BTS just dropped their new album, Love Yourself: Her – and they’re already making history! As of the album’s release on Monday, Love Yourself: Her has topped the iTunes album charts at No. 1 in a whopping 73 countries, which is the largest debut number for any South Korean artist according to the group’s agency, [...]
Hurricane Maria slammed into Dominica late Monday, causing “widespread devestation” to the 74,00-resident island as it slowly moved towards Puerto Rico Tuesday with winds of up to 160 mph. Maria was the strongest storm in history to make landfall in the Caribbean nation, CNN reported....
Toys “R” Us Inc., the largest US "brick and mortar" toys retailer, filed for bankruptcy late on Monday night, as a result of a crushing post-LBO debt load and relentless competition from warehouse and online retailers, the "latest blow...Show More Summary
Law enforcement agents seized a record haul of street-grade fentanyl from a Queens building — ?marking ?the largest ?such bust ?in New York City history, officials announced Monday. NYPD and DEA agents recovered 64 kilograms of the lethal drug from a residential address in Kew Gardens on Aug?. 1 as part of a broader pair...
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Orange County philanthropists Susan and Henry Samueli are donating $200 million to UC Irvine, the largest gift in the university's history, officials announced Monday.
Monday’s Say Hey, Baseball looks at the rise of Byron Buxton, the Astros’ clinching, and the saddest 8 minutes in recent Philly sports history. Byron Buxton had the potential to be a superstar when he was MLB's top prospect, but things did not work that way at first. Show More Summary
Review: A First-Class Catastrophe: The Road to Black Monday, the Worst Day in Stock Market History by Diana Henriques “is a first-class...
Authored by Sara Potter via FactSet, Last week, I detailed the various factors leading up to the stock market crash of October 19, 1987. As we approach the 30-year anniversary of Black Monday, are there signs that the bull market ofShow More Summary
ROY, Utah (KSTU) — Former Roy High School students are defending a teacher the Weber School District put on leave Monday, after current students were given a controversial sexual history and relationships quiz. Ever gone out with a member...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — An ESPN host with a history of stirring up controversy lashed out at Donald Trump in a series of Twitter posts on Monday, calling the president a “white supremacist” who is unfit to serve in the White House.
Sergio Dipp, the world’s most awkward-slash-lovable “Monday Night Football” commentator, is working his way through the internet news cycle, and right now he’s in the peek-behind-the-curtain phase. Dipp made Twitter history on Monday night when he stammered through a heartfelt but cringeworthy sideline sequence. Show More Summary
CIA Director Mike Pompeo on Monday said it was "fair to say" that North Korea, which has a history of sharing its nuclear capabilities, could be approached by potential customers, such as Iran, to sell secrets about its missile programs. Show More Summary
Donald Trump's White House is growing a tad testy about Steve Bannon's weekend accusation that Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey was the worst mistake in "modern political history." After the vast majority of Monday’s...Show More Summary
For only the fifth time in history, Disney World closed for two days Sunday and Monday as Hurricane Irma rolled over Florida.
Earlier this season the Toronto Blue Jays gave us one of the most athletic, graceful dives we’ve ever seen. On Monday night, they gave us pretty much the exact opposite. In the bottom of the second inning against the Baltimore Orioles, utility infielder Darwin Barney slashed a line drive into the gap in right center. […]
You know things are bad when you have lost pollster Nate Silver. On Monday, the FiveThirtyEight founder told his podcast listeners that Hillary Clinton ran the “most negative campaign in history.” Coming from Silver, the statement is refreshing. Show More Summary
For the first time in history, Walt Disney World shut down for two consecutive days. Due to the magnitude of Hurricane Irma, the park made the call to close on Sunday, Sept. 10, and Monday, Sept. 11. Resort hotels remained open, and many guests waited out the storm there. Show More Summary
It’s the front end of a Monday Night Football doubleheader when the New Orleans Saints meet the Minnesota Vikings. Here’s some info on tonight’s contest. History: Including a 31-28 OT win in the ’09 NFC Championship Game, Saints have...Show More Summary
According to data released Monday, the total national debt climbed about $318 billion to $20.162 trillion as of Friday, the same day President Donald Trump signed a bill suspending the debt ceiling and allowing the federal borrowing limit to extend until Dec. Show More Summary