Trump sees Mideast peace. Others see a ‘racist, colonial mentality.’

  06/19/2019 12:59 PM
Next week the administration will hold an event aimed wooing West Bank development projects, but the Palestinian political and business communities have rejected it outright.

  U2 guitarist The Edge has dream of building £80m mansion on ‘untouched’ Malibu mountain destroyed after losing 14-year legal battle

  06/19/2019 07:12 AM

  Letter: Will new A’s stadium be impacted by sea-level rise?

  06/19/2019 07:10 AM
Does the council plan on converting the baseball field to a SeaWorld-type aquarium?

  The Latest: US Navy: Tanker attack mine similar to Iranian

  06/19/2019 07:10 AM
The Latest: US Navy expert says mine used on Japanese-owned tanker last week has 'striking resemblance' to Iranian mines

  Berlin votes to freeze rent prices for five years

  06/19/2019 07:09 AM
Rent too high? Well, if you live in Berlin, at least it won't be getting any higher... Berlin city council has voted to freeze rent prices for the next five years,

  Pennsylvania Woman Bitten by Venomous Snake That 'Jumped Out' at Her While She was Doing Laundry

  06/19/2019 07:09 AM
"She was in a lot of pain, there was a lot of swelling, and she had tingling in her arm," the victim's daughter said.

  Mogherini and Pompeo discuss EU-US security challenges

  06/19/2019 07:06 AM

  U.N. report finds 'credible evidence' Saudi prince could be liable for Khashoggi killing

  06/19/2019 07:06 AM
"No conclusion is made as to guilt," she wrote. "The only conclusion made is that there is credible evidence meriting further investigation."

  UN: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

  06/19/2019 07:05 AM

  US Navy explosives expert: Investigators have recovered fingerprints, hand print from attacked Japanese-owned oil tanker

  06/19/2019 07:04 AM
US Navy explosives expert: Investigators have recovered fingerprints, hand print from attacked Japanese-owned oil tanker

  Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advances on Britain's top job

  06/19/2019 07:04 AM
Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson took a step closer to becoming Britain's next prime minister on Tuesday, winning 40 percent of votes in the second round of a contest on a firm promise to leave the European Union by Oct. 31.

  Eliminated UK PM candidate Raab backs Johnson

  06/19/2019 07:04 AM
Dominic Raab, a former British minister knocked out of the race to become prime minister, backed frontrunner Boris Johnson on Wednesday, telling the Evening Standard newspaper he was the only candidate who would deliver Brexit by Oct. 31.

  Outrage as Iranian woman ‘is beaten for dancing in public and not wearing a hijab’ in front of cheering crowd

  06/19/2019 07:03 AM

  US Navy expert: Damage to Japanese-owned oil tanker 'not consistent with an external flying object hitting the ship'

  06/19/2019 07:03 AM
US Navy expert: Damage to Japanese-owned oil tanker 'not consistent with an external flying object hitting the ship'

  Staff evacuated as rocket strikes near foreign oil firms in Iraq

  06/19/2019 07:03 AM
A rocket hit a site in southern Iraq used by foreign oil companies on Wednesday, including U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil, wounding three people and threatening to further escalate U.S.-Iran tensions in the region.

  Teenagers sentenced to prison for online Prince Harry 'race traitor' threat

  06/19/2019 07:03 AM
A neo-Nazi teenager who posted an image calling Prince Harry a “race traitor” has been sentenced to 4 years in a British young offenders' institution.

  US Navy expert: Limpet mine used in attack on Japanese-owned oil tanker 'bears a striking resemblance' to Iranian mines

  06/19/2019 07:02 AM
US Navy expert: Limpet mine used in attack on Japanese-owned oil tanker 'bears a striking resemblance' to Iranian mines

  Investigation team to announce progress in MH17 probe

  06/19/2019 07:02 AM
All 298 passengers and crew on board the flight in 2014 were killed.

  International Investigative Team Unveils Latest Findings on the MH17 Plane Crash (VIDEO)

  06/19/2019 07:01 AM
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam when it was downed in the skies over eastern Ukraine on 17 July 2014. All 298 passengers, including 80 children, were killed.

  Several Parkland school shooting survivors say they have PTSD

  06/19/2019 07:00 AM
Point fingers in lawsuit at school system and sheriff's office, saying they weren't adequately protected

  Why Congress Is Taking Action to Address Teen Smoking

  06/19/2019 07:00 AM
Basically, the FDA has dropped the ball.

  Colin Reed: Elizabeth Warren is a rising threat -- Trump and the GOP know it. Do her fellow Dems?

  06/19/2019 07:00 AM
Warren's momentum has caught the attention of her competitors on both the left and right and re-shuffled the debate stakes.

  NBA Draft 2019: Expert Predictions, Who Is Going Where, Draft Order

  06/19/2019 07:00 AM
Zion Williamson is the consensus number one pick at this year's NBA draft as the New Orleans Pelicans look to build their future on him.

  How old is Donald Trump, what is his net worth, and when was he elected as the 45th US President?

  06/19/2019 06:59 AM

  An independent investigation concludes the kingdom is responsible for journalist Jamal Khashoggi's 'extrajudicial killing'

  06/19/2019 06:59 AM
Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi was the victim of a "deliberate, premeditated execution," a United Nations special rapporteur has concluded in the first independent investigation into his death.

  Teens killed friend after man offered $9M to record "rape and murder"

  06/19/2019 06:59 AM
Indiana man implicated in the murder of an Alaska teenager had allegedly promised millions of dollars to the teens who killed her in exchange for images of the killing

  MH17 inquiry: new evidence released from crash investigation as Russia accused of not cooperating

  06/19/2019 06:58 AM
MH17 inquiry: new evidence released from crash investigation as Russia accused of not cooperating

  UK PM candidate Stewart talking with Gove about combining forces

  06/19/2019 06:58 AM
Rory Stewart, a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he is in talks with environment minister Michael Gove, a rival candidate, about teaming up.

  Report details disturbing details in Khashoggi's death

  06/19/2019 06:58 AM

  U.N. Report Calls for Investigation of Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing

  06/19/2019 06:58 AM
A U.N. expert said that the death was “an extrajudicial killing” by the Saudi state, and that Prince Mohammed bin Salman was at least aware of the operation.

  Adidas three-stripe trademark ruled invalid by EU court

  06/19/2019 06:58 AM
Adidas' three-stripes have been ruled invalid as a trademark by a European Union court which said they lacked a distinctive character recognizable throughout the 28-country bloc.

  Japenese military aircraft accidentally dropped 81mm mortar outside training area

  06/19/2019 06:56 AM

  Tory leadership race: Your views on leadership candidates' debate

  06/19/2019 06:56 AM
How did the candidates for Conservative leader fare in the BBC's Our Next Prime Minister debate?

  Oxford University accepts £150m from US private equity boss

  06/19/2019 06:56 AM
Stephen Schwarzman, a confidant of President Trump, makes the largest ever donation to a UK university.

  Triangle UFO sighting: New York Post reporter reveals close encounter

  06/19/2019 06:55 AM

  Women's World Cup 2019: Sam Kerr scores all four goals as Australia beat Jamaica 4-1

  06/19/2019 06:55 AM
Australia's captain Sam Kerr scored all four goals to beat Jamaica and fire her team into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup.

  Happy Birthday, Pauline Kael, My Old Foe

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
On the 100th anniversary of the influential film critic’s birth, a cinephile tries to pinpoint the moment he stopped resisting her work.

  Can a Kung Fu Musical Get (Way) Off the Ground?

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
“Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise,” the unlikely offspring of a Chinese-American opera impresario and the writers of “Kung Fu Panda” — with songs by Sia — aims to show just how high the Shed can fly.

  Asking Artists, What Do You Need?

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council has a new artistic leader, Lili Chopra, who sees the needs of the city and the needs of artists as complementary. Her first River to River Festival starts this week.

  Will Cool Clothes Make Young People Love Golf?

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
Malbon, an apparel brand with a streetwear sensibility, wants to get teens and 20-somethings onto the green.

  We Put 21 Democrats on the Spot: Here Are 7 Takeaways

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
We tracked down 2020 Democrats and asked them the same 18 questions on health care, immigration, personal wealth and more.

  New York to Approve One of the World’s Most Ambitious Climate Plans

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
The state would pledge to eliminate net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with all its electricity coming from carbon-free sources.

  He Graduated From Princeton, but Barely Worked. Then He Killed His Dad Over His Allowance.

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
Now on trial for murder, Thomas Gilbert Jr. had spent his 20s surfing in the Hamptons and living off his parents.

  Bernie Sanders Calls for 'Political Revolution' in America, Lays Out His Democratic Socialist Vision: 'This Is Not Utopian'

  06/19/2019 06:54 AM
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was asked during a Reddit "ask me anything" session how he deals with the negative connotations attached to democratic socialism in America.

  CIA Previously Concluded That Saudi Crown Prince Ordered Jamal Khashoggi Killed

  06/19/2019 06:53 AM
A UN expert cited credible evidence of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's possible role in the journalist's death.

  Jamal Khashoggi killing: Saudi crown prince 'should face investigation'

  06/19/2019 06:52 AM
A UN investigator says credible evidence links Mohammed bin Salman to the journalist's murder.

  Corsica’s ‘cat-fox’: On the trail of what may be a new species

  06/19/2019 06:52 AM

  U.N. investigator calls for probing Saudi officials in Khashoggi killing

  06/19/2019 06:52 AM
The U.N. inquiry into Jamal Khashoggi's death said high-level Saudi officials, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, likely knew a criminal mission was being planned.

  Italian Designer Marcelo Burlon Sparks Misogyny Row for Calling Madonna ‘Human Toilet’

  06/19/2019 06:51 AM
Unguarded remarks about American pop icon Madonna have landed an Italian fashionista at the centre of a harsh social media storm.

  BlackRock: ECB turns up the pressure on the Fed to act more aggressively Wednesday

  06/19/2019 06:51 AM
BlackRock's global fixed income chief says the European Central Bank just turned up the pressure on the Federal Reserve to more toward easier policy.

  Hong Kong Official Defends Police’s Use of Force Against Protesters

  06/19/2019 06:50 AM
Officers who used tear gas and pepper spray last week had been in a “life-threatening situation,” the city’s security secretary said.

  Kerr has 4 goals and Australia beats Jamaica 4-1

  06/19/2019 06:49 AM
Sam Kerr scored four goals, one shy of the World Cup record and the most by an Australian, in a 4-1 victory over Jamaica on Tuesday night at Grenoble, France, that advanced the Matildas into the knockout rounds.

  Polar bear found hundreds of miles from home in Russian industrial city - video

  06/19/2019 06:49 AM

  Donald Trump jokes he’d get the ‘electric chair’ if he deleted just one ‘love note’ email from Melania as he blasts ‘Crooked Hillary’ at 2020 campaign launch

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM

  Women finally beat men in medical exams after Japanese University stops rigging test

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM
Preview Women are outperforming men at a Japanese University for the first time in seven years, after the medical school admitted to previously rigging entrance exams to limit female entrants.
Read Full Article at RT.com

  Chris Matthews Makes Bold Prediction About Elizabeth Warren’s Future

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM
"I think she’ll blow out Bernie pretty early on. Bernie will lose his votes to her," the "Hardball" host said.

  Egypt accuses UN of seeking to ‘politicize’ Morsi death

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM

  UN worried about global displacement due to war

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM

  Serbia-Montenegro church row fuels Balkan tensions

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM
A Serb official has branded Montenegro a "criminal" state and threatened a "fierce" response over the neighboring country's plans to introduce a church law.

  Prince William and Kate Middleton Convoy Crash: Elderly Woman in 'Serious Condition' After Collision With Royals' Police Escort

  06/19/2019 06:48 AM
The couple are thought to have sent flowers to Irene, who is 83.

  Fast fashion: Should we change how we think about clothes?

  06/19/2019 06:47 AM
Buying "fast fashion" is harming the environment so what can we do to limit its effects?

  La Scala poised to name Dominique Meyer as manager

  06/19/2019 06:47 AM

  Khashoggi killing: 'Credible evidence' linking MBS to murder - UN

  06/19/2019 06:47 AM
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman should be investigated over killing of journalist Khashoggi, UN expert concludes.

  Tory leadership race: Candidates face third vote

  06/19/2019 06:45 AM
One more MP will be eliminated from the race to succeed Theresa May, as Dominic Raab backs Boris Johnson for No 10.

  Trial over downing of MH17 to start in March; 4 suspects

  06/19/2019 06:45 AM

  Saudi crown prince should face probe over Khashoggi killing, UN official says

  06/19/2019 06:44 AM
Special Rapporteur releases 101-page report blaming Saudi Arabia for journalists murder, and saying there's "credible evidence" heir to Saudi throne should be investigated

  Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory

  06/19/2019 06:43 AM
​​​​​​​Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil's 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for the sixth straight time.

  Boris Johnson Accused of Being ‘Crass’ After He Plays Muslim Great-Grandfather Card in TV Debate

  06/19/2019 06:43 AM
Boris Johnson was born in New York and his grandfather was born Osman Kemal in Turkey - the son of a journalist and politician who was assassinated in the 1920s - and came to the UK and changed his name to Wilfred Johnson.

  The euro zone now has a budget — but no agreement on how to fund it

  06/19/2019 06:42 AM
The 19 finance ministers agreed, after a marathon meeting that ran into the early hours of Friday morning last week, that the euro zone should have its own budget to help with structural reforms and public investment.

  Leadership debate: BBC defends vetting process after imam's tweets

  06/19/2019 06:41 AM
Abdullah Patel's controversial tweets surfaced after he asked a question during the leadership debate.

  Trump launches re-election campaign, presents himself as outsider and victim

  06/19/2019 06:41 AM

  Cleveland standoff ends with suspect said to be in custody: reports

  06/19/2019 06:40 AM
A suspect was in custody early Wednesday after barricading herself inside a Cleveland home, according to reports.

  France has lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally: poll

  06/19/2019 06:40 AM

  Texas' Jaxson Hayes headlines list of big men in NBA Draft

  06/19/2019 06:39 AM
Jaxson Hayes needed only a year at Texas to put himself at the front of the class of big men in Thursday's NBA Draft.

  Billionaire gives $188M to Oxford to research AI ethics

  06/19/2019 06:39 AM
Stephen Schwarzman, the billionaire founder of investment firm Blackstone, has given the University of Oxford its largest single donation in hundreds of years to help fund research into the ethics of artificial intelligence.

  Experiments in Tyranny, Brought to You by Tech

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
Amazon says it’s not responsible if its creations are abused.

  Tiffany Cabán for Queens District Attorney

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
In next Tuesday’s Democratic primary, an ambitious young public defender offers overdue change.

  Trump Enabled an ‘Act of Organized Crime’ in Guatemala

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
The first round of the national elections makes clear that hopes for democracy have been dashed.

  The G.O.P.’s Other Gender Gap

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
Why do Republicans in Congress have so much trouble increasing the number of women in their ranks?

  The Greens Are Germany’s Leading Political Party. Wait, What?

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
As the country took climate change to heart, it was only a matter of time before its politics did too.

  Mohamed Morsi Died in a Soundproof Cage

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
What six years of deliberate and sustained cruelty tell us about el-Sisi’s Egypt.

  Trump Is Changing the Shape of the Democratic Party, Too

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
In reaction to his provocations, many white Democrats are seeing race relations in a new light.

  Trump Is Betting That Anger Can Still Be Power

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
Trump 2020 may sound a lot like Trump 2016, but this time around the fusion of president and party is complete.

  Facebook and Google Don’t Need Your Data to Make Lots of Money

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
The big ad-tech companies know how to sell ads without damaging privacy, but they choose not to.

  The Wave That Could Carry Trump to Re-election

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
National and state polls don’t tell the whole story. A global anti-elite surge improves the president’s chance of victory.

  Trump’s Only Consistent Foreign Policy Goal Is to One-Up Obama

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM
He talks big but without strategic plans, as shown with Iran and North Korea.

  Dems get inside Trump inner circle with Hope Hicks interview

  06/19/2019 06:38 AM

  Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste

  06/19/2019 06:37 AM

  MH17 plane crash: Investigators 'expected to name four suspects'

  06/19/2019 06:37 AM
Ukraine says new evidence will be provided by the Dutch-led team probing the 2014 tragedy.

  IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male'

  06/19/2019 06:36 AM

  Nepal protesters demand government keep away from trusts

  06/19/2019 06:36 AM
Thousands of people have gathered in Nepal’s capital to protest proposed legislation that would allow the government to nationalize centuries-old community and religious trusts responsible for organizing festivals and ceremonies

  Teachers pull out of graduation ceremonies over dispute

  06/19/2019 06:35 AM

  Nepal protesters demand government keep away from trusts

  06/19/2019 06:35 AM
Thousands of people have gathered in Nepal's capital to protest proposed legislation that would allow the government to nationalize centuries-old community and religious trusts responsible for organizing festivals and ceremonies

  Sperm donor ruled legal father by Aussie court

  06/19/2019 06:35 AM

  Top-ranked Osaka gets 1st-round win in Birmingham on grass

  06/19/2019 06:35 AM
A day after saying she was "not really that comfortable" playing on grass, top-ranked Naomi Osaka needed three sets to get past her first-round opponent at the Birmingham Classic on Tuesday.

  Connecticut off to hot start, sits atop WNBA standings

  06/19/2019 06:33 AM
No team has gotten off to a hotter start then the Connecticut Sun.

  MH17 investigators file murder charges against four suspects over shooting down of Malaysia Airlines plane that killed 298

  06/19/2019 06:33 AM

  The Youngest Known Child Separated From His Family at the U.S. Border Under Trump

  06/19/2019 06:33 AM
Watch our new TV series from The New York Times on FX and Hulu.

  Trump’s Re-election Rally

  06/19/2019 06:33 AM
The president opened his 2020 bid in Florida with a familiar message. We look at what the rally signals about the campaign ahead.

  The World’s Far Corners and Deepest Depths

  06/19/2019 06:33 AM
Robert Macfarlane talks about “Underland: A Deep Time Journey,” and Julia Phillips discusses “Disappearing Earth.”

  How Cuomo Plans to Crack Down on Subway Fare Evasion

  06/19/2019 06:32 AM
Wednesday: The governor said he would put 500 uniformed officers on bus routes and in subway stations.

  Donald Trump, Federal Reserve, Hope Hicks: Your Wednesday Briefing

  06/19/2019 06:32 AM
Here's what you need to know.

  ICE Does Not 'Have The Resources To Deport' Millions Of Immigrants, Agency Chief Says After Donald Trump Vows To See Millions Arrested

  06/19/2019 06:32 AM
"Clearly, we don't have the resources to deport, you know, 11 million people in a short period of time," acting ICE Director Mark Morgan said.

  Rising vaccination mistrust worldwide is undermining fight against deadly diseases – research

  06/19/2019 06:32 AM

  Republicans Unveil Donald Trump Statue As 2020 Election Campaign Begins, Praise President's 'Accountability and Transparency'

  06/19/2019 06:31 AM
The creator of the statue claimed that the clay she used never dried out, symbolizing the president's unfinished work.

  Cat Scratch Disease: Vet Suffers Extreme Fatigue for a Decade after Catching Rare, Severe Case of Bartonella Infection

  06/19/2019 06:31 AM
It took a year for Victoria Altoft's eye-sight to return to normal.

  Chennai in crisis as authorities blamed for dire water shortage

  06/19/2019 06:31 AM

  Record 70.8 million people displaced at end of 2018: UN

  06/19/2019 06:30 AM

  Brazil model accusing Neymar of rape speaks to police again

  06/19/2019 06:30 AM
A Brazilian model who has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel testified a second time to police in Sao Paulo on Tuesday, and her lawyer said he may request a face-to-face encounter between the two.

  Ask Amy: Older man teaches younger dog new tricks

  06/19/2019 06:30 AM
Dear Amy: I am a 74-year-old retired man. Over the course of my lifetime, I have had five or six dogs.

  UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

  06/19/2019 06:30 AM
An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is recommending an investigation into the possible role of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, citing “credible evidence.”

  Still scope for US interest rate cut, says IMF's chief economist

  06/19/2019 06:30 AM
There is still room for the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) chief economist suggested ahead of the latest decision on rates from the central bank on Wednesday.

  Investigators expected to reveal details of MH17 plane crash

  06/19/2019 06:29 AM
The same team has already concluded that the place was downed by a Russian-made missile launcher in 2014.

  Detroit program backing entrepreneurs under federal review

  06/19/2019 06:29 AM

  Another Pride surprise: Biden visits Stonewall

  06/19/2019 06:29 AM
The former vice president and current 2020 presidential candidate was spotted chatting and taking photos with patrons at the historic NYC gay bar.

  7 black LGBTQ leaders in honor of Juneteenth and Pride month

  06/19/2019 06:28 AM
African Americans have long celebrated the legacies of leaders like Rosa Parks, Malcolm X and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., all formidable forces for change within the black community and beyond.

  Florida company plans to close 3 nursing homes in Nebraska

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM

  Trump creates doubt over use of U.S. force to protect Gulf oil

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM

  Iran says it will not give Europe more time to save nuclear deal

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM
Iran said on Wednesday it would not give European powers more time beyond July 8 to save its nuclear deal by shielding it from U.S. sanctions.

  UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM
An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is recommending an investigation into the possible role of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, citing "credible evidence."

  Scholes fined £8,000 for breaking FA betting rules

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM
Former England and Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes is fined £8,000 after admitting breaking Football Association betting rules.

  MH17 plane crash suspects to be charged with murder, victims' families say

  06/19/2019 06:27 AM
Aircraft was shot down by missile over Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 passengers and crew on board

  Newcomer Boyd gets 2 goals for US in 4-0 win over Guyana

  06/19/2019 06:26 AM
After newcomer Tyler Boyd scored early in the second half to give the United States a two-goal lead, the sure sign this was going to be a good night for the Americans was visible on Gyasi Zardes' face.

  Parts of southern India facing acute water shortages

  06/19/2019 06:26 AM
Millions of people are turning to water tank trucks in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu as house and hotel taps run dry in an acute water shortage caused by drying lakes and depleted groundwater

  The Latest: Mother says 4 people to be tried over MH17 crash

  06/19/2019 06:25 AM
The mother of one of the victims says at least four suspects are to be tried for murder over the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17.

  Rockets strike near U.S.-linked oil installation and military bases in Iraq; 3 wounded

  06/19/2019 06:25 AM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks, which caused little damage but came amid rising regional tensions.

  US and Iran both claim they ‘do not want war’ amid international calls for peace

  06/19/2019 06:25 AM

  MH17 Crash Investigators Name 4 Suspects - Victim's Relatives

  06/19/2019 06:24 AM

  Parts of southern India facing acute water shortages

  06/19/2019 06:24 AM
Millions of people are turning to water tank trucks in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu as house and hotel taps run dry in an acute water shortage caused by drying lakes and depleted groundwater

  Parts of southern India facing acute water shortages

  06/19/2019 06:24 AM

  The Latest: Mother says 4 people to be tried over MH17 crash

  06/19/2019 06:22 AM
The mother of one of the victims says at least four suspects are to be tried for murder over the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17.

  The Latest: Mother says 4 people to be tried over MH17 crash

  06/19/2019 06:22 AM

  Urn with man's ashes stolen after funeral

  06/19/2019 06:21 AM

  Two 'Earth-like' Planets Discovered in 'Habitable Zone' Around Star in Our Cosmic Backyard

  06/19/2019 06:21 AM
The Teegarden star—a red dwarf with a mass less than a tenth that of the sun—is located just 12.5 light-years away in the constellation Aries.

  Hong Kong leader signals end to extradition bill but refuses to quit

  06/19/2019 06:21 AM
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday signaled the end of a controversial extradition bill that she promoted and then postponed after some of the most violent protests since the former British colony returned to Chinese rule in 1997.

  "Sing Hallelujah to the Lord" an unlikely anthem of Hong Kong protests

  06/19/2019 06:21 AM
(This June 18 story corrects description in paragraph 13 to show Lam is a pastor, not a Catholic priest.)

  ‘Child rapist’ dies after having his testicles hacked off by a vigilante gang in South Africa

  06/19/2019 06:20 AM

  UK Asking Pakistan to Take Back Thousands of Migrants Who Have Overstayed Their Welcome

  06/19/2019 06:19 AM
The UK is home to the largest Pakistani community in Europe, with over 1.17 million British Pakistanis legally registered in the country, according to the 2011 census. The number of illegals is much more difficult to estimate.

  Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman de-fangs religious police but plans to enforce ‘decency’

  06/19/2019 06:19 AM

  What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea?

  06/19/2019 06:19 AM
What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea?

  Detroit Youth Choir Gets Golden Buzzer On ‘America’s Got Talent’

  06/19/2019 06:19 AM
Host Terry Crews did the honors after he said he saw himself in the dazzling hopefuls.

  Dozens of farmworkers in Calif. vineyard exposed to pesticide

  06/19/2019 06:19 AM
Three brought to hospital; they were all near field that was being sprayed when wind shifted

  What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea?

  06/19/2019 06:18 AM
What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea?

  ‘New way of looking at deep ocean’: Boaty McBoatface data may force rewrite of climate models

  06/19/2019 06:18 AM
Preview The ‘Boaty McBoatface’ team has published the first results from the craft’s maiden voyage, detailing a new warming mechanism in the Southern Ocean which may force a rewrite of current climate models.
Read Full Article at RT.com

  LGBT refugees allege harassment in Kenya, a rare safe haven

  06/19/2019 06:16 AM
Finding a safe place to live has become a challenge, some of the refugees say.

  What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea?

  06/19/2019 06:16 AM

  Evidence suggests Saudi crown prince is liable for Khashoggi murder: UN expert

  06/19/2019 06:16 AM
Evidence suggests Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman and other senior Saudi officials are liable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a U.N. rights investigator said on Wednesday.

  Battle heats up to tackle Boris Johnson and be British PM

  06/19/2019 06:15 AM

  Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020

  06/19/2019 06:14 AM
Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020

  Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, tria

  06/19/2019 06:14 AM

Nieuwegein, Netherlands (AP) - Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020.


  China’s President Xi Jinping hails ‘irreplaceable’ friendship with North Korea’s Kim Jong un ahead of Pyongyang visit

  06/19/2019 06:14 AM

  Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows

  06/19/2019 06:13 AM
The former foreign has lead two votes of conservative lawmakers.

  Khashoggi murder: UN says 'credible evidence' to investigate Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman

  06/19/2019 06:13 AM
A UN investigator found "credible evidence" that Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, an ally of the White House, was behind the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but found no smoking gun and urged further investigation.

  Would you call this a vegetable tube?

  06/19/2019 06:13 AM
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.

  Bizarre-looking new sea creature that eats stones and excretes sand caught on camera

  06/19/2019 06:12 AM
The Lithoredo abatanica is a white, worm-like organism which can grow more than one metre long

  7 school districts get grants to prepare, retain teachers

  06/19/2019 06:12 AM

  US briefing: Trump speech 'lies', slavery reparations and record refugee numbers

  06/19/2019 06:12 AM

Wednesday’s top story: ‘Make America Great Again’ becomes ‘Keep America Great’ amid anti-Trump protests. Plus: the case for compensating slave descendants returns to Capitol Hill

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  Jamal Khashoggi: 'Credible evidence' linking Saudi prince to journalist's murder

  06/19/2019 06:12 AM
Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi embassy in Istanbul by Saudi agents on October 2

  Edmunds: Fun-to-drive new cars for a quarter-life crisis

  06/19/2019 06:11 AM

  Kiev never wanted real trial, just to use me for blackmail – detained Russian journalist Vyshinsky

  06/19/2019 06:11 AM
Preview Russian journalist Kirill Vyshinsky, arrested in Ukraine over treason changes, says the authorities had never aimed for an actual trial and simply put him behind bars in order to use him as a bargaining chip.
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  Playboy Presents First Ever Transgender Asian Pacific Islander Playmate

  06/19/2019 06:11 AM
The transgender supermodel herself declared that she feels that she is “making it possible for someone to reach for their biggest dreams" with this latest achievement of hers.

  Letter: Freedom to choose religious beliefs may disappear in time

  06/19/2019 06:10 AM
Will the future see a community opposing a president of the United States whose actions seem designed to destroy the Constitution?

  Egypt: UN office tries to politicize Morsi's courtroom death

  06/19/2019 06:10 AM
Mohammed Morsi collapsed inside a Cairo courtroom and died this week.

  UK inflation fall eases prospect of imminent rate hike

  06/19/2019 06:10 AM
Inflation in Britain dipped in May, likely easing the pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates this summer

  FBI assisting Dominican government in investigation of tourist deaths

  06/19/2019 06:10 AM
• Here are the 9 Americans reported dead in the Dominican Republic in the past year • Another American tourist died in her hotel room in the Dominican Republic, resort says

  Cuban artist creates drawings underwater

  06/19/2019 06:09 AM
For Cuban artist Sandor Gonzalez, there is no better place to draw than several meters below the surface of the sea

  EU Court Rules Adidas 'Three-Stripe' Trademark Invalid

  06/19/2019 06:09 AM
The second-highest court in the European Union has upheld a 2016 decision by the European Union Intellectual Property Office to annul the registration of the iconic three-stripe trademark.

  Who is the Best Batman? Fans Furious After Adam West Not Included in Poll

  06/19/2019 06:09 AM
The poll by "The Hollywood Reporter" showed Christian Bale narrowly beating Michael Keaton as the people's favorite version of the Dark Knight.

  Obama Foundation selects 32 scholars to study in Chicago

  06/19/2019 06:08 AM

  Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as U.K. Tory race narrows

  06/19/2019 06:07 AM

  Warning to parents as temporary tattoo leaves boy, 5, with horror chemical burns on holiday in Bali

  06/19/2019 06:07 AM

  U.N. expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Jamal Khashoggi's death

  06/19/2019 06:06 AM

  Sperm donor named legal father in fight to stop daughter moving overseas

  06/19/2019 06:06 AM
The unnamed man donated his sperm to a female friend in the belief he would play a role in the child's life

  Mother discovers memorial tree to late daughter chopped down

  06/19/2019 06:06 AM

  New study to examine feeding habits of Cape Cod great whites

  06/19/2019 06:05 AM

  Transcript: Anna Fifield on "Intelligence Matters"

  06/19/2019 06:05 AM
Washington Post journalist and author Anna Fifield has a new book on Kim Jong-Un's surprising rise to power

  Man gets 10 years for fatal stabbing of Des Moines resident

  06/19/2019 06:05 AM

  'Credible evidence' Saudi crown prince 'responsible for Khashoggi murder'

  06/19/2019 06:05 AM
A UN expert investigating the murder of Jamal Khashoggi says there is "credible evidence" suggesting Saudi Arabia's crown prince is responsible for the killing.

  Trump begins 2020 bid by bashing Clinton

  06/19/2019 06:04 AM
• Five keys to Trump reelection bid

  Kim Jong-un's surprising rise to power: Author Anna Fifield

  06/19/2019 06:04 AM
"On his eighth birthday, he was presented with a general's uniform, complete with gold buttons and epaulets," Fifield told Michael Morell, on this week's episode of "Intelligence Matters"

  Dramatic Bodycam Footage Shows Officer Dragged by Car as Marijuana Suspect Makes Desperate Bid to Get Away, Avoid Arrest

  06/19/2019 06:02 AM
The officer survived the terrifying ordeal.

  Database says 91,600 killed in Yemen fighting since 2015

  06/19/2019 06:01 AM
Database tracking violence: At least 91,600 people killed in fighting in Yemen since start of civil war

  10 Things to Know for Today

  06/19/2019 06:01 AM

  'Credible evidence' Saudi crown prince liable for Khashoggi killing – UN report

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM

  UN expert: 'Credible evidence' merits probe into Saudi crown prince's possible role in killing of journalist Khashoggi

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM
UN expert: 'Credible evidence' merits probe into Saudi crown prince's possible role in killing of journalist Khashoggi

  Inside the Battle to Save Congo From the Ebola Crisis

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM

  Fishermen watch as great white shark makes off with bait

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM

  Ask Amy: Their reaction to my new dog bothers me

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM
Plus: My 'best friend' keeps playing games and making these empty promises.

  Adult performers to protest Instagram's nude photo rules at company HQ

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM

  Horoscopes: June 19, 2019

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM
Look beyond your own backyard Libra.

  Word Game: June 19, 2019

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM

  Talking luxury at Cannes Lions festival

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM
Attracting young spenders who are passionate about luxury is one of the big talking points at this year's Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, taking place on the French Riviera.

  What Americans really think about foreign interference in U.S. elections

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM
Here’s what our survey found.

  Some Iranians fear hard-liners in U.S. and Tehran want to provoke war

  06/19/2019 06:00 AM