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Atiku Abubakar loses own polling unit to President Buhari

Atiku Abubakar loses own polling unit to President Buhari

Suspected Islamist militants on Saturday attacked a northeastern Nigerian town, forcing people to flee hours before presidential election polls were due to open, residents said. Voting had yet to star...

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Guaido, Branson take lead against Maduro in concerts war

Guaido, Branson take lead against Maduro in concerts war

A day earlier, Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro closed the nation's border with Brazil, and now some fear he might close the border to Colombia next, shutting off almost all inland access to the cou...

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Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

Bernie Sanders announced Tuesday that he will once again run for the opportunity to challenge Donald Trump . Sanders, 77, accused Trump of being a "racist" and a "pathological liar" as he laun...

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Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators take centre stage in Hanoi

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators take centre stage in Hanoi

Despite the end to testing, Coats said, "We now assess that North Korea will seek to retain its (weapons of mass destruction) capabilities, and is unlikely to completely give up its nuclear weapons ...

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Trump is ‘an ASSET’ to Putin says former National Intelligence Director

Trump is ‘an ASSET’ to Putin says former National Intelligence Director

The Justice Department said Whitaker stands by his testimony. Those allegations prompted McCabe's March 2018 firing. The Justice Department's inspector general found that McCabe lied to investigat...

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House Democrats Plan Resolution Challenging Trump's Emergency Declaration

House Democrats Plan Resolution Challenging Trump's Emergency Declaration

A coalition of 16 US states led by California sued Trump and top members of his administration on Monday to block his decision to declare the emergency. All it would take is one chairman or ranking ...

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Venezuela’s Guaido heads to Colombia border to collect USA aid

Venezuela’s Guaido heads to Colombia border to collect USA aid

Maduro's beleaguered government denies that there is an economic crisis in Venezuela. Mr Zambrano said any transition must include Chavismo, the left-wing movement founded by Venezuela's late leader...

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IRS employee accused of leaking Michael Cohen's bank records to Michael Avenatti

IRS employee accused of leaking Michael Cohen's bank records to Michael Avenatti

Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to financial and campaign finance crimes related to those payments. An Internal Revenue Service analyst was charged Thursday f...

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White House Wants California to Return $2.5 Billion High-Speed Rail Funding

White House Wants California to Return $2.5 Billion High-Speed Rail Funding

In response to the Trump administration's legal threat Tuesday, Newsom vowed that he would not sit "idly by" as the White House engaged in what he called "political retribution" against California. ...

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Trump is in no

Trump is in no "Rush" for N. Korea Denuclearization

Huy said he was excited that Kim was coming to Hanoi and there might be a chance he could see him in person. Among the most significant changes, Kim has appointed little-known Kim Hyok Chol to spe...

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Roger Stone apologizes to judge for controversial Instagram post

Roger Stone apologizes to judge for controversial Instagram post

Judge Amy Berman Jackson scheduled a hearing for Thursday at which Stone will be required to argue why Jackson should not alter the gag order she has imposed or reconsider the bail Stone was gra...

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Putin warns U.S. with new missiles aimed at Western capitals

Putin warns U.S. with new missiles aimed at Western capitals

Putin, facing an unprecedented fall in his approval ratings, made the remarks during his first address to both houses of parliament since he was elected to a fourth presidential term a year ago, exten...

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Auto makers wait to see if Trump will impose tariffs

Auto makers wait to see if Trump will impose tariffs

Auto industry officials said they expect the report to recommend at least some tariffs so that the administration can use the findings of the inquiry as negotiating leverage during negotiations this y...

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This is Who Will Replace Rod Rosenstein at the Department of Justice

This is Who Will Replace Rod Rosenstein at the Department of Justice

Officials are mindful about not interfering with White House diplomatic efforts. People familiar with the matter said the administration also has made a decision to nominate Jeffrey Rosen, the deput...

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United Kingdom concludes it can mitigate risk from Huawei equipment use in 5G

United Kingdom concludes it can mitigate risk from Huawei equipment use in 5G

Two days of negotiations between deputy-level officials began on Tuesday, led by Deputy US Trade Representative Jeffrey Gerrish on the US side. The U.S. Huawei has faced a storm of controversy in rec...

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Pulwama Terror Attack: Pakistan Writes to UN, Seeks Intervention to 'De-escalate' Tension

Pulwama Terror Attack: Pakistan Writes to UN, Seeks Intervention to 'De-escalate' Tension

Whether Pakistan was involved in the attack or not, it seems unlikely concerted action will now be taken against JeM. He also offered to have a dialogue with India on the issue of terrorism ,...

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Abuse crisis an 'urgent challenge': Pope

Abuse crisis an 'urgent challenge': Pope

Last year, Tobin said the archdiocese never received an accusation that McCarrick abused a minor, but that it and another New Jersey diocese received three allegations of sexual misconduct with adults...

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Saudi minister assails Iran for blaming Riyadh in attack

Saudi minister assails Iran for blaming Riyadh in attack

A senior Saudi diplomat on Monday fired back after Iran initially blamed the kingdom for an attack last week that killed 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard. The suicide auto bomber hit...

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UK Prime Minister May handed another defeat in parliament

UK Prime Minister May handed another defeat in parliament

No.10 said Mrs May noted that "far from objecting to securing changes to the backstop that will allow us to leave with a deal, there was a concern from some Conservative colleagues about taking no de...

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Trump warns Venezuela military to abandon Maduro or 'lose everything'

Trump warns Venezuela military to abandon Maduro or 'lose everything'

US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday called on the European Union to recognise opposition leader Juan Guaido as the president of Venezuela . Terrie Rizzo, chairwoman of the Florida Democrat...

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