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Mar 23 2019

Petition to revoke Brexit receives more than 3 million signatures

She said the petition "didn't do very well for a week". The pound rose 0.2 per cent against the US dollar in early trading Friday after falling as much as 1.5 per cen...

Mar 23 2019

Turkish, Australian ministers speak amid Gallipoli spat

Foreign Ministry officials did not provide further details about the telephone call on Wednesday, which came after recent comments by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo...

Mar 23 2019

Trump abruptly endorses permanent Israeli control of occupied Golan Heights

After all, very few in the global community were seriously demanding Israel return the Golan to Syria, and making the annexation official could open a Pandora's box of un...

Mar 23 2019

40 dead in Mosul ferry disaster

Earlier, a health ministry official said the dead included at least 33 women, 12 children and 10 men. Iraqi judicial authorities ordered the arrest of nine workers op...

Mar 23 2019

Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill 3 Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli forces on Tuesday killed the alleged assailant near the West Bank city of Ramallah after he opened fire at troops who had come to arrest him, Israel's Shin Bet ...

Mar 23 2019

U.S. abruptly endorses Israel's Golan sovereignty in big shift

Pompeo made the remarks Thursday, the same day Trump declared that it's time the United States recognized Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights . Appearing to g...

Mar 22 2019

What's in the Cohen warrant documents

The latter included paying hush money to silence two women who said they had sexual encounters with Trump. Some of those payments were from companies with strong foreig...

Mar 22 2019

Boeing chief Muilenburg issues personal statement following 737 Max crashes

A flight deck computer's response to an apparently faulty angle-of-attack sensor is at the heart of the ongoing probe into the Lion Air crash. "Based on facts from th...

Mar 22 2019

Elijah Cummings: White House officials using personal accounts to do official work

The Democratic head of a USA congressional investigative panel on Thursday pressed the White House for information on whether President Donald Trump's son-in-law and ad...

Mar 22 2019

Conway rejects husband's jibes about Trump's mental health

During the first call, "he wanted to know what I thought about the judge and what I thought about the case" in the lawsuit alleging that Trump had violated the Constitu...

Mar 22 2019

Trump decides to recognize Israel's Claim To Golan Heights

The territory was seized from Syria following the 1967 Six Day War and was unofficially annexed by the country in 1981. The announcement marks a diplomatic coup for...

Mar 21 2019

First Funerals for Victims of New Zealand Mosque Attack Under Way

Now, our laws will too. The owner of a Christchurch gun shop who sold the shooter the weapons used in the attacks told media his store, called Gun City, sold four gun...

Mar 21 2019

George Conway Dishes Details About Private Conversations With Trump

Kellyanne apparently thinks it's a "clever " name. He described Trump's presidency as "maddening to watch" and said he himself tweets so he doesn't "end up screaming" ...

Mar 21 2019

US Transport Department looks into Boeing 737 Max 8's approval

The Ethiopian Airlines crash is still being investigated, but early reports seem to imply a similar fate befell that flight as well. Much of the controversy centers a...

Mar 21 2019

After mosque attacks, NZealand quickly bans assault weapons

A four-year-old girl is in a critical condition in an Auckland children's hospital, with her injured father now nearby. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the ba...

Mar 21 2019

Nirav Modi arrested in London, to be produced in court shortly

Modi, 48, a diamond jeweller whose designs have been worn by Hollywood stars, went on the run after being accused of defrauding £1.5 billion from a state-run bank. A non-...

Mar 21 2019

Trump blasts special counsel report because Mueller wasn't elected

If Barr reveals little to Congress, then at that point, House Democrats will probably try to subpoena the original Mueller report (the one he submitted to Barr), as th...

Mar 21 2019

Teen Who Egged Senator To Donate Funds To Christchurch Attack Survivors

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Sunday took Connolly's side, telling reporters: "The full force of the law should be applied to Sen". Will Connolly was th...

Mar 21 2019

No one thanked me for arranging John McCain's funeral

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, the GOP's 2012 presidential nominee whom Trump briefly considered nominating as secretary of state, tweeted praise for McCain on Tuesday. Those t...