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Trump to pick Alexander Acosta as new nominee for labor secretary

NOGUCHI: Acosta, a Cuban-American, has a more traditional pedigree for labor secretary having served as an assistant attorney general under President George W...


Reince Priebus Denies FBI Spoke With Anyone Else In White House

When, on Friday night, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to declare the press who report on him the enemy of the American people, it was clear that would b...


Boris Johnson & social media attack Tony Blair's call for Brexit revolt

The failed Tory leadership contender claimed Blair should "work with the Government to make a success of Brexit instead of trying to undermine British democracy...


US Homeland Security Chief Promises 'Streamlined' Travel Ban

He said President Donald Trump was working on a "streamlined" version of the original executive order banning travel from seven predominantly Muslim nations, wh...


Adama Barrow Osinbajo, Sirleaf, Akufo-Addo attend The Gambia's president inauguration

After weeks of global pressure and threats of a military intervention, Jammeh finally announced he would step down. The move was seen as a goodwill gesture fr...


'Blind Sheikh' Omar Abdel-Rahman dies in USA prison, says daughter

His son Ammar told Reuters that his family had received a phone call from a us representative saying his father had died. Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was o...


Norma McCorvey, 'Jane Roe' in Roe v. Wade, dies

He said she died of heart failure at an assisted living center in Katy, Texas. Unwed and struggling with addiction and poverty, McCorvey sought a legal way out ...


Irish woman charged with murder of fiancé in Sydney

Police said the woman was known to the dead man. A crime scene was established and police arrested a 25-year-old woman who lived at the home. A crime scene ...


WH disputes Trump considering use of National Guard in immigration roundup

CNBC reporter Steve Kopack noted that the draft memo was authored by DHS Secretary Gen. John Kelly and included a provision that would have given governors th...


Donald Trump Is on the Ropes

The Kremlin spokesman on Wednesday denied reports of intercepted phone calls between Russian intelligence officials and members of Donald Trump's presidenti...


Russian Spy Ship Spotted Patrolling Close to the US East Coast

Three years ago, the Obama administration accused the Russians of violating the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty by developing and testing the proh...


Burlington Coat Factory Ditches Ivanka

Following his presidential win, many shoppers have taken part in the #GrabYourWallet campaign in protest at the election results in order to boycott products wi...


President Donald Trump picks Alexander Acosta for Secretary of Labor

Andrew Puzder, President Donald Trump's pick for Labor Secretary, has just withdrawn himself as nominee for the position. Trump nominated Acosta after And...


Florida brush fire contained, residents allowed to go home

A Polk County Fire Rescue spokesperson said that thick smoke is surrounding about 20 homes. Strong winds made the fire hard to control. 'It's not really nor...


Analysts At JP Morgan Indicated Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) As Overweight

However, ECA's profit is influenced by commodity price fluctuations. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on ECA . The company now has an aver...


Kim Jong-Un's Brother 'Killed By Two Female Spies' In Airport

The autopsy was carried out as scheduled on Wednesday (15 February). In Malaysia, the police chief in charge of Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Assistant ...


'Humans must merge with machine or we'll become REDUNDANT' warns Elon Musk

In his speech, he compared how capabilities of AIs are far more advanced than humans. Computers can perform the same task at an impressive trillion bit per seco...


Russian jets just buzzed a U.S. destroyer in the Black Sea

In a separate incident, two further unarmed SU-24s came to within 300 yards of the destroyer. The US labelled the incidents unsafe and unprofessional , but t...


Williamsburg Building Has Pregnant Trump And Putin Love Photo Projected Onto It

Brendan Alper, the founder of the app, said they hoped to make people laugh. A fact check later unveiled each segment was shot in different locations on differe...


Family pays tribute to 'loving, energetic boy' killed in Topshop

The 10-year-old boy who died after a piece of furniture fell on him in Topshop has been identified locally as Kaden Reddick from Reading, Berks. It is repor...


Donald Trump to "design or negotiate" cheaper option for Mexico border wall

The confrontation has stoked patriotic pride in Mexico, where United States companies like Starbucks, Coca-Cola and McDonald's are the targets of boycott campai...


Hundreds order arrangements for Valentine's Day

Most people appreciate any flowers because they reflect the love of the giver. "Those (rainbow roses) are a new thing that they didn't have here before, which...


Speed a possible factor in Taiwan bus crash that killed 32

The trip had been organised by a Taipei-based Butterflies Love Flowers Travel Agency (Tieh Lien Hua Travel Agency), according to Taiwan's tourism bureau and t...


Gambia set to rejoin Commonwealth under new president

The talks with the president are expected to formalise statements by Barrow during campaigning previous year that The Gambia would resume its place in the Commo...


Appeals court will vote on rehearing ban ruling

It will happen rapidly. But lawyers for the U.S. government in Virginia wrote that "judicial second-guessing" amounted to "an impermissible intrusion" on Mr ...


J&K Encounter: Four Hizbul Terrorists Killed In Kulgam

According to an Indian police senior official in Kashmir, three militants fled from the clashes while three Indian soldiers were wounded. Despite repeated che...


Ronaldinho: Match Between PSG And Barcelona Will Be Tough

These two have clashed twice in the knockout stages since 2012/13 whilst they were also in the same group in 2014/15 and it's usually a good watch when they mee...


Yahya Sinwar Elected Hamas' Gaza Chief

Dr. Kobi Michael, a senior research fellow at Israel's Institute for National Security Studies, said Sinwar "represents the most radical and extreme line of Ham...


Protest draws foes, fans to Planned Parenthood in Detroit

She said she's has been opposing Planned Parenthood for about 30 years."This is about protecting the most innocent among us". When asked if he thought demonst...


N Korea claims missile launch success

Jeff Davis, explained. Abe called North Korea's actions "absolutely intolerable". "Pyongyang's behavior threatens not only our allies in East Asia, but also U...