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DMK called Karunanidhi Kalaignar. What it means, and how to pronounce it

Chennai's Kauvery Hospital issues the medical bulletin of DMK Chief M Karunanidhi; states a decline in his medical condition. They scream one moment, tea...


Rick Gates Testifies That He Committed Crimes With Paul Manafort

In addition to assisting in Manafort's alleged crimes, Gates told the jury he had failed to report income he routed through his bank accounts in the United Ki...


Oman issues statement on Saudi-Canada stand-off

It is part of a series of retaliatory moves Saudi authorities took against Canada after officials here criticized the country over human rights. The image was...


Dozens injured after huge explosion on a motorway near Bologna

Carabinieri said the force of the explosion blew out windows on their barracks, injuring some officers with flying glass. Another truck appeared to hit th...


Luxury yacht linked to 1MDB scandal arrives in Malaysia

According to a source with direct knowledge of the investigation, Najib will attend court on Wednesday, charged with three offences in relation to suspicious tr...


New Trump sanctions on Iran take effect despite pleas from allies

They presage tougher sanctions against imports of Iranian oil that will go into force in early November, although the administration signaled it will consider...


Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza

Israel halted the entry of fuel and gas into the blockaded Gaza Strip on Thursday, according to Israeli media reports and Palestinian officials. However, Is...


PTI to announce Imran Khan as PM candidate tomorrow

The PTI has 116 seats in Parliament and has to secure 137 to form government. However, if the National Assembly session was called on August 12, the elect...


Florida school shooter heard voices telling him to kill

Officials previously said students would no longer have to use see-through backpacks when they returned to the Parkland school. The school district's failur...


Push On To Have Trump’s Star Removed From Hollywood Walk Of Fame

The city of West Hollywood has voted unanimously in favor of removing President Donald Trump's star at the Walk of Fame, citing Russiagate allegations as well...


'Shut Up and Dribble' Showtime Docuseries Coming With LeBron

He made Lebron look smart, which isn't easy to do. Mr. Trump responded by taking a shot at Mr. James' and Mr. Lemon's intelligence while seemingly choosing Mr...


Wild brawl at nail salon

In a video posted to Facebook, Mercy Maduka explained that she was paying a visit to the NY salon when a huge fight broke out over a so-called botched eyeb...


Baby’s body pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge

The body of a baby boy was recovered in New York City yesterday close to one of the city's most famous landmarks. . Her husband, Monte, waded into shallow water...


Police order crowd dispersal after projectiles thrown at US far-right rally

Authorities had warned against bringing weapons to the demonstration but said that many were seized throughout the day. Patriot Prayer founder and rally o...


Apple, Facebook, and Spotify shut down Infowars' Alex Jones

Facebook, YouTube, Apple, and Spotify all removed Jones's incendiary podcasts and videos for hate speech and harassment. Facebook said on Monday that ...


SAFD sending crew to help battle deadly Carr Fire in California

Another fire, the almost two-week-old Carr Fire , claimed another life Saturday, a 21-year-old apprentice lineman, Jay Ayeta, officials with the PG&E Corporati...


Trump has a guilty conscience over Trump Tower meeting: CNN legal analyst

The veracity of which is challenged by campaign finance law that states it is illegal for a foreign national to "directly or indirectly, make a contribution o...


Trump admits son met with Russian to get information on Hilary

The Trump team maintains that the meeting failed to yield compromising information on Clinton, Trump's Democratic opponent. 'The Fake News hates me saying tha...


Lemonade stand robber on the run; DNA could help track him

When officers searched for the suspect, officials located a trail in the woods and found a camouflage hat, a black-colored BB handgun, and the stolen metal mone...


Rick Gates admits to committing crimes with Paul Manafort

Gates is considered the prosecution's star witness given his deep ties to Manafort and his past work on the Trump campaign. Renato Mariotti, a former federal ...


Chicago appeals for help after dozens shot over weekend

Violence again brought tragedy and chaos to the streets of Chicago this weekend as 34 people were shot and five killed from Saturday to Sunday mornings, p...


Huge Explosion Near Italy's Bologna Airport Triggered By Road Accident

Video gran of fireball emanating after the explosion near Italy Airport. The crash, near the airport in Bologna , caused part of a bridge to collapse, with...


Barack Obama Day celebrated for the first time in IL

Maybe Barack Obama should eat a few extra almonds tonight. John Legend, who is now in Indonesia with Chrissy Teigen , also dedicated a post to Barack. "I...


Hector Remains Strong Category 3 Hurricane

On the forecast track, Hector will cross into the central Pacific basin Sunday night. Hurricane Hector was swirling harmlessly in the Pacific about 1,700 mile...


As US prepares sanctions, Iran arrests former forex boss after currency collapse

The battle between the Trump administration and the clerical regime in Tehran pits the irresistible force against the immovable object. The Iranian rial has...


Plane that took off from Concord crashes in Santa Ana, five dead

The crash happened just after 12:30 p.m. local time . A medical group has been established to handle patient care and treatment, said the Orange County Fire ...


Salva Kiir, Riek Machar sign final power-sharing deal

Kiir and his bitter rival Riek Machar were in neighbouring Sudan to sign the deal, under which the rebel leader is set to return to a unity government as th...


Day Four: Accountant Testifies How She Helped Hide Manafort’s Ukraine Income

The first week of Paul Manafort's trial for bank and tax fraud charges is complete. In some ways, Laporta's testimony mirrored that given by Philip Ayliff a...


United States police say 11 children rescued from 'extremist' men at 'filthy' hideout

Wahhaj remained holed up inside a small, rickety trailer that was partially buried in the ground and covered with white plastic tarps. FBI investigators had rea...


Lee wins Tennessee GOP primary for governor

Senate on Thursday, a hoped for endorsement of Black by the president never came through. U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn has won the Republican nomination in Ten...


Iran starts naval drill in Persian Gulf

According to a US official who spoke to Reuters last month, Washington has also launched a media campaign to spur the protests on and undermine the influe...


Smith College employee placed on leave after calling police on black student

The college affirmed on Wednesday that the officer who approached Kanoute was responding to a call from a college staffer - one who had reported seeing an unkno...


Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador

Riyadh also released a statement on the official Saudi Press Agency in which it confirmed its commitment to not interfere in the internal affairs of other cou...


Can Iran’s New Cryptocurrency Aid The "Resistance Economy" In Looming Sanctions Storm?

President Trump earlier this year pulled the US out of the highly-flawed worldwide deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon and ordered in...


Maduro clamps down on opposition in wake of "assassination attempt"

The arrests suggest the attack was less a military uprising than an assault led by groups linked to anti-Maduro street protesters, dubbed "The Resistance", who ...