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North Korean Official Reportedly Heads to the US for Talks

Washington and Seoul have been discussing potential U.S. measures to reciprocate North Korea's possible steps toward denuclearization, such as dismantling the...


Canada formally requests clemency for Canadian sentenced to death in China

Canada has an extradition treaty with the US and arrested Meng under the terms of that agreement. A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to be e...


Kremlin mocks notion that Trump could have worked for Russian Federation

Mr Putin's foreign affairs adviser, Yuri Ushakov, similarly derided the claims that Mr Trump might have worked for Russian interests. He particularly scoffed ...


White Home sought navy strike in opposition to Iran

Citing the lack of casualties and limited damage that resulted from the September 6 mortar attack, the US officials whom the Journal spoke to said Bolton's r...


American soldiers killed in Islamic State attack in Syria

Around 350 members of the US-led coalition - mostly American troops - are stationed around Manbij . No confirmation of the attack or possible American casu...


Trump denies working for Russian Federation, calls past Federal Bureau of Investigation officials 'dirty cops'

It is just a hoax", he told reporters as he prepared to leave on a trip to New Orleans on Monday. The Republican president renewed those charges yesterday, sa...


China sentences Canadian to death

In his strongest comments yet, Trudeau said "all countries around the world" should be concerned that Beijing is acting arbitrarily with its justice system. The...


Ted Cruz slams Iowa Republican's 'stupid' remarks on white supremacy

King's hateful and racist comments", Ryan said. "When people with opinions similar to King's open their mouths, they damage not only the Republican Party and ...


Trump warns Turkey against attacking Kurds

Donald Trump has threatened North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey with economic devastation if Ankara attacks the Kurds after the withdrawal of USA tr...


Several deaths, many hurt in Ottawa bus crash

Twenty-three people were hurt and taken to hospitals, he said. Photos from the scene show that one side of second floor was partially crushed by the roof, and...


Senator backs temporary re-opening of U.S. govt

Trump said on Fox News on Saturday night that he has an "absolute right to call a national emergency" over border security. Trump fired off a series of twee...


FBI investigated how Trump’s actions seemed to benefit Russian Federation

The reports , and Trump's harsh criticisms of them, come as Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election conti...


Ex-kidnapping victims: Jayme Closs needs space, time to heal

Taken at knifepoint from her Salt Lake City bedroom in 2002, Smart said that during her captivity, she felt like "life had been stolen from me, all the dreams a...


More than 150 customers without power due to storm

Four to 6 inches are predicted for Washington and 2 to 3 inches for Baltimore, they said. At least five people have died in weather-related road crashes durin...


Pompeo ‘optimistic’ Syria Kurds, Turkey can be protected

Confirmation of the first withdrawals comes amid confusion over plans to implement Trump's pullout order and threats from Turkey to attack Kurdish fighters, w...


Federal Bureau of Investigation 'examined whether Trump was threat to national security'

It is unclear whether Mueller is still pursuing the counterintelligence matter, and some former law enforcement officials outside the investigation have questio...


Two Huawei executives arrested in Poland over spying allegations

TVP reported that Huawei's office in Poland had been searched by the AWB, along with the offices of Orange Polska where the Polish national reportedly wo...


Runaway Saudi woman leaves for Canada

She meant to fly on to Australia , but barricaded herself in a hotel room in Bangkok's main airport on Sunday after Thai immigration officials attempted to d...


Driver crashed while participating in 'Bird Box Challenge'

The challenge is based on the hit Netflix movie starring Sandra Bullock where characters must constantly be blindfolded to avoid visions that urge them to c...


Congo: Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi wins presidential vote

The commission declared opposition leader, Felix Tshisekedi, the official victor early on Thursday in what could lead to Congo's first democratic transfer of po...


Sheriff's office: 13-year-old missing WI girl found alive

Police haven't revealed the condition of Jayme, who was found late Thursday afternoon in Douglas County, in the USA state of Wisconsin. A person of interest w...


Manafort Suffering From Depression, Anxiety Due to Conditions in Jail - Filing

The specifics of the Mueller allegations were not previously known publicly, having been blacked out in a heavily redacted December 7 filing by the Russian Fede...


Rod Rosenstein Resignation Plan Puts New Pressure On William Barr Confirmation

If confirmed, Barr would then oversee the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation. Top justice department official Rod Rosenstein , who oversa...


Thailand halts plan to expel Saudi woman fleeing family

Alqunun against her will and are extending protection for her", said Giuseppe de Vicentiis, UNHCR's representative in Thailand said on Tuesday. Politicians ...


AFP investigating after suspicious packages delivered to global consulates in Melbourne, Canberra

Police in Australia are investigating suspicious packages sent to at least ten embassies and consulates in Canberra and Melbourne, including those of Britai...


Thai, Saudi officials meet over case of young Saudi woman seeking asylum

Earlier Wednesday, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says there will be no "special treatment" in the case of an 18-year-old Saudi woman's desperate plea for...


US, China Hold More Trade Talks Overshadowed By Kim Jong Un's Visit

The tweet said: "January 8 is #KimJonUn's 35th birthday, which means he will celebrate his birthday during his January 7 to 10 visit to China". Kim's visit ...


20 children injured in attack at Chinese primary school

The suspect was apprehended at the scene and an investigation has been launched, according to reports. Surnamed Jia, the 49-year-old assailant was a contrac...


Gutfeld: Trump Should Acknowledge Dems' 'Personal Vendetta' Against Him in Nat'l Address

The White House announced news of the border trip as the partial government shutdown continues into its 17th day, with no end in sight. The moves indicate the...


Ukrainian Orthodox Church gets ‘tomos of autocephaly’ at historic ceremony in Istanbul

The document was handed over by Patriarch Bartholomew during an Epiphany service at St George's Cathedral in Istanbul, an AFP correspondent said, completing t...


China and USA to hold trade talks in Beijing

When the administration ramped up tariffs in July, President insisted the higher duties would encourage USA manufacturers to bring overseas jobs back home. U.S....


Man charged with murder in Houston girl’s death

Jazmine's family had believed the shooting was racially motivated, but prosecutors said Sunday the killing was a case of mistaken identity. At a court heari...


Sen. Elizabeth Warren visits Council Bluffs

Tonight I told Rachel @Maddow : Every Democratic candidate for President in 2020 should link arms & pledge to run grassroots campaigns funded by the people. "S...


US Presidential Hopeful Elizabeth Warren Cautious, But Not Anti-Crypto

Still, her decision to go to Iowa first - and build up her campaign staff there - suggests she views it as critical to her efforts to rise to the top of a crowd...


New congresswoman calls to impeach President Trump in video

Tlaib already stood out from the crowd in congress as a woman, a Muslim, a Detroiter, and the first Palestinian American elected to congress. Brad Sherman of ...


Romney challenges Trump and D.C. pays attention

In his op-ed , Romney said President Trump's character falls short of what is required of a president. Sen. -elect Mitt Romney said the departure of Defe...


USA will protect Kurds, no timetable for Syria withdrawal

Trump's statement comes a day after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss Syria and Iran. Trump also affirme...


China's Xi Jinping threatens resort to 'force' to unify with Taiwan

In a policy speech centered on Taiwan, Xi said, "We are willing to create a vast space for peaceful reunification, but we will never leave any room for any sort...


Women enter flashpoint Indian temple defying centuries-old ban

Despite the Supreme Court's historic decision on September 28 past year, permitting women in the 10-50 age group, no children or young women in the "barred" gro...


Auto deliberately driven into New Year's Eve crowds injuring eight in Tokyo

Police say the man is suspected of intentionally trying to kill people by ploughing the medium-sized van into crowds who had lined the streets to welcome in 201...