News: Weekend Reads

There’s been a mysterious change in Trump's demeanor — and no one knows why

Friday  21:51,   02 february 2018
businessinsider

There’s been a mysterious change in Trump's demeanor — and no one knows whyPresident Donald Trump has been relatively subdued in recent weeks — and his poll numbers have[...]

Russia tells the US to stop flying near its borders after an Su-27 flew within 5 feet of an American spy plane

Friday  05:05,   02 february 2018
businessinsider

The Russian Defence Ministry warned the US military on Thursday to either stop flying near its borders or to "agree on their rules."The Russian Defence Ministry warned the US military on Thursday to either stop flying near its borders or[...]

Amy Schumer was 'flat-out raped'

Thursday  22:21,   01 february 2018
msn

Amy Schumer has admitted she was once ''flat-out raped'' and thinks she's not alone in being subjected to unwanted sexual behaviour. The 34-year-old star stressed that sexual misconduct doesn't have to be ''criminal'' for it[...]

'That was my escape': Longtime acquaintance of Bruce McArthur recounts violent night

Thursday  15:11,   01 february 2018
cbc.ca

'That was my escape': Longtime acquaintance of Bruce McArthur recounts violent nightSgromo had known McArthur for more than a decade when a casual meet-up with the acquaintance turned into a terrifying encounter that ended shortly after the[...]

Michelle Obama Finally Opens Up About That Awkward Inauguration Gift Exchange with Melania Trump

Thursday  02:01,   01 february 2018
people

Michelle Obama Finally Opens Up About That Awkward Inauguration Gift Exchange with Melania TrumpIn her first TV interview since leaving the White House, the former first lady, 54, opens up about the gift exchange to host Ellen DeGeneres, finally[...]

Yoga teacher dressed as twin, 'flirted' with sister's ex-boyfriend after killing her, prosecutors say

Wednesday  23:06,   31 january 2018
msn

The yoga instructor accused of killing her twin sister by driving off a Maui cliff in 2016 allegedly dressed as her sister and flirted with her boyfriend following the crash.The yoga instructor accused of driving off a Maui cliff, killing her twin[...]

Amid publicity tour, porn star denies affair with Trump

Wednesday  15:22,   31 january 2018
msn

An adult film star who previously alleged an extramarital affair with Donald Trump now says in a statement the affair never happened. A lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels confirmed his client's statement Tuesday. Daniels' real name is Stephanie[...]

Restrained man found in alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur's apartment at time of arrest, sources say

Wednesday  01:46,   31 january 2018
cbc.ca

Sources have confirmed that a man was found restrained in Bruce McArthur's apartment on the morning he was arrested.Sources say that officers, who were observing McArthur, saw a man enter his home in Thorncliffe Park on the morning of Thursday,[...]

Hikers' grisly discovery in recreation area sparks mystery

Tuesday  18:26,   30 january 2018
cbsnews

Discovery made inside California state recreation area known as popular spot for hikers, mountain bikersThey were not covered or buried but had badly decomposed into skeletal remains, leading investigators to believe they had been there for quite[...]

Father Buried Alive After Digging Sand Tunnel On Florida Beach Vacation

Tuesday  18:26,   30 january 2018
europe.newsweek

Lee Goggin is still unresponsive.Lee Goggin, a 35-year-old personal trainer from Dallas, was on a vacation with his family at Crescent Beach in Florida when he decided to dig a tunnel by a set of[...]

This Woman Was Trafficked at a Club When She Was 19—And It Could Happen to *Anyone*

Tuesday  16:51,   30 january 2018
flare

One woman’s story about what it’s like to be sold for sex in Canada, and why she’s far from the only oneThe club was big. It had two floors and, that night, it was packed. Although the room was dark, lights flashed and were reflected in mirrors[...]

Trophy hunter killed while stalking lion

Tuesday  16:51,   30 january 2018
msn

The 75-year-old Croatian's hunting party had already killed one lion when he was hit by a stray bullet.Pero Jelinic, 75, was an experienced hunter who frequently travelled with the intention of adding to his already sizeable trophy[...]

15th-century manuscript with 'alien' characters finally decoded

Tuesday  03:41,   30 january 2018
msn

Scientists have harnessed the power of artificial intelligence to unlock the secrets of an ancient manuscript that has baffled experts. Discovered in the 19th century, the Voynich manuscript uses “alien” characters that have long puzzled[...]

Barry and Honey Sherman murders: What’s slowing the cops down at Apotex headquarters

Monday  23:35,   29 january 2018
macleans.ca

Barry and Honey Sherman murders: What’s slowing the cops down at Apotex headquartersBy Friday afternoon—when police officially confirmed at a press conference that the billionaire couple had been slain, ending six weeks of confusion over their[...]

Man Killed After Being Sucked Into MRI Machine

Monday  17:52,   29 january 2018
ibtimes

An Indian man was killed in a hospital accident.An Indian man was killed Saturday after being sucked into an MRI machine at a Mumbai Hospital, according to Indian news broadcaster[...]