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Iran Loves This: The Royal Navy Doesn’t Have Enough Ships to Patrol Persian Gulf

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:56:00 -0400

The Royal Navy plans briefly to double its number of warships in the Persian Gulf following an attempted attack by Iranian forces on a British oil tanker on June 20, 2019.But the temporary increase in....
FACTBOX-U.S. police officers who kill unarmed black men often avoid criminal liability

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:28:06 -0400

A New York City policeman became the latest example of a law enforcement officer to face no criminal liability for killing an unarmed black man when the U.S. Department of Justice said on Tuesday it w....
Jeffrey Epstein Reveals His Fortune Includes $56 Million in Cash

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:06:15 -0400

Jane Rosenberg/ReutersA summary of Jeffrey Epstein’s assets made public on Monday shows he has $56 million in cash, with another $500 million divided between property and investments.The bare-bones ac....
Some Iranian women take off hijabs as hard-liners push back

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:54:45 -0400

The simple act of walking has become a display of defiance for a young Iranian woman who often moves in Tehran's streets without a compulsory headscarf, or hijab. With every step, she risks harass....
Founder of neo-Nazi website should pay Jewish woman $14m for unleashing antisemitic 'troll storm' on her, judge rules

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:57:00 -0400

The founder and editor of the neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer should be forced to pay more than $14m (£11.2m) to a Jewish woman targeted by a “troll storm” of abusive messages for months on end, a ....
Utah Police Find New Evidence in MacKenzie Lueck Case

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:55:40 -0400

Ayoola Ajayi made his first court appearance in connection to the murder of University of Utah student MacKenzie Lueck.....
Susan Rice Calls Chinese Diplomat a ‘Racist Disgrace’ on Twitter

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 22:44:28 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for Next China, a weekly email on where the nation stands now and where it's going next.Former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice sparred with a senior Chinese diplom....
Texas fossil uncovers new species of duckbilled dinosaur

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:23:53 -0400

The fossil discovered at the Big Bend National Park in Texas led to the classification of the Aquilarhinus palilmentus.....
European sites where US nuclear weapons held inadvertently revealed in Nato-linked document

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:34:41 -0400

The European sites where America's nuclear weapons are stored has been inadvertently revealed in a document published by a Nato-linked body, according to Belgian media reports.  The document writt....
The B-2 Stealth Bomber Is Now 30 Years Old. Take a Look Inside.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 03:37:00 -0400

(Washington, D.C.) Slicing through the sky with bat-like wings, eluding enemy radar with stealth technology, quietly destroying enemy air defenses from 50,000 ft and using computers to merge sensor da....
Qatar says French missile found among arms seized in Italy was sold 25 years ago

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:29:51 -0400

A French missile once owned by Qatar's military and found among a huge arsenal of weapons seized in Italy was sold by Qatar 25 years ago to a third country, Qatar's foreign ministry told Reuters on Tu....
Michael Flynn’s Ex-Business Partner Points the Finger at Him in Court

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:07:24 -0400

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/GettyIf there is a question of who worked on behalf of the Turkish government to influence the 2016 Donald Trump campaign, then the court should look ....
Australian model sentenced for airline flight disturbance

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:30:42 -0400

An Australian model was sentenced Monday in Los Angeles to community service and probation for slapping a flight attendant and going on an obscene tirade during a flight, with a federal judge saying h....
Man 'shot polar bear and left its body outside his home for five months'

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 06:29:39 -0400

A man has been charged with killing a polar bear and leaving the body to rot outside his home in Alaska for five months.Christopher Gordon, 35, allegedly shot the animal dead when it ventured into his....
Anti-Semitism event at Justice Department turns into pro-Israel rally

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:29:05 -0400

As the public grappled with President Trump’s latest insulting tweetstorm, widely condemned as racist, the Department of Justice held a Monday event billed as a summit on combating anti-Semitism.....
At least 1 dead, 15 injured — including 3 firefighters — in California house explosion

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:05:52 -0400

A California gas company reports one of its employees died in an explosion Monday afternoon in Murietta, California.....
Buzz Aldrin explains why Neil Armstrong was the first person on the moon

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:14:27 -0400

July 20, 2019, is the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing when American astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person ever to plant boots on the dusty lunar surface. Buzz Aldrin followed....
Afghanistan Isn't Worth Dying For

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:13:00 -0400

Army Sgt. Maj. James Sartor was killed in action in Afghanistan’s Faryab Province on Saturday. He was “only” the twelfth soldier to die there this year. That makes his death no less inexcusable, no le....
UPDATE 1-Iran says it came to help of disabled foreign oil tanker in the Gulf

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:10:56 -0400

Iranian navy vessels came to the assistance of a disabled foreign oil tanker in the Gulf that needed repairs, Iran's foreign ministry spokesman was quoted as saying on Tuesday by the semi-official new....
Landlords Sue NYC Over New Rent Caps on a Million Apartments

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:13:43 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- New York City’s rent-stabilization law is under attack after a group of real-estate trade groups and landlords sued to overturn regulations that cover more than 1 million apartments.The....
A 3-year-old girl was asked to choose between her mom or dad as a border patrol agent tried to separate the family

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:26:42 -0400

A young girl named Sofi was asked by a Border Patrol agent if she wanted to go with her mom, or her dad, as they tried to separate the migrant family.....
Serial killer linked to Arkansas woman's 1994 slaying

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:52:19 -0400

Authorities are investigating whether possibly the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history is behind the death of an Arkansas woman in 1994. Police in Pine Bluff are reviewing the case of Jolanda....
Land crabs infest Florida man's house after heavy rainfall

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:11:28 -0400

A man in Florida recently received hundreds of crabs as unexpected house guests.Heavy rain fall in south Florida forced hundreds of land crabs, which burrow underground, out of their holes and into th....
CNN Invites White Supremacist Richard Spencer to Talk About Trump’s Racist Tweets

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:47:57 -0400

CNN interviewed white supremacist Richard Spencer during a Tuesday segment on President Donald Trump’s racist tweets, in another example of a news outlet inadvertently giving a large platform to white....
Royal Caribbean cancels Puerto Rico cruise stop amid protests

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:05:45 -0400

A Royal Caribbean cruise ship opted to skip a Puerto Rico call as San Juan protests against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló continue.....
Lyft broke the law when it failed to tell Chicago about a driver it kicked off its app. A month later he was accused of killing a taxi driver while working for Uber. (LYFT, UBER)

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:36:02 -0400

Lyft could be fined up to $10,000 for failing to report the driver, who has since been charged with murder.....
Imagine If Russia and China Built Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carriers Together

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:07:00 -0400

China could partner with Russia in order to develop nuclear-powered icebreakers.While the vessels would be useful in their own right, the main benefit could be to help Beijing refine reactor technolog....
Newark police lieutenant accused of killing estranged wife, shooting her boyfriend in New Jersey

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:32:56 -0400

Police say that Newark Lt. John Formisano shot his estranged wife's boyfriend inside the home, and that his wife ran out of the home and tried knocking on a neighbor's door before she was shot....
Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at U.S.-Mexico border

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:49:25 -0400

Number 12,026 - better known as Marcial Artigas, 33, from Holguin, Cuba - waited nervously at a migration office at the U.S.-Mexico border as a Mexican official called out numbers from a long list of ....
Nazanin Zaghari-Radcliffe transferred to hospital psychiatric  ward in Iran, says husband

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:01:00 -0400

A British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran has been transferred to a hospital psychiatric ward, her husband said. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 40, was arrested at Tehran's Imam Khomeini airport while tr....
Trump administration blasts WTO ruling on China

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:34:43 -0400

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Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:00:00 -0400

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Trump Says ‘Many People’ Are Racist Like Him… and He’s Right

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:40:23 -0400

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Photo Getty“If you’re not happy, you can leave.”Those are the words of an American president, spoken from the steps of the White House this morning. Even for some....
ICE raids: Top immigration official admits he ‘does not know details’ of controversial arrests

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:46:09 -0400

The acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services has said he does not have details about the ICE raids targeting undocumented immigrants, even though he has spoken about the operation in....
What first-hand government reports say about conditions at migrant detention centers

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:38:12 -0400

USA TODAY assembled accounts from government officials as well as pediatricians who have toured border facilities. Here's what they said.....
Odd Man Out: How the Independent Justin Amash Could Shake Up the 2020 Presidential Election

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:24:00 -0400

Washington circles are abuzz with the suggestion that Justin Amash, the ex-Republican congressman from Michigan, may mount a third-party presidential campaign in 2020. In the few days since leaving th....
An Air Force officer reported his wife missing. Now he's charged with her murder

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:18:09 -0400

Air Force Major Andre McDonald, based out of San Antonio, was arrested after officials found the body of his wife Andreen on Thursday.....
June was the warmest June ever recorded, but there's a bigger problem

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:00:00 -0400

In 139 years of record-keeping, this June was the warmest June ever recorded. But June 2019 also revealed a deeper warming reality. The first half of 2019, January through June, finished up as the sec....
Fed's Powell doubles down on rate cut signal

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:16:24 -0400

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell added more weight to expectations the central bank will cut interest rates later this month, stressing Tuesday that the US inflation outlook is near historic lows. ....
Hong Kong protests expand to oppose China, with no end near

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 20:30:23 -0400

Colin Wong has come to know the sting of pepper spray well. After more than a month of demonstrations in Hong Kong's sweltering heat, memories of the burning sensation are a constant reminder of what....
The world's 5th-largest airline blames the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max as it says it expects to carry fewer passengers and may even close some of its airport bases

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 05:49:16 -0400

Ryanair's CEO said the company was confident in the Boeing 737 Max but it would be "prudent" to think the plane might not return until December.....
U.S., Iran send conflicting signals on their disputes

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:11:17 -0400

Tensions have risen since U.S. President Donald Trump last year abandoned the major powers' nuclear deal with Iran under which Tehran agreed to curtail its nuclear program in return for the lifting of....
Babysitter charged with homicide over death of two-year-old at unlicensed day care

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:14:00 -0400

A man has been charged with homicide after a toddler died at an unlicensed day care in Wisconsin.Hunter Jones was charged earlier this month with first-degree reckless homicide in the death of 2-year-....
India Says Russia's Missiles Don't Work (And Wants to Buy Israeli Ones Instead)

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00 -0400

India is now looking to Israel, from whom it has purchased numerous weapons, such as the Heron drone and the Derby, a radar-guided, beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile with a range of 50 kilometers....
Man who stashed 1,000 guns in Bel-Air mansion charged with 64 felony counts

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:40:10 -0400

A California man faces 64 felony counts after authorities say they found more than 1,000 guns at his home in the Bel-Air section of Los Angeles.....
Boxy and Beautiful: 2004 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:45:36 -0400

Tear up the urban jungle in this high-powered SUV!The Mercedes-Benz G-Class was born from a rugged, off-road military truck, but today's versions of this legendary SUV are more likely to terrify u....
Russia bars opposition candidates from Moscow city ballot

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:54:46 -0400

Russian officials on Tuesday refused to register nearly 30 candidates for elections to Moscow's local parliament, including prominent critics of President Vladimir Putin despite protests over the move....
Geraldo Rivera on Trump's controversial tweets: It pains me to watch Trump take the low road

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 19:32:01 -0400

Trump embroiled in feud with progressive Democrats following tweet about congresswomen of color; reaction from Fox News correspondent-at-large Geraldo Rivera and Fox News contributor David Webb.....