Suspected vehicle bomb in Derry

Dissident Republican group Saraodh has said it believes the auto bomb attack in Derry was carried out by Revolutionary Republicans. Police did not say whether they were treating the incident as terror-related. It is not representative of the city ... More..

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Nearly 1,000 Central American migrants in new caravans enter Mexico
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Nearly 1,000 Central American migrants in new caravans enter Mexico

Mexico is offering the Central American migrants humanitarian visas, which will allow them to live and work anywhere in Mexico for up to a year, and travel freely without fear of deportation, threats from smugg...More..

DR Congo top court decides winner of election
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

DR Congo top court decides winner of election

Fayulu's claims that official results were inaccurate are supported by Congo's Catholic bishops, who've said the electoral commission's tally didn't reflect the findings of its nationwide observer mission. The ...More..

Opposition rally HIGHLIGHTS: BJP's 'achhe din' over, says Mamata Banerjee
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Opposition rally HIGHLIGHTS: BJP's 'achhe din' over, says Mamata Banerjee

PM Modi, who was in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, said the mahagathbandhan was not against him but against the people of India. It's but natural for them to get angry as I've prevented them from looting public mone...More..

Giuliani: Trump Campaign May Have Colluded With Russia, but Not Trump
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Giuliani: Trump Campaign May Have Colluded With Russia, but Not Trump

Giuliani's comments Wednesday night on CNN directly contradict the position of his own client, who's repeatedly insisted there was no collusion during his successful White House run. Giuliani then said so...More..

Trump, Pence Make Unannounced March for Life Speeches
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Trump, Pence Make Unannounced March for Life Speeches

Vice President Pence making a surprise appearance on stage introduced President Trump via prerecorded video. Trump also said that he had just sent a letter to members of Congress reiterating his veto threat o...More..

Viral video shows teenagers wearing MAGA hats mocking Native American Vietnam veteran
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Viral video shows teenagers wearing MAGA hats mocking Native American Vietnam veteran

A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from the diocese's all-male high school, mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. The Archdiocese of Cincinnati also criti...More..

Donald Trump cancels Cabinet members' trip to Davos due to shutdown
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Donald Trump cancels Cabinet members' trip to Davos due to shutdown

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was to lead the delegation, which was also to include Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross . Rubbing it in, Trump said that Pelosi could stil...More..

Serbia rolls out red carpet as tens of thousands greet Putin
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Serbia rolls out red carpet as tens of thousands greet Putin

Graffiti reading "Kosovo is Serbia , Crimea is Russia " can sometimes be spotted on streets in Serbia. "We know that the European Union has acted as a mediator in resolving a number of issues, but unfortu...More..

Women to march in hundreds of cities worldwide for third straight year
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Women to march in hundreds of cities worldwide for third straight year

But leaders of the groups say momentum has not slowed, and the rallies will celebrate unprecedented gains for women in congressional and state races in last year's midterm elections. Parallel marches will be he...More..

Los Angeles mayor offers to mediate talks to end teachers strike
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Los Angeles mayor offers to mediate talks to end teachers strike

Just a third of the more than 600,000 students served by LAUSD showed up for class on the strike's first day, costing the district $25 million, according to Beutner, CBS Los Angeles reported . "The distric...More..

Jason Van Dyke Sentencing Hearing
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Jason Van Dyke Sentencing Hearing

The aggravated battery convictions carry a potential sentence of between six and 30 years with no probation. Thomas Gaffney , former Chicago police detective David March , and former officer Joseph Walsh ...More..

President Trump, North Korean Leader Kim Agree To Second Meeting Next Month
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

President Trump, North Korean Leader Kim Agree To Second Meeting Next Month

President Donald Trump has spoken several times of having a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un early this year. Kim Yong Chol made the widely expected but previously unannounced trip...More..

These Are the Americans Killed in Syria This Week
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

These Are the Americans Killed in Syria This Week

Brett McGurk, who quit as America's envoy to the anti-IS coalition after Trump declared victory over the group last month, warned a U.S. withdrawal would shore up President Bashar al-Assad and lessen America's ...More..

Facebook brings stricter ads rules to countries with key elections this year
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Facebook brings stricter ads rules to countries with key elections this year

The survey found that almost three-quarters of respondents were unaware the social media network harvested a list of their interests and traits for the goal of targeted advertising, according to Tech Crunc...More..

NI Drivers May Need 'Green Card' To Travel Across The Border
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

NI Drivers May Need 'Green Card' To Travel Across The Border

Holidaymakers and businesses intending to use their vehicles on the continent, or anyone crossing the border by road will be affected. In order to receive a Green Card in sufficient time, anyone who plans on ...More..

French government makes no-deal Brexit plans
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

French government makes no-deal Brexit plans

Coming together will prove hard for the British lawmakers, as political confrontation mounts between the Conservative and Labour leadership over the direction of Brexit talks, following the government defeat ...More..

After Americans Slain, Questions Arise About Trump's Syria Plan
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

After Americans Slain, Questions Arise About Trump's Syria Plan

IS said one of its militants detonated an explosive vest next to a United States patrol in the Kurdish-held town of Manbij. Turkey , which supports Syrian rebels and has called for Syrian President Bashar ...More..

USA partisan divide on govt shutdown over border wall more sharply
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

USA partisan divide on govt shutdown over border wall more sharply

According to CNBC , an official from the Trump administration said around 0.1 percentage points are subtracted from economic growth each week of the shutdown . Rep. Anthony Brown, whose Maryland district ...More..

This Is the Biggest Takeaway from Mueller’s Tease of Paul Manafort’s ‘Lies’
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

This Is the Biggest Takeaway from Mueller’s Tease of Paul Manafort’s ‘Lies’

It's unclear if the delay is an indication of the timeline of Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference or a reflection of the status of the other investigations. Cohen is set to appear before ...More..

White House Refuses To Address Buzzfeed Allegations
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

White House Refuses To Address Buzzfeed Allegations

Gauger says Cohen paid him about a quarter of the money in cash, then stiffed him on the rest. While being charged with several felonies including campaign-finance violations and tax evasion, federal prosecut...More..

Rudy Giuliani Changes His Story: ‘I Never Said There Was No Collusion’
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Rudy Giuliani Changes His Story: ‘I Never Said There Was No Collusion’

The former New York City mayor also said on CNN's " Cuomo Prime Time " that "if the collusion happened, it happened a long time ago". That was an apparent reversal from the television appearance in which he...More..

Body of newborn baby girl found in toilets at Amazon warehouse
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Body of newborn baby girl found in toilets at Amazon warehouse

The gender of the baby was not disclosed. The baby was "beyond resuscitation" when the emergency services arrived, police told local media. Authorities are still trying to determine the circumstances of the...More..

Facebook just took down two disinformation networks linked to Russian Federation
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Facebook just took down two disinformation networks linked to Russian Federation

The accounts were removed because they had attempted to "mislead others about who they were and what they were doing", Facebook said. On January 17, the head of Facebook's Cybersecurity Policy announced the r...More..

21 dead in auto bomb attack at Bogota police cadet training
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

21 dead in auto bomb attack at Bogota police cadet training

Rafael Trujillo said he was delivering a care package to his son Gerson, who entered the school just two days ago, when he was stopped in his tracks by the blast that destroyed windows in apartment buildings a...More..

Some in GOP split with White House on Russia sanctions
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Some in GOP split with White House on Russia sanctions

It would also have to survive a potential veto by Trump. "I do disapprove of the easing of the sanctions because I think it sends the wrong message to Russian Federation and to the oligarch - a close ally of ...More..

May makes final case for Brexit deal: 'don't let the people down'
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

May makes final case for Brexit deal: 'don't let the people down'

After Tuesday's defeat, May assured the House of Commons that "the House has spoken and the government will listen". For Labour, shadow global trade secretary Barry Gardiner said: "It's a deal that members ...More..

Man arrested over killing of Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe in Melbourne
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Man arrested over killing of Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe in Melbourne

Local police released footage showing the student making her way home shortly before the attack. "Someone in the community knows about this". "Somebody has come home ... "Women's lives are important and they ...More..

House votes to maintain Russian sanctions
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

House votes to maintain Russian sanctions

Treasury wants to lift sanctions the U.S. slapped on Deripaska's companies previous year, including a major aluminum producer, while keeping sanctions against Deripaska intact, the paper reported . At the ti...More..

North Korean official heads for talks in Sweden
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

North Korean official heads for talks in Sweden

The White House offered no immediate comment on the Chosun Ilbo report, while a State Department official said: "We don't have any meetings to announce". A source familiar with the matter said Kim will trav...More..

World's biggest great white shark spotted off the coast of Hawaii
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

World's biggest great white shark spotted off the coast of Hawaii

Ocean Ramsey swimming with Deep Blue in photos shot by Juan Oliphant after it was spotted in the water off Oahu on Sunday by Kimberly Jeffries. But Deep Blue instead "swam away escorted by two rough-toot...More..

Kirsten Gillibrand Officially Announces Her Presidential Run In The 2020 Elections!
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand Officially Announces Her Presidential Run In The 2020 Elections!

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced Tuesday she will run for president in 2020, becoming the latest candidate to enter what is shaping up to be a crowded Democratic field. Gillibrand raised nearly $18 million...More..

Trump admin. unveils new missile defense plan
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Trump admin. unveils new missile defense plan

The Pentagon officially released the unclassified version of the review at a rollout event led by President Donald Trump , who has become a major advocate for missile defense, a well as Vice President Mike ...More..

Man arrested for allegedly planning to attack White House, other federal buildings
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Man arrested for allegedly planning to attack White House, other federal buildings

On Dec. 7, Taheb allegedly showed the undercover agent a hand-drawn diagram of the White House's West Wing and asked for help in finding weapons and explosives, and said "the group would fight to the end and ma...More..

Barron Co. Sheriff Talks 911 Response to Closs Case
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Barron Co. Sheriff Talks 911 Response to Closs Case

The grandfather of a 21-year-old Wisconsin man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents during a home invasion says his grandson was "quiet and shy". Patterson's defense attorneys...More..