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Recep Tayyip Erdogan Proclaimed Winner of Turkey's Presidential Election

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 15:02:34 -0400

The country's state-run news agency showed he had more than 50 percent of the vote....
How genetic genealogy can help solve decades-old crimes

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:53:40 -0400

Genetic genealogy was used to track down the suspected Golden State Killer. The technology uses DNA data from crime scene samples, public genealogy sites, and research to track down suspects.....
Sri Lanka arrests villagers for killing leopard

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 06:09:46 -0400

Police in Sri Lanka on Sunday arrested two men accused of beating a leopard to death in a "sickening" attack that was captured on film and sparked revulsion. Gruesome images of the leopard, a protect....
Elizabeth Warren Describes 'Disturbing Picture' After Visiting Immigration Facility in Texas

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:50:49 -0400

"What I've witnessed here is truly disturbing"....
Trump's 'Space Force' could fuel a new $1 trillion economy, Morgan Stanley says

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 10:00:00 -0400

President Donald Trump's proposed "Space Force" could help fuel the $1 trillion intergalactic economy, Morgan Stanley says. If President Donald Trump successfully organizes his so-called Space Force,....
Saudi Women Are Taking the Wheel as Longstanding Driving Ban Ends

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 08:35:52 -0400

Saudi women drove to work and ran errands after the kingdom lifted the world's last remaining ban on women driving....
Dozens of last blue macaws to be reintroduced to Brazil

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 16:45:25 -0400

Brasília (AFP) - About 50 of the last Spix's macaws, the blue parrot made famous in the hit animation movie "Rio," will be reintroduced to the wild in Brazil from captivity in Europe, officials said S....
'Making Mistakes Was Not an Option.' Michelle Obama on the Pressure of Being 'The First'

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:53:18 -0400

'You're the one that's laying the red carpet down for others to follow'....
'Deeply Unfortunate Killings' Have Left Dozens of Farmers and Herders Dead in Nigeria

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 22:29:20 -0400

One report cited police as saying 86 people have died....
Live like a (coddled) astronaut in this lunar lander-inspired tiny home

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:15:47 -0400

A tiny home situated on the Columbia River in Washington looks like an Apollo lunar lander, and yet still manages to squeeze in a breakfast nook, bedroom, geodesic skylight, and other features in an o....
Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mystery

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 14:53:25 -0400

The mystery of the sexual assault and murder of a US teenager in Washington state has been resolved 32 years after the crime thanks to a discarded napkin, DNA tests and genetic genealogy. Gary Hartma....
Photo captures green fireball shooting past Venus

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 05:00:00 -0400

This is what's happening in the photo.......
Prince William Arrives in Jordan to Kick Off Historic Tour of the Middle East

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:27:08 -0400

During the next five days, the prince will continue his visit to Jordan, and move on to Israel and the disputed territories....
Supreme Court rules police need warrant to track cell phones

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:24:21 -0400

What does the Supreme Court's ruling on tracking cell phone locations mean for law enforcement? Kurt the 'CyberGuy' shares insight.....
Dismay at 'lenient' Australian penguin killer sentence

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:18:37 -0400

A man who bludgeoned six fairy penguins to death was sentenced to just 49 hours community service by an Australian court Monday, sparking outrage from conservationists. Joshua Jeffrey was convicted o....
A Woman Was Detained for 2 Weeks After Accidentally Crossing the Canadian Border While Jogging

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:59:44 -0400

She says she didn't see any signs....
Two Officers Have Been Wounded in a Shootout at a San Diego Condominium

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 22:14:15 -0400

The two male officers are expected to recover....
Police: Backup Driver in Fatal Autonomous Uber Crash Was Watching 'The Voice'

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 16:44:26 -0400

The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show "The Voice" on her phone and looking downward.....
Celebration and Defiance Mix at New York City Pride Parade

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 14:02:06 -0400

Rainbow flags and parade floats are the order of the day in New York City and in cities around the world....
Northrop Grumman Just Became a Bona Fide "Space Stock"

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 08:13:00 -0400

But is its stock a bona fide buy?....
Australia failing to protect Great Barrier Reef: activists

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 02:41:52 -0400

Australia is breaching commitments to protect the embattled Great Barrier Reef from the effects of land clearing, environmental groups claimed Monday and called on the UN to probe the alleged failures....
Australian feral cats kill a million reptiles a day: study

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:51:54 -0400

Feral cats kill more than one million reptiles every day in Australia, a new study showed Monday, with the staggering slaughter threatening many species. Cats have wiped out entire populations of som....
Massachusetts Governor's Son Accused of Groping Woman on Plane

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:21:10 -0400

During a flight from D.C. to Boston....
Zsa Zsa the English Bulldog Wins the World's Ugliest Dog Title

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 09:39:15 -0400

The dog's owner Megan Brainard of Anoka, Minnesota, will receive $1,500 for Zsa Zsa's win....
How to see Mars close-up in July

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 03:00:00 -0400

We'll be able to see it with the naked eye....
'I Would Have Done the Same Thing Again.' Restaurant Owner on Why She Asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Leave

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 10:23:21 -0400

"There are moments in time when people need to live their convictions"....
Isle of dogs: Pakistan fishermen feed islands full of strays

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 23:04:44 -0400

Karachi (AFP) - More than a dozen decrepit dogs splash into the Arabian Sea as the small wooden boat approaches. They know the fishermen's mission: bringing food and water for the canine populatio....
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Leaves Hospital 3 Days After Giving Birth

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 11:38:55 -0400

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made her first public appearance since giving birth to her daughter....
Kit Harington and Rose Leslie Pulled Off the First Happy Game of Thrones Wedding

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 13:03:26 -0400

And all their castmates were there to support them....
8 perfect astronaut selfies for when you just need some space

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400

Earth selfies are so two centuries ago.  If you want to impress us, you've got to take your picture from space.  Whether they're outside performing maintenance on the International Space Sta....
Is promoting vegetarianism a form of colonialism?

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 06:30:02 -0400

The debate over whether a vegetarian diet is better for the planet is top of mind for many as news of water scarcity, climate change, and deforestation seem to worsen by the day. Sarah Taber, a US-bas....
Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Will Start Selling Tickets to Space Next Year

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:59:13 -0400

And will conduct crewed test flights "soon"....