October 19, 2017

Congress

  • John Kelly 'Stunned' By 'Selfish' Congresswoman Who Recounted Trump's Call With Soldier's Widow - October 19 2017 12:30

    John Kelly 'Stunned' By 'Selfish' Congresswoman Who Recounted Trump's Call With Soldier's WidowWhite House chief of staff John Kelly said Thursday that he is dismayed that a Florida congresswoman mad President Donald Trump’s phone call with the family of a soldier killed in combat, in which the president said the man “must’ve known what he signed up for.”


  • Food & Wine Kitchen Hacks: Poached Eggs - October 19 2017 11:12

    Food & Wine Kitchen Hacks: Poached EggsJustin Chapple of Food & Wine demonstrates an easy way poach eggs.


  • 22 Greek Recipes That'll Transport You To The Aegean - October 19 2017 10:56

    22 Greek Recipes That'll Transport You To The Aegean


  • Woman Says 'American Horror Story' Motivated Her to Murder 81-Year-Old Grandfather - October 19 2017 10:49

    Woman Says 'American Horror Story' Motivated Her to Murder 81-Year-Old GrandfatherBrittney Jade Dwyer, 20, allegedly stabbed her grandfather after he showed her family photos.


  • Meghan Markle reportedly meets Queen Elizabeth for palace tea in her 'private sitting room' - October 19 2017 09:03

    Meghan Markle reportedly meets Queen Elizabeth for palace tea in her 'private sitting room'Prince Harry's girlfriend (and rumored fiance) Meghan Markle was recently privy to an afternoon most could never even dream of.


  • Amazing photographs of rare white animals  - October 19 2017 08:14

    Amazing photographs of rare white animals This collection of photographs shows an array of amazing and rare white animals.


  • Uranus will be visible to the naked eye tonight -- here's how to see it - October 19 2017 08:12

    Uranus will be visible to the naked eye tonight -- here's how to see itGrab a pair of binoculars and your lamest jokes because Uranus will be visible to the naked eye on Thursday night.


  • Richard Spencer’s Florida speech: Thousands of protesters expected amid state of emergency - October 19 2017 07:47

    Richard Spencer’s Florida speech: Thousands of protesters expected amid state of emergencyA state of emergency has been declared in Alachua County, Florida, where thousands of protesters and hundreds of police have gathered in advance of a speech by a prominent white supremacist. Far right figurehead Richard Spencer is due to speak at the University of Florida (UF) on Thursday, marking his first university speech since the Unite the Right rally at the University of Virginia. UF President Kent Fuchs said he is working to prevent a similar outcome at Thursday’s event.


  • Fighters in Syria's Raqa prepare for civilian handover - October 19 2017 07:42

    Fighters in Syria's Raqa prepare for civilian handoverUS-backed forces who captured Raqa from the Islamic State group prepared Thursday to hand the Syrian city over to a civilian authority, with some of their fighters already headed to the next battle. Inside the city, positions that had long been manned by fighters of the Kurdish-Arab Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) were abandoned, though some remained in the central Al-Naim square, dancing and ululating as they celebrated their victory. The SDF battled for more than four months, with US-led coalition support, to capture the city that was once the de facto Syrian capital of IS's self-styled "caliphate".


  • 7 Tips to Fund College With Scholarships - October 19 2017 07:00

    7 Tips to Fund College With ScholarshipsAs the oldest of five children, Jocelyn Paonita Pearson knew her parents didn't have a lot of money to pay for her college education. "I basically wasted an entire year and had almost nothing to show for it," Pearson says. The one success story she had that year was a local organization's essay-based scholarship, which led Pearson to change her strategy.


  • FBI Rescues More Than 80 Children In Nationwide Human Trafficking Sting - October 19 2017 03:05

    FBI Rescues More Than 80 Children In Nationwide Human Trafficking StingThe FBI, along with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, recovered 84 children and arrested 120 suspected traffickers as part of a nationwide initiative to clamp down on the sex trafficking of minors.


  • Taliban kill at least 43 Afghan troops as they storm base - October 19 2017 02:33

    Taliban kill at least 43 Afghan troops as they storm baseThe Afghan Taliban stormed a military base in the south of the country killing at least 43 troops on Thursday, the Defence Ministry said, with the militants putting the toll at at least 60. Of 60 soldiers manning the base in the province of Kandahar, 43 were killed, nine were wounded and six were missing after the militants attacked in the middle of the night, the ministry said in a statement. At least ten Taliban were also reported killed. Qari Yousuf Ahmadi, a local spokesman for the militant group, said the attack began with a suicide car bomb followed by an assault that overran the base. The attack killed at least 60 Afghan soldiers and wounded many more, he said. The Taliban have been waging an insurgency for a decade and a half in an attempt to overthrow the Western-backed government in Kabul and reestablish a fundamentalist Islamic regime. 


  • CIA Fires Dog From Bomb Sniffer Program Because It Just Wasn't For Her - October 19 2017 01:32

    CIA Fires Dog From Bomb Sniffer Program Because It Just Wasn't For HerLulu the black Labrador wasn’t cut out for a career as a bomb sniffer dog.


  • Huge cave found on moon, could house astronauts: Japan scientists - October 19 2017 00:29

    Huge cave found on moon, could house astronauts: Japan scientistsScientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday. Data taken from Japan's SELENE lunar orbiter has confirmed the existence of the 50 kilometre (31 miles) long and 100 metre wide cavern that is believed to be lava tube created by volcanic activity about 3.5 billion years ago. The major finding was published this week in US science magazine Geophysical Research Letters.


  • Southwest Celebrates First 'Unmanned' Max 8 Flight While Shutting Down Haters - October 18 2017 20:46

    Southwest Celebrates First 'Unmanned' Max 8 Flight While Shutting Down HatersSouthwest Airlines on Wednesday celebrated its first “unmanned” flight on the company’s new fleet of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.