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  • Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of DUI

    (CNN) — Golf legend Tiger Woods was arrested around 3 a.m. Monday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence in Jupiter, Florida, Jupiter police spokeswoman Kristin Rightler said. Woods was booked into a local jail and released on his own recognizance with no bond a few hours later, according to the Palm Beach County sheriff’s office’s online records.

  • Houston salutes American heroes

    Memorial Day Fast Facts

    (CNN) — Here’s a look at Memorial Day, a day honoring American soldiers who died serving the country in wars. In 2017, Memorial Day will be on May 29th. Facts: Celebrated on the last Monday in May. Several towns claim to be the originators of Memorial Day, but in 1966 Congress declared Waterloo, New York, to be the birthplace of the holiday. Memorial Day originally honored military personnel who died in the Civil War (1861-1865). The holiday now honors those […]

  • TSA to start checking cell phones and laptops

    Expanded laptop ban could cover half a million travelers a day

    LONDON (CNNMoney) — Thousands of flights and hundreds of thousands of passengers will be affected every day if the United States extends its so-called laptop ban to all international flights. For now, electronic devices larger than a cellphone are banned from the cabin on flights bound for the United States from 10 airports in the Middle East and Africa. But Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday he might expand the ban to all international flights entering or leaving the […]

  • A-Rod said to sign on as ABC News contributor

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Alex Rodriguez, the infamous former Yankee player, has just inked a contributor deal with ABC News, a source familiar with the agreement told CNNMoney. The source said A-Rod will make occasional appearances on the ABC shows “Good Morning America,” “World News Tonight,” and “Nightline.” It’s not yet known when Rodriguez will first appear on the network or how long his contract will run. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. ABC declined to comment. […]

  • Trump marks Memorial Day with Arlington visit

    \WASHINGTON (CNN) — President Donald Trump honored the US service members who made the ultimate sacrifice by visiting Arlington National Cemetery in recognition of Memorial Day Monday morning. After laying a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Trump spoke in remembrance of fallen soldiers and respect for their families, alongside members of the military and his administration, including Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Joseph Dunford and Secretary of Defense James Mattis, a retired general. “We only hope […]

  • Hero firefighter dies from 9/11-related cancer

    NEW YORK — Surrounded by the debris and dust of the fallen Twin Towers, Ray Pfeifer slept in his fire truck for a week after the terror attack on September 11, 2001. He would spend the next eight months scouring through the rubble, “searching for friends,” he said. But this weekend, he would pay the ultimate price for his heroism. After an 8-year battle, Pfeifer died of terminal cancer, caused by the noxious cloud that hung over the disaster site. […]

  • Trump, feted and chided abroad, returns to uncertainty at home

    TAORMINA, Italy — Swinging over the green Ionian sea Saturday, his first foreign trip behind him, President Donald Trump was in a valedictory mood. Behind him, perched on the hillside, was the former Dominican monastery where G7 leaders had just finishing haranguing him to abandon his campaign promises to withdraw from a major climate agreement. He didn’t give in. Ahead was a crowd of US troops stationed on this rocky Italian outpost, eager to hear their commander in chief reprise […]

  • Sheriff’s deputy, 7 others killed in Mississippi shootings

    LINCOLN COUNTY, Mississippi — A sheriff’s deputy and seven other people were shot dead overnight in southern Mississippi, authorities said Sunday. Authorities identified Lincoln County sheriff’s deputy William Durr, 36, as the slain officer according to the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation. The MBI said the shootings started around 11:30 p.m. at an address in Bogue Chitto, where the deputy and three females were found dead. Another crime scene was found in Brookhaven, where the bodies of two boys were found. […]

  • 40 million people under the gun for hail, damaging winds before holiday

    (CNN) — Millions of people will get drenched or pummeled by severe weather that’s arriving just in time for Memorial Day. Damaging winds and large hail threaten 40 million people from Texas to Pennsylvania on Sunday, CNN meteorologist Haley Brink said. The storms could also spawn Isolated tornadoes. The nasty weather will move southeast on Memorial Day, wiping out barbeque plans in parts of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas. The storm system is not to be taken lightly. Residents […]