How much plastic does it take to kill a sea turtle?
How much plastic does it take to kill a sea turtle? According to new research, it doesn't take very much. A study published in the journal Nature Thursday found that sea turtles have a 50 percent higher chance of mortality once they've ingested 14 pieces of plastic.  This means that researchers would expect 50 percent…
Paul Manafort’s plea brings Robert Mueller probe closer to its end game
Washington | First came George Papadopoulos, the former Trump campaign adviser who was arrested by the FBI when he stepped off a plane at Dulles International Airport and soon agreed to help the special counsel's office as part of a plea agreement. Then there was Michael Flynn, the President's former national security adviser who admitted…
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Swedish striker scores 500th career goal in style
Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined LA Galaxy on a free transfer following the mutual termination of his contract with Manchester UnitedZlatan Ibrahimovic joined Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as the only active players with 500 or more senior club and international goals after scoring an eye-catching effort during LA Galaxy's defeat by Toronto. With LA Galaxy 3-0…
Big money flows into 10 battleground Senate races as GOP defends its majority
Pundits largely see Democrats as favorites to win back control of the House but as underdogs in winning back the Senate. To take a Senate majority, the party has to net two seats in November. While flipping the Senate appears daunting for Democrats, the party does have a path to do so. It would require…
Strawberry sabotage spreads to six brands in four states
Investigators remain stumped by a spate of strawberry sabotage that has spread to six brands across four states. It's feared copycats may be behind the latest discovery of needles and pins inside the supermarket strawberries, with consumers warned to continue to cut up any fruit not on the recall list before eating it. Authorities are…