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|John Brennan Stands By His Claim That Trump’s Behavior Is ‘Treasonous’
Former CIA Director John Brennan is sticking by his assertion that President
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 12:36 PM
|Customers Rally After Yelp Reviewer Calls Cafe's Gay Pride Flag 'Disgusting'
An anti-gay review on Yelp that called a restaurant in Dorchester,
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:52 AM
|German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors said Saturday they are taking seriously a Yazidi refugee's claim that she ran into her former Islamic State captor twice in Germany, but say they need more information to identify him.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2018 7:04 PM
|Turkey lifts travel ban on German journalist
Turkey has reversed its decision to ban a German journalist from leaving the country while she awaits trial on charges of being a member of a terrorist organization, the journalist said on her Twitter account on Monday. Mesale Tolu confirmed on her Twitter account German media reports that the travel ban Turkish authorities imposed since she was released from prison in December after eight months in detention had been suspended. "As a result of my lawyer's application, my ban on traveling abroad has been lifted," Tolu wrote on her Twitter account in Turkish.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 2:55 AM
|Venezuelans flee economic crisis at home
The Pentagon is preparing to dispatch a hospital ship to Colombia and possibly other parts of South America to help relieve strain on health care systems overloaded by an influx of hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans. An estimated 2.3 million Venezuelans have fled the crisis-torn country as of June, mainly to Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2018 12:55 PM
|Kansas Postal Worker Finds Giant Boa Constrictor Wrapped Around Mailbox
No letters for these folks today!
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2018 2:06 PM
|Shots fired at US embassy in Ankara, no casualties
Gunshots were fired early Monday at the US embassy in Ankara but caused no casualties, Turkish and American officials said, amid escalating tensions between the two NATO allies. Six shots were fired at the US embassy, the Ankara governor's office said, adding that three bullets hit the iron gate and window wall. "There are no casualties," it said.
POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:18 AM
|Father, son drive through flames to escape forest fire
Justin Bilton and his 70-year-old father barely escaped as the Howe Ridge Fire closed in on them in West Glacier, Montana.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 4:55 AM
|Powerful magnitude 8.2 earthquakes strikes near Fiji, no tsunami triggered
A powerful 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck the Pacific Ocean near the islands of Fiji and Tonga on Sunday local time.
POSTED AUGUST 18, 2018 9:24 PM
|Trump: Mueller’s Russia probe makes ‘Joseph McCarthy look like a baby!’
President Trump claimed that Robert Mueller’s investigation into Moscow’s interference with the 2016 U.S. elections is more extreme than Sen. Joseph McCarthy's hunt for Communists in the U.S. government in the 1950s.
POSTED AUGUST 19, 2018 10:32 AM