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By Anthony Esposito CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - Mexico and the United States pushed on Wednesday to condemn Venezuela's government for its handling of the political and economic crisis in the South American country, on the final day of a meeting of the Organization of American States, sources told Reuters. Foreign ministers from the 34-nation OAS bloc failed on Monday to agree on a resolution formally rebuking Venezuela, where at least 75 people have been killed in more than two months of protests. Now a group of nations, led by the United States, Mexico and regional allies, may try to include a declaration on Venezuela, tucking it into a more general resolution on human rights,...
A toddler on a walk with her mother in Seattle in February mistook a bride for a storybook princess. Newlyweds Shandace and Scott Robertson were taking wedding photos in February when they encountered Kelsey Edwards and her daughter, who were walking back from a cupcake treat. SEE ALSO: Two lucky women had the Disney-themed wedding of your dreams Image: stephanie cristalliThe girl, captivated by Robertson's beauty, thought the bride was the "princess" on the cover of the book she was holding, The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins, which is currently her favorite book. (Shout out to this little girl for appreciating novels by the way.) Edwards compared what her daughter...
ABC News Political Director Rick Klein gives his take on the concerning conversations Comey recounted in the hearing.
The little boy was found holding a pistol, cops say.
Another student death in clashes in Indian-administered Kashmir has heightened tensions in the disputed territory and worsened India's worries about a foe that it cannot control -- youths who do not carry guns. The teenager was fatally shot in the chest during an exchange of fire between troops and suspected militants in Shopian, south of Srinigar, late Tuesday, sparking further violent protests. Students have taken the lead in protests, hurling stones at soldiers tracking militants who want Kashmir to break away from India.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican chairman of the Senate intelligence committee admonished California Sen. Kamala Harris, along with other Democrats, and asked her to be more respectful Wednesday as she pressed top intelligence chiefs testifying before the panel.
A passionate environmentalist, Winner grew heavy-hearted as Donald Trump quickly gave the go-ahead for construction of the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. Four days later, Winner arrived for her first day of work as a contractor at Trump's NSA. The Trump administration now alleges that Winner used that job, at the NSA's campus in Augusta, Georgia, to take and leak a top-secret document on Russia's alleged efforts to swing the presidential election in his favour.
The concept car would ferry pedestrians through proposed tunnel networks, assuming any of this ever gets built.
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a case over voting rights that is part of a long-running dispute between Republicans and Democrats. The court said it would consider an appeal from the Republican-controlled state of Ohio after a lower court blocked a policy to purge voter-registration lists of people who do not vote regularly, saying it violated federal law. The state's officials argue that canceling the registration of voters who had appeared inactive for six years helped keep voting rolls current and accurate.
The ideal retirement age is no longer 65. The Social Security full retirement age is 66 for baby boomers born between 1943 and 1954. This is the age when baby boomers are eligible to collect the full Social Security benefit they have earned.
On the occasion of President John F. Kennedy's birthday, here's a look at one of the most documented figures of the 20th century.