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Trump’s Threat of Auto Tariffs Complicates Nafta Talks

President Donald Trump’s threat to impose sweeping new tariffs on imported automobiles may be an attempt to pressure his Nafta partners into striking …

Globalization

North Korea’s Big Moment Is Upended by Trump

SEOUL, South Korea — The moment had been portrayed by North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, as a show of good faith ahead of his meeting with President Trump: the destruction of North Korea’s only known nuclear test site.<p>With foreign journalists watching on Thursday, the North Koreans detonated …

North Korea

Danica Patrick Shares Sweaty Sports Bra Selfie Ahead Of Final Race

Danica Patrick isn’t slowing down ahead of her final Indianapolis 500. The world’s most famous female open-wheel racing competitor will take to the …

Motorsport

'WITCH HUNT!' Tweets Trump As He's Banned From Blocking People On Twitter

A New York district court has ruled that Donald Trump’s @realDonaldTrump Twitter account is officially a public forum – meaning that he isn’t allowed to block people.<p>District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald was ruling in a case brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University on …

Donald Trump

Trump administration will brief Republicans and bipartisan group on FBI source in separate, back-to-back meetings

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Trump administration will now brief a bipartisan group of lawmakers in addition to two key House Republicans on a confidential intelligence source in the Russia investigation, after initially scheduling a briefing only for the pair of GOP congressmen.<p>The Justice Department announced …

Donald Trump

The Newest Threat to Manafort Comes From Inside His Own Family

What it means for the feds to flip Paul Manafort’s former son-in-law and business partner, Jeffrey Yohai.<p>It might feel like a lifetime ago. You might …

Real Estate

Another Beautiful Autumn in New Zealand

Join us for the Autumn workshop here in 2019!<p>Our workshops page now has a few photo adventure options for you. Come on over and sign up! You’ll have …

New Zealand

North Korea destroys nuke test site in front of journalists

PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea — North Korea carried out what it said was the demolition of its nuclear test site Thursday, setting off a series of explosions over several hours in the presence of foreign journalists.<p>The blasts at the test site in the sparsely populated northeast were supposed to build …

North Korea

Photographer Shoots Epic Battle Between Fox And Eagle Over Rabbit, And It Gets More And More Epic With Each Photo

How would you feel if you were on your way home proudly clutching your hard-earned food, when all of a sudden somebody jumps you, snatches away your …

Birds

New Evidence Donald Trump Had Affair With ‘Playboy’ Model Shera Bechard, Covered Her Abortion: ‘NY Mag’ Report

Magazine says evidence indicates $1.6 million payoff to 'Playboy' centerfold model by GOP fundraiser Elliot Broidy was actually cover-up for Donald …

Donald Trump

Judge: President can't block critics on Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump is violating the First Amendment when he blocks critics on Twitter because of their political views.<p>U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan stopped short in her written decision of ordering Trump or a …

Donald Trump

NFL owners approve new national anthem policy with hope of ending protests

ATLANTA – In an attempt to quell a controversy that engulfed the country’s most popular sport last fall, the NFL altered its policy regarding the national anthem, no longer requiring players to be on the field during its playing before games but allowing teams and the league to impose discipline …

Football (U.S.)

Here’s More Evidence Broidy May Have Been Covering for Trump in Playmate Affair

Saturday, December 2, 2017, was a big day for David Dennison. Dennison <b>—</b> as Donald Trump was called in his hush-money agreement with Stormy Daniels <b>—</b> …

Donald Trump

The Army's Ironhorse Brigade is taking a new route to its station in Europe, and it's another sign the US is preparing to fight on the continent

Soldiers and equipment from the US Army's 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, from the 1st Cavalry Division based at Fort Hood in Texas, is arriving in Europe this week for a nine-month rotation in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve.<p>Operation Atlantic Resolve started in April 2014, in response to …

Military

Michael Flynn Jr. cryptically tweeted that 'you're all going down.' Um, what?

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Monday afternoon at 4 p.m., Michael Flynn Jr. tweeted this: "You're all going down. You know who you are. Mark my word...."<p>Which is, um, intriguing?<p>Flynn is the son of Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser and now a cooperating witness in special …

Donald Trump

“Clown Prince” Jared Kushner Is Officially the Laughing Stock of the Middle East

George Nader and Elliott Broidy do not think very highly of the First Son-in-Law.<p>On Monday night, the Associated Press published an extensive report detailing the efforts of <b>Elliott Broidy,</b> a top fund-raiser for <b>Donald Trump,</b> and his business partner, Middle East fixer <b>George Nader,</b> to score more than …

Jared Kushner

The Army could have robots in every formation 'within 5 years'

The Pentagon is investing roughly $1 billion over the next several years for the development of robots to be used in an array of roles alongside combat troops, Bloomberg reported.<p>The US military already uses robots in various capacities, such for bomb disposal and scouting, but these new robots …

Military

The US Army Is Planning New, More Complex Battlefield Robots

From the spears hurled by Romans to the missiles launched by fighter pilots, the weapons humans use to kill each other have always been subject to …

Military

Royal Wedding Was Filled With Symbolism Of African-American History

The power of love was on full display Saturday as millions tuned in across the world to watch the royal wedding ceremony between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.<p>While the couple, now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, were the main focal point for the day of festivities, it can be argued that the Most …

Royal Weddings

Obama Presidential Center in Chicago gets initial approval, but many hurdles remain

Plans to open the Obama Presidential Center on Chicago's South Side have cleared a major hurdle, but a recent approval from city planners is just the beginning of a long process before construction gets underway.<p>This week, the Obama Foundation will go before the zoning board for more approvals. …

Urban Design

Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific -- only to create another deadly danger

<b>(CNN) —</b> First it was catastrophic lava. Then it was sulfur dioxide. Now Big Island residents have yet another danger to worry about.<p>Laze -- a mashup of "lava" and "haze" -- is a nasty product formed when hot lava hits the ocean, sending hydrochloric acid and volcanic glass particles into the …

Coast Guard

Michael Cohen payments put spotlight on New York investment firm linked to Russian billionaire

In June 2017, Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal attorney, had an invitation for one of his other clients: Would he like to attend a fundraiser for Trump’s reelection?<p>Andrew Intrater — the chief executive of Columbus Nova, a New York-based investment management firm linked to a …

Columbus Nova

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When I got my first camera, it shot four megapixel images. When I started getting serious about photography, I was using an eight megapixel camera. …

Landscape Photography

NYC Mayor de Blasio tells police to end arrests for marijuana smoking

<b>NEW YORK (CNN) —</b> New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has told top brass at the city's police department to stop arresting people who are caught smoking marijuana in public, according to a City Hall aide.<p>Currently, smoking in public can lead to arrest, while possession of small amounts of marijuana …

Justice

Hillary Clinton trolls Trump with Russian hat - CNN Video

While speaking during Yale University's 2018 class day, Hillary Clinton took a jab at her former 2016 campaign rival, now-President Donald Trump.

Donald Trump

Another Trump Tower meeting, another foreign offer to help Trump

Rachel Maddow outlines what is known about a newly revealed meeting at Trump Tower at which an emissary for UAE and Saudi Arabia pitched Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

Obamas Sign Deal With Netflix, Form 'Higher Ground Productions'

Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama have signed a multiyear deal to form their own production company and provide content to Netflix.<p>Netflix said in a statement that the Obamas would "produce a diverse mix of content – including docu-series, documentaries and …

Michelle Obama

Zachary Levi shows off first official look at Shazam! costume

Earlier this year, a few unauthorized pictures from the set of <i>Shazam!</i> revealed the first glimpse of Zachary Levi’s superhero costume for the upcoming …

Comic Books

Gallery: Breathtaking aerial photography from a 747 cockpit

At the young age of 34 years old, van Heijst has already logged 8,000 hours of flight time, including 4,000 solely on the 747. Over the years, his …

Photography

Israel says it is the first country to use U.S.-made F-35 in combat

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel is the first country to have used the U.S.-made F-35 stealth fighter in combat, the Israeli air force chief said on Tuesday in remarks carried by the military's official Twitter account.<p>Local media further quoted Major-General Amikam Norkin as saying in a speech to the …

Middle East