President Trump congratulated British Prime Minister Boris Johnson early Friday for his Conservative Party’s landslide victory and promised to strike a “massive new Trade Deal” between the US and the UK. The results of the Brexit-dominated election should allow Johnson to fulfill his pledge to take the UK out...
A group of fishermen in Canada rescued a bald eagle from the grip of a large octopus that had dragged the bird underwater and was trying to drown it, a report said. The fishermen saw the eagle wrapped in the octopus’ tentacles while they were farming salmon off of...
There is no better word to describe the scale of the Conservative Party’s victory in Britain’s general election Thursday than “blowout.” This was a mauling. A drubbing. A pummeling of historic proportions and surprising depth. If early returns hold up, the Tories have won over 150 more seats than...
WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee abruptly postponed a historic vote late Thursday on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, shutting down a divisive 14-hour session that dragged with sharp partisan divisions but had been expected to end with the charges being sent to the full House...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party were poised to score a massive victory over their rival Labour Party in a general election Thursday night, paving the way for a split from the European Union, exit polling showed. Johnson and the Tories were expected to win as...
WHAKATANE, New Zealand — New Zealand military specialists recovered six bodies from a small volcanic island Friday days after an eruption claimed at least eight other lives and left a toxic and volatile landscape. The eight specialists wearing protective clothing and using breathing apparatuses landed by helicopter and found...
David Rojas, 27, was charged with having sexual contact with human remains without authority, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. He could face up to three years in state prison if convicted.Rojas and his partner had responded to a report of a...
A California woman posed as a psychic and duped clients out of $100,000 by promising she could double their money with a blessing, police said. The alleged scam landed Perlita Afancio-Balles, 29, on the Sacramento Police Department’s “most-wanted list” Tuesday. Victims said Afancio-Balles — who went by the name Eva...
Conservative talk show host Joe Walsh, a Republican challenger to Donald Trump in the 2020 GOP primary, was banned for 12 hours from Twitter after posting that FBI Director Christopher Wray should punch the president in the face, the Washington Examiner reported. “.@realDonaldTrump last night called Christopher Wray & other...
A Treasury Department staffer resigned after his mom agreed to plead guilty to paying bribes so he could graduate from Georgetown University in the nationwide college admissions scandal, according to a report. James Littlefair, an advance staffer who worked for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, stepped down earlier this month,...