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Donald Trump's Elizabeth Warren Video Comment Angers Twitter Users

Some also alleged Trump's tweet was part of a strategy to divert attention from the Mueller probe, which is investigating potential collusion between the Trum...


Zimbabwe's president hikes fuel prices to tackle shortages

Evan Mawarire, a cleric and activist who led anti-government protests in 2016 that shut down major cities, said: "You have cornered us and you leave us no choic...


China sentences Canadian man to death in drug smuggling case

While reviewing the appeal, Liaoning province's high court argued that the Canadian had been part of an global drug smuggling operation and ruled that the initi...


Jayme Closs rescuer: "The stars were aligned"

As Jayme Closs starts her road to recovery following her kidnapping, investigators are trying to piece together what happened during the almost three months she...


Cockpit voice recorder found from crashed Lion Air plane

Ridwan Djamaluddin, a deputy maritime minister, told reporters that the agency investigating the crash that killed 189 people had informed the ministry about th...


Yemen, Iran, Khashoggi murder top Pompeo’s talks in Saudi Arabia

Arriving in Riyadh, Pompeo was greeted at the airport by Adel al-Jubeir, the Saudi minister of state for foreign affairs, Prince Khalid bin Salman, the Saudi am...


Iran: Cargo plane crashes with at least nine on board

The plane went down near Fath airport, near Karaj in the central Iranian province of Alborz. The TV says a fire engulfed the plane immediately after the crash...


Iran protests to Poland over plans for ‘anti-Tehran summit’

On Friday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the United States would hold an worldwide summit in Poland on 13-14 February to discuss cooperation ...


911 call details woman in vegetative state giving birth

The mother could actually lose weight in other places like her face or arms if a fetus is consuming nutrients, Huls added. The 5-minute, 11-second 911 call ...


Poland: Mayor of Gdansk stabbed on stage during charity event

He allegedly shouted to the crowd about the attack being due to his being wrongly imprisoned. Mr Adamowicz suffered very serious abdominal injuries during the...


Trump dodges question on whether he has worked for Russian Federation

Trump made the comments in a telephone interview late on January 12 with Fox News, after The Washington Post reported that the US president "has gone to extra...


Israel claims Syria air strike, says hunt for Hezbollah tunnels over

Eisenkot, who will step down on Tuesday, will be replaced by Maj. In 2018 alone, Israel dropped around 2,000 bombs on alleged Iran-linked targets, Gadi Eisenkot...


White House asked for options to strike Iran

The Wall Street Journal also reported that it was not clear whether the options were provided to the White House, whether President Donald Trump knew of the re...


Grandfather: Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs in 'good spirits' after rescue

Officers arrested 21-year-old Jake Thomas Patterson minutes later based on Jayme's description of his vehicle. An empty box of female adult diapers found on t...


Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez

She is threatening to primary Democrats who are insufficiently enamored with her socialist vision of America. She's pro-labor, pro-equality, supports taxing the...


GOP Emboldened Steve King To Use White Nationalist Rhetoric — CNN's Don Lemon

King may not be too far off-base. The context of the comment, King said, was obscured in the article. "When people with opinions similar to King's open thei...


Trump threatens to ‘devastate’ Turkey if Kurds are attacked

Islamic State militants are "living their final moments" in the last enclave they hold near the Iraqi border, where USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) ...


Shooting near Utah mall possibly gang related

Two people are injured, and three suspects are wanted following a shooting at the Fashion Place Mall on Sunday afternoon. The two victims, a man and a wom...


Greek Defence Minister Resigns Ahead Of Macedonia Name Vote

A Greek government spokeswoman said the timeline for possible North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ratification will be clarified next week. New Democracy on Su...


Rain continues, more snow possible Sunday night

The energy will begin to sift to the new and stronger low out to the east. The snowfall in Chicago lasted until early Sunday , with wind gusts reaching up to 2...


Jayme Closs' grandfather says family doesn't know suspect Jake Thomas Patterson

One aunt, Jennifer Smith, posted on Facebook Saturday that it was great to know Jayme was next to her all night and that it was a "great feeling to have her hom...


US Shutdown Sets Record as Trump Tweets into Void

Asked by Fox News why he did not immediately declare a national emergency to secure the funds without congressional approval, Mr Trump said he wanted to give ...


Steve Buscemi’s wife, Jo Andres, filmmaker and choreographer, dies age 64

The pair has a 29-year-old son named Lucian , as well. The family reportedly began the funeral procession from their home with multiple of Buscemi's costars,...


1 dead, 4 in critical condition at mass overdose in California house

A person affiliated with the house where the overdoses occurred called 911 on Saturday morning at around 9:12 a.m local time. California authorities believe...


White House asked Pentagon for options to strike Iran

The State Department did not comment on the report. The Journal reported that it wasn't clear whether Trump knew about, or was provided with, the plans for po...


US approves child marriage immigration cases

Some of the cases spotlighted by the AP involve a 49-year-old man who applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl, and a 71-year-old man who was approved for a...


Sen. Coons: Trump's 'Closeness' to Putin Is 'Alarming'

Trump also wrote that those who initiated the investigations, mostly former FBI leaders he has fired for "very bad reasons", did it with "no reason and no proof...


McCarthy Says 'Action' Will Be Taken Against Rep. King

King has insisted he is an advocate for "Western civilization", not white supremacy or white nationalism. "I have a scheduled meeting with him on Monday", he ...


Bus driver saves toddler wandering alone on freeway overpass

The temperature was below freezing and Ivic knew she had to stop her bus and save the baby boy, who was less than 1 year old, MCTS said . Ivic stopped her bu...


Sudan protesters urge Darfur demos as new rallies planned

In previous weeks the protests began only after sundown. "It's like a cat and mouse game", a witness said. In a separate incident, witnesses said hundreds o...


Brexit: PM warns of 'catastrophic breach of trust'

However, Corbyn's priority is to force a national election and he said he would propose a vote of confidence in the government "soon" if May loses on Tuesday. "...


News Australian teen dies in Austrian avalanche

He was on a skiing holiday with his family when he was buried by the avalanche as his parents and brother looked on helplessly, according to reports. The 16-y...


USA military announces start of troop withdrawal from Syria

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , which monitors the conflict in Syria through a network of activists on the ground, said the withdrawal ...


Authorities Identify Deceased Suspect in Davis Officer Natalie Corona's Murder

The Sacramento Bee reports that court documents show Limbaugh was charged and convicted in a battery case last fall, and he agreed in November to surrender th...


World Bank to pick new president by mid-April

This week, Jim Yong Kim , bank president, shocked nearly everyone by stepping down three years early. Under an unwritten agreement, the United States, which ...


West Bank: Israelis, Palestinians separated by wall on road

If built, the planned neighborhood would leave the city entirely surrounded by Jewish settlements. With the blanket support of the current United States admin...


Steve King's Comments on White Nationalism Earn Rebuke

In November, King drew a strong rebuke from the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee after making a string of comments and retweets rel...


Greece flags German war reparation claim

During her visit in the Greek capital, the first in five years, Ms. Merkel said she expects Greece would be able to return to financial markets after it e...


Trump concealed details from meetings with Putin

Tillerson had said at the time at a news conference after the two-hour meeting that Trump and Putin covered the war in Syria and other subjects. President ...


Myanmar Reuters journalists to hear appeal decision

At the time of their arrest , they had been working on a story about a massacre of ten Rohingya Muslim men and boys in Rakhine state, allegedly by govern...


Government shutdown is now longest ever in U.S. history

The National Federation of Federal Employees , National Association of Government Employees, the National Weather Service Employees Organization and the Inte...


Brexit: Jeremy Hunt says UK Parliament won’t allow no deal

A momentum activist, Michael Chessum, spokesperson for the leftwing anti-Brexit campaign Another Europe is Possible, said that if Labour won the confidence vote...


More snow to fall Friday night

Kansas City, Missouri, Shawnee Mission and Blue Valley public schools canceled all Saturday activities ahead of the expected winter weather. Much of the day w...


Storm dumps snow on Midwest; at least 5 dead in crashes

Michael Fuehne, left, and David Fellner Jr., both of Belleville, strain as they push the auto of Billy Brownlee out of a pile of snow after Brownlee went sidewa...


Wisconsin bus driver rescues child

A Milwaukee bus driver rescued a barefoot baby boy running alone near a highway, clad only in a onesie in freezing temperatures. Ivic-Drobnjak stops her bus...


Julián Castro, former Obama Cabinet member, announces 2020 presidential run

The 44-year-old, who rose to national prominence with an electrifying keynote speech at the 2012 Democratic convention , seems set to become the second high-...


After Jayme Closs' safe return, question is: Why?

Jayme has since reunited with her aunt and other relatives, authorities stated. Jayme Closs , 13, has told authorities since her escape on Thursday that ...


Venezuela President Maduro sworn in for second term

Maduro, a 56-year-old former bus driver and Chavez's hand-picked successor, took the helm of government after narrowly winning election following Chavez's 2...


Female Police Officer Investigating Traffic Collision Shot, Critically Injured in Davis

Corona later died at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. Officials say Corona graduated from the Sacramento Police Department's training academy in July an...


Desantis Replacing Sheriff Scott Israel Over Parkland

Effective immediately, I am officially suspending Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel for his repeated failures, incompetence and neglect of duty. They touted...