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    He Spent His Life Assuming His Brother Died in WWII. He Didn't

    He Spent His Life Assuming His Brother Died in WWII. He Didn't


    In this Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 photo, Israeli Holocaust survivor Eliahu Pietruszka, center, looks at a picture with Alexandre Pietruszka and family in the central Israeli city of Kfar...

    Eliahu Pietruszka shuffled his 102-year-old body through the lobby of his retirement home Thursday toward a stranger he had never met and collapsed into him in a teary embrace. Only days earlier, the Holocaust survivor who thought his entire family had perished in WWII learned that a younger brother had...
    Writer Leaves Dunham Project Due to Her 'Well-Known Racism'

    Writer Leaves Dunham Project Due to Her 'Well-Known Racism'


    This Feb. 2, 2017, file photo shows Lena Dunham attending a premiere of HBO's "Girls" in New...

    Lena Dunham caused a stir last week when she and Girls co-creator Jenni Konner issued a statement defending a Girls writer from allegations of sexual assault against a teen. She has since apologized , but that didn't appease one of the writers for her Lenny e-newsletter. Per Vulture , Zinzi Clemmons issued...
    7 Brief Calls Didn't Come From Missing Sub's Phone

    7 Brief Calls Didn't Come From Missing Sub's Phone


    This 2013 photo provided by the Argentina Navy shows an ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, near Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina's Navy said Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, it has lost contact with its ARA San Juan submarine off the country's...

    A surge of optimism followed by something more grim: The seven brief satellite calls made Saturday that were suspected to have been made by a missing Argentine submarine may have originated elsewhere. The Argentine Navy on Sunday said its analysis was still underway but that it had no "clear evidence"...
    Charles Manson Remembered as 'Evil Con Man'

    Charles Manson Remembered as 'Evil Con Man'


    In this June 10, 1981 photo, convicted murderer Charles Manson is photographed during an interview with television talk show host Tom Snyder in a medical facility in Vacaville,...

    Ceased to exist: Charles Manson died in a California hospital Sunday night, almost 50 years into the cult leader's nine consecutive life sentences for orchestrating a series of murders that some said brought an end to the spirit of the '60s. Manson, long an inmate at Corcoran State Prison, was...
    One of Our Biggest Domed Stadiums Just Imploded

    One of Our Biggest Domed Stadiums Just Imploded


    The Georgia Dome is destroyed in a scheduled implosion Monday in...

    One of the nation's largest domed stadiums has been destroyed in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta. Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were on hand to blast the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to smithereens Monday at 7:30am, per the AP . People gathered at windows of tall office buildings,...
    PBS Editing Franken Out of a Tribute to Letterman

    PBS Editing Franken Out of a Tribute to Letterman


    Sen. Al Fanken has no plans to resign, a staffer...

    Not too long ago, reporters were pestering Al Franken about whether he would run for president in 2020. Now the question is, will he resign from the Senate? "No," a staffer tells the Minneapolis Star-Tribune . "He is spending time with his family in Washington, D.C., and will be through...
    He Was Set to Resign. Then Plans Changed

    He Was Set to Resign. Then Plans Changed


    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe delivers his speech during a live broadcast in Harare on...

    Robert Mugabe, already known as the Energizer Bunny of southern African strongman leaders, stunned Zimbabwe Sunday by failing to deliver a widely expected resignation . Instead, the 93-year-old, speaking after his own ZANU-PF party fired him as leader, promised to preside over a party congress set for next month, Reuters reports....
    Border Patrol Agent Killed, Partner Hurt in Texas Attack

    Border Patrol Agent Killed, Partner Hurt in Texas Attack


    A US Customs and Border Patrol agent passes along a section of border...

    President Trump repeated his call for a border wall Sunday night after a Border Patrol agent was fatally injured and another seriously hurt while on duty in west Texas. US Customs and Border Protection says Rogelio Martinez, 36, and his partner were injured after responding to activity in the Big...
    After Deadly Crash, US Troops in Japan Banned From Drinking

    After Deadly Crash, US Troops in Japan Banned From Drinking


    A Japanese driver's damaged vehicle is seen at a police station in Naha, Okinawa, southern Japan Sunday, Nov. 19,...

    US military personnel in Okinawa have been restricted to base and banned from drinking alcohol after a Marine was arrested over a crash that killed a Japanese man. Police on the southern Japanese island arrested 21-year-old Nicholas James-McLean late Sunday on suspicion of negligent driving resulting in injury or death...