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Train carrying GOP lawmakers, including at least 2 Arkansans, hits truck

Train carrying GOP lawmakers, including at least 2 Arkansans, hits truck

While no major injuries to lawmakers have been reported, it is alleged that those in the struck vehicle were several injured, and that there was on fatality. Flake and his 18-year old son are with him, but they are okay, he said. In a statement, the White House said there were no serious injuries among members of Congress or their staff.


Justice Department Drops all Remaining Charges Against Sen. Menendez

Justice Department Drops all Remaining Charges Against Sen. Menendez

Menendez said in a statement. "I thank God for hearing my prayers and for giving me strength during this hard time", the senator said. The U.S. Justice Department has dropped corruption charges against Democratic Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey, according to a court filing on Wednesday, days after the trial judge threw out several counts.


Rep. Trey Gowdy announces plans to retire, return to justice system

Rep. Trey Gowdy announces plans to retire, return to justice system

Gowdy did not have to account for such factors when making his decision, which made his decision all the more surprising. "I will not be filing for re-election to Congress nor seeking any other political or elected office; instead I will be returning to the justice system".


Kenya govt: Opposition 'resistance movement' is criminal group

Kenya govt: Opposition 'resistance movement' is criminal group

Holding a Bible in his right hand at a park in Nairobi, Mr Odinga declared that he was answering to a "high [er] calling to assume the office of the people's president of the Republic of Kenya". On Friday, Kenya's opposition released what it called "authentic" election results showing Odinga won the August vote, but it refused to say how it obtained the information from the electoral commission's computer servers.


Nawaz's counsel appears as SC begins Article 62 case hearing

Nawaz's counsel appears as SC begins Article 62 case hearing

The Lahore High Court on Wednesday issued notice to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif , his daughter Maryam Nawaz and Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah, demanding their response on a contempt of court case petitioned by Advocate Azahar Siddiqui.


China dismisses 'absurd' African Union HQ spying claim

China dismisses 'absurd' African Union HQ spying claim

China has refuted claims that it has been spying on the African Union (AU) since 2012. The Asian superpower-wannabe was on Monday left dismissing accusations that it is copying data off the African Union's computers to servers in Shanghai.