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|Trump praises Gianforte, recounting his assault on reporter
"Never wrestle him," Trump said of the Montana congressman who pleaded guilty to physically assaulting a reporter.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 9:54 PM
|New York Man Arrested For Threatening To Kill Senators Over Kavanaugh Confirmation
Long Island resident Ronald DeRisi, 74, was arrested Friday and charged with
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 3:25 PM
|Putin Hails Sunset of U.S. Global Domination Due To Mounting 'Mistakes'
Russian President Vladimir Putin gloated Thursday about what he sees as the
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 10:08 PM
|Republican candidates trying to have it both ways on Obamacare
Some GOP candidates running this cycle who have or are trying to gut Obamacare are still running on the importance of protecting people with pre-existing conditions.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 5:00 AM
|Best Bites: Roasted brussel sprouts with parmesan sauce
Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2018 8:00 AM
|Dear Elle Magazine, Media Companies: Don't Create Fake News To Get People To Vote
A viral headline about Kim Kardashian and Kanye West breaking up is the latest
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 2:51 PM
|Israel steps up armored deployment on Gaza border
Israel ramped up its armored forces along the Gaza border on Thursday in a daylight show of force, a day after a Palestinian rocket destroyed a home in southern Israel. With the deployment clearly visible from main Israeli roads near the Gaza Strip, senior Egyptian security officials met leaders of the enclave's ruling Hamas to try to calm tensions. Hamas and the smaller Islamic Jihad militant group quickly denied firing the rockets.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 10:48 AM
|Girl baked grandfather's ashes into cookies and gave them to classmates, police say
A high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade biscuits and gave them to classmates, police in California have said. The youngster and a friend shared the cookies with nine other pupils at Da Vinci Charter Academy in the city of Davis. "She had mentioned her grandpa's ashes before," said Andy Knox.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 4:51 AM
|Facebook `Delighted’ by War Room Response to Brazil Election
As they monitored trends on the company’s sites -- like articles that were going viral and spikes in political-ad spending -- they noticed a suspicious surge in user reports of hate speech. The data scientists in the room told the policy experts that the malicious posts were targeting people in a certain area of Brazil, the poorer Northeast -- the only region carried by the leftist presidential candidate. The policy folks determined that what the posts were saying was against Facebook’s rules on inciting violence.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 4:27 PM
|The Republican who shocked the world 4 years ago could lose because of redistricting
The Virginia congressional district that Dave Brat took in 2014 is now less favorable to the GOP.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2018 3:11 PM