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First lady unveils White House 2018 Christmas decorations

The East Room, according to the White House, is meant to showcase the "diversity and ingenuity of American architecture and design", which was done with four cu...


Turkish police search Yalova villa in Khashoggi probe

It wasn't immediately clear who the villa belongs to. The white vans of a forensics team park outside a Turkish villa as they search for the remains of Jamal...


Nergal says 'idiot' Christian missionary 'asked' to be killed by tribe

Another senior police official told The Indian Express: "Two accused were taken along to pinpoint the area along the shoreline where Chau landed in the mornin...


Mexico vows to deport USA border-rushers

On Sunday, the situation at the border devolved after a large group marched to the USA border to appeal for the U.S.to speed processing of asylum claims for Cen...


House Panel to Probe Trump's Financial Ties to Saudi Arabia

The Saudi crown prince is expected to arrive on Tuesday, part of a tour of several Arab countries on his first trip overseas since Khashoggi's murder, which...


Chicago area bracing for major snowfall, Blizzard Warning in effect

The cancellations come on the heels of more than 1,000 cancellations nationwide on Sunday because of the blizzard conditions in the Windy City. In Missouri, n...


European Union leaders endorse Brexit withdrawal deal

He had a stark warning for Brexiteers and Remainers who believe that the United Kingdom can return to the negotiating table if they vote down the deal in parlia...


US calls upon Pakistan, others to implement UNSC sanctions against 26/11 perpetrators

India believes Pakistani intelligence was behind the attack. Played out on TV news channels around the world, the bloody events - widely known as 26/11 - have...


Northern Irish DUP rallies opposition to May's 'pitiful' Brexit deal

In an attempt to allay fears within the DUP, the Chancellor said Downing Street was looking at ways to provide extra assurances to the party over the Irish ba...


Facebook documents seized by MPs using rare Parliamentary mechanism

The documents are reported to contain information on the company's data and privacy controls before the massive breach was made public. The documents - which ...


Republican Senators Urge Tougher Stance On Saudi Arabia: Trump's Statement 'So Weak'

On Thursday, Trump defended his ongoing support for Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the wake of the CIA's conclusion that the young prince had or...


Ex-NSA Director Michael Hayden Suffers Stroke

On Friday, a statement confirmed that he suffered a stroke days earlier and was hospitalized. Hayden "is receiving expert medical care for which the family is...


Catastrophic Northern California fire finally contained; 85 dead, many still missing

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) announced on Sunday that the deadly Camp Fire, which has killed at least 85 people, is ...


Chief of Russia's MI dies

This spy agency is the successor to the Soviet-era GRU (Glavnoye Razvedyvatel'noye Upravleniye). Speaking on Thursday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said th...


Winter Storm Expected On Busy Sunday Travel Day

That wind, combined with snow, will reduce visibility and make driving conditions unsafe. The flakes will start flying late Saturday in Colorado and western N...


Rod impales migrant woman who tries climbing over United States border fence

She had fallen onto pieces of rebar and concertina wire that were part of ongoing replacement of the primary border fence, which pierced her side and buttocks, ...


UAE considering clemency for Briton convicted of spying

The U.A.E. Foreign Ministry said Thursday it was seeking an "amicable solution" to the case. Mr Hedges, originally from Exeter, was arrested at Dubai Airport ...


Magnitude 6.3 natural disaster hits western Iran, near Iraqi border

Morteza Salimi of Iran's Red Crescent told Iranian state television that 171 people were injured, majority slightly. There were no immediate reports of casualti...


Sword-wielding jewelry store workers fight off armed robbers

They say the pen is mightier than the sword - unless you're defending your jewelry store from a gaggle of would-be robbers. The suspects then fled the area no...


Ex-Trump campaign adviser loses bid to delay prison sentence

Papadopoulos, the first campaign aide sentenced in special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation, said he was "deeply embarrassed and ashamed" for ha...


Trump signs order closing border with Mexico

Before the midterm elections, in which Republicans lost control of the House, Trump ordered the military to reinforce the U.S-Mexican border, and repeatedly war...


Democrats shun idea of Pelosi floor fight in speaker's race

On Monday, a bloc of 16 House Democrats officially released a letter declaring they will not support her. Pelosi of California, who'll face her first vote t...


Mummified woman dating back 3,000 years unveiled in Egypt

The sarcophagus was one of two found earlier this month by a French-led mission in the Al-Assasif necropolis on the western bank of the Nile. In the first kno...


More than 200 sea turtles, most dead, wash ashore in U.S.

Dozens of "cold-stunned", dead turtles have been washing onto the shores of MA after Thanksgiving Day saw record-setting low temperatures in the Northeast. Sea ...


Can foreigner's body killed by ancient Andaman tribe be retrieved?

Chau's death is sparking some conversation with some ridiculously calling him a martyr while most believe he got what he deserved when he stepped foot on that i...


Ukrainian tugboat 'rammed' in Black Sea standoff with Russian coast guard

But tensions around the sea have escalated since Russian Federation annexed Ukraine's nearby Crimea in 2014. Kyiv said Moscow had violated the UN Convention...


Evangelist killed by tribe made several trips to forbidden North Sentinel Island

Indian police have consulted field experts including anthropologists and tribal welfare and forest officers to help them try and retrieve Chau's body. Describ...


Mexico's incoming government denies it's planning to host U.S. asylum-seekers

Hours before Cordero's statement was issued on Saturday, she reportedly told The Washington Post that, "for now, we have agreed to this policy of Remain in Me...


Renae Lawrence granted bail over outstanding 2005 warrants

A police spokeswoman told the Sydney Morning Herald that Lawrence had attended a police station in Waratah, New South Wales, on Friday "in relation to outstandi...


More than 100 wounded in chemical attack in Syria

Rebel commander Abdel-Salam Abdel-Razak said the opposition doesn't possess poisonous gases or the capabilities to lob them. "We at the National Liberation Fr...


Moscow Regrets US Defamation Campaign in Interpol Chief Election - Foreign Ministry

The Kremlin said on Tuesday that public opposition by a group of United States senators to the Russian candidate amounted to election meddling. The country ...


Boris Warns Brexit Plan Akin to Titanic Heading Toward Doom

Mr Johnson said the European Union had achieved a "very clever trick" by making Northern Ireland an "indispensable bargaining chip" in future negotiations...


At least 26 killed in a blast in mosque in Afghanistan

A powerful blast has torn through a packed mosque inside an Afghan army base in the eastern Khost Province as Friday Prayers were drawing to a close, killin...


Spell out the date for Ram temple construction: Thackeray

Ayodhya was virtually turned into a fortress on Saturday with multiple layers of security, as more than one lakh people are expected to attend the VHP event. "...


US Service Member Killed in Afghanistan

Gen Jeffrey Smiley was wounded during an insider attack on October 18, in Afghanistan. The two Afghan soldiers died Saturday when their helicopter made an "em...


British academic jailed in UAE for spying 'failed' by United Kingdom government

On Thursday, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he had "constructive" talks with his UAE counterpart. The Gulf state said Matthew Hedges had been treated ...


After attack on Chinese consulate, Pakistan points to India

In December a year ago, its embassy in Islamabad warned of imminent terror attacks on Chinese targets. The attackers were associated with the " Balochistan L...


Uganda boat cruise on Lake Victoria capsizes, many drown

The victims were reportedly having a party on the boat when the accident happened. Mugenyi said overloading and bad weather were likely to blame. Francis sa...


'Thousands could have died' in novichok attack

Besides, the police published the pictures of the perfume bottle which contained Novichok nerve-agent. He said he was also angry at how reckless the people ...


Woman Killed in Reported Domestic Dispute at Ocala Walmart

He suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound and was taken to a local hospital. The shooter and woman knew each other, and had been in a physical dispute near t...


Soros lieutenant calls for Congress probe into Facebook

Facebook's outgoing head of communications is taking the blame for hiring Definers, the public relations firm doing opposition research on the company's critics...


Protesters march for man killed at Alabama mall

A moment of silence was observed at the spot outside a shoe shop where Mr Bradford was killed. She described her stepson, who went by EJ, as a respectful young ...


Ailing Mugabe now unable to walk, says Zimbabwe president

Mnangagwa says Mugabe will be back in the country in the coming days. Mnangagwa told his ZANU-PF party supporters at a rally that the 94-year-old Mugabe had b...


Mexico Backs Trump Plan to Overhaul Asylum Rules

He then added in a second tweet: "All will stay in Mexico". In a potential breakthrough that could staunch the flow of migrant caravans and untangle some of t...


Brexit deal works for all UK, Theresa May tells Scottish leader

The plan would retain nearly all of Mrs May's deal but would keep the United Kingdom inside existing structures, which Mr Boles hopes would make it easy to nego...


Rain ends in northern California as search for wildfire victims continues

Rain is helping to extinguish a deadly wildfire in Northern California's Gold Rush country, but the moisture is also turning ash into thick paste and hinderin...


Girl, 13, killed by gunfire after writing essay denouncing 'senseless gun violence'

Sandra Parks was killed after bullets pierced the bedroom wall of her North 13th Street home less than two years after she warned of violent gunplay in her n...


Police Ram Moped Muggers Off Their Bikes In New Crime Crackdown

Now, through what the Metropolitan Police is calling "contact tactics", drivers have been trained to target criminals who ride dangerously, without helmets or i...


Police uses tear gas, water cannon against Paris protesters

The police were facing groups "who notably had responded to the call of Marine Le Pen and want to attack the country's institutions just as they want to attack ...


Black Friday CHAOS as SHOOTING sparks massive stampede in New Jersey

He wrote in a statement: "There was an incident earlier this evening at The Mills at Jersey Gardens". A person was shot in the wrist at a mall in New Jersey o...