Hulu Touts 40 Percent Jump in Subscribers in One Year

Hulu Hulu eclipsed 17 million total subscribers in 2017, the streaming service announced Tuesday. That’s five million more (+40 percent) total subscribers from its last publicly reported total in 2016. The Netflix competitor also announced that its total audience has grown to 54 million total unique viewers. “2017 was a momentous year for Hulu. We … Read more

Michael Wolff Calls Trump The 'Biggest Leaker' In The White House

Fire and Fury author Michael Wolff called President Donald Trump the “biggest leaker” in the White House in an interview Monday, as he defended himself from attacks against his tell-all book on the Trump administration.While Trump complained about press leaks, “the biggest leaker was Donald Trump,” Wolff told Katy Tur in an MSNBC segment.“Many of the … Read more

New body camera video shows fatal Colorado sheriff’s deputy shooting

Police have just released body camera footage from the New Year’s Eve shooting in Colorado that left one officer dead and four others wounded.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and international events.

Wife of disgraced Pennsylvania police chief addresses scandal

The wife of a disgraced Pennsylvania police chief has broken her silence after her husband was arrested on Friday for trying to solicit sex from an undercover officer posing as a 14-year-old girl, KDKA reports. Leechburg Police Chief Michael Diebold made headlines earlier this year when he lost part of his left arm in a near-fatal fireworks accident. But after … Read more

32 missing, oil tanker on fire after collision off China

BEIJING (AP) — An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s east coast, leaving the tanker’s entire crew of 32 missing and causing it to spill oil into the sea, authorities said Sunday.Chinese authorities dispatched police vessels and three cleaning ships to the scene after the collision, which happened … Read more

It’s Time to Bomb North Korea

It’s Time to Bomb North KoreaDestroying Pyongyang’s nuclear arsenal is still in America’s national interest.Nothing can be known about this week’s talks between North and South Korea other than their likely outcome. As in every previous encounter, South Korea will almost certainly reward North Korea’s outrageous misconduct by handing over substantial sums of money, thus … Read more

Deadly rains conjure chaos, mudslides, fire in California

Chaos swept California’s Santa Barbara County on Tuesday after a powerful overnight storm hammered the region with heavy rains, leading to the deaths of at least five people and triggering multiple water rescues, authorities said. Among the hardest hit places has been Montecito, a wealthy community sandwiched between the Pacific Ocean to the south and … Read more

Pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio announces Senate run

Joe Arpaio — the controversial sheriff beloved by immigration hard-liners who was pardoned of criminal contempt charges by President Donald Trump last year — announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. Senate in Arizona. “I am running for the U.S. Senate from the Great State of Arizona, for one unwavering reason: to support the agenda … Read more

Gymnastics abuse scandal: Maggie Nichols reveals she is ‘Athlete A’

Elite gymnast Maggie Nichols revealed Tuesday that she is “Athlete A” — the first to report sexual abuse by team doctor Larry Nassar to USA Gymnastics — and blasted the organization for not doing more to stop him from assaulting more young women. Nichols, who was a top contender for the 2016 Olympic team before … Read more

Democrats can’t escape the issue of Trump’s impeachment

WASHINGTON — Impeachment looms over this year’s elections, whether either party’s leadership wants that or not. Even before “Fire and Fury” raised questions about President Donald Trump’s mental fitness, 70 percent of Democratic voters told World News/Wall Street Journal pollsters they wanted congressional hearings on impeachment, making it impossible for their party to ignore the … Read more