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Massachusetts police tweet lets slip scale of leftwing surveillance

At the height of Thursday night’s gas emergency that affected 8,000 people and in which one person was killed, Massachusetts state police posted to Twitter a map of responses to fires and explosions.<p>It was an image of a computer monitor, showing locations of 39 incidents as confirmed “by MSP Watch …

Social Media

Putin made an unexpected offer to Japan to finally end World War II, but he may just be 'trolling'

Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared to catch his Japanese counterpart off guard earlier this month, when he offered to sign a peace treaty before the end of the year "without any preconditions" to settle a territorial dispute and finally, formally end World War II.<p>The dispute centers on four …

World War II

California Gov. Brown on Trump: 'Something's got to happen to this guy...he's going to undermine America'

California Gov. Jerry Brown ramped up his criticism of President Trump in an interview that aired Monday – calling the president a “saboteur” in the fight to combat climate change and saying that “something’s got to happen to this guy.”<p>Speaking to MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell at an environmental summit …

EPA

Why Trump isn't talking as much about big, bad trade deficits (Hint: Because they're rising)

President Trump built his trade policy on an obsession with cutting fat U.S. deficits with China, Mexico, Europe and others.<p>But for weeks, Trump has barely mentioned that once-singular economic focus. No tweets about trade deficits since July. And the subject was conspicuously missing from his …

Tariffs

Inside Westminster Abbey's $30M secret attic Style

Westminster Abbey

Cruz: 'if Beto wins, BBQ will be illegal'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Barbecue has once again made its way into national political discourse. This time, lawmakers are not laughing about the authenticity of the Brooklyn version like they were in March, but instead, the fate of its existence in the Lone Star State.<p>Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, who is locked in a …

Ted Cruz

Why Donald Trump's declassification move on Russia docs is so incredibly unusual

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>On Monday night, the White House announced it would declassify a series of documents and text messages</i> related to the roots of the Justice Department's Russia investigation. It was the latest move by President Donald Trump to expose what he believes to be a "deep state" conspiracy against …

U.S. Politics

Ireland repeals amendment banning abortion following landmark referendum

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ireland's President formally repealed a constitutional amendment that banned abortion in the country, following a resounding referendum vote in favor of changing the law.<p>President Michael D. Higgins signed the abortion referendum bill into law on Tuesday, less than four months after the …

Leo Varadkar

Antique cars with Tesla batteries

A garage in California is outfitting vintage cars with state-of-the-art tech, swapping old electronics with Tesla batteries and electric engines

Classic Cars

The lost and found racer that beat Ferrari

Shelby

Airport baggage handler goes viral

An airport baggage handler in South Africa has received praise after diligently straightening suitcases as they fall on the carousel belt.

Turner Broadcasting

Rare color photos of World War II Style

World War II

Glass, silence and no offices -- What the super rich want on a superyacht

<b>(CNN) —</b> Shhhhh ...<p>When millionaires go on vacations on their superyachts, there's one thing some crave more than anything: uninterrupted silence.<p>"For some people the greatest luxury you can have is that you don't hear the boat, so anti-vibrations and making sure you feel comfortable," Heesen Yachts …

Super Yachts

Trump attacks Jeff Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

Donald Trump<p>President Donald Trump launched an aggressive new attack against Jeff Sessions on Wednesday, going so far as to suggest that his attorney general's job performance has been so disappointing, it borders on the nonexistent.<p>"I don't have an attorney general. It's very sad," Trump told …

Donald Trump

Trump administration rolls back methane pollution rule despite harmful health impacts

The Trump administration is rolling back Obama-era standards to limit planet-warming methane pollution from oil and gas operations on federal lands.<p>Environmental advocates said retracting the regulation would contribute to global warming and cause more smog-forming pollution that can cause heart …

Trump Administration

Hillary Clinton in blistering new attack on Trump: 'Our democracy is in crisis'

Hate speech isn't 'telling it like it is'. It's just hate Hillary Clinton<p>Hillary Clinton has unleashed a blazing attack on Donald Trump, accusing the man who beat her in 2016 in the race for the White House of cruelty, negligence, corruption, dishonesty, racism and malevolence that have combined to …

Hillary Clinton

Daily Mail Online

One of Google's "Best Apps of 2014 & 2015" with over 2 million downloads, the MailOnline (Daily Mail) app gives you everything you've come to expect …

Nicolás Maduro: Fury over Venezuela leader's Salt Bae 'feast'

<b>Video of Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro eating in an upscale steak restaurant in Turkey has caused outrage in crisis-hit Venezuela.</b><p>The images show Turkish celebrity chef Nusret Gokce carving meat in front of the president and his wife, Cilia Flores, at Gokce's Nusr-Et restaurant in …

Maduro slammed for dining on pricey 'Salt Bae' steaks as Venezuelans starve

<b>(CNN) —</b> Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro feasted on pricey steaks and smoked cigars at a "Salt Bae" restaurant in Istanbul on Monday, drawing ire and condemnation back home, where an economy spiraling toward collapse has triggered a food crisis.<p>Videos posted to Twitter and Instagram by the …

Weight Loss

China hits back at Trump, adds tariffs to $60B of U.S.-made products

Business News<p>China will impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of American-made goods, hitting back at the U.S. just hours after President Donald Trump announced a massive escalation in tariffs on $200 billion in imported goods from Beijing.<p>The Chinese Finance Ministry announced Tuesday it would …

Tariffs

Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI to investigate before she testifies at Senate hearing

Supreme Court<p>WASHINGTON — The scheduled hearing next Monday on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court appeared to be in even further doubt Tuesday, as lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school, said that she …

Sexual Harassment

China today is foreign oil dependent like Germany in WW2

The USA produced 70% of the oil in the world in WW2. 20% of the oil was produced by the Soviet Union.<p>The British did not surrender and used its navy …

More than 20,000 Americans a year kill themselves with a gun. Alarmed gun sellers are joining the suicide prevention fight.

U.S. news<p>Early one evening in February 2014, a man in his 40s walked into Rowdy’s Range & Shooter Supply in St. George, Utah, and asked to rent a gun for target practice. He was sociable and seemed calm as he handed over his driver’s license, went to his assigned lane and began shooting at the …

Public Health

Documents reveal Salisbury poisoning suspects' Russian defence ministry ties

Documents uncovered by investigative journalists have provided the first public evidence that the suspects in the Salisbury novichok attack have formal ties to the Russian ministry of defence.<p>British authorities have charged Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov with conspiracy to murder Sergei and …

Russian Military

Paul Manafort knows some of Trump's deepest secrets. And now he works for Mueller.

Paul Manafort Trial<p>WASHINGTON — The decision by President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman to admit his guilt and cooperate with prosecutors could be a game-changer for special counsel Robert Mueller, while dramatically ratcheting up the pressure on the president.<p>It wasn’t only Trump critics …

Donald Trump

Josef Frantisek: The Battle of Britain's Czech hero

<b>Winston Churchill described the Battle of Britain pilots as "these splendid men… who will have the glory of saving their native land". But they weren't all British. A new film, Hurricane, tells the story of the Polish pilots of 303 Squadron - and also highlights the brilliance of an</b> …

Battle of Britain

The President of United Airlines Thinks Airfares Should Double

United’s President spoke yesterday at the Morgan Stanley 6th Annual Laguna Conference. It’s always interesting to listen to him, he lays out his …

Travel Deals

Statues of Nazi-saluting wolves appear in Chemnitz, Germany amid far-right & counter demos

Under the eyes of Chemnitz’s Karl Marx statue, the sight of snarling bronze wolves with their right paws outstretched seems out of place. However, …

Chemnitz

Can the city of pizza reinvent itself as a tech capital?

<b>As tech giants Apple and Cisco set up academies in Naples, the city's tech entrepreneurs are hoping new investment will revitalise southern Italy's failing economy.</b><p>Naples is a city with a reputation: it has pizza, devil-may-care drivers, and mafia clans known as the Camorra.<p>But in the past few …

Naples

'She's a monster': Laura Ingraham's gay brother lashes out in interview

OUT News<p>Conservative commentator Laura Ingraham is no stranger to public castigation, but the source of the latest attack on the Fox News host hits close to home.<p>In a interview with the Daily Beast, Curtis Ingraham, the cable star’s brother, lashed out at his famous sibling and her controversial …

News