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These are the first Canadians to buy legal weed

The move is a political win for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , who vowed to legalise cannabis in his 2015 election campaign. The pledge was aimed at ...


Trump Says Pat Cipollone to Be His Next White House Counsel

Thomas told The Daily Beast that California congressman Darrell Issa was a big fan of his work and gave Trump a print of the piece. In a bit of behind-the-s...


Trump Calls for Warren to Apologize After DNA Test Results Backfire

Barnes and the Cherokee Nation , which panned Warren in a statement after the DNA release , say this is totally the wrong way of going about dealing with th...


Attack on Crimean Technical College Kills 18

The announcement that the shooter in Wednesday's attack was a student who acted alone came after hours of rapidly shifting explanations as to what exactly happe...


United Kingdom and USA 'could boycott' Saudi conference over missing reporter

They claimed that senior Saudi officials had approached the journalist with offers of protection - including a government job in at least one case - if he wou...


Turkey releases pastor Andrew Brunson

Prosecutors had been seeking up to a 35-year sentence. He appeared at the hearing Friday wearing a black suit, white shirt and red tie, while his wife, Norine, ...


Turkey to search Saudi consulate for Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia denies Turkish allegations that Mr Khashoggi was killed after entering the consulate to obtain divorce papers, and says he left soon after arri...


This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

Meteorologist with Met Eireann Joanna Donnelly says all coastal counties will be impacted. There is also the risk of further severe Southerly winds impinging ...


'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 2, targets Florida

A Storm Surge Warning is in effect from the Okaloosa/Walton County line to Anclote River, Florida. "Residents and businesses in coastal Alabama must be vigila...


China Tells the US to Stop Criticizing Beijing's Policies

Last month, the North's foreign minister told the United Nations there was "no way" his country would disarm first as long as tough U.S. sanctions remain agains...


Ambassador Nikki Haley resigns, to leave at year's end

But Trump told reporters at the White House before embarking on Marine One that, while Ivanka would be incredible in the role, he would face accusations of ...


Saudi journalist feared murdered at Istanbul consulate

A Turkish security source also told Reuters on Saturday that a group of 15 Saudi nationals, including some officials, arrived in Turkey onboard two planes o...


Manhunt continues for Palestinian who killed two Israelis in Barkan shooting

Magen David Adom emergency medical services said their medics had entered a building at Barkan where they found a man and woman, both without a pulse, and pro...


Protesters storm Capitol steps ahead of Kavanaugh vote: 'Shame! Shame!'

Flake announced Friday morning that he would support Kavanaugh's confirmation, reiterating his statement of support the previous week. "I have no doubt", Trum...


U.S. Senate votes to confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Bush's staff secretary in the early 2000s. A formal investiture ceremony will take place at a later date, the Supreme Court also said . And he says he th...


Kavanaugh sworn in again during ceremonial event at White House

I've heard this from many people. "I think a lot of Democrats are going to vote Republican ", he said. In an interview with Yahoo News on Sunday , Sen. ...


Collins: ‘I do not believe that Brett Kavanaugh was’ Ford’s assailant

Rice, who also served as the US ambassador to the United Nations under Obama, said she appreciated the enthusiasm about her potential run, but said people who...


'Thank You For Choosing Me' - Atiku Reacts To Victory At PDP Primary

More than 14,800,000 votes were cast in the APC primary , said Kayode Fayemi, governor-elect of southwestern Ekiti state. " My commendation also goes to the ...


Pompeo: ‘Significant progress’ made on NKorea denuke trip

He left Pyongyang in July hailing progress, only for North Korea to denounce him for making "gangster-like demands". Pompeo said he wanted "a fully coordi...


China reveals 'missing' Interpol president Meng Hongwei 'is under investigation'

It did not say why. It is the latest high-profile disappearance in China , where a number of top government officials, billionaire business magnates and even...