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  • A bull roamed the streets of Queens. (Twitter/Vladimir Vilsaint)

    Bull roams streets of Queens for 2 hours, evades police capture

    Queens, NY (WPIX) – A bull roamed the streets of Queens for about two hours, evading police capture, on Tuesday. Police first received a call about the bull at 10:20 a.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. The bull was captured around 12:20 p.m. There is a slaughterhouse in the area, but it is not yet clear if the bull escaped from it. The bovine was first reported at Archer Boulevard and 146th Street, police said. Police have not yet captured the […]

  • There is speculation that Breitbart News has plans to cut ties with its editor Milo Yiannopoulos

    Downfall of a troll: Milo Yiannopoulos finds himself in rare hot sea

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Milo Yiannopoulos finally went too far. It’s odd to say that about someone who has called feminism “a bowel cancer,” labeled a reporter a “thick-as-pig-sh*t media Jew” and has said flatly that he hates Islam. But Yiannopoulos, an editor at Breitbart News who describes himself as “the most fabulous supervillain on the internet,” now finds himself in a professional crisis unlike any he’s faced before. While Yiannopoulos has made a living off deliberately offensive statements, recently […]

  • The Smithsonian's National Zoo's panda Bao Bao, 3,  has left the zoo and is moving to Chengdu, China, on February 21, 2017.

    Bao Bao bids adieu to Washington, begins journey to China

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — Everything she owns is in a box, and it left. The Smithsonian National Zoo’s beloved panda, Bao Bao, 3 1/2, began her move to Chengdu, China, Tuesday, and to many in Washington she is indeed irreplaceable. Panda Mei Xiang gave birth to Bao Bao on August 23, 2013, in what turned out to be a successful birth following the death of her 6-day-old panda cub one year earlier. After an online vote, the 100-day old cub was […]

  • UPS tested drone delivery Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in Florida, offering a reminder of UPS' interest in using new technologies to improve deliveries.

    UPS drivers may tag team deliveries with drones

    WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) — UPS drivers could one day have drones as their wingmen to make deliveries even faster. The delivery giant tested drone delivery Monday in Florida, offering a reminder of UPS’ interest in using new technologies to improve deliveries. UPS used a new electric delivery truck with a drone launchpad atop it. Inside the truck, a driver loads a package into the drone’s cargo bin. Then a section of the truck’s roof slides backwards, so that the drone can […]

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    David Cassidy says he has dementia

    David Cassidy, the 66-year-old singer and actor, says he is battling dementia. The former teenage heartthrob told People magazine that dementia runs in his family, affecting both his grandfather and his mother. “I was in denial, but a part of me always knew this was coming,” he said to People, regarding the disease. Cassidy said he would step back from touring. “I want to focus on what I am, who I am and how I’ve been without any distractions. I […]

  • Verizon Wireless

    Verizon cuts Yahoo deal price by $350 million

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Verizon is moving forward with its deal to buy Yahoo, but at a lower price. The two companies have agreed to cut the acquisition price by $350 million following Yahoo’s disclosures in recent months of two massive security breaches affecting more than one billion users. Verizon’s new price tag for buying Yahoo’s core Internet assets is $4.48 billion, all in cash. The deal is expected to close in the second quarter of this year. “We have […]

  • Donald Trump

    Nadler: Labeling media ‘enemy’ is ‘a totalitarian tool of dictators’

    (CNN) — Rep. Jerry Nadler said Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s labeling of the free press the “enemy of the people” is a “totalitarian tool” unfit for an American president. “To label the press or anybody else the ‘enemy of the people’ is a totalitarian tool of dictators not fitting of the President of the United States,” the New York Democrat told CNN’s Alisyn Camerota on “New Day.” Trump tweeted Friday that CNN and other major media outlets were “the […]

  • President Donald Trump visits the National Museum of African-American History and Culture for the first time on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 morning.

    Trump visits African-American history museum

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — President Donald Trump will visit the National Museum of African-American History and Culture for the first time on Tuesday morning. Trump’s visit to the museum, which opened last September, coincides with Black History Month. Trump first marked the event at the beginning of the month hosting a listening session with what the White House described as African-American leaders. The attendees did not include leaders from top African-American advocacy groups such as the NAACP or the National Urban […]

  • The Arizona republican Sen. John McCain bashed President Donald Trump's White House as an "administration in disarray" while attending a security conference in Munich. Then, on NBC's "Meet the Press," he blasted Trump's attacks on the media, saying "the first thing that dictators do is shut down the press."

    McCain steps up Trump criticism

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — Now that he has returned to the Senate for another six years, Sen. John McCain is back to being a president’s biggest headache on Capitol Hill. The Arizona Republican bashed President Donald Trump’s White House as an “administration in disarray” while attending a security conference in Munich. Then, on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” he blasted Trump’s attacks on the media, saying “the first thing that dictators do is shut down the press.” The sharp critiques of the […]

  • Rep. John Lewis explains why he’s endorsing Ellison for DNC chair

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia called Rep. Keith Ellison the “right person” to lead the Democratic National Committee in a new video out Tuesday. In the video, Lewis, a civil rights movement icon, explained why he endorsed Ellison — a Democratic congressman from Minnesota — for DNC chair, saying Ellison “has the ability and the capacity to inspire people to stand out, to speak up, to speak out.” “We need his leadership. We need his vision. […]

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    Father and son collide in head-on crash in Alabama

    A father and son in Alabama were killed in a most unthinkable way — they crashed into each other in a head-on collision. Jeffrey Morris Brasher and his son Austin Blaine Brasher of Bankston, Alabama, died early Saturday morning. Jeffrey Brasher was driving a 2006 Ford pickup and his son was driving a 2004 Chevrolet truck when they collided on a highway head-on, Alabama State Trooper Jonathon Appling told CNN affiliate WBMA. Jeffrey Brasher, 50, died at the scene. Austin, […]

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    How a YouTube video about Sweden ignited the latest Trump furor

    NEW YORK – A conservative filmmaker wanted to call attention to what he claimed is a “surge of violence” caused by immigrants in Sweden. He has succeeded — even President Trump has heard about it — although some of the facts in the short film haven’t held up under scrutiny. Now the Swedish foreign minister is decrying inaccurate reporting, Trump is defending his concerns about immigration, and Fox News is soaking up the page views. Observers are able to choose […]