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No. 3 Official at the Justice Department Is Stepping Down

The Federalist Society just announced Friday that Brand, as associate attorney general, is scheduled to speak next week at a Washington chapter lunch. "She will...


NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship

FILE - This image made available by NASA on Friday, July 24, 2015 shows a combination of images captured by the New Horizons spacecraft with enhanced colors...


Grateful Dead lyricist John Perry Barlow dies

Since the EFF's founding in 1990, the San Francisco-based nonprofit has backed legislation and lawsuits related to online freedom and security, and advised tech...


Trump's comments on deadly crash 'ghoulish and inappropriate'

Hours before the Super Bowl in Minnesota, tragedy struck the league when reports stated Indianapolis Colts LB Edwin Jackson had been killed on a highway and...


President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

More than 3,500 people, including members of Congress, gathered for the prayer breakfast at the Washington Hilton . As Sophia prepared for surgery January ...


Trump tells Pentagon to plan military parade

A White House official told the Washington Post that the parade is still in the "brainstorming" stage and that nothing had been finalized yet. USA troops ma...


United States coalition conducts airstrikes against Syrian regime troops

Artillery and tank rounds were used by pro-Bashar Assad soldiers against the US-backed Syria Democratic Forces on Wednesday. In response, the coalition "con...


Taiwan quake toll rises, with many missing

The Executive Yuan is to provide NT$300 million (US$10.25 million) in disaster relief funds in the wake of a devastating quake in Hualien County on Tuesday nigh...


Senate leaders announce two-year budget deal, plan moves to House

The bill came as the result of a 2011 standoff over the U.S. debt ceiling, when Republicans in Congress demanded spending cuts in exchange for giving the Obama ...


Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers Hebron

Hakim Asi, thought to be from Jaffa, reportedly stabbed Ben Gal on Wednesday afternoon at a bus stop outside Ariel, one of the largest Israeli settlements i...


Angela Merkel ends deadlock in coalition deal with Social Democrats

After a session lasting more than 24 hours, the parties ultimately agreed to cap at 18 months fixed-term contracts imposed by employers without justificatio...


United States trade deficit hits the highest level in nine years in 2017

In 2017, the USA trade deficit jumped by 12.1% to a nine-year high of 566 billion Dollars. The increase in the trade deficit is highly sensitive at present gi...


Bannon Will Be a No-Present for Home Intel Interview

Conway's office said the committee itself - which is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election - had made a decision to delay the interview with...


35 killed in Syria regime attacks

It released a video showing its workers rushing to rescue victims from under the rubble. The UN mission in Syria issued a statement in Damascus on Tuesday...


Robin Lopez lost his damn mind

Lopez got the first technical foul for - according to him - voicing his disagreements in a very calm way. After going back-and-fourth in the final six minutes...


Nassar gets 40 to 125 more years in final sentence

While the Federal Bureau of Investigation has not responded to allegations of neglect directly, they have issued a public statement. Its longtime president,...


US Starts Drawing Down Troops from Iraq

The Iraqi government spokesman spokesman Saad al-Hadithi framed this to the AP as "a message to those who doubt the government's decisions regarding the presenc...


People trapped after natural disaster in Taiwan

A camera set up in a garage caught the powerful quake, which struck about 11.50pm local time in Hualien. A 6.4-magnitude natural disaster has struck the east ...


Poland president 'to sign Holocaust bill'

This law is a reaction to the use of the term " Polish death camps", a reference to the Nazi-concentration camps in occupied Poland, which were the main sites ...


2-Year-Old Girl Found 'Frozen' on Porch in Ohio

While hospital officials refuse to discuss the specifics of Wynter's death, they offered winter-safety tips for parents. She died after paramedics took her to...