A field of poppy plants that could be used to make opium was discovered in North Carolina and had an estimated value of $500 million, a sheriff says. Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid said the only other opium poppy plant field found in the U.S. this year was in California. The acre (nearly half a hectare) of poppy plants were in rows, similar to how corn would be planted, in a field behind a home.
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are in Rome, Italy as their third stop in their first international trip as POTUS and FLOTUS.
Sen. Schumer, I don't live in your constituency, but in the larger picture, you live in mine and every other legal, taxpaying American citizen who is affected by the power you hold in your political party, your blind allegiance to it and the obstructionist posture to anything that doesn't directly benefit it. There's something sinister about seeing you bent over the lectern in the Senate Chamber, your countenance resembling what I would imagine Edgar Allen Poe's would look like reciting one of his macabre tales of doom and gloom, as if there is not one drop of happiness in your life, forecasting a dismal future for America if anything President Trump proposes passes both houses, is signed and becomes law.
Police arrested Lawrence Patrick Sullivan, a 29-year-old who looks similar to the Joker villain from "Batman."
The INSIDER Summary: Ariana Grande has only released a brief tweet since the attack during her Manchester concert on Monday night. E! News reports that she has returned to her hometown in Florida with her mother. Now, an unconfirmed fan account has claimed that Grande is contacting victims' families, offering to cover funeral costs. The world is reeling after a horrific terror attack during Ariana Grande's Manchester concert left 22 people dead. So far, the identities of 12 victims, including many children, have been confirmed. Now, according to an unconfirmed report, Grande has reached out to the families of the victims and offered to pay the funeral costs. The report came from a fan account
ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia inmate J.W. Ledford Jr. used his final moments to quote from the movie "Cool Hand Luke" and toss out an insult.
Despite its reputation, the Big Mac is not one of the unhealthiest fast-food sandwiches - not even close.