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Royal family: Queen and Prince Philip to miss Prince Louis' christening

Earlier, the little royal showed off her good manners as she shared a polite handshake with the Archbishop of Canterbury as she arrived for the christening . N...


Trump stuns NATO with demand to double defence spending

NO!" Hannity pointed out that Germany is spending billions of dollars on an energy pipeline between them and Russian Federation, and that the country's former...


Tragic mum exposed to a high dose of novichok

Both she and Rowley were admitted to Salisbury District Hospital, the same hospital where the Skripals were treated. British police say a woman in England has...


US, Saudi Arabia Discuss Keeping Oil Market Supplied After Iran Sanctions

The country supplied 18.4 million tonnes of crude oil between April 2017 and January 2018, but latest figures showed India's oil imports had declined by 15.9% i...


Japanese nurse poisons 20 patients

Ayumi Kuboki (31), a former nurse at Oguchi Hospital in Yokohama, Japan , has been charged with the murder of two elderly patients, Sozo Nishikawa (88) and Nob...


England hold their heads high despite pain of World Cup loss

England were the favourites heading in to the semifinal, but it wasn't to be, and those watching at home were left distraught, some in tears. England's 1-0 a...


Nevada Judge Halts Execution Set To Use Experimental Drug Cocktail

This would be the first time that fentanyl, one of the central drugs in the United States opioid epidemic, has been used in an execution in the USA, and it li...


Exhausted and battered, Croatia reaches its 1st World Cup final

France has been one of the most complete sides in the tournament , topping Belgium in the semifinal round. It seemed that after making its way to the final, th...


Monster crocodile finally caught after 10 years on the run

NT Parks and Wildlife wrote on Facebook the reptile was removed "to help prevent human interaction in the more populated areas". "We've called it a lot of thi...


United Kingdom plans maximum fine for Facebook over data breach

The company has promised to introduce reforms to its policies before local elections in Britain next year. The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) sla...


PayPal Apologizes for Demanding Payment From Dead Woman

Lindsay, 37, had first been diagnosed with breast cancer about a year and a half earlier, but it spread to her brain and lungs. A widower has revealed his h...


Israel shoots down Syrian drone with Patriot missile

This trade, as reported by the Israeli press , would have Netanyahu offering to see Russian Federation given full relief from US-imposed sanctions in return fo...


China trade war sinks the Australian dollar, Wall Street, oil and gold

Less than a week into the trade war with China , President Trump is already thinking about levying more tariffs against goods imported from that nation to ...


Trump hails Boris Johnson as ‘a friend’

Some euroskeptic lawmakers dream of replacing May with a staunch Brexiteer such as Johnson , a populist, polarizing figure who has never made a secret of his a...


Honeymooner dies after crashing into wife while zip-lining

Two ambulances rushed to the site of the zip line , located in the French Harbor neighborhood near a highway that stretches to the north side of the island, Gue...


Trump pushes allies for immediate military spending increase

With tensions in the Western alliance running high over Trump's trade tariffs on European steel and his demands for more contributions to ease the burden on U...


Manafort treated as prison ‘VIP’ with his own bathroom, shower, and phone

But on Tuesday, Manafort resisted being moved to Alexandria , arguing that while the city jail would be more convenient, he did not want to adjust to new circu...


Woman accidentally stole auto, kept it for two weeks

Unfortunately, instead of her auto, she had gotten into another black vehicle. Both vehicles used a keyless entry remote, similar to this one. While they de...


Gareth Southgate lookalike wants England manager KNIGHTED as Croatia game looms

Supporters are now copying the fashion trailblazer and posting pictures of themselves on social media using the hashtag #WaistcoatWednesday . Now the likes of ...


Recently-crowned World's Ugliest Dog dies

Zsa Zsa , an English bulldog, stands on stage after winning The World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, north of San Francisco, California. She lived lif...


China says it will hit back at USA for ‘completely unacceptable’ tariffs

Chamber of Commerce. Beijing immediately responded with its own tariffs on USA goods worth $ 34 billion . The list is subject to two months of finalization ...


American woman, 27, killed by stray bullet outside Mexico City restaurant

Through the first four months of 2018, Chicago had 154 murders and Mexico City was at 382-but the Mexican capital population is 8.8 million compared with Chicag...


Pence Cheers 'Pro-Life Administration' While Dodging Q's On Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh. President Donald Trump's upcoming nomination of a new U.S. Supreme Court justice has everyone talking about the possibility of Roe v. Wade bein...


Trump administration cuts grants that help consumers get ACA coverage

Trade rhetoric has been escalating between the US and the rest of the world, including key American allies. Beijing has said it would hit back against Wash...


Palestinians to keep paying prisoner stipend despite…

The team of officials, led by presidential advisor/son-in-law Jared Kushner, travelled to the region last month but found their proposals unlikely to be impleme...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: Energy deal makes Germany a Russian captive, says Donald Trump

Trump is reportedly considering imposing sanctions on the five European countries involved in the pipeline project. She said Germany could make "independent d...


Facebook faces maximum fine in British Cambridge Analytica inquiry

Justice Department, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission . The UK's ICO - aka the Information Commissioner's Office - on...


Myanmar: Court charges Reuters journalists with obtaining secret state documents

Before he was dragged away by officers, Kyaw Soe Oo exchanged words with his daughter, a toddler, who had been waiting behind barbed wires before the court hear...


Turkey: President to make top military appointments

After taking the oath , Erdogan plans to visit the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the modern, secular, Turkish Republic. But Cemil Erte...


Facebook hit with first fine in Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal

The penalty could be just the first in what might become several fines for Mark Zuckerberg as the Information Commissioner's. Updating on her investigation ...


The funniest reactions to Jeremy Hunt no longer being Health Secretary

He attacks May's plans in terms that, one imagines, were sharpened after No10 purposefully made a statement about his resignation before he had published his ow...


Fifth boy removed from Thailand cave as rescue mission continues

Rescuers have been rushing to extract the boys, ages 11-16, and their 25-year-old coach from the cave as the annual monsoon bears down on the mountainous region...


Woolworths recalls frozen rice over Listeria concerns

Yes, even the Waitrose Essential Supersweet Sweetcorn is not immune from being called back in, with this outbreak revealing that the expensive variety is theref...


1 dead, several injured after plane crashes in South Africa

Unconfirmed reports said one person was critically injured. It said the Convair-340 was a US-built passenger plane that could carry 44 people. Images from t...


US 'working very closely' with Thailand to rescue children

Expert divers managed to get four of the 12 boys to safety on Sunday. The area outside the Chiang Rai hospital was cordoned off by police. Officials said ...


Jeremy Hunt named UK's new foreign minister to replace Johnson

How are you feeling about community pharmacy's future now that Matt Hancock has replaced Jeremy Hunt as health secretary? As we mentioned on our live blog...


President nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

The ads, costing a total of $1.4 million to run, will feature biographical information about the nominee and will be aimed at red state Democrats, including new...


Turkey fires thousands of public servants in anti-terror purge

Human rights defenders including Amnesty International have criticized the purges as arbitrary. Turkey regularly carries out such operations as part of a la...


YouTube announces new features to improve its news experience

For longer-lasting hoaxes, such as the claim that the moon landings were fake, YouTube will on Tuesday launch a previously announced programme to link to auth...


UK's May names new foreign secretary

Brexit secretary David Davis quit on Sunday following crunch talks at Chequers, saying the agreed trade position for the white paper meant "we are giving too ...


Trump's attacks on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation raise questions about its future

In the next Multi-annual Financial Framework, the European Commission proposes increasing defence and security spending to 27.5 billion euros - that would tak...


New Jersey man, 4 daughters killed in DE crash; wife survives

Hubbard and his 30-year-old male passenger, who has not been publicly identified, were treated and released with only minor injuries, as was Kern, the driver of...


Tell people not to come to our country illegally

Trump's comments come after the federal government failed to meet Tuesday's deadline to reunite all children under the age of 5 who have been held by the govern...


Trump Pardons Oregon Cattle Ranchers, Citing ‘Overzealous Appeal’ by Obama Administration

A statement from the Hammond family thanked the community for the support, and said they hoped the pardon would signal the need for a more measured and just...


US lists US$200b in Chinese goods to be hit with tariffs

The list includes agricultural products, minerals and consumer goods such as handbags, among other items. "There is no justification for such action". The Inte...


ANP leader Haroon Bilour among 12 killed in Peshawar blast, police say

Haroon Bilour was approaching the rally organised in connection with his election campaign on Circular Road when the explosion took place. The head of Peshaw...


92-year-old man beaten with brick, told 'go back to Mexico'

At one point, he says , the woman ran up to a group of men nearby and told them Rodriguez was trying to take her daughter away from her - so the men joined her...


Judge denies Trump request to detain immigrant families in long-term facilities

Justice Department officials had for weeks said the seperations were unavoidable because the 1997 settlement bars authorities from detaining children when their...


U.S. woman wearing Puerto Rico shirt harassed as police looks on

That appears to have set off the man. The video has been viewed more than 1.2 million on Irizarry's Facebook page, and more than 7 million times on the NowT...


Police issue stark Novichok warning as nerve agent source hunt continues

Couple remains in critical condition after being poisoned by the same nerve agent as an ex-Russian spy. The family also thanked the NHS and the team at Salisb...