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Jan 20 2019

Women's March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

The inaugural marches sprang up as a response to President Donald Trump's January 2017 inauguration and drew millions of marchers across the US and around the world. "I...

Jan 20 2019

Anas' partner Ahmed Hussein-Suale shot dead

Ghana's national media regulator condemned the killing. The enormous contribution of investigative journalists and media in general to the fight against corruption ca...

Jan 19 2019

Trump hits back at Buzzfeed report he 'instructed lawyer to lie'

According to BuzzFeed , Mueller learned that Trump directed Cohen to lie through multiple witness interviews , internal emails and text messages and other documents. "...

Jan 19 2019

Germany considering ways to exclude Huawei from 5G auction

In 2012, congressional committees and other US government entities criticized Huawei's "pattern of disregard for the intellectual property rights of other entities and co...

Jan 19 2019

Israeli Exchange Student Murdered in Australia

Maasarwe was a student of Chinese and English studying at La Trobe University in Melbourne as an exchange student from Shanghai University in China . Her final Instagra...

Jan 19 2019

Biggest Great White Shark on Record Thrills Divers off Hawaii

She estimated this shark was more than six metres long and 2.4 metres wide. Two shark researchers who came face to face with what could be one of the largest great wh...

Jan 19 2019

Russia ready to work with US to 'save' INF arms treaty: Lavrov

Ryabkov slammed the US negotiators for their "uncompromising stand". Lavrov said that the situation in Syria will be on the agenda for Turkish President Recep Tayyip ...

Jan 19 2019

Trump grounds House speaker, scraps Davos trip amid shutdown

Sometimes the return trip gets delayed - and she's needed in Washington to herd the far-left Democrats and the farther-left Democrats to keep up their nonstop attacks on ...

Jan 18 2019

Chinese media rejects suggestion death for Canadian drug smuggler a pressure tactic

A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to be executed for drug smuggling, prompting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accuse China of using the de...

Jan 18 2019

Pentagon's missile defense review looks at new space technologies

The Missile Defense Review is a sweeping examination of efforts to shield the United States from enemy missiles. "Our goal is simple: To ensure we can detect and dest...

Jan 17 2019

William Barr's Confirmation Hearings For Attorney General

William Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee, but he wasn't the only one in the national spotlight. "I will not be bullied into doing anything that I t...

Jan 17 2019

American Man Who Survived 9/11 Killed In Terror Attack In Nairobi

The Somali-based militant group al-Shabaab, who took responsibility for the deadly Nairobi hotel siege, said Wednesday the attack was a response to United States reco...

Jan 17 2019

What are U.S. troops doing in the Syrian city of Manbij?

The Kurdish Hawar news agency, based in northern Syria , and the Observatory, which monitors the war through activists on the ground, reported US troops were among the c...

Jan 16 2019

US White House Council declare war with Iran

Current and former U.S. officials reportedly told the Journal that the request also prompted broader worries at the Pentagon and State Department, though the Pentag...

Jan 15 2019

Steve King Loses All House Committee Seats

King told The New York Times in an interview that he didn't understand how "white supremacist" or "white nationalist" were offensive terms. The first censure reso...

Jan 15 2019

Canadians urged to exercise caution in China amid ‘arbitrary enforcement’ of laws

Washington suspects the top Huawei manager of facilitating the subversion of American sanctions against Iran, which were imposed in November 2018. In the weeks follow...

Jan 15 2019

911 audio released in Jayme Closs case

He then reportedly dragged her to his auto, threw her in the trunk, and took her to his remote cabin in less than an hour away from the Closs's Barron, Wisconsin home. ...

Jan 15 2019

Federal Bureau of Investigation considered if Trump was 'following directions' from Russian Federation after firing Comey

The Times report published late Friday said in the wake of Comey's firing, "law enforcement officials became so concerned by the president's behavior that they began inv...

Jan 14 2019

U.S. Syria withdrawal officially underway, expected to take 3-4 months

Kurdish-led groups who control swathes of northern Syria fear an attack from Turkey in the wake of US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from thei...

Jan 14 2019

Poland spying suspect held top cyber jobs

Zaryn told AP that prosecutors have charged the two men with espionage, but agents are continuing to collect evidence and interview witnesses. In addition, TVP Info say...