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Nov 12 2018

Miley Cyrus Loses Her Home as Fires Continue to Devastate California

Gov. Jerry Brown said California is requesting aid from the Trump administration. "It's a time to pull together and work through these tragedies". "There were people ...

Nov 12 2018

Australian woman accused of planting needles in strawberries 'motivated by spite'

Queensland police notified the public of a safety risk on September 12 after the contaminated punnets were discovered. Queensland Police said it had conducted a "c...

Nov 11 2018

Americans elect Muslim women to US Congress for first time

Keith Ellison . She later became the first Somali-American to serve in a state legislature. Omar and Tlaib are among 100 or more Muslims who ran for office in 201...

Nov 11 2018

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital after serious fall

She's an icon for women and progressives of all factions; a vital figure in a time where politics and societal issues are rife with tension. She previously fractured tw...

Nov 11 2018

Injured as Plane Crash Lands at Airport in Guyana

The airline released in statement saying: "We can confirm that Fly Jamaica flight OJ256 bound for Toronto has returned to Georgetown with a technical problem and has su...

Nov 11 2018

Imelda Marcos faces Philippines arrest after guilty verdict

Marcos faces arrest after the Sandiganbayan found her guilty of 7 counts of graft related to private organizations created in Switzerland while she was a government offic...

Nov 10 2018

President Trump expected to snub Paris Peace Forum

President Donald Trump is asking if there's anything better than celebrating the end of a war. Trump arrived in Paris for World War 1 commemorations on Friday night...

Nov 10 2018

Wildfires rage across California, killing at least five

The remains of five of the victims in Northern California were discovered in or near burned out cars, three outside residences and one inside a home, Butte County's Hon...

Nov 10 2018

Shooting at California bar, at least 11 shot

Ventura County sheriff's Capt. Garo Kuredjian said hundreds of people were inside the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks at 11:20 p.m., and shots were still being ...

Nov 10 2018

Pompeo to meet top N.Korean official in NY

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he expects to meet again with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un early next year and that a meeting between U.S. China and Ru...

Nov 10 2018

Broward County: Trump wades into Florida Senate election chaos

Following Elias' call with reporters , the Scott campaign - which filed a lawsuit against Broward and Palm Beach counties over public records he claimed weren't provid...

Nov 09 2018

Camp Fire burns through Northern California

Evacuation orders are in place for Paradise, Magalia, Concow, Butte Creek Canyon and Butte Valley while hundreds of firefighters battle the blaze. A hospital and 11 sch...

Nov 09 2018

Democrats projected to get 238 seats in House of Representatives

Yet Trump's party will maintain Senate control for the next two years, at least. Democrats quickly made important gains in the House, but Republicans defended in cr...

Nov 09 2018

Locals participate in nationwide rallies to support Robert Mueller

According to a September report from the New York Times , Whitaker was in line to replace U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein when Rosenstein was reportedly ...

Nov 09 2018

Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: We Need to Confront Trump's Creeping Authoritarianism

Pressley was the first black woman to serve on Boston's city council and made history again after defeating the 10-term incumbent Michael Capuano in the primary. As ...

Nov 09 2018

Florida Restores Voting Rights to More Than 1.4 Million Ex-Felons

In 14 other states and Washington, D.C., they lose their rights only while incarcerated. The ballots in Missouri and Utah included proposals to legalize the medical use o...

Nov 09 2018

FAA Issues Emergency Order For Boeing 737 MAX 8s & 9s

An Indonesian official said both the plane and the two pilots aboard have been grounded while an investigation is underway. The US Federal Aviation Administration iss...

Nov 09 2018

Kyrsten Sinema, Martha McSally Election Results: Who Is Winning?

ET Thursday, Sinema held a slim lead with 49.1% of the vote, while McSally was right behind with 48.6% of the vote, with 83% of the vote reported , CNN results show . B...

Nov 09 2018

Democrats warn Trump after Attorney General Sessions forced out

Now, his chief of staff, Matthew Whitaker , 49, will fill in as Acting Attorney General. Whitaker criticized both aspects past year, and as he is now taking over oversig...

Nov 08 2018

Russian Jet Intercepts U.S. Navy Plane Over Black Sea

A statement by the US Navy said the crew of the EP-3 reported turbulence following the first interaction, and vibrations from the second. As noted in the U.S. The n...