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Top Democrats pull out of White House meeting after Trump tweet

The last time Schumer, Pelosi, Ryan and McConnell huddled at the White House, Trump's bipartisan outreach benefited Democrats, earning them a short-term extensi...


Irish deputy PM agrees to resign over political crisis

The correspondence released on Monday showed Fitzgerald also received two more emails about the strategy in July 2015, but she resisted calls from all parties t...


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Announce Wedding Date and Location

Markle will be baptised and confirmed before the wedding, and intends to become a British citizen, though she will retain her US citizenship while she goes thro...


100 passengers rescued from ferry that ran aground near pier

The U.S. Coast Guard says the ferry was heading to the Rockaways area of Queens when it became stuck, with a hole opening in the hull. "The boat just started ...


Laura Ingraham Blasts Vanity Fair 'Hit Piece' on Melania Trump

This year, visitors to the White House will find "a tribute to our service members and their families with the Gold Star Family Tree, which has been decorated...


Which Republican Senators Might Oppose the Tax Bill, and Why

The Senate bill now includes some "substantial improvements" from the House version of the bill, but those differences would be sorted out in a joint House-Sena...


English teacher 'snorted cocaine and heroin cocktail in class'

Junior Will Rogers said to a news station he shot the video through a window. Once he realized that his English teacher was doing coke in the classroom he told ...


TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny, chance of snow showers

Wednesday won't be as warm, as temperature will range from 49 to 36. Sunday night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy, with...


Wife of United Kingdom sports journalist Simon Thomas dies suddenly after leukemia diagnosis

Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas has today revealed his wife has died of leukaemia only three days after her diagnosis . In a heartbreaking picture caption o...


Federal judge: military must allow transgender recruits starting on January 1

Transgender service members are anxious that their new commander-in-chief is attempting to reverse the policy and transgender people may not be able to serve in...


Enbridge, Michigan reach deal to boost pipelines safety, protect the Great Lakes

Enbridge sees the agreements as an effort to protect the Great Lakes and other MI waterways. Enbridge has disclosed in recent months that gaps have formed i...


SoftBank offer for Uber shares to cut valuation

The SoftBank-led coalition is reportedly planning to acquire at least 14% of Uber shares. SoftBank eyed Uber shares as the ride-hailing company has had an aby...


US Says Alleged Mastermind In Iran Sanctions Case Won't Stand Trial

Halkbank Deputy CEO Mehmet Hakan Atilla has pleaded not guilty to charges he conspired with worldwide gold trader Reza Zarrab. The government in Turkey, where...


Pakistan summons army after violent protests

A policeman was killed and over 200 people were injured when a clearance operation became violent in Islamabad . Seemingly emboldened by the failure of the g...


UN Syria peace talks look to begin in Geneva without Assad delegation

Syrian opposition groups stuck by a long-standing demand that President Bashar al-Assad be gone from power before a political transition. The Syrian governmen...


United States aircraft experiences 'violent turbulence' after Russian fighter jet turns on afterburners

Russian Federation has scrambled a Su-30 fighter jet after detecting an American Р8А Poseidon reconnaissance aircraft over the Black Sea, according to a Defense...


Kenyatta Sworn in as Kenya President for a New Term

The swearing-in ceremony, which is being boycotted by the opposition, is being held amid tight security in the Kasarani Stadium here. Police were also deploye...


Hamas vows to expand its military activities

On the other hand, Al-Haye said Hamas doesn't repent of clinching reconciliation deal, but noted that the resistance movement also doesn't accept that others "t...


China sentences Taiwanese activist to five years in prison

A mainland Chinese rights activist Peng Yuhua, who was also tried alongside Li, was handed at seven year sentence for the same crime. The Yueyang City Interme...


Narendra Modi flags off first Hyderabad Metro train

The number of coaches would be increased to six depending on traffic. The services of the metro will be unbolted for the public from Wednesday. The fares ar...