Top Stories 2017

  • In the war of insults, here's North Korea's latest jab at Trump
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:53 pm

    In the war of insults, here's North Korea's latest jab at Trump  USA TODAYLike Trump, Kim Jong Un Wants Trucks Made at Home—in His Case to Launch Missiles  NewsweekAir China suspends North Korea flights, deepening isolation  ABC NewsOnce Inside Kim Jong Un's Inner Circle, Top Aide's Star Fades  U.S. News & World ReportTrump has just made the world less safe by branding North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism  The IndependentFull coverag […]

  • Russia's Putin not likely to give up involvement in Syria
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:29 pm

    Russia's Putin not likely to give up involvement in Syria  Washington PostPutin to Speak With Trump on Syria After Meeting Assad in Sochi  BloombergRussia's Putin hosts Assad in fresh drive for Syria peace deal  ReutersSyria, Russia & Iran shift to diplomacy, while US and allies push for war  RTFull coverag […]

  • Democratic Rep. John Conyers denies wrongdoing after report of sexual harassment complaint in 2015
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    Democratic Rep. John Conyers denies wrongdoing after report of sexual harassment complaint in 2015  CNNRep. John Conyers Acknowledges Settlement, But Denies Sexual Harassment Claim  NPRThe Latest: Democratic lawmaker urges Conyers ethics probe  Washington PostShe Said A Powerful Congressman Harassed Her. Here's Why You Didn't Hear Her Story.  BuzzFeed NewsAffidavit 3 - DocumentCloud  DocumentCloudFull coverag […]

  • Girl Scouts tells parents not to force daughters to hug relatives over the holidays
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Girl Scouts tells parents not to force daughters to hug relatives over the holidays  Fox NewsGirls Scouts of America tells parents not to make daughters hug relatives at Christmas  Telegraph.co.ukGirl Scouts: Don't force kids to hug relatives for holidays — it sends wrong message about consent  TheBlaze.comFull coverag […]

  • WATCH LIVE: President Trump Pardons His First Turkey
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:18 pm

    WATCH LIVE: President Trump Pardons His First Turkey  NPRTrump pardons Thanksgiving turkey, jokes about overturning Obama's  The Hill (blog)With turkey pardon, Trump spares Drumstick and Wishbone from Thanksgiving dinner  USA TODAYNational Thanksgiving Turkey Pardoning Ceremony  Whitehouse.govTurkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon  The HillFull coverag […]

  • FCC plan would give Internet providers power to choose the sites customers see and use
    on November 21, 2017 at 6:03 pm

    FCC plan would give Internet providers power to choose the sites customers see and use  Washington PostFCC Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules  NPRFCC chairman moves to dismantle Obama net neutrality rules  Fox NewsFCC Chief Plans to Ditch US 'Net Neutrality' Rules  U.S. News & World ReportFCC Is Revving Up to Destroy the Internet As We Know It  Popular MechanicsFull coverag […]

  • 'I am not okay': The remarkable response to the Charlie Rose allegations, from his CBS colleagues
    on November 21, 2017 at 5:59 pm

    'I am not okay': The remarkable response to the Charlie Rose allegations, from his CBS colleagues  Washington PostCharlie Rose Fired By CBS News Over Sexual Harassment Claims  DeadlineCharlie Rose Fired By CBS, After 8 Women Accused Him Of Sexual Harassment  NPRFull coverag […]

  • Report: Texas border agent who died might have fallen down culvert
    on November 21, 2017 at 5:53 pm

    Report: Texas border agent who died might have fallen down culvert  Arizona Daily StarBorder Patrol Agent May Have Fallen To Death: AP Sources  Patch.comAP source: Authorities believe border agent may have fallen  The Darien NewsFull coverag […]

  • Judge issues blow against Trump's sanctuary city order
    on November 21, 2017 at 5:48 pm

    Judge issues blow against Trump's sanctuary city order  CNNJudge Blocks Trump Administration From Punishing 'Sanctuary Cities'  NPRJudge Rules Trump Executive Order Cutting Funding From Sanctuary Cities Is Unconstitutional  Slate Magazine (blog)Federal court rules that Trump's executive order targeting sanctuary cities is unconstitutional  Washington PostFederal judge blocks Trump's executive order on denying funding to sanctuary cities  Washington PostFull coverag […]

  • US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Niger
    on November 21, 2017 at 4:18 pm

    US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Niger  CNNAdditional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson recovered in Niger, Pentagon says  Fox NewsMore remains of Sgt. La David Johnson, killed in Niger ambush, recovered  NBCNews.comFull coverag […]

  • Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting of Pennsylvania police officer
    on November 21, 2017 at 4:06 pm

    Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting of Pennsylvania police officer  ABC NewsSuspect arrested in fatal shooting of rookie Pennsylvania police officer  USA TODAYPennsylvania police officer's suspected killer captured  Fox NewsFull coverag […]

  • Charles Manson's followers: Will those still alive ever get out of prison?
    on November 21, 2017 at 4:01 pm

    Charles Manson's followers: Will those still alive ever get out of prison?  Los Angeles TimesRelative of First Manson 'Family' Victim Speaks Out After Cult Leader's Death: 'About Time'  PEOPLE.comThe eerie last prison calls with Charles Manson  New York PostKey figures in Manson case: Cult disciples, rich and famous  Washington PostManson's infamy, like his violence, did lasting harm  CNNFull coverag […]

  • That 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe probably did come from Russia after all
    on November 21, 2017 at 3:44 pm

    That 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe probably did come from Russia after all  Washington PostRussia finds 1000-times normal level of radioactive isotope after nuclear incident claims  ReutersWhat's ruthenium-106? What you need to know about Russian radiation  CBC.caRussia reports radioactivity 1000 times above normal after claims of nuclear accident  Hindustan TimesOfficials confirm 'high pollution' after spike in radioactivity in Urals, say no health risk  RTFull coverag […]

  • Argentina: Missing sub could be out of oxygen soon
    on November 21, 2017 at 3:12 pm

    Argentina: Missing sub could be out of oxygen soon  CNNTime Could Be Running Out for Missing Argentine Sub; Flares Reported  U.S. News & World ReportArgentina says flares seen are unlikely to be from submarine  ABC NewsFull coverag […]

  • DOJ threatens to sue Harvard over race-based admission practices
    on November 21, 2017 at 2:53 pm

    DOJ threatens to sue Harvard over race-based admission practices  New York PostThe Justice Department Is Threatening To Sue Harvard To Get Its Admissions Records  BuzzFeed NewsDOJ investigating Harvard's admission policies: report  The HillFull coverag […]

  • After CNN investigation, Puerto Rico asks funeral homes to help identify hurricane deaths
    on November 21, 2017 at 2:43 pm

    After CNN investigation, Puerto Rico asks funeral homes to help identify hurricane deaths  CNNPuerto Rico Unity March draws thousands to DC in plea for disaster aid  Orlando SentinelDominion Energy partners to provide 'Energy Oases' in Puerto Rico  WRICThe right uses natural disasters to push through their agenda. So should the left  The GuardianCityViews: Puerto Rico Needs A Marshall Plan  City LimitsFull coverag […]

  • US plans to end temporary residency permit program for Haiti
    on November 21, 2017 at 2:12 pm

    US plans to end temporary residency permit program for Haiti  CBS NewsTrump administration to send Haiti earthquake victims home in 2019  USA TODAYEarthquake survivor reacts to 'devastating' loss of status for 60K Haitians in US  ABC NewsSeven years after its devastating 2010 earthquake quake, Haitians will lose deportation protection by 2019  Pittsburgh Post-GazetteTrump Administration Ends Temporary Protection for Haitians  New York TimesFull coverag […]

  • Bill de Blasio says Bill Clinton would have to resign if Lewinsky scandal happened now
    on November 21, 2017 at 12:48 pm

    Bill de Blasio says Bill Clinton would have to resign if Lewinsky scandal happened now  CBS NewsLeave Bill Alone  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverag […]

  • Mandalay Bay and concert promoter sued by hundreds of Las Vegas massacre survivors
    on November 21, 2017 at 2:29 am

    Mandalay Bay and concert promoter sued by hundreds of Las Vegas massacre survivors  Los Angeles TimesLas Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Hotel, Concert Promoters  RollingStone.com5 lawsuits representing at least 450 victims in Las Vegas mass shooting filed in LA  KABC-TVFull coverag […]

  • Second woman accuses Franken of inappropriate touching
    on November 20, 2017 at 10:50 pm

    Second woman accuses Franken of inappropriate touching  Washington PostJane Curtin, Laraine Newman and other 'SNL' women stick up for Al Franken  Los Angeles TimesFranken Hunkers Down  U.S. News & World ReportFacing Second Accuser, Franken Sees His Once-Rising Star Dim  New York TimesWoman says Franken inappropriately touched her in 2010  CNNFull coverag […]