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US Senate passes funding bill in bid to end shutdown

US Senate passes funding bill in bid to end shutdown

The White House later clarified that it did not expect the Budget deal to include specifics on immigration . One Republican present at the White House round table, Virginia Rep. The deal ...

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Suspect says Natalie Bollinger employed him to kill her

Suspect says Natalie Bollinger employed him to kill her

Bollinger was reported missing by her family on December 28 and found dead in unincorporated Adams County the next day, the Daily Camera reports . The coroner's report, signed by Dr. He said Lopez an...

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Trump blocks release of Democrats' memo on probe

Trump blocks release of Democrats' memo on probe

White House counsel Don McGahn on Friday wrote a letter to Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), the chair of the House Intelligence Committee and author of the Republican memo, that Trump is "inclined to declas...

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Kim Jong-un invited president of South Korea to DPRK

Moon and Kim Yo Jong had their first face-to-face encounter at the opening ceremony. Kim Jo Jong was carrying a blue folder adorned with a seal, which analysts thought might contain a personal message...

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Modi hopes Palestine will soon be free, peacefully

Modi hopes Palestine will soon be free, peacefully

PM Modi arrived in Amman on the first leg of his tour of three West Asian countries, including Palestine. PM Modi will be the first-ever prime minister to visit Palestine. So then why isn't Nehru ...

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Trump says memo 'totally vindicates' him of Russia investigation

Trump says memo 'totally vindicates' him of Russia investigation

Democrats and some Republicans say the memo - drafted by Devin Nunes , a Trump transition official, congressman and House Intelligence Committee chairman - is a thinly veiled effort to undermine...

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Carvalhal goes on the attack - and Swansea cook up a win

Carvalhal goes on the attack - and Swansea cook up a win

The visitors have a lengthy injury-list and they will be without the likes of Robbie Brady, Jonathan Walters, Dean Marney, Steven Defour and Chris Wood. Dyche's side still don't win enough away game...

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Clinton campaign fed Steele info for Trump dossier - Senate Judiciary Committee

Clinton campaign fed Steele info for Trump dossier - Senate Judiciary Committee

In an interview with Bret Baier on Fox News Friday, Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes suggested there is more to come, including release of a memo from the Democratic minority and ...

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Trump signs bill to end 2nd government shutdown in weeks

Trump signs bill to end 2nd government shutdown in weeks

Trump said that without more Republicans in the Senate, his administration had to increase spending on things it did not like or wanted to "take care of the military". "I can't in all good honesty, in...

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US President Trump defends, praises ex-aide accused of domestic abuse

Sorensen's ex-wife Jessica Corbett told The Washington Post that while they were married, he ran a vehicle over her foot, extinguished a cigarette on her hand, threw her into a wall and grabbed ...

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How Kiprotich, Guta won Lagos City Marathon 2018

How Kiprotich, Guta won Lagos City Marathon 2018

Over 150,000 runners participated in the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, which organisers said offered $208,000 in prize money. This is the third edition and we are getting bigger, we are gett...

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Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

Pence said on Air Force Two. The invitation was delivered by Kim Yo Jong , the sister of the North Korean leader, when she and other members of the North Korean delegation ate lunch with Moon at...

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Israel, Iran Lurch Toward Confrontation as Border Region Boils

Israel, Iran Lurch Toward Confrontation as Border Region Boils

Israel launched heavy air strikes in Syria on Saturday, saying it hit air defenses and Iranian targets, and the Syrian army claimed to have brought down an Israeli F-16 that crashed in northern Is...

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Syria war: Israeli fighter jet crashes under Syria fire, military says

Syria war: Israeli fighter jet crashes under Syria fire, military says

After an Iranian drone entered Israeli airspace early Saturday, Israel responded by shooting down the drone and then bombing the launch site in Syria. "I want to make it clear: Israel seeks peace, b...

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4 arrested after miscreants vandalise IAS officer's compound

4 arrested after miscreants vandalise IAS officer's compound

About 40 to 50 BJP activists stormed into the residence of Pandian in the morning alleging that he is working for the ruling Biju Janata Dal ( BJD ). A staff at the residence claimed that the attack...

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Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

Patel is in the city to take part in the Calcutta Club The Telegraph National Debate on Saturday. Banerjee had previously called up Patel after the BJP's relatively lacklustre performance in t...

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South Korean president hosts lunch for Kim Jong Un's sister

Moon responded that he would try to make it happen, the spokesman said . Kim Yo Jong , who is thought to be about 30 years old, entered the meeting with the president carrying a blue folder with...

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Indian Prime Minister Modi in UAE

Indian Prime Minister Modi in UAE

India hopes for peace and stability in Palestine and believes a permanent solution is possible with dialogue, he said. I thank you on behalf of all Indians for this, said PM Modi. The Grand Collar...

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Where is Elon Musk's vehicle going?

Where is Elon Musk's vehicle going?

But it'll be out there somewhere, and if ever travels far enough that a passing alien should come across it, then we suppose Musk will have the last laugh on that one. Both SpaceX and NASA have mi...

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DPRK media highlights Kim Yo Jong's attendance at Olympics opening ceremony

It was revealed on Saturday that he had dismissed a call from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to quickly resume annual joint military drills with the US. After Kim Jong Un extended an olive branch ...

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Abe, Moon affirm

Abe, Moon affirm "pressure" stance on N. Korea ahead of Olympics

According to Reuters , when Pence arrived late to the reception he told Moon he planned to leave directly after a photo session but Moon asked him to "come and say hello to friends". Leaders from all ...

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The Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony: People Are Awesome

United Nations deputy spokesman Farhan Haq told reporters at United Nations headquarters that Guterres sat near 90-year-old Kim Yong Nam at a dinner Friday night, and they were also near each other du...

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South Korean president hosts lunch for delegation from the North

They smiled broadly, though it was not immediately known what they said . Kim won Korea's only figure skating gold medal with her performance at the Vancouver Games and while she has always bee...

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Winter Storm Warning continues for much of the region

Winter Storm Warning continues for much of the region

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for DeKalb, Winnebago, Boone, Ogle, Lee, McHenry, LaSalle, Grundy, Kane, and Kendall Counties from 6 p.m. You might do well to call ahead b...

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Carlos Cordeiro elected new president of US Soccer Federation

Carlos Cordeiro elected new president of US Soccer Federation

Carlos Cordeiro will succeed Sunil Gulati as president of U.S. Soccer after being elected following three rounds of voting on Saturday at the organization's annual meeting in Orlando, Florida. However...

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What is Ash Wednesday?

What is Ash Wednesday?

But today the timing of St Valentine's Day risks posing a distraction for Catholics from prayer and repentance. Lent consists of the forty days, plus Sundays, prior to Easter, beginning on Ash Wedn...

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Congress passes spending bill to avert shutdown

Congress passes spending bill to avert shutdown

The US government has shut down for the second time in less than a month after Congress failed to pass a key vote on the budget. The budget bill would not only stave off a shutdown , but would ex...

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Not against north Indians, but stand by scum remark: Goa minister

Not against north Indians, but stand by scum remark: Goa minister

Goa's agricultural minister clarified later that his comment was taken out of context and that it was directed at a "certain section" of the people. They are insulting the people of Haryana and North ...

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Two police officers shot and killed in Westerville, Ohio

Two police officers shot and killed in Westerville, Ohio

Officers responded to a 911 hang-up around 11:30am and were fired on when they arrived at the address, police say. The suspect is in custody and the investigation is ongoing. This is a developing st...

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Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators thrown out of Olympics

Pence, who is leading the USA delegation to the Olympics, has accused Pyongyang of using the event for its own ends. Moon's office says the North Korean delegates were served traditional food from t...

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North Korea's Kim invites South Korean president for summit - South Korea

Neither Trump nor Kim were present at the opening ceremonies for the 2018 Winter Games. "It is absolutely necessary for the North and the United States to engage in talks at an early date", he cit...

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Trump Tweets About Not Declassifying 'Very Political' Democratic Memo

Trump Tweets About Not Declassifying 'Very Political' Democratic Memo

In refusing to release the Democratic rebuttal memo , the White House cited 'national security concerns'. "The White House ignored their concerns and approved the publication of the Republican memo...

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Marco Reus returns as Borussia Dortmund claim 500th Bundesliga win at home

Marco Reus returns as Borussia Dortmund claim 500th Bundesliga win at home

Dortmund were also handed a huge boost as Marco Reus made his first appearance of the season as the German giants moved up to third in the Bundesliga with a win over Hamburg. Valentino Lazaro opened...

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Kim Jong Un's sister met with South Korea's president

In talks with reporters at his hotel later, Abe said: "I told ( Kim Yong Nam ) about our thoughts and positions, although I can't elaborate". Choi and other volunteer helpers at the Games were u...

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South Africa political deadlock as President Jacob Zuma clings to power

South Africa political deadlock as President Jacob Zuma clings to power

Zuma cleared his diary of weekend engagements, but his deputy Ramaphosa is to speak at a rally in the city on Sunday to kick off a year of celebrations marking 100 years since Nelson Mandela's birth...

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Gerry Adams steps down as Sinn Fein leader

Gerry Adams steps down as Sinn Fein leader

She added: "We will continue to meet with the DUP and both governments and will re-engage on Monday and I anticipate that talks will conclude next week". The region has been without an executive and s...

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Congress goes into recess, government will go into another shutdown

Congress goes into recess, government will go into another shutdown

If passed by the House, the legislation will reopen the government and keep it funded at its current levels through March 23, giving lawmakers time to write new spending bills that will prevent fu...

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N.Korean leader invites S.Korea's Moon to the North - president's office

N.Korean leader invites S.Korea's Moon to the North - president's office

Yet obstacles were evident even amid the outreach. Speaking in Tokyo on his way to South Korea , which is hosting the Games over the next three weeks, Pence said he would soon announce the steppe...

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Trump Receives Intel Briefings Orally, Not Every Day — WashPost

Trump Receives Intel Briefings Orally, Not Every Day — WashPost

Most famously, President George W. Bush was accused of skipping the dense daily document, after it was learned that, one month before 9/11, a briefing detailed Osama Bin Laden's plan to attack th...

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Padmaavat: After Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha sends handwritten note to Deepika Padukone

Padmaavat: After Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha sends handwritten note to Deepika Padukone

Also, it has been speculated that the film might cross the 230 crore mark at the box office. " Padmaavat continues to score". The movie earned 12 crores last Friday, followed by 16 crores on Saturd...

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