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  • The most noteworthy deals from Amazon's Cyber Monday sale

    January 8, 2019 4:12 PM 576

    Last year, Amazon announced that Cyber Monday was its single biggest shopping day of all time. And we're pretty sure it's an indication that this year, you won't want to be the one who misses out on the unbeatable deals. While a lot of Black Friday doorbusters actually require waiting hours in line or navigating through hoards of people to fight over limited

  • Save big on your fall and winter wardrobe with these top Black Friday clothing sales

    January 8, 2019 4:00 PM 152

    Black Friday is probably best known for major deals on appliances, tech products and gifts for the upcoming holidays. But Black Friday is also a great opportunity to stock up on brand-new items for your wardrobe. Practically every major retailer is offering discounted prices this week on its fall and winter goods, including boots, warm outerwear, cozy sweaters

  • Island of Hawaii's newest black sand beach result of lava flow

    January 8, 2019 3:58 PM 111

    Stacey Lastoe, CNN • Published 8th January 2019 When Kilauea Volcano erupted in May 2018, it devastated a large part of Hawaii's largest island, which is known as the island of Hawaii. Houses were destroyed. Businesses were left shattered. Millions of dollars of tourism money — approximately $480 million — was lost as a result of the destructive eruption

  • Padraig Harrington chosen as Europe captain for 2020 Ryder Cup

    January 8, 2019 1:40 PM 160

    Padraig Harrington was named European Ryder Cup captain on Tuesday, pledging to do all he can to continue the high level of success the team has enjoyed through his playing career. Harrington, 47, a three-time major winner who played on six European teams, takes over for Thomas Bjorn, who oversaw a rousing success in France in September when Europe defeated

  • Florida man arrested for posting threats against Trent family

    January 8, 2019 1:31 PM 148

    DELTONA, Fla. -- Authorities said a Florida man has been charged with making death threats against the mother of Tyler Trent, a Purdue University superfan and cancer activist who died Jan. 1. A Volusia County Sheriff's Office news release said John Matthew Pinkham, 39, was arrested Monday at a Deltona, Florida, home and charged with making written threats

  • Saudi Arabia denies requesting extradition of woman in Thailand: embassy

    January 8, 2019 5:21 AM 119

    DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s embassy in Thailand has denied reports that Riyadh had requested the extradition of a young Saudi women seeking asylum in Thailand, the embassy said on Twitter. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, who fled from her family and barricaded herself inside a Bangkok airport hotel to prevent Thai authorities expelling her, was allowed

  • Vegas tabs Clemson (+180) as 2020 title favorite; Alabama +250

    January 8, 2019 5:17 AM 149

    Clemson won its second national championship in the past three seasons Monday and is the favorite in Las Vegas to win next year's title. The SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas opened Alabama as the 3-2 (+150) favorite on Monday night during the title game, followed by Clemson at 7-2 (+350). After Clemson's impressive performance in the first half, the odds were adjusted

  • Sick baby boy named after Shohei Ohtani receives visit from Angels star

    January 8, 2019 2:11 AM 138

    Los Angeles Angels star Shohei Ohtani paid a visit over the weekend to an ailing baby boy in Japan who bears his name. Shohei Kawasaki, born in June 2017, has dilated cardiomyopathy, which causes shortness of breath and problems with the heart muscle. Ultimately, he will need a heart transplant to alleviate the issue. A group trying to raise money for the surgery

  • Brother of American detained in Russia explains why Paul Whelan has passports from 4 countries

    January 7, 2019 10:28 PM 157

    The brother of the American detained in Moscow on suspicion of spying spoke to Fox News Monday afternoon about the surreal case of his twin, including his detainment in a notorious Russian prison and the reasons behind his passports from four countries. “I think Paul’s case proves that truth can be stranger than fiction,” Paul Whelan’s twin, David, told Shep Smith

  • Mets add former captain David Wright to front office

    January 7, 2019 10:04 PM 122

    The New York Mets announced Monday that former captain and seven-time All-Star David Wright will take a job in the team's front office. Wright will be special advisor to Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon and general manager Brodie Van Wagenen. "I again want to thank the Wilpon and Katz families for everything they have done for myself and my family