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junio 06, 2015
FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

The arrest came two days after the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) accused the group of illegally detaining migrants and New Mexico's Democratic Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered an investigation. Hopkins, 69, also known as Johnny Horton, was arrested in Sunland Park, New Mexico,...

PHOTOS: Bombings turn Easter into tragedy in Sri Lanka

PHOTOS: Bombings turn Easter into tragedy in Sri Lanka

Coordinated bombings turned Easter Sunday festivities into a national tragedy in Sri Lanka, killing at least 290 people and wounding more than 500 others. The nine blasts mainly targeted churches and luxury hotels in the country's deadliest violence since its civil war ended a decade ago.

Rudy Giuliani: There's 'Nothing Wrong' With Trump Campaign Taking Information From Russians

Rudy Giuliani: There's 'Nothing Wrong' With Trump Campaign Taking Information From Russians

Robert Mueller's report detailed over 100 interactions between Trump's associates and Russians

IS claims deadly attack on Afghan ministry

IS claims deadly attack on Afghan ministry

The Islamic State group Sunday claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 10 people and trapped around 2,000 for hours inside the communications ministry in the Afghan capital the previous day. Four IS jihadists detonated explosives near the ministry, then entered and "battled Afghan...

Islamic State behind attack on Saudi security north of Riyadh: Arabiya TV

Islamic State behind attack on Saudi security north of Riyadh: Arabiya TV

The assailants who attacked a state security building northwest of Riyadh on Sunday are Saudi militants who belong to Islamic State, Saudi-owned Arabiya TV said in a tweet, citing its own correspondent. Saudi state media said authorities thwarted the attack by four militants targeting the Mabaheth...

Tiger attacks zookeeper in front of visitors: 'He is a wild animal and was acting on instinct'

Tiger attacks zookeeper in front of visitors: 'He is a wild animal and was acting on instinct'

A beautiful spring morning at the Topeka Zoo in Kansas turned tragic when a male Sumatran tiger attacked a keeper, inflicting wounds that sent her to a hospital.Although keepers are never supposed to be in the same space as the tigers, they found themselves together in the outdoor habitat that...

Kamala Harris Vows to Impose New Gun Limits by Executive Action

Kamala Harris Vows to Impose New Gun Limits by Executive Action

The California Democrat’s proposals to bypass Congress with actions that include expanding requirements for background checks and revoking licenses for gun manufactures and dealers found to have broken the law would almost certainly face legal challenges. "Upon being elected, I will give the...

Here's An Idea: The Air Force Builds 200 B-21 Stealth Bombers

Here's An Idea: The Air Force Builds 200 B-21 Stealth Bombers

The B-21 has disappeared into the “black” world of military technology, and will only reemerge when the bomber is ready.On October 27, 2015, nearly thirty-four years to the day after Northrop Grumman was awarded the contract to develop the first stealth bomber, the U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop a...

The Latest: 12 students,1 teacher killed honored at ceremony

The Latest: 12 students,1 teacher killed honored at ceremony

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting (all times local):

Comedian upsets Ukraine's president in landslide election victory

Comedian upsets Ukraine's president in landslide election victory

A comedian who plays the president on television has turned art into real life in a landslide election against the incumbent in conflict-torn Ukraine, according to exit polls. Volodymyr Zelenskiy, 41, had 73 per cent of the vote against 26 per cent for Petro Poroshenko, 53, who was elected after...

President Donald Trump moves to cut off Iran oil exports; decision could roil markets

President Donald Trump moves to cut off Iran oil exports; decision could roil markets

Seeking to cut off Iran's oil exports, President Donald Trump decided against renewing waivers on Iranian oil sales, the administration said.

Sri Lanka bombings put Christians on frontline of religious divides

Sri Lanka bombings put Christians on frontline of religious divides

The Easter Sunday attacks on three churches in Sri Lanka mark a devastating escalation of violence against a Christian minority that has been targeted in the past, but never to such brutal and deadly effect. Ethnic and religious violence has plagued Sri Lanka for decades, with a 37-year conflict...

Tesla says robotaxis coming to U.S. roads next year, slams rivals' use of Lidar

Tesla says robotaxis coming to U.S. roads next year, slams rivals' use of Lidar

Chief Executive Elon Musk said Tesla Inc robotaxis with no human drivers would be available in some U.S. markets next year, continuing a habit of bold pronouncements that have excited many investors while often missing deadlines. Central to this promise is a new microchip for self-driving vehicles...

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold indefinitely as it tries to fix multiple severe problems

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold indefinitely as it tries to fix multiple severe problems

Samsung today officially acknowledged its intention to delay the launch of its highly-anticipated Galaxy Fold smartphone. The news shouldn't come as much of a surprise given that a number of early review units handed out to prominent tech publications suffered from broken displays, a turn of...

How 11 People Are Trying to Stop Fake News in the World’s Largest Election

How 11 People Are Trying to Stop Fake News in the World’s Largest Election

One of the operations most vital to Facebook Inc. at this moment is a world away from its Menlo Park, California, headquarters, and in more ways than one. This is Boom Live, one of seven tiny fact-checking firms at the heart of Facebook’s efforts to rebuild some of its credibility during India’s...

Report: Israel Just Used In Combat Its New Rampage Missile. Here Is What It Can Do.

Report: Israel Just Used In Combat Its New Rampage Missile. Here Is What It Can Do.

Israel reportedly used in combat for the first time a new kind of fast, long-range missile.According to aviation journalist Babak Taghvaee, on April 13, 2019 Israeli air force warplanes fired, for the first time, at least one Rampage air-launched ballistic missile at a missile factory and weapons...

Best Tech Deals in April 2019

Best Tech Deals in April 2019

Amazon Deals | Walmart Deals | Apple Deals | TV Deals | Gaming Deals | Laptop Deals | iPhone Deals Good news if you want to upgrade your arsenal of gadgets on a budget this month. Retailers are currently offering a smorgasbord of spring deals with discounts on everything from laptops to game...

'House of horrors': California couple sentenced to life in prison for torturing their children

'House of horrors': California couple sentenced to life in prison for torturing their children

David and Louise Turpin, who pleaded guilty in February to torture and false imprisonment, are eligible for parole after 25 years.

Egyptians vote for second day in referendum on keeping Sisi in power

Egyptians vote for second day in referendum on keeping Sisi in power

Egyptians voted on Sunday for a second day on whether to back constitutional amendments that could see President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stay in power until 2030. The three-day referendum was called last week, a day after Egypt's parliament overwhelmingly endorsed the proposals, which would also...

Rep. Dan Kildee: The crisis in Central America is appearing at our border

Rep. Dan Kildee: The crisis in Central America is appearing at our border

As monthly apprehensions of illegal immigrants on the border hits a 12-year high, Chief Deputy Whip Dan Kildee urges comprehensive reform of the immigration system.

Trump to sanction allies over Iran oil, causing new friction

Trump to sanction allies over Iran oil, causing new friction

The United States said Monday it would start imposing sanctions on friends such as India that buy Iranian oil, in its latest aggressive step to counter Tehran that could jeopardize US relationships. One targeted country, Turkey, vowed to defy the US demands that sent global crude prices spiraling...

Sri Lanka military gets special powers after deadly bombings

Sri Lanka military gets special powers after deadly bombings

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's president gave the military sweeping police powers starting Tuesday in the wake of the Easter bombings that killed nearly 300 people, while officials disclosed that intelligence agencies had warned weeks ago of the possibility of an attack by the radical...

Amazon sale gets you a Dyson cordless vacuum for just $140, today only

Amazon sale gets you a Dyson cordless vacuum for just $140, today only

Dyson's newest cordless vacuum is the V11 and it costs as much as $700. That's no typo... the V11 Torque costs $700! It's a phenomenal vacuum of course, but $700 is a whole lot of money to spend on something that sucks up dirt off the floor. If you don't need all of Dyson's...

Land Rover's Unsung Heroes Hit Big Anniversaries For 2019!

Land Rover's Unsung Heroes Hit Big Anniversaries For 2019!

Four anniversaries sure to resonate with Land Rover enthusiasts the world over will be celebrated at the upcoming 2019 Land Rover Legends show. The event is due to take place over the weekend of Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May at Bicester Heritage, a former WWII RAF station in Oxfordshire UK,...

Tell USA TODAY: What was an overlooked sign in a toxic relationship you can point to now?

Tell USA TODAY: What was an overlooked sign in a toxic relationship you can point to now?

Join the national conversation by sending us a letter at letters@usatoday.com for a chance to get your thoughts published at USA TODAY.

Best Energy-Efficient Refrigerators

Best Energy-Efficient Refrigerators

Best Energy-Efficient Refrigerators From Consumer Reports' Tests The appliances you buy can have a big impact on your energy bill, and those costs get baked into your fixed expenses for years to...

Should Catholics keep their faith? Sex abuse scandals prompt more to personally question ties to church, poll finds

Should Catholics keep their faith? Sex abuse scandals prompt more to personally question ties to church, poll finds

Amid the latest spate of allegations of sexual abuse by priests, an increasing percentage of Catholics are re-examining their commitment to the religion, new poll shows.

Iraq court sentences four to death for joining IS

Iraq court sentences four to death for joining IS

An Iraqi court has sentenced four people to death by hanging for belonging to the Islamic State militant group and committing terrorist crimes in Iraq and Syria, a judiciary statement said on Sunday. The four men, wanted by Iraqi authorities, were handed to Iraq by the U.S.-backed Syrian...

Mueller report: Inside the search for answers about Trump's alleged collusion with Russia

Mueller report: Inside the search for answers about Trump's alleged collusion with Russia

On a cloudy day in early November, the last of conservative writer Jerome Corsi's six marathon interviews with the office of special counsel Robert Mueller was about to begin. Sitting in a building in Washington, three prosecutors assigned to his case opened with a lecture.For more than two...

Pakistan's Prime Minister Khan in Iran to talk security, ties

Pakistan's Prime Minister Khan in Iran to talk security, ties

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Iran on Sunday to discuss security and regional issues, Iranian state TV reported, a day after Islamabad urged Tehran to act against militants behind killings in Pakistan's Baluchistan province. A new umbrella group representing various...

Tesla probes car fire in Shanghai

Tesla probes car fire in Shanghai

US electric auto maker Tesla said Monday it had launched an investigation after a video circulating in China showed one of its cars suddenly burst into flames in a garage in Shanghai. The security camera footage has become on the hottest topics on China's Twitter-like Weibo platform since it...

Cardi B rejects plea deal in strip club brawl case, facing up to one year in jail

Cardi B rejects plea deal in strip club brawl case, facing up to one year in jail

Cardi B rejected a deal to plead guilty to one misdemeanor count in strip club brawl, even though it would keep her out of jail.

2 found dead in Newport Beach

2 found dead in Newport Beach

A death investigation was underway in Newport Beach after two people were found dead.

Why the Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard .380 Is Tough to Beat

Why the Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard .380 Is Tough to Beat

Newfound consumer interest in the subcompact handgun has led many gun manufacturers to introduce smaller––but still potent––pistols that can be carried discretely as a backup gun or concealed carry piece.But which ones are worth your time and money? One such example is the Smith & Wesson...

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds of Central American migrants Monday in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through the country last year.

Nadler on impeachment: 'We may get to that, we may not'

Nadler on impeachment: 'We may get to that, we may not'

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler called President Trump’s repeated efforts to thwart the investigation as outlined in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report potential grounds for impeachment.

Sudanese protesters to suspend contacts with military rulers: protest leader

Sudanese protesters to suspend contacts with military rulers: protest leader

Representatives of Sudan's protesters and main opposition groups said on Sunday they were suspending contacts with the political committee of the ruling military council, accusing it of being composed of "remnants" of the ousted regime. "Our dealings with the political...

Boeing seeks to exit crisis mode as it reports results

Boeing seeks to exit crisis mode as it reports results

Under growing scrutiny from investors and regulators, embattled US aerospace giant Boeing will have a chance this week to reset the narrative as it aims to pivot from two deadly crashes that have grounded a top-selling plane. The company will report earnings on Wednesday for the first time since a...

Roman Polanski sues Oscars academy seeking reinstatement after 'improper' expulsion

Roman Polanski sues Oscars academy seeking reinstatement after 'improper' expulsion

Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski sues to get back in to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, after it expelled him last year.

Top Apple insider reveals when the first 5G iPhone will be released

Top Apple insider reveals when the first 5G iPhone will be released

It seems increasingly unlikely that Apple will enter the 5G era in 2019, but the pieces are beginning to fall into place for the company to take advantage of the technology in the near future. In a new research note, the incredibly prolific analyst Ming-Chi Kuo forecasts that Apple's 2020...

12 Stores That Give Free Birthday Gifts

12 Stores That Give Free Birthday Gifts

Your loved ones don't have to be the only ones giving you gifts on your birthday. Plenty of stores will give you a little birthday present each year if you sign up for their loyalty programs.

Target recalling nearly half million wooden toys because of possible choking hazard

Target recalling nearly half million wooden toys because of possible choking hazard

Target is recalling about 495,000 Bullseye’s Playground wooden toy vehicles sold between October and November 2018 because of a possible choking risk.

The Latest: UK intercepts total of 36 migrants in Channel

The Latest: UK intercepts total of 36 migrants in Channel

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants in Europe (all times local):

South Korea to Hold Summit Anniversary Event Without North Korea

South Korea to Hold Summit Anniversary Event Without North Korea

Seoul’s Ministry of Unification in charge of inter-Korean affairs said in a statement Sunday that the event, featuring artists from South Korea, the U.S., China and Japan, will be held on April 27 at the border town of Panmunjom. The absence of North Korean participation highlights the challenges...

Seth Moulton, the 20th Declared Democratic Candidate, Enters 2020 Race

Seth Moulton, the 20th Declared Democratic Candidate, Enters 2020 Race

Brian Snyder / ReutersRep. Seth Moulton (D-MA), the 40-year-old veteran who is in his third term in Congress, is running for president. “Whether it’s appointing a Cabinet member, negotiating a treaty, or signing an executive order, I will always uphold America’s values,” Moulton said in his...