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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....
Iranian tanker caught in a standoff with the West heads to Greece, shipping data shows

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 01:35:20 -0400

The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West was sailing to Greece on Monday after leaving Gibraltar, shipping data showed, hours after the British territory rejected a U.S. req....
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....
Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil field

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:04:51 -0400

Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside Saudi Arabia's sprawling desert on Saturday, causing what the kingdom described as a "limited fire" in the sec....
7 shot after random Snapchat invites to ‘instant house party,’ Texas cops say

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:10:46 -0400

An “instant party” in Texas ended with a car chase and several people shot, police say.....
French hiker missing in Italy nine days found dead

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:58:51 -0400

The body of a French hiker who disappeared nine days ago south of Naples was found Sunday, local Italian authorities said. "The body of Simon Gautier has been found a short while ago," the a....
All the States of Matter You Didn't Know Existed

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:00:00 -0400

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A man managed to fight off a 'very aggressive' mountain lion with just rocks and a pocket knife

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:59:43 -0400

Richard Marriott sustained minor injuries. Speaking to Sky-Hi News, Marriott said he wished he'd had his firearm during the encounter.....
Police: Fake cop busted pulling over real detectives on Long Island

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:08:33 -0400

Nassau County police say Valiery Portlock sounded a horn and flashed emergency lights Friday morning as he an attempt to pull over a van in Hicksville, Long Island.....
Poll: About half of Americans disapprove of how Trump handled El Paso and Dayton shootings

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:50:26 -0400

40% of Americans also thought that Trump's rhetoric on Twitter and his speeches had a "great deal" of responsibility for the shootings.....
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....
Russian nuclear near blast site 'went silent' after missile testing explosion

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:27:02 -0400

Two Russian radiation monitoring stations went offline last weekend following reports of a nuclear accident in Arkhangelsk region on Russia’s northern frontier, fuelling concerns of a cover-up.  The R....
Protesters burn parliament building in Indonesia's Papua

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:14:21 -0400

Thousands of people in Indonesia's West Papua province set fire to a local parliament building on Monday in a protest sparked by accusations that security forces had arrested and insulted students fro....
Infant in soiled diaper found covered in ants on filthy van floor, Kentucky cops say

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:17:32 -0400

A mother and grandmother have been arrested after police encountered a disturbing scene during a traffic stop in Kentucky.....
Migrant rescue ship stuck off Italy rejects Spain port offer

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:46:36 -0400

A charity vessel carrying 107 rescued migrants and stuck in limbo off Italy on Sunday rejected an offer to go to Spain as "absolutely unrealistic" because of the "humanitarian emergency" on board. Sp....
A Neutron Star Might Have Just Collided with a Black Hole

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:00:00 -0400

Scientists are comparing the historic explosion to "the night before Christmas."....
Iran says U.S. move on north Syria safe zone is "provocative"

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:20:03 -0400

A U.S. agreement to set up a safe zone in northern Syria, a close ally of Iran, is "provocative and worrisome", the Iranian foreign ministry was reported to have said by the semi-official Fars news ag....
Buttigieg: opposition to gay marriage will 'wash away' among black Americans

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:52:23 -0400

Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful says change will occur when voters see his policies will work in their interests2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, South Bend, Indiana Mayor, Pete Buttigieg spe....
Trump plan to head off mass killings is wishful thinking despite latest success

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 03:15:03 -0400

Make the legacy of El Paso and Dayton be something positive through improved mental health services and more sensible gun laws.....
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.....
Jihadi Jack: The OCD teenager who took a football to bed with him who grew up to be a terrorist

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 19:47:50 -0400

By all accounts Jack Letts was a popular kid growing up. A class-clown who gained friends by cracking jokes and making them laugh. But as a teenager, he developed Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and beg....
Iranian tanker sought by US heads to unknown destination

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 20:22:51 -0400

An Iranian supertanker hauling $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects to be tied to a sanctioned organization lifted its anchor and begun moving away from Gibraltar late on Sunda....
Texas police who led black man down street by rope will not face criminal probe

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:41:00 -0400

Police officers who led a handcuffed African American man down a street with a rope on horseback will not be subjected to a criminal probe in the state, despite widespread outrage after images of the ....
Jordan summons Israel envoy over Jerusalem 'violations'

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:00:43 -0400

Jordan summoned Israel's ambassador on Sunday in protest over "violations" at Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, the foreign ministry said. It summoned envoy Amir Weissbrod to voice its ....
A Florida man had ‘a midnight rendezvous’ at a construction site. Cops want him

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:54:56 -0400

Oops, he did it again.....
UPDATE 1-EU says ready for no-deal Brexit, "British would be the biggest losers"

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:42:56 -0400

The European Commission said on Monday that the EU was ready for a no-deal Brexit and that Britain would suffer most under such a scenario. Speaking at a regular daily briefing, Commission spokeswoma....
Found: Placer County Sheriff’s Office locates missing Granite Bay boy in nearby car

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 22:09:20 -0400

The Sunday evening search for an 8-year-old boy who went missing for several hours ended when authorities located him inside a vehicle a block away from his Granite Bay home, the Placer County Sheriff....
Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Permit Employment Discrimination Against Transgender Workers

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:12:00 -0400

DOJ argued that Title VII does not protect transgender people....
Customs agents found nearly 4 tons of marijuana hidden in a shipment of jalapeños trying to enter the US

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:43:58 -0400

Customs and Border Protection officers seized the marijuana and the truck, which was driven by a Mexican national.....
California business forced to close over the state's drug and homeless crisis

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 08:59:29 -0400

One California business owner takes to twitter to call out Gov. Gavin Newsom's liberal policies, radio talk show host Mike Slater weighs in.....
A look at the Islamic State affiliate's rise in Afghanistan

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:57:01 -0400

A suicide bombing at a wedding party in Kabul claimed by a local Islamic State affiliate has renewed fears about the growing threat posed by its thousands of fighters, as well as their ability to plot....
More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:04:58 -0400

So far, more than 40 arrest warrants have been filed in federal court resulting from the Aug. 7 immigration raid.....
Kuwait says emir recovered from 'setback'

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 14:06:13 -0400

Kuwaiti state media on Sunday reported Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah had "recovered", shortly after Iran's foreign minister indicated that the 90-year-old was unwell. The emir "has recovered fr....
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....
Rubio on climate change: 'We should choose adaptive solutions'

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:00:31 -0400

Many proposed 'fixes' for climate change have been unrealistic and dangerous. Climate change is a real problem. Real problems deserve real solutions.....
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....
At least 19 dead after fuel truck crash in western Uganda-police

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:55:17 -0400

At least 19 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement. Nine more people injured in the acc....
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....
John Hickenlooper is out of the 2020 presidential race. That's good news for these 3 Democratic candidates

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:00:00 -0400

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper's exit from presidential race means other candidates have an opportunity to win over his supporters.....
Sacramento files lawsuit to ban 7 men from business district

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 13:40:37 -0400

The city of Sacramento has filed an unusual lawsuit to ban seven men considered to be a "public nuisance" from a popular business corridor. The lawsuit alleges the men are "drug users, trespassers, t....
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.....
Far-right groups celebrate as Trump attacks anti-fascists after Portland rally

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 08:34:51 -0400

The organisers of a far right rally in Portland have declared it a success after Donald Trump attacked anti-fascist activists who turned out to oppose them.The US president repeatedly took aim at left....
Man charged after New York scare over rice cookers

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 01:03:43 -0400

A young homeless man has been charged with placing false bombs, police said Saturday, after three empty rice cookers caused major commuter disruption in New York. Larry K. Griffin II, 26, was arreste....
Fugitive lived in isolated bunker for 3 years to evade arrest in Wisconsin

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 14:29:45 -0400

Jeremiah Button was sleeping in a homemade bunker in the woods on the morning of Aug. 9 when his three-year run from the law came to an end.....
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.....
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....
Girl, 16, missing from Northwest Indiana; family believes may be with stalker

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 06:37:34 -0400

A 16-year-old girl is missing from Northwest Indiana and her family believes she may be with a man they have a protective order against for stalking, police say.....
Steel mill sorry for spill that killed fish, closed beaches

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 14:43:19 -0400

A steel company apologized for a spill of cyanide and ammonia that led to a fish kill and prompted the closure of beaches along Lake Michigan. The National Park Service closed the Portage Lakefront a....