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A Trump-Bolsonaro bromance could be brewing after Brazilian's big win

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:19am
He has vowed to drain the swamp, slash regulations and get tough with China. Evangelicals and gun-rights advocates love him. He has denounced the media as "fake news." Political foes? Lock 'em up.

Former conservative joins race to replace Merkel as CDU chair

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:16am
A former parliamentary group leader of Angela Merkel's conservative bloc wants to join the race to replace the German chancellor as chairwoman of her Christian Democrats (CDU), conservative politicians told Reuters on Monday.

Doomed Indonesian plane with 189 on board had asked to return to base

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:16am
An Indonesian aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea on Monday as it tried to circle back to the capital, Jakarta, from where it had taken off minutes earlier, and there were likely no survivors, officials said.

Rabbi vows Pittsburgh synagogue massacre 'will not break us'

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:14am
The rabbis of the Pittsburgh synagogue where a gunman massacred 11 worshipers during Sabbath prayers urged mourners at an interfaith memorial service on Sunday to embrace tolerance and unity, while the mayor vowed to "defeat hate with love."

State of Play: With congressional election near, Republicans' talk turns Trumpian

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:12am
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker last week learned the same lesson many other Republicans have during this congressional election year: One way or the other, it is hard to escape Donald Trump.

Would-be Democratic investigators have crossed swords with Trump

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:07am
Back when President Donald Trump was just a New York City real estate developer, he did battle over a Manhattan building project with a local U.S. congressman, whom he criticized as "one of the most egregious hacks in contemporary politics."

Man charged with Pittsburgh synagogue massacre due in court

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:07am
The man charged with shooting 11 worshipers to death at a Pittsburgh synagogue, marking the deadliest ever attack on America's Jewish community, was due to make his first court appearance on Monday before a federal judge.

Red Sox beat Dodgers in Game Five to win World Series

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:04am
Steve Pearce slammed a pair of home runs and David Price tossed a seven-inning gem to power the Boston Red Sox to a 5-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers and their fourth World Series title in 15 years on Sunday.

French President Macron congratulates Bolsonaro on Brazil win

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 5:48am
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday congratulated Jair Bolsonaro for his victory in Brazil's presidential election and added that France would look to continue to co-operate on Brazil on areas including environmental issues.

Suspected mail bomber headed to Miami court on Monday

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 5:35am
A former male stripper and part-time pizza deliveryman suspected of mailing at least 14 pipe bombs to some of U.S. President Donald Trump's leading critics, including former president Barack Obama, was due in federal court in Miami, Monday.

Indonesia rescuers expect no survivors from crashed Lion Air plane

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 5:34am
An Indonesian search and rescue agency official estimated there would be no survivors from the Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea north of Java Island on Monday.