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New NOAA Report on Climate Change

NOAA Reports 2017 was the Arctic's Second-Warmest Year

(CNN)- A new report reveals the Arctic saw its second-warmest year in record in 2017. The report, sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, shows Arctic temperatures continue to rise at double the rate of the global temperature increase. As a result, this year’s maximum winter sea ice was the lowest ever observed. Sea ice is also getting thinner,…

Christiane Amanpour Replaces Charlie Rose on PBS

PBS ANNOUNCES 'AMANPOUR' AS INTERIM REPLACEMENT FOR CHARLIE ROSE

(CNN) – PBS has a plan for replacing Charlie Rose’s late-night interview program and it starts with Christiane Amanpour. “Amanpour,” the acclaimed journalist’s existing program on CNN international; will be aired by PBS stations “on an interim basis.” The Public Broadcasting Network made the announcement Monday. The network said it is also “finalizing plans for a second public affairs program…

FBI Reward Increase Border Patrol Case

FBI DOUBLES ITS REWARD IN THE DEATH OF BORDER PATROL AGENT IN TEXAS

(CNN) – The FBI has doubled its reward for information about the death of a border patrol agent in Texas. The bureau is now offering $50,000 in the case of agent Rogelio Martinez up from 25,000. Martinez and another agent were found with severe trauma injuries in Van Horn on November 18th. Martinez died the next day, but the other…

96% of Americans Will Give Back in 2017

96% OF AMERICANS SAY THEY WILL BE CHARITABLE THIS YEAR

(CNN) – 96-percent of Americans say they will be charitable this year. The majority of people 40% donate money. 35% contribute goods like clothes or food and 19% volunteer their time. That’s according to a new report by bankrate.com. Millennials prefer to donate goods and volunteer their time; they’re the least likely to donate money. By contrast, baby boomers give…

Glee Actress Arrested on Domestic Battery Charge

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption Actress and singer Naya Rivera is facing a domestic battery charge. The former “Glee” star was arrested Saturday night in West Virginia. She was arraigned on the misdemeanor charge just after midnight on Sunday. The judge released her on bond and she walked out of the hearing room in silence….

Uma Thurman On Weinstein Scandal

UMA THURMAN CONDEMNS HARVEY WEINSTEIN AND HIS "WICKED CONSPIRATORS" IN INSTAGRAM POST

(CNN) – Actress Uma Thurman ripped into embattled producer Harvey Weinstein. She wrote on Instagram Thursday, “Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Except you Harvey and all your wicked conspirators. I’m glad it’s going slowly. You don’t deserve a bullet.” Thurman has appeared in several films that were produced by Weinstein, including “Pulp Fiction” and “Kill Bill.” Thurman also expressed support for those…

Senate Requests More Info From Kushner

SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE REQUESTS MORE INFORMATION ON KUSHNER

(CNN) – Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are requesting more information from president Trump’s son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner. They gave him until November 27th to turn over more documents for its investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election. They want information related to his security clearance and questions over whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia. Chairman…

Bush 41 Accused Of Groping Woman In 1992

GEORGE H.W. BUSH ACCUSER SAYS HE GROPED HER DURING 1992 RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN

(CNN) – Former president George H.W. Bush is facing a new groping allegation. A Michigan woman says he touched her inappropriately while he was in office at an event in April 1992. The woman, now 55, told CNN she was attending a fundraiser for Bush’s re-election campaign in Dearborn, Michigan with her father; when the president grabbed her rear end…

Vans Warped Tour To End In 2018

VANS WARPED TOUR ORGANIZER SAYS NEXT SUMMER WILL THE LAST TIME THE PUNK ROCK FESTIVAL TOURS THE NATION.

(CNN) – After more than 22 years, the Vans Warped Tour is coming to an end. The influential pop-punk music festival’s organizer announced Wednesday that the 2018 tour will be its last. The warped tour isn’t totally dead, though. A 25th anniversary celebration is being planned for 2019, but it will not include a traveling tour. The artist line-up for…