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Qatar Airways agrees to financial disclosures in spat with U.S. carriers

Under the arrangement, Qatar will publicly disclose its financial transactions and participate in an external audit in an effort to promote transparency, according to the State Department. United, Delta and American Airlines have long called for the ...

Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing

Joe Manchin , saying her fellow West Virginian had disappointed Pence with his vote against tax cuts. "I am shocked that after the vice president worked for nearly a year in a divisive and partisan way to take health care away from nearly 200,000 W...

US Military Tests Missile Defense In Hawaii

A test of America's missile defence systems in Hawaii has reportedly failed to shoot down its target, against the backdrop of heightened tensions with North Korea . The missile is being developed by Raytheon under a joint US-Japan project to counter...

China outraged by claims it's been spying on AU meetings

He also noted that the United States and local troops in Africa are "fighting side by side to defeat terrorists and build secure communities". We have affiliations which will be dealt with. Below is President Trump's Letter . AU Commission Chairper...

Russia's Spy Chief Visited Washington Amid Publication of 'Kremlin List'

A senior US intelligence official based in Moscow was also called back to Washington for the meeting with the CIA chief, said a person familiar with the events, who, like others, spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the sensitive meeting.

Hamas calls United States designation of Haniyeh as terrorist violation of int'l law

The State Department announced that Ismail Haniyeh , the chairman of Hamas's political bureau, had been put on the US blacklist, citing the official's close ties with Hamas's military wing and his reported involvement in terrorist attacks agains...

Second-hand store find unveils top-secret Australian documents

The Cabinet Files, as the documents have been aptly named, were found in the two filing cabinets sold at an ex-government sale in Canberra - and were bought for "small change" because the keys to unlock them could not be found. The ABC did not iden...

Menendez bribery case dropped by Justice Department

Bob Menendez on corruption charges just one week after a federal judge threw out a number of the charges that remained pending after his November mistrial . Menedez and his co-defendant, Dr. Salomon Melgen, were acquitted in mid-January on seven o...

Donald Trump Upset After Senate Fails to Advance 20-Week Abortion Ban

The bill passed the House in October . The U.S. Senate plans to vote on a bill this week that would make abortions performed after 20 weeks a criminal act. Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, joined most of the Democrats in ...

Middlesbrough sign Under-21 worldwide Jack Harrison on loan

Harrison scored 14 goals in two seasons and helped NYCFC make the MLS playoffs in both seasons, its second and third in the league. More than six years after leaving home at the age of 14 to attend USA boarding school, Jack Harrison is returning ...

Michelle Obama Finally Revealed What Melania Trump's Mysterious Inauguration Gift Was

It was the flawless storm-and one that left Michelle Obama flummoxed, faced with the possibility she might have to carry around a bright blue box the whole day. The talk show host teased Obama's guest appearance (which airs Thursday) on Instagram y...

Brexit would damage United Kingdom growth, says leaked cabinet report

Every sector of the economy would be negatively affected in all three scenarios, with chemicals, clothing, manufacturing, food and drink, and cars and retail the hardest hit. "An early draft of this next stage of analysis has looked at different off-...

Toll rises to 42 in Murshidabad bus accident

Locals said that the confrontation has severely affected the rescue work which nearly came to halt several times. Adhikari said the chief minister will stay back in Baharampur to oversee the search and rescue operation. Ibrahim Mondal, a resident o...

Melania Trump Is Reportedly 'Furious' Over Payout to Stormy Daniels

During that period, Trump lived in New York City while her newly elected spouse was living in the White House. The alleged sexual encounter, first reported in The Wall Street Journal , alleged that Michael Cohen, the president's longtime attorney,...

Dozens dead in Yemen clashes

Sources earlier told RIA Novosti that the secessionists for secession of southern Yemen on Sunday in the port of Aden seized a number of government agencies, including the headquarters of the government. Hundreds of soldiers and senior officers all...

Murder trial begins for woman accused of killing twin sister on Maui

In this May 29, 2016 Rescue workers lift Alexandria Duval , who is also known as Alison Dadow , from the bottom of a cliff on Maui's Hana Highway in Hana, Hawaii. The sisters then changed their names and moved to Utah, where they opened a yoga st...

NAFTA ministers set to announce talks will continue amid optimism

Talks aimed at revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement have advanced slowly, a USA trade official said Monday, while holding out hope for breakthroughs in the next round of talks. "[The organizations] reaffirm our strong support for NAFTA ...

US To Impose Sanctions On Russia "In Near Future": Treasury Secretary

Yet Putin indicated that Russian Federation would not respond - for now. "But we will carefully watch how the situation develops". "We expected this list and I won't hide that we were ready to take tit-for-tat steps, rather serious ones, which coul...

Jalek Felton suspended, won't play Tuesday vs. Clemson

North Carolina has suspended former Gray Collegiate standout Jalek Felton, the school announced Tuesday. Felton, a freshman guard from West Columbia, S.C., is averaging 2.9 points and 1.6 assists off the bench for the Tar Heels this season.

76 undocumented immigrants, including 13 children, found in tractor-trailer in Texas

Upon further inspection, Border Patrol agents discovered 76 illegal aliens inside the trailer. Immigration advocates took issue Tuesday with what they contend was an inflammatory and politically motivated statement released by the San Diego-area ...

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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 ...