Volvo Ocean Race Yacht Involved in Fatal Accident Near Hong Kong

A sailboat competing in the Volvo Ocean Race, a marquee around-the-world sailing competition, collided with a Chinese fishing vessel near Hong Kong early Saturday, killing one of the Chinese boat's crew members, race organizers and Chinese state media said. The Vestas 11th Hour Racing boat hit the … [Read More...]

From Tax Refunds to Restrooms, What the Shutdown Has Shut Down – Bloomberg

BloombergFrom Tax Refunds to Restrooms, What the Shutdown Has Shut DownBloombergThe Ohio Clock strikes midnight outside the Senate Chamber at the Capitol Building in Washington on Saturday, Jan. 20. Photographer: Zach Gibson/Bloomberg. Visitors to national parks will be prevented from using the full-service restrooms. Tourists won …and more » [Read More...]

8 ways Trump hurt Obamacare in his first year

Within hours of being sworn in last year, President Trump signed an executive order aimed at minimizing Obamacare’s financial burden on the nation. It was his first attempt to dismantle his predecessor’s landmark health reform law. [Read More...]

Trump went to Pittsburgh to fire his initial salvo in the most…

President Donald Trump fired his opening salvo on Thursday in what amounts to the biggest political race of early 2018 – a special congressional election in a heavily Republican southwestern Pennsylvania district. The race between Republican Rick Saccone and Democrat Conor Lamb is being viewed by many as a bellwether of what'… [Read More...]

What’s happening at the IRS during the shutdown – CNNMoney

CNNMoneyWhat's happening at the IRS during the shutdownCNNMoneyThe U.S. government is closed. And if it doesn't reopen by Monday, Americans expecting refunds or waiting to hear back from the IRS on an existing audit or other tax matter may be out of luck. The government shut down … [Read More...]