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Trump changes tone, says no more talks with Taliban

SIGAR noted that this constitutes more than 60 percent of all US reconstruction funding in Afghanistan since 2002. The US government has sometimes referred to such numbers in the 16-year-old war to show how the Afghan security forces are faring aga...

Disgraced Glee star Mark Salling is dead at 35

At this time the cause of death hasn't been confirmed but it is being widely reported that Salling committed suicide . In light of the charges, public reaction has been mixed. Mark Salling's neighbors are speaking out amid news that the 35-year...

Trump blasts European Union trade relationship

And yet they send their products to us - no taxes, very little taxes. The comment follows US President Donald Trump's statement made earlier in the day during an interview with UK ITV broadcaster, saying that he had a lot of problems with the Eur...

1500 evacuated as Seine overflows banks in Paris

On Saturday afternoon, the water was still well below his waist; during the historically bad floods of 1910, when the city was submerged for two months, it reached his neck. Flooding has disrupted some metro and train services in the city, and some w...

Hillary Clinton, Cardi B, DJ Khaled Skewer Trump in Grammys Sketch

After Corden informed her that her performance was flawless, she responded gleefully, "You think so?" Corden saved a good section for. Not long after Nikki Haley sent out her tweet , critics of the administration quickly fired back [VIDEO ]...

Poland moves to ban references to Nazi-era 'Polish death camps'

I strongly oppose it. "History can not be changed, and the Holocaust must not be denied", Netanyahu said of the law aimed at making it illegal to suggest Polish responsibility for the concentration camps on its territory. These facts must be taug...

Go to jail if you say Poles had part in Holocaust

However, it marks a dramatic step by the country's current nationalist government to target anyone who tries to undermine its official stance that Poles only were heroes during the war, not Nazi collaborators who committed heinous crimes. Yad Vashem,...

Putin, Netanyahu discuss Syrian settlement - Kremlin aide

The visit will shortly follow a meeting between Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday. This is the seventh meeting between the two leaders since Russian forces have been...

Young Girl Snatched From the Street in Calumet City

The FBI has released video of the horrifying moment a child in IN was kidnapped in broad daylight. As of now, he has been charged with one count of kidnapping and his arraignment is set for February 20 before U.S. He then parked the vehicle in an...

Lighthizer Sees 'Some Progress' as Latest NAFTA Round Wraps Up

The dairy processor may be in a position to reap significant rewards from USA tax reforms, as nearly half of its business is located in the United States. A Canadian government source said Ottawa expected Bombardier to lose. "If you want to sell ca...

FBI Deputy Director McCabe reportedly steps down early

He will remain on leave with the top USA domestic law enforcement agency until his retirement date, the source said, speaking on condition of anonymity because a public announcement has not yet been made. Trump, the officials told The Post , also ...

Britain 'must accept' all European Union laws during transition, says Barnier

He said he expected to start talks in the coming "days and weeks". The warning came as European affairs ministers adopted - in a matter of minutes - new orders for the bloc's Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, laying out the terms of the tran...

Boy Handcuffed, Hospitalized; Parents Allege 'Police Abuse'

The boy's parents reacted with incredulity and despair upon seeing the images of their son being hauled away and ducked into the back of a police cruiser. In a statement, Miami-Dade Schools Police Ian Moffett said that similar incidents are rare, b...

Steve Wynn Resigns As RNC Finance Chair After Harassment Allegations

Macau legislator Jose Coutinho said Wynn's situation shouldn't create difficulty with its operating license, as the personal allegations don't hurt the enclave's image as much as more damaging industry scandals in the past that didn't spur change...

Canadian police charge alleged 'serial killer' with five counts of murder

They also said they there might be more victims. That assessment didn't last long, though. "The city of Toronto has never seen anything like this", Idsinga said. The planters were as wide as tractor tires and about a yard high, the Toronto Star r...

DOJ Seeks to BLOCK CONGRESS from Releasing FISA Bombshell — RELEASE THE MEMO

Democrats have called the memo "profoundly misleading" and have said its factual allegations are taken out of context. In what seems to have become a pattern , senators on and off the intelligence panel were cautious Wednesday when asked about the m...

Air Force locates dinghy in hunt for missing Kiribati ferry

A New Zealand Air Force Orion aircraft located the four to five-metre dinghy on Sunday, and crews have dropped aid to those on board. An unconscious baby was among the seven survivors from a sunken Kiribati ferry rescued last night. Crews have atte...

Trump ready to apologize over Britain First retweets

After making it clear that he isn't a feminist , Trump then went on to say, "But I have tremendous respect for women". "Here's what's fair", Trump told Morgan , a friend since Morgan won Celebrity Apprentice in 2008 . They had I guess a couple...

French climber saved on 'killer mountain'

A French mountain climber trapped on Pakistan's Nanga Parbat is expected to be helicoptered to hospital in Skardu this morning, thanks to the heroic efforts of an elite group of Polish climbers who put their lives in danger and their K2 expedit...

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad dies at age 91

Kamprad was born March 30, 1926 and - despite struggles with dyslexia - exhibited an entrepreneurial spirit from a young age, selling matchboxes as a small child. That sparked the company's move towards flat-pack furniture. "One of the greatest ent...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...