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France steps up security near religious sites after New Zealand attacks

Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison has since confirmed that one of those arrested was an Australian citizen. Two improvised explosive devices were atta...


World shocked amid right-wing terror attacks on mosques

Police commissioner Mike Bush confirmed later that 49 people were killed and 48 others injured in the shooting . Australian rapper Iggy Azalea took to Twit...


Alleged Gambino crime boss shot, killed outside Staten Island home

His head was by his SUV, and the truck was open'. U.S. media reported that Cali's death marked the first murder of a NY mob boss in 34 years, since the death ...


Heavy rain atop frozen ground causes flooding in Midwest

The storm was blamed for the death of a Colorado state trooper who was hit by a auto sliding on ice on the highway while he attended to a vehicle wreck. "The be...


'Ordinary white man'? New Zealand gunman makes white power sign in court

New Zealand police have charged a 28-year-old man with murder, and have taken two others into custody. "Immediately, all of us who were working knew someth...


'Many more would have died': Hero mosque worker grabs NZ attacker's gun

Prior to Friday's attack, the country's deadliest shooting occurred in 1990, when a man killed 13 people following a dispute with a neighbor. "Our investiga...


Australian politician sparks outrage when he blames ‘Muslim immigration’ for mosque attack

Footage caught by TV cameras showed a 17-year-old boy cracking an egg on Fraser Anning's head before the independent senator appeared to punch the teenager in...


Manifesto of accused Christchurch shooter sent to NZ PM

At a news conference on Saturday afternoon local time, New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush said authorities would release more information on the vi...


Hamas forces attack protesters against high cost of living, taxes in Gaza

Overnight, Israeli aircraft and helicopters strike dozens of Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip . It said targets included an office complex allegedly used by H...


British lawmakers back Brexit delay - Newspaper

Lawmakers approved by 412 votes to 202 a motion setting out the option to ask the European Union for a short delay if parliament can agree on a Brexit deal ...


Malaysia: Vietnamese Woman to Stand Trial in Kim Jong-nam Killing

The decision comes a few days after another accused 27-year-old Indonesian woman, Siti Aisyah , was released on Monday . However, the court in Shah Alam , ...


USA to impose visa bans on International Criminal Court personnel

Pompeo's announcement came after John Bolton, President Donald Trump's national security adviser and a longtime critic of the ICC, threatened to impose sancti...


European Union imposes sanctions against Russians involved in capture of Ukrainian sailors

Four of the six Russian officials targeted by the measure were involved in the attack near the Kerch Strait attack in November off the coast of Crimea , the Tr...


Estonian leaders condemn terrorism following New Zealand mosque shooting

One man who said he was at the Al Noor mosque told media the gunman was white, blond and wearing a helmet and a bulletproof vest. The extent of the other th...


UK Parliament votes to delay Brexit but rejects second referendum

A majority of parliamentarians are reportedly in favor of extending Article 50 , which would in normal times see the motion voted through. Jeremy Corbyn is...


Sen. Lindsey Graham Calls for a Special Counsel to Investigate FBI, DOJ

But more important, and perhaps more damning in an honest nation's capital, was Page's assertion that a probe into Clinton's " gross negligence " regarding her ...


Senate Demands Trump End US Support for War in Yemen

Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Bernie Sanders (I-VT)-recently signed a separate pledge to "end the forever war". Seven Republicans broke with Trump to supp...


Mass shootings at New Zealand mosques, narrow escape for Bangladesh cricket team

When the bus carrying some players and coaching staff arrived at the mosque, they heard but did not see the shootings, Mohammad Isam, a journalist traveling wit...


Black boxes of Ethiopia's crashed aircraft sent to France

Reports noted that the evidence helped convince USA regulators to ground Boeing 737 model planes. Meanwhile, crash investigators have recovered the black...


US youth plan Washington rally to protest climate inaction

They are expecting a much bigger turnout this Friday for Ottawa's Global Student Climate Strike - one of hundreds of rallies around the world for teenagers in...


At least five killed after pedestrian bridge collapse in Mumbai

The people in the area were affected and commuters were asked to use alternate routes. "Spoke to BMC Commissioner and Mumbai Police officials and instructed t...


North Korean official says Kim rethinking USA talks, launch moratorium

She added: "I want to make it clear that the gangster-like stand of the United States will eventually put the situation in danger". "Sometimes you have to walk,...


No need for worldwide investigators into Khashoggi murder, says Saudi Arabia

It said earlier on Thursday that Saudi authorities should disclose the names of defendants and the charges they face if it want to avoid questions over the "s...


Donald Trump issues first veto of his presidency over border wall emergency

Just after the Senate vote , Mr Trump tweeted: "VETO!" But the Senate margin fell short of the 67 votes needed for a veto override. He wrote an opinion pie...


Democrat Beto O'Rourke Jumps Into 2020 US Presidential Race

Trump took questions from the Oval Office during his meeting with Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar , and he was asked for his thoughts on O'Rourke's campaign...


Rep. Khanna: Too Soon to Decide on Trump Impeachment

Mr. Pence is an annoyance, and a snoop, as well as an evangelical bigot, and Pelosi wants him to do his Trump-thumping somewhere else. "Well, I believe that...


Gift of Givers ready to aid Mozambique amid massive cyclone

She spoke to reporters late Tuesday after a meeting of the Council of Ministers held in Maputo to discuss the deadly flooding. There are 111 people with injur...


Rocket Sirens Wail in Tel Aviv Amid Reports of Explosion

Immediately after the IDF confirmation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced he would convene the security cabinet in the military headquarters in Tel A...


Bloody Sunday: Derry awaits decision on 1972 killings

The Bloody Sunday Inquiry found that the British soldiers had opened fire without justification at unarmed, fleeing civilians and then lied about it for decad...


China blocks proposal to brand Masood Azhar as global terrorist

China's move on Azhar also triggered a storm of anti-Chinese sentiment on Twitter with #BoycottChinaProduct attracting hundreds of tweets . In a statement, t...


Facebook under new criminal investigation for its data-sharing deals

Facebook has said the partnerships were well-publicized at the time , and that it has since shut a lot of them down. Manufacturers of mobile devices got an e...


Democratic star Beto O'Rourke confirms he's running for president

Ted Cruz past year for the Senate to another newcomer when it comes to experience: Abraham Lincoln. In the clip, O'Rourke promised to run a "positive campaig...


House votes to release Robert Mueller's Russian Federation report

The Senate is not obligated to vote on this or any similar resolution, and under Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , is all but certain to not. All told , 420...


Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Norway's Nobel Peace Prize

And no wonder - it's their future on the line. This should be a moment for stark self-reflection by our political class". The less action taken in the short ter...


Reputed New York crime boss shot dead outside home

Witnesses told NY media outlets that they heard a number of shots before a blue pickup truck fled the area. No arrests have been made at this time. In 1985,...