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Trump willing to shut down government over wall

Ryan said on Capitol Hill after the meeting: "The president's willing to be patient to make sure that we get what we need so that we can get that done". Some Re...


Facebook Identifies "Sophisticated Attempt" To Influence Midterms Via Fake Accounts And Pages

But Facebook did say those behind the campaign had been "more careful to cover their tracks, adding: "We've found evidence of some connections between these...


Sanctions on Russian Federation will remain as is

In response, Trump told him "you'll always be treated warmly". Meanwhile, in the defense realm, Italy has said it has no chance of reaching the target spendin...


3D-printed gun blueprints blocked by United States judge

The widespread release of downloadable blueprints for 3D-printed firearms would not give way to a rise in undetectable plastic guns because there already is a l...


Federal judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans

In June, the State Department reversed a past decision and allowed it to be posted online by Texas-based group. On top of the lawsuit , 21 state attorneys ge...


Trump calls Koch brothers 'a total joke'

Speaking of which, the Kochs planned to spend $400 million in this cycle , help which Republicans can desperately use in what's shaping up as a tough midterm...


Fake news on sites like Facebook causing crisis in democracy, say MPs

Additionally, the committee recommended escalating the maximum penalties for election law violations from roughly £20,000 to a maximum fine set "at a fixed perc...


Thieves tried to kidnap a shark by disguising it as a baby

According to Fox News , a decision will be made on Tuesday about what charges the thieves will face. Miss Helen was found alive in the garage of a San Antonio...


North Korea said to be working on new missiles

Citing unnamed officials familiar with the intelligence, the United States daily said that newly obtained evidence, including satellite photos taken in recent ...


Fears for 4,000,000 people stripped of Indian citizenship

Trinamool Congress has also chose to send an eight-member delegation to Assam later this week to assess the situation in the north-eastern state in the wake of ...


Trump says willing to meet with Iran leaders 'any time'

In a tweet responding to Trump's offer , an adviser to President Rouhani later said Iran would be open for talks only if the US "return [s] to the nuclear dea...


Manafort hid millions in foreign accounts, US prosecutor says

Manafort is being tried in Alexandria, Virginia , on allegations he failed to report overseas bank accounts in which he stashed millions of dollars in income ...


Minneapolis police release body cam video in Blevins shooting

Paul Pioneer Press reports. Freeman said Blevins turned toward the officers with the gun in his hand before he was shot on June 23 . At Freeman's aborted ...


Israel navy intercepts activist boat trying to break Gaza blockade

Israeli troops shot dead two Palestinians during Friday protests at the Gaza-Israel fence, the health ministry said in a statement. The Freedom Flotilla ...


Mueller says Manafort earned more than $60M as consultant in Ukraine

Jury selection is scheduled to start Tuesday in Alexandria, Virginia. Mr Manafort denies all charges, and at one point had sought to get them dismissed. "It see...


Donald Trump threatens government shutdown over immigration, border security

A funding fight also could prove a distraction from Republican efforts in the Senate to confirm Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by October 1. Trum...


Iran Currency’s Value Continues to Fall

Iran's oil exports could fall by as much as two-thirds by the end of the year because of the new USA sanctions, putting oil markets under huge strain amid supp...


Imran Khan to take oath as Pakistan Prime Minister on August 11

Provisional poll results were released more than 56 hours after the end of voting in 270 National Assembly and 571 provincial assembly seats across Pakistan . ...


Three killed in New Orleans shooting

People react at the scene of a shooting in New Orleans on Saturday. NOPD says they are working with Louisiana State Police, U.S. Attorney's office, ATF and ...


Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity ruling set aside

Gabriella Engels was cornered at a Johannesburg hotel while in the company of Grace Mugabe's sons. The case was taken up by AfriForum, who pursued the matter ...


Trump says he would 'certainly meet' with Iran's Rouhani

No preconditions . If they want to meet, I'll meet", Trump said. His remarks come amid heightened rhetoric in the wake of the US' withdrawal from the landmark...


2 arrested for alleged looting during California wildfires

Authorities were also investigating at least 18 reports of missing people, though many of them may simply have failed to check in with friends or family, poli...


Bishops announce nine-week novena ahead of Supreme Court confirmation

Paul of Kentucky says he will back Kavanaugh despite misgivings about the judge's views on surveillance and privacy issues. Manchin was one of three Democrats...


Trump Threatens Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding

He also repeated his attacks on immigration law itself, incorrectly asserting that "they want us to hire thousands of judges". "We do that through Congress "...


Fort Myers college student goes missing while swimming in Israel

Two of the students were able to make it back to the shore, but Jones was not. She and her friends - including several students from her school and West Virgi...


UK's top envoy makes 'Japanese wife' gaffe in China

Mr Hunt met his wife Lucia Guo in 2008 when he was working at Warwick University. "That's a awful mistake to make", Hunt said, to laughter in the room. Hunt i...


Zimbabwe's historic election: A look at the top candidates

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe , who was ousted by the military in November, made a surprise intervention Sunday on the eve of key elections, callin...


Overwhelming majority of Republicans support Trump's emergency aid for farmers

The BoJ has engaged in massive bond-buying as part of a programme to push the country's inflation rate up to 2.0%, seen as necessary to turbo charge the world's...


New report highlights government shortcomings in MH370 mystery

It said the cause of the disappearance still can not be determined conclusively, but the "possibility of intervention by a third party can not be excluded". I...


Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions

But I ended the Iran deal, It was a ridiculous deal. Those sanctions are now set to be reimposed in November, causing more than 50 worldwide firms to exit the...


Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalized

Trump's star has repeatedly been targeted. The star was vandalized overnight. Following the incident, many are curious to know if Barack Obama has a star on t...


Severe thunderstorm watch ends for Almaguin, North Bay, July 26

The thunderstorms should end by 5:45 p.m. Severe thunderstorm watches are issued when atmospheric conditions are favourable for the development of thunderst...


Trump and Putin raise possibilities of another meeting

Relations between Russian Federation and the United States have been fraught because of rows over Russia's annexation of Crimea, and allegations - denied by M...


Pope Francis accepts resignation of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sex abuse allegations

The Pope also ordered McCarrick's suspension from public ministry and instructed him to "remain in a house yet to be indicated to him" until the trial. When he ...


Longest lunar eclipse of century stuns crowds around the world

A partial eclipse will follow this, with a shadow of the Earth slowly retreating across the lunar surface until around 11.20pm. "The blood moon is def...