In The News -
Wells Fargo & Co. will pay $185 million to resolve claims that bank employees opened deposit and credit-card accounts without customers’ approval to satisfy sales goals and earn financial rewards, U.S. regulators said. The lender opened more than 2 million accounts that consumers may not have known about.
One female student shot and wounded another before fatally shooting herself Thursday morning at western Texas' Alpine High School, a sheriff said.
Pressure grew on President Barack Obama on Friday — including from his own party's nominee, Hillary Clinton — to take more aggressive action against North Korea for its latest nuclear weapons test, including using new sanctions authority that could put the White House at odds with China, Pyongyang's protector and largest trading partner.
The fifth and largest underground test, which came on the heels of three provocative missile tests, stoked new fears that North Korea’s boasts that it can place a hydrogen bomb atop long-range missiles may soon be reality.
The US and Russia announced a plan Friday to bring about a ceasefire in Syria, Secretary of State John Kerry said. "Today we are announcing an arrangement that we think has the capability of sticking but it's dependent on people's choices," Kerry said in Geneva.
15th Anniversary - 9-11 Remembered with memorials and services all over the country.
Cease Fire In Syria - fighting stops for a full 48 hours, in line with a hard-fought ceasefire brokered Friday by the US and Russia. US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov have secured buy-in of Assad, as a key partner in seeking a halt to the bloody conflict.
Not Good - Hillary Clinton, at a New York fundraiser Friday night with liberal donors and Barbra Streisand, said "half" of Trump supporters fit into a "basket of deplorables," while the other half are people who feel the government has let them down and need understanding and empathy.
Hillary’s health is in question again. US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has pledged to release details about his health after his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton was diagnosed with pneumonia. Mr Trump said health had now become "an issue" in the election campaign. Mrs Clinton was taken ill after seen falling on Sunday at a 9/11 memorial ceremony and cancelled a campaign trip to California.
A man has been arrested in connection with the arson fire that damaged a Florida mosque occasionally attended by Orlando night club shooter Omar Mateen, authorities announced Wednesday. Joseph Michael Schreiber, 32, was arrested in Fort Pierce Wednesday afternoon and will be charged with a felony count of arson with a hate crime enhancement,
Hillary Clinton on Wednesday released more information about her medical history after the announcement on Sunday that she had been diagnosed with pneumonia and amid a flurry of questions about her health overall. The statement said that a recent physical “was normal and she is in excellent mental condition. Meanwhile, Donald Trump appears on the Dr. Oz show, saying his health is excellent.
Ford is shifting all North American small-car production from the U.S. to Mexico, CEO Mark Fields told investors today in Dearborn, even though its plans to invest in Mexico have become a lightning rod for controversy in this year's presidential election.
Technology news -
IOS 10 is released and not without download and bricking problems. One of the features - Just pick up your iPhone and it'll wake up.
The most detailed 3D map yet of a billion stars in the Milky Way galaxy is released along with a sneak peek at brand-new data on millions of stars collected by the European Space Agency's Gaia spacecraft.
Gaia has been scanning the sky to create a catalog of more than a billion stars in and around the Milky Way since 2014. The first data release includes precise positions and brightness of 1.142 billion stars, plus distances and motions of more than 2 million stars.
Sports news -
The NFL Season is back. Interesting wins - Giants over Cowboys - 20-19… The Pats win over the Cardinals without QB Tom Brady (who is out for three more games) 32-21 and the Raiders win 35-34 over the Saints.
Dustin Johnson held off the challenge of England's Paul Casey to win the BMW Championship in Carmel, Indiana.
American Johnson recovered from letting slip his three-shot overnight lead to card a five-under-par 67 and finish on 23 under.
The ACC announced that it is moving all neutral-site conference championship games out of North Carolina as a result of the state's controversial House Bill 2 law that limits the legal protection of the LGBT community. The ACC council of presidents issued a statement saying its decision "reaffirmed our collective commitment to uphold the values of equality, diversity, inclusion and non-discrimination."
Entertainment news -
Passing - “Crazy” Eddie Antar - Legendary New York City electronics store retail advertiser whose prices were, “Insane.”
Passing - Actress and transgender activist Alexis Arquette, of the famous Arquette acting family. She was 47.
Police have arrested two men for allegedly trespassing during a live broadcast of the season 23 premiere of “Dancing With the Stars” tonight while a judge was critiquing the performance of U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte.
Global media company Turner has announced they’ve entered a multi-year licensing agreement with Walt Disney Studios and 20th Century Fox, granting them the basic cable rights to the entire Star Wars film series.
Miley Cyrus - now that she’s going to be on “The Voice” has some advice for her contestants: “Be like Bernie Sanders. “Be the person people want and love. Don’t worry about the masses. That’s how you make a memorable moment.”
Top pop hit music singles -
Heathens - twenty one pilots
Closer - The Chainsmokers fea. Halsey
Cold Water - Major Lazer fea. Justin Bieber & MO
Don’t Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers fea. Daya
Cheap Thrills - Sia fea. Sean Paul
Ride - twenty one pilots
Needed Me - Rihanna
This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris fea. Rihanna
Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele
We Don’t Talk Anymore - Charlie Puth fea. Selena Gomez
Treat You Better - Shawn Medes
Let Me Love You - DJ Snake fea. Justin Bieber
One Dance - Drake fea. WizKid & Kyla
Broccoli - D.R.A.M. fea. Lil Yachty
Into You - Ariana Grande
Top movies -
Sully ($35 million business first week)
When THe Bough Breaks
The WIld Life (2016)
Kubo and the Two Strings
Hell or High Water
No Manches Frida