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Man, 78, confesses to 90 unsolved murders

Saturday  08:20,   17 november 2018

A man being held in Texas has confessed to the killings of as many as 90 people over the past four... >>>

Kids' postcards blanket Alpine glacier in eco-friendly stunt

Saturday  07:55,   17 november 2018

Kids across the world expressed concerns about global warming by joining forces to create what organizers say is the world's biggest postcard on a glacier in the Swiss... >>>

California fires: Death toll in Paradise rises to 71; more than 1,000 unaccounted for

Saturday  07:30,   17 november 2018

An army of searchers moved through the rubble of Paradise in a desperate search Friday to find more victims of California’s worst fire on record as the number of people missing skyrocketed. The death toll from the devastating Camp fire rose to 71... >>>

Frenetic efforts to save Theresa May and her Brexit plan

Saturday  07:15,   17 november 2018

As Theresa May returned to her Maidenhead constituency on Friday night, she left behind a Downing Street operation that had kicked into overdrive. The dual focus: to save the draft Brexit agreement with Brussels and the prime minister's political... >>>

Brexit mayhem leaves voters as divided as politicians

Saturday  07:10,   17 november 2018

After an assault by MPs on all sides, Theresa May’s attempt to pitch her Brexit deal direct to voters appears to be having some effect on the streets of Middle... >>>

Elvis Presley, Babe Ruth Among Those President Trump Honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Saturday  07:00,   17 november 2018

Posthumous honors were given to Elvis Presley and baseball's Babe... >>>

RIP Kepler: NASA sends final 'goodnight' command to shut down planet-hunting spacecraft that discovered 2,600 exoplanets

Saturday  06:40,   17 november 2018

NASA has finally shut down its planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft. The space agency confirmed on the evening of Thursday, Nov. 15, Kepler received its final set of commands to disconnect communications with Earth - nine years after it blasted off. The >>>

How King Lear turned Mad King George III even madder after he was given a copy of Shakespeare's play while struggling with mental illness

Saturday  06:35,   17 november 2018

George III was given a copy of Shakespeare’s King Lear as he struggled with mental illness – and it worsened his condition, according to papers on his reign... >>>

Sleepy sailor crashes boat as nap 'costs him victory'

Saturday  06:35,   17 november 2018

A British sailor, who overslept and crashed into land, probably costing him victory in a marathon solo race, said he will "keep a brave face, keep smiling, come back and do it all... >>>

Trump says he answered written questions in Mueller probe

Saturday  06:30,   17 november 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that he has answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller but hasn’t yet submitted... >>>

After Chandrababu Naidu, Now Mamata Banerjee Withdraws Free Pass To CBI

Saturday  05:10,   17 november 2018

After Chandrababu Naidu, Now Mamata Banerjee Withdraws Free Pass To... >>>

El Chapo Trial Turns to Tales of Greed and Gore

Friday  21:30,   16 november 2018

A member of the Sinaloa cartel told the jury about a bloody war between his former boss, Joaquín Guzmán Loera, and the Arellano-Felix gang in... >>>

William Goldman, Oscar-Winning Writer of ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,’ Dies at 87

Friday  20:40,   16 november 2018

William Goldman, who won Oscars for his original screenplay for “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” and his adaptation of “All the President’s Men,” died on Thursday night in his Manhattan... >>>

Cyclone Gaja kills over 25 people in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry

Friday  19:15,   16 november 2018

Cyclone Gaja kills over 25 people in Tamil Nadu and... >>>

Dublin Airport with cheeky message for All Blacks fans arriving ahead of Ireland clash

Friday  19:06,   16 november 2018

A warm welcome, of... >>>