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Chinese Huawei employee, Polish former intel officer, arrested in Poland for espionage

Sanctions. In a coordinated arrest , police also detained a Polish citizen named Piotr D. - a former Internal Security Agency official who now works for the ...


GoFundMe to refund $20M in donations to build wall

Kolfage said in an update to the GoFundMe campaign page that he's formed a non-profit corporation named " We Build the Wall, Inc ". Among the members of "...


Macedonians' vote for new name ends rift with Greece

The nation, which emerged from the break-up of Yugoslavia, will become North Macedonia, ending a 27-year dispute with neighbouring Greece, which has complained ...


Loud explosion in central Paris

A powerful explosion and fire apparently caused by a gas leak at a Paris bakery has injured several people, blasted out windows and overturned cars, French po...


Suspected Israeli airstrikes near Damascus, Syria

The TV channel noted that Syrian air defense systems continue repelling an enemy attack at Damascus. According to the military source, the Syrian air defenses...


One step closer to Australia for Saudi teen Rahaf Alqunun

Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne is due in Bangkok on Thursday for a visit arranged earlier, during which she will discuss the case of Bahrain footbal...


Trump Won’t Answer Any More Questions From Mueller In Russia Investigation: Giuliani

Mueller's final report can be finished within months and Giuliani is hoping he can use executive privilege to get his hands on it before the public. But here'...


Joe Lieberman, 76, Says AOC, 29, Isn't The Future

The failure to provide workers' compensation coverage lasted one month, as noted by Stewart, but that was enough for fellow Democrats to voice concern over the ...


Three killed as Ottawa bus crashes into bus shelter

The Ottawa Hospital confirmed on Twitter that it had received nine patients in critical condition from the crash. "Most of the serious injuries were on the ...


Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Announces She's Running For President In 2020

Gabbard said health care access, criminal justice reform and climate change would be central to her message, but cited one factor as paramount, asserting, " T...


Florida Man Killed by Helicopter Blade in Freak Accident at Airport

Deputies of the Hernando County Sheriff's Office are on the scene at Flight Path Drive in the grounds surrounding the airport. A caller told 911 that he and Dis...


Manafort shared Trump polling information with Ukrainian affiliate throughout 2016 marketing campaign

Kilimnik worked with Manafort's consulting firm when he was representing pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine. When a reporter asked about Manafort, Trump rep...


Canadians involved in Cuban bus crash that killed seven, injured five

The bus was travelling from Baracoa to the capital, Havana. While little is know about the victims , at this time there are indications of what caused the b...


Liberals panic as White House prepares for Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s possible retirement

On Friday , the court released a written statement saying there is no additional evidence of cancer. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's cancer surgery and ongoing ...


Pres. Trump says changes coming on high-tech visas

Trump on Friday tweeted that his administration is planning an overhaul of USA policies on H-1B visa and will encourage talented and highly-skilled people to pu...


Trade talks with US were extensive, promoted mutual understanding: China

Both Trump and Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan were slated to appear later this month at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, providing an opportu...


Saudi teen Alqunun leaves Thailand for Canada to seek asylum

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun is a genuine refugee - unlike the multitudes of economic migrants that flooded Europe. The Tweet read, '18-year-old Rahaf Mohammed al-...


Canadian town asks for help regarding odd seal situation

The seals in Roddickton appear to be older animals, Stenson said. They bide their time on offshore ice floes as they feed and give birth. As NPR's Christopher J...


French Alps Rescue Shows Incredible Helicopter Pilot Skills

The rescue was carried out by the Peloton de Gendarmerie de Haute Montagne (PGHM), a specialised unit of the French National Gendarmerie tasked with aiding vict...


Italy, Poland ‘to work together on new Europe’ - Salvini

During a visit to Warsaw ahead of May elections to the European Parliament, Salvini told reporters that the two countries would be key players in a "new spring"...


Brutally cold to start Thursday, snow, ice return later in the weekend

For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. Winds SE 5-10 miles per hour. Look for a mix of sun and clouds with highs in the low-to-mid 30s. Be ...


Chinese Huawei employee arrested on spying charge in Poland

Poland has arrested a sales director for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei over allegations of working with Beijing's intelligence services. A spokesman for the...


U.S. official says withdrawal from Syria has started

Ryan said that the coalition fighting the Islamic State group, the USA started "the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria". "Out of concern for op...


Senate approves back pay for federal workers when shutdown ends

President Donald Trump said he could use emergency powers to bypass Congress to pay for a wall along the US-Mexico border. Trump has started to claim that h...


Rajasthan: Baby split in half, head left in womb during delivery

Barmer: In a awful case of medical negligence, a woman's baby was split into half during delivery in government hospital of Ramgarh area, Rajasthan . Doctor...


Milwaukee bus driver commended after rescuing toddler from frigid temperatures

From a distance on her regular morning route on Milwaukee's south side, just after 8 a.m., she saw him: a baby boy alone running along a freeway overpass side...


Sen. Bernie Sanders' top 2016 campaign adviser accused of sexual misconduct

She reported the harassment after he contacted her again for a possible 2020 campaign. Politico's report said the "female staffer did not report the inciden...


Jayme Closs: Missing 13-year-old found months after parents' murder

On Oct. 16, Sheriff Fitzgerald said that they were alerted to the scene by a 911 call made from a cellphone at the home, but revealed that nobody spoke on the c...


Truck driver in crash of hockey team's bus pleads guilty

Following his appearance on Tuesday, Sidhu and his lawyer, Mark Brayford, spoke with reporters. The man accused in the Humboldt Broncos crash is pleading gu...


Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer, to testify publicly before Congress

He said , "To that end, we are in the process of consulting with Special Counsel Mueller's office". Cohen cooperated with Mueller's investigation after his A...


Trump Cancels Davos Trip Over Democrats' 'Intransigence'

In a tweet Friday, Trump offered his "warmest regards and apologies" to the economic forum. US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he addressed...


Jaguar to Slash 4,500 Jobs in Brexit Slump, Joining Ford in Cuts

In December 2018 , the company refused to comment on reports that it was preparing to cut thousands of jobs in the New Year. Meanwhile, Ford Europe annou...


Turkey's Erdogan snubs Bolton as rift between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies deepens

They are the second batch the administration has re-imposed since Trump withdrew from the accord in May. A meeting between Bolton and Erdogan was never conf...


Manchin: US Has No Better Ally Than Israel

While announcing the legislation, Gibbs and his co-sponsors laid the blame for the shutdown squarely on the shoulders of their Democratic colleagues. Speaking...


Police Seek DNA Where Comatose Woman Gave Birth

A spokesman for Hacienda HealthCare , David Leibowitz, said investigators served a search warrant Tuesday to obtain DNA samples from all male staffers - a day ...


Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke teacher suspended over race controversy

The photograph shows a group of white learners sitting together while their four black classmates sit at a small table near the door. "From the information I ...


Shattered community says final goodbye to 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes

Tuesday's arrest came as Jazmine's funeral was held - her family opted for an open coffin before the ceremony at a Houston church. For those who may have mi...


Taliban Calls Off Peace Talks In Qatar With U.S

That Taliban figure also had said the group was refusing to allow what he called "puppet" Afghan officials to take part in the Doha meetings. A Taliban source...


US Navy veteran Michael White reportedly jailed in Iran since July

The spokesman declined to provide additional information, citing privacy considerations. She added that he had been undergoing treatment for a neck tumor and ...


Luxembourg accepts some of 49 migrants stranded at sea

Thirty-two people were picked up off Libya on 22 December by the Dutch-registered vessel Sea Watch 3, operated by a German humanitarian group, while the Sea-Eye...


Man Charged With Sending Dangerous Parcels To Embassies In Australia

SYDNEY: Australian police have arrested a 48-year-old man for allegedly sending dozens of suspicious packages to embassies and consulates, including the Paki...


Iran has been holding a US Navy veteran since July

It is unclear when the United States was informed of White's arrest but his mother has told reporters that he went missing in July. He had booked a return f...


Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi wins DR Congo presidency, says commission

Fayulu's supporters feared outgoing president Joseph Kabila would rig the vote in favour of his hand-picked candidate, or do a power-sharing deal with Tshiseked...


Vacaville Man Arrested for Allegedly Stealing $10M Winning Lottery Ticket From Roommate

Initially, the victor thought it was worth $10,000. The lucky lottery contestant couldn't contain his excitement. Adul Saosongyang , 35, is said to have made...


Kim Jong Un heads home via train after two-day Beijing visit

A train reportedly carrying Kim left Beijing in the afternoon and is possibly headed back to North Korea , according to the Kyodo news agency. Kim travelle...


Malaysia probes whether China offered to bail out 1MDB in 2016

Malaysia's Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on Tuesday (Jan 8) that the government was unaware of the discussions detailed in the WSJ report. China's ...


Trump claims he's cutting FEMA aid for California wildfires

The tweet states that the president has ordered FEMA to stop sending money "unless they get their act together", which the president calls "unlikely". Another 4...


Norway billionaire's wife Anne-Elisabeth Falkevik Hagen being held for ransom

Police inspector Tommy Broske attends a press conference in Lillestrom, some 20 km north of Oslo, January 9, 2019 on the kidnapping of wife of a Norwegian multi...


Rod Rosenstein Reportedly Leaving Justice Department After AG Confirmation Hearings

The Deputy AG had apparently planned all along to serve for two years. She says he wants to help with the transition to a new attorney general. The deputy a...


Iran behind two assassinations in Netherlands - minister

The Dutch government said the expulsion in June 2018 of two diplomats from the Iranian embassy in the Netherlands had been in retaliation for the murders and th...