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Thousands March in Hong Kong against Extradition Law

Opponents of the proposal fear further erosion of rights and legal protections in the free-wheeling financial hub. Opponents are anxious that the legislation,...


Indian Army claims it found ‘abominable snowman’ footprint

Narrating an incident dating back to 1970, Sah recalled how noises of howling and growling frightened people camping at 19,000 feet at Sona glacier in Darma val...


NORWAY: 'Russian spy whale' found off Arctic coast

The harness was removed, and the words "Equipment of St. Petersburg " were found printed on it. "If this whale has this (harness) on for a long time, then ...


Indonesia election: More than 270 election staff die counting votes

Voters in over 8,00,000 polling stations had to punch up to five ballot papers. Reuters notes that this year's day at the polls on April 17 was the first time t...


Venezuela says putting down small coup attempt

He made the comments a day before a planned anti-government rally and said "the moment is now". On Tuesday, jailed Venezuelan politician Leopoldo Lopez said h...


Brexit party surges ahead in Euro polls

Rebecca Long-Bailey, who is taking part in cross-party talks between the two parties to try and find a compromise, refused to say whether Labour would demand a ...


Barr refusing to appear before House Judiciary Committee in fight over questioning

Since he's appearing before Congress , Barr thinks Congress-members should be questioning him. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories . The Justice Depa...


'Terrifying': Crane Falls on Busy Seattle Street, Killing Four

Neither union official was willing to discuss more about the victims, and both said they had no insights into what might have caused the tragedy. An Oregon ir...


Death toll rises to 290 in Sri Lanka's Easter Sunday attacks

Instead, the bombs detonated, sending pedestrians fleeing in panic. The most recent casualty numbers place the death toll at 290 , and the wounded total is o...


India, Pakistan increased defence spending in 2018, says Swedish think tank

The data, available on www. sipri .org, shows that spending by the USA increased for the first time since 2010 and that of China went up for the 24th consecutiv...


Trump sues banks to block House subpoenas

The legal action, filed in New York's Southern District, is against Deutsche Bank , one of Trump's lenders, and Capital One . Politico reported that in a ...


Japan: Knife found on school desk of emperor's grandson

The abdication will be marked by a brief and relatively simple ceremony in the Imperial Palace's prestigious Matsu no ma, or Hall of Pine. Akihito himself i...


Boeing CEO defends aircraft safety at shareholder meeting

Shareholders overwhelmingly sided with Boeing on similar votes on company leadership structure and lobbying previous year, but that was before the 737 MAX cri...


Rod Rosenstein Submits Resignation Letter to President Trump

According to the letter he will leave his post on May 11. After Mr Mueller failed to reach a conclusion about whether Mr Trump had obstructed the investigati...


Federal Officials Say They Interrupted California Terror Plot

Domingo was under constant surveillance by authorities as he prepared his attack", said U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna at a press conference Monday. When asked if...


Ocasio-Cortez Doubles Down, Says VA Problems Are a ‘Myth’

Conway initially questioned the widespread use of the term " Easter Worshippers " among politicians who expressed their condolences, including former President ...


ISIS leader appears in video for first time in 5 years

In the 18-minute clip, a bearded man who looks like Baghdadi is seen sitting in casual conversation with three other people, whose faces are blurred. In a seg...


Korea marks summit's first anniversary - without North

Associated Press questioned the company for a report detailing how Kim Jong Un continues to "travel in style" despite UN sanctions that bar companies from se...


Beluga whale found with harness 'may have escaped Russian military facility'

Petersburg". Fishermen in waters near the small Norwegian fishing village of Inga reported last week that a white beluga whale wearing a odd harness had beg...


NRA Under Investigation By New York Attorney General

The convention began with Richard Childress, the NRA's first vice president, reading aloud a letter from North, whose role in the organization is largely cere...


Mueller interviewed many close to president

A separate legal defense fund, dubbed the Patriot Legal Expense Fund Trust, reported raising more than $853,000 from top Trump donors - including $500,000 fro...


Raids signal 'something bigger' in Baltimore mayor probe

For years as a state senator and Baltimore's mayor, Pugh had somehow negotiated no-contract arrangements to sell her " Healthy Holly " books to customers incl...


Rabbi recounts California synagogue shooting

Border Patrol agent Jonathan Morales, who Goldstein said "recently discovered his Jewish roots". "In the face of senseless hate we commit to live proudly as J...


Sri Lankan president appoints acting police chief following Easter bombings

At least one Sri Lankan hotel reportedly has banned facial coverings after the attacks. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison told reporters Fridaythe assa...


London Marathon: Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge wins men's race for record fourth time

More than 40,000 runners braved the streets of the British capital on what was a blustery day, with athletes sporting a variety of costumes completing the 42.2-...


Spanish Election: Socialists Win, Populists Enter National Parliament for First Time

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez's Socialists look poised to win the most votes but seem far from scoring a majority in parliament that would allow the party to fo...


At least 1 killed, 6 injured in Baltimore cookout shooting

First responders found the victims on the 2500 block of Edmondson Avenue outside Buster's Place Barber Shop. Acting Mayor Jack Young made it clear that th...


Brazilian model dies after collapsing on catwalk

He was treated on the scene and rushed to hospital, but was pronounced dead there. Daily Folha de S. Paulo reported that people in the crowd first thought...


This is spring? Weekend snow, cold hit Midwestern states

Two to four inches of snow is possible in some locations in the advisory area. The Chicago White Sox scratched a Saturday baseball game with the Detroit Tiger...


5 dead in Sumner County, ‘person of interest’ in custody

Agents said at this time, they believe the two scenes are connected. According to the TBI, Michael Cummins is a person of interest in connection to the curren...


Brigid Kosgei powers to women's win in London

Roza Dereje of Ethiopia took third in 2:20:51, while the great Mary Keitany was fifth in 2:20:58. Britain's four-time Olympic champion, who called time on his...


Eastern Canada braces for more floods

Our government has initiated the process to facilitate the City of Ottawa's request. Ottawa residents, volunteers, city staff and the military have spent th...


PepsiCo sues Indian farmers for illegally cultivating licensed potato variety

Terming as "brazenly wrong" PepsiCo's legal action against Gujarat farmers for growing a variety of potatoes "registered" by the company, senior Congress le...


Trump, Japanese Leader Cap Visit With Golf Outing

Japan had dragged its feet on starting the talks for over two years in the hopes that the US may return to the successor deal to the Trans-Pacific Partnership,...


Sri Lanka Blasts: Tamil Medium Teacher Among 106 Suspects Arrested

Maj. Gen. Aruna Jayasekara, the local military commander, said soldiers and police waited until daylight Saturday to carry out further raids in Eastern Province...