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Pakistan to ground 150 pilots for cheating to get licenses Pakistan to ground 150 pilots for cheating to get licenses 06/25/2020 04:25am • ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s state-run airline said Thursday it will ground 150 pilots, accusing them of obtaining licenses by having others take exams for them after a probe into last month’s crash that killed 97 people in Karachi. Abdullah Hafeez, a spokesman for Pakistan International Airli Twitter bans pro-Trump meme maker for copyright violations Twitter bans pro-Trump meme maker for copyright violations 06/24/2020 12:31pm • A conservative social media user whose far-right memes have been praised and reposted by President Donald Trump has been kicked off Twitter for repeated copyright violations. Logan Cook, a Kansas man who posts under the name Carpe Donktum, was permanently banned from the platform Tuesday night, days China blames India for border clash, urges stability China blames India for border clash, urges stability 06/24/2020 05:58am • BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday again accused India of provoking a border clash earlier this month that left at least 20 soldiers dead, but urged New Delhi to “meet China halfway” in restoring peace and stability along their disputed frontier high in the Himalayas. Foreign Ministry spokesma Family says sister of prominent Egyptian activist arrested Family says sister of prominent Egyptian activist arrested 06/23/2020 03:14pm • CAIRO (AP) — The family of a prominent Egyptian pro-democracy activist arrested amid a clampdown following anti-government protests last year, said his youngest sister was detained Tuesday. Sanaa Seif, the youngest sister of activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah, was taken into custody outside the public pro Florida tax collector charged with maligning opponent 06/23/2020 02:39pm • ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida tax collector created fake social media accounts that falsely suggested a political opponent favored white supremacy and had engaged in sexual misconduct with a student at a school where he teaches, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Seminole County Tax Collector Joel Maryland ICU workers urge caution as states begin to reopen Maryland ICU workers urge caution as states begin to reopen 06/22/2020 08:43am • FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (AP) — Respiratory therapist Kevin Cole and his colleagues at a Maryland intensive care center have watched COVID-19 patients die and consoled their families. They’ve celebrated as some patients recovered enough to leave. But as soon as beds become available, they begin to f Asia Today: 4th-worst-hit India sees rural virus cases soar Asia Today: 4th-worst-hit India sees rural virus cases soar 06/22/2020 05:05am • NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s coronavirus caseload has risen to 425,282 as infections soar in rural areas to which migrant workers fleeing major cities have returned in recent weeks. India’s health ministry on Monday reported 14,821 new cases and about 300 new deaths, bring the toll of fatalities u Spotting fake home appraisal pictures Spotting fake home appraisal pictures 06/22/2020 05:01am • [caption id="attachment_21171684" align="aligncenter" width="1560"] Some unscrupulous home sellers may be tempted to substitute online photos that are not actually their kitchen, living room or bath in order to boost appraisal value, but it is pretty hard to fake it. (Getty/Stockphoto/Andrey Popov)[ Virus outbreak could spin 'out of control' in South Sudan Virus outbreak could spin 'out of control' in South Sudan 06/21/2020 11:26pm • JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — It began with a dry cough, weakness and back pain. For Reagan Taban Augustino, part of South Sudan’s small corps of health workers trained in treating COVID-19 patients, there was little doubt what he had. Days later, hardly able to breathe, the 33-year-old doctor discov Did TikTok teens, K-Pop fans punk Trump's comeback rally? Did TikTok teens, K-Pop fans punk Trump's comeback rally? 06/21/2020 01:26pm • OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Did teens, TikTok users and fans of Korean pop music troll the president of the United States? For more than a week before Donald Trump’s first campaign rally in three months on Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, these tech-savvy groups opposing the president mobilized to reser George Soros conspiracy theories surge as protests sweep US George Soros conspiracy theories surge as protests sweep US 06/21/2020 12:12pm • They say he hires protesters and rents buses to transport them. Some say he has people stash piles of bricks to be hurled into glass storefronts or at police. George Soros, the billionaire investor and philanthropist who has long been a target of conspiracy theories, is now being falsely accused of UK police: Park stabbing that killed 3 was a terror attack UK police: Park stabbing that killed 3 was a terror attack 06/21/2020 08:33am • READING, England (AP) — A stabbing rampage that killed three people as they sat in a British park on a summer evening is being considered a terrorist attack, police said Sunday. A 25-year-old man who is believed to be the lone attacker was in custody, but officials said the motive for the carnage Trump's campaign was trolled by TikTok users in Tulsa Trump's campaign was trolled by TikTok users in Tulsa 06/21/2020 05:06am • President Donald Trump didn't fill his rally arena to the more than 19,000-person capacity Saturday night, despite bragging about 1 million RSVP's to his Tulsa, Oklahoma, return to the campaign trail.Many of those who asked for tickets may have been trolling the President -- in a stunt organized mai NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 06/19/2020 11:33am • A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ____ CLAIM: NASCAR, which recently banned the Confederate flag at its Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video 06/19/2020 11:13am • Twitter has slapped another label on a tweet by President Donald Trump, this time warning that a video he shared was doctored and escalating the social media company's crackdown on one of its most widely followed users. After Trump tweeted the video late Thursday, Twitter took the rare step of addin
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