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Dec 07 2018

Mainstream media grieves for Bush with whitewashed tributes and tear-jerker tweets

A longtime senator and congressman from Kansas, Dole was then helped back into his wheelchair where he sat for several moments in front of the casket of his former coll...

Dec 06 2018

Turkey seeks arrest of Saudi crown prince allies over Khashoggi

United States lawmakers on Tuesday heard the CIA's assessment about Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman's role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi f...

Dec 06 2018

Rudy Giuliani helps create anti-Trump protest website with Twitter typo

Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani is furious after he inadvertently made an anti-Trump website go viral. Still, that doesn't directly answer Giuliani's claim that ...

Dec 06 2018

U.S. marines missing after aircraft 'mishap' off Japan

It was not immediately clear which aircraft the rescued Marine was on. The planes involved are a KC-130 and an F/A 18, carrying a total of seven personnel, USA media qu...

Dec 05 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation treads carefully in Ukraine-Russia sea spat

On Nov. 25, three Ukrainian ships attempting to sail through the Kerch Strait from the Black Sea to the Sea of Azov were seized by Russian forces for allegedly violatin...

Dec 05 2018

Mattis: Putin tried to meddle in the midterm elections

Defense Secretary James Mattis said that Russian President Vladimir Putin "tried to muck around" in November's midterm elections, amid increasingly tense relations betw...

Dec 05 2018

CIA Director Haspel to Brief Senate Leaders on Khashoggi's Death

If he was in front of a jury he would have a unanimous verdict in 30 minutes. " There's not a smoking gun, there's a smoking saw ", Sen. After reports that the Centra...

Dec 05 2018

Lebanon's president orders 'close monitoring' of Israeli anti-tunnel operation

The tunnel was the first to be discovered as part of the IDF's "Operation Northern Shield" which it says aims to prevent and destroy underground tunnels dug by Hezbollah ...

Dec 05 2018

Parliament finds May government in contempt for withholding terms of Brexit

On Tuesday, British House of Commons voted 311 to 293 to hold May's government in contempt . But that message of unity suffered a setback from Tuesday's parliamentar...

Dec 03 2018

Trump defends Russian Federation business dealings as USA investigation widens

In court in August, he told a judge that he violated campaign-finance laws at the president's direction and, on Thursday, said he lied to Congress to remain consistent ...

Dec 03 2018

Bush's Service Dog Sully To Help Wounded Veterans

He said it was going to be a tough week and he looked forward to it being over. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 7:45 p.m. until Thursday, Dec. 6, 7 a.m. The Bushes will join ot...

Dec 03 2018

'Mission complete': Bush's service dog lies by casket

The seven-time Mr Olympia and action star hero built up a long and lasting friendship with the U.S. president and the 71-year-old Austrian-born superstar pointed out that...

Dec 02 2018

Trump Sees a Meeting With North Korea's Kim as Soon as January

The United States of America demands that North Korea take real action for denuclearization, while the North Korean regime calls for a peace treaty to be signed earlier...

Dec 02 2018

Hearty handshake between Putin and Saudi crown prince goes viral

In his conversation with Saudi Arabia's Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Trudeau said better answers about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi were required. The I...

Dec 01 2018

Meghan Markle snubs best friend Priyanka Chopra's wedding

Elder brother Joe Jonas and his fiancee and Game of Thrones actor Sophie Turner soon followed Nick . " Quantico " star Priyanka Chopra and USA singer Nick Jonas...

Dec 01 2018

"Hearts Are Heavy": Obama, Donald Trump Pay Tributes To George HW Bush

Prior to serving as President, Mr Bush served as Vice President for Republican heavyweight Ronald Reagan. It was during the presidency of his son, George W Bush, that S...

Dec 01 2018

Lion Air Flight 610 should not have been in the air

Lion Air Flight JT610 plunged into the sea less than half an hour after taking off on a routine flight to Pangkal Pinang city. "It's all consistent with the hypothesis...

Dec 01 2018

Russian men barred from entering Ukraine

Russian coast guard ships on Sunday fired on and seized the Ukrainian vessels as they headed toward a contested strait close to Crimea, taking prisoner 24 Ukrainia...

Dec 01 2018

World leaders welcome Crown Prince at G20

Bob Corker said he thinks Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for Jamal Khashoggi's brutal murder, whether there is ultimately a smoking gun or n...

Nov 30 2018

Cohen Pleads Guilty to Lying to Congress About 'Moscow Project'

A meeting with Chinese President Xi is also on the agenda and Trump said he is "very close" to striking a new deal, but also that he likes the "current deal". He testif...