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Texts reveal two FBI officials in Russia inquiry had anti-Trump sentiments

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:22:25 -0500

Peter Strzok was dismissed from the Russia investigation when Robert Mueller found out about a series harshly critical text messages about candidate Donald Trump. The messages were made public Tuesday....
The Actual Rohingya Death Toll Is 22 Times Higher Than Official Estimate, Survey Shows

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:50:26 -0500

The outbreak of violence against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority has reportedly killed thousands more people than the government admits.....
DNC chair Perez: 'I heard Charles Barkley loudly and clearly'

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:01:00 -0500

Tom Perez suggested he agreed with Barkley’s view that Democrats have taken low-income and African-American voters “for granted.”....
Right-Wing Conspiracy Theory About Alabama Election Gets A Brutal Reality Check

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:30:39 -0500

Hours after Doug Jones upset Roy Moore in Alabama’s special election, the far right began cooking up conspiracy theories about busloads of voters being brought in from out-of-state:   I am hearing rum....
Texas Mom Allegedly Subjected Her Healthy Son, 8, to 323 Doctor Visits and 13 Surgeries

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:20:42 -0500

Investigators in Texas suspect a Dallas-area mom has Munchausen by proxy and they have charged her with allegedly seeking unnecessary medical care for her 8-year-old son....
North Korean 'ghost ship' washes up on shores of Japan as problem grows

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:17:25 -0500

A new unmanned ship from North Korea washed Japanese shores this week with at least one dead body.....
Omarosa's exit raises questions about White House diversity

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:09:42 -0500

The announcement that the controversial aide was leaving her White House post has brought with it new questions about diversity — or lack of it — in the Trump White House.....
Shark Viciously Attacks Woman On Her Honeymoon

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:38:41 -0500

Sarah Illig’s dream honeymoon in the Bahamas turned out to be a nightmare after she was bitten by a shark.....
Twitter users tell FCC chair Ajit Pai to 'kill himself' after net neutrality vote

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:55:00 -0500

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is facing backlash online after the government agency voted  Thursday to repeal landmark Obama-era rules that were designed to ensuring a free and o....
Video Shows Trump Supporters Saying 5-Year-Old Girl 'Looks Like' A Terrorist

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:32:48 -0500

In a video that went viral on Twitter, people wearing American flag-themed clothing, including one wearing a shirt supporting President Donald Trump, can be seen laughing at a Palestinian-American fam....
School shooting survivors united by a chain of grief — and hard lessons passed on

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:00:05 -0500

School shootings didn’t begin, or end, with Sandy Hook. Yahoo News looks at the aftermath of four of these tragedies and the lives they changed.....
Haley displays missile as evidence Iran is violating UN resolutions

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:54:10 -0500

The Trump administration accused Iran of violating United Nations resolutions, unveiling what officials said was proof that Iran is exporting missiles and other military hardware to a rebel group in Y....
The Best Cars For 2018

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:27:04 -0500

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Joe Biden Says He Wishes He Had 'Been Able To Do More For Anita Hill'

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:28:46 -0500

Joe Biden is offering another apology to Anita Hill.....
8-year-old Imani McCray may have hung herself after seeing report of another girl's suicide

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:47:42 -0500

An 8-year-old girl from New Jersey committed suicide over the weekend, and sources close to the investigation are reportedly saying she may have been inspired by a story she saw on social media.....
Police hold 11-year-old girl at gunpoint and handcuff her

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:02:00 -0500

“It made me feel scared and it made me feel like I did something wrong,” Honestie Hodges told local media. COWARDLY COPS DO IT AGAIN! 11- year old Honestie Hodges was handcuffed by the Grand Rapids P....
Nikki Haley Slams Iran’s Role In Yemen War, Neglects To Mention U.S. Part In Humanitarian Crisis

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:55:54 -0500

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, stood before missile remnants that she claimed were covered in Iranian “fingerprints” on Thursday while laying out what she called “irrefutable ....
Geminid Meteor Shower 2017: What it is, when it's happening and where to watch it

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:22:47 -0500

This week, stargazers will witness the peak of one of the year's best shooting star displays in the United States.....
Doug Jones calls on Roy Moore to concede: 'It's time to move on'

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:37:33 -0500

Fresh off his stunning victory in Alabama, Democratic Senator-elect Doug Jones says it’s time for his Republican opponent to concede.....
Haunting PSA From Sandy Hook Families Predicts 'Tomorrow's School Shooting'

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:45:51 -0500

Families who lost loved ones in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre released a powerful video this week, urging parents and teachers to help prevent another school shooting by taking action now.....
US presses Thailand to downgrade ties with North Korea

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:35:13 -0500

The US has urged Thailand to downgrade diplomatic and trade ties with North Korea, a senior Thai official said Thursday after meeting with an American envoy, as the Trump administration pushes ahead w....
Forget Stealth Fighters: This Is the Plane China Needs to Take on America

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:35:00 -0500

China is looking to increase its air tanker fleet after its fighter jets, bombers and surveillance aircraft conducted an “island encirclement patrol” of Taiwan earlier this week. As the People’s Libe....
These Are The Women Who Tried To Save Net Neutrality

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:12:44 -0500

The two Democratic members of the Federal Communications Commission are not sugarcoating how devastating they think the end of net neutrality will be.....
Scientists to investigate if cigar-shaped asteroid could be an alien spacecraft

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:32:17 -0500

A team of researchers, including Stephen Hawking, is investigating whether the first known object from outside the solar system contains the first sign of life beyond our planet.....
China Is Still Building on Disputed Islands in the South China Sea

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 23:01:43 -0500

Tensions over China’s island-building in the South China Sea may have eased in the past year, but Beijing has kept busy.....
11 Congolese Fighters Have Been Jailed for Life For Raping Dozens of Children

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 22:54:29 -0500

A spiritual adviser reportedly told the men raping infants would give them supernatural powers....
8 Ways Divorce Attorneys Approach Relationships Differently

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:05:39 -0500

Married divorce lawyers have an interesting perspective on relationships.....
Racial tension over Charlottesville allegedly sparked Omarosa's departure from Trump White House

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:55:07 -0500

Omarosa Manigault-Newman has been an ally of President Donald Trump since her appearance on "The Apprentice" in 2004, but her role in his White House will now come to an end after her depart....
Images from Newtown

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:07:42 -0500

A collection of photos taken in the weeks that followed the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.....
More than 20 IS killed in southern Syria: coalition

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:29:57 -0500

Syrian opposition forces backed by a US-led coalition killed more than 20 Islamic State fighters and took several others prisoner, military officials said Thursday. According to the coalition fightin....
Royals join bereaved families in London tower fire memorial

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:23:36 -0500

LONDON (AP) — Britain's royals and Prime Minister Theresa May joined survivors and families of those who died in London's Grenfell Tower fire for a memorial service Thursday for the 71 people ....
Epic Gingerbread House Fails Are Your New Favorite Holiday Tradition

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:17:11 -0500

People around the world are getting into the festive spirit by attempting to create their own gingerbread houses.....
Goat Cheese And Roasted Garlic Beehive, The Best Appetizer Ever

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:36:05 -0500

You know a dish is a hit when guests come back after the party to ask if there’s any left over.....
Ohio passes law barring abortion over Down syndrome diagnosis

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:36:51 -0500

Women in Ohio would be prohibited from receiving abortions because of a fetal Down syndrome diagnosis under a bill that passed the state senate on Wednesday and is heading to Republican Governor John ....
93-year-old woman handcuffed and jailed after refusing to leave her care home

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:21:00 -0500

Juanita Fitzgerald, from Lake County, Florida, was arrested on Tuesday after she said the National Church Residences’ Franklin House housing community had decided to “put her out” after blaming her fo....
Thursday's Morning Email: Why Millennials Are Facing The Scariest Financial Future Since The Great Depression

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:54:34 -0500

TOP STORIES (And want to get The Morning Email each weekday?....
Indian minister warns Bollywood heavyweights over sexual exploitation

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:33:33 -0500

In a rare rebuke, an Indian minister on Thursday warned the country’s Bollywood film industry to comply with strict measures to combat sexual harassment, following the Harvey Weinstein scandal. Maneka....
For captured ISIS fighters in Iraq, justice is swift and conviction certain

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:49:52 -0500

Yahoo News gets a rare look inside the courtroom where captured ISIS fighters are being tried in Iraq. The trials last about 20 minutes, convictions are virtually certain, and a lenient sentence is 15....
Weakened and divided, S.Africa's ANC to elect a new leader

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 21:08:59 -0500

South Africa's ruling ANC party holds a conference starting Saturday to elect its new leader in a hotly contested two-way race seen as a pivotal moment in the country's post-apartheid history. The wi....
Palestinians, a large Jerusalem minority, feel Trump snub

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:37:30 -0500

JERUSALEM (AP) — Pedestrians walk on a thick layer of soot from tires set ablaze in frequent clashes with Israeli troops. Cars navigate around potholes in streets littered with garbage. Motorists honk....
Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Serious About Having Religious Wedding, Church Leader Says

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:33:35 -0500

St. George’s Chapel is a stunning, historic place.....
Native American Activists Create Spoof Website To Call For Redskins Name Change

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:23:28 -0500

For a few hours on Wednesday morning, a small group of Native American activists convinced the internet that Washington’s professional football franchise had finally decided to change its racist “Reds....
Gift Card Scam: Crooks Can Drain the Money Off Your Cards

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:59:15 -0500

Gift cards are hotter than roasted chestnuts this yule season. Six in ten consumers have gift cards on their Christmas shopping list, according to a survey of 7,349 consumers for the National Ret.......
Dan Johnson: Who is the Kentucky Republican politician accused of child sexual assault found dead in apparent suicide?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:23:00 -0500

A Republican state representative who denied allegations he sexually assaulted a teenage girl has died in an apparent suicide. Dan Johnson died of a single gunshot wound after stopping his car at the....
Legionnaires' Disease Is Rising At An Alarming Rate In The U.S.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:45:56 -0500

Health officials are increasingly concerned about the continuous uptick of Legionnaires’ disease cases, which have risen steadily since 2000.....
Three-man crew returns from space station: NASA TV

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:18:40 -0500

(Reuters) - A capsule carrying U.S., Russian and Italian astronauts from the International Space Station landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday after a five-month mission, a NASA TV live broadcast showed. T....
Dallas Firefighter Charged in Crash That Killed Pregnant Teen

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:11:59 -0500

A Dallas firefighter has been charged with intoxication manslaughter after he allegedly caused a crash last week while off duty that killed a pregnant 18-year-old woman, PEOPLE confirms....
Fortified by family and China cash, Cambodia's strongman digs in

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 23:06:12 -0500

Secured by family and party ties, Chinese cash and his own ruthless political instincts, Cambodian strongman Hun Sen has taken a wrecking ball to the kingdom's fragile democracy in a campaign to exten....
Farenthold retiring from House amid harassment accusations

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:03:54 -0500

Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold announced Thursday that he won't seek re-election next year, adding his name to the list of lawmakers leaving Congress amid sexual harassment allegations that ha....
Trump's Lawyer Made A Really Good Case Once For Sitting A New Senator Fast

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:14:57 -0500

Jay Sekulow, one of President Donald Trump’s lawyers, excoriated Senate Democrats in a 2010 blog post for not moving quickly enough to seat Republican Scott Brown after he won a special election for a....