Israeli lawmakers reach out to US Jews on anti-Semitism

According to an article in The Daily Beast , the 19-year-old suspect's name is Michael Kaydar. Now that the center, located in DeWitt, has received three terrorist threats since January, visitors will soon have to walk through a completely new e... More..

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Ugly incident as young Kenyan woman attacked near Indian capital

A female Nigerian student was attacked on Wednesday, while another five Nigerian students were attacked on Monday by a mob in a mall. India moved swiftly to assure Nigeria of action over attacks on four Niger...More..

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Two White House Officials Gave Devin Nunes "Incidental" Surveillance Info

When the White House was told she would not be silenced, a meeting of the House Intelligence Committee at which she was scheduled to give evidence was abruptly cancelled by its Republican chairman Devin Nu...More..

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Two White House officials gave surveillance information to Nunes

He held press conferences, one at the Capitol and one outside the West Wing, before and after his meeting with Trump. Yates served as acting attorney general in the early days of the Trump administration unti...More..

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Trump bombed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

That story also said it wasn't clear that the wiretaps turned up anything about the Trump campaign. Rep. Devin Nunes, a California Republican and chairman of the House intelligence committee, also rejected it...More..

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Jewish White House official named as source in Trump-Russia investigation

Comey's second round of testimony touched off a partisan fight among House investigators into Russia's meddling in the U.S. election, with Democrats saying they were angry Nunes canceled a public hearing with...More..

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White House invites Congress investigation leaders to view documents

The Trump administration sought to block former acting Attorney General Sally Yates from testifying in the House investigation of possible links between Russian officials and Donald Trump's campaign, according...More..

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White House invites lawmakers to view classified surveillance material

The committee's investigation has effectively ground to a halt after Nunes went to the White House last week with information of potential surveillance of Trump's aides, without telling Democrats on the committ...More..

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General Assembly passes HB2 repeal bill, sends it to the Governor

After the bill went into effect, the NCAA announced North Carolina would not be considered for championship events from 2018 to 2022. Signed by the previous Republican governor and often referred to as HB...More..

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Close Trump ally says health care an "open wound" among GOP lawmakers

But some members of Congress are already hinting they want to try again. Trump took office January 20, 2017, with a Republican held Congress. "I think it's more or less a warning shot". And if there's any ...More..

Vladimir Putin DENIES tampering in presidential election
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Vladimir Putin DENIES tampering in presidential election

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting of an integrated development of the Arctic at a military base in Alexandra Land Island of Frantz Josef Land Archipelago in the Arctic, Russia, Wednesday,...More..

Donald Trump and Chris Christie led a roundtable on opioid abuse
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Donald Trump and Chris Christie led a roundtable on opioid abuse

Two former allies of Gov. Chris Christie will be spending some time behind bars for their roles in the Bridgegate lane-closing scandal. Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff, was sentenced to 18-mont...More..

Senator criticizes House speaker on health care
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Senator criticizes House speaker on health care

Although Trump campaigned on promises not to engage in traditional Washington politics and vowed to "drain the swamp", Amash's tweet implies that the president is now involved with those same sorts of acts. "...More..

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Come look at intel material, White House tells House panel

The Times reported Thursday that Ezra Cohen-Watnick, according to several current USA officials, was one of two sources who provided Nunes with the intelligence. The House's investigation ground to a halt this...More..

Putin calls claims of US election meddling 'fictional'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Putin calls claims of US election meddling 'fictional'

Russian President Vladimir Putin reached into the annals of American history to deny meddling with the 2016 presidential election. Putin answered in kind, saying he would be glad to take part if such a meetin...More..

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Trump Trade Tweet Sets Tone for Tense First Meeting with China Leader

US President Donald Trump will host his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida next week, the first meeting between the two leaders amid serious differences over trade, North Kore...More..

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Texas church bus crash: 87-year-olds among the 13 killed

Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Conrad Hein also says just two of those in the church vehicle were hospitalized after surviving the crash Wednesday in northern Uvalde County about 75 miles (120.7 km) wes...More..

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South Korea's Park questioned at court hearing on arrest request

Park is accused of colluding with her decades-long friend Choi Soon-sil, who is now in custody, to receive tens of millions of USA dollars in bribes from Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong who is al...More..

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Tillerson, Turkish leaders struggle to resolve Kurds dispute

Asked whether the USA government would change its stance on the YPG/PKK, Tillerson again did not answer, saying only that discussions continued with all coalition members, including Turkey, over how to find sol...More..

Brad Hodge apologises to Virat Kohli over shoulder injury jibe
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Brad Hodge apologises to Virat Kohli over shoulder injury jibe

The " brain fade " drew a predictable reaction from his feisty Indian counterpart Virat Kohli, who claimed it was but one of several similar breaches by the tourists, an allegation Australia summarily dismissed...More..

US Launches Investigation Into Civilian Deaths in Mosul
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US Launches Investigation Into Civilian Deaths in Mosul

The UN said earlier this month that some 600,000 civilians were still in west Mosul, 400,000 of them trapped in siege-like conditions in the Old City. The number of Islamic State fighters who have been killed...More..

Le Pen's plan to exit the eurozone spooks French businesses
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Le Pen's plan to exit the eurozone spooks French businesses

She said that a show of support for the eurozone means the French "choose a model of governance imposed by the European Union " - which Le Pen also wants to exit. The FN, said Le Pen, did not believe in the di...More..

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Three civilians killed in clashes with security forces after encounter in Kashmir

One militant was killed in the operation and one weapon was recovered from the scene, said army spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia. Reports from Kashmir have said that people in Chadoora attempted to disrupt t...More..

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Netanyahu vows to move ahead on new settlement plan

Netanyahu had previously vowed to house dozens of families from Amona in a new settlement. An official statement said the construction will take place in the Emek Shilo area near Nablus. The move, which was...More..

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South Africa's president replaces finance minister

South Africa's rand and government bonds were on the back foot early on Wednesday over speculation of an imminent cabinet shake-up that could see Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan removed. "We objected both to ...More..

Al-Qaida steps up violence against Syrian government
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Al-Qaida steps up violence against Syrian government

Sunday's offensive began in the early morning when the Nusra Front and allied militant groups sent three suicide vehicle bombs, targeting military positions at the outskirts of the rebel-held Jobar neighborhood...More..

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Chicago man pleads not guilty to weapons charge after raid

Two Brazos Valley sheriffs have decided not to participate in a program with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that would have given deputies the authority to act as federal immigration agents. "He...More..

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Ukraine says killing of Putin critic a Russian 'terror act'

Natspolitsiyi spokesman Jaroslav Trakalo said: "Yes, I can confirm that the victim - former State Duma deputy Voronenkov". "We hope that the killer and those behind the murder will be exposed", Peskov s...More..

Trump administration pushes back deadline on border wall bids
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump administration pushes back deadline on border wall bids

Negotiators have made progress on the core elements of a dozen must-do funding bills but have ignored the White House's list of cuts in doing so. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. In January, the administrati...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Nunes, Comey clash on whether FBI chief invited to House Russia investigation

But Spicer said the White House never invoked executive privilege and said, "I hope she does testify". Nunes delivered the letter to the top Democrat on the investigation, Rep. "We encourage them to go ahea...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Why exactly is Trump hosting China president at Mar-a-Lago?

Despite Trump's fiery attacks on the campaign trail - accusing China of "raping" the USA economy and stealing millions of American jobs, among other things - his administration has taken a relatively hands-off ...More..

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Continues To Nosedive
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Continues To Nosedive

At the time of the inauguration, Trump had the lowest approval rating of any new president in recent history. But the presidential job approval ratings are subject to change. "T$3 he 18-29 cohort actually a...More..

Angela Merkel renews call for Turkey to cease 'Nazi' comparisons
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Angela Merkel renews call for Turkey to cease 'Nazi' comparisons

On Monday, Merkel once again called on Turkey to stop the Nazi comparisons and said Berlin reserved the right to block future appearances by Turkish officials if they did not comply with German law, which e...More..

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Francois Hollande Says No Trade Deal With UK Before Brexit

Brussels is expected to deliver its first response to London on Friday, followed by a summit of European Union leaders to adopt their own guidelines, possibly taking weeks before formal talks start. The pres...More..

Holocaust Survivor to ICE Acting Director: 'History Is Not on Your Side'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Holocaust Survivor to ICE Acting Director: 'History Is Not on Your Side'

Graciela Guzman was among the northwest-siders who came to the press conference Tuesday to try and get clarity on the incident, and to show support for the immigrant community. "It's totally a different story",...More..