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  • Shaking, smoking plane with Hillary Clinton aboard returns to gate at LaGuardia Airport after mechanical issue

    Hillary Clinton was aboard an American Airlines flight from New York that suffered a mechanical issue and needed to return to the gate Sunday afternoon, according to a law enforcement source. American Airlines says flight 2144, from New York’s LaGuardia Airport to Washington’s Reagan National Airport returned to the gate around 3:15 pm, ET, after ground personnel saw the mechanical issue, according to the source. Pilots told authorities the plane shook and ground personnel saw smoke and discovered metal debris […]

  • A bus crashes into a semi truck, splitting it in half and leaving 19 people hospitalized

    A massive crash sent 19 people to hospitals as thick fog and ice covered a Virginia highway Sunday. The crash happened around 4:30 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 64 near the Nelson-Augusta county lines, Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said. “Heavy fog and icy road conditions are to blame,” Geller said. The driver of a tractor-trailer lost control, and the semi truck filled with mail overturned, state police said. A nearby charter bus wasn’t able to avoid […]

  • Taco Bell wants you to take its tacos, stick ’em in a blender, and serve them as bisque this Thanksgiving

    For years, Thanksgiving feasts have featured bland roast turkeys, canned cranberry sauce and boxed stuffing mix. Thanks to Taco Bell, these painfully generic holiday dishes will plague American families no longer. Instead, the food chain wants you to serve blended Taco Bell Rolled Chicken Tacos at your traditional holiday dinner. Taco Bell headquarters hosts an annual Friendsgiving dinner for its employees, where every dish features an innovative Taco Bell spin. Past delicacies have included nacho fries au gratin (?) and […]

  • These are the text messages one mom received from her daughter during the California school shooting

    On Thursday morning, Cari Small Wright sat in a grocery store parking lot not knowing whether her daughter would live or die. “I held up in the Albertsons parking lot with other parents who were as scared as I was,” she told CNN on Friday. Her daughter Shaya, a student at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California, sent her a text message at 7:39 a.m., letting her know there was an active shooter in the school. “These messages were […]

  • A restaurant called ‘Immigrant Food’ just opened a block from the White House

    As salsa and merengue beats pulse in the background, diners are lining up at one of the newest restaurants in the nation’s capital. It’s called “Immigrant Food,” and it’s just a block from the White House. The fast-casual spot caters to a weekday lunchtime crowd, with bowls blending cuisines from different cultures around the globe — like a dish that combines Vietnamese spicy-rice noodles with pickled bananas in what the restaurant says is an “ode both to Central America’s favorite […]

  • Maryland teacher facing assault charges after fight with student goes viral: police

    UPPER MARLBORO, Md. — Maryland high school teacher is facing assault charges following a “violent” incident involving a 17-year-old student that was caught on camera, according to Prince George County Police. The altercation, which happened at Largo High School in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, was “very, very disturbing,” Police Chief Hank Stawinski said in a news conference Friday. Before the alleged assault, there was “physical contact” between the teacher and the student, he said. “The teacher then engages in a physical […]

  • Couple gives birth to boy thanks to ‘Win a Baby’ contest

    A “Win a Baby” contest hosted by a Florida radio station helped turn one couple into parents. The contest, which was hosted by Florida’s B1039 in November 2017, offered one woman the chance to receive a free round of in-vitro fertilization (IVF) and all the medication needed. The sweepstakes called for videos from women explaining why they’d be a great mom, the radio station said in a blog post Saturday. The winners of the contest in 2017 were Krista and […]

  • New details about Boston Marathon bomber’s alleged involvement in triple homicide 2 years before bombing

    Details about a gruesome triple homicide at a Massachusetts residence in 2011 that a friend of Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev said they took part in were revealed this week in federal court documents. The documents were filed Wednesday in connection with a pending appeal by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Tamerlan’s younger brother and Boston bombing co-conspirator, of his conviction and death sentence. Oral arguments are scheduled to begin December 12. Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s friend, Ibragim Todashev, who was shot and killed during […]

  • Gwyneth Paltrow’s holiday gift guide includes a BDSM kit

    Take those holiday socks out of your shopping cart. For those searching for gift ideas, actress Gwyneth Paltrow has some other, slightly unconventional ideas. Paltrow’s health and lifestyle brand, Goop, released multiple gift guides for the holidays. One of them, dubbed “The Ridiculous but Awesome Gift Guide,” features a gift you may not want to open around your parents. On the website as a “Restraining Arts Kit,” this beginner’s BDSM kit includes wrist and ankle cuffs and a leather bound […]

  • Google Stadia launches this week: What to know about the gaming service

    NEW YORK — Google is about to take a big step into the video game market with a service that some have likened to a Netflix for games. On Tuesday, Google will officially launch Stadia, a service for streaming and playing games without needing to own a hard copy or even a console. At launch, the service will support a lackluster lineup of a dozen games — with more already in the works — and a reasonable price tag. Google […]

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