Governor: 2 police officers die after Hawaii shooting
HONOLULU (AP) — A man shot and killed two police officers Sunday as they responded to a home in a leafy neighborhood beneath the rim of a famed volcanic crater near Waikiki Beach, authorities said. The officers were responding to an address where the homeowner, Lois Cain, had recently sought to have a man evicted, court records showed. A neighbor told The Associated Press she saw Cain being loaded into an ambulance with knife wounds.
US troops were injured in Iran missile attack despite Pentagon initially saying there were no casualties
A US military official told CNN that 11 service members had been injured in the attack, which was launched in retaliation for the US airstrikes that had killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani the previous week.
US military resumes counter-Islamic State operations in Iraq
U.S. officials say the U.S. military is resuming operations against Islamic State militants in Iraq and is working to soon restart training Iraqi forces, despite deep divisions over the American drone strike that killed an senior Iranian commander in Baghdad and the resulting missile attack by Iran on an Iraqi base.
Iran admits to shooting down Ukrainian passenger plane unintentionally
By Eliza Mackintosh, Joshua Berlinger, Angela Dewan, Madeline Holcombe and Artemis Moshtaghian, CNN Iran unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian plane that crashed near Tehran this week, killing 176 people, the...
Taco Bell giving workers raises, new benefits
CNN -- Taco Bell is starting 2020 with some new perks for workers. For the first time ever, employees will be eligible for paid sick time. Workers at corporate owned locations will be eligible for 24 hours of paid sick time a year. And managers at some restaurants will start pulling in six figure salaries. That's a big boost because most supervisors in that role made between 50 and 80 thousand previously.
Amazon employees fired,'abused access to Ring' video
Washington, D.C. (AP) -- Amazon says it has fired multiple workers at its ring security camera business, after they were caught abusing access to surveillance video. Amazon announced the firings in a letter responding to questions from U.S. Senators. The company said over the past four years, ring received four inquiries about a team member accessing ring video data.
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An airstrike killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, head of Iran’s elite Quds Force and architect of its regional security apparatus, at Baghdad’s international airport Friday, Iranian state television and three Iraqi officials said, an attack that's expected to draw severe Iranian retaliation against Israel and American interests.
U-Haul has a New Year's resolution: Cut down on hiring people who smoke.
The sale of marijuana for recreational purposes is now legal in Illinois.