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Harris puts Kavanaugh on edge with Mueller question

During the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Democrats dug in on controversial issues. During his ongoing confirmation hearing, Supreme Court nominee B...


Judge Kavanaugh Says His Loyalty Is to the Constitution, Not Trump

If confirmed, Kavanaugh is expected to move the high court-which already had a conservative majority-further to the right. Republicans also previous year re...


Tropical Storm Gordon forms near upper Florida Keys

An easterly breeze of 15 knots offshore with 4-foot seas are likely offshore. Tropical Storm Florence is moving in the direction of Bermuda. Isolated tropic...


Gordon slams Gulf Coast with tropical-force winds, rain

Gordon became a tropical storm Monday near the Florida Keys. Gordon will make landfall in MS late Tuesday and is expected to keep moving northwest, Godwin...


Brett Kavanaugh, Supreme Court nominee, sidesteps subpoena question

Minutes after Mr Kavanaugh, 53, entered the committee rooms on Tuesday , the hearing was disrupted by angry shouts from members of the public and lawmakers ali...


Biggest impacts from Gordon locally in the Gulf, near the coast

A roundup of early modeling data shows what tries to develop off of Africa favoring a path south of where Hurricane Florence is, with a general west to northw...


Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Gordon to reach hurricane strength

The National Hurricane Center ended a tropical storm warning late Monday for a region that included South Florida, spanning from Miami-Dade County to Bonita...


Almost 90 elephants found dead near wildlife park in Botswana, conservationists say

But, that trend could be changing, as Chase told the BBC "poachers are now turning their guns to Botswana ". Botswana has an estimated 130,000 elephants, t...


Trans Mountain suspending expansion construction activities

Alberta's finance minister says the province is on track to reduce its deficit by $1 billion this year. It's highly improbable Trudeau's government will be ...


Astronaut Plugs Hole In The International Space Station With Finger

The hole was found in the Russian-made Soyuz capsule which is one of two now docked to the space station . How much danger were the crew in? NASA and Ros...


Tropical Storm Gordon Forms Over Upper Keys, Lashes South Florida

Tropical storm warnings are in effect for South Florida , and from the Florida-Alabama border west to near Morgan City, La. The Weather Prediction Center is ...


Small leak in International Space Station fixed

Flight controllers determined there was no immediate danger to the crew overnight. It's thought to have been caused by a tiny meteorite and was discovered to be...


California passes ‘Gold Standard’ net-neutrality protections

He said he will continue working to pass legislation next year "that best protects and celebrates the identities of LGBT Californians and a model for the nation...


Forecasters eyeing tropical system headed into Gulf

Both tropical storms Debby and Ernesto formed well off-shore in early August, only affecting trade routes located within the north Atlantic. There are also so...


More than 300 vulnerable sea turtles found dead in Mexico

Video footage shows numerous corpses were partially decomposed and some already had fragmented shells. It is not clear whether they got caught in the nets whi...


Gauze and sealant a temporary fix to leak at International Space Station

The crew aboard the International Space Station is dealing with a unique workplace hazard, but NASA says nobody is in danger. A small air leak was detecte...


No kidding! Goats prefer to interact with humans who look happy

According to Express , Goats were already known to be sensitive to human body language, but the new findings show they also respond to emotional facial expres...


Federal Court of Appeal rules against Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

Whispering Pines-Clinton Chief Mike LeBourdais, a supporter of the project, says he wasn't surprised by the decision , admitting the court's contention that th...


Third hurricane of season in Atlantic predicted by Sunday

An ominous satellite image has been released by the Joint Cyclone Centre in Florida , warning that a storm "as strong as Ophelia" could strike in mid-Septemb...


Small Meteorite Hits Space Station

Flight controllers on Earth began to notice signs of a slight pressure drop in the orbiting laboratory around 7 p.m. EDT (2300 GMT), while the six crewmembers o...


Australia: Illegal boat runs aground in Queensland crocodile swamp

Queensland Police refused to comment.Opposition immigration and border protection spokesman Shayne Newman pinned the arrival on the contemporary prime minister....


French Environment Minister quits on live radio

Since his election past year, Macron repeatedly tried to convince Trump not to pull out of the Paris climate agreement and the Iran nuclear deal. "There...


Goats like it best when you smile, new research shows

Researchers at the Queen Mary University of London have shown that goats can read human faces-preferring ones with happy, positive expressions. In each one, hal...


California to become first state eliminating bail for suspects awaiting trial

The new law will go into effect on October 1, 2019. Each county will use the council's framework as a basis to set its own procedures for deciding whom to rel...


Cleanup in Hawaii after Hurricane Lane fizzles

Federal officials said Saturday that torrential rains are now the biggest threat to Hawaii after. The ground was soggy on Saturday, he said, and it was still ra...