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Russia says U.S. missile strike on Syria was a threat to its forces

44 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu complained on Wednesday that a U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier this month had posed a threat to Russian troops and was forcing Moscow to take extra measures to protect them. Speaking...Show More Summary

France says has proof Syria regime launched 'chemical attack'

57 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

French intelligence services have scientific proof that the Syrian regime was responsible for a suspected chemical attack that killed 88 people, France's foreign minister said Wednesday. Jean-Marc Ayrault said analysis of samples taken...Show More Summary

Extravagant Travel Expenses Of 5 US Presidents

59 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

President Donald trump and his predecessors have spent extravagant amounts of taxpayer's money to fund their travels. However, the exact amount of the travel expenditure of a president is not made public.

Battling ISIS in Hatra, Iraq and more: April 26 in photos

1 hour agoNews : The Newsroom

Iraqi paramilitary troops fire towards Islamic State militants during a battle with Islamic State militants on the outskirts of the ancient city of Hatra near Mosul, Iraq;The robes of Pope Francis are blown over his head by a gust of wind as he holds his homily during the weekly audience in St. Show More Summary

White House refuses to hand over documents on Michael Flynn to Trump-Russia investigation

3 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

The White House has refused a request from the House Oversight Committee to disclose documents related to payments received by former US National Security Advisor Michael Flynn from foreign sources. White House Director of Legislative...Show More Summary

Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

4 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Fox News is facing renewed legal claims that it mistreated non-white employees, a week after network parent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc severed ties with its biggest star over unrelated sexual harassment complaints. Eleven current and...Show More Summary

Donald Trump says 'see you in court' after federal judge blocks his sanctuary cities executive order

7 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Donald Trump has lashed out on Twitter after a judge blocked his executive order withholding funds from sanctuary cities if they failed to comply with his immigration demands. A federal judge in San Francisco made the ruling on Tuesday...Show More Summary

Army veteran and boyfriend ‘film themselves tying service dog to tree and shooting it five times’

8 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

An army veteran and her boyfriend have been arrested on animal cruelty charges after a video of the pair emerged apparently showing them tying a service dog to a tree and shooting it five times. Marinna Rollins, 23, was arrested on Tuesday in North Carolina. Show More Summary

The Latest: Trump to sign executive order on education

15 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EDT):

Cassini Makes Last Close Titan Flyby, Captures Canyon on Tethys

16 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

The spacecraft, which has been studying the Saturn system since 2004, will start its Grand Finale mission Wednesday and end it by plunging into the planet’s atmosphere Sept. 15.

Thai man murders child, kills himself on Facebook Live

18 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

A man in Phuket filmed himself killing his girlfriend's child and then himself on Facebook Live, Thai police said Tuesday, the latest example of the social network's live-streaming function being used to broadcast grisly crimes. "They...Show More Summary

House Oversight Committee leaders say Michael Flynn may have broken the law

18 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

On Tuesday, April 25, Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz and Democrat Rep. Elijah Cummings said a joint press conference that it appears Michael Flynn may have broken the law by not disclosing payments he received from Russia.

Arctic thaw quickening threatens trillion-dollar costs: report

23 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

(The online version of the April 24 story is refiled to fix byline, and typo in 12th paragraph) By Alister Doyle OSLO, April 25 (Reuters) - The Arctic's quickening thaw is melting the permafrost under buildings and roads from Siberia...Show More Summary

Venezuela opposition defiant as protesters shot dead

23 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Venezuela's opposition vowed no letup Tuesday in its bid to remove leftist President Nicolas Maduro from power, even as more protesters were shot dead in an increasingly violent political crisis. Maduro's center-right rivals said they...Show More Summary

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Holds Records for Longest Time in Space by an American

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

Whitson is the first woman to command at NASA, take eight space walks and orbit nearly 250 miles above the Earth.

Tesla Supercharger Network: More Chargers In More Locations For 2017

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

Tesla will be adding more chargers to its Supercharger network by the end of 2017.

North Korea holds artillery drill as tension spikes

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

North Korea puts on a massive live-fire artillery drill as a U.S. submarine docks in the South amid growing concern over Pyongyang's nuclear program. Ryan Brooks reports.

Take that, dudes: Female astronaut breaks record for most time spent in space.

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

Stand up and take notice of NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson.  Not only is Whitson the first woman to command the International Space Station twice, she's the oldest woman to fly to space for NASA, and we think she might be the record holder for most records set in space (though we don't know that for sure). Show More Summary

Last words haunt surviving teen's sentencing in fatal fire

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (AP) — In the last moments of his 14-year life, Joe Phillips dialed his friend's cellphone, cursing in panic. He was trapped by flames that had gotten out of control during what had been a summer afternoon of mischief inside a vacant building.

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