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Indian troops enforce lockdown to foil Kashmir protest march

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:53:42 -0500

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Soldiers and police fanned out across Indian-controlled Kashmir on Monday to enforce a security lockdown for a second straight day to stop anti-India protests and foil a call by....
Dogs Thrown From Vehicle On New York Highway, Police Say

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:28:00 -0500

Two beagle mixes are recovering after authorities said they were tossed from a....
Police, firemen search for cause of explosion in Japan's Sapporo

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:42:27 -0500

Police and fire officials on Monday were searching for the cause of a dramatic explosion in the northern Japanese city of Sapporo that collapsed a building and injured 42 people. Sapporo police and f....
Fierce clashes in Hodeidah cast doubt over ceasefire

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 12:19:04 -0500

Fierce clashes broke out in Yemen’s crucial port city of Hodeidah on Sunday, leading UN and Yemeni officials to delay the "official" start of the hard-fought ceasefire agreed last week. Resi....
'Dirty Deeds,' not by Michael Cohen

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 10:14:38 -0500

Yahoo News' Jerry Adler imagines the tell-all book that Michael Cohen will someday write.....
Dead Guatemalan girl dreamed of sending money home to poor family

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 21:03:15 -0500

Nery Caal, 29, and his daughter Jakelin were in a group of more than 160 migrants who handed themselves in to U.S. border agents in New Mexico on Dec. 6. Jakelin developed a high fever while in the c....
Trucker saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:47:40 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of beagle mixes are on the mend after authorities say someone threw them out of a moving vehicle on a snowy New York highway. The dogs were rescued by a passing trucker, but one....
Possible 2020 candidate Beto O’Rourke meets with young refugees at US-Mexico border

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 10:13:00 -0500

Flanked by a group of politicians from across the country, Texas Democrat Beto O’Rourke called on the public to pressure Donald Trump’s administration to close an immigrant detention centre in Tornill....
Egypt unearths tomb of ancient high priest

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:19:46 -0500

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered the tomb of a priest dating back more than 4,400 years in the pyramid complex of Saqqara south of the capital Cairo, authorities said Saturday. "Today we are a....
Top Democrat Schiff Adds Call for Probe of Trump, Deutsche Bank Links

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:25:20 -0500

Representative Adam Schiff of California said on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday that any type of compromise needs to be investigated. Schiff’s comments came three days after Wall Street critic Elizabe....
Hilton: Trump’s record is head and shoulders above the rest

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 21:29:42 -0500

Trump haters say that the president pulling out of the Paris climate deal is definitive proof that he’s destroying the world.....
Strasbourg attack victims honoured

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 19:34:03 -0500

Several hundred people gathered in Strasbourg Sunday to honour the victims of an attack on the city's popular Christmas market that left four dead. The ceremony, organised by local rights association....
How to Remove a Closed Account From Your Credit Report

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:00:00 -0500

You might think closing a credit card or other account might remove it from your credit report automatically. Credit reports include information for both open and closed accounts. As long as they st....
Family complains that Catholic priest used teen's funeral to condemn suicide

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 21:26:37 -0500

The parents of a teenage boy who took his own life have condemned a Catholic priest who questioned whether their son would get to heaven while presiding over his funeral. The Catholic Archdiocese of D....
Kosovo president: Decision to form army 'irreversible'

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:07:04 -0500

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The decision to transform Kosovo's security force into an army is "irreversible," the country's president said Sunday while offering assurance that a new nati....
Any decision on Brexit deal will happen in New Year - British trade minister

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:20:25 -0500

British trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday talks with the European Union to secure "assurances" for parliament on Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal will take time, with a decision expected ....
Twitter Users Shred Trump For 'Celebrating' The Weekly Standard's Closure

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:48:37 -0500

Twitter users have castigated President Donald Trump after he rejoiced at the....
Ask the Captain: Do planes have quirks like cars?

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:37:51 -0500

Pilots fly many different airplanes of the same model within a fleet. While there are some differences, they fly pretty much the same.....
Introducing the Army's New Lethal Sniper Rifle

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 04:00:00 -0500

Here's all we know.....
Iraq lays cornerstone to rebuild iconic Mosul mosque

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 09:09:04 -0500

Iraqis on Sunday laid the cornerstone in rebuilding Mosul's Al-Nuri mosque and leaning minaret, national emblems destroyed last year in the ferocious battle against the Islamic State group. The famed....
Goldman Sachs Faces First Criminal Charges in 1MDB Scandal

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:24:30 -0500

Authorities alleged that Goldman misled investors when the bank knew that proceeds from 1MDB bond sales it arranged would be misappropriated. The government is seeking fines well in excess of both th....
Early week storm may be strongest yet this season in northwestern US

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 04:42:52 -0500

The next storm aiming for the northwestern United States will pack a big punch in Washington and Oregon through Tuesday.....
Sudan's president is first Arab leader to visit Syria since crisis

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:43:41 -0500

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived in the Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday, the first such visit by an Arab leader since the start of the Syrian conflict, Syrian state media said. President B....
Canada gets access to detainee in China 6 days after arrest

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 14:27:09 -0500

TORONTO (AP) — Canada's ambassador to China was given access Sunday to detained Canadian entrepreneur Michael Spavor six days after he was arrested, the country's Global Affairs department sai....
Trump will ‘absolutely’ shut down government to build border wall, says top White House aide

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 14:50:00 -0500

Donald Trump is “absolutely” willing to shut down the government in order to get funding for a wall on the US border with Mexico, a top White House aide has said. “We will do whatever is necessary to....
Alan Dershowitz on the FBI's treatment of Michael Flynn

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 21:45:09 -0500

Was former national security adviser Michael Flynn set up? Analysis from Alan Dershowitz, Harvard law professor emeritus.....
Judge gives mom 40 years after 2 kids die in car. People 'take better care of their pets'

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 17:39:21 -0500

A Texas judge told a mom that people "take better care of their pets" after her daughters died painful deaths from being left overnight in a vehicle.....
Colin Kroll, Co-Founder Of HQ Trivia And Vine, Found Dead In New York Apartment

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:38:28 -0500

Colin Kroll, the co-founder of the widely popular game HQ Trivia, has been....
South Africa's ANC Postpones Party Election List Conference

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 05:44:53 -0500

The conference would be rescheduled to Jan. 4-5 from this weekend to accommodate the North West province, which hadn’t submitted its nominations, ANC acting spokesman Dakota Legeote said by phone. Th....
Nissan fails to agree Ghosn replacement, as tensions with Renault grow

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:01:27 -0500

The board of automaker Nissan failed Monday to agree a replacement for former chairman Carlos Ghosn after his arrest for financial misconduct, as tensions grow in the firm's alliance with Renault. Th....
East Coast storm to strike during peak of Christmas travel; Northwest to stay stormy

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:49:25 -0500

Storms with the greatest potential to disrupt travel will focus on the East and the Northwest in the days leading up to Christmas.....
Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 05:22:12 -0500

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Sunday criticized Australia's move to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying countries had "no rights" to do so. Australia's move follows U.....
Father of Strasbourg attacker said his son backed IS group

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 21:42:30 -0500

PARIS (AP) — The man described as the father of the 29-year-old suspect in this week's deadly Christmas market attack in Strasbourg says his son subscribed to the beliefs of the Islamic State grou....
Michael Cohen would refuse a pardon from Trump, his former lawyer says

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:04:22 -0500

Lanny Davis said that his advisee Michael Cohen would refuse any pardon offered by President Trump.....
Displaced huddle in a basement as winter grips Syria

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 23:02:08 -0500

Al-Bab (Syria) (AFP) - After washing up her family's dishes over a plastic basin, 11-year-old Cedra sits on the floor of the dank basement in Syria to tackle her day's studies. A dark staircase leads....
This high school taught 'adulting' for a day: How to cook, do resumes, taxes and more

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 13:58:28 -0500

Some millennials are seeking out classes for skills like sewing, cooking and relationship building. One school offered those classes on "adulting" day....
Dangerous Liaisons

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:34:00 -0500

Ignoring possible Sino-Russian cooperation against the United States, and the factors that can exacerbate it, could be very costly.....
Qatar Buys Mexican Oil Stakes From Eni

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 16:00:00 -0500

Eni and the government-owned energy company in Qatar, the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, will produce about 90,000 barrels of oil a day from the Amoca, Mizton and Tecoalli fields i....
2019 Hyundai Santa Fe: Bolder Looks and an Optional Diesel [Update: The Diesel Is Dead]

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0500

The fourth generation of Hyundai's mid-size crossover is larger than before but still offers only two rows of seats.....
Snow, rain and wind in late-week storm to impact holiday travel in eastern US

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:32:11 -0500

As students embark on winter break, last-minute shoppers head to the stores and holiday travel ramps up across the country later this week, a major storm could lead to widespread travel headaches in t....
French 'yellow vests' protest in their thousands for fifth Saturday

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:00:09 -0500

In Paris, police were out in force to contain outbursts of violence. Police fired water cannon and teargas in the afternoon to disperse groups of protesters in sporadic, brief clashes with riot polic....
Baylor ties pervade rape case that sparked uproar

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:32:41 -0500

DALLAS (AP) — The Texas judge who approved a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University student accused of rape to avoid jail time holds three degrees from Baylor. The criminal district attorney ov....
In Trump's mind, all deals are private. 'Public interest' means nothing to him

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:13:36 -0500

Trump has described the payments his bag man, Michael Cohen, made to two women during the 2016 campaign so they wouldn’t discuss their alleged affairs with him, as “a simple private transaction”. Tru....
Google to invest $1 bn in new New York campus

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:37:37 -0500

Google's parent company Alphabet on Monday said it was investing more than $1 billion to set up a new campus in New York City. In a blog post, Alphabet and Google CFO Ruth Porat said it would lease ....
The most popular Uber drop-off spot in 49 states: Stadiums, casinos and bars

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:09:27 -0500

Ridesharing has become increasingly popular for travelers, as evidenced by recent reports that Uber is the most expensed brand for business travelers.....
I was a military spouse on my own at Christmas. It was painful but also special.

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 06:00:06 -0500

Those of us left on the homefront may want to just get the holidays over with. But even amid the loneliness, there will be memories worth making.....
May's Team Pushes Back at Second Vote Reports: Brexit Update

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:07:33 -0500

“Unreasonable people” in the U.K. are blocking the Brexit withdrawal agreement from passing, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said Sunday. “We have a deal that’s been negotiated, unfortunately th....
Delaware baby found dead in Midtown Manhattan hotel; 2 women in custody

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 23:20:16 -0500

Two women were arrested in New York City after a 4-month-old boy from Delaware was found dead inside of a hotel.....