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Ukraine: Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy sworn in as president

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Eiffel Tower evacuated as man caught climbing Paris landmark

In October 2017 the tower was also evacuated after a young man ventured out on one of the beams and threatened to commit suicide, before police were able to con...


30 tornadoes, more flooding from storms in central U.S.

No severe damage was immediately reported near the Tulsa airport , where a tornado was reported shortly after 6:30 a.m. CT Tuesday. Because storms have repea...


Threat from Iran diminished, potential for USA attack 'on hold': Defence secretary

We're in the region to address many things but it is not to go to a war with Iran". The US Navy conducted exercises in the Arabian Sea after warning of a thre...


Priyanka urges party workers not to believe in exit polls

It is very important that you remain alert amid all this. On Tuesday afternoon, Sena spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut said that Mr. Thackeray has r...


Harry and Meghan share unseen wedding album for anniversary

To mark a year of wedded bliss, the royal couple have released a video that shows never-before-seen wedding photos in black and white, accompanied by a live r...


First storm of 2019 hurricane season may form east of Florida tonight

It is not now a threat to the United States coast. Andrea is expected to dissipate on Wednesday. While the system is not expected to impact South Florida, it ...


Girl Snatched Off Street Found in Texas Hotel

The suspect, 51-year-old Michael Webb , is not a relative and is facing aggravated kidnapping charges, according to Calzada. Salem Sabatka and her mother w...


Theresa May vows ‘bold offer’ in bid for support on Brexit deal

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn wrote to May on Friday informing her that the Brexit talks, which began on 3 April, had "gone as far as they can" due to the in...


Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Addressing the college's class of 2019, Robert F. Smith , a man who is richer than Oprah Winfrey, made a grand gesture straight out of the television mogul's p...


United Kingdom cross-party Brexit talks end without deal

Sterling suffered its worst week in more than a year and bond yields across Europe tumbled as investors took flight after cross-party Brexit talks between the g...


Man arrested in Newcastle after throwing milkshake at Nigel Farage

The bystander then takes the lid off the milkshake container and hurls its contents at the former UK Independence Party leader. Video showed Farage chastisi...


United Nations concerned about rising US-Iran rhetoric

His warning to Iran was issued hours after a rocket was sacked into the heavily fortified Green Zone in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, and hit a building about 0.5...


Florida Gov To Battle Trump On "Dumping" Migrants

Even allies of the president were nonplussed. "I agree with Governor DeSantis and say this is not something the state has resources to handle". Palm Beach ...


Sweden requests detention order for WikiLeaks' Assange

Wikileaks' Editor-in-Chief, Kristinn Hrafnsson, said in a statement that there was "no doubt" that Ecuador had "tampered" with the belongings it had sent to ...


USA to roll out economic part of Mideast peace plan

Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , and regional envoy Jason Greenblatt are leading the Middle East team. An injured Palestinian boy is carried away from the...


Trump urges anti-abortion activists to 'stay united' for 2020 election

Alabama is part of a wave of conservative states seeking to mount new legal challenges to Roe v. Wade , the 1973 landmark Supreme Court decision that legaliz...


Guatemalan teenage boy dies in U.S. Border Patrol custody

Bowen's defense lawyer, Sean Chapman , said that while some of his client's text messages could be "perceived as racist or offensive", they would not help a ju...


Mnuchin rejects Democrats' subpoena for Trump's tax returns

Mnuchin said that while he will not turn over Pres. Trump's tax returns, he has offered to work with the congressional panel "to accommodate its stated interest...


Lindsey Graham supports 'overwhelming military response' to Iran 'threat streams'

Mark Warner of Virginia, refused to comment on the classified information discussed, but said more lawmakers should be informed of the Iran threat . Bush and...


Trump attacks Fox News

Trump criticized Fox News earlier Sunday for "wasting airtime" on Buttigieg , saying Fox "is moving more and more to the losing (wrong) side in covering the De...


Donald Trump reacts to MI congressman's call for his impeachment

And the American people just aren't there. The chair of the Republican National Committee publicly lashed out at a GOP congressman on Saturday after he deta...


Donald Trump: Bernie Sanders Finished; China Wants 'Sleepy' Joe Biden for President

Formally launching his third presidential campaign, Joe Biden appealed for party and national unity while accusing Donald Trump of leading the USA with "a c...


Transgender Woman Found Fatally Shot Weeks After Being Brutally Assaulted In Dallas

Saturday. In a separate April incident, Booker was assaulted by several males in the parking lot of a Dallas apartment complex, after what police said was a...


Tense stand-off escalates between Democrats and President Trump over McGahn subpoena

Last week, Mehta ruled that the financial records from Trump's business era would be a " proper subject of investigation ". Last week, the president tweeted ...


Iran’s uranium enrichment rate increased by fourfold with new design

Within the White House, Trump has reportedly been concerned that Bolton and other hawks may be trying to nudge the US into military conflict. Both the Unit...


Canada aims to ratify trade deal after lifting of tariffs

The separate agreements, which will not impose US quotas on Canadian and Mexican metals shipments, will also eliminate Mexican and Canadian retaliatory tariffs...


From Texas to Oklahoma, more than 40 tornadoes touch down

Forecasters have issued a "high risk" warning - the most dire warning - for catastrophic tornadoes for the first time in two years, as tornadoes are expected ...


Trump and Romney say Alabama abortion ruling went too far

The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood have vowed to oppose the bill in court, CNBC reported. Vice President Mike Pence, a conservative C...


Mitt Romney: Justin Amash’s Statement on Impeachment Is ‘Courageous’

On May 14 it was reported that Barr has assigned U.S. Attorney John H. Durham in CT to investigate whether spying on Trump's presidential campaign was adequ...


Our mothers, sisters have played key role in these polls: Rahul

Over 10 crore electorate will decide the fate of 918 candidates including Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this phase. I am very thankful to media for covering...


Former MI6 chief urges UK government to reconsider Huawei decision

The US Department of Commerce has placed Chinese tech maker Huawei , along with 70 affiliates , on a trade blacklist, with the move banning the Chinese firm...


Saudi Arabia rules out war with Iran after Gulf attacks

Trump , who announced past year that he would withdraw the United States from a landmark 2015 deal aimed at curbing Tehran's nuclear ambitions, has indicated ...


Newsday, Taiwan legalises same-sex marriage

Taiwan has a large gay community , and its pride parade is the biggest in Asia, according to CNN . Anti-marriage equality groups expressed their dismay, sa...


Boris Johnson clear favorite among UK Conservative members to succeed PM May

The latest development came one day after May promised to set a timetable for leaving Downing Street following a Parliament vote on the Withdraw Agreement Bill ...