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|James Clapper: Brennan’s anti-Trump rhetoric is ‘an issue in and of itself’
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday that former CIA Director John Brennan’s rhetoric has become “an issue in and of itself.”
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 1:51 PM
|Boyfriend Of Missing Phoenix Teen Kiera Bergman Arrested
The on-again, off-again boyfriend of Kiera Bergman, a missing Arizona
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 1:10 PM
|Yahoo News explains: What's the other cause impacting global warming?
The authors of the study predict a 58 percent chance that the next few years will be “anomalously warm,” with a 69 percent chance that earth’s oceans will be too. The study found that that warming trend is not just the result of a steady increase in human-made climate change driven by emissions of greenhouse gases. The study used data from 10 climate-change models and found that natural variabilities were the cause of a global warming “hiatus” in the early 2000s.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 11:13 AM
|Pope condemns 'atrocities' of US clerical child abuse
Pope Francis condemned Monday the "atrocities" revealed by a far-reaching US report into clerical child sex abuse in the state of Pennsylvania issued last week. "In recent days, a report was made public which detailed the experiences of at least a thousand survivors... the abuse of power and of conscience at the hands of priests," the pope said in a letter made public by the Vatican. A devastating US grand jury report published last week decried a systematic cover-up by the Catholic Church.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 7:54 AM
|Families Separated Since Korean War Reunite In North Korea
Families divided during the Korean War tearfully reunited for the first time
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 7:44 AM
|Beautiful shots of diver swimming near sunken ships emerge
A series of beautiful shots of divers swimming near sunken ships have emerged. Alex Voyer, 39, was sailing around the Caribbean on a 60-foot boat when he stopped for a dive. The images show amazing shipwrecks as free divers explore the seabed. Alex, a photographer and free diver, said: “With my girlfriend, Marianne Aventurier, we are sailing all summer around the Caribbean to learn more about sailing.” (Caters News)
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 11:29 AM
|Los Angeles authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities said Monday that they are looking into sexual assault allegations by a young actor against Italian actress Asia Argento — one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 10:48 PM
|Turkey detains two men over shooting at U.S. embassy in Ankara
Nobody was hurt in the attack, which President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman condemned as an attempt "to create chaos". The Turkish Foreign Ministry said it had increased security for the embassy and other U.S. missions and employees in Turkey. The assailants fired six bullets at an embassy security gate from a passing white vehicle around 0530 a.m. local time (0230 GMT), three bullets hitting an iron door and a window, the Ankara governor's office said.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 12:46 PM
|California: man driving wife to hospital to give birth arrested by Ice agents
The surveillance footage showed the agents handcuffing Arrona and taking him away, leaving a sobbing Venegas alone. A woman from California said she had to drive herself to the hospital to give birth alone, after her husband was arrested by agents of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or Ice. María del Carmen Venegas told a Spanish-language TV station, KMEX-TV, that she and her husband, Joel Arrona–Lara, 36, were driving to the hospital for a planned C–section on Wednesday when they stopped for gas in San Bernardino, just east of Los Angeles.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 7:12 AM
|'National Disgrace!': Trump escalates attack on Mueller as jury mulls Manafort's fate
President Trump on Monday escalated his attack on Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, labeling the special counsel “disgraced and discredited” and Mueller's investigators a “National Disgrace.”
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 8:53 AM