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China and the U.S. agree not to impose new additional tariffs

That optimistic tone contrasted with Chinese criticism of Canada's arrest of an executive of technology giant Huawei who a Toronto newspaper said is accused b...


Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage

Facebook spokesman had earlier said that the move will have "far-reaching consequences" for the privacy and security of encrypted platforms like WhatsApp and...


Grace Millane murder: New Zealand police search 'location of interest'

The killing of British backpacker Grace Millane has struck a chord with New Zealanders, who are expressing anger over male violence towards women. She says th...


Tennessee set to execute murderer by electric chair on Thursday

The group says these long delays are bad for tax payers and hard on relatives of murder victims and on death row inmates themselves. Wearing a cream-colored...


Philippines arrests US priest accused of abusing altar boys

Kenneth Bernard Hendricks is to be deported after Wednesday's arrest at his home in Naval on the remote central island of Biliran, where he has been a priest fo...


United Nations rejects first attempt to condemn Hamas

The U.S. attempt to condemn Hamas and demand that the militant group stop firing rockets into Israel , using "airborne incendiary devices" and putting civilian...


Body found in Costa Rican villa identified as Florida woman

That prompted her family to raise the alarm with Costa Rican authorities. After the body was found on Monday, Walter Espinoza, a spokesman for Costa Rica's...


Prosecutors implicate Trump in payments

Cohen had in August pleaded guilty to several charges related to tax evasion, lying to banks, and campaign finance fraud, and stated in court he had coordinat...


John Kelly to Resign ‘In Coming Days’ - Staff Shakeup Likely

Trump had discussed replacing Kelly on multiple occasions, including following the negative publicity surrounding Kelly's handling of domestic violence accusati...


Protesters march through Paris amid fears of new violence

Up to 5,000 demonstrators gathered in the center of Paris Saturday morning, where they were met by some 8,000 police officers and at least 12 armored vehicles...


India Condemns Terror Attack In Iran's Chabahar

Iranian forces, from time to time, bust terrorist ringlets in the province, foiling their planned attacks and confiscating weapons and ammunition in the course ...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is in Afghanistan to fight terrorism, says chief

Dunford stressed that his top priority is not to ensure security and stability in Afghanistan , which has been lying in shambles as a result of the 17-year-lon...


6 policemen, 5 hostages killed in Brazil bank robbery shootout

Some Brazilian media gave higher death tolls of up to 13 and said the child killed was a 14-year-old boy. The G1 news website, quoting Milagres Mayor Lielson ...


White nationalist guilty of murder at Charlottesville march

Sending love to all of my friends in Charlottesville as white supremacist Trump supporter James Alex Fields, Jr is found guilty of First Degree murder and 9 oth...


CHP officer’s bullet killed sheriff’s sergeant in Thousand Oaks massacre

The CHP officer was not identified but is a 9-year veteran of the force who is on leave. While Ayub said specific facets of that shot were still being inves...


President Trump: Rex Tillerson Was Dumb as a Rock, Lazy as Hell

In the same evening, Tillerson went on to dispute Trump's allegations against the Russian Federation inquiry. "Now it is a whole new ballgame, great spirit ...


Germany's ruling party chooses Merkel protégé as new chairman

Ahead of the party congress, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier, a Merkel ally, said, "I am convinced that with Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer we have the best chance ...


Italy nightclub stampede leaves six dead near Ancona

Six people, all but one of them minors, were killed and about 35 others injured in a stampede of panicked concertgoers early Saturday at a disco in a small town...


Former FBI chief Comey arrives for GOP interview

Then he walked inside a committee room for a grilling that was set to last hours. " Robert Mueller and Leakin" Lyin' James Comey are Best Friends, just one...


CNN, others in NY evacuated after phoned-in bomb threat

The bomb threat phone into CNN reportedly came from a caller with a Southern accent, MSNBC reports. "People just tuning in wondering why you're seeing me on S...


In humiliation for Trump, satellite images show North Korea expanding missile base

Moon has embraced the possibility of meeting again with his North Korean counterpart , believing it would ramp up negotiations over nuclear weapons and help bo...


British backpacker's disappearance in New Zealand being treated as suspected murder

Det Insp Scott Beard said the evidence told them she was "no longer alive". 'We last had contact with her on Saturday the 1st of December and as a family we'v...


Trump announces nominations for attorney general, United Nations ambassador

Here are three takeaways from Nauert's nomination. "I doubt, on an issue like Syria, unless it pertains to the United Nations , that the president is going to ...


Huawei CFO facing US extradition appears in Canadian court

According to Canadian court documents, Huawei operated Skycom Tech Co LTD as an unofficial subsidiary to conduct business in Iran , Reuters reported Frid...


White House chief of staff John Kelly expected to resign soon

McGahn had refused to publicly deny the reporting. Trump is currently seeking a replacement for the top position, with Vice President Mike Pence's chief of st...


Europe continues Mafia crackdown, arrests 90 in continent-wide raids

The 'Ndrangheta, a mafia organisation that operates out of the Calabria region of southern Italy, is one of the largest crime syndicates in the world, and is th...


UK PM Theresa May's political turmoil over Brexit builds up

Some advisers are said to be touting another referendum as a possible way forward while others say an even softer Brexit could win the support of enough MPs to ...


Bob Dole stands to salute George H. W. Bush at capitol memorial

Bush. They mingled for about 10 minutes, at one point George W. Bush held up a baby. Another photo showed Sully comforting Bush family members on December 3 a...


Trump to nominate State Department spokeswoman as next United Nations ambassador

After Haley announced that she'd be stepping down this past October, several outlets reported that Nauert was expected to be shortlisted for the role. - ...


Israel tells Lebanon and United Nations peacekeepers to destroy attack tunnel

The footage shows two people walking towards the camera; they are scared off by what appears to be a small explosion. Israeli opposition leader Tzipi Livni ...


Evers to appeal to Walker to veto GOP power play

The measures would limit the governor's ability to promulgate administrative rules, which enact laws and give lawmakers the power to control appointees to the s...


A ‘Smoking Saw’ links Saudi Prince to Khashoggi’s murder, says US Senator

Both officials took the position that there was not enough evidence to tie the killing to the crown prince. The bipartisan resolution seeks to hold the crown ...


West Bank EU Missions Condemn Death Sentences Issued in Gaza

She is alleged to have encouraged her nephew in Gaza to collaborate with Israeli intelligence. In May, at least six members of the Palestinian Islamic resista...


Einstein's hand-written letter sells for record $2.89m

Peter Klarnet, a senior specialist in books and manuscripts at Christie's, described the letter as "one of the definitive statements in the religion vs science ...


Dad's Punishment for Bullying Goes Viral

Kirsten, 10, was told she couldn't ride the bus to school for three days after she was found bullying other students for the second time. The video shows th...