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In the midst of Donald Trump's impeachment talk, know how it works

No president has been ousted from office by impeachment, but even the threat can bring one down.

23 May 2019 8:11 AM

'We shall respond with great force If Tehran attack interests': Trump

The two US sources said they are still trying to establish whether the rocket attack, directed by Iran, was designed to send a signal to US.

21 May 2019 8:25 AM

Joe Biden launches 2020 Presidential bid; says Trump is 'divider in chief'

76-year-old Biden formally launched his 2020 presidential bid from Philadelphia, the birthplace of American democracy.

20 May 2019 10:56 AM

US billionaire surprises 400 college students on graduation

Robert F Smith, with a fortune estimated at USD 4.4 billion, told the class that he will pay off the entirety of their student debt.

20 May 2019 9:42 AM

'Rape lists' were created by US Navy sailors; says report

The 74-page report reveals two lists- one with yelp like star ratings on women and another containing “lewd and sexist comments”.

20 May 2019 9:31 AM

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US firm slammed for selling bath mats with imprints of Hindu Gods: Report

In the past, too, there were complaints about Wayfair selling the Hindu Gods imprinted bath rugs.

19 May 2019 2:06 PM

Boeing admit defects in 737 Max simulator software

Though, the company did not indicate when it first became aware of the problem, and whether it informed regulators.

19 May 2019 8:41 AM

China's tough rhetoric leaves trade talks with US in limbo

CNBC, citing sources, said the trade talks had stalled and the next round of discussions was “in flux.”

18 May 2019 2:37 PM

Trump lifts steel, aluminium tariffs on Mexico, Canada

The statement came moments after Canada released the agreement between Ottawa and Washington in which they agree to eliminate US tariffs.

18 May 2019 2:26 PM

Missouri follows Alabama; passes law that would ban abortion after 8 weeks

The legislation allows for an abortion after the eighth week only in the case of medical emergencies.

18 May 2019 12:30 PM

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US hit 5 Russians with sanctions despite Pompeo-Putin meeting

The State Department highlighted the actions against five people, plus one entity, as it submitted an annual report required by Congress.

18 May 2019 12:14 PM

Watch: This US congressman said rape can be 'consensual'

The veteran from Cape Girardeau Police Department even touched on his experiences handling rape cases.

18 May 2019 11:18 AM

Witness says US sex cult leader had gatherings with 'naked' women slaves

Lauren Salzman, told jurors in court in Brooklyn that the group's leader, Keith Raniere, would preside over the meetings fully clothed.

18 May 2019 9:40 AM

Doctor in US university sexually abused 177 students, probe reveals

The probe looked into allegations from 1979 to 1997 reported by former students -- 150 of whom reported first-hand accounts of sexual abuse.

18 May 2019 8:46 AM

China invoke past wars, patriotism as trade war with US intensifies

The United States is not sincere about wanting to resume trade talks with China and has damaged the atmosphere for negotiations.

17 May 2019 1:33 PM

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Chelsea Manning jailed after refusing to testify in Julian Assange case

Manning, who spent seven years in military prisons for leaking US secrets to WikiLeaks in 2010.

17 May 2019 12:33 PM

Trump rolls out better green card plan, to benefit skilled Indians

The immigration reform proposals significantly increase the quota for skilled workers from existing nearly 12 per cent to 57 per cent.

17 May 2019 12:00 PM

Watch: US F-16 fighter jets crashes into warehouse, pilot ejects

Cellphone photos from inside showed what appeared to be the tail of the plane buried in twisted metal and piles of cardboard boxes.

17 May 2019 9:57 AM

Pregnant Chicago teen strangled to death, foetus taken from womb

Police said Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, 19, was lured to the home of someone she knew with the promise of free baby supplies was strangled to death.

17 May 2019 9:41 AM

US doesn't want war with Iran: Trump tells aides

'He doesn’t want to go to war. It’s not who he is,' one official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

17 May 2019 9:21 AM

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