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June 19, 2018 9:26 PM Disney names new Animation, Pixar chiefs post-Lasseter

Disney names new Animation, Pixar chiefs post-Lasseter Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn says Tuesday that Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter are taking over for former Disney animation and Pixar chief John Lasseter, who is departing Disney at the end of the year following misconduct allegations. Both Oscar-winners and veterans of the Walt Disney Company 74

June 6, 2018 4:01 PM Spirit flight attendant entertains passengers with stand-up comedy during delay

A Spirit flight attendant entertained passengers with some stand-up comedy during a delayed flight. (Rod Leon Amerkhanov) Passengers on a Spirit Airlines flight were in for a few laughs when the flight attendant turned his announcements into a comedy routine. Rod Leon Amerkhanov, who was on the plane departing from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport 129

June 4, 2018 3:02 AM In Race to Succeed Paul Ryan, More Names Pop Up

Brewing GOP fight over immigration makes the picture less predictable WASHINGTON—House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Majority Whip Steve Scalise are the lawmakers to beat to replace the departing House Speaker Paul Ryan. But their status as the frontrunners to succeed Mr. Ryan, who plans to leave office in January, hasn’t quelled chatter on Capitol 60

May 29, 2018 9:00 PM Lion Air passengers suffer broken bones and head wounds after man makes false bomb threat

Passengers fled the Lion Air plane after overhearing 26-year-old, Frantinus Nirigi, telling a flight attendant there was a bomb on the Boeing 737 Monday night. (Gerry Soejatman Twitter) At least 10 passengers on a flight preparing to take off from Borneo island were injured, most of them with broken bones and head wounds, after panic ensued when a man claimed 115

April 29, 2018 8:48 PM Cuomo heads to Puerto Rico to kick off New York’s latest effort to help island rebuild

Gov. Cuomo went to Puerto Rico on Sunday to kick off New York’s latest effort to help repair lingering Hurricane Maria damage. Gov. Cuomo jetted to Puerto Rico Sunday to kick off the latest New York efforts to help the island recover from Hurricane Maria. The latest push will focus on rebuilding homes, with a tactical assessment team deployed to come up with a construction 79

April 21, 2018 11:16 PM Cat misses flight to China with owner after disappearing in JFK Airport

Pepper (pictured), a tabby feline, missed her flight to China after escaping her carrier in JFK Airport on April 21, 2018. She left New York without her Pepper, and now has nothing but salty tears. A 29-year-old woman departing to China from JFK Airport Saturday morning did so without her beloved cat, who was still wandering around the airport’s international 292

April 18, 2018 4:01 PM Remnants of migrant caravan move toward US-Mexico border

MEXICO CITY – The remnants of a migrant caravan of Central Americans that drew the ire of President Donald Trump are continuing their journey north through Mexico toward the U.S. border. Organizer Irineo Mujica says that about 500 migrants have been riding trains north since departing Mexico City last weekend. The caravan that left the Guatemala-Mexico 80

April 12, 2018 9:11 AM McCarthy, Scalise seen in Paul Ryan succession race

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) are seen as candidates to be Speaker of the House. Two Republicans waiting in the wings behind departing Speaker of the House Paul Ryan are now in a competition to take his job. Ryan announced Wednesday that he would not seek re-election, setting the stage for another 88

April 11, 2018 12:30 PM More Than 250 Dead in Algerian Military-Plane Crash

Investigation is launched into the cause of the crash, which happened just after takeoff outside the capital, Algiers At least 257 people were killed when an Algerian military plane crashed outside the capital Algiers on Wednesday morning, the country’s defense ministry said, the world’s deadliest aviation disaster in almost four years and the nation’s 77

March 31, 2018 3:36 AM Trump tells advisers he wants U.S. out of Syria: senior officials

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has told advisers he wants an early exit of U.S. troops from Syria, two senior administration officials said on Friday, a stance that may put him at odds with U.S. military officials who see the fight against Islamic State as nowhere near complete. A National Security Council meeting is set for early 87