President Trump's New Defense Strategy Is a Return to the Cold War
President Donald Trump is bracing the Pentagon for a long-term, strategic competition with the world's major powers that puts the U.S. military on a Cold War footing with...
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The Hollywood Wage Gap Isn't Getting Better-but Actresses Are Pushing Back
Mark Wahlberg got $5 million for All the Money in the World, while Michelle Williams was paid $625,000.
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These nuns 'bring Heaven' to Earth through song
The sisters invite their fans around the world into their world this holiday season through their latest album, "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring."
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Jamaica imposes curfew in Montego Bay amid rise in crime
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Authorities in Jamaica have declared a state of emergency in areas including the popular tourist town of Montego Bay amid a rise in violent crime. Police...
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2 Iowans to run 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days
Only fifty five people in the entire world will try, and two of them are from Iowa.
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France's Davos? Macron hosting 140 CEOs in investment push
French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting more than 100 CEOs of major world companies at the chateau of Versailles to try to persuade them to invest and especially hire in France
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Tales from the crypto: South Korea frets over crackdown on virtual economy
About 20 percent of the world's cryptocurrency transactions are in South Korea.
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A year after Jammeh's exit, Gambia emerges from the shadows
BANJUL, Gambia - In the year since the world marveled at the fall of African dictator Yahya Jammeh, the tiny nation of Gambia has risen from the shadows of his "rule of fear...
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Prosecutors Lay Out Horrifying Details in ‘Severe, Pervasive, Prolonged' Torture of 12 Siblings
They were starved and shackled to their beds, sometimes for months. They were beaten and choked. They were given scant medical care, often denied use of a toilet and allowed to...
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Keith Urban to play SPAC in June
SARATOGA SPRINGS - Keith Urban's 58-date Graffiti U World Tour will stop at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in June. Urban's June 27 show at SPAC is the fifth show...
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'All calumny': Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander
“He has just turned back the clock to the darkest days of this crisis."
Trump steps to forefront of anti-abortion movement
WASHINGTON - He once called himself “pro-choice.” But a year into his presidency, Donald Trump is stepping to the forefront of his administration's efforts to roll back...
$1.2 million worth of rare wine stolen from Goldman exec
A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs president David Solomon has been charged with stealing $1.2 million worth of rare wine from his boss.
House seems set vote to avert shutdown, Senate chances dim
WASHINGTON - The House was on track to approve a bill Thursday preventing a weekend government shutdown after an eleventh-hour deal with Republican leaders brought...
Supreme Court blocks redraw of NC congressional map
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Thursday stayed the decision of a lower court ordering North Carolina lawmakers to redraw the state's congressional districts...
Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons finally taught in space
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons are finally getting taught in space. Thirty-two years after the space shuttle Challenger disaster, a pair of teachers...
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syria
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's defense minister said Friday there is no turning back from his country's decision to launch a ground assault on a Syrian Kurdish-controlled enclave in...
Czech lawmakers lift immunity of PM Babis over fraud claims
PRAGUE - Lawmakers in the lower house of the Czech parliament have agreed to lift the immunity from prosecution for Prime Minister Andrej Babis over alleged fraud involving EU...
China police take away lawyer who wrote letter urging reform
BEIJING - Early Friday morning, Yu Wensheng, a Chinese human rights lawyer, was waiting in his car to take his 13 year-old son to school when more than a dozen police officers...
Mayor Pugh fires BPD Commissioner Kevin Davis, citing need to reduce city...
Mayor Catherine Pugh has fired Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis assserting the need to reduce violence and crime in Baltimore City at an accelerated pace.