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No other U.S. president has so clearly ignored a national security threat

Republicans are afraid to touch a new report from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Democratic staff that showed Trump sitting on his hands while Russian F...


Canada telling Salvadorans facing US exit that haven isn't guaranteed

Salvadorans were the largest group of immigrants under TPS, but the program has also allowed immigrants from countries like Honduras, Haiti and Nicaragua fleein...


President Trump Called El Salvador, Haiti 'Shithole Countries'

Elijah Cummings, a Maryland Democratic lawmaker, tweeted : "I condemn this unforgivable statement and this demeaning of the office of the Presidency". Tom Cott...


Trump says he 'probably' has good relationship with Kim Jong Un

For several decades, and with various White House occupants, the USA response to such provocations has been one that could generously be called "restraint" but ...


Sadiq Khan: Brexit could cost Britain's creative industries 27000 jobs

The scenarios assessed range from leaving the single market, the customs union, leaving both together and failing to get a transition deal, described by the stu...


After 75 minutes with Norway's prime minister, Donald Trump goes green

Watch the press conference live. After the US withdrew from the Paris climate agreement, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg made clear her disagreement ...


New tax guidelines rely on workers to double-check their paychecks

The Republican tax law has created massive new obligations for an Internal Revenue Service already struggling "to perform the basic tasks of administering the t...


White House blasts ruling on immigrants program

Pointing to Trump's tweet Thursday morning casting doubt on reauthorization of the FISA surveillance program his own administration supported , Acosta asked ...


Dutch Reporters Blast Lying US Ambassador

President Donald Trump's attempts to ban entry into the U.S. from citizens of several countries with large Muslim populations. Under Secretary of State Stev...


Myanmar army admits Rohingya killings

Fortify Rights, Amnesty International, and Human Rights Watch described the admission that ethnic Rakhine villagers and security forces killed 10 Royingya Musli...


Voters Wary of Trump, Confident in Economy

President Donald Trump on Thursday morning tweeted about a recent Quinnipiac poll that found 66% of United States voters thought the economy was in good or e...


Trump policy shift means states could require Medicaid recipients to work

A University of MI team recently published data in JAMA Internal Medicine from detailed survey of more than 4,000 MI residents enrolled in the state's expande...


House passes NSA spying bill after Trump tweets cause confusion

The law that authorized the surveillance programs is set to expire on January 19. The House voted Thursday to extend the government's authority to spy on fore...


Israel searches West Bank after settler killed in drive-by shooting

The Wafa news agency reported that Israeli forces closed the Huwwara checkpoint after an Israeli settler was shot dead on Tuesday night. "We will confront the...


Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody here talks about Hillary Clinton'

Responding to Cuomo's questions about Russian meddling in the election, Conway dismissed the notion that any one from the Trump campaign would have reached ...


US Advises Citizens: Avoid Visiting These Five Mexican States

But an additional 11 Mexican states got a level-three warning, "reconsider travel". "The U.S. government has limited ability to provide emergency services to ...


Dead Koala Screwed to Pole in Australia Park Sparks Outrage

The picture shows the animal with its arms wrapped around the pole and holding a branch of gum leaves. Thousands have poured out their disgust at the barbarit...


Joe Arpaio Still Thinks Obama's Birth Certificate Was Fake

Senate, has pushed birtherism in the past, much like his good friend - President Donald Trump. "You were part of a campaign to delegitimize a president of the U...


Donald Trump Administration Plans to Develop More Usable Nuclear Weapons, Loosen Restrictions

The researchers said the digitisation of systems and the use of emerging technologies increase nuclear weapons systems' vulnerabilities to cyber attacks. "And...


Grassley: Hope Trump doesn't call me about Russian Federation probe

Trump, who coined the new nickname " Sneaky Dianne Feinstein", called the document release "underhanded and possibly illegal" and a "disgrace" in a tweet Wedne...