(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- Thousands of drones were used to put on a light show during the opening ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday morning for the first time, according to Intel, which is overseeing the ev... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The wild ride on Wall Street continued Thursday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunging more than 1,000 points for the second time this week.
At the closing bell, the Dow was down 1,032 points, or 4.15 percent, finishi... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A stuntwoman has filed a charge of sex discrimination with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission challenging the age-old practice of "wigging," in which stuntmen don wigs and women's clothing to double for actresses.
V... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- From a microbe to a mango, 2018 will see the release of dozens of new emojis, according to a statement from Unicode, the organization in charge of emoji data and development. Unicode finalized the list on Wednesday.
“Em... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Political candidates may be watching the ups and downs of bitcoin a little more now, because it could be the new frontier for increasing campaign contributions.
Missouri Republican Austin Petersen's campaign for Senate rece... Read More
(BALTIMORE) -- A Southwest Airlines plane apparently skidded off the taxiway during takeoff Wednesday at the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in Maryland.
Southwest Airlines flight 906, bound for Jamaica's Monte... Read More
(LAS VEGAS) -- Embattled casino kingpin Steve Wynn has stepped down from his position as CEO and chairman of the board of directors of Wynn Resorts, following multiple allegations against him of sexual misconduct, which he has vehemently denied.
(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) -- Large crowds gathered and big cheers erupted as the Falcon Heavy, SpaceX's most powerful rocket yet, blasted off Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center's pad 39A, where Apollo 11 launched for the moon nearly 50 years ago.
(NEW YORK) -- It's a question not even Amazon's Alexa has the answer to: Just where does the online retailer plan to build its second headquarters?
But the company's Super Bowl commercial Sunday had some viewers' tongues wagging -- and not... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Eight new hotels have received an AAA Five Diamond ranking in the last 12 months, putting them in a very exclusive class of inspected hotels.
There are a total of 121 hotels on the list. Honorees range from historic inns to b... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Two cars on an Amtrak train carrying dozens of passengers from Washington, D.C., to Boston separated Tuesday morning, the railroad corporation said in a statement.
Acela Express train No. 2150 experienced a "mechanical issu... Read More