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'Bloodiest 24 hours' of Philippines drugs war, as 32 shot dead by Duterte's police

Aug 16, 2017 |
Thirty two suspected drug dealers were killed in police shootouts in the Philippines on Tuesday night, during the bloodiest 24 hours so far of a state war on drugs that has killed over 7,000 people in ... Read more

Could Trump's Comments Lead To a GOP Presidential Primary?

Aug 16, 2017 |
Trump's media availability drew intense criticism from the right. Former GOP Rep. David Jolly says today may be the start of a primary movement to replace Trump. He joins O'Donnell and ... Read more

Trump appears to accidentally share Twitter dis

Aug 16, 2017 |
The Twitter user who called President Trump a fascist and frequently shares anti-Trump sentiment, joked Tuesday that the president “agrees with him.” ... Read more

Nigeria suicide bombers kill 28, wound 82

Aug 16, 2017 |
Three women suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance to a camp for displaced people in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, killing 28 people and wounding 82, local sources said. The attack -- the ... Read more

Meet the Raging Grannies, Portland's not-so-secret warriors for civility

Aug 16, 2017 |
One of the most beloved social activist groups in this Pacific Northwest city, they are the Raging Grannies. “Grannying is the least understood and most powerful weapon we have,” says Granny Rose de ... Read more

Solar eclipses as lessons in lifting shadows of hate

Aug 16, 2017 |
During a total solar eclipse in 1988, a remote tribe in the Philippines called the Tboli did what it had done for centuries during previous eclipses. This story about the human senses misreading a ... Read more

Man arrested in plot to bomb Oklahoma bank building

Aug 16, 2017 |
The Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested Jerry Drake Varnell, 23, of Sayre, Oklahoma, on Saturday. According to a complaint, Varnell had initially planned to bomb the U.S. Federal Reserve in ... Read more

Sanctions haven’t stopped North Korea yet. But could latest ones help?

Aug 16, 2017 |
As it considers how to stop North Korea’s nuclear program, the Trump administration confronts an uncomfortable truth: The more sanctions the West has piled on the regime, the more progress it has made ... Read more

Moral leadership in the wake of Charlottesville

Aug 16, 2017 |
President Trump finally denounced white supremacism on Monday, uttering a detailed if belated message that both Democrats and Republicans said was urgently needed from America’s leader, given the ... Read more

Why the US demands China innovate, not steal

Aug 16, 2017 |
The US complained that China prefers to take the technology and intellectual property of foreign companies rather than rely mainly on its own ingenuity to build a more competitive economy. The ... Read more

In call to cancel debt, Cambodia asks: When war is over, who cleans up the mess?

Aug 16, 2017 |
On Aug. 15, 1973, a flurry of American planes flew at least 225 military missions over Cambodia. The Vietnam War was right next door, and the United States aimed to stop the North Vietnamese from ... Read more

As neo-Nazis grow bolder, the 'antifa' has emerged to fight them

Aug 16, 2017 |
Deadly violence outside a rally in Virginia this past weekend has raised concerns about white supremacists, but also about their far-left opponents, the antifa. ... Read more

Upcoming Total Eclipse Will Hit All of the U.S.

Aug 16, 2017 |
Next week's total eclipse, when the moon completely covers the sun, will be at least partially visible everywhere in the United States, but only last two minutes and 38 seconds. ... Read more

Protesters topple Confederate statue in North Carolina

Aug 16, 2017 |
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Protesters in North Carolina toppled a nearly century-old statue of a Confederate soldier Monday at a rally against racism. ... Read more

Mexico Raid Uncovers Thousands of Gallons of Tainted Alcohol

Aug 15, 2017 |
Authorities have seized 10,000 gallons of tainted alcohol after raiding more than 30 hotels and night clubs in popular tourist spots in Cancun and Playa Del Carmen. ... Read more

Drunken American beaten up after giving Nazi salute in Germany

Aug 15, 2017 |
A drunken American tourist was beaten up after giving a Nazi salute in Dresden, local police say. The 41-year-old man, who was lightly injured in the attack, was being investigated for using symbols ... Read more

A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now

Aug 15, 2017 |
HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — North Korea has announced a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. bombers. If ... Read more

How a colorful Iowa newspaperman is taking on big interests

Aug 15, 2017 |
Art Cullen is not afraid of horsewhipping, but he allows that some folks really don’t like what he writes in his newspaper. Mr. Cullen, too, has a penchant for telling it like he sees it. In the ... Read more

Trump declares ‘racism is evil’ and denounces neo-Nazis, KKK

Aug 15, 2017 |
After coming under fire for not naming the hate groups involved in violent protests in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend, President Trump delivered a statement from the White House on Monday ... Read more

New Video Shows Violent Arrest in Euclid, Ohio, Of Officer Beating A Young Man

Aug 15, 2017 |
The officer is currently on paid administrative leave, and the young man is out on bond and charged with resisting arrest and driving under suspension. ... Read more