|Police find headless torso in search for journalist believed killed on submarine|
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An inventor charged in the death of a journalist on his personal submarine has admitted she died on board "and that he consequently buried her at sea" off the coast of Copenhagen, police announced Monday.
Investigators found a headless torso on a nearby shore the same day - nearly two weeks after...
|3 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian island|
Added: 22.08.2017 10:23 | 0 views | 0 comments
Firefighters on the Italian resort island of Ischia first freed a 7-month-old baby and then his two older brothers from the rubble Tuesday, working through the night and often by hand to rescue the children after a 4.0-magnitude quake toppled homes and other buildings on the island.
At least two...
|Mattis in Baghdad to meet with Iraqi leaders, U.S. commanders|
Added: 22.08.2017 9:25 | 0 views | 0 comments
Islamic State militants, driven from their main stronghold in northern Iraq, are trapped in a military vise that will squeeze them on both sides of the Syria-Iraq border, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said.
Mattis arrived in the Iraqi capital Tuesday, hours after President Donald Trump outlined...
|4 surviving Barcelona attack suspects appear in court|
Added: 22.08.2017 9:25 | 1 views | 0 comments
Four alleged members of a terror cell accused of killing 15 people in attacks in Barcelona and a Spanish resort appeared in court Tuesday, a day after the last missing member of the cell was gunned down by police near Barcelona.
The four men were arrested last week for their alleged involvement...
|Trump's tweets are no laughing matter|
Added: 22.08.2017 9:17 | 0 views | 0 comments
When asked about President Donald Trump's Twitter habits at a CNN town hall on Monday night, House Speaker Paul Ryan chuckled.
|Divers locate remains of some sailors on the USS John S. McCain after collision|
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The remains of some of the 10 sailors missing since a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with an oil tanker near Singapore have been found, but the search continues, a Navy commander said Tuesday.
Ten sailors have been missing since the USS John S. McCain and a Liberian-flagged oil tanker...
|Rail train crash in suburban Philadelphia injures 42|
Added: 22.08.2017 7:48 | 0 views | 0 comments
A regional rail train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a regional rail spokeswoman said.
Rail spokeswoman Heather Redfern said none of the 42 people hurt in the crash suffered life-threatening...
|Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' Charlottesville response|
Added: 22.08.2017 2:04 | 0 views | 0 comments
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Monday he believed President Donald Trump "messed up" in his response to the recent racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, when he equated neo-Nazis and white supremacists with counterprotesters.
|5 key pieces of Trump's Afghanistan plan|
Added: 22.08.2017 0:15 | 0 views | 0 comments
President Donald Trump outlined his plan for the 16-year US war in Afghanistan Monday evening, vowing that the US would find victory while no longer "nation-building."
|Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $417 million in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer|
Added: 21.08.2017 23:15 | 0 views | 0 comments
A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene.
The verdict in the lawsuit brought by the California...
|The solar eclipse transformed America, at least for a few moments|
Added: 21.08.2017 23:12 | 0 views | 0 comments
Millions of Americans gasped and groaned Monday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years zoomed across the country, dazzling many but disappointing some whose view was obscured by clouds.
For about 90 minutes the shadow of the moon raced over mountains, plains and forests at...
|Trump administration dismisses climate change advisory panel|
Added: 21.08.2017 23:02 | 1 views | 0 comments
The Trump administration has fired another shot at the scientific community, this time dismantling a federal advisory committee on climate change.
|Trump outlines revised vision for war in Afghanistan, but provides few specifics|
Added: 21.08.2017 23:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
President Donald Trump outlined a revised vision for the U.S. war in Afghanistan on Monday, pledging to end a strategy of "nation-building" and instead institute a policy aimed more squarely at addressing the terrorist threat that emanates from the region.
"I share the American people's frustration,"...
|Paul Ryan says Trump 'messed up' on Charlottesville, but opposes censure|
Added: 21.08.2017 22:09 | 0 views | 0 comments
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Monday he will not support a resolution to censure President Donald Trump over his comments following the white supremacist march in Virginia, even though he believes Trump "messed up" by saying "both sides" were to blame for violence and that there were "very...
|Trump says no quick exit from Afghanistan, but no 'blank check' either|
Added: 21.08.2017 21:57 | 0 views | 0 comments
Declaring the U.S. will win "in the end," President Donald Trump vowed Monday night to keep American troops fighting in Afghanistan despite his earlier inclination to withdraw. But he insisted the U.S. would not offer "a blank check" after 16 years of war, and he pointedly declined to say whether...
|Army suspends search for helicopter that crashed off Hawaii, identifies five soldiers|
Added: 21.08.2017 21:41 | 0 views | 0 comments
The Army has suspended its search for five soldiers missing since their UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashed in the ocean off Hawaii last week.
After five days, "operations have now shifted to recovery and salvage efforts," Army officials said in a news release issued Monday. The missing were identified...
|Navy orders probe into Pacific fleet after destroyer, oil tanker collision|
Added: 21.08.2017 21:39 | 0 views | 0 comments
The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet after the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia, leaving 10 U.S. sailors missing and five injured.
It was the second major collision in two months involving the...
|Despite measles outbreak, anti-vaccine activists in Minnesota refuse to back down|
Added: 21.08.2017 21:26 | 0 views | 0 comments
Minnesota's worst measles outbreak in decades has unexpectedly energized anti-vaccine forces, who have stepped up their work in recent months to challenge efforts by public health officials and clinicians to prevent the spread of the highly infectious disease.
In Facebook group discussions, local...
|Montana rep who body-slammed report must get mugshot, fingerprints taken, judge rules|
Added: 21.08.2017 20:43 | 0 views | 0 comments
A judge has ordered Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte to be photographed and fingerprinted for assaulting a reporter, opening the possibility of the congressman's mug shot to be used by political opponents next year when Gianforte is up for re-election.
Justice Court Judge Rick West ordered Gianforte,...
|Ghost schools and goats: 16 years of U.S. taxpayer waste in Afghanistan|
Added: 21.08.2017 20:20 | 0 views | 0 comments
President Donald Trump was expected to announce an increase of a few thousand troops in Afghanistan Monday night, taking the reins of a conflict where today 8,500 personnel are mostly focused on buttressing their Afghan counterparts in the face of Taliban and Islamic State gains.
The Defense Department,...