Andres Nunez

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Obama’s spying scandal is starting to look a lot like Watergate

“F.B.I. Used Informant to Investigate Russia Ties to Campaign, Not to Spy, as Trump Claims,” read the headline on a lengthy New York Times story May …

Donald Trump

Quasars Helped Astronomers Spot Six Dark Galaxies That Otherwise Would Have Remained Unseen

Scientists use supermassive black holes as cosmic 'flashlight' to peer deep into the cosmos and shine a light on six distant dark galaxies.<p>Dark …

Universe

'They're All Liars': Pirro Blasts Obama, Clapper, Comey for Trying to 'Destroy Donald Trump'

In her Opening Statement, Judge Jeanine Pirro said Americans must come "face to face" with recent evidence showing that the Obama administration sought to "destroy Donald Trump" prior to the 2016 election.<p>On "Justice," Pirro said there is "hard evidence that the deep state planned to take down our …

Donald Trump

Attendance drop, strikeout rise has MLB concerned

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball attendance is headed to its lowest average in 15 years. And it's not only because of the historically bad weather that's plagued the first third of the season.<p>Strikeouts exceeded hits in a full calendar month for the first time in April and are on track to do …

Baseball

Teddy Bridgewater Trade Rumors: Jets QB's Value 'Trending Upward'

New York Jets quarterback Teddy Bridgewater "generated a legitimate buzz" with his strong play during the first week of the team's organized team activities and could be a strong trade chip before the season, according to Rich Cimini of ESPN.com.<p>Per that report: "When they made a one-year, low-cost …

Football (U.S.)

Watch how this patriotic crowd responds when PA announcer says no national anthem before ball game

When the public address announcer told the crowd at a high school softball championship game in Fresno, California, on Friday the national anthem would not be played prior to the game, the crowd took the pre-game tradition into their own hands.<p>What are the details?<p>According to the Fresno Bee, when …

High School

Israel erecting sea barrier to prevent Gaza infiltrators

The barrier, a few kilometers north of Gaza, is expected to be a fortified breakwater topped with barbed wire. The "one of a kind" blockade is …

Israel

Clapper: North Korean leader 'may have met his match' in Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "may have met his match" in President Donald Trump's unorthodox diplomacy, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Sunday.<p>In an interview on CNN's "State of the Union," Clapper argued a June summit between the two leaders — which Trump abruptly …

North Korea

How Iraq's new PM could upend 15 years of U.S. Iraq policy

Whether Iraq gets Sadr’s brand of nationalism or Amiri’s brand of Tehran hegemony, Iraq has beguiled US policymakers again.<p>><br>• ><p>Muqtada al-Sadr. (photo …

Middle East

The Second Coming of Pepe: Sergio Ramos Is the Perfect B*stard Who'll Do Whatever it Takes to Win

It was his time. There was no other way to look at it, nothing else to expect.<p>Mohamed Salah had earned this stage for himself, his team, and for …

Soccer

Rudy Giuliani: Mueller's Russia investigation is 'rigged,' no longer legitimate

Rudolph Giuliani, one of President Trump’s lawyers, said Sunday he no longer thinks special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian ties to the …

Donald Trump

'Kim Jong Un' poses for selfies in Singapore ahead of Trump summit

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Surprised Singaporeans pursued North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sunday before realizing the portly man with slick black hair near the Marina Bay Sands hotel was an impersonator.<p>"It looked like the real Kim Jong Un, but later I realized it's not the real one," said Sagar …

North Korea

Ricciardo holds nerve to win Monaco GP despite power loss

MONACO (AP) — Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo steadied his nerve when victory threatened to escape him again as he overcame a significant midrace power loss to win the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday.<p>After guzzling champagne from his sweaty shoe — as he likes to do — it was time to cool …

Auto Racing

Scientists Measure The Pressure Distribution Inside The Proton

The proton is a positively charged particle that makes up every single atom in our Universe. We’re normally taught in schools that protons are really, really, really, REALLY, tiny dots of charge. But if we delve deeper into the proton we find that the proton does have an internal structure. Within …

Physics

French spy 'snared by Chinese honeytrap' faces treason charges

A former French intelligence agent facing treason charges was reportedly ensnared by a Chinese “honeytrap” when he began an affair with an interpreter in Beijing, it emerged on Sunday.<p>The retired spy, named as Henri M., 71, and another former operative, Pierre-Marie H., 66, are being held in …

France

Hamas fears the Emirate Plan is becoming a reality

Dr. Mordechai Kedar (Eliran Aharon)<p>Dr. Mordechai Kedar is a senior lecturer in the Department of Arabic at Bar-Ilan University. He served in IDF …

Israel

Exclusive: U.S. warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. Navy warships sailed near South China Sea islands claimed by China on Sunday, two U.S. officials told Reuters, in a move that drew condemnation from Beijing as President Donald Trump seeks its continued cooperation on North Korea.<p>The operation was the latest attempt …

China

David Hogg makes major miscalculation in Publix boycott — and now the liberal agenda suffers

When liberal activist David Hogg called for a boycott against Publix over the grocery chain’s support for pro-gun Florida governor candidate Adam Putnam (R), he likely never imaged the boycott would work.<p>He also likely never imagined his boycott would actually work against the liberal agenda.<p>What’s …

Publix

Syria war: Russians killed in militant raid in Deir al-Zour

<b>At least four Russian combatants have been killed by militants in the eastern Syrian province of Deir al-Zour.</b><p>Two military advisers died when the Syrian army battery they were directing was attacked. Five other Russians were injured and two died later of their wounds, the defence ministry …

Middle East

Frank Thomas

Even in the context of one of the greatest offensive ages in the history of the game, Frank Thomas’ numbers are staggering.<p>One combination, however, …

Baseball

Alan Rickman ‘frustrated’ with Snape role as personal letters unearth actor’s feelings towards magical villain

<b>He may have played one of the most famous villains of the past two decades, Severus Snape, but Alan Rickman wasn’t as taken with his …

Harry Potter

Nuclear Detectives Hunt Invisible Particles That Escaped the World's Largest Atom Smasher

A few years from now, if a crew of physicists gets its way, a squat building will rise above the border between France and Switzerland. This …

Physics

Some Irish Catholics worried, dismayed after abortion vote

DUBLIN (AP) — Irish Catholics attending Sunday Mass were disappointed with the result of a referendum in which voters opted to legalize abortion and think it reflects the weakening of the Church — a situation that was unthinkable in Ireland a generation ago.<p>There was no mention of the referendum …

Eighth Amendment

Israel strikes Hamas target in Gaza, two Palestinians reported killed

The strike comes in response to an explosive device that was placed on the security fence with Israel.<p>><br>• ><p>An improvised explosive device inside a bolt …

Israel

Video: Jurgen Klopp Helps Console Liverpool Fans With Reds Chant After UCL Loss to Real Madrid

Jurgen Klopp is a man who has endeared himself to the Liverpool faithful thanks to his tactical skills, passion for the club and his unique ability …

Soccer

The Phillies have officially emerged from their rebuild

Sunday morning’s Say Hey, Baseball includes the Phillies symbolically emerging from their rebuild, Russell Martin playing shortstop and Mike Trout being Mike Trout.<p>For most teams, it’s way too early to really talk about or even pay attention to any given team’s position in the standings. Granted, …

Baseball

The Sphinx - Facts Summary

What Is a Sphinx?<p>A sphinx (or sphynx) is a creature with the body of a lion and the head of a human, with some variations. It is a prominent …

Ancient History

Two US Navy Warships Challenge China’s Claims To South China Sea

Two U.S. Navy warships conducted a freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea Sunday — a move likely to raise tensions between Washington …

China

Report: Cristiano Ronaldo Rejected Incentivised Real Madrid Contract in December

Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly turned down Real Madrid's offer of an incentivised contract in December and agreed to delay negotiations over a new deal until this summer.<p>Manu Sainz of <i>AS</i> wrote that Ronaldo is in line to increase his €22 million (£19.2 million)-per-year salary to bring him closer in …

Soccer

No anthem? No problem -- Ballgame crowd sings it anyway

What happens when the national anthem isn't played before a ballgame? In Fresno, Calif., first the crowd boos, then it takes it upon themselves to sing it anyway -- a cappella.<p>In a show of patriotism before Memorial Day, the crowd at a high school softball championship game at Fresno State's Margie …

Star Spangled Banner