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Putin calls Obama to discuss Ukraine, IS group

Putin calls Obama to discuss Ukraine, IS group

Discussion follows NATO promise to step up military presence in east Europe amid conflict in Ukraine   Russian President Vladimir Putin called his US counterpart… Read More ›

GOP almost set for ’16, with only 3 governors left to get in

GOP almost set for ’16, with only 3 governors left to get in

Chris Christie, Scott Walker and John Kasich are set to join in race with 13 other high-profile Republican candidates   DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) —… Read More ›

Kerry: Iran must come clean on nuclear past

Kerry: Iran must come clean on nuclear past

US Secratary of State calls Iranian counterpart, says nuclear deal depends on honesty regarding Ayatollah’s history of nuclear weaponization. US Secretary of State John Kerry… Read More ›

Saunas and art therapy: Rehab for convicted Saudi extremists

Saunas and art therapy: Rehab for convicted Saudi extremists

Desert kingdom is revving up its jihadist rehabilitation program with religious education and counseling   RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — For most of his 20s,… Read More ›

A Georgetown law professor just perfectly captured the absurdity of Confederate pride

A Georgetown law professor just perfectly captured the absurdity of Confederate pride

  It’s been 150 years since the Civil War officially ended, but take a trip to certain regions in the south and you might get… Read More ›

Bill Gates: The real revolution will be self-driving cars, and Uber could get there first

Bill Gates: The real revolution will be self-driving cars, and Uber could get there first

  At a Financial Times event Wednesday evening, the paper’s editor interviewed Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. The two reportedly talked extensively about the economy, robots,… Read More ›

Tesla’s Gigafactory could change everything in Reno, Nevada

Tesla’s Gigafactory could change everything in Reno, Nevada

  Construction of Tesla’s $5 billion Gigafactory is in full swing. Although the massive battery factory is not even close to opening its doors, the… Read More ›

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 ›