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GOP Rep. Royce to Retire, Leaving the OC Ripe for Democrats

Royce has been in the House since 1993, and his retirement is part of growing trend of powerful Republicans who are heading for the exits. On the Senate side,...


Washington state deputy shot and killed confronting burglars at home

Deputies searched the area with a K-9 officer closed 176th Street East to 200th Street East, and 38th Avenue East to Canyon Road East. The Sheriff's Departmen...


Kansas lawmaker apologizes for remarks about black people

Alford's peers in the Legislature were appalled by the raw stereotyping by a member of the Legislature. Anslinger also infamously said that marijuana makes wh...


First gay weddings take place in Australia

Immediately couples around the country began their wedding vows with Australia the 25th country globally to recognise the unions. "It's a very surreal feeling...


Coachella Bans Marijuana, Despite the Drug Now Being Legal in California

The California music festival has officially outlawed the use of marijuana on its grounds, despite its host state of California's recent legalization of the dru...


Fire tears through University of Bristol building undergoing £33 million refurbishment

Smoke is tonight billowing across the city as flames roar from behind the Wills Memorial Building . Students across the university are tweeting the incident....


Charges Against Bundys in Ranch Standoff Case Are Dismissed

Judge Gloria Navarro had declared a mistrial last month and severely criticized prosecutors for what she called "willful" violations of due process rights of de...


Roberts: Trump Listening to Senate NAFTA Concerns

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue served as a warm-up act for his boss this afternoon, offering a prelude to President Donald Trump's speech to the American Farm Bu...


DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly

The session will begin with a customary address by Governor Banwarilal Purohit . Congress members and the lone Indian Union Muslim League legislator also follo...


White House calling Trump's TV, tweeting breaks "Executive Time"

In response to the Axios story, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump's morning includes a mix of Oval Office time and time in h...


Trump claims credit for renewed talks between North and South Korea

Critics called Kim's mixed message a gambit to drive a wedge between Seoul and Washington, weaken USA -led worldwide pressure and buy time for North Korea to id...


Milan court frees Agusta accused, says 'no graft'

In October 2017, the ED said it will file an extradition request to Italy for Carlo Gerosa , an Italian national who was accused under the Prevention of Money ...


Manhunt for Michigan Couple After 4-Year-Old Daughter Found Dead

Police found Gabby unresponsive on January 1 at around 10:45 a.m., inside her family home in Sumpter Township. Just two days later, the Washtenaw County Medical...


Trump Announces Trip To Visit Border Wall Prototypes In San Diego

The DACA program - which allows undocumented immigrants brought to the country as minors to continue to attend school and legally work in the USA - will expire...


Donald Trump starts his official work day at 11am, leaked documents reveal

After seeing a copy of the president's daily schedule, the website reports that Trump normally doesn't start his day until 11am because he's too busy watchi...


Rafael Nadal to play at Kooyong ahead of Australian Open

The news of former men's world number one Andy Murray and women's all-time leading Grand Slam victor Serena Willams' withdrawals from the Australian Open over ...


Sen. Lindsey Graham: Trump Won't Fire Mueller

Mueller". In a July interview with the New York Times , Trump said: "Well, Sessions should have never recused himself, and if he was going to recuse himself,...


Sudan protests spread as bread prices double, opposition leader detained

Several neighbourhoods in the Sudanese capital including Al-Sahafa, Al-Kalakla, Al-Giraif and Burri on Friday witnessed limited demonstrations where the protest...


Santa Barbara County Residents Ordered to Evacuate as Rainstorm Approaches

The National Weather Service office in Sacramento says light precipitation will arrive Sunday evening in northern California, with heavier rain arriving Monda...


8 children among 21 killed in Syria Idlib strikes: Monitor

Airstrikes by the regime and violence by rebels there are in violation of a truce put forward by Russian Federation and agreed to by Assad. Syria has been e...


Iranian tanker ablaze off China amid fears of oil spill

All 21 crew members on the bulk freighter - all Chinese nationals - have been rescued, according to the ministry. The company that bought the condensate is So...


No Pants Subway riders fearless record-breaking cold in Philly

This year's ride began at Finch Station and ended at Osgoode Station, where participants took part in the Pantsless Parade to a '90s themed dance party at The O...


Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrested

The Iran government reportedly arrested its former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in south-central Iran's Shiraz for inciting the December 28 anti-...


What The New Tax Law Means For California

NY state residents, however, would still face a $10,000 cap on deductions of local and property taxes. The proposals are bold, though not yet fleshed out. House...


NYC reports fewest number of traffic fatalities since 1910

The newest numbers boost the case that Vision Zero is working in those cities, because, nationally, the number of traffic deaths has risen more than 13 percent ...


US VP to kick off postponed Middle East trip amid tensions

Pence's visit came amid escalating tensions in the region since Trump's controversial Jerusalem decision, which has led to deadly uproar and protest. The visi...


Ex-Trump Manager Lewandowski to Meet With House's Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, and Sen. In their letter, the two called on the Justice Department to investigate Christopher...


Palestine reinstates ambassador to Pakistan: Tahir Ashrafi

Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC) chairman Maulana Tahir Ashrafi told Geo News that he had asked for the Walid Abu Ali to be reinstated and that the ambassador ...


'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Trailer Coming Soon, Says Director Ron Howard

Now these are rumours and there may not be a shred of truth in them, but it's odd nonetheless. "It didn't really [change]", Donald Glover , who plays the you...


Norwegian Cruise Line Taking Heat After Sailing Through Bomb Cyclone

In the clip, the vessel - carrying up to 4,000 passengers - is battered by 30ft waves as it sails into the winter "bomb cyclone" wreaking havoc in the United St...


Supreme Court gives death row inmate new appeal after juror's racist beliefs

In that discussion, Gattie explained that "there are two types of black people: 1. N--", reads the opinion, quoting the affidavit, which continued by noting tha...


ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice

Michelle Alexander's acclaimed 2010 book " The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness " is banned in two New Jersey prisons, the New Jer...


Mitt Romney treated for prostate cancer

Romney, 70, has been back in the headlines recently amid speculation that he may run for Senate in Utah replacing Sen. The former MA governor and presidential...


Cabinet reshuffle: Theresa May's show of strength - or limitations?

Mr Lewis's deputy is likely to be James Cleverly , who became an MP in 2015 and is seen as a rising star within the party. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has b...


International Olympic Committee extends North Korea's Winter Olympics deadline

South Korea's left-leaning President Moon Jae In has devoted his political career on seeking dialogue with Pyongyang. Ri has led North Korea's delegation in c...


Weather disasters cost United States record $306 billion in 2017 -NOAA

In a year marked by deadly hurricanes, catastrophic floods, devastating wildfires and drought, the United States spent a record $308 billion cleaning up. Offici...


Emmanuel Macron starts China visit in Silk Road gateway city of Xian

The Belt and Road project, unveiled in 2013, is aimed at connecting China by land and sea to Southeast Asia, Pakistan, Central Asia, and beyond to the Middle ...


CAT 2017: Two female candidates, three non-engineers among top 20 scorers

Last year, all 20 candidates scoring 100 percentile were engineers and males. Common Admission Test ( CAT 2017 ) entrance exam results, now the most awaited r...


China agrees to stop road construction

An nearly 600-metre-long and 12-feet wide track was built on the Indian territory when the Chinese party was stopped. India and China averted a Doklam-like ...


24000 attempts to access online porn in British parl

The data also shows there was spike in the number of attempts to access such sites last September when there were 9,467 requests from both the Houses of Lords a...


Egypt announces presidential election date

Shafiq, who fled Egypt after narrowly losing to the ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in the 2012 elections, announced in the United Arab Emirates in Nove...


VP Pence to travel to Middle East next week following postponement

However, he told the hosts not to toughly condemn the move and persuade the viewers to accept the decision because a strife with Israel is not "in Egypt's natio...


AMU research scholar joins Hijbul

Police sources here said that the cops were also trying to ascertain if Mannan was in touch with some others since his disappearance. " I never expected that ...


Tina Smith makes first public appearance in Minnesota since taking office

Minnesota's Democratic party chair Ken Martin said Smith is rightly focused on getting settled in the Senate, but her years of experience running campaigns - no...


Why President Trump won't ever get kicked off Twitter

A year ago in September, Twitter defended its decision to keep US President Donald Trump's tweets against North Korea where he stated that the country "won'...


California Billionaire Says He's Not Running For Office; Pledges $30M To Dems

The former San Francisco hedge fund chief will target two dozen Republican-controlled House districts, as well as several swing seats now held by Democrats, he ...


Trump legal team seeking to avoid formal interview with Mueller

The attorneys have proposed having the president provide written responses to questions rather than sit through a question-and-answer session, NBC News reporte...


Roy Moore accuser's home burns in fire

Johnson believes she was targeted because she publicly accused the failed GOP Senate candidate of groping her in 1991. They have nothing available. EMoore acc...


No threat at Millville High School, police say

Officials said the threat is considered to be a hoax, according to CBS 19 . Virginia authorities have a person of interest in custody, the post said. The thr...


Iran says it might reconsider cooperation with United Nations nuclear watchdog

Protests that shook Iran were not just aimed at the economy, President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday, remarks suggesting the real targets were powerful conser...