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Lebanon's Hariri rescinds resignation, drawing line under crisis

In a speech during the cabinet session, Hariri warned that the tensions in the region could easily drag Lebanon down a unsafe route, and the issues which had le...


Matt Lauer Accused Of Sexting Female Staffers At NBC

Lauer was sacked Wednesday after NBC "received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer ". "A c...


Two Rockets Fired at Israel From Gaza, Iron Dome Intercepts One

Haniyeh called for action after Trump on Wednesday broke with decades of US policy to recognize the city holy to Muslims, Jews and Christians as Israel's ca...


Father Protects Family, Shoots Robbery Suspect Dead in Popeye's Restaurant

A Texas man dining out with his family shot and killed an armed man allegedly trying to rob the store, according to police. "He was threatened by the robber, ...


Roy Moore Accuser Admits to Forging Portion of Yearbook Inscription

She said that she met Moore while working at a restaurant in Gadsden, Ala., where he was a regular customer. Allred previously said Moore wrote the whole note, ...


Gov. Mark Dayton won't talk US Senate pick

Al Franken (D-Minn.) to step down amid multiple sexual misconduct allegations, including groping and kissing women without their consent. Patty Murray (D-Wash....


Firefighters battle to contain at least four fires marching across southern California

Wednesday night, officials sent an emergency message to residents' cellphones in the Northern Los Angeles County area: "Strong winds overnight creating extreme ...


Margot Robbie had never heard of Tonya Harding before 'I, Tonya'

Janney pretty almost steals the show as Tonya's foul-mouthed, chain-smoking mother, who constantly gripes about how she's squandering her limited resources on s...


WikiLeaks offered Trump campaign access to hacked documents

The email, sent on September 4 - well after Wikileaks had released hacked documents from the Democratic National Committee - offered a decryption key and websit...


'Salvator Mundi' Buyer Revealed: Little Known Saudi Prince

Some art critics say it lacks the vitality of da Vinci's work, and that it has been painted and scrubbed a number of times . The 500-year-old oil painting of...


US House passes stopgap spending bill to avoid gov't shutdown

U.S. President Donald Trump is meeting Thursday with congressional leaders about key spending issues as the government faces a Friday midnight deadline to app...


Saudi Prince Salman revealed as buyer of Jesus $450 million paint

The purchase of Salvator Mundi , or Saviour of the World, was shrouded in mystery and was the talk of the art world. Christie's, the auction house that handl...


Pantone's Color of the Year, as seen in DC homes

Historically, there has been a mystical or spiritual quality attached to Ultra Violet. The announcement will certainly please Prince fans, who favored the ...


China rebukes Australia over influence debate 'hysteria'

This week, Beijing reacted harshly to the debate over its influence on Australian politics, education and publishing. Unlike the USA and many other countries ...


YouTuber cements head in microwave

His pals fed an air tube into the device so that he could breathe, and he covered his face with a plastic bag. The 22-year-old, known by his username TGFbro, ...


Palestinian official says USA vice president 'not welcome'

The White House warned the PA against cancelling the meetings scheduled with the Vice President in the next few days as a form of protest against the US Preside...


China Exports Rise at Strongest Pace in Eight Months: Customs

Figures posted on December 8 on the customs department website show exports expanded 12.3 percent to $217.3 billion in November over the previous month. That wa...


Ramaphosa says he believes Khwezi was raped

Ramaphosa, who is vying with Zuma for leadership of the ANC and, therefore, the country, made the remarks during a radio interview on Thursday night. "I belie...


Shinto shrine head, 2 others killed in Tokyo sword attack

After attacking his sister, Tomioka is thought to have killed his girlfriend and himself. At the same time, Mariko chased and attacked Nagako's 33-year-old dr...


Pakistan allows Indian death row prisoner Jadhav to meet mother, wife

It was further added, " Pakistan government has assured the safety of mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav during their stay in Pakistan". She said, earlie...