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Aug 28 2017

Tillerson: Trump 'Speaks For Himself'

In the immediate aftermath of the events in Charlottesville , where several anti-racist counter-demonstrators were injured and one was killed, the USA became the subject...

Aug 28 2017

Former Trump aide Sebastian Gorka to return to Breitbart

It quoted him as saying that given which "forces" were on the rise in the White House, the best way for him to support the President was from outside it. Meanwhile Mr Gar...

Aug 27 2017

US Black Hawk Helicopter Crashes off Yemen, One Service Member Missing

Central Command. The U.S. military maintains a small special operations base near Yemen's port of Mukalla to facilitate an ongoing campaign targeting al-Qaida loyalis...

Aug 27 2017

Clapper Wrote 'Almost Identical' 'Beautiful Letter' To Trump And Clinton

In just 140 characters, Trump managed to slam Clapper for a four-year-old, Edward Snowden-related fumble and open a whole can of worms involving a 1950s Quaker motto ad...

Aug 27 2017

Nikki Haley is after nuclear info Iran doesn't want her to have

Ambassador Nikki Haley said in a statement after meeting in Vienna, Austria with the United Nations nuclear agency's director that she also discussed American concerns...

Aug 27 2017

Man who attacked soldiers with a machete in Brussels dies

The soldiers were not seriously hurt in the attack with one receiving a wound to his face and the other with a wound to his hand. Later on Saturday, prosecutors announc...

Aug 27 2017

Iraqi forces capture Shiite shrine in Daesh-held Tal Afar

Ibrahim al-Jaafari made the announcement at a news conference with his French counterpart on Saturday. US-backed forces seized the neighbourhoods of Nida', al-Nasr, Saa...

Aug 27 2017

Macau death toll rises to nine as city struggles with typhoon aftermath

Meanwhile, the Macau authorities were also under fire for barring four Hong Kong journalists - including South China Morning Post photographer Felix Wong - who hoped ...

Aug 27 2017

Organisers cancel far-right rally in San Francisco

Gibson said the rhetoric of Mayor Ed Lee and other San Francisco leaders prompted the decision to replace the rally at Crissy Field with the news conference at Alamo Pa...

Aug 27 2017

Trump slams another Republican senator, warning Bob Corker that 'Tennessee not happy!'

People familiar with McConnell's thinking say he has privately expressed dismay over Trump's criticism of fellow Republicans and his response to the violence in Charlo...

Aug 26 2017

Samsung Heir Bags 5-Year Jail Term

He also laid some of the blame on Park, saying the former president made "aggressive demands" of Samsung . And the new government says that will be a strong message to...

Aug 26 2017

Another batch of mosquitoes tests positive for West Nile in Pittsfield

The residents were from Humphreys and Forrest (a previously reported case) counties. Philip Armstrong, director of Connecticut's mosquito monitoring program, said this ...

Aug 26 2017

Tiger cub rescued at US - Mexican border

Customs and Border Protection officers noticed the male cub on the floor between a passenger's legs in a auto at the Otay Mesa border crossing with Mexico on Wednesday....

Aug 26 2017

Godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted in 'Rape case'

At least 13 people were killed and scores injured Friday after violence erupted in northern Indian state of Haryana following conviction of self-styled godman and spiri...

Aug 26 2017

Five police personnel killed in Myanmar attack

Around 87,000 Rohingyas joined hundreds of thousands of refugees in Bangladesh after the Myanmar Army crackdown on militants following an attack on a police post in Octob...

Aug 26 2017

Pakistan civil-military brass huddles to respond to U.S. warning

Pakistan denies harbouring militants. "I share the American people's frustration", Trump said in his address on Afghanistan strategy . "It (South Asia policy) also p...

Aug 26 2017

Pence in Florida: US won't stand by as Venezuela crumbles

The Trump administration explained that these provisions will "mitigate harm" to Venezuelans and keep the US financial system from being complicit in Maduro's corruption ...

Aug 25 2017

Ukraine: Two people injured in explosion near government's headquarters in Kiev

Mattis, whose visit coincided with Ukrainian Independence Day, also downplayed concerns that supplying Ukraine with lethal defensive weapons like anti-tank Javelin missil...

Aug 25 2017

United States sanctions Chinese, Russians over North Korea support

According to the Treasury Department, the entities have supported North Korea's ballistic and nuclear missile programs, have enabled North Korean sanctioned entities to...

Aug 25 2017

Roadblocks, Weapons Bans as Boston Braces for 'Free Speech' Rally

ET, The Washington Post reported . Trump initially described the thousands of peaceful counter-protesters as "anti-police agitators", but then applauded them. Th...