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U.S. imposes 'heaviest-ever' sanctions on North Korea

Coast Guard, is issuing a global shipping advisory meant to alert the world to North Korea's "deceptive shipping practices", the official said . Trump was sp...


School delays Friday, a winter storm expected Saturday

There was a light dusting of snow on the valley floor overnight. Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Though Saturday started out colder than ...


Greitens pledges to cooperate with lawmakers' investigation, lawyer says

The next day, the Missouri GOP attempted to defend Greitens not by offering any challenge against allegations themselves, but instead by offering up a conspir...


European Union says May's Brexit plan won't work

While Britain disentangles itself from its European Union membership - for good or ill depending on a realistic assessment of the pros and cons of belonging to ...


HR McMaster may leave White House if Pentagon offers promotion amid tensions

HR McMaster as National Security Adviser. Those tensions flared into public view again last weekend, when Trump rebuked McMaster for saying that the Justice D...


Spared Texas inmate expresses gratitude

Spurred by the father who Whitaker tried to have killed in 2003, all seven members of the Board of Pardons and Paroles supported clemency for Whitaker in a vo...


Israel extends detention for 2 suspects in Netanyahu case

Arens told the Reshet Bet radio station that he hoped the police were mistaken in recommending that Netanyahu be indicted for bribery and breach of trust. Als...


Australia Wants to Jump-Start Trump's Infrastructure Plan

Turnbull followed, saying, 'It's 100 years of mateship that we're celebrating this this year, 100 years ago, the first time Australians and American soldiers we...


White House locked down after vehicle strikes barrier

Security forces in Washington mobilized on Friday after a vehicle rammed a security barrier outside the White House. Turnbull's motorcade left and the lockdow...


'Armed teachers could stop attacks'

Trump also condemned "gun free zones" such as schools , and said they were like "going in for ice cream" to shooters. "If you had a teacher who is adept a...


Indictment shows Russian election meddling real news

They said they are also looking ahead to the potential for tampering in the 2018 midterm congressional elections next November. Mueller's team has also leve...


Trump proposes tougher checks for gun buyers

The US President hosted a "listening session" in the White House on Wednesday with students, teachers and parents who had been touched by gun violence in scho...


Saudi Arabia to Build First Opera House

She commented on the historic announcement, saying, "This is a new era that we are witnessing, an era where 'only dreamers are welcome to join, ' to use the wor...


Kushner's security clearance in jeopardy as Kelly skirmish escalates

According to some people in the White House, Kelly's new policy states that employees like Kushner with interim security statuses will no longer have access to ...


PSL Opening Ceremony 2018: Najam Sethi makes a firm appeal to Pakistanis

Earlier, PSL kicked off with a glitzy opening ceremony. "The cricketers in Dubai and Sharjah will not be employed outside the UAE till the playoff stage"....


Bellingham Police assure nervous public that school shooting threat likely a hoax

In the first message, the poster says "Yes, SHS is the school I want". The message goes on to say, school officials alerted the West Fargo Police department -...


Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry

Personally, I am on record as believing a slot receiver at over $16 million is ridiculous, though I do understand not letting a quality young player walk out th...


New Trade Deal Could Hurt NAFTA

The number and content of those side letters would not be announced before the Chile signing, Parker said. More than 20 provisions have been suspended or ch...


Israeli media: Confidant to testify against Netanyahu in corruption probe

The prime minister is accused of receiving lavish gifts from the Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan and the Australian billionaire James Packer. Police say ...


On the world's first public bitcoin earned 735 million dollars per day

Maduro is hoping the petro will allow the ailing OPEC member to skirt US sanctions as the bolivar currency plunges to record lows and it struggles with hyperinf...


UK setting out post-Brexit transition period position

The letter was written by former Remainer John Penrose and signed by another 61 MPs, including hardline Brexiteer Mr Rees-Mogg, former cabinet member Priti Pate...


Syria war: Pro-government forces enter Kurdish-held Afrin

State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert made the remarks at a daily press briefing after a question about a meeting between Secretary of State Rex Tillerso...


Haasan to launch his political party tomorrow, Kejriwal likely to attend

He also unveiled his party's flag and revealed the agenda. Kamal Haasan is a self-proclaimed Periyar E.V. Ramaswami follower and claims to be anti-caste, desp...


Global Death of Newborn Babies Remains High

India's status though still remains a matter of concern, especially since, as the report points out, "Eight of the countries with the highest newborn mortality...


Israel to supply Egypt with $15bn of natural gas over next decade

The companies will provide Egyptian company Dolphinus Holdings Ltd. with 64 billion cubic meters of gas over a 10 year period, and the earnings will be divided ...


Trump dating site spokesmodel has a child sex conviction

We literally just wrote about this dating website yesterday and did not predict that this would happen. Previously, there has been politically focused site...


Putin-Abbas: US Important, Just Not Sole Mediator, in Peace Process

Speaking to the Council after nearly nine years, Abbas said: "We will continue to extend our hands to make peace and will continue to exert efforts to bring an ...


'RBI failure', says government on PNB scam

He was called by the CBI to come along with certain documents. Fitch says the rating watch will be resolved after more clarity emerges on the extent of cont...


Merkel proposes ally for crucial party job

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has been tipped as a possible successor to Merkel as leader of the Christian Democratic Union. German Chancellor Angela Merkel pu...


TRACKING: Rain and freezing rain today and tomorrow

The ice will result in very slippery conditions on sidewalks, roads and bridges, including during Tuesday's morning commute. Be aware that temperatures will...


Two lynched for raping minor in Arunachal

The killing of rape accused by the mob is second such incident in the Northeast in last three years. Sandip Goel, Arunachal Pradesh's Director General of Poli...


Experts Have Definitively Ranked Trump The Worst US President Of All Time

Where does Donald Trump rank on the list of American presidents? Abraham Lincoln led the pack with a score of 95.03, followed by George Washington, Franklin...


Iran teams find wreckage of plane in Zagros mountains

The Aseman Airlines' spokesperson said all the 59 passengers and 6 crew members have been killed. Rescue workers said they were having difficulty landing air ...


Trump Jr. to launch Trump Towers project in India

Later in the week, he is expected to make a speech about Indo-Pacific relations at a New Delhi business summit, sharing the stage with Prime Minister Narendr...


Attorney for prominent law firm charged with lying in US Russia probe

Gates, along with former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, was indicted by Mueller previous year for money laundering and conspiracy against the United St...


Russia's goal of election meddling "stirring up chaos"

A senior Obama administration official has been quoted as saying the administration "choked" when dealing with Russian Federation. Trump went on to tweet ...


Poland says prime minister's Holocaust remarks meant as 'call for open discussion'

Israeli Police foreign press spokesman said an investigation into the incident has been open and police are searching for the suspects involved. Poland " wa...


Manohar Parrikar down with mild pancreatitis, to be discharged soon

Sources at the CMO said he had recovered after the treatment at GMC but on Thursday early morning, he felt the stomach pain again after which his family chose t...


Turkey, US to 'work together' in Syria after weeks of tensions

Turkey's army chief on Sunday paid a visit to the southern border provinces of Hatay and Kilis to inspect troops taking part in the Turkish-led counter-terrori...


Latvia central bank head urged to step down during corruption inquiry

On the background of this raid, Latvia's Prime Minister , Maris Kucinskis, called an emergency cabinet meeting. Last December Norvik bank requested an glob...