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US-born IS bride appeals again to come home from Syria

The government is refusing to let Hoda Muthana return to the US, arguing that she is not an American citizen.

10 Nov 2019 11:53 AM

Breather for H-1B visa holders, US court refuses to strike down work permits for spouses

The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations.

10 Nov 2019 11:14 AM

Woman from Las Vegas found in desert after harrowing, weeklong kidnapping

The woman in her 40s was kidnapped in North Las Vegas on October 30.

09 Nov 2019 1:44 PM

No agreement on China tariff rollback: Trump

Amid a steady stream of conflicting reports, Trump's remarks appeared to push back against Beijing's claims.

09 Nov 2019 11:51 AM

'It's absurd': Canadian woman told her French not 'good enough' for Quebec residency

French is the official language of government, commerce and the courts in Quebec -- a former French colony ceded to Britain in 1763.

09 Nov 2019 11:16 AM

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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

‘Will visit India at some point’: Donald Trump

New Delhi and Washington are engaged in talks to resolve the trade tensions between the two countries.

09 Nov 2019 10:07 AM

US identifies likely 'culprit’ of vaping illnesses outbreak that killed at least 40

Symptoms of the vaping illness include trouble breathing, chest pain, fatigue and vomiting.

09 Nov 2019 9:48 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

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

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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

‘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

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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

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

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