Ahmed won more than two-thirds of the votes cast by the semi-autonomous region’s lawmakers in the port city of Kismayu.
Young artists in Ghana shake things up as they question global powers and local values with their music.
Residents of long-neglected northwestern tribal belt say incorporation into Pakistan has left them in a vacuum.
Swedish police say that the number of explosive incidents and bombings in Sweden from January to July has increased 45 percent compared to the same period in 2018.
Carrie Lam says she wants to open a dialogue with the pro-democracy demonstrators but many of the youth do not trust her.
A New York Times political editor has a history of antisemitic and racist comments on his Twitter page dating back years, a Breitbart News investigation has found.
Hundreds, including children, stranded onboard Ocean Viking as Malta denies entry and Italy ignores docking requests.
PM Khan intensified criticism of India which stripped the disputed Kashmir region of its autonomy earlier this month.
Questions remain how deep safe zone in northern Syria should be as both sides announce it will be launched this week.
A first-person account of life in Srinagar after India imposed curfew and a communications lockdown.
Despite a rise in the global tiger population, illegal trafficking shows no signs of slowing, a TRAFFIC report says.
The number of migrant-background residents in Germany has reached a new all-time high of 25.5 percent, and 42 per cent of children are of migrant backgrounds.
Mallard babysits for legislator’s ‘VIP’ newborn, attracts international attention.
Pyongyang issues warning as US special envoy Stephen Biegun arrives in the Korean peninsula for three days of meetings.
Fedor has the ambitious task of putting Russia ahead in the space race.
Fresh push to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar appears to have failed as they demand safety and full citizenship.
Rights group calls for the dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.
Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.
Mixed messages from Germany and France as UK Prime Minister Johnson lobbies leaders on no-deal exit from the EU.
Amid US-Taliban talks the group has increased its attacks, calling the upcoming elections a ‘sham’.
Amid US-Taliban talks the group has increased its attacks, calling the upcoming elections a ‘sham’.
The opposition says Morales should respect the results of his own referendum.
Rights group which documented 8,000 cases of enforced disappearances files case at top court, stirring hope for justice.
His case is likely to feed into the anger and suspicion among protesters who fear Beijing’s growing influence in Hong Kong.
Indonesia’s information ministry says ‘temporary’ shutdown is meant ‘to accelerate government effort to ‘restore order’.
Pop megastar Rihanna is feeling the heat as her decision to honor leftist Shaun King at her annual Diamond Ball is being met with swift backlash on social media, including criticism over the way the controversial social justice activist threatened to sue a fellow activist earlier this year.
The New York Times reported Wednesday evening that former Rep. Joe Walsh (D-IL) is considering a primary challenge to President Donald Trump, and that he is being supported by “Never Trump” stalwart Bill Kristol.
On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley stated that President Trump “was very clear” that he wants “meaningful background checks” during his discussion with the NRA. Gidley said, “I
Police with riot shields shutters entrance to train station as protesters demand prosecution of Yuen Long attackers.
Exclusive–Judge Jeanine Pirro on Epstein’s Death: ‘You Get a Broken Hyoid When Someone Tries to Strangle You’
“You get a broken hyoid when someone tries to strangle you,” said Jeanine Pirro of Jeffrey Epstein’s death in a Tuesday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with hosts Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak.
Wayne Allyn Root defended President Donald Trump’s relationship with the Jewish people. Root claimed that Jews in Israel loved him as much as the “King of Israel” or the “second coming of God.”
A rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip towards Israel early Thursday morning, the IDF said. The attack came shortly after Israeli planes struck Hamas naval targets off the coast of the Strip following an earlier rocket attack which landed in an open field in Israel.
On Tuesday night, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal in Denver handed down a ruling in a largely unwatched case that could have massive consequences for American democracy. The three-judge…
Wednesday on MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” NBC News correspondent and MSNBC host Kasie Hunt suggested if voters want “character” in politicians “elect a woman.” Hunt said, “Can I just say, character-wise, let’s elect a woman, okay? Like this nonsense that’s been coming
Six Connecticut senior citizens — five men and one woman — have been arrested for lewd behavior in a park for allegedly having sex in public, reports say.
Moscow and Beijing warn of ‘threats to international peace and security’ after latest US test of new cruise missile.
Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington state announced Wednesday evening on MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show that he is leaving the 2020 presidential race — two weeks before a climate change debate for which he had campaigned.
Whenever Donald Trump says or tweets a remark that embarrasses our country before the world, conventional analysis suggests that it is yet another consequence of his infantile narcissism. So we…
The Amazon rainforest is burning — and Brazil’s authoritarian president is trying to blame activists
The Amazon rainforest—the lungs of the world—has been on fire for several weeks, and Brazil’s right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday, without evidence, that the fires were started by non-governmental organizations. “Maybe—I…
More than 700,000 refugees from Myanmar facing dire conditions at Cox’s Bazar camps two years after they fled violence.
More than 700,000 refugees from Myanmar face dire conditions at Cox’s Bazar camp two years after they fled violence.
Former Vice President Joe Biden’s staff forced a reporter to hide in a closet during a $500-a-head fundraiser in 2011.
Eric Glaze was arrested Tuesday after his alleged drugged captive escaped the freezer where he stashed her.
This passage was deleted from the Declaration of Independence — here’s what it reveals about motivation for the American Revolution
With the publication of its 1619 Project, a sweeping review of the role slavery played in the formation of the United States’ politics, economy, and society, the New York Time…
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) regained his previously held second place position, according to an Economist/YouGov poll released Wednesday, amplifying the ongoing battle between the Vermont senator and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), who remain neck in neck.
Prof Who Predicted 40-Seat Blue Wave Guarantees Trump 2020 Defeat: Dem Starts with 278 Electoral Votes
A Christopher Newport University professor who accurately predicted that Democrats would flip 40 House seats in 2018 midterm elections believes that President Donald Trump will lose the 2020 election because the Democrat challenging him will begin the race with 278 Electoral College votes.
News media outlets are essentially threatening Trump’s supporters with continued “hysteria” if the president is reelected, said Ann Coulter.
President Donald Trump’s administration announced Wednesday that it intends to hold migrant families in detention for the duration of their immigration court proceedings, with no limit on the amount of…
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), running in the 2020 Democrat presidential primary, is suggesting that the country’s birthright citizenship policy for the children of illegal aliens — commonly referred to as “anchor babies” — is enshrined in the United States’ Constitution.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) claimed Wednesday that President Trump is “encouraging—wittingly or unwittingly—antisemites throughout the country and world.” His assessment follows a remark Trump made Tuesday, questioning how Jews can support a party that openly embraces antisemitism.
President Trump has delayed the new tariffs he threatened to impose on Chinese imports in the early fall, and exempted some other Chinese imports altogether. The de-escalation of the Sino-U.S. trade war…
Hold on to your knickers, folks, that federal deficit is hiking up quickly and “king of debt” Donald Trump wants more, more, more spending and tax cuts. Always. The Congressional Budget Office…
Jonathan Wai, University of Arkansas Each year various magazines and newspapers publish college rankings in an attempt to inform parents and prospective students which colleges are supposedly the best. U.S.…
“The Simpsons” creator Matt Groening received a foot massage from investor Jeffrey Epstein’s former teenage “sex slave,” who was repulsed by the longtime cartoonist’s “crusty toes”, court documents claim.
President Trump says he is “very seriously” looking at ending the current policy of birthright citizenship in the United States, where hundreds of thousands of U.S.-born children to illegal aliens — often referred to as “anchor babies” — are rewarded with American citizenship every year.
President Donald Trump doubled down on his accusations of disloyalty to Jewish-Americans who vote for Democrats during an impromptu press conference Wednesday, prompting a fresh round of recriminations from critics.…
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Investigators arrest Palaniappan Chidambaram after a dramatic raid on his New Delhi home.
Sen. Bernie Sanders has released his “workplace democracy plan,” a sweeping set of proposals for strengthening and modernizing U.S. labor laws that would, if enacted, create a major shift in…
While talking to reporters Wednesday, President Trump doubled down on his intent to avoid a “slippery slope” for gun rights.
NEW YORK — Instead of condemning Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar for their rabid antisemitism or for plotting a trip to Israel clearly meant to demonize and smear the Mideast’s only democracy, Democratic leaders continue to fume at Israel’s envoy to Washington, Ron Dermer, over statements he made prior to the denial of entry…
Louisiana Attorney General (AG) Jeff Landry told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview Wednesday that many state attorneys general have “had enough” of big tech, and they will “take action” after significant investigations.
Predicting that Donald Trump will run the most negative campaign in living memory in 2020 does not, of course, take great analytical genius. It feels wrong to use words like…
Far-right leader wants to force snap vote as his League party is gaining popularity for its tough stance on immigration.
Appointment of veteran economist signals intention to address Sudan’s chronic economic problems.
Iran-backed umbrella group says US forces allowed Israeli drones to enter Iraqi territory and carry out missions.
Mehdi Hasan is not afraid to speak his mind, and the British journalist takes Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to task for his anti-Islam views in a blistering piece for…
“I’m not looking at a tax cut now,” Trump said while talking to reporters on the lawn White House lawn.
The market appeared to take Wednesday’s inversion in stride. The major stock indexes ended the day in the green.
Johannesburg court rules that gratuitously displaying the flag amounts to ‘hate speech’ and ‘harassment’.
Three murder victims were hung from a highway overpass in Ciudad Cuauhtémoc, Chihuahua. Another two were discovered dumped at the bottom of a second intersection. All were badly beaten, bound, and displayed signs of torture.
The president spoke to the AMVETS Convention in Kentucky on Wednesday, announcing his decision and signing the document.
Doha last month reportedly informed UN of decision to remove name from letter defending Beijing’s policies in Xinjiang.
Vice President Mike Pence won’t be able to meet with Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir when he visits the island nation next month, according to a new report from the…
Rights groups call Brazilian president’s unfounded claim ‘sick’ and ‘pitiful’ as fires rage on in parts of Amazon.
Danish MP: Trump ‘apparently lacks any diplomatic skills whatsoever’ — but Obama can expect a ‘very warm welcome’ in his country
President Donald Trump, accusing Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen of being “nasty” and disrespectful to the United States after she declined his offer to purchase Greenland, abruptly canceled the visit…
In brief statement, NATO says the two US service members were ‘killed in action’.
Left-wing actress and activist Bette Midler attacked first lady Melania Trump with a crude “poem” about President Donald Trump’s Penis.
Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has denied that he has turned on President Donald Trump in order to get more TV time, but a look at his TV appearances since their feud spilled out in public on August 10 showed he has done more than one interview a day since, with most of…
Trump goes after birthright citizenship again — says the constitutional guarantee is ‘frankly ridiculous’
President Donald Trump told reporters Wednesday his administration is considering ending birthright citizenship, the third salvo against immigrants from the White House in the last 24 hours. Trump’s comments were…
Video: ‘Bombshell’ Trailer Starring Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman, Is Hollywood’s Latest Take Down of Fox News
Following closely on the heels of Showtime’s The Loudest Voice, Lionsgate released its first trailer for Bombshell, Hollywood’s latest take down of Fox News, focusing on the sexual harassment scandals that shook up the top-rated cable news station and led to the downfall of founder Roger Ailes.
Report: Anthony Scaramucci Honored Don Jr. at Business Dinner Weeks Before Feud with President Trump
Anthony Scaramucci invited Donald Trump Jr. to a business dinner and even suggested the pair hold fundraisers for President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign roughly two weeks before turning on his former boss, according to a report.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) was asked a thoughtful question about the status of the federal female genital mutilation (FGM) statute, since a federal judge had found the law unconstitutional last year. This innocuous and benign question seemingly triggered Omar into a huffy harangue.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said Hillary Clinton’s failed 2016 presidential run makes her presidential bid easier, according to an interview with GQ published Wednesday.
President Donald Trump is known for being absurd and off-the-wall, so there’s no doubt his defenders will write off his latest declaration of, “I am the Chosen One,” as just…
Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson criticized President Donald Trump’s comment that he was the “chosen one” to take on China. Robinson said, “You get to the point where he looks at the sky and
A recent report claims that Google-owned video platform YouTube is removing videos of robot fights for “animal cruelty.”
A recent report states that EU antitrust regulators are beginning to question if Facebook’s Libra digital currency could cause antitrust issues.
Wikipedia’s list of “concentration and internment camps” was updated two months ago with a section for ICE detention facilities on the U.S.-Mexico border. A month-long discussion has since been closed in support of having the facilities listed on the page based on Democrats including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez using the terminology.
Ann Coulter exposes the New York Times’ deceptive coverage of the trial of Antwon Rose, the Pittsburgh teen fatally shot by police.
Amid political crisis, Democratic Party sets out conditions for possible deal with Five Star to stave off early vote.
Seven children among those killed in five attacks carried out by the coalition last year, Human Rights Watch says.
Trump could not stop ranting about Obama when asked about cancelled Denmark trip during rambling 40-minute press gaggle
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, responding to President Donald Trump’s offer to purchase Greenland, stressed that the island is not for sale — and Trump responded this week by canceling…
DENVER — The letters went to the two protesters. The message was meant for a much wider audience.
These 5 Republicans could battle Trump for re-election — will they help Democrats win the White House?
A same-party primary challenge against a sitting president is not unheard of. Five members of a sitting president’s party would be extraordinary. Currently, only former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld has…
Iranian-backed Shiite Houthi rebels reportedly shot down a U.S. drone flying over Yemen on Tuesday, marking the second such incident since June.
Rap superstar Cardi B went on a foul-mouthed rant Tuesday, telling the New York Police Department to “motherf**king suck a fart and suffocate on it” after it allegedly convinced a Brownsville school to cancel a giveaway hosted by her friend Star Brim.
An Idaho advocacy group is being forced to modify Head Start busses that transport children from their homes to school because of racist hatred from drivers. “It’s really heartbreaking, because they’re…
The Miami Dolphins have a new head coach this year, and he is apparently not shy about using music to send a message to his players.
Thousands of Hong Kong residents held a sit-in on Wednesday at the MTR railroad station in Yuen Long, where protesters were savagely attacked on July 21 by thugs linked to organized crime gangs. The demonstrators used the one-month anniversary of the attack to complain about the lack of an independent investigation of the Yuen Long…