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Alleged Iranian spies arrested for ‘surveilling Jewish facilities’ in U.S.

District Court for the District of Columbia". Two Iranian men have been indicted by the federal government for spying on behalf of Tehran , activities that...


Iran Rejects Renegotiation of Nuclear Deal

His overthrow, which is still given as a reason for Iranians' mistrust of the United Kingdom and the U.S., consolidated the Shah's rule for the following 26 yea...


Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit North Korea

Kumgang, Tuesday. Former Chinese President Hu Jintao was the last Chinese leader to visit North Korea - in October 2005. The relatives have been given a t...


Trump Administration Deports Actual Nazi Who Worked as a Death Camp Guard

He landed in Düsseldorf, Germany, on Tuesday . During World War II , Palij trained and worked at the Trawniki forced labor camp. He was eventually granted US...


Accused former Nazi guard arrested, deported to Germany

During World War II , Palij trained and worked at the Trawniki forced labor camp. A New York City man believed to be a former guard at a Nazi labor camp in...


Deputy saves toddler from a hot vehicle in Florida

The child became responsive once Dunn blasted the air conditioning with her in his patrol vehicle. Dunn saved the 3-year-old girl from the boiling vehicle aft...


Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

In the village of Mina , near the Muslim holy city of Mecca, it marks the day, millions of pilgrims perform the symbolic stoning of the devil. As Prophet Ibr...


Multiple rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, clashes underway

But one of the Taliban commanders said the June ceasefire had only helped US forces, who the Taliban are trying to drive out of the country, and Taliban leader ...


El Salvador ditches Taiwan to establish ties with China

Despite Taiwan's dwindling number of formal allies globally - with the remaining 17 mostly small and poor countries in the Pacific and the Caribbean - the gover...


Chinese bombers likely training for U.S. strikes: Pentagon

The report explicitly mentioned that China's military has expanded its bomber operations in recent years while "likely training for strikes" against the Unite...


Centre steps up to help flood hit Kerala following Modi’s visit

Her father Saji M George said those left stranded by the devastation are now in a "very hard situation". Around 1.7 lakh people have been shifted to relief camp...


Christopher Watts Also Being Charged for Terminating Wife’s Pregnancy

Michael Rourke , the Weld County District Attorney, charged Watts with three counts of first-degree murder after deliberation, two counts of first-degree murder...


Malcolm Turnbull wins leadership challenge

Given the short run up to this vote, the Dutton forces can hope to muster additional numbers now the battle is out in the open. His pre-emptive move to bring...


Australian PM waters down energy bill to dampen leadership pressure

But the bill had support from lawmakers outside Turnbull's center-right Liberal Party , and it appears likely that the leader is caving to pressure from conser...


Turnbull 'holds crisis meeting' amid calls for Dutton to challenge leadership

But the move has failed to silence conservative critics within the Coalition . The prime minister of Australia was fighting for his political life last night...


Spanish police shoot man dead in suspected terror attack

After initially announcing that all lines of inquiry would be open, the Mossos announced around midday on Monday that the incident was being treated as a " terr...


South, North Korea families reunite decades after war

Inter-Korean family reunion participants prepare to depart for North Korea from a hotel resort in Sokcho on August 20, 2018. Han also broke down, rubbing her ...


State funeral held in Genoa for bridge collapse victims

The fire brigade and the Genoa prefecture said it was "compatible" with one believed to carry a family of three. Autostrade per l'Italia, the private company ...


Canada Wildfire Smoke Produces Nighttime Scene in the Middle of the Day

The air quality level is expected to reach into unhealthy for sensitive groups. The poor air quality has also been affecting air travel in the province's inte...


Trump lashes out at Mueller 'Thugs,' alleges election meddling amid McGahn speculation

And former administration officials said it's unlikely that McGahn would still be serving in his top position in the administration if he had actually shared in...


Trump says 'too many voices are being destroyed' by social media censorship

The 72-year-old's comments come after several social media platforms banned Jones and his conspiracy theory website InfoWars , including Facebook , YouT...


Nervous Korean families wait to be reunited

Kim Kwang-ho, 79, speaks in front of some gifts for his family members in North Korea during an interview at his home in Seoul, South Korea . The South Korea...


Senate adopts resolution backing free press after Trump attacks

Cries of fake news and hate speech against journalists risk undermining our democracy. The paper on Wednesday published an editorial headlined " Journalists...


Shots Fired at Gate of US Embassy in Turkey

Six shots were fired at the embassy early on Monday, with three bullets hitting the iron gate and window wall, the Ankara governor's office said. The US offic...


Afghan president announces Muslim Eid holiday ceasefire with Taliban

He added: "So far, there is no news on the fate of the passengers, but tribal elders and local officials are trying to negotiate with the Taliban". Calling fo...


United Kingdom woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

A British woman was rescued off the coast of Croatia on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, after she fell off a cruise ship. "I fell off the back of the Norwegian Star"...


New Zealand Women's Minister Cycles To Hospital To Give Birth

Genter added that she and her partner rode their bikes to the hospital "because there wasn't enough room in the vehicle for the support crew". Even during her...


Air quality to worsen in Northwest as smoke returns

The air quality issues have forced many closures and cancellations in Spokane. Smoke was being pushed south toward the Tri-Cities from fires burning in Washin...


Ex-Trump aide faces up to six months' jail

Now, Mueller has recommended that Papadopoulos see some time in prison. In fact, the lies told by Papadopoulos, "undermined investigators' ability to challeng...


ICE Detained a Man Taking His Pregnant Wife to the Hospital

ICE stated that the Executive Office for Immigration Review has begun removal proceedings. According to The Washington Post , Haley didn't say whether the ...


Egypt expresses support for India after Kerala flooding - Politics - Egypt

But roads and 134 bridges have been damaged, cutting off remote areas in the hilly districts of Kerala which are worst affected. Over 3.53 lakh people are i...


Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani: Truth isn't truth

Todd responded, " Truth is truth ". Giuliani also said on NBC that former Trump lawyer John Dowd has said McGahn was a strong witness for the president. Tru...


Egypt Finalizing Details of Long-Term Israel-Hamas Truce

Hamas ousted Abbas' Fatah party from power in Gaza in a coup in June 2007, an event that dissolved the tenuous Palestinian unity government that had been in pla...


Russian Federation mulls response to US sanctions over North Korea: Ifax

After the latest round of sanctions, China's official Xinhua news agency has said that Washington's "maximum pressure" approach on Pyongyang ignores the situa...


Federal Judge Denies CNN Request To Dox Jurors In Manafort Trial

The court in Alexandria, Virginia, has heard closing arguments and the jury has retired to consider a verdict. President TrumpDonald John TrumpNFL players sta...


2 million pilgrims reach Makkah, Hajj rituals to begin from tomorrow

On Monday, pilgrims will climb Mount Arafat for the climax of the hajj, praying and reading the Koran. After throwing the pebbles, pilgrims have to slaughter ...


White House lawyer McGahn isn't 'a John Dean type 'RAT

The Times reported that McGahn and his attorney were anxious that Trump was setting him up to take the blame for any possible illegal acts of obstruction, so ...


Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

What I find unbelievable here is that Trump tried to shame Bowser by claiming she was price-gouging his parade, but the estimate she cites is a fraction of ...


Uganda's pop star politician charged in military court

Critics have said Uganda's government might find it easier to get the verdict it wants in a military court, where independent observers often have limited acc...


US welcomes Saudi Arabia's pledge of $100 million for Syria

Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary David Satterfield said the United States and other countries would not contribute to Syria's full reconstruction until there was...


Salih Khater, 29, charged over crash outside Parliament

A 29-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly driving a vehicle through crowds outside Parliament. Two people were hospitalized and h...


Thousands Beg for Rescue in Deadly Indian Floods

With thousands still trapped, power and communication lines down and fresh alerts of further torrential rain, authorities warned of more trouble ahead and furth...


Magnitude 7.9 natural disaster hits Pacific near Fiji

He said the quake was extremely large for it's depth, with there being only four other earthquakes at that magnitude and depth since the 1900s. "People star...


Trump Organization accuses Omarosa's book publisher of tortious interference with hush agreement

A former White House employee is causing chaos for US President Donald Trump , releasing juicy details about her time working with him in a tell-all memoir. Th...


Vladimir Putin attends Austrian Foreign Minister's wedding before talks with Merkel

He added that the US-opposed Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project - that will carry gas from Russian Federation to Germany under the Baltic Sea - is exclusive...


Arrested in Chile Over Bomb Threats That Caused Flight Chaos

He said no explosives had been found. Two planes operated by Chile-based Sky Airlines bound for Rosario, Argentina, and the northern Chilean city of Calama re...


Former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

Current UN Secretary-General António Guterres described Mr Annan as a " guiding force for good ". - As the Secretary-General, he reformed the UN bureaucracy a...


Kellyanne Conway Wanted To Criticize Her Husband -- But As An Anonymous Source

Reporter Ben Terrace actually spent time with the Conway's in their home, went hiking with them to kind of really get the story, get to know these people and ...


Colorado girls’ bodies were submerged in crude oil 4 days

Watts said he left for work about 5:15 a.m. that day and wasn't concerned when Shanann didn't respond to his texts and phone calls because she was probably bu...


Italy bridge collapse: families threaten to boycott state funeral

They closed down around 22 per cent at €18.3. The government has also lashed out at Brussels, claiming that strict spending rules imposed by the European Unio...