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Sep 15 2018

President Trump to visit areas affected by Hurricane Florence next week

The Republican president suggested the hurricane death toll was artificially boosted by adding those who had passed away from natural causes such as old age. "If (Trump...

Sep 14 2018

Paul Manafort to Cooperate With Special Counsel in Possible Blow to Trump

The special counsel's Friday superseding information against Paul Manafort is packed with new specifics about his lucrative work as an unregistered foreign lobbyist for...

Sep 12 2018

'The police dropped the ball' - Cele on 'war zone' crime stats

Cele admitted that the figures revealed that the police had "dropped the ball" in their crime-fighting efforts. Police committee chair Francois Beukman, who was shocked...

Sep 12 2018

Barack Obama encourages people to vote: "This is not Coachella"

He says, "I'm not making that up". We want to know what was the naughtiest thing your dogs have every done in the White House? "Because there is actually only one real ...

Sep 12 2018

Hundreds Arrested in Russia Protesting Pension Reform

An Associated Press journalist counted at least 30 people detained at the St. Petersburg protest, which was adjacent to the Finlad Station rail terminal. Sergei Sobyanin,...

Sep 12 2018

Kerala: Congregation Calls Rape Accused Bishop "Innocent Soul", Condemns Protest By Nuns

Backed up by the support of the congregation, the alleged suspect Bishop Franco Mulakkal said, "I think some internal forces are using these nuns for some advantage". In ...

Sep 11 2018

Syrian President May Have Approved Gas Attack In Idlib

Regime and Russian air raids pounded Syria's last major rebel bastion of Idlib today after an overnight lull, killing at least one child, a monitor said . Regime leader ...

Sep 11 2018

Millions in USA prepare for potentially catastrophic Florence

Now is the time to get prepared to make sure your family is safe. "Hurricane #Florence this morning as seen from @Space_Station", Arnold tweeted on Monday. The "maj...

Sep 10 2018

Bob Woodward: Trump Threat ‘Has Not Been Treated Seriously Enough’

From former White House lawyer John Dowd, we learned - or rather had confirmed - that Trump is incapable of getting through a single blustery sentence without uttering ...

Sep 10 2018

Trump praises North Korea for holding 70th anniversary parade without ICBMs

The U.S.'s newly appointed special representative for North Korea, former Ford Motor Co. executive Steve Biegun, was due to arrive in the region Monday. A North Korea e...

Sep 10 2018

SC declares emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Florence

The Miami-based National Hurricane Center said in their 5 a.m. advisory Isaac was holding steady in strength over the central Atlantic and was moving west at 14 mil...

Sep 10 2018

At rally, Trump lauds Kavanaugh progress, decries meanness

I am 100% sure Trump wouldn't be able to pronounce "plaid", given that he can not nail "anonymous", but that's a story for another day. "Whenever we thought he said s...

Sep 09 2018

Trump loyalists are playing the blame game over anonymous op-ed

Asked if the government would take legal action against The New York Times for publishing the essay that it said was written by a "senior official in the Trump adm...

Sep 09 2018

Ceasefire talks fail as airstrikes target last rebel-held region in Syria

More than 350,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's civil war started in 2011 with the repression of anti-Assad protests. In Idlib itself, l...

Sep 09 2018

Two Koreas ask United Nations to circulate 'Panmunjom Declaration'

South Korean National Security Director Chung Eui-yong, right, speaks during a press conference at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Thursday, Sept. The United States...

Sep 07 2018

Fire rips through 200-year-old Rio museum

In an age when major European museums can put up lavishly funded satellites in diversified continents, the woes of the Nationwide Museum provide a reminder that many ext...

Sep 07 2018

India’s interests secured in new pact

India and the United States signed an accord on secure military communications that both sides hailed as a breakthrough on Thursday, possibly opening the way for sales ...

Sep 07 2018

US Charges North Korean Hacker in Sony, WannaCry Cyber-Attacks

The charges are the first against a North Korean cyber operative, according to the Washington Post , which broke the story along with ABC News . A senior DOJ official...

Sep 07 2018

‘Have killed, are killing, will kill terrorists in Syria’: Russia

For Russia and Iran, both allies of the Syrian regime, retaking Idlib is crucial to complete what they see as a military victory in Syria's war after the regime for...

Sep 06 2018

Ayanna Pressley is latest to take down House incumbent

Kennedy. In a video posted by her close friend Jesse Mermell, Pressley stands up in seeming disbelief. How closely existing Democratic leaders will take note is yet t...