News Subway bomber wounds self, three victims in New York 2017-12-12T00:36:31.000000000-05:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi man set off a homemade pipe bomb strapped to his body in a crowded New York City commuter hub during the morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, immediately calling it an attempted terrorist attack. Firefighters hold back massive Southern California wildfire 2017-12-11T22:43:27.000000000-05:00 VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters, taking advantage of a lull in the winds, on Monday held in check a massive Southern California wildfire that has torched hundreds of buildings and charred an area larger than New York City. Women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct seek congressional probe 2017-12-11T21:11:36.000000000-05:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three women who have accused U.S. President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct called on Monday for a congressional investigation into his behavior amid a wave of similar accusations against prominent men in Hollywood, the media and politics. Trump wants to send U.S. astronauts back to moon, someday Mars 2017-12-11T20:32:14.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At a time when China is working on an ambitious lunar program, President Donald Trump vowed on Monday that the United States will remain the leader in space exploration as he began a process to return Americans to the moon. U.S. agency prepares to hand over internet oversight to FTC 2017-12-11T20:03:52.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission plans to turn over oversight of internet service providers to another federal agency as it plans to vote on Thursday to revoke the landmark 2015 "net neutrality" rules. Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole position 2017-12-11T18:34:47.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp said on Monday it had abandoned its bid for most of the assets of Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, leaving Walt Disney Co as the sole suitor in pursuit of the $40 billion-plus deal. California wildfire rages, threatens communities 2017-12-11T17:57:31.000000000-05:00 VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - Crews battling a massive wind-driven California wildfire that has torched nearly 1,000 buildings and charred an area larger than New York City on Monday struggled to protect communities menaced by flames along the state's scenic coastline. Bitcoin futures suggest breakneck rise in price to slow 2017-12-11T17:31:22.000000000-05:00 By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed, Jemima Kelly and Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss 'Amateur' bomber targets New York commuters; suspect held 2017-12-11T17:27:10.000000000-05:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi man with a homemade bomb strapped to his body set off an explosion at a New York commuter hub during rush hour on Monday morning, wounding himself and three others in what New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called an attempted terrorist attack. Exclusive: Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole position 2017-12-11T17:06:19.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp said on Monday it had abandoned its bid for most of the assets of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc , leaving Walt Disney Co as the sole suitor in pursuit of the $40 billion-plus deal.