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Sep 02 2018

Geert Wilders cancels Muhammad cartoon contest after Pakistan protests

The decision to cancel the contest , which was to be held in the Dutch parliament in November, was greeted with joy in Pakistan. Pakistan deployed thousands of troops ...

Sep 01 2018

Trump says Sessions safe in job at least until November elections

Trump also has ridiculed Sessions, a former Republican senator and an early supporter of his presidential candidacy, as "weak" for failing to aggressively pursue Republic...

Sep 01 2018

Child neglect charges dismissed, for now, in New Mexico compound raid case

Along with the eleven children found living at the compound in squalor, police discovered the body of a three year old who had gone missing and died in the care of the su...

Aug 31 2018

Nearly 3000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Hurricane Maria

An estimated 2,975 people died in the six months after Hurricane Maria as a result of the storm, with the elderly and impoverished most affected, according to a long-...

Aug 31 2018

Is Andrew Gillum the 'Woke Obama' we've all been waiting for?

DeSantis assailed Gillum in a Wednesday television appearance that critics denounced as racist after the Republican called Gillum an "articulate" candidate, but s...

Aug 30 2018

Michael Cohen's Lawyer ADMITS He Was 'Source' Behind Trump Tower Story

Stone , 66, said in a video he shared on social media. For the record, CNN is standing by its reporting and in its report today says, "Cohen, unlike Davis, ha...

Aug 30 2018

FBI official disputes Trump's claim that Hillary Clinton server hacked by China

The FBI said on Wednesday that there is no evidence Hillary Clinton's private email servers she had when serving as secretary of state were hacked by China . The...

Aug 30 2018

British and French fishermen clash in scallop war

Prime Minister Theresa May called for an "amicable solution" to the row. "Our main United Kingdom counterpart has proposed we hold talks quickly in France , we'll re...

Aug 30 2018

Larry Fitzgerald, Other Arizona Athletes To Serve At Senator John McCain’s Memorial

Two days after Senator McCain's death , Mr Trump said he respected the senator's "service to our country" and had signed a proclamation to fly the U.S. Later in the da...

Aug 30 2018

Bees besiege Times Square hot dog stand in New York's tourist precinct

It took the man about 20 minutes to vacuum up the bees. According to the NYPDBees Twitter account , the official account for the department's beekeeper, the bees wer...

Aug 28 2018

Pope silent over claims he covered up sex abuse scandal

But the pope refused to address the brewing scandal on Sunday. "I won't say a word about it". Pope Francis said Sunday that he had read the letter from a former V...

Aug 28 2018

President Trump criticizes Jeff Sessions in morning tweet

Donald Trump hit back at the United States attorney general yesterday, pressing him to focus his attention on Trump's long list of foes and critics as the hostility betw...

Aug 28 2018

Rohingya demand justice to mark year after attacks

One of the camps , Kutupalong, shelters more than 600,000 refugees , making it the largest and most densely populated refugee settlement in the world, according to the ...

Aug 28 2018

Julie Bishop resigns as Foreign Minister

A moderate, she reportedly garnered only 11 votes out of 85 in the leadership ballot - significantly lower than the two other rightwing challengers, coup instigator Home ...

Aug 28 2018

Key Senate GOPers Give Trump Cover To Fire Sessions After Midterms

Adult-film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels , speaks outside the US Federal Court in NY with her lawyer Michael Avenatti (R) on April 16, 2018. H...

Aug 27 2018

PTI to contest president election with full zeal: Imran Khan

Soon after the State Department's statement, Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal said that " Pakistan takes exception to the factually incorrect statem...

Aug 27 2018

Trump financial chief 'given immunity'

The revelations come days after former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen implicated Trump in pleading guilty this week to making hush payments during the 2016 campaign to the ...

Aug 27 2018

Trump says Pompeo won't go to North Korea, criticizes denuclearization progress

On Thursday, Pompeo announced his he would make a fourth trip to Pyongyang, as well as the appointment of Ford Vice President Stephen Biegun as USA special representative...

Aug 27 2018

New Australian PM Pledges 'Generational Change' to Heal Ruling Party

Friday's ballot among Liberal Party lawmakers means Australia's sixth change of prime minister in 11 years, prolonging an era of extraordinary political instability. ...

Aug 27 2018

Australia's foreign minister quits after leadership change

Turnbull supporter David Coleman will take on Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs in a clear signal from Morrison to separate the economic role of immigrat...