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|11 Days After Florence, South Carolinians Are Bracing For The Worst
Florence exited the U.S. last week after wreaking havoc across swathes of the
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:34 AM
|Fiona Hill, Trump's top expert on Russia, is quietly shaping a tougher U.S. policy
For nearly two decades, British-American scholar Fiona Hill has followed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s trajectory.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 5:00 AM
|Women Walk Out Across The Country In Support Of Kavanaugh's Accusers
At 1 p.m. on Monday, supporters of the women who accused Supreme Court nominee
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 1:20 PM
|German Catholic Church apologises for mass child sex abuse
Germany's Catholic Church on Tuesday apologised to thousands of victims of sexual assault by clergy, with the institution's top cardinal saying perpetrators must be brought to justice. The dismay expressed by the head of the German Bishops' Conference came as the institution published a damning report showing that in Germany, almost 3,700 minors -- mainly boys -- were assaulted between 1946 and 2014. "Sexual abuse is a persistent problem and not a historical problem" in the Catholic Church, said Harald Dressing, a professor at the Mannheim Institute of Psychology, who coordinated the research commissioned by the Bishops' Conference.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:29 PM
|Woman says ex pressed for baby, didn't know her plan to kill
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor by cutting the baby from her womb testified Tuesday that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 5:58 PM
|Florence far from over: SC residents to evacuate
Ten days after Hurricane Florence hit, rivers are continuing to crest and some South Carolina residents are preparing to evacuate.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 1:38 PM
|Smith & Wesson Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Issuing Report On Gun Violence, Safety
Shareholders of Smith & Wesson, the largest U.S. firearm manufacturer, voted
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 4:52 PM
|Bolton says U.S. will be aggressive, unwavering on Iran sanctions
White House national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday dismissed an EU plan for a special payments plan to circumvent U.S. sanctions against Iranian oil sales and pressed the SWIFT global payments messaging system to rethink dealing with Tehran. Speaking at a conference, Bolton also said the United States would be "aggressive and unwavering" in enforcing economic sanctions on Iran that are resuming after Washington withdrew from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:25 PM
|Iran mourns dead from attack 'funded by' Saudi, UAE
Tens of thousands of mourners attended a funeral on Monday in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz for soldiers and civilians killed in an attack on a military parade. Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the attackers were "funded by" Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, in his latest remarks after having already blamed "American lackeys" for the assault. Four militants attacked the Saturday parade commemorating the start of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, spraying the crowd with gunfire and killing 24 people.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 1:11 PM
|Arizona Deputy Uses Taser Gun to Escape Big Black Cow Attacking Him
The deputy was answering a call from a woman pinned on the ground by a cow.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:42 PM