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'Mailed pipe bomb devices wouldn't have worked,' claims FBI report

Sayoc, 57, faces a mandatory 10-year prison term and up to life.

17 Jul 2019 10:02 AM

One in 5 US Twitter users follows Donald Trump: Survey

Roughly three in 10 Republican adult Twitter users follow Trump, compared with 13 per cent of Democrats, Pew said.

16 Jul 2019 2:50 PM

If you aren't happy in US, 'leave': Trump on Democratic Congresswomen

'All they do is complain,' Trump told reporters at a 'Made in America' event at the White House.

16 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

US moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico

Cracking down on migration has been a signature policy of President Donald Trump.

16 Jul 2019 1:06 PM

‘We will not be silenced’: Democratic Congresswomen condemn Donald Trump’s remark

'All they do is complain,' Trump told reporters at a White House event featuring products 'Made in America'.

16 Jul 2019 12:24 PM

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Mexican druglord El Chapo expected to get life sentence from US judge

The charges, which also include money laundering and weapons-related offenses, carry a mandatory life sentence.

16 Jul 2019 10:39 AM

'We're human, not robots': Amazon workers strike as 'Prime' sales arrive

US Democratic presidential contenders Kamila Harris and Bernie Sanders were among those who expressed support for the strikers on Twitter.

16 Jul 2019 9:38 AM

Indian-Americans thrilled over PM Modi’s possible community address in Houston

This could be Modi’s third address to the Indian-American community after he became PM in 2014 and the first after his re-election in May.

15 Jul 2019 3:38 PM

Watch: Police officer saves choking baby after pulling over speeding car on the road

‘Because of Kimbro's steadfast, professional, heroic response, 12-day old baby was able to live,’ said Berkeley County Sheriff's Office.

15 Jul 2019 2:14 PM

'Devastating news', says Bishop as Canada's Anglican Church rejects same-sex marriage

Many in the church, which has nearly 1,700 parishes, were disappointed.

15 Jul 2019 10:17 AM

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Trump tells 'progressive' Congresswomen to 'go back', sparks furore

Women include Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts.

15 Jul 2019 9:09 AM

Choir, Broadway casts entertain tourists on New York street during blackout

At Madison Square Garden, the blackout put a sudden stop to a Jennifer Lopez concert, plunging the arena into darkness.

14 Jul 2019 11:33 AM

Manhattan plunges into darkness, huge power outage

'This appears to be something that just went wrong in the way that they transmit power from one part of the city to another,' Blasio said.

14 Jul 2019 11:29 AM

Unborn baby dies while Venezuelan mother waits for visa to cross Chile

Peru last month clamped down on immigration, requiring migrants have passports and visas in order to stay in the country.

14 Jul 2019 11:01 AM

To moon and back: 50 years on, a giant leap into unknown

It was July 20, 1969, and as the world followed the spacecraft's progress, it briefly lost radio contact with mission control in Houston.

14 Jul 2019 10:03 AM

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Protests take place as anti-immigrant crackdown slated to begin in USA

Trump renewed his demands for the crackdown this week, confirming that the raids would begin from Sunday.

14 Jul 2019 9:23 AM

Watch: Donald Trump seen kissing former aide, see what his team has to say

Johnson’s attorney, however, said if nothing else, the footage proved her claims were truthful.

13 Jul 2019 4:58 PM

California governor Gavin Newsom signs bill for USD 21 billion wildfire fund

'We were sobered by that immediate experience, that reality, and we got to work,' Newsom told reporters at a bill-signing ceremony.

13 Jul 2019 4:29 PM

Bishop to pour ‘holy water' from helicopter in ‘mass exorcism' over Colombian city

The exorcism is being performed as city is beset by violence, drug smuggling and poverty.

13 Jul 2019 2:57 PM

Immigration raids set for the weekend: Trump

The ICE raids are expected to take place in 10 major cities, pursuing people for whom courts have issued removal orders, says media reports.

13 Jul 2019 2:31 PM

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