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Trump urges change to Senate rule as shutdown enters second day

Short lashed out at Senate Democrats for shuttering the government to appease the far left among their base, saying military funding and border security monie...


Cat Rescued From California Mudslides Is Reunited With His Family

Faviola Benitez Calderon, 28, had been missing for almost two weeks when a search and recovery human remains detection dog team found her remains at 10 a.m. The...


Trump and May to meet for talks in Davos

Ramaphosa pledged yesterday that during his visit to the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos this month, he would invite worldwide investors to buy into Sou...


China says USA trespassed its waters with warship

The U.S. vessel "violated China's sovereignty and security interests ", and put the safety of nearby Chinese vessels "under grave threat ", foreign ministry s...


United States and Pakistan clash at UN over Afghanistan

Even if such a step is seen as unlikely by most officials and observers, Pakistan's ability to shape the destiny of America's longest war is a reminder of how m...


Abbasi, Modi unlikely to meet in Davos

The prime minister criticised the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance for not addressing the matters of concern to the states. The Prime Minister will be...


Rebound in Cryptocurrencies Prices Early Today, Ripple Surges over 50%

That said , there are other indications this slump is also a result of separate, more transient factors. After the speculations that the digital currency cou...


Facebook selfie nails murder probe of 21-year-old in Canada

Antoine has now been found guilty of manslaughter thanks to the image of the pair together. Camera IconCheyenne Rose Antoine (left) has been jailed for strang...


'Demand an End' initiative to raise awareness against sex trafficking

The group says human trafficking exists everywhere on earth, including Cape Cod. Senator Steve Daines is supporting legislation to crackdown on online sex tra...


John McCain to Donald Trump

McCain also noted that 21 reporters were imprisoned a year ago on charges of " fake news " - the phrase frequently used by Trump to dispute reporting critical ...


Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Troy, Michigan

The National Weather Service and United States Geological Survey confirmed that a meteor lit up the skies across MI and in several other states on Tuesday nig...


Bannon's refusal to answer leads to subpoena

A person familiar with the subpoena said the committee issued the order after Bannon's counsel advised him he did not have to answer lawmakers' questions re...


Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch

An airborne Diggs made the catch and avoided the hit, and Williams crashed into teammate Ken Crawley as Minnesota's miracle quickly became reality. Perhaps he g...


Hezbollah blames Israel for auto bomb attack on Hamas official

Hamas command committee member, Ayman Shanaa said that Mohammad Hamdan, who is also called "Abu Hamza" was transferred to hospital, noting that his injuries wer...


White House claims Wall Street Journal misquoted President Trump

The false ballistic missile warning in Hawaii was "unacceptable" and points to a need for President Donald Trump to negotiate with North Korea directly, Haw...


Government in crisis talks over company that provides vital services to schools

Carillion could crash into administration as soon as Monday if the Government does not back a rescue plan, Sky News learns. As well as its Scottish projects...


Arab states to seek recognition of East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

Praising Trump's "critical approach" on the aid issue, Netanyahu steered clear of advocating a suspension of funding for the Palestinians. The prime ministe...


Brexit: 'no deal' would cost United Kingdom 500,00 jobs and £50bn of investment

The study said that in a no-deal scenario, the industry that fares the worst will be financial and professional services, with as many as 119,000 fewer jobs nat...


China Urges Japan to Avoid 'Artificial' Incidents Near Disputed Islands

A foreign submarine was also detected in the contiguous waters near Japanese territory on Wednesday and Thursday, said the country's Defence Ministry, which bel...


Shanghai probes Marriott hotels over geography on customer questionnaire

For all intents and purposes, Hong Kong, Macau , and Taiwan are "countries" in the sense that they have separate visa and entry requirements. Hong Kong and M...


United States issues 'Level 2 travel advisory to India' for its citizens

The State Department recommends travellers to be aware of heightened risks to safety and security. The Level 3 category indicates that people should "Recons...


Civil and Human Rights Coalition Condemns New Medicaid Work Requirements

This will be the first work requirement in Medicaid's 52-year history. Many of them have jobs that don't provide health insurance. The work requirements wil...


Protests against child rape, killing continue

The murder has sparked outrage across Pakistan. He said they would not bury their daughter until those responsible were arrested. Protesters clashed with secu...


Manhunt underway for MI couple after 4-year-old child murdered

Severe burns covered the little girl's extremities, according to police who responded to a 911 call at the Sumpter Township, Mich ., mobile home park, just bef...


See teacher handcuffed after protesting superintendent's raise

Videos show her leaving the room and the marshal handcuffing her in a hallway. She is heard responding: "I am not - you just pushed me to the floor". Hargrave...


Two injured after fire at Trump Tower in New York

The Fire Department of NY says it was called there around 7 a.m. Monday. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heros and deserve our most honest thanks and...


Salah wins African Player of the Year award

Salah , who moved to Liverpool at the beginning of the 17/18 season for a reported fee of 42 million euros, is on form for both club and country. In the penul...


Bannon: 'I regret' delay in responding to book

Bannon walked back many of his remarks on Sunday about the Russian Federation investigation, Trump, and his family. "I regret that my delay in responding to t...


Wind chills nearly 30 below in Garrett County

Sunday . Temperatures were slow to climb during the day, reaching 16 degrees at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport by noon. To make ...


Winning $450M Mega Millions ticket sold in Port Richey

In this jackpot run, since October 13 there were more than 18.2 million winning tickets at all prize levels. Also in Friday night's drawing, there were a to...


Sears at the Galleria Mall in Centerville closing in early April

Liquidation sales at the stores being closed will begin next Friday, Jan. 12. Sears said it notified employees Thursday and the company will offer severance...


Everton boss Allardyce welcomes Tosun deal: He could see Liverpool action

Born in Germany, Tosun started his career rising through the ranks at Eintracht Frankfurt, playing for 13 years at various youth levels. Also I can use both fe...


Romney Breaks Silence On Hatch Retirement - Raises More Questions Than Answers

After Hatch helped spearhead the passage of the GOP's tax reform bill last month, he effusively praised Trump at a White House celebration, calling him "a hec...


Bhima-Koregaon violence a symbol of Dalit resistance, says Rahul Gandhi

Traffic was hit on the Eastern Express Highway near Mumbai , train services were affected, and a protester who was trying to set himself on fire, was saved jus...


2 dead in anti-government protests in Congo's capital

The delay has fuelled suspicions Kabila will try to remove constitutional term limits that forbid him from running again, as presidents in neighbouring countrie...