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Saudi Arabia to allow cinemas in 2018, first time in 35 years

In the latest sign Saudi Arabia is trying to overhaul its economy and slowly modernize, the conservative Muslim kingdom will allow public cinemas for the first time in more than 35 years.   The first multiplex

Port Authority explosion suspect: What we know about Akayed Ullah

A suspect is in custody following an explosion at one of New York City’s busiest transit hubs in Times Square during Monday morning’s rush hour, police said.   The bombing suspect wa

Pipe bomb strapped to man explodes in NYC subway, injuring 4

NEW YORK –  A crude pipe bomb strapped to a man inspired by the Islamic State group went off Monday in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square, injuring the man, slightly wounding three others and snarling

Stop the world and let me off

I usually take an optimistic approach to things. This time, however, it’s different. I am livid and want to stop the world so I can get off of it. I have heard people for the longest time say that same-sex rel

This Day in History - December 10

December 10 1778 – John Jay is elected president of the Continental Congress 1815 – English mathematician, Ada Lovelace is born 1817 – Mississippi becomes the 20th state 1830 – America

This Day in History - December 9

December 9 536 – Byzantine General Belisarius captures Rome 1212 – Frederick II is crowned King of Germany 1437 – Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor, dies 1608 – British writer and poet Joh