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Trump confirms North Korean leader headed to NY

The White House said Tuesday that Mr. Trump "continues to actively prepare" for the president's "expected summit " with Kim Jong Un in Singapore. General K...


Father of 'spiderman' rescue child was 'out playing Pokemon Go'

In the shocking video, the 22-year-old spots the child who is hanging from a balcony and begins to pull himself up balcony by balcony to the loud cheers o...


North Carolina TV anchor, photographer dies after tree falls on SUV

The fire chief said the roots of the 3-foot diameter tree were loosened in ground saturated because of a week's worth of rain. "It's the first time I met eith...


Philippines says it told China of 'red lines' in sea feud

Several US officials who declined to be named said the two US warships came within 12 nautical miles of the Paracel Islands, maneuvering near Tree, Lincoln, T...


Trump 'truly believes in North Korea's economic potential'

He added: "I truly believe North Korea has brilliant potential and will be a great economic and financial Nation one day". Mr Kim and Mr Trump's initial dec...


Russian Oligarch, After Visa Troubles in Britain, Surfaces in Israel

Abramovich had faced unusually long delays in renewing his United Kingdom visa, which had expired, sources told the Reuters news agency. As a new citizen, Abr...


Kilauea Volcano In Hawaii Has Covered Almost 4 Square Miles In Lava

An aerial view of two storage warehouses, part of the Puna Geothermal Venture's facility, are consumed by an eruption by reactivated fissure 6 in Pahoa, Hawa...


Flash floods rush through Ellicott City, Maryland, trapping residents

Located in the valley of the Patapsco River, a major waterway flowing to Chesapeake Bay, Ellicott City is known for its flood-prone location as much as its hist...


Woman slips note asking for help to get away from her boyfriend

The note read, "Call the cops, my boyfriend is threatening me". Authorities say Floyd prevented the woman from leaving home for two days. The worker quietly...


Flash floods rip through MD city

I do encourage everybody to stay away from Ellicott City, if you're not there. Two people died in the floods on July 30, 2016 . Another round of rain is expect...


Britain's May refuses to relax Northern Ireland abortion rules

The vote will remove a 1983 amendment that required Irish authorities to defend the lives of a woman and a fetus equally on nearly all abortions. The 31-ye...


Trump Says US-North Korea Talks Could be Back on

Preparations for Donald Trump's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un are back on, following a meeting today (May 26) between Kim and South Korea's Moon J...


Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

President Donald Trump is twisting the words of his predecessor's national intelligence director as part of his stepped-up effort to trash the credibility of ...


Surreal scenes as floodwater rapids roar through historic Maryland city

Others said they gathered in the second storey of a building to anxiously watch the seething waters. Governor Hogan said state and local rescue workers, as we...


Harvey Weinstein charged with rape by NY police

The NYPD did the same, stating it "thanks these courageous survivors who have come forward". "The NYPD thanks these courageous survivors for their courage to ...


Lega Party Calls on Italian President to Elect New Parliament

Italy's president was accused last night of pandering to Brussels and the markets after he vetoed western Europe's first populist government. Luigi Di Maio, F...


A Mormon Missionary Held in a Venezuelan Prison Is Coming Home

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch , who was also at the Oval Office meeting, said earlier on Saturday in a statement that Holt's release followed two years of inte...


Teacher who helped stop IN school shooting played DE at Southern Illinois

The suspect was not injured. Jason Seaman was released from Indiana University Health on Saturday (May 26) afternoon, CBS affiliate WTTV reports. "Here we...


Trump sees 'brilliant potential' for N. Korea as summit prep continues

Both Pyongyang and Washington are pressing ahead on plans for a summit after Trump pulled out of the proposed June 12 meeting on Thursday, only to reconsider th...


Gaza officials: 86 hurt by Israeli fire in border protest

The incident happened east of the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, a ministry spokesman said. It said troops responded with tear gas and live fire....


Now Ireland has legalised abortion, what happens next?

Varadkar wants to remove the current language on abortion, paving the way for terminations up to 12 weeks into a pregnancy and only in very limited circumstance...


Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

But it's a race where lots can happen, you can never get content even if things are looking good and you've got a quick vehicle. Afterward, Powers shared anot...


Yulia Skripal: Russia claims poison victim was forced to make statement

Britain says the Russian state poisoned the Skripals with a Soviet-designed nerve agent dubbed Novichok. Yulia Skripal, who is under the protection of the Bri...


Family grateful for Utah man's 'miracle' Venezuela release

Venezuela had not discussed the nature of the talks with Mr Corker, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, but said they were "good news for th...


Trump to Spare Chinese Telecom ZTE from Collapse

The ban would bar ZTE from conducting business with American companies and would ban all sales within the USA for seven years. Scaling back the ban on sales to ...


Putin says 'all is not lost' to save Iran nuclear deal

President Donald Trump canceled a June 12 meeting in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Putin, 65, won his fourth term in office in March by a ...


Two Indians killed, 8 missing as cyclone Mekunu devastates Yemen's Socotra

Yemen said that of those missing, 8 were Indian sailors who were at the island's port when the cyclone struck. Civil Defense teams in Najran urged residents t...


Ireland poised to overturn abortion ban in landmark referendum: polls

Facebook and Google have both taken steps to restrict or remove ads relating to the referendum in a move created to address global concerns about social media...


Death toll from south India protests rises to 13

In March 2013, many people living near the plant had complained of breathing difficulty, nausea and throat infection. According to a report in The Hindu , ...


The stench of Michael Cohen's consulting business grows

When it was revealed that a US firm with ties to Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg had paid Michael Cohen half a million dollars , the firm, Columbus Nova, ...


Several airlines hold off listing Taiwan as part of China

Tension between democratic Taiwan and its big neighbour has increased in recent months, with China suspicious the administration of President Tsai Ing-wen wan...


IN middle schooler with two guns shoots teacher, student

Seaman reportedly tackled the shooter and was able to swat away the weapon. Jason Seaman, a former defensive lineman at Southern Illinois , was the teacher ...


Ireland abortion referendum: PM hails 'quiet revolution'

Ireland's government has vowed to adopt legislation liberalizing abortion protocols in the event of a "Yes" victory. An RTE/Behaviour & Attitudes survey put ...


This Russian unit is being blamed for downing Malaysian Flight MH17

Dutch prosecutors investigating the disaster said earlier on Thursday that a missile system from the 53rd anti-aircraft brigade of the Russian Armed Forces had ...


Baby Dies In Hot Car After Dad 'Forgets About Her'

Police say that Matt Barker dropped off Katera and her five-year-old sibling at daycare on Wednesday morning, but didn't realize that Katera was still in the au...


Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

Under the agreement, ZTE will oust its management team, hire American compliance officers and pay a fine - on top of Dollars 1 billion it's already paid for s...


Iran nuclear deal 'in intensive care' as signatories meet in Vienna

On Thursday, the USA imposed sanctions against nine Iranian and Turkish individuals and companies as well as a number of aircraft providing goods and services t...


Lava from Kilauea volcano enters ocean, creates toxic cloud

After two weeks of eruptions, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano became more risky over the weekend. "At any time, activity may again become more explosive, increasin...


Trump looks at tariffs on vehicle imports

The United States Department of Commerce issued a statement yesterday announcing that "following a conversation with President Donald J. Trump , U.S. Earlier T...


Ireland votes in historic abortion referendum

They called it a once-in-a-generation opportunity to liberalize some of Europe's strictest abortion rules. Voters arrive and leave St. Patrick's Boys Nati...


Judge Rules 30-Year-Old Must Move Out of Parents' Home

A NY state judge has backed a couple's battle to kick their 30-year-old son out of their home because he has not contributed toward household expenses or helped...


Three lava flows reach coast as volcanic eruption batters Hawaii

Lava is entering the ocean off Hawaii from a third flow, marking the third week of a volcanic eruption that has opened up almost two dozen vents, destroyed b...


U.S. denies deadly strike on Syria army base

It did not report any casualties. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says none of the fatalities were Syrian nationals but foreign fighte...


Iran Demands Oil, Bank Guarantees From The EU By End-May

Ahead of the US exit, French President Emmanuel Macron said two pillars of its policy going forward include addressing Iran's ballistic missile program and it...


Former NAACP leader exposed as white faces fraud charges

Dolezal has been accused of first-degree theft by welfare fraud, second-degree perjury and false verification for public assistance. Diallo had failed to repor...


MH17: Netherlands, Australia hold Russian Federation responsible for downing plane

On July 17, 2014, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200, with the flight number MH17, took off from Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to the Malaysian capital of Kuala L...


At Least Two Wounded After Shooting at Indiana Middle School

Authorities declined to provide their conditions. According to his LinkedIn page, Seaman was also the seventh grade football coach at the school, where he h...


Donald Trump makes accusation of spying against FBI

This claim is completely unsupported by the facts as we know them. It told Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee to mind their own business, which...


Russians with residency not hit by United States sanctions

Rusal's troubles began on April 6 when the United States gave buyers a deadline of 30 days to exit dealings with the company, before transactions in dollars w...


Jets Chairman Chris Johnson Says He’ll Pay Any League Anthem-Related Fines

All professional football players must stand for the national anthem ahead of National Football League games to "show respect" for the American flag, NFL ...