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Cutting off Iran’s 'road to the sea' in Syria

A US official claims Israel struck Iranian-backed Iraqi militia in Syria, and now Tehran must think twice about moving fighters across the porous …

Middle East

Wonder Woman sequel photos reveal a major character returns

Huge <i>Wonder Woman</i> news: Filming on the sequel is officially underway, two first-look photos have been released and an official title has been …

Filmmaking

First on CNN: US Secret Service overpaid presidential campaigns $4 million for plane travel

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The US Secret Service overpaid presidential campaigns an estimated $4 million for plane travel during the 2016 election, a government watchdog says in a new report obtained by CNN.<p>Secret Service officials realized eight months before Election Day that they were using the wrong …

Secret Service

Star Wars Scribe Lawrence Kasdan Wanted to Kill Han Solo in Return of the Jedi

“George [Lucas] did not like it,” Kasdan recalled in a New York Times interview.<p>If <b>Harrison Ford</b> had had things his way, Han Solo would have had a two-movie arc in the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. The actor hasn’t been shy about the fact that he wanted his swaggering pilot character to die much earlier than …

Star Wars

Earth Shatters Climate Record, Sending Planet Toward 'Worst Case Scenario'

April was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures.”<p>April 2018 was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures” …

Climate Change

The UN Ambassador Is Getting Panned For Her Response To Israel Killing Protesters

In the wake of a clash between Israeli forces and Palestinian protesters on Monday, an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council was …

The Air Force has picked 3 bases for its new next-generation bomber — here's where the B-21 Raider is headed

The Air Force said Wednesday that the new B-21 Raider bombers would go to three bases in the US when they start arriving in the mid-2020s.<p>The service picked Dyess Air Force Base in Texas, Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota, and Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri as "reasonable alternatives" …

Russia's 'floating Chernobyl' nuclear power plant heads out to sea

The twin reactors have left their home port of St. Petersburg for a long, slow journey to Siberia. Environmentalists have slammed the mobile maritime …

Fitted with ankle bracelet, Cosby to be prisoner inside home

Two days after his conviction, Bill Cosby has already started life as an inmate — though his surroundings are far nicer than they likely will be in a few months.<p>A judge says Cosby will be confined to the same suburban Philadelphia mansion where jurors concluded he drugged and molested a Temple …

Trump Shows Merkel and Macron That Europe's Clout Is Dwindling

Europe’s preeminent leaders gave it their best shot this week. All signs are it didn’t work.<p>France’s Emmanuel Macron and Germany’s Angela Merkel made …

Obama Administration

How Hackers Could Cause Chaos On America's Roads And Railways

A recent cyber breach of Colorado’s transportation department didn’t affect traffic signals, cameras or electronic message boards. The next state might not be so lucky.<p>By Jenni Bergal<p>When hackers struck the Colorado Department of Transportation in a ransomware attack in February and again eight …

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Early Screening Reactions (And A New Clip) Have Arrived

<i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> premiered Monday night in Los Angeles, and lucky so-and-sos who got to see the movie early posted their reactions to social media overnight. Some of the film’s stars (Robert Downey Jr., Zoe Saldana, Paul Bettany, Pom Klementieff, and Tom Holland) also went on <i>Jimmy Kimmel …

Allison Mack, Smallville actress, charged over Nxivm sex trafficking

<b>Allison Mack, a US actress known for the TV show Smallville, has appeared in court on charges of aiding a sex trafficking operation disguised as a mentoring group.</b><p>Keith Raniere, the leader of the so-called self-help group, was arrested by the FBI in Mexico in March.<p>Ms Mack is accused of helping him …

Coachella: Police using army of drones to boost security in wake of Las Vegas massacre

A small fleet of drones began to buzz overhead Thursday monitoring traffic and perimeters for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.<p>With 125,000 people expected daily and an increased camping area and footprint, the festival dwarfs its host city, Indio. In the wake of the killing of 58 at a …

Syria tensions 'threaten full-blown military escalation' - UN chief

As Washington weighs up when, where and if it is to strike in Syria over a suspected deadly chemical attack, fears are mounting that head on confrontation with Russia could be the result.<p>So can the world wave goodbye to any hopes of peace?<p>Meeting for the fourth time this week on Syria, the UN …

Ivanka Trump ‘to quit White House next month’

‘First Daughter’ Ivanka Trump is set to quit the White House as early as next month over fears her father’s presidency is ruining her own reputation, …

25 sex mistakes you didn't realize you're making

United Nations urges restraint after Palestinian protest on Gaza border turns deadly

Hundreds of Palestinians have been injured and at least 15 killed by Israeli security forces facing down land protests on the Gaza-Israel border. …

The hidden healing power of sugar

Doctors are finding one way that sugar can benefit your health: it may help heal wounds when antibiotics fail.<p>As a child growing up in poverty in the rural Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe, Moses Murandu was used to having salt literally rubbed in his wounds when he fell and cut himself. On lucky …

Diabetes

Red Lobster Is Debuting Lobster and Waffles, and Yes, That's a Cheddar Bay Biscuit Waffle!

Few dishes have taken over menus nationwide quite like chicken and waffles the past couple of years, and Red Lobster is debuting possibly the most intriguing version yet — lobster and waffles! The restaurant has taken the basics of the popular duo and put its own spin on it with its signature …

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg: 'It's not a question of if regulation, it's a question of what type'

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg apologized for the Cambridge Analytica data scandal in an interview with CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Thursday and said the …

Trump has been summoned in a lawsuit alleging that he's violating the Constitution

President Donald Trump was issued a summons in a lawsuit filed by the attorneys general for both Maryland and Washington, DC, alleging he is violating the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution.<p>The summons came as the suit was expanded to include his personal capacity as a businessman, WAMU reported …

YouTube restricts gun videos

YouTube is getting tougher on gun videos.<p>The video platform published new guidelines on Monday that ban videos showing how to assemble a firearm or install certain accessories such as high-capacity magazines.<p>The new regulations, first reported by Bloomberg, come as the Google-owned platform has …

2 Fertility Clinics Notify Couples After Storage Failures Destroy Eggs and Embryos

(CLEVELAND) — Two fertility clinics across the country from each other experienced equipment failures on the same day that may have damaged hundreds …

Roadshow Asks: How often do you change your car oil?

Whose mileage rules do you follow between oil changes? The manufacturer's, your mechanic's or your dad's? We want to know.<p>Just recently Brian Cooley received an email from a Roadshow reader who's currently studying to be an auto mechanic. He asked Brian how often he should change his oil on his new …

Non-Americans Reveal Their 17 Favorite Foods They Can't Get Outside of the U.S.

It's no secret that people who don't live in America have ... feelings about America. For example, American tourists have developed somehwat of a …

Weinstein company avoids bankruptcy in 11th-hour $500m deal

Film firm says sale sets ‘clear path’ for compensation for alleged sexual harassment victims<p>Harvey Weinstein’s film and TV production company has avoided bankruptcy at the 11th hour thanks to a $500m (£363m) takeover led by a former senior official in Barack Obama’s administration.<p>On Monday, the …

Harvey Weinstein

5 Apps That Should Terrify Every Parent, According To Experts

If you see these on your teen's phone, it's time for a talk.<p>The internet can be a cesspool of danger for some teenagers, says Sedgrid Lewis, an internet safety expert who blogs under the moniker Spy Parent. Some of the apps that teens favor can expose them to predators and encourage them to engage …

CNN: Florida Shooting Survivor’s Dad Used Doctored Email in ‘Scripted Question’ Controversy

The father of a survivor of this month’s deadly Florida high school shooting allegedly released a doctored email to push claims CNN used scripted …

Israel plans new law to ban Palestinians from Jerusalem

Author: Daoud KuttabTue, 2018-02-20 03:00ID: 1519076432899661100AMMAN: A proposed new law will give Israel wider powers to strip Palestinians of …