• 17 photos show the White House all decked out for Christmas

    17 photos show the White House all decked out for Christmas

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    Melania Trump posted a video on Twitter . First lady Melania Trump has unveiled the 2018 White House Christmas decorations. First lady Melania Trump spearheads the annual tradition. Facing reporters at the 1986 media preview of holiday decorations, Reagan denied that she and President Ronald Reagan had been bickering over whether Chief of Staff Donald Regan should be fired.
  • Syrian officials: More than 100 wounded in chemical attack

    Syrian officials: More than 100 wounded in chemical attack

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    The reported attack on Aleppo is the first such attack since Russian Federation and Turkey agreed on establishing a demilitarized zone in the rebel-controlled Idlib province, according to the Observatory. The UK-based Observatory said government shelling earlier on Saturday had killed two women and seven children in a village in Idlib. Earlier this month, Moscow accused insurgents of trying to wreck the deal, while rebels accused the Syrian army and its allies of attacking the region.
  • Northern California Camp Fire Contained

    Northern California Camp Fire Contained

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    Photo/Kathleen Ronayne, File After a brief delay to let a downpour pass, volunteers resume their search for human remains at a mobile home park in Paradise, Calif . Meanwhile, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that 249 people remained unaccounted for till Saturday, down from more than 1,000 days ago.
  • USA police fire tear gas at migrants trying to cross from Mexico

    USA police fire tear gas at migrants trying to cross from Mexico

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    What started as a peaceful march spiraled out of control Sunday as migrants heading toward a pedestrian border crossing were met by Mexican police trying to block their path, journalists at the scene told CNN . Now, critics aren't backing down once again after border agents used tear gas against migrant children attempting to seek asylum. The San Ysidro Port of Entry, located between Tijuana and San Diego, had to be closed for hours Sunday after the incident.
  • Court filing details stunning development in Mueller investigation

    Court filing details stunning development in Mueller investigation

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    The pardon hope may very well be what Manafort's driving at and it could occur, but we also have to ask what all of this does for Mueller. Prosecutors say in a new court filing that after Manafort agreed to truthfully co-operate with the investigation, he “committed federal crimes†by lying about “a variety of subject matters.
  • Hundreds of flights cancelled as winter storm moves through Midwest

    Hundreds of flights cancelled as winter storm moves through Midwest

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    It is also there that numerous flights are canceled. "It's all part of the Thanksgiving travel experience when you're flying somewhere", McCoy said . The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported multiple fender-benders but by midmorning on Monday the Department of Transportation said all roads were opened.
  • Mexico says migrants who tried to rush U.S. border will be deported

    Mexico says migrants who tried to rush U.S. border will be deported

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    Authorities on the USA side used tear gas to disperse the would-be crossers, the journalists told CNN . The border crossing was temporarily closed after the brief skirmish. The policy, known as "Remain in Mexico", was formulated by the Trump administration to deal with the thousands of immigrants seeking asylum in the U.S.in the caravan.
  • Russian Federation blockades strategic waterway to stop Ukrainian ships entering Azov Sea

    Russian Federation blockades strategic waterway to stop Ukrainian ships entering Azov Sea

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    Russia's coast guard said that three Ukrainian navy ships made an unauthorized crossing through Russian territorial waters, while Ukraine alleged that one of its boats was rammed by a Russian coast guard vessel. The move comes after months of growing tensions between Ukraine and Russian Federation, which annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and has steadily worked to increase its zone of control around the peninsula.
  • USA in Deal with Mexico Over Asylum Seekers

    USA in Deal with Mexico Over Asylum Seekers

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    But she rowed back on this just hours later, saying in a statement: "There is no agreement of any sort between the incoming Mexican government and the United States government". "No "Releasing" into the US", Trump said in a tweet late Saturday. U.S. Military stand in line for a drill near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry, Calif., on November 15, 2018.
  • Stone Ally Negotiating Plea with Mueller

    Stone Ally Negotiating Plea with Mueller

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    He said on a YouTube show last week that he expected to be charged with lying to federal investigators, though he said at the time that he was innocent of wrongdoing. Stone has denied being a conduit for WikiLeaks, which published thousands of emails stolen from Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta in the weeks before the election.
  • Gunman dead and 2 wounded in Alabama mall shooting

    Gunman dead and 2 wounded in Alabama mall shooting

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    The shooting occurred following a fight between an 18-year-old and the 21-year-old shooter according to police. The second victim, a 12-year-old girl, was also struck though Rector did not say what her condition is, just that she was alert.
  • EU Commission agrees draft text on future Brexit relationship

    EU Commission agrees draft text on future Brexit relationship

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    He told ITV's Peston: "It's clear that if the deal is not approved by Parliament we will have a politically chaotic situation". British MPs of all parties criticized the divorce agreement announced last week, which includes a financial settlement and a controversial plan to avoid a hard Irish border.
  • India issues swift condemnation of attack on Chinese consulate in Pakistan

    India issues swift condemnation of attack on Chinese consulate in Pakistan

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    Obviously, the matter will be investigated, he said, adding that when they get more details they will share information. A senior police officer told Reuters two attackers had entered the visa section of the consulate. Nine hand grenades, Kalashnikov bullets, magazines and explosives were recovered from the possession of the terrorists , Geo news quoted police officials as saying.
  • Russian Federation probe: Trump's lawyers submit written answers to Mueller

    Russian Federation probe: Trump's lawyers submit written answers to Mueller

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    Last week Mr Trump said he had answered the questions "very easily" . "The questions presented dealt with issues regarding the Russia-related topics of the inquiry. In 2004, President George W. Bush was interviewed by special counsel Patrick Fitzgerald's office during an investigation into the leaked identity of a covert Central Intelligence Agency officer.
  • China's Xi Jinping Pays His First Visit to the Philippines

    China's Xi Jinping Pays His First Visit to the Philippines

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    Beijing had a sour relationship with the archipelagic country under Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, who initiated the global arbitration case against China's claims in the contested South China Sea. Aside from their trade disputes, China and the United States have wrestled over the South China Sea. Reading the MOU on air, Locsin said China authorized China National Offshore Oil Corporation as the Chinese enterprise of each working group, while the Philippines will authorize other ...