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Almost 400000 ballots mailed to county voters for June election

She was met with a wave of cheers. Looking to Russian Federation itself, an increasing share say the country is a "very serious threat" to the U.S.; 38% say s...


Congress trying to win Karnataka by hook or crook: Amit Shah

BJP chief said during his more than 50,000 km-long journeys criss crossing the State found people's anger against ruling congress government and against Sidda...


Convoy attacked in DRCongo's Virunga wildlife park: spokesman

A female ranger had been killed and two British tourists and a local driver were kidnapped 10km from Goma, according to local station Radio Okapi. "Three people...


Package Bomb Explodes At Southeast Texas Church

The blast did not injure anyone, but Episcopal Bishop of Texas C. Andrew Doyle issued a statement that the neighboring All Saints Episcopal School was evacuat...


Billboard warns those trying to impeach Trump

There is a lot to read these days when you drive down Solomons Island Road in Calvert County. Payne said the man, who owns the billboard, has been posting a...


Weather forecast: Warming up this afternoon

That will make for a cooler start for northern and northwestern areas with temperatures in the low to mid 60s, with upper 60s and low 70s elsewhere. The mountai...


Irish Health Service director resigns amid cancer screening scandal

In a section titled "next steps", the first memo stated: - Pause all letters - Await advice of solicitors - Decide on the order and volume of dispatch to miti...


Trump says he'll speak Tuesday with President Xi of China

Chinese President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser plans to visit Washington for follow-up trade talks after Trump administration officials traveled to Beijing...


Eurovision pulls plug on China after censorship of LGBT act

The termination means the planned Chinese telecast of the second semi-final did not proceed as scheduled and that Mango TV would be unable to broadcast this...


Russia, Iran will continue 'coordination'on N

Deputy Russian foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov met his Iranian counterpart Abbas Araghchi in Tehran where the two sides "agreed to continue close coordination i...


European Union countries to convene with Iran on nuclear deal

Trump's decision to pull out of the Iran deal has left his country diplomatically isolated. Note that the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas and his Frenc...


Exiled Leader Puigdemont Withdraws As Candidate For Catalan Presidency

In a widely shared video on social media, Puigdemont suggested Quim Torra for president, signalling a potential end to months-long wrangling over a new regi...


SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others

Justice Jasti Chelameswar, the second-most senior judge in the Supreme Court , had written a letter to the CJI on Thursday, seeking the reiteration of Justic...


Here's why: Pro-Brexit group fined £70000 by United Kingdom watchdog

Leave.EU co-founder Arron Banks has attacked the decision and threatened to take legal action. This included "a lack of transparency and incorrect reporting a...


Health Investors Aren't Fazed by Early Read on Trump's Drug Plan

The package included provisions to stop price spikes by penalizing pharmaceutical companies that engage in price gouging, and would allow Medicare to negotiate ...


Possible shooting reported at Los Angeles County high school

Student Katharina Smith, 16, says she was driving to school when she saw "a ton of police racing toward school". According to a law enforcement source, multip...


Sexuality educator: Parents should ask children permission before changing their nappies

Child behavior expert Nathalie Brown opined babies can not give their consent for anything let alone for changing diapers because the concept of consent is too ...


Body found in search for indie band singer

Scotland's First Minister is among those to have paid tribute . Scott formed Frightened Rabbit in 2003, after initially planning to start it as a solo pr...


The new CNN poll has some actual good news for Republicans

Trump, who scored a decisive victory in OH over Hillary Clinton in 2016 after Obama carried the state twice, sent a congratulatory Tweet for DeWine, a former ...


Stun grenades fired at Palestinian protesters marking Nakba Day

The US Embassy in Israel changed its Twitter handle to reflect the move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on Thursday, which is due to take place next week. Isra...


Who was Himanshu Roy?

Himanshu Roy completed his studies from St. Xavier's College and was now holding the position of Additional Director General of Police of Maharashtra . He was...


U.S. places travel restrictions on Pakistani diplomats

Pakistan has responded in kind to United States travel restrictions on its diplomatic staff and their families, which goes into effect today. Under the new ...


The world faces risky reality with Iran nuclear deal left for dead

The Iran deal, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, was the thing that stopped the high-stakes drama last time . Indeed, we remain sceptical about how effec...


Kenya Burst Dam Toll Climbs, Search Continues

More than 150 people have been killed and 300,000 displaced in Kenya, where roads, bridges and crops have been swept away, causing millions of dollars of damage...


Protesters warn democracy in danger if Filipino justice ousted

Her spokesperson, Jojo Lacanilao, in a separate statement said the chief justice has chose to take a 15-day "wellness leave". 'We are now a heartbeat away fro...


Ojudu withdraws from Ekiti governorship race

The aspirants canvassed that "direct primary election is more transparent, less monetised and energises the democratic system through the participation and invo...


Tagore returned Nobel Prize in protest against British: Biplab Deb

The chief minister's comment soon garnered criticism from the opposition parties and Twitter users. For past a month, Tripura Chief Minister has become most...


Modi flags BJP's good work, lists Congress 'misdeeds' at Hubballi rally

Taking questions from the young karyakartas on rising political hatred, Shri Modi mentioned how due to political differences, several BJP karyakartas were bruta...


Fortis opts for Munjal-Burman offer in hospital takeover

The board recommendation would now go for shareholder's approval and would also require necessary regulatory approvals. Except Fosun Health, four had made bindi...


Boeing, Airbus Will Lose $39 Billion After Iran Deal Withdrawal — WashPost

A pretty placid response, considering a potential loss of $20 billion. He said the sanctions would target industries mentioned in the deal, including Irans ...


Alberta piles on the pressure with pro-pipeline billboards across BC

Alberta is trying on for size a new tactic in the fight over Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline that British Columbia is dead set against: a billboard cam...


Skeletal remains of foot found in Westport, one mile from Hart Crash

Authorities say they have found skeletal remains inside of a shoe on Wednesday a mile north from the Hart family crash site . Deputies responded to the area ...


DHS denies report Secretary Nielsen considered resigning after Trump criticism

She said Trump was "rightly frustrated that existing loopholes and the lack of congressional action have prevented this administration from fully securing the b...


Washington: Remains of missing girl found after 9 years

Lindsey was 10 years old when she disappeared on June 26, 2009 while walking the half-mile home from a friend's house in McCleary. Lindsey was last seen on Ju...


4.2-magnitude quake hits Northern California

A number of smaller aftershocks-ranging in a magnitude of one to two-hit the area hours after the initial natural disaster. The earth trembled as far south as S...


Seven people dead in Western Australia 'mass tragedy'

Police were called to the rural property in Osmington, around 20km north east of Margaret River, where they discovered seven people deceased in and around the p...


Navdeep Bains wants Detroit airport turban incident to be a learning experience

Bains said security agents at the Detroit airport were "very insistent and very difficult" when he told them he did not want to remove his turban. After a mee...


Aerial Footage Shows Lava Accumulations and Damage to Property in Puna, Hawaii

Hawaii County Civil Defense said all 1900 residents of the Leilani Estates and Laipuna Garden areas, about 40 km east of the crater, had been evacuated. The 13t...


Pentagon Niger Ambush Report Will Not Assign Blame For Soldiers' Deaths

An unclassified eight-page summary was released Thursday... The Pentagon may also unveil really useful modifications, together with larger oversight to make...


United States to keep funding Iran nuclear inspectors

Novikov's comments came soon after President Donald Trump announced that the USA was pulling out of the deal and promised to sign a memorandum to reinstate " ...


Iranians react with sadness, defiance to Trump

Stressing that the JCPOA was in the US' interest as it has significantly rolled back Iran's nuclear programme, he said, "the JCPOA is a model for what diploma...


Utah Jazz fans are Taking Note

According to oddsmakers , the Warriors are favored, as they are getting odds of -200 to win the series. Whichever team comes out of this series will open as ...


10 big moments from Sonam-Anand wedding reception

Thanks so so much for the lovely wishes and the tremendous amounts of love you showered on Anand and me! "You guys did a fantastic job of turning our thoughts i...


Vladimir Putin scores five goals in hockey game featuring ex-NHL stars

Playing for the Legends of Hockey team, which consists of the sport's prominent veterans, Putin was also accompanied by Russia's Defense Minister Sergey Shoyg...


Smith, Warner cleared for club cricket

Sacked Australian skipper Steve Smith and his former deputy David Warner have been cleared to play grade cricket in Sydney . "The opportunity for us is to...


Rudy Giuliani Just Lost His Day Job

But he now has made a decision to officially step down from the firm. But in a statement on Thursday, the former New York City mayor said he meant to perman...


Militant Group Stones Woman to Death

The court ruled that Shukri Abdullahi Warsame, who was accused of marrying 11 times, without divorcing previous husbands, should be killed by stoning. The new...


Trump threatens to revoke journalists' press credentials

During his campaign, Trump also barred reporters from certain news organizations, including The Washington Post and the Des Moines Register , from covering...


Almost 70% of Colorado Dispensaries Recommend Cannabis to Pregnant Women, Study Says

Metz said the study used a "mystery caller approach", with the caller reaching out to 465 Colorado dispensaries. The American College of Obstetricians and Gy...


Saudi intercepts missiles over Riyadh

This photo released on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows flames rising after an attack in an area known to have numerous ...