• Associated Press February 24, 2020 11:59 pm

    Tortoise Returned Home After Wandering Around NorCal Town

    The 41-year-old tortoise named Dino ambled away after a storm blew open the latch on its outdoor enclosure in Red Bluff.

  • OFFICER September 22, 2019 3:13 pm

    Bear ‘Behaving Aggressively' Around Humans Shot, Killed

    Massachusetts Environmental Police have shot and killed a black bear they say was behaving aggressively around humans.

  • Netflix September 20, 2019 7:51 pm

    It's No Joke: Women Rule Emmy Comedy Series Category

    When the winner of the best comedy series Emmy Award is announced Sunday, odds are good that a woman will be giving the acceptance speech. An unprecedented number of the seven nominated comedies are from female creators: defending champion “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” ”Fleabag” and “Russian Doll.” Count in “Veep,” with Julia Louis-Dreyfus both its star and an executive producer,...

  • Reporter September 20, 2019 3:38 pm

    Emmy Watch 2019: Chris Sullivan of ‘This is Us' Takes Risks on Red Carpet

    Chris Sullivan may or may not win at this weekend’s Emmy Awards, but it’s a sure bet that when he strikes a pose on the red carpet, his unconventional attire will make a statement. At past events, Sullivan has donned a top hat and cane, brightly colored flowered pants and suits with flashy patterns. The “This is Us” actor says...

  • New Hampshire September 17, 2019 9:52 pm

    ‘Aggressive' Bull Killed After Leading NH Police on Chase Through 3 Communities

    An aggressive bull took authorities on a 14-hour, 18-mile chase through three New Hampshire communities Monday before police had to shoot and kill it in Bristol. The 3,000-pound animal had become aggressive and police said they had no choice but to euthanize the animal before it hurt someone. From the neighborhood diner to the local florist, the bull caused quite...

  • actor September 17, 2019 5:21 pm

    Emmy Predictions: Amid Newcomers, Will ‘Thrones' Slay Again?

    Imagine that you’re working on a television series, one of the many actors, writers and others who give daily thanks for the rise of cable and streaming that has led to gazillions — at least — of shows and growing employment opportunities. Then, besides the possibility of at least your mom spotting you in the vast video sea, you learn...

  • Tennessee September 17, 2019 1:15 pm

    Luke Combs, Kane Brown Among CMT Artists of the Year

    Carrie Underwood, Kane Brown, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay and Thomas Rhett will be honored as country’s top stars at the 10th annual CMT Artists of the Year television special.

  • Massachusetts September 17, 2019 2:20 am

    Fishermen Demand a Say in Decisions on Offshore Wind Energy

    Fishermen insisted Monday to a congressional subcommittee looking at offshore wind energy that they be consulted when crucial decisions are being made on the development of such projects, including where they are located and the level of access to the waters near them. Fishermen should have been brought into the planning process from the start, Peter Hughes, of Atlantic Cape...

  • Associated Press September 17, 2019 1:02 am

    Some CBD Vapes Contain Street Drug Instead of the Real Thing

    Some operators are cashing in on the CBD craze by substituting cheap and illegal synthetic marijuana for real CBD in vapes and edibles such as gummy bears, an Associated Press investigation has found. Spiked vapes have sent dozens of people like Jenkins to emergency rooms over the last two years. Yet people behind the products have operated with impunity, in...

  • DRIVER September 16, 2019 2:30 am

    Former NASCAR Driver Killed in Single-Engine Plane Crash

    Modified stock car great Michael Stefanik has been killed in a single-engine plane crash. He was 61. State police say the crash happened Sunday afternoon in Sterling near the Rhode Island state line. They say the single-engine, single-seat Aerolite 103 took off from the Riconn Airport in Coventry, Rhode Island, and had been turning back toward the airfield when it...

  • Rhode Island September 16, 2019 5:29 pm

    Pilot Killed in Sterling Plane Crash Was NASCAR Driver: AP

    NASCAR champion Michael Stefanik was the pilot killed in a plane crash in Sterling on Sunday afternoon, according to the Associated Press.

  • Reporter September 15, 2019 7:03 am

    British Prime Minister's Aide Divides, But Will He Conquer?

    To some, he’s a strategic genius. Others call him a mayhem-loving anarchist. Everyone seems to have an opinion about Dominic Cummings. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s most powerful aide — dubbed “Boris’ brain” by some — is an enigmatic backstage operator who shuns media attention, yet has been played onscreen by “Sherlock” star Benedict Cumberbatch. Since taking office two months...

  • New England September 12, 2019 3:38 am

    Roads Half-Paved After Utility Work Rile Residents

    By law, National Grid has to repair the road to “as good a condition” as it was in before they dug it up. But, and it’s a big but, they only have to fix the part of the road they worked on — no matter what the other half looks like.

  • London September 11, 2019 10:27 am

    Hong Kong Stock Exchange in Talks to Buy London Counterpart

    The Hong Kong stock exchange says it has started talks to buy the London Stock Exchange that would value the British company at 29.6 billion pounds ($36.6 billion). The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. said Wednesday that a deal would provide the London Stock Exchange with a key opening to Asian markets and underpin the British capital’s role as...

  • Donald Trump September 11, 2019 10:51 am

    Inside Bolton's Exit: Mongolia, a Mustache, a Tweet

    It was a marriage that was never going to last: Trump and Bolton rarely saw eye to eye on global hotspots. The national security adviser held far more hawkish views than the “America first” president on matters like Iran, North Korea and Afghanistan. “John Bolton is absolutely a hawk,” Trump told NBC in June. “If it was up to him,...

  • Donald Trump September 10, 2019 5:24 pm

    Trump Fires National Security Adviser John Bolton

    President Donald Trump has fired National Security Adviser John Bolton, according to a tweet.

  • food September 8, 2019 8:53 pm

    Silence, Devastation Mark Bahamas Town; But Some Are Staying

    The streets are filled with smashed cars, snapped power cables, shattered trees and deep silence. At the airport and dock, hundreds of people clamor for seats on airplanes and berths on ships arriving with aid and departing with people who lost their homes when deadly Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas. Nearly a week after disaster roared in from the sea,...

  • Associated Press September 6, 2019 9:23 am

    Fire Foiled Rescue Attempts by California Boat Crew

    The crew of a scuba diving boat that sank off the coast of Southern California made several attempts to rescue the 34 people who were trapped below decks by fire, but intense flames drove them back and all perished, federal authorities said Thursday.

  • Massachusetts September 6, 2019 12:11 am

    Customers Getting Refunds After Moving Company Accused of Holding Furniture Hostage

    Customers complained a moving company based in Billerica, Massachusetts, held their furniture hostage, while demanding more cash for their services. Now, some of them will be getting their money back, thanks to a legal judgment secured by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. The developments come after a 2016 report about the business tactics of Father & Son Moving & Storage...

  • European Union September 4, 2019 3:43 am

    UK's Johnson Suffers Defeat in Parliament Over Brexit

    On a day of humiliating setbacks, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a major defeat in Parliament on Tuesday night as rebellious lawmakers voted to seize control of the Brexit agenda, prompting the embattled leader to say he would call for a new general election. The 328 to 301 vote, made possible by 21 fellow Conservatives who turned their back...

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