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Leaderless Democratic Party in dire straits after GOP sweeps

Sanders decried the loss of "decent paying jobs" overseas, as well as the sense of an unequal playing field for the working class and growing economic inequalit...


Israelis and Palestinians must negotiate peace themselves

For his part, Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, sent a cable. But if they were largely unsure of what Trump's stunning ascent to the presid...


Police arrest 71 people during anti-Trump protest in Portland

The protesters say they are aware their words and actions can not reverse Tuesday's decision, but many said they want to raise awareness about their opposition ...


EU foreign ministers to gather to grapple with Trump impact

President-elect Donald Trump's views on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. During the election campaign, Trump suggested he would make USA security guarantee...


Donald Trump says 'will take USD 1 his salary with no vacations'

But Mr Trump appears to be asking if he can spend weekdays at the White House, and then fly back to NY and his penthouse suite atop Trump Tower on 5th Avenue. T...


Iran: Trump can overturn the nuclear deal

Each side has leverage: Iran doesn't want a new onslaught of US -led economic pressure and America would be alarmed by any Iranian escalation of its nuclear pro...


Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port

The departure of the convoy from Gwadar , a key project under the CPEC vision, marks the materialization of the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan econo...


Cristiano Ronaldo scores 67th Portugal goal in World Cup qualifier against Latvia

With Portugal's win over Latvia , they sit three points back from Switzerland in Group B of UEFA World Cup qualifying as the Swiss team continued their ide...


Bernie Sanders Responds to Donald Trump Victory

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders [Image by Gino Santa Mario/Shutterstock] Sanders also confirmed in the interview with AP that he plans to run for Senate again in...


Titans score 21 points in 1st quarter, rout Packers 47-25

We continue our recent evaluations on all 32 teams. "We weren't almost to the standard that we expect from one another". Despite all the play-calling question m...


President Obama says meeting with President-elect Trump was 'excellent'

USA intelligence and defense officials are starting to give Trump daily briefings on threats to the country's security and overseas military operations. As her ...


Mosul: Iraqi special forces breach then flee Qadissiya district

The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) has called on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to adopt effective measures to protect civilians in Mosul as...


Buhari Swears In Onnoghen As Acting Chief Justice Of Nigeria

President Bhuari chatting with justices of Supreme and Appeal courts at the swearing in of Acting CJN. Congratulating him for the time spent in the position, ...


First Canada, now NZ: the American exodus

The daily average is 2,300 visits. Canada's main immigration website appeared to crash due to the heavy traffic whereas New Zealand also reported increased tr...


Britain's Johnson says no need for gloom about Trump victory

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that Europeans should stop their "collective whinge-o-rama" and "snap out of the doom and gloom" to focus on any opportunit...


Markets keep their nerve as Trump sell-off is avoided

Trump, feared by markets because of his controversial views on trade, immigration and taxation, pulled off a stunning upset, sending markets into a tailspin in ...


Republic of Ireland - World Cup Qualification UEFA Football - 12 November 2016

I thought it was a tough start for him, as it was for all of us. The medical staff got him back on the field as well, so I am delighted for everyone concerne...


Obama rebukes supporters for shouting down Trump protester

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are locked in a dead heat in Florida in the final poll before Election Day on Tuesday. Both candidates consolidated their ...


Egypt gets $12bn IMF loan

Since floating the currency earlier this month, the Egyptian pound has dropped by almost 50 percent against the USA dollar. "It (the assistance from IMF) will...


Yahoo took its time investigating massive security breach

According to the chief information officer of Yahoo , Bob Lord, it is believed that an unknown state-sponsored source was behind the hack. That the silver lini...


Mass rally planned in Seoul calling for Park's ouster

Mayors of South Korea's major cities said the same, demanding Park's resignation. The chief of South Korea's top steelmaker POSCO was grilled overnight by pro...


Trump seeks to mend fences on Capitol Hill

House Speaker Paul Ryan described his meeting Thursday with President-elect Donald Trump on Capitol Hill as "exciting" in an interview on "Special Report with...


Anti-Trump protesters march amid tear gas, flash grenades

The protests earned recriminations from Trump after meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House. Protesters also took aim outside the White House a...


California police investigate attacks on Muslim students

She said the two men jumped out of an SUV, hit her over and over, yelled racial slurs at her, ripped her headscarf off, and then took her wallet. She also said ...


UK's Johnson urges Kosovo to keep talking with Serbia

Vucic said that Serbia wishes to continue cooperation and establish better relations with Britain, especially the political and economic ones. Britain will re...


Clinton on pace to win popular vote, despite losing election

If Clinton had won, it would have marked the first time a former first lady was elected USA president. The most recent example was an unknown elector from Min...


Seven houses evacuated as sinkhole opens up near houses in North Yorkshire

The depth of the hole is unknown. Emergency Planning teams and representatives from utilities companies returned to the scene at approximately 8:00am this mor...


Final Fantasy 15 Opening CG Cutscene Is Great

The exact resolution of the 4K mode has, however, yet to be announced. Many fans have been waiting for this mobile game to be released and the delay seems to ...


President Obama Speaks On Trump Win, Clinton Loss

On Tuesday, Clinton won it by just 3 percentage points and fell short of Obama's vote total by more than 20,000. Before Clinton took the stage, Kaine spoke ab...


BJP has created emergency-like situation with currency ban: Mayawati

The BSP chief released a booklet and CD of her speech at a rally in Lucknow on October 9 and said it would be distributed throughout the state. "We will fil...


Trump calls for unity in his first tweet as U.S. president-elect

President-elect Donald Trump called President Barack Obama a very fine man as the two long-time antagonists met in the Oval Office in a ritual epitomizing the p...


Senate's McConnell says Obamacare repeal high on agenda

Repealing Obamacare, rolling back administration's regulations - including the landmark clean coal plan and others - are among top priorities of Republicans. At...


At least 13 workers die in garment factory fire in India

Sahibabad is an industrial belt and many illegal factories run in the area. The narrow streets of the residential neighbourhood of Sahibabad, situated about 2...


NHS England appeal against PrEP ruling defeated

In May, NHS England's specialist services commissioning committee decided not to commission PrEP, on the basis that it lacked power to do so under NHS legislati...


Scotland seeks to block Brexit talks without its approval

MPs are unlikely to try to halt Brexit, but they could seek to shape the government's negotiating mandate with the EU, limiting its room for manoeuvre on issues...