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Who’s running for president in 2020?

Following Democrats' sweeping victories in the House of Representatives during the 2018 midterm elections, many in the party were eagerly anticipating the 2020 presidential election and the opportunity to unseat President Donald Trump. Interested in 2020 Elections? Add 2020 Elections as an interest to stay up to date on the latest 2020 Elections news, video,…

Robert Mugabe: Former Zimbabwe President dies in Singapore aged 95

Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe, has diedNotorious former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has died aged 95, it has been confirmed. The overthrown dictator died in a Singapore hospital after a period of ill health. The tyrant ruled the country with an iron fist for almost 40 years before being removed in a military coup…

US envoy shows draft of deal with Taliban to Afghan president

The United States special envoy to Afghanistan has shown the Afghan president the draft of an agreement between the US and the Taliban after almost a year of negotiations with the group, Afghan officials said. The president's spokesman, Sediq Sediqqi, told reporters on Monday that the US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad shared "key details" of the US-Taliban draft agreement with…

Amid heavy fighting in north, US envoy meets Afghan president

The United States special envoy to Afghanistan has met the Afghan president in Kabul to brief him on Washington's peace negotiations with the Taliban, as the armed group followed their weekend assault on Afghan security forces in several provinces of the country. President Ashraf Ghani's spokesman confirmed the meeting took place on Sunday night at the presidential…

MIT took ‘approximately $800,000’ in donations from Jeffrey Epstein’s charities, MIT’s...

One of America's most prestigious schools, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, accepted over $800,000 in donations from Jeffrey Epstein's foundations. "Over the course of 20 years, MIT received approximately $800,000 via foundations controlled by Jeffrey Epstein," MIT president L. Rafael Reif said in a letter sent to faculty on Friday. "All of those gifts went…

Former Vice President Joe Biden is running for president in 2020

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday announced he's running for president in 2020. Biden, known affectionately by his supporters as "Uncle Joe," remains popular nationwide and has been pegged as a leading contender for the Democratic nomination for president. He announced his candidacy in a video published early Thursday morning, which explicitly singled out…

What’s next for Ukraine under comic turned president?

Kiev, Ukraine - Ukraine's President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky is inheriting a corrupt, war-torn country with the majority of the population pinning unrealistic expectations on the comic-turned-leader, according to a national survey. In the first 100 days in office, the new president must first lower utility rates, scrap immunity from prosecution for parliamentarians, judges and the presidency,…

Kim announced Saturday he would be open to meeting with President...

President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that he is open to a third summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, citing their “excellent” personal relationship and understanding of “where we each stand.” “I agree with Kim Jong Un of North Korea that our personal relationship remains very good, perhaps the term excellent would be…

Lord Coe: IAAF closes investigation into president over whether he misled...

Lord Coe was elected IAAF president in August 2015The IAAF has revealed it conducted - and has now closed - an investigation into its own president Lord Coe, over whether he misled MPs about when he first found out about corruption and doping allegations. The investigation by athletics' governing body's ethics board started in September…

Magic Johnson has abruptly quit as the Los Angeles Lakers’ president...

Magic Johnson abruptly quit as the Los Angeles Lakers' president of basketball operations Tuesday night, citing his desire to return to the simpler life he enjoyed as a wealthy businessman and beloved former player before taking charge of this tempestuous franchise just over two years ago. Johnson didn't tell owner Jeanie Buss or general manager…

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