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Syrian President May Have Approved Gas Attack In Idlib

His remarks came as Syrian troops, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, massed around the northwestern province ahead of an expected onslaught against the lar...


Donald Trump's autumn visit to Ireland postponed because of 'scheduling reasons'

Speaking at a press conference this evening, The White House said it has not yet made a final decision on whether U.S. President Donald Trump will make a stop...


Trump Administration Will Declare 'Superfluous' International Criminal Court at The Hague 'Illegitimate'

The Trump administration dramatically ratchetted up its rhetoric by threatening sanctions if the court pursues investigations against the U.S., Israel or ot...


Tory party faces 'split' over UK PM's Brexit plans

Under the EU's version of the plan, if no trade deal with the United Kingdom resolved the issue, Northern Ireland would effectively remain part of the single ma...


7 injured in Paris stabbing spree

The attacker is not thought to have been badly injured by officers. The man then reportedly attacked the two British tourists in a nearby street. The man in...


Bob Woodward says people 'better wake up' to the president's behavior

Mattis a day earlier had issued a statement denying his remarks in Woodward's book. The tweet was never sent due to the White House receiving a message fr...


Protesters torch Iran consulate in Iraq

One protester was killed and 25 were injured on Wednesday evening when demonstrators shut down Iraq's main sea port of Umm Qasr, on the border with Kuwait. ...


India's top court to rule on decriminalizing gay sex

In its ruling, the court said sexual orientation was a "biological phenomenon" and that any discrimination on that basis violated fundamental rights. "The o...


ICC says it can probe forced exodus

The unprecedented ruling paves the way for Fatou Bensouda, the ICC's chief prosecutor, to further examine whether there is sufficient evidence to file charges...


Swedish centre-left in slim lead, Sweden Dems gain

But the outcome, if the polls are proved correct, leaves the centre-right and centre-left blocs that have defined Swedish politics for decades neck-and neck, an...


Ex-Trump aide George Papadopoulos jailed for two weeks over Federal Bureau of Investigation lies

A federal court kept his July 2017 arrest secret for more than two months after Mueller's office argued that making it public would "significantly undermine his...


At least 6 killed in South Sudan plane crash

One of the survivors, an Italian doctor working with a charity, was in stable condition and flown to Juba having undergone surgery in Yirol, the minister said. ...


Obama implores Californians to vote and ‘restore some sanity in our politics

During a speech at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign on Friday, Obama said the country is in a "backlash" moment. "Isn't this much more exciting than...


Japan cancels friendly with Chile after natural disaster

By the afternoon, backhoes and other earth-moving equipment in Atsuma had begun clearing debris. All the missing people are from the Atsuma area, where dozens...


Pence Says He'd Sit Down For Mueller Interview

A wave of top administration officials condemned the piece and denied authoring it, and Trump called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate who aut...


Putin adviser: never heard of poisoning suspects

Police believe Ms Sturgess and Mr Rowley were not deliberately targeted, but were in fact victims of recklessness in how the nerve agent was disposed of after...


North Korea celebrates 70th birthday in unison

And immediately after the parade thousands of citizens rallied through the square, alongside floats displaying economic themes and calls for Korean reunificat...


Host of top White House aides deny they wrote article damning Trump

John Dowd, the former White House legal counsel, allegedly told Robert Mueller, who is leading the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, t...


Officer shoots, kills man after going into wrong apartment

On Friday, Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall told reporters that police would seek a manslaughter charge against the officer. Her son, who grew up in the Ca...


Bodies of up to five people including children found in Perth home

Assistant commissioner Paul Steel said the victims were both adults and children, but the exact ages and genders were unknown at this stage. POLICE have disco...


New Mexico AG demands full disclosure on Catholic sex abuse scandal

The New York attorney general's office has issued subpoenas to every Catholic diocese in the state, becoming the latest USA state to embark on a major investi...


Heavier rain expected Sunday morning, flood watches in effect through Monday

Saturday night will stay dry in Western New York with cloudy skies, but rain expected to move over N. PA. Parts of IL may see 10 inches of rain because of Gor...


'A horrific situation': 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

One unnamed construction worker told WLWT television that he saw two victims being brought out in the aftermath, including one woman in a blood-soaked shirt...


Woman badly hurt after mistaking dynamite for candle during power outage

The woman's children, who were not injured, called 911 after the dynamite exploded while it was still inside her hand , assistant fire chief Michael Caldaroni ...


Donald Trump tells supporters ‘it’s your fault’ if he gets impeached

But he said some Republican lawmakers would "rather not do it because they have races, they're doing well, they're up". He urged Tester's defeat at a rally Th...


Trump on Obama Getting Back Into Politics: Boring!

In his first major political speech in the US since leaving office , former President Barack Obama argued that Americans must rebuke President Trump at the p...


Water crisis: Imran Khan seeks overseas Pakistanis’ help

It merits a mention here that expatriates from the United States (US) have contributed the highest amount of Rs5.72 million for the Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Da...


Trump open to Russian Federation probe interview 'under certain circumstances'

Like Haley, Obama spoke out about the way aides were doing end runs around Trump , saying it was irresponsible to think "that everything will turn out OK becau...


Kim Jong Un ready to visit Russia

Presidential Blue House spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom told reporters at a regular press briefing Seoul hopes the United States will take corresponding measures to t...


Egypt court sentences 75 to death over 2013 sit in

Those convicted sentenced to death include prominent Brotherhood members Essam El-Erian, Mohamed Beltagy and Wagdy Ghoneim. The court also sentenced the Mu...


Ceasefire talks fail as airstrikes target last rebel-held region in Syria

The three presidents, whose countries' are key foreign players in Syria's long civil war, were speaking at a summit in Tehran aimed at charting a way to end t...


Montana teen removed from Trump's rally goes viral as #PlaidShirtGuy

Linfesty was positioned directly behind President Donald Trump and made several facial expressions as Trump spoke, before a staffer asked him to leave. "But...


Deep magnitude 7.8 quake hits off Fiji

They noted that a similar large natural disaster on August 19 was followed by about 150 aftershocks. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said no Pacific-wide t...


Putin 'ultimately' to blame for spy poisoning: UK

Members of the emergency services help each other to remove their protective suits at the site of the grave of Luidmila Skripal, wife of former Russian intelige...


India’s top court legalises gay sex in landmark ruling

For the lawyers representing more than a dozen gay and lesbian Indians who petitioned the court, the legal acceptance of same sex relations could finally signal...