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Nov 24 2018

Chief Justice Roberts Makes Rare Criticism of Trump After 'Obama Judge' Remark

It's not unusual for those challenging a president's policies to sue in courts they consider likely to back their claims. Things are not going well for the USA presiden...

Nov 24 2018

Holstered gun stops bullet fired at officer during deadly Chicago hospital shooting

It's not clear which caused his death. However, police say the suspected gunman was in a firefight with a SWAT team member before he was killed. Chicago "lost a doc...

Nov 24 2018

Turkey foreign minister says Trump wants to avoid Khashoggi death

The crown prince on Thursday began a tour of several Arab countries in the United Arab Emirates, his first trip overseas since the murder, which has strained Saudi Arabi...

Nov 23 2018

Pakistan summons U.S. envoy to protest Trump's criticism

He also criticised the country for allegedly offering al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden a hideout in Abbottabad . "Fools!" Trump said in a series of tweets . Foreign...

Nov 23 2018

India protests against harassment of high commission officials in Pakistan

On Thursday, the Cabinet approved the development of the Kartarpur corridor from Dera Baba Nanak village in Gurdaspur to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Pakistan. The ...

Nov 23 2018

1st LD: China, Philippines chart course for future relations in joint statement

Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo meets up Wednesday with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping where the former lauded China and recalled her presidency, which saw Ma...

Nov 23 2018

At least 40 killed in Kabul blast near wedding hall - Afghan ministry

The attacker entered a banquet room at the venue near Kabul airport and detonated his explosives. At least 43 are dead and 83 more were wounded, Afghan Health Ministr...

Nov 23 2018

Trump renews threat to close United States border with Mexico

Trump has sent almost 6,000 troops to the US-Mexico border to protect against a group of migrants coming through Mexico from Central America. "Disagreeing with a cou...

Nov 23 2018

Britain's May Announces Agreement With Europe on Brexit

On Wednesday Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez repeated a threat to sink the whole Brexit deal if Madrid's concerns on Gibraltar were not met. However, risks rem...

Nov 23 2018

Police Are Looking Into Possibility That QLD Baby Was "Sacrificed" In NSW

Queensland police captured later images of the parents and the two-year-old catching a bus at Coolangatta and returning to Queensland . Flowers and teddies left...

Nov 22 2018

More than 200 still missing in California's deadliest wildfire on record

Nearly 10,000km away, US President Donald Trump , in France for World War I commemorations on Sunday, drew criticism for an unsympathetic reaction to the devastation. Tw...

Nov 22 2018

Trump lawyers submit president's answers in writing to Mueller questions

In an interview with CNN a year ago, Mr Whitaker said: "I could see a scenario where Jeff Sessions is replaced with a recess appointment and that attorney general doesn...

Nov 22 2018

Make America rake again: Finland makes fun of Trump's fire prevention strategy

Beyond the confusion as to where this idea actually came from, experts say that comparing Finland's fires to those in California is impossible anyway. The president initi...

Nov 21 2018

Protesters slam migrants' arrival in Mexican border city

The city said the hostel would be warmer. Buchanan said troops are done with placing about 75 percent of the obstacles at the border that they planned to. Gastelum has ...

Nov 21 2018

Van Drew Signs Letter Committing to Oppose Pelosi as Speaker

Whip operation aside however, there's another glaring challenge for Pelosi's detractors: she doesn't yet face a definitive challenger. That is where we will see the dis...

Nov 20 2018

British PM to defend draft Brexit deal to business leaders

Several ministers, including her Brexit minister, have resigned and many of her lawmakers seeking to oust her. "The Withdrawal Agreement has been agreed in full, subj...

Nov 20 2018

White House to restore Acosta's pass with a warning

CNN's legal team is objecting to the Trump team's new effort to pull Acosta's credentials, arguing that they were taking such steps retroactively and that there are no...

Nov 20 2018

The Sunday Edition: President Donald Trump Tweetstorm

Trump frequently said on the campaign trail that "a vote for" - any given Republican candidate - "is a vote for me". "I don't know that I've ever seen as big a differ...

Nov 20 2018

Couple Killed In Highway Pileup While Driving To Their Wedding

Schurtz, who was reportedly the daughter of former Fanwood councilwoman Karen Schurtz, lived in New Jersey and worked as head of platform partnerships for Oracle Data Clo...

Nov 20 2018

Chicago Police Respond To Shooting Near Hospital With 'Multiple Victims'

A department spokesman issued a statement on Twitter saying officers are responding after shots were fired near Mercy Hospital on the city's South Side. Fire officials ca...