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UK says focus in Brexit talks is now backstop guarantees

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay and Attorney General Geoffrey Cox announced they will hold talks again with European Union chief negotiator Michel Ba...


Maduro shuts border with Brazil as Guaido goes in search of aid

As the aid delivery deadline approaches, the spotlight is on the Colombian border town of Cucuta, where several shipments of United States aid are waiting to ...


US$929m funding for California high-speed rail project cancelled

The "bullet train" project, which Newsom now says probably won't be completed, has cost the state and federal government an astounding $77 billion - more than 1...


United States says Alabama woman who joined Daesh isn't citizen

Shibly said , "She wants to face our legal system". ISIS attempts to spread an extreme mixture of religion and government that includes roving patrols that...


Trump and Kim may meet one-on-one in Hanoi

Cheong Wa Dae spokesperson Kim Eui-kyeom had earlier stated that Bolton and Chung would maintain close communication, when he announced that South Korean Presid...


Special weather statement for Durham calls for freezing rain Wednesday

Snowfall will diminish from the southwest this afternoon and evening but will still impact the evening commute. Officials advise planning for extra travel tim...


Kim Jong Un shuffles diplomats after spying allegations

The military transport aircraft carrying the Marine One helicopter and other equipment is parked in an airport hangar, ready to serve the U.S. President's needs...


Trump plans to nominate Rosen for deputy attorney general

As he makes the media rounds promoting a new tell-all book, McCabe has said Rosenstein, during the early months of the Trump presidency, floated the 25th Amendm...


China accuses U.S. of trying to block its tech development

Tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods are set to grow to 25 percent from 10 percent unless the USA and China come to agreement. Xinhua said Vice Premier Li...


Russian Federation releases video of nuclear-powered unmanned underwater vehicle trials

He was expected to touch on the withdrawal of Russian Federation and the United States from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, which has...


Trevor Noah wheighs in on Jussie Smollet alleged attack

Police said one of the men had appeared on " Empire , " and Smollett's attorneys said one of the men is the actor's personal trainer, whom he hired to help get ...


3 children, 1 woman found dead in northern Kent County

However, no one has been arrested at this time. LaJoye-Young said it was "a horrific thing" for the department to be called out to. The sheriff said it is t...


Illinois man known for white crosses makes 5 for hometown

A background check for a concealed-carry permit in 2014 had flagged a conviction for aggravated assault in MS in 1995, she said, and he had been asked to volunt...


Stone Ordered Back to Court After Posting Photo of Judge

Stone is accused of obstruction and lying to Congress about his efforts to coordinate with WikiLeaks to aid Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. "I took it dow...


Shamima Begum: Islamic State runaway expresses fears over unborn child

Begum's family lawyer Tasnime Akunjee says the family were "disappointed" with the decision and were considering "all legal avenues" to challenge it. Javid's d...


Bernie Sanders announces he will be running for President again in 2020

He opens his campaign with a nationwide organization and a proven small-dollar fundraising effort. If Mr Sanders is successful in securing the nomination, he ...


Brexit splits Labour, British MPs quit

Seven MPs have resigned from Labour this morning in protest at the party's handling of allegations of anti-Semitism and its approach to Brexit . "This has...


Abe mum on reports he nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

The U.S. had "informally" asked Japan to nominate Trump for the accolade following the president's landmark summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , th...


Trump Delivers Speech to Venezuelan Community in Miami to Support Juan Guaido

Rubio declined to say if he would support possible United States military action against Venezuela , but added that the Trump administration would not stand by...


U.S. military aircraft to deliver more aid to Venezuela border

Most Western countries, including the United States and many of Venezuela's neighbors, have recognized Guaido as the legitimate head of state. Rubio, who ...


Nigeria postpones presidential election at last minute

The chairman of Buhari's All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole , said INEC had colluded with Abubakar's People's Democratic Party over the delay. The Pre...


Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir’s Pulwama auto bomb attack

The number of personnel travelling back to the Valley was high as there was no movement on the highway for the last two to three days because of bad weather and...


The real 'black panther' spotted in Kenya

While there have been reported sightings, black leopards are still considered rare in the continent, Pilfold said. "We own it. There's nothing left to be discov...


Senate Dems on Green New Deal debate: 'Bring it on'

It also includes non-environmental measures created to address issues like economic insecurity, housing and universal health care. It also immediately provoke...


"I'm afraid of the ocean": refugees not swayed by Medevac bill

Immigration Minister David Coleman said on Sunday the change would bring a return of the days when thousands of asylum-seekers travelled to Indonesia and then p...


Pence Calls On European Allies To Withdraw From Iran Nuclear Deal

Earlier, Pence called on European countries to pull out of the 2015 Iran deal. "It's an ill-advised step that will only strengthen Iran, weaken Europea...


Brexit: Sturgeon steps up no-deal planning

Comments by May's chief Brexit negotiator, Olly Robbins, overheard by an ITV correspondent at a hotel bar in Brussels have done little to boost trust among ...


Former US Air Force counterintelligence agent charged with spying for Iran

United States officials said Monica Witt, 39, who worked a decade in Air Force counter-intelligence, had an "ideological" turn against her country and defected ...


Militant Iran Taunts US on Revolution's 40th Birthday

In Washington , US National Security adviser John Bolton, who in 2017 expressed the hope that Iran's "revolution will not reach its 40th birthday", tweeted t...


Elizabeth Warren: Trump ‘May Not Even Be A Free Person’ In 2020

Elizabeth Warren should "focus more on her heritage" than on investigating his companies in his latest snub of the Democratic presidential contender he calls ...


Venezuela opposition rallies to tell Maduro - Let aid in

On Monday, Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino said that his country has a "strengthened (military) presence" along the border with Colombia after ...


Hakeem al-Araibi arrives back in Australia

It also ended a tense diplomatic spat between Australia and Bahrain which had Thailand torn between the two Governments. He's expected to land in Melbourne...


Pelosi, Top Democrats Condemn ‘Anti-Semitic’ Comments From Rep. Ilhan Omar

Update (02/11/10, 3 p.m. ET): This story was updated to include a statement from Representative Ilhan Omar . Omar wrote back to Clinton on Twitter, saying ...


Ocasio-Cortez Deleted Embarrassing Green New Deal Policy Details

The so-called Green New Deal came under fire nearly immediately from Republicans, saying it would cost trillions of dollars, would destroy the USA economy and...


Beto vs. Trump: Dueling rallies along the US-Mexico border

Ahead of President Donald Trump's rally in El Paso Monday evening, El Paso County passed a resolution stating it is "disillusioned" by the president's " lie...


Fairfax accuser’s attorney calls for impeachment hearings to provide ‘due process’

The Virginia Democrat spoke with CBS News about a racism scandal that's engulfing his nascent administration, and said he had learned much about white privi...


Snow, ice storm on its way to Cambridge Tuesday

It was expected to taper off in time for the Monday morning commute, but the next storm was on its way later in the day. A Winter Storm Warning is in effe...


Backed Kurdish Forces Launch 'Final Push' Against ISIS In Syria

Black smoke clouds rose over ISIL's final territory in Deir Az Zor province on Monday as coalition fighter jets fired missiles in support of the Kurdish-led mil...


'Kamaraj Rule' In State: PM Recalls Tamil Heroes On First State Visit

A large group of Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) supporters and ministers such as Sidhartha Bhattacharya (Education) and Pijush Hazarika (Health), were seen stan...


USA govt. misses deadline on Khashoggi report

The Saudi minister urged Congress to wait for the investigation and the trial to be over in Saudi Arabia, instead of "putting the cart before the horse". Indi...