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Indonesian riots: Six dead as election protesters clash with police

The city's police spokesman said tear gas and water cannons were being used against protestors attacking with weapons such as rocks and molotov cocktails, acc...


Australia's conservative government revels in 'miracle' re-election

The final result will not be known for several days but Labor leader Bill Shorten conceded and said he would resign as party leader. Australia's conservati...


Father holds baby cut from pregnant teen's womb

Figueroa, along with her daughter, Desiree, are accused of killing Marlen Ochoa-Lopez before extracting her baby from her womb in what police have described as ...


Chinese clam-harvesting in disputed waters seen anew, USA think tank says

The US Navy regularly conducts " freedom of navigation operations" to challenge Beijing's vast claims in the sea. Washington had sent its destroyer Chung...


China rebuffs Trump claim USA tariffs are making firms leave

The footwear companies who signed the letter , including Clarks, Dr Martens and Converse, claim that while the average U.S. tariff on footwear is 11.3%, in som...


Eiffel Tower closed down after intruder tries to climb up

A rescue worker was seen just above him. The Eiffel Tower has been evacuated after a man was seen climbing the tower. Authorities wouldn't say how the tresp...


More than 5.4 Million People Under Threat of Deadly Tornadoes

The National Weather Service's Tulsa Office said the confirmed tornado was reported around 6:37 a.m. over the airport and moving northeast at 50 miles per...


USA will respond with 'great force' if Iran attacks interests

President Trump previous year unilaterally withdrew the United States from a nuclear deal with Iran and five world powers. European and United States govern...


Out-of-control wildfire forces 4,000 High Level residents south to safety

Earlier in the day, the town warned on its website that people should fill up their vehicles and collect important documents in case they were ordered to leav...


Perdue says farmer aid package still a work in progress

The U.S. -China trade war has escalated further. The Trump administration this month increased tariffs to 25% from 10% on about $200 billion worth of Chinese ...


Donald Trump: My campaign was 'conclusively' spied on, which amounts to 'treason'

Amash also accused Attorney General William Barr of "deliberately" misrepresenting the Mueller report and misleading the public through "sleight-of-hand". Mea...


Priyanka urges party workers not to believe in exit polls

A slew of exit polls released Sunday projected the BJP and its allies would win between 282 and 313 seats of the 543 available in India's lower house. Accordi...


Trump threatens Iran with 'great force'

A tweet by President Donald Trump threatening to put an "end" to Iran sharply escalated the war crisis in the Persian Gulf, even as U.S. warships launched ...


Austrian President called video with Vice-Chancellor and Russian woman shameful

Later in the day Chancellor Kurz announced the dissolution of the coalition, saying that the Strache affair was the latest in a series of scandals in the far-ri...


Andrea is 1st named storm of Atlantic season

At 630 PM AST (2230 UTC), the center of Subtropical Storm Andrea was located near latitude 28.8 North, longitude 68.7 West. But it does take a name off the ...


Ukraine's new president calls for sackings and election on first day

Zelensky, a 41-year-old TV star with no political track record, won 73% of the vote in the runoff election. Mr. Zelensky's move could be seen as breaching Ukr...


Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Police said they had met survivors and victims' families Tuesday to explain the additional charges. The man, a suspected white supremacist, faces 51 charges o...


Rising Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg comes to Wynwood

Pete Buttigieg got an enthusiastic reception at a Fox News town hall Sunday where he explained the importance of restoring moral authority to the office of p...


Navy destroyer sails past Chinese-claimed reef in South China Sea

The tribunal also noted China's destruction of the marine environment in the area and its violation of Filipino fishermen's rights to fish in Scarborough Shoal...


Egypt tourist bus explosion, 17 injured near Giza pyramids

A third security source said the bus was carrying 25 South African tourists from the airport to the pyramids area, and that four Egyptians in a nearby vehicle w...


Jeremy Corbyn pulls plug on Brexit talks with Theresa May

Almost three years after the United Kingdom unexpectedly voted in a referendum to leave the EU, it is still unclear how, when or if it will ever indeed quit the...


Paul Crowther Identified as Man Who Threw Milkshake at Nigel Farage

Mr Crowther said he had been looking forward to the £5.25 milkshake, 'but I think it went on a better objective'. "It's a right of protest against people like...


Iran will be met with 'great force' if it moves against US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Omani Sultan Qaboos last week and discussed the situation in Yemen and Iranian threats to the Gulf region. The Saud...


Florida prepares for influx of immigrants from Mexico border

But it's too late to avoid a controversy that had Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis - one of Trump's most visible allies - criticizing the idea as out of step with ac...


Sweden files to detain Julian Assange for rape charge

Assange was evicted from the Ecuadorian embassy in London back in April, after Ecuadorian officials said the Wikileaks founder had finally tested their patience...


Trump says ‘Pro-Life’ but favours exceptions for rape, incest

US President Donald Trump Trump says he opposes abortion except in cases of rape, incest or when the life of the mother is at risk. Hailing from liberal N...


16-year-old illegal immigrant dies in Border Patrol custody

Bowen's defense lawyer, Sean Chapman , said that while some of his client's text messages could be "perceived as racist or offensive", they would not help a ju...


US Treasury defies Congress subpoena for Trump tax records

In response to Neal's earlier requests , Mnuchin has said Democrats merely want to expose Trump's private information for political purposes."For the same reas...


Senator warns of 'overwhelming' Iran strike if USA threatened

Bolton, a longtime advocate of regime change in Tehran. Several Democratic presidential hopefuls took the the Trump administration to task Sunday over its r...


Joe Biden set to launch bid for Democrat nomination

At a boisterous rally in Philadelphia , the former vice-president urged voters to end the mean-spirited pettiness and partisan squabbles that have left America...


Obama-Appointed Judge Upholds House Democrats' Subpoena Over Trump's Taxes

Last year, Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for lying to Congress, as well as fraud, tax evasion and making unlawful campaign contributions, includi...


Trump Threatens 'Official End of Iran' After Baghdad Rocket Incident

In a separate development, a recent report by The New York Times argued that it is Bolton who is behind the creation of a plan, allegedly presented by acting ...


Black transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker fatally shot

Police say Muhlaysia Booker , 23, was found early Saturday on a city street, reports NBC DFW . During the attack, the suspects used homophobic slurs, police s...


Ukraine's Comedian President Takes Office, Says He's Dissolving Parliament

He ditched the idea of a traditional motorcade to his inauguration, walking to the parliament through a park packed with people. Flanked by four bodyguards, the...


8-year-old child returns home after harrowing kidnapping

Surveillance video from a nearby home showed Salem's mother tumbling out of the vehicle after attempting to pull her daughter to safety. Michael Webb, 51, i...


Tight security as Indians vote in final phase of mammoth election

For instance, in the United States election of 2016, majority exit polls predicted a win for Democratic party's Hilary Clinton. Most exit polls on Sunday pred...


U.S. to roll out economic part of Mideast peace plan

The "economic workshop" will bring together government officials and business leaders in an effort to jump-start the economic portion of the peace initiative, w...


Newpaper: Deutsche bank staff eyed Trump, Kushner transactions

Only the Dems get redos!' he had vented. The sources, including former Deutsche Bank anti-money laundering specialist Tammy McFadden , say employees recomm...


Toyota Rebukes Trump for Declaring Auto Imports Pose National Security Threat

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump's action follows an extensive Commerce Department review, which found that imports of automobiles and cer...


Eiffel Tower evacuated after man spotted climbing up its side

The official Twitter account urged visitors to cancel their plans, warning: "The Eiffel Tower is now closed until further notice". Photos posted on social m...


Should Nathuram Godse Be Called A Patriot?

In reply to a query whether the BJP should expel her from the party, Kumar said that "it must be considered". It is worth mentioning that earlier Pragya had als...


Modi's party confident of new India election victory

Up for grabs were 13 seats in Punjab and an equal number in Uttar Pradesh, eight each in Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, nine in West Bengal, four in Himachal Pradesh...


Active pattern coming to the Plains; Brazos Valley severe weather chance Saturday

The storms and rain should be out of here by late Sunday morning. By late morning and into the early afternoon hours, things become a bit more hard. As ...


Democratic Presidential hopeful Buttigieg draws crowd for Fox town hall

Trump throughout his presidency has consistently praised Fox News and criticized coverage by "fake news" media, including The New York Times , Washington Post ...


President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

Amash tweeted: "Contrary to [Attorney General William] Barr's portrayal, Mueller's report reveals that President Trump engaged in specific actions and a pa...


Us Warns Airliners Flying in Persian Gulf Amid Iran Tensions

Violent activity in the region, including the sabotage of several oil tankers and the bombing of a Saudi oil pipeline by Iranian-backed Yemeni forces further fu...


Hancock calls on MPs to pass withdrawal bill

Former Brexit Secretary David Davis said he believes the Conservative Party needs to decide quickly who to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister. Mr Stewa...


Severe weather outbreak could affect millions this weekend across the central US

In eastern Iowa, dense fog is possible as strong thunderstorms take aim. That total on Sunday jumps to 80 million under threat as storms are predicted to mo...


Duchess of Cambridge designs 'magical' garden at Chelsea Flower Show

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge is pictured with co-garden creators Adam White (left) and Andree Davies in the "Back to Nature" garden at the Chelsea Flower S...


Billionaire Commencement Speaker Surprises Grads With Huge Student Loan Announcement

Then the senior class, all male and mostly African-American, erupted in glee. Smith surprised the class by saying he will be paying off their entire student lo...