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Bush remembers McCain: 'Rivalry melted away' with senator who 'made me better'

McCain asked Obama , a Democrat, and George W. Bush , a Republican, to speak at his memorial service and they gave personal testimony that overcoming rival...


Corrected: Former Vice President Biden to lead memorial tribute to McCain

The former vice president spoke forcefully as he said politics wasn't what was most important to McCain - that it was the underlying values that mattered. Bus...


Lavrov: Killing of rebel leader in Ukraine aimed against Minsk treaty

The official news agency of the DNR earlier reported an explosion in the Separ cafe at 2.30pm GMT, which it said injured three others. Eastern Ukraine rebel...


International Monetary Fund backs South African land reform - with conditions

PM May has been described by many government officials as "weak" including President Trump who once said May's former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson would...


Major Toronto mall evacuated as police investigate shooting, no injuries

Yordale Mall will be closed for the rest of the day to allow police to investigate. "We thought it was a joke", a SilverCity employee told CP24. "The only thi...


Donald Trump to visit Ireland in November 'to renew historic ties'

He has previously stated that he would like to see the property again, and has visited the Trump-owned Turnberry gold course in Scotland while on a visit to the...


US military chief to accompany US Sec of State for Pakistan visit

The press statement said that PM Imran recalled that JETRO in its 2018 report had recognised Pakistan as one of the top friendly destinations for Japanese inv...


MICHAEL REAGAN: In reality, Sessions is helping Trump and the GOP

Video: The relationship between President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions has deteriorated in recent months. "What's happening is a disgrace and at...


Trump rejects European Union offer to eliminate auto tariffs

The report is saying that Brussels is willing to scrap tariffs on all industrial products - which will include cars - in trade talks with the US. In July ,...


FEMA set to end housing aid for Hurricane Maria victims

Also in December, The New York Times estimated 1,052 "excess deaths" occurred after Maria. He echoed one finding in the report - that doctors "lacked awar...


Korean envoy to travel to North for pre-summit talks

Although U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis did recently imply that joint military drills with South Korea could soon resume, the White House clarified Wedn...


USA to extend ban on citizens' travel to North Korea

It was Mattis' first press briefing in five months, a timeline that has included President Trump's high-profile meetings with Kim and Russian President Vladimir...


Judge Orders Couple to Hand over Cash Raised for Homeless Veteran

However, in an more recent interview with Megyn Kelly on the American TODAY Show , he said it was roughly $AU200,000. "Johnny did not ask me for a dollar, an...


Christian MP Frank Field quits Labour whip with anti-Semitism warning

Sky News's political correspondent Tom Rainer said Friday said that people close to Corbyn's office have pointed to Mr Field's conflict with his constituency pa...


Andrew Gillum celebrates "incredible feat" of clinching Democratic nomination for Florida governor

Some recent memes posted to the group directly addressed criticism levied against DeSantis earlier this week. Some observers saw DeSantis' use of the term...


USA to Cut All Funding to UN Palestinian Aid Agency

The State Department said in a statement that after contributing $60 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees in the Near ...


The Late Senator McCain Lies in State at the Capitol

A public viewing will be held in the afternoon. Follow along for live updates. Family, friends and a roster of current and former Washington officials are...


Justice lawyer was told Russia had 'Trump over a barrel'

As an example, they said, Republicans read a portion of an email in which Steele wrote that he wanted to speak with Ohr about "our favorite business tycoon". sa...


Donald Trump threatens to withdraw United States from WTO

Leaving the WTO would upend the decades-old worldwide trade system, which the US helped establish, and roil markets around the globe. Trump also said the U....


Texan says he's selling 3D-printed gun plans, despite ruling

They've decided that censorship is not something that will abide and certainly something that they can afford to correct", Wilson told reporters. The State ...


UN Calls on Russia to Forestall Syria Battle With '10000 Terrorists'

Any offensive on Idlib could raise tensions with Turkey, which maintains observation posts around rebel territory as part of a "de-escalation deal" with Russi...


Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker cancels Prophet cartoon contest

Thousands of Islamists in Pakistan have launched a march on the capital in protest at a competition for cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in the Netherlands th...


Russia to hold biggest war games in nearly four decades - agencies

Russian Federation plans to hold the biggest war games since a Cold War drill in 1981. Russian Federation next month will hold the largest war games for the f...


Trump accuses China of stalling progress with North Korea

USA media outlet Vox , citing multiple sources familiar with the negotiations, reported Wednesday that President Trump told Kim that he would sign a declar...


U.A.E., Saudis may have committed war crimes in Yemen

The two countries, along with the Yemeni government and its Houthi foes, are also accused of a spate of crimes including rape, forced disappearances and arbit...


Russia's Lavrov, Saudi FM Jubeir pledge counter-terrorism efforts

Terrorists in Idlib are trying to hold civilians hostage to be used as human shields and this festering " abscess " has to be eliminated, Russian Foreign Minist...


White House Counsel Leaving After Supreme Court Justice Confirmed

Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. But his relationship with Trump, by s...


Watch Hundreds of Bees Take Over a Times Square Hot Dog Cart

It's unknown what attracted the bees to the umbrella. "We try to get as many as we can", Lauriano said . The officer could not specify where exactly the be...


Puerto Rico governor raises Hurricane Maria death toll to 2,975

Rossello acknowledged Puerto Rico remains vulnerable to another major storm. That figure was then compared to the actual number of deaths from September 201...


Arizona candidate groused about McCain family before he died

Prayers and love to your family", wrote Cameron, who led Britain between 2010 and 2016. Earlier this summer, McCain issued a blistering statement criticizin...


Britain supports South African land reform: PM May

Mrs May's trip - which will see her meet the presidents of all three countries - aims to deepen economic and trade ties with growing African economies ahead of ...


Trump Claims Without Evidence That China Hacked Clinton Email Server

In a late-night tweet, President Donald Trump has called on the Department of Justice and FBI to investigate claims that the Chinese government hacked Hillary C...


Trump warns Christian leaders of violence if GOP loses

Trump said Kenya and the U.S. would continue to work together to grow their partnership in trade, investments and security. They said the partnership will inc...


A scallop skirmish erupts between French, British boats

For the last few years, partial agreements have been reached between the two sides but not this year. In times of cross-Channel tension, it's been a handy a...


Final farewells to Senator John McCain begin at Arizona Capitol

Russell may have been the "Senator's Senator", according to the same TIME article, but he was also a strict segregationist and an archetypal Southern Democrat...