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Michael Cohen, by turns lawyer and witness, becomes an inmate

The relationship began to sour after FBI agents raided Cohen's office in April 2018 as part of an investigation that grew out of Special Counsel Robert Mueller'...


Top China trade negotiator to visit United States as tariffs threat looms

The prospects of an escalation rather than a resolution of the spat between the USA and China has seen the yen gain in recent days, with the currency up 0.2 per...


Russian plane 'did not dump fuel' before deadly crash landing

Russian Federation sees no reason to ground its domestically produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft despite one of the planes bursting into flames during a ...


Egg Thrown at Australian PM Scott Morrison While Campaigning in Albury

Moments after the shocking incident, Mr Morrison was seen massaging his head where the egg had struck. Make sure you download the Triple M app on iTunes o...


Blast at popular Pakistani shrine kills at least five people, wounds 24

Lahore police chief Ghazanfar Ali said police officers were the apparent target of bombing outside the shrine. TV footage from the scene showed a damaged pol...


Trump taxes show losses of $1.7 billion over decade

While the report did not include information on the Trump tax returns requested by Democrats in Congress, it did add previously unknown context to the presi...


Iran to announce partial withdrawal from nuclear deal

The other signatories to the deal - European powers Germany , France and Britain - and Russian Federation and China remain committed to it. Restarting en...


House Judiciary Committee schedules vote to hold William Barr in contempt

The statement comes as House of Representatives Democrats are threatening to hold Barr in contempt for not giving them a full, unredacted version of the Muell...


Sandra Bland recorded controversial 2015 arrest from cell phone

Bland, a black 28-year-old from suburban Chicago, was found dead in jail on July 13, 2015. New cellphone video has emerged revealing that Sandra Bland rec...


Liu He to visit U.S. as tariffs threat looms

And while some market analysts still expect the countries to clinch a deal , others think Mr. Trump's aggressive rhetoric is unlikely to sway the Chinese. For ...


Venezuelan Court Asks Pro-Gov't Assembly to Allow Prosecution of Opposition Lawmakers

These "radicals" include Antonio Ledezma who uses the euphemism "humanitarian intervention" to refer to military intervention, Ellner observed. To encourage a r...


UK concedes it must hold EU election amid Brexit delay

Tory MPs are powerless to remove Mrs May following a failed bid to boot her out as leader in December past year, led by Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg - but the grass ...


Pelosi Says Trump ‘Is Goading Us To Impeach Him’

These are not trivial or political questions - they go to the wellspring of our democracy. The Democratic presidential candidate went to the Senate floor on...


A sixth U.S. state enacts 'heartbeat' abortion ban

The "heartbeat" bill will go into effect at the beginning of next year. However, abortion advocates are warning about expanding "abortion deserts", described ...


7 injured, 2 arrested in Colorado school shooting

Police and sheriff's deputies were on scene nearly immediately, she said. Police are still searching the school, but do not believe there are any other suspec...


Wall Street slides as US-China trade fears rise

Stocks sank sharply Tuesday as investors fretted that delicate trade talks between the US and China could collapse. While Trump's threat to raise tariffs on...


Authorities: Woman pulls gator from trousers during stop

The Charlotte County Sheriffs Office made an interesting discovery after a traffic stop on Oil Well Road. # p #3_8 # ad skipped = NULL #. Deputies stopped a...


Treasury Refuses to Release Trump's Taxes: 'Lack of Legislative Purpose'

Neal, citing a statute that gives the chairman of House Ways and Means the authority to obtain any individual's tax return, had demanded six years of Mr. "What'...


Boeing admits knowing of 737 Max problem

Boeing said that senior company leadership was not involved in the review of the aircraft and first became aware of this issue in the aftermath of the Lion Air ...


Mueller 'should not testify' before Congress

Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said earlier that the department has "taken extraordinary steps to accommodate the House Judiciary Committee's reques...


Brexit deal prospects in doubt in 'bad faith' spat

It came as the Prime Minister was reeling from the Tories' worst hammering in local elections in nearly a quarter of a century, losing more than 1,300 seats in ...


'Decision to rerun Istanbul elections based on law'

Howard Eissenstat, a Turkey expert at the nonprofit Project for Middle East Democracy and a Middle East history scholar at St. Lawrence University in NY, said...


Australian PM Morrison egged on election campaign trail

A NSW Police spokeswoman said the woman was in custody following the incident. Morrison himself shared a word of compassion for the lady, who was accident...


Senior Trump adviser uses fake video to defend Israel's attacks on Gaza

Israeli intelligence says a misfired Palestinian rocket killed them. Donald Trump Jr. called increasing anti-Israel sentiment within the Democratic party ...


Myanmar journalists: Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are freed

The chief of Insein prison, Zaw Zaw, confirmed that the two were among 6,520 prisoners given a blanket pardon by President Win Myint, according to AP. The repor...


PM to visit cyclone-hit areas of Odisha Tomorrow

Still, the cyclone created scenes of devastation across Odisha, the Indian coastal state that is home to 46 million people. Twenty one out of the 29 fatalit...


Global Markets In Tailspin After Trump Reignites Trade War

Mr Trump tweeted, "The Trade Deal with China continues, but too slowly, as they attempt to renegotiate. No!" Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said in March that...


Ex-prosecutors: Trump would’ve been charged if not president

Pelosi has charged that the attorney-general lied to Congress, adding: "That's a crime". Mueller's team, though, wrote that they determined not to make a "t...


Israel Comes to a Standstill on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ceremonies were held at schools, public institutions and army bases across the country to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day. A wreath-laying ceremony at t...


Michael Cohen reports to prison

Cohen asked in an interview with The New Yorker. "He's going to what I like to refer to as 'Jewish heaven, '" said Larry Levine, founder of Wall Street Prison...


US Downplays North Korean Missile Launches

Kim said last month that he would be willing to hold another summit with Trump if the United States changes its hard-line stance on sanctions relief. "North K...


US deploying carrier to Middle East to deter Iran

The Trump administration has dispatched an aircraft carrier group to the Middle East in order to demonstrate USA resolve to the Iranian regime, national secur...


U.S. to Impose Higher Tariffs on Chinese Exports

The US treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin , and trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, held talks with China's vice-premier, Liu He, in Beijing last week. ...


House Judiciary schedules vote to hold Barr in contempt of Congress

Representative David Cicilline, a Democrat on Nadler's panel, says lawmakers could exercise their little-used authority to act outside the court system and fine...


Police search for 5-year-old kidnapped 'by three Hispanic men'

According to police, Maleah, her stepfather and her 2-year-old brother were reportedly abducted by three Hispanic males Friday night in north Houston while th...


Moscow vows to expand cooperation with Tehran despite U.S. sanctions threat

China has rejected United States pressure and promised to continue imports, with other countries, including Turkey, India and South Korea urging the USA to reco...


Boeing Didn’t Tell Airlines That Safety Alert Wasn’t On

The US aircraft manufacturer said that it has taken on $1 billion in additional costs due to the worldwide grounding of its global 737 MAX fleet following the...


Brazil's Bolsonaro Cancels New York Trip Amid Backlash

Bolsonaro spokesman General Otavio Rego Barros said in a statement the president would not be attending the dinner due to "the resistance and deliberate att...


Bernie Sanders: Trump 'Right' To Sit Down with North Korea

He added, "I look at Joe, I don't know about him". Sanders, however, echoed Biden's words from a fundraiser in SC that he wants the 2020 campaign to focus on ...


Ramadan 2019: Date, Significance And Traditions of The Holy Month of Fasting

During Ramadan , they are required not only to refrain from eating and drinking from dawn to dusk, but also to curb all negative emotions like anger and prove ...


Trump to hike tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods

Trump had earlier cited good progress in trade talks and praised his relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Trump also raised the possibility of impo...


Harry and Meghan reportedly looking for a holiday home in California

Of course she's nervous like any first-time mum but she and Harry can't wait". Speaking to CBS News, the Mrs Arbiter said: "A lot of people like to say I don'...


Palestinians say truce reached with Israel to end deadly escalation

Two were confirmed as Israeli, the army said. Israel said its strikes were in response to Hamas and Islamic Jihad firing some 690 rockets or mortars across ...


EU and Britain condemn U.S. oil and nuclear sanctions on Iran

Iran, they said, continues to be in full compliance with the agreement's terms which limits the country's nuclear research, noting that the International Atomic...


Trump to hike tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese goods

In the announcement on Twitter , Trump said that talks to secure a trade deal with China are continuing, but are moving "too slowly". Trump imposed duties ...


Let's make a Brexit deal, UK PM May tells Labour opposition

May's Conservatives lost more than a thousand seats on English local councils that were up for re-election, and Labour, which would typically aim to gain hund...


Trump Rages Against House Democrats: ‘Mueller Should Not Testify’

In a Twitter rant, Trump accused Democrats of "looking for a redo because they hated seeing the strong NO COLLUSION conclusion". Cicilline called the agreemen...


Papadopoulos doubts woman probing for intelligence was FBI

The FBI sent Turk to London as part of its "Crossfire Hurricane" investigation of the Trump campaign. The president might have been responding to Fox News' ...


Burning Aeroflot plane lands in Moscow, at least five people injured

The stricken plane was clearly visible from the main terminals at the airport in the north of Moscow. Initial reports on Russian media suggest all passengers ...


Million in North Korea Faces Food Crisis After Bad Harvest

WFP spokesman Herve Verhoosel told a press conference in Geneva that "10.1 million people [in North Korea] suffer from severe food insecurity, meaning they do ...