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|Texas Senator Challenges Legitimacy Of Mueller Probe As Push For Firing Continues
Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-Texas) slammed former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in a tweet, and indicated that special counsel Robert Mueller’s findings on possible Russian collusion with the Trump campaign will only be “legitimate” if Republicans like his findings.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 8:20 PM
|Canadian billionaire couple found dead in their home
Canadian police are investigating the mysterious deaths of Barry Sherman, founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex Inc, and his wife, Honey, one of the nation's wealthiest couples whose bodies were found in their mansion on Friday.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 11:05 AM
|Mystery swirls around powerful North Korea official as Hwang Pyong-so remains missing
A North Korean official widely deemed as the nation’s second most powerful figure has been missing for some time, raising speculation that he has been executed.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 10:55 PM
|Most Of The California Wildfires Are Under Control, But The Thomas Fire Is Still Raging
More than 10 days after the Thomas Fire sparked in Ventura County, the blaze grew to some 252,200 acres on Friday as more than 8,300 firefighters worked night and day to contain it.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 5:00 PM
|Cousins charged with abuse of corpse, homicide in Pennsylvania murders
Two cousins charged in the brutal murder of four men in Pennsylvania in July pleaded not guilty at their arraignment hearing Thursday.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 2:07 PM
|This Cat Named D-O-G Helps Train Pups To Be Service Dogs
Not many cats get to have a career as a dog trainer, but one Missouri feline is doing just that.
POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 6:12 PM
|A bird, a plane, a polar bear? Wild guests at Alaska airport
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Scott Babcock was wrapping up an early morning runway inspection at America's farthest north airport when he saw what he thought were a couple of wolves.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 4:32 PM
|Roy Moore has a Jewish lawyer, so...
Rachel Maddow shares video of an odd boast by Roy Moore's wife, Kayla Moore, that couple employs a Jewish lawyer, so accusations that they are anti-Semites could not be true.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 5:28 PM
|Islamic State: What happened to all the foreign fighters?
An estimated 40,000 people traveled from around the world to take up arms for the Islamic State group as it occupied territory in Syria and Iraq and declared a caliphate in 2014. How many have gone elsewhere to fight?" said Seth Jones, director of the International Security and Defense Policy Center at the Rand Corporation. International counterterror groups are putting huge efforts into answering those questions, working hard to name, count and track IS foreign fighters.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 9:39 PM
|GOP Sen. Kennedy: Trump's nominee should have been able to answer my questions
Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy said that he has supported nearly every one of President Trump’s picks, but that he doesn’t support them blindly: “I ask questions that I expect them to be able to answer. In doing so, I’m just doing my job.”
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 2:24 PM