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Jeffrey Epstein’s girls left impression on charter captain, but disgraced millionaire was elusive

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ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – It was the summer of 2006 when Scott Schroeder got the call. He and his friend Nick checked the gear, boarded their boat and headed straight forJeffrey Epstein‘s infamous Little St. James Island. The two girls waiting for them near the millionaire’s private dock were dressed in short, silky Victoria’s Read More

Long overdue or divisive & futile? NYT’s 1619 Project on slavery in America splits readers

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A new initiative from the New York Times examining the history of slavery in the US has been met with applause and criticism online. Some say the project is “long overdue” while others accuse the paper of “rewriting” history. The 1619 Project was conceived as a way to observe the “400th anniversary of the beginning Read More

Pelosi’s deputy backs Trump impeachment inquiry, cites ‘grave national security concerns’

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Assistant House SpeakerBen Ray Luján, D-N.M., on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to support moving forward with impeachment proceedings against President Trump, claiming Trump is “abdicating his responsibility to defend our nation from Russian attacks.” With this, Luján, the House’s fourth-ranking Democrat, breaks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s long-held position of not Read More

Hibernia production halted again following spill

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8/19/2019 ST. JOHNS, NEWFOUNDLAND – Shortly after 21:00 on Saturday, August 17, 2019, the Canada – Newfoundland & Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) was notified of an incident at the Hibernia platform where, as a result of the loss of main power generation, the facility experienced a discharge to sea when its deluge system inadvertently Read More

‘Time to consider a divorce’: Ex-IndyCar driver Wickens calls for Pocono ban after horror smash

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Robert Wickens lost the use of his legs in a crash at the Pocono track a year ago and has called for the Pocono Raceway to be removed from the IndyCar schedule after another high-speed crash at the Pennsylvania track. Chip Ganassi Racing driver Felix Rosenqvist was rushed to hospital after a five-car accident on the opening Read More

Mark Halperin book deal sparks outrage: ‘Slap in the face to all the women that he has victimized’

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Eyebrows were raised across the media industry when Politico reported on Sunday that disgraced political reporter Mark Halperin has a new, anti-Trump book scheduled to come out later this year despite being accused of sexual harassment by several women at the height of the #MeToo movement in 2017. Among other things, the former ABC News, NBC Read More

Rep. Lee Zeldin condemns ‘bad faith’ efforts of Omar and Tlaib to ‘harm’ nation of Israel

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Following Israel‘s barring of Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., and Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., from entering the country, Rep. Lee Zeldin, R-N.Y., appeared on “Fox & Friends” Monday to condemn what he called their efforts to bring harm to the Jewish people with inciteful political rhetoric. “Israel grants and then Rashida Tlaib turns around and goes after Israel… because she Read More

‘Time to consider a divorce’: Ex-IndyCar driver Pickens calls for Pocono ban after horror smash

5 hours ago NAMEX Comments Off on ‘Time to consider a divorce’: Ex-IndyCar driver Pickens calls for Pocono ban after horror smash
Robert Pickens lost the use of his legs in a crash at the Pocono track a year ago and has called for the Pocono Raceway to be removed from the IndyCar schedule after another high-speed crash at the Pennsylvania track. Chip Ganassi Racing driver Felix Rosenqvist was rushed to hospital after a five-car accident on the opening Read More

Black hole devouring a neutron star caused ripples in space and time, scientists say

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A black hole swallowing a neutron star has likely been detected for the first time, according to scientists. The Australian National University (ANU), which participated in the research, explains that the “cataclysmic event” was detected on Aug. 14, 2019, by gravitational-wave discovery machines in the U.S. and Italy. The machines detected ripples in space and Read More

Iran warns US against seizing its tanker as tensions flare in Persian Gulf

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Iran cautioned the US against seizing its tanker Grace 1, which has been renamed Adrian Darya-1 and set sail from Gibraltar after more than a month of detention amid continued rising tensions in the Persian Gulf region. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Foreign ministry spokesperson Abbas Read More