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18 injured after reports of ferry explosion in Mexico, local officials say

Five of the injured were USA citizens and the rest Mexican nationals, the mayor's office added. Images of the ferry showed what appeared to be a two-meter-lon...


Trump Attacks Sessions, Obama over Russian Election Interference

Obama also slapped new sanctions on Moscow over its US election activity. Trump's tweet Tuesday included a quote from Obama saying in October 2016 that "the...


Parkland students rally for gun law reform in Tallahassee Wednesday

Prado, near tears, said he felt guilty for the people he could not protect. Some said they're taking a stand because lawmakers haven't. We want commonsense gun ...


19 hurt after explosion rocks bus near former Sri Lanka garrison town

Diyathalawa bus explosion: grenade was in a soldier's bag - police Wed, Feb 21, 2018, 10:09 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka . The condition of two...


Trump has made some serious accusations against Obama

Adam Schiff - calling him "Liddle' Adam Schiff, the leakin' monster of no control" - "is now blaming the Obama Administration for Russian meddling in the 2016 E...


Temps To Fall As Flood Watch Continues

Heavy rain and melting snow are combining to cause flooding and road closures in parts of Michigan's Lower Peninsula. The watch applies to much of Middle Tenn...


North Korea pulled out of high-level Olympics meeting , says US

During their stay, the top North Korean officials attended the opening ceremony of the February 9-25 Olympics in the northeastern alpine county of PyeongChang...


GOP leaders to seek halt to Pennsylvania congressional map

By all accounts, the new map favors their opponents. The Democratic majority on the state Supreme Court in January threw out a 2011 congressional district map...


Transparency International Ranks Nigeria 148th World's Least Corrupt Country

SINGAPORE has inched up a spot in an annual ranking of countries deemed the least corrupt in the world. "Even more alarming, the index results indicates that...


Bronze for Lindsey Vonn in American ski star's final Olympic downhill

Her Olympic experience - which began 16 years ago in Salt Lake City - will soon be over. Vonn has been dealing with a lengthy list of injuries, including two ...


At least 36 killed after bus veers off cliff in Peru

Highway Police chief Jorge Castillo tells The Associated Press that the death toll has risen as officers count more bodies. Police said about two dozen people a...


BC takes aim at housing crisis with new taxation

While the new government funding commitments and taxation measures focus on the residential housing market nearly in their entirety, Stefan Morisette , vice-pr...


American singer Billy Graham dies at 99

Graham conducted church-like events at large stadiums in what he called " crusades " for almost six decades. "A lot of the Jews are great friends of mine", s...


Abbas, at United Nations, calls for ME peace conference

After U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital late previous year, Palestinians eschewed Washington's traditional role as peace br...


Stepmother of missing 5-year-old Wichita boy arrested

The great-aunt of Lucas Hernandez said that she noticed signs of abuse before the boy disappeared. Seiler is urging the public to provide any information throug...


Trump's tweets on Russian Federation meddling are a big deal… here's why

No one, left or right or center, took Trump seriously as a candidate when he declared in 2015. So Collinson argues that Trump is doing the Russians' job f...


Winter Weather Advisory in Place Tomorrow, Mixed Precipitation Expected

High temperatures are running about 15 degrees below normal for this time of year, and low temperatures about 10 degrees below normal. Less than 1 inch of snow ...


Trump pushes ban on bump stocks as debate on gun rights continues

Trump is scheduled to host a "listening session" with high school students and teachers on Wednesday. "The key in all of these efforts, as I said in my remark...


Trump asks Justice Department to write regulations banning gun bump stocks

Among those taking part in the session are students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., where a former student last Wednesday kill...


UP BJP MLA dies in road crash on way to Investors Summit

Officials also confirmed that the driver of the truck and two of his helpers also died in the accident. The driver of the auto Sachin Singh Chauhan was critic...


Hate groups in U.S. grow for third straight year: SPLC

The groups make up a tiny fraction of the overall 2017 report, which found a 4 percent rise in hate groups nationwide since 2016. Anti-Muslim groups also ju...


South Africa steps up action against Zuma-linked family

South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority should pay the costs of his application, said Gupta, who isn't in South Africa and had the documents stamped in Du...


Ministers says Brexit transition should last as long as…

But time is running out . "This is serious", he said. However, he has also raised the prospect of a U.S. trade deal that would allow the import of chlorinate...


Trump moves to ban bump stocks

Bump stocks are devices that render semi-automatic rifles capable of firing hundreds of rounds every minute. The session may also address mental health and...


John Worboys case: Met Police loses appeal against victims

Following the ruling, Lord Kerr said: "There were such serious deficiencies in this case". Following today's ruling, the Metropolitan Police told the BBC th...


See the best beaches in the USA, world, according to TripAdvisor

Luskentyre has been named the second best-rated beach in Britain in TripAdvisors Travellers' Choice Awards for beaches and is the only beach located in Scotland...


Officer fatally shot in Md. shooting

Baker Hospital in Quesnel at around 11:30 Tuesday morning. Authorities said Ramzziddin was shot and killed while attempting to help a woman during a domesti...


Trump motorcade driver detained by Secret Service after gun discovered

During a screening at a checkpoint, the driver of one of three vans carrying reporters was singled out and found to carry a gun outside the secure area. The Sec...


Bitter cold Siberian weather with snow could engulf Ireland in coming days

A fairly static area of high pressure is expected over Scandinavia which will feed increasingly cold air from the continent across Britain and Ireland . She ad...


Sarah Sanders smears Obama to defend Trump's Russian Federation collusion, gets fact-checked

Sanders was responding to questions from a reporter regarding election interference by Russian Federation and what President Donald Trump has done about it. ...


BS Yeddyurappa Calls Rahul Gandhi A Kid, Siddaramaiah Compares Him To Goebbels

Later addressing a public rally in Shillong , the Congress president said, "Just because the BJP can buy a few MLAs, including Congress MLA, you cannot buy the...


Text of revised Trans-Pacific Partnership released

The changes since the original agreement include a "significant" narrowing of the much maligned Investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) clauses - that allow co...


Venezuela becomes first country to launch its own digital currency

Maduro late a year ago announced he was creating the digital currency to outmaneuver US sanctions preventing cash-strapped Venezuela from issuing new debt. ...


Dems Flip KY House Seat In District Trump Won By Huge Margin

Rebecca Johnson has defended her husband and has said the allegations against him are not true. Of course, special elections aren't necessarily indicative of...


Statement on International Mother Language Day

International Mother Language Day 2018, which is celebrated every year on 21 February for the last 20 years, is an endeavour stop this disintegration of langua...