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Dec 22 2018

North Korea says denuclearization depends on removal of US threat

North Korean state media said removal of the U.S.'s nuclear weapons from the region was a condition of its own disarmament, raising the stakes for President Donald Trump...

Dec 22 2018

U.S. hits Russian intelligence and troll farm with fresh sanctions

Previously, the deadline for both had been January 21. The Treasury said it was lifting sanctions on aluminium producer Rusal 0486.HK , its parent En+, and another comp...

Dec 22 2018

British Special Forces Regain Control of Hijacked Ship Off UK Coast

The four migrants were locked in a cabin by the crew but as the ship rounded the Isle of Thanet in Kent, they escaped from the room and picked up "iron tubing" and thre...

Dec 22 2018

Residents report blasts in Yemen's Hodeida on first day of truce

A fragile cease-fire this week halted months of heavy fighting in Yemen's port city of Hodeida, through which the country imports 70 percent of its food and humanitar...

Dec 22 2018

Former Lehigh University student charged with trying to poison his roommate

Yukai, who is no longer enrolled at Lehigh University and had his student visa revoked, will be charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault and other offenses, ...

Dec 22 2018

Trump's Last Chance for a Wall

However, in his two years in office, the wall has failed to materialize. As recently as Tuesday, it looked as though President Trump and Congressional Republicans ...

Dec 22 2018

Authorities arrest Kelsey Berreth's fiancé on investigation of first-degree murder charge

The fiancé of missing Colorado mother Kelsey Berreth has been arrested as investigators continue to comb for clues in her disappearance , according to a report Frida...

Dec 22 2018

China: Canadian woman being punished for working illegally:The Asahi Shimbun

Opposition leader Andrew Scheer said Trudeau needs to call China's president. Further complicating the matter is that the United States government is believed to have b...

Dec 22 2018

UK PM May urges devolved nations to back her Brexit deal

The British Chambers of Commerce forecast yesterday that economic growth this year and in 2019 looks set to be the weakest since Britain emerged from recession in 2009, d...

Dec 22 2018

Trump Ignored Mattis' Advice, Shocked Aides And Allies With Syria Decision

A senior Kurdish politician Friday called on France to play a stronger role in Syria following the withdrawal of USA troops from the country, warning that Kurdish fighter...

Dec 22 2018

Trump could pull USA troops out of Afghanistan next

US President Trump's plan dismays foreign diplomats and officials in Kabul even as Afghan presidency brushes off concerns the drawdown of at least 5,000 US troops would a...

Dec 22 2018

Japan to withdraw from IWC to resume commercial whaling

But Masayuki Komatsu, a former fisheries official who represented Japan at IWC, questioned if Japan gains anything from withdrawing. "If Japan leaves the International...

Dec 22 2018

Victor of CNN's 'Journalist of the Year' Admits He Fabricated Stories

It said concerns about Relotius' work first were raised in November by a fellow reporter who worked with him on a story about a border militia in Arizona and discovered...

Dec 22 2018

Patrick Frazee, Fiance of Missing Colorado Mom Kelsey Berreth, Arrested

Frazee, 32, was arrested at his home in the alpine town of Florissant on suspicion of murder and solicitation of murder, said Miles de Young, chief of police in neighbo...

Dec 22 2018

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has two malignant growths removed from lung

Ginsburg has had a series of health problems. Flores estimated that she would stay in the hospital 3-6 days and should be up and walking in the next day or so. The justic...

Dec 21 2018

Police arrest fiance of missing Colorado woman Kelsey Berreth, ABC News reports

Both towns are high country alpine communities near Pikes Peak and west of Colorado Springs. Authorities arrested Patrick Frazee almost one month after Berreth, the m...

Dec 21 2018

Trump Shutdown Drama Over Long-Promised Wall Goes To Season Finale

If the midnight deadline passes with no legislation in place, funding will expire for nine of the 15 cabinet-level departments and dozens of agencies. "Mr. President, w...

Dec 21 2018

Former Lehigh University student allegedly tried to slowly poison his roommate

Prosecutors say he laced the food and drink of Juwan Royal with thallium. Twice in March, Royal was so sick that campus police were called to his room, Morganelli sai...

Dec 21 2018

UNIFIL expresses 'serious concern' over Hezbollah tunnels as tensions flare along border

At a meeting of the UN Security Council in New York, Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon said, "Let me be abundantly clear - Hezbollah's activities are a flagrant and unacce...

Dec 21 2018

IS suspected in Moroccan tourist deaths

The three new suspects were arrested in Marrakech as they tried to flee in a bus, according to national security spokesman Boubker Sabik. Commenting on another video in...