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|Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director who has criticized the White House|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:38:23 -0400|
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders began her briefing on Wednesday by reading a statement from President Trump announcing his decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, a prominent critic of the current administration. The statement went on to list other current and former officials whose clearances would be under review.
|Masterpiece Cakeshop Owner Sues Colorado After Refusing To Bake Trans Woman's Cake|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:10:32 -0400|
|Florida Declares State Of Emergency As Red Tide Spreads|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:41:21 -0400|
|10 pieces to pack if you're planning a trip within your trip under $50|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 06:01:00 -0400|
|Ohio Secretary Of State Condemns False Claims About Voter Fraud|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:11:24 -0400|
|Taiwan company bows to China after boycott threat|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 06:57:30 -0400|
A Taiwanese coffee chain has become the latest business to bow to pressure from Beijing after Chinese web users threatened a boycott over a visit to one of its stores by the island's president. Tsai Ing-wen stopped off at a Los Angeles branch of the 85C Bakery Cafe this week during a US stopover in which she became the first Taiwanese leader to give a public speech on American soil in 15 years. Taiwan is a self-ruled democracy that considers itself a sovereign state but has never declared formal independence.
|Subaru Ascent Owners Will Get New Cars in Recall|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:23:00 -0400|
|Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's trial in Alexandria, Va.|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:00:58 -0400|
|Russia's S-500: How Putin Could Kill Air Force F-22s and B-2 Stealth Bombers?|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:02:00 -0400|
|Wisconsin flipped for Trump. Minnesota nearly did. What do their primaries predict for the midterms?|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:42:32 -0400|
The results of Tuesday’s primaries in Minnesota and Wisconsin were the latest in a series of revealing soundings from the region — tremors on the electoral Richter scale that help delineate the underlying forces shaping American politics.
|National Guard deploys thousands of soldiers to California|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:33:50 -0400|
|These Are The Chilling Stories Of Abuse Covered Up By The Catholic Church|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:20:27 -0400|
|Rising sea levels threatens coastal cities with more tsunamis, scientists warn|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00:00 -0400|
Tsunamis will become more common and more ferocious with global warming, scientists have warned after a study found that global sea level rises will increase the risk of coastal cities being wiped out. Smaller earthquakes that currently pose no serious tsunami threat could unleash waves capable of inundating coastal cities, researchers found in a study focusing on the city of Macau in China. Currently it is considered safe from tsunamis, despite lying within a major earthquake zone. At today's sea level, it would take a very powerful earthquake tipping past magnitude 8.8 to cause widespread tsunami flooding in Macau. But a half-metre rise in sea level - predicted to occur in the region by 2060 - could more than double the chances of a huge tsunami swamping the territory, according to the research. A three-foot sea level rise, expected by 2100, would increase the risk up to 4.7 times. The source of the earthquake danger is the Manila Trench, a massive crack in the floor of the South China Sea formed by the collision of two tectonic plates. It has generated numerous earthquakes, though none larger than magnitude 7.8 since the 1560s. A modest rise in sea levels would greatly amplify the tsunami threat from smaller earthquakes, the computer simulation study showed. Cities most prone to natural disaster Lead researcher Dr Robert Weiss, from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in the US, said: "Our research shows that sea-level rise can significantly increase the tsunami hazard, which means that smaller tsunamis in the future can have the same adverse impacts as big tsunamis would today. "The South China Sea is an excellent starting point for such a study because it is an ocean with rapid sea-level rise and also the location of many mega cities with significant worldwide consequences if impacted." The team's findings are reported in the journal Science Advances.
|Unite The Right Organizer Jason Kessler Gets Yelled At By Dad: 'Get Out Of My Room!'|
|Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:31:08 -0400|
|NYU To Cover Tuition For All Medical Students|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:15:24 -0400|
|Eight-second 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet Debuts on Woodward, Must Be Trailered There|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:02:00 -0400|
|Egypt finalizing details of long-term Hamas-Israel truce: source|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:16:20 -0400|
Egypt is finalizing details of a long-term truce deal between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip, an Egyptian security source said on Thursday, amid easing tensions on the border of the enclave where some two million Palestinians live. Cairo has brokered an interim truce that has allowed commercial goods into Gaza ahead of the Muslim Eid al-Adha feast which starts next week. "We are putting the final touches to the terms of the truce that will be signed by all sides, and we expect to announce the terms next week if Fatah helps us to do so," the source said, referring to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's mainstream party which dominates the occupied West Bank.
|Chinese plane slides off Manila airport runway in heavy rain|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:46:36 -0400|
A Chinese passenger jet slid off the runway as it landed at Manila airport in torrential rain, authorities said Friday, with all 165 people on board safely evacuated. The aircraft, carrying 157 passengers and eight crew, landed on its second attempt before skidding onto the grass, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines spokesman Eric Apolonio told AFP. The Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737 was still resting on its belly near the end of the airport's main runway early Friday, hours after the accident which occurred late on Thursday evening.
|Vice President Mike Pence Prays With Mollie Tibbetts' Family During Visit to Iowa|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:35:12 -0400|
|Pete Davidson Is Responsible for Groceries in Ariana Grande's Home|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:02:47 -0400|