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Aug 04 2017

Trump Spars With Australian Leader Over Refugees: 'I Hate Taking These People'

During a week in which Trump was repeatedly and harshly humiliated by Russia - to which he responded by attacking the U.S. Congress - the transcript reveals that Trump ...

Aug 04 2017

Poll Finds Most Americans Support Transgender Military Service

They said Trump tried to derail or obstruct the probe by 58 percent to 37 percent, that Russian Federation did intervene in the election by 63 percent to 31 percent, an...

Aug 04 2017

3 missing after building explosion, collapse at Minnehaha Academy in Minnesota

The bodies were found in the rubble of a building that partially collapsed during the blast at the Minnehaha Academy , Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel said during ...

Jul 30 2017

President Trump appears to endorse police brutality during speech

Trump then advised arresting officers to not assist suspects when they're ducking their heads to get inside the back of the cop vehicle. In the ideal world, such a st...

Jul 27 2017

Amazon Prime Now launches in Singapore, its first market in Southeast Asia

It is Amazon's first foray into the Southeast Asian market, and takes on local delivery services by the likes of FairPrice Online and RedMart in Singapore. His fellow res...

Jul 26 2017

Be a Part of the Latest Teaser for American Horror Story: Cult

Last week, the show's creator, Ryan Murphy , revealed the season's title Cult , and now, he's up to his old tricks. of giving away JUST enough detail that we're hangi...

Jul 26 2017

Greece announces new bond issue ending three-year market exile

The finance ministry in Athens said yesterday that it would sell five-year bonds and invited holders of debt that matures in 2019 to swap it for new paper at an expecte...

Jul 25 2017

Give up illusory thinking, withdraw troops: Beijing

Tensions between Beijing and Delhi escalated this June when Chinese teams started building a road on the plateau. Wu urged India to immediately withdraw its troops,...

Jul 24 2017

Warner Bros. gives the green light to Wonder Woman sequel

There have been a number of reports that Wonder Woman 2 will see Diana during the Cold War in the 1980's and that Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) will return in some capa...

Jul 24 2017

2nd woman sues Usher about herpes, this time for much more money

The new filing, by a Jane Doe , says she and Usher got together in Atlanta on April 16 at her home. She then cites another sexual encounter 12 days later in a New Or...

Jul 23 2017

Defuse border tensions through direct dialogue: Pentagon tells India, China

No country supports India's "aggression" vis-a-vis China in the Dokalam region at the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan, a Chinese state-run news website said in a ...

Jul 17 2017

Delta fires back at Ann Coulter after angry tweetstorm

Yet Coulter's rant (which can be viewed through an apolitical lens, since she simply wasn't nice) brought genuine fire, for she attempted to shame a female passenger, ...

Jul 16 2017

'Aladdin' cast for live-action adaptation revealed

Disney has finally revealed the cast for its live-action reboot of Aladdin . Aladdin is only one of a number of live-action updates of classic animated Disney ...

Jul 14 2017

Christopher Wong Won (1964 - 2017)

Mixx in 1984. Won was just 53 years old. Fittingly, he added, "We lost a legend". The three were later joined by Luther Campbell in 1990. The obscene label was eve...

Jul 13 2017

FBI director nominee Christopher Wray hearing set amid Russia, Trump Jr. turmoil

Initially, Trump cited a letter from the deputy attorney general detailing Comey's handling of the Clinton email investigation. It's not the first time Trump and his su...

Jul 10 2017

G-20 Tensions Simmer Over US Tariff Plan on Steel

The report found that other G20 economies inflicted 52 "hits" against US commercial interests in the first half of 2017, 29% fewer than in the same period past year, and ...

Jul 10 2017

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Richie Porte seriously injured after horrific Tour de France crash

Froome's other rivals followed the Italian, seemingly in order to remonstrate with him and tell him to wait. The damage from a brutal stage took its toll: Porte and Tho...

Jul 09 2017

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Swings to $50.5M Friday for $120M-Plus Launch

Spider-Man: Homecoming gets off to a blazing start in India with some terrific reviews and good box office collections on day 1. A bad or so-so movie can have a block...

Jul 07 2017

Peak 2 Fire Evacuation Notices To Stay Active Overnight

Per RWB, Peak 7 is under evacuation notice at this time. Another day of hot, dry weather is expected Thursday, and firefighters and the Summit County sheriff said at a ...

Jul 06 2017

Record Chomp: Reigning Champ Joey Chestnut Dominates Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest

Chestnut, informed of his new rival's threat to his reign, said he was looking forward to it. Thousands came out to watch the 10th annual contest, and the reigning cham...