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Dec 02 2018

Merkel set for late G20 arrival after 'serious' plane malfunction

Due to the disfunction of the electric system, the plane had to land in Germany's western city of Cologne , and Merkel will take another plane to continue her trip. In...

Dec 02 2018

Argentina judge acts on complaint against Saudi prince

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the Saudi crown prince must have at least known about a plot. Pompeo also urged senators to vote against the Yemen resol...

Dec 01 2018

Trump appears to snub high-fiving Putin and Saudi prince at G20

Canada, France, the U.S. and Germany have imposed targeted sanctions related to the murder of the prominent Saudi journalist. It's unclear what the two were discussing ...

Dec 01 2018

World trade system finds fork in road at Buenos Aires

Such meetings are an opportunity for members to develop global policies tackling major issues - but numerous key decisions will be made in one-on-one encounters. Donald T...

Nov 28 2018

UK Parliament seizes internal Facebook documents

The papers also include correspondences between Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives. A Serjeant at Arms, a parliamentary official, ...

Nov 28 2018

At least 50 people injured in suspected Syrian rebel poison gas attack

Government shelling killed three children and two women on Saturday in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province, where Russian Federation and Turkey agreed on a buffer zone, a m...

Nov 27 2018

'I don't believe it' - Trump dismisses government climate report

Climate change-related weather events are expected to become more frequent and more intense and that's going to hit the USA economy hard. This includes worsening air ...

Nov 26 2018

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Fast-Track Transgender Military Ban

The Trump administration yesterday asked for an "immediate review" of the plans by the Supreme Court after they were blocked by three lower courts. Mr Francisco said ...

Nov 26 2018

Mexico backs Trump’s plan to overhaul asylum rules

He tweeted , "our very strong policy is Catch and Detain". Lopez Obrador will take office on December 1. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Migrants run from tear gas, thrown by the...

Nov 26 2018

Man shot woman at Walmart, later turned gun on self

The woman screamed for help and as a clerk called 911, shots were fired. Authorities say a SWAT team surrounded a home a few miles (kilometers) away and evacuated neigh...

Nov 24 2018

Gunman Dead In Thanksgiving Night Shooting At Alabama Mall, Two Wounded

The mall remained closed for the rest of the night, but reopened early in the morning for Black Friday shopping , according to CNN . A 12-year-old girl was also struc...

Nov 22 2018

No thaw for Thanksgiving Day weather

Thanksgiving Forecast: Dry with increasing clouds across the Front Range, highs near 60. Albany, N.Y., records a low of 5 degrees in 1972 with the next lowest almost a...

Nov 21 2018

Rep. Moulton Criticized At Town Hall For Opposing Pelosi

Even before they've taken office, the freshmen swept in by the midterm elections are caught at the center of an escalating power struggle over Pelosi's future. The aide s...

Nov 20 2018

‘I’ll be defense minister,’ declares Netanyahu

In a clear criticism of Bennett and Avigdor Liberman, who resigned from the Defense Ministry last week, sparking a coalition crisis, Netanyahu said: "The Security Cabin...

Nov 20 2018

Finland's President Denies Having Conversation About 'Raking' With Trump

While predicted downpours have been expected to help temper the blazes that have killed 77 people so far, according to The Associated Press , they could also complicate ...

Nov 19 2018

Trump ridiculed over advice to 'rake forest floors'

CNN reported Saturday that Trump toured properties in Paradise, the community of 27,000 that was almost completely destroyed in the fire, before answering questions ...

Nov 19 2018

White House threatens to suspend CNN reporter's press pass again

Acosta's press credentials were revoked after he and President Trump verbally sparred at a press conference this month. "The letter explains that reporters are expected...

Nov 18 2018

United States to join Australia in Papua New Guinea naval base plan

In duelling back-to-back speeches at a pre-APEC business forum, China's President Xi Jinping and US Vice President Mike Pence pulled few punches, laying out sharply con...

Nov 17 2018

At least 8 killed in Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen's Hodeidah: Houthis

During a visit to Riyadh and Abu Dhabi on Monday, Hunt met Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, as well as leaders from the UAE and Yemen. "...

Nov 17 2018

Trump administration must return press pass to CNN reporter Jim Acosta

It doesn't mean he gets to ask questions, it doesn't mean Trump or Sanders have to answer his questions, it doesn't mean they have to hold press briefings at all . In ...