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Netflix heads into showdown with slowing subscriber growth

Posted 10/17/2019 in National

Netflix's subscriber growth is bogging down even before the leading video streaming service confronts high-powered threats from Apple and Walt Disney Co.

 

 

UK, EU reach outline Brexit deal; still needs ratification

Posted 10/17/2019 in National

Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations -- though it must still be formally approved by the bloc and ratified by the European and U.K. Parliaments.

 

 

House Democrats not easing up on their impeachment probe

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

The impeachment inquiry is revealing vivid new details about the high-level unease over President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine and those of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani as the swift-moving probe by House Democrats shows no signs of easing.

 

 

Hunter Biden denies wrongdoing in Ukraine, China dealings

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

Hunter Biden, acknowledging that his family name created business opportunities, rejected assertions by President Donald Trump that he did anything wrong by engaging in foreign work in Ukraine and China.

 

 

Fort Worth chief: 'Absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a gun pointed at a bedroom window. But the police chief and activists said the focus was on the wrong gun.

 

 

New study: Opioid crisis cost US economy $631B over 4 years

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

The opioid crisis cost the U.S. economy $631 billion from 2015 through last year -- and it may keep getting more expensive, according to a study released Tuesday by the Society of Actuaries.

 

 

Debate takeaways: Warren under fire, 70s club ignores the age issue

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

A dozen Democratic presidential candidates participated in a spirited debate over health care, taxes, gun control and impeachment.

 

 

Scrutiny of vaccine exemptions banishes some from schools

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

Carl and Kerri Schwartz say they have good medical reason for not vaccinating their disabled 11-year-old son, Thorn, and until recently his local public school went along with their family doctor's advice.

 

 

End in sight? GM CEO Barra joins talks with striking union

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

General Motors CEO Mary Barra joined negotiators at the bargaining table, an indication that a deal may be near to end a monthlong strike by the United Auto Workers union that has paralyzed the company's factories.

 

 

Fearing US abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

When Syria's Kurdish fighters, America's longtime battlefield allies against the Islamic State, announced over the weekend that they were switching sides and joining up with Damascus and Moscow, it seemed like a moment of geopolitical whiplash.

 

 

MeToo leader launches new hashtag to mobilize voters

Posted 10/16/2019 in National

The founder of #MeToo is using the second anniversary of the movement to launch a new effort intended to mobilize voters heading into the 2020 election.

 

 

Voters weary of more investigations as impeachment ramps up

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

As Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump intensifies, Mark Stenske feels like he's seen this movie before, and the storyline is getting old.

 

 

Biden, Warren, Sanders face scrutiny at Democratic debate

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

Joe Biden is facing baseless -- but persistent -- allegations of wrongdoing overseas that could undermine his argument that he's best positioned to defeat the president. Bernie Sanders is recovering from a heart attack that raised questions about his ability to withstand the vigor of a presidential campaign. And Elizabeth Warren is fending off new scrutiny of her biography.

 

 

Fort Worth officer released on bond after murder charge

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

A white former Fort Worth police officer charged with murder after shooting a black woman through a window of her home has been released on bond, and the department told a grieving community that investigators would ensure "no stone is left unturned" in the search for answers.

 

 

Health tips from Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen for 10-15-19

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

 

 

Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC for Weinstein story

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

In reporter Ronan Farrow's account of his contentious divorce from NBC News, the more evidence he gathered on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct, the less enthusiastic his bosses seemed to be.

 

 

AP source: Former Trump adviser opposed ambassador's firing

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

Fiona Hill, a former White House adviser on Russia, told House impeachment investigators behind closed doors that she had strongly and repeatedly objected to the ouster earlier this year of former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, according to a person familiar with the testimony.

 

 

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Posted 10/15/2019 in National

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates.

 

 

Esper: US is not abandoning Kurds in face of Turkish attack

Posted 10/12/2019 in National

Top Pentagon officials on Friday denied the U.S. is abandoning its Syrian Kurdish allies in the face of a Turkish military offensive, although the future of a counterterrorism partnership with the Kurds was in grave doubt.

 

 

Religious right sticks by Trump as political heat rises

Posted 10/12/2019 in National

As the threat of impeachment looms, President Donald Trump is digging in and taking solace in the base that helped him get elected: conservative evangelical Christians who laud his commitment to enacting their agenda.

 

 

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