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June 22, 2018 10:31 AM 92-year-old WWII veteran surprised with high school diploma

92-year-old WWII veteran surprised with high school diploma A New Jersey township high school has surprised a 92-year-old World War II veteran with the high school diploma he would have earned if he hadn't dropped out to join the Army. Vito Trause was presented with his "East Rutherford High School" diploma Wednesday, in a nod to Becton Regional High School's 16

June 21, 2018 11:09 PM Fighting for democracy is hard work

Why Hungary is looking more and more like Russia Frida Ghitis, a former CNN producer and correspondent, is a world affairs columnist. She is a frequent opinion contributor to CNN and The Washington Post and a columnist for World Politics Review. The opinions expressed in this commentary are her own. (CNN)When a politician with authoritarian tendencies 22

June 21, 2018 8:16 PM Trade Concerns Hammer Global Auto Stocks

Profit warning from Daimler blamed on Chinese import duties prompts selloff BERLIN—Global auto stocks were pummeled Thursday after Daimler AG issued a profit warning overnight that the Mercedes-Benz owner pinned on trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Daimler warned that Chinese retaliatory import duties on cars built in the U.S. would hurt sales 22

June 21, 2018 7:50 PM Kym Johnson Herjavec Shows Off Her 'New Office' — Featuring a Couch, a Dog and Her Twins!

“My new office! Working on a new class for this Sunday @westfieldcenturycity,” wrote Johnson Herjavec. “I’ll be teaching my first class since the babies at 10am! If you’re around come down and workout with me She also gave a shout-out to the makers of her babies’ DockATot coordinating loungers ($175+), adding, “Btw @dockatot are the best!” “I never 18

June 21, 2018 7:23 PM WWII veteran finally being awarded Purple Heart

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. – A World War II veteran who spent more than a year as a prisoner of war is finally being awarded the Purple Heart. The Leader-Telegram reports that 94-year-old Max Bergen will receive the medal Friday. The Wisconsin man says he's overwhelmed and stunned by the honor. Bergen was serving on a bomb squadron when he was shot down over Germany 15

June 21, 2018 7:10 PM Argentina and Croatia drawing 0-0 at halftime

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Argentina were being held to a 0-0 draw by Croatia at halftime in their World Cup Group D match on Thursday in a scrappy game that saw chances wasted at both ends. Argentina had most possession but failed to finish off their attacks and looked vulnerable in defense, with Lionel Messi struggling to impose himself on the game. Croatia 17

June 21, 2018 6:58 PM 'Fortnite' has become a magnet for malware

'Fortnite' has become a cultural phenomenon and mega-hit for video game developer Epic Games, boasting 125 million players around the world. What is it that makes this game so immensely popular, and how did it come to be? The popular game "Fortnite" is attracting malware offering up bogus Android versions. Gamers hungry for the Android version of the app – it's currently 14

June 21, 2018 6:42 PM 'Daria' reboot in the works, reveals MTV

With the launch of a new production studio, MTV will reboot a lineup of classics, including acclaimed animated sitcom “Daria,” Fox News learned Thursday. MTV Studios will aim to develop new shows and reinvent old-but-gold hits for streaming services and partner television networks. “With MTV Studios, we are for the first time ever opening up this vault 16

June 21, 2018 3:22 PM How the 35-Year-Old Executive Director of Wikimedia Travels

Katherine Maher was on the road 200 days last year, crisscrossing the globe from Buenos Aires to Cairo. Up next? Berlin, Lyon and Cape Town, for Wiki’s annual conference. This is how she does it IN A GIVEN MONTH, I might fly to New York to meet with the Metropolitan Museum of Art about making its collection more accessible online to Wikipedia, then head to Tunisia 14

June 21, 2018 2:10 PM One of Georgia’s wins from last season is nominated for the ESPYS’ 'Game of the Year'

One of Georgia’s wins from last season is nominated for the ESPYS’ 'Game of the Year' On New Year's Day, the Georgia Bulldogs prevailed against Oklahoma in a Rose Bowl showdown that was an instant classic. Five months later, the Bulldogs’ win has a chance to earn a national award. The Bulldogs’ 54-48 double-overtime win over the Sooners has been nominated 20