2017年9月14日 星期四

(2017/09/13 22:10) The Newest Breaking News

(2017/09/13 22:10) The Newest Breaking News


Stevie Wonder Opens Hurricane Benefit By Slamming Climate Change Deniers

  
Music legend Stevie Wonder wants people who don't believe in climate change to open their eyes.......

White House says Jemele Hill calling Trump a racist is a 'fireable offense.' Trump once called Obama a racist. - Washington Post

  
USA TODAYWhite House says Jemele Hill calling Trump a racist is a 'fireable offense.' Trump once called Obama a racist.Washington PostThis post has been updated. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders suggested Wednesday that ESPN host Jemele Hill should be fired for calling President Trump a "white supremacist." And as our Philip Bump notes, it's highly unusual for the ...ESPN Host Committed 'Fireable Offense' With Trump 'White Supremacist' Tweet: White House AideHuffPostTweets that have rocked ESPN: From Jemele Hill to Bill Simmons, the World Wide Leader and social media stormsNew York Daily NewsWhite House suggests ESPN fire Jemele Hill over 'outrageous' Trump commentsPoliticoChicago Tribune -NOLA.com -CBS News -Detroit Free Pressall 248 news articles »......

Trump Blocks China-Backed Bid for Lattice Over Security Risk - Bloomberg

  
BloombergTrump Blocks China-Backed Bid for Lattice Over Security RiskBloombergFollow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed investor from buying Lattice Semiconductor Corp., a personal rebuke that bodes poorly for several other ...Trump blocks sale of US chipmaker to Chinese investorsCNBCTrump blocks Chinese deal to buy US chips with military usesWashington TimesTrump Bars Chinese-Backed Firm From Buying US Chipmaker LatticeU.S. News & World ReportOregonLive.com -TheStreet.com -Wall Street Journal (subscription) -GeekWireall 45 news articles »......

Mueller focusing on Facebook posts in Russia probe - New York Post

  
New York PostMueller focusing on Facebook posts in Russia probeNew York PostRussia's attempts to sway American voters through Facebook are a "red-hot" focus of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the election and possible links to President Trump's campaign, a new report said Wednesday. Prosecutors and FBI ...and more »......

Late-Night Hosts Couldn't Resist Mercilessly Joking About Ted Cruz's Twitter Account Liking Porn - Vulture

  
VultureLate-Night Hosts Couldn't Resist Mercilessly Joking About Ted Cruz's Twitter Account Liking PornVultureYesterday's second biggest tech story was Apple's introduction of the iPhone X. The first was that Ted Cruz — or, at the very least, Ted Cruz's verified Twitter account — liked a porn video posted by the account @SexuallPosts that depicted a woman ...Cruz on porn tweet: 'The media and the left seem obsessed with sex'The Hill (blog)Cruz on porn video 'liked' on his Twitter account: 'It was not me'CNNTed Cruz I Did Not Like That Porn Tweet ... Staffer Who Did Won't be FiredTMZ.comRollingStone.com -Chicago Tribune -Newsweek -Business 2 Communityall 130 news articles »......

Inside Bernie Sanders' new 'Medicare for all' bill - CNN

  
CNNInside Bernie Sanders' new 'Medicare for all' billCNN(CNN) When Sen. Bernie Sanders did this in 2013, he did it alone. On Wednesday, nearly four years later, Sanders introduced a new "Medicare for all" health care bill with a third of the Senate Democratic caucus by his side. Flanked at first by New York ...Medicare for All or State Control: Health Care Plans Go to ExtremesNew York TimesBernie Sanders Announces Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In SenateHuffPostSanders lays down marker with ambitious single-payer bidPoliticoThe Hill -Washington Post -BBC News -National Reviewall 479 news articles »......

Freeman High School: Student shot dead confronting gunman at Wash. school, officials say - CBS News

  
CBS NewsFreeman High School: Student shot dead confronting gunman at Wash. school, officials sayCBS NewsLast Updated Sep 13, 2017 5:53 PM EDT. SPOKANE, Wash. -- Officials say a student was shot dead after attempting to confront a gunman at a high school south of Spokane, Washington, CBS affiliate KREM reports. First responders were called to Freeman ...One dead in shooting at Washington State high schoolNew York Daily NewsHigh school shooting in Washington state kills 1, injures 3Chicago TribuneMultiple victims in shooting at Freeman High School; one student dead; suspect detainedThe Spokesman-ReviewLos Angeles Times -USA TODAY -ABC News -PEOPLE.comall 267 news articles »......

Millions Without Power As Weakened Irma Continues To Batter The Southeast

  
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. ― Millions of people are facing a long, difficult road to recovery after Irma's week-long deadly rampage through the Caribbean and southeastern United States.......

Trump's press secretary offers suggested punishments for two Trump critics - Washington Post

  
Washington PostTrump's press secretary offers suggested punishments for two Trump criticsWashington PostWhite House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders set aside some time during the daily press briefing Wednesday to declare that former FBI director James B. Comey should face criminal punishment for allowing negative information about the president ...Exclusive: Justice Department declines Senate request to interview FBI officials over Comey firingCNN'An outright assault' on an 'independent DOJ': White House doubles down on Comey attacksBusiness InsiderWhite House lays out case that Comey broke the lawThe HillPolitico -CNBC -Newsweek -NPRall 78 news articles »......

Jimmy Kimmel Roasts Ted Cruz After Twitter Porn Flub: Watch - RollingStone.com

  
RollingStone.comJimmy Kimmel Roasts Ted Cruz After Twitter Porn Flub: WatchRollingStone.comJimmy Kimmel knew he'd been handed comedy gold in the lead-up to his monologue Tuesday night after Ted Cruz was caught in the middle of a controversy surrounding a damning late-night "like" on Twitter Monday.Cruz on porn tweet: 'The media and the left seem obsessed with sex'The Hill (blog)Cruz on porn video 'liked' on his Twitter account: 'It was not me'CNNLate-Night Hosts Couldn't Resist Mercilessly Joking About Ted Cruz's Twitter Account Liking PornVultureNewsweek -TMZ.comall 126 news articles »......

Eight Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air-Conditioning After Irma - New York Times

  
New York TimesEight Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air-Conditioning After IrmaNew York TimesEmergency workers at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, Fla., on Wednesday. Credit Jason Henry for The New York Times. HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Eight people are dead and more than 100 have been evacuated to hospitals from a nursing home that ...Irma: Eight dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC NewsHurricane Irma: Officials urge health care checks after nursing home deathsCNNAt Least 8 Dead At Florida Nursing Home After IrmaNPRABC News -CBS News -Miami Herald -NBCNews.comall 262 news articles »......

Doubling down: Paris awarded '24 Olympics, LA gets '28

  
Paris to host 2024 Olympics and LA to host 2028 in historic double award......

The Latest: Classmate says school shooter was student

  
ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Washington state (all times local):......

Hillary Clinton is Official Grief Counselor for Dems

  
The former first lady's election memoir, "What Happened," was released—and her fans said they just need someone to comfort them.......

Democrats Flip State House Seats In 2 Districts That Trump Won By Double Digits

  
Democrats won two GOP-held legislative seats in Oklahoma and New Hampshire on Tuesday, bringing the total number of state legislature seats the party has flipped since the November election to six.......

Couple Sentenced to 5 Years Probation Over YouTube Pranks They Pulled on Kids

  
Michael and Heather Martin entered Alford pleas to two counts of child neglect.......

8 Dead After Hurricane Irma Knocks Out Air Conditioning In Florida Nursing Home

  
Five people died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, officials said Wednesday.......

Talk: Billie Jean King Understands Colin Kaepernick

  
The tennis legend on activism, tobacco sponsorships and the strange experience of watching her own biopic.......

Bannon Will Address Berkeley, a Hotbed of Conflict Over Free Speech

  
Stephen K. Bannon has agreed to speak this month at the invitation of a conservative student publication at the University of California, Berkeley.......

A Prewar Apartment? How About a Post-2016 Apartment

  
Never mind closet space, prewar charm and location; for some New Yorkers, new is the only option — brand new.......

Here's what a realistic Ukraine settlement may look like - Hurriyet Daily News

  
The PunchHere's what a realistic Ukraine settlement may look likeHurriyet Daily NewsU.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis wants to supply Ukraine with "defensive weapons" to combat the Russian-supported separatists occupying parts of eastern Ukraine. Yet however justified the outrage over Moscow's behavior, retaliation is risky. If the US ...Kiev seeks to complicate Russians' entry to UkraineTASSall 106 news articles »......

Flynn promoted Middle East nuclear power project during WH tenure: report - The Hill

  
The HillFlynn promoted Middle East nuclear power project during WH tenure: reportThe HillFormer national security adviser Michael Flynn promoted a private-sector nuclear power plan for the Middle East while he served in the White House, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The project aimed to build nuclear plans in Saudi Arabia and ...The Expanding Investigation Into Michael FlynnThe AtlanticWhere The Trump/Russia Investigations StandHuffPostThe Russia Investigation Is Back, Baby! Here's the Latest.Slate Magazine (blog)Reuters -New York Magazine -STLtoday.com -USA TODAYall 93 news articles »......

15 Marines taken to hospitals after tank catches fire, military says - CBS News

  
CBS News15 Marines taken to hospitals after tank catches fire, military saysCBS NewsSAN DIEGO -- Fifteen Marines were rushed to Southern California hospitals after a seafaring tank caught fire during training at Camp Pendleton, the military says. Marine 1st Lt. Paul Gainey told The Associated Press that at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday an ...15 Marines injured in training accident at Camp PendletonLos Angeles TimesCamp Pendleton accident leaves 15 Marines injuredThe San Diego Union-Tribune15 Marines injured in training accident with amphibious vehicle at Camp PendletonWashington ExaminerFox News Insiderall 29 news articles »......

Police department warns women not to call 911 after photo of officers helping during Irma goes viral

  
The Gainesville Police Department is creating quite the stir on social media after a photo of its police officers on duty during Hurricane Irma goes viral.......

One dead, several wounded in northwest US school shooting

  
One student was killed and at least three other people were wounded Wednesday in a shooting in a school in the northwest of the United States, according to officials quoted by local media. The shooting took place in a high school in the town of Spokane in Washington state, 285 miles (460 kilometers) from Seattle. Fire department spokesman Brian Schaeffer told local media that one student had been killed and that three others were admitted to a nearby hospital in a stable condition.......

Former CDC Director's New Initiative Aims To Save 100 Million Lives

  
For Dr. Tom Frieden, fading quietly into retirement wasn't really an option.......

Cudjoe Key: the Florida community that was Hurricane Irma's ground zero

  
It's not hard to grasp that Cudjoe Key, a small community of about 1,700 people among the islands of the Florida Keys, was the ground zero of Hurricane Irma. It was here that Irma first made landfall in Florida on Sunday morning as a mammoth category four hurricane, an event that will forever be etched into the history of Cudjoe.......

Order is returning to the Florida Keys, but services remain scarce - CNN

  
CNNOrder is returning to the Florida Keys, but services remain scarceCNN(CNN) Determining how badly Hurricane Irma wrecked the Florida Keys may lie in what constitutes good news coming from the island chain. A couple of grocery stores are open limited hours in Key Largo. If you have a bucket of water, you can flush your ...Irma death toll rises to 30 across 3 statesABC NewsIs climate change affecting hurricanes? What we do – and don't – knowCBS NewsFlorida Keys: An evacuation that worked and saved lives. Here's why.USA TODAYLos Angeles Times -The Atlantic -Slate Magazine -Sun Sentinelall 7,358 news articles »......

See Stunning Before and After Photos of Hurricane Irma's Impact on the Caribbean

  
These before and after photos below show the physical impact of a storm that left so many struggling in its wake.......

Eight Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After Irma

  
Eight people are dead and more than 100 have been evacuated to hospitals from a nursing home that had no air conditioning following Hurricane Irma, officials said Wednesday.......

Yes, Twitter Loves Porn And Porn Loves Twitter - HuffPost

  
HuffPostYes, Twitter Loves Porn And Porn Loves TwitterHuffPostWhen someone on Ted Cruz' Twitter account "liked" a porn video earlier this week, it ripped the covers of a dirty not-so-secret: Twitter and porn are perfect bedmates. "Twitter loves porn," is the blunt way that Daron Press, president of Camsoda, an ...Cruz on porn video 'liked' on his Twitter account: 'It was not me'CNNWhy parents should care that porn showed up on Ted Cruz's Twitter pageChicago TribuneJimmy Kimmel Roasts Ted Cruz After Twitter Porn Flub: WatchRollingStone.comNewsweek -Los Angeles Times -Vulture -Slate Magazine (blog)all 122 news articles »......

US moves to ban use of Kaspersky software in federal agencies amid concerns of Russian espionage - Washington Post

  
Washington PostUS moves to ban use of Kaspersky software in federal agencies amid concerns of Russian espionageWashington PostThe U.S. government on Wednesday moved to ban the use of a Russian brand of security software by federal agencies amid concerns the company has ties to state-sponsored cyberespionage activities. In a binding directive, acting homeland security ...Kaspersky Lab Antivirus Software Is Ordered Off US Government ComputersNew York TimesDHS directs government agencies to scrub systems for Russian company's softwareABC NewsUS bans use of Kaspersky software in federal agencies amid concerns of Russian espionageChicago TribuneTechCrunch -Reuters -BBC News -Fox Newsall 77 news articles »......

Eight Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After Irma - New York Times

  
New York TimesEight Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After IrmaNew York TimesEmergency workers at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, Fla., on Wednesday. Credit Jason Henry for The New York Times. HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Eight people are dead and more than 100 have been evacuated to hospitals from a nursing home that ...Hurricane Irma: Officials urge health care checks after nursing home deathsCNN6 dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington PostDeath toll rises to 8 at Florida nursing home where Irma knocked out powerCBS NewsABC News -U.S. News & World Report -New York Daily News -Sun Sentinelall 258 news articles »......

Let Hillary Clinton roar

  
Something very strange is going on in post-mortems about the 2016 election. On the one hand, the hard evidence is piling up that a combination of factors largely outside of Hillary Clinton's control were responsible for her loss to Donald Trump. On the other hand, many apparently don't want Hillary Clinton to talk about any of that.......

Cruz on porn video 'liked' on his Twitter account: 'It was not me'

  
Sen. Ted Cruz denied Wednesday that he was the one who liked a pornographic video from his Twitter account. ......

Clinton: Comey 'forever changed history'

  
Hillary Clinton, in an interview with CNN on Wednesday, said James Comey permanently changed history by getting involved in the 2016 election, effectively claiming that the former FBI director's actions led to her loss to Donald Trump.......

Irma death toll rises to 30 across 3 states

  
At least 23 people in the U.S. have died as a result of Hurricane Irma.......

One dead in shooting at Washington State high school - New York Daily News

  
New York Daily NewsOne dead in shooting at Washington State high schoolNew York Daily NewsA student was killed in a shooting at a high school in Washington State Wednesday. Three more children were taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center where they were in critical condition, Spokane Fire Department Chief Brian Schaeffer said. Hospital staff ...High school shooting in Washington state kills 1, injures 3Chicago TribuneSpokane schools placed on lockdown after reports of a shootingWashington Post1 student dead, 3 injured in shooting at Spokane-area high schoolLos Angeles TimesThe Spokesman-Review -USA TODAY -CBS News -New York Postall 253 news articles »......

15 Marines injured in training accident at Camp Pendleton - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles Times15 Marines injured in training accident at Camp PendletonLos Angeles TimesFifteen Marines were injured Wednesday during a training exercise involving an amphibious landing vehicle at Camp Pendleton, according to the Marine Corps. The injured, from the 1st Marine Division, were participating in a battalion training operation ...Marine Corps' amphibious assault vehicle in California bursts into flames with 15 Marines insideBusiness InsiderAmphibious Vehicle Ignites, 15 Marines Taken to HospitalsU.S. News & World Report15 Marines hurt in training accident at Camp PendletonWJLAThe San Diego Union-Tribune -KTLA -NBC 7 San Diego -Washington Examinerall 20 news articles »......

Trump dines with Democrats to talk tax

  
President Donald Trump says he is ready to work with the opposition Democratic party on tax reform.......

U.S. Updates Guidelines on Self-Driving Car Technology

  
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao rolled out a new set of federal guidelines for self-driving car technologies on Tuesday, aimed at streamlining development by reducing federal expecta.........

The Latest College Rankings Have Some Familiar Schools on Top

  
The 'U.S. News & World Report' rankings are closely followed each year......

Myanmar's Suu Kyi To Skip UN General Assembly Amid Outrage Over Rohingya Crisis

  
Myanmar's civil leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has announced she will skip the upcoming United Nations General Assembly amid escalating tensions in crisis-torn Rakhine state.......

Anthony Weiner And Huma Abedin Appear In Divorce Court

  
NEW YORK ― Former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) met his estranged wife, Huma Abedin, for their first hearing in divorce court Wednesday, months after he pleaded guilty to sending explicit text messages to a minor. Anthony had already caused so much heartache.......

6 Dead After Hurricane Irma Knocks Out Air Conditioning In Florida Nursing Home

  
Five people died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, officials said Wednesday.......

Trump says tax hike on rich possible as he steps up talks with Democrats

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the rich might see a hike in taxes as he pursues a major tax overhaul with outreach to Democrats who oppose cutting rates for the wealthy, while Republicans in Congress set a timetable to unveil their plan. ......

One dead, three wounded in Washington state school shooting

  
(Reuters) - One child was killed and three people wounded at a shooting on Wednesday at a high school near Spokane, Washington before a suspect was taken into custody, the local fire chief said. ......

Democrats probe whether Flynn pushed nuclear project as Trump aide

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers are investigating whether retired U.S. General Michael Flynn secretly promoted a U.S.-Russian project to build dozens of nuclear reactors in the Middle East after becoming President Donald Trump's first national security adviser. ......

Russia's War Games With Fake Enemies Cause Real Alarm

  
Joint Russian and Belarussian military exercises will target fictional countries that look an awful lot like the Baltic States.......

Myanmar Leader Cancels U.N. Trip Amid Outcry Over Rohingya Slaughter

  
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel laureate exalted for defying tyranny, decided against traveling to the United Nations for the annual General Assembly.......

From Prison to Ph.D.: The Redemption and Rejection of Michelle Jones

  
During 20 years behind bars, a woman develops a passion and talent for history. But her background was too hot for Harvard.......

White House: ESPN's Jemele Hill should be fired for calling Trump a 'white supremacist' - Washington Post

  
Washington PostWhite House: ESPN's Jemele Hill should be fired for calling Trump a 'white supremacist'Washington PostWhite House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday struck back at ESPN host Jemele Hill for referring to President Trump a "white supremacist," calling the comment "outrageous" and saying she should lose her job. Asked about Hill's ...Jemele Hill shows ESPN isn't trying to hide its political bent anymoreThe HillWhite House suggests ESPN fire Jemele Hill over 'outrageous' Trump commentsPoliticoTweets that have rocked ESPN: From Jemele Hill to Bill Simmons, the World Wide Leader and social media stormsNew York Daily NewsCBS News -Detroit Free Press -Business Insider -ThinkProgressall 226 news articles »......

Obamas to host first global summit in Chicago - CNN

  
NewsweekObamas to host first global summit in ChicagoCNNBarack Obama announces Chicago summit for young leadersAOLObama to host global summit in ChicagoThe HillObama to host global summit on civic engagementWashington ExaminerInStyle -TPM -Politico -Elite Dailyall 43 news articles »......

Lobbying activities of Michael Flynn's son being examined by special counsel on Russia - Washington Post

  
Washington PostLobbying activities of Michael Flynn's son being examined by special counsel on RussiaWashington PostThe lobbying activities of Michael G. Flynn, the son of President Trump's former national security adviser, are being examined by the special counsel investigating possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 election, ...The Expanding Investigation Into Michael FlynnThe AtlanticMike Flynn's Son Is Subject of Federal Russia ProbeNBCNews.comDemocrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aideReutersSTLtoday.com -The Hill (blog) -New York Magazine -Salonall 89 news articles »......

Kaspersky Lab Antivirus Software Is Ordered Off US Government Computers - New York Times

  
New York TimesKaspersky Lab Antivirus Software Is Ordered Off US Government ComputersNew York TimesAmerican government agencies have been ordered to stop using antivirus software made by Kaspersky Lab, whose headquarters, above, are in Moscow. Credit Pavel Golovkin/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — Federal agencies were ordered on Tuesday ...US bans use of Kaspersky software in federal agencies amid concerns of Russian espionageChicago TribuneKaspersky: US government removes Russian security softwareBBC NewsDHS Orders Feds to Dump Software From Russia-Linked Kaspersky LabNBCNews.comBuzzFeed News -Fortune -ABC News -Voice of Americaall 150 news articles »......

Hurricane Irma: Officials urge health care checks after nursing home deaths - CNN

  
CNNHurricane Irma: Officials urge health care checks after nursing home deathsCNN(CNN) Florida's governor called on first responders Wednesday to check health care facilities statewide after at least six nursing home patients died following a reported air conditioning malfunction in the wake of Hurricane Irma. The nursing home ...As Florida recovers from Irma, Jacksonville has historic flooding — and might get moreWashington PostIs climate change affecting hurricanes? What we do – and don't – knowCBS NewsFlorida Keys: An evacuation that worked and saved lives. Here's why.USA TODAYABC News -The Atlantic -Slate Magazine -Sun Sentinelall 7,240 news articles »......

'An outright assault' on an 'independent DOJ': White House doubles down on Comey attacks - Business Insider

  
Business Insider'An outright assault' on an 'independent DOJ': White House doubles down on Comey attacksBusiness InsiderWhite House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders doubled down on comments she made earlier this week about former FBI Director James Comey having potentially broken the law when he leaked notes memorializing his conversations with the ...Exclusive: Justice Department declines Senate request to interview FBI officials over Comey firingCNNTrump is privately raging about Robert Mueller. But all of this is his own fault.Washington PostWhite House lays out case that Comey broke the lawThe HillPolitico -Bloomberg -NPR -Fox Newsall 72 news articles »......

8 dead after Irma knocks out air conditioning at Florida nursing home - ABC News

  
NBCNews.com8 dead after Irma knocks out air conditioning at Florida nursing homeABC NewsEight people are dead after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, according to ABC affiliate WPLG. While the causes of their deaths were not immediately clear, the facility, Rehabilitation Center at ...6 dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington PostSix Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After IrmaNew York TimesEight dead at Hollywood nursing home where Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioningSun SentinelNPR -AOL -CBS News -Slate Magazine (blog)all 249 news articles »......

Hurricane Jose's path may bring it back toward Bahamas, US

  
Hurricane Jose, sitting out in the Atlantic on Wednesday, is expected to make a slow clockwise rotation over the next 36 to 48 hours that could bring it closer to the US and the Bahamas.......

Hosts of 2024 and 2028 Olympics revealed

  
After three failed attempts and 12 years after the demoralizing and disheartening loss to the London bid in 2005, Paris has finally been awarded the Olympic Games it has craved.......

Cassini's 13-year Saturn mission ends Friday

  
In the early morning hours of September 15, NASA's 13-year mission exploring Saturn and its moons will come to an end as the spacecraft deliberately dives into Saturn's atmosphere and plunges itself into the planet. ......

Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 Borussia Dortmund

  
Harry Kane scores twice as Tottenham get their Champions League campaign off to a positive start against Borussia Dortmund.......

Paris and LA to host 2024 and 2028 Olympics

  
Paris and Los Angeles are named as hosts of the 2024 and 2028 Olympics respectively by the International Olympic Committee.......

Liverpool 2-2 Sevilla

  
Liverpool's first game in the Champions League since 2014 ends in a draw with Sevilla at Anfield.......

Irma: Eight dead at Florida nursing home left without power

  
Three people are found dead at the care facility and five others die after reaching hospital.......

Introducing Serena Williams' baby daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr

  
Serena Williams uses social media to introduce her baby daughter to the world and document her pregnancy.......

Hurricane Irma: UK's aid budget cannot be spent on overseas territories

  
Britain's Caribbean islands are too rich to qualify for development resources, the BBC has learned.......

Graham Taylor 'was warned of abuse' at Villa

  
One victim told the FA's inquiry the ex-England manager advised him to "sweep it under the carpet".......

Cristiano Ronaldo: Seven reasons why Real Madrid star 'CR7' is ridiculous

  
The Champions League is back and Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated by helping himself to two goals in Real Madrid's 3-0 win over Apoel Nicosia.......

Woman charged in attack of Charlottesville rally organizer

  
A fourth person faces charges of assaulting "Unite the Right" organizer Jason Kessler at a news conference in Charlottesville, Virginia.......

WATCH: Discovery of baby gator in pool produces screams

  
Police fished a baby alligator out of a swimming pool in Cocoa, Florida, after Hurricane Irma.......

US to scrub systems of Russian firm's software

  
U.S. officials have expressed growing concern about Kaspersky Lab.......

Republicans make last-minute pitch for Obamacare repeal plan

  
A small group of GOP lawmakers reveals plan to repeal Obamacare.......

8 dead at nursing home after Irma knocks out air conditioning

  
The entire facility was evacuated due to cooling issues.......

Russian news agency RT now under scrutiny as foreign agent

  
RT, the Russian government television network, disclosedMonday that one of its U.S. affiliates has been notified by the Justice Department that it must register as a foreign agent that is disseminating propaganda in the United States.......

Irma's wrath was especially hard on some communities

  
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Irma seemed to inflict special wrath on some unlucky communities, even though it didn't cause the catastrophic destruction that was feared in Florida and the rest of the Southeastern United States.......

U.S. will not issue some visas in four nations in deportation crackdown

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department on Wednesday will stop issuing certain kinds of visas to some citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone because the nations are not taking back their citizens the United States wants to deport. ......

'It Was a Frat House': Inside the Sex Scandal That Toppled SoFi's C.E.O.

  
Mike Cagney is stepping down as chief executive of the lending start-up Social Finance amid questions about sexual harassment at the company. Inside the events that preceded the move.......

Six shot at Freeman High School; one student dead; suspect detained - The Spokesman-Review

  
The Spokesman-ReviewSix shot at Freeman High School; one student dead; suspect detainedThe Spokesman-ReviewOne student was killed and up to five other people were injured in a shooting Wednesday morning at Freeman High School south of Spokane. "The shooter is in the back seat of a patrol car right now," Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said at the scene, where ...Spokane schools placed on lockdown after reports of a shootingWashington PostShooting reported at Washington State high schoolNew York Daily NewsMass shooting reported at Washington high schoolNew York PostCBS News -Chicago Tribune -USA TODAY -ABC Newsall 162 news articles »......

Two Muslim Teens On Navigating Girlhood And Islamophobia In Their America

  
Welcome to "The Story We Share," a series of Q&As that profile two people with similar identities ― but who live in very different places.......

Six shot at high school near Spokane, Washington

  
(Reuters) - Six people were shot at a high school near Spokane, Washington, on Wednesday, police and local media said. ......

Why President Trump is so antsy for tax reform - Washington Post

  
Washington PostWhy President Trump is so antsy for tax reformWashington PostAs evidenced by his Twitter feed on this hectic Wednesday, President Trump really, really wants Congress to put a tax reform bill on his desk ASAP. And he's smart to demand that: Tax reform could be intricately tied to Republicans' political future ...Republican Plan for New Tax Code to Be Unveiled This MonthNew York TimesHouse GOP leaders detail plan for getting tax reform across finish linePoliticoPushing tax reform, Donald Trump again seeks out DemocratsUSA TODAYBloomberg -NBCNews.com -ABC News -New York Magazineall 946 news articles »......

Justice blocks FBI officials from Senate interviews on Clinton, Comey - The Hill

  
The HillJustice blocks FBI officials from Senate interviews on Clinton, ComeyThe HillThe Justice Department is blocking Senate investigators from interviewing two top FBI officials who could provide testimony on the firing of former Director James Comey and the handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton · Hillary Diane Rodham ...and more »......

IOC Officially Awards 2024 Olympics to Paris, 2028 Games to Los Angeles - Sports Illustrated

  
Sports IllustratedIOC Officially Awards 2024 Olympics to Paris, 2028 Games to Los AngelesSports IllustratedThe 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympics have officially been granted to Paris and Los Angeles, respectively, the International Olympic Committee announced with a unanimous vote on Wednesday at a session in Lima, Peru. Both cities will make history as they ...It's official: Los Angeles will host Olympics in 2028USA TODAYLA officially awarded 2028 Olympic GamesLos Angeles TimesThe Olympics used to feature art competitions. Let's bring them back.Washington PostTeamUSA.org -Local 10 -OCRegister -euronewsall 114 news articles »......

The rise and fall of 'Asia's Mandela'

  
For years she was the epitome of the peaceful protester, steadfast in her devotion to democracy in her homeland of Myanmar through non-violent means.......

Dalai Lama: Buddha would help Rohingya

  
The Dalai Lama has called on Myanmar to follow the example of the Buddha and come to the aid of the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, almost 300,000 of whom have fled their home province in two weeks.......

370,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence. How will the world react?

  
The crisis involving minority Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state has become "catastrophic," UN Secretary-General António Guterres said Wednesday. ......

Irma wrecks tourist spots in Caribbean, spares Disney

  
Walt Disney World theme parks and Universal Orlando Resort have reopened in Orlando after Hurricane Irma hit Florida, while the Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg planned to reopen Wednesday. But many other destinations in the state and the Caribbean affected by Irma and other storms remain off-limits to visitors, in some cases with extensive damage or power outages that will take days if not weeks to resolve.......

Spokane schools placed on lockdown after reports of a shooting - Washington Post

  
Washington PostSpokane schools placed on lockdown after reports of a shootingWashington PostSchools in Spokane, Wash., were placed on lockdown Wednesday amid reports of a shooting near Freeman High School. Officials posted on the Spokane Public Schools' Twitter account that all campuses had been placed on lockdown as a precautionary ...Six shot at Freeman High School; suspect in custodyThe Spokesman-ReviewShooting reported at Washington State high schoolNew York Daily NewsSchools locked down after reports of shooting at Freeman High School in Wash.CBS NewsChicago Tribune -Seattle Times -KREM.com -KHQ Right Nowall 135 news articles »......

Russia proposed full normalization with US under Trump, Kremlin says - CNN

  
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Multi-million pound Army drones lost over sea

  
The British Army drones were lost in the Irish Sea earlier this year.......

North Carolina college could be sued over Confederate statue

  
A New York-based law firm representing 12 students and a professor at North Carolina's flagship public university is pressing the school to remove a Confederate soldier statue......

Myanmar's Suu Kyi to address nation next week on Rohingya crisis

  
Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi will address the crisis engulfing Rakhine state next week, in her first speech since scores were killed in violence that has sent nearly 380,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing to Bangladesh and sullied her reputation as a defender of the oppressed. A crackdown by Myanmar's army, launched in response to attacks by Rohingya militants on August 25, has pushed vast numbers of refugees from the stateless Muslim minority across the border. The violence has incubated a humanitarian crisis on both sides of the border and put intense global pressure on Suu Kyi to condemn the army campaign, which the UN has described as having all the hallmarks of "ethnic cleansing".......

Shots fired at high school near Spokane, Washington: police

  
(Reuters) - Police and fire crews responded to a high school near Spokane, Washington, on Wednesday after shots were fired, a police spokeswoman said. ......

Six shot at Freeman High School; suspect in custody - The Spokesman-Review

  
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Paris, Los Angeles confirmed as hosts of 2024 and 2028 Olympics

  
After three failed attempts and 12 years after the demoralizing and disheartening loss to the London bid in 2005, Paris has finally been awarded the Olympic Games it has craved.......

Suu Kyi skips UN summit amid criticism over Rohingya crisis

  
Myanmar's de facto leader, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, has canceled a trip to the United Nations in September amid a spiraling crisis inside the country's Rakhine state.......

Paris and Los Angeles confirmed as hosts of 2024 and 2028 Olympics

  
After three failed attempts and 12 years after the demoralizing and disheartening loss to the London bid in 2005, Paris has finally been awarded the Olympic Games it has craved.......

Justice Department Won't Let FBI Officials Speak to Senate Panel - Bloomberg

  
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Is climate change affecting hurricanes? What we do – and don't – know - CBS News

  
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Under-fire Suu Kyi to skip UN meeting amid growing Rohingya crisis

  
Myanmar's de facto leader, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, has canceled a trip to the United Nations in September amid a spiraling crisis inside the country's Rakhine state.......

Nobel winners demand action on Rohingya crisis

  
Twelve Nobel Prize laureates have written an open letter to the UN Security Council urging it to intervene in the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar.......

US limits visas for African, Asian nations over deportations

  
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The United States will stop issuing certain visas to Eritrean nationals and officials of Cambodia, Sierra Leone and Guinea as of Wednesday because they have refused to take back deported citizens, the State Department said Tuesday.......

Hurricane season has arrived with a deadly vengeance. Science can explain a few reasons why. - USA TODAY

  
USA TODAYHurricane season has arrived with a deadly vengeance. Science can explain a few reasons why.USA TODAYFirst it was Harvey. Then Irma. Now Jose lurks. The hurricane season has arrived with a deadly vengeance, and science can explain a few reasons why. "Every year around this time, even in quiet years, we get some active systems," AccuWeather ...and more »......

Democrats continue to line up behind Bernie Sanders' health care bill - ABC News

  
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Woman arrested after alleged break-in attempt at Prince George's school

  
A 40-year-old woman is under arrest after allegedly trying to break in to the school in south London where Prince George is a student, the Metropolitan Police said Wednesday.......

The one group we abandoned in the hurricanes

  
With all the stories of heroism and tragedy in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, one group of people have been left out of sight and out of our hearts: the incarcerated men and women in our federal correctional facilities. ......

Strange path: Jose may loop back to US

  
Hurricane Jose, sitting out in the Atlantic on Wednesday, is expected to make a slow clockwise rotation over the next 36 to 48 hours that could bring it closer to the US and the Bahamas.......

Chainsaw-wielding nun clears debris after Irma

  
An off-duty police officer captured this video of Sister Margaret Ann taking matters into her own hands when a fallen tree blocked a road in her community.......

Authorities evacuate about 115 residents in South Florida after hurricane knocks out air conditioning

  
At least six nursing home residents have died in Hollywood, Florida, according to a statement by city officials.......

Warwickshire v Essex: Fine batting display puts Essex close to title

  
Essex are on the verge of their first County Championship title since 1992 after a fine batting display against Warwickshire.......

Olympic Games: Paris & LA to host 2024 & 2028 respectively

  
Paris and Los Angeles are named as hosts of the 2024 and 2028 Olympics respectively by the International Olympic Committee.......

Leinster duo Nacewa and Gibson-Park denied entry to South Africa

  
Leinster captain Isa Nacewa and fellow New Zealander Jamison Gibson-Park are denied entry to South Africa because of visa problems.......

Carlos Tevez: 'Overweight' Shanghai Shenhua forward not fit to play

  
Ex-Manchester United and Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez is "overweight", says Shanghai Shenhua coach Wu Jingui.......

The $999 iPhone X was an inevitability - The Verge

  
The VergeThe $999 iPhone X was an inevitabilityThe VergeWith Tuesday's announcement of the iPhone X, which comes with an edge-to-edge OLED display and starts at a staggering $999, it's worth reflecting on how such a once-luxury device could transition to mass-market status and then flow back toward its ...Rumor recap: Who was right and wrong about the iPhone X and iPhone 8AppleInsider (press release) (blog)How to preorder the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 PlusCNETiPhone X's Face ID raises security and privacy questionsTechCrunchBGR -Business Insider -Recode -Fortuneall 5,710 news articles »......

Mike Flynn's Son Is Subject of Federal Russia Probe - NBCNews.com

  
NBCNews.comMike Flynn's Son Is Subject of Federal Russia ProbeNBCNews.comWASHINGTON — Michael G. Flynn, the son of President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, is a subject of the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election and possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump ...Michael Flynn Is Reportedly Refusing To Meet With Senate Intelligence CommitteeThe Daily Callerall 14 news articles »......

White House Insists DOJ 'Should Look Into' Prosecuting Former FBI Chief James Comey - Yahoo News

  
Yahoo NewsWhite House Insists DOJ 'Should Look Into' Prosecuting Former FBI Chief James ComeyYahoo NewsWhite House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders insisted on Tuesday that the Department of Justice (DOJ) should look into prosecuting former FBI Director James Comey. Sanders had already made a similar remark on Monday, after she was asked to ...and more »......

House Dems: Michael Flynn May Have Lobbied For Nuclear Deal Inside White House - NPR

  
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Hillary Clinton thinks her odds would be better if the election were held today - CNN

  
CNNHillary Clinton thinks her odds would be better if the election were held todayCNNWashington (CNN) Hillary Clinton was asked Wednesday morning whether she thought she would win the 2016 election if it was held today. "Oh, I don't know," Clinton replied to "Today" anchor Matt Lauer. "I think there's at least a 50-50 chance I would.".One way Clinton misunderstands the political moment: Most Americans aren't in the middleWashington PostHillary in My HeadSlate MagazineClinton calls Trump Jr.'s explanation of Russia meeting 'an absurd lie'PoliticoBusiness Insider -The Hill (blog) -E! Online -ABC Newsall 1,049 news articles »......

GOP eyes tax framework for Sept. 25 release - The Hill

  
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Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez v Gennady Golovkin 'is going to be hell'

  
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez's fight with Gennady Golovkin in Las Vegas on Saturday is going to be "hell", according to Oscar de la Hoya.......

Missouri Activists Gather Outside Civil Rights Exhibit To Denounce Trump Voter Fraud Panel

  
ST. LOUIS ― While President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission met publicly for the second time on Tuesday, a coalition of voting rights groups gathered outside the Missouri History Museum here to denounce the panel and warn that Trump's commission will likely lead to more voting restrictions.......

Meghan Markle finally meets Queen Elizabeth II: Report

  
Meghan Markle has finally met Queen Elizabeth II, according to a new Us Weekly report, after just over a year of dating Prince Harry.......

Turning aside risk, Democrats rally to Bernie Sanders' single payer health plan - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesTurning aside risk, Democrats rally to Bernie Sanders' single payer health planLos Angeles TimesLike passengers leaping for a departing train, leading Democrats are scrambling to support single-payer health insurance, a system that would represent a huge expansion of government control over healthcare and which the party's presidential nominee ...Single-payer won't pass now. But its popularity proves our morals are changing.Washington PostBernie Sanders's 'Medicare for all' bill needs to passThe HillBernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In SenateHuffPostCNN -NBCNews.com -Fox News -ABC Newsall 328 news articles »......

The Trump administration wants to reduce the US refugee cap to the lowest level in decades - Business Insider

  
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Reality Check: Was the PM right about police pay?

  
Theresa May says an officer starting in 2010 would, by now, have received a 32% increase in pay in real terms.......

Can you spot your favourite Dahl character?

  
The BBC went looking for Roald Dahl's creations in honour of Roald Dahl day.......

The Latest: Lawyer suggests problems with Ohio execution

  
LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on execution of a condemned Ohio killer (all times local):......

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's 69-year-old mother Maye dazzles at New York Fashion Week

  
Maye Musk went out with a bang at New York Fashion Week! The 69-year-old mother of Tesla CEO Elon Musk hit her last Spring 2018 runway at the Zero + Maria Cornejo show on Tuesday looking absolutely flawless in a striped satin top tucked into matching pants and some leather slides. A great way to end #nyfw #model#justgettingstarted," Maye captioned the snap.......

Aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Florida

  
Millions of people are facing a long, difficult road to recovery after Irma's week-long deadly rampage through the Caribbean and southeastern United States.......

Supreme Court blocks drawing new Texas congressional districts - American Thinker (blog)

  
American Thinker (blog)Supreme Court blocks drawing new Texas congressional districtsAmerican Thinker (blog)In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court issued a stay of a lower court ruling that would have required Texas to redraw two congressional districts that the court found to unconstitutionally disenfranchised Latino and other minority voters. The Hill: The ...Over liberals' objections, Supreme Court says Texas need not draw new districts nowWashington Postall 48 news articles »......

Serena Williams Introduces Baby Girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. With First Photo - RollingStone.com

  
The Mercury NewsSerena Williams Introduces Baby Girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. With First PhotoRollingStone.comSerena Williams welcomed first child with fiance Alex Ohanian over Labor Day weekend. Credit: Richard Young/REX Shutterstock. By Joyce Chen. 3 hours ago. More News. Serena Williams Announces Pregnancy With Snapchat Photo Serena Williams at a ...Serena Williams shares first pictures and reveals name of newborn daughterESPNSerena Williams shares pictures of her new baby girlBBC NewsSerena Williams debuts photo of baby girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.CBS NewsBustle -PEOPLE.com -Washington Post -E! Onlineall 167 news articles »......

8-year-old biracial boy was hung from rope by NH teenagers because of his race, family says - Washington Post

  
Washington Post8-year-old biracial boy was hung from rope by NH teenagers because of his race, family saysWashington PostIt was around 5 p.m. on a Monday in late August, and an 8-year-old boy, like so many others that summer evening, was playing in a back yard. The others he was with had a few years on him — some were as old as 14 — and he had no reason to suspect that ...Allegation Of Lynching-Style Attack On NH Boy Leaves Community Grappling With Race-Based TensionWBURNH opens hate crime investigation in boy's near-hanging caseBoston HeraldNH State Police Asked to Join Investigation of Alleged Hanging in ClaremontValley Newsall 63 news articles »......

England beaten 62-55 by New Zealand and lose series

  
England miss out on a first series win against New Zealand, after losing 62-55 in the third and final test in Hamilton.......

Federal officers arrested for hazing victims using 'rape table': Officials

  
The officers were assigned to a specialized screening team at Newark Airport.......

Trump steps up talks with Democrats on taxes as timetable set

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his outreach to Democrats to try to make good on a campaign promise for major tax cuts, while fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives promised an outline of a tax plan in two weeks. ......

Sports Media's Trump Problem Is Bigger than Jemele Hill - Vanity Fair

  
Vanity FairSports Media's Trump Problem Is Bigger than Jemele HillVanity FairJournalist Jemele Hill attends ESPN The Party on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for ESPN. ESPN had a great idea when it started The Undefeated, a strong daily foray into sports, race, culture and politics.Jemele Hill's Trump comments have turned into an ESPN firestormNew York PostESPN distances itself from anchor Jemele Hill's anti-Trump tweetsCBS NewsTraina Thoughts: ESPN Appeased No One With Its Statement On Jemele HillSports IllustratedWashington Free Beacon -Detroit Free Press -Chicago Sun-Times -AZCentral.comall 140 news articles »......

Hillary Clinton: 'I don't pay much attention' to Sarah Sanders - Washington Examiner

  
Washington ExaminerHillary Clinton: 'I don't pay much attention' to Sarah SandersWashington ExaminerHillary Clinton on Wednesday brushed off comments from White House press secretary Sarah Sanders about her new memoir on the 2016 election, and said she doesn't pay attention to what Sanders says. "I honestly don't pay much attention to what she ...Huckabee Sanders: Trump 'Proud of the Decision' to Fire ComeyWashington Free Beaconall 181 news articles »......

Allegation Of Lynching-Style Attack On NH Boy Leaves Community Grappling With Race-Based Tension - WBUR

  
WBURAllegation Of Lynching-Style Attack On NH Boy Leaves Community Grappling With Race-Based TensionWBURAbout 100 people gathered in a park in downtown Claremont, New Hampshire, Tuesday night for a vigil in response to an alleged attack of an 8-year-old biracial boy in the city. At the event, it didn't take long before racial tensions were on full display.NH opens hate crime investigation in boy's near-hanging caseBoston HeraldBiracial boy, 8, taunted by teens before near-hanging, family saysKSAT San AntonioNH State Police Asked to Join Investigation of Alleged Hanging in ClaremontValley Newsall 61 news articles »......

Graham Taylor 'warned of abuse' at Aston Villa

  
One victim told the FA's inquiry the ex-England manager advised him to "sweep it under the carpet".......

Woman arrested at Prince George's school

  
George, 4, started at Thomas's Battersea School in September.......

Six Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After Irma

  
Six people are dead and more than 100 have been evacuated to a local hospital from a nursing home that had no air conditioning following Hurricane Irma, the police said Wednesday.......

Senate Rejects Bipartisan Effort to End 9/11 Military Force Declaration

  
In a battle between Republican isolationists and interventionists, the Senate rejected Senator Rand Paul's push to end the military force declaration passed after 9/11.......

Supreme Court Allows Broad Trump Refugee Ban - U.S. News & World Report

  
U.S. News & World ReportSupreme Court Allows Broad Trump Refugee BanU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: An international traveler arrives after U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order travel ban at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. January 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Reuters. By Lawrence Hurley and Dan Levine.US refugee quota may be lowered to 1980 level: reportFox NewsTrump mulls capping refugee quota at lowest level since 1980: reportThe HillTrump administration considering capping refugee admissions at below 50000: ReportWashington ExaminerThe Mercury News -Boston Herald -The Week Magazine -Washington Timesall 173 news articles »......

Obama Foundation announces civics summit, fellowship - USA TODAY

  
USA TODAYObama Foundation announces civics summit, fellowshipUSA TODAYThe Obama Foundation announced Wednesday its first set of initiatives since former president Barack Obama left office, including a summit and fellowship for civic leaders. The summit will be held on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1, bringing in hundreds of civic ...Obamas to host first global summit in ChicagoWLS-TVObama Foundation To Focus On Civic Engagement Programs For Young PeopleTPMObama offers a message for young leaders — 'persevere'PoliticoChicago Tribune -Hindustan Times -Chicago Sun-Timesall 29 news articles »......

6 dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after Irma - Washington Post

  
Washington Post6 dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington PostPolice opened a criminal investigation Wednesday into the deaths of at least six people at a South Florida nursing home that apparently was without air conditioning amid ongoing power outages from Hurricane Irma, according to local officials. Three ...Irma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC NewsSix dead at Florida nursing home as Hurricane Irma's after-effects pose new threatsNew York Daily News6 die at Florida nursing home as Irma's aftermath brings new hazardsChicago TribuneFox News -Los Angeles Times -New York Times -CNNall 169 news articles »......

Hands on with Apple's iPhone X

  
CNN Tech's Samuel Burke gets a first look at Apple's newly announced $999 iPhone.......

Woman arrested near Prince George's school

  
George, 4, started at Thomas's Battersea School in September.......

Sara Saxon: I Live In Birmingham, Alabama, And This Is My Style

  
As part of the fashion-obsessed community, we're always interested in finding out what people are wearing around the country, from Birmingham, Alabama to Provo, Utah and everywhere in between.......

Europe must seize Brexit 'window of opportunity', says Juncker

  
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker declared in a flagship speech Wednesday that "wind is back in Europe's sails" after last year's shock Brexit vote, an act he warned Britain would regret. In his annual State of the Union address, Juncker urged the bloc to seize a "window of opportunity" and use the momentum from its recent economic recovery to become more deeply integrated than ever before. Defying the eurosceptic trends that drove Britain to become the first country to decide to leave the EU, Juncker outlined a vision of a bigger eurozone and passport-free Schengen area, under the aegis of a single EU president.......

One way Clinton misunderstands the political moment: Most Americans aren't in the middle - Washington Post

  
Washington PostOne way Clinton misunderstands the political moment: Most Americans aren't in the middleWashington PostIt is by now abundantly clear that Hillary Clinton no longer cares what the haters think. After decades in the public eye and a brutal and humiliating 2016 election, it's easy to see why. She'd been attacked relentlessly and often unfairly almost ...Hillary Clinton thinks her odds would be better if the election were held todayCNNHillary in My HeadSlate MagazineClinton calls Trump Jr.'s explanation of Russia meeting 'an absurd lie'PoliticoThe Hill (blog) -ABC News -E! Online -New Republicall 1,037 news articles »......

G4S: 'Serious questions' over immigration removal centre profits

  
Two immigration removal centres made significant profits, documents seen by BBC Panorama suggest.......

Miranda Lambert Writes Loving Post for 2-Year Anniversary With Boyfriend Anderson East

  
Miranda Shares Sweet Snap For 2-Year Anniversary: "Oh How I Remember Well, Sunset On September 12th…"......

Flooded streets and shredded trees: Hurricane Irma's wrath in Florida

  
Two days after Hurricane Irma engulfed the entire state of Florida with deadly winds and rains, residents are only beginning to assess the damage in the storm's wake.......

Irma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without power - BBC News

  
BBC NewsIrma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC NewsSix people at a Florida nursing home that was left without power for days after Hurricane Irma have died. Police evacuated 115 residents on Wednesday from the facility, whose air conditioning was cut by the storm. Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief ...Six dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington PostSix dead at Florida nursing home as Hurricane Irma's after-effects pose new threatsNew York Daily News6 dead at Florida nursing home that lost power during Hurricane IrmaChicago TribuneFox News -CNN -Los Angeles Times -PEOPLE.comall 147 news articles »......

Why don't facts matter?

  
At a time when polarization is at its peak and truth is a four-letter word, the question on everyone's minds is: Why does evidence seem to have little influence on people's beliefs, and what can be done?......

Juncker pulls Europe away from Brexit Britain

  
Jean-Claude Juncker has likely been studying his Rahm Emanuel. He's taken to heart the American political strategist's lesson: never let a good crisis go to waste.......

Snap general election cost over £140m

  
The government publishes the cost of June's election that left the Tories without a majority.......

Celtic charged by Uefa as fan runs on to pitch and aims kick at Kylian Mbappe

  
Uefa charges Celtic after a fan runs on to the pitch and aims a kick at Paris St-Germain's Kylian Mbappe.......

6 dead at nursing home after Irma knocks out air conditioning

  
The entire facility was evacuated due to cooling issues.......

What to do when a hurricane blows away your vacation plans

  
What do you do when a hurricane blows away your vacation plans? The Associated Press asked Pauline Frommer of Frommers.com and the Frommer travel guidebook series for advice.......

Must-See Photos From John F. Kennedy And Jackie Kennedy's Wedding

  
On September 12, 1953, John F. Kennedy, the future 35th president of the United States, and his bride Jacqueline Lee Bouvier exchanged "I dos" at St. Mary's Church in Newport, Rhode Island.......

6 Dead At Florida Nursing Home Following Hurricane Irma

  
Five people died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, officials said Wednesday.......

Republican Plan for New Tax Code to Be Unveiled This Month

  
The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee plans an ambitious timeline to overhaul the tax code, with a first look coming the week of Sept. 25.......

Thomas Jefferson statue at U-Va. shrouded in black - Washington Post

  
Washington PostThomas Jefferson statue at U-Va. shrouded in blackWashington PostStudents and other University of Virginia community members shrouded a statue of Thomas Jefferson in black Tuesday night, rallying to criticize the university's response to recent white nationalist demonstrations that have unfolded in and near the campus.Black Lives Matter protesters in Charlottesville shroud Thomas Jefferson statueFox NewsProtesters shroud Jefferson statue, decry UVa response to ralliesThe Daily ProgressVirginia GOP criticizes 'vandalism' of Jefferson statue at University of VirginiaRichmond.comNew York Daily News -BBC News -The Daily Caller -University of Virginia The Cavalier Dailyall 33 news articles »......

Obama Announces Two-Day 'Inaugural Summit' for His Foundation - Washington Free Beacon

  
Washington Free BeaconObama Announces Two-Day 'Inaugural Summit' for His FoundationWashington Free BeaconFormer President Barack Obama announced Wednesday morning that the Obama Foundation will hold a two-day "immersive event" in Chicago featuring hundreds of leaders from around the world later this year. The Obama Foundation Summit is being billed ...Obama to host global summit in ChicagoThe HillObama offers a message for young leaders — 'persevere'PoliticoObama Foundation sets summit to promote civic engagementChicago TribuneHindustan Times -TPM -Chicago Sun-Timesall 27 news articles »......

Australia rugby team same-sex marriage spat

  
Israel Folau tweets his opposition to proposed legalisation, but not everybody agrees.......

Pressure mounts on Facebook to release campaign ads bought by Russia

  
A campaign finance reform group, accusing Facebook of being used as an "accomplice" in a Russian influence scheme, is calling on company chairman Mark Zuckerberg to reverse his position and publicly release "secretly-sponsored" Russian political ads that ran on its platform during last year's presidential election.......

Six dead at Florida nursing home as Hurricane Irma's after-effects pose new threats - New York Daily News

  
New York Daily NewsSix dead at Florida nursing home as Hurricane Irma's after-effects pose new threatsNew York Daily NewsSix people died at a beleaguered South Florida nursing home knocked out of commission by Hurricane Irma, officials said. The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills — without power since the storm made landfall this week — was evacuated early ...Five dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington Post6 dead at Florida nursing home due to intense heat, loss of power after IrmaFox News6 dead at Florida nursing home that lost power during Hurricane IrmaChicago TribuneCNN -New York Times -Los Angeles Times -BBC Newsall 139 news articles »......

Obama to host global summit in Chicago - The Hill

  
Hindustan TimesObama to host global summit in ChicagoThe HillFormer President Barack Obama · Barack Hussein ObamaEmployers, colleges rush to protect DACA CIA chief: Senior al-Qaeda leaders' days are numbered Overnight Energy: Trump may seek more disaster aid after Irma MORE announced in a new video ...Obama Foundation To Focus On Civic Engagement Programs For Young PeopleTPMObama offers a message for young leaders — 'persevere'PoliticoObama Foundation sets summit to promote civic engagementChicago TribuneHindustan Times -Chicago Sun-Timesall 24 news articles »......

PMQs: May and Fabricant on Celebrity First Dates appearance

  
The prime minister teases Lichfield's MP on his upcoming appearance on a TV programme.......

6 dead after Irma knocks out air conditioning at Florida nursing home

  
The entire facility was evacuated due to cooling issues.......

Teenage Son Shoots Mom to Death After She Said He Couldn't Keep Puppy: Cops

  
Andrew David Willson, 19, fatally shot his mother as she slept, police said.......

White House, Republican leaders plan to reveal tax cut details in two weeks - Washington Post

  
Washington PostWhite House, Republican leaders plan to reveal tax cut details in two weeksWashington PostThe White House and GOP leaders plan to reveal new details of their plan to cut corporate and individual taxes the week of Sept. 25, and they are imploring lawmakers to reach a budget agreement that could smooth its passage, a key lawmaker told his ...Democrats have won 6 GOP-held seats in 2017. Republicans have won 0 Democratic seats.CNNRepublican Plan for New Tax Code to Be Unveiled This MonthNew York TimesHouse GOP plan will boost tax revenue and satisfy businessesThe HillBloomberg -Politico -ABC News -U.S. News & World Reportall 1,012 news articles »......

The iPhone X is designed for a generation of selfie takers - The Verge

  
The VergeThe iPhone X is designed for a generation of selfie takersThe VergeThe biggest news out of Apple's event yesterday was the debut of its wild iPhone X. Apple saved the device for last and took its time expounding the phone's technical feats, yet the highlight of the presentation was far more carefree: an overview of ...iPhone X's Face ID raises security and privacy questionsTechCrunchEveryone chill out, the iPhone X isn't as bad as you thoughtBGRI used the iPhone X, and I can already tell it'll be worth its $1000 priceBusiness InsiderCNET -Fortune -Computerworld -Gizmodoall 5,525 news articles »......

ESPN and other outlets are grappling with calling out Trump and racism - Washington Post

  
Washington PostESPN and other outlets are grappling with calling out Trump and racismWashington PostESPN found itself in another political controversy earlier this week, this time becoming the latest news organization forced to grapple with where the line is on politics and racism after SportsCenter host Jemele Hill called President Trump a white ...Jemele Hill's Trump comments have turned into an ESPN firestormNew York PostESPN distances itself from anchor Jemele Hill's anti-Trump tweetsCBS NewsFox's Carlson, Travis Rip Into ESPN Over Anchor's Anti-Trump RantWashington Free BeaconTownhall -AOL -AZCentral.com -Chicago Tribuneall 128 news articles »......

Elderly couple missing after evacuating from Florida amid Hurricane Irma

  
Milan and Lucille Yezic were last seen Saturday night at approximately 7:30 p.m. ET at a gas station near Interstate 75 in Ocala, Florida.......

Clinton blasts Don Jr.'s 'absurd lie' about Russian lawyer meeting

  
Hillary Clinton isn't buying Donald Trump Jr.'s latest explanation for meeting a Kremlin-connected lawyer during the presidential campaign.......

Irma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without power

  
Three people are found dead at the care facility and three others die after reaching hospital.......

WATCH: Marriage proposal hits a snag with lost ring

  
Seth Dixon dropped the ring while proposing on a Kansas City bridge.......

Trump to host Schumer and Pelosi for dinner to discuss DACA, health care

  
The dinner comes after Trump sided with the Democrats on government funding.......

The Latest: Killer sings hymn before death by execution

  
LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on execution of a contemned Ohio killer (all times local):......

Trump talks to Democrats as Republicans set tax plan timetable

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday pressed ahead with his outreach to Democrats to try to make good on a campaign promise for major tax cuts, while fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives promised an outline of a tax plan in two weeks. ......

Five Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning After Irma

  
Five people are dead and 115 have been evacuated to a local hospital from a nursing home that had no air conditioning following Hurricane Irma, the police said Wednesday.......

Why Mueller is drilling into Trump's role in drafting Don Jr.'s false Russia statement - Vox

  
VoxWhy Mueller is drilling into Trump's role in drafting Don Jr.'s false Russia statementVoxIt could help him get over one of the toughest legal hurdles in proving obstruction. Updated by Zack Beauchamp@zackbeauchampzack@vox.com Sep 13, 2017, 8:50am EDT. tweet · share. (Alex Wong/Getty Images). Earlier this year, when reporters were ...Trump is privately raging about Robert Mueller. But all of this is his own fault.Washington Postall 24 news articles »......

I don't want the new iPhone X and I can't be alone - TechCrunch

  
TechCrunchI don't want the new iPhone X and I can't be aloneTechCrunchApple announced the latest iPhone yesterday. It's thinner, faster and has a better screen than the previous model. But of course it does. That's how these things go. But the phone also lacks things I consider part of my daily life. I'm lost. This ...I used the iPhone X, and I can already tell it'll be worth its $1000 priceBusiness InsideriPhone X widens the gap between tech haves and have-notsCNETSkip iPhone X and 8. If you need an iPhone, this is the better deal.USA TODAYMac Rumors -Engadget -Washington Post -Recodeall 5,497 news articles »......

Hot Florida cops get social media begging to be 'cuffed and frisked' - New York Post

  
New York PostHot Florida cops get social media begging to be 'cuffed and frisked'New York PostThree Florida cops are making temperatures rise in Irma-ravaged Florida, with hot-and-bothered social media users begging to be frisked and vowing to break the law to meet the trio. app-facebook. Gainesville Police Department. on Sunday.'I feel faint … send help!' Gainesville 'hot cops' steam up Facebook after Irma.Washington PostPeople Are Thirsting Hard Over These Hot Florida Cops Rescuing People From Hurricane IrmaBuzzFeed NewsOh, Cupid: Internet falls in love with Florida police officers in viral postsWLS-TVKPRC Houstonall 57 news articles »......

Donald Trump's Travel Ban Gets A Temporary Win From The Supreme Court - HuffPost

  
HuffPostDonald Trump's Travel Ban Gets A Temporary Win From The Supreme CourtHuffPostThe court on Tuesday granted an administration request that it block a federal appeals court ruling from last week that would have limited the scope of the ban as it applies to refugees. Namely, the lower court ruling would have exempted as many as 24 ...Justices allow Trump administration ban on most refugeesABC NewsSupreme Court allows broad Trump refugee banReutersUS refugee quota may be lowered to 1980 level: reportFox NewsThe Hill -The Mercury News -Boston Herald -The Week Magazineall 169 news articles »......

Democrats have won 6 GOP-held seats in 2017. Republicans have won 0 Democratic seats. - CNN

  
CNNDemocrats have won 6 GOP-held seats in 2017. Republicans have won 0 Democratic seats.CNNWashington (CNN) On Tuesday night, Democrats flipped two Republican-held state legislative seats -- one in Oklahoma, one in New Hampshire -- that Donald Trump carried in the 2016 election. That makes six turnovers from Republican to Democrat in ...With their party's future on the line in the states, Democrats can't agree on a playbookWashington Post'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinnerABC NewsTrump Woos Democrats on Tax Overhaul at White House DinnerBloombergThe Hill (blog) -USA TODAY -U.S. News & World Report -NBCNews.comall 847 news articles »......

Charlottesville: Protesters cover Thomas Jefferson statue - BBC News

  
BBC NewsCharlottesville: Protesters cover Thomas Jefferson statueBBC NewsProtesters covered a statue of former US President Thomas Jefferson in black at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Dozens of people staged the protest on Tuesday, reportedly posting a sign reading "TJ is a racist and rapist". The act ...Protesters shroud Jefferson statue, decry UVa response to ralliesThe Daily ProgressUniversity of Virginia students cover Thomas Jefferson statue with tarp during rainy protestNew York Daily NewsCongress approves Va. senators' resolution condemning white nationalists, KKK, neo-NazisWJLAThe Daily Caller -University of Virginia The Cavalier Dailyall 26 news articles »......

Hot cops go viral

  
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New image released in search for jogger filmed appearing to push woman into traffic

  
London police have released an additional image of an unidentified jogger who was caught on CCTV video in May appearing to push a woman into oncoming traffic.......

North Korea nuclear yield estimated at 250 kilotons: US monitor

  
North Korea's latest nuclear test probably had a yield of 250 kilotons, a US monitoring group said Wednesday -- much higher than official estimates. Pyongyang conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test last week -- saying it was a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted into a missile -- prompting global condemnation and heightening tensions over its weapons ambitions. The US Geological Service put the magnitude of the resulting earthquake at 6.3, and the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organisation (CTBTO) and Norwegian agency NORSAR had raised their initial figures to 6.1.......

Why Trump's meeting with Tim Scott matters - CNN

  
CNNWhy Trump's meeting with Tim Scott mattersCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump's meeting with South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott on Wednesday will put in one room two Republican men with vastly different experiences of what life in America looks like -- and it couldn't be more important. Scott ...Congress To Trump: Denounce Hate GroupsHuffPostCongress officially calls for Trump to condemn hate groupsNew York PostDonald Trump didn't call Charlottesville an act of domestic terrorism, so Congress will make himSalonBustle -TPM -The Guardian -VICE Newsall 107 news articles »......

Dems: Flynn did not disclose Middle East trip - The Hill

  
The HillDems: Flynn did not disclose Middle East tripThe HillPresident Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn appeared to violate the law by failing to disclose a business trip to the Middle East, according to two Democratic lawmakers. The two Democrats in a letter to Flynn's former business ...Flynn could face new pressure in Russia probe as Dems allege he concealed contactsABC NewsDemocrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aideReutersFlynn Omitted a Saudi Nuclear Project in Filing, Democrats SayBloombergBusiness Insider -Newsweek -New York Post -The Guardianall 76 news articles »......

Black Lives Matter protesters in Charlottesville shroud Thomas Jefferson statue - Fox News

  
Fox NewsBlack Lives Matter protesters in Charlottesville shroud Thomas Jefferson statueFox NewsJust one month ago, white nationalists stormed the University of Virginia's rotunda chanting "Jews will not replace us." On Tuesday, exactly one month later, a different group of protesters came together to deride the school's response to last month's ...Protesters shroud Jefferson statue, decry UVa response to ralliesThe Daily ProgressVirginia GOP criticizes 'vandalism' of Jefferson statue at University of VirginiaRichmond.comUniversity of Virginia students cover Thomas Jefferson statue with tarp during rainy protestNew York Daily NewsThe Daily Caller -University of Virginia The Cavalier Dailyall 26 news articles »......

3 dead, 4 hospitalized with carbon-monoxide poisoning from generator after Hurricane Irma - Orlando Sentinel

  
Orlando Sentinel3 dead, 4 hospitalized with carbon-monoxide poisoning from generator after Hurricane IrmaOrlando SentinelThree people died of carbon-monoxide poisoning on Tuesday from a generator that was running inside their Orange County home after Hurricane Irma, the Sheriff's Office said. Four other members of the multigenerational family were taken to Florida ...1 dead, 3 treated for carbon monoxide poisoning in Daytona BeachLocal 10all 58 news articles »......

Hillary in My Head - Slate Magazine

  
Slate MagazineHillary in My HeadSlate MagazineClinton is not known for the expressivity of her voice. But the What Happened audiobook is surprisingly lovely. By Katy Waldman. Hillary Clinton kicks off her book tour with a signing at the Barnes & Noble in Union Square in New York on Tuesday. Timothy A.Hillary Clinton still doesn't get 'what happened' in the 2016 electionWashington PostClinton calls Trump Jr.'s explanation of Russia meeting 'an absurd lie'PoliticoClinton: A lot of 'interesting coincidences' between Russia, Trump campaignThe Hill (blog)E! Online -Fox News -Bloomberg -New York Daily Newsall 994 news articles »......

ESPN distances itself from anchor Jemele Hill's anti-Trump tweets - CBS News

  
CBS NewsESPN distances itself from anchor Jemele Hill's anti-Trump tweetsCBS NewsBRISTOL, Conn. -- ESPN distanced itself from anchor Jemele Hill's tweets one day after she called President Trump "a white supremacist" and "a bigot." "The comments on Twitter from Jemele Hill regarding the president do not represent the position of ...ESPN: 'Inappropriate' for Jemele Hill to call Donald Trump a white supremacistDetroit Free PressESPN Is Very Sorry That Jemele Hill Publicly Shared Her Opinion of Donald TrumpGQ MagazineESPN censures anchor for Trump blast, faces backlashPoynter (blog)Townhall -Washington Times -Washington Post -AOLall 118 news articles »......

Marriott rescue boat left non-hotel guests behind on Irma-battered island

  
St. Thomas was hit hard by Hurricane Irma.......

Turkey will take its own security measures after Russia defense deal, Erdogan says

  
By Tuvan Gumrukcu and Ece Toksabay ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday dismissed NATO allies' concern over Turkey's deal to buy a missile defense system from Russia and said Ankara would continue to take the security measures it thought right. Turkey, whose relations with its allies have frayed in recent months, said it opted for the S-400 because Western companies had offered no "financially effective" alternative.......

Forced Searches of Phones and Laptops at U.S. Border Are Illegal, Lawsuit Claims

  
Activists consider the searches a violation of First and Fourth Amendment rights, while United States officials say they are rare and lawful.......

Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz for porn tweet fiasco - EW.com

  
EW.comJimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz for porn tweet fiascoEW.comBy now you've probably heard about how Ted Cruz's official Twitter account was caught "liking" a tweet containing a hardcore porn video, but Jimmy Kimmel doesn't believe that it was actually the Senator from Texas who did it. His reasoning? "Ted Cruz ...Late-Night Hosts Couldn't Resist Mercilessly Joking About Ted Cruz's Twitter Account Liking PornVultureTrevor Noah Thinks Ted Cruz's Porn Tweet Was a Stealth 2020 Campaign LaunchVanity FairA Brief History Of People Accidentally Oversharing On TwitterGeekSalon -New York Daily News -Daily Mailall 71 news articles »......

US catwalk model comes out as transgender

  
As the fashion industry bows to pressure to become more progressive with its casting choices, a new generation of models from all backgrounds, cultures, genders and sexualities has taken to the runways. The transgender community -- for so long underrepresented in fashion -- can today count several fashion superstars in its ranks, namely Gucci muse Hari Nef and fashion week stalwart Andreja Pejić.......

Nobel winners demand UN action on Rohingya crisis

  
Twelve Nobel Prize laureates have written an open letter to the UN Security Council urging it to intervene in the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar.......

'Pharma bro' issues apology letter for alleged threat against Hillary Clinton

  
Martin Shkreli said threatening Clinton was never his intention. ......

Republicans want Hillary Clinton to vanish. We can't let that happen | Heather Cox Richardson

  
The fight over Hillary Clinton's continued presence in public life is about more than her "likeability" or the fissures in the Democratic party. Clinton attracts such vitriol because she stands at the place where two conflicting political ideologies clash. Republicans today control all branches of the federal government and are poised to put their ideology of radical individualism into reality.......

Obama announces Chicago summit to gather civic leaders

  
The two-day event will bring together hundreds of active citizens to exchange ideas and discuss innovative solutions to common problems, Obama said.......

Medicare for All or State Control: Health Care Plans Go to Extremes - New York Times

  
New York TimesMedicare for All or State Control: Health Care Plans Go to ExtremesNew York TimesA bill supported by Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina would take money spent under the Affordable Care Act and give it to states in the form of block grants. Credit Pete Marovich for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Liberals and conservatives ...The Health 202: Single-payer pushes the health-care debate decidedly leftwardWashington PostBernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In SenateHuffPostBernie Sanders' Health Care Plan Is Popular — For NowNBCNews.comThe Atlantic -National Review -New Republic -Bloombergall 339 news articles »......

'I'm working in a shop that sells my novel'

  
Shortlisted Booker Prize author Fiona Mozley also works in a shop which sells her novel.......

'I have the same condition as Lady Gaga'

  
It took me a while to understand the impact fibromyalgia would have on my life, writes 22-year-old Leanne Webber.......

Singapore names first woman president, raising eyebrows over election process

  
By Fathin Ungku SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore named a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state's first woman president on Wednesday while critics expressed dismay that other candidates were disqualified and the election went uncontested. Aiming to strengthen a sense of inclusivity, Singapore had decreed the presidency, a largely ceremonial six-year post, would be reserved for candidates from the minority Malay community this time. The returning officer declared Halimah Yacob, 63, elected on Wednesday after nominations closed.......

Five Dead After Florida Nursing Home Goes Without Air Conditioning

  
Five people had died and 115 had been evacuated from a nursing home in Hollywood, Fla., the police said on Wednesday.......

Trump, Bannon Maneuvers Could Threaten GOP Senate Majority - NPR

  
NPRTrump, Bannon Maneuvers Could Threaten GOP Senate MajorityNPRPresident Trump and his allies aren't exactly running the playbook Republicans want him to ahead of the 2018 midterms. And that could be costly for the GOP at the ballot box next year. Most recently, he has lashed out harder at his own party's two most ...Democrats keep winning races in places they shouldn't. So ...CNN'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinnerABC NewsTrump Woos Democrats on Tax Overhaul at White House DinnerBloombergU.S. News & World Report -USA TODAY -NBCNews.com -CBS Newsall 874 news articles »......

Devastated by Irma, Virgin Islands Torn Between Fight and Flight - Bloomberg

  
BloombergDevastated by Irma, Virgin Islands Torn Between Fight and FlightBloombergThe lush greenery has been stripped bare, homes have lost their roofs and cars lie crushed under utility polls. St. John, part of the Virgin Islands struck by Hurricane Irma last week, couldn't look less like a tourist destination. Many local residents ...Hurricane Irma Survivors in Caribbean Fear They Will Be Forgotten After 'Apocalyptic' StormNBCNews.comHurricane Irma: UK pledges extra £25m for relief effortBBC NewsAfter Irma, a once-lush gem in the US Virgin Islands is now a wastelandPhilly.comCBS News -Bustle -CNN -BuzzFeed Newsall 924 news articles »......

Hillary Clinton says Comey was 'the determining factor' in 2016 loss

  
The former secretary of state says the ex-FBI director's decision to inform Congress that he had reopened the federal investigation into her use of a private email server on the eve of the 2016 election ultimately cost her the presidency.......

Europe has its mojo back, says Juncker, predicts UK 'regret'

  
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, in a flagship speech Wednesday, declared the "wind is back in Europe's sails" after last year's shock Brexit vote, an act he insisted Britain would regret. In his annual State of the Union address, Juncker said the troubled bloc had become more united in the past 12 months and economic growth was picking up. The EU should seize the momentum to deepen integration and sign new trade deals around the world, Juncker told the European Parliament.......

White House Weighs Lowering Refugee Quota to Below 50000 - New York Times

  
New York TimesWhite House Weighs Lowering Refugee Quota to Below 50000New York TimesSyrian families waiting to register at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Beirut in January. The number of people seeking refugee status reached record levels last year, but the Trump administration is considering reducing the United ...Supreme Court agrees with Trump administration, says some refugees can be barred for nowWashington PostSupreme Court lifts restrictions on Trump travel banThe HillSupreme Court: Trump admin can keep travel ban on most refugeesCNNHuffPost -USA TODAY -ABC News -U.S. News & World Reportall 165 news articles »......

Serena Williams shares first pictures and reveals name of newborn daughter - ESPN

  
ESPNSerena Williams shares first pictures and reveals name of newborn daughterESPNTennis star Serena Williams introduced the world to her newborn daughter, and revealed her name, on Wednesday morning with posts on her various social media accounts. Named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., after her father and Reddit co-founder Alexis ...Meet Her Baby Girl! Serena Williams Introduces Daughter Alexis Olympia: 'We Had a Lot of Complications'PEOPLE.comGrand Slam Titles: 1; Serena Williams announces baby's birthYahoo SportsSerena Williams Introduces Baby Girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. With First PhotoRollingStone.comUs Weekly -TMZ.com -Bustle -Page Sixall 72 news articles »......

Five dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after Irma - Washington Post

  
Philly.comFive dead at South Florida nursing home as state grapples with heat and outages after IrmaWashington PostThe death toll left behind by Hurricane Irma continued to rise Wednesday, as five people died at a South Florida nursing home that apparently was without air conditioning, according to local officials. Three people died at the facility in Hollywood ...5 dead, 120 evacuated from Florida nursing home due to intense heat, loss of powerFox NewsIrma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC News5 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma knocks out powerCBS NewsCNN -New York Post -Miami Herald -Sun Sentinelall 88 news articles »......

'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinner - ABC News

  
USA TODAY'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinnerABC NewsBreaded veal, pie and tax reform were on the menu at the White House on Tuesday evening as a bipartisan group of senators, top economic advisers and President Donald Trump met in what was termed a "constructive" meeting. The meeting touched on a ...Trump, Bannon Maneuvers Could Threaten GOP Senate MajorityNPRTrump Woos Democrats on Tax Overhaul at White House DinnerBloombergThe Latest: Ryan Says Tax Overhaul Plan to Come This MonthU.S. News & World ReportNBCNews.com -USA TODAY -Politico -Business Insiderall 867 news articles »......

Report: Russia proposed full normalization with US under Trump

  
Russia offered a plan to the United States for full and immediate move toward normalization -- or a restoration of diplomatic ties -- between the two countries in the opening weeks of President Donald Trump's administration, according to a BuzzFeed News report Tuesday.......

Valtteri Bottas signs new Mercedes deal for 2018 season

  
Valtteri Bottas signs a new contract with Mercedes to race for the world champions in 2018.......

Laci Peterson's mother recalls the last time she saw her daughter alive

  
Laci Peterson's husband Scott Peterson was convicted of her murder in 2004.......

Video Of McDonald's Employee Misbehaving With Hispanic Woman Goes Viral

  
The Charlotte woman posted the video on Facebook that shows a manager of a drive-thru McDonald's insulting her probably due to her accent and appearance.......

China backs U.N. call for justice in Yemen, U.S. and Saudis don't

  
By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - China signaled on Wednesday it was willing to back an international inquiry into atrocities in Yemen, as demanded by the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, but Saudi Arabia and the United States said they did not support the idea. For three years running U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein has asked the 47 countries in the U.N. Human Rights Council to set up an independent investigation into Yemen's war, which has killed at least 10,000, destroyed the economy, led to a cholera epidemic and pushed millions to the brink of famine.......

Texas congressional and state house redistricting on hold after 5-4 Supreme Court ruling - Dallas News

  
Dallas NewsTexas congressional and state house redistricting on hold after 5-4 Supreme Court rulingDallas NewsTexas likely will hold 2018 elections under current congressional and state house maps after the Supreme Court on Tuesday night blocked a lower court ruling calling for changes in the maps. Separate rulings from a three-judge panel in federal court in ...Supreme Court blocks drawing new Texas congressional districtsAmerican Thinker (blog)all 40 news articles »......

I used the iPhone X, and I can already tell it'll be worth its $1000 price - Business Insider

  
Business InsiderI used the iPhone X, and I can already tell it'll be worth its $1000 priceBusiness InsiderThe new iPhone X will start at an eye-popping $999 when it goes on sale November 3. Take some time and absorb that sticker shock. The iPhone may be celebrating its 10nth anniversary, but it's bucking the notion that technology gets cheaper over time.iPhone X vs. iPhone 8: which should you buy?The VergeI don't want the new iPhone X and I can't be aloneTechCrunchiPhone 8 hands-on: Wireless charging and some modest gainsCNETAppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Mac Rumors -Engadget -Washington Postall 5,601 news articles »......

Isolated, Trump embraces New York friends -- and instincts - CNN

  
CNN InternationalIsolated, Trump embraces New York friends -- and instinctsCNNNew York (CNN) President Donald Trump, who has struggled to find friends and navigate the ways of Washington, appears increasingly at home when surrounded by one distinct group: His fellow New Yorkers. Half a dozen people who have met with the ...Teflon Don confounds DemocratsPolitico'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinnerABC NewsParties struggle with shifting coalitionsThe HillNPR -Bloomberg -U.S. News & World Report -Los Angeles Timesall 864 news articles »......

Clinton calls Trump Jr.'s explanation of Russia meeting 'an absurd lie' - Politico

  
TIMEClinton calls Trump Jr.'s explanation of Russia meeting 'an absurd lie'PoliticoThe scramble to obfuscate the true nature of Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting last summer with a Russian attorney with ties to the Kremlin is "ridiculous" and "an absurd lie," former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Wednesday morning.Hillary Clinton still doesn't get 'what happened' in the 2016 electionWashington PostWhat Happened: The long list of who Hillary Clinton blamesBBC NewsHillary Clinton Is Done Trying to Be "Likeable" After the 2016 ElectionE! OnlineSlate Magazine -The Hill (blog) -NBCNews.com -Voxall 962 news articles »......

Kingsley Burrell trial: Police officers 'lied repeatedly'

  
A court hears three police officers "put their heads together" and agreed to lie.......

Nun With A Chainsaw Clears Hurricane Irma Debris Like A Pro

  
A nun in West Kendall, Florida saw a car nearly go off the road while trying to avoid a tree that had fallen due to Hurricane Irma.......

Irma Evacuations Prioritized White People on St. Martin

  
The hurricane left scores of people dead in the Caribbean.......

Irma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without power - BBC News

  
BBC NewsIrma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC NewsFive people at a Florida nursing home that was left without power for days after Hurricane Irma have died. Police evacuated some 120 residents on Wednesday from the facility, which the storm left without air conditioning. Broward County Mayor Barbara ...At least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after IrmaCNN5 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma knocks out powerCBS News5 Dead After Florida Nursing Home is Evacuated Due to Air Conditioning Issue: 'There's Nothing We Can Do'PEOPLE.comMiami Herald -ABC News -NBC New York -WTAE Pittsburghall 44 news articles »......

iPhone X vs. iPhone 8: which should you buy? - The Verge

  
The VergeiPhone X vs. iPhone 8: which should you buy?The VergeYesterday, Apple announced the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X specs, pricing, release dates, and we got to try them out. But which of these three phones is right for you? It depends on your hobbies and daily activities, of course, but I've broken it down to ...I don't want the new iPhone X and I can't be aloneTechCrunchFirst look: Hands-on with Apple's iPhone XAppleInsider (press release) (blog)iPhone X vs. 8 and 8 Plus: Display Sizes, Cameras, Battery Life, Face ID vs. Touch ID, and Other Tech SpecsMac RumorsCNBC -ZDNet -MarketWatch -TheStreet.comall 5,533 news articles »......

House Democrats: We need new ideas to win majority - Washington Post

  
Washington PostHouse Democrats: We need new ideas to win majorityWashington PostYou're sure to get an earful asking a roomful of House Democrats if they can win back the majority just by running against President Trump. "No," shouted Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (Ill.). "You can't beat something with nothing." "That's not true," Rep ...Teflon Don confounds DemocratsPoliticoIsolated, Trump embraces New York friends -- and instinctsCNN'A lot of work to be done': Senator discusses tax reform after Trump hosts bipartisan dinnerABC NewsThe Hill -NPR -Bloomberg -U.S. News & World Reportall 876 news articles »......

Irma death toll rises, 90 percent of homes damaged in Keys

  
At least 23 people in the U.S. have died as a result of Hurricane Irma.......

Flynn concealed more than a dozen foreign contacts, overseas trips: Democrats

  
Democrats in Congress believe retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn illegally concealed more than a dozen foreign contacts and overseas trips.......

North Korea vows to boost weapons programmes after sanctions

  
North Korea vowed Wednesday to accelerate its weapons programmes in response to "evil" sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council following its latest and most powerful nuclear test. The respected 38 North website in the US raised its estimate for the yield from the explosion, which Pyongyang says was a hydrogen bomb small enough to fit onto a missile, to around 250 kilotons -- more than 16 times the size of the device that devastated Hiroshima in 1945. The detonation, Pyongyang's sixth nuclear blast, prompted global condemnation and came after it carried out two intercontinental ballistic missile launches in July that appeared to bring much of the US into range.......

'Everything's Gone.' Florida Begins the Long Return to Normality After Irma's Chaos

  
"It's going to be pretty hard for those coming home"......

Facebook Moves to Keep Ads From Running on Objectionable Videos

  
The social network, which hopes video will become an increasingly part of its business, said it would limit ads from appearing on unsuitable content.......

At least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after Irma - CNN

  
CNNAt least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no A/C after IrmaCNN(CNN) At least five people have died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief said during a press conference Wednesday morning. CNN affiliate WPLG reported that the home's air-conditioning had been out since ...5 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma knocks out powerCBS NewsIrma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC News5 Dead After Florida Nursing Home is Evacuated Due to Air Conditioning Issue: 'There's Nothing We Can Do'PEOPLE.comMiami Herald -ABC News -NBC New York -WCVB Bostonall 34 news articles »......

5 dead, 120 evacuated from Florida nursing home due to intense heat, loss of power - Fox News

  
Fox News5 dead, 120 evacuated from Florida nursing home due to intense heat, loss of powerFox NewsMore than 100 people were evacuated from a Florida nursing home Wednesday after five people were reported dead at the Hollywood facility, whose residents were suffering from intense heat caused by a lack of electricity after deadly Hurricane Irma swept ...and more »......

Model Teddy Quinlivan comes out as transgender

  
As the fashion industry bows to pressure to become more progressive with its casting choices, a new generation of models from all backgrounds, cultures, genders and sexualities has taken to the runways. The transgender community -- for so long underrepresented in fashion -- can today count several fashion superstars in its ranks, namely Gucci muse Hari Nef and fashion week stalwart Andreja Pejić.......

When is an island not an island?

  
An MSP has questioned whether Skye is a "real" island, on account of its bridge. But what is a "real" island?......

Roald Dahl's widow: Charlie from Charlie and the Chocolate factory 'was originally black'

  
It is Roald Dahl day, when many children dress up as their favourite Dahl character.......

Kingsley Burrell trial: Officers 'lied repeatedly'

  
A court heard three police officers "put their heads together" and agreed to lie.......

5 dead after Irma knocks out air conditioning at Florida nursing home

  
The entire facility was evacuated due to cooling issues.......

Bernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In Senate

  
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will introduce on Wednesday a new version of his plan to give everybody government-run health insurance, potentially opening a new chapter in the ongoing debate over how to make health care in the U.S. more affordable and available.......

Trump to talk to Democrats again as he presses tax reform

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump was set to host Democratic and Republican House lawmakers at the White House on Wednesday, seeking to build support across the political spectrum for tax reform that he said should include tax cuts for the middle class. ......

Hillary Clinton: I Was 'Dumbfounded' When Comey Reopened Email Probe - NBCNews.com

  
NBCNews.comHillary Clinton: I Was 'Dumbfounded' When Comey Reopened Email ProbeNBCNews.comHillary Clinton was stunned when then-FBI Director James Comey reopened the agency's investigation into her private email server just days before the 2016 election, she told TODAY on Wednesday in her first live interview since the race. "I was just ...Hillary: Okay, I made mistakes … but what about Comey and the misogyny?Hot AirHillary Clinton opens up on why she lost in first live interview since electionToday.comHillary Clinton admits to being wary of Liz Warren in '14Boston HeraldFox News -Basic Income News -Daily Mailall 56 news articles »......

Congressional resolution pushes Trump to condemn white supremacists - CNN

  
CNNCongressional resolution pushes Trump to condemn white supremacistsCNNWashington (CNN) Congress is sending a bipartisan joint resolution condemning the Charlottesville violence -- as well as "white nationalists, white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups"-- to President Donald Trump for his ...Congress To Trump: Denounce Hate GroupsHuffPostDonald Trump didn't call Charlottesville an act of domestic terrorism, so Congress will make himSalonLawmakers force Trump to formally condemn white supremacistsPoliticoThe Hill (blog) -New York Magazine -New York Daily News -The Guardianall 97 news articles »......

5 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma knocks out power - CBS News

  
CBS News5 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma knocks out powerCBS NewsLast Updated Sep 13, 2017 9:40 AM EDT. Five people are dead at a Florida nursing home that was evacuated early Wednesday after several days without power. Broward County officials said about 100 patients were evacuated from the facility and officials ...5 dead, others evacuated at Hollywood nursing home without power after IrmaMiami HeraldIrma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without powerBBC NewsAt least 5 dead at Florida nursing home after Hurricane IrmaWYFF GreenvilleLocal 10 -Sun Sentinel -NBC 6 South Floridaall 21 news articles »......

Irma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without power

  
Five dead at US nursing home that had been left without power from Hurricane Irma, local officials say......

Irma death toll rises to 23 in US, 90 percent of homes damaged in Keys

  
At least 23 people in the U.S. have died as a result of Hurricane Irma.......

The Battered Southeast Grapples With Irma's Aftermath - New York Times

  
New York TimesThe Battered Southeast Grapples With Irma's AftermathNew York TimesA storm surge from Hurricane Irma wiped out many of the homes in the Seabreeze Mobile Home Park in Islamorada, Fla. Credit Kevin Hagen for The New York Times. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Stressed and exhausted families across the Southeast were ...Hurricane Irma: Florida faces days without power after deadly stormCNNIrma death toll in US climbs to 22 as power is restored to over 2 million Florida customersABC NewsTampa dodged Irma's worst, but the city is still at risk and unprepared for major hurricanesBusiness InsiderLos Angeles Times -BBC News -The Weather Channel -Reutersall 8,213 news articles »......

5 dead, others evacuated at Hollywood nursing home without power after Irma - Miami Herald

  
Miami Herald5 dead, others evacuated at Hollywood nursing home without power after IrmaMiami HeraldFive Hollywood nursing home residents died Wednesday morning in a building left without air conditioning after Irma blasted South Florida, according to authorities at the scene. Hollywood Fire Rescue evacuated residents from The Rehabilitation Center ...Five dead in Hollywood nursing home without power, police saySun Sentinelall 12 news articles »......

'We put the baby in a cupboard' during Irma

  
British holidaymakers describe how they coped when Hurricane Irma hit the US.......

Public pay: What will unions do next?

  
A behind-the-scenes look at the TUC conference where talk of illegal strike action loomed large.......

Trump wants lawmakers to 'move fast' on taxes

  
President Donald Trump is pushing lawmakers to "move fast" on his tax overhaul plans......

Tampa dodged Irma's worst, but still at risk and unprepared

  
Hurricane Irma ended up sparing Tampa the catastrophic wind damage and flooding that many feared, but experts say the region is unprepared for the bad storm that will one day make a direct hit there.......

Amid NKorea crisis, Mattis focuses on US doomsday arsenal

  
As North Korea flaunts its new nuclear muscle, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is spotlighting the overwhelming numerical superiority of America's doomsday arsenal......

Action on student loan forgiveness delayed as rules revised

  
Trump administration delays action on requests for student loan forgiveness as it rewrites Obama-era rules that had sought to better protect students......

Dalai Lama: Buddha Would Have Helped Persecuted Rohingya Refugees

  
The Dalai Lama has joined world leaders and advocates in calling on the Myanmar government to protect the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, as hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled in recent weeks.......

Medicare for All or State Control: Health Care Plans Go to Extremes

  
Republicans and Democrats are laying out their visions of health care beyond the Affordable Care Act: a single-payer system or state government control.......

Myanmar's Suu Kyi skips UN assembly amid criticism over Rohingya crisis - CNN

  
CNNMyanmar's Suu Kyi skips UN assembly amid criticism over Rohingya crisisCNN(CNN) Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has canceled a trip this month to the UN General Assembly as the crisis involving minority Rohingya Muslims escalates in her country's Rakhine state. More than 370,000 Rohingya have fled to ...Rohingya crisis: How much power does Aung San Suu Kyi really have?BBC NewsAs Rohingya flee violence, Myanmar's Suu Kyi skips UN meetChicago TribuneThe Latest: Thousands of Rohingya refugees line up for aidWashington PostMiami Herald -Newsweek -U.S. News & World Report -PRIall 2,729 news articles »......

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Foster kids staying in $30 million mansion after Irma

  
After Hurricane Irma ripped through Florida, 70 foster kids were invited to stay in a $30 million mansion.......

F1: Bottas signs new Mercedes deal

  
Valtteri Bottas has been rewarded with a one-year contract extension for his excellent start to life as a Mercedes driver.......

Blast at Kabul cricket stadium kills 3 people

  
A suicide bombing killed a policeman and two civilians outside a cricket stadium in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Wednesday afternoon.......

PMQs: May on and Fabricant Celebrity First Dates appearance

  
The prime minister teases Lichfield's MP on his upcoming appearance on a TV programme.......

Officer probed over Rashan Charles police chase death

  
Met Police officer being investigated for gross misconduct over death of Rashan Charles in London, watchdog says......

California Today: California Today: Outpouring Over an Aggrieved Hot Dog Vendor

  
Wednesday: Renewed attention on civil forfeiture, California's persisting poverty, and the plight of the pika in the warming Sierra Nevada.......

The Health 202: Single-payer pushes the health-care debate decidedly leftward - Washington Post

  
Washington PostThe Health 202: Single-payer pushes the health-care debate decidedly leftwardWashington PostTHE PROGNOSIS. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) declines to speak with a reporter as he walks to a luncheon with Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington. He's introducing his single-payer health-care plan today. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Today's Prognosis is ...Bernie Sanders' Health Care Plan Is Popular — For NowNBCNews.comBernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In SenateHuffPostBernie Sanders: 'Now is the time to extend Medicare to everyone'The HillFortune -Vox -Salon -Politicoall 282 news articles »......

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Boston HeraldPolice department warns women not to call 911 after photo of officers helping during Irma causes social media stirBoston HeraldThe Gainesville Police Department's Facebook has been inundated by thousands of comments about a number of its police officers on-duty during Hurricane Irma. The Florida-area department posted a photo of Officers Nordman, Hamill and Rengering on ...'I feel faint … send help!' Gainesville 'hot cops' steam up Facebook after Irma.Washington PostOh, Cupid: Internet falls in love with Florida police officers in viral postsWLS-TVCops Post Innocent Selfie. It's Now Viral Thanks To These CommentsNDTVall 49 news articles »......

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Lady Gaga is hoping her forthcoming Netflix documentary will raise awareness of chronic illness, as she herself battles with fibromyalgia. ......

Officer probed over police chase death

  
Met Police officer being investigated for gross misconduct over death of Rashan Charles in London, watchdog says......

Youngest White House communications director named

  
Hope Hicks was given the role on an interim basis in August. ......

PHOTOS: Photos: Irma leaves path of destruction

  
Slideshow of images of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean, Florida and Atlantic Coast of the U.S. ......

Hillary Clinton Torches The 'Lip Service' Of Ivanka Trump

  
Hillary Clinton had a very straightforward response when she was asked recently about Ivanka Trump's role in her father's administration.......

Oh, Cupid: Internet falls in love with Florida police officers in viral posts - WLS-TV

  
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If peace of mind means strolling home past trees and flowers, a fat bank balance at your disposal, and with a secure job to head to the next day, then the best place to find it is Germany. ......

Singapore outranks US in achieving UN health goals

  
Are nations around the globe on track to meet health-related sustainable development goals for the year 2030? A new analysis finds outstanding achievements -- but a great deal of work still needed -- before the goals can be reached......

Isolated, Trump embraces New York friends and instincts

  
President Donald Trump, who has struggled to find friends and navigate the ways of Washington, appears increasingly at home when surrounded by one distinct group: His fellow New Yorkers. ......

Is granola healthy?

  
Yes, whether eaten as a cereal or snack topping, granola can make for a crunchy, nutritious treat. But granola is high in calories, and some versions are healthier than others based on their ingredients.......

First look at $2.7M Mercedes

  
Mercedes has unveiled the Project One supercar concept. Only 275 will eventually be made, but all of them have already been sold.......

Dems to Mueller: Flynn failed to disclose trip to broker Saudi-Russian business deal

  
House Democrats sent special counsel Robert Mueller what they say is evidence that former national security adviser Michael Flynn failed to disclose a trip he took to the Middle East to explore a business deal with the Saudi government and a Russian government agency.......

Congress pushes Trump to condemn white supremacists

  
Congress is sending a bipartisan joint resolution condemning the Charlottesville violence -- as well as "white nationalists, white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups"-- to President Donald Trump for his signature.......

Why are there so many berries this year?

  
Berries are appearing early this year - and promise to last much longer than usual, according to experts.......

Who posted this on Facebook? A neo-Nazi? A Klansman? No: The son of the prime minister of Israel.

  
There's an outcry in Israel over Benjamin Netanyahu's son posting an allegedly anti-Semitic cartoon on Facebook — winning praise from David Duke and neo-Nazis. Why did he do it, and what does it mean for Netanyahu?......

NYFW: Be the belle of the ball with Carolina Herrera Spring 2018

  
For the first time ever, New York City's famed Museum of Modern Art hosted a fashion presentation in its gorgeous botanical-filled sculpture garden. This place in fashion history wasn't given to just any fashion designer: Instead, the renowned Carolina Herrera swooped in and put on a show that we'll remember for fashion weeks to come. Recognized for her timeless pieces, dramatic and 50s-inspired silhouettes, red and yellow hued patterned stripes and polka dots, Herrera took it one step further for her Spring 2018 line.......

Clinton's Iraq vote looms over Sanders's single-payer bill - CNN

  
CNNClinton's Iraq vote looms over Sanders's single-payer billCNNWashington (CNN) The leading Democratic prospects for the 2020 presidential race seem to have learned the lesson of the Iraq war in 2008: If the party is clearly moving in one direction, move with it. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' introduction Wednesday ...Single-payer won't pass now. But its popularity proves our morals are changing.Washington PostBernie Sanders: 'Now is the time to extend Medicare to everyone'The HillBernie Sanders's new Medicare-for-all plan, explainedVoxPolitico -U.S. News & World Report -Washington Examiner -The Guardianall 273 news articles »......

An 11-Year-Old Boy and His Parents Have Died After Falling Into a Dormant Volcano - TIME

  
TIMEAn 11-Year-Old Boy and His Parents Have Died After Falling Into a Dormant VolcanoTIMEFirefighters have recovered the bodies of an 11-year-old boy and his parents, who died after falling into the crater of a dormant volcano near Naples in southern Italy. The boy, who reportedly entered a prohibited area at the Solfatara di Pozzuoli ...Boy and his parents die after falling into volcanic crater in ItalyUSA TODAYBoy, 11, killed in volcanic field; parents die trying to rescue him: policeCBS News11-year-old boy, parents die in volcanic field in ItalyNew York Daily NewsInternational Business Times -The Australian -ABC Online -CNNall 92 news articles »......

Irma death toll rises as 90 percent of homes damaged in Florida Keys

  
At least 23 people in the U.S. have died as a result of Hurricane Irma.......

Winter Olympic hopeful Andri Ragettli's incredible training video

  
Watch Swiss freestyle skier Andri Ragettli's amazing training video as he prepares for the 2018 Winter Olympics by showing off his parkour skills.......

Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

  
Disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson carried hundreds of botched operations on his patients.......

As Rohingya flee violence, Myanmar's Suu Kyi skips UN meet

  
BANGKOK (AP) — With Myanmar drawing condemnation for violence that has driven at least 370,000 Rohingya to flee the country, the government said Wednesday its leader Aung San Suu Kyi will skip this month's U.N. General Assembly.......

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After Another Abuse Accusation - New York Times

  
New York TimesSeattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After Another Abuse AccusationNew York TimesMayor Ed Murray of Seattle in June. Mr. Murray announced his resignation on Tuesday. Credit Elaine Thompson/Associated Press. The mayor of Seattle, Ed Murray, said on Tuesday that he would resign after announcing in May that he would not seek a ...Seattle Mayor Announces Resignation Amid Allegations of Sexually Abusing Underage BoysSlate Magazine (blog)Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns amid sexual abuse allegationsBBC NewsBruce Harrell Net Worth: Seattle's Next Mayor 5-Fold Richer Than Ed MurrayInternational Business TimesKIRO Seattle -seattlepi.com -Hot Air -Seattle Timesall 146 news articles »......

Liam Neeson hanging up his gun from action films

  
The question now is what will Liam Neeson do with his "very particular set of skills"?......

Irma death toll rises to 23 in US, 90 percent of homes damaged in Florida Keys

  
At least 23 people in the U.S. have died as a result of Hurricane Irma.......

Hope Hicks, New White House Communications Director, Used To Be A Child Book Cover Model

  
Hope Hicks, who was named President Donald Trump's official White House Communications Director this week, has stayed out of the spotlight to date, for the most part.......

Trump says tax meeting with senators 'highly productive': White House

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting on Tuesday evening with a bipartisan group of senators to discuss tax reform "was highly productive, and will spur constructive discussion moving forward," the White House said in a statement on Wednesday. ......

Black Lives Matter targets Jefferson monument in Charlottesville - Fox News

  
Fox NewsBlack Lives Matter targets Jefferson monument in CharlottesvilleFox NewsJust one month after a demonstration over plans to remove a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee turned violent, resulting in a woman's death, a different group of protesters has targeted a statue of U.S. Founding Father Thomas Jefferson. The ...Protesters shroud Jefferson statue , decry UVa response to ralliesThe Daily ProgressGroup covers UVA Jefferson statue with black tarp, lists demandsWSLSall 17 news articles »......

Bernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In Senate - HuffPost

  
HuffPostBernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Bill With Major Support In SenateHuffPostThe Medicare for All Act is backed by a third of the Senate Democratic Caucus. By Daniel Marans , Jonathan Cohn. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will introduce on Wednesday a new version of his plan to give everybody government-run health insurance, ...Single-payer won't pass now. But its popularity proves our morals are changing.Washington PostClinton's Iraq vote looms over Sanders's single-payer billCNNBernie Sanders: 'Now is the time to extend Medicare to everyone'The HillInternational Business Times -Politico -Salon -Washington Examinerall 233 news articles »......

Major Break in Cold Case More Than Four Decades Old

  
A convicted sex offender, now 60 and already serving time for another case, confessed to the crime of abducting and killing two young girls forty years ago.......

Air Berlin scraps more flights as pilots call in sick

  
Insolvent Air Berlin cancelled dozens more flights Wednesday as pilots again called in sick, despite warnings from the airline that the wildcat action could jeopardise rescue talks. The mass "sick-out" comes ahead of a Friday deadline for potential investors to submit bids for Air Berlin assets. "More than 30 flights" had to be scrapped early Wednesday as some 150 pilots handed in sick notices for a second day, an Air Berlin spokeswoman said.......

The iPhone X is the one phone where you'll really want to wait for the reviews - The Verge

  
The VergeThe iPhone X is the one phone where you'll really want to wait for the reviewsThe VergeWith all the leaks ahead of Apple's big event this week, we thought we knew all about the iPhone X. It's just a $999 combo of iOS, a bezel-less OLED screen, wireless charging, and a polished glass back, right? We're familiar with all of those things ...iPhone X hands-on: High price, new screen, no home buttonCNETFirst look: Hands-on with Apple's iPhone XAppleInsider (press release) (blog)The iPhone X reveals why Tim Cook was so mad about PalmTechCrunchArs Technica -CNBC -TheStreet.com -MarketWatchall 5,174 news articles »......

Protesters shroud Jefferson statue , decry UVa response to rallies - The Daily Progress

  
The Daily ProgressProtesters shroud Jefferson statue , decry UVa response to ralliesThe Daily ProgressProtesters cover a statue of Thomas Jefferson with black tarp and hold signs in front of the Rotunda at the University of Virginia on Tuesday for the one month anniversary of the "Unite the Right" rally. The group circled the statue to chant and list ...and more »......

'I feel faint … send help!' Gainesville 'hot cops' steam up Facebook after Irma. - Washington Post

  
Washington Post'I feel faint … send help!' Gainesville 'hot cops' steam up Facebook after Irma.Washington PostAs Floridians waited in dread for Hurricane Irma on Sunday evening, the Gainesville Police Department posted photographs on Facebook of officers preparing for the night ahead. One particular selfie of three Gainesville officers was, well, easy on the eyes.Police Department Warns Women Not to Call 911 After Photo of Officers Helping During Irma Causes Social Media StirPEOPLE.comPeople Are Thirsting Hard Over These Hot Florida Cops Rescuing People From Hurricane IrmaBuzzFeed NewsThe thirsty comments on this pic of Florida police helping after Irma are incredibleMetroNEWS.com.au -Facebookall 47 news articles »......

Ian Paterson: Spire Healthcare to pay out £27m to victims

  
Spire healthcare agrees to pay £27.2m into a fund to compensate victims of breast surgeon Ian Paterson.......

Andre Villas-Boas: Shanghai SIPG coach says rivals 'created car accidents'

  
Shanghai SIPG coach Andre Villas-Boas accuses Guangzhou Evergrande of engineering car accidents before an Asian Champions League tie.......

Bernie Sanders: 'Now is the time to extend Medicare to everyone' - The Hill

  
The HillBernie Sanders: 'Now is the time to extend Medicare to everyone'The HillSen. Bernie Sanders · Bernard (Bernie) SandersGillibrand to back Sanders's single-payer bill: report Overnight Health Care: ObamaCare signup groups to get answers on funding this week | Dems demand Trump action on opioids | More Dems back ...Single-payer won't pass now. But its popularity proves our morals are changing.Washington PostSanders' single-payer push splits DemocratsPoliticoChris Murphy proposes a Medicare buy-in plan as Bernie Sanders pushes Medicare for allWashington TimesU.S. News & World Report -New York Times -WBUR -Bloombergall 230 news articles »......

Private health firm to pay out £27m to breast surgeon victims

  
Spire healthcare agrees to pay £27.2m into a fund to compensate victims breast surgeon Ian Paterson.......

Miguel Maduro says Fifa's Gianni Infantino opposed blocking Vitaly Mutko

  
Fifa chief Gianni Infantino tried to influence the decision to block Vitaly Mutko from keeping his seat on football's ruling council, MPs are told.......

How Americans Could Have Cheap Health Care Almost Instantly

  
The solution may lie in an already existing program......

Authorities: Man shoots mother dead in hospital, is arrested

  
LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — A Rhode Island man who fatally shot his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital, sending dozens of police officers scrambling there and briefly forcing a lockdown, has been arrested, authorities said. No one else was injured in the violence.......

Man Booker Shortlist Is Half American

  
Novels by Paul Auster, Emily Fridlund, Mohsin Hamid, Fiona Mozley, George Saunders and Ali Smith made the list. The prize will be announced Oct. 17.......

Juncker Chides EU Candidate Turkey, Upbeat on Western Balkans - U.S. News & World Report

  
U.S. News & World ReportJuncker Chides EU Candidate Turkey, Upbeat on Western BalkansU.S. News & World ReportEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker addresses the European Parliament during a debate on The State of the European Union in Strasbourg, France, September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Reuters. STRASBOURG (Reuters) ...The Latest: EU chief says his job should go in streamliningWashington PostEU: Juncker sees window of opportunity for reformBBC NewsJuncker says EU 'bouncing back' after crisis-hit decadeSTLtoday.comFinancial Times -Fox News -The Independent -euronewsall 481 news articles »......

Hurricane Irma: Florida faces days without power after deadly storm - CNN

  
CNNHurricane Irma: Florida faces days without power after deadly stormCNN(CNN) Hurricane Irma may be gone, but days of darkness and devastation are just beginning in Florida. Residents could go for days without power after the storm uprooted homes, trees and power lines, leaving 4.4 million customers without electricity ...The Battered Southeast Grapples With Irma's AftermathNew York TimesAs Florida recovers from Irma, Jacksonville has historic flooding — and might get moreWashington PostIrma death toll in US climbs to 22 as power is restored to over 2 million Florida customersABC NewsMiami Herald -Los Angeles Times -Reuters -BBC Newsall 7,258 news articles »......

Firm sets up breast surgery damages fund

  
Private healthcare firm agrees to pay £27.2m into fund to compensate victims of rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson......

Why I'm not getting a $999 iPhone - The Verge

  
The VergeWhy I'm not getting a $999 iPhoneThe VergeWelcome to First Click, a daily essay written by The Verge staff in which we opine on lives lived in the near future. I think Apple did a good job with its new phone. It puts a big screen in a small body. Bezels? Gone. And the Face ID hardware ...iPhone X hands-on: High price, new screen, no home buttonCNETFirst look: Hands-on with Apple's iPhone XAppleInsider (press release) (blog)The iPhone X reveals why Tim Cook was so mad about PalmTechCrunchArs Technica -TheStreet.com -CNBC -Macworldall 5,219 news articles »......

EU's Juncker offers carrot and stick to eastern states - Reuters

  
ReutersEU's Juncker offers carrot and stick to eastern statesReutersEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker looks on before addressing the European Parliament during a debate on The State of the European Union in Strasbourg, France, September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann. STRASBOURG ...The Latest: EU chief says his job should go in streamliningWashington PostEU: Juncker sees window of opportunity for reformBBC NewsJuncker says EU 'bouncing back' after crisis-hit decadeSTLtoday.comFinancial Times -Fox News -The Independent -euronewsall 497 news articles »......

Miguel Maduro says Fifa's Gianni Infantino tried to influence Vitaly Mutko decision

  
Fifa chief Gianni Infantino tried to influence the decision to block Vitaly Mutko from keeping his seat on football's ruling council, MPs are told.......

The Median Household Income in the U.S. Is Rising

  
Median income beat a record that was set in 1999......

Aerial Before And After Photos Reveal Sobering Extent Of Irma's Devastation In The Caribbean

  
By the time Hurricane Irma slammed into Florida's southwest coast on Sunday, triggering one of the largest evacuation orders in American history, several Caribbean islands had already borne the brunt of the hurricane's devastation when it was a far deadlier and more powerful Category 5 storm.......

Democrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aide

  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers are probing whether retired U.S. General Michael Flynn secretly promoted a U.S.-Russian project to build dozens of nuclear reactors in the Middle East after becoming President Donald Trump's first national security adviser. ......

Flynn could face new pressure in Russia probe as Dems allege he concealed contacts - ABC News

  
CNNFlynn could face new pressure in Russia probe as Dems allege he concealed contactsABC NewsDemocrats in Congress believe retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn illegally concealed more than a dozen foreign contacts and overseas trips during the process of renewing his security clearances, omissions they considered so serious they forwarded their ...Michael Flynn 'promoted US-Russian nuclear project from White House'The GuardianTrump team forced for first time to hand over documents to Mueller's Russia investigationThe Independentall 9 news articles »......

British Museum sorry for labelling row

  
The institution apologises after one of its curators is attacked for calling Asian names "confusing".......

Trump's tax lieutenants face a critical stretch - The Hill

  
The HillTrump's tax lieutenants face a critical stretchThe HillPresident Trump's economic team is heading into a critical stretch on tax reform in a weakened position that could make the task even more difficult. National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin · Steven Terner ...Trump, Bannon Moves Ahead Of 2018 Could Threaten GOP Senate MajorityNPRWhat it took for Republicans finally to feel betrayed by TrumpWashington PostBlack presses Ryan for vote on budget resisted by conservativesPoliticoMiami Herald -Bloomberg -U.S. News & World Report -New York Postall 763 news articles »......

Miguel Maduro says Fifa chief Gianni Infantino intervened in Vitaly Mutko decision

  
Fifa chief Gianni Infantino tried to influence the decision to block Vitaly Mutko from keeping his seat on football's ruling council, MPs are told.......

Trump Exposed for Lie About Business Partner

  
David Corn, DC bureau chief for Mother Jones magazine, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump denying being familiar with Felix Sater even though we now know that Sater was brokering a deal for Trump Tower Moscow at the time.......

Misery in Paradise: Florida Keys a Ghost Town After Irma

  
Hurricane Irma's impact continues to cripple much of southeast Florida, including the Southernmost point, where residents are scavenging for gas, batteries and water.......

Trump, Bannon Moves Ahead Of 2018 Could Threaten GOP Senate Majority - NPR

  
NPRTrump, Bannon Moves Ahead Of 2018 Could Threaten GOP Senate MajorityNPRPresident Trump and his allies aren't exactly running the playbook Republicans want him to ahead of the 2018 midterms. And that could be costly for the GOP at the ballot box next year. Most recently, he's lashed out harder at his own party's two most ...Trump's tax lieutenants face a critical stretchThe HillWhat it took for Republicans finally to feel betrayed by TrumpWashington PostBlack presses Ryan for vote on budget resisted by conservativesPoliticoBloomberg -New York Post -U.S. News & World Report -ABC Newsall 763 news articles »......

Bestival murder probe: 'No malice' in model's death

  
The family of Louella Michie say she "appeared to have taken an illegal substance".......

Eight victims killed by gunman at Cowboys watch party in Plano identified - Fort Worth Star Telegram

  
Fort Worth Star TelegramEight victims killed by gunman at Cowboys watch party in Plano identifiedFort Worth Star TelegramPolice on Tuesday released the names of the eight people killed by a gunman at a Cowboys watch party in Plano on Sunday night. The victims were Meredith Hight, 27, the estranged wife of the suspect, Spencer James Hight, 32; Anthony Michael Cross, 33, ...and more »......

8 killed in shooting watching Dallas Cowboys at house party

  
A man shot and killed eight people at a Dallas-area home where people had gathered to watch a Dallas Cowboys football game on TV, authorities say.......

Nick Clegg reveals son's cancer diagnosis

  
Nick Clegg and his wife, Miriam Gonzalez Durantez, speak about eldest son's treatment for blood cancer.......

Instagram removes photo showing Stoke boy without an eye

  
Charlie Beswick, whose son Harry only has one eye, says it feels like discrimination.......

'Hand in Hand' telethon raises more than $44 million for hurricane survivors

  
Stevie Wonder, Miranda Lambert and Usher all performed as part of the benefit.......

Flynn could face new pressure in Russia probe as Dems allege he concealed contacts

  
Democrats in Congress believe retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn illegally concealed more than a dozen foreign contacts and overseas trips.......

Exclusive: Syria calls off mysterious million tonne Russian wheat deal

  
DUBAI (Reuters) - A mysterious Syrian wheat purchase signed last October with a little-known Russian trader has formally been called off, a government source has told Reuters. ......

Highlights - Juncker's keynote EU State of Union address - Reuters

  
ReutersHighlights - Juncker's keynote EU State of Union addressReutersPresident of the EU Commission Jean-Claude Juncker listens during a news conference in Tallinn, Estonia, June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins. STRASBOURG (Reuters) - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker makes his annual keynote ...The Latest: EU chief says his job should go in streamliningWashington PostTurkey's Bid to Join EU Ruled Out for 'Foreseeable Future'BloombergEU: Juncker sees window of opportunity for reformBBC NewsSTLtoday.com -Fox News -Express.co.uk -The Australianall 448 news articles »......

Al Qaeda warns Myanmar of 'punishment' over Rohingya

  
Al Qaeda militants have called for support for Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, who are facing a security crackdown that has sent about 400,000 of them fleeing to Bangladesh, warning that Myanmar would face "punishment" for its "crimes". The exodus of Muslim refugees from Buddhist-majority Myanmar was sparked by a fierce security force response to a series of Rohingya militant attacks on police and army posts in the country's west on Aug. 25.......

Hopkins, Maryland, UMBC ranked among top colleges by US News and World Report - Baltimore Sun

  
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EU: Juncker sees window of opportunity for reform - BBC News

  
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Winter flu warnings: Should I worry?

  
With Britons being warned over the worst outbreak of flu in Australia and New Zealand, should we all get a jab?......

Booker Prize: Bookshop worker Fiona Mozley on shortlist

  
Fiona Mozley, who works part-time in a York bookshop, is one of six novelists up for the prize.......

'We Lost Everything': Witnessing Irma's Destruction in the Keys

  
Some residents of the Keys ignored evacuation warnings and stayed behind, witnessing the hurricane firsthand.......

Identity of Plano Gunman, Victims Confirmed by Investigators Tuesday - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

  
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Hurricane Irma: Holidaying Brits return home

  
British holidaymakers describe how they coped when Hurricane Irma hit the US.......

White House says DOJ 'should certainly look at' prosecuting Comey for leaking privileged government information - Daily Mail

  
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EU chief Juncker warns UK 'will regret Brexit'

  
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker sought to present a bright future for the European Union after the United Kingdom leaves in 2019, but warned that Britain "will regret" the move as much as the EU will.......

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A week after Hurricane Irma struck a string of Caribbean islands, some residents find themselves in darkness, as power remains out and increasingly worried as food and water run scarce. ......

90 percent of homes in Florida Keys damaged by Hurricane Irma: FEMA

  
Search and rescue crews are going door-to-door looking for anyone killed.......

NYFW: J. Mendel channels the Jazz Age with feminine Spring 2018 collection

  
J. Mendel wants women to celebrate positive moments -- and dance while doing so! Gilles Mendel unveiled the line's Spring 2018 collection on Tuesday morning in the penthouse of The Standard Hotel in the East Village during New York Fashion Week, and the Jazz Age-inspired collection will bring a welcome smile to your face.......

Tree narrowly misses falling on moving car

  
A tree fell in front of a Georgia woman's car while she was evacuating during Tropical Storm Irma.......

Rebel Wilson awarded $3.6M in defamation case

  
Australian actress Rebel Wilson has been awarded $3.6 million ($4.5 million Australian) by an Australian court after it found a popular magazine guilty of defamation. ......

England to play New Zealand as part of 2018 autumn international series

  
England will play world champions New Zealand for the first time since 2014, as part of next year's autumn internationals.......

'Despicable' wedding planner jailed for £130k fraud

  
He took money from 39 couples for bookings at an Angus castle before fleeing to Ibiza.......

NYFW: Naeem Khan Spring/Summer 2018 is for the woman who 'wants to make a statement'

  
Nobody loves Naeem Khan quite like the former First Lady.......

New York Today: New York Today: Tips to Take Away From Fashion Week

  
Wednesday: Style advice from designers, the Brooklyn Book Festival and "One Film, One New York."......

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Here's what you need to know to start your day.......

Feature: RT, Sputnik and Russia's New Theory of War

  
How the Kremlin built one of the most powerful information weapons of the 21st century — and why it may be impossible to stop.......

Bites: A Chicago Restaurant With an Impressive Pedigree and a Nordic Soul

  
Elske, which opened in December in the restaurant-rich West Loop, offers a relatively affordable tasting menu and à la carte options that nimbly blend Midwestern and Nordic sensibilities.......

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The actress-director suggests her new film, set against the backdrop of Cambodian genocide, affected her view of her family and relationship with Brad Pitt.......

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Hurricane Irma left portions of Florida with flooded streets and blacked-out cities. An estimated 15 million Floridians are without power.......

Action to Protect Young Immigrants Already Stumbles in Congress

  
President Trump gave Congress six months to pass legislation protecting young immigrants brought here as children. If anything, the effort is moving backward.......

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Local authorities are grappling with how to meet the Trump administration's demands for cooperation on immigration enforcement without running afoul of the Bill of Rights.......

The Latest: 9 bodies found after boat with Rohingya capsizes - Washington Post

  
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Test sees 10-year-old's rape case reopened

  
DNA tests force Indian police to reopen the case of a 10-year-old who delivered a baby last month.......

UN Seeks 'Massive' Aid Boost Amid Rohingya 'Emergency Within an Emergency' - U.S. News & World Report

  
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi scraps UN trip amid Rohingya crisis

  
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has scrapped plans to attend the United Nations General Assembly later this month, her spokesman said Wednesday, as the Nobel laureate faces intense global scrutiny over the Rohingya refugee crisis. "The state counsellor won't attend the meeting of the United Nations General Assembly," said government spokesman Zaw Htay, using Suu Kyi's formal title. The spokesman did not explain the decision but said the country's Vice President Henry Van Thio would attend the summit, which runs through next week.......

Sanders' single-payer push splits Democrats - Politico

  
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Electric Cars Won't Offset Diesel Sales Drop in Europe

  
European auto makers say their focus is on building more gasoline-powered cars and making diesel engines cleaner until the market favors electric cars.......

Juncker urges EU to 'catch the wind in our sails' - Reuters

  
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Singapore's political succession plans in disarray

  
Singapore's leave-nothing-to-chance approach to political succession is being thwarted by forces outside its control and some curious decision-making by the Prime Minister. ......

The Papers: PM facing 'backlash' over public pay

  
Theresa May's decision to lift the 1% cap on public pay dominates the front pages.......

New Putney Bridge push jogger image released by police

  
The CCTV still is from the bus which narrowly avoided the woman who fell in its path.......

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What is the relationship between the leader, her government and the military?......

Cafe Culture: Meet the regulars

  
Photographer Jim Grover documents life at Cafe Delight, on Clapham High Street, in London.......

Brexit: UK will 'soon regret' leaving EU argues Juncker

  
Jean-Claude Juncker says the EU will move on, but Nigel Farage says it has "learnt nothing".......

EU tells easterners to take in refugees

  
The EU's highest court ruled last week that member states must take in a share of refugees who reach Europe, dismissing complaints by Slovakia and Hungary and reigniting an east-west row that has shaken the bloc's cohesion. Brussels and other capitals hope member states will respect the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling. Poland and Hungary are opposed to accepting anybody, their reluctance shared by ex-communist peers Slovakia and the Czech Republic, who have, however, accepted a handful of people under a 2015 EU scheme designed to move 160,000 from Italy and Greece.......

White House: Justice Department should 'look at' prosecuting Comey - CNN

  
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Sen. Tim Scott To Meet With Trump Over Charlottesville Response - NPR

  
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Booker Prize: Novelist and bookshop worker Fiona Mozley on shortlist

  
Fiona Mozley, who works part-time in a York bookshop, is one of six novelists up for the prize.......

Hands on with the iPhone X: OLED and HDR outshine the other features - Ars Technica

  
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EU's Juncker sees window of opportunity for reform - BBC News

  
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Democrats Warm to Sanders Single-Payer Plan in Health-Care Shift - Bloomberg

  
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Under-fire Suu Kyi to skip world leaders meet amid growing Rohingya crisis

  
Myanmar's de facto leader, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, has canceled a trip to the United Nations in September amid a spiraling crisis inside the country's Rakhine state.......

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