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White House: The Difference Between Trump And Franken Is Franken 'Admitted Wrongdoing'

White House: The Difference Between Trump And Franken Is Franken 'Admitted Wrongdoing'

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that the allegations of sexual assault against Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) are different from those President Donald Trump has faced because Trump has denied any wrongdoing.

Charles Manson alive, but reportedly on death's doorstep in California hospital: 'It’s just a matter of time'

Charles Manson alive, but reportedly on death's doorstep in California hospital: 'It’s just a matter of time'

Mass murderer Charles Manson is alive in a California hospital, but new reports suggest he may be near to death after serving more than four decades behind bars for committing one of the most notorious crimes in modern history.

Jay-Z Writes How ‘Probation Is A Trap’ In Powerful Meek Mill Op-Ed

Jay-Z Writes How ‘Probation Is A Trap’ In Powerful Meek Mill Op-Ed

Jay-Z continued to show his support for fellow rapper Meek Mill in a poignant New York Times opinion piece published Friday.

All hail Roy Moore at 'pro-family' rally, while accusations pile up

All hail Roy Moore at 'pro-family' rally, while accusations pile up

A “pro-family” rally in Birmingham, Ala., featured tributes to embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore by a parade of supporters — including one with a stalking conviction and one who has blamed Hurricane Sandy on gay marriage – but no comments from Moore himself on the latest accusations against him....

Newly Flipped Witness May Have Info on Flynn

Newly Flipped Witness May Have Info on Flynn

Tom Winter talks with Rachel Maddow about new reporting that Reza Zarrab, a Turkish-Iranian national wanted by Turkey and charged in the U.S. for sanctions violations is talking with prosecutors and may have information about Mike Flynn.

Some People Think Starbucks Is Promoting 'Gay Agenda' On Holiday Cups

Some People Think Starbucks Is Promoting 'Gay Agenda' On Holiday Cups

It seems like outrage over Starbucks cups is almost as much of a holiday tradition as crowded malls, Mariah Carey and sappy movie marathons.

Argentine navy hunts for missing submarine

Argentine navy hunts for missing submarine

Argentina's navy was hunting Friday for one of its submarines which has been reported missing off the country's south coast with a crew of 44 on board. The navy said it had not had contact with the submarine, the San Juan, for 48 hours. "We have not been able to find, or have...

School cancels Muslim speaker after teacher organising presentation receives threats

School cancels Muslim speaker after teacher organising presentation receives threats

A teacher at Northeastern Middle School in Bristol, Connecticut, had invited a local Muslim woman to speak about her faith and sent a note to parents informing them of the event. The letter, which was posted online, introduced the speaker as a New York City native who resided in Connecticut and...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders: Trump Thinks the Roy Moore Allegations Are ‘Very Troubling’

Sarah Huckabee Sanders: Trump Thinks the Roy Moore Allegations Are ‘Very Troubling’

The White House on Thursday declined to take a stand on whether embattled Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore should drop out of the race, as the sexual misconduct scandal buffeting Moore continues to grow.

Joe Biden shares his favorite memes of him and Barack Obama: 'They're all true'

Joe Biden shares his favorite memes of him and Barack Obama: 'They're all true'

Former Vice President Barack Obama shared some of his favorite memes poking fun at his bromance with Barack Obama in a recent interview, saying, "in essence, they're all true." “I feel good about it,” Biden said to NBC News about the memes.

Senate Dems Leave No Room For Ambiguity In Denouncing Al Franken

Senate Dems Leave No Room For Ambiguity In Denouncing Al Franken

Democratic senators were unequivocal on Thursday in their calls for an investigation into sexual assault allegations against Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.),

Senate Republicans Slip 'Flimflam' Paid Leave Proposal Into Tax Bill

Senate Republicans Slip 'Flimflam' Paid Leave Proposal Into Tax Bill

Tucked inside the Senate Republicans’ latest tax bill is a proposal they’re touting as a paid family leave plan.

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in N.Korea

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in N.Korea

Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene problems that experts say have plagued the isolated country for decades. At a briefing on Wednesday, lead surgeon Lee Cook-jong displayed photos showing dozens of...

Mugabe emerges from house arrest amid pressure to exit

Mugabe emerges from house arrest amid pressure to exit

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe emerged for the first time Friday from military-imposed house arrest, presiding at a university graduation ceremony in a fragile show of normalcy even as former loyalists across the country demanded that he resign after nearly four...

Head Of Puerto Rico Power Utility Resigns As More Controversy Plagues Island

Head Of Puerto Rico Power Utility Resigns As More Controversy Plagues Island

The head of Puerto Rico’s power utility resigned Friday while facing scrutiny for the slow progress being made on restoring the island’s power grid eight weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory.

Supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga clash with police in Nairobi, Kenya

Supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga clash with police in Nairobi, Kenya

Two people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga in Nairobi.

Man accidentally shoots himself and wife at church while discussing church shootings

Man accidentally shoots himself and wife at church while discussing church shootings

A man accidentally shot himself and his wife while discussing church shootings at a church in Tennessee, police have said. Tellico Plains police say a man in his 80s accidentally discharged his gun during a Thanksgiving luncheon at the First United Methodist Church. As they cleaned up from the...

Scientists Can Now Tell How Much Glaciers Melting Will Affect Specific Cities

Scientists Can Now Tell How Much Glaciers Melting Will Affect Specific Cities

New York will be most affected by the northeastern part of the Greenland ice sheet

Ivanka Trump warned to stay quiet after speaking out about sexual assault allegations

Ivanka Trump warned to stay quiet after speaking out about sexual assault allegations

First daughter Ivanka Trump's harsh statement about Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore drew some backlash from Breitbart this week.

Ohio Lawmaker Quits After Having 'Inappropriate Conduct' With Man In His Office

Ohio Lawmaker Quits After Having 'Inappropriate Conduct' With Man In His Office

An Ohio lawmaker known for his devotion to “family values” has stepped down after allegedly engaging in “inappropriate conduct with another man” in his office.

We Really Need To Stop Acting Like Heartless Jerks About Gender Identity

We Really Need To Stop Acting Like Heartless Jerks About Gender Identity

New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority retired the use of “ladies and gentlemen” in its service announcements last week and began using gender-neutral terms like “passengers” and “everyone” to address riders.

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Force Is Back (Maybe)

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Force Is Back (Maybe)

Russia’s Navy has a new nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) patrolling the world’s seas. On Friday, the submarine, Knyaz Vladimir, set sail on its first venture. The sub is the first of five upgraded Borei-class submarines that Russia is building.

Freeport evacuating Indonesian mine worker families after shootings

Freeport evacuating Indonesian mine worker families after shootings

U.S. miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc is evacuating spouses and children of workers from its giant Indonesian copper mine after a string of shootings in the area raised security concerns. The move follows efforts by Indonesian authorities on Friday to evacuate villages near Freeport’s Grasberg mine in...

The Best Black Friday Fashion Deals On Clothes, Shoes And More

The Best Black Friday Fashion Deals On Clothes, Shoes And More

Just because there are a handful of stores staying closed on Thanksgiving Day doesn’t mean you have to wait to get an early start on your Black Friday shopping.

Syria troops, allies retake most of last IS-held town: monitor

Syria troops, allies retake most of last IS-held town: monitor

Syrian troops and allied fighters advanced Saturday to capture most of Albu Kamal, a monitor said, in a tug-of-war over the Islamic State group's last urban stronghold in the country. The town in Syria's oil-rich Deir Ezzor province has changed hands several times, with government troops...

Museum Of The Bible, Brainchild Of Hobby Lobby Owner, Set To Open In D.C.

Museum Of The Bible, Brainchild Of Hobby Lobby Owner, Set To Open In D.C.

Steve Green, the president of the craft chain Hobby Lobby, has already earned a spot in American history books by winning a precedent-setting Supreme Court case about birth control.

Venezuela's Ousted Chief Prosecutor Says President Nicolas Maduro Is Responsible for 8,000 Murders

Venezuela's Ousted Chief Prosecutor Says President Nicolas Maduro Is Responsible for 8,000 Murders

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor on Thursday asked the International Criminal Court to open an investigation into President Nicolas Maduro and four other senior officials for alleged crimes against humanity.

Interior watchdog faults Zinke for incomplete travel records

Interior watchdog faults Zinke for incomplete travel records

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has failed to keep complete records of his taxpayer-financed travel, hampering an investigation into his use of private charter flights for government business, the Interior Department's internal watchdog said.

'Ghost Guns.' California Shooting Rampage Highlights Problem of Homemade Weapons

'Ghost Guns.' California Shooting Rampage Highlights Problem of Homemade Weapons

The Northern California shooter found an easy way around a court order prohibiting him from having guns: He built his own at home

Pope Francis Blasts 'Perverse Attitudes' Of Climate Change Deniers

Pope Francis Blasts 'Perverse Attitudes' Of Climate Change Deniers

Pope Francis is once again proving he has absolutely zero patience for climate change deniers.

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in North Korea

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in North Korea

By Josh Smith and Hyonhee Shin SEOUL (Reuters) - Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene problems that experts say have plagued the isolated country for decades. At a briefing on Wednesday, lead surgeon Lee...

Ivanka Trump's Company Shared Thanksgiving Advice On Twitter. It Did Not Go Over Well.

Ivanka Trump's Company Shared Thanksgiving Advice On Twitter. It Did Not Go Over Well.

Ivanka Trump’s team attempted to dish out some Thanksgiving decoration tips via Twitter earlier this week.

Woman Dies After Cleaning Scene Of Son's Suspected Drug Overdose

Woman Dies After Cleaning Scene Of Son's Suspected Drug Overdose

A Pennsylvania mother caring for her son after his suspected drug overdose is believed to have accidentally overdosed on the same substance while cleaning his home, leading to her death.

Iran says 'biased' French policy stoking Mideast crises

Iran says 'biased' French policy stoking Mideast crises

Iran said on Friday that "biased" French policy was stoking crises in the Middle East after Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian accused it of "hegemonic" ambitions in the region. "Unfortunately it seems that France has a biased and partisan approach to the crises in the...

See How the Earth Has Changed Over the Past 20 Years in This NASA Timelapse

See How the Earth Has Changed Over the Past 20 Years in This NASA Timelapse

A new 20-year NASA timelapse taken from space shows in just a few minutes how life on Earth shapes the planet year by year.

Violence in Greece breaks out after annual US Embassy march

Violence in Greece breaks out after annual US Embassy march

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of youths attacked police in Greece's two largest cities on Friday, hurling rocks, flares and gas bombs, following a large, peaceful march to mark the anniversary of the 1973 crackdown on a student uprising against Greece's former military dictatorship.

Polish Woman Says She Was Dragged Out Of Church After Unfurling Anti-Racism Banner

Polish Woman Says She Was Dragged Out Of Church After Unfurling Anti-Racism Banner

A Polish woman says she was booted out of a Catholic church service in Warsaw while protesting against racism and far-right nationalist groups.

Tesla Roadster Gets Revived for 2020

Tesla Roadster Gets Revived for 2020

Tesla unveiled a reimagined Roadster on Thursday that is essentially a redesign of its very first vehicle but with amped-up promises for speed and performance, and a $200,000 price tag. "The poin...

In Post-Weinstein Era, Trump Sexual Assault Accusers Await His Downfall

In Post-Weinstein Era, Trump Sexual Assault Accusers Await His Downfall

The women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault are patiently awaiting his undoing.

How the U.S. Military Could Soon Have a New Way to Crush North Korea's ICBMs

How the U.S. Military Could Soon Have a New Way to Crush North Korea's ICBMs

A US military upgraded Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, or EKV, a kinetic-force weapon that slams into its targets, destroyed an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time during a Missile Defense Agency test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system several months ago. The Missile...

Notorious Mafia 'boss of bosses' Toto Riina dead at 87

Notorious Mafia 'boss of bosses' Toto Riina dead at 87

ROME (AP) — Cosa Nostra's "boss of bosses," who was serving 26 life sentences as the convicted mastermind of dozens of murders of rivals for power on his Sicilian turf as well as prominent anti-Mafia heroes, died Friday in an Italian hospital prison ward.

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways.

Lebanon FM says Hariri crisis an attempt to create regional chaos

Lebanon FM says Hariri crisis an attempt to create regional chaos

Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil said on Friday a crisis triggered by the resignation of its prime minister was part of an "attempt to create chaos in the region", in an interview with Russia Today. Saad al-Hariri quit as prime minister in a broadcast from Saudi Arabia two...

23 Unique Gifts For Your Wife That Don’t Totally Suck

23 Unique Gifts For Your Wife That Don’t Totally Suck

Finding the right holiday gift for your wife can be stressful. Everything’s either too cheesy, too pricey or just plain boring.

The Kurdish Explosion Is Unleashing Demons

The Kurdish Explosion Is Unleashing Demons

The United States needs to put a stop to this flashpoint before it’s too late.

US nets 214 arrests in MS-13 gang sweep

US nets 214 arrests in MS-13 gang sweep

US authorities announced Thursday that 214 members of the notorious MS-13 gang had been arrested in a one-month sweep around the country. More than half of those picked up in the action which was led by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, were arrested on immigration violations. The...

Tesla Unveils World's Fastest Production Car In Surprise Announcement

Tesla Unveils World's Fastest Production Car In Surprise Announcement

Tesla on Thursday night unveiled its electric semi truck, but the massive new vehicle was overshadowed by what it was hauling inside.

10,744 more Kennedy assassination records released

10,744 more Kennedy assassination records released

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records — some that have never been previously disclosed — related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.

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