Being president isn?t so easy, and other things Trump has learned in first 100 days
ACLU defends Coulter after Berkeley speech cancellation
Arrest made in death of elderly California woman out on walk
NORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) ? A young man has been arrested in the sexual assault and beating death of an 86-year-old California woman who was attacked as she tried to help a friend during a morning walk, officials said Friday.
Delta Passenger Claims He Was Booted From Flight Because He Had to Use the Bathroom
Tributes for Taiwanese trekker lost in Nepal tragedy
A Taiwanese trekker is recovering in hospital after rescuers found him and his dead girlfriend on a mountainside in Nepal where they were stranded for 47 days, surviving on only water and salt after their food ran out. Liu Chen-chun, 18,? died just three days before the rescue team located the couple in northwest Nepal, but her boyfriend managed to survive despite losing 30 kilos (66 pounds) during the ordeal. A severely malnourished Liang Sheng-yueh, 20, was being treated in hospital in Kathmandu, where he was airlifted after being rescued from the remote region.
Elizabeth Thomas Gets Counseling After Being Found
1992 ?Rodney King riots' ? A look back at L.A. in flames
The 1992 Los Angeles riots began on April 29, 1992, after the acquittal of four LAPD police officers on trial for the beating of motorist Rodney King. Video of his treatment after a March 3, 1991, traffic stop drew international attention. Civil unrest, which included violence and looting, broke out on the streets of Los Angeles.
Russia's Putin, Japan's Abe call for talks, calm with North Korea
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday called on North Korea and other countries to avoid behaviour or rhetoric that could increase tensions around Pyongyang's nuclear programme. Speaking at a news conference in Moscow after holding talks, Putin and Abe said they had agreed to cooperate closely to try to help defuse tensions around the secretive Asian state and that both wanted to see a resumption of six-party international talks with North Korea. "In my opinion, and in the opinion of the prime minister, the situation on the Korean peninsula has unfortunately got a lot worse," said Putin.
Long After Their Bones Were Gone, Neanderthals' DNA Survived in a Cave
DNA from two extinct human relatives ? the Neanderthals, and a mysterious branch of humanity called the Denisovans ? has been detected in the ancient mud of caves, even though those caves hold no fossils of those individuals, new research shows. The finding suggests that scientists could detect such extinct lineages in places devoid of skeletal remains, the researchers said. The ancestors of modern humans once shared the world with archaic human lineages such as the Neanderthals ? the closest extinct relatives of modern humans ? as well as the Denisovans.
?I thought it would be easier?: Trump assesses his first 100 days
On the cusp of his 100th day in office, President Trump went on a media blitz this week, granting interviews to a number of outlets reflecting on his first months in the nation?s highest office. In addition to an interview with the Associated Press that attracted attention for all the ?unintelligible? lines in the transcript, Trump spoke to the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal and Reuters about everything from his flip-flop on withdrawing from NAFTA to his surprise about the difficulties of his job. ?I loved my previous life,? Trump told Reuters. ?I had so many things going.