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South Africa starts voting amid corruption, unemployment

DA leader Mmusi Maimane said the elections amounted to a referendum on whether South Africans wanted to choose corruption or hope. Under its previous leader, ...


Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies House Dem's request for Trump's tax returns

NY is the headquarters of Trump's business empire, and the Times noted his state tax returns could contain much of the same information as his federal retur...


1 dead, 8 hurt in Colorado school shooting, 2 in custody

Following the tragic shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday afternoon, school officials are offering ways to help parents talk to their children a...


US Returns $57m Hollywood Money To Malaysia

Ng arrived in NY from Malaysia early Monday and appeared in federal court in Brooklyn, where he entered a not guilty plea. His attorney -Marc Agnifilo - calle...


World markets slump amid US-China trade tensions

Washington is demanding sweeping changes to China's economic policies, including better protection of United States intellectual property, and an end to forced...


Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi has left the country: lawyer and media

Officials at Pakistan's interior and foreign ministries also confirmed her departure, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to b...


President Trump's threat to raise Chinese tariffs sends markets into tailspin

The primary concern isn't actually the increased tariffs-investors seem to be more anxious that China will cancel its talks with the US, leading to increased te...


Shoura: Ramadan begins this Monday, even in Luxembourg

In his message , Trump said that his wife, Melania Trump, joins him in sending "best wishes to Muslims" in the USA and around the world for a "blessed month ...


Mike Pompeo visits Brexit Britain as Iran warns over nuclear deal

Mr Pompeo cancelled a trip to Berlin to meet with Iraqi leaders during a four-hour stop in the capital Baghdad . The visit came two days after US national ...


Iran suspends nuclear deal curbs in push for relief from USA sanctions

It was referring to the commitment made by Britain , China , France , Germany and Russian Federation to lift sanctions on Iran in return for it curbing i...


Michael Cohen enters jail, vows to 'share the truth' about Trump

Cohen was seen being driven in a black SUV into the front entrance of the prison grounds shortly after 11.30am, some 2-1/2 hours before his deadline to report....


AMD and Nvidia Analysts Worry Amid US-China Tensions

It is normal for both sides to have differences. A more dovish stance by the Federal Reserve and strong jobs and other data also raised hopes for a stronger e...


Russian Aeroflot plane engulfed in flames at Moscow airport

While bad lighting and weather are said to be the causes by several passengers, no official reason has been declared for the disaster. The plane had departed ...


Australian PM Scott Morrison egged by protester on campaign trail

The moment an activist attempted to crack an egg on the head of Australian PM Scott Morrison has been captured on video. In the footage, Morrison is chattin...


5 dead, 24 injured in explosion near Data Darbar in Lahore

Condemnations pour-in across the country on Wednesday, following the Data Darbar suicide attack that martyred at least eight persons and injured more than 24 pe...


Trump Suffered $1.17 Billion in Business Losses Between 1985 and 1994

The Times says it has been in contact with the White House about this information for some time . The president's lawyer, Charles Harder, told the NY Times...


Iran to announce diminishing commitments to JCPOA tomorrow

The other signatories to the deal - European powers Germany , France and Britain - and Russian Federation and China remain committed to it. Iran insist...


After Missed Mueller Report Deadline, House Democrats Pursue Contempt Vote For Barr

Now Nadler is proposing to hold Barr in contempt after the Justice Department declined to provide the committee with an unredacted version of Mueller's Russian ...


Sandra Bland recorded her own arrest in 2015

Three days after her arrest , Bland was found hanging in her jail cell outside Houston - her death ruled a suicide. Trooper Brian Encinia , who arrested her...


Global markets down as US-China trade tussle bites

Chipmaker Intel fell 1.2% early Tuesday. "Without a trade deal and a round of tariffs, that will have impact on economic growth", said Mary Ann Hurley, vi...


Backed group says it is ready to send political mission to Venezuela

These "radicals" include Antonio Ledezma who uses the euphemism "humanitarian intervention" to refer to military intervention, Ellner observed. "There have be...


With low expectations, Conservatives and Labour resume Brexit talks

The British government on Tuesday acknowledged for the first time that the country will definitely take part in the European Parliament elections this month b...


Elizabeth Warren Calls for Trump’s Impeachment On The Senate Floor

He slammed Democrats for " unhinged partisanship " and for "endlessly relitigating a two-and-a-half year-old election result", comparing the situation to the ...


Georgia Gov. Kemp signs 'heartbeat' abortion ban

Anti-abortion activists and lawmakers across the country have been energized by the new conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court. That could put to...


Multiple victims in shooting at STEM School in Colorado, authorities say

According to Douglas County Undersheriff Holly Nicholson Kluth, many students self-evacuated when the shooting began. One suspect is down - but authorities ar...


US stocks extend losses as new tariff threat looms

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has shed light on the reasons behind the planned increase in tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from...


Florida Woman Pulled Live Gator From Yoga Pants During Traffic Stop

The deputy asked for the driver's license, registration and insurance card. According to NBC2 News , the vehicle was being driven by a 22-year-old who told c...


Mnuchin refuses to give Trump's tax returns to House Dems

Mnuchin sent his letter to Neal just hours after the House Judiciary Committee scheduled a Wednesday vote on whether to hold Trump Attorney General William ...


Boeing didn't tell airlines that safety alert wasn't on

Two planes, Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, crashed as the result of faulty "angle of attack sensors". The report revealed that onl...


500 ex-prosecutors say Trump should be charged with obstruction

Nearly 500 former U.S. Justice Department officials said on Monday in a joint statement that the Mueller report's findings would justify obstruction charges...


Let’s Create a Brexit deal, UK PM May Informs Labour Resistance

Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said Brexit had a big impact on last week's local election results, which saw huge losses for the Tories and a disappointing sh...


Election board orders Istanbul election redone

In a written statement, the ministry said the March 31 local elections were observed by a delegation from the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the ...


Someone Has Tried And Failed To Egg Scott Morrison

While eggs appear to be the preferred tool of choice for protesters, other objects like shoes , pies , sandwiches , and even a dildo have been thrown at po...


Israel Bombs Building as Retaliation for Hamas Cyber Attack

The Palestinians accuse Israel of failing to implement an Egyptian-brokered agreement to ease its blockade of Gaza in exchange for a halt in rocket attacks....


Burma releases Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya

In 2017, they were investigating the massacre of ten Rohingya Muslim men and boys. President Win Myint has pardoned thousands of other prisoners in mass amnes...