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Feb 13 2019

Hundreds of thousands in Iran mark 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

In a speech at Tehran's Azadi (Freedom) square, Rouhani said USA efforts to separate Iran from other countries would fail. Washington alleges Iran's launches defy a...

Feb 12 2019

Fugitive Bahraini footballer to walk free after Bahrain drops extradition request

Bahrain's Foreign Ministry said in a statement after his release that the "guilty verdict against Mr.al-Araibi remains in place and Mr.al-Araibi holds the right to appeal...

Feb 12 2019

Why Governor Northam said ‘indentured servants’ in ‘CBS This Morning’ interview

Virginia's embattled Democratic governor vowed in an interview on Monday not to resign over revelations that he wore blackface at a 1980s party, as a web of scandals e...

Feb 11 2019

U.S. shutdown deadline looms as border wall negotiations hit snag in Congress

Negotiations to stop another government shutdown have stalled, as lawmakers remain at an impasse over border security. The outstanding issues - the level of funding for...

Feb 11 2019

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana abortion clinic law

Abortion rights groups contended that such laws have no health benefits and are designed only to make it harder for many women to obtain abortions. Get the facts, di...

Feb 10 2019

US refiner Citgo emerges as key to Venezuela's power battle | AP business

According to the Guardian , Guaido told students in Caracas: 'They are already defeated, ' as he urged for more protests, following colossal demonstrations last weeke...

Feb 09 2019

Australia and US seize largest ever meth shipment

The Echo Task Force then continued to investigate the drug possession, and following this, police began to investigate the possible involvement of Australian gangs, which...

Feb 07 2019

Texas man dies after exploding vape pen severs carotid artery: coroner

Alice Brown , the victim's grandmother and guardian, said her grandson left their home on January 27 to visit Smoke and Vape DZ, a local vaping supply store. Brown's gran...

Feb 05 2019

"David’s sling is in our hands" — Maduro warns Trump

Juan Guaido, President of the National Assembly, as President ad interim of Venezuela", the proposed joint statement said, calling for "free, fair and democratic presiden...

Feb 04 2019

Trump suggests he could declare emergency

US President Donald Trump listens in a meeting to "discuss fighting human trafficking on the southern border" in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington , ...

Feb 03 2019

Second Trump-Kim summit planned for Vietnam, source says

Biegun also said, "I am absolutely convinced, and more importantly, the president of the United States is convinced, that it's time to move past 70 years of war and hos...

Feb 03 2019

Venezuela air force general defects from Maduro government

He told officials: "Do not cross the red line". The 35-year-old leader argued that Russian Federation and China's interests would be best served by switching the side t...

Feb 03 2019

Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil Doesn't See His Shadow, Signaling Early Spring

Phil was not the only groundhog who predicted spring would come early. Since 1988, the national average temperature in the U.S. Punxsutawney Phil is quite the celebri...

Feb 02 2019

Trump makes it official: U.S. is leaving key nuclear treaty

President Donald Trump issued a statement saying Russian Federation had violated the INF Treaty with "impunity, covertly developing and fielding a prohibited missile ...

Feb 01 2019

Woman trapped in elevator rescued after 3 days

Housekeeper Marites Fortaliza spent the weekend in the elevator at the Manhattan townhouse owned by U.S. investment banker Warren Stephens . A housekeeper who was tr...

Feb 01 2019

USA intelligence chief claims Russia, China will meddle in 2020 elections

USA president Donald Trump defended his policies on Syria , Iran , Afghanistan and North Korea in a string of tweets and went after his own intelligence community...

Jan 30 2019

Trump ally Stone pleads not guilty to Russian Federation probe charges

He added that he didn't know which of Trump's senior campaign official were directed to talk to Stone to find out about further releases by WikiLeaks and said he only...

Jan 29 2019

Social Media Reacts To 'Progresses' In US-Taliban Talks

The draft deal was agreed after six days of talks in Qatar last week. Despite the progress on a pact, violence is widely expected to continue, with the Taliban moun...

Jan 28 2019

In Donald Trump ally Stone’s case, Mueller finds crime in cover-up

More than 30 people have pleaded guilty, been indicted or otherwise swept up in the Russian Federation inquiry, which has clouded Trump's two-year-old presidency. In ...

Jan 28 2019

Mild Sunday before Monday morning snow

This may help mitigate some of the snow accumulations initially before the cold breaks through. A storm system responsible for yesterday's slick conditions is pulling a m...