- Entertainment HuffPost
The actor credits her former “Game of Thrones” co-star, Jason Momoa, for helping her learn how to set boundaries on set.
- Politics Associated Press
With that, the Iraq War veteran, his chest flush with ribbons and commendations, tersely reminded Republican lawmakers questioning his judgment and loyalty just whom they were trying to discredit as the impeachment drive against President Donald Trump veered into the personal. Vindman, a Soviet Jewish immigrant, felt it necessary to state his allegiance as he batted away Republican questions about the offers he got to work for Ukraine’s government. When the senior Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Devin Nunes, looked down from the dais Tuesday and addressed the witness as “Mr. Vindman,” the pushback was unmistakable.
- Celebrity HuffPost
The host gave Kate Austin and Sarah Sulsenti a chance to share their special moment with chosen family.
- World Reuters
For three days last week, anti-government protesters camped out at Hong Kong's sprawling Polytechnic University prepared for what they feared might be a bloody, even deadly, battle with police. In the university's heart, littered with smashed glass and covered in revolutionary graffiti spray-painted on the walls, the black-clad demonstrators in gas masks sawed metal poles into batons and practiced firing rocks from a makeshift catapult. Nearby, others ferried around crates of petrol bombs and wrapped arrows in cloth to set aflame.
- U.S. Associated Press
A lawsuit filed Monday details a desperate scramble for safety as water rushed in when a container ship collided with a U.S. Navy destroyer off Japan’s coast two years ago, killing seven sailors. The lawsuit filed against Tokyo-based NYK Line by survivors of the collision and relatives of those killed lays out how sailors saw water rushing at them as they scrambled for the exits and, in some cases, had to swim for their lives. Seven U.S. sailors were killed in the collision June 17, 2017, as the two ships were trying to merge into heavy traffic.
- U.S. Yahoo News UK
The heavily pregnant mother and her daughters, aged six and eight, were last seen outside a Travelodge hotel in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, in September.
China has clearly become the preferred partner to help develop Iran’s Namavaran field which could contain up to 53 billion barrels of crude oil