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Dec 18 2018

James Comey Rips Trump for 'Lying' About Cohen Raid

Cohen received a three-year prison sentence on Wednesday after pleading guilty to financial fraud, campaign finance charges and lying to Congress . However, he did p...

Dec 18 2018

Brexit impasse: Theresa May blasts calls for second referendum

But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said her deal was now "dead in the water" and the prime minister had "utterly failed in her attempts to deliver any meaningful changes"....

Dec 18 2018

ACA Ruled Unconstitutional, But It's Status Quo For Employers-For Now

Supreme Court observers noted that the highest court decided on this case already in 2012, ruling at the time that the individual mandate was constitutional beca...

Dec 15 2018

Trump Inauguration Committee Under Criminal Probe

To exchange money for political help could violate USA corruption laws; it could also be illegal to redirect the inaugural committee's money. According to the Wall Str...

Dec 15 2018

Sturgeon calls May a 'lame duck leader' after confidence vote

Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable, who is against Brexit , told BBC Breakfast: "We are still back with the problem that the government has a proposal that we can't get ...

Dec 15 2018

Knoxville businesses part of nationwide bomb threat scare

The school was cleared and no bomb was found. There were no immediate indications that any of the threats were credible, officials said. There have been similar threa...

Dec 14 2018

Trump cancels White House Christmas party for members of the press

The search for President Trump's next chief-of-staff continues, but we're getting closer to a decision. President Trump has canceled the White House Christmas party f...

Dec 14 2018

US Suspects China in Marriott Data Breach

Marriott is the top hotel provider to the U.S. government and military personnel. The Marriott database contains not only credit card information but passport data. "I...

Dec 14 2018

Russian spy Maria Butina admits conspiracy to infiltrate National Rifle Association

In plea documents read by prosecutors in court Thursday, Butina admitted to undertaking a multiyear influence campaign coordinated through Torshin, a top Russian offici...

Dec 14 2018

Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis

An army spokesperson was unable to confirm reports that the assailant had targeted Israeli soldiers. In the Old City of occupied east Jerusalem , Israeli forces shot...

Dec 14 2018

Theresa May survives confidence vote in leadership of Conservative party

After the disastrous 2017 general election , which saw May lose her parliamentary majority, she told MPs she would stay on as leader as long as the party wanted her to. ...

Dec 13 2018

"Desire For Change Led To BJP's Loss In Assembly Polls": Union Minister

But she said the voters in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh had given "a befitting reply to the anti-people policies" pursued by the Bharatiya Janata Party (B...

Dec 13 2018

China Threatening Canada, Demands Immediate Release of Huawei's CFO

She is specifically accused of lying to a USA bank, identified by her lawyer as " Hong Kong Bank", about the use of a covert subsidiary to sell to Iran in breach of sa...

Dec 13 2018

Turkey says Saudi refusal to extradite Khashoggi suspects ‘disappointing’

Sen. Lindsey Graham, is leading a campaign to discredit Saudi Arabia and its high ranked officials with regards to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Menendez...

Dec 13 2018

Sterling nears three-month low as investors prepare for Brexit vote

But, if faced with the threat of a calamitous no-deal Brexit , and following a narrow Commons defeat, Mrs May might fancy testing their resolve and seeing if she can win...

Dec 10 2018

White Supremacist Who Drove His Car Into Charlottesville Crowd Convicted Of Murder

In this August 12, 2017 photo, James Alex Fields Jr ., second from left, holds a black shield in Charlottesville, Va ., where a white supremacist rally took place. Th...

Dec 10 2018

Rep. Adam Schiff Talks About Trump 'Jail Time' on Face the Nation

The latest court filings concerning Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and lawyer Michael Cohen have a Bay Area congresswoman getting ready to flex her s...

Dec 10 2018

Man, 26, accused of murdering British backpacker to appear in court

New Zealand police searching for missing British backpacker Grace Millane say they have found a body , state broadcaster Radio New Zealand reported Sunday. In his s...

Dec 09 2018

British backpacker murdered in New Zealand

The Millane family have requested privacy at this time and will not be making any further statements at this stage. "Grace's family has been advised of this development...

Dec 09 2018

Russian Federation says it 'strictly complies' with treaty

The treaty was initially signed in 1987 by then United States president Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev . His remarks also came after the Russian Foreign Minis...