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Pelosi describes Trump's 'very serious meltdown' during White House meeting on Syria

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:40:50 -0400

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi walked out of a meeting with Donald Trump about the crisis in Syria Wednesday after she said the president had had a “very serious meltdown” and insulted her in front of oth....
At tense congressional hearing, Democrats argue for expanding the Voting Rights Act

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:26:03 -0400

Amid what experts are calling a surge in voter suppression measures, Democrats are sending a clear signal they want to restore portions of the Voting Rights Act that were removed by the Supreme Court ....
Police arrest 2nd suspect in case of isolated Dutch family

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:43:14 -0400

Dutch police said Thursday that a group of people discovered on an isolated farm this week may have been kept there against their will for up to nine years, as they arrested a 67-year-old man who says....
Hillary Clinton Claims Russians ‘Grooming’ Tulsi Gabbard as Third-Party Candidate

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:06:24 -0400

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asserted that the Russians are attempting to undermine the 2020 election by backing Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D., Hawaii) as a third-party candidate, stat....
Israel envoy demands probe after effigy of Jewish tycoon left at Ukraine synagogue

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:08:49 -0400

The Israeli ambassador to Ukraine asked police on Thursday to find and punish people who left a red paint-spattered effigy of tycoon Ihor Kolomoisky, who holds a Ukrainian Jewish community leadership ....
A state official reportedly raised concerns about Hunter Biden's Ukraine work in 2015. A Biden staffer shut him down.

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 10:15:00 -0400

One state department official reportedly saw this whole Biden mess coming.Back in 2015, career State Department official George Kent warned that Hunter Biden's spot on the board of Ukrainian energ....
Mystery as plane carrying Russian arms smugglers crashes in Congo

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:43:21 -0400

The Democratic Republic of Congo has one of the world’s worst aviation safety records, so reports that an aircraft had tumbled into a remote forest last week caused few international ripples. Since th....
Warren Left $30 Trillion Short of Paying for Her Health Plan

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 04:00:00 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Elizabeth Warren took a lot of flak at this week’s Democratic presidential debate for being evasive about the taxes needed to pay for the $30 trillion Medicare for All plan she champion....
Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean says no to that, bans guests for life

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:37:21 -0400

Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean Cruises doesn't seem to think that's a good idea, particularly when it's dangerous.....
Parents of Dead Teen Compare Trump Cronies to ‘Henchmen’ at Meeting Britain Denies Asking For

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:07:47 -0400

Carlo Allegri/ReutersThe grieving family of 19-year-old Harry Dunn have spoken out about their ill-fated meeting with Donald Trump at the White House in a new interview. Charlotte Charles and Tim Dunn....
Longest non-stop flight to take off from New York to Sydney

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 05:28:22 -0400

A plane and its passengers are set to test the mental and physical limits of long-haul aviation when Qantas operates the first direct flight by a commercial airline from New York to Sydney this weeken....
Hong Kong protesters don cartoon masks to defy face mask ban

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 10:46:38 -0400

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters donned cartoon character masks as they formed human chains across the semiautonomous Chinese city on Friday night, in defiance of a government ban on face coverings ....
U.N. Investigates Possible Chemical Weapons Use by Turkish Forces in Syria

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 09:33:42 -0400

United Nations chemical weapons inspectors announced on Friday that they are investigating whether Turkish forces used chemical weapons in their invasion of Syria, the Guardian reported Friday.The Kur....
Cartel gunmen terrorize Mexican city, free El Chapo's son

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:56:33 -0400

Heavily armed fighters surrounded security forces in a Mexican city on Thursday and made them free one of drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman's sons, after his capture triggered gunbattles....
A woman sues San Antonio after a police officer pulled out her tampon in public

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 19:52:33 -0400

The city of San Antonio will vote this week on a proposed settlement that would award a woman $205,000, after she accused a police officer of inappropriately searching her and pulling out her tampon i....
Track-Ready Dodge Challenger ACR Could Be on Its Way

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 10:55:00 -0400

Dodge is rumored to be working on a 50th-anniversary Challenger that would wear the ACR badge.....
South Korea’s Moon Sees Approval Rating Hit New Low Amid Scandal

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:09:20 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- The approval rating for South Korean President Moon Jae-in hit a record low in a poll released just days after he issued a public apology for the resignation of a scandal-tainted minist....
Rudy Giuliani’s Twitter Feed Is a Boomer Conspiracy-Theory Sh*tshow

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 05:29:56 -0400

Photo Illustration by Kristen Hazzard/The Daily Beast/GettyWhen Rudy Giuliani logs into Twitter, he’s presented with a world where the recent California power outages were staged by military operative....
Moms Demand Action founder says advocacy group is not anti-gun

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:08:49 -0400

Moms Demand Action founder Shannon Watts spoke with CBS News' Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout"....
APNewsBreak: Skeleton unearthed beneath California peak

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 22:25:42 -0400

The climbers were closing in on the top of California's second-highest peak when they came upon the grisly discovery of what looked like a bone buried in a boulder field. Tyler Hofer and his climbing....
View Photos of the 2020 Subaru Crosstrek

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:00:00 -0400

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U.S. Diplomat Suggested Biden Had a Conflict of Interest in Ukraine In 2015

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 10:17:05 -0400

A U.S. State Department official told impeachment investigators on Tuesday that he raised concerns about Hunter Biden's involvement in a Ukrainian natural gas company in 2015, telling one of then ....
Ex-venture capital firm chief to plead guilty as another parent caves in college admissions scandal

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:47:07 -0400

Manuel Henriquez's plea could signal that additional parents still fighting charges in the scam might also flip instead of going to trial next year.....
UPDATE 2-Global watchdog keeps Pakistan on terrorism financing "grey list"

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:07:07 -0400

A global finance watchdog kept Pakistan off its terrorism financing blacklist on Friday but warned Islamabad it only had until February to improve or face international action. The Paris-based Financ....
Say Cheese! Satellite Photos Reveal China’s New Aircraft Carrier

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:00:00 -0400

High-resolution, commercial satellite images of China’s Jiangnan shipyard in September 2019 provided the clearest glimpse yet of the Chinese navy’s third and largest aircraft carrier.....
Syria Truce Shaky as Erdogan, Kurds Disagree on What It Means

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:11:37 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Kurdish fighters say they have no intention of withdrawing from Syria’s entire northeastern border -- but that’s exactly what Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expects to happen un....
Trump's 'meltdown' meeting with Nancy Pelosi reportedly went off the rails when she called him out for helping Putin in Syria

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:20:43 -0400

They met to discuss Trump's withdrawal of US troops from Syria, but it led to Pelosi walking out and each accusing the other of having a "meltdown."....
Washington Group Fighting Affirmative Action Used Proud Boys As Guards

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:16:34 -0400

John Rudoff/GettyAn anti-affirmative action campaign used members of the Proud Boys for security—and is now claiming it didn’t realize its protection team was an organization labeled a hate group.On N....
The Latest: Probe after Chicago chief found lying in car

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:36:12 -0400

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has asked the department to investigate his actions after he was found lying down in a car near his home. Police department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says....
California: July earthquake caused fault to move for first time on record

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 08:52:17 -0400

Ruptures in Ridgecrest sequence ended a few miles from the Garlock fault, which is slowly creeping, says studyA local resident inspects a fissure in the earth after an earthquake struck the area near ....
Why Mexico Is Cooperating with Us on Immigration

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 15:42:40 -0400

One of the reasons border apprehensions have dropped from their alarming peak in May is that Mexico has been pretty aggressive in stopping third-country nationals from traversing its territory on thei....
Hundreds of police officers have been labeled liars. Some still help send people to prison.

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 15:26:39 -0400

Across the USA, prosecutors aren't tracking officer misconduct, skirting Supreme Court "Brady" rules and sometimes leading to wrongful convictions.....
Mexico flies 300 Indian migrants to New Delhi in mass deportation

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:32:34 -0400

Mexico has deported more than 300 Indian nationals to New Delhi, the National Migration Institute said late on Wednesday, in what it described as an unprecedented transatlantic deportation.....
UPDATE 2-Prince William and wife Kate leave Pakistan, day after aborted flight

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 03:50:55 -0400

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate left Pakistan on Friday after visiting an army dog training school, a day after a severe thunderstorm forced them to change their schedule and stay the night....
Boris Johnson Might Not Even Get His Brexit Vote on Saturday

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:16:56 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Boris Johnson may not even get the chance to put his Brexit deal to the vote on Saturday, with support growing for a move by an alliance of former Conservatives and opposition Members o....
Senate Republicans reject effort to condemn Trump's Syria withdrawal

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:56:58 -0400

Senate Republicans on Thursday rejected an effort to condemn the Trump administration's decision to pull troops out of Syria, despite the House's overwhelming vote in support of the measure this week.....
Anti-Trump businesswomen are nervous about Warren, and the Democratic debate didn't help

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:00:27 -0400

In her fight against corporate America, Warren is turning off a key group of voters who want to oust Donald Trump: the liberal women who work there.....
Roadside Bigfoot: Georgia museum devoted to legendary beast

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:55:00 -0400

Along a bustling four-lane highway that winds through the north Georgia mountains, an unassuming wooden structure breaks the monotony of churches, billboards and stores selling kitschy knickknacks. O....
Thirty years after devastating quake, is San Francisco ready for the next?

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 01:00:31 -0400

The 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta quake killed 63 in 1989. Decades later, the Bay Area is still plagued by structural threats and flammable fuelsIn a 17 October 1989 photo, a California highway patrol off....
U.S. Navy Submarines Are Losing Their Stealth Coatings. Who’s to Blame?

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 16:09:00 -0400

A former employee of Huntington Ingalls Industries, the Virginia-based shipbuilder that helps to construct all of the U.S. Navy’s submarines, has sued the company in federal court, claiming that the f....
Serial Bank Robber Who Wrote Book About Prison Time With Bernie Madoff Faces Fifth Robbery Charge

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:15:27 -0400

Multnomah County Detention CenterRalph Griffith, a serial bank robber who penned a self-published book about his time in prison with Bernie Madoff, appeared in federal court Wednesday to face his fift....
This sick 5-year-old boy got a wish trip to Disney World — and another wish on the flight

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:46:39 -0400

Allegiant, working with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, made a five-year-old boy's dream vacation to Walt Disney World that much more special.....
11 Mesmerizing Structures by Shigeru Ban

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 15:26:00 -0400

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A N.J. school district wants to ban students from attending prom if they have more than $75 in school lunch debt

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:47:37 -0400

A school district in New Jersey passed a new policy this week that will allow schools to bar students from attending prom if they have a school lunch debt above $75.....
The Trump Doctrine: American Unexceptionalism

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:45:24 -0400

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- According to President Donald Trump, Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria “has nothing to do with us.” America’s longtime adversaries in the region — Syria, Iran and Russia — sho....
Putin directs exercise of Russian nuclear forces

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:30:46 -0400

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday oversaw sweeping war games intended to test the readiness of the nation's strategic forces for a nuclear conflict. The drills featured practice launches o....
The ATF Has Been Enforcing a Rule That Does Not Exist

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:30:43 -0400

Anyone else sick to death of watching the Democrats debate each other already? Tuesday saw them rehash numerous conversations they've already had, and there are still eight excruciating nights of ....
America's Enemies Aren't Ready for the New B-21 Stealth Bomber

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 21:00:00 -0400

A stealthy upgrade to its predecessor.....