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At Least 10 Afghan Police Killed In Taliban Attack On Security Checkpoint

Former President Hamid Karzai said on Thursday that while the U.S. reliance on Pakistan for peace and its push for striking separate deals with the Taliban an...


‘Systemic vulnerabilities’ in long-term care allowed Wettlaufer’s crimes: public inquiry

The report is expected to delve into the circumstances that allowed Wettlaufer to kill eight patients without drawing suspicion while she worked at several long...


Saudi Arabia allows women to travel without approval of male 'guardian'

And while the new amendments may erode part of the guardianship system, women still require permission for a myriad of things, including enrolling in schools ...


English town of Whaley Bridge evacuated as Toddbrook Reservoir wall partially collapses

A damaged reservoir in northern England is threatening to collapse and submerge the town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire, prompting authorities to evacuate hun...


Trump's pick for top intelligence role withdraws

Trump said he urged Ratcliffe not to go forward. He ignored questions shouted by reporters about Ratcliffe's withdrawal as he left the event. This is being ...


Prop plane's highway landing caught on cops dashcam

A police dashcam was recording as a small plane made an emergency landing on a busy road in Washington state Thursday. He realized it was actually going t...


Tsunami evacuation warning after 6.8 quake strikes in Java

The epicenter was 147 km southwest of Sumur, Banten, with a depth of 10 km, The Jakarta Post said. The epicentre of the quake was located 227 kilometres fro...


Eric Garner's Widow: Mayor de Blasio 'Full of Malarkey'

NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill will make the final decision on whether Pantaleo will keep his job. "He knows that if he affirms this horrendous decision, h...


INF arms treaty dead 'at initiative of US' - Russia

The test is expected to take place in the next few weeks and will essentially be the Trump administration's answer to Russia's years-long non-compliance with ...


Instagram influencer Ekaterina Karaglanova's ex-boyfriend confesses to murdering her

As per The Daily Beast , the 24-year-old model and blogger was found in a suitcase in the hallway of her apartment late last week by her landlord and parents, ...


Stock markets, oil plunge after Trump tweet threatening more tariffs on China

The platform holders noted that over 96% of game consoles imported into the U.S. previous year were made in China and claimed the impact of changing complex, ...


Saoirse Kennedy Hill Photos, News and Videos

Ms Hill's death is the latest heartbreak in a long line of tragedies for the Kennedy family. Ethel Kennedy , her 91-year-old grandmother, said in a statem...


As Hurricane Erick heads toward Hawaii, another hurricane expected

Both systems are spinning in the eastern North Pacific, and moving to the west at 20mph. Danville announced Monday it will receive more than $2 million in f...


BriefSwitzerland suspends funding to UNRWA amid reports of misconduct

In December, the UN's Secretary General was made aware of misconduct concerns within UNRWA, according to Al Jazeera , which first reported on the leaked docume...


Kapuskasing OPP Report on Suspicious Vehicle

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) told local media that they were investigating a sighting of two "suspicious men" that the complainant believed to be the mur...


Doctors say four protesters killed at Sudan rally as talks start

People wave national flags as they demonstrate against the killing of protesting children, who were shot dead when security forces broke up a student protest ...


India's ruling party expels politician accused of rape

India's Central Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday that it was investigating Sengar for possible involvement in a vehicle crash on Sunday that criti...


Navy confirms pilot died in California crash

Seven tourists on the ground were peppered with flying fragments from the crash and were treated for minor injuries, the report said . There's no word yet on...


Canada murders: Police begin to scale back search for teenage suspects

Ahead of the RCMP news conference, the Department of National Defence announced they had been informed by the Mounties that police no longer need the help of th...


President Trump threatens 10% tariffs on China starting Sept. 1

The world's two biggest economies are locked in a trade war over US allegations that Beijing uses predatory tactics - including stealing trade secrets and forci...


Body of notorious bank robber John Dillinger to be exhumed

Thompson . The body of John Dillinger , a notorious American gangster who operated during the Great Depression, is set to be exhumed from its resting place...


Trump Speaks With Putin About Siberian Forest Fires

The White House later confirmed that the two leaders had spoken by phone, Bloomberg reported . The Kremlin said on Wednesday that Trump phoned Putin, who e...


Impacts from Hurricane Erick possible starting tonight in Hawaii

Tropical Storm Flossie is not far behind Erick , building strength further east before it's expected to follow a similar track south of Hawaii. The high surf...


A terrifying wave pool malfunction at waterpark leaves dozens injured

In a post on Chinese microblogging site Weibo, the Longjing Environmental Protection Bureau described how 44 people had been injured in the wave pool inciden...


S. Korean lawmakers wrap up visit to Japan amid rising trade tensions

Tens of thousands of U.S. troops are still garrisoned in South Korea . The launches from North Korea's Hodo Peninsula began shortly after 5 a.m. Wednesday, ...


Doctors Remove Over 500 Teeth From Boy's Mouth

Medical investigation by surgeons revealed the presence of a large growth containing multiple hard structures within the jaw. Ramani said the boy was sufferin...


Russian Instagram Influencer Ekaterina Karaglanova Found Dead In A Suitcase

Ekaterina Karaglanova's landlord found the 24-year-old's body at a rented apartment Saturday after her parents had been unable to reach her by phone, the Inves...


Jeffrey Epstein could face sex trafficking trial next June

Epstein appeared in Manhattan court, where attorneys discussed timing details of the case, including a trial start date. The bruises weren't so serious that ...


Unearthed Audio Captures Ronald Regan Using Racial Slur in Call With Nixon

The tape of the October 1971 phone call was unearthed by Tim Naftali , former director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library, and his findings were pub...


Israel approves 6,000 new homes for Israeli settlers in West Bank

It accounts for more than 60 percent of the West Bank , the Palestinian territory that would form part of a future Palestine state under the so-called two-st...


RCMP searching for murder suspects in York Landing, Man.

A person with a shaky hand watches from a distance, pointing their camera phone at police vehicles with flashing lights as officers use K9 units to search the a...


Protests continue as HK protesters appear in court

The protesters chanted "revolution of our time" and "liberate Hong Kong". The protesters were generally calm as they took turns to appear in front of the judg...


Trump defends his DNI pick John Ratcliffe amid criticism from lawmakers

Trump was asked by reporters outside the White House to respond to a Post opinion piece published Friday under the headline, " Mitch McConnell is a Russian ass...


Custody battle between Dubai ruler and Jordanian princess set for November

At London's high court, shealso applied for wardship, which means a child is placed in the hands of the court for major decisions. Amnesty International later...


Baytown Fire at Exxon Plant: Photos, Videos & Updates

The City of Baytown issued a " Shelter in Place " for areas west of the Exxon plant and south of Spur 330. According to ExxonMobil's website , the Baytown Ol...