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United States slams Kenya's opposition leader swearing

The gathering brought thousands of people to Uhuru Park, where they watched Raila Odinga , Kenya's opposition leader, swear an "oath of office" as "the people'...


India looks forward to work with Nepal's democratically: Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj will call on President Bidhya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba tomorrow. During the meetings, Ms Swaraj assured the country's top le...


Man who drove van into London mosque worshippers jailed for 43 years

Mohammed Mahmoud, of the Muslim Welfare House, protected Darren Osborne when he was wrestled to the ground in the aftermath of his murderous van rampage on Ju...


Pence picks fight with Manchin in West Virginia, Manchin hits back

Pence said these changes won't happen overnight but encourages West Virginians to not lose hope. Manchin faces re-election this year. "Last week, I worked i...


Jack Harrison joins Manchester City, loaned to Middlesbrough

While Newcastle and Stoke are locked in a Premiership relegation battle, Middlesbrough are trying to push themselves into the promotion playoff position in th...


Michelle Obama Relives Awkward Inauguration Day Gift Exchange

In a preview of tomorrow's episode, the lawyer and author opened up to DeGeneres about the contents of the mystery Tiffany & Co. box that Melania Trump gifted...


Probe into death of youth in MRI machine

An MRI is a type of scan that uses strong magnetic fields and radio waves to produce detailed images of inside the body. The police registered a case under Se...


Border patrol agents find 76 people packed into truck

Andrea Guerrero, executive director of Alliance San Diego, said such releases "vilify" all DACA recipients, known as Dreamers. In July, 10 undocumented imm...


Britain will be worse off in every scenario, leaked Brexit report reveals

Ministers have reportedly only been shown the document under supervision and have not been allowed to remove the documents from the room after viewing. A gove...


Watchdog Report Shows Gaps In Information About Afghanistan War

The US government has sometimes referred to such numbers in the 16-year-old war to show how the Afghan security forces are faring against a resurgent Taliban ....


Former 'Glee' actor Mark Salling dead at 35

He is survived by his mother and father, and his brother. He was expected to get a sentence of between four and seven years in prison. Salling, who starred on...


Bruce McArthur charged with three additional counts of first-degree murder, police say

Police in the Canadian city have said he has now also been charged with a further three first-degree murders - those of Majeed Kayhan, 58, and Soroush Marmudi, ...


Kendrick Lamar Kicks Off Grammys with Politically-Charged Performance

Patti Lupone brought down the house with her Evita performance (below)! Completing the list of pop winners are Ed Sheeran with Best Pop Solo Performan...


Israel accuses Poland of 'denial' over Holocaust law

Even though several death camps, including the notorious Auschwitz-Birkenau, were built on Polish soil, Poles say they should be referred to as Nazi exterminati...


India, Cambodia to boost maritime, defence cooperation

According to the joint statement, both sides expressed a keen interest in enhancing cooperation in maritime domain, including sustainable marine development and...


Donald Trump warns Turkey over Syria incursion: White House

Erdogan's office said the Turkish leader urged Trump in the phone call to halt the USA supply of weapons to the Syrian Kurdish militia. Throughout its military ...


Kerry/Obama Shadow Government Betrays Duly-Elected Trump Administration To Palestinians

Furthermore, according to the report, Kerry, who worked under former President Barack Obama, asked Abbas, through Agha, not to attack the United States or the T...


After the storm: Who got the most snow?

With the upgraded status, that means Lincoln could see more snow than earlier anticipated. The storm is expected to dump 6 to 8 inches of snow in the Iron Mou...


Congress agrees to reopen government with push from unusual bipartisan caucus

Numerous shutdown's full effects were less visible during the weekend, when much of the federal workforce would typically be off anyway. A requirement that al...


Venezuelan Foreign Minister Condemns Unilateral Sanctions by EU

The European Union on Monday announced new sanctions on seven senior Venezuelan officials, saying this was an expression of the bloc's concern with the politi...


How Close Are Senators to Ending the Government Shutdown?

In some past shutdowns both parties have agreed to provide pay for the military during the shutdown. "They have supported the funding bill; they have supporte...


Mike Vrabel has 'inside track' to become next Titans HC

Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher , right, argues with a referee during the game against New England Patriots late in the fourth quarter of the AFC Di...


French president warns that United Kingdom can't keep full access to EU

Mr Macron added: "This decision has an impact for a lot of players". "As a result of the European Union referendum they will have to choose between the di...


Siblings allegedly starved, shackled and taunted with food

Supposedly, they kept the children chained to furniture, beat them up regularly and starved them. For NPR News, I'm Benjamin Purper in Riverside, Calif. James T...


Ice warning after snow travel delays

Travellers have been warned of icy conditions following days of disruption due to snow. At low levels, parts of the warning area will see 3-7 cm of snow but s...


Canadians vacationing in Jamaica's Montego Bay warned to stay within resorts

The region on Jamaica's north coast, which is visited by about 200,000 Britons a year, has experienced a surge in gang-related violence and killings. The Jama...


A Controversial Surveillance Bill Is Headed To President Trump

Leading into the vote, Wyden and Paul co-authored a letter rejecting the FISA bill as an "end-run on the Constitution". "We had a bipartisan coalition w...


Pence Heads Off On Delayed And Scaled-Back Mideast Visit

Aides say Pence, who is an evangelical Christian, intends a major focus of the trip to be the persecution of religious minorities in the Middle East. U.S. In ...


Vladimir Putin takes icy plunge to mark Orthodox Epiphany

Epiphany is an important Christian holiday, which is celebrated on January 6 by Catholics and on January 19 by Orthodox denominations. He was then seen dunkin...


U.S. government shutdown looms as Trump fails to strike a deal

The government will enter a partial shutdown at midnight unless Congress passes a funding bill . "Well, I hope the president talked some sense into Senator Sc...