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Hundreds to travel to London for People's Vote anti-Brexit march

Thousands of placards have been made in recent weeks by campaigners who feel their democratic voice needs to be heard at the conclusion. Emma Stevens and Emil...


Aus govt loses one-seat majority in by-election

Camera IconLiberal candidate for Wentworth Dave Sharma (centre) is seen handing out how to vote cards near a polling place at Rose Bay, Sydney, Saturday, Octobe...


Saudi attorney general says Khashoggi was killed during fight in consulate

In a statement on Friday night, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the United States will closely follow global investigations into Khashog...


International Monetary Fund chief defers Middle East trip with Saudi stop

The IMF did not give a reason for the postponement. Other business leaders who have announced they would not attend the conference, including Uber Chief Exe...


China, US agree to further enhance cooperation between militaries

At a lunch meeting with his ASEAN counterparts, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the United States wanted a "constructive relationship" with China but r...


Julian Assange Sues Ecuador for Violating His 'Fundamental Rights'

The protocol, according to Wikileaks, also states that the Ecuadorian Embassy can seize the property of Assange and his visitors and hand it over to British a...


Briton facing jail over 'Scouser' graffiti on ancient Thailand wall

Lee Furlong, from Liverpool, and Brittney Schneider, both 23, were arrested at the Mad Monkey Hostel in Chiang Mai and are being held at a provincial court. Sch...


Malaysia's former DPM Zahid faces 45 charges in court

Ahmad Zahid was arrested in "relation to an investigation into abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering", the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Com...


Saudi state media confirms Khashoggi died in Ankara consulate

Saudi Arabia said on Friday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate and said it had fired two senior officials over t...


Greek Prime Minister Tsipras accepts foreign minister's resignation

The foreign minister was reportedly deeply offended by the allegations, and responded with a to legislate for mandatory transparency of the defense ministry's "...


Chief Justice Roberts Tells Audience Supreme Court Will Work For 'One Nation'

We are to interpret the Constitution and laws of the United States and ensure that the political branches act within them. Roberts stressed in a speech at the...


Migrants break through fence at Guatemala border

Multiple migrants, federal police and journalists were wounded as the crowd hurled rocks and other objects at the security cordon on the Mexican side, an AFP co...


Caravan Forced Back at Mexican Border

The caravan quickly grabbed the attention of world leaders as word of its formation spread over the weekend. Now, Scalise says that Trump was "clearly ribb...


Top U.S. diplomat in Saudi Arabia for talks over missing journalist

Pompeo is set to visit the place where Khashoggi was last seen. Speaking to journalists after that phone call, Mr. Trump offered a possible explanation to cou...


John Kelly and John Bolton Argue Over Immigration

Two people described the exchange as less a shouting match than an intense argument. The fact that Trump backed Bolton only infuriated Kelly even more, the re...


Crimea college shooting rampage shocks Russian Federation

The attack drew parallels to the 1999 Columbine High School massacre in the U.S. in which 12 pupils and a teacher were killed - with some saying the shooter use...


Russian Woman Charged with US Election Interference

The charges announced on Friday centred on a conspiracy that included the creation of thousands of social media and email accounts that appeared to be run by US...


Saudi Arabia transfers $100m to State Department as Khashoggi crisis deepens

Meanwhile, reports say Saudi Arabia had delivered one hundred million dollars to the U-S at the same time American Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed i...


Audio offers gruesome details of Khashoggi killing, Turkish official says

He said he would have a "long talk " with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after his return from Saudi Arabia . President Donald Trump has been even more ...


Turkish official: Police found evidence journalist was killed in Saudi consulate

Until Monday, Riyadh had not allowed Turkish investigators to search the consulate, with reports both sides were at odds over the conditions. A high-level T...


Facebook names former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg head of global affairs

Perhaps that's why Zuck had to give him the hard sell - according to the FT, the Facebook boss "wooed" Clegg to join the multi-billion-dollar biz with the pro...


Trump's Name Is Removed From Another New York Building

A year ago the name was abandoned by the former Trump SoHo condo hotel, and three buildings near 200 Riverside have already shed their Trump Place signage. But ...


Sen. Warren Provides DNA Proof of Silliness

Both of my opponents have made the same attack. "The Democratic senator's DNA test wasn't a mere rebuttal of Trump ", Jonathan Bernstein wrote in an opinion...


Train Runs Into Crowd at Burning Ravana Effigy, More than 100 Dead

There were around 500-700 people at the spot. The train was travelling from Jalandhar when the accident happened, with TV channel Times Now reporting that t...


Feds subpoena Catholic dioceses in Pa., N.Y. amid priest abuse scandal

The investigation was sparked after a state grand jury issued a scathing report in August finding that more than 300 Catholic priests in the state had sexua...


President Trump threatens closure of US-Mexico border to halt immigrants

While the exact role the United Nations would play would have to be worked out, it appears Mexico is seeking the global body's help in identifying which of th...


I Spoke With Saudi King About Khashoggi, Pompeo Will ‘Meet With King’

Turkish sources allege he was killed by a 15-strong team of Saudi agents but Riyadh insists that he left the consulate unharmed. But in the wake of Khashoggi'...


Bettel says United Kingdom must 'take decisions now' on Brexit

Another big date arrives on January 21, when May faces a final deadline to send a Brexit deal to Parliament . The EU has said an extension would give mor...


Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico - ‘Stop this onslaught!’

On Thursday, Trump said he prioritizes border security over even the recently struck trade deal to replace NAFTA, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or ...


The Orthodox Church Dushanbe broke the connection with Constantinople

The US State Department has backed Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew over his dispute with the Russian Orthodox Church following his decision to grant independ...


Pompeo meets Saudi King Salman over missing journalist Khashoggi

Turkish police Monday searched the consulate for the first time since the disappearance of Khashoggi, a Saudi national and United States resident who had become...


"Arrest, Detain And Deport": Donald Trump On People Entering US Illegally

He added that the United States has told Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador that they will stop proving them with aid if they allow their citizen journey to th...


Prince Harry climbs Sydney Harbour Bridge to launch Invictus Games WITHOUT Meghan

Fong suffers from PTSD and says training for the games has really helped her overcome her mental illness. To shed light on mental health support, the royal co...


Trump praises congressman who assaulted reporter

On Biden challenging him to a fight, Trump said, "He'd be down, faster than Greg would take him down". Trump's remarks on Gianforte's assault come amid new e...


Daesh took 700 hostages in Syria, including foreigners, Putin says

Last week the terrorist group attacked a refugee camp in Syria's Deir-al Zor province and kidnapped some 130 families which included USA and European nationals....


Israel overturns deportation order, will allow detained USA student Alqasem to enter

The University said it looks forward to "welcoming our newest student, Lara Alqasem , as she begins her M.A.in Human Rights & Transitional Justice at our law s...


Pope ‘will visit North Korea if invited’ - but not Taiwan

South Korea's president said he was certain peace could be achieved on the Korean Peninsula as he prepared for an audience Thursday with Pope Francis where he's...


Trump threatens to close Mexican border over caravan

More than 2 million Guatemalans live in the United States, and locals here saw the Hondurans streaming in front of their homes and businesses with dreams of mak...


Palestinians slam USA decision to close al-Quds consulate

Announcing the new diplomatic framework Thursday, the State Department said it was merely a continuation of the embassy's transition to Jerusalem and is aimed a...


Palestine's UN ambassador hails UNGA vote as 'political victory'

In the framework of article 125 of the 73rd session's agenda of the General Assembly, on enhancing the United Nations system, Egypt circulated a draft resolut...


Doorbell video shows woman abandon toddler on Texas home’s front steps

She carries the boy up to the door by his arm, rings the doorbell and knocks on the door before running away. After several rings and knocks on the door, the wo...


Erdogan asks Riyadh to 'prove' journalist left consulate

Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks on his cell phone at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in 2011. Erdogan said Turkish police an...


Sri Lanka Denies Reports Sirisena Said RAW Plotted Assassination

The Sri Lankan government however denied this. His phone call to Mr Modi came hours after his government had officially denied the report. "That is often the ...


Top White House Staffers Get Into 'Profanity-Laced' Shouting Match

It wasn't immediately clear what the chief of staff, John Kelly , and the national security adviser, John Bolton , were arguing about. The obscenity-laced s...


Ted Cruz meets with Dallas Morning News editorial board later today

In February, The News endorsed Cruz's little known opponent in the GOP primary , Houston energy lawyer Stefano di Stefano, calling him "an earnest if mostly un...


Retired Marine to receive Medal of Honor for Vietnam actions

Canley took over after his commanding officer was severely wounded, killing countless enemy fighters as his team retook Hue, in what was then South Vietnam. Tru...


Twitter releases massive data trove on foreign influence campaigns

Twitter claims 3,841 of the accounts originate from Russia's Internet Research Agency, a "troll factory" based in St. Petersburg and linked to Russian intellige...


Juncker: extension of Brexit transition period 'probably will happen'

Talks on finalising the UK's withdrawal agreement and a political declaration on future trade relations with the EU have been blocked by failure to agree on a b...


Mueller Could Release Probe Results After Midterms, Before Thanksgiving, According To Somebody

But given that we're dealing with anonymous sources, it's impossible to know if this timeline for wrapping up the investigation is Mueller's actual timeline, ...


Meghan breaks royal protocol by having her PHONE out in Melbourne

Meghan says with a big smile, before asking her her name. After lunch at Mission Australia's Charcoal Lane social enterprise restaurant, the couple headed to...