NewsWits Logo
Browse 83 RSS-feeds from 43 newspapers in the world!
NewsWits
This is a news article from:
LA Times.

You will find the latest headlines from this newspaper on the right side of this page.
Article

Supreme Court to decide if online sellers must collect sales taxes across America

The Supreme Court will hear a multibillion-dollar tax dispute on Tuesday and decide whether online merchants can be required to collect sales taxes regardless of where they are located. For online shoppers, the case could mean higher prices, although many large internet sellers, including Amazon,...
Read article new tab on LA Times ©
Most Read News of LA Times:
Cave diver says he might sue Elon Musk after Musk suggests he's a pedophile
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:40:00 +0200
A British cave diver involved in the rescue of 12 Thai soccer players and their coach said he would consider taking legal action against Elon Musk after the Tesla Inc. and SpaceX chief executive suggested on Twitter that the diver was a pedophile. On...
© LA Times
The world has never seen a Category 6 hurricane. But the day may be coming
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 22:15:00 +0200
As a ferocious hurricane bears down on South Florida, water managers desperately lower canals in anticipation of 4 feet of rain. Everyone east of Dixie Highway is ordered evacuated, for fear of a menacing storm surge. Forecasters debate whether the storm...
© LA Times
Retailers compete early for seasonal workers amid strong U.S. jobs market
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0200
While the nation’s big retailers battle for consumer dollars they’re now also waging a fight for seasonal workers. Retailers such as J.C. Penney Co. and Kohl’s Corp. already are posting help-wanted ads for their busy season, weeks or even months...
© LA Times
Missouri lake disaster kills 17 people, raising new safety concerns about duck boats
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 23:40:00 +0200
At least 17 people were killed when an amphibious boat carrying sightseers on a lake sank after encountering high winds and choppy waters, Missouri authorities said Friday. The disaster began Thursday evening at Table Rock Lake, a popular tourist spot...
© LA Times
Federal Reserve chair calls decline in workers' share of profits 'very troubling'
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 19:25:00 +0200
The fall in the percentage of economic growth flowing to workers is "very troubling," a worrisome sign in an otherwise bright American economy, Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell told a Senate panel Tuesday. Testifying in front of the Senate Banking...
© LA Times
What time does the home run derby start?
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:25:00 +0200
The 2018 home run derby takes place Monday night at Nationals Park in Washington. The event starts at 5 p.m. EDT and will be broadcast on ESPN and the Watch ESPN app. Dodgers infielder Max Muncy will be taking part in his first derby, which will follow...
© LA Times
The military is building a space plane. Now it looks to have an engine up to the task
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0200
A decade after the U.S. Air Force commissioned the next generation of GPS satellites, the first of these spacecraft is finally set to launch into orbit later this year. As with other national security missions, a roughly 200-foot-tall rocket will blast...
© LA Times
Trump resists Mueller interview, leaving difficult decision on subpoena before fall elections
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 21:45:00 +0200
After months of negotiations failed to secure an interview with President Trump, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III warned the president’s lawyers during a contentious meeting this spring that he could use a grand jury subpoena if necessary to compel...
© LA Times
John Cynn wins $8.8 million with World Series of Poker title
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:55:00 +0200
The 2018 World Series of Poker champion is an Indiana resident and professional player who barely missed the cut for the final table two years ago. John Cynn won the series' marquee no-limit Texas Hold ’em main event Sunday in Las Vegas, surrounded...
© LA Times
Trump sends high-level delegation to Mexico in overture to new leader
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 23:45:00 +0200
After a year and a half of turmoil, the Trump administration is attempting to repair its frazzled relations with close ally Mexico, dispatching a high-level delegation to meet the country’s next president. On Friday, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo...
© LA Times
Northrop Grumman employee seen on video at violent white supremacist rally no longer employed at company
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 19:15:00 +0200
Michael Miselis, a Northrop Grumman systems engineer who allegedly is a member of a white supremacist organization and participated in a violent rally in Charlottesville, Va., last summer no longer is employed at the company, a Northrop Grumman spokesman...
© LA Times
Unrest grips Nicaragua: Protesters demand president's ouster as he denounces 'armed conspiracy'
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0200
Last week, after security forces moved against demonstrators following months of anti-government protests, President Daniel Ortega publicly declared victory against an opposition determined to end his more than decade-long tenure as leader of this Central...
© LA Times
Georgia gubernatorial runoff between two GOP hard-liners may come down to who's the 'craziest'
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0200
When Vice President Mike Pence went down to Georgia on Saturday to wade into its rough, rollicking Republican primary gubernatorial race, he did not hold back. Brian Kemp, the brazen shotgun-toting, chainsaw-revving, truck-driving social conservative,...
© LA Times
Should a soon-to-be retiree use savings to pay off the mortgage?
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0200
Dear Liz: I am 64, single and planning to retire in two years. I have saved enough to pay off my $100,000 mortgage. It will take the bulk of my savings but I have no other debts. I will have a pension and Social Security. I also have a credit score over...
© LA Times
Boxing: Usyk wins to unify cruiserweight titles
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0200
Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk unified the cruiserweight division by beating Russian Murat Gassiev by unanimous decision on Saturday. Despite facing a hostile crowd, Usyk controlled the fight with his jab to add Gassiev’s World Boxing Assn. and International...
© LA Times
© 2018 | 0.45 | 7 NewsWits.com