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October 14, 2019

Firefighters make headway against the biggest of California's active wildfires
Firefighters are making progress containing the largest of the wildfires currently burning in California, authorities said. ... More >>

America's factories are in trouble. The trade war is only part of the problem
The trade war is hurting America's factories, but it's not the only culprit. The strike at General Motors and Boeing's 737 Max crisis are taking a toll as well. ... More >>

Neighbor killed 4 people eating dinner in a Chicago apartment, police say
A neighbor is in custody after he shot five people -- four of them fatally -- in an apartment building in Chicago, police said. ... More >>

People rushed to hospitals after car strikes hayride wagon
Approximately twelve people were taken to local hospitals after a vehicle hit their hayrack ride in Illinois, authorities said. ... More >>

Joe Biden takes on Trump administration with plan to 'restore' government ethics
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden unveiled a plan Monday for how his administration would prioritize ethics should he be elected president in 2020, pledging to "ensure that no future president can ever again abuse the office for personal gain." ... More >>

Bernie Sanders wants to give workers an ownership stakes in big companies
Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday introduced a series of proposals designed to radically realign the balance of power in the American economy. ... More >>

The Point: It's debate week! (And 4 other stories to watch)
5. The cutting room floor: It's debate week! At least for the 12 candidates who met the requirements to appear on stage. But for the seven who didn't make it, this is a key moment. The November debate will have an even higher polling and fundraising threshold -- so if this month's metric was unachi... More >>

Trump and Mnuchin ramp up threats of sanctioning Turkey. Here are the facts
President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday ramped up their threats to sanction Turkey, responding to growing criticism over the fallout from the country's military offensive in northern Syria following Trump's decision to withdraw US forces from the area. ... More >>

Five things to know about Costco's $4.99 rotisserie chickens
Costco is willing to go to extreme lengths to keep its prized rotisserie chickens at $4.99. ... More >>

New Tesla feature sparks awe and mayhem
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has warned for years that increasingly intelligent machines will dominate humans and turn us into their pets. But if the latest AI-powered feature from his car company is any indication, we shouldn't worry. ... More >>

'Joker' has huge second weekend at the box office
A psychotic clown beat out the Addams Family and two Will Smiths at the box office this weekend. ... More >>

Archaeologists excavating, researching 'ghost fleet'
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Mom's boyfriend charged with severely beating girl
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Mom charged with DWI after son dies in crash
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Convicted killers flash gang signs during trial
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ER patient dies after left unattended at hospital
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No arrest in shooting involving sheriff's daughter
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Woman sues hotel after drink burns stomach
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Bear breaks into house, snoops around
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Hundreds claim injuries from crumbling sidewalks
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Shot in neck, officer finishes 4-mile run
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Baby rhino staying warm during freeze warning
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UAW members remain faithful to their negotiators
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Missing child found safe
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Hotel employee accused of crashing guest's car
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Burglar takes off shoes, locks up after stealing
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VO: Mouse eating cheese at store deli counter
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Officer shoots, kills woman inside her own home
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Family wants answers after son's body identified
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