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Ex-Egyptian President Morsi Buried In Cairo

Morsi was appearing in Cairo on Monday on charges of espionage related to suspected contacts with the Palestinian militant Islamist group Hamas. Another of Mo...


Search operation continues as death toll rises to 13 in China earthquake

The earthquake's epicenter lay in 19 km to the south-east of the Changning County in the Sichuan province at the depth of 10 km. Later in the day, China Met...


'He Had a Gun Drawn': Parents Arrested With 2 Young Children

According to the claim, Dravon Ames , his fiancee Iesha Harper and their two children, aged one and four, had gone shopping at a Family Dollar store. Speakin...


Acute water shortages hit parts of India amid searing heat wave

According to NDTV , the city's water authority has cut the city's piped water supply by 40 percent, leaving people with barely enough water to bathe or drink....


Iran's Revolutionary Guard 'shoots down U.S. spy drone'

U.S. military leaders are yet to comment on the alleged attack that the middle eastern country's state news says happened in its airspace. Iran's elite Revo...


Is 'running concentration camps' on southern border

Immigrant children and families are being held in detention facilities on the southern border , and are even being transferred to an Oklahoma army base that w...


Pro-democracy HK lawmakers reject apology

Lam said the legislation is needed to prevent Hong Kong from becoming a haven for fugitives and improve the ability to fight crimes including money launderi...


USA targets families for deportation to discourage migrants

Arrests by ICE immigration officers in New Jersey, which has one of the largest immigrant populations in the country, have risen sharply since President Donald...


Trumps Pentagon nominee quits, Iran targets Central Intelligence Agency network

In May, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani set a 60-day deadline for the powers to set new terms for the nuclear deal , including easing restrictions on Iran's...


Mohammed Morsi: UN Calls For Probe Of Ex-Egyptian President's Death

Morsi did not (die) naturally, he was killed", Erdogan said on Wednesday. "Turkey will do whatever it takes to prosecute Egypt [regime] in worldwide courts"...


Thousands of Hong Kong protesters gather, govt offices shut after violence

Rights group Human Rights Watch accused the police of using "excessive force" against protesters, with 72 people reported injured in the violence. Martin McKe...


Deliberations To Begin In Trial Of Accused NXIVM Cult Leader

Jurors began deliberating the case against Keith Raniere Wednesday morning and announced they had reached a verdict about four hours later. The swiftly de...


Rocket Hits Site Of Foreign Oil Firms In Iraq's Basra

A rocket attack has injured two workers at a compound housing global oil companies. Abdul-Mahdi also said that Exxon Mobil had begun returning to Iraq. Hour...


UK Opposition leader Corbyn will support Brexit policy change - second referendum

But what would the leave option be on the ballot paper in such a referendum? Last week party chairman Ian Lavery hit out at Remainers in the party, dismissing...


Ex-Trump aide Hicks tight-lipped in U.S. House interview

Hicks is scheduled to appear for a closed-door interview on Wednesday in response to a subpoena issued in May by New York Democratic Rep. But White House coun...


Massey climbs 45 places in world university rankings

The university has also established the NTU Institute of Science and Technology for Humanity (NISTH) in March this year "to study the impact of technology on so...


There Were People 'On Both Sides' Of Central Park 5 Case

At the time, the president said, "There was blame on both sides". Dubbed the " Central Park Five ", the men have faced renewed attention after becoming the su...


Nightmare fuel: Giant spider pictured eating POSSUM in Tasmania

There's no way of telling if the possum was still alive when the huntsman chose to eat it; if it was, quite the epic battle would have taken place. "That's th...


Pipeline protesters march in downtown Vancouver following Trans Mountain expansion approval

Horgan said his government is pursuing a reference case in the Supreme Court of Canada that asks whether B.C. has the power to restrict oil shipments through ...


Admitting Depression, Buttigieg Says US Had a Homosexual President

The South Bend, Indiana, mayor explained in an interview with "Axios on HBO" that opponents can not use his age, political views, or sexual choices against hi...


Flight attendant hits roof during mid-air turbulence

One woman can be seen clasping her palms in prayer as liquid drips down her forearms. An ALK Airlines flight from Kosovo to Switzerland hit severe turbulen...


Four charged with shooting down MH17 plane

Dutch broadcasters RTL and NOS reported late last week that investigators would reveal the names of individual suspects. Australia and the Netherlands said pa...


Angry relatives protest against Nitish Kumar as encephalitis toll rises

The death toll has climbed to 105 with both the SKMCH hospital and the privately owned Kejriwal hospital reporting one casualty during the night, the district a...


Trump Makes Outrageous Statement On Central Park 5

After the actual perpetrator of the crime, a serial rapist serving decades in prison, opened up about his culpability in 2002, evidence used to convict the five...


Deadly natural disaster hits China's Sichuan province

A hotel close to the epicentre collapsed, but it was not immediately clear if there were any casualties from that incident, the official Xinhua news agency sa...


UNICEF condemns use of children as human bombs in north-east Nigeria

It was not clear who was responsible for the attacks but the state of Borno is frequently targeted by the extremist group Boko Haram, which regularly uses women...


China's President Xi to visit North Korea this week

China on Tuesday refuted reports that President Xi Jinping's sudden move to make a rare visit to North Korea this week was aimed at using Beijing's close ti...


$1 Billion Worth Of Cocaine Seized In Historic Philadelphia Raid

Investigators said they believe the ship was loaded with the cache of drugs after it left its last port of call in the Bahamas. Members of the ship's crew hav...


'Puppy dog eyes' are an evolutionary trick to manipulate humans, say scientists

The researchers also studied the behavior of dogs and wolves and found that when exposed to a person for intervals of two minutes, dogs raised their inner eyebr...


Historic US drug bust nets 16 tons of cocaine

Those on the ship were arrested and federally charged, authorities said. U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania tweeted th...


Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan steps down to avoid ‘painful’ family situation

Shanahan's decision was explained by his desire to "devote more time to his family", according to Trump. The president also announced that Army Secretary Mar...


Couple gets E. coli on trip to Dominican Republic

Maryland couple Cynthia Ann Day , 49, and her fiancé Nathaniel Edward Holmes , 63, were staying at the same Grand Baha Principe hotel. The deaths have conti...


Tsunami warning in Japan after 6.5-magnitude quake hits northwest coast

Shallow quakes tend to cause more damage. AJapan's Meteorological Agency has issued a warning for a 0.2-1.0 metre tsunami along the north-west coast of the ma...


UK: Boris Johnson solidifies lead in race for prime minister

Johnson, the former foreign secretary and London mayor, skipped the first debate on June 16. If all candidates have more than 32 votes, the one with the few...


India to overtake China as world's most populous country around 2027

UN Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs Liu Zhenmin said the report offers a roadmap indicating where to target action and interventions....