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Trump says if threatened, U.S. will 'totally destroy' North Korea

Reuters 181 sources

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy protection as the holiday shopping season nears

Toys R Us Inc. has filed for bankruptcy reorganization, a victim of the sea change in retailing and the company’s own heavy debt burden, but said it would continue to operate as usual heading into the crucial holiday shopping season.

Senate Cancels Meeting With Trump Lawyer Cohen

NBC News / Politics 62 sources

The Senate Intelligence Committee cancelled an interview with Trump lawyer Michael Cohen because they believe he violated an agreement not to talk to the media.

FBI wiretapped Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort - reports

BBC / US / Canada 74 sources

Paul Manafort's home was raided by agents probing Russian influence on the US election

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Equifax says personal data of 100,000 Canadians may have been exposed in hack

CBC.ca / Business 16 sources

Equifax Canada says a massive cybersecurity breach at the company may have exposed the personal information of approximately 100,000 Canadian consumers.


Apple's iOS 11 kills old 32-bit iPhone and iPad apps

BBC / Technology 16 sources

Apple's latest mobile operating system will not launch several ageing educational apps and games.


Review: The iPhone 8 is a look into the augmented future of photography

TechCrunch 58 sources

This is a camera review. There are a number of updates that should appeal in the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, but the one question most upgraders are going to be asking is how good is the camera? The camera system in the iPhone is becoming the…

US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

Homebuilders slowed their pace of construction by a sharp 0.8 percent in August, the second straight monthly decline. A steep drop in multifamily construction more than offset a gain in … Click to Continue »


Bill O'Reilly says his firing at Fox News was a 'hit job'

NY Daily News 44 sources

Axed Fox News host Bill O’Reilly says he’s a nice guy — despite numerous sexual harassment allegations.


Hillary will not rule out challenging 2016 election res

Fox News 42 sources

Sean debates former Obama economic adviser Austan Goolsbee on ‘Hannity’

Republicans can't quit trying to repeal and replace Obamacare | Opinion

NOLA.com / News 72 sources

The U.S. Senate is moving toward voting on a health care proposal by Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy and South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham before the end of this month.


THE MEMO: Trump faces test with UN address

The Hill 42 sources

Much of the political world, both right and left, will be on tenterhooks.

Category 5 Maria Brings 'Avalanche of Torn-Away Roofs,' Devastation to Island

NBC News 834 sources

"We will need help, my friend, we will need help of all kinds," the prime minister of Dominica wrote after the storm passed.


Gov. Walker signs $3 billion Foxconn incentives bill

WXOW.com 39 sources

Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations.


Toys ‘R’ Us files for bankruptcy

Loaded with debt from buyout more than a decade ago, it failed to draw consumers to stores

Sean Spicer was the life of the party after the Emmys

New York Post 78 sources

Spicer hit the Governors Ball, Colbert’s after-party at Beauty & Essex and a Netflix bash.


Senate backs massive increase in military spending

Reuters 70 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate passed its version of a $700 billion defense policy bill on Monday, backing President Donald Trump's call for a bigger, stronger military but setting the stage for a battle over government spending…


Manafort under surveillance before and after election: report

The FBI began investigating the longtime Republican operative in 2014 because of his work in Ukraine, CNN reported.


Donald Trump Jr. drops Secret Service protections

NY Daily News 18 sources

President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has reportedly ditched his Secret Service detail for good.


Clinton leaves question mark over 2016 election legitimacy

BBC / US / Canada 42 sources

Hillary Clinton says she would not "rule out" questioning the legitimacy of the US presidential election if Russia is found to have deeply meddled. The former secretary of state told NPR's Fresh Air programme, however, she did not believe…

Sean Spicer says he regrets Trump inaugural crowd claim

CBS News 17 sources

The former White House press secretary says he "absolutely" regrets saying that Trump had largest inauguration crowd in history


Democrats urge full review of Republicans' 11th-hour attack on Obamacare

Reuters 72 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that legislative analysts examine both the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a last-ditch effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare.


The Best and Worst Moments of the 2017 Emmys

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by a number of captivating women and one powerful man.

Monday, Sep 18

Hillary Clinton still wants to challenge election results

New York Post 42 sources

Hillary Clinton just can’t face the fact that Donald Trump’s in the White House and she’s not. Ten months after her stunning defeat​ in the 2016 presidential race, the Democratic nominee would not rule out challenging the results if…

Justin Trudeau says Canada will not buy from Boeing while it is ‘busy trying to sue us’

CNBC / U.S. 39 sources

Trudeau said Canada will not buy any of Boeing's Super Hornet jets if it continues to pursue a lawsuit against Bombardier.

Trump Debuts at UN, Calls for Administrative Overhaul of World Body

Voice of America 98 sources

U.S. President Donald Trump says he long ago recognized the promise of the United Nations when he chose a spot across the street to build a residential tower.

Sean Spicer hypes up Emmys crowd size during surprise cameo

NY Daily News 619 sources

Stephen Colbert borrowed President Trump’s former hypeman to inflate Emmy viewers.

Sunday, Sep 17

Second man arrested in London train attack investigation, Metropolitan Police say

CNBC / World 246 sources

A second man was arrested Saturday in the investigation into the terrorist attack on London's Parsons Green station.

Trump reportedly flip-flops on Paris climate deal decision

New York Post 106 sources

In a surprising about-face, the Trump administration has decided against pulling out of the Paris climate accord, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal attributed to a European Union official. “The U.S. has stated that they will…

What's a Juggalo? See the group that gathered opposite a pro-Trump rally in Washington

NOLA.com 36 sources

Based on appearance alone, it would appear the two booster groups couldn't be farther apart. But there was a political undertone to why the Juggalos convened in Washington.

Trump hits back at Clinton, with a golf ball, on Twitter

Reuters 113 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday retweeted a doctored video of himself taking a golf swing and hitting former Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton, who then stumbles as she boards a plane.

Saturday, Sep 16

U.K. Police Arrest Teen Near Port After London Subway Attack

NBC News 226 sources

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the London subway attack that injured nearly 30 on a packed commuter train.

U.K. raises threat level as ISIS claims responsibility for attack

CBS News 1276 sources

British leader's decision comes after explosion in Underground station injures passengers

Warren applauds judge for blocking Trump sanctuary city rules

The Hill 71 sources

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) praised a federal judge that ruled against the Trump administration's rules requiring so-called sanctuary cities to help enforce federal immigration laws in order to receive fund...

Maine politicians: Equifax should not profit in any way from data breach

Bangor Daily News 97 sources

Maine Attorney General Janet Mills joined a growing group of attorneys general Friday when she called on Equifax to offer only free credit checks following a security breach this week that involved 143 million people.

Friday, Sep 15

Harvard withdraws fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning

Reuters 69 sources

(Reuters) - Harvard University on Friday withdrew a fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who was convicted of leaking classified data, after two leaders in the U.S. intelligence community distanced…

CALL FOR STRONGER MEASURES US condemns N. Korea after regime fires another missile over Japan

Fox News / World 555 sources

North Korea launched another missile Friday, the rogue nation's first missile launch since its massive nuclear test more than a week ago, prompting U.S. officials to issue a sharp round of condemnation.

TERROR IN THE TUBE: Manhunt on for London bucket bomber after 22 hurt in rush-hour attack

Fox News 930 sources

Reports of "facial burns" and a passenger rush to escape emerged Friday morning after an explosion occurred at a subway station in southwest London.

11-year-old boy mows White House lawn, doesn't notice Trump

NY Daily News 78 sources

The president got what you might call a grassroots display of support at the White House.

Thursday, Sep 14

Martin Shkreli bound for jail after judge revokes his $5M bail

NY Daily News 189 sources

Martin Shkreli got socked into jail Wednesday when a federal judge delivered a poetic punchline to the Pharma Bro's Hillary Clinton jokes.

Google 'segregates' women into lower-paying jobs, stifling careers, lawsuit says

The Guardian 111 sources

Exclusive: Women say Google denied them promotions, telling the Guardian they were forced into less prestigious jobs despite qualifications

White House: ESPN's Jemele Hill should be fired for Trump insults

NY Daily News 157 sources

"I think that's one of the more outrageous comments that anyone could make," Sarah Huckabee Sanders said about Hill's controversial tweet.

Democrats say agreement reached with Trump to protect young immigrants

The Guardian / US 420 sources

Trump denies deal made with Democrats but suggests protections for so-called Dreamers could be made in exchange for increased border security