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|Schumer Will Force Vote Tuesday on Deripaska-Firm Sanctions
(Bloomberg) -- Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he will force a vote Tuesday on a measure to block the Treasury Department’s plans to lift sanctions on three Russian companies linked to oligarch Oleg Deripaska.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 6:57 PM
|Madeleine McCann's parents find hope in escape of Jayme Closs
The escape of Jayme Closs from an alleged kidnapper who authorities say held her for three months has brought hope to the parents of Madeleine McCann.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 11:11 AM
|Indonesia recovers second black box from Lion Air crash
The cockpit voice recorder from an Indonesian Lion Air jet that crashed in October has been recovered, officials said Monday, a discovery that could be critical to explaining why a brand new plane fell out of the sky just after take-off. The Boeing 737 MAX vanished from radar about 13 minutes after departing Jakarta, slamming into the Java Sea moments after pilots had asked to return to the capital and killing all 189 people onboard. The bright orange voice recorder was discovered early Monday about 10 metres from a flight data recorder that was located back in November, authorities said.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 4:33 AM
|2019 Ram Heavy Duty Has 1,000 Lb-Ft of Cummins Torque
The diesel torque wars have reached their ultimate extreme.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 10:12 AM
|U.S.'s Pompeo: Saudis assured me of accountability for Khashoggi murder
The U.S. secretary of state said Monday that Saudi leaders assured him everyone responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi would be held accountable.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 8:48 AM
|Robert Mueller’s spokesman is a man of mystery
Peter Carr, spokesman for special counsel Robert Mueller, has made a virtue of saying nothing at all.
POSTED JANUARY 15, 2019 10:52 AM
|F-22 vs. F-35: Which Stealth Fighter Wins in a Shootout?
The U.S. Air Force’s original plan was for the F-22 to be its high-end air superiority fighter while the F-35 was designed to be primarily an air-to-ground strike aircraft, but one which could defend itself.
POSTED JANUARY 15, 2019 8:00 AM
|Worst is over for winter storm that clobbered U.S. Midwest, D.C. and New England
All Washington D.C. federal offices would be closed on Monday, but train and bus service in the metro D.C. area would resume after being shut down on Sunday, officials said. "There's some digging out to do," Jim Hayes, a forecaster with the National Weather Service's Weather Prediction Center in College Park, Maryland, said early Monday. "In Virginia, D.C. and Maryland, 6-to-12 inches of snow fell with some places getting 13 inches," he said.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 12:26 PM
|The 2020 Volkswagen Passat in Photos
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 10:33 AM
|McConnell Condemns King's Comments on Race as ‘Unworthy’
The Kentucky Republican is the highest ranking Republican to condemn King’s rhetoric amid the latest controversy surrounding his racist or anti-immigrant comments. Senators Tim Scott of South Carolina and King’s fellow Iowans Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley also have denounced King’s rhetoric.
POSTED JANUARY 14, 2019 7:29 PM