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Sanders: Obama's $400K Wall Street speech 'unfortunate'

Author=Max Greenwood


Rashad Jennings has big plans for his 'Dancing with the Stars' trophy

'DWTS' champ Rashad Jennings said he was shocked to win. Runner-up David Ross said he was surprised just to make the finals.

Author=Bill Keveney


Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe react to James Harden’s Game 6 meltdown | FOX Sports

'Harden was made for the regular season.'

Author=Cameron DaSilva @camdasilva


FBI agent groups dispute Trump's rationale for Comey firing

'His support within the rank and file of the FBI is overwhelming.'

Author=Josh Meyer


Opinion | Intelligence officials’ outrageous contempt of Congress

'I don't wanna' is no grounds for stiffing Congress on oversight

Author=


The global ransomware attack has made $49,000 — but the attackers will have a hard time claiming it

'It won't just be the FBI coming after them, but NSA/GCHQ/GCSB/ASD/CSE as well. That's not a recipe for a peaceful life.'

Author=Rob Price, Business Insider UK


In Asia, Mattis addresses concerns about North Korea and China — and Trump’s agenda

'Once we have exhausted all possible alternatives, the Americans will do the right thing,' Mattis said, citing an old quote.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/dlamothe


'Star Wars' story group manages teeming galaxy

'Star Wars' May the 4th celebration Lucasfilm Story Group manages teeming Star Wars universe with stepped-up movies like Rogue One, Han Solo joining sequels

Author=Brian Lowry, CNN


Trump savages media as Washington roasts him from afar

'The media deserves a very big, fat, failing grade,' the president tells a charged-up crowd in Pennsylvania.

Author=Josh Dawsey


Walmart is asking employees to deliver packages on their way home from work

'There is really strong overlap between where our associates are already heading after work and where those packages need to go,' a company spokesman said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abhabhattarai


Trove of Nazi Artifacts Including a Bust of Adolf Hitler Found

'This is unheard of in the Argentine Republic'

Author=Kate Samuelson


Trump offers condolences for Manchester bombing while condemning 'evil losers' with 'wicked ideology'

'This wicked ideology must be obliterated, and I mean completely obliterated, and the innocent life must be protected.'

Author=Peter Jacobs


Jefferson Davis disappears as New Orleans removes another tribute to the Confederacy

'We continue our march to reconciliation by removing the Jefferson Davis Confederate statue from its pedestal of reverence,' Mayor Mitch Landrieu said in slamming 'the lost cause of the Confederacy.'

Author=https://www.facebook.com/janell.ross.549


Jefferson Davis disappears as New Orleans removes tribute to ‘lost cause of the Confederacy’

'We continue our march to reconciliation by removing the Jefferson Davis Confederate statue from its pedestal of reverence,' Mayor Mitch Landrieu said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/janell.ross.549


Trump pledges to build Coast Guard icebreakers, but it’s unclear how different his plan is than Obama’s

'We're going to build many of them,' Trump said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/dlamothe


John Oliver blasts Trump over Comey tape admission: ‘What the f— was that?’

'What the f--- was that?'

Author=Christopher Rosen


Senate Judiciary Opening Probe on Whether Loretta Lynch Tried to Interfere with Clinton Email Investigation

 By Kelly Cohen, The Washington ExaminerSenate Judiciary Committee leaders have sent letters to former Attorney General Loretta Lynch and others asking for information about allegations of political interference in the

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Flynn to Turn Over Subpoenaed Documents to Senate Intel Committee

 Published May 31, 2017 | Fox NewsFormer national security adviser Michael Flynn will hand over subpoenaed personal and business records to the Senate intelligence committee, a source close to the

Author=


Pelosi defiant as restless Democrats consider options

"I am a master legislator," Pelosi told reporters. Later that day, some of her Democratic colleagues met to discuss replacing her.

Author=Heather Caygle


Franken backtracks, cancels event with comedian Griffin after Trump photo controversy

"I believe what Kathy Griffin did was inappropriate," Sen. Al Franken said.

Author=Burgess Everett


5 takeaways from Sessions' Russia testimony

"I don't recall" was a popular answer during the hearing.

Author=Seung Min Kim


McConnell: I recommended Merrick Garland for FBI director

"I think it would make it clear that President Trump will continue the tradition at the FBI of having an apolitical professional," he says.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NolanDMcCaskill


Sessions moves to lengthen drug sentences

"It is a core principle that prosecutors should charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense," Sessions says.

Author=Josh Gerstein


Obama urges 'political courage' to save Affordable Care Act

"It takes great courage to champion the vulnerable and the sick and the infirm.”

Author=Edward-Isaac Dovere


Fox News: Kimberly Guilfoyle under 'long-term' contract

"Kimberly is a valued member of the FOX News primetime lineup, and is under a long-term contract with the network," a network spokesperson said in a statement.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/hadas.gold


Pelosi's advice to Trump for fixing controversies: Get some sleep

"More sleep maybe a solution for him,” the minority leader said.

Author=Louis Nelson


Trump on Russian election meddling: Focus on Obama administration

"Since the Obama Administration was told way before the 2016 Election that the Russians were meddling, why no action," Trump tweeted.

Author=Rebecca Morin


Trump strikes moderate tone on Islam

"We are not here to tell other people how to live."

Author=Annie Karni


Lea Michele Is Freaking Out Over Céline Dion at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards: "I'm Obsessed With Her"

<i>Scream Queens</i> star also reveals the fun she had while on tour

Author=Mike Vulpo


From Dance Moms to Jail Time: A Look at Abby Lee Miller’s Ups and Downs

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">A look at Miller's rough time in the spotlight ahead of her yearlong prison sentence for bankruptcy fraud</span></p>

Author=Kate Hogan


Pippa Middleton and James Matthews Tie the Knot — and It’s a Royal Affair!

<p class="p1">Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Matthews!</p>

Author=Erin Hill


Palestinian Journalists Tear Gassed Demonstrating on World Press Freedom Day

<p>During the Israeli state crackdown, journalists Ashraf al-Nibali and Amin Alariya were detained.</p>

Author=


Imams call for ceasefire on Eid’l Fitr

<p>Marawi City – Islamic clerics in the Lana region have called for a ceasefire in this city, asking radical Maute Group members and President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for a halt in the fighting “for the sake of safe celebration of Eid’l Fitr” on

Author=JM Sarmiento


Tillerson hails 'historic moment' in U.S.-Saudi relations

<p>Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stressed strategic and economic partnerships to minimize threats in a joint address with Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir from Riydh, stressing it's a &quot;historic moment&quot

Author=https://www.facebook.com/hanna.trudo


Analysis | Now we know how Hillary Clinton felt watching Trump’s inauguration speech

" I caught Michelle Obama’s eye, like, 'What is going on here?'"

Author=


Trump congratulates French President Macron for 'tremendous victory'

""It is my great honor to be with the newly elected president of France, who ran an incredible campaign and had a tremendous victory. All ov...

Author=Alex Pappas


Drive extremists 'out of this earth,' Trump tells Muslim leaders

"A better future is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and drive out the extremists. Drive them out. Drive them out...

Author=Los Angeles Times


Zookeeper killed in incident involving a tiger at zoo north of London

"A keeper sadly died when a tiger entered the enclosure with her," Cambridgeshire police, in the U.K., tweeted Monday

Author=


Supreme Court Rejects 2 Congressional Districts In North Carolina

"A State may not use race as the predominant factor in drawing district lines unless it has a compelling reason," Justice Elena Kagan said in the court's opinion upholding a lower court ruling.

Author=Merrit Kennedy


Reports: Baton Rouge Officers Won't Face Federal Charges In Killing Of Alton Sterling

"All of this was for nothing, but it just hurts so bad," Sandra Sterling, Alton Sterling's aunt, says following reports the Justice Department won't prosecute two officers involved in the man's death.

Author=Bill Chappell


Baton Rouge Officers Won't Face Federal Charges In Killing Of Alton Sterling

"All of this was for nothing, but it just hurts so bad," Sandra Sterling, Alton Sterling's aunt, says of news that the Justice Department won't prosecute two officers involved in her nephew's death.

Author=Bill Chappell


Watch the exact moment a ‘kill vehicle’ takes out a mock ballistic missile

"All our systems performed exactly as designed,” said Vice Adm. Jim Syring, head of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/tgibbonsneff


Joy Conquers Fear at Emotional One Love Manchester Benefit

"All the love and unity you're displaying is the medicine the world needs right now," Ariana Grande tells fans at moving, star-studded concert

Author=Kory Grow


Trump to Muslim leaders: 'The Middle East cannot wait for American power to crush this enemy for them'

"America is prepared to stand with you in pursuit of shared interests and common security, but the nations of the Middle East cannot wa...

Author=Los Angeles Times


Pope Francis: Charity is the only acceptable kind of fanaticism

"Any other type of fanaticism does not come from God," Francis said.

Author=


Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jory, the celebrity factor and whether a re-trial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossibl

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins


Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jury, the celebrity factor and whether a re-trial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossibl

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins


Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jury, the celebrity factor and whether a retrial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossible

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins


Trump really needs an economic boom. So far, he’s not getting one.

"Are you going to have 80-year-olds working at McDonald's now? What are we talking about?"

Author=https://www.facebook.com/anaclaireswanson, https://www.facebook.com/max.ehrenfreund


McConnell: Border tax 'probably wouldn't pass the Senate'

"Border adjustability is a pretty controversial thing in the Senate," the senate majority leader said.

Author=Naomi Jagoda


Kellyanne Conway: Trump will make 'final decision' on whether to block Comey's testimony

"But if Mr. Comey does testify, we'll be watching with everyone else."

Author=Melissa Quinn


Trump blasts 'chorus of critics' in commencement speech

"But you aren't going to let other people tell you what you believe, especially when you know that you are right."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov


Russia-brokered Syria no-fly zone deal bans U.S. aircraft, too

"De-escalation zones" will be officially off-limits to all military flights, including U.S., which didn't participate in negotiations

Author=


The Trump administration just signaled it may take the only action that could actually stop North Korea

"Denuclearization is probably a nonstarter for a dialogue," Yun Sun, a senior associate at the Stimson Center told Business Insider.

Author=Alex Lockie


Australian leader is on the hot seat for making fun of Donald Trump

"Donald and I, we are winning and winning in the polls."

Author=


Joe Scarborough: Steve Bannon Is President Of The United States

"Donald Trump doesn’t know anything about anything."

Author=Ryan Grenoble


The White House Banned Cameras From The Daily Press Briefing So CNN Sent A Sketch Artist

"Draw me like one of your French correspondents."

Author=Claudia Koerner


Trump and Macron had an awkward, white-knuckled handshake — and the internet went nuts

"Each president gripped the other's hand with considerable intensity, their knuckles turning white and their jaws clenching and faces tightening."

Author=Sonam Sheth


Trump's 'infrastructure week' goes off the rails

"Everyone inside has to be on the same page, and that just didn’t happen," said one advocate.

Author=Melanie Zanona


Orlando airport terminal shut down for hours due to man with fake gun

"Everyone is safe,” the Orlando Police Department said in a Twitter message.

Author=


Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe react to James Harden’s Game 6 meltdown | FOX Sports

"Harden was made for the regular season."

Author=Cameron DaSilva @camdasilva


College machete attacker felt bullied for being conservative

"He asked the first girl if she was a Democrat or Republican. She said Republican. He said okay," one witness said.

Author=Christopher Brennan


Gary Cohn confirms: Trump said Germany is 'very bad' on trade

"He said they're very bad on trade, but he doesn't have a problem with Germany."

Author=Noah Barkin, Reuters


Comey's father rips Trump: 'He's nuts'

"He was crazy before he became president. Now he’s really crazy."

Author=Olivia Beavers


Great white shark goes airborne, knocks over stunned fisherman

"He was thrashing everywhere," says 73-year-old Australian who caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for

Author=


Manchester acts of kindness, lightning strikes, and eight other stories you might have missed

"Here's my message to Ariana: Don’t cancel the rest of the tour. Pick up your mic and keep singing, louder than ever."

Author=Dave Pell


Obama’s White House photographer trolls the Trumps’ hand-holding failures on Instagram

"Holding hands," Pete Souza wrote in a succinct caption.

Author=


Analysis | Donald Trump says he’s a big fan of history. But he doesn’t seem to trust historians.

"How would they know that?” Trump once asked of historians who challenged his own version of history. “Were they there?"

Author=


UN investigators looking into North Korean sanctions are hit by 'sustained' cyber attack

"I am writing to you all to alert you to this heightened risk."

Author=Michelle Nichols, Reuters


Trump says he has no ‘tapes’ of Comey conversations

"I did not make, and do not have, any such recordings,” president tweets.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PhilipRuckerWP


Trump is not ruling out military action against North Korea

"I don't know. I mean, we'll see,” Trump said about military action against North Korea.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


White House plays down Australian PM's mockery of Trump at media party

"I don't think anyone cares about Turnbull's remarks," says White House.

Author=Reuters


McCain: Talk of impeaching Trump not ‘rational’

"I don't think very many people take that very seriously," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Qatar urges Trump to intervene in Gulf crisis

"I don’t think the [U.S.] should reward such draconian measures," a Qatari defense official says.

Author=Ellen Mitchell


Qatar urges Trump to intervene in Gulf crisis

"I don’t think the [U.S.] should reward such draconian measures," Qatari defense official says.

Author=Ellen Mitchell


The grim video of a Venezuelan protester being shot on live TV

"I don’t want to say this is how justice is carried out — this can’t be left the way it is,” protesters father said.

Author=


Analysis | Hasan Minhaj’s Trump-bashing comedy routine at the White House correspondents’ dinner, annotated

"I get why Donald Trump didn’t want to be roasted tonight. By the looks of him, he has been roasting nonstop for the past 70 years,” Minhaj said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


Q And A With The 'Sassy' Teacher Of The Year About That Fan And Going Viral

"I have been visibly gay my entire life," Nikos Giannopoulos told NPR.

Author=Vanessa Romo


GOP senators praise Lieberman for FBI director

"I hope he gets chosen," Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) says.

Author=Olivia Beavers


Trump: “This is more work than in my previous life. I thought it would be easier.” - Hot Air

"I loved my previous life. I had so many things going. This is more work than in my previous life."

Author=


CNN Parts Ways With Reza Aslan After He Deems Trump a "Piece of Shit"

"I recognize that CNN needs to protect its brand as an unbiased news outlet," the host of the show 'Believer' said.

Author=Marisa Guthrie


Trump stresses fight against terrorism as he wishes Muslims a 'joyful Ramadan'

"I reiterate my message delivered in Riyadh: America will always stand with our partners against terrorism and the ideology that fuels it,"...

Author=Alex Pappas


White House: Trump's views 'evolving' on Paris climate agreement

"I think his views are evolving," White House national economic council director Gary Cohn told reporters in Sicily.

Author=Alex Pappas


Republicans are criticizing healthcare process in the Senate

"I think we should have debated it in open," says Sen. Rand Paul.

Author=Peter Sullivan


Pelosi to critics: ‘I think I’m worth the trouble’

"I thrive on competition and I welcome the discussion. But I am honored by the support," she said.

Author=Cristina Marcos and Mike Lillis


Oversight Dem: Special counsel Mueller is 'no nonsense'

"I was a very good move and I think it came at the right time."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov


A teacher’s decision to be ‘visibly queer’ in his photo with President Trump

"I was visibly queer in the Oval Office,” Nikos Giannopoulos said, “and no one can take that away from me.”

Author=


Katy Perry: Taylor Swift Tried to 'Assassinate My Character'

"I wish that I could turn the other cheek every single time, but I'm also not a pushover," singer says of beef

Author=Daniel Kreps


Jimmy Kimmel slams critics of his emotional health-care plea, calls out Newt Gingrich

"I would like to apologize for saying that children in America should have health care, it was insensitive," Kimmel deadpanned.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/emily.yahr


People Are Raising Cash for Homeless Men Who Helped Manchester Victims

"I wouldn't be able to live with myself for walking away and leaving kids like that."

Author=


Hillary Clinton, 'Sickened' by Portland Stabbings, Says Hatred Shouldn't Be Tolerated

"I'm deeply troubled."

Author=Claire Fallon


Democrat Official on Scalise: "I Wish He Was F***ing Dead!" - Guy Benson

"I'm Glad He Got Shot!"

Author=Guy Benson


‘I’m glad he got shot’: Nebraska Democrat caught on tape criticizing Rep. Steve Scalise

"I'm glad he got shot. … I wish he was (expletive) dead.”

Author=


Josh Earnest: 'I’m sympathetic to' Spicer

"I'm sympathetic to Sean's plight," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Alex Jones Scoops Megyn Kelly And Proves The Media Isn't Ready For The Trolls

"I’m not looking to portray you as a bogeyman," Kelly said in the published audio.

Author=Charlie Warzel


Anderson Cooper apologizes for conjuring image of Trump defecating on his desk

"If he took a dump on his desk, you would defend it,” Anderson Cooper told conservative pundit and Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


North Korea Is Willing to Meet With the Trump Administration, Diplomat Says

"If the conditions are set," said North Korean diplomat Choi Sun-hee

Author=Associated Press


A grieving father buried a man he thought was his son — who turned up alive a week later

"In loving memory of Frank M. Kerrigan," the funeral cards read, of a man who was very much alive.

Author=


A high-level US diplomat's visit, not Dennis Rodman's, led to release of US detainee from North Korea

"In no uncertain terms North Korea must explain the causes of his coma," veteran former diplomat Bill Richardson said in a statement.

Author=Matt Spetalnick and Bryan Woolston, Reuters


White House excludes gay first spouse of Luxembourg from photo caption

"Is there a reason the White House didn't include the First Gentleman of Luxembourg in this photo caption? Like, a non-homophobic one?"

Author=https://www.facebook.com/chrisriotta/


Warren Buffett Identifies What Went Wrong at Wells Fargo

"It had to stop when the CEO learned about it," says Buffett about the bank’s multiyear sales scandal.

Author=John Maxfield


Bolton: Trump won’t solve Israel, Palestinian conflict

"It is just undoable," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


GOP rep: Trump ‘deeply disappointing’ on Israel Embassy

"It is long past time that we rectify this error," Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Frustrated Dems say Obama botched Russia response

"It was inadequate," Rep. Eric Swalwell said.

Author=Katie Bo Williams


Putin Blames Out-of-Tune Piano for Hesitant Rendition of Soviet Melody

"It was quite hard to play, even for me, someone who plays with two fingers," the Russian president said about his impromptu performance in China.

Author=NBC News


Anderson Cooper apologizes for 'crude' remark involving Trump

"It was unprofessional. I am genuinely sorry."

Author=Brandon Carter


Analysis | Trump congratulates himself for influencing Comey’s testimony with White House tapes ruse

"It wasn't very stupid; I can tell you that."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/aaronblakewp?fref=ts


Analysis | Fox News’s Kimberly Guilfoyle is openly gunning for Sean Spicer’s job

"It would be an honor to serve the country."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


Analysis | Fox News’s Kimberly Guilfoyle is openly gunning for Sean Spicer’s job

"It would be an honor to serve the country.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


A tearful Jimmy Kimmel said his newborn has a congenital heart defect. Here’s how it works.

"It's hard to explain,” Kimmel said of Tetralogy of Fallot. “Basically, the pulmonary valve was completely blocked. And he has a hole in the wall between the left and right sides of his heart."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


A tearful Jimmy Kimmel said his newborn has a congenital heart defect. Here’s how it works.

"It's hard to explain,” Kimmel said of the condition, Tetralogy of Fallot.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


When Navy ships collide, there is virtually always human error involved

"It’s humans that have to ultimately make navigation decisions,” an analyst of naval issues said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/dlamothe


As Trump fired Comey, his staff scrambled to explain why

"Just turn the lights off. Turn the lights off," Sean Spicer said as he emerged from shadowy bushes on the White House grounds.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


After Trump fired Comey, White House staff scrambled to explain why

"Just turn the lights off. Turn the lights off,” Sean Spicer said as he emerged from shadowy bushes on the White House grounds.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


Tulsa Police Officer Is Found Not Guilty In Death Of Terence Crutcher

"Let it be known that I believe in my heart that Betty Shelby got away with murder, and I don't know what was in the mind of that jury," Crutcher's father, Joseph, said of the verdict.

Author=Bill Chappell


So long, Trump Tower. First lady Melania Trump, son Barron, move into White House.

"Looking forward to the memories we'll make in our new home!” the first lady tweeted.

Author=


Watch: Emotional Melania Trump turns to wine to deal with White House move on 'Late Show'

"Make America grape again!"

Author=Tufayel Ahmed


'Anti-Sharia' Marchers Met With Counter-Protests Around The Country

"March Against Sharia" participants said the Islamic moral code is a threat to U.S. society and women's rights. Counter-protesters accused them of racism and Islamophobia.

Author=James Doubek


McCarthy: Trump-Putin quip a ‘bad attempt at a joke’

"No one believes it to be true," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


It's Time To Impeach Donald Trump, Democrat Says On The House Floor

"No one is above the law," said Rep. Al Green (D-Texas). "That includes the president of the United States."

Author=Jennifer Bendery


Montana congressman-elect Gianforte apologizes for ‘assault’ on reporter

"Notwithstanding anyone's statements to the contrary, you did not initiate any physical contact with me, and I had no right to assault you," Gianforte wrote in a letter addressed to the reporter. "I am sorry for what I did and the unwa

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


Senate Intel panel won't investigate Trump obstruction question

"Obstruction is criminal ... It's never been part of our [investigation]."

Author=Max Greenwood


Megyn Kelly Calls Alex Jones’ Sandy Hook Denial ‘Revolting’ — but Says Show Will Go On

"Our goal in sitting down with him was to shine a light — as journalists are supposed to do — on this influential figure, and yes — to discuss the considerable falsehoods he has promoted with near impunity," Kelly said in a statement Tuesd

Author=Aurelie Corinthios


Trump revives ‘Crooked Hillary’ nickname. Clinton fires back with ‘covfefe.’

"People in covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe,” Clinton tweeted.

Author=


U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley: ‘President Trump believes the climate is changing’

"President Trump believes the climate is changing and he believes pollutants are part of the equation," the U.N. ambassador told CNN.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/maryjordandc


After months of trolling Trump, Merriam-Webster has no words about ‘covfefe’

"Regrets checking Twitter. Goes back to bed,” Merriam-Webster tweeted around 1 a.m. Wednesday after Trump's “covfefe” tweet.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


58 People Still Missing, Presumed Dead After London Tower Blaze

"Sadly, our work will be ongoing for many, many weeks," the Metropolitan Police commander said of efforts to inspect the burned-out tower. "I also have to consider the sad reality that this may rise."

Author=Colin Dwyer


Corrine Brown stoic leaving court after being found guilty of fraud, corruption charges

"She built this city!" shouted one supporter outside the courtroom. Her lawyer said this was just the beginning - and that he intends to file motions for an appeal.

Author=TEGNA


Theresa May Offers a Limp Rebuke After Trump's Tirade at London Mayor

"She should not stay silent when somebody tries to give an undeserved victory to terrorists"

Author=Mark Leftly / London


Zookeeper Killed by Tiger Was Doing ‘What She Had Always Loved,’ Mom Says

"She wouldn't have done anything else. It's what she has always done"

Author=Melissa Chan


Nikki Haley calls for US to move embassy to Jerusalem

"So much of what goes on is in Jerusalem and I think we have to see that for what it is."

Author=Anna Giaritelli


Hundreds disrupt Trump and MacArthur's fundraiser at 'summer White House'

"Summer of Resistance" protest at Trump National Golf Club aimed to make it uncomfortable for guests to attend fundraiser for U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur.

Author=Cheryl Makin


Ueli Steck: Everest preparation claims 'Swiss Machine' climber

"Swiss Machine" Ueli Steck dies in an accident while acclimatising for an attempt on a new route.

Author=BBC News


Too hot to handle: Dangerous heat to blanket Southwest U.S.

"Temperatures will be extreme even by desert standards," the National Weather Service said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/MAlexJohnsonNBC


Priebus: Trump still wants to get rid of loophole benefiting hedge fund managers

"That balloon is going to get popped pretty quick,” Priebus said of the carried-interest loophole.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson, https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367


Analysis | Why CNN can — and did — refuse to air Trump’s new ad targeting ‘fake news’

"The ad is false,” according to the network.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


Fox News retracts controversial story on Seth Rich’s death and alleged WikiLeaks contact

"The article was not initially subjected to the high degree of editorial scrutiny we require for all our reporting,” Fox said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra, https://www.facebook.com/peter.holley.923


Bob Beckel fired from Fox News' "The Five" after racist remark

"The Five" co-host Bob Beckel is accused of making a racist remark to a black IT worker and then trying to get him not to file a complaint.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


After Ransomware Attack, Businesses Brace For Monday Morning

"The governments of the world should treat this attack as a wake-up call," Microsoft's Brad Smith said.

Author=Reuters


Spicer on Trump’s Tweets: ‘They’re Considered Official Statements By the President’

"The president is the President of the United States," Spicer stated. "So they're considered official statements by the President of the United States."

Author=justin-baragona


Almost Everyone Is Turning On Theresa May Over Her Response To The Grenfell Tower Fire

"The prime minister is not viable. One way or another, this week, next week, this autumn, or even next year, she is going to crash."

Author=Matthew Champion


Philippines ISIS siege: Militants withdraw from their base at a school in Marawi

"The school area is again safe."

Author=Reuters


Trump: Portland attacks ‘unacceptable’

"The victims were standing up to hate and intolerance," he tweeted.

Author=Mark Hensch


Bill Maher says he is ‘very sorry’ for using a racial slur on his HBO show

"The word was offensive and I regret saying it and am very sorry," Bill Maher said in a statement.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


Ex-Prosecutor Refused Trump's Call, Got Fired The Next Day

"There has to be some kind of arms-length relationship" between the president and law enforcement, Preet Bharara says.

Author=Jeffrey Young


Putin: 'No force' can or will conquer Russia, during Victory Day speech

"There is no force, and there will be no force, that could conquer our people," Russian President Vladimir Putin told Victory Day crowds in Moscow.

Author=Tom O'Connor


Dutch police rule out terrorism after car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam station, injuring 8

"There is no indication whatsoever that this is a terrorist attack," the police spokeswoman said.

Author=Associated Press


Hate Them If You Want, but the Warriors Are What Every Team Should Hope to Be

"There is something that is very special about them as human beings," Steve Kerr tells B/R, his shirt and hair still soaked with Champagne. "That's what, to me, carries teams over the top."

Author=Howard Beck


Trump confident for success of healthcare deal 'phase two'

"There will be such competition by insurance companies so that they can get healthcare, and the people taken care of," Trump began.

Author=Todd Shepherd


Kellyanne Conway: Senate Health Care Bill Does Not Contain Medicaid Cuts

"These are not cuts to Medicaid, George," Conway responded. "This slows the rate for the future and it allows governors more flexibility with Medicaid dollars because they're closest to the people in need."

Author=justin-baragona


The ‘Tale Of Two Kensingtons': London's Borough Of Extreme Rich And Poor

"They are living in a different world to us." A dispatch from HuffPost UK.

Author=Kathryn Snowdon, Lucy Sherriff, George Bowden and Nitya Rajan


White House blames Obama for failing to stop Russia collusion

"They did absolutely nothing,” Kellyanne Conway said of the previous administration.

Author=


Kathy Berman, wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman, dies in car accident | FOX Sports

"This is a devastating tragedy and difficult to comprehend," ESPN president John Skipper said.

Author=http://facebook.com/bynatescott


Democrats Seek Records On Jared Kushner As Administration Tries To Stifle Oversight

"This is nonsense," Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, wrote to President Trump earlier this month, regarding the administration's narrow view of oversight.

Author=


10 shot, 2 fatally, at Chicago vigil for shooting victim as gang violence soars

"This is the second time in a week we’re here tonight talking about assault weapons being used in our communities," the neighborhood's alderman said.

Author=


Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal

"This was a case where we thought we would really get some justice, and it turns out we can't," one protester says

Author=


Breaking down Trump’s ‘shove’

"This was an inoffensive situation,” Montenegro's prime minister told reporters. “I do not see it in any other way."

Author=


For Palestinian Hikers In West Bank, A Chance To Enjoy Nature And Escape Tensions

"To walk for three or four hours without checkpoints, without seeing soldiers ... it makes you feel, somehow, you can feel some free," says a hiker. There are scores of Palestinian hiking clubs.

Author=


Four ministers were warned about tower block fire risks

"Today's buildings have a much higher content of combustible material," read one warning.

Author=BBC News


Nations grapple with massive cyberattack as more threats loom

"Today, it happened to 10,000 computers. There's no barrier to do it tomorrow to 100 million computers"

Author=


Analysis | The huge contrast between Obama’s and Trump’s visits to Israel’s Holocaust memorial

"Trump describes Yad Vashem visit as only he can.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/max.bearak


Sean Spicer didn’t get to meet the Pope Francis. Even reporters feel sorry for him.

"Trump has done something I thought was impossible," tweeted one reporter. "He has made everyone empathize with/defend Spicer."

Author=


Perez: Trump’s allegiance is with Putin

"Trump would put Americans at risk," Perez said of returning two Russian compounds.

Author=Mark Hensch


Activists missing, held amid undercover probe of Ivanka-linked factories

"We appeal to President Trump, Ivanka Trump herself, and to her related brand company to ... press for the release our activists," China Labor Watch said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Homeless hero hailed for role helping UK concert attack victims

"We are human, we still have a heart, we still have that instinct to help people out that need help and that's what we are doing."

Author=Hilary Clarke


No One in the Royal Family Wants to Be King or Queen, Prince Harry Says

"We are not doing this for ourselves but for the greater good of the people."

Author=Madeline Farber


Air Force strikes pro-Assad convoy threatening U.S. garrison in Syria

"We are not increasing our role in the Syrian civil war. But we will defend our troops," said U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

Author=Reuters


Syria Has Been Burning Bodies To Hide Prison Executions For Years, U.S. Says

"We believe that the building of a crematorium is an effort to cover up the extent of mass murders taking place" in a military prison outside Damascus, a State Department official said Monday.

Author=Colin Dwyer


Theresa May On Defeating Terrorism: "Yes, That Means Taking Military Action" - Jennifer Van Laar

"We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are."

Author=Jennifer Van Laar


Stunning ‘fireball’ video captures the moment a plane clipped a power line and crashed

"We definitely felt the fireball as it went over the van,” motorist Amanda Hayes said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


Trump cements 'America First' doctrine with Paris withdrawal

"We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us any more and they won’t be."

Author=Jonathan Easley


House to vote Thursday on Obamacare repeal bill

"We have enough votes. It'll pass. It's a good bill," said Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

Author=MJ Lee, Lauren Fox, Tami Luhby and Phil Mattingly, CNN


Supreme Court Overturns Lower Court On Grounds For Stripping U.S. Citizenship

"We have never read a statute to strip citizenship from someone who met the legal criteria for acquiring it," Justice Elena Kagan wrote. "We will not start now."

Author=Bill Chappell


‘Evil losers’: Trump joins world leaders in condemning Manchester terrorist attack

"We stand in absolute solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom,” Trump said. “So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdered by evil losers in life."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/JenniferLHassan


GOP senators to Turkey: Apologize for DC brawl

"We strongly condemn the violence that took place yesterday," they said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Amid Ongoing Violence In Marawi, A Journalist Takes A Bullet

"We'd just taken all the safety gear off, because we were in what we thought was a very safe place in Marawi," said Australian reporter Adam Harvey. "But I guess it's not safe."

Author=Laurel Wamsley


Ransomware Attacks Ravage Computer Networks In Dozens Of Countries

"We'll likely look back at this as a watershed moment," says Sen. Ben Sasse, as malware called Wana Decryptor is blamed for large-scale attacks around the world.

Author=Bill Chappell


Impeachment guide: It would be nasty and complicated

"We're in impeachment territory now," declared David Gergen, the presidential counselor who should know a thing or two about the subject; he advised both a Republican (Richard Nixon) and Democrat (Bill Clinton), who dealt with impeachment i

Author=Z. Byron Wolf, CNN


With a raucous rally in Cedar Rapids, Trump transports himself back to 2016

"We're not even campaigning and look at this crowd," Trump said at a campaign rally organized by his campaign staff.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


Here Are All The Questions Fox News Recently Asked The President And His Top Aides

"What grade do you give your dad?"

Author=Tasneem Nashrulla


A Freedom Caucus Republican says the foundation of the Trump budget is ‘a lie’

"What it does is it perpetuates a myth that we can go out there and balance a budget without touching entitlements,” said Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.) at a House Budget Committee hearing. “It's not only a myth, it's frankly a lie."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis


‘That’s our word, and you can’t have it back’: Ice Cube confronts Bill Maher for using the n-word

"What made you think that it was cool to say that?” Ice Cube asked.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


‘Infrastructure week,’ designed to challenge Democrats, finds no takers

"What they've proposed is privatizing most of our infrastructure to give wealthy financiers tax breaks on projects they were probably going to build anyway … It'll lead to 'Trump tolls' from one end of the country to the other,

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In U.S.

"What's the difference between the FBI director and Mr. Snowden?" Russian President Vladimir Putin asked Thursday, responding to a question in his annual Direct Line call-in show.

Author=Bill Chappell


In Commencement Speech, Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration

"When people in power invent their own facts and attack those who question them, it can mark the beginning of the end of a free society," Clinton said at Wellesley College.

Author=


Chris Cornell's Wife Issues Statement, Blames Anxiety Medicine for Suicide

"When we spoke after the show, I noticed he was slurring his words," Vicky Cornell says. "He was different"

Author=Daniel Kreps


‘My whole arm was in its mouth’: Woman loses arm in shark attack in the Bahamas

"Who cares about a limb?” Tiffany Johnson says. She's just happy to be alive.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/CindyBoren


Dem: Sessions, Kislyak story may be ‘big time perjury’

"Why is he still in office?" Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) tweeted of Sessions.

Author=Mark Hensch


We asked readers to caption this photo of Obama and Trudeau — and the results were hilarious

"Why won't you take Justin Bieber back?"

Author=Amanda McKelvey


The Disturbing History Behind James Comey's Henry II Reference

"Will no one rid me of this meddlesome priest?"

Author=Olivia B. Waxman


'Wonder Woman' lassos $100.5 million at domestic box office, 'Captain Underpants' overperforms

"Wonder Woman" is officially a box office hit.

Author=Tre'vell Anderson


Congressman threatened with lynching after calling for Trump’s impeachment

"You ain't going to impeach nobody. Try it and we will lynch all of you."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov


Lewandowski to GOP: Get on Trump train or lose

"You can get on board that train or you can lose your next election," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Putin paid Trump? Republicans think McCarthy’s statement has to be a joke.

"You have to be very careful when you’re using humor," said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), excusing Kevin McCarthy's suggestion that he'd been paid by Vladimir Putin. "Kevin didn’t mean any harm."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis, https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


Putin paid Trump? Republicans think McCarthy’s statement has to be a joke.

"You have to be very careful when you’re using humor,” said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), excusing Kevin McCarthy's suggestion that he'd been paid by Vladimir Putin. “Kevin didn’t mean any harm."

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis, https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


Eric Trump: Dems ‘not even people’

"You see the Democratic Party, they are imploding," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch


Officials criticize family for “reckless behavior” after sea lion grabs girl

"You wouldn't go up to a grizzly bear in the bush and hand him a ham sandwich," said the chair of the Steveston Harbour Authority

Author=


A black congressman called for Trump’s impeachment. Lynching threats followed, he said.

"You'll be hanging from a tree,” one caller said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kristineaguerra


Read Mike Pence's Grove City College Commencement Speech

"You're ready to add your voice to the chorus that is America"

Author=TIME Staff


‘You’re rich’: Aaron Hernandez suicide note points to effort to provide for his family

"You're rich,” Hernandez said in a note his fiancee, while a police report indicated that the former Patriot was aware of state legal precedent that might void his murder conviction if he died.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/des.bieler


nbcnews:card_graphic

"[A]bove all, the United States will never allow the regime in Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon."

Author=NBC News


Melania's First Foreign Trip Showcases She's More Than Just a Pretty Face

"[She] represented the American woman with appropriateness, elegance, and style."

Author=Jenni Fink


Trump to Liberty U grads: Relish being an 'outsider'

(AP) — Donald Trump, the real estate mogul-turned-president, offered simple words of advice to university graduates Saturday as he urged them to follow their convictions, prepare to face criticism and relish the opportunity to be an "outsider."

Author=By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press


Russia fires cruise missiles, targets Islamic State group positions in Syria

(AP) — Russians warships in the Mediterranean Sea have fired four cruise missiles at the Islamic State group's positions in Syria, the Russian defense ministry

Author=Nataliya Vasilyeva


RPT-ANALYSIS-After Rouhani re-election, expect hardliners to "settle scores"

(Repeats May 19 story without changes)* Apprehension about security hawks helped Rouhani* Rouhani, hardliners on "confrontation path"

Author=Reuters Editorial


RPT-UPDATE 1-Syrians say militants shoot escapees, air strikes kill civilians as Raqqa battle intensifies

(Repeats story unchanged)* Civilians flee Raqqa as coalition forces close in* Say militants burn cars, shoot people trying to flee* C

Author=Reuters Editorial


Texas mother charged in deaths of toddlers left in hot car

(Reuters) - A Texas mother has been arrested for the deaths of her two toddlers who she said were left in a hot car to teach the older child a lesson while the woman smoked marijuana and took a nap, authorities said.

Author=


AFP to observe 8-hour 'humanitarian pause' for Eid'l Fitr

(UPDATED) From 6 am to 2 pm on Sunday, June 25, government troops will observe a 'humanitarian pause' in Marawi City view of the celebration marking the end of Ramadan

Author=


Behind China's Silk Road vision: cheap funds, heavy debt, growing risk

* Projects enabled by cheap funding from Chinese policylenders* Commercial lenders also heavily involved in projectfunding* Critics questio

Author=Reuters Editorial


UK police name third London attacker, Italy says was flagged in advance

*Election on Thursday, polls show Conservatives still ahead* Police name third London Bridge jihadi as Youssef Zaghba* Italian prosecutor says Zaghba.

Author=


Will Hurd Is the Future of the GOP*

*If he can hold on to the toughest seat in Texas.<b> </b>

Author=Tim Alberta


China pledges $124 bln for new Silk Road as champion of globalisation

*Xi touts Silk Road as new way to boost global development* World must promote, help facilitate free trade- Xi* Initiative comes as U.S. president.

Author=


Massive explosion rocks Wisconsin plant, sparks fire

1 dead, 11 hurt, 2 unaccounted for after blast so strong it shook nearby homes; cause unknown

Author=


Pope to make saints of 2 children who had visions of the Virgin Mary

1 million pilgrims were expected in small town of Fatima, Portugal.

Author=


Two factors help a president get a lot done in 100 days. Trump has only one.

100 days is an unrealistic amount of time to use to measure a presidency.

Author=


The Daily 202: 10 important questions raised by Sally Yates’s testimony on the ‘compromised’ Michael Flynn

18 pivotal days in Trump’s White House

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


Major U.S. military ops based in Gulf nations in throes of deep diplomatic rift

4 Arab nations cut ties to Qatar, deepening Gulf divide over Qatar’s alleged stand on terror groups and closeness to Iran

Author=


President’s Trump revised travel ban faces new legal challenges

4th Circuit considers legality of entry ban that opponents say discriminates against Muslims

Author=https://www.facebook.com/robert.barnes.3139


Hillary Clinton: Trump White House ‘could cause lasting damage’

6 things we learned from Clinton's conversation at the Book Expo of America

Author=Nivea Serrao


"It feels really exciting": Edith Fuller is Spelling Bee's youngest-ever contestant

6-year-old Edith Fuller is being called a "spellebrity" after creating a buzz when she qualified for the competition

Author=http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Jan-Crawfords-Official-Page/251889956229


7 things to know now: Health care bill; Cosby juror speaks; no interference, Coats, Rogers say

7 things to know now: Health care bill; Cosby juror speaks; no interference, Coats, Rogers says

Author=


7 things to know now: London fire; North Korea releases Warmbier; Megyn Kelly

7 things to know now: London fire; North Korea releases Warmbier; Megyn Kelly

Author=


US sailors missing after collision off Japan

7 US sailors are missing and commanding officer of a US destroyer is injured after the warship collided with a merchant ship off Japan, the US Navy said.

Author=Brad Lendon and Yoko Wakatsuki, CNN


All Tested Tower Blocks Have Failed Cladding Safety Checks. Here's What Councils Are Doing About Them

75 high-rise buildings across England have been found to have been built with unsafe flammable cladding.

Author=Alicia Melville-Smith, Emily Dugan


Embiid, Sixers trusting they can land Fultz in draft

76ers big men Joel Embiid and Dario Saric posted a photo to Twitter with draft prospect Markelle Fultz's name on a locker in the background.

Author=


9 bodies found after landslide buries scores in southwest China

9 bodies found after landslide buries scores in southwest China

Author=Associated Press


U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments Trump’s revised travel ban

9th Circuit hears arguments about Trump's travel ban

Author=Maura Dolan


Iraq, US in talks to keep American troop presence after ISIS

A U.S. and an Iraqi government official say Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is in talks with the Trump administration to keep American troops in Iraq after the fight against the Islamic State group in the country is concluded.

Author=Military Times


Qatar says fighter jets deal shows deep U.S. support

A $12 billion deal to buy U.S. F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said on Thursday, despite President Donald Trump's repeated accusations that Doha supports terrorism.

Author=Tom Finn


Trump Sells Weapons To Qatar Just Days After Accusing It Of Funding Terror

A $12 billion deal to buy U.S. F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said.

Author=Reuters


Only a 'couple of hundred' ISIS fighters left in Mosul

A "couple of hundred" ISIS fighters still defend the Old City in western Mosul, though it's not clear how many civilians are trapped in the area, a US-led coalition spokesman said.

Author=Nick Paton Walsh and Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN


Child, teens involved in Amber Alert found safe

A 12-year-old reportedly taken by two teens early Tuesday morning in Cattaraugus County, triggering an Amber Alert, has been found safe, state police say.

Author=TEGNA


Detroit police officer in critical condition after shooting, suspect dead

A 14 year veteran of the Detroit Police force has been shot while responding to a call on the city's west side.

Author=


Dramatic video shows teen falling from Six Flags ride

A 14-year-old girl visiting from Delaware survived a 25-foot fall from a stopped gondola ride at a Six Flags in upstate New York Saturday night.

Author=


Teen hurt after dropping from ride at Six Flags

A 14-year-old girl was injured when she dropped from a ride Saturday night at a Six Flags amusement park in New York, the sheriff's office said.

Author=Joe Sutton, CNN


Man catches teen falling from N.Y. amusement park ride: ‘It’s OK to let go’

A 14-year-old girl was taken to hospital after she fell 25 feet from a ride at a New York state amusement park and was caught in the outstretched arms of onlookers.

Author=The Associated Press


Texas mother accused of leaving toddlers in car for 15 hours

A 19-year-old Texas mother has been arrested for the deaths of her daughters, who police said were left in the car for roughly 15 hours.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Two Texas Toddler Girls Dead After Mom Allegedly Left Them in Hot Car Intentionally for 15 Hours

A 19-year-old Texas woman has been arrested on two charges of abandoning or endangering a child after her two toddler daughters died from what authorities believe to be the results of being left in hot SVU for 15 hours

Author=Dave Quinn


Australian senator makes history by breastfeeding her baby in Parliament

A 2-month-old made history in Australia - becoming the first baby to be breastfed in Parliament.

Author=


Young protester dies, taking Venezuela unrest death toll to 37

A 20-year-old Venezuelan protester died on Friday after being shot in the head, authorities said, taking fatalities from a month of anti-government unrest to at least 37 as the opposition geared up for more demonstrations.

Author=Andrew Cawthorne and Corina Pons


She’s Accused of Texting Him to Suicide. Is That Enough to Convict?

A 20-year-old woman who texted her boyfriend, “You need to just do it,” is on trial in Taunton, Mass., on a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Author=Jess Bidgood


She’s Accused of Texting Him to Suicide. Is That Enough to Convict?

A 20-year-old woman who texted her boyfriend, “You need to just do it,” is to go on trial in Taunton, Mass., on a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Author=Jess Bidgood


Analysis | Did Republicans just wave bye-bye to their House majority?

A 2012 study suggested that Democrats would have saved 25 seats if they had voted against Obamacare. If Republicans lost that many seats, they'd lose the House.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/aaronblakewp?fref=ts


Analysis | Did Republicans just wave bye-bye to their House majority?

A 2012 study suggested that Democrats would have saved 25 seats if they had voted against Obamacare. The GOP's bill might be even more unpopular.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/aaronblakewp?fref=ts


Willesden shooting: Police foil 'active terror plot'

A 21-year-old woman is shot by police, and six people are arrested, as part of an anti-terror operation.

Author=BBC News


Murder charge for Virginia man in attack on Muslim girl

A 22-year-old Virginia man was held on a murder charge Monday in the slaying of a teenage Muslim girl who was attacked during a breakfast break from an all-night prayer session at her mosque. Darwin Martinez Torres of Sterling was arraigned in Fairfax Cou

Author=ABC News


What we know about Reality Winner

A 25-year-old federal contractor is accused of leaking classified information regarding a 2016 Russian military intelligence cyberattack to an online news outlet.

Author=Madison Park, CNN


Federal worker busted for leaking top-secret NSA docs on Russian hacking

A 25-year-old Federal contractor was charged Monday with leaking a top secret NSA report — detailing how Russian military hackers targeted US voting systems just days before the election. The highl…

Author=Chris Perez


One Dead and 22 Injured as Car Rams Into Pedestrians in Times Square

A 26-year-old Bronx man with a history of drunken driving arrests was taken into custody after trying to flee from the scene of the carnage.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum


A gunfight erupted at a German station after a man grabed a cop's gun

A 26-year-old female police officer suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot at a station in the Munich suburb of Unterfoehring, Germany.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


One Dead and 22 Injured as Car Rams Into Pedestrians in Times Square

A 26-year-old Queens man with a history of drunken driving arrests was taken into custody after trying to feel from the scene of the carnage.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum


1 dead, 27 hurt as tornado ravages western Wisconsin trailer park

A 46-year-old man was killed,officials said. Many of the 50 to 60 trailers in the park 110 miles northeast of the Twin Cities were damaged, and several of them were destroyed.

Author=Tim Harlow


Shark leaps into boat and lands on Australian fisherman

A 73-year-old Australian fisherman said Monday that he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for when a 2.7-meter (9-foot) great white shark leapt into his boat, knocking him off his feet.

Author=


Shark leaps into boat and startles Australian fisherman

A 73-year-old Australian fisherman says he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped.

Author=


Charleston Port ‘Dirty Bomb’ Threat Came From YouTube Videos

A “potential threat” was being investigated Thursday in a container on the Maersk Memphis at the Wando terminal after it was evacuated for authorities to look for a possible bomb.

Author=Abhijan Barua


North Korea slams Trump’s decision to pull out of Paris accord as ‘the height of egotism’

A “shortsighted and silly decision,” according to North Korea's foreign ministry.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/mradamtaylor


Kushner Is Said to Have Discussed a Secret Channel to Talk to Russia

A back channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed to discuss Syria, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo


Kushner Talked to Russian Envoy About Creating Secret Channel With Kremlin

A back-channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed to discuss Syria, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo


Kushner Talked to Russian Envoy About Creating Secret Channel With Kremlin

A back-channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo


Andrew McCabe Is Known at F.B.I. for His Precision and Intellect

A backhanded compliment often used for Andrew G. McCabe, the F.B.I.’s acting leader — he’s a great briefer — is actually a highly valued skill at the bureau.

Author=Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo


Now it's up to the special counsel

A bad day for the White House could turn out to be a good day for justice and democratic accountability and institutions.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


North Korea's missile test fails, US says

A ballistic missile launched early Saturday by North Korea in defiance of international pressure and at a time of heightened regional tensions appears to have failed.

Author=Ryan Browne and Steve Almasy, CNN


Latest meltdown a fitting end for Mets' drama-filled week

A baseball team is only as good as its next reliever, making the Mets on Sunday ... pretty darn bad. Frustration is peaking as the club is pummeled during sweep at hands of Milwaukee Brewers.

Author=


One killed, seven wounded in San Diego pool party shooting

A beer-guzzling gunman opened fire at a San Diego apartment pool on Sunday night, striking at least eight people, cops said.

Author=Nicole Hensley


Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

A black Texas congressman said Saturday that he’s been threatened with lynching by callers infuriated over him seeking impeachment of President Donald Trump.

Author=


Measure on Pre-Existing Conditions Energizes Opposition to Health Bill

A blast of grass-roots energy against the Republican bill has been generated by a single clause, which Democrats have vowed to make a campaign issue.

Author=Alexander Burns and Abby Goodnough


Fire engulfs London tower block, at least 12 dead, dozens injured

A blaze engulfed a 24-story housing block in central London on Wednesday, trapping residents as they slept and killing at least 12 people in an inferno that the fire brigade said was unprecedented in its scale and speed.

Author=Kylie MacLellan and Toby Melville


Body of ex-Bills receiver Hardy found in river

A body found in an Indiana river was identified Thursday as former Bills receiver James Hardy.

Author=


Bangkok hospital bomb wounds 24, junta blames its opponents

A bomb at a hospital in the Thai capital wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup, the government said, with the army chief blaming groups opposed to the junta.

Author=Aukkarapon Niyomyat and Panarat Thepgumpanat


Bomb at hospital in Thailand wounds 24: police

A bomb blast at a hospital in the Thai capital, Bangkok, wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup.

Author=Aukkarapon Niyomyat


Bomb at Thai hospital wounds more than 20

A bomb exploded at an army-run hospital in Bangkok on Monday, the third anniversary of a military coup, and authorities said more than 20 people were wounded.

Author=Associated Press


Bomb kills 25 as it hits convoy of Pakistan Senate deputy

A bomb exploded next to a convoy of the deputy chairman of the Pakistan Senate on Friday in the violence-plagued province of Baluchistan, killing at least 25 people, officials said.

Author=Gul Yusufzai


Colombia: Bombing at mall kills 3, including French woman

A bomb rocked one of the busiest shopping centers in Colombia's capital Saturday, killing three people, including a 23-year-old French woman, and injuring nine others. Witnesses told of being evacuated from movie theaters and stores after the blast i

Author=ABC News


Boy, 10, killed as Tropical Storm Cindy churns towards Gulf coast

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by a storm surge as Tropical Storm Cindy moved closer to the Gulf coast.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast. Baldwin County

Author=ABC News


Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast.

Author=


London attack: What we know about the victims

A bride-to-be has been named as the first victim of Saturday night's terror attack in London, while a journalist, two Australians and a French doctor are among those wounded.

Author=Kara Fox and Juliet Perry, CNN


London attack: What we know about the victims

A bride-to-be, a 32-year-old Londoner and an Australian nurse have been named as the first victims of Saturday night's terror attack in London.

Author=Kara Fox, CNN


The lawn-mowing-in-a-tornado dad photo that inspired a thousand memes

A brief collection of reactions to the stunning photo that shows a Canadian man casually mowing his lawn as a tornado looms.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/peter.holley.923


How I accidentally stopped a global Wanna Decryptor ransomware attack

A British security researcher found and pulled WannaCrypt's kill switch.

Author=


Trump budget to call for $610 billion in Medicaid cuts

A budget document was briefly posted online by the Department of Health and Human Services.

Author=Nathaniel Weixel, Rachel Roubein, Jessie Hellmann


Armed prisoners who killed 2 officers are still on the run in Georgia

A bus carrying prisoners was making its way through central Georgia when two inmates stormed the driver's compartment. They overpowered and disarmed two corrections officers, fatally shot them, and vanished.

Author=Devon M. Sayers and Jason Hanna, CNN


How Does The Richest Nation Solve A Milk Shortage? By Airlifting 4,000 Cows

A businessman will charter some 60 Qatar Airlines flights for the bovines. He aims to jumpstart a dairy industry in Qatar, which risks food shortages amidst a blockade from its Gulf Arab neighbors.

Author=Laurel Wamsley


Houston gang members caught up in nationwide sweep

A cache of guns, drugs and money was also seized, including 238 firearms, 500 pounds of marijuana, 50 pounds of cocaine, 35 pounds of methamphetamine, seven pounds of heroin and a small amount of fentanyl, along with nearly $500,000. A Mexican Mafia gang

Author=By St. John Barned-Smith


California Family Kicked Off Delta Flight, Threatened With Jail, Foster Care for Refusing to Give Up Tot's Seat

A California family said they were kicked off a flight — and threatened with jail — for refusing to give up a seat for their 2-year-old son.

Author=Daniella Silva


Man thought he buried son but later found him alive

A California man buried a body he believed was his son’s in a $20,000 funeral family members described as “a beautiful send off.”

Author=Megan Cerullo


SEE IT: California kayaker survives terrifying shark attack

A California man narrowly escaped a terrifying encounter with a shark while kayaking in Monterey Bay.

Author=Megan Cerullo


FBI investigating officer's stabbing at Flint airport as terrorism

A Canadian man yelled "Allahu akbar" before he allegedly stabbed a police officer at the Flint, Michigan, airport in what the FBI is investigating as a terrorist act, officials said.

Author=Shimon Prokupecz, Eric Levenson, Tony Marco and Darran Simon, CNN


How Canada’s tiny military produced deadly, record-breaking snipers

A Canadian sniper's reportedly record-breaking long-distance kill fits a tradition of expert marksmanship in the country's military.

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Report says Canadian sniper has shattered world record for the longest confirmed kill in history

A Canadian soldier in Iraq has killed an ISIS militant from more than two miles away, shattering the world record for a confirmed sniper kill in military history.

Author=Matthew Diebel


Sniper hits ISIS target from over 2 miles away

A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations Command.

Author=Zachary Cohen, CNN


Kabul blast: Dozens of casualties in Afghan capital

A car bomb targets Kabul's diplomatic quarter, killing at least nine people and injuring 84.

Author=BBC News


No signs of terrorism as car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam train station

A car struck pedestrians outside Amsterdam's main railway station on Saturday, injuring eight people

Author=Associated Press


Navy vet plows through pedestrians in Times Square; 1 teen killed, 22 hurt

A car traveling through Times Square in New York drove through into a crowd of pedestrians, injuring several people.

Author=Colleen Long and Tom Hays


Stay put? Deadly London fire puts scrutiny on high-rise rule

A catastrophic blaze at a London apartment tower has brought new scrutiny to a long-accepted, counterintuitive rule for people in tall buildings: If the blaze breaks out elsewhere in the structure, don’t automatically run for the stairs. Stay put and wa

Author=


Syria ceasefire in four zones starts Saturday

A ceasefire in four zones outlined in a new Syria peace plan by Russia, Turkey and Iran is scheduled to go into effect Saturday, Russian state media reported.

Author=Steve Almasy, CNN


Dramatic video captures sea lion dragging girl into water

A cellphone video captured the rescue of a young girl who was dragged and pulled by her dress into a Canadian harbor by a wild sea lion on Saturday.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Trump and His Enemies

A change of pace and tone by the president is the best way to end the war of attrition that has overtaken and partly anesthetized the entire process of government in Washington. The bombastic Trump personality and his frequently changing treatments of pro

Author=Conrad Black


'Shut up slave': Man goes on racist rant at Starbucks

A Chicago man was charged this week with misdemeanor battery after an altercation outside Starbucks was caught on video.

Author=Chuck Johnston and Darran Simon,CNN


Student recants speech critical of China home

A Chinese student posted an apology on Sina Weibo on Monday after the speech she delivered at the commencement ceremony of the University of Maryland on Sunday went viral, triggering accusations of dishonesty and betrayal among many Chinese users on socia

Author=张健合


Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; 1 killed, others injured

A church bus carrying dozens of high school students and adults from Alabama crashed near Atlanta on Thursday afternoon, killing one person and injuring several others, authorities said.

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Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; fire chief says 21 hurt

A church bus carrying high school students and adults has crashed in the Atlanta area, and a fire chief says at least 21 people have been hurt. Fulton County Fire Chief Larry Few said crews are working to cut another person out of the bus Thursday but the

Author=ABC News


Cincinnati Public Schools to release video of alleged bullying of 8-year-old

A Cincinnati Public Schools official says the system is concerned about the delayed response to a bullied 8-year-old Carson Elementary School student as he lay unconscious on a restroom floor while other students poked and touched him

Author=Anne Saker


Amnesty for militants in Syria's Raqqa aims to promote stability

A civil council expected to rule Raqqa once Islamic State is dislodged from the Syrian city pardoned 83 of the jihadist group's low-ranking militants on Saturday, a goodwill gesture designed to promote stability.

Author=Michael Georgy


The Trump Administration Has A New Plan For Dealing With Russia

A classified document by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lays out a new path for Russia and the US. But does the president, weighed down by scandal and investigation, support it?

Author=John Hudson


AP-NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia’s alleged election meddling and possible Trump campaign collusion, a new poll shows. Just one in five support his decision to oust Jam

Author=


College closed due to 'direct threat to campus safety'

A college in Washington state was closed Thursday in response to a “direct threat” to campus safety, university officials said. A message posted on The Evergreen State College’s website said …

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller


Veteran big game hunter dies after elephant, felled by gunfire, collapses on him

A college student at the time, he used the money he received to help put himself through school. Over the following 28 years, Botha expanded his college side-gig into a full-fledged business, setting up private hunting ranches in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Sout

Author=Derek Hawkins, The Washington Post


Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage

A Colorado baker who refused to create a wedding cake for a gay couple is appealing a discrimination ruling, citing the First Amendment.

Author=Adam Liptak


Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

A Colorado clash between gay rights and religion started as an angry Facebook posting about a wedding cake but now has big implications for anti-discrimination laws in 22 states.

Author=


Commencement Speech by No. 2 Senate Republican Canceled After Students Protest

A commencement address by Sen. John Cornyn was canceled Friday after opposition from students at the HBCU where he was scheduled to speak.

Author=NBC News


Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global "ransomware" attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday.

Author=Joseph Menn


Concerned Nicklaus: Tiger 'needs our help'

A concerned and supportive Jack Nicklaus said Tiger Woods "needs our help" in the wake of his DUI arrest on Monday.

Author=


Philippine panel throws out impeachment complaint vs Duterte

A Congressional panel of Philippine lawmakers on Monday found an impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte lacked substance and should go no further, a widely expected outcome underlining the maverick leader's steadfast legislative supp

Author=Martin Petty


Married teacher mom, 31, arrested for multiple sex romps in her car with teen boy student

A Connecticut high school teacher was arrested for allegedly having sex a handful of times with a special education student, then denying and destroying evidence of the acts.

Author=


Donald Trump's Hands: Maybe They're Really Good?

A contemplation.

Author=Jason Linkins


Cincinnati school releases video of boy knocked out in bathroom

A coroner has asked Cincinnati police to treat the suicide of an 8-year-old boy "as a homicide until proven otherwise."

Author=David Boroff


US teen died after drinking caffeine too quickly, coroner says

A coroner says the healthy 16-year-old drank several highly-caffeinated drinks too quickly.

Author=BBC News


Officer shoots, injures attacker near Notre Dame in Paris, police say - The Boston Globe

A counterterrorism investigation has been opened after an assailant attacked police with a hammer outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

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Coroner to reopen case into 8-year-old's hanging after school releases video

A county coroner in Ohio plans to take a new look at the hanging death of an 8-year-old boy, initially ruled a suicide in January, amid the release of surveillance video.

Author=ABC News


California's House Republicans are crucial to this week's healthcare push. Here's where they stand

A couple dozen Republicans are undecided on the latest GOP healthcare law. Eight of them are Californians.

Author=Sarah D. Wire


Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

A court on Tuesday sentenced the minority Christian governor of Indonesia’s capital to two years in prison for blaspheming the Quran, a shocking decision that undermines the country’s reputation for practicing a moderate form of Islam.

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Passengers stop crazed man from rushing the cockpit during flight

A crazed man threatened to detonate a bomb aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane, and tried to enter the cockpit — but was thwarted by a group of “heroic” passengers, officials said. Manodh …

Author=Yaron Steinbuch


Passengers stop crazed man from rushing the cockpit during flight

A crazed man threatened to detonate a bomb aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane, and tried to enter the cockpit — but was thwarted by a group of “heroic” passengers, officials said. M…

Author=Yaron Steinbuch


Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board

A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside Saturday in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said.

Author=


Three Hills residents reflect on emergency preparedness after tornado touch down

A day after a tornado touched down in a Central Alberta town, residents are reflecting on the emergency and learning how to be more prepared in the future.

Author=Taylor Oseen


Brazil markets steady after scathing indictment of president

A day after Brazil’s top prosecutor formally accused President Michel Temer of corruption in a scathing indictment, markets largely shrugged off the news Tuesday in a sign that the leader’s departure may not be imminent.

Author=


Texas to California on travel ban: Get a life

A day after California banned state-funded travel to Texas, citing a new Lone Star adoption law they say is discriminatory, Texas officials on Friday mocked the decision as a cheap political stunt. A day after California banned state-funded travel to Te

Author=Mike Ward, Houston Chronicle


Texas responds to California LGBT travel ban, saying Golden State firms 'fleeing over taxation and regulation'

A day after California officials said they are banning state workers from traveling to Texas on official business, an aide to Republica...

Author=Patrick McGreevy


With Awkward Timing, Trump Meets Top Russian Official

A day after dismissing the F.B.I. director amid an investigation into the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russian officials, the president met with Foreign Minister Sergey V. Lavrov.

Author=David E. Sanger and Neil MacFarquhar


Trubisky booed by Bulls fans at United Center

A day after he was drafted second overall by the Bears, quarterback Mitchell Trubisky attended the Bulls-Celtics playoff game at the United Center, where he was greeted with some boos.

Author=


Hardball politics: GOP-Democrat anxiety in aftermath of shooting

A day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., was shot at practice Wednesday morning, the game took on a new meaning.

Author=Al Weaver


Why Trump is reaching out and even praising dictators: It's strategy

A day after President Trump said he'd be "honored" to meet North Korean dictator, he called Putin. What's going on?

Author=Brian Bennett, Tracy Wilkinson


Chris Cornell's Death: Mental Health Experts Talk Depression, Suicide & Ativan

A day after Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell was found dead of an apparent suicide in his Detroit hotel room, mental health experts talk depression, suicide and the dangers of Ativan.

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US supersonic bombers fly over Korean Peninsula

A day after the death of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for more than a year, the United States flew a pair of supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force, South Korean officials said.

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Trump Looms as Kushner Companies Courts Investors in China

A day after wooing wealthy Chinese in Beijing, Jared Kushner’s family firm offered attendees in Shanghai a path toward living in the U.S. in exchange for investments.

Author=Keith Bradsher, Ailin Tang and Jesse Drucker


With Trump Name Unspoken, Kushners Seek Investors in Shanghai

A day after wooing wealthy Chinese in Beijing, Jared Kushner’s family firm offered visas to another audience in exchange for investment in a project.

Author=Keith Bradsher and Ailin Tang


Analysis | Recapping a stunningly bad two weeks for the Trump White House

A day-by-day breakdown of a remarkable two weeks.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


U.S. sells Qatar $12B worth of fighter jets days after Trump accuses country of funding terrorism

A deal between the United States and Qatar for F-15 fighter jets and a visit to Doha by two American warships on Thursday showed the vital military links

Author=Jon Gambrell


US fighter jet deal, ship visit show military links to Qatar

A deal between the United States and Qatar for F-15 fighter jets and a visit to Doha by two American warships on Thursday showed the vital military links Washington maintains with a country now in a dispute with several other Arab nations.

Author=Military Times


Russia-backed Syrian safe zones plan goes into effect

A deal hammered out by Russia, Turkey and Iran to set up “de-escalation zones” in mostly opposition-held parts of Syria went into effect Saturday.

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US dismisses Russia’s ban on military aircraft over Syria safe zones

A deal hammered out by Russia, Turkey and Iran to set up de-escalation zones in mostly opposition-held parts of Syria went into effect in the early hours of Saturday.

Author=


Conservatives agree pact with DUP to support May government

A deal is agreed that will see the DUP support Theresa May in Parliament after two weeks of talks.

Author=BBC News


For Britain’s Labour Party, a Mild Defeat May Be Worst of All

A decent showing in Thursday’s election, which seems likely, would bolster Jeremy Corbyn and his hard-left policies — delaying the overhaul that many in the party believe it needs.

Author=Steven Erlanger


World Awaits Trump Decision on U.S. Future in Paris Accord

A decision to withdraw, some observers say, would render the landmark agreement toothless, despite promises by China and others to live up to the deal anyway.

Author=Michael D. Shear and Coral Davenport


Defiant Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

A defiant Nancy Pelosi made it clear she's not going anywhere, brushing off critics from her own party saying "I think I'm worth the trouble."

Author=Deirdre Walsh, CNN Senior Congressional Producer


Trump: I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

A defiant President Donald Trump said Friday he was willing to testify under oath about his conversations with James Comey, further fueling the swirling controversy ignited by the fired FBI director's bombshell testimony before the Senate on Thursday

Author=Dan Merica and Kevin Liptak, CNN


Are White House lawyers preparing for the worst as they research impeachment proceedings against Trump?

A Democrat Congressman earlier this week called for Trump to be impeached over his alleged attempts to derail an FBI investigation.

Author=Tom Porter


Democrats Seethe After Georgia Loss: ‘Our Brand Is Worse Than Trump’

A demoralizing special-election defeat has left some Democrats questioning the leadership and political strategy of Nancy Pelosi, the House minority leader.

Author=Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin


Pakistan fuel tanker truck explosion kills at least 140

A devastating accident involving an exploding fuel tanker has left at least 140 people dead in eastern Pakistan, Nishtar Hospital said Sunday.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN


Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 135

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 135 people dead in eastern Pakistan, according to the country's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN


Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 135

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 135 people dead in eastern Pakistan, the country's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority said.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN


Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 140

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 140 people dead in eastern Pakistan, Nishtar Hospital said Sunday.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN


Brewing Tropical Storm Cindy may threaten Texas, Louisiana coast with flooding rainfall

A developing tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico will drift northward and threaten the coast from Texas to Florida with flooding rainfall, severe thunderstorms and rip currents this week.

Author=


Could talks between North Korea and Trump be on the horizon? NK diplomat has interesting answer

A diplomat for North Korea …

Author=Justin Haskins


Qatar row: Five countries cut links with Doha

A diplomatic crisis erupts as Qatar's neighbours sever ties, accusing it of fuelling instability.

Author=BBC News


Pentagon Inquiry Seeks to Learn if Flynn Hid Foreign Payment

A disclosure by lawmakers also reveals that the former national security adviser is under investigation by the Defense Department.

Author=Emmarie Huetteman and Matthew Rosenberg


6 people dead in Orlando workplace shooting

A disgruntled former employee shot and killed five people at an Orlando, Florida, workplace Monday morning before killing himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said.

Author=Jay Croft and Tina Burnside, CNN


Gunman 'singled out' victims in Orlando shooting spree

A disgruntled former employee shot and killed five people at Fiamma Inc. in Orlando, Florida, on Monday morning before killing himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said.

Author=Jay Croft, CNN


Hacking in Qatar Highlights a Shift Toward Espionage-for-Hire

A dispute among Persian Gulf states suggests that cyberattacks can be launched for the price of a few freelance hackers.

Author=David D. Kirkpatrick and Sheera Frenkel


Why Work Requirement Became a Theme of the Trump Budget

A dispute that goes to the heart of how conservatives and liberals view the role of work, and the problem of poverty more generally.

Author=Emily Badger


Southern Baptists are about to vote on a proposal to condemn ‘alt-right white supremacy’

A division broke out on Tuesday over the proposal not being brought up for a vote.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/sarahpulliambailey


Analysis | Ex-DNC aide hits back hard at Clinton, says her campaign ignored data on Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin

A DNC data aide calls Clinton's criticism “bull****." And other Democratic data consultants basically agree.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/aaronblakewp?fref=ts


Five things to watch in Senate GOP’s ObamaCare repeal bill

A draft of the long-awaited Senate healthcare bill, crafted behind closed doors, will be publicly unveiled on Thursday.

Author=Rachel Roubein


U.K. Labour Party Offers Sharp Left Turn in Leaked Election Manifesto

A draft of the opposition party’s platform, published online, features tax increases and the nationalization of rail and energy companies.

Author=Stephen Castle


Feedback App Lists iPad 'Drag and Drop' Feature Ahead of WWDC iOS 11 Preview

A Drag and Drop capability looks set to be coming to iPads in iOS 11, after a reference to the feature was spotted on Monday in Apple's own...

Author=


Democrats in Split-Screen: The Base Wants It All. The Party Wants to Win.

A drawn-out Democratic struggle between liberals and pragmatists could spill into primaries and disrupt the party’s path to a majority.

Author=Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin


One killed and 22 injured when a car plows into pedestrians in New York's Times Square

A driver with a record of driving under the influence plowed along a sidewalk for three blocks in Times Square, hitting 23 pedestrians.

Author=Barbara Demick, Alexandra Zavis, Vera Haller


US says drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian camp

A drone likely connected to Iranian-supported militias fired on U.S.-backed troops near a military camp in southern Syria on Thursday, near where the U.S.-led coalition is training Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State group, an American military spoke

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US says drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian camp

A drone that U.S. officials say was likely connected to Iranian-supported Hezbollah forces fired on U.S.-backed troops Thursday and was shot down by an American fighter jet in southern Syria near a base where the U.S.-led coalition is training Syrian rebe

Author=


Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument destroyed in less than 24 hours

A Facebook Live video shot early Wednesday and posted on an account belonging to a Michael Reed appears to show the destruction of the monument.

Author=The Associated Press


Iran's Hassan Rouhani could lose in Friday's election, polls show

A failed candidate's endorsement of a conservative cleric could hurt the sitting president in Friday's elections.

Author=Greg Price


Texas boy dies from 'dry drowning' days after swimming

A family, preparing to bury their 4-year-old child, wants to warn other parents of the medical condition that cost them their son.

Author=


Marine Le Pen, Polished but Frank, Heads to Finale in French Election

A far-right populist who has threatened to bring down the European Union, Ms. Le Pen is at the threshold of power as France prepares for the final round of voting.

Author=Adam Nossiter


Red Sox eject, ban fan from Fenway Park for life for racial slur - The Boston Globe

A father wanted to celebrate his son’s sixth birthday at a Red Sox game. Instead, he encountered a racial slur.

Author=Kay Lazar


Trump Travel Ban Returns To Court, With His Own Words At The Center

A federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., is preparing to hear arguments about the legality of President Trump's revised travel ban. Immigrant advocates argue it discriminates against Muslims.

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Appeals Court Will Not Reinstate Trump’s Revised Travel Ban

A federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., refused to reinstate President Trump’s revised travel ban, saying it discriminated on the basis of religion, in a fresh setback for the administration.

Author=Adam Liptak


US appeals court to review Trump's revised travel ban

A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments over President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on people entering the U.S. from six Muslim-majority countries.

Author=CNBC


Appeals court upholds block on Trump's travel ban

A federal appeals court upheld Thursday a ruling blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban against six Muslim-majority countries.

Author=Ariane de Vogue and Laura Jarrett, CNN


A timeline of events in the Brendan Dassey case

A federal appeals panel affirmed a lower court's ruling that Brendan Dassey's confession was improperly obtained in a Wisconsin killing that was the focus of the Netflix series "Making a Murderer." The three-judge panel of the 7th U.S.

Author=ABC News


NSA contractor accused of leaking top secret report on Russian hacking efforts

A federal contractor was arrested over the weekend and accused of leaking a classified report containing Top Secret level information on Russian hacking efforts during the 2016 presidential election.

Author=


DC sniper Malvo to be resentenced

A federal judge in Virginia overturned the two life sentences of Washington-area sniper Lee Boyd Malvo on Friday, more than a decade after he was originally sentenced as a teenager.

Author=Mary Kay Mallonee and Laura Jarrett, CNN


Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia's most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings. In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Raymond Jackson in Norfolk

Author=ABC News


Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings.

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Federal judge orders re-sentencing for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals.

Author=


Accused NSA leaker wrote she wanted 'to burn the White House Down'

A federal judge ordered Winner, charged earlier this week with leaking classified U.S. intelligence documents to the website The Intercept, held without bail.

Author=Aamer Madhani


Female zoo keeper killed at Hamerton Zoo in 'freak' tiger incident as 'all hell breaks loose'

A female zoo keeper was killed in a &quot;freak accident&quot; on Bank Holiday Monday in a suspected tiger attack in an animal enclosure.

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Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak tiger accident'

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at a Cambridgeshire wildlife park.

Author=BBC News


Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak tiger accident'

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at Hamerton Zoo Park, in Cambridgeshire.

Author=BBC News


Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak' tiger accident

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at Hamerton Zoo Park.

Author=BBC News


Hamerton Zoo Park: Zookeeper killed by tiger in enclosure in UK

A female zookeeper has been killed by a tiger after it entered the enclosure she was in.

Author=


International Lenders Support Qatari Banks Hit by Regional Rift

A few large Asian, European and U.S. banks are providing funds to help to keep Qatari banks running smoothly after a diplomatic rift has dried up financing from the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, banking sources said.

Author=Reuters


Analysis | As Trump’s tweets underscore, Democrats could win this Georgia special election

A few months ago, it was difficult to imagine the president of the United States feeling as if he needed to rally the troops for special election in Georgia.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/amber.j.phillps


Paris breathes a sigh of relief as Macron takes center stage

A fiery dance party broke out in the French capital on Sunday night as Parisian voters celebrated the victory of their new president, Emmanuel Macron.

Author=Kara Fox, CNN


German woman, Afghan guard killed in Kabul guesthouse attack

A Finnish woman was also missing and possibly kidnapped after militants stormed the compound.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100011342442800&ref=br_rs


Microsoft’s Xbox One X is a boring black box concealing powerful components

A first look at the latest Xbox

Author=Nick Statt


A brawl on a Southwest Airlines jet ended with a dogpile on a flight attendant

A flight attendant tried to pull the men apart, but it was no good. People fell like dominoes amid the punching.

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Passenger’s Bomb Threat Disrupts Malaysia Airlines Flight

A flight bound for Malaysia returned to Australia after an unruly man, believed to be drunk, unsuccessfully tried to gain access to the cockpit.

Author=Russell Goldman


'No more': Generous Britons donate too much to blaze survivors

A flood of generosity helping those who lost everything in the London high-rise fire has provoked an unexpected message. “No donations,” read signs at a church.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Officers bust Florida man during Facebook live

A Florida man showing off wads of cash on Facebook Live was interrupted by police raiding his home.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Republicans Struggle to Marshal Votes for Health Care Bill

A flurry of offers designed to woo the conservative and moderate wings of the party were circulating on Tuesday, but several senators remained dubious.

Author=Jennifer Steinhauer and Glenn Thrush


Police move in on arena bomber's 'network'

A flurry of raids and arrests on Wednesday took aim at a terror network associated with the 22-year-old former university student who conducted the deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester just days after his return from Libya, officials s

Author=Ray Sanchez, Angela Dewan, Euan McKirdy and Zayn Nabbi, CNN


Police move in on arena bomber's 'network'

A flurry of raids and arrests on Wednesday took aim at a terror network associated with the former university student who conducted the deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester days after returning from Libya, officials say.

Author=Ray Sanchez, Angela Dewan, Euan McKirdy and Zayn Nabbi, CNN


Long-term fate of Dreamers remains in limbo after a day of rumors

A flurry of rumors, conflicting reports and divergent statements on Friday highlighted deep divisions within the Trump administration o...

Author=Michael A. Memoli and Brian Bennett


Who Set Off the Enormous Bomb in Kabul? ‘Not Us,’ Say Taliban. Don’t Believe It.

A former Afghan member of ISIS and a Taliban commander say claims of credit for such an atrocity are almost irrelevant, as long as the U.S.-backed regime is discredited.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/sami-yousafzai


Afghan War Lord Hekmatyar Appears in Public After 20 Years, Calls for Peace

A former Afghan warlord who battled US forces after the 2001 invasion and nursed bitter rivalries with other militant factions before signing a peace deal with the Afghan government appeared in public for the first time in more than 20 years today and cal

Author=


DNC data guru denies Hillary Clinton's claim she "inherited nothing" from DNC

A former Democratic National Committee data guru said Hillary Clinton's claim that the DNC gave her "nothing" is totally untrue

Author=


Ex-FBI translator marries ISIS fighter she was ordered to investigate, court documents show

A former FBI translater with top secret security clearance traveled to Syria in 2014 to marry an ISIS leader she was ordered to investigate, court documents revealed.

Author=


Police: Man with fake gun in custody at Orlando airport

A former Marine who was armed with a fake gun attempted a "suicide by cop" Tuesday night during a nearly three-hour standoff with police at the Orlando International Airport, authorities said. No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired, but th

Author=ABC News


Before Driver’s Times Square Crash, a Descent Into Paranoia and Harassment

A former Navy recruit who plowed into a crowd on Thursday is said to have fallen into a cloud of paranoia during a string of arrests for threats and drunken driving.

Author=Benjamin Mueller and William K. Rashbaum


WaPo: Obama admin 'choked' on Russia, former official says

A former Obama official said the previous administration "sort of choked" in its effort to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin over his attempts to influence the US presidential election in Donald Trump's favor, The Washington Post repo

Author=Eugene Scott, CNN


Jerry Sandusky abuse scandal: 3 former Penn State officials get jail terms for enabling predator

A former president of Penn State and two other former university administrators were each sentenced Friday to at least two months in jail.

Author=The Associated Press


Six Are Charged in 1989 Hillsborough Stadium Disaster in England

A former senior police officer will face manslaughter charges. The catastrophe killed 96 fans, who were crushed or trampled.

Author=Dan Bilefsky


Two Transylvania University Students Assaulted by Man Wielding Machete

A former student at the university struck two female students after asking them in the campus coffee shop whether they were Republicans or Democrats.

Author=Dakshayani Shankar


Former US official says Russian claims worse than Watergate

A former U.S. intelligence official said Wednesday the Watergate scandal that brought down a president “pales” in comparison with allegations that President Donald Trump’s election campaign colluded with Russians.

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GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, grabbed his, hit him and exclaimed, “I’m sick and tired of this!”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, hit him and exclaimed, “I’m sick and tired of this!”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Greg Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, hit him and yelled, “I’m sick and tired of this!”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


GOP candidate cited for assault as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News reporter who witnessed the scuffle described Gianforte throwing Jacobs to the ground, grabbing his neck, striking him and exclaiming, “I’m sick and tired of this!

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


China landslide leaves at least 140 missing in Sichuan

A frantic rescue operation is under way after about 40 homes were destroyed in Sichuan province.

Author=BBC News


Penn State pledge who died after hazing treated like 'roadkill,' family says

A fraternity pledge who was ordered to guzzle alcohol during a hazing ritual before his death was treated like "roadkill," his father said Monday.

Author=Steve Peoples


Trump's blocking of Twitter users violates U.S. Constitution: rights institute

A free-speech institute on Tuesday sent a letter to President Donald Trump demanding the prolific tweeter unblock certain Twitter (TWTR.N) users on grounds the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

Author=Dustin Volz


Trump's Blocking of Twitter Users Violates U.S. Constitution: Rights Institute

A free-speech institute on Tuesday sent a letter to President Donald Trump demanding the prolific tweeter unblock certain Twitter users on grounds the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

Author=Reuters


French gov't: Notre Dame police attacker a doctoral student

A French government spokesman says that the man who attacked police officers patrolling in front of Notre Dame Cathedral, crying out “This is for Syria!,” was a student working on his doctoral thesis who had not been suspected of radicalization.

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Zoo tiger death: Victim named as Rosa King

A friend says Rosa King, who died at Hamerton Park on Monday, was the "shining light" of the zoo.

Author=BBC News


23% of Puerto Ricans Vote in Referendum, 97% of Them for Statehood

A full 97 percent of ballots cast were in favor of statehood, but turnout was very low in the nonbinding referendum, the fifth such vote in Puerto Rico.

Author=Frances Robles


The Xbox One X is Microsoft’s powerful new 4K console

A full year after first teasing Project Scorpio at its last E3 event, Microsoft finally took the wraps of its new console, now called the (less catchy) Xbox..

Author=Brian Heater


An armed man. A message for gay people. Gaston County man says it’s a joke.

A Gaston County man’s re-posting of an image on social media – of a masked man with guns strapped to his back and the words: “First gay pride parade! Can’t wait!” – set off alarms in the Charlotte LGBTQ community on Thursday.

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Brexit: May says Juncker row claim is 'Brussels gossip'

A German paper suggested big differences between the PM and EC president about Brexit talks.

Author=BBC News


Munich shooting: Four hurt at suburban railway station

A German policewoman was shot in the head in the attack and one person has been arrested.

Author=BBC News


Dog too friendly for police academy comes out on top

A German shepherd puppy named Gavel was just too sweet for a police dog academy in Australia.

Author=Michelle Ganley


Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

A German shepherd training to be a police dog in Queensland, Australia, didn’t do so well in t...

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Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

A German shepherd training to be a police dog in Queensland, Australia, didn’t do so well in the doggy police academy, but he has an even better job to match his demeanor.

Author=EndPlay


Aid worker killed, another abducted in Kabul attack

A German woman was shot and killed and her Afghan guard beheaded when attackers targeted a guest house for aid workers Saturday night in Kabul, Afghanistan, according to Afghan Interior Ministry acting spokesman Najib Danish.

Author=Kelly McCleary, CNN


Global 'WannaCry' ransomware cyberattack seeks cash for data

A global “ransomware” cyberattack, unprecedented in scale, had technicians scrambling to restore Britain’s crippled hospital network Saturday and secure the computers that run factories, banks, government agencies and transport systems in many other

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Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes

A global cyber attack forced a European carmaker to halt some production lines, hit Russian computers with more than half of suspected infections, struck schools in China and hospitals in Indonesia, though it appeared to be dying down on Saturday.

Author=Jeremy Wagstaff and Eric Auchard


Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide

A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain's health system and global shipper FedEx.

Author=Costas Pitas and Carlos Ruano


Unprecedented global 'ransomware' attack seeks cash for data

A global ransomware attack, unprecedented in scale, had technicians scrambling to restore Britain's crippled hospital network Saturday and secure the computers that run factories, banks, government agencies and transport systems in many other nations

Author=SYLVIA HUI, ALLEN BREED and JIM HEINTZ, Associated Press


Texas state rep calls ICE on ‘sanctuary city’ protesters

A GOP lawmaker reportedly scuffled with several Democrats.

Author=Mark Hensch


Republicans and Democrats agree: If Trump has tapes, he’ll need to turn them over to Congress

A GOP lawmaker warns “it’s probably inevitable” that any recordings of White House conversations will be subpoenaed.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ed-OKeefe/147995121918931, https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


Queen's Speech: Plan aims to secure space sector

A government plan to protect the UK's £13.7bn space industry has been laid out in the Queen's Speech.

Author=Paul Rincon


North Korea Defends Otto Warmbier’s Treatment

A government spokesman said the young American who died less than a week after he was released from North Korean captivity had been well cared for.

Author=Choe Sang-Hun


Grand jury indicts couple for murder in deadly Denny's fight

A grand jury has indicted Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, for murder in the deadly fight at Denny's.

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Beta Theta Pi showed history of drinking, attempts to conceal, grand jury says

A grand jury presentment revealed a history of underage drinking and hazing at the fraternity as well as an attempt to conceal the events surrounding Timothy Piazza’s death.

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Deputy's Husband Could Face Murder Charge In Texas Chokehold Death

A grand jury will determine whether he will be criminally charged.

Author=David Lohr


Grocery store employee kills 3 coworkers, himself, police say

A grocery store employee in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, shot and killed three of his co-workers early this morning before killing himself, the Pennsylvania State Police said. The gunman, 24-year-old Randy Robert Stair of Dallas, Pa., had been working in

Author=ABC News


Notre Dame students walk out on Mike Pence during commencement speech

A group of graduating seniors from the University of Notre Dame turned their backs on their own graduation ceremony in protest of Vice President Mike Pence, who gave their commencement address there on Sunday. The protests, which were organized by a stude

Author=ABC News


Middle schoolers refuse to pose with Paul Ryan during photo op

A group of New Jersey eighth-grade students schooled House Speaker Paul Ryan over his unwillingness to critique President Trump. About half ​of the more than 200​ students from South Orange Middle …

Author=Marisa Schultz, Mark Moore


Some Notre Dame graduates walk out at Pence speech

A group of Notre Dame graduates walked out of their graduation ceremony Sunday in protest against Vice President Mike Pence and his policies.

Author=Rosa Flores, Eric Levenson and Susannah Cullinane, CNN


Young men seek ‘generic dad' on Craigslist for Father's Day barbecue

A group of Spokane men in their 20s posted a Craigslist advertisement seeking a “generic dad” to grill burgers and hotdogs for a gathering set for the Saturday of Father's Day weekend this month.

Author=EndPlay


Mayor of Charlottesville calls Pro-Confederate rallies 'horrific'

A group of white nationalists carried torches Saturday night in Charlottesville, Virginia while protesting the planned removal of Confederate statues in the city -- an incident that has provoked anger and frustration from politicians and activists. The to

Author=ABC News


Trump blocks group representing military veterans on Twitter

A group representing 500,000 military vets and families was blocked Tuesday morning by the U.S. President after criticizing him.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/MaryEmilyOhara/


Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

A group that included a well-known white nationalist carried torches and chanted “you will not replace us” at a weekend protest in Virginia over plans to remove a monument of a Confederate general.

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Otto Warmbier's death prompts US to weigh options vs. North Korea

A growing chorus of U.S. lawmakers are declaring the death of American college student Otto Warmbier just days after he was released from a North Korean prison murder, and all eyes are on the White House as the Trump administration weighs possible respons

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Gunman kills 3, then self at San Francisco UPS facility, police say

A gunman killed three people at a UPS facility in San Francisco before killing himself on Wednesday morning, Assistant Police Chief Toney Chaplin told reporters.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN


Ohio shooting: Police chief, 2 nursing home workers killed

A gunman on Friday shot and killed a central Ohio village's police chief -- a father of six who'd been on the job just a few weeks -- in an alley before entering a nursing home and killing two female employees, police said.

Author=Jason Hanna and Amanda Watts, CNN


San Diego pool shooting: Woman, gunman killed

A gunman opened fire at a pool area of a San Diego apartment complex Sunday evening, killing a woman and injuring six other people, Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman said.

Author=Nicole Chavez, CNN


Steve Scalise Among 4 Shot at Baseball Field; Suspect Is Dead

A gunman opened fired as Republican members of a congressional baseball team held a practice. He was killed in a shootout.

Author=Michael D. Shear, Adam Goldman and Emily Cochrane


Attacker sets fire in crowded Philippine casino, killing 36

A gunman stormed a crowded Manila casino early Friday and used gasoline to set gambling tables on fire, creating clouds of smoke that killed at least 36 people, police said. The gunman fled with more than $2 million in stolen casino chips, then forced his

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Smoke from fire kills 36 in Philippine casino attack

A gunman stormed a crowded Manila casino early Friday and used gasoline to set gambling tables on fire, creating clouds of smoke that swept through the crowds and killed at least 36 people, police said. The gunman, who had fled with more than $2 million i

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Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

A gunman who killed a man and took a woman hostage before dying in a police shootout had been acquitted of plotting a terror attack at a Sydney army base years earlier, police said Tuesday. Three police officers were wounded.

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Resorts World Manila: Casino robber is killed

A gunman who robbed a casino at a Manila resort, causing a panicked stampede by customers fearing a terrorist attack, has been killed, CNN Philippines reported, citing police officials.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Resorts World Manila: Casino robber killed, police say

A gunman who robbed a casino at a Manila resort, causing a panicked stampede by customers fearing a terrorist attack, has been killed, police in the Philippines said early Friday morning.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Halfhearted opposition may doom us to the GOP’s health-care misery

A halfhearted effort to stop the bill won’t protect millions of Americans from losing their insurance and, ultimately, from being denied medical care.

Author=David Leonhardt


Tourists shelter in Notre Dame Cathedral as hammer-wielding assailant attacks police

A hammer-wielding assailant shouting “This is for Syria!” attacked police outside Notre Dame Cathedral, setting off a security scramble at one of Paris’ best-known landmarks.

Author=Kim Willsher, Alexandra Zavis, Laura King


Opinion | Why the outcome of Iran’s election does matter

A Hassan Rouhani victory would probably be better for the world.

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Californians urged to reduce power as heat wave triggers statewide alert

A heat wave is gripping California, forcing calls to cut back on energy usage

Author=Joseph Serna, Paloma Esquivel, Megan Bernhard


Heated argument erupts on Texas House floor

A heated argument erupted between legislators at the Texas Capitol Monday afternoon, after one state representative claimed he called US Immigration and Customs Enforcement on protesters.

Author=Jamiel Lynch, CNN


Drunken Trump supporter verbally attacks Muslim family in Texas

A heavily-intoxicated Donald Trump supporter, who verbally attacked an innocent Muslim family, turned a fun beach day into a nightmare.

Author=Jessa Schroeder


Valedictorian kicked off stage for unapproved speech got to finish it on Jimmy Kimmel

A high school principal's decision to switch the mic off on a valedictorian's unapproved speech has backfired terribly.

Author=Avi Selk


What Turned the British Election? Maybe the Youth Vote

A high turnout of younger voters, many of them against leaving the European Union, voted against Theresa May’s Conservative Party.

Author=Ceylan Yeginsu


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick takes leave amid sweeping charges at company

A highly-anticipated report about Uber's corporate culture is released, but key details are withheld.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/brian.d.fung


Homeless hailed as heroes in Manchester attack

A homeless man begging at the Manchester Arena as the suicide attack went off was being hailed as a hero Tuesday after cradling a dying woman in his arms. Chris Parker, 33, had been begging in the arena foyer where suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated h

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Family of slain Seth Rich says reports he fed WikiLeaks DNC info are untrue

A homicide investigation continues; police believe he was the victim of a robbery attempt.

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A Man Is Dead After Setting Himself On Fire While Streaming To Facebook Live

A horrifying video shows a man in Memphis douse himself in kerosene before bursting into flames. He died later at a hospital from his injuries.

Author=Michelle Broder Van Dyke


A Man Died After Setting Himself On Fire While Streaming To Facebook Live

A horrifying video shows a man in Memphis douse himself in kerosene before bursting into flames. He died later from his injuries at a hospital.

Author=Michelle Broder Van Dyke


Afghanistan explosion: 80 killed in blast near diplomatic area

A huge explosion hit near the German Embassy in Kabul during rush hour Wednesday morning, killing at least 80 people and injuring 300 others close to a highly secure diplomatic area.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai and Faith Karimi, CNN


Afghanistan explosion: 80 killed in blast near diplomatic area

A huge explosion hit near the German Embassy in Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing at least 80 people and injuring 300 others close to a highly secure diplomatic area.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai and Faith Karimi, CNN


U.S., Saudi Arabia reach tentative pacts potentially worth $110 billion

A huge portion of the dollar figure reflects money invested in and goods made in the KSA, the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, not in the USA.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/steven.mufson


Afghanistan explosion: Blast kills 80 near diplomatic area

A huge suicide bomb ripped through a secure area of Kabul at the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, killing at least 80 people and wounding 360, Afghan officials said.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai, Laura Smith-Spark and Faith Karimi, CNN


Afghanistan explosion: Blast kills 80 near diplomatic area

A huge suicide bomb ripped through a secure area of Kabul at the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, killing at least 80 people and wounding more than 300, Afghan officials said.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai, Faith Karimi and Laura Smith-Spark, CNN


Afghanistan explosion: Blast kills 90 near diplomatic area

A huge suicide bomb ripped through a secure area of Kabul at the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, killing at least 90 people and wounding 400, Afghan officials said.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai, Laura Smith-Spark and Faith Karimi, CNN


Watch: Massive tornado touches down in Calgary, drivers barely notice

A huge tornado touched down in Alberta, Canada Friday, near Calgary, causing some property damage, b...

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Watch: Massive tornado touches down in Calgary, drivers barely notice

A huge tornado touched down in Alberta, Canada Friday, near Calgary, causing some property damage, but luckily no injuries.

Author=EndPlay


Iran election: Hassan Rouhani wins second term as president

A huge turnout helped Mr Rouhani, with Tehran registering twice as many votes as in 2013.

Author=BBC News


What the U.K.'s Newspaper Front Pages Are Saying About the General Election

A hung Parliament is looking likely

Author=Kate Samuelson


Jet strikes building in New Jersey, killing 2 crew members

A jet struck a building and crashed while trying to land at a small airport near New York City on Monday, killing two crew members.

Author=David Porter


Learjet crashes short of runway, killing 2 crew members

A jet trying to land at a small airport near New York City crashed less than a mile from the runway among small warehouses and industrial buildings Monday, killing two crew members and sparking a fire that sent thick, black smoke spewing into the air. Sur

Author=ABC News


Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is tossed after suicide

A judge on Tuesday erased a 2013 murder conviction against former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, ruling that case law in Massachusetts has long established that defendants who die before their appeals are heard ...

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Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown found guilty of 18 counts in fraud and corruption case

A jury found Corrine Brown guilty of some of the 22 charges levied against her in federal court over the last two weeks.

Author=TEGNA


Prosecutor vows to launch new criminal case against Bill Cosby following mistrial

A jury has declared a mistrial in the sexual assault trial of Bill Cosby

Author=Steven Zeitchik


Tulsa cop Betty Jo Shelby not guilty in death of Terence Crutcher

A jury heard closing arguments in officer Betty Jo Shelby’s manslaughter trial Wednesday morning.

Author=Christopher Brennan


Terence Crutcher case: Oklahoma officer Betty Shelby acquitted in deadly shooting

A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man last year.

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Jury acquits in trial of Milwaukee ex-cop who fatally shot Sylville Smith

A jury resumed deliberations Wednesday in the trial of former Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown, accused in the shooting death of Sylville Smith. The police shooting sparked days of unrest in Milwaukee.

Author=Ray Sanchez and Carma Hassan, CNN


Zoo keeper Rosa King hailed as 'shining light' after death in 'freak' tiger accident

A keeper killed in a &quot;freak accident&quot; after a tiger entered the enclosure she was in has been described as the &quot;shining light&quot; of the zoo where she worked.

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Disability attorney who stole $600M from the government disappears, FBI says

A Kentucky disability attorney who stole $600 million from the federal government has disappeared, the FBI said.

Author=


Partial results: Most voters in Puerto Rico back statehood

A large majority of voters in Puerto Rico supported U.S. statehood for their island in a referendum on Sunday, according to partial results, but a low turnout and a boycott by several opposition parties called into question the validity of the non-binding

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Dozens of Russian deaths cast suspicion on Vladimir Putin

A large proportion of the unexplained deaths involve people trying to expose corruption.

Author=Oren Dorell


Macron's French presidential campaign emails leaked online

A large trove of emails from the campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron was posted online late on Friday, 1-1/2 days before voters go to the polls to choose the country's next president in a run-off against far-right rival Marine L

Author=Eric Auchard and Bate Felix


Israel scraps prison visit for isolated hunger strike leader

A lawyer says Israel canceled his scheduled prison visit with Palestinian hunger strike leader Marwan Barghouti who has been kept in isolation since the protest by hundreds of inmates began 24 days earlier.

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Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

A leaked intelligence document outlining alleged attempts by Russian military intelligence to hack into U.S. election systems is the latest evidence suggesting a broad and sophisticated foreign attack on the integrity of the nation’s elections.

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2 dead as jet crashes on approach to Teterboro

A LearJet crashed in an industrial area of Carlstadt just short of the runway at Teterboro Airport on Monday afternoon, killing two crew members.

Author=Spencer Kent | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com


Trump's $110 Billion Arms Deal With Saudi Arabia May Be Illegal

A legal analysis prompted by congressional inquiries warns against the sale.

Author=Akbar Shahid Ahmed


Deadly storms hit several states

A line of deadly storms that spawned tornadoes and caused flooding in Texas, Missouri, Arkansas and Mississippi had claimed at least eight lives by Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

Author=Jay Croft and Amanda Jackson, CNN


List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

A list of names was found with the Alexandria shooter, according to a law enforcement source and Rep. Mo Brooks, who was on the list and present at practice.

Author=Dana Bash, Shimon Prokupecz and Pete Grieve, CNN


The 48 police questions Madeleine McCann's mother refused to answer

A list of police questions which Madeleine McCann’s mother Kate refused to answer three months after her daughter disappeared has re-emerged in the media as the 10 year anniversary of her disappearance approaches.

Author=Rachel Roberts


Behind the scenes of James Comey's epic firing

A little past 5 p.m. on Tuesday, a black Ford Taurus slowed to a stop just outside FBI headquarters in Washington and dispatched a white-haired man in a dark suit.

Author=Kevin Liptak, CNN White House Producer


'Possible active shooter' reported at Army's Redstone Arsenal

A lockdown still is in effect for one Redstone Arsenal building where a possible shooter had been reported Tuesday morning, but an all-clear has been announced for everywhere else at the northern Alabama army post, facility spokeswoman Kim Hanson said.

Author=Tina Burnside, Jason Hanna and Dave Alsup, CNN


Resorts World Manila: Casino robber sets self alight

A lone gunman who caused panic and fears of a terror attack at a popular Manila casino committed suicide by setting himself on fire in one of the hotel guest rooms, Philippines police said Friday.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Resorts World Manila: Casino robber sets self alight

A lone gunman who caused panic and fears of terror attack at a popular Manila casino committed suicide by setting himself on fire in one of the hotel guest rooms, Philippines police said Friday.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Ismail Haniya elected new Hamas leader

A longtime senior Hamas official was elected Saturday to replace the Palestinian militant group's outgoing head, Khaled Meshaal, an official in Meshaal's office told CNN.

Author=Andrew Carey and Joe Sterling, CNN


5 faces of the Orlando Pulse attack, a year later

A look at five people affected by the Pulse nightclub terror attack one year ago: A mother who lost her son, two survivors of the attack, a first responder and the owner of the club.

Author=Chuck Hadad, CNN


Other countries are still trying to figure out what Trump means to them

A look at how key countries have adjusted to Trump during his first 100 days in office.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/erinmichellecunningham, https://www.facebook.com/josh.partlow1, https://www.facebook.com/simon.denyer?fref=ts, https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1


Analysis | Prepare for the weirdest Election Day in history, after a candidate allegedly body-slams a reporter

A look at how this might affect an already hard-to-predict race.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


10 people nominated by Trump to federal bench

A look at the 10 people picked by President Donald Trump for positions on federal courts:

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Analysis | Trump’s quick to tweet about terror and TV, slower on things like the attack in Portland

A look at where Trump's priorities lie.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


Sir Roger Moore’s 10 best Bond moments

A lot of trains, planes, and automobiles.

Author=Nick Romano


Strict North Carolina Voter ID Law Thwarted After Supreme Court Rejects Case

A lower-court ruling that struck down key parts of the law as an unconstitutional effort to target African-Americans will remain in place.

Author=Adam Liptak


The 32-word history of Trump’s first 100 days

A Mad-libs guide to make doing nothing look like doing everything.

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A new ransomware attack is infecting airlines, banks, and utilities across Europe

A major ransomware attack has brought businesses to a close throughout Europe, in an infection reminiscent of last month’s WannaCry attack. The most severe damage is being reported by Ukrainian...

Author=Russell Brandom


Poll: 69 percent of voters think Trump uses Twitter too much

A majority of voters don't think Trump's tweets are helping

Author=Melissa Quinn


Overnight flight forced to make U-turn after passenger allegedly tries to enter cockpit

A Malaysia Airlines flight bound for Kuala Lumpur had to turn return to Melbourne Airport after a passenger allegedly tried to enter the cockpit.

Author=ABC News


Malaysia Airlines flight returns to Melbourne after passenger tries to enter cockpit

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur returned to the Australian airport shortly after take off late on Wednesday after a passenger attempted to enter the cockpit, authorities said.

Author=A. Ananthalakshmi and James Regan


Malaysia Airlines flight returns to Melbourne after passenger tries to enter cockpit

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur returned to the Australian airport shortly after take off late on Wednesday after a passenger attempted to enter the cockpit, the airline said.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane returned to an Australian airport after a mentally ill passenger threatened to detonate a bomb and attempted to enter the cockpit before he was tackled and tied up by passengers, police said Thursday.

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Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane returned to an Australian airport after a mentally ill passenger threatened to detonate a bomb and attempted to enter the cockpit before he was tackled and tied up by passengers, police said Thursday. The 25-year-old Sri Lankan m

Author=ABC News


Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane returned to Australia after a mentally ill passenger threatened to detonate a bomb and attempted to enter the cockpit before he was tackled and tied up by passengers, police said Thursday.

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Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane returned to Australia after a mentally ill passenger threatened to detonate a bomb and attempted to enter the cockpit before he was tackled and tied up by passengers, police said Thursday. The 25-year-old Sri Lankan man Manodh Ma

Author=ABC News


Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane was forced to return to an Australian airport after a mentally-ill passenger threatened to detonate a bomb and attempted to enter the cockpit, police said on Thursday.

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Suspect in Boston penthouse slayings has criminal history

A man accused of killing two engaged doctors inside the penthouse of a luxury Boston condominium building has a criminal history of robbing banks, said police, who did not provide a motive in the case but said the suspect most likely knew the victims. Bam

Author=ABC News


Alabama executes man for '94 killing of fast-food workers

A man convicted of killing three people during the 1994 robbery of an Alabama fast-food restaurant was put to death Thursday by lethal injection.

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Alabama executes man for '94 killing of fast-food workers

A man convicted of killing three people during the 1994 robbery of an Alabama fast-food restaurant was put to death Thursday by lethal injection. Robert Melson, 46, was pronounced dead at 10:27 p.m. CDT Thursday at a southwest Alabama prison, authorities

Author=ABC News


May condemns 'sickening' Finsbury Park attack

A man died and 10 people were injured after a van was rammed into a crowd of worshipers near a mosque in north London, in the latest terror attack to hit the UK this year.

Author=Sarah Tilotta, Angela Dewan, Laura Goehler and Steve George, CNN


May condemns 'sickening' Finsbury Park attack

A man died and 10 people were injured after a van was rammed into a crowd of worshippers near a mosque in north London, in the latest terror attack to hit the UK this year.

Author=Sarah Tilotta, Angela Dewan, Laura Goehler and Steve George, CNN


Finsbury Park attack: London mosque assault treated as terrorism

A man died and ten people were injured after a van was rammed into a crowd of worshipers near a mosque in north London, in what police are treating as a terrorist attack.

Author=Sarah Tilotta, Angela Dewan, Laura Goehler and Steve George, CNN


Two men killed in Oregon train stabbings after anti-Muslim rant

A man fatally stabbed two passengers aboard a Portland, Oregon, commuter train after they tried to stop him from harassing two young women who appeared to be Muslim, police said on Saturday.

Author=Alex Dobuzinskis


Suspect sought in theft of Portland victim's backpack, wedding ring

A man is suspected of stealing a wedding band and backpack belonging to Ricky Best, the Army veteran stabbed to death aboard a commuter train last week in Portland, Oregon.

Author=Faith Karimi, CNN


Man holding human head stabs store clerk; mother found dead

A man killed his mother on Mother's Day at a rural Oregon home, then showed up at a grocery store in a nearby town carrying a decapitated human head and began stabbing a checkout clerk...

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Man kills mother on Mother's Day, brings her severed head to store, police say

A man killed his mother on Mother's Day in rural Oregon, then showed up at a nearby grocery store carrying her decapitated head and stabbed a checkout clerk, authorities said Monday.

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Unruly, 'disheveled' man subdued on jet heading to Hawaii

A man on a Hawaii-bound flight described as unruly and disheveled was subdued by passengers and a flight attendant who used an airplane drink cart to block him from getting to the front of the jet. He was then immobilized with duct tape in a seat until th

Author=ABC News


'Houdini' of Alabama death row executed for murder-for-hire

A man once dubbed the "Houdini" of Alabama's death row after averting seven prior execution dates was put to death Friday, capping years of litigation challenging the humaneness of lethal injection. Tommy Arthur, 75, was pronounced dead at

Author=ABC News


Killing of Muslim teen near Va. mosque stemmed from road rage, police say

A man was arrested in the death of a girl whose remains were found in a pond.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/julie.zauzmer


Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 9

A man was arrested Monday in a string of serial killings that rattled a Phoenix neighborhood last year, marking a major break in a case that involved nine deaths and a dozen separate shootings. Aaron Juan Saucedo, 23, faces 26 felony counts of homicide, a

Author=ABC News


8 dead in shooting rampage in Mississippi; suspect arrested

A man who apparently got into a dispute with his wife and in-laws was arrested in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including a sheriff's deputy. "I ain't fit to live, not after what I done,

Author=ABC News


8 dead in shooting rampage in Mississippi; suspect arrested

A man who apparently got into a dispute with his wife and in-laws was arrested in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including a sheriff's deputy.I ain't fit to live, not after what I done, a hand

Author=The Associated Press


Brussels Central Station attack suspect was Moroccan

A man who detonated a suitcase at Brussels Central Station in a failed terror attack has been identified as a Moroccan national in his 30s, Belgium Prosecutor's Office spokesman Eric Van Der Sypt said Wednesday.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark, Erin McLaughlin and Pauline Armandet, CNN


'I ain't fit to live': Police say Mississippi gunman kills 8

A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife and her family over his children was arrested Sunday in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including his mother-in-law and a sheriff's deputy. &qu

Author=ABC News


'I ain't fit to live': Police say Mississippi gunman kills 8

A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife over their children was arrested Sunday in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including his mother-in-law and a sheriff's deputy. "I ain'

Author=ABC News


Unruly man on Hawaii flight had caused security breach at LAX hours earlier

A man who was arrested Friday after a disturbance on a flight to Hawaii from Los Angeles had earlier breached a security door at LAX and was issued a citation, a law enforcement official said.

Author=Richard Winton


Fired worker kills 5, then self as siren approached - The Boston Globe

A man who was fired from a Florida awning factory in April returned Monday with a semiautomatic pistol.

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Man Wielding Knife Kills One and Injures Three at University of Texas

A man who witnesses described as eerily composed as he stabbed students with a bowie knife was quickly apprehended by the police.

Author=Dave Montgomery and Richard Pérez-Peña


Man with gun at Orlando airport taken into custody after standoff

A man with a gun at Orlando International Airport on Tuesday night has been taken into custody after a lengthy standoff in a rental car area, police said.

Author=Steve Almasy, CNN


Notre Dame hammer attack suspect yelled 'This is for Syria'; terror investigation launched

A man with a hammer cried This is for Syria before bashing a police officer in the head outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris Tuesday, a top official revealed, as a terror investigation was under way.

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Notre Dame hammer attack suspect yelled 'This is for Syria'; terror investigation launched

A man with a hammer cried This is for Syria before bashing a police officer in the head outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris Tuesday, the French Interior Minister Gerard Comb said.

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Driver charged with murder in Times Square crash

A man with a history of drunken driving has been charged with murder after police say he barreled a car through the crowded sidewalks in Manhattan's Time Square, leaving one person dead and 20 injured.

Author=Ray Sanchez, Ellie Kaufman and Madison Park, CNN


Driver charged with murder in Times Square crash

A man with a history of drunken driving has been charged with murder after police say he barreled a car through the crowded sidewalks in Manhattan's Time Square, leaving one person dead and 22 injured.

Author=Madison Park, Rob Frehse and Ray Sanchez, CNN


Driver charged with murder in Times Square crash

A man with a history of drunken driving, has been charged with murder after police say he barreled a car through the crowded sidewalks in Manhattan's Time Square, leaving one person dead and injuring 22.

Author=Madison Park, Rob Frehse and Ray Sanchez, CNN


2 Inmates Kill Georgia Guards and Escape From Prison Bus, Officials Say

A manhunt is underway for the inmates, Donnie Russell Rowe and Ricky Dubose, who the authorities say stole a car after fatally shooting two corrections officers.

Author=Matt Stevens


Police: 2 officers killed, 2 inmates on run in Georgia

A manhunt is underway for two prisoners after at least one of them shot and killed two corrections officers transporting them on a bus Tuesday morning in central Georgia, authorities said.

Author=Devon M. Sayers and Jason Hanna, CNN


Kushner Family Stands to Gain From Visa Rules in Trump’s First Major Law

A marketing campaign by Kushner Companies, tied to a visa program recently renewed by the president, has raised more ethical quandaries in Washington.

Author=Eric Lipton and Jesse Drucker


Michelle Carter found guilty in Massachusetts texting suicide case

A Massachusetts judge found Michelle Carter guilty in the suicide of an 18-year-old friend she'd instructed to kill himself.

Author=Barbara Demick


Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

A massive explosion rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing 80 people and wounding as many as 350, an attack that left a scene of mayhem and destruction and sent a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital.

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Several dead in west London residential tower fire

A massive fire that tore through a 24-story apartment building in west London has claimed a number of lives, as rescuers frantically work to reach people believed still trapped.

Author=Joshua Berlinger, James Griffiths and Angela Dewan, CNN


Several dead in west London residential tower inferno

A massive fire that tore through a 24-story apartment building in west London has claimed a number of lives, fire officials confirmed, as rescuers frantically worked to reach people believed still trapped.

Author=Joshua Berlinger, James Griffiths and Steve George, CNN


Global ransomware attack: 5 things to know

A massive global ransomware attack has struck hospitals, companies and government offices around the world. Experts say it has been halted but hackers could strike again.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark, CNN


VIDEO: Huge landslide buries stretch of Hwy 1 in Big Sur

A massive landslide along the iconic Highway 1 in the Big Sur area has buried the road under a 40-foot layer of rock and dirt, the latest hit after a winter of crippling slides and flooding.

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Kabul bomb: Afghan leader condemns 'cowardly' attack

A massive truck bomb rocked the diplomatic area of the Afghan capital, killing at least 90 people.

Author=BBC News


9th Circuit Court of Appeals refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

a matter for 9th circuit travel ban ruling

Author=Maura Dolan


Congress Prevents Government From Shutting Down on Trump’s 100th Day

A measure approved on Friday will sustain government operations for a week, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate a long-term spending package.

Author=Thomas Kaplan


Jared Kushner's meeting with Palestinian leader does not go well

A meeting between Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas and Jared Kushner did not go as planned, according to reports.

Author=Denis Slattery


Buckingham Palace meeting 'not about health of Queen or Prince Philip'

A meeting of Buckingham Palace staff is not about the health of the Queen or Prince Philip.

Author=BBC News


Donald Trump not under investigation, says president’s legal team

A member of President Trump’s legal team dismissed the notion that the president is being personally investigated in the Russia-election problem, despite what Mr. Trump himself seemed to say on Twitter.

Author=The Washington Times http://www.washingtontimes.com


Navy SEAL killed during New York Fleet Week parachute demonstration

A member of the Leap Frogs, the U.S. Navy's elite parachute team, was killed Sunday in a parachuting accident.

Author=Leada Gore | lgore@al.com


Trump attorney says president not under investigation

A member of the president’s outside legal team said Sunday that Donald Trump is not under federal investigation, days after Trump appeared to confirm he was with a tweet about being the target of a “witch hunt.”

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A Malaysia Airlines Jet Returned to Australia After a Bomb Scare

A mentally ill passenger disrupted the flight before being tackled by passengers

Author=Rod McGuirk / AP


Rouhani stokes desire for change, but can he deliver?

A mild-mannered cleric known for decades as an establishment insider, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani reinvented himself as a rabble-rousing political street fighter to secure a decisive re-election victory against a united conservative bloc.

Author=Parisa Hafezi


Military plane crashes in Cuba killing all eight on board

A military airplane crashed into a mountain in Cuba's north-western region of Artemisa on Saturday morning, killing all eight personnel on board, the Ministry of Revolutionary Armed Forces said.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Myanmar military plane with 120 aboard goes missing

A military transport plane with 120 people on board went missing Wednesday on a flight from southern Myanmar to Yangon, a military spokesman said. There were fears it may have crashed into the ocean, since its route would have taken it over the Andaman Se

Author=


To Little Fanfare, Muammar el-Qaddafi’s Son Is Freed in Libya

A militia’s release of Seif al-Islam el-Qaddafi was a direct challenge to the International Criminal Court, which wants him tried on charges of war crimes.

Author=Nour Youssef


Family urges calm after Milwaukee ex-cop's acquittal

A Milwaukee jury on Wednesday acquitted a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that ignited riots on the city's north side. Jurors found that Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who is also black, was not guilty of first-degree

Author=ABC News


Grim Echoes for Families: An Officer Shoots and a Jury Acquits

A Minnesota police officer was acquitted in the shooting of Philando Castile, and some families saw a pattern. Few officers are charged, and fewer still convicted.

Author=Mitch Smith, Yamiche Alcindor and Jack Healy


A look at high-profile police-related deaths of US blacks

A Minnesota police officer was acquitted of manslaughter Friday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile, a black motorist who had just informed the officer that he was carrying a gun.

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Hundreds protest after officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Philandro Castile

A Minnesota police officer was cleared Friday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile, a black motorist whose death captured national attention when his girlfriend streamed the grim aftermath on Facebook.

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Mississippi shooting: 8 dead, including deputy sheriff; suspect in custody

A Mississippi deputy sheriff was among eight people shot and killed Saturday and a suspect in the murders is in custody, the Daily Leader reports.

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Mississippi lawmaker apologizes for calling for lynching

A Mississippi lawmaker has apologized for saying Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments, only after his comment sparked broad condemnation in both states.

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Mistaken shooter report locks down California Air Force base

A mistaken report of a shooter prompted the lockdown of Travis Air Force Base in California on Wednesday in the midst of an emergency training exercise, officials said. The base ordered people to shelter in place and lock their doors and windows. Gates we

Author=ABC News


O.C. coroner botches an ID, and a family buries a stranger, not their homeless son

A mixup by the Orange County coroner's office led a family to bury the wrong man.

Author=Frank Shyong


Landslide buries California's scenic highway in Big Sur

A monster of a landslide has buried a quarter-mile section of the scenic coastal highway in California's Big Sur region, piling fresh misery on a remote area that hasn't seen the road fully passable for months.

Author=Nicole Chavez, Keith Allen and Jason Hanna, CNN


Will Trump hit reset with Muslims?

A month after Donald Trump called for a "total and complete shutdown" of Muslims entering the US, a hijab-wearing American named Rose Hamid stood up in the grandstands a few rows behind the presidential candidate.

Author=Jeremy Diamond, CNN


Here's why Britain's election just became really unpredictable

A month ago, Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party was expected to win a landslide victory in the general election on June 8.

Author=Kim Hjelmgaard and


Another Confederate statue comes down in New Orleans

A monument of Confederate Gen. P.G.T Beauregard was removed by the City of New Orleans early Wednesday

Author=Jamiel Lynch and Darran Simon, CNN


Macron government denies ethical misstep by minister

A morality campaign by France's new government took a knock on Wednesday when media disclosed that one minister had rented business offices from his female partner, though the government defended him and said there was no cause for resignation.

Author=Richard Balmforth


Texas toddlers die 'after left intentionally in car for 15 hours'

A mother who 'intentionally' left the girls overnight to visit friends is charged in Texas.

Author=BBC News


Amsterdam Central Station incident: no indication of terror attack, police say

A motorist drove into pedestrians in Amsterdam Saturday and injured eight people, according to police who said there was “no indication whatsoever” the incident was a terrorist attack.

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Several dead, dozens missing after Colombia tourist boat sinks

A multi-story tourist boat packed with 170 passengers capsized near Medellin on Sunday

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3 dead, 30 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A multi-story tourist boat packed with about 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized on a reservoir near Medellin on Sunday, and police in Colombia said three people were dead and 30 missing.

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3 dead, 30 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A multi-story tourist ferry packed with about 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin on Sunday. Police said three people were dead and 30 missing.

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Myanmar army plane with over 100 on board missing after losing communication

A Myanmar army aircraft with 120 people on board, including soldiers, family members and aircraft staff, went missing on Wednesday on a flight from a southern town to the city of Yangon, the military and civil aviation officials said.

Author=Wa Lone


Myanmar military plane missing with 120 people aboard

A Myanmar military flight is missing with 120 people on board, a Myanmar military spokesman told CNN on Wednesday.

Author=Nyan Chan, CNN


Bronx Man Accused of Casing J.F.K. Airport for Potential Hezbollah Attack

A naturalized citizen from Lebanon was charged with aiding in terrorism by looking over security protocols at Kennedy International Airport and other sites for possible attacks.

Author=Benjamin Weiser


Defense Department identifies Navy SEAL killed in Somalia

A Navy SEAL who was killed in an operation against terrorist group al-Shabaab in Somalia earlier this week has been identified by the Department of Defense as Kyle Milliken, 38, of Falmouth, Maine..

Author=Barbara Starr and Miranda Green, CNN


Times Square maniac was allegedly attempting suicide-by-cop

A Navy washout on a suicide mission plowed his car through three blocks of sidewalk pedestrian traffic in Times Square on Thursday — killing a teenage tourist and injuring 22 others. “You were supp…

Author=Larry Celona, Tina Moore, Lorena Mongelli, Danika Fears


Caught on tape: Dem official says he's 'glad' Scalise got shot

A Nebraska Democratic Party official was removed from his post on Thursday after an audio recording surfaced of him saying he's “glad” House Majority Whip Steve Scalise got shot last week.

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Man Shot Dead After Allegedly Seen Trying To Drown Babies In Tub

A neighbor reportedly entered the home and shot Leland Foster after a child ran to him for help.

Author=Nina Golgowski


Senators Aim To Make It Harder For Trump Administration To Ease Russia Sanctions

A new amendment strengthens existing sanctions and imposes new sanctions for human rights abuses, supplying arms to Syria's regime and "malicious cyber activity" on behalf of the Russian government.

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Attorney General Orders Tougher Sentences, Rolling Back Obama Policy

A new directive from Jeff Sessions reverses Obama-era policies on charging and sentencing nonviolent drug offenders and orders federal prosecutors to seek harsher penalties.

Author=Rebecca R. Ruiz


What Happened in Macedonia, and Why

A new flare-up in a troubled democracy

Author=Valerie Hopkins


US coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon says

A new Pentagon report finds at least 352 civilians have been unintentionally killed by artillery and airstrikes in the U.S. coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in August 2014, according to the Pentagon. The U.S. military�

Author=ABC News


Syrian conflict moves into dangerous new territory

A new phase of the Syrian conflict has begun, one in which outside powers are stepping up their involvement as the pressure gathers on ISIS' last redoubts.

Author=Tim Lister, CNN


New photo as Princess Charlotte celebrates 2nd birthday

A new photo of Princess Charlotte has been released by Kensington Palace one day ahead of her second birthday. "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to share a new photograph of Princess Charlotte to mark her second birthday tomorrow,"

Author=ABC News


The Memo: Trump base shows signs of cracking

A new Reuters/IPSOS tracking poll, released Friday afternoon, showed the president with a job approval rating of 75 percent of Republicans.

Author=Niall Stanage


Texas 'sanctuary cities' law puts state at center of immigration debate

A new state law gets local law enforcement officials involved in federal immigration enforcement.

Author=Rick Jervis


Sanctuary city bans could spread to other states after Texas law signed

A new Texas law cracking down on ‘sanctuary cities’ could inspire other states to take a similar approach, even as the changes spur strong opposition from local Texas officials.

Author=Brooke Singman


Latest landslide adds to ‘unprecedented’ damage along scenic Highway 1 in Big Sur area

A new video highlights the damage a massive mudslide brought to Highway 1 in Monterey County.

Author=Joseph Serna, Bettina Boxall


Artist installs urinating dog to protest 'Fearless Girl' statue on Wall Street

A New York City artist briefly placed a small statue of a urinating dog next to Wall Street's “Fearless Girl” sculpture as a form of counter protest.

Author=Associated Press


Why Pence's frustration feels like déjà vu

A new, critical Trump administration vacancy. A vexed VP. And the domino effects of the special counsel investigation. It's all part of this week's "Inside Politics" forecast.

Author=John King, CNN Chief National Correspondent


New video captures kayaker's close encounter with shark

A newly-released video depicts the harrowing moment a great white shark confronts a kayaker in California's Monterey Bay. The shark knocked the kayaker into the water during the terrifying encounter, which took place this March. The victim can be see

Author=ABC News


Yanez dash cam tape, case evidence released

A nine-minute police dash cam video was the centerpiece for both prosecutors and the defense team in the high-profile manslaughter trial of Jeronimo Yanez, and on Tuesday that tape was released so members of the public can view it and make up their own

Author=TEGNA


Noose Found Inside National Museum of African American History and Culture

A noose has been found hanging inside the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, and U.S. Park Police are investigating.

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Noose found inside African American museum in DC

A noose was found at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC on Wednesday, the museum said in a statement. This is the second incident in the last week of a noose being found on Smithsonian properties.

Author=CNN staff


Noose found inside African-American museum in DC

A noose was found at the National Museum of African-American History and Culture in Washington, DC on Wednesday, the museum said in a statement. This is the second incident in the last week of a noose being found on Smithsonian properties.

Author=CNN staff


'Pizzagate' Gunman in DC Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison

A North Carolina man who fired an assault rifle inside a District of Columbia restaurant during his investigation of a conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" was sentenced Thursday to four years in prison.<br /><br />U.S.

Author=Associated Press


Bahamas shark bites off North Carolina woman's arm

A North Carolina woman's Bahamas vacation turned into a nightmare after she said a shark attacked her last week, biting off her right arm.

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N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby w

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North Korea sends protest to Congress over sanctions

A North Korean parliamentary committee sent a rare letter of protest to the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday over its new package of tougher sanctions.

Author=Associated Press


A North Korean university keeps drawing US evangelicals to teach — despite the risks

A North Korean university attracts a steady stream of devout American Christians.

Author=James Pearson and Ju-min Park, Reuters


What the hell is going on with the Nebraska Democratic Party?

A now-former party official was caught on tape recently celebrating the June 14 politically motivated assassination attempt on Republican me...

Author=Becket Adams


Missing U.S. sailors found dead after collision with merchant ship off coast of Japan

A number of the sailors were found in the berthing compartments of the ship that flooded after the collision, which occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


ISIS Blasts Kill Dozens at Family Gatherings, This Time in Iraq

A pair of attacks shook Baghdad on Tuesday, in one instance killing children out for ice cream with their families — creating a wrenching scene like that in Manchester last week.

Author=Russell Goldman


First on CNN: Senators asked Comey to investigate AG Jeff Sessions

A pair of Democratic senators asked then-FBI Director James Comey to investigate Attorney General Jeff Sessions, amid concerns that he may have had an additional meeting with the Russian ambassador the US, Sergey Kislyak, according to letters obtained by

Author=Ted Barrett and Tom LoBianco, CNN


Escaped Georgia inmates captured after chase

A pair of inmates from Georgia suspected of killing two corrections officers during their escape from a prisoner bus this week have been captured in Tennessee after a chase that involved gunfire, authorities said.

Author=Steve Almasy, CNN


Suicide bombings kill 3 officers at Jakarta bus station, police say

A pair of suicide bombers struck a bus station Wednesday in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, police said.

Author=Holly Yan and Yosef Riadi, CNN


Knife-waving Palestinian woman fatally shot by Israeli police

A Palestinian woman was fatally shot by Israeli police after she tried to attack a border officer at the Jerusalem Damascus Gate entrance.

Author=Reuven Blau


A 20-Pound Lobster Impresses Airport Security, but It’s No Record Breaker

A passenger took the colossal crustacean through Boston Logan International Airport, but it was no match for Big Jake.

Author=Matthew Haag


Penn State frat brother says others dismissed pleas to call 911

A Penn State frat brother says his repeated pleas to call 911 during February’s hazing were scorned as an overreaction.

Author=Meera Jagannathan


‘Heart-wrenching and incomprehensible’: 18 fraternity members charged in Penn State hazing death

A Penn State student's fraternity associates did not call for help until many hours after he was forced to drink excessively at the fraternity and fell multiple times, a grand jury investigation concluded. He died of his injuries.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/susan.kinzie


‘Heart-wrenching and incomprehensible’: 18 fraternity members charged in Penn State hazing death

A Penn State student's fraternity associates did not call for help until many hours after he was ordered to drink excessively at the fraternity and fell multiple times, a grand jury investigation concluded. He died of his injuries.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/susan.kinzie


‘Heart-wrenching and incomprehensible’: 18 fraternity members charged in Penn State hazing death

A Penn State student's friends did not call for help until many hours after he was forced to drink excessively at a fraternity and fell multiple times, a grand jury investigation concluded. He died of his injuries.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/susan.kinzie


Charges filed against Penn State fraternity, 18 members in death of pledge

A Penn State University fraternity and 18 members are facing charges in the February death of a student who fell down stairs during an off-campus pledge ...

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Penn State fraternity and 18 of its members are charged in student's death

A Penn State University fraternity pledge had toxic levels of alcohol in his body and was badly injured in a series of falls.

Author=Associated Press


A DoD investigation found more than 100 civilians were killed during a U.S. airstrike in Mosul

A Pentagon investigation has found that more than 100 civilians were killed after the U.S. dropped a bomb on a building in Mosul, Iraq, in March.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Sheriff David Clarke won't take a role with DHS: Report

A person close to the matter told the Washington Post that delays in appointing Clarke were part of the reason why he opted out.

Author=Daniel Chaitin


Trump's lawyer defends posting photo of daughter in lingerie

A personal lawyer for President Donald Trump who posted a picture of his daughter wearing lingerie from a modeling shoot is firing back at critics on Twitter.

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Few Overseas Have Faith in Trump’s Leadership, Survey Finds

A Pew Research Center poll found that President Trump and his policies are broadly unpopular around the world, especially among some of America’s closest allies.

Author=Peter Baker


'Why is your husband mowing the lawn?': Three Hills tornado photo creates bit of a storm

A photo of a man in Alberta mowing a lawn with a tornado swirling behind him has been causing a bit of a storm on social media. Cecilia Wessels snapped the picture of her husband, Theunis, on Frida…

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Canada's mowing man and tornado photo goes viral

A photo of an Alberta man calmly cutting his lawn in extreme weather causes a storm on social media.

Author=BBC News


Trubama? Obama, Trudeau meet for a casual dinner date - The Boston Globe

A photo that emerged from a Tuesday-night dinner between former president Barack Obama and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has generated some old-fashioned Internet buzz.

Author=Dugan Arnett


2 'missing' in Teterboro Airport crash

A pilot and co-pilot aboard a Learjet that crashed Monday afternoon near Teterboro Airport were "missing," Carlstadt Mayor Craig Lahullier said.

Author=Chris Boyette and Darran Simon, CNN


Debris found in Bahamas from plane carrying four people

A plane carrying a woman from New York, her two young sons and a friend is believed missing in The Bahamas, the U.S. Coast Guard says

Author=Linda Trischitta


Military: Cuba plane crash kills 8 troops

A plane carrying eight members of the Cuban military crashed Saturday in a mountainous part of Cuba, killing everyone on board, the military said.

Author=Patrick Oppmann, CNN


Russian defense minister's plane buzzed by NATO jet: agencies

A plane carrying Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu was buzzed by a NATO F-16 fighter jet as it flew over the Baltic Sea, but was seen off by a Russian Sukhoi-27 military jet, Russian news agencies reported on Wednesday.

Author=Reuters Editorial


2 dead as jet crashes on approach to Teterboro

A plane crashed in an industrial area of Carlstadt just short of the runway at Teterboro Airport on afternoon, causing several buildings to catch fire.

Author=Spencer Kent | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com


‘Please stop politicizing our son’s murder’ - The Boston Globe

A plea from the parents of Seth Rich, who was killed in Washington, D.C., in 2016.

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Pigeon 'caught with backpack of drugs'

A pocket holding 178 pills was strapped to the bird which was caught near the Iraq border - report.

Author=BBC News


Officer attacked with hammer by Notre Dame in Paris

A police officer shot and wounded a man who attacked him with a hammer near Notre Dame Cathedral on Tuesday, Paris police and a police union official said.

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Attacker uses hammer on officers near Notre Dame in Paris

A police officer shot and wounded a man who attacked officers with a hammer near Notre Dame Cathedral on Tuesday, Paris police and a police union official said.

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Police officer, others injured in Munich subway shooting

A police officer was shot in the head after a man grabbed her service pistol and opened fire, also injuring two bystanders, in an incident at a Munich subway station early Tuesday morning, police said.

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NATO jet intercepts Russian minister's plane

A Polish NATO F-16 fighter jet tried to intercept the plane of Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in the Baltic Sea Wednesday, according to Russian state media.

Author=Zachary Cohen and Pamela Boykoff, CNN


Russian YouTuber reportedly convicted for playing Pokemon Go in church

A popular Russian YouTuber played Pokemon Go in a church -- and now faces a 3 1/2-year suspended sentence.

Author=Alexandra Larkin and Sophie Lewis, CNN


Family of girl dragged by sea lion blasted for reckless behavior

A port official slammed the family of a young girl for their “reckless behavior” after a video captured a sea lion dragging her from a dock.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde


These 8th-graders from New Jersey refused to be photographed with Paul Ryan

A portion of the class decided to snub the House speaker after running into him during a trip to the nation’s capital.

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Noose found at African American museum in DC

A portion of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., closed for nearly three hours on Wednesday after a noose was found in the gallery, officials said. The museum, located on the National Mall ne

Author=ABC News


Army installation in Alabama locked down over 'possible active shooter'

A possible active shooter was reported at a U.S. Army installation in Alabama on Tuesday.

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Trump Meets Palestinian Leader Abbas and Wants Mideast Peace Deal

A possible step in the direction of peace will be the U.S. president's meeting with Palestinian Authority counterpart Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday.

Author=F. Brinley Bruton


Bomb unit declares package safe

A possible suspicious package is declared safe after army experts were called in.

Author=BBC News


North Korean Nuclear Program Talks? Secret Negotiations Happening With The US — Report

A possible thaw in U.S.-North Korean relations? Report says private negotiations on nuclear program underway.

Author=Joe Difazio


Huge bomb blast kills at least 80, wounds more than 300 hundred in Afghan capital

A powerful car bomb exploded in the center of Afghanistan's capital on Wednesday, killing or wounding dozens of people.

Author=CNBC


McCain: I Can't Guarantee to World Leaders Trump Always Listens to His Advisers

A pre-emptive strike against North Korea to stop its nuclear missile program should be the "very last option" the United States uses to deal with the threat, Sen. John McCain said Sunday.In an interview on CNN's "State of the Union,&qu

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On World Press Freedom Day, Mexico Is Still Failing Its Journalists in Face of Deadly Violence: Report

A press freedom group blasted the Mexican state for its failure to end impunity for violence against journalists.

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Whipped cream dispenser explodes, killing French Instagram fitness model

A pressurized canister accident left Rebecca Burger in cardiac arrest resulting in her death.

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Cell phone video captures shooting inside Nissan dealership

A private investigator says a shooting at a Texas car dealership that left three men dead involved two investigators who had confronted a fugitive wanted in Minnesota on several felony charges.

Author=TEGNA


Crash kills two on plane that flew from Hanscom

A private jet that had landed at a Massachusetts airport just hours earlier crashed near a small airport in New Jersey yesterday, killing two crew members and sparking a fire that sent thick, black smoke spewing into the air.There were no passengers aboar

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Prince Philip: A duty to Queen and country

A profile of the Duke of Edinburgh, who is standing down from public life from the autumn.

Author=BBC News


Single-payer healthcare plan advances in California Senate — without a way to pay its $400-billion tab

A proposal to adopt a single-payer healthcare system for California took an initial step forward Thursday when the state Senate approve...

Author=Patrick McGreevy


Trump’s new opioids strategy ‘devastates’ advocates

A proposal to slash funding for the drug control office is the latest worrying sign, advocates say.

Author=Dan Diamond


A public Gulf Arab feud is rattling Trump's attempt to tip the balance of power against Iran

A public feud between Qatar and some of its Gulf Arab neighbors is jolting the attempt to tip the regional balance of power against Tehran.

Author=Sylvia Westall and Tom Finn, Reuters


Oscar Lopez Rivera gets place of honor at NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade

A Puerto Rican nationalist who served 35 years in prison for his ties to the FALN terror group stepped off at the head of New York City's Puerto Rican Day Parade Sunday, with a top city official by his side.

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Trump targets ‘negative press covfefe’ in garbled midnight tweet

A puzzling midnight tweet from President Trump gets a lot of attention.

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6 things to watch: Montana special election

A race for an open House seat in Montana took a jaw-dropping twist when a reporter alleged that Republican candidate Greg Gianforte "body slammed" him and broke his glasses on the eve of Election Day.

Author=Lauren Fox, CNN


Raging forest fire kills 61 in Portugal; many as they fled

A raging forest fire in central Portugal sent flames sweeping over roads, killing at least 61 people, many of them trapped in their cars as they tried to flee, officials said Sunday. The country’s prime minister called it “the biggest tragedy” that

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Portugal wildfire leaves 43 people dead

A raging wildfire killed 43 people in Portugal, with some victims burned to death in their cars as they tried to flee, officials said.

Author=Julia Jones and Nicole Chavez, CNN


Portugal fire leaves 57 people dead

A raging wildfire killed 57 people and injured dozens more in Portugal, with some victims burned to death in their cars as they tried to flee, officials said.

Author=Julia Jones and Nicole Chavez, CNN


Portugal fire leaves 62 people dead

A raging wildfire killed 58 people and injured dozens more in Portugal, with some victims burned to death in their cars as they tried to flee, officials said.

Author=Julia Jones, Nicole Chavez and Chandrika Narayan, CNN


Ransomware virus hits computer servers across the globe

A ransomware attack hit computers across the world on Tuesday, taking out servers at Russia's biggest oil company, disrupting operations at Ukrainian banks, and shutting down computers at multinational shipping and advertising firms.

Author=Jack Stubbs and Pavel Polityuk


China rappers to Seoul: 'Big brother' opposes missile shield

A rap group backed by China’s government is warning South Korea in a music video that “you’re going too far” with the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system, as Beijing seeks to bring its state-supported cultural forces to bear in the interna

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In rare feud, Singapore PM Lee under attack by his siblings

A rare feud between Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his siblings has publicized the deep divisions weighing on the island-nation's first family

Author=Nyshka Chandran


'Disgruntled Employee' At Orlando Business Kills 5 People, Authorities Say

A recently fired employee of Fiamma Inc. returned to his former workplace near Orlando, Fla., and fatally shot five people before killing himself, according to local law enforcement.

Author=Camila Domonoske


Sheriff: Fired worker had plan to kill former co-workers

A recently fired worker from an awning company in Florida followed through with a plan to kill his former colleagues, singling out five and fatally shooting them in the head before taking his own life, authorities said. John Robert Neumann Jr. shot and ki

Author=ABC News


Sheriff: Fired worker had plan to kill former co-workers

A recently fired worker from an awning company in Florida followed through with a plan to kill his former colleagues, singling out five and fatally shooting them in the head before taking his own life, authorities said. John Robert Neumann Jr., 45, shot a

Author=ABC News


It’s so hot in Phoenix that airplanes can’t fly

A record-breaking heat wave is sweeping the Southwest.

Author=


No clear path for Trump to quell uproar over Comey

A reeling White House has no obvious path out of one of the most intense self-imposed crises in modern political history, as the shockwaves of President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey intensify.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Somalia says regional al-Shabab leader is killed in raid

A regional leader of the al-Shabab extremist group has been killed in a raid by Somalia’s military, the government announced Sunday, as the country’s new offensive against the fighters moves ahead.

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Trump joins A-list crowd at Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's wedding

A regular wedding crasher at his private clubs, the president Saturday night took his motorcade a few blocks from the White House.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/darrensamuelsohn


On World Press Freedom Day, PM Modi's Support For 'Free And Vibrant' Media Means Precious Little

A report found 54 attacks on Indian journalists in the last 16 months alone.

Author=Somak Ghoshal


The Family Of A Murdered DNC Staffer Has Refuted A Report Linking His Death To Wikileaks

A report on Monday evening claimed to find links between slain DNC staffer Seth Rich and Wikileaks. But Rich's family told BuzzFeed News, 'we see no facts, we have seen no evidence, we have been appro

Author=Alex Campbell


Analysis | Breitbart’s frustration with President Trump just boiled over

A reporter Trump-friendly news site got into a tense exchange with White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets

A representative from President Donald Trump's legal team said Trump is not under investigation, despite the President tweeting "I am being investigated" this week.

Author=Eli Watkins, CNN


GOP rep. dismisses Mueller probe: 'What the hell are we investigating?'

A Republican congressman on Monday dismissed the special counsel probing Russia’s interference in the United States presidential election.

Author=Mallory Shelbourne


GOP rep. dismisses Mueller probe: 'What the hell are we investigating?'

A Republican congressman on Monday dismissed the special counseling probing Russia’s interference in the United States presidential election.

Author=Mallory Shelbourne


Texas legislators scuffle after Republican calls immigration agents

A Republican says Democrats threatened his life after he called immigration officers on protesters.

Author=BBC News


Request an early sign of ties between Flynn, top Russian

A request from Donald Trump's transition team stands out as an early warning about ties between the president-elect's choice for national security adviser, Mike Flynn, and a top Russian official.

Author=


15 still missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A rescue operation is underway in Colombia after a tourist boat with about 150 people on board sank in a reservoir near Medellin.

Author=Luis Benavides and Christine Armario


Three people dead and 30 missing after tourist boat sinks near Medellin, Colombia

A rescue operation was underway in Colombia after a tourist boat with about 150 people on board sank in a reservoir near Medellin.

Author=Associated Press


What’s next for the Bill Cosby sex-assault case?

A retrial is expected to bear many similarities to the first trial, but there might be key differences that could affect the outcome.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/manuel.roigfranzia


Anti-Sharia groups, counterprotesters clash

A right-wing group protesting Islamic law, or Sharia, on Saturday clashed with counterdemonstrators in Seattle, Minneapolis and other cities.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Tony Marco, CNN


Decision to appoint special counsel casts doubt on congressional plans for probes

A rising chorus of voices on Capitol Hill were calling Wednesday for investigations into President Trump’s sharing of classified information with Russia, his former national security adviser and his firing of FBI director James Comey.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis, https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367


Decision to appoint special counsel casts doubt on congressional plans for probes

A rising chorus of voices on Capitol Hill were calling Wednesday for investigations into President Trump’s sharing of classified information with Russia, his former national security adviser and his firing of FBI James Comey.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis, https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367


Police chief, two nursing home workers killed; gunman found dead

A roundup of news from across the nation.

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First Read's Morning Clips: Only 29% Approve of Comey Firing

A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day

Author=NBC News


First Read's Morning Clips: Kushner Under Scrutiny

A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day, from NBC's First Read team.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


First Read's Morning Clips: Trump Blasts 'Evil Losers'

A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


First Read's Morning Clips: Previewing the Sessions Testimony

A roundup of the most important political news story of the day

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Court rules against Kremlin critic Navalny, orders graft allegation video redacted

A Russian court ruled on Wednesday against Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in a defamation lawsuit brought by one of Russia's richest businessmen, ordering a popular online video detailing the offending allegations to be redacted.

Author=Andrew Osborn


Russian jet intercepts US bomber

A Russian fighter jet intercepted a US bomber over the Baltic Sea in international waters on Tuesday, according to a statement from the Russian Defense Ministry that was published on state news agency TASS.

Author=Zachary Cohen and Barbara Starr, CNN


Russian jet flies within 20 feet of US Navy plane

A Russian military jet "came within approximately 20 feet" of a US Navy P-8A Poseidon surveillance plane while it was flying in international airspace over the Black Sea earlier this week, US Navy Capt. Pamela Kunze told CNN on Friday.

Author=Ryan Browne and Zachary Cohen, CNN


Russian fighter jet flies five feet from US aircraft

A Russian Su-27 fighter jet flew within five feet of a US Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance aircraft on Monday over the Baltic Sea, according to a US official, an encounter that was assessed to be "unsafe."

Author=Zachary Cohen and Ryan Browne, CNN


A Sad Tale of a Chinese Counterintelligence Triumph

A Sad Tale of a Chinese Counterintelligence Triumph At some point during the Trump administration, we’re going to hear about something going terribly wrong in the intelligence community. It’s just the way it is; this is exceptionally difficult work

Author=Jim Geraghty


Gulf crisis: A battle for the future of the Middle East and the Muslim world

A Saudi and UAE-led campaign to force Qatar to halt its support for Islamists and militants is little else than a struggle to establish a Saudi-do...

Author=James M. Dorsey


Tex. state rep sparks outrage after calling immigration officials

A scuffle broke out between two Texas state representatives on the House floor Monday.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde


Tropical storm warning issued for Caribbean islands

A second system continues to brew near the Gulf of Mexico.

Author=Beau Evans


Harlem A train derailment injures 34 riders, disrupts service

A section of a subway train flew off the tracks in Harlem Tuesday — injuring 34 people.

Author=Dan Rivoli


Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

A security official says suspected jihadists in Mali’s capital have attacked a resort that is popular with foreigners on the weekends.

Author=


Senate Republicans back off proposed restrictions on media

A Senate official familiar with administrative discussions said, “Everything you did before, you can still do.”

Author=Alexander Bolton


Rep. Eliot Engel: Trump plotting to 'pay back the Kremlin' for 2016 cyberattacks

A senior House Democrat accused President Trump of planning "to pay back the Kremlin" for the Russian-linked cyberattacks against the Dem...

Author=Joel Gehrke


N. Korea to Talk With U.S. If Terms Right, Yonhap Says

A senior North Korean official said his country would be willing to talk to the U.S. government if conditions were right, according to South Korean news agency Yonhap.

Author=Hooyeon Kim


Trump, Netanyahu spoke via phone amid talk of intelligence leak

A senior source in Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's office told ABC News that President Trump spoke with Netanyahu yesterday about his upcoming trip to Israel.

Author=ABC News


Top U.S. Diplomat Warns China to Do More to Curtail North Korea

A senior U.S. diplomat warned China to do more to curtail North Korea’s nuclear threat even while lauding some steps taken since President Donald Trump took office.

Author=


Cyclone churns towards Bangladesh as storm toll reaches at least 201 in Sri Lanka, India

A severe and intensifying cyclone churned north towards Bangladesh on Monday after heavy rain in Sri Lanka and thunderstorms in eastern India killed at least 201 people, with more torrential downpours forecast.

Author=Ruma Paul and Dinuka Liyanawatte


For Respected Israeli News Programs, an ‘Undignified’ End

A shake-up of the Israel Broadcasting Authority has been decades in the making, but the way it is unfolding appears chaotic and uncertain.

Author=Isabel Kershner


Shooting in San Francisco prompts police to issue shelter in place warning

A shelter in place order was tweeted by San Francisco police after a shooting downtown

Author=Joseph Serna


Sheriff: Lawmen 'desperately' searching for killer inmates

A sheriff said officers were "desperately" searching Tuesday for two inmates who somehow got through a gate inside a prison bus, killed two guards and got away. "My biggest worry is they're going to kill somebody else," Putnam Cou

Author=ABC News


Sheriff's deputy, 7 others killed in Mississippi shootings

A sheriff's deputy and seven other people were shot dead overnight in southern Mississippi, authorities said Sunday.

Author=Joe Sterling, CNN


Helicopter crew warns paddle-boarders about nearby sharks

A sheriff’s helicopter crew warned a group of paddle-boarders to get out of the ocean after spotting more than a dozen great white sharks along the Southern California coast.

Author=


Resorts World Manila: Gunfire came from robber, police say

A shooting at a sprawling Manila resort that caused hundreds of people to stampede was a robbery attempt by one person and not a terrorist attack, Philippines National Police Chief Ronald Dela Rosa said Friday.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Resorts World Manila: Gunfire came from robber, police say

A shooting at a sprawling Manila resort that caused hundreds of people to stampede was an attempt by a lone thief to rob gamblers and not a terrorist attack, Philippines National Police Chief Ronald Dela Rosa said Friday.

Author=Ralph Ellis and Holly Yan, CNN


Why Trump's combative trade stance makes US farmers nervous

A sizable majority of rural Americans backed Donald Trump’s presidential bid, drawn to his calls to slash environmental rules, strengthen law enforcement and replace the federal health care law.

Author=


Seth Rich’s parents speak out against ‘unspeakably cruel’ conspiracy theories

A slew of recent, unfounded stories about the death of former DNC staffer Seth Rich has led his parents to write an op-ed condemning the commentary.

Author=


Wall St. dips after Fed rate hike; tech slumps again

A slide in technology stocks pulled down the Nasdaq Composite on Wednesday and the S&P 500 ended slightly lower, as investors worried about the pace of economic growth after weaker-than-expected inflation numbers and an interest rate hike from the Fed

Author=Lewis Krauskopf


Threat closes Washington college after protests over race

A small college in Washington state closed abruptly Thursday in response to a threat following a recent series of protests that have drawn national attention to student allegations of racism on the progressive campus.

Author=


Senate health-care bill faces serious resistance from GOP moderates

A small group of centrists, worried that Medicaid cuts would fray the social safety net, could prove pivotal.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/eilperin


Trevor Noah wants to know what's in the Senate GOP's secret health-care bill, and he's hardly alone

A small group of Senate Republicans is writing the Senate version of the House GOP's American Health Care Act behind tightly closed doors, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell plans to push the bill through this month with zero public hearings,

Author=


1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California and will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history, lottery officials said Sunday. The winning ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor

Author=ABC News


South African big game Theunis Botha hunter crushed by elephant

A South African big game hunter was crushed to death by an elephant on a Zimbabwe game reserve, according to South African outlet News 24.

Author=Mary Bowerman


Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to murdering 7

A South Carolina man accused of killing seven people -- including four in 2003 and three others whose bodies were found on his property in November -- pleaded guilty Friday to seven counts of murder.

Author=


South Carolina man accused of chaining woman 'like a dog' pleads guilty to 7 murders

A South Carolina man who was arrested last year for allegedly holding a woman chained inside a storage container and then linked to seven murders pleaded guilty on Friday.

Author=


Port of Charleston terminal cleared after 'potential threat'

A South Carolina port terminal was briefly evacuated because of a "potential threat" in a container ship, then reopened early Thursday after authorities scanned it and cleared it.

Author=Faith Karimi and Dave Alsup, CNN


Subway Derailment in Manhattan Injures Dozens

A southbound A train between 135th Street and 125th Street came off the tracks and crashed into a wall; the Fire Department said 34 people were injured.

Author=Marc Santora and Luis Ferré-Sadurní


California's Jimmy Gomez wins Democratic fight for House seat

A Southern California legislator backed by the Democratic establishment and supporters of Bernie Sanders won an open U.S. House seat Tuesday.

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California legislator wins Democratic fight for House seat

A Southern California legislator backed by the Democratic establishment and supporters of Bernie Sanders won an open U.S. House seat Tuesday. State Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez on Tuesday defeated rival Robert Lee Ahn to claim the seat in the 34th Congressiona

Author=ABC News


Caught on video: Fistfight erupts on Southwest jet as it taxis to gate in Burbank, Calif.

A Southwest Airlines jet coming into the gate at a California airport was the scene of a full-blown fistfight, another on-plane incident that was caught on cellphone video.

Author=Matthew Diebel


SpaceX chalks up successful launch, landing after two-day delay

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket boosted a cargo ship into orbit Saturday for a two-day fight to the International Space Station

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SpaceX Launches US Spy Satellite on Secret Mission, Nails Rocket Landing

A SpaceX Falcon rocket lifted off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Monday (May 1) to boost a classified spy satellite into orbit for the U.S. military, then turned around and touched down at a nearby landing pad.

Author=Irene Klotz


Sen. Schumer: No Trump FBI pick unless special prosecutor named

A special prosecutor should be named to take over Russia probe, Sen. Schumer says.

Author=Erin Durkin


After Surprise Announcement, Gunfire Erupts Once More In Ivory Coast

A spokesman for disgruntled soldiers, who settled a mutiny months ago in return for promised payments, recently said they'd dropped their demands. This clearly came as news to the soldiers.

Author=Colin Dwyer


DNC Staffer's Murder Draws Fresh Conspiracy Theories

A spokesman for the family of a young Democratic National Committee staffer who was murdered last year said Tuesday that a conservative businessman had paid for a private investigation into the unsolved slaying that has ignited right-wing conspiracy theor

Author=Alex Seitz-Wald


Sense of Crisis Deepens as Trump Defends F.B.I. Firing

A spokeswoman also said that the recommendation from the deputy attorney general to fire James B. Comey had not been made at the president’s direction.

Author=Michael D. Shear, Jennifer Steinhauer and Matt Flegenheimer


Geneva hospital standoff ends with jail inmate dead: Officials

A standoff involving a Kane County inmate holding an employee at a Geneva hospital hostage ended late Saturday afternoon with the inmate dead, officials said.

Author=Steve Lord


‘This ain’t right!’: Bill Cosby’s attorney calls assault claim a lie

A startling scene as Cosby's defense rests its case after just six minutes.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/manuel.roigfranzia


Iran Nuclear Deal Will Remain for Now, White House Signals

A statement on Iran came two days before Iranian elections, and just before President Trump’s first overseas trip as president.

Author=Gardiner Harris and David E. Sanger


GOP Rep. Collins: London mayor started feud with Trump

A staunch supporter of President Donald Trump said Tuesday that it was London Mayor Sadiq Khan, not Trump, who sparked the feud between the two leaders.

Author=Eugene Scott and Betsy Klein, CNN


Trump governs as he campaigned: Unconventionally and unpredictably

A steep learning curve has created obstacles, but the president resists changing style.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/danbalzwapo


Deadly storms hit several states

A string of deadly storms over the weekend spawned tornadoes and caused flooding that left a deadly trail of devastation in four states.

Author=Jay Croft and Amanda Jackson, CNN


Colombia: Bombing at mall kills 3, including French woman

A strong explosion from a bomb rocked one of the busiest shopping centers in Colombia's capital Saturday, killing three people, including a 23-year-old French woman, and injuring nine others, authorities said. Witnesses told of being evacuated from m

Author=ABC News


UT Austin stabbing spree: 1 killed, 3 others wounded, suspect in custody

A student at the University of Texas Austin attacked his fellow undergraduates Monday with what authorities described as a Bowie-style hunting knife, killing one man and injuring three others.

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Police: Motive unclear for University of Texas stabbings

A student with a large hunting knife stabbed at least four people on the University of Texas campus, killing one and seriously wounding the others before surrendering to police, authorities said.

Author=


Police: Motive unclear for University of Texas stabbings

A student with a large hunting knife stabbed at least four people on the University of Texas campus, killing one and seriously wounding the others before surrendering to police, authorities said. There was no immediate word about a motive. Student Rachel

Author=ABC News


Police: Motive unclear for University of Texas stabbings

A student with a large hunting knife stabbed at least four people on the University of Texas campus, killing one and seriously wounding the others.

Author=Jim Vertuno


Missile Defense Test Succeeds, Pentagon Says, Amid Tensions With North Korea

A successful test was vital for the Defense Department’s beleaguered multibillion-dollar program.

Author=Helene Cooper and David E. Sanger


Missile Defense Test Succeeds, Pentagon Says, Amid Tensions With North Korea

A successful test was vital for the Defense Department’s beleaguered program, but even advocates stop short of arguing that it can now provide a defensive shield.

Author=Helene Cooper and David E. Sanger


Afghanistan explosion: Blast kills 80 near diplomatic area

A suicide bomb attack hit near the German Embassy in Kabul during rush hour Wednesday morning, killing 80 people close to a highly secure diplomatic area, Afghan officials said.

Author=Ehsan Popalzai and Faith Karimi, CNN


Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday.

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday.

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid ar

Author=ABC News


Kabul bombing a reminder of US' longest war

A suicide bombing in Kabul on Wednesday that claimed the lives of more than 90 people and injured at least 11 US contractors was the latest jolt to Washington that the US is still fighting its longest war in Afghanistan 16 years after it began.

Author=Jeremy Herb, CNN


Softer U.S. Inflation Puts Fed Tightening Way Ahead of Schedule

A surprise slowdown in U.S. inflation so far this year is tightening monetary conditions a lot faster than Federal Reserve officials wanted.

Author=Matthew Boesler


Sheriff’s deputy among 8 dead in Mississippi shootings, police say

A suspect has been taken into custody.

Author=


Suspect dead in Brussels Central Station terror attack

A suspect was fatally shot at Brussels Central Station Tuesday after a failed bombing that Belgian authorities are calling a terrorist attack.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg and Nancy Coleman, CNN


Suspect shot in Brussels Central Station terror attack

A suspect was shot at Brussels Central Station Tuesday after a failed bombing that Belgian authorities are calling a terrorist attack.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg and Nancy Coleman, CNN


Suspected NKorea drone photographed US missile-defense site

A suspected North Korean drone had photographed a U.S. missile defense shield in South Korea before it crashed near the border where it was found last week, the Defense Ministry said Tuesday.

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Suspected North Korea drone spied on U.S. anti-missile system: South Korea officials

A suspected North Korean drone had taken photographs of an advanced U.S. anti-missile battery in South Korea before it crashed on its way home, the South Korean military said on Tuesday.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defense site

A suspected North Korean drone photographed a U.S. missile defense system in South Korea before it crashed near the border where it was found last week, Seoul’s Defense Ministry said Tuesday.

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North Korean drone took bad photos of U.S. missile defense, then crashed

A suspected North Korean drone was found with photos of THAAD by South Korean military officials after it crashed near the nations' mutual border.

Author=Tom O'Connor


Suspected suicide bomb in Jakarta kills policeman, injures 4

A suspected suicide bombing near a bus terminal in Indonesia’s capital Wednesday night killed a policeman and injured four other officers, police said.

Author=


Suspected suicide bomb in Jakarta kills policeman, injures 9

A suspected suicide bombing near a bus terminal in Indonesia’s capital Wednesday night killed a policeman and injured nine other people, including four officers, police said.

Author=


Russian found guilty of inciting religious hatred — for playing ‘Pokémon Go’ in church

A suspended sentence was handed down under a law inspired by scandalous punk band Pussy Riot

Author=https://www.facebook.com/david.filipov


Sixty-acre brush fire in Black Canyon City considered suspicious

A suspicious brush fire that sparked Saturday afternoon just east of Black Canyon City reignited hours after it was contained.

Author=Morgan Tanabe


Texas teacher's 'most likely to become a terrorist' award for student draws backlash

A teacher at a Texas school was suspended after she presented a student with Most likely to become a terrorist award on Tuesday, the family said.

Author=


Egypt bus attack: Coptic Christians targeted, at least 28 killed

A team of gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians south of Cairo Friday, killing at least 28, including children, and wounding 22 other people, Egyptian officials confirmed.

Author=


Egypt attack: Gunfire on bus carrying Coptic Christians kills at least 26

A team of gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians traveling just south of Cairo Friday, killing at least 26 people, including children, and wounding 25 other people, Egyptian officials confirmed.

Author=


Video shows a teen falling off a Six Flags ride - and a crowd gathering to catch her

A teenage girl escaped serious injury Saturday evening after falling 25 feet from an amusement park ride in upstate New York - and into the arms of a crowd that had gathered below to catch her. The dramatic fall and rescue was captured on video by at lea

Author=Amy B Wang, The Washington Post


Sheriff: Teen injured after fall from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'

A teenager fell from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night.

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Apple sold fewer iPhones this quarter but made more per device

A telling sign for the iPhone 8

Author=Nick Statt


Hannover evacuates 50,000 over 'World War Two bombs'

A tenth of the city are leaving their homes while suspected World War Two bombs are defused.

Author=BBC News


Hannover evacuates 50,000 over World War Two bombs

A tenth of the city's population leave their homes while multiple World War Two bombs are defused.

Author=BBC News


U.S. shipping terminal reopens after 'dirty bomb' threat

A terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina will reopen and the safety zone has been lifted, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday, after investigating a threat of a "dirty bomb" on a container ship.

Author=Reuters Editorial


US shipping terminal reopens after 'dirty bomb' threat

A terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina will reopen and the safety zone has been lifted, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.

Author=CNBC


Manchester attack will change focus of Trump’s NATO meeting

A terrorist attack at a concert in Manchester, England, is shifting the focus of President Trump’s first meeting with NATO members.

Author=Rebecca Kheel


Live Nation: Ariana Grande world tour suspended following Manchester attack

A terrorist attack outside the “Dangerous Woman” singer’s concert killed at least 22 people.

Author=Jacob Passy


Texas 4-year-old dies in rare ‘dry drowning’ case

A Texas boy drown nearly a week after he went swimming, and his parents are trying to prevent other kids from suffering the same fate.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


State lawmaker says he received racist calls after House floor scuffle

A Texas lawmaker said his office received racist phone calls on Monday evening, just hours after a fight broke out on the floor of the state's House of Representatives. Democratic Texas Rep. Cesar Blanco said the scuffle between lawmakers -- which re

Author=ABC News


Texas mother jailed in deaths of 2 toddlers left in car 15 hours: police

A Texas mother is accused of intentionally leaving her two young daughters inside a car for more than 15 hours, leading to their deaths.

Author=ABC News


Texas mom accused of leaving two toddlers in hot car on purpose

A Texas mother was arrested in the deaths of her 2-year-old daughter and 1-year-old son, who police say were left in a hot car to teach a 'lesson.'

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Mother arrested after children die in hot car

A Texas mother whose two children died in a hot car is arrested after authorities say she left them there on purpose to teach one of them a "lesson."

Author=Dakin Andone, CNN


Texas mom left kids in hot car as punishment, officials say

A Texas woman told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in a hot car where they died last month to teach the girl a lesson and that they didn't lock themselves in, as she initially reported, according to sheriff�

Author=ABC News


2 killed in stabbing on MAX train in Northeast Portland as man directs slurs at Muslim women, police say

A third good Samaritan was wounded, but expected to live, said Portland police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson.

Author=Jim Ryan | The Oregonian/OregonLive


Escaped Ga. Inmates Who Killed 2 Guards Captured In Tennessee, Police Say

A three-day manhunt that began in Putnam County, Ga., ended Thursday in rural Christiana, Tenn., when a homeowner held the two fugitives at gunpoint after they tried to steal his car.

Author=


Trump meltdown sets off GOP alarms over 2018 midterm

A three-day party gathering highlights senior Republican officials grappling with a profoundly unstable White House.

Author=Alex Isenstadt


Preds Fall in Game Two as Ducks Even Western Conference Final 1-1

A three-goal second period helped the Anaheim Ducks to even the Western Conference Final at one game apiece with a 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators in Game Two on Sunday at Honda Center.

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Tiger kills zookeeper in apparent 'freak accident'

A tiger killed a zookeeper in an enclosure at Hamerton Zoo Park in the hamlet of Steeple Gidding, near Cambridge, United Kingdom, according to the Cambridgeshire Constabulary's Facebook page.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN


Top Trump aide exiting: First shoe to drop in wider shuffle?

A top communications aide to President Donald Trump is exiting the White House as the embattled president considers a broader shake-up amid rising anxiety over investigations into his campaign’s contacts with Russia.

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Schiff: Obama should have acted on Russian interference, but Trump shouldn't complain

A top House Democrat says President Obama should have reacted more forcefully upon learning of Russian election-meddling, but also asse...

Author=Laura King


Iraqi commander vows to complete capture of Mosul in May

A top Iraqi commander expects to dislodge Islamic State from Mosul in May despite resistance from militants in the densely populated Old City district.

Author=Ahmed Rasheed


Fitzgerald crew's 'heroic efforts' saved their ship from sinking, admiral says

A top Navy admiral acknowledged Sunday that the destroyer Fitzgerald was in danger of sinking after a catastrophic collision off the coast of Japan Saturday and was saved by the "heroic efforts" of her crew that "had to fight very hard to k

Author=Navy Times


Tornado spotted northeast of Calgary

A tornado was spotted northeast of Calgary, startling onlookers and touching off a brief emergency alert.

Author=


NHS 'robust' after cyber-attack

A total of 48 NHS trusts were hit by cyber-attack, of which all but six are now back to normal, says home secretary.

Author=BBC News


NHS 'robust' after cyber-attack

A total of 48 NHS trusts were hit, but only six are yet to return to normal, says the home secretary.

Author=BBC News


Horrifying video shows tourist boat sinking in minutes with scores on board

A tourist boat at a popular reservoir near Medellin, Colombia capsized Sunday afternoon with 160 on board. The number of dead was uncertain.

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Horrifying video shows tourist boat sinking in minutes with scores on board

A tourist boat at a popular reservoir near Medellin, Colombia, capsized Sunday afternoon with 160 on board. The number of dead was uncertain.

Author=


Dozens missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A tourist boat packed with about 160 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, leaving at least six people dead and 31 missing, officials said.

Author=


Dozens missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A tourist boat packed with about 160 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin.

Author=


At least 9 dead, 28 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A tourist boat packed with about 170 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, leaving nine people dead and 28 missing, officials said.

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Camden flats to be evacuated over cladding

A tower block of 161 homes on Chalcots estate in north London is to be evacuated due to cladding concerns.

Author=BBC News


Kohl triumphed over skeptics to deliver German reunification and the euro

A towering figure of post-war European politics, Helmut Kohl pushed through German reunification and was a driving force behind the creation of the euro during a 16-year reign as German chancellor that spanned the tumultuous final decades of the 20th cent

Author=Noah Barkin


Read President Trump's Liberty University Commencement Speech

A transcript of his remarks in Lynchburg, Virginia

Author=TIME Staff


Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas — though it may only apply to public schools. A broader proposal mandating that virtual

Author=ABC News


Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas.

Author=Will Weissert


Madrid cracks down on 'manspreading' on public transport

A transport campaign discourages men who encroach on other seats by sitting with their legs apart.

Author=BBC News


Scalise was in ‘imminent risk of death’ when he arrived at hospital, surgeon says

A trauma surgeon said the Louisiana congressman is doing better, but was “as critical as you can be when he came in” after a baseball field shooting.

Author=


Tropical system heads toward Louisiana: Live update from Weather Channel's Jim Cantore

A tropical weather system, likely to become Tropical Storm Cindy, was heading Tuesday (June 20) toward the Louisiana coast.

Author=Beau Evans


Macron Campaign Says It Was Target of ‘Massive’ Hacking Attack

A trove of internal campaign documents was posted online, campaign staff for the French presidential candidate said.

Author=Aurelien Breeden and Sewell Chan


Trump friend floats possibility of firing special counsel in Russian probe

A Trump spokesman said the president's associate was speaking only for himself.

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Why Dems can’t break through on Obamacare repeal

A Trump-obsessed media and the GOP’s secrecy and speed have stymied the left and put a sweeping conservative bill on the verge of Senate passage.

Author=Elana Schor


North Korea has a long history of odd accusations

A turncoat assassin sent to North Korea armed with “nano poison” to kill leader Kim Jong Un?

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Siblings accuse Singapore PM of using his power against them

A tussle among the children of late Singapore founder Lee Kuan Yew escalated Wednesday when two of them accused their prime minister brother of using “the organs of state” against them and grooming his son to take up a political role in the tightly co

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Siblings accuse Singapore PM of eroding father's wishes

A tussle that began over their father’s will escalated Wednesday when two siblings accused their brother, the prime minister of Singapore, of using “the organs of state” against them and grooming his son to take up a political role in the tightly-co

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Russian jet intercepts US bomber over Baltic Sea

A U.S. Air Force B-52 bomber flying a routine mission in international airspace over the Baltic Sea was intercepted by a Russian jet on Tuesday, a Pentagon spokesman said.

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Navy jet shoots down Syrian warplane that attacked US-backed rebels

A U.S. fighter jet shot down a Syrian government warplane after it attacked Washington-backed fighters near ISIS' de facto capital of Raqqa, the U.S.-led coalition said Sunday.

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U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

A U.S. fighter jet Tuesday shot down an armed Iranian drone supporting Syrian government forces in southern Syria, marking the third Am...

Author=W.J. Hennigan


Pentagon missile defense program scores direct hit

A U.S. interceptor scored a direct hit and appeared to result in the “complete obliteration” of a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean in what the Pentagon said Wednesday was a realistic test that mirrored the missile threat from North Korea and Iran.

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What we know about the US man and his girlfriend found dead in Belize

A U.S. man and his Canadian girlfriend, who had been missing in the Central American nation of Belize, were found dead Monday afternoon, according to police. Autopsies are set to be performed today on Drew DeVoursney, 36, of Atlanta and Francesca Matus, 5

Author=ABC News


What we know about the missing US man and his girlfriend found dead in Belize

A U.S. man and his Canadian girlfriend, who had been missing in the Central American nation of Belize, were found dead Monday afternoon, according to police. Autopsies are set to be performed today on Drew DeVoursney, 36, of Atlanta, and girlfriend France

Author=ABC News


US: Drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian rebel camp

A U.S. military official says a drone fired on U.S.-backed forces near a military camp in southern Syria where U.S. troops are working with Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State group.

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U.S. Joins Battle Against ISIS-Linked Militants in Philippines

A U.S. Navy aircraft provided surveillance for the troops

Author=Todd Pitman / AP


7 U.S. sailors unaccounted for after destroyer, ship collide off Japan

A U.S. Navy destroyer collided with a merchant ship southwest of Yokosuka, Japan, on Friday. A U.S. official said 7 U.S. sailors are unaccounted for.

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U.S. Navy vessel collides with a merchant ship southwest of Japan

A U.S. Navy vessel collided with a merchant ship about 56 miles southwest of Yokosuka, Japan, on Friday. The Navy said it was assessing the extent of injuries.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


US special operations member killed in Somalia

A U.S. special operations member was killed Thursday fighting terror group Al Shabab -- Al Qaeda's third-largest affiliate -- in Somalia, U.S. officials told Fox News.

Author=Lucas Tomlinson


U.S. warship drill meant to defy China's claim over artificial island -officials

A U.S. warship carried out a "maneuvering drill" when it sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, to show Beijing it was not entitled to a territorial sea around it, U.S. officials said on

Author=Idrees Ali and David Brunnstrom


U.S. drill designed to reject China's claim around artificial island: officials

A U.S. warship carried out a "maneuvering drill" when it sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, to show it was not entitled to a territorial sea around it, U.S. officials said on Thursda

Author=Idrees Ali and David Brunnstrom


US-backed Syrian force attacks Islamic State-held capital of Raqqa

A U.S.-backed Syrian force said Tuesday it has begun an offensive to capture the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group, after months of clearing operations.

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US-backed Syrian fighters seize parts of IS 'capital' Raqqa

A U.S.-backed Syrian force says it has captured a northwestern neighborhood of the Islamic State group's de-facto capital of Raqqa after two days of fighting.

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US-backed Syrian fighters seize parts of IS 'capital' Raqqa

A U.S.-backed Syrian opposition force said Sunday it has captured a northwestern neighborhood of the Islamic State group’s de-facto capital of Raqqa the second district to fall in their hands in days after the group launched a wide offensive to gain con

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Rights group: Trump should seek accountability from Duterte

A U.S.-based human rights group says President Donald Trump should seek accountability and not offer to roll out the White House red carpet for Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte, who the group accuses of being a mass murder ‘mastermind’ amid the thous

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UN Aviation Agency Brokers Crisis Talks on Qatar Flight Blockade

A United Nations agency will broker a meeting between Qatari aviation officials and counterparts from Arab countries, as the tiny Gulf nation tries to regain air rights and mitigate the economic fallout of the crisis.

Author=Deena Kamel, Krystal Chia


U.N. envoy urges North Korea to explain why freed U.S. man is in coma

A United Nations human rights investigator called on North Korea on Friday to explain why an American student was in a coma when he was returned home this week after more than a year in detention there.

Author=Reuters Editorial


UPS gunman who killed 3 had filed overtime grievances

A United Parcel Service driver who opened fire during a meeting with co-workers had filed a grievance that he was working excessive overtime and appeared to specifically go after the three drivers he killed before fatally shooting himself. Jimmy Lam, 38,

Author=ABC News


UPS worker kills three colleagues in San Francisco, turns gun on himself

A UPS driver opened fire with a handgun inside a United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) delivery center in San Francisco on Wednesday, killing three co-workers before fatally shooting himself as police closed in, authorities and company officials said.

Author=Emmett Berg


AP Newsbreak: UPS gunman had filed overtime grievance

A UPS employee who had recently filed a grievance opened fire Wednesday inside one of the company's San Francisco packing facilities, killing three co-workers before fatally shooting himself as employees fled frantically into the streets shouting &qu

Author=ABC News


AP Newsbreak: UPS workers fled gunfire that killed 4

A UPS employee who had recently filed a grievance opened fire Wednesday inside one of the company’s San Francisco packing facilities, killing three co-workers before fatally shooting himself as employees fled frantically into the streets shouting “sho

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First on CNN: US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

A US F-15E fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone near At Tanf, Syria, on Monday, two US officials told CNN, the third downing of a pro-regime aircraft this month.

Author=Ryan Browne and Barbara Starr, CNN


US military member killed in action in Somalia

A US military member was killed and two others were wounded in Somalia when they were attacked while on a mission advising Somali National Army forces, US Africa Command confirmed Friday.

Author=Barbara Starr, CNN Pentagon Correspondent


US warship tests China's claims in South China Sea

A US Navy destroyer has sailed close to a disputed South China Sea island controlled by China for the first time under new US President Donald Trump.

Author=Ben Westcott and Barbara Starr, CNN


US Navy destroyer collides with merchant ship

A US Navy destroyer is taking on water after colliding with a merchant ship about 56 miles off the coast of Yokosuka, Japan, a US Navy official told CNN on Friday.

Author=Zachary Cohen and Barbara Starr, CNN


US sailors missing after collision off Japan

A US Navy destroyer is taking on water after colliding with a merchant ship off the coast of Yokosuka, Japan, a US Navy official told CNN on Friday.

Author=Zachary Cohen and Barbara Starr, CNN


US Navy sailor presumed lost at sea is found hiding in ship's engine room

A US Navy sailor presumed lost at sea near Japan was found on board hiding in one of the ship’s engine rooms, Pentagon officials confirm to Fox News.

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Terror attacks in London leave seven dead and dozens wounded, police say

A van driving at high speed mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge late Saturday night before the occupants got out and began stabbing patrons at nearby bars and restaurants, witnesses said. Police described it as a terror incident, the latest in a strin

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte, https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Van mows down pedestrians on London Bridge, witness says

A van on London Bridge mowed down pedestrians Saturday night, leaving bodies lying in the roadway, a witness to the incident told CNN.

Author=Steve Almasy, Ralph Ellis and Natalie Gallon, CNN


Van mows down pedestrians on London Bridge, witness says

A van on London Bridge mowed down pedestrians Saturday night, leaving bodies lying in the roadway, and others were stabbed at a nearby cafe, witnesses tell CNN.

Author=Steve Almasy, Ralph Ellis and Natalie Gallon, CNN


London Bridge: Police declare terror incidents at two locations

A van plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge and two people were stabbed at a nearby cafe Saturday night, in what London police called "terrorist incidents."

Author=Steve Almasy, Ralph Ellis and Natalie Gallon, CNN


London crash: Van slams into crowd leaving mosque, one arrested

A van slammed into a crowd of people on a road in north London around midnight Sunday night leaving several people hurt, police said, adding that one person has been arrested.

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Kabul bomb: Dozens killed in Afghan capital's diplomatic zone

A vehicle bomb hits the Afghan capital's diplomatic quarter, killing at least 49 and injuring 320.

Author=BBC News


Kabul bomb: Dozens killed in Afghan capital's diplomatic zone

A vehicle bomb hits the Afghan capital's diplomatic quarter, killing at least 80 and injuring 350.

Author=BBC News


Kabul bomb: Dozens killed in Afghan capital

A vehicle bomb targets Kabul's diplomatic quarter, killing at least 49 and injuring 320.

Author=BBC News


Kabul blast: Dozens of casualties in Afghan capital

A vehicle bomb targets Kabul's diplomatic quarter, killing at least nine people and injuring 84.

Author=BBC News


London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

A vehicle hit pedestrians in London and there are "a number of casualties being worked on at the scene," according to authorities.

Author=Alla Eshchenko, CNN


London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

A vehicle hit pedestrians in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood, and there are "a number of casualties being worked on at the scene," according to authorities.

Author=Alla Eshchenko, Ryan Prior and Darran Simon, CNN


W. Virginia reporter arrested for 'yelling questions' at visiting HHS secretary Tom Price

A veteran West Virginia reporter was arrested in the state capitol building for "yelling questions" to visitiing cabinet secretary Tom Price and senior White House advisor Kellyanne Conway.

Author=Doug Stanglin


London attack: Video emerges of police shooting

A video is released of police shooting dead the London attackers, as further arrests are made.

Author=BBC News


Royal Trouble! Prince George Sobs After Getting Scolded by Kate at Pippa Middleton’s Wedding

A video of the bride and groom leaving the church appears to show Kate having a strong word with George after he wanders behind Pippa

Author=Stephanie Petit


Vigil for Manchester victims interrupted by man armed with knife

A vigil for victims of the Manchester bombing in Birmingham on Tuesday was interrupted by a man armed with a knife and baseball bat.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Turkish violence in Washington presents new Trump headache

A violent attack blocks from the White House that left nine protestors bloodied or injured is creating a new headache for the Trump administration on the eve of the president’s first foreign trip.

Author=Ben Kamisar


Analysis | The viral bot that gives Trump’s tweets ‘the honor that they deserve’

A viral bot on Twitter is re-formatting President Trump's tweets into formal presidential statements.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/aohlheiser


5 things to know about sea lions

A viral video of a California sea lion snatching a young girl off a pier near Vancouver sparks interest – and confusion – about the marine mammals.

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Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China

A Virginia man caught with $16,500 in cash in his carry-on luggage was charged Thursday with transmitting top-secret documents to an apparent Chinese agent.

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Body found in Virginia pond believed to be missing Muslim teen

A Virginia man has been charged in connection with a teenage girl who went missing early Sunday morning on her way to a local mosque.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


With $8 Billion Deal on Health Bill, House G.O.P. Leader Says ‘We Enough Votes’

A vote was scheduled for Thursday, and the majority leader sounded confident about its chances, as critics called the added funding inadequate.

Author=Thomas Kaplan and Robert Pear


Donald Trump's tweets of the week: North Korea on blast, shading the Dems, winning bigly

A walk through the president's headspace and the ongoings in Washington, D.C., the first week of May.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/chrisriotta/


Why Is Robert Mueller Probing Jared Kushner's Finances?

A Washington Post report Thursday left unclear whether the special counsel’s inquiry represents a cursory check or something more serious for the president’s son-in-law.

Author=Matt Ford


Trump gives America a week like no other

A week of political bedlam has left a presidency in crisis, Washington in uproar and the national psyche increasingly addled.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


A South African big game hunter dies after elephant falls on him

A well-known South African game hunter died after an elephant that had been shot collapsed on him at a Zimbabwe animal reserve on Friday, according to authorities.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Reporter cuffed after 'yelling' questions at Trump cabinet member

A West Virginia journalist has allegedly been arrested after he tried to ask Tom Price a question while at the Capitol in Charleston.

Author=Brett Bodner


India’s prime minister to meet with Trump as part of ‘no-frills’ but important visit

A White House official pointed to both men’s large social media followings as evidence of their appeal.

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Trump's foreign trip now bogged in White House crises

A White House reeling from parallel crises won't find respite anytime soon: President Donald Trump, joined by first lady Melania Trump, will embark Friday on his first foreign trip, a five-country grind where the very issues of credibility and compet

Author=Kevin Liptak, CNN White House Producer


Syria Will ‘Pay a Heavy Price’ for Another Chemical Attack, White House Says

A White House statement late Monday said President Bashar al-Assad of Syria appeared to be preparing a chemical weapons attack similar to the one in April.

Author=Michael D. Shear, Helene Cooper and Eric Schmitt


Fired officer to plead guilty in killing of black motorist

A white police officer whose killing of a black motorist running from a traffic stop was recorded on a cellphone video agreed to plead guilty Tuesday to violating his civil rights, a conviction that could send him to prison for decades. As part of the ple

Author=ABC News


Oregon man jailed for fatally stabbing two on Portland train

A white supremacist from Portland was arrested for the stabbings on a light rail train that left two people dead and another injured.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Police officer free on bond in teen’s suburban Dallas death - The Boston Globe

A white Texas police officer faces a murder charge in the shooting of a black teenager after being fired earlier in the week.

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Texas police officer faces murder charge in teen's death

A white Texas police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager for which the officer was fired, according to an arrest warrant issued Friday.

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Cops tweet at news chopper to back off during highway standoff

A wild high-speed chase involving an 18-wheeler got even wilder when cops had to tell a news chopper to back off during a standoff with the truck driver. Police in Fort Worth, Texas, tried to stop …

Author=Paul Squire


Democrats prepare to claim victory in Montana, regardless of outcome

A win for cowboy-poet Rob Quist would give his party its first major victory of the Trump presidency. A narrow victory for Greg Gianforte — in a state Trump won by 20 points — would be spun as fresh evidence of GOP decline.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


An Air Force fighter jet skids off runway, flips over and traps two inside

A witness said he saw the jet skid in the rain, swerve and finally flip onto its canopy.

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Malaysia Airlines plane threat foiled by 'heroes', witness says

A witness tells how passengers tackled a man who allegedly made threats on a Malaysia Airlines jet.

Author=BBC News


Willesden shooting: Police foil 'active terror plot'

A woman in her 20s is shot by police, and six people are arrested, as part of an anti-terror operation in London and Kent.

Author=BBC News


Six hurt as car hits crowd in Newcastle Eid celebration

A woman is arrested after a car hits people marking the end of Ramadan in Newcastle.

Author=BBC News


Second alleged London terror plot foiled

A woman shot by police during an ongoing counterterrorism investigation remains in a serious but stable condition but the threat is "contained," London's Metropolitan Police said Friday.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark, Euan McKirdy and Schams Elwazer, CNN


It takes more than a tornado to stop some South African men from mowing their lawns

A woman took a picture of a tornado to show her family in South Africa – leading them to ask why her husband was mowing the lawn.

Author=Bruce Gorton


SEE IT: Woman on cellphone falls into open sidewalk cellar

A woman walking down a New Jersey street glanced down at her phone only a moment before she plunged down a sidewalk opening.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


London Terror: 'Active Plot' Foiled in U.K. Police Raid

A woman was shot and five people were arrested in the anti-terror raid at the property in the northwest of the city, London's police said.

Author=Saphora Smith


So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

A year after its historic vote, Britain on Monday finally opened negotiations with the other 27 European Union nations about leaving the bloc, with the final outcome, due in 2019, as globally important as it now seems unpredictable.

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'Hearts and minds changed'

A year after the Pulse massacre, members of Orlando's LGBT community say they feel embraced like never before.

Author=John Couwels, CNN


The James Comey Saga, In Timeline Form

A year and a half ago, James Comey, then the head of the FBI, said "part of doing our work well is to make sure we don't talk about it."

Author=Miles Parks


Boy finds donor hours after Melania Trump’s hospital visit

A young boy in a need of a heart transplant found a donor — and the good news came shortly after he was visited by Melania Trump.

Author=Minyvonne Burke


Texas mother accused of leaving toddlers in car for 15 hours

A young mother in Texas was arrested for the deaths of her two young daughters, who police said were left in the car for roughly 15 hours.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Zookeeper dies after being attacked by tiger in U.K.

A zookeeper is dead after being attacked by a tiger that entered a closed off enclosure she was in at a wildlife park in England, authorities said Monday.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Hernandez's fiancee casts doubt on his suicide

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, says she doesn't think his death in his prison cell on April 19 was a suicide.

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Fiancee: Aaron Hernandez thought he was going to be freed

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez says former tight end thought he was soon to be released from prison.

Author=Associated Press


‘Serial Street Shooter’ suspected in 9 Arizona slayings arrested in Phoenix, police say

Aaron Juan Saucedo, 23, is accused in a string of fatal shootings that turned parts of Phoenix into a ghost town after dark.

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Nearly $30,000 Raised for Homeless Man Who Helped Manchester Arena Attack Victims

A homeless man who was hailed as a hero after coming to the aid of the wounded as they fled the Manchester Arena following Monday's deadly attack is now receiving help himself. Stephen Jones' selflessness has not been lost on social media whe

Author=http://www.facebook.com/ktla5


Afghanistan IS head killed in raid - US and Afghan officials

Abdul Hasib was killed 10 days ago in a joint Afghan and US special forces operation, officials say.

Author=BBC News


Francis on meeting Trump: 'There are always doors that are not shut'

Aboard the&nbsp;papal plane: Francis spoke about President Trump; Marie Collins; preventing clergy sexual abuse; apparitions of Mary in&nbsp;Medjugorje;&nbsp;and his completed Portugal trip.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NCRonline


Japan holds evacuation drills as North Korea presses on with missile tests

About 100 school children and their parents are holding a clean-up on the field of the local elementary school in this small fishing and farming town, when an alarm warns of an impending missile attack and they run for the school gymnasium.

Author=Teppei Kasai


Paddle-boarders warned about sharks as sightings increase in Southern California

About 15 great white sharks were spotted off the Southern California coast, prompting deputies to evacuate the water

Author=


Pro-ISIS rebels storm school in Philippines, students held hostage

About 300 pro-ISIS militants on Wednesday stormed a school in the southern Philippines and are holding students hostage, Reuters reported.

Author=


Sen. Thom Tillis says he’s ‘doing well’ after collapsing during D.C. charity race

About an hour later, Tillis posted a message on Twitter, saying “I’m fine.”

Author=


House Speaker Paul Ryan reportedly snubbed by 8th graders

About half of the students on an 8th grade field trip to the Capitol reportedly opted out of a photo with Ryan

Author=


Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's presidency has released the names of the 82 Chibok schoolgirls newly freed from Boko Haram extremists.

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Chibok schoolgirls were swapped for 5 Boko Haram commanders

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's president says that he will meet Sunday with 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed this weekend after being kidnapped three years ago by Boko Haram.

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The Latest: 82 freed girls go to Nigerian president's house

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The Latest on the release of Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped three years ago by Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria (all times local): ___ 9:35 a.m.

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Poll shows U.S. tumbling in world’s regard under Trump

According to a new Pew survey of 37 countries, just 49 percent view the United States favorably.

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Poll: The first word that comes to mind when we think of Trump is . . .

According to a new survey, when most Americans are asked to describe him, they aren''t thinking "president"

Author=Katie Serena


The President’s Power to End a Criminal Investigation

According to a portion of a memorandum the New York Times has reported on but not seen, President Trump told then–FBI director James Comey, “I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go” — an apparent reference to the

Author=Andrew C. McCarthy


Kushner's meeting with Mahmoud Abbas went so badly that Trump is reportedly considering pulling out of talks

According to reports Abbas was furious when Kushner relayed a list of Israeli demands at their meeting.

Author=Tom Porter


The man once tipped to succeed Libya's Muammar Gaddafi is reportedly free

According to Saif al-Islam Gaddaf’s lawyer, the man once tipped to rule Libya is free.

Author=Damien Sharkov


Anti-Sharia marches kick off in numerous cities across the country

ACT for America rallies could set up clashes between far-left and far-right activists nationwide.

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Anti-Sharia law group to stage nationwide marches

ACT for America, an anti-Muslim group, according to the SPLC, is spearheading several rallies across the country Saturday.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

Acting as a mediator, Kuwait has presented Qatar a long-awaited list of demands from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt, four Arab nations that cut ties with Qatar in early June. A copy of the list was obtained by The Associated Pre

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State Dept. Defends Trump for Not Publicly Mentioning Human Rights in Saudi Arabia

Acting Assistant Secretary of State Stuart Jones says human rights continues to be part of US dialogue with Saudi Arabia and all other countries in region

Author=Cindy Saine


New FBI director to testify on Russia, other threats

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe is set to testify before Congress on Thursday, a day after he was named to replace fired director Jam...

Author=David S. Cloud


New acting FBI director contradicts White House on Comey

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe Thursday rejected assertions by the White House that FBI employees had lost faith in James Comey and that the bureau's probe into Russian election meddling was one of its most minor concerns.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Yanez verdict only widens divide between police, community

Activists and police wonder whether the tension can subside.

Author=Chao Xiong


Yulin festival: Doubts over 'dog meat ban'

Activists say there's a ban which will save thousands of dogs, but there's no official confirmation.

Author=BBC News


White House omits only gay man in NATO photo caption

Actor Kal Penn, who worked in Obama's White House communications team, said there was no "non-homophobic" explanation.

Author=Jason Silverstein


Meghan Markle Makes Her Big Arrival to Pippa Middleton's Wedding Reception Alongside Prince Harry

Actress was not spotted at the ceremony early Saturday morning

Author=McKenna Aiello


Emma Watson Makes History While Accepting First-Ever Genderless Acting Award at 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Actress wins Best Actor in a Movie for <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>

Author=Kendall Fisher


Oklahoma man shoots, kills neighbor who was allegedly trying to drown twin babies

ADA, Okla. -- An Oklahoma man shot and killed his neighbor on Friday after the man allegedly tried to drown two infants in a bathtub during an apparent domestic incident, according to KFOR. Officials say Leland Foster was allegedly threatening the moth

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wgnnews


'Batman' actor Adam West dies

Adam West, star of the popular and campy 1960s "Batman" TV show, died Friday night after "a short but brave battle with leukemia," his family said in a statement. He was 88.

Author=Joe Sterling, CNN


'Batman' actor Adam West dies

Adam West, star of the popular and campy 1960s "Batman" TV show, has died, his agent said. The actor was 88.

Author=Joe Sterling, CNN


Defense stocks roar higher on $110 billion US-Saudi Arabia weapons deal

Additionally, the iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (ITA) was climbing higher Monday morning following this news.

Author=Lauren Thomas


'We Need Private Sector Help': VA Secretary Gives 'Candid Assessment' of Agency in Rare White House Presser - Cortney O'Brien

Addressing VA issues.

Author=Cortney O'Brien


Trump official freezes Michelle Obama’s plan to fight childhood obesity

Administration slows implementation of rules on sodium, whole grains and sweetened milks

Author=https://www.facebook.com/caitlin.dewey, https://www.facebook.com/moriah.balingit


The US Launched New Airstrikes Against Pro-Assad Forces In Syria

Advancing vehicles were destroyed in a US airstrike after pro-regime forces approached an area of southern Syria where US forces are currently deployed.

Author=Nancy A. Youssef, Mike Giglio


Sessions Was Advised Not to Disclose Russia Meetings on Security Forms

Advisers and the F.B.I. told Jeff Sessions “not to list meetings with foreign dignitaries and their staff connected with his Senate activities,” a Justice spokesman said.

Author=Rebecca R. Ruiz


Aeroflot Boeing 777 Hits Clear Air Turbulence Near Bangkok; 25 Hurt

Aeroflot confirmed that 14 of the 313 passengers aboard Flight SU270 were receiving medical treatment, while 11 others were discharged.

Author=Nick Bailey


ISIS dealt series of serious blows in Afghan stronghold

Afghan air force pummels militants in same area where joint U.S. raid left top commander dead, along with 2 U.S. troops

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Taliban announce start of spring fighting season, vow to build social and political institutions

Afghanistan's Taliban have announced the start of a spring offensive, promising to build their political base in the country while focusing military assaults.

Author=Kathy Gannon


Who is Otto Warmbier?

After 17 months of detention in North Korea, the conditions of which are still unclear, Otto Warmbier returned to his home state of Ohio Tuesday night.

Author=Paul LeBlanc, CNN


Legendary Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops leaves on his own terms – and on top | FOX Sports

After 18 strong seasons at OU, Stoops is calling it a career

Author=Stewart Mandel @slmandel


Trump Leaves Middle East With Hope for Peace, but No Plan for It

After 28 hours in Israel and the West Bank, President Trump was convinced he had partners in peace in Benjamin Netanyahu and Mahmoud Abbas. However, he did not reveal what, if anything, was behind it.

Author=Ian Fisher, Peter Baker and Isabel Kershner


After the horror, anger flares in west London

After a 24-story apartment building caught fire in west London on Wednesday, locals who had warned of such a catastrophe expressed fury at the local council.

Author=James Masters and Sarah Tilotta, CNN


Trump savors health care win: ‘Hey, I’m president’

After a close vote in the House, Donald Trump exults over his first big legislative success since taking office.

Author=Shane Goldmacher


Pence is a loyal solider, but situation is wearing on him

After a fast and furious news cycle at the White House this week, the last few days may have worn on Vice President Mike Pence.

Author=Elizabeth Landers, CNN


Sleeping Sailors on U.S.S. Fitzgerald Awoke to a Calamity at Sea

After a frantic search through twisted wreckage and flooded cabins for missing sailors, bodies were found in the berthing compartments of the destroyer after it collided with a cargo vessel.

Author=Jonathan Soble and Andy Newman


The Next Step for the Republican Health Care Bill: A Skeptical Senate

After a hard-fought victory in the House, the Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act faces big changes in a skeptical Senate.

Author=Matt Flegenheimer


Melissa McCarthy takes her Sean Spicer impersonation to the streets

After a politically turbulent week, it's reasonable that staffers at CNN didn't quite believe their eyes when they saw the spectacle ta...

Author=Libby Hill


Trump and Turnbull, 2 Expressive Leaders, Seek to Rebuild U.S.-Australia Ties

After a rocky first phone call, President Trump and Malcolm Turnbull, the prime minister of Australia, have worked to put the encounter behind them.

Author=Mark Landler and Maggie Haberman


Despite Earlier Spat, Smooth Sailing Aboard Intrepid for Trump and Turnbull

After a rocky first phone call, President Trump and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of Australia tried to show that they have put the encounter behind them.

Author=Maggie Haberman and Mark Landler


Despite Earlier Spat, Smooth Sailing Aboard Intrepid for Trump and Turnbull

After a rocky first phone call, President Trump and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of Australia used a meeting in New York to try to show that they have put the encounter behind them.

Author=Maggie Haberman and Mark Landler


U.S. job market rebounds in April to add 211,000 jobs, unemployment rate drops to lowest level in a decade

After a string of worrisome economic signs, the April jobs report added a shot of good news.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/anaclaireswanson


Graham: Trump Needs to 'Back off' Russia Probe, Let Investigation Go Forward

After a week of fallout from President Donald Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey amid the ongoing probes into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday in an exclusive interview with "Meet the Press&qu

Author=Kailani Koenig


Fultz heads to Philly as Sixers take PG at No. 1

After acquiring the No. 1 pick from the Celtics earlier this week, the 76ers made Markelle Fultz their selection Thursday night. "It's truly a blessing," he said.

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Megyn Kelly has tough questions for Alex Jones but doesn't push for hard answers

After all the furor, Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones on Sunday was more ratings ploy than real news.

Author=Lorraine Ali


French presidential choice: Risk Le Pen or settle for Macron

After an election campaign like no other, France is about to have a president like no other: either Marine Le Pen, a far-right populist who could reshape Europe’s post-war order and become France’s first female leader, or Emmanuel Macron, a brainy ups

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Ronaldo helps Real Madrid become 1st team to retain CL title

After another potent demonstration of his enduring scoring prowess, surely no Real Madrid fan can contemplate criticizing Cristiano Ronaldo now.

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Things we learned from Joshua-Klitschko

After Anthony Joshua's victory over Wladimir Klitschko, a few things are clear: Joshua is fast becoming boxing's No. 1 star, and Klitschko, at 41, is still a force in the heavyweight division.

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After London Attack, Prime Minister Says, ‘Enough Is Enough’

After at least seven civilians were killed and dozens injured in attacks near London Bridge, Prime Minister Theresa May vowed an overhaul of Britain’s counterterrorism policy.

Author=Steven Erlanger


Against Warriors, Cavaliers Could Render the Regular Season Meaningless

After beating a Golden State team that had 16 more wins in their second N.B.A. finals matchup a year ago, Cleveland is looking to repeat that feat.

Author=Harvey Araton


Donald Trump Won't Give Up Unsupported Claim That Barack Obama Wiretapped Him

After bringing up the claim unprompted, CBS asked Trump to elaborate. Instead, the president angrily ended the interview.

Author=Marina Fang


Facebook, Twitter Vow to Root Out Extremist Content

After Britain’s prime minister urged internet companies to do more to fight terror.

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Trump, in Zigzag, Calls House Republicans’ Health Bill ‘Mean’

After calling the House bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act a “great plan” last month, the president told Republican senators on Tuesday that it was too harsh.

Author=Thomas Kaplan, Jennifer Steinhauer and Robert Pear


What a real crisis could mean for Trump

After chaotic, self-inflicted week many fear chaos Trump can't control.

Author=Edward-Isaac Dovere


The Tulsa Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Terence Crutcher Was Found Not Guilty

After deliberating for more than nine hours, a jury found Tulsa Police Department Officer Betty Shelby not guilty of manslaughter.

Author=Michelle Broder Van Dyke


Iran Warns Missile Attack on IS in Syria Can be Repeated

After firing missiles targeting the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Monday issued a stark warning to IS militants, saying that any future attack against Iran will result in more powerful launches.The Guard said it

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Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

After firing missiles targeting the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard on Monday issued a stark warning to IS militants, saying that any future attack against Iran will result in more powerful launches.

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After Comey firing, Trump's frustrations boiled over

After four months in office, President Donald Trump has become distrustful of some of his White House staff, heavily reliant on a handful of family members and longtime aides, and furious that the White House’s attempts to quell the firestorm over the F

Author=


Pope to Catholics: get out, spread faith, help cholesterol

After having just returned from a whirlwind trip to Egypt, Pope Francis lightened the mood a bit in his regular Sunday address in St. Peters's Square when he advised people to go out to people instead of staying in an armchair. He also talked about t

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Landslide in China Is Feared to Have Buried Over 100 People

After heavy rains in a village in Sichuan Province, an avalanche of mud and rocks buried as many as 40 homes in a village, officials said.

Author=Chris Buckley


Analysis | France’s Macron wins even greater power

After his party won a giant parliamentary majority, how will Macron wield his new mandate?

Author=https://www.facebook.com/ishaantharoor


Few Republicans hold town halls following health care vote

After House Republicans passed a major bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act last week, lawmakers are back in their districts, but only a handful of Republicans have scheduled public events to plug their recent legislative accomplishment. By

Author=ABC News


Trump’s Off-the-Cuff Tweets Strain Foreign Ties

After initial condolences, the president wasted little time in using the assault to defend his travel ban and attack the London mayor, widening a trans-Atlantic rift.

Author=Peter Baker


Trump Impeachment Talk Grows From Conspiracy Theory To Mainstream

After it was revealed the former FBI director penned a memo, saying Trump asked to end the Mike Flynn investigation, Democrats are raising the "I" word prospect. But that's still very far afield.

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Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

After landing in Honolulu on a flight from Los Angeles Friday, passengers described a midair disruption involving an unruly man whose attempts to get to the front of the jetliner prompted flight attendants and passengers to subdue him. and fighter jets to

Author=ABC News


Cindy weakens to tropical depression after making landfall in Louisiana

After making landfall as a tropical storm in southwestern Louisiana, Cindy weakened to a tropical depression on Thursday.

Author=ABC News


Senate confirms Trump's chief trade negotiator

After months of delays, Robert Lighthizer sailed through confirmation vote.

Author=Vicki Needham


The Russia investigation: Everything you need to know

After months of dramatic congressional testimony, bombshell news reports and partisan jousting, the ever-evolving saga about alleged Russian tampering in the 2016 presidential election and investigation into possible collusion by members of Donald Trump&#

Author=Zachary Cohen, CNN


One Way to Fix Uber: Think Twice Before Using It

After months of escalating scandals, Uber is pledging to remake itself. Only customers like you can hold it accountable.

Author=Farhad Manjoo


What to watch in Thursday's health care vote

After more than seven years of campaign pledges -- and 42 days since their initial effort failed in epic fashion -- House Republicans now say they have the votes to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

Author=Phil Mattingly, CNN


Spirit Airlines Cancellations at Fort Lauderdale Airport Cause Chaos

After multiple flights were canceled at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport due to a labor dispute between pilots and Spirit Airlines, tensions ran high as passengers tried to find a way home.

Author=Kalhan Rosenblatt


President Trump set to unveil changes to Cuba policy

After nearly three years of warming relations between the United States and Cuba, President Donald Trump is poised to unravel many of his predecessor’s policies on the communist state. Later today the president is headed to Miami, Florida, where he is e

Author=ABC News


Trump to Liberty graduates: Be an outsider — because there’s nothing ‘more pathetic’ than ‘being a critic’

After one of the most tumultuous weeks of his young presidency, Trump delivered deeply personal advice during his commencement address at Liberty University.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


State Dept official met with the 3 Americans still being held in North Korea

After Otto Warmbier’s release, efforts are turning to freeing three other detainees

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


State Dept. official met with the 3 Americans still being held in North Korea

After Otto Warmbier’s release, efforts turn to freeing three other U.S. detainees.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


They were investigating Trump, and then they were fired

After President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, questions immediately arose about the President's motivations for his dismissal -- and for the recent firings of two other then-President Barack Obama-appointees who were in the middle of c

Author=Euan McKirdy, CNN


U.S. to South Korea: We'll pay for missile defense system (for now)

After President Donald Trump set off a furor over who should pay for a U.S. missile defense system that's being installed in South Korea, his national security chief said Washington will pick up the check

Author=Alec Macfarlane and Taehoon Lee, CNNMoney


Merkel, After Discordant G-7 Meeting, Is Looking Past Trump

After President Trump declined to endorse NATO’s doctrine of collective defense and the Paris climate pact, the German leader said Europe should “take our fate into our own hands.”

Author=Alison Smale and Steven Erlanger


Trump's wacky history lessons continue

After puzzling comments about 19th Century abolitionist Frederick Douglass and marveling that no one knew Abraham Lincoln was a Republican, President Donald Trump has just unloaded another historical non sequitur.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Manchester bombing probe seeks ‘network’ of suspects as Britain tightens security

After raising the alert level to “critical,” Britain deploys soldiers around London.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Manchester bombing probe seeks ‘network’ of suspects as Britain tightens security

After raising the alert level to “critical,” Britain deploys soliders around London.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Canelo outclasses Chavez Jr.; sets date vs. GGG

After routing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Saturday, Canelo Alvarez announced in the ring that his much-anticipated fight with Gennady Golovkin is a go, with the two signing on to fight Sept. 16.

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Critic's Notebook: The Trump-Free White House Correspondents' Dinner Was Scathing, If Not Always Funny

After saying that he had been told not to, comedian Hasan Minhaj savaged Trump and his administration.

Author=Frank Scheck


President Trump’s White House Media Blackout Has Reporters Talking Mutiny

After Sean Spicer banned live broadcasts of press briefings, many long-suffering White House correspondents are openly wondering whether it’s worth the hassle anymore.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/scott-bixby


American journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

After seeing advertisements for what was described as a "Kushner event featuring Jared's sister," an American reporter decided to attend. Then she was asked to leave.

Author=Jason Kurtz


U.S. universities in Qatar wary of diplomatic upheaval isolating the country

After several Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, U.S. universities in Doha are monitoring the situation closely and continuing normal operations

Author=http://www.facebook.com/susan.kinzie


Sean Hannity Says He Will ‘Cease’ Discussing Seth Rich Case

After several days of promoting a debunked theory surrounding the death of Democratic National Committee staffer, Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity said he would cease discussing the matter out of…

Author=Brian Steinberg, Brian Steinberg


Sinclair Unveils Tribune Deal, Raising Worries It Will Be Too Powerful

After Sinclair said it had agreed to buy Tribune Media for $3.9 billion, some pointed out it had shown a willingness to use its TV stations to advance a conservative agenda.

Author=Sydney Ember and Michael J. de la Merced


Analysis | GOP’s Upton serves notice that moderates might be a force to reckon with

After six years of watching conservatives dictate policy outcomes, moderates finally demanded something from the health-care bill.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367


Polls: Macron's party on top in French parliamentary elections

After that famous handshake with President Donald Trump and a Sicilian "bromance," this week just got even better for new French President Emmanuel Macron.

Author=James Masters, CNN


Britain’s Election: What the D.U.P. Is, and What It Wants

After the disastrous snap election on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May turned to the Democratic Unionist Party to shore up her leadership position.

Author=Ed O’Loughlin


Prince Philip's gaffes from decades on royal duty

After the Duke of Edinburgh steps down from duties, we take a look back at some of the infamous remarks he has made while in the public eye.

Author=BBC News


Judge in Bill Cosby Case Declares a Mistrial

After the jury could not come to verdict after six days of deliberations, the judge in the sexual assault trial declared a mistrial.

Author=Graham Bowley and Richard Pérez-Peña


LaVar Ball says son Lonzo will only work out for Lakers and will get team to playoffs

After the Lakers landed the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, LaVar Ball has more confidence than ever — which is saying something — that his son will be selected by his favorite team.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/des.bieler


Cubs' Montero blames 'slow' Arrieta after 7 SB

After the Nationals stole seven bases Tuesday night, Cubs catcher Miguel Montero pointed his frustration toward starter Jake Arrieta: "When you really look at it, the pitcher doesn't give me any time."

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Warriors' Zaza Pachulia, family threatened after Kawhi Leonard incident

After the play that left Spurs star Kawhi Leonard injured, security guards were deployed to the entrance of Zaza Pachulia's childrens’ school.

Author=Sam Amick


Macron’s party headed for commanding position in French election

After the second round of voting next Sunday, it could have an absolute majority in the Parliament.

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Macron’s party headed for commanding position in French election

After the second round of votong next Sunday, it could have an absolute majority in the parliament.

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For A Palestinian Father, Six-Day War Led To A Divided Life

After the war, Omar Omar was stuck in Jordan. He made a new life in the U.S. and sent back money to help his family. Now when he returns to the West Bank, where he was born, he sees it as an outsider.

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Undrafted NFL Free Agents 2017: Latest Details on the Biggest Signings

After three long days in Philadelphia, the 2017 NFL draft is finally over. The draft process, however, still has some time remaining to be sorted out. Within seconds of Chad Kelly's selection as the latest Mr...

Author=Tyler Conway


London Attack Places Security and Civil Liberties at Center of U.K. Election

After three terrorist attacks in less than three months, Britain is deep in a debate on balancing civil liberties and security, just days before voting.

Author=Steven Erlanger


This 12-year-old girl won $40k in America's national spelling bee contest

After three years of ties, a single victor, Ananya Vinay, was announced at the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Author=Graham Lanktree


Opinion | Megyn Kelly saw an aggressive, peeved Vladimir Putin. That behavior could hurt him.

After today, Trump and Putin probably share a wariness of being questioned by Kelly.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/davidignatiusbooks


Donald Trump Won't Give Up Unsupported Claim That Barack Obama Wiretapped Him

After Trump brought up the claim unprompted, CBS asked him to elaborate. Instead, the president angrily ended the interview.

Author=Marina Fang


After Macron Meeting, India Vows to Go ‘Beyond’ Paris Agreement

After Trump complained it was unfair India could boost coal production.

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White House Fights a Familiar Enemy: The Press

After two bombshell reports, the Trump administration trains its fire on the news media and the sources who are leaking to it.

Author=Michael M. Grynbaum


Nairobi to Mombasa railway opens

After two years of construction and at a cost of $3.8 billion, Kenya's 300-mile high-speed railway from Mombasa to Nairobi is now open.

Author=Briana Duggan and Idris Muktar


Maine health care advocates demand to know: Where’s Bruce? - The Boston Globe

After voting to slash Medicaid, New England’s only remaining Republican House member, Bruce Poliquin of Maine, is in the crosshairs for 2018.

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A Subdued Puerto Rican Day Parade Marches On

After weeks of controversy over the presence of Oscar López Rivera, who had a lengthy prison sentence commuted, turnout was thinner than in years past.

Author=Michael Wilson


‘I’m Right Here!’ Sean Spicer Says While Toiling to Find Successor

After weeks of efforts to sell a job that for decades people plotted to get, no one has jumped at the chance to become President Trump’s press secretary.

Author=Maggie Haberman and Glenn Thrush


Trump Says He Did Not Tape Comey Conversations

After weeks of speculation over his suggestion that his talks with the F.B.I. director might have been recorded, the president said they were not.

Author=Mark Landler


House Passes Measure to Repeal and Replace the Affordable Care Act

After weeks of struggle, House Republicans narrowly passed hard-fought legislation to repeal and replace large parts of the Affordable Care Act.

Author=Thomas Kaplan and Robert Pear


Comey hearing provides high-stakes test for White House press team

After weeks of struggling with responses to controversies that erupted suddenly, the White House communications team will have plenty of...

Author=Sarah Westwood


Kathy Griffin posts apology for gory Trump photo shoot, and CNN responds

After widespread condemnation, comedian Kathy Griffin issued an apology on social media Tuesday for a photo of herself holding a severe...

Author=Los Angeles Times Staff


Exclusive: Joe and Mika Are Getting Hitched

After years of rumors, gossip, and intrigue, Morning Joe hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski reveal their engagement, how it all went down, and the unlikely guy (Donald Trump) who asked to oversee their vows.

Author=Emily Jane Fox


Trump signs ‘tremendous’ deals with Saudi Arabia on his first day overseas

Agreements outline arms sales, investments and a shared ‘strategic vision’ for U.S.-Saudi relations.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PhilipRuckerWP


Trump Takes Aim at School Lunch Guidelines and a Girls’ Education Program

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that school lunches would no longer have to meet some of the Obama administration’s dietary guidelines.

Author=Erica L. Green and Julie Hirschfeld Davis


Analysis | Trump official in charge of food stamps departs from Trump’s plan to gut the program

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue reaffirmed Wednesday that he still does not believe the food stamp system is “broken” or requires fundamental change.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/caitlin.dewey


Trump approval rating hits new low in Quinnipiac poll

Ahead of the highly anticipated testimony of James Comey, the former FBI director Trump fired, the survey also found that most voters are skeptical of the president’s relationship with Russia.

Author=Madeline Conway


32-Bit Apps No Longer Supported in iOS 11

Ahead of the launch of iOS 11, there were several signs suggesting 32-bit apps would no longer be supported in the new operating system, which has...

Author=


"Clock boy" discrimination lawsuit dismissed by federal judge

Ahmed Mohamed was arrested and suspended in 2015 for bringing a homemade clock to school

Author=


Rescuers Search for 7 Sailors as Damaged U.S. Destroyer Reaches Port

Aided by tugboats and with water pouring into its hull, the destroyer returned to an American naval base after colliding with a cargo ship off Japan.

Author=Jonathan Soble, Motoko Rich and Andy Newman


Lieberman Is a Finalist for F.B.I. Director, Trump Says

Aides are urging the president to take more time, and he appears increasingly likely to wait to announce his choice until he returns from a nine-day trip abroad.

Author=Glenn Thrush and Maggie Haberman


Sessions' background check form omitted meetings with Russian

Aides say all foreign meetings held on Senate business were left off at direction of FBI.

Author=Josh Gerstein


The Daily 202: Loyalty is a one-way street for Donald Trump

Aides who sacrifice reputations for the president may get burned

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


DHS announces enhanced security measures for all flights to U.S. but won’t expand laptop ban

Airlines and airports that do not comply with the new requirements could face repercussions, including a full ban on all personal electronics on board flights, even in cargo, fines and possible loss of their permission to fly to the U.S.

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Trump’s FCC chairman has wasted no time enacting a conservative agenda in his first 100 days

Ajit Pai has moved swiftly to deregulate the telecom industry.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/brian.d.fung


Al Gore: Trump’s Paris withdrawal is ‘reckless and indefensible'

Al Gore has stormed back with inconvenient truths.

Author=Jason Silverstein


Al-Jazeera media network hit by massive cyberattack 'on all systems'

Al Jazeera Media Network was the victim of a cyber attack on all of its systems, websites, and social media platform, the network announced on Tuesday.

Author=Emily Tamkin


Ian Brady death: 'Lost chance' to find Keith Bennett's body

Alan Bennett, whose brother Keith was murdered by Ian Brady, says he feels no sense of celebration.

Author=BBC News


Alarm over N. Korea, sea feud under ASEAN summit spotlight

Alarm over North Korea’s nuclear ambitions and its intensifying standoff with the United States, and tensions over China’s assertive territorial claims in the South China Sea are under the spotlight at an annual summit of Southeast Asian nations in Ma

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‘Saturday Night Live’: Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin Take Aim at President Trump, Sean Spicer

Alec Baldwin was back as President Trump in “Saturday Night Live’s” cold open, parrying with Michael Che in a spoof of this week’s much-publicized interview with NBC News&#8…

Author=Cynthia Littleton,Debra Birnbaum, Cynthia Littleton, Debra Birnbaum


Largest Anti-Kremlin Protests in Years Roll Across Russia

Aleksei A. Navalny, a leading Putin critic, was detained as he left his home in Moscow, his wife said, on a day when protests were planned in more than 200 cities at his urging.

Author=Neil MacFarquhar and Andrew Higgins


Across Russia, Protesters Heed Navalny’s Anti-Kremlin Rallying Cry

Aleksei A. Navalny, a leading Putin critic, was detained outside his home in Moscow as an extraordinary wave of antigovernment protests swept across Russia.

Author=Neil MacFarquhar and Ivan Nechepurenko


Over 150 dead as overturned fuel truck explodes in Pakistan

Alerted by an announcement over a mosque’s loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak, scores of villagers raced to the scene with fuel containers Sunday to gather the oil. Then the wreck exploded, engulfing people in flames as they s

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For Alex Ovechkin, another playoff failure and wasted year

Alex Ovechkin stood in the Washington Capitals dressing room, his back pressed up against a flat-screen television, surrounded by reporters. This could have been 2009, after Game 7 against the Penguins. Instead, it was after Game 7 against the Pittsburg

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General election 2017: SNP lose a third of seats amid Tory surge

Alex Salmond and Angus Robertson were among the high-profile casualties for the SNP.

Author=BBC News


The Health 202: McConnell will be a legislative wizard if health care passes

All bets are currently off.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paige.winfield


5 things to watch in Montana’s special election

All eyes are on Montana as voters head to the polls Thursday to decide a pivotal House special election.

Author=Ben Kamisar


As Iran picks a president, 2 voters, very different views

All eyes in Iran’s presidential vote on Friday are on the two clerics leading the race: incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani and his hard-line challenger, Ebrahim Raisi.

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As Iran picks a president, 2 voters, very different views

All eyes in Iran’s presidential vote on Friday were on the two clerics leading the race: incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani and his hard-line challenger, Ebrahim Raisi.

Author=


Five things to watch for in the Trump budget

All eyes will be on President Trump’s budget on Tuesday when it is set for release.

Author=Niv Elis


'Possible active shooter' situation at Alabama military post

All gates are locked at Redstone Arsenal.

Author=National Desk Staff


Trump’s Budget Scam

All presidents fudge the numbers. But this one represents a new level of deception.

Author=Michael Grunwald


Local elections 2017 LIVE: The Tories take control as Labour bleeds seats

All the latest results from around the country in an important set of local and mayoral elections taking place just five weeks before the general election.

Author=Adam Payne and Adam Bienkov, Business Insider UK


How to defend yourself against the WannaCrypt global ransomware attack

All the malware's attack vectors and infection spreads are not yet known, but we do know how to protect vulnerable systems.

Author=Charlie Osborne


ELECTION 2017: Here's what the Tories, Labour, and the Lib Dems are promising on the economy

All three of Britain's main political parties have now put forward their plans for the next five years in the UK. Here are their plans for the economy.

Author=Will Martin, Business Insider UK


Ailing hip puts Thomas' Game 3 status up in air

All-Star Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas missed the second half of Friday night's loss to the Cavaliers due to a right hip strain, and his status for Game 3 is uncertain.

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Clippers to trade Paul to Rockets, sources say

All-Star Chris Paul is headed to the Rockets as part of a trade that sent Sam Dekker, Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams and a pick to the Clippers, sources told ESPN.

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Clippers to trade Paul to Rockets, sources say

All-Star Chris Paul is headed to the Rockets as part of a trade that will send Sam Dekker, Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams and a pick to the Clippers, sources told ESPN.

Author=


Clippers to trade Paul to Rockets, sources say

All-Star point guard Chris Paul is headed to the Rockets as part of a sign-and-trade deal with the Los Angeles Clippers, sources told ESPN, confirming a report by The Vertical.

Author=


Hacking arrest, fake news in tense French presidential race

Allegations of fake news and hacking attempts dominated France’s tense presidential campaign Thursday, with just two days left for independent Emmanuel Macron and his far-right rival Marine Le Pen to win over voters before Sunday’s high-stakes runoff.

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Gregg Allman, Southern Rock Pioneer, Dead at 69

Allman Brothers Band leader "passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia"

Author=Richard Gehr


It's still Hillary Clinton's fault she lost the 2016 election

Almost everyone agrees the election of 2016 was one for the ages. It pitted a reality TV star with billions in the bank and no political...

Author=Ford O'Connell, contributor


LIVE: Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 killings

Almost seven months after a woman was found chained in a metal container on a Woodruff property where three people were buried, the man accu…

Author=


Already deadly Tropical Storm Cindy could cause “life-threatening” flash flooding, forecasters warn

Already deadly tropical storm could bring up to 15 inches of rain to some Gulf Coast states, hurricane center says

Author=


OnPolitics Today: Your Internet is about to get less open

Also: Trump cries "witch hunt," Flynn's in deep, and more on Mueller.

Author=Josh Hafner


LeBron on MVP vote snub: I know what I bring

Although LeBron James was diplomatic and said it didn't bother him that he wasn't included among the three finalists for the MVP award, the Cavaliers star later questioned the decision and lamented that he hasn't "been fourth in a long

Author=


Lawmaker Steve Scalise injured in GOP baseball shooting; gunman James T. Hodgkinson dies in custody

Although the motive is still under investigation, the shooter had posted anti-Trump rhetoric on social media.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367, https://www.facebook.com/amber.j.phillps


Lawmaker Steve Scalise injured in GOP baseball shooting; suspect James T. Hodgkinson dies after shootout

Although the motive is still under investigation, the suspect had posted anti-Trump rhetoric on social media.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367, https://www.facebook.com/amber.j.phillps


Can Donald Trump "stop" BMW sales in the U.S.?

Although the president blames a "very bad" Germany for its trade imbalance with the U.S., other factors explain the gap

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Cloud Computing Wins 2017 Preakness, Always Dreaming's Triple Crown Bid Fails

Always Dreaming's bid for a Triple Crown ended Saturday at the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Cloud Computing played the role of spoiler, crossing the finish line in first place...

Author=Joseph Zucker


Always Dreaming pulls away on a soggy track to win 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming, ridden by jockey John Velazquez, held off Lookin at Lee and Battle of Midway down the stretch to claim the first leg of the Triple Crown.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/chuck.culpepper1


Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming, ridden by John Velazquez, pulled away from the pack on the final stretch to win the 143rd Kentucky Derby on the rain-soaked track at Churchill Downs.

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For Family of Times Square Crash Victim, ‘Nothing Is Safe Anymore’

Alyssa Elsman, the 18-year-old killed on Thursday in a chaotic accident in Times Square, excelled in the culinary arts program at her high school in Portage, Mich.

Author=Sarah Maslin Nir


Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in deal valued at $13.7 billion

Amazon has recently begun experimenting with bookstores and a small grocery, but this is by far its most ambitious move into physical retail.

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Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Amazon is buying the high-end grocer Whole Foods for $42 a share.

Author=Bob Bryan


Winners and losers in Amazon’s $13.7B purchase of Whole Foods

Amazon is taking a huge bite out of the fresh food business with its bid for Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion. But even though this is a deal between two..

Author=Ingrid Lunden, Matthew Lynley


Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Hammers Grocery Stores; Dow Ticks Up

Amazon's $13.4 billion deal for Whole Foods sent grocery stores, big retailers, and food makers and distributors plunging Friday. Energy companies rose while other stocks were little changed.

Author=The Associated Press


Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, wielding online might in brick-and-mortar world

Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, in an embrace of brick-and-mortar stores that could turn the high-end grocer into a mass-market merchant and upend the already struggling U.S. retail industry.

Author=Lauren Hirsch and Jeffrey Dastin


Amazon shakes up the grocery business with its $13.7-billion deal to buy Whole Foods

Amazon.com Inc. agrees to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. in an all-cash deal valued at about $13.7 billion, including the high-end grocery chain’s debt, the companies announced Friday.

Author=James F. Peltz, Makeda Easter


Amazon is buying Whole Foods Market in $13.7-billion deal

Amazon.com Inc. is buying Whole Foods Market Inc. in an all-cash deal valued at about $13.7 billion, including the high-end grocery chain’s debt, the companies announced Friday.

Author=Makeda Easter


Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in deal valued at $13.7 billion

Amazon.com, the online retail giant, made a major move into the brick and mortar space Friday, announcing that it would buy Whole Foods Market in a deal valued at $13.7 billion. Amazon has recently begun experimenting with bookstores and a small grocery,

Author=


UPDATE: McKenzie Wilson found safe in Farmersville

Amber Alert for missing 12-year-old has been canceled, more information to come.

Author=Evan Anstey, News 4 Digital Producer


Trump vs. Comey: Who will America trust?

America faces a fateful choice: Does it believe Donald Trump or James Comey?

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Clinton, Trump can't stop airing their grievances

America has two ex-candidates, the victorious Donald Trump and the vanquished Hillary Clinton who can't stop fighting the 2016 election

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Trump defiant as pressure grows

America is edging ever closer to a new long, national nightmare, given Trump's explosive response to special counsel Robert Mueller

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Now Is the Time for Us to Secure the Peace in Colombia

America loves an underdog success story, be it the Mets in 1969 or the men’s Olympic hockey team in 1980. But perhaps the greatest unlikely tour de force of all has taken place under our noses. Twenty years ago, Colombia was on the verge of being dec

Author=Jason Marczak


America's new post-Comey reality

America woke to a new, and potentially traumatic, political reality Wednesday.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN


Trump typo 'covfefe' stumps spelling bee champ

America's newly minted spelling champion falters in her on-air attempt to spell President Donald Trump's Twitter typo: "covfefe."

Author=Josiah Ryan, CNN


Opinion | The Error of Arming the Syrian Kurds

American backing for Kurdish militias not only angers Turkey, a NATO ally, but may harm the effort to stamp out ISIS.

Author=Kyle W. Orton


American college student lands in Ohio in coma after release by North Korea

American college student Otto Warmbier has landed back in the United States after being detained in North Korea.

Author=CNN


Former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier dies

American college student Otto Warmbier only intended to spend five days sightseeing in North Korea in 2016.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg, CNN


Trump to Arm Syrian Kurds, Even as Turkey Strongly Objects

American commanders have long argued for arming the Y.P.G., a Kurdish militia with some of the most experienced fighters in the battle against the Islamic State.

Author=Michael R. Gordon


Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

American democracy is “under assault” on separate fronts from President Donald Trump and Russia, the former U.S. intelligence chief warned Sunday, expressing dismay over the abrupt firing of FBI director James Comey amid a probe into Moscow’s meddli

Author=


US government ‘under assault’ by Trump, Clapper says - The Boston Globe

American democracy is separately “under assault” from President Donald Trump and Russia, the former US intelligence chief warned Sunday.

Author=


U.K. Slams U.S. Spies for Leaking Manchester Intel

American intelligence officials repeatedly passed sensitive information to the media that Britain wanted to keep under wraps in one of its most urgent security operations in years.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/nico-hines


Russia and Syria Denounce U.S. Airstrike on Pro-Assad Militia

American officials said that the strike was in defense, and that they were working with Russia on ways to head off similar incidents on the ground, as they already do in the air.

Author=Anne Barnard


As U.S. Kills ISIS Leaders, a Notorious One Remains Elusive

American officials say they have no concrete evidence on whether the most well-known Islamic State leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the target of a long manhunt, is alive or dead.

Author=Helene Cooper


Qatar Airways interested in acquiring about a 10% stake in American Airlines

American says it received an unsolicited notice from Qatar Airways about acquiring at least a 10 percent stake in American.

Author=Lauren Thomas


Top Russian Officials Discussed How to Influence Trump Aides Last Summer

American spies collected intelligence last summer revealing that Russian officials were debating how to work with Trump advisers.

Author=Matthew Rosenberg, Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo


Top Russian Officials Discussed How to Influence Trump Aides Last Summer

American spies collected intelligence last summer revealing that Russians were debating how to work with Trump advisers, current and former officials say.

Author=Matthew Rosenberg, Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo


The Latest Trump Controversy Shows Why Israel Is Not a Charity Case

American support for Israel has always been a function of the Jewish state’s strategic value more than anything else ...

Author=Jonathan S. Tobin


Fox News Poll: Trump approval down, voters support special counsel on Russia

American voters disagree with President Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey, think the dismissal was for self-serving reasons, and approve of a special counsel being appointed to investigate Russian government efforts to influence the election an

Author=


U.S. retail sales slide 0.3%, the biggest drop in 16 months

Americans cut spending at gas stations, department stores and electronics shops in May as retail sales registered their biggest drop in 16 months, a cautionary sign for the economy.

Author=Associated Press


How Alexander Hamilton helped create the press protections Trump wants to overturn

Americans must have “the liberty of publishing truth, with good motives and for justifiable ends, even though it reflect on government, magistrates, or private persons,” Hamilton once said.

Author=Cristina Silva


It’s so hot in England, schoolboys are wearing skirts

Amid an intense heat wave, dozens of British schoolboys went to class wearing girls’ uniform skirts when the head teacher would not relax a dress code banning the more suitable option: shorts…

Author=The Washington Post


Puerto Ricans Vote on the Question of Statehood

Amid economic turmoil, turnout appeared light in Sunday’s nonbinding referendum, the fifth such vote since Puerto Rico became a United States territory in 1898.

Author=Frances Robles


Afghan war faces flurry of setbacks as new U.S. military policy nears

Amid insider attacks and heavy insurgent pressure, Pakistan’s role is at issue.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100011342442800&ref=br_rs


Multiple transit projects across U.S. at risk as White House infrastructure plan falters

Amid mixed signals from the administration, state and city officials worry that federal funds pledged for their programs may be cut off.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis


Venezuela’s Dystopian Nightmare

Amid the country’s worst ever humanitarian crisis, demonstrators are being run over, masked paramilitaries are surrounding homes, and the president is angling for a new constitution.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/raul-stolk


Palestinian Football Association Holds Tournament Named After Terrorist While Demanding Israel's Removal from FIFA

Amid the international soccer governing body Fédération Internationale de Football Association's annual congress, a tournament named after...

Author=


Pentagon agrees $12B jet deal with Qatar

Amid the ongoing diplomatic crisis between Qatar and a number of its Gulf neighbors, the US has agreed to sell $12 billion worth of American F-15 fighters to the country.

Author=Ryan Browne


Britain’s Theresa May comes under pressure to soften her stance on Brexit

Amid the turmoil, the British prime minister received a public pledge of support from her foreign minister — and potential rival to lead the nation.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


France's Macron honors Holocaust victims, vows 'Never again'

Amid worries about rising nationalism, French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron paid homage Sunday to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust with a somber, simple message to voters: Never again.

Author=


Meal ingredient delivery service Blue Apron is the next big consumer IPO

Amidst an array of enterprise companies that have jumped on the IPO bandwagon following Snap's successful IPO (aside from its more recent whiff of an earnings..

Author=Matthew Lynley


Analysis | What can Watergate teach us about the Trump White House?

Among other things, that Nixon was better at deflecting the FBI.

Author=


Poll: Scant global confidence in Trump on foreign affairs

Among the 37 countries Pew surveyed, Trump scored higher marks than his predecessor, President Barack Obama, in two: Russia and Israel.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Stories of 7 Fitzgerald sailors killed in destroyer-container ship crash

Among the seven U.S. Navy sailors who died in the Saturday collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship off Japan were an Ohio man expecting to retire soon, a Maryland man who was his father's best friend, and a former

Author=Navy Times


Stories of sailors killed in destroyer-container ship crash

Among the seven U.S. Navy sailors who died in the Saturday collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship off Japan were an Ohio man expecting to retire soon, a Maryland man who was his father’s best friend and a former vol

Author=


Macron cabinet: Women are half of France's new minsters

Among them are its new defence, sport and labour ministers - in a cabinet spanning the political spectrum.

Author=BBC News


White House Details Ethics Waivers for Ex-Lobbyists and Corporate Lawyers

Among those receiving waivers were former lobbyists for the insurance and fossil fuel industries, the White House counsel and key advisers including Reince Priebus.

Author=Eric Lipton and Steve Eder


Flint airport stabbing suspect tried to buy gun in U.S., FBI says

Amor Ftouhi, 49, managed to purchase a knife, the FBI says

Author=


Amsterdam crash: Police see “no indication” of extremism after car injures 8

Amsterdam police say "no indication whatsoever" car incident is extremist attack

Author=


11-Year-Old Girl Dies in Fall From Water Slide at British Theme Park

An 11-year-old girl on a school trip died after she fell from a water ride at a UK theme park, local police have confirmed. The incident happened at the Splash Canyon ride at Drayton Manor theme park, north of Birmingham, Staffordshire Police said. &q

Author=http://www.facebook.com/ktla5


Girl dies in British theme park accident

An 11-year-old girl on a school trip died after she fell from a water ride at a UK theme park, local police have confirmed.

Author=Euan McKirdy, CNN


Times Square car incident: 1 dead, 22 injured; driver in custody

An 18-year-old woman was killed and at least 22 people injured Thursday when a speeding car plowed into pedestrians in Manhattan's bustling Times Square, city officials said.

Author=Ray Sanchez, CNN


White House rumored to be pulling back from Israel-Palestine talks

An Abbas adviser characterized U.S.-Palestinian talks as 'tense' to reporters.

Author=Sean Higgins


'Above average' Atlantic hurricane season expected

An above-normal Atlantic hurricane season is likely this year, NOAA predicts, with 11 to 17 named storms possible.

Author=Taylor Ward, CNN Meteorologist


How Did a Dead Otto Warmbier Get ‘Exactly What He Deserved’?

An academic has been fired after heaping criticism on the student, who was declared dead on June 19 after being held captive in North Korea for 17 months.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/lizzie-crocker


Activist investigating Ivanka Trump shoe supplier detained in China

An activist investigating a company that manufactures shoes for Ivanka Trump and other Western brands has been detained by police in China -- and two of his colleagues remain unaccounted for.

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College prof who said Otto Warmbier 'got what he deserved' will not return to school

An adjunct anthropology professor at the University of Delaware who drew anger by criticizing the American college student who died being held captive in North Korea will not be returning to teach.

Author=


Trump adviser to leave the White House.

An adviser to President Donald Trump will be leaving the White House

Author=


At Least 2 U.S. Soldiers Killed In 'Insider Attack' In Afghanistan

An Afghan soldier opened fire on his U.S. counterparts in Afghanistan on Saturday, killing two soldiers and wounding two others. The "green-on-blue" violence is not the first to occur this year.

Author=Colin Dwyer


Texas congressman receives threats over call for impeachment

An African-American congressman was threatened with lynching and subjected to racially charged name-calling after he called for President Trump's impeachment last week. At a town hall in Houston on Saturday, Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, played voicemails

Author=ABC News


Philippines air strike on rebel positions kills 10 government troops

An air strike during Philippine military operations to drive Islamist rebels out of a southern city has killed 10 government troops, the defense minister said on Thursday, in a major blow to efforts to defeat fighters linked to the Islamic State group.

Author=Neil Jerome Morales


Philippine crisis deepens as air strike on rebels accidentally kills 11 soldiers

An air strike on Islamist rebels holed up in a southern Philippine city has killed 11 government troops, the armed forces said on Thursday, in a major blow for a military struggling to end its biggest internal security crisis in years.

Author=Tom Allard and Neil Jerome Morales


'Attention in the water: ... You are paddleboarding next to ... 15 great white sharks'

An airborne warning off the Orange County coast was the latest in a handful of recent advisories — and at least one attack — as great white sharks have migrated to the Southern California coast.

Author=Veronica Rocha


Police officer stabbed at Flint airport in possible act of terror

An airport in Michigan has been evacuated after a police officer was stabbed in the neck.

Author=David Boroff


Caps Draw A Game 7 Blank

An all too familiar feeling descends on DC as the Caps fail to finish in Game 7, and instead are finished off, 2-0.

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Perspective | For Capitals and their fans, a familiar sound and fury . . . amounting to nothing

An all-in season ends the same way so many before have: in a second-round ouster.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/thomas.boswell.756


UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears

An ally of British Prime Minister Theresa May has said income tax will not rise for higher earners, making a new promise to voters less than a week before a national election with opinion polls showing a narrowing of May's lead.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Gianforte leads in early Montana results’

An already unpredictable House race was shaken up further after Republican candidate Greg Gianforte was charged with assault for allegedly attacking a reporter.

Author=Scott Bland


US student Otto Warmbier suffered extensive brain damage while detained in North Korea

An American college student who emerged from prison in North Korea in a coma has severe brain damage, but doctors don't know what caused it, a medical team treating him in Ohio has said.  The doctors described Otto Warmbier as being in a state of

Author=Mythili Sampathkumar


North Korea seizes another American citizen as crisis heats up

An American teacher was detained in North Korea over the weekend, raising to four the number of U.S. citizens now being held by the communist nation's authoritarian regime.

Author=John Bacon


U.S. Jet Shoots Down Syrian Warplane

An American warplane shot down a Syrian warplane on the same day Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps also launched missiles into Syria.

Author=Michael R. Gordon and Thomas Erdbrink


U.S. Fighter Jet Shoots Down Syrian Warplane

An American warplane shot down a Syrian warplane on the same day Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps also launched missiles into Syria.

Author=Michael R. Gordon and Thomas Erdbrink


China deports Houston businesswoman who was convicted of being US spy

An American woman who was arrested while on a business trip in China and later convicted of spying has been deported to the United States.

Author=


See the Path of the Ship That Struck the U.S.S. Fitzgerald

An animation of the route of the cargo ship that struck a U.S. Navy vessel.

Author=


Kathy Griffin: 'I beg for your forgiveness' for gruesome anti-Trump photo shoot

An apologetic Kathy Griffin took to Instagram Tuesday to issue a mea culpa for participating in a photo shoot that featured her holding up a bloody head resembling President Donald Trump.

Author=Sandra Gonzalez, CNN


Restrictive North Carolina Voting Law Is Dead After Supreme Court Refuses To Review It

An appeals court found that the restrictions harked back to the Jim Crow era.

Author=Cristian Farias


Appeals Court Throws Out ‘Making a Murderer’ Confession

An appellate panel on Thursday upheld a lower court’s ruling awarding a new trial to Brendan Dassey, the teenage murder convict made famous by the Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer…

Author=Gene Maddaus, Gene Maddaus


Mississippi shooting: 8 dead, including deputy; suspect says 'I ain't fit to live'

An argument between a Mississippi man, his estranged wife and her family over custody of the couple's children ended in a shooting that killed eight people, including a deputy sheriff.

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Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

An armed man gunned down a new village police chief on a street on Friday and then killed two employees in a nearby nursing home, where he later was found dead, a sheriff said. No nursing home residents were injured. The slain police chief, Steven Eric Di

Author=ABC News


Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

An armed man gunned down a new village police chief on an Ohio street on Friday and then killed two employees in a nearby nursing home, where he later was found dead, a sheriff said. No nursing home residents were injured, nor were two hostages briefly he

Author=ABC News


Orlando airport terminal closed after reports of armed man

An armed man was "contained" and speaking with a crisis negotiator Tuesday night at the Orlando International Airport, authorities said. The man was not in custody. The terrifying situation created confusion and uncertainty as video and photos p

Author=ABC News


Armed Russian jet comes within 5 feet of US recon jet

An armed Russian fighter jet buzzed a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance aircraft in the Baltic Sea on Monday, two U.S. officials told Fox News.

Author=


Three police shot, man dead after 'terrorist attack' in Melbourne, Australia

An armed standoff in Melbourne, Australia, which left one civilian dead and two police in hospital was a "terrorist incident," Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told reporter Tuesday.

Author=Ben Westcott, CNN


Armored military vehicle runs over Venezuelan protester

An armored military truck rolled over 22-year-old Pedro Michell Yaminne during protests in Caracas, Venezuela, dramatic video from the scene shows.

Author=Ray Sanchez, CNN


Analysis suggests partisan gerrymandering has benefited GOP

An Associated Press analysis found four times as many states with Republican-skewed state House or Assembly districts than Democratic ones, indicating that gerrymandering has benefited the GOP.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Duterte Declares Limited Martial Law As Bloodshed Breaks Out In Marawi City

An attempt to arrest a local militant group's leader went awry in Marawi City on Tuesday. By nightfall, militants occupied public buildings and the Philippine president cut his Russia trip short.

Author=Colin Dwyer


Australian dog gets new job after failing police pup training

An Australian dog that was training to be a police dog and now is the Vice-Regal Dog of Queensland, Australia.

Author=


Australian fisherman 'stunned' after great white shark launches itself into boat

An Australian fisherman was injured over the weekend after a giant great white shark launched itself into his boat.

Author=Mary Bowerman


Australian senator breastfeeds baby on floor of Parliament

An Australian senator has made history by breastfeeding her infant daughter on the floor of the country’s Parliament.

Author=


Analysis | Trump and Obama are having very different trips to Europe

An awkwardly timed trip highlights the difference between two U.S. presidents.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/mradamtaylor


Disability attorney who bilked $600M from gov't disappears

An eastern Kentucky disability lawyer scheduled to be sentenced next month for defrauding the government of nearly $600 million has disappeared, the FBI said.

Author=


North Korean state media lashes out at China over “precious” nuclear program

An editorial in the North Korean Central News Agency accuses Beijing of “raising tensions.”

Author=Eleanor Ross


Manchester attack: Eight-year-old Saffie Roussos among 22 victims

An eight-year-old and a 15-year-old girl are among five victims of the suicide bombing to be named.

Author=BBC News


What to Watch in Montana’s Special Election

An election for the state’s open House seat turned remarkably ugly in its final hours, with the Republican candidate being charged with assaulting a reporter.

Author=Jonathan Martin and Nate Cohn


The ISIS Killers: The Men Leading the Battle For Mosul Might Be Wiped Out Along the Way

An elite group of Iraqi soldiers is leading the battle to free the city of Mosul from ISIS. The so-called “Golden Division” was formed and trained by the US to hunt terrorists — but in Mosul they have

Author=Mike Giglio


What you should be doing as tropical weather system approaches: Prep tips

An emergency communications plan and emergency kit can go a long way when a storm hits.

Author=Slade Rand, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune


Theresa May Projected to Lose Her Majority in U.K. Parliament

An exit poll prediction, if confirmed by the vote count, would be a shocking defeat for the prime minister, who had gambled by calling an early election.

Author=Steven Erlanger and Stephen Castle


Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party may be No. 2 but still won big in British elections

An exit poll suggests that Corbyn, the far-left firebrand, vastly outperformed expectations.

Author=


Analysis | Here’s how the Russians might have snuck a recording device into the Oval Office

An expert explains.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


One dead, two missing after milling plant explosion in Wisconsin

An explosion and subsequent fire at a corn milling plant in Wisconsin early Thursday morning evening left one person dead and several injured, local authorities said. In addition to the deceased, two more were still missing and 13 were injured at the inci

Author=ABC News


One dead, two missing after milling plant explosion in Wisconsin

An explosion and subsequent fire at a corn milling plant in Wisconsin early Thursday morning evening left one person dead and several injured, local authorities said. In addition to the deceased, two more were still missing and more than 10 were injured a

Author=ABC News


Explosion at kindergarten in China kills 7 people, injures 59, government says

An explosion struck a kindergarten entrance in eastern China on Thursday, police said.

Author=


UK hospitals turn away patients after ransomware attack - The Boston Globe

An extensive cyberattack struck computers across a wide swath of Europe and Asia on Friday, and strained the public health system in Britain.

Author=


2 injured when USAF Thunderbird jet flips

An F-16D used by the famous Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic team on Friday ran off the runway and overturned while preparing for an Ohio air show, sending two airmen to the hospital.

Author=Chris Boyette, CNN


2 injured when USAF Thunderbird jet flips over on landing

An F-16D used by the famous Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic team on Friday ran off the runway and overturned while preparing for an Ohio air show, sending two airmen to the hospital.

Author=


Jeff Sessions Reportedly Failed To List Russian Ambassador Meetings On Security Form

An FBI official helping the AG fill it out told him he didn't need to make the disclosure, a Justice Department spokeswoman says.

Author=Sam Levine


FBI translator married ISIS terrorist she was supposed to investigate: report

An FBI translator who was assigned to investigate a bloodthirsty ISIS terrorist wound up falling head-over-heels in love with the man — and married him instead, a report says. Daniela Greene, 38, w…

Author=


"We stand together here as one": Muslims in Portland thank community after deadly stabbing

An imam at the Muslim Community Center said a fundraising page for the victims had raised $50,000 in its first hours

Author=


6 injured as car hits crowd celebrating Eid in the UK

An incident in which a car hit six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday.

Author=James Masters, CNN


Belgian police: Situation at train station under control

An individual was "neutralized" at Brussels Central Station Tuesday night after an explosion set off panic in the busy transportation hub, authorities said.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg and Nancy Coleman, CNN


Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

An Indonesian court on Tuesday sentenced the minority Christian governor of Jakarta to two years in prison for blaspheming the Quran, a shock decision that undermines the country’s reputation for practicing a moderate form of Islam.

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Alabama executes man for 1982 murder-for-hire

An inmate once called the "Houdini" of Alabama's death row for escaping seven past execution dates through legal challenges was put to death early Friday for a 1982 murder-for-hire shooting. Tommy Arthur, 75, was pronounced dead at 12:15 a.

Author=ABC News


Sydney siege: Police should have stormed cafe sooner, coroner rules

An inquest into Sydney's deadly cafe siege finds extensive failings within the police and justice system.

Author=BBC News


U.S. poised to expand military effort against Taliban in Afghanistan

An intensified military campaign, if approved by President Trump, would aim to push militants to the negotiating table.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/missy.ryan, https://www.facebook.com/greg.jaffe.5


Analysis | As Theresa May faces pressure to resign, who could potentially replace her?

An internal election in the Conservative Party would become a de facto vote for the next British leader.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Turkey's Government Has Blocked Access To Wikipedia In Yet Another Crackdown On Free Speech

An Internet watchdog group in Turkey said that attempts to access the crowd-sourced online encyclopedia result in error messages.

Author=Tamerra Griffin


After Question on Obama, Trump Asks Reporter to Leave Oval Office

An interview by CBS’s John Dickerson with President Donald Trump ended abruptly after a question on his wiretapping claims against predecessor Barack Obama.

Author=


Pentagon Inquiry Blames ISIS for Civilian Deaths in Mosul Strike

An investigation concluded that an American airstrike in March inadvertently set off explosives positioned in a building by the Islamic State, killing 105 people.

Author=Michael R. Gordon


Cuba military plane crash leaves eight dead

An investigation is launched after the crash in the mountainous west of the island.

Author=BBC News


Legal experts weigh in: If Comey wants to testify, there's nothing Trump can do to stop him

An invocation of executive privilege over Comey probably won't hold up under scrutiny.

Author=Sonam Sheth


Iraqi commander says to complete capture of Mosul in May

An Iraqi commander expects to dislodge Islamic State from Mosul in May despite resistance from militants in the densely populated Old City district.

Author=Ahmed Rasheed


Iran-backed Iraqi force says takes Islamic State villages near Syria

An Iraqi Shi'ite force backed by Iran said it pushed Islamic State out of several villages on the border with Syria on Monday, potentially reopening a supply route to send Iranian weapons to President Bashar al-Assad.

Author=Maher Chmaytelli


Israeli Cabinet committee pushes bill that downgrades Arabic

An Israeli Cabinet committee is pushing forward a bill that downgrades Arabic as an official language of the country.

Author=


Israeli minister reportedly says it is time to assassinate Syria's Assad

An Israeli minister under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that, based on recent reports of new atrocities, it is time to eliminate (President) Assad.

Author=


Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

An Israeli police officer shot dead a Jordanian attacker who stabbed him in the Old City of Jerusalem on Saturday, police said.

Author=


Palestinian teen stabs Israeli soldier, then shot by troops

An Israeli soldier was injured on Thursday in a stabbing attack by a 15-year-old Palestinian girl who was then shot and critically wounded by troops at the scene, the army and the girl’s father said.

Author=


Ousted Obama official to speak on Trump aide's Russia talks

An Obama administration official who warned the Trump White House about contacts between one of its key advisers and Russia is set to speak publicly for the first time about the concerns she raised.

Author=


Hawaii's X-band radar vindicated by successful missile intercept, military says

An odd-looking, colossal contraption located near Pearl Harbor has been generating praise ever since it successfully intercepted a test-fired missile, and helped demonstrate the U.S. can handle whatever North Korea tries to send its way.

Author=


Lawyer: Race a factor in St. Louis cop being mistakenly shot

An off-duty black St. Louis police officer’s race factored into him being mistakenly shot by a white officer who didn’t recognize him after a shootout with black suspects this week, the wounded officer’s lawyer contends.

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White cop shoots black off-duty officer, claims it was a ‘friendly fire’ incident

An off-duty police officer has been shot by another cop in St. Louis’ North Pointe neighborhood. A suspect has also been injured. The police license recognition system spotted a stolen car from Maryland Heights last week. They tried to stop the vehicle

Author=http://thegrio.com/author/thegrio/


Shooter At Ohio Nursing Home Has Been 'Neutralized'

An officer responding to the scene was reportedly shot.

Author=Andy Campbell, Willa Frej


Officer killed, two injured in shooting at Ohio nursing home

An officer was killed while responding to reports of gunfire at a nursing home in Central Ohio.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck


Officer shot in Licking County

An officer was wounded in an active shooter situation this morning in Kirkersville in Licking County. The condition of the officer was unknown, according

Author=The Columbus Dispatch


Video of Manila Casino Attack Shows Robbery Was Goal, Police Say

An official dismissed assertions that ISIS was responsible, saying the unidentified attacker “could have killed hundreds of people” but did not.

Author=Richard C. Paddock


State Dept. account retweets, then deletes, about Ivanka Trump book

An official State Department Twitter account retweeted a tweet promoting Ivanka Trump's new book, "Women Who Work," raising ethics questions. It has since been deleted.

Author=Betsy Klein, CNN


Oil truck explosion kills 146 people in Pakistan

An oil tanker crashed and exploded on a road in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 146 people, many of whom were collecting leaking fuel before it ignited, government officials and rescue workers said.

Author=Mubasher Bukhari


Orange County family says they were kicked off Delta flight after argument over child's seat

An Orange County couple says they were kicked off a Los Angeles-bound Delta flight last month after airline staff insisted their 2-year-old son could not sit by himself

Author=James Queally


Pakistan oil tanker fire 'kills scores'

An overturned lorry bursts into flames, engulfing people who gathered to collect fuel, media say.

Author=BBC News


Pakistan oil tanker fire kills scores

An overturned lorry catches fire killing 120 people who had gathered to collect fuel, officials say.

Author=BBC News


Serena Williams vs. John McEnroe: It’s game, set, match Serena with a nude Vanity Fair cover to boot

An unapologetic McEnroe says he didn't mean to bother her during her pregnancy, but the season's silliest debate was in full flower.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/CindyBoren


Montana congressional candidate Greg Gianforte allegedly 'body slams' reporter

An unidentified person was transported to a hospital after Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs said Greg Gianforte "body slammed" him, authorities said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCInvestigates?ref=hl


Bucking Trump, These Cities, States and Companies Commit to Paris Accord

An unnamed group, which includes 30 mayors, three governors, 80 university presidents and over 100 businesses, is negotiating with the United Nations to accept its emissions reduction plan.

Author=Hiroko Tabuchi and Henry Fountain


At least 100,000 groups in 150 countries hit by ransomware

An unprecedented global "ransomware" attack has hit at least 100,000 organizations in 150 countries, Europe's police agency said Sunday.

Author=Sylvia Hui, Allen G. Breed and Sara Burnett


More victims expected in unprecedented cyberattack as users log on Monday

An unprecedented global “ransomware” attack has hit at least 100,000 organizations in 150 countries, Europe’s police agency said Sunday — and predicted that more damage may be seen Monday as people return to work and switch on their computers.

Author=


Kentucky Derby 2017 Video: Replay Highlights, Race Results and Breakdown

An unpredictable buildup to the 2017 Kentucky Derby produced the most predictable result. Odds-on favorite Always Dreaming galloped away from the rest of the pack at Churchill Downs to win the 143rd running of the event in Louisville...

Author=Alex Ballentine


Analysis | Thanks to Trump, Germany says it can’t rely on the United States. What does that mean?

An unreliable America may mean a stronger Europe.

Author=


Angels host Twins with Pujols milestone behind them (Jun 04, 2017) | FOX Sports

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Albert Pujols' pursuit of his 600th career home run to join eight others on a short list of baseball royalty came to a conclusion Saturday night, and he admits to wondering what else is ahead of him. He should get hit No. 3,000 by

Author=


AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

Analysis: Trump intel sharing likely to leave allies anxious

Author=


Senate GOP health-care bill appears in deeper trouble following new CBO report

Analysts estimate plan would cause 22 million more uninsured Americans by 2026 while cutting federal spending $321 billion.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/kelsey.snell.3


Analysis | What the French election highlights about Trump and U.S. politics

Analysts point to the depth of political polarization in France, but it's all the more virulent in the U.S.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/ishaantharoor


Senate GOP focuses on insurance premiums, but would health plans be affordable?

Analysts predict that higher overall insurance costs would frighten away lower-income Americans.

Author=


Launching missiles is not the path to talks with the U.S., Haley tells North Korea

Analysts say North Korea appears to have tested a new kind of missile with a longer range.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


North Korea’s Kim celebrates test of ‘perfect weapon system’

Analysts say the nation appears to have tested a new kind of missile with a longer range.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


By backing Saudi Arabia’s vision of the Middle East, Trump may be sowing the seeds of conflict

Analysts say the tensions that erupted just days after the president’s speech were likely a consequence of his visit to Riyadh.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/erinmichellecunningham


Ananya Vinay, 12, wins US spelling bee with 'marocain'

Ananya Vinay from California got 'marocain' right to win after a tense 45-minute final round.

Author=BBC News


Unflappable Ananya Vinay wins National Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay never looked all that impressed by any of the words she was given in the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Author=


With 'marocain,' 12-year-old wins Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay of Fresno, California, won the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee by spelling "marocain,'' a French word for a type of dress fabric. Runner-up Rohan Rajeev missed the word "marram,'' a Scandinavian-derived word f

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With 'marocain,' 12-year-old wins Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay of Fresno, California, won the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee by spelling "marocain," a French word for a type of dress fabric. Runner-up Rohan Rajeev missed the word "marram," a Scandinavian-derived word for beach gra

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Anatomy of a tragedy: Police say boy with BB gun fatally shot by officers at high school

Anatomy of a tragedy: Police say boy with BB gun fatally shot by officers at high school

Author=Kristina Davis and Dana Littlefield


Warren Buffett’s Stocks Made $16 Billion Since the Last Berkshire Hathaway Meeting

And also the Oracle of Omaha's worst calls this year.

Author=Jen Wieczner


Watch a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch 10 satellites into orbit

And attempt its 13th landing of a Falcon 9 first stage

Author=Alessandra Potenza


Analysis | Yes, Mitch McConnell’s secretive lawmaking is really unusual — in these 4 ways

And here are the 3 reasons he probably won't change course.

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Donald Trump Committed Another Impeachable Offense This Week

And it had nothing to do with the Russia investigation.

Author=https://www.thenation.com/author/John%20Nichols/


Journalists Face New Limits On Press Access In Covering Congress

And it's the public that will lose out.

Author=Michael Calderone


Trump's Supporters Are Just As Frustrated As He Is About Not Getting Things Done

And just like the president, they're blaming everyone but Donald Trump.

Author=Michael Blackmon


First Advertiser Pulls Ads From Sean Hannity’s Fox News Show

And so it begins...

Author=Lydia O'Connor


Microsoft can’t explain why its 4K is $100 better than Sony’s

And Sony can’t explain why 4K matters to begin with

Author=Chris Plante


Trump's Ratings On The Economy Are Taking A Turn For The Worse

And the other polling news you need to know about this week.

Author=Ariel Edwards-Levy, Grace Sparks


Should We Regard Even Our Most Vicious Political Foes As People?

And these are the ones along the path, where the word is sown: when they hear, Satan immediately comes and takes away the word that is sown in them. (Mark 4:14) Repay no one evil for evil, but give

Author=


Trump’s First 100 Days: What has President Trump done so far?

And what his actions tell us about what kind of president he is.

Author=


Analysis | Most Americans support government regulation to fight climate change. Including in Pittsburgh.

And Youngstown. And Detroit. And Milwaukee. And Cedar Rapids.

Author=


Anderson Cooper to Trump Surrogate: ‘If He Took a Dump on His Desk You’d Defend It’ (Video)

Anderson Cooper to Trump Surrogate: ‘If He Took a Dump on His Desk You’d Defend It’ (Video) What Anderson Cooper said to Kellyanne Conway with a roll of his eyes he is now saying to another Donald Trump surrogate with words. Political commentator

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Anderson Cooper tells Jeffrey Lord: If Trump 'took a dump on his desk, you'd defend it'

Anderson Cooper took issue with a guest's defense of President Trump on his show Friday night.Jeffrey Lord regularly appears as a pro-T...

Author=Jessica Roy


Ward stops Kovalev by eighth-round TKO

Andre Ward left no room for controversy in his rematch with Sergey Kovalev, finishing his rival by TKO in the eighth round to retain his light heavyweight titles Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

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Acting FBI director vows to inform congressional committee if White House tries to upend Russia probe

Andrew McCabe also told a congressional committee there had “been no effort to impede our investigation to date.”

Author=http://www.facebook.com/matt.zapotosky


Acting FBI director vows to inform congressional committee if White House tries to upend Russia probe

Andrew McCabe also told the Senate Intelligence Committee there has “been no effort to impede our investigation to date.”

Author=http://www.facebook.com/matt.zapotosky


Acting FBI director contradicts Trump White House on Comey, Russia probe

Andrew McCabe praised his ex-boss and told a congressional committee the Russia probe is a ‘highly significant investigation,’ contrary to what the White House has said.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/matt.zapotosky


Latest Developments on Comey: Acting F.B.I. Chief Testifies

Andrew McCabe, the acting director of the F.B.I., is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Author=The New York Times


The world wants cheap phones, but can Android Go deliver them?

Android Go is Google’s latest try at reaching the next billion smartphone users, and although it’s exciting, and a strong proposition, it faces many of the same problems Google encountered with Android One.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/andyboxall


Germans perplexed as Trump escalates feud

Angela Merkel downplayed the split with Washington — but also didn’t give ground.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1


Angela Merkel demands quick Brexit negotiations after UK election

Angela Merkel has said Brexit negotiations should still go ahead as on schedule despite the political fallout in the UK from the General Election.

Author=Jonathan Mitchell


Germans perplexed as Trump escalates feud

Angela Merkel played down the split with Washington — but also didn’t give ground.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1, https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Merkel's tough talk shows she 'no longer regards the USA as reliable'

Angela Merkel's weekend speech stating that Europe could no longer "fully count on others" were a sign of the widening cracks in the U.S.-German relationship.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Macron and Merkel Meet, Pledging to Save European Unity

Angela Merkel, Germany’s chancellor, greeted Emmanuel Macron, France’s new president, with pomp that reflected a rare moment of hope for the E.U., but much work remained.

Author=Alison Smale


Merkel Gains Momentum in German State Vote as Challengers Slump

Angela Merkel’s party picked up momentum in a German state election, convincingly defeating the Social Democrats who want to unseat the chancellor in the national vote in September.

Author=Patrick Donahue


Pujols hits 600-HR milestone in grand fashion

Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit his 600th career homer Saturday night, delivering a grand slam to become the ninth player in major league history to reach the milestone.

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Fights break out at Florida airport after Spirit Airlines cancels flights - The Boston Globe

Anger and confusion boiled over as nine Spirit flights were canceled, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded.

Author=


London fire latest: Grenfell Tower anger grows as death toll could soar above 100

Anger is mounting over a litany of failings that led to the Grenfell Tower disaster, as fears grow that the death toll could soar to more than 100.

Author=


Anger over Warmbier death grows amid travel ban calls

Anger over Otto Warmbier's fate continued to build Tuesday, with lawmakers declaring his death a "murder" and calling for travel restrictions to North Korea.

Author=Nicole Gaouette


Moscow cancels meeting with U.S. diplomat after sanctions

Angered by expanded U.S. sanctions, Russia on Wednesday canceled a high-level meeting between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon.

Author=Alexander Winning and Roberta Rampton


Dog Meat Still on Sale at Controversial Festival

Animal-welfare advocacy groups had celebrated rumors of a ban—but new videos suggest that sales have continued.

Author=


In blow to U.S.-Turkey ties, Trump administration approves plan to arm Syrian Kurds against Islamic State

Ankara views the Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, as a threat.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/tgibbonsneff, https://www.facebook.com/missy.ryan


Ankara Backs Qatar in Saudi-led Showdown

Ankara's strong backing of Qatar threatens highlight its ties with radical Islamic groups

Author=Dorian Jones


Ann Coulter a no-show at raucous but peaceful Berkeley rally

Ann Coulter did not turn up in Berkeley where hundreds held a raucous but largely peaceful demonstration in her absence and lamented what they called the latest blow to free speech in the home of America’s free speech movement.

Author=


How the demographics of military service have warped Memorial Day

ANNVILLE, Pa. — Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful “Happy Memorial Day!” from oblivious well-wishers. The former Army captain and Iraq War ve…

Author=Associated Press


9th Circuit deals travel ban another defeat

Another federal court has ruled against President Donald Trump's revised executive order limiting travel from six predominately Muslim countries.

Author=Laura Jarrett, CNN


Exclusive: This is the Essential Phone

Another stab at making phones modular

Author=Dieter Bohn


7th-grader gets 'Most Likely to Become a Terrorist' Award

Another student was named "Most likely to blend in with white people."

Author=AJ Willingham, CNN


Trump's daughter Tiffany to attend Georgetown Law School

Another Trump is going to Washington.

Author=


Trump travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next

Another U.S. appeals court stomped on President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban Monday, saying the administration violated federal immigration law and failed to provide a valid reason for keeping people from six mostly Muslim nations from coming to th

Author=


Russia protests: 'Hundreds detained' at opposition rallies

Anti-corruption demonstrations go ahead despite the detention of opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Author=BBC News


Inside Venezuela's anti-government protests

Anti-government protesters in Venezuela talk about what drives them and what they want to happen.

Author=Vanessa Buschschlüter


Nine Dead After Boat Carrying 170 People Sinks in Colombia

Antioquia state government said 28 people were missing and 24 remained hospitalized.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Manspreading Banned In Madrid On Subways And Buses

Anyone planning to visit Spain for a summer vacation should be aware that country’s capital city of Madrid has banned manspreading on public transportation. Manspreading is the practice, ...

Author=Robert Jonathan


Don’t Take Anything Trump’s Lawyers Say About His Tax Returns Seriously

Anything except releasing the documents falls short.

Author=Paul Blumenthal, Ben Walsh


AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT.

Author=


Apple HomePod speaker favors sound over Siri

Apparently Apple knows Siri kinda sucks, because it was the last thing mentioned in the unveiling of the new HomePod speaker. That's why it's dumpily named as..

Author=Josh Constine


Trump’s revised travel ban faces legal challenges in courtrooms on both coasts

Appeals court in Richmond holds first hearing Monday on president’s executive order.

Author=


Apple WWDC 2017: A Speaker Called HomePod to Rival Amazon’s Echo

Apple is holding its annual developer conference, one of its biggest events of the year. Tune in as our reporters update and analyze the announcements.

Author=Brian X. Chen, Farhad Manjoo and Vindu Goel


WWDC 2017 keynote: Taking it all in

Apple kicked off its annual developers conference with a software and hardware showcase that we’ll be thinking about for a long time to come.

Author=


LIVE: Apple misses on revenue, signals weakness ahead

Apple will report its second fiscal quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday.

Author=Kif Leswing


Live Coverage of Apple's WWDC 2017 Keynote: iOS 11, macOS 10.13, Notebooks, iPad Pros, and More

Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kicks off today in San Jose with the traditional keynote being held for the first time in...

Author=


The 8 biggest announcements from Apple WWDC 2017

Apple’s WWDC 2017 keynote just wrapped, where key executives Craig Federighi, Phil Schiller, and, of course, Tim Cook, took the stage to announce updates headed to iPhones, MacBooks, Apple TV, and...

Author=Natt Garun


nbcnews:card_graphic

April's launch of a KN-17 failed, but Sunday's launch was successful.

Author=NBC News


Arab states in row with Qatar laud Trump's supportive stance

Arab states that have laid virtual siege on Qatar praised U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday for enthusiastically supporting their stance when he called on the Gulf state to stop “the funding of terrorism.”

Author=


PHOTOS: 17 Mummies Unearthed In Egypt

Archaeologists announced the discovery of 17 mummies in central Egypt, believed to be from Egypt's Greco-Roman period. The country is hoping the find will boost tourism.

Author=James Doubek


Analysis | Laura Ingraham and Kimberly Guilfoyle wanted Sean Spicer’s job. Now they’re not so sure.

Are they having second thoughts or saving face?

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


A huge collection of Nazi artifacts found in Argentina includes macabre medical instruments and Hilter busts

Argentinian investigators found around 75 objects connected to the Holocaust and World War II.

Author=Sofia Lotto Persio


Watch live: Ariana Grande's 'One Love Manchester' benefit concert

Ariana Grande & Friends: One Love Manchester show today is set to feature Justin Bieber, the Black Eyed Peas, Coldplay, Miley Cyrus, Ni...

Author=Los Angeles Times


Ariana Grande announces Manchester benefit concert

Ariana Grande has broken her silence and has announced that she will put on a benefit concert for those affected by last week’s terror attack during her Manchester concert.

Author=EndPlay


Ariana Grande sets Manchester benefit concert; Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Coldplay and more in the lineup

Ariana Grande left Manchester quickly after the deadly bombing that followed her concert there a week ago, and now she's returning in s...

Author=Christie D'Zurilla


Ariana Grande to Host Benefit Concert in Manchester

Ariana Grande plans to hold a benefit concert in Manchester, England, to raise money for victims of the deadly attack on her concert there Monday.<br /><br />She had suspended her world tour through June 5 following...

Author=Associated Press / NBC 10 Philadelphia


Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

Ariana Grande returned to the city to pay tribute with an energetic, all-star concert featuring Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Liam Gallagher two weeks after a suicide bombing killed 22 of her fans and injured dozens of others in Manchester, England.

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Grande returning to stage Sunday for Manchester benefit show

Ariana Grande will return to the stage Sunday in Manchester, England, for a concert to raise money for victims of a suicide bombing that struck at the end of her last show nearly two weeks ago.

Author=


One Love Manchester: Joy shines through pain at benefit concert

Ariana Grande's Manchester concert becomes a night of unity, healing and joy for 50,000 fans.

Author=Ian Youngs


McCain: WH must handle Watergate-size scandal

Arizona Sen. John McCain explained on Sunday why he invoked Watergate last week to describe the controversy surrounding President Donald Trump.

Author=Eli Watkins, CNN


McCain on Kushner backchannel reports: 'I don't like it'

Arizona Sen. John McCain is not pleased about reports that Jared Kushner proposed setting up a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin.

Author=Saba Hamedy, CNN


Arkansas executes Kenneth Williams, 4th inmate in 8 days

Arkansas executed its fourth inmate in eight days, ending a frantic schedule as the state's supply of lethal injection drugs expires at the end of April.

Author=Faith Karimi, Dakin Andone and Darran Simon, CNN


Arkansas carries out fourth execution in eight days, concluding frantic lethal injection schedule

Arkansas had originally intended to execute eight inmates in 11 days, but half of the lethal injections were blocked.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/markberman


Political deals, church pleas and a shark

Arlene Foster is confident of deal with the Tories as a stricken predator causes panic.

Author=BBC News


DUP-Tory deal announcement 'in hours'

Arlene Foster is in London as talks over a DUP-Tory parliamentary pact continue.

Author=BBC News


DUP-Tory deal close says Arlene Foster

Arlene Foster returns to London as talks over a DUP-Tory parliamentary pact continue.

Author=BBC News


DUP hopeful of deal on Conservative government 'soon'

Arlene Foster says talks on backing a Tory government are "going well", but Sir John Major warns of its possible impact on the peace process.

Author=BBC News


DUP hopeful of deal on Conservative government 'soon'

Arlene Foster says talks on backing a Tory government are "going well", but Sir John Major warns of the dangers.

Author=BBC News


DUP hopeful of deal on Conservative government 'soon'

Arlene Foster says talks with Theresa May are "going well" and she hopes for a "successful conclusion".

Author=BBC News


London terror attack: Police fired 'unprecedented' number of rounds

Armed officers responding to the London Bridge terror attack fired an "unprecedented" number of rounds at the three attackers because they were wearing what appeared to be suicide belts, police said.

Author=James Masters and Steve George, CNN


Armed police presence to remain at Scottish Parliament

Armed officers will continue to patrol outside Holyrood as an "enhanced visible deterrent".

Author=BBC News


Man held by police outside Parliament

Armed police have Tasered a man outside Parliament after he reached for a knife when approached by officers.

Author=BBC News


Armed troops guard Buckingham Palace and other London landmarks after Manchester attack

Armed soldiers were seen arriving outside Downing Street, Parliament and Westminster.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/JenniferLHassan


Manchester attack: Soldiers may be deployed to FA Cup final

Armed troops may be deployed to help police after the UK threat raised to critical.

Author=BBC News


Philippines says U.S. troops near besieged Marawi, but not fighting

Armed U.S. troops are on the ground near Marawi City in the southern Philippines, but are not involved in fighting Islamist militants who have held parts of the city for more than three weeks, a Philippines military spokesman said.

Author=Neil Jerome Morales and Simon Lewis


Iraqi forces open new front in Mosul offensive, gearing up for a final showdown

Army and Interior Ministry units advanced from the northwest after their push from the south stalled.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lovedaymorris?fref=ts


Iran Presidential Election: Economy Is Focus as Rouhani Faces Raisi

Around 1,600 people put themselves forward to run for president, but Iran's unelected conservative Islamic Guardian Council allowed just six to run.

Author=Alexander Smith


Around 100 people feared buried by southwest China landslide

Around 100 people are feared buried after a landslide unleashed huge rocks that smashed into homes in southwestern China on Saturday morning, officials said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Indonesia: About 200 Still at Large 2 Days After Jail Break

Around 200 inmates remain on the loose after a mass escape from an overcrowded prison on Sumatra Island in Indonesia, authorities said.

Author=NBC News


Democrats meet privately to mull ousting Pelosi

Around the same time House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was declaring she had broad support to remain the top Democratic leader and jabbing back at her critics, a group of her colleagues met privately to brainstorm on whether there was a way to force her

Author=Deirdre Walsh, CNN Senior Congressional Producer


Another Violent Ramadan

Around the world, Muslims are partaking in festivities for Eid-ul-Fitr, a religious holiday celebrating the end of a month long fast. At home, in the U.S...

Author=Engy Abdelkader


Heroin dealer cites religious freedom as his defense. Court says yeah, but what about the buyers?

Arrested for federal drug conspiracy, a heroin ringleader said he only did it as a faith-based method of detoxification. Courts weren't sure the users saw it that way.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/StateofNoVa/info?tab=page_info


London attack: Three arrested in east London

Arrests follow raids involving armed police investigating the attack which killed eight people.

Author=BBC News


​Google I/O 2017: Here's what we learned

Artificial intelligence, simplified Android developer tools and Google's play to be your digital assistant of choice are among the key themes from Google I/O 2017.

Author=Larry Dignan


North Korea's mystery islands: Man-made keys could be new nuclear launch sites

Artificial islands have been discovered surrounding Sohae Satellite Launching Station, a missile development and testing site roughly 70 miles northwest of Pyongyang. Satellite images suggest the islands are home to military installations and have been un

Author=Georeen Tanner


Meet Robin Bell, the artist who projected protest messages onto Trump's D.C. hotel last night

Artist Robin Bell creates light projections that serve as acts of protest against the Trump administration. Monday night, his messages went on Trump's hotel in Washington, D.C. and went viral.

Author=Carolina A. Miranda


‘Pay Trump Bribes Here’: How an activist pulled off projecting messages onto the Trump International Hotel

Artist Robin Bell focused on accusations that the hotel is benefiting from President Trump’s political power, which would violate the emoluments clause of the Constitution.

Author=


'Star Wars': Unsung Heroes Finally Share Their Stories

As 'A New Hope' turns 40, eight members of the cast and crew spill on a standoffish Alec Guinness, losing the Skywalker homestead and Fox executives' utterly depressing reactions to early footage.

Author=Aaron Couch,Patrick Shanley


Analysis | All of the White House’s conflicting explanations for Comey’s firing: A timeline

As a public service, we compiled a timeline of the shifting rhetoric by Trump and his staff.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/myhlee


British schoolboys wear skirts to protest against school's 'no shorts' policy

As a record-breaking heat wave grips Britain, some teenage boys are protesting their school's "no shorts" policy by donning skirts instead.

Author=


Bill Cosby Trial Day 8: What to Expect

As a third day of deliberations dawns, it is clear that the jurors in the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial have been painstaking in their review of the evidence.

Author=Graham Bowley


As Trump Weighs Shake-Up, He Faces Recruiting Challenge

As a top White House aide announced his resignation, four possible successors declined to be considered, according to an associate of the president.

Author=Peter Baker and Maggie Haberman


The Trump administration's lonely voice for human rights

As ambassador to the United Nations, former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has taken positions on humanitarian issues that put her at odds with the president.

Author=Nahal Toosi


Julie Newmar pays tribute to friend and 'Batman' co-star Adam West: 'A king to the end'

As arguably the greatest on-screen Catwoman of them all, Julie Newmar co-starred with Adam West on the campy “Batman” TV series in the ...

Author=Gerrick Kennedy


Duterte Declares Martial Law in South Philippines

As battles raged with ISIS-linked militants seizing buildings in Marawi City.

Author=


Trump’s window for scoring early legislative victories is shrinking

As Congress’s summer recess nears, the White House seeks momentum on its stalled agenda.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis


Why over-analysing Melania Trump's wardrobe has basically become a sport

As FLOTUS, Melania Trump is one of the most talked about - and mysterious - women in the world.

Author=Caitlin McBride


French Parliamentary Elections: What to Watch For

As France holds the second round of its National Assembly elections, President Emmanuel Macron’s party is on track to win an outright majority.

Author=Aurelien Breeden


Marine Le Pen: A Surprising Number of Gay Frenchmen Are with Her

As France picks its next president on Sunday, National Front nominee Marine Le Pen, 48, enjoys significant support among an unlikely population: gay voters. According to a survey released Wednesday by Hornet, a gay social network, among 5,224 responden

Author=Deroy Murdock


If Germany can't count on old friends, perhaps its time to make new ones

As Germany loses faith in older allies, new ties with India and China are taking centre-stage.

Author=Joe Miller


Google Assistant on the iPhone is better than Siri, but not by much

As good as Google Assistant is, iOS restrictions limits its usefulness.

Author=Nicole Lee


Polls close in Montana, with both sides seeing possible roads to victory

As GOP stands by Montana candidate charged with assault, Democrats prepare to claim victory regardless of outcome.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


The Daily 202: Firing FBI director Comey is already backfiring on Trump. It’s only going to get worse.

As GOP support cracks, POTUS will likely come to regret this blunder

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


Qatar row: Calls for diplomatic talks to end Gulf crisis

As Gulf rivals isolate Qatar and restrict airspace, the country seeks a way out of the dispute.

Author=BBC News


Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk

As he dashed through the Middle East and Europe, Donald Trump looked like a conventional American leader abroad. He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope at the Vatican and stood center stage with Weste

Author=


Fact checking Trump's Iowa Rally

As he did in past campaign speeches, Trump spoke for a long time in Iowa on Wednesday and reeled off numerous false and misleading claims.

Author=


Analysis: In Mideast, Trump pushes shared worries over Iran

As he hopscotches through the Middle East, President Donald Trump is urging Israel and its Arab neighbors to unite around a “common cause”: their deep distrust of Iran.

Author=


At Wellesley, Clinton Criticizes Trump and His Policies

As her commencement speech unfolded, it became increasingly critical of the administration of the man who defeated her, without ever naming him.

Author=Jess Bidgood and Katharine Q. Seelye


Trump on presidency: 'I thought it would be easier'

As his 100-day mark in office approaches, President Trump admitted Thursday that his new job isn’t quite all it’s cracked up to be.

Author=Jessa Schroeder


Trump tweets: Says he's bringing back 'hundreds of billions of dollars' from the Middle East

As his inaugural trip abroad came to a close, President Trump tweeted that he was bringing back from the Middle East "hundreds of billi...

Author=Los Angeles Times


At a Besieged White House, Tempers Flare and Confusion Swirls

As his staff squabbles, President Trump’s mood has become sour, and he has turned against most of his aides, two advisers say.

Author=Glenn Thrush and Maggie Haberman


What was that glowing orb that Trump touched in Saudi Arabia?

As images of the orb circulated on social media, Twitter users immediately took notice. They offered multiple interpretations of the sphere and of the triumvirate of world leaders bathed in its light.

Author=The New York Times


Byron York: On Russia, a senator's deception and a timeline of Trump frustration

As Inauguration Day approached, the Trump-Russia affair dominated media talk. The central question, then as now, was whether Trump or his as...

Author=Byron York


Mike Pence is leading Trump's voter fraud commission. That's bad news for people who want to vote.

As Indiana governor, Pence cheered a crackdown on a major voter registration drive.

Author=Pema Levy


Rouhani, a man of the Islamic Revolution, opens Iran to West

As Iran’s chief nuclear envoy, Hassan Rouhani earned the nickname “diplomat sheikh” when negotiators in 2004 reached a deal that saw the Islamic Republic halt all its enrichment of uranium.

Author=


As Iraqi forces storm Mosul's Old City quarter, a desperate Islamic State strikes back

As Iraqi forces storm Mosul's Old City quarter, Islamic State's tactics become more desperate

Author=Nabih Bulos


Of course tornado man kept mowing. We’re talking about lawn care. - The Boston Globe

As it turns out, there was a perfectly reasonable explanation for why Theunis Wessels chose to mow his lawn in the middle of an active tornado: It was on his to-do list.

Author=Dugan Arnett


Ivanka Trump Gets Approval for Branded Lingerie and Raincoats

As Ivanka Trump expands her role in the White House, U.S. trademark officials have steadily granted initial approval to a stream of new products bearing her name -- intimate apparel, lounge wear and athletic clothing.

Author=Lindsey Rupp, Benjamin Bain


RNC: Trump's firing of Comey was 'the right thing to do'

As James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill Thursday, President Donald Trump's allies are prepared to cast his decision to fire the former FBI director as a selfless move that he made for the good of the country.

Author=Sara Murray, CNN


Ireland's First Openly Gay Prime Minister Formally Takes Office

As leader of Ireland's governing party, the 38-year-old son of an Indian immigrant is also the country's youngest-ever taoiseach, or prime minister.

Author=Colin Dwyer


Indian relatives lead celebrations as Leo Varadkar is elected Ireland's next Prime Minister

As Leo Varadkar was celebrating becoming Ireland's next Prime Minister, some 4,700 miles away his relatives in India were also cheering on the country's first openly gay leader.

Author=


Queen Elizabeth reflects on somber mood after London fire

As London mourned the victims of a building inferno that left 30 people dead, Queen Elizabeth reflected on the somber national mood Saturday, a day after she visited the site.

Author=James Masters and Faith Karimi, CNN


London attack: Heroism in the face of terror

As Londoners absorb the most recent attack on their city, tales of heroism have emerged from the terror.

Author=CNN Staff, CNN


GOP baseball practice shooting: House Whip Steve Scalise shot, others injured

As many as 50 shots were fired at a Republican baseball team practice, according to reports.

Author=Leada Gore | lgore@al.com


World Press Freedom Day: 54 attacks on journalists in India in 16 months, says Hoot report

As many as 54 attacks on journalists were reported in 16 months, mainly by "lawmakers and law enforcers", a report compiled by media watchdog Hoot said on Tuesday, a day ahead of the World Press Freedom Day.

Author=


Bill Cosby Thinks Sexual Assault Allegations May Be Rooted in Racism, Does Not Plan to Testify Against Andrea Constand

As many as 58 women have accused the disgraced comedian of sexual misconduct over the years

Author=Zach Johnson


Testing U.K.'s Tower Blocks After Grenfell Fire

As many as 600 buildings may have the same type of flammable cladding used in the London structure.

Author=Yasmeen Serhan


Donald and Melania’s World of Hurt

As Melania slaps the president’s hand away, every stop so far in the Middle East and Europe has seen the treatment of women as second-class beings.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/barbie-latza-nadeau


The NRA's Struggle to Prove Black Guns Matter

As more minorities buy guns for self-defense, the organization wants to bring them into the fold. But even in majority-black Atlanta, it’s a hard sell.

Author=


Ivanka Trump Swayed the President on Family Leave. Congress Is a Tougher Sell.

As Ms. Trump tries to leave an imprint with a plan that cuts against Republican orthodoxy, a buzz saw will surely await. The question is how big it will be.

Author=Maggie Haberman


As inter-Arab crisis escalates, Qatar pins hopes on U.S.

As neighbors hand Qatar list of demands, Qatari diplomat tells CBS News her country being maligned with "terrorism card" for its "openness"

Author=


Reactions to Comey firing: 'Devastating,' 'surprising'

As news of one of perhaps the most consequential moves of US President Donald Trump's short tenure reverberated across the political landscape, reactions were mixed.

Author=Euan McKirdy, CNN


Microsoft says governments should stop 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities after WannaCry attack

As news of the WannaCry ransomware attack broke last week, companies and governments scrambled first to keep it contained. Now, with more details about its origins and effects clear, those...

Author=Rich McCormick


Sony Has Sold Over 60.4 Million PS4s Worldwide

As of June 11, 2017, Sony has sold 60.4 million PlayStation 4 consoles globally.

Author=Brian Ashcraft


Rocky rollout for Senate healthcare bill

As of now, GOP leaders at least two votes short of a majority — and maybe more.

Author=Alexander Bolton


Trump administration still considering how to make it easier to sue the media, Priebus says

As one of the most visible public officials in the world, it would be extremely difficult for Trump to prove that journalists had 'actual malice' in their critiques of him.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/CleveWootson


Amid Trump Turmoil, Some Begin Eyeing Mike Pence

As opponents of the president whisper about the idea of impeaching him, the vice president has emerged as a prime target — though Mr. Pence dismisses any talk of taking over.

Author=Julie Hirschfeld Davis


Amid Trump Turmoil, Some Begin Eyeing Mike Pence

As opponents of the president whisper about the idea of impeachment, the vice president has emerged as a prime target — though Mr. Pence dismisses any talk of taking over.

Author=Julie Hirschfeld Davis


Report: Trump Under Investigation For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

As part of the DOJ Russia investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller's team is looking into whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, the Washington Post reported Wednesday.

Author=Dana Farrington


New Orleans begins to remove second Confederate monument

As police stood between two opposing crowds, a crew lifted a statute of former Confederate President Jefferson Davis from its pedestal before dawn Thursday in New Orleans -- the latest in a contentious plan to dismantle four Confederate monuments in the c

Author=Madison Park, Keith Allen and Jason Hanna, CNN


Ossoff downplays national implications of Georgia race

As polls opened for a highly anticipated congressional runoff election in Georgia Tuesday, Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff checked in with CNN's "New Day."

Author=Lindsey Ellefson, CNN


Tillerson faces task of defending Trump's decision to allies

As President Donald Trump announced America’s withdrawal from a global climate change pact, infuriating allies far and wide, the man charged with defending the decision to the world kept his distance.

Author=


Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for FBI job

As President Donald Trump considers a replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey, lawmakers are urging the president to steer clear of appointing any politicians.

Author=


Paris Pullout Pits Chamber Against Some of Its Biggest Members

As President Donald Trump mulled whether to exit the Paris climate accord, companies as varied as Dow Chemical Corp., Exxon Mobil Corp. and Citigroup Inc. prodded him to stay in.

Author=Ari Natter


Trump avoids pointing to Saudis' human rights failings

As President Donald Trump opened his keynote address in Saudi Arabia, he lavished praise on the “magnificent” kingdom and “the grandeur of this remarkable place.”

Author=


Donald Trump’s loyal voters aren’t buying ‘shameful’ media spin: Report

As President Trump reaches his 100-day mark in office, an unfriendly news media has done much to undermine his efforts — but Trump voters appear to be ignoring it all.

Author=The Washington Times http://www.washingtontimes.com


France's unpopular Hollande leaves power after 5 hard years

As president, Francois Hollande steered France through deadly extremist attacks, poured troops into battle abroad and anchored the boldest-ever world agreement to fight global warming.

Author=


Bill Cosby Trial Day 5: What to Expect

As prosecution winds down its case, jurors are likely to hear Mr. Cosby in his own words, taken from a 2005 civil suit, talk about how drugs helped him seduce women.

Author=Graham Bowley


Bill Cosby Mistrial: Even Without a Verdict, This Case Leaves a Lasting Mark

As prosecutors vow to retry the comedy legend, untangling the effects on Cosby's legacy and how important this case was to his many accusers

Author=Natalie Finn


Trump’s agenda on the line in hard-fought Georgia House race

As Republicans struggle to craft a health-care bill, they are keeping an eye on suburban Atlanta.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367, https://www.facebook.com/costareports, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Karen-Tumulty/1410916925870676


Trump’s agenda on the line in a hard-fought Georgia House race

As Republicans struggle to craft a health-care bill, they’re keeping an eye on suburban Atlanta.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/paul.kane.3367, https://www.facebook.com/costareports, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Karen-Tumulty/1410916925870676


With Harleys and Hamburgers, Saudis Salute U.S. on Trump’s Visit

As Saudi Arabia seeks to renew ties between the two nations, signs of America’s cultural influence on the kingdom are also to the fore.

Author=Ben Hubbard


What a New President Might Mean for Korea's Investors

As South Koreans head to the polls to choose a new president, investors are looking forward to the leadership vacuum being filled as concerns over geopolitics and corporate reform linger.

Author=


Hill Republicans try to wait out the Trump storm

As storm clouds continue to gather over President Donald Trump, congressional Republicans are doing the political equivalent of sheltering in place -- bracing themselves and hoping to ride out the controversy.

Author=Eric Bradner and Lauren Fox, CNN


Teen targeted on Portland train thanks strangers

As tears streamed down her cheeks, Destinee Mangum, 16, thanked the three strangers who intervened on a Portland light rail after a man hurled anti-Muslim slurs at her and her friend who was wearing a hijab.

Author=Madison Park, CNN


Teen targeted on Portland train thanks strangers

As tears streamed down her cheeks, Destinee Mangum, 16, thanked the three strangers who intervened on a Portland light-rail train after a man hurled anti-Muslim slurs at her and her friend who was wearing a hijab.

Author=Madison Park, CNN


Bloodied and broken: Rising toll of Philippines' war with ISIS

As the battle for the southern Philippines city enters its fifth week, the military costs are beginning to stack up.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Ivan Watson, CNN


Bill Cosby trial: A complete timeline of how we got here

As the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial comes to a close in Pennsylvania after just one week, ABC News looks back at the extraordinary sequence of events that led to the public downfall and criminal prosecution of a man who was once one of America’s most

Author=ABC News


Sean Hannity, a Murder and Why Fake News Endures

As the case of the Seth Rich murder shows, uncorroborated stories will spread as long as some people want to tell them, and others want to believe.

Author=Jim Rutenberg


‘The Battle of New Orleans’: David Duke expects Confederate statue defenders to mass on Sunday

As the city tries to tear the monuments down, pleas of “reinforcements” go out across the country.

Author=


Theresa May Says She'll Tear Up Human Rights Laws If They Stop Her Catching Terrorists

As the election campaign entered its final hours, and facing questions about the government's security record, the prime minister promised to introduce tougher measures if she wins on Thursday.

Author=Alex Spence


Family of slain Seth Rich says reports that he fed DNC info to WikiLeaks are untrue

As the investigation into the 2016 homicide continues, police say he was the victim of a robbery attempt.

Author=


The iPad takes a big step toward being the computer for everyone

As the MacBook Pro loses features and ports, the iPad Pro gains versatility and power

Author=Vlad Savov


Trump still hasn't given allied leaders what they want

As the president arrives in Sicily, allies are still wondering how to bridge the gap with the new U.S. administration on climate, trade — and Russia.

Author=Tara Palmeri


The worst job in Washington right now: Working for Trump

As the president harangues his staff, they have their own complaints about his management style.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abbydphillip


As Iraqi forces storm Mosul's Old City quarter, a desperate Islamic State strikes back

As the pressure has increased around Mosul since the government offensive to retake it began Oct. 17, the fight has apparently transformed into a so-called cauldron battle, where the militants have

Author=Nabih Bulos


Analysis | If Trump quits the Paris climate accord, he will lead the U.S. into the wilderness

As the rest of the world reckons with global warming, Trump may really leave the United States out in the cold.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/ishaantharoor


Firefighters battle inferno in West London residential tower

As the sun rose on London Wednesday morning, firefighters and emergency crews worked feverishly to save lives and battle a massive fire that engulfed a 27-story building housing over 100 apartments. It's not clear how many people remain trapped insi

Author=James Griffiths, Steve George and Joshua Berlinger, CNN


Supreme Court could rule on Trump's proposed travel ban before summer break

As the Supreme Court prepares to take an extended summer break, President Donald Trump's proposed travel ban still awaits a decision from the court.

Author=Matt Durr | mattdurr@mlive.com


North Korea says it plans to pursue nukes at "breakneck speed" until U.S. backs off

As the U.S. military positions for a possible war in the region, North Korea said it will "increase its capabilities for nuclear attack at a breakneck speed."

Author=Tom O'Connor


With Sean Spicer's possible retreat from on-camera briefings, will comedy be the same?

As the White House looks to restructure its communications office, we look at the tumultuous term of Press Secretary Sean Spicer, which generated enough comedy to be its own show. Maybe it was.

Author=Chris Barton


So What Exactly Is In The Paris Climate Accord?

As the world awaits President Trump's decision on whether the U.S. will recommit to the 2015 Paris pact, here's a by-the-numbers look at the details of the historic global agreement.

Author=Camila Domonoske


Harris, Rosenstein tussle over Mueller's independence before Harris gets cut off

As their verbal tussle continued, committee chairman Richard Burr called on Harris to suspend her questioning.

Author=Jessica Estepa


Republicans to Trump: Hands off Mueller

As Trump allies call for special counsel's firing, GOP lawmakers say former FBI director gives them comfort

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abwrig


Trump's trampling of political norms spurs strongman comparisons

As Trump meets Turkey's Erdogan, critics say he gives ammunition to repressive leaders worldwide.

Author=Michael Crowley


Russian hacking: the real threat lies ahead

As Washington argues over Russia’s ties with Trump, it seems as if the nation can’t wrap up the forensic analysis of 2016 and unify against the threat to 2018 elections, and beyond.

Author=Peter Grier, Jack Detsch


How Trump Has Reshaped the Presidency, and How It’s Changed Him, Too

As Washington evaluates the first 100 days of Mr. Trump tenure, the one consensus is that, for better or worse, the capital has headed deep into uncharted territory.

Author=Peter Baker


Analysis | On the campaign trail, Trump was very worried about revealing America’s secrets

As were other Republicans.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


Putin Offers to Provide a ‘Record’ of Trump’s Disclosures to Russian Envoys

As with many of Mr. Putin’s maneuvers, his offer to release a record of a recent White House meeting involving top Russian diplomats seemed designed to unnerve and confuse.

Author=Andrew Higgins


A Russian-backed plan will create ‘safe zones’ in Syria. What does that mean for the war?

As with past cease-fires, huge challenges loom. But so far, the U.S. has not come out against the plan.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/roth.andrew?fref=ts


APEC Trade Ministers Omit Protectionism Pledge in Statement

Asia-Pacific trade ministers issued a diluted “actions” statement after a weekend meeting in Vietnam, suggesting further pressure from the U.S. to avoid explicit pledges to combat protectionism.

Author=Nguyen Dieu Tu Uyen, Luu Van Dat


Asia opens mixed after Fed raises interest rates

Asian equities were mixed on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time this year.

Author=Cheang Ming


'Covfefe' tells you all you need to know about Trump

At 12:06 a.m. ET, the President of the United States tweeted this: "Despite the constant negative press covfefe."

Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


Trump tweets ‘covfefe,’ inspiring a semi-comedic act of Congress

At 12:06 a.m., Trump tweeted out a confusing nonsense word. Members of Congress responded.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/CleveWootson


The National Spelling Bee’s new normal: $200-an-hour teen spelling coaches

At 14, Sylvie Lamontagne can’t compete this week. But she can coach — and charge high prices for younger kids seeking an edge.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/ianshapira


A year ago, 49 people died at Pulse nightclub. Today, Orlando remembers.

At 2:02 a.m., the exact time the gunman started shooting on June 12, 2016, mourners read aloud the 49 names of the dead.

Author=


Inside Travis Kalanick’s Resignation as Uber’s C.E.O.

At a Chicago hotel on Tuesday, two venture capitalists presented Mr. Kalanick with a list of demands, including his resignation by the end of the day.

Author=Mike Isaac


Trump Vows Protection From 'Vile Enemy'

At a Ford's Theatre gala Sunday night in Washington, D.C., President Trump described the weekend London attack as "horrific." ISIS claimed responsibility for the incident that killed 7 people.

Author=


Donald Trump just staked his presidency on 4 words

At a joint news conference with Colombian President Juan Manual Santos Thursday, President Donald Trump was asked a very simple question: Had he urged then-FBI Director James Comey to slow or stop an FBI investigation into deposed national security advise

Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


Cuba Won't Negotiate Trump's New Policy

At a Monday news conference, the nation’s foreign minister called the latest deal “a grotesque spectacle straight from the Cold War.”

Author=Aria Bendix


Trump accuses Comey of lying, says he’d ‘100 percent’ agree to testify in Russia probe

At a news conference, the president claims vindication on suggestions that he obstructed justice and calls James Comey a “leaker.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PhilipRuckerWP, https://www.facebook.com/nakamuradavid


Bernie Sanders Rips The Heart Out Of Trumpcare In 40 Amazing Seconds

At a Protect Our Care rally in Pittsburgh, PA, Sen. Bernie Sanders laid waste to Trumpcare in just 40 seconds by talking about what it will do to children with disabilities.

Author=Jason Easley


On Memorial Day, Trump Pays Tribute to Fallen Troops

At a solemn ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, President Trump praised those “who died in war so we could live in peace.”

Author=Peter Baker


Putin says 'patriotic' Russians could have been part of hacking plots

At an economic forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, Putin also waved off the idea that hacking could have a meaningful influence on an election.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Trump Boasts of ‘Record-Setting’ Pace of Activity

At an unusual cabinet meeting, in which those present paid tribute to Mr. Trump one by one, he said there had never been a president “who’s done more things than what we’ve done.”

Author=Julie Hirschfeld Davis


Microsoft at E3: Meet the Xbox One X's legion of games (that are coming to PC, too)

At E3, Microsoft revealed the powerful Xbox One X, and an army of games—22 exclusive to Xbox and Windows—to bolster it.

Author=Hayden Dingman


Trump’s Magical Misogyny Tour: From Saudi Arabia to the Holy See

At every stop so far in the Middle East and Europe, Trump has witnessed the treatment of women as second-class beings. Did he notice? Does he care? Does he like it?

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/barbie-latza-nadeau


Sean Hannity in the Spotlight as Bill Shine Departs From Fox News

At Fox News Channel, Sean Hannity is in some ways the last man standing. The network would no doubt like to keep it that way. After a series of departures and dismissals, the 55-year-old political …

Author=Brian Steinberg, Brian Steinberg


Google Home throws down the gauntlet at I/O 2017

At Google's developer conference, the search giant matched and surpassed all of the Echo's recent upgrades.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=andrew.gebhart.75


Soon your phone will be able to do everything but make your bed for you

At its annual developers conference, Google highlighted how its machine learning and AI technologies informed improvements across all its platforms. In other words, Google Assistant just got a lot smarter and more useful.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/263611227102036


Philando Castile left behind 395 kids who loved him

At J.J. Hill School in St. Paul, Minn., Philando Castile was the nutrition services supervisor before he was killed by a cop in July 2016.

Author=Ariel Scotti


Why Trump Fired Comey

At last, at least for your humble correspondent, this week’s big hearing brought clarity. I now believe President Donald Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey because he believes Comey intentionally misled the public into beli

Author=Andrew C. McCarthy


ISIS targets Iraqi families with blast at Baghdad ice cream shop

At least 10 people were killed and 40 were wounded when a car bomb exploded outside an ice cream shop in central Baghdad early Tuesday, according to official in the Iraqi capital.

Author=Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN


ISIS targets Iraqis at ice cream shop

At least 10 people were killed and 40 were wounded when a car bomb exploded outside an ice cream shop in central Baghdad early Tuesday, according to officials in the Iraqi capital.

Author=Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN


10 Dead, Dozens Hurt After Tornadoes Hit Texas, South

At least 10 people were killed and dozens more were injured after severe storms that included powerful tornadoes hit the South, officials said.

Author=Kurt Chirbas


‘Horrible Tragedy’ as Fuel Tanker Fire in Pakistan Leaves at Least 150 Dead

At least 100 others were seriously injured after people rushed to the overturned tanker to collect spilled fuel and it caught fire, officials said.

Author=Salman Masood


11 Dead, Dozens Hurt After Tornadoes Hit Texas, South

At least 11 people were killed and dozens more were injured after severe storms that included powerful tornadoes hit the South, officials said.

Author=Kurt Chirbas


12 dead in London residential tower fire

At least 12 people are dead and dozens injured after a massive fire rapidly tore through a 24-story apartment building in west London in the early hours of Wednesday, police said.

Author=Joshua Berlinger, James Griffiths and Angela Dewan, CNN


Islamic State Claims Deadly Iran Attacks on Parliament and Khomeini Tomb

At least 12 people were killed and 42 others wounded in the assaults on two of the country’s most potent symbols.

Author=Thomas Erdbrink


Iran Assails Saudi Arabia After Pair of Deadly Terrorist Attacks

At least 12 people were killed and 42 others wounded in the two attacks. The Islamic State claimed responsibility.

Author=Thomas Erdbrink


Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 120

At least 120 people died and 130 were injured when an oil tanker truck exploded in Bahawalpur city in eastern Pakistan, according to officials.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN


At least 13 killed by storms and flooding in South and Midwest

At least 13 people were killed by weekend storms that brought tornadoes and flooding to the South and Midwest and also dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western Kansas.

Author=Associated Press


The many extremes of Portland collide in protest

At least 14 people were arrested on Sunday amid competing protests in Portland, Oregon, over a tangled web of emotions from a deadly commuter train stabbing.

Author=Paul Vercammen, Bill Kirkos, Traci Tamura and Emanuella Grinberg, CNN


London fire: Prime minister orders full public inquiry

At least 17 people died, and more are feared dead, following the tower block fire in west London.

Author=BBC News


Somali survivors tell of restaurant siege by rebels; 17 dead

At least 17 people were killed in the night-long siege of a popular Mogadishu restaurant by al-Shabab Islamic extremists that was ended Thursday morning by security forces.

Author=


Killing C.I.A. Informants, China Crippled U.S. Spying Operations

At least 18 C.I.A. sources were killed or imprisoned in China between 2010 and 2012, one of the worst intelligence breaches in decades. Investigators still disagree about how it happened.

Author=Mark Mazzetti, Adam Goldman, Michael S. Schmidt and Matt Apuzzo


Health Law Repeal Will Miss Trump’s 100-Day Target Date

At least 18 House Republicans oppose the latest version of the American Health Care Act, and leaders can lose no more than 22 to win passage if all members vote.

Author=Thomas Kaplan and Robert Pear


At least 19 dead, 50 injured in explosion at Ariana Grande concert in England

At least 19 dead, 50 injured after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in England

Author=Matt Pearce, Melissa Etehad, Richard Winton


Manchester explosion: 19 dead after blast at Ariana Grande concert

At least 19 people are dead and about 50 injured in a possible terrorist incident Monday night at Manchester Arena in England, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing, Greater Manchester Police said.

Author=Euan McKirdy, Zayn Nabbi, Samantha Beech and Darran Simon, CNN


Manchester explosion: 19 dead after blast at Ariana Grande concert

At least 19 people are dead and about 50 injured in a possible terrorist incident Monday night at Manchester Arena, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing, Greater Manchester Police said.

Author=Euan McKirdy, Zayn Nabbi, Samantha Beech and Darran Simon, CNN


Manchester Arena explosion: 19 dead after blast at Ariana Grande concert

At least 19 people are dead and almost 60 injured in what police are treating as a terrorist incident Monday night at Manchester Arena, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing.

Author=Euan McKirdy, Zayn Nabbi, Samantha Beech and Darran Simon, CNN


One Dead and Several Injured as Car Hits Pedestrians in Times Square

At least 19 people were injured, and the driver was taken into police custody.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum


The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Bombing in Manchester

At least 19 people were killed and dozens of others injured in what the authorities were calling a terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.

Author=The New York Times


2 dead after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Wisconsin

At least 20 people were injured when a tornado hit a mobile home park Tuesday near a small town in western Wisconsin, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald

Author=Associated Press


Times Square Motorist Hits Pedestrians, Killing 1 and Injuring Several

At least 22 people were injured, and the driver was taken into police custody.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum


The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Bombing in Manchester

At least 22 people were killed and dozens of others injured in what the authorities were calling a terrorist attack at an arena in Manchester, England.

Author=The New York Times


The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Blast in Manchester

At least 22 people were killed and dozens of others injured in what the authorities were calling a terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.

Author=The New York Times


Taliban attacks kill at least 25 Afghan police

At least 25 policemen were killed early Sunday morning when Taliban militants stormed multiple security checkpoints in Afghanistan's volatile southern province of Zabul.

Author=


Aeroflot turbulence leaves passengers with fractures, bruises

At least 27 passengers were injured when an Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Bangkok hit severe air turbulence on Monday.

Author=Donie O'Sullivan and Lauren Said-Moorhouse, CNN


At least 27 hurt in turbulence on Aeroflot Moscow-Bangkok flight

At least 27 people were injured on an Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Bangkok on Monday when their Boeing 777 hit an air pocket, the Russian embassy in Thailand said in a statement.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Egypt: At least 28 die in Coptic Christian bus attack

At least 28 people have been killed in Egypt after unidentified gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in what officials are calling a terror attack.

Author=Nagwa el-Hamzawi, Housam Ahmed and Angela Dewan, CNN


Egypt: At least 28 die in Coptic Christian bus attack

At least 28 people were killed in Egypt after unidentified gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in what officials are calling a terror attack.

Author=Nagwa el-Hamzawi, Housam Ahmed and Angela Dewan, CNN


Maryland bus crash: At least 30 injured, mostly children

At least 30 people were hurt, two critically, after a charter bus filled with children overturned in Havre de Grace, Md., Monday morning, emergency workers said.

Author=


At least 6 Dead After Boat Carrying 160 People Sinks in Colombia

At least 31 more people were still missing after a boat carrying about 160 people sank in Colombia on Sunday, authorities said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


At least 35 die as bus carrying children crashes in Tanzania

At least 35 people were killed, most of them young children, after a bus carrying students crashed in northern Tanzania, police said.

Author=


U.S.-led Coalition Airstrikes Killed 45 Civilians in Iraq and Syria in March

At least 352 civilians have been killed since the start of the campaign in 2014

Author=Associated Press


Manila casino attack suspect was in debt, hooked on gambling, Philippine police say

At least 37 patrons and employees died, mostly from smoke inhalation as they tried to hide on the second floor, officials said

Author=


Activists: U.S.-led coalition strike kills dozens of ISIS prisoners

At least 42 civilians purportedly among dead as warplanes hammer ISIS-run jail in Syrian province of Deir Ezzor

Author=


More than 140 feared buried as landslide destroys village in southwest China

At least 46 houses were buried when a landslide struck Saturday morning, according to the Sichuan provincial government, state media news reported.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/simon.denyer?fref=ts


At Least 12 Killed in Pair of Terrorist Attacks in Iran

At least 46 others were wounded in the two attacks. The Islamic State claimed responsibility. The near-simultaneous assaults lasted for hours.

Author=Thomas Erdbrink and Mujib Mashal


Violent storms kill at least 5 people near DFW

At least 50 people have been hospitalized after deadly storms strike the city of Canton, east of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex

Author=


Oil Tanker Fire in Pakistan Leaves More Than 140 Dead

At least 50 were also seriously injured after people rushed to the overturned tanker to collect leaking fuel and it caught fire, officials said.

Author=Salman Masood


50,000 evacuated from German city after 5 WWII bombs uncovered

At least 50,000 people are being forced out of the center of Hannover after five unexploded World War II bombs were discovered.

Author=


79 presumed dead in London high-rise fire, police say

At least 58 people are missing and presumed dead from the massive fire that engulfed a residential high-rise building in London earlier this week, police said.

Author=ABC News


79 presumed dead in London fire

At least 79 people are dead or missing and presumed dead following the fire that tore through the 24-story Grenfell Tower in London, police have said.

Author=Elizabeth Roberts, CNN


Official: 9 local guards at U.S. Embassy in Kabul killed, 11 Americans injured in bombing

At least 90 people were killed and 400 wounded in massive bombing that rocked Afghan capital Wednesday during rush hour

Author=


One Dead and Several Injured as Car Hits Pedestrians in Times Square

At least a dozen people were injured, and the driver was taken into police custody.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum


NATO convoy targeted in Kabul suicide bombing, at least 11 dead

At least eight civilians and three foreign troops were killed early Wednesday in a suicide attack against a military convoy, which was near the U.S. embassy and NATO compound in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Author=Hollie McKay


Wild storms bring death, destruction from Texas to Missouri

At least five people were feared dead in Texas; one death was reported in Missouri

Author=


Comey’s testimony could turn congressional probes toward question of obstruction

At least four investigations are underway on Capitol Hill — will anything he says Thursday reshape them?

Author=https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ed-OKeefe/147995121918931


12 killed by storms and flooding in South and Midwest

At least nine people have been killed by tornadoes or flooding in the South and Midwest by a storm Sunday.

Author=Associated Press


After London attack, questions mount over Britain’s approach to domestic extremist groups

At least one attacker was associated with al-Muhajiroun, an officially banned organization.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Tornadoes touch down, cause damage in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

At least one person is dead and 15 injured after tornado hit a mobile home park in Wisconsin; another tornado touched down in Oklahoma

Author=


Wisconsin tornado: At least 1 dead, 25 hurt when twister hits trailer park

At least one person was killed and 25 others were injured when a tornado struck a mobile home park Tuesday near a small town in western Wisconsin, officials said.

Author=


Trump’s plans for a state visit to the U.K. appear to be up in the air

At least publicly, 10 Downing Street and 1600 Pennsylvania are acting as if the trip is still on.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/wpjennajohnson


After London Attack, Prime Minister Says, ‘Enough Is Enough’

At least seven civilians were killed and dozens injured in attacks near London Bridge as Prime Minister Theresa May vowed an overhaul of Britain’s counterterrorism policy.

Author=Steven Erlanger


These Are The Victims Of The London Bridge Terror Attack

At least seven people died and more than 48 were injured after a van drove into pedestrians on London Bridge and people at a nearby restaurant were stabbed.

Author=Brianna Sacks


Deadly explosion rocks Chinese kindergarten

At least seven people were killed and 66 were injured, including children, in a blast Thursday near a kindergarten in eastern China, according to Chinese state media.

Author=Joshua Berlinger and Serenitie Wang, CNN


Dozens Of People Still Missing After Tourist Boat Carrying 160 People Sank In Colombia

At least six people are dead and more than 30 others are missing following the accident, officials said Sunday. A massive rescue operation is underway.

Author=Brianna Sacks


Six police killed in attack on Afghanistan police headquarters

At least six police were killed and dozens of people wounded when as many as six gunmen and a suicide bomber attacked a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday morning, officials said.

Author=Samihullah Paiwand


Analysis | Kellyanne Conway had a lousy Monday. Sean Spicer’s wasn’t much better.

At least Spicer didn't also have to deal with a rather unhelpful tweet from his own spouse.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/callum.borchers


Billerica auto auction crash: At least 3 dead, 9 injured after SUV hits crowd

At least three people were killed and nine others were injured Wednesday when an SUV that was being shown to prospective buyers at a Massachusetts auto auction suddenly accelerated and crashed into bystanders.

Author=


Gunman kills 2 at San Francisco UPS facility, police say

At least two people are dead after a shooting at a UPS facility in San Francisco on Wednesday morning, San Francisco Deputy Police Chief Mikail Ali said.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN


2 dead as insurgents storm Afghan TV building

At least two people are dead after attackers stormed a television station building in Jalalabad, eastern Afghanistan.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Ehsan Popalzai, CNN


Gunmen attack Mali luxury resort, at least 2 dead

At least two people were killed and 30 others rescued on Sunday after gunmen attacked a luxury resort popular with Westerners near Mali's capital city of Bamako, a source briefed on the investigation told CNN.

Author=Joseph Netto, Farai Sevenzo and Darran Simon, CNN


Two dead as tornadoes strike Oklahoma, Wisconsin

At least two people were killed as a storm system stretching from Texas to the Canadian border whipped up tornadoes, heavy rain and hail.

Author=


In rare attacks in Tehran, gunmen storm parliament and shrine in assaults claimed by Islamic State

At least two security guards were killed and 30 wounded in twin strikes at parliament and the tomb complex of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.

Author=


Gunmen attack Mali luxury resort, at least 2 dead

At least two tourists were killed and 32 others rescued on Sunday after gunmen attacked a luxury resort popular with Westerners near Mali's capital city of Bamako, a source briefed on the investigation told CNN.

Author=Joseph Netto, Farai Sevenzo and Darran Simon, CNN


Huge community response brings flood of support after London fire

At mosques, churches and on sidewalks, well-wishers and local store owners added to ever-expanding piles of water bottles, toiletries, snacks, and clothes.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Saudis give Trump a reception fit for a king

At night, a large image of the president was beamed onto the outside of his hotel.

Author=Annie Karni


Alternately charming and boorish, Trump plays the role of a lifetime overseas

At palaces and summits, making deals and scolding allies, nine-day foreign tour showcases Trump before the world.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PhilipRuckerWP


After Otto Warmbier, will U.S. push back against North Korea?

At stake are the lives of three other U.S. citizens who have been detained.

Author=chrissie.thompsonfink


Climate March draws massive crowd to D.C. in sweltering heat

At the 100-day mark for the Trump administration, activists gather to denounce the president’s environmental rollbacks.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/chriscmooney


Climate March draws massive crowd to D.C. in sweltering heat

At the 100-day mark for the Trump administration, activists march from Capitol to White House to denounce the president’s environmental rollbacks.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/chriscmooney


Warren Buffett, at Berkshire Meeting, Condemns Republican Health Care Bill

At the annual shareholders meeting of his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett also criticized the former management of Wells Fargo.

Author=Michael J. de la Merced


Warren Buffett, at Berkshire Meeting, Condemns Republican Health Care Bill

At the annual shareholders meeting of his conglomerate, Warren Buffett criticized the health care overhaul as “a huge tax cut for guys like me.”

Author=Michael J. de la Merced


Buffett: Wells Fargo made a mistake that dwarfs all others

At the Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) annual shareholders meeting, CEO Warren Buffett spoke more about Wells Fargo (WFC) and its 2016 scandal, in which up to 2 million credit card and bank accounts were created without customers’ permission. “At W

Author=


A Code Pink Protester Laughs Over a Trump Nominee and Is Convicted

At the confirmation hearing of Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Desiree A. Fairooz said she merely giggled. Prosecutors gave a different account.

Author=Christopher Mele


At the White House, Comey Damage Control and No Easy Way Out

At the end of a week chaotic even by Trump White House standards, staff members and outside advisers concede the firing of FBI director James Comey was mishandled and that they’ve lost control of the storyline in a flood of contentious media coverage.

Author=Jennifer Jacobs, Margaret Talev


Majority Of Global Poll Respondents Find Trump Arrogant, Dangerous

At the end of Obama's term, 64 percent of respondents said they were confident in the U.S. president, compared to 22 percent now. Now only two countries' respondents prefer Trump over Obama.

Author=Merrit Kennedy


Analysis | Why Trump’s flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel is such a big deal

At the least, it's the first time a president has made the journey.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/mradamtaylor


Spicer's absence in papal visit reveals Trump's family-first rule

At the most highly anticipated meeting on President Donald Trump's first foreign odyssey, the ever-shifting pecking order of a tumultuous White House was on full display.

Author=Kevin Liptak and Jeff Zeleny, CNN


Election Is Over, but Trump Still Can’t Seem to Get Past It

At the root Donald J. Trump’s unpredictable presidency is a deep frustration about attacks on his legitimacy, and a worry that Washington does not see him as he sees himself.

Author=Peter Baker and Maggie Haberman


Greg Gianforte's defense is as important as his violent actions

At the very top of the job description for "politician" -- and especially so for "candidate" -- is the requirement to take questions and give answers, either with constituents or reporters. This might sometimes be an uncomfortable prac

Author=Analysis by Gregory Krieg, CNN


As US military flexes, North Korea marches toward nuke

At this point, the pattern is familiar.

Author=Zachary Cohen and Brad Lendon, CNN


Midwest, South recovering after deadly weekend storms

ATLANTA (AP) — Parts of the Midwest and the South were recovering Monday after a weekend round of storms, winds, hail and isolated tornadoes killed at least 14 people.

Author=


ISIS-linked fighters are believed to have executed six civilians after they tried to flee Marawi City

Attached to one of the bodies was a sign that said "Munafik", meaning "traitor."

Author=Reuters


Donald Trump talks up solar panel plan for Mexico wall

Attaching solar panels to a wall along the Mexican border will cut costs, the US president tells a rally.

Author=BBC News


U.S. launches rare intentional strike on pro-government forces in Syria

Attack came in response to advance toward U.S. garrison near border with Iraq

Author=https://www.facebook.com/missy.ryan


Iran attacks: Twin assaults on parliament and shrine rock Tehran

Attackers have carried out a shooting spree and suicide bombing at Iran's parliament in Tehran, as a simultaneous attack rocked a shrine on the city's outskirts, state media reports.

Author=Shirzad Bozorgmehr and Karen Smith, CNN


Possible Fence Jumper Arrested Outside the White House

Attempts to breach the White House grounds have tapered off since a spate of fence-jumpings in early weeks of the Trump administration.

Author=Alex Johnson


Analysis | This weekend saw a lot of Republican rhetoric on health care that may haunt the party in 2018

Attempts to minimize the effects of an unpopular bill.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


Sessions ends Obama-era leniency on sentencing, infuriating civil rights groups

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Friday that he has told prosecutors to pursue the most serious charges possible against suspects – a stunning reversal of Obama-era policies, and a move which infuriated civil rights groups.

Author=


Sessions Testimony: Attorney General Refuses to Disclose Talks With Trump

Attorney General Jeff Sessions called any suggestion that he colluded with Russians during the election an “appalling” lie.

Author=Charlie Savage, Emmarie Huetteman and Rebecca R. Ruiz


First on CNN: AG Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian officials, DOJ says

Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose meetings he had last year with Russian officials when he applied for his security clearance, the Justice Department told CNN Wednesday.

Author=Manu Raju and Evan Perez, CNN


Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced he will appear before the Senate intelligence committee rather than House and Senate appropriations subcommittees on Tuesday, saying Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will testify on the latter panels in h

Author=Laura Jarrett, CNN


Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied on Tuesday having an undisclosed meeting with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. or conversations with any Russian officials about the U.S. election that sent Donald Trump to the White House. He vowed to defen

Author=


Jeff Sessions may combat Comey testimony

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in his Senate testimony tomorrow will look to neutralize fired FBI Director James B. Comey’s suggestions that President Trump meddled in an investigation of Russian collusion, analysts say, while also lifting suspicion ove

Author=


Sessions to face sharp questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is expecting sharp questions from his former Senate colleagues about his role in the firing of James Comey, his Russian contacts during the campaign and his decision to step aside from an investigation into possible ties bet

Author=


Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is preparing for sharp questions from his former Senate colleagues about his role in the firing of James Comey and his Russian contacts during the campaign. They will also ask about his decision to recuse from an investigati

Author=


Five things to watch in Sessions hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is stepping into the middle of a political firestorm as he faces lawmakers for the first time since President Trump’s surprise decision to fire James Comey as FBI director last month.

Author=Jordain Carney


Guess Who Sessions’s War On Drugs Will Target

Attorney General Jeff Sessions made it official. The federal government will now reboot its war on drugs. The official word came down in the form of memo...

Author=Earl Ofari Hutchinson


Explaining Executive Privilege and Sessions’s Refusal to Answer Questions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions refused to answer senators’ questions about his conversations with President Trump, but Mr. Trump has not asserted executive privilege to keep them secret.

Author=Charlie Savage


Sessions says he plans to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Saturday that he plans to testify before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday, but it was not immediately clear if he would testify in public or private.

Author=Tom LoBianco and Laura Jarrett, CNN


Jeff Sessions is testifying publicly about Russia. That's very smart.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions stunned the political world over the weekend by making clear he wanted to testify in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee in its investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. Today he delivered anothe

Author=Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


Jeff Sessions' explanation for firing Comey just doesn't make sense

Attorney General Jeff Sessions tried to have his cake and eat it too when it came to his explanations during congressional testimony Tuesday for the firing of FBI Director James Comey.

Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


Jeff Sessions committed the one sin Donald Trump can't forgive

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was once Donald Trump's truest, most loyal friend -- the first major backer of the billionaire's presidential campaign and a major ally for his get-tough policies on immigration.

Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


Attorney general to face questions on Comey firing, Russia

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will face questions about the firing of FBI Director James Comey and undeclared meetings with Russian officials at a U.S. Senate hearing on Tuesday, though it was unclear whether he would testify in public or in private.

Author=Doina Chiacu and Sarah N. Lynch


Sessions testimony: Senators pounce on Attorney General for 'stonewalling'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will go before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday to testify about Russia probe.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/nbcnews


Four candidates interviewing for FBI director job Saturday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will reportedly meet at least four candidates.

Author=Mark Hensch


Senators to push Sessions for details during Tuesday hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will testify in an open hearing Tuesday before Senate Intelligence Committee

Author=


Rosenstein Vows Mueller Will Have Independence in Russia Inquiry

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will testify publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. Here are areas that are likely to be the subjects of questions.

Author=Charlie Savage, Emmarie Huetteman and Michael D. Shear


Jeff Sessions' opening statement at Senate hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' prepared remarks to deliver at his Senate hearing on Tuesday.

Author=


Analysis | The Daily 202: Jeff Sessions’s grilling highlights tension between chumminess of Senate, seriousness of Russia probe

Attorney General loses temper, as no love is lost on either side

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


Sessions says he will not testify at congressional budget hearings this week

Attorney general says he will testify before Senate intelligence committee, but it is unclear whether hearing will be open.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/sarihorwitz


Jeff Sessions set to testify this afternoon before Senate Intelligence Committee

Attorney General will be asked about his contacts with Russians during the presidential campaign and firing of the FBI director

Author=https://www.facebook.com/sarihorwitz


Trump lawyer: The president is not under investigation for obstruction

Attorney Jay Sekulow took issue with a Post story and tried to explain a tweet by the president.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PostRoz


‘We’ll study Lindt siege findings’

Attorney-General George Brandis says the government will carefully study the coronial inquest into the Lindt Café siege in December 2014, but argues his department has already acted to implement the substance of one of the key recommendations.

Author=Ean Higgins


Sessions restores tough drug war policies that trigger mandatory minimum sentences

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions reverses Obama administration efforts to reduce the prison population.

Author=Joseph Tanfani, Evan Halper


Sessions said he'll testify Tuesday to answer questions about Russia raised by Comey

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions said he will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday to answer questions about his dealings...

Author=Joseph Tanfani


Sessions says he will testify Tuesday to answer questions about Russia raised by Comey

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions said he would appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday to answer questions about his dealing...

Author=Joseph Tanfani


Soundgarden's Chris Cornell Dead at 52

Audioslave, Temple of the Dog singer found in Detroit hotel room after apparent suicide

Author=Kory Grow


Police: UT stabber had mental health issues

AUSTIN -- The student who went on a stabbing spree at the University of Texas at Austin Monday, killing one student and injuring another three, had previous mental health issues.

Author=Rick Jervis


Syria: Australia suspends air operations

Australia suspends air operations over Syria in the wake of US forces downing a Syrian jet and after Russia warning that coalition planes are now targets.

Author=Elizabeth Roberts and Tim Lister, CNN


Australia to ban convicted pedophiles from traveling abroad

Australia will introduce tough new laws in an attempt to crack down on child sex tourism in what the government has described as a "world first."

Author=James Griffiths, CNN


Australia PM downplays leaked audiotape where he appeared to be mocking Trump

Australia's prime minister on Friday denied he was impersonating President Donald Trump during an off-the-record speech he gave at Parliament House, describing his performance as lighthearted and affectionate channeling.

Author=


Australian prime minister says Trump treated him like family

Australia’s prime minister on Friday described his first meeting with President Donald Trump as “more family than formal,” as the Australian ended a brief visit to New York planned to set the tone of bilateral relations with the Republican administr

Author=


Australia is denying convicted pedophiles passports to prevent them abusing children abroad

Australian Justice Minister Michael Keenan said the measure was the strongest crackdown on child sex tourism ever.

Author=Tom Porter


Trump said foreign leaders wouldn’t laugh at the U.S. Now they’re laughing at him.

Australian leader’s imitation of ‘The Donald’ is the latest sign that heads of state are not afraid to make jokes at the U.S. president’s expense.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/nakamuradavid, https://www.facebook.com/anne.gearan


Melbourne siege a 'terrorist incident'

Australian police shot dead a gunman as they freed a woman being held hostage.

Author=BBC News


Listen to the leaked audio of Australia's prime minister mocking Trump

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull impersonated Donald Trump during a light-hearted speech delivered at the annual Mid-Winter Ball in Canberra.

Author=Emmanuel Ocbazghi


Australia's Turnbull mocks Trump in leaked audio

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull mocked US President Donald Trump in a speech Wednesday night to a gathered crowd of journalists and politicians.

Author=Ben Westcott, CNN


Australia considering NATO request to send more troops to Afghanistan

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Friday he is considering a NATO request for more troops in Afghanistan, as U.S. President Donald Trump considers whether to expand the NATO-led mission there by several thousand.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Australian Senator Becomes the First to Breastfeed in Parliament: ‘Women Can Be Both Parliamentarians and Moms’

Australian Senator Larissa Waters became the first person in history to breastfeed in Parliament on Tuesday

Author=Julie Mazziotta


Australian senator becomes first politician to breastfeed on Parliament floor

Australian Senator Larissa Waters made political history Tuesday when she became the first politician to breastfeed on the Parliament senate floor.

Author=


'There's a shark in me boat': Elderly fisherman survives close call

Australian Terry Selwood was fishing in the same spot he's been dropping a line for the last 50 years when the 7-foot long shark jumped into his boat.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


Police investigate killing of Ohio police chief, 2 others

Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of an Ohio police chief and two employees

Author=


Manchester bombing probe expands to Germany amid raids, arrests in Britain

Authorities are trying to find out why the bomber was in Germany just days before the attack.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly concert blast in Manchester, monitoring group says

Authorities believe a lone attacker denotated a bomb that killed at least 22 people, including many teenagers, leaving the concert.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


U.S. shipping terminal evacuated after 'dirty bomb' threat

Authorities evacuated a terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina to investigate a "potential threat" in a container ship, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Possible “dirty bomb” on docked ship prompts evacuation of terminal

Authorities eventually give all-clear; “dirty bomb” is made from radioactive material and conventional explosives

Author=


At least 18 Afghans killed as multiple blasts target funeral for protester in Kabul

Authorities had urged locals to end anti-government protests because of reports that militants would target any gathering.

Author=


The shocking final hours of Penn State pledge Timothy Piazza's life

Authorities have put together a harrowing narrative of the last hours of Timothy Piazza's life.

Author=


Chilling video shows rescue of kidnap victim Kala Brown 'chained up like a dog'

Authorities have released chilling video footage of the rescue of Kala Brown after she was kidnapped by serial killer Todd Kohlhepp in South Carolina last year.

Author=ABC News


Ga. inmates who killed two guards captured in Tennessee

Authorities have upped the reward for information leading to the capture of two escaped Georgia inmates.

Author=David Boroff


Orlando shooting with "multiple fatalities" investigated by police

Authorities in Florida say multiple fatalities from shooting at business

Author=


The Latest: Italian mother of attacker was convert to Islam

Authorities in Italy say the Italian mother of one of the London Bridge attackers had converted to Islam and wore a veil in the Bologna suburb where she lived alone.

Author=


Police say 8 dead in Mississippi shooting

Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff's deputy. Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain said the shootings occurred at three separate

Author=ABC News


Deputy sheriff among 8 killed in Mississippi shooting; 'I ain't fit to live,' suspect says

Authorities in Mississippi say a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff's deputy.

Author=Associated Press


Turkey’s presidential guards reported involved in violent clash with protesters outside embassy

Authorities in Turkey criticized “inadequate” police response to protests. Nine people were injured.

Author=


‘You are paddle-boarding next to approximately 15 great white sharks,’ chopper tells Calif. beachgoers

Authorities posted advisories up and down the beaches of Southern California following several shark sightings this week.

Author=


Manchester bombing probe expands to Germany amid raids, arrests in Britain

Authorities probing to find out why bomber was in Germany just days before the attack.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


FBI searches Republican political consulting firm in Annapolis

Authorities retrieved documents related to firm’s campaign work. The company has been linked in a lawsuit to fraudulent fundraising practices.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jadam.hicks, https://www.facebook.com/mateagoldwashpost


Man with guns arrested at Trump International Hotel

Authorities said Bryan Moles was arrested in his room at the hotel.

Author=Julia Manchester


Two dead after shooting at Dallas-area college, police say

Authorities said the shooting was believed to be a possible murder-suicide.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/susan.kinzie, https://www.facebook.com/markberman


Bounty hunters and fugitive shoot each other dead in Texas

Authorities said Wednesday two bounty hunters and the fugitive from Minnesota they were tracking shot each other dead in a hail of bullets that sent customers and employees fleeing for cover at a Texas car dealership. The two men had pursued Ramon Michael

Author=ABC News


Car bomb kills senior Ukrainian intelligence officer in Kiev

Authorities say a bomb planted under or inside a car has killed a senior Ukrainian military intelligence officer in the country’s capital.

Author=


Two injured after Thunderbirds F-16 'mishap' while practicing for Ohio air show

Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident.

Author=Air Force Times


Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

Authorities say a police officer was wounded during reports of a shooting at an Ohio nursing home.

Author=


Deaths reported, dozens hospitalized after Texas tornado

Authorities say fatalities have been reported and dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a tornado hit a small city in East Texas.

Author=


The Latest: Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates captured

Authorities say they have captured two escaped inmates wanted in the slayings of two Georgia prison guards.

Author=


Inmates kill prison guards during bus transport in Georgia

Authorities say two men on the loose after killing two prison guards during a bus transport in Georgia

Author=


UPS gunman targeted his victims, witnesses say

Authorities say UPS driver Jimmy Lam shot 3 co-workers to death, then himself; union official says he had overtime-related grievance

Author=


Experts: Convicting ex-officer in teen's death will be tough

Authorities who’ve charged a white suburban Dallas police officer with murder in a black teenager’s death face a tough task in getting a conviction as few of these cases go to trial and, when they do, juries remain reluctant to second guess an officer

Author=


Madrid takes a stand against 'el manspreading' on public transit

Authorities with the Municipal Transportation Company said they want to see "a civic and respectful use of the interior space" of vehicles.

Author=Julia Glum


Man arrested at Trump hotel after assault rifle is found in vehicle, D.C. police say

Authorities would not say what they believe brought the man to D.C., or what he intended to do.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/dana.hedgpeth


Lawsuit Accuses Donald Trump Of Illegally Destroying White House Records

Auto-delete system aims to keep communications forever hidden from the public, a watchdog group claims.

Author=Mary Papenfuss


Trump is spontaneously re-writing America's foreign policy playbook

Autocratic leaders who may ;have had...

Author=Natasha Bertrand


Analysis | The Daily 202: Trump’s praise for Duterte’s drug war underscores his contempt for human rights

Autocrats emboldened

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


Microsoft's new Surface Pro has 13.5 hours of battery life and LTE option

Available on June 15th starting at $799

Author=Tom Warren


PM meets Pope, looking for residential school apology

​Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives at the Vatican with plans to raise reconciliation with indigenous peoples, the global fight against climate change and the importance of religious and cultural diversity during a meeting with Pope Francis.

Author=


Trump’s Twitter Problem—and Ours

‘For out of the abundance of the heart the hand tweeteth.’

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/matt-lewis


Let’s break down the incredible Black Panther trailer

‘It’s hard for a good man to be king.’

Author=Kwame Opam


Comey says classified Clinton emails were forwarded to Anthony Weiner

‘Lordy, has this been difficult,’ says FBI director of the fallout from his Clinton decision.

Author=


FBI director says he feels ‘mildly nauseous’ about possibility he affected election, but has no regrets

‘Lordy, has this been difficult,’ says James Comey of the fallout from his Clinton decision.

Author=


Pence’s balancing act as Trump’s No. 2 shows signs of strain amid WH turmoil

‘One of his greatest strengths is that he never says no — but it’s important that he not be a “yes” man,’ one official said.

Author=


The Daily 202: Trump’s chaotic White House once again makes a bad story worse

‘Reckless’ disclosure to the Russians is part a pattern of poor judgment

Author=https://www.facebook.com/jhohmann


Afghanistan’s Front Line

‘This is the front line’

Author=Nikhil Kumar / Kabul


Whither UK's Labour Party? 20 years on from Blair landslide

“A new dawn has broken, has it not?”

Author=


The National Spelling Bee’s new normal: $200-an-hour teen spelling coaches

“As the spelling bee gets more and more difficult, there are people working harder and harder every year,” Sylvie said. “There are definitely people in the last couple years who a…

Author=The Washington Post


Is Wisconsin Really That Hard to Spell?

“Beautiful” and “pneumonia” topped the lists of words that Americans most sought how to spell in the first four months of 2017, according to Google Trends.

Author=Christopher Mele


U.S. says it may pull out of U.N. human rights body, citing member abuses, treatment of Israel

“Being a member of this council is a privilege, and no country who is a human rights violator should be allowed a seat at the table,” U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley told the 47-member body.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/anne.gearan


Trump urges Dems to work with him on infrastructure

“Boy, have they tried every single thing. They’re just obstructionists,” Trump said of Democrats during an infrastructure speech in Ohio.

Author=Melanie Zanona


Sean Spicer: Donald Trump To Reveal If He Taped James Comey When He’s Good And Ready

“Does President Trump have audio recordings of his conversations and meetings with the former FBI Director James Comey?” a reporter asked White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer at Monday’s briefing, after Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta’s briefi

Author=


Malcolm Turnbull, Australian Leader, Pokes Fun at Trump in Leaked Recording

“Donald and I, we are winning and winning in the polls,” the prime minister said at Australia’s equivalent of the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner.

Author=Jacqueline Williams


Trump Takes Credit for Saudi Move Against Qatar, a U.S. Military Partner

“During my recent trip to the Middle East I stated that there can no longer be funding of Radical Ideology,” he said on Twitter. “Leaders pointed to Qatar — look!”

Author=Mark Landler


Reporter: Montana House GOP candidate 'body-slammed' me

“Get the hell out of here,” Greg Gianforte is heard yelling.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/hadas.gold


Trump asks for apology over Russia probes

“He didn't ‘choke,’ he colluded or obstructed, and it did the Dems and Crooked Hillary no good,&quot; he tweets.

Author=Louis Nelson


North Carolina mother loses arm after shark attack in the Bahamas

“He had my whole arm in his mouth and he was just floating there staring at me,” the 32-year-old said.

Author=Christopher Brennan


Serena Williams reveals the stunned moment she discovered she was pregnant

“How am I going to play the Australian Open? I had planned on winning Wimbledon this year.”

Author=Charles Curtis


Otto Warmbier’s death dims chances of improved US relations with North Korea - The Boston Globe

“I believe it’s going to set back any serious discussion about a diplomatic dialogue until this is cleared up,” said former governor Bill Richardson of New Mexico, who has helped extricate Americans held in North Korea.

Author=


Dem presses State official: Does Trump know about Qatari jet sale?

“I don't mean to be facetious about this, but does the president know that?"

Author=Rebecca Kheel


White House uses Trump tweet in its official response to Comey tapes request

“I don’t think tweets are ever official,” Rep. Mike Conaway had said earlier. “We’d like something on letterhead.”

Author=Kyle Cheney


Anthony Weiner, disgraced former congressman, pleads guilty in ‘sexting’ case involving minor

“I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse,” Anthony Weiner said in court. “I apologize to the teenage girl, whom I mistreated so badly.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


5 Things Donald Trump Said At His Rally That Were Wrong Or Questionable At Best

“I have to be a little careful, because they’ll say, ‘He lied!’” Trump told Iowa supporters in a speech that was full of misstatements.

Author=Marina Fang


Jane Goodall responds to being quoted in Ivanka Trump's book 'Women Who Work'

“I hope that Ms. Trump will stand with us," Goodall responded after being quoted in Ivanka Trump's new book, "Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules for Success."

Author=Michael Schaub


Notes made by former FBI director Comey say Trump pressured him to end Flynn probe

“I hope you can let this go,’’ Trump told the FBI director in February, according to Comey’s notes.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/ellennakashimapost/, http://www.facebook.com/matt.zapotosky


Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation

“I hope you can let this go,” the president told the F.B.I. director in an Oval Office meeting in February, according to a memo James B. Comey wrote.

Author=Michael S. Schmidt


Trump Says He Thought Being President Would Be Easier Than His Old Life

“I loved my previous life. I had so many things going."

Author=Reuters


What we know about Reality Winner, the contractor accused of leaking an NSA document

“I never thought this would be something she would do,” her mother said of the Air Force veteran charged in the case.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/markberman, https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


Burr threatens subpoenas if Trump aides ignore his deadlines

“I think all options are on the table, and I think you can envision what those options are,” Burr says.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abwrig


THE MEMO: Team Trump sees silver lining in Comey cloud

“I think everyone is glad that the Jim Comey circus has left town,” said one Trump ally.

Author=Niall Stanage


Republicans brush off Trump calling health bill 'mean'

“I think he's just doing the business deal,” Rep. Dave Brat said.

Author=Peter Sullivan and Rachel Roubein


Trump Pledges To Move Swiftly To Nominate New FBI Chief

“I think the process is going to go quickly.”

Author=Reuters


McConnell: 'We could do with a little less drama from the White House'

“I think we could do with a little less drama from the White House on a lot of things so that we can focus on our agenda,&quot; the Senate Majority leader said.

Author=Louis Nelson


Ivanka Trump: 'I try to stay out of politics'

“I try to stay out of politics,” Ivanka Trump said this morning when asked whether she advises her father, President Trump, on his tweets. “I don't profess to be a political savant. So I leave the politics to other people and really lean into t

Author=ABC News


Trump: Kathy Griffin 'should be ashamed of herself'

“I understand how it offends people. It wasn’t funny — I get it,” comedian Kathy Griffin later said.

Author=Louis Nelson


Moon Jae-in Declares Victory in South Korea Presidential Election

“I will be a president for all the people,” Mr. Moon said in a nationally televised speech, after his chief rivals appeared to concede defeat.

Author=Choe Sang-Hun


Dem Official Caught on Tape: I’m ‘Glad’ Scalise Got Shot

“I wish he was [expletive] dead.”

Author=


Rod Rosenstein 'Stands By' The Memo Trump Used To Justify Firing James Comey

“I wrote it. I believe it. I stand by it.”

Author=Ryan J. Reilly


Haley: U.S. plans to retain Russia sanctions

“I'm not aware of that,” she tells Jake Tapper on CNN.

Author=Madeline Conway


Lawmakers warn airlines: Shape up or else

“If changes aren’t made by the next hearing, I can assure you, you won’t like the outcome,” Rep. Bill Shuster said.

Author=Melanie Zanona


DNC allies incensed by Clinton criticism

“It may be cathartic. But it doesn’t help the party win races,” said one former DNC aide.

Author=Cristina Marcos


Why ‘Over the Rainbow’ was the perfect closer for Ariana Grande’s Manchester tribute

“It represents everyone’s wondering why things can’t be a little better,” Judy Garland once said of the enduring song.

Author=


Car Runs Down More Than A Dozen Pedestrians In Times Square, Killing 1

“It was unreal, I’m still trying to process,” a witness said.

Author=Sebastian Murdock, Andy Campbell, Willa Frej


100 Middle Schoolers Refuse Photo-Op With Paul Ryan During D.C. Trip

“It’s not just a picture,” one boy said. “It’s being associated with a person who puts his party before his country.”

Author=Nina Golgowski


Trump Warning to Comey Prompts Questions on ‘Tapes’

“James Comey better hope that there are no ‘tapes’ of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!” Mr. Trump posted on Twitter.

Author=Peter Baker and Michael D. Shear


Trump Warns Comey and Says He May Cancel Press Briefings

“James Comey better hope that there are no ‘tapes’ of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!” Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter.

Author=Peter Baker


Ryan Seacrest Joins Kelly Ripa as Co-Host of ABC’s ‘Live’

“Live With Kelly and Ryan” will face an aggressive ratings push in the fall from NBC as it decides whether to put Megyn Kelly in the 9 a.m. weekday slot.

Author=Brooks Barnes and John Koblin


FBI director says he feels ‘mildly nauseous’ about possibility he affected election, but has no regrets

“Lordy, has this been difficult,” says James Comey of the fallout from his Clinton decision.

Author=


Kellyanne Conway Denies ‘Morning Joe’ Claims of Secret Disloyalty to Trump

“My beliefs, commitments and loyalties are plain to see,” she said, in response to their claims that she only worked for Donald Trump “for the money.”

Author=Jonah Engel Bromwich


Montana Congressman Who Assaulted Reporter Apologizes, Donates $50,000 To Press Freedom Group

“My physical response to your legitimate question was unprofessional, unacceptable, and unlawful,” Greg Gianforte said.

Author=Michelle Broder Van Dyke


Trump upends the global order

“Obviously, he’s weakened [U.S. alliances],” said Sen. John McCain. “Duh.”

Author=Rebecca Kheel


Why one man keeps ramming his car into Ten Commandments statues on government property

“Oh my goodness,” a man says as he flicks on the car's lights. “Freedom!”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/CleveWootson


Pence’s balancing act as Trump’s No. 2 shows signs of strain amid WH turmoil

“One of his greatest strengths is that he never says no — but it’s important that he not be a ‘yes’ man,” one official says.

Author=


‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Wins 6 Tony Awards; Bette Midler Is Best Leading Actress

“Oslo” was awarded best play, but it was “Dear Evan Hansen” that had the big haul, including for best new musical. Ms. Midler won for her turn in the revival of “Hello, Dolly!”

Author=Michael Paulson


Frustrated Trump Again Suggests Senate Get Rid of the Legislative Filibuster

“Our country needs a good ‘shutdown’ in September to fix mess!”

Author=Ed Kilgore


As Trump Wavers on Climate Pact, China Vows to Stand by It

“Our words count, and our actions must be successful,” Premier Li Keqiang said in Berlin, without directly mentioning the U.S. president’s threat to pull out of the deal.

Author=Melissa Eddy, Chris Buckley and James Kanter


Trump promises ‘massive permit reform’ in infrastructure bill

“Permit reform … doesn’t sound glamorous. They won’t write stories about it; they won’t talk about it, but it is so important,” Trump said.

Author=Melanie Zanona


Trump promises ‘massive permit reform’ in infrastructure bill

“Permit reform… doesn’t sound glamorous, they won’t write stories about it, they won’t talk about it, but it is so important,” Trump said.

Author=Melanie Zanona


Cyberattack’s grip may grow as workweek starts worldwide, experts warn

“Ransomware” hit in 150 nations and counting could resurface as workplace computers are booted up, experts warn

Author=


On ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Alec Baldwin Sings a Swan Song for Trump

“S.N.L.” paid homage to itself by having Mr. Baldwin sing Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah.” The host, Dwayne Johnson, considered a presidential run with Tom Hanks.

Author=Dave Itzkoff


Trump Reportedly Called Germans 'Very Bad,' Vowed To Stop German Car Sales In The U.S.

“See the millions of cars they are selling in the U.S. Terrible."

Author=Ben Walsh, Akbar Shahid Ahmed


Frustration and fury boil over in London as prime minister is heckled visiting fire victims

“Shame on you!” people shouted Friday at Theresa May as anger grew over the government’s handling of the disaster.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Bill Cosby Says He Gave Drugs To Rape Accuser So She Would Be “Comfortable”

“She is not asking me a darn thing in the negative,” Detective James Reape read from a deposition given by Bill Cosby of his impressions of the aftermath of the alleged sexual assault that Andrea C…

Author=Dominic Patten, Dominic Patten


New Dashcam Video Shows Philando Castile Warning Officer He Had A Firearm

“Sir, I have to tell you, I do have a firearm on me,” Castile says in a newly released video.

Author=Andy Campbell, Rebecca Klein


Trump skewered by Stephen Colbert during 'Late Show' monologue

“The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert jumped to John Dickerson’s defense during his monologue on Monday, slamming Trump.

Author=


McConnell promises women can take part in healthcare meetings

“The leader has assured us that at least one of the women will attend all of the meetings going forward,” said one GOP lawmaker.

Author=Alexander Bolton


John McCain: Vladimir Putin Is A Greater Threat To National Security Than ISIS

“The Russians tried to destroy the very fundamental of democracy, and that is to change the outcome of an American election.”

Author=JM Rieger


Dem frustration grows with Rosenstein

“The skepticism persists,” Sanchez, vice chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, said while leaving the meeting.

Author=Mike Lillis and Katie Bo Williams


130 British imams refuse to perform funerals for London attackers

“These vile murderers seek to divide our society and instil fear; we will ensure they fail,” Muslim Council of Britain says

Author=


Thousands Of People Attend Emotional Vigil To Honour Those Killed In Manchester Terror Attack

“They are the very few, but we are the many. We are Manchester.”

Author=Emily Dugan


Eric Trump Goes on Unhinged Rant After Report His Charity Ripped Off Kids

“They’re not even people.”

Author=Bess Levin


Police Shoot Attacker Outside Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris

“This is for Syria,” the man, carrying a hammer and knives, yelled. About 900 people inside the cathedral were reported to be safe.

Author=Aurelien Breeden and Benoît Morenne


GOP Congressman Who Revived Obamacare Repeal Faces Rage At Rowdy Town Hall

“This is my life. Without health care coverage, I’m dead," a constituent tells him.

Author=Igor Bobic


Trump signs VA reform bill

“This is one of the largest reforms of the VA in its history,” Trump said.

Author=Jordan Fabian


Embroiled In Controversies, Trump Seeks Boost On Foreign Trip

“This is their time to shine, to show Americans and the world that the White House isn’t becoming a circus of errors.”

Author=Reuters


ObamaCare vote throws curve into tax reform

“This may be one step forward, one step back,” said one expert.

Author=Naomi Jagoda


Penn State frat brothers knew dying pledge needed serious help

“Tim Piazza might actually be a problem,” one brother wrote in a group text.

Author=Thomas Tracy


Schumer: No FBI director until special prosecutor named

“To have that special prosecutor, people would breathe a sigh of relief.&quot;

Author=Louis Nelson


A Fight Over Reporters' Access on Capitol Hill

“To whoever is trying to protect Senators - we can fend for ourselves," one Democratic senator responded.

Author=Adrienne LaFrance


Warner: 'Unthinkable' if Trump pressured Comey to end FBI's investigation

“Unthinkable,” said Sen. Mark Warner, if President Trump pressured Comey to back off Flynn probe

Author=Heidi M Przybyla


Trump summons Muslim nations to confront ‘Islamic terror of all kinds’

“We are not here to lecture,” he said in a speech starkly different from the one Obama delivered to the Muslim world in 2009.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/PhilipRuckerWP


Did Macron Really Win in France? You’ll Know in June

“We could be headed toward an ungovernable situation.”

Author=Gregory Viscusi, Helene Fouquet, Marc Champion


Lawmakers told of growing cyber threat to election systems

“We could be here in two or four years talking about a much worse crisis,” said Sen. Richard Burr.

Author=Morgan Chalfant


The Unbearable Weakness Of President Trump In the Face Of Terrorism

“We need to be smart, vigilant and tough,” Donald Trump tweeted soon after the horrible terror attack in London on and close to the London Bridge. Even t...

Author=Ralf Michaels


The Pentagon Can't Believe Trump Told Another President About Nuclear Subs Near North Korea

“We never talk about subs!” three defense officials told BuzzFeed News after a transcript of a call between President Trump and Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte was published.

Author=Nancy A. Youssef


Analysis | It’s so hot in England, schoolboys are wearing skirts

“We're not allowed to wear shorts, and I'm not sitting in trousers all day — it's a bit hot,” one boy said.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever


Trump turmoil is spreading far beyond Washington to state and local races

“We’re just getting a lot of noise out of Washington,” said one North Carolina GOP consultant.

Author=


Some schoolgirls are now free – but hundreds more abducted by Boko Haram are still missing

“Welcome our girls. Welcome our sisters. We’re happy to have you back.”

Author=The Washington Post


Alt-right’s Richard Spencer leads torch-bearing protesters defending Confederate statue

“What brings us together is we are white,” he said at one of two Charlottesville protests over plans to remove the monument to Robert E. Lee.

Author=http://www.facebook.com/laura.vozzella


‘It Broke Me’: ‘The Daily Show’ Host Trevor Noah’s Emotional Reaction to Philando Castile Dashcam Video

“What they’re basically saying is, in America it is officially reasonable to be afraid of a person just because we are black,” said Noah of the newly-released dashcam video.

Author=http://www.thedailybeast.com/authors/marlow-stern


DNC: The Russians had been booted from our system by the time DHS called

“Why did Democratic National Committee turn down the DHS offer to protect against hacks,&quot; Trump asked.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abwrig


Ivanka Trump Wrote a Painfully Oblivious Book for Basically No One

“Women Who Work” is mostly composed of artless jargon and inspirational quotes you might find by Googling “inspirational quotes.”

Author=Jia Tolentino


Black Congressman Who Wants To Impeach Trump Now Receiving Lynching Threats

“You’ll be hanging from a tree,” one anonymous caller said in a message for Rep. Al Green (D-Texas).

Author=Kate Abbey-Lambertz


Islamic State claims responsibility for terror attack on London – as it happened

• Seven killed and 48 people hurt, 21 critically• Canadian national among the dead• Member of public suffered gunshot wound

Author=Andrew Sparrow, Nadia Khomami, Jamie Grierson, Claire Phipps, Chris Johnston, Justin McCurry, Kevin Rawlinson, Lisa O'Carroll, Caroline Bannock, Helena Smith, Alice Ross, Sarah Marsh, Denis Campbell, Haroon Siddique, Severin Carrell, Matthew Taylor,


Analysis | Senate leaders plan to rush a health-care bill to a vote, and there’s nothing Democrats can do about it

… Probably.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/philip.bump


Remember when Republicans were mad that a president was unreliable to allies?

Back in 2014, Sen. Bob Corker said then-President Barack Obama "cannot be counted on." He had a different reaction to President Donald Trump's first trip.

Author=Josh Barro


Clinton compares Trump to Nixon at alma mater

Back on campus 48 years later, Hillary Clinton didn't hold back.

Author=MJ Lee, CNN National Politics Reporter


Car bombs kill 23 in central Baghdad, hit Ramadan crowds

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two car bombs killed at least 20 people in Baghdad and wounded about 80 others early on Tuesday, security sources said, one targeting the late-night crowds typical of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan who shop and eat ahead of the next

Author=


Russia says it is 'highly likely' ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead

Baghdadi is the most-wanted man in the world.

Author=Jack Moore


Police chief clarifies how Texas teen Jordan Edwards was shot dead by officer

Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber told reporters police video contradicted his department's original statement about the shooting

Author=


A black teen died following an encounter with police near Dallas. His death has just been ruled a homicide.

Balch Springs police say the boy was a passenger in a vehicle backing toward officers “in an aggressive manner.” A lawyer says the vehicle was backing out of a parking space.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever, https://www.facebook.com/wesley.lowery.9


Shooting of black teen in Dallas suburb did not meet ‘our core values,’ police chief says

Balch Springs reversed a claim that a vehicle Jordan Edwards was riding in backed toward officers “in an aggressive manner.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever, https://www.facebook.com/wesley.lowery.9


Police chief: Fatal shooting of black teen in Dallas suburb did not meet ‘our core values’

Balch Springs reversed a claim that vehicle Jordan Edwards was riding in backed toward officers “in an aggressive manner.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/lindseybever, https://www.facebook.com/wesley.lowery.9


NFL Star Ben Watson: Bernie Sanders &#39;UnAmerican&#39; for Questioning Trump Nominee&#39;s Evangelical Beliefs

Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson and evangelical religious leaders from both sides of the political aisle have spoken out against Sen. Bernie Sanders' questioning of White House deputy budget director nominee Russell Vought's evangelic

Author=


Victims identified in South Boston double slaying - The Boston Globe

Bampumim Teixeira, 30, of Chelsea, was injured when he was shot by police during the ensuing gunfight. A man who identified himself as godfather of the woman said the two were engaged.

Author=


Suspect in slaying of Boston doctors to appear in court on Monday

Bampumim Teixeira, 30, was arrested Friday night after police responded to a call inside a high-rise condominium.

Author=Morgan Giordano


Steve Bannon could be coming back to power in Donald Trump’s White House

Bannon's stock has reportedly risen in a Trump White House under siege

Author=Matthew Rozsa


France's Macron takes power, vows to overcome divisions

Baptiste Vey

Author=Michel Rose and Jean-Baptiste Vey


France's Macron, eastern Europeans try to mend fences

Baptiste Vey and Gabriela Baczynska

Author=Jean-Baptiste Vey and Gabriela Baczynska


Barack Obama’s ‘courageous’ kill of free market

Barack Obama, the guy who’s no longer president, gave a campaign-type, rally-the-troops speech a few hours ago — while accepting an award for “politically courageous leadership,” no less — aimed at making President Donald Trump’s life more dif

Author=The Washington Times http://www.washingtontimes.com


Trump’s Welcome Course Correction on Cuba

Barack Obama’s approach to tyrants might have been described as “tough love,” except that there was never anything tough about it. He attempted to make nice with the mullahs in Tehran, giving them crates of cash in exchange for unenforceable promise

Author=The Editors


Streisand ponders 'what might have been' with Clinton

Barbra Streisand usually talks to her audience, but she had a special message for two guests at her concert: Bill and Hillary Clinton.

Author=


Britain charges Barclays, ex-bosses over "unlawful" Qatari deal

Barclays (BARC.L) and four former top executives have been criminally charged over undisclosed payments to Qatari investors during a 12 billion pound ($15 billion) emergency fundraising in 2008.

Author=Kirstin Ridley and Lawrence White


Britain charges Barclays, ex-bosses over "unlawful" Qatari deal

Barclays (BARC.L) and four former top executives were charged with fraud on Tuesday over undisclosed payments to Qatari investors as part of a 12 billion pound ($15 billion) emergency fundraising during the financial crisis in 2008.

Author=Kirstin Ridley and Lawrence White


Barclays and Four Former Execs Charged Over Qatar Probe

Barclays Plc and four former executives were charged with conspiracy to commit fraud regarding the bank’s 2008 capital raising from Qatar, following a five-year investigation into one of the most turbulent periods in financial history.

Author=Suzi Ring


4 ways a Trump impeachment could change the presidency. (Crazier things have happened.)

Barely four months after taking office, President Donald Trump is up to his elbows in alleged misdeeds and potentially devastating scandal. Trump's political agenda is at a standstill and fellow Republicans, who had previously lined up as a bulwark a

Author=Gregory Krieg, CNN


Trump Has Flip-Flopped. But His Supporters Aren't Upset — Or Haven't Noticed.

Barely over a tenth of Trump voters think his policies have changed for the worse.

Author=Ariel Edwards-Levy


Trump’s Youngest Son to Attend Maryland Prep School

Barron Trump will enroll at St. Andrew’s Episcopal, affirming the first family’s plans to reunite in Washington after living apart since January.

Author=Erica L. Green and Maggie Haberman


Barron Trump, 11, moves into the White House with mom Melania

Barron Trump, 11, will be the first boy to live in the White House since 1963, when John F. Kennedy Jr. was 3 years old.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/MAlexJohnsonNBC


Christian Governor in Indonesia Found Guilty of Blasphemy Against Islam

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, the governor of Jakarta, was sentenced to two years in prison in a case seen as a test of religious tolerance.

Author=Joe Cochrane


AP Sources: No federal charges for Baton Rouge officers

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Justice Department's decision not to charge two white Baton Rouge police officers in the shooting death of a black man may not be the final legal chapter in the case.

Author=


Louisiana Police Officers Reportedly Will Not Be Charged In Alton Sterling Shooting

BATON ROUGE, La. — The Justice Department will not pursue federal civil rights charges against two white police officers whose fatal shooting of a black man outside a convenience store last summer sparked waves of protests across the country, according

Author=


The Queen's Speech: What can we expect?

BBC editors and correspondents examine the policies which may guide the new government.

Author=BBC News


Enda Kenny: From bust to boom to Brexit

BBC News looks back at the political career of outgoing Irish PM Enda Kenny.

Author=BBC News


Election 2017: Does Tories' campaign schedule betray a loss of confidence?

BBC Newsnight's Chris Cook on whether the places being visited by the party leaders can help us make sense of the opinion pollsters' differing forecasts.

Author=Chris Cook


Election 2017: How do the parties expect to do?

BBC Newsnight's Chris Cook on whether we can glean hints about what the parties expect from their campaign visits data.

Author=Chris Cook


Why do England's high-rises keep failing fire tests?

BBC Newsnight's Chris Cook on why so many tower blocks have been found to have combustible cladding installed on them

Author=Chris Cook


Ann Coulter the Liberal

Because the California National Guard couldn’t be mobilized in time, Ann Coulter had to withdraw from giving a speech at Berkeley. If you take it seriously, that’s the import of UC Berkeley’s decision to do everything it could to keep the conserv

Author=Rich Lowry


Book: Barack Obama asked woman to marry him before meeting Michelle

Before Barack Obama ever met his wife, Michelle, the former president asked another woman for her hand in marriage in 1986—when the two were visiting her parents, a new biography claims.

Author=


Trump Hires Law Firm to Fight Suggestions of Russia Business Ties

Before firing FBI Director James Comey, Trump had charged a law firm to send a letter to Sen. Graham stating that the president has no ties to Russia.

Author=Phil Helsel


Jim Hackett, Ford’s New C.E.O., Has a History of Turnaround Stories

Before Ford, Mr. Hackett was an executive at a furniture company and spent a year overhauling the University of Michigan’s athletic department.

Author=Daniel Victor


Islamic State video shows beheading of Russian intelligence agent

Before his killing, the captain said he had been sent to infiltrate the extremist group in Syria.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/roth.andrew?fref=ts


Alabama's Erin Howard stuns spelling bee: 'Give me a word I know'

Before misspelling Klydonograph, she was one of just 11 competitors remaining.

Author=Paul Gattis | pgattis@al.com


What we know about Reality Winner

Before she was accused of mailing classified information to a media outlet, Reality Winner was a Texas-raised linguist, yoga instructor and animal lover who regularly took to social media to blast President Donald Trump.

Author=Madison Park, CNN


Manchester Bombing Shifts Political Narrative as U.K. Election Looms

Before the attack, Prime Minister Theresa May’s predicted glide to victory in the June 8 elections had run into trouble. Now the focus has changed to her benefit.

Author=Steven Erlanger


All eyes on Montana special election results after body slam incident

Before the incident, Republicans had been growing concerned about Greg Gianforte’s performance for weeks.

Author=Scott Bland


7 of Our Best ‘Brexit’ Pieces, a Year After the Vote

Before the referendum and over the past year, we’ve delved into questions of identity, economics, finance and politics surrounding “Brexit.”

Author=The New York Times


Elway vetted Mr. Irrelevant Kelly with Jim's help

Before using the draft's final pick on Ole Miss' Chad Kelly, Broncos GM John Elway said he reached out to the oft-troubled QB's uncle, Hall of Famer Jim Kelly, who called him "a good kid."

Author=


It's getting harder to say Russian meddling didn't actually help lead to Trump's victory and Clinton's loss

Before we get to James Comey, fake Russian intelligence and the fact that it's getting very hard to say the Russians didn't affect the outcome of the election, let's start this with the obvious caveat that there were a great many factors th

Author=Analysis by Z. Byron Wolf, CNN


Behind China's Silk Road vision: cheap funds, heavy debt, growing risk

Behind China's trillion-dollar effort to build a modern Silk Road is a lending program of unprecedented breadth, one that will help build ports, roads and rail links, but could also leave some banks and many countries with quite a hangover.

Author=Shu Zhang and Matthew Miller


Behind China's Silk Road vision: cheap funds, heavy debt, growing risk

Behind China's trillion-dollar effort to build a modern Silk Road is a lending programme of unprecedented breadth, one that will help build ports, roads and rail links, but could also leave some banks and many countries with quite a hangover.

Author=Shu Zhang and Matthew Miller


First 'Black Panther' trailer brings Wakanda (and Run the Jewels) to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Behold the first ever footage from director Ryan Coogler's Marvel debut, "Black Panther." While the teaser only offers a glimpse into t...

Author=Meredith Woerner


China police: Bomb behind kindergarten blast; suspect dead

BEIJING (AP) — A 22-year-old man made the bomb that exploded at the front gate of a kindergarten in eastern China, killing eight people, including himself, investigators said Friday.

Author=


Top Asian News 1:26 p.m. GMT

BEIJING (AP) — In a mountain valley in Kashmir, plans are under way for Chinese engineers guarded by Pakistani forces to expand the lofty Karakoram Highway in a project that is stirring diplomatic friction with India. The work is part of a sprawling Chi

Author=


U.S. to send delegation to China's Belt and Road summit

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States will send...

Author=Reuters


China's 'diplomatic money game' woos allies away from tiny Taiwan

Beijing regards Taiwan as a part of its territory and has insisted that countries acknowledge that before establishing formal ties with China.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/NBCNews


For 1st time under Trump, U.S. challenges China in disputed waters

Beijing says U.S. guided missile destroyer "trespassed" near islands over which it claims "indisputable sovereignty"

Author=


Uber Shows Why Silicon Valley Needs to Rewrite Its Hero-Founder Myth

Being a jerk only gets you so far

Author=Matt Vella


President Mike Pence Would Be in for a World of Pain

Being Trump’s No. 2 is hard. Replacing him would be far harder.

Author=Jack Shafer


Syrian Kurdish official praises US decision to provide arms

BEIRUT (AP) — A top Syrian Kurdish official says the U.S. decision to arm Kurdish fighters with heavier weapons will help legitimize the force, which is denounced as a terrorist organization by Turkey.

Author=


Syrian government denies US allegations of mass killings

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's government says it "categorically" denies U.S. accusations of mass killings at a prison, including executions of political opponents, and burning the victims in a crematorium to hide the evidence.

Author=


Daunting aid challenges as civilians flee Syria’s Raqqa

BEIRUT: The battle to oust the Daesh group from its stronghold of Raqqa is creating daunting challenges for aid groups responding to the latest humanitarian crisis in the Syrian conflict. Tens of thousands of civilians have fled Raqqa and its surroundings

Author=AFP


Brussels Central Station attack suspect identified

Belgian authorities now know the identity of a man who was fatally shot at Brussels Central Station after a failed bombing, a spokeswoman for the Minister of Security and Home Affairs told CNN on Wednesday.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark and Pauline Armandet, CNN


Belgium investigates station bomber shot dead by soldiers

Belgian counter-terrorism police are investigating the motives of a suspected suicide bomber shot dead by troops guarding a Brussels railway station after he set off explosives that failed to injure anyone.

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Jan Strupczewski


Belgium probes station bomber fatally shot by soldiers

Belgian counter-terrorism police are probing the identity of a suspected suicide bomber shot dead by troops guarding a Brussels railway station after he set off explosives that failed to injure anyone.

Author=Francesco Guarascio and Alastair Macdonald


Man 'shot in Brussels rail station' amid bomb belt claims

Belgian police say the situation is under control after the incident at Brussels Central Station.

Author=BBC News


Belgium avoided serious attack in station blast: interior minister

Belgium has avoided a serious attack, its interior minister said on Wednesday, after a suspected suicide bomber planning to explode a large bomb caused only a minor explosion in Brussels' central station late on Tuesday.

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Jan Strupczewski


Analysis | 5 questions Congress needs to answer about Trump and Russia

Believe it or not, Congress is in a position to provide the rest of us clarity on this dizzying week of news

Author=https://www.facebook.com/amber.j.phillps


Fraternity, 18 members charged in Penn State student's death

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Eighteen Penn State fraternity brothers have been charged with crimes ranging up to involuntary manslaughter in the case of a pledge who authorities say repeatedly fell

Author=MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press


Bernie Sanders Attacks Trump Nominee Russell Vought because He's a Christian

Bernie Sanders is now the leading proponent of an anti-American view.

Author=Mark Meckler


Democrats argue over how to attack Senate health-care bill

Bernie Sanders is warning Americans that their lives are at risk. Others are tweeting and planning amendments. The base wants the party to argue for a single-payer system.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/daveweigel?fref=ts


Sanders to faithful: Take down Trump, take over Democratic Party

Bernie Sanders' permanent "political revolution" rolled into Chicago on Saturday night, as the Vermont senator called on progressive activists gathered here to beat back President Donald Trump's agenda while remaking the Democratic Par

Author=Gregory Krieg, CNN


John Boehner unloads on Trump: A ‘complete disaster’

Besides foreign policy, “Everything else he’s done has been a complete disaster,” Boehner said, according to an online energy publication. “He’s still learning how to be president.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/madebonis


AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDT

Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

Author=


Who is Nigel Farage? British politician reported to be 'person of interest' in Russia probe

Best known for 'Brexit,' British politician emerges as reported figure in Russia probe

Author=Laura King


8 charged with manslaughter in fraternity hazing death at Penn State

Beta Theta Pi fraternity and members at Penn State are being criminally charged in the death of Tim Piazza.

Author=Cody Boteler


Education Secretary Betsy DeVos takes heat over voucher discrimination question

Betsy DeVos, the U.S. Secretary of Education, was grilled about the federal education budget proposal during a Congressional hearing today

Author=higginsloria


Trexit? Online bettors play early end to Trump presidency

Bettors on both sides of the Atlantic are ramping up wagers in niche online markets over whether Donald Trump will serve out a full term as U.S. president in the wake of controversies surrounding the dismissal of FBI Director James Comey.

Author=Angela Moon and Alistair Smout


Tulsa cop not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Betty Shelby, the Tulsa police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man last year, was found not guilty of first-degree manslaughter by a jury late Wednesday.

Author=Eric Levenson and Justin Gamble, CNN


Tulsa officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Terence Crutcher

Betty Shelby, the Tulsa police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man last year, was found not guilty of first-degree manslaughter.

Author=Faith Karimi, Eric Levenson and Justin Gamble, CNN


Trump sent 4 tweets on the Sally Yates hearing. Not one of them was entirely accurate.

Between 6:41 p.m. and 6:50 p.m. ET Monday night, President Donald Trump sent four tweets focused on the Senate subcommittee hearing on Russia's meddling into the 2016 election that featured testimony from former acting Attorney General Sally Yates an

Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


‘Crazy in Love’ — Times Two! Beyoncé and Jay Z ‘Thrilled’ to Welcome Twins: Source

Beyoncé and Jay Z are second-time parents to twins, who join big sister Blue Ivy, 5, as the newest members of the Carter family

Author=Melody Chiu, Jen Juneau


Joe Biden encourages Mitt Romney to run for Senate

Biden and Romney were on opposite sides of the 2012 election.

Author=KY3


Ball debuts shoe line; main pair to cost $495

Big Baller Brand rolled out Lonzo Ball's debut shoes on Thursday with the ZO2 ($495), the autographed ZO2 Wet ($995) and the ZO2 Signature Slides ($220).

Author=


Ball debuts shoe line; main pair to cost $495

Big Baller Brand rolled out Lonzo Ball's debut shoes Thursday with the ZO2 ($495), the autographed ZO2 Wet ($995) and ZO2 Signature Slides for $220.

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In its first 100 days in power, the GOP scrambles to learn how to govern

Big results elude a splintered party in Congress and an ad hoc president who keeps adding new demands.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ed-OKeefe/147995121918931, https://www.facebook.com/kelsey.snell.3, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Karen-Tumulty/1410916925870676


In its first 100 days in power, the GOP scrambles to learn how to govern

Big results have eluded a splintered party in Congress and an ad hoc president who keeps adding new demands.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ed-OKeefe/147995121918931, https://www.facebook.com/kelsey.snell.3, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Karen-Tumulty/1410916925870676


Jury in Bill Cosby sexual-assault trial deliberates for a second day

Bill Cosby jury conducted second day of deliberations in sexual-assault trial.

Author=Steven Zeitchik


Bill Cosby sexual assault case ends in mistrial

Bill Cosby's sex assault trial ended in a mistrial Saturday, with weary-looking jurors saying they were hopelessly deadlocked.

Author=Bob Stewart


Bill Cosby trial draws to a close without him testifying

Bill Cosby’s trial raced toward a close Monday, with his lawyer telling the jury that the comedian and the woman who accuses him of drugging and molesting her more than a decade ago were lovers who had enjoyed secret “romantic interludes.”

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Bill Maher, HBO Face Backlash After Host Uses Racial Slur on ‘Real Time’

Bill Maher apologized and HBO scolded him publicly. But will that be enough to quiet the storm over Maher’s use of a racial slur during Friday’s edition of “Real Time with Bill Ma…

Author=Cynthia Littleton, Cynthia Littleton


Bill Maher apologizes for using racial slur during HBO show

Bill Maher apologized Saturday for using of a racial slur to describe himself as a house slave during a live segment for his HBO talk s...

Author=Associated Press


Bill Maher's use of racial slur on HBO show draws criticism

Bill Maher is facing criticism for his use of a racial slur during a discussion with a Republican senator on his HBO talk show Friday n...

Author=Associated Press


Bill Maher: HBO host slammed for use of the N-word

Bill Maher, the HBO late-night host of “Real Time,” was criticized widely on social media after an interview with a Nebraska senator that aired Friday night where the host joked that he is a “house [expletive].”

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North Korean defector believes he can help topple regime by speaking out

Bill Whitaker reports from Seoul, where 28,000 U.S. troops are stationed in or nearby, and the Korean DMZ, seeing firsthand the tense standoff between the North and South

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At least two killed in crash at Billerica auto auction - The Boston Globe

BILLERICA - At least two people were killed Wednesday when an SUV apparently careened through a large auto auction facility in Billerica, authorities said. “It was horrible, horrible,” a witness said.

Author=John R. Ellement


Highlights: Comments by Berkshire's Warren Buffett, the 'Oracle of Omaha'

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa.N) Vice Chairman Charlie Munger are answering five hours of questions from shareholders, journalists and analysts at Berkshire's 52nd annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Congressional negotiators reach deal on government funding

Bipartisan congressional negotiators reached a critical agreement late Sunday on a massive spending bill that if approved by the House and Senate would fund the government through the end of September, senior aides from both parties told CNN.

Author=Manu Raju and Ted Barrett, CNN


Polygamist Mormon sect leader Lyle Jeffs arrested

Bishop Lyle Jeffs, leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was arrested Wednesday night in South Dakota after almost a year on the run, according to the FBI.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN


FBI arrests polygamist Mormon sect leader Lyle Jeffs

Bishop Lyle Jeffs, leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was arrested Wednesday night in South Dakota, after almost a year on the lam, according to the FBI.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN


One dead, two unaccounted for in Wisconsin plant explosion, fire

Blast was so strong it shook nearby homes; cause of explosion unknown

Author=


House ObamaCare replace bill: Too 'sweetened' for Senate's taste?

Blend such a Frappuccino with the mythical unicorn and you really have something plucked out of the ether. Some might say it’s like the House Republican ObamaCare repeal and replace bill.

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BMW, Mercedes Become Latest Carmakers Caught in Trump Crossfire

BMW, Mercedes-Benz and VW are getting their turn in the crosshairs of U.S. President Donald Trump, who’s making a habit out of attacking the visible -- and free trade-dependent -- auto industry.

Author=Dalia Fahmy


Sooners' Stoops steps down after 18 seasons

Bob Stoops, saying "the timing is perfect to hand over the reigns," exits as the Sooners' all-time winningest coach with a 190-48 record. OC Lincoln Riley replaces him.

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Source: Stoops retiring as Sooners' coach

Bob Stoops, the longest-tenured coach in college football, is retiring after 18 seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners, according to a report. OC Lincoln Riley replaces him.

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Source: Stoops retiring as Sooners' coach

Bob Stoops, the longest-tenured coach in college football, is retiring after 18 seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners, according to a source. OC Lincoln Riley replaces him.

Author=


Philippines fight against ISIS grinds on, victory still 'weeks' away

Bombs continue to shake the southern Philippines city of Marawi as the battle to eradicate hundreds of ISIS-affiliated militants enters its third week.

Author=Ben Westcott and Yuli Yang, CNN


British Airways: Thousands disrupted as flights axed amid IT crash

Boss says power cut behind IT problem which saw all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick cancelled.

Author=BBC News


Jones applauded, Machado buzzed as Red Sox top Orioles 5-2 (May 02, 2017) | FOX Sports

BOSTON (AP) Moments after Chris Sale joined Fenway Park fans in a show of respect of Adam Jones, the Boston ace escalated the feud with Baltimore star Manny Machado.

Author=AP


BOSTON (AP) Playing in the Garden has brought out the Boston Celtics' best basketball this postseason.

BOSTON (AP) Playing in the Garden has brought out the Boston Celtics' best basketball this postseason.

Author=By KYLE HIGHTOWER


Police: 2 doctors found dead in penthouse likely knew killer

BOSTON (AP) — Two engaged Boston doctors found dead this weekend inside the penthouse of a luxury condominium building most likely knew their killer, police say. Dr. Lina Bolanos and Dr. Richard Field were found dead Friday night by police at the Maca

Author=https://www.facebook.com/Fox8NewsCleveland


Aren't the NBA Playoffs Supposed to Be More Competitive Than This?

BOSTON — Playoff basketball is supposed to be a time for the NBA to showcase its greatest players and most prolific squads...

Author=Yaron Weitzman


5 Things to Know About the Boston Doctors Found With Throats Slit and a Message Written in Blood

Boston Couple Killed in Penthouse and 'Message of Retribution' Smeared in Blood on Walls

Author=Steve Helling


2017 NBA Mock Draft: After winning top pick, Celtics go with Duke's Jayson Tatum

Boston has Isaiah Thomas so can pass on guards Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball

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Melania, Barron Trump move into White House

Both Barron and Melania Trump joined the president on his return flight on Sunday from New Jersey

Author=Louis Nelson


Singled out by Trump, India and China eye new climate leadership roles

Both countries are on track to meet their Paris commitments — but a U.S. exit is creating uncertainty.

Author=E.A. Crunden


It Turns Out The Most Unprecedented Thing About Trump’s Presidency Is Obama And Hillary’s Behavior

Both former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton slammed President Donald Trump last week, marking the earliest time a former president attacked a sitting president in

Author=


Trump treads carefully on Middle East trip

Both Israelis and Palestinians pushed their key issues to President Trump, but he did not take the bait from either side.

Author=Oren Liebermann and Ian Lee, CNN


Trump And India's Modi Share Similarities, But A Host Of Issues Divides Them

Both leaders are pragmatic deal-makers who rose to high office by appealing to majorities who felt overlooked. But as Trump and Modi meet Monday, their competing visions may be a significant hurdle.

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Lawmakers struggle to maintain unity after shooting

Both sides are blaming the other's rhetoric for exacerbating public anger at Washington.

Author=Cristina Marcos


Russian hacking hearings: 6 takeaways

Both sides of the Capitol on Wednesday heard from experts about the extent of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, with officials for the first time revealing how many states' election-related systems were targeted by Russian hackers.

Author=Tal Kopan, CNN


Ivanka Trump’s Book Celebrates the Unlimited Possibilities Open to Women With Full-Time Help

Both Trumps exploit and cheapen what they touch. In Donald’s case, America. In Ivanka’s, feminism.

Author=Michelle Goldberg


D.C. mayor: Honoring Paris climate deal was ‘easy’ decision

Bowser touts the power of local officials in pushing back against the Trump administration's &quot;hostile&quot; climate agenda.

Author=Cristiano Lima


Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Aug. 26 MGM Grand Fight Reportedly Official

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and MMA superstar Conor McGregor announced they would be fighting on Aug. 26 in what promises to be one of the most intriguing matchups in fight history...

Author=Timothy Rapp


British schoolboys don skirts amid shorts ban in heatwave

Boys at a British high school have found a novel way around strict uniform rules banning shorts, as the country swelters through a heatwave.

Author=


Brad Pitt Breaks Silence on Angelina Jolie Divorce, Reveals He’s Quit Drinking: ‘Don’t Want to Live That Way Anymore’

Brad Pitt was photographed by Ryan McGinley at notable locations including the Everglades, the White Sands and Carlsbad Caverns

Author=Stephanie Petit


Speeding Amtrak engineer charged in deadly 2015 derailment

Brandon Bostian accelerated to 106 mph on a 50 mph curve, leading to a derailment that killed eight and injured about 200

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Engineer in Amtrak Crash Is Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

Brandon Bostian was also charged with reckless endangerment two years after a train he was driving derailed in Philadelphia, killing eight people.

Author=Daniel Victor and Matthew Haag


Engineer in Philadelphia Amtrak Crash Is Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

Brandon Bostian was charged exactly two years after the crash, which killed eight people. Lawyers for some of the victims’ families took advantage of an obscure law that forced officials to act.

Author=Daniel Victor and Matthew Haag


Brazil's president accused of bribery

Brazil's leadership lurched into another bribery scandal Wednesday, as one of the country's biggest newspapers accused President Michel Temer of paying a former senate colleague hush money.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Flora Charner, CNN


Brazil's top court releases testimony linking president to bribes

Brazil's Supreme Court released explosive plea-bargain testimony on Friday accusing President Michel Temer, along with former presidents Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff, of receiving millions in bribes.

Author=Brad Brooks and Lisandra Paraguassu


Brazilian President acquitted in illegal campaign funds case

Brazil's top electoral court voted to acquit President Michel Temer and former President Dilma Rousseff on accusations they received illegal campaign funds in the 2014 elections.

Author=Shasta Darlington, CNN


Brazil's top prosecutor charges President Temer with corruption

Brazil's top federal prosecutor charged President Michel Temer on Monday with accepting bribes, the first of what is expected to be a series of formal graft charges against the deeply unpopular leader in the coming weeks.

Author=Ricardo Brito and Brad Brooks


Brazil's President Michel Temer charged with taking bribes

Brazil's top federal prosecutor charged President Michel Temer with taking multimillion-dollar bribes on Monday in a stinging blow to the unpopular leader and to political stability in Latin America's largest country.

Author=Brad Brooks and Ricardo Brito


Brazil's crisis deepens as president accused of corruption

Brazil’s attorney general formally accused President Michel Temer of corruption on Monday, making him the first sitting president in Latin America’s largest nation to face criminal charges.

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Brazilian Assets Sink as Temer Furor Adds to Trump Selloff

Brazil’s bonds and stocks trading in Europe tumbled as a fresh political crisis threatened to ensnare President Michel Temer.

Author=Eric Lam


Brazil's top prosecutor: Prez Temer obstructed justice

Brazil’s top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice, according to an investigation released by the country’s supreme court on Friday.

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Brazil's top prosecutor accuses Temer of obstructing justice

Brazil’s top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice, according to an investigation released Friday by the supreme court, dramatically escalating pressure to force the embattled leader from office.

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Brazil president taped discussing pay-off for witness in graft probe: O Globo

Brazilian President Michel Temer gave his blessing to an attempt to pay a potential witness to remain silent in the country's biggest-ever graft probe, according to plea bargain testimony by a powerful businessman, newspaper O Globo reported on Wedne

Author=Lisandra Paraguassu and Ricardo Brito


Brazil protesters, police clash in first general strike in decades

Brazilian protesters torched buses, clashed with police in several cities and marched on President Michel Temer's Sao Paulo residence on Friday amid the nation's first general strike in more than two decades.

Author=Brad Brooks and Anthony Boadle


MLB Sunday scores, highlights, updates, news: Astros spoil Jeter's big night

Break out the pink bats for Mother's Day and Derek Jeter night at Yankee Stadium. That, plus the best of Sunday's action

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NFL draft tracker 2017: Second- and third-round picks, analysis

Breaking down Friday night's 75 Round 2 and 3 selections.

Author=Nate Davis


UK's Farage 'person of interest' in Trump-Russia investigation: Guardian

Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage is a "person of interest" in the U.S. investigation into possible collusion between Russia and Donald Trump's presidential campaign, the Guardian reported on Thursday citing unidentified sources.

Author=Kate Holton


Britain's General Election Dominated by Brexit Tactical Campaigns

Brexit has upended establishment politics, splitting traditional parties down the middle and leaving many voters abandoning decades-old allegiances.

Author=Alastair Jamieson


Queen's Speech 2017: May promises 'humility'

Brexit is set to dominate as the government sets out its legislative plans for the next two years.

Author=BBC News


Britain seeks 'special' EU ties as Brexit talks start

Brexit Secretary David Davis arrived in Brussels on Monday to launch talks he hoped would produce a "new, deep and special partnership" with the EU in the interest of Britons and all Europeans.

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Piper


Brexit negotiations: David Davis targets 'historic' deal

Brexit Secretary David Davis is in Brussels as formal negotiations with the EU get under way.

Author=BBC News


France’s First Lady, a Confidante and Coach, May Break the Mold

Brigitte Macron, who is 24 years older than her husband, President-elect Emmanuel Macron, and has coached him during his career is expected to define her future role.

Author=Susan Chira and Lilia Blaise


Macron's ex-teacher wife to play key role in his government

Brigitte Trogneux, 64, who is more than 24 years older than her husband, is expected to play a key role in the new administration and is keen to become involved in education issues.

Author=http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/search.html?s=&authornamef=Emily+Kent+Smith+In+Paris+For+The+Daily+Mail, By Emily Kent Smith In Paris For The Daily Mail


Police dog fails academy for being too friendly, gets new ‘regal’ job

BRISBANE, Australia – A police dog who was apparently not cut out for fighting crime has a "regal" new job. Gavel is a German Shepherd who flunked out of a police dog academy because he "did not display the necessary aptitude for a lif

Author=http://www.facebook.com/fox2now


Judge throws out Hernandez murder conviction - The Boston Globe

Bristol Superior Court Judge E. Susan Garsh said Massachusetts law required her to dismiss the conviction because the former New England Patriot’s appeal had not been heard.

Author=Maria Cramer


Britain just caved into a major EU demand on the very first day of Brexit talks

Britain caved in to the EU on the opening day of the Brexit talks, when it agreed to settle its “divorce” before trying to negotiate a future trade deal. In a major defeat, Brexit Secretary David Davis was forced to drop his central demand for the two

Author=Rob Merrick


Britain says Manchester bomber ‘likely’ had accomplices as focus turns to Libya visits

Britain has raised its alert level to “critical” amid concerns over a wider network of plotters.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Dinner disaster? How to read the Brexit bust-up signals

Britain is in uproar over a German newspaper account of last week's Brexit talks between Prime Minister Theresa May and EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker. Here are reading notes for the saga:

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Jan Strupczewski


UK lowers terror threat to 'severe;' more Manchester arrests

Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from “critical” to “severe” on Saturday, as authorities said they had made major progress in unravelling the plot behind the Manchester concert bombing.

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Who's who, what's at stake in Britain's unexpected election

Britain votes for a new Parliament and government Thursday after a campaign of three phases: the sleepy election, the surprising election and the security election.

Author=


At Least 12 Nations Hit by N.S.A. Hacking Tool

Britain was the most severely affected by the ransomware attack across Europe and Asia, affecting countries from Russia to Spain and Japan.

Author=Dan Bilefsky and Nicole Perlroth


Analysis | Theresa May could be toppled by her own party. She would not be the first Conservative leader to meet this fate.

Britain's Conservative Party is notorious for forcing some of its former leaders — even legendary ones — out the door.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


After Huge Global Cyberattack, Countries Scramble to Halt Spread of Ransomware

Britain's health care system and much of Europe were back on track Saturday after a crippling worldwide cyber-extortion attack was stymied.

Author=Phil McCausland


Britain seeks 'special' EU ties as Brexit talks start

Britain's negotiators came to Brussels seeking a "new, deep and special partnership with the European Union" on Monday as talks on the unprecedented British withdrawal from the bloc finally got under way.

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Piper


'Shambolic' socialist Jeremy Corbyn shakes up U.K. as election looms

Britain's opposition leader was once written-off as a no-hoper destined to lead his Labour Party to a historic defeat in Thursday's elections. Not anymore.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/francesbrinleybruton


British Lawmakers Hit by 'Sustained' Cyber Attack

Britain's parliament was hit by a

Author=Reuters


British lawmakers hit by "sustained" cyber attack

Britain's parliament was hit by a "sustained and determined" cyber attack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware worm crippled parts of the country's health service.

Author=Kate Holton


Analysis | What the polls say about Britain’s election

Britain's polling companies have been wrong before. Have they got it right this time?

Author=https://www.facebook.com/mradamtaylor


UK reduces terror threat level to 'severe'

Britain's terror threat level has been reduced to "severe" from "critical," UK Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday after meeting with security chiefs.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark, CNN


U.K. Terror Threat Level Reduced to 'Severe' After Manchester Bombing Arrests

Britain's terrorist threat level has been reduced one level to "severe", Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday, after a series of arrests linked to last week's bombing in Manchester.

Author=Martin Baccardax


UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities revealed that 27 high-rise apartment blocks across the country have cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers aft

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UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests.

Author=


UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts

Author=


UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as London officials scrambled to evacuate four massive public housing towers due to concerns about flammable external cladding, problematic fire doors and insulation around gas pipes.

Author=


UK: Manchester attack investigation still at 'full tilt'

Britain’s interior minister says the hunt is still on for suspects in the Manchester bombing, and members of attacker Salman Abedi’s network may still be at large.

Author=


UK contenders trade blows on last day of election campaign

Britain’s political leaders crisscrossed the country on the last day of the general election campaign Wednesday, with security dominating the agenda in the wake of the London Bridge attack.

Author=


When Is a Poll Not a Poll? When It's a U.K. Election Projection

Britain’s pollsters and election experts found themselves rushing to explain the nuances of their trade after YouGov Plc published an analysis suggesting Theresa May’s Conservative Party could lose seats and even power in the June 8 vote.

Author=Robert Hutton


Terror Alert in Britain Is Raised to Maximum as ISIS Claims Manchester Attack

Britain’s prime minister put the nation on a “critical” level of alert on Tuesday and deployed the military to work with the police over fears that another terrorist attack was imminent.

Author=Katrin Bennhold, Steven Erlanger and Ceylan Yeginsu


Prince Harry: No one in royal family wants to rise to throne

Britain’s Prince Harry has suggested that no one in the royal family really wishes to rise to the throne — and that it is duty, rather than desire, that prompts them to continue serving the British people.

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Computer outage grounds hundreds of BA flights in London

British Airways canceled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy U.K. holiday weekend. The airline said it was suffering a "majo

Author=ABC News


British Airways cancels flights from London as global IT outage causes chaos

British Airways canceled all its flights from London's two biggest airports on Saturday after a global computer system failure caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passengers queuing for hours and planes left stuck on runways.

Author=Michael Holden


British Airways cancels flights after systems outage

British Airways has canceled all flights from London's two biggest airports for at least several hours after experiencing "a major IT system failure that is causing very severe disruption to our flight operations worldwide," the airline sai

Author=Laura Smith-Spark and Simon Cullen, CNN


British Airways cancels flights after systems outage

British Airways has canceled all flights from London's two biggest airports for several hours after experiencing "a major IT system failure that is causing very severe disruption to our flight operations worldwide," the airline said Saturda

Author=Laura Smith-Spark and Simon Cullen, CNN


Armed police fire stun gun at knife-wielding man near British parliament

British armed police fired a stun gun at a man who reached for a knife as he ran toward officers guarding one of the gates to the Westminster parliament in central London on Friday, witnesses said.

Author=William James and Costas Pitas


British police in race to find Manchester terror network

British authorities are racing to round up the terror network behind the Manchester concert bombing after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed some of those involved could "potentially" still be at large.

Author=James Masters, CNN


British police in race to find Manchester terror network

British authorities are racing to round up the terror network behind the Manchester concert bombing after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed some of those involved could potentially still be at large.

Author=James Masters, CNN


UK authorities charge Welsh man with murder in mosque attack

British authorities charged an unemployed man from Wales with murder and attempted murder Friday in connection with the van attack on a crowd of Muslim worshippers near two north London mosques.

Author=


Branson calls Trump 'naive' for exiting Paris climate accord

British billionaire Richard Branson on Thursday called President Donald Trump very “naive” to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, saying he failed to recognize that clean energy is cheaper than coal and oil and is going to create “massively more

Author=


Boris Johnson denies plot to topple tottering Theresa May

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has denied plotting to topple Prime Minister Theresa May, whose hold on power remained tenuous Sunday as she tried to finalize a deal with a small Northern Irish party to prop up her minority government after a disa

Author=


Massive ransomware infection hits computers in 99 countries

British hospitals and Spanish businesses are among those struck by a programme demanding money.

Author=Chris Baraniuk


UK lowers attack threat level as police close in on bomber's network

British intelligence experts no longer believe another attack is imminent as significant progress has been made by police investigating the suicide bomb attack on a pop concert in Manchester, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Saturday.

Author=Michael Holden


Prince Philip's 22 Biggest Gaffes and Most Shocking One-Liners Over the Years

British monarch retires from royal duties with his usual humor

Author=Kendall Fisher


British Police Hunt for Other Accomplices in Manchester Bomber’s Network

British officials said more accomplices may be at large

Author=Reuters


Labour's Corbyn puts politics center stage at Glastonbury Festival

British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn got a rock star reception at Glastonbury Festival on Saturday, telling a headliner-sized crowd that millions of young people who voted for him would not be silenced or sidelined.

Author=Paul Sandle


What the UK election result could mean for Brexit

British people are voting in the general election Thursday, and while the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London have dominated the closing stages of the campaign, the result will have a direct impact on Brexit. Here's what the different outcomes

Author=Jane Merrick, for CNN


U.K. police investigating 'network' allegedly behind Manchester bombing

British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing.

Author=Jill Lawless and Gregory Katz


Lone attacker blew self up at Manchester concert killing 22, including children, say police

British police are treating it as a terrorist incident and determining if attacker was part of a network.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte


Islamic State claims responsibility for London attack

British police arrested a dozen people Sunday in a widening terrorism investigation.

Author=The Associated Press


Two more people arrested in raids linked to Manchester bombing

British police arrested two more people and raided three additional locations Sunday believed to be tied to the Manchester bombing.

Author=Reuven Blau


London Bridge attack: One suspect was known to authorities

British police have admitted that one of the London Bridge attackers was on their radar but said an investigation into him had been downgraded.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Angela Dewan, CNN


London Bridge attack: 2 killers identified

British police have identified two of the three men behind Saturday night's terror attack in London as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane.

Author=Angela Dewan, Ben Westcott and James Masters, CNN


UK police search car in Manchester attack investigation

British police investigating the Manchester Arena attack cordoned off an area around a car significant to the investigation as they hunted Friday for clues about the suicide bomber’s movements.

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More arrests in Manchester attack, as U.K. remains on high alert

British police made two more arrests and stormed three more locations as they hunted for suspects in the Manchester bombing, as an official said members of Salman Abedi's network may remain at large.

Author=Associated Press


More arrests in Manchester attack; UK remains on high alert

British police made two more arrests and stormed three more locations Sunday as they hunted for suspects in the Manchester bombing, while a government minister said members of attacker Salman Abedi’s network may still be at large.

Author=


British police name third killer and ID another victim after London attack

British police name third London Bridge attacker as 22-year-old Youssef Zaghba.

Author=Christina Boyle


Text: British police name two of the London Bridge attackers

British police on Monday named two of the three men who attacked London Bridge. The following is the statement from the Metropolitan Police and from Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Police name Manchester suicide bomber, May condemns "sickening" attack

British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who killed 22 people, including children, in an attack on a crowded concert hall in Manchester, and said they were trying to establish whether he had acted alone or with help from others.

Author=Michael Holden and David Milliken


Third London attacker named as imams refuse to perform funeral rites

British police on Tuesday named the final member of the terror trio who murdered seven people on Saturday in a knife and van attack before police shot the jihadis dead -- and the news comes as more than 130 Muslim religious leaders were refusing to say fu

Author=


As UK police name third jihadi, Italian source says he had been flagged

British police on Tuesday named the third of the jihadis who killed seven people in a knife and van attack in London, and an Italian investigative source said he had been flagged to Britain as a potential risk after moving to England last year.

Author=Estelle Shirbon and Antonella Cinelli


Armed police fire stun gun at knife-wielding man near British parliament

British police said officers guarding one of the gates to the Westminster parliament in central London had fired a stun gun at a man who reached for a knife when they approached him on Friday but it was not initially being considered a terrorist incident.

Author=William James and Costas Pitas


UK police charge man with terrorism-related murder over van attack by London mosque

British police said on Friday they had charged a man with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder over an incident in which a van was driven at Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque after prayers earlier this week.

Author=Reuters Editorial


British police says responding to serious incident at venue where Ariana Grande performing

British police said on Monday they had responded to a serious incident at a venue in the northern English city of Manchester where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing.

Author=Alistair Smout


Van and knife attack leaves trail of casualties in "terrorist incidents” on London Bridge and in nearby market

British police say at least one person has been killed, with witnesses reporting multiple serious injuries.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte, https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Van and knife attack leaves trail of casualties in ‘terrorist incidents’ on London Bridge and in nearby market

British police say multiple people have been killed, and at least 20 injured.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte, https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


Some Grenfell Tower victims may never be identified

British police say they may never be able to identify all of those who perished in the Grenfell Tower disaster, as anger and frustration mounted in the London neighborhood stunned by the tragedy.

Author=James Masters, CNN


Police say 6 people slain in ‘terrorist incidents’ on London Bridge and in nearby market

British police say three attackers were shot dead by police.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/griff.witte, https://www.facebook.com/RickNoackTWP/


London terror attack: Theresa May vows to battle 'Islamist extremism'

British Prime Minister Theresa May claimed there was "too much tolerance" of Islamist extremism in the UK as she vowed a clampdown in the wake of the third terror attack to hit the UK this year.

Author=James Masters and Steve George, CNN


British PM May defends Brexit rights offer in face of EU doubts

British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her offer to let millions of EU citizens stay in Britain after Brexit as fellow EU leaders responded coolly on Friday to her opening move in negotiations on Britain's withdrawal.

Author=Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Piper


UK reveals plans for EU citizens after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May details her government's proposals for how EU citizens now resident in the UK will be protected after the country quits the EU.

Author=James Masters and Lauren Said-Moorhouse, CNN


UK PM May nears deal to prop up government with Northern Irish DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May drew closer to clinching a deal to prop up her minority government on Monday as she prepared to meet the leader of the Northern Irish Protestant party.

Author=Guy Faulconbridge


Wounded May soldiers on as election shock complicates Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces the challenging of negotiating the country's exit from the European Union in the face of shaky party and public support.

Author=CNBC


May's bid for stronger Brexit hand at stake in UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces the voters on Thursday in an election she called to strengthen her hand in looming Brexit talks, with her personal authority at stake after a campaign that saw her lead in opinion polls contract.

Author=Estelle Shirbon


London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if anymore survivors

British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 17 people in London amid growing public anxiety about whether similar blazes could occur in other housing blocks around the countr

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UK PM May climbs down on 'dementia tax' plans after poll lead halves

British Prime Minister Theresa May made a public climbdown on Monday over plans to force elderly people to pay more for their social care, after her governing Conservative Party's opinion poll lead halved in the run-up to a national election.

Author=Kylie MacLellan and Kate Holton


London attack’s death toll for victims reaches seven as investigation starts

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday called for a review of her nation’s counterterrorism laws following the country’s third terror incident in as many months. “Things need to change,” May said after dozens of people were injured by an att

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London fire: Mourning, anger and questions over lives lost in inferno

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday announced a full public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower disaster as grief turned to anger a day after the blaze that left at least 17 dead.

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UK to hold inquiry into London tower block fire as death toll rises to 17

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday promised a public inquiry into a fire that gutted a 24-story apartment block killing at least 17 people, as the government faced questions about how such a devastating blaze could have occurred.

Author=Alistair Smout and Michael Holden


UK reduces terror threat level from 'critical' to 'severe'

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday morning that the country's terrorism threat level has been reduced from its top level of "critical" to "severe." The change indicates an attack is highly likely, not imminently expe

Author=ABC News


May pledges minority government after UK election debacle on eve of Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she would form a government backed by a small Northern Irish party after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in an election days before launching talks on Britain's EU departure.

Author=Costas Pitas and Kylie MacLellan


Britain's May demands major investigation after deadly fire

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday there must be a “major national investigation” into the use of potentially flammable cladding fitted to high-rise towers across the country, as police formally identified a 5-year-old boy as one of young

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Theresa May: UK will change human rights laws if needed for terror fight

British Prime Minister Theresa May says human rights laws will be changed "if they get in the way" of the country's fight against terror.

Author=James Griffiths, CNN


UK's May makes deal she needs to govern, but critics abound

British Prime Minister Theresa May struck a deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party Monday that is designed to give her minority government enough support in Parliament to endorse her legislative agenda later this week.

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Manchester bombing makes terrorism central campaign issue in June elections

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned that “the country should remain vigilant” even as authorities say concerns about a new attack have eased.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1


British PM fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting for survival on Saturday after a failed election gamble undermined her authority and plunged the country into a major political crisis days before talks to leave the European Union start.

Author=Kate Holton and William James


British PM May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting for survival on Saturday after a failed election gamble undermined her authority and plunged the country into a major political crisis, days before the start of talks to leave the European Union.

Author=Kate Holton and David Milliken


Rattled UK PM May forced into 'dementia tax' U-turn after poll lead halves

British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to publicly backtrack on one of her most striking election pledges on Monday after plans to force elderly people to pay more for their social care halved her party's opinion poll lead in just a few days.

Author=Kylie MacLellan and Kate Holton


Britain's May seeks deal with Northern Irish party to cling to power

British Prime Minister Theresa May was seeking a deal with a small Northern Irish party on Sunday to stay in power after losing her party's parliamentary majority in a catastrophic electoral gamble just days before Brexit talks are set to start.

Author=Kylie MacLellan and Estelle Shirbon


Britain's May gets support from G7 on fight against terrorism

British Prime Minister Theresa May won support from the world's major industrialized nations on Friday for measures to tackle terrorism and kept the spotlight off Brexit and its possible effects on world trade.

Author=Elizabeth Piper


PM May's lead falls to 3 percentage points, YouGov poll shows a week before UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble on a snap election was under question on Thursday after a YouGov opinion poll showed her Conservative party's lead had fallen to a fresh low of 3 percentage points just a week before voting begins.

Author=Guy Faulconbridge and Kylie MacLellan


From landslide to upset defeat - scenarios for May's UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May's narrowing lead in opinion polls ahead of the June 8 election has weakened sterling and raised questions over whether she will win the landslide predicted just a month ago.

Author=William James and Patrick Graham


From landslide for May to upset defeat - scenarios for UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May's narrowing lead in opinion polls ahead of the June 8 election has weakened sterling and raised questions over whether she will win the landslide predicted just over a month ago.

Author=William James and Patrick Graham


UK government agrees outline deal with DUP for support: Press Association

British Prime Minister Theresa May's office said on Saturday that Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party had agreed to support her minority government on an informal basis in parliament, the Press Association reported.

Author=Reuters Editorial


UK PM May's talks to stay in power with Northern Irish DUP not going as expected: DUP sources

British Prime Minister Theresa May's talks on securing the support of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to prop up her minority government are not going as expected, sources in the DUP said on Tuesday.

Author=Reuters Editorial


UK PM May's Conservatives still working on deal with DUP -source

British Prime Minister TheresaMay's minority government is still working towards an agreementwith Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) tosupport May's minorty government, a Conservative source said onTuesday.

Author=Reuters Editorial


Theresa May: Brexit ‘defining issue’ of UK election

British prime minister, slipping in polls, will reiterate she is best placed to represent UK in Brexit negotiations.

Author=Peter Baugh


More raids in Manchester; Soldiers protecting key UK sites

British security forces arrested three more suspects and raided a building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated the deadly concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace

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UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

British security forces raided a building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated “a network” of people allegedly behind the city’s concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckin

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UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

British security forces raided an apartment building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated “a network” of people allegedly behind the city’s concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, inclu

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Deadly attacks turn UK election into a vote on security

Britons are about to vote in an election that was supposed to be dominated by Brexit but, after two deadly attacks in as many weeks, has become a battle over security.

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Britons vote in election seen strengthening May's Brexit hand

Britons began voting on Thursday in a snap election predicted to give Prime Minister Theresa May a larger parliamentary majority, which she hopes will strengthen her hand in looming divorce talks with the European Union.

Author=Estelle Shirbon


Analysis | The U.K. election, explained: How to make sense of Britain’s latest vote

Brits will go to the polls on Thursday.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/mradamtaylor


Koepka takes U.S. Open to capture first major

Brooks Koepka took home $2.16 million, the largest single-day earnings in golf, for winning the U.S. Open. He also extended the streak of first-time winners at majors to seven.

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Koepka takes U.S. Open to capture first major

Brooks Koepka took home $2.16 million, the largest single-day earnings in golf, for winning the U.S. Open. He also extends the streak of first-time winners at majors to seven.

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Michael Brown’s parents settle wrongful death lawsuit against Ferguson

Brown's parents alleged a pattern of civil rights violations in the city led to the fatal shooting of the teen by a police officer.

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Michael Brown's Parents Settle Wrongful Death Lawsuit With Ferguson, Mo.

Brown's parents sued after their son, who was black, was shot and killed by a white police officer in August 2014. The shooting sparked nationwide protests.

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Michael Brown's Family Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit for $1.5 Million

Brown's parents sued the city of Ferguson in 2015

Author=Jim Salter / AP


Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

BRUSSELS (AP) — After almost a year of waffling, Britain finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts on Monday about leaving the bloc.

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EU presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — For years it seemed Britain could not get out of the European Union fast enough. Now that it decided to jump ship, it seems it can't get its act together to actually leave. EU states are getting...

Author=RAF CASERT


The Latest: Trump to review US sanctions on Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): 8:30 a.m. U.S.

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The Latest: Japanese PM say an open Europe is crucial

BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the European Union summit dealing with the Brexit negotiations (all times local) 1:10 p.m.

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As European leaders sit with Trump, relief that meetings are happening at all

Brussels is a city filled with organizations that Trump has condemned.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1, https://www.facebook.com/anthony.faiola


As European leaders sit with Trump, relief that meetings are happening at all

Brussels is a city filled with organizations Trump has condemned.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/michael.birnbaum1, https://www.facebook.com/anthony.faiola


Tornado touches down north of Three Hills

Bryan Passifume It came almost out of nowhere. Residents of a central Alberta town got a front-row seat to a spectacular spring tornado Friday afternoon.  The twister touched down a little aft…

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Nats' Harper starts brawl after getting plunked

Bryce Harper charged the mound after being hit in the hip by a pitch from a San Francisco reliever, inciting a bench-clearing brawl between the Nationals and Giants.

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Foreign Policy Thinker Zbigniew Brzezinski Dies At 89

Brzezinski was the national security adviser to President Carter, helping to secure the Camp David peace accords between Israel and Egypt. He later continued to be an influential foreign policy voice.

Author=James Doubek


Trump administration warns tax receipts are coming in slowly, government could run out of cash sooner than expected

Budget chief Mick Mulvaney said the White House did not have a “stated policy yet” on what Congress should do about the debt ceiling.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/max.ehrenfreund


Businesses bolster cyber defenses for new ransomware attacks

Businesses around the world scrambled on Saturday to prepare for a renewed cyber attack, convinced that a lull in a computer offensive that has stopped car factories, hospitals, schools and other organizations in around 100 countries was only temporary.

Author=Jim Finkle and Eric Auchard


Russian defence minister's plane 'buzzed' by Nato jet

But a Russian escort jet then intervenes, chasing away the Nato aircraft, Russian media reports say.

Author=BBC News


France’s Macron makes ‘moralizing’ public life a priority

But can one man police an entire political establishment and restore public trust in government?

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This Adorable Police Dog Was Fired For Being Too Nice

But don't worry, they found him a new job.

Author=Brad Esposito


Jim Carrey Defends Kathy Griffin: It's Her Job To Cross The Line

But fellow comedian Dan Aykroyd thinks she went too far in goading Trump with the beheading photo.

Author=Mary Papenfuss


McCain on pre-emptive strike on North Korea: 'We have to consider that option'

But he said it should be “the very last option.”

Author=Connor O’Brien


Democratic leaders seek to stifle impeachment talk

But it's becoming increasingly difficult to rein in the rank-and-file.

Author=Heather Caygle


Jury Convicts Woman Who Laughed At Jeff Sessions During Senate Hearing

But jurors say it's not about her laugh, it's about her post-laughter conduct.

Author=Ryan J. Reilly


After a tumultuous start, Trump hopes for a smoother agenda on jobs and taxes

But members of his own party warn he’ll face many complex challenges in the months to come.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/abbydphillip, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ed-OKeefe/147995121918931


South Korea’s likely next president warns the U.S. not to meddle in its democracy

But Moon Jae-in says he thinks “Trump is more reasonable than he is generally perceived.”

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


Analysis | The Finance 202: Finance industry favors Handel in Georgia's special election today

But Ossoff got a donation from Kevin Bacon.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/tory.newmyer


G7 demand action on extremist net content at summit

But other world leaders fail to persuade Donald Trump to back a landmark climate change deal.

Author=BBC News


At Congressional Baseball Game, hopes for less acrimony among lawmakers

But several in attendance a day after a ball field shooting saw little hope that partisanship would ease.

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Male Senators Repeatedly Tried to Silence Kamala Harris at a Hearing. She Kept Going

But she kept going

Author=Aric Jenkins


Japanese government passes bill to allow emperor to abdicate

But the 83-year-old Akihito is likely to remain on the Chrysanthemum Throne through 2018.

Author=https://www.facebook.com/annafifield


Turkey and Kuwait move to mediate Middle East rift over Qatar

But Trump backs the Saudi-led isolation of Qatar as a step to block militant funding.

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New poll: Just before James Comey's firing, Trump's approval was already slumping

But when it comes to Trump, who just won the presidency a few months ago with a 38 percent approval rating, it's kind of hard to say if it w...

Author=David Freddoso


Mali forces kill five militants involved in resort attack

By Adama Diarra and Idrissa Sangare BAMAKO (Reuters) - Gunmen on Sunday attacked a luxury resort popular with Western expatriates just outside Mali's capital, Bamako, killing two people in what the security minister called a terrorist attack, while 3

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EU fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock UK vote

By Alastair Macdonald BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this