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Man dies after falling into Grand Canyon while taking photo

The body of a tourist from Hong Kong who died after falling over the edge of the Grand Canyon while taking photos was recovered Thursday. The tourist is sai...


Man loses appeal in $1.2m workplace farting case

Workplace bullying claimant David Hingst covers his face as he leaves the Court of Appeal in Melbourne, Australia Friday. However, the Supreme Court thought...


Georgia lawmakers approve ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban

The bill passed the Georgia House with a vote of 92 to 78, despite a massive effort by pro-abortion Hollywood liberals to use their social. political, and fin...


Bangladesh Fire: Death Toll Rises to 25; Several Rescued Admitted to Hospital

Senior fire service official Mohsin Ali told AFP that rescuers were scouring the building, concentrating on the worst-affected eighth-to-tenth floors. Many pe...


Ahead of vote, Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. attacking economy

The US has warned Turkey that it could suspend the delivery of F-35 jets to the country over fears that S-400 radars could expose the planes' weaknesses, despit...


Samantha Josephson Cause Of Death: How Did USC Student Die?

When he's asked to step out of the auto, police say Rowland fled on foot and later arrested. A 21-year-old New Jersey woman attending college in SC was kidnap...


Trump, Moon to meet in Washington in April: Seoul

Moon will arrive in the USA on April 10 and hold a summit with Trump the following day, the seventh of its kind, the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said. "I ...


Germany extends Saudi arms sale ban for another 6 months

IP3 did not immediately respond to a request for comment about whether it was one of the companies that got a Part 810 authorization. Agnes Callamard, the spe...


Hundreds protest against Brexit at Irish border

Border Communities Against Brexit (BCAB) organised the protests to mark the day after Britain had been due to leave the European Union. "We deeply regret th...


United Nations urges Hamas and Israel to avoid violence on Gaza protest anniversary

Speaking to Reuters in Gaza, McGoldrick said that, on the Palestinian side, he and his colleagues had expressed hopes that "people would not be put in harm's ...


Brunei to punish homosexuality and adultery with STONING

While Brunei retains the death penalty in law , Amnesty has said it is abolitionist in practice. " Brunei must immediately halt its plans to implement these ...


United States politician details uncomfortable kiss encounter with Joe Biden

She looked visibly uncomfortable with the exchange. These instances were brushed off by some who saw his actions as "lighthearted", and Flores lamented the fa...


MPs to vote on withdrawal agreement motion tomorrow…with a twist

Don't miss this great deal. Nigel Farage - the politician widely thought to have done the most to spook Britain's then government into agreeing to hold the re...


A year of Gaza border protests - key facts

Earlier this month, Hamas quelled what have been portrayed as the fiercest protests yet against its mismanagement and failure to improve the internal economic s...


Saudi Orders Temporary Release of Three Women's Rights Activists

Nine prominent USA senators wrote a public letter last week asking King Salman to immediately release of prisoners held on "dubious charges related to their act...


Lawmakers introduce bill that would make Puerto Rico 51st state

ASSOCIATED PRESS In his first visit to the island after Hurricane Maria , Trump tossed paper towels at survivors, who were in dire need of basic services after...


Palace: Cut down on plastics use for Earth Hour

If you find your city, town, or village darker than usual tonight, do not panic: People around the world are taking part in an annual movement called Earth Hou...


SWAT smashes way into Arizona family's home

But, according to the parents, his fever soon broke, dropping to 102 in the vehicle on the way home. After the doctor discovered that the child was not taken ...


May plots final roll of the dice for her Brexit deal

The number of Tory rebels was fewer than half the 75 who opposed the deal in the previous vote on 12 March, but enough to overturn the result had they voted the...


Nadler: It would be 'cover-up' for Barr to withhold Mueller report

You know, Democrats say there's a precedent here for all of that to be made public in other special counsel investigations. Democrats, however, said they want...


Boeing explains its 737 Max software update

The official reason for the emergency landing was "a performance issue with one of the engines", and the pilots noticed the plane acting odd shortly after takin...


Linda McMahon exits role as Small Business Administration head

After leaving her native North Carolina, the McMahons founded a sports entertainment company that eventually became the Stamford-based World Wrestling Entertain...


Wilson-Raybould aired a potentially critical cabinet-level discussion

The Liberal prime minister has been accused of pressuring Ms Wilson-Raybould to push for a legal favour for SNC-Lavalin that would allow it to avoid prosecution...


White House warns Russian Federation over troops in Venezuela, threatens sanctions

Elliott Abrams, the envoy heading the USA effort to oust President Nicolas Maduro, praised the Red Cross initiative and credited appeals by Juan Guaido, the opp...


European Union says UK Parliament's vote enough for exit

That date has arrived and the U.K.is at an impasse that has frustrated European Union politicians trying to negotiate an exit agreement, and surprised observe...


One Nation lobbying in the US is appalling and scary

Hanson's comments in the footage stands in contrast to the views publicly expressed by One Nation . One of the NRA officials, media liaison Lars Dalseide...


Mosque attacks remembrance service begins in Christchurch

The emphasis will be on the Islamic community, with an invocation ringing out across Hagley Park , speeches by Muslim leaders and a performance by Cat Stevens...


Crash report clarifies Boeing's 737 exposure

The initial investigation into the October Lion Air crash in Indonesia , which killed all 189 people on board, found that an "angle of attack" (AOA) sensor fai...


Attack on US-backed Syrian fighters kill 7 in northern town

Early Tuesday, March 26, 2019, gunmen attacked a checkpoint at one the entrances of Manbij, killing seven fighters, an official with the council said. In an aud...


Top diplomats of S.Korea, US to meet in Washington

The Hill noted on Wednesday that several other defense and intelligence officials have testified there are few indications North Korea is seriously pursuing ...


Decision on Golan Heights Was Well Coordinated Between US Agencies - State Dept

Israel did not comment on Wednesday night's strikes but Acting Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz appeared to issue a confirmation when he said on Thursday that "a...


NY opioid lawsuit hits billionaire family behind OxyContin

The state - which averages nine opioid-related deaths daily - amended an existing lawsuit against Purdue Pharma to add members of its controlling Sackler fami...


Facebook bans content that supports white nationalism and separatism on its platform

Critics have "raised these issues to the highest levels at Facebook [and held] a number of working meetings with their staff as we've tried to get them to the r...


Man responsible for fatal 2017 swatting sentenced to 20 years in jail

Finch, 28, the father of two young children, was killed in December 2017 after police responded to a 911 call that alleged someone at his Wichita address had sh...


New Zealand PM Ardern Arrives at Memorial Service for Christchurch Victims

Delegates from almost 60 countries also heard Ahmed describe how he doesn't want hatred to be the prevailing emotion. Farid Ahmed , whose wife, Husna Ahmed, ...