|Street gang MS-13 grips Long Island suburbs in violence - |
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Late at night, when helicopters thrum overhead and spotlights beam down onto lawns, many people here know exactly what's going on.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:22:14 -0400
|At UN, Tillerson makes case for tougher stance on N. Korea - |
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington will push for a tougher global response to North Korea during a meeting Friday of the UN Security Council that will see China come under heavy pressure to rein in its ally. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was in New York for the meeting that follows weeks of warnings from the US administration that it will no longer tolerate North Korea's missile launches and nuclear tests. "There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:09:44 -0400
|Donald Trump doesn’t talk like other presidents. Would he be a better president if he did? - |
When Donald Trump speaks, he sounds — unabashedly, unmistakably — like Donald Trump. But does he sound like a president? Does that even matter?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:07:57 -0400
|Can the Hennessey Exorcist drive out the Dodge Demon? - |
Texas tuner extraordinaire Hennessey Performance wants to give anyone considering snapping up the new Dodge Challenger SRT Demon cause for concern. At the New York International Auto Show, Dodge confounded expectations with an 840hp street-legal drag car called the Demon. Based on the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and set to be offered as either a full turnkey car or as a conversion for existing ZL1 owners, the Exorcist has a totally overhauled engine complete with ported cylinder heads, new valves, a new camshaft, a high-flow supercharger, plus new exhaust system.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:28:26 -0400
|Who are Egypt's Coptic Christians? - |
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo on Friday hoping to mend ties with Islamic religious leaders but his message of peace comes as Egypt's Coptic Christian community faces unprecedented pressure from Islamic State militants who have threatened to wipe it out. Below are some facts about Egypt's Coptic Christians: -- The Coptic Orthodox Church is one of oldest in the world.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:17:00 -0400