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Thanks to Tammy Duckworth, the Senate Just Made a Historic Change

The Republican-controlled Senate held the vote open so Duckworth and Maile could adhere to the new rule. Sen. Orrin Hatch , the father of six, grandfather of...


A New President in Cuba

As he walked to the front of the chamber, Diaz-Canel high-fived the front row of delegates and embraced Castro as he took the stage. "The United States has no...


In Gandhi Family Stronghold Of Rae Bareli, Amit Shah's Open Challenge

Today, Mr Shah said the people of Rae Bareli will see development. He pledged to rid the constituency, represented by former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi , of...


Federal Legislation to Legalize Hemp Advances to Senate Floor

South Dakota Sen. Mike Rounds said Tuesday that Trump should make the decision on his own and be responsible for the consequences. He said he would be surpr...


Britain 'confident' of Irish border agreement despite rebuff by Brussels

The EU has rejected British proposals to avoid a hard border in Ulster, with a source telling The Telegraph , "It was a detailed and forensic rebuttal..." M...


Rudy Giuliani joins legal team amid Trump's denouncement of Mueller investigation

Giuliani told The Washington Post on Thursday that he wanted to help "negotiate an end" to the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election...


United Kingdom pottery produces 'well suited' Harry and Meghan wedding mugs

Meghan, who is "hands-on with all elements of the wedding [prep]", a royal source has said, reportedly chose her designer and had her first fitting in January...


Chuck Schumer is Ready to Legalize Weed

With Colorado raking in $500 million in taxes since 2015 and no discernible uptick in crime or underage use in the nine legal recreational states, Schumer has c...


Romanian president slams plan to move Israel embassy

On Thursday evening the head of the ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea , told the Antena 3 TV channel: "The decision has been taken. Haaretz...


MPs Sign Impeachment Motion Against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra

Besides the Congress , the opposition parties' meeting was attended by leaders of the Samajwadi Party , Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJ...


Coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce Expands to 16 States

Therefore, consumers should throw out any romaine lettuce in their homes, even if partially eaten, and avoid eating romaine at restaurants unless the establis...


OPCW 'enters Syria's Douma' to probe gas attack allegation

United States officials have raised concerns that Russian Federation may have tampered with the site while inspectors were denied access. Tensions between the...


WW2 Bomb Forced Thousands to Flee Center of Berlin Friday

German police have defused a World War II bomb in central Berlin , after some 10,000 people were evacuated. Berlin police tweeted about the bomb on Friday ...


Syrian defense forces shoot down missiles above airbase near Homs

It all comes down to whether allowing the murderous Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, the terrorist group Hezbollah and their allies Iran and Russian Federation ...


Syracuse Frat Suspended for Staggeringly Racist Video

Another student standing above him then claims they are "anointing" him, and calls out the oath, which his friend repeats. Syracuse University has suspended...


Federation Internationale de Football Association charge Russia with racism

This represents a 3,792per cent increase on the face value of the tickets which were available for $420 (£296.35) from the Federation Internationale de Footbal...


No criminal charges to be filed over death of pop star Prince

Prince had reportedly experienced significant pain for a number of years and was addicted to pain medication, but took efforts to protect his privacy. An autop...


Syria says chemical weapons experts may visit Douma on Wednesday

The OPCW inspectors are in Syria to investigate an April 7 incident in which Western countries and rescue workers say scores of civilians were gassed to death...


Olympian Jordyn Wieber Files Lawsuit Against USA Gymnastics in Larry Nassar Case

The full interview with Maroney, as well as an interview with former national team coordinators Bela and Martha Karolyi , will air during a " Dateline " spec...


Trump, Japan's Abe Agree to Heighten Trade Talks

Japan is one of the few key USA allies that has not been granted exemptions from the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports into the U.S. ...


Suspected stalker arrested at Taylor Swift's home in Beverly Hills

A masked man arrested outside a Beverly Hills home owned by Taylor Swift with a knife in his vehicle has been released from custody while the investigation co...


California home to majority of 10 most polluted U.S. cities

The San Diego metropolitan area was ranked 6th worst nationally for ozone pollution, with a 42 percent increase in the number of unhealthy days since the 2015. ...


Missiles shot down over Syria airbases

Three missiles were targeting Dumayr airbase in Damascus countryside, the Syrian television said, quoting a military sourcing as confirming that all three missi...


Bon-Ton assets to be bought, liquidated with stores closing

A winning bid was made in an auction for all of the company's assets, the company announced Tuesday night. That means Bon-Ton's 250 stores, including an ancho...


George HW Bush Grateful for ''Outpouring of Love'' After Barbara Bush's Death

Family spokesman Jim McGrath released a statement Wednesday on behalf of President George H.W. Bush: "I always knew Barbara was the most beloved woman in the ...


Turkey: Why Erdogan Called Snap Elections

The parliamentary and presidential polls had previously been slated for November 2019. Turkey's parliament last month passed a law revamping electoral regulat...


Russian Federation condemned attack against Syria

The UN Security Council on April 14 rejected an effort by Russian Federation, a key ally of Syria , to denounce it as an unjustified "aggression" against a s...


Reward now offered for capture of accused murderer

Riess is described as white, 5 feet 5 inches tall and 165 pounds with brown eyes and blond hair, which is now lighter than in the photo that authorities have ...


Investigators to visit Syria chemical attack site

Trump criticized Putin after the suspected gas attack in Syria for backing "Animal Assad", but he has not done so again. Syrian state news organizations cla...


CNN Uses Sean Hannity Story To Give Lessons In Honest Journalism

And Cohen's work for the other client on his shortlist, Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy , included negotiating a $1.6 million settlement with a former...


People think Stormy Daniels' sketch man looks like Tom Brady

Daniels appearance on the ABC show came a day after she attended a hearing in Manhattan federal court where Cohen sought to limit the ability of federal prose...


Multiple Tornadoes Confirmed in ARK So Far, Including EF-2

In Austin, fire officials said strong winds helped spread the flames after lightning struck and badly damaged two houses. Two tornadoes were confirmed in cent...


Telegram feels the heat as providers start blocking its service in Russian Federation

Roskomnadzor watchdog said on Monday it had begun blocking access to Telegram messenger after the company refused to comply with an order to give Russian st...


Department of Commerce bans ZTE from exporting tech from US

It was further noted in the denial order that ZTE was "repeatedly lying to BIS and other USA law enforcement agencies and engaging in a cover-up scheme to des...


3 injured in Pleasantview Elementary student knife attack

Authorities say an 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and attacked three other children. The attacker will not b...