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Australian police announced on Tuesday morning they arrested three individuals who were planning to attack the public in Melbourne, just after weeks ago when a man drove a car into a crowd before fatally stabbing one man in Australia's second-largest city, according to Reuters. Australian federal and state police, the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation, and other agencies which form part of the Joint Counter Terrorism Team carried out the arrests of the suspects, aged 21, 26, and 30,

Canadian diplomats said they feel their foreign ministry was preserving relations with Cuba by refusing to publicly speak out after they experienced several mysterious health symptoms along with diplomats from the United States who were stationed in Havana, according to The Guardian. Canada said it was removing the families of all staff from Havana after dozens of Canadian and U.S. diplomats complained of symptoms ranging from memory issues, dizziness, headaches, and nausea. The Globe and Mail

An act of inclusiveness by the University of Minnesota has become one of the most controversial topics on campus. The University's proposed gender expression policy would allow students to select their personal pronouns for use on campus. Though the University is correct in allowing students to identify their gender, it's only one of many steps that need to be taken to create a safe and welcoming campus.

When we seek our happiness anywhere but God, we will find, in the end, anything but happiness.

A doctor, a pharmaceutical assistant, and a Chicago police officer were dead after a shooting at Chicago's Mercy Hospital, according to local reports on Monday night. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie T. Johnson said the gunman, who was in a relationship with the doctor, also died, but it was unclear if he died from police gunfire or a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The deceased officer was identified as Samuel Jiminez, a father of three, who had joined the CPD in

I have lived in a lot of places. In the past year and a half, I’ve spent no more than four consecutive months in one location, and as a result, there’s a small set of cities to which I feel personally connected. I lived in Los Angeles for three months and then spent a semester in Minneapolis. I studied abroad in southern France for a semester and then moved to New York City for the summer. Visits to my hometown have been sprinkled…

SALEM, OR—Saying their respective justifications were “good to go” whenever necessary, local couple Mark Wondrich, 25, and Cara Marshall, 27, reported Friday that they each have a comprehensive list of reasons why they should break up with the other on standby. “Things are actually going pretty well with Cara right now, but just in case it starts to go bad, I’ve got a dozen or so reasons why it’s best to call it quits on our relationship that I can pull out at…

U.S. officials and internal government emails revealed the White House was preparing to add Venezuela to the United States list of state sponsors of terrorism on Monday, according to The Washington Post. The move would be a remarkable escalation after President Donald Trump criticized Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro since the list is typically used for governments accused of providing "support for acts of international terrorism." The current list only includes Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and

This is either America's most intriguing or most disgusting burger and we're really not sure which. There's a burger spot in Anaheim, California called Ground House. And they just rolled out a new

The Public Utilities Commission unanimously rejected a motion by opponents to reconsider its previous decision to grant a certificate of need for the project. And the commissioners agreed that Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge has met several conditions that they imposed when they approved the plan in June...

When Eric Idle of Monty Python and Spamalot fame Tweeted asking for help in adapting his "little padded case" for his Danny Ferrington travel guitar, Adam Sa...

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All of us experience harassing thoughts. Where do these thoughts come from? And how do we respond?

A Spanish voice actor upset about losing a role may have leaked a new Netherrealm Studios game.

This issue is all about tools. You'll find tiny hammers, three-headed shovels, trowels with teeth, handmade paintbrushes, and more. Plus, we talk self-care w...

Barr has missing the past three games because of a lingering hamstring injury.

CINCINNATI—Describing it as a major time-saver over traditional napkins, Procter & Gamble announced Thursday the release of its new Bounty pre-sauced napkins, which have been expressly designed to be removed from the package and immediately thrown into the trash. “With this new innovation, we’ve cut out all the extra steps between procuring a napkin and then crumpling it up and discarding it,” said the company’s director…

On Friday night, the University of Minnesota Opera Theatre gave a color-infused, modern performance of Benjamin Britten’s “Albert Herring."