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U.S. Identifies Remains of Two Service Members Returned From North Korea

The forensic teams have reportedly analyzed 23 of the 55 sets of remains, though some are more complete than others. "We will notify the family first", said J...


We could have handled Rohingya crisis better, admits Aung San Suu Kyi

The military's crackdown began after Rohingya insurgents attacked police posts and an army station in August 2017, killing about a dozen security personnel. A...


'Monster' Hurricane Florence takes aim at U.S. Southeast

The Hurricane Center predicts the storm to maintain this strong Category 2 intensity until landfall, after which wind speeds will steadily decline. Although...


Catholic Church admits 'shameful' legacy of abuse after study leaked

More than 3,600 children were sexually assaulted by Catholic priests in Germany over almost seven decades, local media reported on Wednesday (Sept 12), citing a...


Sen. Collins mum on Kavanaugh vote as pressure grows

Garnett said he was impressed with how "very calm and patient" Kavanaugh was during the long hours of often-interrupted questioning. Booker had dramatically s...


California shootings: Six dead in Bakersfield

When the deputy confronted the gunman, the man turned his gun on himself and pulled the trigger. The gunman fled the area, going to a nearby residence and fat...


Pope Francis Summons Bishops for Summit on Preventing Clergy Sex Abuse

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Michael J. Bransfield of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia , and has instructed Archbishop William E. T...


Chinese restaurant serves dead rat in soup, loses $190m in market value

The boiled rodent was found at a Xiabu Xiabu location in Weifang, Shandong province on September 6th. The woman's husband, Mr Ma, said he alerted restaurant s...


Mallya claims he met FM before leaving India, Arun Jaitley rubbishes charge

Speaking outside a London court, Mallya said, "I met the finance minster to settle matters before I left". Jaitley said Mallya "misused" the privilege of be...


Majority of Voters Say They Do Not Want Congress to Impeach Trump

Yet Carter has found common ground with Trump on other foreign policy fronts, and did so again Tuesday. The measure also includes the controversial $10,000 an...


Double bombing outside girls' school in eastern Afghanistan

Tuesday's attack was marked by one of the highest death tolls in attacks in Afghanistan this year. Scores of demonstrators had blocked the highway between the...


Putin says Russian Federation found men accused of Skripal poisoning

Russian state TV channel Rossiya-24 said the suspect named as Alexander Petrov would maybe speak next week. "I hope they will turn up themselves and tell ever...


Putin: Skripal poisoning suspects 'civilians, not criminals'

Speaking at an economic forum in the eastern city of Vladivostok, Putin appeared to deny that they worked for Russia's military intelligence service the Main ...


Pope summons bishops for summit on sex-abuse prevention

The meeting at the Vatican in February is believed to be the first of its kind, and signals a realisation from the highest levels of the church that clerica...


Pope summons bishops for summit on sex-abuse prevention

The meeting at the Vatican in February is believed to be the first of its kind, and signals a realisation from the highest levels of the church that clerica...


Meghan Markle forging ‘lovely relationship’ with dad-in-law Prince Charles

As previously reported, despite the fact that the focus associated with the Royal family, this year was focused on Meghan Markle and Prince Harry , the most ...


Philippines braces for most powerful typhoon this year

Mangkhut, to be named Ompong once it enters the Philippines' area, is now forecast by the USA military's Joint Typhoon Warning Center to bring top winds of 150 ...


Russian Federation starts biggest war games since USSR

Mr Shoigu has said they are the biggest since a Soviet military exercise, Zapad-81 (West-81) in 1981. Mongolia also sent a small contingent. Putin praised Ru...


Trump signs executive order approving sanctions for foreigners meddling in U.S

Based on a recent draft of the order reviewed by the USA official, it will require any federal agency aware of election interference by foreigners to take the i...


FEMA: Water For Hurricane Maria Relief Still At Puerto Rico Airport

As far as Trump's response is concerned, the most lasting image of his involvement with Hurricane Maria will be the time he visited Puerto Rico and threw r...


Skripal poisoning suspects are civilians, not criminals, says Putin

Prosecutors announced charges against Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov for trying to kill Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia ...


Russian police detain nearly 300 protesting against pension reform: rights group

The government's plan calls for the eligibility age for retirement pensions to be raised by five years, to 65 for men and 60 for women. Police arrested 1,018 ...


Papadopoulos Denies Incriminating Trump in FBI Interview

He said he "hopes to have a second chance" and cautioned that this investigation as "global implications". I understood that there was an incipient investiga...


Elizabeth Smart blasts pending prison release of kidnapper: 'It is incomprehensible'

Elizabeth also promised to address the news more publicly once she has a better understanding of what is really going on. They began hearing about the possibi...


Pence denies he is op-ed author

While Pence didn't specify if he had specifically asked members of his staff if they penned the piece, he said he didn't think he had to. In an interview ...


Forty dead after bus falls into valley in India's Telangana

The driver lost control as he tried to avoid another bus on the crowded road leading from the popular Anjaneya Swamy temple in Telangana state, said Narendar, a...


How 20,336 people were murdered in S/Africa in one year

The number of homicides increased 7% to 20 336 - an average of nearly 56 a day - in the 12 months through March, the police service said in its annual crime sta...


Sweden election results: Sweden Democrats make huge gains

However, others say the Sweden Democrats are trying to fix a historical problem. When 17.6 percent of the electorate in a sensible country like Sweden v...


Indian Catholic nuns protest against bishop accused of rape

A special team probing the case has said that according to preliminary investigation, Bishop Franco abused his position and repeatedly raped the nun. In 1990, t...


Russia Launches Biggest Ever War Games

Some 300,000 soldiers, 36,000 military vehicles, 1,000 planes and 80 warships will take part in the show of firepower, dubbed Vostok-2018 (East-2018). "The army...


Apple says China tariffs would hit Apple Watch, Air Pods

The proposed tariff list includes thousands of different product categories, some of which cover electronic components and devices. In addition to its Appl...


Trump warns of 'devastating' taxes on Canadian cars

Freeland's meeting with US trade czar Robert Lighthizer resulted in fresh marching orders for their respective negotiating teams. Time is on our side, a NAFTA a...


Photo shows Trump pumping fists en route to September 11 memorial service

During the presidential campaign, Trump promised to keep the Guantánamo Bay prison open and to "load it up with some bad dudes", while in office, he has used th...


Three Times First Lady of Pakistan: Kulsoom Nawaz

Kulsoom was placed on life support earlier in the day as her health deteriorated, Geo News reported. She was diagnosed with lymphoma (throat) cancer in August...


How Brett Kavanaugh will collide with a changing America

Because Republicans went "nuclear" a year ago to nix the 60-vote filibuster for Supreme Court nominees, Kavanaugh will only need a simple majority to get confi...