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President's cardiologist murdered over '20-year-old grudge'

This man is unsafe, this man is capable, this man has some skills. "The Houston Police Department's identification of a suspect in the shooting death of Dr. The gunman rode past the doctor before turning around to kill him, police say. Police w...

On Election Interference, Trump And His Advisers Sound Completely Out Of Step

But Mr Coats , Mr Bolton , FBI Director Christopher Wray , Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and the director of the National Security Agency Paul Nakasone, said Russian Federation was to blame, along with other foreign actors.

US Believes North Korea Still Building Missiles

East Coast, officials told The Washington Post Monday on condition of anonymity. "There is no longer a nuclear threat from North Korea". Addressing upcoming meetings in southeast Asia, US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed t...

California's Carr Fire 30 Percent Contained As New Blazes Erupt Elsewhere

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said another 440 buildings, including barns and warehouses, have also been destroyed by the fire, which is now the sixth most destructive in California history. He bought his three-bedroom h...

Facebook uncovers 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt United States elections

In its statement , Facebook showed one of the fake pages it identified to be promoting a left-wing rally in the hopes of attracting participants, offline. Some of the deleted pages include " Aztlan Warriors ", " Resisters " and "Black Elevation"...

Gun-rights activists offer blueprints as 3D-printed weapons fight escalates

The 3D-blueprints were removed from the site in 2013 because the government said it violated global regulation laws, but eventually surrendered, concluding 3D-gun blueprints count as constitutionally protected speech. Gun control proponents are con...

Paul Manafort trial: jury selection under way

Prosecutors accuse Manafort , 69, of working as an unregistered lobbyist for pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine, laundering more than $30 million in income and deceiving banks to secure millions of dollars more in loans. But Manafort doesn't appea...

Trump looks to rebuild TPP to put pressure on China

But growers of soybeans - the single largest agricultural export to China, worth $12.4 billion - have largely escaped financial damage thus far, raising questions about the objective and timing of the bailout, say economists, commodity traders and ...

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

The president said that Democrats need to get onboard with his immigration agenda, which includes a wall on the U.S. -Mexico border, or risk another government shutdown. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) opposed government spending increases. The higher amount match...

3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen fire on crowd in New Orleans

Harrison said that one of the three people who were killed at the scene was found in the 2800 block of Louisiana Avenue . Three of the seven injured people were taken by ambulance to University Medical Center's trauma center, police said.

Facebook suspends profile of Infowars founder, says ban is 'close'

A Facebook spokesperson also said if Jones or his fellow admins continue to break its rules, his pages face a permanent ban from the site. The Facebook spokesperson said that three of the four videos were reported to Facebook Wednesday. The parents...

Demi Lovato's famous friends are sharing support for her on Twitter

The singer, who started using drugs and alcohol when she was 17, sung: "Momma, I'm so sorry, I'm not sober anymore / And daddy, please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the floor". "You also have to know that it's possible". We wish Demi a f...

Israel confirms evacuation of White Helmets members from Syria at United States request

Their volunteers have gone into war-stricken areas, searching for survivors, winning them support from many countries, including the United States. What have Israel and Jordan said? The White Helmet volunteers and their families will be hel...

Charlie Rowley discharged from hospital after Novichok poisoning

The incident happened in the town of Amesbury close to Salisbury where Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were attacked with the same substance in March. They were both found collapsed at Charlie's home in Amesbury, around sev...

North Korea ‘refuses to denuclearise unless USA agrees a new peace treaty’

President Donald Trump at a June summit, a Washington-based think tank said on Monday. Brooks said that - in many ways - the lack of trust is the enemy "we now have to defeat". The sentiment worsened when Kim Jong Un chose not to meet with P...

‘Aggressive’ Montenegro could cause WWIII, Trump says in latest North Atlantic Treaty Organisation jibe

President Donald Trump , who rattled USA allies at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting last week, voiced concern in a television interview broadcast Tuesday night that sending troops from the alliance to defend an "aggressive" Montenegro ...

White House: Discussions underway for possible Putin visit this fall

He just said it's not Russian Federation. He added any effort to organize a "so-called referendum" would have "no legitimacy". He also appeared blindsided when he was told the White House is in discussions about inviting Putin to Washington in the ...

European Union ramps up attack on Trump auto tariff plans

The channel's anchors, analysts and pundits were clear: Putin is an enemy, not an ally, and U.S. presidents should never pick sides with foreigners against Americans. And he blamed the poor state of relations between the two superpowers on foolis...

Working to ensure Russia does not meddle in US elections: White House

HORSLEY: It sounds like sort of typical Trumpian hyperbole, but some analysts I've talked with say it's not without foundation. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded Wednesday to questions about a claim Russian Presiden...

IN Focus: Indiana lawmakers question Trump approach to Russian Federation

While Putin has long denied Russian involvement and did so again Monday, the USA intelligence community has long maintained that Russia did, in fact, meddle in the US election, and just three days ago, the Justice Department indicted 12 Russian gover...

Another hot, humid day with afternoon storms possible

Highs will top-out in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Sun: High: 92 Low: 69 Decreasing clouds. We'll be tracking these storms through the day here on NBC12! Fri: High: 96 Low: 78 Partly cloudy to mostly sunny. This weekend will be dry and hi...

DNI Coats Backs US Assessment of Russian Election Meddling

Corker said he was "disappointed and saddened" that Trump would equate the statements of the intelligence community with the Russian President's and had sharp words for Trump's approach in general. Millions of Americans will continue to wonder if t...

European Union is a foe, says Donald Trump

Russia's a foe in certain respects. "China is a foe economically certainly. but that doesn't mean they're bad..." It doesn't mean anything . "It means that they're competitors", Trump told CBS anchor Jeff Glor on Sunday . "They're going to be payin...

Kremlin expects Putin-Trump talks to pave way for mending ties

Trump plans to meet one-on-one with Putin at the start of their first formal summit talks in Helsinki, Finland, before allowing other aides to participate. A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan, asked whether Trump should meet one-on-one with P...

Brexit plan 'may kill' USA trade deal: Donald Trump

Mr Trump told reporters: "He's been very nice to me". Thousands of protesters also marched through the streets of London on Friday as Trump met Prime Minister Theresa May and the Queen earlier on Friday. Dr Fox said that unlike fellow Brexi...

Kim Jong-un Blew Off Mike Pompeo to Visit a Potato Farm

Mr Pompeo had said progress was made during his two-day visit to Pyongyang. President Trump and Kim Jong Un during the Singapore summit. Kim also voices hope that "the invariable trust and confidence in Your Excellency Mr. The BBC reported ...

Zappala vows to protect abortion rights

Critics of the governor, including his Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon, says Cuomo did not do enough during the past few election cycles to get more Democrats elected to the Senate to pass the Reproductive Health Act. Now, Justice Kenne...

New round of tariffs targets $200 billion of Chinese goods

President Donald Trump escalated America's trade war with China on Tuesday, with an additional $200 billion of tariffs on Chinese made goods. China's Commerce Ministry slammed the latest USA threat as a "totally unacceptable" escalation of ...

Is it 'coming home'? Goldman Sachs reveals World Cup victor prediction

After finishing second in their Group to fellow semi finalists Belgium, Gareth Southgate's side has incredibly found itself on the easier side of the draw, avoiding the likes of France, Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay, while Spain and Germany faced e...

Trump lashes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies as he lands for tense summit

At a subsequent rally in Montana last week, the president declared , "Our allies in many cases were worse than our enemies". Separately, doubts about Trump's commitment to European security have pushed EU leaders to boost defense cooperation.

1 dead after helicopter crashed into residence

A spokeswoman for the Virginia State Police said the cause of the crash is under investigation. Paul Leslie, who lives in a building near the crash, told the Williamsburg Yorktown Daily that he heard a helicopter "come overhead" that "basically d...

Syria rebels return to talks with Russian Federation after strikes pummel south

Syrian government soldiers took control of "all of the Free Syrian Army (FSA)-controlled border zone" on Sunday evening, one southern rebel commander told Syria Direct on condition of anonymity as he was not authorized to speak to the the press.

Trump administration requests more time to reunite immigrant families

Of the parents the government has identified so far, 46 remain in immigration detention centers. She said she is seeking clarification on how the government should handle these reunification cases given those requirements. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) in San D...

Pompeo Giving North Korea's Kim 'Rocket Man' CD

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and an American delegation met with their North Korean counterparts for almost three hours in Pyongyang Friday, the first face-to-face meeting for the U.S.'s top diplomat after President Trump and Kim Jong Un sign...

China Cancels U.S. Soybean Purchases as Trade War Takes Hold

The first round of 25 percent tariffs came one minute after midnight in Washington, officially pulling the trigger on a trade war between the world's two largest economies and prompting an outcry from American business groups that say USA compa...

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Polish Police Arrest Huawei Executive, Accused Of Spying For China

Sanctions. The two men - one a Chinese citizen who was a former envoy in Poland before moving over to a senior position at Huawei and the other a Pole who held several top gove...

Wisconsin Teen Jayme Closs' Bravery Credited for Cracking Missing Person's Case: Sheriff

The woman, who asked the newspaper not to use her name, said she was almost certain it was Jayme, having seen her photo on the news and posters around Wisconsin . She was found...

Trump holds immigration roundtable at border patrol station

Mr. Trump wants $5.7 billion to build the wall, which during the 2016 campaign he repeatedly promised to build once in office. "If this doesn't work out, probably I will do it", ...

Rod Rosenstein Reportedly Leaving Justice Department After AG Confirmation Hearings

Barr is visiting senators on Capitol Hill ahead of his confirmation hearings next week. Rosenstein took charge of overseeing Mueller's Russian Federation probe after former Att...

116th Congress takes office as the most diverse in USA history

As night fell, the House quickly got to work on the partial government shutdown , which was winding up Day 13 with Trump demanding billions in Mexican border wall funding to bring...

US State Department Issues Travel Warning to China, Urging 'Increased Caution'

Reports say the travel guidance issued by the USA comes after the detentions of two Canadians in China last month and came amid heightened diplomatic tensions in the wake of the ...

Trump boasts he ‘essentially’ fired Mattis

Trump says the USA should let the Taliban and Islamic State militants fight each other there. "ISIS is being dealt one brutal defeat after another", he said at a rally in Florida....

House Democrats vote to reopen government, reject Trump’s demand for wall funding

Nancy Pelosi , the presumed new House speaker, referring to a bipartisan, Senate-passed funding measure, albeit one Trump has never publicly endorsed. Collins, a senior member of...

US Border Patrol Unleashes Tear Gas Against Children in Mexico

In its statement following the incident, CBP said that the volleys were not aimed at migrants attempting the crossing, but at rock-throwers who prevented the agents from helping th...

Trump Prepares For A New Fight Over Border Wall Funding

It was a huge decision to make ... and frankly there was no system at all for a lot of reasons - palace intrigue and the rest of it - when I got there". The retired Marine general ...

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Hasina heading for landslide after deadly Bangladesh election day

Hasina heading for landslide after deadly Bangladesh election day

Mr. Alamgir, however, asked his party candidates to stay in the race until the voting ended while NUF convenor Hossain urged voters to "restore democracy" and exercise their franch...

Trump blamed the Democrats for the death of migrant children

Trump blamed the Democrats for the death of migrant children

Trump has declined to comment on whether he might accept less than $5 billion for wall funding. President Donald Trump on Saturday said the deaths of migrant children at the ...

President Trump threatens to close border if Democrats don't fund wall

President Trump threatens to close border if Democrats don't fund wall

Trump has signaled he welcomes the fight as he heads toward his own bid for re-election in 2020. The president, who had already scrapped a Christmas visit to his Florida golf r...

Turkey prepares to take over anti-IS fight in Syria from US

Turkey prepares to take over anti-IS fight in Syria from US

Turkey wants to fill the power vacuum that will be left in Syria by the withdrawal of American troops, and is coordinating its army's plans with the USA and Russian Federation...

Post-holiday, partial government shutdown to gain impact

Post-holiday, partial government shutdown to gain impact

Mr. Trump has relented on his previous insistence that he wanted to build a "wall" on the southwest border, saying he now envisions the type of steel-slatted fence that was also bu...