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Skeptics Worldwide Bash Latest Saudi Story About Jamal Khashoggi

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 02:07:48 -0400

While President Donald Trump welcomed Saudi Arabia's new statement confirming....
Georgia's fraught history with 'outsiders' shapes a tight governor's race

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:30:18 -0400

The race for governor of Georgia, which rarely attracts much national interest, is suddenly exciting this year, with a charismatic Democratic candidate in Stacey Abrams facing off against a standard-i....
Daily Digit: Many Americans believe elections are unfair

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:54:11 -0400

Nearly 40% of Americans think elections are unfair. Race, gender, and political identity contributed to how people feel about elections. Nonwhite voters, women, and Democrats have the most doubts abou....
New York Man Arrested For Threatening To Kill Senators Over Kavanaugh Confirmation

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:25:13 -0400

Long Island resident Ronald DeRisi, 74, was arrested Friday and charged with....
Best Bites: Roasted brussel sprouts with parmesan sauce

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 08:00:00 -0400

Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your....
Mexico opens border to women and children from migrant caravan

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 15:15:41 -0400

Mexican authorities on Saturday allowed dozens of women and children from the Honduran migrant caravan to pass into its territory, the country's ambassador to Guatemala said. Luis Manuel Lopez told A....
USC agrees to $215 million settlement in California gynecologist case

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:56:54 -0400

The University of Southern California has reached a $215 million proposed settlement with former patients of a gynecologist at the school who was accused of sexual abuse, the president of the universi....
What life is like today for man free after being convicted of murder at 14: Part 6

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:46:25 -0400

Jordan Brown was released from detention at 18, and his conviction was overturned just this past July.....
Crimea mourns Kerch school shooting victims

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:05:04 -0400

Students wept over the coffins of classmates Friday at the funeral of 20 people killed in a school shooting in Crimea dubbed the “Russian Columbine,” the worst massacre of its kind in the region’s his....
'Skullduggery': Washington think tank says 'no' to Saudi funds

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 08:44:50 -0400

A prominent Washington think tank will stop taking money from Saudi Arabia as a result of the apparent murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, its chairman said.....
Trump and Republican lawmakers stoke migrant caravan conspiracy theories

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:49:59 -0400

Iowa Rep. Steve King and other Republicans have put a caravan of Central American migrants in the spotlight ahead of the midterm elections, and some are fueling conspiracy theories about who is backin....
Heidi Cruz Torched Over 'Tone-Deaf' Lament About Ted Cruz's 6-Figure Senate Salary

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:57:06 -0400

Heidi Cruz was mocked on Twitter for appearing to suggest that she and husband....
Paul Manafort Appears In Wheelchair At Court Hearing For Sentencing Date

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:01:31 -0400

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort appeared in court in a wheelchair....
Mega Millions lottery jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion - the largest in US history

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 13:00:06 -0400

A lucky American could walk away with $1.6 billion (£1.2 billion) in prize money after the latest round of the country's lottery draw failed to produce a winner. Mega Millions officials said no t....
The Latest: Missouri version of radio ad avoids 'lynching'

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:26:47 -0400

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on a radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections next month (all times local):....
9-Year-Old Falsely Accused Of Groping White Woman Says He 'Felt Humiliated'

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:36:01 -0400

Jeremiah Harvey, the 9-year-old boy accused of groping a woman at a Brooklyn....
Bolton headed to Russia amid fears US leaving nuclear deal

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:07:40 -0400

US National Security Advisor John Bolton will meet Saturday in Moscow with Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, amid reports that Washington will tell Russia it plans to quit a landmark nuclear we....
Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:42:16 -0400

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Already sick with strep throat and asthma, Aleeah Racette got sicker when she cleaned out a soggy, moldy home after Hurricane Michael, so she sought help at the hospital where....
Cory Booker says the U.S. needs to ‘reexamine’ its ‘entire relationship’ with Saudi Arabia

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 17:13:44 -0400

The Democratic New Jersey senator said the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi is just one of many concerns he has about Saudi Arabia and America's close ties to the Gulf country.....
Judge finds 14-year-old Jordan guilty of murdering woman, her unborn child: Part 5

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:41:48 -0400

Convinced he was innocent, Jordan Brown's lawyers vowed to take their fight all the way to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.....
Trump praises Gianforte, recounting his assault on reporter

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 21:54:03 -0400

"Never wrestle him," Trump said of the Montana congressman who pleaded guilty to physically assaulting a reporter.....
Dear Abby, Here's What It’s Really Like To Have A 'Foreign' Name In America

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 17:25:40 -0400

It's tradition for Sikh parents to turn to the Guru Granth Sahib, our holy....
'At least 50' dead as train ploughs through festival crowd in India

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:46:01 -0400

At least 50 people were killed on Friday after a train ploughed into revellers celebrating a Hindu festival in northern India, police said, the latest major accident on the country's crumbling ra....
South Carolina Man Pleads Guilty To Biting Off Former Girlfriend's Lip

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:31:48 -0400

A South Carolina man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for biting off....
We Asked Men To Own Up To Misogyny And Sexual Misconduct. Here's What They Said.

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:45:26 -0400

When Christine Blasey Ford came forward last month to accuse Judge Brett....
At least 130 Gazans hit by Israeli gunfire: Palestinian ministry

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:29:04 -0400

At least 130 Palestinians were hit by Israeli gunfire Friday as thousands protested near Gaza's border with Israel, the health ministry in the enclave said. An Israeli army spokesman told AFP that wh....
Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 16:14:28 -0400

DETROIT (AP) — Police removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home and regulators shuttered the business amid a widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.....
Sen. Dianne Feinstein Would 'Absolutely' Reopen Kavanaugh Investigation

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:05:29 -0400

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) made some waves Wednesday when she said she....
Enterprising Girl Guide sells cookies to Canadians waiting in line at cannabis store

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:49:38 -0400

Canada's recent marijuana legalization is set to bring a wave of economic benefits. While the country's government is set to benefit from taxes, and the cannabis industry is sure to grow, th....
Is the GOP facing a 'thumping' or 'shellacking' — or can it pull off an escape?

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:53:59 -0400

In just over a week, the Democrats chances of winning the House in the midterm elections have increased dramatically. What's behind the shift?....
China Plans to Launch an 'Artificial Moon' to Light Up the Night Skies

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:33:52 -0400

Scientists hope a man-made moon could provide nighttime lighting at lower cost....
Ex-FBI agent charged with leaking sentenced to 48 months

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 19:45:37 -0400

Albury's sentence is much harsher than his defense lawyers had hoped, but slightly less severe than the 52-month prison term that federal prosecutors were seeking. Albury pleaded guilty to two counts....
Liam Fox and US treasury secretary pull out of 'Davos in the Desert' summit in Saudi Arabia over Jamal Khashoggi allegations

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 22:01:51 -0400

Saudi Arabia’s plans for its “Davos in the Desert” summit were in tatters on Thursday after Liam Fox, the international trade secretary, and Steve Mnuchin, the US treasury secretary, both pulled out a....
Mark Peterson awarded 2018 W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund Grant in Humanistic Photography

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 18:56:52 -0400

The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund awarded Mark Peterson this year’s $35,000 Grant in Humanistic Photography for his project, "The Past Is Never Dead."....
At least 50 dead in India train disaster: police

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:09:29 -0400

At least 50 people were killed Friday after a train plowed into revellers gathered to watch a Hindu festival in India's northern Amritsar city, police said. The train hit a crowd standing on the rail....
Falling Ford Pickup Tailgates Draw Federal Safety Probe

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:56:37 -0400

Government regulators opened an investigation this week into why some Ford heavy-duty pickup truck power tailgates are falling open. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is .......
Stakes high in Afghan election as US seeks peace pact

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:58:14 -0400

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The stakes in Saturday's parliamentary elections in Afghanistan have never been higher, coming just two days after the Taliban assassinated two top provincial officials i....
Stunning shots show crystal-clear waters in Norway's lakes and fjords

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:48:59 -0400

Tomasz Furmanek works in an office most of the time, but when he’s free he often kayaks through the waters of Norway, capturing breathtaking images.....
Migrant Caravan Begins To Cross Into Mexico From Guatemala

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:48:38 -0400

A large, U.S.-bound group of Central American migrants that President Donald....
Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept: It's an Electric Porsche Wagon

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:07:00 -0400

The electric Porsche wagon we didn't know we needed.....
Texas police hunt woman who left toddler at stranger's door

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 23:48:13 -0400

A woman is suspected of child abandonment for hoisting a two-year-old boy by the arm to the house of a stranger in a northern Houston suburb, ringing the doorbell and running away, authorities said on....
Developments since Saudi journalist's disappearance

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:36:56 -0400

Here is a timeline of events since the disappearance on October 2 of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who Riyadh said Saturday was killed after entering the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. At aroun....
Millennials willing to give up booze and sex for chance to travel the world

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:37:53 -0400

Netflix, booze, coffee and sex. They're some of the Millennial's favorite things which young and mobile consumers are willing to give up if they were offered the chance to travel for six month....
11-year-old arrested for his pregnant soon-to-be stepmother's murder: Part 1

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:30:49 -0400

Twenty-six-year-old Kenzie Houk had been shot in the back of the head, and police charged Jordan Brown, the son of Houk's fiancÃ?(c), for her murder.....
Train mows down crowd at India festival, at least 60 dead

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:49:55 -0400

NEW DELHI (AP) — A speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during a religious festival in northern India on Friday evening, killing at least 60 people and injuring dozens more, police said.....
Can Theresa May Be Forced to Hold a Second Brexit Vote?

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 03:53:30 -0400

There are those in the Conservative Party so against Brexit that they are willing to gang up with the opposition to vote down Theresa May’s deal in order to secure a second referendum. For a start, t....
New moon: China to launch lunar lighting in outer space

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 02:54:52 -0400

China is planning to launch its own 'artificial moon' by 2020 to replace streetlamps and lower electricity costs in urban areas, state media reported Friday. Chengdu, a city in southwestern Sichuan p....
Just A Reminder Of What Donald Trump Really Thinks About Ted Cruz

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:07:26 -0400

President Donald Trump's Houston rally on Monday for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)....
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor: 40,000 Miles of Three-Ton Flying Fun

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:20:00 -0400

Not as quick as it once was but still just as exciting.....
Man pleads guilty to kidnapping and raping British backpacker in Australia

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:45:00 -0400

A 23-year-old man has pleaded guilty to the rape and kidnapping of a British backpacker in Australia after holding her captive during a brutal 900-mile road trip across the outback.  Appearing via vid....