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Aug 13 2018

Turkey's Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

In Rize, Erdogan said the United States would pay a price by challenging Turkey for the sake of " petty calculations ", denouncing Washington for declaring "economic war ...

Aug 08 2018

Trump passes on opportunity to criticize James at OH rally

The Ohio rally was Trump's third of the week and he has pledged to accelerate his pace further as the midterms approach. "I am better everything than they have, including...

Aug 08 2018

Rick Gates Testifies Against Former Mentor Paul Manafort in Special Counsel Trial

Gates, whose testimony in federal court in Alexandria, Virginia, was continuing, was expected to be a star witness in the government's case, having pleaded guilty in Fe...

Aug 07 2018

Gates testifies he committed crimes while working with Manafort

Prosecutor Greg Andres asked Gates if he conducted criminal activity with Manafort and if he had committed crimes with Manafort. Gates, who also served in a senior role...

Aug 07 2018

Iran's Rouhani shuns Trump call for talks on eve of sanctions

Trump violated the terms of the agreement by reimposing sanctions today, 90 days after he announced the USA would withdraw from it. Critics also warn that this kind o...

Aug 05 2018

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Survives Apparent Assassination Attempt | Trending

Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez said Maduro was safe and unharmed but that seven people were injured in the apparent attack. In footage on local TV, while Maduro w...

Aug 04 2018

China appeals for US calm after new tariff threat

The Trump administration plans to propose slapping a 25-percent tariff on $200 billion of imported Chinese goods after initially setting them at 10 percent, in a bid to p...

Aug 03 2018

‘Crypto-anarchist’ sees 3D-printed guns as fundamental right

A federal judge in Seattle issued a restraining order , which temporarily stopped the release of blueprints to make 3D-printed plastic guns. 3D printers have become m...

Aug 02 2018

Facebook Finds 'Sophisticated' Effort To Influence U.S. Election; Russia Suspected

The people responsible for these pages are doing a better job at covering their tracks, but Facebook says some of the activity is "consistent" with the behavior they sa...

Aug 02 2018

Courts in three states block release of 3D-printed gun blueprints

Defense Distributed reached a settlement with the U.S. government last month that allowed it to post 3-D-printable gun plans online starting August 1, 2018. Khan argue...

Aug 01 2018

Ex-Trump aide Manafort goes on trial in Russian Federation probe

Prosecutors claim that Mr Manafort , who ran the U.S. president's election campaign for five months, hid more than $30 million of that sum in offshore accounts to evad...

Jul 31 2018

Jeremy Hunt red-faced after freaky gaffe - 'That was a bad mistake'

Although relations have improved somewhat recently, they remain touchy due to issues such as Japan's bloody occupation of parts of China in the 1930s and 40s. Hunt was us...

Jul 28 2018

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

The Druze , followers of an esoteric offshoot of Islam, have kept their own local militias. The death toll in a series of attacks in Sweida province in southwest Sy...

Jul 27 2018

Rubio, Warner Stress Election Security After Trump-Putin Summit

Just hours before, Trump had stood beside Putin in Helsinki and expressed doubts about whether Russia interfered with the US election in 2016, despite the fact that the U...

Jul 26 2018

Demi Lovato overdose: what we know so far

Lovato, 25, was taken to a Los Angeles hospital after a drug overdose incident at her Hollywood Hills home. Her spokesperson told the BBC: " Demi is awake and ...

Jul 26 2018

Syria slams 'criminal' evacuation of White Helmets by Israel

The source added that their units operating in the south are also well advanced. The White Helmets have typically operated in opposition-held areas across Syria, places...

Jul 25 2018

The Syrian Army advances toward Golan Heights border

The Israeli military issued a statement after the operation, saying it was done at the request of the United States and certain unnamed European countries. The Syrian r...

Jul 25 2018

President Trump Speaks out on Alleged Cohen Recording - Timothy Meads

Trump about those payments would be of keen interest to them. Trump did not mention Cohen by name but appeared to be responding to reports that Cohen recorded a conv...

Jul 24 2018

Gunman opens fire at officers outside California Trader Joe's

Los Angeles police confirmed in a news release on Monday that Mr Atkins had shot his grandmother and injured another woman before fleeing. The pursuit ended with the v...

Jul 24 2018

SC’s Trey Gowdy says Trump aides should consider quitting over Russian Federation performance

Trump says in a Monday tweet: "remember, I gave up NOTHING , we merely talked about future benefits for both countries". Trump adds on the Putin meeting: "Also, we got...