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Ghana security forces rescue Canadian women hostages

Guillaume Berube says no further details will be released. The two unnamed students, aged 19 and 20, were working as volunteers for a charity when they were sei...


Boeing May deliveries fall 56% as 737 MAX grounding continues to weigh

In response to a question from Business Insider about when the 737 Max might return to service, a Boeing representative did not give a timeline, but said the ...


President Trump Talks Trade and Other Issues with Apple CEO Tim Cook

The companies said those tariffs are taxes they end up paying, not China. The United States kicked off a tariff battle with China in 2018, seeking sweeping st...


French president to send new tree to Trump after oak gift died

In 2018, Macron tweeted a video of the tree-planting ceremony on Twitter, saying the oak tree would be a "reminder, in the heart of the White House, of this...


Donald Trump Jr. expected to appear before Senate panel for second time

Trump Jr.'s testimony comes as the Intelligence Committee continues its two-year investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election. Trump Jr. and the...


HBO Chernobyl creator asks tourists to be respectful

Craig Mazin , the screenwriter and creator of HBO's Chernobyl , has responded to reports that "influencers" have been flocking to the doomed nuclear power p...


Indo-Pak ties at 'lowest point', but hopeful of Modi: Imran Khan

Earlier on Friday, Imran Khan had written to PM Modi offering dialogue to reconcilable problems including the Kashmir issue. Khan had congratulated him in a...


Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson tops first ballot

Mr Stewart, the International Development Secretary, warned that if Parliament were to be shut down - known as proroguing - in order to ensure a fulll Brexit, h...


Mexico announces National Guard deployment to southern border

U.S. President Donald Trump brandished a document on Tuesday confirming details of a regional asylum project agreed with Mexico to stave off threatened tariff...


Turkey won't bow to USA 'ultimatums' on Russian Federation missile system

News of the cease-fire came on the heels of a speech by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in which he said Turkey has " already purchased " a Russian ant...


Sarah Sanders to Leave Press Secretary Post at White House, Trump Says

Mike Huckabee, Sanders moved her young family to Washington to be part of the administration. Sarah Huckabee Sanders will no longer be the White House p...


Eduardo Nunez explained why he’s ’embarrassed’ by the David Ortiz shooting

Ortiz was shot at a club in Santo Domingo and underwent emergency surgery to fix damage done by the bullet to both his intestines and his liver. The three-...


25 officers injured at scene of Memphis shooting

The man killed, identified by family members and local officials as 21-year-old Brandon Webber, was being served multiple felony warrants by the Marshal Service...


Facebook says CEO did not ignore personal data issues

Zuckerberg is the CEO of Facebook. "We have fully cooperated with the FTC's investigation to date and provided tens of thousands of documents, emails and fi...


Mexico Deal Could be Nixed, Tariffs Reinstated, if Migration Doesn't Slow

The deal averted import tariffs on all Mexican goods that President Donald Trump had threatened to impose unless Mexico committed to do more to fight irregu...


American Airlines extends Boeing 737 Max cancellations through September 3

American Airlines Group Inc said Sunday it is extending cancellations of about 115 daily flights into September due to the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX. ...


Russian journalist freed after massive public outcry

He vowed to continue his reporting for Meduza independent news site, saying, "I will continue the work I was doing". Russian authorities have abruptly d...


Sajid Javid approves extradition of Julian Assange to USA on spying charges

Sweden also seeks him for questioning about an alleged rape, which Mr Assange has denied. Mr Assange, who is being held in the top-security Belmarsh prison in...


Vatican calls non-binary gender 'fictitious' in report

The theory, according to the text , "denies the difference and reciprocity in nature of a man and a woman and envisages a society without sexual differences, t...


No deadline for imposing further tariffs on China

President Donald Trump is anticipating a meeting with Chinese Premier Xi Jinping at the summit which is scheduled by the end of June. "If the USA insists ...


Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam was Central Intelligence Agency informant

The half brother was estranged from the Kim family after he was caught trying to travel to Japan with false passports in 2001. The Journal cited an unnamed ...


Horrifying footage shows helicopter moments before it crashes into NYC skyscraper

The FDNY received a call about the crash about 1:45 p.m. Monday, a spokesperson for FDNY confirmed. Media reports said the helicopter was on an "erratic" ...


Trump Says US Will Send 1,000 More Troops to Poland

Krzysztof Szczerski, an adviser to the Polish president, said the general concept of a " Fort Trump " was on the agenda today and that the USA presence "will in...


Cyclone Vayu changes course, unlikely to landfall in Gujarat

According to India Meteorological Department, Cyclone Vayu is very likely to move almost northwards and cross Gujarat coast between Porbandar and Diu around...


India sides with Israel against Palestine NGO at UN meet

Earlier, Israel had objected to Palestinian rights group Shahed being given an observer status in United Nations bodies. Countries voting in favour of the...


Labour loses its bid to block no-deal Brexit

MPs voted 309 to 298 against the measure which would have enabled politicians to size control of the House of Commons later this month. "Delay means defeat. Sco...


Nearly 70 tourists to Dominican Republic report illnesses since March

In that case, Tourism Minister Francisco Javier García said an autopsy shows that Schaup-Werner, 41, of Allentown, suffered a heart attack. He said Dominican ...


Abe Is First Japanese Leader to Visit Iran in 40 Years

Middle East peace is a must for Japan, which gets most of the oil fueling its economy from there. The airport is now operating as normal, Reuters reports. The...


Oak tree planted by Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron dies

Macron, on a state visit to the USA at the time, tweeted that the sapling would be "a reminder ... of these ties that bind us" and the "tenacity of the friend...


NTSB Launches Investigation Into NYC Helicopter Crash

The crash and subsequent evacuation of the building stirred memories of the September 11, 2001 attacks and brought renewed calls for tighter restrictions for Ne...


Envoy says Sudan talks to resume as strike suspended

A protest strike kept businesses shut and residents indoors in the Sudanese capital Tuesday as a top United States diplomat prepared a visit to press the ruling...


Ortiz undergoes second surgery after shooting, says wife

He was stabilized and then flown to Boston and taken by ambulance, with police escort, to Massachusetts General Hospital. The former Boston Red Sox player i...


Tory leadership contenders step up campaign as Theresa May resigns

Meanwhile Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis has admitted that the party is going through a "difficult process" as two Tory MPs, including one Cabinet minister...


David Ortiz Airlifted from Dominican Republic to Boston After Shooting

Doctors in Boston anticipate that Red Sox icon David Ortiz will make a full recovery after being shot in the Dominican Republic over the weekend, his spok...


Bodies recovered as sunken Danube boat raised in Hungary

It is not known how strong the hull of the 70-year-old boat is following the collision, salvage experts say. The operation to lift the vessel out of the river o...