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Oh deer! Georgia woman pumping gas kicked in head by deer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Georgia woman went to fill up her gas tank before work when a deer leaped over her head, kicking her in the process. Lynda Tennent told WJXT-TV she was pumping gas in Brunswick, Georgia, on Wednesday when the incident occurred.
Chicago teachers authorize their leaders to call a strike

Chicago teachers authorize their leaders to call a strike

Chicago teachers have voted to authorize their union leaders to call a strike, setting the stage for a possible work stoppage next month in the nation's third-largest school district, officials announced Thursday.
Whistleblower accuses White House of Ukraine call coverup

Whistleblower accuses White House of Ukraine call coverup

WASHINGTON — White House officials took extraordinary steps to "lock down" information about President Donald Trump's summertime phone call with the president of Ukraine, even moving the transcript to a secret computer system, a whistleblower alleges
Iranian president: US should end 'maximum pressure' policy

Iranian president: US should end 'maximum pressure' policy

NEW YORK — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urged the United States on Thursday to "cease this policy of maximum pressure" on his nation, saying it was driving the possibility of negotiations even further away. Rouhani stuck to his insistence that U.

NY could add menthol to flavour ban as vaping groups sue

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York officials want to add menthol to the state's first-in-the-nation ban on the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes as the vaping industry seeks to block it, according to the governor's office. Democratic Gov.
Trump administration proposes historically low refugee limit

Trump administration proposes historically low refugee limit

NEW YORK — The Trump administration wants to cap the number of refugees admitted into the United States to the lowest number since the resettlement program was created in 1980.
Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically

Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically

NEW YORK — Users of Amazon's Alexa digital assistant can now request that recordings of their voice commands delete automatically. Amazon says it saves such commands to improve the service.
Nancy Pelosi is subject of book by daughter Christine Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi is subject of book by daughter Christine Pelosi

NEW YORK — An upcoming book on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi comes from someone who knows her well, daughter Christine Pelosi. "The Nancy Pelosi Way" will be released Nov. 26, Skyhorse Publishing announced Thursday.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86

Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86

PARIS — Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and who defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, died Thursday at 86.
J. Lo, Shakira to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

J. Lo, Shakira to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

NEW YORK — Jennifer Lopez and Shakira are going to bring the heat to the 2020 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.