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Conservatives Reps. Warn Against Shrinking The Scope Of O'Care Repeal

Key Republican lawmakers are shifting their goal on ObamaCare from repealing and replacing the law to the more modest goal of repairing it. The law now has br...


US's aggressive rhetoric toward Iran escalates after missile launch

Mr Trump and his national security adviser Michael Flynn did not elaborate on what retaliatory actions the U.S. could pursue. The dispute over the ballistic...


A million Britons want to cancel Trump's state visit

Despite the claims by Number 10, as a Constitutional Monarch, only the Prime Minister can approve an invitation for a State Visit to take place in Her Majesty's...


Holocaust Denial from the White House

Critics pointed out Friday that the White House statement did not specifically mention the Jews who were killed or anti-Semitism. On Monday, press secretar...


Filmmaker missing during a dive in the Florida Keys

Canadian filmmaker Rob Stewart, 37, has gone missing during a dive off the coast of Florida. Stewart's sister said there's a concern her brother lost consciou...


Two suspects in custody after Quebec Mosque shooting

Twelve others sustained minor injuries, according to a University of Quebec Hospital Centre spokeswoman. Police officers patrol the perimeter at the scene of ...


Donald Trump to speak with Saudi King, UAE and S. Korea President

During their call on Sunday, Trump and King Salman also committed to "address Iran's destabilizing regional activities" and reaffirmed their commitment to the...


Didn\'t approve of Congress alliance, won\'t campaign: Mulayam

He also held a road-show Lucknow where Rahul Gandhi was also present. It had been rumoured that the BJP, which leads the NDA coalition government at the Centr...


Iran Tests Ballistic Missile in Defiance of UN Resolution

The launch of an Iranian ballistic missile. The launch of the Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile happened at a well-known test site outside Semnan, a...


IOM urges United States to receive refugees after Trump's decision

An indefinite ban was also placed on the federal Syrian refugee program, according to a report by The Daily Beast . In a recent interview with US media, Pres...


Alleged U.S. raid in Yemen kills 30 Qaeda members, civilians

The daughter of al-Qaeda ideologue Anwar al-Awlaki, who was killed in a United States drone in 2011, was among children killed in a U.S. raid on al-Qaeda milita...


Hamon wins Left primary, cruises to France's presidential race: early results

Valls sharply criticized the idea as unrealistic and ruinous, both for France and the Socialist Party's credibility. Mr Valls served as Mr Hollande's prime mi...


President Trump Makes Good on Immigration Pledge

He had said repeatedly, including in a Wednesday (Thursday NZT) interview with ABC News, that the U.S. government probably would pay for the construction up f...


North Korean defector says Kim Jong Un's 'days are numbered'

Once "unthinkable", acts of low-level dissent or criticism were becoming more frequent. Mr Thae said he made a decision to talk frankly with them about North ...


Republicans look for unity at start of party retreat

Winikur also said she felt Trump's choices to run the Energy and Health & Human Services departments (former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Georgia Rep. Tom Price) w...


New Israeli settlements 'seriously undermine' peace, European Union says

The US refusal to veto the resolution marked the lowest ebb of deteriorating relations between the Obama administration and the Israeli government. When he ...


SPD nominates Schulz to take on Merkel for German Chancellor

Gabriel is part of Merkel's loveless "grand coalition" government, as well as chairman of the SPD, which, like many of its European sister parties, is riven by ...


Deadly storms tear through rural Georgia

In northern Florida, Columbia County Emergency Management director Shayne Morgan said a storm passing through Lake City caused a tree to crash into a house. T...


Canadians blocked from taking part in USA women's march

I have no criminal record . Women's marches were held across Canada Saturday in solidarity with US marches that attracted hundreds of thousands of protesters...


Trump Speech Quiet on Energy, But White House Promises to End Regulations

Barack Obama stepped away from the presidency after two terms, but he will never relinquish his role as Dad-in-chief. After the Capitol ceremony, Barack a...


North Korea to Launch Two Missiles on Trump's Inauguration Day

Its state-run Rodong Sinmun newspaper said that they can test-fire the missile "at any time and place" and that the move is a "self-defense step" to counter t...


Unemployment rate drops in Rhode Island to 5 percent

The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area had the state's highest jobless rate in December at 8.2 percent. For the counties bordering St. Johns, Clay County had the l...


Over 20 firefighters dead in Tehran building collapse: mayor

Crowds watch as the Plasco building is engulfed by a fire, in central Tehran, Iran, Jan. 19, 2017. Authorities said they feared dozens of firefighters were in...


Gambia MPs extend President Jammeh's term

The AFP news agency reports that the United Nations will today vote to support efforts by the West African regional bloc to transfer power in The Gambia to Ad...


Survivors Found Trapped In Rubble Of Hotel Hit by Avalanche

Some survivors reportedly took refuge beneath a collapsed portion of the hotel, lighting a fire to keep warm. It was not clear how many guests were staying ther...


Quakes hit snow-bound central Italy

A second quake with the same magnitude hit the same area about 50 minutes later. Today's events are part of the aftershock sequence of the 24 August 2016 Amat...


Productive China-US relationship a blessing for all

Asked to sum up relations under Obama, who leaves office Friday, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying recalled the numerous meetings between the US preside...


Jallikattu: Protest continues in Tamil Nadu, CM leaves for Delhi

What Has Transpired Since The Ban? Chief Minister Panneerselvam, who met Modi at his residence in Delhi, told reporters later that the state government in con...


Obama Says Trump Has Opportunity to Reach Arms Deal With Russia

Well, sounds like Putin knows all about "puttin" on the ritz!' "He was just a businessman, one of the richest people in America". In an interview this we...


Pakistan woman given death sentence for burning daughter alive

Rana Mushtaq, a police official in the area said the woman was first tortured by her brother and then tied with electric wires and electrocuted. The killing w...


Russian Federation to Be Represented at Paris Conference: Lavrov

The Yesha Council represents Jewish settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories that are held to be illegal under worldwide law. A German regional cou...


What Donald Trump thinks about civil rights icon John Lewis

The alleged Russian security breach includes cyberattacks on the Democratic National Committee, which led to the WikiLeaks email dump of Hillary Clinton campaig...


Marks & Spencer clothing arm returns to sales growth of 2.3 per cent

M&S has said a lot of the improvement is due to change in the reporting period covered compared to last Christmas. Mr Rowe, the M&S chief executive, said: "In...


Fox News Comes To CNN Reporter's Defense After Donald Trump Attack

Spicer tweeted late Wednesday that Acosta's behavior during Trump's NY news conference earlier in the day was "rude, inappropriate and disrespectful". In re...


Virginia Man Gives DMV 300000 Pennies as Payback for 'Inconvenience'

Stafford has been fighting with the DMV since September when he initially tried to call the local office to ask a question about where to register his vehicle, ...