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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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House passes legislation extending concealed carry privilege across state lines

Richard Hudson (R-NC), author of the bill , said . "Only the NRA could propose something so ill-considered, unsafe and vile". Dan Donovan and Peter King. The "Concealed Carry R...

Same Sex Marriage Has Passed The Final Vote!

When the results of the vote in favour of the Bill were announced, the House and public galleries were full of cheers, shouts, applause, hugs, kisses and general jubilation, report...

Amazon's New Apple TV App May Have a Major Sound Issue

Apple listened to customer complaints, and promised way back in September that the service would make its way to the premium streaming box in question. Either way, with no headway ...

Flynn said Russian Federation sanctions would be 'ripped up' - congressman

Representative Elijah Cummings , the senior Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, recounted the whistleblower's allegations as part of a push to have Flynn and others testify...

Instagram now lets you archive your stories

From there, you can easily switch between your Posts Archive and your new Stories Archive . Instagram continues to build upon Stories, adding new elements that make it worth...

IOC suspends Russian Olympic committee

Yet, if individual athletes from the country wish to compete, they must undergo testing requirements to ensure "a level playing field". The Russian flag will not fly and its anthem...

United Kingdom and European Union fail to reach Brexit deal after crunch Brussels meeting

But critics say that it would effectively move the customs border between the United Kingdom and the Republic into the Irish Sea, if the rest of the United Kingdom was not in the...

Partly cloudy skies, temps above normal this weekend

Today (Sunday): Clouds linger through the morning hours, and a few showers aren't out of the question early on, as some upper-level energy clears the area. Tomorrow: Morning clou...

Here's How Much The Mueller Investigation Has Reportedly Cost So Far

Meanwhile, Mueller continues to lead the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, despite a complete lack of evidence that Russia interfered i...

Leclerc joins Ericsson at Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team

Alfa Romeo will return to the sport after an absence of 30 years as Sauber's title sponsor, with the Swiss team strengthening its Ferrari ties, having cancelled its planned Hon...

Special Reports

Trump lights National Christmas Tree

Trump lights National Christmas Tree

More than 150 volunteers from around the country spent more than 1,600 hours decorating the White House. Johnson works in the Pineville-Bell County Public Library. The decor inc...

Former US NSA pleads guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Former US NSA pleads guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

I accept full responsibility for my actions", he said. Flynn's plea, Warner said, "comes on the heels of a new report about the President's efforts to silence the independent, bi...

Russian Federation rejects USA call to cut ties with North Korea

Russian Federation rejects USA call to cut ties with North Korea

The missile was topped with a "super-large heavy warhead" and is capable of striking the U.S. mainland, according to reports from North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Age...

Hannity: 'It Was San Francisco's Sanctuary City Policies That Killed Kate Steinle'

Hannity: 'It Was San Francisco's Sanctuary City Policies That Killed Kate Steinle'

President Trump late Thursday tweeted that the not guilty verdict in the Kate Steinle murder trial was "disgraceful", highlighting his apparent frustration at the resolution...

White House plan to replace Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency chief

White House plan to replace Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency chief

The timing of Tillerson's expected departure remains uncertain, but multiple officials said the shake-up could come at the end of the year or early next. More junior-level adviser...