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Jan 02 2019

House Democrats unveil measure to re-open government

Meanwhile, Speaker-designate Nancy Pelosi in a "Dear Colleague" letter said on the first day of the new Congress, the Democrats will take action to end what she descr...

Jan 02 2019

New Brazil leader Bolsonaro targets crime, left wing 'ideology'

The veteran premier was addressing a press conference streamed online from Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, where he is on an official visit. Animal rights activists blocked...

Jan 02 2019

Van slams into pedestrians on Tokyo road, injuring 8 people

The incident happened in the tourist and shopping destination of Harajuku on Takeshita Street , which is close to the Meiji Shrine. The street was closed to vehicular ...

Jan 02 2019

'Ice man' Vladimir Putin plays hockey in Red Square

Despite US warnings of punitive sanctions against nations doing military transactions with Moscow, India inked a United States dollars 5 billion deal to purchase the much...

Jan 02 2019

Cops left hilariously heartbroken after Krispy Kreme doughnut truck catches fire

Since then, law enforcement from around Kentucky, and other states have joined in grief. They are understandably upset and shared their reactions via Twitter. They were...

Jan 01 2019

Throngs to pack Times Square for mild, rainy New Year's Eve

Dan + Shay, Bastille and New Kids On The Block will perform medleys of their hit songs on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve", and singer songwriter Bebe Rexha will p...

Jan 01 2019

Suspect arrested in shooting death of California officer

Newman Police Department Chief Randy Richardson said they were grateful for all the support they have received. Christianson said Arriaga entered the country illegally...

Jan 01 2019

Trump claims he has not 'abandoned' a concrete border wall

The House is planning two separate votes for Thursday. "It's simple: The Senate is not going to send something to the President that he won't sign", said Don Stewar...

Jan 01 2019

4 dead, dozens missing after gas explosion hits Russian Federation high-rise

A spokesman said: "Six people have been pulled out of the rubble, three died, three were injured, including a child". Officials said the blast ripped through the bu...

Jan 01 2019

Hanover airport reopens after vehicle intruder detained

The Hannover Airport has been put on a lockdown by Germany police after a man rammed through a gate in a vehicle and drove on the tarmac. "A man broke through a barrier...

Dec 31 2018

Channel migrants: No easy answers to issue, says Javid

More than 220 people have attempted the crossing in small boats since November. The six Iranian men were discovered on a beach in Kent along with a rigid-hulled inflata...

Dec 31 2018

Chinese court orders retrial for Canadian jailed for drug smuggling - tensions continue

Neither China nor Canada has drawn a direct connection between the case of Ms Meng and the cases of the two other Canadians. She has returned to Canada after being r...

Dec 30 2018

Hackers steal addresses of North Korean defectors

Lee Soon-sil, a defector who stars on a North Korean defector show on South Korean TV, told ABC News that they have had to change phone numbers and move to new home...

Dec 30 2018

Fijian born police officer dies from gunshots in the US

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department said no other memorial funds or online fundraising accounts will be established for the fallen officer. Personnel from mult...

Dec 30 2018

Bangladesh goes to the polls under tight security

The clashes in the Muslim-majority country broke out between workers of the Awami League and its opponents, led by the BNP of former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia . 29, 2...

Dec 30 2018

26-year-old conservative writer Bre Payton dies

The 26-year-old was admitted to the ICU at a local hospital and tragically passed away on Friday. According to reports , Payton had H1N1 flu - also known as swine fl...

Dec 29 2018

Huawei & ZTE may be squeezed out of U.S. market

In some recent filings, smaller carriers indicate ZTE and Huawei equipment generally runs about twenty-five percent of the cost of equipment from manufacturers like E...

Dec 29 2018

Democrats care more about keeping borders open than government

The shutdown impacts 25 percent of the federal government, including the Interior, Justice and Homeland Security departments. They have offered support for $1.3 billion i...

Dec 28 2018

Syria's Turkmen express support for Ankara's operation against YPG

For weeks, Turkey has been threatening to launch a new offensive against the Kurdish fighters, who partnered with the USA to drive the Islamic State group out of much o...

Dec 28 2018

Russia Will Deploy New Hypersonic Missile Systems In 2019, Putin Says

Russia's new weapon, the Avangard, is of a type that the Pentagon has been both working on and worrying about as an arms race emerges among the United States, Russia and...