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Hillary in dangerous move joins recount

Hillary in dangerous move joins recount

  • Mon, 11/28/2016 10:26 PM

After three weeks from Election Day, Hillary Clinton’s campaign announced on Saturday of participating in a recount process in Wisconsin indicated by a third-party candidate and stated its...

Active shooter alert at Ohio State University

Active shooter alert at Ohio State University

  • Mon, 11/28/2016 10:58 PM

Monday, one active shooter started firing on the campus of the Ohio State University leaving about seven people injured. "Run Hide Fight," the school tweeted at 9:56 am. Along with the same...

Syria's Aleppo key to a regime victory

Syria's Aleppo key to a regime victory

  • Mon, 11/28/2016 10:58 PM

According to analysts, President Bashar al-Assad is determined to retake Syria's second city Aleppo to cripple the rebels ahead of a possible change in US foreign policy. In recent...

Fidel Castro dies at age 90

Fidel Castro dies at age 90

  • Sun, 11/27/2016 06:43 PM

Longtime Cuban leader Fidel Castro, known as the bearded, cigar-smoking Communist revolutionary died at the age of 90 on Friday. Continually infuriating the US and inspiring both loyalty and...

Now the problem Trump's Cuba policy

Now the problem Trump's Cuba policy

  • Sun, 11/27/2016 06:22 PM

Saturday, US President Barrack Obama extended a "hand of friendship" to Cubans following the death of Fidel Castro, while his successor, Republican President-elect Donald Trump gave his first...

Trump taps K.T. McFarland as deputy national security adviser

Trump taps K.T. McFarland as deputy national security adviser

  • Sun, 11/27/2016 06:39 PM

The Trump transition team has announced that Kathleen Troia McFarland has been chosen by Trump as his deputy national security adviser. Kathleen was welcomed by National Security...

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley chosen as UN ambassador

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley chosen as UN ambassador

  • Thu, 11/24/2016 01:37 AM

Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump announced South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as the new US ambassador to the United Nations. Despite being an outspoken Trump critic throughout his...

Millions Traveling this Thanksgiving

Millions Traveling this Thanksgiving

  • Thu, 11/24/2016 01:58 AM

With the Thanksgiving holiday ahead, millions of Americans are packing their bags and traveling out making it the busiest travel days of the year. AAA estimates about 48.7 million people to...

Iran warns of reaction if U.S. breaches nuclear deal

Iran warns of reaction if U.S. breaches nuclear deal

  • Thu, 11/24/2016 01:32 AM

Wednesday, Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei stated that extensions of US sanctions on Iran for 10 years would be a breach of the Iranian nuclear agreement and warned of Tehran...

James Mattis, Chris Christie and Rudy Giuliani in contention for top posts

James Mattis, Chris Christie and Rudy Giuliani in contention for top posts

  • Tue, 11/22/2016 05:10 PM

On Sunday, President-elect Donald Trump reviewed more contenders for top US posts like Chris Christie, Rudy Giuliani etc. The blunt-spoken retired Marine Corps General James Mattis seems to...

4 cops shot in 24 hours in 4 cities

4 cops shot in 24 hours in 4 cities

  • Tue, 11/22/2016 05:07 PM

On Sunday, four police officers were shot in separate incidents. Authorities called it a targeted attack. In one incident, the officer has died and in another, the officer was shot twice in...

Clashes at Dakota Access pipeline site

Clashes at Dakota Access pipeline site

  • Tue, 11/22/2016 05:20 PM

Fresh tension flared at the Dakota Access pipeline when protesters tried to go past the long-blockaded bridge on a state highway but were stopped by the line of law enforcement that used...

Sessions offered attorney general post by Trump

Sessions offered attorney general post by Trump

  • Fri, 11/18/2016 03:40 PM

According to a Fox News confirmation, Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, who started supporting Trump even before he clinched the nomination, he has been offered the post of attorney general....

Obama tells anti-Trump protesters to Continue

Obama tells anti-Trump protesters to Continue

  • Fri, 11/18/2016 03:25 PM

In a Thursday press conference in Germany, President Obama fueled the US anti-Donald Trump protests by urging those taking part not to remain "silent." This was in response to a question on...

California’s Democrats Are Ready for a Political War against Republicans

California’s Democrats Are Ready for a Political War against Republicans

  • Fri, 11/18/2016 03:47 PM

About to take control of Congress and presidency after a decade, Republicans have an ambitious agenda of undoing Obamacare, deporting undocumented immigrants and rolling back environmental...

Trump continues fight with New York Times

Trump continues fight with New York Times

  • Thu, 11/17/2016 10:10 PM

On Wednesday, Donald Trump resumed his war with The New York Times after a silent week in which he had his upset victory. He initiated it with a tweet over The Gray Lady’s claims of his...

China pushes internet controls

China pushes internet controls

  • Thu, 11/17/2016 10:03 PM

In an internet conference in Wuzhen on Wednesday, in the eastern province of Zhejiang, Chinese President Xi Jinping hailed for greater cooperation among nations to develop and govern the...

Dollar hits 14-year high

Dollar hits 14-year high

  • Thu, 11/17/2016 10:27 PM

Wednesday saw the dollar reach a 14-year high against all currencies following the post-US election sell-off resumption across global bond markets, lifting Treasury yields and attracting...

China fires its first warning shot

China fires its first warning shot

  • Mon, 11/14/2016 09:05 PM

On Sunday, a state backed newspaper warned of Apple iPhones and other US goods suffering sales in China if President-elect Donald Trump follows with his "naive" plan of slapping a large...

Steve Bannon’s appointment points to Trump’s anti-‘globalist’ strategy

Steve Bannon’s appointment points to Trump’s anti-‘globalist’ strategy

  • Mon, 11/14/2016 09:45 PM

In the first morning after the presidential election, Trump campaign chief executive Steve Bannon called the same Breitbart.com radio show which he had hosted while he ran the conservative...

Congress pivots to lame-duck debate over spending

Congress pivots to lame-duck debate over spending

  • Mon, 11/14/2016 09:01 PM

Following the bitter election campaign, Congress is ready to reconvene this week to bypass partisan differences long enough to keep the government from closing. As President-elect Donald...

What President Trump can do on day one?

What President Trump can do on day one?

  • Fri, 11/11/2016 11:46 PM

Speculation is high if Trump will hold on to his pledge to crack down on trade deals, the Iran nuclear agreement, immigrants and Barrack Obama’s environmental moves on the very first day of...

Obama’s legacy being erased

Obama’s legacy being erased

  • Fri, 11/11/2016 11:46 PM

Despite being surprisingly gracious in his meeting with President Barrack Obama in the Oval Office on Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump is already working to erase major parts of...

Rioting in Portland

Rioting in Portland

  • Fri, 11/11/2016 11:18 PM

The Portland march against Donald Trump’s election on Thursday night started peaceful but soon turned violent when demonstrators attacked drivers and committed acts of vandalism. Portland...

Trump gets giant upset victory

Trump gets giant upset victory

  • Thu, 11/10/2016 04:45 AM

While the political establishment and the pollsters are stupefied at Donald Trump’s upset victory over Hillary Clinton in the presidential race, his campaign manager could not sing enough...

Trump election puts Iran nuclear deal on shaky ground

Trump election puts Iran nuclear deal on shaky ground

  • Thu, 11/10/2016 04:23 AM

p>Donald Trump’s win as president has raised the probability of the United States pulling out of the nuclear pact it signed last year with Iran which would alienate Washington from its...

Relations with Mexico in a quandary

Relations with Mexico in a quandary

  • Thu, 11/10/2016 04:50 AM

Tuesday’s win of Donald Trump in the US presidential election has cast Mexico into deep uncertainty and raised a prospect of major clashes over trade, immigration and security. Amidst fears...

Voters make final decision today

Voters make final decision today

  • Tue, 11/08/2016 03:55 PM

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump await their fate as millions of Americans cast their vote on Tuesday, Election Day to pick the next US president and end a bruising...

Congress up for grabs in election today

Congress up for grabs in election today

  • Tue, 11/08/2016 03:17 PM

Amidst voters casting their ballots in Tuesday's US election, Democrats have started feeling despondent of making any major gains in US Congress, even if their nominee, Hillary Clinton,...

Voters could legalize marijuana for quarter of all Americans

Voters could legalize marijuana for quarter of all Americans

  • Tue, 11/08/2016 03:22 PM

Provided voters approve the initiating of allowing the recreational use of cannabis in California, Massachusetts and three other states, more than one fourth of Americans would have legal...

FBI director Comey under political pressure stops inquiry of Clinton emails and campaigns finish

FBI director Comey under political pressure stops inquiry of Clinton emails and campaigns finish

  • Mon, 11/07/2016 09:21 PM

With the shroud of the Clinton FBI investigation lifted, the two presidential rival candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump oozed strikingly different tones in the final hours of a...

Fight for control of congress goes to wire

Fight for control of congress goes to wire

  • Mon, 11/07/2016 09:23 PM

The furious and bitter campaign for control of US Congress between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump culminated on Tuesday with elections that will decide on the...

US election looms large over UN climate talks

US election looms large over UN climate talks

  • Mon, 11/07/2016 09:54 PM

Monday, the UN climate will start amidst the backdrop of a US election that will predominantly impact America's role in the global agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In view...

Latest Polls Show Clinton and Trump are Tied

Latest Polls Show Clinton and Trump are Tied

  • Thu, 11/03/2016 08:02 PM

FBI Director James Comey’s letter to Congress on Friday has made an interesting impact on the ABC/Washington Post tracking poll which now has both the Democratic and Republican presidential...

British Court Delivers Blow to EU Exit Plan

British Court Delivers Blow to EU Exit Plan

  • Thu, 11/03/2016 08:55 PM

On Thursday, a senior British court disrupted Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to get the wheels moving for exiting the EU early next year by ruling that she must get Parliament’s...

FBI in Internal Feud over Hillary Clinton Probe

FBI in Internal Feud over Hillary Clinton Probe

  • Mon, 10/31/2016 09:39 PM

The surprise announcement of the FBI to relook into Hillary Clinton’s email use just days before the election has raised high tension inside the bureau as well as the Justice Department...

FBI obtains warrant to search newly found emails

FBI obtains warrant to search newly found emails

  • Mon, 10/31/2016 09:16 PM

p>Sunday, a law enforcement official informed The Associated Press of procuring a warrant to review newly discovered emails which were relevant to the Hillary Clinton email server...

Huma Abedin doesn’t know how her emails wound up on Weiner's computer

Huma Abedin doesn’t know how her emails wound up on Weiner's computer

  • Mon, 10/31/2016 09:23 PM

Top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin has expressed her confusion on how her emails have ended up on her husband’s computer, whose seizure has reignited the Clinton email investigation,...