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Trump joins Canada, Mexico leaders to sign new trade pact

Mr Trump hailed a political victory, having lamented the "terrible" North American Free Trade Agreement ( Nafta ) since the early days of his presidential ru...


Trump says hopes to meet N.Korea's Kim in January or February

North Korean and South Korean soldiers are pictured during an operation to reconnect a road across the Military Demarcation Line inside the Demilitarised Zone (...


Putin warmly greets Saudi crown prince at G20 summit

Trump has said it is vital to preserve the decades-old alliance with Saudi Arabia , as the kingdom is the top buyer of USA weapons and key oil supplier. A meet...


Shock Video of 15 Year Old Syrian Student Bullied in British School

Tasnime Akunjee, a solicitor representing the family, told The Guardian Jamal's 14-year-old daughter sister had been bullied by another group of students, wit...


Migrants at Mexico border face an uncertain future on their own

Ten Central American women taking part in the migrant caravan camped on the US-Mexican border said Thursday (Nov 29) they were starting a hunger strike to press...


George H.W. Bush

He outlived both Gerald Ford, who died in 2006 at 93, and Ronald Reagan, who died in 2004 at 93. The son of a senator and father of a president, Bush was the ...


U.S. Trade Deficit Rises Despite Trump’s Tariffs

The meeting is being held amid the ongoing trade war between the United States and China . The Leaders' Summit comes amid escalation in the trade war bet...


North, S Korea join hands to win UNESCO status for wrestling

In a joint declaration with Moon, Kim , chairman of the North's ruling Workers' Party of Korea, voiced a willingness to permanently dismantle Yongbyon, but wit...


Trump Asks GOP Voters to Elect Mississippi Senator After Stumble

President Donald Trump brought back the playbook he used during the leadup to the midterm elections , warning of the dangers of illegal immigration and paint...


Melania Trump’s Blood-Red Christmas Trees At White House Set Internet On Fire

US first lady Melania Trump spoke to thousands of Liberty University students gathered at convocation on Wednesday to share her " Be Best " initiative on the ...


Menacing Mueller probe beginning to rattle Trump

In new charges unveiled Thursday by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , former top Trump aide Michael Cohen admitted direct communications with Russian Pres...


CLOSER AND CLOSER: Another 'Never Nancy' Democrat FLIPS for Pelosi

Democratic Rep. -elect Sharice Davids plans to cast one of her first votes for Nancy Pelosi as House speaker, saying Kansans didn't elect her to go to Wash...


UN Officials: Caravan Rhetoric Violates 'Right to Mental Health' of Migrants

A migrant mother photographed running with her daughters from tear gas at the U.S. -Mexico border said she never expected the U.S. Border Patrol to fire gas...


New weather warning for strong winds issued by Met Office

Dan Harris, the Met Office's deputy chief meteorologist, said: "It now looks very likely that we will see a major change in the UK's weather early in the we...


Kashmiris welcome goodwill measures between India and Pakistan, says Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

As part of the Indian delegation that arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday to attend the ceremony, Navjot Singh Sidhu, former Indian cricket player turned minister, w...


Erdogan expresses concern for Russia-Ukraine tension

Russia and Ukraine have had a tense relationship ever since a pro-Western social movement ousted a pro-Russian president in 2014. Commenting on the actions of t...


Major League Baseball wants donation returned after senator's 'public hanging' comments

Espy said he was called "the N-word" many days during integration. She and her campaign have refused to discuss the Confederate hat. Hyde-Smith, appointed t...


The deadliest wildfire in California's history has been contained

It dropped an estimated 7 inches (18 centimeters) of rain over the burn area over a three-day period without causing significant mudslides, said Hannah Chandler...


Taiwan voters reject same-sex marriage in referendum

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen late on Saturday announced her resignation as the head of Democratic Progressive Party of Taiwan , after enduring a "crushing ...


Three US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan Blast

Three US service members have been killed and three others wounded in an explosion near Ghazni in Afghanistan. Three US service members and an American contra...


Egyptian president stresses keenness to enhance ties with Saudi Arabia

In an exclusive interview with Al Arabiya, Essebsi explained that the founding king advised the late Tunisian President Habib Bourguiba to adopt the politics ...


Paul Manafort Breached Plea Deal by Lying to Mueller’s Team, Prosecutors Say

Mueller's team did not spell out what Manafort lied about. Robert Mueller says Paul Manafort breached his plea agreement. A jury in Virginia convicted Man...


USA offers new $5 mn reward for Mumbai attackers

On November 26, 2008 (26/11) terrorists from Pakistan unleashed a wave of violence across Mumbai that lasted 3 days and played out on news channels around the...


USA police fire tear gas at migrants trying to cross from Mexico

The migrant caravan at the U.S. -Mexico border consists of mostly men who are not "true asylum seekers", former Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said Monday, ...


Trump threatens to permanently close Mexico border after clashes

He could not see from his position if the migrants had managed to get across the actual border. Honduran Ana Zuniga, 23, also said she saw migrants opening a ...


Trump asks USA court for review of transgender military ban

Francisco wrote. According to The New York Times, the leaked proposal begins: "Sex means a person's status as male or female based on immutable biological tra...


Chinese consulate in Karachi attacked by gunmen, 3 terrorists, 2 policemen killed

All of the consulate staff are safe, China's foreign ministry said Friday. Director of the Jinnah Hospital Karachi Seemi Jamali told media that overall fi...


Federal judge bars United States administration from enforcing ban on asylum

Earlier this month, the President issued a proclamation referring to "large, organized groups" who were traveling through Mexico and "reportedly intend to e...


Cabinet clears corridor for Kartarpur up to Pakistan border

The Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara is located about three to four km from the Indo-Pak border in Pakistan. His tweet came on the heels of Indian government's endo...


Donald Trump issues Thanksgiving Day threat to migrant caravan in Mexico

On Monday, a judge barred the president from enforcing a ban on asylum for those who cross the US border illegally - a decision the administration said would ...


Democrats to probe Ivanka's use of private mail

Emails regarding official White House business are required to be preserved under the presidential records act. They are all in presidential records. Rep. "My...


Trump to grant poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots

Peas, one of the South Dakota-bred turkeys that received a presidential pardon Tuesday, pleaded the Fifth. Video of the annual turkey pardoning was also sh...


Pakistan summons United States envoy to protest Trump's criticism

Pakistan summoned the top US diplomat in Islamabad on Tuesday to protest President Donald Trump's allegation that the country had harbored al Qaeda leader...


Isolated Indian tribe kill American intruder

The Sentinelese people of North Sentinel Island in the Andaman Islands of India are a part of a tribe, which is known to be extremely reclusive and have resiste...


Interpol picks Kim Jong-yang as new president

Current vice president Major General Alexander Prokopchuk had been in the running for the top job after the incumbent, China's Meng Hongwei went missing ...


California wildfire death toll rises to 79

While the number of missing has been reduced by nearly 500 names since the weekend, the process is inexact and incomplete, progress has been slow, and the many ...


Robert Mueller Breaks Silence on Matthew Whitaker’s Designation as Acting Attorney General

Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), and Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) asked the court for an injunction declaring Whitaker illegi...


Joe Cunningham Ups The Ante With Nancy Pelosi Letter

To be clear, this isn't just about the internal House Democratic Caucus election of a leader, which is expected to take place on November 28. The chief sponso...


Death toll rises to 76 in California fire, with more winds ahead

At least 1,100 evacuees were being housed in 14 emergency shelters set up in churches, schools and community centres around the region, with a total of more tha...


Netanyahu battles to save weakened ruling coalition

The party stopped short of pulling out of the government, which would have triggered an immediate collapse, but there seemed to be little prospect of holding th...