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Justice Ginsburg hospitalized after fracturing ribs in fall

She went to George Washington University Hospital in Washington early Thursday after experiencing discomfort overnight. It means Ms Ginsburg will not be p...


Three bodies found in ruins after buildings collapse in Marseille

Rescuers worked throughout the night searching the rubble of the dilapidated buildings which collapsed suddenly on Monday morning in Noailles , a working-class...


Outback mystery: Boy missing as three found dead

It is believed a 12-year-old boy was also a passenger in the vehicle but he has not been found. The bodies of a man and a woman, both aged 19, and their three...


Dutch man, 69, starts legal fight to identify as 20 years younger

That's why the Dutch man wants to legally change his birth date from March 11, 1949, to March 11, 1969, the Telegraph reports. "If I put on Tinder that I am...


Boeing jet crashed in Indonesia after key sensor replaced

Transportation Department. The warning follows preliminary findings from the Lion Air crash that the angle-of-attack (AOA) sensor malfunctioned. "We're go...


Russian FM: Israeli Strikes in Syria Will Increase Regional Tensions

Environmental Protection Minister Ze'ev Elkin, who is also co-chair of the Russia-Israel Intergovernmental Commission, told Russian media Monday that it was a "...


Watch the moment Trump LOSES IT with CNN reporter Jim Acosta

Trump has repeatedly attacked the media throughout his time in office, calling reporters " the enemy of the people " and suggesting we should " take a strong lo...


Here are the candidates who made history in the 2018 midterms

Texas is set to send its first Hispanic women to Congress, as Democrats Veronica Escobar and Sylvia Garcia both won their races. Ayanna Pressley , congre...


Irish PM sees chances fading for Brexit deal in November Reuters, Helsinki

Negotiators from both sides are, however, still at odds over ways to guarantee an open Irish border no matter how Brexit goes. "We will have to fight agains...


Win or lose, Cruz and O’Rourke may remain political forces

That means more people have cast a ballot over 12 days of early voting in those counties than turned out for the entire 2014 midterm election. The senator, who ...


Several Injured In Shooting At Bar In Southern California, Says Police

The witness said the suspect had a handgun and then he also saw the smoke bombs and the guard being shot. There were reports of pools of blood in the area, an...


New Gallup Poll Finds High Anxiety Among Democrats on Election Day

Early voting results showed some positive signs for Democrats in North Carolina and across the country after polls closed Tuesday in the 2018 midterm election...


US Midterm elections 2018: Democrats retake House, Republicans keep Senate

Democrats' performance in the House battlefield was mixed. Suddenly about mid-evening, before the Rocky Mountain and West Coast polls even closed, the ABC New...


Maithripala Sirisena: Sri Lankan Parliament to reconvene on Nov 14

The current suspension of parliament by the president is seen as a key to Rajapaksa negotiating for enough defections. Sirisena shut the legislature a day a...


Muslim women make history with wins in Michigan, Minnesota

Minnesota Democratic Congressional Candidate Ilhan Omar speaks at an election night results party on November 6, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Born in Mo...


Managers detained after China firm forced staff to drink urine

The video showed a shirtless man surrounded by a group of people and being flogged with a belt by a woman. Other staff, said to be employees of the home renov...


Democrat Whitmer wins MI governor's race

Abdul El-Sayed and chemical-testing entrepreneur Shri Thanedar, in the primary election back in August. Whitmer grew up near East Lansing, before attending M...


Girl Scouts sue Boy Scouts over name change to attract girls

If ya missed it. the BS has a new campaign called "Scout Me In". which allows girls to join in on the Scouts fun. These include buying advertisements on Google ...


Two buildings collapse in the French city of Marseille

A building collapsed in the southern city of Marseille on Monday, leaving a giant pile of rubble and beams. It added that at least two people were injured. At...


Virgin Australia "mindful" of reactions to veterans recognition initiative

The prime minister, Scott Morrision, and the defence industry minister, Steven Ciobo, have welcomed the move but the ADA said "it would be better to improve the...


Democrats capture US House majority in rebuke to Trump

Pelosi said she and other Democrats would instead focus on addressing the concerns of everyday voters. "What I would do next would be to say, this is what...


First Native American women in Congress: Deb Haaland & Sharice Davids

Polis is also the state's first Jewish governor. "We know there are so many of us who welcome everyone, who see everyone and who know that everyone should have ...


MA officially elects its first black woman to Congress

At a debate, she said that she is "black and a woman and unapologetically proud to be both, but that is not the totality of my identity", according to the Ass...


Mike Pompeo's meeting with North Korean official postponed

The State Department said early on Wednesday that the meeting had been postponed, but gave no reason, raising concerns that talks aimed at persuading North Kore...


Grenade-shaped belt buckle halts trains in Madrid, Barcelona

Wednesday (0700GMT). Police in Barcelona say they have evacuated two trains in the city's main station and are conducting checks for explosives after a suspic...


Fifteen children found in refrigerated lorry in Newhaven

The BBC reported that a criminal investigation was underway, and that a Romanian man, thought to be the driver, had been charged with assisting unlawful entry...


Driver charged in toddler deaths in crosswalk kills herself

Police were called to her Staten Island address for a wellness check after a friend said she had not heard from her. Officers found Bruns' body and evidence she...


'Protecting Mueller Is Paramount.' Democrats Respond to Jeff Sessions' Firing

US Attorney-General Jeff Sessions has resigned as the country's chief law enforcement officer at President Donald Trump's request. Deputy Attorney General...


Farage rails against Macron's call for a European army

Macron, who has pushed for a joint European Union military structure since taking over the French presidency, said in a radio interview on November 6 that Eu...


Republican Ron DeSantis Defeats Andrew Gillum in Florida Senate Race

Rep. Jeanette Nunez, a Miami Republican who is running for lieutenant governor with DeSantis , slammed Gillum for Tallahassee's crime rate, which is above the ...


Dead Republican brothel owner Dennis Hof wins election in Nevada

Hof beat his opponent Democrat Lesia Romanov and took Nevada's 36th Assembly District posthumously. "He died quietly in his sleep ", Hof's campaign manager ...


Trump BLOWS UP at Jim Acosta: 'You are a rude, awful person'

You and I disagree on this, ' Trump said. Donald Trump went for the jugular Wednesday. calling a CNN reporter unfit for his job and a "terrible person". A...


Record number of women win House seats in US midterms

Ocasio-Cortez, a community organizer and former bartender, will represent New York's 14th Congressional District, which covers parts of the Bronx and Queens. Ha...


Kim Davis Loses Her Re-Election Bid For Kentucky County Clerkship

Davis, a Republican, was up for re-election as clerk in Rowan County, Ky. Davis made worldwide headlines when she said her Christian faith prevented her from ...


Pompeo to meet senior N.Korean official

President Donald Trump's top diplomat doesn't seem fazed by North Korea's warning about possibly reasserting a policy of bolstering its nuclear arsenal unle...


Michigan Says Yes, ND Says No to Recreational Pot

A similar measure in North Dakota, however, appears destined for defeat, though Legalize ND campaigners say they won't concede until all votes are counted-and i...


Florida election results: Governor and Senate races close after big turnout

Gillum talked about how he tried to keep his campaign positive despite attacks from former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis and President Donald Trump . DeSantis h...


Chris Watts Reaches Plea Deal In Murder Case To Avoid Death Penalty

When the bodies were found, Watts changed his story to say his wife killed the girls after he told her he was leaving her. "I do not want to be in the positio...


1.4mn former felons will vote again in Florida

Demetrius Jifunza is a convicted felon and father of three children who wants to be able to fight for a better future for them by voting. - Felons will get vo...


Indonesia jet had damaged airspeed indicator on last 4 flights before crash

According to people familiar with the matter, in the wake of the Lion Air crash in Indonesia - where 189 people were killed - the plane maker is sending a b...


Marsha Blackburn vying to become Tennessee's first female U.S. Senator

Phil Bredesen . Bredesen angered Democrats and rabid liberals by announcing that he would have supported Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court, dec...


First two Muslim women elected to US Congress

In Minnesota, Omar, about 36 and a naturalised American citizen and state representative, follows another trailblazer: She will succeed US Congressman Keith Ell...


Watch Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Roast Ted Cruz to His Face

He also talks about voter disenfranchisement and the repeated attempts to keep people of color from voting. "Here, repeat after me: 'Have you seen the new seaso...


It's election day in Kentucky and Indiana

While Broward reported no problems at the polls to date, printers at early voting locations in North Miami and Homestead went down on Sunday . Provision...


Gov. Candidate Abrams Responds to Kemp Hacking Probe

Personal data was again exposed for Georgia voters - 6.7 million at the time - as were passwords used by county officials to access files. A stunning new po...


Fox News doesn’t condone Hannity appearance with Trump

He pleaded with viewers to vote Republican on Tuesday to support Trump , and his opening monologue echoed a campaign slogan seen on signs at the arena: "Promis...


Sheriff: 10-Year-Old Wisconsin Girl Says She Stomped Baby’s Head

Treu was being held in the Chippewa County Jail on 13 possible charges, including four counts of intoxicated use of a motor vehicle, Chippewa County Sheriff's S...


Flooding in Sicily Leaves 9 Dead

Italian state radio says a rain-swollen river in the countryside near Palermo, Sicily, has flooded a home, killing 9 people. According to the Italian media, t...


Facebook boots 115 accounts on eve of U.S. election after tip

Facebook issued an " election update" on Monday evening, revealing a Sunday evening visit from law enforcement. They include 30 Facebook accounts, mostly in Ru...


Armed men in Cameroon kidnap 79 schoolchildren

Northwest Region Governor Deben Tchoffo said the students abducted Sunday night were ages 11-17, and they were taken from Nkwen, a village near the regional c...