Thursday, September 21st, 2017
  • Maria regains strength as it pulls away from Puerto Rico, approaches Dominican Republic, Turks and Caicos - Washington Post

    Washington PostMaria regains strength as it pulls away from Puerto Rico, approaches Dominican Republic, Turks and CaicosWashington Post(This article, originally published at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday, was updated at 3:30 a.m. Thursday with the latest information from the National Hurricane Center.) Hurricane Maria tore across Puerto Rico Wednesday unleashing destructive winds, which ...Hurricane Maria […]

  • Fears of building's collapse as rescuers race to reach girl trapped under rubble in Mexico - CNN

    CNNFears of building's collapse as rescuers race to reach girl trapped under rubble in MexicoCNNMexico City (CNN) Rescuers are getting closer to pinpointing the exact location of a 12-year-old girl trapped beneath the debris of a collapsed elementary school in Mexico. "At this moment we know that at least one girl is alive inside," Major Jose ...Why Mexico Is So Prone to Strong EarthquakesNew […]

  • Google Is Buying HTC's Smartphone Expertise for $1.1 Billion - New York Times

    New York TimesGoogle Is Buying HTC's Smartphone Expertise for $1.1 BillionNew York TimesHTC employees were already working with Google on smartphone development before a $1.1 billion deal that was announced on Wednesday. Credit Paul Hanna/Reuters. SAN FRANCISCO — Google announced late Wednesday night that it is spending ...Google bites off big piece of HTC in $1.1B bet on […]

  • Despite Pleas, Oklahoma City Officer Fatally Shoots Deaf Man - New York Times

    New York TimesDespite Pleas, Oklahoma City Officer Fatally Shoots Deaf ManNew York TimesMadgiel Sanchez, who was deaf, was fatally shot by an Oklahoma City police officer on Tuesday night. Credit via Associated Press. An Oklahoma City police officer fatally shot a man on Tuesday night despite pleas from neighbors that the man was deaf and ...The Latest: Neighbor says man shot by cop didn't […]

  • OnPolitics Today: GOP lawmakers go silent on funding Trump's wall - USA TODAY

    USA TODAYOnPolitics Today: GOP lawmakers go silent on funding Trump's wallUSA TODAYPresident Trump is determined to squeeze $1.6 billion out of Congress for his would-be signature border wall. But lawmakers in his own party? Eh, not so clear. The Senate's yet to tackle the $1.6 billion in initial wall funding that the House approved ...California again steps up to Trump, this time to stop the […]

  • Premature applause for the Trump trio - Washington Times

    Washington TimesPremature applause for the Trump trioWashington TimesPresident Donald Trump walks to his seat after speaking during a luncheon with African leaders at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) more >. Share. Tweet. Share.and more » […]

  • Top senator says there are likely 'a lot more' fake Facebook accounts tied to Russia - Business Insider

    Business InsiderTop senator says there are likely 'a lot more' fake Facebook accounts tied to RussiaBusiness InsiderThere are likely "a lot more" fake Facebook accounts affiliated with Russia than what the company has so far disclosed, the vice chairman of the US Senate Intelligence Committee, Mark Warner, said on Wednesday. Warner, who is helping lead the ...Democrats urge FEC to reconsider […]

  • Obama: 'Aggravating' to See GOP Try to Unravel Obamacare - Newsmax

    NewsmaxObama: 'Aggravating' to See GOP Try to Unravel ObamacareNewsmaxFormer President Barack Obama said at an event in New York on Wednesday it is "aggravating" to see lawmakers try to unravel Obamacare, The Hill reported. "Those of you who live in countries that already have universal healthcare are trying to figure ...and more » […]

  • Manafort offered wealthy Russian briefings on Trump campaign - report - CBS News

    CBS NewsManafort offered wealthy Russian briefings on Trump campaign - reportCBS NewsLast Updated Sep 20, 2017 5:51 PM EDT. Paul Manafort offered a Russian billionaire private briefings on the presidential campaign -- while he was Donald Trump's campaign chairman -- the Washington Post reports. Citing people familiar with the ...Trump Praises Africa for Making “So Many Friends” […]

  • Trump's puzzling speech to African leaders, annotated - Washington Post

    Washington PostTrump's puzzling speech to African leaders, annotatedWashington PostPresident Trump delivered a brief speech to African leaders Wednesday at the United Nations, and in the span of about 800 words, he twice conjoined the names of two countries, Namibia and Zambia, creating the nonexistent nation of “Nambia,” and told ...Donald Trump's comments on Africa at the UN were, […]