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U.S. senator pregnant, set to be first to give birth in office

U.S. senator pregnant, set to be first to give birth in office

If everything goes according to plan, Duckworth will become the first sitting USA senator to give birth to another human while in office. She will be the first USA senator to give birth while servi...

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Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

Although she hasn't seen the memo, Mrs. Sanders said the president doesn't need to sign off on its release. Meanwhile, Republicans on the Intelligence Committee say they're anticipating a vote to ov...

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Boris Johnson rebuffed in cabinet for NHS claims

Boris Johnson rebuffed in cabinet for NHS claims

The foreign secretary campaigned during the Brexit referendum on the promise that leaving the European Union would lead to £350 million a week more for the NHS. Many Conservatives are anxious that t...

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Erekat says Pence is a gift to extremists

Erekat says Pence is a gift to extremists

But the move has infuriated the Palestinians, with whom Pence is not meeting, and upset America's Arab allies as well. Mike Pence has been heckled by Israeli Arab politicians as he announced the USA...

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New Navy Warship Is Trapped by Ice in Canada

New Navy Warship Is Trapped by Ice in Canada

In the meantime, the ship has been equipped with temporary heaters and 16 de-icers created to reduce ice accumulation on the hull, the Toronto Star reports . Lawrence Seaway is usually navigable, C...

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Florida voters to decide if felons should have voting rights

Florida voters to decide if felons should have voting rights

The amendment would need approval from at least 60 percent of voters in order to pass. "Voters took matters in their own hands to ensure that their fellow Floridians, family members, and friends who...

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School bus full of students slides on street, crashes into auto

School bus full of students slides on street, crashes into auto

Officials said the bus driver was picking up students when a flash freeze created slippery conditions. The bus driver and an elementary school boy suffered minor non-life-threatening injuries. "I hear...

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Police investigating new claim against Worboys

Police investigating new claim against Worboys

The historical assault claim was reported to the police this month and the Metropolitan Police are now looking into the accusation. News that the Parole Board had made a decision to free Worboys a...

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Kunduli gang rape victim ends life, Union Tribal Minister demands CBI probe

Kunduli gang rape victim ends life, Union Tribal Minister demands CBI probe

Rage over alleged police inaction towards Koraput rape victim, who committed suicide on Monday, spilled to streets as violent clash between supporters and police near here left over a dozen persons in...

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Bombing outside Save the Children office in Afghanistan

Bombing outside Save the Children office in Afghanistan

Local news reports said suicide bombers and gunmen had attacked the office in the PD3 neighbourhood of the Afghan city. Gunmen at around 9:10 am stormed the office of the UK-based Save the Children ...

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Death toll of Libya vehicle bomb attacks rises to 22

Death toll of Libya vehicle bomb attacks rises to 22

The first explosion struck Benghazi's central Al Salmani district as worshippers were leaving a mosque after evening prayers. The second explosion occurred soon after across the street. Military str...

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Meehan denies harassment accusations, says he viewed former aide as 'soul mate'

Meehan denies harassment accusations, says he viewed former aide as 'soul mate'

Meehan, according to the Inquirer , said he never wanted a romantic relationship with the former staffer and that he remained loyal to his wife. House Speaker Paul Ryan reacted to the report swif...

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EU Sanctions Venezuela as Almagro Condemns Presidential Elections

EU Sanctions Venezuela as Almagro Condemns Presidential Elections

The White House said the order targeted people whose actions undermined democratic processes or institutions, had committed acts of violence or abuse of human rights, were involved in prohibiting or p...

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UAE military told not to escalate Qatar crisis

UAE military told not to escalate Qatar crisis

This action by Qatar will never affect the movement of our military aircraft'. He said when intercepting the two UAE civilian aircraft while in regular, scheduled flight, the Qatari Mirage fighters ...

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"Smackdown Live" wrestlers, more legends scheduled to appear on Raw 25th anniversary

With Balor Club, D-Generation X, and Razor Ramon in the ring, the newly crowned Intercontinental Champion The Miz made his return to the Manhattan Center and produced a promo aimed at the two stable...

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Turkey seeks no clash with US, Russia over Syria push

Turkey seeks no clash with US, Russia over Syria push

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office on Sunday launched an investigation into pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) deputies Ayhan Bilgen and Nadir Yıldırım for "incitement of hatred and ...

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Led coalition kills 150 ISIS militants in Syria

Led coalition kills 150 ISIS militants in Syria

The air strikes took place near Al Shafah on a Daesh headquarters. . The coalition's highlighting of the SDF's role comes as Kurdish fighters in northern Syria are under assault by Turkey. Turk...

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PM to carry 9 bilateral meets with visiting Asean leaders

PM to carry 9 bilateral meets with visiting Asean leaders

Gongsakdi said. On Monday, an ASEAN-India Business and Investment Meet and Expo brought Trade and Economy Ministers along with business delegations from ASEAN including Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, ...

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Jailed Lalu Prasad now convicted in third fodder scam case

Jailed Lalu Prasad now convicted in third fodder scam case

He alleged that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had played a role in framing Lalu Prasad in fodder scam case. Another former Bihar chief minister, Jagannath Mishra , was also found guilty. Apar...

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Anti-Padmaavat mobs torch 50 automobiles in Ahd

Anti-Padmaavat mobs torch 50 automobiles in Ahd

The police had to resort to firing in open to control the mobs in two locations. More than 150 four-wheelers and two-wheelers were damaged as mobs went on a rampage after 8 pm, targetting three mall...

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Trump signs deal ending government shutdown

Trump signs deal ending government shutdown

Senate rules impose a threshold of 60 votes to break a filibuster, and Senate Republicans now hold a slim majority of 51 votes, meaning even if they can unite their members, they need nine more v...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation agent sent 'jaw-dropping' text about no Russian Federation collusion - senator

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent sent 'jaw-dropping' text about no Russian Federation collusion - senator

Plan A is the Trump/Russia witch-hunt headed by Mueller. If he was 100% sure he could help impeach Trump, he'd be in but since he's not sure he may just wait for his next promotion. "I'm not saying th...

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US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

He said they had not caved but received a commitment to vote on some sort of immigration fix for a young group of illegal immigrants brought into the country as children by February 8, when th...

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The NAFTA talks just got even harder

The NAFTA talks just got even harder

Still, the fate of the agreement remains unclear, as the Trump administration has routinely threatened to end the trade pact. Under that proposal, NAFTA would terminate every five years unless all t...

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North Korea Plans Pre-Olympics Performance in Gangneung

North Korea Plans Pre-Olympics Performance in Gangneung

It's expected to be extremely cold on the days of the ceremonies, so the committee also explained its plans to deal with that. Bach said the IOC extended an invitation to North Korea, a regime that ...

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CIA Chief: N. Korea Seeks Ability to Simultaneously Fire Multiple Nuclear Missiles

CIA Chief: N. Korea Seeks Ability to Simultaneously Fire Multiple Nuclear Missiles

While Pompeo spoke at length about the threats posed by North Korea , Iran and Russian Federation, he also discussed the threat of being outmaneuvered by cybercriminals who don't have to navigate thr...

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Egyptian army arrests former chief of staff over presidential bid

Egyptian army arrests former chief of staff over presidential bid

Meanwhile, an army spokesman said Anan's announcement was meant to drive a wedge between the armed forces and the Egyptian people. The Armed Forces said Anan's announcement "constituted clear incite...

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New York Metropolis sues Large Pharma over the opioid epidemic

New York Metropolis sues Large Pharma over the opioid epidemic

The defendants include Allergan, Johnson & Johnson, Purdue Pharma and Teva, and distributors such as AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson. More New Yorkers died from opioid-related overdo...

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Kremlin gives no comment on operation in Syria's Afrin

Kremlin gives no comment on operation in Syria's Afrin

Hundreds of civilians are reported to have been displaced by fierce clashes between Turkish-led forces and Kurdish fighters on Syria's northern border. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is ...

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Dusky Gopher Frog Habitat Case Goes Before Supreme Court

Dusky Gopher Frog Habitat Case Goes Before Supreme Court

The designated tract cuts right through property owned by timber company Weyerhaeuser , which had meant to use the land for residential and commercial development projects. Fish and Wildlife. But...

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