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Indonesia agencies rush aid to quake survivors

Numerous people were died by falling debris as the tremors undulated over the island, causing broad decimation. Aid organisations have vowed to boost humanita...


Pope Francis to meet Irish victims of sexual abuse

A Derry MEP will travel to Dublin this weekend to attend a reception with Pope Francis in Dublin Castle during his visit to Ireland, it has been revealed. The V...


Drug Smuggling Tunnel Discovered Beneath Abandoned KFC

Arizona authorities have uncovered an old drug-smuggling tunnel running beneath the US border - stretching from a home in Mexico to a former Kentucky Fried Chi...


Something suspicious behind deaths of British couple in Egypt, says daughter

It comes after the Coopers' daughter told Sky News she believes " something suspicious " caused their deaths. "We are supporting their loved ones and urgently...


Reaction to the British government's 'no deal' Brexit plans

These have ranged from health bodies' concerns about medical supplies crossing borders to the impact of trade barriers on United Kingdom farmers. The EU, me...


North Korea has suspended work dismantling a missile test site

This is largely due to the "natural wedge" which exists between Washington and Seoul , with the former focused on denuclearization above all else and the latte...


Kerala Floods: Pakistan PM Imran Khan Offers Humanitarian Assistance To India

Speaking of how Pakistan needs to become more active in global terms, Qureshi said the country could use worldwide forums to its benefit. Secretary Pomp...


China Slaps 25 Tariff On U.S

A California vineyard which could be seriously affected if the trade war between the United States and China deepens. That, analysts say, is partly because ...


South Africa Rejects Donald Trump's Farm 'Seizure' Claims

South Africa has a long history of colonial conquest and dispossession that pushed the black majority into crowded urban townships and rural reserves. "There is...


Killing of Iowa woman stokes USA immigration debate

They did not speak at a press conference Wednesday when farm manager Dane Lang said Rivera presented an out-of-state identification and Social Security number...


Australia: Scott Morrison to replace ousted Malcolm Turnbull as prime minister

He also promised to reverse increases in electricity prices, which are a sore point in a country with huge deposits of coal and gas, and pledged to protect the ...


Trump Claims Hush Money Payments Didn't Break Campaign Finance Laws

President Donald Trump lashed out against his former fixer and personal attorney Michael Cohen Wednesday, one day after Cohen pleaded guilty to eight cr...


Trump says Pompeo won't go to North Korea, criticizes denuclearization progress

Pompeo will be joined by Steve Biegun, a former Vice President at Ford Motor Company, to advance talks that have slowed since President Trump's historic Singapo...


Malcolm Turnbull is out of politics

It is not clear who if anyone will take Mr Turnbull's place on an important trip he planned next week to regional neighbours Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and V...


PM stresses importance of further strengthening Pak-US ties

Asked whether the U.S expected Mr. Khan to cooperate with the renewed peace efforts in Afghanistan , Ms. Nauert said: "I would just say that the Secretary had ...


Cohen crimes 'totally unrelated to the campaign,' says Trump

Trump knew ahead of time". But the Justice Department says the hush money payments arranged by Cohen to hide allegations of Trump's extramarital affairs were a...


Mnangagwa calls for peace after court victory

The main opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance took the results of the election to the constitutional court alleging that the president (first resp...


8 hikers killed as Italian gorge hit with flash flood

Luca Franzese, of the alpine rescue squad in Calabria , said the height of the flood waters was some 2 ½ meters (eight feet) deep. In Italy after heavy rai...


Rights groups warn Saudi female activist may face beheading

Ghomgham is a prominent Shi'ite Muslim activist who documented mass demonstrations in the Eastern Province starting in 2011. Their next court date is sched...


Manafort juror said one holdout 'exasperated' others with her logic

Giuliani also said Trump was very upset with how Manafort was being treated while in custody. "I'm not afraid at all". "I think he feels bad for Manafort". Du...


Toddlers survive ‘days’ in auto wreck that killed their mother

The vehicle went unnoticed for days because it had veered off a highway, local news reported. "You could tell he was extremely traumatized", Greeley said. "Wh...


Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet

On Tuesday, Iran unveiled its first homemade fighter jet , while President Hassan Rouhani stressed that the sole goal of Tehran's military force is t...


NSA leaker Reality Winner sentenced to 5 years in prison

In a statement , Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Demers praised the Justice Department for prosecuting victor, who he said "schemed to t...


Sessions Rebukes Trump, Vows Justice Department Won't Be Swayed By Politics

Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), chairman of the Judiciary Committee, both signaled Thursday that the president could oust Sessions after the midterm elections. In an...


Recent DNC Hacking Attempt Was Just a Simulated Phishing Test

Lord said conversations among DNC executives and Michigan Party officials and employees are ongoing. The source said the DNC is investigating who may have b...


British woman freed temporarily from Iranian prison

The British-Iranian dual national, from Hampstead, north London, is serving a five-year sentence over allegations , which she denies, of plotting to overthrow ...


Betsy DeVos reportedly wants to use federal funds to arm teachers

In this February 14, 2018 file photo, students run with their hands in the air following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Th...


Taiwan's last Africa ally tells China 'no desire' to switch ties

Wu said El Salvador's ruling party had also asked Taiwan to provide money to help it win in elections, but Taiwan refused. China appears to have swayed El S...


India rejects UAE govt's US$100 mln flood disaster fund offer

Since 2004, when the UPA government came into power, the Centre has refused aid from Russia, US and Japan for Uttarakhand floods in 2013, and for the Kashmir ...


Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money scheme

It's not clear how the plea deal with Cohen might affect other entities that have been under scrutiny by federal prosecutors as part of the Cohen investigation,...


Knifeman kills mother, sister in Paris suburb attack

The third victim was a female passerby who was seriously wounded, The Associated Press reports . If no terrorism link is found, it would fit into a string of m...


Sprawling Iranian influence operation globalizes tech's war on disinformation

Asides from using Iranian +98 phone numbers, the accounts also posted from internet protoocol addresses allocated to networks in the Middle Eastern country, Fir...


United States 'not seeking regime change in Iran', says John Bolton

However, Putin said that "I can't do it myself" and that a "joint U.S. -Russia effort" may be needed, Bolton said. "That's why it is indispensable that we str...


Malaysia's Mahathir cancels China-backed rail, pipeline projects

China's speed in getting Mahathir to Beijing was indicative of its concern not to make an enemy of the notoriously prickly Mahathir. So it was all sweetnes...


United States seeks to overthrow Iranian regime: Tehran

Zarif tweeted: "65 years ago today, the United States overthrew the popularly elected democratic government of Dr. Mossadegh, restoring the dictatorship & su...


Beleaguered Australian PM Turnbull clings to power

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's grip on power slipped further on Wednesday when he was forced to abandon his centrepiece tax policy and a conserv...


Trump says wants Pompeo to 'closely study' SAfrican land seizures, farm killings

The government's response follows Trump sensational tweets on Thursday morning where he said he had instructed his Secretary of State Mark Pompeo to study "Sout...


ISIS leader urges followers to keep fighting in rare speech

The leader of the Islamic State jihadist group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, called on Muslims to wage "jihad" in a purported new audio recording released on Wednesday...


Powerful quake hits Venezuela coast, damage limited

Its centre was roughly 22 kilometres southwest of Irapa, Venezuela. But they said the deepness of the quake will have dampened the shaking. The U.S. In Cuma...


Former Trump campaign chair found guilty of fraud

He also gave a television interview to George Stephanopoulos in which he said his loyalties lie with his "family and country first." Representatives for t...


Malcolm Turnbull's Goose Looks Cooked As 3 Of His Senior Ministers Resign

Hitherto infuriating, inexplicable and ridiculous, the Liberal leadership crisis last night turned sordid, absurd and pathetic as one of the two major institu...


Facebook is quietly rating the trustworthiness of its users

A Facebook spokesperson confirmed to HuffPost that the company is keeping an eye on user behavior for the objective of establishing credibility, but dispute...


Air Quality Advisories Extended to Almost All Oregon Counties

On Monday morning, the air quality index in Spokane was sitting above 300 in the "hazardous" range. Winds were expected to shift Wednesday evening and push ou...


McGahn Lawyer Assures POTUS Legal Team: 'He Did Not Incriminate' Trump

Donald Trump has floated the idea he could "run" the Mueller probe into Russia's interference in the 2016 election - despite the fact he and and members of ...


Malaysia PM calls for China's help with fiscal problems

However, Dr Mahathir has vowed to discuss the "unfair" deals on his visit. COME home to Malaysia and make it strong again, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to...


Mollie Tibbetts' Accused Killer Makes First Court Appearance

Dane Lang, co-owner of the farm and a member of the prominent Republican Lang family, said Rivera had passed the government's background check and was an empl...


Accused Russian in USA faces 'borderline torture': Moscow

Maria Butina has pleaded not guilty to the charges that she was serving as a secret Russian agent. The Russian woman who was charged with acting as an unreg...


Saudi Arabia announces readiness for Hajj rituals

Although 1,200 Qataris are eligible to perform the haj under a quota system, Qatar says it has become impossible to get permits, blaming the campaign by Saudi ...


Israel Closes Gaza Border Crossing - occupied Palestinian territory

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a new report that options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation range from establishing an ar...


Ahead of cross-border family reunion, South Koreans express anticipation

The trip, which comes at the invitation of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , would be Xi's first visit to Pyongyang since he took power in 2012, and 13 years a...