'I Need to Get Home': Oregon Occupiers Hint at Exit Plan

So far, law enforcement hasn't taken action against the group, whose rallying cry is the imprisonment of father-and-son ranchers who set fire to federal land. Tribal Chair Charlotte Rodrique accused the militia of endangering Paiute sacred sites when... More..

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Lottery official: No victor in $500M Powerball jackpot

Without a victor, the next jackpot will be an estimated $675 million. Vilas Patel sells a Powerball ticket to Pravin Bhatt, right, at Leprechaun News in Rutherford, N.J., Wednesday, Jan. Gloria Mackenzie of Z...More..

United Airlines CEO undergoes heart transplant
by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

United Airlines CEO undergoes heart transplant

Previously, the company expected Munoz back in the first quarter. Munoz became CEO in September after the airline's chief of five years, Jeff Smisek, resigned following a probe into the company's relationship...More..

by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Powerball jackpot up to $500M for tonight's drawing

Although there was no overall victor, tickets sold in 12 states, none in OH, matched five numbers and are worth $1 million each. It was initially set for $400 million dollars, but lottery officials say the su...More..

San Francisco's Yellow Cab company to file for bankruptcy
by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

San Francisco's Yellow Cab company to file for bankruptcy

The financial move appears to be coupled with a PR campaign created to win customers back from rivals-presumably, ride-sharing firms like Lyft and Uber. Yellow Cab's move seems similar to that of a Midwestern...More..

Lottery official: No winner in $500M Powerball jackpot
by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Lottery official: No winner in $500M Powerball jackpot

The winning white balls were 02-11-47-62-63, with a Powerball of 17 and a Power Play of 3. "Through 5 p.m., players have bought 2.2 million Powerball tickets today, an average of more than 200,000 tickets per...More..

by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Rancher Says Warrant Issued in Oregon Standoff

Reporters, however, have come and gone easily and recorded statements from the group of about 20 people. A member of the small, armed group that has been occupying a national wildlife refuge in OR says he bel...More..

Magnitude-4.5 earthquake shakes Southern California
by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Magnitude-4.5 earthquake shakes Southern California

Though only of moderate strength, the quake was felt over most of Southern California as far away as San Diego and Los Angeles. A small quake gave an early morning wake-up call to the inland region of Souther...More..

Macy's department store closing in Moscow
by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Macy's department store closing in Moscow

However, some of those employees will be moved to other jobs. None of the 40 stores on the long-anticipated Macy's closure list that was released Wednesday were in MI. The company said sales in the critical N...More..

by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

Russia wants 'proportionate response' to North Korea nuclear test

The North's fourth nuclear test since 2006, which triggered the equivalent of a 5.1 magnitude-earthquake and was felt in parts of northeastern China where some border towns were evacuated, was "an act of ...More..

by | Thursday, January 07, 2016

President Obama Gets Emotional as He Reveals Gun Control Executive Order

Obama warned the  USA  gun lobby cannot be allowed to block government action. Current  law , bolstered by ATF regulations, requires an individual to obtain a Federal Firearms License (FFL) if their primary sou...More..

Bill Clinton: Hillary's the most qualified White House candidate
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Bill Clinton: Hillary's the most qualified White House candidate

Bob Peters made the trip up from Lexington, Mass., to see Bill Clinton, who, he said, "hit it out of the park". But she is trailing Vermont Sen. And he started telling stories about his wife, including his fi...More..

First Solar (FSLR) Stock Climbs on Goldman Sachs Upgrade
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

First Solar (FSLR) Stock Climbs on Goldman Sachs Upgrade

First Solar (FSLR - Get Report) shares are soaring 5.29% to $70.25 in pre-market trading on Tuesday after Goldman Sachs upgraded the solar equipment company to "buy" from "neutral" and boosted its price targ...More..

Ex-McKinsey partner arrested for fraudulent invoices, expenses
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Ex-McKinsey partner arrested for fraudulent invoices, expenses

The McLean County Board Chairman has been indicted on several fraud counts in connection with an alleged scheme to take hundreds of thousands of dollars from McKinsey & Company Inc. He is scheduled to appear fo...More..

Samsung Electronics Receives UHD Premium Certification for its 2016 SUHD TVs
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Samsung Electronics Receives UHD Premium Certification for its 2016 SUHD TVs

LG confirmed that it's still committed to OLED, but will continue a two-pronged strategy, offering both OLED and LCD LED TVs. And with support for BT.2020, the next-generation standard for broadcast and dist...More..

by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Natural disaster: 4.3-magnitude quake shakes Inland Empire

Geological Survey said. The natural disaster was moderate, between magnitude 4.3 and 4.8, with its epicentre near Sidney on Vancouver Island. "The couch just started shaking and it scared the crap out of me...More..

Armed Militia Occupying A Federal Building In Oregon
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Armed Militia Occupying A Federal Building In Oregon

Dwight Hammond said his family has resisted pressure to sell the ranch as the federal government chipped away at his grazing allotments and increased fees on other lands. The Harney County sheriff says the grou...More..

SBI Specialist Cadre Officers 2016 Call Letter Download Here - SBI SO 2016
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

SBI Specialist Cadre Officers 2016 Call Letter Download Here - SBI SO 2016

Interested and eligible candidates applied online for SBI SO notification from 26-11-2015 to 12-12-2015 via the Bank's official website. State Bank of India is a multinational Public sector banking and Financ...More..

Oregon militia standoff: Refuge takeover requires delicate response
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Oregon militia standoff: Refuge takeover requires delicate response

The armed group said it wants an inquiry into whether the government is forcing ranchers off their land after Dwight Hammond and his son, Steven, reported back to prison Monday. One irony of the occupation m...More..

by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Moderate quake in Canada felt in Seattle area

But a USGS seismologist now says more big earthquakes , magnitude 4.0 or even much larger in the same area are likely. The Los Angeles city and county fire departments reported no immediate damage or injurie...More..