US to take 'extraordinary' measures in face of migrant surge

Last chance to take advantage of our best offer of the year! Authorities say Felipe Gomez Alonzo died at a New Mexico hospital after suffering coughing, vomiting and a fever . "It is now clear that migrants , particularly children, are increa... More..

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Ebola patients flee Congo treatment center after protesters ransack facility
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Ebola patients flee Congo treatment center after protesters ransack facility

A man drives a motorcycle past rubbles at dusk in the main avenue of Beni following a demonstration against the postponement of elections in the territory of the Beni and the city of Butembo, on 27 December 201...More..

Footage shows the devastating destruction left by the Indonesian tsunami
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Footage shows the devastating destruction left by the Indonesian tsunami

The disaster took people by surprise in a country that regularly suffers landslides, earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. No big natural disaster shook the ground beforehand, and it hit at night on a holiday w...More..

by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Foreign Intel Agencies Placed Michael Cohen's Cell Phone Near Prague

However, Cohen denied being in Prague and no evidence surfaced to contradict him. "The new information regarding the recovery of Cohen's cell phone location doesn't explain why he was apparently there or wh...More..

US Troop Withdrawal A Step In The Right Direction: Russia
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

US Troop Withdrawal A Step In The Right Direction: Russia

Outgoing Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sent a holiday message to U.S. service members in which he commended them and noted their sacrifice, yet also said, "storm clouds loom". "In this world awash in change,...More..

by | Friday, December 28, 2018

NY transformer explosion lights up sky, causes power outages

An electrical explosion Thursday night at a power plant in the densely populated Queens neighborhood turned the sky bright blue for a few minutes as residents watched in terror. Con Edison also took to Twitter ...More..

Michelle Obama Is The Most Admired Woman In America & We're Not Surprised
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Michelle Obama Is The Most Admired Woman In America & We're Not Surprised

Michelle Obama , who is now on a nationwide tour promoting her new memoir " Becoming ", was mentioned 15 per cent of the time, giving her a huge lead this year. Trump are the most admired man and woman among Re...More..

Trump misleads about military pay raises during visit to Iraq
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Trump misleads about military pay raises during visit to Iraq

Trump, said he has "no plans at all" to remove United States troops from the country. But President Trump did get the monkey off his back today with a "secret" trip to Iraq (the first lady in tow). Trump sa...More..

British tourists killed in Iceland after vehicle plunges off bridge, police say
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

British tourists killed in Iceland after vehicle plunges off bridge, police say

The vehicle, reported to be a Toyota Land Cruiser auto rental, fell at least six metres (19.6ft) onto the river bed below on its side. Two children were among the four injured when the vehicle carrying the se...More..

Donors in alleged homeless scam refunded
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Donors in alleged homeless scam refunded

The entire campaign was predicated on a lie". "All donors who contributed to this GoFundMe campaign have been fully refunded". "All donors who contributed to this GoFundMe campaign have been fully refunded"...More..

China to try Canadian on drugs charges
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

China to try Canadian on drugs charges

Schellenberg's reported detention comes as Canada and China spar over the fate of Canadian nationals Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor , who were detained in China on suspicion of endangering national securi...More..

Koreas break ground on future railway project
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Koreas break ground on future railway project

They recently carried out an 18-day inspection of the North's railways in the western and eastern regions after the United Nations granted a sanctions waiver. The two Koreas held a ceremony on Wednesday for a p...More..

United States envoy resigns after Trump's decision on Syria
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

United States envoy resigns after Trump's decision on Syria

A new Secretary of Defense will be named shortly. When General Mattis said earlier this week he was quitting, the outgoing Pentagon chief offered to stay on until February to ensure an orderly transition. T...More..

UAE reopens Syrian embassy in Damascus
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

UAE reopens Syrian embassy in Damascus

An acting charge d'affaires has already started working, an Emirati statement said, stressing that the UAE was "keen to put relations back on their normal track". The move would mark a big diplomatic boost for ...More..

Trump wants to ban US companies from using Chinese telecom equipment
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trump wants to ban US companies from using Chinese telecom equipment

In particular, the executive order would instruct the Commerce Department to block United States companies from buying Huawei and ZTE equipment that "pose significant national security risks". Huawei and ZTE ...More..

Twitter Compares Donald Trump's Response On Santa Claus Question To JFK's
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Twitter Compares Donald Trump's Response On Santa Claus Question To JFK's

The Post and Courier reports that Collman Lloyd of Lexington dialed the North American Aerospace Defense Command on Christmas Eve to check Santa Claus' position. And it found that parents are highly invo...More..

Saudi Arabia demotes foreign minister in wake of Khashoggi case
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia demotes foreign minister in wake of Khashoggi case

Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has been relieved from his position and moved to a post of a minister of state for foreign affairs, the Saudi Press Agency said on Thursday, citing a royal decree. Both councils ...More..

Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana

A few months after it was announced that Thailand would be amending its current laws to legalise medical marijuana , the country's interim parliament just voted on the issue this week. As Reuters noted ...More..

by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trump makes surprise visit to USA troops in Iraq

They travelled there unannounced "late on Christmas night" to thank troops for "their service, their success and their sacrifice", it said . While in Iraq , Trump spoke to military commanders and the United...More..

Chances look slim for ending partial government shutdown any time soon
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Chances look slim for ending partial government shutdown any time soon

The shutdown also began affecting the nation's court system, as the Department of Justice asked a federal judge to temporarily pause certain cases until the government provides funding for the department. O...More..

Latest Colorado Weather Forecast: Turning Colder With Snow Tomorrow
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Latest Colorado Weather Forecast: Turning Colder With Snow Tomorrow

Regional Minnesota counties included in the winter storm warning are southern Beltrami, eastern Polk, northern Clearwater, Mahnomen, southern Clearwater, Hubbard, western Becker, eastern Becker, western Otter...More..

Trump misleads about military pay raises again
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trump misleads about military pay raises again

Trump told the troops that other people wanted their raise to be smaller, but he fought for a double-digit boost. Trump's first overseas trip to a combat zone took place in the wake of his announcement that...More..

Killed by Police in Sudan Protests
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Killed by Police in Sudan Protests

Official estimates say eight protesters have been killed in the demonstrations, but rights group Amnesty International has put the death toll at 37. Since the protest commenced on December 14, dozens of peace...More..

Cruise ship performer Arron Hough lost at sea in Caribbean
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Cruise ship performer Arron Hough lost at sea in Caribbean

Maarten; San Juan, Puerto Rico and Labadee, Haiti". The United States Coast Guard said it was searching for crew member Arron Hough, 20, from the UK, who had been on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship. On December...More..

Florida dog with no nose searching for furever home
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Florida dog with no nose searching for furever home

After going through an exam at a local vet in Florida, Sniffles was given a clean bill of health. A deformity that causes some snorting hasn't had people knocking down the door to adopt him. "Michelle Wacker,...More..

Trump and Melania make surprise visit to Iraq
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trump and Melania make surprise visit to Iraq

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the meeting could not be arranged due to security concerns and the short notice of the trip, but she said they had a "great call" and that Abdul Mahdi accepted Trump's...More..

Intel: How Russia is putting Israel on notice over Syria strikes
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Intel: How Russia is putting Israel on notice over Syria strikes

Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters have been moving to the outskirts of Manbij and the Turkish army continues to dispatch tanks, artillery and other equipment to the border and an area administered by Tur...More..

by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Russian Federation questions the when, why, and how of Trump's Syria exit

The unifying force of the backlash was further underscored by the resignations of a Trump appointee (Pentagon chief Jim Mattis) and an Obama-administration holdover (anti-ISIS coalition pointman Brett McGurk) i...More..

Rahul urges Modi to stop photo ops, help miners trapped in Meghalaya
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Rahul urges Modi to stop photo ops, help miners trapped in Meghalaya

Rescue chief S.K. Shastri told AFP nothing has been heard from the miners, but that "in such cases we always presume they are alive". 'The two 25 horsepower pumps were ineffective. According to reports, the d...More..

Blue Alert Issued After Police Officer Shot and Killed in Stanislaus County
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Blue Alert Issued After Police Officer Shot and Killed in Stanislaus County

According to the US Officer Down Memorial website, approximately three minutes later he called in "shots fired". When officers arrived, they found Newman Police Officer Ronil Singh, 33, with gunshot wounds an...More..