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At least 4 killed in tour bus crash in Utah

At least 4 killed in tour bus crash in Utah

At least four people were killed, and multiple passengers critically injured when a tour bus crashed Friday near Bryce Canyon National Park, the Utah Highway Patrol said. Multiple air ambulances and rescue crews were responding to the crash on Utah Highway 12 in Garfield County, the highway patrol said, adding that 12 to 15 passengers…MORE

2,200 nurses strike at University of Chicago Medical Center

2,200 nurses strike at University of Chicago Medical Center

About 2,200 nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center went on strike Friday morning, causing the hospital to curtail services and transfer some patients to other hospitals. The nurses’ union said it began a 24-hour strike at 7 a.m. ET Friday. Nurses and their supporters wearing red shirts gathered in front of the hospital,…MORE

Here’s where you can see the Bat Signal on Batman Day this Saturday

Here’s where you can see the Bat Signal on Batman Day this Saturday

Holy smokes, Batman! It’s the bat signal! The familiar shape will illuminate the sky above cities across the world on Saturday, which is Batman Day, the caped crusader’s 80th anniversary. Friends of the DC Comics superhero can gather outside at 8 p.m. local time to see the signal flash in the “dark knight.” Here are…MORE

Here are the ways, big and small, that people are helping Texas flood victims

Here are the ways, big and small, that people are helping Texas flood victims

Emergency responders across southeast Texas are scrambling to help people who’ve been stranded or displaced by flooding from Imelda. The tropical system swamped whole neighborhoods, with reports of more than 40 inches of rain in some places. The Houston Fire Department was dispatched to nearly 2,000 emergency incidents and performed 142 high water rescues Friday…MORE

How just 3 easy gratitude rituals can lead to greater success

How just 3 easy gratitude rituals can lead to greater success

Want to be the next big success story? Start by celebrating World Gratitude Day this Saturday. Continue by celebrating the next day. And the next day. And the next day. Studies show that committing to a daily ritual of gratitude expression can lead to greater success in many aspects of your life. When you express…MORE

A New Jersey man scouted US landmarks for potential Hezbollah attacks, charges allege

A New Jersey man scouted US landmarks for potential Hezbollah attacks, charges allege

A New Jersey man served as a US-based operative for Hezbollah’s terrorism-planning wing for years, scouting landmarks like the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building for possible attacks, a federal grand jury has alleged. Alexei Saab, a 42-year-old Lebanon native and naturalized US citizen, was charged in an indictment Thursday with nine offenses,…MORE

Aliens, flying discs and sightings — oh my! A short history of UFOs in America

Aliens, flying discs and sightings — oh my! A short history of UFOs in America

UFOs are real! Just ask the US Navy. The US Navy just acknowledged that three clips of declassified military footage released between 2017 and 2018 are actually “unidentified aerial phenomena” — their words, not ours. The UAPs are just a fraction of the incursions Navy training ranges see, Navy spokesperson Joe Gradisher told CNN. Which,…MORE