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Protesters forcibly cut Bolivian mayor's hair before dragging her through streets

Amid shouts of 'murderess, murderess' masked men dragged her through the streets barefoot to the bridge.

08 Nov 2019 12:18 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

US to charge USD 10 for every H-1B registration from December

This non-refundable fee will support the new electronic registration system to make the H-1B cap selection process more efficient.

08 Nov 2019 8:44 AM

‘We aren’t impressed’: US official calls new ISIS chief ‘a nobody’

President Trump last week tweeted of the group’s new leader that 'we know exactly who he is,' but few details have emerged about Hashimi.

07 Nov 2019 1:47 PM

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‘Hero’ dog that helped kill Baghdadi to visit White House soon: Trump

Soon after the raid, both Trump and the Pentagon released the pictures of the dog.

07 Nov 2019 12:50 PM

Colombia defence minister quits amid firestorm over deaths

Botero described the accusations as 'speculative information' and the military denied it knew that minors were present.

07 Nov 2019 12:21 PM

4 Indian-Americans, including Muslim woman create history, wins state, local polls in US

Ghazala Hashmi, former community college professor, created history by becoming first Muslim woman to be elected to Virginia State Senate.

07 Nov 2019 9:53 AM

3 men charged with spying on Twitter of Saudi royal family

A critic of Crown Prince Mohammed, Khashoggi was killed and dismembered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

07 Nov 2019 9:01 AM

Cyclist who flipped off Donald Trump wins US local election

That decision paid off on Tuesday night, as Briskman celebrated her victory in a tweet that linked to a copy of the image.

06 Nov 2019 3:44 PM

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Donald Trump Jr releases provocative book defending father

The book quickly rose to third on Amazon's list of bestselling books after the president encouraged his Twitter followers to order a copy.

06 Nov 2019 12:48 PM

Mississippi rated fattest state in America, says report

Meanwhile, Utah was ranked the least fat, followed by Colorado, Massachusetts, Connecticut and California.

06 Nov 2019 12:38 PM

Top Trump ally admits tying Ukraine aid to Joe Biden investigation

Sondland, in amended testimony that reversed his earlier denial, admitted he laid out allegedly illegal quid pro quo in Sept 1 discussion.

06 Nov 2019 9:22 AM

Khorasan group of ISIS attempted suicide attack in India last year, says US official

Despite America's key victories against the ISIS in Syria and Iraq, the terror outfit remains a deadly threat to US, Senator Hassan said.

06 Nov 2019 8:49 AM

Pak’s security establishment fearful of India’s strategic encirclement: US report

Pakistan, it said, has played an active, and by many accounts, a negative role in Afghan affairs for decades.

06 Nov 2019 8:18 AM

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Trump's awkward hug as he hosts World Series champs Washington Nationals at WH

Trump congratulated the Nationals on becoming the first Major League Baseball team in Washington to win World Series in nearly 100 years.

05 Nov 2019 3:02 PM

Trump's accounting firm ordered to hand over 8 years of tax returns

Under the agreement, Trump has 10 calendar days to file the petition.

05 Nov 2019 12:52 PM

Columnist sues Donald Trump for calling her sex assault claim a lie

Carroll's account of alleged rape at Bergdorf Goodman on Fifth Avenue, which she said occurred between autumn of 1995 and spring of 1996.

05 Nov 2019 9:52 AM

US begins year-long process to formally quit Paris Climate pact

Once it exits, US - the top historic greenhouse gas emitter and leading oil and gas producer - will become the only country outside accord.

05 Nov 2019 8:43 AM

Name of whistleblower should be revealed, says Donald Trump

Earlier, attorney to whistleblower Mark Zaid said that his client was ready to offer answers to House Representatives' questions in writing.

04 Nov 2019 3:50 PM

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