Top Stories 2017

  • 'Slow moving' meteor lights up Metro Detroit
    on January 17, 2018 at 2:26 pm

    'Slow moving' meteor lights up Metro Detroit  The Detroit NewsBright Light, Sonic Boom As Likely Meteor Streaks Across Southern Michigan  NPRNASA: Meteorites 'likely' on ground in southeast Michigan  Detroit Free PressFull coverag […]

  • Ryan Zinke drove most of the National Park Service advisory board to resign
    on January 17, 2018 at 2:02 pm

    Ryan Zinke drove most of the National Park Service advisory board to resign  SalonMost of the National Park Service Advisory Board Just Quit in Protest  New York MagazineMost of the National Park System Advisory Board resigned in protest  WJLAFull coverag […]

  • Ann Curry "not surprised" by Matt Lauer allegations, says harassment was pervasive at NBC
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:52 pm

    Ann Curry "not surprised" by Matt Lauer allegations, says harassment was pervasive at NBC  CBS NewsAnn Curry breaks silence on Matt Lauer: 'I'm not surprised by the allegations'  USA TODAYFormer 'Today' Co-Host Ann Curry Not Surprised At Matt Lauer's Ouster  DeadlineFull coverag […]

  • The Latest: Pope Honors Victims of Dictatorship
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:52 pm

    The Latest: Pope Honors Victims of Dictatorship  U.S. News & World ReportPope to Women at Chile Prison: Build a Better Future  National Catholic RegisterFull coverag […]

  • Bitcoin drops below $10000 with $30 billion of value wiped off in a day as cryptocurrency sell-off...
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:46 pm

    Bitcoin drops below $10000 with $30 billion of value wiped off in a day as cryptocurrency sell-off deepens  CNBCCryptocurrency Surge Sent Lawsuit Stake Soaring to $16 Billion  BloombergBitcoin jolted by regulation worries, falls 7 percent on extended selloff  ReutersRipple is not 'The Dream'  The AustralianBitcoin's 'happy dream' looking more like a nightmare after 50% fall from peak  Financial PostFull coverag […]

  • North Korean Athletes Will March With South Koreans At Pyeongchang Olympics
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:36 pm

    North Korean Athletes Will March With South Koreans At Pyeongchang Olympics  NPRKoreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games  BBC NewsChina accuses US of "Cold War thinking" with North Korea summit  CBS NewsVancouver's Korea conference must focus on long-term solutions  The Globe and MailUS, Japan warn North Korea playing for time as talks press on  CNNFull coverag […]

  • Houston-area roads remain 'treacherous'
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:25 pm

    Houston-area roads remain 'treacherous'  Chron.comIce, Brutal Cold Grips The Lone Star State Wednesday  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthWinter Storm Inga Brings More Snow to the South After Hitting the Plains, Midwest (PHOTOS)  The Weather ChannelTaste of February Coming - Accumulating Snow Early Next Week?  Minneapolis Star TribuneFull coverag […]

  • California Today: Lessons From Montecito's Neighbor
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:17 pm

    California Today: Lessons From Montecito's Neighbor  New York TimesAs Montecito mudslide cleanup continues, crews prepare for the next storm  KSBY San Luis Obispo NewsMontecito family who lost home in mudslide finds missing cat in rubble  The Week MagazineI survived the California fires and mudslides. Here's why I don't leave  Sacramento BeeFull coverag […]

  • Macron Meets May With French Seeking Support on Calais Migrants
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    Macron Meets May With French Seeking Support on Calais Migrants  BloombergBritain, France to sign new immigration treaty during Macron visit  ReutersThanks for Bayeux! Here are 7 other works of art the EU should lend us if they want to reverse Brexit  Mirror.co.ukMacron charm can't be allowed to put the skids under NATO  The AustralianFull coverag […]

  • Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert ridicule President Trump, his 'Fake News Awards'
    on January 17, 2018 at 12:51 pm

    Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert ridicule President Trump, his 'Fake News Awards'  USA TODAYAhead of his awards, a list of Trump's own 'fake news' controversies  New York Daily NewsTrump Is Not the First President to Bash the Media—But He Might Be the Worst  Mother JonesTrump's 'Fake News Awards' Have a Sinister Subtext  BloombergFull coverag […]

  • Police suspect suicide in death of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski
    on January 17, 2018 at 12:42 pm

    Police suspect suicide in death of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski  Washington PostWashington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead of apparent suicide  Syracuse.comTyler Hilinski, Washington State quarterback, found dead, police say  Boston.comPolice: Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead in apparent suicide  ESPNWSU QB Tyler Hilinski, 21, dies from an apparent suicide  Seattle TimesFull coverag […]

  • Nuclear war, extreme weather top list of 2018 threats in global survey
    on January 17, 2018 at 12:41 pm

    Nuclear war, extreme weather top list of 2018 threats in global survey  USA TODAYDavos paper attacks Trump's views on trade  ReutersExtreme weather conditions single most prominent risk to global economy: World Economic Forum  Zee NewsWEF survey: 80% think risks associated with war involving major powers will increase in future  Business TodayFull coverag […]

  • 'New California' movement seeks to divide the Golden State in half
    on January 17, 2018 at 12:11 pm

    'New California' movement seeks to divide the Golden State in half  Fox News'New California' campaign aims to separate rural counties from coastal cities  SFGate'New California' wants to break off from rest of state  New York Daily NewsFull coverag […]

  • 'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' former Nazi officer denied mercy plea
    on January 17, 2018 at 11:19 am

    'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' former Nazi officer denied mercy plea  CNN'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz's' mercy plea gets rejected  New York Post'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz's' Plea for Mercy Rejected - German Media  U.S. News & World ReportNo mercy for the bookkeeper of Auschwitz: Former SS guard, 94, convicted for participating in 300000 murders WILL ...  Daily MailFull coverag […]

  • Email campaign urges no bail for Blaze Bernstein's suspected killer
    on January 17, 2018 at 4:40 am

    Email campaign urges no bail for Blaze Bernstein's suspected killer  CBS NewsProsecutors to announce charges in college student's killing  ABC NewsBlaze Bernstein's alleged killer told authorities he was kissed on lips  Fox NewsFull coverag […]

  • How a malnourished teen escaped a house full of chains and freed her 12 siblings
    on January 17, 2018 at 1:22 am

    How a malnourished teen escaped a house full of chains and freed her 12 siblings  Washington PostFamily members of California couple accused of torturing 13 children learned of allegations from reporters  The Mercury NewsCan anyone open a school at home in California  BBC NewsCalifornia Parents Accused Of Torturing Their 13 Children  Patch.comFull coverag […]

  • Ex-commanders face negligent homicide charges over deadly Navy collisions
    on January 17, 2018 at 12:09 am

    Ex-commanders face negligent homicide charges over deadly Navy collisions  CNNUS Navy officers in charge of crashed destroyers charged with negligent homicide  Business InsiderNaval Commanders In 2 Deadly Ship Collisions To Be Charged With Negligent Homicide  NPRFull coverag […]

  • US cuts funding for Palestinians following Trump's Twitter threat
    on January 16, 2018 at 11:34 pm

    US cuts funding for Palestinians following Trump's Twitter threat  CNNSchools, health could be hit by US cut for Palestinian refugee funds: UNRWA chief  ReutersUS Withholds $65 Million From UN Relief Agency for Palestinians  New York TimesFull coverag […]

  • Ex-CIA Officer Suspected of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested
    on January 16, 2018 at 11:30 pm

    Ex-CIA Officer Suspected of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested  New York TimesEx-CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee held 'for helping China'  BBC NewsFormer CIA Agent Allegedly Kept Top-Secret Information; Violated Espionage Act  U.S. News & World ReportFormer CIA Officer Arrested for Retaining Classified Information | USAO-EDVA | Department of Justice  Department of JusticeEx-CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee suspected of spying for China  NBCNews.comFull coverag […]

  • In Oymyakon, Russia it's currently cold enough to shatter thermometers and freeze eyelashes
    on January 16, 2018 at 4:37 pm

    In Oymyakon, Russia it's currently cold enough to shatter thermometers and freeze eyelashes  Chron.comBig freeze: Russia's Yakutia sees near-record cold spell  Fox NewsIt's so cold in Russia that thermometers are breaking  BGRFull coverag […]