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China denies claims a million Muslim Uighurs held in internment camps

Now the United Nations says it's received reports that the region is functioning as an internment camp. Just yesterday, on Friday, August 10, 2018, a panel on...


Pa. report on clergy sexual abuse is critical of Cardinal Wuerl

For each diocese, Shapiro gave a horrific example of the abuse suffered, including a young woman in Scranton who was raped by a priest, who then offered to pay ...


Thousands mourn Yemeni children killed by coalition air strike

Saudi-led Arab coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki said that the missile was sacked from Yemen's Amran region on Saturday evening and detected by the a...


Before and after photos of Genoa bridge collapse

Speaking to journalists as he visited the site, Conte warned the death toll may rise in the northern Italian port city of Genoa. Another eyewitness Pietro M a...


Space Force to become sixth branch of armed forces

Space Force will strengthen security, ensure our prosperity and it will also carry American ideals into the boundless expanse of space ", Pence said Thursda...


New Mexico compound boy 'died during ritual ceremony'

Although a formal identification of the dead child is pending, officials in court identified him as Siraj Ibn Wahhaj's 3-year-old son, Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj. The e...


Environment Canada's special air quality statement obviously continues in the Okanagan

Is the air you're breathing safe? Sensitive groups should take precautions, including: children, older adults, and people that are pregnant, have heart or l...


Presidents ink Convention on Legal Status of Caspian Sea in Aktau

Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani , told reporters, however, that dividing the seabed and its mineral wealth would require additional agreements. However, w...


Trump tweets on London 'terrorist attack' as investigation gets underway

Police say the driver, a 29-year-old United Kingdom national, was arrested on suspicion of preparing a terrorist act. His plot was foiled thanks to a team of ...


Jeremy Corbyn refuses to apologise amid row over Palestinian terrorists wreath

Mr Corbyn had simply replied that a wreath "was indeed laid", adding: "I was present when it was laid". She added that Mr. Corbyn Marie needs to also recognis...


US man crashes plane into his home after fight with wife

Now police are investigating what caused Youd, whom they described as an "experienced pilot," to fly the aircraft directly into his home, according to The De...


'Dozens dead' in Italian bridge collapse

Italian news agency Adnkronos , citing local ambulance services, reported that there were "dozens of dead" in the collapse. A rescue mission was underway, th...


Italy refuses to take in migrants from Aquarius ship

Matteo Salvini, the country's far-right populist interior minister, also wrote: "It can go anywhere it wants, NOT in Italy". Earlier on Monday, Malta's arme...


Man Arrested After Car Crashes Into Parliament

The male driver has been detained and police are investigating. Police said they could not immediately say whether it was a terrorism-related incident or not....


Democrats' hope of taking the House could hit roadblock in Minnesota

It's looking more likely that the race for Washington's 9th Congressional District will have two Democrats on the ballot in November. Sarah Smith has previo...


Trump signs defense bill named for John McCain

Trump praised various military leaders in attendance as well as several members of Congress whom he credited for passing the bill, including Rep. Elise Stefani...


On Charlottesville Anniversary, Trump Condemns 'All types Of Racism'

The violence culminated with a man driving a vehicle into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing a woman and injuring 19 people. Last year's protests began Au...


Trudeau: Canada will not back down from criticism of Saudi Arabia

This statement comes a day after the entire debacle and much rather portrays Pakistan as a third party not trying to neutralise the situation but showing suppor...


Florida man charged after 'stand your ground' shooting

Gualtieri said detectives from his office took Drejka into custody pursuant to an arrest warrant. Drejka was booked into the Pinellas County Jail on Monday an...


Two Koreas plan third summit of Kim, Moon next month

Officials from both sides meeting in the truce village of Panmunjom, in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas, reached an agreement on a Se...


Trump encourages boycott against Harley-Davidson

As a result of tariffs imposed by President Trump , Harley-Davidson made the decision to transfer a portion of its production overseas. The president's pre...


Iran's Khamenei: There Will Be No Talks With 'Duplicitous' US

President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from Iran's nuclear deal with world powers in May and last week the USA began restoring sanctions, exacerbat...


Turkish senior official warns of perception operation | Turkey

Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said in a Sunday interview with local media outlet Hurriyet that Ankara has a plan to save the lira without specifying detai...


Ditch support for Iran nuke deal, US ambassador urges Britain

In relevant remarks in April, AEOI Chief Ali Akbar Salehi said his organization enjoys the capability to restore 20-percent uranium enrichment at its Fordo nucl...


Iran's Khamenei bans holding direct talks with United States

The United States reimposed strict sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, with Trump threatening to penalize businesses from third countries that continue to operat...


FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Agent Removed From Russia Investigation Over Trump Texts

Goelman said that the deputy director "departed from established precedent by firing" Strzok. Goelman is criticizing the move, noting that the head of the Fed...


Turkish lira pulls back from record low of 7.24, rattles global markets

A dispute between Turkey and the US has weighed on the lira. The latest trigger was Donald Trump's announcement that he would double import tariffs on ...


Trump praises incoming Mexican President as 'an absolute gentleman,' then threatens Canada

Trump also singled out Ottawa in his tweet, saying: "Their Tariffs and Trade Barriers are far too high". "It looks like it's moving along with Mexico and we'...


White House Doubles Down On Omarosa's 'Lack Of Character'

Former White House aide Omarosa Onee Manigault-Newman has unleashed a collective freak-out on Twitter after she revealed she recorded a conversation with chie...


Family, friends remember former Wasilla man who stole commercial airplane

Richard Russell took off in a stolen plane at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Friday night (local time), flew for about an hour with military jets cha...


Former Trump adviser Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

Manigault Newman released the tape in conjunction with her book tour for " Unhinged: An Insider Account of the Trump White House ". In a tell-all intervi...


Dozens killed as weapons depot explodes in Syria

White Helmet rescue workers attempted to lift part of the floor of one of the buildings with a crane. Destroyed buildings are seen on August 12, 2018 followin...


Video of Baltimore Police officer punching man goes viral

Williams then pins McGrier to the ground, and blood is seen on the pavement. Moments later Williams walked down the street and stopped him without reason. Smith...


Turkey's central bank launches economic-stability plan

Worries about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's influence over the economy, including his repeated calls for low interest rates in the face of high inflation, ...


Erdogan says lira crash political plot against Turkey

He has also dismissed any suggestions that Turkey might intervene in dollar-denominated bank accounts, saying any seizure or conversion of those deposits into...


Erdogan warns Turkey's partnership with United States 'in jeopardy'

This prompted yet another tweet from President Trump , this time announcing the actual authorization of the doubling of tariffs on steel and aluminum f...


Human rights group demands German, EU intervention in Canada-Saudi row

The hajj takes place August 19-24 in Saudi Arabia and it is expected of all Muslims to make the pilgrimage at least once in their lifetime, Anadolu News Agency ...


Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing to Start Sept. 4

They show that Kavanaugh drafted an "Overall Plan" to colleagues in 1998 providing his thoughts on bringing the independent counsel office's work to a close. "I...


Selfish selfie-takers cause Trevi fountain fisticuffs

Finding the ideal spot for a selfie can sometimes be a challenge, especially if it's at the crowded Trevi Fountain in Rome . The local police had to interven...


Roger Stone associate held in contempt in Russia probe

She made the contempt ruling Friday after a closed hearing in Washington. For procedural reasons, Kamenar said , Miller needed to be held in contempt in orde...


Egypt: Defrocked monk charged with killing Coptic bishop

According to Al-Ahram, the suicide bomber attempted to enter the Virgin Mary Church in the town that is located north of Cairo . An Egyptian Coptic monk has ...


U.S. tariffs hike adds to Turkey's economic problems

Zarif's remarks came a day after Trump ramped up his attack on Turkey by doubling US tariffs on Turkish aluminum and steel imports to 20 percent and 50 percen...


Tourist dies and another injured in hippo attack on Kenyan lake

KWS said they are tracking the killer hippo. On Sunday, Kenyan newspaper The Star quoted the head of a boat owners' association in Navaisha as saying that h...


Intense fighting as Taliban presses to take Afghan city

Nawroz said that they contacted the interior minister, Wais Ahmad Barmak, a day before the attack and that they shared their concerns on Ghazni City situation, ...


Twitter Now Admits Infowars Did Violate Company Rules

A Twitter spokesperson said the company investigated a report by CNN that InfoWars and Jones tweets violated its terms of service, and found seven tweets th...


Ingraham Faces Backlash From Cuomo on Demographic Comments

Back in June, Ingraham took heat for comparing President Trump's immigration detainment camps for children to "summer camps". "In some parts of the country,...


No room in USA for 'neo-nazism', says Ivanka Trump

In Washington , thousands protesting the white supremacist rally also are expected at numerous locations, and many plan to converge on Lafayette Park, befo...


Ten injured during Manchester shooting

Detective Superintendent Debbie Dooley said police were trying to establish "exactly where this incident took place and who is responsible for such a unsafe att...


Turkish President Rails Against ‘War’ on Turkish Economy

The announcement pushed the weakening Turkish lira down further on a day when it had already hit a record low against the dollar, but Mr Erdogan remained de...


Jordan says explosive device behind blast that killed policeman

Security forces have been extra vigilant since the start of this year with warnings that sympathisers of Islamic State could launch revenge attacks after the mi...