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US President to skip Asian regional summits, Pence to travel instead

Trump had wanted a USA military parade in Washington but balked at price estimates. Asia experts were not surprised by Mr Trump's decision not to attend the...


Supermarket stuck googly eyes on fish to make them look fresh

The paper said that the country's ministry of commerce had shut down the store after cottoning on to the slippery trick. One Twitter user said: " Never judg...


Death toll rises to 8 in Somerset West munitions depot blast

Factory staff were busy extinguishing the fire when firefighters arrived. Families have gathered outside the Rheinmetall Denel Munitions factory in Somerset W...


Hardline Tories look to scupper May's Brexit plan

The editorial comes after Michel Barnier , the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, said he was "strongly opposed" to the UK Government's Chequers plan for leaving ...


'Good job Jeff ...' Trump sarcastically renews his attack on Sessions

Republicans now hold a 236-193 advantage. "Two long running, Obama era, investigations of two very popular Republican Congressman were brought to a well publi...


10 injured, some ‘in extremely serious condition’ after San Bernardino shooting

Eight people were wounded in a shootout at a San Bernardino apartment complex late Sunday night, including a 17-year-old. "We had multiple victims down, it ...


Hundreds Escape Libya Prison - BBC | Social

Guards were unable to prevent the prisoners from escaping as they feared for their own lives, the statement said. The recent surge in fighting, which began on A...


Coalition to 'review rules of engagement to ensure mistakes not repeated'

It will also coordinate with the Yemen government to compensate victims. A Saudi-led coalition spokesman has insisted that an airstrike that killed 40 child...


Israel readies for upcoming visit of Philippines president

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte reviews an honour guard at the Manila International Airport in Pasay City, south of Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Dutert...


New US general arrives in Afghanistan with peace still distant

The U.S. confirmed on Sunday that coalition forces killed the self-proclaimed leader of the Afghan branch of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ( ISIS ). Mille...


Texas Woman Flees with Baby in Carrier After High-Speed Police Chase

She lost control of the auto and crashed into another vehicle in front of her. The footage released by the Texas Department of Safety shows the chase in Bexar...


There will be no second referendum on Brexit - Theresa May

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy means disaster for Britain, her former foreign secretary Boris Johnson said, as critics at home and officials i...


1st LD: Oil refinery explosion in southern Germany injures eight

Four were hospitalised, with one in a serious condition, police said in a statement. Police said the eight injured were Bayernoil employees. At the scene th...


Reuters reporters who exposed Myanmar military abuses are jailed for seven years

The reporters who had been detained in December 2017, however, claim that the documents which they have been accused of obtaining illegally had been planted in ...


After today, Terengganu exco says public caning will no longer shock public

This raises serious concerns regarding the uneven and unacceptable standards for accountability in the execution of justice under the syariah legal system and t...


Nine injured in German protests for and against migrants

Some protesters paraded with large portraits of victims of attacks perpetrated, they claimed, by asylum seekers, while others brandished banners reading "Chemni...


Trump attacks union leader on Labor Day

A third source said talks will ultimately come down to what Canada is willing to give the USA on dairy. Negotiations between Canada and the US are hung up ove...


President Trump’s Trade Talks With Canada Carry High Stakes For Kansas

Wow, I made OFF THE RECORD COMMENTS to Bloomberg concerning Canada, and this powerful understanding was BLATANTLY VIOLATED. The president appeared to confirm ...


Russia: 1 killed and 18 hurt in plane crash

When planting a liner skidded off the runway and collided with a guardrail, and then caught fire, said the interlocutor of the Agency in emergency services of t...


Uhuru Leaves to Attend China-Africa Forum in Beijing

From 2000 to 2016, China loaned around US$125 billion to the continent, data from the China-Africa Research Initiative (CARI) at Washington's Johns Hopkins Un...


'Ghost ship' found drifting off coast of Burma, Navy solves mystery

Police in Myanmar are searching a large rusty container ship for clues after it was spotted by fishermen mysteriously drifting near the region of Yangon . Afte...


Pop-star politician Bobi Wine reaches USA after Uganda 'torture'

Bobi Wine, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi, appeared on crutches during Monday's court appearance. ODM has condemned Ugandan authorities for blocking Kya...


Papadopoulos: Trump 'Nodded' at Suggestion of Putin Meeting

The revelation that he'd been told by a professor during the campaign that Russian Federation had "dirt" on Democrat Hillary Clinton in the form of emails helpe...


Sweet viral moment: George Bush slips Michelle Obama candy at McCain's funeral

Meghan McCain said her father was a "great man" and she encouraged others to live up to his example, setting a tone that echoed the senator's own fighting spir...


Amber Alert issued for boys, father after Phoenix killings

He was originally believed to be driving, a 4-door Chevrolet Silverado, but it was found unoccupied around 2:30 p.m. Saturday. The person of interest in this ...


Theresa May: No compromise, second referendum on Brexit plan

May's plan, which is created to protect cross-border trade with the European Union, will mean Britain loses control over its direction, preventing it from becom...


Two Reuters journalists investigating Rohingya killings jailed for 7 years in Myanmar

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo had been reporting on the brutal crackdown on the Rohingya when they were arrested and charged with to violating the colonial-era Offi...


Man jailed for life over plot to kill British Prime Minister

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman , who gave his nationality as Bangladeshi-British, was convicted in London in August for planning to bomb the entry gates to the pr...


Libya declares state of emergency in Tripoli as death toll climbs

The escape came amid increasing heavy fighting between rival groups in the city, prompting the United Nations-backed Libyan government to declare a state of eme...


John McCain Remembered By Daughter Meghan, Former Presidents Obama, Bush

As he did so, top members of his administration including his daughter Ivanka, son-in-law Jared Kushner , chief of staff John Kelly and national security adv...


3 children, their father killed when kayak capsized in Lake Superior

The Coast Guard said the incident happened Thursday evening while the family had been paddling in the area of MI island, which is about three miles northeast of...


Sri Lankan man arrested and charged with terror offences in Sydney

Nizamdeen was refused bail to appear at Waverley Local Court on Friday, where the matter was adjourned for eight weeks. Mohamed Nizamdeen, allegedly on a stud...


Meghan McCain jab at Trump defended

The comment received applause at the service and highlighted the broad differences between McCain and Trump, who was not invited to attend. So much of our p...


Shooting Reported at Del Mar Racetrack Before Ice Cube Show

The man who was shot was taken to a nearby hospital, but his condition is unknown, the newspaper reported. A witness posted video from near the entrance to th...


The President Announces MASSIVE RALLY for Ted Cruz — TRUMP TO TEXAS

The group, whose fundraising goal was $6,000, said it wants to "remind Texans of the truth". In one tweet, Trump calls out Cruz for not disclosing major bank lo...


Woman charged with murdering her children arraigned in court

The girls were referred to by their initials and their names were not released. "And then in both circumstances she called saying the child wasn't breathing, sh...


After death, McCain fires at Trump

One top GOP congressional aide described the episode as an "unforced error", while a source close to the White House said the West Wing's handling of McCain's d...


Brazilian court disqualifies Lula from presidential election

But the votes that followed torpedoed the former president's bid for a third term. Brazil's top electoral court ruled on Friday that jailed former president ...


Fake photos in Myanmar army's "True News" book on the Rohingya crisis

For this, the Myanmar government should take several steps like curbing hate speech, allowing free access to United Nations agencies for relief operations and d...


John McCain buried at Naval Academy alongside a longtime friend

Charles Larson, who was a former USNA superintendent. A private memorial service was held at the academy's chapel, followed by a procession to the grassy buri...


Large fire engulfs Rio National Museum

In a statement , President Michel Temer said it was "a sad day for all Brazilians". The museum, which is tied to the Rio de Janeiro federal university and t...


New Mexico compound suspects in federal custody, accused of firearms charges

Authorities say that Abdul-ghani, the deceased boy found at the property, initially was reported missing by his mother previous year from Jonesboro, Georgia, af...


Kavanaugh supreme court nomination not 'normal', says Senate Democrat

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharSunday shows preview: Washington prepares for Kavanaugh hearings The Hill's 12:30 Report - Sponsored by Better Medicare...


Nicaragua to expel United Nations' team after critical report

About 300 people have died since mid-April, when protests against social security reform began and morphed into opposition to President Daniel Ortega. Officia...


O'Rourke bets national attention lifts him in Texas race

Recent polls have shown O'Rourke a mere 1 percentage point behind Cruz in anticipation of election day on November 6. Ted Cruz , suggesting that the Texas Repu...


Canada NAFTA talks to resume as deadline looms

The White House plans to notify Congress today of its intention to enter into a new free trade agreement , to provide the required 90 days notice that would al...


Amsterdam police study possible terror motive for stabbings

The two knife victims have been transferred to hospital while the suspect has been arrested and taken for treatment. However, police shortly afterwards issued...


Pak Defies US Claim Of $300 Million Funding Cut

Last week, a scheduled call between Pompeo and Khan sparked controversy after Pakistan's foreign minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi , accused the USA of lying by s...


13 hurt and two missing as boats collide head-on in California

One woman was airlifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas in critical condition. The crash took place at Pirate Cove Marina, pictured above, at 8pm. S...


Young Australian Model has died while holidaying in Greece

Sinead McNamara, 20, was found unconscious around 2 a.m. Friday on the back of the Mayan Queen IV in the Greek port of Argostoli in Kefalonia , news.com.au rep...