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Christie: Trump's reliance on family hurts ability to run White House

On Tuesday, U.S. media reported that Kushner's security clearance was downgraded from Top Secret/SCI-level to Secret level due to procedural changes made by...


Pakistan's ruling party wins majority seats in Senate

PML-N becomes the single largest party in Senate... Unlike the last senate elections in 2015, lawmakers were not even allowed to take their phones into the asse...


Merkel gains support for fourth term

In a tweet, they labeled the SPD's decision a catastrophe for Germany , promising fierce opposition to the government. He is also widely seen as ambitious, w...


Russian Federation demands USA send proof of election interference

President Vladimir Putin has said that the Russian citizens indicted by the United States for election meddling didn't act on behalf of his government, and in...


President Trump outlines "aggressive" trade agenda

Mr Trump's announcement came as President Xi Jinping's top economic aide, Mr Liu He, met U.S. officials at the White House. Trade tensions between the world...


Narendra Modi cautions party workers against Congress culture in BJP

While the BJP and its ally IPFT has won 43 seats out of 59 Tripura constituencies, the Left Front managed to win 16 seats. It should be noted that Maharathy...


Heynckes hails 'flawless' Bayern after Freiburg thumping

With such a commanding lead over nearest challengers Schalke, Bayern are swiftly closing in on a sixth consecutive Bundesliga title. Freiburg were unable to...


Ivanka Trump's White House Security Clearance Questioned After Jared Kushner Is Downgraded

The past week has seen an unprecedented escalation of the conflicts within the American ruling class, with the New York Times , the Washington Post , CNN , N...


NY Senate Dems Try To Force Floor Vote On Gun Control

The Senate's GOP leaders disallowed the largely symbolic effort by Democrats to attach the gun measures as a hostile amendment to legislation on the chamber's d...


Dybala stoppage time goal gives relentless Juve another win

But home celebrations ended one minute later when in-form Turkey forward Cengiz Under scored an audacious but slightly deflected lob over Napoli goalkeeper Pe...


Barnaby Joyce unsure baby is his but doesn't care

That's one hell of a technicality, but Joyce says that The Daily Telegraph , who first broke the story of the affair, never bothered to specifically ask the co...


After a close contest, BJP may ally with NPF to form govt

Acharya said he had asked Rio to submit the signatures of all 32 MLAs supporting him by Monday. A senior leader of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Part...


West Virginia Teacher Strike Still On After Senate Cuts Promised Raise

According to the state Department of Education, schools statewide have been canceled on Monday. Research gathered by the New York Times likewise enlightens...


Trump threatens tax on EU cars

The president of the European Union's executive body says the bloc will retaliate against planned US tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum by taking aim at ...


Controversial North Korean official arrives in South Korea, amid fierce protest

Alexander said that after Kim Yo Jong attended the Olympics opening ceremony, local media called her "North Korea's Ivanka". WASHINGTON, dc - spies Russian mi...


Messi hits 600th career goal in Barca clash with Atletico

Barcelona face Atletico Madrid on Sunday , March 4. It will kick-off at 3.15pm. Simeone might be gunning for victory at the Nou Camp but was full of prais...


Kansas set as top seed at Big 12 tournament again

But the Wildcats answered with six straight points as Wade hit an outside shot and Makol Mawien hit four straight free throws to push the lead to 69-58 with 4...


Trump threatens to tax European cars, after calling trade wars "good"

The European Union and its predecessor organisations - the European Community and the European Economic Community - have consistently failed to negotiate a trad...


Eddie Jones to skip United Kingdom trains

Jones travelled from Scotland to watch Manchester United's Premier League win against Chelsea as a guest of former Red Devils manager Sir Alex Ferguson . T...


Did Jared Kushner sell access to the White House?

Senior adviser Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, had his security clearance downgraded . "Mr. Kushner's role in the campaign and transition was to be a ...


New Status Red Weather Warning For Leinster And Munster Until Friday

Met Eireann has extended its Status Orange snow-ice warning for Leinster , Munster , Cavan and Monaghan. Met Éireann forecaster Joanne Donnelly also warn...


Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?

President Donald Trump is asking chief of staff John Kelly for help in pushing his daughter and son-in-law out of the White House, The New York Times report...


Netanyahu Leaves for US, Will Meet with Trump, Address AIPAC Conference

Netanyahu said, however, that "first and foremost" he would discuss Iran with Trump, ahead of the decision on the nuclear program. "There is no reason for us ...


UFC 222 Results: Brian Ortega Shocks with KO of Frankie Edgar

Edgar has never been finished in the UFC , until tonight. "They were originally scheduled and it didn't happen", Ortega said, explaining why he opted to wait...


RIP Sridevi: the diva FINALLY gets clearance from Dubai!

After the unfortunate death of Indian actress Sridevi in Dubai earlier last week, a social worker who placed her body in a coffin likened the late actress t...


Spartans, Wolverines to clash Saturday; Penn State advances to play Purdue

Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman and Zavier Simpson also had 15 for the No. 15 Wolverines (27-7), who were also the last team to beat Michigan State (29-4), when ...


Northeast winter storm kills 7, knocks out power to 2 million

The agency said more than 160,000 power outages had been reported in the state by 5 p.m. ET. "Minor flooding may continue in MA around high tide, though n...


Hearing for Stoneman Douglas shooting suspect canceled

With the support of his mother, Cruz refused special needs services and remained at the school until February 2017. A Florida court canceled a hearing sched...


Syrian army targets rebel-held Eastern Ghouta out of ceasefire time

The military advances come amid reports of wide-scale internal displacement as civilians flee government forces. The Syrian war, which has killed hundreds of ...


After Owaisi, Mamata Banerjee Dials KCR, Pledges Support for 'Third Front'

Slamming BJP and Congress on the issue of development and farmer suicide KCR stated, "After Congress, we voted for BJP, what happened in these 4 yrs? It is ...


Met Eireann Reduce Clare Weather Warning To Yellow

As Met Eireann's five-day weather warning continues, Ireland can expect more rain, sleet, and even some snow this weekend. Met Eireann said that today will be...


Iran not to negotiate missile program unless US, Europe destroy nukes

Ali Akbar Velayati , foreign policy advisor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, criticised Le Drian´s position on Saturday, just two days before they are ...


Octogenarian Billionaire With Campbell's Soup Can Peddles Trump's Steel Tariffs Plan

Every crumb counts when you're not rich, Nancy. U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross discusses President Trump's tariff plan and how it will he...


Germany's Angela Merkel Gets Fourth Term After Social Democrats Approve Coalition

Mrs Merkel has also anointed her preferred successor, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, 55, a mother of three and devout Catholic, by arranging her appointment as the...


Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman welcomed to Egypt by Sisi

He added that Sunday's tribute from the air forces was not part of official protocol of the reception, but was instead "an expression of the great appreciation ...


UK Chamber of Shipping CEO Criticizes Corbyn's Brexit

May's government is seeking more time, but because it has suggested no other date and because legally the period can not remain open-ended, the EU's preferred d...


Italy left guessing over election outcome

Votes will be counted immediately after polling stations close at 11 PM on Sunday. The numbers are in line with those from the same point of the constitutiona...


Roger Bannister, first to run mile in under 4 minutes, dies

The condition progressively damages part of the brain over time and is one Bannister was familiar with, even before he was first diagnosed a few years ago, from...


UP bypolls: Mayawati rubbishes reports of alliance with SP

The bypolls will be held in Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats which were vacated by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and his deputy Keshav P...


PM Modi condoles death of forest officer killed by elephant in Karnataka

Mani Kandan, who was the Conservator of Forests and Director of Nagarahole Tiger Reserve , was attacked on World Wildlife Day when he went deep into the jungle...


Teacher in Bangladesh stabbed during lecture

Police said that now they are trying to ascertain whether there is any link with any militant group to the attack. Though bleeding, he was still able to speak, ...


Trump strikes jesting note at Washington press dinner

Trump rattled off a series of jokes that got plenty of laughs, skewering members of his own Cabinet like Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Attorney General J...


Ensure freedom of navigation in the Indo-Pacific, Vietnam President

In what can be seen as a strong signal to China, India and Vietnam on Saturday agreed to work for an independent, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific region as the...


Man fatally shoots himself near White House

Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics...


UDP to play Kingmaker in Meghalaya

According to latest developments, a five-party alliance is now being discussed, which can approach the governor to form the government in the state. "We all dec...


With Hung Verdict, Congress, NPP Look for Ways to Form Meghalaya Govt

The BJP, which made a serious bid to dethrone the 10-year-old Mukul Sangma government, also had no seat-sharing arrangement with any party. After the Bharati...


Tempers flare after Timberwolves Teague body checks Jazz Rubio

Minutes later, Jazz forward Jae Crowder received a technical after he went face-to-face with Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau , and Butler wasn't having...


Thirty-two year-old college dropout refuses to vacate her dorm room

More egregiously, the complaint states, Palmer paid a visit to the college's Residence Life Office on January 26, 2018, to demand a 2018 resident identification...


Auburn basketball celebrates SEC title after win against SC

Yante Maten led Georgia with 18 points and nine rebounds, and Rayshaun Hammonds added 12 points. It is not known yet if she will play Friday night. Wilson ha...


NK Warns Of Consequences If US Conducts Drills With S. Korea

The plan has angered North Korea, which has long seen joint drills as a threat. The North Korean spokesperson said, "It would neither beg for dialogue nor eva...