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Uncle: Man killed by officer aspired to St. Lucia leadership

Guyger told investigators that she went to what she thought was her third-floor apartment. Fox 4 was blasted on Twitter after publishing a story bearing the...


Ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort 'close to plea deal with Mueller'

In August, Manafort was found guilty of 8 0f 18 bank and tax fraud counts against him in the Southern District of Virginia. "Manafort and his most senior ...


Landslide crashes on to tourist beach on Zante

O'Connell estimates there are around 400 to 500 people in the area when the rockfall occurred and around a dozen tourist boats were out in the bay. Rescue t...


Nawaz Sharif's Wife Kulsoom Nawaz's Body Reaches Lahore, Funeral Tonight

On Thursday, hundreds of people attended the funeral prayers of Begum Kulsoom at London's Regent Park mosque, which was separate from another one to take place ...


Developing Story | Pope Francis meets with bishops about the abuse crisis

The development, announc- ed just as a highly anticipated meeting between Francis and USA cardinals and bishops was beginning, lent a dramatic twist to the emer...


NY Times: Chinese Might Face Human Rights Sanctions

Sanctions on Chinese officials and companies complicit in abuses in Xinjiang are being considered by the US, the New York Times reported later on Monday. Up...


Pauline Hanson calls girl 'brat' who doesn't stand for national anthem

Harper said she had chosen to take a public stand on the issue at her school "because I feel that this is the right thing to do and it will help raise awareness...


Afghan bombing death toll rises to 68

No insurgent group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack in a region where the group islamic State (EI) and the taliban are active. The Nangarhar heal...


Haley warns Russia, Iran of 'dire consequences' over Syria military assault

UK's United Nations ambassador Karen Pierce said her country "strongly" agreed with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's op-ed on Idlib published in the...


Cynthia Nixon slams pro-Cuomo mailer questioning her support for Jewish people

The second span was supposed to open to the public on Saturday but crews disassembling the nearby old Tappan Zee Bridge discovered that it had destabilized and ...


1st U.S. troops from July DPRK remains identified

Reuters reported that remains from the two identified troops are believed to have been recovered from a battle near the Chongchon River. According to estim...


More than 20,000 on NC coast already without power from Florence gusts

Although the suggestive graphic was presumably an accident, it is somehow a fitting representation for a storm that has already been described as "tremendousl...


Rat Wipes $190M Off Restaurant Chain's Value

The restaurant allegedly later offered the couple 5,000 yuan ($728) in compensation for the incident - a price he was willing to negotiate after the hospital vi...


Kofi Annan Gave Me Sensitive Advice - Nana Addo

Royalty included Princess Beatrix, the former queen of the Netherlands, and her daughter-in-law Princess Mabel, who were close friends. "You know what to do: Ta...


Government's mass surveillance of emails was illegal

Britain's programme of mass surveillance, revealed by whistleblower Edward Snowden as part of his sensational leaks on USA spying, violated people's right to ...


Suu Kyi defends jail sentences for 2 journalists in Myanmar

She also skipped the assembly a year ago, just after the violence flared, after she had been expected to attend. The Myanmar leader added that due process w...


Pope Francis summons bishops for summit on clergy sex abuse

The head of the Catholic church said the devil "had it in" for bishops "in order to scandalise the people". Pope Francis has summoned senior bishops fro...


Vatican planning response to allegations Pope covered up sexual abuse

The spokeswoman said the sexual abuse crisis was a main topic at the meeting, which six of the members attended. In a letter to priests in the diocese , Wue...


Air Force intercepts Russian bombers, fighter escorts near Alaska

NORAD said the Russian bombers and fighter jets were intercepted "west of mainland Alaska" by the American fighter jets at 10 p.m. ET Tuesday, but did not give ...


Nine dead, dozens hurt as driver rams into crowd in China

Three people have been so far been declared dead and 43 injured but the death toll is expected to grow, with some local newspapers already speaking of nine vict...


Novelist Who Wrote 'How To Murder Your Husband' Arrested For Murder

She is the author of several romance novels, including one called " The Wrong Husband ". Nancy Crampton Brophy , 68, published the 700-word essay in 2011 o...


California shooting: Six, including gunman, dead

The man fled to nearby Breckenridge Road where he encountered two people before shooting them dead. But the gunman eventually tracked him down and killed him ...


EU President says Brexit threatens North, not EU

Mr Juncker said: "Clock-changing must stop". Mr Juncker said the European Union and its member states "will always show loyalty and solidarity with Ireland ...


Russians accused over Salisbury poisoning were in city 'as tourists'

FILE PHOTO: Flowers are left at the cordon near the tent covering the park bench where former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia...


Trump attacked for calling Hurricane Maria response an 'incredible success'

Last month, the New York Times reported that 10 trailers of food and other supplies were found rotting in a parking lot in Puerto Rico, where they were de...


Man arrested for sharing breakfast with woman in Saudi Arabia

In one part of the video, the veiled woman appears to feed the man , which sparked the most outrage, the report said. The coastal city of Jeddah, where the...


Over 80 crore faced food shortage in 2017, says UN

More people went hungry in 2017 than at any time in the previous decade as food deprivation on the rise due to conflict and climate change , according to the...


Trump’s decline creates a quandary for Republicans on the ballot

The poll finds a growing share of Americans now think Trump did know about the $130,000 payment made directly by Cohen to porn star Stormy Daniels in October ...


European Union votes for disciplinary action against Hungary

Sargentini said she expected to be invited by the council to present her report and wants European parliament president Antonio Tajani to help her with that. De...


Double bombing outside girls' school in eastern Afghanistan

The Taliban denied any involvement in the attacks and no other group claimed responsibility for the violence. "So far 19 martyred and 57 injured in suicide ...


Putin says suspects in Novichok poisoning are 'civilians'

Russian Federation has hotly contested the allegations that it is responsible for the attack, and on Wednesday Mr Putin escalated the war of words by denying ...


Putin Says He Knows Identities of Accused Skripal Attackers

Mr. Putin urged the men to address the media saying there was "nothing criminal" about them, as he spoke at an economic forum in the far eastern city of Vladi...


Trump says Puerto storm response ‘unappreciated’

But his comments come weeks after Puerto Rico's governor raised the USA territory's official death toll from Hurricane Maria from 64 to 2,975. The co-host...


Russian Federation to Hold Largest Military Exercises in almost 4 Decades

The location of the exercises close to Japan, North and South Korea and China suggest that Russian Federation is keen to increase its influence in the region,...


FEMA: Water For Hurricane Maria Relief Still At Puerto Rico Airport

The administration's efforts in Puerto Rico received widespread criticism. Trump said Tuesday that Tropical Storm Isaac, which had been downgraded from hurric...


Typhoon Mangkhut to intensify into deadly Cat 5 storm, mammoth rains likely

The storm is expected to strengthen further in the next 24 to 48 hours, according to CNN Meteorologist Michael Guy, before it weakens slightly to a category 4...


Indictment 'likely' for couple accused of stealing GoFundMe funds from homeless veteran

The pair's home was raided Thursday by the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office on a warrant that included the seizure of their new BMW. Burlington Count...


Trump signs order authorizing "automatic" sanctions for election interference

The move comes amidst increasing realisation in the United States that the Russians interfered in the 2016 presidential elections. The White House declined t...


Pope summons bishops for February abuse prevention summit

According to the declaration, the Council of Cardinals "expressed its full solidarity with Pope Francis with regard to the events of recent weeks, aware that ...


As Idlib offensive looms, Syrians flee to border villages

According to United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura, Idlib now hosts about 10,000 militants from the Jabhat al-Nusra and Al-Qaeda terror gro...


At UN, Iran, Russia stress anti-terror fight in Syria's Idlib

Ibrahim Kalin's remarks came after a cabinet meeting chaired by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the presidential complex. Kalın urged the United States to j...


Vatican official: Sex abuse scandal is the church's 'own 9/11'

The Council of Cardinals , jocularly referred to as the C9 by Vatican News , was established by Pope Francis a month after his election to advise him in the...


Trump says response to Puerto Rico storm 'underappreciated'

President Trump on Wednesday doubled down on his administration's response to Hurricane Maria that slammed into Puerto Rico past year leaving almost 3,000 pe...


Brexit: 80 Conservative MP's could rebel against Brexit deal

Around 50 Tory MPs attended the weekly meeting of the backbench Brexiteer group called the European Research Group on Tuesday evening. One source said "people...


Putin says two Skripal suspects are civilians

Putin said at a forum in Vladivostok in response to a question from a reporter. "I would like to call on them so that they can hear us today", he said. A po...


US President's ex-aide jailed in Russian Federation probe

Last week Professor Mifsud, who was born in Malta, was named as a defendant in a lawsuit by the Democratic National Committee (DNC), which is suing Russian Fede...


Elizabeth Smart: Kidnapper Wanda Breeze is getting out of prison next week

Wanda Barzee will be released from prison five years earlier than expected. The board said at the June hearing that Barzee refused to take a psychological exam...


Telangana: 57 killed as bus falls into gorge

The incident took place at the Kondagattu Ghat Road, as a bus full of pilgrims was returning to Jagtial town from the famous temple in the district. The bus h...


Abortion rights backers send Collins 3,000 coat hangers over Kavanaugh vote

Supreme Court will no doubt come down along largely partisan lines. But now, activists are urging Collins to vote "no" on Kavanaugh, with Republicans holding...


Misfire: Maria Butina's strange route from Russia to US jail

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo - actions that "confirmed her relationship with, and value to, her own government". In their latest filing, prosecutors argued...