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Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

His comment was an edit for a draft of an op-ed which said that all legal scholars consider Roe v. Wade the " settled law of the land". The email shows Kavanaugh proposed deleting the line for ...

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Russian Federation to brief UN Security Council on Syria´s Idlib

Russian Federation to brief UN Security Council on Syria´s Idlib

A three-way summit in Tehran on Friday, including Russia , Syria and Turkey , failed to agree on a ceasefire, and the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan - with United States backing - is now...

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Donald Trump's visit to Ireland in November cancelled

US politicians, including Trump's predecessor, former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaPollster: Rasmussen Research has a pro-GOP bias Democracy is alive in Trump era Senate's antics are a...

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Lyon airport shut down after police chase on runway

Lyon airport shut down after police chase on runway

French police arrested a man Monday after a high-speed chase on the runway at Lyon airport in southeast France ended with him trying to flee on foot, local officials said. A white vehicle can be see...

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Trump almost sent Tweet which ‘could have triggered war with North Korea’

Trump almost sent Tweet which ‘could have triggered war with North Korea’

However, allegations that Mattis is intervening regularly to avert national security disasters have once again raised the question of whether military commanders possess the authority to refuse a dire...

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Trump lieutenants disavow explosive 'resistance' op-ed

Trump lieutenants disavow explosive 'resistance' op-ed

The opinion piece was written by an anonymous senior administration official alleging an internal resistance to the President in his own administration. For some, the "Deep State" is the thousands o...

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Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union

Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union

After a weekend dominated by coverage of Boris Johnson's views on the UK's withdrawal from the European Union , and his tangled personal life, the former junior Brexit minister Steve Baker used a...

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Tropical Storm Isaac nearing hurricane strength

Tropical Storm Isaac nearing hurricane strength

At 11 a.m. EDT, the Miami-based hurricane center said Florence's maximum sustained winds were estimated to be 65 miles per hour (100 kph). Category 4 storms , with winds of at least 130 miles per...

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Anti-immigrant party wins 20% in Sweden vote

Anti-immigrant party wins 20% in Sweden vote

Social Democratic Prime Minister Stefan Löfven's red-green left bloc now has a razor-thin one-seat lead over the centre-right opposition Alliance, with almost 200,000 ballots from Swedes who voted ove...

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Seven injured in knife attack in central Paris

Seven injured in knife attack in central Paris

Eyewitness Youssef Najah, 28, said he was walking beside the canal when he saw a man running and holding a knife about 25-30 cm long. Moments later, two British tourists were stabbed on Rue Henri No...

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Barack Obama says Trump is ‘the symptom, not the cause’ of division

Barack Obama says Trump is ‘the symptom, not the cause’ of division

In his speech at the event, Obama is expected to give a call to action ahead of the midterms, emphasizing the importance of Americans' voting and how they can engage during this unique time in Ame...

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Russian Federation has warned about readiness to attack USA troops in Syria

Russian Federation has warned about readiness to attack USA troops in Syria

Bill Urban, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command. Russian Federation has reportedly warned the USA that its military and allied Syrian forces were ready to attack a key US-held base in Syria , acco...

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Iraqi protesters set fire to government buildings in Basra

Iraqi protesters set fire to government buildings in Basra

Protesters outside Iran's consulate on Friday burned an Iranian flag and chanted "Iran, out!" as they stormed the building. Demonstrators on Friday attacked the building, which is located in the sou...

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Myanmar in Denial Over Genocide Against the Rohingya

Myanmar in Denial Over Genocide Against the Rohingya

The court found it had jurisdiction because part of the alleged act of deportation took place in Bangladesh, which is an ICC member state. Sundari said this will undoubtedly bring some much-needed h...

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Swedish far-right leader says party 'won' vote

Swedish far-right leader says party 'won' vote

Far-right parties have made spectacular gains throughout Europe in recent years as anxieties grow over national identity and the effects of globalization and immigration following armed conflict in th...

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Trump celebrates 14-day sentence for former aide

Trump celebrates 14-day sentence for former aide

The 31-year-old adviser was spared the full six-month sentence sought by the United States government, but was given 12 months of supervised release, 200 hours of community service and a $9,500 (£7,...

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Bob Woodward on Trump: 'People better wake up'

Bob Woodward on Trump: 'People better wake up'

Woodward reports that White House aides feared that if Trump sent the letter, it could jeopardize a top-secret United States program that can detect North Korean missile launches within seven sec...

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North Korea marks anniversary with huge parade

North Korea marks anniversary with huge parade

PYONGYANG, North Korea North Korea held a major military parade and revived its iconic mass games to celebrate its 70th anniversary today, but in keeping with leader Kim Jong Un's new policies t...

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Trump tells Apple to make products in U.S

In a tweet Saturday, Trump implored the company to shift production from China: "Start building new plants now". Apple said the proposed tariffs would lead to lower USA growth and competitiven...

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Lindsey Graham: Obama criticism of Trump bound to backfire

Lindsey Graham: Obama criticism of Trump bound to backfire

With regard to Charlottesville, Obama asked, "How hard can that be?" In a speech at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, Obama said Americans were living in "dangerous times " and accused R...

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Texas Rangers Postpone Charges Against Dallas Cop That Shot A Man

Texas Rangers Postpone Charges Against Dallas Cop That Shot A Man

The confirmation that Guyger was the cop involved came hours after her name went semi-viral on social media, where amateur online sleuths shared photos - some that are of Amber Guyer and one that is n...

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Angry protesters burn Iranian consulate in Iraq's Basra

Angry protesters burn Iranian consulate in Iraq's Basra

Only one day earlier, demonstrators had attacked several government buildings in the city, including Basra's provincial headquarters and the state television broadcast building. Iraq's foreign minis...

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Nothing Unnatural about it: SC decriminalises Gay Sex, reads down Section 377

Nothing Unnatural about it: SC decriminalises Gay Sex, reads down Section 377

This, petitioners claim is a direct violation of Articles 14, 15, 16, 19 and 21 of the Constitution which guaranty Indian citizens various fundamental rights like freedom of expression, equal protec...

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Russian Federation warns United States of pending attack in Syrian area with U.S. troops

Russian Federation warns United States of pending attack in Syrian area with U.S. troops

U.S. and anti-Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) coalition forces kicked off a military exercise Friday near a garrison in southeastern Syria , U.S. USA officials said they haven't detected Rus...

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Will President Donald Trump Replace Secretary Of Defense James Mattis?

Will President Donald Trump Replace Secretary Of Defense James Mattis?

As of this writing, more than a dozen Trump Administration officials have denied writing the anonymous essay published by the New York Times . The anonymous author's words captured notions of r...

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In primary stunner, progressive ousts Massachusetts Rep. Michael Capuano

In primary stunner, progressive ousts Massachusetts Rep. Michael Capuano

Prominent African-American Democrats endorsing him included U.S. Rep. and civil right icon John Lewis of Georgia, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters of California, and former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patri...

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Justice Dept. Should Investigate Op-Ed Writer as Matter of National Security

Trump derided the article as " anonymous , meaning gutless " and lashed out at the New York Times for publishing it, insisting "they don't like Donald Trump and I don't like them because they'r...

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Gov. Cooper Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Florence

Gov. Cooper Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Florence

At 11 a.m. EDT, the Miami-based hurricane center said Florence's maximum sustained winds were estimated to be 65 miles per hour (100 kph). Of highest importance for the United States - right now -...

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US Jewish Groups Condemn Paraguayan Reversal of Jerusalem Embassy Move

US Jewish Groups Condemn Paraguayan Reversal of Jerusalem Embassy Move

Several prominent US Jewish groups have condemned Paraguay's decision - announced on Wednesday - to return its embassy in Israel from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv. "I regret Israel's decision". Preside...

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Trump open to Russia probe interview 'under certain circumstances'

Trump open to Russia probe interview 'under certain circumstances'

Special Counsel Robert Mueller wants President Donald Trump to commit to a follow-up interview to written answers to questions in his probe of any coordination between Trump campaign members and Ru...

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