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Top U.S. general says no sign soldiers in Niger took too many risks
7 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. general said on Monday he had no information that Army special operation forces involved in a deadly attack in Niger earlier this month had taken too many risks.
[From Reuters: Top News]
What to know about 401(k) plans amid talk of tax change
by By STAN CHOE
19 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 401(k) may be in Washington's crosshairs....
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
New York opens sexual harassment probe of Weinstein Co: source
38 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York attorney general has opened an investigation into sexual harassment and possible violations of civil rights laws at the Weinstein Company, the movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, and sent the company a subpoena on Monday, a source familiar with the investigation said.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Trump says popular retirement program will be unscathed in tax plan
39 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday dismissed the possibility of curbing a popular tax-deferred U.S. retirement savings program to help pay for his sweeping tax cuts, and voiced doubts about adding another top bracket targeting the wealthiest Americans.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Kelly on O'Reilly: Abuse, shaming of women has to stop
by By DAVID BAUDER
56 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Megyn Kelly took on her former Fox News Channel colleague Bill O'Reilly in blunt terms on Monday, revealing she had gone to her bosses to complain about O'Reilly's behavior and saying the size of a newly revealed $32 million settlement of harassment charges made by a Fox analyst was "jaw-dropping."...
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
Trump shoots down retirement limit to pay for GOP tax cuts
by By MARCY GORDON
1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump shot down a possible approach for raising revenue to finance tax cuts in politically must-do legislation for the Republicans, promising Monday the popular 401(k) retirement program will be untouched....
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
Nevada gun shows tied to firearm violence in California: study
1 hour ago
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Firearms-related deaths and injuries increased 70 percent in parts of California in the weeks after gun shows in neighboring Nevada, which has fewer regulations on such events, a University of California, Berkeley study released on Monday found.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Study: NYC could see bad flooding every 5 years
by By FRANK ELTMAN
1 hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Within the next three decades, floods that used to strike the New York City area only once every 500 years could occur every five years, according to a new scientific study released just days before the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy....
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
Top US general: Families, Americans deserve answers on Niger
1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The American people and the fallen soldiers' families deserve answers about a deadly ambush in the African nation of Niger, the top U.S. general said Monday, without being able to provide many himself....
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
New York attorney general launches probe of Weinstein Co.
by By DAVID KLEPPER
1 hour ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a civil rights investigation on Monday into The Weinstein Co. following sexual harassment and assault allegations against its co-founder, Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein....
[From AP Top News at 5:58 p.m. EDT]
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