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John Kelly Told Lawmakers Trump Won't Build Wall Along Entire U.S.-Mexico Border: Reports

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:39:45 -0500

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told a meeting of Democratic lawmakers that President Donald Trump’s campaign pledges to curb immigration ― including his promise to build a wall along the U.S.-M....
Undocumented immigrant charged in slaying of 2 police officers says he wishes he killed more cops

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:20:54 -0500

An undocumented immigrant who admitted to shooting and killing two Northern California police officers in October 2014 said in court on Tuesday that he regrets not killing more cops.....
Flashback 1997: Bob Dole cracks jokes during White House medal ceremony

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:25:39 -0500

In 1997, Former Sen. Bob Dole (R-Kan.) was invited to the White House and joked about having lost the presidency. Ten years later, Tim Russert asked him about the joke on Meet the Press....
USA Gymnastics Won't Seek To Punish McKayla Maroney For Speaking About Nassar Abuse

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:12:41 -0500

USA Gymnastics said Wednesday it will not seek to penalize Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney for breaking a confidentiality agreement to speak out against former team doctor Larry Nassar, an admitted se....
White House releases report on foreign-born criminals in the U.S.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:26:32 -0500

During a press briefing at the White House on Wednesday, January 17, The Justice Department's National Security Division released a report on criminals in the U.S. who were foreign-born.....
California community reeling over Turpin 'house of horrors': 'I served them pizza while their children were starving?'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:34:01 -0500

The quiet California community of Perris has been left reeling after the discovery of 13 children  found chained and malnourished in squalid conditions in their parents' house. Matthew Alex Padil....
Senate Democrats Failed Dreamers In December. They Might Do It Again.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:27:53 -0500

WASHINGTON ― Senate Democrats disappointed young undocumented immigrants in December when many of them voted for a government spending bill that left out deportation protections.....
No rules for California home schools, where 13 found captive

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:45:21 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Southern California home where authorities say two parents tortured their 13 children had doubled as a private school for the siblings but faced no government oversight and was ....
'I Feel Horrible.' Former University of Alabama Student Apologies After Using Racial Slur in Video

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:55:23 -0500

She was also kicked out of the Alpha Phi sorority....
As Shutdown Looms, Trump Undercuts Chief Of Staff And GOP On Key Issues

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:21:19 -0500

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump on Thursday used Twitter to add confusion to his stance on two key issues, one day before Congress’ deadline for passing legislation to keep the government open.....
Pakistani police arrest suspect in rape and murder of 7-year-old girl

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:20:04 -0500

By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani authorities on Wednesday arrested a suspect in the rape and murder of a 7-year-old girl that ignited nationwide protests and outrage over al....
How to protect your family against the spread of the flu

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:54:42 -0500

This year’s outbreak is widespread in every state but Hawaii, and has gotten so bad in Alabama that the governor has declared a public health emergency.....
Blessing of the animals on St. Anthony's Day

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:29:06 -0500

The feast of St. Anthony, Spain’s patron saint of animals, is celebrated each year. On the eve of St. Anthony’s Day, riders guide their horses through a bonfire in the village of San Bartolome de Pin....
Ann Curry Was 'Not Surprised' By Matt Lauer's Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:47:38 -0500

Former “Today” show co-host Ann Curry said Wednesday that she was “not surprised” by the sexual misconduct allegations that led to the firing of her former co-host Matt Lauer ― but was reluctant to el....
FBI agents approached Steve Bannon to discuss Russia probe subpoena

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:49:27 -0500

FBI agents showed up at Steve Bannon’s Washington home last week intent on serving him with a subpoena to appear before a grand jury investigating possible ties between President Donald Trump's c....
Social Security Has Paid Benefits To My Dead Husband For A Year

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:46:36 -0500

Ann Brenoff’s “On The Fly” is a weekly column about navigating growing older ― and a few other things.....
China planning to send robot sub to sunken ship

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:46:17 -0500

BEIJING (AP) — China is preparing to send a robot submarine possibly followed by divers to explore and plug holes in a sunken Iranian oil tanker whose 32 crew members are all believed to have died, th....
Archaeologists in Mexico Claim to Have Discovered the World's Longest Underwater Cave

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:12:48 -0500

The discovery has revealed a combined cave about 216 miles long....
White House Attorney: Trump Is ’Very Eager’ To Speak With Robert Mueller In Russia Probe

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:08:11 -0500

Donald Trump’s lawyer claims the president is “very eager” to sit down with special counsel Robert Mueller and discuss the ongoing Russia investigation.....
California couple charged with torture of own children

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:05:15 -0500

A California couple who held their 13 malnourished children captive in a suburban home were charged Thursday with multiple counts of torture and child abuse as prosecutors said the youngsters had been....
Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt dies after Boxing Day car crash

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:10:05 -0500

An actress who appeared in Home And Away has died after being involved in a crash that killed several members of her family. Jessica Falkholt, 29, played Hope Morrison in the long-running soap and was....
US border patrol exposed kicking over water bottles left for migrants

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:32:00 -0500

US border patrol agents are routinely sabotaging water supplies left for migrants in the Arizona desert, condemning them to death, humanitarian groups have said. Travellers attempting to cross into t....
Alligator And Python Locked In Death Duel On Golf Course

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:03:34 -0500

A Naples, Florida, golf course featured a reptilian smackdown between an alligator and Burmese python last week ― and it was caught on camera.....
U.S. signals open-ended presence in Syria, seeks patience on Assad's removal

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:54:35 -0500

By David Brunnstrom PALO ALTO, Calif. (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday signaled an open-ended military presence in Syria as part of a broader strategy to prevent Islamic State's resurgence,....
There's A Really Dumb Reason Why Some Teens Are Eating Tide Pods

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:38:46 -0500

Health officials are urging the public not to eat laundry detergent packets amid an uptick in intentional exposures and ingestions among teenagers, and we can thank a running online joke for it.....
Authorities: Deputy fatally shoots teen in Ohio courtroom

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:33:05 -0500

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A deputy fatally shot a 16-year-old boy in an Ohio courtroom when a fight broke out involving the boy, his family and the officer on Wednesday, a sheriff's office investigato....
Here's What Will Happen If The Government Shuts Down

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:59:07 -0500

The federal government is once again faced with a potential shutdown as Congress struggles to pass short-term funding legislation this week.....
Mother-daughter polio team shot dead in Pakistan: police

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:43:50 -0500

A mother and daughter polio vaccination team were gunned down Thursday in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta as they were immunizing children, police said, the latest deaths in the country's lo....
Pope Francis Performs Impromptu Wedding Ceremony Aboard Papal Plane

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:12:57 -0500

Two flight attendants on Pope Francis’ papal plane were treated to first-class service on Thursday when the pope helped them officially tie the knot.....
California abuse case sparks calls for home-schooling oversight

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:07:21 -0500

The number of U.S. children educated at home has doubled to about 1.7 million, or 3 percent of the nation's school-age population, from 1999, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.....
Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey's Trabzon Airport

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:46 -0500

Turkish authorities are using a large crane to lift a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and stopped on the side of a slope just meters away from the Black Sea. The Pegasus ....
Republican governor tells Republicans to 'wake up' after Democrats win big in Wisconsin

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:58:00 -0500

A Democratic victory in one of Wisconsin’s Republican-leaning districts is “a wake up call for Republicans” in the state, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has said, as the party prepares for a vicious ....
Glossier Just Dropped Its First-Ever Solution To Acne-Prone Skin

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:50:02 -0500

The glossy-faced, dewy-skinned experts at Glossier just dropped a new addition to the skincare-as-makeup retailer’s collection that’s perfect for blemish-prone faces.....
Amazon Narrows Down Second Headquarters List To 20 Possibilities

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:45:47 -0500

On Thursday, Amazon released the short list of cities and other localities that are still in the running to host the online retail giant’s second headquarters, which it’s calling HQ2.....
The Latest: Murder charge filed in college student's killing

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:14:05 -0500

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a University of Pennsylvania student in California (all times local):....
Illegal immigrant alleged cop killer wishes he 'killed more'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:28:34 -0500

Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamontes accused of killing two California police officers interrupts first day of trial with profane outbursts.....
What is a federal government shutdown?

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:19:54 -0500

The US Congress is scrambling to avert a shutdown of the federal government amid fraught negotiations over a budget compromise. Lawmakers have until midnight on Friday to pass a spending bill or risk....
The Best Instant Pot Recipes To Make With The Pressure Cooker Feature

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:46:07 -0500

No matter how hard you fight it, an Instant Pot is almost certainly going to weasel its way into your life at some point.....
Apple plans new U.S. campus, to pay $38 billion in foreign cash taxes

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:12:25 -0500

The company has been under increasing pressure to make U.S. investments since the 2016 presidential campaign, when Trump targeted the iPhone maker for making products in Asian factories. While Apple ....
Fishermen dive into river moments before motorboat smashes into vessel

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:31:42 -0500

A group of fisherman were forced to dive into a freezing cold river to escape being crushed by a motorboat bearing down on their small vessel. Bryan Maess was fishing with friends near the mouth of th....
Philippine volcano spews lava; thousands flee

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:14:44 -0500

Glowing-red lava spurted in a fountain and flowed down the Philippines' most active volcano in a stunning display of its fury that has sent more than 34,000 villagers fleeing to safety.....
Toyota Calls Off EPA Partnership Under Pressure From Environmentalists

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:57:35 -0500

Toyota Motor Corp. has ended talks with the Environmental Protection Agency to overhaul internal management practices at the agency, the automaker told HuffPost on Wednesday.....
Parents Charged With Torture And Abuse Of 13 Kids May Face Life In Prison

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:30:06 -0500

A California couple accused of holding their 13 children captive in their home for years face up to life in prison.....
Alligator and python captured tangling on golf course

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:50:33 -0500

Several golfers had their games interrupted in Florida by a highly unusual sight on Friday: a python battling an alligator.....
Ukraine passes bill to get occupied regions back from Russia

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:12:56 -0500

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament on Thursday passed a bill that aims to reintegrate the eastern territories currently controlled by Russia-backed separatists, and goes as far as to declar....
What about the memory test Trump aced? It's not for everyone

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:46:07 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Drawing a clock. Counting backward by sevens. Rattling off words that begin with "F'' before a minute's up.....
Zinke Pushes Majority Of National Park Service Advisory Panel To Resign

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:15:39 -0500

Most of the members of the National Park Service Advisory Board have tendered their resignation over frustrations with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, The Washington Post reports.....
Norfolk Southern pushing for 'more stable' rail service in 2018: CEO

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:32:09 -0500

Norfolk Southern Corp is working toward a "more stable, resilient" network for 2018 following service issues in recent months, the No. 4 U.S. railroad's top executive said on Thursday. Norfolk's rail....
Barry Allen Displays a New Power in "Trial of The Flash"

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:35:00 -0500

He's got some conviction.....