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Oct 20 2018

A guide to Canada's legal cannabis

Shopify Inc. reported that Canadian online cannabis stores powered by Shopify Inc. software processed more than 100 orders per minute in the first 12 hours of legaliza...

Oct 19 2018

Texas police identify woman, child in doorbell video

The video shows the woman holding the toddler by one arm as she runs up to the front door, knocks and rings the doorbell several times, then leaves the child and a few ...

Oct 19 2018

Advice: Saudis in trouble but USA should tread carefully

Mnuchin's decision came after Pompeo returned from meetings in Saudi Arabia in recent days and said the USA wants to give the government there "a few more days" to pr...

Oct 19 2018

USA commander in Afghanistan survives deadly attack at governor’s compound

Butler later tweeted a message from General Miller, saying "Today I lost a great friend Lt. Gen. Raziq". The Taliban took responsibility for the attack, which also ki...

Oct 19 2018

Trump Lauds One-Time Rival Ted Cruz, Bashes Texas Senate Race Opponent

It's why the president called him "Lyin" Ted, ' and it's why the nickname stuck, because it's true", said the three-term congressman from El Paso, who is trailing the G...

Oct 18 2018

Saudi dissident believes Riyadh tapped calls with Khashoggi

Trump dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet King Salman over the case that has strained the Americans' relationship with the Saudis, carefully cultivated by t...

Oct 18 2018

Russian Gov., Media Give Different Reports Of Crimea Explosion

Some earlier reports had quoted officials saying it was a gas explosion, but a spokeswoman for the regional gas-distribution company said it had no contract to supply gas...

Oct 18 2018

Israeli officials ramp up calls for a 'strong blow' against Gaza

The rocket attack came a day after Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the time had come to deliver a " heavy blow " to Hamas after weeks of escalating viol...

Oct 18 2018

Trump tells AP he's not to blame if Republicans loses House

Trump's decision to attack a high-profile woman, and specifically her appearance, shows that Trump probably does not care about all of the data and reporting saying that...

Oct 18 2018

Trump says being ‘very tough’ in talks with Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend a ceremony in Paris next month marking 100 years since the armistice ending World War I, the Kremlin says. In the October 1...

Oct 16 2018

WWE Wrestlers Reportedly Don't Want To Travel To Work Crown Jewel

A commercial for Crown Jewel aired and it mentioned the date and start time with no references to Saudi Arabia. Last week, Bryan Alvarez reported on Wrestling Ob...

Oct 15 2018

Beto O'Rourke smashes record, raises $38.1M in three months

Cruz leading O'Rourke by 9 points, and FiveThirtyEight's 2018 Senate forecast gives the three-term Congressman a two in nine chance to win the seat. That's part of what...

Oct 15 2018

German train station shut down after woman taken hostage

Police refused to speculate whether the incident was terror related, said DW's David Martin. Cologne's main railway station is being evacuated because of a hostage-ta...

Oct 15 2018

Elizabeth Warren Releases Results of Full DNA Test

That's what some were wondering on Twitter after the Democratic Senator from MA released the findings of a DNA test that she says is "strong evidence" of Native American...

Oct 15 2018

Saudi Crown Prince behind journalist Khashoggi's disappearance

Further reports said that a group of 15 Saudis entered the consulate on the same day as Khashoggi and soon left the country, and that Khashoggi had been dismembered an...

Oct 15 2018

United Nations rights council criticised over election of new members

For the first time in the council's history, the five voting regions had only put forward as many candidates as there were seats available, thus removing any competition....

Oct 15 2018

Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of 9 climbers, Asia News

Five South Korean climbers - belonging to the group Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, were killed in the avalanche on Friday eve...

Oct 14 2018

Pyongyang plans to abolish all nuclear weapons, says South Korea’s Moon

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will have an audience with the Pope during a visit to the Vatican from October 17 to 18. A move by South Korea to lift its uni...

Oct 14 2018

Indonesia calls off grim search for dead

Rehabilitation and reconstruction will take until 2021, the government says. Heavy equipment hasn't been able to operate in neighborhoods where the earth turned to mud,...

Oct 14 2018

Palestinian woman dies after West Bank stonethrowing

Black smoke from burning tires covers the sky over Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel , Fri...