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|The UN General Assembly Turns Into A Fight Between Trump And Iran
President Donald Trump on Tuesday attacked Iran in a heated speech at the
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:53 PM
|11 Days After Florence, South Carolinians Are Bracing For The Worst
Florence exited the U.S. last week after wreaking havoc across swathes of the
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 6:34 AM
|A Rosenstein departure could raise new conflict-of-interest issues for Justice Dept.
If Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein gets fired or resigns, the chain of command gets murky.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 6:09 PM
|Mormon Women's Group Calls On LDS Senators To Investigate Claims Against Kavanaugh
A coalition of women from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 11:39 PM
|US arrests Chinese national on spying charge
A Chinese national who came to the US on a student visa and later enlisted in the army reserves was arrested Tuesday in Chicago and accused of helping Beijing attempt to recruit American scientists and engineers. Ji Chaoqun was allegedly tasked with providing Chinese intelligence with biographical information about eight American citizens -- some of whom were US defense contractors. The 27-year-old, who first arrived in Chicago in 2013 to study electrical engineering on a student visa, was charged with one count of knowingly acting as an agent of a foreign government without prior notification to the US Attorney General.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 12:14 AM
|Smith & Wesson Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Issuing Report On Gun Violence, Safety
Shareholders of Smith & Wesson, the largest U.S. firearm manufacturer, voted
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 4:52 PM
|'Waste Land' — 67 Superfund sites across 45 states
With the support of a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1985, American photographer David T. Hanson traveled to 67 Superfund sites across 45 states that represented a cross section of industries whose practices have decimated the environment. Now, the full series has been published for the first time in 'Waste Land' (Taverner Press, September 2018).
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 1:05 PM
|China denies Hong Kong port visit for U.S. navy ship amid trade tensions
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China has denied a request for a U.S. warship to visit Hong Kong, the U.S. consulate in the Chinese city said on Tuesday, amid rising tension between Beijing and Washington over trade and a U.S. decision to sanction the Asian nation's military. The amphibious assault ship Wasp had been due to make a port call in the former British colony of Hong Kong in October, diplomatic sources said. "The Chinese Government did not approve a request for a U.S. port visit to Hong Kong by the USS Wasp," a consulate spokeswoman said.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 5:49 AM
|Man Walks Into Police Station, Confesses to Killing Connecticut Jogger in 2014: Cops
William Winters Leverett, a registered sex offender, told Simsbury police he fatally stabbed insurance executive Melissa Millan.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 9:52 AM
|Fiona Hill, Trump's top expert on Russia, is quietly shaping a tougher U.S. policy
For nearly two decades, British-American scholar Fiona Hill has followed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s trajectory.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 5:00 AM