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In Brexit delay, United Kingdom economy remains prisoner of uncertainty

Ciamba, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the bloc, told reporters before a meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg that the EU welcomed Britain's re...


Trump fires U.S. Secret Service director, appoints new one within minutes

Trump announced on Sunday in a tweet that U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan would be taking over as acting head of the depar...


Sudan security forces tear gas protesters in Khartoum

A protester at the complex also confirmed hearing gunshots but was unable to determine who was firing. Several vehicles carrying security personnel arrived in...


‘European Union’ removed from new United Kingdom passports

But despite the parliament repeatedly voting down the Prime Minister's Brexit deal - forcing Theresa May to this week ask the European Union for their d...


British mother facing jail in Dubai over Facebook posts

While police would not disclose the woman's identity, the London-based group Detained in Dubai identified her as Laleh Sharavesh, saying she had described her...


Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns As Secretary Of Homeland Security

While there, Nielsen planned to discuss cybersecurity and terror threats with senior United Kingdom and Swedish government officials, and attend a meeting of G7...


Three US troops, 1 contractor killed in Afghanistan IED blast, Pentagon says

Three other U.S. service members were wounded. There are 14,000 USA troops in Afghanistan , many of whom train, advise and assist Afghan forces in their figh...


Ugandan Forces Free Kidnapped American Tourist, Driver

They were taken from Queen Elizabeth National Park across the border to Congo, according to Ugandan authorities. Endicott, 56, is pictured on Monday before ...


Secret Service Director Says He Knew 'Transitions' Should Be Expected Across DHS

The departure of Alles follows the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen , and Trump's decision to withdraw Ronald Vitiello, his nomi...


United Kingdom issues passports without ‘European Union’ on cover

Her fears were echoed Sunday by Andrea Leadsom, Leader of the House of Commons. Prime Minister Theresa May has delayed leaving the bloc after 46 years of memb...


Trump confirms he will skip ‘boring’ White House correspondents’ dinner

Trump is the only president to skip the dinner since Ronald Reagan, who was recovering from an assassination attempt at the time. But it appears that wasn't...


Theresa May aims to revive flagging Brexit talks with Labour's Jeremy Corbyn

Britain's biggest shift in foreign and trade policy in more than 40 years is mired in uncertainty, with ministers saying Brexit may never happen, businesses a...


USA sanctions ships & companies transporting Venezuelan oil to Cuba

Pence has said the five American citizens and one legal permanent USA resident, all with roots in Texas and Louisiana, are being "illegally detained". "And thos...


Russia, Armenia provide humanitarian assistance to Iran

Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said flooding might affect about 400,000 people in Khuzestan out of more than 4.7 million residents of the province....


Protesters Interrupt Trump Speech to Republican Jewish Coalition

Trump has moved the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv and recognized Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. That disputed region was seized from Syr...


US Homeland Security head Nielsen quits amid border frustration

Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, will become acting secretary pending confirmation of Nielsen's successor, Trump said. Last yea...


UK starts issuing passports without 'European Union' on cover

Susan Hindle Baron, who received her new passport on Friday, posted an update on Twitter with the new travel document, writing that she was "truly appalled" at ...


Cong, Left will stoop to any level to oust me: PM Modi

The nine-point BJP manifesto, Shah said, will explore the true potential of the state, alleviate the sufferings of the poor and downtrodden and make Odisha a so...


Rwanda marks 25 years since the genocide

The event holds on Sunday in Kigali, Rwanda. Earlier on, the Republic of Congo President Denis Sassou Nguesso and the Governor General of Canada also arrived ...


Suspected poacher killed by elephant and then eaten by lions

South Africa's environment ministry said there were 769 rhino poaching incidents recorded in 2018 - 421 of them in the Kruger National Park . The family...


U.S. to designate elite Iranian force as terrorist organization

Iran's foreign minister said today USA officials aiming to designate the IRGC as terrorist wanted to "drag the United States into a quagmire" on behalf of Isr...


Beto O'Rourke: Trump's Rhetoric Echoes The 'Third Reich'

Currently, only ME and Vermont let felons retain their voting rights while incarcerated, which the senator noted on Saturday. "That's bad. But you're still livi...


3 killed, 2 officers hurt in Georgia standoff

Anetria White broke down in tears as she described seeing blood and then enduring hours of anguish and worry, "and then you find out that all three of them were...


United Kingdom minister sees Brexit deal with Labour, opposition wants flexibility

Can we find a way through this that ensures that we can get a good deal and a deal agreed through Parliament? "I haven't noticed any great change in the gover...


Fury as 'European Union' wording removed from British passports

It's a pre-emptive move, even though the contentious Brexit is now delayed and no clear date has been set when Britain will leave the bloc. Britain has no...


India reacts to Pak FM's remarks regarding possible attack against Pakistan

In the run-up to India's elections this week, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi made a startling revelation on Sunday that Delhi was planning more militar...


Kidnapped American Woman and Driver Rescued in Uganda

Check back for updates on this developing story . Four men had held them up at gunpoint and then "grabbed two out of four. before disappearing with them", pol...


New World Bank head named

Malpass's five-year term will start counting as from Tuesday, April 9, 2019. As Under Secretary, Malpass represented the United States in worldwide settings...


Trump Announces Resignation of US Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen speaks beside Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez (not pictured) during a multilateral meeting at ...


Trump is tilting at wind farms again

The West Des Moines resident said he hopes to start work at a salary around $55,000 and get to travel around working on wind turbines. Thanks to Donald Trump...


Michael Cohen Has A Ploy To Reduce His Prison Sentence

Cohen's lawyers contend that time is running out before his three-year prison sentence begins in May to go through the recently accessed 14 million files from...


President Trump says has not read Mueller report

Mueller submitted his report to Barr on March 22, and two days later Barr provided Congress a four-page summary of the investigation. Barr added, however, tha...


Florida man freed from jail, immediately robs cars in jail parking lot

According to the affidavit, Lewis entered a silver auto from the driver's side and sat inside for more than two minutes. Deputies then reviewed footage and sa...


CAIR warns of increasing Islamophobia after NY arrests

The threat was referred to U.S. Capitol Police, who conducted an investigation with the FBI. During the call, Carlineo said, "Do you work for the Muslim Broth...


Netanyahu vows to annex West Bank settlements if re-elected

The Israeli prime minister was asked if he was familiar with the details of the United States plan, replying he knew "what should be in it". The move was viewed...