Report: Bill O'Reilly settled sexual harassment claim from Fox News contributor for $32 million – Washington Post

A new report says that Bill O’Reilly settled a sexual harassment allegation by a longtime Fox News contributor before his “O’Reilly Factor”contract was renewed. (Richard Drew/AP) Former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly secretly settled a sexual harassment allegation with a network contributor for $32 million — the largest, by far, of six such agreements that eventually toppled the outspoken commentator, ...

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A newly discovered moon tunnel could be the perfect place for a colony, scientists say – Washington Post

(K.M. Chaudhry/AP) At the close of the Apollo age, a year before the final moonwalk in 1972, a NASA researcher argued that vast tunnels lie beneath the lunar surface. There was good reason to think so. Lava from ancient volcanoes might have bored miles-long voids beneath the moon’s surface, just as volcanoes : Thousands of tiny satellites are about to ...

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Spain Will Remove Catalonia Leader, Escalating Secession Crisis – New York Times

BARCELONA — The escalating confrontation over Catalonia’s independence drive took its most serious turn on Saturday as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain announced that he would remove the leadership of the restive region and initiate a process of direct rule by the central government in Madrid. It was the first time that Spain’s government had moved to strip the ...

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For some veterans, John Kelly's remarks add to a worrying military-civilian divide – Washington Post

The deaths of four Special Forces soldiers in Niger this month have sparked wider debate about military service, the civilian-military divide in the United States and the contours of public discourse about one of the most country’s most hallowed communities: the families of troops killed in combat. When White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly defended President Trump’s call ...

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Trump plans to release JFK assassination documents despite concerns from federal agencies – Washington Post

President Trump announced Saturday morning that he planned to release the tens of thousands of never-before-seen documents left in the files related to President John F. Kennedy’s assassination held by the National Archives and Records Administration. “Subject to the receipt of further information, I will be allowing, as President, the long blocked and classified JFK FILES to be opened,” Trump ...

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9.7-million-year-old teeth discovery in Germany could re-write human history – USA TODAY

CLOSE We may have to rethink the entire history of mankind after german scientists discovered 9.7-million-year-old teeth. Buzz60 The tooth is no longer white. Instead it has an amber shine.(Photo: Deutsche Welle) The great ape teeth found in Eppelsheim last year could topple the understanding of our earliest history. Herbert Lutz, head of the excavation team, tells Deutsche Welle what ...

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Box Office: Tyler Perry's 'Boo 2!' Set to Top Sluggish Weekend Ahead of 'Geostorm' – Variety

Tyler Perry’s most recent installment in the “Madea” franchise, “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween,” is likely to dominate one of the most torpid October weekends yet with $21 million at 2,388 North American locations — nearly double the next highest projected intake from “Geostorm.” “Boo 2,” from Lionsgate, received an A- CinemaScore and should bring in about 30% less than ...

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