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Jan 22 2019

Teen accused of mocking Native Americans says he's getting death threats

Phillips lives in this Ypsilanti neighborhood but right now he's still in Washington D.C. He's expected to be back in MI in a few days. In a statement , high school ...

Jan 22 2019

A Winter Storm Warning continues through 4 a.m

Seneca County Sheriff's Office issued a Level 1 snow emergency Saturday morning, and it went to a Level 2 snow emergency about 4:30 p.m. Saturday . The second of two s...

Jan 22 2019

Winter storm sweeping across US

The National Weather Service said more than 116 million people live within its path. "We had more freezing rain and sleet than we expected", Hartford Mayor Luke Broni...

Jan 22 2019

Kamala Harris says she won't conduct foreign policy by tweet

Her father, Donald Harris, is a Stanford University economics professor who emigrated from Jamaica in 1961 for graduate study in economics at University of California, Be...

Jan 22 2019

Israel makes rare admission of striking Iranian forces in Syria

Israel's defense chief Gadi Eizenkot said recently that Israel has launched "thousands of strikes" on Iranian positions in Syria since 2017. Syria's military said that ...

Jan 21 2019

May planning to reject calls for cross-party consensus on Brexit

With just over two months until Britain is due to leave the bloc, some members of Parliament are pushing for the U.K.to delay its departure until the country's divided po...

Jan 21 2019

Police in Derry are investigating a suspected auto bombing

Police were given around 15-minutes to evacuate the area before the device detonated, and have ruled out the possibility of a second attack. There were no casualties. The...

Jan 20 2019

Local Navy Seal among 4 killed in Syrian Blast

Others, however, immediately pointed to the attack as a reason to reverse or adjust the withdrawal plan. "When we tell them [the US] about it, they respond by saying that...

Jan 20 2019

Merkel Warns EU Compromise Is Needed to Avert Harmful Brexit

The prime minister is in a bind. Following the defeat of Theresa May's Brexit deal, Sir Keir said the choice lay between instructing the Government to negotiate a clo...

Jan 20 2019

Indian opposition stages giant joint rally to oust Modi

Police in the eastern city said 500,000 people turned out for the massive "Unite India" rally, which saw leaders from across the opposition spectrum rail against Modi and...

Jan 19 2019

Colombian Drug Lord Says Former Mexican President Took $100M Bribe

Cifuentes testified he had told U.S. prosecutors that Peña Nieto initially reached out to Guzman, asking for $US250 million. Defence attorney Jeffrey Lichtman, left, cr...

Jan 19 2019

Fox & Friends dismisses bombshell BuzzFeed report after just 22 seconds of coverage

Ted Deutch, D-Fla., said during an appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". BuzzFeed News reported late Thursday that two anonymous federal law enforcement officials we...

Jan 19 2019

Senate rejects resolution to block President Trump from lifting sanctions on Russian Federation

In what was an effective rebuke of President Donald Trump , 136 Republicans broke ranks and voted with House Democrats to oppose the plan. Deripaska, 51, is among a gr...

Jan 19 2019

Israeli student killed in Melbourne street while on phone to sister

Maasarwe's body was found early Wednesday in Bundoora , a suburb about 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Melbourne's center. Police said they were "confident" of findi...

Jan 18 2019

North Korea top negotiator in United States for talks with Pompeo

The North Korean delegation could visit the United States "as soon as this week" but plans have not been finalised, a CNN reporter, citing an unnamed source, said on ...

Jan 18 2019

China says detained former Canadian diplomat does not have diplomatic immunity

Her comments are the latest sign of a sharp cooling of China-Canada ties since Canada detained Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant...

Jan 18 2019

Russian Federation says it caught accused US Marine spying red-handed

The 48-year-old MI resident was in Moscow to attend a wedding. He said Whelan was caught red-handed and the investigation is ongoing. "He was detained at the moment...

Jan 16 2019

Pompeo applauds Qatar's assistance while on Mideast tour

Much of the resistance to the United States pullout from anywhere the military is entrenched centers on the fear it would threaten the status quo. Sources told Reuters ...

Jan 16 2019

White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ

The Pentagon accepted the order of the National Security Council , the Journal reported , but it is unknown whether or not the plans for striking Iran were ever ful...

Jan 15 2019

Trump invokes horrific native American Massacre to mock Warren

President Trump pushed his line of attack on Senator Elizabeth Warren's heritage even further in a tweet on Sunday night, in what appears to be his most pointed - and...