Today's Trending Searches

Murders By U.S. White Supremacists More Than Doubled In 2017, New Report Shows

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:06:43 -0500

White supremacists in the United States killed more than twice as many people in 2017 as they did the year before, and were responsible for far more murders than domestic Islamic extremists, helping m....
Steve Bannon has awkward Lawyer Conflict

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:40:34 -0500

Rachel Maddow notes that Steve Bannon's lawyer also represents the White House counsel likely telling him not to answer questions from the House Intelligence Committee.....
Trump's meeting with Kazakhstan president raises questions about human rights and business ties

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:52:59 -0500

President Trump proclaimed Tuesday “Religious Freedom Day,” but he spent the afternoon meeting with an authoritarian who has been accused of conducting a brutal campaign of repression against religiou....
Police issue warning about drugs cut with 'Rizzy' after man's skin is eaten away

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:22:00 -0500

Police in Alliance, Ohio, issued a warning to other law enforcement officials after a man's skin was eaten away when he allegedly injected heroin tainted with a substance called "Rizzy" into his arms,....
Mormon Church Confirms New Leader In Live Broadcast

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:18:09 -0500

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has officially named Russell M. Nelson as its 17th president.....
White House releases report on foreign-born criminals in the U.S.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:26:32 -0500

During a press briefing at the White House on Wednesday, January 17, The Justice Department's National Security Division released a report on criminals in the U.S. who were foreign-born.....
Blessing of the animals on St. Anthony's Day

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:29:06 -0500

The feast of St. Anthony, Spain’s patron saint of animals, is celebrated each year. On the eve of St. Anthony’s Day, riders guide their horses through a bonfire in the village of San Bartolome de Pin....
Scratches on doors and 'cages in the wardrobe' - pictures show Turpin family's squalid former home in Texas

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:31:46 -0500

A Texas house once lived in by the Turpin family, whose 13 children were found in a distressing state at the weekend, was left with scratch marks on the doors, closets turned into what appear to be ca....
How 2 California Parents Could 'Home-School' Their Shackled And Abused Children

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:54:07 -0500

Two California parents were arrested over the weekend when police found 12 of their 13 children in filthy conditions, some chained to beds and starving.....
Man Deported After 30 Years In America: It Wasn't My Choice To Come

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:24:32 -0500

Jorge Garcia, the man who had lived in the U.S. for 30 years and was deported to Mexico this week  despite having no criminal record, wishes the Trump administration was willing to look at immigration....
How to protect your family against the spread of the flu

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:54:42 -0500

This year’s outbreak is widespread in every state but Hawaii, and has gotten so bad in Alabama that the governor has declared a public health emergency.....
Trump's language on immigrants provokes a backlash in the pulpits

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:00:10 -0500

Many Christian pastors and educators were deeply troubled President Trump’s demeaning language about some foreign countries — less because of the vulgar language he used than the racist views it impli....
Suspect charged with murder in college student's killing

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:28:10 -0500

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former high school classmate of a University of Pennsylvania student found stabbed and buried in a California park was charged Wednesday with murder and investigators were l....
Girl From Viral Photo Dies of Aggressive Brain Cancer DIPG

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:49:57 -0500

"Our sweet Braylynn, our warrior princess, earned her sparkly pink angel wings this evening," according to a Facebook post from Braylynn's Battalion, a page started to keep family, friends and anyone ....
Social Security Has Paid Benefits To My Dead Husband For A Year

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:46:36 -0500

Ann Brenoff’s “On The Fly” is a weekly column about navigating growing older ― and a few other things.....
California community reeling over Turpin 'house of horrors': 'I served them pizza while their children were starving?'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:34:01 -0500

The quiet California community of Perris has been left reeling after the discovery of 13 children  found chained and malnourished in squalid conditions in their parents' house. Matthew Alex Padil....
New lifesaving drone rescues teenagers swept out to sea in Australia just hours after launch

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:07:56 -0500

Two teenagers who had been swept out to sea in Australia were rescued after a drone spotted them and dropped a flotation device in what is believed to be a world-first use of the technology. The 17-ye....
Alligator And Python Locked In Death Duel On Golf Course

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:03:34 -0500

A Naples, Florida, golf course featured a reptilian smackdown between an alligator and Burmese python last week ― and it was caught on camera.....
India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBM

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:22:33 -0500

India successfully test-fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile on Thursday in what officials called a “major boost” to the country’s strategic defense system.....
'I Feel Horrible.' Former University of Alabama Student Apologies After Using Racial Slur in Video

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:55:23 -0500

She was also kicked out of the Alpha Phi sorority....
House of horrors for 13 siblings: Yahoo Newsroom reacts

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:01:00 -0500

“No punishment in the world will make up for the damage done to these children.” “This sounds like something out of a horror movie.” The chilling details of 13 siblings who suffered alleged torture in....
Fears of serial child killer in infamous Pakistan city

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:44:23 -0500

The rape and murders of a dozen children by a suspected serial killer have terrified parents in central Pakistan, and prompted soul-searching over how the country fails to protect its most vulnerable.....
China planning to send robot sub to sunken ship

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:46:17 -0500

BEIJING (AP) — China is preparing to send a robot submarine possibly followed by divers to explore and plug holes in a sunken Iranian oil tanker whose 32 crew members are all believed to have died, th....
John Kelly Told Lawmakers Trump Won't Build Wall Along Entire U.S.-Mexico Border: Reports

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:39:45 -0500

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told a meeting of Democratic lawmakers that President Donald Trump’s campaign pledges to curb immigration ― including his promise to build a wall along the U.S.-M....
US border patrol routinely sabotages water left for migrants, report says

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:39:56 -0500

Volunteers are said to have found hundreds of water gallons vandalised in a patch of Sonoran desert. United States border patrol agents routinely vandalise containers of water and other supplies left....
Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey's Trabzon Airport

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:46 -0500

Turkish authorities are using a large crane to lift a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and stopped on the side of a slope just meters away from the Black Sea. The Pegasus ....
The Best Instant Pot Recipes To Make With The Pressure Cooker Feature

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:46:07 -0500

No matter how hard you fight it, an Instant Pot is almost certainly going to weasel its way into your life at some point.....
Thirteen siblings 'held captive' by parents in Perris, California: 'Deeply religious' couple arrested on torture charges

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:46:02 -0500

The American couple who allegedly tortured and imprisoned their 13 children were Elvis fanatics who believed “God called on them” to give birth so many times.  David Allen Turpin, 57, and Louise Anna ....
Glossier Just Dropped Its First-Ever Solution To Acne-Prone Skin

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:50:02 -0500

The glossy-faced, dewy-skinned experts at Glossier just dropped a new addition to the skincare-as-makeup retailer’s collection that’s perfect for blemish-prone faces.....
Israel's Netanyahu says Indian peace hero Gandhi an inspiration

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:19:10 -0500

By Malini Menon NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an ins....
Syria Kurds say will defend enclave from Turkish 'scourges'

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:59:19 -0500

The head of a powerful Kurdish militia hit back on Tuesday at Turkish threats to attack its forces in northern Syria, pledging to "cleanse" the area of Ankara's "scourges". Turkish President Recep Ta....
Pope meets with abuse survivors, weeps with them in Chile

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:29:35 -0500

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis met on Tuesday with survivors of priests who sexually abused them, wept with them and apologized for the "irreparable damage" they suffered, his spokesman....
Democrats Score Special Election Upset In Wisconsin GOP Stronghold

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:56:16 -0500

Democrat Patty Schachtner won a special election for a state Senate seat in Wisconsin on Tuesday, scoring a huge upset victory for her party in a district that President Donald Trump handily captured ....
Worst-case global warming scenarios not credible: study

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:04:01 -0500

Earth's surface will almost certainly not warm up four or five degrees Celsius by 2100, according to a study released Wednesday which, if correct, voids worst-case UN climate change predictions. A re....
Watch How This School In Puerto Rico Reacts When Power Returns After 112 Days

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:33:15 -0500

Children in Puerto Rico have had to live much of their life in the dark since Hurricane Maria devastated the island nearly four months ago.....
Illegal immigrant alleged cop killer wishes he 'killed more'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:28:34 -0500

Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamontes accused of killing two California police officers interrupts first day of trial with profane outbursts.....
Facebook selfie clue helps convict Canadian woman who killed her friend 

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:11:22 -0500

An incriminating clue in a Facebook selfie was used as evidence to help convict a Canadian woman who strangled her friend to death. Cheyenne Rose Antoine pleaded guilty to killing 18-year-old Brittney....
What Is A 'Sunshine Baby'?

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:11:45 -0500

Over the years, some of this vocabulary has gained wider currency, like the term “rainbow baby,” which refers to a child born after a miscarriage, stillbirth, infant death or other early loss of a chi....
Californians launch bid to create new state after accusing government of 'failing' the people

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:53:07 -0500

A group seeking to carve out a breakaway state called New California issued a declaration of independence that asserted California’s existing government had “failed in their oath of office, obligation....
Turkey says could act in Syria unless Washington withdraws support for Kurdish force

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:53:01 -0500

By Dominic Evans and Tuvan Gumrukcu HATAY, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it would not hesitate to take action in Syria's Afrin district and other areas unless the United States withdrew....
Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:06:02 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon narrowed its search for a second headquarters city Thursday to 20 locations, concentrated mostly in the East and the Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, as the company kept ....
White House Attorney: Trump Is ’Very Eager’ To Speak With Robert Mueller In Russia Probe

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:08:11 -0500

Donald Trump’s lawyer claims the president is “very eager” to sit down with special counsel Robert Mueller and discuss the ongoing Russia investigation.....
Philippine volcano spews lava; thousands flee

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:14:44 -0500

Glowing-red lava spurted in a fountain and flowed down the Philippines' most active volcano in a stunning display of its fury that has sent more than 34,000 villagers fleeing to safety.....
Emirates throws Airbus A380 a lifeline with jumbo order

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:33:23 -0500

Emirates Airlines said Thursday it has struck a $16 billion deal to buy 36 Airbus A380 superjumbos just days after the European manufacturer said it would have to halt production without new orders. ....
Ann Curry Was 'Not Surprised' By Matt Lauer's Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:47:38 -0500

Former “Today” show co-host Ann Curry said Wednesday that she was “not surprised” by the sexual misconduct allegations that led to the firing of her former co-host Matt Lauer ― but was reluctant to el....
The Latest: Officiant: Captive kids, parents seemed normal

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:28:11 -0500

PERRIS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on family members found shackled in a California home (all times local):....
Larry Nassar’s Victims Get Their Day In Court: ‘Little Girls Don’t Stay Little Forever’

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:57:39 -0500

Larry Nassar, the disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State team doctor, listened to more than a dozen of his sexual abuse victims read impact statements in an East Lansing, Michigan, court o....
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Appears Open To Striking Down Gerrymandered Map

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:11:19 -0500

― A plurality of state Supreme Court justices seemed open to the possibility that the Pennsylvania congressional map may violate the state’s constitution, but during oral argument on Wednesday seemed ....
Land Rover announces 70th anniversary V-8 Defender

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:19:44 -0500

Sometimes a vehicle that's been officially killed-off by its manufacturer simply refuses to lie down and die, and that seems to be the case with the Land Rover Defender. Despite its agricultural natu....
Here's Why the Flu Is Especially Bad This Year

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:04:52 -0500

Every part of the continental U.S. is showing "widespread" flu activity....