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Fire rages on Maui

A brush fire that erupted over fallow land Thursday morning in Maui caused thousands to be evacuated and temporarily disrupted the island's primary airport . ...


Seattle natural disaster: Quake rattles Washington state today, followed by aftershock today

A magnitude 3.5 aftershock was reported in the minutes afterward nearby. There are no reports of injuries. Two minutes later, a 3.5 magnitude quake was dete...


Surface Rupture from Ridgecrest Earthquake Spotted from Space

An quake of magnitude 7.1 shook the remote town of Ridgecrest in the Mojave desert on Friday, 1-1/2 days after one of 6.4 magnitude, both of which were felt a...


400,000 join Facebook event to 'storm' Area 51 and 'see them aliens'

More than 400,000 people have signed up to join an event to stormthe world-famous Area 51 in search of aliens. The conspicuous event is scheduled to take pl...


N. Korea vows to respond to South's deployment of F-35 jets

But since the Vietnam summit, North Kore has significantly reduced diplomatic activity and exchanges with South Korea and demanded that Seoul break away from ...


Raids targeting undocumented immigrants set to begin within days

Asked by the media if the administration had given warning of the raid , President Trump said there was no need to do so. " I've never seen anything like...


'Thank god he's gone': Pelosi cheers resignation of Acosta as labor secretary

Mr Trump announced the news today with Mr Acosta by his side at the White House as the president left on a trip to the Midwest. Trump called him a " great Lab...


US Coast Guard Crew Boards Suspected Drug-Smuggling Submarine in Pacific

Eventually, one of the Coast Guardsman jumps off the moving cutter onto the suspected drug vessel and start pounding away at the hatch. Officials said most ...


Mueller hearing format gets complaints from junior Judiciary members

Underscoring the frustrated efforts by House Democrats to obtain testimony from Trump administration officials across-the-board, the panel also authorized Chair...


Russian Federation begins delivering missile-defence system to Turkey despite US warnings

The Turkish lira weakened as far as 5.728 against the dollar from 5.683 before the ministry announced the arrival of the S-400 consignment to the Murted Air Bas...


California couple sue over 'living hell' IVF mix-up

In addition, while one of their two embryos was implanted in the Queens woman, the Manukyans said they and CHA Fertility do not know what happened to the second...


Labor Sec. Acosta Hails Jeffrey Epstein Charges, Calls Crimes 'Horrific'

The deal came under fresh scrutiny after a Miami Herald investigation shed new light on it, spurring federal prosecutors in NY this week to file new sex traffi...


Brighton and Hove Labour members form group to battle anti-Semitism

A total of eight former Labour officials spoke to Panorama , including Dan Hogan, who was an investigator in the disputes team, and made accusations about Je...


Tommy Robinson supporters 'verbally abuse' journalists after he is sentenced to jail

Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, also known as Tommy Robinson, has been sentenced to 9 months in jail over contempt of court charges. Giving reasons for the contempt fi...


Mexican finance chief quits over policy discrepancies

The move dealt a blow to Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador , who named a well-regarded deputy minister to replace him. Urzua highlighted discrepa...


Mom who orders Moana birthday cake surprised with marijuana theme

A picture of a marijuana leaf was also on the cake, circled with frosting. Kensli Davis's mom tried to order a cake for her daughter, but according to commen...


Deadly tribal violence erupts in Papua New Guinea

At least 24 people are confirmed to have died in a brutal flare-up of violence between rival tribes over several days in Hela province. "Today is one of the...


Ross Perot, Texas Billionaire Businessman And Former Presidential Candidate, Dies At 89

Perot established the Reform Party and ran for the presidency again in 1996, but failed to recapture his 1992 momentum and won eight percent of the vote. "His a...


British Ambassador To U.S. Resigns After Trump Ignores Him

In response to Darroch's resignation Wednesday, Guardian columnist Owen Jones tweeted: "We're on course to become the 51st state of Donald Trump's U.S.,...


Man Kills 17-Year-Old Boy for Listening to Rap Music

The boy died at the hospital from his injuries shortly afterward. If my music makes you feel unsafe, then walk the fuck away. The attorney for a white man c...


Brexit Party backing Wetherspoon boss says Boris Johnson will be 'useful' PM

Tory leadership favourite Mr Johnson has repeatedly hinted that he may be willing to take the step if he can not secure a new deal with the European Union , in...


U.S. urges Turkey to halt drilling operations off Cyprus coast

The Turkish Fatih ship started drilling last month 42 miles (67 kilometers) off Cyprus' west coast. Turkey and Cyprus are at loggerheads over offshore gas r...


Ryanair sees risk to 2020 growth if 737 MAX grounded beyond November

The Boeing 737 Max planes have been grounded since mid-March after two fatal crashes that claimed a total of 346 lives. June was the third month running that ...


Trump's effort to put drug prices in ads now in limbo

The rule had been slated to take effect today, July 9. The statement added the ruling sides with big pharma and the leaves "patients and families as the rea...


Manhattan judge denies DOJ's bid to swap census case lawyers

This happens one day after Hazel's fellow Barack Obama-appointed federal judge, Jesse Furman , chose to deny DOJ attorneys' motion to withdraw from the Censu...


United Kingdom seizure of Iranian tanker not to be left unanswered: senior cmdr

I am openly saying that Britain should be scared of Iran's retaliatory measures over the illegal seizure of the Iranian oil tanker. A report about Egypt det...


`We have nothing to hide`, Iran envoy replies to Trump allegation

It has set an early September deadline until it pushes limits further. The US has accused Iran of involvement in the bombing of oil tankers in the Gulf and says...


German Leader Angela Merkel Seen Shaking for 3rd Time in a Month

At a press conference following talks with Finland's prime minister, Merkel told reporters that she was doing fine after the incident. "My comments on this ar...


ICE, FBI reportedly scan driver's license photos for facial recognition searches

In New York state, however, a new law that allows the immigrants to apply for driver's licenses has safeguards against such searches. "They have to go through u...


Trump calls British ambassador to US 'a very stupid guy'

The journalist who reported the leak, Isabel Oakeshott, is a strong Brexit backer and an ally of Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage, who also is Britain's leadi...


Sanders ‘Not a Big Fan’ of Steyer Entering 2020 Race

His announcement comes nearly six months after he traveled to Iowa to declare that he would focus exclusively on impeachment efforts against Trump, instead of l...


Houthis Launch Strike on The Saudi Abha Airport

Yemen has been beset by violence and chaos since 2014, when Houthi rebels overran much of the country, including the capital, Sanaa. "We are part of the coaliti...


Ross Perot, American 2-Time Presidential Hopeful, Dead at 89

He was sadly diagnosed with leukemia back in February of this year (2019). The Texas businessman was born in Texarkana in 1930 and graduated from Texas High S...


Trump says United Kingdom ambassador 'a very stupid guy'

Interested in Donald Trump? "It was clearly somebody who set out deliberately to sabotage Sir Kim's ambassadorship, to make his position untenable and to ha...


Does Amy McGrath have a chance against McConnell?

But it's not going unnoticed by Jones, the Kentucky Sports Radio and "Hey Kentucky" host who is among the higher profile potential Democratic candidates. As...