GOP senators accuse Trump Administration of covering up killing

The CIA director met with a small group of senators, including the chairmen and ranking senators on the key national security committees. Legit.ng gathers that leading senators from both parties attended the briefing from Haspel, who flew to Turke... More..

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Iran tests medium-range ballistic missile, Pompeo says
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Iran tests medium-range ballistic missile, Pompeo says

That resolution calls on Iran to refrain from testing missiles capable of carrying a nuclear weapon. We will continue to both test and develop missiles", Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi said, adding, "This...More..

Pound drops to 2017 lows after government contempt vote
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Pound drops to 2017 lows after government contempt vote

The contempt of parliament motion tabled by Labour and other opposition parties, including PM Theresa May's confidence and supply partners, the DUP, was passed by 311 votes to 293. Downing Street sources ...More..

NYPD seeks couple that dropped engagement ring in subway grate
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

NYPD seeks couple that dropped engagement ring in subway grate

Now the NYPD is in contact, and making sure the couple gets their ring back. On Twitter and Facebook Sunday, the NYPD issued an all-hands bulletin . "Help us find them?" the NYPD said on Twitter . But th...More..

Former Trump lawyer Cohen asks for no prison time
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Former Trump lawyer Cohen asks for no prison time

Peskov - who said he never talked to Cohen personally - was also asked to respond to those that struggle to believe a contact with Cohen - then a lawyer for a US presidential candidate - would come to nothing...More..

Israel police want PM Benjamin Netanyahu and wife tried for graft
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Israel police want PM Benjamin Netanyahu and wife tried for graft

In exchange, Elovitch, a long-time friend of Netanyahu's, allegedly ordered the Walla News website to provide favorable coverage of the Israeli premier and his wife. The Prime Minister's wife, Sara Netanyahu ,...More..

by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Police track down couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

The cops returned Saturday morning to try with daylight on their side, and found the ring - only now Drennan and his bride-to-be, who hasn't been publicly named, were nowhere to be found. She crouches down next...More..

CNN ends contract with contributor Mark Lamont Hill after speech on Israel
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

CNN ends contract with contributor Mark Lamont Hill after speech on Israel

Yousef Munayyer - executive director of the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights - argued in acolumnfor theHuffington Postthat Hill was "targeted by what can only be described as an organized campaign to silen...More..

George H. W. Bush dead at 94
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

George H. W. Bush dead at 94

He also served as a congressman, Central Intelligence Agency director and Ronald Reagan's vice-president. Heartfelt sympathy and deep condolences to the entire Bush family on the passing of our 41st Presi...More..

Convicted Murderer, MS-13 Gang Members Snuck Into US With Caravan
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Convicted Murderer, MS-13 Gang Members Snuck Into US With Caravan

He was arrested last Saturday night, November 24, but DHS only announced it Friday. Tensions escalated on the southern border last weekend as the USA authorities used tear gas on hundreds of migrants who at...More..

Murder charge for Botham Jean's killer
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Murder charge for Botham Jean's killer

Allison Jean said Friday that she had not been satisfied with the earlier charge of manslaughter against Amber Guyger , who said she mistook Botham Jean's apartment for her own. At the press conference, repo...More..

Pompeo, Mattis defend Saudis as lawmakers consider vote
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Pompeo, Mattis defend Saudis as lawmakers consider vote

An all-Senate briefing by Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo earlier on Wednesday about Yemen and Saudi Arabia did little to convince senators to oppose the measure and instead se...More..

Major 7.2 magnitude quake rocks Anchorage, Alaska; tsunami warning issued
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Major 7.2 magnitude quake rocks Anchorage, Alaska; tsunami warning issued

Some people ran out of offices, while others sought shelter under their desks. Lori Nelson, public affairs manager for Hilcorp Alaska LLC, which is the dominant oil and gas producer in the Cook Inlet, said vi...More..

French President to Saudi Crown Prince: ‘You Never Listen to Me’
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

French President to Saudi Crown Prince: ‘You Never Listen to Me’

President Erdogan remains deeply frustrated at Saudi Arabia's response to the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the country's consulate in Istanbul. The G20 summit in Buenos Aires will be the fi...More..

Merkel set for late G20 arrival after ’serious’ plane malfunction
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Merkel set for late G20 arrival after ’serious’ plane malfunction

In 2015, the same aircraft was grounded due to a technical problem shortly before Merkel was to fly to New Delhi, forcing her to switch to a distinctly less luxurious A310 troop carrier. The German military b...More..

Katarpur corridor: A road to peace between India and Pakistan?
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Katarpur corridor: A road to peace between India and Pakistan?

He recalled that " Imran Khan said he will take two steps for every one step India takes". However, he added that "unless better sense prevailed in India, we may have to wait for Sidhu to become (India's) Prim...More..

Migrant Caravan Suffering Mass Outbreaks of Tuberculosis, Skin Infections
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Migrant Caravan Suffering Mass Outbreaks of Tuberculosis, Skin Infections

Sunday's incident occurred at the border in Tijuana, where thousands of caravan members have been arriving in recent weeks after fleeing poverty and violence in Central America. The young Honduran man was anxio...More..

Saudi Crown Prince sidelined in G20 family photo
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince sidelined in G20 family photo

Leaders during the G-20 Leaders' Summit family photo on November 30, 2018 in Buenos Aires . In a statement to Russian news outlet TASS, Kremlin official Yuri Ushakov said of the meeting: "The political dia...More..

Donald Trump cancels Vladimir Putin meeting in Air Force One tweet
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Donald Trump cancels Vladimir Putin meeting in Air Force One tweet

On Thursday President Trump called Cohen a "liar", which is demonstrably true. Trump engaged in a chat with other leaders, while Putin had a good laugh together with the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salm...More..

Jailed Ukrainian sailors moved to Moscow
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Jailed Ukrainian sailors moved to Moscow

The long-simmering conflict between Russia and Ukraine bubbled over on Sunday when Russian border guards opened fired on three Ukrainian vessels in the Black Sea. President Donald Trump on the sidelines...More..

Trump drops translation earpiece during G20 meeting with Argentina president
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Trump drops translation earpiece during G20 meeting with Argentina president

In typical Trump style, the U.S. President said that while he is ready and "open to making a deal", he expects that China is the party most eager for a new trade arrangement. China will have to give way on "fai...More..

Trump Coy on China Trade Deal Before Meeting Xi
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Trump Coy on China Trade Deal Before Meeting Xi

Wendy Cutler, a former USA trade negotiator now at the Asia Society institute in the United States, said the best to expect at the G20 would be a "ceasefire" as both sides agree to go back to talks. "We are in ...More..

Trump derides lawyer Michael Cohen as 'weak person' after bombshell guilty plea
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Trump derides lawyer Michael Cohen as 'weak person' after bombshell guilty plea

Cohen said in the hearing that he submitted a false written statement about a Trump Organization real estate project in Moscow. According to accounts from people in the meeting, given to Congress and elsewher...More..

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith wins US Senate race in Mississippi
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith wins US Senate race in Mississippi

Multiple sources, including the Associated Press , have called the race in favor of Hyde-Smith. Polls show four-term State Attorney Jim Hood defeating any Republican hopeful and becoming the state's first De...More..

Nooses, Hate Signs Found On Mississippi Capitol Grounds Day Before Contentious Runoff
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Nooses, Hate Signs Found On Mississippi Capitol Grounds Day Before Contentious Runoff

Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy attends an event in Jackson, Miss ., Feb. 23, 2018. He blamed countries in Central and South America for large flows of migrants trying to reach and enter the...More..