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Student's cookie recipe may have included grandparent's ashes

Up to nine students may have consumed the cookies and none were ill as a result, Davis Police Lieutenant Paul Doroshov told Yahoo Lifestyle. Pot-laced cooki...


Pressure Saudis on Khashoggi case: Yemeni Nobel victor

The search proved fruitless and the plane took off again afterwards, it said . It has allowed journalists into the consulate to show Mr Khashoggi is not ther...


Sole crossing between Syria and Israeli-controlled Golan reopens after 4 years

The return of the 1,000 some troops was made possible after Syrian government troops retook the Syrian side of the crossing in July, as part of a deal with rebe...


NYPD seeks suspects in brawl between Proud Boys and protesters

Shea said the security camera video shows one of the masked men throw something, possibly a bottle, at the Proud Boys . It remained unclear Monday if the th...


Harvard accused of bias against Asian-Americans at trial

They claim Harvard uses a quota system or a system of "racial balancing" - practices that are illegal under federal law - to limit the number of Asian students ...


Trump, Upset About '60 Minutes' Questions: 'I'm President And You're Not'

It aired just a couple days after the First Lady's "Being Melania " special on ABC. I'm not saying that as a soundbite. President Donald Trump: It well, le...


Israel says Australia considering moving embassy to Jerusalem

You see we want to see a two state solution achieved and sometimes to achieve that you have got to think about doing things differently. Reacting to the news,...


Merkel allies punished in Bavarian state election

Squabbling in Merkel's national government and a power struggle at home have weighed on the CSU in recent months. In second place, were the SPD and Greens, ne...


Missouri woman fired after blocking black man from entering his apartment building

The woman followed through on her threat to call the police, and they arrived and interviewed Toles, but did not find any reason to charge him or her. I am not ...


Donald Trump urged to declare China a currency manipulator

Mr Cui said other ambassadors in Washington shared his frustration. Pressed on why they aren't ready and how he will know when they are, Trump said, "I ju...


Stormy Daniels loses libel lawsuit over Trump’s ‘con job’ tweet

Judge S. James Otero issued the order Monday , allowing President Trump to seek money to cover attorneys' fees if he so chooses. Those comments, which Dani...


Russian Orthodox Church cuts all links with Constantinople

Veiled statements by the Russian Orthodox Church that were consistent with previous ones came on October 15 on its website following a Synod, or gathering of ch...


'It's OK to be white' bill defeated in Australian Senate

Overnight, Senator Cormann said the government deplored racism of any kind. The Coalition has blamed an "administrative process failure" for its "regrettable"...


Saudi Arabia show under fire from HBO host

The slaying was the Saudi government sending a message to the world that they could do it and get away with it, the " Last Week Tonight " host said. Determine...


Four men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

Nathan Brandley, the spokesman for the Texas Department of Safety, told reporters. The four deceased were identified as 62-year-old Juan Espinoza Sr., 20-year...


Saudi Arabia told to investigate disappearance of missing journalist

Turkish officials have said they believe Khashoggi - a Washington Post contributor who was critical of Prince Mohammed's policies - was killed inside the mi...


Meghan Markle And Prince Harry Are Expecting A Baby!

The couple, officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex , is now on a 16-day tour of Australia and New Zealand, with their arriving in Sydney, holding hands, ove...


Man behind 'Cornerstore Caroline' video isn't buying her apology

But CCTV footage proved something else. Emmett Till was a 14-year-old African-American who was lynched after he was accused of offending a white woman in her...


American student denied entry to Israel

Top Photo | American Lara Alqasem, sits in a courtroom prior to a hearing at the district court in Tel Aviv, Israel , Oct. 11, 2018. The court turned her dow...


Trump says he 'didn't really make fun' of Ford at rally

Amal Clooney was among the keynote speakers at the 2018 Pennsylvania Conference for Women on Friday, and in her remarks she slammed Donald Trump for mocking ...


Six dead as heavy storms hit southwestern France

Waters swept through roads and streams became raging torrents as the equivalent of several months of rain fell overnight in the space of hours. In the worst h...


Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Hints At Native American Heritage

Bustamante, a prominent expert in the field of DNA analysis, determined Warren's pure Native American ancestor appears "in the range of six to 10 generations ag...


UK, US may boycott Saudi conference over journalist's killing

Saudi Arabia has previously targeted dissidents living overseas. Khashoggi's fate remains unclear. As if to drive the point home, a cleaning crew with mops, t...


Hostage held in Cologne station incident: German police

Cologne police said they have closed parts of the western German city's main train station because of a hostage situation. The police said in a subsequent t...


Pope defrocks 2 Chilean bishops accused of sex abuse

The Vatican's unusually detailed statement announcing the laicization of retired Archbishop Francisco Jose Cox Huneeus and retired Bishop Marco Antonio Ordenes ...


Trump says climate change not a "hoax" but questions if it's "manmade"

Stahl rephrased the question asking, "Have you made any mistakes?" "There have to be consequences for coming into a country illegally", Trump said. "They me...


Indian minister says sexual assault charges 'baseless'

India's main opposition party Congress has demanded Akbar's resignation, while Maneka Gandhi, the minister for women and child development, has called for an i...


British mountain biker shot dead by French hunter

Thirteen people died during the French hunting season in the year to June 1, with another 115 injured, according to national hunting and wildlife agency ONCFS. ...


Lewinsky affair not an abuse of power, says Hillary Clinton

Her answer was telling. Hillary Clinton once again defended her husband's extramarital affair, this time stirring up backlash that she doesn't understand ab...


British royal newlyweds release official wedding photos

George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on Friday, were treated to a formal lunch reception by her grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II , after the ceremony. Prince And...


Canada pessimistic about quick end to U.S. metals tariffs

The federal government has announced that it has established a process for Canadian companies to request targeted relief from countermeasures under extraordinar...


Merkel's Bavaria ally CSU suffer 'massive losses'

An exit poll reported by state broadcaster ARD show the CSU with just 35.5% of the vote and the pro-immigration environmentalist Greens in second place with 18....


No chance of time limit on Brexit border backstop, Coveney insists

One major issue was on a "backstop" to prevent a hard border with European Union member Ireland , an arrangement that has strengthened opposition to May's pl...


The Sunday Edition: President Donald Trump Tweetstorm

Trump, in a speech last Friday, began a monologue on the Ohio-born Grant, alleging that despite the Union general's drinking problem, President Abraham Linc...


Harry and Meghan arrive in Sydney for first downunder tour

The trip is their only global tour since the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were married in May, apart from a two-day visit to Ireland. They were accompanied by...