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From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams.<p>World leaders pulled out the stops, and perhaps a thesaurus or two, to review President Donald Trump's first appearance at the UN General Assembly, the multi-day pageant of meetings known as the Super Bowl of …

North Korea

Oops! Mom Takes Daughter's Passport On Trip, Gets Stuck In Spain!

A 37 year-old British woman made a big mistake which turned her bargain birthday trip into a much pricier holiday.<p>Kelly Goodger went with a friend to …

Airlines

WATCH: Video Emerges Of First US Air-To-Air Kill In 18 Years

Advertisement - story continues below<p>Air-to-air kills have become increasingly rare in military combat due to advances in technologies and …

United States

I quit eating salad for good and I've never felt healthier

• <b>After dealing with chronic bloat and stomach problems, I decided to ditch salads.</b>• <b><br>Raw, cruciferous vegetables are tough to digest because they're fibrous.</b>• <b><br>If you have an unhealthy gastrointestinal tract or food insensitivites, then you're more likely to have a bad reaction to digesting raw …

Nutrition

Raccoon's Police Van Joy Ride Forces Officer to Pull Over

(DENVER) — A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield …

Policing

36 Dump-And-Cook Crockpot Recipes You Need To Try

Make chicken tetrazzini the easy way with this breezy recipe. The only thing you have to do when you get home at the end of the day is add cream …

Cooking

The Best Tacos in Every US State, Mapped

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, or drunk at 3 am, tacos are considered by many as one of mankind's greatest inventions. They're so great, in fact, that …

Restaurants

Hillary Clinton Tears Into Trump's 'Dark And Dangerous' UN Speech

The former secretary of state then explained what Trump should have said.<p>Hillary Clinton gave a scathing review to President Donald Trump’s United Nations speech on Tuesday, where he threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea.<p>“I thought it was very dark, dangerous, not the kind of message that the …

Hillary Clinton

Celebrating the Autumn Equinox in England: Pictures

Farmhouses

The foolproof way you can stop ID fraud

Former GCHQ worker Jamie Jamieson has put a ‘notice of correction’ on his credit file requiring a thumbprint for all credit applications<p>Identity theft has reached epidemic levels, but a retired GCHQ worker has taken matters into his own hands, literally, with what he claims is a foolproof way of …

Identity Theft

EPA head met with a mining CEO -- and then pushed forward a controversial mining project

<b>(CNN) —</b> Within hours of meeting with a mining company CEO, the new head of the US Environmental Protection Agency directed his staff to withdraw a plan to protect the watershed of Bristol Bay, Alaska, one of the most valuable wild salmon fisheries on Earth, according to interviews and government …

Environment

An investing legend who's nailed the bull market at every turn shares his best piece of advice

These days, anyone with a Twitter account can make a prediction on the market. And all across Wall Street, there are people making broad, widely-consumed prognostications despite never having set foot on a trading floor.<p>Legendary investor Laszlo Birinyi — who has nailed the eight-year bull market …

Trading

‘The American War’: Why you need to understand American racism to understand what happened in Vietnam

<i>After each episode of “The Vietnam War” airs, our new podcast — “The American War” — will break down the major themes and questions raised. We’ll talk to Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and others involved with the documentary for a new perspective on how the film was made and what it all means.</i><p><i>Subscribe:</i> …

Foreign Policy

Incredible 30-Day Journey Of A Cargo Ship In A Timelapse Shows What Most Of Us Will Never See In Our Lifetimes

Alas, for most people the life of a sailor remains just that, a dream. Luckily for us dreamers we have people like Jeffrey Tsang, a Canadian maritime …

Cargo Ships

Here’s what president Trump got right in his much ridiculed Africa speech

US president Donald Trump has demonstrated his indifference toward Africa in a number of ways over the past nine months. In July, he left in the middle of a G-20 session on African health and migration, tapping his daughter Ivanka to fill in for him. During a G-7 gathering in Italy in May, Trump …

Africa

13 items you should always buy in bulk

<b>Learn the rules of bulk-buying to reduce household expenses over time.</b><p>Buying household items in bulk is a key strategy for anyone who knows a thing …

Hacking

Trio charged in killing of teen found sexually mutilated, burned

Three people have been charged in the murder of a Missouri teen whose body was found burned and sexually mutilated.<p>Police charged a man and two women …

Crime

Scientists suggest 700-year-old myth about Saint Francis of Assisi could be true

Study confirms age and contents of an old sack is in line with medieval myth.<p>Scientists have proved that the age and content of an old sack is in …

Archaeology

Theresa May faces Brexit backlash from her own MPs protesting she is delaying full EU departure

Jacob Rees Mogg has led a backlash from Brexit-backing Tory MPs against Theresa May’s plan to slam the brakes on full EU withdrawal, calling it …

Brexit

Lufthansa's hijacked 'Landshut' plane returns to Germany

The German aircraft was hijacked by Palestinian militants in 1977 and taken to Somalia. The plane, which is a reminder of the so-called "German …

Aviation

North Korea H-bomb test in Pacific would be close to an act of war: Ralph Peters

Lt. Col. Ralph Peters on Friday said if North Korea tested a nuclear bomb in the Pacific Ocean it would be the closest the Hermit Kingdom has come to committing an act of war.<p>North Korea announced Friday that the country might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean. This comes after President …

North Korea

China May Have Found a New Way to Sink U.S. Aircraft Carriers

The Pentagon just released [5] its annual report on China’s military power, which once again highlighted Beijing’s efforts to put American aircraft …

Military

Puerto Rico dam failure sparks mass evacuation

Rainfall from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico has caused a dam to fail along the Guajataca River. Authorities have instructed thousands of residents to evacuate their homes.

Puerto Rico

Driverless Vehicles Will Talk to Us

Envisioning a not-so-distant future where our cars can detect our locations, our to-do lists, and our heart rates.<p>When we switched from landlines to smartphones about 10 years ago, there was a fundamental shift in how we understood communication technology. Until that point, we’d been using phones …

Transportation

6 states that are most likely to tax your Social Security income

Though 13 states tax Social Security benefits, seven have pretty generous exemption levels.<p>Whether you realize it or not, tens of millions of Americans are reliant to some degree on their monthly stipend from Social Security.<p>The latest data from the Social Security Administration shows that 42 …

Social Security

Why 3 Man-Sized Cages Hang From a Medieval German Church Steeple

The Catholic Church ruled both the spiritual and physical lives of Europeans during the period of the Holy Roman Empire. Then Martin Luther began the …

History

Puerto Rico Has Become Trump's Katrina

President Donald Trump … does not care … about brown people.<p>As a dam cracked in Puerto Rico, spreading fear across an already devastated island, Donald Trump was in Alabama, calling a black former NFL player a “son-of-a-bitch.”<p>During a 90-minute rant that veered from incoherence to the raw …

Donald Trump

Ikigai is the Japanese secret to a long and happy life – and it promises to boost your wellbeing

This is the new lifestyle trend to try...<p><b>If you tried the Danish concept of hygge last year, embracing the joy of cosiness, then it's time to turn</b> …

Happiness

The Six Signs Of Sepsis - The Silent killer

Sepsis, accounts for 44,000 deaths in the UK every year. It is so critical that patients with sepsis receive immediate treatment that the NHS have …

Medicine