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Adopting a dog could lengthen your life, study says

Fall also adds that there may be slight differences between dog owners and non-owners well before any of the two groups were exposed to dogs, which could have influenced the results. After all, a dog must be walked, so dog owners walk more than non...

Couple at odds with Texas sheriff over anti-Trump sticker

During the press conference, Nehls said he had no regrets about the controversial Facebook post . "Our Prosecutor has informed us she would accept Disorderly Conduct charges regarding it, but I feel we could come to an agreement regarding a modi...

UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe

Trump says on Twitter he needs "all" on the council to renew the so-called JIM "to ensure that Assad Regime does not commit mass murder with chemical weapons ever again". The attack on April 4 triggered global outrage as images of dying children were...

UCLA basketball players arrested in China are headed home

TMZ reports that Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley just touched down at LAX airport moments ago following a 13-hour flight out from Shanghai, China . However, the fact that the charges have been reduced means that the players and their families h...

The Dream Chaser Made A Successful Glide-Test

He says that the company will carry out the shipment of cargo to the ISS, for the first time this will be done in 2020. This landing seems to have gone much better, based on the pictures that Sierra Nevada released, though the company hasn't given mu...

Children shot an Northern California elementary school

Several shots were fired at 8 a.m. local time at the Rancho Tehama School in Corning, located in rural Tehama County, Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston told the San Francisco Chronicle . About 100 students attend the school, which has kindergart...

Dem Reads Trump Tweets During Sessions Hearing

Sessions testified at an open hearing in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, and Conyers made a decision to base his first line of questioning on the following Trump tweets. "But it was a form of chaos every day from day one". Sessio...

Roy Moore Accuser Describes 1977 Assault: I Was "Begging Him To Stop"

When the Post's story first broke last Thursday, McConnell had said Moore should step aside if the allegations were true . The allegation came on day when Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Moore should quit the contest, and Moore fired b...

Forecast: Chilly Week Ahead With Some Rain

Moving into Sunday the chance of rain will dissipate and expect temperatures to decrease. A cold front swings through drawing in colder air. Thursday and Friday look like they will be mostly sunny with highs warming to above normal in the mid...

Trump trades grade school insults with Kim Jong

Is it a sign the administration's approach to North Korea is working, even as Washington and Pyongyang continue to exchange volleys in a war of words? "It is a hell that no person deserves", Trump said. Joseph Yun, Washington's top North Korean off...

16 dead after boat capsizes in Andhra

A total of 38 passengers and three crew members were on-board the vessel, which was operated by a private company and traveling along the Krishna river near Vijayawada on Sunday. As many as 15 people were either rescued by local fishermen or swam t...

Leaders of S. Korea, China mend ties, reaffirm efforts to denuclearize N

For the next two days, President Moon will attend the 25th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, along with officials and leaders from 20 other member economies. Indonesia and South Korea established diplomatic ties in 1973. South Korea and Indo...

Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadhav's execution to be suspended until the legal battle in Hague conclud...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to shipping it in 2020. The team is supposedly led by Mike Rockwell, who us...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks sat on the benches in 2013. Obama still owns a home...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, Twitter chose to permanently expand its iconic 140-character restrain...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in a while, in the past, they underestimated us". It was not pleasant fo...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and his business partner, Rick Gates, were charged with 12 offences, inclu...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation following Hariri's return from Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Moham...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt style. "But if you look at his values and those shared by his father and Ro...

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At least two killed, 13 injured in blast at a church

Note that the deadly explosions all reportedly occurred within 10 minutes of each other with the first explosion reportedly at 7.30 am local time (00:30 GMT). Television images sho...

Super-hot lava threat for Hawaii as Trump declares disaster

It has destroyed 36 structures, including 26 homes. Kilauea volcano began erupting lava into a residential neighborhood on the Big Island on May 3. "Because the lava intrusion ...

The Boring Company Has Almost Finished Digging A Tunnel Under LA

The Boring Company has been working for well more than a year on a tunnel that has its entrance in what was once a parking lot next to SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne, Calif...

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle once served as San Francisco's First Lady

At the shindig - hosted by Bill White and Bryan Eure - Don Jr. and Kim mingled with guests but stayed close together. The latest point of intrigue: the love life of Donald T...

Nepal FM visits Janakpur ahead of Modi visit

Sharma Oli, with New Delhi working swiftly to accelerate the pace of its joint connectivity initiatives in Nepal. PM Modi is coming here for the first time along with Nepal's Pri...

United States can't be 'economic policeman of the planet', France says

Merkel's conservative hardliners, both in the CDU and the Bavarian CSU, are reluctant to accept a eurozone finance minister, managing a "federal budget", mostly paid for by German ...

Russia calls for 'dialogue' between Israel and Iran

Earlier, after talks with the foreign Ministers of Russia and Germany Sergey Lavrov said that the Russian side is alarmed by the escalating tensions between Iran and Israel, and in...

Arizona woman accused of stalking man, sending over 65k text messages

In total, she is suspected of sending as many as 500 texts a day to the man and as many as 65,000 texts total, The Arizona Republic reported . On April 8, the victim called a de...

Fog this morning turning to mostly sunny skies

South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour , with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour . While the forecast shows possible thunderstorms on Wednesday , Thursday and Friday , Regan said...

First giant religious group announces break up with new boy scouts

The Mormon church said the move is part of a push to grow its worldwide reach and create a "uniform" and global youth leadership and development program. The move is important bec...

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#Popcorn Moment- AG Jeff Sessions On Illegal Immigration

#Popcorn Moment- AG Jeff Sessions On Illegal Immigration

Under the new policy of "zero tolerance", Sessions said the goal is for "100 percent" of all illegal border crossers to be referred by DHS to federal prosecutors and charged with...

Barbara Underwood: What to know about the acting NY attorney general

Barbara Underwood: What to know about the acting NY attorney general

Ms Selvaratnam also said he threatened to tap her phone among other threats. While the allegations against Schneiderman are "horrifying and inexcusable", Frosh said that Presid...

Google Maps goes beyond directions

Google Maps goes beyond directions

Whether you're meeting up with friends, hosting out-of-towners in your city or simply exploring someplace new, Google Maps will help you make quick decisions and find the best sp...

USA embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem ahead of move

USA embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem ahead of move

Paraguay is set to become the third country, after the USA and Guatemala, to transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israel said Monday. However, other countries have c...

Could Don Blankenship, the Trump of West Virginia, Cost Republicans the Senate?

Could Don Blankenship, the Trump of West Virginia, Cost Republicans the Senate?

After President Donald Trump used former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's loss to dissuade West Virginians from voting for coal baron and ex-convict Don Blankenship , Bl...