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|DOJ Convinces Trump To Back Off Declassifying Secret Russia Probe Documents, For Now
WASHINGTON ― The Justice Department has succeeded, for the moment, in
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 11:45 AM
|In the marquee Texas Senate race, Cruz and O'Rourke take to the debate stage
After months of back and forth, Republican Ted Cruz will meet Democrat Beto O’Rourke in a debate on domestic issues.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 12:05 PM
|Photos of the week: 9/14 - 9/21
Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm this week, but still caused
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 6:00 PM
|Joe Biden: Christine Blasey Ford 'Shouldn't Have To Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday defended his handling of Anita
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 9:40 AM
|Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after body was pulled from a capsized ferry that Tanzanian authorities said was badly overcrowded and upended in the final stretch before reaching shore. The death toll was above 130 but horrified witnesses feared that would rise as a second day of searching neared an end.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 4:27 PM
|New details: Man accused of trying to steal plane
Authorities say a man who is being accused of attempting to steal an American Airlines jet had a commercial pilots license and was in the U.S. with a Canadian passport.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 6:11 AM
|Fear and fanfare as Hong Kong launches China rail link
A new high-speed rail link between Hong Kong and mainland China launched Sunday, a multi-billion dollar project that critics say gives away part of the city's territory to an increasingly assertive Beijing. Chinese security have been stationed in semi-autonomous Hong Kong for the first time at the harbourfront West Kowloon rail terminus, as part of a new "special port area" that is subject to mainland law. Despite critics' fears over passenger safety in the mainland zones, hundreds gathered at the terminus in the early morning, with the first train leaving for the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen at 7:00 am (2300 GMT Saturday).
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 8:23 PM
|Yes, Yandy Really Made A 'Sexy' 'Handmaid's Tale' Halloween Costume
Welp: If you ever wanted to know what a "sexy" "Handmaid's Tale" costume looks
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 11:04 AM
|Floodwaters continue to rise on portions of Carolina rivers even a full week after Florence's arrival
While crests will continue to work downstream along the major rivers in the eastern part of the Carolinas into next week, some unprotected areas may stay flooded until the end of September or early October.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 2:44 PM
|Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Reports
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year that he covertly
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 2:13 PM
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|Christine Blasey Ford, accuser of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, agrees to Senate testimony
Christine Blasey Ford, a California professor at the center of a sexual assault accusation against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, has agreed to testify to representatives of the Senate Judiciary Committee sometime next week.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 6:38 PM
|Comcast outbids Fox in a $39 billion takeover of Sky
Comcast has outbid Fox in a $39 billion takeover of British broadcaster Sky, after it emerged a clear winner with the highest bid in three rounds.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 4:22 PM
|China said to call off high level trade talks with US as tariff war escalates
China has canceled planned trade discussions with the U.S. amid rising tensions and new tariffs, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 2:12 AM
|How former Facebook and Google engineer Bret Taylor earned Marc Benioff's trust at Salesforce
Salesforce Chief Product Officer Bret Taylor has climbed the ranks quickly since his start-up Quip was acquired two years ago, and now he's in Benioff's inner circle.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 3:08 PM
|This hidden car cost will set you back $3,000 a year
Depreciation accounts for almost 40 percent of the cost of owning a new car, yet most drivers don't even think about it.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 7:00 PM
|The White House is reportedly planning to order an antitrust probe of tech companies
A draft of that executive order would direct federal agencies to give recommendations ways to "protect competition among online platforms and address online platform bias" within a month after being signed.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 3:28 PM
|Why investing in the next big start-up could be a disaster for your finances
The idea of investing in the next tech giant while it's still in its early stages is an attractive one — and it could cost you your life savings if you don't do it right. Here's what you should know about private offerings.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 8:00 PM
|Senate Judiciary chair extends deadline for Kavanaugh accuser to decide on whether to testify
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley set a Saturday afternoon deadline for a woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to decide if and how she will testify.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 1:24 PM
|This 48-year-old mom owes $600,000 in loans, as the student debt crisis worsens
People are asking whether the education debt market has become a bubble.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 1:00 PM
|Over 1,500 museums across America are free on Saturday — here's what you need to know
It's a good deal.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 3:45 PM