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Salad Comb: Amy Klobuchar Reportedly Ate Salad With Comb

What happened next was typical: Ms. Klobuchar berated her aide instantly for the slip-up. Democratic Senator and presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has ...


Blizzard conditions close Kansas highways

As warmer air moves in, freezing rain will switch to rain Saturday afternoon. Clouds increasing Tuesday with the risk of snow during the afternoon and at night....


Afghanistan: Civilian deaths at record high in 2018

The uptick in violence in 2018 coincides with a significant increase in the number of deaths caused by the "deliberate targeting of civilians", according to the...


Russia extends detention of ex-U.S. marine held for spying - RIA

If Paul Whelan were to be convicted of espionage, he could face up to 20 years behind bars. Whelan has not been formally charged, and the Moscow court chose to ...


British spy chief made secret visit to Israel amid Iran nuclear activity

Iran remains within caps on the level to which it can enrich uranium and its stock of enriched uranium in accordance with the nuclear accord, reads the Friday ...


Labour Party says May's Brexit vote delay is reckless

It follows negotiations with Labour MP John Mann, who is understood to have assured Mrs May privately that the measures would induce a "substantial" number of h...


Mueller Report Could be Delivered Next Week

This comes after reports claimed Barr is set to announce the completion of the special counsel probe as early as next week. During the recent confirmation pro...


300 cars burnt in fire at Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru

Firefighters responded but were driven back as tires and gas tanks on the cars exploded. Forest fires tend to ravage large swathes of Bandipur National Park f...


Biman Bangladesh flight makes emergency landing after passenger acts suspiciously

The airline's general manager says the Boeing 737 aircraft was scheduled to go from Dhaka to Dubai via Chittagong. Police and Rapid Action Battalion of Bang...


May Pledges Brexit Vote by March 12 in Another Play for Time

She has promised to update parliament on her efforts on Tuesday and either put the new deal to a fresh vote of MPs or allow them on Wednesday to debate their ...


European Union chief, British PM May to hold Brexit talks in Egypt

On Feb. 24 - 25, heads of states or governments from the EU and the AL are to convene in Sharm el-Sheikh for the first ever EU-AL summit. Sisi will host the t...


Saudi Arabia Names a Princess as Ambassador to Washington

Princess Reema bint Bandar, ex-chief of Saudi multi-sports federation, is a graduate in museology from a U.S. university. Prince Khalid bin Salman, a son of t...


Public thanked by officers after Sheffield flypast

Relatives of the aircrew and thousands of people from across Britain paid their respects as the planes roared over the memorial at about 08:45 GMT. Mr Foulds ...


Iran launches cruise missiles in naval war games in Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian military official also noted the war game also includes missile launches for the first time. Named Fateh (conqueror), the submarine was inaugurated ...


Ireland publishes no-deal Brexit bill it hopes it won’t need

The Omnibus Bill, which will be fast-tracked through the Oireachtas, is created to support businesses and jobs affected by a no-deal and secure ongoing access t...


Another Labour MP quits party in protest against 'anti-Semitism'

Khalid Mahmood, Labour MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, called Mr Austin's decision to quit the party "very sad". Mr Austin, whose constituency overwhelmingly vo...


German halt in Saudi arms sales hurting United Kingdom industry

In London , Britain s foreign ministry confirmed a letter had been sent but did not give details because it was "private". Germany imposed restrictions to ...


USA prosecutors say no leniency needed for Trump ex-aide Manafort

Manafort, 69, pleaded guilty in the special counsel's investigation September 14, 2018, on charges related to political consulting he did in Ukraine. Manafort...


JKLF Chairman Yasin Malik, over 100 others detained in occupied Kashmir

Though police termed the detentions as routine saying that leaders and potential stone pelters have been picked up in the past, officials privy to the developme...


Mueller Files 800-Page Sentencing Memo For Paul Manafort

It was publicly released Saturday after a judge had a chance to review and approve proposed redactions of sensitive information. Mueller cited his office's pr...


Dozens killed in fire that ravaged Bangladesh shopping district

Md Jashim Uddin Liton, co-owner of dispensary Haidar Medical Hall, said four people including a woman and a child were killed inside the dispensary during the f...


Trump Denies Reversal of Syria Troop Decision

A senior US administration official said on Friday Washington would leave about 400 USA troops split between two Syrian regions, a reversal by President Do...


Kim Jong Un Begins Train Journey To Hanoi For Summit With Trump

Trump and Kim will meet in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi , eight months after their historic summit in Singapore in June - the first between a sitting USA pres...


Catalonia protesters block 11 highways

Riot police briefly clashed with pro-independence Catalan protesters in Barcelona on Thursday while other activists burned tires and blocked highways across n...


Buhari defeats Atiku in Obasanjo's polling unit

More than 72 million Nigerians were eligible to vote in this election as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term in Africa's most populous nation and l...


Showdown looms as Venezuela opposition to confront border troops over aid

Juan Guaido, recognised by most Western nations as the country's legitimate head of state, defied court orders not to leave Venezuela by arriving on Friday in...


Sudan President Omar al-Bashir declares state of emergency

Al Jazeera's Hiba Morgan, reporting from Khartoum, said it would likely become increasingly hard for protesters to continue their demonstrations as the state of...


France's Macron Says Anti-Zionism Is a Form of Anti-Semitism

Macron's comments come a day after French lawmakers introduced a bill equating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism. Earlier Wednesday, Rivlin spoke with Finkiel...


UNSC condemns Pulwama attack, rebuffs Indias efforts to implicate Pakistan

India captain Virat Kohli broke his silence on the issue of playing Pakistan in the ICC World Cup after he was quizzed on the topic at the press conference ah...


Bootleg liquor kills over 40 on Assam tea plantation

The first victims died on Thursday, the administrator of the Golaghat district in Assam, Dhiren Hazarika, is quoted as saying by Agence France-Press. At least...


California parents to 13 children plead guilty to multiple charges, including torture

David and Louise Turpin's plea came more than a year after their teenage daughter jumped out of a window at the residence and used a cell phone to alert aut...


Trump picks Kelly Craft for United Nations ambassador after Nikki Haley

Craft made headlines shortly after assuming her post in Canada when she told Canadian Broadcasting Corp. Craft is set to succeed Nikki Haley , pending Senat...


White House Launches Global Initiative to Decriminalize Homosexuality

FILE - U.S. Ambassador Richard Grenell is pictured in Berlin, Germany, May 8, 2018. Muslim-majority countries in Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia su...


1 killed, 12 hurt in aid standoff on Venezuela-Brazil border

Branson postponed a planned space test flight by his Virgin Galactic company in California to come to Cucuta for the concert that he and a Colombian entrepreneu...


Powerful 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Peru-Ecuador Border

There was no risk of a tsunami being triggered, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, and there were no initial reports of casualties or damage. Emer...


Bernie Sanders slams Howard Schultz for being a billionaire

I think what has to happen right now - I think there are serious questions about the recent election". Though an independent, progressive Sanders caucuses wit...


China has banned imports of Australian coal, shocking the AU Dollar

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg warned against jumping to conclusions and repeatedly insisted the Australia-China relationship was still strong. In addition to ...


Tucker Carlson berates Dutch historian who accused him of taking dirty money

The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur , Ana Kasparian , and guest Steve Hofstetter reacted to the leaked and unaired heated exchange between Carlson and his gues...


Shamima Begum: Danny Dyer challenged to fight by 'ex-marine' over support

Begum's family has written directly to Javid, asking him to help bring her newborn son to Britain. Global law prevents a government from rendering a person ...


A Woman Died After Eating Mushrooms at a Michelin-Starred Restaurant

Morchellas, also known as true morels , are considered a delicacy in France. Health inspectors are looking to find out whether the mushrooms were prepared pr...


Seven children from Syrian refugee family killed in house fire in Halifax

The others were Rana, 3; Hala, 4; Ghala, 8; Mohammed, 10; and Rola, 12. Natalie Horne, of the organization that sponsored the Barho family, spoke through tear...


US to leave 200 American peacekeepers in Syria after pullout

In a surprise declaration , Trump in December said the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( ISIL , also known as ISIS) group had been defeated in Syria and o...


Trump Challenges U.S. Companies to Speed Work on 5G Networks

However, the sudden spur of the President's tweets in support of the next-gen wireless telecom advancements was sneered at, as 6G technology does not exist, y...


Three Tory MPs quit party to join Independent Group over Brexit

The departure of the three MPs has reduced the government's working majority to nine MPs, and Ms Allen claimed there were "absolutely" other colleagues "keen" t...


Pulwama aftermath: SC orders Centre, 11 states to take care of Kashmiris

The top court further directed the chief secretary, DGP of 11 states and Delhi Police chief to take immediate action in cases of assault on Kashmiris and othe...


The four cores of the Greater Bay Area

Macau will be an worldwide tourism city and a platform for trade with Portuguese speaking countries such as Brazil. The road map calls for Hong Kong to build...


Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit

On Monday, Saudi Arabia ordered the release of about 2,100 Pakistani prisoners from its jails, according to Pakistan's information minister. The crown princ...


Iran claims Pakistan role in bombing

At least 27 members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards travelling on a bus in the southeast of the country were killed in a suicide bombing on Wednesday. Beside...


IS on brink of defeat in Syria enclave

The United Kingdom has refused to take back their citizens who joined the Islamic State and has reportedly stripped them of their citizenships. The group has ...


Microsoft detects hacking attacks targetting Europe democracy groups

It says the attack is an "ongoing effort" to target democratic organisations. European leaders are on high alert for potential cyberattacks ahead of major ...