US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump added economic action to his fiery military threats against North Korea on Thursday, authorizing stiffer new sanctions in response to the Koreans’ nuclear…

Antifa activists charged with felony assault, assault with a deadly weapon, and other violations By Newt Gingrich On Inauguration Day, leftwing protesters took to the streets of the nation’s Capital. They…

Markets Right Now: Stocks wobble after Fed, but close higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Apple says its new watch has cellular connectivity problems

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple confirmed that its new Series 3 Apple Watch can encounter problems connecting to a cellular network. The problems arise when the watch joins unauthenticated Wi-Fi…

By Michael Brown The city of Berkeley was on alert. Barriers were erected to stop violent protesters. Bank of America boarded up windows. Police were authorized to use pepper spray…

Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the enormous breach of 143 million Americans’…

In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will use his debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly next week to offer warmth to the United States’ allies and warnings to…

By Larry Elder In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. appeared on a BBC news show. The host asked King about Attorney General Robert Kennedy’s prediction, an audacious one at…

The “Forgotten Americans” had legitimate grievances, which Democrats still ignore By Marc A. Thiessen  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Now she has put the blame on a new scapegoat: millions of bigoted…

Target recalls nearly 180,000 dressers that can tip over

NEW YORK (AP) — Target says it is recalling nearly 180,000 dressers because they can tip over and pose a risk to children. Source: Business – The Eagle

Banks and tech companies pull US stocks slightly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are barely lower Wednesday morning as banks and technology companies give back some of their gains from earlier in the week. Apple continues to…

In post-Harvey Houston, extent of water contamination largely unknown

When Houston-based epidemiologist Winifred Hamilton spent a few days in the field last week collecting samples of the abundant floodwater Tropical Storm Harvey had left in its wake, she was…

Most Americans believe in self-governing ideal that people are supposed to be in charge. By Scott Rasmussen Back when I was a pollster, I would explain that following the daily…

Publisher Tronc acquires Daily News, storied NY tabloid

NEW YORK (AP) — The storied New York tabloid newspaper the Daily News has been acquired by Tronc, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and The Chicago Tribune. Source:…

Gas prices spike as refineries remain shut

NEW YORK (AP) — Gas prices hit a high for the year on Labor Day as refineries work to recover after Harvey. Source: Business – The Eagle

United Technologies buys Rockwell Collins for $22.75 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — United Technologies is acquiring Rockwell Collins for $22.75 billion in order to expand its aerospace capabilities. Source: Business – The Eagle

Conservative publisher wants nothing more to do with Times

NEW YORK (AP) — A company that publishes books by Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Ann Coulter and other conservative authors says it wants nothing to do anymore with The New…

US stocks edge higher as jobs report soothes Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly higher Friday morning after a slightly weak jobs report reassures investors that the Federal Reserve probably won’t raise interest rates again soon.…

Harvey’s flooding spurs concern about Houston’s toxic waste sites

As rain poured and floodwaters inched toward his house in south Houston, Wes Highfield set out on a risky mission in his Jeep Cherokee. He drove in several directions to…

Trump Organization gives up US Open suite, but wants it back

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association says that the Trump Organization has suspended its suite agreement for the U.S. Open while President Donald Trump is in the White…