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Jan 09 2019

United Nations refers Saudi refugee case to Australia

The 18-year-old claims she was abducted and had her passport confiscated by Saudi Arabian diplomatic staff after she arrived at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport on Sunday...

Jan 08 2019

A look at high-profile defections from North Korea

President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. South Korean media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be on his way to Beijing for his fourth su...

Jan 08 2019

U.S. withdrawal from Syria 'must not endanger allies'

Those meetings will follow talks, also focusing on Syria, that Bolton is holding in Israel , where he said the US pullout was conditional on Turkish guarantees in regard...

Jan 08 2019

White House Announces Trump to Visit Southern Border

But for now, both sides are sticking to their positions and negotiations over the weekend between Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic congressional staffers yielded ...

Jan 08 2019

Patriarch Bartholomew signs tomos of autocephaly for Ukrainian church

Leader of Orthodox Church of Ukraine Metropolitan Epiphany also attended the ceremony . The Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East John X said it is...

Jan 07 2019

More airport security screeners calling off work amid shutdown

Fellow TSA agents, who are also going without pay, worked extra hours to cover the staffing gap, CNN reported. Similarly, call-outs increased by 200-300% at Dallas-Fo...

Jan 07 2019

Canada says 13 citizens detained in China since Huawei CFO arrest

There are growing security concerns from many countries and those in the cyber-intelligence community regarding the use of Chinese telecom companies, which include Huawe...

Jan 07 2019

China confirms USA trade talks in Beijing next week

Deputy US trade representative Jeffrey Gerrish will lead the American delegation, China's Ministry of Commerce said. The talks are going ahead despite tension over th...

Jan 07 2019

Warren Kicks Off 2020 Presidential Campaign In Iowa

Asked about the DNA test she took past year, Warren said she understands the difference between citizenship and ancestry. "I'm really looking forward to the opportuni...

Jan 05 2019

Warren's debut trip to Iowa ignites voter passion

She went on to tell of her visit to the southern border, where she saw detention camps holding migrants who had tried to cross into the United States from Mexico. So, I...

Jan 05 2019

Newly Elected Rep Uses Expletive Against Trump in Impeachment Rant

McCarthy has been calling for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to condemn Tlaib. Republicans have bridled at Tlaib's comments, using them to portray Democrats as seeking po...

Jan 03 2019

More Areas Of Yosemite Closed Due To Human Waste

Most visitors were being respectful of the desert wilderness and park facilities, Joshua Tree's superintendent David Smith said. Purdy and her husband run a rock climbing...

Jan 03 2019

Donald Trump slams Mitt Romney after incoming senator attacks US President's record

Paul said he doesn't think many other senators agree with Romney's critiques of Trump, which Paul wrote off as unproductive "virtue signaling ". "Nor do I think that th...

Jan 03 2019

U.S. troops to leave Syria but YPG support to continue

In contrast to previously emphatic victory declarations, Trump said that "ISIS is mostly gone". However, he did not provide a timetable for the planned military exit fr...

Jan 03 2019

China's Xi Urges Action on Unification with Taiwan

Xi Jinping has insisted that the island would ultimately be reunified with the mainland, and the issue should not be left for future generations to deal with. As part o...

Jan 03 2019

Ayyappa Swami association condemns women's entry into Sabarimala temple

The two women had tried and failed to enter the temple on December 24, and later approached police for help, an officer said. Two women devotees, below the age of 50 ...

Jan 01 2019

Kelly's Interview 'Unprecedented,' Says Expert on White House Chiefs of Staff

The White House didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. This detail emerged in a revealing "exit interview " that former White House Chief of Staff John ...

Jan 01 2019

Manhunt Underway After Suspect Fired Into Vehicle, Killing 7-Year-Old Girl

According the Harris County Sheriff's Office, a woman was driving out of a store parking lot near Wallisville Road and Beltway 8 when a man in a pickup truck pulled up ...

Jan 01 2019

North Korea to Trump: Don't test us

He also added he is willing to meet US President Donald Trump at any time to produce results the global community would welcome. "If the United States does not keep its...

Jan 01 2019

Terror strikes on New Year in UK, Japan; several injured

They say he is suspected of intentionally trying to kill people by driving the small vehicle through the street, which local media said had been closed to auto traffic fo...