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Tens of Thousands Flee Fast-Moving California Wildfire (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

The town of Paradise, California, population 27,000, has been evacuated, officials told local news reporters, as were the nearby communities of Pulga and Concow...


Chinese state media debuts 'AI' news anchors

The agency points out that they may be particularly useful for disseminating breaking news reports in a timely manner. The anchor takes advantage of AI techno...


2018 midterm elections sees LGBT representatives, women and minority groups celebrate success

The first-time candidate, of Puerto Rican heritage, said in her victory speech: "Today is a milestone, but it's really a beginning, it truly is a beginning..." ...


Florida election results: Governor and Senate races close after big turnout

Heather Miller, of Fort Lauderdale, doesn't remember seeing the U.S. Senate and a U.S. House race on her vote-by-mail ballot. "I want to encourage you not to ...


Extra Troops At The Border Could Cost $220 Million

Active duty United States troops are barred from domestic law enforcement unless there is an emergency, but President Donald Trump has repeatedly raised the p...


Midterms 2018: Firsts for women in the US House

US Representative Elise Stefanik , a Republican representing upstate NY, was previously the youngest woman when she was elected in 2014 at age 30. Ten wo...


Blackburn wins Tennessee Senate race over Bredesen

Bob Corker, whose decision to retire opened the seat and gave way to the Democratic campaign, declined to help bury the popular Democrat, a clear sign that not ...


Journalist Khashoggi's body parts transported in suitcases

More than a week after Saudi agents killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, Saudi Arabia sent an expert team to clean up evidence of the crime, under t...


Midterm election 2018: Donald Trump SHUTS DOWN CNN reporter in fiery confrontation

Trump has always been frustrated with Sessions over his recusal from the Russian Federation investigation. Trump ordered Acosta. " CNN should be ashamed of it...


Indiana Senate Seat Flips Red As Braun Beats Donnelly

He attacked Braun for supporting the GOP's push to repeal the health care law, including its protections for pre-existing conditions. The remaining chunk of per...


United States sanctions target Iran's oil exports, shipping and banks

In May, US President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehen...


Oprah Hits Back At Racist Robocall: 'Jesus Don't Like Ugly'

Kemp has always believed that his voting system could not be compromised...until now. Both candidates mounted statewide tours Monday, seeking to cobble togeth...


In US midterm race, racial tensions never far from surface

Trump criticized Nelson, too, claiming that he only sees the former astronaut "around election time when he's on television every night". "They're Republic...


Midterm exit polls show healthcare and immigration are top issues for voters

The GOP has a 47-vote advantage in the House; the Democrats would need to win 24 seats to take control. The outcome has serious stakes for the president. Fo...


Driver was huffing before crash that killed Girl Scouts and mom

Schafer was one of hundreds who gathered for a vigil outside Halmstad Elementary School in Chippewa Falls to pray for the vitcims. The Girl Scouts were cleani...


Khashoggi killing: Erdogan accuses 'highest levels' of Saudi gov't

Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the 33-year-old heir to the most powerful throne in the Middle East , won global plaudits for his drive to remake the conservativ...


No sign of assault in Saudi sisters' deaths

They were students who were accompanying their brother in Washington, according to the Royal Consulate General of Saudia Arabia. Rotana Farea was enrolled a...


Lankan leader to convene parliament next week

The UN chief offered assistance in facilitating a dialogue with all the parties to resolve the situation. Parliamentarians, including ousted Prime Minister R...


Iranian Crowds Chant 'Death To Israel,' 'Down With U.S.'

President Donald Trump removed the US from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal earlier this year, triggering the sanctions being imposed Monday. His comments com...


US charges Malaysian financier in multibillion-dollar scheme

The DOJ indictments unsealed Thursday are a big step forward in the American investigation, with authorities accusing Low and ex-Goldman bankers Tim Leissner...