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January 18, 2020

Here's how the doctor Evelyn Yang accused was allowed to go free
Evelyn Yang's revelation that she was sexually assaulted by her OB-GYN has renewed national focus on a sweetheart plea deal between Manhattan's district attorney and her former doctor. ... More >>

A woman left the ER to find another hospital after a long wait. Two hours later, she died
Tashonna Ward walked into an emergency room in Milwaukee one evening this month to get treatment for chest pains and shortness of breath. ... More >>

4 killed, 1 wounded in Utah shooting
Four people were shot to death in a residence in Grantsville, Utah, Friday night, according to police. ... More >>

Avalanche at ski resort leaves 1 dead, 1 seriously injured
An avalanche at a California ski resort Friday morning killed one skier and seriously injured another, authorities said. ... More >>

Pork markets to become a big winner in the US-China trade truce
Just a day after the United States and China signed a phase 1 trade deal, The US Department of Agriculture released a report that delivers another optimistic message to US farmers: Chinese demand for pork is likely to boost the US pork markets in 2020. ... More >>

Here's why Amy Klobuchar and Andrew Yang supporters may be the most powerful Iowans on caucus night
The most consequential moment of the Iowa caucuses won't be the first time that people across the state line up in support of their preferred candidate on February 3. ... More >>

Pence urges Democrats to flip on impeachment
Vice President Mike Pence urged Senate Democrats to break ranks and "stand up against" the articles of impeachment in a Wall Street Journal op-ed comparing the Senate trial of President Donald Trump to President Andrew Johnson's impeachment trial in 1868. ... More >>

GAO: Administration broke law by withholding aid
The Government Accountability Office said the Trump administration broke the law when it withheld US security aid to Ukraine last year that had been appropriated by Congress, a decision that's at the heart of the House's impeachment case against President Donald Trump. ... More >>

Corvette wins North American Car of the Year Award
The Chevrolet Corvette won the North American Car of the Year Award at an event in Detroit on Monday morning. In addition, the Kia Telluride was named SUV of the Year and the Jeep Gladiator won Truck of the Year. ... More >>

These are America's new favorite restaurants
In "Vacation," National Lampoon's 1980s classic, Chevy Chase jokes, "I'm so hungry. I could eat a sandwich from a gas station." ... More >>

Marriott is trying to be more like Airbnb
Marriott executive Stephanie Linnartz sees home rentals not as a threat — but as a natural extension of Marriott's core hotel business. ... More >>

The big differences between 4G and 5G
The development of ridesharing apps, such as Uber and Lyft, was made possible by 4G. With 5G, ridesharing cars could one day navigate themselves — no human driver required. ... More >>

Firefighter responds to call putting out fire at his own home
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VCU advises students to stay clear of Capitol
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Airports screen passengers from China for illness
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Woman found asphyxiated in her bed
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Man arrested after rooster fighting ring found
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Lawmaker receives threats after machine gun bill
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Black comic book festival kicks off in Harlem
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In-home caregiver took more than $76k from clients
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Puppy with deadly illness stolen from shelter
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NFL star sends veteran to Super Bowl
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Baby named Arrow may be good luck charm for Chiefs
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Racial slur photo, students in blackface go viral
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Car slides off road, balances on utility cable
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Cat accidentally gets euthanized during vet visit
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Truck crashes off bridge into river
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Minnesota running out of salt during winter season
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Coast Guard rescues hunter with gunshot wound
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