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Jan 02 2019

[Breaking] N. Korean leader sends letter to Moon

He expressed willingness to pay a visit to the capital city while monitoring the situation, the spokesman added. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sent a letter to ...

Jan 01 2019

Democrat Elizabeth Warren enters 2020 White House race

Years before political figures like Trump and O'Rourke used social media to shape the national conversation, Warren's prosecutorial grillings of Treasury Secretary Timoth...

Jan 01 2019

EU slams 'unjustified' DR Congo decision to expel envoy

Patients being monitored as possible Ebola patients fled a camp in eastern DR Congo on Thursday after it was attacked by demonstrators protesting further delays to the ...

Jan 01 2019

US Citizen Arrested in Russian Federation on Spying Charges

Russia's domestic security agency says it has arrested a United States citizen on espionage charges. "We have requested this access and expect Russian authorities to pro...

Jan 01 2019

China releases detained Canadian national

The spokesman did not specify when the Canadian was released or returned to Canada. China's Foreign Ministry said this month that McIver was undergoing "administrativ...

Dec 31 2018

Partial Federal Shutdown Into Ninth Day With Trump Blaming Democrats

He's in Washington ready to negotiate. There would be no deal in which Trump offered legal status to all DACA-eligible illegal aliens - those brought to the U.S.as mi...

Dec 30 2018

Short on solutions, long on blame in 2nd shutdown weekend

Trump, who scrapped plans to spend Christmas in his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida and stayed in Washington due to the shutdown, had now also canceled his New Year's plans,...

Dec 29 2018

Trump threatens to shut border if no wall money

Negotiations between opposition Democrats and Republicans failed Thursday to end a partial USA government shutdown, pushing to next week any hopes of ending the impasse o...

Dec 28 2018

Trump Signing MAGA Hats in Iraq May Have Violated Defense Department Rule

Air Force One flew overnight from Washington, landing at an airbase west of Baghdad under the cover of darkness on Wednesday evening. The visit to the Al-Asad Airbase w...

Dec 28 2018

Trump finally hews to ritual of meeting troops in harm's way

It comes a week after Trump stunned his national security advisers by announcing that he would withdraw USA troops from neighboring Syria where they have been fighting ...

Dec 27 2018

President Donald Trump pays unannounced visit to U.S. troops in Iraq

Trump said it's because of U.S. military gains that he can withdraw 2,000 forces from Syria . Defence Secretary Jim Mattis tendered his resignation last Thursday ove...

Dec 27 2018

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Released From Hospital

The cancer was initially discovered after Ginsburg fell and fractured three ribs in November. The Supreme Court is set to meet again on January 7. Ginsburg will remai...

Dec 26 2018

Medical checks ordered after second child migrant dies in U.S. custody

Immigration advocates and human rights groups sharply criticized CBP in the wake of Felipe's death. A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl died of dehydration and septic shoc...

Dec 26 2018

Mattis sends final message to troops as defense secretary

In the resignation letter , James Mattis said he planned on staying until the end of February to ensure a permeant replacement could be chosen and to attend a previo...

Dec 25 2018

Trump Unleashes Christmas Fury On Mattis And McGurk For Resigning In Protest

The announcement that Mattis would leave the administration came just after Trump stunned Washington and allies overseas in declaring that United States troops would leav...

Dec 25 2018

USA gov't shutdown enters 2nd day

Schumer's office said the parties remained "very far apart". Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., argued for increased use of technology along the border instead of "some medieval...

Dec 25 2018

Mulvaney: 'Very possible' shutdown goes into 2019

He pointed out other times when Senate Democrats had voiced support for border wall funding and yet now objected to any funds that would go toward an actual wall. Tru...

Dec 24 2018

Fiancé of missing Colorado woman arrested for her murder

Greg Couch says Patrick Frazee was arrested Friday morning in Woodland Park , Colorado, and has been charged with first degree murder. It was Berreth's mom, Cheryl...

Dec 23 2018

China calls USA arrogant and selfish after hacking indictment

China does not have an extradition treaty with the US. "Australia and China reaffirmed them bilaterally in 2017". The charges are the latest move by the Trump administr...

Dec 22 2018

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pulmonary lobectomy: What to know about the procedure

She had two malignant growths removed from her left lung. Ginsburg was nominated to the Supreme Court by then President Bill Clinton , taking the oath of office in e...