Iran strikes back at US with missile attack at bases in Iraq
Iran strikes back at the United States for killing a top Revolutionary Guard commander, calling it revenge for the U.S. killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani. U.S. officials say Iran fired a series of ballistic missiles at two military bases in Iraq housing American troops. There were no immediate report…
U.S Citizens Urged to Leave Iraq ‘Immediately’
All public consular operations have been suspended at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.
Income Growing in Tech Hubs Over Past 5 Years
Household income has grown the most in tech and entertainment centers.
Trump Impeached on Charges of Abuse of Power, Obstruction
President Donald Trump is striking a defiant tone in the wake of becoming only the third president in American history to be impeached.
Anti-Doping Agency Imposes 4-year Ban on Russia
Russia was slapped with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo Olympics, over a longstanding doping scandal.
New Orleans Strip Club Owner Charged with Raping Drunk Teen
The owner of a strip club in a popular New Orleans entertainment district has been charged with raping an intoxicated, underage girl who was visiting the area with friends.
Edwards Pledges Increased Spending on Louisiana’s Colleges
Governor John Bel Edwards told the board overseeing Louisiana's largest university system that he will propose to again raise spending on public college campuses next year.
Uber Reports More than 3,000 Sexual Assaults on 2018 Rides
In a long anticipated safety report, ride-sharing giant Uber says more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U.S. rides in 2018.
Mitchell Trubisky helps Bears beat Cowboys
Mitchell Trubisky threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score in the Chicago Bears' 31-24 victory over Dak Prescott and the slumping Dallas Cowboys.
Chaos in Paris Forces Eiffel Tower to Close
The Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains stood still and tens of thousands of people marched through Paris and other cities Thursday in a massive and sometimes chaotic outpouring of anger at the government’s plan to overhaul the retirement system.