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Donald Trump-PM Modi speak over phone, discuss political crisis around world

An emergency has now been declared in the Maldives. "Both leaders expressed concern about the political crisis in Maldives and [talked about] the importance o...


Trump to Democrats: 'No memo for you!'

McGahn said the president would be willing to reconsider the release of the memo if the committee decides to revise it "to mitigate the risks" identified by t...


Trump tells Israel it will have to make 'hard compromises for peace'

An Israeli newspaper is quoting President Donald Trump as saying his recognition of Jerusalem as the country's capital was one of his biggest moves thus far as ...


Trump signs budget deal, ending government shutdown

The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) had directed federal agencies to prepare for a lapse in funding. In two subsequent morning tweets , he ...


Sri Lanka build lead in second Bangladesh Test

Dananjaya finished with 5-24 to take his match haul to eight wickets while experienced Rangana Herath claimed 4-49. Herath took four wickets in the second inn...


Second Trump admin official resigns after allegations of domestic abuse

The president said he was sad to learn of the allegations, but added: "As you probably know, he says he's innocent". Trump and his aides have dismissed the al...


India vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: India win by 124 runs

Talking about his 34th ton Virat said it was special for him as it came in hard batting conditions. Then wickets kept falling, I made a decision to hit out, bec...


More than 220 civilians killed as Syria continues air strikes

Heather Nauert , a spokeswoman for the State Department, said the U.S.is "extremely concerned" about escalating violence in rebel-held areas in the northwestern...


S. Korean, DPRK athletes march together as Winter Olympics opens

North Korea's decision to participate has eased tensions after months of saber rattling and missile and nuclear tests that have raised fears it's closer-than-e...


Winter Olympics opening ceremony sees historic handshake

The delegation's visit is the diplomatic high point of a sudden warming of ties across the Demilitarized Zone that divides the peninsula, triggered by the Pyeo...


Gianluigi Buffon makes 500th Juventus league appearance

Jordan Veretout went up to take the spot-kick but after a three-minute viewing referee Marco Guida instead made a decision to award the visitors a free-kick for...


Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators tossed from Olympics opening ceremony

The four senior DPRK delegates will have a meeting and lunch with President Moon on Saturday, according to South Korea's presidential Blue House. At the ...


Snow will be heaviest during afternoon, evening

Chicago could get around a foot of snow - 8 to 14 inches - by late Friday, plus 4 more inches through the weekend, forecasters said. Visibility will also li...


Start-up guru Mahesh Murthy held; cops say technical arrest

I am told it was a procedural technical arrest and I have already been released on surety", he wrote in one of his messages. Start-up investor and managing pa...


Mike Pence didn't snub North Koreans deliberately, officials say

In January 1968, Kim Yo Jong's grandfather, founding North Korean president Kim Il Sung, sent a squad of North Korean commandos to Seoul who tried unsuccess...


Pakistan Taliban commander killed in U.S. drone strike

Sources say Khan Saeed Sajna had ties with Pakistani military and was the biggest supporter of Haqqani network . Addressing the Senate Foreign Relations Comm...


Gowdy: FBI hid Clinton fingerprints on 'dossier'

Ernest GrassleySeveral lawmakers have seen intelligence behind Nunes memo Senate Republicans call on Trump to preserve NAFTA Senate confirms Trump nominee ...


All 45 Russian Athletes, Two Coaches Lose Olympic Appeals

Also present at the event were US Vice-President Mike Pence and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . In opening remarks provided by the Blue House, Abe sai...


Ben Simmons back in the frame for All-Star game - again

The 21-year-old Simmons has starred in his rookie National Basketball Association season for the Philadelphia 76ers , sparking comparisons between the Melbourn...


USA lawmakers seek budget breakthrough on eve of shutdown deadline

Because of the lack or protection for the "Dreamers", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she will not vote in favor of the budget bill. The performan...


Israeli Army: This Is a Serious Iranian Attack on Our Territory

Israeli " aggression " targeted an army base in the central region of Syria, Sana reported , citing a military official. Israel's military says it has targ...


Nagaland Health Report Card: Ailing and deteriorating

The poor show on overall ranking and slow pace of improvement on the health front reflects the massive challenge before UP chief minister Yogi Aditya Nath, wh...


Second White House aide resigns over domestic violence allegations

Jaffer, the founder of the National Security Institute at George Mason University Law School and a former associate counsel to President George W. Bush. CNN has...


Donald Trump defends aide accused of beating ex-wives

It is unclear whether Kelly has actually offered his resignation or whether the president is ready to accept his resignation. The White House reportedly kne...


Budget Deal Is a Big Win for Republicans

Now the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget estimates that will happen next year. Congress is expected to vote Thursday on a bipartisan budget deal wor...


Talk centers on Mulvaney as chief of staff if John Kelly leaves

Porter's first wife, Holderness, said Porter kicked her and posted an image of her with a black eye, which she says she received from Porter punching her. Pre...


Winter Olympics might be the coldest in 20 years

At 83, it would be understandable if Jack Keep and Lew Ewing didn't feel like braving a long-haul flight to the sub-zero temperatures of South Korea's Pyeong...


Dow dives 4.2% on interest fears

The Australian share market looks set to open around 1.5 per cent lower after Wall Street's key index again take a painful tumble. The Standard & Poor's 500...


Alleged Bella Hadid stalker cuffed in Manhattan for threatening the model online

Although the incident was certainly scary for Hadid , she didn't let the ordeal keep her from enjoying her night on Thursday and shortly after Perez was believ...


Media Won't Admit Senate Budget Deal Signifies Potential Win for Trump

That's what prompted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to deliver a record-setting speech on Wednesday, and if the Senate eventually does pass the bu...


Congress set to vote on bipartisan spending package

This was the second USA shutdown of 2018 began after lone senator held up a congressional vote on the crucial spending bill. Many Democrats support th...


George Soros is reportedly backing a campaign to stop Brexit

The newspaper said it planned to launch a nationwide advertising campaign this month, which the campaign hoped would lead to a second referendum which could p...


Army kids get a hearing

The father of an army major, who has been named in an FIR in the Shopian civilian deaths, has approached the SC seeking quashing of the complaint. The lawye...


Pence will use Olympics to push tougher stance on N. Korea

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was also among the group. Moon and Abe met Friday hours before the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...


Husband, in-laws sell woman's kidney for not meeting dowry demand; 2 arrested

For two years she continued to live with abdominal and lower-back pain. Sarkar, of West Bengal, told her husband about the pain, and he took her to a medical fa...


Sunoco cleared by regulator to resume Mariner East 2 pipeline, fined $12M

But Rich Raiders, an attorney who has represented landowners in eminent domain fights with Sunoco, said the DEP's action does nothing to ensure that Sunoco's lo...


Lebanon Signs Offshore Drilling Deal Amid Row With Israel

French energy giant Total and Italy 's Eni each hold a 40-percent stake in the consortium, and Russia 's Novatek has a 20-percent stake. Lebanese Energy Min...


House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown

The House voted 240 to 186 to approve the bill just before dawn Eastern time, hours after the Senate had approved the measure on a 71 to 28 vote. Senate Major...


Snow removal emergency declared in Portage

Information on the snow emergency is available at the police department website at www.watertownpolice.com or on Facebook. He said the city issued hundreds ...


Heavy rain will lead to flooding issues this weekend

Despite a few flurries this evening, precipitation Saturday and Sunday will be rain and not snow. The rain will start out as light showers today in south Alab...


Tim Tebow sponsoring over 500 proms nationwide for people with special needs

Friday night marked the 3rd Annual Night to Shine Special Needs Prom. Model High senior Jacob Barrett said he volunteered again because his first exposure to ...


Terrorists Attack Army Camp in J&K's Sunjwan; Two Jawans Injured

Veeri, who was speaking in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Thursday, said that Pakistan Army had started firing indiscriminately in Mankote sector on We...


Mattis vows DREAMers serving in military will not be deported

The White House has shown no sign of relenting on the program's March 5 sunset date, putting pressure on Congress to ratify it in a law that also includes his o...


New Man Utd contract a 'natural consequence' for Shaw, says Mourinho

And I know his potential, his quality. Jose Mourinho says it is a "natural consequence" that Luke Shaw will be rewarded with a new Manchester United contr...


Officials seek woman who abandoned newborn in airport with note

The Tucson Airport Authority says the woman may have given birth in a Concourse B restroom, reports CBS affiliate KPHO . My mother had no clue she was pregnant...


Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (CQH) Short Interest Update

It has underperformed by 5.17% the S&P500. Gifford Combs decreased its stake in Cheniere Energy Ptnrs Lp Hld (CQH) by 14.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regula...


Korean unity, historic handshake at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Luger Erin Hamlin carried the flag for the United States' delegation - a day after Shani Davis slammed the coin flip process that picked her . But athletes ...


More cold, wintry precipitation could be expected this weekend

Next week temperatures continue to be above freezing during the day. "It has the potential to be an impactful storm system across the region", Glass said. Acc...


Protection exposes misdeed by witness in trial of ex-Cuomo aide

Howe admitted he falsely claimed to have canceled his reservation in an attempt to avoid payment. Howe admitted he lied to the credit card company about a sta...


One-Two Winter Storm Punch Hits on Friday, Over Weekend

The latest statement from the National Weather Service Thursday afternoon on an approaching winter storm indicates even higher accumulations of snow are expec...