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BRITISH ROCKET SCIENTIST PLUMMETS TO DEATH IN SAUDI ARABIA BASE-JUMPING ACCIDENT

A British scientist, who sought to set world records in a wingsuit, has died in a base-jumping accident in Saudi Arabia. University...

SEE IT: SOUTH CAROLINA RESTAURANT WORKERS TOSSED SEVERAL FEET INTO THE AIR DURING STRONG WINDS

Two employees at a restaurant in Clemson, S.C., were thrown several feet into the air during strong winds as a storm swept through...

 
 
 

U.S. CITIZEN DETAINED IN LOUISIANA FOR LATINO NAME, SKIN COLOR: LAWSUIT

A Honduran-born U.S. citizen filed a federal lawsuit in which he alleges a sheriff's deputy who wrongly suspected he was in the country...

SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE LEADS COPS SHUT DOWN TRAFFIC ON UPPER LEVEL OF GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE

Authorities shut down the upper level of the George Washington Bridge after reports of a suspicious package Thursday night. Port Authority...

 
 
 

DANIEL JONES HAS ANOTHER STRONG PRESEASON OUTING AGAINST BENGALS AFTER A WEEK IN THE SPOTLIGHT

CINCINNATI - Baker Mayfield owes Daniel Jones a congratulatory text message. Jones battled past this week's noise to continue his strong...

THE AMAZON RAINFOREST IS BURNING. BE AFRAID

The world is reacting in fear and outrage right now at the sight of what's happening in the Amazon. NASA satellites show huge plumes...

 
 
 

LUIS SEVERINO COMPLETES SIMULATED GAME; NOW EYEING REHAB ASSIGNMENT NEXT WEEK

OAKLAND - Luis Severino took another big step forward Thursday. The Yankees' injured ace threw two simulated innings at the team's...

BRITNEY SPEARS' DAD PUTTING MORE STATES ON NOTICE HE'S IN CHARGE OF POP STAR'S LIFE

Britney Spears' dad is making more moves to consolidate his control over the singer across eight new states and the District of Columbia....

 
 
 

ELDERLY WOMAN AND DISABLED DAUGHTER DEAD AFTER CAR ROLLS INTO MICHIGAN POND

Tragedy struck a Michigan family Wednesday morning when an elderly woman and her disabled daughter died inside an SUV that rolled into...

ROBINSON CANO STAYING ACTIVE AND JEFF MCNEIL BEGINS REHAB ASSIGNMENT

Robinson Cano snuck in a round of batting practice ahead of the Mets' series finale against the Indians on Thursday. He was also scheduled...

 
 
 

THE APPLE CREDIT CARD SOUNDS SUPER SENSITIVE TO DAMAGE

Apple's new toy bruises easily. The titanium Apple credit card isn't meant isn't meant to, um, touch much, according to a list of tips...

DALLAS MAN ARRESTED IN MURDER OF 22-YEAR-OLD FOUND IN BACK OF HER BURNING SUV EN ROUTE TO CELEBRATE HER BIRTHDAY

Dallas police have arrested a 49-year-old man in the murder and incineration of a 22-year-old woman found dead in the back of her burning...

 
 
 

MICHAEL JACKSON'S FORMER MANAGER SAYS KING OF POP'S WILL IS MISSING, WANTS TRUMP'S HELP FINDING IT

Michael Jackson's former manager said Thursday the deceased icon's will is missing. Raymone Bain, the late singer's former spokesperson...

RAPPER KODAK BLACK PLEADS GUILTY TO LYING TO GUN DEALER, FACES UP TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON

Rapper Kodak Black cut a surprise deal with federal prosecutors and admitted Thursday he lied on applications to purchase high-powered...

 
 
 

PERV PRIEST ARRESTED FOR STEALING $99,000 FROM PARISH TO PAY FOR SEX WITH MEN HE MET ON GRINDR: POLICE

The Rev. Joseph McLoone, a priest at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Chester County, Pa., was arrested on Wednesday for stealing nearly...

NYPD CHIEF OF DEPARTMENT RIPS UNION ADVICE ON HOW TO HANDLE ARRESTS AFTER FIRING OF ERIC GARNER COP DANIEL PANTALEO

The war of words between the city's police unions and NYPD brass continued Thursday with the chief of department panning “bad advice”...

 
 
 

MARY J. BLIGE TO PRODUCE ‘PHILLY REIGN,' TV DRAMA ABOUT NOTORIOUS ‘GANGSTER QUEEN' OF THE CITY OF BROTHERLY LOVE

The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul is about to shine light on another queen - even if it's a dark and shadowy one. Mary J. Blige is set to produce...

CARDI B PAL JEFFREY BUSH SOCKED WITH DRUG CHARGES, FEDERAL INDICTMENT REVEALS

Jeffrey “Chuck” Bush, the Cardi B cohort accused of beating down a rival at a Queens strip joint, was arrested Thursday on felony drug...

 
 
 

MAGNITUDE 5.0 AFTERSHOCK ROCKS CALIFORNIA AFTER BIG JULY QUAKES

Another sizable aftershock rocked a swath of southern California on Thursday. The 5.0 magnitude temblor struck at 1:49 p.m. local time...

SUSPECT ARRESTED IN MURDER OF QUEENS MAN SHOT AT HOUSE PARTY

Cops arrested a suspect in the murder of an 18-year-old man in Queens who was shot dead at a house party as he stood with friends about...

 
 
 



8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

This is horrifying. Read more ...

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports. According to the Boston Herald, the Belknap County... Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

Babies at Allegheny Health Network's West Penn Hospital were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday's Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns... Read more ...