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  • 4 people wounded in 3 attacks across the District

    22 June 2017 2:06 AM 49

    Two shootings and one stabbing left four people wounded across the District on Wednesday in apparently unrelated attacks, D.C. police said. In the first incident, a male juvenile was wounded in the 3700 block of Georgia Avenue NW about 7:20 p.m., said Officer Hugh Carew, a police spokesman. Police were searching for a Hispanic male who is about 5 feet 8 inches

  • Amazon Buying Whole Foods Could Mean Pain for Costco

    19 June 2017 7:57 PM 42

    While most corporate marriages end in relative failure, Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods could very well be the birth of a power player in the grocery space. That could be bad news for Costco, whose shares slid as much as 3% in trading Monday. The dip comes after Deutsche Bank analysts, led by Paul Trussell, downgraded shares of the company

  • Hiker dies while descending Alaska's Denali Pass

    17 June 2017 9:31 PM 70

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The National Park Service in Alaska says a climber has died on Denali, North America's highest mountain. An NPS ranger patrol was called to Denali's West Buttress route at 17,500 feet around 1 a.m. Friday, CBS affiliate KTVA reports. Reports indicated a hiker had collapsed due to an unknown illness. But high wind and snow are keeping

  • Senator Al Franken Says Jeff Sessions Violated His Recusal (Exclusive)

    14 June 2017 7:19 PM 7

    In an exclusive interview with Lawrence O'Donnell, Sen. Al Franken responds to what Jeff Sessions said today about his now-infamous answer to Sen. Franken that he "did not have communications with the Russians." About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives

  • Cavs-Warriors Finals Game 5: LeBron goes through Kevin Durant for a rim-rocking slam

    13 June 2017 2:21 AM 7

    LeBron got fouled on the dunk as well, but it wasn't called Even though the Cavaliers are down 3-1 to the Warriors, The King has been spectacular throughout the first four games of the Finals, and has made his fair share of spectacular plays along the way, highlighted by his self-alley-oop off the backboard in Game 4. Early in the second quarter of Game 5, however

  • Months of Deadly Anti-Government Protests in Venezuela

    12 June 2017 6:09 PM 43

    Beginning on April 1, anti-government demonstrators have staged daily protests across Venezuela that continue to devolve into violent clashes with riot police, leaving thousands arrested, hundreds injured, and 66 dead. Opposition activists are protesting against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, blaming him for a crippling economic crisis that has caused

  • 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft: First-round complete results tracker

    12 June 2017 2:54 PM 21

    Date, time and channel info for the MLB draft, which you can follow along with here The Minnesota Twins, thanks to their 59-103 record in 2016, hold the No. 1 overall pick for the third time in franchise history. They selected Tim Belcher in 1983 and Joe Mauer in 2001. Belcher did not sign with the Twins in 1983, by the way. Interestingly enough, the Twins

  • Late rally helps unseeded Latvian star Jelena Ostapenko win first title at French Open

    10 June 2017 3:28 PM 25

    Ostapenko entered her match against Halep with grit, and she powered through her first game, breaking the No. 3 seeded Halep on her first serve. The first set then went back and forth before unforced errors crippled Ostapenko, and she lost 4-6. The young star then fell 0-3 in the second set and looked to be out of the game and draining in energy. But Ostapenko

  • Golf will remain part of Summer Olympics through 2024, possibly in Los Angeles

    10 June 2017 2:37 PM 7

    There will be more gold medals won on the links over the next eight years The International Olympic Committee voted Friday to keep golf in the Olympics through 2024, when the Games are slated to be held in either Los Angeles or Paris. We already knew golf would stay in the Olympics for 2020 in Tokyo, but it was up in the air beyond that. However, the IOC confirmed

  • Apple brings "Business Chat" to Apple Messages

    9 June 2017 8:45 PM 48

    The tool enables customers to connect with businesses on their iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch. Apple this week announced Business Chat, a tool that enables people to connect with businesses via Apple Messages. Customers can use Business Chat to ask questions, get customer support and make transactions on their iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch. While other messaging