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Donald Trump's big day: Who is performing?

Much of Trump's record-setting inauguration fund has come from six- and seven-figure checks from corporations like Chevron and Boeing. The hotel has been the ...


Corbyn, Farron, Lucas respond to Theresa May's 'clean Brexit' speech

The UK is heading for a hard Brexit after Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed that when the UK leaves the European Union, it will also be withdrawi...


Several Britons killed in Saudi bus crash

Two children were injured. The vehicle was reportedly travelling between Mecca and Medina, Saudi Arabia, when it crashed with 12 people on board. The couple...


Donald Trump targets Tom Ford for refusing to dress Melania

He had essentially the same thing to say about Ford, telling Earhardt, "Never asked Tom Ford , doesn't like Tom Ford , doesn't like his designs...he was n...


There's a new Trump coin, minted before his inauguration

But $10,000 will buy you the ideal Donald Trump inauguration keepsake - a coin with the words "In Trump we trust". Vasyukhin is right to be optimistic about R...


Pound pain to worsen on hard Brexit, says City

Although sterling was arguably due a boost after its post-ballot battering, the move nevertheless puzzled David Jane of Miton Asset Management. "The market ha...


Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman turned over to US

Mexican journalist Carlos Loret de Mola tweeted around 5:30 p.m. that Guzman was on his way to NY. Mexican media reported he was at Ciudad Juarez airport....


Trump Already Trademarked His Campaign Slogan For 2020

In an interview with The Washington Post published Wednesday, he said that his 2020 slogan will be, "Keep America Great!" In a odd case of "life imitating a...


Ivanka Trump Clarifies Her Role: 'There's One First Lady'

She may be tall, slim and a former model, but incoming first lady Melania Trump faces a new kind of fashion police - designers refusing to dress her becaus...


Man Who Threatened to Kill Trump Appears in Court

Miami police found the 51-year-old man at a Subway restaurant after he had posted a Twitter video in which he threatened to assassinate Donald Trump at the inau...


Images show Nigeria refugee camp hit multiple times: Group

Major General Irabor said he had ordered the mistaken attack, based on intelligence that Boko Haram fighters were in the region. At least two people are f...


Trump team prepares dramatic cuts

Under Trump's plan, the departments of Commerce , Energy , Transportation , Justice and State will see major reductions in funding, with several programs ...


UK Blocks EU Support For Israel-Palestine Peace Talks

Later in a September meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump reiterated that the United States would recognize an undivided Jerusalem as...


Manish Sisodia under CBI lens on campaign

They should understand that they are affecting the future of 26 lakh children of Delhi and causing me no personal harm. "He is after us", he said. The PE has ...


US Stealth Bombers Strike ISIS Training Camps In Libya

An official told the news agency they were aimed at hitting ISIS militants who had escaped from Sirte after USA strikes virtually obliterated the group in the...


Deaths feared as avalanche buries Italian hotel after earthquakes

Evacuating any survivors by airlift remains a slow but steady effort. The fire department said on Twitter at 4:30 p.m. that a second body had been pulled fr...


Zodiac Aerospace rockets after Safran bid, boosts European shares

Aircraft seats supplier Zodiac Aerospace announced on Thursday that has agreed to an offer from fellow French aerospace company Safran SA, with reports placing ...


Dozens dead after Tehran high-rise collapses in fire

Reports suggest at least 20 firefighters died, and many more people - including firefighters and civilians - were injured. Once the side of the Plasco buildi...


President Buhari Departs Abuja On Medical Vacation, Hands Over VP Osinbajo

Osinbajo led Nigeria's delegation to the forum, and was supposed to return to the country on Friday. "What's wrong with going on vacation?" Buhari explained...


Jallikattu: Protest continues in Tamil Nadu, CM leaves for Delhi

Stalin, citing Modi's assurance to Panneerselvam that the Centre will render all assistance to the state government on the Jallikattu issue, stressed that a s...


Russia Today blocked from sharing images, videos and links on Facebook

A Facebook spokesperson told International Business Times on Thursday, "All the features for this page owner have now been restored". The Facebook blockage co...


In pictures the toll that politics has taken on Mike Baird

Baird said that having "reflected on the approaching halfway mark of our current term of government, and the opportunity it presents to refresh the Cabinet te...


Alok Verma appointed new CBI chief

His tenure as CBI Director will be of two years. Alok Verma was selected by a three-member panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The proceedings of ...


Corbyn calls for probe into Israeli 'attempts to undermine' United Kingdom democracy

Responding to comments from an aide to French President Francois Hollande, who said Britain should not expect a better trading relationship with Europe from out...


J&K Assembly passes resolution for return of Kashmiri Pandits

However, the unrest triggered by the killing of popular militant commander Burhan Wani on July 8, seen as worst law and order situation witnessed in Kashmir in ...


Energy Department Sec. Nominee Rick Perry: 'I Regret' Calls to Nix Agency

Perry's 2012 presidential bid was famously derailed when he forgot during a live televised debate that the Department of Energy was among the federal agencies...


Lowe's confirms workforce reduction of 2400

This week's round of job-slashing is due to what the company is describing as an effort to shift resources from back-of-the-store activities to "customer-facing...


Martin McGuinness to retire from frontline electoral politics

He said he would not seek re-election in the March 2 poll. He said he was no longer physically capable to fight the election. He added: "I've had a lot of t...


Brian Loncar's death caused by 'toxic effect of cocaine'

His death was ruled accidental, according to the examiner's office. Two days earlier, Loncar buried his youngest daughter, 16-year-old Grace, who committed su...


Study revealed: Obamacare help to decrease abortion rate

The U.S. Supreme Court past year struck down the state's most stringent abortion restrictions proposed by House Bill 2, which then-Gov. During his president...


Super Mario Run for Android finally has an official release timeframe

In the run up to the Fire Emblem Heroes iPhone and Android release date, fans can help choose which heroes appear in the game. The "Fire Emblem Heroes" is an ...


China's richest man warns Trump against movie trade war

No US president has spoken directly to a Taiwanese leader ever since former president Jimmy Carter announced full diplomatic relations with the People's Republi...


Michelle Obama's Final Walk Through The White House Is Super Emotional

The photo has gotten hundreds of thousands of "likes" on each platform. President Obama had to deal with a small domestic crisis at the White House after a ...


OIC slams persecution of Rohingya community

Malaysia, which has urged Myanmar to stop what it calls the "genocide" of Rohingyas, will lead Thursday's meeting of Muslim nations' foreign ministers in Kuala...


Trump picks former Ga. governor as Ag Secretary

This rounded out Trump's Cabinet choices, with the transition teams making their choices ahead of Friday's inauguration. "'The only way to heal this is with t...