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Iran top diplomat in surprise Syria talks with Erdogan

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:51

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday held previously unannounced talks with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish presidency said, with the situation in Syria likely to have dominated the agenda. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, who attended the meeting, said "bilateral ties... (and) Syria" were on the agenda, state-run Anadolu news agency reported.

Newlywed Couple Killed in Crash on Way to Honeymoon: 'Don't Take a Day for Granted'

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:37

Amy Moffat, 28, and Stephen Graham, 30, were driving to Whistler, British Columbia, for their honeymoon when their car veered off the road near Yakima in Washington state about 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Duesenberg becomes most expensive American car ever sold!

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:35

One of just two SSJs built, owned by Hollywood star Gary Cooper and later by Briggs Cunningham, also becomes the most expensive pre-war car ever

Monterey Car Week: day three auction results

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:35

This was the big day, and the last day, and it was spectacular. The obvious highlight was the 250 GTO, but there was plenty more as well...

Candidate accused: Trump loyalist Duncan Hunter may show a criminal indictment isn’t the end of the campaign road

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:21

California Republican Duncan Hunter takes a page from the Trump playbook to try to distract voters from the federal charges against him.

British Thai cave rescue hero sends legal letter to Elon Musk threatening to sue over paedo accusation

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:12

The British caving expert who coordinated the rescue of 12 Thai children trapped underground has informed Elon Musk he is preparing to sue him, after the Tesla founder labelled him a “paedo” on Twitter.  Vernon Unsworth, 63, enraged the billionaire when he rejected his offer of sending a submarine to assist the rescue, pointing out that it was not a workable solution, and deriding it as a "PR stunt". He said Mr Musk could "stick his submarine where it hurts." Mr Musk hit back, calling Mr Unsworth a “paedo guy”, in a now-deleted tweet. He then issued an apology, and said he had tweeted “in anger”. Elon Musk, founder of Tesla But on Tuesday he reignited the controversy by mocking Mr Unsworth for not following up on his threat to take legal action. On Wednesday it emerged that Mr Unsworth’s lawyers had in fact sent Mr Musk a letter on August 6, informing him of their intention to sue for the “false and defamatory statements.” “You published through three different tweets to your twenty-two million followers that Mr Unsworth engages in the sexual exploitation of Thai children, and you did so at a time when he was working to save the lives of twelve Thai children,” wrote L. Lin Wood, an Atlanta-based defamation expert, in a letter obtained by BuzzFeed.  “You did so without any basis. According to a subsequent Twitter post, you did so out of anger.” A Tesla representative did not respond to The Telegraph’s request for comment. Mr Unsworth told Sky News on Wednesday: “It's all being dealt with, that's all I can say."

Man Risks His Life to Save 94-Year-Old Motorist Driving Wrong Way on Texas Highway

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 14:01

Thomas Prado, a delivery driver, was shocked to find the elderly motorist driving at 55 mph in the wrong direction.

Aretha Franklin Dressed in Blue During 2nd Viewing in Michigan

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:46

The Queen of Soul died on Aug. 16.

Shayna Hubers Case: Kentucky Woman Convicted of Killing Boyfriend Because He Was Leaving Her for Miss Ohio

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:43

Hubers sobbed in the courtroom as the guilty verdict was handed down.

Mourning John McCain

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:30

Residents lined up at the Arizona statehouse on Wednesday to pay respects to the late U.S. Senator John McCain, the Vietnam War hero and two-time Republican presidential candidate whose body will lie in state for the day at the Capitol Rotunda in Phoenix.

Fire Dept: 2 workers die in scaffolding collapse near Disney

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:02

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two construction workers fell to their deaths when scaffolding collapsed as they were pouring concrete on the seventh floor of a 16-story hotel under construction near Disney World early Wednesday, Orange County Sheriff's officials said.

Elon Musk Could Face Legal Action After Asking Why Cave Diver He Called A Pedophile Hasn't Sued

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:46

A tech billionaire who just couldn't stop tweeting stupid things may now face

11 Of Our Favorite Home Finds From Wayfair's Labor Day Sale

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:39

The arrival of Labor Day means it's nearly time to pack away those best-

Elon Musk challenged Thai cave rescue hero to sue him if he's not a 'pedo'. The diver's lawyers are now preparing legal action

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:20

When Elon Musk accused a Thai cave rescue hero of being a "pedo", he suggested he would have been sued if it was not true. Mr Musk has revived the bizarre accusation in recent hours when he posted a tweet suggesting once again that Vern Unsworth, one of the divers involved in the rescue, was a paedophile. In a strange conversation that began with a discussion of whether Mr Musk had cried or not, he argued with a Twitter user who suggested that he should have been more careful when he made the first accusation.

How America Should Handle Iran and North Korea

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:12

Washington must not use a one-size-fits-all approach.

Sonos Amp is the most important new product the company has launched in years

Macworld - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:01
It's not a powered speaker, and it's aimed primarily at customer installers. But audio enthusiasts should still be excited about Sonos’ first new product since going public.

More than 150 people arrested in immigration raid on Texas business

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:59

The raid was conducted by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), a branch of Ice. Agents from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice) arrested more than 150 people at a trailer manufacturer in north Texas based on allegations of immigration violations. At a Tuesday news conference shortly after the raid, officials called the arrests “one of the larger work site enforcement operations conducted at one site in the past 10 years”.

Twitter Users Blast Hypocrisy Of Donald Trump's 'Anonymous Sources' Warning

Top Stories - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:44

President Donald Trump's attempt at making a public service announcement about


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