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Friday, Nov 30


Don Lemon Can't Stop Laughing As An Old Manafort Clip Comes Back To Haunt Trump


An old clip of Paul Manafort attempting to defend President Donald Trump is

Israel bombs targets in south Syria, near Damascus: monitor


Israeli jets bombed several areas in southern Syria and near Damascus on Thursday drawing retaliatory fire from the ground, a monitoring group said. The Israeli military made no comment on the reported strikes, during which Syrian air…

Merkel's Emergency Landing Investigated for Possible Crimes


The Airbus A340 experienced difficulties southwest of Amsterdam on Thursday, less than an hour into the flight from Berlin. A routine inspection suggests a technical malfunction of the plane’s air-to-ground communications systems, a German…


US pilots want more training on new Boeing jet after crash


DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines says its pilots will get more instruction on an automated anti-stall system on certain new Boeing jets, and American Airlines pilots are also seeking more training. The system is under scrutiny after a…


Immigrant deported after seeking refuge in N Carolina church


DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A Mexican immigrant who sought refuge in a North Carolina church for nearly a year was deported Thursday, federal authorities said.

42 Migrants Arrested in Border Clash Will Avoid Criminal Charges


No criminal charges will be filed against the 42 migrants who were arrested after they clashed with Border Patrol agents at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego, Calif. on Sunday. The only two individuals Customs and Border Protection…


Exclusive: Boeing eyes Lion Air crash software upgrade in 6-8 weeks


SEATTLE/PARIS (Reuters) - Boeing Co is weighing plans to launch a software upgrade for its 737 MAX in six to eight weeks that would help address a scenario faced by the Lion Air crew during last month's deadly crash in Indonesia, two…


North Carolina father 'shot son after fight over NFL kneeling protest during Thanksgiving'


A father has been charged with shooting his son during their Thanksgiving dinner after they got into an argument about National Football League (NFL) players kneeling during the national anthem. Esteban Marley Valencia was hit in the hand…

The Gene-Edited Babies And CRISPR-Cas9 Controversy, Explained


Outrage continues to grow over the news that Chinese scientist He Jiankui


3 Filipino police guilty of teen's murder in brutal drug war


MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court found three police officers guilty on Thursday of killing a student they alleged was a drug dealer, in the first known such conviction under the president's deadly crackdown on drugs.

Oil prices gain as investors eye Fed relief on interest rates


Oil prices gained Thursday after the US benchmark slid below $50 a barrel following reports Russia could join a production cut at next month's OPEC meeting.

Drug lord who changed his face testifies against 'El Chapo'


NEW YORK (AP) — A former Colombian drug lord known for an extreme plastic-surgery makeover meant to hide his identity testified Thursday at a U.S. trial about his lucrative drug-trafficking alliance with notorious Mexican counterpart…

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Michael Cohen’s New Guilty Plea


It's been nearly eight months since the FBI raided Michael Cohen's New York


The Latest: Alderman responds to search-warrant reports


CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on federal agents executing search warrants at the City Hall office of a powerful Chicago alderman (all times local):

Police Arrest Suspect In Thanksgiving Day Shooting At Alabama Mall


The case drew wide attention after police in Alabama said an officer had killed the gunman at the Riverchase Galleria near Birmingham, but then said the dead man was likely not to blame and that the actual shooter remained at large. Erron…

Perfect Zodiac Gifts For Astrology Lovers That Any Sign Will Appreciate


Celebrate your celestial-consumed cousin, star-obsessed sister, or planet-

If Trump Thinks Michael Cohen’s Plea Is Bad, Wait Till Dems Run The House Intel Committee


WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen

Thursday, Nov 29


Republicans Sink Trump Judicial Nominee Hostile To Black Voters' Rights


WASHINGTON ― In a shocking defeat for President Donald Trump, Sen. Tim Scott

Syria state TV says air defenses repelled missile attack


DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's air defenses confronted an aerial "aggression" over the country's south late Thursday, shooting down several targets and preventing them from carrying out their mission in the first such attack since Syria…

Right-Wing Conspiracist Laura Loomer Handcuffs Herself To Door Of Twitter's Office


Far-right conspiracy theorist Laura Loomer handcuffed herself to the front

The Latest: Walking dead march in Buenos Aires before summit


BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Latest on the Group of 20 summit in Argentina (all times local):

Report: Search warrants served at Chicago alderman's office


CHICAGO (AP) — Federal agents executed search warrants at the City Hall office of a powerful Chicago alderman on Thursday as part of an ongoing investigation, the Chicago Tribune reported.

Markets Right Now: A late rally fades, leaving stocks lower


NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

In abrupt switch, Trump cancels Putin meeting, cites Ukraine crisis


Trump said he pulled out due to tensions over Russian forces opening fire on Ukrainian navy boats and then seizing them and their crew on Sunday near Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014. Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen…


EU plays it cautious over Ukraine-Russia tensions


The European Union is aiming to de-escalate tensions between Kiev and Moscow this week after Russia seized three Ukrainian navy ships and their crew, worrying about putting fuel on the fire, diplomats and analysts say. The bloc is aware of…

Trump ex-lawyer pleads guilty to lying about Moscow tower project


Cohen, a former member of Trump's inner circle who in the past called himself the president's "fixer," described efforts to pursue Trump's ambitious Moscow real estate project deep into the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, later than…

Federal authorities raid office of Chicago alderman


Chicago Alderman Ed Burke has done property tax work for President Trump.

Religion and the New Supreme Court


Editor’s Note: The following is the fifth in a series of articles in which Mr. Yoo and Mr. Phillips will lay out a course of constitutional restoration, pointing out areas where the Supreme Court has driven the Constitution off its rails…