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Iran announces arrests, death sentences as CIA spy network busted

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:24:18 -0400

Iran arrested 17 suspects and sentenced some to death after dismantling a CIA spy ring, an official said Monday, as tensions soar between the Islamic republic and arch-enemy the United States. US Pre....
Sarah Huckabee Sanders shows up to govs shindig as Arkansas rumors swirl

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:10:29 -0400

Sanders is seen as a possible 2022 Arkansas gubernatorial candidate.....
Correction: Military-Hyperfit Women story

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:13:55 -0400

In a story July 21 about a U.S. military study of "hyperfit" women, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a vo2 Max score measures how many millimeters of oxygen are used per kilogram of body....
'Outrageous': Convicted criminals serve as Alaskan police amid public safety crisis, investigation finds

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 19:09:22 -0400

Dozens of police officers with criminal records have worked in Alaska, despite state law that should have disqualified them, an investigation finds.....
Huawei secretly helped North Korea build, maintain wireless network: Washington Post

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 08:57:40 -0400

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], the Chinese company put on a U.S. blacklist because of national security concerns, secretly helped North Korea build and maintain its commercial wireless network, ....
2020 Candidates Delayed Paying Staff to Look Richer on Paper

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 04:54:38 -0400

Drew Angerer/GettyFor months, Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s (D-MN) presidential campaign made regular payments to its staff and vendors, with varying daily expenditures that never exceeded $335,000. But on Apr....
538's Nate Silver on early 2020 polls versus fundraising: Which matter more?

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 12:52:10 -0400

Nate Silver analyzes the significance of fundraising in the Democratic primary.....
10 Surprising Moon Facts! (That Were Totally Wrong)

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:00:00 -0400

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There's a Warning for the Thousands Who Signed Up to 'Storm Loch Ness' Because 'Nessie Can't Hide From Us All'

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 11:36:50 -0400

“Nessie can’t hide from us all”....
US accuses Venezuela of aggression in skies over Caribbean

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 12:59:03 -0400

"The EP-3 aircraft, flying a mission in approved international airspace, was approached in an unprofessional manner by the SU-30... The US routinely conducts multi-nationally recognized and approved d....
Trump turns up at wedding, prompting chants of ‘USA!’

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 08:33:44 -0400

A bride and groom were left stunned after Donald Trump made a surprise appearance at their wedding.The US president turned up unexpectedly as the event was in full flow at his Bedminster golf club in ....
US hotels caught in fight over housing detained migrants

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 20:56:47 -0400

Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. For decades, the U.S. government has oc....
Millions of Barrels of Iranian Oil Are Piled Up in China’s Ports

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 08:28:19 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Tankers are offloading millions of barrels of Iranian oil into storage tanks at Chinese ports, creating a hoard of crude sitting on the doorstep of the world’s biggest buyer.Two and a h....
Putin gives Russian citizenship to Novatek's finance chief, a U.S. national

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:38:36 -0400

President Vladimir Putin handed Russian citizenship to gas producer Novatek's veteran finance chief Mark Gyetvay on Monday, a move that could potentially help the U.S. national bypass some sanctions r....
French submarine lost in 1968 found at last in Mediterranean

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:45:58 -0400

A French submarine that went missing in the western Mediterranean in 1968 has been found, officials said Monday, ending a 51-year wait for families of the crew who continue to seek answers to the nava....
Fox News Host Calls for ‘9/11-Style Commission’ to Investigate How AOC Was Elected to Congress

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:58:12 -0400

Reacting to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D-NY) call for a “9/11-style commission” to be convened to investigate the Trump administration’s child separation policy at the border, Fox News host Pete....
This Is the ATV-Mounted Jammer That Took Down an Iranian Drone

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:47:00 -0400

The drone was less than a mile from the USS Boxer when the Marines caused it to crash.....
Conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin still insists moon landing was fake

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 14:07:45 -0400

Bart Sibrel, a filmmaker and conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin, has centered his career around disproving the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969.....
F-35s Go to War: Why Israel's Strike on Syria Was so Successful

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 02:00:00 -0400

The Israeli Air-force had apparently been waiting for a provocation as the resulting counterattack against the launchers and the Iranian military infrastructure was an overwhelming one. On May 9th the....
Lawyer: Man who killed mob boss thought he was helping Trump

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:21:51 -0400

A man charged with killing a reputed New York mob boss was deluded by internet conspiracy theories and thought he was helping President Donald Trump defend Democracy, his attorney said in court papers....
US sanctions Chinese oil trader for violating Iran restrictions: Pompeo

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:18:50 -0400

The United States is placing a leading Chinese oil importer on its sanctions blacklist for trading in Iranian crude, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday. "As part of that maximum pressure....
Diver Has Epic Nose-to-Nose Encounter with One of the Most Elusive Sharks Lurking in the Deep Sea

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 11:33:00 -0400

You may have heard of megalodon, the massive prehistoric shark, but what about the bluntnose sixgill? This enormous, ancient shark was lurking in the deep long before its extinct cousin -- and still e....
These Versatile Corn Recipes Are Perfect for Any Meal

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:46:00 -0400

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Turkey seizes $271 mln in counterfeit U.S. currency -newspaper

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 11:59:36 -0400

The raid was carried out on Friday in Istanbul's Esenyurt neighbourhood and five people were arrested, it said. Hurriyet said one of those arrested was previously released after being detained for su....
Police officer suggests AOC should be shot: 'She needs a round'

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 05:53:51 -0400

A Louisiana police officer suggested Democrat congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot, drawing widespread condemnation.The officer, Charlie Rispoli, a 14-year veteran of the police depar....
Four Inmates Faked a Fight to Escape Florida Juvenile Detention Center

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 11:31:25 -0400

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office HandoutFour teenage inmates staged a fight inside their dorm-style cell late Saturday night at a Florida juvenile detention center as a ruse to escape, overpowering s....
NASA Finally Completes the Orion Crew Capsule

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 17:17:00 -0400

NASA hopes the capsule will take astronauts back to the Moon, and Mars after that.....
Israeli Air Force's F-35 Stealth Fighter Went Into Iran's Airspace: Report

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 03:32:00 -0400

As we have already explained, in May 2018 the IAF revealed that it has used its stealth fighters in combat operations, making Israel the first country in the world to carry out an “operational attack”....
Ousted Planned Parenthood president said she faced opposition for trying to work with pro-lifers in new op-ed

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:06:17 -0400

Former Planned Parenthood director turned pro-life advocate Abby Johnson says Planned Parenthood is terrified of former employees because they know all the dirty laundry.....
Gambian soldier names ex-president in reporter's 2004 murder

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:49:07 -0400

A Gambian army officer on Monday accused ex-president Yahya Jammeh of ordering the 2004 murder of journalist Deyda Hydara and admitted he was involved in the killing. Hydara, who was editor and co-fo....
Mexico, US to launch plan against arms smuggling at border

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:56:31 -0400

The Mexican government said Monday it has reached agreement with the United States for a joint operation to combat gun smuggling along the U.S. border after seeing a spike in the number of illegal fir....
Can someone read this for R. Kelly?

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 19:53:00 -0400

Bella Thorne comes out as pansexual, and R. Kelly is trapped in a jail cell. It's Monday's news.....
Ships urged to alert navies before sailing through Strait of Hormuz

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:39:51 -0400

Shipping associations have called on ship owners to inform Britain's navy of their movements before sailing into the Middle East Gulf and Strait of Hormuz because of the escalating international crisi....
Trump demands congresswomen he subjected to racist tweets apologise to US and Israel

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 08:17:00 -0400

Donald Trump has once again attacked the four Democratic congresswomen he launched racist tweets at last week, demanding Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley apologi....
Vigilante Armies Are Fighting Mexican Drug Cartels, but Whose Side Are They Really on?

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 05:27:21 -0400

Jorge Lopez/ReutersFILO DE CABALLOS, Mexico—The assault force rolls through this small mountain town not long after dark. Traveling in a fleet of pick-ups with about 15 men in each truck, they are dre....
Little Boy Is OK After Fish-Stealing Great White Shark Leaps at Him to Steal Fresh Caught Fish

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 11:46:36 -0400

“It had come up and it lunged out of the water"....
Why America and Iran Came Within Minutes of War

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 03:51:00 -0400

If America wants Iran to change its behavior, it will have to re-establish ruptured lines of communication and re-create genuine incentives for diplomacy, rather than leading with threats of war and c....
British-Iranian woman transferred back to Tehran prison

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:25:27 -0400

A British-Iranian mother jailed in Tehran since 2016 has been returned to prison after being held in the mental ward of a public hospital for nearly a week, her husband said Monday. Nazanin Zaghari-R....
White man denies saying 'Go back where you came from'

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 12:10:45 -0400

Eric Sparkes showed up during a WSB-TV interview with Rep. Erica Thomas of Austell on Saturday, outside the Atlanta-area Publix store where the incident occurred , the station reported . Thomas confro....
Poachers forced this rhino subspecies to two. Scientists are in a race to save them.

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:44:21 -0400

Poachers forced this rhino subspecies down to two. Now scientists are in a race to save them before it’s too late.....
Great white shark leaps from water to snatch fish off line in Cape Cod Bay

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 19:09:48 -0400

The boat's captain said it was a "real-life episode of Shark Week."....
REFILE-UPDATE 4-Trump, Pakistan's Khan discuss way out of Afghanistan war

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:49:30 -0400

President Donald Trump voiced optimism on Monday that Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan could help broker a political settlement to end the nearly 18-year-old U.S. war in Afghanistan and held out th....
Internal Probe Reveals SEAL Team 10 Operators’ Cocaine Use

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:15:35 -0400

AFPSome SEAL Team 10 special warfare operators allegedly used cocaine or spiked their alcohol with it, according to an internal investigation obtained by the Navy Times following a Freedom of Informat....
More officer diversity won't cut racial disparity in US police shootings – study

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 17:56:15 -0400

Research found as percentage of black officers who fired in fatal shootings increased, the citizen shot was more likely to be blackThe report also found that of all the shootings analysed, in 56% of f....
U.S. Navy Identifies Missing Sailor Who Reportedly Went Overboard from Aircraft Carrier

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:31:00 -0400

The Navy has identified the missing sailor from the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln as Aviation Electronics Technician 2nd Class Slayton Saldana, who was assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadro....
New German defence chief pledges to speed up race to Nato 2pc spending target

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 15:05:14 -0400

Germany’s new defence minister has picked an early fight inside the country’s troubled coalition, pledging to beef up military spending against the will of junior partners the Social Democrats. Annegr....
Son of Australian police chief, US girlfriend found dead in Canada

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:04:52 -0400

Two homicide victims found this week in western Canada are the son of a high-ranking Australian police official and the young man's US girlfriend, Canadian police said. The bodies of Lucas Robertson ....
Homicide charge filed in shooting death of off-duty officer

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:26:50 -0400

A man suspected of fatally shooting an off-duty Pittsburgh police officer more than a week ago has been charged with criminal homicide, police announced Monday. The indictment against Christian Bey, ....
Report: Pence canceled trip to avoid contact with an alleged drug dealer

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 16:20:15 -0400

Vice President Mike Pence abruptly canceled a trip to New Hampshire this month to avoid shaking hands with an alleged interstate drug dealer, Politico reported Monday.....