U.K. opposition leader denies calling PM May 'stupid woman'

Mr Corbyn flatly denied using the sexist phrase, telling MPs: "I referred to those who I believe were seeking to turn a debate about the national crisis facing our country into a pantomime as " stupid people ". "Why is it that when an opposition memb... More..

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North Korea warns 'vicious' U.S. sanctions risk progress on talks
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

North Korea warns 'vicious' U.S. sanctions risk progress on talks

Washington last week added three North Korean officials to those subject to sanctions over human rights abuses, including Mr Choe Ryong Hae, considered a right-hand man to Mr Kim. At a historic summit in S...More..

Theresa May denies looming possibility of second Brexit referendum
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Theresa May denies looming possibility of second Brexit referendum

British Prime Minister Theresa May walks by the European Union stars as she arrives for a media conference at an European Union summit in Brussels , Friday, Dec. Mr Juncker said he had been able to convince he...More..

'Lying': Comey, Lanny Davis Slam Trump's Claim FBI Broke Into Cohen's Office
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

'Lying': Comey, Lanny Davis Slam Trump's Claim FBI Broke Into Cohen's Office

Davis also took issue with Trump's claim that federal agents had broken into Cohen's office and residences in NY in April. On December 12, Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison by a NY court over charg...More..

White House Cancels Christmas Party For Press
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

White House Cancels Christmas Party For Press

With current White House chief of staff John Kelly now set to depart by year's end, President Donald Trump has ramped up the candidate interview process as he scrambles to fill the top White House position....More..

United States government faces shutdown over border
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

United States government faces shutdown over border

The fight over President Donald Trump's $5 billion wall funds deepened Monday, threatening a partial government shutdown in a standoff that has become increasingly common in Washington. He suggested that coul...More..

Pelosi Sacrifices Old Guard Dems to Be Speaker Once More
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Pelosi Sacrifices Old Guard Dems to Be Speaker Once More

Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer met with Trump Tuesday to negotiate over a spending bill set to expire. Rep. The California Democrat has agreed to limit her time as s...More..

Comey on Capitol Hill: GOP's 'Silence Is Shameful' as FBI Attacked
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Comey on Capitol Hill: GOP's 'Silence Is Shameful' as FBI Attacked

After five hours of closed-door testimony before the House Judiciary and Oversight committees over the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, Comey complained that being questioned about issue...More..

Sri Lanka’s sacked prime minister wins confidence vote
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Sri Lanka’s sacked prime minister wins confidence vote

Sri Lanka's constitutional crisis is now into its eighth week and continues to dominate headlines and retain public interest because, at the time of writing, the nation is awaiting the crucial determination fr...More..

7-year-old Guatemalan girl dies after U.S. Border Patrol arrest
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

7-year-old Guatemalan girl dies after U.S. Border Patrol arrest

The girl, whose name has not been released by CBP , and her father were apprehended after crossing the border illegally into New Mexico with her family and over 160 other migrants. The foreign ministry sai...More..

US Senate backs resolution blaming Saudi crown prince for writer's death
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

US Senate backs resolution blaming Saudi crown prince for writer's death

The vote was largely symbolic as the House of Representatives would have to pass the resolution for it to become a law. Yemen has been wracked by violence since 2014, when Houthi rebels overran much of the co...More..

Trump reveals chief of staff search down to 5 candidates
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump reveals chief of staff search down to 5 candidates

Another potential pick as chief of staff, former campaign adviser David Bossie, was at the White House for meetings on Thursday, but was not believed to have met the President. The Trumps held a Christmas ...More..

Marriott Hack Could Boost Tensions Between U.S., China
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Marriott Hack Could Boost Tensions Between U.S., China

The data breach that exposed personal data of around 500 million guests of the hotel chain is believed to part of a Chinese state-run espionage operation, according to multiple sources briefed on the USA govern...More..

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregn
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregn

Cops took Trejo to the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit for questioning where he denied seeing Rouhselang the night of her murder for a second time before eventually confessing. Trejo and Rouhselang met ...More..

Trump Says China Trade Talks 'going Very Well'
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Trump Says China Trade Talks 'going Very Well'

The summit between President Xi Jinping and his USA counterpart Donald Trump in Argentina was "friendly and candid" and would help to avoid further trade tensions, a senior Chinese diplomat said Thursday , b...More..

Donald Trump Claims Hush Payments During 2016 Campaign Were Legal
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Donald Trump Claims Hush Payments During 2016 Campaign Were Legal

His Democratic counterpart on the intelligence committee, Representative Adam Schiff, said Trump could be indicted and could "face the real prospect of jail time ". This last detail-that it was done for the ...More..

Trump resort hired undocumented workers
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Trump resort hired undocumented workers

Victorina Morales - who has cleaned the President's toilet, made his bed and dusted his crystal golf trophies - told the New York Times she was hired at Mr Trump's Bedminster Golf Club in New Jersey with "...More..

Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly is leaving the White House
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly is leaving the White House

A 36-year-old father of triplets, Ayers had long decided on leaving the administration and moving his family back to Georgia, a senior White House official told CBS News. Those include separating migrant chil...More..

North Carolina Officials Had Prior Warnings Of Voting Issues, Report Says
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

North Carolina Officials Had Prior Warnings Of Voting Issues, Report Says

Meanwhile, Republican lawmakers in MI and Wisconsin are fighting rearguard actions after the party lost control of top offices in November. McCready trailed Harris by 905 votes in the race to replace the outgoi...More..

Barricades burn as new 'yellow vest' protests hit Paris
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Barricades burn as new 'yellow vest' protests hit Paris

The rumble of armoured police vans and the hiss of tear gas filled central Paris as French riot police fought to contain thousands of yellow-vested protesters . After being taken by surprise by the scale of ...More..