Police: Woman Accused Of Pouring Hot Grease On Victim During Argument - CBS Denver

CINCINNATI, Ohio. (CBS Local) — A 61-year-old Ohio woman was arrested after allegedly pouring hot grease on another woman during an argument. Police say Charlene Thompson poured hot grease on the woman during an argument Sunday at her home ...-- https://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/12/05/woman-accused-of-pouring-hot-grease-on-victim-during-argument/

North Korea has 'expanded secret missile base' despite Trump promises over denuclearisation - The Independent

North Korea has reportedly expanded a long-range missile base within its mountainous interior, despite a promise from Donald Trump the country was “no longer a threat”. Satellite images obtained by CNN allegedly show Pyongyang has continued to ...and more »-- https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile-base-war-us-kim-jong-un-donald-trump-a8669591.html

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the left's Trump and other commentary - New York Post

Political scribe: Ocasio-Cortez is the left's Trump Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the “most interesting” politician since President Trump — which is no coincidence, suggests The Week's Matthew Walther, since she is “a distinctly Trumpian figure.” By ...-- https://nypost.com/2018/12/05/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-is-the-lefts-trump/

US warship challenges Russia claims in Sea of Japan - CNN

Washington (CNN) The US Navy sailed the guided missile destroyer USS McCampbell near contested waters in the Sea of Japan Wednesday, an action that is bound to irk Russia. The USS "McCampbell sailed in the vicinity of Peter the Great Bay to ...-- https://www.cnn.com/2018/12/05/politics/browne-us-warship-russia-challenge/index.html

Why this progressive Texan can't get excited about Beto O'Rourke - Washington Post

If only the electric chill in the air were an augur of fast-approaching holidays and not the static generated by so many Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls jockeying for the attention of party leaders and donors. Alas, with 2019 less than a month ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/why-this-progressive-texan-cant-get-excited-about-beto-orourke/2018/12/05/641c7f0e-f8b9-11e8-8c9a-860ce2a8148f_story.html

Body found in Costa Rica ID'd as Carla Stefaniak; security guard arrested - WLS-TV

The father of a missing Florida womanwho disappeared while celebrating her 36th birthday in Costa Rica has identified her body, which was found near the villa she rented. A posting on the "Finding Carla" Facebook page said Costa Rican authorities ...-- https://abc7chicago.com/body-found-in-costa-rica-idd-as-missing-american;-guard-arrested/4829969/

Prosecutors to seek the death penalty for Border Patrol agent accused of killing four sex workers - Washington Post

Prosecutors in Texas said that they would seek the death penalty for a U.S. Border Patrol agent accused of killing four sex workers in the region around Laredo, Tex., after he was indicted by a grand jury on capital murder charges Wednesday. Juan David ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2018/12/05/prosecutors-seek-death-penalty-border-patrol-agent-accused-killing-four-sex-workers/

The slow-motion disaster of Trump's Khashoggi strategy - CNN

Washington (CNN) Shortly before 1 p.m. on Tuesday, having just received a classified briefing from the director of the CIA in the basement of the Capitol, two Republican senators stepped to a crowd of cameras and reporters. With a few pointed words ...-- https://www.cnn.com/2018/12/05/politics/trump-khashoggi-murder/index.html

Search underway for missing Marines following mishap involving two aircraft - Washington Post

U.S. Marines and Japanese authorities were searching off the coast of Japan for six Marines after a mishap involving a fighter jet and a plane used for transporting troops and refueling, Marine officials said early Thursday. One Marine was rescued ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2018/12/05/search-underway-missing-marines-following-mishap-involving-two-aircraft/

Bush funeral: Trump sits with fellow presidents but still stands alone - Washington Post

From the moment he crossed the transept of the soaring Washington National Cathedral, tore off his overcoat and took his seat in the front pew, President Trump was an outsider. When the others sang an opening hymn, his mouth did not move. When the ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/bush-funeral-trump-sits-with-fellow-presidents-but-still-stands-alone/2018/12/05/fdc6663a-f8a3-11e8-8d64-4e79db33382f_story.html

Precious: Cardi B Shares First Photo Of Baby Kulture - Vibe

One day after announcing she and her husband Offset were calling it quits, Cardi B released the first official photo of her child with the rapper, Kulture Kiari Cephus. In a sweet snap shared on Wednesday (Dec. 5), the "Money" MC posted a photo of her ...-- https://www.vibe.com/2018/12/cardi-b-first-picture-of-kulture

Some allowed back into devastated town of Paradise after deadly California fire - NBCNews.com

Nearly a month after the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in recorded California history, residents will be allowed into some parts of the devastated town of Paradise to check on their homes or what remains of them, officials announced on Wednesday.and more »-- https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/paradise-returned-some-allowed-back-devastated-town-after-deadly-california-n944586

Jessica Simpson Says Natalie Portman Shamed Her For Posing In Bikini As A Virgin - HuffPost

Natalie Portman and Jessica Simpson, two people who have likely never been mentioned together in the same sentence before, are now engaged in 2018's most aggressively random feud. The “Public Affair” singer took offense at a recent interview with ...-- https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jessica-simpson-natalie-portman-bikini-pose-virginity_us_5c0818e9e4b0bf813ef3888f

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy after hefty lawsuits over Larry Nassar - CNN

(CNN) USA Gymnastics has filed for bankruptcy as the 200,000-member organization struggles to recover from the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal. The filing Wednesday will help "expedite an equitable resolution of the claims made by the survivors of ...-- https://www.cnn.com/2018/12/05/us/usa-gymnastics-files-for-bankruptcy/index.html

Major for-profit college chain collapses, leaving students scrambling - MarketWatch

A major for-profit college chain shut down Wednesday, leaving roughly 20,000 students scrambling to figure out their next steps. Education Corporation of America, the parent company of schools like Virginia College and Brightwood Career Institute ...and more »-- https://www.marketwatch.com/story/major-for-profit-college-chain-collapses-2018-12-05

Cardinals swing big deal with D'backs for Paul Goldschmidt - New York Post

Paul Goldschmidt is the newest member of the St. Louis Cardinals. The slugging All-Star first baseman was traded from the Arizona Diamondbacks to St. Louis in exchange for catcher Carson Kelly, right-handed pitcher Luke Weaver, infielder Andrew Young ...-- https://nypost.com/2018/12/05/cardinals-acquire-paul-goldschmidt-in-trade-with-diamondbacks/

What Food Items Should You Buy When Preparing for a Storm? - Government Technology

With the possibility of a winter storm bringing chilly temperatures and more severe weather to South Carolina this week, one state agency is warning residents to prepare. A worst-case scenario is being presented by the S.C. Emergency Management Division.and more »-- http://www.govtech.com/em/preparedness/What-Food-Items-Should-You-Buy-When-Preparing-for-a-Storm.html

North Korea Seen Expanding Missile Base - NPR

North Korea appears to be expanding a missile base in a remote, mountainous part of the country, according to new commercial satellite imagery studied by independent researchers. The base, located near the Chinese border, is believed to be capable of ...and more »-- https://www.npr.org/2018/12/05/673917730/north-korea-seen-expanding-missile-base

Ocasio-Cortez's Misguided Tweet - FactCheck.org

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted that $21 trillion worth of “Pentagon accounting errors” could finance two-thirds of Medicare for All. It can't. The misguided tweet is based on a tally by university researchers who found $21 trillion worth ...and more »-- https://www.factcheck.org/2018/12/ocasio-cortezs-misguided-tweet/

Student sex tape apparently filmed in school hallway rocks community - New York Post

Charges may be filed after a sex tape filmed in a Massachusetts high school hallway made the rounds among the student body, according to officials. Police said they received a video Monday of two students caught on camera engaging in sex acts at ...and more »-- https://nypost.com/2018/12/05/student-sex-tape-apparently-filmed-in-school-hallway-rocks-community/

Brother of Saudi crown prince returns to the US - NBCNews.com

WASHINGTON — Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. Khalid bin Salman, the brother of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has returned to the United States for the first time since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, four individuals with knowledge of his ...-- https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/national-security/brother-saudi-crown-prince-returns-u-s-plans-attend-bush-n944206

Prosecutors to seek the death penalty for Border Patrol agent accused of killing four sex workers - Washington Post

Prosecutors in Texas said that they would seek the death penalty for a U.S. Border Patrol agent accused of killing four sex workers in the region around Laredo, Tex., after he was indicted by a grand jury for capital murder Wednesday. Juan David Ortiz ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2018/12/05/prosecutors-seek-death-penalty-border-patrol-agent-accused-killing-four-sex-workers/

Search underway for missing Marines following mishap involving two aircraft - Washington Post

U.S. Marines and Japanese authorities were searching off the coast of Japan for six Marines after a mishap involving a fighter jet and a plane used for transporting troops and refueling, Marine officials said early Thursday. One Marine was rescued ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2018/12/05/search-underway-missing-marines-following-mishap-involving-two-aircraft/

We Really Are Just Data For Sale In Facebook's Eyes - Forbes

The release today by the British Parliament of the trove of internal Facebook emails from the Six4Three litigation offers an incredibly rich and unvarnished look at Facebook during a period when user growth appeared to outrank any consideration over ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/kalevleetaru/2018/12/05/we-really-are-just-data-for-sale-in-facebooks-eyes/

California college student claims Christian children's cartoon 'VeggieTales' is 'racist' and 'dangerous' because it ... - Daily Mail

The idea was presented at the 'Annual Whiteness Forum' at Cal State San Marcos, where students discuss topics related to systematic racism in America; A female student took aim at 'VeggieTales', the animated TV series created in 1993 that tells stories ...and more »-- https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6464575/California-college-student-claims-Christian-childrens-cartoon-VeggieTales-racist.html

Man charged after woman's dismembered body found in basement - New York Post

A Michigan man was arrested after a woman's dismembered body was found in the basement of his home, police said. Jared James Chance, 29, was charged Tuesday with mutilation of a dead body and concealing the death of an individual after police in ...and more »-- https://nypost.com/2018/12/05/man-charged-after-womans-dismembered-body-found-in-basement/

Son of Chiefs legend Derrick Thomas tried to restrain Kareem Hunt during alleged Kansas City assault - KCTV Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Derrion Thomas, the son of Chiefs legend Derrick Thomas, says he was out at a Kansas City nightclub with Kareem Hunt the night he was accused of attacking a man, leaving him with broken bones. “It was really just helping a ...and more »-- https://www.kctv5.com/news/son-of-chiefs-legend-derrick-thomas-tried-to-restrain-kareem/article_5577fa08-f8d9-11e8-9279-23e197a5f99c.html

The Guy Behind Steam Spy Has Been Working On Epic's Store For Years - Kotaku

It's one thing for a gaming company to announce a Steam competitor—and believe me, many have—but it's something else entirely when the developer behind the world's biggest game does it. Epic's upcoming game store seems to have already gotten under ...-- https://kotaku.com/the-guy-behind-steam-spy-has-been-working-on-epics-stor-1830890162

Kevin Durant thinks a 'toxic' environment keeps players from joining LeBron - USA TODAY

When LeBron James signed a four-year deal with the Lakers, it signaled that he was prepared to help build something with the franchise. Gone were the days of leveraging Cleveland with short-term contracts. The hope in Los Angeles was the combination of ...-- https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ftw/2018/12/05/kevin-durant-thinks-a-toxic-media-environment-keeps-players-from-joining-lebron/38676583/

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in wake of 100 lawsuits over sex abuse scandal - CBSSports.com

Facing 100 lawsuits from some 350 athletes across the country, USA Gymnastics has filed for bankruptcy in an effort to survive countless settlements over serial sexual abuse committed by Larry Nassar, their imprisoned former doctor. That's according to ...and more »-- https://www.cbssports.com/olympics/news/usa-gymnastics-files-for-bankruptcy-in-wake-of-100-lawsuits-over-sex-abuse-scandal/

What Trump Got Wrong About the Riots in France - Newsweek

President Donald Trump seemed to respond with glee this week as widespread protests in France forced President Emmanuel Macron to postpone his proposed carbon tax, but experts say Trump misrepresented the reasons behind the demonstrations.and more »-- https://www.newsweek.com/trump-wrong-riots-france-emmanuel-macron-giles-jaunes-fuel-tax-1245522

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the left's Trump and other commentary - New York Post

Political scribe: Ocasio-Cortez is the left's Trump Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the “most interesting” politician since President Trump — which is no coincidence, suggests The Week's Matthew Walther, since she is “a distinctly Trumpian figure.” By ...-- https://nypost.com/2018/12/05/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-is-the-lefts-trump/

US Destroyer Sails Through Waters Claimed by Russia - Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Navy sent a warship through the Sea of Japan, in a rare challenge to Russia's maritime claims in international waters, officials said. Wednesday's patrol, known as a freedom-of-navigation operation, came amid tensions between ...-- https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-destroyer-sails-through-waters-claimed-by-russia-1544053815

Five takeaways from Mueller's Flynn memo - The Hill

Special counsel Robert Mueller · Robert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE has told a federal judge that Michael Flynn should face no prison time, revealing that President Trump · Donald John ...-- https://thehill.com/policy/national-security/419905-five-takeaways-from-muellers-flynn-memo

Family Says Body Found In Costa Rica Is Missing Florida Woman - HuffPost

A missing Florida woman's family said their worst fears came true Tuesday night. Family members said they identified a body found buried behind an Airbnb in Central America as Carla Stefaniak, a Miami woman who vanished while celebrating her 36th ...-- https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/body-found-costa-rica-missing-florida-woman-carla-stefaniak_us_5a3197b8e4b091ca26851db1