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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...

Family: Dispute spurred fatal vehicle wash shooting

Five people were killed, including a man believed to be the shooter, and one was wounded, police said. But state police now say the suspect, Tim Smith, is on life support at a hospital. Multiple weapons were found at the scene, he said. Investiga...

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Iran wants Europeans to present economic package by end of May

Mr Khamenei made five demands to European countries, warning unless they were met Iran would resume its enrichment of uranium. The meeting between Iran, Britain, France, Germany,...

Congress threatens to block deal between White House and China on ZTE

The Commerce Department last month had blocked China's ZTE from importing American components for seven years, accusing it of misleading USA regulators, after it had settled cha...

US Warns Syria Of "Firm" Measures For Ceasefire Violations

The U.S. and Israel are growing increasingly concerned about Iranian military activities in Syria in support of Assad. The Israel Defense Forces refused to comment on the attack. O...

Cyclone Mekunu pounds Yemen island on its path to Oman

After rain and wind blew through Hubballi, the entire roof of a building in Udyama Nagara there which houses Venkateshwara Steels and George Oakes, flew away. Salalah and the surro...

Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president

Mr Macron has been openly critical of Moscow's unwavering support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, whom he has repeatedly shielded at the UN Security Council by thwarting attem...

Tamil Nadu violence: CPI demands resignation of CM K Palaniswami

The Labour Party in Britain wants Vedanta Resources Plc.to be de-listed from the London Stock Exchange after 13 people died while protesting against Sterlite Copper's smelt...

Michael Cohen Got $500,000 After Trump Tower Meeting With Russian Oligarch

Vekselberg is Columbus Nova's biggest client. Intrater told the Times that Vekselberg had no role in the decision to hire Cohen. A representative for Vekselberg also did not resp...

2 hurt in Indiana middle school shooting; suspect in custody

Students and parents said Seaman, a science teacher who also coaches football and track, helped stop the shooter, who pulled out a gun and opened fire while a seventh-grade cla...

Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

The letter said these experiences with the people they serve left the priests with the firm conviction of the wonder of human life that begins at conception. Abortion is an issue ...

Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as Chinese Heavy Bombers Circle the Island

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters in January that he hoped "all African countries can appear in the family portrait of China-Africa cooperation, without anyone miss...

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Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

The Late Late Show, as well as the Irish Times, conducted exit polls - that's where they stop voters on the way out of the polling station and ask them how they voted - on the is...

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

According to Peel Regional Police, two suspects detonated the device and fled the scene. Three of them have suffered " critical blast injuries " and were rushed to a Toronto tr...

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

Weak El Nino conditions - water warming on the surface of the ocean along the equator - could develop during the hurricane season . No matter what the season may hold - looking ...

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

The JIT appealed for information from anyone who knew who gave the orders before the passenger jet was shot down. Prosecutors said they have presented their findings to Moscow an...

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

The Arms features represent her home state of California as well as her new life as a member of the Royal Family . The Duchess of Sussex is now the holder of a Coat of Arms ...

North Korea's explosive,

North Korea's explosive, "peace-loving" gesture of dismantling its nuclear site

Many observers had expected a belligerent North Korean response to Trump's cancellation, but the comments by Kim, the North's vice foreign minister, seemed, at times , nearly me...

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Upon leaving Shanghai, Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was approached by a stranger, who asked her to take a backpack back to Melbourne. The grandmother, and mother-of-four, told la...

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Police are still trying to identify the attacker and the victims. The SUV, in a scramble to leave the lot, causes its passenger to fall out of the vehicle . The man with the sled...

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Mark and Christina Rotondo brought the court case after several eviction letters offering money and other help were ignored. "Michael, after a discussion with your mother, we ha...