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|Amid Sexual Harassment Probe, Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen Won't Seek Re-Election
Democratic Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen said on Saturday he won’t seek re-election in 2018 just one day after the House Ethics Committee said it would investigate allegations of sexual harassment from two women.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 5:18 PM
|Mystery swirls around powerful North Korea official as Hwang Pyong-so remains missing
A North Korean official widely deemed as the nation’s second most powerful figure has been missing for some time, raising speculation that he has been executed.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 10:55 PM
|Full Short Interview: 'Arcane' Senate rules require tax cuts to be temporary
Marc Short, Director of Legislative Affairs for the White House, tells Chuck Todd that he tried to find Democrats to support the Republican tax bill, but couldn't bring on enough Senators.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 1:50 AM
|93-Year-Old Woman Spends 2 Nights In Jail After Eviction From Senior Housing
Florida authorities released an elderly woman from jail on Thursday after police arrested her for allegedly not paying rent at the senior housing community where she had lived since 2011.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 1:58 PM
|Canadian billionaire couple found dead in their home
Canadian police are investigating the mysterious deaths of Barry Sherman, founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex Inc, and his wife, Honey, one of the nation's wealthiest couples whose bodies were found in their mansion on Friday.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 11:05 AM
|This Cat Named D-O-G Helps Train Pups To Be Service Dogs
Not many cats get to have a career as a dog trainer, but one Missouri feline is doing just that.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 6:12 PM
|Landslides kill 26 in storm-hit Philippine province: local officials
At least 26 people were killed while several residents were missing in an island province in central Philippines after tropical storm Kai-tak brought heavy rains that triggered landslides, local authorities and media said on Sunday. Kai-tak cut power supplies in many areas, forced the cancellation of several flights, stranded more than 15,000 people in various ports in the region and prompted nearly 88,000 people to seek shelter in evacuation centers. The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office of Biliran island said 26 residents had died, but the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has yet to make any official announcement about fatalities.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:37 AM
|The Vatican Bans Sales of Saints' Body Parts in Updated Relic Rules
The new rules govern how body parts and cremated remains are to be handled
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 11:37 AM
|Russia investigation: Robert Mueller 'obtained tens of thousands of emails unlawfully', Trump transition team lawyer claims
Special counsel Robert Mueller "unlawfully" obtained tens of thousands of emails from Donald Trump's presidential transition team, a lawyer has claimed. The messages will be be examined as part of the investigation into collusion between Russia and senior member's of the US leader's inner circle before he took office. Mr Trump's transition team used facilities of the GSA, which helps manage the US government bureaucracy, in the period between the Republican's November presidential election victory and his inauguration in January. "When we have obtained emails in the course of our ongoing criminal investigation, we have secured either the account owner's consent or appropriate criminal process," said spokesman Peter Carr.
POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 8:26 AM
|Mario Batali Apologizes For Sexual Harassment With Cinnamon Rolls
Mario Batali, the former host of “The Chew” who stands accused of sexual misconduct, issued an apology to fans on Friday through his newsletter and inexplicably ended it with a recipe for cinnamon rolls.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 1:03 PM