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White House ordered shocking request for potential attack on Iran

White House ordered shocking request for potential attack on Iran

The US blamed Tehran despite the Iranian administration denying the attack, which saw three mortar shells land in Baghdad's diplomatic quarter and close to the US Embassy last September. Garrett M...

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EU Willing to Extend Brexit Transition Period - Letter to May

EU Willing to Extend Brexit Transition Period - Letter to May

DUP Westminster leader Nigel Dodds says the likelihood of a no-deal Brexit has increased after the government lost a vote on its deal. Speaking after the vote, Mr Stevenson told the News & Star: "...

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Kenyatta announces end to militant attack after all 'terrorists' killed

Kenyatta announces end to militant attack after all 'terrorists' killed

Police said they blew up a vehicle that had explosives inside. The Red Cross said four hospitals had received casualties. Simon Crump, who works in the complex, said terrified workers barricaded t...

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Mass overdose in Calf. house leaves 1 dead, 4 in critical condition

Mass overdose in Calf. house leaves 1 dead, 4 in critical condition

Officers who responded to the scene administered six doses of the opioid antidote naloxone in the hopes of reviving the victims. According to ABC 7 news channel updated Sunday morning, the mass ov...

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Saudi teen speaks publicly in Toronto after granted asylum in Canada

Saudi teen speaks publicly in Toronto after granted asylum in Canada

It comes at the end of a high-profile ordeal, which began when she fled her family during a visit to Kuwait earlier this month. On Tuesday, she shared a picture on Snapchat of her breakfast of Canad...

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Barr said Trump asked him about Mueller's integrity

Barr said Trump asked him about Mueller's integrity

Dick Durbin about the hypothetical he is asked to do something inconsistent with his oath, Barr replied, "I will not be bullied into doing anything that is wrong by anybody, whether it be editorial bo...

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Zimbabwe petrol protests turn deadly, 200 people arrested

Zimbabwe petrol protests turn deadly, 200 people arrested

President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced the shock price hikes for petrol and diesel on Saturday in a bid to improve supplies as the country battles its worst gasoline shortages in a decade. But the eco...

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Donald Trump's Elizabeth Warren Video Comment Angers Twitter Users

Donald Trump's Elizabeth Warren Video Comment Angers Twitter Users

He has nicknamed the MA senator "Pocahontas" - who was the daughter of a 17th century indigenous chief - and used the name to mock her even in front of Native American veterans . "President Trump sho...

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Trump denies working for Russia, calls past FBI leaders ‘known scoundrels’

Trump denies working for Russia, calls past FBI leaders ‘known scoundrels’

President Donald Trump on Monday denied that he worked for Russian Federation, blasting the FBI officials who launched a counterintelligence investigation into whether he was working at the behest o...

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Democrats move to censure Steve King over white nationalist outrage

Democrats move to censure Steve King over white nationalist outrage

Rush, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, included a lengthy list of King's actions in his proposed text and asserted that the congressman "dishonors not only immigrants but every American wit...

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New Jersey UPS shooting: Gunman has two female hostages

New Jersey UPS shooting: Gunman has two female hostages

SWAT responded to reports of an active shooter situation at the warehouse, where they discovered two women were being held hostage. Both of the women worked for UPS, Fiore said. UPS told Newsweek...

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Saudi teen Alqunun leaves Thailand for Canada to seek asylum

Saudi teen Alqunun leaves Thailand for Canada to seek asylum

Alqunun was stopped last Saturday at a Bangkok airport by immigration police who denied her entry and seized her passport. Thai officials agreed to admit her temporarily under the protection of ...

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US Pentagon developed plans to strike Iran, Wall Street Journal reports

US Pentagon developed plans to strike Iran, Wall Street Journal reports

Two days later, unidentified fighters fired three rockets that hit close to the USA consulate in the southern city of Basra but caused no serious damage. Relations between Tehran and Washington are ...

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Chinese court sentences Canadian to death; Trudeau blasts move

Chinese court sentences Canadian to death; Trudeau blasts move

A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian national Robert Lloyd Schellenberg to death for his alleged involvement in smuggling drugs amid increasing tensions between Canada and China over t...

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Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez

Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez

Some have tried to convince her that as a rising star, Ocasio-Cortez could greatly help the Democratic Party . "And the Democratic Party is not going to succeed that way". Kurt Schrader (D., Ore.) sa...

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Rookie police officer in Northern California shot and killed

Rookie police officer in Northern California shot and killed

At one point during the manhunt, a witness alerted police to a backpack the gunman had dropped near the shooting scene, which enabled authorities to learn the suspect's name and where he lived. "This ...

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Charges expected Monday in Jayme Closs case

Charges expected Monday in Jayme Closs case

Although Jayme had disappeared, investigators said they initially "keyed in" on the parents because the daughter was an innocent child who they didn't believe could be targeted. "She looked thin", Nut...

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Israel ends military operation at Lebanese border

Israel ends military operation at Lebanese border

Netanyahu on Sunday said Israel has been behind hundreds of strikes against Iranian and Hezbollah targets in Syria in remarks confirmed by Israeli Defense Forces outgoing Chief-of-Staff Gadi Eizen...

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Cargo Plane Crashes at Iran’s Karaj Airport

Cargo Plane Crashes at Iran’s Karaj Airport

Shirzad Bozorgmehr reported from Tehran . It is not clear who owned the plane. The Iranian air force is investigating the incident. However, it was forced to declare an emergency landing and in...

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President Trump Fires Back At ‘Insulting’ Questions Raised By NYT Article

President Trump Fires Back At ‘Insulting’ Questions Raised By NYT Article

If one takes for good coin the main contention of the reports by the two newspapers, their acquiescence in a potential Trump declaration of emergency rule is inexplicable. The interview went on for mo...

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California Rookie Police Officer Fatally Shot 2 Weeks After Being Sworn In

California Rookie Police Officer Fatally Shot 2 Weeks After Being Sworn In

Authorities identified the 48-year-old Limbaugh as the man who shot and killed Davis, Calif., rookie police officer Natalie Corona , 22, on Thursday , Jan. He responded, "Well Natalie, you can do th...

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Snow winds down early Sunday

Snow winds down early Sunday

Additional snow accumulation will average one to two inches with isolated higher amounts. This might not come as welcome news if you are among those visiting from Los Angeles: The forecast calls for...

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Trump threatens to devastate Turkey's economy if it attacks Kurds

Trump threatens to devastate Turkey's economy if it attacks Kurds

Seeking to quell concern about the USA troop withdrawal from Syria, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday described the American exit as a "tactical change" in military strategy that wouldn't det...

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Trump ally urges president to reopen U.S. government

Trump ally urges president to reopen U.S. government

Trump said on Fox News on Saturday night that he has an "absolute right to call a national emergency " over border security. Democrats oppose an emergency declaration but may be powerless to blo...

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GOP Shrugs Off Report That Trump Concealed Details Of Putin Meetings

GOP Shrugs Off Report That Trump Concealed Details Of Putin Meetings

The FBI had also began looking into whether Mr. Trump had obstructed justice when he fired Comey, an aspect of the investigation that was already widely known. The Post reported that, while the Ameri...

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Abducted Wisconsin Teen Jayme Closs Was Found By Retired Social Worker

Abducted Wisconsin Teen Jayme Closs Was Found By Retired Social Worker

The 13-year-old was missing when police arrived, leading to an intense manhunt that ended when she was found alive Thursday about 70 miles from her home . Authorities did not offer any details about ...

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Pompeo confident of good outcome for Turkey and Kurds

Pompeo confident of good outcome for Turkey and Kurds

USA forces have "begun the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria ", Col. Sean Ryan, the spokesman for the US -led coalition against the Islamic State said. "We are confident we can ac...

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Brexit: PM warns of 'catastrophic breach of trust'

Brexit: PM warns of 'catastrophic breach of trust'

Writing in the Sunday Express , Mrs May said the Commons vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal would be the "biggest and most important decision that any MP of our generation will be asked to make". ...

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Trump denies knowledge of Manafort sharing polling information

Trump denies knowledge of Manafort sharing polling information

I didn't know anything about that", Trump replied. Asked if he wanted the special counsel's final report to be made public, Trump told reporters: "There's been no collusion whatsoever - we'll have t...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Hires Marijuana Policy Expert as an Advisor

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Hires Marijuana Policy Expert as an Advisor

Meanwhile, Politico ran an article today claiming "Exasperated Democrats try to rein in Ocasio-Cortez", for which AOC had yet another ideal response, not just shutting down the sentiment but also so...

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