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British national ID'd as hostage-taker at Texas synagogue

British national ID'd as hostage-taker at Texas synagogue

53 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

COLLEYVILLE, Texas - Authorities on Sunday identified a 44-year-old British national as the man who took four people hostage at a Texas synagogue for 10 hours before an FBI...
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Hemp-based merchants say Facebook's ‘unfair' ad bans hurt small businesses

Hemp-based merchants say Facebook's ‘unfair' ad bans hurt small businesses

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Facebook and Instagram's strict advertising policies are hurting small businesses that make products out of hemp - even though the cannabis derivative can't get you high and...
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British man identified as hostage-taker at Texas synagogue

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By JAKE BLEIBERG and ERIC TUCKER COLLEYVILLE, Texas - Authorities on Sunday identified a 44-year-old British national as the man who took four people hostage at a Texas...
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Walmart is the next big company with plans for the metaverse

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong Walmart has filed several new trademarks hoping to produce and sell virtual goods. Separate filings show the retailer also plans to create its own...
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Texas police responding to hostage situation at Colleyville synagogue

1 day ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

The synagogue had been livestreaming its service on Facebook when listeners started to hear muffled audio between an alleged hostage taker and negotiators.
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Ohio school says a shortage of cafeteria staff forced it to serve takeout pizza to hundreds of students for lunch

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Parents were asked to "plan accordingly" if they would prefer their child to eat something else at school. Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via Getty Images An Ohio school...
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Legendary Kentucky Wildcats basketball Coach Joe. B Hall dies

Legendary Kentucky Wildcats basketball Coach Joe. B Hall dies

1 day ago   |   WLWT   |   2 articles

Former UK basketball Coach Joe B. Hall died in Lexington on Saturday morning, Jan. 15, according to an announcement on current Kentucky Coach John Calipari's Facebook page.
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Cambodia's Internet May Soon Be Like China's: State-Controlled

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Under a new decree, all web traffic will be routed through a government portal. Rights groups say a crackdown on digital expression is about to get worse.
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An 11-alarm fire from a chemical plant is raging through Passaic, New Jersey

An 11-alarm fire from a chemical plant is raging through Passaic, New Jersey

1 day ago   |   NPR   |   3 articles

Passaic Mayor Hector Lora told residents in a video posted on Facebook to stay away from the area and keep their windows closed.
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Dear Abby: Woman laments mother-in-law from hell

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Dear Abby: I need some advice regarding my mother-in-law. She has hated me since the first time she met me because I'm not from the country but from “the city.” I have given...
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Weather damaged electrical equipment leaves homes without power in Fuquay-Varina

Weather damaged electrical equipment leaves homes without power in Fuquay-Varina

The wind and ice on Sunday are causing power outages across North Carolina. Read more ...

Cam Reddish hopes to settle in with Knicks after searching for role with Hawks

Hawks GM Travis Schlenk said there is All-Star potential in Reddish and wouldn't be surprised if it comes - it just wasn't going to happen in Atlanta. Read more ...

Louisville prayer breakfast held to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr

Louisville prayer breakfast held to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr

Dozens of people gathered Saturday morning to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, as well as kick off a weekend full of events to honor his life and legacy. Read more ...

New poll shows how ‘frustrated' Americans are with Biden one year in

New poll shows how ‘frustrated' Americans are with Biden one year in

Approximately 40% of those polled said the president actually makes them ‘nervous' Just days ahead of his one-year anniversary in the White House, President Joe Biden has been... Read more ...

Court McGee takes inspiration in Michael Bisping's late-career title win: 'I...

Court McGee takes inspiration in Michael Bisping's late-career title win: 'I have it in me'

LAS VEGAS - Court McGee thinks he's far from done. The 37-year-old doesn't plan on stopping his MMA career any time soon and said he hopes to continue to rack up important wins... Read more ...

Australia Acts, and Novak Djokovic Exits

Three readers applaud Australia's decision to deport the tennis player over his refusal to get the Covid vaccine. Read more ...

Supply Chain Woes Could Worsen as China Imposes Covid Lockdowns

American manufacturers are worried that China's zero-tolerance coronavirus policy could throw a wrench in the global conveyor belt for goods this year. Read more ...

In Pittsburgh, news of Texas incident sparks worry and calls for resilience

In Pittsburgh, news of Texas incident sparks worry and calls for resilience

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4 young manatees flown from Florida to Ohio for treatment

4 young manatees flown from Florida to Ohio for treatment

SeaWorld Orlando transferred four manatee calves to an Ohio aquarium for rehabilitation Read more ...

AT&T hiring nearly 40 employees during job fair in Louisville

AT&T hiring nearly 40 employees during job fair in Louisville

AT&T is looking to grow its business in the Louisville area. Read more ...