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Apr 19 2018

Wildfires continue to burn in Kansas, Oklahoma

Another fire has burned about 105 square miles (272 sq. kilometers) near Woodward, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of the larger fire in Leedey, and is about 45 perc...

Apr 19 2018

Ariana Grande Teases New Single Title and Release Date

She started it out with a mysterious teardrop emoji tweet , before following it up with another tweet that read, "Missed you ". Grande last posted on Twitter and Insta...

Apr 19 2018

"Black Panther" ends 35-year public cinema ban in Saudi Arabia

The crown prince, 32, has already eased many restrictions in the last two years, including on public concerts, women driving and gender mixing. The industry is projected ...

Apr 19 2018

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

We grieve for the Bush family and offer our prayers and condolences. Her son Neil struggled with dyslexia; Bush became a dogged advocate for literacy. Barbara Bush died ...

Apr 19 2018

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Sean Hannity?

Samuel Freedman, a professor at Columbia Journalism School who specializes in ethics, thinks Hannity's failure to reveal his relationship with Cohen is a clear ethical vi...

Apr 18 2018

NWS to survey storm damage in east Texas

So survey crews will look at the path and scale of the damage to make a determination and will present their findings later in the day. Deadly slow-moving storms genera...

Apr 18 2018

Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Threatened Stormy Daniels

Meanwhile, Daniels caused a predictably big stir as she appeared outside a New York City courthouse appearance Monday at a hearing for Donald Trump's lawyer, Michael...

Apr 18 2018

Russian Federation starts blocking Telegram app

He noted that Telegram "the luxury of not caring about revenue streams or ad sales", although he is also aiming to expand the service into a blockchain economic system fo...

Apr 18 2018

PM Narendra Modi And Swedish Counterpart Stefan Löfven Signs Two Agreements

Lofven said his talks with Prime Minister Modi today had helped the bilateral partnership take a "great step forward". The two leaders also exchanged views on regional ...

Apr 18 2018

The Bon-Ton May Be Next Oakdale Mall Store to Close

The stores in Coralville's Coral Ridge Mall and Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids are among seven Younkers stores that the department store's parent company, Bon Ton, Inc., to...

Apr 18 2018

McArthur charged with eighth count of first-degree murder

Kanagaratnam reportedly moved to Canada in 2010 , he was originally from Sri Lanka. Police say there are no links between Kanagaratnam and "Gay Village" of Toronto. Las...

Apr 17 2018

Shinzo Abe to meet Donald Trump amid challenges at home and overseas

This double blow came as a surprise to Abe: Since Trump became president, more than any other foreign politician, the Japanese PM had sought closer friendship with the Un...

Apr 17 2018

3 injured in Pleasantview Elementary student knife attack

He was released to his parents due to his age. Then he walked to the school office and put the knife down. Sauk Rapids borders St. Cloud on the northern edge. Beise say...

Apr 17 2018

Avengers: Infinity War Singapore and Tokyo Fan Event Photos

While Thanos is unquestionably the biggest, baddest villain coming to Avengers: Infinity War , he's not coming alone. After taking up more than 70 percent of all pre...

Apr 17 2018

Armenian Police Trying to Disperse Protesters in Yerevan

An Armenian opposition leader on Monday urged demonstrators to take to the streets again, even after he and dozens of others were hurt in protests over moves by the count...

Apr 17 2018

American leaders target corruption, Maduro as 8th Summit opens in Peru

Speaking at the eighth Summit of the Americas in Lima, Pence described Venezuela - and Cuba - as countries where "the tragedy of tyranny is in full display". The two ...

Apr 17 2018

London stabbings: Two dead and one critical in three attacks

Dihan was the prime accused in Robin murder case filed with Kotwali Police Station previous year, police said. A 26-year-old man and a woman in her 30s were killed in s...

Apr 16 2018

Pres. Trump pardons Scooter Libby

He came under investigation in 2003, after speculation that he leaked the identity of a secret Central Intelligence Agency operative Valerie Plame, to newspaper reporters...

Apr 16 2018

U.S. lowers NAFTA key auto content demand: Mexico auto lobby

He told reporters at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, yesterday that the operation "significantly eroded" and "degraded" Syrian chemical weapons capabilities and...

Apr 16 2018

Britain ready for military action in days as cabinet supports May

The same officials say Syria has continued to produce or procure chlorine, which also has industrial and agricultural uses. "The Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW...