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Aug 11 2018

Ahead of Charlottesville Anniversary Rally, Virginia Declares State of Emergency

Since Charlottesville and her widely viewed documentary on what occurred there, Reeve says she has been approached by neo-Nazis in unexpected places - including airport...

Aug 11 2018

USA sanctions 'categorically unacceptable,' says Putin spokesman

Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev warned the USA today that the applications of sanctions by Congress and Donald Trump would amount to an act of "economic war "...

Aug 10 2018

Palestinian rocket fire hits Israel, UN urges more Gaza fuel

Israel's rescue service Magen David Adom said three Israelis, including two men aged 34 and 20 were taken to hospital for treatment. On Thursday, the IDF destroyed a...

Aug 09 2018

Iran sanctions: USA can't stop our oil exports, says minister

US President Donald Trump says he wants talks with Iran on a new deal covering the full range of its "malign behavior" in the region, which has been dismissed by Iran. ...

Aug 09 2018

Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

The trillion dollar company has removed five of the six podcasts produced by InfoWars , the conspiracy theory empire that Jones founded to spread misinformation. Days ...

Aug 09 2018

United States congressman, Trump loyalist, indicted for insider trading

By selling stock before the results of the trial were publicly released, the three men and other unnamed individuals avoided $768,000 in losses. Chris Collins was ar...

Aug 08 2018

Saudi Arabia Considers More Measures Against Canada, Al-Jubeir Says

Saudi central bank and state pension funds told their overseas asset managers to unload Canadian bonds, stocks, and cash holdings "no matter the cost", the report sai...

Aug 08 2018

War Of Credibility Over Rick Gates Continues In Paul Manafort Fraud Trial

Gates struggled so badly to give a straight answer that eventually Judge T S Ellis III was forced to intervene. The judge then brought the trial to a standstill late Tu...

Aug 07 2018

Karunanidhi demise: State funeral for DMK Patriarch on Wednesday

As a high school student, Karunanidhi founded the Tamil Nadu Tamil Manavar Mandram, the first student wing of the Dravidian Movement, which campaigned against the notio...

Aug 07 2018

Massive wildfire becomes largest in California history, in pictures

Resources assigned to the fire include 432 fire engines, 89 water tenders, 15 helicopters, 57 hand crews, and 80 dozers, for a total of 3,781 personnel. Sources: Satellit...

Aug 07 2018

Saudi suspends flights to Canada ahead of Hajj

Speaking to reporters in Vancouver on Monday, Freeland said Canada is "very comfortable" with its position that led to the new measures announced by Saudi Arabia. Badaw...

Aug 07 2018

Renewed U.S. sanctions target Iran's economy, Tehran cool on talks

Hassan Rouhani , the Iranian president, hit back by calling the move " psychological warfare ". US President Donald Trump issued a warning to worldwide businesses ove...

Aug 06 2018

Utility worker killed near near Carr Fire

The fire, which is centered about 200 miles north of San Francisco, has been one of this year's most prominent blazes, an emblem of the yearly destruction visited on a ...

Aug 06 2018

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian Ambassador

Saudi Arabia on Monday recalled its ambassador to Canada for consultation and gave the Canadian ambassador in Riyadh 24 hours to leave the country , official Saudi Pr...

Aug 06 2018

All eyes on ‘right-hand man’ in Manafort trial

Ms Laporta said she knew it was "inappropriate" but agreed to alter the records to show that Mr Manafort's firm received a $US1.2 million loan from Telmar in 2014, a ...

Aug 06 2018

John Kasich: Suburban GOP Women 'Turned Off' by Trump's Chaos

Host George Stephanopoulos returned to the point later: "Did he really tell you that he was surprised that President Trump was coming, and didn't want him to come?" "...

Aug 06 2018

Venezuelan President survives apparent drone assassination attempt

Officials say drones loaded with explosives ignited near Maduro Saturday while he spoke at an open-air military ceremony in the capital of Caracas. A video of the incid...

Aug 04 2018

'Dumba**': Orrin Hatch Sounds Off on Democrats' Kavanaugh Obstruction

Any delay could mean that Kavanaugh, if ultimately approved by the Republican-led Senate, could still miss the October 1 start of the Supreme Court's term and that the f...

Aug 03 2018

New Possible Clue Emerges In Missing College Student Mollie Tibbetts Case

Investigators have been looking at various data, including social media and information from a Fitbit that Tibbetts is known to have used. "If someone out there is holdin...