Protesters get ready in case Trump fires Mueller – The Denver Post

By Chris Megerian, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Organizers have stashed bullhorns in apartments and offices near Manhattan’s Times Square. They’ve stockpiled hot chocolate mix and sleeping bags in Salt Lake City. And they’ve started arranging carpools in Houston. Across the country, activists are making plans, collecting supplies and raising …

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Ultra-runners to risk lives to save Kenyan rhinos

Kenya’s rhino rangers are stepping up their fight against wildlife poachers by hosting their first ever ultra marathon to raise vital funds in 2018. Dozens of ultra runners from around the world will descend on northern Kenya in August for the five-day 230km (143m) event, with all of the proceeds …

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Hundreds of surfing Santas take to Florida waves

​​​​​​​Hundreds of Santa Clauses took to the surf in Florida on Christmas Eve to raise money for charity. A total of 837 people wearing Father Christmas suits created a festive spectacle in Cocoa Beach, south of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Video: Hundreds of Father Christmases take to the surf …

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20 dead after Xmas mass bus crash in Philippines

Twenty pilgrims have died after their bus was involved in a head-on collision while travelling to Christmas Day mass in the Philippines. Local media are reporting a five-month-old baby, a seven-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl are among those killed. The dead are believed to be part of the same …

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Five killed in Florida plane crash on Christmas Eve

A family’s Christmas reunion has ended in tragedy after five of them were killed in a plane crash in Florida. The group died when their light aircraft came down near Bartow Airbase runway, 50 miles from Orlando. Pilot John Shannon, 70, his two adult daughters, son-in-law and a family friend …

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Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow subway

Five people have been killed and 15 injured after a bus ploughed into a Moscow underpass. Police in Russia said both passengers and passers-by were among the dead. Videos of the incident show the bus swerving off-road at speed and falling down steps leading to an underground passageway. It was …

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