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Taliban hold rare talks with Afghan politicians in Moscow

Taliban hold rare talks with Afghan politicians in Moscow

Even as the US has pursued diplomacy with the Taliban vis-à-vis the Qataris, Russia has been conducting its own diplomatic overtures, putting together a diplomatic conference in Moscow in November 2...

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Pope arrives in the UAE in landmark visit

Pope arrives in the UAE in landmark visit

During a video address Thursday, Pope Francis described the UAE as "a land that seeks to be a model of coexistence, human brotherhood and encounter between different civilizations and cultures"....

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Pentagon resists U.S. withdrawal from Syria, claims ISIS might rise again

Pentagon resists U.S. withdrawal from Syria, claims ISIS might rise again

US President Donald Trump has declared his intention to wind down his country's 2,000 troops in Syria, but a report issued on Monday (Feb 4) warned the extremist group could then make a comeback...

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Snow, ice disrupt travel across the West

Snow, ice disrupt travel across the West

Punch three will be a flash or rapid freeze as temperatures crash Thursday night into Friday morning. This means that "highways, roads, walkways and parking lots" are likely going to become icy an...

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Here’s What We Know About Trump’s State Of The Union

Here’s What We Know About Trump’s State Of The Union

The televised responses began in 1966 . Conway expects the same Tuesday night, with her boss sometimes going off script "for emphasis". How did we get here? But the president is facing a toug...

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Trump mulls leaving intelligence in Afghanistan after withdrawal of troops

Trump mulls leaving intelligence in Afghanistan after withdrawal of troops

But during his visit to the Iraqi air base Trump said he had "no plans at all" to remove USA forces from Iraq . US President Donald Trump's pledge on Sunday to keep American troops in Iraq ...

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Australians Evacuated as 'Unprecedented' Flood Hits Queensland (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Australians Evacuated as 'Unprecedented' Flood Hits Queensland (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Yahoo7 News understands the pair were attempting to evade police after they allegedly tried to loot a Dan Murphy's liquor store. "Townsville has seen over a metre of rainfall in 10 days, which hasn't ...

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An NYC federal jail doesn’t have heat or electricity, prompting protests

An NYC federal jail doesn’t have heat or electricity, prompting protests

Love & Hip Hop star Yandy Smith was pepper sprayed on Sunday while protesting outside the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn , New York, FOX 5 News' Lisa Evers first reported on social media...

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European nations back Venezuelan opposition leader

European nations back Venezuelan opposition leader

Writing on Twitter, Mr Hunt said the move followed the failure of Nicolas Maduro to call new presidential elections after being set a deadline to do so. Guaido lost no time Monday in building on bro...

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Brisbane Airport reopens after mass evacuation following domestic situation

Brisbane Airport reopens after mass evacuation following domestic situation

Police released the image today, Commissioner Ian Stewart said, to "show you what our officers faced and to reinforce that was don't shut down an worldwide airport lightly". "I have absolutely no do...

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Five killed after parts of plane hit house in California

Five killed after parts of plane hit house in California

Twitter user Joshua Nelson posted a video of what appear to be burning plane parts on the street just after 2 p.m. Five people were killed and two others were injured after a plane crashed into an...

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Capital murder suspect Cedric Marks captured after 8-hour manhunt

Capital murder suspect Cedric Marks captured after 8-hour manhunt

Marks was being extradited back to Bell County to face burglary charges connected to his ex-girlfriend Jenna Scott . Their bodies were found January 15 in Oklahoma, and three days later Marks was n...

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Getting closer to declaring a national emergency: Donald Trump

Getting closer to declaring a national emergency: Donald Trump

During an interview with the New York Times published on Friday, Trump spoke about his progress on the border. Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) speaks during a weekly news c...

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Indian students arrested in USA

Indian students arrested in USA

The fake institution was called The University of Farmington. The Indian Embassy in Washington has also opened a round-the-clock helpline for assistance and queries related to detention of India...

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Punxsutawney Phil predicts an early spring

Punxsutawney Phil predicts an early spring

Groundhog Day goes back over a hundred years, and it is one of winter's most wholesome traditions. While Chuck's record is better - he has gotten it right 80 percent of the time, compared to Phil...

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GOP senators buck Trump on Syria, Afghanistan drawdown plans

GOP senators buck Trump on Syria, Afghanistan drawdown plans

The move was a rare showing of opposition from Republican senators who consistently side with the president, revealing a possible breaking point for Senate Republicans who view some of the president's...

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Warnings of travel disruption after temperatures fall to -15C overnight

Warnings of travel disruption after temperatures fall to -15C overnight

More than 100 people sought shelter at the Jamaica Inn on Bodmin Moor after scores of vehicles were stranded the A30. Police forces across the country are warning motorists to consider if their jour...

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Kellyanne Conway Suggests Cory Booker Is Sexist Because He's Running For President

Kellyanne Conway Suggests Cory Booker Is Sexist Because He's Running For President

Booker plans to head to Iowa February 8-9 and then to SC on February 10. He also plans to head to New Hampshire on President's Day weekend. "I'm running for President of the United States of Amer...

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Democrats unveil border security plan, with no money for a wall

Democrats unveil border security plan, with no money for a wall

Yet in a series of tweets and statements, he issued conflicting messages about what he'd need to declare victory and suggested that merely repairing existing structures along the boundary could be a...

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Mueller's Office Says Russian Hackers Stole, Altered Evidence to Discredit Probe

Mueller's Office Says Russian Hackers Stole, Altered Evidence to Discredit Probe

United States Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office said on Wednesday that self-proclaimed hackers in Russia stole evidence prosecutors had turned over confidentially to a Russian firm accused ...

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Meng Wanzhou's case is scheduled to return to a Vancouver court today

Meng Wanzhou's case is scheduled to return to a Vancouver court today

The US is also looking to curb China's "Made in China 2025" plan to dominate other vital technologies, from robotics to new-energy vehicles to biotechnology, as part of its trade war. According to o...

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Theresa May ordered to reopen Brexit negotiations with Europe

Theresa May ordered to reopen Brexit negotiations with Europe

Find out more at the bottom of this page. "But in contrast to a fortnight ago, this house has made it clear what it needs to approve the withdrawal agreement". But anonymous European Union officials h...

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Accumulating Snow & Polar Vortex To Hit The Lansing Area

Accumulating Snow & Polar Vortex To Hit The Lansing Area

The Lima region will be under a wind chill advisory until 1 p.m. today. The homeless should be encouraged to stay in shelters. But it's the plunging temperatures expected later this week that have f...

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Mueller investigation 'close to being completed,' acting attorney general says

Mueller investigation 'close to being completed,' acting attorney general says

Barr also stood by his position that Justice Department standards may prevent him from releasing Mueller's final report or allowing the president to be charged with a crime while in office. Whitaker i...

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Heavy snow, cold temperatures expected

Heavy snow, cold temperatures expected

Expected snowfall totals for the metro Detroit this evening will range between 3 to 6 inches, said Steven Freitag, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service . The peak of the cold arrives ...

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Varadkar admits soldiers may return to the Irish border after Brexit

Varadkar admits soldiers may return to the Irish border after Brexit

After the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, Ireland's 310-mile (500-kilometer) border running from near Derry in the north to Dundalk in the south will form the EU's land frontier with Brita...

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Yellow warning for heavy snow set for Derbyshire

Yellow warning for heavy snow set for Derbyshire

The maximum temperature is forecast to be 4 °C. A wave of heavy rain will lash virtually the entire United Kingdom before an onslaught of snowfall follows in its wake, according to weather predictio...

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Armed FBI Agents Arrest Roger Stone In Predawn Raid

Armed FBI Agents Arrest Roger Stone In Predawn Raid

After WikiLeaks on July 22, 2016, released hacked emails from the Democratic National Committee, the indictment says, a senior Trump campaign official "was directed" to contact Stone about addit...

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'Yellow vest' leader 'disabled for life' by protest injury, says lawyer

'Yellow vest' leader 'disabled for life' by protest injury, says lawyer

Rodrigues was placed in an artificial coma overnight after the incident at the Bastille monument in central Paris . Rodrigues said he was hit in the eye by a police rubber bullet, an anti-riot weap...

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Wind Chills Near Zero Friday; More Snow Looking Ahead

Wind Chills Near Zero Friday; More Snow Looking Ahead

The weekend temperatures will be slightly warmer but will feature a lot of clouds. Joseph, and Steuben counties are now under a Wind Chill Advisory until 1:00 p.m. Western Minnesota is already dea...

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EU, US, Britain concerned at suspension of Nigeria's top judge

EU, US, Britain concerned at suspension of Nigeria's top judge

Justice Walter Onnoghen was scheduled to carry out the swearing in of members of the tribunals before he was suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. The human right activist said after th...

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Trump Delays State of the Union Speech Until After Shutdown Ends

Trump Delays State of the Union Speech Until After Shutdown Ends

All this sets up a game of chicken over a speech within the game of chicken over the shutdown. On being told that Pelosi has rejected his State of the Union Address letter , Trump said , "I'm no...

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World's lightest satellite 'Kalamsat-V2' lifts-off successfully from Sriharikota

World's lightest satellite 'Kalamsat-V2' lifts-off successfully from Sriharikota

Chennai: In a novel idea, the Indian Space Research Organisation ( Isro ) on Thursday will transform the spent fourth stage of PSLV-C44 rocket as an orbital platform for Kalamsat , a nanosatellite d...

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Pompeo confronts U.N. Security Council on Venezuela

Pompeo confronts U.N. Security Council on Venezuela

The appointment of Elliot Abrams follows the Trump administration's decision this week to recognize the leader of Venezuela's parliament as the country's legitimate leader and call for President Nico...

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5 dead after shooting spree in Louisiana

5 dead after shooting spree in Louisiana

Dakota Theriot , 21, was identified as the "prime suspect in this case", authorities said. Their son is being sought on first-degree murder charges. They think he may be heading towards MS in a 2004...

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