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1952 Topps Mickey Mantle rookie card sells for record $12.6 million

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 17:38
A 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle card sold for a record $12.6 million through Dallas-based Heritage Auctions early Sunday morning.

NYPD search for gunman after five shot, one fatally, at Coney Island boardwalk

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 16:55
Police on Sunday were searching for the man who shot one dead and injured four others at the Coney Island boardwalk in New York City late Saturday.

Late 'Star Trek' actress Nichelle Nichols' ashes to be launched into space

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 16:45
A private space company will launch the ashes of late "Star Trek" actress Nichelle Nichols as well as other figures from the series into space later this year.

In photos: SLS, NASA's biggest rocket, gets ready for moon mission

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 14:00
The Space Launch System rocket, the largest ever built by NASA, is the cornerstone of the Artemis mission to return astronauts to the moon for the first time since 1972.

U.S. Navy sends warships through Taiwan Strait, putting China on ‘high alert’

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 12:53
The U.S. Navy on Sunday sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait, leading Chinese military officials to say the country remains on "high alert."

Abbott restarts production of Similac baby formula at Michigan plant

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 02:58
Abbott is restarting production of Similac, the company's most popular baby formula, at its plant in Michigan which was shut down in February over concerns of bacterial contamination.

Group of Dutch soldiers shot outside Indiana hotel

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 00:41
A group of Dutch special forces soldiers in Indiana for military exercises were shot outside an Indianapolis hotel early Saturday morning, officials said.

Intelligence chief will conduct damage assessment of documents taken by Trump

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 20:37
Avril Haines, the director of national intelligence, told lawmakers that the intelligence community would conduct a damage assessment stemming from former President Donald Trump's possession of top-secret documents.

Children left in Arizona desert by smugglers, border officials say

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 19:09
An 18-month-old toddler and a 4-month-old infant were left in Arizona's Sonoran Desert, a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Agent said.

Ancient Egyptian artifact seized in Memphis, Tenn.

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 18:37
A 3,000-year-old Egyptian artifact was found in a shipment at the port of Memphis, Tenn., Customs and Border Protection officials said.

Facebook reaches preliminary settlement over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 18:36
Facebook has reached a preliminary settlement with users who sued the social media company in 2018 over the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal.

El Paso, Texas, charters bus for migrants to New York City

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 17:50
El Paso's city government chartered a bus that sent 35 Venezuelan migrants to New York City, where officials have complained about buses from Texas bringing migrants without warning.

Waukesha, Wis., parade suspect removed from court after outburst

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 16:34
A man accused of killing six people and injuring dozens more after driving his vehicle through a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wis., was removed from court after repeatedly yelling at the judge.

Mayor Adams’ admin approves permit for Saudi-tied tournament at Trump’s NYC golf course

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 03:57
New York City Mayor Eric Adams' administration has approved a permit allowing a tournament sponsored by the government of Saudi Arabia to be held at a Bronx golf course managed by former President Donald Trump's company.

New Mexico man indicted, New York man pleads guilty in separate cases for supporting ISIS

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 02:53
A New Mexico man was arrested Friday for trying to help the Islamic State terrorist group while a New York man pleaded guilty in a separate case for planning a knife attack on behalf of ISIS, the Justice Department said.

U.S. Secret Service has seized over $1.4B in fraudulent COVID-19 relief

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 01:49
The U.S. Secret Service announced Friday that it has seized more than $1.4 billion in fraudulently obtained COVID-19 relief funds since 2020 after its latest haul of $286 million.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis suspends 4 elected school board members after Parkland report

Sat, 08/27/2022 - 01:16
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Friday he suspended four members of the Broward County School Board on the recommendation of a grand jury impaneled to examine school safety issues after the Parkland school shooting.

Alex Jones accused of transferring millions to himself while declaring bankruptcy

Fri, 08/26/2022 - 23:50
In a court filing Thursday, victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School accused Alex Jones of transferring millions of dollars to himself and relatives, to avoid compensating the families who have sued him.

U.S., China sign agreement for Chinese company audits

Fri, 08/26/2022 - 23:03
The U.S. and China struck a deal that would allow American accounting regulators to inspect China-based audits and possibly prevent numerous Chinese companies from being kicked off American stock exchanges.

Stocks plunge after Powell's hawkish comments on inflation

Fri, 08/26/2022 - 22:16
Stocks plunged Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said that the Fed would continue to hike interest rates until inflation returns to a healthy level.