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Cohen Tells Court Campaign Finance Violations Directed by Candidate

The conviction of Paul Manafort and guilty plea by Michael Cohen on Tuesday fortified both the pro- and anti-Trump camps in the political war over special...


Mahathir says China will sympathise with Malaysia's problems

Mahathir has argued that the cost of these projects are inflated and that the terms are not favorable to Malaysia. Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, ...


Helicopters, Rescuers Search Creek Bed After Italy Flash Flood Kills 10

But precautionary searches were continuing for people possibly still there since the gorge is open to the general public and visitors are not required to regi...


Man admits slaying wife, blames her for daughters' deaths

The charges come almost a week after a friend reported 34-year-old Shanann Watts and the girls missing from their home in Frederick, a small town north of De...


Mollie Tibbetts murder: Suspect 'forgot dead jogger in car'

He said he started running alongside Tibbetts, police said. The news of an arrest in the Tibbetts case broke just before 5 p.m. ET when "The Situation Room with...


Air Quality this Year is Poor, but Not Worst Ever

The blog is a partnership between state , county, and federal agencies, and state tribes. In Coeur d'Alene, the air quality is unhealthy on Tuesday morning, ...


Accused Russian in U.S. faces ‘borderline torture’ - Moscow

Federal prosecutors accuse her of being a covert Russian agent , having contacts with the KGB successor agency FSB, and using sex and deception to forge influe...


Hajj pilgrims climb Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat

For many of them, it is first such instance that they are away from their homes. The five-day pilgrimage must be performed by all Muslims who are financia...


Israel closes its crossing for people with Gaza over border incidents

At least 160 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire since the March of Return commenced. It remained unlikely however that Israel would agree to the pr...


Korea tells Trump to be 'bold' on denuclearisation

The meetings began at Mount Kumgang, a scenic resort in North Korea , Seoul government officials said. At that time, while enjoying a view of the city lights...


Iran says US 'action group' will fail to overthrow Iranian state

With the same objectives, he added, Washington has created a task force which dreams of repeating that history through pressure, disinformation and demagoguery....


Taliban Rockets Were Fired Toward Afghanistan's Presidential Palace During Holiday Speech

An AFP reporter could see helicopters and smoke above the Eidgah Mosque in Reka Khana district, and a heavy security presence near the Kabul Stadium. Ghani un...


IAEA: No indication of halt in North Korea's nuclear programme

Japan is thrilled. What's going to happen? Given the alarming and unprecedented nature of these revelations - and the high-level position of trust Mr. Bolton ...


U.S. deports accused former Nazi guard to Germany

Palij also likely took part in one of the worst massacres of the war at Trawniki Labor Camp. Approximately 6,000 Jewish children, women, and men were shot on a ...


5 things to know about the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha

It is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year and considered the holier of the two. The two also have colloquial names - Eid al Fi...


Trump's ICE Deports NAZI War Criminal Who Stayed Under Obama

Officials said Palij was born in what was then Poland and now Ukraine , emigrated to the United States in 1949 and became a US citizen in 1957. The deportati...


Bodies of family, last of the missing, found under Genoa bridge

Mr Castellucci spoke on Saturday as the victims of 19 families agreed to have the funerals of their loved one at Genoa's trade and convention centre. The body...


Shots fired outside US Embassy in Turkey

The shooting came at a time when relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies have plummeted in one of the worst crises in decades after ...


Korean families separated by war reunite after 65 years

Some struggled to recognise family not glimpsed in more than 60 years. The separated families are victims of a decades-long standoff between the neighbours, w...


Taliban kidnaps more than 100 bus passengers in Kunduz, Afghanistan

Abdul Rahman Aqtash, the police chief in neighbouring Takhar province, said the passengers were from Badakhshan and Takhar provinces and were traveling to the c...


Woman who fell off cruise ship rescued after 10 hours in water

The rescue vessel's captain, Lovro Oreskovic, said she was found on Sunday "exhausted", adding: "We were extremely happy for saving a human life". "I fell off...


Pregnant New Zealand minister cycles to delivery ward

It comes just weeks after New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returned to work from maternity leave after giving birth to her daughter, Neve. At 42-we...


Saudi offers $100 million to US-backed Syria drive

In Washington, the Trump administration said it is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate the USA from the conflict, citing in...


Smog, smoke prompt Spare the Air alert for Sunday

The Spare the Air alert for smog on Sunday is the eighth issued this year by the district. Smoke was being pushed south toward the Tri-Cities from fires burni...


US President Donald Trump's military parade postponed

What I find incredible here is that Trump tried to shame Bowser by claiming she was price-gouging his parade, but the estimate she cites is a fraction of wh...


Mueller Wants Six Month Sentence For Papadopoulos

George Papadopoulos cooperated with the government, the recommendation filed in D.C. federal court said, but he did not provide "substantial assistance", and h...


Two Million Pilgrims Expected For Hajj In Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia stakes its reputation on its guardianship of Islam's holiest sites and organizing a peaceful hajj , which has been marred in the past by deadly s...


ICE Detains Man Driving His Wife To Hospital For Planned C-Section

It remains unclear how long the illegal alien had been living in the US, and thus evading arrest in Mexico. Venegas remains at the hospital, where she gave bi...


Hundreds dead and thousands still stranded after India floods

NDRF Director General Sanjay Kumar said that the operation is in full swing. Authorities have taken the unprecedented step of opening the floodgates of 80 water...


Rudy: "Truth isn’t truth"

Giuliani went on to pre-empt the obvious "Well if he's going to tell the truth what's the problem" question by saying "That's so silly, because it's somebody's ...


Manafort judge fears for jurors’ safety

President Trump weighed in on the case Friday but did not say whether he thought Manafort was guilty or not. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the medi...


Trump Rejects Shades of Watergate, Alleges McCarthyism in Mueller Probe

It is unclear, the Times notes, whether Trump has fully realized McGahn has taken this approach, which is extremely unusual for a defense attorney. Mueller t...


Man charged over Tuesday's Westminster attack

A driver whose vehicle collided with several people before crashing outside Britain's Parliament has been charged with attempted murder, police in London said. ...


Thousands await rescue amid deadly south Indian floods

Prime Minister Modi inspected the flooded landscape from a helicopter and met Saturday with the state's top officials, promising more than $70 million in aid. K...


Magnitude 8.2 earthquake strikes in the Pacific near Fiji

The temblor had a depth of almost 2 miles, according to USGS. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake which struck in the past hour,...