Donald Trump-Joe Biden Feud Sparks Savage Meme Ridiculing The Pair

It was only a matter of time before the simmering feud between President … [Read more...]

Global carbon emissions hit record high in 2017

By Nina Chestney LONDON (Reuters) - Global energy-related carbon emissions rose to a historic high of 32.5 gigatons last year, after three years of being flat, due to higher energy demand and the slowing of energy efficiency improvements, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said. Global energy demand rose by 2.1 percent last year to 14,050 million tonnes of oil equivalent, more than twice the … [Read more...]

Porsche Shows On Video Its 5 Quickest-Accelerating Cars

That awkward moment when the mighty Carrera GT is the slowest... … [Read more...]

Trump Tweets Strange Warning Of 'Coming Arms Race,' Suggests Russia Can Help

President Donald Trump on Wednesday tweeted a bizarre and ominous defense of … [Read more...]

Andrew McCabe Oversaw Criminal Investigation Of Jeff Sessions

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe authorized an investigation into … [Read more...]

Correction: Abortion-Mississippi story

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — In a story March 19 about abortion legislation, The Associated Press erroneously identified the name of a group involved in legal action opposing the law. It is the Center for Reproductive Rights, not the Center of Reproductive Rights. … [Read more...]

2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport Puts a V-8 under the Hood

New model debuts a Cadillac-exclusive twin-turbo 4.2-liter V-8. … [Read more...]

Newman concedes in Democratic Illinois congressional primary

By Andy Sullivan CHICAGO (Reuters) - Democratic Representative Dan Lipinski held off a stiff challenge from businesswoman Marie Newman to win a nationally watched congressional primary in Illinois that pitted a long-serving centrist incumbent against the party's liberal wing. Newman conceded on Wednesday morning, more than 12 hours after polls closed. With 97 percent of precincts reporting, … [Read more...]

44 African nations sign pact establishing free trade area: AU

Forty-four African countries have signed an agreement establishing a free trade area seen as vital to the continent's economic development, the head of the African Union said Wednesday. "The agreement establishing the CFTA (African Continental Free Trade Area) was signed by 44 countries," said Moussa Faki Mahamat, chairperson of the AU commission. The creation of a free trade area -- billed as … [Read more...]

Austin bombings: Police respond to sixth reported explosion in Texas amid spate of blasts

Police in Austin are responding to another reported explosion - the sixth in a spate of bombings that have left two dead and four others seriously wounded. The explosion marked the latest in a string of blasts in the Austin area since 2 March. The development came as the chairman of the US House Homeland Security committee said federal authorities had informed him that investigators have … [Read more...]

Ben Carson Said Trans People In Homeless Shelters Make Others 'Not Comfortable'

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spoke Tuesday about … [Read more...]

Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz’s guardian details troubling ‘warning signs’ in months before massacre

A woman who took care of alleged Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz after his mother died, has said she warned police multiple times about “warning signs” in his behaviour, including one instance where he put a gun to his family members’ heads. Rocxanne Deschamps was close friends with Lynda Cruz, the adoptive mother of both Mr Cruz and his brother, Zachary. At a press conference on Tuesday, … [Read more...]

US sends warning shot with California immigration lawsuit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration's lawsuit challenging California's efforts to protect immigrants who are in the country illegally served as the latest warning shot at communities nationwide with so-called sanctuary policies. … [Read more...]

Boy, 14, Accused of Posing as Sheriff's Deputy in SUV With Emergency Lights

The boy allegedly had ona San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department uniform with a gun in a holster. … [Read more...]

17-year-old girl killed in accidental shooting at Alabama high school

One student is dead and a second was critically injured in the shooting at dismissal time at a high school in Alabama's largest city. … [Read more...]

US drone targeting Pakistani Taliban kills 21 in Afghanistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) — Two missiles fired from a U.S. drone hit a militant facility in neighboring Afghanistan, killing 21 insurgents, including the son of the head of the Pakistani Taliban, two Pakistani intelligence officials and local Taliban commanders said Thursday. … [Read more...]

U.S. destroyer McCain collision which killed 10 sailors caused by 'sudden turn': Singapore

A U.S. guided missile destroyer's deadly collision with an oil tanker near Singapore in 2017 was caused by "a sudden turn" made by the warship that put it in the path of the commercial vessel, said a report by the Singapore government on Thursday. The collision on Aug. 21, which killed 10 sailors and was one of a handful of incidents in the Asia Pacific region involving U.S. Navy warships, raised … [Read more...]

'Booth babes' on verge of extinction at Geneva Motor Show

Long synonymous with scantily-clad women draped over pricy vehicles, this year's Geneva Motor Show is almost void of "booth babes", as automakers strive to polish their images following the #MeToo movement. Carmakers have for several years been scaling back the use of skin-flashing models to draw in an overwhelmingly male audience at events like the one in Geneva. "I'm very glad because we are … [Read more...]