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Feb 13 2019

Venezuela’s Guaido Blasts Government Aid Blockade

Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido said Monday that his team had delivered its first round of humanitarian aid amid objections from President Nicolas Maduro ,...

Feb 12 2019

Washington braces for Trump to weigh in on shutdown deal

Watch his remarks in the player above. He decried the Trump administration's separation of immigrant children from their parents at the border. O'Rourke, who narrowly l...

Feb 12 2019

Delhi hotel fire kills 17

Fire brigade and police officials said the death toll had risen from nine to at least 17 people, with four others sustaining injuries. Delhi health minister Satyendra K...

Feb 12 2019

Winter storm warning issued for Auburn, southern Cayuga County until Wednesday

Heavy snow and ice is forecast to sweep across NY, bringing what forecasters are calling a "messy mix" to the region. Areas in PINK: Plan on slippery/icy road condition...

Feb 11 2019

Snowstorm Buries Pacific Northwest, With More on the Way

In the central part of the state, snow drifts blocked roads and forced the closure of USA 2 and Interstate 90, in addition to causing multiple vehicle crashes. About 50,0...

Feb 11 2019

Naidu to begin hunger strike today at New Delhi

He told me he would turn around the infrastructure of Andhra Pradesh. As Modi had addressed him as Lokesh's father, Naidu retorted by calling him the Prime Minister hus...

Feb 11 2019

Embattled Virginia governor: 'I'm not going anywhere'

The state's Attorney General also admitted to donning blackface for a party in the 1980s, and the state's Lieutenant Governor, Justin Fairfax , has been hit with two...

Feb 11 2019

US Military Sets April Target Date for Leaving Syria

A senior Trump administration official briefed on objectives outlined at the meeting, speaking to the reporter, said, "As the president has stated, the U.S. Bali told ...

Feb 11 2019

Trump sees no summit with Chinese President by tariff date

When asked by reporters at the White House later if he would meet with Xi before the end of the month, Trump shook his head and said "no", according to reports . "They...

Feb 10 2019

President Trump has medical checkup

The president scored a ideal 30 on an assessment detecting cognitive impairment, answering critics who said that he occasionally repeated himself. Trump loves the mor...

Feb 10 2019

Senate panel approves Trump’s attorney general nominee

If he wins the job, Barr's independence could be put to the test when Mueller wraps up his investigation into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation d...

Feb 09 2019

Thai princess, junta chief to run for prime minister

But the opposition from Ubolratana's younger brother, a constitutional monarch, is likely to lead to the Election Commission disqualifying her. "Involvement of a high-r...

Feb 09 2019

Evidence shows Khashoggi killing planned, carried out by Saudi officials

The New York Times is reporting USA intelligence agencies have uncovered a 2017 conversation in which Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told a top aide that he w...

Feb 09 2019

Acting AG Whitaker Will Testify Before House Committee After Earlier Refusing

Congressman Jerry Nadler clashed with President Trump's acting Attorney General, Matthew Whitaker , at a contentious House Judiciary Committee hearing on Friday, a...

Feb 09 2019

Despite disagreements, Moscow talks were ‘very successful’, says Taliban

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about Washington's commitment to an "enduring partnership" with Afghanistan. Speaking after the Moscow meeting , the head of the Tali...

Feb 07 2019

Women in white: Democrat solidarity stands out at State of the Union

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., poses for a picture with other women ahead of the State of the Union address . And this isn't the first time that Trump has been met ...

Feb 07 2019

New York Governor Calls On Justice Department To Investigate Freezing Jail

Officials say power is expected back on Monday. No devices were found. Andrew Cuomo chastised the Bureau of Prisons Sunday, calling on the Justice Department to investi...

Feb 07 2019

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen’s Congressional Testimony Postponed

Republicans ended that probe in March, concluding there was no evidence of conspiracy or collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign. The inves...

Feb 07 2019

I was not consulted on Syria pullout, CENTCOM chief Votel says

The president later declared that he would also be pulling some 7,000 US troops out of Afghanistan , where his administration is involved in peace talks with the Taliban...

Feb 07 2019

Chinese firecracker explosion kills five in early hours of Lunar New Year

A few spots around the valley are gearing up for Chinese New Year today. These temporary capacity reductions have been relatively successful. The Lunar New Year i...