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After flag flap, Trump flips back to half-staff

The White House flag had been at half-staff since Saturday evening following McCain's death , but it was returned to full-staff early Monday morning until a r...


Sen. Perdue, Isakson offers condolences following Sen. McCain's

McCain died on Saturday at 81 after a 13-month struggle with brain cancer. Trump finally issued a statement Monday afternoon, two days after McCain's death ,...


White House Counsel Don McGahn Is Reportedly Quitting This Fall

Donald Trump said Wednesday that White House counsel Don McGahn would soon be leaving his post , a crucial shift as the probe into Russia's election interfe...


United Nations accuses all factions in Yemen conflict of war crimes

Victims and witnesses also described to the experts "persistent and pervasive aggressive behaviour", including sexual violence perpetrated by a pro-government f...


Arizona Sen. John McCain dead at 81

I made a small place for myself in the story of America and the history of my times". During a 38 year marriage to his second wife Cindy, he fathered two sons...


Trump Family's Biggest Legal Threat From SDNY Prosecutors, Not Mueller, Reports Say

Davis is now claiming he was a source for the report , inadvertently helping confirm it and subsequently disputing the reporting without disclosing that. Whi...


President Trump Says Google Searches Rigged, DFW Expert Disagrees

The US president had more than just Google in his sights. Google says it never ranks results to skew or sway political sentiment. He later called the situat...


Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop resigns from Cabinet

She was one of the great survivors of Australian politics who served under three different liberal leaders since 2007. "Today I informed the Prime Minister th...


Prosecutors grant immunity to longtime Trump finance chief

Trump told Fox News in an interview set to air Thursday that the payments "didn't come out of the campaign, and that's big". It was not clear whether Weiss...


Pope apologizes for ‘crimes’ against Irish women, babies

Corless and Tuam survivors are seeking an apology from the pope, as well as a decision to exhume the children's remains to give them a proper church burial. How...


Don't forget Rohingya, aid workers urge, one year since latest Burma exodus

The ensuing violent crackdown forced more than 700,000 Rohingya to flee Rakhine state for neighbouring Bangladesh, living in squalid conditions in overcrowded...


Jeff Sessions doesn't know anything

Court documents related to Cohen's plea deal said the Trump Organization reimbursed Cohen $420,000 for the payment to Daniels and labeled it as legal fees. Tr...


State, local leaders express sympathy on passing of Sen. John McCain

This might stem largely from the fact that McCain requested that Donald Trump not be invited to his funeral , while both Barack Obama and George W. US Pre...


Senator John McCain has died

McCain castigated Trump last month for his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, issuing a statement that called their joint news conference "one of t...


Pay Attention to the Killing of Mollie Tibbetts

The next thing Bahena Rivera claims to remember is that he found a headphone piece in his lap, and then realized he put Tibbetts in his trunk, according to th...


Stop using public money for first class air travel: Imran Khan

The working hours will be eight hours, as in the past but the timing has been revised. "Secretary Michael R Pompeo spoke Friday with Pakistani Prime Minist...


Australia: Scott Morrison to replace ousted Malcolm Turnbull as prime minister

Australia Treasurer Scott Morrison will be Australia's new prime minister after winning a three-way battle for the leadership of the Liberal party on...


Dutton retains Home Affairs and Fifield Communications as Scott Morrison unveils ministry

Mr Morrison took the top job yesterday, narrowly beating Peter Dutton, in a contest triggered by Malcolm Turnbull losing a leadership vote. Fairfax News says ...


GOP Congressman, Wife Indicted on Campaign Finance Violations

Hunter and his wife, Margaret, entered federal court in San Diego separately with their own attorneys to enter their pleas and both also left separately. There ...


Court clears road for Mnangagwa’s inauguration, Chamisa loses case

In a unanimous ruling from the nine judges of the country's top court, Chief Justice Luke Malaba said Chamisa had failed to prove allegations of fraud during th...