Court denies a request to arrest Samsung's de facto head
A Seoul court on Thursday denied a request to arrest one of South Korea's most powerful men, the heir to the Samsung Electronics juggernaut in a setback to prosecutors investigating an influence-peddling ...
Longtime Astros slugger Bagwell elected to Hall of Fame
Mexico youth shoots teacher, classmates, then kills himself
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) ? A 15-year-old student opened fire with a gun at a private school in this northern Mexico city Wednesday, hitting a teacher and two other students in the head before killing himself. Another student suffered lesser injuries in the shooting, which was captured on a video posted to social media.
Raccoons recover at California zoo after cross-country ride
California withdraws immigrant health care requestSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) ? California officials on Wednesday withdrew their request to sell unsubsidized insurance policies to people who can't prove they're legally in the United States after learning the decision would fall to President-elect Donald Trump's administration.
Suspect in Florida officer's killing released from hospital
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) ? Authorities asked the courts on Wednesday to deny bond for the suspect in last week's fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer as he was hospitalized for most of the day with injuries he got during his arrest.
Factbox: Trump fills top jobs for his administration(Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will name former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as his nominee for secretary of agriculture on Thursday, a senior transition official said on Wednesday. Here is a list of Republican Trump's selections for top jobs in his administration. NOTE: Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts.
The pink 'pussyhat': symbol of challenge to Trump
New York actress Wendy Peace is learning to knit for the first time -- for a cause. More than 60,000 hats have already been made for the Women's March planned the day after Trump's inauguration in the nation's capital, with thousands more on the way. The PussyHat Project all began when two California women went online to post a knitting pattern for a "unique collective visual statement" for the march, which is being attended by the likes of Katy Perry, Julianne Moore and Cher.
President-elect Donald Trump escalates Tom Ford fashion dis
The Wynn Las Vegas hotel has stopped selling Tom Ford cosmetics and sunglasses and President-elect Donald Trump declared on television it is because of the designer's dis over dressing his wife, Melania.
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