Authorities discover the longest drug-smuggling tunnel in San Diego

(CNN)Federal agents have discovered a drug smuggling tunnel that stretches about three-quarters of a mile — the longest ever discovered along the Southwest border. “Although the cartels will continue to use their resources to try and breach our border, the DEA and our partners on the Tunnel Task Force will continue to use our resources […]

You Can Fly To Vegas For $20 With JetBlue’s Birthday Sale

Shutterstock JetBlue’s February 2020 Birthday Flight Sale Includes Flights As Low As $20 By Daffany Chan Feb 11, 2020 JetBlue is celebrating its 20th anniversary by offering customers massive discounts on flights. You could score some seriously cheap tickets to dream destinations during JetBlue’s February Birthday Flight Sale. There are even flights to Las Vegas […]

Western Carolina building evacuated after ‘hazardous materials incident,’ university says

(CNN)Western Carolina University’s health and human services building was evacuated and placed on lockdown Thursday after a “hazardous materials incident,” an official at the campus in North Carolina said. The campus of about 12,000 students is located in rural Cullowhee, about an hour’s drive west of Asheville. Read more:

This NFL season ushered in a new era for African American quarterbacks

Aventura, Florida (CNN)There was a time when there were no African American quarterbacks starting in the NFL. “My grandpa was a Redskins fan because of Doug Williams, and the way that he was able to be the Super Bowl MVP and do all those different things — a little bit before my time,” Mahomes said […]

Boris Johnson backs slate landscape Unesco bid

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe area that “roofed the 19th Century world” The slate landscape around Gwynedd has been formally submitted as a nominee for Unesco World Heritage site status. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was “an area of remarkable uniqueness and breathtaking beauty”. UK Heritage Minister Helen Whately made […]

Greta Thunberg told to study economics by US treasury secretary

Steven Mnuchin takes swipe at activists call for immediate fossil fuel divestment Donald Trumps treasury secretary has dismissed at a press conference at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Quick guide What is Davos 2020? Show Hide Davos is a Swiss ski resort now more famous for hosting the annual four-day conference for the World […]