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Nov 07 2018

Stacey Abrams, Georgia Democrats decry Brian Kemp's hacking claim

Abrams would be the first African-American woman to be elected governor in the U.S. But, she said she doesn't want people going to the polls with that in mind. The lat...

Nov 07 2018

Obama slams Trump at Florida rally: ‘They are lying to you’

Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp joined together in condemning the automated telephone call that featured a voice impersonating Oprah Winfrey, the bil...

Nov 05 2018

China says it is willing to help Pakistan over fiscal crisis

Li praised the relationship, saying " China and Pakistan are all-weather partners". China alone is expected to invest $1 trillion in this transnational, transcontinent...

Nov 05 2018

Erdogan advisor: Khashoggi's body was 'dissolved' after murder

The official was cited as saying that "biological evidence" found in the consulate's garden indicated the body was likely disposed of near where Khashoggi was killed. T...

Nov 05 2018

Utah mayor killed while deployed in Afghanistan

Taylor, an officer in the National Guard, previously served two tours in Iraq and one tour in Afghanistan. He often posted updates on Facebook of the work he was doin...

Nov 05 2018

Nigerian army's defense after shooting protesters? Trump's remarks on the migrant caravan

The commander-in-chief said rocks would be considered the same as firearms if thrown at U.S. troops whom he had deployed to the southern border, warning that the Amer...

Nov 05 2018

Voters can still apply for absentee ballots at clerk's office today

Election experts have warned that aging voting equipment can result in failures and other issues. What advantages, if any, high early voting turnout will give to the ...

Nov 04 2018

Lion Air crash: On ill-fated plane's previous flight, pilot made distress call

After narrowing the possible location, 'I started digging and cleaning the debris until I finally found an orange object, ' he said, standing on the deck of a ship next...

Nov 04 2018

At least 7 Coptic Christians killed in bus attack in Egypt

Just last month, an Egyptian military court handed down death sentences to 17 people convicted in a series of fatal attacks on Christians throughout the country since Dec...

Nov 04 2018

Trump on Migrants Throwing Rocks: ‘I Didn’t Say Shoot’

Trump , who has vowed to close the border, said in an interview Monday with conservative TV and radio host Laura Ingraham that the USA would allow migrants to file asyl...

Nov 04 2018

Oprah Winfrey Campaigns with Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams

The cultural icon said she is a political independent who has "earned the right to think for myself and to vote for myself". "I don't want to go in those waters". "You ...

Nov 02 2018

President Trump resorts to fear-mongering to swing votes ahead of midterms

The new Trump ad is, inevitably, being compared to the notorious 1988 "Willie Horton" ad released by a PAC that supported the presidential campaign of then-candidate Ge...

Nov 02 2018

Pence Knocks Abrams Over Celebrity Support: 'This Ain't Hollywood, This Is Georgia'

Polls suggest Abrams and Kemp are deadlocked in one of the hottest matchups of the midterm elections. "Rather it lives and thrives in making sure that everybody is lifted...

Nov 02 2018

Jho Low insists innocent of USA criminal charges over 1MDB

Malaysian authorities have revoked his passport and issued an arrest warrant for him, and have also applied for an Interpol red notice seeking assistance from the United...

Nov 02 2018

Thousands of USA troops could be sent to Mexico border

CBP Assistant Commissioner of Public Affairs Andrew Meehan said in a news conference Monday afternoon that there are approximately 3,500 people in one group, which is now...

Nov 02 2018

Trump threatens to shoot migrants who throw stones near border

One Honduran woman, who witnessed her husband's murder three years ago, said she joined the caravan to seek opportunities to send money back home to help provide for he...

Nov 01 2018

India inaugurates world's tallest statue to celebrate independence hero

The towering bronze monument, called " Statue of Unity ", is nearly twice the height of the Statue of Liberty and over 30 metres higher than the current record holder, Ch...

Nov 01 2018

Top Democrat in 1993: ‘No Sane Country’ Would Provide Birthright Citizenship

After I proposed that bad bill, my wife Landra immediately sat me down and said , 'Harry, what are you doing, don't you know that my father is an immigrant?' She set me ...

Nov 01 2018

Sisters bound together were Saudi and seeking asylum

NY police said Rotana Farea , 22, and her 16-year-old sister Tala Farea , both of Fairfax County, Virginia, were discovered Wednesday afternoon near 68th Street and Riv...

Oct 31 2018

In China crashed rocket with a satellite television

The first attempt by a private Chinese company to send a rocket into space has failed. The company said it was the first private licensed company in China to launch car...