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Military planes head for Venezuela with aid

Even while criticizing Donald Trump's confrontational stance toward his socialist government, Maduro said he holds out hope of meeting the USA president to ...


The Senate could block Trump's national emergency

Considering that 70% of Republicans support the border wall (albeit not necessarily via declaration of a national emergency ), Republican congressmen would...


Two suspected masterminds of Kashmir bombing killed in clash

Separately, Indian authorities claimed to have "incontrovertible evidence" of Pakistan's direct involvement and pledged a harsh response. The Thursday bomb at...


Saudi Arabia deny Crown Prince's takeover bid report

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday that the visit by the crown prince will take their countries' bilateral relations "to new heights". ...


Republican leader says Senate will vote on Green New Deal

McConnell "called for a vote in the Senate on the Green New Deal , and the Democrats are having a cow!" President Donald Trump's administration opposes ac...


El Chapo jury reaches guilty verdicts on 6th day of deliberations

NY jury reached a guilty verdict today in the El Chapo trial. Guzman's wife, Emma Coronel Aispuro, leaves Brooklyn federal court on January 17 after attendi...


Houston Couple Enter Abandoned House To Get High, Nearly Become Tiger Prey

Jason Adlerete, of Houston Police Department's Major Offenders, Livestock Animal Cruelty Unit. A pothead who sneaked into an abandoned home in Houston to ...


Visiting Haifa base, Netanyahu warns Iran of Israel's long missile ranges

Chants of "Death to Israel" and "Death to Britain" followed, and demonstrators burned USA and Israeli flags. An Iranian girl poses with a potrait of the count...


Virginia blackface scandal: Ralph Northam vows to stay as governor

The allegations against Fairfax have placed Democrats in an uncomfortable position: They are attempting to push a rising African-American star out of office whi...


Bahrain drops extradition request for "terrified" refugee soccer player Hakeem al-Araibi

Hakeem Al Araibi , 25, who fled Bahrain in 2014 and received refugee status in Australia, was arrested in November previous year at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Air...


Critics rip into Susan Collins after abortion ruling by Justice Kavanaugh

Trump appointees Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh joined proven conservatives Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito in indicating they would have rejected the stay...


Maduro: Venezuela's Independence Being Destroyed under Cloak of Humanitarian Aid

Guaido says the emergency shipment is a "test" for Venezuela's armed forces, which will have to choose if they allow the much needed aid to pass, or if they i...


Mexican drug cartel targeting Australia

A joint operation between U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Drug Enforcement Agency, Australian Federal Police and Victoria state police had stopped "a ts...


Exploding vape pen kills Texas man, medical examiner says

His grandmother Alice Brown told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that he was weeks away from his 25th birthday and had just bought the device before the accide...


Soccer player refuses voluntary extradition to Bahrain - 2/4/2019 4:27:55 AM

In 2014, Bahraini authorities sentenced him in absentia to 10 years in prison for allegedly vandalising a police station. Acting on a notice from Interpol, al...


Who backs whom in Venezuela crisis

France, Spain, Germany, Britain, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Austria and the Netherlands's coordinated move came after the expiry of an eight-day ultimatum for M...


Trump says there's a 'good chance' he'll declare national emergency

U.S. President Donald Trump is refusing to rule out the possibility of another partial government shutdown to win congressional approval of funding for a wall...


North Korea summit details to be announced next week

The report acknowledges North Korea has been committed to the project but stopped short of confirming enough progress had been made citing inconsistencies. Me...


Venezuela opposition rally to keep up pressure on Maduro

Guaido argues that Maduro was re-elected in a sham election a year ago, and is invoking two articles of Venezuela's constitution that he says allow him as the...


Groundhog doesn't see his shadow, predicting early spring

During the Prohibition era, Punxsutawney Phil "threatened" to impose 60 more weeks of winter if he wasn't allowed a stiff drink. Phil aka Seer of Seers, Pro...


United States suspends arms control treaty with Russian Federation

Back in 1987, U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev signed the INF Treaty in the East Room at the White House. Russian...


Woman rescued after being trapped in billionaire's elevator for the weekend

She was taken to a hospital. Once they had the woman out, she was taken to New York - Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center for an evaluation. The Forbe...


US Intelligence Contradicts Trump on N. Korea, Iran, IS Threats

Trump continued: "Be careful of Iran". And he said that the intelligence services failure to grasp that meant they should " go back to school! ". "Negotiating ...


One-Time Trump Aide Might Cooperate in Russia Probe

Roger Stone , a longtime adviser and confidant of President Donald Trump , pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in the Russian Federation investigation afte...


United States and Taliban agree draft framework for Afghanistan peace deal

Taliban and USA representatives, meeting in Qatar last week, outlined but did not formally agree on a broad plan in which US troops would leave the country in e...


Roger Stone Isn't Ruling Out Cooperating With Mueller If He's Asked

At that meeting, Stone helped Trump's father skirt campaign donation rules to pump US$200,000 (RM824.9 million) illegally into Reagan's presidential effort. Sto...


Plunging temperatures, snow, and flash freeze possible Tuesday evening in Washington region

By Saturday evening, another piece of energy moves through with a period of light snow Saturday night. Up to five inches of snow could fall between Thursday and...


Godfather II Scene Plays Cameo Role in Roger Stone Indictment

Stone, possibly sensing a vulnerable point in the man who he claimed was the "real" conduit to Wikileaks , threatened to disappear Bianca in an alleged bid to ...


Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris To Put Headquarters In Baltimore

Harris , California's former attorney general who won a seat to replace longtime Democratic Sen. "I have the unique experience of having been a leader in loca...


Giuliani says Cohen talked about Trump Tower in Moscow through 2016 election

Trump said in November that he saw nothing wrong with running for president and pursuing a business deal simultaneously. On NBC's Meet the Press , Giuliani s...


Government Shutdown Continues as President Trump's Compromise Attempt Doesn't Budge Democrats

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said it was President Trump who took away protections for young undocumented immigrants in the first place, so "offerin...


Syrian air defences shoot down 'hostile targets': state media

A "huge explosion" near a military intelligence office in Damascus Sunday left a number of dead and wounded, a war monitor said, after state TV reported early i...


Winter Weather Advisory In Effect

Blowing and drifting snow is expected to create poor visibility throughout Sunday , especially along the hilltops. For much of the night Friday and during th...


Japan, S.Korea remain split over radar incident

Kim arrived at Washington Dulles International Airport Thursday evening and was spotted leaving the airport with US Special Representative to North Korea Steve ...


Giant spinning ice saucer forms in river

Scientists say the formation of ice discs is rare but natural, but the surreal appearance of the disk has led to speculation of alien intervention. An image t...


Trump Can't Bully AG Pick Into Interfering in Mueller Probe

Barr, 68, was nominated by the president to lead the Justice Department in December, after Sessions resigned at Trump's request in November. "Trump is circl...


How the search for Jayme Closs united family friends, community

On Monday, a criminal complaint outlined how Mr Patterson came up with the idea of targeting Jayme. It says she pushed the bins away, crawled out, put on a pair...


Pompeo discusses USA drawdown in Syria with Turkish counterpart

A spokesman for the coalition said it "has begun the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria". Once the troops are gone, the US will have ended thre...


Benjamin Netanyahu admits Israel to blame for Damascus strikes

The United States has said repeatedly that it will continue to support Israel's right to defend itself against Iran and Hezbollah, including through targeted ...


European Union 'is prepared to delay Brexit until at least July'

United Kingdom data disappointed, indicating shrinking business activity amid Brexit uncertainty. As May made a last-ditch appeal to members of Parliament,...