In April 2017, an unusually serious post appeared on actor Verne Troyer's social media accounts. It stood out in stark contrast to the countless lighthearted, and often hilarious, photos and videos that had dominated his pages.
Sears, the fallen iconic American retailer, has reportedly hired an advisory firm to prepare a bankruptcy filing.
The remnants of Hurricane Michael continued to batter the Southeast, pummeling states with powerful rain, wind and flooding even after being downgraded to a tropical storm.
APALACHICOLA, Fla. — Late-blooming and suddenly historic Hurricane Michael smashed into the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday afternoon with roof-peeling winds of 155 miles per hour and a storm surge that scraped homes from their foundations. An October surprise that raced across the Gulf, Michael could go down in the record books as the third-strongest hurricane to hit the continental United States.
A California man whose testimony contributed to the indictment of 13 Russian individuals and three companies in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe of an alleged 2016 U.S. election trolling effort was sentenced Wednesday to six months in prison and six months home confinement in a deal with prosecutors.
WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray defended his agents' handling of a background investigation into then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying that it was "limited in scope" and followed standard procedures.
Just nutty: Frontier Airlines Flight 1612 was emptied of its human passengers so authorities could remove a woman who refused to fly without her 'emotional-support' rodent.
WASHINGTON - Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's interview with a joint House panel reviewing the Justice Department investigation of President Donald Trump's alleged Russia ties will not take place this week as expected, according to congressional aides involved with the planning.
Hillary Clinton says Democrats cannot be civil with Republicans who want "to destroy what you stand for, what you care about." And, she added in her interview with CNN, civility in the United States will begin only when the Democratic Party wins back control of Congress. But at least one member of her own party disagrees. "That's ridiculous," Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a red-state Democrat who has billed herself as a moderate, told CNN. "I can't imagine how you get anything done if you don't bring civility back into politics, and that goes for both sides."
An apple a day, they say. Whoever first penned that famous adage (oh, hey - the Welsh, apparently?) was not standing in front of a bountiful farmers-market stand in the fall. Whether it's straight out of hand or in a salad, sauce or pie, it can feel downright impossible to eat only one apple each day. But which to use when? That depends on what you're making, not to mention the flavor and texture of the apple.