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Trump's debate sniffs take off on social media

Sep 27, 2016

Trump's debate sniffs take off on social media

Republican White House candidate Donald Trump stole the social media spotlight during Monday night’s U.S. presidential debate on at least one count — what Twitter users branded his #Trumpsniffle. The wealthy businessman sniffed repeatedly as he faced off against Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in ...

Sep 27, 2016

Over 90% of world's population breathing bad air: WHO

Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than 6 million deaths a year. New data in a report from the U.N.’s global health ...

Sep 27, 2016

Rare Al Capone letter shows gangster's soft side, faith in God

An intimate letter gangster Al Capone wrote while imprisoned at Alcatraz has sold at auction in Massachusetts for $62,500. Boston-based RR Auction says the winning bid came Monday at an auction in Cambridge. The three-page letter was addressed to Capone’s son, Albert “Sonny” Capone. ...

Sep 27, 2016

Austrian customs officials find human intestines in luggage

Austrian customs officials are used to finding unusual items in travelers’ luggage. But human intestines were not on their list — until now. The Austrian Press Agency reports that the organ parts were found packed tightly in plastic containers and formaldehyde in a Moroccan ...

Forces kill suspected al-Qaida leader in Yemen home

Sep 27, 2016

Forces kill suspected al-Qaida leader in Yemen home

Yemeni forces killed a suspected local al-Qaida chief on Monday in a clash at his house in the southern province of Abyan, security officials said. A Yemeni soldier also died and another was wounded when troops stormed the residence of an alleged insurgent identified ...