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|Sen. Kaine condemns 'unacceptable' expanded U.S. mission in Syria
Sen. Tim Kaine warned that the expanded mandate outlined by Rex Tillerson was “unacceptable” absent a vote in Congress.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 2:46 PM
|Pope Francis Performs Impromptu Wedding Ceremony Aboard Papal Plane
Two flight attendants on Pope Francis’ papal plane were treated to first-class service on Thursday when the pope helped them officially tie the knot.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 11:12 AM
|California torture house: 13 siblings allowed to eat once a day, shower once a year
The 13 starving siblings held captive in a California house hardly ever saw the sun and were allowed, a prosecutor said Thursday, to eat only one rationed meal a day and shower just once a year.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 10:53 AM
|Chris Christie Reportedly Turned Away From Airport VIP Entrance
Chris Christie, no longer the governor of New Jersey, was reportedly denied access to a special VIP entrance at Newark Liberty International Airport on Thursday.
POSTED JANUARY 19, 2018 12:44 AM
|The resistance is organized and ready in district where Trump is visiting
Democrats, especially women, have been organizing ever since last year’s election. And they think they have a chance to take the seat in this heavily Republican district.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 2:00 PM
|Mattis unveils new National Defense strategy
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis released the National Defense Strategy today that focuses on China and Russia as the biggest challenges to the U.S.
POSTED JANUARY 19, 2018 11:43 AM
|House Blocks Trump's Order To Deport Palestinian Man Living In U.S. For 39 Years
Last month, with a deportation order hanging over his head, Amer Othman Adi, 57, and his family were making preparations to leave their life in Youngstown, Ohio, willingly.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 7:02 PM
|Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilots
RATON, N.M. (AP) — Five friends, including a Zimbabwean opposition leader, traveling to a ranch in the U.S. state of New Mexico died when their helicopter crashed in a remote area. Here's more about the prominent people on board:
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 8:47 PM
|Phoenix Serial Killer Suspect Identified After DNA Allegedly Connects Him to 9 Killings
Seven men and two women were shot between Nov. 27 and Dec. 17
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 5:34 PM
|Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey's Trabzon Airport
Turkish authorities are using a large crane to lift a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and stopped on the side of a slope just meters away from the Black Sea. The Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800, with 168 people on board, overshot the runway while landing at Trabzon Airport on Jan. 13.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 8:00 AM