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Donald Trump says government shutdown could last 'a long time'

The partial shutdown is affecting about a quarter of the federal government, and 800,000 federal employees. Stirewalt said that Trump needs to figure out what...


Mitt Romney Rips Trump’s Character in New Op-ed

But in his essay on Tuesday, Romney sought to stake out a more independent position in his party and vowed to be a loud voice in Washington , which now includ...


Tokyo: Nine Injured After Car Rams Pedestrians in 'Terror Attack'

NHK footage showed a small box vehicle with a smashed front and paramedics carrying people on stretchers into ambulances. Footage from local broadcaster NHK ...


Pompeo discusses Syria troop withdrawal with Netanyahu

President Donald Trump's decision to pull American troops out of Syria "in no way changes anything" in terms of US support and protection of Israel, US Secret...


Trump Invites Congressional Leaders For Talks As Shutdown Continues

Trump has been holed up in the White House instead of vacationing at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, as planned, because of the government shutdown now in i...


North Korea could consider change of tack, Kim warns

State Department official who worked on North Korean issues. Kim said he was willing to meet Trump again at any time "to produce results welcomed by the glo...


Philippines deadly storm and landslides kill more than 60

At least 22 people have died due to landslides and flooding triggered by a tropical cyclone that brought heavy rains to central Philippines. More than 60 peo...


Trump pushes border wall following loss of life of California police officer

Authorities also arrested five other people, including the suspect's brother, 25-year-old Adrian Virgen, and a co-worker, 32-year-old Erik Razo Quiroz, who l...


White Man Kills Black Girl, 7, In Drive-By Shooting, Police Say

Make sure that we hold law enforcement accountable in bringing justice for Jazmine Barnes ", the group posted on its Facebook page . A man driving a red pic...


Trump 'ready and willing' to make a deal as shutdown chaos continues

The president's demand for "border security" funding triggered a partial government shutdown with no end in sight. "They say it's old technology - but so is ...


4 dead, 79 missing after gas explosion at high rise in Russian Federation

The regional governor, Boris Dubrovsky, who is at the site leading rescue operations, told reporters that 50 people might still be under the debris. Officials...


Hanover airport on lockdown after 'car drove through barrier on the runway'

A BMW vehicle with Polish license plates entered through a passageway onto the tarmac of the airport around 15:30 local time, prompting a major police response ...


China court orders retrial for Canadian jailed for drug smuggling

The two countries are in diplomatic dire straits after China detained two Canadians - former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig and China-based businessman Mich...


Almost 1,000 North Korean Defectors' Details Leaked, Seoul-Run Resettlement Center Hacked

Officials said Friday that a computer belonging to the Gyeongbuk Hana Center was "infected with malicious code", enabling hackers to access the informatio...


Chief of staff Kelly: Trump backed away from wall months ago

Lindsey Graham, who said he hoped to end the shutdown by offering Democrats incentives to get them to vote for wall funding. "Either we build (finish) the Wal...


PM Hasina: Pro-liberation forces will surely win

Two men were shot by police while three others were killed in separate clashes between activists from the ruling Awami League Party and the main Bangladesh Nat...


UAE reopens embassy in Syrian capital closed in 2011

Sudanese President Omar Bashir visit to Damascus was a first visit of Arab head of state in Syria since the beginning of civil war. "Syria is a major Arab cou...


Federalist writer Bre Payton dies at 26 after sudden illness

The Caring Bridge page also states that 911 was immediately called and Payton was then taken to the hospital. "Rest in paradise you attractive soul", twe...


Britain voices 'grave' concerns over China's Huawei involvement in UK 5G

Mr Williamson warned that Huawei's role would have to be looked at "very closely" amid growing global concerns from the US, Australia and New Zealand abou...


Mulvaney: $5B Border Wall Demand 'Came Down,' But Dems Walked Out

Trump is now demanding $5 billion in funding for his proposed wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, but Democrats are only willing to give up to $1.6 billion for...