Former Afghanistan commander warns of plans to cut troops

The Pentagon has declined to comment on the reports, but they come shortly after Trump announced that the United States would be pulling out all of its forces from Syria, a move that ignited a storm of criticism from Republican and Democratic lawmake... More..

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Two women below 50 enter Sabarimala temple, release video
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Two women below 50 enter Sabarimala temple, release video

But women who have tried to enter the Sabarimala temple since have faced persecution from protesters. Bindu told Mathrubhumi News that the police helped them have darshan in their second journey. Before t...More..

Kim uses New Year's address to warn Trump
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Kim uses New Year's address to warn Trump

In a New Year's address on Tuesday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he is eager to renew face-to-face negotiations with President Trump after a bilateral summit in June, but suggested that he could ramp up...More..

Child hospitalized after falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Child hospitalized after falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo

Brevard County Fire Rescue officials said on Twitter that the child was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in nearby Orlando on Tuesday afternoon. The rhinos share a large yard with three zebras ...More..

Texas judge allows Obamacare to remain while his ruling is appealed
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Texas judge allows Obamacare to remain while his ruling is appealed

District Court in Texas, Judge Reed O'Connor paused a December 14 ruling that declared President Barack Obama's signature health care law unconstitutional, saying "many everyday Americans" would face "great unc...More..

Authorities use tear gas to stop migrants at southern border
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Authorities use tear gas to stop migrants at southern border

Thousands of Central American migrants have been camping at shelters in Tijuana since arriving in November after traveling in caravans across Mexico to reach the US border, where many have hoped to request asyl...More..

Video Exposes Inappropriate Behavior Towards Migrant Children in Custody
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Video Exposes Inappropriate Behavior Towards Migrant Children in Custody

Southwest Key - the state's largest provider of migrant shelters - then agreed to close both Hacienda del Sol, located in Youngtown, and the Casa Phoenix shelter. 'Southwest Key's lack of ability to deliver ...More..

Trump says he’s ‘ready’ to negotiate with Dems to end the shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Trump says he’s ‘ready’ to negotiate with Dems to end the shutdown

Government employees who worked without pay receive checks automatically as soon as a shutdown is resolved, while Congress typically also votes to pay those who were furloughed. "Nancy Pelosi's newest funding p...More..

Fireworks to send 'message of support' to European Union citizens
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Fireworks to send 'message of support' to European Union citizens

In China, President Xi delivered a New Year speech in which he asked people to continue to work together to achieve "an unprecedented and great cause", Xinhua reports. The celebrations are part of the #London...More..

Palestinian court sentences man to life over Jerusalem land sale
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Palestinian court sentences man to life over Jerusalem land sale

The ruling underscored an increasingly visible battle in the city's eastern sector that has emerged following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital a year ago. Israel's Foreign M...More..

Burned to a Krisp - US police mourn lost doughnut truck
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Burned to a Krisp - US police mourn lost doughnut truck

Lexington police shared images of saddened police officers standing in front of the scorched vehicle on their social media accounts. Across the nation, from Colorado to Chicago, officers were quick to respond...More..

Brazil's Bolsonaro to take power amid high hopes and fears
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro to take power amid high hopes and fears

Also like Trump, the brash Bolsonaro has ruffled feathers both at home and overseas with his unequivocal support for Israel and his promise to move Brazil's embassy to Jerusalem. Bolsonaro has said he wants c...More..

Injured After Man Intentionally Drove Into Crowd in Western Germany, Police Say
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Injured After Man Intentionally Drove Into Crowd in Western Germany, Police Say

Four people were wounded, one of whom remains in hospital. The driver escaped the scene of the attack and fled to the nearby city of Essen, where he was captured by police. "Investigating authorities are now ...More..

Outgoing defense secretary urges employees to stay focused
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Outgoing defense secretary urges employees to stay focused

Mattis announced his departure after Trump declared victory over ISIS. He has mused about returning to his roots in Washington state. " Let nothing which is transpiring, change, hinder or delay your milit...More..

Trump Prepares For A New Fight Over Border Wall Funding
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Trump Prepares For A New Fight Over Border Wall Funding

During an interview on " Fox News Sunday", Conway was asked about President Trump's expectations for the week and year to come, and she said , "First, the Democrats have to come back". Hakeem Jeffries sai...More..

by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Putin Tells Trump in New Year's Letter He's Open to Meeting

Russian President Vladimir Putin wrote United States President Donald Trump a New Year's letter , saying the Kremlin is "open to dialogue" on the myriad issues hindering relations between their countries. The ...More..

US Strategic Command sorry for New Year’s tweet about dropping bombs
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

US Strategic Command sorry for New Year’s tweet about dropping bombs

The message, posted on New Year's Eve, was accompanied by a video showing a B-2 bomber dropping weapons. The video concludes with two bombs released from a plane, followed by several massive explosions. Follo...More..

by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

New Year's Eve 2018 typo projected onto Sydney Harbour Bridge

The display was accompanied for the first time by a complimentary light show on Auckland Harbour Bridge. Revelers in Dubai will flock to see fireworks at the world's tallest tower, Burj Khalifa, while another...More..

Auto deliberately driven into New Year's Eve crowds injuring eight in Tokyo
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Auto deliberately driven into New Year's Eve crowds injuring eight in Tokyo

British counter-terrorism police are investigating stabbings at Manchester Victoria train station that left three people injured, including a police officer, on New Year's Eve, said the Greater Manchester Polic...More..

Multiple injured after New Year's Eve stabbing at Manchester, UK train station
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Multiple injured after New Year's Eve stabbing at Manchester, UK train station

Man stabbed in Manchester Victoria station on tram platform. A male British Transport Police officer, another man and a woman were taken to the hospital with knife injuries, Greater Manchester Police said. ...More..

Palestinian man jailed for 18 years after killing Briton in Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Palestinian man jailed for 18 years after killing Briton in Jerusalem

Issam Akel, accused of involvement in selling an east Jerusalem building to Jewish buyers, was arrested in October and Israeli and United States officials have since called for his release. "When a US citiz...More..

North Korea's Kim says he's ready for more talks with Trump
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

North Korea's Kim says he's ready for more talks with Trump

In the speech broadcast on state television today, Mr Kim said "if the U.S. does not keep its promise made in front of the whole world. and insists on sanctions and pressures on our republic, we may be left w...More..

Missing woman’s fiance charged with murder, solicitation to commit murder
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Missing woman’s fiance charged with murder, solicitation to commit murder

Patrick Frazee, 32, was charged in Teller County District Court with two counts of first-degree murder and three counts of solicitation to commit murder stemming from the disappearance and presumed killing of ...More..

Missouri woman slain with 2 children, mother was recently widowed
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Missouri woman slain with 2 children, mother was recently widowed

Emery has been charged on 15 counts, including first-degree murder, assault and attempted robbery. Emery was arrested after avoiding police for several hours - attempting to steal a woman's vehicle and attack...More..

NYPD to Deploy Drone to Monitor Times Square on New Year's Eve
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

NYPD to Deploy Drone to Monitor Times Square on New Year's Eve

For 2019, the ball is made up of over 2,500 Waterford crystal triangles, cut to resemble butterflies, small rosette cuts, starbursts, diamond cuts and intricate wedge cuts. Other featured performers include Sti...More..

The Vatican spokeman, Greg Burke, and his deputy resign suddenly
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

The Vatican spokeman, Greg Burke, and his deputy resign suddenly

Garcia Ovejero, 43, a Spaniard, was the first woman to hold the number two post in the press office. Francis named a member of the Vatican's communications office, Alessandro Gisotti, as an interim replacemen...More..

Federalist Writer Bre Payton Passes Away at 26 After Hospitalization
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Federalist Writer Bre Payton Passes Away at 26 After Hospitalization

Unfortunately, she died Friday afternoon in San Diego . "Please, if you're religious at all, send prayers this way". "At this time we ask that you keep her family uplifted in prayer and know that we will see ...More..

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Admits Molesting Maid As Teenager
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Admits Molesting Maid As Teenager

During a speech Saturday about land distribution, Duterte - a notoriously freewheeling speaker - described the assault in detail after straying into the topic of religion, according to CNN affiliate CNN Philip...More..

United Kingdom trade minister says '50-50' chance Brexit may be stopped: paper
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

United Kingdom trade minister says '50-50' chance Brexit may be stopped: paper

In an separate interview, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker suggested the United Kingdom and EU should "start the following day to prepare the future relations" should parliament approve the exi...More..

U.S. senator Elizabeth Warren takes step toward presidential run
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

U.S. senator Elizabeth Warren takes step toward presidential run

Warren for years has been accused of exaggerating her Native American heritage to help get a job as a Harvard law professor. Warren is the most prominent Democrat yet to make a move toward a presidential bid ...More..