Officials in Beirut have launched an investigation into the Tuesday explosion that killed 100 people and wounded thousands more, and the probe could leave hundreds of thousands without a home for a month, The Associated Press reports. The blast is not being considered an attack, but Lebanese officials do believe...
Poland’s counterintelligence agency has arrested and charged an employee of Chinese tech giant Huawei over spying allegations. According to Polish TV broadcaster Telewizja Polska (TVP), Huawei’s sales director and an ex-security agent were arrested on Tuesday by officers of the country’s Internal Security Agency, charged with espionage. The Huawei employee is...
Foo Fighters man Dave Grohl has written a new song as an ode to 10-year-old viral drumming sensation Nandi Bushell as the series of drumming challenges continues between the pair. The light-hearted competition between the two began after Bushell made a name for herself by delivering some of the most...
Is today your lucky day? Here are the Powerball winning numbers for Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021: 3 - 4 - 11 - 41 - 67 and Powerball 5 Powerplay was 2x The jackpot was an estimated $384 million with a cash option of $295.4 million, according to the Powerball website. No ticket matched...
British regulators said Friday that Instagram will clamp down on "hidden advertising" by social media influencers. The Competition and Markets Authority said Instagram's owner Facebook has committed to tightening policies to restrict influencers who don't disclose they're being paid to promote businesses on its platform. It's part of an investigation into...
Baseball Hall of Famer Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron died Friday at the age of 86. “We are absolutely devastated by the passing of our beloved Hank,” said Braves Chairman Terry McGuirk. “He was a beacon for our organization first as a player, then with player development, and always with our...
A once-soaring (and illegal) flying squirrel traffic ring has been busted in Florida, where poachers allegedly made a small fortune by trapping and selling the rodents as pets on the international market. Seven people have been charged in connection with the scheme, which is thought to have been worth at...
A particularly plump rat had an adventure this weekend after it got stuck in a manhole cover and had to be freed by local firefighters and animal rescuers. Typically, rats can squeeze through the smallest of spaces because their bodies are long, flexible and cylindrical, giving them the ability to...
The Pennsylvania Department of State announced Tuesday evening that "approximately 10,000 mail ballots" were received from the time polls closed last week through the Friday 5 p.m. deadline by which they needed to arrive in order to be counted. These are the ballots at the center of the Trump campaign...
President Trump, through his campaign, issued a statement Friday insisting the American people "deserve to have full transparency into all vote counting and election certification," even though campaigns have the ability to have representatives watch the ballots be counted. "We believe the American people deserve to have full transparency...