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Dominic Adesanya, White House Fence Jumper, Anti-Obama and Rothschild (+Instagram Photos)


Dominic Adesanya has been identified as the man who jumped the White House fence on Wednesday night. Adesanya, 23, was unarmed when he was arrested...

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National Grid US, NSTAR: Power Outages in Massachusetts

National Grid US says that 29,000 customers have lost power due to high winds and rain in eastern Massachusetts on Wednesday. A Nor’easter storm is currently over much of the northeastern US and Canada. The power company gave the update …... Read More

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    Top 20 US Cities for Tech Startup Funding

    When you think of tech startups, you probably think Northern California. Companies there receive the largest share of funding from venture capitalists, but there are... Read more

  • (L-R) Journalists Ben Bradlee, Bob Woodward, and Carl Bernstein on stage at the 2007 Society of Professional Journalists conference in Washington, D.C., reminiscing about their time covering Watergate. (Genevieve Belmaker/Epoch Times)

    Ben Bradlee: A Legend in Journalism

    It is an exceedingly rare occasion when one can use the word “legendary” to refer to a person and not be overstating the case. However,... Read more

  • According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a German U-boat that was used in battle during World War II has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina. (AOL Screenshot)

    German WWII U-Boat Found Near North Carolina Coast (Video)

    According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a German U-boat that was used in battle during World War II has been discovered off the... Read more

  • Police surround Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014.  A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was rushed away from Parliament Hill to an undisclosed location, according to officials. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Justin Tang)

    Michael Zehaf-Bibeau ID’d as Canadian Shooting Suspect in Ottawa; Also Known as Michael Joseph Hall

    Michael Zehaf-Bibeau has been identified as the suspect in the shooting at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada on Wednesday. Zehaf-Bibeau shot a soldier at the National... Read more

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    Ben Taub Hospital Shooting: One Dead at Houston Hospital After Shots Fired

    One person is dead after a shooting at Ben Taub Hospital in Houston, according to reporters. The person was shot at the hospital in Texas Medical Center... Read more

  • Shoppers walk with bags as they take advantage of Black Friday deals at Somerset Collection shopping mall on November 29, 2013 in Troy, Michigan. Black Friday is one of the busiest shopping days of the year, where retailers offer discounted merchandise. (Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

    Black Friday 2014: Thanksgiving Hours May Signal the End of Black Friday

    Black Friday is coming up soon but may not be around too much longer due to the introduction and extension of Thanksgiving sales. A number... Read more

  • President Barack Obama delivers doughnuts and pastries to Democratic campaign volunteers in Chicago on Monday. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    Immigration Reform 2014: White House Says Plans Aren’t Finalized

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Wednesday cautioned against making assumptions about President Barack Obama’s changes to immigration rules based on a new federal contract proposal... Read more

  • Secret Service Director Julia Pierson (C) is joined by (L-R) Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), Ralph Basham, a former Secret Service director, and Todd M. Keil, senior advisor with a private security firm, at the start of a hearing to examine lapses in security around the president and the White House, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 30, 2014. Pierson, a 30 year veteran of the Secret Service, resigned Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, after calls for new leadership in the agency. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    Inspector: ‘Serious Lapse’ at Secret Service

    WASHINGTON—A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the... Read more

  • The Frontier Airlines plane that Amber Vinson flew from Cleveland to Dallas on Monday, flies out of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

    Ebola in Ohio: 164 People Being Monitored for Virus

    CLEVELAND—State officials say there are now 164 people in Ohio being monitored for Ebola because they had contact or potential contact with the Texas nurse who visited the Akron... Read more

  • FILE - This April 22, 2014, file photo shows an employment application form on a table during a job fair at Columbia-Greene Community College in Hudson, N.Y. The Labor Department releases its weekly report on applications for unemployment benefits on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

    Unemployment Benefits 2014: Rates Fall in 60% of US States in September

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 31 U.S. states in September, including in many where incumbent governors and senators face tough re-election campaigns. The report is... Read more

  • Passengers arrive at the Los Angeles International Airport as the US announced increased passenger screenings against the Ebola Virus on Oct. 9, 2014. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

    US to Track Everyone Coming From Ebola Nations

    WASHINGTON—Stepping up their vigilance against Ebola, federal authorities said Wednesday that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for... Read more

  • FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2007 file photo, an Iraqi traffic policeman inspects a car destroyed by a Blackwater security detail in al-Nisoor Square in Baghdad, Iraq. A federal jury reached a verdict Wednesday in the case of four former Blackwater security guards on trial in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqi citizens in the heart of Baghdad. The verdicts were to be read during a late-morning court session. The shootings triggered an international uproar over the role of defense contractors in urban warfare. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File)

    Jury in Blackwater Guards Trial Finishes Deliberation

    WASHINGTON—A federal jury reached a verdict Wednesday in the case of four former Blackwater security guards on trial in the shootings of more than 30... Read more

  • FILE - In this June 11, 2012 file photo, Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post, listens during an event sponsored by The Washington Post to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Watergate, at the Watergate office building in Washington. Bradlee died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, according to the Washington Post. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

    Former Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies

    WASHINGTON—In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place. The raspy-voiced, hard-charging editor who invigorated The Washington... Read more

  • Colorado Teens Try to Join Islamic State Militants

    DENVER—Three teenage girls from suburban Denver flew to Europe in a possible bid to join Islamic State militants in Syria, and now authorities are looking... Read more

  • Jeffrey Fowle is greeted by family members on his arrival at Wright-Patterson Airforce Base, Wednesday morning, Oct. 22, 2014, in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/David Kohl)

    North Korean Detainee Reunites With Family in Ohio

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio— An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home. A plane carrying Jeffrey... Read more

  • The government is warning the owners of 7.8 million cars kept in humid environments, like this 2004 Honda Civic from Florida, that the airbag might shoot metal fragments upon deploying. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Government Air Bag Warning Now Covers 7.8 Million Vehicles

    DETROIT—The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to... Read more