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November 25, 2017 1:54 AM Battle Rages Over CFPB Interim Leadership

Agency’s departing chief and Trump appoint different people to serve WASHINGTON—The leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was thrown into uncertainty on Friday when the president and the agency’s departing Obama-era leader both named temporary directors. Richard Cordray, who said Friday was his last day at the CFPB’s helm, named the agency’s 57

November 16, 2017 1:10 PM Japanese Train Line Apologizes for ‘Inconvenience’ After Departing 20 Seconds Early

Officials from the Tsukuba Express line, which operates between the cities of Tokyo and Tsukuba, issued an apology after one of its trains left a whole 20 seconds early. According to the statement, the train pulled out of a station stop at 9:44:20, rather than 9:44:40, due to staff members failing to check the departure timetable. “We sincerely apologize 45

November 3, 2017 2:24 AM Departing Employee Knocked Trump Off Twitter for 11 Minutes

For a very brief time on Thursday, the world saw what life would be like without President Donald Trump being on Twitter. The president's prolific @RealDonaldTrump account disappeared for 11 minutes on Thursday, leading fellow tweeters to wonder if the leader of the free world had been hacked — or perhaps banned — by Twitter. At first Twitter said that it was just "human 51

October 25, 2017 8:09 PM Trump undercuts widow again, says he remembered name ‘right from the beginning’

President Trump on Wednesday revived the controversy over his handling of a condolence call with an Army soldier’s widow, refuting Myeshia’s Johnson’s claim that he did not seem to remember her husband’s name and calling into question the memories of others who heard the conversation. Speaking to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before 265

October 24, 2017 3:23 AM JetBlue flight diverted to JFK Airport after hitting birds; lands safely in NYC

NEW YORK -- A JetBlue flight from Boston to Las Vegas landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday evening after it struck birds. JetBlue Flight 877, an Airbus 320 aircraft, reported that it struck the birds shortly after departing from Boston Logan International Airport around 4:45 p.m. Monday, the FAA said. "We had a bird strike, we're going 80

October 15, 2017 6:27 PM SEE IT: Jets fans burn Tom Brady scarecrow in bizarre tailgating ritualÂ

Jets fans burn Tom Brady scarecrow in bizarre tailgating ritual A large group of tailgating fans decided to create a scarecrow-like version of Tom Brady, complete with his face and jersey — and then promptly set it ablaze. The raucous crowd was equally as fired up about the whole act, although the whole jersey-burning thing has gotten pretty out of control 46

September 25, 2017 8:28 PM Japanese bullet train makes emergency stop after tablet catches fire

A bullet train in Japan had to make an emergency stop after a passenger's tablet caught fire (iStock) A bullet train in Japan had to make an emergency stop over the weekend after a passenger’s tablet computer caught on fire. The Nozomi 234 super express train was en route to Tokyo Station Sunday when the tablet began smoking after the owner turned it on, Japan 143

August 28, 2017 1:07 AM Uber chooses a surprising new leader: the CEO of Expedia

SAN FRANCISCO —Uber has selected the chief executive of Expedia, Dara Khosrowshahi, as its new leader, a surprising turn after board members considered two other stalwarts of industry, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said Sunday. The move comes after a weekend of frantic meetings with two other final candidates, Meg Whitman, chief executive 67

August 21, 2017 8:54 AM Erdogan says Turkey and Iran discussing joint action against Kurdish militants

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey and Iran have discussed possible joint military action against Kurdish militant groups, after talks in Ankara last week between the chief of staff of Iran's armed forces and Turkish leaders, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. Speaking to reporters before departing on an official visit to Jordan, Erdogan also said a more effective 51

August 19, 2017 11:41 AM Steve Bannon Returns to Breitbart News Hours After White House Exit

Bannon returned as the executive chairman for Breitbart News Friday, a spokesman for the site confirmed to NBC News, coming back to the polarizing news company he led before Trump plucked him in August 2016 to be the chief executive of his presidential campaign. After the election, Trump appointed him chief strategist. In the article, Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief 43