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Zimbabwe’s ruling party close to ousting Mugabe - America News
Zimbabwe’s ruling party close to ousting Mugabe28 minutes ago
Leaders of Zimbabwe’s ruling political party are moving to oust longtime president Robert Mugabe, news reports said Saturday. At a meeting planned for Sunday, the central committee of the ZANU-PF party will also dismiss Grace Mugabe, who has been her husb
US nuke commander says he would resist ‘illegal’ Trump launch order - America News
US nuke commander says he would resist ‘illegal’ Trump launch order 28 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — The top U.S. nuclear commander was quoted as saying on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons. CBS News said Air Force General John Hyten, commander of the U.S. Strategi
Stadium mass for Detroit priest’s beatification draws thousands - America News
Stadium mass for Detroit priest’s beatification draws thousands 28 minutes ago
DETROIT — A priest who wasn’t allowed to preach instead turned his ears and heart to the needy. Now, decades after his death, Solanus Casey is on a path to sainthood, celebrated as an incredibly humble man who brought people to God. Father Solanus, as he
Cayuga County recycling event collects 25,000 pounds of electronics - America News
Cayuga County recycling event collects 25,000 pounds of electronics 38 minutes ago
AUBURN — A joint Cayuga County-Auburn recycling event netted 25,000 pounds of old televisions, computer monitors, and other electronics for the area’s 10th annual America Recycles Day Electronics Event.
Pipeline protester recalls horror of nearly losing her arm in clash with police - America News
Pipeline protester recalls horror of nearly losing her arm in clash with police 4 hours ago
A year ago Tuesday, Sophia Wilansky stood on a bridge just outside the Dakota Access Pipeline encampment when she was flattened by a deafening explosion. She refused to look down at her left hand, because she could not feel it and feared it had been blown
Coup spells trouble for NYU grad charged with insulting Mugabe - America News
Coup spells trouble for NYU grad charged with insulting Mugabe 4 hours ago
The military coup in Zimbabwe that saw the army seize control of dictator Robert Mugabe’s government last week may not be good news for a New Jersey woman fighting charges of insulting the president. Martha O’Donovan, 25, was charged earlier this month wi
Donations to Clinton Foundation plunged along with Hillary’s election defeat - America News
Donations to Clinton Foundation plunged along with Hillary’s election defeat 5 hours ago
Donations to the Clinton Foundation took a precipitous dive for a second year in a row as Justice Department officials mulled whether they would appoint a special prosecutor to probe the non-profit’s “alleged unlawful dealings.” Contributions to the Bill,
I was was an ISIS slave — and now I’m fighting back - America News
I was was an ISIS slave — and now I’m fighting back 5 hours ago
Nadia Murad grew up dreaming of owning a beauty salon. The youngest of 11 children in a Yazidi family in northwest Iraq, she took photographs of all the brides in her tiny village, studying their makeup and hair. Her favorite was of a brunette woman with
Trump dares ‘biggest loser’ Clinton to run again in 2020 - America News
Trump dares ‘biggest loser’ Clinton to run again in 2020 6 hours ago
Go for it, Hill — run again! President Trump slammed political adversary Hillary Clinton in an early Saturday tweet, urging her to take a repeat run for the White House in 2020. “Crooked Hillary Clinton is the worst (and biggest) loser of all time.
Americans worry that talking about Trump will ruin Thanksgiving dinner: poll - America News
Americans worry that talking about Trump will ruin Thanksgiving dinner: poll 6 hours ago
Americans will sit down next week for what has become a holiday tradition in the United States: tiptoeing through a turkey dinner without mentioning the president. Nearly one-third of all adults will actively avoid political conversations when they see fr
Top Florida Democrat resigns after women accuse him of creepy behavior - America News
Top Florida Democrat resigns after women accuse him of creepy behavior 6 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Democrat Party chairman resigned Friday after a report of anonymous allegations of sexually inappropriate behavior, a decision he made after four of his party’s candidates for governor said he should step down. The party po
Workplace disputes in Congress are costing taxpayers millions - America News
Workplace disputes in Congress are costing taxpayers millions 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The government has paid more than $17 million in taxpayer money over the last 20 years to resolve claims of sexual harassment, overtime pay disputes and other workplace violations filed by employees of Congress. The Office of Compliance relea
Environmental group urges Katko to oppose tax bill, Arctic refuge drilling - America News
Environmental group urges Katko to oppose tax bill, Arctic refuge drilling 8 hours ago
A national environmental group launched a television advertising campaign to urge three Republican members of Congress, including U.S. Rep. John Katko, to oppose tax reform legislation that's linked to a separate measure that would allow oil drilling in t
Russian veto blocks U.N. probe into Syria’s toxic gas attack - America News
Russian veto blocks U.N. probe into Syria’s toxic gas attack 8 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS – An international investigation into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria will end on Friday after Russia blocked for the third time in a month attempts at the United Nations to renew the inquiry, which Moscow has sl
Lebanese PM arrives in Paris to meet with Macron - America News
Lebanese PM arrives in Paris to meet with Macron 9 hours ago
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris after a tense stay in Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a new political crisis in Lebanon. Hariri arrived Saturday in France on Macron’s invitation, and
Thousands of Zimbabweans gather to march against Mugabe - America News
Thousands of Zimbabweans gather to march against Mugabe 10 hours ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe — Euphoric crowds of several thousand people gathered in Zimbabwe’s capital on Saturday to demand the departure of President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa’s last remaining liberation leaders, after nearly four decades in power.
3 months after clashes, Boston hosting free speech rally - America News
3 months after clashes, Boston hosting free speech rally 13 hours ago
BOSTON — Free speech advocates whose rally on Boston Common last summer drew boisterous counter-protesters plan to regroup there this weekend. The conservative groups Resist Marxism and Boston Free Speech say they plan a midday Saturday event on the Commo
Aaron Hernandez house sells to real estate investor for $1M - America News
Aaron Hernandez house sells to real estate investor for $1M 13 hours ago
NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. — Aaron Hernandez’s home has been sold for $1 million, about $300,000 lower than the asking price. The Boston Herald reports that the 7,100-square-foot mansion in North Attleborough was sold to 23-year-old real estate inves
Video shows nurses laughing as 89-year-old vet dies, begs for help - America News
Video shows nurses laughing as 89-year-old vet dies, begs for help 14 hours ago
ATLANTA — Two nurses lost their licenses after a television station persuaded courts to unseal a video secretly recorded by the family of a man who died in their care. The video shows the World War II veteran repeatedly calling for help, saying he canR
Drug that makes people strip, bark taking over parts of US - America News
Drug that makes people strip, bark taking over parts of US 14 hours ago
Otherwise normal folks suddenly running naked, screaming through the streets and breaking into homes? That kind of bizarre and sometimes dangerous behavior has taken place in recent years in the South and Midwest – with the most recent headline-grabbing c
Women are standing up for Roy Moore - America News
Women are standing up for Roy Moore 15 hours ago
A group of women staged a rally Friday in support of beleaguered Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore — with one comparing the accused sex harasser to America’s founders. “He is the closest thing to a Founding Father that we have seen in our lifetimes,”