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2020 Vision: Hillary Clinton thinks Russia will back Tulsi Gabbard to help Trump stay in power

2020 Vision: Hillary Clinton thinks Russia will back Tulsi Gabbard to help Trump stay in power

“This is not some outlandish claim,” Clinton said in an interview this week. “This is reality.”

'A threat to democracy': William Barr's speech on religious freedom alarms liberal Catholics

'A threat to democracy': William Barr's speech on religious freedom alarms liberal Catholics

Attorney general’s recent address at Notre Dame is a ‘dog whistle’ to conservatives who have aligned themselves with TrumpWilliam Barr, US attorney general, speaks to students at the University of Notre Dame law school on 11 October. Photograph: Robert Franklin/Associated PressProminent liberal...

Hondurans call for president to step down after drug verdict

Hondurans call for president to step down after drug verdict

Opposition groups called Saturday for more protests to demand that Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández be removed from office after his younger brother was convicted of drug trafficking in a New York court. President Hernández insisted via Twitter that the verdict is not against the state of...

Demonstrators Set Off Fires in Subways, Banks: Hong Kong Update

Demonstrators Set Off Fires in Subways, Banks: Hong Kong Update

(Bloomberg) -- Hong Kong activists set fire to rail-station entrances and banks, and vandalized stores after an unauthorized march ended, forcing police to use water cannons and tear gas to disperse protesters.Tens of thousands of people earlier marched from Tsim Sha Tsui to West Kowloon despite a...

Atomwaffen Division’s Washington State Cell Leader Stripped of Arsenal in U.S., Banned from Canada

Atomwaffen Division’s Washington State Cell Leader Stripped of Arsenal in U.S., Banned from Canada

Police HandoutKaleb James Cole, the 24-year-old leader of Atomwaffen Division's Washington State Cell stripped of his firearms by a “red-flag law” late last month, was deported and banned for life from Canada earlier this year, according to court records, which also showed that he had been...

Israel, Russia, and the US are in a diplomatic standoff over a 26-year-old woman smuggling 9 and a half grams of marijuana

Israel, Russia, and the US are in a diplomatic standoff over a 26-year-old woman smuggling 9 and a half grams of marijuana

Naama Issachar, 26, was sentenced to 7.5 years of prison in Moscow, and negotiating her release is part of a bigger diplomatic dispute.

Could France and Germany Jointly Build an EU Aircraft Carrier?

Could France and Germany Jointly Build an EU Aircraft Carrier?

All in all, a European carrier will only come about in a world where Germany is willing and able to commit far more resources to defense than it currently does; and can arrive at a joint vision with France on how to use such an expensive vessel to project force abroad. That’s not the world we live...

New ICE Program Exposes Hundreds of Fraudulent ‘Family Units’ Trying to Cross The Border

New ICE Program Exposes Hundreds of Fraudulent ‘Family Units’ Trying to Cross The Border

U.S. immigration authorities have discovered hundreds of instances at the border of “family unit fraud,” or unrelated individuals posing as families, over the last six months thanks to a new investigative initiative.Authorities exposed 238 fraudulent families presenting 329 false documents,...

Ousted Communist leader Zhao Ziyang is buried: family

Ousted Communist leader Zhao Ziyang is buried: family

A former Chinese Communist Party leader ousted after he opposed the use of force to quell 1989 democracy protests was buried over a decade after he died, his family said, in a service ignored by state media. Zhao Ziyang, who is a revered figure among Chinese human rights defenders, is still a...

McConnell rebukes Trump administration: Syria withdrawal is a 'grave strategic mistake'

McConnell rebukes Trump administration: Syria withdrawal is a 'grave strategic mistake'

The Senate majority leader never mentions President Donald Trump by name in his op-ed for the Washington Post.

Here's why this year's flu shot is painful

Here's why this year's flu shot is painful

If you got your flu shot recently, your arm likely felt as though it had been sucker-punched in the days afterward. (And if you haven’t received the vaccine yet, here’s your friendly PSA to stop putting it off.)

ECB’s Draghi Urges Fiscal Action, Trade Openness to Lift Economy

ECB’s Draghi Urges Fiscal Action, Trade Openness to Lift Economy

(Bloomberg) -- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi called on euro-area governments to spend more to revive the euro-zone economy, while also warning that global growth is at risk from trade protectionism.“The effectiveness of monetary policy can and should be enhanced by other policies,”...

Defense chief: US troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

Defense chief: US troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving Syria will go to western Iraq and the military will continue to conduct operations against the Islamic State group to prevent its resurgence. Speaking to reporters traveling with him to the Middle East, Esper did...

Mystery traders 'made $1.8bn from stock bet' placed hours before Trump tweeted talks with China were ‘back on track’

Mystery traders 'made $1.8bn from stock bet' placed hours before Trump tweeted talks with China were ‘back on track’

*/Unknown actors may have made billions from the turmoil Donald Trump has created in the markets through erratic tweets, shoot-from-the-hip foreign policy, and the trade war with China, according to a new report.

Russia's Stealth Su-57 Is a Beast, But Can Russia Afford It?

Russia's Stealth Su-57 Is a Beast, But Can Russia Afford It?

It's pretty expensive for Russia's flagging economy.

Next-Gen Dodge Challenger Coming in 2023? Don't Be So Sure, Says Dodge

Next-Gen Dodge Challenger Coming in 2023? Don't Be So Sure, Says Dodge

The number 2023 spotted on press photos has people all excited, but Dodge told C/D it doesn't mean anything.

One year on, migrant caravan leaves unexpected legacy

One year on, migrant caravan leaves unexpected legacy

A year ago, thousands of Central American men, women and children chasing the American dream arrived in Mexico in a massive caravan that has left a lasting legacy -- just not the one people generally thought it would. Fleeing chronic poverty and brutal gang violence at home, they banded together...

Boris Johnson Furious as Parliament Refuses to Be Bounced Into Brexit Deal

Boris Johnson Furious as Parliament Refuses to Be Bounced Into Brexit Deal

REUTERSLONDON—Boris Johnson was left raging on Saturday as lawmakers forced the prime minister to seek yet another Brexit delay from the European Union. The extremely rare parliamentary vote taken on a Saturday did not reject Johnson’s compromise deal with the EU outright, it merely demanded more...

'She stole their lives': Woman convicted of passing school bus, killing 3 kids in crash

'She stole their lives': Woman convicted of passing school bus, killing 3 kids in crash

Alyssa Shepherd was found guilty of three felony counts of reckless homicide for the Oct. 2018 crash that killed three siblings.

Trump calls Mexico's president to express 'solidarity'

Trump calls Mexico's president to express 'solidarity'

Mexico's president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said on Saturday that President Trump called him to express his "solidarity" following an attempt to arrest a drug kingpin's son that prompted a wave of violence in the city of Culiacan.

Thousands in Germany, France protest Turkish push into Syria

Thousands in Germany, France protest Turkish push into Syria

Thousands of people in the German city of Cologne and in the French capital demonstrated Saturday against Turkey's offensive in northern Syria. Cologne city authorities said around 10,000 people took part in marches organized by left-wing groups. In Paris, more than 1,000 gathered at the...

A diplomat warned Joe Biden staffer about Hunter's Ukraine work in 2015. Then he was 'turned away'

A diplomat warned Joe Biden staffer about Hunter's Ukraine work in 2015. Then he was 'turned away'

A US diplomat overseeing the previous administration's Ukraine policy reportedly told House investigators he was "turned away" by a staffer to then-Vice President Joe Biden after sharing concerns about his son's work in the country.George Kent, a deputy assistant secretary of...

The Navy Wants to Push Out Problem SEALs. But Trump May Get in the Way.

The Navy Wants to Push Out Problem SEALs. But Trump May Get in the Way.

Spiking drinks with cocaine, shooting Iraqi civilians, strangling a Green Beret: The Navy SEAL teams have been rocked by one high-profile scandal after another in recent months, and the leader of the elite commando force, Rear Adm. Collin P. Green, has vowed to clean house.Green has come down hard...

South Korean Students Break Into U.S. Ambassador’s Residence

South Korean Students Break Into U.S. Ambassador’s Residence

(Bloomberg) -- A group of South Korean students broke into the residence of American ambassador Harry Harris on Friday, in a protest against Donald Trump’s campaign to get the Asian nation to pay more for U.S. military support.Nineteen students, who described themselves as members of a liberal...

Deadly protests in Guinea as Russia calls for change of rules to keep despot in power

Deadly protests in Guinea as Russia calls for change of rules to keep despot in power

When police shot dead nine pro-democracy protesters in Guinea this week, Western embassies quietly shared their misgivings with the country’s president, Alpha Conde. International human rights groups were more unequivocal. François Patuel of Amnesty International denounced “a shameful attempt by...

Archaeologists have located an ancient city hidden in the Cambodian jungle. The discovery was 150 years in the making.

Archaeologists have located an ancient city hidden in the Cambodian jungle. The discovery was 150 years in the making.

For centuries, the ancient city of Mahendraparvata has been covered by dense trees that make it hard to observe.

China talks up tech prowess in face of US rivalry

China talks up tech prowess in face of US rivalry

China on Sunday said it aims to become a "great power" in the online world and took a swipe at Washington on trade, kicking off its annual conference promoting the Communist Party's controlled and censored version of the internet. US-China rivalry is increasingly playing out in the...

Convicted Killer Now Charged in Estranged Wife’s Cold-Case Murder: Prosecutors

Convicted Killer Now Charged in Estranged Wife’s Cold-Case Murder: Prosecutors

Virginia State Police/HandoutA Virginia man who is behind bars for killing his girlfriend has now been charged with the murder of his wife three decades ago, prosecutors announced Friday.Jose Rodriguez-Cruz, 53, was indicted by a Stafford County grand jury for the May 1989 murder of 28-year-old...

Deep-sea explorers find Japanese ship that sank during WWII

Deep-sea explorers find Japanese ship that sank during WWII

Deep-sea explorers scouring the world's oceans for sunken World War II ships are focusing in on debris fields deep in the Pacific, in an area where one of the most decisive battles of the time took place. Hundreds of miles off Midway Atoll, nearly halfway between the United States and Japan,...

Clinton email probe finds no deliberate mishandling of classified information

Clinton email probe finds no deliberate mishandling of classified information

A U.S. State Department investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state has found no evidence of deliberate mishandling of classified information by department employees. The investigation, the results of which were released on Friday by...

Mexico deports 311 Indian nationals in 'unprecedented' move

Mexico deports 311 Indian nationals in 'unprecedented' move

More than 300 Indian nationals who paid tens of thousands of dollars each trying to get into the United States arrived in New Delhi Friday after an "unprecedented" mass deportation by Mexico. The move, which saw those deported flown back to the capital on a charter flight, follows a deal...

Macron Says U.K. Shouldn’t Get New Delay If Johnson Loses Vote

Macron Says U.K. Shouldn’t Get New Delay If Johnson Loses Vote

(Bloomberg) -- French President Emmanuel Macron heaped pressure on the British Parliament to back Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, saying the U.K.’s departure from the European Union shouldn’t be delayed a moment longer.With Parliament due to vote on the revised agreement on Saturday, Macron’s remarks...

Harry Dunn's family vow to expose 'cover up' as Foreign Office admit they asked police to delay passing on information

Harry Dunn's family vow to expose 'cover up' as Foreign Office admit they asked police to delay passing on information

The family of Harry Dunn have said they suspect the British government of colluding with the United States to "cover up" details of his death and renewed calls for police to extradite Anne Sacoolas, the wife of a US intelligence agent accused of killing him. Radd Seiger, a spokesman for...

Boeing Pilot Lied to F.A.A. Regarding 737 Max Jet

Boeing Pilot Lied to F.A.A. Regarding 737 Max Jet

A Boeing pilot who tested the 737 Max jet in flight simulators in 2016 admitted in a series of text messages that he lied to the Federal Aviation Administration regarding the plane's performance.The text messages, reviewed by the New York Times, show that the lead technical pilot for the...

US forces withdraw from key base in northern Syria

US forces withdraw from key base in northern Syria

US forces withdrew from a key base in northern Syria Sunday, a monitor said, two days before the end of a US-brokered truce to stem a Turkish attack on Kurdish forces in the region. An AFP correspondent saw more than 70 US armoured vehicles escorted by helicopters drive past the town of Tal Tamr...

Plane collides with pickup truck while landing, pilot killed

Plane collides with pickup truck while landing, pilot killed

Witnesses reported the airplane was at an altitude of just 5 feet as it crossed a county road near the airstrip and struck a pickup truck.

The Latest: Service canceled for Texas woman shot by police

The Latest: Service canceled for Texas woman shot by police

A service for a woman shot in her home by a Fort Worth police officer has been canceled. Saturday's service for Atatiana Jefferson was to be held at Potter's House Church in Dallas. Church representative Mara Silverio says the service hasn't been rescheduled.

Indian soldiers, Pakistani civilians among dead in Kashmir clash

Indian soldiers, Pakistani civilians among dead in Kashmir clash

India and Pakistan blamed one another for cross-border shelling in the disputed Kashmir region which killed and injured soldiers and civilians on both sides and made it one of the deadliest days since New Delhi revoked Kashmir's special status in August. India said there was heavy shelling by...

U.K. serial killers had affair in prison, lawyer claims

U.K. serial killers had affair in prison, lawyer claims

Notorious U.K. serial killers Rose West and Myra Hindley were lovers in prison, according to one of their former lawyers. West’s ex-attorney Leo Goatley claimed his client fell for the Moors murderer in 1995 after they were both jailed in the hospital wing of Durham prison.

India's Nuclear Weapons Arsenal Keeps Getting Bigger and Bigger

India's Nuclear Weapons Arsenal Keeps Getting Bigger and Bigger

A large arsenal in a dangerous part of the world.

House GOP Leader Praises Mark Zuckerberg for Political Ads Policy

House GOP Leader Praises Mark Zuckerberg for Political Ads Policy

(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. chief executive Mark Zuckerberg’s decision not to ban political ads that Democrats say are inaccurate drew praise from the top Republican in the House of Representatives Friday.Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a California Republican, said he appreciated Zuckerberg’s...

Louis Vuitton x Donald Trump: the big fashion collab no one asked for

Louis Vuitton x Donald Trump: the big fashion collab no one asked for

Is Louis Vuitton not worried about the threat of aligning their plastic-y, tan hides with the plastic-y tan hide in chief? Donald Trump visits the Louis Vuitton Rochambeau Ranch leather workshop in Keene, Texas. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/ReutersLouis Vuitton, the most valuable luxury brand in the...

Boeing Pilot Complained of 'Egregious' Issue With 737 Max in 2016

Boeing Pilot Complained of 'Egregious' Issue With 737 Max in 2016

For months, Boeing has said it had no idea that a new automated system in the 737 Max jet, which played a role in two fatal crashes, was unsafe.But on Friday, the company gave lawmakers a transcript revealing that a top pilot working on the plane had raised concerns about the system in messages to...

Turkey urges US to use 'leverage' to get Kurdish force pullout: AFP interview

Turkey urges US to use 'leverage' to get Kurdish force pullout: AFP interview

Turkey on Saturday urged the United States to use its "leverage" over Syrian Kurdish forces to ensure an orderly pullout under an agreement reached with Washington, a presidential spokesman told AFP. Ankara had no intention of "occupying" any part of the neighbouring country,...

Chicago strike means day off for some, emergency for others

Chicago strike means day off for some, emergency for others

Chicago parents leaned on family, friends and community groups as 25,000 teachers in the nation's third-largest school district went on strike this past week, canceling classes for more than 300,000 kids. For some families, the Chicago Teachers Union walkout meant a day off and a bit of...

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