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Deal reached to temporarily reopen U.S. government

First the Senate , then the House swiftly and unanimously approved the deal, sending the legislation to Trump for his signature. He expressed hope that Congres...


European Union nations put Venezuela's Maduro on notice

The United States, Canada, and a number of Latin American nations have already recognized Guaido amid a mounting political and economic crisis that has led more...


Trump tells Pelosi he will proceed with State of the Union address

As a shutdown that has left 800,000 federal workers without pay hit its 33rd day, Pelosi effectively disinvited Trump from delivering the annual State of the ...


Nigeria's Buhari under pressure over judge suspension

It urged authorities to quickly resolve the crisis that could undermine the credibility of the February 16 vote. We respect Nigeria's sovereign authority and ...


Schumer, Pelosi to address shutdown deal

However Democrats , who control the House of Representatives, rejected it on the grounds that a wall would be costly, ineffective and immoral. The temporar...


Barnier warns time-limited backstop would be 'useless'

An Irish government spokesperson later said Mr Varadkar was not referring to putting Irish troops at the border, insisting there are no plans to do so. First, d...


Pompeo holds talks on North Korea with Tokyo and Seoul

On June 12, Trump and Kim met in Singapore, where they committed to establishing a new US-North Korea relationship. President Trump , too, on Saturday said ...


Another round of snow and rain expected this week

Poor winter driving conditions from low visibility in snow and accumulating snow on untreated roads are expected. "We will exchange the cold for some snow ov...


Trump cancels U.S. delegation to Davos forum due to shutdown

Besides, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Chris Liddell were to join him on ...


Hundreds detained after Zimbabwe protests as United Nations denounces crackdown

Civilians clashed with police in the capital city of Harare . Rights groups say at least 12 people have been killed but this has not been officially confirmed....


Trump offers temporary protection for undocumented immigrants in exchange for wall

But while Trump cast the move as a " common-sense compromise ", Democrats were quick to dismiss it as a "non-starter ". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel...


Marches for and against abortion in the US Capital

In the following 46 years, the March for Life has become the biggest pro-life event in the U.S, according to march organizers . "Today I have signed a letter...


Trump's lawyer says the US President did not tell Cohen to lie

We'll try to sort through the changing stories about the Trump Organization's efforts to put together a deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow while Trump was ru...


Parts of the state in wind chill advisories, warnings through noon Sunday

High temperatures are back in the teens by Friday and Saturday. By Monday , we will see slightly less cold air begin to return to the region, with highs cl...


Trump's 'deal' on wall and dreamers is no bargain

Trump had repeatedly dismissed the idea of a deal involving Dreamers in recent weeks, saying he would prefer to see first whether the Deferred Action for Ch...


Frigid wind chill prompts extreme cold warning

Sunday and last until 1 p.m. on Monday afternoon. Prepare for a resulting wind chill of -44 C in the morning and -38 C in the afternoon. A Wind Chill Advi...


Trump appears to threaten millions of immigrants

Decrying what he called a "badly broken" USA immigration system, Trump said, "I am here today to break the logjam and provide Congress with a path forward t...


Native Americans mocked by teens in MAGA hats at Lincoln Memorial

The teenagers were identified on social media as attending Covington Catholic High School in Park Hills, Kentucky . The school is part of the Roman Catholic ...


Soldier from Palm Beach Co. among Americans killed in Syria

Louis. One indicator of the sensitivity of the mission is Dunbar was identified publicly by the Army only as being "assigned to Headquarters, U.S. Army Specia...


Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand moves toward launching 2020 presidential campaign

It will be many months before she and the couple dozen other Democrats likely to test the presidential waters will hit their stride and settle on a message and ...