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What Can We Expect From Megyn Kelly's New NBC Show?

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 08:10

The former Fox News host has a new gig—and it's not about politics.

Florida Man Killed By Gunman While Trying To Stop Verbal Assault

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 07:34

The suspect, described as a "black man with a thin build, possibly in his 30s" still remains at large.

Trump casts doubt over Iran nuclear deal after missile test

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 05:40

President Donald Trump gave a stark warning Saturday that cast growing uncertainty over whether a nuclear deal clinched with Iran would survive after the Islamic republic tested a new medium-range missile. State television carried footage of the launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which was first displayed at a high-profile military parade in Tehran on Friday. "Iran just test-fired a Ballistic Missile capable of reaching Israel.They are also working with North Korea.Not much of an agreement we have!" Trump tweeted.

'Human computer’ Katherine Johnson opens Nasa research facility named in her honour

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 04:13

One of Nasa’s “human computers”, who helped plan the mission that saw an American astronaut orbit the Earth for the first time, has opened a new research centre named in her honour. The key contribution of Katherine Johnson, 99, and other African-American women to the US space programme was recounted in the film Hidden Figures, which gave overdue recognition to their work.

Full Pelosi Interview: 'I Trust Him' on President's DACA Pledge

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 02:38

In an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) tells Chuck Todd that she believes the president will honor his commitment to pass new "Dreamer" legislation.

Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:57

By Michael O'Boyle and Noe Torres MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.2 aftershock that shook Mexico on Saturday was blamed for five deaths, spreading fear among anxious residents reeling from a string of natural disasters and interrupting the search for survivors from a bigger tremor earlier this week. The Popocatepetl volcano south of Mexico City sent a column of ash into the sky, capping an intense period of seismic activity including two powerful tremors this month that have killed more than 400 people and caused damage of up to $8 billion. Mexico's capital was shattered by Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 quake that flattened dozens of buildings and killed at least 307 people.

Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:56

President Donald Trump accused athletes on Friday of disrespecting the American flag by silently protesting, but taking a knee isn’t covered in the U.S. Flag Code’s respect section.

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 23:58

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, killing at least two people, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge, and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes that together have killed more than 400 people.

Helping Ponso, sole survivor of 'Chimpanzee Island' in I. Coast

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 23:17

Grand-Lahou (Ivory Coast) (AFP) - "Oooah! Oooah!" Screeching to see visitors on the forested "Chimpanzee Island" in Ivory Coast, Ponso is the last, lonely survivor of a colony of 20 apes who mysteriously died or vanished. Chimpanzee Island adjoins the village of Grand-Lahou in the Bandaman estuary, an outlying reach of tropical forest about 100 kilometres (60 miles) from the commercial capital, Abidjan. Since August 2015, the association Les Amis de Ponso (Friends of Ponso) has paid for the animal's food and for a dedicated carer, Germain Djenemaya Koidja, according to a wooden signpost near the landing stage and the website

LeBron James Explains Why Trump's Attack On The NFL Is Personal

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 21:09

It seems as if LeBron James has finally had enough of President Donald Trump.

Woman Goes On Rant Over Veteran's Service Dog In Restaurant

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 20:03

It’s probably a good thing service animals are trained to prepare for every situation, because one woman put one dog to the test.

Mexico school collapse spurs doubts over building code for quakes

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 19:15

By Daina Beth Solomon and Stefanie Eschenbacher MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The school collapse this week that killed at least 19 children during an earthquake has prompted many Mexicans to question whether building codes developed after a devastating 1985 temblor are too easily flouted. Stringent codes enacted after a massive temblor killed thousands three decades ago minimized damage this week across the metropolis of 20 million people, even if experts say it is nearly impossible to design structures to withstand any quake. "There are still gaps that mean new buildings don't always fully comply," said Roberto Meli Piralla, a structural engineer and expert on seismic preparedness at the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

Conservative theologians accuse pope of spreading heresy

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 18:16

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Several dozen tradition-minded Roman Catholic theologians, priests and academics have formally accused Pope Francis of spreading heresy with his 2016 opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.

Donald Trump Can't Stop Attacking Black Sports Figures

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 18:03

Saturday morning, President Donald Trump attempted to rescind a White House invitation he apparently had never extended, when he tweeted that Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was no longer welcome to make the customary visit to celebrate the team’s NBA championship.

Trump pressures U.S. senators to back Republican healthcare bill

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:38

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted Senator John McCain for dealing a possibly fatal blow to the latest Republican attempt to dismantle Obamacare.

Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:28

People across Puerto Rico struggled to dig out from the devastation left by Hurricane Maria.

These Are The 21 States Russian Hackers Targeted In The 2016 Election

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:00

The Department of Homeland Security told told election officials in 21 states on Friday that Russian hackers attempted to access their voting systems in the 2016 election.

Ask RideApart: How Hard Is It to Ride a Motorcycle?

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 15:24

Ask RideApart: How Hard Is It to Ride a Motorcycle? Readers: Hey, RideApart! How hard is it to ride a motorcycle? Kyra: I'm glad you asked! Readers: Wait, are you about to make this question an opportunity to teach a life lesson? Kyra: Why, yes, I think so!

5 Moments You Missed This Week On 'Days Of Our Lives,' 'Bold and the Beautiful,' And 'Young and the Restless'

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 14:28

These five major moments from this week's episodes of "Days of Our Lives," "The Young and the Restless," and "The Bold and the Beautiful" were too good to miss.

NASA Maps May Help Mexico Recover From Earthquakes

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 14:22

The maps were produced just hours after the 7.1 earthquake hit Mexico.