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Former first lady Bush in failing health

Sons Neil and Marvin and daughter Doro are also by their mother's side at the Bush residence. Former first lady Barbara Bush is in "failing health", the offic...


AIMIM to skip contesting in Karnataka polls, will support JDS

The party that had initially identified seats, especially in North Karnataka and Bengaluru, to field its candidates has now made a decision to exclusively back ...


China opposes U.S. airstrikes on Syria

China is much stronger economy than before. "Any unilateral military action bypassing the Security Council runs contrary to the objective and principles of t...


Court hearing discloses Trump lawyer's third client is Fox News' Sean Hannity

He may face charges from a grand jury operating separately from one being used by Robert Mueller, the special counsel, for his Trump-Russia investigation. Judge...


Ant McPartlin fined and banned from driving for 20 months

The 42 year old pleaded guilty to drink-driving after his black Mini collided with two other cars in Richmond, west London. The judge said: "You were a man ...


Man faces 29 charges of sexual assault on daughter in Kildare court

Police say the initiative is a step forward in addressing the serious issue of the under-reporting of sexual assault cases. Sullivan said Dillon was taken into ...


France persuaded Trump to strike in Syria, says Macron

On Thursday, sitting in a primary school in Normandy where he was giving his first TV interview in months, Macron said France now had proof the Syrian governmen...


New sanctions on Russian Federation coming, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley says

In a separate interview, Haley told CBS News that new sanctions against Russian Federation, which has forces in Syria supporting the Assad regime, would be an...


Suffolk sees increase in pupils securing first choice primary school

Around 400 children did not get into their parents' first choice school , with around 90 missing out on their top three. Reading Borough Council has reveal...


Full Text - May on military strike against Syria

British Prime Minister Theresa May summoned her senior ministers to a special cabinet meeting on Thursday to discuss joining the United States and France in pos...


Toy CEO bids to make 'mini-Disneyland' of Toys R Us stores

That plan is being scrapped though, with Larian submitting a $675 million dollar bid on Friday to buy 274 Toys R Us stores in the U.S (via LA Times ). "Imagi...


Alleged Toronto serial killer charged with 8th count of first-degree murder

Police said they received hundreds of tips, and announced late last week they had made a successful identification. Those cold cases fit the general profile o...


UK Home Secretary offers apology to Windrush generation

The communities secretary, Sajid Javid, tweeted on Monday: "I'm deeply concerned to hear about difficulties some of the Windrush generation are facing with th...


Binghamton freshman fatally stabbed, search on for suspect

The unidentified attacker fled on foot. The unidentified suspect was described as a light-skinned male wearing dark trousers and a dark hooded sweatshirt. Cla...


Turkey says not siding with anyone on Syria

Andrew Brunson, a Christian pastor from North Carolina who has lived in Turkey for more than two decades, was indicted on charges of helping the group that Ank...


NCSC warns UK telcos against ZTE equipment due to 'national security' concerns

The false statements allegedly occurred while the USA was investigating ZTE exports to Iran and North Korea, a bit of business which landed the firm in hot...


China's Weibo to ban gay, violent content from microblogging platform

Weibo - comparable to Twitter - has 392 million active monthly users, and a three-month campaign is now underway to help create what the company describes as a ...


18:44Three Policemen Injured in Clashes With Protesters in Yerevan

Despite the protests, Serzh Sargsyan was nominated for PM by the ruling Republican Party on Saturday. The opposition says a new parliamentary system of govern...


Russian Federation to ban instant messaging app, Telegram after highly successful ICO

The watchdog, Roskomnadzor , in a statement posted on its website, said that it had sent telecoms operators notification about blocking access to the service...


UK PM May: British forces conduct targeted strike against Syria

Mr Johnson, speaking at a summit of European Union foreign ministers, stressed it was "not an attempt to change the tide of the war in Syria or to have regime c...


Russian Federation to make 'every effort' to improve political relations with West: Moscow

By contrast, eight countries voted against the Russian draft - the U.S., U.K., France, Netherlands, Sweden, Kuwait, Poland and Ivory Coast. Four countries absta...


Servier to buy Shire's oncology business for $2.4bn

Shire's board of directors started looking at offloading the oncology business in December, and said that the process considered "multiple potential strategic b...


Inmates Killed, 17 Injured in South Carolina Prison Riot

Stirling was appointed by then-Gov. Four inmates were killed by a pair of prisoners in the state's Kirkland Correctional Institution previous year. No offic...


Several inmates killed at SC prison after hours of fighting

The maximum-security facility that houses about 1,500 inmates in Bishopville, about 55 miles from Columbia, is home to some of South Carolina's most violent, lo...


Russian Federation may be entrapping Trump: Ex-FBI chief Comey

In a statement Sunday, Lynch said she was simply following longstanding Justice Department protocol against confirming or denying the existence of an investigat...


Air China flight forced to land for 'security' reason

The flight took off from Changsha, the capital of southern Hunan province, at 8:40am (local time) and was scheduled to arrive at Beijing Capital International...


IMD forecasts 97% normal monsoon for 2018

In 2017, while IMD predicted 96 percent average rainfall in its first forecast in April, the monsoon season over the country as a whole was 97 per cent of its L...


Rahul Gandhi On Three-Day Amethi Visit From Today

Mir's remarks came after the BJP this morning played a video purportedly showing him calling the police probe into the rape and killing of an eight-year-old gir...


IShares MSCI Spain Capped (EWP) Rises 0.36% for April 15

Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB raised its holdings in shares of MSCI by 4.4% in the 4th quarter. For the next year, analysts expect that the company will post sales...


Britain says we had to attack Syria, strikes were highly successful

May said the missile strike, created to minimize civilian casualties, was aimed at deterring further use of chemical weapons and was not an attempt to topple th...


Crawfordville woman accused of letting toddler smoke meth, marijuana

While being interviewed by detectives , Heinz admitted that she had a history of drug use , including heroin and opioid pills, having been at the Methadone Cl...


Newborn Girl Flushed Down Toilet In Doctor's Clinic, Body Found By Plumbers

The cops are working on the "mother delivering the child" theory as the placenta was still attached to the body and there was blood all over. A 2-day-old baby...


Russia says West only interested in overthrowing Assad

The ministry also pointed at previous use of chemicals by the rebels in fighting with Syrian government troops. US Ambassador Nikki Haley said no decision had...


Gracetown shark attack: Second surfer injured in South West

Kiwi surfer Paige Hareb was one of the first back in the water at the Margaret River WSL event in Western Australia after a man was attacked by a shark nearby...


Over 300000 march through Barcelona demanding release of Catalonia leaders

The regional chapters of Spain's two leading labor unions, along with other civil society groups, supported the protest, despite the complaints from some member...