Insert the url of the feed you want to read here (e.g. - RSS Channel - HP Hero delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.

Congressman under investigation over insider trading allegations 12 Oct 2017, 10:24 pm

The House ethics committee is investigating New York Rep. Chris Collins, the first Republican on Capitol Hill to endorse Donald Trump's presidential campaign, for potentially violating federal law and House rules regarding insider trading.

White House won't say if staffers have chartered planes 18 Oct 2017, 12:48 am

The White House has declined to answer a House committee's questions about whether members of President Donald Trump's staff have chartered private or military aircraft, practices that have landed other members of the Trump administration in hot water.

Does Trump profit from Mar-a-Lago trips? 12 Oct 2017, 9:05 pm

CNN's Cristina Alesci reports on how much President Trump's frequent trips to Mar-A-Lago cost taxpayers.

Trump drops on Forbes' rich list 18 Oct 2017, 12:11 am

President Trump's net worth is not worth what it used to be. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports he's sliding down the Forbes 400 list.

Officers involved in forcibly removing plane passenger are fired 18 Oct 2017, 1:34 am

Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight.

Opinion: Weinstein 'witch hunt'? Wrong, Woody Allen 17 Oct 2017, 8:46 pm

"You also don't want it to lead to a witch hunt atmosphere, a Salem atmosphere, where every guy in an office who winks at a woman is suddenly having to call a lawyer to defend himself. That's not right either." -- Filmmaker Woody Allen, on the more than two dozen women who have accused media mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment or assault.

N. Korea: War may begin 'at any moment' 18 Oct 2017, 1:22 am

Brian Todd reports on a North Korean ambassador's warning, that nuclear war could break out "at any moment."

ICE pledges crackdown on employers 18 Oct 2017, 1:32 am

The administration's top immigration enforcement official on Tuesday said his agency will vastly step up crackdowns on employers who hire undocumented immigrants -- a new front in President Donald Trump's hardline immigration agenda.

Judge blocks Trump's latest travel ban 17 Oct 2017, 9:38 pm

A federal judge in Hawaii has blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban one day before it was set to take effect.

Video shows Raqqa execution spot 17 Oct 2017, 6:38 pm

This exclusive drone footage shows empty streets and destroyed buildings in Raqqa, a city on the brink of being liberated from ISIS.

Trump appears to back bipartisan health care deal 18 Oct 2017, 12:17 am

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray have reached a deal "in principle" to restore Obamacare cost-sharing reduction payments for two years in exchange for more state flexibility in Obamacare, according to two Senate aides.

Pruitt threatens to cut scientists from EPA advisory roles 18 Oct 2017, 1:52 am

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt says scientists who sit on EPA advisory boards and committees who have also received federal grants for studies could be cut from their roles as soon as next week, citing a lack of objectivity in their research.

In dispute over slain troops, Trump pits himself against a favorite foil: Obama 17 Oct 2017, 10:24 pm

When President Donald Trump on Monday suggested his predecessor had failed to contact the families of fallen American troops, it was less a bombshell and more a twist in what has become one of his presidency's ongoing subplots.

Mudd: Trump has empathy of a cockroach 17 Oct 2017, 2:58 am

CNN counterterrorism analyst Phil Mudd said President Trump's remarks about fallen soldiers and their families shows his lack of empathy.

Begala: Trump's dodge on fallen troops was a disgrace 17 Oct 2017, 11:44 pm

In using a question on his response to four soldiers slain in Niger to make an unfounded slam at Obama and other presidents, Donald Trump debased the presidency and those who serve, writes Paul Begala.

Why was soldier left behind in attack? 17 Oct 2017, 9:40 pm

The Defense Department is conducting an initial review of the mission in Niger and the ambush by 50 ISIS-affiliated fighters that left four US soldiers dead and two wounded.

Trump warns McCain: 'I'll fight back' 18 Oct 2017, 1:02 am

President Donald Trump, hours after Sen. John McCain delivered a speech that repudiated the President, warned the Arizona Republican to "be careful" because at some point he will "fight back."

Chip and Joanna want you to know they're good 18 Oct 2017, 1:40 am

You can stop worrying about whether Chip and Joanna Gaines are splitting up.

Han Solo 'Star Wars' film gets a title 17 Oct 2017, 9:39 pm

The Han Solo "Star Wars" prequel film finally has a name, and the title is a little on the nose.

Analysis: Why coach hates Trump so much 17 Oct 2017, 10:20 pm

On Monday night, following President Donald Trump's controversial comments about whether past presidents called or wrote letters to the families of American soldiers killed in action, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich called The Nation's Dave Zirin and absolutely unloaded on the commander in chief. Popovich described Trump as a "soulless coward" -- among other things. I reached out to Bleacher Report's NBA columnist Grant Hughes for some context on Popovich and his political activism. Our conversation, conducted via email and edited lightly for context, is below.

Dog stuns family in heartwarming reunion 17 Oct 2017, 12:49 am

A family forced to leave their home due to deadly wildfires reunites with their Bernese Mountain Dog "Izzy" after returning home to access the devastation.

Want to see stars collide? It'll cost you 17 Oct 2017, 10:29 pm

If you have even the smallest interest in science, you couldn't miss this week's big excitement. The LIGO and Virgo collaborations, along with a very loose worldwide association of scientists and astronomers, announced that they had observed ripples in space and faint light in powerful telescopes that marked the collision of two neutron stars, which are dead stellar remnants with the mass of our sun, crushed to the size of a city.

'Game of Thrones' star engaged to pop singer 16 Oct 2017, 12:01 pm

Singer Joe Jonas and "Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner announce their engagement on Instagram.

Army widow lets troops in on secret 14 Oct 2017, 8:39 pm

After US Army Specialist Christopher M. Harris was killed in Afghanistan, his wife Britt asked his fellow soldiers to reveal the gender of their unborn child.

Kaepernick could win millions 17 Oct 2017, 8:45 pm

Colin Kaepernick isn't playing this season, and that's costing him millions.

No Aaron Rodgers? Packers fans start a petition for the perfect replacement 18 Oct 2017, 1:41 am

The Green Bay Packers are in a funk.

'SNL' mocks Pence NFL walkout 15 Oct 2017, 5:36 pm

"Saturday Night Live" mocked Vice President Mike Pence's walkout at an NFL game last weekend after players kneeled during the National Anthem.

Opinion: Behind 'take a knee' lies racial injustice 16 Oct 2017, 9:32 pm

With the NFL protests ongoing, it's important to not lose sight of why they began in the first place. As NFL players and concerned citizens, we want to continue to shed light on the racial disparities within our criminal justice system, including the need for bail reform.

Reese Witherspoon opens up about sexual assault 17 Oct 2017, 5:47 pm

Allegations of sexual misconduct against Harvey Weinstein have opened the tap in Hollywood for women to come forward and share their stories.

Opinion: What 'Big Bang Theory' actress reveals about #MeToo 17 Oct 2017, 7:16 pm

Me too, I tweeted this morning. "But of course. #metoo."

Jane Fonda: I'm ashamed I didn't say anything 16 Oct 2017, 6:37 pm

"I found out about Harvey about a year ago and I'm ashamed that I didn't say anything right then," legendary actress Jane Fonda tells Christiane Amanpour.

How the 'Me Too' movement began 17 Oct 2017, 7:36 pm

'Me too.'

What a shot! 23 amazing sports photos 17 Oct 2017, 12:40 am

Take a look at 23 amazing sports photos from October 10 through October 16.

Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge's due date announced 18 Oct 2017, 12:59 am

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine have revealed that their third child is due in April next year.

The viral video generating Oscar buzz 17 Oct 2017, 7:14 am

The creators of the short animated film "In a Heartbeat" talk about the viral video being eligible to win an Oscar and the positive feedback, especially from the LGBT community.

World's most expensive home listed for $410M 17 Oct 2017, 11:54 pm

A Cap Ferrat mansion that was once home to Belgian King Leopold II has gone on the market for 350 million euros ($410 million) -- making it the most expensive home for sale in the world.

New Volvo brand aims for Tesla 17 Oct 2017, 2:23 pm

Volvo is creating a new electric vehicle brand that aims to make a car that will to compete directly against the Tesla Model 3.

Sachs: A modest proposal on guns 16 Oct 2017, 11:24 pm

McCain blasts 'half-baked' nationalism 17 Oct 2017, 1:31 am

During a speech, Sen. John McCain sounded off on what he sees as "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in American politics.

Hill negotiations continue over insurance payments 16 Oct 2017, 11:42 pm

Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander said Monday he's getting encouragement from both President Donald Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to reach a health care deal soon that would restore cost-sharing reduction payments in exchange for state flexibility on some plans.

Judges turn to extreme remedy to block Trump 17 Oct 2017, 7:04 pm

As the Trump administration seeks to obliterate Obama-era policies, progressive lawyers are racing to court asking for an extreme form of relief, asking judges to reach deep into their judicial tool kits and issue national -- even global -- injunctions.

What Trump isn't tweeting about 17 Oct 2017, 11:16 am

And on the 269th day, President Donald Trump tweeted about Hillary Clinton.

A spate of deadly disasters for the elderly 17 Oct 2017, 6:00 pm

Recent wildfires in California and hurricanes in Florida, Texas and Puerto Rico have put a spotlight on vulnerable seniors -- including a number of deaths that authorities have said were preventable.

Hospital ship empty as ill Puerto Ricans suffer 17 Oct 2017, 11:37 pm

Sammy Rolon is living in a makeshift clinic set up at a school. He has cerebral palsy and epilepsy and is bedridden. He's waiting for surgery that was scheduled before Hurricane Maria smashed into Puerto Rico. Now, he can't even get the oxygen he needs.

Sugary drink sales plummeted after price increase 17 Oct 2017, 6:03 pm

From Colombia to South Africa, France to India, governments around the globe are exploring whether taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages might curb obesity rates. Do these fines actually work to prevent people from choosing sweet drinks?

Kevin James explains TV wife's onscreen death 17 Oct 2017, 6:21 pm

We now know why the character of Donna Gable was killed off of the CBS comedy "Kevin Can Wait."

Malcolm-Jamal Warner wants to be bad 17 Oct 2017, 1:49 pm

Malcolm-Jamal Warner is well aware that when some fans look at him -- despite his many years in the business -- they still see the son of a lawyer and a doctor who craved an original Gordon Gartrell shirt.

Cher, Meryl Streep reuniting for 'Mama Mia' sequel 17 Oct 2017, 3:46 pm

The queen of reinvention is making her return to the silver screen.

How tourists can save lives on their travels 17 Oct 2017, 10:41 am

Vacationing in developing countries can sometimes leave travelers feeling uneasy, particularly if they're concerned that tourism may be doing more harm than good.

Laps of luxury: 17 jaw-dropping pools 10 Oct 2017, 8:33 am

Diving in at the deep end has never been more enjoyable than in these jaw-dropping pools.

Page processed in 9.143 seconds.

Powered by Super Surge in cooperation with Fresh Content.