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Dec 25 2018

Democrats slam Trump for Dow's historic Christmas Eve collapse

The partial federal shutdown was expected to drag into Christmas as President Donald Trump and congressional leaders remained stuck in a standoff over his border w...

Dec 25 2018

Trump, Democrats trade jibes as partial government shutdown rumbles on

The first day of the shutdown played out unevenly. The current Congress reassembles on Thursday after the Christmas holiday. However, Republican lawmakers clai...

Dec 24 2018

Trump loses his envoy to anti-IS coalition over Syria plan

The move comes as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke with Trump by telephone on December 23, with the two leaders agreeing on military and diplomatic coordina...

Dec 24 2018

Children still able to track Santa despite United States shutdown

MOTHER OF SMALL THINGS All of us could do with a little bit of magic in our livesHow do you know that your child has grown up? "These children have some really heart-wren...

Dec 24 2018

U.S. in a 'destructive Trump Shutdown' over $5B border wall

The U.S. House and Senate convened Saturday noon on Capitol Hill, hoping to reach a deal to end the partial government shutdown that began at midnight, after failed a...

Dec 24 2018

Israel reaffirms plans to keep Iran at bay in Syria

Erdogan described the conversation as "fruitful. discussing many issues ranging from increasing coordination to developments in Syria". The abrupt resignation of De...

Dec 24 2018

Order signed for USA military's controversial Syria exit

US President Donald Trump late Sunday said his Turkish counterpart assured him that any remaining Islamic State group fighters in Syria will be eliminated, after Tr...

Dec 24 2018

At least 43 killed after volcano-triggered tsunami hits Indonesia

The tally of missing is 57 but the numbers are expected to rise. Prof Dougal Jerram from the University of Oslo said: "Tsunamis can be caused by volcanically induced la...

Dec 24 2018

Colorado woman likely killed at home; fiance charged

Sources told ABC News Friday morning that the investigation "unfolded rapidly in the last 48 hours, and police no longer believe Kelsey is alive ". Authorities also d...

Dec 22 2018

Trump Supporter Launches $1 Billion GoFundMe Campaign to Finance Border Wall

The veteran added he was "shocked" by the number of Democrats who want the wall built due to reports that the majority of Americans oppose the wall. Kolfage lost both...

Dec 22 2018

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancer removed from lungs

She said in an interview earlier this year that she thinks she has at least five more years on the Supreme Court . The Supreme Court takes a winter break, but as lon...

Dec 21 2018

House vote sends major criminal justice overhaul to Pres

The U.S. Conference of Mayors, also a bipartisan organization, also supports the bill, the org said in an open letter to Sen. The US House voted overwhelmingly Thur...

Dec 21 2018

Chinese Government responsible for global cyber campaign - GCSB

The two hackers are part of a cyber-espionage group that's been on the radar of cyber-security firms all over the world under codenames such as APT10 (FireEye), Red Apo...

Dec 21 2018

Trump lashes out over foundation shutdown - 12/19/2018 10:49:26 AM

She said there had been a "shocking pattern of illegality involving the Trump Foundation -- including unlawful coordination with the Trump presidential campaign, repeat...

Dec 21 2018

US envoy on North Korea visits border village amid stalemate

The nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang have stalled since a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June, when...

Dec 21 2018

Shutdown chances jump as Trump demands money for his border wall

Trump has not said if he will support a temporary funding measure approved by the Senate, though his White House has made clear it will review whatever can pass Congr...

Dec 20 2018

Trump Claims Victory Over Islamic State in Syria

Marco Rubio of Florida said the withdrawal would be a " grave error with broader implications" beyond the fight against IS. "Defeating a physical caliphate is one pha...

Dec 20 2018

Trump administration moves to officially ban bump stocks

Therefore, "persons in possession of bump-stock-type devices must divest themselves of the devices before the effective date of the final rule", the announcement said. It...

Dec 20 2018

Trump plans full withdrawal of United States troops from Syria

Netanyahu in a statement said he had spoken over the past two days with US President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about their intention to withdraw ...