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Dec 18 2018

Who is Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s new acting White House chief of staff?

It will be Mr Mulvaney's third job in Mr Trump's government. His replacement is his deputy at the OMB, Russ Vought. Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff Nick A...

Dec 18 2018

U.S. government faces shutdown over border

Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi, have proposed no more than $1.6 billion, as outlined in a bipartisan Senate bill. Trump launched a fresh attack on the opposition p...

Dec 18 2018

White House, Democrats dig in as fears of partial shutdown intensify

David Cicilline, D-R.I., part of the newer generation of House leaders. Schumer said Democrats want to work with Trump to avert a shutdown, but said money for border ...

Dec 18 2018

Ex-FBI director Comey rips into Republicans over Trump's lies

Comey spoke after his second closed-door testimony in a week during which he was quizzed on his oversight of an investigation into the mishandling of sensitive email...

Dec 18 2018

Signs of progress in US-China trade talks

The 25 per cent tariff imposed on vehicles as a tit-for-tat measure will be scrapped starting January 1, the Chinese finance ministry said on Friday. "China just announ...

Dec 15 2018

President expected to appoint new PM by Monday

In his speech which received wide publicity, he declared that he would not reappoint Wickremesinghe even if all 225 members of Parliament endorsed him. Sirisena has sai...

Dec 15 2018

House Democrats demand answers from DHS watchdog on migrant girl's death

The results could take weeks. There wasn't much Border Patrol agents could do during the bus ride and no faster way to get medical treatment, according to CBP off...

Dec 15 2018

National Enquirer buried stories for Trump, owner admits

Perhaps the most important thing that the AMI settlement does, however, is make clear that the payment and the coordination with the Trump campaign was, according to the ...

Dec 14 2018

Trump Considering Son-In-Law Kushner For Chief Of Staff Job — HuffPost

Former New Jersey governor and Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie met with Trump on Thursday evening to discuss the chief of staff job, according to Ax...

Dec 14 2018

China accused over Marriott data breach

The latest news come at a sensitive time for U.S. Checking into a hotel in NY or London and your data ending up in China is definitely not expected. The Federal Burea...

Dec 13 2018

NASA's Voyager 2 probe enters interstellar space

While Voyager 1 achieved this landmark in 2012, Voyager 2 is arguably more interesting as it holds working instruments that will offer a first-time view and observati...

Dec 13 2018

Geminid Meteor Shower 2018: When and How to Watch

The Geminids Meteor Shower is finally here and shall grace the skies tonight! The impressive meteor showers are brought to the Earth's atmosphere every December by an...

Dec 13 2018

2 dead, 11 injured in shooting in France, officials say

The European Parliament is planning a minute of silence at noon to remember the victims of the Strasbourg shooting, which happened only a few kilometers (miles) from ...

Dec 13 2018

In test for Trump, Senate prepares to formally rebuke Saudi crown prince

If it passes the House of Representatives, it would go to the White House for Trump to sign or veto. He disappeared shortly after entering the diplomatic building as Sau...

Dec 11 2018

China launched a mission to the dark side of the moon

So, the probe and the lunar Rover needs to land in the crater of the pocket on the side of the moon that is never visible from Earth. It would also like to develop a ...

Dec 11 2018

China hails Trump-Xi summit, but offers no new details:The Asahi Shimbun

China and the USA will work on intellectual property rights protection, technology cooperation, market access issues and the trade balance in the next 90 days, Gao said, ...

Dec 11 2018

PM May To Address Lawmakers Amid Postponed Brexit Vote Reports

With her position at home in open jeopardy, May said she would go back to the European Union and seek reassurances over the so-called Irish backstop, aimed at ensuring th...

Dec 11 2018

What does Mueller have? Memo hints at damaging Russian Federation info from Cohen

In the tweets, Trump also twice misspelled "smoking gun" as "smocking gun" as he quoted a commentator on Fox News talking about the Russian Federation probe by special co...

Dec 09 2018

Illegal immigrant 'made Donald Trump's bed and dusted his golf trophies'

Trump has previously come under fire for employing unauthorised immigrants , despite denying the allegations and frequently raging against illegal immigration. Mr. Trump...

Dec 09 2018

SpaceX sends Dragon to ISS but makes unplanned water landing

Dragon is scheduled to depart from the station in January 2019 and return to Earth with more than 4,000 pounds of research, hardware and crew supplies, NASA said. The D...