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Trump 'fighter' Jim Jordan likely won't get much airtime in impeachment hearings

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:49:40 -0500

For all the hype surrounding the move by House Republicans to place Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio on the Intelligence Committee so he can be part of the public impeachment hearings, the conservative firebra....
Swedish police set up task force to combat gang violence

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:12:48 -0500

Swedish police said on Monday they would set up a special task force to deal with a wave of shootings and bombings linked to criminal gangs following the fatal shooting of a 15-year old in the city of....
Gabbard Lawyers Demand Clinton Retract ‘Defamatory’ Russian Asset Comments

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:48:49 -0500

Attorneys for Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D., Hawaii) on Monday demanded Hillary Clinton retract "defamatory" comments she made linking Gabbard to Russia."Your statement is defamatory....
A black man was put in handcuffs after a police officer stopped him on a train platform because he was eating

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:06:55 -0500

Bay Area Rapid Transit police said Steve Foster, of Concord, California, violated state law by eating a sandwich on a BART station's platform.....
China accuses US of using UN to 'meddle' in Tibet

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:38:45 -0500

China accused the US on Monday of using the United Nations to "meddle" in Tibet, as Washington intensifies its bid to prevent Beijing from handpicking the Dalai Lama's successor. Last week, Sam Brown....
Jordan retakes lands leased by Israel in 1994 peace accord

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:15:07 -0500

Jordan's king announced Sunday that his country is retaking "full sovereignty" over two pieces of land leased by Israel, reflecting the cool relations between the neighboring countries a....
Saudi Arabia Gives First Permanent Residencies to Foreigners

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 06:17:58 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabia granted 73 foreigners “premium” residency under a new program to attract overseas investment by enabling selected people to buy property and do business without a Saudi spo....
The North Korean Threat Is Evolving: Here Come Pyongyang's Nuclear-Armed Submarines

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 17:30:00 -0500

America is vulnerable.....
Mexico makes arrests in last week's massacre of 3 women, 6 children

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:36:58 -0500

Mexico has made an unspecified number of arrests in last week's massacre of three women and six children of dual U.S-Mexican nationality in the north of the country, Security Minister Alfonso Dura....
In Seeking to Join Suit Over Subpoena Power, Mulvaney Goes Up Against the President

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 12:09:17 -0500

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Even in a White House of never-befores, this may be one of the more head-spinning: The president's chief of staff is trying to join a lawsuit against the president.Mick Mulvane....
UPDATE 1-Putin, Merkel say Ukraine's Donbass should get special status - Kremlin

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:28:20 -0500

MOSCOW/BERLIN, Nov 11 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed on Monday that Ukraine should give its separatist-led Donbass region a special status set ....
Aides reportedly anticipated fallout from Biden's son's work in Ukraine back in 2014 but were shut down because Biden was consumed by grief

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:57:01 -0500

When news broke in 2014 that Hunter Biden had joined the board of Burisma, he was struggling with addiction and Beau Biden had brain cancer.....
These Are the Shortest-Stopping Cars We've Ever Tested

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:13:00 -0500

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Thousands join French march against Islamophobia

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 15:22:51 -0500

Over 10,000 people turned out north of Paris on Sunday for a march against Islamophobia that drew criticism from both the government and the far right. The march was called by a number of individuals....
EU labors to keep nuclear deal alive after new Iran moves

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:02:00 -0500

European Union foreign ministers on Monday affirmed their support for the nuclear deal with Iran, after the Islamic Republic began enrichment work at its Fordo site in a fresh act of defiance that see....
South Korea President’s Biggest Headache Is Prosecutor He Picked

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 21:00:12 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in -- swept into office on a vow to clean up government after his predecessor was ousted for graft -- wanted a prosecutor who wouldn’t hesitate to go aft....
America Wants To Innovate Its Way Out Of A War With Russia Or China (It May Not Work)

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:00:00 -0500

Russia and China have their own plans.....
Now's Your Chance To Own A 2019 Petty’s Garage Warrior Mustang

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:17:39 -0500

Just in time for Veteran's Day, Non-Military personnel have the opportunity to own one of these Special Edition Mustangs for the first time!Two years ago, Military Auto Source (MAS) teamed up with....
Ex-Trump aide John Bolton has deal for book that may publish before 2020 election, reports say

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 20:54:14 -0500

The same literary agency that represented James Comey and the anonymous author of "A Warning" helped John Bolton land a $2 million book deal.....
Indonesia urges public to report civil servants over 'radical' content

Tue, 12 Nov 2019 05:26:05 -0500

Indonesia launched a website on Tuesday that would allow the public to report "radical" content posted by civil servants, as authorities in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country push to combat ....
Police Employees Charged in 911 Medical Fraud Ring

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 12:05:43 -0500

NEW YORK -- For years, Angela Meyers, a 911 operator with the New York Police Department, fielded emergency calls, then filed reports about the calls within the department.But according to court docum....
Airlines are flying tons of unneeded fuel around the world to save as little as $52 by not filling up in countries with higher prices

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:18:29 -0500

The practice, called fuel tankering, gives airlines an often tiny saving at the cost of much-larger carbon emissions, BBC's 'Panorama' said.....
Vietnam deer rediscovered after nearly 30 years

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:00:53 -0500

A very rare species of small, deer-like animal thought to be on the verge of extinction has been spotted in the northwestern jungle of Vietnam for the first time in nearly 30 years. Known as the Silv....
Turkey starts returning IS fighters; deports US national

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:48:51 -0500

Turkey on Monday deported citizens of the United States and Denmark who fought for the Islamic State and made plans to expel other foreign nationals as the government began a new push to send back cap....
Poland Rebukes Netflix After ‘Terrible Mistake’ on Holocaust

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:49:27 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- Poland’s prime minister wrote an official letter to Netflix Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings requesting that the media streaming company correct facts about the Holocaust in its “T....
Study This Picture: China's J-10 Fighter Is One Tough Fighter Jet

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 06:00:00 -0500

A big deal?....
Shootings, blasts prompt Denmark to tighten border controls

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:50:36 -0500

Denmark will temporarily reinstate border controls with Sweden and step up police work along the border after a series of violent crimes and explosions around Copenhagen that Danish authorities say we....
Scott Walker objects to 'holiday tree' and Twitter critics let him have it

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:58:16 -0500

Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers unveiled a holiday tree in the state Capitol last week, and his predecessor did not respond well. Scott Walker and other Republicans in the state used the “holiday....
Amazon's $1.5 million political gambit backfires in Seattle City Council election

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 22:06:40 -0500

Seattle voters, in a rebuke to heavy corporate campaign spending by Amazon.com, have kept progressives firmly in control of their city council, reviving chances for a tax on big businesses that the te....
Douglas MacArthur Is One of America's Most Famous Generals. He's Also the Most Overrated

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:03:25 -0500

He might be one of President Trump's favorite generals, but as Hampton Sides writes, Douglas MacArthur was far from a military genius.....
Missing for 75 years, WWII submarine found after translation error discovered

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:11:16 -0500

The USS Grayback, a World War II sub, sank in February 1944 and had been missing ever since. A team of explorers just found it off the coast of Japan.....
Dozens detained in India over holy site social media comments

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:28:48 -0500

Indian police have arrested dozens of people for social media comments that allegedly threatened "communal harmony" after the Supreme Court awarded a holy site once used for a mosque to Hindus, offici....
Liz Cheney Backs Barring Erdogan Bodyguards Who Assaulted Protesters from U.S. Reentry

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:28:17 -0500

Representative Liz Cheney (R., Wyo.) called on the State Department Monday to ban the bodyguards of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan who assaulted protesters in a 2017 incident in Washington, D.....
Briton who helped found Syria's White Helmets dies in Turkey

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:14:11 -0500

A former British army officer who helped found the White Helmets volunteer organization in Syria was found dead in Istanbul early Monday, Turkish officials and the group said. James Le Mesurier's bod....
Cops Bust Unicorn Protesting White Supremacy at Indiana Farmer’s Market

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:21:54 -0500

Courtesy of The Purple Shirt BrigadeThe arrest of an inflatable purple unicorn on Saturday wasn’t even close to the strangest event to unfold at Bloomington, Indiana’s Community Farmers’ Market this y....
UPDATE 3-Resignation of Morales, last of 'pink tide,' polarizes Latin America

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 18:15:22 -0500

The resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales, the last serving member of the 'pink tide' of leftist leaders that swept Latin America two decades ago, polarized governments across the region on Su....
Kavanaugh Makes Rare Public Foray for Group Vetting Trump Judges

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has done his best to keep a low profile in the 13 months since one of the most polarizing Senate confirmation fights in U.S. history.From the bench....
Uber, Lyft say proposed California ballot measure is a good deal for drivers. Economists disagree

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:33:55 -0500

Battle in California over the future of app-based services could have ramifications for the rest of the nation.....
These are the New Cars That Depreciate Least

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:35:00 -0500

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AOC brings star power to Iowa for Sanders

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 15:46:21 -0500

Gabriela Barajas’ friends dragged her to the rally with Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The 19-year-old had never gone to a campaign event before, and she had no idea who she’d support i....
Hong Kong police shoot protester, man set on fire

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:55:32 -0500

Following a day of violence in which one person was shot by police and another set on fire, Hong Kong's leader pledged Monday to "spare no effort" to halt anti-government protests that have wracked th....
Russia's F-35 Killer: Report Claims S-500 Air Defense System Was 'Tested' in Syria

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 05:55:00 -0500

A defense industry source told Russian news outlet Izvestia last month that the S-500 recently underwent field testing in Syria, where the Russian Aerospace Forces continue to maintain a significant p....
World Bank scales back Uighur school project in China

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:31:38 -0500

The World Bank announced Monday it was cutting back a vocational education project in China's Xinjiang province, even though an internal investigation did not back up claims the scheme was linked to t....
Small plane crashes in Texas during 'gender reveal' stunt

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 10:13:04 -0500

Passenger injured as pilot slowed plane at low altitude to ‘dump 350 gallons of pink water’ in stunt gone badly wrongGender reveal parties let expecting parents reveal whether they are going to have a....
Maduro's military stands in the way of a Bolivia repeat in Venezuela

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:48:20 -0500

Venezuelan opposition leaders looking to oust their country's socialist government can perhaps take some hope from the resignation of its leftist ally in Bolivia, President Evo Morales, on Sunday afte....
Imelda Marcos Is Here to Teach Us How Wannabe Autocrats Like Trump Really Think

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 05:16:41 -0500

Artur Widak/NurPhoto via GettyLONDON—At the 80th birthday party of comedian Joey Adams in the ballroom of an upmarket hotel overlooking Central Park in 1991, Donald Trump and Imelda Marcos sat side by....
Do you have the right to recline your airline airplane seat? No, and here's why

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:34:53 -0500

If you're seated in Economy, then reclining your airline seat is unacceptable.  It's rude – and it's wrong, since we're officially out of space.....
Teenagers charged with murder of photographer after allegedly pushing log off cliff

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 17:06:53 -0500

Two teenagers are facing murder charges after a 6-foot log fell from a cliff and killed a photographer taking school pictures below.....