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Trump Jr’s book is a No 1 bestseller, but with an edge

According to BookScan, 'Triggered' sold 71,000 copies last week, second only to Jeff Kinney's latest 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid.'

15 Nov 2019 1:35 PM

Trump has admitted to bribery, says Pelosi as impeachment probe intensifies

'What the president has admitted to and says it’s ‘perfect,’ I say it’s perfectly wrong. It’s bribery,' Pelosi said.

15 Nov 2019 1:00 PM

'Kashmir an integral part of India,' says Indian columnist at US Congress

This was the second hearing by US Congress in the last three weeks on Kashmir, which has been under restrictions since August 5.

15 Nov 2019 10:17 AM

13.8 million TV viewers watch Trump's live impeachment hearing on first day

The Nielsen company said 10 different networks aired live or taped coverage of the hearing, which stretched nearly six hours on Wednesday.

15 Nov 2019 8:40 AM

Impeachment proceedings a 'sham and should not be allowed': Trump

Trump, who was in meetings with Erdogan for most of the day at the White House said that he did not watch public hearing on his impeachment.

14 Nov 2019 2:44 PM

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Trump plans to release transcript of April Ukraine call on Thursday

Trump's critics accuse him of withholding almost USD 400 million to Ukraine as leverage to pressure Zelensky to publicly declare probe.

14 Nov 2019 2:11 PM

Voters say impeachment hearing will not change their views on Trump

Democrats hope a series of televised hearings would help persuade Americans that Trump deserves to be ousted from office.

14 Nov 2019 12:32 PM

Garbage dropped by China, India into sea 'floats into Los Angeles': Trump

Terming climate change as 'complex issue', Trump said he considers himself to be, 'in many ways, an environmentalist, believe it or not'.

13 Nov 2019 3:36 PM

'Dictators, it's ok, come on in': Donald Trump at New York event

Trump said he's happy to deal with any kind of foreign leader able to help the United States.

13 Nov 2019 2:31 PM

US mom takes oath to become lawyer while judge holds her baby, video goes viral

State Court of Appeals Judge Richard Dinkins was seen bouncing the kid in one arm while he read the oath of admission to Juliana Lamar.

13 Nov 2019 1:53 PM

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Trump promises to release transcript as hearing of impeachment probe set to begin

Trump said on Saturday he would likely release the transcript on Tuesday, describing it to reporters as 'very important'.

13 Nov 2019 12:20 PM

'We know where he is, US on hunt for new Islamic State's leader': Trump

Trump didn't mention the name of the new target, but he was likely referring to Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi.

13 Nov 2019 9:27 AM

‘Pilot’s cap, painted toenails’: LiLou, world’s first airport therapy pig, at San Francisco

She raises a hoof in greeting, poses for selfies and entertains departing passengers with a tune on her toy piano.

12 Nov 2019 10:26 AM

Uber chief terms Jamal Khashoggi’s murder a ‘mistake’, apologises after uproar

Khosrowshahi later said he regretted his comments, made during an interview with Axios on HBO.

12 Nov 2019 8:43 AM

Trump to confront Turkey's Erdogan for buying Russian defense system

Trump is scheduled to meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday.

11 Nov 2019 1:54 PM

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Lindsey Graham says Trump's impeachment invalid without whistleblower testimony

Graham's remarks came a day after Republicans and Democrats sparred over whether whistleblower would provide testimony or not..

11 Nov 2019 12:46 PM

US wants United Nations to take up Dalai Lama succession issue

The Dalai Lama once travelled incessantly, drawing huge Western audiences with his good-humoured lectures on compassion and happiness.

09 Nov 2019 10:48 AM

Happy meal: 5-year-old calls police helpline to place a McDonalds order

A Mesa police officer delivered the food in person to the child, along with some advice about the proper time to use 911.

08 Nov 2019 12:22 PM

Investigations, Biden, Clinton: The 3 words Donald Trump wanted to hear from Ukraine

That's according to transcript, released on Thursday, of impeachment inquiry interview with career State Department official George Kent.

08 Nov 2019 10:02 AM

US judge orders Trump to pay USD 2 million for misuse of charity foundation

The president admitted, among other things, to improperly arranging for the charity to pay USD 10,000 for a 6-foot portrait of him.

08 Nov 2019 9:46 AM

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