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February 13, 2018 9:03 AM Parents of Republican Senate candidate max out on donations to his Democratic opponent

Wisconsin Republican Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson speaks with reporters in Madison, Wis. The parents of a Republican candidate running for a Senate seat in Wisconsin made the maximum donation to his Democratic opponent. Kevin Nicholson, a Marine vet who served tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, announced his bid against incumbent Sen. Tammy Baldwin in July. Five months 88

February 11, 2018 6:00 AM Grand Canyon helicopter crash kills at least three

The Grand Canyon National Park in northern Arizona, April, 12, 2015. Three have been killed in a helicopter crash on Saturday. (Reuters ) A tourist helicopter carrying seven people crashed in the Grand Canyon on Saturday, killing three of the passengers, authorities said. Six passengers and a pilot were aboard the Papillion helicopter when it crashed 72

January 28, 2018 11:00 PM Spanish town nicknamed 'Texas Hollywood' suffers serious damage following a destructive tornado

A general view of the film set at Fort Bravo/Texas Hollywood in Almeria, Spain. Fort Bravo Texas Hollywood, built in the 1960s in Almeria, Spain, is a western style set for films, which is also used for tourist tours. Originally used by film director Sergio Leone for 'A Fistful of Dollars', 'For a Few Price' and 'The Good, the Bad and the Ugly', which 76

January 19, 2018 3:56 PM Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns over comments

A government official appointed by US President Donald Trump has resigned after racist and sexist comments he made were uncovered. Carl Higbie was the external affairs chief at the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) agency, which runs volunteer groups. Mr Higbie made the comments on an internet radio show he presented before joining 51

January 15, 2018 6:30 PM Google app compares selfies to museum portraits, goes viral

The latest update to Google’s Arts & Culture app has created a viral sensation by allowing users to compare their selfies to museum portraits. Users, including a number of celebrities, have been taking to Twitter and Instagram to share their portrait “doppelgangers.” “When you take a photo with this feature, your photo is sent to Google to find artworks 90

January 12, 2018 6:54 PM Myrlie Evers tours Mississippi civil rights, history museums

JACKSON, Miss. – If you haven't visited the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the History of Mississippi Museum, you can attend Saturday through Tuesday, free of charge. The Clarion-Ledger reports the W.K. Kellogg Foundation is sponsoring the weekend in honor of the National Day of Healing. The museums are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Monday and Tuesday 52

November 29, 2017 10:41 PM Libbey Glass recalls 229,000 too-fragile bourbon glasses

A toast can wind up involving both bourbon and blood with these recalled glasses Nobody wants the bloody cuts or lost bourbon from too-breakable glassware, especially during the holidays. So, Libbey Glass recalled about 229,000 eight-ounce bourbon taster glasses. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s recall notice, “The glasses can break 45

November 17, 2017 5:04 PM Houston-area walking tours heat up as temps fall

When the weather cools down in Houston, it's not a cause for alarm or even a call to bring the heavy jackets out. In fact, it's a prime opportunity to get outside more and enjoy the breeze and fresh air. For the most part, Houston unfortunately isn't a very walkable city as far as running errands and attending events are concerned. However, the Architecture 70

November 17, 2017 2:04 PM Take a look inside the $500 million Museum of the Bible, opened by Hobby Lobby president

Visitors walk through the Ark of the Covenant exhibit as part of the "Journey through the Hebrew Bible" exhibit during a media preview of the new Museum of the Bible, a museum dedicated to the history, narrative and impact of the Bible, in Washington, DC, November 14, 2017. Visitors walk through the Ark of the Covenant exhibit as part of the "Journey 67

November 9, 2017 5:33 AM Macron tours French naval base in Abu Dhabi near new Louvre

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – French President Emmanuel Macron is touring a French naval base in the capital of the United Arab Emirates. A military band played "La Marseillaise" and an honor guard met Macron on Thursday morning at the naval base at Abu Dhabi's Port Zayed. The French naval base opened in 2009 and shows France's deepening military 57