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Suspected ISIS militants carry out deadly attack in Libya

The Health Ministry confirmed the death toll and said 10 other people were wounded. Heavy smoke rose from the building, which was surrounded by security force...


US President Donald Trump makes surprise visit to Iraq

Trump and first lady Melania Trump landed at Al Asad Airbase in western Iraq at 7:16 p.m. local time . George W. Bush made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to t...


Israel's airstrikes on Syria threatened 2 civilian flights

The attacks come after President Donald Trump said that America will withdraw all 2,000 troops from the country. No damage or casualties were reported . He s...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lung surgery is her 3rd cancer treatment since 1999

Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg poses for the official photo at the Supreme Court in Washington , DC on November 30, 2018. Court officials say she has ...


Christmas morning wake up weather

Right now, southern MN and northern IA look to be in the warm sector of the storm Thursday , meaning mostly rain. Environment Canada has issued a special we...


Erdogan says he will meet with Putin over U.S. withdrawal from Syria

Trump's shock order came after Erdogan convinced him that Turkey could eliminate the last remaining pockets of ISIS after the jihadists suffered a series of mi...


Medical checks ordered after 2nd detained child migrant dies

McAleenan said in a statement that the child's death was a "tragic loss". On December 24 , at about 1245 hours, the child was given a diagnosis of common col...


Defense Secretary James Mattis thanks troops in Christmas message

Mattis hand-delivered a scathing resignation letter to the president on Thursday in protest over Trump's decision to withdraw USA troops from Syria. many ...


Otto Warmbier death: North Korea told to pay parents more than $740m

This story is still developing. "When Otto's family saw him, Otto's condition was 'horrible and unrecognizable, '" the opinion states, noting that he was "jer...


Third Canadian detained for working illegally: FM

During a press conference with Freeland in Washington on December 14, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo directly asked China to release the Canadians, calli...


GoFundMe for Pres. Trump's wall raises $2 million in 2 days

Brian Kolfage started a GoFundMe page that has raised over $12 million since Sunday with a final goal of $1 billion. A grassroots campaign to raise money ...


Weather map snow forecast: Europe set for blast of ‘significant’ snow

There will be some dark cloud around lunchtime, but there is little chance of rain. We'll get a break from the precipitation on Wednesday with mostly cloudy s...


Stowaway gang held on board cargo ship Grande Tema in Thames Estuary

Paul Kyprianou, a spokesman for the ship's owner Grimaldi Lines, said the four stowaways were discovered after the vessel set sail from Lagos . All four of t...


USA shutdown could extend into new year, says official

It was an ignominious end to a year that began much the same way, with a three-day government shutdown in January. A gate leading to public restrooms is l...


National Christmas Tree goes dark, Trump fumes in United States chaos

The two Congressional Democratic leaders are blaming President Donald Trump for "plunging the country into chaos" on Christmas Eve - when, according to the ...


U.S. envoy to anti-IS coalition quits after 'reckless' Trump decision

The official was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly before the letter was released and spoke on condition of anonymity. USA forces are seen at the ...


NORAD Santa 2018 Set to Go

And for those keen to corroborate Santa's whereabouts with further sources, look to the NORAD Santa tracker , which is tracking Santa's progress and sharin...


Trump says Erdogan assures 'will eradicate' any IS group left in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought on Sunday to calm domestic concerns over US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria , sa...


Government unlikely to get fully back to business for days

Talks are underway at the Capitol involving Vice President Mike Pence and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer. Friday morning, Trump had an opportunity t...


Order signed for US military´s controversial Syria exit

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned after the announcement. It said 50 vehicles had crossed into Syria carrying troops and equipment. In a separate t...