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White House lowers flag for McCain again after backlash

Bush , then governor of Texas who later won the general election and became the country's 43rd president. "I can't trust Obama". Gwen and I send our deepest c...


Warnings dropped as Lane turns away from Hawaii

The island chain was spared the calamity of a direct hit from a major hurricane as the storm steadily weakened on Friday. At Hilo International Airport, rainf...


Gamer killed in Florida 'never even had a fist fight'

When the shots first rang out, witnesses said they thought it was a firecracker or balloons popping. A fan account was also forced to write a statement dista...


Air quality alerts remain in place, otherwise fair weather continues

The smoke is expected to hang in the air throughout the weekend and a health caution will remain in effect, the air district said. Visibility is reduced on ar...


Nicky Verstappen: Suspect held over Dutch boy's 1998 death

His arrest follows a public appeal on Wednesday, during which Dutch detectives shared photographs of the suspect. Nicky's mother Berthie Verstappen breaks dow...


Iran says 'no third party' will limit its support to Syria

Hatami also said Iran can help with the reconstruction of Syria. "Syria is moving out of crisis and entering the reconstruction phase", said Hatami at the ...


John McCain, Republican Senator and Vietnam Hero, Dies

A funeral will be conducted Thursday at North Phoenix Baptist Church with former Vice President Joe Biden speaking. A formal ceremony will be held in the Ca...


Chicago Fire Kills 8, Including 6 Children, During Sleepover

A fire lieutenant was also taken to the hospital for overexertion, but he was stable, officials added. Fire officials say that an early morning fire has kille...


Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe back in Iran jail after hopes dashed

The charity worker had initially been told her request for an extension had been approved, but then received a call telling her to return to prison by sunset....


China: 18 Killed as Fire Breaks Out at Hotel in Harbin

Xie Peihua/CNS via Reuters This image taken from a video footage run by China's CCTV on August 25, 2018, via AP Video, shows damaged exterior of Beilong Hot S...


Trump Nixed WH Statement Praising McCain, Opted To Post On Twitter Instead

Also included in that list were civil rights leader Rosa Parks and two Capitol police officers killed on duty. Despite the McCain-Trump rift in the GOP, the s...


Cohen's Lawyer Debunks CNN Collusion Report. CNN Appears To Hide His Statement

Federal prosecutors in NY are investigating whether the Trump Organization was involved in campaign finance violations connected to former Trump lawyer Mic...


US Preparing New Strikes on Syrian Facilities: Russia’s Defense Ministry

Russia's Defense Ministry hit back on Saturday, accusing the United States of collaborating with al-Qaeda-linked rebels who are preparing to stage an incident t...


Police Identify Madden Shooter as 24 Year Old Who Participated in Tournament

Jacksonville is about 480 kilometers north of Parkland, where a gunman killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February. According to She...


Myanmar generals had 'genocidal intent' against Rohingya, must face justice

The administration of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is facing pressure over a crackdown sparked by militant attacks last August. "Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo ...


Islamic State Leader in Afghanistan Killed in Raid

Forces-Afghanistan spokesman Lt. Col. Martin O'Donnell told Fox News. Former ISIS-K leader Abu Sayed was killed in a strike in the eastern province of Nan...


Pope Francis says will not respond to allegations of abuse cover-up

Viganò claimed that Pope Francis "continued to cover" for Archbishop McCarrick, and not only did he repeal the sanctions imposed by Benedict, but also made Ar...


John McCain, senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81

Living presidents and first ladies usually make a show of unity when a prominent political figure dies, and McCain made it clear he wants that tradition to cont...


US Senator John McCain is dead

He wrote about the advice McCain shared with him for Time . His impact on America hasn't ended. He was also a pilot in the U.S. Navy and was taken captive as a...


McCain Requested Obama And George W. Bush Deliver Eulogies At Funeral

He graduated fifth from the bottom of his class. Asked how he wanted to be remembered , McCain said simply: "That I made a major contribution to the defens...


Air France, British Airways cutting flights to Iran next month

Air France and British Airways announced Thursday that they will halt flights to Tehran next month, citing low profitability as the U.S.re-imposes sanctions on ...


Multiple dead in shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida

Officers arrived two minutes later. Sheriff Williams said federal authorities raided a house at South Baltimore as part of the investigation into the shootin...


2 killed, over 100 injured as powerful quake rattles western Iran

The head of the emergency department Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Saeb Sharidari, told state news agency IRNA that six people were in critical c...


Eric Swalwell, California rep.: Democrats shouldn't 'lead with impeachment'

Cohen said Trump "directed" him to commit campaign finance violations by paying off two women before the 2016 election, namely Stormy Daniels and former Playb...


Wildfire in Germany sets off WWII ammunition

Flames forced the evacuation of several nearby villages and sent clouds of acrid smoke toward the German capital. The blaze grew to the size of about 500 soc...


Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop resigns from Cabinet

Up until Friday's leadership spill Ms Bishop had been deputy leader of the Liberal Party for more than a decade, having taken on the position in the aftermath o...


Multiple shots heard from this Madden live stream video from Jacksonville Landing

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said officers are finding many people in hiding throughout the Landing, the event area where the mass shooting happened. Ge...


Moscow Invited Taliban to Talks to Bring 'Collective Call for Peace'

But the move may be stuck before it even begins. The United States and Afghanistan both say they will not attend Russia-hosted peace talks scheduled for next ...


Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop quits

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has handed Senator Seselja the assistant ministry for treasury and finance as he extended the olive branch to backers of Peter Dut...


Rohingya's protest for 'justice' on crackdown anniversary

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya people are still in limbo in refugee camps in Bangladesh. "It is clear what the worldwide community must now do, and what Bu...


US Navy marks return of Cold War-era fleet

Fleet Forces Command Chief stated that the US Navy has not witnessed such peer confrontations since the end of the cold war. "We're not looking for a fight", ...


North Korea Newspaper Blasts "double-dealing" US after Pompeo's Trip Cancelled

But Trump still kept the door open to a second summit with Kim, with whom the president recently said he has "great chemistry". Meanwhile, while describing th...


New US sanctions imply ban on issuing loans to Russian Federation

The chain of sanctions goes back a long way, and the move also echoes similar sanctions announced in April, which targeted 36 Russian oligarchs, government of...


After all the chaos, Australia’s new PM got a message from Trump

Shorten accused the new prime minister of trying to "airbrush history", labelling Morrison the "architect, the author, and the creator" of bad policies such as ...


President Ghani rejects resignation of top security officials

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday rejected the resignations of the intelligence chief and the interior and defence ministers, as the government faces fier...


Peru natural disaster strikes near Brazil border at 7.1 magnitude

USGS released a preliminary quake report that and mentioned that it happened in the early hours of Friday in Southeast Peru . It was reportedly too deep to cau...


Malaysian accused of murdering wife and daughter with gas-filled yoga ball

Police then became suspicious of a deflated yoga ball found inside the auto. An autopsy determined the doctor's wife and daughter died from carbon monox...


Trump Organization financial chief Weisselberg 'given immunity'

Weisselberg, 70, began working for the Trump Organization as an accountant in the 1970s, when President Donald Trump's father Fred ran the company. After the ...


Bombshell: ‘Trump’s Illegitimate Child’ Revealed in Former Doorman’s ‘Catch and Kill’ Contract

Moreover, initially, the contract stated that "AMI will not owe Source any compensation if AMI does not publish the Exclusive". While it does not go into much...


Julie Bishop: 'We have lost Australia’s finest Foreign Minister'

Matthias Cormann will remain as Finance Minister, as well as leader of government in the Senate while Christopher Pyne will continue in defence but a new role...


Shapiro At 'Newsweek': Should We Politicize The Mollie Tibbets Death?

Yet, Trump did not stop at Tibbetts' tragedy to make his point. Cristhian Rivera , 24, whom immigration officials said was living in the USA illegally fo...


Hawaii ‘dodged a bullet’ as Hurricane Lane weakens to tropical storm

Lane's maximum sustained winds dropped to 50 miles per hour (85 km per hour), but lingering moisture from the storm "will produce excessive rainfall this weeken...


Trump escalates feud with Sessions

Trump blames the decision for paving the way for Mueller's appointment. Jeff Sessions , he said in an interview Thursday night, "made a bad mistake, besides ...


Peter Dutton's office attacked after two failed leadership bids

Mr Wyatt, who backed Mr Morrison in the leadership ballot, said Mr Morrison's win was a "good outcome". He eventually clinched the seat, and in September 2008...


GOP fundraiser tied to land where Iowa murder suspect lived

Gov. Dan Patrick blamed Democrats and the news media on Thursday for the murder of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts while arguing that lax immigration pol...


Cancun Travel Warning 2018: What U.S. Travelers Should Know

The latest update is related to the area of Ciudad Juarez, just south of El Paso, Texas. People who plan on going to resorts in certain parts of Mexico shou...


Allen Weisselberg: Trump Organization CFO granted immunity in Cohen case

It is unclear whether investigators in NY have sought to get information from Weisselberg beyond his knowledge of Cohen's reimbursements. The financial chief ...


Trump congratulates new Australian leader: ‘No greater’ friend than Australia

It followed days of speculation and confusion over whether now former leader Malcolm Turnbull could maintain his grip on the premiership in the face of a cons...


26 children killed by coalition strikes in Yemen

The coalition, which has been fighting the Iran-backed Houthi militias since March 2015, accused the Houthis and the Iranian revolutionary guards of continuing ...


U.S. Cuts More Than $200 Million in Aid to Palestinians

Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December, and the U.S. moved its embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv in May. Research Associate in The Arab...