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NYSE gets its first woman boss

The exchange announced that Stacey Cunningham will become the exchange's 67th president as of Friday. Cunningham, who is currently NYSE's chief operating officer, started as a floor clerk at the exchange in 1996. In 2002, Catherine Kinney became the NYSE's first woman co-president. But that was at a time when the exchange's CEO or chairman was the ultimate boss. Now that responsibility falls on the president. When Cunningham started at the ... Full story

'The Children Are Worth It': FL Sheriff Orders Armed Officers to Schools After TX Shooting

A sheriff in Florida is wasting no time taking action in response to last week's shooting at a high school in Texas. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd called an emergency meeting with police chiefs across the county after Friday's shooting, resolving to make sure every school has an armed officer. "The children are worth it," he said on "Fox & Friends" Tuesday. Last week's shooting at Santa Fe High School left 10 dead and another 10 injured just a ... Full story

Where Brooklyn Tenants Plead the Case for Keeping Their Homes

Outside, shuddering in the cold, they waited. For regulars, the ones flung repeatedly into this quizzical place, they knew it was going to be a long, sour wait, for the line looped back and wiggled around the corner and touched the Lane Bryant store. The Lane Bryant store usually meant upward of an hour’s wait. This was the line to get into 141 Livingston Street in Downtown Brooklyn, premises of Brooklyn Housing Court. Its business is deciding ... Full story

Can Parents Be Charged for Failing to Keep Their Guns Locked Up?

The authorities in Texas were quick to identify the owner of the pistol and shotgun used to kill 10 people at Santa Fe High School on Friday — they had been bought legally by the suspect’s father, the police said. Less clear was how the suspected gunman, Dimitrios Pagourtzis , came to possess the weapons, raising questions about whether anyone else could be held responsible for the massacre. Texas is one of 14 states with a “negligent storage ... Full story

Myanmar Rohingya militants massacred Hindus, says Amnesty

Image caption Amnesty says there were many children among the Hindus killed. Rohingya Muslim militants in Myanmar killed dozens of Hindu civilians during attacks last August, according to an investigation by Amnesty International. The group called Arsa killed up to 99 Hindu civilians in one, or possibly two massacres, said the rights group. Arsa had denied involvement. The killings came in the first days of an uprising against Burmese forces, ... Full story

7 Oklahoma firefighters go viral after becoming fathers within months of each other

Seven of the 20 Glenpool firefighters became fathers within months of each other. (Sarah Hutchinson ). There appears to be “something in the water” at the Glenpool Fire Department, a wife of one Oklahoma firefighter joked. In less than a year, seven out of 20 firefighters with the Glenpool Fire Department in Glenpool, Oklahoma became new fathers. “This is our normal -- this is our fire family,” Sarah Hutchinson, whose husband, Dustin, is on the ... Full story

BTS, NCT 127, And DreamCatcher Grab Spots In Top 10 Of Billboard's World Albums Chart

Display.Sharethrough.Soompi.1x1. Billboard has released its World Albums chart for the week ending in May 26! See Also: The Best Of The Internet's Reactions To BTS's Comeback. BTS’s mini album “Love Yourself: Her” has come in at No. 2 in its 35th week on the chart. The ranking of the group’s new album “Love Yourself: Tear” will be reflected in next week’s chart. Soompi.Display.News.English.300x250.BTF Soompi.Mobile.English.300x250.ATF. NCT ... Full story

Pawn shop trolls Dick's Sporting Goods with sign advertising AR-15's

A sign at the Crossroads Pawns & Audio pawn shop poked fun at Dick's Sporting Goods. (David Hardee/Crossroads Pawn & Audio). A pawn shop in South Carolina has poked fun at Dick’s Sporting Goods with a sign advertising the business sells assault rifles unlike the major retailer. The Crossroads Pawn and Audio in Little River, S.C., put up a sign last week stating, “We sell AR-15’s because we’re not Dick’s.”. The sign was a tongue-in-cheek jab to ... Full story

Trump DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s bizarre comments about Russian interference

May 22 at 1:02 PM Email the author. In case there was any doubt that the Trump administration isn't taking the issue of Russian interference in U.S. elections terribly seriously, just look at the comments of the people who should know better. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was the latest to appear unfamiliar with the intelligence community's 16-month-old report on Russian meddling, saying Tuesday of its finding that Russia aimed ... Full story

The constitutional crisis is here Post

Deputy editorial page editor Ruth Marcus says President Trump's latest round of "witch hunt" tweets should make us very nervous. (Gillian Brockell/The Washington Post). Stop waiting for the constitutional crisis that President Trump is sure to provoke. It’s here. On Sunday, via Twitter, Trump demanded that the Justice Department concoct a transparently political investigation, with the aim of smearing veteran professionals at Justice and the ... Full story