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Islanders snap 11-game skid with 5-3 win over Senators
The New York Islanders can finally exhale after snapping an 11-game losing streak.
Fat bear with sagging belly caught on camera
How did this bear get so big? The massive wild beast was captured on Trailcam at Voyageurs National Park in Minnesota and became an internet sensation. It’s possible the overweight animal was simply good at finding food naturally, claims Voyageurs Wolf Project leader Tom Gable. “There is some suggestion that this bear had spent a...
NYPD Commissioner says over half of hate crimes target Jews and Asians, cites liberal policy
NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said half of the skyrocketing hate crimes in New York City target Jewish and Asian people.
What We Know About Omicron and COVID Vaccines As Pfizer Says Booster Neutralizes Variant
Vaccine companies are testing their shots against the variant of concern—and some early data is beginning to emerge.
Nets beat Mavs 102-99, hand Dallas 5th consecutive home loss
James Harden and the Brooklyn Nets were in danger of back-to-back losses for the first time this season, trailing Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks by 17 points in the third quarter after blowing a double-digit lead against Chicago.
Better CEO apologizes for firing 900 workers via Zoom call
Vishal Garg said he is sorry about mass firing, saying he failed to show "respect and appreciation" for workers.
Scientists React to Study on Viagra As Potential Alzheimer's Treatment: 'Very Intriguing'
A study has found that Viagra—commonly prescribed to men with erectile dysfunction—could be a potential candidate for treating the degenerative disease.
Mercedes ends partnership with firm allegedly involved in Grenfell Tower insulation before deadly fire
Mercedes' F1 team announced on Wednesday that it has "mutually agreed" to end its partnership with a firm allegedly involved in providing insulation for the Grenfell Tower before the deadly fire in London which killed 72 people in 2017.
Las Vegas principal says he teaches classes, cleans school as staffing shortages worsen
A school principal is forced to teach classes and clean the facility because of a worsening labor shortage.
German couple sets new world record with Christmas display
The Jeromin family, living in Lower Saxony, was awarded the world record for the most decorated Christmas trees in one place. Months of preparation, more than 400 trees, and 10,000 ornaments went into their display, reports Reuters.
Man sought to kill school students ‘in name of Kyle Rittenhouse’: cops
Mitchell Lovelace, 27, posted on Snapchat Saturday that he planned to shoot up Festus High School in reverence to Kyle Rittenhouse.
Kenan Thompson: Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson ‘happened kind of fast’
The "Saturday Night Live" veteran weighed in on his co-star's romance with Kardashian before hosting the 2021 People's Choice Awards on Tuesday.
Gas prices will fall below $3 per gallon in 2022, government projections say
Retail gas prices could start dropping to an average of $2.88 per gallon in 2022, down from 2021's average of $3.00, a US government report predicts.
Roger Stone becomes the latest to say he'd plead the Fifth to January 6 committee
Roger Stone, an ally of former President Donald Trump, has become the latest individual subpoenaed by the House select committee investigating January 6 to indicate he would plead the Fifth Amendment as a way to try and get out of cooperating with the panel.
'Being The Ricardos' goes backstage with Lucy & Desi
Oscar winners Nicole Kidman & Javier Bardem play Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz in Aaron Sorkin's film about the stars of 'I Love Lucy.' David Daniel talked with Sorkin and his cast.
‘Hawkeye’ Easter Eggs: 5 Things You May Have Missed in Episode 4
Did you catch that ridiculously deep cut Star Wars reference?!
January 6 committee says it is moving forward with criminal contempt for Mark Meadows
The House select committee investigating the January 6 riot informed Mark Meadows that they have "no choice" but to advance criminal contempt proceedings against him given that former President Donald Trump's former chief of staff has decided to no longer cooperate with the panel, according to a new letter.
Video Shows 'Weirdest Tardigrade Ever' Named After Kramer From 'Seinfeld'
James Weiss, who studies microbes, told Newsweek the tiny animal was "the clumsiest tardigrade" he had ever seen.
Great Resignation shows little letup as Americans quit jobs at near-record pace in October; openings surge
The number of people quitting jobs fell from 4.4 million to 4.2 million in October. Job openings increased to 11 million, near all-time high.
Biden Supreme Court commission takes no stance on ‘court packing’
"The Commission takes no position on the validity or strength of these claims," reads the report's executive summary
As Overdose Deaths Soar, White House Announces Harm Reduction Program
"It's the drug supply that's killing people, not their addictions," Dr. Sheila Vakharia told Newsweek. "Addiction doesn't have to result in death. It's when you're using a toxic drug supply that this death is more likely."
How to Watch the 'Sex and the City' Reboot 'And Just Like That' Online For Free
"And Just Like That" is bringing Carrie, Miranda and Charlotte back after a decade – and "Sex and the City" fans can watch it online this December.
Egg farmer raises prices for first time in seven years over supply chain issues
An egg farmer details supply chain issues and how they've impacted the small farm, and its egg prices.
Huge, Well-fed Black Mamba Caught Basking by Human Settlement
The black mamba was rescued by snake catcher Nick Evans near Durban, South Africa, after locals started throwing rocks at it.
Zach Wilson’s mom and girlfriend dance in TikTok video with cheeky message
Zach Wilson's mom and girlfriend, Lisa Wilson and Abbey Gile, respectively, put their moves on display in a recent TikTok video.
Patrick Orlando, Bankroller of Donald Trump's Truth Social, Severs China Connections
Patrick Orlando holds the CEO post of a Wuhan-based shell company that filed for delisting on Monday.
Journalist records brazen car theft, says Minneapolis police never showed up: 'Officers are demoralized'
Independent photojournalist Rebecca Brannon said she called the police after witnessing armed criminals break into a car but no officers ever showed up. She said the steady increase in crime is becoming "routine."
Inside Will Smith’s ‘Earth’ adventures: ‘Boulders were exploding near his head’
His new Disney+ nature series, “Welcome to Earth,” follows the actor as he takes his trademark enthusiasm and explores the far-flung corners of the world.
Fox News Christmas Tree Arson Suspect Craig Tamanaha Has 3 Priors, Fire Not Political: Cops
"We will not let this deliberate and brazen act of cowardice deter us," Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott said in an internal memo sent out to employees.
I showed up to my Tinder match’s house for our first date and there were police everywhere
The woman captioned her video: "Gotta love when the [red flags] are SCREAMING."
Greg Tate Tributes Paid to Music Writer and Critic After His Death Aged 64
Greg Tate's career of uplifting Black artistry and influence is being celebrated following his untimely death.
Instagram chief makes debut on the Hill
Instagram head Adam Mosseri will testify before Congress today.
Internet Backs Man Refusing to Help Elderly Neighbor Who Threatened His Dog
"A person's dog is their family," one person commented. "Don't threaten someone's family and expect free labor from them."
Germany bids Angela Merkel farewell as Olaf Scholz takes power
The man elected to take the helm of Europe's biggest economy as the new German Chancellor is a social democrat, but he'll share power with two other parties.
Where To Use the 'Destiny 2' Strange Key — And How To Get Strange Coins
The Magnum Opus quest in "Destiny 2" has a few steps that aren't self-explanatory. This guide will show you what to do with the strange key and how to earn strange coins.
Boris Johnson's aides joked about Christmas party in Downing Street while London was in lockdown
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing fierce criticism after a leaked video recording obtained by CNN affiliate ITV News shows senior Downing Street staff joking about when Johnson allegedly threw a Christmas party for his staff during last year's lockdown.
Top Philippines Diplomat on 'Stupidity' of Biden Africa Travel Bans: 'We Are All Going to Hell'
The Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines, Teodoro Locsin, Jr., denounced on Tuesday the "breathtaking stupidity" of travel bans imposed on African countries following the discovery of the Omicron variant of Chinese coronavirus in late November.
Europe's largest travel company says Omicron is hurting winter bookings
TUI says a surge in Covid-19 infections and the Omicron variant is taking its toll on winter holiday bookings.
Plaschke: If Lakers continue to stagger, Frank Vogel unfairly will be the first casualty
Coach Frank Vogel isn't to blame for the Lakers' disjointed roster and disinterested defense, but he'll take the fall unless they turn it around quickly.
"Bizarre" coral reef sounds offer hope of recovery after destruction
Scientists say there's now hope that reefs previously destroyed by fishermen using explosives to kill massive amounts of fish can be restored.
Kelly Bensimon shares tip on scoring a Yankee amid A-Rod dating rumors
Page Six exclusively reported in November that the newly single former MLB slugger had been texting the "RHONY" alum and asking her to hang out.
4.2 million Americans quit their jobs in October as workers continued to search for better opportunities
The high quits numbers are a reflection of what is perhaps the most worker friendly climate in decades.
Hollywood Minute: Spielberg's movie about his childhood
Steven Spielberg makes a film based on his own childhood, Olivia Rodrigo plans a tour, and your latest look at Guillermo del Toro's 'Nightmare Alley.'
Democrats Warn Texas is Next Target for Disinformation Aimed at Latinos
"It's clear that 2020 was a wakeup call and Florida was a warning," San-Antonio based Democratic strategist Joaquin Guerra told Newsweek.
‘And Just Like That’ filmed fake scenes to throw off fan spoilers
"Sex and the City" stars Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon made the admission during an interview Tuesday. "We don't want them to read the Cliff Notes beforehand," Nixon said.
Older Vehicles Put Seniors at High Risk of Car Accident Fatalities
Senior citizens tend to drive cars with less safety and driver assist tech, putting them at high risk of being killed in a traffic accident.
NFL Week 14 playoff scenarios: Cardinals, Packers, Bucs can punch their tickets
A few teams can clinch NFL playoff berths in Week 14, all of them in the NFC.
Ramy Inocencio
CBS News Correspondent, London