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Trump Is an 'Avid Consumer' of Information — CIA's Pompeo

Pompeo says the CIA and other agencies are working to prevent possible efforts to target the 2018 congressional midterm elections. In an interview on " Fox Ne...


Blow for Britain's May as Northern Ireland secretary resigns

In his letter to Mrs May he said: "I recognise that this comes at an important moment for politics in Northern Ireland". A law graduate, Mr Brokenshire worked...


Fire breaks out at Trump Tower

According to "Today", the fire is being described as a "one-alarm fire", and officials say no injuries have been reported. There were no immediate reports o...


Palestine quashes reports of its envoy to Pak being reinstated

On December 30, Palestine's Ministry of Foreign Affairs had withdrawn Ali from Pakistan after India lodged a strong protest over his appearance at a rally with ...


Former Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir Mohamad's bid to unseat Najib Razak

The calculation performed found that Anwar's release date is June 10, 2018", he said. "It wasn't easy for me to join a movement that was not happy with me in ...


Supreme Court To Revisit 2013 Verdict Criminalising Gay Sex: 10 Points

The curative petition filed before the top court argues that the court has incorrectly held that a "minuscule fraction of population can not claim fundamental r...


Merrimack market sells big winning ticket

Charlie McIntyre, the executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery, offered up some advice. The victor has not yet come forward. The store will receive a $...


Celebs Are Bringing Activists As Their Dates To Today's Golden Globes

The women of Time's Up , the official Hollywood initiative to combat sexual harassment both within and beyond the entertainment industry, picked the dress code...


Australian Star Craig McLachlan Accused of Sex Harassment

Model and actress Erika Heynatz, musical theatre star Christie Whelan Browne, and Angela Scundi made allegations ranging from unwanted sexual advances including...


Police search for missing journalist in Houston area

Roland's roommate told KPRC that Roland texted her about a suspicious man she saw in Walgreens who was following her. Courtney Roland, 29, left a football c...


Germany's Coalition Talks Are Back On After Months Of Uncertainty

More than three months after a German election, Chancellor Angela Merkel is still scrambling to form a new government and will on Sunday launch a five-day att...


Fire breaks out at Mumbai Sessions Court

Fire officials said the cause of the fire appears to be welding work going on in the court premises. News agency Press Trust of India quoted officials saying ...


Jammu and Kashmir: Four held for playing Pak anthem during cricket match

In another video that was shared by a Facebook page called "Inside The Kashmir", on April 3, 2017, a similar situation was witnessed wherein two teams dressed i...


Indian newspaper pressurized to retract news about Kulbhushan Jadhav

The protesting Pakistanis, who are exiles from the restive Balochistan province of their country, were protesting the same issue, to draw attention to how Bal...


5 dead after fire breaks out at bar in Bengaluru

Reports suggest that out of the five victims, three of the deceased were in their early twenties. "Police rushed to spot and dispersed the crowd", said Selvakum...


Six dead in Yolo County head-on crash

Their names have not been released. Mina Noori, 51, of Dublin, died when she crashed on South Flynn Road about a mile north of Patterson Pass Road, according ...


Egyptian ex-PM Ahmed Shafik says won't run for presidency

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has not yet formally announced his candidacy for the 2018 elections, but he is widely expected to do so and to earn a la...


Black dresses, red carpet: Stars send symbolic message at the Globes

Many female stars arrived with activist guests - Michelle Williams with "Me Too" founder Tarana Burke, Meryl Streep and domestic workers advocate Ai-jen Poo, La...


Turkey to Germany: Time for 'new beginning'

He made his remarks on the sidelines of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Paris where he held talks with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron....


Trump to open Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic to oil drilling

The Trump administration's proposal defies formal requests from North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe that their states be om...


Britain's May to change ministers soon, senior figures reported to be safe

Mr Green was sacked from his position, a role in which he was effectively Mrs May's deputy, in December after making "misleading statements" to the press about ...


Ex-Iranian president Ahmadinejad arrested for 'inciting unrest'

According to Al-Quds Al-Arabi, Ahmadinejad's comments, which came as anti-government protests over the economy were heating up, led to his arrest. Israel's i2...


Mostly cloudy, with highs around 48 — Sunday weather

Monday night , a chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 3 a.m. Sunday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low ar...


Budget Session of parliament to begin on Jan 29

The session will end on 6 April. The Budget that will be presented by Jaitley will be the first after the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime was implemented,...


No. 1 Michigan State roars past Maryland

But Michigan State finished the half on a 15-3 run - and the game on a 62-32 run - en route to its 15th win of the season. In addition to heroics by Jackson J...


What Does Mueller Want With Ivanka Trump?

According to the Los Angeles Times , the president's eldest daughter spoke to Natalia Veselnitskaya and Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin as they exit...


Despite Trump's Iran Tweets, US involvement likely to be limited

The French diplomat was blunt when he said that the violations of the demonstrators' rights "do not constitute per se a threat to global peace and security". Th...


Killed, Including Boy, in Shooting at Santa Clarita Home: Sheriff's Department

In a shooting in a suburb of Los Angeles, four people were killed. The murders were discovered by the police in Santa Clarita at the family's home on the morn...


Tanker Collision, 32 Missing

An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's east coast, leaving the tanker's entire crew of 32 missing and causing it to sp...


Federal pot policy change sparks confusion, crackdown fears

In guidance issued Thursday, Sessions rescinded those policies and instead will permit individual USA attorneys to decide how aggressively to go after marijuana...


Zimbabwean president says will not form coalition government with opposition

Accompanied by Vice President Constantino Chiwenga - the general who led a military operation that brought him to power in November, President Mnangagwa visited...


Two migrants dead, 290 rescued off Libya coast

Last year, 3,116 people died attempting the crossing, according to the International Organization for Migration. Last year, more than 5,000 people died along ...


Israel's New Blacklist of BDS-Supporting Groups of Sparks Outrage

Numerous organizations on the list are affiliated with the " boycott, divestment and sanctions " movement, or BDS , which discourages the purchase of Israeli g...


SpaceX to launch top-secret Zuma Sunday

The launch window for the Falcon 9 rocket opens at 8 p.m. SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk has promised an exciting maiden flight from Kennedy Space Center ....


Colbert Is Campaigning Hard for Trump's "Corrupt Media" Awards

After the advert was released, The Daily Show's official Twitter account poked fun at Trump's literacy, saying: "Hey @realDonaldTrump, show them you're not ...