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It looks like the Russians are trying to hide the truth about that nuclear accident in Nyonoksa

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:07:33 -0400

Evidence is mounting that Russia may be covering up a tragic nuclear accident after a mysterious blast killed seven at a military-weapons testing site.....
Sudan's Bashir got $90 mn from Saudi, investigator tells court

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:19:45 -0400

Sudan's deposed military ruler Omar al-Bashir has admitted to receiving $90 million in cash from Saudi royals, an investigator told a Khartoum court on Monday. Police Brigadier Ahmed Ali said at the ....
Epstein's purported madam now a focus in sex abuse cases

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:15:03 -0400

She's been called Jeffrey Epstein's madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times his social planner and household organizer in places ranging from New York to Pa....
'Dumb as a rock' and a 'crazed crying lowlife': How Trump has insulted former staff

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:03:55 -0400

On becoming president Donald Trump boasted that he only hired the best people.It was a claim that played into his preferred self-image of a business titan, delegating the running of his many big-money....
Trump supporters say he 'would probably lose voters...if he goes too far' on gun control

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:15:54 -0400

The president's supporters in New Hampshire respond to proposals for new gun control legislation on "This Week."....
School workers who used Sharpie to color in black teen’s hair in Texas are being sued

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:23:43 -0400

A federal civil rights lawsuit was filed on Sunday against a Texas school district and three officials after they took disciplinary action for a student’s haircut, court documents say.....
Surprise! It's not kidney stones it's triplets. Brother says shooting star wish came true

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:30:28 -0400

A South Dakota mom delivered triplets –two girls and a boy – after being rushed to the hospital for what she thought were kidney stones.....
Saudi-Led coalition attacks military targets in Houthi-controlled Sanaa: Saudi TV

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:29:23 -0400

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched an attack on Monday on military targets in the capital Sanaa, which is controlled by the Houthi movement, Saudi state TV reported. The Iran-aligned movement'....
'That is ridiculous': Andrew Gillum rips Rick Santorum for claiming guns aren't 'problem' in mass shootings

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 13:42:26 -0400

Former Tallahassee, Fla., Mayor Andrew Gillum slammed former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum's stance on gun control as “ridiculous” for saying guns are not the “problem” in mass shootings.....
Johnson tells EU he wants Brexit deal but without backstop

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:23:43 -0400

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote Monday to EU President Donald Tusk reaffirming his desire to conclude a Brexit deal as well as his opposition to the controversial "backstop" on Ireland. Th....
Ohio Police Arrest White Supremacist Who Allegedly Threatened to Attack Jewish Community Center

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 12:20:38 -0400

An Ohio man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly threatening to attack a local Jewish community center.....
Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana's governor during Katrina, dies

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:49:36 -0400

Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state's first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, has died. A....
TV presenter punched live on air during protest

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:09:37 -0400

A journalist was knocked unconscious live on air after being punched in the face while covering a feminist protest.Video footage published by TV network ADM 40 shows reporter Juan Manuel Jimenez speak....
Trump Goes Dark on Gun Control After Pledging Background Checks ‘Like We’ve Never Had Before’

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 22:14:59 -0400

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast/Photos GettyIt’s been roughly half a month since dual mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, forced the president, his administration, a....
Tourists who stole sand from beach in Sardinia could face up to six years in prison

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:04:40 -0400

A pair of tourists face up to six years in prison after allegedly stealing a large quantity of sand from the pristine beaches of Sardinia. The French couple were found to have nearly 40kg (90lb) of fi....
Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star 'like Pac-man'

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:42:18 -0400

For the first time, scientists have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star, according to a report released Monday.....
Couple who ran a home for troubled boys charged with trafficking children, forced labor

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:21:09 -0400

A husband and wife who ran a home for troubled boys in Texas have been arrested a year after the home was raided and eight boys were removed, reports say.....
U.K. ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports Staffer Held on China Trip

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 03:05:01 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains betw....
Spain rails against Salvini's refusal to accept rescued migrants

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:04:11 -0400

Spain on Monday stepped up criticism of Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's refusal to allow 107 migrants on board a charity vessel to disembark at an Italian port, calling it "a disgrace to hu....
A woman tries to rob Family Dollar — and the cashier responds: ‘Not today,’ cops say

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:57:08 -0400

Employees at the Family Dollar in the 5000 block of 14th Street West thwarted a robbery attempt just after 9 p.m. on Sunday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.....
US sued over Honduran man's suicide after family separation

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:49:41 -0400

A new lawsuit blames the Trump administration's family separations for the death by suicide of a Honduran father after being separated from his 3-year-old child. The widow of Marco Antonio Muñoz sued....
Is recycling collapsing in California? Advocates call on lawmakers to rescue it

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:30:00 -0400

When rePlanet closed its doors at its remaining 284 California locations earlier this month, alarm bells went up among recycling advocates.....
Portland protests: Woman pinned to ground by police officers after spitting towards them

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:11:12 -0400

A woman was pinned to the ground by six police officers after she spat towards them during a day of protests between duelling far-right and anti-fascist activists in Portland.Hundreds of far-right pro....
John Delaney draws 11 people to 2020 event – does he truly think he can win?

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:00:38 -0400

The former congressman has put $24m of his own cash into an increasingly quixotic presidential run – and he’s ploughing on despite a near total lack of supportJohn Delaney speaks at the Wing Ding fund....
California high school students filmed giving Nazi salutes and singing Nazi war song

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:50:41 -0400

A group of around a dozen Orange County, California high school students were filmed giving Nazi salutes at a sports award ceremony.....
Serial killer who murdered SC teen featured on new season of Netflix’s ‘Mindhunter’

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:09:52 -0400

He has a long rap sheet of crimes throughout the South, and a controversial connection to a South Carolina murder.....
Turkey Fires Kurdish Mayors Ahead of Military Push Into Syria

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:57:28 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Turkey fired the elected mayors of three major Kurdish-dominated cities in the country’s southeast and detained more than 400 people in a crackdown as it prepares to push a Syrian Kurdi....
Two dead following plane crash in New Castle County, officials say

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:13:09 -0400

Officials said the plane's pilot radioed in that he needed to land but then communication with the pilot was lost; the plane was found in a wooded area a short time later.....
See Photos of the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT-S

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:56:00 -0400

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India's Moon probe enters lunar orbit

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 03:43:53 -0400

India's Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft entered lunar orbit on Tuesday, executing one of the trickiest manoeuvres on its historic mission to the Moon. After four weeks in space, the craft completed its Luna....
Dick Cheney to appear at Trump 2020 fundraiser as Republican establishment bows to president

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 13:11:44 -0400

Former vice president Dick Cheney will appear at a fundraiser for Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign, according to an invitation for the event, in a sign that the Republican establishment will publicly back....
He was found hurt near downtown shuffleboard courts. Cops say it was an attempted homicide

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:56:56 -0400

Police are asking anyone with information to come forward.....
Newt Gingrich says slavery needs to be put 'in context', calls 1619 project a 'lie'

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 20:40:20 -0400

"There were several hundred thousand white Americans who died in the Civil War in order to free the slaves," Gingrich argued.....
Driver pins paramedic against her ambulance in Walmart parking lot, NC police say

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:08:20 -0400

The woman was airlifted to a hospital with serious leg injuries, officials say.....
How the Government Creates Wealth Inequality

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:30:20 -0400

There are economic storm clouds on the horizon, but for now wages are rising, jobs are plentiful, and poverty is falling. Democrats running for president need an economic line of attack, so the soluti....
At least 1 dead following plane crash in New Castle County, officials say

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:02:39 -0400

Officials said the plane's pilot radioed in that he needed to land but then communication with the pilot was lost; the plane was found in a wooded area a short time later.....
Canada's Trudeau under pressure after Britain revokes citizenship of 'Jihadi Jack'

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:37:58 -0400

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau came under pressure on Monday from the opposition Conservatives who warned against giving any assistance to Jack Letts - a dual citizen dubbed "Jihadi Jack" by t....
This Teenager Escaped Repression in West Africa. ICE Claimed He Was an Adult, and Jailed Him Anyway.

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:03:49 -0400

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/GettyThis story also appears at Documented, a non-profit news site devoted solely to covering New York City’s immigrants and the policies that affect their lives.....
Gina Lopez, foe of Philippine mining industry, dies at 65

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:40:48 -0400

Former Philippine environment minister Gina Lopez, who led a high-profile fight against the nation's powerful mining industry, died Monday aged 65, her family's media company announced. Lopez rose to....
Iranian tanker sought by US heading toward Greece

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 20:05:19 -0400

An Iranian supertanker with $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects is tied to a sanctioned organization left Gibraltar and was heading east into the Mediterranean Sea on Monday, ....
Man tells cops he may be hit-and-run driver in fatal crash. He thought he hit a deer

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:37:56 -0400

A Palmetto man has come forward to tell authorities he may have been the one involved in the fatal hit-and-run that killed a 13-year-old boy and a 47-year-old man walking along U.S. 19 early Sunday.....
Mexican man facing voter fraud trial in Sacramento. He’s a Trump supporter

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:03:22 -0400

For years, President Trump has claimed that millions of noncitizens voted in the 2016 presidential election, unfairly skewing his vote as Democrat Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but lost the Ele....
British woman accused of illegal silicone buttock implant killing extradited to US

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:55:00 -0400

A British woman accused of killing an American woman by injecting her with illegal silicone implants has been extradited to the United States to stand trial.Donna Francis, a former hairdresser from Lo....
'They don't respect our security measures': Large alligator scales fence at Florida naval air station

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 19:12:35 -0400

A video shared by a Florida television station shows an alligator climbing over a fence at Naval Air Station Jacksonville.....
Nigerian President Asks Tax Agency to Explain Missed Targets

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:12:13 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari asked the Federal Inland Revenue Service to explain its failure to meet tax-collection targets since 2015, after persistent shortfalls.Nigerian presi....
Another Climate Change Worry: Aggressive Spiders

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:17:00 -0400

Anelosimus studiosus has a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde-type life. Guess which side extreme weather brings out?....
Epstein put assets in trust two days before suicide: report

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:36:36 -0400

Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein wrote a will two days before he died, putting his $578 million in assets into a trust with unnamed beneficiaries, the New York Post reported Monday. Epstein, a wea....