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Elections Ontario warns Ottawa voters to double-check polling place

That's more than 5.7 million of the 10.2 million eligible to vote, and a milestone for Ontario, which has never had more than 5 million people show up in a pr...


Trump says would be 'positive' to return Russia to G8

Many reporters "are unbelievably dishonest". Trump's tactic of lashing out at reporters and labeling unflattering stories he doesn't like as "fake" has bee...


Merkel predicts 'contentious' G7 summit with Trump

Merkel told the German Bundestag (German parliament) on Wednesday that there is a serious problem with multilateral agreements and that is why there will be con...


Israeli Forces Kill Yet Another Tamimi Family Member

Palestinians burned tires and Israeli troops fired heavy volleys of tear gas Friday to push back large Gaza crowds from the area of the fence separating the blo...


India strikes river, rice deals with China as relations thaw

They also agreed - as decided during their first informal summit at Wuhan in April - to maintain strategic communications through various channels, including ...


Putin visits China: Trump summit up for discussion

China and Russian Federation expanded their ties manifold in recent years as Putin is under increasing pressure from the USA and Europe. "The president's...


Boy plays with inflatable alligator - what happens next is TERRIFYING

It was moments later that Ms Mojica realised the peril. A little boy plays in the back yard of his Orlando area home on a Slip'N Slide type toy with a blow-up...


GOP leader McConnell cancels most of Senate's August recess

Polls show that issue is a top public concern, and Democrats believe the GOP's failed effort to repeal Obama's health care law past year has put Republicans...


UAB ranked No. 1 young university in the US

Aside from MIT, the other universities that made the top five were Stanford University, Harvard University, the California Institute of Technology and the...


Trump meeting with France's Emmanuel Macron postponed

Russia was kicked out of the group, which is now known as the G7, after the Russian annexation of Crimea. US President Donald Trump has grown exhausted of ...


Mueller's latest indictment is a mixed bag for Trump

The Ukraine first started investigating Kilimnik's supposed ties to Russia's intelligence services in August 2016. The charges are related to an effort by h...


White House spokeswoman: I probably have more credibility than media

Our true fans, they're beside us, we're beside them. Just sad. I feel like you guys should have to be better than this". "I don't think [he's] actually kneeli...


Witness saw alligator drag woman into Florida lake, police say

The man said at one point he saw the woman standing near the water with her dogs. "One of her dogs got bit by the gator". Though alligator encounters are fair...


Donald Trump calls for end to Russian expulsion from G7 grouping

New Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Friday he would try to promote "moderate" positions on trade tariffs at a Group of Seven summit where the co...


Bay Area Woman Gored By Bison At Yellowstone National Park

When it crossed the boardwalk, the bison became agitated and charged the crowd, goring Hancock. The animal then immediately left the area, park officials said ....


Bulletproof shields - best gift for USA students? Pennsylvania school actually thought so

Saint Cornelius Catholic School gifted bulletproof inserts to its eighth-graders, allowing them to turn their backpacks into shields in case of a shooting . ...


Judge says Trump should sit for deposition in Summer Zervos case

Mark Kasowitz, a lawyer for Trump, also said on Tuesday that he would seek to block Zervos's lawyers from asking the president about other women who allege they...


Taliban offered unconditional ceasefire to end 16 years of war

John Nicholson, who commands USA forces NATO-led non-combat Resolute Support mission in the country. Afghanistan has been engulfed in a deadly spiral of viole...


Kaepernick's Lawyers Will Try to Subpoena Trump in NFL Collusion Case

Several owners and commissioner Goodell have already been deposed in the case and now Kaepernick's legal team reportedly has its sights set on President Donald...


Ex-Senate aide charged with lying about reporter contacts

A journalist only identified in the indictment as Reporter #2 was alleged to have met with Mr. Wolfe for a three-year period between mid-2014 through Decemb...


Reham Khan opens up about controversial book contents

Reham Khan , a divorced mother-of-three, was a BBC weather presenter. While she didn't name them, Reham insists that there are specific incidents of sexual ...


Bill Clinton says 'Today' interview wasn't his 'finest hour'

He added: "It wasn't my finest hour but the important thing is, that was a very painful thing that happened 20 years ago and I apologised to my family, to Moni...


Trump says he's considering pardon for Muhammad Ali

Army, citing religious reasons after his conversion to Islam. Although Ali's conviction was overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971, it had a massive impact...


Why do kindergarteners need a song about school shootings?

Since 2009, the USA has seen 57 times as many school shootings as six other industrialized nations combined. Cohen also revealed in the thread that her chil...


Melania Trump Denies Talking Stormy Daniels Scandal With Rudy Giuliani

The first lady has responded Thursday. "I don't believe Mrs. Trump has ever discussed her thoughts on anything with Mr. Giuliani", Melania Trump's spokeswom...


Rescuers tirelessly search for 200 missing near Guatemala volcano

Lilian Hernandez wept as she spoke the names of aunts, uncles, cousins, her grandmother and two great-grandchildren - 36 family members in all - missing and pre...


Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte slammed for kissing Filipina before huge audience

Social media was abuzz with photos and videos of Duterte on stage asking an unidentified woman from an audience of Filipinos to kiss him in exchange for a b...


Israel Angry over Argentina’s Cancellation of Football Match

A senior source at Israel's Kan public broadcast corporation told Haaretz on Wednesday that officials at the European Broadcast Union were unhappy that Re...


Trooper stops retired police officer who delivered him 27 years earlier

Bailly responded to a call that Patterson's mother, Karen Patterson, barely made it home after going into labor while out shopping. He named the street, describ...


Could California Shape The Fate Of The Affordable Care Act In November?

Eight states saw their midterm election primaries take place Tuesday, with U.S. President Donald Trump casting a shadow over most of the debates. Democrati...


Top aide to EPA chief Scott Pruitt resigns

The staffer then worked with Chick-Fil-A to set up a call for Pruitt and the CEO because "the Administrator would like to talk about a potential business opp...


Relative of Kitale tycoon among passengers in missing plane

The reports further echoed an earlier report by TUKO.co.ke on Wednesday, June 6 that American citizen Ronald Pinkerton was another passenger on the ill fated pl...


David Koch Steps Down From Enterprise and Conservative Political Group

The move was announced by his brother, Charles Koch , in a letter to employees, stating that David's health has been declining since he was hospitalized last...


Australia's van Marwijk cautious despite warm-up win

But an injury cloud over first-choice centre forward Tomi Juric prompted a recall for the 24-year-old and he has done enough to convince the former Netherla...


Paul Ryan Brushes Back Trump ‘Spygate’ Assertion, Opposes Pardon

I think we have some more digging to do.Wwe are waiting for some more document requests. The Speaker also left himself room to eventually backtrack, if he e...


Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

But his condition deteriorated so badly that an ambulance had to meet him en route, and he was later life-flighted to a hospital. "A normal person who is goin...


UNHCR saddened at heavy loss of life as boat sinks off Tunisia

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) updated the death toll on its Twitter account on Tuesday. "There were around 180 of us on board the boa...


IDF opens fire at two Gazans crossing border with ax, killing one

Palestinian Health Minister Jevad Avad said in a statement that the Israeli act of directly shooting a volunteer nurse who assisted a wounded in the Great Marc...


Campaigners Lose Appeal Over Northern Ireland Abortion Law Challenge

The Deputy President of the Supreme Court, Lord Jonathan Hugh Mance, said that "the present law clearly needs radical reconsideration". With the cabinet reach...


Police chase stolen armored personnel carrier through Richmond

Witnesses sent in video of the armored vehicle racing down Broad Street in Richmond as police gave chase. Although many referred to the vehicle as a tank , i...


Giuliani shrugs off reaction to 'hands and knees' comment on Kim

A public order published today has outlined Sentosa and its Harbourfront linkway to the main island as a gazetted area, where extra security measures such as bo...


Israeli troops shoot dead Palestinian stone-thrower

After initially responding with riot dispersal tools, including rubber bullets and tear gas, a soldier fired live rounds on Tamimi, who was struck in the neck. ...


More US staffers evacuated from China over mystery illness

The foreign ministry said it takes its obligation to protect foreign diplomats seriously and is open to conducting further investigations if requested by the U....


U.S. official charged with taking US$800000 from PRC

Between 2013 and 2017, Hanson frequently traveled between China and the United States , gathering information from military and intelligence conferences and ...


Muslims Overwhelmingly Reject Trump's Iftar Dinner

Many of them announced that they would hold a parallel Iftar dinner outside the White House. According to a CNN report , the leader of the group "American M...


OAS adopts resolution, could bring suspension of Venezuela

In addition, the top USA diplomat called for OAS countries "to apply additional pressure on the Maduro regime, including sanctions and further diplomatic isolat...


US urges China to release Tiananmen crackdown death toll

Although it has been almost three decades, the country has yet to release detailed information on the victims of the fatal governmental crackdown, which continu...


Mysterious ‘sonic attacks’ prompt evacuation of 2 more U.S. staff from China

The US State Department said Wednesday a medical team had been sent to Guangzhou, in southern China, to conduct screenings of all US government employees and fa...


Woman involved in Wildwood beach arrest shares her side of story

But she says the negative responses people have made about her have been upsetting. "If anything, that was after the fact, after I got attacked by the officer",...


Saudi Arabia issues its first driver's licenses to women

People voiced their joy on social media as many posted photos of the newly-issued women's driving licenses. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has finally move...