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US slaps new sanctions on Venezuela

The United States imposed new sanctions on crisis-hit Venezuela on Wednesday, targeting members of a controversial, all-powerful, loyalist assembly installed last week to bolster what Washington calls the "dictatorship" of President Nicolas Maduro. The measures were aimed at six members of the so-called Constituent Assembly -- among them the brother of late president Hugo Chavez -- as well as a … [Read more...]

2017 Dodge Challenger T/A 392 Automatic

Not so racy, but unabashedly cool. … [Read more...]

Atlanta gym owner defends 'no cops' rule after death threats

A gym owner in Atlanta who banned police officers and military members defended his policy on Wednesday after receiving scores of death threats prompted by the rule posted on his business's door. … [Read more...]

Store Owner and Son Take On Armed Robbers Who Attempted to Hold Up Shop

The armed pair encountered a business owner and son who were ready to fight back. … [Read more...]

Hot words after New Orleans flood, pump problems revealed

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As volunteers hauled soggy insulation out of a flooded store that belongs to a prominent New Orleans social club Wednesday, the group's president said city pumping problems implicated in weekend flooding were unacceptable. … [Read more...]

Trump endorsement puts new spin on fierce Alabama Senate race

As voters head to the polls next week, Luther Strange is fighting to be one of the top two vote-getters in the GOP primary and ensure he advances to the runoff. … [Read more...]

Paul Manafort's Home Was Raided by FBI Agents. Here's What That Could Mean

Investigators for special counsel Robert Mueller carried out an early-morning search on the home of Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. … [Read more...]

Florida man discovers huge snake has been living in his attic for years

Out of all the stuff that can go wrong in Florida, finding out that a snake has been hiding out in your attic is probably low on the list. Bob van der Herchen recently had the pleasure of discovering a 6-foot boa constrictor living in the attic of his home in Englewood, Florida, rent free. According to WFLA, van der Herchen's son and wife often complained about noise coming from the attic, … [Read more...]

Details of Manafort Raid Raise New Questions

Joyce Vance, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about what an be inferred from the details and the timing of the FBI raid on the home of former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. … [Read more...]

Jill Dillard Ends Mission Trip

Jill and Derick Dillard are not going back to Central America for their mission trip. … [Read more...]

Let’s All Tell Indian Motorcycle What to Do

Let’s All Tell Indian Motorcycle What to Do Iconic name has grown considerably under Polaris’ guidance, but is it doing enough? Not too long ago we here at RideApart got it into our heads that it would be a clever idea to sit down and tell Harley-Davidson … [Read more...]

Kenya awaits vote results amid violence, hacking allegations

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police opened fire Wednesday to disperse rioters in several areas after presidential challenger Raila Odinga alleged election fraud, saying hackers used the identity of a murdered official to infiltrate the database of the election commission and manipulate results in favor of President Uhuru Kenyatta. At least three people were killed. … [Read more...]

Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bomb survivors write messages to future generations

As escalating tensions between North Korea and the US under Donald Trump prompt fears of a nuclear war, survivors of the only two nuclear attacks to have taken place have issued a warning about the threat posed by atomic weapons. Survivors of the US attacks on Japanese cities of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 gave their recollection of the deadly bombings and their thoughts, 72 years … [Read more...]

Trump hits back at McConnell for 'excessive expectations' complaint

Comments by a Trump aide and Fox News host Sean Hannity, a Trump ally, highlight tensions between the White House and the Senate as it takes a four-week recess. … [Read more...]

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How Princess Diana kept her promise to Bosnian land mine victim

Twenty years ago this month Princess Diana died in a car accident in central Paris.  Just weeks before her death Diana travelled to Bosnia to meet landmine victims.  The Suljkanovic family, as this unseen video shows, was surprised by a sudden royal visit to their modest home in the small village of Dobrnja near Tuzla, Bosnia.  No one told them that Diana, Princess of Wales, would be coming to … [Read more...]

Trump administration considers privatising war in Afghanistan

Donald Trump’s administration is said to be considering radically changing the way it conducts war in Afghanistan, and may move away from the US military running the show in favour of laying that responsibility on private contractors. The unprecedented proposal would put 5,500 private contractors in charge of advising the Afghan military in the 16-year-old war that Mr Trump has inherited from his … [Read more...]

Delta Jet Blows Two Tires on Takeoff

No one was hurt. … [Read more...]