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2 More Puerto Rico Officials Fired After Warehouse Break-In

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Gov. Wanda Vázquez fired the heads of Puerto Rico’s housing and family departments Sunday in the latest fallout over the discovery of a warehouse filled with emergency supplies dating from Hurricane Maria. The removal of … Google Alert – breaking news

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Best Buy says it’s investigating ‘personal conduct’ of CEO Corie Barry

Best Buy Co. said it’s investigating chief executive officer Corie Barry’s personal conduct, a potential blow to the electronics retailer that comes eight years after a former CEO resigned amid a similar probe. The board received an anonymous letter with the … Google Alert – breaking news

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FBI’s Proposed Fixes Are Inadequate, Expert Tells Surveillance Court

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I.’s plan to fix problems with its national security surveillance do not go far enough, an expert in surveillance law told a secretive court on Wednesday. Steps that the bureau listed in a filing last week fail to adequately ensure that … Google Alert – breaking news

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A’s acquire versatile left-handed infielder, outfielder from Cubs

The Oakland A’s list of offseason priorities is short, but checked two needs with one trade on Monday afternoon. The A’s acquired Tony Kemp from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for minor league infielder Alfonso Rivas, the club announced. Kemp will hit his … Google Alert – breaking news

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Libyan forces loyal to Haftar announces conditional ceasefire: spokesman

BENGHAZI (Reuters) – Libya forces loyal to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar announced on Saturday a ceasefire starting 00:01 a.m. on Sunday (22:01 GMT) conditional on acceptance by their rivals, spokesman Ahmed Mismari said in a statement. Google Alert – breaking news

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Dad of dead boy found in Denver storage unit pleads guilty

DENVER — The father of a 7-year-old boy whose body was found in a storage unit pleaded guilty in his death on Thursday under a plea deal with prosecutors. Leland Pankey, 40, pleaded guilty to child abuse resulting in death and tampering with a deceased … Google Alert – breaking news

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Tangled In Campaign Finance Scandal, GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter To Resign Next Week

Embattled California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter is set to resign from Congress on Jan. 13 after pleading guilty last month to misusing campaign funds. Hunter had long decried the charges against him as politically motivated, but in early December … Google Alert – breaking news

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Immobile nets 2 but Lazio win at Brescia blighted by racism

Ciro Immobile and Lazio started the new year as they ended 2019 as the forward scored twice to help his side to a ninth straight Serie A victory but the match was blighted by yet another incident of racism in Italian soccer. Third-place Lazio fought back from a … Google Alert – breaking news

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