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Deadlines looming in pivotal, rancorous Florida recounts

That caused mismatched results with the recount of 174,000 early voting ballots, forcing staffers to go back and redo their work. Palm Beach County also figur...


Turkey 'patiently' waiting for Saudi insights into Khashoggi killing

Graham was skeptical of National Security Adviser John Bolton's comments Monday that people who've heard a recording of Khashoggi's murder don't believe it im...


Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman Resigns Over Gaza Ceasefire

Netanyahu has defended Tuesday's ceasefire deal that ended the worst escalation between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza since a 2014 war. Israel resp...


Israeli bombing kills Palestinians in new Gaza air strikes

Palestinian militants have launched 400 rockets or mortar bombs across the border after carrying out a surprise guided-missile attack Monday on an Israeli bus t...


Duterte at ASEAN Summit: 'What's wrong with my nap?'

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said that while a code of conduct for the South China Sea was needed "at all costs", the threat of confrontation and troubl...


United Airlines Warns Pilots on Issue That Plagued Fatal Lion Air Flight

The automated system is created to help them avoid raising the plane's nose too high, which can cause the plane to stall, or lose the aerodynamic lift needed to...


Khashoggi murder: Audio recordings hint Saudi Prince involvement

After repeated denials, Saudi Arabia finally admitted Mr Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and Riyadh critic, had been murdered at the mission in a "ro...


Dems increase Senate lead in Arizona, as Florida's Scott heads to DC

She went on to get a job as a social worker, and earned a Ph.D. and a law license. "That's the same approach I'll take to representing our great state in the...


Is Theresa May about to agree a Brexit deal with the EU?

A European source confirmed to AFP news agency that an agreement has been struck on a "technical level", but said it still needed political approval in London ...


Tales Of Heroism Emerge From Bourke Street Terror Attack

Australian police on Friday said they were treating a deadly knife attack in Melbourne as an an act of terror, with the Islamic State group claiming responsib...


Netanyahu defends Qatari cash infusion to Gaza

Israel's Iron Dome system shot down at least two rockets, the military said. It was not immediately clear where the others had landed. Israel stressed its op...


Wildfires deadliest on record in California with 31 killed

So far, three of the more than 4,000 firefighters deployed have been injured. Saturday saw a brief reprieve in the fierce winds fueling the fires, and firefig...


Woman arrested for putting needles in strawberries

Queensland Police said it had conducted a "complex" national investigation "with multiple government, law enforcement and intelligence agencies " in order t...


Saudi coalition cancels United States refueling deal for Yemen war

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen also drew worldwide ire in August when a coalition airstrike hit a school bus in northern Yemen and killed at least ...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital after fracturing three ribs in fall

The court made the announcement on November 8, saying that the 85-year-old went home after the fall but had "discomfort overnight" and went to George Washington...


Boeing jet crash-lands at Guyana airport, six injured: minister

Images posted on the airport's Facebook page showed a damaged Fly Jamaica Airways jet resting in a bed of sand off the runway. The passengers - 82 Canadians, ...


Philippines hands Imelda Marcos lengthy prison term in graft case

It sentenced her to six to 11 years in prison on each count. The widow of the late dictator is facing dozens of protracted graft cases that have hounded her s...


At least 11 reported wounded as man fires shots into California bar

The bar's website says its hosts "College Country Night" every Wednesday. Many more people had more minor injuries, including some that came from their attemp...


Driving through Paradise, California as the Camp Fire rages on

The town of Chico, population 93,000, could be next in the path of the wildfire , which was forecast to be driven westward overnight by 35-mile-per hour (56 km...


Denuclearization deadlock as Pompeo's meeting with N. Koreans delayed

But in Seoul, Yang Moo-jin, a professor at the University of the studies of north korea, has seen a bad sign in this report. The State Department previously a...


Prospect of another recount in Florida sparks partisan showdown

In a call with reporters Thursday, Nelson's lawyer, Marc Elias , said that the race now stands as a "jump ball" as counties around the state canvass their ...


Trump calls results a 'tremendous success'

Army veteran Max Rose also notched a win for Democrats in a race Inside Elections with Nathan L. Gonzales rated Lean Republican, defeating New York GOP Re...


Protests to protect Robert Mueller planned nationwide after Jeff Sessions firing

Whitaker is Sessions' former chief of staff. Answering allegations that the White House had used a clip edited by a notorious right-wing conspiracy theorist,...


These Women Made History in the Midterms

Ayanna Pressley , congresswoman-elect for Massachusetts' 7th district. Women have run in record numbers, and Native Americans, Muslims, Latinos, immigrants, m...


U.S. emergency directive after Boeing jet crash in Indonesia

The FAA, which regulates the USA aviation industry, hasn't received any reports of airspeed issues occurring on the model in the US, said a person familiar ...


What we know about the gunman in the Thousand Oaks bar shooting

A mental health specialist met with him and didn't feel he needed to be hospitalized. "First thing I said was 'please don't drink and drive.'" Jason's last wo...


Trump under fire for firing Sessions

They insisted on anonymity to comment on conversations they were not authorized to describe. With Democrats grabbing control of the House of Representatives, ...


Democrats score governor wins in Trump states, Florida down to wire

However, Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams has not conceded and says the race could come down to a run-off election if neither candidate wins 50 percent of the v...


Trump Forces Sessions to Resign

President Trump has abruptly announced on Twitter that Jeff Sessions is no longer the USA attorney general . In a tweet on Wednesday afternoon, Tr...


Boeing to issue safety warning to pilots for 737 Max jets

This isn't to say that the Lion Air crew was necessarily in the latter group-despite safety problems in the past with this airline, this specific crew may h...


Sheriff: Daytona Beach-area teen killed mom after arguing over bad grade

The DeBary teenager accused of strangling his mother to death because of an argument over school grades will remain in detention, a judge ruled Sunday. "No sign...


Florida Just Voted for a Major Voting Rights Win

While the amendment had support from both liberal and conservative groups, outspoken support for the amendment mostly came from the Democrat side of the ais...


Polls Closing in Midterm Elections with Trump's Agenda on the Line

Republicans , meanwhile, retained control of the Senate after GOP candidates unseated incumbent Democrats in IN and North Dakota and won an open seat in Tenne...


Yoga shooter appeared to have made misogynistic videos

The two women who were killed were named as Nancy Van Vessem, 61, and Maura Binkley, 21, who both had ties to Florida State University (FSU). He was a graduat...


Brother of billionaire Saudi prince freed after months in detention

The official confirmed a report in Turkey's Sabah newspaper that an 11-member Saudi team sent to Turkey for a joint investigation included experts on chemic...


Early Reports Indicate Heavy Turnout In Connecticut

Inactive voters are those who have "not cast a ballot in two straight federal elections and failed to return repeated post cards from election officials seekin...


Ted Cruz fends off Beto O'Rourke in Texas Senate race

He raised a staggering $70 million, the most of any Senate candidate in history, according to USA Today. During his bid for the Senate, O'Rourke tapped Facebo...


Mike Pompeo Warns Sanctions on Iran Will Be the ‘Toughest’ Ever

US Trump administration's tough new sanctions on Iran took effect on Monday but eight major importers of Iranian oil were spared from immediate penalties. T...


Abrams: Trump is 'wrong', I am qualified to be Georgia's governor

If elected, Abrams will be the first-ever American black female governor. She touts her experience working with Republicans as a state legislative leader, b...


Open to new deal with Iran

Trump is reimposing the toughest sanctions ever on Iran , targeting numerous corrupt regime's critical sectors". The world's three largest producers - Russia,...