COOK THIS: SPICY FISH IN CHERRY TOMATO AND HARISSA SAUCE FROM SHUK

Our cookbook of the week is Shuk by New York City-based chef and restaurateur Einat Admony, and Tel Aviv-based food writer Janna Gur....

A PURPLE HEART, COMBAT BADGE AND RANGER TAB: VINDMAN SENDS A MESSAGE

WASHINGTON - The uniform made an entrance at the top of the morning.

 
 
 

UK'S JOHNSON SAYS CONSERVATIVES WOULD RAISE PAYROLL TAX THRESHOLD

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday that his Conservative Party would raise the threshold at which workers...

I'M DREAMING OF A GREEN CHRISTMAS: UK FIRM URGES CLAMPDOWN ON WASTE

LONDON - British families should wrap their Christmas presents in recycleable brown paper and make their own Christmas crackers using...

 
 
 

HERE'S A LIST OF OCTOBER INFLATION RATES FOR SELECTED CANADIAN CITIES

OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.9 per cent in October, Statistics Canada says. The agency also released rates...

HERE'S A LIST OCTOBER INFLATION RATES FOR CANADIAN PROVINCES, TERRITORIES

OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.9 per cent in October, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces...

 
 
 

LIZZO LEADS GRAMMY NOMINATIONS WITH 8 NODS, BILLIE EILISH AND LIL NAS X GET 6 APIECE

LOS ANGELES - Pop artist Lizzo led the Grammy nominations on Wednesday with eight nods, followed by alt-pop sensation Billie Eilish,...

FORMER BALTIMORE MAYOR CHARGED WITH FRAUD, TAX EVASION - PROSECUTORS

Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh was

 
 
 

MAN DEAD AFTER DRIVING WRONG WAY ON HIGHWAY IN NIAGARA REGION, HITTING A TRUCK

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Provincial police say a 54-year-old man is dead after driving the wrong way down a highway and crashing into...

TRUMP'S EU ENVOY SONDLAND FACES GRILLING BEFORE IMPEACHMENT HEARING

WASHINGTON - U.S. diplomat Gordon Sondland has told two different stories to lawmakers leading the impeachment inquiry against President...

 
 
 

UKRAINE SAYS RUSSIA RETURNED SHIPS IN BAD CONDITION

KIEV - Ukrainian naval ships, captured by Russia last November and released on Tuesday to be returned to Ukraine, are in very poor...

PROTESTERS IN A HONG KONG UNIVERSITY SEARCH FOR ESCAPE ROUTE

HONG KONG - The last band of anti-government protesters trapped inside a besieged Hong Kong university were weighing a narrowing range...

 
 
 

EMILIA CLARKE SPEAKS ABOUT SHOOTING ‘TERRIFYING' NUDE SCENES IN GAME OF THRONES

Emilia Clarke, who played queen Daenerys Targaryen in Game Of Thrones, reveals that she felt uncomfortable acting in some of the show's...

MARIE KONDO WAS NEVER THE BENEVOLENT SAVIOUR - SENT TO DELIVER US FROM MATERIALISM - WE MADE HER OUT TO BE

In her role as organizing expert for the people, Marie Kondo has always been selling something.

 
 
 

WIDOW OF EX-KGB AGENT BACKS LEGAL ACTION FOR RELEASE OF UK'S RUSSIA REPORT

LONDON - The widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London has backed a legal challenge to force Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government...

U.S. ACTIVISTS SET ASIDE DAY TO REMEMBER TRANSGENDER VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE

NEW YORK - Layleen Cubilette-Polanco had experienced some rough patches in her 27 years but had tried to change course, seeking to...

 
 
 

VATICAN SAYS ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN PEACE PROCESS AT RISK AFTER U.S. MOVE

VATICAN CITY - The Vatican said on Thursday the search for peace between Israelis and Palestinians had been put at risk after the United...

IRAN SAYS ANY FIGURES ON PROTEST CASUALTIES ‘SPECULATIVE' - OFFICIAL'S TWEET

DUBAI - Iran said on Wednesday that any figures on casualties during the country's bloody protests over petrol price hikes were "speculative,...

 
 
 

ALGERIA ARMY ARRESTS MILITANTS HEADING FOR SAHEL REGION -MINISTRY

ALGIERS - Algeria's army has arrested eight people planning to join Islamist militants in the neighboring Sahel region, the defense...

EX-WORKERS SAY U.S. MILITARY LANDLORD FALSIFIED RECORDS TO GET BONUSES

SAN ANTONIO - A U.K. company that provides housing to U.S. military families came under official investigation earlier this year, after...

 
 
 



Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House...

Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House impeachment hearings

Trump's ambassador to the European Union, an Oregon hotelier and million-dollar Trump donor, Gordon Sondland has said he cannot recall many of the episodes involving him that... Read more ...

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

Neighbors have captured the turkey on camera, chasing the same mailman day after day. Read more ...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses to endorse candidate for prime minister

Israel is set to hold its third election this year, after Avigdor Lieberman, leader of the secular nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, announced that he would not support the... Read more ...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running for another month

The House has passed a short-term spending bill to keep federal agencies running for another month. The hope is that the additional time will help negotiators wrap up more than... Read more ...

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Three witnesses will appear before lawmakers Wednesday in a public hearing on the impeachment probe of President Trump, including US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon... Read more ...

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

"Apple is deepening our close bond with the city and the talented and diverse workforce that calls it home." What you need to know Apple has broken ground on its new campus in... Read more ...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail Gorbachev and Simon Cowell and was once Britain's most expensive home

London's most notorious pocket of luxury real estate is a mile-long road of mansions known as "Billionaires Row." It has a reputation for money, scandal, murder, and... Read more ...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as ‘factcheck account' during election debate

The Conservative Party has been accused of misleading the British public by changing its Twitter to resemble an independent fact-checking organization during a televised... Read more ...

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

According to several sources, a multi-count federal indictment against former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh will be made public later Wednesday morning. Read more ...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong - a powerful act of defiance against China as pro-democracy protests rage

The US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to protect human rights in Hong Kong as protests continue to rage in the semiautonomous Chinese city. The legislation, titled... Read more ...