• Bernie Sanders aims to build a strong grassroots campaign
Bernie Sanders aims to build a strong grassroots campaign

Bush and former governor of Florida. "The United States has a very bad record of intervening in Latin American countries. The future of Venezuela must be left to the Venezuelan people". Shalala has filed legislation aimed at helping Venezuelan immigrants. "Helena Poleo, a Democrat who's a former journalist from Venezuela and is a Spanish-language...

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  • EU, Arab leaders in first summit focus on security, migrants
EU, Arab leaders in first summit focus on security, migrants

The summit, scheduled on February 24-25, will bring together for the first time heads of states and governments from both sides. Essebs will deliver a speech at the first general session of the summit on his country's vision on means of promoting Arab-European cooperation and dialogue, said a statement released by the Tunisian presidency on Satur...

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  • Amazon Prime Air Cargo With 3 On Board Crashes Near Houston Airport
Amazon Prime Air Cargo With 3 On Board Crashes Near Houston Airport

Lunsford did not know the status of the people aboard and the Chambers County Sheriff's Office could not immediately be reached for comment. Witnesses said they heard the plane's engines surging and that the craft turned sharply before falling into a nosedive, Hawthorne said.

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  • U.S. to keep 200 troops in Syria, White House says
U.S. to keep 200 troops in Syria, White House says

Trump took the world by surprise back in December, when he announced the United States withdrawal from Syria without specifying a timetable. The president's decision endorses a plan, pressed by USA military leaders for some time , calling for an global force of 800 to 1,500 troops that would monitor a safe zone along Syria's border with Turke...

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  • The hunt is on for Julie Bishop's replacement
The hunt is on for Julie Bishop's replacement

Since leading Labor to an election loss in 2004 Mr Latham has been a member of several political parties and is now a candidate for One Nation in the New South Wales election. "There will be people who would have voted for Bishop, no matter what". Turnbull tweeted: "Thank you @ JulieBishopMP for your service to our nation and our Party and, ab...

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  • What we know about plane that crashed into Trinity Bay
What we know about plane that crashed into Trinity Bay

Air traffic controllers in Houston tried at least twice to contact but the plane but received no response. New York-based Atlas Air Worldwide, which operated the plane on Amazon's behalf, said it is cooperating fully with the FAA and the NTSB.

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  • Kim Jong Un leaves Pyongyang for Hanoi to meet Trump
Kim Jong Un leaves Pyongyang for Hanoi to meet Trump

Kim made the rare personal comments to Mike Pompeo during a visit to the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, in April a year ago to lay the groundwork for the historic first summit between the North's leader and US President Donald Trump in June in Singapore, former CIA official Andrew Kim said, South Korea's Yonhap news agency and the Wall Street ...

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  • Nigerians get ready for election day (again)
Nigerians get ready for election day (again)

He said he was very hopeful indeed of securing a second and final term in charge of Africa's most populous nation and its biggest economy. With two days to the Presidential and National Assembly election, President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed astonishment at the huge amount of foreign currency flooding the country meant to influence the gene...

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  • Venezuelan soldiers kill two in clash over aid on Brazilian border
Venezuelan soldiers kill two in clash over aid on Brazilian border

A convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Venezuela left warehouses in Colombia headed for the nearby border crossing on Saturday, despite Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's insistence they would not be allowed to cross. The White House and the Venezuela opposition have floated the idea of a possible military clash with Venezuela,...

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  • Macron calls on french society to draw 'new red lines' against anti-Semitism
Macron calls on french society to draw 'new red lines' against anti-Semitism

Macron said France would not change its laws relating to anti-Semitism and that recognizing the IHRA's definition must not be seen as a means of preventing people from criticizing the Israeli government. The number of anti-Jewish crimes rose 74 percent a year ago. But several French media have pointed out that the number of anti-Semitic incid...

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  • 35 die after consuming toxic liquor in Assam
35 die after consuming toxic liquor in Assam

GUWAHATI- At least 17 Indian tea plantation workers have died from drinking toxic bootleg liquor after receiving their weekly wages, with more than 40 critically ill in hospital, a doctor said on Friday. State police said they had arrested one man for selling the liquor, and authorities said two excise department officials were suspended for failin...

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  • Woman dies after eating at Michelin-star restaurant in Spain
Woman dies after eating at Michelin-star restaurant in Spain

Calvo ordered a dish of rice and Morchella mushrooms. The woman had been celebrating her husband's birthday with their 10-year-old son. Almost 20 others, including the victim's husband and son, also allegedly suffered from food poisoning symptoms after eating a meal at RiFF in Valencia, El Pais reported.

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  • Top Netanyahu challengers unite for Israeli elections
Top Netanyahu challengers unite for Israeli elections

Retired military chief Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid, head of the Yesh Atid Party, said on live TV Thursday that they would present a joint list for the upcoming vote that "will constitute the new Israeli ruling party". "It's never been in a better condition". "Whoever votes for Lapid and Gantz votes for the left", he said. "For the first time s...

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  • Trump nominates Kelly Craft as next United Nations ambassador
Trump nominates Kelly Craft as next United Nations ambassador

President Donald Trump announced on Friday the nomination of Kelly Craft , now the USA ambassador to Canada, as his envoy to the United Nations. Ambassador Kelly Craft called China's detention of two Canadians "unacceptable" in her first public comments about the cases this week.

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  • US ‘House of Horrors’ couple pleads guilty to torturing kids
US ‘House of Horrors’ couple pleads guilty to torturing kids

He said while their living conditions were utterly shocking, to them it was normal, so adjusting to their new life has been somewhat of a hard transition. Prosecutors said the parents beat, strangled and starved all of the children except for their toddler daughter. The children were allegedly allowed to shower once a year.

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  • Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid
Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid

While Maduro is trying to prevent USA aid from entering Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, who the United States and other nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim president, has vowed to personally bring in humanitarian assistance into the chaos-ridden country.

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  • Foreign Policy Overreach: Trump's Campaign to Decriminalize Homosexuality
Foreign Policy Overreach: Trump's Campaign to Decriminalize Homosexuality

Grenell is under consideration to be Trump's ambassador to the U.N. He once served as spokesman for the US ambassador to the U.N. when John Bolton held the post . While he campaigned on a platform of helping LGBT people, Trump has faced widespread criticism for moves like banning transgender service people from the military and for promoting ant...

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  • Pulwama attack: SC notices to states on plea seeking protection for Kashmiris
Pulwama attack: SC notices to states on plea seeking protection for Kashmiris

The appointment of such nodal officers have to be given wide publicity, the Bench stated. Addressing a news conference here at a local hotel in Sonwar, Omar said PM Modi didn't utter a single word over the systematic attacks on Kashmiris outside the Valley.

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  • 5G networks: Trump says United States shouldn't block technology
5G networks: Trump says United States shouldn't block technology

While 5G phones are now beginning to appear on the market, a practical consumer 5G network is yet to roll out across the world. The lightning-fast wireless service is expected to transform how people interact with technology. It is not clear what caused Trump to tweet about mobile network technology, although it does follow remarks by Huawei's fo...

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  • Terror-bride Shamima Begum, 19, 'nursed wounded ISIS fighters'
Terror-bride Shamima Begum, 19, 'nursed wounded ISIS fighters'

Begum, who wants to return to Britain from Syria , said her newborn son is unwell and she will not allow him to return to the United Kingdom alone. Her apparent lack of remorse has triggered criticism, and Javid has revoked her citizenship. 'We hope you understand our position in this respect and why we must, therefore, assist Shamima in chall...

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