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Jan 14 2019

Israel Carried Out Attacks Against Iranian Targets in Syria, PM Netanyahu Claims

Conricus said there were no more tunnels reaching Israel from Lebanon but the army was still monitoring "facilities" being dug by Hezbollah inside Lebanese territory. The...

Jan 14 2019

SNP's Ian Blackford urges MPs to block Brexit deal

British lawmakers, who look set to reject Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal next week, are risking paralysis and Britain potentially not leaving the EU, Britai...

Jan 13 2019

Sanders apologises after new harassment allegation surfaces

Our standards, our procedures, our safeguards were clearly inadequate, ' he added. Politico reported Thursday morning that Sanders' national field director, Robert ...

Jan 13 2019

Manafort shared Trump polling information with Ukrainian affiliate throughout 2016 marketing campaign

Manafort's mind during the period at issue and it is not surprising at all that Manafort was unable to recall specific details prior to having his recollection refreshed"...

Jan 12 2019

Jayme Closs kidnapping suspect Jake Thomas Patterson concealed his identity, police say

Jayme spent Thursday night in an area hospital for observation, according to the sheriff in Douglas County, where the girl was found. Jayme Closs escaped from the hom...

Jan 12 2019

Trump may use Puerto Rico, California disaster funds to build border wall

The wall was the central promise of Trump's winning campaign in 2016. "I'm not going to do it so fast", Trump said, adding that Democrats should come back to town and n...

Jan 10 2019

Rosenstein, a frequent Trump target, will leave Justice Dept

Rosenstein had been overseeing the day-to-day operations of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and contacts with ...

Jan 07 2019

US House Democrats vote to end shutdown

Donald Trump has used a surprise appearance at a White House news briefing to say he has "never had so much support" for his plan to build a wall on the Mexico border. P...

Jan 07 2019

State Dept. issues travel warning for Americans going to China

The travel advisory follows the detention last month of two Canadians in China, which has accused them of harming China's security. Those comments don't offer any new...

Jan 04 2019

Trump, Congress leaders set to huddle on border wall, government shutdown

One dollar, yeah, one dollar". White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said on Fox that Pelosi will be "more able to negotiate" once she is elected speaker, as expected Thur...

Jan 04 2019

New Pentagon chief Shanahan sees China as top priority

A Vietnam veteran, Webb briefly registered on the 2016 campaign's media radar when asked who he was most proud to have as an enemy, answering " I would have to say the en...

Jan 03 2019

What 'denuclearization' means to North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Washington is pushing to maintain the measures against the North Korea until its "final, fully verified denuclearization". After months of bitter acrimony and public ...

Jan 03 2019

Border Agents Fire Tear Gas Across Mexico Border

The agency said agents saw "toddler-sized children" being passed over concertina wire with difficulty. U.S. Border Protection officers point their weapons at migrants a...

Jan 02 2019

Kim Jong-un warns of change in direction on denuclearisation

But with Kim highlighting the need to turn further attention to economic prosperity in his speech, North Korea is also likely to continue to bring up such economic projec...

Jan 01 2019

Elizabeth Warren Launches Exploratory Bid For President In 2020

Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) on Monday sent an email to supporters and shared avideoon social media announcing that she is forming an exploratory committee to ...

Dec 31 2018

At least 15 killed as Bangladesh election turns violent

If Rahul Gandhi can walk up to Narendra Modi in Parliament and embrace him after bitterly attacking his government, why can't Bangladesh have a similar culture? The Ele...

Dec 31 2018

Trump says build US-Mexico wall or he'll seal border 'entirely'

That's John Kelly in an LA Times exit interview about immigration policy, Afghanistan , the legality of President Trump's orders-and whether Kelly was allowed ...

Dec 29 2018

Tourist Bus Blast Near Pyramids in Cairo Leaves Casualties - Egyptian Ministry

Fourteen tourists were reported on bus, all of them were Vietnamese. There were no immediate reports of any group saying it was behind the attack, but Islamist militant...

Dec 28 2018

US Troop Withdrawal A Step In The Right Direction: Russia

Prior to Trump's announced Syria pullout, the promised large-scale assault and ongoing future operations would have eventually brought American troops and advisers under ...

Dec 27 2018

Magnitude 4.8 quake hits near Sicily's Mount Etna

Mount Etna, one of the world's most active volcanos, has been erupting since Monday and sending volcanic ash and heavy smoke in the air. Television reports showed...