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Facebook's headquarters evacuated due to bomb threat

There were no bombs or suspicious packages discovered at the social media giant's headquarters. Facebook relocated to the Menlo Park site in 2012 and announce...


Khashoggi murder: Trump reiterates support for Mohammed bin Salman

If the measure passes the full House, the Yemen bill would no longer be on an expedited track and Republican leadership would have more ways to block the meas...


Street in Germany paved with chocolate after factory mishap

Firefighters said a storage tank overflowed at DreiMeister's chocolate factory in Westönnen, a suburb of the town of Werl, running out of the gates and solidify...


Guess the 2nd Most Searched Song of 2018: ‘Daru Badnaam’

Google also has a "Year in Search 2018" webpage that breaks down the top searches into several categories. The top "what is" search in the USA was " what is Bi...


Judge doles out devastating decision in Stormy Daniels lawsuit against Trump

Trump's attorney, Charles Harder , had requested nearly $400,000 for fees in a so-called "anti-SLAPP" motion typically used by journalists, bloggers, and publi...


May cancels Brexit vote amid fears it could topple her government

If the government succeeds in putting off the vote it might not happen until January, which would add to fears that the United Kingdom could pass the March 29 ...


Brexit deal: May admits she would have lost vote by large margin

Theresa May is set to hold a series of private meetings with backbench MPs as she bids to win support for her Brexit deal before Tuesday's historic vote. "We w...


United Nations expects Yemen peace negotiations in 2019

The proposal sets out "joint committees between the Houthis and the Hadi government" explains Hisham Al-Omeisy, an analyst on the Yemen war. Both parties ...


Nobel laureates challenge world to end sexual violence

But it's extremely moving, and at a time when so many women's voices around the world are being silenced, it means a lot to have a voice like Nadia's be heard s...


Michelle Obama Is Coming to Portland on Her National Book Tour

Michelle Obama will be at the Pepsi Center on Thursday, December 13, for " Becoming: An Intimate Conversation With Michelle Obama "; Reese Witherspoon will m...


Russian court convicts ex-policemen of 56 murders

Popkov was first arrested in 2012 after forensic evidence linked his DNA to a victim's body. Family doctor Harold Shipman was sentenced to life in 2000 after...


Michael Cohen: Prosecutor demands prison sentence for Donald trump's Ex-lawyer

In an interview with investigators on January 24, 2017, four days after Trump's inauguration, Flynn lied about conversations he had the previous December with ...


Trump denies that few want chief of staff job

Kelly believed that they were the ones who pushed Trump to replace him with Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff, Nick Ayers . Conway offered nothi...


Irish premier: United Kingdom could ‘halt or delay’ Brexit

Sources in Brussels and Berlin insisted the withdrawal agreement could not be reopened, effectively ruling out any hope of changes enforceable in worldwide law....


France hunts for suspected extremist who attacked Christmas market

Castaner also said the gunman was known to security services , and the local prefecture said he was on an intelligence services watchlist. "The government ha...


USA returns Church bells taken from Philippines 117 years ago

The bells were back in the Philippines 117 years after they were taken as spoils of war by American troops. The Americans retaliated, reportedly killing thous...


King Salman Inaugurates 39th GCC Summit in Riyadh

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of the KSA led the welcoming party for Sayyid Fahd and his accompanying delegation. Yeme...


Five US Marines missing after Japan crash declared dead

The McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet is a fighter and attack aircraft and can carry a wide range of missiles and bombs. "We know this hard decision was made af...


Brexit: SNP joins opposition parties to demand clarification on vote

The Prime Minister will have breakfast in the Netherlands this morning before going on to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin . The decision sen...


Armed police detain man outside British parliament

Get down!" police shouted at the man, according to a Reuters photographer at the scene. An eyewitness told the BBC the man jumped over railings before being...


No renegotiation of Brexit deal: EU Commission president Juncker

It would work by having Northern Ireland stay in the EU customs union and much of the single market, ensuring passage between the two countries remains friction...


High school football player charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

Arendt says Breana Rouhselang was last seen about midnight Saturday at her Mishawaka home and the family called police about 4:30 a.m. Sunday after they "got ...


Protests 'a crisis' for France as 1700 arrests made

Those included the renowned Champs-Elysees, which would normally be packed with tourists and shoppers. On Saturday , the Eiffel Tower and other monuments and...


Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

If Huawei's CFO is unable to prove that the company did not break U.S. sanctions by selling telecoms equipment to Iran, she could be extradited to the USA where...


Jamal Khashoggi, other journalists are Time's Person of the Year 2018

TIME reported that he has also made headlines for several controversial actions including Russia's involvement in the 2016 USA presidential election, his rep...


US sanctions three North Korean officials for alleged rights abuses

According to a State Department report submitted to Congress, Jong directs censorship as well as human rights violations by the ministry, which is the regime's ...


Millane murder suspect is 'nice kid who fell out with everyone'

Miss Millane, who was in Auckland on her OE, was last seen alive on December 1, the day before her 22nd birthday. A 26-year-old New Zealand man, who is said t...


Six Israelis Wounded in Palestinian Shooting Attack

IDF Spokesperson's Unit said Sunday it has opened an investigation into the death of a 22-year-old Palestinian man in the West Bank after a video surfaced app...


Supreme Court passes on Medicare case in victory for Planned Parenthood

The Supreme Court signaled Monday it is not anxious to revisit the abortion controversy in the year ahead, disappointing conservative activists who were che...


Row erupts over number of anti-EU protesters — BREXIT BETRAYAL MARCH

Police did not provide estimates on crowd sizes. Labour's John McDonnell said a "network of hate" was emerging. In a Twitter video, political commentator Ow...


Armenian acting prime minister bloc leads parliamentary vote

Pashinyan swept into office in May on the back of protests against the entrenched rule of former President Serzh Sargsyan and the HHK, which has dominated Arm...


Teen Dies, 130 Ill In Suspected Drug Overdose At Australia Dance Festival

Three people were placed in induced comas following Saturday night's event while 130 required medical attention and 17 were taken to hospital. Police charged ...


China ups pressure as Huawei CFO’s hearing goes into Tuesday

Meng, the 46-year-old daughter of Huawei's founder, was arrested on December 1 as she was changing planes in Vancouver. Commentary in state media has likened th...


Extraordinary Scenes as Left-Wing MP Wields Ceremonial Mace in UK Parliament

The mace has been seized on a handful of occasions in history, including during the English Civil War, and more recently by Michael Hesseltine in 1976. May said...


'Appalling' video shows NY police pulling baby from mother's arms

She was asked to move multiple times as the situation escalated, and eventually security called 911. " They're hurting my son ". Headley has been charged ...


Reported Butina Plea Details Conspiracy: 'Put Pressure On Them Quietly Later'

Butina, who has been dating longtime GOP strategist Paul Erickson , is the founder of the Russian organization "Right to Bear Arms". Prosecutors say they hav...


Rajasthan election result tomorrow: Will Vasundhara manage to hold fort?

BJP leader and incumbent chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Kamal Nath doing all this even before the results are out is ridiculous. The mee...


OH house fire kills five children, injures mother who jumped out

Captain Wright said when crews arrived on scene, a female victim was outside the home and told firefighters there were five children inside the home. A neighb...


Charlottesville: James Alex Fields guilty of first-degree murder

Fields, who drove from OH to Virginia to support white nationalist demonstrators, faces up to life in prison at sentencing on Monday. After deliberating for l...


Putin Extends Condolences Over Death of Russian Rights Activist Alexeyeva

Alexeyeva tirelessly defended human rights from the 1950s in the Soviet Union right up to recent years under strongman leader Vladimir Putin . President Vlad...


Dog Found Guarding California Family's Property A Month After It Burned Down

In the aftermath of the fire in early November, animal rescuer Shayla Sullivan received a request to search for Gaylord's two livestock guardian dogs, Madiso...


Chief of staff favorite says no

On Sunday Nick Ayers , now chief of staff to Mike Pence , tweeted his thanks to Trump, the vice-president "and my great colleagues for the honour to serve o...


Khashoggi murder: CIA Director Gina Haspel briefs senators on Khashoggi killing today

Graham said after the briefing that he would push for a nonbinding resolution that the crown prince was "complicit" in Khashoggi's murder. Both Republicans an...


Saudis reject extraditions to Turkey over Khashoggi murder

Kushner and Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman have had a close relationship over the years, and even gave him advice following the murder of Jamal Khashoggi ....


Theresa May postpones Brexit deal vote, reports say

Reports have pointed to a big defeat for the prime minister in Tuesday's vote - a result that could sink May's deal, her leadership, or both. She vowed to im...


Without Evidence, Trump Accuses James Comey of Lying to Lawmakers During Testimony

Comey made his support for Democrats so abundantly clear that he admitted he hopes Trump loses in a "landslide" election. Trump said on Twitter on Sunday. "...


United Kingdom court orders extradition of businessman Vijay Mallya to India

It's not clear if Mallya will be sent to India immediately though, as the appeals process could take another few months if not a year. "If the court accep...


Man at center of NC fraud investigation speaks as Republican denies wrongdoing

The freakish case could ultimately lead to another election being held for the state's 9th District House seat. The state elections board has twice declined t...


Man Charged in Kidnapping Rape and Murder of Hania Aguilar

Additionally, about 10,000 people have signed a petition in support of the father's visa request, according to CNN affiliate WSOC . A funeral service will ...


Will Trump be indicted for alleged campaign finance violations?

President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign manager as well as his former personal attorney, both of whom have pleaded guilty to a variety of federal crimes and pr...