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Republican wins pricey $79m Georgia race

Republican wins pricey $79m Georgia race

A day after the election, Democrats are left with the bitter hope of another tighter-than-usual margin, still searching for a contest where anti-Trump energy and flush campaign coffers actually add up...

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Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral

Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral

A rabbi was officiating at the public service, which was closed to the news media. "It doesn't really feel real yet". Clearly there are some people who know him and went to school with him. However ...

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Donald Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 US election

Donald Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 US election

Grimes says Kentucky's voting equipment is not connected to the internet. PAM FESSLER, BYLINE: The first question is, what exactly did the Russians try to do in last year's elections? Kentucky S...

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Champs-Elysees attacker pledged allegiance to IS

Champs-Elysees attacker pledged allegiance to IS

He was born in Argenteuil, a Paris suburb, Molins said. Monday's incident was the second time French security forces had been confronted with terrorism on the Champs-Elysees in two months, the prose...

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Bernie Sanders to hold health care rally in Columbus on Sunday

According to the event announcement, Senator Sanders hopes to put pressure on Senator Portman and other Republicans to vote against a repeal of the Affordable Care Act. "Premiums are too high". My goa...

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Anti-Sharia rallies draw counter-protests, arrests

Anti-Sharia rallies draw counter-protests, arrests

This is a march against Sharia law and for human rights. In their view, the rallies are part of a wave of anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant sentiment fueled by President Donald Trump, who called for ...

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HWL Semi-Finals: Malaysia beat India 3-2 in quarter-finals

HWL Semi-Finals: Malaysia beat India 3-2 in quarter-finals

Malaysia started the match on a cautious note after heavy defeats (2-5 to world number one Argentina and 3-7 to host England before winning 1-0 against world number 12 South Korea) but picked up mo...

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Donald Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

The Trump administration has prioritized the short term - preventing North Korea from developing a nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can strike the US mainland. Since his in...

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Islamic extremists storm school, take students hostage in Phillipines

Islamic extremists storm school, take students hostage in Phillipines

Later, military spokesman Brig. "They've withdrawn, they are no longer there". He added that troops were in pursuit of the militants. Government troops have retaken early Wednesday evening a schoo...

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Thousands Mourn Otto Warmbier at Ohio Funeral

Doctors last week said he suffered a "severe neurological injury" of unknown cause. He'd been accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner while visiting North Korea. "No conclusions about the cau...

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The song that begat 'Baby Driver,' a quasi-musical on wheels

The song that begat 'Baby Driver,' a quasi-musical on wheels

Kevin Spacey says there was a party atmosphere amongst the cast on " Baby Driver ". "It was a really heartbreaking decision to have to walk away after having worked on it for so long, because me and ...

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British PM To EU Citizens' Rights In UK

May had previously refused to guarantee the rights of European Union citizens in Britain until those of expatriate Britons were secured. Speaking over dinner at the Brussels summit, Mrs May told...

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Merkel says United Kingdom offer on European Union citizens 'a good start'

In an interview ahead of the summit with a group of European newspapers, new French President Emmanuel Macron pledged "pragmatism and cooperation" with post-Brexit Britain. "I don't think that May w...

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Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria

Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria

Hostility towards coalition and partner forces "conducting legitimate counter-ISIS operations will not be tolerated", the coalition said. On Sunday evening, a Syrian regime SU-22 fighter dropped b...

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U.S. urges China to pressure North Korea to rein in weapons progams

For months, Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and top aides have staked any progress dealing with North Korea's burgeoning nuclear programme on China's involvement. THAAD battery in Seongju, where it ...

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BSP will back 'more capable, popular' Meira Kumar in President poll

It was said then that political parties in India - where caste matters more in elections over jobs, health care, education and other important issues - would find it tough to oppose a Dalit face. Na...

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Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership

With Republican Party victories in Georgia and SC, the special elections since Donald Trump was elected have the GOP undefeated in four outings, and it is something four-time presidentia...

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Four Republican senators say they cannot support healthcare bill

Senators had been weighing keeping some of ObamaCare's taxes for longer than the House bill in order to help pay for their measure. As senators await the score, they will continue to discuss the...

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Australia to resume anti-ISIS airstrikes in Syria - defense chief

Australia to resume anti-ISIS airstrikes in Syria - defense chief

It is the second downing of a pro-regime drone in the area and comes amid heightened tensions in the region following the US shootdown of a Syrian fighter jet. On Thursday, a decision was made to resu...

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Theresa May to set out proposals for European Union citizens at European Union summit

Theresa May to set out proposals for European Union citizens at European Union summit

European Union officials and diplomats greeted the agreement of Brexit Secretary Davis to a format and sequencing of talks that had been proposed by Barnier as sign that British Prime Minister Ther...

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Muslim girl killed after leaving mosque in Virginia, police say

Muslim girl killed after leaving mosque in Virginia, police say

The 17-year-old and a group of friends were walking back to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society mosque from a McDonald's in the Sterling area between 3 and 4 a.m. Police arrested Martinez after he wa...

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Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition, hospital announces

Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition, hospital announces

The FBI plans to release details today of the shooting that critically injured House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and four other people last week on a northern Virginia baseball field . Despite th...

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Trump expresses condolences for late German chancellor

That was followed by the eruption of a party financing scandal which threatened to tarnish his legacy. Born in 1930 in Ludwigshafen, Germany, the same city he died in, Kohl was not drafted into the ...

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62 die in forest fire still raging in Portugal

62 die in forest fire still raging in Portugal

An additional 17 bodies were found near the road, with some speculating that those people were attempting to flee from their trapped cars before they met their tragic fate. Police say lightning striki...

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Prime Minister May offer: European Union citizens can stay in UK

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, however, said the will of the British people who voted in a June 2016 referendum to leave the bloc had to be respected. French President Emmanuel Macron and Germ...

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Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

Just a few hours after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., revealed his proposal's contents, Republican senators from the middle and the right quickly raised objections to key elements ...

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Donald Trump: I have no recordings of chats with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump tweeted on Thursday, following aBloomberg story reporting that there were no such tapes, that he has "no idea whether there are "tapes" or recordings of [his] conversations with James Comey "....

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Trump rallies in Iowa following GOP victory in Georgia

He ran, as much as anything else, as a Democratic cipher and seemed, in interviews and public appearances, to be physically straining himself to avoid any contentious comments. "The Democrat consult...

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Trump says he does not have tapes of Comey meetings

Shortly after terminating Comey, Trump tweeted that Comey should hope there are no tapes before he leaks to the press. Mueller's team and the panel, along with several other congressional committees...

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Car bomb targeting police station in Somalia's capital kills four

Car bomb targeting police station in Somalia's capital kills four

At least five people were killed in a suicide auto bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu on Thursday, according to the Somalia's Security Ministry spokesman. Although pushed out of the capital in 201...

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May to present Brexit plans to EU leaders

May to present Brexit plans to EU leaders

He warned that Prime Minister Theresa May must change tack and approach Brexit negotiations, which began on Monday, in a "conciliatory spirit" in order to secure single market membership "for a lo...

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Senate Republicans Release Health Care Plan

The bill could still undergo changes, and Toomey said he'll examine it and welcome feedback, though he called the Senate's bill an important and constructive first step in replacing Obama's sev...

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Germany spied on the White House over years

Germany spied on the White House over years

The BND kept tabs on defense giant Lockheed Martin, as well as the US Air Force, Marine Corps and Defense Intelligence Agency (an intelligence service at the disposal of the secretary of Defense). How...

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NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee

He said BJP National President Amit Shah spoke to him over phoneand sought his support. Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said. Nitish has called a meeting of the JD (U) core committee in Pat...

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Nancy Pelosi lauds her own leadership record after Democratic losses

Instead of enjoying a congressional district flip, Democrats found themselves with bowed heads and stooped shoulders. "If you stay mad, you stay angry, you're unproductive". Get what you need today ...

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Trump Tweetstorm Disputes Russian Interference in 2016 Election

Trump Tweetstorm Disputes Russian Interference in 2016 Election

Minutes later, Trump, tweeting about the DNC's server that was hacked and its contents turned over to Wikileaks, called Russia's intervention "all a big Dem scam and excuse for losing the electi...

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What's next on health care draft in Congress

Trump made Obamacare repeal a centerpiece of his 2016 election campaign. The tax, which affects high-income Americans and was imposed to help pay for Obamacare, has been a key target for Republicans. ...

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United States soldiers killed in insider attack as Afghan soldier opens fire

United States soldiers killed in insider attack as Afghan soldier opens fire

The "green-on-blue" attacks - when Afghan soldiers or police turn their guns on global troops - have been a major problem during NATO's battle alongside Afghan forces. Read: What Is The GBU-43 Bomb? ...

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Donald Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Donald Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Trump , who has called the Russian Federation inquiry a "witch hunt" and strongly pushed back against any suggestion of collusion, tweeted Thursday that he had been exonerated. "For election cyber...

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Prez Trump confirms he is 'under investigation'

He also took to Twitter yesterday to insist that despite months of investigating, no proof has emerged that he colluded with Russian Federation to tilt the 2016 presidential election in his favor. I...

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