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KKK imperial wizard found dead on Missouri riverbank

The body of a Ku Klux Klan leader who had been missing for several days was found on a Missouri riverbank, according to police.<p>Frank Ancona, 51, the …

Man not convinced his son killed jogger Karina Vetrano

Neither the DNA evidence nor a confession was enough to convince Richard Lewis that his son was behind one of the most notorious crimes in recent …

What the Frock! Sex Predator Priest Seduced Widows With S&M Toys

Ultra-conservative Father Andrea Contin is being defrocked after dozens of women came forward accusing him of preying on them sexually, including an …

Trump Shared False Travel Ban Story On His Facebook Page

The president shared a story on his Facebook page on Thursday contending that Kuwait issued a travel ban akin to his own. It has 250,000 likes and …

Donald Trump

Car Crashes Into Cheesecake Factory Where an Explosive Was Detonated Two Days Earlier

It's been a rough few days for the Pasadena, California, location of The Cheesecake Factory.<p>On Thursday night, a man tossed a homemade explosive …

Trump Slams 'So-Called Judge' Who Blocked Immigration Order

President Trump reacted on Saturday to a federal judge's order temporarily blocking the executive order on immigration by attacking the judge.<p>"The …

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Suspected Texas shooter makes 1st court appearance<p>Vigil planned for Santa Fe community after deadly school shooting<p>Heavy rains continue along the …

Santa Fe

California Professors Sign Open Letter To Trump Urging Action On Climate Change

"We are treading a thin line on whether it’s possible to avert major climate change, and it is absolutely imperative that we do everything we can."<p>More than 2,300 faculty members from California public universities signed a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to take the threat of climate …

Climate

The Rejuvenation Secret for Elevating Energy, Creativity & Well-being

Our culture is so accustomed to staying busy and feeling productive that we sometimes forget the importance of simply being without a goal or end result in mind--or worse, we confuse <i>being</i> with <i>being lazy</i>. As you settle in for the winter, give yourself permission to rest and relax. When you don't …

Dogs don’t like reggae – they love it: 10 top tracks to play for your best friend

A study by the University of Glasgow has discovered that dogs “prefer soft rock and reggae” over other genres of music, conclusively proving man’s best friend has the taste of an embarrassing uncle hectoring the DJ at a wedding.<p>At a rehoming centre in the Scottish town of Dumbarton researchers …

Pets

Apple returns to revenue growth in Q1 2017 with $17.8 billion profit

Apple today disclosed that it produced a $17.8 billion profit, or $3.36 in earnings per diluted share, on $78.35 billion in sales in the first quarter of its 2017 fiscal year, which ended on December 31. Analysts were expecting an average of $3.22 in earnings per share on $77.38 billion in …

Tim Cook

Facebook Developing Video App for Apple TV, Other Set-Tops (Report)

Facebook is developing an app for set-top boxes including Apple TV, as a way to bring longer-form video content — and video ads — to big-screen TVs …

Aetna CEO: We will not expand Obamacare in 2018

Aetna will not expand its involvement in the Obamacare exchanges next year, citing the "unclear nature" of where regulation is headed, the insurer's CEO, Mark Bertolini, said Tuesday.<p>The carrier had already vastly reduced its participation for 2017 and is reviewing whether to scale back further for …

Health Care

Warren Buffett: I bought $12 billion of stock after Trump won

(Reuters) - The failure of Warren Buffett's favored candidate to capture the White House has not dimmed the billionaire's appetite for stocks.<p>Buffett revealed that he has bought $12 billion of stock for his company Berkshire Hathaway Inc since the Republican Donald Trump beat Democrat Hillary …

Investing

Israel approves additional 3,000 settlement homes in West Bank

Israeli security forces began the long-threatened eviction of hundreds of hardline Jewish settlers from the illegal outpost of Amona on the occupied West Bank, hours after the government said it was approving the construction of thousands more settlement homes elsewhere.<p>The move, by several …

Israel

Exxon Profit Tumbles on Charge; Revenue Rises

Oil giant posts first increase in revenue after nine quarters of declines; accounting probe looms<p>Exxon Mobil Corp. said Tuesday it wrote down the value of more than $2 billion in U.S. assets, departing from decades-long practice amid an investigation by securities regulators, as the world’s largest …

Oil

U.S. Homeownership Rate Falls

The U.S. homeownership rate fell in the fourth quarter, frustrating the efforts of policy makers trying to embolden more Americans to buy their own homes as the economy strengthens.<p>The share of Americans who own their homes declined to 63.7% in the fourth quarter from 63.8% a year earlier, the …

Real Estate

Trump’s Criticism of Imports Adds to Drugmakers’ Headaches

Pharmaceutical companies, already criticized over their pricing, feel pressure to produce more in U.S.<p>The U.S. pharmaceutical industry has been under pressure over high and rising drug prices. Now after criticism from the White House, it’s feeling the heat for where it makes its products, too.<p>“I …

Donald Trump

Facebook Tunes Into Television’s Market

The social network is developing an app for television set-top boxes, hoping to tap more ad dollars<p>Facebook Inc. might be coming to a bigger small screen.<p>The social network is developing a video-centric app for television set-top boxes, including Apple Inc.’s Apple TV, people familiar with the …

Facebook

NFL Calls New Plays to Protect Its Lucrative Franchise

Football giant aims to show it is serious about making changes amid steep ratings declines and other problems<p>The Super Bowl, normally a celebration of the National Football League’s cultural and financial power, this year comes as the league searches for ways to bolster the game to tighten its grip …

NFL

Army Corps Given Go-Ahead for Final Permit on Dakota Pipeline, Senator Says

Tribe vows to continue battle in court over $3.8 billion oil pipeline halted by Obama administration<p>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has been given the green light to proceed with the final permit necessary to finish the Dakota Access Pipeline, according to North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven.<p>But a local …

Obama Administration

What we know about the victims of the Quebec mosque shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> They came from Morocco, Algeria and Guinea in search of better lives for themselves and their families. The six men, united by their faith and their desire to live in peace in their adopted land of Canada, gathered for evening prayers at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center Sunday night. They …

Extremism

Milky Way galaxy is being pushed across the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> Our home galaxy, the Milky Way, is being pushed across the universe by a large unseen force, according to new research. Although it may not seem like a friendly gesture, the newly discovered Dipole Repeller is actually helping our galaxy on its journey across the expanding …

Universe

Bannon seen as most influential Trump adviser - CNN Video

Steve Bannon played a key role in designing and implementing Trump's executive order banning citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US. CNN's Brian Todd reports on Bannon's aggressive style.

Donald Trump

Hatch: Trump doesn't seem to have separate Obamacare plan

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted the progress he is making on overhauling Obamacare in recent weeks.<p>He has said he was putting finishing touches on a plan that would provide "insurance for everybody" and would submit a proposal as soon as his nominee to lead the Department of …

Tom Price

Over 900 US career diplomats protest Trump order

<b>(CNN) —</b> A memo signed by 900 State Department diplomats that opposes President Donald Trump's temporary ban on refugees and citizens of seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the US has been delivered to top officials, State Department officials familiar with the memo told CNN Tuesday.<p>The …

U.S. Dept. of State

House Republicans look to roll back transparency law for energy companies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Congress is preparing this week to start the process of rolling back multiple regulations, one of which is a bipartisan rule that requires extractive industry corporations, like oil, gas and mining companies to disclose payments they make to foreign governments for access to natural …

Republicans

Army Corps ordered to issue final Dakota Access pipeline permit, two lawmakers say

The acting secretary of the Army has instructed the Army Corps of Engineers to provide the final permit needed to complete the Dakota Access pipeline, according to two North Dakota GOP lawmakers who support the project.<p>Sen. John Hoeven and Rep. Kevin Cramer both issued statements Tuesday night …

Donald ‘Kill Their Families’ Trump Played Into al Qaeda’s Hands

Anwar al-Awlaki inspired almost every Muslim terrorist in the U.S. after he was killed. Now his daughter is dead after the president said family …

Terrorism

Trump administration signals that some bans on U.S. entry could be extended indefinitely

The Trump administration signaled Tuesday that some of the temporary bans on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries are likely to be extended indefinitely and elevated a deportations official to run the nation's top immigration enforcement agency as it pushed further to dramatically …

Immigration