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September 20, 2018 11:04 AM The world's busiest airport revealed

Maureen O'Hare, CNN • Published 20th September 2018 Close to 104 million passengers passed though Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in 2017, making it the world's busiest passenger airport for another year. Globally, there were significant increases in passenger numbers, air cargo traffic and total aircraft movements. Atlanta can thank 35

September 18, 2018 9:28 PM District fires bus driver who got lost with students onboard

A New Jersey school district has fired a bus driver who got lost on the first day of school. (iStock) MONTGOMERY, N.J. – A New Jersey school district has fired a bus driver who got lost on the first day of school. Montgomery schools Superintendent Nancy Gartenberg says the unidentified male driver was unfamiliar with the route and failed to go on a required 287

September 18, 2018 4:57 PM Carolinas flood after Florence

Flooded highways have cut off the city of Wilmington and are threatening water supplies in Lumberton, officials say. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, there are about 1,000 road closures, and no safe way in or out of Wilmington. Portions of the I-95 could remain closed all week, said Corey Walters, deputy director of public 69

September 18, 2018 2:27 PM EU to scrap lawsuit against Ireland after Apple pays back taxes

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators plan to drop legal action against Ireland after iPhone maker Apple (AAPL.O) paid 13.1 billion euros ($15.3 billion) in back taxes following a regulatory order two years ago, the European Commission said on Tuesday. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager sued Ireland last year for failing to recover 77

September 18, 2018 10:47 AM U.N. refugee agency gives Trump's latest cuts a weary shrug

GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. refugee agency UNHCR declined to criticize U.S. President Donald Trump’s cut in refugee resettlement places on Tuesday, saying it was up to the United States to decide on its policy. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday the number of refugees allowed into the U.S. would be capped at 30,000 for fiscal year 2019, a sharp 58

September 17, 2018 11:00 PM U.S. to Cap Refugee Admissions at 30,000 in 2019, Pompeo Says

Refugee ceiling to drop to lowest level since current program began operating in 1980 WASHINGTON—The U.S. will lower the cap for refugee admissions to 30,000 in the fiscal year of 2019 to focus on a backlog of cases and efforts that aim to reduce the number of applicants, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday. The new ceiling represents a drop from last year’s 42

September 16, 2018 8:10 PM Dellin Betances blows lead as Yankees drop series to Blue Jays

Dellin Betances allowed two earned runs in the eighth inning as the Blue Jays rallied for a 3-2 win at the Stadium. The Blue Jays took their first series win from the Yankees this season. The Yankees went 13-6 against Toronto this season and have lost two straight games and two straight series. They have won just nine of their last 20 and four of their 66

September 14, 2018 11:36 PM David Eckstein Says Shohei Ohtani Should Still Pitch & Hit Despite Arm Injury

If it were up to David Eckstein, there would be no debate over how his former team should handle Shohei Ohtani -- telling TMZ Sports Shohei should still pitch and hit even if he has arm surgery!! There's been a huge debate in baseball over what the Angels should do with their rookie phenom, whose pitching elbow is now so jacked up ... it requires Tommy 59

September 14, 2018 4:21 PM U.S. Retail Sales Rose Slightly in August

Sales at retail stores and restaurants rose 0.1%; July’s increase was revised up WASHINGTON—American consumers reined in their spending in August, taking a breather after very strong sales growth in July. Sales at retail stores and restaurants rose 0.1% from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted $509 billion in August, the Commerce Department said Friday 66

September 14, 2018 2:22 AM Trump Plans to Rebrand Nafta, Warns Canada

President wants to call it the ‘USMC’ pact, telling donors he will drop the ‘C’ if Canada doesn’t agree to changes WASHINGTON—President Trump revealed plans to rebrand the North American Free Trade Agreement as the “USMC” pact—for the U.S., Mexico and Canada—telling Republican donors at a private fundraiser Wednesday that he will drop the “C” if Canada 65