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Thousands march in Chicago to encourage voting in midterms

Senate Democrats up for reelection in red states feared they could be kept in Washington while their Republican challengers ran free in their respective states ...


Saudi threatens to retaliate against any sanctions over Khashoggi disappearance

Khashoggi, a USA resident and Washington Post columnist critical of Saudi Arabia, disappeared on October 2 after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . U...


Washington Cardinal Wuerl apologizes to faithful

Finally, Cardinal Wuerl "once again" apologized and asked for forgiveness for "any past errors in judgement". The devil is alive and well and working overtime t...


Prime Minister rules out customs union option after Brexit

He added: "We are simply reminding her, you are being torn at the moment between what we believe are your gut instincts and your sound principles on the union a...


International Monetary Fund cuts global growth forecasts

It is the first time the fund has cut its forecast in more than two years. The IMF pointed out that a full-blown trade war between the world's largest and...


Turkey Claims Saudis Killed, Chopped Up Journalist — NY Times

Turkish authorities are set to search the site after announcing that Saudi Arabia had declared itself "open to co-operation" in the investigation, but no date...


Ronaldinho endorses far-right Brazilian presidential candidate

Long before Sunday's election that saw Jair Bolsonaro get 46 percent the vote in the first round of the presidential race, many observers flirted with the ide...


Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia lets Turkey search consulate

The Post said "a person close to the investigation" shared the image with them, without elaborating. Saudi Arabia said the allegations were baseless . Sh...


Nikki Haley, Pro-Israel Voice At UN, Resigns Abruptly

Trump said he will name a replacement for Haley in the next two or three weeks. President Donald Trump told reporters gathered in the Oval Office that Ha...


Fox hires ex-Trump aide Hope Hicks

She also enjoyed close friendships with other officials such as White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump. A...


Bellingcat investigators say second Skripal poisoning suspect identified

Amy Kellogg has the story. A military doctor employed by Russia's GRU intelligence agency was one of the two suspects accused of carrying out the Salisbury ...


China Says US Actions Hurting Relationship

Now it seems Kim is keen to organise more diplomatic initiatives, after meeting US President Donald Trump in June earlier this year. "Timing won't be too ...


Haiti quake toll rises to 15 - gov't

President Jovenel Moïse urged the people to remain calm noting that " risk management system and the regional civil Protection directorates " have been activate...


Susan Collins will vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court

Now that Senate passed its cloture motion, the final vote on confirmation will sometime on Saturday. At times, the two groups of protesters, both for and agai...


Hurricane Michael prompts Alabama to declare state of emergency

Storm surge of up to 11 feet is predicted for some stretches of the Florida coast, and up to 12 inches of rain will fall in some isolated areas, says the cen...


Chill in the air as Pompeo meets Chinese counterparts in Beijing

In response, Pompeo said the two countries have a "fundamental disagreement". Departing from Seoul, . he arrived in Beijing on Monday afternoon. "Brilliantl...


McConnell now open to Supreme Court nomination in presidential election year

Taking direct aim at Democrats, Kavanaugh asserted that the sexual abuse allegations of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford were an act of revenge on behalf of Bill a...


Who is Brett Kavanaugh, US Supreme Court's new judge

The months-long battle over the nomination of Mr Kavanaugh, who has weathered accusations of sexual assault, has roiled Americans' passions - and placed Preside...


Jason Van Dyke guilty of lesser murder charge in Laquan McDonald shooting

Jason Van Dyke was found guilty of second-degree murder today, but in an overwhelming number of cases in America, if a cop shoots someone because he's angry...


Saraki assures Atiku of his Support

Like Mr Jonathan, other Nigerians have also been reacting to Mr Abubakar's emergence as the PDP candidate. Atiku beat 11 other contestants after polling 1, ...