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What do the White House Christmas decorations look like?

The 2018 theme of the White House holiday decorations is "American Treasures, ' and features patriotic displays highlighting the country's "unique heritage.' ...


Colyer declares state of emergency as Midwest faces snowstorm

A lakeshore flood warning is also in effect for Cook, Lake and Porter counties from 9 p.m. Sunday through 12 p.m Monday. There were reports of snow as high as...


Woman shot dead at Florida Walmart in domestic dispute

Officials say the incident began as a domestic argument between the man and woman in the garden center at the Walmart. The woman went inside the store after t...


United States border agents pushed Migrants back with tear gas and rubber bullets

So far, around 2,400 members of the migrant caravan have reached the U.S. -Mexico border, and a thousand more are expected this week. Their presence has drawn M...


White House Doubles Down On Coal Despite New Climate Report

Trump tweeted this week about the cold weather hitting the East including: "Brutal and Extended Cold Blast could shatter ALL RECORDS - Whatever happened to...


Trump intensifies his attacks on Chief Justice Roberts

Trump has taken aim at the court on Twitter and even directed some ire at Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts after the judge pushed back against the ...


22 dead, scores feared drowned after Ugandan pleasure boat sinks

The vessel had a capacity for 50 people but is believed to have been carrying almost 100 passengers when it overturned during bad weather. Police spokesman As...


American killed by an isolated tribe on remote Indian island

MacLeod said "I saw him [Chau] reading some Christian literature and I'm a Christian and we started talking". However, director general of police in Andaman...


Taiwan voters reject same-sex marriage referendum

The country now competes as " Chinese Taipei " at such events. Supporters of the opposition nationalist KMT celebrate in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on Saturday. The s...


Ex-Trump campaign aide loses bid to delay prison sentence

He also forfeited most of his rights to contest his conviction. Responding to the judge's order , Papadopoulos wrote in a tweet Sunday that he looked forward...


U.S. closes major border crossing, uses tear gas on asylum seekers

It's unclear how numerous details still have to be hashed out. Trump used the caravans as an election issue in this month's midterms, sending USA military to ...


France Hits 18 Saudis with Sanctions over Khashoggi Murder

Trump has denied a report in The Washington Post that the CIA concluded that Mohammed ordered Khashoggi's assassination, saying instead that intelligence ...


American Tourist Killed By Andaman Tribe On Protected Island

As per media reports, a source said, " John Chau tried to reach the Sentinel island on November 14 but could not make it". The fishermen left for Port Blair...


Thanksgiving night shooting at Alabama mall leaves one dead, two injured

A man was shot and killed by police after a fight at an Alabama mall ahead of Black Friday shopping resulted in gunfire that injured a teenager and a 12-yea...


Philippines, China sign framework energy deal

Xi said he and Duterte would elevate their relationship to one of "comprehensive strategic cooperation ", adding that they had many common interests in the So...


UAE woman kills ex-boyfriend, feeds his cooked remains to others

Prosecutors say she confessed to police, calling it a moment of "insanity", BBC quoted the local media as reporting. The man was killed three months ago, bu...


A Mild Start, Possible Wintry Finish

Burlington, Vermont, Albany, New York, and Providence, Rhode Island may also see record lows on the holiday, according to The Weather Channel . "High pressur...


Dems, GOP to scrutinize Ivanka Trump's use of private emails

Democrats called on Tuesday for an investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter and top White House adviser Ivanka Trump following reports ...


Afghan peace: Khalilzad hopes for peace deal with Taliban before April 2019

Zalmay Khalilzad, an Afghan-born American diplomat, spoke to reporters Sunday, a day after returning to the Afghan capital from three days of marathon talks wit...


Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank listings, sparking outcry

Airbnb's actions came a day before the planned release of a report from the Human Rights Watch documenting what the organization describes as "human rights ha...