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2019-08-25, 14:14

Special prosecutor named to look into Jussie Smollett case CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge has named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smoll...
2019-08-25, 13:52

Georgia attorney killed man after golf ball hit Mercedes, DA says ATLANTA (NBC News) – An Atlanta attorney has been charged by a grand jury with murder after he allegedly drove into a man who he believed had th...
2019-08-25, 13:52

Ex University of Arizona employee files $10M claim vs school TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona health-care executive has filed a $10 million notice of claim against the school over his firing. ...
2019-08-25, 13:52

Crowd control: street photographer Shane Taylor’s images of London A hit on Instagram, Taylor’s quest for finding connections in crowds helped him overcome social anxietyThey could be snapshots of an earlier time. In ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Stewart Lee book extract: ‘My work became increasingly angry, bitter and incoherent’ Ahead of an annotated collection of his Observer columns, extracted below, Stewart Lee reflects on how political turmoil has affected his writing over...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Is a global recession coming? Here are seven warning signs The US-China trade war, jitters in Germany and Brexit uncertainty point to a slumpThe global economy is heading into recession. At least that is the f...
2019-08-25, 13:26

David Wallace-Wells: ‘There are many cases of climate hypocrisy’ The journalist and author on the climate crisis and how the US and China will be key to averting disasterDavid Wallace-Wells is the deputy editor of N...
2019-08-25, 13:26

David Koch obituary US businessman, free marketeer and rightwing activistDavid Koch, who has died aged 79, was ranked as the eleventh richest person in the world. Alongsi...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Italy's parties scramble to form government by Tuesday deadline Choice of PM proves main obstacle as PD and M5S try to head off far-right coalitionThe name of the next Italian prime minister is the main hurdle in t...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Barcelona police spare bathers' blushes with clothing 'robbery kits' Initiative particularly welcome among those who have clothes stolen on city’s nudist beachesPolice in Barcelona have handed out more than 100 emergenc...
2019-08-25, 13:26

British citizens born in US risk having UK bank accounts frozen Britons who left US as children being chased by their banks for a US tax ID they do not haveTens of thousands of British citizens born in the US but w...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Nearly 900,000 asylum seekers living in limbo in EU, figures show Backlog of claims persists despite number of arrivals almost halving in two yearsClose to 900,000 asylum seekers in the EU are waiting to have their c...
2019-08-25, 13:26

White House insists Trump not having second thoughts on China trade war Asked he is rethinking tariffs, president says: ‘Sure. Why not?’Press secretary: Trump regrets not raising tariffs higherDonald Trump admitted on Sund...
2019-08-25, 13:26

‘My daughter was raised during the siege of Aleppo. I had to make a film for her’ For Sama, a new documentary from award-winning Syrian journalist Waad al-Kateab, has won global acclaim. She talks about filming and family life on th...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Berlin Philharmonic enters new era with Kirill Petrenko as its shy figurehead Simon Rattle’s successor takes over – and shows why he was orchestra’s choice of conductorThe Berlin Philharmonic, considered by many to be the world’...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Sauce and sensuality: TV drama adds extra mischief to Austen As the author’s final work, Sanditon, starts on television, the acclaimed screenwriter Andrew Davies talks about ‘the joy of Jane’He’s the king of the...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Homophobic? Maybe. But at least Midnight Cowboy showed me gay men on screen | Ryan Gilbey The film is 50, and the debate is on about its motives. But growing up, I hankered after images of other gay men, however they were treatedMidnight Co...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Sergio Agüero double helps Manchester City put Bournemouth to the sword There were periods when this was actually awkward. Manchester City even looked flustered at times, stretched defensively by Bournemouth’s urgency and ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits unbeaten 135 as home side level the series at 1-1Ben Stokes steered England to a sensational Ashe...
2019-08-25, 13:26

US Open bow will test Coco Gauff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but demands of the modern game require careful handlingA few weeks after Co...
2019-08-25, 13:26

No deal will mean so many compromises for Britain: Trump will make sure of that Concessions on food standards, data protection, taxes on tech giants … EU membership was never like thisBritain’s abject weakness as a trading nation ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Boris Johnson will have us laughing all the way to the food bank | Will Self The dialectical relation between politics and comedy is taking us somewhere deeply unfunnyHello, I’ll be standing in for David Mitchell this week, and...
2019-08-25, 13:26

'Sorry, but I am too busy to talk to you right now': this is our modern life reality | Bob Brody It has nothing to do with you, my being too busy. It’s me. I’m too busy for work-life balance“On an average day, nearly everyone age 15 and over (96%)...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Trump seems to think he's an emperor – but we are not entertained | Lloyd Green Commodus was mad and, at least the way Russell Crowe told it, it took a gladiator to bring him down. America has the pollsHail the imperial cult: anci...
2019-08-25, 13:26

The US is separating families. There's overwhelming evidence that's bad for kids Both children and parents face increased mental health risks when they are separated in the immigration processRecent immigration raids in Mississippi...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Edna O’Brien: ‘I want to go out as someone who spoke the truth’ The veteran Irish writer talks about God, football and scandal – and her searing new novel, about a Nigerian girl abducted by Boko HaramIn May 2017, I...
2019-08-25, 13:26

‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Coming to Netflix in October Actor to reprise his role as Jesse Pinkman in a sequel nearly six years after show’s finale Netflix has announced that it will release a Breaking Bad ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

'Damage has been done': Newark water crisis echoes Flint The New Jersey city’s lead contamination crisis has been more than three years in the making – and residents feel officials have been slow to actOn a ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Something rotten? Trump's state over Denmark at heart of a madcap week As the president rants about buying Greenland and battling China, some say the TV presidency has finally jumped the shark“I am but mad north-north-wes...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Americans' love of hiking has driven elk to the brink, scientists say Trail use near Vail, Colorado, has more than doubled since 2009. It’s had a devastating impact on a herd of elkBiologists used to count over 1,000 hea...
2019-08-25, 13:26

The fall of Prague: ‘Drunk tourists are acting like they’ve conquered our city’ As the Czech Republic capital launches a crackdown, the Observer joins one of the organised pub crawls that are blighting residents’ livesEugen Kukla ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Hong Kong protests: police us water cannon on demonstrators Hundreds of thousands had braved rain to stage peaceful march in triad-linked districtPolice have fired teargas at protesters after tens of thousands ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Ex-minister: Bolsonaro ‘most detested’ leader as he neglects the Amazon Rubens Ricupero warns the far-right leader is wreaking havoc on Brazil’s environment and its global standingJair Bolsonaro’s neglect of the Amazon has...
2019-08-25, 13:26

US companies tell Apple and Amazon to put planet before profits Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, Danone and others take out full-page ad in New York Times addressed to business leadersThe bosses of some of the world’s big...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Boris Johnson: no deal would mean UK did not owe Brexit divorce bill PM says keeping £39bn is not threat but ‘reality’ before meeting with Donald TuskBoris Johnson has said the £39bn Brexit divorce bill would not “stric...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Landmark US case to expose rampant racial bias behind the death penalty Top capital lawyers head to North Carolina as judges consider the cases of four inmates who faced ‘bleached’ juriesThe dark secret of America’s death ...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Massive pumice 'raft' spotted in the Pacific could help replenish Great Barrier Reef The 150 sq km field of floating rock was created by an underwater volcanic eruption near TongaA giant raft of pumice, which was spotted in the Pacific...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Lisa Bloom: lawyer in Epstein case speaks of suffering sexual abuse Bloom, representing two alleged victims of financier, says being a survivor ‘has enabled me to have a lot of compassion’Lisa Bloom, the powerhouse law...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Prince Andrew took flight on Epstein private jet with Russian model In 1999, prince and Anna Malova were among nine people on previously undisclosed flight from the US Virgin Islands to FloridaPrince Andrew took a prev...
2019-08-25, 13:26

'We all know he's unfit': Joe Walsh to challenge Trump in Republican primary Former Tea Party congressman is vocal conservative criticOpinion: Trump seems to think he’s an emperorJoe Walsh, a talk radio host and former congress...
2019-08-25, 13:26

G7 summit: Iran foreign minister makes surprise Biarritz appearance Visit comes during summit at which policy on Iran has been one of most contentious issuesIran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has made a sur...
2019-08-25, 13:26

Ex-U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh to challenge Donald Trump in primary Joe Walsh, a former U.S. representative from Illinois, announced Sunday he is the second challenger to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomin...
2019-08-25, 11:52

8-year-old shot dead near St. Louis high school An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis,...
2019-08-25, 08:13

US seizes 52,000 illegally imported gun parts Federal officials say they've seized more than 52,000 firearms parts that arrived illegally from China at California's Los Angeles and Long Beach port...
2019-08-25, 08:13

Air Force base to add days off after recent suicides On Friday, most of the service members of the Air Force's 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force base in South Carolina will get a needed extra day off....
2019-08-25, 08:13

Child rapist gets 50-year sentence; woman and children had walked in on attack A Portland, Ore., man will spend the next half-century behind bars following his sentencing Friday in the decade-long sexual abuse of a young girl, ac...
2019-08-25, 06:39

LA sheriff's deputy 'completely fabricated' sniper story, has been fired, authorities say A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy who reported being shot by a sniper Wednesday, launching a manhunt for the shooter, “completely fabri...
2019-08-25, 06:39

Trump Aides Slam French for Focusing on ‘Niche Issues’ at G7 The orchestrated message underscored the deep rift between President Trump and his counterparts. But Mr. Trump, who tweeted about New York subways, wa...
2019-08-25, 06:39

The Education of Elizabeth Warren The former law professor’s path to presidential contender began in Texas bankruptcy courts, where she witnessed desperate families, similar to her own...
2019-08-25, 06:39

UA b-ball greats enjoy game at “East Coast Subs” alongside dreamer fans TUCSON – The Lute Olson Fantasy Basketball Camp allows die-hard fans to get “up close & personal” with some of the best Arizona hoop...
2019-08-25, 05:52

Trump on US-China trade war: 'I could declare a national emergency' Clouding the G-7 gathering, which represents the world's major industrial economies, are the tit-for-tat tariffs between Washington and Beijing....
2019-08-25, 05:00

Air Force base in South Carolina to add days off after recent suicides On Friday, most of the service members of the Air Force's 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force base in South Carolina will get a needed extra day off....
2019-08-25, 04:39

Lightning strike at PGA tournament injures 6 At least five people were injured after lightning struck a tree at the Tour Championship golf tournament in Atlanta, police and the organizers said on...
2019-08-25, 04:39

What it's like going back to school after deadly summer At the end of a recent meeting, middle school teacher Cassie Lopez and her colleagues were handed a large bucket, kitty litter and a pop-up shower cur...
2019-08-25, 04:39

Work on more border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico SANTA TERESA, N.M. (AP) — Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through a nationa...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Arizona law means local minimum wage hikes may bear a cost PHOENIX (AP) — A state law taking effect Tuesday could make Arizona municipalities and counties reimburse the state for new costs resulting from a loc...
2019-08-25, 01:26

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 ...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Having a dog can help you have a healthy heart, study finds A new study links owning a dog to better heart health, finding that participants with pets had healthier diets, blood sugar levels and were more physi...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent treatment for tumor on pancreas, Supreme Court says Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently underwent a fresh round of treatment for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas, the high cour...
2019-08-25, 01:26

North Korea launches two short-range ballistic missiles North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles, two U.S. officials confirmed to NBC News. The launches were about 15 minutes apart and were t...
2019-08-25, 01:26

TPD evacuate businesses for possible explosive device TUCSON — Tucson Police officers discovered a possible explosive while performing a traffic stop in a supermarket parking lot on the city’s...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Pedestrian killed after Friday night crash in Pima County PIMA CO. — A man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle Friday night in Pima county. County officials say deputies responded to a report of a cra...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Tucson police: Homemade explosive device found in vehicle TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson police say an officer spotted a homemade explosive device in a vehicle during a traffic stop in a supermarket parking lot ...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Lawsuit challenges development project near San Pedro River TUICSON, Ariz. (AP) — Another lawsuit has been filed challenging a planned new 28,000-home development that critics say threatens to dry up the San Pe...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch by high-level psychologist Jeffrey Epstein, the multimillionaire financier who died by suicide while in federal jail on sex-trafficking charges, had been taken off suicide watch...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Weekend forecast: Drying trend resumes Sunday across Southern Arizona TUCSON – It appears to be another dry weekend for most of the Tucson metro. Expect a 20% chance of isolated storms this evening in Tucson. Howe...
2019-08-25, 01:26

One last preview of UA vs. Hawaii football game HONOLULU –  The U of A football team kicks off the 2019 season at 7:30 p.m. against Hawaii.  Here’s more from our Saturday early newscast:...
2019-08-25, 01:26

UA Volleyball “Red-Blue” game a success at McKale Center TUCSON – The nationally ranked Arizona Wildcat volleyball team dazzled hundreds of fans at McKale Center in a fun, successful, intrasquad scrimm...
2019-08-25, 01:26

“Dream Shot” by Lute Olson Fantasy dream camper makes more UA memories TUCSON – The 2019 Lute Olson Adult Fantasy Basketball camp is in full swing.  It’s a chance for die-hard-fans to get “up, close & pe...
2019-08-25, 01:26

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in case that put 'Stand Your Ground' in spotlight In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stand Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaug...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Shaw Air Force Base will pause operations after rise in suicides Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina is planning a tactical stand-down over three days in August and September to help those at the base "recharge" f...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Six-month-old girl in critical condition after father brings her across border illegally, officials say A six-month-old girl is in critical condition at a Texas hospital after U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents apprehended her, her father an...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Minnesota police investigating alleged sexual assault against GOP volunteer at state fair Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault against a woman who got into a political disagreement while volunteering at the Minnesota State Fai...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Green Beret accused of killing suspected Taliban bomb maker facing 'agonizing' wait for trial, wife says The family of a decorated former Green Beret who is charged with killing a suspected Taliban bomb maker  in 2010 is facing another roadblock in the mi...
2019-08-25, 00:39

NYC women plead guilty to plotting terrorist bombing Two New York women pleaded guilty on Friday to charges they studied how to make bombs for a terrorist attack on U.S. soil., federal prosecutors said....
2019-08-25, 00:39

Rohingya refugees shot dead by Bangladesh police during gunfight The two men had been accused of killing a ruling party official but activists say the shooting appeared to be stagedTwo Rohingya refugees were shot de...
2019-08-25, 00:39

North Korea's Kim Jong-un oversaw test of 'super large multiple rocket launcher' Regime says Saturday’s test launch was part of strategy to counter ‘mounting military threats and pressure offensive of hostile forces’The North Korea...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Netanyahu hails Israel strikes against Syria to foil Iran 'killer drone attack' Israeli prime minister says Iran has ‘no immunity anywhere’ after military says Tehran drone plot thwartedThe Israeli air force struck in Syria to pre...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time NFL shocker Quarterback, 29, says he is quitting NFL after mounting injuries Star ‘hurt’ by boos from Colts fans as he leaves field for last timeLuck made Pro Bow...
2019-08-25, 00:39

Man fatally crushed by Manhattan elevator to be laid to rest this weekend The Wisconsin family of the man fatally crushed last week by the elevator in his luxury Manhattan apartment building will mourn and bury him in his ­h...
2019-08-24, 23:26

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted on arriving at French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a clif...
2019-08-24, 23:26

Trump says he was just joking about being the ‘chosen one’ President Trump said Saturday that it’s a joke to suggest he has a Messiah complex — and any media reports saying he thinks otherwise are laugha...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Iranian oil tanker carrying $130M in oil changes course to Turkey An Iranian oil tanker bound for Greece has abruptly changed course and will instead make port in Turkey, according to the Associated Press. The ship A...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and ...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Thousands cheer high school football team’s return to wildfire-ravaged Paradise The running back was so nervous, he puked shortly after the team took the field. But senior Lukas Hartley could relax by the second possession of the ...
2019-08-24, 22:13

First US death possibly linked to vaping in Illinois: officials E-cigarettes could have claimed their first victim. A user in Illinois has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, following a ...
2019-08-24, 22:13

6 injured in San Diego prison riot SAN DIEGO — Authorities now say at least six inmates have been injured, two seriously, in a riot at a state prison in San Diego. Cal Fire San Diego Ca...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Explosion in Iraq near Shiite mosque kills 3, wounds dozens BAGHDAD — Iraqi security officials say a motorcycle rigged with explosives went off near a Shiite mosque south of the capital Baghdad, killing three p...
2019-08-24, 22:13

North Macedonia van crash kills migrant; 12 others injured SKOPJE, North Macedonia — North Macedonia police say a 20-year old migrant from Bangladesh was killed and 12 others injured when a van packed with mig...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Prince Andrew flew on Jeffrey Epstein’s jet with former Miss Russia: report Prince Andrew once flew on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet with a former Miss Russia, who ended up in a very public fight with drug addiction, a r...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Brazilian troops enlisted to fight unprecedented wildfires in Amazon rain forest Thousands of Brazilian troops entered the fight Saturday to battle the worst wildfires in the Amazon in years, even as European leaders huddled to dis...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Former Kirsten Gillibrand staffers want senator to quit presidential campaign It’s time for Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s sputtering presidential campaign to call it quits, a friend of hers and two former aides told The Post. “It wo...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Several injured by massive lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship Six spectators were struck by lightning at the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta Saturday. All were taken to a nearby hospital f...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Massive fire destroys Straight and Narrow rehab facility in New Jersey A massive fire decimated a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility in New Jersey Saturday morning — sending plumes of smoke into the air as it ...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Jeffrey Epstein’s talent-agent pal spotted scouting ‘fresh flesh’ in Brazil before Epstein arrest Three months before FBI agents arrested Jeffrey Epstein, his old pal and business partner Jean Luc Brunel was busy scouring Brazil for girls who could...
2019-08-24, 22:13

Trump’s ‘wacky’ desire to buy Greenland sends a ‘serious message’ to Russia, China President Trump, mocked for wanting to buy Greenland last week, could well have been eyeing an emerging battle with China and Russia over control of t...
2019-08-24, 22:13

2 women plead guilty in plot to commit terror attack in US Two New York women who plotted to build a bomb for a terrorist attack in the United States face 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to federal ch...
2019-08-24, 21:26

An 8-year-old girl was shot dead in St. Louis near a high school event An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis,...
2019-08-24, 21:26

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn't have eight legs, pincers and a veno...
2019-08-24, 21:26

The Police Photoshopped His Mug Shot for a Lineup. He’s Not the Only One. When witness descriptions made no mention of a suspect’s facial tattoos, the police airbrushed them away for an identification lineup. The practice go...
2019-08-24, 21:26

Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at Tour Championship Six spectators were injured when lightning struck a tree during the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Saturday, the PGA Tour said in ...
2019-08-24, 20:26

Photographic artist Peter Solness paints with light – in pictures Australian Peter Solness specialises in the photographic technique of light painting, not simply as a visual effect but as a way to reach more deeply ...
2019-08-24, 20:00

'Australia is a bigger cage': the ongoing trauma of Nauru's child refugees Even after finally being transferred to Australia, the scars remain for many young refugees“I don’t live in a tent any more. Now, I live in a house ma...
2019-08-24, 20:00

Macron: ‘All G7 powers must help Brazil fight raging Amazon fires’ French president talks up trade sanctions as world leaders convene and thousands of Brazilians march against BolsonaroEmmanuel Macron has asked for wo...
2019-08-24, 20:00

Aaron Burr, vice-president who killed Hamilton, had children of color Philadelphia ceremony honors John Pierre Burr, prominent member of black society now recognised as son of founding fatherJohn Pierre Burr, one of two ...
2019-08-24, 20:00

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington joins Marvel's The Eternals Actor to enter MCU franchise in superhero film due in 2020, which will also star Angelina Jolie The Game of Thrones star Kit Harington will join the M...
2019-08-24, 20:00

A man was training to get a gun permit. The instructor accidentally shot him, police say The instructor, a Riverside County Sheriff's Department trainer, accidentally shot a student attending the class to get a concealed weapons permi...
2019-08-24, 18:26

Barack Obama's playlist has a hot girl summer vibe with Lizzo, Beyonce and The Rolling Stones Barack Obama gave the internet a glimpse into his post-White House life Saturday when he took to Twitter to share his summer jams.    ...
2019-08-24, 18:26

Is coffee healthy or not? Here's how much you should drink — and how much is too much How much coffee should you drink? Depends on who you ask. As one expert put it: "If you like coffee and you want to drink it, it's probably safe....
2019-08-24, 18:26

Prince Andrew defends relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, says he never suspected alleged crimes "At no stage during the limited time I spent with him did I see, witness or suspect any behaviour of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and ...
2019-08-24, 18:26

New Zealand teen may have spread measles at California tourist sites A New Zealand teenager may have exposed people in Southern California to the measles virus earlier this month at popular tourist attractions such as D...
2019-08-24, 17:13

Car wreck kills Texas newlyweds shortly after ceremony Newlyweds died after a pickup truck hit their car while they were leaving the parking lot of the Justice of the Peace where they had just tied the kno...
2019-08-24, 17:13

Bona-fried success: why are Americans obsessed with Popeyes' new chicken sandwich? The chain’s latest offering has been selling out and earning hoards of fans. What inspired the fanaticism? Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich is a bona fid...
2019-08-24, 16:52

The Russian spy who posed as a Canadian for more than 20 years Elena Vavilova’s book offers rare insight into the Soviet deep-cover ‘illegals’ programme“A spy has to be an actor, but an actor that doesn’t need a p...
2019-08-24, 16:52

The Kochtopus: sprawling network keeps David Koch's legacy thriving The billionaire’s long reach and deep wallet reached the highest echelons of the right wing. His influence will long be feltIn September 2010, David a...
2019-08-24, 16:52

No-deal Brexit would shrink UK's global influence, say ex-ambassadors Former senior diplomats write to PM urging him to ‘signal a different approach’ at G7 summitLeaving the European Union without a deal would vastly shr...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Russia Today puts Japan on the map, where New Zealand should be New channel apologises to New Zealanders for map mix-up that also labelled Papua New Guinea as South KoreaRussian news channel RT has apologised for a...
2019-08-24, 16:52

No-deal Brexit: quarter of UK voters now stockpiling or delaying big purchases Hoarding tinned food, toilet paper and medicines, as well as changing travel plans, are among the precautionsA quarter of UK voters have started takin...
2019-08-24, 16:52

North Korea fires two suspected missiles after branding Pompeo a 'toxin' Launch comes day after regime called US secretary of state ‘impudent’ and questioned his ability in nuclear talksNorth Korea fired two suspected short...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked demonstrators angry over lamp posts equipped with CCTV Hong Kong riot police have fired rounds of teargas, rubber bullets, pe...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Trump’s bid to buy Greenland shows that the ‘scramble for the Arctic’ is truly upon us World powers are racing to exploit the vast untapped resources of the Arctic as global heating opens up a new frontierDonald Trump’s cack-handed attem...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Patient's death could be first in US linked to vaping, officials say Illinois case forms part of investigation into illnesses in teens or adults who had used e-cigarettesUS health officials are reporting what could be t...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Streaming: is the Brazilian film Araby the movie of the decade? A low-budget road movie that’s been wowing critics for two years finally makes its UK debut, thanks to MubiI was late getting to this week’s selected ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Sam Taylor-Johnson: ‘I’ve lost people very dear to me through addiction’ The film-maker on adapting James Frey’s controversial rehab memoir A Million Little Pieces, whether she’s still making art and the joy of chickensSinc...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Martin Amis novels – ranked! As literature’s oldest enfant terrible turns 70, John Self, who took his pen name from an Amis character, revisits the collected worksFrom the portent...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Taylor Swift: Lover review – a return to past glories (Republic)After the hard edges of 2017’s Reputation, Swift’s latest album revisits the catchy pop and romantic concerns that made her nameTaylor Swift...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 156-3• England captain unbeaten but Denly departs for 50We are still here. When England were 15 for two in their s...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Astana win Vuelta a España team time trial to put Miguel Ángel López in red • Disappointment for Jumbo-Visma as five riders fall• Deceuninck-QuickStep second, with Sunweb thirdColombia’s Miguel Ángel López led home the Astana ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Harvey Barnes scorcher earns points for Leicester at Sheffield United Six minutes after being sprung from the bench, Harvey Barnes lashed in a terrific winning goal here to leave two managers very happy. Chris Wilder was...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Eni Aluko: ‘We all have moments in life when our morals are called into question’ When the striker called out racism in football, it ended her international career. She explains why the fight was worth itEniola Aluko is one of only ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Crystal Palace stun Manchester United after Rashford penalty miss Ole Gunnar Solskjær said he was “lost for words” regarding the racial abuse directed at Marcus Rashford on Twitter after the Manchester United forward...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams put 15-year feud on line at US Open The nervous energy and sense of expectation around first-round showdown will light a flame under the championshipsIf Serena Williams really did say of...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Mohamed Salah turns on the style as lethal Liverpool see off Arsenal In the context of Arsenal’s lamentable record in this stadium this was actually an improved performance, whatever the scoreline might suggest. They we...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Is Simon Cowell's surprising new face a vision of our deepfake future? In the future, we might all embark on a side-slide not into younger, prettier people, but whole new personaeThe human face, that subsection of appenda...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Douglas Adams was right – knowledge without understanding is meaningless | John Naughton Using supercomputers to explain life, the universe and everything takes us into territory previously only laughed atFans of Douglas Adams’s Hitchhiker...
2019-08-24, 16:52

It’s 2019 – we need to talk about why most bras are still so terrible Women are walking around in bad bras because the focus is on sexiness not function – who cares if women are uncomfortable? Sign up for the Week in Pat...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Fox News is a dangerous state propaganda outlet. Sarah Sanders' job confirms that | Nathan Robinson What hope is there for the truth when the press and the state are one and the same?The only surprising thing about Sarah Sanders joining Fox News was ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Téa Obreht: ‘In America, we make progress, then revert in horrific ways' At 25, she won the Orange prize with her first novel, The Tiger’s Wife. In her long awaited follow-up, she tackles the history of the American westHow...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Silver, Sword and Stone review: much blood shed, little improvement Jefferson saw Latin America dominated by ‘priests and kings’. Marie Arana’s history is similarly dark – and that’s problematicWriting in 1811, during ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Rashida Tlaib on Trump v the Squad: 'He's scared of us' In her first in-depth interview since her Israel visit was cancelled, the congresswoman says Trump was attacking women of color for a reasonIn the day...
2019-08-24, 16:52

'Our dad is dead': the families left behind after police shootings This week, a police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner was fired. For most families of African American men killed by police, even partial c...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Three million caught in crossfire as Assad vows to capture every inch of Syria Offensive in Idlib threatens entire region as Turkey fears a new influx of refugeesOne family’s endless horror in SyriaSyrian government forces have m...
2019-08-24, 16:52

New Zealand teen with measles may have exposed Disneyland visitors Alert comes amid worst measles outbreak in the US in a quarter of a century, with more than 1,200 cases reported since October 2018A teenage girl from...
2019-08-24, 16:52

On the Irish border lanes of Fermanagh, the bad old days are returning A bomb, road blocks, forensic teams … in the village of Newtownbutler, people fear an escalation of violence as a no-deal Brexit loomsBoris Johnson vo...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Trump plans to open US consulate in Greenland despite row over offer to buy State details plan to Senate foreign relations committee President cancelled Denmark visit over notion of purchaseThe Trump administration is planning...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Nasa astronaut 'accessed ex-partner's bank account from space station' Case appears to be first allegation of a crime committed in low Earth orbitNasa is investigating a claim that an astronaut accessed the bank account o...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Boris Johnson seeks legal advice on five-week parliament closure ahead of Brexit Secret plan to block any delay in leaving EU is likely to anger European leaders at G7 summitBoris Johnson has asked the attorney general, Geoffrey Co...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Not the Messiah: Trump insists 'chosen one' China trade war remark was a joke President made initial claim about policies towards BeijingMany observers questioned president’s mental stateDonald Trump has twice insisted he was ju...
2019-08-24, 16:52

'Tip of the iceberg': what a Nazi salute video says about Orange county In the past year, several high schools in the California county have been engulfed in scandal over the racist behavior of some white studentsStudents ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Bolsonaro enjoys comedy club outing as Amazon fires rage on President watches right-wing comic as pre-recorded speech to nation on fighting fires airs While the Amazon burned and Brazilians demonstrated their o...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Prince Andrew denies seeing any suspicious Epstein behaviour Duke of York statement distances himself from sex offenderOpinion: Andrew is ‘appalled’ by Epstein. Let that be an end to itPrince Andrew has commente...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Macron hopes to convince G7 leaders to halt trade war and heal divisions French president lunches with Donald Trump before summitNot the Messiah: Trump insists ‘chosen one’ remark was a jokeFrench president Emmanuel Macron ...
2019-08-24, 16:52

Protesters and riot police clash in Hong Kong Clashes broke out between police and pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong on Saturday as tensions boiled over on the city's streets. (August 24)...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Magic mushrooms for better health? Psychedelic drugs are having a moment across US Proponents say psychedelics from magic mushrooms hold mental health benefits, but doctors remain cautious.        ...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Cocaine stash worth $1M found in banana shipments Authorities are investigating how cocaine worth more than $1 million ended up in banana shipments delivered to three stores in Washington state. Veuer...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal fees in Kim Davis gay marriage case Former Rowan County clerk Kim Davis was successfully sued in 2015 for refusing to follow the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.  ...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Trump, Macron speak in meeting ahead of G7 US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron had a private lunch before the start of the Group of Seven summit in Biarritz on Saturd...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Wanted: 60,000 drivers. What the shortages at US trucking companies means to you Bad press, high demand and a lack of skilled labor has led to a yearlong truck driver shortage, and it doesn't show signs of stopping.  ...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Free admission to National Parks this Sunday to celebrate 103 years of National Park Service National Park Service entrance is free for all on Aug. 25 during fee-free day at parks including Yosemite, Yellowstone, Zion and the Grand Canyon. &#...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Florida man guilty of manslaughter in test of 'stand your ground' law: reports A Florida man has been convicted of manslaughter for a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, local media reported on Saturday, in a ...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Measles-stricken New Zealand girl visited Disneyland, other California destinations A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month, po...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Summer on the Swollen Great Lakes The lakes rose this year to levels not seen in decades. A 1,234-mile drive around one of them revealed what all that water has left behind — vanishing...
2019-08-24, 14:00

Police Photoshopped His Mug Shot for a Lineup. He’s Not the Only One. When witness descriptions made no mention of a suspect’s facial tattoos, the police airbrushed them away for an identification lineup. The practice go...
2019-08-24, 14:00

Jury finds Fla. man guilty who used 'stand your ground' A jury has found a Florida man guilty of manslaughter after he initially used the state's "stand your ground' law as his defense for fatal shooting la...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Florida teacher placed on leave after telling students he'd 'be the best school shooter' A Florida high school teacher was placed on administrative leave after reportedly bragging to students on Aug 13 that he would make a great school sho...
2019-08-24, 12:52

NASA astronaut accused of stealing identity, accessing bank account of estranged wife while in space: report NASA astronaut Anne McClain is accused of committing the first crime in outer space after her estranged wife alleged she stole her identity and access...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Paradise HS preps for 1st football game since fire A high school in a Northern California town that was mostly destroyed by a wildfire is preparing to play its first football game since the blaze. (Aug...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of black man A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of mansl...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Favreau 'holding out hope' for Spider-Man's return to Marvel As director Jon Favreau is honored as a Disney legend at D23 convention, he discusses Spider-Man's split from Marvel Cinematic Universe. (Aug. 24...
2019-08-24, 12:00

'The Mandalorian' team tease 'gritty' 'Star Wars' spin off At D23, "The Mandalorian" creator Jon Favreau, actor Pedro Pascal and episode director Taika Waititi talk about what fans can expect from the TV serie...
2019-08-24, 12:00

An infant given up on a doorstep finds a loving home and becomes the 'Community Baby' A troubled mother brought the newborn to the doorstep of Talethia's home. She's been raising him with her family and the community's he...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Aguilera: Disney Legend honor is 'cooler than a Grammy' Christina Aguilera, Robert Downey Junior and the original voice of "Mulan," Ming-Na Wen, are named Disney Legends at D23 Expo. (Aug. 24)   ...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Today in History for August 24th Highlights of this day in history: Mount Vesuvius erupts, burying two Ancient Roman cities; Hurricane Andrew hits Florida; British troops burn Washin...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Florida 'stand your ground' shooter found guilty of manslaughter The Florida man who fatally shot Markeis McGlockton during a dispute over a handicapped parking spot was found guilty of manslaughter.   &#...
2019-08-24, 12:00

'I thought she was going to die': Parents separated from children after Mississippi ICE raids More than two weeks after massive ICE raids in Mississippi, multiple parents of young children remain in detention.       &#...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Mom, 6-year-old son found dead in Texas garage after Amber Alert A 6-year-old boy and his mother — who authorities said kidnapped the child — were found dead in a Texas parking garage, according to a report. The boy...
2019-08-24, 11:26

North Korea fires 2 suspected ballistic missiles after joint military drills end North Korea fired what observers said were two more ballistic missiles into the sea Saturday, a day after it vowed to remain America’s biggest threat ...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Hong Kong police fire tear gas in clash with protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas at demonstrators Saturday in a dramatic escalation of protests that have consumed the city for more than two months. T...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Rashida Tlaib: Trump is ‘scared’ of the squad Rep. Rashida Tlaib came out swinging Saturday, saying President Trump was afraid of her and other members of “the squad.” “It’s been...
2019-08-24, 11:26

NASA astronaut accused of stealing her estranged wife’s identity from space The first crime in space may be much less dramatic than the movies promised, but the intergalactic identity theft charge did involuntarily out the fir...
2019-08-24, 11:26

DOJ makes bid to get appeals court to reconsider Twitter-blocking ruling President Trump won’t give up his Twitter-blocking power without a fight. The Department of Justice has asked a federal appeals court to reconsider it...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Trump lunches with Emmanuel Macron before G-7 as trade tensions rise President Trump sat down for a hastily arranged lunch with French President Emmanuel Macron Saturday less than an hour after arriving in Biarritz, Fra...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Vandals carve their names into a rhino’s back at French zoo Vandals at a French zoo caused an uproar this week after scratching their names into the hide of an elderly rhinoceros, according to a report from Lon...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Catalina Mountains wildfire grows to 25 acres TUCSON – A lightning-sparked fire is burning 25 acres of buffelgrass in the Catalina Mountains Thursday night. According to officials, who initially r...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Florida woman arrested on animal abuse charges after incident outside of animal shelter (WESH)  A Florida woman was arrested Thursday after she was caught on camera shoving an emaciated dog into the trunk of a car outside of a Cocoa anima...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Dehydrated rescue prompts rescue at Finger Rock Canyon Trail TUCSON – A hiker is in the process of being rescued Friday afternoon after the individual reportedly became dehydrated about a mile into the Fin...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Doctors say Susie Torres is extremely luck she wasn’t harmed by the venomous spider (KSHB)  A Kansas City woman is taking extra precautions at bedtime after doctors made a shocking discovery when she complained of pain in her ear. Sus...
2019-08-24, 11:00

PCSD motorcade procession held in honor of fallen correction officer TUCSON – A law enforcement motorcade drove through town Friday afternoon in tribute to Brian Krumm, a corrections officer who was fatally injure...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Friday Football Fever Scores Friday Football Fever Friday Football Fever kicks off at 10 p.m. on News 4 Tucson. For more coverage, click the button below...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Vail School District: Student-led petition to get animal costumes banned leads to arrest TUCSON – A student has been arrested in connection to a serious threat at Andrada Polytechnic High School on Thursday. According to a spokespers...
2019-08-24, 11:00

4 Your Health: Owning a dog could help health The HPV vaccine could prevent nearly all of the cancers associated with the virus. According to the CDC, nearly 35,000 cases of cancer that were proba...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Staying safe on campus: UA officials offer tips It’s an exciting and busy time on campus as students prepare for the first day of school. One of the University of Arizona’s main goals is...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Training helps law enforcement investigate animal abuse and prevent violent crimes TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department and the Humane Society of the United States held a training course Friday to help officers i...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Helping a Lost Barrio store get back on its feet TUCSON- A fundraising event was held for Petroglyphs Furniture of Lost Barrio on Friday, August 23 after the store burned down in May. The event was c...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Immigration attorney worries as White House aims to end Flores Settlement TUCSON — The Flores Settlement is a more than a two-decade-old federal policy that limits how long U.S. Immigration officials can detain migrant...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Friday Football Fever (Aug. 8, 2019) – High School Football highlights in So. AZ TUCSON – “Week 0” in high school football is in the books. Here’s the first Friday Football Fever of 2019: HERE ARE THE FINAL...
2019-08-24, 11:00

Illinois State Police trooper killed during shootout An Illinois State Police Trooper died from a shootout while executing a search warrant with other SWAT team members in a dangerous residential neighbo...
2019-08-24, 08:39

Christian deputy’s request to follow ‘Billy Graham Rule’ got him fired, he claims in lawsuit A former sheriff’s deputy in North Carolina is suing for $300,000 in damages, claiming he was fired for trying to adhere to the so-called “Billy Graha...
2019-08-24, 07:52

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in 'Stand Your Ground' case In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stahnd Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslau...
2019-08-24, 07:52

Churches conducting more background checks, but sex offenders still slipping through cracks There are more than 750,000 registered sex offenders across the country and, medical professionals explain, faith and community are often deemed a cru...
2019-08-24, 07:52

Former police officer charged with murder for botched Houston raid Prosecutors charged a former Houston police officer on Friday with two counts of murder and another ex-officer with evidence tampering, in connection ...
2019-08-24, 04:13

Avowed Trump supporter from Mexico convicted of alien voter fraud An avowed Republican activist and supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, who was born in Mexico but lived in the United States illegally for more t...
2019-08-24, 04:13

Psychologist approved Jeffrey Epstein's removal from suicide watch A psychologist at the federal detention center in New York City where financier Jeffrey Epstein was jailed on sex-trafficking charges had approved his...
2019-08-24, 04:13

Trump leaves for G-7, talks China, Fed, Denmark President Trump left for the G-7 summit in France on Friday night, but first gave reporters his parting thoughts — and a few snipes — on i...
2019-08-24, 04:13

Jerry Springer: My show was stupid, but criticism about it is unfair Jerry Springer doesn't see why wannabe stars - even those prone to brash behaviour and rude outbursts - should be barred from appearing on TV simply b...
2019-08-24, 01:52

UK's ambassador leaves US after calling Trump 'incompetent' in memos Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador to the US, has left Washington after a row over leaked memos that were critical of Donald Trump, according to ...
2019-08-24, 01:52

Ex-Houston police officer charged with felony murder in deadly drug raid A former Houston police officer has been charged with two counts of felony murder in connection to a botched narcotics raid earlier this year that lef...
2019-08-24, 01:00

Notorious serial killer pleads guilty to 4 Ohio murders A convicted serial killer who claims to have committed more than 90 murders across America over a 35-year span pleaded guilty on Friday to killing fou...
2019-08-24, 01:00

Girl, 8, killed, others wounded in gunfire near high school football jamboree An 8-year-old girl died Friday night and three other people were wounded after a gunfire erupted following a brawl at a high school football jamboree ...
2019-08-24, 01:00

Joe Biden, Recalling ’68, Asks Audience to Imagine Obama’s Assassination “Imagine what would have happened if, God forbid, Barack Obama had been assassinated after becoming the de facto nominee,” Mr. Biden said, evoking the...
2019-08-24, 01:00

A Gyrating Economy, and Trump’s Volatile Approach to It, Raise Alarms Mr. Trump’s wild pronouncements on Friday renewed questions about his stewardship of the world’s largest economy even as he escalated a trade war with...
2019-08-24, 01:00

DOJ argues Civil Rights Act does not protect LGBTQ workers The Justice Department on Friday urged the Supreme Court to rule that gay and transgender people are not protected against discrimination under the 19...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Florida man using ‘stand your ground’ defense convicted of manslaughter A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for ...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Man gets life sentence for killing Spanish golfer The man who killed a former Iowa State University golfer from Spain has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. A judge on...
2019-08-23, 23:52

Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal frees in Kim Davis gay marriage case Former Rowan County clerk Kim Davis was successfully sued in 2015 for refusing to follow the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.  ...
2019-08-23, 23:52

Trump to focus on economic accomplishments at G-7 summit President Trump headed to France Friday night for the G-7 summit of world leaders, where he will have bilateral meetings with the leaders of most of t...
2019-08-23, 23:26

Joe Biden to campaign crowd: What if ‘Obama had been assassinated’ in 2008? CROYDON, N.H. — Joe Biden pondered a most serious, and awkward, question at a campaign stop Friday: What if Barack Obama had been assassinated during ...
2019-08-23, 23:26

Michigan city council candidate says city should be as white ‘as possible’ MARYSVILLE, Mich. — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said ...
2019-08-23, 23:26

Illinois trooper Nicholas Hopkins dies after being shot while serving a warrant EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis. Tro...
2019-08-23, 23:26

Trump supporters furious A$AP Rocky never thanked president Two African American Trump supporters who lobbied the White House to help A$AP Rocky are still angry the rapper never bothered to thank the president ...
2019-08-23, 23:26

Trump talks to Danish prime minister after spat over Greenland purchase Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen had a phone conversation with President Trump Thursday after their dispute about the commander-in-chief’s desi...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Another bizarre painting found in Jeffrey Epstein’s New Mexico ranch Jeffrey Epstein didn’t limit his tacky art collection to his Upper East Side townhouse — his multimillion-dollar New Mexico ranch was home to a “creep...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Trump jokes about tanking stock market, rips Seth Moulton — ‘whoever that may be’ The stock market plummeted by more than 560 points Friday after President Trump threatened to retaliate against China’s new tariffs on US goods — but ...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Michael Bennet blasts DNC for restrictive debate rules The first 2020 hopeful to speak at the Democratic National Committee’s candidate forum Friday blasted the Democratic National Committee’s ...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may send troops to battle Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday that he may use his country’s military to battle the record number of wildfires burning out of co...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Amateur boxing champ fends off mugger with flurry of shots to the groin The gloves were off! A Chicago mugger couldn’t have picked a worse person to target as his next victim — an amateur boxing champ who pumme...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Doctors pull venomous brown recluse spider from woman’s ear This is the stuff of nightmares. A Kansas City, Missouri woman thought that she had water in her ear – but it was actually a venomous spider. When Sus...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Trump increases tariffs on China amid escalating trade war President Trump retaliated against China’s new tariffs Friday afternoon, declaring that he would increase existing and future levies on Chinese goods....
2019-08-23, 21:26

Celebs keep posting misleading photos about Amazon wildfire to social media Celebrities trying to bring attention to the Amazon blazes in Brazil are spreading misleading snapshots like wildfire on social media. The raging fire...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Rising tariffs, tanking stocks: Inside Trump’s trade battle with China President Trump on Friday “ordered” US companies to find “an alternative to China” for doing business after the country slapped more retaliatory tarif...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Felix Sater was a fed informant on bin Laden, Mafia: prosecutors A trove of document released today by federal authorities revealed how convicted stock fraudster Felix Sater provided a wealth of information on every...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Teen with measles may have exposed visitors at Disneyland, Universal Studios SANTA ANA, Calif. — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist hotspots and the beach this month had measles ...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Apple warns not to keep its credit card by leather. Or denim. Or loose change. Apple's new titanium credit card comes with a potential headache that will be familiar to iPhone users everywhere: It can get scuffed up a little too ...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Former federal prosecutor to investigate Jussie Smollett case In a move widely expected to revive the national media spotlight on hate crime allegations made by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, a Chicago judge on ...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Florida executes the 'I-95 killer' who targeted gay men across Southeast Florida has put to death the man known as the "I-95 killer," who was convicted of killing three people and admitted to killing several more in a 1994 ...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Real estate agent accused of burglarizing homes of celebrities including Usher and Adam Lambert A Beverly Hills real estate agent and another man are accused of burglarizing celebrities' homes in Southern California, sometimes during open-house v...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Woman says online she couldn't ask for better kids. Then she killed them and herself, police say A Georgia mother fatally shot the two adult children she had with a City of Atlanta official before killing herself, police and a spokesman for the of...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Facebook bans ads from The Epoch Times after huge pro-Trump buy By hiding its multimillion-dollar dark money ad spend, the organization bypassed Facebook's political advertising transparency rules, NBC News re...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who sparred with Trump, is joining CNN as a contributor Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit alleging that his removal was part of a scheme by President Donald Trump to remove government employees "because they we...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Amazon hosts thousands of unsafe or banned products, new investigation finds Amazon shows numerous listings for toys and medications that lack the proper health risks to children, as well as sleeping mats previously banned by t...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Apple and chip stocks slide after Trump orders US companies to look for alternative to China Semiconductor and Apple shares slid after President Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to operations in C...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes cancer treatment for pancreatic tumor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week course of radiation therapy for cancer, the top court said in a statement Friday....
2019-08-23, 21:00

French prosecutors open probe of possible crimes linked to Jeffrey Epstein Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, was arrested in July after he flew to the U.S. from Paris. He died by suicide in...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Tesla solar panels reportedly caught fire at an Amazon warehouse in 2018 Tesla solar panels ignited at an Amazon warehouse in Redlands, California in June 2018, Bloomberg reports. The news comes days after Walmart sued Tesl...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Michigan candidate stuns forum with racial comment A city council candidate shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep the town a white community "as much as possible." Jean Cramer made the...
2019-08-23, 21:00

AP Top Stories August 23 P Here's the latest for Friday August 23rd: Justice Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer; US stocks fall sharply as US-China trade war escalates;...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Turmoil as tariffs rift grows between US, China Donald Trump orders American companies to seek alternatives to operating in China, hours after Beijing announced new trade sanctions. Analyst Amanda D...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Justice Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of t...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Woman finds venomous brown recluse spider in her ear after complaining of earache Susie Torres noticed a slight pain in her ear Tuesday morning. It was a venomous – but harmless – brown recluse spider.    ...
2019-08-23, 21:00

US stocks fall sharply as trade war escalates Markets closed sharply lower Friday after the latest escalation of the U.S.-China trade dispute. The Dow Jones industrials sank 623 points, or 2.4%. (...
2019-08-23, 21:00

Work on more border fencing starts in New Mexico Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico are forging forward with construction on taller border fencing funded through President Donald Trump's natio...
2019-08-23, 21:00

HHS proposal gives doctors access to patients' addiction records The Trump administration has proposed a plan to tackle the opioid epidemic by allowing doctors to enter substance abuse treatment into a patient's med...
2019-08-23, 19:52

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern Cali...
2019-08-23, 19:52

27 injured in Northern California light rail train collision Authorities said Friday more than two dozen people have been injured in Northern California by a collision involving two trains on a commuter rail lin...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Pete Buttigieg unveils mental health plan that includes $100B investment Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a mental health care plan Friday that includes dedicating $100 billion to a community innova...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Conservationists sue Trump administration over Endangered Species Act Conservationists sued the Trump administration Wednesday for its interpretation of the Endangered Species Act that they said considerably weakens prot...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Seth Moulton to drop out of 2020 Democratic primary race The Democratic presidential field grew smaller again Friday, with Rep. Seth Moulton dropping out of the race -- saying only three candidates are in se...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Gallup: Americans' confidence in economy down, but still strong Americans' confidence in the U.S. economy has dipped slightly since last month and more than 40 percent say things are getting worse, new research sai...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Justice Dept. apologizes for email link to anti-Semitic blog The U.S. Justice Department has apologized for sending an email to immigration courts this week that contained a link to a white nationalist website....
2019-08-23, 19:52

Special Illinois prosecutor named to investigate Jussie Smollett case An Illinois judge appointed a former U.S. Attorney as a special prosecutor Friday to lead an investigation into actor Jussie Smollett's report he was ...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Appeals court hands Qualcomm victory in FTC antitrust case A federal appeals court on Friday temporarily handed technology firm Qualcomm a reprieve from a prior antitrust ruling, which said the company must gr...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Stock market plummets after Chinese tariffs tit-for-tat The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 623.34 points, a 2.4 percent drop, Friday after President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to start lo...
2019-08-23, 19:52

How David Koch and His Brother Shaped American Politics The billionaire, who died Friday, understood the power of changing ‘hearts and minds.’ He spent almost unlimited money on behalf of limited government...
2019-08-23, 19:26

Joe Biden Asks Audience to Imagine Obama’s Assassination “Imagine what would have happened if, God forbid, Barack Obama had been assassinated after becoming the de facto nominee,” Mr. Biden said, recalling t...
2019-08-23, 19:26

Trump asks who is bigger enemy, Fed Chair Powell or China's Xi? President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke about the trade war with China and economic risks ...
2019-08-23, 18:39

U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama-era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for oz...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Serial killer linked to dozens of U.S. murders pleads guilty to two more Serial killer Samuel Little, who is serving multiple life sentences after being convicted of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s, appeared...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Kentucky clerk who refused same-sex marriage licenses can be sued The Kentucky county clerk who in 2015 gained widespread attention for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples may be sued for damages ...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Moulton ends bid for U.S. Democratic presidential nomination U.S. Representative Seth Moulton, who mounted a long-shot bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, ended his campaign on Friday, warning t...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Florida man gets 15 months for threatening to kill Bernie Sanders A Florida man was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Friday for threatening to behead U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Two NYC women plead guilty to plan to build bomb for attack on U.S. Two women inspired by radical Islam pleaded guilty in New York City on Friday to teaching and distributing information about the manufacture and use o...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Trump urges U.S. court to shield Deutsche Bank records from House Democrats Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump asked a federal appeals court on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handin...
2019-08-23, 18:39

U.S. Justice Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer Liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week course of radiation therapy to treat a cancerous tumor on her pancre...
2019-08-23, 18:39

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S, possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 s...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Popeyes spicy chicken sandwich launch heats up social media A sign posted inside a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in the Queens borough of New York on Friday said the restaurant was out of its newly launched fried c...
2019-08-23, 18:39

Illinois officials claim possible first death from vaping-related illness; investigation ongoing An Illinois resident who had recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness has died, Illinois Department of Public Health said. ...
2019-08-23, 18:13

Seth Moulton ends 2020 Democratic White House bid Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton is exiting the Democratic presidential primary race, becoming the second 2020 candidate to drop out this week. Moulton...
2019-08-23, 18:13

Adoring fans of 'jumbo-sized' cat weighing 26 pounds crash shelter's website Weighing in at 26 pounds, Mr. B — short for Beejay — is a precious big cat waiting to be adopted at the Morris Animal Refuge in Philadelph...
2019-08-23, 18:13

Barr Seized on Epstein Case as Doubts Mounted About Justice Dept. The attorney general has been unusually personally involved in the investigations into the jailhouse suicide of Jeffrey Epstein, the high-profile fina...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Trolling Trump, Joe Walsh Tries to Recruit George Conway for Nascent Challenge In a signal that he intends to bait Mr. Trump into engagement with him, Mr. Walsh, a conservative radio show host, is wooing the husband of Kellyanne ...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Keystone XL Pipeline Plan Is Approved by Nebraska Supreme Court The pipeline has been the subject of litigation for years, and became a proxy for a national debate between environmentalists and the energy industry....
2019-08-23, 17:26

Baby Food, Bassinets and Talk of Salvation: Inside an Evangelical Pregnancy Center The director used to attend anti-abortion protests. Now she tries to help pregnant women and new mothers find jobs, emotional support or a place to sh...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Teenager Who Was Punched Repeatedly by Fresno Officer Sues Police Dept. The 17-year-old, London Wallace, was in an apartment at a party when officers conducting a probation search arrived. An officer hit him several times,...
2019-08-23, 17:26

David Koch, Billionaire Who Fueled Right-Wing Movement, Dies at 79 A man-about-town philanthropist, he and his brother Charles ran a business colossus while furthering a libertarian agenda that reshaped American polit...
2019-08-23, 17:26

PCC officials find suspicious package ‘harmless’ TUCSON – The Pima Community College District Office facility was evacuated after a “suspicious package” was discovered Friday morning. The scene is no...
2019-08-23, 17:26

PACC takes in 58 pets from hoarding case TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center took in 57 cats and a dog involved in a hoarding case, the shelter said Friday. According to the shelter, officers ca...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Boeing gets new contract for replacement wings for A-10 jets TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract for replacement wings for more than 100 A-10 jets, covering the remaining ground...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Victims of fatal crash on northwest side identified TUCSON – The two people killed in Wednesday’s serious vehicle collision on the northwest side have been identified, Oro Valley Police Depa...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Man freed from prison doesn't blame rape victim for incarceration A jury convicted James Clay of rape in 2017, but new information casts doubt he was responsible for what happened in 1997. New trial decision to come....
2019-08-23, 16:13

Viral Blue Bell saga continues: Third ice cream licker arrested in Texas D'Adrien Anderson, 24, posted a viral video of himself licking a carton of Blue Bell ice cream at a Walmart in Port Arthur, Texas. He was arreste...
2019-08-23, 16:13

First Flush of Fame: Bethany Joy Lenz Bethany Joy Lenz says that when she first experienced fame, "she didn't really know how to process it." (Aug. 23)      ...
2019-08-23, 16:13

First Flush of Fame: Loretta Devine Fame has its ups and downs, says Loretta Devine - including being unable to "go anywhere without people bothering you." (Aug. 23)    &...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Keep city as white 'as much as possible,' council candidate says, stunning forum in Michigan Jean Cramer, a candidate for city council in Marysville, Michigan, made the comment at Thursday night in response to a question about diversity. ...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Scientists think toxic algae may be to blame for Florida's stumbling panthers, bobcats Florida's fish and wildlife agency has confirmed that one panther and one bobcat have shown positive results for neurological damage.  ...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Jeffrey Epstein's network: Who's who in his circle Jeffrey Epstein was connected to many celebrities, scientists and politicians. Who's who of his network, explained.     ...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Stuffed animal deploys overseas with Marine Corps Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Manuel Rios discovered his sons' stuffed elephant named Ellie in his bag three weeks into his deployment. He decided to...
2019-08-23, 16:13

An iPad and a really long plane ride pulled off this proposal Admelyz Bueno was handed an iPad and told to watch a video. She had no idea that by the end of it, she'd find out her boyfriend traveled more tha...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Small plane makes emergency landing on FL roadway Three people aboard a small plane escaped without injuries when the plane landed Friday on U.S. 1, also known as Federal Highway, in Hobe Sound, Flori...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Special prosecutor named in Jussie Smollett case A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett that ac...
2019-08-23, 16:13

French officials probing whether Jeffrey Epstein committed sex crimes there An investigation has been launched into whether Jeffrey Epstein committed any sex crimes on French territories or against any French minors – a probe ...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Tourist allegedly choked to death in Thai hotel after confronting noisy guest A British tourist in Thailand was allegedly choked to death in a hotel fight after telling a fellow guest to keep the noise down. Amitpal Singh Bajaj,...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter found severed cat head outside home amid Jeffrey Epstein reporting Vanity Fair editor-in-chief Graydon Carter made a disturbing discovery on his front lawn — the severed head of a cat — just after he assigned a report...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Kentucky high school teacher charged with raping 15-year-old student A high school science teacher in Kentucky was busted for having sex with a 15-year-old boy in her car and at her home over summer break, authorities s...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Mom forced to breastfeed son on train floor when no one offered her a seat Sophie Molineux, 22, her toddler Chester Moore and partner Rob Moore were heading from Shropshire to Ludlow for a family outing Tuesday when they coul...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Homeless man sentenced to 364 days for attacks on women in East Village A homeless man was slapped with a 364-day sentence for assaulting two women after he went on a drunken rampage in the East Village in July 2018. Carlo...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Kenneth Saal hired attorney before being suspected in Carolyn Byington’s murder Employees, including Saal, at marketing firm Engine Group in Princeton were interviewed by investigators after Byington’s slaying and before Saal got ...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Deutsche Bank, Capital One refuse to admit if they have Trump’s tax returns A lawyer for Deutsche Bank is refusing to say whether or not his institution has President Trump’s tax returns — despite repeated question...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas in new cancer scare Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has undergone radiation treatment for a malignant tumor that was discovered on her pancreas – and there is “no evidence of...
2019-08-23, 15:52

Analysis: 2020 field is going to start shrinking faster On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He's not likely to be the las...
2019-08-23, 15:26

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 90s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual ass...
2019-08-23, 15:26

New Mexico police find newborn injected with heroin dead in trash bag, report says An infant found dead inside a trash bag had been injected by his mother with heroin in a bid to prevent the baby from going through withdrawal, New Me...
2019-08-23, 15:00

Philadelphia police shooting suspect worked as federal informant, report says The Philadelphia man accused of shooting six police officers during a lengthy, chaotic standoff last week has spent time as a federal informant, provi...
2019-08-23, 15:00

Golder Ranch Fire: Blown fuse ignited brush fire on Highway 79 TUCSON – A fire investigation is underway after it burned nearly an acre of brush near milepost 109 of Highway 79 Thursday afternoon. According ...
2019-08-23, 15:00

‘I’m pretty terrified of spiders’: Doctors find brown recluse spider in Missouri woman’s ear KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSHB) — Susie Torres thought she had water in her left ear. When it would not go away, she went to see a doctor and was in for quite...
2019-08-23, 15:00

David Koch, billionaire, GOP activist and philanthropist dies at 79 WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming Ameri...
2019-08-23, 15:00

Phoenix family says home was raided without cause, police say man was selling drugs PHOENIX — A Phoenix man’s house was raided and he was arrested in June after he was accused of illegally selling drugs out of his convenience st...
2019-08-23, 15:00

Suspicious package prompts evacuation at PCC District Office TUCSON – The Pima Community College District Office facility has been evacuated after a suspicious package was discovered sometime Friday mornin...
2019-08-23, 15:00

60 years of the Notting Hill carnival – in pictures From the first indoor celebration in 1959 to the international event of the present day, carnival has been bringing music, dancing and Caribbean cultu...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Donald Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China – video The US president said his life would be easier if he had not mounted a trade war with China but went on to say ‘I am the chosen one’ to take on Beijin...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning – video report There have been more than 72,000 fire outbreaks in Brazil so far this year, up 84% on the same period in 2018, according to the country’s National Ins...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the wor...
2019-08-23, 14:13

My life in sex: the woman with an STI I check myself for symptoms constantly, my anxiety spirals, and fear of disclosure eventually destroys every relationship I haveI had always practised...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Going underground: the world's most spectacular caves A cave complex recently reopened on the north Kent coast joins an array of interesting, awe-inspiring and historic grottos from Iceland to New Zealand...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is n...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Radical gun reform may finally have a voice in Washington An ambitious agenda by the March for Our Lives activists may be the first time the majority of Americans get real representationMarch for Our Lives, t...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'A killer is always a killer’: Gambia gripped by Junglers’ testimony Truth commission reveals evidence of death squad’s abuses over two decadesOne of the most notorious killers in the Gambia sits on a grubby mattress on...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Global heating, quakes and how to avoid pathogen soup: a cartoon about water In an area facing particular threats from earthquakes and global heating, Portland has a duty to take care of its abundant water supply Continue readi...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Molotov-Ribbentrop: why is Moscow trying to justify Nazi pact? Exhibition about Soviet-Nazi treaty, signed on 23 August 1939, seeks to turn spotlight on west’s behaviour in 1930s Eighty years after the Soviet Unio...
2019-08-23, 14:13

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when F...
2019-08-23, 14:13

French wine-makers hope for G7 detente with Trump over tariffs Trump has threatened high tariffs on French wine in response to Macron’s tech taxFrench wine-makers are increasingly concerned about Donald Trump’s th...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Zimbabwean comedian goes into hiding after abduction and beating Satirist Samantha Kureya seized at home, stripped and forced to drink sewageOne of Zimbabwe’s best-known comedians and political satirists is in hidin...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'Go old man, go!' Mobility scooter fugitive evades police in low-speed chase The speeding double amputee in New Zealand says he didn’t have time to stop because he needed to get his tea readyNew Zealand police embarked on what ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

British Airways pilots to strike for three days in September Airline says industrial action over pay will disrupt plans of ‘tens of thousands’ of passengersPilots at British Airways will go on strike for three d...
2019-08-23, 14:13

UK travellers' phones could be checked at Hong Kong border Devices may be examined at crossings to mainland China, Foreign Office saysHong Kong latest: protesters join hands in 30-mile human chainBritish trave...
2019-08-23, 14:13

North Korea calls Pompeo 'poisonous' to diplomacy Ri Yong-ho says US secretary of state cast ‘dark shadows’ over nuclear talksNorth Korea’s top diplomat has called the US secretary of state, Mike Pomp...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Paris prosecutor opens child rape inquiry linked to Epstein case Investigation to focus on potential crimes against citizens in France and abroadThe chief Paris prosecutor has announced that he is opening an investi...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people 'shouldn't get hopes up too soon' about prospects of deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summary 5.07pm BST It is just plain wrong for Boris Johnson to label refu...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Sacramento train derailment leaves 27 injured Thirteen people were taken to trauma hospitals after a maintenance and a passenger train collided in northern CaliforniaAuthorities say more than two ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Keystone XL pipeline set to go ahead as court lifts last major hurdle State’s highest court rejects attempt to derail project by opponents who want to force developer to reapply for state approvalNebraska’s highest court...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Prince Andrew was seen getting foot massage from young woman at Epstein's apartment – report Incident was recounted in an email exchange between a prominent US literary agent and author Evgeny MorozovPrince Andrew was seen inside the New York ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Sea turtles at risk as Trump weakens protections of animals endangered by climate crisis Administration’s move is a ‘head in the sand approach’ that will further imperil creatures threatened by the climate crisisLife as a sea turtle is alr...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Peaky Blinders fever: from David Beckham-backed clothing to a two-day festival As the BBC’s cult gangster drama returns, superfans help to take the brand globalGet set for peak Peaky Blinders as the return of the cult gangster dr...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Rich territory: how class warfare is taking over the multiplex Grisly comedy horror Ready or Not joins a vicious pack of films this year that have been pitting the upper class against the poor The thing about rich...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'Jewface' row: West End musical accused of cultural appropriation Jewish actors and playwrights criticise Falsettos for using non-Jews to play Jewish rolesA West End musical about a Jewish family is at the centre of ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Tarantino's gruesome revenge fantasies are growing more puerile and misogynistic | Caspar Salmon The director dials up the stomach-churning violence in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. If only he had something meaningful to sayWarning: this story co...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Too many women have pain during sex. This must not be a taboo subject | Susannah Thraves It’s a common complaint, and help is available. Yet, because of isolation, fear and shame, few seek it outLike so many, I adore Fleabag. She’s outrage...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Poor Prince Andrew is ‘appalled’ by Epstein. Let that be an end to it | Marina Hyde Perhaps a royal wedding for Princess Beatrice might offer a welcome distraction for a man-of-the-world under unfair scrutinyIt’s basically your classi...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Sorry, Mr Trump – Greenland’s no go. But can I interest you in our little island? | Jack Bernhardt It’s called the United Kingdom. It’s in a bit of a state, but it’s a great opportunity for the right buyerPeople say that news these days is unexpecte...
2019-08-23, 14:13

In Bolsonaro’s burning Brazilian Amazon, all our futures are being consumed | Eliane Brum The rainforest might seem a remote place, but it is the heart of the planet – and it is under attack as never beforeThe Amazon is the centre of the wo...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Joe Biden inspires no one — not even his own wife | Bhaskar Sunkara Can we stop pretending that Joe Biden is the inevitable 2020 candidate?Much like Hillary Clinton in 2016, Joe Biden’s Democratic primary campaign has ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Macron thinks he can handle Trump, but G7 will put that to the test Trump’s mood is volatile, and the French leader’s approach has had only limited successEmmanuel Macron reckons he has found the best way of dealing wi...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Experience: I had an erection for three weeks I grabbed a wine-cooling sleeve from the freezer and wrapped it around my penisThis summer I got a new boyfriend, moved into a new flat in Berlin and ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke wit...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Five key ways the Koch brothers pushed their rightwing agenda Charles and David Koch spent millions to promote conservative candidates and causes, provoking anger – and devotionCharles and David Koch long claimed...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Bona-fried success: how Popeyes' new chicken sandwich conquered America The chicken chain’s latest offering has been selling out and earning hoards of fans. What inspired the obsession? Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich is a b...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Taylor Swift: Trump thinks his presidency is an autocracy Exclusive: songwriter discusses her political awakening in a Guardian interviewTaylor Swift has spoken of her disillusionment with American values in ...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Will this be the last generation to have bodies that are familiar to us? | Susie Orbach Jawbone shaving, gene therapy cosmetics, robotics ... What will our bodies be like in the future, asks Susie OrbachThere’s a war going on over our bod...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Fast-moving wildfire erupts in California, forcing thousands to evacuate Mountain fire races across hundreds of acres in just hours as wildfire season looms large over the stateA fast-moving wildfire that broke out on Thurs...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Google the latest company to face worker revolt over immigration policy Employees urged the tech giant not to work with US agencies involved with the separation and detention of immigrantsLast week, Google became the lates...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'Keep Marysville white': racist remark by would-be councilor shocks Michigan city A question about diversity in a candidate’s forum produced a jaw-dropping response from first-time candidate Jean CramerFor the first hour of the elec...
2019-08-23, 14:13

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and Republican mega donor, dies aged 79 Koch and brother Charles championed conservative causesDavid Koch was also a major cultural philanthropistDavid Koch, one half of the double act of th...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Governor criticized for 'disgusting' anti-immigrant email sent day before El Paso attack Letter from Greg Abbott warns over ‘illegal immigrants’ and says ‘we’ll need to take matters into our own hands’The day before a gunman in El Paso car...
2019-08-23, 14:13

US justice department news briefing links to white nationalist website Email sent to immigration judges links to virulently anti-immigrant site full of antisemitic referencesThe US Department of Justice distributed a morn...
2019-08-23, 14:13

'Boorish and self-centred': little love for Prince Andrew over Epstein links Duke denies any wrongdoing but revelations continue to make uncomfortable reading Randy Andy, Air Miles Andy, and now the Duke of Hazard: headline wri...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Hong Kong protesters join hands in 30-mile human chain Event inspired by anti-Soviet ‘Baltic Way’ across Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in 1989 A human chain stretched for kilometres across both sides of Ho...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian govern...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Bernie Sanders unveils $16 trillion climate plan Bernie Sanders released a climate plan on Thursday that would cost $16.3 trillion during his tour of a Northern California town ravaged by wildfire. T...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Cops searching for man licking Blue Bell ice cream in viral video Police issued an arrest warrant for a man in Southwest Texas who was seen on a viral video opening a container of Blue Bell ice cream in a Walmart and...
2019-08-23, 12:39

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California. Sacramento ...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Contractor stabbed to death while inspecting DC bridge WASHINGTON — Police in the nation’s capital say a contractor working on the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge has been stabbed to death. Police...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Mom gushed about daughter Erin Edwards, son before killing them and herself The Atlanta mom who allegedly killed her daughter — a former NBC 4 New York intern — and her son in their home before taking her own life ...
2019-08-23, 12:39

David Koch, conservative billionaire and philanthropist, dead at 79 David Koch — the billionaire co-owner of Koch Industries and powerful political donor — has died. He was 79 years old. The death of the billionaire co...
2019-08-23, 12:39

China will be retaliating with new tariffs as trade war continues China reportedly ramped up the ongoing trade war with the US on Friday, announcing it will impose new tariffs on $75 billion worth of American product...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Jeffrey Epstein’s foundations gave nearly $800K to MIT The Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepted about $800,000 over two decades from foundations controlled by disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein,...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Beverly Hills realtor busted for breaking into celebrity homes A Beverly Hills real estate agent and another man are accused of burglarizing the homes of celebrities, including Usher and Adam Lambert, often during...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Government worker had sex with White House staffer on rooftop, probe finds A former General Services Administration manager had oral sex with a White House staffer on the rooftop of the agency’s headquarters and drank alcohol...
2019-08-23, 12:39

North Korea calls Pompeo ‘diehard toxin’ for promoting sanctions Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho also warned that his country is “ready for both dialogue and standoff,” according to a statement carried by the KCNA news ...
2019-08-23, 12:39

United Arab Emirates woman seeks divorce over husband’s ‘extreme love’ A married United Arab Emirates woman reportedly is seeking a divorce — claiming her life is “hell” because she feels suffocated by h...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Jerome Powell: US economy continues to perform well but faces risks The US economy remains in good shape, and the Federal Reserve will only “act as appropriate” to keep the expansion on track, Fed chair Jerome Powell s...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Dead baby found in trash bag may have been injected with heroin, police say New Mexico police found a dead newborn in a trash bag last Friday and said the baby may have been injected with heroin by its mother, according to a r...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Over $1M worth of cocaine found hidden in banana boxes at Washington Safeway stores Officials in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding over $1 million worth of cocaine t...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Protesters in Hong Kong form human chain that could span 25 miles Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong formed a human chain in their latest demonstration on Friday, which organizers hope will span 25 miles long. Org...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Michigan high school getting extreme makeover to thwart mass shootings A high school in Michigan is being redesigned to diminish the impact of a would-be mass shooter, complete with curved hallways and cement barricades f...
2019-08-23, 12:39

New York Times reporter allegedly solicited $30K donation from Jeffrey Epstein A New York Times reporter allegedly solicited a $30,000 donation from Jeffrey Epstein to a Harlem cultural center, according to a new report. The reve...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Ex-Overstock CEO claims Russian spy tryst was part of ‘deep state’ plot The former head of Overstock who claimed he was romantically involved with a Russian spy said the FBI made him sleep with the flame-haired secret agen...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Son sought in ‘suspicious deaths’ of ex-Jet Barry Bennett, wife A former defensive lineman for the New York Jets and his wife were found dead in a rural Minnesota home – and detectives are searching for the couple’...
2019-08-23, 12:39

UAPD officer helps 4-year-old walk down Tumamoc after being “a little scared” TUCSON – A Tucson mother is expressing her gratitude after a University of Arizona Police Department officer helped her 4-year-old walk down Tum...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Trump orders US companies to find China ‘alternative’ FILE – In this June 29, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sideline...
2019-08-23, 12:39

No trash, recycling collection on Labor Day Residential and commercial trash and recycling will not be collected on Labor Day. All of City of Tucson residential and commercial customers with reg...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Simulation trains front-line child welfare workers An Illinois child welfare agency under fire for some high-profile deaths is giving workers hands-on training. Trainees walk through mock homes and rol...
2019-08-23, 12:13

Kudlow: no stimulus tax cuts in near future Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow told reporters outside the White House on Thursday the economy is in good shape and there are no stimulus tax cuts...
2019-08-23, 12:13

California light rail accident hurts dozens Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train accident in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade t...
2019-08-23, 12:13

Northern Calif. fire threatens over 1,000 homes Firefighters are working through the night to contain a Northern California wildfire that's threatening about 1,100 homes and prompted evacuatio...
2019-08-23, 12:13

Gabby Giffords speaks to Texas town hall on guns Former U.S. congresswoman and shooting survivor Gabby Giffords briefly spoke at a town hall meeting in El Paso, Texas on Thursday night. (Aug. 23) &#...
2019-08-23, 12:13

White supremacy in America: Can parents stop online radicalization? Digital platforms often shield those ripe for radicalization from being detected by family members who can't, or won't, see the signs. ...
2019-08-23, 12:13

AP Top Stories August 23 A Here's the latest for Friday August 23rd: Protests start in France ahead of G7; Bernie Sanders introduces climate plan; Sacramento light rail acc...
2019-08-23, 12:13

ShowBiz Minute: Weinstein, Black, Cyrus Harvey Weinstein to be rearraigned as DA seeks actress's testimony; Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges; Miley Cyrus takes to Tw...
2019-08-23, 12:13

WWI ghost fleet becomes first US National Marine Sanctuary since 2000 An area in Maryland that’s home to abandoned World War I-era steamships has been designated a new national marine sanctuary.    ...
2019-08-23, 12:13

California to build world's largest highway overpass for wildlife – not cars – above U.S. 101 Transportation officials and conservationists plan to build an above-ground wildlife crossing over a major Southern California highway.   &...
2019-08-23, 12:13

Dozens injured after light rail train derails in California At least 27 people were injured in the light rail derailment in Sacramento, with 13 taken to hospitals. None of the injuries were life-threatening. &...
2019-08-23, 12:13

$1 million worth of cocaine found in banana box shipments at Washington Safeway stores, police say Authorities in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding more than $1 million worth of co...
2019-08-23, 10:52

North Dakota court overturns life term for man whose girlfriend cut baby from neighbor's womb A man who was sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping a baby who was cut from his neighbor's womb by his girlfriend and lying to police about it wi...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Michigan priest charged with binding boy in plastic, leaving him in closet A Catholic priest in Michigan wrapped a teen boy in plastic and tape and kept him in a church janitor's closet against his will for more than an hour,...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Man, 49, arrested after body of Dallas woman, 22, found in burning SUV A 49-year-old Texas man has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the death of a woman whose body was found in her burning SUV, according t...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Former Texas health care worker gets 2 life sentences for raping 74-year-old patient with dementia: report A Fort Worth man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping a 74-year-old patient – who could not move or speak – at a nursing home last y...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Judge speeds up citizenship oath for pregnant woman with contractions A judge in Los Angeles sped up the naturalization of a pregnant 31-year-old Armenian woman Thursday when she said she started having contractions befo...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Missing Cipriani head chef's body found at New York hostel, police say The body of a head chef at a popular New York City restaurant was found dead Wednesday at a hostel in Queens after he had been missing for four days, ...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Louisiana boy, 5, brings cocaine to school, police say; 2 adults arrested A man and woman in Louisiana were arrested after a kindergartner brought three bags of cocaine to a New Orleans-area school Tuesday, investigators sai...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Serial killer who targeted gay men executed in Florida after eating hearty last meal A mass murderer known as the “I-95 killer,” who spent the majority of 1994 targeting gay men -- including a Navy World War II veteran -- along the bus...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Coast Guard suspends search for firefighters lost at sea after Florida fishing trip The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Thursday at sundown for two firefighters who went missing after embarking on a fishing trip off the coast of...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Iowa prof says 'I am Antifa'; once posted desire to bash Trump with baseball bat A college professor in Iowa openly declared his support for the violent far-left Antifa movement after coming under fire for inflammatory social media...
2019-08-23, 10:52

New Mexico police find dead newborn in trash bag, may have been injected with heroin, police say New Mexico police last Friday evening found a dead newborn baby in a trash bag who may have been injected with heroin by its mother, according to a re...
2019-08-23, 10:52

David Koch, billionaire philanthropist and prolific GOP donor, dead at 79 David Koch, the billionaire former executive Vice President of Koch Industries who, along with his brother, was one of the most prolific and controver...
2019-08-23, 10:52

UA Coach Sumlin not worried about “beach distractions” vs. Hawaii HAWAII – Is Coach Kevin Sumlin worried about “beach distractions” in Hawaii as the Cats prep for Saturday’s season opener? Her...
2019-08-23, 10:26

UA Volleyball Red-Blue game on Saturday is free to public TUCSON – Coach Dave Rubio and the Arizona Wildcat volleyball team will play its “Red-Blue” game on Saturday at 2 p.m.  Tickets are f...
2019-08-23, 10:26

TFD responds to reports of a fire in the Tucson Mall TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews responded to calls of smoke coming from a store under construction inside the Tucson Mall. According to TF...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Angler Debbie Geddes couldn’t believe what she found on the end of her line during a recent day of fishing on Lake Champlain (WPTZ)  An average fishing day turned into a rare one for an angler on Lake Champlain. Debbie Geddes was fishing with her husband when she reeled in a...
2019-08-23, 10:26

ID theft ring targeting veterans lands 5 men behind bars (WOAI)  – Federal authorities in San Antonio have filed charges against five men accused of orchestrating an international theft ring. The men a...
2019-08-23, 10:26

It’s UA move in day! TUCSON – Wildcats new and old made their way to the University of Arizona campus as parents dropped off students on move-in day. Reported as the...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Reports of mice in new UA Honors Village TUCSON – As students move into their new homes for the school year at the University of Arizona, parents of students moving into the new Honors ...
2019-08-23, 10:26

How do high schools deal with lightning strikes & safety during football games? TUCSON – The high school football season begins Friday night.  Some games may get delayed because of lightning strikes.  Here’s more on ho...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Dozens supporting TUSD Family Life Curriculum walk out in solidarity at final public hearing TUCSON — Many supporters of the Family Life Curriculum walked out of Thursday night’s TUSD School Board public hearing at Cholla High Scho...
2019-08-23, 10:26

N4T Investigators: Dispensary debate TUCSON – Tom Cox is a devout Buddhist but also an innocent bystander in a dispensary debate. Cox’s East Lester street home is adorned with...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Unofficial rainfall totals from Thursday TUCSON - Here's some unofficial rainfall totals since yesterday afternoon! "OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING EQUIPME...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Fires are raging in the Amazon forest. Here’s how you can help A record number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region have been linked to an increase in deforestation. According to CNN, the Amazon is the largest...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Another round of storms today! TUCSON – Today looks like our most active day! Scattered storms are expected across the area this afternoon. Biggest impacts include heavy rain,...
2019-08-23, 10:26

PHOTOS: Lightning, colors and fire Check out these viewer-submitted photos from Thursday, Aug. 23, 2019. You can submit photos HERE. #metaslider_311072_filmstrip.flexslide...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Wildfire burning in Catalina Mountains TUCSON – A fire sparked in the Catalina Mountains Thursday night. According to Rural Metro Fire District, who initially responded to the fire, the fir...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Pew Research Center survey: Atheists, Jewish score highest on religion test A new study indicates people who consider themselves either atheist or agnostic are generally more knowledgeable about religion than those who are spi...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Android replacing dessert names with numbered versions Google announced Thursday it's ditching dessert-themed names for versions of its Android operating system, switching instead to numbered identificatio...
2019-08-23, 06:26

48 pounds of cocaine found in banana boxes at Washington grocery store Employees at a Washington state grocery store found $550,000 worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas meant for sale, local law enforcement officia...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Justice Department indicts 80 in online scams linked to Nigeria The Justice Department unsealed a 252-count indictment accusing 80 people in the United States and Nigeria of attempting to steal millions of dollars ...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Lawmakers want probe after EPA allows some refineries to stop using ethanol U.S. lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the Environmental Protection Agency's decision to exempt 31 small refineries from using ethanol i...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Smithsonian National Zoo celebrates Bei Bei the panda's 4th birthday The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., celebrated Bei Bei the giant panda's fourth birthday on Thursday ahead of his planned transfer to Ch...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Attorney generals, telecoms sign plan to combat illegal robocalls Twelve of the nation's largest telecommunications companies and attorney generals from all 50 states and D.C. announced an agreement Thursday to comba...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Smoke causes Hawaiian Airlines flight to make emergency landing; 7 injured Smoke filled the cargo hold and cabin of Hawaiian Airlines flight HA47 to Honolulu, forcing the plane to make an emergency landing, the company said....
2019-08-23, 06:26

'Zombie' deer disease might put humans at risk, epidemiologists say A fatal so-called "zombie" disease swiftly spreading in the United States and Canada among deer, elk and moose might put humans at risk if they eat di...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Asian markets edge higher before Powell's speech Asian markets mostly moved cautiously higher Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech for clues on whether the US c...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoo...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 1990s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual ass...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Strong winds sweep restaurant employees off their feet during storm Zach Balogh and his roommate were sitting in their living room in Clemson, South Carolina, as winds started to howl when they heard the piercing beeps...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Post office to be named for man who saved people during mass shooting On May 31, a disgruntled employee opened fire at Virginia Beach municipal center, and now a man who was hailed a hero for saving lives in the mass sho...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Seven Hawaiian Airlines passengers taken to hospital after smoke in the cabin forces plane evacuation Seven passengers were taken to hospitals when a Hawaiian Airlines flight landed in Honolulu on Thursday morning with smoke in the cabin and cargo hold...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy President Donald Trump presented basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in an O...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Coast Guard suspends massive search for two firefighters missing at sea after fishing trip Rescuers spent six days searching for Brian McCluney and Justin Walker since they failed to return from a fishing trip off Port Canaveral, Florida. &...
2019-08-23, 04:26

70 US mayors urge Trump administration to 'abandon' proposed changes to federal food stamp program Seventy U.S. mayors rebuked the Trump administration's proposed cuts to the federal food stamp program in a signed letter.    ...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Fast-spreading wildfire forces evacuations in Northern California Shasta College in Redding, California, served as the initial shelter for evacuees, but then it had to be evacuated as well, officials say.  ...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Walmart to reopen, renovate El Paso store with memorial to shooting victims The El Paso store is expected to reopen in three to four months, and Walmart plans to add a memorial for the shooting victims, officials say.  &...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Catholic priest Joseph McLoone stole church money and spent it on himself, Grindr men, authorities say A Catholic priest in Pennsylvania was charged with theft after he stole nearly $100,000 from his parish over several years.     &...
2019-08-23, 04:26

'People are on edge': Mass violence threats – at least 30 in 18 states – have surged since El Paso, Dayton Arrests for making mass killing threats have proliferated since the shootings in El Paso and Dayton this month, with more than 25 so far.   ...
2019-08-23, 04:26