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Impeachment, socialism and Biden-baiting: What to look for at the 2020 Democratic debates

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 08:59:55 -0400

When 20 Democrats debate in Miami, will they support impeaching Donald Trump? Will they go after front-runner Joe Biden? And will anyone bring up age?....
White supremacist who killed woman after driving car into Charlottesville protesters begs judge to show him ‘mercy’

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:24:27 -0400

The self-avowed white supremacist who ploughed his car into protesters opposing a far-right rally in Virginia two years ago, killing one person and injuring dozens of others, has asked a judge for mer....
Syria says sabotage damaged underwater oil pipelines

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 14:40:59 -0400

Five underwater pipelines have been damaged and put out of order after a sabotage attack off the coastal town of Banias, Syria's oil ministry said Sunday. The damage was discovered after divers check....
How an Aircraft Carrier and a Submarine Hunted Each Other During the Falklands War

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 23:00:00 -0400

On the afternoon of April 30, 1982, the War Cabinet of Prime Minister Margret Thatcher transmitted a message to three Royal Navy submarines in the South Atlantic—designating the carrier Veinticino de ....
Nate Silver: 3 things political betting markets tell us about Elizabeth Warren's 2020 chances

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 12:06:31 -0400

In the "This Week" segment "Do You Buy That?" FiveThirtyEight's Nate Silver examines what political prediction markets say about Sen. Elizabeth Warren's and Sen. Bernie San....
To save its 'Catholic identity,' Indianapolis' Cathedral High School is firing a gay teacher

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 21:57:01 -0400

Cathedral High School is one of 68 schools Catholic recognized by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and serves about 1,100 students in grades 9-12.....
Iran reports previous incident with 'spy drone' in May

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 09:11:02 -0400

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted a map on Sunday showing a border incident with a "spy drone" encroaching its airspace in late May. Days after Iran shot down another ....
University of Utah Student Mackenzie Lueck Missing for Nearly a Week After Taking Lyft

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:45:53 -0400

SLC Police DepartmentMackenzie Lueck, a 23-year-old University of Utah student, texted her parents on June 17 to let them know she had landed safely at the Salt Lake City airport, her father told Fox ....
For Dems, there's no chickening out at Clyburn's fish fry

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 11:08:55 -0400

Crowds snaked out the lot of the amphitheater, waiting for a free meal and a chance to hear 21 Democrats make their presidential pitch. What could go wrong?....
Trump struggles to explain why Obama’s jobs numbers were better than his

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:29:00 -0400

Donald Trump has repeatedly struggled to explain why the number of jobs created during his presidency compared unfavourably with the new employment figures under Barack Obama.Presented with a chart wh....
Nasa's Curiosity rover detects methane in latest hint at life on Mars

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 08:36:37 -0400

Nasa's Curiosity rover has detected another methane "spike" on Mars, in what could be a sign of alien life on the red planet. According to the New York Times, which obtained an email abo....
Report: Dubai plane that crashed followed others too closely

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 09:23:16 -0400

A plane involved in a fatal crash that killed four people working on improvements at Dubai International Airport had followed other larger aircraft landing there too closely as air traffic controllers....
Two Nazi Soldiers Proved How Deadly a Sniper Can Be on the Battlefield

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 05:00:00 -0400

The three Soviet tanks edged forward slowly as the drivers scanned for the concealed Germans that lay ahead. The lead tank suddenly clanked to a stop and swung its long barrel around. It looked much l....
Texas mom charged with homicide after running over her 3-year-old during a game of 'chicken'

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:40:01 -0400

A woman has been charged with criminally negligent homicide after police say she ran over her 3-year-old son during a game of 'chicken' in Houston.....
Bogus Brexit murder plot and other lies planted online by Russian accounts: study

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 18:21:39 -0400

In August 2018, Spanish authorities uncovered a plot by anti-Brexit campaigners to assassinate leading Brexiteer and now favorite to be Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson. The effort employ....
Italy holds Netherlands, EU 'responsible' for migrant boat

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 12:00:56 -0400

Italy's hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said he would hold the Netherlands and the European Union "responsible" for the fate of 42 migrants that Rome has blocked from disembarking at Italian....
Thomas Roberts on Stonewall 50: ‘I Want LGBTQ Kids to Know It’s OK. It’s OK to Be Different, and OK to Be Gay’

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 22:28:48 -0400

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast / Photos GettyIn this special series, LGBT celebrities and public figures talk to Tim Teeman about the Stonewall Riots and their legacy—see more here....
Ocasio-Cortez and Steve King trade jabs over 'concentration camps' reference

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 17:28:39 -0400

“The last time you went on this trip it was reported that you also met w/ fringe Austrian neo-Nazi groups to talk shop,” she tweeted.....
Trump news – live: President faces Iran drone warning, new rape accusation and outcry over 'filthy' detention centres for children

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 04:18:27 -0400

Donald Trump is facing criticism on multiple fronts as the week begins, juggling conflict with Iran, a historic rape accusation from New York writer E Jean Carroll and outcry over the treatment of chi....
Chevy’s 2020 Silverado 1500 3.0L Duramax Is the Brand’s Ultrasmooth Answer to the Half-Ton Diesel Truck Wars

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 00:01:00 -0400

Refined and quiet, Chevy's Duramax inline-six is the latest light-duty diesel in the segment.....
Hotel owner sues insurance company after Vegas mass shooting

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 17:01:47 -0400

More than 4,000 people are seeking damages from MGM Resorts International related to the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that left 58 people dead, the casino giant said in a lawsuit alleging its insuran....
Take a Peak: Meet the YF-22A Stealth Fighter (This Became the F-22 Raptor)

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 10:30:00 -0400

The interesting photo in this post shows F-22 less known older brother, the YF-22A. Actually, the YF-22A was the Raptor’s technology demonstrator. This fighter, in fact, was Lockheed Martin’s design f....
'Officer down! Officer down!' Chilling footage reveals deadly shootout in Sacramento

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 15:19:52 -0400

A hearing is Monday for the man accused of killing a rookie Sacramento police officer in a fierce shootout captured on the bodycam of a fellow officer.....
Hong Kong activists renew protest against extradition bill

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:08:00 -0400

More than 100 people blocked a Hong Kong government building on Monday in protest against proposed legislation allowing extraditions to mainland China that they want scrapped. Hong Kong leader Carri....
8 Can't-Miss Towns Near Great Driving Roads

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:00:00 -0400

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10 deals you don’t want to miss on Sunday: $8 wireless charger, $79 soundbar, AirPods 2 and iPad deals, more

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:32:38 -0400

Sunday's daily deals roundup is so good, you won't even know what hit you. Highlights include an awesome smartwatch with 30-day battery life for just $79.99, the upgraded faster version of Ama....
Turkey opposition deals blow to Erdogan in Istanbul win

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 04:36:09 -0400

Turkey's opposition revelled Monday in a landslide win in Istanbul's re-run mayoral vote -- a blow for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that even some pro-government media called a victory for democracy....
Tom Cotton said retaliatory strikes against Iran were ‘warranted’

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 10:09:37 -0400

The Arkansas Republican remains a vocal critic of the Tehran regime.....
Bear breaks into home, locks itself in laundry room, then goes to sleep in wardrobe before being drugged and removed by police

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 13:04:54 -0400

Sometimes, when life in the wild all gets a bit much, a clean cupboard in a warm home is a much more inviting place for a nap.A black bear broke into a family house, locked itself into a laundry room ....
Feds probe 'quality' of repairs on plane in Hawaii crash

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:28:34 -0400

Federal investigators will review repair and inspection records on the skydiving plane that became inverted before crashing shortly after takeoff on Oahu's North Shore, killing all 11 people on board ....
When Japan Lost This Battle It Lost World War II For Good

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 02:00:00 -0400

In the predawn hours of June 15, the U.S. attacking force was poised a few miles off the beaches. Time-Life correspondent Robert Sherrod later wrote: “[Saipan] was a shadowy land mass, purple against ....
Corona: Sheriff's deputies make arrests, impound dozens of vehicles at street racing gathering

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:17:43 -0400

Sheriff's deputies broke up a large gathering of street racers who had taken over a parking lot in Corona, authorities said.....
Cruise ship rescues and mishaps: 6 times emergency struck on Royal Caribbean, Carnival, more

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:33:50 -0400

Here's what happens when emergency strikes on the high seas, from norovirus on a Royal Caribbean cruise to Coast Guard airlifts from Carnival Pride.....
UPDATE 1-China says will not allow Hong Kong issue to be discussed at G20 summit

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 23:06:04 -0400

China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that China will not allow the Group of 20 nations to discuss the Hong Kong issue at its summit this week. Millions of people dem....
The Best Travel Mugs to Keep Your Coffee Hot (or Cold)

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 14:00:00 -0400

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US, Taliban to hold more talks on ending war

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 14:18:45 -0400

The United States and the Taliban will open fresh negotiations next week, the US negotiator said Saturday, as he voiced hope for progress in ending America's longest war. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US spe....
Trump says he ‘may’ bring up election interference with Putin

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 09:24:55 -0400

“I may if you'd like me to do it, I'll do that,” he told Chuck Todd.....
Navy SEALs Testify Their Chief Shot Girl, Man in Iraq

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 12:33:32 -0400

Mike Blake/ReutersSAN DIEGO NAVAL BASE, Calif.—Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward R. “Eddie” Gallagher, a 20-year veteran of the Navy, fatally shot a man and a young girl in Iraq during separate in....
Texas sends an additional 1,000 troops to the US-Mexico border

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 09:20:46 -0400

Governor Greg Abbott says the surge of illegal immigration can't go unchecked.....
Would You Pay This Much For A Corvette Body?

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 08:52:29 -0400

This isn’t exactly a budget-friendly deal... Quite a few people love the look of a classic Chevy Corvette Stingray, and why not? The iconic lines are like nothing you find on any other vehicle around,....
This Photo Is Dangerous: It Could Be the Future of Navy Submarines

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 22:00:00 -0400

The construction strategy for the Orca and other drones is to engineer a new “upgradeable,” multi-mission drone able to quickly integrate new technology and payloads as they emerge. This technical pla....
Skydiving plane in Hawaii crash was involved in previous terrifying incident

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:57:05 -0400

The skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii on Friday, killing all 11 aboard, had been involved in a terrifying incident before that.....
China says will not allow Hong Kong issue to be discussed at G20 summit

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 22:29:07 -0400

China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that China will not allow the Group of 20 nations to discuss the Hong Kong issue at its summit this week. Millions of people dem....
Device to trap plastic waste in Pacific Ocean relaunches

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 20:30:51 -0400

A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in second attempt to clean up a huge island of trash swirling in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. Boyan Slat, cre....
Netanyahu ready to 'consider' long-awaited US peace plan

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:09:41 -0400

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he is ready to "consider" a US plan to resolve his country's long-running conflict with the Palestinians. "We will consider the American proposal....
Fox News’ Sean Hannity and convicted Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort secretly shared information about Mueller investigation, text messages reveal

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 09:18:49 -0400

He has been called the shadow White House chief of staff, but Sean Hannity also sought to assist Paul Manafort as he defended himself from the special counsel’s investigation, according to court docum....
Ethiopia foils coup attempt after military chief shot dead by bodyguard in his home

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 05:52:23 -0400

he Ethiopian government appeared to have foiled a coup attempt last night after the army's chef of staff was shot dead by his own bodyguard and several other high-ranking officials were killed. Th....
Meet Scamp the Tramp, the messy-haired toothless canine just named the world’s Ugliest Dog

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 13:39:59 -0400

Last year's runner up in the annual Ugliest Dog Contest held at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California, was a messy-haired good boy with no teeth named Scamp the Tramp. No one actually know....
Militia member arrested for impersonating US Border Patrol agent

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 18:06:07 -0400

A member of an armed group known for stopping migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has been arrested after authorities charged him with impersonating a U.S. Border Patrol agent, according to court docum....