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'Zero Hope For Denuclearizing North Korea,' China Expert Says

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:05:40 -0500

BEIJING ― President Donald Trump’s designation of North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism may not be the best way to quell the country’s nuclear ambitions, according to one expert in China.....
Chef José Andrés Prepares 40,000 Thanksgiving Meals In Puerto Rico

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:37:25 -0500

As Americans give thanks this Thanksgiving, celebrity chef José Andrés is busy giving back, by preparing what he estimated as 40,000 Thanksgiving meals for Puerto Ricans.....
Police Storm Detention Center As Australia Slammed Over 'Humanitarian Crisis'

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:17:23 -0500

Law enforcement officials in Papua New Guinea moved to evict hundreds of asylum seekers from a former detention center on Manus Island after the Australian government closed it late last month.....
12 Ways To Eat Sushi You Haven't Thought Of Yet

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:02:07 -0500

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Man who claims Earth is flat says he'll prove his belief by taking flight in a DIY rocket

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:01:00 -0500

Science has long been the target of conspiracy theories, some of which have persisted for centuries.....
David Cassidy dead at 67

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:08:52 -0500

David Cassidy, whose starring role on “The Partridge Family” made him a teen heartthrob in the 70s, passed away Tuesday night from organ failure.....
President Trump Challenged a Coast Guard Member to an Arm Wrestle

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:15:17 -0500

President Donald Trump joked about beating a member of the U.S. Coast Guard in an arm wrestle during a Thanksgiving visit to a station in Riviera Beach, Florida, near the President’s Mar-a-Lago club....
Elite Royal Navy rescue team sent as possible calls detected from missing Argentine submarine

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:33:01 -0500

The Royal Navy has deployed its elite submarine rescue team to join the search for a missing Argentine submarine, after failed satellite calls thought to be from the vessel raised hopes the crew were ....
No verdict yet in San Francisco pier killing as jury breaks

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:40:33 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming to a close more than two years after setting off a national firestorm ....
First House Dem Calls On Rep. Conyers To Resign

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:59:49 -0500

Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) became the first Democrat in Congress to call on Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) to resign from Congress in light of recent sexual harassment allegations.....
A Tribute To The Most Cringeworthy Turkey Pardon Of All Time, Featuring Sarah Palin

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:45:45 -0500

This story was first published in 2012, and has been published every year since.....
Five Questions About the Missing Argentine Submarine

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:53:58 -0500

Despite a large international search effort, time is running out for the crew.....
Richard Spencer Reportedly Banned From 26 European Countries

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:29:08 -0500

More than two dozen European countries reportedly banned white supremacist Richard Spencer from entry, The Associated Press reported.....
Net neutrality repeal was decided after 'enormous numbers' of fake people sent messages of support for Trump administration

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:20:00 -0500

The profound and fundamental changes currently being made to the internet are being done partly on the basis of hundreds of thousands of fake people, according to New York's attorney general. This we....
Ukraine rebel leader says situation in Luhansk is attempted coup

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:42:36 -0500

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The presence of armed men in the streets of the capital of Ukraine's breakaway Luhansk region is an attempted coup by a fired local police chief, Igor Plotnitsky, the head of th....
Hariri says resignation on hold, pledges to stay in Lebanon

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:02:27 -0500

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Wednesday he was suspending his surprise resignation, pending talks, providing a potential way out of a political crisis that has rocked the country. Lebanon....
Iranian Ph.D. Candidate Kicked Off Greyhound Bus Despite Having Ticket

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:37:28 -0500

22 ― On Wednesday, a Greyhound spokeswoman told HuffPost they investigated an incident where a passenger was kicked off a bus en route to Kansas City earlier this month.....
Man Wrongfully Convicted of 1978 Murder Is Freed From Prison After Nearly 40 Years

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:31:45 -0500

Coley has maintained his innocence since he was arrested....
Trump hails 'invisible' plane in remarks to coast guard: 'The enemy cannot see it'

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:54:47 -0500

Trump discusses the ‘invisible’ F-35 plane while visiting members of the US coast guard. Donald Trump returned to a favourite subject on Thursday, telling a US coast guard audience the air force was ....
Ethics Attorney Says Rep. John Conyers Verbally Abused Her As His Staffer

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:49:32 -0500

A prominent ethics attorney in Washington has accused Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) of verbally abusing her when she worked for him in the 1990s, adding her story to recent allegations of sexual harassm....
Years into journey, transgender teen still finding himself

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:58:40 -0500

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — It's been six years since Theo Ramos first cut himself in the school bathroom, six years since his parents and friends and teachers found out he wanted to be a boy instead o....
Lisa Murkowski Says She's OK With Killing The Health Insurance Mandate

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:27:41 -0500

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) cast a decisive, dramatic vote to save health care for millions of people over the summer.....
MS-13 stabs man 100 times, beheads corpse and rips out heart near Washington DC, police say

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:50:00 -0500

A man was murdered by MS-13 gang members who stabbed him more than 100 times, removed his head, and ripped out his heart, Maryland police say. The body was discovered on Tuesday in Wheaton Regional P....
Putin urges 'compromise' ahead of new Syria peace talks

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:40:30 -0500

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that efforts to end Syria's six-year war were entering "a new stage" ahead of a planned meeting of Syrian government officials and opposition leaders, w....
FCC Faces Scrutiny For Refusing To Turn Over Evidence On Net Neutrality Comments

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:38:40 -0500

The Federal Communications Commission received millions of suspicious comments in support of its plan to repeal net neutrality, and it ignored multiple requests for evidence that would explain their o....
US declares 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya in Myanmar

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:19:41 -0500

The United States declared the ongoing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar to be "ethnic cleansing" on Wednesday, threatening penalties for military officials engaged in a brutal cr....
Trump Makes World's Dumbest Feud Even Dumber

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 05:57:22 -0500

President Donald Trump escalated what has arguably been his most mindless feud yet by calling the father of a college basketball player “a poor man’s version of Don Kong, but without the hair” and “un....
Sexual Misconduct Allegations Are Forcing Democrats to Face Up to the Politics of Predation Too

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:23:09 -0500

Allegations against Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota and Rep. John Conyers of Michigan are putting Democrats in hot water over how to respond....
Catholic School Statue Covered Up For Being Too Gross And Weird

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 02:49:24 -0500

A Catholic school in Australia has covered up a statue of a saint giving a loaf of bread to a boy after complaints that it was too suggestive.....
Woman who stole 'Make America Great Again' cap from fellow student could be jailed for up to a year

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 06:41:56 -0500

Riverside Country District Attorney's Office has filed a charge of theft against University of California student Edith Macias, after she was allegedly filmed brandishing the red hat and condemning ra....
The Latest: Triumphant Hariri declares "Lebanon First!"

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:25:11 -0500

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Prime Minister Saad Hariri's return to Lebanon (all times local):....
Violent Feud Between California Shooter and Neighbors Brewed Months Before Deadly Rampage

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:00:55 -0500

Months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed....
Venezuela debt defaults pile up with fresh S&P warning

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:11:20 -0500

Venezuela moved closer to a possible all-out default on Wednesday, with ratings agency S&P Global saying the country had failed to make repayments on two more loans. The oil-rich, cash-poor South Ame....
Zimbabweans Celebrate In The Streets After Mugabe Resignation

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:30:30 -0500

Zimbabwe’s capital city of Harare erupted in exuberant celebration on Tuesday as Robert Mugabe, the country’s 93-year-old authoritarian president, resigned after nearly four decades in office.....
Shelter Dogs Get Week-Long 'Vacation' To Spend Thanksgiving In Real Homes

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:54:29 -0500

Twenty Georgia shelter dogs don’t have permanent homes yet, but that won’t stop them from celebrating Thanksgiving in style.....
Tax Reform Is Gonna Eat My Lunch!

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:30:58 -0500

WASHINGTON ― My employer gives everyone in my office a free lunch every day, and Republicans in Congress want to put a stop to it.....
Trump Organization in buyout deal on struggling NYC tower - report

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:34:39 -0500

The decision to reach a buyout deal on the Trump SoHo property was made by Eric and Donald Trump, Jr., sons of President Donald Trump, along with a small group of senior executives, the newspaper repo....
Conyers confirms harassment settlement; ethics probe opens

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:27:48 -0500

DETROIT (AP) — John Conyers has dealt with various ethics investigations and a public corruption case that landed his wife in prison during a U.S. House career spanning more than five decades — longer....
Wes Goodman: Anti-LGBT Republican politician 'caught having sex with man in his office' facing 30 sexual misconduct accusations

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 04:43:57 -0500

An anti-LGBT Republican politician who was allegedly caught having sex with a man in his office is facing more than 30 accusations of sexual misconduct. Wes Goodman, a state legislator for Ohio, has ....
Lifeline for Merkel as opposition revolt over coalition position

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:59:36 -0500

A possible way out of Germany’s political crisis appeared on Wednesday in the form of a growing rebellion in the second largest party over its leader’s refusal to enter coalition talks with Angela Mer....
Our Favorite Books About Cars and Racing

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:01:20 -0500

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Man arrested in cop killing; mom accused of helping him flee

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:15:23 -0500

Tips from informants helped lead law enforcement to the man accused of fatally shooting a rookie police officer, and the suspect's mother is accused of helping him evade arrest during a four-day m....
Stunning CCTV Footage Shows North Korean Defector Being Shot By Border Guards

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:33:59 -0500

United Nations Command on Tuesday released dramatic footage of a North Korean soldier defecting from his country and fleeing south across the Demilitarized Zone last week only to be fired upon by his ....
Missouri's New Waiting Period Law Is Already Driving Women To Seek Help Elsewhere

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:48:17 -0500

Missouri women seeking an abortion regularly head to the Hope Clinic in Granite City, Illinois, 15 minutes from downtown St. Louis.....
What To Buy On Black Friday On Amazon

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:05:43 -0500

Last week, we shared with you a sneak peek at Amazon’s Black Friday deals that we just couldn’t wait for.....
Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe's 'Crocodile' to snap up the top job

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 04:26:21 -0500

Nicknamed "the Crocodile" for his ruthlessness, Emmerson Mnangagwa who will take over as Zimbabwe's next president, is a hardliner with ties to the military who could prove as authoritarian as his men....
Romanian confesses to killing of German jogger

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:47:56 -0500

BERLIN (AP) — A Romanian truck driver confessed at the opening of his trial Wednesday that he killed a woman who was out jogging in a forest in southwestern Germany.....
US woman raises more than $100,000 for homeless man who used last $20 to buy her petrol when she ran out

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:11:04 -0500

Kate McClure, 27, was driving on the I-95 interstate motorway in Philadelphia when she noticed she had an empty tank. Ms McClure promised to return to pay Johnny back and later set up a GoFundMe page....
Philadelphia Mayor Roasts Donald Trump: ‘Our President Is A Bully’ And A 'Punk’

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 04:37:13 -0500

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney did not hold back in his criticism of President Donald Trump on Wednesday.....