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Stormy Daniels makes cameo on 'Saturday Night Live' to mock President Trump

He said the money was paid "to settle a personal issue that would be embarrassing" to Trump and his wife, and also argued that the amount of money made it seem ...


Palestinians hurt after Israeli troops fire shots and tear gas

Israel says the right of return would mean the end of the Jewish state, and accuses the Palestinian party Hamas of using the protests as a pretext for viole...


Suspect in officer's death killed in shootout

He also died from his wounds. The suspect's identity wasn't immediately released. As they approached the apartment on Linwood Street just after 6:30 p.m., t...


Planning a fiesta for Cinco de Mayo?

While people all over the US will be sipping margaritas and pounding Coronas today, only a small percentage of Mexicans in Mexico will celebrate the regional ho...


Iowa Bans All Abortions After Point of Detection of Fetal Heartbeat

North Dakota and Arkansas have both tried to pass "heartbeat" legislation in the past, but both attempts were blocked by the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Th...


Judge questions whether Mueller team overreached with Manafort case

A USA federal judge has challenged Special Counsel Robert Mueller's authority to bring charges against Donald Trump's former campaign chairman , Paul Mana...


The DPRK plans to launch air routes to South Korea

Then-CIA Director Mike Pompeo, before taking office as USA secretary of state, met Kim last month and reported the North Korean leader was not demanding the wit...


Victory for Arizona Teachers After Walkouts

Our teachers do fantastic work inside the classroom, and they have earned this raise. Most significant is that 19 percent pay hike by the 2020-2021 school yea...


China installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts: CNBC report

The installment of missile systems would be the first of its kind in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, where other nations - including Brunei , Mala...


Satellite images claim to reveal 'unusual activity' at Iran nuclear site

The US has accepted Israel's claims that Iran has lied about its 2015 nuclear agreement with the world's major powers even as Washington's European allies ral...


The Brand New: A Few Capturing that is Separated Answer to Vegas

The body camera video released Wednesday includes more than two hours of footage from two of the officers to first reach the gunman's room. Footage from pol...


European Union warns of more uncertainty after tariff delay

The US administration imposed the tariffs in March on national security grounds. Temporary waivers were granted for the EU, Australia, Argentina, Brazil, Can...


Theresa May's plans for post-Brexit 'customs partnership' is 'killed' by ministers

The Guardian understands that neither the customs union, nor Brexit more generally, was brought up at Tuesday's meeting of the full cabinet. During his visit...


Narendra Modi may address more rallies in Karnataka

Attacking Modi government for allegedly suppressing the Supreme Court and remaining silent on several reported bank scams, Gandhi, while launching the party's "...


Taiwan Attacks China over 'Dollar Diplomacy' with Former Ally Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic said in a statement that it "recognises that there is only one China in the world, and Taiwan is an inalienable part of the Chin...


Severe weather threatens central United States; major warmup coming to East

A tornado watch has been issued until late Tuesday night for 40 counties in central Kansas, including portions of the Wichita metropolitan area. There is no...


Tower block collapses in São Paulo after fire

São Paulo , Brazil's vibrant financial center, is among the world's most populous cities, with numerous cultural institutions and a rich architectural tradition...


Parliament vote falls short for Armenia's protest leader

Speaking with journalists on Monday, Pashinyan said his main project as interim prime minister would be to organise new free and fair parliamentary elections fo...


Ruling party 'will not block' protest leader as Armenian PM

Armenian First Deputy Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan became acting prime minister. "Taking into account the domestic political situation, the RPA has always...


Amazon goes big on AI in Boston

The online retail giant uses its Boston base to focus on developing its digital assistant Alexa, as well as Amazon Web Services and audiobook seller Audible. Am...


Sainsbury's & Asda: will it go ahead?

However, the merger would have to be approved by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The two companies have different cultures and appeal to differen...


Comedian Michelle Wolf receives support for White House Correspondents' Dinner gig

She burns facts, and then she uses the ash to create a flawless smoky eye. Maybe she's born with it. If Wolf's detractors really cared about journalism, the...


Robert Mueller gives list of questions to Trump's lawyers

Mueller also wants to find out Trump's thought process in deciding to fire Comey. For example, when the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, was fired , the Whi...


Trump says Singapore among possible sites for meeting with Kim Jong Un

Although Trump has previously ridiculed both Rodman and Kim Jong Un , the USA president's most recent comments suggest he wants to help lead a proposed nucle...


Was $228K Payment To Michael Cohen Tied To Stormy Daniels Hush Deal?

Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford , filed the complaint in federal court in NY on Monday. Her lawyers claim that the USA president used his s...


Competition watchdog urged to investigate possible Asda-Sainsbury's merger

Britain's second-biggest supermarket chain, J Sainsbury , confirmed on Saturday that it is going to come in advanced talks with Walmart Inc.to purchase its...


Is govt leasing out Parliament, Supreme Court to private parties, asks Congress

Does he even understand that even the 1857 struggle of Independence of India, where Bahadur Shah Zafar from Red Fort , Rani Jhansi, from Tantia Tope and many...


Ronny Jackson not to return to job as Trump's personal doctor

As it stands now, he remains White House doctor, but his professional reputation has been damaged. Tester was one of a group of Senate Democrats who publish...


Energy markets mixed on higher United States crude oil inventories

Crude oil prices are flat today - both WTI and Brent are now trading sideways. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts . But within the next couple of months, prices a...


Yemen rebels: 8 missiles fired at Saudi targets

The Saudi-led alliance entered the war with an air campaign after the rebels advanced on the temporary seat of the government in Aden. Houthi rebel leader Abd...


Donald Trump lauds Macrons as 'cherished' guests

The first person to address the House of Representatives was the Marquis de Lafayette, the French General and US Revolutionary War hero in December 1824. Last D...


Erdogan offers condolences to Armenian community "over 1915 events"

The Turkish president offered condolences to the families of Ottoman Armenians who lost their lives during the 1915 events. Turkey says the deaths were a part o...


Kanye West praises Trump, criticizes Obama on Twitter

Meanwhile, everyone from Oscar-winning " Get Out " director Jordan Peele to rap icon Snoop Dogg to singer Macy Gray have offered their own less-than-kind commen...


First Toronto van attack victim identified as investment firm employee

Police Chief Saunders said, "The officer [on Monday] did a fantastic job with respect to utilizing his ability of understanding the circumstance and environment...


Copy of Local Forecast: Rain later tonight

Friday should be mostly dry with only a small risk of a shower; the high will be close to 70 degrees. But there will be enough sun to push temperatures into ...