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Trump Campaign Uses Shutdown To Accuse Democrats Of Being Complicit In Murder

Trump Campaign Uses Shutdown To Accuse Democrats Of Being Complicit In Murder

WASHINGTON ― It only took a government shutdown for President Donald Trump to return to his original campaign message: Undocumented immigrants are dangerous and out to get Americans. Trump’s campaign released an ad on Saturday that pinned murders committed by undocumented immigrants directly on...

Pope Francis Compares Gossiping Nuns To Terrorists

Pope Francis Compares Gossiping Nuns To Terrorists

Pope Francis compared gossiping nuns to terrorists during his latest South American tour stop in Lima on Sunday.

Philippine volcano rains ash, violent eruption feared

Philippine volcano rains ash, violent eruption feared

A giant mushroom-shaped cloud shot up from the Philippines' most active volcano on Monday, turning day into night as it rained ash on communities where tens of thousands have fled after warnings of an impending eruption. "Hazardous eruption imminent," the state volcanology agency...

Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in Maine

Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Leaders in a Maine town said Sunday they will meet with their town manager, who has come under fire for espousing white separatist views.

Tourists in Jamaica Warned Not to Leave Resorts Due to Violent Crime

Tourists in Jamaica Warned Not to Leave Resorts Due to Violent Crime

There's been a string of violent crimes in Montego Bay

Paul Ryan Declines To Say If He'll Run For Another Term In Congress

Paul Ryan Declines To Say If He'll Run For Another Term In Congress

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Sunday he wasn’t planning on leaving Congress any time soon, but he also didn’t disclose whether he will serve another term in the House of Representatives.

Private Investigators Say Several People Murdered Canadian Billionaire Couple Barry and Honey Sherman

Private Investigators Say Several People Murdered Canadian Billionaire Couple Barry and Honey Sherman

The suggestion contradicts earlier theories that their deaths were a result of a murder-suicide

Serial Stowaway Charged Following Latest Arrest at O`Hare Airport

Serial Stowaway Charged Following Latest Arrest at O`Hare Airport

A 66-year-old woman, who has been arrested several times for sneaking onto planes without a ticket and even a passport, is back at it again. This time she made it from Chicago to London before she was caught.

Kabul hotel attack: 19 dead, including 14 foreigners, in overnight Taliban siege

Kabul hotel attack: 19 dead, including 14 foreigners, in overnight Taliban siege

At least 19 people were killed during a 13 hour siege after Taliban gunmen in army uniforms stormed a luxury Kabul hotel popular with Afghan officials and foreigners. Eyewitnesses described how the gunmen deliberately targeted foreigners as they rampaged through the six-floor Intercontinental...

Sen. Tom Cotton: ‘I was not offended’ by Trump's 'cursing' at meeting

Sen. Tom Cotton: ‘I was not offended’ by Trump's 'cursing' at meeting

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said that President Trump’s language during a closed-door meeting 10 days ago did not offend him, and that Trump’s actual words have been grossly misrepresented. The Arkansas Republican offered this defense of the commander in chief while discussing immigration reform on...

Anti-Abortion Harassment Goes Way Beyond Picketing Clinics

Anti-Abortion Harassment Goes Way Beyond Picketing Clinics

“Can I pray for you?” a woman asked after I shared my abortion story at the Women’s March Convention in Detroit last year.

This Is What The Future Of Legal Weed Looks Like

This Is What The Future Of Legal Weed Looks Like

The green revolution is here ― and it’s mostly black, brown and female.

Manifestaciones masivas en la segunda Marcha de las Mujeres

Manifestaciones masivas en la segunda Marcha de las Mujeres

Miles de personas participan en la “Marcha de las mujeres, en Washington, EEUU. EFE

With 25,339 murders in 2017, Mexico suffers record homicide tally

With 25,339 murders in 2017, Mexico suffers record homicide tally

There were more than 25,000 murders across drug-ravaged Mexico in 2017, the highest annual tally since modern records began, government data showed. Investigators opened 25,339 murder probes last year, up nearly 25 percent from the 2016 tally, interior ministry data released on Saturday showed....

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Push For Deal To End Government Shutdown

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Push For Deal To End Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON ― A bipartisan group of centrist senators met Sunday to work out a potential compromise that would fund the government until Feb. 8, contingent on a promise to hold a vote on an immigration bill before then.

Saudi Arabia calls for extending non-OPEC cooperation

Saudi Arabia calls for extending non-OPEC cooperation

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khaled al-Faleh on Sunday called for extending cooperation between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers beyond 2018 after a deal to shore up crude prices. This is the first time OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia explicitly calls for extending a 2016 deal between oil...

California Highway Damaged by Mudslides Reopens

California Highway Damaged by Mudslides Reopens

The nearly two-week closure caused traffic headaches across the region

The Latest: Christians, Yazidis fear Turkish attack in Syria

The Latest: Christians, Yazidis fear Turkish attack in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in Syria and Turkey's offensive on the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin (all times local):

The women who marched in 2018

The women who marched in 2018

One year into President Trump's administration, another Women's March. Here are scenes from the New York City event.

House Ethics Committee Drops Republican Over Taxpayer-Funded Harassment Settlement

House Ethics Committee Drops Republican Over Taxpayer-Funded Harassment Settlement

A Republican tasked with fighting against sexual harassment in Congress secretly settled a misconduct complaint filed against him by a former aide, The New York Times first reported Saturday.

Turpin family: Police may bring in dogs to search for bodies in house where children 'tortured' by parents, reports say

Turpin family: Police may bring in dogs to search for bodies in house where children 'tortured' by parents, reports say

Detectives investigating the case of the 13 siblings found locked up in a house in California, may "send cadaver dogs" to see if there was anyone else in the house who may have died, reports have suggested. Crime Watch Daily, a syndicated news show broadcast in multiple states across...

New Zealand Just Became The 11th Country To Send A Rocket Into Orbit

New Zealand Just Became The 11th Country To Send A Rocket Into Orbit

New Zealand successfully launched a rocket into orbit on Sunday, becoming the 11th country to achieve the feat.

China says U.S. warship violated its South China Sea sovereignty

China says U.S. warship violated its South China Sea sovereignty

A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near a disputed shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea this week, U.S. officials said on Saturday, and Beijing vowed to take "necessary measures" to protect its sovereignty. China's foreign ministry said USS Hopper missile destroyer came within 12...

Taliban lays claim to deadly attack on Kabul hotel

Taliban lays claim to deadly attack on Kabul hotel

Taliban militants who killed at least 22 people at a luxury Kabul hotel went from room to room searching for foreigners, survivors and a security source said Monday as more details of the victims emerged. Insurgents armed with Kalashnikovs and suicide vests attacked the landmark Intercontinental...

UK's Johnson slaps business lobby for EU customs call

UK's Johnson slaps business lobby for EU customs call

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson pushed back Sunday at calls from Britain's biggest business lobby group for the country to stay in the European customs union after Brexit. The Confederation of British Industry has said remaining in the customs union after the UK leaves the EU would be a...

Charles Manson Follower Leslie Van Houten Is Denied Parole

Charles Manson Follower Leslie Van Houten Is Denied Parole

Leslie Van Houten is serving a life sentence

Heavy casualties after overnight battle at Kabul hotel

Heavy casualties after overnight battle at Kabul hotel

Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although the final toll of dead and wounded may still be higher. Grace Lee reports.

The White House Says This Photo Shows Trump Working. People Aren’t Buying It.

The White House Says This Photo Shows Trump Working. People Aren’t Buying It.

President Donald Trump wanted to show the nation that he was hard at work this weekend after the government shut down over failed budget negotiations.

Signs of government shutdown spotty but symbolic

Signs of government shutdown spotty but symbolic

WASHINGTON (AP) — Symbols of American promise became emblems of American dysfunction on Saturday when a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration forced scores of federal government agencies and outposts to close their doors.

Turpin family home was 'littered with faeces and dead cats and dogs'

Turpin family home was 'littered with faeces and dead cats and dogs'

Former Texan neighbours of David and Louise Turpin, the American couple whose 13 children were discovered chained and malnourished last week, have described a previous home littered with faeces, dead animals and a makeshift classroom. Ricky Vinyard, a tree feller from Rio Vista also told how one...

Alison Brie Talks Allegations Against Brother-In-Law James Franco At SAG Awards

Alison Brie Talks Allegations Against Brother-In-Law James Franco At SAG Awards

Alison Brie addressed the sexual misconduct allegations waged against her brother-in-law James Franco during a red carpet interview at the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards, saying that anyone who “feels victimized should and does have the right to speak out and come forward.”

German SPD backs coalition talks, leader vows tough approach

German SPD backs coalition talks, leader vows tough approach

By Paul Carrel and Holger Hansen BONN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Sunday to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, moving Europe's economic powerhouse closer to a stable government after months of political deadlock....

Paul Ryan Collected $500,000 In Koch Contributions Days After House Passed Tax Law

Paul Ryan Collected $500,000 In Koch Contributions Days After House Passed Tax Law

Just days after the House passed its version of the federal tax law slashing corporate tax rates, House Speaker Paul Ryan collected nearly $500,000 in campaign contributions from billionaire energy mogul Charles Koch and his wife, according to a recent campaign donor report.

'Snow Tornado' Blows Through Picturesque Alpine Village

'Snow Tornado' Blows Through Picturesque Alpine Village

Residents of the snow-covered Austrian village of Stall witnessed what's called a 'gustnado.'

Syria's Assad slams Turkey offensive as 'support for terrorism'

Syria's Assad slams Turkey offensive as 'support for terrorism'

President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday condemned Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militia in the northern Syrian region of Afrin, saying it was part of Ankara's support for extremist groups. Turkey and allied Syrian rebels entered the Afrin region on Sunday, a day after launching their...

Cable News Chyrons Tell The Bizarre Story Of Trump's First Year In Office

Cable News Chyrons Tell The Bizarre Story Of Trump's First Year In Office

Donald Trump has officially completed one full year as president, and holy moly what a year it’s been.

Brash ex-Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke faces civil trial

Brash ex-Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke faces civil trial

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke's run-in with a 25-year-old man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight last year is headed to trial.

In New York, tourists left high and dry as Statue of Liberty shuts down

In New York, tourists left high and dry as Statue of Liberty shuts down

By Chris Francescani and Ian Simpson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tourists who came to Battery Park in lower Manhattan hoping to catch a ferry to the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor got an unpleasant surprise on Saturday, learning the must-see destination was closed because of the U.S....

Ed Sheeran Is Engaged To Childhood Friend Cherry Seaborn

Ed Sheeran Is Engaged To Childhood Friend Cherry Seaborn

Ed Sheeran announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn on Saturday in an Instagram post that was pretty darn adorable.

The Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship Will Soon Be Armed with Hellfire Missiles

The Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship Will Soon Be Armed with Hellfire Missiles

The Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship will be armed and operational with deck-launched HELLFIRE missiles by 2020, a key step in a sweeping strategic move to expand the attack envelope across the entire fleet of surface ships, senior service officials said. Current HELLFIRE LCS testing and development,...

With just 3 students, small-town high school closing down

With just 3 students, small-town high school closing down

ROCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — With just three students left attending high school here, junior Kimberly Taylor moves from one empty classroom to the next, taking mostly online classes or studying alone.

Young Mother Becomes 4th Member of Montecito Family Found Dead in Mudslides

Young Mother Becomes 4th Member of Montecito Family Found Dead in Mudslides

The discovery of 28-year-old Faviola Benitez Calderon puts the death toll at 21, with two still missing.

The 12th graders taking a stand against Israel’s army

The 12th graders taking a stand against Israel’s army

Israel’s defense force has long been a mandatory conscription army. Now, teenagers are beginning to resist the social order and stand up to the status quo.

Terrified children, empty streets in Syria's Afrin as Turkey attacks

Terrified children, empty streets in Syria's Afrin as Turkey attacks

As soon as Turkish warplanes began bombing raids over Afrin on Saturday, terrified residents of the Syrian Kurdish enclave dashed to take cover in the cellars of their homes. "My four-year-old son is terrified every time he hears the sound of an airplane," said Nisrin, a housewife in...

Overheated 'Doc' Gushes About Trump's Rockin' Bod On 'Saturday Night Live'

Overheated 'Doc' Gushes About Trump's Rockin' Bod On 'Saturday Night Live'

Beck Bennett popped up on “Saturday Night Live” to play a libidinous version of White House doctor Ronny Jackson to take another crack at convincing us how “not fat the president is.”

Lawyers: Firing squad must be option for condemned killer

Lawyers: Firing squad must be option for condemned killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys for a condemned killer whose execution was stopped last year after 25 minutes of unsuccessful needle sticks are once again recommending the firing squad as an alternative.

China's top paper says U.S. forcing China to accelerate South China Sea deployments

China's top paper says U.S. forcing China to accelerate South China Sea deployments

China's top newspaper, decrying Washington as a trouble-maker, said on Monday U.S. moves in the South China Sea like last week's freedom of navigation operation will only cause China to strengthen its deployments in the disputed waterway. China's foreign ministry said the USS...

Scarlett Johansson Slams James Franco For Support Of Time's Up At Women's March

Scarlett Johansson Slams James Franco For Support Of Time's Up At Women's March

Scarlett Johansson didn’t mince words in her scathing critique of James Franco, who has shown public support for the Time’s Up movement while being accused of sexual misconduct.

The Chinese Are on the Verge of Dominating a New Domain: Near Space

The Chinese Are on the Verge of Dominating a New Domain: Near Space

In November 2017, the Chinese conducted two flight tests of an operational prototype of a missile known as the DF-17. The successful tests marked the end of a concerted — and successful — Chinese effort to exploit and dominate a new operating domain: near space. The genesis of the Chinese effort...

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