Weather Channel rips Breitbart: 'Stop using our video to mislead' people

Weather Channel rips Breitbart: 'Stop using our video to mislead' people

The Weather Channel called out Breitbart News for being climate change deniers, asking the conservative blog to stop using its videos to back up its points.

Raging Oakland warehouse fire trapped victims in smoke

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The fire that killed 36 people during a party at an Oakland warehouse started on the ground floor and quickly raged, with smoke billowing into the second level and trapping victims whose only escape route was through the flames, federal investigators said Wednesday.

Textbook that says some slaves treated like family is pulled

December 7
A social studies textbook that says some slaves in Connecticut were cared for like family members is being pulled from fourth-grade classrooms in Norwalk.
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MN Lottery

MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Wednesday:01-02-05-08-11-12-13-14-15-16-22-23(one, two, five, eight, eleven, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen, twenty-two, twenty-three)03-04-05-09-11-12-16-17-20-21-22-23(three, four, five, nine, eleven, twelve, sixteen,…
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:41-48-49-53-64, Powerball: 20, Power Play: 2(forty-one, forty-eight, forty-nine, fifty-three, sixty-four; Powerball:…
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Poet, nail art lover among warehouse fire victims

A closer look at the 36 people killed when flames raced through a dance party Friday at a converted Oakland warehouse.
National
December 7

An officer and a refugee: New policeman straddles worlds

Soon after arriving in New Hampshire as a teenager, Abdesselam Baddaoui met two fellow refugees who accidentally ended up involved in a criminal case because, after being instructed about domestic violence laws, the wife mistakenly believed she had to call police any time she and her husband argued.
Variety
December 7

Signs to mark eastern and western ends of longest US road

Signs marking the eastern and western ends of the longest continuous road in the U.S. are being unveiled on both coasts.
National
December 7

Trump chooses hardliners but talks softer on immigration

Donald Trump embraced new Cabinet officers Wednesday whose backgrounds suggest he's primed to put tough actions behind his campaign rhetoric on immigration and the environment, even as he seemed to soften his yearlong stance on immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children.
Stage & Arts
December 7

Review: 'Hairspray Live!' pushes the boundaries and wins big

There may have been enough aerosol spray to burn off the rest of our ozone layer, but Wednesday's ambitious live version of the musical "Hairspray" on NBC was worth the environmental damage. It was light and fun and soon had you stuck.
Nation
December 7

Winning numbers drawn in 'Hot Lotto' game

DES MOINES, Iowa _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Hot Lotto" game were:16-29-36-37-45, Hot Ball: 19(sixteen, twenty-nine, thirty-six, thirty-seven, forty-five; Hot…
Variety
December 7

US life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase

A decades-long trend of rising life expectancy in the U.S. could be ending: It declined last year and it is no better than it was four years ago.
National
December 7
FILE - In a Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 file photo, Leonardo Dicaprio atte...

DiCaprio meets with Trump on green jobs to boost economy

Leonardo DiCaprio and the head of his foundation met Wednesday with President-elect Donald Trump to discuss how jobs centered on preserving the environment can boost the economy.
Nation
December 7

Shoplifting suspect stabs officer at South Carolina Walmart

A deputy police chief says a female officer has been stabbed inside a Walmart store in Columbia, South Carolina, while responding to a shoplifting call.
Nation
December 7

Man gets 2 years in jail for crash that killed German bikers

A man who crashed his pickup into a group of German motorcyclists heading to Yellowstone National Park, killing three, has been sentenced to two years in jail.
Local
December 7
A cruel blast of winter has put one more strain on oil pipeline protesters in North Dakota. These veterans tried to stay warm and scrambled to cook food in a tent.

One more foe for those fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline

As a blizzard pummels the North Dakota prairie, some depart and others dig in.
Nation
December 7

Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Megabucks" game were:01-17-26-27-35-43(one, seventeen, twenty-six, twenty-seven, thirty-five, forty-three)Estimated jackpot: $1 million
Nation
December 7

Winning numbers drawn in 'Badger 5' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Badger 5" game were:09-17-20-23-24(nine, seventeen, twenty, twenty-three, twenty-four)Estimated jackpot: $28,000ΒΆ Maximum…
Nation
December 7

Asian stocks advance ahead of ECB decision

Asian shares rose on Thursday after an overnight surge on U.S. markets. Investors were focused the European Central Bank's meeting later in the day.
Variety
December 7

New York restaurant threatened by Pizzagate hoax callers

A popular New York restaurant has become the latest victim of a fake-news conspiracy about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a Washington, D.C., pizza joint.
Nation
December 7

Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperCash' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "SuperCash" game were:01-07-12-14-33-34, Doubler: N(one, seven, twelve, fourteen, thirty-three, thirty-four; Doubler:…
Nation
December 7

Campus officer shot teen with knife at Nevada high school

A campus police officer shot a knife-wielding student at a Nevada high school on Wednesday during a confrontation witnessed by dozens of other students, Reno police said.
Nation
December 7

Winning numbers drawn in '5 Card Cash' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "5 Card Cash" game were:KD-5C-9D-8H-7S(KD, 5C, 9D, 8H, 7S)