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2 women dead, 1 cop injured in 'dangerous,' ongoing barricade situation

Smith ultimately killed his girlfriend and two of her friends who had gone to the home to help with a domestic situation, officers said. The off-duty officer ha...


Pakistani Taliban confirm No. 2 killed in drone United States strike

A pair of suspected USA missile strikes killed Mehsud, also known by his alias Sajna, on Thursday last week in Afghanistan's Paktika province, near the bord...


Murder trial: Mum says she left daughter with 'Good Samaritan'

Smith is charged with first-degree murder , kidnapping and sexual battery of the girl and could face the death penalty if convicted. The same day, the girl's m...


Theresa May Calls on Northern Irish Parties to Make 'Final Push'

She said her leadership would mark a defining chapter in the achievement of a United Ireland . The new Sinn Fein leader says they are serious about power sha...


Susan Rice Email Puts Obama in Crosshairs of Muellergate

The meeting also reportedly centered on the Steele dossier, which has been exposed as an extensive opposition research project subsidized by the Democrats and t...


Whoopi Goldberg Rips Mike Pence for Not Exhibiting 'Respect' to North Korea

The quote was picked up by website The Hill , which was then retweeted derisively by Trump Jr. Jesse Watters ripped comedian Joy Behar for criticizing Vi...


House Republicans Open Investigation Into White House Handling Of Porter Scandal

The scandal has already called into question the judgment of senior members of the White House staff. Rep. Trey Gowdy , R-S.C., chairman of the House Oversi...


Shooting Investigation Underway at NSA Fort Meade; 1 Injured

At least one person has reportedly been shot and wounded and one suspect taken into custody at the US National Security Agency's headquarters. Sources say tha...


Omarosa offered sex to Piers Morgan to win 'Celebrity Apprentice,' he says

The former Trump aide was apparently kicked to the curb after she used White House auto service known as "CARPET" without authorization, according to Politico ...


Missing Whiteface skier found safe - in California

Dozens of his co-workers, including Ramagnano, left their Canadian posts and flocked to the Wilmington wilderness to help Department of Environmental Conservati...


Michelle Obama's Portrait Milly Dress Sends a Powerful Political Message

The National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C. unveiled the official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama this week. The Wiley portrait of Obama can...


Macron vows Syria strike if chemical weapons used

While U.N. officials say hundreds of thousands of people have been killed in the conflict, Syrian regime officials say the death toll is closer to 10,000. Forme...


South African police raid home of Zuma associates amid influence-peddling probe

The ANC's caucus is sitting at 10:00 on Wednesday following the NEC's announcement that President Jacob Zuma is to be recalled. Communications Minister Mmam...


US Senate leader McConnell - There should be immigration solution this week

It would pave a path to citizenship for up to 1.8 million young "Dreamer" immigrants in the USA illegally, a lure for Democrats . Minority Whip Dick Durbin (...


Iran vows to contribute to Iraq's reconstruction

The plan spans the next 10 years and Iraq announced on the opening day of the conference that the country needs investments worth $88.2bn, of which $22bn were r...


Leadership row drags Germany's SPD into new crisis after coalition deal

Schulz said last week he would quit to allow the party to regroup and he recommended Nahles as leader. Schulz on Friday then gave up plans to become German fo...


Minnie Driver quits as Oxfam ambassador in protest after sex scandal

Oxfam's corporate sponsors are reviewing their relationship with the company and the charity is also under investigation by the government's Charity Commission ...


Man dies in Heathrow Airport vehicle crash

The airport said it was working with police to investigate the accident, which did not involve any passengers. "Police were called at 06:06hrs on Wednesday, 1...


'China carrying out well orchestrated strategy to replace U.S. as global power'

North Korea presents "a potentially existential" threat to the United States and is likely to conduct more weapons tests this year, Dan Coats said at the Sen...


Tonga Begins Cleanup of Powerful Cyclone's Damage

He said many school buildings had had their roofs ripped off when Cyclone Gita struck. He said the primary islands of focus include Ono-i-Lau, Vatoa, Ogea, ...


Tillerson visits Egypt's Sisi at start of Mideast tour

Tillerson's comments come amid heightened tensions between the United States and Turkey, which has launched a military campaign against US -backed Kurdish f...


Arrests made as Hawks raid the Guptas

The publication said it was told by a senior source within the security cluster that the unnamed Gupta brother would be appearing in court alongside Thabethe. T...


US intelligence boss tells AP that security clearances are 'broken'

Jennie Willoughby, the ex-wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter , criticized President Trump and others for their continued support of Po...


Man who set off bombs in NYC, NJ gets prison

Attorney Geoffrey Berman. "After two months, they say, 'Your son is not doing any act like a terrorist, '" Rahimi. said "I said, 'You sure he not doing anythi...


Bill Gates- Why we give our billions away

Gates, whose work at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation aims to reduce health inequities around the developing world, said that Trump's proposed cuts to wo...


Chinese woman follows handbag into airport X-ray scanner

After putting her luggage onto the conveyer belt, she refused to be separated from her handbag. However, when the security staff told her that her handbag wou...


Netanyahu defiant after police unearth corruption evidence

Various Israeli media reported that police had informed Netanyahu's lawyers that they were recommending his indictment in both corruption cases involvin...


Trump's lawyer says he paid $130000 to porn star ahead of election

Stephanie Clifford ". Michael Cohen said in a statement to The New York Times that he was not reimbursed by the Trump Organization or the Trump campaign f...


Trump seeks bigger budget for military

The proposal to improve and rebuild the country's aging public works, which includes airports, could also come with streamlined and shortened permitting for i...


Iran vs. Israel: How to respond to escalating tensions in the Mideast

Despite militarily backing Assad's government for nearly three years, Russian Federation has allowed Israel freedom of movement in Syria's skies and a stateme...


Israeli Court Extends Detention of Ahed Tamimi into Next Month

In her mother's video, Ahed can be heard saying that in the wake of USA president Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israeli troop...


Court to rule whether to pursue action against Julian Assange

Assange's legal team had claimed it was no longer in the public interest to pursue him for failing to answer bail as he fought extradition to Sweden in 2012. Th...


Omarosa's Shocking Big Brother Reveal: Mike Pence Is Pretty 'Scary' Too

This time the former White House employee made a decision to shade Vice President Mike Pence . But this being 2018, we now get our news about the preside...


Police commander shot dead at Chicago government building

Chicago Police Department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the commander was shot before 2 p.m. Tuesday at the James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph. The...


Trump Funds Swaps Some Meals Stamp Cash For Containers of Meals

Under the proposal , most SNAP recipients would lose much of their ability to choose the food they buy with their SNAP benefits. Trump Wants to Repla...