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Romney says Bolton revelations make it 'increasingly likely' Senate will call witnesses

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:59:04 -0500

Mitt Romney said he thinks new revelations from former Trump national security adviser John Bolton will increase the number of Republican senators who will vote in favor of calling at least Bolton to ....
Kobe Bryant helicopter video emerges showing ill-fated flight minutes before crash

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:25:17 -0500

A video that appears to show Kobe Bryant’s helicopter circling over California roughly 15 minutes before the fatal crash has been posted online, illustrating the foggy conditions faced by the chopper ....
Navy SEAL Promoted After Choking Green Beret to Death

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 20:06:10 -0500

The U.S. Navy promoted Chief Petty Officer Tony DeDolph four months after he admitted to choking a Green Beret to death. DeDolph—who will be back in court Thursday for a preliminary hearing—was formal....
Historians unveil rare photos of Sobibor death camp

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:43:19 -0500

Hundreds of newly discovered photographs, including some taken at the Sobibor death camp, represent a "quantum leap" in research into Nazi crimes against humanity, historians at the Berlin museum Topo....
Why Russia Is Doubling Down On The 1981 Tu-160 Bomber

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 23:00:00 -0500

It wants 50 new bombers.....
Pompeo Privately Dismissed Giuliani’s Allegations Against Former Ambassador Yovanovitch: Report

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:28:06 -0500

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo privately dismissed Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani's assertions that former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch had criticized the president, the New York Times repo....
British man dies in US immigration detention in Florida

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 03:36:30 -0500

* Death of man, 39, initially attributed to hanging * UK Foreign Office said to be in touch with man’s wifeA British man has died while being held in US immigration detention in Florida, the Guardian ....
Key points in Trump's Mideast peace plan

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 18:34:53 -0500

The Mideast peace plan announced by President Donald Trump on Tuesday supports the Israeli position on nearly all of the most contentious issues in the decades-old conflict. Where previous presidents....
Japan, U.S. pull nationals from China as virus toll jumps

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:49:43 -0500

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The United States and Japan evacuated their nationals from a quarantined city while British Airways suspended flights to mainland China as deaths from a fast-spreading new....
China Demands Apology From Danish Newspaper Over Virus Cartoon

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 05:56:38 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- The Chinese Embassy to Denmark wants the newspaper Jyllands-Posten to apologize for publishing a drawing that depicts China’s flag with virus symbols instead of five stars.“We express o....
Mitt Romney rebels, drinks chocolate milk on Senate floor

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:30:03 -0500

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) is taking a stand against one of the Senate's strictest rules.When in the hallowed halls of the Senate chamber, lawmakers may only sip water or milk, the latter of which ....
Fotis Dulos, who is accused of killing his wife, is in critical condition after an apparent suicide attempt

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:21:00 -0500

Farmington Police found Fotis Dulos unresponsive while conducting a welfare check Tuesday, after he failed to show up for a court date.....
Mexico deports 2,300 Hondurans from '2020 Caravan'

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 02:52:46 -0500

Mexican migration authorities said they have deported 2,300 Hondurans who illegally crossed over from Guatemala with a caravan heading to the United States. The "assisted return" of the Central Ameri....
Biden won't commit to backing Sanders if he's the Democratic presidential nominee

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 19:52:15 -0500

Former Vice President Joe Biden stopped short Tuesday of saying he’d support Bernie Sanders if the progressive Vermont senator wins the Democratic presidential nomination.....
Investigators say the helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant missed clearing a hilltop by 20 to 30 feet

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 20:23:16 -0500

An NTSB official said the descent rate of the aircraft was 2,000 feet a minute, which she referred to as a "high-energy-impact crash."....
There Is No Going Back If Iran Sinks A U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:30:00 -0500

It would mean war.....
As vote on witnesses looms, Trump legal team tells impeachment trial: 'Time for this to end'

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 06:03:35 -0500

Saying "it is time for this to end," Trump's lawyers brushed off former national security adviser John Bolton's explosive allegations about Trump's conduct and accused Democrats of trying to interfere....
Parnas Lawyer: Giuliani Delivered Graham Letter Calling for Sanctions on Ukrainian Officials

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 04:25:14 -0500

In late 2018, Rudy Giuliani said he delivered an unusual missive to Sen. Lindsey Graham, according to the lawyer of one of his ex-associates: a letter calling for sanctions on a host of Ukrainian gove....
Michigan ballot law changes struck down by a 2nd court

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:38:22 -0500

Another Michigan court has vacated changes to the state's ballot drive law, declaring that a geographic limitation on collecting petitions unconstitutionally takes power out of the hands of voters. I....
Indonesia's Aceh unveils new female flogging squad

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:58:45 -0500

The masked woman nervously approaches her target, shuffles into position and then unleashes a flurry of lashes -- proving herself as the newest member of the first female flogging squad in Indonesia&#....
A woman who had embryos frozen before cancer treatment is barred from using them since she got divorced

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:22:00 -0500

An Arizona court ruled that because the ex-husband does not want his ex-wife to have his biological children, the embryos must be donated.....
Biden-Tied Lobbyist Bought Island Property from Biden’s Brother, Gave Him Mortgage Loan

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:28:49 -0500

Financial records reviewed by Politico show that Joe Biden's brother James sold one of his three parcels of land in the U.S. Virgin Islands at a substantial profit to a well-connected lobbyist who....
China demands an apology from a newspaper for a satirical cartoon of a Chinese flag with coronavirus particles

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:31:39 -0500

China is outraged with a Danish newspaper for publishing a satirical cartoon of a Chinese flag with coronavirus particles in place of its stars.....
The Israeli Army Is Unprepared for a Ground War with Iran and Hezbollah

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 05:53:00 -0500

If Israel has to go to war tomorrow against Iran or its Lebanese proxy Hezbollah, there’s a problem. The Israeli mechanized division that would defend Israel’s northern border, or enter Syria or Leban....
Helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant reportedly received special permission to fly in thick fog

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:28:00 -0500

Details are still emerging about the circumstances surrounding the helicopter that killed Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven others including the pilot, ....
Trump gets the impeachment payback he wanted

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:00:18 -0500

The president's defense team barely addressed the charges against him. Instead, they attacked his enemies.....
No hot meals, blankets, magazines as airlines step up fight on virus

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 02:07:47 -0500

Passengers on some flights to China will have to make do without hot meals, blankets and newspapers, as airlines step up measures to protect crew and travellers from a new virus that has killed more t....
Judge frees NFL star Antonio Brown from house arrest

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:13:23 -0500

A Florida judge freed NFL free agent Antonio Brown from house arrest Tuesday, allowing him to travel freely as he awaits trial on charges that he attacked the driver of a moving truck. Instead of wea....
Colombia in extradition quandary over lawmaker arrested in Venezuela

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 23:34:12 -0500

Colombia said Tuesday it would seek the extradition of a fugitive former lawmaker arrested in Venezuela, though its refusal to recognize the government of President Nicolas Maduro presents a legal con....
US Navy’s first Triton drones arrive in Guam

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:25:12 -0500

Two drones arrived in Guam and will serve as part of an early operational capability to develop a concept of operations for the high-altitude, long-endurance systems.....
Sinkholes appear in Cayman Islands after massive 7.7-magnitude earthquake

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:54:39 -0500

Viral footage appears to show sinkholes swallowing large chunks of roads following a string of earthquakes off the coasts of Jamaica and Cuba.A major 7.7 magnitude quake prompted tsunami warnings and ....
Soldier killed, general wounded during Mexico drug plane raid

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:36:12 -0500

A Mexican soldier was killed and a general wounded Monday when traffickers opened fire on a military patrol that sought to intercept a drug plane as it landed on a roadway, officials said.....
Israel's Air Force Has a New Air-Launched "Rampage" Ballistic Missile

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:00:00 -0500

And it was just used for the first time.....
The outbreaks of both the Wuhan coronavirus and SARS likely started in Chinese wet markets. Photos show what the markets look like.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:35:00 -0500

The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak likely started in a Chinese wet market, where livestock and poultry are sold alongside animals like dogs and civets.....
Taliban says it gunned down U.S. military plane in Afghanistan, killing all personnel onboard

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:13:22 -0500

The Taliban said it had shot down a U.S. military plane in the central Afghan province of Ghazni on Monday, killing all personnel onboard. ....
Hillary Clinton says she still feels the urge to beat Trump

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:54:36 -0500

"I feel the 2016 election was a really odd time and an odd outcome," she said.....
Harvard professor charged with hiding China ties, payments

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:47:15 -0500

A Harvard University professor was charged Tuesday with lying about his ties to a Chinese-run recruitment program and concealing payments he received from the Chinese government for research. Charles ....
Ethiopian who demanded justice now has half a year to deliver it

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 05:05:17 -0500

Now in charge of the sprawling Ethiopian Somali region, the former activist and aid worker has seven months before people vote on his reforms to a system where extrajudicial killings were rife. Autho....
Twitter row over Taiwan virus response hits UN aviation body

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 00:32:11 -0500

A Twitter row over Taiwan's lack of access to international agencies to fight the new coronavirus outbreak has landed the UN aviation body in hot water after it blocked followers who criticised its re....
Jamaica earthquake: Huge 7.7-magnitude tremor hits off island’s coast

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:30:00 -0500

Warnings of a “hazardous” tsunami were issued for parts of the Caribbean after a huge earthquake struck.The US Geological Survey said the 7.7-magnitude quake hit off the northwest coast of Jamaica, pr....
She Says He Raped Her Over 40 Years Ago. Now He's a Suspected Serial Killer.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:56:18 -0500

When Fran met Bruce Lindahl, he didn’t seem like a monster. Today, more than 40 years later, she considers herself lucky to be alive.She was 15 and Lindahl was in his early twenties when he first invi....
'My alarm bells went off': One witness offers his account of Kobe Bryant's helicopter crash

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:47:48 -0500

Scott Daehlin, who witnessed Kobe Bryant's fatal crash, said he heard the helicopter hovering in low cloud cover seconds before it crashed.....
Canada's Chinese community faces racist abuse in wake of coronavirus

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:51:19 -0500

Country has seen just three confirmed cases of the virus but panic is already spreading, causing an uptick in racist incidentsWhen Toronto resident Terri Chu tweeted that she and other Chinese mothers....
Jared Kushner says Palestine will 'screw up' by rejecting peace plan like they have every time 'in their existence'

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:44:19 -0500

White House adviser and President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had some strong words for Palestinians on Tuesday.Kushner, who played a central role in devising the Trump administration's M....
Woman indicted for capital murder in mom's abduction, death

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 19:37:42 -0500

A woman accused of kidnapping a Texas mother who was later found dead was indicted Tuesday on a capital murder charge. The indictment accused Magen Fieramusca, 34, of strangling Heidi Broussard with ....
Pro-Life Dem Confronts Buttigieg over Party’s Commitment to Abortion: ‘We Have No Part in the Party’

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:45:50 -0500

South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg was confronted by a pro-life Democratic voter over the party's position on abortion during a Fox News town hall event on Sunday.“I am a proud pro-life Democrat,” au....
Japan confirms virus in man who had not been to China

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 05:13:08 -0500

Japanese authorities said Tuesday a man with no recent travel to China has contracted the novel strain of coronavirus -- apparently after driving tourists visiting from Wuhan, where a deadly outbreak ....
China virus turns Macau into gambling ghost town

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 03:07:39 -0500

The Chinese territory of Macau has become a near-ghost town during what is typically the busiest time of year in the world's biggest casino hub, after authorities announced a raft of measures to keep ....