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Six people aged 62 to 85 arrested for 'sexual activity' in woods after police surveillance operation

Six people aged 62 to 85 arrested for 'sexual activity' in woods after police surveillance operation

Six people aged 62 to 85 have been arrested after police officers went into the woods to watch them having sex.The group was arrested in a conservation area in Fairfield, Connecticut, which is some 87 acres in size.

Trump Claims He Is ‘Seriously’ Considering Ending Birthright Citizenship for Children of Illegal Immigrants

Trump Claims He Is ‘Seriously’ Considering Ending Birthright Citizenship for Children of Illegal Immigrants

President Trump said Wednesday that he is “seriously” considering issuing an executive order to end birthright citizenship for the children of illegal immigrants.Speaking to reporters outside the White House, Trump argued that it is “frankly ridiculous” that the U.S. affords citizenship to babies...

The northernmost reaches of the Earth are on fire. Here's what this record-breaking hot summer looks like from space.

The northernmost reaches of the Earth are on fire. Here's what this record-breaking hot summer looks like from space.

Climate change comes with a higher risk of wildfires. This summer, fires have ravaged the Arctic, and the flames can be seen from space.

U.S. removed almost 2.7 million barrels daily of Iranian oil from market: Pompeo

U.S. removed almost 2.7 million barrels daily of Iranian oil from market: Pompeo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has removed nearly 2.7 million barrels of Iranian oil from global markets daily as a result of Washington's decision to reimpose sanctions on all purchases of Iran's crude, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.

Beijing hits back after Trudeau vows to stand up to China

Beijing hits back after Trudeau vows to stand up to China

Beijing on Thursday accused Ottawa of worsening bilateral relations after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to stand up to China amid deepening diplomatic and trade disputes. The two countries have been locked in a feud since last December, when Canada detained top Huawei executive Meng...

A Florida man fed a kinkajou. The next morning, the 'super aggressive' exotic creature attacked him

A Florida man fed a kinkajou. The next morning, the 'super aggressive' exotic creature attacked him

A Florida man was attacked by a kinkajou, a raccoon-like carnivore native to the rain forests of Central and South America.

The Latest: Farm chief warns UK that EU will not be divided

The Latest: Farm chief warns UK that EU will not be divided

The European Union's agriculture chief says if British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lets the UK crash out of the EU without a deal on Oct. 31 it will create a "foul atmosphere" that will spill over into any negotiations on a future trade deal between the two. EU Farm Commission Phil...

Huawei’s founder just sent a desperate but brutal memo to workers

Huawei’s founder just sent a desperate but brutal memo to workers

When he was a younger man, Huawei's billionaire founder Ren Zhengfei joined China's People's Liberation Army as an engineer, at one point heading out with the army for China's frigid north as part of a crew tasked with building a synthetic fiber factory.That background no doubt...

We can't trust police to protect us from racist violence. They contribute to it

We can't trust police to protect us from racist violence. They contribute to it

White nationalists pervade law enforcement. Fighting far right violence means continuing our fight for police accountabilityProtesters shout anti-Nazi chants after chasing alt-right blogger Jason Kessler from a news conference on 13 August 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Photograph: Chip...

Man punches his own lawyer in court

Man punches his own lawyer in court

A defendant standing trial for attacking a corrections officer punched his own lawyer during a hearing in an Arizona courtroom.Footage of Lamont Payne's violent assault in Maricopa County was caught on court camera and released by officials.

Biden confronts Fox News reporter: 'You're going to go after me no matter what'

Biden confronts Fox News reporter: 'You're going to go after me no matter what'

2020 Democrat Joe Biden challenges Fox News' Peter Doocy after being asked about the size of his crowds in Iowa.

America has no good options in Afghanistan and is literally negotiating with terrorists because of it

America has no good options in Afghanistan and is literally negotiating with terrorists because of it

President Trump's officials have been negotiating with the Taliban to get out of Afghanistan, while the Taliban has been attacking Afghans.

Anderson Cooper: ‘If You Can’t Be Tough With the NRA, Go After the Danish Prime Minister’

Anderson Cooper: ‘If You Can’t Be Tough With the NRA, Go After the Danish Prime Minister’

Following President Trump’s sudden Tuesday night announcement that he was canceling his Denmark trip because the Danish won’t entertain the idea of selling Greenland to him, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper observed that the president couldn’t seem to muster the same tough talk in his dealings with the...

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

A 24-year-old Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in jail Thursday for a knife killing that sparked racist street violence and far-right protests in the eastern German city of Chemnitz. The court found that Alaa Sheikhi, together with an Iraqi man still at large, stabbed to death...

'Storm Area 51' event pushes rural Nevada county to declare emergency

'Storm Area 51' event pushes rural Nevada county to declare emergency

Lincoln County commissioner pre-signed an emergency declaration ahead of the "Storm Area 51" raid event that's drawn more than 2 million RSVPs.

China warns UK to stay out of its affairs after arrest of British Consul worker

China warns UK to stay out of its affairs after arrest of British Consul worker

China warned the UK not to meddle in its affairs over Hong Kong on Wednesday after the arrest of a British Consulate official worsened already strained ties between Beijing and London. Simon Cheng, 28, a trade and investment officer at the Hong Kong consulate’s Scottish Development International...

Farmer's threat prompts U.S. Agriculture Department to pull staff from crop tour

Farmer's threat prompts U.S. Agriculture Department to pull staff from crop tour

CORALVILLE, Iowa/CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday it had pulled all staff from an annual crop tour after an employee was threatened, and three sources said the threat of violence was made during a phone call from an angry farmer. U.S. farmers have complained...

The police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner has been fired. The guy who filmed it is still in prison.

The police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner has been fired. The guy who filmed it is still in prison.

Former NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo escaped criminal prosecution. Ramsey Orta, the man who filmed the deadly encounter, has been locked up for years.

CNN Pundit’s Bodyguard Charged with Assault after Removing Reporter Covering Her Speech

CNN Pundit’s Bodyguard Charged with Assault after Removing Reporter Covering Her Speech

CNN pundit April Ryan's security guard has been charged with assault after he forcibly removed a local New Jersey reporter from an event at which Ryan was delivering a speech.Charlie Kravotil, editor of New Brunswick Today, claims that Ryan's bodyguard, 30-year-old Joel Morris, approached...

Iceland's leader won't be around to welcome Pence

Iceland's leader won't be around to welcome Pence

Iceland's leader has announced that she will skip U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's visit to her Nordic nation, opting instead to keep "prior commitments" by attending a trade union conference and meetings in Sweden. Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir said that she's...

US mental health staff warned not to contradict Trump after mass shootings

US mental health staff warned not to contradict Trump after mass shootings

When Donald Trump targeted mental illness as the cause of the mass shootings that killed 31 people in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, federal health officials made sure no government experts might contradict him.A Health and Human Services (HHS) directive on 5 August warned communication staffers...

Syria regime forces take full control of key town

Syria regime forces take full control of key town

Syrian regime forces took full control of a key northwestern town Wednesday, surrounding rebel-backing Turkish forces at a nearby observation post, a war monitor said. The advance on the town of Khan Sheikhun in Idlib province comes after months of air strikes on the area by the Syrian regime and...

Yale failed to stop professor who sexually assaulted students over decades, report says

Yale failed to stop professor who sexually assaulted students over decades, report says

A report commissioned by Yale says a professor assaulted at least five students, and an investigation in 1994 failed to stop him.

China State Media Says U.K. Consulate Worker Visited Prostitute

China State Media Says U.K. Consulate Worker Visited Prostitute

(Bloomberg) -- Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here.China detained a U.K. consulate staffer from Hong Kong for visiting a prostitute, a Chinese newspaper alleged, a new twist in a case that has raised concerns Beijing is trying to warn the...

Joe Biden gets defensive about crowd size in Iowa

Joe Biden gets defensive about crowd size in Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden rejects comparisons to rivals' campaign events, claims he is drawing crowds 'bigger than anybody' in Iowa.

UPDATE 1-Putin says U.S. is able to deploy new cruise missile in Europe

UPDATE 1-Putin says U.S. is able to deploy new cruise missile in Europe

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the United States was now in a position to deploy a new land-based cruise missile in Romania and Poland, a scenario he considered a threat that Moscow would need to respond to. The Pentagon said on Monday it had tested a...

Police Arrest Two Louisiana Men in 39-Year-Old Cold Case Murder of Teen

Police Arrest Two Louisiana Men in 39-Year-Old Cold Case Murder of Teen

Rapides Parish Sheriff's OfficeAfter nearly four decades, Louisiana police have charged two men they believe brutally raped and murdered an 18-year-old girl before disposing of her body in the woods.Leo Laird, 64, and Gary Haymon, 54, were both charged on Monday in the death of 18-year-old...

Drivers in Idaho keep harassing busloads of immigrants' children on their way to pre-school

Drivers in Idaho keep harassing busloads of immigrants' children on their way to pre-school

One driver reported experiencing threatening incidents with other drivers while she was driving a busload of children under the age of five.

The Latest: Merkel says her 30-days remark not a deadline

The Latest: Merkel says her 30-days remark not a deadline

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says a suggestion she made that a solution to the Brexit dispute be solved in 30 days shouldn't be interpreted as a strict deadline. Some commentators in Britain had interpreted her comment as a deadline to Johnson, who wants to take Britain out of the European...

U.S. Drone Shot Down over Yemen

U.S. Drone Shot Down over Yemen

A U.S. drone was shot down over Yemen late on Tuesday by a surface-to-air missile, U.S. officials said.Officials believe Iran provided Houthi rebels with the missile, which downed the U.S. military MQ-9 drone southeast of Sanaa, capital of Yemen.The U.S. is expected to publicly chastise Iran for...

Guns are a huge part of American society; taking them away won't help: Today's talker

Guns are a huge part of American society; taking them away won't help: Today's talker

Guns are vital for protection in America. The acts of the few shouldn't affect citizens' rights to guns, which is protected by the Second Amendment.

Jail parents over skipping school? Some 2020 Democrats threatened it -- and some say no

Jail parents over skipping school? Some 2020 Democrats threatened it -- and some say no

Kamala Harris says she didn't send anyone to jail, but critics say her policy "perpetuates poverty." Other 2020 Dems worked to decriminalize truancy.

Migrants in limbo again after landing in Italy

Migrants in limbo again after landing in Italy

Dozens of migrants who disembarked on Italy's Lampedusa island were again in limbo Wednesday as a European deal to redistribute them failed to materialise and Madrid said it could hit the Spanish charity with a huge fine for rescuing them. The prospect of a penalty comes after a protracted...

Russia, China seek U.N. Security Council meeting on U.S. missile developments

Russia, China seek U.N. Security Council meeting on U.S. missile developments

Russia and China have asked the United Nations Security Council to meet on Thursday over "statements by U.S. officials on their plans to develop and deploy medium-range missiles," according to the request seen by Reuters. Moscow and Beijing want to convene the 15-member council under the...

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2

From Charles Manson to William "Junior" Pierce

A shark attacked a woman in Hawaii, and authorities are warning it's 'still in the area'

A shark attacked a woman in Hawaii, and authorities are warning it's 'still in the area'

A 27-year-old woman was bitten twice by a shark while swimming on Tuesday. She is reportedly recovering and in "good health."

The Latest: Philadelphia police commissioner resigning

The Latest: Philadelphia police commissioner resigning

A Philadelphia official says the resignation of Police Commissioner Richard Ross is related to allegations made by a corporal and a patrol officer against several department employees. Deana Gamble is a spokeswoman for Mayor Jim Kenney. Kenney's announcement Tuesday referred to a sexual...

The Satanic Sex Cult Leader Who Loved Animal Sacrifices, Orgies, and Murder

The Satanic Sex Cult Leader Who Loved Animal Sacrifices, Orgies, and Murder

VicePazuzu Algarad (real name: John Lawson) was a self-proclaimed Satanist who reveled in extremeness. With a moniker borrowed from The Exorcist, a face covered in tattoos and his teeth sharpened to fine points, Pazuzu spent his days and nights in his Clemmons, North Carolina, home cutting himself...

2016 Ford Mustang Roush Stage 3 Is A Wild Pony

2016 Ford Mustang Roush Stage 3 Is A Wild Pony

Here's your chance to get a babied, one-owner Roush Mustang at no reserve.Before Ford announced the return of the Shelby GT500 for the 2020 model year, the most performance you could squeeze out of a Mustang was from the aftermarket tuning world. The 2016 Ford Mustang Roush Stage 3 is a...

Ford's "Mustang-Inspired" Mach E Electric SUV Steps Out in Prototype Form

Ford's "Mustang-Inspired" Mach E Electric SUV Steps Out in Prototype Form

Said to arrive next year, this new battery-powered crossover promises 300 miles of range and a relatively affordable starting price.

Marianne Williamson pledges to remove Oval Office portrait of Andrew Jackson put there by Trump

Marianne Williamson pledges to remove Oval Office portrait of Andrew Jackson put there by Trump

Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson pledged to remove the portrait of former President Andrew Jackson that President Donald Trump chose to hang in the Oval Office if she is elected to be its next occupant.

Iraq paramilitary units blame US for base attacks

Iraq paramilitary units blame US for base attacks

Iraqi paramilitary units said Wednesday they held the US responsible for a string of mysterious blasts in recent weeks at their bases, renewing fears of a possible proxy war. Over the past month, alleged attacks have targeted four training camps and arms depots used by the Hashed al-Shaabi, a...

U.S. will act if Iranian tanker tries to deliver oil to Syria: Pompeo

U.S. will act if Iranian tanker tries to deliver oil to Syria: Pompeo

The tanker is carrying about 2 million barrels of oil.

Russia's new high-altitude drone just flew for the first time, and they want to arm it with one ton of bombs

Russia's new high-altitude drone just flew for the first time, and they want to arm it with one ton of bombs

On Tuesday, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared video of a test flight for the Altius-U, a major step forward in its drone program.

California blames Texas for San Francisco's homeless crisis

California blames Texas for San Francisco's homeless crisis

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says many homeless people on the streets of San Francisco are from Texas. Former California assemblyman turned Texas resident Chuck DeVore reacts.

Florida set to execute serial killer who preyed on gay men

Florida set to execute serial killer who preyed on gay men

A serial killer who preyed on older, gay men during an eight-month spree that left six dead on or near the U.S. East Coast a quarter century ago is scheduled to be executed Thursday evening. Gary Ray Bowles, 57, is set to receive a lethal injection at Florida State Prison in Stark. Many of the...

Luntz: ‘I was wrong’ on climate change

Luntz: ‘I was wrong’ on climate change

Luntz urged Democrats to "personalize, individualize and humanize" the impacts of climate change

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