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Trump Threatens Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding

The American President made a reference to his administration's proposed merit-based immigration system, which would assign points to potential migrants on factors such as age, education, fluency in English, willingness to invest capital in the U.S...

Anger and disappointment as MH370 report offers no new findings

The report , prepared by a 19-member global team, reiterated Malaysia's assertion the plane was deliberately diverted and flown for over seven hours after severing communications. Announcing the release of a widely anticipated safety investigation ...

Scaramucci: CNN reporter was doing her job

The Russian President on Friday also praised Trump, saying the US President's "great virtue is that he always wants to keep his promises to his voters". Trump has come in for for what many saw as his unsettling embrace of the Russian strongman this...

Two Palestinians shot dead by Israeli troops in border protests

Four boats that constitute the squadron, left from Scandinavia in mid-May and stopped in some 28 ports along the way, the coalition said. Following Al Awda was a Swedish-flagged yacht called Freedom Italy, with 36 activists from 15 different countr...

Rudy Giuliani Says Former Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen's Credibility Is 'Destroyed'

Trump , his son Donald Trump Jr . and their lawyer have repeatedly denied that Trump knew about the May 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya. Rudy Giuliani , the president's attorney, told CNN's Chris ...

India effectively strips four million of citizenship in Assam

What happens to those who aren't on the list? The mammoth three-year-long exercise to prove the identities of 33 million people across the hills, valleys and plains of this verdant state began two years ago. The RGI informed that those whose names d...

Quake on popular tourist island in Indonesia kills 14 people

Khairul said it was "pure luck" that his group survived the natural disaster as his group was just several kilometres away from the homestay Siti's group was staying at. Indonesian and foreign climbers are seen after walking down from Rinjani Mountai...

Great-grandmother and two children killed in California wildfires

For the Fire Chief, conditions are unsafe: "Extreme is not even the right adjective to use any more it is just an understatement because fire is so explosive now in California ". Authorities also issued evacuation orders in Napa County, famous for...

Ecuador's president seeks Assange's exit from London embassy

Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno has made no secret of the fact that he wants Assange out, saying this week "I have never agreed with what Mr. Assange does". A source with detailed knowledge of the case said yesterday: "I expect (Assange) to lose hi...

Polar bear killed after attacking cruise line employee on Arctic archipelago

As the cruise line explained via a statement on their Facebook page , " A polar bear guard - an expert employed by the cruise line - was attacked on land by a polar bear ". A photograph shows a polar bear lying lifeless on a beach; mouth slightly ...

Three killed in New Orleans shooting

The shooting happened Saturday night on the 3400 block of Claiborne Avenue, about 3 miles from the French Quarter, city police spokesman Aaron Looney said. The other six were in "various conditions" but none life-threatening, he said. Another sho...

Facebook suspends account of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

A Facebook spokesperson also said if Jones or his fellow admins continue to break its rules, his pages face a permanent ban from the site. Fox News' Tucker Carlson (left) defends InfoWars' Alex Jones after Facebook suspends Jones for "bullyin...

Cohen wants gag order against Stormy Daniels' attorney

Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti said on Twitter that the emails were "disturbing". After first denying any knowledge of the payment, Trump admitted in May that he had reimbursed Cohen. The judge, U.S. District Court Judge S. James Otero, app...

Mugabe says he will not vote for successor Mnangagwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa , Mugabe's former ally in the ruling ZANU-PF party, faces opposition leader Nelson Chamisa of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in the landmark vote for the southern African nation. We had elections every 5 years...

Colombian gang puts a $70,000 bounty on Sombra the drug-sniffing dog

The German shepherd has already followed her nose toward a record number of drug detections, finding illicit stashes hidden in suitcases, boats and even large shipments of fruit. According to a U.S. government report released in June, coca produ...

Zimbabweans React to Robert Mugabe's Surprise Press Conference

In his first live appearance since being forced to resign by his generals, Mugabe, 94, spoke slowly but appeared in good health sitting in a pagoda in the grounds of "Blue Roof", his sprawling mansion in Harare . Despite the country's new freedoms, ...

Trump Organization CFO called to appear before federal grand jury

Trump vehemently denied Cohen's claim via Twitter. In a series of early morning tweets , the president dismissed reports that his former lawyer Michael Cohen said Trump was aware of the meeting. "Anything you can think of", said the person,...

Palestinian protest icon Tamimi released from Israeli prison

Tamimi, now 17, was sent to prison for assault after being filmed kicking and slapping an Israeli soldier late a year ago, when she was 16. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday called Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi "a model f...

Dem Rising Star Ocasio-Cortez Meets With Lawmakers At Capitol

Though she did use that word, moments later, she clarified she meant that Israeli settlements are increasing in some of the areas where Palestinians are concentrated and also added she was "not the expert" on the issue. Bernie Sanders' presidential ...

Frantic relatives search for missing family members following Greece wildfires

Showers that passed over the Greek capital on Monday missed the two big fires - one at Rafina , 18 miles to the east, and the other at Kineta, 35 miles to the west. Others were able to leap off the cliffs to survive or rush into the sea from the bea...

New Zealanders reject flag change

It's not the first time New Zealand has wrested with its flag design - in 2016 the country held a referendum over whether to ditch the Union Jack and switch to a silver fern design. "One argument used against our flag is that it is too like Austral...

Watch The Longest Lunar Eclipse Of The Century Here

Moonrise in the United Kingdom will be at around 8.50pm. Look low in the southeast after 9 p.m. for the full moon with reddish, bright Mars to the right. The blood moon will last for one hour and 43 minutes, just shy of the theoretical limit of a...

Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturned

In 2016, Turner was found guilty on three counts, and required to register as a sex offender in Ohio. An attorney for Brock Turner , the former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman in 2016, launched a bid to o...

Trump 'open' to Moscow visit after Putin extends invite

Fox News host Bret Baier announced that his network stands with competitor CNN in opposing the decision of President Donald Trump's administration to exclude CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins from the press pool. Russian Pr...

More Than 460 Migrant Parents Might Have Been Deported Without Their Children

Immigration attorneys said they had advocates in Central America to help parents who were deported without their children. However, Sabraw also smacked down the federal agencies for losing track of some parents and for separating families in t...

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after troops attacked

Israel captured the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built dozens of settlements there. He said he saw 31-year-old Yotam Ovadia "covered in blood ... Hamas' armed wing, the al-Qassam Brigades, said earlier Thursday that...

House Republicans move to impeach deputy attorney general

Between Democrats and moderate Republicans , the articles of impeachment face a steep uphill fight on Capitol Hill . According to those sponsoring the articles, this comes after the Department of Justice mishandled information, stonewalled Cong...

Bolton: Putin meeting delayed until after conclusion of Mueller probe

But Russia also did not immediately jump at the opportunity to schedule a second summit between the two leaders. Pompeo said Trump accepts the USA intelligence conclusion that Putin interfered, although Trump just days ago called the claims of ...

Egyptian zoo ‘paints donkey’ to look like zebra

Mr Sarhan told Extranews that the enclosure contained two animals and that both had been painted. A newly opened animal sanctuary in Cairo , Egypt allegedly painted stripes on a donkey in order to fool visitors into thinking the animal was a zebra...

Senators Working on Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Russia Sanctions

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is surrounded by reporters as they ask him questions regarding the Trump-Putin meeting on July 17, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. "We are fully committed to ensuring Congress maintains an active role in both confr...

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Donald Trump: Jamal Khashoggi Not a U.S. Citizen

He also reportedly was close to the Saudi crown prince, and has been photographed near him on several global trips. The Saudi journalist has been missing since October 2, wh...

Bound migrant caravan reaches Mexico

Trump, who campaigned for president with vows to stop illegal immigration, said on Twitter today that he thinks Republican candidates for Congress should campaign on the issue in...

At least 50 dead in train crash

At least 300 people were at the spot watching 'Ravan dahan' , sources said. Sub Divisional Magistrate, Amritsar I, Rajesh Sharma said 50 bodies have been found and at least 50...

Italy’s PM criticises economic sanctions against Russian Federation

It could be months, if not years, before Rome faces penalties. Di Maio did not clarify who could have amended the document. While attracting global criticism, the budget is po...

Theresa May said nothing 'substantially new' in Brexit address

Reuters also reported that European Union leaders would discuss support for free trade, the Iran nuclear deal and combating global warming, but also forging relationships with ...

Trump Lauds Feral Congressman For Body Slamming Reporter

Gianforte initially told police that Jacobs instigated the attack but later pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault after eyewitness statements and audiotapes showed that he had been...

Turkish official: New evidence Saudi writer slain in consulate

Khashoggi entered the consulate and has never been seen since, the onus is on the Saudi authorities to reveal what happened to him ", Bachelet said . They took samples with the...

Texas authorities try to find woman who left boy on doorstep

She said by the time she reached her front door, the person was gone leaving the child behind. He told Inside Edition his son's name is Royal Prince Simmons, and the woman who ...

Singapore is the 2nd Most Competitive Country in the World

According to the report, which in 2018 uses a brand new methodology to fully capture the dynamics of the global economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, numerous factors that ...

Trump To Send Troops, Close Border if Mexico Won't Stop Migrant March

Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!" The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants trying to advance toward the United States. The president's tweets come after ...

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Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Police issued an Amber Alert for Jayme Closs on Monday afternoon after discovering the bodies of James and Denise Closs, who had suffered gunshot wounds. Law enforcement official...

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

He had no further information. US military officials confirmed that a USA soldier, a contractor and another civilian were wounded in the attack, which occurred shortly after a ...

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim... In total, there were 94,098 hate crimes in 2017/18, 76% of which were recorded as race hate, and...

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Jayme Closs , the victims' only child, was not found at the home. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald held a second news conference Tuesday afternoon to field more questions about the inc...

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Earlier on Monday, CNN reporters saw a cleaning crew entering the consulate. Local reports based on information provided by unidentified Turkish officials have painted a bleak ...

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

The Llano River rose to almost 40 feet Tuesday in the city of Llano - about 35 feet higher than it was just 24 hours earlier - after 8 to 10 inches of rain fell in the area over t...

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Akbar, who was appointed minister of state for external affairs in 2016, began his journalism career in 1971, rising to become one of the nation's most influential editors. An Indi...

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia is considering the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer to the city of tel Aviv its Embassy in the Jewish state. His Liberal Party is fight...

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Labor's ploy to force the House of Representatives to vote on Pauline Hanson's motion declaring "It's OK to be white" has narrowly failed. Prime Minister Scott Morrison also say...