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Trump disputes North Korea: Joe Biden 'somewhat better' than a 'rabid dog'

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:44:20 -0500

President Trump came to the defense of his potential 2020 rival Joe Biden on Sunday, disputing a characterization of the former vice president as a “rabid dog” who “must be beaten to death with a stic....
The Problem with Hypersonic Missiles: "None of this stuff works yet."

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 02:26:00 -0500

Don’t get too excited about hypersonic weapons, one prominent U.S. defense journalist advised. According to him, we still don’t know for sure whether the Mach-5-plus munitions actually work.....
Rogue elephant dies in captivity after killing villagers

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 05:07:34 -0500

A rogue elephant named after the late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has died in captivity after he was captured following a massive hunt in northeastern India, officials said Sunday. The male animal....
French interior minister blames protest violence on 'thugs'

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 05:29:47 -0500

French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner blamed "thugs" and "bullies" on Sunday for the violence that hit demonstrations the previous day marking marked the first anniversary of the anti-governmen....
Nuclear missile bunker: yours for less than $400k

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 13:03:25 -0500

Decommissioned nuclear silo accessed 40ft staircase leading underground was once home to US’s largest intercontinental ballistic missile ever deployedAll this can be yours for $395,000. Photograph: Ca....
Report: Prosecutor used daughter as bait to catch molester

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 14:39:43 -0500

A Northern California prosecutor used his 13-year-old daughter to lure a man back to the spot where she said he had molested her, so the man’s incriminating actions could be recorded on video, accordi....
This Decision Could Be Bigger Than Impeachment

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 19:51:40 -0500

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastOverlooked as the nation was riveted by the opening days of the televised impeachment proceedings was an appeals court decision that started a c....
Bangladesh organises onion airlift as prices hit record high

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:30:51 -0500

South Asia's onion crisis has widened, with Bangladesh airlifting supplies of the vegetable and the prime minister claiming prices are so high she has stopped eating them. The spike in Bangladesh ....
‘Give me the guinea pigs!’: Pet shop owner says stolen animal thrown at him after chasing thieves

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:35:00 -0500

Two women attempted to steal guinea pigs from a pet store in Kentucky, before throwing one of the animals at the shop owner, he has alleged.US news outlets report that 21-year-old Isabelle Mason and 1....
Rep. Justin Amash turned on Trump. Will his Michigan district follow him — or turn on him?

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 06:00:35 -0500

If you want to understand how impeachment is being seen by actual Americans, there may be no better place to go than Grand Rapids, Mich.In part that’s because the area around Grand Rapids, comprising ....
Officer in Louisiana won't face charges in 94 mph fatal crash

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 11:53:20 -0500

A Louisiana police officer who crashed a speeding car while off duty in 2017 will face no criminal charges in the death of a child.....
Reporter blames 'cruel' Vanuatu ban on China coverage

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 00:37:40 -0500

A leading Pacific journalist who has been barred from returning home to Vanuatu from Australia on Monday blamed his treatment on government unease at his coverage of China's growing influence in the P....
Hong Kong police threaten to use live bullets as standoff with protesters escalates

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:24:19 -0500

Hong Kong police threatened on Monday to use live bullets if "rioters" used lethal weapons and committed other acts of violence, after the latest flare up during five months of anti-government protest....
On an upswing, the Pete Buttigieg show rolls through New Hampshire

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 09:36:14 -0500

Pete Buttigieg traveled more than 100 miles through the Granite State on a bus emblazoned with his name and packed with over a dozen journalists. It’s a spectacle that hasn’t been seen in recent presi....
Back in 2017, Russian Nuclear Submarines Fired Torpedoes at Each Other

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 04:11:00 -0500

It was a drill--and thank god for that.....
Forgotten Genocide: How a Quarter of Europe’s Roma Were Murdered by the Nazis, then Erased From History

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 05:18:14 -0500

LONDON—It’s impossible to fathom the scale of the depravity. An eyewitness account by a Holocaust survivor—unearthed for a new exhibition in London—describes the conditions in the “gypsy” section of A....
Three family murder-suicides within ten days shock Turkey as the country faces record unemployment

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:31:16 -0500

The deaths of three separate families within ten days have shocked Turkey as the country struggles with mass unemployment and a financial crisis.  On Friday, authorities confirmed that a family of thr....
US draws fewer new foreign students for 3rd straight year

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 00:07:30 -0500

The number of foreign students coming to U.S. colleges and universities continued to fall last year, according to a new report, but the Trump administration says the drop should be blamed on high tuit....
Breaking Down the Fallout from Marie Yovanovitch’s Testimony

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 18:03:25 -0500

There were fireworks aplenty, but the most important development during former U.S. ambassador Marie Yovanovitch’s testimony at Friday’s House impeachment hearing was an undetonated bomb.Or was it jus....
When it Comes to Climate-Change Adaptation, As Goes California, So Goes…the World

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:00:25 -0500

How California deals with climate change adaptation will help determine, for better or worse, how the rest of the world deals with it.....
Leading Muslim groups to challenge India holy site court ruling

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:25:34 -0500

Two leading Muslim groups said Sunday they will file petitions in India's top court challenging its decision to award Hindus control of a bitterly disputed holy site that has sparked deadly inter-reli....
REFILE-China will not tolerate any Taiwan independence incidents -defence spokesman

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 21:22:06 -0500

China will not tolerate any Taiwan independence incidents, a spokesman for its defence ministry said on Monday, urging the United States to deal appropriately with the issue. The spokesman, Wu Qian, ....
Iowa Poll: Pete Buttigieg rockets to the top of the 2020 field as a clear front-runner

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 13:50:15 -0500

Pete Buttigieg’s rise from 1% in the Register’s March poll to the top of it reflects the selling point of Iowa’s system, pollster J. Ann Selzer said.....
Why Russian Fighter Jets Are Threatening NATO In The Baltics

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 15:05:00 -0500

A Russian Su-27 recent intercepted an American F-15C.....
Suspected Killer Recalls Little. But Past Victims Remember Him.

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:26:26 -0500

NEW YORK -- Randy Santos says he remembers walking through Chinatown at 2 a.m. looking for cans and bottles to get the deposit money. He remembers police officers motioning him to stop. He remembers f....
Chile police stopped rescue workers helping dying protester: human rights watchdog

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 19:45:37 -0500

Chile's independent human rights watchdog said on Saturday it would file a formal complaint for murder against police officers who allegedly prevented paramedics from attending a heart attack victim a....
Here's everything we know about Mina Chang, who rapidly rose from a self-described singer to a State Department official with a dubious résumé

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 16:39:46 -0500

A closer look at her history reveals the Trump official may have misrepresented her work history and educational background.....
Trump hosts White House screening of 'Joker'

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 11:28:46 -0500

A senior White House official confirmed to Yahoo News that Trump screened the movie for guests including “family, friends, and some staff.”....
Nearly 80,000 DACA Recipients Have Prior Arrest Records, according to Government Data

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:47:44 -0500

Thousands of participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program had prior arrest records, according to statistics released by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Saturd....
US businesswoman says 'heartbroken' by Britain's Johnson

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 09:21:53 -0500

A US businesswoman at the centre of controversy over whether Boris Johnson showed her inappropriate favouritism amid an alleged affair said Sunday she had been left "heartbroken" and "humiliated" by t....
Elephant dies in captivity after killing villagers

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 13:33:17 -0500

An elephant named after Osama bin Laden, the late al-Qaida leader, has died in captivity after he was captured following a massive hunt in northeastern India, officials said Sunday.....
2020 hopeful Harris focuses on black women in South Carolina

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 06:00:20 -0500

Kamala Harris is framing an upcoming campaign swing through early voting South Carolina around the voting demographic most sought after in the state’s Democratic primary: black women. On Saturday, Ha....
Are Gun Makers To Blame for Mass Shootings? Can They Be Sued?

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:30:00 -0500

Mass shootings have become a routine occurrence in America. Is this a solution?....
'Kill, rob, burn and bury the bodies': Man convicted in 3 grisly farm deaths

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 16:22:09 -0500

Sean Kratz and his cousin were “on a mission to kill, rob, burn and bury the bodies,” Assistant District Attorney Kate Kohler told jurors.....
U.S. has world's highest rate of children in detention -U.N. study

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:45:06 -0500

The United States has the world's highest rate of children in detention, including more than 100,000 in immigration-related custody that violates international law, the author of a United Nations stud....
Minneapolis Police Admit to Discovering 1,500 Untested Rape Kits, Spanning Over 30 Years, Found in Storage

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:09:53 -0500

“We had failure in terms of the auditing process of those kits"....
Trump Says He’s ‘Strongly’ Considering Impeachment Testimony

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:29:53 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- Donald Trump said Monday that he’s “strongly considering” testifying in his own impeachment inquiry, complimenting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the idea in a tweet after again insulti....
UN warns Bolivia crisis could ‘spin out of control’ after nine killed in latest violence

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:49:00 -0500

The United Nations has warned mounting unrest in Bolivia could “spin out of control” after nine people died in the latest escalation of violence between between security forces and supporters of forme....
Airbus beats Boeing with two mega deals at Dubai air show

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 10:02:32 -0500

Airbus signed two mammoth orders for its A320 and A350 aircraft worth $30 billion at Dubai's air show Monday, with Boeing managing only a $1.2 billion sale of its troubled 737 MAX. Boeing's deal with....
Private zoo owner in Crimea pleads for public to take 30 of his bears so he won't have to euthanise them

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 09:21:08 -0500

The owner of a struggling safari park in Crimea is giving more than thirty bears to save them from euthanasia.  Oleg Zubkov, the owner of the Taigan Lion Park near Simferopol, said he is seeking new h....
Student whose parents died of heart attacks has CPR idea

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:43:17 -0500

A Utah high school student who lost both her parents to heart attacks has been nominated for a prestigious scholarship on the strength of her idea for a CPR-assistance device. Kennedy Hall’s idea is ....
How To Turn China's A2/AD Strategy Back on Them

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:00:00 -0500

Threatening severe repercussions for China's access-denial strategy would dampen Chinese aggression.....
Pope Francis compared rhetoric from anti-gay politicians to Hitler speeches

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 16:07:14 -0500

Pope Francis compared anti-gay comments made by politicians to speeches made by Adolf Hitler in a speech on Friday in which he denounced homophobia.....
Russia says it will return captured naval ships to Ukraine on Monday

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 04:10:35 -0500

Russia will return three captured naval ships to Ukraine on Monday and is moving them to a handover location agreed with Kiev, Crimea's border guard service was cited as saying by Russian news agencie....
Chicago gang leader accused of attempting to help Islamic State

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:22:56 -0500

A purported street gang leader from Chicago who allegedly became radicalized in prison faces federal charges accusing him of seeking to provide money to Islamic State militants in Syria, according to ....
Pelosi invites Trump to testify in impeachment hearings

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 07:12:14 -0500

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Sunday said that President Trump was welcome to testify in the House impeachment inquiry. If Trump has information to clear himself "then we look forward ....
Conservative Group Fires Michelle Malkin Over Support for Holocaust Denier

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 21:46:07 -0500

Charley GallayA conservative group cut ties with right-wing columnist Michelle Malkin on Sunday over her support for an anti-Semitic internet personality, ramping up a growing conservative civil war c....
Brazil's freed leftist leader Lula calls to continue 'the fight'

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:23:36 -0500

Brazil's left-wing leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva urged his followers to continue "the fight" Sunday evening at his first major rally since his release from prison a week ago. "After seeing so many....
Mom gets a laugh from charge she's carrying a doll to steal yogurt: 'My baby is 100% real'

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 18:58:53 -0500

A New Jersey woman's infant is so cute, an Aldi patron believed the baby was a ploy to steal yogurt. It gave lactose-intolerant mom a laugh.....
Motorola's iconic Razr flip phone was one of my favorite cellphones ever— but I wouldn't buy the new one

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 08:45:00 -0500

Motorola's Razr foldable phone is an exciting throwback, but its high price and somewhat lacking specs can make it a tough sell.....