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Here’s the 1 thing the Mueller report proves beyond a shadow of a doubt

The Mueller report — the result of a 22-month investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election — didn’t end the debate over whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice or acted inappropriately while in office. But there’s one thing it proved beyond any debate: The President lies with remarkable ease and cajoles those around him…MORE

Pete Buttigieg Fast Facts

Here’s a look at the life of Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. Personal:Birth date: January 19, 1982 Birth place: South Bend, Indiana Birth name: Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg Father: Joseph A. Buttigieg, an English professor Mother: Anne Montgomery, a linguist Marriage: Chasten Glezman (2018-present) Education: Harvard College, 2004,…MORE

What’s open and what’s closed on Good Friday

It’s Good Friday, a day of mourning for Christians around the world that marks the day Jesus died on the cross. This Friday is also the first day of Passover, the Jewish holiday celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery. Many Christians observe Good Friday by fasting and attending church services, while Jews…MORE

Trump praises Libyan general as his troops march on US backed government in Tripoli

President Donald Trump spoke with Libyan general Khalifa Haftar Monday, praising his role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya’s vast oil resources even as Haftar’s troops continue their offensive against the UN and US-backed government in the Libyan capital of Tripoli. Trump “recognized Field Marshal Haftar’s significant role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya’s oil…MORE

Two 14-year-old girls drew up plans to kill 9 people, police say

Two 14-year-old girls in Florida have been arrested after a teacher discovered their plans to kill nine people, sheriff’s reports say. The Highlands County School Board confirmed in a statement to CNN that two Avon Park Middle School students were taken into custody Wednesday for “a possible plan to harm others off campus,” but declined…MORE

Marvel lifts its TV game to higher power for Disney+

Marvel is about to unleash what could be its biggest movie ever with “Avengers: Endgame,” which, given the studio’s track record, is no small feat. But after some hits and misfires, the upcoming launch of Disney+ suggests the company is about to lift its TV game to a higher power as well. At Disney’s recent…MORE

How James Holzhauer is gaming the board and breaking records on ‘Jeopardy!’

If you’ve been watching “Jeopardy!” lately, you’re probably familiar with James Holzhauer, the Las Vegas resident and professional sports better currently smashing records on the nightly game show. During his 11-day run so far, he has broken the single-day winnings record a total of four times, his biggest haul coming in at $131,127. For context,…MORE

Southern California experiences an earthquake every three minutes, a new study finds

Southern California gets a lot more action than we thought. In a new study, researchers from the California Institute of Technology and University of California, San Diego have uncovered nearly two million previously unidentified tiny earthquakes that happened between 2008 and 2017. That translates to roughly 495 earthquakes a day in Southern California, or an…MORE

The Mueller Report is already a best-seller

Three versions of “The Mueller Report” soared to the top of Amazon and Barnes & Noble’s best-selling book charts in the 24 hours after a redacted version of Robert Mueller’s findings were released on the web. Several different publishers are rushing competing versions of the report out to bookshelves. They’re betting that some people will…MORE