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Trump To Host Merkel With Iran Nuclear Deal A Pressing Issue

Macron and Trump have grown close over the previous year, and the French president's personal appeal is seen by advocates of the deal as its best hope of surviv...


Wildfires continue to burn in Kansas, Oklahoma

Firefighters sent by the U.S. Forest Service's Southern Area Coordination Center are fighting one fire that's burned more than 245,000 acres (990 sq. kilometers...


Flight attendant warns passengers wore oxygen masks 'WRONG' on Southwest Airlines plane

Marianne said a man in a cowboy hat unselfishly ran to help pull Jennifer back onto the plane. "On behalf of the Southwest family, I want to extend my deepest s...


Mehbooba Mufti forwards BJP ministers' resignation to Governor

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday condemned the Kathua gangrape and murder of an eight-year-old girl and questioned how someon...


Israel marks 70 years as a nation

The government is celebrating the country's many economic and cultural accomplishments, while Israelis spend the day with dancing, fireworks, parties and barbec...


Trump lawyer Cohen drops lawsuit against BuzzFeed over Steele dossier

Cohen moved to not continue with the cases late Wednesday, after suing the political research firm and publication for defamation earlier this year, Schwartz ...


Akwa United Coach rues painful exit — CAF CC

The Confederation Cup pool stages draw will be in Cairo on Friday‚ with SuperSport United and BidVest Wits in the pot on Wednesday. The three other NPFL c...


Operator Jailed For Hanging Up Emergency Calls

Williams' attorney, Franklin Bynum, argued that his client "was going through a hard time in her life" when she hung up on the emergency calls, and said "punish...


Solano County gets a 'C' for air quality

The lower San Joaquin Valley, where the majority of Northern California's air pollution drifts and settles, dominated the list of most-polluted for both lon...


EU Says US Tariffs Are 'Distorting' Global Trade Flows

Cecilia Malmstrom, the European Union's trade commissioner, also said the bloc would not offer any concessions in order to be exempt from the USA import duties ...


Britain's Queen Elizabeth backs her son Charles to take on Commonwealth role

This week's Commonwealth Heads of Government (CHOGM) is expected to be the last one to be attended personally by the Queen who does not travel far overseas. The...


AfriForum standing its ground in prosecuting Malema, despite his anger

In 2015 the case against Malema, Gwangwa and another individual were struck off the roll because a co-accused was sick, according to Nel. Nel said it is unacc...


2 years after Prince's death, prosecutor to update probe

Prince met Dr. Michael Todd Schulenberg, a family care physician, twice in the month before his death, including the day before Prince was discovered unrespo...


'The mouth is for eating': Uganda's president warns against oral sex

In the address, the country's leader talked about practices "promoted by outsiders" and then went on to say that "the mouth is for eating, not for sex". Museven...


Gallery: SU campus community reacts to Theta Tau videos

The person in the video goes on to list several slurs in a row, swearing to hate Jewish, African-American and Hispanic people. "Upon confirming Theta Tau's in...


Linden first United States woman since '85 to win Boston Marathon

There was a almost constant wall of people on either side of the road cheering for the entirety of the course. "So many people were with me", he said. "But I ...


Qualcomm begins layoffs as part of cost cuts

The company said the headcount reduction has been undertaken for the long term growth of the company. That's according to Bloomberg , which has received word...


President Trump files extension for 2017 tax returns

Steve Stivers, chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, said Tuesday, of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. While portions of Mr. Trump's yi...


Syria is a no-win situation for US

Russia - Syria's ally - has said worldwide chemical weapons experts are due to arrive in the area on Wednesday to check the claims. The team left and retur...


Death of McMaster's father being investigated as suspicious

H.R. McMaster, died in Philadelphia on April 13 and officials are investigating the incident as a suspicious death. H.R. McMaster Sr. passed away last week in w...


'Modi Go Home': Angry Protesters Confront the Prime Minister in London

Addressing members of the Indian community at Central Hall in Westminster during " Bharat Ki Baat , Sabke Saath" event that was telecast live, Modi recounte...


CPI(M) calls for unity of secular, democratic forces to defeat BJP

The five Left parties - CPI, CPI (ML)-Liberation, All India Froward Bloc, Revolutionary Socialist Party and Socialist Unity Centre of India (C) - called for a w...


South Lewis district absentee ballots now available

Pitt County's elections board has issued fewer than 200 absentee ballots this year, the lowest number since 2010, the elections director reported. They can then...


Ag Secretary Perdue Comments on Farm Bill Proposal

Jim McGovern, D-Mass., peppered Rep. Conaway and Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Penn., the chairman of the nutrition subcommittee with questions about how many govern...


US Senate Passes Law To Allow Senators Bring Babies Into Chamber

The Senate on Wednesday, moving with unusual lightning speed and bipartisanship, approved the resolution crafted by Duckworth, an Illinois Democrat, to allow to...


25th Commonwealth summit begins in London

He is scheduled to have a breakfast meeting with United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May at around 9 a.m. Modi will be interacting with Sheikh Hasina, their...


5.9-magnitude quake hits Southern Iran

There was no immediate report on possible casualties or damage. Various magnitudes are normal following a temblor. "The quake hit the Kaki area in the provi...


Judge finds Kansas' Kris Kobach in contempt of court

Robinson says Kobach, now the Kansas Secretary of State, refused to update language on his office's website which indicated that new voter applicants may not ha...


Cat Walks 12 Miles Back to Family That Doesn't Want Him

Fortunately, the shelter contacted the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ( SPCA) of Wake County , N.C. The shelter hoped the SPCA could give Toby...


US troops not leaving Syria until goals accomplished: Haley

Both Russia and the Syrian government have welcomed the OPCW mission. Syria war situation will remain unchanged till then. The U.N. Security Council...


SC refused probe in judge Loya death dismissed all PIL's

Shah, president of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), had been accused of ordering extra judicial killings in 2005 while serving as home minister in Guj...


UN Security Team Comes Under Fire in Douma, Syria

It has been 11 days since the alleged attack on Douma, a town outside Damascus that at the time was controlled by the Army of Islam, a rebel group that surrende...


NZ Bus and Union reach agreement

Satawu's Solomon Mahlangu says the strike will affect several short and long distance bus services across the country. An agreement has been reached between...


71-year-old Macon Woman Charged After Lunging at Pregnant Soldier

Judy Tucker , 71, was charged with battery after arguing with two service members at a Georgia Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen on Saturday. The video is conti...


New tax deadline: You have until midnight tonight to file your taxes

Savage said in a news release. The IRS said in a statement that several of its systems were hit with the computer glitch, including one that handles returns f...