News: Weekend Reads

Round-the-world cyclists murdered

Sunday  00:50,   13 may 2018
bbc

Local officials originally said the European pair lost control of their bikes and fell off a cliff.The bodies of Holger Hagenbusch, from Germany, and Krzysztof Chmielewski, from Poland, were found at the bottom of a cliff in Chiapas[...]

One person killed in Paris knife attack, attacker also dead

Sunday  00:50,   13 may 2018
reuters

One person was killed in a knife attack in Paris on Saturday and the assailant was shot dead by police, a police source said. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb confirmed there had been an attack in Paris and said there were victims, without[...]

Woman Discovers Her Dog that Never Barks or Eats Dog Food Is Actually a Fox

Saturday  15:10,   12 may 2018
people

Woman Discovers Her Dog that Never Barks or Eats Dog Food Is Actually a Fox According to Yahoo U.K., a woman bought what she thought was a Japanese Spitz puppy last year from a pet shop and just recently discovered the “canine” is a fox It’s a[...]

Heart-stopping footage shows young family being 'hunted' by cheetahs at safari park

Friday  22:06,   11 may 2018
independent.ie

Heart-stopping footage shows young family being 'hunted' by cheetahs at safari[...]

There's Another Love Triangle in the White House—Here's What You Need to Know

Friday  22:00,   11 may 2018
instyle

[MUSIC] [MUSIC] [MUSIC] [MUSIC] When it comes to relationship drama, the Trump White House might as well be my high school. The latest point of intrigue: the love life of Donald Trump Jr. Now, we can’t help but feel a shred of sympathy for the[...]

Former teacher gets 90 days for sex crime involving former student

Friday  21:31,   11 may 2018
cbc.ca

A former Halifax-area junior high school teacher has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and a year's probation for a sex charge involving a former student. Sarah Allt Harnish, who goes by her maiden name Allt, was sentenced Friday morning in[...]

You Have To See The Apology Teens Left A Waiter

Friday  18:46,   11 may 2018
delish

They clearly learned their lesson.The waiter shared the story, which thankfully has a happy ending, with Live Play Eat. A group of young teens came into his restaurant before their homecoming celebration, the website says, and the waiter wanted to[...]

How Trump’s Iran deal decision may lead to war

Friday  15:04,   11 may 2018
washingtonpost

How Trump’s Iran deal decision may lead to warAfter meeting with President Trump last week, French President Emmanuel Macron made two predictions: The United States would pull out of the Iran nuclear deal — and that decision would lead to[...]

White House official mocked ‘dying’ McCain at internal meeting

Friday  01:35,   11 may 2018
thehill

White House official mocked ‘dying’ McCain at internal meetingSpecial assistant Kelly Sadler made the derisive comments during a closed-door White House meeting of about two-dozen communications staffers on Thursday[...]

Mom, 25, is 'CEO' of huge Minnesota meth trafficking ring, prosecutors say

Friday  00:31,   11 may 2018
msn

Mom, 25, is 'CEO' of huge Minnesota meth trafficking ring, prosecutors sayA Minnesota woman who said she was a mother of two was unmasked recently as the “CEO” of one of the biggest meth trafficking rings the state has ever seen, prosecutors [...]

Inside the Tragic Downfall of Kristin Harmon: Mark Harmon's Late Sister and Former Member of TV Royalty

Thursday  23:26,   10 may 2018
people

Inside the Tragic Downfall of Kristin Harmon: Mark Harmon's Late Sister and Former Member of TV Royalty  The late actress and painter’s daughter Tracy Nelson confirmed her mother’s passing on Facebook on May 1, writing in a[...]

Tina Fey talks about George Clooney's hilarious payback prank after she made joke at his expense

Thursday  22:06,   10 may 2018
wonderwall

George involved Matt Damon in his revenge plot against Tina and Amy Poehler.In a new interview, Tina Fey talked about the hilarious and wicked way the movie star got back at her after she made a joke at his expense when she and Amy Poehler hosted[...]

Couple Reunited With Son 22 Years After He Was Abducted by Father’s Co-worker

Thursday  20:51,   10 may 2018
europe.newsweek

A video, released by police, captures the heartwarming moment when the couple met their 26-year-old son Pengpeng.In 1996, Li Mingzhao and Chen Zhen’s 4-year-old son, known as Pengpeng, disappeared while he was at work with his father in the Maojian[...]

Russia shows off military hardware in Red Square parade

Thursday  15:54,   10 may 2018
afp

Russia rolled out its latest military hardware on Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday for the annual parade to mark Soviet victory over Nazi Germany as President Vladimir Putin begins his fourth Kremlin term.Russia rolled out its latest[...]

Erupting Hawaii volcano could next spew 10-ton boulders from its summit, scientists say

Thursday  03:31,   10 may 2018
washingtonpost

When lava level at the top of Kilauea drops to ground water level, it could lead to powerful explosions that could send debris for miles.Kilauea, the longest-erupting volcano on the planet, has displaced some 1,700 people and destroyed 36 structures [...]