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  • Trump on Comey's testimony to Congress: 'All lies!'

    Trump on Comey's testimony to Congress: 'All lies!'President Trump claimed that former FBI director James Comey lied to Congress and questioned why he couldn’t remember details about the Justice Department leading up to the 2016 presidential election.


  • Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Neighborhood: Police

    Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Neighborhood: PolicePolice are investigating anti-Semitic pamphlets found in Pittsburgh, including


  • 2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic School

    2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic SchoolTwo Roman Catholic nuns have admitted to embezzling $500,000 from a parochial


  • Kavanaugh, Supreme Court Let Stand Rulings Favoring Planned Parenthood

    Kavanaugh, Supreme Court Let Stand Rulings Favoring Planned ParenthoodKavanaugh voted to leave intact lower court rulings that let Planned Parenthood sue Kansas and Louisiana to try to preserve the Medicaid funds. Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch said Monday they would have heard the appeals, which contended the federal Medicaid law doesn’t allow lawsuits by providers who are kicked out of the program.


  • Six Israelis wounded in Palestinian shooting attack: officials

    Six Israelis wounded in Palestinian shooting attack: officialsA Palestinian opened fire on Sunday at a group of Israelis standing at a bus stop near a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, wounding six of them, Israeli officials said. One woman was in critical condition, medical officials said. "Shots were fired from a passing Palestinian vehicle towards Israeli civilians who were standing at the bus station," the Israeli army said.


  • Neon sea creatures light up ocean with vibrant colors

    Neon sea creatures light up ocean with vibrant colorsIncredible neon sea creatures have been captured lighting up the ocean with their vibrant colors – in what looked like a scene from Avatar. Photographer Simon Pierce, 39, took the images over several months after visiting both Nosy Sakatia in Madagascar and Mafia Island in Tanzania recently. He was thrilled to spot the biofluorescence creatures – which produce their own light – he managed to capture, including fireflies and glow worms. Simon, who is also a marine biologist, from New Plymouth, New Zealand, said: “I felt like I was in the film Avatar capturing these images. ...


  • The Best Green Monday 2018 Deals We've Seen So Far

    The Best Green Monday 2018 Deals We've Seen So FarRegret missing out on some of those Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals last


  • Teachers union: Tentative deal to end charter schools strike

    Teachers union: Tentative deal to end charter schools strikeCHICAGO (AP) — The nation's first teachers' strike against a charter school operator will end after their union and management struck a tentative deal Sunday that includes protections for students and immigrant families living in the country illegally.


  • Indian tycoon Mallya to find out extradition fate

    Indian tycoon Mallya to find out extradition fateIndian tycoon Vijay Mallya will appear in a London court on Monday to find out whether he will be extradited to his homeland, where he is accused of fraud. Mallya, chairman of the UB Group drinks conglomerate and chief executive of the Force India Formula One team, will discover his fate at Westminster Magistrates' Court. The loans from the state-owned IDBI bank were intended to bail out his failed carrier Kingfisher Airlines.


  • Marco Rubio: Pardoning Paul Manafort would be a 'terrible mistake'

    Marco Rubio: Pardoning Paul Manafort would be a 'terrible mistake'Sen. Marco Rubio said President Trump would be making a 'terrible mistake' if he decides to pardon Paul Manafort.


  • NYPD Investigates 'Troubling' Video Of Cops Ripping 1-Year-Old From Mother’s Arms

    NYPD Investigates 'Troubling' Video Of Cops Ripping 1-Year-Old From Mother’s ArmsThe New York Police Department is investigating a video shared on Facebook


  • I Drove Drunk And It Cost 6 People Their Lives. Here's How My Own Life Changed Forever.

    I Drove Drunk And It Cost 6 People Their Lives. Here's How My Own Life Changed Forever.On Nov. 1, 2003, I was involved in a drinking and driving accident. I cost six


  • Would Taiwan Fight China Without U.S. Support?

    Would Taiwan Fight China Without U.S. Support?It is in the interests of the United States to send reassuring signals to the public in Taiwan about the U.S. determination to assist and defend Taiwan.


  • China says U.S. should withdraw arrest warrant for Huawei executive

    China says U.S. should withdraw arrest warrant for Huawei executiveChina called lodged a "strong protest" over the arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, a Huawei executive, and said the U.S. should withdraw its arrest warrant.


  • Former beauty queen sent nude pictures to 15-year-old student on Snapchat, police say

    Former beauty queen sent nude pictures to 15-year-old student on Snapchat, police sayA former beauty pageant queen is facing up to 20 years in prison after allegedly sending nude photographs of herself to a 15-year-old boy. Ramsey Bearse, now a teacher at Andrew Jackson Middle School outside Charleston, West Virginia, was arrested and charged with distribution or display of obscene matter to minors after allegedly sending the lewd images to the former student. According to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office, Ms Bearse sent the teenager at least four topless photos using multimedia messaging app Snapchat over a period of three months.


  • Inside the Navy's flyover farewell for President George H.W. Bush

    Inside the Navy's flyover farewell for President George H.W. BushNavy pilots who participated in the 21 aircraft flyover at George H.W. Bush's funeral in Texas describe what it was like to be part of that historic tribute for the late president.


  • Photos from Our Prototype Drive of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat

    Photos from Our Prototype Drive of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat


  • How LSAC's GPA Calculation Differs From Your School's

    How LSAC's GPA Calculation Differs From Your School'sWelcome to the latest installment of Law Admissions Q&A, a feature that provides law school admissions advice to readers who send in questions and admissions profiles. In doing my research for applying to law school I've encountered different versions on how LSAC calculates my GPA. Is it possible my GPA when applying to law school is actually higher than my transcript GPA?


  • Jared Kushner Gave Saudi Crown Prince Advice After Khashoggi Slaying: NY Times

    Jared Kushner Gave Saudi Crown Prince Advice After Khashoggi Slaying: NY TimesJared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, flouted


  • EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate

    EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidateBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday prolonged sanctions against Congolese President Joseph Kabila's chosen successor just two weeks before a historic election in the resource-rich Central African country.


  • Theresa May Admits Major Brexit Failure

    Theresa May Admits Major Brexit FailureBritish Prime Minister Theresa May scrapped a scheduled vote on her Brexit plan that faced near-certain defeat, throwing the EU divorce deal into chaos.


  • Cyntoia Brown, Sex-Trafficking Victim, Must Serve 51 Years Before Release, Court Says

    Cyntoia Brown, Sex-Trafficking Victim, Must Serve 51 Years Before Release, Court SaysCyntoia Brown, a Tennessee woman who was convicted as a teenager for shooting


  • U.S. arrests religious leaders, activists at border protest

    U.S. arrests religious leaders, activists at border protestMore than 400 demonstrators, many leaders of churches, mosques, synagogues and indigenous communities, sought a halt to detention and deportation of migrants and for the United States to welcome the caravan that arrived in Tijuana, Mexico in November. Singing and praying, religious leaders moved forward in lines of four to six, some wearing T-shirts reading, "Love Knows No Borders." They were handcuffed and led away by federal agents upon entering a restricted area in front of the fence. "As a Quaker who believes in our shared humanity...We’re calling on the U.S. to respect the rights of migrants," said Joyce Ajlouny, general secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, which has run a week of actions to back migrants.


  • Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rant

    Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rantColumbia University has denounced a "racially charged" tirade from a student who was caught on video telling a group of fellow students that white people “built modern civilization” and “did everything”. The student reportedly followed a group made up mostly of black students from the school’s library as they left. It was there he was filmed shouting white supremacist comments at his classmates, according to the Columbia Daily Spectator.


  • Verizon says to shed 10,400 jobs by mid next year

    Verizon says to shed 10,400 jobs by mid next yearAs part of the separation program, the employees will get a salary of up to 60 weeks, bonus and benefits, depending on the length of their service, Verizon said. "This program coincides with Verizon's recently announced realigned organization structure designed to optimize growth opportunities in the 5G era," the company said. The company said it had 152,300 employees at the end of the third-quarter ending Sept. 30.


  • Why Israel Confronted Hezbollah’s Tunnel Threat

    Why Israel Confronted Hezbollah’s Tunnel ThreatThe impact of Israel’s operation will have wider regional implications.


  • Camp Fire survivor elated to find dog waiting at their burned down house

    Camp Fire survivor elated to find dog waiting at their burned down houseWhen Andrea Gaylord was forced to evacuate the devastating Camp Fire in Northern California in November, she couldn't get back home to take her dog Madison with her to safety as the fires spread. The evacuation order was lifted nearly a month after it was instated in Paradise, California, and Gaylord was beside herself to see Madison waiting for her as she pulled up to her burned down property, Gaylord told the ABC 10 news. Madison miraculously survived the Camp Fire that tore through Northern California throughout November, killing 85 people, displacing thousands, and leaving many, including Gaylord, homeless.


  • Twitter Users Troll Trump With Hilariously Awful Chief Of Staff Suggestions

    Twitter Users Troll Trump With Hilariously Awful Chief Of Staff SuggestionsPresident Donald Trump seems to be having a hard time filling a key role in


  • UK nerve agent survivor fears poison will soon kill him

    UK nerve agent survivor fears poison will soon kill himLONDON (AP) — A British man who was exposed to the deadly nerve agent Novichok said he is struggling with his eyesight and mobility, and fears the poison will kill him within a decade.


  • Mexico's new president boosts Pemex budget by $3.7 bn

    Mexico's new president boosts Pemex budget by $3.7 bnMexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Sunday he would reverse shrinking investment in the state oil company by pouring $3.7 billion into Pemex in 2019, in a bid to boost crude and refined products' output. "We are going to increase investment in Pemex by 75 billion pesos from what was authorized for 2018," the leftist president said in a speech in his home state of Tabasco. The state oil giant has seen a drop in its production since 2004, when it extracted some 3.4 million barrels per day.


  • 11 Useful Gifts For The Person Who Can't Cook To Save Their Life

    11 Useful Gifts For The Person Who Can't Cook To Save Their LifeLearning to cook can be intimidating for a lot of people. Maybe they are a


  • Saudi foreign minister rules out extraditing suspects in Khashoggi case

    Saudi foreign minister rules out extraditing suspects in Khashoggi caseSaudi Arabia's foreign minister on Sunday ruled out the extradition of suspects in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Istanbul's chief prosecutor filed warrants for the arrest of two former senior Saudi officials. Turkish officials said last week that the prosecutor's office had concluded there was "strong suspicion" that Saud al-Qahtani, a top aide to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and General Ahmed al-Asiri, who served as deputy head of foreign intelligence, were among the planners of Khashoggi's Oct. 2 killing at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.


  • Deal Alert: These Gearhead Essentials Are Heavily Discounted Today

    Deal Alert: These Gearhead Essentials Are Heavily Discounted Today


  • Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

    Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmateMISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana high school football player told investigators that he killed a 17-year-old schoolmate because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an abortion, authorities said Monday.


  • Wisconsin Democratic Governor-Elect May Sue If GOP Limits Power

    Wisconsin Democratic Governor-Elect May Sue If GOP Limits Power“I need to stand up for the people of Wisconsin,” Evers added. Evers, currently Wisconsin’s education superintendent, defeated Walker in the Nov. 6 election and will take office on Jan. 7. The Republican-held legislature, in its lame-duck session, passed bills last week that would weaken the governor’s powers prior to Evers taking office.


  • An '(Unintentional) Grinch' Tried To Ban Christmas From The Classroom

    An '(Unintentional) Grinch' Tried To Ban Christmas From The ClassroomAn elementary school principal from Omaha, Nebraska has been placed on


  • French Government Slams Trump: Stop Interfering And 'Leave Our Nation Be'

    French Government Slams Trump: Stop Interfering And 'Leave Our Nation Be'The French government has asked President Donald Trump to keep his nose out of


  • 3 tools for learning a new language, on sale for an extra 15% off with code

    3 tools for learning a new language, on sale for an extra 15% off with codeWish you could give someone the world this holiday season? Well, now you can — (somewhat) literally — with the gift of language lessons. Whether your Secret Santa aspires to be a polyglot or just wants to brush up on their vocabulary so they don't sound like an idiot the next time they dine at their local Mexican place, they'll find it easier to navigate the world around them with a subscription to any of these three online language courses and apps. SEE ALSO: Learn Python for cheap: Shop online classes on sale Oh, and speaking of presents — we have a gift for you, dear reader: You can take an additional 15% off your purchase of any of these already-discounted programs by entering the coupon code MERRY15 at checkout. Mondly: Lifetime Subscription Mondly takes a fresh approach to learning a new language by integrating speech-recognition technology into its education. It actually listens to you when you speak, and only offers positive feedback if you correctly pronounce a new word or phrase. (Cool, right?) It's structured around short lessons that emphasize conversational tools in your choice of 33 languages but also lets you take part in chats with native speakers and supplement your learning with a dictionary and a verb conjugator. A $1,199.75 value, you can snag a lifetime subscription to training in five languages through Mondly for only $69.99 plus an extra 15% off using the coupon code MERRY15. Image: ATi Studios Mondly: Lifetime Subscription See Details uTalk Language Education: Lifetime Subscription  Take your pick from more than 130 different tongues and start busting language barriers through uTalk. Available on any device, its lessons emphasize practical vocabulary and verified translations that help you understand how native speakers actually talk. Valued at $64.99, you can purchase lifetime access to any one language's lessons through uTalk for just $19.99, plus an additional 15% off if you enter the coupon code MERRY15 at checkout. Image: uTalk uTalk Language Education: Lifetime Subscription See Details busuu Premium Subscriptions When it comes to learning a new language, "I'm too busy!" is no longer an excuse thanks to busuu Premium. Since it works both on- and offline, you can brush up on your learning from virtually anywhere with its advanced grammar units, vocabulary trainer, and other useful features. By the time you've completed 22 hours of training with busuu Premium, you'll have reportedly learned the equivalent of an entire college semester of language classes. A $69.96 value, you can get lifetime access to 12 different language courses through busuu Premium for only $34.99 — plus an extra 15% off with the promo code MERRY15. Image: busuu busuu Premium Subscriptions See Details


  • Why you should buy an Escort Cosworth over a Ford Focus RS

    Why you should buy an Escort Cosworth over a Ford Focus RSThe recently discontinued MK3 Ford Focus RS is destined to become a future classic, but should you buy an Escort RS Cosworth instead? We find out...


  • Delta adds four new routes from Boston as airlines battle for business travelers

    Delta adds four new routes from Boston as airlines battle for business travelersThe Atlanta-based carrier plans to offer nonstop flights between Boston and Chicago, Cleveland, Newark and Washington, D.C. in 2019.


  • At least seven officials killed in Sudan helicopter crash: news agency

    At least seven officials killed in Sudan helicopter crash: news agencyAt least seven local government officials were killed in a helicopter crash in Sudan's eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state news agency SUNA reported. The state's governor and three security officials were among the dead. A number of people were also injured in the incident, SUNA said.


  • Google CEO Sundar Pichaoi to tell Congress company 'supports federal privacy legislation' amid allegations of security violations and political bias

    Google CEO Sundar Pichaoi to tell Congress company 'supports federal privacy legislation' amid allegations of security violations and political biasThe boss of Google - under fire over allegations of political bias and its failure to protect personal information - is to tell congress it supports government legislation that defends against privacy violations. On the day Google announced it was to terminate earlier than planned its modestly-used social media network Google Plus because of a flaw that had leaked the personal information of 52.5m users, CEO Sundar Pichai made clear he would defend the company against accusations of favouritism or predisposition. “I lead this company without political bias and work to ensure that our products continue to operate that way,” Mr Pichai will say in prepared remarks he is due to deliver on Capitol Hill.


  • In-Depth Photos of the 2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast

    In-Depth Photos of the 2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast


  • Woman who accused man of rape outraged he got no jail time

    Woman who accused man of rape outraged he got no jail timeDALLAS (AP) — A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea bargain allowing a former Baylor University student accused of raping a woman at a fraternity party to avoid serving jail time, marking at least the third time the judge has approved probation for men accused of sexually assaulting Baylor students.


  • China summons US ambassador over Huawei arrest

    China summons US ambassador over Huawei arrestChina summoned the US ambassador on Sunday to protest the "extremely bad" arrest of telecom giant Huawei's chief financial officer in Canada and demand that the United States drop its extradition request. The arrest of Meng Wanzhou, who faces US fraud charges related to sanctions-breaking dealings with Iran, has infuriated Beijing, threatening to disrupt a trade war truce between China and the United States. Meng -- the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, a former engineer in China's People's Liberation Army -- is in custody as she awaits a Canadian court's decision on bail on Monday.


  • NY Daily News Mocks Trump's Hunt For 'Spineless, Clueless' Chief Of Staff

    NY Daily News Mocks Trump's Hunt For 'Spineless, Clueless' Chief Of StaffThe New York Daily News has taken aim at President Donald Trump as he searches


  • 2019 McLaren 720S Spider supercar makes its debut

    2019 McLaren 720S Spider supercar makes its debutThe supercar that McLaren teased late last month with a tweet and a 13-second video has officially been unveiled: the electric blue, drop-top 720S Spider made an official appearance Saturday. In March of 2017, McLaren announced the 720S supercar, which the company claimed was the "dawn of a new era" for the brand. The McLaren 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine generates a scintillating 720PS and 770Nm.


  • Meet the Nissan Skyline GT-R with a single owner since 1972

    Meet the Nissan Skyline GT-R with a single owner since 1972Finding an unmolested Nissan Skyline C10 is difficult enough, yet an S20-powered example boasting only one owner over the last 46 years? Surely impossible…


  • How to fight travel fees this holiday season

    How to fight travel fees this holiday seasonAppealing to a company's sense of fairness may be the best way to remove a checked-baggage fee or resort fee.


  • Heavy snow batters North Carolina and Virginia, leaving thousands of drivers stranded

    Heavy snow batters North Carolina and Virginia, leaving thousands of drivers strandedAt least four deaths have been blamed on "mammoth" snowstorm in the Southeast, causing drivers to abandon their cars on the road due to dangerous conditions.