The New York Public Library Hosts Its Annual Lunch, Celebrates Historical Fiction
"Only by understanding and reading into history - fact and fiction - can we as a society maintain and develop our empathy," said Marx.
Walgreens to hike minimum age for store tobacco sales
Walgreens has decided to ban tobacco sales to minors several weeks after a federal official called the drugstore chain a top violator of laws restricting access to cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and other products. The drugstore chain said Tuesday that it will require customers to be at least 21 years old to purchase tobacco in any […]
Sales of new US homes rose 4.5% in March; strongest pace since November 2017 as market recovers from last year’s slump
How Trump’s Tax Returns Could Become Public: QuickTake
Though candidates for the U.S. presidency aren’t required by law to show voters their tax returns, they almost always do so as a gesture of personal disclosure. Donald Trump is a rare exception. During his campaign, and in more than two years as president, he has declined to make public his tax documents. Now opposition Democrats, who took control of the U.S. House of Representatives in January, want to use their new power to get them.
They asked artificial intelligence to create a new game, and one if its first ideas involved an exploding Frisbee
Sales of new US homes rose 4.5% in March; strongest pace since November 2017 as market recovers from last year's slump
U.S. auto safety regulators expand air bag probe to 12.3 million vehicles because bags may not inflate in a crash.
Kohl's wants more of your Amazon returns
The department store chain said Thursday it will accept Amazon returns at all its 1,150 stores starting in July
When Does Car Insurance Go Down?
How to know when the cost of your car insurance will go down. Tips to lower costs, and answers to frequently asked questions.
United Airlines agent charged after racial slur accusation
A United Airlines airport agent is accused of using a racial slur against a customer and faces a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct.
Japan Has a New Emperor. Now It Needs a Software Update.
It isn’t exactly Y2K, but the country is scrambling to reconcile its systems with the ancient demands of an imperial calendar.
S&P 500 closes in on record high after upbeat earnings
The S&P 500 inched toward a record high on Tuesday, as a clutch of better-than-expected earnings reports eased concerns of slowing corporate profits and sparked a broad-based rally.
Police visit Wendy Williams after caller claims Kevin Hunter poisoned her
Filed under: Entertainment , Celebrity , Celebrity Crime/Court Someone was worried about Wendy Williams . On January 18, police arrived to Williams’ New Jersey home, which she was sharing with now-estranged husband Kevin Hunter , after receiving a call from someone who claimed to be part of Williams’ staff. The anonymous caller advised the authorities to check on the TV host, 54, as he/she beli...
Elon Musk says Tesla will have 1 million robo-taxis on the road next year, and some people think the claim is so unrealistic th
Giannis Antetokounmpo made a layup so ridiculous that some are comparing it to an iconic Michael Jordan move