US says ex-intel official defected to Iran, revealed secrets

Monica Elfriede Witt , 39, was indicted by a federal grand jury in Washington on charges of disclosing the code name and classified mission of a US military special access program to the Iranian government. Tabb said investigators believe Witt's mo... More..

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Malaysia to settle its problem with North Korea, says Dr M | Malaysia
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Malaysia to settle its problem with North Korea, says Dr M | Malaysia

About 28,500 US troops are stationed in South Korea, where the United States has maintained a military presence since the 1950-53 Korean War. General Robert Abrams, the new head of US Forces Korea, said las...More..

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' found guilty in US
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' found guilty in US

About 150,000 of those deaths were tied to organized crime. The global notoriety of Guzman was boosted by two escapes from Mexican custody, one in 2001 and another one in 2015 - through a 1.5km underground tu...More..

Iran vaunts military, taunts U.S. as revolution turns 40
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Iran vaunts military, taunts U.S. as revolution turns 40

The 6-mile-long downtown Enghelab, or Revolution Street, in Tehran was decorated with huge balloons as loudspeakers blared out revolutionary and nationalist songs to encourage people to join the rallies. Mahmou...More..

Brazil to Open Aid Storage Centre for Venezuela: Guaido Envoys
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Brazil to Open Aid Storage Centre for Venezuela: Guaido Envoys

Opposition leader Juan Guaidó - the man most western governments have recognised as interim president - called supporters into the streets across the country Tuesday in a campaign to break the military's supp...More..

El Paso Will Not Roll Our Welcome Mat for Trump
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

El Paso Will Not Roll Our Welcome Mat for Trump

In this February 5, 2019 photo, President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the Hou...More..

17 killed as huge fire razes hotel in Delhi
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

17 killed as huge fire razes hotel in Delhi

According to reports, among the dead were a woman and a child, who tried to escape the fire by jumping from a window of the hotel located in the busy shopping area of the Capital. A further 35 people had been r...More..

Winter storm targets Wisconsin tonight, Tuesday
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Winter storm targets Wisconsin tonight, Tuesday

That winter storm warning means there is a significant combination of hazardous winter weather either occurring or imminent in the area. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect through 8 a.m. A wintery mix o...More..

Winter Snow Storm Wallops Pacific Northwest; Washington Declares State of Emergency
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Winter Snow Storm Wallops Pacific Northwest; Washington Declares State of Emergency

The storm displaced 160 employees who provide food, lodging and other services to park visitors. If this system continues to move south, the higher amounts of snow will set up over parts of northern and centr...More..

Our Army will never attempt a coup: PM Modi
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Our Army will never attempt a coup: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated here on Sunday that his Government would always strive for the welfare of the people of Andhra Pradesh and "it is the U-turn Chief Minister of the State , Sriman Chan...More..

‘I’m not going anywhere,’ Gov. Ralph Northam tells Gayle King
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

‘I’m not going anywhere,’ Gov. Ralph Northam tells Gayle King

A second woman accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault Friday, saying the Democrat raped her 19 years ago while they were both students at Duke University . "Initially, I could have forg...More..

IS down to less than 1% of original 'caliphate': US-led coalition
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

IS down to less than 1% of original 'caliphate': US-led coalition

Coalition deputy commander Christopher Ghika last week said Iraqi forces had sealed their border with Syria . "You're always going to have some people", he explained to representatives from the global coalit...More..

Trump won’t meet Xi before trade deal deadline
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Trump won’t meet Xi before trade deal deadline

China and the United States had taken a 90-day hiatus in their trade war to hammer out an agreement, and another round of talks scheduled for next week in Beijing . Messrs. Trump and Xi agreed on December ...More..

Thai King’s Sister Running for PM in March Polls
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

Thai King’s Sister Running for PM in March Polls

The royal order from Vajiralongkorn, read on national television late Friday night, caught by surprise newspapers that had already started their press runs with stories focusing on ramifications of Ubolratana...More..

'Crabby cats are survivors': Frozen cat revived after found covered in ice
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

'Crabby cats are survivors': Frozen cat revived after found covered in ice

Fluffy was found by her owner in a snowbank while temperatures hovered around -13°C. Fluffy the cat was brought into the Animal Clinic fo Kalispell , Montana , on January 31, when temperatures hit a low ...More..

Trump misses Senate deadline to report on Khashoggi killing
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Trump misses Senate deadline to report on Khashoggi killing

U.S. intelligence analysists reportedly concluded that Prince Mohammed had likely used the phrase a metaphor, expressing his intention to kill the journalists unless he returned to Saudi Arabia . Cengiz, a T...More..

‘Trump loyalist’ overseeing Russian Federation probe quizzed over ‘interference’
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

‘Trump loyalist’ overseeing Russian Federation probe quizzed over ‘interference’

Though Nadler would not be subpoenaing him Friday, Whitaker's dancing around that, as well as DOJ policy that it doesn't comment on ongoing investigation, was a source of tension throughout the hearing, in ...More..

Afghan politicians & Taliban hold talks in Moscow to end war
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Afghan politicians & Taliban hold talks in Moscow to end war

The Afghan president has said U.S. troops are still needed. Their appeal comes as the Taliban meets with a high-ranking Afghan delegation in Moscow, and a week after the insurgents held unprecedented talks ...More..

Power restored to New York prison; Cuomo calls for investigation
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Power restored to New York prison; Cuomo calls for investigation

The agency insisted that inmates had hot water for showers and sinks, and were getting medications as needed. Rep. Nydia Velazquez of NY (D) said she visited the center on Saturday and there " appeared " to...More..

Schiff announces expanded scope of House Intel Russia probe
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Schiff announces expanded scope of House Intel Russia probe

Schiff has indicated that he will re-open parts of the committee probe, which Republicans closed last March, concluding there was no evidence of conspiracy or collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's pr...More..