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White House chief of staff John Kelly said Thursday that he is dismayed that a Florida congresswoman mad President Donald Trump’s phone call with the family of a soldier killed in combat, in which the president said the man “must’ve known what he signed up for.”
Grab a pair of binoculars and your lamest jokes because Uranus will be visible to the naked eye on Thursday night.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Texas inmate who confessed to four killings (all times local):
Days ago in Syria's Raqa, die-hard jihadists made their final stand in the city's national hospital. On Wednesday, it stood eerily silent, its entrance inhabited only by swarming flies and two rotting corpses. Each body lay next to an...Show More Summary
It was almost too easy to predict what would happen.
One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's best-known hotels, sending dark smoke billowing over the center of Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the flames. It was not immediately clear what caused the fire, which broke out around 3:20 a.m. Show More Summary
Scientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday. Data taken from Japan'sShow More Summary
Justin Chapple of Food & Wine demonstrates an easy way poach eggs.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The hard-won conviction of a white former Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot his daughter's unarmed black boyfriend shows the difficulty prosecutors have in convincing jurors to put someone who carries a badge and a gun behind bars, legal experts said Thursday.
Five years ago, Chip and Joanna Gaines weren’t household names.
Militants launched two separate attacks on Afghan security installations killing dozens of soldiers Thursday, the latest in a series of devastating assaults this week that have left more than 120 people dead and underscored spiralling insecurity. Show More Summary
Russian television star and journalist Ksenia Sobchak announced Wednesday she will run for president in the country’s 2018 election ? a bid that may spark voter interest but hinder efforts to unseat Vladimir Putin.
As the oldest of five children, Jocelyn Paonita Pearson knew her parents didn't have a lot of money to pay for her college education. "I basically wasted an entire year and had almost nothing to show for it," Pearson says. The one success story she had that year was a local organization's essay-based scholarship, which led Pearson to change her strategy.
The Trump administration drafted a condolence statement after the death of four US soldiers in Niger, a new report has claimed – but the President never gave it. Politico reports that National Security Council (NSC) staffers drafted a statement for Donald Trump the day after the soldiers were killed. Show More Summary
The number of plague cases has more than doubled to a total of 805 in Madagascar in the past week, according to Madagascar’s Office of National Risk and Emergency Management.
Morning Must Reads: October 17
A senior Syrian commander and one of President Bashar al-Assad’s most trusted generals has been killed during an operation against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil). Brig Gen Issam Zahreddine, a field commander in the elite...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has hit out at a deal to fund Obamacare subsidies - a day after he appeared to support the bipartisan move to help Americans afford health insurance. Earlier this week, Republican Senator Lamar Alexander and Democratic Senator...Show More Summary
China's Communist Party will enshrine President Xi Jinping's political philosophy in its constitution at its five-yearly congress, which will end on October 24, a spokesman said Tuesday. Congress spokesman Tuo Zhen announced the congress'...Show More Summary
Three people are dead after a shooting at a business park in Maryland, with the gunman believed to be still on the loose. Sheriffs for Harford County said they were on the scene at the Emmorton Business Park in Edgewood - about 30 miles (48 km) northeast of Baltimore - with two other people critically injured. Show More Summary