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'The most humiliating experience in decades': Trump pushed Jeff Sessions to resign after Mueller appointment
After President Donald Trump was informed in May that special counsel Robert Mueller had been appointed to oversee the Trump-Russia... Read more...
Supreme Court lifts restrictions on Trump travel ban
The Supreme Court agreed late Tuesday to lift restrictions on President Trump's travel ban until further notice, allowing the administration to... Read more...
Criminal indictments loom large for Israeli PM
The threat of criminal indictment that has hung for months over Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel's prime minister, loomed much larger this weekend as it... Read more...
Trump review leans toward proposing mini-nuke
The Trump administration is considering proposing smaller, more tactical nuclear weapons that would cause less damage than traditional... Read more...
Trump To End Protections For Nearly 800,000 Dreamers If Congress Can’t Pass A Deal
The Trump administration is officially terminating the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in six months and punting the matter to Congress,... Read more...
U.S. to send additional troops to Afghanistan
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday that the Pentagon is dispatching additional troops to Afghanistan, where U.S.-backed security forces are... Read more...
Dozens of Civilians Killed in Airstrikes on Raqqa
Syrian state media and opposition activists are reporting that airstrikes on the northern city of Raqqa have killed dozens of civilians.U.S.-backed... Read more...
U.S. court tosses murder conviction of ex-Blackwater guard
A federal appeals court on Friday threw out the murder conviction of an ex-Blackwater security guard and ordered three of his former colleagues to be... Read more...
Insult to injury: how Trump's 'global gag' will hit women traumatized by war
If the first victim of war is the truth, the second is often female. And the people who pick up the pieces are usually aid workers, as it is their... Read more...
US-trained Iraqi army unit 'linked to Mosul war crimes'
A US-trained Iraqi army division allegedly executed dozens of men in the final phase of the battle against ISIL fighters in Mosul's Old City, Human... Read more...
U.S. Household Incomes Rose to Record in 2016 as Poverty Fell
The U.S. median household income rose to a record last year and the poverty rate fell, as steady economic growth helped improve the lot of more... Read more...
US job growth slows to 156K; unemployment up to 4.4 pct.
U.S. job growth slowed in August as employers added 156,000 jobs, though still enough to suggest that most businesses remain confident in an economy... Read more...
US central bank chief rebukes Trump over plan to lift regulations
Donald Trump has been rebuked by the US central bank chief, Janet Yellen, for planning to scrap tough banking regulations that made the system... Read more...
Reality Check: America and the Foxconn Dream
Wisconsin is about to shell out as much as $3 billion for the privilege of luring Foxconn Technology Group. At $519 per citizen, it would have been... Read more...
Fed keeps interest rate unchanged amid low inflation
The Federal Reserve declined Wednesday to raise its benchmark interest rate amid a low inflation rate that's lagging despite a strong job... Read more...
Early signs of heart disease risk found in children exposed to 9/11 dust
Sixteen years after the World Trade Center collapsed on Sept. 11, 2001, a study finds children exposed to toxic chemicals released during the... Read more...
Saudi embassy may have funded 9/11 'dry run': report
New evidence in a 9/11 lawsuit against the government of Saudi Arabia alleges the kingdom's embassy in Washington, DC may have funded a test run... Read more...
British spy Christopher Steele tells FBI sources for Trump 'dossier': report
The British spy behind a salacious “dossier” on President Trump has told the FBI about his sources for the document, according to a report.Former... Read more...
Justices rule ex-Bush officials can't be sued in terrorism case
The Supreme Court on Monday said former George W. Bush administration officials can’t be held liable for the unlawful detainment and abuse suffered... Read more...
9/11 still killing as retired cop and firefighter die of cancers
Two more first responders have died of 9/11-related cancers, officials said Friday.  Retired FDNY Firefighter and Brooklyn native William Gormley,... Read more...
Trump using campaign, RNC funds to pay legal bills from Russia probe: sources
U.S. President Donald Trump is using money donated to his re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee to pay for his lawyers in the... Read more...
Trump warns that major portions of the world ‘are going to hell’
President Donald Trump condemned authoritarian regimes in harsh and Trumpian terms during his first United Nations speech, threatening to "totally... Read more...
US government wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman
US investigators wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort under secret court orders before and after the election, sources tell CNN,... Read more...
With a Picked Lock and a Threatened Indictment, Mueller’s Inquiry Sets a Tone
Paul J. Manafort was in bed early one morning in July when federal agents bearing a search warrant picked the lock on his front door and raided ... Read more...
Donald Trump’s lawyers fail at basic lawyering: Privacy
President Donald Trump may be focusing on how to wriggle out of the Russia scandal that threatens to envelop his administration, but in order to do... Read more...
Senators Try To Rein In Saudi Arabia’s Brutal U.S.-Backed Campaign In Yemen
An influential bipartisan duo of lawmakers is using this week’s consideration of a must-pass defense spending bill to try to help millions of... Read more...
WH: Trump 'looks forward' to signing resolution condemning white supremacists
The White House announced Wednesday that President Donald Trump will "absolutely" sign a resolution condemning the Charlottesville violence and... Read more...
Defying Trump, Senate panel approves funding for U.N. climate body
The United States is still a party to the 1992 UNFCCC, which oversees the Paris agreement, although Trump announced in June that he would withdraw... Read more...
House passes Harvey aid, debt limit extension, government funding
The House on Friday passed a nearly $15.3 billion disaster aid package that also raises the debt ceiling and extends government funding for three... Read more...
Sources: Trump Jr. said he did not recall WH involvement in response to meeting
Donald Trump Jr. told Senate judiciary committee staffers Thursday that he did not recall the details of White House involvement in the public ... Read more...
Trump prepares to ease gun export rules
The Trump administration is preparing to make it easier for American gun makers to sell small arms, including assault rifles and ammunition, to... Read more...
Toys R Us Files For Bankruptcy Protection
One of the biggest names in brick-and-mortar retail has filed for bankruptcy protection. Toys R Us, which has some 1,600 Toys R Us and Babies R Us... Read more...
Protests In St. Louis Continue After A Weekend That Saw Dozens Of Arrests
Protests in St. Louis over a former police officer's acquittal in the shooting death of a black man continued Monday after a weekend capped by the... Read more...
U.S. cracks down on debt collection of private student loans
The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said on Monday it had ordered National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts and their debt collector,... Read more...
US immigrants sue over Trump's end of deportation protection
Six immigrants brought to the United States as children who became lawyers, teachers and graduate students are suing the Trump administration over... Read more...
HRW: Israeli banks complicit in settlement expansion
A leading rights group says Israeli banks are contributing to the expansion of Jewish settlements in the West Bank by providing loans and mortgages... Read more...
Saudi Arabia 'detains' more preachers
Saudi Arabia has detained more preachers and scholars, activists said, two days after the reported arrest of more than 20 individuals, including... Read more...
Myanmar crisis textbook example of ethnic cleansing: UN
The top UN human rights official has denounced Myanmar's "brutal security operation" against Rohingya in Rakhine state, which he said was "clearly... Read more...
South Korea: World's longest protest over comfort women
For the past 25 years, Koreans both young and old have gathered in front of the Japanese embassy in central Seoul every Wednesday - 1,300 times -... Read more...
Human rights body urges Argentina to find missing activist
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights is urging Argentina to find a missing activist last seen when police evicted a group of Mapuche Indians... Read more...
You Only Believe the Official 9/11 Story Because You Don't Know the Official 9/11 Story
I don't believe the official story of 9/11 because I know the official story of 9/11!During the past 16 years I have not met a single individual... Read more...
The Civil Rights Division has a proud legacy. Eric Dreiband is unfit to lead it
Over half a century ago, Congress passed the Civil Rights Act of 1957 in what was a watershed moment for the US. In spite of intense opposition,... Read more...
Maybe Trump is a kind of cry for help from the Earth, a human flare
So are we heading for a Mad Max-style future? I don’t think so. After having lived through Donald Trump we’ll surely just call him Max. Trump is... Read more...
The Bombs of August : In Remembrance of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
On Monday, August 6, 1945, after six months of intense firebombing of 67 other Japanese cities, the United States  dropped a nuclear weapon... Read more...
A Response to the Boy Scouts of America from the founder of TvNewsLies
To the Leadership of the Boy Scouts of America: I am a former Cub Scout, Webelo and Boy Scout. After watching the response of the Jamboree audience... Read more...
ObamaCare enrollment groups learn extent of Trump cuts
State and local groups now know how much funding they'll have to help enroll people in the ObamaCare exchanges after the Trump administration... Read more...
CDC awards $28.6 million to states to fight opioid epidemic
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Tuesday it is awarding more than $28.6 million in funding to 44 states and Washington,... Read more...
New surgeon general to advocate for science, compassion as guides for policy
President Donald Trump's pick for U.S. surgeon general, an anesthesiologist and former Indiana state health commissioner Dr. Jerome Adams, will be... Read more...
ESPN Football Analyst Walks Away, Disturbed by Brain Trauma on Field
If Ed Cunningham had not already seen enough, he would be back in a broadcast booth on Saturday afternoon, serving as the color analyst for another... Read more...
Trump’s HIV Foreign Aid Cuts Could Cost 9 Million Years of Lost Life
U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to cut foreign aid supporting HIV/AIDS treatment could cost 9 million years of lost life in South Africa and... Read more...
Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called... Read more...
Study shows Arctic sea ice continues to melt considerably
Arctic sea ice shrank to roughly 4.7 million square kilometers in September, making the sea ice extent in 2017 far below numbers from 1979 to 2006.... Read more...
How Man-made Earthquakes Could Cripple the U.S. Economy
When Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas, U.S. oil refining plummeted to record lows. Now, nearly three weeks later, six key refineries remain... Read more...
These Caribbean Islands Are Reeling After Hurricane Irma’s Deadly Rampage
Hurricane Irma left behind death and destruction on several Caribbean islands after a nearly weeklong rampage across the region toward Florida. At ... Read more...
NASA maps summer melt of Greenland Ice Sheet
NASA's Operation IceBridge has been mapping summer ice melt of the Greenland Ice Sheet since Aug. 25 using a B200T King Air aircraft. The flights... Read more...
Why are these billions in pipeline projects stalled?
Billions of dollars’ worth of shovel-ready infrastructure projects have been held up by a bureaucratic morass that President Donald Trump helped to... Read more...
Treasury fines ExxonMobil $2 million for violating Russia sanctions while Tillerson was CEO
The Treasury Department said Thursday it is fining Exxon Mobil Corp. $2 million for violating sanctions related to Russia in 2014, when Secretary of... Read more...
Feds Suspect Russians Behind Cyber-Attacks on Power Plants
Russia is suspected to be behind recent hacker intrusions at American power plants, including at least one nuclear facility, two U.S. officials told... Read more...
Panda Power: China just built a solar farm shaped like a giant panda
Last week, Panda Green Energy Group Limited flipped the switch on the world’s most adorable solar panel facility.The group announced last Friday... Read more...
Energy giants seek role in Qatar's gas expansion
Three of the West's biggest energy corporations are lobbying Qatar to take part in a huge expansion of its gas production, handing Doha an unintended... Read more...
7.1 earthquake rocks Mexico City, central Mexico
A magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck the central Mexican state of Puebla on Tuesday afternoon, the US Geological Survey said. Preliminary reports put... Read more...
Palestinians decry church patriarch's role in land deal
The Greek Orthodox Church has been plunged into a renewed crisis in the Holy Land as its leaders are accused of selling off land to extremist... Read more...
Geneva: 500 euro notes found flushed down toilets
Swiss prosecutors are investigating why tens of thousands of euros were flushed down toilets in Geneva. The €500 (£440; $600) notes were cut up... Read more...
US nixes proposal to let Turkey guards buy guns
The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal to let Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security guards buy $1.2 million in U.S.-made... Read more...
Iceland’s Government Just Collapsed Amid A Pedophilia Scandal
Iceland’s government has collapsed amid uproar over Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson’s father helping expunge the criminal record of a ... Read more...
Ex-Fox News commentator alleges anchor raped her in new lawsuit
Political commentator Scottie Nell Hughes filed a lawsuit against Fox News on Monday accusing the network of retaliating against her after she... Read more...
Sputnik, the Russian news agency, is under investigation by the FBI
The FBI recently questioned a former White House correspondent for Sputnik, the Russian-government-funded news agency, as part of an investigation... Read more...
Eric Bolling Out At Fox News
Fox News has parted ways with host Eric Bolling, the network confirmed Friday, just over a month after an exclusive HuffPost report revealed Bolling... Read more...
Trump's hostility toward media has a purpose, U.N. human rights expert says
U.S. President Donald Trump’s attacks on the media are part of a global trend of hostility to freedom of speech and damage the U.S. public... Read more...
Judge dismisses Palin defamation lawsuit against New York Times
A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s lawsuit against The New York Times, concluding that she had failed to show... Read more...
Special ops soldiers injured in Fort Bragg training
A number of special operations soldiers were injured during training at Fort Bragg, N.C., according to a spokesman. Lt. Col. Rob Bockholt, a... Read more...
15 Marines injured during training at Camp Pendleton
A fire during an amphibious assault vehicle training session left 15 Marines injured on Camp Pendleton in California, U.S. military officials said... Read more...
US apologises for 'offensive' leaflets in Parwan
A senior US commander has apologised after a series of controversial leaflets were dropped in Afghanistan.The pamphlets, distributed on Tuesday in... Read more...
F-16 aircraft crashes in Arizona, killing pilot
The pilot of an F-16 Fighting Falcon was killed after crashing just 20 miles southwest of Safford, Ariz., on Tuesday."All I can say is we do have a... Read more...
Mattis: Transgender troops can keep serving pending study
Defense Secretary James Mattis announced Tuesday that transgender troops in the military would be allowed to continue serving pending the results of... Read more...
A simulated voyage to Mars: Crew emerges from isolation
A NASA-backed research crew who have been cooped up in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January have emerged from isolation. The... Read more...
Farewell Cassini: Saturn spacecraft makes fiery, final dive
NASA's Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn on Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable ... Read more...
The Sun Just Fired Off A Massive Flare, And It’s Headed Toward Earth Right Now
It’s one of the biggest solar flares in years, and it’s coming this way. NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured images on Wednesday of the... Read more...
Massive black hole discovered near heart of the Milky Way
An enormous black hole one hundred thousand times more massive than the sun has been found hiding in a toxic gas cloud wafting around near the heart... Read more...
Astronaut Peggy Whitson home safe after record stay aboard space station
Astronaut Peggy Whitson is home safe after spending a record 288 days on the International Space Station.Whitson touched down in Kazakhstan at 9:21... Read more...
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81 U.S. Election Speeded Move to Codify Policy on Drones Reggie
82 Dronestagram – the website exposing the US's secret drone war Reggie
83 Soldiers win $85m compensation from Iraq war contractor Reggie
84 Plan for hunting terrorists signals U.S. intends to keep adding names to kill lists Reggie
85 As War Nears An End, Our Afghan Translators Are Being Left Behind Reggie
86 WikiLeaks: Iraqi children in U.S. raid shot in head, U.N. says Reggie
87 Iraq records huge rise in birth defects linked to US invasion Reggie
88 Report says U.S., Israel plan Iran strike Reggie
89 Afghan war enters 12th year Reggie
90 US military deaths in Afghanistan hit 2,000 after 11 years of war Reggie
91 Annan: Blair could have prevented Iraq War Reggie
92 Afghan troops get a lesson in American cultural ignorance Reggie
93 Drone strikes in Pakistan have killed many civilians, study says Reggie
94 Afghanistan: Nato air strike 'kills eight women' in Laghman Reggie
95 Pentagon: Guantanamo detainee dies; eighth fatality at facility Reggie
96 War-weary U.S. is numbed to drumbeat of troop deaths Reggie
97 Afghanistan – America’s “Total Lie War” Jesse Richard
98 Millions were in germ war tests Jesse Richard
99 Possible war with Iran could be month-long affair: Israel minister Jesse Richard
100 U.S. drone kills 5 militants in northern Pakistan Reggie

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