Tag Archives: U.S.

Hawaii volcano eruption intensifies, triggering 'red' warning

PAHALA, Hawaii –  Hawaii residents are facing the highest volcanic activity alert after officials warned Tuesday that the Big Island’s Kilauea volcano is growing more explosive — as a massive ash cloud grows in the sky.  The U.S. Geological Survery upgraded its previous volcano warning from “orange” to “red,” signifying that an “eruption is forecasted to be imminent with significant emission of ...

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Seattle Mariners star Robinson Cano suspended 80 games after positive test for banned substance

Robinson Cano was suspended Tuesday for 80 games after violating MLB’s joint-drug agreement policy.  (AP) Seattle Mariners star second baseman Robinson Cano has been suspended for 80 games for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement, Major League Baseball announced Tuesday. The league said that the 35-year-old Cano had tested positive for Furosemide, a diuretic, In a statement released through the Major ...

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Seasonal changes in exoplanet's atmosphere could signal alien life

This contrasting artistic image of an early Martian environment with a thicker atmosphere (left) and the cold, dry Mars of today (right) shows how atmospheric changes affect a planet’s ability to hold life.  (NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center) Seasonal changes in an alien planet’s atmosphere could signal the presence of extraterrestrial life, new research suggests. Researchers aim to expand our ability to ...

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Golden State Killer suspect appears in court as media outlets try to unseal arrest records

Looking for Zodiac clues in Golden State killer case While former police officer Joseph James DeAngelo faces charges from crimes in the ’70s and ’80s, there is some speculation he may also be the notorious serial killer from the ’60s who was never caught; Claudia Cowan reports from Sacramento. Various news media outlets are seeking to unseal details related to ...

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Exiled Afghan leader, and one-time U.S. ally, warns against "peace" with Taliban from position of weakness

General Abdul Rashid Dostum, from his Ankara home, in exile from Afghanistan  (FOX News/Hollie McKay ) ANKARA, Turkey –  The colorful and controversial exiled Afghan figure who was once a potent U.S. ally – as his character is depicted in the recent Hollywood blockbuster “12 Strong – is speaking out against what he sees as efforts to cower to the ...

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Democratic rep's bill would give 'poor' pols crashing in their offices cheap housing

Rep. Dan Donovan, R-NY, is one of several representatives who bunk overnight in their offices.  (Congress) A Democratic congressman wants to create affordable housing in Washington, DC — for members of the House. As the nation’s capital struggles with a homeless crisis, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson plans to introduce legislation as soon as this week calling for a study into converting a ...

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Indonesia police say Surabaya headquarters attacked

SURABAYA, Indonesia –  A police spokesman says there has been an explosion at the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Surabaya after an apparent vehicle attack. In a news conference on TVOne, Frans Barung Mangera said officers had been injured in the Monday morning attack. He said the vehicle used was a motorcycle. The attack follows suicide bombings at ...

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