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Dallas Politician Tells NRA To Get Lost Unless It's Ready To Talk ReformA gun-owning Dallas politician said he won’t support the National Rifle Association holding its annual convention in his city this year after last week’s Florida school shooting unless the group will discuss gun law reform.


2/20/2018 5:58:36 AM

Slain Teacher Told His Fiancee What To Say If He Died In A School ShootingA high school teacher shot to death while protecting students in last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida, once considered that he could die in such violence, and gave his fiancee instructions on what to say if it happened.


2/19/2018 12:58:44 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif on Israel: ‘We Will Act if Necessary’In an exclusive interview with NBC News, Iran’s foreign minister commented on its tenuous relationship with Israel as well as on the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.


2/18/2018 9:53:09 AM

The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crashTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on the crash of an Iranian passenger plane in southern Iran (all times local):


2/18/2018 1:44:18 PM

Gun Owner Destroys His AR-15 On Viral Video: 'It's Not Worth A Single Life'A video gone viral features a New York gun owner who cuts up his AR-15 military-style assault rifle because it’s time to make a change.


2/19/2018 9:48:26 PM

Where is Joshua Thiede? Uber and Lyft Driver Dialed 911 Day He Disappeared, Family SaysJoshua Thiede was last seen driving for either Uber or Lyft on Wilshire Boulevard just north of the 110 Freeway in Los Angeles, Calif. last Monday.


2/19/2018 10:28:45 AM

Family that took in Nikolas Cruz said he showed no warning signsNikolas Cruz moved in with the Snead family after his mother died of Pneumonia in November. They say he was depressed after losing his mother, but no red flags ever went off about his behavior.


2/19/2018 9:51:48 AM

Woman Filmed Berating Flight Attendant on Plane Gets Suspended From JobSusan Peirez started shouting after being seated near a baby.


2/19/2018 1:56:41 PM

Idaho Senator Rants At Students Who Drove 300 Miles To Meet HimAn Idaho Republican state senator has been labeled a “bully” after ranting at college students who traveled hundreds of miles to discuss a birth control bill with lawmakers.


2/20/2018 6:49:59 AM

Californian Falls To His Death From Cliff Trying To Rescue His DogA California man died Monday after plunging from an ocean cliff south of San Francisco while trying to save his dog.


2/20/2018 12:00:23 AM

Sedan of missing man Joshua Thiede found in Los Angeles neighborhoodThe vehicle of missing man Joshua Thiede, who is an Uber and Lyft driver, was found in an area of Los Angeles just east of Hollywood Monday.


2/20/2018 2:27:56 AM

Trump Says Russians ‘Laughing’ Over Election Interference IndictmentThe president was critical of the Russia investigation on Twitter this weekend, writing that if Russia’s goal was to create discord, then the investigation and partisan divide show they succeeded.


2/18/2018 9:46:48 AM

Farting Passenger Forces Plane To Make Emergency LandingA flight from Dubai to Amsterdam had to make an emergency landing in Vienna after a fight broke out because one of the passengers wouldn’t stop breaking wind.


2/19/2018 12:52:37 PM

'Do not test Israel's resolve', Netanyahu warns IranMunich (Germany) (AFP) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tehran on Sunday over aggressions by Iran and its "proxies" in Syria, saying he would not allow them to "put a noose of terror around our neck".


2/18/2018 9:26:53 AM

Texas roadhouse shooting: Six-year-old boy among victims in San Antonio restaurant shootingIt happened at about 8.40pm on Sunday outside the Texas Roadhouse restaurant in San Antonio, police said. San Antonio Police Department chief William McManus told reporters: "We do not believe that this shooting was random. "The folks were waiting outside to eat when the shooting occurred.


2/19/2018 3:33:00 AM

Carnival probes security personnel's response to brawl in South Pacific cruiseBy Jonathan Barrett SYDNEY (Reuters) - Carnival Corp , the world's largest cruise operator, said on Monday it was investigating the response of its security personnel to a brawl that broke out on one of its South Pacific cruises that resulted in 23 passengers being removed. The American-British company said in a statement that it was investigating "all aspects including the security response" of the incident, which was captured on video and posted on social media. The 10-day cruise to the South Pacific returned to the Australian southern city of Melbourne on Saturday, a day after 23 people were removed in the New South Wales (NSW) town of Eden for what the company described as "disruptive and violent acts".


2/19/2018 12:18:44 AM

Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash columnJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes on Monday.


2/19/2018 2:25:24 AM

Richard Branson Wants To Build A High-Speed Hyperloop In IndiaBritish billionaire Richard Branson has announced plans to build a high-speed shuttle in India that could potentially revolutionize travel in the country.


2/19/2018 6:35:18 PM

Former Trump Aide Rick Gates Will Plead Guilty To Mueller Probe Charges: ReportRick Gates, a former campaign aide to President Donald Trump, will plead guilty to charges related to fraud and is willing to testify against his longtime business partner, Paul Manafort, The Los Angeles Times reported on Sunday.


2/18/2018 7:07:52 PM

'Black Panther' breaking recordsThe latest Marvel movie has a black director, mostly black cast and multimillion-dollar budget.


2/18/2018 11:00:00 PM

Chelsea Clinton Throws Subtle Shade At Donald Trump Jr. Over India Foreign Policy SpeechChelsea Clinton joined in the criticism of Donald Trump Jr.’s trip to India, with the throwing of some wonderfully subtle shade.


2/20/2018 2:34:30 AM

France to let wolf packs grow despite angry farmersThe French government announced Monday it will allow the wolf population to grow 40 percent despite pressure from farmers in mountain regions who are worried about their sheep flocks. A new strategy unveiled by the centrist government of President Emmanuel Macron will enable the number of wolves to increase from an estimated 360 now to 500 by 2023. Hunting wiped out the grey wolf in France during the 1930s and they only returned in 1992 via Italy -- currently home to around 2,000 wolves -- before spreading into Switzerland and Germany.


2/19/2018 10:59:15 AM

Florida Principal Posts Emotional Video Message For Students: 'I Will Hold You As Long as You Need'Principal Ty Thompson posted the message online three days after 17 of his students and staff were killed.


2/19/2018 2:26:43 PM

Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines

Dallas Politician Tells NRA To Get Lost Unless It's Ready To Talk ReformA gun-owning Dallas politician said he won’t support the National Rifle Association holding its annual convention in his city this year after last week’s Florida school shooting unless the group will discuss gun law reform.


2/20/2018 5:58:36 AM

Slain Teacher Told His Fiancee What To Say If He Died In A School ShootingA high school teacher shot to death while protecting students in last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida, once considered that he could die in such violence, and gave his fiancee instructions on what to say if it happened.


2/19/2018 12:58:44 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif on Israel: ‘We Will Act if Necessary’In an exclusive interview with NBC News, Iran’s foreign minister commented on its tenuous relationship with Israel as well as on the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.


2/18/2018 9:53:09 AM

The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crashTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on the crash of an Iranian passenger plane in southern Iran (all times local):


2/18/2018 1:44:18 PM

Gun Owner Destroys His AR-15 On Viral Video: 'It's Not Worth A Single Life'A video gone viral features a New York gun owner who cuts up his AR-15 military-style assault rifle because it’s time to make a change.


2/19/2018 9:48:26 PM

Where is Joshua Thiede? Uber and Lyft Driver Dialed 911 Day He Disappeared, Family SaysJoshua Thiede was last seen driving for either Uber or Lyft on Wilshire Boulevard just north of the 110 Freeway in Los Angeles, Calif. last Monday.


2/19/2018 10:28:45 AM

Family that took in Nikolas Cruz said he showed no warning signsNikolas Cruz moved in with the Snead family after his mother died of Pneumonia in November. They say he was depressed after losing his mother, but no red flags ever went off about his behavior.


2/19/2018 9:51:48 AM

Woman Filmed Berating Flight Attendant on Plane Gets Suspended From JobSusan Peirez started shouting after being seated near a baby.


2/19/2018 1:56:41 PM

Idaho Senator Rants At Students Who Drove 300 Miles To Meet HimAn Idaho Republican state senator has been labeled a “bully” after ranting at college students who traveled hundreds of miles to discuss a birth control bill with lawmakers.


2/20/2018 6:49:59 AM