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Portland police keeping far-right protesters, antifa groups apart; violence avoided during rallies

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 19:52:53 -0400

A heavy police presence kept members of the Proud Boys and other far-right groups separated from far-left activists at a downtown park Saturday.....
Woman survives plunging a mile after parachute fails to open

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:49:00 -0400

A woman cheated death when she fell nearly a mile to the ground after her parachute and emergency back-up apparently both failed to open.Witnesses who saw her plunge nearly 5000ft to the ground said i....
She was raped 36 years ago. Blood on her clothes finally led police to a suspect.

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:27:32 -0400

More than three decades ago, a man broke into a Coral Springs woman’s home and raped her. Police weren’t able to figure out who did it for 36 years.....
A couple in Australia and their pet dog were attacked by a giant carnivorous lizard

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:45:27 -0400

A 72-year-old man was seriously injured after attempting to break up a fight between his pet dog and a giant Goanna lizard.....
1981 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Pro Touring Boasts Show Quality

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:06:58 -0400

It’s custom-built with low mileage and ready to win some trophies. Volo Auto Museum is excited to announce this incredibly stunning 1981 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Pro Touring for your consideration. With o....
Putin gives pilot who landed in cornfield Russia's top medal

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:40:55 -0400

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday awarded the nation's highest medal, the Hero of Russia, to the pilot who managed to smoothly land his disabled passenger plane in a cornfield after a flock o....
Mexico to deport U.S. citizen suspected of supporting 'violent jihad'

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:15:19 -0400

Mexican authorities arrested a U.S. citizen suspected of supporting militant Islamists in an example of Mexico's security cooperation with the United States even as the two neighbors grapple with shar....
Jihadi Jack: Isis fighter stripped of British citizenship by Home Office

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 20:00:17 -0400

The Isis fighter known as Jihadi Jack has been stripped of his British citizenship, prompting a diplomatic row between the UK and Canada, it has been reported.  Muslim convert Jack Letts, 24, who had ....
'Nightmare' as Egypt aided China to detain Uighurs

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 22:46:25 -0400

Abdulmalik Abdulaziz, an Uighur student, was arrested and handcuffed by Egyptian police and when they removed his blindfold he was surprised to see Chinese officials questioning him in custody. "They....
Trump Must Not Break His Promises to Gun-Rights Supporters

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:30:59 -0400

Following the model of George H. W. Bush, Donald Trump is taking a major step toward becoming a one-term president. Bush thought he could become more popular by betraying his promises to defend the Se....
Store clerk found guilty of murder for chasing, fatally shooting teen who stole $2 drink

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:15:34 -0400

The former convenience store employee was accused of gunning down a teenager that stole a beer from a Tennessee convenience store.....
X-Ray Scans Uncover da Vinci's Hidden Painting in All Its Glory

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:30:00 -0400

The breakthrough confirm's Leonardo's legacy: "Always adjusting, always seeking more."....
1967 Ferves Ranger Auction Far Exceeds Expectations

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:10:33 -0400

While small in size, this off-roader fetched a huge amount. Monterey Car Week always has some surprises. While there are the planned “surprise” reveals of concept cars by automakers, what’s far more s....
Police break up fight between passengers on Delta flight after 6-hour delay at JFK Airport

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:16:01 -0400

A fight broke out during that time, prompting one crew member to come over the intercom to announce the situation was not safe for passengers or the crew.....
Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil field

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:04:51 -0400

Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside Saudi Arabia's sprawling desert on Saturday, causing what the kingdom described as a "limited fire" in the sec....
Vietnam demands Chinese ship leaves its exclusive economic zone

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:09:22 -0400

Vietnam has demanded that China remove an oil survey vessel and its escorts from the Southeast Asian country's exclusive economic zone, amid a month-long standoff in waters seen as a potential global ....
US issues warrant to seize Iranian tanker in last-ditch effort to stop supertanker leaving Gibraltar

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 05:33:58 -0400

The United States has issued a warrant to seize an Iranian oil tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West in a last ditch effort to prevent the vessel from leaving Gibraltar. The Grace ....
Mexico does not want El Paso shooter executed

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:24:47 -0400

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Friday that Mexico does not want the El Paso shooter who killed 22 people, including eight Mexicans, to be executed, and may seek to extradite him from the U....
GPS monitoring violates some sex offenders’ rights, NC Supreme Court rules

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:42:49 -0400

Sex offenders have rights, too, and in some cases the state has been violating those rights, the NC Supreme Court ruled on Friday.....
Mom aims head-on at a tanker to kill herself, sons. When truck dodges, she doubles back

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:25:29 -0400

Police say a Gainesville, Florida, mom of two young boys told a friend she was going to kill herself and her sons by crashing her car with everyone inside.....
Epstein girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell pictured at burger bar in first public sighting since financier’s death

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:55:00 -0400

The “missing” former girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein and the woman accused of recruiting young women for him – claims she has strongly denied – has been spotted eating at a fast food restaurant in Los A....
Google employees call for tech giant to not work with ICE, Customs and Border Protection

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:01:54 -0400

Reaction from National Border Patrol Council president Brandon Judd and former acting ICE director Tom Homan.....
How Kamala Harris was shaped by 'the People's Republic of Berkeley'

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:23:10 -0400

Kamala Harris grew up in the radical environs of Berkeley and spent her childhood at marches and protests with her parents. But she went to law school and became a prosecutor, an unexpected career cho....
Claims: Migrant children molested in U.S.-funded foster care

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 18:11:18 -0400

This story is part of an ongoing joint investigation between The Associated Press and the PBS series FRONTLINE on the treatment of migrant children, which includes an upcoming film. Dozens of familie....
4.2 magnitude earthquake rattles Kansas; other states possibly affected

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:55:40 -0400

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook portions of Kansas on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The center of the quake was roughly 3 miles from Hutchinson.....
EXCLUSIVE-China-owned oil tanker changes name in apparent effort to evade U.S. sanctions

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:40:16 -0400

SINGAPORE/KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 (Reuters) - While in the Indian Ocean heading toward the Strait of Malacca, the very large crude carrier (VLCC) Pacific Bravo went dark on June 5, shutting off the trans....
Greenland's government tells President Donald Trump the island is 'not for sale'

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:26:15 -0400

After Trump reportedly floated the idea of buying the island, Greenland's Foreign Ministry tweeted "We are open for business, not for sale."....
Tears and shouting as Australia dilutes Pacific climate warning

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 03:20:35 -0400

A Pacific summit has descended into tears, recriminations and shouting between pro-coal Australia and low-lying island nations facing an existential threat from climate change. The annual Pacific Isl....
3-year-old girl found alone in boat, man’s body discovered nearby, Texas cops say

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:55:14 -0400

Texas authorities found a man’s body after searching for a missing father whose little girl was found sleeping alone in a boat on Lake Granbury on Friday.....
Unprecedented heatwave 'kills thousands of fish' in Alaska

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:52:59 -0400

Climate change and warming rivers may have caused the mass death of salmon in parts of Alaska, scientists say.Large numbers of salmon died prematurely in some Alaskan rivers in July according to local....
Greyhound riders are being asked for immigration papers at South Florida bus terminals

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:00:00 -0400

Federal immigration agents are beefing up their efforts to apprehend undocumented immigrants in South Florida as part of a nationwide effort to “keep communities safe.”....
Dozens dead or hurt in wedding party blast in Afghan capital

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:27:51 -0400

A suicide-bomb blast ripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan's capital and dozens of people were killed or wounded, a government official said. More than 1,000 people h....
Jeffrey Epstein’s Body Claimed by His Brother

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:54:05 -0400

Jeenah Moon/ReutersJeffrey Esptein’s body was claimed from the New York City medical examiner’s office by his brother Mark Epstein, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Daily Beast....
Argentina detains businessman at center of Mexican corruption scandal

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:40:53 -0400

Argentine authorities and Interpol detained on Friday a businessman who was at the center of a Mexican corruption scandal in 2004 that hurt the reputation of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who at the ti....
Fugitive lived in isolated bunker for 3 years to evade arrest in Wisconsin

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 20:49:22 -0400

Jeremiah Button was sleeping in a homemade bunker in the woods on the morning of Aug. 9 when his three-year run from the law came to an end.....
Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent Trump event, or not get paid

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 12:10:26 -0400

Workers at a new Shell plant in Pennsylvania were told they had to attend a speech by President Donald Trump in order to get paid.....
Smiling cops take selfie near where dead baby was just found. Missouri city apologizes

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 08:09:42 -0400

“The photos were by no means meant to take away from the extremely serious nature of the incident,” city officials say.....
Mayor of Canadian capital city Ottawa comes out as gay

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 16:31:28 -0400

Montreal (AFP) - The mayor of Ottawa revealed Saturday that he is gay, an announcement that comes on the eve of gay pride week in the Canadian capital city.....
Cal Fire said Tubbs Fire wasn’t caused by PG&E. Victims win the right to sue utility anyway

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 20:00:48 -0400

Victims of the deadly Tubbs Fire in 2017 won the right to pursue lawsuits against PG&E; Corp. on Friday in spite of state investigators’ declaration that the utility wasn’t to blame for the fire.....
‘We’ve been bullied out of the water by the sharks’: Rise in great white numbers triggers panic on US beaches

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:26:27 -0400

A rise in great white shark sightings is causing panic on beaches on the US east coast, according to reports.Authorities in Cape Cod have put up warning signs and shut down beaches dozens of times in ....
See Photos of the Bugatti Centodieci Hypercar

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:20:00 -0400

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Lawyer: Iranian supertanker captain no longer wants the job

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 19:23:16 -0400

The captain of an Iranian supertanker at the center of a diplomatic standoff no longer wants to keep command of the ship, which is in need of repairs that could impede its immediate departure from Gib....
UK judge to allow firm to try to seize $9 billion in Nigerian assets in gas dispute

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:30:21 -0400

A judge in London said on Friday he would grant a firm called Process and Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID) the right to seek to seize some $9 billion in assets from the Nigerian government over an a....
Police Release Body Cam Video of Controversial Shooting Death of Colorado Springs Man

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 13:36:36 -0400

Body camera video from officers involved in the controversial fatal shooting of a black Colorado Springs man was released to the public on Thursday.....
New Jersey's Teterboro Airport was travel hub of Jeffrey Epstein's sex traffic ring

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:06:45 -0400

Jeffrey Epstein's planes recorded at least 730 flights to and from Teterboro Airport in New Jersey between 1995 and 2013, according to flight logs.....
Florida Keys man accused of sexually assaulting friend

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 13:12:09 -0400

Florida Keys detectives arrested a Key Largo man on a warrant Thursday following accusations he sexually assaulted his friend while the man was sleeping last week.....
2020 Vision: Trump gets surprise Log Cabin Republicans endorsement

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:23:40 -0400

During the 2016 election the conservative LGBT organization declined to endorse him for president.....
Shiite cleric returns to Nigeria after India medical row

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:38:12 -0400

Shiite leader Ibrahim Zakzaky, who was granted permission to travel to India for medical care after years in detention, returned to Nigeria on Friday following a row over his treatment, his supporters....