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Admin August 7, 2018

By Polina Marinova 9:46 AM EDT GOBBLED Nope, meal kits are still not over. Neither are the grocery wars. After Amazon’s Whole Foods acquisition sent ripples through the market, grocers are still scrambling to find ways to compete. Four months after Walmart introduced its own prepared meal offering, the retail behemoth has now partnered with […]

Admin August 7, 2018

At 12:01 AM Tuesday morning, the first wave of U.S. sanctions suspended under the Iran nuclear deal will snap back into place, as the Trump administration tries to ramp up the economic pressure on Iran. But without partners in Europe, let alone buy-in from countries like Russia, China, and India, it’s unclear how strong that […]

Admin August 7, 2018

Italian police said at least two people were killed and 67 injured in a massive explosion that ripped a huge hole in a highway near an airport in northern Italy. Video and photos from witnesses showed a massive fireball shooting into the air on a highway in the suburbs of Bologna on Tuesday afternoon. Police […]

Admin August 7, 2018

LONDON — Facebook says it has taken down four pages belonging to conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for violating its hate speech and bullying policies. The social media giant said in a statement Monday that it also suspended Jones’ account for 30 days because he repeatedly posted content that broke its rules. The company said it […]

Admin August 7, 2018

MONROE, N.C. — Deputies in North Carolina say they’re seeking a teenager who robbed a 9-year-old’s lemonade stand at gunpoint. The Union County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday that the stickup happened near a traffic roundabout in Monroe, about 30 miles southeast of Charlotte. Deputies say the young drink vendor reported that a male teenager with […]

Admin August 7, 2018

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is signing an executive order reimposing many sanctions on Iran, three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal. He says the U.S. policy is to levy “maximum economic pressure” on the country. NEW: Trump admin reimposes sanctions "lifted under the horrible Iran deal." “Our policy is based on […]

Admin August 7, 2018

BOLOGNA, Italy — A major explosion on a highway in Bologna, Italy, has left at least one dead and up to 70 people injured, the Associated Press reports. The explosion happened after an accident that involved a truck carrying liquefied petroleum gas, according to the Italian news agency ANSA. The explosion caused a bridge to […]

Admin August 7, 2018

Lee County, Iowa — Authorities determined that the body of a woman that was found in Iowa is not Mollie Tibbetts. The body was discovered on Sunday in Lee County, about 100 miles way from Brooklyn, Iowa, where Tibbetts was last seen. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office said that the body was a white female […]

Admin August 7, 2018

President Trump took to Twitter Sunday to insist he is not concerned about potential legal questions surrounding his son Donald Trump Jr.’s involvement in a 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians. The president called it “a complete fabrication” that he is “concerned about the meeting my wonderful son, Donald, had in Trump Tower.” Trump was […]

Admin August 7, 2018

Two top Trump administration officials have now denied U.S. involvement in the apparent assassination attempt of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday night. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo echoed the comments made by National Security Adviser John Bolton earlier in the day as he returned from an Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) conference Sunday […]