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South Africa grants Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity after she allegedly attacked young model

Aug 22, 2017 |
Grace Mugabe, the first lady of Zimbabwe, returned home last night from South Africa after being granted diplomatic immunity after being accused of assaulting a model with an extension cable in a ... Read more

Trump Leaves a Lot Unanswered on Afghanistan

Aug 22, 2017 |
Colonel Jack Jacobs, recipient of the Medal of Honor, talks with Rachel Maddow about what Donald Trump's Afghanistan speech means about how the U.S. will conduct itself there going forward, and ... Read more

New York Police Union Condemns What It Terms 'Blue Racism'

Aug 22, 2017 |
“They don’t even label me based on being African American, Latino, Asian, Caucasian and so on. They tend to see an even broader stereotype through an even more racist lens. The association, which ... Read more

Young Mother Crushed to Death Hours After Giving Birth When Hospital Elevator Malfunctions: Reports

Aug 22, 2017 |
Rocio Cortes Nunez, 25, had just given birth to her third child when she was killed in a freak hospital accident. ... Read more

NYPD union: Cops are victims of 'blue racism'

Aug 22, 2017 |
Though it hopes to reduce tensions by pointing out that police are sometimes a target as well, the union is drawing fire from some quarters. ... Read more

Vehicle rams into bus shelters in Marseille kills one

Aug 22, 2017 |
A man who rammed a car into two bus shelters in southern France on Monday, killing at least one person, was known to police for minor crimes and had psychological issues, a police source said. ... Read more

Amid Mosul rubble, a crucial challenge: rebuilding education

Aug 22, 2017 |
The façade is burnt black from an Islamic State suicide car bomb, every window is broken, and everywhere are the signs of a war that has ravaged children’s education as much as it has shredded Mosul’s ... Read more

Why it's becoming cool to live in your car – or a 150-sq. ft. apartment

Aug 22, 2017 |
When Shawna Nelson leaves her office in Seattle’s suburbs, she does what 28-year-olds often do: dines with friends, goes out dancing, or sees a show. “Job security, homeownership – a lot of that went ... Read more

Teachable monuments?

Aug 22, 2017 |
A week after Charlottesville, Va., broke out in street battles over city plans to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee, the Confederacy’s iconic general is under siege on multiple fronts.  ... Read more

Falwell Jr. defends Trump's response to Charlottesville

Aug 21, 2017 |
“He doesn’t say what’s politically correct — he says what’s in his heart,” Falwell said. “He does not have a racist bone in his body. I know him well.” ... Read more

Watts: When Leaders are Silent, They Are Agreeing With KKK

Aug 21, 2017 |
Former Congressman J.C. Watts (R-Okla) tells Chuck Todd that now "is not a time for us to be afraid to be tweeted" by the president. ... Read more

Barcelona attacker stabbed man to death during escape: police

Aug 21, 2017 |
By Angus Berwick BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) - Spain asked the rest of Europe to join the hunt for a young man thought to have been the driver in last week's deadly van attack in Barcelona as police ... Read more

Thousands Protest White Supremacy In New Orleans

Aug 21, 2017 |
Suber told HuffPost the rally was organized for two reasons. “This is our solidarity with the people in Charlottesville, Virginia, as well as a notice to our local leaders that we want all statues ... Read more

An Oregon Wildfire is Blazing in the Eclipse's Path of Totality

Aug 21, 2017 |
About 600 residents in the area were already evacuated ... Read more

Who marched in Boston? Faces and voices from the rally and counterprotest

Aug 21, 2017 |
Yahoo News went into the crowd in Boston Saturday and talked to mostly right-wing marchers for “free speech” and to mostly progressive counterprotesters. ... Read more

6 Officers Shot in Florida and Pennsylvania, 2 Killed and 4 Wounded

Aug 21, 2017 |
Three police departments are reeling from a violent night that has left two officers dead. ... Read more

US Navy crash: 10 sailors missing after destroyer USS John McCain collides with oil tanker off Singapore

Aug 21, 2017 |
Ten sailors are missing after an American warship collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore in the second accident involving US Navy destroyers in little more than two months. The guided-missile ... Read more

Couple Who Engaged In Sexual Act Aboard Southwest Airlines Flight Questioned

Aug 21, 2017 |
The airline said the incident occurred on a flight from Atlanta to Las Vegas and apologized to other passengers aboard the flight. ... Read more

‘Alt-right’ figure who set up Assange meeting refuses to cooperate with Senate intel probe

Aug 20, 2017 |
“I’m absolutely not” going to cooperate with the committee, the far-right provocateur Charles C. Johnson said in an interview, after returning from London. ... Read more

Bannon Declares War on Trump, Says 'That Presidency is Over'

Aug 20, 2017 |
Just hours after it was announced he was out of the administration, Steve Bannon gave an interview where he said the Trump presidency is "over," and he's already back at Breitbart. ... Read more