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Ethiopian army clashes with local government paramilitaries

On Monday, Abune Mathias, patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church said churches and priests were harmed in the violence. "They have been taking plac...


Trump campaign aide socialized with alleged Russian agent during 2016 campaign

Gordon, who served for six months in Trump's campaign as a director of national security then took a job with the transition, exchanged emails with Butina and...


Russian police holds over 20 gay rights activists in St Petersburg

A few dozen activists had gathered at Palace Square in defiance of a ban. The city had officially denied the request of the LGBT activists to hold a rally s...


Trump's trade 'extortion' won't work, China state media says

Plants are opening all over the U.S., Steelworkers are working again, and big dollars are flowing into our Treasury. This could drive USA importers to stop ...


11 killed and nearly 70 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings

Fewer than two hours later, six more people were shot, including five teenagers, when two men walked up to a group of people on a sidewalk in a Southwest Side...


Huge explosion near Bologna Airport sends massive mushroom cloud into sky

A lorry carrying cars collided on a bridge with another full of flammable materials, Italian media say. Video footage filmed from a auto which had stopped a s...


Union County deputies seek armed teen lemonade stand stickup

Police in Monroe, North Carolina, say the boy was approached by a teenager who stuck a gun in his stomach, demanded money and fled on foot. The boy had less t...


Bray fire uncovers massive 'EIRE' sign from World War 2

There are over 80 of them spread around the country. The sign had been hidden for years by thick undergrowth. The sign reads "Eire" which is the Irish languag...


Small plane crashes in California parking lot, killing 5

All five victims were passengers on the airplane. Chilling dashcam footage captures the aircraft free-falling from the sky as shocked onlookers gasp in horror...


ANC slams De Lille resignation deal

De Lille was due to face fresh charges this week. The DA also tried to launch a second vote of no confidence against the beleaguered mayor , before a ceasefire...


Iran acquires commercial aircraft ahead of USA sanctions

It's pretty simple". With tensions high ahead of the return of U.S. sanctions on Tuesday, the government of President Hassan Rouhani also faces opposition...


Accountant of ex-Trump aide Manafort testifies she helped falsify documents

Manafort's defense attorneys have signaled they will pin blame for any illegal conduct on Gates. "I very much regret it", Laporta said on the trial's fourth...


Iran's navy assembles near mouth of Persian Gulf, US 'monitoring it closely'

Iran is preparing to soon begin a massive military exercise in the Persian Gulf that could demonstrate Tehran's ability to shut down the Strait of Hormuz. They ...


United Nations concerned for students' safety as safe-road protests simmer in Bangladesh

Bangladeshi students march on a street during a student protest in Dhaka on August 2, 2018, following the deaths of two college students in a road accident ...


Hurricane Hector tracks toward Hawaii

Hector is about 1360 miles (2190 kilometers) east of South Point, Hawaii, and is forecast to cross into the central Pacific by Sunday night or early Monday. Sta...


Police issue final report, find no motive in Las Vegas shooting

Douglas Haig has pleaded not guilty to selling illegal bullets found in Paddock's room, claiming he sold a different type of ammunition, the AP reported. It's n...


College employee told police black student looked "out of place"

Sophomore Oumou Kanoute was questioned by the police after an anonymous employee reported an "unknown person who "seemed to be out of place" in a Smith buildi...


Jeremy Corbyn: Deniers of anti-Semitism in Labour are part of problem

Corbyn has been battered by criticism in recent years over what critics have said is the opposition party's failure to address anti-Semitic expression in its ra...


Saudi Arabia to freeze new trade with Canada, recalls ambassador

Saudi Arabia has asked Canada's ambassador to leave the country within 24 hours, just two days after Canada criticized the arrest of women's rights and human ri...


Safaa Boular: UK's Youngest female terror plotter handed life sentence

The teenager hid her plans in coded conversations about preparations for an apparently innocent "Mad Hatter's tea party". Rizlaine Boular set about arming her...


Message led to discovery of 11 kids in New Mexico compound

Mr Hogrefe told ABC it appeared the women and children "were brainwashed and feel great intimidation from the men that were in control of this facility". "You k...


ANC reacts to attempted assassination of Venezuelan President Maduro

Maduro said investigations pointed to financial backers who "live in the United States , in the state of Florida". Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez said ...


Police called on black student eating lunch at Smith College

Oumuo Kanoute, the student, is working as a residential advisor and teaching assistant for the summer. Smith College is investigating after police were call...


Trump Would Fight Any US Special Counsel Subpoena in Court -president's Lawyer

The president and others have previous claimed that the meeting was about "adoptions", which tie it into the Magnitsky Act, a bill meant to punish Russian off...


Facing deportation, U.S. Marine's wife leaves for Mexico

Alexjandra Juarez was boarding a plane to Mexico early Friday morning at Orlando International Airport after exhausting all her legal options to remain in the U...


Right-wing and anti-fascist demonstrators square-off in Portland

No other injuries were immediately reported. Authorities patrolled the streets at midday advising demonstrators to "get out". Some chanted "Nazis go home". Po...


Rhino rams, pursues SUV at Mexico zoo park

The massive animal almost overturns the vehicle at one point. According to a statement by Africam Safari , the male rhino's aggressive behaviour was due ...


Yellowstone Tourist Caught on Video Making the Ill-Advised Decision to Taunt Bison

Thursday in Glacier National Park. A warrant was issued for Renke's arrest after the incident went viral and rangers identified the man in the video as Reinke...


HIV-positive immigration worker charged with molesting 8 migrant teens

Editor's Note: This story contains graphic language . Thursday night, ProPublica reported that Levian D. Pacheco, a worker at a Southwest Key detention ce...


Moscow says US man accidentally sails to Russia from Alaska

John Martin was headed down the Yukon River in a dinghy when he ended up in eastern Russian Federation after surviving several days at sea. He was found exha...


Saturday marks 1st Barack Obama Day in Illinois

Democrats wanted Obama's birthday to be recognized as a full legal holiday that gives state workers and others a paid day off, but Republicans were not having...


China unveils retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of US goods

US President Donald Trump's threat to impose 10% tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods had already struck fear in the heart of many domestic busi...


Iran: China "pivotal" to salvaging its nuclear deal

In his first public comments after the Trump remarks, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani avoided mentioning Trump's comments, instead stressing the need for t...


United States discovers a suspected Russian spy working inside their embassy

The Russian national, a woman, was hired by the U.S. Secret Service and came under suspicion in 2016 during a routine security sweep carried out by the State ...


Manafort Trial Day 4: Bank Fraud And Bookkeepers

Prosecutors say the documents inflated the net income of his business by roughly $4 million, and they say he tried to pass them off as coming from her accountin...


Khartoum: South Sudan government and rebels reach peace deal

South Sudan's conflicting parties will sign a final deal Sunday on power-sharing and governance in the Sudanese capital Khartoum , Sudan's Foreign Minister Al-...


Trump drums up support in OH ahead of special election

Host George Stephanopoulos returned to the point later: "Did he really tell you that he was surprised that President Trump was coming, and didn't want him to ...


New mandatory evacuation orders for parts of Lake County

The Carr fire burns along Highway 299 between Whiskeytown and Redding, July 28, 2018. Just a month into the budget year, California has already spent more...


Mosque Attack Leaves at Least 30 Dead in Afghanistan

According to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan , 161 people were killed and 257 others were wounded in 2017 in targeted sectarian attacks against Shi'it...


Magnitude 7.0 quake hits Indonesia`s Lombok island, tsunami warning issued

The warning said: "The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel within 4 kilometres of the Mount Agung crater in east Bali and within 7...


Magnitude seven quake strikes near Lombok

There were no immediate reports of casualties. Its epicenter was about 1 mile east-southeast of Loloan. Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Ag...


Indian among 3 kidnapped and shot down by militants in Kabul

Hashmat Stanekzai, spokesperson for Kabul's police chief reportedly confirmed the news. India on Thursday strongly condemned the abduction and killing of an...


Emotional Sarah Sanders reveals impact of press scrutiny on her private life

The crowd is chanting " CNN Sucks" as Acosta, who is the White House correspondent for the network, attempts to deliver a live report. The president regula...


Switzerland crash: Up to 20 feared dead as WW2 plane crash

Knecht also said the 79-year-old plane was most likely not equipped with crash-resistant data recorders that more modern aircraft have. The planes can accommo...


Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election - 8/2/2018 10:46:23 AM

Voters had mixed feelings about the Trump-themed GOP election. It's been even longer for Tennessee Democrats to see success in Senate races. Tennessee voted...


Federal Judge Reaffirms Ruling That the Trump Administration Must Resume DACA

Judge John Bates said the Trump administration still has failed to justify its proposal to end DACA , the Obama-era program that has protected almost 800,000 y...


Parents Warned Over Deadly 'Momo' Whatsapp Challenge

Now, the suicide of a 12-year-old girl in Argentina is being linked to the online game. Police have reason to believe that someone encouraged her to take ...


Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony may be postponed

Fawad Chaudhry, a PTI spokesman, told reporters on Friday that the party believed it had the support of 180 lawmakers when it counted coalition partners and hol...


Chinese Police Remove Professor During Broadcast of VOA Program

What was he saying in the interview? He urged him instead to concentrate on domestic spending. Xi has fostered a cult of personality and this year set hims...


Judge: Trump team '100 percent responsible' for reuniting migrant families

There are as many as 1,016 children between the ages of 5 to 17, separated from their parents at the U.S. -Mexico border, who have still not been reunited, ac...