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  • Banished US veterans lean on each other south of border

    He left his wife and young daughter behind in California. In Mexico, Barajas ... Barajas says he is aware of more than 300 spread throughout the world and typically sent home to their birth countries even though they often have no family or connections ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • 'Doomsday Clock' reflects grave threat to world

    PALO ALTO, Calif. — Rising tension between Russia and the U.S., North Korea's recent nuclear test and a lack of aggressive steps to address climate change are putting the world under grave threat, scientists behind a “Doomsday Clock" that measures the ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Obama bans solitary confinement for juveniles and low-level offenders

    Changes have been made at lower levels in recent months. In New York, prison officials agreed in December to reform the use of solitary confinement. In California, officials agreed to stop putting gang leaders in indefinite isolation after legal pressure.

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Search of San Diego hospital finds no evidence of shooting

    A witness reported hearing three gun shots at a California naval hospital, but a search of the complex found no sign of a gunman. The report prompted a large police response and the Naval Medical Center in San Diego was locked down for hours.

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Doomsday Clock stays at three minutes to midnight

    "We, the members of the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, want to be clear about our decision not to move the hands of the Doomsday Clock in 2016: That decision is not good news, but an expression of dismay that world ...

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Escaped California inmates were charged with violent crimes

    They drove the man to the desert where they believed he had buried large sums of money, tortured him by burning him with a blow torch and cutting off his penis, then dumped him on the side of a road, prosecutors said. Authorities said they found Nayeri ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Escaped California prison inmates reportedly had hours-long head start

    The three men who broke out of a Southern California prison Friday reportedly had a head start of up to 16 hours before officials realized they were missing, according to a published report. Hossein Nayeri, Jonathan Tieu and Bac Duong were last seen ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Australian Open: Johanna Konta v Zhang Shuai quarter-final

    The following month took her to Arizona and California, where she earned just $1,046 (£737) in two tournaments on the second-tier ITF circuit. Victory over Zhang would take her into the world top 30. The work she has done with mental coach Juan Coto ...

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Uber driver 'pulls gun' on passenger in Florida

    Later that month, the Washington Times reported that another Uber driver was accused of shooting a passenger who was allegedly choking him, despite the policy. And, two months later, a California district attorney said Uber's driver background checks ...

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • In Cambodia, John Kerry balances trade ties with warning on human rights

    Next month Obama will host the 10 leaders of ASEAN in California. In addition to ... Kerry came to Cambodia from Laos, which holds this year's chair of the ASEAN block, and where President Obama will make a landmark visit for the leaders summit this fall.

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Colors of AFC, NFC teams to shine on Empire State Building

    The winners - who will play in Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, California - will each get their team colors on two sides of the Empire State Building following the completion of both conference championship games. ---. AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Aksel Lund Svindal: Skier's season ends after high-speed Kitzbühel crash

    (CNN) Aksel Lund Svindal had, at one stage, looked like he might walk away with this year's overall World Cup. Instead the Norwegian skier was left struggling to walk off the slopes after a high-speed crash on Kitzbühel's notorious downhill at the ...

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Democratic Town Hall: CNN's Reality Check team vets the claims

    The World Health Organization issued a report in 2014, saying, "the USA is currently the only high-income country without nearly universal health-care coverage." As we determined in December based on the WHO report, our verdict is true. Reality Check: ...

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Rickie Fowler: Golfer forms 'Fab Four' after gatecrashing sport's 'Big Three'

    The 22-year-old Spieth leads the pack as world No.1 after landing back-to-back majors last year and coming mighty close to three in a row before clinching the season-ending FedEx Cup. The Texan might not be exactly rock 'n roll but as a role model with ...

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago
  • California city begins evacuating apartments after El Nino storms erode bluffs

    A Northern California city has declared a state of emergency after high waves and heavy rain driven by the El Nino system have eroded cliffs, leaving oceanfront apartment buildings in danger of falling into the Pacific. Authorities in Pacifica, a town ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Phillies sign former Stanford QB to minor league deal

    Crowder just wrapped up his career at Stanford University, where he started out as a two-sport athlete, playing baseball and football. After the 2012 ... The one-day signing is reportedly the fastest anybody has ever signed out of the California Winter ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Grand jury in Texas indicts activists behind Planned Parenthood videos

    "We respect the processes of the Harris County District Attorney, and note that buying fetal tissue requires a seller as well. Planned Parenthood still cannot deny the admissions from their leadership about fetal organ sales captured on video for all ...

    Fox News 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Toilet tech proves that where there's muck there's brass

    Nearly a third of the world's population still has no access to safe, hygienic sanitation. This means they have to go the toilet out in the open - in the bush, fields or forests. This leads to about 700,000 deaths each year from related diseases, says ...

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Apple in 2016: Is the mighty iPhone in decline?

    But for the majority of investors and analysts, China doesn't represent a problem - yet. It's still likely to be Apple's huge growth opportunity throughout 2016. Case in point: there's currently only 30 Apple stores across the whole of China ...

    BBC 2 years, 8 months ago
  • Texas grand jury clears Planned Parenthood, indicts its accusers

    Planned Parenthood still cannot deny the admissions from their leadership about fetal organ sales captured on video for all the world to see," the statement from a spokesperson said. Planned Parenthood officials lauded the indictments. "As the dust ...

    CNN 2 years, 8 months ago