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Obama just got a legacy-defining victory in the Senate

Obama just got a legacy-defining victory in the Senate

The Senate has handed President Barack Obama a major victory by approving “fast track” authority to negotiate trade agreements in Asia and elsewhere. The 60-to-38… Read More ›

Brooklyn, NY – Arrest Made in Hit-Run That Killed Elderly Man Caught On Video

Brooklyn, NY – Arrest Made in Hit-Run That Killed Elderly Man Caught On Video

  Brooklyn, NY – Authorities have made an arrest after a 93-year-old man was fatally struck by two vehicles, a car and a tractor-trailer, that… Read More ›

Washington – Obama to Heckler: ‘You’re in My House’, ‘Shame On You’

Washington – Obama to Heckler: ‘You’re in My House’, ‘Shame On You’

  Washington – US President Barack Obama would normally expect a warm welcome from gay rights activists, particularly in his own home at the White… Read More ›

New York – Tips For Finding Adjacent Airline Seats Without Paying Extra

New York – Tips For Finding Adjacent Airline Seats Without Paying Extra

  New York –  On top of the bag fees and other charges, families traveling this summer may have to pay extra just to sit… Read More ›

Syria: ISIS destroys ancient Muslim shrines in Palmyra

Syria: ISIS destroys ancient Muslim shrines in Palmyra

ISIS fighters have destroyed two ancient Muslim shrines in the oasis city of Palmyra, the Syrian government confirmed Wednesday, the latest act of cultural vandalism… Read More ›

2nd prison worker charged in connection with inmates’ escape

2nd prison worker charged in connection with inmates’ escape

Cadyville, New York – A corrections officer from the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York has been charged with three felonies and a misdemeanor in… Read More ›

World powers offering Iran nuclear reactors as part of deal

World powers offering Iran nuclear reactors as part of deal

In appendix to pact still being hashed out, US to give Tehran high-tech equipment if it shutters Arak heavy-water facility   VIENNA (AP) — The… Read More ›

Iran hardens stance on nuke deal as deadline nears

Iran hardens stance on nuke deal as deadline nears

Ayatollah Khamenei says demands that his country halt atomic research and development are ‘excessive coercion’   Iran’s constitutional watchdog has ratified legislation banning access to… Read More ›

Former Obama aides: US needs tougher Iran nuclear deal

Former Obama aides: US needs tougher Iran nuclear deal

“The agreement will not prevent Iran from having a nuclear weapons capability. It will not require the dismantling of Iran’s nuclear infrastructure,” letter released by… Read More ›

South Carolina lawmakers vote to debate Confederate flag

South Carolina lawmakers vote to debate Confederate flag

After massacre at black church, several southern states consider removing rebel flag, symbol of slavery past, from public venues   COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) —… Read More ›

Google founder Sergey Brin and wife Anne Wojcicki have gotten divorced

Google founder Sergey Brin and wife Anne Wojcicki have gotten divorced

  Google cofounder Sergey Brin and 23andMe founder Anne Wojcicki have gotten divorced after eight years of marriage. They married in 2007 and have two… Read More ›

Box just announced a huge partnership deal with IBM

Box just announced a huge partnership deal with IBM

  Box has been focused on going beyond its core file storage business over the past few years, providing more workflow and industry-focused services. And… Read More ›

China could prove to be a honey trap for US investors

China could prove to be a honey trap for US investors

Investors looking for an alternative to the staid and slow growth in the US increasingly seem to be turning to international equities in hopes that… Read More ›

Detroit – Ford Joins Rivals In Ramping Up Pace Of Self-Driving Car Tech

Detroit – Ford Joins Rivals In Ramping Up Pace Of Self-Driving Car Tech

  Detroit – Ford Motor Co is joining other global automakers in stepping up efforts to roll out self-driving cars, company executives said on Tuesday.… Read More ›

Balcony in fatal Berkeley collapse had severe dry rot, report finds

Balcony in fatal Berkeley collapse had severe dry rot, report finds

  A residential balcony that collapsed and killed six students in Berkeley, California, had decayed to the point of severe dry rot, according to a… Read More ›

N.Y. prison break: Mitchell used baked goods to help killers, source says

N.Y. prison break: Mitchell used baked goods to help killers, source says

Cadyville, New York – For months before a pair of convicted murderers made their brazen escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility, prison tailor Joyce Mitchell used… Read More ›

Australian terrorists killed fighting for ISIS, teen wife says

Australian terrorists killed fighting for ISIS, teen wife says

Two of Australia’s most infamous terrorists who left Australia to fight for ISIS have been killed, a close relative said. Khaled Sharrouf and Mohamed Elomar… Read More ›

Iran passes bill to protect nuclear program from deal

Iran passes bill to protect nuclear program from deal

Legislation intensifies confrontation between parliament and President Rouhani, could stymie deal with West   TEHRAN — IRAN’S PARLIAMENT APPROVED A BILL TUESDAY THAT LAWMAKERS SAID… Read More ›

Report: American, Iranian soldiers sharing base in Iraq

Report: American, Iranian soldiers sharing base in Iraq

BloombergView says US troops and Iran-backed Shiite militias are sharing the Taqqadum military base in Iraq; US officials reportedly concerned for their soldiers’ safety. The… Read More ›

Khamenei appears to reject key aspect of Lausanne framework

Khamenei appears to reject key aspect of Lausanne framework

Iran’s supreme leader specifically rejects limits on Tehran’s research and development into nuclear technology that would last a decade or more.   WASHINGTON – Iran’s… Read More ›