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Sexual Assault Groups Stop Work With Senators Over Treatment Of Christine Blasey Ford

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:10:21 -0400

For two years, a task force of national sexual assault and domestic violence....
In the marquee Texas Senate race, Cruz and O'Rourke take to the debate stage

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:05:40 -0400

After months of back and forth, Republican Ted Cruz will meet Democrat Beto O’Rourke in a debate on domestic issues.....
DOJ Convinces Trump To Back Off Declassifying Secret Russia Probe Documents, For Now

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:45:57 -0400

WASHINGTON ― The Justice Department has succeeded, for the moment, in....
Fear and fanfare as Hong Kong launches China rail link

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 22:38:17 -0400

A new high-speed rail link between Hong Kong and mainland China launched Sunday, a multi-billion-dollar project that critics say gives away part of the city's territory to an increasingly assertive Be....
Yes, Yandy Really Made A 'Sexy' 'Handmaid's Tale' Halloween Costume

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:04:12 -0400

Welp: If you ever wanted to know what a "sexy" "Handmaid's Tale" costume looks....
'Hotep' — community action in East New York

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:42:18 -0400

East New York, a residential neighborhood in the eastern section of Brooklyn, has battled poverty since the 1950s. In April 2018, I began documenting grassroots community action in response to the so....
Queens stabbing: Three infants among five people stabbed at 'illegal' New York day care centre

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:01:00 -0400

At least five people, three of them infants, have been stabbed at an in-home daycare centre in New York City, according to police. The stabbings occurred just before 4am in the Flushing neighbourhood....
The Tesla Model 3 follows its predecessors and gets a NHTSA perfect safety rating

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:08:13 -0400

The NHTSA (US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) tested the safety of the Tesla Model 3 sedan and, just like the Model S and Model X, the car has received perfect 5-star ratings in every ....
Duke shuts natgas plant due to Florence floods, coal ash leak feared

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:28:14 -0400

(Reuters) - Duke Energy Corp said it shut down a North Carolina natural gas plant due to flooding as the deluge of water continued in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed more than 4....
Photos of the week: 9/14 - 9/21

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:00:00 -0400

Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm this week, but still caused....
Joe Biden: Christine Blasey Ford 'Shouldn't Have To Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:40:07 -0400

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday defended his handling of Anita....
New details: Man accused of trying to steal plane

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:11:36 -0400

Authorities say a man who is being accused of attempting to steal an American Airlines jet had a commercial pilots license and was in the U.S. with a Canadian passport.....
Iran vows 'crushing response' after gunmen kill 29 at army parade

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 21:48:18 -0400

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vowed a "crushing" response after assailants sprayed a crowd with gunfire, shooting dead at least 29 people including women and children Saturday at a military parade ....
Mueller Probe's Fate Hinges On Rod Rosenstein Convincing Trump He Was Just Joking

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:21:54 -0400

The fate of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation could....
Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:27:06 -0400

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after body was pulled from a capsized ferry that Tanzanian authorities said was badly overcrowded and upended in the final stret....
3D-Printed Gun Creator Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan After Sexual Assault Charge

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:05:51 -0400

Cody Wilson ― 3D-printed gun creator, neo-Nazi funder and sexual assault....
Japan space probe drops hopping rovers towards asteroid

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:14:17 -0400

A Japanese space probe Friday released a pair of exploring rovers towards an egg-shaped asteroid to collect mineral samples that may shed light on the origin of the solar system. The "Hayabusa2" prob....
Vietnam's president dies after viral illness

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 04:15:32 -0400

Quang's rise, at a time of growing dissent on social media and challenges to the party's authority, signaled limits to Vietnam's liberal agenda, despite a growing openness to social change and sweepin....
Defense of Kavanaugh turns to theory of evil look-alike before collapsing under ridicule

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:48:52 -0400

Brett Kavanaugh’s allies suggested a look-alike had committed the sexual assault of which the nominee has been accused.....
'We Do Not Support This Conduct.' PayPal Joins the Growing Number of Sites to Ban InfoWars

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:17:31 -0400

'We do not support this conduct'....
N.C. hog farmers caught in conundrum: US loves pork, but not Big Pork

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:41:29 -0400

In Mr. Carter’s view, the fact that only 23 lagoons became inundated and 31 have overtopped is a sign of farm ingenuity in a state with 3,300 such lagoons across more than 2,000 farms. “We need an at....
China summons US ambassador over military sanctions

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:52:33 -0400

China summoned the US ambassador on Saturday to lodge an official protest over sanctions imposed by the United States against a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian fighter jets and missil....
Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Reports

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:18 -0400

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year that he covertly....
Guatemalan gets 16 years in crash that killed Colts player

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:59:01 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. was sentenced Friday to the maximum of 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Ed....
Hurricane Florence: Family Demands Answers After 2 Mental Health Patients Drowned

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:36:31 -0400

The two women were being transported in a van at the time of their deaths.....
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Supercharged / SVR

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:10:00 -0400

Today, however, there's a veritable smorgasbord of hot SUVs aimed at wealthy driving enthusiasts with a kid or three. The Range Rover Sport Supercharged brings an intriguing combination of luxury and....
Chilean archbishop seeks dismissal of sex abuse cover-up charges

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:10:53 -0400

(Reuters) - Attorneys for Chile's most senior cleric said on Friday they will ask a judge to drop charges he covered up sexual abuse amid a scandal that has rocked the Chilean Roman Catholic Church an....
Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday Hearing

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 21:17:49 -0400

After days of negotiations and uncertainty, the Senate Judiciary Committee and....
Teacher suspended after being reported for kissing a student in classroom: Part 2

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:16:18 -0400

Elizabeth Thomas says she was teased by students and teachers after Tad Cummins was suspended from her school.....
'We Are at an Impasse.' Britain's Theresa May Plays Chicken with E.U. Leaders Over Brexit

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:22:18 -0400

U.K. prime minister Theresa May will stand by the Brexit plan rejected by 27 European leaders, putting the U.K. into a deadlock over Brexit....
Israel says retains Syria freedom of action despite downed Russia plane

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:41:37 -0400

Israel's coordination with Russia on its attacks in Syria remains unchanged despite the deadly downing of a Russian plane and the Jewish state retains its right to decide on military actions, an Israe....
Michael Cohen visits NY courthouse a month after guilty plea

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:21:50 -0400

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, paid an unannounced visit Friday to the federal courthouse in New York where he pleaded guilty a month ago.....
The 64 Most Delish Mexican Recipes

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:47:00 -0400

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Time Out releases picks for top 50 coolest neighborhoods in the world

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:23:54 -0400

For an authentic taste of Paris life, bypass the Champs-Elysées and head over to the colorful Kurdish and Indian community of Strasbourg-Saint-Denis. While in Seoul, gloss over Gangnam and instead ad....
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-class Sedan Is a Worthy Luxury Entry Point

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:20:00 -0400

One of the first things we were told during the briefing for the new Mercedes-Benz A-class sedan is that there are four ways to interact with it. Well of course there are, we thought, mentally tickin....
Chinese police arrest 21 over data theft at Alibaba's delivery arm: Xinhua

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 04:37:58 -0400

Chinese police on Friday arrested 21 suspects in connection with the theft of customer information from Alibaba Group Holding's logistics affiliate Cainiao Network, state news agency Xinhua reported. ....
Kavanaugh Friend Stirs Outrage With Twitter Conspiracy Theory On Christine Blasey Ford

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:27:55 -0400

A conservative lawyer and friend of Brett Kavanaugh's who has been....
Family, friends hold a vigil for murdered jogger

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:14:24 -0400

Police have not determined a motive for the man who murdered a D.C. tech executive, but said he tested positive for cocaine and had a history of mental illness. ABC News' Janai Norman reports.....
Still work to do before second Trump-Kim summit: Pompeo

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:00:09 -0400

Pompeo told NBC News in a separate interview that he hoped the meeting could take place "before too long," and that he hoped he himself would get a chance to travel to Pyongyang again to negotiate bef....
China comes out ahead in Vatican deal: analysts

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:49:12 -0400

The landmark deal between China and the Vatican is a win for Beijing, giving official recognition to bishops appointed by the government despite a crackdown on religion, and potentially softening the ....
Donald Trump Has A Very, Very Long History Of Not Believing Women

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:12:52 -0400

After a week of exercising some restraint, President Donald Trump on Friday....
The Latest: Hawaii national parks reopens after lava shut it

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 15:08:04 -0400

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the reopening of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park after an eruption that caused widespread damage to infrastructure (all times local):....
General Electric Company (GE) Stock Is Going From Bad to Worse

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:34:10 -0400

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) confirmed this week that it has had a major failure in one of its turbines at the Colorado Bend power plant. J.P. Morgan analyst Stephen Tusa says it's unclear jus....
27 Mexican-Inspired Recipes Using Ground Beef

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:56:00 -0400

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Five people, including three babies, stabbed at New York daycare centre

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:33:12 -0400

Three babies and two adults were slashed during an early-morning assault at a suspected illegal childcare centre in New York City on Friday, police said. A 52-year-old woman who works there as a "....
Joe Biden Says Christine Blasey Ford 'Should Not Have to Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:05:10 -0400

"She deserves to be treated with dignity"....
Interior and Passenger Space

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:10:00 -0400

The Range Rover Sport Supercharged has an attractive, well-equipped cabin, but the interior fittings don't feel any more special than those found in the V-6–powered Range Rover Sports. What is new, h....
Commerce Secretary Ross can be deposed in lawsuit over census: judge

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:31:20 -0400

U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman in Manhattan ruled that Ross, who oversees the census, must submit to a four-hour deposition because his "intent and credibility are directly at issue" in the litigati....
India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:41:34 -0400

India on Friday cancelled rare talks between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart set for next week on the sidelines of a major UN conference, just one day after saying it would go ahead....
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen giving 'critical information' to Russia investigation

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:45:00 -0400

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer, has said he is providing “critical information” as part of the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential electio....