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Feb 14 2019

"El Chapo" attorney claims "plenty of errors" and unfair trial

One former prisoner, in an interview with The Boston Globe, described the lockup as a "high-tech version of hell, created to shut down all sensory perception". "They head...

Feb 13 2019

New Delhi Hotel Fire Kills 17, Police Say

A senior civic official said a suspected short circuit could have sparked the fire. "Also, it was too narrow", he told reporters. Most of the victims - including many f...

Feb 11 2019

Senate Judiciary advances William Barr's nomination to be attorney general

Whitaker has done, but I think the time has come for new leadership at the department", Graham added. Lindsey Graham , a South Carolina Republican and committee chairman...

Feb 11 2019

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana abortion clinic regulations

But John Roberts , along with Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, Neil M. Gorsuch, and Brett Kavanaugh , ruled that the inmate had waited too long (five whole days) to fil...

Feb 10 2019

Venezuela's Guaido: 'We will do what is necessary'

However, on the other side of the Tienditas border bridge, Venezuelan troops loyal to Maduro had blocked the road, heightening tensions with Washington . They squeeze us...

Feb 10 2019

Elizabeth Warren Officially Announces 2020 Presidential Run

On Saturday, she officially threw her hat into the ring during a a rally in Lawrence , Massachusetts. Warren was introduced on Saturday by Representative Joe Kennedy I...

Feb 09 2019

Edinburgh weather: Storm Erik to bring 70mph gusts and heavy rain

Watch BBC Weather presenter Simon King's report to find out more. Suffolk and Essex can expect wind speeds to increase through tomorrow morning, according to the MET O...

Feb 07 2019

Democrats launch new probe of Trump's finances, Russian Federation ties

The House Intelligence Committee is set to pursue a wide investigation into attempts to influence the 2016 USA presidential election, including a look at Donald Trump's ...

Feb 07 2019

Trump Announces 2nd Summit With Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

A spokesperson for Vietnam's foreign ministry said in a tweet on Wednesday that the country welcomed the summit and "strongly supports" dialogue on peace, security and ...

Feb 03 2019

Senate opposes Trump on troop pullouts

Mr. Trump late previous year declared the US had won its battle against the Islamic State in Syria, and said he would bring troops back. On Wednesday, Trump lashed...

Feb 03 2019

Virginia governor faces pressure to resign after racist yearbook photo surfaces

Northam said Saturday afternoon that he does not think he is one of the two people in a photograph of a man wearing blackface and another wearing a Ku Klux Klan robe ...

Feb 02 2019

NATO says Russian Federation in breach of arms treaty

The US argues that Russian Federation has jeopardised the INF treaty for years by deploying ground-launched missiles that fall within the banned range of 500km to 5,500km...

Feb 02 2019

Cory Booker speaks to press in Newark after announcing presidential bid

Booker enters what's shaping up to be a crowded presidential primary, with three of his fellow Democratic senators - Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, Kamala Harris ...

Jan 31 2019

Christie takes tequila shots - and shots at Trump

Chris Christie , R-N.J., said he might challenge President Donald Trump in the 2020 GOP primary. Christie dropped his presidential bid he went on the endorse Trump ― ...

Jan 30 2019

Met Office issues heavy snow warning for Berkshire

Powys County Council has already prepared for the weather and will have gritters and snow ploughs out on main roads. Cyclists are also being told to look out for thic...

Jan 30 2019

Mueller probe 'close to being completed': acting U.S. attorney general

CNN reports that Whitaker has been "fully briefed" on Mueller's investigation and that he anticipates a swift end to the probe. The timing of Mueller's investigation...

Jan 30 2019

Trump ally Roger Stone pleads not guilty on charges in Russian Federation investigation

A self-described dirty trickster, Stone is the sixth Trump aide charged in Mueller's investigation. "Stone, a 66-year-old political consultant, was wholly unnecessary a...

Jan 29 2019

Trump associate Stone arrested, faces obstruction charge

Stone , who was arrested Friday at his home in Fort Lauderdale, Fla ., said after his release on bond that he would not testify against Trump "because I would have to ...

Jan 28 2019

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow

A cold front will pass through northeast IL and northwest IN on Thursday afternoon, with the following frigid air dropping wind chills to minus 20 to minus 30 degrees a...

Jan 27 2019

Lanny Davis: Rudy Giuliani Is ‘Mentally Unstable' --- He Should Be 'Criminally Investigated'

Cohen's lawyer, Lanny Davis , sent a statement to CNBC Thursday calling for "an immediate House resolution against Trump for congressional witness tampering and obst...