Mueller: Ex-Trump campaign chair lied, broke plea agreement

That means Manafort, who was previously accused of tampering with a witness, may not get any breaks on his sentence he might have received for cooperating with Mueller's probe, the special counsel said. Deadlocked charges from the previous trial were... More..

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US turns up heat on Pakistan as India marks Mumbai attacks anniversary
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

US turns up heat on Pakistan as India marks Mumbai attacks anniversary

Pompeo further asserted that the United States will call upon Pakistan, to uphold its UN Security Council obligation to implement sanctions against the terrorists responsible for this atrocity. The United State...More..

Mexico Increases Border Security after Migrants Attempt to Cross
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Mexico Increases Border Security after Migrants Attempt to Cross

Customs and Border Patrol should shock us to our core", said Vicki Gass, Oxfam America Senior Policy Advisor for Central America. Democrats and other critics called the Trump administration's use of tear g...More..

Police use tear gas on migrants at U.S. border
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Police use tear gas on migrants at U.S. border

Most of the migrants in the group were men. Children screamed and coughed in the mayhem of the tear gas. "Fumes were carried by the wind toward people who were hundreds of feet away". More than 5,000 migrants...More..

Pelosi: Trump 'Cowardly' for Asking SCOTUS to Hear Cases on Transgender Troops
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Pelosi: Trump 'Cowardly' for Asking SCOTUS to Hear Cases on Transgender Troops

But Francisco told the Supreme Court the administration cannot afford to wait for those circuits to decide, and that the justices should accept the cases now so they can be heard in the current term. Despite re...More..

Gunmen attack China's consulate in Pakistan as violence flares
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Gunmen attack China's consulate in Pakistan as violence flares

Separatists have for decades campaigned against what they see as the unfair exploitation of resources , in particular natural gas and minerals. Two police officers and two people waiting in a queue outside t...More..

Trump Pardons Turkeys at 71st National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Trump Pardons Turkeys at 71st National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation

Peas and carrots have officially been spared from the Thanksgiving oven. Last year's turkeys, Drumstick and Wishbone , were also sent to the school. Trump said in the statement, which began with two lines t...More..

by | Friday, November 23, 2018

"Maybe I'll See You There": Trump Hints At First Visit To Afghanistan

Some outspoken Tijuana residents have given the migrants a cold reception leaving them stuck between the city, whose mayor said they aren't wanted, and a USA president who is trying to keep them out. "If they...More..

EU, Britain agree draft deal on post-Brexit ties, await summit approval
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

EU, Britain agree draft deal on post-Brexit ties, await summit approval

Madrid , which has objected to part of the deal that covers future trade and security relations between the United Kingdom and the European Union, has insisted that arrangements relating to Gibraltar should b...More..

GOP senator asks White House for more info on Ivanka's emails
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

GOP senator asks White House for more info on Ivanka's emails

Emails regarding official White House business are required to be preserved under the presidential records act. A White House review showed that Ivanka Trump sent dozens of government-related emails to and ...More..

S Korean elected head of Interpol
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

S Korean elected head of Interpol

Kim is now the acting president. Beijing later said Meng resigned after being charged with accepting bribes. He also asked if the agency had "now moved beyond the point from which it can be sensibly reformed ...More..

Massive and Horrifying police brutality on Ayyappa devotees at Sabarimala
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Massive and Horrifying police brutality on Ayyappa devotees at Sabarimala

The circular has listed 28 Sangh districts identified for sending activists to Sabarimala till 20 December, along with the names and phone numbers of the coordinators for each district. Temple authorities, me...More..

Democrats SUE to have Trump's acting attorney general's appointment declared unconstitutional
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Democrats SUE to have Trump's acting attorney general's appointment declared unconstitutional

He argues Mueller has been effectively operating as a "U.S. Attorney at large", and as such, should have been appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate - neither of which occurred. "In selectin...More..

Democrats Sign Letter Vowing To Oppose Nancy Pelosi
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Democrats Sign Letter Vowing To Oppose Nancy Pelosi

Democratic aides involved in the effort to oust Pelosi but not authorized to comment publicly said they are confident additional lawmakers would oppose Pelosi in a floor vote beyond those who signed the letter....More..

Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat

Education Minister Naftali Bennett, leader of the pro-settler Jewish Home party, added to his troubles by demanding the defense portfolio and a hawkish shift in policy-or else his faction, too, would leave the ...More..

Trump awards 7 Americans the Presidential Medial of Freedom
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Trump awards 7 Americans the Presidential Medial of Freedom

The Presidential Medal of Freedom was created in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy, and in the past it has gone to icons of American culture and history such as Martin Luther King Jr., Walt Disney and Frank S...More..

Macron says agreed with Trump to pressure oil producers
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Macron says agreed with Trump to pressure oil producers

French President Emmanuel Macron deepened his stand against USA foreign policy in Europe Wednesday, saying that being America's ally "does not mean being a vassal state", Sputnik reports. He was just trying...More..

Democrat Gillum concedes in Florida governor race
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Democrat Gillum concedes in Florida governor race

Gillum had conceded on Election Night to DeSantis when it appeared the Republican former congressman had won by a narrow, if insurmountable, margin. But as more absentee ballots were counted in the following da...More..

65 killed in California wildfires, 631 missing
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

65 killed in California wildfires, 631 missing

Numerous missing are elderly, according to the list released by county officials. Brown said the destruction "looks like a war zone". The wildfire this time all but razed the town of Paradise , populatio...More..

Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian Assange
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian Assange

The assertion relates to the Wikileaks release in the final... More recently, WikiLeaks played a central role in the campaign of " active measures " waged by the Russian government against the West since 20...More..

Porter Projected To Win In Orange County As Democrats Take The Lead
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Porter Projected To Win In Orange County As Democrats Take The Lead

McCarthy defeated Rep. Jim Jordan , R-Ohio, in the two-way race during a closed-door vote Wednesday afternoon. Leadership posts within a party can be filled with a majority of caucus members, but the entire ...More..

North Korea says Kim inspects testing of newly developed ‘tactical’ weapon
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

North Korea says Kim inspects testing of newly developed ‘tactical’ weapon

The Korean Central News Agency confirmed the man's identity as Bruce Byron Lowrance from MI. "While being questioned, he said he had illegally entered the country under the command of the US Central Intellige...More..

Residents Flee Malibu as Woolsey Fire Closes In
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Residents Flee Malibu as Woolsey Fire Closes In

Fire surrounded the evacuation route, and drivers panicked. "We are not just responding to what's in front of us, but we are also contemplating what the next 24 and 48 hours are going to look like", he said...More..

Hamas publishes video of Kornet missile strike on Israeli bus
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Hamas publishes video of Kornet missile strike on Israeli bus

Just last week, Israel let a Qatari plane land with cash for Gaza , meant to ease the area's distress. "These are serious violations of worldwide humanitarian law and constitute war crimes". Israel says it ...More..

Israeli defense minister announces resignation protesting Gaza truce
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Israeli defense minister announces resignation protesting Gaza truce

In a live televised address, Liberman called yesterday's ceasefire a " surrender to terror " that only achieves " short-term quiet " while damaging Israel's " long-term security ". Recent months have seen spo...More..

Hundreds Of Young Men From Caravan Reach Border, Climb Fence
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Hundreds Of Young Men From Caravan Reach Border, Climb Fence

Mexico has offered refuge, asylum or work visas, and its government said Monday that 2,697 temporary visas had been issued to individuals and families to cover them during the 45-day application process for mo...More..

Air NZ plane grounded in Los Angeles
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Air NZ plane grounded in Los Angeles

The manual did not tell pilots that, when the plane's computer detects the aircraft is in a stall, it automatically triggers a response, such as lowering the airpane's nose, to prevent or exit the stall. The ai...More..

Southeast Asian summit puts focus on trade tensions, trends
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Southeast Asian summit puts focus on trade tensions, trends

The RCEP agreement includes 16 countries, including ASEAN nations, Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand and South Korea, but not the United States. Chinese leaders are busy burnishing their own free tr...More..

United States tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

United States tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable

Trudeau said he brought the subject up during a recent phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and briefly again when the two met on the weekend in Paris. Saudi Arabia is a major purchaser of A...More..

Trump insults some extra reporters
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Trump insults some extra reporters

Former ABC White House reporter Sam Donaldson, who said he's been asked to prepare an affidavit to support CNN's case, said Trump's decision to revoke Acosta's credentials "is not only wrong and unfair, it'...More..

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries

In a statement , the QPS said "investigations were still ongoing" and urged anyone with any other information to get in touch. The court in Brisbane on Monday heard that Ms Trinh's DNA had been found on straw...More..

U.S. tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

U.S. tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable

The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi murder case, who was murdered by Saudi Arabian hitmen in Istanbul on October 2, poured his remains down the drain after dissolving him in acid, a Turkish newspa...More..

US to stop refueling of Saudi aircraft in Yemen war
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

US to stop refueling of Saudi aircraft in Yemen war

Troops entered residential areas in eastern Hodeidah with the aim of "purging them of insurgents", a pro-government military official said. Beyond refueling, the United States provides limited intelligence su...More..

Donald Trump finally attends Armistice centenary service in the rain
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Donald Trump finally attends Armistice centenary service in the rain

In Paris , the jewel that Germany sought to capture in 1914 but which the Allies fought successfully to defend, the armistice commemorations were being followed by the afternoon opening of a peace forum pushed...More..

Second Summit with North Korea's Kim in Early 2019
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Second Summit with North Korea's Kim in Early 2019

The State Department said in a short statement Wednesday the officials would meet later "when our respective schedules permit". The cancellation comes amid North Korean threats to restart its nuclear deve...More..

Bound flight crash lands at airport in Guyana
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Bound flight crash lands at airport in Guyana

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) in Guyana re-opened on Friday morning, just hours after a Fly Jamaica airliner made an emergency landing 45 minutes into its flight to Toronto, Canada. While the pi...More..

Politico Reporter: Broward County Election Practices Are ‘Nonsensical’
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Politico Reporter: Broward County Election Practices Are ‘Nonsensical’

Marco Rubio have implied that Broward County election officials are committing fraud by miscounting or creating votes. The race remains too close to call, with Nelson narrowly trailing Scott. The hiring came ...More..

Florida midterm election LEGAL ACTION demanded as Republican warns of FRAUD
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Florida midterm election LEGAL ACTION demanded as Republican warns of FRAUD

Florida law provides for automatic recounts when the margin of victory for the victor and runner-up for an office is equal to or less than 0.5 percent, according to Ballotpedia.org. "What's going on in Flor...More..

Trump fires US Attorney General Jeff Sessions
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Trump fires US Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Mr Whitaker has publicly criticised Mr Mueller's conduct several times since the inquiry began in May previous year and taken the side of Mr Trump, who has dismissed it... Whitaker has, however, argued for ...More..

EXIT POLLS: Trump Was A Major Factor In Midterms
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

EXIT POLLS: Trump Was A Major Factor In Midterms

The White House said Tuesday it hoped Democrats would forget the investigations and try to find common ground with a president willing to work on shared priorities. Democrats, whose very relevance in the Tr...More..