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Canada blasts Brits over stripping Jihadi Jack of United Kingdom citizenship

Meanwhile, in a British TV interview from prison aired Monday, Jack Letts said he feels like he is Canadian and hopes the country will take him in, but is not...


The three possible outcomes of George Pell's appeal

For his appeal to be successful today only two of the judges need agree that the conviction should be overturned. "There has been vigorous and sometimes emoti...


Philadelphia gunman wounds at least six officers in standoff

Around 9 p.m. Wednesday, while Hill was barricaded in his home, defense lawyer Shaka Johnson patched her former client into a call with Police Commissioner R...


Rio bus hostage-taker shot and killed

The bus was coming from Sao Gonçalo, a municipality struggling with poverty and violence. Traffic was blocked in both directions on the bridge, with hundreds ...


Migrants jump from Open Arms rescue ship into water

Italian Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli, whose ministry includes the coast guard, said Italy also offered to escort Open Arms to a Spanish port, but the...


Couple Face Jail For Taking Sand From Italian Beach

Earlier this year, Gran Canaria also introduced new rules that means tourists could face huge fines or even prison if they carve messages on protected beaches. ...


Flames Encroach on Mountain Roadway as Wildfire Blazes on Gran Canaria

Altogether, more than 700 firefighters and other ground crew, as well as 14 water-dropping helicopters and planes, were working on controlling the blaze, which ...


More Than 4000 People Evacuated as Wildfire Raged Spain’s Canary Islands

The wildfire, which started on Saturday close to the town of Tejeda, is advancing on two fronts in a mountainous area of the island. Evacuations extended to at ...


Three more women sue Epstein's estate over alleged abuse

The 21-page filing includes a copy of Epstein's death certificate from August 11. "Upon the foregoing recommendation, I hereby direct, with leave of the Cou...


New York Police Department fires officer in Eric Garner case

Just over five years after Eric Garner was killed during an arrest by a New York City police officer , the officer who killed him was sacked on Monday . 'No...


EU's Verhofstadt: No majority in European Union parliament remove backstop from Withdrawal Agreement

Instead, Johnson said the backstop should be replaced with " alternative arrangements " to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland. Mr Tusk himself too...


Trump Blasts Anti-Semitic Democrats: They ‘Hate Israel And Hate Jewish People’

Rashida Tlaib became emotional when criticizing Israel's decision to block her official visit to the country. Appearing on " America's Newsroom " with hos...


Plaque unveiled for Iceland's first 'dead' glacier

Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir said, "We have no time to lose". Scientists bid farewell to Okjökull, the first Icelandic glacier lost to clima...


Trump touts economy but payroll tax discussion reveals recession fears

A cut to payroll taxes would have to be approved by Congress and could not be done by the White House alone. But the cut was allowed to reset back up to 6.2% in...


Oregon Abandons Title X Funds Due to Trump's Abortion "Gag Rule"

Millions of patients may struggle to get the family-planning care they need after Planned Parenthood on Monday made a decision to leave the federal Title X pr...


Italian prime minister Conte resigns

Conte was speaking following a week of fallout from Salvini's decision to back out of the alliance on August 8, plunging the eurozone's third-largest economy in...


Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse allegations

The newspaperl said the picture had been taken in 2010, two years after Epstein pleaded guilty to a Florida state felony prostitution charge and registered as a...


Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa gets three-year extension

In a country prone to frequent military coups, the army generals who, enforced many years of martial law in Pakistan since independence in 1947, have held power...


Russia Relations: Macron to host Putin, Ukraine on agenda

The two leaders were less in agreement over Syria , with Putin defending Moscow-backed Syrian military action against what he called "terrorists" in Idlib pr...


Warren offers public apology over claim of tribal heritage

In her State Bar of Texas registration form, Warren listed her race as "American Indian", something that came out earlier this year and renewed the controversy ...


General accused of war abuses named Sri Lanka's army chief

The International Truth and Justice Project (ITPJ) said that Silva's appointment throws into question USA assistance to the Sri Lankan Army which is subject to ...


Deadly blast rips through wedding in Afghanistan, killing 63 people

The attack was claimed by an affiliate of the Islamic State . "Among the wounded are women and children", Rahimi said . In a statement, ISIS said that o...


After Exiting Arms Control Treaty, U.S. Tests New Ground-Based Cruise Missile

U.S. officials had said for a number of months that they planned to carry out the test in August. " Russia's noncompliance under the treaty jeopardizes USA s...


Pence warns violence in Hong Kong could sour trade talks with China

The U.S. declared China as a currency manipulator earlier this year. Kuhn said chants of "Corrupt cops, give us back our eye" were heard throughout the day,...


Turkey fuming after Syrian airstrike on convoy in Islamist-held Idlib province

It said Russian Federation had been told in advance about the convoy. Idlib province is the last major anti-Assad stronghold in Syria after eight years of w...


Barr Appoints New Bureau Of Prisons Leadership As DOJ Probes Epstein's Death

Thomas R. Kane as the Deputy Director of BOP". "During this critical juncture, I am confident Dr. Hawk Sawyer and Dr. Kane will lead BOP with the competence, ...


Prince Andrew denies any involvement in Epstein sex scandal

The newspaperl said the picture had been taken in 2010, two years after Epstein pleaded guilty to a Florida state felony prostitution charge and registered as a...


Sudanese protesters sign transition deal with army

The declaration also envisages the appointment of a 300-member legislative assembly to serve during the transitional period. After weeks of tense negotiations...


NYPD fires officer accused of choking Eric Garner to death

The president of the police union, Patrick Lynch, accused O'Neill of choosing "politics and his own self-interest over the police officers he claims to lead". ...


Houthis hit Saudi oil field, separatists partially withdraw from Aden

The Security Belt is a force that has been trained by the UAE, who is a key partner in a military coalition that is led by Saudi Arabia that intervened in Yem...


No Joke: Trump Really Does Want To Buy Greenland

A defence treaty between Denmark and the United States dating back to 1951 gives the U.S. military rights over the Thule Air Base in northern Greenland. It's hu...


This Smiling ‘White Nationalist’ Allegedly Threatened to Shoot Up Jewish Community Center

Eleven people were killed and seven injured in the October 27, 2018, shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, in what was worst attack against Jewi...


Migrants remain stranded aboard Open Arms as standoff drags on

In an interview with Malta TV, Oga said the dinghy was carrying 15 people in all, including a pregnant woman, and that he had paid 700 euros to smugglers in the...


Daesh bomber turns joy into horror at Kabul wedding hall

Top issues include a US troop withdrawal and Taliban guarantees not to let Afghanistan become a launching pad for global terror attacks. But there are conce...


Iranians, Paks, Kashmiris protest India in front of United Nations office in Tehran

The UNSC's members not only rejected Pakistan's demand for a formal meeting. In the closed-door confabulations, China apparently suggested that an informa...