UK’s Theresa May: Quiet, steely vicar’s daughter

LONDON – She is a quiet, determined vicar’s daughter who rose to the heights of British political power by outmaneuvering better known, more outspoken men. The favorites in a 2016 Conservative Party leadership competiton were Boris Johnson and Michael Gove. The winner was Theresa May, who became prime minister on a difficult mission to deliver […]

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2018: The year in pictures

https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2018/12/918/516/19_AP18336477721519.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 World leaders, from left, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Morocco’s Prince Moulay Hassan, Moroccan King Mohammed VI, U.S. President Donald Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove attend a ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe as part of […]

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Gunman who opened fire inside Catholic cathedral ‘mentally ill,’ Brazil authorities say

Police remove the body of a shooting victim from the Metropolitan Cathedral in Campinas, Brazil, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. A man opened fire in the cathedral after Mass on Tuesday, killing four and leaving four others injured before taking a bullet in the ribs in a firefight with police and then shooting himself in the […]

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Vladimir Putin’s East Germany Stasi secret police ID card uncovered in archives

Vladimir Putin’s Stasi ID card has been found in Dresden. (STASI-UNTERLAGEN-ARCHIV DRESDEN) An East Germany Stasi secret police identification card belonging to a young Vladimir Putin has been found tucked away in a drawer in Dresden. The document, issued in the mid-1980s, contains a picture of the now-Russian president with his typical stone-faced expression – but […]

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