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Kuwait joins UAE, Bahrain to reopen embassy in Damascus

Kuwait joins UAE, Bahrain to reopen embassy in Damascus

There is a widespread belief, says Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash, that in the near future the "Arab presence" is needed in the Syrian dossier. Bahrain resumed operations at its embassy in Syri...

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ICE Dumps Off Ilegal Immigrants On The Streets Of Texas

ICE Dumps Off Ilegal Immigrants On The Streets Of Texas

Whether it be at the ports of entry in the urban areas like El Paso, or at the facilities in rural areas like Antelope Wells and Lordsburg, New Mexico, agency leaders have failed to listen to their ag...

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Tsunami feared after 6.9-magnitude quake strikes off southern Philippines: USGS

Tsunami feared after 6.9-magnitude quake strikes off southern Philippines: USGS

The quake was detected at a depth of 30 miles and a magnitude of 7.1 about 100 miles off Davao Oriental province, the Philippine Institute of Vulcanology and Seismology said. July 2006: A tsunami kil...

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Canadian's appeal in drug case to be heard in Chinese court

Canadian's appeal in drug case to be heard in Chinese court

Canada's foreign affairs office has said that it has been monitoring Schellenberg's case for "quite a while". The two were detained after Canadian police arrested Huawei Technologies' chief fi...

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Trump Threatens to Shut Down Southern Border Over Wall Funding

Trump Threatens to Shut Down Southern Border Over Wall Funding

Sons of Anarchy star, Danny Trejo , finds President Trump's border wall plan to be a waste of money. "Pelosi, who has put blame squarely on President Donald Trump for the current government s...

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Illegal Immigrant Accused of Killing California Police Officer Taken into Custody

Illegal Immigrant Accused of Killing California Police Officer Taken into Custody

He was fatally shot minutes later. But two other people will face charges for allegedly trying to help Arriaga evade police. "He came to this country with one objective and that was to serve this co...

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Egypt's ex-presidents Mubarak and Morsi face off in court

Egypt's ex-presidents Mubarak and Morsi face off in court

It was the first time Mubarak and Morsi faced one another since the former stepped down in 2011 - after three decades in power - following 18 days of countrywide demonstrations. Sissi has since overse...

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Pentagon's order for military to leave Syria has been signed

Pentagon's order for military to leave Syria has been signed

Mr Shanahan has never served in the military. US officials said the fallout angered Trump and fueled his decision to accelerate the Mattis departure. The president downplayed the news via Twitter Sa...

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Bomb strikes tourist bus near Egypt's Giza pyramids, kills 2

Bomb strikes tourist bus near Egypt's Giza pyramids, kills 2

Islamist extremists including some linked to Islamic State are active in Egypt and have targeted foreign visitors in the past. A statement from the ministry said the bus driver and the tour guid...

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Was Michael Cohen in Prague in 2016, after all?

What McClatchy reported: McClatchy reported that a cellphone tower ping from Cohen's phone indicated that he made or received a phone call while near Prague , and that Russian communications ab...

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Trump Bizarrely Threatens To Turn Shutdown Fight Into Mexican Trade War

Trump Bizarrely Threatens To Turn Shutdown Fight Into Mexican Trade War

In a series of tweets , President Trump announced that his administration could be forced to seal America's U.S. -Mexico border if "obstructionist Democrats do not give us the money to finish t...

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Congo orders European Union envoy to leave over sanctions

Congo orders European Union envoy to leave over sanctions

Kabila, however, asserted that people could be infected as they use Congo's voting machines, which require tapping on a touchscreen to select candidates. School, church and other activities have conti...

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Miners trapped Meghalaya: CIL mobilises experts and equipment’s to launch rescue operation

Miners trapped Meghalaya: CIL mobilises experts and equipment’s to launch rescue operation

NDRF divers who went down to the flooded mine reported foul smell on Thursday, raising concerns it could be from decomposed bodies. A team from Coal India is set to join the search operations wit...

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DHS Wants Probe of 'Uptick' in Sick Children Crossing Border

DHS Wants Probe of 'Uptick' in Sick Children Crossing Border

Another Guatemalan child, seven-year-old Jakelin Caal , died in USA custody on December 8. Felipe Gomez Alonzo died while in the custody of United States immigration officials at an ICE (En...

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Satellite images show collapse of Indonesian island volcano

Satellite images show collapse of Indonesian island volcano

The Indonesian government has warned of further tsunami, cautioning nearby communities to stay at least 1 kilometer away from the coastline. The country's National Disaster Management Agency recen...

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S.Korea: Ready to continue talks on radar incident

S.Korea: Ready to continue talks on radar incident

It transports the South Korean participants to Panmun Station in the North Korea's border town of Kaesong, where the groundbreaking ceremony is slated to start at 10 a.m. Earlier in the day, a special...

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Blue sky at night lights up social media in NY

Blue sky at night lights up social media in NY

NYPD is investigating a possible transformer explosion at the ConEd plant in Astoria. The incident sparked a power outage at LaGuardia Airport, forcing the FAA to issue a ground stop. Nunez said the...

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Michelle Obama bests Hillary Clinton as most admired woman by Americans

Michelle Obama bests Hillary Clinton as most admired woman by Americans

Former first lady Michelle Obama visits The Lower Eastside Girls Club to discuss her new book " Becoming " on December 1, 2018 in New York City. Meanwhile, the current first lady's approval ratings...

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Second fatality confirmed in Sioux Falls plane crash incident

Second fatality confirmed in Sioux Falls plane crash incident

Those who live in the area said the crash shook their entire home. The Meyers were known for their philanthropy, the Argus Leader reported . The Baron, which is registered to retired plastic surgeo...

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In Iraq, Trump meets soldier who rejoined Army for him

In Iraq, Trump meets soldier who rejoined Army for him

President Donald Trump's surprise trip to Iraq may have quieted criticism at home that he had yet to visit troops in a combat zone, but it has infuriated Iraqi politicians who on Thursday demanded t...

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Transformer explodes at Con Edison power plant in New York

Even LaGuardia Airport grounded flights temporarily. The airport was fully functional by 11 p.m. with residual delays. Travellers were still asked to check with their carriers for updated flight in...

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Saudi king appoints new foreign minister in major cabinet reshuffle

Saudi king appoints new foreign minister in major cabinet reshuffle

The order also calls for Prince Abdullah bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz to replace Prince Miteb bin Abdullah as chief of the National Guard, and named General Kalid bin Qirar Al Harbi as general security ch...

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Trump to replace defence head Mattis with deputy Shanahan on Jan 1

Trump to replace defence head Mattis with deputy Shanahan on Jan 1

The fate of Mattis had been under intense scrutiny since Trump announced on Wednesday that he was withdrawing United States troops from Syria, despite opposition from U.S. "I think the president has t...

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Government shutdown continues as thousands are forced to work without pay

Government shutdown continues as thousands are forced to work without pay

Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett gestures as he speaks during a news briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 10, 2018. The Senate and House are scheduled to come into session...

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Protests, strike pose mounting challenge for Sudan president

Protests, strike pose mounting challenge for Sudan president

The protests were triggered after bread prices increased from one Sudanese pound ($0.02) to three Sudanese pounds ($0.063). They demanded the government's ouster, the witness said on condition of an...

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Girl finds Santa gifts despite Trump’s ‘marginal’ comment

Girl finds Santa gifts despite Trump’s ‘marginal’ comment

Nick. Collman, though, handled her end of the conversation like a pro. "I think it's insane it became a big deal". But when the phone was answered, it was a scientist who asked if she wanted to ...

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Thailand legalizes medicinal marijuana in New Year's 'gift'

Thailand legalizes medicinal marijuana in New Year's 'gift'

Marijuana was actually widely used in Thailand up to the 1930s as a traditional treatment of pain and fatigue. " This is a New Year's gift from the National Legislative Assembly to the government...

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Two Missing Children’s Bodies Found on Property of Georgia Mall Santa

Two Missing Children’s Bodies Found on Property of Georgia Mall Santa

Neither child had an official missing persons report filed. Sheriff's deputies made the gruesome discoveries after receiving a call for a welfare check on Mary, who hadn't been seen for weeks and wa...

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Trumps greet United States troops in Iraq

The Afghanistan withdrawal order came alongside Trump's abrupt announcement last week that he would pull all 2000 USA troops from Syria , a decision made against the counsel of his top advisers and...

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Martial laws comes to an end in Ukraine after 30 days

Martial laws comes to an end in Ukraine after 30 days

Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev said in an interview published in Rossiiskaya Gazeta on December 26 without providing any supporting evidence that "leaders of ultrarightist groups...

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