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Italy's Salvini dares lawmakers to vote to put…

Italy's right-wing opposition leader Matteo Salvini is daring fellow senators to vote to put him on trial for alleged kidnapping for keeping migrants aboard a rescue ship when he was interior minister last year

Bizarre Sea Life Spotted In Australia

Bizarre sea life has been spotted in Australia.

California Teachers Sue Delta After Jet Fuel Dump…

​At least 60 people were treated for injuries by fire crew after a jetliner dumped fuel on five elementary schools earlier this week.

Big News About the Simpsons ' Apu

Controversy has long been swirling around Apu, the Simpsons ' Indian character, being voiced by white actor Hank Azaria. Now, Azaria tells Slashfilm he won't be voicing the character anymore. "We all made the decision together. We all agreed on it. We all feel like it’s the right thing and...

Homes burn after shooter kills 2 Honolulu officers

A man shot and killed two police officers Sunday as they responded to a home in a leafy Honolulu neighborhood near Waikiki Beach, authorities said. The house then caught fire with the suspect and two women inside. (Jan. 20)

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Phew! Easing of strike brings relief for Paris…

Paris commuters are finding their smiles again after some striking subway workers decided to end their walkouts against a contested overhaul of France's pension system

Aaron Hernandez's Fianceé Releases Statement…

Aaron Hernandez's Fianceé Releases Statement After Netflix Docuseries Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez took to Instagram following the release of 'Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez.' Shayanna Jenkins- Hernandez, via Instagram She announced that she'll be taking a break from social media in the wake of the three-part series. 'Killer Inside' shared intimate details about the late football player who committed suicide while serving a life sentence for first-degree murder.

Prince Harry To Jon Favreau: Meghan Available For…

Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP New audio from the red carpet at the "Lion King" premiere in July shows Prince Harry and Meghan Markle touting her voiceover abilities – "just not Scar" – to director Jon Favreau. Previously, red carpet audio seemingly showed Prince Harry talking to Disney CEO Bob Iger about how Markle was "really interested" in voiceover work, to which Iger responded, "We'd love to try." In the clip with Favreau, the Duke of Sessex appears to say "If anyone needs any extra voiceover work," months before the couple announced their departure from royal duties.

2 Officers Dead in Waikiki Shooting, 'Siege'

Two Honolulu, Hawaii, police officers were killed Sunday morning in a situation that quickly turned into a "siege." Sources tell KHON 2 it started when police were called to a home near the base of Diamond Head, where a landlord was reportedly trying to evict a tenant. The tenant allegedly...

Cloud of dust rolls over the horizon

A massive dust storm could be seen on Jan. 19, as it pushed its way toward homes in Dubbo, New South Wales.

Barack Obama Posts Cute Birthday Message for Wife…

Barack Obama Posts Cute Birthday Message for Wife Michelle The former first lady turned 56 years old this year. In his post, the former U.S. president shared a collage of pics with his spouse. Barack Obama, via Instagram The birthday message comes a few months after the couple's 27th wedding anniversary. For the occasion, both Barack and Michelle shared posts on their Instagram accounts. Michelle Obama, via Instagram Barack Obama, via Instagram

Britain's EU Journey: When Churchill urged…

Europe has been a source of contention in Britain seemingly forever

Highlights from the 26th Annual SAG Awards

The cast of "Parasite," Joaquin Phoenix, Renee Zellweger, Brad Pitt, and others accept acting awards. (January 19)

Akon Now Owns His Own City, Named After Himself

Rapper Akon is of Senegalese descent and spent much of his childhood in the West African country, and now he owns a city there. "Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future," he posted last week on Twitter . Yes, that's...

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UK looks to fast-growing Africa for trade ties…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is hosting several African leaders as the U.K. prepares for post-Brexit dealings with the world

Why Don't We Sneeze During Sleep?

Why don't we sneeze during sleep?

DOJ Reveals Rod Rosenstein Approved Release Of…

The messages between former FBI employees Peter Strzok and Lisa Page were critical of then-candidate Donald Trump.

GM Engineers Take Corvettes for 100mph Spin, Face…

Two GM engineers visiting the Kentucky plant that builds Corvettes evidently decided to put a couple of new 2020 C8 Stingrays through tests of their own. Their joyrides, which troopers said topped 100mph, ended with the men being arraigned on charges including speeding, racing a motor vehicle on a public...

Stars donned classic black and white at SAG Awards

Lupita Nyong'o, Reese Witherspoon and Christina Applegate are a few of the celebs who wore black and white looks for the Screen Actors Guild Awards. (Jan. 19)

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Prince Harry: 'Powerful media' is why he's…

Prince Harry has taken aim at the journalists who have dissected his life since the day he was born, explaining why he chose to step back from royal duties

Snickers Breaks Record for World’s Largest…

Snickers Breaks Record for World’s Largest Chocolate Nut Bar On Jan 16, Snickers, which is owned by Mars, Incorporated, created the world’s largest chocolate nut bar. Weighing over two tons, the giant bar took 15 people to create and is the equivalent of 41,000 single-sized bars. It contains more than 1,200 pounds of caramel, peanuts and nougat, as well as nearly 3,500 pounds of chocolate. According to a statement by Josh Olken, Brand Director at Snickers, this bar is only a small version of the brand’s plans for Super Bowl LIV. Josh Olken, via statement The Snickers must now be consumed in order to be officially recognized by Guinness World Record as the largest chocolate nut bar.

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SpaceX Destroys a Rocket to Test Escape System

In a counterintuitive safety test, SpaceX launched, then—less than 90 seconds later—destroyed a rocket Sunday at Cape Canaveral. The idea was to assess the survivability of the Crew Dragon capsule in a catastrophic rocket failure, NBC reports. The capsule is to take NASA astronauts to the International Space...

Monumental levels of snow buildup

Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, was hit by a powerful blizzard that left the areas covered in at least 2 feet of snow on Jan. 18.

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Reveals Struggle With…

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Reveals Struggle With Alopecia The Democrat from Massachusetts shared the news in a video from 'The Root.' She is one of nearly seven million in the United States with the skin disease. The freshman representative also showed off her bald head as a result of the condition. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root' The Senegalese twists she started wearing years ago became part of her political identity. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root' The 45-year-old goes on to say that her hair loss worsened towards the end of last year. By December it was all gone, but Pressley isn't hiding from her appearance anymore. Ayanna Pressley, via 'The Root'