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Mining magnate: 'We haven't lobbied against climate change'
Iron ore mining magnate Andrew Forrest speaks to Amanpour about his $48 million dollar donation to bushfire relief and defends his sector's role in Australia's climate policy paralysis.
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Former nurse suspected of killing multiple babies (2013)
A former pediatric nurse suspected of killing dozens of young children is set for an early prison release.
What's ahead in the impeachment trial of President Trump
The impeachment trial is set to begin in the Senate on Tuesday, overseen by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.
Barack Obama’s Birthday Message for Michelle Is Full of Fun Photo Booth Pictures
If you’re shivering from the frigid temperatures of mid-January, allow yourself to bask in the warmth and expansive glow of the love expressed by Barack Obama for his wife, Michelle, on her birthday. In a sweet and heartwarming Instagram post on Friday, Barack affirmed his love, admiration, and appreciation for Michelle alongside a set of…
Video shows crazed man trying to steal display phones at AT&T store
A thief botched an attempt to steal cellphones on display at an AT&T store in Queens and instead looted a wad of cash from the register.
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson breaks silence on father Rocky’s death: ‘I’m in pain’
"Dad, I wish I had one more shot to tell you, I love you, before you crossed over to the other side."
Harvey Weinstein judge to defense: 'Nothing you said makes logical sense;' 10 jurors in place
Seven jurors have been selected in the Harvey Weinstein trial, and Friday, and his team made a last-ditch effort to have jury selection sequesterd.
California is giving camp trailers and modular tents to cities to help the homeless
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday highlighted his government's new provision of modular tents and camp trailers as part of a larger effort to fight homelessness.
A media initiative praised by President Obama
Abaas Mpindi's Media Challenge Initiative is building up the next generation of journalists in Uganda
Was Martin Luther King Jr. a Republican or a Democrat? The Answer Is Complicated
"I’m not concerned about telling you what party to vote for," he said in 1958
Behind the scenes with a renowned wildlife filmmaker
Brad Bestelink is drawing attention to the plight of the African landscape through his documentary films
'BMF' Jorge Masvidal sets 3-year timeline: 'I want to be at the highest level when I walk away'
"I want to fight three more (expletive) years is, what I want to do – and at the highest level."       Related StoriesSteve-O wants Conor McGregor to beat Donald Cerrone at UFC 246 so Jorge Masvidal can get paidJorge Masvidal, Kamaru Usman still talk trash, but interest in potential fight differsVideo: Watch UFC 246 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMA Junkie at 6 p.m. ET
Miranda Lambert reveals 'deal-breaker' that would have led to split from Brendan McLoughlin
Miranda Lambert continues to gush about her husband, Brendan McLoughlin, during their first year of marriage. But the country crooner has now revealed the one deal-breaker that would have ended their relationship from the very start.
10 jurors now on board for Harvey Weinstein’s sex-assault trial
Six of them are white men.
Nearly 90 million under winter weather alert as sprawling storm picks up across US
Forecasters say blizzards are expected for the Upper Midwest. By Saturday, snow is expected in Pennsylvania, New York and much of New England.
Betty White turns 98: Here are 6 things to know about the actress
She’s a television legend, and Friday, Betty White celebrates her 98th birthday.
Billionaire found guilty of smuggling Picasso painting from Spain
The work is valued at $28 million and was designated a Spanish national artistic treasure.
Applications to become Japanese billionaire’s girlfriend tops 20,000
More than 20,000 women have applied to be Yusaku Maezawa’s girlfriend, streaming service AbemaTV said ahead of its documentary on his search for a “life partner” to take on his moon voyage.
Shocking video shows truck spin out on snowy highway
Maine State Police released a video from a December 2019 incident in which a truck loses control on a snowy highway.
Luis Nani: United will surprise Liverpool and win
Former Manchester United star Nani tells CNN that he believes United will surprise a lot of people and win against Premier League leaders Liverpool.
Sheriff on Virginia Dems' gun control push: 'Never seen something so strongly opposed'
Culpeper County Sheriff Scott Jenkins reacted on Friday to the Virginia state House Democratic majority pushing several gun control legislation to the state senate, calling it an overreaching agenda against the second amendment.
More Americans are alarmed by global warming than ever before, survey reveals
A new survey of Americans' views on global warming shows that the proportion who are "alarmed" by global warming is at an all-time high, and that the number of Americans in this category has tripled in the last five years.
Causa conmoción la muerte de dos actores al caer de un puente mientras grababan una serie en México
Jorge Navarro Sánchez y Luis Gerardo Rivera perdieron la vida y la cadena Televisa confirma el lamentable suceso
Exclusive: Peter Navarro Previews Phase Two of China Trade Deal
"It's useful now to see that we're finally cracking down on those things," Navarro said. "Good for this president."
A former nurse suspected of killing dozens of children has been sentenced to life in prison
A former Texas nurse suspected of murdering dozens of young children decades ago was sentenced to life in prison Thursday after pleading guilty in San Antonio court to killing an 11-month-old boy in 1981.
Which Restaurants Are Open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2020? McDonald's, Buffalo Wild Wings, Chick-fil-A, and More
We look at the hours of operation at various restaurant chains across the country for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Here are the movies and shows coming to Peacock
Peacock, NBCUniversal's new streaming service, comes with a colorful library that has a bit of everything.
World Economic Forum: 50 years in 50 seconds
Take a look back through 50 years of the world's richest and most powerful people at The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
As Australia burns, it's Murdoch vs. Murdoch on climate change
Media mogul's son is the latest to accuse him of downplaying the role of global warming in the lethal blazes.
Woman who poisoned husband with eye drops gets 25 years in prison
Lana Sue Clayton, 53, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter after she admitted to giving her husband drinks laced with Visine.
Five Times Elizabeth Warren Was Exposed for False Claims
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has -- again -- fallen under public scrutiny for allegedly spreading falsehoods. Here are five instances involving Warren being called out for making false claims -- most of which resulted in the senator eventually having admitted wrongdoing.
Lisa Vanderpump reacts to Max Boyens and Brett Caprioni’s old racist tweets
SUR boss Lisa Vanderpump is finally speaking out after two of her employees' racist remarks on Twitter were uncovered.
Trump Judge Rejects Trans Defendant's Motion to Be Referred to by Correct Pronouns
Judge Stuart Kyle Duncan referred to Kathrine Nicole Jett as "he" throughout his advisory opinion on her motion filing.
A truck carrying 1,738 piglets overturned in Iowa
A truck full of piglets overturned on an Iowa interstate Thursday, slowing rush-hour traffic while authorities cleared the wreck and rounded up scurrying swine.
Was the Warren-Sanders Spat About Sexism, Honesty, or How to Govern?
Both. But it’s also a fight about how to govern.
SamTrans accused of playing 'musical chairs' with homeless, busing them to San Francisco and abandoning them
The blame game is in full swing in the Bay Area following allegations that counties are playing "musical chairs" with their homeless - using resources to shuttle transients, drug addicts and the mentally ill to San Fransisco and abandoning them.
As impeachment captures attention, Trump tries to shift focus to the economy
Over two days and two trade victories, President Donald Trump tried to turn the spotlight from impeachment to the economy.
Alyssa Nakken hire has earned Giants high praise. But not from ex-player Aubrey Huff
In response to the San Francisco Giants hiring the first female coach in MLB, Alyssa Nakken, former player Aubrey Huff tweeted his displeasure.
Exclusive — Mike Pence: ‘USMCA Is a Huge Win for American Workers and American Farmers’
Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News exclusively on Thursday that the Senate’s passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement is a “huge win” for American workers and farmers.
Betty White gets 98th birthday duet from Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds
Happy birthday, Betty White. The beloved, still-working actress and comedian turned 98 Friday — and celebrities were tripping over each other to wish her a good one. “Happy birthday to you,” Sandra Bullock, 55, and Ryan Reynolds, 43, separately sing over video chat in a viral video posted to Reynolds’ Twitter and Instagram Friday morning. The...
Overwatch League Adds GOAT Brigitte Skin: Will Its Esports Series Survive 2020?
"Overwatch" gets a GOAT Brigitte skin soon. Here's everything you need to know including its release date, estimated cost and more.
Trump honors national champion LSU Tigers at White House
Just days after they capped off a 15-0 national championship season in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome with President Trump in attendance, the LSU Tigers stopped by the White House on Friday to be honored by the commander-in-chief.
NFL Draft 2020: Joe Burrow isn’t plotting to pull an Eli Manning on the Bengals
Joe Burrow isn’t going to pull an Eli Manning on the Cincinnati Bengals, according to his dad. On the heels of a sensational senior year that included winning the Heisman Trophy by the largest margin ever and throwing five touchdowns to lead LSU to a national championship, the 23-year old is the presumptive No. 1...
Man caught on camera stealing $500 from woman playing slots in Queens
It was all or nothing for a guy who ripped $500 bucks from a woman’s hands as she was gambling at a Queens casino.
Fed's Bullard: "Material reassessment" is "big tent language"
St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard expounded on what might comprise a "material reassessment" of the economic outlook, the Treasury yield curve, the central bank's framework review and more in a Reuters interview.
Martha McSally's staggering cynicism
Virtue signaling is all the rage in politics these days.
Senate Impeachment Trial Schedule and What Comes Next as White House, Democrats Prepare Arguments
Over the weekend, House impeachment managers and the president's defense team will draft briefs that will lay out each side's argument.