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Former President To Stand Trial

Sarkozy denies any wrongdoing and his lawyer Thierry Herzog says he will appeal the decision to go ahead with a trial. Sarkozy also lost an attempt to run again for France's presidential elections later this year. Sarkozy was fined by the Constitut...

Shifting his stance yet again, Mulayam to campaign for SP-Cong alliance

Out of 403 seats, the SP will contest 298 seats, while the Congress has put up candidates in 105 constituencies. Prime Minister Modi, during his Meerut rally also alleged that the Akhilesh Yadav government had done little to help the poor, marginal...

Person of interest in custody in murder of Karina Vetrano

Vetrano went for a jog on August 2, 2016 in a park near her Queens residency. The body of Karina was found with her jogging trousers pulled down off a desolate path in Spring Creek Park. Lewis had been on their radar since last Thursday when they w...

PM Netanyahu Meets UK PM May for Talks on Iran, Settlements

In remarks ahead of a meeting between the two leaders in London , Netanyahu added that "Iran seeks to destroy Israel and threatens the world", saying that "this is why more sanctions are needed". The Israeli PM has sparked controversy in the last fe...

Israel to debates bill legalizing West Bank settlements

The junior coalition Jewish Home party announced it would bring to parliament (Knesset) on Monday a bill that envisages the legalization of settlements. "We do not surprise our friends and we keep them updated", he said in a briefing with reporters. ...

North Korea 'fires security chief'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sacked his spy chief for abuse of power and executed officials of the state security agency, South Korea's Unification Ministry said yesterday. "It was determined that multiple senior officials, including a vice ...

Nicki Minaj Airs Out Giuseppe Zanotti For 'Racism And Disrespect'

Meek Mill's ex-girflriend further suggested that if fans go to Google, you can see the series of shoes and collections " named after me". "Lil black girl can inspire you but ain't worth a collection my nig?" Case in point: Her latest feud with shoe ...

United Nations presses Myanmar to probe atrocities against Rohingya

The Rohingya have long faced discrimination in Rakhine state, where many Rohingya live and tensions have been high with the Buddhist community. Of 101 women interviewed, 52 said they had been raped or experienced sexual violence from the security for...

We can help you sign up for health insurance

I myself have benefitted from the law by being able to stay on my parent's insurance plan until I was 26 and in graduate school. "Open Enrollment was a success, and it would have been even higher without the Trump Administration's efforts to suppre...

Clarification requested on border tracking system in Trump immigration order

Acknowledging local concerns, Gov. Greg Abbott told the new head of homeland security that economic development is as important to the region as border security. "The same Republicans who howled "fiscal responsibility" when it comes to investments to...

First Jobs Report Under Trump Admin: 227K New Jobs Add

Working in Trump's favor, however, are an economy and a job market that remain on fundamentally sound footing. This was the softest part of the employment report . Gains were noted in retail, construction and finance. The shift in population contro...

United Kingdom to release White Paper on Brexit Thursday

Davis said the government will publish another White Paper before the Great Repeal Bill, which will formally mark Britain's intention to break from the laws governing the European Union after the June 2016 referendum in favour of Brexit. But where ...

Tillerson tells State Department employees he values their work

Most Senate Democrats opposed Tillerson's nomination, angering Republicans who considered the former Exxon Mobil CEO to be highly qualified for the post. Chairman John Barrasso accused the absent Democrats of engaging in obstruction amounting to noth...

Did Trump Undermine Mattis's Trip Before It Started?

The remark was targeted at China that has strongly denounced the decision by the South and the U.S.to deploy THAAD, claiming the system poses threats to its security, despite repeated assurances from Washington that the system is designed only to def...

Reince Priebus Doubles Down on White House's Jew-less Holocaust Remembrance

He also warned about omitting the history of the Holocaust from Jews. White House Chief of Staff, in a separate Meet the Press interview, also defended the statement by calling the "horrible event" a "miserable time in history that we remember here...

Hawaii volcano puts on stunning show as lava pours into sea

The lava stream is roughly two metres wide and wide cracks in the sea cliff could mean the surrounding area is becoming unstable. Kilauea's ongoing Puʻu ʻŌʻō Eruption began in 1983 and is "the most voluminous outpouring of lava from the volcano's E...

Bobcat Escapes National Zoo in DC, Quickly Becomes Political Joke

Ollie's habitat has also been shut down because she will likely stay hidden if there are a lot of people around. Anyone who spots the bobcat is advised not to approach her. "It will be very, very hard to find her". Bobcats can run up to 30 miles...

Shivpal to form new party after election

Shivpal Yadav filed nomination from Jaswantnagar constituency on Tuesday . Elections in Uttar Pradesh scheduled to be held in seven phases between February 11 and March 8. Counting of votes will be done on March 11. Incidentally, this is also BJP'...

Why is Apple removing Iranian apps from its App Store?

Reports coming out of Iran suggest that Apple has been removing Iranian apps from the App Store. Apple does not have an official App Store for Iran, but many have registered their apps outside of Iran to get into the Apple store. According to a Te...

United Nations urges Trump to keep door open for refugees

When asked if Christians would be given special status, he replied "yes", adding: "They've been horribly treated... everybody was persecuted in all fairness, but they were chopping off the heads of everybody but more so the Christians". "When we he...

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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

Special Reports

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...