Call Made After Jayme Closs Escaped From Captivity Released

The grandfather says Patterson's family is "absolutely heartbroken". "There were at least two occasions when (Patterson) thought (Jayme) had tried to get out from under the bed and he had struck a wall and screamed a lot to the point where he knew ... More..

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Buzzfeed report that Trump 'instructed Cohen to lie' sparks outcry
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Buzzfeed report that Trump 'instructed Cohen to lie' sparks outcry

The alleged incident shows how Cohen operated in secret to advance Trump's political fortune, the article said. Cohen reportedly paid RedFinch Solutions, a firm run by the Chief Information Officer at Liberty...More..

Giuliani aims to clarify collusion comments
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Giuliani aims to clarify collusion comments

The comments on collusion came after Giuliani was confronted with prosecutors' allegations, detailed in court papers earlier this month, that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort had lied to investi...More..

'Terribly sad and tragic': Newborn baby found dead at Amazon warehouse
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

'Terribly sad and tragic': Newborn baby found dead at Amazon warehouse

When they responded they discovered the infant inside a women's bathroom on the premises. "It appeared to first responders that the baby was full term, or close to that", the spokesman said, adding that she c...More..

Facebook closes hundreds of 'inauthentic' Russia-linked pages
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Facebook closes hundreds of 'inauthentic' Russia-linked pages

In a separate operation, Facebook removed 107 pages and accounts from its website, as well as 41 Instagram accounts. The second operation - based on a tip-off from United States law enforcement - included 1...More..

9 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capital
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

9 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capital

Officials quickly identified the perpetrator as Jose Aldemar Rojas, saying that in the attack , he drove into the academy aboard his 1993 gray Nissan Patrol vehicle that was loaded with 80 kg of pentolite, a...More..

Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctions
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctions

Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Mnuchin said, "We have been tougher on Russian Federation with more sanctions than any other administration". The vote comes as Democrats have questioned President Donal...More..

UK PM Theresa May to force second vote on Brexit deal
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

UK PM Theresa May to force second vote on Brexit deal

Mrs May could resign as leader of the Conservative Party, triggering an internal contest to replace her without a general election. Tory assistant whip Gareth Johnson, tasked with bringing rebels into line, q...More..

US Senate Upholds Lifting Sanctions on Russian's Companies
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

US Senate Upholds Lifting Sanctions on Russian's Companies

Hours after Wednesday's vote, the Treasury extended by one week its deadline for Deripaska to divest his holdings in Rusal, En+ and EuroSibEnergo to January 28. "I said there's not a single bit of evidence the ...More..

North Korean negotiator headed to Washington
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

North Korean negotiator headed to Washington

The talks were held at South Korea's Embassy and Japan's Embassy in Singapore and continued through 8:30 p.m., but failed to produce an agreement or a joint press statement due to differences. The meeting wil...More..

Shark diver encounters huge sharks in Hawaii
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Shark diver encounters huge sharks in Hawaii

She describes how she waited patiently for the shark to approach on its way to feed on the carcass of a dead sperm whale. The diving team spotted Deep Blue, who's believed to be more than 50 years of age, som...More..

Woman murdered in Australia while on phone to sister
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Woman murdered in Australia while on phone to sister

It remains unclear whether the attack was random or targeted. "It's important to show this isn't okay, let's all stand together and number one pay our respects to whoever has had to suffer through these awful...More..

Trump Announces Expansion Of U.S. Missile Defense
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Trump Announces Expansion Of U.S. Missile Defense

President Trump on Thursday offered his "deepest condolences" to the families of four Americans killed in Syria in a suicide explosion claimed by the Islamic State, an attack that came less than a month after h...More..

Trafficker Testifies That ‘El Chapo’ Bragged About Bribing Former Mexican President
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Trafficker Testifies That ‘El Chapo’ Bragged About Bribing Former Mexican President

A spokesman for Pena Nieto, who left office a year ago, called the bribery claim "false and defamatory" when it first came up earlier in the trial. Pena Nieto was president of Mexico from December 2012 unti...More..

US judge partially blocks Trump administration birth control rules
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

US judge partially blocks Trump administration birth control rules

The decision, which may be appealed, ramps up the culture war triggered by President Donald Trump's attempt to extend "religious freedom" rights from churches to companies - a move that in 2017 triggered liti...More..

Georgia Man Arrested In Plot To Attack White House, Washington Shul
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Georgia Man Arrested In Plot To Attack White House, Washington Shul

J. Pak, U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Georgia , said in a statement. (BJay) Pak says Taheb planned to use an improvised explosive device and an anti-tank rocket. Taheb met the Federal Bureau of ...More..

Death sentence heightens Canada-China tensions
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Death sentence heightens Canada-China tensions

Though Meng was released on bail a few weeks ago, she remains on house-arrest in British Columbia while the United States pursues her extradition, as Chinese authorities have responded furiously to her detainme...More..

Kremlin mocks notion that Trump could have worked for Russian Federation
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Kremlin mocks notion that Trump could have worked for Russian Federation

Russian can not agree to Bosnia and Herzegovina's accession to NATO, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a news conference on the results of 2018 on Wednesday. - "I can't believe that journalists in ...More..

Down went baby, carseat and all; toddler falls out of vehicle unharmed
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Down went baby, carseat and all; toddler falls out of vehicle unharmed

The 2-year-old could be seen being falling out of the back door of the vehicle and sliding along the road as the auto turned a corner in Minnesota on Monday. Mock and other drivers can be seen rushing to the ai...More..

Minister open to Australia Day date change
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Minister open to Australia Day date change

He's also trying to ban board shorts. The government also stated it will enforce a dress code for the ceremonies. Forcing councils to have the ceremonies on Australia Day comes after a handful of municipa...More..

USA accuses Iran's attempt to launch satellite a missile threat
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

USA accuses Iran's attempt to launch satellite a missile threat

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on January 3 that the launch of such a satellite "would once again demonstrate Iran's defiance of UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 2231, which calls ...More..

USA troops killed while on patrol in northern Syria
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

USA troops killed while on patrol in northern Syria

A senior Kurdish official told NBC News that USA troops had been wounded in the blast. Pence's remark to the Global Chiefs of Mission conference at the US State Department came about an hour after the US-le...More..

Assad must take control of northern Syria: Russian FM
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Assad must take control of northern Syria: Russian FM

Later in the day, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone talk with his US counterpart and evaluated the details of the safe zone. "This would also stop migration", Erdogan noted. A spokesperson f...More..

Extremists attack hotel in Nairobi; al-Shabab claims role
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Extremists attack hotel in Nairobi; al-Shabab claims role

The five patients were brought to M P Shah Hospital and one of them died, said Toseef Din, the facility's chief operating officer. An eyewitness who identified himself as Nelson and said he works as a driver ...More..

European Union letter in full: What assurances have been offered for Brexit?
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

European Union letter in full: What assurances have been offered for Brexit?

John Stevenson, Rory Stewart and Trudy Harrison were among 202 MPs who sided with the Prime Minster over her EU Withdrawal Agreement last night. 'As someone who lived through the Troubles, ' the DUP leader sa...More..

Saudi woman granted asylum in Canada to speak publicly
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Saudi woman granted asylum in Canada to speak publicly

Mohammed said that when she heard that Canada was going to be her new home, she felt her stress melt away. The 18-year-old now plans to pursue an education, get a job and live a normal life in Canada - things...More..

William Barr, Trump's Pick For DOJ, Ran 'HIV Camps' At Guantanamo
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

William Barr, Trump's Pick For DOJ, Ran 'HIV Camps' At Guantanamo

Barr even referred to Mueller in friendly fashion, having worked with him back in the 1990s when Barr was attorney general. The Office of Legal Counsel, within the Justice Department , is likely to offer the p...More..

Trump Mocks Elizabeth Warren Over Instagram Live Video
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump Mocks Elizabeth Warren Over Instagram Live Video

Trump has been lambasting Warren since his 2016 campaign, when he began derisively labeling her "Pocahontas" in a shot against her claims of Native American heritage. The National Congress of American Indians o...More..

Trump says he ‘never worked for Russia’, slams ‘big fat hoax’
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump says he ‘never worked for Russia’, slams ‘big fat hoax’

Trump's first two years in office have been consumed by the now 20-month investigation whether his 2016 campaign colluded with Russian Federation to help him win and whether, as president, Trump obstructed ju...More..

Hostage situation at New Jersey UPS facility ends with suspect shot
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Hostage situation at New Jersey UPS facility ends with suspect shot

On Monday, officers in New Jersey responded to an active shooter at a UPS facility in Logan Township. No injuries have been reported to the women or any of the other 32 people inside the building when the o...More..