornato is in, Fox News reports. "The United States Secret Service Deputy Assistant Director, Anthony Ornato, will become my new Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations," Trump tweeted , referring...
Reuters reports Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives met behind closed doors on Saturday. They're preparing for what could be the final week of their months-old impeachment inquiry. The House Judiciary Committee’s Democratic lawmakers spent the weekend sifting through evidence against President Donald Trump. They're drafting formal charges that the panel could recommend for a full House vote as early as Thursday.