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Wisconsin Republicans to vote on weakening governor's power

After being defeated at the ballot box last month, Republicans in Wisconsin and MI are seeking to deny Democrats full control of state government, prompting a...


'Worst moment of my life': Couple reveal twist in 'devastating' proposal

The tweet said the NYPD was making arrangements to return the ring. They arrived home on Sunday and said they were planning on going straight to the jewel...


Maduro Defends Venezuela's Right to Export Gold Amid Looming US Sanctions

The Venezuelan government has been facing a series of U.S. embargoes targeting its economy and the country's officials since 2014, under the pretext of alleged ...


United Kingdom government found in contempt of parliament

It comes as reports have emerged that Government whips have been holding conversations about pulling the all important vote due to be held next Tuesday. The Po...


CIA Director Haspel to Brief Senate Leaders on Khashoggi's Death

She was absent from last week's briefing by the secretaries of state and defence, angering some in Congress. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secret...


Sri Lanka President hardens stand against sacked PM

Mahinda Rajapaksa was controversially elected as Sri Lanka's prime minister by President Maithripala Sirisena. Rajapaksa is seen as a hero by many among Sri L...


Australian ruling party hardens rules to oust leader

Mr Morrison said the two-thirds majority proposal came from the party whips, not himself. Mr Morrison said his party had listened to the Australian people...


Bush Family Does Not Want Repeat of McCain Funeral

He spoke of first meeting Bush as a 29-year-old entering politics and of a letter his son, an enlisted Marine, received from Bush. Former President George W. ...


European Union advocate general: United Kingdom can revoke Article 50 unilaterally

The news comes as the United Kingdom prime minister, Theresa May , gears up for a week of debates to try and pass her withdrawal agreement in the House of Co...


Violence in Bulandshahr over cow slaughter, cop killed

This was in addition to the injuries he sustained from hard and blunt objects. If that was the case, then why they did they not give the information to the poli...


Israel launches operation to cut off Hezbollah infiltration tunnels

Conricus said that Hezbollah has been developing an offensive plan against Israel that would "shift the battleground into Israel". Read the full story . In...


First Muslim country that wins title of 'Most powerful passport'

UAE passport holders can enter 167 countries without obtaining a visa prior to arrival, according to Passport Index , a list created by a Montreal-based financ...


Woman set on fire in India after complaining of attempted assault

The local station officer Om Prakash Saroj was suspended for failing to take action when the woman, who is said to be 19-20 years of age, approached the police....


President Trump visits Capitol Rotunda to pay respects to former President Bush

The president tweeted on Monday morning that he also plans to visit privately with members of the Bush family. "The patriot who lies before us was blessed wit...


Minister of Media meets Editors in Chief and writers in Algeria

Erdogan has said the killing was ordered by the highest level of Saudi leadership but probably not by King Salman, putting the spotlight instead on the 33-year-...


Vladimir Putin is "slow learner", - US Secretary of Defense

He also praised Trump's decision to increase USA troop levels in Afghanistan last year, and said that "for the first time in 17 years, the United Nations believ...


More than 20 hospitalized after deadly bus crash near Benton, Ar

Latest report from the scene from KARK above. A bus crash early Monday killed one child and injured 40 other people, a lot of them children, on Interstate 30 ...


"Rise Up" By Stargate Featuring Nelson Mandela

Naomi opted for a sultry smokey eye and a nude lip, while finishing her look with decorative white face paint. Her bejewelled dress was matched by a pair of e...


Letter to PM: Trump seeks Pakistan's help in solving Afghan Taliban issue

Trump wants to end a 17-year-old war between Afghan security forces and the Afghan Taliban militants, who are fighting to drive out worldwide forces and est...


Michael Cohen Should Serve ‘Complete Sentence' For Things 'Unrelated' To Campaign

In April, after Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided his home, office and hotel suite, he appeared headed to prison in a separate tax-evasion and campa...


‘Precision strikes’ kill IS leader involved in beheading of American

Col. Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the USA -led coalition fighting IS, told The Associated Press that coalition forces conducted precision strikes against Abu al-U...


President George H.W. Bush Has Passed Away

Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for". His presidency fell during a time of dramatic change as the Cold ...


South Korea says North Korean soldier defects to South

Trump noted that he has " a very friendly view of Chairman Kim and that he likes him ", the South Korean leader said, as quoted by Yonhap News Agency. Moon sa...


In photo, Bush’s service dog honours the late president

The Bush family's spokesman, Jim McGrath, shared the moving picture with the caption: "Mission complete". Bush received the two-year-old Labrador in June from...


Nigerian president denies he is a clone

Although science is generally considered to be far off from creating ideal human clones, some Nigerians believe that their 75-year-old president was in realit...


Pope Francis Doesn't Think Gay People Should Be Clergy

Men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be admitted to the Catholic clergy, and it would be better for priests who are actively gay to leave, ...


Michelle Obama’s Memoir Becomes A Bestseller

Penguin Random House announced Friday that the former first lady's Becoming had sold more than 2 million copies , 15 days after its initial release. While so...


George HW Bush's service dog Sully pays touching last tribute

Sully is named after the airline pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who landed a passenger jet on the Hudson River in 2009, saving all 155 passengers and crew ...


Spain's Socialists Lose Seats in Andalusia as Right Rises Amid Migration Fears

The election was the first major electoral test for the Socialists since Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez took office in June. The preliminary official results ...


Nick Jonas And Priyanka Chopra Had The Wedding Of The Year

Surrounded by friends and relatives, the couple had a handsome Christian ceremony at Umaid Bhawan Palace on Saturday. The newly married musician captioned t...


Theresa May in battle over Brexit legal advice as charm offensive begins

The Environment Secretary said the most difficult element of the deal was the Northern Ireland "backstop", meant to prevent the return of a hard border with t...


'We Waited for You': Political Cartoonist Honors George H.W. Bush

Since the announcement of the death of former president George H.W. Bush, the Houston community is mourning and paying their respects outside the Bush home in...


Fellowship of the ring: Newly-engaged couple thank NYPD

Footage released by the New York Police Department (NYPD) shows the pair by what looks like a subway exit. Despite police initially saying John dropped the ...


May threatened with 'historical constitutional row' over Brexit deal

The prime minister has so far refused to give MPs the full legal advice, with one source in her Cabinet telling The Times: "The legal advice is very bad, whic...


Kensington Palace Breaks Silence After Kate-Meghan Feud Rumors

As 9Honey's royal commentator Victoria Arbiter points out , "royal soap operas" are nothing new-especially ones pitting women against one another-and these rum...


Picket against Russian military aggression in Ukraine takes place in St. Petersburg

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his American colleague Donald Trump about the incident with the Ukrainian ships in the Kerch Strait. These numbers...


G-20 agenda should focus on developing nations' priorities: Modi

He said that the three leaders felt that such meetings were useful and they should continue on the margins of subsequent G-20 meetings. India's Sherpa or Chie...


Comey to Testify In Secret, Withdraws Bid to Quash Congressional Subpoena

A judge had been set to issue a ruling on Comey's request to quash the subpoena and halt congressional proceedings - a request that has never previously been gr...


G20: French President Macron steps up pressure over Khashoggi killing

Unless the perpetrators are found out, the whole world and the Islamic community shall not be satisfied". A giant banner hung from the Tunisian National Journal...


Iran Ballistic Missile Test Violates UN Resolution, Pompeo Says

Iran will continue missile tests to build up its defence and deterrence capabilities, a top military spokesman was quoted as saying on Sunday, following a USA a...


Michael Cohen begs federal judge for mercy after guilty plea

Trump Foundation and certain individual defendants, including Donald J. Trump ". Cohen also said he talked with Trump , referred to as "Client-1" in the fi...


At Least 65 People Injured in Paris Protest, Including 11 Officers

Speaking during a press conference of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires on Saturday, Macron said that those who are responsible for the attack on police officers...


'Good possibility' of trade deal with China in G20: Trump advisor

Trump is seeking concessions on alleged intellectual property theft and what he describes as exploitative trade practices, while Xi is hoping the president pled...


Paris burns as Macron vows never to accept violence

Protesters have scaled the Arc de Triomphe in central Paris , as clashes with riot police continue during a third weekend of "yellow vest" rallies. Police fire...


Israel police recommends PM Netanyahu be charged with bribery

In return, the couple are alleged to have been given more positive coverage on Walla! news website, owned by Bezeq. The final decision on whether to indict re...


David's Forecast - Rain and windy today, snow tonight

Sunday will see freezing rain or rain and a high of 2 C. Back in the metro, rain showers will change to snow showers after dark, with snow showers continuing...


Paris becomes a war zone as police clash with protesters

Central Paris was locked down Saturday afternoon, with all roads leading away from the Arc de Triomphe closed off as more police moved in. Police fired stun...


Putin says there were no talks with Ukraine over releasing seized sailors

But Trump's snub was a clear kick to Putin just as he arrived at a Group of 20 summit where Western leaders banded together to denounce Russia's actions in U...


Trump's next meeting with Kim early 2019

Before the South Korean train headed for the North on Friday, a farewell ceremony was held at Dorasan Station, just south of the border in Paju, Gyeonggi. North...


NYPD Searching For Couple Whose Times Square Proposal Went Horribly Wrong

Officers have since recovered the ring - and cleaned it - but the would-be bride and groom left without passing on their names or any contact information. For...