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Syrian govt, opposition agree on cease-fire in rebel-held Damascus

Ahead of an SNC press conference on Saturday morning there was little detail about why the opposition had ultimately chose to boycott Sochi, though spokesman Ya...


Solidarity with Afrin, al-Ghouta, Idlib against all military attacks

The Turkish offensive has further strained ties between Ankara and Washington , which has supported the Kurdish forces under attack. Erdogan has deemed the i...


Son: Stay of execution hard for slain officer's family

Supreme Court and media focus on legal wrangling over whether his father's killer is competent to be executed. "It's like everywhere you turn, there it is". ...


Grassley: Feinstein's Fusion GPS Transcript Stunt Prevented Us From Interviewing Jared Kushner

Goldstone told Trump Jr. that a Russian government attorney - later identified as Natalia Veselnitskaya - would attend the meeting and that it was part of the R...


Another Member of Congress Is Retiring Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Congressman Pat Meehan (R-Delaware) announced he will not run for re-election this year after allegations he sexually harassed a staffer and paid a settlement...


May, Trump Ask Officials To 'Finalise Details' Of Visit To Britain

Earlier this month, a spokesman for May said she disagreed with Trump's use of the word "shithole" to describe African countries during a closed-door immigrat...


Forget pink, David Davis just rubbed out the government's negotiating red lines

The Department of International Trade has said it has had fruitful talks with a host of non-EU countries on the issue. The Chancellor was called "tin-eared" a...


Poll finds increased support for violent solution to Israel-Palestinian conflict

Israeli journalist Tal Schneider said her publication will file a lawsuit against the U.S. Embassy in Israel and the rabbi of the Western Wall over the segre...


Senate confirms Azar as HHS secretary

Six Democrats and one Independent voted in favor of Azar's nomination, including Sens. "I applaud President Trump for nominating and the Senate for confirmi...


Anti-Muslim German party member Arthur Wagner converts to Islam

Arthur Wagner quit his leading post within the party, which believes Islam is incompatible with the country's constitution, The AfD is also calling for a ban ...


Manhunt on for 2 individuals over Colorado deputy killing

Gumm is the second Colorado law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in the past month. Police said Gumm was shot Wednesday sometime after 7 p.m. Go...


Vaping can drive teenagers to smoking, study says

For example, there is substantial evidence that e-cigarette use results in symptoms of dependence, and moderate evidence that they increase coughing and whe...


Senior Russian lawmaker slams U.S. initiative to review Iran nuke deal

Tehran has ruled out any changes in the agreement, while the other signatories - Britain, France , Germany, China, and Russian Federation - have closed ranks i...


Tillerson tells the truth about Syria

Previous reports by the JIM have found that both the Syrian government forces and the Islamic State group in the country were using chemical weapons. Ahead of...


Former KS Congressman Mike Pompeo Marks One Year at the Central Intelligence Agency

Beyond that, Kim will also seek to impress upon the USA and others in the region that it does indeed have the capability to strike in such a manner and inflict ...


Israeli girl, Palestinian killed in West Bank car crash

The renewed bid comes after the recent U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , which sparked negative reaction from many countries ...


De Blasio Skips Meeting with Trump over 'Racist Assault' on Immigrants

A more recent report by the White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) concluded that the opioid epidemic cost the USA economy more than $500 billion ...


Meehan: Former staffer that was paid settlement claim was his 'soul mate'

Meehan, 62, said he developed a "deep affection" for the woman "in a way in which I was struggling to make sure that I would never put that into our professio...


Maduro ready to stand in early prez poll in Venez

Venezuela's national constituent assembly voted unanimously to hold elections by the end of April. Venezuela is set to hold a new presidential election by Apr...


Yosemite National Park Open But Services Are Curtailed

In Yellowstone, cross-country skier Carol Weaver was unhappy with lawmakers, even though the trails were open for her and a group of friends making a two-day ...