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Police attack Papua New Guinea parliament in APEC pay dispute

Zhang Shaogang, director-general of China's global department at the Ministry of Commerce, said that Papua New Guinea, which hosted the summit, will issue a...


Israel's Netanyahu makes 'last effort' to save government

Bennett, a security hawk, had considered following the footsteps of Netanyahu's defence minister, Avigdor Lieberman, who left the Israeli government to protes...


House Democrats Promise to Oppose Pelosi for Speaker

As we head toward the 116th Congress and reclaim our Democratic majority, we believe more strongly than ever that THe time has come for new leadership in our Ca...


Trump to discuss Khashoggi murder with Secretary of State Pompeo, CIA

The president reiterated that in personal conversations with the crown prince, MbS had repeatedly denied involvement in the killing. Trump said Saturday he ...


North Korea tests new weapon amid stalled nuclear diplomacy

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday expressed appreciation for the co-operation of North Korea and the embassy of Sweden - which handles consular issues fo...


Finnish president confirms forestry chat with Donald Trump

President Trump has been criticized by experts over his claim that " raking and cleaning" forest floors could help prevent future fires from spreading. PG&E Co...


President rakes over causes of fire in California

People in Finland have been left bemused after Donald Trump said the country's use of " raking " techniques helped prevent forest fires. "We're going to hav...


Can Trump quash the White House press corps?

The network slammed the plan in a statement . Stelter reported that CNN said in a statement that the White House's pledged action would threaten "all jou...


Democrat Gillum ends campaign for governor

The US Senate race recount in Florida is still undecided, with a hand recount still underway. Counties are wrapping up a hand recount this weekend and must subm...


Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Brain Kemp Will Win Georgia Governor's Race

Stacey Abrams , who galvanized Georgia Democrats in her quest to become the first black woman to be elected governor anywhere in the United States, ended her ...


Protectionism 'doomed to failure', Xi Jinping says in swipe at US

The United States said Saturday it will join forces with Australia in the development of a new naval base in Papua New Guinea, a project seen as a move to c...


Zuckerberg should 'step down' from Facebook, tech pioneer says

So by now most people have probably read the New York Times deep dive into what can only be described as Facebook's deep well of internal dysfunction and sel...


Appointed Judge Restores First Amendment Rights To CNN

Trump was "right on point" to call Acosta "rude" during the exchange, the network said . After leaving the courtroom, Mr. Acosta said it's time to get back...


North Korea state media says Kim inspects testing of ‘tactical’ weapon: Yonhap

The ambassador also said he doesn't expect the Trump administration to change its North Korea policy after the opposition Democratic Party regained control of t...


Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty against 5 suspects in Khashoggi killing

The Saudi Public Prosecutor's office also said that Khashoggi was killed following "a fight and a quarrel" on October 2 at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Afte...


Pelosi says will be House speaker, but Democrats are split

Indeed, like most women her age, housing costs are a struggle for her, and she can not afford the rent on an apartment in Washington , D.C. "She's a very wealt...


Hidden North Korean missile sites are 'nothing new,' South Korea says

The report is also based on satellite images taken in March, which was three months before the first-ever summit between the leaders of North Korea and the U.S...


Death toll climbs to 48 in California's most lethal wildfire disaster

Honea told reporters. "God Bless all of the victims and families affected". A new fire erupted late Tuesday about 75 miles to the east in the Fontana area of ...


Israel Defence Minister Lieberman resigns

Liberman resigned in protest of Prime Minister's Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to agree to a ceasefire deal after Hamas sent a wave of rockets at Israel . "We ...


North Korea hiding missile bases, U.S. researchers say

The existence of the bases contradicts President Donald Trump's assertion that his diplomacy is leading to the elimination of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile ...