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Nov 27 2018

Taiwanese reject legalizing same-sex unions in referendum

A strong showing by Taiwan's opposition Nationalist Party in this weekend's local elections presents a major challenge to independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen as...

Nov 27 2018

Border Patrol Spokesperson Offers a Smart Solution for Stemming the Crisis

The situation at the border devolved after a large group marched to the US border to appeal for the U.S.to speed processing of asylum claims for Central American migrant...

Nov 27 2018

Sky Harbor flights canceled, delayed after wintry storm hits Midwest

Check flight schedules if you have travel plans. The warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday. The forecast for central IL is for up to six inches of snow, with the heavi...

Nov 27 2018

Argument at Florida Walmart leads to gunfire, and woman is killed

The shooting occurred during an apparent domestic dispute in the garden section of a Walmart store in Ocala, which is north of Orlando along Interstate 75. He has a self-...

Nov 26 2018

Russian Federation blocks Kerch Strait amid confrontation with Ukraine

Russia's FSB said the three Ukrainian ships had been "detained" for violating the Russian border. They began when a Russian coastguard vessel rammed a Ukrainian navy...

Nov 26 2018

Nearly 500 flights canceled due to winter storm

Visibility will be reduced and 3 to 4 inches of snow could fall in parts of central and northern Kansas. Strong winds and snow are expected to create blizzard condition...

Nov 26 2018

Jerome Corsi Enters Plea Negotiations With Mueller

Interested in Russia Investigation? The new development could pose substantial liability for Stone, whose alleged backchannel to WikiLeaks has been a key focus of M...

Nov 26 2018

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Intervene, Rule on Trans Military Ban

District Court for the Western District of Washington [State] refused to lift the preliminary injunction blocking the first version of the policy. In the briefs filed ...

Nov 26 2018

22 dead, more than 60 feared drowned after Uganda boat sinks

Deputy police spokesman Patrick Onyango told Reuters news agency: "The boat was overloaded and secondly there was bad weather". Local officials said two small fishing b...

Nov 26 2018

U.S. shoots tear gas as migrants rush border

Under a "safe third" agreement, the USA could force migrants to seek asylum in Mexico. The 26-year-old, who was traveling with her 3-year-old and 5-year-old, scaled a U...

Nov 25 2018

Police struggle to get body of American killed in Andaman island

In this modern world we inhabit, where we have complete global mapping at our finger tips and access to nearly all of the knowledge accumulated by our species, how on ear...

Nov 24 2018

Saudis Lay 'Red Line' on Blaming Mohammed Bin Salman for Murder

Trump has defended his stance towards Saudi Arabia , a key USA ally in the Middle East, citing U.S. arms deals with Riyadh and the larger United States strategy toward...

Nov 23 2018

Judge Blocks Trump's Asylum Ban for Illegal Immigrants at Southern Border

District Court Judge Jon Tigar overreached when he blocked President Donald Trump from barring asylum to illegal immigrants, according to a former immigration judge...

Nov 21 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fashion-shamed, but Twitter has her back

Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, elected in 2016, has repeatedly drawn headlines during her first term in the nation's capital; she opposed the certification of the 2016...

Nov 21 2018

S Korean elected head of Interpol

Russian Federation has faced criticism for its use of "red notices" that are used as global arrest warrants by Interpol . The U.S. seems committed to Interpol for now,...

Nov 21 2018

Ivanka Trump used personal account for emails about government business

Ivanka Trump , daughter and adviser of President Trump, sent hundreds of emails to government officials through a personal email account a year ago, according to The W...

Nov 21 2018

Airbnb removes listings in disputed West Banks settlements

Airbnb said Monday it will remove such listings, just ahead of the release of a Human Rights Watch report criticising the inclusion of settlements. The company conceded...

Nov 20 2018

Police storm Papua New Guinea Parliament for APEC summit pay

Draft versions of the communique showed the U.S. wanted strong language against unfair trade practices that it accuses China of. The US and China are engaged in trade w...

Nov 20 2018

US VP Pence: South China Sea doesn’t belong to any one nation

A typical New York Times phony story. Trump called Pence "100 percent loyal" and "a terrific person" while speaking to reporters at the White House before leaving f...

Nov 20 2018

I'm not quitting, says Bennett, reducing chance of snap Israeli election

The Defense Minister didn't go alone, but took his whole Yisrael Beitenu party with him, which left the coalition with just a single seat majority in the Israeli parlia...