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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders is on a White House tightrope

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    Sanders’ meteoric rise within the Trump administration has, paradoxically, put her in one of the most precarious positions in a wildly unstable White House.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 05:20:38 -0400
  • A Look at the Texas Border Town at Center of Nation’s Debate

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    Of the 3,800 residents of El Cenizo, about 20 percent are undocumented. The town made national headlines this month when its mayor filed a lawsuit against the state to block a new law that bans so-called “sanctuary cities.”

    Sun, 21 May 2017 11:38:08 -0400
  • The Latest: Plane clips truck at LA airport, 8 injured

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    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a collision between a plane and airport utility truck in Los Angeles (all times local):

    Sat, 20 May 2017 22:53:10 -0400
  • 'Nothing to Fear': Extended Interview With Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

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    In a sit-down interview with NBC's Gabe Gutierrez, the governor defended SB4, a bill that would allow law enforcement officials to ask about a detainee’s immigration status.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 10:31:00 -0400
  • Rep. Jason Chaffetz says Oversight committee is 'certainly pursuing' Comey documents

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    House Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, discuss the latest in the Russia investigation following the announcement of a new special counsel.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 09:40:13 -0400
  • Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

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    Police rescued the Russian, identified as Aleksei Makeev, after the crowd stormed his apartment on Friday night, said Guillermo Brahms, secretary general of Benito Juarez municipality, which encompasses Cancun. The Russian embassy had no immediate comment.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 20:51:06 -0400
  • US Reporters Not Invited To Tillerson's Press Briefing In Saudi Arabia

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    The secretary of state held the press briefing with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, but American reporters were kept uninformed.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 03:16:52 -0400
  • Babysitter Charged After Children, 9 and 6 Years Old, Take Her Car And Crash It

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    They also found drugs in the car.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 16:09:00 -0400
  • Cathay Pacific to sack 600 staff in major shakeup

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    Hong Kong's flagship airline Cathay Pacific said Monday it would cut 600 staff including a quarter of its management, as part of its biggest shakeup in two decades to repair its bottom line. In March the company posted its first annual net loss in eight years, citing intense competition as lower cost airlines, particularly from mainland China, eat into its market share. It pledged at the time to slash costs by 30 percent after its $74 million net loss in 2016 reversed a $773 million profit in the previous year.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 04:56:12 -0400
  • Breathtaking photography series showcases beauty of night sky in areas with no light pollution

    Two photographers have made a set of images exploring the magnificent night skies still found in North American and the grave threat of light pollution.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:26:46 -0400
  • Turkey Angry at U.S. For Stopping Erdogan’s Goons From Beating Up D.C. Protesters

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    In the latest chapter of a new diplomatic rift between Washington and Ankara.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 11:13:18 -0400
  • Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help

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    NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage Michigan tourist and injuring 22 others, said he had been trying to get psychiatric help.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 20:59:41 -0400
  • Seth Rich Conspiracy Theories Re-Emerge

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    Kim Dotcom Friday claimed late Democratic National Committee (DNC) staffer was Wikileaks source who aided in leaking DNC emails ahead of 2016 Democratic National Convention.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 05:18:25 -0400
  • China has 'killed or imprisoned at least a dozen US spies in two years'

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    American officials, current and former FBI officials told The New York Times that one operative was allegedly shot and killed in front of his colleagues as a warning against spying. US officials described the losses as “one of the worst” intelligence breaches in decades, comparing it to the number of assets lost in the Soviet Union in the 1980s and 90s, when two prominent US assets worked as double agents for the Soviets. In 2010, American intelligence-gathering in China was said to be the best it had been in years.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 11:36:00 -0400
  • FBI investigating whether university stabbing was hate crime

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    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The FBI is investigating whether the stabbing of a visiting black student by a white student at the University of Maryland was a hate crime, officials said Sunday.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 22:15:00 -0400
  • UAE minister sees chance for Iran to reset 'troubled' ties with neighbors

    A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Sunday the re-election of moderate Iranian President Hassan Rouhani could be a chance for Tehran to reset "its troubled relations" with its neighbors. Relations between Gulf Arab states, including the UAE, have been strained over fears that Tehran was interfering in their affairs, including in Syria and Yemen, fomenting unrest and sectarian tensions. Tehran denies these allegations.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 15:44:07 -0400
  • Woman Charged For Scaring Horses While Dressed in A Dinosaur Costume

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    The horses were not injured.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 16:16:00 -0400
  • Lockheed Martin, Raytheon And The Future Of Arms Deals In The Middle East

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    The United Arab Emirates is making a $2 billion investment to upgrade its arsenal.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:03 -0400
  • Shelby unveils Super Snake F-150 Pickup with $96,880 price tag

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    After all, Shelby is wholly synonymous with the legendary Mustang. Not only has the F-Series been America's favorite truck range for four decades now, the full-size, light-duty F-150 is the biggest-selling vehicle in the United States.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 08:35:31 -0400
  • Embattled Trump starts foreign tour with Saudi arms deal

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    Washington announced a huge arms deal with Saudi Arabia and took aim at Iran on Saturday as President Donald Trump began a foreign tour looking to leave domestic troubles behind. The $110 billion deal for Saudi purchases of US defence equipment and services came at the start of an eight-day trip that will also take Trump to Jerusalem, the Vatican and meetings with leaders in Europe. Trump hailed a series of business deals reached during meetings in Riyadh, with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir saying they were worth more than $380 billion.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 15:29:49 -0400
  • 'Alt-right' leader loses gym membership after confrontation

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    A leading figure in the "alt-right" movement had his gym membership revoked after a Georgetown University professor confronted him during a workout and called him a neo-Nazi.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:16:50 -0400
  • American Doctor, 50, Dies While Trying to Climb Mount Everest

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    Two years ago, Dr. Roland Yearwood from Alabama, survived an avalanche while climbing Everest.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 08:59:00 -0400
  • Two Killed In Kabul Including One German Woman And A Finnish Woman Kidnapped

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    Afghanistan has witnessed kidnappings of several foreigners in recent years and the latest victim is a Finnish woman who was abducted late Saturday.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 05:25:03 -0400
  • McMaster hints at break from Trump campaign rhetoric on 'radical Islamic terrorism'

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    George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with White House National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 17:16:48 -0400
  • Member of online hate group accused of knifing young black soldier to death on campus

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    The “totally unprovoked” murder of a young black soldier was committed by a white man who was a member of a “despicable” Facebook group, police have said. Richard W Collins III, a newly commissioned Army officer, was allegedly stabbed to death by Sean Christopher Urbanski. Mr Collins, 23, was black and a student at Bowie State University in Maryland, due to graduate tomorrow.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 04:10:00 -0400
  • Venezuela anti-government unrest marks 50th day with huge marches

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    By Deisy Buitrago and Anggy Polanco CARACAS/SAN CRISTOBAL, Venezuela (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets on Saturday to mark 50 days of protests against the unpopular government of President Nicolas Maduro, with unrest gaining momentum despite a rising death toll and chaotic scenes of nighttime looting. At least 46 people have been killed in the worst turmoil faced by Maduro since he won the presidency in 2013. Venezuelans from civilians to police have been killed, sometimes during increasingly frequent spates of looting or street melees.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 17:43:00 -0400
  • China warns Taiwan of continued lockout from WHO assembly

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    GENEVA (AP) — China's health minister has all but slammed the door on any more participation for Taiwan at the World Health Organization's annual assembly until the island's government accepts the "One China" principle.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 16:03:34 -0400
  • First US customer gets keys to Lamborghini Centenario

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    On a sliding scale, collecting a new minivan is probably towards the lower end of excitement levels, while something like a new luxury SUV is probably a lot higher up the scale. The manufacturer has promised all the Centenario's other US buyers will get their cars before the end of this year. The Lamborghini Centenario is a special model produced by the legendary Italian supercar builder to celebrate the 100th birthday of its founder, Ferruccio Lamborghini.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 06:11:55 -0400
  • Iran's Rouhani draws fire from US after election win

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    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani was still celebrating his resounding re-election victory on Saturday when he came under pressure from the country's long-standing foe the United States. Rouhani, a 68-year-old moderate cleric who spearheaded a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, said Iranians had chosen the "path of engagement" and rejected extremism after he took 57 percent of the vote against 38 percent for hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi. "The Iranian people want to live in peace and friendship with the rest of the world, but will not accept any threat or humiliation," Rouhani said on state television.

    Sat, 20 May 2017 17:41:06 -0400
  • Ford names James Hackett CEO to shake up operations

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    By David Shepardson and Joseph White WASHINGTON/DEARBORN, Mich. (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Monday named James Hackett as chief executive officer, responding to investors' unease about the U.S. automaker's stock price and ability to withstand threats from longtime industry rivals and Silicon Valley. Hackett, 62, who overhauled furniture maker Steelcase Inc and then turned around the ailing University of Michigan football program, for the past year has led the Ford unit developing self-driving cars and related services. As part of a broader shake-up, he replaces Mark Fields, 56, who spent less than three years as CEO.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:19:27 -0400
  • Terrifying Video Shows Sea Lion Dragging Young Girl Into Water

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    Her quick-thinking grandfather jumped into the water and got her out, bringing her back to safety.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 12:29:00 -0400
  • President Mike Pence? Dems should be 'careful what they wish for', experts say

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    ‘Mike Pence actually walks the walk’ when it comes to social conservatism, says an analyst. Visitors to officialmikepence.com discover an elaborate spoof website for “Mike Pence: the 46th president of the United States”. If yes, click here.” (It links to hell.com.) A campaign logo refers to Pence and his running mate Christ with crosses and stars.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 07:00:03 -0400
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus: The final performance

    With laughter, hugs and tears — and the requisite death-defying stunts — the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus received its final standing ovation Sunday night as it performed its last show. “We are, forevermore, the Greatest Show on Earth,” boomed Johnathan Lee Iverson, who has been the ringmaster since 1999. It was an emotional 2 1/2 hours for those who worked on the circus.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 10:03:43 -0400
  • Parents Arrested After Allegedly Forcing 5-Year-Old To Drink Mouthwash Because He Was Thirsty

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    Their kids were reportedly abused all the time.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 13:02:00 -0400
  • California Democratic party chairman says 'F*** Donald Trump' in speech

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    Outgoing boss John Burton, described by the Los Angeles Times as “a fixture in state Democratic politics for half a century”, grinned as supporters on stage at the party's convention joined him in the gesture. The party's leaders blasted alleged ties to Russia among Mr Trump's associates and presented California as the epicentre of liberal resistance to the President. “The world, literally the world, is counting on all of you, counting on California to reject Trump's deception and destructiveness,” said Lt Gov Gavin Newsom, who is among a crowded field of Democrats running for governor next year.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 08:55:25 -0400
  • Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

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    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Each morning, Joanna Smith's 7-year-old son pulls on a T-shirt and shorts, boasts how fast he can tie his sneakers and heads to school. An honor-roll student who loves science and spelling, he often stays after class to run on the playground with his large group of friends.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:16:40 -0400
  • China, Russia launch long-haul challenge to Boeing, Airbus

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    China and Russia on Monday launched an ambitious project to jointly develop a long-haul jet to challenge Boeing and Airbus, just two weeks after the successful test flight of the first made-in-China large passenger plane. State-run Chinese manufacturer Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) and Russia's United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) said they formally established the previously announced joint venture in Shanghai on Monday.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 05:37:03 -0400
  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mocks Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech

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    Trump isolated Iran during his speech on "Islamic terrorism" in Saudi Arabia and it has not gone down well with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 07:46:54 -0400
  • Motorist who ran amok in Times Square says he tried 'to get help'

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    The U.S. Navy veteran charged with killing a young woman and injuring 20 others by speeding down a crowded Times Square sidewalk in his car said in published remarks on Saturday that he had sought psychiatric care beforehand, to no avail. "I was trying to get help," Richard Rojas, 26, was quoted as telling the New York Post in a tearful jailhouse interview two days after the carnage in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. According to the Post, Rojas said he had recently spoken to a mental health counselor at a local veterans center who promised to call him on Monday.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 02:14:52 -0400
  • Drowned City: Jordan to Search for Ancient Site's Underwater Remains

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    This July, archaeologists in Jordan will begin an underwater search for remains of an early Islamic city. Located at the northern tip of the Red Sea, modern-day Aqaba is Jordan's only port. In the Middle Ages, the city was known as Ayla.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 07:26:00 -0400
  • Police say bomb at Thai hospital wounds more than 20 people

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    BANGKOK (AP) — 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.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 09:16:25 -0400
  • Big game hunter crushed to death by falling elephant that was fatally shot

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    Theunis Botha, a trophy hunter, died Friday in Zimbabwe.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 12:26:59 -0400
  • Pope names five new cardinals, all from outside Italy and the Vatican

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    By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis is to elevate five Roman Catholic prelates from outside Italy and the Vatican to the rank of cardinal, the elite group of churchmen who are his closest advisers and can enter a conclave to choose his successor. The pope, making the surprise announcement during his weekly Sunday address, said the men came from Mali, Spain, Sweden, Laos and El Salvador. The fact that none of the five are Italian and none hold Vatican positions underscores Francis' conviction that the Church is a global institution that should become increasingly less Italian-centric.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 08:51:59 -0400
  • White House lawyers ‘begin research into impeachment procedures’

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    White House lawyers have reportedly started researching impeachment procedures should an attempt be made to oust Donald Trump from the office of the presidency, according to CNN. Two people briefed on the discussions reportedly told the broadcaster lawyers in the White House counsel’s office have in the past week spoken to impeachment experts to discuss the nature of proceedings, were they to go ahead. A White House official denied the report.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 08:02:53 -0400
  • 28 Healthy Sizzling Steak Recipes

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    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:09:35 -0400
  • EU warns France and Spain on deficits, clears Portugal

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    The EU on Monday kept France and Spain on notice for excessive public spending, but absolved bailed-out Portugal after it stayed within the bloc's deficit limit for the first time since 2007. The European Commission, giving its opinions as part of its annual assessment of EU national budgets, also singled out Italy for running a worryingly high public debt. It said Portugal had left the commission's so-called excessive deficit procedure, becoming the first bailed-out nation from the eurozone debt crisis to fall back into the bloc's economic good graces.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 06:19:13 -0400
  • Star’s Mysterious Flickering Sign Of An Alien Megastructure?

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    KIC 8462852, the star observed by American astronomer Tabetha S. Boyajian in 2015 to have a unique light characteristic, has dimmed by a fifth in the last few days.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 02:10:26 -0400
  • Woman Arrested After Allegedly Macing Employees At Fast-Food Chain Over Stale French Fries

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    A manager was also hit in the face.

    Sun, 21 May 2017 10:54:00 -0400
  • Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

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    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — 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.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 13:22:12 -0400
  • Samsung's Stretchable OLED Could Be Game Changer

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    Samsung has been hinting at flexible display technology for years now, and we're finally getting an official look at it this week. According to Korea's Yonhap News, the smartphone giant will unveil the first "stretchable" OLED panel at the SID 2017 conference, which kicks off on May 23 in Los Angeles. Samsung released a teaser photo of its strechable screen, which shows the display bubbling upward like a balloon.

    Mon, 22 May 2017 08:00:02 -0400
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