Sen. Bennet votes against budget agreement

On Twitter, the president touted the bill's billions in additional military spending. Mr Trump tweeted that he had signed the bill, writing that the United States military "will now be stronger than ever before". A last-minute maneuver by Sen. Th... More..

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National Weather Advisory issues Winter Weather Advisory beginning Saturday
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

National Weather Advisory issues Winter Weather Advisory beginning Saturday

Occasional snow showers will linger into Sunday , but with a shifting wind direction ahead of an area of low pressure, snow showers will become rain. Temperatures were warmer Friday with a high of 56 degrees...More..

German SPD leader gives up bid for foreign minister in new gov't
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

German SPD leader gives up bid for foreign minister in new gov't

He was officially elected by a party congress with 100 percent of the vote. The perception among SPD activists that Schulz had constructed a life raft from the wreckage of an election disaster led many analys...More..

Dow closes up 567 points after another volatile day
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Dow closes up 567 points after another volatile day

Despite the turbulence, Tuesday's trading looked similar to the patterns that have shaped the market for the previous year: investors bought companies that do well when economic growth is strongest. "When the m...More..

Charity leaders had 'Caligula orgy' with Haitian prostitutes who survived natural disaster
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Charity leaders had 'Caligula orgy' with Haitian prostitutes who survived natural disaster

The publication quotes a source that claimed to have seen images of an event in which sex workers had Oxfam t-shirts. But according to the leaked report, Mr van Hauwermeiren admitted using prostitutes at the ...More..

Nancy Pelosi Says She Won't Support Budget Deal Without Immigration Promise
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Nancy Pelosi Says She Won't Support Budget Deal Without Immigration Promise

Pelosi has faced criticism from Dreamers and their advocates who say she and fellow Democrats have not pushed hard enough for a "clean" Dream Act - in other words, a Dream Act that would not include other immi...More..

Trump has been imagining a military parade for over a year
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Trump has been imagining a military parade for over a year

Painter, a vice chairman of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington , is one of a growing number of lawmakers, former administration officials and other figures weighing in against Trump's propose...More..

Nancy Pelosi Will Not Sit Down
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Nancy Pelosi Will Not Sit Down

The Office of the House Historian said it was the longest continuous speech in the chamber on record. And she did it all while wearing 4-inch high-heels. Ms Pelosi was advocating on behalf of undocumented i...More..

SMHS attack: Govt orders suspension of SP Central Jail Srinagar
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

SMHS attack: Govt orders suspension of SP Central Jail Srinagar

The "conspiracy" to free Muhammad Naveed Jutt, alias Abu Hanzala, was hatched inside Srinagar Central Jail about four months before it was executed outside the OPD of a Srinagar hospital on February 6. ...More..

National Signing Day: Mom leaves after son chooses Florida
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

National Signing Day: Mom leaves after son chooses Florida

Now I don't have over much as a day to decide on a school that'll change my future after football. The star wide receiver later took to Twitter to describe his mother's actions as "hilarious", although many...More..

Winter Olympics Are Heating Up — TheDC Newsroom
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Winter Olympics Are Heating Up — TheDC Newsroom

The band were expected to perform a mix of South Korean pop songs from the 1980s, as well as North Korean music. US Vice-President Mike Pence is scheduled to attend the Games' opening ceremony today. Moon has...More..

Food protein linked to cancer spread
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Food protein linked to cancer spread

A single protein building block commonly found in food may hold a key to preventing the spread of an often-deadly type of breast cancer, according to a new multicenter study published today in the medical journ...More..

Black Lives Matter Leader Shot Dead in New Orleans
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Black Lives Matter Leader Shot Dead in New Orleans

A Black Lives Matter activist who made headlines past year when he leaped through police tape to away from a protester was fatally shot in New Orleans early Tuesday morning. "We all have lost so much, so ve...More..

Four high-rise buildings partly collapse in M6.4 Taiwan natural disaster
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Four high-rise buildings partly collapse in M6.4 Taiwan natural disaster

It has been followed by a series of strong aftershocks centring in the same area north of the city, including an M5.7 on Wednesday, February 7. MECO chief Angelito Banayo said the missing Filipina, Melody Alb...More..

Ally or Rival? Macron to Visit Trump on US Visit Late April
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Ally or Rival? Macron to Visit Trump on US Visit Late April

A number of retired high-ranking military officials have spoken out about Trump's orders for the Pentagon to begin planning a big parade, likely in Washington , D.C., since it was reported Tuesday evening ...More..

by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Syria: UN urges an end to hostilities

Pinheiro. On Tuesday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the U.S.to withdraw its troops from Manbij and renewed a threat to expand Ankara's military offensive in Syria to this town. State Depa...More..

Led coalition bombs pro-government forces
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Led coalition bombs pro-government forces

The official said they have not ruled out that Iranian backed-forces might have also been involved in the attack. The flare-up lasted into the small hours of Thursday and was sparked by an attack on positions...More..

Israel 'legalising' rogue settlement in response to rabbi murder: Netanyahu
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Israel 'legalising' rogue settlement in response to rabbi murder: Netanyahu

Full recognition of the outpost, however, which unlike established Israeli settlements is considered illegal under Israeli law, still faces a number of legal and bureaucratic obstacles. The assailant was identi...More..

Turkey's Erdogan arrives in Vatican
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan arrives in Vatican

Protests were banned in the centre of Rome today (February 5) as the President of Turkey met with Pope Francis. Pope Francis has repeatedly upheld Vatican calls for a special, internationally guaranteed statu...More..

Shallow 6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Taiwan
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Shallow 6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Taiwan

Kiwi Emily Clarke and two of her friends were staying near a beach just out of Hualien when the quake struck . Taiwanese media reported that aside from the cave on the ground floor of the Marshal Hotel, a se...More..