Erdogan: Turkey to Start Military Operation East of Euphrates in Couple Days

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks at the Turkish Defense Industry Summit at the presidential complex in Ankara , Turkey, on December 12. As about 2,000 USA service members are said to be deployed in Syria, further tensions could rise b... More..

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Michael Flynn's lawyers ask judge for no jail time
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Michael Flynn's lawyers ask judge for no jail time

Flynn, former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency and one of the nation's foremost intelligence professionals, would have been likely to know that phone calls of the Russian envoy are monitored and that the...More..

Brexit vote will be held before 21 January, says No 10
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Brexit vote will be held before 21 January, says No 10

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has dealt a further blow to Theresa May's hopes of getting her Brexit deal through the Commons, saying it is the "best deal possible" with "no room whatsoev...More..

Trump Cancels White House Christmas Party For The Press
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump Cancels White House Christmas Party For The Press

That process always included shaking hands with the president and first lady, plus some light chit chat. "Trump made a brief appearance with his wife and offered a few welcoming remarks". Bush years, included a...More..

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina cooperating ahead of plea hearing Thursday
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina cooperating ahead of plea hearing Thursday

She allegedly tried to infiltrate the National Rifle Association (NRA) in an effort to influence United States policies in favour of Moscow. Prosecutors previously showed pictures in court taken by Federal ...More..

Wounded May seeks European Union compromise to save Brexit deal
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Wounded May seeks European Union compromise to save Brexit deal

Other MPs indicated that Mrs May had promised to find a "legally binding solution" to ensuring that the United Kingdom does not get permanently trapped in a backstop arrangement to keep the Irish border ope...More..

French Police Search For Suspect in Deadly Strasbourg Shooting
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

French Police Search For Suspect in Deadly Strasbourg Shooting

At one point, there was a firefight between French soldiers and the suspect, who was shot but managed to escape, said France Interior Minister Christophe Castaner. Police distributed a photo of Chekatt, wit...More..

Lloyd Russell-Moyle kicked out of House of Commons
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Lloyd Russell-Moyle kicked out of House of Commons

Mrs May, who has been prime minister since shortly after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union in 2016, has faced criticism in her party for the Brexit plan she has negotiated. The House of Commo...More..

Brexiteers hunker down for trench warfare as Theresa May survives confidence vote
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Brexiteers hunker down for trench warfare as Theresa May survives confidence vote

She clearly doesn't have the confidence of the... If, in the coming weeks, there is a successful attempt to pause the article 50 process, as Sir John Major advocated on Tuesday, or a vote for a second referen...More..

UK leader warns of ‘uncharted waters’ if Brexit deal nixed
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

UK leader warns of ‘uncharted waters’ if Brexit deal nixed

May is facing pressure from some sections of her party over her deal, particularly the backstop arrangement for the Northern Ireland border. Pro-Brexit lawmakers said they wouldn't support May's agreement unl...More..

Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

The United State Senate has voted to end President Donald Trump's support for the Saudi war on Yemen . Apart from Engel, the members of Congress invited to the classified meeting included Speaker Paul Ryan; M...More..

Top choice for White House chief of staff role declines offer
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Top choice for White House chief of staff role declines offer

As the list of possible candidates to replace John Kelly as the White House chief of staff seems to narrow, one potential replacement seems to have his sights set on the job. A person familiar with Mnuchi...More..

IN cheerleader dead, high school football player arrested
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

IN cheerleader dead, high school football player arrested

Trejo stated that "he had reached out to Breana for the first time in months to see how she was doing with the pregnancy" and that she had agreed to meet him, but was not there when he walked to her home, polic...More..

What to Watch: Theresa May's leadership challenge, pound rises, stocks surge
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

What to Watch: Theresa May's leadership challenge, pound rises, stocks surge

Anand Menon, European politics professor at King's College, London , said May needed Brussels to make it "absolutely clear" no major concessions are on offer - no matter who is prime minister. However, May cou...More..

Khashoggi among journalists named Time’s Person of the Year
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Khashoggi among journalists named Time’s Person of the Year

Four journalists and a sales assistant were killed by a gunman at the Capital Gazette newspaper last spring. The honour has been given to four journalists and a newspaper that Time says "are representativ...More..

Donald Trump, top Democrats in astonishing Oval Office spat
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Donald Trump, top Democrats in astonishing Oval Office spat

She kept it clean through a post-Oval Office press conference, suggesting to reporters that she didn't want to embarrass Trump over his misstatement of facts in front of the cameras. But he said Trump told th...More..

Strasbourg shooting: Latest on Christmas market attack
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Strasbourg shooting: Latest on Christmas market attack

Namtip Ficho, chairwoman of the Association of Thai Provence, said she has been informed by the Association of Thai Students in France that Anupong Suebsamarn was killed in the shooting shortly after arriving i...More..

China slams ‘inhumane’ treatment of Huawei executive, says Canada violates her rights
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

China slams ‘inhumane’ treatment of Huawei executive, says Canada violates her rights

A Canadian prosecutor told a Vancouver court on Friday that the United States asked Canada to arrest Meng because the us alleges she violated sanctions on Iran. Her bail hearing is resuming Monday. In a w...More..

UK seeks 'legally binding' Brexit promises: minister
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

UK seeks 'legally binding' Brexit promises: minister

The European Council president said that Brexit had now been added to the two-day EU summit taking place this week after the events at Westminster. With Jeremy Corbyn under pressure from a significant number ...More..

Kushner offered advice to Saudi crown prince after journalist’s death
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Kushner offered advice to Saudi crown prince after journalist’s death

Turkish officials obtained a recording of the incident but have not said how. The source said it was clear that the killing was no botched rendition attempt, but the execution of a premeditated plan to murd...More..

Can a sitting president be indicted while in office?
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Can a sitting president be indicted while in office?

According to court documents , Cohen coordinated AMI's purchase of the "limited life rights" of former Playmate Karen McDougal's claim to have had an affair with Trump , and did so for the objective of infl...More..

Counting begins to decide fate of in 5 states
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Counting begins to decide fate of in 5 states

The results of the assembly elections in five states, touted as the semi-final of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, will be out on Tuesday. It will be the first time that AAP will attend such a formal meeting of oppo...More..

Tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, UK judge rules
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, UK judge rules

Depending upon what the High Court verdict is either side will go in appeal against the order to the Supreme Court of UK. "If Mallya doesn't decide to appeal, in that case, the CPS would send the magistra...More..

Winter storm brings heavy snow, flight cancellations to Southeast
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Winter storm brings heavy snow, flight cancellations to Southeast

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet, and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. Charlotte Douglas International Airport , the sixth busiest airport in the country, s...More..

DOJ: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

DOJ: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign

Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after briefing members of the U.S. Senate on his investigation into potential collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign on Capitol Hill in Washingt...More..