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'Everything's at stake' on eve of first Trump-era elections

With opinion polls showing dozens of tight United States congressional and gubernatorial races in Tuesday's election, the current and former presidents said the...


United States police: Saudi sisters didn't want to return home

On Tuesday, The Associated Press reported that Tala and Rotana Farea's mother told detectives that one day before the bodies were found last week, a Saudi E...


UN Secretary General asks Sri Lanka's President to allow Parliament vote ASAP

Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa gestures during the ceremony to assume duties at the Prime Minister office in Colombo . Sri Lan...


Iranians Condemn US Arrogant Policies in Nationwide Rallies

The world's three largest producers - Russia, Saudi Arabia and the United States - all indicated they were pumping at record or near-record levels, while the Un...


Crews hunt for 'black boxes' of downed Indonesian jet; 24 bodies found

It cited Bali airport official Herson, who, like many Indonesians, goes by one name. Lion Air has removed its technical director Muhammad Asif following an ...


Christians in Egypt prepare to bury dead a day after attack

In December 2016 a bombing at a chapel adjacent to Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral in Cairo killed 30 people and wounds dozens during Sunday Mass. Embar...


Trump threatens to shoot stone-throwing migrants

At a meeting hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, Nielsen was asked repeatedly about how her immigration enforcement agencies would carry out...


Racist robocall targets Stacey Abrams, Oprah in Georgia governor's race

Ingraham called out Winfrey because she felt the speech is trying to tie the candidacy of Abrams' opponent, Brian Kemp , to the scourge of racism in our co...


US, Turkey begin patrols around northern Syrian town

Turkey sees Kurdish elements of the SDF as linked to the separatist group the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which the United States identifies as a terroris...


Oprah door-knocks for Democratic candidate in Georgia

As Winfrey was speaking, Vice President Mike Pence was in Dalton, about 70 miles north of Marietta, to add his support to Kemp. Winfrey attends two forums w...


Pentagon sending 5,200 troops to border week before midterms

The Pentagon says it will send 5,000 USA troops to the border. The massive chain of migrants slowly making its way towards the USA southern border, which is s...


President Trump says border troops could hit 15K, surprising Pentagon

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States could send as many as 15,000 troops to the border with Mexico , as he hardens his stance ...


Synagogue shooting suspect pleads not guilty as victims funerals continue

Despite pleas from local leaders and citizens to not visit Squirrel Hill, or at least postpone his trip in the wake of the Tree of Life Synagogue massacre , Pr...


With rose petals and guns, India inaugurates world's tallest statue

It is twice the height of the Statue of Liberty in the USA and is built on Sadhu Bet, an islet near the Sardar Sarovar Dam. Modi described the statue as "an a...


Trump claims Paul Ryan 'knows nothing about' birthright citizenship

Even he says " Trump clearly can not act by" executive order. Critics of birthright citizenship say that the amendment was never meant to apply to children o...


Two Saudi sisters found dead, tied together in NY

The Saudi consulate in NY said that the Consulate General is keeping close tabs on the investigation. The two bodies were found on Wednesday at around 3:00p...


Trump says he doesn't feel betrayed by Saudis

As part of the agreement, Saudi Attorney General Saud al-Mujeb along with a delegation came to Turkey on October 28, 2018 and paid a working visit to the Ist...


Mother reunited with son 31 years after allegedly abducted by his father

In 1987, the two-year-old son of Lyneth Mann-Lewis was taken away, allegedly by the boy's father. He and his father lived under assumed names in the USA until...


Reaction: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting draws ire on social media

It was not immediately clear if anyone had died in the shooting or how many people were injured. President Donald Trump responded to what he's calling the...


Turkish President Erdoğan urges Saudi prosecutor to probe who ordered Khashoggi hit

Speaking at a memorial in London, Hatice Cengiz expressed disappointment in the "leadership of many countries". "No need to prevaricate, it makes no sense to tr...