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President Trump hits Mexico for 'taking our money and sending us drugs'

President Trump hits Mexico for 'taking our money and sending us drugs'

President Donald Trump blasted Mexico on Thursday for what he described as a one-way relationship in which the U.S. is disadvantaged on immigration and trade.         ... Continue Reading
T. Rex tongues were probably stuck to the bottom of their mouths

T. Rex tongues were probably stuck to the bottom of their mouths

Sure, the Tyrannosaurus rex was one scary dinosaur, but it had some quirks.         ... Continue Reading
Poll: Democrats still hold a midterm edge, but it's narrower than before

Poll: Democrats still hold a midterm edge, but it's narrower than before

Poll: Democrats still hold a midterm edge over Republicans, but it's narrower as more say the US is headed in the right direction.         ... Continue Reading
Norman King becomes the first college graduate of this small indigenous tribe

Norman King becomes the first college graduate of this small indigenous tribe

King’s inspiring journey to graduation shows value of teaching children provisions for life.         ... Continue Reading
XXXTentacion shooting: Suspect held without bond on first-degree murder charge

XXXTentacion shooting: Suspect held without bond on first-degree murder charge

A Florida magistrate judge has ordered Dedrick Williams, the man suspected of killing rapper XXXTentacion, to be held without bond on a first-degree murder charge, the Broward County prosecutor's office confirmed to USA TODAY.         ... Continue Reading
Barry Trotz to take over as coach of the Islanders

Barry Trotz to take over as coach of the Islanders

Days after resigning as head coach of the Washington Capitals, Barry Trotz is headed to the New York Islanders.         ... Continue Reading
First lady Melania Trump steps in again on migrant kids crisis in surprise trip to Texas

First lady Melania Trump steps in again on migrant kids crisis in surprise trip to Texas

The first lady visited a center for detained migrant children in McAllen, Texas.         ... Continue Reading
House Republican leaders postpone vote on immigration bill in attempt to gain more support

House Republican leaders postpone vote on immigration bill in attempt to gain more support

Two House leadership aides confirmed that House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy planned to reschedule the vote on the bill for Friday in order to allow more time to gather support for the measure.         ... Continue Reading
Israeli PM's wife accused of fraud in ordering gourmet meals worth $100,000

Israeli PM's wife accused of fraud in ordering gourmet meals worth $100,000

Sara Netanyhau accused of fraudulent ordering gourmet meals worth $100,000 and falsifying documents to hide it.         ... Continue Reading
Separated migrant children may be housed in quiet buildings on your block

Separated migrant children may be housed in quiet buildings on your block

Many neighbors had no idea what the nondescript buildings were, assuming maybe a day-care center or orphanage. They were surprised to learn they housed minors who entered U.S. without parents or guardians.         ... Continue Reading
Supreme Court allows states to collect sales taxes on more online transactions

Supreme Court allows states to collect sales taxes on more online transactions

The Supreme Court upended the nation's Internet marketplace, ruling that many online retailers must collect and remit state sales taxes. The decision, which overturns an earlier Supreme Court precedent, will boost state revenues at the expense of consumers and sellers who have avoided sales taxes.         ... Continue Reading
Johnny Depp's Rolling Stone interview does little to repair his big-spender reputation

Johnny Depp's Rolling Stone interview does little to repair his big-spender reputation

"It's insulting to say that I spent $30,000 on wine," says Depp of one of the more wasteful expenditures noted in a lawsuit from his former financial managers. "Because it was far more."         ... Continue Reading
Mom bathes 1-year-old son with rare skin disorder in bleach to keep him alive

Mom bathes 1-year-old son with rare skin disorder in bleach to keep him alive

A mom from Washington state bathes her 1-year-old son with harlequin ichthyosis in bleach twice a week, because she wants him to defy the odds. Alicia Barber is hopeful she won't need to use the toxic chemical forever. She's searching for other options.         ... Continue Reading
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns after 'consensual relationship with an Intel employee'

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns after 'consensual relationship with an Intel employee'

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after he had a "past consensual relationship with an Intel employee," the company said. His sudden exit comes after an internal and external investigation ordered by the company "confirmed a violation of Intel’s non-fraternization policy," Intel said.         ... Continue Reading
The 10 best movies of 2018 (so far), ranked

The 10 best movies of 2018 (so far), ranked

From the super 'Black Panther' to the scary 'Hereditary' and everything in between, here are the 10 best movies of 2018 so far.         ... Continue Reading
Hold Mexico and other countries accountable for their immigrant children

Hold Mexico and other countries accountable for their immigrant children

Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras haven't done enough to stop families from showing up at America's border.         ... Continue Reading
Days of torrential rain lead to Texas' worst flooding since Hurricane Harvey

Days of torrential rain lead to Texas' worst flooding since Hurricane Harvey

Days of torrential rain have led to widespread flooding in southeastern Texas, the state's worst floods since Hurricane Harvey last year. Since Tuesday, 5 to 10 inches of rain has fallen along the Texas coast from the border to around 125 miles south of Houston, with over 15 inches in some areas.         ... Continue Reading
World Cup reporter who was sexually assaulted on air doesn't want to be 'a victim'

World Cup reporter who was sexually assaulted on air doesn't want to be 'a victim'

Julieth González Therán was reporting on the World Cup from Saransk, Russia, when a man ran up to her during a live shot, grabbed her breast, kissed her on the cheek and ran away.         ... Continue Reading
11 things Reviewed editors can't live without during summer

11 things Reviewed editors can't live without during summer

These products are perfect for the beach and home.         ... Continue Reading
'Was that a man or a woman?' Trump mocks protester at Minnesota rally

'Was that a man or a woman?' Trump mocks protester at Minnesota rally

After protesters interrupted President Donald Trump's Duluth, Minnesota, rally, the president mocked one protester's appearance questioning whether they were a man or a woman. "Because he needs a haircut more than I do," Trump joked as the protester was escorted out of the event.         ... Continue Reading