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Experts Worry Over Trump Not Reading Intelligence Briefings

He asks "edge" questions during the oral presentations, an unnamed senior administration official told the Washington Post , and has complained that briefers ar...


Key witness in Albany corruption trial is jailed

Howe testified since Monday, supporting the government's claims Percoco accepted over $300,000 in bribes from three businessmen in exchange for helping them wit...


Falling temperatures through the day, with freezing drizzle arriving overnight

Peak winds Saturday night and Sunday morning will be near 40 miles per hour in the foothills, mountains and passes - enough to cause an elevated fire risk. ...


James Mattis Says 'Dreamers' Serving in the Military Will Not Be Deported

Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Thursday told reporters that members of the military now protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA...


OPCW Fact-Finding Mission investigating allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria

The Syrian government, though, called the act a "barbaric aggression" and said the real objective of the "so-called worldwide coalition" was to support the ...


Oppn MPs demand SIT probe into judge Loya's death

The hearing will continue on February 12 when senior counsel Rohatgi will lead the arguments for Maharashtra government. "We got a positive response from the ...


Russian presidential elections 2018: Vladimir Putin registers as candidate

Putin is registered as a candidate in the March 18, 2018 presidential elections in Russian Federation. The figures include 13 bank accounts with a balance of ...


US Crude Output Rises to 10 Million/BPD

Abu Dhabi reportedly decided on the purchase of 700,000 barrels of light domestic crude because of the high quality of American condensate, which is more suitab...


China says hopes North and South Korea can open door to peace

Abe confirmed the need for continued pressure on North Korea during a February 2 telephone call with U.S. President Donald Trump as well as in a February 7 me...


Russian nuclear scientists arrested in bitcoin mining plot

According to the BBC , Russian officials have arrested an unknown number of scientists for the security infraction at the Federal Nuclear Center in Sarov, a res...


Britain 'surprised' European Union unclear on its position over transition period

But he added: "Time is short - very short - and we haven't a minute to lose if we want to succeed". The reality check sent the British pound as much as 1 pe...


Kerala, Punjab, TN top in Health Index, UP at bottom

Kerala topped the list of larger states on overall health performance in "performance in health outcome index" released by Niti Aayog on Friday. However,...


FBI withheld Steele-interview notes from Senate committee

Here are a few key takeaways. Republicans on the committee, including Peter King of NY, said they agreed Lewandowski should be given time to prepare for quest...


Kim Jong Un's sister arrives in South Korea

Russian deputy prime minister Vitaly Mutko was scathing in his assessment telling TASS the CAS decision would "diminish competition and attention to the Games...


Henry County deputies, 1 Locust Grove PD officer shot in Locust Grove

The sheriff said the Locust Grove police officer had just arrived on the scene as backup when the shooting took place. Sheriff Keith McBrayer told the newsp...


Rohingya ethnic cleansing ongoing despite Myanmar denials: Amnesty

Reuters uncovered the massacre and has pieced together how it unfolded. John McCain (R-Ariz), the Republican chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, told...


3 trade options before 2018 NBA Trade Deadline — Washington Wizards

Boston beat Washington in OT, 110-104. After his former team overhauled the roster at the trade deadline, Kyrie Irving has little to say when asked about w...


[Newsmaker] South Koreans divided on 'united flag' march at PyeongChang Olympics

Seamus O'Connor carries the flag of Ireland during the opening ceremony. "Whatever Kim Jong-un's hidden motives and intentions, it is quite clear that the Nor...


DACA's future is uncertain due to disagreements over immigration reform

The goal of DACA is to protect eligible immigrant youth who came to the United States when they were children from deportation. This time , Senator Brown sai...


CDC: US flu levels now rival 2009 swine flu

CDC efforts to monitor and arrange supplies of the flu vaccine and antivirals were also discussed, according to the release. Vaccination of children against the...


President Trump tweets after second shutdown ended with passage of budget

The brief federal government shutdown ended Friday morning after President Donald Trump signed a legislative package that included short-term funding and ...


W. House says it fell short handling abuse claims against aide

Porter has denied the allegations brought forth by his ex-wife, calling them "outrageous" and "simply false". Principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah on T...


(Olympics) Two Koreas march together under single flag

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Kim Yo Jong, the sister of north Korean dictator Kim Jong-un , shook hands during the ceremony. In highly unusual sc...


Sister of North Korean leader Kim to come to South for Olympics

But South Korea has been flexible with these rules as it accommodates the North Koreans to the Pyeongchang Games. It also banned the export of industrial ...


One dead, 62 wounded in Libya's Benghazi mosque attack

Two weeks ago, around 35 people were killed by a twin bombing at a mosque in the same city. One bomb was hidden in a coffin in the courtyard of the mosque and...


Trump says he was 'surprised' by abuse allegations against Rob Porter

But White House officials said Kelly pushed Porter to stay in the job even after the release of the photos. Trump's comments come as chief of staff John Kelly...


US Dow Jones slumps 1000 points

Thursday's plunge puts the stock market into correction territory, with stocks down about 10 percent from their record high on January 26, according to Bankra...


Total-led consortium enters Lebanon with two deepwater E&P contracts

During a meeting between Aoun, Satterfield and current U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard, discussions revolved around developments in south Lebanon i...


Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Wednesday into Wednesday night

Snow should diminish Saturday morning with a break in action until another round of accumulating snow, perhaps 3-5 inches, hits later Saturday night into S...


Syria confirms U.S. airstrike, reports casualties

Multiple strikes also killed two civilians in Erbin, where medics reported being overwhelmed by the relentless bombardment . The heavy death toll underscor...