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Trump Says Mueller Report Should Be Made Public

House Judiciary Committee member Louie Gohmert said Wednesday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's final conclusion should be viewed as a "dossier", not a "r...


Erdogan threats an attempt to shore up local elections: policy expert

Turkish President Erdogan's words were "taken out of context" while responding to the manifesto of an Australian terrorist who killed at least 50 worshippers in...


Read Attorney General Barr’s full letter confirming delivery of Mueller’s report

Guessing when Mueller's report will be turned over to the Department of Justice has become a popular Washington parlour game, though the special counsel has n...


USA announces first new North Korea sanctions since failed summit

North Korea has pulled out its staff from an inter-Korean liaison office, according to the South Korean officials, weeks after leader Kim Jong Un 's summit wi...


Democrats have a new litmus test for 2020: Abolish Electoral College

Elizabeth Warren kicked things off at a CNN town hall Monday night when the MA senator drew enthusiastic applause by saying: "Every vote matters, and the way...


Load-shedding impacts water supply

Stage 5 and 6 load-shedding require 5,000MW and 6,000MW to be shed from the grid respectively. South Africans have been left confused by the status of load sh...


Trump now wants Mueller investigation report made public

President Donald Trump talks to reporters as he departs on travel to OH from the White House, March 20, 2019. More than 82 percent of voters surveyed said ...


Death toll in Mozambique cyclone, floods could surpass 1,000 - president

More than 2.6 million people were affected according to Al Jazeera. The worldwide human rights organization urged authorities in Mozambique and Malawi, countr...


Brexit deal in chaos, May blindsided as speaker intervenes

Speaker of the House has told parliament that Theresa May can't bring her Brexit divorce deal back for another vote by MPs, unless there are actual changes to i...


Ethiopian airlines puts Boeing under spotlight

The company now faces the challenge of proving the jets are safe to fly amid suspicions that faulty sensors and software contributed to the two crashes that kil...


49 dead in New Zealand mosque shootings

Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters, speaking on Checkpoint, said the country had been robbed of its "innocence", while Andrew Little, the justice minister, af...


No need for global investigators into Khashoggi murder, says Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia initially said it had no knowledge of his fateIt has since blamed rogue agents for Khashoggi s death and the kingdom s public prosecutor has cha...


Trump vetoes lawmakers' measure against border wall

She also says the president "is incredibly disappointed" with Republicans who voted against him. He hit his usual (exaggerated) talking points on the drugs ...


Texas Democrat Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 presidential run

Senate seat to Ted Cruz a year ago. "But that's very, very, very different from appealing to primary voters with a dozen other Democratic candidates on the ...


How safe is Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft? | Inside Story

Two local boys examine a pile of twisted metal gathered by workers during the continuing recovery efforts at the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET3...


British Parliament overwhelmingly rejects May's Brexit deal

She had hoped that revisions to a Brexit deal over the Irish backstop, or protocol, secured late last night would offer enough assurances to get her deal thro...


Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for border wall

The border wall is just one flash-point in the president's $4 trillion budget blueprint. "We are the only major OECD economy that is significantly addin...


Trump to seek another US$8.6b for border wall

While the president's budget is unlikely to be implemented, the document does carry some weight as a signal of Trump's desires, including money to expand ba...


USA closes Jerusalem consulate, demoting Palestinian mission

The move was first announced by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in October, sparking outrage among Palestinians that it constituted a de facto recognition by t...


Why Did a Bunch of Republicans Vote Against a Bill Condemning Bigotry?

Large portions of the resolution name-checked specific anti-Semitic tropes, including the dual-loyalty canard and allegations "that Jews control the United St...


Winter Storm Taylor Shuts Down Interstates in South Dakota, Wyoming

For the week ahead, the weather outlook anticipates a mostly sunny Monday with a high near 27. There may be some sliding and blowing around taking place in ...


Fugitive Indian Diamond Tycoon Spotted in London, Faces Extradition

Both extradition requests, by the Enforcement Directorate and Central Bureau of Investigation, are being "considered" by the United Kingdom government, Kumar sa...


U.S. urges Pakistan to take 'sustained and irreversible' actions against terrorists

An influential US Congressman has warned that Pakistan will continue to slide into global isolation if it does not take actions against terrorist groups operati...


American Journalist Cody Weddle Taken Into Custody By Venezuelan Forces

At 6:40 a.m. Wednesday, four heavily armed agents from Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's military counterintelligence service arrived at US journalist C...


Michael Bloomberg won't challenge Donald Trump in 2020 US elections

Beyond Carbon is the name for the campaign Michael Bloomberg has announced that he will be working on in lieu of a presidential run. The former three-term m...


Pelosi Now BACKS Omar, Says Comments Were Not 'Intentionally Anti-Semitic'

Pramila Jayapal, D-Washington, said Wednesday morning. "My comments were about the process we are using when concerns arise", Hayes said in a statement. The...


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cancels visit to Regina

If convicted criminally, the Montreal-based company would be banned from receiving any federal government business for a decade. The company is a major employer...


South Carolina's $1.5B lottery victor finally steps forward

In South Carolina , state lawmakers have appropriated more than US$5.4 billion in lottery proceeds for education since its inception there in 2002. The lotte...


GOP Defections Threaten Trump's National Emergency Declaration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced that he expects a resolution blocking President Trump's emergency declaration on the U.S./Mexico borde...


Dozens of metro churches closed Sunday morning ahead of winter storm

A winter storm warning has been issued for Long Island in advance of a coastal storm that's expected to dump up to six inches of snow across the region tonig...