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Mar 17 2019

Yellow Vest protests erupt in Paris as cops use water cannon

Fires were lit in the streets, with at least one vehicle set ablaze, and a bank was set alight. Police tried to contain the demonstrators with tear gas and water cannon...

Mar 16 2019

O'Rourke's Donor Roots Are GOP Businessmen — WashPost

He has the potential to tap into various constituencies and, as the El Paso rally demonstrated, a willingness to take on the president. National interest in his campaign ...

Mar 16 2019

Nancy Pelosi takes Trump impeachment off the table: ‘He ‘isn’t worth it’

Trump subsequently retweeted Diamond and Silk, a seeming endorsement of their analysis of the Hatch Act, which says that most executive branch employees are prohibited fr...

Mar 15 2019

Rockets fired at Tel Aviv stopped by Israel's Iron Dome

The Israeli military says air raid warning sirens were triggered in Tel Aviv around 3:10 p.m. EST. The IDF said Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepted one...

Mar 15 2019

Reputed New York crime boss shot dead outside home

Cali, who was known throughout his life as "Franky Boy", is the nephew-in-law of Sicilian mobster John Gambino and had close ties to the Sicilian Mafia family led by Salv...

Mar 15 2019

EU Parliament’s Brexit chief against long delay

He added: "How we get there is something we are prepared to be flexible about". The bloc expects May to ask her peer leaders for an extension to the current departure...

Mar 15 2019

Liberals shut down SNC committee before Wilson-Raybould vote

The director of public prosecutions opted last fall not to negotiate a remediation agreement with the Quebec-based engineering giant, which would have put off a criminal ...

Mar 14 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom to Suspend Death Penalty, Defy Voters, Victims

Newsom defended a $25 million proposed California program to assist asylum seekers who cross the border into the state because he affirms the federal government isn't d...

Mar 14 2019

Sen. Mark Warner responds to Trump budget proposal

Leading Democrats immediately rejected the plan, signaling another bruising fight just weeks after a standoff that led to a 35-day partial government shutdown, the longes...

Mar 14 2019

Highland MP renews calls for a People's Vote on European Union membership

Pressed on Labour's position on a second referendum she said: 'We have not ruled out a People's Vote but our priority is securing a deal'. House of Commons rejects ...

Mar 14 2019

Senate rejection of Trump border emergency no longer certain

The Republicans who have publicly said they will vote for the resolution include Sens. President Donald Trump went on the defensive (again) on Wednesday in (another...

Mar 14 2019

Hanoi seeks Vietnamese suspect's release in Kim killing

They have gone through the proceedings and the charge was being withdrawn, so this is being done according to the law. Law Minister Liew Vui Keong said Wednesday that t...

Mar 14 2019

Michael Cohen’s attorney sends letter clarifying pardon testimony

Cohen the same". Michael Monico told Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., in the letter that Cohen had asked his lawyer to explore the possibility of a pardon before Cohen left...

Mar 13 2019

Sir Tim-Berners Lee calls for greater protection

Thirty years later, around half the world's population is online - but tech giants that dominate the internet , including Google , Facebook and Twitter , have been cri...

Mar 12 2019

LA deputies identify girl found dead in duffel bag

After her identity was confirmed, Jones' relatives gathered at a makeshift memorial that had popped up along the roadside near where her body was found, according to KTL...

Mar 12 2019

Woman charged with Kim Jong Nam’s killing freed in shock ruling

I did not know this will happen". Following the dramatic decision to release Siti Aisyah, a defense lawyer asked for an adjournment in the case against Huong in order t...

Mar 12 2019

Donald Trump Jr. Applauds Tucker Carlson's Refusal To Apologize For Misogyny

While Outback says it cut ties in January, the decision had not been previously reported , and the chain is on Media Matters' list of Carlson's advertisers, which is b...

Mar 12 2019

Trump 2020 budget projects big deficits despite spending cuts

The budget proposal will be released on Monday, March 11, 2019 . Titled "A Budget for a Better America: Promises Kept". Trump's acting budget chief, Russ Vought,...

Mar 12 2019

Weather warning for snow and ice to continue into Monday

Met Eireann has issued two separate weather warning for Galway this week as Storm Gareth is set to bring heavy winds to the west coast. Finally, all counties in the ...

Mar 12 2019

23-year-old British backpacker from Oxford missing in Guatemala

Members of her family are travelling to San Pedro to join the search, the Lucie Blackman Trust has said. The backpacker had been traveling since September and visited...