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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said the fraud charges against him were without merit and politically motivated.

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President-elect Donald Trump chose the Oklahoma attorney general as the head of the EPA.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. derivatives regulator will move on from reforms created in the wake of the 2007-09 financial crisis to a new focus on U.S. competitiveness and the potential for shocks
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called "fake news" a danger that must be addressed quickly, in a rare public appearance on Thursday, a month after she lost the preside
Pruitt has been chosen by Trump to head the EPA, the agency he's suing.
Trump visits his third state on his thank-you tour.
On Nov. 28, an 18-year-old OSU student drove into pedestrians with a car and then began stabbing people, leaving 11 injured.
The president-elect said he met the late senator on two separate occasions.
SAN FRANCISCO An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 was reported off the coast of a sparsely populated area of Northern California on Thursday but there were no reports of damage in the nearest town,
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly passed legislation to keep federal agencies funded until April 28 and avert government shutdowns at the end of this
Andrew Puzder is the CEO of a company that runs Carl's Jr. and Hardee's
A GOP elector spoke to Powerhouse Politics about his decision to oppose Trump.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump named fast-food executive Andy Puzder to head the U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday, drawing criticism from labor advocates worried about his opp
"This is not exactly the speech at the Capitol I hoped to be giving."
Vice-President Joe Biden will arrive in Ottawa Thursday evening for a two-day visit that he kicks off by attending a dinner with Prime Minister Justi
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the premiers will discuss the broad outline of a new health accord at a working dinner on Friday night, but multipl
Oleksandr Onyshchenko, a fugitive lawmaker from the People’s Will faction, has accused President Petro Poroshenko and his inner circle of massive corruption and released what he says is evidence to ba
BAKCHISARAY, Crimea – On Sept. 27, 2014, 18-year-old Islyam Dzhepparov poured coffee for his father Abdureshit at home in Belogorsk, Crimea, before leaving the house to visit his uncle’s family nearby
President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Andy Puzder, the outspoken CEO of the fast-food company that owns burger chains Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, as his secretary of labor.Photo Credit: AP
Trump will have the most retired generals in his Cabinet in modern history.
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt was tapped for the position.
“This is not exactly the speech at the Capitol I hoped to be giving."
The polls have closed in the Sleaford and North Hykeham by-election, where UKIP have been campaigning hard to try to win the seat from the Conservatives.
Andrew Puzder is the CEO of a company that runs Carl's Jr. and Hardee's
The 538 members of the Electoral College will vote on Dec. 19.
What you need to know about how Donald Trump might violate the Constitution with his business endeavors.
President-Elect Donald Trump nominated the Retired General for Department of Homeland Security.
Tehran, Dec 8, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani in a telephone conversation with his Venezuelan counterpart President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday said that continuation of consultation and cooperation
Trump is expected to name Kelly as the next head of DHS.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed a compromise version of an annual defense policy bill on Thursday without controversial provisions such as requiring women to register for
He told parliamentarians they are meant to discuss and transact business and not disrupt
The government's pledge to make 2015 the last election held under the first-past-the-post system is looking to be one of the hardest promises for the
Comes amid conflicts of interest questions.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump will name fast-food executive Andy Puzder to head the U.S. Department of Labor, according to a source familiar with the matter, in an appointment li
Belgrade, Dec 8, IRNA – Iran's new Ambassador to Belgrade Hossein Molla Abdollahi presented his credentials to Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic here on Thursday.

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