Acting Armenian PM's bloc wins parliamentary vote - commission

The pro-business Prosperous Armenia party placed second with about 8 percent, and Bright Armenia won just over 6 percent. The Republican Party had seats in all successive parliaments from 1995 until now. "The general absence of electoral malfeasa... More..

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Comey: 'Use Every Breath We Have' to Oust Trump in 2020
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Comey: 'Use Every Breath We Have' to Oust Trump in 2020

However, it said Trump told Cohen to make illegal payments to adult-film actress Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen McDougal, both of whom claimed to have had affairs with Trump more than a decade ag...More..

Maria Butina, Accused Of Being Russian Agent, Reaches Plea Deal With Feds
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Maria Butina, Accused Of Being Russian Agent, Reaches Plea Deal With Feds

CNN reported on Monday that Butina had already begun to cooperate with prosecutors, citing one source familiar with the matter. Butina was prosecuted by US attorney's office in Washington , rather than spec...More..

Saudis refuse to extradite Khashoggi murder suspects
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Saudis refuse to extradite Khashoggi murder suspects

Ankara is ready to take the case regarding the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to an global court if necessary, Turkey's Minister of Justice Abdulhamit Gul said on Monday. US senators have calle...More..

Senators blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi's death
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Senators blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi's death

He sharply criticized the crown prince saying that there is a zero chance that he wasn't involved and stressed that the United States can not do business as usual with people like him, who is nothing but insa...More..

Vijay Mallya should be extradited, rules United Kingdom court
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Vijay Mallya should be extradited, rules United Kingdom court

He was talking to reporters outside the court. Westminster Magistrates' Court ruled that Mallya can be extradited to India to stand trial on the charges brought by the CBI and ED. The verdict on the s...More..

Top US Democrat says Trump may face jail over hush money
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Top US Democrat says Trump may face jail over hush money

But when Cohen pleaded guilty in August, prosecutors induced him to make an extraordinary statement in open court: the payments to the women were made "in coordination with and at the direction of" the candidat...More..

China Summons US Ambassador Over Huawei Official's Arrest
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

China Summons US Ambassador Over Huawei Official's Arrest

Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was arrested by Canadian authorities December 1 at the request of the United States . China's foreign ministry called on Canada to immediately release Huawe...More..

John Kelly Will Depart As Chief Of Staff, Trump Tells Reporters
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

John Kelly Will Depart As Chief Of Staff, Trump Tells Reporters

Ayers confirmed the decision in a tweet, thanking Trump and Pence for giving him the opportunity to work in the White House. Their differing styles of leadership - Trump's more carefree and Kelly's more strict ...More..

Top EU court rules UK can change mind over Brexit
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Top EU court rules UK can change mind over Brexit

Wire service the Associated Press reported the decision had the effect of " boosting the hopes of people who want to stay in the EU", and the remarkably well-timed ruling was made just one day before United ...More..

Trump Picks Army Chief of Staff as Next Top Military Adviser
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Trump Picks Army Chief of Staff as Next Top Military Adviser

US President Donald Trump is set to reveal his pick to become the next head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and apparently plans to make the announcement at Saturday's annual Army-Navy football game. He's also...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Adam Schiff: 'Very Real Prospect' Donald Trump Faces 'Jailtime'

In separate filings, Mueller's team detail how Cohen spoke to a Russian who "claimed to be a "trusted person" in the Russian Federation who could offer the campaign "political synergy" and 'synergy on a governm...More..

Lindsey Graham Vows To Push William Barr's Nomination Through The Judiciary Committee
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Lindsey Graham Vows To Push William Barr's Nomination Through The Judiciary Committee

Trump called Barr to return back to the head of Justice Department. However, the overriding sentiment from our membership is that he does not bring the type of historical animus or agenda that we saw from his p...More..

Saudis reject extraditing suspects to Turkey in Khashoggi murder
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Saudis reject extraditing suspects to Turkey in Khashoggi murder

That publication provided it to the Times , the paper said . Some of the details in the transcript seen by CNN's source have emerged in previous reports of the recording's content, but this is the fullest...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Mike Pence aide won’t be named Donald Trump’s next chief of staff

In a tweet, Mr Ayers confirmed his exit from the White House. A White House official tells the AP that Trump and Ayers could not reach agreement on Ayers' length of service. Ayers, who has young triplets, had...More..

First Alert Days: Winter Storm Warning remains in effect through noon Monday
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

First Alert Days: Winter Storm Warning remains in effect through noon Monday

As of Sunday morning, at least 6 inches of snow had fallen in Durham County and more than 4 inches had fallen in Raleigh, according to the National Weather Service and Durham County Sheriff's Office. Offici...More..

Trump Says Trade Talks With China 'Going Very Well'
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Trump Says Trade Talks With China 'Going Very Well'

There's no official, confirmed statement of what China agreed as part of the deal, although U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that China had already agreed to lower tariffs on American cars, and Bloomberg ...More..

Donald Trump RIDICULED for claiming Michael Cohen filing ‘TOTALLY CLEARS the President’
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Donald Trump RIDICULED for claiming Michael Cohen filing ‘TOTALLY CLEARS the President’

Although Trump hasn't been charged with any crimes, the question of whether a president can even be prosecuted while in office is a matter of legal dispute. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Friday tha...More..

Theresa May expected to delay Brexit vote, demand better deal
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Theresa May expected to delay Brexit vote, demand better deal

A second referendum is seen by some ministers as the only way to solve the Brexit problem and avert a constitutional crisis, May, however is refusing to change her position believing she will win Tuesday's vo...More..

by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

IDF Fires at Three Suspected Hezbollah Terrorists Approaching Israeli Border

On Thursday, the military announced that it had uncovered a second Hezbollah tunnel crossing into Israeli territory, Haaretz reported. Israel is also concerned about Hezbollah obtaining precision-missiles and...More..

Dying-row inmate chooses fried hen, awaits court docket rulings
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Dying-row inmate chooses fried hen, awaits court docket rulings

David Earl Miller , 61, was put to death at 7:25 pm (0125 GMT) at a high security prison in Nashville, authorities said, over the beating and stabbing death of a young woman with a mental disability. But the i...More..

Russian Federation says detained Ukrainian sailors not war prisoners
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Russian Federation says detained Ukrainian sailors not war prisoners

The official goal of the Treaty is to promote transparency in military activities - but in this case it seems to have been carried out to show support to Ukraine as tensions keep growing with the Kremlin. The U...More..

Northam declares state of emergency in advance of expected winter storm
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Northam declares state of emergency in advance of expected winter storm

Lawrence counties will also see some snow, according to the National Weather Service in Burlington, Vt., but are not under any warnings at this time. The exact track of the storm will determine accumulation...More..

At least six killed in Italy nightclub stampede
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

At least six killed in Italy nightclub stampede

The dead included three girls, two boys and a woman. The dead teenagers' ages ranged from 14 to 16 and the mother who was killed was 39, said Col. Cristian Carrozza, commander of the Ancona province Carabin...More..

FBI investigated four Americans on Russian Federation collusion suspicions: Comey
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

FBI investigated four Americans on Russian Federation collusion suspicions: Comey

Meanwhile, prosecutors said Friday that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied about his contacts with a Russian associate. Comey wasn't pleased either, telling reporters, "We're talking abou...More..

Man who plowed into Charlottesville crowd guilty of 1st-degree murder
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Man who plowed into Charlottesville crowd guilty of 1st-degree murder

Heyer, a 32-year-old paralegal, was demonstrating with dozens of others against the " Unite the Right " rally when Fields drove his auto into the crowd after a day of tense clashes between members of alt-right ...More..

Dad flies out in hunt for missing Brit backpacker
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Dad flies out in hunt for missing Brit backpacker

The investigation into the disappearance of English tourist Grace Millane has revealed several of her belongings are missing, including her passport. David Millane, her father, arrived in New Zealand on Frida...More..

Body found in hunt for missing British backpacker Grace Millane
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Body found in hunt for missing British backpacker Grace Millane

The 22-year-old, from Essex in the United Kingdom, went missing on December 1 in the New Zealand city the day before her birthday. "It is an unbearable time for the Millane family and our hearts go out to the...More..

Theresa May agrees to BBC Brexit debate, but Jeremy Corbyn prefers ITV
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Theresa May agrees to BBC Brexit debate, but Jeremy Corbyn prefers ITV

In a tweet on its news press feed, the BBC said: 'We've just heard the prime minister has accepted the BBC's offer to take part in a debate on the Brexit deal on Sunday December 9. People voted for Brexit a...More..

German chancellor Angela Merkel's party elects new leader after 18-year reign
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

German chancellor Angela Merkel's party elects new leader after 18-year reign

The 56-year-old Kramp-Karrenbauer has been the CDU's general secretary, in charge of day-to-day political strategy, since February. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer narrowly defeated Friedrich Merz, a one-time Merkel...More..