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Trump Commutes Prison Sentence for Former Iowa Agriprocessors CEO

WASHINGTON-President Donald Trump commuted his first prison sentence since taking office Wednesday, reducing the sentence of Sholom Rubashkin , the former ...


Dog survives plane crash that kills 3 people, other dog

Officers arrived to the scene and located the fire from the wreckage in a heavily wooded area behind a residence. It's unclear what caused the plane crash. In...


Canada's Trudeau broke ethics rules with visit to Caribbean island

There is an exception in the act for gifts or "other advantages" from friends or relatives, but Dawson ruled it didn't apply because "Trudeau and the Aga Khan c...


Theresa May's deputy Damian Green resigns after pornography allegations

Green, 61, has been a close friend of May since they were at Oxford University, and he is one of her closest political allies. Investigation finds Green was ...


Mexico tourist bus crash leaves 12 dead, 20 injured

Haim Shababo of Fort Lauderdale said Wednesday that his mother-in-law, Fanya Shamis, was among the bus passengers killed in the crash. The coach overturned wh...


Sen. Al Franken sets date for resignation: January 2

As allegations continued to trickle out, though, his fellow Democratic senators pulled their support from Franken and urged him to resign . Earlier this mont...


Gov. Rick Scott: Latvala should resign

Jack Latvala continued to deny any wrongdoing in a letter to state Senate President Joe Negron (R) announcing he would step down January 5, The Associated P...


May's government struggles to deal with its own divisions on Brexit

While the Prime Minister offered assurances that the government is on its way to deliver "a smooth and orderly Brexit", the cleavage within the cabinet is clear...


Recount begins in contested House of Delegates race in Newport News

But five hours and much nailbiting later, after painstaking counting overseen by local elections officials and the clerk of court, Yancey's lead narrowed before...


Palestinian girl filmed trying to provoke soldiers is arrested

The amount of incitement instigated in Israeli social media after the video of Ahd confronting the soldiers was posted was a prelude to her arrest. Reacting...


CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency

Friday, the Washington Post reported the Center for Disease Control and Prevention banned a handful of words during a budget meeting including: vulnerable , ...


Donald Trump Slams Washington Post Judge Gorsuch Story as 'Fake News'

The Washington Post hate comes just days after Trump blasted the paper and political reporter Dave Weigel for misrepresenting crowd sizes during a recent Trump...


Thomas Fire raging through Los Padres forest, still threatening Santa Barbara

Thousands of tired firefighters, battling a deadly two-week-old California wildfire that ranks as the third-largest in state history, welcomed a second straig...


Miss Iraq's Family Forced to Flee Country Over Her Instagram Post

The photo has been liked over 7,000 times. Idan posted again after the selfie to clarify that the photo was not an endorsement of the Israeli government, with...


Amtrak train derailment: Multiple deaths reported in Washington state crash

The National Transportation Safety Board said a "go-team" is departing from Washington , D.C., to investigate the derailment. "The next thing we know, we're ...


Omarosa Crashes The White House Tree Trimming On 'SNL'

Kate McKinnon, as Kellyanne Conway, hangs an ornament with the face of former FBI director James Comey (abruptly fired by Trump in May following an investigatio...


President Trump says he isn't considering firing Mueller

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office over the weekend shot down Republican complaints that emails from Trump's transition team - including inner-circle mem...


Trump says would like to have Russia's help with North Korea

President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Thursday to discuss the crisis in North Korea - and thanked the Russia...


Virginia woman found dead in woods, mauled by her two pit bulls

From WTKR.com : "It was an absolutely grisly mauling", Sheriff Agnew said. Deputies investigated the area overnight for several hours into Friday morning. The ...


UTAH JAZZ - How the latest Gobert's setback will affect the team?

Gobert missed 11 games this season after he suffered a bone bruise in his right knee in early November. Sefolosha also chipped in with five rebounds, one steal ...


Air service between Moscow and Cairo will resume on February 1

Russian transport minister Maksim Sokolov and Egyptian civil aviation minister Sherif Fathy signed an agreement on aviation security that "is the first step for...


Trump Putin call: Central Intelligence Agency helped stop Russian Federation terror attack

In a series of overnight raids on Wednesday and Thursday, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) arrested members of a terrorist cell linked to Islamic Stat...


Bye Felicia! Fired Omarosa Lambasted On Social Media, Talk Shows

On GMA , Omarosa Manigault Newman - fired three times on " The Apprentice " - denied having been dragged out of the White House or throwing a temper tantrum....


Japan says N.Korea not interested in meaningful talks

North Korea accused the USA of being "terrified" of the alleged impending completion of its nuclear arsenal in a rare appearance at the UN Security Council on...


Hilarious Church Nativity Scene Goes Viral

She swooped in, struggled with the sheep, got the Baby Jesus doll away from her and put him back in the manger. "When I went up to take Teegan's hand and walk h...


Attorney General Maura Healey to sue FCC over net neutrality rollback

Critics argue that the net neutrality repeal is a blow to consumers, as it could empower companies to charge users to use certain internet content or features, ...


Nazareth's Muslim Mayor Cancels Christmas

Still, Nazareth is an important point on the Christian Christmas pilgrimage. While it was originally reported on Thursday that Nazareth mayor Ali Salam woul...


Britain First's Jayda Fransen in court over Belfast speech

After Fransen left the court, she was re-arrested by PSNI officers in relation to a seperate video she had posted on social media earlier this week. He has be...


"My role is to retire" says congress head Sonia Gandhi

It's a clear indication that Sonia Gandhi will now be available only for strategies but not on the forefront. Rahul Gandhi led the extensive campaigning o...


94-year-old woman arrested after refusing to leave independent living home

Fitzgerald was charged with trespassing after the nursing home where she lived called the police, saying that she had not paid her rent. "I feel like everythi...


U.S. helicopter part crashes a Japanese school in Okinowa

The latest incidents could further fuel opposition to the USA military presence on Okinawa, where about half of 50,000 American troops are stationed and where l...


This week marks the beginning of Hanukkah

During the holiday, the Jewish community gives thanks for the miracle of light that occurred when the Maccabees were able to rededicate the ancient temple in Je...


Slippery roads during Thursday morning commute

Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can b...


Facebook moves to record ad sales locally

Facebook has said it will no longer send advertising revenue through Ireland , and instead pay taxes in the countries where profits are earned. The move is a...


Support crumbling for judicial nominee who linked transgender children to 'Satan's plan'

After reports of Mateer's comments surfaced, Cornyn readily acknowledged that he hadn't been aware of the "Satan's plan" comments before news accounts a few wee...


Madonsela warns Zuma not to appeal court ruling

Mlambo said the president's actions amounted to an abuse of the judicial process. "We welcome it and ultimately (Zuma) must stop delaying South Africans‚" DA le...


Veterans Home to host wreath-laying ceremony on December 16

When the words of his song "I'm an American" were sung by a group of enthusiastic school children from Kennebunk Elementary School in Kennebunk, Maine, during a...


2 palestinians killed by Israeli drone strike in Gaza Strip

Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas missed a major deadline in their reconciliation bid by failing to transfer power in the Gaza Strip. There were no immed...


Introducing the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2018 inductees

Unlike the hair metal bands that were their contemporaries, Bon Jovi preserved a family-friendly image, helping the band win a following in diverse corners of...


Chain migration didn't light the NY pipe bomb

According to the White House, the suspect was one of over 141,500 immigrants who have entered the US just from Bangladesh through chain migration since 2005....