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Marco Rubio jeered at CNN town hall on school shootings

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:20:42 -0500

Sen. Marco Rubio endorsed additional gun control legislation after questions from survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla.....
Report Alleges Rampant Sexual Misconduct At Dallas Mavericks

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:57:12 -0500

A Sports Illustrated report detailing widespread workplace sexual misconduct in the Dallas Mavericks organization that involved its former CEO is sending shock waves through the league and drawing sha....
Autopsy confirms Virginia woman was mauled to death by her own pit bulls

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:42:51 -0500

An autopsy has confirmed that a Virginia woman believed to have been mauled to death by her own pit bulls in December did indeed die from "trauma due to mauling by animals."....
There will never be another Billy Graham, because the world that made him possible is gone

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:58:47 -0500

The world that made Bill Graham, the cohesive culture of postwar America, is gone, and no one preacher will ever again unite all strains of evangelical Christianity as he did.....
GOP Congresswoman Claims Many Mass Shooters 'End Up Being Democrats'

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:54:48 -0500

WASHINGTON ― Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.) claimed that people who commit mass shootings are often Democrats during a Wednesday discussion about the Florida school shooting.....
New York University issues public apology for 'racially insensitive' meal served during Black History Month

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:40:00 -0500

New York University has issued a public apology and fired their director of food service after students pointed out the watermelon-flavoured water and collard greens the school was serving during Blac....
Even Pat Robertson Is Calling For Stricter Gun Control Laws

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:23:59 -0500

Arch-conservative televangelist Pat Robertson appears to have had a change of heart about gun control after last week’s mass shooting at a Florida high school left 17 people dead.....
Crews to leave Puerto Rico as $750M Fluor contract nears end

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:25:23 -0500

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Crews who are helping restore power in Puerto Rico as part of a $750 million federal contract will leave the U.S. territory soon as nearly a quarter of a million customers....
Fourth fortune hunter dies looking for Fenn's Treasure

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:34:49 -0500

A fourth fortune hunter has died in the pursuit of a treasure chest containing more than $1 million worth of gold coins and jewels which is reputedly hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains. Jeff Murp....
Dad who survived son's murder plot that killed mom, brother wants his life spared

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:13:07 -0500

Kent Whitaker said he forgave his son Bart Whitaker, who is on death row and scheduled to be executed this week.....
At 'listening session' on school shootings, Trump urges giving teachers guns

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:55:54 -0500

In a White House "listening session," President Trump said his administration would look "very strongly" at allowing concealed carry weapons in schools, even though he knew "a....
Hem Is Having a 20% Off Sale and We're Freaking Out

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:41:28 -0500

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NRA Head: More Guns Mean Safer Schools, ‘Completely Ridiculous’ To Think Otherwise

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:34:52 -0500

Wayne LaPierre, the executive director and CEO of the National Rifle Association, said schools need more people with guns to make them safer.....
CNN Says It Didn't Ask Florida Shooting Survivor To Read A Scripted Question

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:46:34 -0500

CNN is denying reports that it asked a Florida school shooting survivor to read a “scripted” question during a town hall debate on gun violence that aired on the network Wednesday night.....
California student arrested with two assault rifles and 90 magazines after security guard overhears shooting threat

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:31:54 -0500

A pair of assault rifles, nearly 100-high-capacity magazines and two handguns were discovered in the home of a 17-year-old who was arrested for threatening to open fire at his school in California.....
Mississippi Town Rejects 'Historic' LGBTQ Pride Parade Despite Local Support

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:37:50 -0500

Local leaders in Starkville, Mississippi, denied a request to host what would have been the town’s first gay pride parade.....
Wild elephant kills two at Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:27:14 -0500

A wild elephant Thursday trampled to death two people, including a child, as it rampaged through a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh, officials said. The incident occurred at the massive Kutupalong....
The Latest: Sweden, Kuwait call for UN vote on Syria

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:30:54 -0500

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local):....
These Surprising Countries Now Have the Most Powerful Passport in the World

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:53:24 -0500

European countries no longer top the charts....
Redemption time for Romney?

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:00:49 -0500

Too often, Mitt Romney has treated principled rhetoric like a stretchy suit he can change into in a phone booth, then throw into a trash can when no one's looking. But if he wins a Utah Senate se....
The 10 Best Beaches In The World In 2018, Revealed

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:00:34 -0500

Need some travel inspo for your upcoming beach vacation?....
GOP Doing All It Can To Keep Pennsylvania's Gerrymandered Congressional Map

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:19:26 -0500

Pennsylvania Republicans took another stab at blocking a court-ordered congressional map on Thursday by filing a new lawsuit that asks a three-judge federal panel to step in.....
Police: Officer shot, killed intervening in domestic dispute

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:34:01 -0500

BRANDYWINE, Md. (AP) — An off-duty police officer who answered a neighbor's request for help in a domestic dispute was shot and killed Wednesday in Maryland, officials said.....
Models Carried Their Own Severed Heads At Gucci's Nightmarish Milan Fashion Show

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:03:32 -0500

Things got extra freaky at Gucci’s Milan Fashion Week show on Wednesday when designer Alessandro Michele sent models down the runway carrying replicas of their own heads.....
White powder and 'racist' letter sent to Meghan Markle

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:48:34 -0500

A package containing white powder and an allegedly racist message sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle is being treated as a hate crime, police said on Thursday. Officers from the Metro....
Florida officials can be removed from office and fined $5,000 for attempting to enforce stricter gun controls

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:16:57 -0500

While Florida's lawmakers refuse to consider banning assault weapons following the Parkland school shooting, some local politicians say they want to act. Florida’s statute gives the state sole author....
US women headed for worst figure skating finish in Olympics

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:00:27 -0500

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — One by one, the best in American figure skating fell to the ice, their Olympic hopes dashed in the opening seconds of their short programs at the Pyeongchang Games.....
Donald Trump Argues He Never Said 'Give Teachers Guns' Before Pushing To Give Some Teachers Guns

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:49:36 -0500

President Donald Trump elaborated on his proposal to arm 20 percent of teaching staff at schools in a series of tweets Thursday.....
NRA’s Wayne LaPierre: ‘Elites’ don’t care about school safety

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:54:52 -0500

On Thursday, Feb. 22, the National Rifle Association’s executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference amid the nation’s heated debate about gun c....
The world's best beaches in the world revealed: TripAdvisor

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:53:07 -0500

The pristine white sand beaches of Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos top this year's list of TripAdvisor's World's Best Beaches Awards. ....
Democrats want $300 million to fight possible Russia election tampering

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:45:12 -0500

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic leaders called on Congress on Wednesday to give the Federal Bureau of Investigation $300 million to fight foreign efforts to interfere in c....
Self-Proclaimed Polygamist Prophet Pleads Guilty to Child Rape After Police Discover 4 Girls in Raid

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:39:35 -0500

The girls were found hidden in 50-gallon plastic water barrels....
'Walking Dead' Star Admits To That Eye-Opening Mistake

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:27:30 -0500

At this point in “The Walking Dead” timeline, longtime zombie hunter Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) could probably fire a weapon with his eyes closed, so the question is, uh, did he?....
Malaysia holds Filipinos seeking to set up extremist cell

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 03:18:37 -0500

Ten suspected Islamic militants who were trying to establish a Malaysian cell of a Philippine kidnap-for-ransom group have been arrested in Borneo island, police said Wednesday. The alleged extremist....
Democrat trounces Republican in Kentucky state race where Trump won with 72% of vote

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:10:57 -0500

The Democrats have emphatically won a state House seat in a Kentucky district where Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton by 49 points in 2016. Linda Belcher’s victory in Bullitt County, where she po....
13 Genius Ways To Use Ground Lamb

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:49:27 -0500

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Ivanka Trump To Lead U.S. Delegation At Olympic Closing Ceremony

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:32:05 -0500

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump, a senior White House adviser, will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday as part of a weekend trip to lead the U.S. d....
The Latest: Official: Inmate scream not from execution drugs

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:26:47 -0500

STARKE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida Execution (all times local):....
Michael Dell Paid Record-Breaking Price For Manhattan’s One57 Penthouse

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:26:04 -0500

Cementing his status as one of the wealthiest people in the world, Dell reportedly paid $100.5 million for a 10,923-square-foot penthouse....
Trudeau 'assures' India Canada won't support Sikh separatists

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:14:53 -0500

By Malini Menon NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau traveled to the holiest site of Sikhism in northern India on Wednesday where government leaders said he assured them his c....
Football Players Carry Casket at Funeral for 'Hero' Coach Killed in Florida School Shooting

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:13:24 -0500

"He was one of the greatest people I know"....
Chloe Kim Poses With Her Adorable Dog On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:54:27 -0500

The 17-year-old, who became the youngest gold medalist in the snowboard halfpipe event, is the focus of the magazine’s cover story. “Wherever you went in PyeongChang, you found an extraordinarily you....
Iran teams carry plane crash dead down from mountain

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:03:52 -0500

Emergency teams on Wednesday began recovering bodies from a plane crash in Iran's Zagros mountains but the operation had to be suspended due to bad weather, officials said. Search helicopters located....
Wife of lawmaker who killed himself loses election bid

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:34:12 -0500

SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The wife of a former Kentucky Republican lawmaker who killed himself last year after facing sexual assault allegations has lost her attempt to fill the remainder of her husb....
Monobrows and green lipstick: beauty looks from day one of Milan Fashion Week

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:02:48 -0500

Milan Fashion Week is officially underway, and day one of the catwalk extravaganza set the tone for some fairly outlandish beauty looks.....
Here's How To Stop The Next Nikolas Cruz

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:11:34 -0500

Someone close to him called the FBI to report his “desire to kill people, erratic behavior, and disturbing social media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting.”....
Sheriff: School officer never went inside to confront gunman

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:04:00 -0500

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation, officials ....
Syria's Ghouta residents "wait to die" as more bombs fall

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:52:45 -0500

Residents of Syria's eastern Ghouta district said they were waiting their "turn to die" on Wednesday, amid one of the most intense bombardments of the war by pro-government forces on the....
Citizenship agency removes description of US as 'nation of immigrants'

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:34:23 -0500

Immigrants become American citizens during a naturalization ceremony. The government agency in charge of granting citizenship to prospective Americans has removed a passage from its mission statement....