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May 26 2018

Australian grandma sentenced to death for drugs in Malaysia

She said she had been fooled into carrying the bag after travelling to China to see someone she met online called "Captain Daniel Smith", who had claimed to be a U.S. She...

May 25 2018

Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, accused of welfare fraud

Dolezal is charged with: theft by welfare fraud of $8,847 allegedly stolen between August 2015 through November 2017, perjury and making false claims to receive public as...

May 25 2018

As Austin sees slowest growth in years, Pflugerville rises up

Franklin last held the title in 2013, with Murfreesboro in the top spot from 2014 through past year. Cities with between 20,000 and 30,000 residents saw increasing rates ...

May 25 2018

Trump not allowed to block people on Twitter, judge rules

The seven users had each tweeted a message critical of the president before they were blocked. "It would end up applying to a wide range of government officials thr...

May 25 2018

Schiff: 'No evidence' to back up Trump's spy claim

Trump nevertheless has not fired Sessions, or Rosentein, or Mueller. They disparage President Trump's tweets decrying " spygate " as the usual Trump piffle. "You have t...

May 25 2018

Durango Public Library gears up for summer reading

Summer reading isn't just for the kids, though - Ascension Parish Library is introducing Beanstack this year. Summer reading programs are supported by the Friends of th...

May 25 2018

Shots Fired at Indiana Middle School, Two in Critical Condition

The school's academic year was scheduled to end next Friday. He tore his ACL playing basketball in his junior year, but after several surgeries he was back on the footbal...

May 25 2018

MH17 downed by Russian missile say investigators

The decision to hold Russia responsible follows on from Thursday's report by investigators looking into the crash, who said the Buk missile which brought down the p...

May 25 2018

Trump Cancels Summit, North Korean Leaders Leave Door Open For Talks

Until this week, however, we had only ever seen the highly secretive location from satellite photos. In a letter for Kim Jong Un , Trump wrote: "I was very much lookin...

May 23 2018

16:41US Diplomat in China Reports 'Abnormal' Sound, Pressure Sensations

The US State Department is looking into whether the report is similar to incidents in Cuba in 2016 and 2017, an American official told CNN, in which so-called "sonic ...

May 23 2018

Lawsuit: Woman Claims R.Kelly "Deliberately" Infected Her with STD

Rodgers filed suit with the Dallas Police Department claiming Kelly "mentally, sexually and verbally" abused her over the course of their year-long relationship when sh...

May 23 2018

Security advocates challenge facial recognition in policing

In a blog post past year, Amazon said a new feature let customers "identify people of interest against a collection of millions of faces in near real-time, enablin...

May 23 2018

Maddie Poppe Pens Heartfelt Message To Boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson

She said that he was one of the best things that American Idol gave her. Not only did America crown a new American Idol victor on Monday night's finale of the hit c...

May 23 2018

We must face facts, says M&S, as profits drop 62%

After taking account of special items of 514.1 million pounds, including the charge relating to store closures, pretax profit was 66.8 million pounds, a 62 percent fall. ...

May 22 2018

Maduro wins second term amid boycott

As the results were being announced, residents of Caracas protested just a few blocks from where Mr Maduro's supporters were celebrating. "We don't recognize this ele...

May 18 2018

California blast investigation leads to arrest

The dead and injured have not been named. The spa owner was believed to be the target, one official said. The scene has been rendered safe. While not charged with the...

May 18 2018

WWE Star Ronda Rousey Wants A Baby "Someday Soon"

It has been nearly a year that she is married to MMA fighter Travis Browne . She recently hinted that the couple may be planning on having kids in the near future. But...

May 18 2018

Hawaii residents urged to take shelter following volcano eruption

Mr. Poland said the explosion likely only lasted a few minutes and that ash accumulations were minimal, with likely trace amounts near the volcano and at the town, named ...

May 18 2018

BS Yeddyurappa Sworn in as the 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka

The Vijayanagar MLA has told a senior Congress leader attempting to protect the Congress MLAs from poaching that he would like to stay away from the Congress group until ...

May 18 2018

'Yanny' Or 'Laurel'? Why People Hear Different Things In That Viral Clip

A couple years after the dress debate proliferated online and confounded millions of individuals worldwide, a recent viral conundrum has gained similar traction. Wired ...