A little-known Democrat, State Rep. John Bel Edwards, soundly defeated U.S. Senator David Vitter in a Louisiana runoff election.» Read More
*Hearings to start Oct. 15, extend into December* Entergy wants plant to run for another 20 years* New York Governor Cuomo opposes license renewal By Scott DiSavino.
*Entergy wants plant to run for another 20 years. Oct 1- A three-judge panel of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will start hearings Oct. 15 on challenges to the license renewal application for Entergy Corp's Indian Point nuclear power plant north of New York City.
Meteorologist Todd Gross reports Hurricane Isaac doesn't look like it will reach category 2, but that it will be a strong category 1.
"We don't really expect [Hurricane Isaac] to have any impact on shipping rates, or shipping stocks over the next few days," says Greg Lewis, Credit Suisse senior research analyst.
Sports fans hold strong opinions about basketball salaries, but economics professor David Berri developed a statistical method to see which players are the most overpaid.
U.S. exports are almost certain to hit a record high in 2012, remaining one of the anchors of the nation’s economic recovery. See the list of busiest land, water, and air trade hubs.
If you’re a professional athlete, injuries are almost guaranteed. However, sometimes the off-field injuries are so bizarre they become noteworthy.
CNCB's Darren Rovell breaks down the Tim Tebow trade to the New York Jets and the full-year suspension of Saints' head coach Sean Payton for running a team that placed bounties on opposing players. The Saints were also fined $500,000 and lost two second round draft picks -- one in 2012 and another in 2013. Former defensive coordinator Greg Williams, who took a job with the Rams this year, has been suspended indefinitely.
In city settings, mansions are less-expected dwellings, especially in densely populated downtown areas. We’ve collected a lineup of them here, including no less than three mansions built on beer fortunes.
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Check out our list of rookie athletes who received huge paydays to play for major league teams!