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Israelis 'kill Hamas commander' in Gaza exchange of fire

Rocket-fire from Gaza and Israel air strikes against militant targets have been a regular occurrence. The Israeli army confirmed a fire exchange took place,...


3 stabbed in Melbourne terror attack, Australia/NZ News & Top Stories

On Saturday, Ian McCartney, Australian Federal Police Acting Deputy Commissioner, told reporters, "there are links to the Islamic State", however the link was m...


Melbourne Grateful to ‘Trolley Man’ Who Confronted Bourke Street Attacker

A GoFundMe campaign established in recognition of Michael Rogers , the gutsy Melbourne man who steered a shopping trolley into the Bourke Street attacker...


Trump's War Cemetery Snub Classed As Pitiful By Tory MP

Not among them: Trump, a day after he riled up his critics by canceling a visit to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France, the final resting place of almos...


Trump played key role as candidate in hush payoffs for sexual affairs

In August , Michael Cohen , Trump's former lawyer, said he made the payments at the direction of Trump and pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations. A...


Trump tweets in Whitaker's defense in turnabout

Whitaker has criticized the probe in the past as too wide-ranging, which has raised concerns among Democrats that Sessions' ouster and Whitaker's appointment mi...


California wildfires: Massive fire almost QUADRUPLES in size to 110 square miles

Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California , some clutching babies and pets as they abandoned vehicles and struck ...


Brexit: UK must not be 'trapped' in backstop, says Leadsom

The DUP, the Northern Irish party on whose parliamentary votes May relies to keep her in power, cast her Brexit negotiation as a betrayal earlier on Friday ...


Palestinian dead in Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes

Gaza's Hamas rulers have recently scaled down a months-long wave of border protests as Egypt has been trying to mediate a truce between the Islamic militant gro...


Accused mail bomber Sayoc to face new charges

The packages Sayoc is accused of mailing to former secretary of state Hillary Clinton , former CIA director John Brennan , actor-director Robert De Niro , fo...


Dozens of cat mummies, rare beetles discovered in Egyptian tombs

Tourism in Egypt suffered in the aftermath of the mass protests that toppled former president Hosni Mubarak in 2011. Both scarabs and cats were powerful religio...


Thousand Oaks community honor hero cop Sergeant Ron Helus

No deaths have been confirmed yet. "Alaina. My sweet, sweet Alaina". And we love you for that. Hey, thanks . You read the entire story. "It makes you sick ...


Putin says he DID talk with Trump despite last-minute Elysee seating change

Macron began the session telling Trump in French that he was "very delighted" to have him in Paris again and they would be discussing the "strategic capabil...


World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice in Paris

The French and US presidents met Saturday and Macron tried to backpedal from his earlier comments, saying he had been misunderstood, and that what he really mea...


Woman, 50, Arrested After Needles Found In Strawberries

Queensland Police have arrested a 50-year-old woman over the alleged contamination of strawberries in Queensland in September . "This is a major and unpr...


Austrian colonel a suspected Russian spy

But it would also demonstrate the extent of Russia's hostile intelligence operations, penetrating a country that is one of Moscow's closest allies in the Eur...


Friends: Acting AG Whitaker Has Close Relationship With Trump

Conway is the husband of the top White House aide Kellyanne Conway. He was chosen by Jeff Sessions to be his Chief of Staff. Later in the day, Trump tweeted t...


Severe 'devil winds' expected to whip up deadly California blazes

A fast-moving wildfire engulfed the Sierra foothills in northern California , decimating Paradise - a town of 30,000 people located 87 miles (140 kilometers) n...


Trump vows to send lawyers amid ballot counting

Broward County is mandated to provide its unofficial vote total from the midterm elections to the state by midday Saturday. Nelson has not yet conceded to Sco...


Donald Trump, Emanuel Macron dodge talk of 'insult' at Paris meet

No soldier from the war is known to still be alive but their voices are present through high school students here reading their letters written at the front on ...


Trump pushes back at Michelle Obama

The Obamas opted for IVF, one form of assisted reproduction that typically involves removing eggs from a woman, fertilising them with sperm in a lab, and implan...


Four UK ministers on verge of quitting, European Union rejects latest plan

Prime Minister Theresa May's government, struggling to deliver Brexit, had argued that whether or not Britain could reverse the decision was immaterial, since...


Donald Trump endorses Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House

The Democrats seized control of the House in Tuesdays' pivotal midterm elections . "Those that did not, say goodbye!" "Our leadership does a tremendous job, ...


Bound flight crash lands at airport in Guyana

Landing gear, engines, and the fuselage were damaged. Onboard the flight were 126 passengers, with only six of those passengers suffered non-life threatening in...


Bells to ring out at New West church on Remembrance Day

As the sun goes down this Remembrance Day, each participating Legion branch will ring a bell (s) 100 times to honour the First World War Veterans. Bells of P...


Terrorist killed after knife attack on busy street in Melbourne, Australia

However, Victoria State Police Commissioner Graham Ashton said state police are unsure how seriously to take the claim at this stage of the investigation. "...


France's Macron defends Europe from all sides _ including US

The advisor said Trump had replied: "We are much closer than it seems ". Trump called the remark " very insulting " and appeared ill at ease in his meeting wit...


Trump awards top civilian honour to Elvis Presley

Republican Orrin Hatch is retiring from the U.S. Senate after representing Utah for more than 41 years. "Adelson is a committed doctor, philanthropist, and ...


May suffers new blow as minister resigns over Brexit

Corbyn said any Brexit deal brought to the Commons by the government would need to be measured against Labour's six tests for a withdrawal agreement. For so...


Jordan opens shelter as flash flood death toll climbs to 11

Friday's floods came two weeks after 21 people, including middle school students, were killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea. A civil defence source told...


EU Brexit envoy says ‘much more work’ needed to clinch deal

Although 95 per cent of a Brexit deal is said to be agreed, Britain and the European Union have yet to agree on how to guarantee that there will be no return to...


Appeals court rules against Trump policy

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously kept a preliminary injunction in place against Trump's decision to end the Deferred ...


Australia to create Pacific infrastructure fund in bid to counter China

There are also plans to strengthen Australia's defence and security ties with Pacific islands through joint exercises and training. Foreign policy analysts ...


Jo Johnson quits government over Brexit, calling for second referendum

Mr. Johnson is the MP for Orpington, a town in the south eastern county of Kent that threatened to become a "lorry park" in the event of a no-deal Brexit. We wi...


DUP will not support May's Irish Sea border backstop plan - Arlene Foster

British Prime Minister Theresa May drew the fury of her crucial Northern Ireland allies on Friday after seemingly accepting an EU-backed Brexit solution t...


Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 39

The first two blasts took place nearly simultaneously at 4 p.m. outside the Sahafi hotel, while the third came 20 minutes later in the garage of the adjacent Ha...


Thousand Oaks Shooter Mocked ‘Hopes and Prayers’ in Pre-Shooting Facebook Post

Long is the gunman who was responsible for killing 12 and injuring many more when he opened fire at a bar in Thousand Oaks. In April, officers responded to a ...


Protesters target home of Fox News’ Tucker Carlson

He said his wife, Susie, was home alone and heard the commotion from the kitchen. Carlson later told Fox News that his wife was at home with his four childr...


Jordan flash floods kill 11 and force tourist evacuation of Petra

Government spokeswoman Jumana Ghuneimat said two dozen people were injured and dozens more evacuated as homes were flooded in several locations. One of the k...


California wildfires kill 9; celebrities, others flee beach city

Photos from the area show devastation on a horrifying scale. In a move that has surprised literally nobody, Trump has responded to the disturbing fire by thre...


Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi tapes given to key foreign nations

It remains unknown when Sherman's bill will be brought to the floor for a vote, but it will probably be after the new Democratic-controlled House of Representat...


One dead in stabbing rampage in Melbourne

Imam Musse described Shire Ali's family as "very decent" and said they worshipped at the Virgin Mary Mosque in Hoppers Crossing. Shire Ali most commonly att...


USA to halt refueling of Saudi-led coalition aircraft

There has been an worldwide outcry over Saudi actions in Yemen, particularly after a series of high-profile coalition strikes that have killed scores of civil...


Malibu Fire ‘Out of Control,’ Dozens of Homes Destroyed Including Caitlyn Jenner’s

Also burning in Ventura County was the Hill Fire , which had torched 10,000 acres (4047 hectares) by Thursday night, fire officials said. "Pretty much the co...


British govt minister quits over Brexit, calls for new vote

The DUP leader said "no unionist" could back Mrs May's apparent advocacy of a withdrawal treaty that includes a Northern Ireland specific backstop measure t...


At least 13 killed in California bar shooting

According to authorities, the shooter was 28-year-old Ian Long , a former Marine combat veteran who had been stationed in Afghanistan. He's pictured (right) i...


Sri Lanka President Sirisena dissolves parliament

The notice will become official once it's published, and it is required to include dates for nominations for fresh elections. He has refused to vacate his off...


China open for trade talks with US

As the world today is undergoing unprecedented changes that have not been seen in the past 100 years, it is the global community's expectation that China-U.S. C...


Residents flee 'catastrophic' wildfire in Northern California

While reports have come in of injuries among firefighters and residents, no deaths have been confirmed just yet. Five people are reported dead in the Camp F...


Trump erroneously accuses French President Emmanuel Macron of ‘very insulting’ comments

Trump has railed against trade deals with the European Union and has criticised some EU nations, including France, for not spending enough to defense to sustain...