Schiff Rules Out ‘Fantasy Football’ Witness Trade

Biden was asked by a voter if he considered testifying or allowing his son, Hunter, to be a witness in return for the testimony of former national security adviser John Bolton and acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney at President Trum... More..

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U.S. Treasury chief Mnuchin takes jab at Greta Thunberg at Davos
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

U.S. Treasury chief Mnuchin takes jab at Greta Thunberg at Davos

After she goes and studies economics in college she can come back and explain that to us". Mnuchin, also in Davos , brushed off Thunberg's comments as uninformed when asked what divestment would do to the ...More..

Six killed, several injured in Germany shooting
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

Six killed, several injured in Germany shooting

Aalen Police said that a suspect had been arrested after the shooting and there was no suggestion anyone else was involved. Biehlmaier said the initial information suggested the suspect, a German citizen, and...More..

Massive explosion rips through Houston building, shock waves felt across city
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

Massive explosion rips through Houston building, shock waves felt across city

According to KTRK, the owner of the facility confirmed the explosion had been tied to a propylene tank, which holds a form of extremely flammable gas. It busted out every window in our house. Chief Samuel Peñ...More..

New viral internet challenge terrifies fire officials: 'Endangering everyone'
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

New viral internet challenge terrifies fire officials: 'Endangering everyone'

The boys allegedly touched a penny to the exposed metal prongs of a partially plugged in phone charger, causing the sockets to spark, according to the statement . Plymouth police say these actions are unsafe a...More..

Harry Dunn: US rejects extradition request for Anne Sacoolas
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

Harry Dunn: US rejects extradition request for Anne Sacoolas

Dunn died in August after his motorbike collided with a vehicle driven by Sacoolas outside RAF Croughton, a British military base in central England used by USA forces. Speaking to BBC Radio 4's Today programme...More..

France agrees to delay new tax on tech giants
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

France agrees to delay new tax on tech giants

The apparent détente emerged after Macron and President Donald Trump agreed in a phone call late Sunday to grant more time for negotiations over a global solution to taxing Amazon, Facebook and other digital ...More..

Brexit bill clears final hurdle, becomes law after receiving royal assent
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

Brexit bill clears final hurdle, becomes law after receiving royal assent

The landscape transformed after the December 2019 snap poll, which handed Boris Johnson a thumping 80-seat majority largely on the back of his Brexit agenda. Despite Johnson's repeated promise to "get Brex...More..

History: Trump to Be First President to Attend March For Life Rally
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

History: Trump to Be First President to Attend March For Life Rally

The changes had been sought by industry, developers and farmers, but opposed by environmental advocates and public health officials. "The goal of the Trump administration rollback is to reduce the obligat...More..

United States imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

United States imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

The new restrictions create barriers for pregnant people applying for B visas, which are offered to short-term visitors including, but not limited to, tourists, people traveling on business, and people seeking ...More..

Prince Charles Appears to Snub Mike Pence Handshake
by | Friday, January 24, 2020

Prince Charles Appears to Snub Mike Pence Handshake

However, according to press secretaries for the Prince of Wales and US Vice President, it isn't what it looks like. England's Prince Charles shook several hands at an event at the World Holocaust Forum in...More..

Korean military decides to discharge transgender soldier:The Asahi Shimbun
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Korean military decides to discharge transgender soldier:The Asahi Shimbun

Speaking at the same news conference, rights activist Lim Tae-hoon said he will fight alongside Byun and others to transform what he called "our savage military". This follows last week's findings by a military...More..

by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Biden Loses It on Reporter Who Asks About Bernie Feud

Sanders endorsed Clinton after she won the nomination - but many Clinton supporters think he did not support her to the best of his abilities. Sanders has denied making the comment but Warren confronted him...More..

'Doomsday Clock' closest to midnight in its 73-year history
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

'Doomsday Clock' closest to midnight in its 73-year history

The clock was introduced in 1967 and is a symbolic representation of how close humanity is to destroying civilization. After the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, the Bulletin was founded ...More..

Trump downplays brain injuries suffered by United States troops in Iran missile strike
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Trump downplays brain injuries suffered by United States troops in Iran missile strike

The president was also chastised by Mark Hertling, a retired Army officer who served as the commanding general of the U.S. Army Europe and the Seventh Army. Apparently because the president has his own definiti...More..

Trump to Greta Thunberg: ‘Start Working On Other Countries’ Who Pollute Oceans
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Trump to Greta Thunberg: ‘Start Working On Other Countries’ Who Pollute Oceans

This is a very different tone than Trump struck during his controversial decision to withdraw from the global Paris Climate Accord, which he also criticized as being a ploy to drain jobs and money from Amer...More..

'Oasis of the Seas' cruise ship passenger dies after going overboard
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

'Oasis of the Seas' cruise ship passenger dies after going overboard

Security footage shows the man intentionally went overboard. Divers recovered the mans body. Our thoughts go out to the man's family and friends during this very hard time. San Juan police said that due to pr...More..

Prince Charles: lessons of Holocaust still 'searingly relevant'
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Prince Charles: lessons of Holocaust still 'searingly relevant'

Polish President Andrzej Duda has refused to attend the event taking place at Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Centre in Jerusalem. The heir to the throne will give a speech at the World Holocaust...More..

Phoenix woman arrested in murders of three young children
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Phoenix woman arrested in murders of three young children

An arrest report states the mother said she smothered the 1-year-old, Mireya, first, AZCentral.com said. Henry first told officers the children had been home sick all day but later admitted to killing them as ...More..

Goofy-eyed husky rejected by breeder finds love
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Goofy-eyed husky rejected by breeder finds love

Husky House later edited the adoption post to explain that Jubilee has found her forever home. "Huskies are majestic looking dogs and I don't know why I don't look that way", the post said. "I wish I was ...More..

Nigeria ranks 146 out of 180 on Transparency International’s corruption Index
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Nigeria ranks 146 out of 180 on Transparency International’s corruption Index

The top five states with the least amount of perceived corruption included Denmark, New Zealand, Finland, Singapore and Sweden. European Union member states Slovakia, Romania, and Bulgaria were the worst Euro...More..

Trump impeachment trial to get under way with battle over rules
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Trump impeachment trial to get under way with battle over rules

Late on Monday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell presented his resolution, which would allow House managers, who work as prosecutors, up to 24 hours over the course of two days to present their case. ...More..

World Court to rule on emergency measures in Rohingya genocide case
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

World Court to rule on emergency measures in Rohingya genocide case

Presiding Judge Yusuf Abdulqawi, in the first minutes of reading the court's decision, said the court does have sufficient jurisdiction to decide on the request for emergency measures in the case, which was bro...More..

Mnuchin advises Greta Thunberg to 'go study' economics
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Mnuchin advises Greta Thunberg to 'go study' economics

At a press briefing at the World Economic Forum in the Swiss town of Davos, Mnuchin took a swipe at the 17-year-old environmental campaigner for her recommendation that both the public and private sectors sho...More..

French president loses cool with Israeli security, kicks them out
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

French president loses cool with Israeli security, kicks them out

I'm sorry, you know the rules. Macron's shouting match with Israeli police went viral after part of the altercation was captured on video by a French journalist. Earlier on Wednesday, a separate squabble ensu...More..

China's former Interpol chief sentenced to 13 years for corruption
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

China's former Interpol chief sentenced to 13 years for corruption

Days after his wife reported him missing Interpol said Meng had resigned as its president. In a statement sent to The Associated Press, she said Interpol "breached its obligations owed to my family" and "is c...More..

Undistributed emergency supplies : Earthquake-hit Puerto Rico investigates unused emergency supplies
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Undistributed emergency supplies : Earthquake-hit Puerto Rico investigates unused emergency supplies

She also fired Carlos Acevedo, the head of the Puerto Rico Emergency Management Agency, and housing secretary Fernando Gil Ensenat in an immediate response to the video. The protestors gathered outside La Forta...More..

Death toll hits four: Storm Gloria wreaks havoc in Spain
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Death toll hits four: Storm Gloria wreaks havoc in Spain

Dozens of extra police and firefighters have been deployed in the region. More than 30 provinces received red weather alerts due to the storm, with Valencia on the Mediterranean coast and the Balearic Islan...More..

Water-bombing plane missing as Australia bush fires flare
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Water-bombing plane missing as Australia bush fires flare

The body assumes that the aircraft suffered a crash. Firefighters battle the Morton Fire as it consumes a home near Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia , Thursday, Jan. The Boeing 737 planes, which typical...More..

Donald Trump's senate impeachment trial hears opening arguments
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Donald Trump's senate impeachment trial hears opening arguments

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY cheered the alterations in a brief statement , claiming McConnell's shift signaled that Republican senators were beginning to see "how unfair" his trial rul...More..

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton bashes former rival Bernie Sanders
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton bashes former rival Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) - a top contender for the Democratic presidential nomination - became public. "And I really hope people are paying attention to that because it should be worrisome that he has permitted t...More..

1 killed, 5 injured in Seattle shooting, suspect at large
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

1 killed, 5 injured in Seattle shooting, suspect at large

Victims had gunshot wounds to the legs, chest, buttocks and abdomen. One person was found dead in a heavily trafficked area of downtown and five others were taken to a Seattle hospital, he said. Susan Greg, a s...More..

Possible ban on emotional support animals on U.S. planes
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Possible ban on emotional support animals on U.S. planes

The department said the proposal "is meant to ensure a safe and accessible air transportation system" and will be open for public comment, adding it "wants to ensure that individuals with disabilities can c...More..

Senate impeachment trial kicks off with heated fight over rules
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

Senate impeachment trial kicks off with heated fight over rules

Even Senate Republicans like Sen. Udall criticized McConnell's proposal for a condensed trial, which included each side having two 12-hour days to present their case. But the lawyers insisted the president di...More..

New U.S.-British treaty guards RMS Titanic wreck site
by | Thursday, January 23, 2020

New U.S.-British treaty guards RMS Titanic wreck site

For the first time in the almost 108 years the Titanic has sat at the bottom of the North Atlantic, an worldwide agreement with broad protections will safeguard the steamship's remains. The Titanic took on wa...More..