People

Lawyers: Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen deserves no prison

Lawyers: Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen deserves no prison

In his guilty plea, Cohen confessed that he lied to Congress past year about a Moscow real estate deal he pursued on Trump's behalf well into the 2016 presidential campaign and at a time when investig...

by · People
Paris protests: France to consider imposing state of emergency

Paris protests: France to consider imposing state of emergency

Police said Sunday that those injured during Saturday's protest included 23 police officers. Acrid plumes of smoke and tear gas, however, were testament to the escalation in violence in Paris ,...

by · People
Saudi Crown Prince signs three MoUs during visit to Mauritania

Saudi Crown Prince signs three MoUs during visit to Mauritania

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey's insistence on finding the truth behind the recent killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was not aimed at damaging the Saudi royal family. Reje...

by · People
Assured That He Can Release Transcript, Comey Agrees To Closed-Door Testimony

Assured That He Can Release Transcript, Comey Agrees To Closed-Door Testimony

He said that he will testify "in the dark" but that Republicans had agreed he is "free to talk when done and transcript released in 24 hours". Former FBI Director James Comey on Sunday withdrew hi...

by · People
Anchorage natural disaster: Photos and videos show street damage, trembling structures

Anchorage natural disaster: Photos and videos show street damage, trembling structures

It had a depth of 26.7 miles (43 km). There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths, but there appears to be plenty of damage, including at the newsroom of local CBS affiliate KTVA. Many r...

by · People
Sheryl Sandberg asked staff to research George Soros' finances, Facebook says

Sheryl Sandberg asked staff to research George Soros' finances, Facebook says

Definers began looking into Soros after the philanthropist labeled Facebook a " menace to society" in a speech at Davos early this year , according to Schrage. A recent article published by the N...

by · People
US, China agree to trade war ceasefire, more talks

US, China agree to trade war ceasefire, more talks

Putin's warm and overly-enthusiastic greeting for Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) shocked onlookers and was roundly criticised on social media and in the global press. USA offici...

by · People
Police recommend Israel's Netanyahu be charged with bribery

Police recommend Israel's Netanyahu be charged with bribery

Police said their investigation has established an evidentiary foundation to charge Mr Netanyahu and his wife Sara with accepting bribes, fraud and breach of trust. They are also recommending char...

by · People
Kerch Strait incident in a nutshell: Putin tells Trump what happened

Kerch Strait incident in a nutshell: Putin tells Trump what happened

Gabriel's remarks came after Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko suggested that Berlin provide military assistance to Kiev. He confirmed that Russia's aggression against Ukraine was the sole re...

by · People

Police hunting couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

After seeing the footage officers managed to rescue the ring, clean it up and now want to find its owners. The couple asked local police officers for help. Eventually, they found it. "The unidenti...

by · People
Chance of rain mixing with snow later today

Chance of rain mixing with snow later today

Any sleet or freezing rain is likely to be brief enough to limit any possible ice concerns. Temps will warm nicely today with cloudy skies early becoming partly and then mostly sunny with highs he...

by · People
Trump says hopes to meet North Korea's Kim soon

Trump says hopes to meet North Korea's Kim soon

Discussions to determine the location of the second rendezvous are ongoing. "Peace on the Korean Peninsula will solidify and both the South and North will prosper together as our railways link as on...

by · People
Former US president George Bush dies at 94

Former US president George Bush dies at 94

His son, George W Bush , became the 43rd president of the United States. "But, it also celebrates a life well lived". I am grateful for his contributions to society and will keep his loved ones in ...

by · People
Officer accused of killing man in wrong apartment indicted for murder

Officer accused of killing man in wrong apartment indicted for murder

Critics, including Jean's family, also wondered why it took three days for Guyger to be charged, why she was not taken into custody immediately after the shooting and whether race played a factor in...

by · People
'CIA report says Saudi crown prince messaged adviser on Jamal Khashoggi'

'CIA report says Saudi crown prince messaged adviser on Jamal Khashoggi'

Saudi senior royals have not demonstrated an ability to reduce the influence of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ( MBS); King Salman has continued backing his son. The timing of the WSJ article...

by · People
President Trump signs USMCA

President Trump signs USMCA

Freeland said. The pact overhauls the former North American Free Trade Agreement, which has for the last 25 years ensured the free movement of capital and goods across North American borders. "With ...

by · People
Rep.-elect Underwood voices support for Nancy Pelosi

Rep.-elect Underwood voices support for Nancy Pelosi

When asked whether she could get the votes on the floor to be the first lawmaker since the legendary Democrat Sam Rayburn in the 1950s to make a return engagement as speaker, Pelosi sounded confident....

by · People
MBS mingles with G20 leaders as Trump fuels summit tensions

MBS mingles with G20 leaders as Trump fuels summit tensions

The two leaders were seated in chairs next to each other and there were no formal delegations arranged on either side. The Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV stated that the two leaders "had a friendly meeting...

by · People
Comey asks judge to overrule congressional subpoena for closed-door grilling

Comey asks judge to overrule congressional subpoena for closed-door grilling

Former FBI Director James Comey talks backstage before a panel discussion about his book "A Higher Loyalty" on June 19 in Berlin, Germany. In court papers filed late Thursday afternoon in Washin...

by · People

White officer charged with murder in death of black neighbor

A grand jury in Texas has indicted a white former Dallas police officer for murder over the killing of her unarmed black neighbour after she allegedly mistakenly entered his apartment and shot him. Wh...

by · People
Senators send rebuke to Saudis, Trump over Khashoggi killing

Senators send rebuke to Saudis, Trump over Khashoggi killing

Echoing Trump's public comments on the killing, Pompeo said after Wednesday's briefing with senators that there was "no direct reporting" connecting the crown prince to the murder, and Mattis said the...

by · People
Border agents in Arizona arrest MS-13 member for entering USA illegally

Border agents in Arizona arrest MS-13 member for entering USA illegally

A U.S. Border Patrol agent stands on the U.S. side of the border, seen through the border structure from the Mexican side where the border meets the Pacific Ocean, Friday, Nov. Eight thousand refugees...

by · People
W. Bush, the 41st United States president, dies

W. Bush, the 41st United States president, dies

Former First Lady Barbara Bush died in April, at which time the former president had to bury the love of his life. The Republican was defeated in his bid for a second term by Democrat Bill Clinton...

by · People
Huge 7.0 natural disaster in Alaska Destroys Roads, Triggers Tsunami Warning

Huge 7.0 natural disaster in Alaska Destroys Roads, Triggers Tsunami Warning

Damage is still being assessed, but local police have said it caused "major infrastructure damage across Anchorage ". The Anchorage School District did not report damage to its buildings but said...

by · People
War no option for India and Pakistan, says Imran Khan

War no option for India and Pakistan, says Imran Khan

Pakistan's newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he can't be blamed for issues retraining India and Pakistan relations to proceed towards good which have been inherited by his govern...

by · People
Emmanuel Macron Complains to Saudi Crown Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'

Emmanuel Macron Complains to Saudi Crown Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'

The French presidency said that Macron conveyed " very firm " messages on the killing of Khashoggi and the Saudi-led offensive in Yemen, where millions are on the brink of starvation in what the U...

by · People
US Migrant Caravan: Tijuana officials brace more incoming migrants

US Migrant Caravan: Tijuana officials brace more incoming migrants

United States agents have been "metering" applications for political asylum to as little as 40 day. They've accused USA authorities of creating a crisis by limiting processing at ports of entry. Overc...

by · People
Ukraine Attempts Anti-Putin Protest at G20

Ukraine Attempts Anti-Putin Protest at G20

In Sunday's confrontation, Russian ships fired on and seized three Ukrainian vessels and their crews trying to pass into the Sea of Azov through the Kerch Strait between Russia's mainland and Cr...

by · People
Syria shoots down 'hostile target' near Damascus: State media

Syria shoots down 'hostile target' near Damascus: State media

Hezbollah, which has been working closely with Iran to purge foreign-backed terrorists from Syrian cities, has reportedly established a communications and logistics hub for operations in southern Syri...

by · People
G20 Summit: Everything You Need To Know

G20 Summit: Everything You Need To Know

Kremlin later announced that the White House had confirmed the meeting. But the Chinese say Trump's unilateral tariffs are bullying. Russian news agencies quoted Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov as say...

by · People