• FBI, divers, state officials search for 3-year-old boy who disappeared
FBI, divers, state officials search for 3-year-old boy who disappeared

He didn't come back into the house. His family searched for him for 45 minutes before calling 911, Hughes said. Hughes said his team was concerned about the "extreme cold" as temperatures dipped near freezing, but against all odds, they found him.

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  • Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone arrested on Mueller indictment
Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone arrested on Mueller indictment

Stone also reportedly vowed to challenge the allegations in court. Stone had lied about discussions he had about WikiLeaks' DNC hack. After appearing in court Friday morning, Stone said he would prevail against the investigation and would not "make up lies" to deflect pressure being brought to bear on him.

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  • Venezuela's Guaido declares himself president, Maduro under pressure
Venezuela's Guaido declares himself president, Maduro under pressure

The suspects had posted videos online saying they won't recognize Maduro's government and that they were acting on behalf of the Venezuelan people. The National Assembly also encouraged foreign governments to increase pressure on Maduro's regime.

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  • Saudi sisters who washed up in NY had killed themselves
Saudi sisters who washed up in NY had killed themselves

Investigators say the sisters travelled from Virginia where they were reported missing and stayed at multiple high-end hotels, ate out regularly and went shopping in the days before they died. Officials say the sisters were seeking asylum in the USA, according to The Washington Post . On Aug. 24, police officers said, the girls traveled to New ...

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  • Israel launches series of retaliatory airstrikes at Iranian interests in Syria
Israel launches series of retaliatory airstrikes at Iranian interests in Syria

Russian Federation has called on Israel to stop carrying out "arbitrary' air strikes on Syrian territory, days after the Israeli Air Force targeted what Israel said were Iranian forces in the war-torn country". Syria's ambassador to the UN on Tuesday told the world body that his nation (presumably with the help of its Iranian allies) would at...

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  • Freezing rain warning calls for slick conditions in Hamilton
Freezing rain warning calls for slick conditions in Hamilton

It will likely fall after 3 a.m. Wednesday in the Charlotte area, and could continue up until 7 a.m., says the NWS. The National Weather Service in Albany this morning released their recorded low temperatures last night - without wind chills - and they dipped into the negative teens in places.

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  • US Senator Kamala Harris jumps into 2020 presidential race
US Senator Kamala Harris jumps into 2020 presidential race

As one of the earliest congressional critics of President Donald Trump's immigration policies , Harris has pushed hard for a deal to protect from deportation those immigrants who came to the country without documents as children, a group known as Dreamers.

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  • Dramatic CCTV footage shows moment vehicle bomb exploded in Londonderry
Dramatic CCTV footage shows moment vehicle bomb exploded in Londonderry

Londonderry was a consistent flashpoint in the three decades of sectarian bloodshed in Northern Ireland known as the Troubles. Although the IRA agreed to end its attacks against Britain in the 1998 Good Friday peace accord, splinter paramilitary groups are still active.

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  • Brexit: Theresa May scraps £65 fee for European Union citizens
Brexit: Theresa May scraps £65 fee for European Union citizens

Fox's warnings of political instability follow a week after Transport Secretary Chris Grayling was accused of scaremongering when he suggested that a vote against the government's Brexit plan could see a rise in far-right extremism. "The withdrawal agreement with all its dimensions, including the backstop, is the best deal possible", the EU's chi...

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  • Giuliani: Trump Talked About Building Moscow Tower During 2016 Campaign
Giuliani: Trump Talked About Building Moscow Tower During 2016 Campaign

The unusual situation is complicated by the fact that the United States has imposed a series of sanctions on Russian Federation due to alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. BuzzFeed said it continues to stand by the story. Giuliani said as far as he knew, Trump had not had discussions with Cohen where Trump "told him or counseled him to lie".

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  • Dangerous Wind Chills Monday
Dangerous Wind Chills Monday

The temperature with warm significantly Tuesday to a high of -8C and low of -9, with flurries of less than five centimetres. The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for New York City on Sunday. It will feel like 25 below zero in Worcester County on Monday morning. Today will be mainly sunny skies with winds gusting up to 15 ...

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  • Kamala Harris Is Running For President In 2020
Kamala Harris Is Running For President In 2020

These aren't just words", Harris says in the video. This announcement comes with little surprise as most expected Harris to throw her hat in the ring. Before her 2016 victory in the Senate race, Harris made her career in law enforcement. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan Harris, a breast-cancer scientist originally from Chennai, India, brought Har...

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"Be Careful, Nancy!" Trump Warns Top Democrat Over Mexico Wall Deal

They assailed Trump's new offer as cynical, noting that it was the president who - by moving earlier to end the DACA program protecting 700,000 young immigrants and to expel about 300,000 others in a separate program - had placed in jeopardy many of those for whom he now offers temporary protection.

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  • Israeli and Syrian military trade claims on airstrikes
Israeli and Syrian military trade claims on airstrikes

Syrian forces shot down seven Israeli missiles with Russia-made Pantsir and Buk air defense systems on Sunday, TASS news agency reported, citing a spokesman for Russia's national defense management center. The Syrian air defenses were alerted on Sunday afternoon as a Mahan Air flight from Tehran to Damascus was about to make its approach to Damascu...

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  • 12 killed in Zimbabwe crackdown - NGO
12 killed in Zimbabwe crackdown - NGO

And it urged Zimbabwe's government "to find ways of engaging with the population about their legitimate grievances". The January 14 protests came after the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) called a three-day job boycott over the "provocative" fuel price increase which makes a litre of petrol, at $3,31, the most expensive in the world.

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  • Vice President Pence makes surprise appearance at March for Life rally
Vice President Pence makes surprise appearance at March for Life rally

Becky Visosky, emcee of Saturday's rally, said this year's march was about envisioning a post-Roe society, in which the landmark Supreme Court decision is overturned and mothers are supported throughout all phases of their pregnancy and into the child's life.

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  • Border Patrol Arrests 376 Who Dug Under Barrier in Arizona
Border Patrol Arrests 376 Who Dug Under Barrier in Arizona

The agency said that 179 of the record 376 people who crossed the border illegally were children, with over 30 of them being unaccompanied minors. But while there has been a surge in the number of Central Americans seeking asylum in the United States in recent months, the number of arrests remains low by historical standards.

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  • Women's March continues for third year in DC amid shutdown and controversy
Women's March continues for third year in DC amid shutdown and controversy

She said she would "keep opposing Donald Trump and his policies". The original march helped spark a rise in women's political activism, with a record 131 women now serving in the new US Congress. In an interview set to air on Friday night, Women's March co-president Tamika Mallory refused to affirm Israel's right to exist just moments after...

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  • Ex-Chicago Policeman Sentenced to almost 7 Years in Black Teen's Death
Ex-Chicago Policeman Sentenced to almost 7 Years in Black Teen's Death

Lawyers on both sides agreed that if he behaves in prison the officer could be released in less than three and a half years. McDonald's great uncle says the sentence reduced McDonald's life to that of "a second-class citizen" and it suggests that black and white people are subject to different laws.

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  • Swimming with a 6-metre, 2.5-ton great white shark
Swimming with a 6-metre, 2.5-ton great white shark

The divers "spent the entire day with her till the sun went down", Ramsey wrote. Ramsey studies sharks, advocates for their conservation and leads cage-free shark diving tours. Not monsters, but not puppies. "I haven't slept in nearly two days and spent all morning looking for her today with no luck so far, as long as there is a chance I will...

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  • Mueller not ready for Pres. Trump aide's sentencing, filing says
Mueller not ready for Pres. Trump aide's sentencing, filing says

As both sides did in November , Tuesday's filing proposed updating the court about whether to set a sentencing date for Gates in another 60 days, on March 15. That move would likely touch off a bitter legal battle between the White House and Mueller's team. The allegations, if confirmed, would mean that Trump's campaign chief was working on a pl...

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  • INTERNATIONAL - Unredacted Manafort filing hints at Russian Federation collusion
INTERNATIONAL - Unredacted Manafort filing hints at Russian Federation collusion

The former Trump campaign chief's lawyers said their client has been suffering from gout, anxiety and depression and that he never purposely lied to them during his 12 interview sessions with the special counsel and other prosecutors. Manafort dangled the briefings as he was mired in a dispute with Deripaska over a multimillion-dollar deal involvin...

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  • Prominent investigative journalist shot dead in Ghana
Prominent investigative journalist shot dead in Ghana

The NDC adds its voice to the many calls by well-meaning Ghanaians on our security agencies to ensure the speedy apprehension and prosecution of the perpetrators of this cowardly act. Agyapong, in comments made on Ghanaian radio on Thursday, denied any involvement in the killing. As a result of the scandal, the entire Ghana Football Association w...

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  • Pompeo to hold talks with North Korea this week - South Korean paper
Pompeo to hold talks with North Korea this week - South Korean paper

Pompeo had planned to meet his North Korean counterpart to discuss the second summit of November 2018, however, the meeting was postponed. It was flown to Pyongyang and delivered by hand, the source said on Monday night. In the latest defense document, South Korea's military said it considers unspecified "forces which threaten (South Korea)'s sover...

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  • Legislation to preserve Russian Federation sanctions stalls, despite bipartisan push
Legislation to preserve Russian Federation sanctions stalls, despite bipartisan push

In seeking to lift the sanctions, top Trump administration officials argued that Deripaska had sufficiently divested control of the firms and that keeping the penalties in place for Deripaska-linked aluminum producing companies would benefit other aluminum companies based in China and elsewhere.

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  • President Donald Trump Unveils 2019 Missile Defense Review
President Donald Trump Unveils 2019 Missile Defense Review

The United States is also working to advance its space-based, anti-missile systems to improve its tiered defense method. The Missile Defense Review is a sweeping examination of efforts to shield the United States from enemy missiles. He said that more caravans are already forming and said the government is still shut down because Democrats refu...

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  • What are United States troops doing in the Syrian city of Manbij?
What are United States troops doing in the Syrian city of Manbij?

The drawdown is widely seen as likely to spark battles for control of areas vacated by the Americans, but there was no immediate indication of any link between the withdrawal plan and Wednesday's attack in Manbij. "We've beaten them, and we've beaten them badly", Trump said. Amaq , IS's propaganda arm, said the attacker targeted the patrol usi...

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  • ‘Crop circle’ forms on icy ME river
‘Crop circle’ forms on icy ME river

According to the Press Herald , a web developer whose company has an office overlooking the river where the disk formed estimates the disk as being 300 feet in diameter and rotating counterclockwise. A river ice hydraulics expert, Steven Daly, told the NY Times there are only one or two reports of these kind of ice disks in the United States eve...

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  • Barr Vows To Let Mueller Finish His Russia Work - And Promises 'Transparency'
Barr Vows To Let Mueller Finish His Russia Work - And Promises 'Transparency'

He insisted that Trump never sought any promises, assurances or commitments before selecting him for the job and said he had never asked him to fire Mueller or interfere with the investigation. He said there were other instances in which he had given advice to the Justice Department, such as cautioning against a prosecution of Democratic Senator Ro...

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  • China December Trade Slumps as Trade War, Economic Slowdown Bite
China December Trade Slumps as Trade War, Economic Slowdown Bite

That compared with about $275.81-billion in 2017. China's exports rose 9.9 percent in 2018, its strongest trade performance in seven years, despite growing disruptions from an escalating trade war with the United States , customs data showed on Monday.

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  • Sen. Graham: Trump isn't giving in on southern border wall
Sen. Graham: Trump isn't giving in on southern border wall

Many security officers "are understandably looking for other work to make ends meet, House of Representatives Homeland Security Chairman Bennie Thompson, a Democrat, said in a statement". It's unclear whether that damage will last, as past shutdowns haven't left much of a lasting mark on voters' impressions and voters' attention spans have been esp...

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  • Jayme Closs' school is ready for her when she is
Jayme Closs' school is ready for her when she is

Patterson attorneys Charles Glynn and Richard Jones said in a statement that they consider the situation "very tragic" and that they are relying on the court system to treat their client fairly. - That's what the criminal complaint says Jake Patterson told officers when he was pulled over the day Jayme Closs was found alive. Nutter said, "This ...

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  • Eight killed as Boeing cargo plane crashes in Iran
Eight killed as Boeing cargo plane crashes in Iran

The Boeing 707 crashed into a wall at the airport and entered a residential area near the airport. An army spokesman confirmed to state TV that the plane belonged to Iran, and that all those on board were Iranian citizens. Local media revealed more details of the crash, saying it happened after the crew had attempted to land at the wrong airpor...

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  • Trump’s weekend: new Russian Federation questions, shutdown irritants
Trump’s weekend: new Russian Federation questions, shutdown irritants

Following president Trump's firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , a group of senior Federal Bureau of Investigation officials considered the possibility that the dismissal was executed "at the behest of" the Russian government, according to Congressional testimony obtained by CNN .

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  • Israel PM confirms attacks on alleged Iranian targets in Damascus
Israel PM confirms attacks on alleged Iranian targets in Damascus

But recently Israel has spoken publicly about thwarting the weapons smuggling into Lebanon and Mr Netanyahu had said "we are committed more than ever to act against Iran in Syria ". The highly publicized Israeli operation to expose and destroy the tunnels has gone ahead without drawing a military response from Hezbollah. The Army reiterated th...

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