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US ambassador to Estonia resigns over Trump comments

The post surprised several State Department officials who worked with Melville, describing him as a consummate professional who never let domestic politics im...


MOMO-2 rocket explodes seconds after liftoff

This combo of video grabs provided by Interstellars Technologies shows the failed launch of the rocket MOMO-2 in Taiki, Kokkaido prefecture, on June 30, 2018. S...


US President Donald Trump denies planning to pull out of WTO

Asked about reports that he is considering withdrawing from the WTO, Mr Trump said, he is not talking about pulling out. Axios reported earlier on Frida...


Newsroom shooting suspect had sued newspaper

Ramos, 38, was charged with five counts of murder in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in USA history. "We ask all employees, visitors, patients and...


National Football League coach from Annapolis laments shooting

A sign outside The Annapolis Bookstore, a block from the Maryland State House, starkly expresses the depth of sorrow many are feeling in this quaint wat...


Wave of protests in USA over separation of migrant children

The women chanted slogans such as "we care" and "where are the children" in a largely peaceful standoff with police, who ordered them to leave. They taped the...


U.S. judge orders immediate release of detained Brazilian boy

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Paulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News. Stay up-to-date with the latest n...


Trevor Noah: Result Of Democratic Party Primary In Queens Is 'Insane'

Wide-eyed, she covers her mouth with her hands and appears to scream, "Oh, my God!" Ms Ocasio-Cortez posted on Twitter after Ms Gillibrand's endorsement that ...


Welch opposes Republican-backed immigration proposals in House

But only three days earlier, he urged Republicans to pass a GOP compromise bill on immigration in an all-caps tweet. But Trump's tweet is plainly false. i...


Cops use stun gun on sitting man

The video shows Williams sitting on the curb as male officer Philip Bernot asks him to put his legs straight out in front of him. "I already have already ki...


Parents pray for Thailand youth football team trapped in cave

They had been forced back from that location by rising floodwaters earlier in the week. "I'm feeling happy like I've never felt in a long time". The upbeat ...


Hundreds join 'Families Belong Together' march, rally in Lafayette

The message to President Trump: End the "zero tolerance" immigration policy , which has split children from their parents and detained families crossing the Me...


Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand calls for the elimination of ICE

When CNN's Van Jones asked James Schwab, a former spokesman for ICE's San Francisco division, if he believes the agency should be abolished or shut down, Sc...


USA rallies held against immigration policies

Demanding the administration stop detaining families, end its "zero tolerance" immigration policy and reunite separated families, protesters carried signs readi...


EU's Barnier says progress in Brexit talks but 'big differences remain'

Leaving the summit in Brussels , she said: "We are going to be publishing our White Paper shortly and I want to see the negotiations accelerating and intensify...


Mattis reassures uneasy Japan over U.S.-North Korea talks

Mattis paid his visit to Tokyo amid Japanese concerns that America's suspension of joint military exercises with South Korea to placate North Korea will jeo...


Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead in Burari, investigation on

Every morning, their shop would open by 6, but when it didn't till 7.30 today, a neighbour went to check on the family and was shocked to find majority hanging ...


Gunman angry at Maryland newspaper kills five in targeted attack

The police, who arrived at the scene within a minute of the reported gunfire, apprehended Ramos found hiding under a desk in the newsroom. According to the r...


Thousands of Minnesotans participate in 'Families Belong Together' day of action

Thousands of demonstrators, baking in the heat and boiling mad against United States immigration policy, marched across the country Saturday to protest the sep...


British spies took inexcusable actions after 9/11: lawmakers report

U.S. intelligence agencies used the process of "extraordinary rendition" to send terror suspects for interrogation by security officials in other countries, whe...


Interstellar Technology's second rocket crashes seconds after liftoff in Hokkaido

Momo No. 2 barely lifted off before plummeting back to Earth and erupting in a fireball. The company's president Takahiro Inagawa apologised for the failure a...


Newspaper massacre gunman had ‘vendetta’ against staff over past story

They were all employees at Capital Gazette including four journalists and a sales assistant: Wendi Winters, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith, Gerald Fischman and ...


‘Thank MP for meeting you,’ says BJP MLA to rape victim parents

Thousands of people took to the streets protesting the rape of a 7-year-old girl. The Congress has demanded that the ruling party apologise to the child's par...


BAE wins huge Australian frigate contract

BAE Systems has been chosen to provide new anti-submarine warfare frigates for Australia. "This is the best ship for our purposes, this is the quietest and st...


Thousands Protest At 'Families Belong Together' Marches Nationwide

Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) joined the women on the floor, linking her arms with theirs in solidarity. They shook their fists in the air. Organizers say tha...


European Union leaders plan secure migrant centres

European leaders agreed on Friday morning at 4:40 a.m.to push for screening centers in African countries where asylum claims could be evaluated, thus reducing t...


Crews rescue deaf puppy stuck in hole in Alabama

A seven-week-old deaf puppy has been rescued after a 31-hour ordeal where he was stranded in a deep hole in northern Alabama. While the hole varies in sizes, it...


Trump 'spoke to prank caller for four minutes, didn't realise'

The call was patched through to Trump, despite Sen. The source said Menendez's office informed the White House that he had not talked to the president . Mene...


Oldest living WWII vet's bank account emptied by thieves

Overton Jr. said he noticed something was amiss Wednesday when he attempted to deposit money into his cousin's bank account . The fundraiser provided around-...


Trump Is Reportedly Looking For A Replacement For John Kelly

The infamously mercurial president is once against reportedly going back and forth on whether to keep his chief of staff around, and his communications staff's ...


Protesters march against Trump's immigration policy

L injunction". Rep. Chris Rabb, D-Philadelphia, who was invited to participate in the Harrisburg rally, said the local Families Belong Together organizers w...


Gunman kills five in United States newspaper office

Police, who were on the scene between 60 and 90 seconds after receiving the report , say that the building has been evacuated, and officers are continuing to s...


Trump to announce Supreme Court pick July 9

The Republican game plan for selecting the next member of the Supreme Court was ready to go even before longtime Justice Anthony Kennedy made his retirement...


Los Angeles, New York oppose Trump bid to detain children

The Trump administration has faced severe backlash in recent weeks over its "zero tolerance" immigration policy that seeks to prosecute all adults who cross t...


French rail reform enacted despite months of strikes

The mandatory one-month placement is meant to 'enable young people to create new relationships and develop their role in society, ' according to the French go...


US President Trump hails Supreme Court's support for travel ban

Trump's travel ban bars almost all travelers from five mainly Muslim countries, and some travelers from two other nations. "We express no view on the soundness...


Puerto Rico introduces bill to become US state

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has been flying dogs, cats and horses off the island of Puerto Rico. Fourteen Democrats and 20 Republicans have b...


Suspect in Annapolis shooting ID'd as Jarrod Ramos

The official was briefed on the investigation but was not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. Capital-Gazette owner Tronc s...


Ex-publisher says he warned staffers about alleged gunman

Jarrod Ramos is seen in a police booking photo distributed by the police department in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on June 29, 2018 . He appeared to watch a...


Putin summit to be held in Helsinki

The U.S. approved the sale of defensive weapons to Ukraine, which continues to fight Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country. Another U....


Trump falls for prank call aboard Air Force One

The White House did not respond to repeated requests for comment. On the six-minute call, Melendez claims to be New Jersey Democratic Sen. Melendez contin...


GM may slash American jobs because of Trump tariffs

In its 15-page submission to the Department of Commerce, Toyota echoed GM's sentiments, adding that tariffs "would have a negative impact on all manufacturers...


Queen pulls out of engagement feeling 'under the weather'

Britain's royal family are to move out of the famous front wing of London's Buckingham Palace later this year as part of a multi-million pound building fix pr...


European Union was "set up to take advantage" of US

In his invitation letter to European Union leaders for their summit this Thursday and Friday, Tusk said he wanted them to endorse setting up "regional disemba...


Feds Evict, Arrest Occupy ICE Activists at Portland ICE Facility

Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District of OR said. It quickly grew in size, and the building was closed for safety reasons three days later. Officers said F...


Trump gets prank called by comedian while on Air Force One

Trump responds that he expects to make a decision on a nominee "over the next 12 to 14 days". Menendez, D-N.J., was indicted on federal corruption charges , ...


Canada backs decision to bolster chemical weapons watchdog

The special session is being held in the backdrop of the widespread concern over reports of use of chemical weapons in Malaysia, the UK, Northern Ireland, Syria...


Doug Ford sworn in as Ontario's new premier

Stressing a government "for all the people", Doug Ford gave his first public address as Ontario's 26th premier Friday at an outdoor ceremony, where he pledged...


Morning after mass shooting, Capital Gazette publishes Friday edition

Phil Davis, a reporter who covers courts and crime for the paper, tweeted that the gunman shot out the glass door to the office and fired into the newsroom, se...


Accused women were trained to kill N.Korean, Malaysian prosecutors say

Indonesia's Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam, who face the death penalty if convicted, have pleaded not guilty to murdering Kim in a crowded airport te...