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Joe Kennedy: Trump 'targeting the laws that protect us'

Maxine Waters will speak as part of a program on BET . He said he was bringing her as he wanted Trump to know that "love Trumps hate". Democratic Rep. He has rarely made headlines, barring a viral speech denouncing Republican efforts to repeal...

Top Russian spies met with Pompeo when they traveled to US

The head of Russia's foreign spy service reportedly traveled to the US earlier this month and met with top Trump administration intelligence officials, despite being on a USA sanctions blacklist. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer demanded that the...

USA sanctions Hamas chief, adds him to terror list

The Trump administration on Wednesday named Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh a specially designated global terrorist. Hamas, which has controlled the Gaza Strip since 2007, has been on Washington's list of Foreign Terrorist Organizations since 1997....

Classified Australian files 'accidentally sold'

While Australians have been amused by the manner in which the documents came to light, government officials are furious at the leak. The cabinet documents contain details including an email exchange between the cabinet secretariat and the AFP , ...

US Senate rejects bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks

Notably, 49 percent of Democrats supported the bill . "Absolutely not", Democratic Sen. Close to 60 percent of Americans also think abortion is morally wrong, and half of the pro-abortion proponents think aborting a child who will be bor...

Transfers: Jack Harrison Signs for Manchester City, Joins Middlesbrough on Loan

Harrison scored 14 goals in 59 games in his two seasons in NY and was called up to England's Under-21 squad in October, making his debut against Scotland at Boro's Riverside Stadium. The deal bears some similarities to the transfer of Aaron Mooy, who...

Man Gets Sucked Into MRI Machine At Mumbai Hospital, Killed, 2 Arrested

The metal in the cylinder activated the machine's monstrous magnetic field, pulling in both the man and the cylinder with great force, eyewitnesses said . He was rushed to the emergency ward where he died within 10 minutes. "Instead of taking resp...

Hawaii false missile alert despatched by employee considering assault imminent

Hawaii plans to issue a separate report later on Tuesday. The Federal Communications Commission says mistakes led to a false alert that warned of an incoming ballistic missile earlier this month. Bruce Oliveira, who was charged with conducting th...

15 soldiers killed in Yemen vehicle bombing

The attack came as southern separatists battled Yemeni government forces for control of the interim capital of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's government in Aden . The Interior Ministry sent an urgent appeal to the Saudi-led coalition, asking for...

NAFTA talks are progressing very slowly

Heading into the sixth of seven planned rounds of talks in Montreal last week, some officials had feared the United States might be prepared to pull the plug on the $1.2-trillion North American Free Trade Agreement amid frustration over slow progress...

Publication of Russian Federation 'oligarch list' may affect investors: group

Under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 , a law billed as a USA response to Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, the Treasury was asked to draw up a list of "oligarchs and parastatal entities" wi...

North Carolina suspends freshman guard Jalek Felton

It didn't release further details citing federal privacy laws, including the reason for the suspension and its duration. Durham based attorney Kerry Sutton confirmed to CBS North Carolina that she is representing Felton. Toward the end of Decembe...

Turkey condemns deadly attack on army academy in Kabul

At NPR's request prior to the report's release, the Department of Defense did release the district information, showing that government control has slightly declined. Gunmen attacked an Army Garrison situated near a military academy in the Afghan c...

Netanyahu: Iran Wants Lebanon to Be 'Giant Missile Site'

Gen. Ronen Manelis, posted a rare op-ed on Sunday on several Arabic-language websites, warning Lebanon of Iran's entrenchment and saying Israel is "prepared for all the scenarios". Russian Federation and Israel have also established a hotline to avoi...

Israel's Netanyahu accuses Poland of rewriting history with Holocaust 'denial' law

But they also contributed to the deaths of Jewish people in Polish concentration camps during WWII - and Poles were historically responsible for programs in other areas of Poland. "Our ambassador in Warsaw spoke with the prime minister of Poland du...

Girl's Daytime Kidnapping Captured in Chilling Footage

The video shows a man get out of the driver seat of a red SUV, which is parked in an alley along a sidewalk, and hiding behind the vehicle on the passenger side. Prosecutors said the girl flagged down a passing vehicle and authorities were called. ...

US Commerce Chief Sees Hope for NAFTA Talks, Says Congressman

He said about 75 to 80 per cent of Manitoba's trade is with the United States, and while talks go on businesses remain uncertain. Lighthizer rejected the newest proposals as presented, and even disparaged some of them. The sixth round of renegoti...

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stepping down from post

The FBI has said McCabe received the necessary ethics approval before his wife received the donations. Trump and some other Republicans have been stepping up their criticism of the FBI in a move that Democrats call part of a broader effort by Tru...

Trump blasts European Union trade relationship

Barnier's deputy tweeted that the negotiating guidelines were endorsed in Brussels within two minutes, although ambassadors had spent weeks drafting them. He said he believes he is "very popular" in Britain and doesn't worry about his critics, who...

Theresa May's ex-adviser Nick Timothy demands end to austerity

That means, I think wrongly, to be perfectly frank, that young people from more disadvantaged poorer backgrounds are coming out like for like on the same course with more debt than their better-off peers, she said. In an early morning tweet aimed at ...

Steve Wynn Resigns As RNC Finance Chair After Harassment Allegations

Wynn Resorts ' stock continued to fall on Monday morning after CEO Steve Wynn was accused of sexual misconduct in a bombshell Wall Street Journal report. Just this election cycle, Wynn has given $100,000 to the National Republican Senatorial Co...

Led coalition bombs Iraqi police in fatal friendly fire incident

The friendly fire incident drew swift criticism of the USA military presence in Iraq from pro-Iranian figures in Baghdad . At least 11 others, including a local official, were wounded in the strikes in Anbar's al-Baghdadi district on January 27, t...

Several killed in clashes in Yemen's southern city Aden

Military units loyal to the government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi were deployed in most areas of Aden amid heightened tensions, the security sources said. " Iran is trying to consolidate its presence in Yemen through the Huthis and by s...

New Zealand rescuers discover 7 survivors from lacking Kiribati ferry

Rescuers have found a dinghy containing seven survivors while searching for a ferry carrying 50 people that went missing in the waters off Kiribati . Webb said a fishing boat had changed its course and picked up the survivors on Sunday afternoon...

President Trump apologises for retweeting anti-Muslim videos

After British Prime Minister Theresa May and London Mayor Sadiq Khan criticized Trump for giving a platform to an organization widely considered racist and fascist, Trump lashed back at both leaders for allegedly being weak on terrorism and rad...

French climber found alive in Himalayas; Polish mountaineer still missing

He says the volunteers will then climb to 7,000 meters (22,965 feet) above sea level to rescue Tomasz Mackiewicz of Poland and Elisabeth Revol of France . "I can't imagine", Revol's partner Ludovic Giambiasi said on Facebook, adding that Revol h...

IKEA Founder Ingvar Kamprad Dies at 91 in Sweden

Initially, the company sold pens and clocks but after a few years, Ikea also started selling furniture, with the first furniture collection produced in the mid-1950s. Kamprad, despite his wealth, never adopted the aura of a tycoon, though his name re...

Police arrest Navalny at illegal protest

In the Urals city of Yekaterinburg, 1448.41km east of Moscow , around 1,000 protesters gathered in temperatures of almost -10 Celsius to back Navalny's boycott call. Mr. Navalny emerged as a threat to the Kremlin's tight grip on power on June 12 pas...

Israel slams bill to outlaw blaming Poles for crimes of WWII

Poland's Deputy Justice Minister Patryk Jaki, who authored the bill, said on Twitter it was not directed against Israel. Poland's right-wing-dominated Parliament adopted legislation on Friday setting a maximum three-year jail term for anyone who a...

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Jordan cancels part of 1994 peace agreement with Israel

Under Jordan's constitutional monarchy, only King Abdullah has the power to eventually rescind the peace deal with Israel. The 25-year lease expires next year. Israeli Prime Mini...

60 killed, many injured in India train tragedy

Police said it was "freak accident" as people did not hear the train approaching amid the din of festivities and fireworks. "This was an incident where people were trespassing on...

At least 17 people are killed after passenger train derails in Taiwan

The worst crash in recent years was in 2003 when 17 died and 156 were injured after a train on the Alishan mountain railway plunged into a chasm at the side of the track. Photos fr...

Israel steps up armored deployment on Gaza border

They, however, quoted the Israeli army saying that the protests were the least intense in recent weeks. The reports were also unclear as to whether ‎the Egyptian-brokered truce w...

WikiLeaks' Assange sues in Ecuador for better asylum terms - lawyer

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London for years to avoid being arrested by British cops for skipping bail. Assange's lawyers said t...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd in northern India

While speaking to the media outside the Civil Hospital, as reported by ANI , Sidhu said that the matter should not be politicised and that it was an accident and was not intention...

Euro Lower on Italian Budget Worries

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says he will visit EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in the near future to discuss the issue. The increase suggests investors ar...

Meghan's royal tour schedule pared back

The couple, who are expecting a child next spring , have 76 events on their schedule during their 16-day tour of Australia , New Zealand , Fiji and Tonga. Prince Harry poses w...

Meghan’s tour schedule in Australia cut after hectic start

Meghan Markle , The Duke and Duchess of Sussex , visits Macarthur Girls High School in Sydney , Australia , Oct. 19, 2018. Prince Harry attended the Road Cycling Time Trials...

Southeast Asian Navies to Hold Drills With China Next Week

Asked at a press conference about the usefulness of such non-binding protocols in the light of a recent near-miss between a U.S. warship and a Chinese destroyer in the South Chin...

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Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Marijuana's role in crashes isn't as clear as the link between alcohol and crashes. the report notes. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study does not go as far as makin...

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Independent candidate Kerryn Phelps amassed a huge lead over Liberal rival Dave Sharma in the early counting of the votes in the affluent division of Wentworth, which saw the favou...

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Neither the organisers nor the police administration had barricaded the tracks to stop people from venturing onto them, preliminary investigations have revealed. The tragedy is hea...

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

In public, Erdogan and top government figures have remained extremely cautious, often referring to a prosecutors' investigation and stopping short of pinning the blame on Saudi Ara...

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Peter Parks, another attorney, and Cieslak say they have uncovered documentation showing Perry billed Medicare for holding proper burials for the remains, when they found they were...

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

As Song called for giving what he called a "small gift" to induce the North, main opposition Liberty Korea Party Rep. Kim Moo-sung and Bareunmirae Party Rep. US officials are conc...

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Cristian, a 34-year-old cell phone repairman from San Pedro Sula, Honduras , says he wants to reach the U.S.to work. They chanted , "Walk! Walk!" A smaller group walked to th...

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Bolton was siding with the president, who has angrily blamed Nielsen for failing to staunch the flow of migrants across the border, while Kelly, who is protective of his protégé, d...

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

The White House said no official decision had been made to leave the treaty, known as INF. John Roberts now serves as the chief White House correspondent for FOX News Channel (F...