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Dec 29 2018

Saudi king demotes incumbent foreign minister over Khashoggi’s murder

In other significant appointments, Prince Abdullah bin Bandar was named chief of the powerful National Guard, and Musaed al-Aiban, a Harvard graduate, was appointed the n...

Dec 29 2018

Police killing suspect was fleeing to Mexico, sheriff says

He faces a homicide charge. The police said they've also arrested two others - 25-year-old Adrian Virgen and 27-year-old Erik Razo Quiroz - who had reportedly a...

Dec 29 2018

North and South Korea join their railways together in a symbolic ceremony

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....

Dec 29 2018

Sen. Feinstein: Border Custody Deaths Illustrate 'Widespread Abuse of Children'

The AP reports Caal was also taken to a larger facility by border patrol agents after showing signs of serve dehydration. 1pm: As he is about to be released from me...

Dec 29 2018

Bomb kills three Vietnamese tourists, guide near Egypt pyramids

The bomb was concealed by a wall and injured 11 other tourists, who were also visiting from Vietnam, Egyptian officials said according to BBC . The ministry confirmed ...

Dec 28 2018

Justice 'Recuperating' After Cancer Surgery, Released From Hospital

For the last five days, Ginsburg has been living at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in NY after having surgery to remove cancerous growths found on her lungs. She unde...

Dec 28 2018

Trump returns to U.S. from surprise trip to Iraq

He left without meeting any Iraqi officials. During his visit, Trump told reporters he had " no plans at all " to pull American troops out of Iraq. Several lawmakers ...

Dec 27 2018

After Trump visit, Iraqi lawmakers demand US withdrawal

Numerous troops in attendance may have been surprised to learn they hadn't seen a pay increase in more than a decade. Trump, who was also accompanied to Iraq by his n...

Dec 27 2018

Newman Police Officer Gunned Down; Intense Search For Suspect

Gunned down during that traffic stop the morning after Christmas, Ronil Singh's vehicle remained on the scene surrounded by yellow evidence markers. Newman is situated ...

Dec 27 2018

After Indonesian volcano-tsunami, Italy’s Mount Etna erupts, prompting airports to close

By midday on December 24, about 130 tremors had been recorded, with a magnitude-4.0 even being detected, the National Institute for Geophysics and Volcanology said. Etna,...

Dec 27 2018

Israel can defend itself with US dollars

Mattis was supposed to continue leading the Pentagon for several weeks, but Trump moved up his exit and announced that Patrick Shanahan, deputy defence secretary, would t...

Dec 27 2018

Opal Tower residents evacuated after concerns building may collapse

It was unclear when those residents would be allowed back into the building, with a temporary shelter set up at a nearby hall. Emergency services were called to the sit...

Dec 25 2018

Christmas Eve Chilly And Cloudy

A second storm is expected to begin Christmas Eve night and continue through Christmas morning. The storm comes on the heels of a Sunday night-Monday morning storm ...

Dec 25 2018

Track Santa in real-time with NORAD's Santa Tracker website

Then, in 1955, a misprinted Sears department store ad telling kids they could call Santa apparently led to a call to NORAD's predecessor, the Colorado Springs Continent...

Dec 25 2018

Retired U.S. Army General: 'Did Erdogan Blackmail the President?'

Following Wednesday's unexpected and dramatic full and "immediate" withdrawal of all USA forces from Syria, Turkey has announced it will not play ball on Iran sanctions...

Dec 25 2018

Sharif given seven-year jail term for corruption

The anti-corruption court said in its ruling that the three-time prime minister was unable to prove the source of income that led to his ownership of a steel mill oversea...

Dec 25 2018

U.S. defends arrest of Huawei's CFO in Canada

Ms Freeland said that Meng, who is also the daughter of Huawei's founder, was facing a "fair, unbiased and transparent legal proceeding", and Canada would not "compromi...

Dec 23 2018

USA accuses China of corporate cyber espionage, indicts Chinese nationals

The Foreign Office said hackers acting on behalf of the Chinese Ministry of State Security were stealing commercial secrets from firms in Europe, Asia and the US. Last ...

Dec 22 2018

WWE Scheduled to Return to Saudi Arabia Next Year

The shooting at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, when a gunman shot dead four journalists and a sales associate in June, was the deadliest attack on the US...