Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night

Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Here comes a total lunar eclipse and supermoon, all wrapped into one. The moon, Earth and sun will line up this weekend for the only total lunar eclipse this year and next. At the same time, the moon will be ever so closer to Earth and appear slightly bigger and…
Judge acquits 3 Chicago officers of Laquan McDonald cover-up

Judge acquits 3 Chicago officers of Laquan McDonald cover-up

CHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Thursday acquitted three Chicago officers of trying to cover up the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald, dismissing as just one perspective the shocking dashcam video of the black teenager’s death that led to protests, a federal investigation of the police department and the rare murder conviction of an officer.…
Woman, testifying against El Chapo, details affair

Woman, testifying against El Chapo, details affair

1 of 4 This undated photo provided by the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York shows Lucero Guadalupe Sanchez Lopez. Sanchez, who says she had an affair with the notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, testified against him on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at his U.S. trial in New…
Christopher Steele sought out by FBI bosses in Trump-agent probe

Christopher Steele sought out by FBI bosses in Trump-agent probe

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After FBI chieftains targeted President Trump as a possible Russian agent in May 2017, they also reached out to an old informant, ex-British spy Christopher Steele, creator of the much-disputed election-year dossier, according to new congressional testimony.
Republicans blast Democrats call to delay State of Union

Republicans blast Democrats call to delay State of Union

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tried to raise the political stakes on the partial government shutdown Wednesday by telling President Trump to postpone his State of the Union address
ISIS Syria attack renews debate terrorists defeat, withdraw

ISIS Syria attack renews debate terrorists defeat, withdraw

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A deadly suicide attack by the Islamic State that claimed the lives of four Americans and seriously injured several others in Syria on Wednesday has reignited debate in Washington over the Trump administration's claim that the terrorist group has been defeated
Ed Case, Hawaii Democrat, claims he’s ‘an Asian trapped in a white body’

Ed Case, Hawaii Democrat, claims he's 'an Asian trapped in a white body'

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Rep. Ed Case apologized Wednesday after he claimed at an event for Asian American and Pacific Islander voters that he's an "Asian trapped in a white body."
Steve Carell, ‘The Office’ creator reunite for Netflix comedy based on Trump’s ‘Space Force’

Steve Carell, 'The Office' creator reunite for Netflix comedy based on Trump's 'Space Force'

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Steve Carell and "The Office" creator Greg Daniels are teaming back up for a Netflix comedy show based on President Trump's proposal for a United States Space Force.
Extending Article 50 may mean Britain must elect MEPs again

Extending Article 50 may mean Britain must elect MEPs again

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CRITICS OF THERESA MAY often attack the prime minister for invoking Article 50, beginning the Brexit process, before her government had decided the form of exit it wanted. Setting a two-year deadline that expires on March 29th weakened her negotiating position. Yet there was a reason for the timetable, besides her own haste. It meant…
Another terrorist outrage in Nairobi

Another terrorist outrage in Nairobi

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KENYA HAS a reputation, often deserved, of being among Africa’s most successful states. Yet its vulnerability to terrorism has long been a weakness. So there was universal dismay but little surprise when jihadist gunmen attacked a hotel and office complex in one of Nairobi’s most affluent districts on Tuesday. The operation appeared both complex and…