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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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Donald Trump thinks its 'great' to have gay Presidential candidate

A previously little known mayor of South Bend, Indiana, Pete Buttigieg has raced to prominence as one of the top contenders.

17 May 2019 8:49 AM

Boeing finally completes 737 MAX software update

The proposed fix, which addresses a problem with a flight handling system thought to be a factor in both crashes, must win approval from US.

17 May 2019 8:28 AM

A museum dedicated to the idea of ‘liberty’

A new museum located near the Statue of Liberty, showcasing the statue's original torch and other artefacts is now open.

16 May 2019 9:24 PM

US stealth fighter jet suffers millions in damage from bird strike in Japan

Photographs circulating on social media showed what appeared to a kind of falcon stuck beneath the plane.

16 May 2019 3:20 PM

Failed to uphold US values: Khashoggi fiancee slams Trump response to his killing

She said Jamal Khashoggi would have been most disappointed of all to see the US response.

16 May 2019 1:21 PM

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Iran will 'soon' want to negotiate with us, predicts Donald Trump

The White House says that Iran, a longtime enemy and rival of US allies Israel and Saudi Arabia, is sowing instability across the region.

16 May 2019 12:44 PM

Donald Trump pardons disgraced media mogul Conrad Black: White House

Black, a writer vehemently maintained his innocence and launched a series of libel lawsuits in Canada to strike back.

16 May 2019 12:38 PM

Watch: Helicopter crashes into Hudson River in New York, injures two

New York police officials told a news conference that the 34-year-old pilot suffered an injury to his left hand. No one else was on board.

16 May 2019 12:25 PM

Trump declares national emergency in US citing telecom threats

The order gives US President Donald Trump the power to regulate interstate trade under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.

16 May 2019 12:21 PM

WeWork starts USD 2.9 billion property platform with Canada's CDPQ

WeWork, valued at about USD 47 billion in a series of private fundraisings, filed paperwork in April.

16 May 2019 12:13 PM

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Indian green card aspirants may benefit as Trump has a new immigration plan

The new policy calls for issuing more than half of the green cards to those based on employment or skills.

16 May 2019 10:53 AM

Donald Trump to propose new 'filter' merit-based immigration system

Trump will propose ending diversity lottery system, which offers applicants from countries with low immigration rates chance to move to US.

16 May 2019 8:57 AM

The untold story of the Navy plane that drew a ‘giant penis’ in the sky

Two junior pilots, belonging to Electronic Attack Squadron, reportedly had a good chunk of time on their hands after a training session.

15 May 2019 4:00 PM

US state Alabama bans abortion; no exception even in rape cases

The text, which the senate sent to Governor Kay Ivey's desk for signature into law, does not include exceptions in cases of rape or incest.

15 May 2019 11:14 AM

Trump denies US tactic to send 120,000 troops to negate Iran threat

US officials were discussing a military plan to send up to 120,000 troops to the Middle East to counter any attack.

15 May 2019 8:44 AM

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