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Michael Flynn's lawyers request no prison time, defend cooperation with Mueller team

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:17:42 -0500

Flynn's lawyers defend cooperation with Robert Mueller; ask for no prison time....
French police hunt gunman after Christmas market attack

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:42:52 -0500

Hundreds of French anti-terror police are hunting for a fugitive gunman who attacked Christmas shoppers at a market in the eastern city of Strasbourg while shouting "Allahu akbar" (God is greatest), o....
Palestinians offer new details of Israel's botched Gaza raid

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:38:10 -0500

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The small town of Abassan in the Gaza Strip is a tough place to infiltrate — everyone knows everyone else and outsiders passing through quickly attract attention. So when ....
Middle School Student Dumps Trump From His Name After Relentless Bullying

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:58:35 -0500

A middle school student in Delaware has been allowed to change his surname....
Indian girl seeks father's arrest over broken promise to build lavatory

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:15:39 -0500

Millions of Indians do not have access to sanitation and open defecation is a problem, even in developed, industrial states. The girl, E. Hanifa Zaara, didn't want to go out in the open and won a pro....
US military identifies 5 dead in warplanes crash off Japan

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:59:21 -0500

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. military has identified five Marines who were declared dead after their refueling plane collided with a fighter jet last week off Japan's southern coast.....
At least $9bn in insurance claims from California fires

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 20:04:05 -0500

Insurance claims from the recent devastating California wildfires that killed at least 89 people and destroyed 19,000 homes and businesses have reached at least $9 billion, the state's insurance commi....
Ministers Push Theresa May to Test Different Brexits Before Christmas

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:36:48 -0500

Pro-European ministers in Theresa May’s Cabinet are plotting to secure a Brexit they can live with. Once it’s clear that no one’s first option commands enough support, the idea is that May’s deal -- ....
Man quits his job with epic rant over the store's PA

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:58:03 -0500

A disgruntled employee at a Canadian Walmart decided that he wasn’t going to....
Stacey Abrams Says She’ll Run Again After Losing Fierce Battle For Georgia Governor

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:53:56 -0500

Stacey Abrams is not done yet.....
Three Missing People Have Been Found Alive in an Abandoned West Virginia Coal Mine

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:59:05 -0500

Three people missing since last weekend were found alive Wednesday in an underground coal mine in West Virginia, authorities said.....
Trump claims he’s ‘not concerned’ about impeachment because there would be a ‘revolt’

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:01:00 -0500

Donald Trump has insisted he is “not concerned” about the threat of impeachment because “the people would revolt if that happened”. The president, who has been implicated in campaign finance violatio....
At least three dead, 11 wounded in terror attack near famed Christmas market in France

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:25:07 -0500

Three people have been killed and 11 wounded in a suspected terrorist attack near a world-famous Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg.....
Lawmaker arrested for child cruelty says he spanked daughter

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:10:49 -0500

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California lawmaker arrested on suspicion of child cruelty said Wednesday the allegation stemmed from spanking his 7-year-old daughter.....
Turkey says to launch new operation against Syria Kurd militia within days

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:52:44 -0500

Turkey will launch a new operation in Syria within days against a US-backed Kurdish militia that Ankara considers a terrorist group, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday. "We will st....
Pope removes two cardinals hit by sex scandals from group of close advisers

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:29:15 -0500

Pell has taken an indefinite leave of absence from his job as head of the Secretariat for the Economy, one of the most powerful posts in the Vatican, to defend himself from prosecution for historical ....
Correction: California Wildfires-Cleanup story

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:14:11 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story Dec. 11 about California wildfires, The Associated Press reported erroneously that insurance carriers paid $11.8 billion to 2017 Northern California wine country wildfi....
Plot Thickens for Carlos Ghosn: Financial Charges Filed in Japan, But Renault Declares He Did Nothing Wrong in France

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:41:00 -0500

In Japan, the former Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi chief faces as much as 10 years in prison, while Renault keeps him on as chairman and CEO after finding he did not break French finance laws.....
Modi's Terrible 24 Hours Boosts India Opponents Before 2019 Vote

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:34:26 -0500

First came the abrupt resignation on Monday night of Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel, which sent stock, bond and currency markets tumbling when they reopened on Tuesday. Then Modi’s Bharat....
Sanctions Will Harm Only the Iranian Regime, Not the Iranian People

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:41:00 -0500

That is why Washington must maintain them.....
Stephen King mocks Donald Trump over US border wall payment

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:25:00 -0500

Stephen King, an outspoken critic of Donald Trump, has asked a key question regarding the president’s plans for the border wall. After running in 2016 on the platform that Mexico would pay for a prop....
Strasbourg shooting: Terror suspect on the run after killing three and injuring 11 at Christmas market - latest news

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:52:02 -0500

Three killed and 11 injured in shooting at Christmas market Injured terror suspect identified as Cherif C remains on the run  Police raided suspect's home on morning of the attack Attacker armed ....
Love Triangle, Not Alligators, Caused Florida Man's Death, Confessed Killer Testifies

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:52:46 -0500

A Florida man testified this week about fatally shooting his best friend ― who....
Former Baylor fraternity president accused of rape is banned from graduation, University of Texas campus

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 06:32:14 -0500

Jacob Anderson, accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old student, has been banned from University of Texas at Dallas, but will receive a degree.....
Jailed former Venezuela oil minister dies in state custody

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 20:10:06 -0500

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Nelson Martinez, the jailed former head of Venezuela's state-run oil giant PDVSA who was arrested last year as part of anti-corruption purge, died in state custody Wednes....
The Latest: Insurance claims at $9 billion from fires

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:19 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires all times local):....
Introducing the 2019 AD100

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:30:00 -0500

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Turkey to launch operation against U.S.-backed Kurds in Syria 'in a few days'

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:51:32 -0500

Ankara and Washington have long been at odds over Syria, where the United States has backed the YPG Kurdish militia in the fight against Islamic State insurgents. Turkey says the YPG is a terrorist o....
Chinese Arrest and Trump’s Boast Drag Trudeau Into Huawei Feud

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:11:53 -0500

State security officers seized Michael Kovrig, a former Canadian diplomat on leave from the foreign service, in Beijing on Monday, in relation to a national security investigation. The arrest comes n....
Pakistan rejects US rebuke on religious freedoms

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:22:06 -0500

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan on Wednesday condemned a U.S. decision to add it to a list of nations that infringe on religious freedom, calling the move "unilateral and politically motivated."....
UK's May survives, weakened and with an exit date

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:13:43 -0500

By seeing off a revolt by her own MPs, British Prime Minister Theresa May has once again proved her ability to survive a political crisis -- but in the process acknowledged her time in office is limit....
Irish police home in on classic car scam with four arrests

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:20:39 -0500

Four men were arrested during a Garda operation that targeted sellers of classic cars in County Limerick, Ireland – after evidence of deception was uncovered....
Holiday tipping: Here's who you should include and how much you should give them

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:01:08 -0500

How much should you tip your doorman, hairstylist and babysitter this holiday season? Here's a tipping guide.....
This Potential Presidential Candidate Is On A Mission To Restore Tip Jars To Airport Lounges

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:30:03 -0500

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) was hanging out in a United Airlines airport....
Fiance of Missing Colorado Mom is Cooperating with Investigation, Lawyer Says

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:44:06 -0500

Business owners in Woodland Park are posting up missing person posters of Kelsey Berreth as the missing mom`s fiance has hired an attorney.....
Mexican president starts process to scrap education reforms

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:45:28 -0500

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador signed an initiative Wednesday that would cancel the controversial education reforms of his predecessor and announced plans to vastly e....
British PM May survives party confidence vote but Brexit deal still teetering

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:01:33 -0500

While 200 Conservative lawmakers voted in support of May as leader, 117 dissented, indicating opposition not only from several dozen supporters of a hard Brexit but also from many more pragmatic lawma....
Has Anyone Else on Team Trump Lied to Congress?

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:23:10 -0500

“Mr. Cohen’s crimes implicate a far more insidious crime to our democratic institutions especially in view of his subsequent plea to making false statements to Congress,” Pauley noted before giving hi....
Canadian ex-diplomat detained in China, official confirms

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:07:25 -0500

TORONTO (AP) — A former Canadian diplomat has been detained while visiting Beijing amid a dispute between the two counties over Canada's arrest of a Chinese executive at the request of the United ....
The Sources of Iranian Conduct

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:36:00 -0500

Iranian policy remains the same despite the Trump administration's "maximum pressure."....
Texas executes man convicted of 1993 murder

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:43:25 -0500

Alvin Braziel, 43, was pronounced dead at 7:19 p.m. local time, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Asked by the warden if he had any last words before he was put to death, Braziel....
'Pegan' diets and foil pack dinners to trend in 2019: Pinterest

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 05:59:28 -0500

In 2019, families will be baking their own bread and smearing it with batches of homemade jam. Searches for "homemade jam" rose +829 percent: A search for "homemade jam" on Pinterest yields row after....
Our favorite animal bromances of all time

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:55:31 -0500

Our most favorite animal bromances of all time will make you hug your own bestie.....
Know These 6 Federal Tax Changes to Avoid a Surprise in 2019

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:58:28 -0500

"The big change for individuals is with deductions," says Craig Richards, managing director and director of tax services at Fiduciary Trust Company International in New York. Although the standard de....
Every Angle of the 2019 Toyota Prius

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:00:00 -0500

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The Latest: Israeli PM vows to 'settle the score' of attacks

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:05:25 -0500

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local):....
Google CEO Had To Explain To Congress Why Googling 'Idiot' Shows Donald Trump

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:32:45 -0500

Search for the term "idiot" on Google and several photographs of President....
GOP chairman: Vote tally sharing would warrant new election

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:48:40 -0500

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Republican Party chairman said Tuesday that the state should order a new election in an unresolved congressional race if an affidavit alleging some early voti....