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Kabul explosion kills 40 at gathering of clerics

The High Peace Council also condemning the attack said Afghan people will work for peace and stability despite all the challenges they may face in this way. "It...


Two Kids, Two Adults Dead at Scene of Mansion Fire

He said that the body of a man was found outside the home and the body of another adult and two children were found inside. Three charred bodies, including tw...


Presidency reacts to Service Chiefs' walk out during Buhari's 2019 campaign launch

The party dismissed the "Next Level" campaign adopted by Buhari's 2019 slogan, noting that the president failed to deliver on his promises. According to the m...


President Trump to pardon Thanksgiving turkeys ‘Peas’ and ‘Carrots’

This helps scientists to better understand how turkeys respond to health challenges, Dalloul told Live Science. Peas, one of the South Dakota-bred turkeys tha...


Holstered gun stops bullet fired at officer during deadly Chicago hospital shooting

Superintendent Eddie Johnson said there was an argument in the auto park between Lopez and Dr O'Neal at around 3.30pm yesterday. "The city of Chicago lost a...


President Trump Calls California Rep. "Little Adam Schitt" in Tweet

The president's legal team doesn't expect to answer any additional questions from Mueller beyond a few follow-ups, though they have no assurances from Mueller t...


US Senator Calls for Probe Into Ivanka Trump Private Email Use

A review into her emails revealed she had used her private address to contact government officials. The Post , citing anonymous sources, said the discovery w...


Trump's asylum ban for illegal entrants halted by judge

The Department of Homeland Security did not immediately comment on the ruling, which will remain in effect for one month barring an appeal. Many plan to make ...


Terror as Chicago skyscraper lift plunges 84 floors when cable snaps

The unthinkable happened for six visitors to Chicago's fourth tallest skyscraper when a cable snapped, dropping them dozens of stories before becoming trapped i...


Baby girl died in NSW before being found on Gold Coast beach

Emergency workers were called to an unresponsive infant at Staghorn Avenue, the Esplanade. I don't know how long for. "We will set out trying to find that out t...


Dad charged after girl, 6, strangles baby brother with seat belt

Before running into a store to buy clothes, he made sure the air conditioner was running, set up a movie for the kids to watch and gave them snacks. But there...


Plastic-filled sperm whale carcass washes ashore in Indonesia

Social Media / Reuters Plastic found in the whale's stomach. The 9.5-metre whale was found late Monday near the Wakitobi National Park in southeast Sulawesi...


Caravan forces short-term shutdown on US border as DHS boosts security

The federal government estimates the number of migrants could soon swell to 10,000. A Department of Homeland Security official, speaking on condition of anony...


The Real Reason California Has More Wildfires Than Finland

People in Finland have been left bemused after Donald Trump said the country's use of " raking " techniques helped prevent forest fires. "I was with the pre...


Bomb blast at religious scholar gathering in Afghanistan kills at least 40

A local affiliate of the IS group claimed a suicide bombing in June that targeted a meeting of the country's top religious body in the capital. The death to...


Philippines rolls out red carpet for China leader

The dispute over the resource-rich South China Sea, a key transit route for billions in trade, led to a freeze in Manila-Beijing relations, which thawed with Du...


Trump to rally in Tupelo ahead of Senate runoff

Trump for President, Inc.in a press release. Hyde-Smith was appointed in April to fill the Senate seat vacated by Republican Sen. Hyde-Smith, who's facing off a...


Man, 42, dies after stingray contact at beach in Hobart's east

Friends pulled him from the water but attempts to resuscitate the man, who suffered a cardiac arrest, were unsuccessful. Tasmania Police said emergency serv...


Russian Federation says US senators meddling in election of next Interpol head

Russian authorities have leveled new accusations at British-based financier Bill Browder , saying the vocal Kremlin critic is now suspected of involvement in t...


Peace Deal Crucial Before Elections: High Peace Council

In the three months following Pompeo's visit, the Taliban demonstrated their resilience even as the USA military continued its focus on training and advising th...


The truth about Donald Trump's Bin Laden 'prediction'

Instead, as the president said in a Fox News interview that aired Sunday, they were just more carping from a "Hillary Clinton fan". McRaven had said the pre...


Spain rocks the boat with demand for Brexit veto over Gibraltar

A Downing Street spokesperson, meanwhile, has ruled out any concessions on Britain's part saying that "The draft withdrawal agreement agreed last week covers ...


Trump knocks admiral who led Bin Laden raid

The increasing tensions between the Washington and Islamabad follows a Fox News interview on Sunday, which saw the billionaire tycoon say "everybody in Pak...


Airbnb to remove West Bank settlement rental listings

Israeli settlement watchdog Peace Now also lauded the decision, saying the company was in line with the rest of the world in "distinguishing between sovereign I...


Mexicans PROTEST Central American Migrants as Thousands Arrive in Tijuana — CARAVAN CHAOS

The San Ysidro port of entry "processes 20,000 pedestrians and 70,000 vehicles moving from Tijuana to San Diego each day", which is "more traffic than any in th...


Seth Moulton, Stephen Lynch sign letter opposing Nancy Pelosi as speaker

Pelosi spent Friday meeting with some of these incoming freshmen, a continuation of outreach she has been conducting since House Democrats prevailed in the midt...


Houthi rebels say they want to freeze military operations in Yemen

Trump, in an interview that aired Sunday, made clear that the audio recording, supplied by the Turkish government, would not affect his response to the October ...


Chicago police: Officer shot at hospital

A massive police operation began after reports of an active shooter and multiple victims. Multiple victims were reported, but it was not immediately clear how...


San Francisco Chokes on Toxic Air as Wildfires Rage

In the community of Chico, just west of Paradise, volunteers had erected a tented encampment for others forced from their homes. "We are with you!" This means...


Democrats File Lawsuit Challenging Acting AG Matthew Whitaker Appointment

All three senators sit on the Senate Judiciary Committee and are arguing that Whitaker's appointment violates the Constitution's Appointment Clause "advice an...


Colorado man gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 girls

Chris Watts pleaded guilty to all of the charges against him: five counts of murder in the first degree; three counts of tampering with a deceased human body;...


New Jersey couple tragically killed on the way to their own wedding

The Council Borough of Fanwood, New Jersey, where Schurtz's mother Karen worked as a councilwoman also paid tribute on Facebook . In her obituary, Schurtz is...


White House threatens to suspend CNN reporter's pass again when order expires

Upon arrival at the White House, Acosta sauntered up to a gaggle or reporters, smugly smiled, and then asked his friends, "Do you want to ask a question or.?" ...


Israel's Netanyahu makes 'last effort' to save government

Tuesday's ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has been criticized widely by lawmakers from across the political spectrum, while Israeli residents in the Gaza...


Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

He told Trump that "leaders in authoritarian countries like Russia, China, Venezuela, now repress the media using your words". "I did not know that", Trump sa...


Trump suggests Californians should rake forests to prevent deadly wildfires

The Finnish President told the newspaper that he meant to convey that although Finland is covered by forests, the nation has a good monitoring system which has ...


United Kingdom has intense week of Brexit negotiations ahead: PM May

Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said his party would vote against May's deal when it came to parliament, but distanced himself from calls for a so-ca...


US, allies to bring electricity to most of Papua New Guinea

The back-and-forth on a cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, the capital, suggested the world's biggest economies remained far from a deal to end a damaging tr...


Trump says Pakistan doesn't do 'damn thing' for US

In September the following year, US National Security Adviser John Bolton said the military aid suspension to Pakistan was not taken lightly by the Trump admini...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Declares War on White, Moderate Democrats

Ocasio-Cortez has since backtracked from the thrust of the issue, tweeting that her apartment situation is being sorted out and she's "working it out". Ocasio...


Amritsar Attack Updates: 3 dead, 20 injured; NIA team reaches blast site

He appealed to people of Punjab to maintain 'to maintain peace in wake of Amritsar bomb blast.' He said, "I urge them not to panic and to remain calm". Becaus...


Submarine which disappeared with 44 crew is found one year later

A noise detected a few hours after the submarine disappeared is believed to have been the sound of the vessel imploding, the Argentine navy claimed. The disco...


Brexit chaos continues as UK's Theresa May warns against a leadership change

It also found a second referendum would be a close call , with Remain beating Leave by 45pc to 43pc, with 10pc of respondents saying they had "had enough o...


British Prime Minister Theresa May: Ousting me risks delaying Brexit

It's the year that people dial (emergency number) 999 because KFC ran out of chicken", he told Sky News . The Sunday Telegraph reported that former Tory ...


Jamal Khashoggi murder ordered by Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman

In his remarks, the president spoke of Saudi Arabia as "a truly spectacular ally in terms of jobs and economic development". "I'm president - I have to ta...


Amber Rudd Appointed As The New Work And Pensions Secretary

The appointment follows the departure of Esther McVey yesterday over her refusal to back the government's draft Brexit deal. Ms Rudd called on her colle...


May says no alternative to Brexit plan as opponents do the numbers

Jacob Rees-Mogg outside Parliament explaining his decision to send a letter of no confidence to the Conservative backbench 1922 committee. "Actually these neg...


Israel coalition likely to fall as MKs veto Bennett appointment

Mr Netanyahu raised the spectre of the collapse of a Likud-led government in 1992, which led to Labour taking power and signing the Oslo Accords agreement with ...


Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend and homeless man

Less than an hour after the couple set up the page to solicit donations, McClure sent a text message to a friend acknowledging the story was "completely made up...


Trump visiting California after wildfires claim further lives

The deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history, the so-called Camp Fire , has now claimed 71 lives. The fire was reported to have move...