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Bill O’Reilly Fired From Fox News

Bill O’Reilly’s tenure at Fox News is over.  In a  statement, 21st Century Fox announced, “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, … Bill O’Reilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel.”  Fox

Aaron Hernandez Commits Suicide in Prison

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison overnight, authorities said Wednesday morning.  Hernandez was convicted of the murder of Odin Lloyd in June 2013. Aaron Hernandez, former NFL player, found dead in prison

$50k Reward for Facebook Video Killer

The search for murder suspect Steve Stephens put authorities in surrounding states on the lookout. By afternoon, authorities were offering up to $50,000 for information leading to his arrest.  Police announce $50,000 reward for arrest of Facebook

VP Pence Visits South Korea

Vice President Mike Pence says all options are on the table in dealing with North Korea.  Pence made the remarks during a surprise visit Monday morning to the Korean Demilitarized Zone.   Pence visits Korean demilitarised zone Via www.bbc.co.uk

Canada Moves to Legalize Marijuana

Canada officially moved to legalize recreational marijuana on Thursday when the government introduced legislation allowing the possession of small amounts of cannabis. The new law also sets regulations for the sale, growth, and purchase of the plant. Canada unveils plans to

Nintendo is Discontinues the NES Classic

Remember the NES Classic?  Most likely not, because you could never seem to find one in a store anywhere.  Well, Nintendo for some reason is now cancelling the ultra-popular device. Nintendo Discontinues NES Classic Edition Via www.pcmag.com

Trump Now Approves of NATO

President Trump reversed his campaign statements about NATO, stating during a joint press conference with chairman Jens Stoltenberg that it is “no longer obsolete.” Trump changes mind over Nato Via www.bbc.co.uk 04/12/2017 4:28 PM  

Comedian Charlie Murphy Dies at 57

Charlie Murphy, the older brother of Eddie Murphy, has died at the age of 57. He died from an ongoing battle with leukemia Wednesday morning in a NYC hospital. US comedian Charlie Murphy dies of leukaemia aged

Sean Spicer Apologizes for Hitler Comparison

Spicer created a tremendous backlash when he suggested that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had committed atrocities worse than Hitler’s. “I mistakenly used an inappropriate, insensitive reference to the Holocaust,” Spice said. “I apologize. It was a mistake

US Launches Missiles At Syrian Airfields

In response to the deadly chemical weapons attack against civilians, the US has launched upwards of 50 missiles at a Syrian airstrip held by the Assad government. Syria war: US launches missile strikes in response to ‘chemical

Steve Bannon Off National Security Council

President Trump removed controversial senior advisor Steve Bannon from the National Security Council.   Members of the council are usually reserved for high-level military officers, intelligence experts, and cabinet members. Steve Bannon loses National Security Council seat

Pepsi Pulls Ad Featuring Kendall Jenner

After intense criticism, Pepsi has pulled the advertisement featuring Kendall Jenner. In a statement released on its official site, the company apologized for the advertisement and stated that future rollout of the campaign would be halted. Pepsi

Advertisers Running Away From O’Reilly

A dozen major advertisers, ranging from automakers Hyundai and BMW, to financial firm T. Rowe Price, insurer Allstate and drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline, have pulled their ads from “The O’Reilly Factor.” Mercedes, BMW and Hyundai dump O’Reilly Factor amid

UPS Now Delivers on Saturdays

UPS has announced plans to start delivering on Saturdays. The decision is set to add about 6,000 new jobs by the end of next year. Saturday deliveries officially begin later this spring.  UPS unveils Saturday delivery —

First Lady’s Official Portrait Revealed

The White House on Monday released its first official portrait of First Lady Melania Trump.The photograph was taken in the West Sitting Hall of the White House private residence, CNN confirmed. First Lady Melania Trump’s official portrait

Global EpiPen Recall Now Includes US

The U.S. has joined the list of countries covered by a voluntary recall of EpiPen auto-injectors. The recall was triggered by a defective part that may result in the device failing to inject a potentially life-saving dose