• Trump Mulling Former US Attorney General Barr to Replace Jeff Sessions
Trump Mulling Former US Attorney General Barr to Replace Jeff Sessions

The appointment of a new attorney general would come at a precarious time as special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation, which the department oversees, is showing signs of entering its final stages. Circuit Court of Appeals before working for roughly a decade as a lawyer in private practice. For a year, Mr Barr was a memb...

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  • Trump Lashes Out Against Russia Probe Ahead of New Details
Trump Lashes Out Against Russia Probe Ahead of New Details

Mueller's office is expected to submit a document Friday detailing how Paul Manafort , Trump's former campaign chairman, violated his plea agreement . He called those reports "Fake News", claiming the counter-report already has 87 pages "done". Will all of the substantial & many contributions made by the 17 Angry Democrats to the Campaign of Croo...

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  • Lame Duck: Republican-led Michigan Senate OKs bill to strip Democrat's power
Lame Duck: Republican-led Michigan Senate OKs bill to strip Democrat's power

The GOP headed State Senate in MI, electing mainly along party lines passed the bill that clears the incoming secretary of state of the authority to superintend crusade funding matters and transfers it to contemporary bipartisan enterprise.

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  • CNN's NY offices evacuated due to bomb threat
CNN's NY offices evacuated due to bomb threat

The caller said five bombs had been planted in the building. All the bombs targeted people Trump sees as enemies, and CNN itself received a bomb. Several fire alarm bells rang inside CNN's NY newsroom, signaling an evacuation shortly after 10:30 p.m.

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  • NATO Vows To Stay In Afghanistan Despite 'High' Afghan Forces' Losses
NATO Vows To Stay In Afghanistan Despite 'High' Afghan Forces' Losses

Despite Pakistan's positive rhetoric in support of the US' South Asia Strategy, violent extremist organisations (VEOs) operate along its border with Afghanistan, he said. Speaking at the cabinet meeting, he said PTI's viewpoint was now being vindicated by US Special Representative Zamlay Khalilzad rest of the world.

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  • Satellite images show activity at N. Korean missile base
Satellite images show activity at N. Korean missile base

Satellite images viewed by CNN showed that the Yeongjeo-dong missile base and a nearby, previously unreported site were not only active but were being upgraded. China fought on North Korea's behalf during the Korean War, and while ties have grown frosty at times , Xi hosted Kim for three summits in China this year, both before and after Kim's me...

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  • Israel Secretly Trained in Europe to Destroy Hezbollah Tunnels
Israel Secretly Trained in Europe to Destroy Hezbollah Tunnels

The comments came as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu briefed a group of foreign diplomats on the northern border. Stepping up an worldwide pressure campaign against Hezbollah, the terror group responsible for the tunnel, Israel hosted the commander of UNIFIL on Thursday, showing him one of the tunnels along the Israel-Lebanon border and urgin...

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  • Theresa May's team are considering a People's Vote
Theresa May's team are considering a People's Vote

As well as losing the contempt vote, the Government was also forced to allow MPs to have a say in what happens next if the Brexit deal is voted down on Tuesday. "The alternative is uncertainty and risk - the risk Brexit could be stopped, the risk we could crash out with no deal". Meanwhile supporters of the beleaguered PM published a plan to re...

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  • Trump Will Pick Heather Nauert to Be UN Ambassador
Trump Will Pick Heather Nauert to Be UN Ambassador

She will face a variety of challenges if confirmed for the job, including championing US efforts to contain Iran's influence in the Middle East and ensuring the global body maintains tough sanctions on North Korea as Washington tries to negotiate an end to Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.

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  • Trump Organization responds to claims it hired illegal immigrants
Trump Organization responds to claims it hired illegal immigrants

The New York Times identified the women as Victorina Morales , who came to the U.S. illegally in 1999, and Sandra Diaz, a native of Costa Rica who was undocumented when she worked there between 2010 and 2013. 'We sweat it out to attend to his every need and have to put up with his humiliation'. "Ms. Morales has had an unusual window into one o...

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  • Father Makes Bully Daughter Walk Eight Kilometres To School
Father Makes Bully Daughter Walk Eight Kilometres To School

Mr Cox published the video later that day, and since then it has been watched over 16 million times and shared on the social media platform almost 350,000 times. A dad in OH who took a unique approach in addressing his daughter's bad behavior at school is receiving both praise and criticism. "She said, 'Daddy you're gonna have to take me to schoo...

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  • Luxembourg aims to make all public transportation free by 2020
Luxembourg aims to make all public transportation free by 2020

Prime Minister Xavier Bettel has promised to make public transit a priority and to lift fares on buses, trains, and streetcars by next summer, the Guardian reports. And secondary school students are provided with free shuttles between their places of study and their home. The move will also save on the collection and processing of fares and the p...

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  • New Zealand police search for 22-year-old British tourist
New Zealand police search for 22-year-old British tourist

She had been in nearly daily contact with her family through social media and WhatsApp messages. "Being out of contact with family for this long is especially out of character for her". During that time she had been in touch with her family daily through WhatsApp. "She hasn't really replied to any messages between the family and it was her birt...

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  • Congress Nears Deal Pushing Shutdown Deadline to Just Before Christmas
Congress Nears Deal Pushing Shutdown Deadline to Just Before Christmas

Bush, who died at the age of 94, will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol and be given a state funeral. The Senate , narrowly controlled by Republicans, would also have to approve the measure this week, which would continue funding for several agencies at last year's levels.

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  • Jamal Khashoggi killing: Turkey issues arrest warrant for Saudi prince allies
Jamal Khashoggi killing: Turkey issues arrest warrant for Saudi prince allies

Bin Salman has denied any knowledge of the plot to torture, murder and dismember Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Turkey in October and the USA has waffled on whether it believes his denials. Graham said that may be true, but there is certainly a "smoking bonesaw", alluding to the murder weapon suspected to have killed Khashoggi. Sean Penn...

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  • China trade vow after Trump talks helps settle financial markets
China trade vow after Trump talks helps settle financial markets

U.S. President Donald Trump , who rattled global markets Tuesday after declaring himself "a Tariff Man ", predicted in a series of tweets Wednesday the United States and China would negotiate a new trade deal . Trump's National Economic Council advisor Larry Kudlow tried to strike an update note while acknowledging to Fox News a deal "hasn't b...

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  • Crackdown on Italian mob prompts dozens of arrests in Europe
Crackdown on Italian mob prompts dozens of arrests in Europe

The raids were the culmination of an investigation code named Pollino that was launched in 2016 against the 'Ndrangheta criminal group on allegations of cocaine trafficking, money laundering, bribery and violence, said Eurojust, the European prosecution agency that fights cross-border organized crime, which co-ordinated the operation.

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  • Bomb kills three in Iranian port city Chabahar: state media
Bomb kills three in Iranian port city Chabahar: state media

General view of damages after a suicide auto bomber outside a police station in Chabahar, Iran on Thursday. Rahmdel Bameri, Chabahar's acting governor, was among the Iranian officials who said two victims were killed by the December 6 car-bomb attack.

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  • Philippine leader jokes he used marijuana at SE Asia meeting
Philippine leader jokes he used marijuana at SE Asia meeting

While he is against synthetic substances like shabu, the President is open to the use of marijuana for medical purposes. In a statement on Monday, Ressa said that the charges were "a clear case of harassment". But Senator Aquilino Pimentel III said he did not believe that Duterte was using marijuana . He added, "That's my style, it's too lat...

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  • How To Confront Iran's New Ballistic Missile Tests
How To Confront Iran's New Ballistic Missile Tests

The senior spokesman of the Iranian Armed Forces also said on Sunday that the country would continue to test and develop its missiles in line with its deterrence policy despite adversarial positions taken on this issue by USA officials. U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of an global nuclear agreement in May and re-imposed sanctions on th...

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