|
The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
Updated at 9:58 PM

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) " Residents and business owners in Gatlinburg got their first look at the wildfire destruction on Friday, and many walked around the once-bustling tourist city in a daze, sobbing. They hugged each other and promised that they would stay in touch. "We love it up here so much," said Gary Moore, his voice trembling. "We lost everything. But we're alive, thank goodness. Our neighbors are alive, most of them. And we're just so thankful for that." A county...

Updated at 9:51 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A national commission on Friday delivered urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The report follows the worst hacking of U.S. government systems in...

Updated at 9:50 PM

LANSING, Mich. (AP) " The Latest on presidential recount efforts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania (all times local): 5:15 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit to stop an election recount in Michigan that is...

Updated at 9:43 PM

MADRID (AP) " A group of European media outlets on Friday published what it claims are details of tax arrangements made by several top soccer players and coaches, including Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United manager Jose...

Updated at 9:21 PM

RIO NEGRO, Colombia (AP) " Victims of this week's tragic air crash in the Andes were flown home Friday as Bolivia's president called for "drastic measures" against aviation officials who signed off on a flight plan that experts and even one of...

Updated at 9:01 PM

It was kind of awkward when no one raised their hands after Julie Chen asked the evicted houseguest who voted...

Updated at 8:46 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones. This may not result in any changes in how the wireless carriers operate, however, as agency leaders...

Updated at 8:26 PM

BOSTON (AP) " Santa Claus or Santa Thaws? Boston city officials say they're postponing the opening of a European-style "Boston Winter" outdoor wonderland because it's unseasonably warm. City Hall Plaza was being transformed into a...

Updated at 8:12 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " The chef who has been credited with inventing General Tso's chicken " a world-famous Chinese food staple that is not served in China " has died. He was 98. Chef Peng Chang-kuei (chang-KWAY') brought the sticky,...

Updated at 8:08 PM

MONACO (AP) " The world's fastest man is slowing down. Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him. Speaking Friday in...

Updated at 8:06 PM

MONACO (AP) " Usain Bolt is track and field's male athlete of the year, winning the award from the sport's governing body for a sixth time. Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia won the women's award, after her world-record run to win Olympic gold in the...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar