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February 22, 2017 8:05 AM Video shows Harrison Ford flying low over an airliner at John Wayne Airport

Video released Tuesday shows a plane piloted by Harrison Ford suddenly and mistakenly flying low over an airliner with 110 people aboard at John Wayne Airport. The 45 seconds of soundless video show the 74-year-old "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" star's potentially serious mishap. In it, an American Airlines 737 is taxiing slowly. Then Ford's yellow 17

February 22, 2017 1:25 AM Lakers expected to hire Rob Pelinka as general manager

The Lakers are closing in on hiring agent Rob Pelinka to be their new general manager, people with knowledge of the situation confirmed to The Times. And as they worked to finish that deal, they made a trade, sending Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets. According to the Vertical, the Rockets are giving the Lakers a first-round pick and wing player Corey 16

February 21, 2017 8:58 PM 5 things to expect from CPAC 2017

The annual Conservative Political Action Conference will once again bring some of the brightest stars in the conservative political world together to share ideas and strategies. Speakers this year will include President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Ted Cruz among others. Below are five things viewers can expect to see discussed at the national 16

February 21, 2017 6:40 PM Pruitt to EPA employees: ‘We don’t have to choose’ between jobs and the environment

In his first full work day as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt made clear Tuesday that he intends to step back from what he sees as the agency’s regulatory overreach during the Obama administration. Pruitt, who spent years criticizing and suing the EPA before becoming its newest leader, reiterated an argument he often 12

February 21, 2017 5:55 PM Woman born without arms breaks record for most candles lit with feet

Feb. 21 (UPI) -- A Mexican woman born without arms broke a world record for lighting candles with her feet on an Italian game show. Adriana Irene Macias Hernandez used her feet to light 11 candles and claim the Guinness World Record for "Most birthday candles lit with the feet in one minute" in front of the audience of Italy's Lo Show dei Record 14

February 21, 2017 5:39 PM Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel Joins Fox News as Contributor

Americans are familiar with Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel. If you work in or follow media, you are familiar with (or maybe repped by) Hollywood agent Ari Emanuel. Perhaps you aren’t as familiar with their brother Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel. That’s about to change. Fox News has made a timely move by signing Dr. Emanuel as a contributor. In his role, effective immediately 8

February 21, 2017 5:34 PM Popeyes acquired by Burger King, Tim Hortons parent company

Restaurant Brands International Inc. announced it will buy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. for $1.8 billion in cash. Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The parent company of Burger King restaurants and Tim Hortons coffee shops announced its acquisition of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. on Tuesday. Restaurant Brands International Inc., headquartered in Oakville, Ontario 13

February 21, 2017 5:04 PM If college liberals are so naive, why did the campus right fall for Yiannopoulos?

I promised myself that I’d spend less less of 2017 dissecting the provocations of assorted jerks and frauds. I held out for a while. But as Milo Yiannopoulos’s reign as the latest conservative enfant terrible crumbled this weekend over video of him suggesting that very young teenagers can consent to sex with adults, with organizers of the Conservative 15

February 21, 2017 4:59 PM Mining Companies Are Back in the Black

Coming out of a punishing downturn, executives are still cautious despite the return to profitability The world’s biggest miners are profit machines again, cashing in on soaring commodity prices and rewarding investors who stuck with them through a brutal downturn. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s largest miner by market value, said Tuesday it earned a net profit 14

February 21, 2017 4:47 PM A Drone-Slinging UPS Van Delivers the Future

If your image of the future of drone deliveries involves swarms of quadcopters pouring out of Amazon warehouses like flying monkeys leaving the Wicked Witch’s castle, you’ll be disappointed. They’re far more likely to be dispatched from trucks parked not too far from your house. Anything else is simply too big a hassle. Companies like UPS and Amazon 14 3