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Pittsburgh synagogue massacre suspect appears in court

Survivors, meanwhile, began offering harrowing accounts of the mass shooting Saturday inside Tree of Life Synagogue. "When you go into a synagogue, saying, ...


Angela Merkel to step down as chancellor in 2021

Merkel will also not stand again as leader of her centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU), a clear sign that the German leader is preparing for her even...


Trump calls synagogue attack 'evil;' but campaigns on

Mitchell signed a criminal complaint charging Robert Bowers of Baldwin, Pa., with 29 counts setting forth federal crimes of violence and firearms offenses. The ...


Saudi prosecutor arrives in Istanbul for talks on Khashoggi inquiry

Jamal Khashoggi , a columnist with The Washington Post , had gone missing on October 2 when he had walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to collect docum...


'Multiple victims' as shooter storms prayer service at U.S. synagogue

At least four people have been reported dead, possibly as many as 7 to 8 could be dead, according to KDKA . PITTSBURGH , United States (2nd UPDATE ) - A hea...


Suspicious package sent to CNN headquarters intercepted at mailing facility

One of those bombs was mailed to CNN offices in NY. Another package was addressed to former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, who does analysis f...


Student shoots fellow student at North Carolina high school, police say

Authorities have not released the names of the students. No one, including parents, were being allowed on to the Butler High campus until police lifted the lo...


German Chancellor Angela Merkel to step down as party leader

At the time, AfD co-head Alexander Gauland said he would launch a parliamentary investigation into Merkel for her handling of the refugee crisis. Her message ...


Pakistan Supreme Court reinstates ban on Indian TV shows

India by constructing dams over Chenab River in Occupied valley is trying to barren Pakistan and not even allowing the Pakistani delegation to inspect them. LHC...


Here’s the federal court criminal complaint against Cesar Sayoc, mail bombing suspect

Wray said the investigation was "active" and cautioned that there could be more bombs still undiscovered. A Facebook account believed to belong to Sayoc was q...


Vigil planned in Winnipeg for victims of Pittsburgh shooting

Bowers , who was in fair condition at a hospital, was charged late Saturday with 29 federal counts, including hate crimes and weapons offenses. He called th...


Afghanistan: Kandahar Votes After Week-long Delay Due to Violence

Kandahar Governor Zalmay Wesa was seriously hurt in the October 18 attack that killed provincial police chief Gen. Abdul Raziq and also targeted the commander o...


Allies threaten to walk as Merkel suffers blow in regional elections

CDU leaders will meet next Sunday to prepare for a summit in December where party members will vote for a new chairman. German Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves...


Khashoggi supporters hold vigil outside Saudi consulate

A State Department spokesman says the US welcomes a decision by Saudi Arabia to let the son of slain writer Jamal Khashoggi leave the country and come to the ...


Pittsburgh shooter hit with 29 federal charges: Justice Dept

It wasn't clear whether he had an attorney to speak on his behalf. American officials say one person is in custody, and the FBI is investigating the rampage a...


Indian PM Modi arrives for summit with Abe

Following Prime Minister Kishi's visit to India in 1957, yen loans to the country began in 1958. And although India is hardly a central player on the issu...


Facebook Takes Down 82 Pages, Accounts Linked to Iranian Disinformation Campaign

It said their posts had been amplified through less than $100 in advertising on Facebook and Instagram in the a year ago. The housecleaning announced Frid...


Sisters found dead and bound together on river shore

The victims were found unconscious and unresponsive, and there was no obvious signs of trauma. The bodies were kept together with duct tape at the waist so th...


Right-wing Jair Bolsonaro wins Brazil presidential race

Gomes, a former governor of Ceará state in the northeast, is influential in Brazil's poorest region. The government is expected to make an official announceme...


County Clare Returns Michael D Higgins To The Aras

The figures show a clear win for Michael D Higgins and a strong performance for Peter Casey. Ireland has voted to repeal its blasphemy law by a decisive margi...


Georgia Voting Machines Switching Votes From Democrat to Republican According to NAACP

Georgia state law allows local election officials to reject both absentee ballots and applications for absentee ballots over signature discrepancies. These saf...


Moscow wants United Nations resolution to preserve nuke treaty

Moscow officials have said the USA has committed "flagrant violations" of the treaty and Russian President Vladimir Putin said the U.S. decision to pull out cou...


Russian Federation 'preparing for war' after Trump said he would withdraw from treaty

Belarus on Thursday called on the United States not to leave the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. "Because otherwise, why would the United States...


Sussexes are welcomed to New Zealand

Alexandra MacKay, 10, handed the duchess the jewellery in the form of a red rose with gold accents as the couple met crowds outside the National War Memorial in...


Royal Canadian Legion launches annual poppy campaign (3 photos)

The "red thread" art at the Library of Birmingham is one of a series of installations across the United Kingdom that highlight reasons to say "Thank You" to the...


Why the Obsession with the Migrant Caravan, Mr. President? - Hit & Run

Police commissioner Benjamin Grajeda said that authorities only blocked the highway today to tell people about the offer. Alden Rivera, the Honduran ambassado...


Clocks change as winter time arrives on October Bank Holiday

Even though we know it's coming every year, the two days on which the clocks either go forward or back are the source of great panic for many people. In the e...


United States official says Putin invited to visit Washington next year

President Trump held a summit with Mr Putin in Helsinki, the Finnish capital, in July, and then issued Mr Putin an invitation to visit Washington in the aut...


Nor’easter to hit mid-Atlantic, New England this weekend

The storm affected more than 33,000 people in Mexico. "Anybody is fair game for heavy rain", Kines said. "This would bring significant amounts of rain and win...


Federal Bureau of Investigation says suspicious package sent to Cory Booker

Police have not released any information about the suspect's identity. He was not previously known to the Secret Service, law enforcement sources said, but ...


As Delhi’s air quality worsens, EPCA asks to stop all construction

In a meeting with representatives from the Environment Ministry, IMD, Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board , Haryana Pollution Control Board and Delhi ...


Sydney's same-sex penguin couple welcome new addition to the family

Their bond became more evident when Sphen gave Magic a pebble, the equivalent of proposing in the penguins' language of love. "The first 20 days of a peng...


Saudi FM decries 'hysterical' global outcry over journalist's killing

President Donald Trump has hardened his stance on the matter in the past week, calling it the "worst cover-up in history" , while at the same time emphasisin...


Indian authorities brace for worst air pollution season

But experts say the data does not suggest that New Delhi's air quality has improved, but rather that more Indian cities' air has worsened. A Delhi Fire Serv...


Barack Obama accuses Donald Trump of 'making stuff up'

Or that a fingerprint match had turned up on a separate mailing the authorities say he sent. Another Twitter post references the former chairwoman of the Dem...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation shows Russian Federation its military might in giant exercises AFP, Oslo

Joint Information Center said in a statement. Military forces from 31 countries began NATO's largest exercise in decades, stretching from the Baltic Sea to Ic...


Royals Harry and Meghan to visit New Zealand on 4-day tour

Earlier yesterday, the pair donned garlands of red flowers and handmade wrap skirts called ta'ovala, given as a traditional sign of respect, to tour the island ...


United States hunter angers Scotland with trophy photo of ‘beautiful’ wild goat

An American hunter is facing widespread backlash and possibly prompting changes to local laws after sharing on Twitter photos of her posing with the carcasses ...


Suspect in custody in deadly Pittsburgh church attack

Police called on people in the area to stay in their houses. The shooter, identified by CBS affiliate KDKA as 46-year-old Robert Bowers, told the paper th...


Rescue underway in US Pacific islands as super typhoon strikes

Even after Super Typhoon Yutu had moved away from the US territory in the Pacific, residents were warned by emergency management officials to stay indoors becau...


Two Koreas agree to withdraw some border guard posts

South Korean officials have found the remains of a soldier in the Demilitarized Zone for the first time in 65 years. In this photo provided by South Korea ...


Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis slug it out in Florida governor's debate

But, they repeatedly returned to personal attacks in the process, suggesting the race has turned into an all-out verbal brawl as the candidates enter the home...


Actor Robert de Niro has sent bomb

De Niro is the owner of the restaurant and founder of the Tribca Film Festival. The actor made headlines by yelling "F*** Trump" in June during the live Tony Aw...


Saudi crown prince addresses Khashoggi murder as Trump reviews United States intelligence

Saudis have long had in place efforts to negotiate and reconcile with dissidents, the official said. While the young crown prince, sometimes known by his init...


14 kindergarten school children injured after woman attacks with knife in China

The attack took place as the children were being led back to class after their morning exercise. School authorities and police took victims to the nearest hos...


Saudi crown prince jokes about Lebanese PM Hariri at investment conference

Kushner on Monday fended off criticism that the Trump administration was giving Saudi Arabia cover. "They had a very bad original concept. It was carried out ...


Israeli fighter jets strike besieged Gaza Strip anew

US Special Representative for International Negotiations, Jason Greenblatt, tweeted support for Israel overnight, saying: "More rockets from Gaza into Israel". ...


Rahul leads opposition protest outside CBI headquarters

Asthana, incidentally, has been reported by the media as close to PM Modi, a Gujarat cadre officer who was brought into the CBI and tipped to succeed Alok Ver...


HM Sultan receives Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Oman

Netanyahu wrote on Twitter, posting a video of his reception and meeting. Among the issues discussed were how to advance the Middle East peace process, along...


Facebook ad archive outs top spending political advertisers in the US

Facebook's analysis shows as the midterm elections approached, numerous top spenders were high-profile candidates such as Rep. Beto O'Rourte in Texas and well-k...