Rubio and Corker switch to 'yes' on GOP tax bill, giving it big boost
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:55:00 GMT
Hours before House and Senate Republicans plan to release their joint tax bill, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., gave their efforts a boost after announcing his support in response to late changes to its child tax credit.
Trump praises police after blasting 'sad,' 'disgraceful' FBI
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:33:00 GMT
In remarks to the FBI National Academy that also touched on immigration and violent crime, Trump called himself a "true friend and loyal champion" of police.
Iran breaks ban on live Western music — but don't expect any dancing
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:18:00 GMT
This week marked something of a watershed, with German electronic musician Schiller bringing his pulsating beats to awestruck audiences in the capital Tehran.
Peter Jackson seems to confirm Harvey Weinstein blacklisted actresses
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:37:00 GMT
The purported exile of once-promising actresses has come under the spotlight this year amid the wave of sexual misconduct claims against Harvey Weinstein.
The Week in Pictures: Dec. 8 - 15
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:45:00 GMT
The horse Roy Moore rode in on, buildings pierce the fog, surfers under smoky skies and more of the best pictures of the week.
Tillerson retreats on offer of unconditional North Korea talks
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:45:00 GMT
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stepped back from previous comments and said North Korea must earn the right to negotiate with the United States.
'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' comes up short on box office record
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:03:00 GMT
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" set a record for the second-largest Thursday night preview gross in North America, trailing only "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
Female House candidate ends campaign after sexual harassment accusations
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:20:00 GMT
Andrea Ramsey, a candidate for a Kansas congressional seat, ended her campaign after past allegations of sexual harassment against her resurfaced.
NFL owner under investigation for alleged workplace misconduct
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:09:00 GMT
The Panthers announced on Friday that team owner Jerry Richardson is under investigation for workplace misconduct.
Why parents should think twice before endorsing Facebook's kid-friendly app
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:21:11 GMT
The social media giant is making it that much easier for children to become addicted to their screens.
Twinkling holiday lights spread cheer around the world
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:03:13 GMT
From Maine to Romania, glittering holiday lights are cutting through the gloom as winter descends.
Canadian police probe 'suspicious' deaths of billionaire couple
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:43:03 GMT
Barry Sherman, founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex Inc, and his wife, Honey, were found dead in their mansion on Friday.
EPA delays post-Flint rule changes for lead in drinking water
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:27:00 GMT
The EPA is moving forward to update regulations to reduce lead in drinking water, but says the effort will take months longer than planned.
Grand jury blames Penn State's 'shocking apathy' before pledge's death
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:54:00 GMT
The report, based on a 10-month investigation, said Penn State administrators 'displayed a shocking apathy to the potential danger associated with doing nothing.'
What's next for net neutrality, and when will we see change?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:41:00 GMT
After the FCC voted to repeal laws that govern a free and open internet for all, when can we expect to see changes to our service and fee structure?
The U.S. bought this anti-tank weapon. 59 days later, ISIS had it.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:31:00 GMT
Weapons bought by the U.S. military ended up in the hands of ISIS fighters within two months, according to a report published by Conflict Armament Research.
In defense of bad Christmas movies
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:09:11 GMT
The so-bad-they're-good holiday staples are a form of catharsis for some people — and cheaper than therapy.
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