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Nuclear talks: US says they were productive, North Korea reckons American attitude was 'extremely regrettable'
# Which Is It
# Which Is It

Nuclear talks: US says they were productive, North Korea reckons American attitude was 'extremely regrettable'

Jul 7th 2018, 3:26 PM 19,126 Views 46 Comments

The two powers appear to have quite different takes on how well the two-day-long denuclearisation talks have progressed.

Trump's kicks off 'largest trade war in economic history' with China
# China In Your Hands
# China In Your Hands

Trump's kicks off 'largest trade war in economic history' with China

Jul 6th 2018, 7:16 AM 14,360 Views 45 Comments

Beijing said it was “forced to take necessary countermeasures”.

'We're putting out a damn paper' - Newspaper where five were killed goes to print
# Capital Gazette
# Capital Gazette

'We're putting out a damn paper' - Newspaper where five were killed goes to print

Jun 29th 2018, 7:02 AM 35,750 Views 79 Comments

“We’re just doing our job.”

Intel CEO resigns over 'past consensual relationship' with an employee
# Fraternisation
# Fraternisation

Intel CEO resigns over 'past consensual relationship' with an employee

Jun 21st 2018, 4:10 PM 32,090 Views 36 Comments

Chief Financial Officer Bob Swan will serve as interim chief executive.

America's highest court to decide if it will hear Making A Murderer case
# Brendan Dassey
# Brendan Dassey

America's highest court to decide if it will hear Making A Murderer case

Jun 13th 2018, 9:14 PM 34,762 Views 12 Comments

The court will decide whether to hear Brendan Dassey’s case.

Trump calls for Russia to be let back into G7 club of nations
# Rich Club
# Rich Club

Trump calls for Russia to be let back into G7 club of nations

Jun 8th 2018, 6:15 PM 11,989 Views 56 Comments

Moscow was expelled from the rich nations club over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region.

Britain appeals to the US not to abandon Iran nuclear deal
# Not Perfect
# Not Perfect

Britain appeals to the US not to abandon Iran nuclear deal

May 7th 2018, 8:52 AM 6,937 Views 47 Comments

Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the agreement.

Gas warning and a 'wall of fire' in Hawaii after earthquake causes volcanic eruptions
# Wall Of Fire
# Wall Of Fire

Gas warning and a 'wall of fire' in Hawaii after earthquake causes volcanic eruptions

May 5th 2018, 10:50 AM 10,315 Views 1 Comment

The Kilauea volcano, one of five active on the island, has erupted.

Former US Marine admits to killing seven women
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Former US Marine admits to killing seven women

May 5th 2018, 7:37 AM 24,449 Views 0 Comments

Victims’ relatives watched quietly during the hearing as Vann uttered the word “guilty” seven times.

France's Emmanuel Macron attacks US nationalism in Congress speech
# State Visit
# State Visit

France's Emmanuel Macron attacks US nationalism in Congress speech

Apr 25th 2018, 8:58 PM 17,090 Views 49 Comments

Macron told a joint meeting of Congress, “the American and French people have had a rendezvous with freedom”.

'A woman of incredible determination' - Tributes pour in for former US First Lady Barbara Bush who has died aged 92
# RIP
# RIP

'A woman of incredible determination' - Tributes pour in for former US First Lady Barbara Bush who has died aged 92

Apr 18th 2018, 7:40 AM 25,027 Views 26 Comments

“I had the best job in America,” she wrote in a 1994 memoir.

Deadpool actor charged with making false bomb report on train
# TJ MIller
# TJ MIller

Deadpool actor charged with making false bomb report on train

Apr 10th 2018, 8:50 PM 21,473 Views 0 Comments

No explosives were found.

Iraq War veteran becomes first US senator to give birth while in office
# New Arrival
# New Arrival

Iraq War veteran becomes first US senator to give birth while in office

Apr 9th 2018, 10:15 PM 12,008 Views 19 Comments

Tammy Duckworth gave birth to a daughter today.

Teen wounded in US school shooting dies after life support removed
# Great Mills High School
# Great Mills High School

Teen wounded in US school shooting dies after life support removed

Mar 24th 2018, 12:12 PM 12,593 Views 23 Comments

“My daughter was hurt by a boy who shot her in the head and took everything from us.”

American mom: 'Why I am marching for American gun control in Dublin'
# Opinion
# Opinion

American mom: 'Why I am marching for American gun control in Dublin'

Mar 24th 2018, 9:30 AM 20,078 Views 43 Comments

As an American citizen, and as a parent, it’s hard to stay uninvolved in the gun control debate while we are abroad, writes Mary Farley.

'Dear Los Angeles, you're welcome' - Zlatan announces Galaxy move with newspaper advert
# Dare To Zlatan
From The42
# Dare To Zlatan

'Dear Los Angeles, you're welcome' - Zlatan announces Galaxy move with newspaper advert

Mar 23rd 2018, 2:32 PM 7,876 Views 13 Comments

Ibrahimovic spent two seasons at Manchester United, winning the League Cup and Europa League.

People are seriously annoyed about the U.S. Army's St. Patrick's Day message
# Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Ireland

People are seriously annoyed about the U.S. Army's St. Patrick's Day message

Mar 18th 2018, 9:28 AM 28,418 Views 9 Comments

Yikes.

Taoiseach says no one will gain from a trade war between US and Europe
# Leo In The Usa
# Leo In The Usa

Taoiseach says no one will gain from a trade war between US and Europe

Mar 13th 2018, 8:00 PM 20,632 Views 58 Comments

The Taoiseach told an audience in Washington DC that Ireland is a “global country” at the centre of a “rapidly changing world”.

Porn star sues Trump over non-disclosure agreement - but President denies affair
# Stormy Daniels
# Stormy Daniels

Porn star sues Trump over non-disclosure agreement - but President denies affair

Mar 7th 2018, 9:20 PM 70,678 Views 82 Comments

The agreement was signed days before the 2016 election.

Lewinsky calls Clinton affair a 'gross abuse of power'
# Metoo
# Metoo

Lewinsky calls Clinton affair a 'gross abuse of power'

Feb 28th 2018, 11:53 AM 32,224 Views 112 Comments

Lewinsky writes in the March issue of Vanity Fair.

Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting
# Backlash
# Backlash

Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting

Feb 24th 2018, 2:46 PM 23,558 Views 91 Comments

The moves came as petitions circulated online targeting companies offering discounts to NRA members.

Florida killer yells 'murderers!' as he is put to death
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Florida killer yells 'murderers!' as he is put to death

Feb 23rd 2018, 8:31 AM 40,558 Views 118 Comments

Eric Scott Branch killed a 21-year-old in 1993.

NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting
# NRA
# NRA

NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting

Feb 22nd 2018, 9:54 PM 16,789 Views 89 Comments

He also doubled down on the NRA’s longstanding position that armed Americans were the first line of defence in confronting deadly attacks.

US college professor cancels cultural freedoms class after use of racial slur causes anger
# Princeton
# Princeton

US college professor cancels cultural freedoms class after use of racial slur causes anger

Feb 14th 2018, 8:29 AM 18,128 Views 72 Comments

Colleagues say Professor Emeritus Lawrence Rosen has often used the slur during lectures on free speech.

Train full of Republican politicians collides with truck, one killed on board truck
# Virginia
# Virginia

Train full of Republican politicians collides with truck, one killed on board truck

Jan 31st 2018, 6:40 PM 17,301 Views 56 Comments

One lawmaker said the truck had been ripped in half by the impact.

Can Trump stick to a script? We'll find out tomorrow
# State Of The Union
# State Of The Union

Can Trump stick to a script? We'll find out tomorrow

Jan 29th 2018, 7:14 AM 9,606 Views 34 Comments

Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address.

Trump says his plan for border wall has never changed after aide called it 'uninformed'
# Border Crossing
# Border Crossing

Trump says his plan for border wall has never changed after aide called it 'uninformed'

Jan 18th 2018, 7:44 PM 9,921 Views 40 Comments

Trump also clarified the wall would not be built in areas of natural protection.

Trump takes aim at Democratic senator over leak of 's***hole countries' comments
# Racism
# Racism

Trump takes aim at Democratic senator over leak of 's***hole countries' comments

Jan 16th 2018, 9:41 AM 25,258 Views 79 Comments

Without explicitly denying his use of the word, Trump said the senator had misrepresented what he said about African nations.

Investigator's team 'interested in speaking to Trump' over possible Russian collusion
# Robert Mueller
# Robert Mueller

Investigator's team 'interested in speaking to Trump' over possible Russian collusion

Jan 9th 2018, 7:01 AM 8,435 Views 54 Comments

When or even if an interview would occur was not immediately clear.

Ancient DNA evidence reveals story of first Native Americans to enter the continent
# Ancient Beringians
# Ancient Beringians

Ancient DNA evidence reveals story of first Native Americans to enter the continent

Jan 7th 2018, 3:30 PM 28,961 Views 17 Comments

A team of researchers made the discovery using DNA from a six-month-old Native American infant.

US police apologise to victims after throwing away untested rape kits
# Justice
# Justice

US police apologise to victims after throwing away untested rape kits

Jan 7th 2018, 8:30 AM 13,662 Views 31 Comments

The Fayetteville police force in North Carolina has admitted it threw away more than 300 rape kits.

Four killed, flights cancelled and schools closed as 'bomb cyclone' batters the US
# Bombogenesis
# Bombogenesis

Four killed, flights cancelled and schools closed as 'bomb cyclone' batters the US

Jan 5th 2018, 7:39 AM 31,075 Views 12 Comments

Nearly 75% of flights departing Boston and New Jersey’s Newark airports were cancelled.

Top Hollywood women launch anti-harassment initiative following Weinstein scandal
# Dear Sisters
# Dear Sisters

Top Hollywood women launch anti-harassment initiative following Weinstein scandal

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:10 AM 13,923 Views 84 Comments

Over 300 influential women have signed it.

A white Christmas: Record-breaking 60 inches of snowfall has completely buried this US town
# It's Sort Of Erie
# It's Sort Of Erie

A white Christmas: Record-breaking 60 inches of snowfall has completely buried this US town

Dec 27th 2017, 10:24 AM 57,065 Views 33 Comments

58 inches of snow fell between Christmas Day to Stephen’s Day in the US town of Erie.

US President Donald Trump signs $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law
# Tax Reform
# Tax Reform

US President Donald Trump signs $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law

Dec 22nd 2017, 5:34 PM 10,969 Views 53 Comments

He also signed short-term funding bill into law that that will keep the federal government running until 19 January.

'We need his vote': Trump backs Republican accused of preying on teenagers
# Roy Moore
# Roy Moore

'We need his vote': Trump backs Republican accused of preying on teenagers

Dec 4th 2017, 1:55 PM 14,249 Views 45 Comments

US Senate hopeful Roy Moore is accused of sexually inappropriate conduct with a string of teenage girls.

Suspected serial killer arrested after bringing murder weapon to his job at McDonald's
# Tampa
# Tampa

Suspected serial killer arrested after bringing murder weapon to his job at McDonald's

Nov 29th 2017, 10:47 PM 29,806 Views 0 Comments

Howell Emanuel Donaldson is charged with four murders which spanned 51 days.

Donald Trump calls senator 'Pocahontas' at event honouring Native Americans
# Navajo
# Navajo

Donald Trump calls senator 'Pocahontas' at event honouring Native Americans

Nov 27th 2017, 9:58 PM 50,028 Views 77 Comments

Sarah Huckabee Sanders said a racial slur “was certainly not the president’s intent”.

'The Irish conflict's Martin Luther King': John Hume's journey to America
# In The Name Of Peace
# In The Name Of Peace

'The Irish conflict's Martin Luther King': John Hume's journey to America

Nov 26th 2017, 8:30 PM 12,055 Views 77 Comments

The topic is explored in a new documentary and book.

60,000 attend mass in Detroit clearing the way for sainthood of Irish-American priest
# Father Solanus Casey
# Father Solanus Casey

60,000 attend mass in Detroit clearing the way for sainthood of Irish-American priest

Nov 20th 2017, 12:14 PM 21,154 Views 62 Comments

Bernard Francis Casey was born in Wisconsin in 1870, the sixth of 16 children born to Irish immigrants.