• U.S. President Donald Trump announced that a 5% tariff would be imposed on all Mexican goods from June 10 and would be raised gradually until the heavy influx of illegal immigrants on the southern border recedes.

    U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that a 5% tariff would be imposed on all Mexican goods.
    LAST UPDATE : May 31, 2019, 3:07 AM EDT
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    Alabama’s Republican-controlled state Senate has passed a bill placing the strictest-in-the-nation ban on abortion and outlawing the procedure at any stage of pregnancy with no exception for rape or incest.

    LAST UPDATE : May 15, 2019, 2:12 AM EDT
  • The outcome of Mueller's probe marks a major political victory for U.S. President Donald Trump.

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s 22-month probe into alleged collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign found no evidence of links between Moscow and President Donald Trump or any of his aides.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 25, 2019, 2:53 AM EDT
  • Paul Manafort faces sentencing in another case next week over illegal lobbying.

    A U.S. court sentenced President Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort to 47 months in prison for financial crimes that involved tax fraud, bank fraud and hiding income from political consultation to Ukraine.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 08, 2019, 5:21 AM EST
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    China's telecom giant Huawei filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government over its ban on the use of company’s products in government agencies, saying that the measure stifles fair competition.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 07, 2019, 12:56 AM EST
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    The remarks come a day after Democrat-controlled House Judiciary Committee launched a sweeping inquiry into alleged obstruction of justice and abuse of power by President Donald Trump’s closest allies.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 05, 2019, 5:23 AM EST
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    At least 23 people have been killed in Lee County, Alabama, dozens of houses razed, poles uprooted and debris heaped on the streets, as a flurry of tornadoes struck south-eastern U.S. on Sunday.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 04, 2019, 4:16 AM EST
  • Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza is emerging as the leader of al-Qaeda.

    Hamza Bin Laden, dubbed the “crown prince of jihad,” has been rising up the ranks of the militant outfit al-Qaeda, which weakened after the May 2011 killing of its leader Osama Bin Laden.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 01, 2019, 2:00 AM EST
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    A furious Iran warned on Tuesday that America’s move to impose hard-hitting sanctions against its Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei marks a “permanent closure” of diplomacy between Tehran and Washington.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 25, 2019, 3:16 AM EDT
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    American plane-maker Boeing has grounded its entire fleet of 737 Max aircraft amid bans by scores of nations in the wake of fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people on board.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2019, 2:51 AM EDT