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Trump knocks admiral who led Bin Laden raid

The increasing tensions between the Washington and Islamabad follows a Fox News interview on Sunday, which saw the billionaire tycoon say "everybody in Pak...


Airbnb to remove West Bank settlement rental listings

Israeli settlement watchdog Peace Now also lauded the decision, saying the company was in line with the rest of the world in "distinguishing between sovereign I...


Mexicans PROTEST Central American Migrants as Thousands Arrive in Tijuana — CARAVAN CHAOS

The San Ysidro port of entry "processes 20,000 pedestrians and 70,000 vehicles moving from Tijuana to San Diego each day", which is "more traffic than any in th...


Seth Moulton, Stephen Lynch sign letter opposing Nancy Pelosi as speaker

Pelosi spent Friday meeting with some of these incoming freshmen, a continuation of outreach she has been conducting since House Democrats prevailed in the midt...


Houthi rebels say they want to freeze military operations in Yemen

Trump, in an interview that aired Sunday, made clear that the audio recording, supplied by the Turkish government, would not affect his response to the October ...


Chicago police: Officer shot at hospital

A massive police operation began after reports of an active shooter and multiple victims. Multiple victims were reported, but it was not immediately clear how...


San Francisco Chokes on Toxic Air as Wildfires Rage

In the community of Chico, just west of Paradise, volunteers had erected a tented encampment for others forced from their homes. "We are with you!" This means...


Democrats File Lawsuit Challenging Acting AG Matthew Whitaker Appointment

All three senators sit on the Senate Judiciary Committee and are arguing that Whitaker's appointment violates the Constitution's Appointment Clause "advice an...


Colorado man gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 girls

Chris Watts pleaded guilty to all of the charges against him: five counts of murder in the first degree; three counts of tampering with a deceased human body;...


New Jersey couple tragically killed on the way to their own wedding

The Council Borough of Fanwood, New Jersey, where Schurtz's mother Karen worked as a councilwoman also paid tribute on Facebook . In her obituary, Schurtz is...


White House threatens to suspend CNN reporter's pass again when order expires

Upon arrival at the White House, Acosta sauntered up to a gaggle or reporters, smugly smiled, and then asked his friends, "Do you want to ask a question or.?" ...


Israel's Netanyahu makes 'last effort' to save government

Tuesday's ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has been criticized widely by lawmakers from across the political spectrum, while Israeli residents in the Gaza...


Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

He told Trump that "leaders in authoritarian countries like Russia, China, Venezuela, now repress the media using your words". "I did not know that", Trump sa...


Trump suggests Californians should rake forests to prevent deadly wildfires

The Finnish President told the newspaper that he meant to convey that although Finland is covered by forests, the nation has a good monitoring system which has ...


United Kingdom has intense week of Brexit negotiations ahead: PM May

Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said his party would vote against May's deal when it came to parliament, but distanced himself from calls for a so-ca...


US, allies to bring electricity to most of Papua New Guinea

The back-and-forth on a cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, the capital, suggested the world's biggest economies remained far from a deal to end a damaging tr...


Trump says Pakistan doesn't do 'damn thing' for US

In September the following year, US National Security Adviser John Bolton said the military aid suspension to Pakistan was not taken lightly by the Trump admini...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Declares War on White, Moderate Democrats

Ocasio-Cortez has since backtracked from the thrust of the issue, tweeting that her apartment situation is being sorted out and she's "working it out". Ocasio...


Amritsar Attack Updates: 3 dead, 20 injured; NIA team reaches blast site

He appealed to people of Punjab to maintain 'to maintain peace in wake of Amritsar bomb blast.' He said, "I urge them not to panic and to remain calm". Becaus...


Submarine which disappeared with 44 crew is found one year later

A noise detected a few hours after the submarine disappeared is believed to have been the sound of the vessel imploding, the Argentine navy claimed. The disco...


Brexit chaos continues as UK's Theresa May warns against a leadership change

It also found a second referendum would be a close call , with Remain beating Leave by 45pc to 43pc, with 10pc of respondents saying they had "had enough o...


British Prime Minister Theresa May: Ousting me risks delaying Brexit

It's the year that people dial (emergency number) 999 because KFC ran out of chicken", he told Sky News . The Sunday Telegraph reported that former Tory ...


Jamal Khashoggi murder ordered by Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman

In his remarks, the president spoke of Saudi Arabia as "a truly spectacular ally in terms of jobs and economic development". "I'm president - I have to ta...


Amber Rudd Appointed As The New Work And Pensions Secretary

The appointment follows the departure of Esther McVey yesterday over her refusal to back the government's draft Brexit deal. Ms Rudd called on her colle...


May says no alternative to Brexit plan as opponents do the numbers

Jacob Rees-Mogg outside Parliament explaining his decision to send a letter of no confidence to the Conservative backbench 1922 committee. "Actually these neg...


Israel coalition likely to fall as MKs veto Bennett appointment

Mr Netanyahu raised the spectre of the collapse of a Likud-led government in 1992, which led to Labour taking power and signing the Oslo Accords agreement with ...


Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend and homeless man

Less than an hour after the couple set up the page to solicit donations, McClure sent a text message to a friend acknowledging the story was "completely made up...


Trump visiting California after wildfires claim further lives

The deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history, the so-called Camp Fire , has now claimed 71 lives. The fire was reported to have move...


May names Steve Barclay as new Brexit Secretary

He replaces Dominic Raab , who resigned on Thursday over Mrs May's withdrawal agreement for Brexit. The 585-page document sets out the terms of the UK's de...


Theresa May tells plotters that plans would not resolve problems

Mr McFadden also insisted changing Prime Minister will not solve the "fundamental" problems with her Brexit deal. "If you don't think the deal meets those tes...


CBK in the Maldives for oath taking of new President

He dropped the Maldives from a 2015 tour of Indian Ocean countries because of the political situation there with massive anti-government protests and heightened...


International System of Units overhauled in historic vote

For 130 years, a kilogram has been defined by a lump of metal sitting in a vault in Paris. The update will take effect May 20. Scientists at the meeting were ...


Bourke Street 'trolley man' charged with burglary, bail offences

The act prompted a crowdfunding campaign to help the homeless man back on his feet - that raised in excess of $100,000. After media reports the police were ...


DeSantis: No reaction to race he declared 'over'

Congratulations to Andrew Gillum on having run a really tough and competitive race for Governor of the Great State of Florida. "In the end, I believe that ...


Trump denies questioning VP's allegiance, says Pence is '100% loyal'

The article suggested the President has been asking White House employees if Pence is loyal to him. "I doubt they have any sources, a typical New York Times p...


Betsy DeVos Wants to Totally Change the Way Schools Investigate Sexual Misconduct

Under the new plan proposed Friday, colleges would have to investigate complaints only if the alleged incident occurred on campus or in other areas overseen by ...


Senate Judiciary chair Grassley's move leaves key opening

Graham, a close ally of President Trump, would oversee the president's judicial nominations. Grassley's move also opens up a slot for a new Judiciary panel ch...


Number of people missing in California wildfires spikes to more than 600

Investigators recover human remains at a home burned in the Camp Fire in Magalia, Many of the missing in the deadly Northern California wildfire are elderly res...


Trump awards 7 Americans the Presidential Medial of Freedom

Watch above, via Fox News. Jack Soden, President and CEO of Elvis Presley Enterprises, accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of the Presley family. "Minne...


Dead, Dozens Injured in French Fuel Taxes Protests

In the southeastern town of Pont-de-Beauvoisin, a female driver panicked when she saw protesters barring the road and accelerated, hitting and killing a woman i...


Hodeidah's embattled civilians on a knife-edge as Security Council discusses Yemen

UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Anwar Gargash, said the Emirates supported United Nations plans to hold peace talks in Sweden by the end of the yea...


French protester killed in accident at anti-fuel tax blockade

Thousands of drivers blocked roads across France on Saturday in a "yellow vest" movement against high fuel prices which has mushroomed into a widespread prote...


Japan: the minister responsible for cyber security has never used a computer

Sakurada was only appointed as cyber minister last month in a cabinet reshuffle after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was re-elected as head of the Liberal D...


North Korea to Expel US Citizen Detained for Illegally Entering State

The US national, named Bruce Byron Lowrance, was detained in North Korea in October after he illegally crossed the border from China, the South Korean Yonhap ne...


Indian airport protesters block woman activist's plan to enter hill temple

Desai had earlier spearheaded the campaign to allow entry of women to various religious places, including Shani Shingnapur temple, the Haji Ali Dargah, the Maha...


The Oxford dictionary named word of the year "toxic"

The Top 10 list of " toxic " collocates in 2018 (by absolute frequency) includes such words as "chemical", "gas", environment", "relationship' and others. That'...


Argentine Navy Submarine Missing For A Year Found Deep In Atlantic

Avoid becoming a victim of Fake News. "Now another chapter opens". The ARA San Juan submarine disappeared 430km (270 miles) off the Argentine coast on 15 ...


Cuba to withdraw thousands of doctors from Brazil after Bolsonaro snub

Rousseff's leftist government began welcoming Cuban medical professionals five years ago under a programme which, at first, proved to be a huge success for comm...


Democrat admits defeat in hard-fought Georgia governor race, vows to sue

Her speech Friday effectively puts a stop to the contest. Abrams had hoped to become the first black governor of Georgia and the first black female governor...


U.S. votes 'no' on United Nations resolution censuring Israeli control over Golan Heights

It appears these predictions may be coming to fruition as Haley readies to vote against the resolution Friday in what would be a historic change in U.S. The pre...