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Anti-Haftar forces launch counter-attack near Tripoli

Several airstrikes and explosions shook Tripoli overnight in an escalation of an assault on the Libyan capital by the warlord Khalifa Haftar . The military commander backs a rival administration based in eastern Libya that refuses to recognise...

News Read Robert Mueller's full report here, minus the redactions of course

Trump appeared to be in a celebratory mood, saying at a White House event with wounded U.S. troops that he was " having a good day " following the report's release, adding "it's called no collusion, no obstruction". Instead, Barr insisted he woul...

Trump goes after 'Crazy Mueller Report' insisting parts are 'fabricated & totally untrue'

Ryan went further than other reporters by calling for Sanders' ouster, but others also reiterated their concerns about the press secretary on Thursday. But the report also said she acknowledged the comment "was not founded on anything ". The next ...

Years? Decades? Uncertainty over time needed to rebuild Notre-Dame

He said visitors were ushered out but those gathered for mass remained in place. And the fact that the foundations of the cathedral were unyielding, and withstood such a ferocious inferno, is testament to the remarkable craftsmanship which existed ...

AG WIlliam Barr delivers breakdown of the Mueller report pre-release

Barr also said that Mueller "did not find any conspiracy to violate US law involving Russia-linked persons and any persons associated with the Trump campaign". I think the American people - many of them feel betrayed", he says. Moreover, the r...

Elizabeth Warren Calls for President Trump's Impeachment

Although the findings from the report did not incriminate the president, she has concluded that they are enough to impeach him. House Democrats are reportedly dodging talks of impeachment, saying while the report is damaging it's not worth trying t...

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler Subpoenas Mueller Report

This is bad. This is the end of my Presidency. Democrats meanwhile have demanded action against Barr, arguing that Mueller's report undercut some of the attorney general's key claims about the obstruction issue and the White House's cooperation w...

Ex-Mass. Gov. Weld Announces Primary Challenge to Trump

Weld added that "he believes that we must preserve the democratic institutions of our Republic: the rule of law, a free and open press, and America's global leadership in maintaining a freer, safer world". "The country deserves to have some fiscal ...

Trump Tax Law Saved Sanders Nearly $40,000 past year

Baier added that MacCallum also is not running for president. Sanders campaign manager Faiz Shakir brushed off those suggestions, telling CNN the candidate's personal wealth had "zero impact" on his policies. Philip Bump at WaPo gave him credi...

Pet deer kills owner and injures woman

Ambulance Victoria said Mrs McDonald was flown to the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne in a serious condition where she is fighting for her life. Paul and Mandi McDonald, 45, were at their Moyhu farm, about 260km from Melbourne, on Wednesday mornin...

TikTok no longer available from Play Store and App Store in India

Senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi, appearing for Chinese company ByteDance , said there were over billion downloads of the mobile app and an ex-parte orders were passed by the Madurai bench of Madras High Court . Apple followed suit, blocking t...

Trump says migrants to go to 'sanctuary cities'

Other Omar critics have focused exclusively on that one single line, accusing her of trivializing the inhumanity of September 11 but not mentioning the rest of her speech. "Due to the fact that Democrats are unwilling to change our very unsafe immig...

College student dies after falling from campus clock tower weeks before graduation

It is not clear how exactly she lost her footing but she fell through an opening in a landing. Her condition was listed as critical at a hospital in the Bronx not far from the Fordham campus. Fordham Public Safety is still investigating how Monfr...

Deadly storms continue their destruction across southern U.S.

A spokeswoman for the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said authorities were in Hamilton and could not be reached for confirmation. The National Weather Service of Fort Worth went on to rate the tornado an EF-3, with 140 miles per hour winds.

Julian Assange: Sweden considers reviving rape inquiry

The letter, co-ordinated by Labour MPs Jess Phillips and Stella Creasy and signed by cross-party members and peers, reads: "We do not presume guilt, of course, but we believe due process should be followed and the [Swedish] complainant should see jus...

Corbyn calls on UK Government to oppose Julian Assange extradition

And so now Julian Assange of Wikileaks has been dragged out of his "sanctuary" in the London embassy of Ecuador for failing to clean his cat's litter box. "And he said, 'I told you so'". But she said Assange should face the criminal justice sys...

President Trump Takes Aim At Mueller AGAIN As Report Release Draws Near

In that letter, Barr, who consulted with deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein over the Mueller report's conclusions, declined to pursue charges against the president or his allies for "obstruction". Mr Barr told Congress members the investigation...

Trump Ousts Secret Service Director

According to The Washington Post , the criminal complaint filed by Secret Service agent Samuel Ivanovich stated, "Zhang was asked if the true member. "Very happy with them". CNN also reported that there could be additional high-level removals...

US Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen 'leaving her position'

The president on Friday dropped his nominee to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Ronald Vitiello , telling reporters , "We want to go in a tougher direction". Last year, liberal protesters shouted her out of a Washington, D.C. restaurant an...

Trump flies to border to push tough line on Mexico

We can't take you. "Our area is full". Trump was set to visit a section of border fencing in Calexico that had been replaced, referring to it as a "new" section of his long-promised border wall. "Judge Flores, whoever you may be, that decision is...

Who is Libyan National Army leader Khalifa Hifter?

Both the Libyan National Army and the United Nations -backed government have various militias supporting them. The moves, supported by statements from official LNA sources that Haftar had personally given military orders for his troops to enter t...

US Congress subpoenas Trump White House for full Mueller report

House Judiciary Committee and as much information as possible to the public. In four-page summary of Mr Mueller's report on March 24, Mr Barr wrote that the special counsel did not find that Mr Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" wi...

USA defense chief hints Turkey will drop S-400 bid

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu appeared unmoved by the USA threats, saying the purchase of the S-400 system "is a done deal". The US is at an inflexion point in a years-long standoff with Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally...

France and Ireland ‘in solidarity’ over Brexit

Speaking in Paris after talks there with Mr Varadkar yesterday, French President Emmanuel Macron said: "I'm fully aware of the tremendous difficulties such a situation would bring about for Ireland". Coveney said Ireland and the EU Commission were ...

White House Claims Trump’s Serious About Border Shutdown

Auto companies have privately warned the White House in recent days it would lead to the idling of U.S. auto plants within days because they rely on prompt deliveries of components made in Mexico . The President added that he's "totally prepared" to...

Woman attending University of SC was stabbed to death, coroner says

Police have arrested 24-year-old Nathaniel D. Rowland on charges of murder and kidnapping, Holbrook said. At about 1.30am on Friday, authorities say, Josephson got separated from friends in Columbia's Five Points bar district. "And I'm just thankfu...

Turkey's Erdogan says ruling AKP to 'correct shortcomings' after losing Ankara

For his supporters, Erdogan remains the strong leader they believe Turkey needs and they tout the country's economic development over the years he and the AKP have been in power. Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu dismissed Yildirim's statement ...

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

In the last round, 188 MPs voted for this plan and 283 voted against. Time is of the essence, we have got Brexit to deliver. Lawmakers rejected her Brexit deal with the European Union for a third time last week, though the agreement failed by...

Linda McMahon is leaving the Small Business Administration

McMahon, who joined Trump in speaking to reporters, thanked the president and discussed the work she did for the Small Business Administration. "She did a terrific job for President Trump and small businesses all over the country". McMahon, 70, has...

International Red Cross ready for Venezuela humanitarian aid operation

If Vladimir Putin decides to establish or expand any kind of operations there, the United States would consider the move to be a "direct threat" to worldwide peace, Reuters reported . Trump added that Moscow is well-aware of the US stance. Elect...

Hamas backs Egypt proposal for calm on Israel border

Israeli forces opened live fire and tear gas canisters toward Palestinians who gathered near the barbed-wire fence between Gaza and Israel to the east and north of the Strip to take part in the " Great March of Return " protests, shooting and injur...

House Democrats Fail To Override Trump’s Veto On Border Crisis

Tuesday's vote seems certain to fail, which means his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border would stand. Trump declared the national emergency on February 15, after Democrats in Congress blocked his request for $5.7 billion for ...

House introduces climate bill the day after Senate rejects Green New Deal

Angus King of ME, who caucuses with Democrats, joined all 53 Senate Republicans in opposing the climate plan. Sen. Angus King (I-Maine), who caucuses with the Democrats, also voted "no". "Then we can get serious about taking action to tackle th...

Islamabad Says Shares 'International Outrage' Over US Decision on Golan Heights

In a statement, Saudi Arabia described the Golan Heights as "occupied Syrian Arab land in accordance with the relevant worldwide resolutions". "Annexation of territory by force is prohibited under worldwide law", and any unilateral border chang...

India Shoots Down Satellite in Space; Modi Hails Major Breakthrough

The country is now developing a plan to launch a manned space mission in 2022. "Space is a place where people should have the freedom to operate", Shanahan told a small group of reporters on Wednesday, without saying whether he believed India's t...

Thaksin allies claim victory in Thai election, challenging army

Partial figures released late Monday showed the Thaksin-linked Pheu Thai party had earned 137 of the 350 available constituency seats so far, not enough to take on Prayut's Palang Pracharat party which so far has 97 seats but can rely on the senate.

ILHAN UNDER FIRE: Nancy Pelosi Jabs Ilhan Omar at Annual AIPAC Conference

The lawmaker faced widespread attacks last month after she said the pro-Israel lobby pushes for "allegiance" to a foreign nation and suggesting that support for Israel in Washington is driven by financial contributions to U.S. Ambassador to Israe...

Canadians aboard troubled cruise ship; 1 injured: Global Affairs Canada

This photo provided by Michal Stewart shows passengers on board the Viking Sky , waiting to be evacuated, off the coast of Norway on Saturday, March 23, 2019 . Waves up to eight metres high were striking the ship, making rescue efforts by boat es...

Qatar Airways delays Boeing MAX delivery until cause of crash known

The Washington Post also reported that the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) received two complaints about Ethiopian's training and safety record in 2015, before the 737 MAX 8 was in use. American, which has 24 MAX aircraft in its fleet, and...

New Zealand shooting: Jacinda Ardern announces royal commission into attack

Ardern said the cabinet agreed on Monday a royal commission of inquiry "will look at what could have or should have been done to prevent the attack". The boy in the video says "To be honest with you, what brought me here it's you". But they do not ...

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Corbyn calls on UK Government to oppose Julian Assange extradition

And so now Julian Assange of Wikileaks has been dragged out of his "sanctuary" in the London embassy of Ecuador for failing to clean his cat's litter box. "And he said, 'I told...

President Trump Takes Aim At Mueller AGAIN As Report Release Draws Near

In that letter, Barr, who consulted with deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein over the Mueller report's conclusions, declined to pursue charges against the president or his all...

Trump Ousts Secret Service Director

According to The Washington Post , the criminal complaint filed by Secret Service agent Samuel Ivanovich stated, "Zhang was asked if the true member. "Very happy with them". C...

US Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen 'leaving her position'

The president on Friday dropped his nominee to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Ronald Vitiello , telling reporters , "We want to go in a tougher direction". Last year, ...

Trump flies to border to push tough line on Mexico

We can't take you. "Our area is full". Trump was set to visit a section of border fencing in Calexico that had been replaced, referring to it as a "new" section of his long-pro...

Who is Libyan National Army leader Khalifa Hifter?

Both the Libyan National Army and the United Nations -backed government have various militias supporting them. The moves, supported by statements from official LNA sources that ...

US Congress subpoenas Trump White House for full Mueller report

House Judiciary Committee and as much information as possible to the public. In four-page summary of Mr Mueller's report on March 24, Mr Barr wrote that the special counsel...

USA defense chief hints Turkey will drop S-400 bid

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu appeared unmoved by the USA threats, saying the purchase of the S-400 system "is a done deal". The US is at an inflexion point in a yea...

France and Ireland ‘in solidarity’ over Brexit

Speaking in Paris after talks there with Mr Varadkar yesterday, French President Emmanuel Macron said: "I'm fully aware of the tremendous difficulties such a situation would brin...

White House Claims Trump’s Serious About Border Shutdown

Auto companies have privately warned the White House in recent days it would lead to the idling of U.S. auto plants within days because they rely on prompt deliveries of component...

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Woman attending University of SC was stabbed to death, coroner says

Woman attending University of SC was stabbed to death, coroner says

Police have arrested 24-year-old Nathaniel D. Rowland on charges of murder and kidnapping, Holbrook said. At about 1.30am on Friday, authorities say, Josephson got separated from...

Turkey's Erdogan says ruling AKP to 'correct shortcomings' after losing Ankara

Turkey's Erdogan says ruling AKP to 'correct shortcomings' after losing Ankara

For his supporters, Erdogan remains the strong leader they believe Turkey needs and they tout the country's economic development over the years he and the AKP have been in powe...

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

In the last round, 188 MPs voted for this plan and 283 voted against. Time is of the essence, we have got Brexit to deliver. Lawmakers rejected her Brexit deal with the Euro...

Linda McMahon is leaving the Small Business Administration

Linda McMahon is leaving the Small Business Administration

McMahon, who joined Trump in speaking to reporters, thanked the president and discussed the work she did for the Small Business Administration. "She did a terrific job for Presid...

International Red Cross ready for Venezuela humanitarian aid operation

International Red Cross ready for Venezuela humanitarian aid operation

If Vladimir Putin decides to establish or expand any kind of operations there, the United States would consider the move to be a "direct threat" to worldwide peace, Reuters rep...