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United States imposes sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials

The sanctions come weeks after the poisoning of the former double agent, Sergei Skripal in the United Kingdom, which lead to a worldwide diplomatic backlash aga...


Fort Campbell helicopter crash kills 2 soldiers

Four Marines also died when a helicopter crashed during a training mission in Southern California. The marines were later identified as Capt. Samuel A. Late...


SC congressman pulls out gun at constituent meeting

Noman said he wasn't going to be "a Gabby Giffords", referring to the former Arizona congresswoman who was shot outside a grocery store during a constituent gat...


Commonwealth Games 2018: Athletes, Coaches, Officials Oath Representatives Announced For Opening Ceremony

On the second night at Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane, Australia stepped up its dominance, adding two more gold medals to the three they pocketed 24 hours ...


Amit Shah ridicules Opposition unity, likens them to 'dogs and bitches'

Shah accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi of lying and claiming that the SC/ST Atrocities Act is being abolished. He went on to add, "Rahul and (NCP Chief ...


Facebook backs political ad bill, sets limits on 'issue ads'

It was three weeks ago that Facebook suspended Cambridge Analytica just hours before a whistleblower's revelations to the Observer newspaper triggered the...


Russian Embassy Requests Meeting With Boris Johnson to Discuss 'Salisbury Case'

It said: "It's over three weeks since we asked Russian Federation to engage constructively and answer a number of questions relating to the attempted assassinat...


Aadhaar scheme approved by Experts: Centre to Supreme Court

Minors, whose Aadhaar card has already been generated, can not opt out of the Aadhaar scheme after attaining majority, the Unique Identification Authority of...


Augusta State's Patrick Reed leads The Masters after two rounds

Given that they are five strokes behind Reed, the model is understandably showing Reed as a heavy favorite. Leishman's playing partner, Tiger Woods , avoided...


Violence breaks out near Syrian capital killing dozens

The Britain-based monitor said it could not confirm whether the strikes were carried out by Syrian government warplanes or those of its ally, Russia. On Douma...


Indrani Mukerjea taken to hospital in Mumbai in 'delirious condition'

Former INX Media chief Indrani Mukerjea, lodged in jail since 2015 for her alleged role in the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora, underwent a Brain MRI at the ...


'Dozens dead' amid renewed fighting in besieged Syrian enclave of eastern Ghouta

State media outlets reported that Jaish al-Islam terrorists had obstructed the agreement and refused to release the abductees they have been holding in Douma. A...


Death toll from deadly Offa bank robbery rises to 30 (Graphic Photos)

In a statement personally signed by him on Friday, Mr Saraki, a former Governor of Kwara State , said he was saddened by the incident. "Twelve people were ki...


BTS joins Stevie Wonder, Obamas in MLK tribute video

King left us 50 years ago, his dream is still within all of us". Please POST, LIKE, and SHARE your own Dream Still Lives video with #DreamStillLives on WEDNES...


Canadian junior hockey team bus involved in fatal crash

In a tweet, the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League identified the hockey team as the Humboldt Broncos. Authorities have not identified the victims and would no...


Ex-South Korean President , Park Guen-Hye jailed for 24 years

The court ruled that Park colluded with her old friend, Choi Soon-sil, to receive tens of billions of won from major conglomerates such as Samsung and Lotte to ...


Germany: Several dead after vehicle ploughs into crowd in Muenster city

Sky News reported that the driver was dead. A security source added: "The scenario is such that an attack can not be ruled out". The German news agency dpa ...


Palestinian journalist shot by Israeli troops dies: ministry

The mass protests are perhaps Hamas' last chance to break a border blockade enforced by Israel and Egypt since 2007, without having to succumb to demands th...


Cam Newton Involved In Crash With Dump Truck

Thursday. Neither the 28-year-old National Football League star nor the driver of the trash-hauling vehicle wished to file a police report, according to the A...


Masters 2018: Leader Jordan Spieth ready for Augusta grind

He did it for a third time with another birdie burst from the 15th to get to 10-under before dropping just his second shot of the day at the short 16th. Spieth ...


Donald Trump says WTO is unfair to US

The WTO confirmed that China requested consultations in connection with U.S. tariffs on aluminum and steel, but the United States diplomatic mission to the WT...


Hundreds at funeral for journalist killed covering mass Gaza protests

The news agency said Murtaga was over 100 meters from the border, wearing a flak jacket marked "press" and holding his camera when he was shot. The Palestinian ...


Ex-Catalan president expected to speak in Berlin after release from prison

Puigdemont, who was discharged on bail against the German jail Friday, says he expects a German court's choice to not extradite him to Spain on charges of reb...


Syrian government launches assault on rebel-held Douma

Air strikes killed 40 civilians in the last opposition-held town in Syria's Eastern Ghouta on Friday and the army launched a ground offensive on its outskirts a...


Man shot in the groin in northwest-side fight over woman

The woman claims the man started screaming at her and repeatedly pushed her while she was driving. During the last call, on March 8, Mouhib was transported to R...


Klobuchar applauds Facebook changes for political transparency

Congress last fall that would require all social media networks to similarly disclose the identify of political advertisers. Facebook is working with third part...


Mkhitaryan to miss Southampton visit, Ospina out for three weeks

Arsenal's France striker Alexandre Lacazette said he was back to full fitness following recent knee surgery and growing in confidence after scoring twice in ...


Worst session in 18 years: Upcoming poll season dents Parliament productivity

Mallikarjun Kharge, the Congress party's senior leader in the Lok Sabha , and Anand Sharma, a senior spokesperson, said their MPs had met the Rajya Sabha ...


The US Will Need Turkey's Help to Stabilize a Post-ISIS Syria

However she added, "The US and our companions stay dedicated to eliminating the small ISIS presence in Syria that our forces haven't already eradicated". envoy ...


The weekend to feature sunshine, but it will be cold

Motorists are advised to be prepared for snow on the roads and highways in some South Island regions across next week, especially Tuesday and Wednesday . Sno...


Michigan Governor Ends Supply Of Bottled Water To City Of Flint

Current testing puts the 90th percentile at 4 ppb of lead, which is below the federal action level of 15 ppb, according to the state. He said the decision to ...


Oil falls after US President Trump threatens new China tariffs

The US and China have complained to the World Trade Organization about each other more than any other countries, with Beijing issuing 11 complaints against it...


'Avengers: Infinity War:' Thanos' Gauntlet Rips Through Japanese Newspaper

The one-eyed super spy hasn't appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe since 2015's Avengers: Age of Ultron , where the off-the-grid Fury resurfaced to assi...


Facebook brings political ads under more scrutiny

Speaking to NBC's Today programme, Sandberg also laid the ground for her boss Mark Zuckerberg's appearance before Congress, saying he had "already apologized"...


United Kingdom police arrest 78-year-old after burglar stabbed to death

The man said he had found two men inside the house, and struggled with one, who was stabbed in the upper body. On Tuesday, 16-year-old Amaan Shakoor became th...