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White House plans 'standard practices' to keep reporters in line

The White House initially claimed that Acosta had laid his hands on an intern who tried to take the microphone away from him while Trump attempted to move onto ...


Bennett, Shaked stay in the government despite threats to resign

I would like to say that now when we are witnessing one of the most hard periods in terms of security, we can not topple the government and hold an early electi...


APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique

If you go down this path, the consequences are not just trade, but really the overall relationship and the difference between a world where the major powers are...


California wildfires: Finland bemused by Trump raking comment

This is despite the US Government being responsible for 57 per cent of the state's forests . "And they spent a lot of time on raking and cleaning and doing th...


Trump knocks admiral who led Bin Laden raid

McRaven, a four-star admiral who retired in 2014, is an outspoken critic of the U.S. president and past year called Trump's attacks on the news media possibly...


Dead, 10 Injured In Amritsar Blast; Security Heightened In Neighbouring States

The purported terror attack comes in the backdrop of multiple alerts issued by the Intelligence, warning the presence of "5-6 Jaish-e-Muhammad terrorists" in Pu...


Trump does not want to hear tape of 'vicious' Khashoggi murder

He says the US will need to be clear about the ramifications of sanctions, given Saudi Arabia's strategic role in the Middle East. A composite image of Saud...


Trump vows to visit United States troops in war zones

Fox News joined other media outlets in filing briefs in support of CNN's lawsuit demanding the return of correspondent Jim Acosta's White House credentials, whi...


UK Conservative lawmaker says PM May faces day of reckoning on Monday

Labour has confirmed it will vote against the deal, while many Tories are set to revolt. May said the week ahead would be "critical" in the Brexit talks. Mean...


Cabinet Brexiteers to deliver ultimatum

Mr McFadden said: "If she can not get the agreement through Parliament then I think we have to put the issue back to the people". British Prime Minister Ther...


Netanyahu's far-right party quashes early election rumours

A senior Jewish Home official said it became clear after the Bennett-Netanyahu meeting that there "is a need to go to elections as soon as possible". Demonstr...


Prosecutors say homeless veteran’s heartwarming story that garnered $400,000 was a lie

Kate McClure, Mark D'Amico and homeless ex-marine Johnny Bobbitt are being charged with theft by deception and conspiracy after an investigation into the fund...


Cambodia's last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide

The global tribunal to judge the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians has opened its se...


North Korea Just Released Another American Citizen

KCNA said Mr Lawrence told his captors he had illegally entered the country "under the manipulation of the CIA". North Korea released three US detainees in...


UK PM Theresa May: A Resilient Politician Facing a Tough Fight

British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her Brexit plan on Sunday, saying it was "the right deal in the national interest", while former Brexit secretary ...


Trump continues to blame wildfires on forest mismanagement

The blaze that started 8 November all but razed the town of Paradise, population 27,000, and heavily damaged the outlying communities of Magalia and Concow. Sea...


Theresa May names Steve Barclay as new Brexit Secretary

Hard Brexiteers, who do not present realistic alternatives, have increased the possibility of a disorderly Brexit , which is irresponsible for lawmakers. "It w...


Modi heads to Maldives to reset strained ties, counter Chinas dominance

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Sri Lankan president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga was among more than 300 foreign dignitaries from 46 cou...


California wildfire death toll reaches 71 as number missing rises to 1000

Paradise was home to almost 27,000 residents before it was largely incinerated by a fast-moving fire on the night of November 8. "I would tell him that this ...


Michael Avenatti accuses Jacob Wohl of being behind domestic violence arrest

Ms. Storie-Avenatti hasn't seen her ex-husband in "months", per her statement, while Ms. Avenatti-Carlin says he's "never been abusive". "I am not. Will he rele...


International System of Units overhauled in historic vote

More than 50 nations unanimously approved changing an worldwide measurement system to redefine the kilogramme, which measures mass, and a few other units includ...


Number of missing grows to more than 1,000 in California's Camp Fire

President Trump surveys the devastation in Paradise, California. Jerry Brown and Gov. -elect Gavin Newsom. In last year's wine country wildfires, Sonoma Count...


Bourke Street 'Trolley Man' granted bail over burglary charges

Rogers made a brief appearance in the Melbourne Magistrates Court, and is expected to appear again later this weekend to apply for bail. After discovering R...


Taoiseach: Brexit deal only way to avoid a hard border

The DUP's Jim Wells, a member of Northern Ireland's regional assembly, predicts Mrs May will be out of Number 10 by the end of the year. The claim was fierc...


Andrew Gillum congratulates DeSantis on becoming next governor

Democrat Andrew Gillum says in ending his bid for Florida governor that the race "has been the journey of our lives" for the candidate and his wife R. Snipe...


President Trump blasts the NYT over VP Mike Pence loyalty story

The Time's report said the president had been questioning Pence's loyalty so much, that it had reportedly alarmed his advisers. Trump already asked Pence du...


U.S. Dept. of Education introduces new regulation proposal for sexual misconduct

Sexual conduct that satisfies the severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive threshold-the legal standard for workplace harassment-will be held to violate Tit...


Sabarimala Temple Board Seeks More Time To Implement Top Court Order

One woman who did want to get to Sabarimala on Friday was activist Trupti Desai. The group was blocked from leaving for Sabarimala from Nedumbassery Airport...


Rohingya repatriation to Myanmar will not begin on Thursday

He said the issue of Rohingya had come up during a working dinner among the leaders but the main sentiment was a desire to resolve the problem. At a special c...


Missing Argentine navy submarine ARA San Juan 'imploded' at sea

The Argentine Navy submarine that went missing a year ago off the country's Atlantic Coast was found by a private company involved in what had been a massive se...


Elvis returns to the White House in Trump ceremony

It was Trump's first time to award the Medal of Freedom, which was established in 1945 by President Harry S. Truman. Rock and roll star Elvis Presley has be...


US Senate Bill to punish Saudi over Khashoggi killing, Yemen crisis

In September, the United Nations attempted to hold peace talks between the warring parties in Geneva, however, the negotiations never took place, with the Houth...


French protests against fuel tax hikes see one protester killed, scores injured

Police said three of the 47 injured in separate incidents are in serious condition. According to the French Ministry of Internal Affairs, about 1,000 protests...


‘Toxic’ is Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year

But while " toxic " may be a bit of a downer for word of the year, at least the runner-ups didn't take the crown. "In its original, literal use, to refer to p...


Democrat admits defeat in hard-fought Georgia governor race, vows to sue

Mr Kemp's campaign, which has repeatedly called on Ms Abrams to concede, repeated that call, saying Ms Abrams and her supporters have used "fake vote totals", "...