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Trump's ex-lawyer: Giuliani hurt Trump's case by flip-flopping on Cohen

President Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani , substantially weakened his case against Michael Cohen by going back and forth as to whether Cohen could te...


Colombian Mafia Puts $70,000 Bounty On Sniffer Dog

But, in Colombia bounties are alive and well and they get placed on dogs. Sombra , a drug-sniffing dog who works with Colombia's police, was relocated afte...


Raigad bus accident: Thrown out, lone survivor held on to tree

The bus was carrying 34 employees of an agriculture university when it plunged off a mountain road while negotiating a curve in Raigad district of Maharashtr...


Powerful quake hits Indonesia's Lombok, 10 killed, houses damaged

The victims are from the northern and eastern side of the island which is popular with foreign tourists. The quake hit Lombok island early in the morning when...


Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians, Cohen source to CNN

While there's no crime in lying to the public, Trump could face fresh legal jeopardy in the cases Mueller is building alleging conspiracy with Russian Federatio...


Britain must move in Brexit negotiations, says German foreign min

Ireland's Foreign Minister Simon Coveney speaks during a news conference in Dublin, Ireland, April 12, 2018. The Irish government has said it will not acc...


Two Palestinians, including teen, dead in Gaza protests

More than 140 Palestinians, a lot of them unarmed, have been killed and several thousand wounded by Israeli troops since March in such protests led by Gaza's ...


STRONG magnitude 6.4 quake hits Lombok region of Indonesia

According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit about 11:47 Mountain Standard Time with its epicenter located 80 miles northeast of Mataram on t...


Billy Bragg: Jews need to rebuild trust with Labour

Speaking to BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg, the MP said she "blew my top" when she found out Labour had, despite criticism, written its anti-Semitism...


Risk of severe thunderstorm later today

The line of severe thunderstorms is tracking across southern Ontario, with the ability to produce very strong wind gusts, up to nickel-sized hail and heavy rain...


Trump is open to visiting Putin in Moscow, White House says

Moscow was lukewarm and did not immediately accept. Trump trained his ire on FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe once again on Fri...


Prominent US cardinal resigns over abuse claims

The pope has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, the former archbishop of Washington and a prominent diplomat who has been at the center...


World treated to incredible blood moon

It will be an opportunity for all curious people and astronomy enthusiasts to observe the "loodd moon " and admire the longest lunar eclipse of the century. ...


Man attempts to make daring escape from police auto

Because the Taylor County deputy's auto window was broken out, Wichita County Sheriff's Office administrators offered to have the prisoner transported by th...


United States is the economic envy of the world, says Trump

Trump is predicting that as he renegotiates trade deals, "we're going to go a lot higher than these numbers". The U.S. economy had a blockbuster second quarte...


White House defends decision to bar CNN reporter

The White House says President Donald Trump is "open to visiting Moscow" once he receives a "formal invitation " from Russian President Vladimir Putin . N...


Suspected self-immolation near US Embassy in Beijing: State media

A large explosion has taken place "near the US Embassy in Beijing with smoke filling the surrounding streets". The police identified the man as 26-year-ol...


North Korea ‘begins dismantling’ rocket test site | #TheCube

Skepticism over North Korea's willingness to denuclearize has grown since United States media reported in late June - citing national intelligence sources - tha...


Wildfire kills 74 in Greece, including families with kids

Many are in serious condition. How many people are missing? Charred bodies lay just 15m (50ft) from the sea, photographer Pantelis Saitas told the Athens-...


Facebook bans Alex Jones for 30 days

This week, Facebook determined that one of Jones' recent videos - an inflammatory rant in which he accused Robert Mueller, the special counsel charged with the ...


New Zealand tells Australia: Stop 'copying' our flag

The two flags have always been confused due to their similarities and the countries' geographical proximity. Peters received his wish for New Zealand to kee...


Mnangagwa expected in SA for BRICS Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated commitment to directing their militaries to improve communication and ensure peace ...


Brock Turner’s Lawyers Argue Their Appeal In 2015 Sexual Assault Case

In September 2016, Turner was released on good behavior after serving about three months and ordered to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life. M...


Trump denies lawyer's Russian Federation collusion claim

Cohen's assertion is highly important: if he can back it up, it could be a key step toward proving collusion between the Trump campaign and a Russian effort to ...


Kuwait social media star unapologetic over remark on Filipino domestic workers

Sondos Alqattan , a Kuwaiti make up artist, shared her outrage around news laws allowing her maid one day off each week and to keep their passports. "To take ...


Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after troops attacked

Palestinian villagers confronted the Israeli forces, who responded by firing tear gas. Israeli media reports said the assailant was shot by a fellow resident ...


Duterte signs law giving greater autonomy to Philippines' Muslim minority

Fifty-two percent of the 1,200 respondents in the June 27 to 30 poll said Duterte's act of kissing a married lady on the lips in Seoul was vulgar. The Bicam...


Putin invites Trump to Moscow as new allegations emerge about 2016 meeting

The two leaders may not meet again one-on-one until next year. Mattis said there had been no decision. Mr Trump drew ire at the meeting when he contradicted U...


Heat waves in Japan: at least 65 victims

This is also the highest number since the agency began compiling weekly data in 2008. Temperatures in Japan's western cities of Yamaguchi and Akiotacho reache...


Daesh assault kills over 200 in southwest Syria

The attacks also killed 94 regime fighters, most of whom were residents who had picked up weapons to defend their villages as well as 30 ISIS fighters, includin...


U.S. child migrants: Trump administration says 1,800 reunited

A further 378 children had already been released under other "appropriate circumstances", the filing added, but more than 700 children remain in custody. Anothe...


Talks continue in Brussels in effort to avoid 'no-deal' Brexit

And he said it was "useful" that European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier had raised questions about the prime minister's blueprint for the UK's fu...


Paul Ryan Rejects Republicans' Move to Impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein

House Republicans somehow located their oversight powers for Rod Rosenstein , but for the rest of the executive branch (Trump) it's all sad tweets and report...


Cairo zoo tries to pass off donkey as zebra by painting stripes

Several vets confirmed to Egyptian news outlet Extranews.tv that the animals are, indeed, donkeys and that the paint job is also pretty shoddy - real zebra st...


Putin soccer ball gift to Trump may have had microchip

He then abruptly issued the invitation to Putin. President Trump's top diplomat faced withering questions from lawmakers Wednesday about the president's abi...