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U.S. Sanctions Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif as Tensions Rise

Zarif was an important figure in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal agreed under the administration of President Barack Obama with Tehran and other world powers. Furthe...


Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is dead, reports say

Asked by reporters on Wednesday whether the US had information that Hamza is dead, President Donald Trump said, "I don't want to comment on that". "I don't wa...


Progressives targeted by rivals in 1st night of 2nd Democratic primary debates

Sanders has said that his health-care plan will require higher taxes on the middle class, but he claims those costs will cancel out because middle-class fam...


Marianne Williamson Decries Trump's 'Dark Psychic Force'

Though her moments were brief, Williamson was more than just a meme-worthy figure when she directly called out systemic racism and injustices faced by communi...


South Korea Says North Fired Multiple Projectiles

Pompeo is set to arrive in Bangkok on Thursday for an ASEAN regional forum, with US point man on North Korea Stephen Biegun as part of his entourage. A senior...


At Least 28 Killed as Afghan Bus Hits Roadside Bomb

The injured included women and children, the official added. Khalilzad has been in Kabul , where he met President Ashraf Ghani, top security officials, senio...


John Legend Cusses Out Trump, Calls Him a Racist 'Piece of S***'

It was a stunning (one might say juvenile) presidential attack on the congressman and a storied American city. It also included a brightly-colored image that sa...


Romania's police chief sacked over slow response in kidnap-murder of girl

On Saturday Dăncilă demanded an inquiry into the police response and called for punishment for all those responsible, and another two senior officers were abrup...


Beijing reiterates support for Carrie Lam, praises police

Yang Guang and Xu Luying, spokespersons for the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Bureau of the Chinese Council of State (cabinet), on Monday criticised the illeg...


Man and woman released by police after 'mass brawl' on cruise ship

After the Britannia arrived in Southampton, a man, 43, and a 41-year-old woman, both from Chigwell, Essex, were arrested on suspicion of assault. " Britannia ...


US Senate Fails to Overturn Saudi Arms Sale Veto

Votes to override Trump's vetoes failed, 45-40, 45-39 and 46-41. Critics said the arms sales would aggravate the devastating war in Yemen, where Saudi Ara...


Toddler, 2, found dead in van outside Florida daycare

Deputies and paramedics responded to the Ceressa's Day Care, located at 3140 NW 21st Ave.in Oakland Park. Noah was the 24th child to die in a hot vehicle this...


Cardi B Not A Dumb B*tch? She Has Meeting With Bernie Sanders!

Cardi , for her part, has been a vocal Bernie Bro for the past few months. She told fans to stay tuned for video of her conversation with Sanders, during wh...


New California law would require Trump to release tax returns

He continued: "These are extraordinary times and states have a legal and moral duty to do everything in their power to ensure leaders seeking the highest office...


India Legislator Booked For Murder After Rape Survivor’s Car Crash

Both the women were killed in the accident while the lawyer is also in critical condition. Earlier in the day, the BJP faced flak from the Congress, the Sam...


Democratic debates: Key takeaways from round one

As in the first debate, the number of candidates on the stage at Detroit's Fox Theater is limited to 20. Kamala Harris as well as Sen. A poor debate perfor...


WEATHER: Met Office issue thunderstorms warning for Weston-super-Mare

People walk through the heavy rain. Forecasters said while the heavy rain will clear on Monday, a second band of low pressure will hit the country on Tuesday....


North Korea releases seized Russian fishing vessel

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the North Koreans were under an investigation. "The ROKG positively evaluates from a humanitarian perspective that th...


United States teen claims he stabbed Italian police officer in defense, judge says

Judge Chiara Gallo wrote in a court order upholding the jailing of the two teens that Finnegan Lee Elder told authorities that he stabbed Carabinieri Officer ...


Man says he found baby’s body while cleaning dead mother’s freezer

What happened to her? Now he said he has a number of questions he fears may never be answered. He said it had reportedly been there for more than three decade...


Mom of twins left in hot car defends husband

The twins were inside the auto with its windows closed for more than eight hours before Rodriguez realized he'd forgotten to drop them off at day care, poli...


North Korea fires multiple missiles, South Korea’s military says

North Korea's state media said leader Kim Jong Un supervised a test of a new missile Thursday created to deliver "solemn warning" to South Korea over its purcha...


Severe weather warning as thunderstorms bring month's worth of rain

Northern Rail said several rail services would be replaced by buses because of the flooding, with trains cancelled between Manchester and towns including Wigan ...


Trump signs measure to permanently extend compensation for September 11 responders

The 9/11 attacks saw the death of about 3,000 people. "You made me come down here the day before my sixty ninth round of chemo and I'm going to make sure that...


Trump denies racist strategy but gets heckled for 'hate'

Ibraheem Samirah, D-Fairfax, interrupted President Trump at a commemorative meeting of the Virginia General Assembly in Jamestown, Va. Reverend Bill Owens, ...


Shooting at Mississippi Walmart leaves 2 people dead, officer wounded

A police officer was said to be injured in the shooting but was reportedly protected by a bulletproof vest. Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is investigati...


Pakistani military aircraft crashes on training flight, 17 killed

The plane lost communication with the tower, before crashing in the village of Mora Kalu on the outskirts of Rawalpindi, and setting fire to residential structu...


Putin opponent Navalny poisoned, alleges his lawyer

Navalny was hospitalised following what was described as an acute allergic reaction , but his supporters later said they believed he had been exposed to po...


Forecasters say tropical wave headed towards Florida could become storm

For the near future, the Greater Antilles will suffer the brunt of 95L with the hurricane center warning of locally heavy rain and some flooding across the isla...


US students arrested in Italy in connection with cop's murder

Italian media reported that a detention order was issued for the suspects, identified as Gabriel Christian Natale Hjorth and Lee Elder Finnegan. Finnegan L...


People Dead in Residential Shootings in Wisconsin

Five people have been found dead in an apparent homicide in Chippewa County. "We went to a residence in Lafayette, we knocked at the door and received no answ...


Former Boeing Engineer Says 737 Max Did Not Get Adequate Funding

Traffic rose 11% to 42 million passengers in the quarter, helped by the lower fares. However, revenue was up 11pc to €2.31bn. The group said its two weakest...


Police still hunting at least one gunman in Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

The San Francisco Chronicle did not know how many people were involved in the shooting Sunday. He was wearing tactical gear, had a baseball cap on, sunglasses...


Vietnam Seizes 125kg of Rhino Horns, Seven Tiger Carcasses

According to the Vietnam News Agency , on Tuesday Hanoi arrested three men in connection to a tiger trafficking ring, after discovering the frozen carcasses ...


France aims for United States digital tax deal by late August

President Donald Trump's threat to tax French wines in retaliation for France's digital services tax, which he says unjustly targets U.S. companies."It's i...