• Rep. Mark Meadows on Trump's Short List for Chief of Staff
Rep. Mark Meadows on Trump's Short List for Chief of Staff

According to White House officials, Kelly's influence waned over the last few months with the president undermining the authority that he had established in getting the White House in order. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump is now embarking on a hasty search for a new chief of staff with no obvious choic...

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  • Risk of iced roads grows as snowstorm closes in on North Carolina
Risk of iced roads grows as snowstorm closes in on North Carolina

Snow is more likely Sunday , with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow, mostly after 4 p.m. Storm alerts cover the Southeast on Sunday due to a major storm moving through. This will be a heavy, wet snow, which could lead to some power issues and slick travel conditions throughout the day and into the night. "This is plausible if the storm ca...

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  • Vote condemning Hamas for firing rockets into Israel fails at UN
Vote condemning Hamas for firing rockets into Israel fails at UN

It has officially been one-year anniversary since the USA began recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. If adopted, it would mark the first time the 193-nation assembly has taken aim at Hamas, the Islamist militant group that has ruled the Gaza Strip since 2007.

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  • Remains found in NZ believed to be that of missing British woman
Remains found in NZ believed to be that of missing British woman

A body, believed to be that of murdered British backpacker Grace Millane , was found Sunday on the outskirts of Auckland, New Zealand police said. A 26-year-old man now being held by police is to be charged with killing Miss Millane, 22, from Essex.

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  • United States senators push resolution to condemn Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi murder
United States senators push resolution to condemn Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi murder

The dismissed leader of the Palestinian Fatah movement and adviser to the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed Dahlan, said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman would remain in power in the Saudi kingdom for the next 50 years. The fresh scrutiny of Mattis, often portrayed at home and overseas as a trusted steward of US values during the tur...

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  • France cancels fuel tax hikes amid protests
France cancels fuel tax hikes amid protests

Police have advised shops and restaurants on the Champs-Elysees to shut for the day. On Tuesday night, he was jeered as he travelled to a regional government headquarters that was torched by protesters over the weekend. For fuel, this means a 23 percent increase in taxes just this year, hitting popular diesel especially hard, at a time when taxe...

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  • Mission complete: George HW Bush's service dog in final act of service
Mission complete: George HW Bush's service dog in final act of service

The Supreme Court is delaying arguments by a day for the national day of mourning. Mayor Sylvester Turner has urged attendees to wear colorful socks, a nod to the former president's fondness for sporting loud socks often emblazoned with unusual patterns during public events.

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  • Chris Dawson charged with wife's murder
Chris Dawson charged with wife's murder

The mystery case gained global media attention and a cult following, with The Teacher's Pet podcast trending internationally and attracting 27 million listeners around the world. "A team of dedicated detectives has been investigating this case over the past three years", Det. The family of Chris Dawson has released a statement, defending him.

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  • Honduran Woman in Migrant Caravan Gives Birth in U.S.
Honduran Woman in Migrant Caravan Gives Birth in U.S.

At least one mother with three children were among those who crossed over. San Diego • Tour operators and medical and dental offices in the Mexican border city of Tijuana are reporting a slowdown in business since a caravan of Central American migrants arrived.

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  • Facebook allowed tech firms special access to user data, documents show
Facebook allowed tech firms special access to user data, documents show

Even after Facebook agreed to restrict access to user data, the social media giant gave certain companies special access to that data, according to a trove of documents released by a British parliamentary committee Wednesday. Facebook had objected to their release. Executives also seemed concerned that simply enabling Facebook logins and data a...

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  • Tsunami risk after powerful 7.5 natural disaster strikes Pacific Ocean
Tsunami risk after powerful 7.5 natural disaster strikes Pacific Ocean

The quake struck just over 100 miles east southeast of Tadine, New Caledonia. Local authorities in New Caledonia ordered residents to evacuate coastal zones on the eastern edge of the archipelago, including the Loyalty Islands and the island of Ile des Pins.

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  • Graham Breaks With Trump: 'Zero Chance' MBS Wasn't Involved In Khashoggi Murder
Graham Breaks With Trump: 'Zero Chance' MBS Wasn't Involved In Khashoggi Murder

In his bid to pressure the Trump administration to condemn the Crown Prince, Senator Graham said there may not be a "smoking gun", but that there was a "smoking saw", a reference to a bone saw that investigators said was used to cut up Khashoggi's body.

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  • Mueller To Issue Sentencing Memo On Flynn
Mueller To Issue Sentencing Memo On Flynn

The special counsel began investigating Flynn in May, 2017 and Flynn pleaded guilty for lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in December, promising to cooperate with the Mueller probe in exchange for a lesser sentence. Flynn admitted lying to investigators about his communications with Russia's ambassador to the USA late in December 2016...

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  • Russian Federation in 'material breach' of nuclear arms treaty: NATO statement
Russian Federation in 'material breach' of nuclear arms treaty: NATO statement

At the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ministerial meeting on December 4, Pompeo said that Washington would abandon the INF in 60 days unless Moscow dismantles the missiles, which he said were a "material breach" of the accord. Pompeo said that Russian Federation is in "material breach" of the contract. Mr Pompeo signalled that, after th...

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  • Tunnels were the secret key to Hezbollah's plan to raid the Galilee
Tunnels were the secret key to Hezbollah's plan to raid the Galilee

Israel's vulnerability to tunnels was laid bare during its war with Palestinian militant group Hamas in Gaza in 2014 when Palestinian militants used dozens of secret passages dug from Gaza into Israel to launch surprise attacks. "We have launched Operation Northern Shield to expose and thwart cross-border attack tunnels dug by Hezbollah terror o...

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  • Saudi Crown Prince, Algerian PM Hold Talks in Algiers
Saudi Crown Prince, Algerian PM Hold Talks in Algiers

The G20 summit is the Crown Prince's first major gathering of worldwide political leaders since the murder, and his attending the summit in itself was a calculated risk. President Donald Trump has disputed that the agency has made that judgment. Latin American countries Like Argentina in particular do not want to risk potential investments from...

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  • George Conway Suggests New Donald Trump Tweet May Break The Law
George Conway Suggests New Donald Trump Tweet May Break The Law

But Michael Cohen , who Trump hired and worked closely with for many years, is a " weak person " who has done " TERRIBLE, unrelated to Trump, things ". Whreas Cohen entered into a new guilty plea on Friday, Stone, who was taking calls from Trump throughout the campaign, on Sunday told ABC's "This Week" there was 'no circumstance in which I would...

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  • The heartfelt letter George HW Bush sent to his children in 1988
The heartfelt letter George HW Bush sent to his children in 1988

Bush, who was president from 1989 to 1993, will lie in state beneath the soaring U.S. Capitol rotunda for a ceremony and public visitation from Monday through Wednesday. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Bush family during this hard time . The quality of life had deteriorated a lot for him", Baker said.

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  • Alaska hit by over 230 aftershocks after massive quake
Alaska hit by over 230 aftershocks after massive quake

Geological Survey Geophysicist Paul Caruso said Saturday. "Thought the house was going to come apart", Anchorage-based climatologist Brian Brettschneider wrote on Twitter , posting a picture of his kitchen floor scattered with items that had fallen from cupboards.

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  • NYPD finds couple who lost diamond ring in sidewalk grate
NYPD finds couple who lost diamond ring in sidewalk grate

Officers rescued it & would like to return it to the happy couple". On their official Twitter account, NYPD posted CCTV footage that shows a man dropping his fiancee's ring in the drain while proposing to her. The bungle happened just before midnight on Friday, according to the New York Police Department . The NYPD Twitter account gave credi...

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