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Don Lemon Fact-Checks Donald Trump's 'Flat-Out Lie' About Barack Obama's Campaign


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 04:51:42 -0500

Don Lemon Fact-Checks Donald Trump's 'Flat-Out Lie' About Barack Obama's CampaignDon Lemon is done with President Donald Trump's claims that campaign finance



Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Paul Ryan Called 'Genius' While I'm 'Fraud'


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:38:53 -0500

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Paul Ryan Called 'Genius' While I'm 'Fraud'Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Monday attacked what she



The Latest: Flynn requests probation, community service


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:36:58 -0500

The Latest: Flynn requests probation, community serviceWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election (all times local):



James Alex Fields Jr. Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Of Heather Heyer


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:40:58 -0500

James Alex Fields Jr. Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Of Heather HeyerNeo-Nazi James Alex Fields Jr. was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for



Chinese state media urges Canada to defy U.S., free Huawei exec


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:58:02 -0500

Chinese state media urges Canada to defy U.S., free Huawei execSHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Canada should distance itself from U.S. "hegemonism" and grant unconditional freedom to Meng Wanzhou, a top executive of China's Huawei detained in Vancouver on Washington's request, state-owned tabloid Global Times said in a Thursday editorial. Meng, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, has been accused by U.S. prosecutors of misleading banks about transactions linked to Iran, putting the banks at risk of violating sanctions. The United States needs to make a formal extradition request within 60 days of her arrest, which a Canadian judge will weigh to determine whether the case against Meng is strong enough.



Khashoggi, other persecuted journalists named Time 'Person of the Year'


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:33:29 -0500

Khashoggi, other persecuted journalists named Time 'Person of the Year'Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered in October at his country's Istanbul consulate, was named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" Tuesday, an honor he shared with other persecuted journalists dubbed as "guardians" of the truth. Among those named with Khashoggi were Philippine journalist Maria Ressa, Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo -- currently imprisoned in Myanmar -- and the staff of the Capital Gazette in the US city of Annapolis, including five members killed in a June shooting. US President Donald Trump, the 2016 "Person of the Year," was the bookmakers' favorite this year but in the end was runner-up.



FBI investigating alleged neo-Nazi white supremacist attack on black DJ


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:25:00 -0500

FBI investigating alleged neo-Nazi white supremacist attack on black DJThe FBI is joining a hate crimes investigation into an attack on a black DJ, allegedly carried out by self-confessed members of a neo-Nazi skinhead group. Eight individuals have been arrested as part of the investigation launched by the Snohomish County Sheriff's office in Washington state, and the FBI. Among those arrested was Travis Condor, a former soldier from Pittsburgh who in 2010 was sentenced to 90 days in jail for beating a homeless man with a baseball bat in Cincinnati.



US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crash


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 06:12:23 -0500

US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crashThe US military said Tuesday five Marines who had been missing since two planes crashed off Japan a week ago were dead. The announcement brings the final toll in the December 6 crash to six, with a seventh crew member rescued after the incident. It prompted a massive search and rescue operation, which the US military said had now been called off.



Detailed Photos of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 6.2L


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:34:00 -0500

Detailed Photos of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 6.2L



Turkey to launch operation against U.S.-backed Kurds in Syria 'in a few days'


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:51:32 -0500

Turkey to launch operation against U.S.-backed Kurds in Syria 'in a few days'Ankara and Washington have long been at odds over Syria, where the United States has backed the YPG Kurdish militia in the fight against Islamic State insurgents. Turkey says the YPG is a terrorist organization and an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged an insurgency against the state in southeastern Turkey for 34 years. Turkey has already intervened to sweep YPG fighters from territory west of the Euphrates in military campaigns over the past two years, but up until now, it had not gone east of the river - partly to avoid direct confrontation with U.S. forces.