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Brexit: Rule out no-deal, Jeremy Corbyn tells Theresa May

Under EU rules for a member state leaving the bloc "we will leave the EU without a deal on 29 March unless parliament either agrees a deal with the EU or the Un...


GoFundMe raises $30k to give free tacos to LA teachers on strike

Huddled under an umbrella in a downpour, Diana Castillo, a teacher at Harbor City Elementary School, said she discounted assertions by Beutner, a former publi...


Facebook tightens fake news and political advertising rules

Most of these fake news arrive from Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and every other social media page you can think of; and is mined by political players who have n...


Zimbabwe shuts down internet amid violent crackdown

After the first blackout, Misa-Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) filed an urgent chamber application challenging the directive and arg...


Trump claims Cohen 'lying to reduce' jail time

Joaquin Castro , a member of the House intelligence panel. The report says Cohen said Trump directed him to lie and investigators have additional documents...


Soldier from Palm Beach Co. among Americans killed in Syria

The Benjamin School said Farmer graduated in 1999 and played on the school's basketball team. Farmer is survived by his spouse, four children, and his parents...


Who blinks first will matter in Trump, Democrats’ wall fight

Pelosi left unclear what would happen if Trump insisted on coming despite the welcome mat being pulled away. The president has not been swayed so far, this...


Top North Korean envoy meets Trump at White House

Kim pledged to denuclearise his country in a joint declaration signed by Trump at their last meeting, held at the Capella Hotel, Sentosa, Singapore, in June a y...


Judge Denies Union Shutdown Petition

Plaintiffs include the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (Natca) and the National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU), which represents 150,000 federal w...


Israeli Exchange Student Murdered in Australia

The hunt for her killer continues. "Our presumption at this stage is that this was a random attack and opportunistic". "It's important to show this isn't ok...


El Chapo 'paid $100m bribe to ex-Mexican President Nieto'

His former chief of staff, Francisco Guzman, dismissed Cifuentes' testimony. He was arrested in 2013 and turned against his boss when he pleaded guilty to drug ...


Ocean Ramsey up close and personal with massive great white shark

She... The same phenomenon occurred Tuesday, when another enormous female white shark - rivaling Deep Blue in size - showed up at the whale carcass. The massi...


House Republicans join rebuke of Trump for easing Russian Federation sanctions

Eleven Republicans in the Senate joined Democrats in an effort to enforce the sanctions against the giant aluminum firm Rusal and two companion companies, but t...


BUSTED: Georgia Man Arrested For Plotting Rocket Attack Against Trump White House

Authorities say Mr Taheb detailed his plans to an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and informant previous year. At some point, Taheb alleged...


Trump calls for expanded missile defense program

Asked about the implications for Mr. Trump's efforts to improve relations with Russian Federation and strike better trade relations with China, the administrati...


Fiji prepares for historic visit by Australian PM

Melbourne's Yarra City Council voted in August to no longer refer to January 26 as Australia Day, instead replacing its citizenship ceremony with an event "mark...


Yogi Adityanath's massive expense for Kumbh Mela!

Hindus believe that bathing in the waters of the River Ganga absolves people of sins and bathing at the time of the Kumbh Mela , or the "festival of the pot",...


The Clown Car Just Got Bigger: Kirsten Gillibrand Announces 2020 Exploratory Committee

Kirsten Gillibrand reversed her position on allowing illegal immigrants to obtain drivers' licenses only a day after she announced that she will seek the Democ...


United States eyes Taiwan risk as China’s military capabilities grow

The U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) has published a new report warning that China's rapidly modernizing military poses a potent threat to security in...


Mueller Cites Texts to Show Manafort Hid Outreach to Trump

The alleged lies , spelled out by an Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent, include Manafort's claims that he had not maintained contact with people ...


Trudeau calls on world leaders as Canada warns on travel to China

Shortly after the Huawei executive's detention, Chinese authorities apprehended Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor- two Canadians living in China . China on...


Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal is defeated in parliament

Mrs May told MPs it was Parliament that chose to put the question of European Union membership to the people, "and now Parliament must finish the job". They wer...


UK PM Theresa May to force second vote on Brexit deal

May's hopes of saving the plan will hinge on the scale of her loss: If she limits the size of the expected defeat, May will probably ask Brussels for more conce...


Russian Federation says it caught accused US Marine spying red-handed

The INF bans ground-launched cruise and ballistic missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometers. Lavrov said the investigation into Whelan will continue an...


Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russian Federation sanctions

Congress has 30 days from the December 19 announcement to block the sanctions decision. While Democrats are unlikely to get the 60 votes they will eventually ...


Korea Removes 'Enemy' Reference to N. Korea in New Defense Report

Citing a diplomatic source, the South's Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported on Tuesday that Kim Yong Chol, Pompeo's counterpart in the discussion process, was ...


Theresa May narrowly survives no-confidence vote

In a shattering personal defeat for the prime minister, the House of Commons voted by 432 to 202 to throw out her proposals for the United Kingdom to quit t...


Malindo Air affirms arrest of cabin crew in Australia

The joint investigative team has allegedthat the syndicate used cabin crews at Malindo Air , a small airline based in Malaysia, to bring the drugs into the cou...


New migrant caravan leaves Honduras for journey to U.S. border

Some pushed toddlers in strollers or walked holding older children's hands. At its peak previous year, the migrant caravan that left in October was estimate...


Aid Worker Imprisoned In Iran To Go On Hunger Strike

The women initially plan to strike for three days, and potentially longer if their demands are not met, Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband told reporters Monday. She a...


United States troops killed while on patrol in northern Syria

Three U.S. soldiers were wounded in addition to the four killed, Reuters reported. A spokesman for the US -led coalition battling the Islamic State sa...


Alien-looking ice disk spinning in river stuns ME city of Westbrook

Apparently, the ice disk is powered by the cold river's slow current. Rob Mitchell, who owns the building where Bertlesman's company is based, told the Press...


European Union to step up planning for no deal Brexit

All along, it has said there is no need for such a mechanism and managed to get more MPs on its side than the government did. MPs will finish a fifth day of d...


China warns citizens about 'risks' of visiting Canada amid escalating tensions

Later that month, the High People's Court of Liaoning Province ordered a retrial regarding the charges against another Canadian national, Robert Lloyd Schellen...


President Trump Welcomes Clemson to White House $3,000 Fast Food Celebration

Within one hour, it was all gone. "I mean you're not just gonna NOT eat the Big Macs stacked in a pile right?" As other athletes have previously declined ...