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Hikers find wedding ring lost on mountaintop

A man's quest to find his wedding ring on a 4,000-foot snow-covered mountain in New Hampshire has been completed by a couple of hikers — and a metal detector. (Nov. 27)        Source link

Donald Trump signs bill aimed at supporting Hong Kong protesters

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump signed bipartisan legislation Wednesday aimed at supporting protesters in Hong Kong, ignoring warnings from Beijing that the measure would be met with "strong countermeasures" during a standoff over trade. The bill, which won near unanimous approval in...

Book review of Crime in Progress: Inside the Steele Dossier and the Fusion GPS...

The dossier burst onto the public scene in January 2017, when BuzzFeed News published the document that much of Washington had been whispering about for months: a private intelligence report, compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele, documenting...

Trump signs legislation designed to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong

The House passed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act by a vote of 417 to 1 on Nov. 20. The lone holdout was Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.). That came one day after the Senate had approved...

The Washington Post Thanksgiving day parade

The KeanussanceAt any given moment, there is precisely one thing that America is able to agree on. Right now, it’s Keanu Reeves. From “John Wick 3” to “Toy Story 4” to having an age-appropriate girlfriend to just being...

‘Bomb cyclone’ storm expected to upend Thanksgiving travel | US news

Two massive weather systems moving across the US – one over the upper midwest and a second “bomb cyclone” moving to the Rocky Mountains from the Oregon coast – are expected to upend travel ahead of Thanksgiving, one...

First new U.S. store now open in Garden State Plaza

Toys R Us' comeback continued Wednesday with its first new U.S. bricks-and-mortar store.A month after opening two “immersive toy wonderlands” called Toys R Us Adventure and 17 months after shuttering all stores, the iconic toy brand opened a retail store at...

Thanksgiving balloons inflated as winds forecasted

Wind is forecasted for Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Organizers say they will wait until the moment the parade starts whether to ground some balloons or limit how high they are flown. (Nov. 27)        Source link

William Doyle Ruckelshaus, who defied Nixon in Watergate firing, dies

SEATTLE (AP) — William Doyle Ruckelshaus, who famously quit his job in the U.S. Justice Department rather than carry out President Richard Nixon’s order to fire the special prosecutor investigating the Watergate scandal, has died. He was 87.Ruckelshaus...

Book review of Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and...

For a long time, the best description of daily life in the federal government came from a fictionalized newspaper serial: In the late 1970s, the now-defunct Washington Star published a regular soap opera chronicling the lives of workers...