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South Korea to nix intelligence-sharing deal with Japan, alarming US military officials

South Korea to nix intelligence-sharing deal with Japan, alarming US military officials

South Korea's move prompted immediate concern from U.S. military officials and comes in the wake of repeated North Korean missile tests.        ... Continue Reading
The first manned dive to the Titanic in 14 years found a wreck in 'shocking' decay. The photos are spooky

The first manned dive to the Titanic in 14 years found a wreck in 'shocking' decay. The photos are spooky

The first manned trip to the Titanic's final resting place in 14 years revealed a deteriorating wreck being eaten by bacteria.        ... Continue Reading
Starbucks announces early return of Pumpkin Spice Latte and where to find the fall flavor

Starbucks announces early return of Pumpkin Spice Latte and where to find the fall flavor

Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte or the PSL for short returns Aug. 27, a day earlier than 2018. Dunkin' brings back pumpkin Aug. 21.        ... Continue Reading
It's Tooth Fairy Day! Here's 5 funny excuses for forgetful tooth fairies

It's Tooth Fairy Day! Here's 5 funny excuses for forgetful tooth fairies

The Tooth Fairy pays on average $3.70 per tooth, but that's when the tooth fairy shows up. These parents had some clever reasons the fairy forgot.        ... Continue Reading
Need a job? Move here: The cities adding the most jobs in every state

Need a job? Move here: The cities adding the most jobs in every state

Even in a labor market experiencing healthy job growth, these cities have stood above the pack.        ... Continue Reading
Connecticut police heard complaints about lewdness at a public park. They arrested six people over 60 years old

Connecticut police heard complaints about lewdness at a public park. They arrested six people over 60 years old

A group of people was arrested for 'sexual activity' in a public park in Connecticut. Each of them was at least 60 years old.        ... Continue Reading
Disgruntled cook had arsenal of guns, threatened mass shooting at Long Beach Marriott hotel, police say

Disgruntled cook had arsenal of guns, threatened mass shooting at Long Beach Marriott hotel, police say

Police say they discovered multiple firearms, bullets and high-magazines at Rodolfo Montoya's home after he was arrested in Huntington Beach, Calif.        ... Continue Reading
Hundreds of thousands of Africans were enslaved in America. Wanda Tucker believes her relatives were the first

Hundreds of thousands of Africans were enslaved in America. Wanda Tucker believes her relatives were the first

Wanda Tucker knew when she arrived in Angola, the void she felt was bigger than any one ancestor. It was of an entire people missing its past.        ... Continue Reading
Report: Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador

Report: Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said he was actually one of the first people to raise the possibility of purchasing Greenland.        ... Continue Reading
Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's? Vote on your pick for the best fast food chicken sandwich

Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's? Vote on your pick for the best fast food chicken sandwich

As Popeyes, Chick-fil-A and Wendy's battle over the best chicken sandwich, it's time for our readers to weigh in.        ... Continue Reading
Gas prices: Expect relief at the pump this fall, AAA says

Gas prices: Expect relief at the pump this fall, AAA says

When filling-up at the pump this fall, U.S. motorists are projected to find savings of more than 25 cents compared to the summer, AAA says.        ... Continue Reading
'I'm sorry': Park visitor returns heart-shaped rock to Great Smoky Mountains with apology letter

'I'm sorry': Park visitor returns heart-shaped rock to Great Smoky Mountains with apology letter

A tourist named Karina returned a heart-shaped rock to Great Smoky Mountains National Park with a donation and an apology letter.        ... Continue Reading
ABC announces moderators and details for the third Democratic debate in Houston

ABC announces moderators and details for the third Democratic debate in Houston

On Sept. 12 and 13, at least ten Democratic presidential candidates will debate at Texas Southern University, an HBCU in Houston, Texas.        ... Continue Reading
Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA

Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA

Serena Williams is lending her voice to a campaign that puts a spotlight on financial abuse, an aspect of domestic violence        ... Continue Reading
Humanoid robot launched into space: Russian Soyuz rocket blasts off towards ISS

Humanoid robot launched into space: Russian Soyuz rocket blasts off towards ISS

The humanoid robot is en route to the International Space Station as part of tests of a new rocket.        ... Continue Reading
Karamo Brown shuts down critics of Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting, says he's a 'good guy'

Karamo Brown shuts down critics of Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting, says he's a 'good guy'

"Only way things get better is if we try to educate those who have different POV than us," Karamo Brown said of Sean Spicer's "DWTS" casting.        ... Continue Reading
Opinion: Keep 2020 Olympians away from Trump until after the election

Opinion: Keep 2020 Olympians away from Trump until after the election

There should be no White House visit immediately after the 2020 Olympics, Christine Brennan writes. The athletes should wait until after election.        ... Continue Reading
Big favorites at sportsbooks for second time in 10 days, Houston Astros let down bettors again

Big favorites at sportsbooks for second time in 10 days, Houston Astros let down bettors again

The Houston Astros closed as high as -600 at some sportsbooks, but the Detroit Tigers used two solo homers to beat them, 2-1, on Wednesday.        ... Continue Reading
When one of my students grows up to be a moral adult, I'm shocked. And inspired.

When one of my students grows up to be a moral adult, I'm shocked. And inspired.

In a world that rewards selfishness, how did my student become a person of principle? And how can our schools lead more students in that direction?        ... Continue Reading
Trump's disastrous trade war won't head off a recession, and it might help cause one

Trump's disastrous trade war won't head off a recession, and it might help cause one

We're going to have a recession sooner or later. But Trump's trade war hurts the economy, and his tax cut ideas won't help. Here's what we should do.        ... Continue Reading