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Immigrant rights leader Ravi Ragbir released from ICE detention

District Judge Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York said it was wrong for Ragbir to be taken into custody on January 11 when he went in for ...


Trump calls North Korea leadership 'depraved'

Matsegora explained that current U.N. Security Council sanctions allowed North Korea to import 540,000 tons of crude oil through a single, aging pipeline fr...


Super Eagles to battle hosts Morocco in CHAN final

The Salisu boys comfortably holds the mid-field in the first have with a lead of 52% to the Sudanese 45%. Awaiting them in Sunday's final at the tournament fo...


RNC chair says she'll return Wynn money if he's found guilty

Wynn was among the organizers of a Trump fundraiser this month at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, to celebrate the anniversary of the inauguration...


Deepika had no clue who Rani Padmini was before 'Padmaavat'!

Like me, others also have the right to express their thoughts. They concluded the letter by saying, "so people who feel like a "vagina" after watching Padmaav...


Boris Becker weighs in on Bernard Tomic's future

World No.14 Nick Kyrgios will spearhead the Australian team. Former world No.17 Tomic quit I'm A Celebrity... after three nights in the South African jung...


Kent's super blue moon

Those living in the US, Alaska and Hawaii will see a pre-dawn " super blue blood moon ", and will enjoy the best view of this lunar eclipse . The wonderful...


Palestinian activists expel USA delegation from Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce and Industry

According to local media, Abu Naim - a high school student - was shot at point blank range. A spokeswoman for the Israeli military said, "Violent riots are ta...


U.S. network airlines praise Qatar deal

The Partnership for Open & Fair Skies has been working with the US government for close to three years to address the more than $50 billion in rule breaking sub...


USA missile test off Kauai reportedly failed

The Missile Defence Agency, which manages USA missile defence systems, issued a statement saying the interceptor was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Fac...


US Confident in Olympics Security Despite N. Korea Tensions

Earlier in January , the Trump administration was said to be weighing the possibility of striking North Korean targets, with United States officials in disagree...


House Intelligence Committee votes to release Trump investigation memo

House Democrats have portrayed the memo's release as a political ploy, created to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Tru...


White House Will Release Nunes Memo 'Quick,' Kelly Says

The House Intelligence Committee voted on partisan lines on Monday to release it. Rosenstein, who is supervising special counsel Robert Mueller III's invest...


San Francisco to Throw Out Thousands of Pot Convictions

California, where pot shops opened around the state this month, was the sixth state to allow recreational marijuana, following Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Ala...


Zarif: US President resorts to "fake evidence" to spread Iranophobia

Haley is seeking to persuade the Security Council to take action against Iran, possibly by imposing sanctions, but will likely face opposition from Russian Fede...


Qantas operates first US-Australia biofuels flight

Both Qantas and Agrisoma plan, however, to work with Australian farmers so that by the year 2020 the first commercial aviation biofuel crop to be ready. F...


Sydney seaplane 'should not have been where it was'

Sydney Seaplanes chief executive Aaron Shaw said in response to the report that its key question was why the plane was flying in a bay surrounded by steep terra...


Russia's Spy Chief Visited Washington Amid Publication of 'Kremlin List'

Anatoly Antonov speaking on Russian TV channel Rossiya 1. A January 2017 USA intelligence report concluded that Russian Federation conducted an influence camp...


Navy releases five more videos of 'unsafe' intercept by Russian jet

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert added that the US noted with the "highest level of concern the latest incident of unsafe Russian military practices...


Michelle Obama Finally Explains Awkward Gift Exchange With the Trumps

For one thing, after their black SUV pulled up to the White House, Donald Trump got out and walked up the steps alone to meet the Obamas, leaving Melania behi...


Gov. Baker files bill to provide funding for hurricane evacuee education

But U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) said almost a third of residents still don't even have electricity and denounced FEMA's plan on the Senate floor , calling i...


Hamas leader dead after 'accidental' gunshot to head

Department of State since 1997 . It quoted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as saying the designations "target key terrorist groups and leaders - including...


One dead as train carrying Republicans to party retreat hits truck

Congress from Washington to a retreat in West Virginia collided with a garbage truck in Crozet, Virginia, U.S. January 31, 2018 . Nobody on the train, includin...


Prosecutors drop bribery case against Sen. Bob Mendendez

All that said, justice today is better than continuing on to inevitable acquittals on the remaining counts. Federal prosecutors announced Wednesday that they ...


Gowdy, Who Rose To Conservative Fame With Benghazi Hearings, Set To Retire

The real reason why Gowdy is retiring is that he doesn't want to be in the House minority on the Intelligence Committee when Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) takes over ...


Kenya's Odinga Planning to Declare Himself 'President', Govt Warns It's Treason

Kenyatta was inaugurated in November, and Kenya Attorney-General Githu Muigai warned that an opposition group swearing in a president who's not officially been ...


Roads near Graduate Hotel at U of M closed for police incident

Police say the standoff has been happening for a few hours. A man leans out a window in a building where a suspect has been in a standoff with police for over...


Nawaz's counsel asks SC more time in Article 62 case

While Mr Sharif did not appear before the Supreme Court that started hearing of a case to determine the period of disqualification of lawmakers, the former ...


Blacks Wear Kente To Fight Trump?

Even given that today the black rate of unemployment in the U.S.is almost double the rate of white unemployment, it would be very hard to beat the record rate o...


Deputy Director McCabe hanging up his G-Man suit

According to the Wall Street Journal , the Deputy Director's wife, Jill McCabe, launched a Senate bid as a Democrat in Virginia in 2015 and received donations ...


Stormy Daniels gave the weirdest interview ever last night

President Trump's marriage has been under a media microscope lately, after the Wall Street Journal reported that Trump's personal lawyer brokered a $130,00...


ICC launches probe into suspicious UAE league cricket match

After the reaching for the competition in UAE, the left-hand batsman realised that this just an amateur level event, which did not include any major officials. ...


House intel panel votes to 'release the memo' in partisan vote

The decision now rests on President Trump to make any objections before the memo can be released. The Republican memo , which was made available to all m...


CDC director resigns after report on tobacco stock purchase

Brenda Fitzgerald , the director of the CDC, has come under scrutiny for other conflicts of interest, such as owning stock in five other tobacco companies-Reyn...


Body found in Fairfax County park positively identified as Jholie Moussa, 16

Police in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. say they're investigating a 17-year-old person of interest after identifying a body found in a Virginia park Friday as...


Appeals Court rules against government surveillance law

Human rights group Liberty , which represented Watson in the case, said Tuesday's ruling meant parts of the Investigatory Powers Act - dubbed the " Snoop...


Thieves try to steal 4000kg of oranges

In a weird incident, police in Seville, Spain , pulled over two cars filled to the brim with stolen oranges . They charged the five people - a couple, the...


Kenya: Raila Odinga takes symbolic oath

On Monday, Linus Kaikai, chairman of the Kenya Editors' Guild, said editors had been warned by the authorities that they could be shut down if they covered the ...


BST Festival 2018: Paul Simon to headline with farewell London show

Now, Simon and his reps haven't 100% confirmed that the London show will indeed be Paul's last live concert, but the verbiage " The Farewell Performance " inste...


Stormy Daniels highlights the State of the Union aftershow

Show me what he did to you with these, ' Kimmel asked her. Her publicist hasn't answered questions about the statement . "When asked why, Trump said, 'Be...


Globalisation and automation increase reliance on public sector jobs

While automation might remove some mundane and repetitive jobs, it can also make a significant contribution to upskilling employees. He said: "Many manufactur...


Trump says he'll '100%' release Nunes' FBI memo

Speaker Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin, who has backed the memo's release, tried to tamp down expectations about its contents on Tuesday. The panel also vot...


Pope asks Vatican abuse expert to review new information on Chilean bishop

The controversy around Bishop Barros dominated his trip to Chile and Peru earlier this month where he hugged and defended the bishop. Speaking to reporters on...


Second-hand store find unveils top-secret Australian documents

The Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet says it has initiated an urgent investigation into the cabinet's disposal. The cabinets were sold by a furnitur...


Mattis praises US-Qatar defense relations during bilateral talks

The US secretaries of state and defense on Tuesday called on all sides in the dispute over Qatar to calm tensions among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) membe...


Volkswagen, Daimler & BMW sponsored exhaust experiments, say German media

Before the Nazis killed millions of European Jews, Sinti and Roma, and homosexuals in concentration camp gas chambers with Zyklon B, they murdered many thousand...


Trump denies New York Times report he tried to fire Mueller

White House lawyer Ty Cobb, who is representing the presidency in the Mueller probe, declined comment, citing respect for special counsel. "Fake news, folks. ...


Documents: Mesa man was person of interest in Vegas shooting

Asked about the release of the names on Tuesday, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told the Review-Journal, "If you've got it, publish it". Haig told Newswe...


Some Pakistan supporters are disrupting situation in Kasganj, says Vinay Katiyar

However, Singh's posts were not available on his Facebook profile on Tuesday morning. The same thing happened in Khailam in Bareilly . He also posted a cla...


Outrage sparks over Pico Rivera councilman's anti-veteran rant

Thousands of people have watched - including El Rancho Unified School District administrators who confirm it is the voice of history teacher Gregory Salcido. A ...