Erdogan says he will meet with Putin over United States withdrawal from Syria

President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to pull troops out of Syria has handed the fight against Islamic State over to Turkey - and effectively given Ankara the green light to push into remaining Kurdish-controlled areas in northern Syria. More..

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Christmas 2018: Celebrations held across India with fervour and love
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Christmas 2018: Celebrations held across India with fervour and love

He acknowledged the role of Christian brethren not only towards the creation of Pakistan but also for its progress, the Inter-Services Public Relations said. "Jesus Christ was born and preached peace in Israel"...More..

North Korea ordered to pay $500M to family of Otto Warmbier
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

North Korea ordered to pay $500M to family of Otto Warmbier

Howell awarded $15 million to each of Warmbier's parents for the emotional anguish of living through their son's disappearance, detention and death. Howell of the US District Court for the District of Columb...More..

MSNBC Panelist Attacks Trump For Visiting Troops In Iraq
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

MSNBC Panelist Attacks Trump For Visiting Troops In Iraq

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet members of the military and their families during Christmas dinner at Anderson Hall on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, Dec. Talking to r...More..

Trump to kid about believing in Santa: 'At 7 it's marginal, right?'
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trump to kid about believing in Santa: 'At 7 it's marginal, right?'

However, Trump asked her, "Because at 7, it's marginal , right?" The youngster told the Post and Courier that she and her sister, 10, and brother, 5, had left iced sugar cookies and chocolate milk for Sant...More..

Trump, Erdogan 'coordinate' to avoid Syria power vacuum
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Trump, Erdogan 'coordinate' to avoid Syria power vacuum

According to Assad, "it also goes without saying that Trump's role as president is to keep his Empire's economy above water". "Now ISIS is largely defeated and other local countries, including Turkey , should ...More..

Fact-Free Border Wall Fundraiser Raises Millions for Trump's Stupid Wall
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Fact-Free Border Wall Fundraiser Raises Millions for Trump's Stupid Wall

There are some worthy GoFundMes, some silly GoFundMes, and then there is this GoFundMe , which has raised almost $7 million dollars for Donald Trump's goddamn border wall in just three days. Kolfage cited ...More..

US says 8-year-old Guatemalan boy dies in immigration custody
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

US says 8-year-old Guatemalan boy dies in immigration custody

The boy was given amoxicillin and Ibuprofen for a cold and a fever and released by the hospital, but he returned later in the evening with worsening symptoms. CBP promised "an independent and thorough review of...More..

Chicago To Get 'Wintry Mix,' Not Downy Snow, On Christmas
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Chicago To Get 'Wintry Mix,' Not Downy Snow, On Christmas

Christmas Day on Tuesday, Dec. 25 will be mostly sunny with a high around 40, but winds of around 10 miles per hour will make it feel like it's between 20 and 30 degrees. We should dry out by morning on Chris...More..

President Erdogan has invited Trump to visit Turkey in 2019
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

President Erdogan has invited Trump to visit Turkey in 2019

He said Turkish military officials are in contact with their United States counterparts, adding that further information on the roadmap's timetable will be released once it is finalized. The SDF and representat...More..

Mostly sunny to partly cloudy Christmas Eve
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Mostly sunny to partly cloudy Christmas Eve

Thursday , December 27, and Friday , December 28, will also be distinctly un-Christmassy weather wise, with highs of 7C on both days. Highs in the mid 30's. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Rain before 7 p....More..

Sydney Olympic Park: Residents evacuated from 'cracking' tower, with trains cancelled
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Sydney Olympic Park: Residents evacuated from 'cracking' tower, with trains cancelled

Some residents have returned to the Sydney Olympic Park high rise that authorities feared was at risk of collapse but it will be a grim Christmas for others after 51 units were deemed unsafe. The building has...More..

Special forces retake cargo ship after migrants threatened staff
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Special forces retake cargo ship after migrants threatened staff

The operator of the cargo ship Grande Tema said the men had been discovered stowed away on the vessel, which traveled from Nigeria to England. The men have been detained under the Immigration Act, accordi...More..

USA shutdown could stretch into January, Trump aide warns
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

USA shutdown could stretch into January, Trump aide warns

The standoff between Trump and Senate Democrats led to the closure of about one-quarter of the United States federal government on midnight Friday, and with most of Congress out of town for the Christmas ...More..

NORAD's Santa Tracker Promises to Continue Running Despite US Government Shutdown
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

NORAD's Santa Tracker Promises to Continue Running Despite US Government Shutdown

But any concerned parties can breathe easy knowing that in spite of a government shutdown that may or may not continue on through the new year , the government organization that's tracked Santa's Christmas Eve...More..

Donald Trump says discussed ‘highly coordinated’ Syria pullout with Turkey President Erdogan
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Donald Trump says discussed ‘highly coordinated’ Syria pullout with Turkey President Erdogan

Turkey had since made multiple attempts to capture the region, but US troops in the area provided an obstacle. US President Donald Trump in Washington, US, March 22, 2018. " Mattis understood this", Macron...More..

Israel to hold parliamentary elections in April, Benjamin Netanyahu's office says
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Israel to hold parliamentary elections in April, Benjamin Netanyahu's office says

Mr Netanyahu, who has been in office since 2009, said the decision was a "unanimous" one and the poll will be held in April. The government was expected to dissolve the Knesset by a parliamentary vote in the ...More..

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , politics, donald trump, notorious rbg
by | Monday, December 24, 2018

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , politics, donald trump, notorious rbg

Ginsburg has survived colorectal cancer , pancreatic cancer and now it looks as if she has defeated lung cancer . Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said Ginsburg, one of the court's nine justices, underwen...More..

Supreme Court won't let Trump administration begin enforcing asylum ban
by | Monday, December 24, 2018

Supreme Court won't let Trump administration begin enforcing asylum ban

On Friday , the Supreme Court refused the request . "The Supreme Court doesn't like to be rushed, and Chief Justice Roberts in particular doesn't like to be rushed", said Toobin. -Mexico border: Immigrants...More..

U.S. government shutdown could stretch to Thursday
by | Sunday, December 23, 2018

U.S. government shutdown could stretch to Thursday

Rubio said that earlier in the week the Republicans went with their funding bill, which included $1.3bn for general border security but nothing specifically for a wall, because Pence had told them the White Hou...More..