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Dec 14 2018

Maria Butina Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy

As part of her plea deal, the details of which ABC News reported earlier this week, Butina agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy and cooperate with federal, state and lo...

Dec 14 2018

Vulnerable nations want action at climate talks

Since 2 December, the conference has brought together thousands of climate action decision-makers, advocates and activists, with one key objective, adopting global guidel...

Dec 14 2018

Emergency services arrive at the scene of Strasbourg shooting

Four members of his family, his parents and two brothers remain in police custody in France . Strasbourg police said an armed person entered the perimeter of the ...

Dec 14 2018

Theresa May hints she won't fight next election as Conservative leader

A Downing Street spokeswoman confirmed that it was the Government's aim to hold the vote in the Commons "as soon as possible in January". Theresa May has been giv...

Dec 14 2018

Chinese importers buy US soy cargoes - traders

The White House is delaying a second round of payments from a $12 billion aid package for farmers stung by a trade dispute between China and the United States, amid optim...

Dec 13 2018

Absence of Qatar emir overshadows Gulf Arab summit

Ahmed bin Saeed AlRumaihi, director of the information office at Qatar's foreign ministry, slammed the final communique for not addressing the boycott, which Qatar says...

Dec 13 2018

Theresa May will not lead Conservatives into next general election

May cancelled a trip to Dublin to meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar , to stay in London and battle for lawmakers' support. Husband Philip showed his support by ...

Dec 13 2018

Britain PM Theresa May pulls crucial vote on Brexit deal

Pressed on when the vote would be held, May simply said under existing legislation it had to be held by January 21, 2019. The pound fell 1.6 percent against the dollar ...

Dec 13 2018

Dutch PM calls Strasbourg shooting "horrible"; at least 3 killed, 12 hurt

Nunez said the assailant had been identified as a suspected extremist during his past stays in prison but said the motive for the attack remains unclear. French prosec...

Dec 12 2018

Nobel Peace Prize winners call for justice for war rape victims

In her Nobel acceptance address Monday, Murad said that thousands of women and girls from her community had been kidnapped, raped and traded "in the 21st century, in the ...

Dec 12 2018

United States returns disputed church bells to Philippines

Some U.S. veterans and officials had opposed the return of the bells, calling them memorials to American war dead. The return of the bells had been a sensitive issue. "...

Dec 12 2018

5 missing Marines declared dead in warplanes crash off Japan

Five U.S. Marines who were missing after two aircraft collided mid-air off the coast of Japan on Thursday morning have been declared dead , the U.S. The crash is the...

Dec 11 2018

Signs Mueller ready to nail Trump

In addition, prosecutors in NY in a damning sentencing memo on Cohen repeated the lawyer's claims that he had been acting on the direction of his then boss when he paid h...

Dec 11 2018

United States preparing to sail warship into Black Sea

Kiev and Moscow agreed in 2003 to share access to the Azov Sea, but Russian Federation, after the annexation of Crimea and the construction of a bridge connecting it to t...

Dec 10 2018

Trump Once Again Attacks Comey Over Congressional Testimony

WASHINGTON- The Republican chairmen of the US House Judiciary Committee and House Oversight Committee on Saturday released transcripts of former FBI Director James Com...

Dec 10 2018

Grace Millane disappearance: suspect held

She went missing on December 1 , prompting widespread concern and media coverage both in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. On Saturday, a 26-year-old man was charged...

Dec 10 2018

Theresa May warns of ‘grave uncertainty’ if lawmakers reject Brexit deal

With so much at stake, May is looking for a way to avoid a heavy defeat and keep her Brexit deal alive. "We have got a good shot of winning". She has not backed Mrs May...

Dec 10 2018

NYT Explores Saudis' 'Wooing' of Jared Kushner

At one point, Khashoggi is heard saying "I can't breathe, I can't breathe". Their communication went on even in the aftermath of the killing of Jamal Khashoggi . As th...

Dec 10 2018

Dog waited weeks for owners at home burned in Camp fire

Per The Washington Post , Andrea Gaylord could not make it back to her property when the fire first began to spread. Pictures shared on the K9 Paw Print Rescue's ...

Dec 10 2018

Bill Barr is a home run by Trump

U.S. media report he has been critical of some aspects of that inquiry. A Professor of Political Science at Drexel University, Dr. Bill Rosenberg, thinks the nomination...