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Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes with 157 people on board

A shoe of a passenger is seen at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa , Ethiopia ...


Brexit reaches 'deadlock' before crucial vote on deal

The talks are still continuing on Monday, only a day before the withdrawal agreement, which May said the backstop would be replaced by alternative arrangements,...


US, Taliban make 'real strides' in Afghan peace talks

He added: " Peace requires agreement on four issues: counter-terrorism assurances, troop withdrawal, intra-Afghan dialogue, and a comprehensive ceasefire". Tal...


Address Global Concerns On Cross-Border Terror: India, US To Pakistan

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday said Pakistan faces a challenging situation on the western front in Afghanistan as well as the eastern front....


Cohen Lawyer Sends Letter to Congress Clarifying Pardon Talk

Cohen's former lawyer, Stephen Ryan, also reportedly discussed a pardon with Trump's lawyers in the weeks after Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided Co...


Mika Brzezinski Flags 'Fantastic' Pelosi Line That Will Drive Trump Nuts

It will be the third time Green has done so, but the first time in the Democratic majority House. Green said he doesn't want to pressure anyone to vote one ...


'Bomb Cyclone' Due to Hit Central United States

Tens of millions will be affected by these conditions. On Twitter , the weather service warned residents to "cancel any travel plans Wednesday afternoon an...


Web inventor calls for 'fight' to protect internet on its 30th birthday

The anniversary offers "an opportunity to reflect on how far we have yet to go", Berners-Lee said , calling the "fight" for the web "one of the most importan...


Donald Trump finally responds to 'Fake Melania' theory

There's been no reason to give any credence to the conspiracy theory, which Trump perpetuated by suggesting the media were behind it. The "Fake Melania" theor...


Paul Manafort gets 43 more months in jail

Though Trump said late a year ago that he hadn't discussed a potential pardon for Manafort, he also acknowledged that the possibility wasn't "off the table". Th...


Beto to Make First Trip to Iowa

A Friday visit to Des Moines was considered initially, but isn't now in the works, as O'Rourke plans to devote all three days to introducing himself to voters i...


Seoul: North Korea Launch Would be Catastrophe for Diplomacy

With North Korea still under economic sanctions, "the leverage is on our side right now, and not on North Korea's". During the summit, Kim committed to disma...


Brexit talks deadlocked day before Commons vote on May's deal

Asked if Labour would push for another motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister she said it was "something that we may consider in the future". What is...


Several school children trapped after building collapses in Nigeria

The rescue operations are however, suffering hitches, as rescuers are finding it hard to gain access into the building with their equipments. "The third floor...


No bodies, only small remains recovered from Ethiopia Airlines crash site -spokesman

Those crucial items are in the custody of Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority in Addis Ababa, but it's not yet clear where they will be analyzed. The passenger...


California governor to put moratorium on death penalty

The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star, 38, posted a series of tweets on Tuesday night, praising governor Gavin Newsom's decision to halt the death pena...


Trump urges GOP senators to OK emergency move

Trump declared an emergency last month to divert $3.6 billion from military construction projects to build border barriers after Congress voted to provide him...


Goldman sees pound rally to three-year high if Brexit delayed

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker said that Brexit should be completed before the European elections which take place between May 23 and 26. ...


Several dead in Brazil school shooting

The shooting happened at about 09:30 local time (12:30 GMT) when the students were in a break at the state school in Suzano, near São Paulo. A student reacts ...


Trump not 'thrilled' with California plan to halt executions

A governor needs approval from the state Supreme Court to pardon or commute the sentence of anyone twice convicted of a felony, and the justices a year ago bl...


Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

His request follows a Malaysian court's dropping of murder charges against Indonesian co-accused Siti Aisyah and her release on Monday . On Monday, prosecuto...


Venezuela in Turmoil: Pro and anti-govy protests held in Caracas

Mr Maduro also called out his supporters to protest against "imperialism" in a march that marks four years since the United States branded Venezuela a "threat...


Pell jailed for 'brazen' choirboy abuse

The judge also warned other victims that "this sentence can not be vindication of wrongdoings against you [other victims]". Cardinal George Pell arrives at ...


Adam Schiff: Evidence Available Already Shows That Trump Should Be Indicted

He said since Cohen is heading to jail for what prosecutors said and Cohen admitted was a crime, Trump should be charged as well as the person who "directed" th...


Trump defends 'Tim Apple' comment, says he was saving time

Cook and Trump were meeting last week as part of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board , which was live streamed online. I used to say, 'Tim, you gotta ...


New Book Claims Trump Told John Kelly To Fire His Children

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson reportedly rejected many of Ivanka's requests, which prompted her and Jared to invite cabinet-level officials along in o...


New app helps conservatives to find shops and eateries

If they serve guests of all political beliefs. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee was asked to leave on Virginia restaurant previous year. The Daily...


New York attorney general subpoenas two banks related to Trump Organization projects

The subpoenas issued late Monday were prompted by explosive congressional testimony last month by Trump's former lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen , said the per...


U.S. warns Germany that using Huawei tech will come at a cost

Germany reportedly relies on USA intelligence to combat terrorism, so the threat of decreased collaboration in this area carries significant weight. These Minut...


Venezuela braces for more protests as blackout continues

He said that school and work in the country would be suspended for another 48 hours. Venezuelan interim leader Juan Guaido on Monday requested the National ...


World Wide Web needs to progress from adolescence, founder says

CERN , the European Organizations for Nuclear Research, will welcome Berners-Lee to speak about his new venture with the World Wide Web Foundation on Tuesday....


Fourteen killed in Colombia plane crash: Civil aviation agency - International

Wreckage was discovered about an hour after air traffic control lost contact. Among the passengers were the mayor of Taraira, a municipality in the department...


Sheriff: Mom killed 11-year-old to keep her from having sex

The child had 15 stab wounds to her back, and a defensive wound to her right arm, authorities told the newspaper. She told authorities she stabbed the girl wh...


Donald Trump's 2020 budget reprises $US1 trillion infrastructure plan

Democrats , who oppose the wall as unnecessary and immoral, control the US House of Representatives , making it unlikely the Republican president's request wil...


Missing Catherine Shaw: Body found in Guatemala

He confirmed that all her belongings had been left behind, adding "Not knowing anything about Catherine, Elena returned to our hotel on Thursday afternoon askin...