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Paul Krugman Warns Trump Is Poised To Disregard Democratic House VictoryNew York Times columnist Paul Krugman fears that President Donald Trump's

10/22/2018 12:59:36 AM

Kmart employee gives emotional announcement before the store closed permanentlyThe once-beloved American retailer Sears Holdings filed for bankruptcy earlier

10/22/2018 8:46:09 AM

Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson UniversityCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) -- The floor of a condominium clubhouse near Clemson

10/21/2018 1:57:05 PM

Israel says to negotiate border land lease extension with JordanIsrael will negotiate with Jordan an extension of a 25-year Israeli lease of border land under a 1994 peace treaty, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday. Netanyahu, in public remarks, said Jordan wants to implement its option to end the lease, and Israel "will enter negotiations with it on the possibility of extending the current arrangement". Under an annex to the peace agreement, Israel leased about 1,000 acres (405 hectares) of agricultural land in the southern sector of its border with Jordan, as well as a small area known as the "Island of Peace" near the Sea of Galilee.

10/21/2018 7:10:01 AM

Saudi explanation of Khashoggi death not 'credible': UK ministerSaudi Arabia's account of the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside its Istanbul consulate is not credible and the culprits must be "held to account," a British minister said on Sunday. After a fortnight of denials, Saudi authorities admitted Saturday that the Washington Post columnist, a prominent critic of powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed after entering the consulate in Turkey on October 2. "I don't think it's credible," Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab told the BBC, adding there was a "serious question mark over the account that has been given".

10/21/2018 8:35:04 AM

Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party AttendeesA white-water rafting excursion in Costa Rica turned deadly on Saturday when

10/22/2018 12:37:23 PM

Train derails in TaiwanOne of Taiwan’s fastest passenger trains derailed Sunday on a curve along a popular weekend route, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 170 others, authorities said. The Puyuma express was carrying more than 360 passengers from a suburb of Taipei in the north to Taitung, a city on Taiwan’s southeast coast, when it went off the tracks shortly before 5 p.m., the government said in a statement.

10/21/2018 8:47:58 AM

World’s Longest Sea Bridge Brings China Closer to Hong KongThe $15 billion, 55-kilometer (34-mile) bridge, which Xinhua says is the world’s longest sea link, opens for business at 9 a.m. Wednesday and is tipped to carry some 29,000 cars and trucks daily between Zhuhai on the mainland and Hong Kong, a former British colony. It also envisions a better marriage between China’s industrial might and its one-party state and the liberal, capitalist bastions of Hong Kong and Macau, which have their own passports, currencies, trade policies, courts and civil rights. The Greater Bay Area could serve as a new growth engine for the capital markets of Hong Kong, the casinos of Macau, formerly a Portuguese colony, and nearby Shenzhen, the economic powerhouse one of Xi’s predecessors, Deng Xiaoping, built on their doorstep almost four decades ago.

10/22/2018 3:00:00 PM

US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north SyriaAL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar (AP) — Turkish and American troops could begin conducting joint patrols in a matter of days around the northern Syrian city of Manbij within the coming days, the top U.S. commander for the Middle East said Sunday.

10/21/2018 11:56:46 AM

Laverne Cox Responds To Possible Trump Anti-Transgender Move: 'I Choose Love Not Fear'Actress Laverne Cox condemned a proposal reportedly under consideration by

10/21/2018 2:48:23 PM

The Yenko Chevrolet Camaro Returns with up to 1000 HorsepowerIt's also available with only 835 horses.

10/22/2018 9:12:00 AM

Matt Gutman: Caravan is a 'mass of humanity' heading toward U.S. borderABC News Chief National Correspondent Matt Gutman reports from the Mexico-Guatemala border where hundreds of migrants are trying to move toward the United States.

10/21/2018 11:22:35 AM

Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony Quotes Were Graffitied On Yale Law School StepsThe entrance to Yale University Law School, one of the most famous and

10/22/2018 11:41:51 AM

Yahoo News Explains: The international treatment of journalistsAccording to the Committee to Protect Journalists, 63 journalists have been killed in 2018 so far. Here's what you need to know about dangers faced by the media in the U.S. and abroad.

10/22/2018 12:14:56 PM

Atlantic-Pacific's New Collection At Nordstrom Only Looks ExpensiveFans of flirty fashion and affordable prices will love the latest collection

10/22/2018 11:14:19 AM