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Canada Calls on China to Release Detained Canadians, Allies Voice Support

The EU, meanwhile, issued a statement saying that the "declared motive" for their detention "raises concerns about legitimate research and business practices ...


Crew describe moment special forces took down 'armed migrants' on ship

Essex Police were first alerted to an incident on the 71,000-tonne Grande Tema , which made its way to the United Kingdom after leaving Lagos , Nigeria , on...


Turkey Sends Military Reinforcements to Syria Border

The pace of troop movements, along with diplomatic outreach, intensified Monday, the same day the Pentagon confirmed outgoing Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ord...


US lawmakers home for Christmas, govt workers unpaid on shutdown

A stalemate over the wall led parts of the government to shut down Saturday after funding for numerous departments and agencies expired. The Capitol was quiet...


Trump warns government shutdown could be lengthy

But after the outcry from conservatives, including talk show host Rush Limbaugh and commentator Ann Coulter, the House, at Trump's insistence, amended it a day ...


Turkey, Israel in New War of Words

The decision was widely regarded as the last straw for the resignation of Mattis on Thursday. President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday evening that he didn't...


'A Blow to Morale': Afghanistan Generals Bemoan US Withdrawal Plans

There has been no official comment from the Taliban, but one of the militant group's senior commanders on Friday welcomed the decision . A senior security of...


Supreme Court deals Trump another immigration setback

The Supreme Court order comes after a federal judge in a separate case took the extraordinary step this week of ordering that asylum seekers who sued after thei...


US Now On the "Most Dangerous" List for Journalists

At least 63 reporters across the world were killed while carrying out their professional duties in 2018 - a 15% increase over past year, according to the journa...


Ginsburg has surgery to remove cancerous growths

Doctors at Memorial Sloan Kettering hospital in NY performed a lobectomy, removing one of the five lobes of the lung. "This is just luck" that the growths wer...


On GoFundMe, Trump's supporters raise whopping $14mn for border wall

So far, more than 70,000 people have contributed in donations ranging from $5 to $100, with donations pouring in by the minute. Kolfage said he is "working to g...


U.S. government shutdown looms over border wall row

He has demanded $5.7 billion. The midnight closure will be the third time U.S. federal funding has lapsed so far in 2018. The partial shutdown, the third of...


With Senate passage, bill to prevent shutdown goes to House

Mr. Trump son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, has been working with senators and private sector stakeholders to make improvements to the country's pris...


Two Chinese nationals indicted by DoJ for 12-year hacking campaign

As is usual in the mildly cartoonish world of cybersecurity, APT10 has been referred to as Stone Panda, MenuPass and Red Apollo. Federal Bureau of Investiga...


Pres. Trump lashes out over foundation shutdown

New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced Tuesday that the foundation would dissolve while it fights a state lawsuit accusing it of illegally ope...


NPA issues arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe

We can confirm that an arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe has been issued and we are very happy and believe it is a victory for the victim Gabriella Engels and...


Trump Won't Sign Senate Spending Bill as Shutdown Deadline Nears

A morning press conference of GOP leaders was abruptly canceled as lawmakers filed out of a basement meeting to head to the floor for other matters. Senate ...


N.Korea state media says denuclearization includes 'eliminating US nuclear threat'

Your guess is as good as mine, but by looking at how far we have come from the tense days of 2017, from "fire and fury" to President Trump declaring his "love...


NRA 'disappointed' by bump stock ban

The Trump administration has banned the use of bump stocks , devices that let rifles fire like machine guns, after promising to do so earlier this year. Shortl...


Trump orders full US withdrawal from Syria, declaring ‘victory’

The decision, which would be a reversal from previously stated USA policy, was made by President Donald Trump , who has long signaled his desire to get out of ...