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Snow day: Cumberland County cancels school, suspends some city services Friday

Snow day: Cumberland County cancels school, suspends some city services Friday

5 minutes ago   |   WRAL

Fayetteville leaders briefed the media today about how the city is preparing for the winter weather. A number of city services will be suspended Friday, including the buses and...
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Mitch McConnell said Black people show up to vote just as much as 'Americans' after the voting rights bill failed in the Senate

15 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., reacts after bumping into an American flag before speaking to the media on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, May 18, 2021. AP...
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Euphoria  Used Actual Influencers in a Scene That Perfectly Skewers Them

17 minutes ago   |   Slate

The social-media stars don't seem to realize they're the butt of the joke.
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The M&Ms are getting a new look to become more ‘inclusive'. People jokingly think they should be hotter

29 minutes ago   |   NBC News

A newly announced makeover for the beloved M&Ms characters has prompted many on social media to call for the return of the previous, more classic "hot" M&Ms.
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Cook County judge heard on video mocking lawyer removed from court

Cook County judge heard on video mocking lawyer removed from court

57 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - An Illinois judge who made sexist comments about an attorney during a conversation in his courtroom that he did not realize was being broadcast live on YouTube has...
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Space-based entertainment studio set to launch in two years

Space-based entertainment studio set to launch in two years

1 hour ago   |   RT

Celestial film studio's inaugural project will be a Tom Cruise movie The UK-based media company Space Entertainment Enterprise plans to launch a film studio and sports arena...
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New Mexico proposal opens debate on teaching race

New Mexico proposal opens debate on teaching race

1 hour ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

New Mexico is the new frontier for the debate over how race should be taught in K-12 schools. Education officials are compiling feedback from parents and teachers on new social...
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Reporter Is Hit by Car on Air, Striking Nerve With TV Journalists

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

TV reporters, responding to footage of a West Virginia journalist being hit by an S.U.V., said stations should be more careful about sending reporters out alone.
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The Democrats Are Now Debating Which “Chunks” of Build Back Better to Save

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Shortly before Christmas, Senate Democrats, who had spent the previous few months trying and failing to pass the Build Back Better Act through reconciliation, decided to pull a...
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15-year-old accused of making terroristic threat against Amsterdam schools

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

Amsterdam police arrested a 15-year-old after they said she posted a message on social media that threatened several school shootings would happen the upcoming day.
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Frigid cold tonight, chilly Friday

Frigid cold tonight, chilly Friday

Chief Meteorologist Tom Tasselmyer explains how it'll be FRIGID COLD with temperatures in the single digits Thursday night in Maryland. Read more ...

Long lines gone? Demand for COVID-19 PCR testing appears to be declining

Long lines gone? Demand for COVID-19 PCR testing appears to be declining

The number of daily laboratory tests is on the way down, along with several other key metrics. Read more ...

Legislative aide enters guilty plea after being charged with threatening critic

Legislative aide enters guilty plea after being charged with threatening critic

The case centers on a controversial development project in Elizabeth that Rep. Puskaric has been supporting. Read more ...

Wisconsin bans fan for anti-Asian gesture at Northwestern students

Wisconsin bans fan for anti-Asian gesture at Northwestern students

The University of Wisconsin has banned a fan who made an anti-Asian gesture at the Northwestern student section. Read more ...

‘Johnny Pizza' Porcello charged with illegal betting, loan sharking

‘Johnny Pizza' Porcello charged with illegal betting, loan sharking

Reputed Genovese crime family associate John Porcello was indicted in Brooklyn federal court for running an illegal sports betting ring and overseeing a loan sharking racket. Read more ...

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘The Royal Treatment' On Netflix, Where A Hairstylist...

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘The Royal Treatment' On Netflix, Where A Hairstylist with a Heart of Gold Falls for a Prince

Disney vets Mena Massoud and Laura Marano star in this sweet romcom. Read more ...

Biden lashes out at reporter's ‘stupid question' after Ukraine gaffe

Biden lashes out at reporter's ‘stupid question' after Ukraine gaffe

President Biden lashed out Thursday at a reporter for what he called a "stupid question" about Russia potentially invading Ukraine - as the White House scrambled to clean up... Read more ...

NYers doping pets, using doggie stunt doubles to get past co-op boards

NYers doping pets, using doggie stunt doubles to get past co-op boards

New Yorkers are scared of needy or mischievous pets blowing their co-op board interviews - so they're drugging their dogs, calling in stunt doubles and shelling out for special... Read more ...

Cook County judge heard on video mocking lawyer removed from court

Cook County judge heard on video mocking lawyer removed from court

CHICAGO - An Illinois judge who made sexist comments about an attorney during a conversation in his courtroom that he did not realize was being broadcast live on YouTube has... Read more ...

Baby elephant at Ohio zoo on his way to 1,000 pounds

Baby elephant at Ohio zoo on his way to 1,000 pounds

They grow up so quickly! Frankie the elephant, who went viral online for his adorableness, is now 30 weeks old. Read more ...