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|Alabama Senate Frontrunner: Evolution Is Fake And Homosexuality Should Be Illegal
U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has approached his work over the decades as he once approached mastering kickboxing and building a house with own hands: with laser focus and a fervent belief that he has God on his side.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 5:21 PM
|Will Barcelona secede from Spain? Catalan independence is up for a vote — and Russia is stirring the pot
At issue is a wave of Catalan nationalism culminating in a referendum on secession, scheduled for Oct. 1.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:21 PM
|Thursday's Morning Email: The Obamacare Repeal Comes Down To These Three Senators
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POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 7:03 AM
|Maria: Puerto Rico Remains Largely Without Power
In the wake of Hurricane Maria, much of Puerto Rico is unreachable by land or phone as communications systems are shattered and vast swaths of the island are flooded.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 11:31 AM
|Cassini captured mysterious 'glitch' on Saturn's rings before death dive
Cassini sent home one last batch of photos from Saturn before plunging to its death Friday and among them was an attempt to record a mysterious object embedded in the planet's rings, otherwise known as "Peggy."
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 3:12 PM
|Breathtaking shots of king penguins marching in golden sunrise
Wildlife photographer Wim van den Heever, 45, visited the Falkland Islands this year to shoot pictures and scout the area for future tours. Wim’s breathtaking images show a small group of king penguins before they head out to sea at sunrise. Wim said: “The sunrise created beautiful vibrant colors and amazing reflections.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 10:34 AM
|George W. Bush's Ethics Chief: This 'May Be What Puts An End To This White House'
If it turns out it was to block the Russia investigation, that would be obstruction, Painter said on MSNBC on Wednesday. “The president once again has the right to fire the FBI director,” Painter said on MSNBC.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 12:35 AM
|WATCH: Video Of Georgia Students Hitting Teacher Goes Viral
It was a rough day for this teacher.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 11:34 AM
|Bipartisan health care fix dies in Senate
The Senate’s rejection of bipartisan health bill is a dispiriting moment for world’s greatest deliberative body.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:59 PM
|Black Cornell Student Allegedly 'Bloodied Up' In Racially Charged Attack
Less than two weeks after someone chanted “build a wall, build a wall” near the Latino Living Center on Cornell University’s campus, a white student was arrested after allegedly assaulting a black student in front of his home and yelling racial slurs at him.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 10:20 AM
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|Facebook to Turn Over Russian-Linked Ads to Congress
The company said it would turn over 3,000 ads linked to Russia to Congress after growing scrutiny about its role in last November’s presidential election.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 2:25 PM
|Trump Dismisses ‘Russia Hoax’ as Facebook Turns Over Ads Tied to Campaign
The president asserts that the “Fake News Media” had the most sway in the 2016 election, and he again denies any Russian role in the campaign.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 12:07 PM
|The Shift: Facebook’s Frankenstein Moment
A series of scandals have opened up the possibility that the company may have created something it can’t fully control.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 11:38 PM
|Facebook Faces a New World as Officials Rein In a Wild Web
The web is not as open as it once was, with nation-states exerting their power over the internet. Facebook and other tech companies are dealing with the consequences.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 8:29 AM
|North Korea, Puerto Rico, Aaron Hernandez: Your Friday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 10:30 AM
|New York Today: New York Today: Keeping Your Apple-Picking Plans
Friday: How to keep leisure plans, weekend events, and free entrance to dozens of museums.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 11:08 AM
|California Today: California Today: Suing the Trump Administration, Again and Again and Again
Friday: Taking stock of Xavier Becerra’s lawsuits, Duncan Hunter calls for an attack on North Korea, and a review of “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 12:58 PM
|Kim’s Rejoinder to Trump’s Rocket Man: ‘Mentally Deranged U.S. Dotard’
After President Trump threatened to “totally destroy” his country, Kim Jong-un vowed countermeasures and called the American leader a “frightened dog” and a “dotard.”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 11:28 AM
|Kim Jong-un Called Trump a ‘Dotard.’ How Harsh Is That Burn?
An obscure insult from North Korea’s leader inspires dictionary searches and online jokes.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 10:42 AM
|North Korea Hits New Level of Brinkmanship in Reacting to Trump
Kim Jong-un turns the standoff with Washington into a personal duel, while warning of more dangerous weapons tests.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 1:28 PM