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Dead, 70 Injured in Turkish Train Derailment

The Health Ministry put the number of fatalities at 10 and the number of people injured at 73. The train, with 362 passengers and six crew members on board, h...


Flake: 'Concern' about what Trump might promise Putin

But he added: "I'm glad that the president is talking to Vladimir Putin ". He meets the Russian leader in Helsinki as the finale of a trip with earlier stops i...


UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned

Brexit Secretary Davis turned in his resignation arguing he would not be the best person to deliver on the Government's latest Brexit blueprint because he did n...


U.K. Brexit Secretary David Davis resigns

In his resignation letter, Mr Davis said the "current trend of policy and tactics" was making it look "less and less likely" that Brexit would deliver on the re...


Defense lawyers ask to move Manafort trial, cite publicity

Manafort was on house arrest from October to June 15, when a federal judge revoked his bail and sent him to jail pending his trial, citing new obstruction charg...


Thai cave rescue mission: What you need to know

Four of the 12 schoolboys trapped inside a cave in Thailand had their first breath of fresh air in two weeks after they were rescued in a dramatic operation. Th...


Tropical Storm Chris could become hurricane

The storm is forecast to come within 395 miles to the west-northwest of Bermuda at 2pm on Wednesday, its closest point within the next 72 hours. The Barbados ...


Trump's Mar-a-Lago files request to hire 40 foreign workers

According to applications filed this week with the U.S. Labor Department, Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 40 waiters and waitresses at $12.68 an hour and 21 cooks ...


Giuliani: 'No concerns' about Cohen cooperating with investigators

Giuliani and Trump allies have repeatedly pointed to the anti-Trump texts of the two Federal Bureau of Investigation lovebird agents working on the case. "Well...


Trump to meet worried NATO heads, then Putin

A third of active-duty USA military troops overseas - more than 60,000 - are stationed in Europe, including 35,000 in Germany, 12,000 in Italy, 8,500 in the U...


Trump to be greeted with 'Trump baby' blimp in London

A giant balloon dubbed "Trump baby" has been given all-clear to be flown over Whitehall during US President Donald Trump's visit next week . The planned ...


Japan executes cult leader and followers behind gas attack

Last year, a court ruled that the Aum Shinrikyo no longer posed a threat to the public. Six other cult members were also hanged. The six others executed on ...


50 deaths in Quebec attributed to heat as hot, humid weather subsides

CNN meteorologist Taylor Ward said the region has seen record high temperatures and high humidity since Sunday. "We're inviting the population to be vigilant f...


Collins must scrutinize, ask hard questions of Supreme Court nominee

Angus King, a ME independent, to closely scrutinize any nominee. Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski because she is an outspoken social conservative who some o...


Giuliani: Trump 'did not originally know' about Stormy Daniels payment

He reportedly told a friend over the phone that he did not think Trump would use a presidential pardon for him. "He has to prepare for the possibility that he...


England are still improving - Gareth Southgate

Dave Awde, a 30 year old Preston fan, of Kirkham, said: "I can't remember a time when England were good enough to reach a semi-final, this is fantastic". It was...


Thai cave rescue: 'D-day' for trapped boys

Divers were assigned at 10 a.m. local time, and the rescue will start as soon as possible, officials said. "We are giving them a physical examination". 'If we...


Trump teases pick for Supreme Court

Amy Coney Barrett , a judge on a Chicago appeals court, could be on President Trump's list of Supreme Court picks. And I will devote all my energies to ensuri...


Dead, Dozens Missing As Chinese Tourist Boat Sinks Off Thailand

Some 48 passengers and crew members were rescued before the boat sank. A Chinese relative cries at the Vachira Phuket Hospital in Phuket on July 8, 2018, ...


British wedding guests forced to get creative to watch World Cup

Kane, 24, made his way into the stand following the game and picked up a mobile phone. "Contained them. Then we needed to score, (we) scored first, controlled t...


Two US destroyers sail into Taiwan Strait: Taiwan gov't

The decision to name Taiwan, "Chinese Taipei" instead of "Taiwan, China " is innovative, however, because this is Taiwan's official name in worldwide organizat...


How a father planned the execution of his two children

A woman in her 30s, believed to be the children's mother, arrived shortly after police. Two handguns were found at the Normanhurst property. "The 68-year-ol...


N. Korea, U.S. differ on results of Pompeo's latest visit

The North's statement said officials had presented Mr. Pompeo with a personal letter to Mr. Trump to convey hopes that the "magnificent relations and feelings...


New migrant policy shouldn't turn EU into fortress: Merkel

Kurz said the two sides agreed Germany's plans at the border would not harm Austria . Under pressure from the CSU, Merkel has been scrambling to get an EU-...


North Korea nuclear deal: Pompeo sees 'progress' after talks

Pompeo has the crucial task of dispelling growing skepticism over how seriously Kim is about giving up his nuclear arsenal and translate the upbeat rhetoric fol...


USA invokes new tariffs on China, launching full-fledged trade war

Other governments express similar complaints toward Beijing, but Washington has alienated potential allies by raising import duties on steel, aluminum and autos...


Woman begging people not to call ambulance gains national attention

The 45-year-old woman was coming off the Orange Line train at Massachusetts Avenue on Friday afternoon, when she miscalculated her step and her leg went through...


US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits — APNewsBreak

The Army, however, could not provide VOA with specific details of individuals' security checks due to privacy laws. The program allows the military to recruit n...


Beers And Cheers As England Fans Go Wild Over Win

The song, which includes the lyrics "football's coming home, it's coming home", was originally released in 1998 for the the European Championships in 1996. "I a...


US Service Member Killed in Apparent Insider Attack, Two Wounded

Additional information will be released as appropriate, the Resolute Support said. Insider attacks by Afghan security forces on coalition troops working along...


Trump's SCOTUS nominee could make or break the Missouri Senate race

While Trump has placed Kavanaugh, a polished former Kennedy clerk and Yale Law School graduate, near the top of his list, he has also been asking several friend...


Former Fox News executive joins Trump staff

The president considered numerous candidates for the communications slot since longtime aide Hope Hicks left the White House in March. But with Shine's Fox N...


Evacuations ordered near Goleta; wildfire burns several buildings, threatens homes

The area is north of where the Thomas Fire raged last December - that blaze destroyed more than 1,000 buildings in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties . "Preven...


French minister calls for calm after night of violence in Nantes

Youths clashed with police in the northwestern neighborhood of Breil where the killing took place, lobbing Molotov cocktails, before the unrest spread to two ot...


Fears as Israel looks set to demolish Bedouin village

Some climbed onto the bulldozer in protest. One global activist managed to chain himself to the bulldozer itself. Israel has faced mounting global condemnatio...


Pompeo emphasizes 'progress' as North Korea pans talks

The visit came a week after reports surfaced detailing concerns among US intelligence officials that North Korea was not taking steps to dismantle its nucle...


At least 38 killed, 50 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan

About 168,000 people were ordered from their homes in nine prefectures, due to the risk of landslides and flooding, and 1.2 million more were advised to leave a...


Mother Teresa's charity sold babies: Indian police

Police said they recovered 65,000 rupees in cash from Indwar that they suspected was part of the amount paid by the couple, Saurabh Kumar Agrawal and Preeti Agr...


Pompeo, North Korean official express need to 'clarify' their positions

The North's statement came hours after Pompeo wrapped up two days of talks with senior North Korean officials without meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ...


Man assaults teen wearing 'MAGA' hat at San Antonio Whataburger restaurant

A man, identified afterward as Kino Jimenez , apparently walked up to a group of teenagers and proceeded to throw a drink at 16-year-old Hunter Richards . O...


Cal Fire: One killed in Klamathon Fire burning in Siskiyou County

According to CAL FIRE's Siskiyou Unit, the Klamathon Fire started on the afternoon of July 5 two miles southeast of Hornbrook. Winds quickly spread the fire...


Water supply at 'constant risk of restrictions'

It will come into place at 8am on Friday and will be in place until midnight on July 31. A hosepipe ban means that it is illegal to use a hose, whether it's...


New mayor shaking up politics in northern city

Perhaps the British mayor should have checked the calendar. His tweet, in which he declared the date of Trump's visit - July 13 - "Mexico Solidarity Day" wa...


Protester who climbed Statue of Liberty charged in federal court

A Fourth of July protester who scaled the base of the Statue of Liberty in what prosecutors call a "dangerous stunt" will face a judge in NY. Therese Pat...


Scott Pruitt resigns at EPA; Andrew Wheeler to take over

He also tasked members of his staff with personal assignments, including finding him another apartment, getting his tickets to sporting events and trying to hel...


5 insane numbers from the 2018 World Cup

Zlatan continued: "But they believe in themselves and have a strong sense within the group". Charmaine Smith, 36, who lives in the suburb of Erdington, will b...


North Carolina man who challenged black family's use of pool loses job

When Abhulimen asked Bloom for an apology, he walked away. A lawyer says a white man who challenged a black mother's use of a neighborhood pool has had to lea...


Remember That Nasty Trump-Warren 'Pocahontas' Feud? It's Back

The president said reporters wouldn't want to cover other prospective presidential candidates in 2020 besides him and as an example, he mentioned Warren, alth...


With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed

This is the fourth round of negotiations that failed between rebel groups and Russian military. Fighters battling a government-led offensive in southern Syria...


Woman who accused Trudeau of groping breaks her silence

The National Post spoke with both the then publisher and then editor of the small newspaper as part of its investigation into the alleged incident, published...