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Trump to Travel to US Southern Border Thursday

The legality of such a move is unclear, however, and the president would nearly certainly face immediate legal challenges in the courts. For example, in an em...


Donald Trump boasts he 'essentially' fired James Mattis

Trump's policies have placed on America's allies. Obama let Mattis go as the head of US Central Command in 2013 in large part because of Mattis' increasingly ...


Sino-US Trade Talks to Be Held in China Next Week - Beijing

China said a US delegation will visit next week for trade talks, confirming the two sides will have their first face-to-face negotiation since President Donald...


Pelosi invites Trump to give State of the Union on January 29

The lower chamber on Thursday - the 13th day of the shutdown - passed six bills to fund the government for 2019 and an additional bill to fund the Department of...


U.S. warns citizens about China travel risks

A delegation of MPs and senators is heading to China this week, and the detention of two Canadians in the Asian nation is expected to be a major topic of disc...


President Trump calls Rep. Rashida Tlaib's comments "disgraceful"

Politics will not play a role one way or the other in whether Democrats decide to impeach the President , Pelosi said on Thursday. "When your son looks at ...


Trump gives in to calls to slow down Syria troop pullout

President Donald Trump appeared to backtrack Monday on shock plans for an immediate pullout of United States troops from Syria, but said his drive to end Amer...


Romney says Trump presidency causing global dismay

Bob Coker, R-Tenn., another retiring senator, left off. "No Republican president opposed for re-nomination has ever won re-election". Dick Durbin, D-Ill., noted...


Pelosi: We're Giving 'Nothing for the Wall'

The younger Pelosi was speaking to CNN on Wednesday, and was asked to weigh in on this afternoon's upcoming meeting between Democratic congressional leaders a...


A '620km human chain' - Indian Women Rally for Equality

The ban was informal for many years, but became law in 1972. According to a report, two women - Bindu and Kanakadurga - who tried for darshan last week, told ...


Trump invites Democrats to border security briefing amid shutdown

Democrats, who are set to take control of the House on Thursday, have reportedly prepared a series of spending bills to reopen the government, including a sto...


Duma speaker to lead Russian delegation to president's inauguration ceremony in Brazil

Bolsonaro takes over from deeply unpopular center-right president Michel Temer, who was effectively a caretaker figure following the impeachment of leftist lead...


Tokyo: minivan hits pedestrians gathered for New Year

He also had a tank of kerosene in the rental auto, which he planned to use to light the vehicle on fire. The 21-year-old was identified as Kazuhiro Kusakabe. ...


Putin claims to be ready for negotiations with Trump

Vladimir Putin responded with announcement that Moscow would be developing new missiles.His recent statement however may pave the way for more stable US-Russia ...


Kim Jong-un warns of change in direction on denuclearisation

President Donald Trump at any time to produce results that the global community would welcome . He warned that he may have no choice but to seek a new path...


Kentucky police 'mourn' loss of doughnut truck in fire

The officers even drew well wishes from overseas, with authorities of New South Wales' Inner West Police Area Command writing in a Facebook comment, "Our hearts...


Trump Prepares For A New Fight Over Border Wall Funding

He also pointed out that Democrats have supported the idea of a wall in the past despite their claims that it is outdated technology. Donald Trump's outgoin...


Philippine storm death toll surges to 68

The death toll from a storm that struck the Philippines shortly after Christmas has risen to 68 with the number of fatalities expected to climb even higher. T...


3 dead, 79 missing after gas explosion rocks Russia high-rise

Another four people, including two children, were hospitalized, officials said . President Vladimir Putin rushed to the city, where the blast left hundreds...


Ebola patients flee Congo treatment center after protesters ransack facility

In Beni, protesters have set up blazing street barricades and attacked an Ebola isolation centre, with almost 20 patients fleeing. Electoral commission CENI...