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USGS: Don't roast marshmallows over Hawaii volcano vents

USGS: Don't roast marshmallows over Hawaii volcano vents Hundreds of people have been ordered to leave the vicinity of one of the world's most active volcanoes in its biggest eruption cycle in a century. On Monday, a user asked the USGS if it was possible to take the popular fluffy treat and dangle it over the volcanic vents sprouting across the Big Island. [Full Article...]

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview But Giuliani said that ultimately the decision of whether Trump meets with Mueller's team depends on "how comfortable we are in them being open-minded" and believing that prosecutors had not decided in advance that Trump was complicit in wrong-doing. [Full Article...]

India & Iran drop dollar in oil trade to bypass U.S. sanctions

India & Iran drop dollar in oil trade to bypass U.S. sanctions The statement was issued after a meeting of Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj with her Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif. After Swaraj's meeting with Zarif ended, a government official said India wanted countries that are in the deal (four permanent UN Security Council members besides Germany and the European Union) to constructively engage with Tehran in the wake of the US's sudden exit, ag... [Full Article...]

Even Fox News Isn't Buying Trump's "Spy" Nonsense

Even Fox News Isn't Buying Trump's Trey Gowdy that he could have picked any lawyer in the country rather than Jeff Sessions to be his attorney general, declaring, "I wish I did". If I were the President and I picked someone to be the country's.... MacCallum's show was immediately followed by Trump's rally in Nashville. As he previously told HuffPost , he thinks Trump would agree to an interview with Mueller - but only if the ... [Full Article...]

'Murdered' journalist Arkady Babchenko turns out to be alive

'Murdered' journalist Arkady Babchenko turns out to be alive Oleg Kashin, a Russian journalist who was brutally attacked in 2010, told HuffPost UK that while the development was undoubtedly good news, those close to Babchenko might not be so pleased: "What is better- to be killed or to be part of this Macabre show?" The head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) reported that the murder of the journalist was staged . [Full Article...]

Fact checking the Trump administration on immigration

Fact checking the Trump administration on immigration President Trump has himself spoken out against separating migrant children from their families. Let's get down to brass tacks. "If you don't want your child separated , then don't bring them across the border illegally", Sessions said . [Full Article...]

Trump holds campaign-style rally in Nashville

Trump holds campaign-style rally in Nashville Trump was in Nashville to campaign for Bredesen's Republican opponent, Rep. Marsha Blackburn , in the race to replace the retiring Sen. Bob Corker in a race that has drawn a strong Democratic challenge from former Tennessee Gov. But Trump ramped up his original rhetoric on immigration and MS-13 on Thursday night nonetheless, even returning to some of his tried and true favorites from the pr... [Full Article...]

Arkady Babchenko, Journalist Reported Killed in Ukraine, Appears at News Conference

Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed in Kiev on July 20, 2016, when an explosive device detonated under the auto he was driving. The Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, has rejected a Ukrainian allegation that Moscow was behind the murder of a dissident Russian journalist in Kiev, calling it part of an anti-Russian campaign, according to Russian media reports. [Full Article...]

Headless man found dead in lava’s embrace

The victim, who was estimated to be over 30, suffered a crushed thorax. Officials in Italy said that the stone block, which might have been a door jamb, struck the man's upper body and crushed his thorax and head, which they have yet to excavate from underneath the stone. [Full Article...]

U.S. Navy: Chinese warships maneuvered in "unprofessional" manner

U.S. Navy: Chinese warships maneuvered in Defense Secretary Jim Mattis vowed on Tuesday, May 29, that the USA would keep confronting China over its territorial claims in the South China Sea, where Beijing has established a significant military presence on contested islands. FILE - Four F22 Raptors fly in formation after a mid-air refueling exercise with a KC-135R Stratotanker as they participate in the multi-national military exercise RIM... [Full Article...]

Evangelist who wants $54M jet says "Jesus wouldn't be riding a donkey"

Evangelist who wants $54M jet says The problem with his previous jets, Duplantis claimed, is that they required frequent fueling stops, while the $54 million spent on a Dassault Falcon 7X will in fact prove a money-saver as it would allow him to avoid paying "those exorbitant prices with jet fuel all over the world". [Full Article...]

Shot Dead in Eastern Belgium, Officials Investigating Incident as a Terror Attack

Shot Dead in Eastern Belgium, Officials Investigating Incident as a Terror Attack Herman served time for petty crimes but authorities said he may have been radicalized while in jail and was reportedly in touch with people who were radicalized in recent years. Bernadette Hennart, mother of late police officer Soraya Belkacemi, accompanied by her son Kamel Belkacemi, pays tribute to her daughter who was killed on May 29 during a shooting in Liege , Belgium, May 30, 2018. [Full Article...]

Asian shares languish as Italian turmoil hits world markets

Asian shares languish as Italian turmoil hits world markets European markets fear Italy's political turmoil. The S&P 500 index fell 31 points, or 1.2 percent, to 2,689. Italy seems likely to repeat elections soon after its prime minister-designate, Carlo Cottarelli, failed to secure support from major political parties for even a stop-gap government, sources told Reuters on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Papua New Guinea to ban Facebook for a month

Papua New Guinea to ban Facebook for a month Facebook has come under a barrage of scrutiny from various governments following revelations that it leaked the personal data of some 87 million US users to British data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica. Last month he commissioned a wide-ranging study of the impact of Facebook on the country and the security of users' personal information. In Tuesday's interview, Basil also indicated that th... [Full Article...]

'Israel will make Hamas pay:' Intelligence minister denies Gaza ceasefire

'Israel will make Hamas pay:' Intelligence minister denies Gaza ceasefire In a follow up announcement, Israel's Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Yuval Steinitz, instructed the IEC not to put its employees in danger to fix the damage. According to the army, the targets included a drone facility, rocket manufacturing plant, advanced naval weaponry, military compounds, training camps and weapons factories. [Full Article...]

Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B

Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B Trudeau is gambling billions of Canadian taxpayer dollars on an oil project that will never be built - a project that Kinder Morgan itself has indicated is "untenable" and that faces more than a dozen lawsuits, crumbling economics, and a growing resistance movement that is spreading around the world. [Full Article...]

English-teacher corrects grammatical errors in Trump's letter, sends it back

English-teacher corrects grammatical errors in Trump's letter, sends it back The former Mauldin High School teacher promptly did what she had done thousands of times before: She corrected the writing and returned it, this one going back to the White House . "I choose to write because I'm a good writer, and I'm amusing". Mason, a Democrat who lives in Atlanta, had written to Trump to ask that he visit each family of those who died in the shooting that killed 17 people ... [Full Article...]

Malaysia’s new PM scraps Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail

Malaysia’s new PM scraps Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail Singapore's Ministry of Transport said on May 28 that it has not yet received official confirmation from the Malaysian government of the decision to scrap the project. Dr Mahathir's bold remark comes amid widespread speculation that his recent victory at the polls may have a dampening effect on relations between Malaysia in Singapore. [Full Article...]

Flowing lava oozes toward ocean on Hawaii's Big Island

Flowing lava oozes toward ocean on Hawaii's Big Island One fountain of lava rose more than 60 metres at times on Monday, the US Geological Survey said. Hawaii County's civil defense agency said lava was quickly approaching Highway 132, prompting the closure from Lava Tree State Park to Four Corners, and warned residents to monitor their radios and phones for updates and evacuation orders. [Full Article...]

Study hikes Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria death toll to 4645

Pressure from those reports pushed Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to recruit researchers from George Washington University to review the government's process of accessing deaths tied to the hurricane and produce an analysis that is expected to be released in the coming weeks. [Full Article...]


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