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  • blizzard warning

    As historic storm slams Northeast, officials advise: “The best thing anybody can do is stay inside”

    (CNN) — Snow is falling at a faster rate. Wind gusts are getting stronger. And temperatures are frigid. It may not look bad yet, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday night, but it will be soon. “This is literally the calm before the storm. It’s about to start in earnest,” de Blasio said. “And when it does, it’s going to come in very fast and very hard, and people have to be very, very careful. People have to […]

  • Snow Falls in Midtown Manhattan

    New York dodges a bullet, but Boston still in the bull’s-eye of ‘historic’ storm

    (CNN) — Boston Common is buried in white. Manhattan is a breathing a sigh of relief. Parts of the New England coastline are being whipped by near hurricane-force winds and waves. Welcome to the blizzard of 2015. “We’re hunkered down with food, shelter and water,” said Rafi Menachem, a financial consultant who lives in Brookline, Massachusetts, near Boston. “I’m worried about electricity.” Menachem’s wife is a doctor at Boston Medical Center. She’s sleeping at work and won’t be back home […]

  • Joan Rivers

    Details about Joan Rivers’ death emerge as lawsuit is filed

    (CNN) — The estate of the late comedian Joan Rivers filed a lawsuit Monday in New York County Supreme Court detailing alleged missteps by the outpatient endoscopy facility and the physicians caring for Rivers during an August 28 procedure that the New York medical examiner said ultimately led to her death. Rivers died at Mount Sinai Hospital on September 4, 2014. Attorneys for the estate said they are suing for damages and said the family wants to “make certain that […]

  • Joan Rivers

    Melissa Rivers files lawsuit in mother Joan Rivers’ death

    (CNN) — The estate of the late comedian Joan Rivers filed a lawsuit Monday in New York County Supreme Court detailing alleged missteps by the outpatient endoscopy facility and the physicians caring for Rivers during an August 28 procedure that the New York medical examiner said ultimately led to her death. Rivers died at Mount Sinai Hospital on September 4, 2014. Attorneys for the estate said they are suing for damages and said the family wants to “make certain that […]

  • storm

    Storm’s a comin': Here’s what you need to know about the blizzard of 2015

    (CNN) — The first major snowstorm of 2015 is expected to hit the Northeastern United States on Monday and Tuesday. The National Weather Service describes the storm as a “crippling and potentially historic blizzard” that could bring up to 3 feet of snow, heavy winds, widespread power outages and epic travel difficulties. Airlines canceled thousands of flights, and government officials across the Northeast urged residents to take heed of the weather warnings and prepare for the storm. Here’s what’s expected […]

  • greek fighter jet crash

    Greek F-16 crashes in Spain during NATO exercise, killing 10

    (CNN) — Ten people died Monday after a Greek air force F-16 jet crashed at a base in Los Llanos in southeastern Spain, authorities said. Eight were French military personnel, and two were Greek pilots, a senior Spanish defense official told CNN. The jet crashed on takeoff, hitting other planes on the ground during a NATO training exercise, said the source, who by custom was not named. Twenty-one people were injured, according to a statement from the Spanish Defense Ministry. […]

  • Pizza Hut

    Pizza Hut rolls out gluten-free pizza

    (CNN) — Pizza Hut is offering gluten-free pizzas, effective Monday, January 26th. The pizzas won’t be available at all stores, but they will be sold at about 2,400 locations in the United States. The special cheese, or cheese and pepperoni pizzas are designed to be entirely gluten-free — but there is a warning for people with Celiac Disease. Pizza Hut says it cannot guarantee the pizzas will be completely free of gluten, because the kitchens are not gluten-free environments, and […]

  • plane

    Incredible video! Pilot ditches plane after aircraft runs out of fuel

    MAUI, Hawaii (WITI) — The pilot of a single engine Cirrus SR-22 aircraft was rescued after he ditched his plane 253 miles northeast of Maui, Hawaii. The pilot deployed the plane’s parachute system after the aircraft ran out of fuel Sunday afternoon, January 25th. The pilot was able to climb out of the plane and into a life raft, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The pilot was picked up by a nearby cruise ship and is said to be in good […]

  • Disney's "Frozen"

    Disney launching “Frozen”-theme cruises starting this summer!

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Disney is launching a special cruise for those fans who just couldn’t get enough of “Frozen.” The Disney Cruise Line will start running its new “Frozen” themed cruises this summer, the company said. Naturally, they’re not headed to the Caribbean, but to northern destinations including Norway, Iceland, Scotland and Alaska. The cruise will be designed to mimic the animated children’s movie about a girl whose touch turns everything into ice. The ship will turn into a […]

  • drone on White House grounds

    Secret Service: Drone that crashed on White House grounds was being used recreationally

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — The man operating the drone that crashed on the White House grounds called the U.S. Secret Service on Monday morning to “self-report” his involvement in the incident. The drone’s owner and operator is a government employee who said he was using the drone recreationally, a Secret Service source told CNN. He was interviewed by Secret Service agents and has been fully cooperative, Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary said in a statement Monday afternoon. “Initial indications are that […]

  • Embargoed to Atlanta, GA Bud and June Runion went missing after going to check out a classic car on Craigslist. A warrant has been issued for Ronnie "Jay" Towns in connection to their disappearance.

    LATEST: Bodies recovered, suspect in custody in case of missing couple who posted Craigslist ad

    ATLANTA (CNN) — Two bodies, one male and one female, were recovered Monday in the case of a Marietta, Georgia, couple, who went missing after contacting a car seller on Craigslist. The bodies have not yet been identified, said Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson. He said the couple’s car was also found submerged in a nearby lake. “It’s not the outcome we had hoped for but, obviously, it’s the one we have to deal with,” Steverson said. “We’ll analyze the […]

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Disney is bringing back “Beauty and the Beast,” and Emma Watson will play “Belle”

    (CNN) — Emma Watson is the new Belle of the “Beast!” The “Harry Potter” star revealed Monday, January 26th that she’s been cast as Belle in the live-action version of “Beauty and the Beast.” Disney confirmed the news. The film will be directed by Bill Condon (“Gods and Monsters,” the final two “Twilight” films). According to the Internet Movie Database, Stephen Chbosky (“The Perks of Being a Wallflower”) will have a hand in the screenplay. The original “Beauty and the […]

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