Bluesky sees record signups day after Musk says X will go paid-only

  (Mashable) : After Elon Musk claimed that Twitter/X will become an entirely paid platform, more than 42,000 new users joined Bluesky, making Tuesday, September 19, its biggest growth day. ..

Wild sign Zuccarello to 2-year, $8M extension

Minnesota Wild forward Mats Zuccarello signed a two-year, $8.25 million contract extension on Friday that will keep him with the team through the 2025-26 season.

Survey reveals how many cups coffee drinkers consume per year

For four in five coffee drinkers, the idea of drinking coffee in the morning is what motivates them to get out of bed, according to new research.

House GOP hardliners block spending stopgap with shutdown looming

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy rejected a bipartisan Senate proposal to keep agencies funded through November 17 and instead moved a GOP bill that linked another month of spending with border security.

Woman accused of killing college student in DUI crash after drinking at dog bar with pooch named Tequila

Dallas woman, 27, allegedly drank with her pup named Tequila at a canine bar before crash that killed 19-year-old college student Honor Elizabeth Wallace in Dallas, Texas.

GOP presidential candidates use TikTok, Taylor Swift to appeal to young voters

Vivek Ramaswamy used to call Chinese-owned TikTok "digital fentanyl," but he later became the first Republican presidential candidate with an account on the app.

GOP rebels, Dems sink House stopgap funding bill less than 48 hours before likely government shutdown

House Republicans' bid to avert a shutdown using a conservative stopgap spending bill failed on Friday

6 memorable moments from Dianne Feinstein's career

Tributes are pouring in after the death of Dianne Feinstein, who had a career of historic firsts, including being California's first female senator. The Democrat's career saw her lead the city of San Fransisco — another

Europe relish 18th hole drama after crushing America on day one of Ryder Cup

Justin Rose sank the final putt of a thrilling afternoon’s fourballs to cement Europe’s historic lead over America after day one in Rome

Engineered stone counter tops are killing workers at high rates. What can consumers do about it?

Silicosis, a disease caused by silica dust produced when workers cut and grind engineered stone, is afflicting workers. What consumers can do about it.

Do you know the difference between Hispanic and Latino?

Americans are split when it comes to knowing the difference between the terms Hispanic and Latino, new research suggests. 

Global Conference marking the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) 2023

Statement following the Global Conference for International Day for Universal Access to Information.

Climate extremists are afraid to debate. Maybe they should be

Climate extremists are afraid to debate. Maybe they should be. There are many questions they don't want answered and over 1,600 scientists challenged their narrative.

Senator Rick Scott to roll out measure to 'keep our border agents paid' during possible government shutdown

Sen. Rick Scott is rolling out a measure Friday to ensure that CBP and ICE agents will still get paid if the government shuts down this weekend, Fox News Digital has learned.

COVID-positive Travis Barker kisses, gets handsy with pregnant Kourtney Kardashian at baby shower

The Blink-182 rocker posted his positive test via Instagram last week, shortly before he attended Kardashian's Disney-themed bash with a face mask on.

9 things an interior decorator is adding to her home this fall

From earthy oranges, reds, and greens to florals like marigolds, here are fall things I need to have in my home this season, as an interior decorator.

A Founder of the Crypto Hedge Fund Three Arrows Capital Is Arrested

Su Zhu, a founder of Three Arrows Capital, a cryptocurrency hedge fund that collapsed last year, was arrested in Singapore.

Joe Jonas looks somber as he steps out in the rain in NYC amid his bitter custody and divorce battle with ex Sophie Turner

Joe Jonas looked somber as he stepped out in the rain in NYC on Friday - amid his turbulent custody and divorce battle with estranged wife Sophie Turner.

Security forces replace militants in Palestinian refugee camp as cease-fire holds

In Lebanon's largest Palestinian refugee camp a Palestinian security force was deployed to a school complex, taking the place of armed occupants who had been there since late July.

Hounslow Council's allotment scheme gets celebrity backing as it looks to go national

A Downton Abbey star has thrown his weight behind the project

Plans to turn Glasgow's Allan Glen's school into flats

A historic school in Glasgow could be turned into flats.

Brooks Koepka in bizarre Jon Rahm dig as Ryder Cup fallout leads to 'act like a child' barb

Team USA have a mountain to climb after Team Europe hitting a record-equalling five point lead on day one.

The Legend of Gram Parsons, in 12 Songs

A half-century after his death, listen to some of the singer-songwriter’s most soulful signature tunes, and some tributes and covers by artists he inspired.

TikTok promotes illegal steroids to teens who want to look like Captain America, nonprofit warns

TikTok has been accused of promoting "toxic" diet culture, encouraging frivolous spending and pushing Chinese propaganda -- and now a nonprofit is warning that the video-sharing site is contributing to steroid abuse.

Study finds 4,000 homes held by foreign companies in Kensington and Chelsea have no owner listed

Kensington and Chelsea Council said there was 'little' it could do to tackle the problem

How to Display Family Photos Without Losing Your Mind---or Your Sense of Style

Want to show off your personal snapshots in a way that feels chic, not cringe? Design pros share their go-to strategies.

House conservatives tank GOP short-term funding bill

A band of House conservatives on Friday voted down a GOP bill to avoid a government shutdown. The vote marked a significant — and embarrassing — defeat for Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) as a shutdown this weekend appears

Federal investigators floated sex trafficking charges against Hunter Biden, doc shows

Feds floated sex trafficking charges against Hunter Biden, according to a document contained in a batch released by the House Ways and Means Committee.

EastEnders affair 'rumbled' as fans believe Stacey Slater and Jack Branning relationship 'sealed'

Following the exit of Denise Fox, fans of EastEnders are convinced Stacey Slater and Jack Branning are en route for an affair on the BBC soap.

Scottish Premiership table predicted: Hearts, Hibs, Rangers, Celtic finishes as twists expected

The latest predicted finish ahead of the weekend’s Scottish Premiership games

Arrest made in connection with 1996 murder of Tupac Shakur

An arrest was made in Las Vegas in connection with the 1996 murder of rapper Tupac Shakur, a law enforcement source tells CNN. Follow here for the latest live news updates.

Washington reacts to Feinstein's death with shutdown deadline still approaching

Lawmakers have been paying tribute to Sen. Dianne Feinstein Friday as House Speaker Kevin McCarthy continues to try to find a way to avoid a government shutdown this weekend. CBS News congressional correspondents Scott MacFarlane

These are Jefferies 'rock-solid' dividend stock picks

Jefferies screened for names that not only have attractive yields but avoid certain risks.

Long Island man cleared of murder charges after 18 years in prison

Paul Scrimo, 66, of New York, was acquitted Thursday in connection with the 2000 murder of Ruth Williams. Scrimo spent 18 years behind bars for the erroneous conviction.

Biden's Education Department is taking the next step to get broad student-loan forgiveness to millions of borrowers. Here's what you need to know.

The Education Department announced it's moving forward with the process to determine what the next broad student-debt relief proposal will look like.