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With Kim-Putin summit, Moscow eyes N. Korea guild

The U.S. confirmed the test using its reconnaissance satellite and assessed the tested weapon was not a ballistic missile based on its flight altitude and poi...


Near-record highs on Saturday; soggy and cooler for Easter Sunday

Saturday morning didn't get off to the best start: patchy drizzle persisted through sunrise, while temperature stayed stuck in the 40s. Clouds will follow a si...


House Democratic leader Hoyer: impeachment 'not worthwhile'

United States congressional Democrat Jerry Nadler has issued a subpoena to the Justice Department in an attempt to force the Attorney General William Barr ...


Killed In Madeira Bus Crash

The company that owns the vehicle , Madeira Automobile Society, reportedly vowed its "deep commitment" to uncovering the "facts, causes and responsibilitie...


Pelosi to visit 'seamless' Northern Ireland border

Speaking to Irish parliament on Wednesday, Pelosi once again said that there would be "no chance" of a trade agreement if a Brexit deal risked the imposition of...


World leaders react to United States sanctions against Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua

Non-family travel will be restricted to reduce "veiled tourism " that benefits the Cuban government and military, he added. The Title III of the act authoriz...


Tornado watch in effect for central North Carolina counties until Friday afternoon

The storms are expected to move into the Piedmont around 11 a.m. The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center issued a tornado watch for par...


Attorney General William Barr's Mueller Report Release News Conference

ET. "While this report does not conclude that the President committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him", Mueller wrote in his report, according to Barr...


Blackpool Easter bank holiday weekend weather: Temperatures set to soar

So far this morning there has been a high of 18.7C and temperatures are expected to keep climbing. He predicted that it could be Tuesday before a change is ...


Trump Vetoes Congressional Effort to End US Involvement in Yemen Civil War

Trump's Tuesday move also marks the second veto of his presidency. The legislation invoked the War Powers Resolution, a federal law that gives Congress the po...


Ethiopia, Gambia most improved while Ghana falters in 2019 Press Freedom Index

In 2018, her government's "latest weapon" against journalists was a digital security law enacted in October, under which "negative propaganda" is punishable by ...


Strong quake hits east Taiwan, rattles buildings in capital

Premier Su Tseng-chang said schools, work sites, water, power and transit lines had been checked for damage. In Taipei , about 115 kilometres (71 miles) from...


Climate protests: pink boat is painstakingly removed

Protests to kick the government into action over climate change are into a fifth day, with police struggling to cope after more than 500 people were arrested fo...


Easter Tragedy: Many dead as church collapses during service

The Police Search and Rescue unit was on the scene searching for survivors. According to local reports, there had been a storm with heavy winds in the area th...


'Move to Antarctica' Indonesian presidential challenger tells pollsters

The Jokowi-Ma'ruf candidate pair number 01 secured 226 votes, or 65.13 percent, while the Prabowo-Sandi pair number 02 won 121 votes, or 34.87 percent, in the 2...


Bees living on Notre-Dame cathedral roof survive blaze

President Emmanuel Macron held a ceremony at the Elysee Palace to thank the firefighters who saved the building from total collapse. Two days earlier, Macron...


U.S. House judiciary committee issues subpoena for full Mueller report

United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler, a Democrat, issued a subpoena to the Justice Department for Attorney General...


Australian father rescues toddler from dingo’s jaws

The child's parents were woken by their son's cries, which were becoming more distant. "The parents awoke with the toddler crying and heard the crying getting...


Turpin parents get life sentence as children read heartbreaking statements in court

They were sometimes tied up for "weeks or even months at a time", the Riverside district attorney said past year. "I miss all of our children and I will be pray...


Sushma Swaraj urges Indians in Tripoli to leave immediately

The conflict escalated Tuesday night when shells slammed a densely populated district, as part of Haftar's forces' assault to take Libya's capital from an i...


Ivanka Trump unveils $2 million boost for ICoast women

The W-GDP's goal is to allow 50 million women to achieve economic autonomy by 2025, and Trump had come to Ivory Coastafter pitching the initiative in Ethiopia. ...


Border agents capture 1,800 illegal immigrants in one day

New Mexico's Otero County declared a state of emergency Wednesday and asked the governor to use the National Guard to re-open CBP checkpoints. "We are not...


British diver who helped rescue Thai cave boys gets trapped in cave

Who are you?'" rescue driver Edd Sorenson told reporters. "They were confident in the man's abilities, and his mental and physical shape to be able to handle ...


Sarah Huckabee Sanders explains her lie exposed in Mueller report

With the release of the Mueller report , April Ryan, a White House correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks and CNN contributor, quickly began a cal...


Notre Dame fundraising efforts inspire people to donate to rebuild Louisiana churches

Landry. After French President Emmanuel Macron made a call for donations to rebuild the Notre Dame , it took less than a day for nearly $1 billion to be ple...


Woman, 29, is shot dead in ‘terrorist incident’ in Londonderry

Just 29 years old. In the post, she described the shame she felt at 14 as she kept the "secret" of her sexual preference from her family and friends and the l...


U.S. handbags, shovels on $20 bln EU tariff list over Boeing

The EU counter-claims that tax breaks to Boeing , along with unfair procurement practices, have caused $12bn worth of damage to Airbus . The feud has been c...


Panel: Pilots won't need simulator training for Boeing jet

Concerns about Boeing's development of the plane "are serious enough to suggest that shareholders would benefit from the most robust form of independent board...


Redacted version of Mueller report to be released Thursday morning

The Justice Department plans to make the redacted report available to both Congress and the public on Thursday morning, DOJ spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said Monda...


Exhausted dog rescued while swimming 220km from shore

Workers on an oil rig happened to spot the exhausted dog floating in the sea and pulled him to safety using a rope. The dog found swimming around 135 miles fr...


Three climbers presumed dead after avalanche in Banff National Park

The area is under a "spring" avalanche forecast, according to Avalanche Canada , which means conditions and risk can vary widely throughout the day depending o...


Police official says short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire

The French judicial police official, who spoke anonymously about the investigation , seemed to confirm the prevailing theory that the inferno that toppled the...


North Korea says it's test-fired a new type of tactical guided weapon

President Donald Trump in late February broke down over conflicting demands by North Korea for sanctions relief and by the United States for North Korea...


Donald Trump Boeing 737 advice: "REBRAND the plane"

Carriers that have used the aircraft since it went into service two years ago have had to rethink their flight plans since alarms were raised over its safety in...


Not a total washout, but consistent rain chances threaten weekend

Doug Gillham. More than two inches of rain may be in store for the Lehigh Valley over the next few days, soaking the start of Easter weekend and Passover . A...