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California passes Britain to become the world's 5th largest economy

California zipped across the United Kingdom to become the world's largest economy in 2017. The US Department of Commerce reported that California with a population of 39.54 million has a larger gross domestic product of $ 2, 75 trillion, compared to the United Kingdom with a population of 65.64 million and a gross domestic product of $ 2.62 trillion. A …

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Western Pa. Girl Scouts continues the course that Boy Scouts joins

Updated 58 minutes ago Local Girl Scout leaders say they are not fazed by the latest co-ed recruitment efforts from Boy Scouts of America. "It does not affect our mission at all. Just as the national organization says, we continue to be the premier organization for girls, just like we've been for over a century," said Patricia Burkart, CEO of …

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Carnival Dream cruising becomes nightmare after water crashes

Please enable JavaScript to view this video NEW ORLEANS – Some of the passengers at Carnival Dream had to deal with water that struck down a corridor and crew members that form a human chain to cure the flood in buckets. Some of these passengers said they stopped sleeping on yoga mats in the spa of the ship. A passenger, …

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HQ2 cities listen to: Amazon bends its political muscle sends a message not only to Seattle

E-commerce titan and Seattle's largest single property tax payer are on a collision course with a majority of the city council over the proposed main tax. Amazon has played hardball with lots of municipalities, but here it's an unfamiliar turn of the relationship. About jungle plants under a glass-covered roof four high stories, Washington and Seattle stood political leaders on …

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New Orleans News Site finds that actors were paid to support a power plant. News

Several actors were paid to appear at New Orleans City Hall meetings and expressed support for a proposed gas-powered power plant, an investigative news report, citing interviews with actors and announcements with organizers. New Orleans City Council approved the new Entergy power plant in March. The accusations have been swirling for weeks that some of the real supporters of the …

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The first Big Mac was so good that he had 30,000 of them

A retired prison guard in Wisconsin likes two all beef patties with special sauce, salad, cheese, pickles and onion on a sesame bun. He really likes them. Don Gorske ate his 30,000th Big Mac on Friday in Fond du Lac, 46 years after his first. He even ate it on the same McDonald's where he gobbled down his first, wrote …

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Rescue workers in Poland are 3rd coal mine, 4 missing

A woman who cried in front of the Zofiowka coal mine in Jastrzebie-Zdroj in southern Poland, on Saturday May 5, 2018, after reporting miners, was missing a heavy tremor at the mine. Two miners have been injured but conscious and savior continues to search for five missing miners. (Rafal Klimkiewicz / Associated Press) by Monika Scislowska | AP of Monika …

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Ram truck heist was investigated as possible indoor job

CLOSE A fleet of hot Ram trucks has disappeared from a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles assembly plant in Warren, Michigan. Detroit Free Press On Friday, May 4, 2018, the police found one of eight stolen 2018 Ram trucks on East Outer Drive in Detroit. After the first 48 hours of investigation, the police said on Saturday that a former or current …

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Deeply engaged Big Mac fan eats its 30,000th order

Big Mac sandwich, a serving of french fries and a coke. (Photo by Bernard Annebicque / Sygma / Sygma via Getty Images) Image: Sygma via Getty Images 2016% 2f09% 2f21% 2f3f% 2flauravittoheadshotslowres1.b1191 "class =" author_image "src =" https: // i .amz.mshcdn.com / OAcgWfEl5UfjasprN9z1m4SEIXo = / 90×90 / 2016% 2F09% 2F21% 2F3f% 2FLauraVittoheadshotslowres1.b1191.jpg "/> By Laura Vitto 2018-05-05 19:35:00 UTC [19659006] …

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