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Report: Trump wanted to prosecute Comey, Hillary Clinton
World2018-11-21 10:45November 21 2018 22:08:14

Report: Trump wanted to prosecute Comey, Hillary Clinton

President Donald Trump told his counsel's office last spring that he wanted to prosecute political adversaries Hillary Clinton and former FBI Director James Comey, an idea that prompted White House lawyers to prepare a memo.

Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits
World2018-11-19 10:35November 21 2018 22:08:14

Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits

Nearly 1,300 people remain unaccounted for and the death toll from the country's deadliest wildfire in a century climbed to 76, authorities said Saturday, hours after President Donald Trump surveyed what remained of a decimated Northern California community.

Argentine submarine wreck found one year after disappearance
World2018-11-18 16:16November 21 2018 22:08:14

Argentine submarine wreck found one year after disappearance

The crushed wreck of an Argentine submarine has been located one year after it vanished into the depths of the Atlantic Ocean with 44 crew members, in the country's worst naval disaster in decades.

Over 1,000 people missing in wildfire in California: authorities
World2018-11-17 15:04November 21 2018 22:08:14

Over 1,000 people missing in wildfire in California: authorities

The number of people listed as missing in the wildfire in Northern California has jumped to over 1,000, authorities said on Friday evening.

CNN's Acosta returns to White House after judge's ruling
World2018-11-17 09:04November 21 2018 22:08:14

CNN's Acosta returns to White House after judge's ruling

CNN reporter Jim Acosta returned to the White House Friday to get press credentials back after U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly ordered the White House to immediately return Acosta's credentials while CNN's lawsuit continues.

Fire refugees camp in Walmart parking lot amid uncertainty
World2018-11-16 16:37November 21 2018 22:08:14

Fire refugees camp in Walmart parking lot amid uncertainty

Fire refugee Anna Goodnight sat on an overturned shopping cart Thursday in a Walmart parking lot as she ate scrambled eggs and tater tots while her husband drank a Budweiser.

UK's Brexit minister quits over deal with EU
World2018-11-15 20:07November 21 2018 22:08:14

UK's Brexit minister quits over deal with EU

Prime Minister Theresa May faces a political backlash over the deal, which is considered insufficient by Brexit backers as well as those who wanted to remain in the EU. Parliament needs to approve the deal and it is unclear whether May has the numbers to push it through.

China, ASEAN adopt long-term plan for ties, future cooperation
World2018-11-14 20:57November 21 2018 22:08:14

China, ASEAN adopt long-term plan for ties, future cooperation

China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Wednesday adopted their first medium and long-term plan to guide the future development of their strategic partnership and mutually beneficial cooperation.

Woman arrested over Australia strawberry needle scare
World2018-11-12 11:13November 21 2018 22:08:14

Woman arrested over Australia strawberry needle scare

Police have made their first arrest in the cases of strawberry sabotage in Australia, in which sewing needles were found in fruit sold in six states.

Jeff Sessions steps down as U.S. attorney general at Trump's request
World2018-11-08 09:39November 21 2018 22:08:14

Jeff Sessions steps down as U.S. attorney general at Trump's request

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions' chief of staff, Matthew Whitaker, will be acting attorney general.

Trump administration Iran sanctions take effect
World2018-11-06 11:04November 21 2018 22:08:14

Trump administration Iran sanctions take effect

The Trump administration's tough new sanctions on Iran have taken effect, but eight major importers of Iranian oil are being spared from immediate penalties.

U.S. reimposes all sanctions on Iran, exempts 8 countries
World2018-11-03 13:38November 21 2018 22:08:14

U.S. reimposes all sanctions on Iran, exempts 8 countries

The Trump administration announced on Friday that it will slap back sanctions on Iran that were lifted under the historic 2015 Iran nuke deal, with eight jurisdictions given temporary waivers.

Medical cannabis products legalized in Britain
World2018-11-02 18:07November 21 2018 22:08:14

Medical cannabis products legalized in Britain

Medical cannabis products were legalized under certain circumstances in Britain on Thursday.

UK and China should work together, breaking trade barriers: ambassador
World2018-11-02 13:39November 21 2018 22:08:14

UK and China should work together, breaking trade barriers: ambassador

British Ambassador to China Barbara Woodward says the UK pavilion at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai will showcase the country's most cutting-edge technologies and innovations.

President Kenyatta tells CNN China isn't Kenya's only lender
World2018-11-01 09:58November 21 2018 22:08:14

President Kenyatta tells CNN China isn't Kenya's only lender

At a time when some Western countries are busy hyping "Chinese debt trap" theory, the African countries that practically reap the benefits from win-win cooperation stand out to defend.

Jair Bolsonaro wins Brazil presidency after rough campaign
World2018-10-29 09:14November 21 2018 22:08:14

Jair Bolsonaro wins Brazil presidency after rough campaign

Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro won the presidency of Latin America's largest nation Sunday as voters looked past warnings that the brash former army captain would erode democracy and embraced a chance for radical change after years of turmoil.

Saudi FM says global outcry over Khashoggi 'hysterical'
World2018-10-28 08:50November 21 2018 22:08:14

Saudi FM says global outcry over Khashoggi 'hysterical'

Saudi Arabia's top diplomat said Saturday that the global outcry and media focus on the killing of a Saudi journalist earlier this month has become "hysterical" as he urged the public to wait for the results of an investigation before ascribing blame to the kingdom's top leadership.

US praises Saudi decision on slain writer's son
World2018-10-26 10:08November 21 2018 22:08:14

US praises Saudi decision on slain writer's son

A State Department spokesman says the U.S. welcomes a decision by Saudi Arabia to let the son of slain writer Jamal Khashoggi leave the country and come to the United States.

Modi meets Chinese police chief on law enforcement, security
World2018-10-24 14:17November 21 2018 22:08:14

Modi meets Chinese police chief on law enforcement, security

China and India pledged in New Delhi on Tuesday to strengthen bilateral cooperation especially in the areas of law enforcement and security.

Britain announces ban on plastic drinking straws, drinks stirrers
World2018-10-24 14:15November 21 2018 22:08:14

Britain announces ban on plastic drinking straws, drinks stirrers

Plans to ban the distribution and sale of plastic drinking straws, drinks stirrers and cotton buds were laid out Monday by the British government.

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