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Oct 19 2019

Mark Zuckerberg looks to explain Facebook's free speech rules

As reported by The Verge , this is the first time Zuckerberg is going to express his views in a live speech since until now, he has been speaking his mind via blog pos...

Oct 19 2019

Police Release El Chapo's Son After Initial Arrest Following Shootout

Cartel gunmen are seen outside during clashes with federal forces following the detention of Ovidio Guzman , son of drug kingpin Joaquin " El Chapo " Guzman, in Culiacan...

Oct 18 2019

Brexit talks go down to the wire ahead of European Union summit

The big question is how far Johnson's government is prepared to budge on its insistence that the United Kingdom, including Northern Ireland , must leave the European Uni...

Oct 18 2019

Ukraine's Chief Prosecutor Could Be Pivotal In Trump, Biden Standoff

He doesn't want me to be the candidate. "He knows if I get the nomination, I will beat him like a drum", Biden said. Giuliani was referencing Trump's 2016 call for Ru...

Oct 17 2019

PM Imran arrives in Saudi Arabia as part of 'peace initiative'

The United States conducted a secret cyber strike on Iran at the end of September, following the mid-September attacks on Saudi oil facilities that cut off 5 percent of g...

Oct 17 2019

Democratic candidates challenge Warren on how she’ll fund ‘Medicare for All’ plan

Elizabeth Warren made her debut as a Democratic front-runner at Tuesday's debate, and it wasn't her best performance. A number of candidates - including Rep. She add...

Oct 17 2019

Dutch family 'waiting for end of time' found in secret room

The children are aged between 16 and 25. "These people may have been staying on the premises since 2010", a police statement said. This will of course be further invest...

Oct 17 2019

'Defiant message' as North Korea's Kim rides white horse on sacred mountain

KCNA added: "All the officials who accompanied him to the top of the mountain felt overflowing emotion and joy and convinced that there will be a great operation to strik...

Oct 16 2019

Trump's Former Russia Advisor Testifies in Democrat-Run Impeachment Inquiry

President Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani on Tuesday said he was "disappointed" in former National Security Adviser John Bolton, after reports emerged that he had called ...

Oct 16 2019

Nigerian police rescue 67 from "inhuman" conditions at Islamic "school"

Addressing journalists at the centre yesterday, Katsina State Commissioner of Police, Sanusi Buba , who bemoaned the situation, said about six rooms containing over 40 p...

Oct 16 2019

Ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill to testify in Trump impeachment inquiry

The officials are unauthorized to discuss the planning and have been granted anonymity. A lawyer for Ms. Hill tweeted Monday morning that his client had received a co...

Oct 16 2019

Hunter Biden defends overseas work in interview, but expresses regret

In a July 25 phone call , Trump pressured Ukraine's leader Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate the Bidens. "I have to, then, answer questions about accusations made by p...

Oct 16 2019

Trudeau, Singh posture for "progressive" votes while Scheer fights in Quebec

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh was campaigning in Vancouver on Monday and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer stopped in Winnipeg. Two RCMP sources spoke to the broadcaster s...

Oct 16 2019

British royal couple in Pakistan on 5-day trip

The royals, who also attended a meeting with President of Pakistan, Arif Alvi at the Presidential Palace Tuesday, visited the classrooms of children between the ages of...

Oct 15 2019

Turkish blast lands close to US outpost in Syria today

USA forces have had a successful partnership with Kurdish YPG militia in Syria to oust the Islamic State group. Trump's decision drew swift bipartisan criticism t...

Oct 15 2019

Mnuchin insists United States reached 'fundamental agreement' in China trade talks

The drop in trade activity was steeper than economists had predicted as the ongoing trade war with the USA continues to hit China's economy. Stocks initially moved high...

Oct 15 2019

Brexit deal 'possible this week': Irish minister

Speaking to Euronews amid a new round of UK-EU negotiations underway on Monday, Simon Coveney said he believed there was "an understanding as to what that deal could look...

Oct 15 2019

Russia, Saudi Arabia to ink US$700mil deal on aircraft leasing

These tensions spiked last month after the attacks on Saudi oil facilities that initially halved the kingdom's crude output and set oil markets alight. Moscow and Riyadh...

Oct 14 2019

United Kingdom remains a long way from Brexit deal, says source

The Sunday Times newspaper reported Johnson, the face of Britain's 2016 campaign to leave the European Union, was now "desperate" to secure a deal after security chiefs w...

Oct 14 2019

Turkey slams Arab League's comments on anti-terror campaign in Syria

Ahmed Aboul Gheit said that Turkey's military operation in northern Syria has resulted in a new wave of displacement and jeopardizes "achievements" made in fighting t...