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Twitter isn’t thrilled with Jeff Sessions’ ‘religious liberty task force’

He praised a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and said "we've seen nuns ordered to buy contraceptives" and USA senators a...


NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee

Attacking the Centre on Assam's National Register of Citizens final draft, she said, "People whose names have been kept out are from Bihar, UP, Tamil Nadu, Guja...


Zimbabwe's Ruling Party Wins Majority in Parliament

The man died after being shot in the stomach, an AFP photographer said , confirming that he died at the scene. Another was shot and wounded by police. We've mo...


N Korea 'making missiles' despite USA thaw

The DPAA Laboratory at Hickam Air Force Base , Hawaii, is the first US stop for the recently returned remains. The remains are believed to belong to servic...


Mueller wants to ask Trump about obstruction of justice

In several tweets , Trump escalated his attacks on the investigation, led by special counsel Robert Mueller , that includes examining whether Trump's campaign...


Trump on 3D-printed guns: 'Doesn't seem to make much sense!'

The order blocks a settlement with the government made in June to make the plans for guns available for download . "He granted that relief", Ferguson said at a...


Florida GOP governor candidate, 'Pitbull Trump Defender,' releases campaign video

While championing the concept of voter ID to prevent noncitizen voting, President Trump told a rally in Tampa, Fla ., on Tuesday that ID is required virtuall...


Don`t take any coercive action over draft NRC: SC to Centre

However, the Congress member, along with some members of other opposition parties, insisted on the BJP member's apology. Trinamool Congress members protes...


Trump campaign chairman ‘considered himself above the law’: Prosecutors

Gates, who oversaw some of the financial dealings of Mr. Manafort's consulting business, was expected to be a key witness for the government. Manafort's attor...


Extremely Cool Thieves Steal Swedish Crown Jewels, Escape in Speedboat

Maria Ellior, an official with the Swedish police's National Operations Department, told the local TT news agency Wednesday that the items would be "impossible ...


Zimbabwe's Election Commission Announces Majority Win for Ruling Party

On Wednesday afternoon, riot police were stationed outside the electoral commission in the capital, Harare , where a crowd of opposition supporters gathered to...


USA says remains returned by North Korea likely American

USA officials have not said if Pompeo will meet his North Korean counterpart, Ri Yong-ho, on the sidelines of the forum. North and South Korea are among t...


Paul Manafort fraud trial: Manafort accused of amassing "secret income"

Devine also worked closely with Manafort on consulting work in Ukraine. Prosecutors are expected to say that his life of luxury did not match what he had de...


'Impossible to sell' crown jewels stolen in Hollywood-style heist

Maria Ellior, an official with the Swedish police's National Operations Department, told the local TT news agency Wednesday that the items would be "impossible ...


Facebook discovers coordinated political influence campaign ahead of midterm elections

The pages created about 30 events since May 2017 and "The largest had approximately 4,700 accounts interested in attending, and 1,400 users said that they would...


Fears grip Assam as millions made stateless

But in a bid to quell growing unrest officials insisted no one would face immediate deportation to Bangladesh from where they had migrated decades ago and that ...


North Korea 'working on new missiles'

U.S. intelligence agencies have found that North Korea is building new missiles, based on satellite photographs taken in recent weeks and other new evidence, Th...


Donald Trump says he’s open to meeting Iranian president with ‘no preconditions’

During a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte , Trump struck a very different chord from the Iranians, saying "I'll meet with an...


Passenger jet crashes after takeoff in Mexico's Durango state

The pilot was the most severely hurt but was in a stable condition. He described the crash as a "lamentable accident" which would be confirmed in an ensuing i...


Police officer fatally shoots homeowner who killed intruder

The juvenile was taken to a hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The Aurora police officer who shot and killed an armed homeowner early Mo...


Aeromexico passenger plane crashes after takeoff in northern Mexico

The plane made an emergency landing about six miles (10 km) from the airport, Alejandro Cardoza, a spokesman for the state's civil protection agency, said on lo...


Trump Says It's Time to Vote out Sen. Nelson

The QAnon conspiracy theory alleges that there is a global, multi-pronged Illuminati-esque force conspiring against the president and all things good and decent...


U.S. Judge Temporarily Halts Release Of 3D Printed Gun Blueprints

A recent settlement between the group, Defense Distributed, and the State Department that allowed the files to be posted has spurred outcry from gun-control gro...


Donald Trump: 'Globalist Koch Brothers' a 'Total Joke'

But during a private briefing over the weekend, donors were given a hand-out that indicated the network is also now not supporting Senate candidates in two othe...


Facebook, Google and Twitter threatening a 'democratic crisis'

The digital, cultural, media and sport (DCMS) committee in the United Kingdom has released a report providing details of its investigation into disinformation...


India strips four million people of citizenship in Assam

Ahead of the publication of the NRC draft list, the government had deployed thousands of security personnel to avoid any backlash from immigrants. "Today we h...


Jury picked for trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

While the main areas of Mueller's investigation are Russia's actions during the 2016 presidential election and any attempts by Trump to obstruct justice, none...


North Korea Is Continuing to Produce ICBMs — US Intelligence

Their strategy, the Post said , "includes potentially asserting that they have fully denuclearized by declaring and disposing of 20 warheads while retaining ...


2 children, great-grandmother perish in Calif. wildfire

Despite being disconnected by phone, Bledsoe said that at the time he still had hope his family was alive. To the north, near Redding, California , where an ...


Rudy Giuliani keeps moving the bar on the Mueller investigation

The former NY mayor said if Trump is interviewed by Mueller's legal team, "Our real concern is they're going to set up a perjury trap", attempting to catch Tr...


Meeting with USA official ended with positive signals: Taliban

Reports of Monday's landmark meeting in the Qatari capital appeared in American newspapers earlier this week but neither US officials nor the Taliban directly c...


Thieves steal shark using baby stroller

The 16-inch-long horn shark was stolen from our tide pool exhibit while the attendant was assisting other guests. Jenny Spellman, the general manager of the S...


States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

He says the company said in court it actually began distributing gun files Friday and by Sunday, 1,000 people had downloaded 3D plans for AR-15 semi-automatic a...


Mom and five children dead in massive motel fire

They were identified as Marquise Thompson, 10; Gerome Randolph, 7; Samuel Curtis, 5; Savod Curtis, 4; and Avery Curtis, 2. Robert Payne, who has lived at the ...


Duck boat captain knew weather report: NTSB report

The lawsuit accuses Ripley Entertainment and the other defendants of negligence, product liability, outrageous conduct, wrongful death, negligent infliction o...