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January 5, 2019 12:38 AM Japanese lawmaker under fire for LGBT comment

TOKYO – A Japanese legislator is drawing criticism for his comment that "a nation would collapse" if everyone became LGBT. Remarks by Katsuei Hirasawa, a veteran lawmaker of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, were carried on Nippon News Network's national broadcast Friday. Outrage has been popping up on social media. Hirasawa told a crowd in Yamanashi 91

January 4, 2019 9:24 PM Here Are All of the Solar and Lunar Eclipses You Can See in 2019

2019 will have plenty in store for astronomy fans across the world, with a total solar eclipse, an annular solar eclipse, a total lunar eclipse and more. The most exciting such event for U.S.-based stargazers may be the so-called “Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse” on Jan. 21, says Christian Veillet, an astronomer at the Large Binocular Telescope Observatory 109

January 4, 2019 8:49 PM 5 Teenage Girls Killed and One Man Hurt in Fire at an 'Escape Room' in Poland, Officials Say

(WARSAW, Poland) — Officials in Poland say five teenage girls have been killed and one man hurt in a fire that broke out at an “Escape Room” game location in northern Poland. Interior Minister Joachim Brudzinski said the victims were 15-year-old girls. A police spokeswoman in the city of Koszalin, Monika Kosiec, said Friday the victims were probably 80

January 4, 2019 5:53 AM Seven killed in fiery crash on Florida interstate: fire officials

(Reuters) - Seven people were killed and at least seven injured in a fiery crash on an interstate highway in northern Florida on Thursday, fire officials said. The crash on I-75 outside Gainesville at about 3:45 p.m. involved two tractor trailers and two passenger vehicles, media reports said, citing the Florida Highway Patrol. Seven fatalities were confirmed 89

January 4, 2019 4:48 AM 3 dead as gas station fire in Kabul spreads to building

KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says an overnight fire that began at a gas station in the Afghan capital and spread to a nearby apartment complex has killed three people and injured 27 others. Health Ministry spokesman Wahidullah Mayer says six women are in critical condition in a hospital. Saifullah, an eyewitness who, like many Afghans uses only one name, says the fire began 81

January 4, 2019 12:48 AM Stephen Curry to auction off 'Moon Landing' shoes for STEM education

"One thousand percent," Curry told ESPN's Nick Friedell of accepting the invite. "One thousand percent. Obviously, I was joking when I was talking on the podcast." While the Golden State Warriors won't visit Texas until March, Curry had a special nod to the government agency in store Thursday night. He wore a NASA-themed pair of his Under Armour Curry 71

January 1, 2019 10:50 PM Child slips into rhino pen, touched by animal's snout

(Reuters) - A little girl entered the rhinoceros exhibit at a Florida zoo by slipping between two poles, and at least one of the massive pachyderms touched the child with its snout, officials said on Tuesday. Both the child, a toddler about 2 years old, and her mother were taken to hospitals but it was not immediately clear whether any injuries were related 82

January 1, 2019 12:37 PM Cops grieve 'Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' lost in NYE truck fire: 'No words'

Lexington Police officers in Kentucky went viral for their response to a Krispy Kreme Doughnuts truck fire destroying the goods inside. (Lexington Police Department) A few Kentucky cops went viral for mourning the loss of a truckload of doughnuts. The driver of a Krispy Kreme doughnut truck noticed his vehicle was smoking on New Year's Eve, so he called 98

December 31, 2018 6:49 PM Firefighters buy cake for little girl's birthday after hers is ruined

A fire department in Wisconsin made sure a little girl wasn't without a cake on her fourth birthday. (Monroe Fire Department) Firefighters in Wisconsin weren’t going to let an uncooked cake ruin one 4-year-old’s birthday party. The Monroe Fire Department responded to a possible stove fire at the home where the little girl and her family were celebrating 99

December 31, 2018 5:05 PM Cardinals fire Wilks after one season

The Arizona Cardinals fired Steve Wilks on Monday, making him the first head coach to have his contract terminated by the franchise after one season since Joe Kuharich in 1952. The move came one day after Arizona’s 27-24 loss at Seattle, which left the Cardinals (3-13) with the worst record in the NFL. Wilks, 49, was introduced on Jan. 23, 2018 to replace 108