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Nikki Haley Slams Iran’s Role In Yemen War, Neglects To Mention U.S. Part In Humanitarian Crisis

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:55:54 -0500

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, stood before missile remnants that she claimed were covered in Iranian “fingerprints” on Thursday while laying out what she called “irrefutable ....
Former press secretary shares heartbreaking memory of how Obama broke down over Sandy Hook shooting

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:16:01 -0500

On the fifth anniversary of the deadly massacre that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School, former President Barack Obama's press secretary took to social media to remember the aftermath of ....
With Rubio a 'no' vote, where does the GOP tax bill stand?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:33:34 -0500

Marco Rubio’s spokesperson confirms the Senator will vote “no” unless certain changes are made to the Republican tax bill. NBC’s Garrett Haake reports on the implications.....
Friday's Morning Email: What The Net Neutrality Repeal Means For You

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:33:30 -0500

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Scientists to investigate if cigar-shaped asteroid could be an alien spacecraft

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:32:17 -0500

A team of researchers, including Stephen Hawking, is investigating whether the first known object from outside the solar system contains the first sign of life beyond our planet.....
Right-Wing Conspiracy Theory About Alabama Election Gets A Brutal Reality Check

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:30:39 -0500

Hours after Doug Jones upset Roy Moore in Alabama’s special election, the far right began cooking up conspiracy theories about busloads of voters being brought in from out-of-state:   I am hearing rum....
A Kentucky Lawmaker Who Was Facing Sexual Assault Allegations Kills Himself

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 21:35:36 -0500

The Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting published an account from a woman saying Johnson sexually assaulted her in the basement of his home in 2013....
The Best Cars For 2018

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:27:04 -0500

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Cards Flood In for Boy, 5, Who Remains in Hospital Following Texas Church Massacre

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:47:17 -0500

Ryland Ward is recovering after he was shot five times.....
Trump Benefited From The ‘Chain Migration’ He Blamed For Attempted New York Terror Attack

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:45:18 -0500

President Donald Trump used the attempted New York terrorist attack this week to renew his call to end “chain migration.”....
8-year-old Imani McCray may have hung herself after seeing report of another girl's suicide

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:47:42 -0500

An 8-year-old girl from New Jersey committed suicide over the weekend, and sources close to the investigation are reportedly saying she may have been inspired by a story she saw on social media.....
North Korea's envoy, Tillerson to attend UN meeting

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:45:17 -0500

North Korea's UN ambassador will attend a Security Council meeting on Friday where US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will address how to confront the North Korea crisis, diplomats said. The White H....
Firefighter Killed Battling Thomas Fire In Southern California, Officials Say

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:05:48 -0500

A firefighter was killed battling the monstrous Thomas Fire in Southern California, officials said on Thursday.....
Royals join bereaved families in London tower fire memorial

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:23:36 -0500

LONDON (AP) — Britain's royals and Prime Minister Theresa May joined survivors and families of those who died in London's Grenfell Tower fire for a memorial service Thursday for the 71 people ....
Shark Viciously Attacks Woman On Her Honeymoon

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:38:41 -0500

Sarah Illig’s dream honeymoon in the Bahamas turned out to be a nightmare after she was bitten by a shark.....
Russell Simmons Accused of Rape by Three Women: Report

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 23:12:10 -0500

Entrepreneur and music producer Russell Simmons has been accused of rape by three women, according to the New York Times.....
My Son Was Killed at Sandy Hook. I Can’t Go Back in Time, But I Can Try to Change the Future

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:05:13 -0500

I can’t go back in time but I can try to change the future....
Republicans strike deal on tax plan as they rush to pass it before arrival of Alabama's new Democratic senator

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:13:42 -0500

Senate and House Republicans have struck a tentative deal on a tax plan as they race to get a final measure on President Donald Trump’s desk by Christmas. At the same time, Democrats are urging Repub....
Hamas will reverse Trump's Jerusalem move, leader tells Gaza rally

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:54:22 -0500

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Palestinians including hundreds of gunmen rallied in Gaza on Thursday to mark the 30th anniversary of Hamas's founding and its chief vowed t....
Arms supplied by U.S., Saudi ended up with Islamic State, researchers say

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:20:01 -0500

Arms provided by the United States and Saudi Arabia to Syrian opposition groups frequently ended up in the hands of Islamic State, an arms monitoring group that analyzed weapons found on the battlefie....
Goat Cheese And Roasted Garlic Beehive, The Best Appetizer Ever

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:36:05 -0500

You know a dish is a hit when guests come back after the party to ask if there’s any left over.....
Epic Gingerbread House Fails Are Your New Favorite Holiday Tradition

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:17:11 -0500

People around the world are getting into the festive spirit by attempting to create their own gingerbread houses.....
Americans Don't Really Understand Gun Violence

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:00:00 -0500

The massacre in Las Vegas this October earned a macabre superlative: the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, with 58 innocents killed and more than 500 injured. The outpouring of attention and su....
Senator: Comey's remarks on Clinton probe heavily edited

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:59:12 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft statement former FBI Director James Comey prepared in anticipation of concluding the Hillary Clinton email case without criminal charges was heavily edited to change the &quo....
Legionnaires' Disease Is Rising At An Alarming Rate In The U.S.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:45:56 -0500

Health officials are increasingly concerned about the continuous uptick of Legionnaires’ disease cases, which have risen steadily since 2000.....
Images from Newtown

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:07:42 -0500

A collection of photos taken in the weeks that followed the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.....
US jets intercept Russian planes over Syria and fire warning flares

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:15:00 -0500

American F-22 fighter jets have fired warning flares in Syrian airspace after Russian Su-25 jets entered an agreed upon deconfliction area, according to a US official. The official told Reuters that ....
Recognise East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital: Islamic leaders

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:58:28 -0500

Istanbul (AFP) - 'Islamic leaders on Wednesday urged world powers to recognise occupied East Jerusalem as the capital of the "State of Palestine", as Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas warned that th....
Three-man crew returns from space station: NASA TV

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:18:40 -0500

(Reuters) - A capsule carrying U.S., Russian and Italian astronauts from the International Space Station landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday after a five-month mission, a NASA TV live broadcast showed. T....
Forget Stealth Fighters: This Is the Plane China Needs to Take on America

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:35:00 -0500

China is looking to increase its air tanker fleet after its fighter jets, bombers and surveillance aircraft conducted an “island encirclement patrol” of Taiwan earlier this week. As the People’s Libe....
8 Ways Divorce Attorneys Approach Relationships Differently

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:05:39 -0500

Married divorce lawyers have an interesting perspective on relationships.....
2 Police Officers Shot in the Chest Were Saved by Bulletproof Vests

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:31:35 -0500

The police were engaged in a standoff....
Chef Mario Batali Fired From ABC's 'The Chew'

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:54:35 -0500

It’s not looking good for celebrity chef Mario Batali, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women.....
When Will Paul Ryan Step Down?

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:51:50 -0500

WASHINGTON ― As Republicans finish their long-sought rewrite of the tax code, some lawmakers are beginning to wonder just how much longer Rep. Paul Ryan intends to remain speaker.....
Teen and His Classmates Go Crazy as They Learn He Got Accepted Into Harvard

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:46:26 -0500

More than three million people have watched the joyous moment on YouTube.....
Marijuana compound is harmless and should be available, WHO says

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:49:00 -0500

A compound derived from marijuana has health benefits and should not be subject to government restrictions, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. “Recent evidence from animal and human studies sh....
Putin, Trump discuss N Korea in phone call

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:48:14 -0500

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump discussed the crisis over North Korea's nuclear program in a phone call Thursday, in which the US president took the unusual step of thanking his Russian counterpart fo....
Dallas Firefighter Charged in Crash That Killed Pregnant Teen

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:11:59 -0500

A Dallas firefighter has been charged with intoxication manslaughter after he allegedly caused a crash last week while off duty that killed a pregnant 18-year-old woman, PEOPLE confirms....
Battle lines drawn for South Africa's ANC on eve of leadership vote

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:58:38 -0500

By Alexander Winning and Mfuneko Toyana JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa's ruler since the end of apartheid, faces perhaps the most pivotal few days in its r....
How to Watch NASA's Major Kepler Announcement Today

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:31:00 -0500

This has us at the edge of our seats.....
11 Congolese Fighters Have Been Jailed for Life For Raping Dozens of Children

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 22:54:29 -0500

A spiritual adviser reportedly told the men raping infants would give them supernatural powers....
Anthony Bourdain Expresses 'Real Remorse' In Wake Of Mario Batali Allegations

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:37:27 -0500

In the wake of sexual assault and harassment allegations coming out against celebrated celebrity chefs and restaurateurs, Anthony Bourdain is again reflecting on his own time in the food industry.....
Native American Activists Create Spoof Website To Call For Redskins Name Change

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:23:28 -0500

For a few hours on Wednesday morning, a small group of Native American activists convinced the internet that Washington’s professional football franchise had finally decided to change its racist “Reds....
'Bad news for our enemies': EU launches defense pact

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:35:00 -0500

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union nations, now unfettered by Britain's decision to quit, achieved a 70-year-old ambition on Thursday to integrate their defenses, launching a pact be....
Gift Card Scam: Crooks Can Drain the Money Off Your Cards

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:59:15 -0500

Gift cards are hotter than roasted chestnuts this yule season. Six in ten consumers have gift cards on their Christmas shopping list, according to a survey of 7,349 consumers for the National Ret.......
Trump's aides leave Russia out of intelligence briefings over fears it will upset him

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:36:00 -0500

White House officials have claimed they purposefully leave information on Russian interference out of Donald Trump’s daily briefings for fear it will upset him. Current and former administration offi....
China sidesteps blame over S. Korean journalist's beating

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:04:27 -0500

China sidestepped blame Friday for the beating of a South Korean photojournalist by Chinese security, an incident that has marred a visit by the South Korean president to mend frayed ties with Beijing....
After going missing for six years, our son will be with us this Christmas

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 03:58:39 -0500

Christmas Charity Appeal banner 2017 Only once in the six years that Matthew was missing did I fear the worst. A friend texted saying she was thinking of me, ‘after what the police have found’. I turn....
David Attenborough Warns: Sixth Mass Extinction Is Imminent

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:46:00 -0500

The beloved Planet Earth narrator isn't optimistic.....
93-year-old woman handcuffed and jailed after refusing to leave her care home

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:21:00 -0500

Juanita Fitzgerald, from Lake County, Florida, was arrested on Tuesday after she said the National Church Residences’ Franklin House housing community had decided to “put her out” after blaming her fo....