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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Top News Headlines: January 7th - January 13th, 2018

Sunday - January 7th, 2018

China's Ministry of Transport says 32 crew members from an Iranian oil tanker are missing after it collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast.

: "[Michael Wolff] didn't interview me. It's in his imagination."

BREAKING: 1 Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire matches all 6 numbers to claim $570 million grand prize.

made clear she opposes 's stipulation that a DACA solution will only occur when funding is provided for a border wall.

Syrian government forces and allied militiamen advances on the largest remaining rebel-held territory in the country's north.

On , gave his take on the controversial Michael Wolff book "Fire and Fury."

The National Society of Film Critics has named "Lady Bird" as the best picture of 2017.

.: "The [unemployment] numbers have come down for all racial demographics, but they've come down sharper... for black folks in the last year and a half."

Israeli rights group says authorities only bring indictments in about one in 10 ideologically-motivated attacks by Israelis against Palestinians in the occupied territories.

At Camp David, once more denied that he or his campaign colluded with Russia - and pointed the finger at and .

Sean Penn and Leonardo DiCaprio publicly praise each other's philanthropic work at Haiti fundraiser.

.: "The bottom line here is American companies are doing better since Mr. Trump won the election. They're making more money. More people are employed. The economy is growing at 3%. And the is getting its economics from ."

British Prime Minister Theresa May will shuffle her Cabinet as she tries to bolster her authority ahead of a crucial new phase in Brexit negotiations.

On , legendary college coach Dr. Lou Holtz gave his take on the 's declining ratings.

Two people injured in Stockholm explosion outside a subway station, not believed to be terror-related.

DACA recipients: Criminal activity vs. military service.

Trump says he'd be open to talking with North Korean leader

Yesterday, President celebrated the economic numbers for African Americans.

British Prime Minister Theresa May has dismissed concerns about Donald Trump's mental fitness, saying the U.S. president acts in what he sees as the best interests of his country

Trump's Jerusalem plan has behind-the-scenes backing in Egypt: report

Trump aide, CIA head defend president's fitness for office

. on author Michael Wolff's access: "There's a lot more folks than just [Steve Bannon] who've got some explaining to do."

The will be held tonight under a cloud of sexual misconduct scandals that have rocked Hollywood

OPINION: Trump keeps his promise: Blacks and Hispanics do better with him than Obama

Minnesota Democratic Sen. Tina Smith's first weekend back home after replacing Al Franken was a whirlwind of appearances as she balances the demands of her new job with campaigning for a special election in November.

Trump backs Sen. Paul's plan to fund infrastructure projects with suspended aid to Pakistan

BREAKING: Syrian activists say at least 18 people are killed by a car bomb in Idlib, country's largest rebel-held city

BREAKING NEWS: Steve Bannon apologized for unflattering comments attributed to him in the recently released Trump White House tell-all “Fire and Fury,” saying he “regrets” his delayed response and that he continues to support the president.

VIDEO: Black dresses and "Time's Up" pins protesting sexual misconduct dominate the 2018 red carpet. More coverage here:


"Morally, [Noor Salman's] as implicated in the Pulse Nightclub killings as her husband."

Pompeo, Lewandowski vehemently defend Trump, slam 'Fire and Fury' book as fiction

: "How dare liberals - people on the left - try to undo democracy by accusing a president of being mentally ill without any basis?"

Anthony slammed Michael Wolff's book "Fire and Fury," and defended the accomplishments of .

More calls for freedom with . The defiance was heard in front of the from anti-regime protesters here at home, Watch:

on Clinton probe: "Until this week, we hadn't seen much difference between this attorney general and the Holder administration and the Lynch administration."

JFK Airport water main break forces terminal evacuation amid massive delays

"If DOJ and FBI refuse to comply with a subpoena issued by Congress to turn over documents: "People at the highest levels of the Department of Justice and FBI could be held in contempt of Congress."

The : and Macron say uses 's "wealth to fund terrorism and militancy abroad." The continue. Here is calling for "non-violent disobedience."

P: "We also obviously went into budgets, and we went into DACA... and we hope that we're going to work out an arrangement with ."

"If it's a serious investigation, Mrs. Clinton needs to take some legal counsel and take this more seriously."

De Blasio to travel 'all around' America, denies it's a dry run for WH campaign

US Navy plane joins hunt for 32 sailors after Iranian tanker collides with freighter off China


MONDAY - January 8th, 2018

Bannon expresses 'regret' for comments attributed to him in 'Fire and Fury'

, , and pointed out the big changes in many Democrats' stance on illegal immigration from recent history to today.

Oil tanker burning off China's coast at risk of exploding.

US Army says it 'inadvertently' 'liked' Mindy Kaling's tweet mocking Trump

Iran's top diplomat warns neighbors over fomenting insecurity in his country in reference to anti-government protests.

Norwegian Cruise Line passengers on ship that sailed through 'bomb cyclone' describe 'nightmare' ride

What to expect from North-South Korean talks

.: Kim Jong Un "wants to hold onto power at all costs. He's running a country that's effectively a prison, and that nuclear arsenal is really the thing that's keeping him there..."

Golden Globes host Seth Meyers mocks Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey

Blanca Blanco responds to criticism after ignoring all-black dress code at : 'Shaming is part of the problem'

Pope urges efforts to rebuild trust in North Korea, Syria.

Jordan says its intelligence agency foiled a plan of attacks on military bases, shopping centers and other targets by a cell linked to Islamic State group.

Firefighters are at the scene of a blaze on top of Trump Tower in Manhattan.

JUST IN: Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in New York City, reports say

.: "[North Korea has] used negotiations in the past...to buy time for their own technological development."

Oprah Winfrey fans urge her to run for president following Golden Globes speech.

The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs at the College Football Championship game between Alabama and Georgia on Monday in Atlanta.

BREAKING: AP sources: Trump administration to end deportation protection for nearly 200,000 Salvadorans.

Read the transcript of the letter from the 'Fire and Fury' publisher.

Sixteen weather disasters in U.S. last year add up to a record $306 billion in damages.

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy walks out of a courthouse a free man, says he was jailed as 'political prisoner' for 700 days by US officials after armed standoff.

All charges against rancher Cliven Bundy, three others are dismissed

The issue of an interview with the president has come up in recent discussions between Mueller’s team and Trump lawyers, reports.

BREAKING: South Korean media say the 2 Koreas have begun talks at the border on Olympic cooperation and overall ties

Tillerson says he 'will push back on anybody who wants to force me to' send U.S. diplomats back to Cuba.

BREAKING: South Korea says North Korea has said it will send a delegation to the Winter Olympics next month in the South.

Aquesta Bank Gives Out $1K Bonuses, Hikes Minimum Wage After New Tax Cuts

JUST IN: President signs two executive orders to expand broadband access in rural areas

] is unconventional, we get that completely. But we can't use that as an excuse to say that he's mentally unfit."

WikiLeaks tweets then deletes link to text of new book

DOJ official who concealed meetings with dossier figures loses another job title

Grand jury seeks testimony about ' wife, $10M college loan: report


Zuma satellite launched by reportedly 'total loss,' failed to launch into orbit

Tour boat with US passengers sinks off Mexico, injuries reported



TUESDAY - JANUARY 9th, 2018

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News Network after public break with Trump.

Man arrested after trying to take shortcut across Miami International Airport runways, police say

Tensions ease a bit on the Korean Peninsula after a year of mounting animosity

Man arrested after trying to take shortcut across Miami International Airport runways, police say

Syria's military says Israeli missiles target military outposts near Damascus, claims Israeli jet shot down.

JUST IN: Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he will be running to fill the Arizona Senate seat that is now occupied by Republican Sen. Jeff Flake.

North Korea restores military hotline with South

to order mental health aid to prevent suicide among military veterans

The two Koreas agreed in a joint statement to hold talks on reducing military tensions and "actively cooperate" in next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Republicans probe FBI agents' text messages for evidence of leaks (Strzok)

Freezing? From falling iguanas, a 'stooges' hairdo and chickens saved from a road, our news hub has the stories that will warm your heart.

Bill Clinton rape accuser Juanita Broaddrick slams Oprah Winfrey's celebrated Golden Globe speech


JUST IN: 'Somebody's already been killed' because of Trump dossier, Fusion GPS rep revealed

IV bag shortage has U.S. hospital workers scrambling in the midst of a nasty flu season.

President Trump brings together Senate and House Leaders on Immigration Reform Plan: Media Invited To Stay For Most of Meeting:

During the White House briefing this afternoon, said participants in a bipartisan immigration meeting reached “an agreement to negotiate legislation” that would tackle these four key areas.

BREAKING: Senate Democrat releases transcript of co-founder of firm that hired former British spy to compile Trump dossier.

READ: Transcript of Senate Judiciary Committee interview with Glenn Simpson of Fusion GPS, which hired the author of the Trump-Russia dossier.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq all close the day at new record highs. This is the 75th record close for the Dow under .

Louisiana teacher is handcuffed and jailed after asking about salaries at a school board meeting.

Federal judges throw out North Carolina's congressional district map because of excessive partisanship by the GOP.

BREAKING: Japanese automakers Toyota, Mazda pick Alabama for $1.6 billion manufacturing plant, person briefed on situation says.

"I don't know how a case disappears in thin air." Judge says she's trying to figure out why a Detroit man who pleaded no contest in a manslaughter case in 2011 was never sentenced.

Plane piloted by doctor who may have lost consciousness while flying believed to be thousands of feet below Gulf of Mexico.

JUST IN: At least 13 dead in California mudslides, Santa Barbara County Sheriff confirms

North Korea talks: "We all want something good to come out of it and I think the administration feels the same way, but we've got to be somewhat skeptical about what their intentions are."


US OKs selling Japan missiles to shoot down North Korean missiles


'All hell broke loose.' Storms unleash deadly mudslides in Southern California. Read more:

No early reports of damage but warning of tsunami danger after magnitude 7.6 quake strikes in Caribbean Sea north of Honduras.