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Sanders apologises for 2016 campaign 'harassment' allegations

Sanders apologises for 2016 campaign 'harassment' allegations

The campaign was celebrating the end of Sanders' improbable run for the nomination when Becker told the woman he wanted to have sex with her and made the reference to his "pole", the newspaper said....

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Ukrainian tycoon denies requesting or receiving 2016 polling data from Manafort

Ukrainian tycoon denies requesting or receiving 2016 polling data from Manafort

In September, he agreed to plead guilty and cooperate with Mueller to avoid another trial in Washington federal court. Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni said Tuesday the Madrid trip mentioned in the f...

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Ocasio-Cortez campaign fined for lapse in worker's compensation coverage

Ocasio-Cortez campaign fined for lapse in worker's compensation coverage

But their frustration goes beyond that: Democratic leaders are upset that she railed against their new set of House rules on Twitter the first week of the new Congress. In 2011, Ocasio-Cortez gradua...

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Tulsi Gabbard announces she will run for president in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard announces she will run for president in 2020

Gabbard's presidential will make her the first Hindu candidate from a major political party to announce to enter the race for White House. Gabbard, 37, said "the issue of war and peace" would be...

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Jayme Closs' school superintendent thanks her for 'being so courageous'

Jayme Closs' school superintendent thanks her for 'being so courageous'

Police arrived four minutes after the call was placed to find the home's front door kicked in. "Praise the Lord", she said. Jayme was skinny and dirty, wearing shoes too big for her feet, but appear...

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Opposition Candidate Felix Tshisekedi Clinches Election Victory In DRC - African News

Opposition Candidate Felix Tshisekedi Clinches Election Victory In DRC - African News

The country is in flux over a thrice-delayed presidential vote, with the announcement of official results now postponed, stoking suspicions of rigging. While backers of Mr Tshisekedi took to the stree...

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Trump says changes coming on high-tech visas

United States president Donald Trump on Friday pledged to reform the H-1B visa process, a skilled temporary guest worker programme widely used by Indian professionals, saying he wants to "encourage ...

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NWS expects winter storm to trend warmer

NWS expects winter storm to trend warmer

Travel may be treacherous along Interstate 70 from the Kansas City area to St. Louis and along I-64 from St. Louis to Louisville, Kentucky. The Palmer Divide and neighborhoods on the west side of town...

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Sen. Lindsey Graham says he sees no

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he sees no "pathway forward" in shutdown dispute

An estimated 800,000 federal workers have been impacted by the shutdown, either by having to work without pay while it lasts or by being furloughed. Gov. Ricardo Rossello said the wall should not be...

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U.S. official says troop withdrawal from Syria has started

U.S. official says troop withdrawal from Syria has started

Russia, which has deployed forces into Syria in support of the Damascus government, said on Friday it had the impression that the United States wanted to stay despite the announced withdrawal of USA...

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Turkey seeking Iran, Russia coordination on US' Syria exit

Turkey seeking Iran, Russia coordination on US' Syria exit

Any rollback of Trump's message of a precipitous withdrawal from Syria will be well-received if believed by Jordan's astute leader, King Abdullah II, for whom Islamic State , the Syrian civil war...

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Attorney General pick Barr expresses confidence in Mueller

Attorney General pick Barr expresses confidence in Mueller

The source said Rosenstein is not being forced out, and he has conveyed his thinking to the White House. She says he wants to help with the transition to a new attorney general. Rosenstein is repo...

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Suspicious packages delivered to diplomatic missions in Australia

Suspicious packages delivered to diplomatic missions in Australia

A spokesman for the U.S. consulate has confirmed it had received a suspicious package. "The circumstances surrounding the incidents are being investigated", the statement said. Paramedics and fi...

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Criminals Demand $10 Million in Monero (XMR) in Norwegian Kidnapping Case

Criminals Demand $10 Million in Monero (XMR) in Norwegian Kidnapping Case

Chief investigator Tommy Broeske said the threats in the note were "of a very serious character". Police urged the family not to pay any ransom. The estimated value of the family is estimated to be ...

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North Korea's Kim Jong-un visits China's Xi Jinping

North Korea's Kim Jong-un visits China's Xi Jinping

Kim traveled to China - his most important security and trade partner - before meetings a year ago with Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. mainland. His visit to Beijing , which is st...

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Woman dies after getting trapped inside clothes donation box in Toronto

Woman dies after getting trapped inside clothes donation box in Toronto

Chu said the city doesn't allow donation bins on city property, except for the ones at the Eco-Centre recycling depot on Still Creek Avenue. If it's not feasible for an organization to remove their ...

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Malaysia's Sultan Muhammad V Abdicates, Forcing Royals To Pick A New King

Malaysia's Sultan Muhammad V Abdicates, Forcing Royals To Pick A New King

It did not give a reason for his resignation but said it would take effect immediately. No Malaysian monarch has stepped away from the throne since the country gained independence from the United Ki...

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Two American ISIS Jihadis Captured in Syria

Two American ISIS Jihadis Captured in Syria

A Houston native is one of two Americans captured in Syria who are accused of defending ISIS, according to Syrian Democratic Forces. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a war mo...

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US Syria withdrawal must be done with allies' defence 'assured': Bolton

US Syria withdrawal must be done with allies' defence 'assured': Bolton

Previously, a U.S. defense official told CNN that the United States expected Turkey to make various requests for support - including for airstrikes in Syria - but the USA would first seek assura...

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Trump’s new Pentagon chief recuses himself from matters involving boeing

Trump’s new Pentagon chief recuses himself from matters involving boeing

During televised remarks ahead of his first cabinet meeting of 2019, Trump claimed he had "essentially fired" Mattis, even though the former Pentagon chief had pointedly quit his post over multiple ...

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USA and China to hold trade talks in Beijing next week

USA and China to hold trade talks in Beijing next week

American officials worry those might erode USA industrial leadership, and complain that China's technological prowess is underpinned by the theft of intellectual property from US firms. The Dow was ...

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Man charged with murder in Houston girl Jazmine Barnes' death

Man charged with murder in Houston girl Jazmine Barnes' death

Before the arrest, police had released a sketch of the suspect Thursday compiled from descriptions from Jazmine's mother and three sisters. Jazmine Barnes was shot and killed in the east part of...

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Netanyahu Says Israel to Continue Withstanding 'Iran’s Aggression' in Syria

Earlier on Sunday, Bolton said there was no timetable for the pullout of American forces in northeastern Syria , but insisted it was not an unlimited commitment. position against the use of chemical ...

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Pence, Senior Trump Officials to Receive Raises

Pence, Senior Trump Officials to Receive Raises

The increases were the result of Congress' failure to renew a long-standing freeze on raises for high-ranking officials and political appointees. Cabinet secretaries making $199,700 per year will se...

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NSA Ajit Doval meets Afghan counterpart Hamdullah Mohib in India

NSA Ajit Doval meets Afghan counterpart Hamdullah Mohib in India

Close bilateral consultations like this week's visit to Delhi of National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib may not always yield dramatic headlines, but are the basis of India's ability to help Afghani...

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DeAndre Hopkins to donate playoff check to family of slain girl

DeAndre Hopkins to donate playoff check to family of slain girl

They said the man had stubble, like a 5 o'clock shadow, and was wearing a black hoodie. Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said in a press conference on Thursday that the suspect could have changed his facia...

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Ukrainian Orthodox Church breaks away from Russian influence

Ukrainian Orthodox Church breaks away from Russian influence

The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, wants the Ukrainian church to stay within Moscow's orbit, and has warned of "a heavy dispute, if not bloodshed" over attempts to reassign ownership of church p...

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Saudi prosecutors seek death penalty for Khashoggi suspects

Saudi prosecutors seek death penalty for Khashoggi suspects

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Speaking to press members in Geneva, Ravina Shamdasani reiterated the office's call for an independent investigation, "with global involvement", into the incide...

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USA issues new China travel warning amid heightened tensions

USA issues new China travel warning amid heightened tensions

The latest advice also warns of "special restrictions" on those who hold dual US-Chinese citizenship. The guidance warned that authorities in Beijing have used so-called "exit bans" to keep US citiz...

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India rejects Donald Trump’s remarks belittling contribution in Afghanistan

India rejects Donald Trump’s remarks belittling contribution in Afghanistan

After his first cabinet meeting in the New Year, Trump mockingly referred to one of his conversations with Modi in the past when the Indian prime minister reportedly told about building a library in...

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1 killed, 16yo attacker arrested after stabbing at Scientology HQ in Sydney

1 killed, 16yo attacker arrested after stabbing at Scientology HQ in Sydney

Detective Chief Inspector Simon Jones fronted media a short time ago, confirming the 16-year-old had attended the facility in the early afternoon, and had been asked to leave the premises by staff a...

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Pelosi not ruling out impeachment proceedings

Pelosi not ruling out impeachment proceedings

President Donald Trump says he remains "ready and willing" to work with Democrats to pass a government spending bill even as he refuses to budge over funding for his long-promised border wall. "We...

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Taiwan reunification with China 'inevitable', says Xi Jinping

Taiwan reunification with China 'inevitable', says Xi Jinping

China and Taiwan have been ruled separately since the Chinese civil war of the 1940s, when Chiang Kai-shek's Nationalists lost to Mao Zedong's Communists. Xi sought to reassure people in Taiwan that t...

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Kim Jong Un Issues U.S

Kim Jong Un Issues U.S

It was in last year's New Year's message that Mr Kim announced North Korea would take part in the Winter Olympics hosted by the South, which led to a thaw in relations. He also called for an end to ...

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Border patrol agents repel migrant caravan 'violent mob' with tear gas

Border patrol agents repel migrant caravan 'violent mob' with tear gas

This group of migrants thought security at the US-Mexico border would be more relaxed in the early hours of New Year's Day. Agents used pepper spray upwind and tear gas of the migrants to try and de...

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