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Donald Trump’s New Slogan is The Catchphrase of The Purge: Election Year

Just days before being sworn in as the 45th president, Donald Trump is already plotting his re-election bid. The president-elect, in an interview with The Washington Post published Wednesday, reveale...

Trump’s UN pick echoes his criticism, breaks from him on Russia

Welcome back to Slate's continuing live blog of the confirmation hearings for Donald Trump's nominees. Wednesday, we'll be following hearings for South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, nominated for ambass...

Syria: Russia, Turkey Carry Out First Joint Airstrikes

ISTANBUL—Russian and Turkish jets carried out coordinated airstrikes against Islamic State targets in the northern Syrian city of al Bab Wednesday, in what Russia's defense ministry described as the ...

The art of the deal: What does Russia want from Donald Trump?

Ready or not, here he comes. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump exits an elevator at Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan. He will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Friday. (Photo ...

NewsAlert: Kevin O’Leary to run for Tory…

The 'Shark Tank' star announced that he is running for leadership of Canada's Conservative Party. By Anna Hensel. Anna Hensel is an assistant editor at Inc.com. She is a recent graduate of Creighton ...

Nigerian air force kills 52 in strike on refugee camp – MSF

Three suicide bombers, including a 12-year-old girl linked to the terror group Boko Haram, blew themselves up at northeastern Nigeria's University of Maiduguri on Monday. The bombers killed a univers...

Jammeh’s defiance, ECOWAS mistake and Buhari’s bad example

Director of Academic Affairs at the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College says it will be imprudent for Ghana, on its own, to take any action against President of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh. Dr ...

Some of Trump’s fiercest foes will attend inauguration

At what point does resistance become unpatriotic? Possibly, when elected leaders like Democrat John Lewis attempt to undermine the law of the land. The dust-up between Lewis and Donald Trump began wi...

The chairman of one of world’s biggest private companies told us 2 positive things f...

European officials said they weren't seeking to punish Britain for leaving the bloc but warned that a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May outlining her approach to Brexit still left the two sides he...

The Three-Way Tug Of War That’s Pulling Syria Apart – OpEd

The entire eastern half of the Islamic State's former stronghold has been recaptured. Iraqi security forces have been fighting to retake the city since October 2016. Irak Kampf um Mossul (Getty Image...

Former Egypt Football Star Added to ‘Terror List’

An Egyptian military court has sentenced Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and three of the group's other top leaders to 10 years in jail — the latest verdict in a series of trials the Islamist ...

Former Apprentice contestant sues Donald Trump for defamation

Former Apprentice contestant Summer Zervos filed a lawsuit in New York Tuesday against President-elect Donald Trump for defamation. The lawsuit against Trump comes three days before his inauguration....

How do Bedouins become radical Islamists?

A Bedouin woman sit on demolished structure of a house in the Bedouin village of Umm al-Hiran, near the southern city of Beersheba, Israel Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Share. Share on Facebook · Share o...

Israel declares Arrow-3 operational

Israel ramped up its missile defense capabilities Wednesday with the delivery of a state-of-the-art system -- developed in part by Boeing -- designed to strike targets outside Earth's atmosphere. The...

Russia extends Edward Snowden’s asylum to 2020

An official close to Russian president Vladimir Putin has denied knowing any details about the life of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden, who has been granted a three-ye...

No longer welcome? American companies fear China’s turning its back on them.

Doris Leuthard, the federal president of Switzerland, faced President Xi Jinping of China at the beginning of a two-day state visit before he headed to Davos to address the World Economic Forum. Cred...

Joe Biden warns of collapse of democracy at Davos

US vice president Joe Biden defended NATO, extolled the virtues of transatlantic cooperation, and took a firm stand against Russia in a speech at the 2017 World Economic Forum in Davos. With presiden...

Earthquakes hit central Italy

ROME (AP) — Three earthquakes hit central Italy in the space of an hour Wednesday, shaking the same region that suffered a series of deadly quakes last year. There were no immediate reports of casual...

Poll: Obama leaving office with solid approval ratings

Friday's inauguration of Donald J. Trump as president is, as many have noted, remarkable in a historical context. Ever since George Washington turned the presidency over to John Adams more than 200 y...

Boris compares threat of ‘punishment’ over Brexit to Nazis

Britain's foreign minister warned Wednesday against World War II-style "punishment beatings" after France indicated it would not accept improved conditions for the UK outside the single market. Boris...