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January 19, 2017 4:24 AM People's Choice Awards 2017: The Big Winners List!

We've done it again! Another year and another group of winners chosen by the people. In case you missed any of the People's Choice Awards and want to check if your fave won, ch-ch-check out the big winners from the night (below)! FAVORITE MOVIE Captain America: Civil War Deadpool Finding Dory - WINNER Suicide Squad Zootopia FAVORITE ACTION MOVIE ACTOR 16

January 19, 2017 2:09 AM AP Source: Trump picks former Ga. Gov. Perdue to lead USDA

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump intends to nominate former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to serve as agriculture secretary, according to a person familiar with the decision but not authorized to speak publicly before it is announced. Perdue, 70, would be the first Southerner to lead the Agriculture Department in more than two decades. He comes 13

January 19, 2017 12:41 AM Trump Cabinet nominees meet growing ethical questions

Three of Donald Trump’s Cabinet picks came under growing fire Wednesday on ethical issues, potentially jeopardizing their nominations. The most serious concerns surround personal investments by Trump’s health and human services nominee, Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.), in health-care firms that benefited from legislation that he was pushing at the time. Additionally 5

January 18, 2017 9:50 PM Commerce nominee Ross says top priority is renegotiating NAFTA

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross singled out changes to the nation’s free trade agreement with Mexico and Canada on Wednesday as “the first thing” he would address if confirmed to lead the Commerce Department in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration. Speaking before the Senate Commerce Committee, Ross argued that the United States should open its economic 12

January 16, 2017 10:20 PM Trump, Price and Hill GOP at odds on Obamacare

Trump's pick for health and human services secretary had an early Obamacare replacement plan that some Senate Republicans aren't excited about. Donald Trump and his pick to lead the Obamacare repeal effort, Rep. Tom Price, share a vision that the current health care system needs to be completely uprooted. But the two men have articulated wildly divergent 19

January 16, 2017 6:57 PM Thieves carjack man, 62, in Brooklyn, stealing $25G

Police said two thieves carjacked a 62-year-old man in Brooklyn on Monday, forcibly tossing him out of his vehicle before taking off in it and stealing $25,000. Two thieves carjacked a 62-year-old man in Brooklyn on Monday, forcibly tossing him out of his vehicle before taking off in it and stealing $25,000, police said. The victim, a Brooklyn resident 20

January 16, 2017 6:22 PM Trump meets with Martin Luther King III on Monday to discuss voting rights

President-elect Donald Trump, who spent the weekend engaged in a war of words with civil rights activist and U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), met Monday with Martin Luther King III to discuss voting rights. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s eldest son walked into Trump Tower at 12:51 p.m. with a handful of colleagues affiliated with the Drum Major Institute 19

January 16, 2017 5:16 PM Austria: Truck Driver Gets 4 Years for Human Smuggling

An Austrian court has found a man guilty of human smuggling and sentenced him to four years in prison after a truckload of migrants bound for Germany crashed, leaving 12 passengers seriously injured. The verdict and sentence issued Monday came after the 49-year old man acknowledged driving the truck that rammed into a concrete wall and overturned, spilling 9

January 16, 2017 4:47 PM Report: Trucking Firms Using Gadgets to Cheat on Emissions

German public broadcaster ZDF reports that trucking companies in Europe may be using electronic equipment to commit large-scale emissions fraud. Tests commissioned by ZDF and freight industry organization Camion Pro found that one in five diesel trucks operated by Eastern European firms had suspicious emission levels. Experts at the University of Heidelberg 11

January 15, 2017 12:11 PM Four Dead in Ice Storm Wrecks; Kansas and Missouri Brace for Another Round

Parts of Kansas and Missouri could see another round of freezing rain Sunday as a winter storm that has already coated roads in ice and contributed to accidents that killed four people churns through in the Midwest and Plains. Three people died in three crashes in Missouri thought to be weather-related Friday and Saturday, the state highway patrol said. In Oklahoma 12