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Holocaust survivor to ICE director, California sheriff: ‘History is not on your side’

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:25:27 -0400

An Auschwitz survivor confronted one of the nation’s top immigration officials and a local sheriff at a California town hall Tuesday night. Bernard Marks, 87, addressed Immigration and Customs Enforc....
Pictures of Iraq: Photojournalists bear witness to horror in ISIS-occupied Mosul

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:30:16 -0400

The lives of countless Iraqis were upended when ISIS seized Mosul in June 2014. As the Iraqi army fights to liberate this key northern city from the terrorist group, photojournalists are on the ground....
China says 'no such thing' as man-made islands in South China Sea

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:16:15 -0400

There was "no such thing" as man-made islands in the disputed South China Sea, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, and reiterated that any building work was mainly for civilian purposes. China....
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's daily briefing on Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:07:00 -0400

On Wednesday, March 29, 2017, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer holds his daily press briefing with the White House press corp.....
‘I am a child of refugees’: New Yorkers stage tent protest of Trump travel ban

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:02:44 -0400

Trump’s initial travel ban was met with a swift backlash and stymied by the courts. “We’re spending just one night here and we can always go inside if we get cold, if we get wet, but refugees don’t h....
3 Iraqis living in US accused of hiding ties to kidnapper

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:06:33 -0400

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Adil Hasan and his wife, Enas Ibrahim, came to the U.S. in 2008 as refugees from Iraq, and have been living peacefully in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., ever since.....
Prehistoric Prints: 'Unprecedented' Dinosaur Discovery in Australia

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:31:44 -0400

A team of researchers in Australia just made an incredible discovery – and it involves some seriously massive dinosaur footprints.....
The Mexico Tourism Board made a cloud that rains tequila and we're booking our flights now

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:14:52 -0400

Grab your rim-salted margarita glass and your galoshes because there is now a cloud that can answer all of your Happy Hour prayers. The Mexico Tourism Board and the creative agency LAPIZ have partnere....
Woman strikes police cruiser near the U.S. Capitol

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:25:44 -0400

A woman described as “erratic and aggressive” drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody, police said. As police attempted to ....
John McCain is not sorry for calling Kim Jong Un ‘fat’

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:16:50 -0400

“What, did they want me to call him a crazy skinny kid?” Sen. John McCain quipped via Twitter on Wednesday in response to a report by the Korean Central News Agency that the dignity of North Korea’s s....
‘I’m a strong black woman’: Maxine Waters says she’s not responding to Bill O’Reilly jab

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:52:16 -0400

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., responded Tuesday after Fox News host Bill O’Reilly ridiculed her appearance, saying he was unable to focus during a recent speech she gave on the House floor because he ....
U.S. senator launches probe into five top opioid drugmakers

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:11:19 -0400

(Reuters) - U.S. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill sought on Tuesday details from the nation's top opioid drugmakers on their sales and marketing practices, as lawmakers step up efforts to tackle th....
Sean Spicer knocks critics of his ‘spirited back-and-forth’ with April Ryan

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:07:43 -0400

A day after scolding journalist April Ryan during his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said criticism of the now-viral exchange is “demeaning” — to her. ....
Trump's debt collector: Tillerson heads to NATO

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:13:49 -0400

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will present a meeting of the NATO allies on Friday with a demand from President Donald Trump that they increase defense spending. The annual NATO foreign minister....
Female Honor Student Allegedly Plotted School Shooting: Cops

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:15:00 -0400

Nichole Cevario's father told officials the teen posed a threat to student safety.....
DeVos says her predecessor wasted money on school reform

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:58:06 -0400

WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday accused her predecessor of wasting billions of dollars trying to fix traditional public schools and said that school choice was the way t....
Amal Clooney Calls For Action Against ISIS

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:40:40 -0400

The human rights lawyer spoke at a discussion Wednesday about international crimes in Iraq and Syria, calling for legal action against the Islamic State group.....
‘Carlos the Jackal’ Receives Third Sentence to Life in Prison

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:39:07 -0400

The final chapter in a legal battle against the man who was once the world’s most wanted fugitive.....
How to Stop ISPs from Selling Your Private Data

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:15:00 -0400

The Internet may seem like an apolitical entity, but the fact is, the United States government has a great deal of influence over it. On Thursday (Mar. 23), the U.S. Senate voted to overturn an impor....
Boeing airliner catches fire in Peru, no serious injuries reported

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:05:35 -0400

A Boeing jet operated by Peruvian Airlines caught fire on Tuesday while landing at an airport near the Andean town of Jauja in central Peru after it swerved on the runway, but there were no serious in....
Completely insane architects are planning to hang a skyscraper from an asteroid

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:00:36 -0400

Words like "insane," "crazy," and "nuts" get thrown around a lot — I use them more than my fair share, if I'm being honest — but a New York design group just revealed....
White House offers muddled message to states considering Medicaid expansion

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:03:10 -0400

The White House didn’t have a clear message for states looking to potentially expand Medicaid in the wake of the American Health Care Act’s (AHCA) failure, implying that the bill would have saved the ....
US-led coalition 'probably' had role in Mosul civilian casualties

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:09:15 -0400

The US-led anti-jihadist coalition said Tuesday it "probably" played a role in civilian casualties in west Mosul, as the UN and Amnesty International called for greater efforts to protect civilians. ....
Mysterious carving found at church where John F. Kennedy wed

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:44:45 -0400

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — A mysterious carving of a woman's face has been discovered at the church where John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier married in 1953, the church announced Wednesday.....
DNC Chairman Tom Perez Asks For Staff Resignations

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:58:26 -0400

Perez is in the midst of trying to rebuild the party in the wake of November's stunning election defeat.....
Two Miami police officers shot in ambush-style attack

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:40:32 -0400

Two plainclothes police detectives in Miami were wounded when a group of men fired dozens of shots into their unmarked car Monday night in an ambush, the Miami-Dade Police Department said. Police app....
Now I Get It: the Brexit trigger is pulled, now what?

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:16:00 -0400

The day has arrived: Britain has officially said “Cheerio!” to the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May has invoked Article 50, notifying the European Council that Britain has made its exit, or ....
Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle lawsuit over account abuses

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:38:51 -0400

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co said it agreed in principle to pay $110 million to settle a lawsuit by customers challenging its opening of accounts without their permission, a practice that led to a sc....
Elon Musk explains why drivers won’t care about the Model 3’s bizarre dashboard design

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:30:46 -0400

When Tesla unveiled the Model 3 last year, tech and auto observers couldn't help but notice that the car lacked an instrument cluster. Instead, Tesla representatives suggested that drivers would b....
Argentinian Immigrant Blasted After Shaming Trump in Facebook Post That Shows She Pays Her Taxes

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:55:00 -0400

She received several hate messages afterward.....
2017 Ford Transit Connect Wagon LWB

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:10:00 -0400

It's a van called a wagon that drives like a car.....
Senate to vote April 7 on US Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:33:47 -0400

The US Senate will vote April 7 on confirming Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the chamber's Republican leader announced Tuesday, amid debate over whether President Donald Trump's pick will receive....
'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:37:36 -0400

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A serial killer known as the "Angel of Death" after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky died Thursday, two days after investigators sai....
Austria Refuses To Accept Refugees

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:47:43 -0400

Austria delivered another blow to the EU's refugee resettlement program.....
Hong Kong-style waffles make their way to American weddings

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:26:49 -0400

ABC News' Charli James discovers a new sweet treat taking weddings and social media by storm.....
Arizona high school athletes arrested in hazing case

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:17:29 -0400

Six Arizona high school football players were arrested on Wednesday and accused of sexual assault, kidnapping and aggravated assault in connection with a hazing case, police said. Police said the stu....
This Homemade Cleaning Solution is the Easiest Way to Clean Shower Doors

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:32:27 -0400

You only need two ingredients!....
iOS 11’s big feature could be a massive Siri upgrade

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:44:25 -0400

While there’s an abundance of iPhone 8 rumors to check out on a regular basis, we don’t see that many iOS 11 leaks. It's surprising, given that iOS represents one of the most important features of....
College campus free-speech zones face new scrutiny, lawsuit

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:46:24 -0400

On some college campuses, students and outsiders are allowed to protest and distribute flyers only in free-speech zones. Supporters say it's a way to protect against disruptions to school operatio....
2017 Audi S6

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:18:00 -0400

Drama free and wickedly quick.....
At least 14 dead in IS truck bomb at Baghdad checkpoint

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:12:05 -0400

At least 14 people were killed when a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged vehicle at an entrance to Baghdad, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group, officials said Thursday. The bl....
14-Year-Old Dies After Being Pinned Under Log at Beach While Snapping Pictures With Friends

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:18:00 -0400

Her family believes she broke her neck.....
Exclusive: Republicans mostly blame Congress for healthcare reform failure - Reuters/Ipsos poll

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:38:33 -0400

By Chris Kahn NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republicans mostly blame the U.S. Congress, and not President Donald Trump or party leaders, for failing to pass their party's healthcare overhaul, according to a R....
South Korean ferry saga a tale of government blunders

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:21:34 -0400

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — From a botched rescue job to severely wrong death counts, South Korea's government has been blamed for a series of egregious errors in its handling of the 2014 sinking of....
Family of Chinese man killed by Paris police calls for calm

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:27:16 -0400

The family of a Chinese man shot dead by French police called for calm Wednesday following two nights of violent protests over his killing. Liu Shaoyo was shot on Sunday by a police team that was cal....
Lamborghini won't target Nürburgring SUV record with Urus

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:00 -0400

It’s been a long time coming, but the Lamborghini Urus SUV is nearly a reality. Motoring reports Lamborghini doesn’t have much interest in proving the Urus around the Nürburgring, as the Italian bran....
Photos of the day - March 28, 2017

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:42:20 -0400

An Indian girl wearing a traditional clothe takes part in the procession to celebrate the Gudi Padwa, Maharashtrian’s New Year in Mumbai, India; Dust and smoke billows out from a residential house whi....