Jason Leyva

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Husband Arrested for Killing Pregnant Wife and Daughters After Telling TV Their Disappearance Was ‘Tearing Me Apart’

Chris Watts was ‘cavalier’ in interviews with the FBI, a source tells The Daily Beast, echoing his performance for cameras. Now he's charged with …

Crime

Pennsylvania sex abuse report presents crucial test for Pope Francis

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Vatican broke its silence on Thursday about a Pennsylvania grand jury report that detailed decades of sexual abuses by priests and cover-ups by bishops, calling the accusations "criminal and morally reprehensible."<p>"Regarding the report made public in Pennsylvania this week, there are …

Pope Francis

Huckberry Finds – August 2018: Casual Fridays

As workplace norms adapt to modern trends, so too do the dress codes. Indeed, there might soon come a time when you can wear whatever you want on the …

Men's Fashion

Aretha Franklin Reigned as Queen, in Voice and in Image

There are so many refractory facets to consider in the life of the vocal genius Marianne Faithfull once characterized as “the voice of God” that talking about Aretha Franklin’s fashion sense feels a bit like speaking of Benjamin Franklin’s knack for flying a kite.<p>Yet a performer who left an …

Aretha Franklin

Barack & Michelle Obama's Tribute To Aretha Franklin Is So Fitting

Thursday, Aug. 16 marks the day we lost Aretha Franklin, one of the most influential singers and performers of our lifetime. Following the news of …

Aretha Franklin

Senate adopts resolution backing free press after Trump attacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution affirming support for a free press and declaring that "the press is not the enemy of the people."<p>The non-binding resolution approved by voice vote was a rebuke to President Donald Trump who for more than 18 months …

Donald Trump

The best Italian restaurants in NYC

Best Italian restaurants in NYC<p>1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Kelly Campbell<p>Restaurants, Italian<p>Del Posto<p>Chelsea<p>With four-star ambitions and prices to match, …

East Village

Top 10 Toxic and Dangerous Foods Your Dog Should Never Eat

As you’re eating food, is it hard for you to resist sharing with your dog? We have compiled a list of food we humans like to eat, but shouldn’t be …

Nutrition

Devastating toxic algae bloom plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. (AP) — Tons of dead fish. A smell so awful you gag with one inhale. Empty beaches, empty roads, empty restaurants.<p>A toxic algae bloom has overrun Florida's southern Gulf Coast this summer, devastating sea life and driving people from the water.<p>"I've never seen it this bad," said …

Gulf Coast

Cycling Hacks You Have to Know Before Starting to Commute by Bike

I will assume that you ended up here because you are just like me: quite a lazy person, who’s aware of the health benefits of cycling and wonders if …

Hacking

MTA officer contracts Legionnaires’ Disease

An MTA bridge and tunnel officer was stricken with Legionnaires’ Disease last week, according to his union.<p>The 14-year veteran highway patrol officer …

Staten Island

Bizarre excuse from truck driver accused of killing Aussie cyclist in New York

The lawyer for an allegedly drunken garbage truck driver, who fatally struck an Australian woman cycling in New York, said his client wasn’t impaired …

DUI

New York City: A Catholic sightseer’s guide

Visit the city's oldest churches and shrines and explore its rich Catholic history.<p>If you’ve had your fill of Broadway shows and shopping and are …

Christianity

Butter Biscuit Peach Cobbler Recipe

"This is my grandmother's Southern homemade peach cobbler recipe, handed down to my mother in Louisiana. It's made with cinnamon, nutmeg, and buttery …

Baking

OKS CASA / saARCHOFFICE

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On the land around 2.0 Rai on Pattanakarn road, Bangkok, this private exclusive residence for the …

Swimming Pools

First ever RNA-based gene-silencing drug approved by FDA, and it's not cheap

Twenty years after the breakthrough discovery illustrating how RNA interference can be used to silence certain genes, and over a decade after the …

FDA

Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — For years he dutifully carried out Roger Ailes' orders, earning himself the nickname "the Butler" at Fox News.<p>Now, Bill Shine is serving the same role under President Donald Trump.<p>The former news executive, who was formally brought into the White House last month as deputy …

Donald Trump

12 Stunning Salads That Are Way Better Than Your Standard Caesar

There’s so much more to thoughtfully crafted salads than little gem, romaine, and arugula, and the good news is that you don’t have to wander far to …

Food

'Tour of grief is over' for killer whale no longer carrying dead calf

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was a journey of love, driven by a mother's loss, stretching across a thousand miles of ocean as the world watched and wondered.<p>An apparently grieving female orca whale who swam with the body of her dead calf for more than two weeks has stopped carrying the carcass, environmental …

Animals

The 2 Best Cheap Hotels in Soho, New York City

New York City's Soho neighborhood doesn't have the same tourist attractions as the Upper East Side or Midtown West, but it is the city's haute, …

New York City

Mueller obtains personal letter from Trump to Putin: WaPo

Rachel Maddow<p>Roger Stone aide held in contempt for defying grand jury subpoena<p>05:55<p>With Michael Cohen evidence sorted, investigators dig …

6 Things You Can Do In The Game Red Dead Redemption 2.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) A ton of new information and news about Red Dead Redemption 2 surfaced in the last couple of days. We broke down all of that …

Red Dead Redemption

Straphanger stabbed on subway after argument with 2 men

Two men stabbed a Manhattan straphanger after they started an argument with him on a Queens-bound E train early Sunday morning, police said.<p>The two …

Queens

A Video of a Nail Salon Brawl Went Viral. Racially Tinged Protests Broke Out.

Dozens of protesters called for the closing of a nail salon in Brooklyn on Monday in response to a video that showed a violent confrontation between employees and customers.<p>The video, which was posted to Facebook on Friday and has been viewed nearly 750,000 times, shows an Asian employee at Happy …

Law Enforcement

My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

'He met some people who pretty much brainwashed him in his early 20s. You can call it a cult'<p>Reform is beginning to creep through Saudi society; the ban on women drivers has been lifted, cinemas have opened<p>Osama's son Hamza may well cloud the family’s attempts to shake off their past<p>On the corner …

Osama Bin Laden

Sarah Sanders' dishonest defense of Trump and his assault on the free press reaches a new low

$180,000.<p>That’s how much Sarah Sanders earns a year as White House Press Secretary. She joins 23 other White House employees in that top salary bracket.<p>That means this is also how much she is paid to spread lies to the American people and peddle conspiracy theories on behalf of the president of the …

Donald Trump

Congress Votes to Force Software Makers to Say When Foreign Governments Peep Their Code

The U.S. government is stepping up its sensitivity to foreign governments insisting on reviews of software company’s source code.<p>A provision in the …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

5 Artisan Tile Companies That Can Elevate Your Home

One-of-a-kind tiles bring color and dynamism to your home—and have the power to transform spaces.<p>Instead of using generic, store-bought tiles, you may want to look to these artisan retailers for extraordinary, handcrafted tiles that add loads of personality to your kitchens and bathrooms. Some of …

Central Oregon

How a Hacker Used Python to Extract the Source Code for ‘Super Mario Bros.’

Hacker Matthew Earl used Python to extract raw visual data from Nintendo’s code.<p>Programmer Matthew Earl needed level data from the original <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> for an upcoming project, so he decided to get that data the hard way. Earl wanted the background imagery for each distinct level—everything …

Retrogaming

Sarah Huckabee Sanders uses a debunked story to blame the media for damaging the hunt for bin Laden

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders just accused the media of hindering the American government's pursuit of Osama bin Laden just a few years before 9/11. But she may want to check her evidence.<p>While defending Trump supporters' vulgar treatment of a CNN reporter at a rally Tuesday …

National Security