A former Marine pleaded guilty Thursday in a 2022 firebombing attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic in California, federal prosecutors said.
Malaysia has invited China's President Xi Jingping to visit, its ambassador to Beijing said on Friday, as the Southeast Asian country also seeks to boost the number of Chinese tourists to five million a year to fuel economic growth. China and Malaysia will mark the 50th anniversary of their bilateral diplomatic relations next year, and Malaysia recently announced tourists from China would be able to travel visa free for 30 days, a move mirroring Thailand. Government data showed Malaysia welcomed 498,540 Chinese tourists in the six months to June this year, a figure almost a third of pre-pandemic levels.
In the first, on July 20, a woman squats in the thick mud in Raigad, India, as she peers out from a plastic tarp that covers her body. It is from March 2, on the beach in Gaza City — a starkly different Gaza City than the one its residents are experiencing today. The mission of photojournalism is to capture moments that represent — and, at their best, truly reveal — the endless spectrum of the human experience.
This low-calorie meal plan may help you lose weight, but it may also be tough to get all your daily nutrients — and sustain weight loss over the long term.
"Save my name," the official wrote to a man named Nikhil Gupta over an encrypted messaging application on May 6, according to U.S. prosecutors. The official told Gupta - who the prosecutors described as an Indian national involved in drugs and weapons trafficking - about a "target" in New York. The official wanted Gupta to orchestrate the target's murder, in exchange for getting criminal charges against him in India dropped.
Israel's military said Friday it had resumed fighting in Gaza, with airstrikes and artillery fire reported in Gaza City, as a truce expired with no agreement to extend it.Inside Gaza, an AFP journalist said Israeli warplanes carried out a series of strikes, and reported artillery fire in Gaza City.
"Bachelor" alum Bekah Martinez says her 9-week-old son, Ernest Allison Leonard (“Nesto”) has been using the potty. It's called elimination communication.
Rep. George Santos of New York is facing a critical vote to expel him from the House on Friday as lawmakers weigh whether his actions, fabrications and alleged lawbreaking warrant the chamber's most severe punishment. Expulsion requires support from two-third of the House, a purposefully high bar, but a blistering House Ethics Committee report released on Nov. 16 that accused Santos of breaking federal law may prove decisive. “I will not stand by quietly,” Santos declared on the House floor Thursday as lawmakers debated his removal.
DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli fighter jets hit Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip on Friday shortly after a weeklong truce expired, the military said, as the war resumed in full force. Airstrikes hit southern Gaza, including the community of Abassan east of the town of Khan Younis, the Interior Ministry in the Hamas-run territory said. Another strike hit a home northwest of Gaza City.
More Americans now believe the death penalty, which is undergoing a yearslong decline of use and support, is being administered unfairly, a finding that is adding to its growing isolation in the U.S., according to an annual report on capital punishment. “There are some scholars who are optimistic the death penalty will be totally eradicated pretty soon," said Eric Berger, a law professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In 2023, there were 24 executions in the U.S., with the final one for the year taking place Thursday in Oklahoma.
Governor Ron DeSantis scheduled six of the country’s 25 executions this year amid his presidential election bid
Taylor Swift released "You're Losing Me" on streaming services including Spotify and Apple Music, which fans think was inspired by her breakup with Joe Alwyn.
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) -El Salvador's Congress late on Thursday granted President Nayib Bukele permission to leave his post so that he can campaign ahead of the country's presidential election next year. The Central American country's Congress chose Claudia Rodriguez, the current head of the National Directorate of Municipal Works, as his substitute. Rodriguez has worked in Bukele family companies and during Nayib Bukele's administrations when he was mayor of Nuevo Cuscatlan and San Salvador, the capital.
Beyoncé was joined by daughter Blue Ivy Carter on the red carpet of the London premiere of her "Renaissance" tour film on Nov. 30.
The host, Fox News Channel, billed the 90-minute affair hosted by Sean Hannity as “The Great Red vs. Blue State Debate.”
The leaders of two of the largest US states went head-to-head Thursday in a prime-time debate offering contrasting views of how the deeply-polarized nation should be run -- and a preview of how the 2028 White House race might look.The pair represent almost one in five Americans -- California is the largest US state and Florida is third -- and debate host Fox News had billed the showdown as a clash between liberal blue and conservative red America.
El Salvador's Congress granted President Nayib Bukele leave for six months Thursday to allow him to campaign for reelection despite a constitutional prohibition and approved the president's selection of his private secretary to be the country's interim leader. Bukele will seek a second five-year term for the New Ideas party in the Feb. 4 national elections. Vice President Félix Ulloa was also granted leave to campaign again as Bukele’s running mate.
Leaders of the ultraconservative House Freedom Caucus are softening on spending cuts ahead of another government shutdown deadline next year.
Chipotle announces new merch, including a car napkin holder for customers who steal their napkins, a set of Chipotle-themed tees and holiday gift cards.
Asian markets drifted Friday following a mixed day on Wall Street, with data showing a continued fall in US inflation unable to relight the buying that characterised much of November.While Wall Street had a mixed night, November was a strong month, with the Nasdaq and S&P 500 both up around 10 percent.