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Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged Japan

It was traveling northwest at 45 kilometers per hour, a faster speed than before. In addition, Japan Airlines warned of possible delays and cancellations of w...


Paul Manafort’s first trial begins this week: Here’s what to expect

District Judge T.S. Ellis III delayed it until next Tuesday and directed Mueller to provide a witness list to Manafort's lawyers. On the eve of his Virginia...


Iran's currency drops 14 percent in one day on sanctions fears

Other reports said the hard currency was being exchanged between 108,500 and 116,000 Rials. Iran's national currency set a new record low against the US Doll...


Modi greets Imran Khan on poll victory

The Election Commission (ECP) said Friday that with only a handful of seats left to count, Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ( PTI ) will be the biggest party i...


Ruling in Grace Mugabe immunity matter welcomed

Mugabe allegedly assaulted model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in August a year ago; she claimed she was acting in self-defence. The Democratic Alliance (DA) an...


Trump says he is willing to talk to Iran's leader without preconditions

Trump was responding to a question at a joint news conference at the White House with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. An aide to Iranian President Ha...


After Waffling On Kavanaugh, Rand Paul Predictably Says He'll Support Nominee

While Paul says nominees should be judged on their character, views, and opinions, he notes nobody will "ever completely agree with a nominee". When Justice E...


Ottawa Van Driver Fired After Pedestrian Splash Video Goes Viral

Contracting company Black & McDonald say that the individual concerned is "no longer employed" with them after a video of their anti-social behaviour went viral...


Ginsburg: ‘I Have About at Least Five More Years’ on Supreme Court

Selya Appellate Courtroom at the Roger William University Law School, Jan. 30, 2018, in Bristol, R.I. Ginsburg also rejected the idea that term limits could...


Trump Threatens Government Shutdown over Funding for $25 Billion Border Wall

Trump made the border wall a pillar of his presidential campaign, but at the time insisted that Mexico would foot the bill for the project. "I'll always le...


Ready to meet Rouhani with 'no precondition'

Speaking at a joint press conference alongside Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Monday, Trump asserted that he would "certainly meet" with Iranians wi...


American college student swept out to sea in Israel found dead

Just after midnight Saturday, three of the students, including Jones, went swimming while one stayed behind at a hotel. Both UK Education Abroad and CIEE offi...


Polls close in historic Zimbabwe election

Meanwhile, Mnangagwa's main rival and MDC Alliance president Nelson Chamisa also voted at Kuwadzwana School early today. Important elections have been tak...


Minneapolis Police Federation to Comment on Video Release in Blevins Shooting Case

Police body cam video released Sunday show there was about 40 seconds between when the officers reported seeing Blevins with a gun and when shots were fired, ...


Trump says he is willing to meet with Iranian leaders

If they want to meet, I'll meet. Rouhani's chief of staff claimed earlier this month in Iran's state-owned newspaper that Rouhani had rejected eight requests ...


That awkward moment when the UK Foreign Secretary forgets his wife's nationality

Lucia Guo , who has been married to the former health secretary since 2009, hails from the central Chinese city of Xi'an. They have three children. Although r...


Imran Khan's party begins coalition talks as rivals plan protests

Besides these three major parties, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal Pakistan won 13 seats, Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan six seats, Pakistan Muslim League and ...


Suspected of Looting Homes Evacuated During Carr Fire

He said the victim, who was not identified, didn't evacuate despite receiving an evacuation warning. California department of forestry and fire protection (...


Graffiti artists detained for giant mural of al-Tamimi

Abbas praised Tamimi, describing her as "a model of the Palestinian struggle for freedom, independence and statehood", according to Wafa. In Israel, she is se...


Bear Freed From Manhole After Getting Stuck In Storm Drain

That's one strike against it. Someone spotted the sad-looking bear peering out of a storm drain in a Colorado Springs neighborhood. Colorado Parks and Wil...


MH370 final report: Missing aircraft behaviour reveals it was under manual control

He also addressed allegations made against one of the pilots, who had a flight simulator in his home. Family members at a briefing at the transport ministry i...


Complete Draft NRC released in Assam

More than 40 lakh citizens have been found to be invalid citizens of India. "The people who are not included can make claims and objections", registrar general ...


Trump threatens US government shutdown over immigration

Video: The Washington Post's Philip Rucker, Ashley Parker and David Nakamura explain why President Trump still pledges to build a wall on the USA southern b...


Cambodians head to polls in controversial vote

Hun Sen said he plans to stay in power for at least another decade - two five-year terms. "I love him the same as my parents", said garment worker Phoeung La ...


Mattis 'Confident' Strikes on Iran 'Not Something That's Being Considered'

He was speaking to Iranian diplomats about relations with the U.S. The United States is not after regime change in Iran, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis h...


Satellite Imagery over the Carr Fire

Redding police have an additional 11 reports of missing people, though many of them may simply not have checked in with friends or family, said Redding police...


The Dems are Still Trying to Create 'Dark Files' on President Trump

Asked about the reversal on "Fox News Sunday", Giuliani said if he had known about Cohen's recordings, he would have called him a "scoundrel" instead of praisin...


Wikileaks' Julian Assange will be removed from the Ecuadorean Embassy 'imminently'

Julian Assange's six-year self-imposed imprisonment inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London appears to be drawing to a close, with the countries in talks and t...


At Least 3 Dead, Several Injured In New Orleans Shooting Attack

When the gunfire ceased the suspects fled toward Martin Luther King Jr. More than 20 evidence cones were in place that evening as police investigated the scene ...


Mueller eyes Trump tweets in obstruction probe

The spotting comes just one day after CNN's report that Michael Cohen, Trump's former personal attorney, claims that he is willing to assert to Mueller that...


Three more women paid hush money over Trump relationships - lawyer

The judge then had a lecture for Blakely, suggesting that Cohen's lawyer really didn't appreciate the significance of what he was asking, and added that Blakely...


Putin ready to invite Trump to Russia | Ap Wire

A summit last week between the pair in Helsinki caused Trump serious domestic problems, with the United States president accused of appeasing a man who allegedl...


Trump threatens USA government shutdown over border wall

But after a meeting with him at the White House last week, the congressional leaders of his party said money for the controversial wall could wait until after v...


Trump seeks to fast-track Mideast alliance to counter Iran

USA energy companies added three oil rigs in the week to July 27, the first time in the past three weeks that drillers have added rigs, General Electric's Baker...


Chamisa is better, Mugabe speaks

Zimbabwe main opposition party Movement for Democratic Change Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa gestures as he addresses a crowd of supporters during a campaign ...