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Cruz and O'Rourke face off in testy Texas Senate debate

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:38:24 -0400

The fireworks began almost immediately onstage when the candidates met for the first debate in Texas’s Senate race.....
Joe Biden: Christine Blasey Ford 'Shouldn't Have To Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:40:07 -0400

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday defended his handling of Anita....
Yale Students To Prof Who Denies Coaching Kavanaugh Clerks: You're Lying

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 19:24:12 -0400

Yale Law School professor Amy Chua strongly denied that she told students that....
DOJ Convinces Trump To Back Off Declassifying Secret Russia Probe Documents, For Now

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:45:57 -0400

WASHINGTON ― The Justice Department has succeeded, for the moment, in....
Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:27:06 -0400

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after body was pulled from a capsized ferry that Tanzanian authorities said was badly overcrowded and upended in the final stret....
New details: Man accused of trying to steal plane

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:11:36 -0400

Authorities say a man who is being accused of attempting to steal an American Airlines jet had a commercial pilots license and was in the U.S. with a Canadian passport.....
Brexit is a prickly affair, says EU's Juncker

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:04:42 -0400

Relations between the EU and Britain have always been a bit prickly, but EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday that the Brexit negotiations are beginning to resemble the courtship of two....
Duke shuts natgas plant due to Florence floods, coal ash leak feared

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:28:14 -0400

(Reuters) - Duke Energy Corp said it shut down a North Carolina natural gas plant due to flooding as the deluge of water continued in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed more than 4....
'We Do Not Support This Conduct.' PayPal Joins the Growing Number of Sites to Ban InfoWars

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:17:31 -0400

'We do not support this conduct'....
China summons US ambassador over military sanctions

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:52:33 -0400

China summoned the US ambassador on Saturday to lodge an official protest over sanctions imposed by the United States against a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian fighter jets and missil....
Yes, Yandy Really Made A 'Sexy' 'Handmaid's Tale' Halloween Costume

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:04:12 -0400

Welp: If you ever wanted to know what a "sexy" "Handmaid's Tale" costume looks....
Photos of the week: 9/14 - 9/21

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:00:00 -0400

Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm this week, but still caused....
Rape Survivors Share Why They Stayed Quiet In Powerful #WhyIDidntReport Tweets

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:26:00 -0400

President Donald Trump wonders why survivors of sexual assault don't....
Survivor found two days after Tanzania shipwreck after shutting himself in ferry engine room

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 12:45:44 -0400

An engineer who had  shut himself into the engine room of a shipwrecked ferry was found alive yesterday, two days after it capsized in Tanzania.  Bodies continued to float to the surface around the ve....
3D-Printed Gun Creator Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan After Sexual Assault Charge

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:05:51 -0400

Cody Wilson ― 3D-printed gun creator, neo-Nazi funder and sexual assault....
The Latest: Hawaii national parks reopens after lava shut it

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 15:08:04 -0400

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the reopening of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park after an eruption that caused widespread damage to infrastructure (all times local):....
Syrian FSA rebels to cooperate with Turkey in Idlib, wary of Russia

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 18:49:39 -0400

Turkey-allied Syrian rebels said on Saturday they would cooperate with Turkish diplomatic efforts that have halted a Russian-backed government offensive in Idlib, but they will not surrender their wea....
'Hotep' — community action in East New York

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:42:18 -0400

East New York, a residential neighborhood in the eastern section of Brooklyn, has battled poverty since the 1950s. In April 2018, I began documenting grassroots community action in response to the so....
Fear and fanfare as Hong Kong launches China rail link

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 22:38:17 -0400

A new high-speed rail link between Hong Kong and mainland China launched Sunday, a multi-billion-dollar project that critics say gives away part of the city's territory to an increasingly assertive Be....
The Tesla Model 3 follows its predecessors and gets a NHTSA perfect safety rating

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:08:13 -0400

The NHTSA (US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) tested the safety of the Tesla Model 3 sedan and, just like the Model S and Model X, the car has received perfect 5-star ratings in every ....
GOP Aide In Kavanaugh Confirmation Resigns As Sexual Harassment Claim Surfaces

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 12:55:02 -0400

Garrett Ventry, a communications adviser to the Senate Judiciary Committee,....
The 64 Most Delish Mexican Recipes

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:47:00 -0400

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Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen giving 'critical information' to Russia investigation

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:45:00 -0400

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer, has said he is providing “critical information” as part of the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential electio....
Wendy Martinez: Police Believe Stabbing May Have Been Racially Motivated

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:53:20 -0400

A suspect has already been arrested in connection with the murder.....
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 19:37:15 -0400

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Gray muck is flowing into the Cape Fear River from the site of a dam breach at a Wilmington power plant where an old coal ash dump had been covered over by Florence's flood....
Teacher suspended after being reported for kissing a student in classroom: Part 2

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:16:18 -0400

Elizabeth Thomas says she was teased by students and teachers after Tad Cummins was suspended from her school.....
Brazil court orders Twitter to hand over user data related to Bolsonaro attack

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:22:05 -0400

A judge on Brazil's top electoral court on Friday ordered Twitter to hand over data of 16 users who celebrated via tweets the near-fatal assassination attempt two weeks ago of far-right, poll-leading ....
Timeline of recent attacks in Iran by militant groups

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:08:11 -0400

The Islamic State group claimed a deadly gun assault against a military parade in the city of Ahvaz in southwestern Iran on Saturday, its second major attack in the Islamic Republic in 15 months. Com....
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Supercharged / SVR

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:10:00 -0400

Today, however, there's a veritable smorgasbord of hot SUVs aimed at wealthy driving enthusiasts with a kid or three. The Range Rover Sport Supercharged brings an intriguing combination of luxury and....
Christine Blasey Ford's Attorneys Lay Out Conditions For Senate Hearing

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:42:08 -0400

Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford, the professor accusing Supreme Court....
Time Out releases picks for top 50 coolest neighborhoods in the world

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:23:54 -0400

For an authentic taste of Paris life, bypass the Champs-Elysées and head over to the colorful Kurdish and Indian community of Strasbourg-Saint-Denis. While in Seoul, gloss over Gangnam and instead ad....
Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Reports

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:18 -0400

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year that he covertly....
Maryland Rite Aid Shooter Came Into Work in a 'Bad Mood,' Co-Worker Says

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:52:42 -0400

Snochia Moseley was working at the time she opened fire.....
Floodwaters continue to rise on portions of Carolina rivers even a full week after Florence's arrival

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:44:35 -0400

While crests will continue to work downstream along the major rivers in the eastern part of the Carolinas into next week, some unprotected areas may stay flooded until the end of September or early Oc....
Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:18:42 -0400

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese spacecraft released two small rovers on an asteroid on Friday in a mission that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system.....
Over 54,000 still without power in Carolinas after Florence

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:34:13 -0400

Flooding across the Carolinas was expected to worsen over the next couple of days, forecasters said. Duke Energy Corp , the biggest utility in the Carolinas with over 4 million customers, said it had....
Israel says retains Syria freedom of action despite downed Russia plane

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:41:37 -0400

Israel's coordination with Russia on its attacks in Syria remains unchanged despite the deadly downing of a Russian plane and the Jewish state retains its right to decide on military actions, an Israe....
Queens stabbing: Three infants among five people stabbed at 'illegal' New York day care centre

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:01:00 -0400

At least five people, three of them infants, have been stabbed at an in-home daycare centre in New York City, according to police. The stabbings occurred just before 4am in the Flushing neighbourhood....
Joe Biden Says Christine Blasey Ford 'Should Not Have to Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:05:10 -0400

"She deserves to be treated with dignity"....
Interior and Passenger Space

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:10:00 -0400

The Range Rover Sport Supercharged has an attractive, well-equipped cabin, but the interior fittings don't feel any more special than those found in the V-6–powered Range Rover Sports. What is new, h....
Officials: 4 killed, including suspect, at Maryland Rite Aid facility

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:40:38 -0400

The 26-year-old female suspect was identified by police as Snochia Moseley.....
Mueller Probe's Fate Hinges On Rod Rosenstein Convincing Trump He Was Just Joking

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:21:54 -0400

The fate of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation could....
N.C. hog farmers caught in conundrum: US loves pork, but not Big Pork

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:41:29 -0400

In Mr. Carter’s view, the fact that only 23 lagoons became inundated and 31 have overtopped is a sign of farm ingenuity in a state with 3,300 such lagoons across more than 2,000 farms. “We need an at....
Guatemalan gets 16 years in crash that killed Colts player

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:59:01 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. was sentenced Friday to the maximum of 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Ed....
Commerce Secretary Ross can be deposed in lawsuit over census: judge

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:31:20 -0400

U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman in Manhattan ruled that Ross, who oversees the census, must submit to a four-hour deposition because his "intent and credibility are directly at issue" in the litigati....
Italy's fashion industry says tackling low pay problem

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:02:01 -0400

Italy's fashion industry responded Friday to accusations of widespread underpaid and undeclared subcontracted work in a New York Times article, saying that the problem is limited and already being dea....
Chilean archbishop seeks dismissal of sex abuse cover-up charges

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:10:53 -0400

(Reuters) - Attorneys for Chile's most senior cleric said on Friday they will ask a judge to drop charges he covered up sexual abuse amid a scandal that has rocked the Chilean Roman Catholic Church an....
Activists protest Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to Supreme Court

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:31:35 -0400

More than 50 protesters opposing the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court were arrested on Capitol Hill on Thursday.....
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-class Sedan Is a Worthy Luxury Entry Point

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:20:00 -0400

One of the first things we were told during the briefing for the new Mercedes-Benz A-class sedan is that there are four ways to interact with it. Well of course there are, we thought, mentally tickin....
It's Officially the First Day of Fall. Here Are 4 Things You Should Know About Autumn

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 06:00:25 -0400

Including what kind of weather to expect....