Asia's richest no more? Gautam Adani's wealth crashes as $90 billion wiped off his business

February 01, 2023 at 11:57

New Delhi CNN —Gautam Adani looks set to cede his position as Asia’s richest man to another Indian billionaire as shares in his business empire continue to plunge following fraud allegations leveled by an American short seller. The conglomerate, which has s...

Man convicted of killing Dallas officer nearly 16 years ago faces execution

February 01, 2023 at 11:55

A man convicted of fatally shooting a Dallas police officer nearly 16 years ago faces execution on Wednesday. Wesley Ruiz, 43, is set to receive a lethal injection for the March 2007 killing of Dallas Police Senior Corporal Mark Nix. Authorities said Nix tr...

Manchin, Republicans challenge Biden's 'woke' investment rule, Haley's 2024 decision and more top headlines

February 01, 2023 at 11:38

Continue reading …‘WARNING SIGN’ - Iran's military reportedly sending warships to America's backyard. Continue reading …‘EXTREMELY DANGEROUS’ - Fate of torture suspect revealed after hours-long standoff with police. Continue reading …‘DESERVES EXPULSION’ -...

Border Patrol applicants say aggressive, humiliating polygraphs blocked them from joining understaffed agency

February 01, 2023 at 11:00

Growing up in the shadow of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Joseph Howard dreamed of becoming a special agent. He enlisted in the military after high school, later worked a Drug Enforcement Administration contract and was a police officer in Ge...

Indiana man falls to death off coastal cliff in Puerto Rico while filming TikTok video

February 01, 2023 at 10:54

An Indiana man was found dead Tuesday after falling from a cliff in Puerto Rico while attempting to film social media videos. The U.S. Coast Guard said Edgar Garay, 27, was on a recreational day trip to the southwest coast of Puerto Rico on Sunday. He was l...

Illinois high school student allegedly threatened to kill other students

February 01, 2023 at 10:34

An Illinois high school student was arrested Monday after allegedly telling another student he had weapons on him and that he and his friends were going to kill the other student and their friend. Syed Haider, 18, approached another student, he did not know...

Connecticut may exonerate people accused of witchcraft

February 01, 2023 at 08:42

Hundreds of years after the first person was executed in the American colonies for witchcraft, Connecticut lawmakers are considering exonerating the accused. The executions of these accused witches in Connecticut came decades before the infamous Salem witch...

Oregon kidnapping suspect Benjamin Foster dead after hours-long standoff with police

February 01, 2023 at 08:36

A lengthy manhunt in Oregon ended Tuesday evening after authorities arrested a suspect who they warned was "extremely dangerous," officials said. Benjamin Foster, 36, a convicted felon who was wanted in the recent kidnapping, torture and attempted murder of...

Coast Guard intercepts 309 Haitian migrants in 'less than seaworthy' vessel off Florida's coast

February 01, 2023 at 07:05

The U.S. Coast Guard returned hundreds of Haitians attempting to migrate to the United States on a small vessel back to their home country this week. The agency announced Tuesday Cutter Valiant and Cutter Legares responded to reports of a vessel packed with...

Nine Republican-led states ask judge to block DACA program

February 01, 2023 at 04:55

The Biden administration released a rule last year to “preserve and fortify” the DACA program, largely maintaining the criteria for the program. The regulation was released while litigation over previous memos concerning the program was ongoing. A few month...

News outlets raced to publish Trump's lawsuit against Woodward. Experts say the suit 'has no legal merit whatsoever'

February 01, 2023 at 04:02

New York CNN —News organizations are still struggling over how to cover Donald Trump. A version of this article first appeared in the “Reliable Sources” newsletter. Sign up for the daily digest chronicling the evolving media landscape here. Trump this week...

Michigan man who shot woman in neck now accused of assaulting child's mother while out on bond: police

February 01, 2023 at 03:16

A man in Michigan is accused of assaulting the mother of his child after he was released from jail on bond. Detroit police say that Torrion Hudson, 22, shot a woman in the neck at a local gas station on Dec. 21 and was put in jail on a $1 million bond, acco...

Dharmesh Patel: California doctor accused of driving family off cliff seen in new mugshot after hospital stay

February 01, 2023 at 03:01

A new mugshot shows Dharmesh Patel, a California doctor accused of intentionally driving a Tesla off a cliff on Jan. 2 with his wife and two children inside the vehicle, with a bloodshot eye after he was transported to a San Mateo County jail from the hospi...

Chicago woman, 96, found dead in freezer

February 01, 2023 at 02:56

The body of a 96-year-old woman was discovered Monday in a freezer behind a home in Chicago. The woman, identified as Regina Michalski, was found around 4:35 p.m. near the 5500 block of West Melrose Street, FOX Chicago reported. She was found inside the fre...

Tyre Nichols death: Memphis police to release more audio and video from traffic stop

February 01, 2023 at 02:50

Memphis police will be releasing more audio and video from the Jan. 7 traffic stop which sent Tyre Nichols to a hospital, where he died days later. "The City has received multiple requests for the release of the entirety of the audio and video footage in th...

Illinois woman charged with stealing $1.5M in chicken wings from school district

February 01, 2023 at 02:46

The Illinois woman accused of stealing $1.5 million in food, mostly chicken wings, over nearly two years from a school district was discovered after an audit revealed the district was hundreds of thousands of dollars over budget despite only being halfway t...

New York university system to require social justice, DEI course for all undergrad students

February 01, 2023 at 02:27

The State University of New York (SUNY) system will require all new students to take courses related to social justice and diversity, equity, and inclusion beginning fall 2023. Members of the SUNY Board of Trustees passed a resolution in November 2021 outli...

Trump struggles to fundraise in early weeks of 2024 campaign

February 01, 2023 at 02:25

CNN —Former President Donald Trump’s political operation brought in $9.5 million in the roughly six weeks after he announced his latest White House bid, according to a source familiar with the fundraising numbers. The haul is smaller than the nearly $11.8 m...

Biden announces $60M grant for I-10 corridor in Mississippi

February 01, 2023 at 02:22

Mississippi's Department of Transportation has received a $60 million grant to make improvements to the Interstate 10 freight corridor in Diamondhead, President Joe Biden's administration announced Tuesday. The award is part of nearly $1.2 billion in fundin...

California floated idea of cutting off cities like Phoenix and Las Vegas from Colorado River's water supply, sources say

February 01, 2023 at 02:17

More than 5 million people in Arizona are served by Colorado River water, which accounts for 40% of Phoenix’s supply. The proposal came in a session between states that was focused on achieving unprecedented water cuts to save the Colorado River – a system...