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Duterte tightens grip on power in Philippine polls
Duterte tightens grip on power in Philippine polls
Allies of President Rodrigo Duterte stormed to a landslide victory in midterm polls, final results showed on Wednesday, dissolving a last check on...
Trumps delays State of the Union speech until government shutdown ends
Trumps delays State of the Union speech until government shutdown ends
United States president Donald Trump backed down late on Wednesday in a spat with Democrats over his State of the Union address, agreeing to delay...
US government shutdown extends into next week
US government shutdown extends into next week
The United States government partial shutdown is set to stretch deep into next week after legislators failed on Thursday to make a breakthrough in...
Saudi Arabia slams US Senate vote as 'interference'
Saudi Arabia slams US Senate vote as 'interference'
Saudi Arabia on Monday slammed as "interference" US Senate resolutions over its war in Yemen and critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder, warning that the...
Trump opposes Senate candidate who's 'Trumpier than Trump'
Trump opposes Senate candidate who's 'Trumpier than Trump'
West Virginia Republican voters will decide Tuesday if they want an ex-con coal baron as their US senator, even though President Donald Trump...
Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia
Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg accepted personal responsibility Tuesday for the leak of data on tens of millions of its users, while warning of an...
Trump's pick for new CIA head dogged by detention torture allegations
Trump's pick for new CIA head dogged by detention torture allegations
Gina Haspel has been named by US President Donald Trump as new director of the Central Intelligence Agency, becoming the first woman to hold the...
US government shuts down for second time this year
US government shuts down for second time this year
The US government has shut down for the second time this year after Congress failed to reach a deal on the budget.
Alabama Democrat in shock Senate win over Trump-backed Republican
Alabama Democrat in shock Senate win over Trump-backed Republican
Democrat Doug Jones scored a stunning upset victory Tuesday in an intense US Senate race in conservative Alabama, dealing a humiliating blow to...
'Civil rights champion' wins senate seat over accused child molester
'Civil rights champion' wins senate seat over accused child molester
Doug Jones, the Democrat who pulled off a stunning upset victory in Alabama's nail-biter Senate contest on Tuesday, is considered a champion for...
Self-proclaimed crotch-grabber endorses accused child molester for Senate
Self-proclaimed crotch-grabber endorses accused child molester for Senate
US President Donald Trump on Monday officially endorsed the candidacy of embattled Republican Senate hopeful Roy Moore, who has been accused of...
Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
A gay Australian lawmaker popped the question to his partner in parliament on Monday, with the first ever proposal in the chamber coming shortly...

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