• Apple will pay $38 billion tax bill on overseas profits, hire 20,000 and open new campus

    Apple, which has come under major criticism for building much of its popular products in China, announced a sweeping set of moves partially tied to the recent tax bill, including paying $38 billion in taxes from profits made overseas and opening another corporate campus. The iPhone maker said it also will...
  • Experts recommend lower drunken driving threshold to prevent deaths

    WASHINGTON — A prestigious scientific panel is recommending that states significantly lower their drunken driving thresholds as part of a blueprint to eliminate the “entirely preventable” 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths in the United States each year. The U.S. government-commissioned, 489-page report by a panel of the National Academies of...
  • Family says hospital exposed 85 year old to HIV

    An 85-year-old New Hampshire man may have accidentally been exposed to HIV after a hospital mistakenly injected him with an insulin pen previously used on an HIV-positive patient. Eugene Devoyd, 85, was at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center due to a medical emergency relating to his diabetes, among other ailments, when he...
  • Icy roads lead to hundreds of crashes across Georgia

    ATLANTA – Road conditions are beginning to improve throughout metro Atlanta, after a morning full of crashes due to snow and ice. Georgia’s Department of Transportation urged people Wednesday morning to stay home, off the interstates and let crews get to work. “It’s going to be dangerously cold today,” Severe Weather...
  • Car goes airborne, slams into 2nd floor of California office

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say two people escaped serious injuries when the car they were in went airborne and slammed into the second floor of a Southern California dental office. Orange County fire officials say the Nissan Altima hit a center divider early Sunday, soared into the...
  • Ashleigh Banfield HLN Host comes for Aziz Ansari’s sexual misconduct accuser

    HLN host Ashleigh Banfield has come to Aziz Ansari‘s defense after the comedian was accused of sexual misconduct. Over the weekend, Babe.net published an accountfrom a Brooklyn photographer accusing Ansari, 34, of sexual assault. In the piece, the accuser claimed that the “Master of None” star ignored numerous non-verbal “cues” indicating that she...
  • H&M Model parents moved out of home due to international backlash

    The parents of the young Black boy who modeled what many felt was a racist hoodie in an H&M ad, say they’ve had to move out of their home because of the international backlash. Terry Mango and Frank Odhiambo, the parents of the model Liam Mango, say while they understand the reactions...
  • California hospitals setting up tents to treat flu patients

    Ana Oktay rushed to the hospital in late December struggling to breathe, with a 102-degree fever and a cough that wouldn’t let up. She expected doctors to tell her she had pneumonia or bronchitis. “They were just like: ‘It’s just influenza A. It’s just what’s going around,’ ” said...
  • Malnourished and shackled children found in home….Parents arrested

    A shocking scene of filth and depravity was uncovered in a quiet California neighborhood — where a dozen emaciated siblings were found shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks after a 13th managed to escape the nightmare, police said Monday. The siblings — ranging in age from 2...