2020 Vision Monday: Polls show a 17-point swing toward impeaching Trump, which could drag down his reelection bid
A rapid 17-point shift means a majority of Americans may soon support impeachment, or, taking margin of error into account, might already. And that’s terrible news for Trump.
Booze run from behind bars: Inmates escape from Texas federal prison, return with whiskey
The men left the prison grounds and cut through a neighboring ranch before getting caught by authorities.
Flooded bullet trains show Japan's risks from disasters
The typhoon that ravaged Japan last week hit with unusual speed and ferocity, leaving homes buried in mud and people stranded on rooftops. Japan's technological prowess and meticulous attention to detail are sometimes no match for rising risks in a precarious era of climate change. "Weather conditions in Japan up to now have been relatively moderate," said Toshitaka Katada, a disaster expert and professor at the University of Tokyo.
Air Canada will no longer call passengers 'ladies and gentlemen,' and will use the gender-neutral term 'everybody' instead
The policy comes four months after Canada started allowing citizens mark their gender as "X," rather than male or female, on their passports.
China Built a Flying Saucer
The UFO is still on the ground—for now.