Prosecutors Expose Trump Hush Money Payments, Russian Contacts

Federal prosecutors filed new court papers Friday directly implicating President Donald Trump in plans to buy women's silence as far back as 2014 and offering new evidence of Russian efforts to forge a political alliance with Trump before he became... More..

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North Carolina congressional candidate withdraws concession
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

North Carolina congressional candidate withdraws concession

Whether it's one election or multiple elections, the cost is going to be as much as $50,000 or more for Robeson County, he said . The board released documents showing that McCrae Dowless , the contractor hi...More..

Ecuador: UK gave enough guarantees for Assange to leave embassy
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Ecuador: UK gave enough guarantees for Assange to leave embassy

Mr Moreno said today that Mr Assange still faces jail time in Britain for violating bail terms when he sought sanctuary to avoid extradition to Sweden so authorities could quiz him as part of a sexual assault...More..

Kelly expected to resign soon, no longer on speaking terms with Trump
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Kelly expected to resign soon, no longer on speaking terms with Trump

Most of Mueller's other interviewees were part of the Trump election campaign or presidential transition. "I appreciate his service very much", he added. And his handling of domestic violence accusations agai...More..

Hezbollah Operative Caught on Camera in 'Attack Tunnel' to Israel, Claims IDF
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Hezbollah Operative Caught on Camera in 'Attack Tunnel' to Israel, Claims IDF

Israel's military said this week it had identified a number of passages and sent diggers and troops close to the frontier to block them. "There is an exaggeration in the way it [the operation] was presented,...More..

UNGA Adopts Resolution Calling for End to Israel’s Occupation of Palestine
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

UNGA Adopts Resolution Calling for End to Israel’s Occupation of Palestine

The U.S. urged a simple majority vote on the resolution but just before the final vote, Kuwait and Bolivia were able to get a narrow majority to adopt a rule requiring a two-thirds majority for the resolution's...More..

North Korea holds funeral for anti-colonial veteran Kim Chol Man
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

North Korea holds funeral for anti-colonial veteran Kim Chol Man

Satellite images viewed by CNN showed that the Yeongjeo-dong missile base and a nearby, previously unreported site were not only active but were being upgraded. President Donald Trump's foreign policy advisor...More..

Man arrested over MURDER of British backpacker Grace Millane in New Zealand
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Man arrested over MURDER of British backpacker Grace Millane in New Zealand

Grace Millane's father David said his daughter had been excited about coming to New Zealand and had bombarded the family with images of her adventures since arriving. "Of course it's tough, everyone who is a ...More..

Sweden to host Yemen peace talks as coalition agrees Houthi fighters evacuation
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Sweden to host Yemen peace talks as coalition agrees Houthi fighters evacuation

The proposed UN-brokered peace talks have been backed by both the rebels and the Saudi-led government and were expected to take place in Sweden this week. Iran has also signaled support, urging all sides "to ...More..

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's departure could be imminent
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's departure could be imminent

Kelly, these people say". But President Donald Trump is apparently treating the retired Marine general like he's already gone. The expected departure would end a tumultuous tenure for Kelly, who was brought...More..

PM Imran to reply to Trump letter
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

PM Imran to reply to Trump letter

Gen. Ghafoor again rejected allegations his country is allowing the Taliban to plan attacks inside Afghanistan .He said Pakistani security forces have eliminated all terrorist sanctuaries on their side and a...More..

Trump to nominate Heather Nauert for UN ambassador: White House officials
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Trump to nominate Heather Nauert for UN ambassador: White House officials

Nauert won't face an easy confirmation. Still, with Trump, no staffing decision is final until he makes the formal announcement, since he has been known to change course in the past. WASHINGTON: Less than tw...More..

Huawei exec accused of fraud over Iran sanctions
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Huawei exec accused of fraud over Iran sanctions

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, 46, who is also the daughter of the company founder, was arrested on December 1 at the request of the United States . The U.S.is accusing the company of using subsidiary Skycom to ...More..

New Zealand police search for 22-year-old British tourist
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

New Zealand police search for 22-year-old British tourist

Her family in the United Kingdom raised the alarm on Monday and Detective Inspector Scott Beard said her disappearance was "out of character". "She hasn't really replied to any messages between the family and...More..

Expect Two Wildly Different Stories After James Comey's House Testimony
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Expect Two Wildly Different Stories After James Comey's House Testimony

Comey said he might answer questions after the interview, which is expected to last much of the day. So far, it doesn't seem like they're getting very far, and according Issa, Comey isn't too broken up about ...More..

Father Makes Bully Daughter Walk Eight Kilometres To School
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Father Makes Bully Daughter Walk Eight Kilometres To School

Cox said he hopes that any child who watches understands that bullying is not acceptable "everywhere". The video has received both praise and criticism from a host of viewers. Mr Cox follows behind her in h...More..

Trump Mulling Former US Attorney General Barr to Replace Jeff Sessions
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Trump Mulling Former US Attorney General Barr to Replace Jeff Sessions

Bush. Respected by Republicans. Respected by Democrats. But depending on how long the confirmation process takes, it is not clear how much of the investigation would remain by the time a new attorney genera...More..

Trump Announces Bill Barr As His Attorney General Pick
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Trump Announces Bill Barr As His Attorney General Pick

Bush, is emerging as a consensus candidate to succeed Jeff Sessions as attorney general, two sources familiar with President Donald Trump's thinking tell CNN. Rosenstein appointed Mueller following Sessio...More..

Luxembourg to become first country to make all public transport free
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Luxembourg to become first country to make all public transport free

The tiny European Union country of Luxembourg is seeking to make travel free on its trains, trams and buses as part of efforts to reduce traffic congestion and air pollution. Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier ...More..

Lone Wisconsin Republican Who Opposed Stealing Democrats’ Power Explains Why
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Lone Wisconsin Republican Who Opposed Stealing Democrats’ Power Explains Why

Republicans said it is a coincidence. A bill that won Senate approval on a 25-12 vote over Democrats' objections would influence how Benson implements a new voter-approved constitutional amendment that establis...More..

Police Probe Bomb Threat At Building Housing CNN’s New York Offices
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Police Probe Bomb Threat At Building Housing CNN’s New York Offices

Employees have been evacuated and the NYPD is investigating. The network is airing taped programming due to the disruption, including "Anderson Cooper 360" on the East Coast. This was the third time that CN...More..

Father: Body Found In Costa Rica Is My Missing Daughter
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Father: Body Found In Costa Rica Is My Missing Daughter

Espinoza said all data gathered indicates the body is Stefaniak's; however, investigators are waiting to compare fingerprints from the body with Federal Bureau of Investigation records and noted dental and DNA ...More..

Trump reportedly picks Heather Nauert to be United Nations ambassador
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Trump reportedly picks Heather Nauert to be United Nations ambassador

Nauert was a breaking news anchor on Trump's favorite television show, "Fox & Friends", when she was tapped to be the face and voice of the administration's foreign policy. In addition to that role, Ms Nauert w...More..

Trump Threatens to Close the Entire Southern Border
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Trump Threatens to Close the Entire Southern Border

Bush's funeral proceedings, according to a source briefed on the talks. Illegal immigration was a central theme of Trump's presidential bid, and he repeatedly invoked the issue ahead of the November 6 congres...More..

Saudi Arabia CRISIS: Turkey demands Khashoggi suspects' extradition as new warrants issued
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Saudi Arabia CRISIS: Turkey demands Khashoggi suspects' extradition as new warrants issued

Despite Donald Trump's desire to maintain close ties to Saudi Arabia , several of his fellow Republicans have joined Democrats in blaming the crown prince for Khashoggi's death and backing legislation to r...More..

Indian policeman, civilian killed by stone-pelting mob over 'cow slaughter'
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Indian policeman, civilian killed by stone-pelting mob over 'cow slaughter'

Abhishek Kumar son of deceased cop Subodh Kumar who was shot dead yesterday during Bulandshahr clashes, on Tuesday presented a fearless face amid the unfortunate loss and asserted that his father always wante...More..

Police launch coordinated raids on Italian mafia in Europe
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Police launch coordinated raids on Italian mafia in Europe

Authorities said they conducted raids in Germany, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands in a crackdown on the 'Ndrangheta , a southern Italy-based organized crime group. Deputy Prime Minister Luigi di Maio hailed...More..

Wisconsin Republicans work overnight on lame-duck bills
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Wisconsin Republicans work overnight on lame-duck bills

In the early morning hours of a lame-duck session Wednesday, state lawmakers approved legislation that would prevent Governor-elect Tony Evers and Attorney General-elect Josh Kaul from carrying out their c...More..

South Korea’s Moon: Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un’s wishes
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

South Korea’s Moon: Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un’s wishes

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un could still visit Seoul for the first time in the next few weeks, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said today, describing the possible trip as a major boost in efforts to m...More..

U.S. Military Personnel Missing After 'Mishap' Off Coast Of Japan
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

U.S. Military Personnel Missing After 'Mishap' Off Coast Of Japan

The Marines released a statement Wednesday that gave few details about the incident. A Facebook posting by the III Marine Expeditionary Force said the incident took place 200 miles (320km) off the coast. Th...More..