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Fox News Channel’s new evening line-up

Since Bill got the boot, the prime-time line-up over at Fox News Channel is changing up a bit. Tucker Carlson is taking his show, “Tucker Carlson Tonight” to 8PM, he spot formally owned by Bill O’Reilly’s “The O’reilly Factor”. The hit show, “The Five” is also changing time slots, and co-hosts, with a move to the 9 o’clock hour from…

Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News

Journalist Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News for a job at NBC. The anchor confirmed the news on social media Tuesday. Sources say Fox offered her an annual salary of $20 million to stay with the network… but her spokesperson, Leslee Dart, says “money wasn’t the driving factor” in the big move.

911 dispatchers struggle to find cellphone callers

(FOX NEWS) –  There’s apparently a deadly flaw in 911’s response system if you’re calling from a cellphone. A new report shows there is no guarantee that dispatchers will know your exact location. That’s because most 911 centers determine a mobile caller’s location based on technology that was adopted two decades ago — before cellphones were equipped with GPS. So, instead…

‘House of horrors’: Death toll rises in Oakland warehouse fire

OAKLAND, CA (CNN) – Crews still combing through debris from this weekend’s deadly warehouse fire in Oakland, California. We got word from a former tenant — who described the former warehouse as a treacherous death trap. At least 36 people were killed at Friday night’s electronic dance party, including a teenager and a local sheriff deputy’s son. But with less…

Donald Trump unveils his plans for his first 100 days in office

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WFXB) – President-Elect Donald Trump unveiled details Monday on what he wants to accomplish during his first months in office. The President-Elect — going around the national media…putting out a video discussing his plans. Trump promised to withdraw from negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, cancel environmental restrictions put in place by President Barack Obama, have…

‘Not my president’

Anti-Trump protests erupt across the country

(CNN) – Almost as soon as the presidential election was called early Wednesday morning, naming Donald Trump as president-elect, people took to the streets, protesting the results. And as the sun rose and then fell again, crowds have grown larger and larger, marching in over a dozen cities across the country. In cities like Austin, Texas and Des Moines, Iowa, students…

Allegiant Air investigation

Allegiant jets 4 times more likely to fail in flight

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WFXB) – An investigation found that Allegiant Air’s aircrafts are four times more likely to fail during flight compared to those operated by other US airlines, according to a report from The Tampa Bay Times in 2015, Allegiant jets were forced to make unexpected landings at least 77 times for serious mechanical failures, Federal Aviation records show. The…

Killing the curse

Chicago Cubs end 108-year wait for World Series title

World Series 2016 did not disappoint. The longest drought in baseball is finally over as the Chicago Cubs win the World Series. Cubs fans celebrate the moment they’ve been waiting for as Chicago emerges victorious from World Series 2016. They beat the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in 10 innings. It was a nail-biter of a game that featured a rain delay and went on…

Trump sign wars

Mousetraps, firecrackers used to stop Trump sign theft

(CNN) – From fishing wire to electric shock, Trump supporters across the country are doing whatever it takes to make sure no one defaces or steals their Trump yard signs. Trump signs aren’t just being stolen – one went up in flames as one Wisconsin man in his underwear took a lighter to a yard sign. So many Trump signs…

Uber discrimination

Study reveals t's harder to get an Uber or Lyft ride if you're black

(CNN) – Uber is the new way we get around, but new research shows how long you wait for a pickup could depend on your race. University of Washington Transportation Engineering Professor Don Mackenzie sent black and white U-Dub students onto Seattle streets to request an Uber or Lyft. He found black students had to wait 20% longer to get…