At least 3 U.S. servicemembers die in Syria explosion claimed by ISIS

The death toll in an attack on USA and coalition troops in the northern Syrian town of Manbij is rising, with the bombing raising questions about what happens once US forces pull out for good. Multiple videos of helicopters in the area were posted... More..

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Huge Rotating Ice Disc Mysteriously Forms In River
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Huge Rotating Ice Disc Mysteriously Forms In River

An enormous icy disk doing a solitary pirouette on the Presumpscot River is dazzling observers, local and distant, alike. It first made waves across the United States thanks to incredible drone footage filmed...More..

Confirmation Hearing of Attorney General Nominee William Barr
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Confirmation Hearing of Attorney General Nominee William Barr

Democrats have anxious that Trump may try to quash Mueller's findings when he concludes his work. Barr, who served in the same role under the administration of President George H.W. He said he had written a s...More..

by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

China's exports shrink most in two years, raising risks for global economy

Analysts polled by Reuters had expected December shipments from the world's largest exporter to have risen 3 percent, slowing from 5.4 percent in November. China will work to straighten out trade frictions wi...More..

Trump blocks off-ramp for Republicans suggesting an end to government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump blocks off-ramp for Republicans suggesting an end to government shutdown

But that may be wishful thinking, given that Sen. "Other presidents have called many national emergencies for things of lesser importance, frankly, than this, ' Trump said on Saturday night in a live teleph...More..

Photo Shows Jayme Closs Reunited With Aunt, Dog After Rescue
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Photo Shows Jayme Closs Reunited With Aunt, Dog After Rescue

Subsequently, he allegedly fled the scene with Jayme and held her captive for almost three months at a home in Gordon, about 70 miles away. Patterson attorneys Charles Glynn and Richard Jones said in a statem...More..

Cargo Plane Crashes at Iran’s Karaj Airport
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Cargo Plane Crashes at Iran’s Karaj Airport

This item is being updated ... Emergency crews work at the site of the plane crash on Monday. Fath airport belongs to Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards Corps, and is located in the central Iranian provin...More..

Trump dodges question on whether he has worked for Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump dodges question on whether he has worked for Russian Federation

The investigation the FBI opened into Mr. Trump also had a criminal aspect, which has always been publicly known: whether his firing of Mr. Comey constituted obstruction of justice. Citing current and former US...More..

Hezbollah Helping Hamas Broadcast Reach Israeli Capital
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Hezbollah Helping Hamas Broadcast Reach Israeli Capital

According to Al-Hadath TV channel, the Israeli planes attacked Iranian military warehouses near the airport, which are used by the Hezbollah militias, fighting on the side of the government's army. The United...More..

by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Federal Bureau of Investigation 'checked if Trump was working for Russia'

Johnson speculated that Trump felt "burned earlier by leaks of other private conversations" between him and other world leaders, prompting his effort to keep interactions with Putin from members of his own ad...More..

Turkey Hails Pompeo Comments Over Defense Against 'Terrorists'
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Turkey Hails Pompeo Comments Over Defense Against 'Terrorists'

The U.S. -led military coalition in Syria started the process of withdrawing troops from the embattled region, a U.S. military official said Friday. About 2,000 USA military personnel are reported to be dep...More..

While You Were in Shul: Israel Attacked Iranian Warehouse in Damascus
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

While You Were in Shul: Israel Attacked Iranian Warehouse in Damascus

The tunnel will now be destroyed. On Sunday morning Benjamin Netanyahu said that the Israeli Air Force had targeted Iranian targets in Syria . The Israeli attack, if confirmed, will be the latest in a ...More..

Top Republicans Oppose Border
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Top Republicans Oppose Border "Emergency" As US Shutdown Drags On

Thirteen percent blame both equally. Gov. Ricardo Rossello said the wall should not be funded "on the pain and suffering" of US citizens who have faced tragedy after a natural disaster. However, the Democra...More..

Increased risk United Kingdom parliament acts to frustrate Britain's European Union exit - Brexit minister
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Increased risk United Kingdom parliament acts to frustrate Britain's European Union exit - Brexit minister

Theresa May's Brexit deal looks set to suffer a landslide defeat in the House of Commons on Tuesday. Writing in the Sunday Express , Mrs May said: "You, the British people, voted to leave". On the other s...More..

FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia

Baker, who served as FBI general counsel until late 2017", the report said. The inquiry forced counterintelligence investigators to evaluate whether Trump was a potential threat to national security, and ...More..

Investigation into bus crash that killed 3 in Ottawa continues
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Investigation into bus crash that killed 3 in Ottawa continues

The crash took place west of downtown at 3:50 p.m., just as dusk was beginning to settle on the coldest day of the winter so far in Canada's capital. Twenty-three people were hurt and taken to hospitals and t...More..

Saudi teen runaway leaves for Canada
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Saudi teen runaway leaves for Canada

The UN granted Qunun refugee status earlier this week, shortly after Thailand said it would not deport her amid global pressure from human rights groups and other supporters. Before boarding her flight to To...More..

Bernie Sanders adviser accused of harassing female staffer in 2016
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Bernie Sanders adviser accused of harassing female staffer in 2016

More than two dozen former staffers recently sent a letter to Sanders and his aides, seeking a meeting regarding the "sexual violence and harassment on the 2016 campaign" ahead of another bid for the presiden...More..

Mueller Met With Trump's Campaign Pollster, a Former Manafort Associate
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Mueller Met With Trump's Campaign Pollster, a Former Manafort Associate

Manafort was among the first Americans charged in Mueller's investigation and has been among the central characters in the case, having led the campaign during the Republican convention and as, U.S intelligence...More..

Ocasio-Cortez reportedly in line for banking post
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez reportedly in line for banking post

Her chief of staff also fired back at House Democratic lawmakers who spoke to Politico about Ocasio-Cortez. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) tapped into the nerd fanbase motherlode Friday when she quoted ...More..