A father and son had to drive through flames to escape a forest fire in West Glacier, Montana. The two were rescued by park rangers after abandoning their car.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 3:25 pm
Donald Trump has been president for 577 days as of today. One year and seven months, to the day, of what can be described without exaggeration as the least predictable presidency in modern history. And yet, for all the wackiness and whip-sawing of these first 19 months, there's a very credible case to make that the next two-ish weeks are the most critical of Trump's presidency to date -- and will set a course for the remaining years of his presidency that will be very difficult to alter.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 1:53 pm
There is a certain mindset in politics, present the world over and across the political spectrum, which distrusts expertise. That mindset is presently revealing itself in Australia, where a small group of conservative-minded MPs is holding the prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, hostage over climate policy.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 12:35 pm
War Is Peace. Freedom Is Slavery. Ignorance Is Strength.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 11:32 am
Cases of measles have reached a record high in Europe this year, with more cases recorded in the first six months of 2018 than any other 12-month period this decade, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 9:56 am