Customs officer shoots, injures man at US-Mexico border

Mayor Arturo Garino doesn't see the benefit of having this type of wiring. "Now concertina wire is being placed on that wall from the very top all the way to ground level, which is not safe for the residents of Nogales, Arizona , and it's not safe... More..

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Most Democrats from Virginia delegation call on Fairfax to resign
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

Most Democrats from Virginia delegation call on Fairfax to resign

Attorneys for Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Watson released statements Saturday saying the women would testify against Fairfax, who has faced calls from members of his own party to resign. Watson replied: ...More..

Backed Syrian force to start 'final battle' against IS enclave
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

Backed Syrian force to start 'final battle' against IS enclave

After weeks of advancing steadily, the SDF halted their ground assault on ISIS's tiny remaining enclave. Arias, who is battling cancer, met Garivey in December with her family and told him that she wants to b...More..

House Democrats begin hearings on obtaining Trump’s tax returns
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

House Democrats begin hearings on obtaining Trump’s tax returns

The investigation, Schiff said, would also explore whether Trump or his associates have "sought to influence USA government policy in service of foreign interests" and any potential obstruction into the various...More..

Senator Elizabeth Warren to formally launch 2020 presidential campaign
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Senator Elizabeth Warren to formally launch 2020 presidential campaign

She was introduced Saturday by Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., who has endorsed her in the primary. Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale said in a statement Saturday that Warren has been "exposed as a fraud by...More..

Tulsi Gabbard officially announces 2020 presidential run
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard officially announces 2020 presidential run

She announced her candidacy for the presidential elections in Hawaii, a state she represents in Congress, saying she would stand up to "powerful, self-serving politicians and greedy corporations". Gabbard poi...More..

Newport County keeper Joe Day misses birth of twins during victory
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Newport County keeper Joe Day misses birth of twins during victory

Goals from Padraig Amond and Robbie Willmott earned a deserved 2-0 win that set up a fifth-round tie against Manchester City . They now face high-flying Leeds on Saturday in a match that could have a big b...More..

Minnesota School Bus Driver Shot In The Head During Snow Storm Traffic
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Minnesota School Bus Driver Shot In The Head During Snow Storm Traffic

The student on the bus was not injured. Lilly is expected to make his first court appearance on Friday. According to the complaint, the bus was trying to merge Tuesday afternoon when it apparently scrape...More..

Serial killer Bruce McArthur sentenced to 25 years in prison
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Serial killer Bruce McArthur sentenced to 25 years in prison

McArthur sexually assaulted and forcibly confined many of his victims before murdering them, court heard. Concurrent means McArthur will serve the sentences simultaneously. Lisowick, who struggled with menta...More..

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana abortion clinic law
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana abortion clinic law

Challengers raced to court and said the law was a veiled attempt to block abortions. Another ThinkProgress headline states ominously and confusingly: " Hope is all that's left, with Roe v. Thursday's vo...More..

Volunteers ready US aid set for Venezuela as Maduro digs in
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Volunteers ready US aid set for Venezuela as Maduro digs in

Guaido has accused Maduro's troops of being complicit in a crime against humanity by blocking food and medical care. The possible use of US military force to oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro rai...More..

Grandmothers helping to banish female genital circumcision
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Grandmothers helping to banish female genital circumcision

This harmful practice can cause severe bleeding and serious health problems: cysts, infections, infertility and complications in childbirth, as well as an increased risk of newborn deaths. The strategy involves...More..

Trump says summit with Kim to take place in Hanoi
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Trump says summit with Kim to take place in Hanoi

Trump announced the exact location on Twitter- only the country, Vietnam , was previously known- for the follow-on to the leaders' summit in Singapore previous year as he hailed "very productive" preparat...More..

Sen. Graham: Trump 'Can Be a Handful'
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Sen. Graham: Trump 'Can Be a Handful'

Barr's confirmation is expected in the Republican-controlled Senate, though his nomination encountered resistance Thursday from Democrats concerned by Barr's expansive views of executive authority and by his no...More..

White House physician declares Trump 'in very good health' after exam
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

White House physician declares Trump 'in very good health' after exam

The Marine One helicopter returned the 72-year-old head of state to the White House from the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in the Washington suburb of Bethesda after a full four hours of proddi...More..

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax accused of second sexual assault
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax accused of second sexual assault

Peterson said he's concluded that he "will not request the Governor's resignation", nor that of any other official who hasn't obviously committed a crime in office or seen their ability to serve "irredeemably...More..

Pope Francis Acknowledges Sexual Abuse of Nuns by Priests, Bishops
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Pope Francis Acknowledges Sexual Abuse of Nuns by Priests, Bishops

Pope Francis' public admission on the issue marks a new chapter in the abuse crisis rocking the Catholic Church. The new memorial "will be inserted into all calendars and liturgical books for the celeb...More..

Trump 2020 campaign announces February 11th MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Trump 2020 campaign announces February 11th MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas

Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby of Alabama said he hopes to wrap up negotiations by the end of the week. He asserted that once a wall was built there, "El Paso is one of the safest cities in o...More..

by | Friday, February 08, 2019

United States revokes Venezuela visas, rejects dialogue with Maduro

Most Latin American and European countries also support Venezuelan opposition claims the Maduro government is now illegitimate, after it barred most opposition candidates from running in last year's election. E...More..

Russia jails Jehovah's Witness for six years in extremism case
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Russia jails Jehovah's Witness for six years in extremism case

Dennis Christensen , a Jehovah's Witness accused of extremism, leaves after a court session in handcuffs in the town of Oryol, Russia January 14, 2019. The Danish foreign minister, Anders Samuelsen, called on...More..

Justin Fairfax accuser told congressman about alleged assault over a year ago
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Justin Fairfax accuser told congressman about alleged assault over a year ago

Fairfax then issued a denial of the allegations, writing that The Post had found problems with Tyson's testimony. Mr Herring - who has been among those calling on Mr Northam to resign - said he was "d...More..

Crown calls for consecutive life sentences for serial killer Bruce McArthur
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Crown calls for consecutive life sentences for serial killer Bruce McArthur

Numerous victims' families and friends wept in court as Cantlon went through each of the murders. Most of his victims were immigrants of Middle Eastern or South Asian descent. In October of 2017, police detec...More..

Mexican drug cartel targeting Australia
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Mexican drug cartel targeting Australia

As a result of the investigation, Australian Federal Police arrested two US citizens and four Australian citizens allegedly involved with the USA -based transnational crime syndicate suspected of conducting t...More..

Trump Vows to Protect People of Faith
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Trump Vows to Protect People of Faith

At the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C., on Thursday, President Trump reiterated previously-heard messages supporting faith and religious liberties in the U.S. "The first time you are present with...More..

Matthew Whitaker subpoena approved by House Democrats
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Matthew Whitaker subpoena approved by House Democrats

Senior DOJ officials also told Fox News they will be monitoring the committee's markup hearing on Thursday, where the subject of a potential Whitaker subpoena may emerge again, adding that the acting attor...More..

DA Quinn to Request Full Prison Term for Michelle Carter
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

DA Quinn to Request Full Prison Term for Michelle Carter

The judge said Carter had a duty to call the police or Roy's family when she knew he was killing himself. "Her conviction of involuntary manslaughter as a youthful offender is not legally or constitutionally in...More..

Storm Erik close in on Northern Ireland - warnings in place
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Storm Erik close in on Northern Ireland - warnings in place

Very high seas as well with some coastal flooding. The public is being urged to avoid any exposed shores on Friday morning while Storm Erik passes over the west. Met Eireann is warning that parts of the coun...More..

Thai princess makes unprecedented move into politics with run for PM
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Thai princess makes unprecedented move into politics with run for PM

It also pits her against the preferred candidate of the military, which is considered one of Thailand's most royalist institutions. "Thai Raksa Chart is a leading contender now", Thitinan Pongsudhirak, a poli...More..

Yellow-vest protests: France warns Italy Deputy PM Di Maio
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Yellow-vest protests: France warns Italy Deputy PM Di Maio

Griveaux said that the visit violated "the most elementary diplomacy" because it was unannounced. That prompted France to summon Italy's ambassador in protest . Mr Salvini launched a direct personal attack o...More..

Thailand says Australia to blame for arrest of refugee Bahraini footballer
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Thailand says Australia to blame for arrest of refugee Bahraini footballer

His supporters say he is protected by his refugee status with Australian residency. When the Bahraini government claimed there would be no threat to Hakeem al-Araibi's life if the refugee footballer were ex...More..