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Apr 08 2019

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is resigning

He also said that Kevin McAleenan, the US Customs and Border Protection commissioner, will replace her. The people say she has always been frustrated by the difficulty ge...

Apr 07 2019

U.S. President Trump says has not read Mueller report

The disparity in length between Barr's letter and Mueller's full report, which totals almost 400 pages, raises the likelihood of additional significant information that w...

Apr 07 2019

Accused Christchurch mosque shooter to undergo mental health tests

Today, that has been significantly upgraded: He will face court tomorrow charged with 50 counts of murder and an additional 39 counts of attempted murder. Thousands of vi...

Apr 06 2019

Assange to be kicked out of London embassy, arrested

Why is Julian Assange in the Ecuadorian embassy? The accusations came after local media published allegations of corruption which included photographs of Mr Moreno'...

Apr 06 2019

Trump Says China Trade Deal Isn’t Ready But May Be ‘Monumental’

Other non-binding promises China has offered to implement by 2029 wouldn't be tied to potential USA retaliation, they said, without elaborating. US stocks rose on Thu...

Apr 05 2019

Venezuela lawmakers strip opposition leader of his immunity

Tensions flared when Guaido declared himself acting president on January 23 - a move supported by the US and many European and Latin American countries. The opposition le...

Apr 05 2019

Pence warns Turkey against buying Russian air defense system

On Monday, the Pentagon said it had suspended the delivery of equipment related to the stealthy F-35 fighter jet "pending an unequivocal Turkish decision to forgo deliver...

Apr 05 2019

IDF Commander: Changing Reality in Syria Enabled Baumel's Recovery

Five Israeli soldiers went missing in the Battle of Sultan Yacoub between Israeli and Syrian forces on 11 June 1982 in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley. Israel's military declin...

Apr 05 2019

People who can't afford luxury hotels are still protesting Brunei's new law

According to Reuters, the United Nations said on Wednesday that Brunei is violating human rights by implementing Islamic laws that would allow death by stoning for ad...

Apr 05 2019

Police, FBI trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011

People who talked to the boy before police arrived said he was anxious and pleaded for help. "I've prayed. since he's been gone, God will keep him close and take care o...

Apr 04 2019

White House softens tone after threat to close border with Mexico

But Mr. Trump said he is willing to take the risk of deeper economic pain if it means stopping illegal immigration . "You need very specific parts to go into a vehic...

Apr 04 2019

Chicago elects 1st black female and 1st openly gay mayor

She beat out Toni Preckwinkle , a career politician who is also black, by a wide margin of 74 to 26 percent with most ballots counted. Her opponent - Toni Preckwinkle...

Apr 04 2019

Samantha Josephson: Missing college student confirmed dead in SC

A CCTV caught Samantha getting into a black Chevy Impala that she mistook for her Uber Ride. He was being held in the Richland County jail. Columbia Police Departme...

Apr 03 2019

Algerian President Names New Government, Keeps Army Chief

Last week, Algeria's influential Deputy Defense Minister and Chief of Staff Gen. Ahmed Gaid Salah , who is a member of Bouteflika's inner that which de-facto governe...

Apr 03 2019

One of Russia's richest women killed in German plane crash

German authorities have begun recovering the bodies of three people, believed to include one of Russia's richest women, who were killed in a small plane crash Sunday....

Apr 03 2019

Ben Cardin: Closing U.S.-Mexico border 'makes no sense'

Trump told reporters at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on Friday that the United States was paying the three countries "tremendous amounts of money", but received no...

Apr 03 2019

Pregnant whale found dead with 20 kilos of plastic inside

When veterinarians and researchers from Sassari and the University of Padua opened the malnourished young female whale, they discovered not only was she pregnant, but lik...

Apr 03 2019

Threat to close border puts El Paso on edge

It's unclear whether Trump will follow through on his threat, but Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz - who's also chairman-elect of the Texas Border Coalition, a collective of bor...

Apr 03 2019

Hussle slaying involved personal dispute, police chief says

Two other people suffered serious injuries and 15 had injuries that were considered non-life threatening. A fight apparently broke out Monday night at a memorial for Hu...

Apr 02 2019

Samantha Josephson: father of murdered student vows to improve ridesharing safety

Her friends reported her missing Friday afternoon, and her body was found 70 miles away a few hours later, police said. Investigators say they found blood in the tr...