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Trump Welcomes Elizabeth Warren Presidential Run

Warren's criticism of Trump's trade policies, erosion of consumer protections, and openness to authoritarian regimes has drawn his attention, and his disdain. ...


China 'releases' Canadian teacher Sarah McIver

China treats drugs offences seriously and is known to use severe punishment. Until the appeal hearing, it was unclear when Schellenberg had originally been co...


'We are heartbroken': Yemeni boy caught in Trump's Muslim travel ban dies

The Council on American-Islamic Relations announced Friday that Abdullah Hassan had died in an Oakland hospital. Her husband, Ali Hassan, flew with their son ...


Bangladesh Opposition Leader Rejects Results Of Election Marred By Violence

But Bangladesh Opposition Alliance leader Kamal Hossain called the country's general election "farcical", and said any outcome would be rejected. Hindustan Ti...


Personal data of almost 1000 North Korean defectors leaked by hackers

In the past, prominent defectors have been targeted by the North Korean authorities and families left behind in the North have faced punishment. About a tho...


Republican Senator Graham says Trump receptive to shutdown deal idea

Trump's outgoing chief of staff John Kelly , who has been largely uninvolved in the shutdown negotiations, said in an interview published Sunday that the wal...


Hanover airport on lockdown after 'car drove through barrier on the runway'

Check-in for some flights remained suspended as of 6.30pm while police investigated the incident. The man had tried to follow a plane operated by Greek airlin...


UAE reopens embassy in Syrian capital closed in 2011

Visiting Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (L) meets with his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad at the presidential palace in Damascus, Syria, on December 16, ...


Shutdown Showdown: Donald Trump 'Waiting for Democrats' at White House

Trump's demand for money to build the border wall and Democrats' refusal to give him what he wants has caused a partial government shutdown that is almost a...


Trump May Ban US Firms From Cooperating With Huawei, ZTE in January

Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE are very close to having its telecom equipment banned in the United States in the coming weeks. On Wednesday, Mr Williamson...


Trump defends Syria pullout during surprise visit to Iraq

The base, in Anbar province, became one of the most important bases for US Marines after the 2003 US invasion of Iraq. Trump said he had never seen anything lik...


Partial Federal Shutdown Unlikely to End This Year

Trump says $5 billion is needed to extend and improve border barriers along the Mexico frontier. And yet, somehow, the government has been (partially) shut...


No plans to remove U.S. troops from Iraq: Donald Trump

On Sunday, Macron avoided commenting on the demands made by two representatives of the "Syrian Democratic Council" after Trump's decision to withdraw USA troops...


Russian Federation claims to have hypersonic, nuclear-capable missiles ready for deployment

Russia's focus on advanced, nuclear-capable hypersonic weapons with purported first-strike capability like Avangard reflects a particular-kind of strategic t...


Indonesia Flights Rerouted as Anak Krakatau Volcano Alert Level Raised

Indonesia has raised the danger alert level for the volcano that sparked the devastating Sunda Strait tsunami , adding to a previous warning that fresh acti...


Trump tweets video revealing secret US Navy SEAL team in Iraq

White House video showed a smiling Trump shaking hands with camouflage-clad personnel, signing autographs and posing for photos. "I gave our generals six more m...


Trump visits troops in Iraq

U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump greet military personnel at the dining facility during an unannounced visit to Al Asad Air Base, I...


Winter storm warnings begin Wednesday across much of state

A series of winter storms over the holidays are helping to boost Utah's snowpack and another, colder storm will deliver more snow to Utah's mountains and vall...


Christmas: Gov. El-Rufai Urges Christians To Pray For Peace

Pope Francis, in his Christmas message to the world on Tuesday (December 25), urged people to see differences as a source of richness instead of danger and ca...


Sharif given seven-year jail term for corruption

Jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif's party leaders on Tuesday questioned the merits of a verdict by an anti-corruption court against him, calling the judgemen...