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‘We are not thugs’: Rep. Correa defends Hispanic Caucus after dismissal from ICE meeting Click Here to Open in a New Window

‘We are not thugs’: Rep. Correa defends Hispanic Caucus after dismissal from ICE meetingMembers of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) were outraged after they were barred from a meeting with Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). On Thursday, at the request of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the speaker’s staffers asked CHC members to leave the meeting, which was about the execution of President Trump’s controversial immigration policy.



Ford Engineers Are Falling Asleep While Monitoring Self-Driving Cars Click Here to Open in a New Window

Ford Engineers Are Falling Asleep While Monitoring Self-Driving CarsThe problem is so pervasive that Ford now plans to skip Level 3 autonomy altogether and aim straight for fully self-driving vehicles.



Blind cleric behind 1990s terror plots dies in US prison Click Here to Open in a New Window

Blind cleric behind 1990s terror plots dies in US prisonOmar Abdel-Rahman, the so-called Blind Sheik convicted of plotting terror attacks in New York City in the decade before 9/11 and spiritual guide to a generation of Islamic militants, has died in a federal prison. He was 78.



Lithuania probes fake German troops rape claim Click Here to Open in a New Window

Lithuania probes fake German troops rape claimLithuanian prosecutors said Friday they had opened a probe into who was responsible for spreading false allegations of a rape committed by German troops freshly deployed to the Baltic NATO state. Police have described as fake an email sent this week to the speaker of parliament and national police claiming that German-speaking men in uniforms raped an underage girl near a barracks in central Lithuania. Several hundred German soldiers arrived this month as part of a multinational NATO battalion in Lithuania, one of four the alliance is providing on a rotational basis to eastern flank members to deter a militarily resurgent Russia.



Order Your 2017 Chevy SS While You Still Can Click Here to Open in a New Window

Order Your 2017 Chevy SS While You Still CanHere today, gone tomorrow—or 10 days from now.



Trump goes to his comfort zone: campaigner-in-chief Click Here to Open in a New Window

Trump goes to his comfort zone: campaigner-in-chiefBy John Whitesides WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After a tumultuous opening month in the White House, President Donald Trump is heading to a friendlier, familiar and potentially rejuvenating place: the campaign trail. Beset by vicious fights over his Cabinet, legal setbacks over his immigration orders, the resignation of his national security adviser and an investigation into possible links between his campaign and Russian intelligence, Trump is turning to the winning formula that vaulted him into the White House: big, adoring crowds and fiery, angry speeches.



Michel, GOP leader skilled at deal-making, dies at age 93 Click Here to Open in a New Window

Michel, GOP leader skilled at deal-making, dies at age 93WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Michel, an affable Illinois congressman who served as leader of the Republican House minority for 14 years and was skilled at seeking compromise critical in getting many initiatives of two Republican presidents through Congress, died Friday. He was 93.



Bill Gates Says Job Stealing Robots Should Get Taxed Like Humans Click Here to Open in a New Window

Bill Gates Says Job Stealing Robots Should Get Taxed Like HumansBillionaire Bill Gates says robots should be taxed like humans.



Malaysia arrests North Korean over Kim Jong-Nam killing Click Here to Open in a New Window

Malaysia arrests North Korean over Kim Jong-Nam killingMalaysian police said Saturday they had arrested a North Korean man over the assassination of Kim Jong-Un's brother, as relations between Pyongyang and Kuala Lumpur nosedived in a battle for his body. A 46-year-old was arrested on Friday evening with documents that identified him as North Korean citizen Ri Jong Chol, a police statement said, making him the first person from the North to be detained over the case. Kim Jong-Nam died after an unidentified liquid was sprayed in his face at Kuala Lumpur international airport on Monday, in an attack Seoul says was carried out by female agents on the orders of Pyongyang.



U.S. carrier group patrols in tense South China Sea Click Here to Open in a New Window

U.S. carrier group patrols in tense South China SeaA United States aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrols in the South China Sea amid growing tension with China over control of the disputed waterway and concerns it could become a flashpoint under the new U.S. administration. China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday warned Washington against challenging its sovereignty in the South China Sea. The U.S. navy said the force, including Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson, began routine operations in the South China Sea on Saturday.



Powerful storm pounds Southern and Central California Click Here to Open in a New Window

Powerful storm pounds Southern and Central CaliforniaA powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, killed a motorist in a submerged car and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports. With the storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the Pacific, precautionary evacuations of homes in some neighborhoods were requested due to the potential for mudslides and debris flows. More than 300 arriving and departing flights were delayed or canceled at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP) See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Tumblr



More Than 200 Baldness-Linked Genetic Markers Found Click Here to Open in a New Window

More Than 200 Baldness-Linked Genetic Markers FoundMore than 200 new genetic markers linked with male pattern baldness have been identified, according to a new study from the United Kingdom. The researchers in the new study were also able to use their set of genetic markers to predict men's chances of severe hair loss, although the scientists noted that their results apply more to large populations of people than to any given individual. "We are still a long way from making an accurate prediction for an individual's hair-loss pattern.





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