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Trump says he wouldn't steer son Barron toward football

But he added that he would not stand in the way if the soccer-playing 12-year-old wanted to put on pads. A new CBS poll found 63 percent of Americans do n...


Pope Francis admits nuns reduced to 'sexual slavery' by priests

On Monday, the pope publicly confirmed reports of priests abusing nuns in the church. In India , a group of nuns who spoke out about alleged sexual abuse ...


Virginia governor asked to resign after racist photo

It shows two men, one in blackface, one dressed as a member of the Ku Klux Klan, and it was released by Big League Politics, a website founded by former employe...


Iraqi president hits back at Trump over U.S. army presence

The aim of the conference is to recommit the coalition to that aim and ensure that the departure of USA troops does not overly complicate that mission. The repo...


Memory stick found in frozen seal faeces in New Zealand

Recognise this video? Scientists analysing the scat of leopard seals have come across an unexpected discovery - a USB stick full of photos & still in working or...


PM defends Brexit strategy on Northern Ireland visit

The company said it instead plans to consolidate production of the next generation X-Trail at its plant in Kyushu, Japan, where the model is now produced. Mea...


Russia Developing More Missile Systems 'Not Helpful' For INF Treaty - Pentagon

It put an end to nuclear weapons testing in 1996 after a test in the South Pacific sparked outrage, and has since signed the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Tre...


Pregnant Woman Jennifer Irigoyen, Attacked in NYC Apartment Building, Dies

Irigoyen, who was 5 months pregnant, was transported to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. Police are investigating the incident a...


Russian couple arrested after baby swinging street act in Malaysia

No, you have read nothing as yet. A Russian couple in a video recording showing them tossing their four-month-old baby during a street performance at Bukit ...


Historic Visit of Pope Francis to the UAE

Francis , who has made outreach to Muslim communities a cornerstone of his papacy, wrapped up his historic three-day visit with the mass. The Document on...


Trump Won't Rule Out Another Shutdown in Border Wall Dispute

Nevertheless, it's nearly certain the president ultimately will lose, the former judge said, because the law "is very clear". "The President has failed to con...


Federal Prosecutors Reportedly Subpoena Trump Inaugural Committee

The source said it appears that one area of interest for Southern District of NY investigators is whether donors paid vendors directly for anything related to t...


Leak of Trump's daily schedule prompts White House fury

In responding to the story, the White House essentially confirmed the schedules' accuracy and offered a series of freaky defenses of the president's behavior. "...


Trump Has No Plans on Withdrawal of US Troops From South Korea

The meeting comes ahead of Biegun's working-level talks with his North Korean counterpart Kim Hyok-chol on Tuesday at the truce village of Panmunjom to prepare ...


'Gilets jaunes' hold 12th weekend of protests, denounce police violence

One of the movement's leading figures, Jerome Rodriguez, who was hit in the eye at last Saturday's demonstration, was greeted warmly by fellow demonstrators eac...


Trump Announces His Pick To Head The Interior Department

Bernhardt, now the acting secretary at the Interior Department, is widely expected to continue pushing the Trump administration's plan to boost domestic fossil ...


Chinese hit the roads to celebrate spring festival

Speaking on a stage at the destination of the mini-parade, Breed expressed greetings of New Year and warm welcome to Chinatown residents and visitors that cam...


Freezing rain Tuesday night will make for a messy Wednesday morning commute

It is expected to be a messy Monday as a freezing rain warning is in effect for Ottawa, and periods of freezing drizzle will occur throughout the day. Tuesday...


UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid orders Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

Reacting to the approval of Mallya's extradition, government sources welcomed the order and are awaiting "early completion" of the legal process involved in the...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Defends Tax Plan In Super Bowl-Themed Twitter War

The freshman congresswoman's 70 percent top tax rate proposal might have been a big hit among her social media followers, but it seems as though numerous ultra-...


Egyptian archaeologists discover 50 mummies at ancient burial site

And he said he hoped archaeologists would learn more about Ancient Egypt's secrets through the ways the mummies had been buried. In a statement the ministry...


Dam releases could flood Townsville homes

The flood risk now extends from Ingham, north of Townsville, as far south as Mackay. Severe weather warnings are in place for parts of the state's north, nort...


State of the Union to focus on trade, immigration, infrastructure

President Donald Trump heads into his State of the Union address dogged by bruising midterm losses and sinking poll numbers, wounded by a blistering standof...


Pope Francis lands in United Arab Emirates for 3-day trip

He made the appeal at the Vatican before boarding a plane to the United Arab Emirates , which has been Saudi Arabia's main ally in its war in Yemen , a way to...


Jury set for deliberations at trial of El Chapo

But the papers were opened after lawyers for the New York Times and Vice News filed an application to make them public. Guzman's lawyer said in a statemen...


Patriots player says no to White House visit after SB win

They have made the Kansas City Chiefs the favorites to wrest the Lombardi Trophy away from the New England Patriots . Led by NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes, the C...


IDF seizes armed terrorists who crossed into Israel from Gaza

Israel's Defense Ministry said in a statement the galvanized steel barrier will be 20 feet high when completed and complements a subterranean wall aimed at th...


European nations back Venezuelan opposition leader

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido gives the thumps up to supporters, as he attends a rally against Venezuelan Pr...


LEAKED: Trump's day is 60 percent unstructured

Last year, CNN reported that the President - whose day begins at 5:30 a.m. - would often spend most of his mornings in the Yellow Oval Room in the White House ...


Federal Jail in NYC Without Heat, Power for Days

The mayhem followed a January 27 electrical fire that cut the lights and heat in parts of the jail complex, which houses more than 1,600 inmates. While the pr...


US sends 3750 more troops to Mexico border

The Pentagon disclosed the official figure days after a Democratic lawmaker said about 3,500 extra troops would be deployed. The deployment comes as Preside...


Venezuela's Guaido urges the West to keep up pressure

Those assets form a key part of the fierce battle for control of Venezuela's finances between Maduro and Juan Guaido , the National Assembly leader who is tr...


Bahraini footballer pleads in court against deportation

The 25-year-old is facing extradition proceedings by Bahrain, where he faces a 10-year prison term for allegedly vandalising a police station, if he is returned...


Trump wants US military in Iraq to 'watch Iran'

It was all over the place. "You have the caliphate nearly knocked out", Trump said. Speaking about the crisis in Venezuela, Trump said USA military interven...


Trump steps up attacks on Pelosi for opposing border wall funds

Bizarre. But for all the fireworks, what seemed clear was that President Trump has realized that he's lost the budget stand off with Nancy Pelosi and will try...