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UVA Hospital lockdown lifted after student rally escalates in Charlottesville

He also said the event is meant to protest "civil rights abuse in Charlottesville Va ". Rally participants are likely to be outnumbered by passionate count...


Democratic Sen. Blumenthal: ‘I Would Not Support Michael Avenatti for President’

He reiterated a similar message during his interview with the Des Moines Register , saying that he believed the Democratic Party was yearning for "a fighter"...


Baltimore Officer Recorded Beating Man Resigns After Video Goes Viral

However, the man did not appear to fight back. A federal investigation past year found Baltimore law enforcement has patterns of excessive use of force, rac...


Opposition divided over Arab-led rally against nation-state law

Benjamin Netanyahu has defended a contentious new Israeli law, claiming that the flying of Palestinian flags at protests against the law that decry it as moving...


Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing

He was speaking to reporters outside the Parliament ahead of the inaugural session of the 15th National Assembly. The actor recently made headlines after she be...


Turkey Says Has Action Plan to Ease Market Concerns

In Rize, Erdogan said the USA would pay a price by challenging Turkey for the sake of " petty calculations ", denouncing Washington for declaring "economic ...


Donald Trump backs boycott of Harley-Davidson in steel tariff dispute

A Harley-Davidson logo adorns a bike outside of the Harley-Davidson of New York City showroom store, June 25, 2018 in the Queens borough of New York City. "To...


Erdoğan urges Turks to sell dollars and euros to support lira

The U.S. exported $9.75 billion worth of goods-mostly cotton, scrap iron, steel, civilian aircraft parts, coal, and petroleum gases-to Turkey , and imported $9...


Sask. government fears trade disturbance during Canada-Saudi Arabia dispute

The diplomatic dispute between Canada and Saudi Arabia which was sparked by the Canadian government voicing support for Raif and Samar Badawi, two sisters who h...


Over 450 people hurt in Romania protest clashes

In addition to protesters, some police officers were also injured when protesters retaliated, with some reportedly throwing bottles. "Any form of violence is ...


Kavanaugh confirmation hearing scheduled for September 4

Kavanaugh once helped write the Starr Report , which outlined broad grounds on which to impeach President Clinton for his role in the Monica Lewinsky scandal. ...


Nobel Prize-winning author VS Naipaul dies aged 85

Writer Jeet Heer called him a "powerful novelist" who "at his best approached Conrad and even the shadow of Dickens" while blogger Patrice Yursik described ...


Erdogan: Lira crash political plot against Ankara

In addition, US President Donald Trump announced on Friday he would increase tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminum by up to 50 and 20 percent, respectiv...


Retailers rush to support Govt's plastic bag ban

The UN said more than 60 countries had introduced bans and levies on single-use plastic items like bags. Ardern also commented that plastic pollution is one o...


Space Force: everything you need to know about the White House proposal

Finally, the proposal recommends creating a Space Operations Force consisting of space technology and warfare experts. Actions by US adversaries make it c...


Pres. Trump Sends Single Tweet Condemning Racism On Charlottesville Anniversary

The counter-protests in Washington have renewed the debate over whether small demonstrations of racist extremists should be ignored, or greeted with forceful ...


USA tariffs hike adds to Turkey's economic problems

The Canadian dollar weakened to a more-than two-week low against its USA counterpart as geopolitical risk rattled global financial markets, offsetting stronger-...


Australian cyclist killed by garbage truck while holidaying in NY

Chairez's garbage truck struck Lyden when she swerved to avoid a auto parked in the bike lane. Chairez was arraigned on Saturday afternoon local time, and per...


Trump condemns racism on Charlottesville anniversary

At that time, Trump argued there was blame on both sides and equated the actions of white nationalists, who carried Nazi flags and chanted "Jews will not repl...


Man Accused Of Starting Holy Fire In Southern Calif. Denies Charges

He faces up to life in prison if convicted, according to prosecutors, who said the fire has damaged or destroyed at least 14 homes. Los Angeles' CBSLA report...


All 5 gates of Idukki Dam opened as Kerala battles unending rains

In addition to a team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) from Chennai, Army personnel and men from Defence Security Corps from Kannur have landed in...


Zimbabwe: Opposition challenges election result in court

Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi told Reuters Sunday's inauguration "will no longer happen" until the case is finalised. However, the announcement by Ziyambi ...


MI voters weigh in on governor’s primaries

Democratic challenger Abdul El-Sayed received 340,363 votes, while Shri Thanedar received 199,304 votes. Other GOP candidates are Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, state...


USA migrants: Judge orders deportation plane turnaround

Carmen is one of several witnesses suing the Trump administration after Sessions announced in June that domestic and gang violence were not credible asyl...


Abby Huntsman to depart Fox for ABC's 'The View'

Fox News reportedly confirmed that this coming weekend would be Huntsman's last hosting " Fox and Friends Weekend " before replacing " View " co-host, Sara ...


Germany lifts ban on swastika, Hitler mustache in Wolfenstein video game

Exempt are academic studies, historical exhibits, theater and films. Previously, swastikas were replaced with a neutral triangular symbol and Hitler was depic...


Massive fire sparks 'firenado' in England

This particular "firenado" happened when a plastics factory - which makes bread trays for the whole of the United Kingdom - went up in smoke in Derbyshire near ...


Dozens Of Afghan Soldiers' Bodies Found After Taliban Attack

The attack on Ghazni city began overnight on Friday. An investigation is also underway on how the insurgents had managed to infiltrate so deep into the city, ...


Republican US Senator delivers letter from Trump to Putin

In a release, his office said the letter was given to representatives of Putin because the Russian president has been out of Moscow all week. It appears tha...


Fredericton police: At least 4 killed in 'ongoing incident'

Fredericton is the capital of New Brunswick, a province on the eastern side of the country and above ME in the USA. "Fredericton Police are responding Brooksi...


Hamas and Israel agree on truce to end Gaza flare-up

Nearly 200 rockets and mortar shells were fired from within Gaza by Hamas and other Palestinian movements at towns and villages in Israel, provoking a similar n...


French flooding: German missing after hundreds evacuated from campsites

A large number of campers, many of them children, were evacuated in the Gard region as floodwaters destroyed tents and inundated streets. He was sheltering in...


Leaked recording: Nunes says Rosenstein impeachment would delay Supreme Court pick

The recording was obtained and aired by " The Rachel Maddow Show " on MSNBC on Wednesday night. " If we do not keep the majority, all of this goes away ", sai...


Israel PM defends law in face of Druze outrage

On the concern about establishing Jewish-only communities, Greenberg said that until today Israel's Supreme Court has only allowed the establishment of non-Jewi...


N. Korea urges U.S. to agree to declare end to Korean War

Trump from "high-level officials", thus allowing the the country to rail against the USA, while leaving the door open for the president to continue his dialogue...