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China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says

China in recent years has poured billions of dollars into developing advanced weapons, some of which outclass US weapons, but with an inexperienced military it ...


Israeli student murdered in Australia while on phone with sister

Victoria state Health Minister Jenny Mikakos said there would be an increased police presence in Bundoora, which is frequented by students, to reassure the comm...


Killer giant crocodile ate scientist, 44, alive

Horrified staff at the CV Yosiki Laboratory said they saw a odd shape in the reptile's pool and discovered that it was Ms Tuwo's remains. 'We were afraid t...


Fake Washington Post copies announcing Trump's resignation handed out in Washington, DC

The theme of the hoax publication seems to be imagining a future in which Trump resigns from office. Other headlines state, "Celebrations break out worldwide ...


'You can't blame the parents': Jayme Closs' grandfather appreciates kidnapper's father sympathy

Glynn acknowledged that the complaint contains "a very thorough confession". "It doesn't take a lot to hold a defendant, especially on a case like this". 'Hi. I...


Georgia man arrested in plot to attack White House, authorities say

Attorney Byung J. Pak, all potential threats are under control and the upcoming Super Bowl in Atlanta was not a target of the attacks. The FBI revealed on...


Russian Federation to Japan: control over islands not up for discussion

He said one of Moscow's goals in bilateral cooperation was visa-free travel between the two countries, which could start with Tokyo dropping the visa requir...


US Senate Upholds Lifting Sanctions on Russian's Companies

The result left its fate uncertain even though similar legislation has been introduced in the Democratic-led House of Representatives. A resolution to oppose ...


India's transgender community takes first Kumbh Mela dip

Festival veteran Ganeshanand Bharamachari, from nearby Varanasi, said the Kumbh had grown in popularity in recent years. A tent city with restaurants, roads a...


Manafort claimed to be placing people in Trump administration - filing

Many of their arguments were obscured in the heavily redacted public filing. "The government seeks to seal Attachment A (including its exhibits) and make the ...


China Rips Trudeau’s ‘Irresponsible’ Criticism Of Canadian’s Death Sentence

Members of Schellenberg's family have said the sentence confirms their "worst fears", describing it as "horrific" and "heartbreaking". Schellenberg was detain...


Results of no confidence vote in May expected soon

Theresa May will also participate in the debate and it is expected to last all the way until the vote comes about in the evening. "Voters should be able to h...


Senate Republicans break with Trump on Russian Federation sanctions

Earlier, the second-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives Steny Hoyer called on the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to delay lifting the sanctions ...


Top North Korean diplomat coming to Sweden for talks

In an interview with CBS's "Face the Nation" broadcast on Sunday, Pompeo said the two sides were "working out the details". It was flown to Pyongyang and delive...


Hard Brexit: Sunderland poll shows 70 percent support leaving European Union without deal

The small Northern Irish DUP party, which props up May's minority government and refused to back the deal, said it would still stand behind May in the no-confid...


Airline cabin crew member arrested in Aus drug bust

Two Malindo Air cabin crew have been arrested for allegedly smuggling drugs into Australia. Flight attendants from Malindo Air, a Malaysia-based carrier whi...


New migrant caravan sets out for the US

The group that reached Guatemala yesterday is the first wave of a caravan that could consist of thousands. Trump's demand for billions of dollars to build the...


Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe goes on hunger strike

Last November, Mr Hunt raised the case with Iranian officials during his visit to the Islamic Republic. Britain has said it will not let Zaghari-Ratcliffe's c...


Accused killer of British backpacker Grace Millane pleads not guilty

That appeal means he may yet be publicly identified in New Zealand. Grace Millane's accused killer will face court. Moore repeated warnings to the media and...


US Eyes Taiwan Risk as China’s Military Capabilities Grow

The official said although Xi has made it clear that resolving or making progress on resolving the Taiwan situation is a priority for him, his getting rid of...


Kremlin derides allegations that Trump could work for Moscow

Russian Federation made the offer during talks in Geneva this week, he said. U. The statement comes as German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas plans to arrive in ...


Coalition Troops Are Reported Target in Deadly North Syria Blast

A USA official who declined to be named said four US troops had been killed and three wounded in the blast, which an Islamic State-affiliated site said was th...


Aviation workers say government shutdown 'needlessly risks' safety in the skies

The partial shutdown of the U.S. government could have serious consequences for air safety, according to unions representing aviation workers, which are calling...


Rotating 300 foot ‘crop circle’ appears in river leaving locals baffled

The naturally occurring disk formed over the weekend in Westbrook, Maine on the Presumpscot River, drawing curious onlookers to investigate the odd sight. The ...


Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces 2020 presidential bid on "Late Show"

Born in conservative upstate NY and married to a venture capitalist and banker, Gillibrand started out representing a conservative district in the House of Repr...


'El Chapo' paid $100M bribe to former Mexican President Peña Nieto

Colombian drug trafficker Alex Cifuentes - who claimed he was once El Chapo's right-hand man - told the court he had informed USA prosecutors about the alleged ...


Three children die after climbing into freezer in Florida

Authorities say the deaths are an accident, however, charges may be filed against her. When they opened the chest freezer , they discovered all three childre...


China slams Trudeau remarks on death penalty case

The defendant now has ten days to appeal the courts' death sentence, which was issued on Monday. Hua's comments add to increasingly strained relations between...


Australia: Local councils to conduct citizenship ceremonies

The new code will be formally introduced in the first half of this year, and once official, councils choosing not to hold a citizenship ceremony on Australia Da...


Decision time as British MPs vote on Brexit deal

May said the Brexit date should not be delayed - but did not rule out the prospect. Every MP will have other concerns and issues about the Withdrawal Agreemen...


Donald Trump Personally Pays for Fast Food Feast for Clemson's WH Visit

Bockhorst said on Twitter in response to the photo. Trump's celebration of football and gluttony was mocked Tuesday morning, mainly for his failure to pro...


Toddler in auto seat falls out of moving vehicle

The child's mother was driving the vehicle and returned to the scene once she realized the child was missing. "I'm thankful that the child was ok", Mock said....


Leftist militant Battisti extradited to Italy after arrest in Bolivia

EST) after an overnight flight from Bolivia. By then the Italian ex-militant was nowhere to be found. Giuseppe Conte, the Italian prime minister, said on Su...


Erdogan: Turkey gives U.S. evidence of YPG 'torture' in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country would set up a security zone in northern Syria as suggested by US President Donald Trump as both l...


Iran satellite launch, which US warned against, fails

Earlier this month, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Iran's plans for sending satellites into orbit would violate a 2015 UN Security Council resolutio...


Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rules in 13 states

Federal courts blocked Mr. Trump's initial attempts to get around the mandate earlier this year, saying they were hastily written, so the administration finaliz...


Shots, blast in suspected terror attack at hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya

The explosion at the DusitD2 compound, which includes a 101-room hotel, restaurant and several office buildings housing local and worldwide companies, was heard...


Saudi teen says wants to work for freedom for women

Had she stayed in Saudi Arabia, "I wouldn't have been able to marry the person I wanted". I couldn't get a job without permission'. A Saudi teen who shot to...


China's foreign trade hits historic high in 2018

The surplus stood at a record-high $323.3 billion, compared to $275.8 billion recorded the year before. China's trade surplus with the United States grew by...


Los Angeles Teachers Strike for First Time in Three Decades

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos attacked teachers across the country for going on strike a year ago over their chronically low wages, claiming Oklahoma teache...


Trump denies ever working for Russian Federation, blasts investigators

Many Democratic leaders had been opposed to the idea, but a Washington Post report released over the weekend, which said that the president had "gone to e...


China December exports unexpectedly drop

For the month, imports also unexpectedly contracted, falling 7.6 percent, the biggest decline since July 2016. A large U.S. delegation ended a three-day visit...


Venezuela bondholders say they will not negotiate with Maduro

Vice President Pence wrote earlier this month on Twitter that the US would not recognize the "sham" election that had led Maduro to a second term, while the Tru...


‘Warsaw is wooing Washington’: Chinese media outraged after Huawei executive’s arrest

He has been legally living and working in Poland for a Chinese telecommunication company. This prompted the company's decision to dismiss him, the publication s...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez thinks she got under Trump's skin

The White House fired back with a statement that the president has 'repeatedly condemned racism and bigotry in all forms'. Trump indicated he wasn't aware of he...


Barr Vows To Let Mueller Finish His Russia Work - And Promises 'Transparency'

According to a transcript of his prepared remarks to the Senate Judiciary Committee , William Barr apparently tries to appease the concerns of Democratic l...


Fleeing Saudi woman coming to Canada

A report from the Daily Mail suggested the 18-year-old had been granted asylum in Australia, however, that had not been confirmed by the Federal Government. "...


Congo presidential runner-up asks court to order election recount

Final results are expected to be announced by 15 January 2019. Pro-Kabila parties had passed the 250-seat threshold required to secure a majority in the 500...


Arctic weather system sparks HEAVY SNOW tomorrow -Britain set for COLDEST weekend

The long-range forecast from the Met Office also warns that the end of January and early February have "an increased likelihood of cold weather being establishe...


Major police presence at UPS facility in Gloucester County

Armed officers could be seen crouching behind one of the vehicles. From the footage, it appears at least 20 members of law enforcement were on the scene. "We ca...