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Yes, Russia Likely Did Swing Votes For Donald Trump

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 05:01:13 -0500

WASHINGTON ― As John Bentley waited in line to see President Barack Obama campaign for Hillary Clinton just days before the 2016 election, he worried that he’d been unable to persuade his son to cast ....
'How dare you': CNN's Camerota clashes with NRA's Loesch over her claim that media 'love' mass shootings

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:17:38 -0500

The national spokeswoman for the National Rifle Association on Friday doubled down on her claim that members of the media “love” mass shootings, like last week’s school massacre in Parkland, Fla., bec....
As The U.S. Looks To Australia For Hope On Guns, Its Laws Are Being Quietly Pulled Back

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 22:49:27 -0500

In the wake of several mass shootings in the United States, including last week’s massacre of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, gun control advocates often point to Austral....
The Latest: Spared Texas inmate expresses gratitude

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:57:03 -0500

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Texas inmate (all times local):....
This Las Vegas Airport Is Letting People Dump Their Marijuana Before Flying

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:39:29 -0500

Cannabis is legal in Nevada but still banned by the U.S. government....
The Parkland Teens Are Giving These Columbine Survivors Hope

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:23:53 -0500

Last week, Austin Eubanks had just wrapped up his speech at a school in Colorado when he noticed he had a message on his phone.....
Boko Haram girls were not freed in heroic mission after all, Nigerian officials admit

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:44:50 -0500

Nigerian officials have apologised after falsely claiming to have staged a dramatic rescue of a group of schoolgirls taken in a mass abduction by Boko Haram on Monday night. Officials in northern Yobe....
Nikki Haley attacks Russia for 'stalling' vote on Syria ceasefire: 'How many more people will die before Security Council votes?'

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:12:00 -0500

America’s ambassador to the United Nations blasted Russia for delaying a vote on a ceasefire in Syria for the besieged area of eastern Ghouta, saying “the Syrian people can’t wait”. “Unbelievable tha....
Suspect in Filipina's death in Kuwait arrested, wife sought

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 21:17:18 -0500

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Lebanese man suspected in the death of a Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in a freezer in Kuwait has been arrested, the Philippine foreign secretary said Friday.....
Trump on Parkland shooter: 'A teacher would have shot the hell out of him before he knew what happened'

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:17:15 -0500

President Trump on Friday castigated the armed resource officer in Parkland, Fla., who resigned from the Broward County Sheriff’s office after surveillance footage showed he waited outside the school ....
Car Rental Company Enterprise Holdings Ends Discounts For NRA Members

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:13:49 -0500

One of the world’s largest car rental companies is cutting ties with the National Rifle Association.....
One of two men hired by man who planned his family's murder confesses to cops: Part 4

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:28:48 -0500

As Bart Whitaker fled to Mexico under an alias, cops found evidence he may have planned his family's murder two years earlier.....
Apple, Amazon, YouTube Urged To Pull NRA TV Channel

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:19:28 -0500

Amazon, Apple, Roku and YouTube are facing increased calls to drop the National Rifle Association’s TV channel from their streaming services, as backlash against the organization grows following a Flo....
Woman Charged With Suffocating 3 Infants in the 1980s

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:49:33 -0500

The cases were reopened in March 2015 after Nancy Moronez's daughter told police her mother confessed to suffocating Moronez's son....
35 Sleek & Inspiring Contemporary Kitchen Design Ideas

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:05:00 -0500

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Parkland Survivor: 'I've Never Been So Unimpressed By A Person' After Trump Call

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:19:55 -0500

President Donald Trump has spoken to and met with several survivors and family members of victims of last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida.....
At least 23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:04:31 -0500

At least 23 people, mostly soldiers, were killed and more than a dozen wounded in a series of attacks and suicide bombings in Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, the latest assaults on the war-to....
Los Angeles fire: 100 fire-fighters tackle huge blaze at apartment building in Pico Rivera

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:30:00 -0500

One person was injured after a massive fire broke out at an apartment complex near Los Angeles. Firefighters were forced to exit the building and go into “defensive mode” to battle the flames, the Lo....
As Ivanka visits South Korea, Trump targets the North

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:47:47 -0500

President Trump announced that the U.S. was imposing a new round of sanctions taking aim at North Korea, the latest effort to tighten the economic vise in response to the Stalinist regime’s nuclear an....
The NRA Wasn't Always A Front For Gun Makers

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:01:13 -0500

On Thursday, Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association and unofficial leader of America’s largest cult, took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) meeting in Was....
Texas governor accepts recommendation, spares inmate

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:46:49 -0500

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday spared the life of a convicted killer shortly before the man's scheduled execution for masterminding the fatal shootings of his mother a....
Florida School's Armed Officer Did "Nothing" During Shooting

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:29:55 -0500

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Prestigious U.S. colleges won't reject students who protest guns

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 12:07:15 -0500

Many school districts officials have threatened to suspend high school students who take part in nationwide gun control walkouts and other demonstrations called by survivors of the mass shooting that ....
Citizenship agency removes description of US as 'nation of immigrants'

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:34:23 -0500

Immigrants become American citizens during a naturalization ceremony. The government agency in charge of granting citizenship to prospective Americans has removed a passage from its mission statement....
12 Tweets On Gun Violence And Mental Health Everyone Should Read

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:37:13 -0500

If you mapped out the discussion about the major causes of gun violence following every mass shooting in the United States, it would almost certainly lead you to the same destination: mental illness.....
Trump says Kushner’s security clearance will be up to John Kelly

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:16:58 -0500

During a joint press conference with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday, a reporter asked President Trump a question about his son-in-law Jared Kushner’s security clearance, to which....
YouTube 'reprimands InfoWars' for promoting Florida school shooting conspiracy theory

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 10:16:00 -0500

A far-right site known for its false and outlandish conspiracy theories has reportedly been reprimanded by YouTube after it posted a video which suggester survivors of the Florida school shooting were....
Author Eric Metaxas, evangelical intellectual, chose Trump, and he's sticking with him

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:00:12 -0500

Eric Metaxas, who wrote a bestselling biography of the anti-Nazi pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer, surprised his friends when he came out in support of Donald Trump. And nothing that has happened since the ....
National Rifle Association facing backlash as corporate giants drop links with gun lobby group

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:35:32 -0500

A wave of companies has ended their association with the National Rifle Association as the backlash against the gun lobby group spreads. In the wake of the Parkland shooting, companies have come under....
Attorney: Mayor has turned over phone code in affair probe

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:53:59 -0500

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor Megan Barry's attorney said Friday that she has provided the passcode for her personal cellphone to state authorities, who are searching the device as they ....
Ex-NFL Player In Custody After Instagram Post Prompts High School Closure

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:22:29 -0500

An Instagram post by former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin prompted a private Los Angeles area high school to shut down Friday as authorities worked to understand the somewhat cryptic message.....
Canada to accept bid from Boeing for new fighter jets

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:16:14 -0500

Canada said Thursday it was allowing Boeing to submit a bid to replace the country's aging F-18 fleet, after an earlier trade dispute between the American manufacturer and Ottawa. The announcement ca....
Congressional Democrats Go Scorched Earth Against A Progressive Candidate

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:48:38 -0500

A Democratic candidate running for Congress has attracted the opposite of an endorsement from her own party: A full-throated denouncement declaring her unfit for office.....
CDC seeking $400 million to replace lab for deadliest germs

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:05:32 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen years after building a state-of-the-art lab for the world's most dangerous germs, the nation's top public health agency is asking for more than $400 million to build a....
Former RNC Chair Fires Back At Claim He Was Only Hired Because He Was Black

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:10:22 -0500

Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele blasted Friday a leading conservative’s speech that claimed that he had only been hired because he is black as “painfully stupid.”....
Texas governor issues last-minute reprieve for son who ordered family killed

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:45:30 -0500

Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday issued a last-minute reprieve for a death row prisoner who hired a gunman to kill his family after his father, whom he sought to murder, pleaded for his son's li....
Two top White House advisers may leave over tensions with Trump: sources

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:13:26 -0500

By John Walcott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Longstanding friction between U.S. President Donald Trump and two top aides, the National Security Adviser and the Chief of Staff, has grown to a point that eit....
Delta and United Airlines Cut Ties With NRA Amid Call to Boycott

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 12:18:10 -0500

Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Continental Holdings Inc. became the latest companies to cut ties with the National Rifle Association....
Alabama postpones execution of inmate with damaged veins

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 02:05:35 -0500

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama on Thursday halted the execution of an inmate who had argued that his veins were too damaged for lethal injection, because medical staff did not think they could connec....
Gus Kenworthy Visits Dog Meat Farm in Korea: 'One of the Saddest Places I've Ever Been'

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:34:27 -0500

"I am honestly feeling heartbroken," the 2014 Olympic silver medalist said.....
5 Reasons to Claim Social Security at Age 70

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:03:52 -0500

If you wait until you are 70 to take your Social Security benefit, you will receive monthly payments that are 32 percent higher than the benefits you would have received at 66, which is the retirement....
The Best Costumes Of The Olympic Women's Figure Skating Competition, Ranked

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:09:58 -0500

The women’s figure skating competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has come to a close, with Russian athletes Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva taking gold and silver respectively, and Canad....
Deaths mounts in Syria as UN weighs cease-fire resolution

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:09:59 -0500

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government warplanes carried out a sixth day of airstrikes Friday in the rebel-held suburbs east of Damascus, killing 32 people, activists said, as the death toll from a week of b....
How to Make Your Washer and Dryer Last

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:54:56 -0500

How long should your new washer and dryer to last? It's a topic of much debate. Given that most machines come with just a 1-year parts and labor warranty, we asked manufacturers what kind of long....
Philippine Catholics protest bill to legalise divorce

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 02:26:05 -0500

Around 2,000 Roman Catholic Filipinos protested in Manila on Saturday against a push to legalise divorce, with church groups also using the "Walk for Life" march to slam President Rodrigo Duterte's de....
The Pentagon Has Delivered Its Transgender Military Proposal To Trump

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:37:24 -0500

Defense Secretary James Mattis has delivered his recommendations concerning transgender troops to President Donald Trump, the Pentagon confirmed to HuffPost on Friday.....
NRA strikes a defiant tone, criticizes gun control advocates

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:14:32 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of the National Rifle Association are accusing gun control advocates of exploiting the deadly Florida school shooting, striking a defiant tone amid a renewed debate over guns....
Perris couple charged with torture of 13 children due in court

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:14:05 -0500

A Riverside County couple charged with torturing their children by starving, beating and shackling them is due in court on Friday.....
Adam Rippon Will Now 'Totally' Take Mike Pence's Telephone Call

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:23:36 -0500

Adam Rippon is now prepared to talk with Vice President Mike Pence.....
2018 Buick Regal GS

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:55:00 -0500

That's not a hatchback!....