|'You Were Busy': Trump Marvels At Antonin Scalia's Large Brood At Medal Ceremony|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:47:57 -0500|
|New Jersey couple and homeless man whose feel-good story went viral charged with GoFundMe scam|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:34:32 -0500|
|Nancy Pelosi Has A Math Problem But Plenty Of Potential Answers|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:12:21 -0500|
|List of retailers that will be closed on Thanksgiving 2018|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:13:45 -0500|
|Macron in Morocco for opening of high-speed railway|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:20:49 -0500|
French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Morocco on Thursday to take part in the inauguration of a high-speed railway line that boasts the fastest journey times in Africa or the Arab world. The French leader, who was invited by King Mohammed VI, will attend a grand ceremony at Tangiers' newly renovated train station, with heavy security measures put in place. Macron will travel with the monarch on the high-speed train from Tangiers, a major port linking Africa and Europe, to the capital Rabat.
|How Florida’s recount will work|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:38:58 -0500|
|Fatal infernos: California blazes grow as hundreds go missing|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:15:39 -0500|
The toll in the deadliest wildfires in recent California history climbed to 59 on Wednesday as authorities released a list of 130 people still missing. Most of those unaccounted for are from the Butte County town of Paradise, in northern California, which was virtually erased from the map by the so-called “Camp Fire” blaze that erupted last week. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea told journalists Wednesday evening that 461 search and rescue personnel and 22 cadaver dogs were involved in the effort to locate those missing and DNA testing was being expedited to identify the victims.
|Trevor Noah Provides 'Presidential Harassment' Training For House Democrats|
|Wed, 14 Nov 2018 23:05:18 -0500|
|Amazon HQ Move Criticized by New York City Council, U.S. Senator|
|Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:13:24 -0500|
About 250 people huddled against the cold wind in Long Island City Wednesday, near the East River site where Amazon plans to move in. U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand later used a Twitter posting to join the chorus of critics. The gathering in Queens included dozens of elected officials, including City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, who represents the district that includes Long Island City and who said he’d been shut out of any negotiations and only learned the deal had been consummated by reading about it in the newspaper.
|Yahoo News Explains: Is North Korea breaking the missile agreement with Trump?|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:29:17 -0500|
North Korea is reportedly continuing to develop its ballistic missile program. Following a summit with the U.S., North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed to dismantle his country’s main nuclear site. North Korea reportedly continues to make improvements to more than a dozen other sites that could launch conventional and nuclear missiles.
|Betsy DeVos proposes new sexual assault reporting rules for US campuses that ‘could help shield rapists’|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:26:00 -0500|
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has proposed a major change in the way American universities deal with campus sexual assault and harassment allegations in a move rights groups say could harm survivors. Ms DeVos has wants to add protections for those accused and limit situations in which schools would be required by law to investigate complaints brought forward by alleged victims, changes she said will treat both sides fairly. The requirements for investigation include only incidents which occurred on the universities’ campuses or property under the school’s authority and in those cases, only if the incident is reported to certain officials.
|Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Captions Instagram Stories From D.C. For The Deaf Community|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:01:48 -0500|
|Best Bites: Crispy prosciutto cups with goat cheese and figs|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:00:00 -0500|
|Best Bites: Traditional Thanksgiving cranberry brie tart with pancetta|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 -0500|
|Florida County Submits Recount 2 Minutes Late And State Rejects It|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:54:24 -0500|
|Southern California wildfire latest|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:21:11 -0500|
|Death Toll Rises To 63 In Northern California Camp Fire, 631 Now Unaccounted For|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:20:18 -0500|
|China’s Influence on Display as Leaders Converge on Island Nation|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:03:14 -0500|
China has been pouring money into the Pacific Island nation, injecting at least $5.9 billion of infrastructure spending since 2011 into an economy smaller than any U.S. state. The investment has highlighted the region’s growing status as a strategic battleground between China and U.S. allies ahead of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summits, which are bringing Xi, Vice President Mike Pence and other world leaders there this week. A banner advertising the state-owned China Railway Group flew over a construction site near cruise ships being used to house delegations.
|Canada welcomes U.S. sanctions on Saudis, weighs similar action|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:41:15 -0500|
Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Thursday welcomed U.S. Treasury sanctions on 17 Saudi officials for their role in the killing last month of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and said Canada was weighing similar action. "Canada welcomes the U.S. action," Freeland told reporters after touring a factory in Port Colborne, Ontario, adding that Canada will be "actively considering" similar sanctions in coming days. Khashoggi was murdered at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, and the U.S. Treasury on Thursday announced sanctions targeting Saudi nationals, not the Riyadh government.
|Democrats flip another House seat as Jared Giolden wins historic election in Maine|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:21:50 -0500|
The Marine Corps veteran and state Representative unseated Republican Representative Bruce Poliquin after starting the day trailing the incumbent by roughly 2,000 votes. After ranked-choice votes for two independents vying for the seat were redistributed, Mr Golden surged ahead with slightly more than 3,000 votes, according to the Portland Press Herald. Ranked-choice voting — which allows voters to choose their first pick on their ballot but rank other choices below that — is uncommon in the United States, but has been used in a number of local elections across the country in recent election cycles.
|New York Residents Grapple With Their Gigantic New Roommate, Amazon|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:14 -0500|
|Bullseye! Hilarious photos capture dogs showing impressive concentration before catching treats|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 07:18:48 -0500|
This unique collection of photographs shows the concentrated faces of dogs just before catching their beloved treats. Professional photographer Christian Vieler, from Germany, shot the latest series of his “Dogs Catching Treats in Trouble” collection with hilarious results. Some of the 48-year-old’s images show the happy faces of successful catches, whereas others illustrate pooches’ shocked reactions on seeing such large amounts of treats thrown at them at once.
|Morning Brief: The top news and buzzy moments you need to know|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:49:01 -0500|
|FBI, Aruba Police Probing Royal Princess Cruise Ship Death|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:47:45 -0500|
|The Definition of a Kilogram Just Changed. That's a Major Milestone in the Grand History of the Metric System|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:23:04 -0500|
|Nancy Pelosi In Peril|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:42:32 -0500|
|British PM fights rebellion over Brexit deal|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 03:11:53 -0500|
British Prime Minister Theresa May battled Friday to salvage a draft Brexit deal and her own political future. The Conservative leader said she believed with "every fibre of my being" in the Brexit course she had set, after facing a hostile parliament and seeing four ministers, including Brexit secretary Dominic Raab, quit the government. Members of parliament on all sides warned her there was no way the plan could win their approval, but she dismissed calls to quit, saying: "Am I going to see this through?
|FDA to ban flavored e-cigarettes at U.S. convenience stores|
|Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:15:59 -0500|
The much-anticipated announcement will mean that only tobacco, mint and menthol e-cigarette flavors can be sold at most traditional retail outlets such as convenience stores. The FDA also plans to seek a ban on menthol cigarettes, a longtime goal of public health advocates, as well as flavored cigars. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the moves are meant to prevent young people from continuing to use e-cigarettes, potentially leading to traditional cigarette smoking.
|Trump gets Elvis catchphrase wrong and praises Judge Scalia for how much sex he had during Medal of Freedom ceremony tribute|
|Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:42:00 -0500|
Donald Trump has misquoted one of the most famous phrases in music history during a presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony - claiming "Elvis has left the house". The president was recalling an Elvis Presley performance he had attended as he paid tribute to the rock 'n' roll star while bestowing what is thehighest civilian honour in the US alongside the Congressional Gold Medal. Mr Trump said overexcited fans were “ripping the place apart, screaming" and.
|Ryan Zinke Says California Wildfires Are Getting Worse But Won’t Mention ‘Climate Change’|
|Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:29:48 -0500|