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|Trump Supporters Are Stepping Up Their Attacks On Bob Mueller And The FBI
WASHINGTON ― As the special counsel investigation into possible Russian interference in the 2016 election draws closer to President Donald Trump’s inner circle, the president’s supporters have launched an aggressive effort to undermine Robert Mueller and the legitimacy of the nation’s premier law enforcement agency, painting the FBI as a hotbed of liberal activists bent on taking Trump down.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 8:37 PM
|Mystery swirls around powerful North Korea official as Hwang Pyong-so remains missing
A North Korean official widely deemed as the nation’s second most powerful figure has been missing for some time, raising speculation that he has been executed.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 10:55 PM
|93-Year-Old Woman Spends 2 Nights In Jail After Eviction From Senior Housing
Florida authorities released an elderly woman from jail on Thursday after police arrested her for allegedly not paying rent at the senior housing community where she had lived since 2011.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 1:58 PM
|Trump administration prohibits CDC from using certain words
According to a Washington Post report, the Trump administration is banning the Center for Disease Control from using certain words in their official documents including fetus, transgender and diversity.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 5:05 AM
|This Cat Named D-O-G Helps Train Pups To Be Service Dogs
Not many cats get to have a career as a dog trainer, but one Missouri feline is doing just that.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 6:12 PM
|Landslides kill 26 in storm-hit Philippine province: local officials
At least 26 people were killed while several residents were missing in an island province in central Philippines after tropical storm Kai-tak brought heavy rains that triggered landslides, local authorities and media said on Sunday. Kai-tak cut power supplies in many areas, forced the cancellation of several flights, stranded more than 15,000 people in various ports in the region and prompted nearly 88,000 people to seek shelter in evacuation centers. The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office of Biliran island said 26 residents had died, but the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has yet to make any official announcement about fatalities.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:37 AM
|Cake for 'joyful' pope on his 81st birthday
Pope Francis celebrated his 81st birthday Sunday with a hero cake and a message urging the world -- and children in particular -- to join in the holiday mood and be joyful. The Argentine pontiff thanked the crowds gathered in Saint Peter's Square for the Angelus prayer as they sang happy birthday, and was expected to slice into his birthday cake after lunch. The artist -- whose real name is Mauro Pallotta -- famously depicted Francis as Superman in 2014 and has since begun supporting Vatican charitable projects by selling T-shirts bearing the flying pope.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 7:35 PM
|Hundreds of People Fell Sick on a Royal Caribbean Cruise
Some passengers told local media they were happy to get off the ship
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 12:28 PM
|AP PHOTOS: Best of 2017 for the Middle East
In 2017 the Islamic State group was driven from its last strongholds in Iraq and Syria at an enormous cost, Pakistanis broke their silence to speak about sexual abuse in Islamic schools, and the U.S. declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel ignited widespread protests.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 6:00 AM
|Major Power Outage At Atlanta International Airport Delays Flights
A power outage is impacting several areas of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the airport tweeted Sunday.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 1:49 PM