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Dec 20 2018

Flynn Associates Indicted in Plot to Push Extradition of Erdogan Foe

Ekim Alptekin , a Turkish businessman, was also charged in the indictment for allegedly plotting to discredit and cause the extradition of Turkish Muslim cleric Fethulla...

Dec 20 2018

Trump sensitive to criticism about so-far failed border wall promise

Schumer spoke on the floor shortly thereafter, saying: "I'm glad the leader thinks the government should not shut down over the President's demands for a wall , and De...

Dec 20 2018

Trump lashes out over foundation shutdown

The lawsuit , brought against the Trump Foundation in June by the attorney general's office in ny, will continue to seek millions of dollars in restitution even as the...

Dec 19 2018

'Devastating Tragedy' for Chicago Police

Marmolejo had been on the force 2 1/2 years and Gary 18 months, Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said. The incident occurred near 103rd Street about 7 p.m....

Dec 18 2018

Obamacare Is Ruled Unconstitutional by a Federal Judge -- What Now?

O'Connor ruled that under the logic of the landmark 2012 Supreme Court ruling that upheld the law, the individual mandate, which required that most Americans obtain h...

Dec 17 2018

UK's May wins party no-confidence vote, but troubles remain

She added: "I never said it was going to be easy". But leading Brexit rebel Jacob Rees-Mogg, one of at least 48 Tory MPs who triggered the vote by writing a letter of n...

Dec 17 2018

Michael Flynn Judge Requests FBI Interview Records Before Sentencing

Flynn was forced to resign from his national security post in February 2017. But what the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's did...

Dec 16 2018

Russian spy Maria Butina pleads guilty in USA court

But when asked by US District Judge Tanya Chutkan if her mind was clear as she prepared to enter her guilty plea , she replied: "Absolutely". "Are you pleading guilt...

Dec 14 2018

Third person dies after Strasbourg Christmas market attack

Italian daily La Repubblica reports that he travelled Strasbourg on Sunday to follow the European Parliamentary session. The news agency ANSA said 28-year-old Antonio M...

Dec 14 2018

May won a confidence vote but the Brexit battle is unchanged

European leaders this week committed to helping Prime Minister May get the Brexit deal ratified in the United Kingdom parliament by offering assurances that the trigg...

Dec 13 2018

Teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

According to the charging documents , Aaron confessed that he killed Breana as she waited for too long to tell him about the pregnancy to get an abortion. The Tribune re...

Dec 13 2018

Election Results: MP, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh, Telengana & Mizoram; Who Won Where?

The Congress settled at 114 and has staked claim to form a government with the support of Samajwadi Party (SP) that got 1 seat and Mayawati's BSP that bagged 2. The TRS w...

Dec 12 2018

Marine Corps Calls Off Search for Missing Marines in Midair Collision

Two crew members on the fighter jet were rescued after the collision, but one later died. The U.S. Marines made the announcement late Monday. According to a news relea...

Dec 10 2018

Ex-FBI director Comey grilled again in US Congress

Florida Rep. Ted Deutsch said the Republican majority "wishes to only ask questions still about Hillary Clinton's emails, all to distract from the big news today, whi...

Dec 09 2018

Huawei CFO Wanted by USA for Fraud, Bail Hearing Told

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, 46, who is also the daughter of the company founder, was arrested on December 1 at the request of the United States. If extradited to the US,...

Dec 08 2018

Former FBI chief Comey arrives for GOP interview

The committee subpoenaed Comey last month to testify about investigations into the Donald Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation and Hillary Clinton's em...

Dec 05 2018

British MPs debate whether gov't breaks rule over legal advice on Brexit

This could open the door for the Commons to throw its weight behind a Norway-style soft Brexit, or even a second European Union referendum, though prominent Leave-backi...

Dec 03 2018

41st President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

Bush , twice won the presidency, only the second time in US history that a father and son both became the USA leaders. Family spokesman Jim McGrath says Bush died...

Dec 03 2018

Saudi Crown Prince meets United Nations chief, other leaders, on G20 sidelines

President Trump "exchanged pleasantries" with the crown prince , according to a senior White House official, but there was no formal meeting scheduled between the two le...

Dec 02 2018

Migrants moved away from border

The Border Patrol office in San Diego said via Twitter that pedestrian crossings have been suspended at the San Ysidro port of entry at both the East and West facilitie...