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How Mueller's hunt for a Russia-Trump conspiracy came up short

President Trump and his allies have applauded Barr's summary of the report, which suggested that Mueller's almost two year investigation was unable to establi...


Fordham University student falls climbing campus bell tower to take photos

Police say a Fordham University student was seriously injured after falling Sunday morning 140 feet from the school's iconic bell tower, according to multiple p...


Congresswoman reacts to criticism of Omar's 9/11 remark

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., left, joined by Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., and Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., listens during a House Oversight and Refo...


Trump says Boeing should fix, 'rebrand' grounded 737 MAX jet

In a letter to employees, American CEO Doug Parker and President Robert Isom said the new cancellations represent 1.5% of its total flights each day of the bu...


Modi says India undermined Pakistan nuclear threat

This is a new India and it will strike terrorists well inside their hideouts across the border". Congress always restricted our Army from going all out against ...


Corbyn 'voiced concern evidence of anti-Semitism was ignored by Labour'

Mrs Pelosi met the three MPs along with half a dozen other members of Congress before meeting Jeremy Corbyn , the Labour leader. Despite being handed an exte...


GoFundMe for boy injured at Mall of America raises over $400,000

His GoFundMe page had raised more than US$500,000 (NZ$738,334). In 2015, Aranda ignored an order to stay away from the mall and was arrested after panhandli...


Trump campaign to report $30 million haul — APNewsBreak

The popular west coast United States city boss also noted that Trump "is demonizing immigrants and refugees to incite fear and to distract the American public f...


Police open fire in attack on Ukraine's London embassy

Meanwhile, some Twitter users said the scene had been cleared up and that no one was injured. Police "discharged firearms" and sealed off a street in the west...


Another round of strong storms possible this weekend in Houston

The Storm Prediction Center issued an enhanced risk across a broad area, stretching from eastern Alabama through the southern Appalachians and into the Ohio Va...


Nepal plane hits parked helicopter while taking off, killing three

The Summir Air plane was reportedly en route to Kathmandu from Lukla. An airport official spoke to Straits Times , saying: "The plane slipped towards the h...


Judges reject Afghanistan probe; cite lack of cooperation

In its decision, the judges cited the prosecutor's request claiming "there is a reasonable basis to believe that, since 2003, members of the USA armed forces an...


On 100th anniversary of Jallianwala Bagh massacre, India pays tribute

The massacre took place on 13 April 1919 when troops of the British Indian Army under the command of Colonel Reginald Dyer fired machine guns into a crowd of ...


Pope Francis kisses feet of once-rival South Sudan leaders

I am asking you with my heart, let us go forward. The two sides of war-ravaged South Sudan will not be able to meet a May 12 deadline to form a unity governme...


Pence: Buttigieg 'Knows Better' Than Criticism on LGBT Stance

Although the two hold opposing beliefs when it comes to whether marriage should be between a man and woman, Pence said in a previous interview the two "worked v...


Giant Stratolaunch aircraft lands initial flight

The flight lasted for about two and a half hours , in which it reached an altitude of 17,000 ft (5182 m) and a maximum speed of 189 mp/h (304 km/h), accordin...


Security Guard Dies In Hospital After Nightclub Drive-By Shooting

A security guard who was killed in a brutal drive-by shooting outside a popular Melbourne nightclub has been remembered as a "beautiful soul" who was loved by...


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sweetest moments

The Sussexes' communication will be headed up by newly appointed spokeswoman, PR heavyweight Sara Latham - who most recently led campaigns at communications fir...


Democrats set new deadline on Trump tax returns

Antonio Muñoz, would require any candidate for president or vice president to release the most recent five years of their tax returns to have their name on the ...


Ecuador Arrests Alleged Wikileaks Collaborator

A collaborator of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested Thursday in Ecuador while trying to flee to Japan, the South American country's interior minis...


Kim Jong-un open to third Trump summit 'with the right attitude'

Kim held three summits a year ago with Moon, who lobbied hard to revive the nuclear talks between the United States and North Korea . Kim said the United S...


PM rival Gantz congratulates Netanyahu after final results

Final results from this week's Israeli election published today left Benjamin Netanyahu on course to remain prime minister although there were reports of pr...


Watch out parliament, Farage warns at launch of new Brexit Party

With the Electoral Commission having said any new referendum would probably take six months to organise, Hammond pointed out that there was not much time befo...


Turn Over al-Bashir To International Criminal Court, Amnesty International Tells Sudan

The military council under Ibn Auf had said it would not extradite Bashir to face accusations of genocide at the global war crimes court. Al-Burhan, who previ...


Russian diplomat slams Assange’s prosecution as U.S. political elite’s revenge

But within 60 days from Thursday, when British police bundled Assange out of the Ecuadorian embassy in London , US authorities must submit a formal request out...


South Korea Constitutional Court overturns decades-old ban on abortion

The court said in a statement the outright ban on abortion, as well as a law that made doctors who conduct abortions with the woman's consent liable to criminal...


Boeing shareholder files class-action suit over fallout from 737 MAX crashes

Last week, the company announced plans to axe monthly 737 production from 52 planes to 42, saying it was making progress on a 737 MAX software update to prevent...


Trump welcomes Egypt’s president to White House

MAI EL-SADANY: And that no matter what you do is a very unsafe message to send, both to Egyptians inside the country who still believe in preserving democratic ...


Chicago Sues Jussie Smollett to Recoup Cost of Hate Crime Probe

Chicago officials previously said they would sue Smollett after he refused a demand by the city for $130,000 to cover police overtime costs. The lawsuit doe...


Durham gas explosion kills one, destroys buildings

A witness described a scene like a war zone, with first responders scrambling to ferry injured people to safety after the blast. The city of Durham tweeted ...


Bernie Sanders Confirms He's Now a Millionaire

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has sounded skeptical about Sanders' plan. At least 10 other Democrats vying for the right to challenge Republican President Donal...


Trump says sanctions on North Korea are at a 'fair level'

Ahead of his trip, aides to Moon stressed the need to revive US-North Korea talks as soon as possible after a second summit between Trump and Kim collapsed in H...


Airbnb to reverse ban on West Bank settlement listings

In a press release , Airbnb said although they would not move forward with removing Jewish-owned listings in the West Bank, they would " take no profits f...


British PM voices regret over 1919 India Amritsar massacre

Brig Gen George Dyer, the officer in charge of the city, lined his men up against a wall of the enclosed garden and they started firing without warning on the c...


Khartoum's security authorities cancel mass rally in support of president

Sudan's state news agency, meanwhile, said the country's ruling party would hold a rally Thursday in support of al-Bashir in Khartoum . Troops raided the off...