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June 07, 2015
Refugee Office That Lost 1,500 Kids Not 'Legally Responsible' For Finding Them: Official

Refugee Office That Lost 1,500 Kids Not 'Legally Responsible' For Finding Them: Official

The government program meant to place unaccompanied children taken from the

Flake: 'I do hope that somebody runs on the Republican side' against Trump in 2020

Flake: 'I do hope that somebody runs on the Republican side' against Trump in 2020

During an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) refuses to rule out a 2020 run for the White House, and expresses support for someone to challenge President Trump

RFK Jr. Seeking New Investigation Into His Father's Assassination

RFK Jr. Seeking New Investigation Into His Father's Assassination

Robert Kennedy Jr. had a three-hour prison meeting in California with his

Fight breaks out between passengers on American Airlines flight

Fight breaks out between passengers on American Airlines flight

Cell phone video captures a flight attendant telling passenger Jason Felix that he can’t have more alcohol during a flight from St. Croix to Miami. A fight broke out after he threatened another passenger and Felix now faces federal charges.

The Parkland students stopped a huge corporation from donating to the NRA

The Parkland students stopped a huge corporation from donating to the NRA

The Parkland students are continuing to advocate for gun control, one issue at a time, and their efforts are creating real change. The latest proof of that is Publix, a supermarket chain found based in the southeastern United States. After boycotts and protests on Friday, the grocery store has...

University of Southern California president to step down in wake of scandal

University of Southern California president to step down in wake of scandal

(Reuters) - The president of University of Southern California is resigning after criticism over the school's handling of complaints that a campus health clinic gynecologist sexually abused his patients during pelvic exams, the school said on Friday. C.L. Max Nikias will step down after...

Commemorating veterans over Memorial Day weekend

Commemorating veterans over Memorial Day weekend

On Memorial Day weekend, towns and cities across the United States and around the world, commemorate veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces and the sacrifices they have made.

AMBER Alert Issued for New York Toddler After Mom's Body Found Stuffed in Bag in Woods

AMBER Alert Issued for New York Toddler After Mom's Body Found Stuffed in Bag in Woods

Police in western New York are searching for a missing 14-month-old boy whose mother’s dead body was found in the woods, stuffed in a plastic bag

Woman Killed By Border Patrol Identified As Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzales, 20

Woman Killed By Border Patrol Identified As Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzales, 20

The woman shot and killed by U.S. Border Patrol on Wednesday has been

Panda cub makes first public appearance at Malaysia zoo

Panda cub makes first public appearance at Malaysia zoo

A four-month-old panda cub made her first public appearance Saturday at the Malaysian zoo where she was born, to the delight of visitors. The fluffy little cub was the second born to Liang Liang, who has been on loan to Malaysia since 2014, aong with a male panda, a rare success story for natural...

With immigrant family separation policy, is Trump playing to base?

With immigrant family separation policy, is Trump playing to base?

Andrea Mitchell joins Ali Vitali to discuss the president's immigration policy and to ask whether it's an act of political base upkeep.

Venezuela releases imprisoned American Joshua Holt

Venezuela releases imprisoned American Joshua Holt

Sen. Bob Corker helped broker the release of Holt and his wife Thamy, who were accused of stockpiling weapons and held for two years without trial. They returned to the U.S. on Saturday.

London introduces contactless payments for buskers

London introduces contactless payments for buskers

London is introducing a contactless payment scheme for buskers in what organisers said would be a world first, Mayor Sadiq Khan said on Sunday as he unveiled a partnership with tech company iZettle. Under the "Busk in London" programme, street musicians in the British capital will be...

Weird Father's Day Gifts Your Dad Doesn't Know He Wants (But He Does)

Weird Father's Day Gifts Your Dad Doesn't Know He Wants (But He Does)

As a dad, I take Father's Day seriously ― but not the gifts.

Ireland votes to liberalize abortion laws with 66 percent in favor

Ireland votes to liberalize abortion laws with 66 percent in favor

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland voted by a landslide to liberalize its highly restrictive abortion laws as 66 percent of the electorate backed a referendum, official results showed on Saturday. Voters in the once deeply Catholic nation were asked if they wished to scrap a prohibition that was enshrined...

Booyah: Obama Photographer Hilariously Trolls Trump's 'Spy' Claim

Booyah: Obama Photographer Hilariously Trolls Trump's 'Spy' Claim

> A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on May 24, 2018 at 5:39am PDT

Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recovering

Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recovering

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The family of a woman and girl who were wounded in an Oklahoma restaurant shooting said Saturday that the victims didn't know the gunman or why he attacked them as they walked into the lakeside restaurant for a birthday party.

Mystery 'Wolf-Like' Animal Reportedly Shot In Montana, Baffles Wildlife Officials

Mystery 'Wolf-Like' Animal Reportedly Shot In Montana, Baffles Wildlife Officials

Montana wildlife officials are puzzled by the carcass of wolflike animal they

Tynes: NFL kneeling rule submits to Trump’s ‘fear-mongering’

Tynes: NFL kneeling rule submits to Trump’s ‘fear-mongering’

Tyler Tynes, writer for SB Nation, says the National Football League overstepped its bounds by issuing its latest National Anthem regulation. However, former NFL safety Jack Brewer says the league has every right to dissuade protests in the workplace.

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following Taiwan snub

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following Taiwan snub

China and Burkina Faso signed an agreement to establish diplomatic relations on Saturday, days after the west African nation cut ties with Taiwan in yet another victory for Beijing in its campaign to isolate the island. A communique on establishing relations was signed in Beijing by Chinese...

Superpower in the Sky: Why Israel Wants F-35s and Deadly New F-15s

Superpower in the Sky: Why Israel Wants F-35s and Deadly New F-15s

Although the F-35 saw its first combat duty this week in Israel, the Jewish state has reportedly decided to purchase more of the most advanced version of Boeing’s F-15 rather than buy more Joint Strike Fighters. On May 16, Flight Global—an aviation-focused news source—reported that Israel is...

Toyota Corolla Crashes Into Parked 1931 Ford Model A

Toyota Corolla Crashes Into Parked 1931 Ford Model A

Years of restoration painfully ends in the hands of a careless, distracted driver.

Palestinian President Abbas hospital stay extended

Palestinian President Abbas hospital stay extended

By Ali Sawafta RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who officials said is being treated for a lung infection, will remain in hospital for an eighth day on Sunday. The 82-year-old leader had been expected to be released from hospital in the occupied West Bank on...

Trump Slams Media For Concocting Official Who Actually Ran His White House Briefing

Trump Slams Media For Concocting Official Who Actually Ran His White House Briefing

President Donald Trump attacked The New York Times in a tweet Saturday,

Suspect wounds teacher, fellow student in 23rd school shooting in 2018

Suspect wounds teacher, fellow student in 23rd school shooting in 2018

The student, who was being held by police, was armed with two handguns when he shot a science teacher and another student in a science classroom at a Noblesville West Middle School on Friday morning, police in the community 25 miles (42 km) northeast of Indianapolis said. As of early Saturday,...

Summer in the city — New York City's parks in 1978

Summer in the city — New York City's parks in 1978

An exhibit of 65 images from 1978 offers a colorful glimpse into the history of New York City's parks.

Correction: Venezuela-Jailed American-Improbable Release

Correction: Venezuela-Jailed American-Improbable Release

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story May 26 about the release of an American jailed in Venezuela, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the U.S. government had imposed sanctions on Venezuelan first lady Cilia Flores. It has not.

Twitter #PutStarWarsInOtherFilms And It Was Universally Entertaining

Twitter #PutStarWarsInOtherFilms And It Was Universally Entertaining

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" hits this weekend and even though that film is

High school valedictorian addresses grads through bullhorn following speech ban

High school valedictorian addresses grads through bullhorn following speech ban

Christian Bales gave his graduation speech through a bullhorn outside the commencement venue after his school ruled his address too political to be given from the stage.

Erdogan asks Turks to help prop up plunging lira

Erdogan asks Turks to help prop up plunging lira

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday urged compatriots to change their foreign currency to the lira to help prop up the embattled currency. The lira has lost 16 percent of its value against the greenback in a month as markets became jittery after Erdogan indicated he wanted a greater...

China rages over US warships sailing near disputed islands, saying move 'seriously infringed' its sovereignty

China rages over US warships sailing near disputed islands, saying move 'seriously infringed' its sovereignty

China has reacted angrily after two US warships sailed near the disputed Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, describing the move as a “provocation” and accusing America of committing a serious infringement of the country’s sovereignty. A statement issued by the defence ministry said Chinese...

Exxon pulls offshore workers; Shell, Chevron cut output due to Alberto

Exxon pulls offshore workers; Shell, Chevron cut output due to Alberto

Exxon Mobil Corp evacuated non-essential workers from the Lena production platform in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto, the company said on Sunday. Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Chevron Corp shut production on platforms in the eastern Gulf of Mexico due to Alberto and evacuated...

Colombia to be Nato's first Latin American 'partner' as country prepares for elections which could spell end of peace deal

Colombia to be Nato's first Latin American 'partner' as country prepares for elections which could spell end of peace deal

Colombia will become the first country in Latin America to join Nato as a "global partner", the outgoing president announced on the eve of the first presidential elections since its bloody civil war came to an end. Juan Manuel Santos, who signed a peace deal with the left-wing Farc...

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — No one was injured Saturday when a small plane clipped a car from behind while making an emergency landing on a major freeway in Utah, authorities said.

Charity Won't Go By Name Of Kanye West's Mom After Kim Kardashian Tweets

Charity Won't Go By Name Of Kanye West's Mom After Kim Kardashian Tweets

Kim Kardashian West rose to the defense of her husband, Kanye West, on Twitter

Is America About to Go to War Against Iran?

Is America About to Go to War Against Iran?

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made clear on Monday that the Obama administration’s policy of détente toward Iran is dead. Now that President Donald Trump has withdrawn from the Iran nuclear deal, the United States’ is finished offering the Iranian government carrots, according to the former CIA...

BMW i8 Roadster First Edition Handover Event Had 18 Cars

BMW i8 Roadster First Edition Handover Event Had 18 Cars

The first 18 out of 200 hybrid roadsters roll out of Munich.

America revisits 'Pizza Bomber' mystery with new Netflix series

America revisits 'Pizza Bomber' mystery with new Netflix series

Netflix has now come out with a mini-series on the robbery and returns to a question that has divided opinion for 15 years: was that man, one Brian Wells, a willing accomplice, or was he the unwitting victim of a bizarre plot? The four fast-moving episodes of "Evil Genius," directed by...

Thousands march in France against Macron reforms

Thousands march in France against Macron reforms

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets across France on Saturday to demonstrate against Emmanuel Macron's policies, but the turnout fell short of expectations and the president said nothing would stop his economic reforms. The ministry estimated that just over 93,000 demonstrated in...

EPA chief's security bill soars, agency cites death threats

EPA chief's security bill soars, agency cites death threats

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt's security detail has cost taxpayers well over $3 million so far, up sharply from his predecessor during an equivalent period, according to details released by the agency, which said Pruitt's life had been threatened. Pruitt, who...

Why Finding the Source of Tainted Romaine Lettuce Is so Hard

Why Finding the Source of Tainted Romaine Lettuce Is so Hard

The E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce started two months ago, and it has sickened 172 people and killed one. But federal investigators still do not know how the lettuce came to be contam...

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized with Low Blood Pressure and Fatigue

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized with Low Blood Pressure and Fatigue

Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to the hospital on Sunday

Struggling in parliament, German far right takes to streets

Struggling in parliament, German far right takes to streets

BERLIN (AP) — A German far-right party that swept into parliament last year on a wave of anti-migrant sentiment is staging a march Sunday through the heart of Berlin to protest against the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel, accusing it of ruining Germany by allowing the mass immigration of...

Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info

Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and may take it to the Justice Department as part of an effort to...

Photo Dispatch: Death of the American motorcycle - and the search for next generation of riders

Photo Dispatch: Death of the American motorcycle - and the search for next generation of riders

As baby-boomers get older the US motorcycle industry is desperate to capture the younger demographic, or see its own death. The median age of motorcycle owners has increased from 32 to 47 since 1990, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC), and Harley-Davidson, America’s biggest...

The Week's Most Important Car Numbers

The Week's Most Important Car Numbers

From a one-off Ferrari to a new Shelby Mustang, these are the most important numbers of the week.

Tesla seeks to dismiss securities fraud lawsuit: U.S. court document

Tesla seeks to dismiss securities fraud lawsuit: U.S. court document

Tesla Inc on Friday asked a court to dismiss a securities fraud lawsuit by shareholders who said the electric vehicle maker gave false public statements about the progress of producing its new Model 3 sedan. Tesla did not seek to hide the truth, its motion to dismiss said. The company says its...

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