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Fox News' Swedish 'security advisor' has
Philly.comFox News' Swedish 'security advisor' has heads scratchingAtlanta Journal ConstitutionA trans-Atlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a "Swedish defense and national security advisor" who's unknown to the country's military and foreign-affairs ...Swedish 'national security advisor' interviewed by Fox News not known to Swedish officials: reportThe Hill (blog)Fake Fox News? Network ridiculed for bogus 'Swedish Defense and National Security' guestRTFox News' Swedish adviser on violent immigrants was convicted of assault in the USThe IndependentDaily Caller -The Inquisitr -The Local Sweden -Blasting Newsall 17 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:29 pm
Sanders burns Trump with taunting tweet
Washington PostSanders burns Trump with taunting tweet about the size of his inauguration crowdWashington PostSen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) set Twitter on fire Saturday with an epic troll of President Trump and his unending obsession with the size of the crowds that he draws. Early Saturday, Trump tweeted that if the people who voted for him held a rally, “It ...Sanders trolls Trump over claim his rallies would be bigger than protestsThe Hill (blog)Bernie Sanders Just Shut Down Trump With A Brutal Reality CheckHuffington PostBernie Sanders trolls Trump tweet on 'biggest' rally of them allWashington ExaminerNew York Daily News -AlterNet -Raw Story -AOL Newsall 36 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:43 pm
One dead, two injured in Heidelberg car
The NationOne dead, two injured in Heidelberg car attackBBC NewsA man has died and two other people were hurt after a man drove into a pedestrian area in Heidelberg, Germany. The attacker, said to have been armed with a knife, was shot, injured and arrested by police in a brief standoff after fleeing the scene on foot.One dead after man drives into crowd in Germany, no sign of terrorism: authoritiesReutersNo Signs of Terrorism in German Car Attack That Killed 1 Pedestrian, Injured 2NewsweekGermany: Man drives vehicle into pedestrians, shot by policeLocal -Daily Caller -Daily Starall 109 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 12:53 pm
Syria attack deals fresh blow to faltering
Yahoo NewsSyria attack deals fresh blow to faltering peace talksYahoo NewsGeneva (AFP) - A suicide assault which killed dozens in Syria Saturday dealt a further blow to already sputtering UN efforts to launch a new round of talks to end the six-year conflict. The Damascus regime vowed retaliation for the assault in Syria's ...In a Blow, Twin Attacks on Syrian Security Kill at Least 32New York TimesSyrian army retaliates with airstrikes after suicide bombings in HomsSFGateThe Latest: IS fighters in Syria's Homs target gas -Rappler -Newsweekall 96 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 12:23 pm
The worst-case scenario of the apparent
Washington PostThe worst-case scenario of the apparent nerve toxin murder of Kim Jong NamWashington PostIn the hour before and after Kim Jong Nam was supposed to fly from Malaysia to Macau at 10 a.m. on Feb. 13, nearly 200 flights were scheduled to fly to or from Kuala Lumpur. Flights from nearby Singapore, more than a dozen. Arrivals from airports all ...Trump Administration Cancels Back-Channel Talks With North KoreaNew York TimesSuspect in Kim Jong Nam death thought she used baby oil, official saysCNNAirport Safe, Malaysia Says; Autopsy Shows Nerve Agent Effect on Kim Jong NamVoice of AmericaReuters -NPR -Raw Story -Newsweekall 1,212 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 11:15 am
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Boosting Erdogan powers will make
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim urged Turks to approve constitutional changes to boost President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers on Saturday, saying it would make Turkey stronger. "For a strong Turkey, lasting stability, our choice is 'yes'. This is our wish, it will come," Yildirim told the gathering in Ankara of party members and supporters from the country's 81 provinces.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 6:21 am
Best Mildew-Resistant Paint for Your
Remodeling a bathroom is messy and expensive, about $9,300, on average, according to And in some metropolitan areas, $20,000 is what it takes. After all that work and expense, yo...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:00 am
Wisconsin man jailed for cutting off
A Wisconsin man was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison on Friday for cutting off a woman's pinky finger with a machete and trying to close the wound with a blow torch during a ceremony for a fellow fan of a hip hop band, media reported. In August, Jonathan Schrap, 25, and three other people held a "ritualistic memorial" at his home for a fellow fan of hip hop duo Insane Clown Posse who died in 2015, a local ABC affiliate reported, citing a criminal compliant filed by the state. Schrap pleaded no contest earlier this week to a felony charge of second degree reckless injury charge, according to online court records.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 12:36 am
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid
By Ahmed Aboulenein ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Christian families and students fled Egypt's North Sinai province in droves on Friday after Islamic State killed the seventh member of their community in just three weeks. A Reuters reporter saw 25 families gathered with their belongings in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia's Evangelical Church and church officials said 100 families, out of around 160 in North Sinai, were fleeing. More than 200 students studying in Arish, the province's capital, have also left.
Posted on 24 February 2017 | 11:23 pm
Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns U.S. aid
By Frank Jack Daniel MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An emboldened Mexico hardened its opposition to President Donald Trump on Friday by saying it would retaliate if the United States imposed a border tax and that it can afford to lose financial aid that might be pulled to pay for a border wall. Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said Mexico could respond to any tax the United States were to unilaterally impose on imports from its southern neighbor to finance the wall with levies on select goods, aimed at U.S. regions most dependent on exports south of the border.
Posted on 24 February 2017 | 7:39 pm
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Lifelong motorcyclist, 68, dies after
Franklin Goodman, 68, had spent most of his life on a motorcycle. On Saturday, he died on one — after stopping short and skidding on a slick roadway in Brooklyn. The beloved biker from Bensonhurst was driving his 2004 Suzuki north along a foggy Bushwick Ave.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:58 am
The Deadly Cost of Turning Back the
TIJUANA, Mexico—Guadalupe Olivas Valencia was deported to Mexico on Tuesday morning. He was handed the last of his possessions in a clear U.S. government-issued plastic bag, and dropped off in Tijuana, at the international border dividing the United ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:41 am
Wall Street sees Trump rally coming to an
Wall Street analysts are pumping the brakes on the Trump stock market rally. Experts are adjusting their expectations of how long it will take for President Trump to follow through on campaign promises to unlock domestic investment and cut back on ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:40 am
Former Labor Sec. Perez elected as
Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez on Saturday was elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee, defeating top-rival Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, in their respective bids to chart the direction of the national party. Perez was elected after two ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:38 am
This Ping Pong-Playing Robot Makes Forrest
If you're interested in learning how to play table tennis, a robot in Japan is up for the coaching job, and the bot has even earned a Guinness World Record for its tutoring skills. The robot, called FORPHEUS, was named the "first robot table tennis tutor ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:33 am
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The child abuse scandal of the British
For several decades, the UK sent children across the world to new lives where many were abused.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:48 pm
Semyon Gluzman: Meeting a Soviet-era
In the Soviet Union rare individuals campaigned for human rights at great personal expense. One was psychiatrist Semyon Gluzman, who now sees a bright future for his new country, Ukraine.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:43 pm
Becoming Julius: Growing up intersex in
Julius Kaggwa was born intersex, which made for a confusing, isolating and sometimes dangerous childhood growing up in Uganda.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:39 pm
Weekend Edition: The week's best reads
The KGB spy who lived the American dream and other stories you may have missed in the past seven days.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:38 pm
Mo Farah's coach Alberto Salazar may have
The American coach of Olympic champion Mo Farah may have broken anti-doping rules to boost the performance of some of his athletes, says a leaked report.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:18 pm
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Why Trump's election scares data scientists
When Donald Trump was elected, most people probably weren't concerned about the future of data. But for some groups, that was top of mind.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:28 pm
McMaster: Term 'radical Islamic terrorism'
New national security adviser H.R. McMaster is already setting a strikingly different tone than his ousted predecessor, Michael Flynn, and President Donald Trump, saying the term "radical Islamic terrorism" isn't helpful for US goals.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:13 pm
Perez: Trump worst president in US history
The Democratic National Committee elected Tom Perez as its new chairman, voting for the former labor secretary over Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison in a 235-200 vote.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:00 pm
Crowds flock to Obama in NYC
Former President Barack Obama drew cheers from New Yorkers after he was spotted in New York City, while a group in France has started a campaign for him to run for president there. CNN's George Howell reports.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:39 pm
Opinion: Why punishing the media will
The shocking decision by press secretary Sean Spicer to bar CNN, The New York Times, Buzzfeed, Politico and the Los Angeles Times from a news briefing Friday signals that, for all its bluster and bravado, the Trump White House is an administration under siege.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:32 pm
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Colorado rancher plows mile-long 'Trump'
LIMON - If you fly in or out of Denver soon, you might spot what we’re pretty sure is the state’s largest political sign.       
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:27 am
Who is the 'bravest woman in America' Ida
Before women could even vote, Ida Lewis saved 18 people from drowning in the waters off Newport, R.I.       
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:12 am
Trump lashes out at media for failing to
President boasts that national debt decreased $12 billion in his first month in office.       
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:42 am
Turks push to turn iconic Hagia Sophia back
The 1,500-year-old structure, now a museum, has symbolized Turkey's secular society.       
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:54 am
Several injured after vehicle runs into
A vehicle crashed into a crowd of people at an intersection in New Orleans on Saturday night, injuring several people, police say.       
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 12:40 am
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Trump Plans to Skip White House
The president said on Twitter that he would not attend the April 29 event, which has become a staple of the Washington social calendar.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:38 pm
Trump Ruled the Tabloid Media. Washington Is
Donald J. Trump was no stranger back in the day to the art of news management. But even that did not seem to prepare him for the capital press corps.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:31 pm
Harriet Tubman’s Path to Freedom
How one woman transformed the marshy, wooded Chesapeake Bay region, first a gateway through which slave traders brought Africans, into a route to liberation.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:12 pm
A Rising Black Leader Who Pulled Off His Own
Grady O’Cummings III was one of the first African-Americans to seek the presidency, and when The New York Times published his obituary, that wasn’t the end of the story.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:02 pm
Democrats Elect Thomas Perez, Establishment
Mr. Perez, a former labor secretary, defeated Representative Keith Ellison, a Minnesota liberal, in a race reflecting the divisions in the party before President Trump’s victory.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 12:59 pm
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Democrats pick Perez to lead party against
ATLANTA (Reuters) - U.S. Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as chairman on Saturday, choosing a veteran of the Obama administration to lead the daunting task of rebuilding the party and heading the opposition to Republican President Donald Trump.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:24 pm
Aggressive cuts to Obama-era green rules to
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration will begin rolling back Obama-era environmental regulations in an "aggressive way" as soon as next week, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency said on Saturday - adding he understood why some Americans want to see his agency eliminated completely.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:20 pm
Wary of Trump unpredictability, China ramps
BEIJING (Reuters) - The PLA Navy is likely to secure significant new funding in China's upcoming defense budget as Beijing seeks to check U.S. dominance of the high seas and step up its own projection of power around the globe.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 5:04 pm
Buffett upbeat on American business;
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett on Saturday mounted a forceful and upbeat defense of the prospects for American business, as his Berkshire Hathaway Inc reported a higher quarterly profit though operating income fell.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:58 pm
One dead after man drives into crowd in
HEIDELBERG, Germany (Reuters) - A man died and two other people were injured after a 35-year-old German man drove into a crowd standing near a bakery in the southwestern town of Heidelberg on Saturday, but the authorities said there were no indications that it was a terrorist attack.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:38 pm
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Memo on stopping leaks at State Dept leaked,
An internal State Department document explaining the rationale for clamping down on government agency leaks, a stated priority for Donald Trump’s administration, has ironically itself been leaked. Read Full Article at
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:44 pm
Trump tweets he’ll skip White House
US President Donald Trump has tweeted he is not going to be present at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner. The announcement comes after several high-profile news organizations, including Bloomberg and The New Yorker, withdrew from the event. Read Full Article at
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:14 pm
Half-empty deportation flight to Afghanistan
In what has become a regular occurrence in recent months, a half-full deportation flight bound for Kabul, Afghanistan, took off from Germany with less than half of the expected passengers on board. Read Full Article at
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:57 pm
Internet meme takes seat in Ukrainian
Ukrainian politics is not without a sense of humor, it seems, and while the parliament has long been famous for hosting punch-ups, this week history was made as an internet meme took its seat in place of some lazy officials. Read Full Article at
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:50 pm
Lesbians have way more orgasms than straight
In news that will shock heterosexual women nowhere, a massive new study suggests that lesbians and bisexual women climax more from sex, just behind straight men on the orgasm leaderboards. Read Full Article at
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:26 pm
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Homs blasts threaten to derail Syria talks
Officials and rebels spar over attacks targeting government positions as UN envoy suspects 'spoilers' behind violence.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:21 pm
Pakistan's PIA probes 'standing passengers'
International flight of Pakistan's national carrier with seven passengers on board without seats comes under scrutiny.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:56 pm
Keith Ellison loses to Tom Perez in DNC
Ex-Obama administration official defeats Congressman Keith Ellison to become chair of party's administrative arm DNC.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:50 pm
Srinivas Kuchibhotla: Wife questioned safety
Indians demand protection after US gunman shoots dead one and wounds another as FBI investigates possible hate crime.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:34 pm
Palestinian diaspora holds first global
Palestinians from 50 countries gather in Istanbul to discuss forming new political entity to represent their views.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:11 pm
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Parent burned in school blast
BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 7:43 pm
World’s major cities on high alert
NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks.
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 12:57 pm
Five dead in ambush-style massacre
POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others.
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 9:41 pm
Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM's tail?
A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
SA woman charged after corruption probe
AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
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Facebook romance sees teenager fall for man
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:35 pm
Academy Awards: what time do the Oscars
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:04 pm
What is Article 50? The only explanation you
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:03 pm
Government to plough £20m into artificial
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:01 pm
Donald Trump to skip White House
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:47 pm
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One killed and driver shot by police after
One person has died and two more were injured after a car was driven into pedestrians in the German town of Heidelberg.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 1:02 pm
Syrian army retaliates with airstrikes after
The Syrian army has responded to Saturday’s suicide bombings against security offices in Homs with a series of air strikes on rebel held areas of the city.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:44 am
France: Le Pen aide charged in party
A close aide to French Front National leader Marine Le Pen has been charged amid an inquiry into the party’s financing.
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 7:48 am
Turkey's PM seeks backing for 'stability' in
Turkey’s prime minister has called on voters to back a change to the constitution ahead of a referendum in April that would greatly strengthen President’s Erdogan’s…
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 7:44 am
Alpine skiing: Jansrud charges towards
Norwegian ace Kjetil Jansrud took a giant step towards winning the World Cup downhill title after winning the penultimate race in the discipline on home snow in…
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 7:41 am
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British Gas owner posts huge profits
British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle
The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of British
The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe
Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest level in 9
The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:03 am