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New GoFundMe raises thousands for "ladders to get over Trump's wall"

Now, as Republicans prepare to relinquish their hold on government, with Democrats taking control of the House in January, the opportunities - and limits - ...


USA to withdraw 'significant' number of troops from Afghanistan

President Donald Trump has chose to pull roughly half of the American troops from Afghanistan within the next several weeks, The Wall Street Journal reporte...


Government Shuts Down Ahead Of Holiday Over Stalemate On Border Wall Funding

In order to break the impasse, Mr Trump has urged Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell invoke the so-called "nuclear option" whereby policy can be approved in...


House passes criminal justice reform bill, sending it to Trump’s desk

The First Step Act has gained support not only from liberals and many conservatives in the Senate, but from both the left and right outside Congress. Many pri...


US To Send Migrants Back To Mexico To Wait Out Asylum Requests

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on November 24 that migrants at the U.S. -Mexico border would stay in Mexico until their asylum claims were individually a...


Pentagon chief James Mattis resigns, cites differences with Trump

Trump announced on Wednesday that U.S. troops in Syria would be withdrawn, a decision that upended American policy in the region. But at least one Russian o...


Republicans Voice Opposition To Nuclear Option Over Border Wall Funding

His attempt to brand this as a "Democrat shutdown" isn't going over well-not after his meeting with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi last week where he fully acce...


Third Canadian detained in China

But Beijing-based Western diplomats and former Canadian diplomats have said they believe the detentions are a form of tit-for-tat reprisal by China, in response...


Tokyo set for 'persistent talks' with Russian Federation on peace treaty, assures official

Japan has shunned aircraft carriers since World War II under its pacifist constitution. Japan is preparing two Izumo-class warships to hold 42 F-35B fighte...


U.K. opposition leader denies calling PM May 'stupid woman'

The spokesperson said that Britain was "dealing with a situation where the prime minister has behaved in a reckless and cynical manner by pushing the vote back ...


Over 40 hurt in blast at Hokkaido bar, Asia News & Top Stories

The police are investigating the cause of the blast, suspected to be a gas explosion, that occurred at about 8.30pm local time (7.30pm in Singapore) at the izak...


Trump Shuns Non-Wall Border Security Proposals as Government Shutdown Pressure Mounts

As Washington barrelled toward a shuttering of key federal agencies in just four days, the White House appeared dug in on Trump's call for Congress to budget $5...


U.S. in ‘no hurry’ for negotiations with N Korea, says Trump

The sanctioned officials include Choe Ryong Hae, who is believed to rank second only to Kim Jong Un in the leadership hierarchy. The implication was that ...


Mueller Reportedly Preparing Court Filings Related to Trump/Russia Sanctions Talks

Reddit said it is "always evaluating and evolving our approaches to detecting malicious activity and have grown our team significantly since 2016". PayPal said ...


White House Threatens Government Shutdown over Border Wall Funds

Speaking on the Senate floor, Schumer warned that "going along with the Trump shutdown is a futile act" because House Democrats would quickly approve government...


May sets January date for delayed Brexit vote

Speaking in the Commons , he said: "It's very clear that it's bad, unacceptable that we should be waiting nearly a month before we have a meaningful vote on ...


Trump and Democrats dig in as fears of partial shutdown intensify

There is a name for this in negotiating strategy as well. Term limits is one of the most controversial and divisive issues for House Democrats, often pitting me...


China wants to make big, very comprehensive trade deal

Another move in the U.S. / China trade war cease-fire: Beijing has announced that it is suspending tariff hikes on $126 billion worth of U.S. auto parts, ca...


Trump says Cohen did low-level work for him, mostly PR

Cohen made hush money payments to Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal , who both said they had affairs with the president while he was married and, in his r...


Mueller releases memo detailing Flynn's interview with Federal Bureau of Investigation

On Sunday, he called his former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , a "rat" because he has cooperated with prosecutors. But Comey directed his vitriol not just ...


Seven-year-old Guatemalan girl dies in U.S. custody

Nielsen called the death of the unidentified girl "a very sad example of the dangers of this journey" as she defended her department's response to the incident....


ECU journalism professor applauds Time Magazine's Person of the Year

TIME magazine has named their annual Person of the Year cover, and this year the media-based honorific goes to "killed and imprisoned journalists" featuring W...


National Enquirer parent company won’t be prosecuted over efforts to protect Trump

AMI officials will avoid any prosecution as long as they continue to cooperate with investigators, prosecutors said. Cohen was on Wednesday sentenced to thre...


Trump's son-in-law Kushner potential candidate for president's next chief of staff

I will buff you up daily workouts. I texted Gingrich and asked if he was interested in the CoS job. Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner si...


Emailed bomb threats made to police departments, businesses across New Mexico

Regina police told CTV Regina that four businesses had received email threats . No credible threat was found, according to Jefferson County Sheriff's Office...


U.S. believes Chinese intelligence behind Marriott hack

Washington has been planning to issue a series of measures that include indictments and possible sanctions against Chinese hackers, The Times and Post both...


Manhunt for suspect in marketplace attack

One of the officials, Stephane Morisse from the FGP Police union, told AP authorities went to the alleged assailant's residence earlier today to arrest him but ...


Donald Trump recycles unwanted Christmas presents says son Donald Jr

While the sentence was a modest reduction from the four to five years recommended under federal guidelines, Pauley described Cohen's crimes as a "smorgasbord of...


Heated Oval Office exchange sees Trump told off by top Democrat

At the dawn of divided US government, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that President Donald Trump's threat to shut down the government o...


Accused Russian Spy in US Reaches Deal to Plead Guilty

A spokesman for the US Attorney's office in DC declined to comment. A Russian gun-liberties activist who has studied in the US, Butina was accused of being ...