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Husband, step-daughter charged in slaying to be extradited

Smith, who was allegedly riding in the front passenger seat, rolled down her window to give the woman some money. "The information and the evidence points to:...


Treasury Board President Jane Philpott resigns from cabinet citing SNC-Lavalin affair

I must abide by more core values, my ethical responsibilities, constitutional obligations. I think Trudeau will deepen this crisis if he removes either of the...


South Carolina's $1.5B lottery victor finally steps forward

If the prize had gone unclaimed by the April 19 deadline , the $1.5 billion would have been redistributed to the 44 states - along with D.C. and the U.S. The n...


More Than 1,500 Smuggled Turtles And Tortoises Found At Philippine Airport

The Filipino traveller who owned the bags left them unclaimed in the arrivals area, but could face a prison sentence of one to two years or a fine of between £2...


House panel widens Trump obstruction and abuse of power probe

Sen. Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, told CNN that after hearing Cohen's testimony, "We've got to dig deeper" about the ...


Jewish groups want Ilhan Omar dropped from Foreign Affairs Committee

Omar apologized in January for a 2012 tweet in which she said Israel had "hypnotized the world" and apologized again last month after suggesting on Twitter ...


Kenya helicopter crash: Americans and VIP pilot dead

Officials located the wreckage after 3 a.m. with no survivors. Captain Magonga, an ex-military pilot hails from Nyamataro, Kitutu Chache South, Kisii county. ...


House panel demands Kushner clearance details from White House

While Cummings did not use the word "subpoena" in his letter, his recent correspondence with the White House suggests that he is open to one: Cummings told the ...


New Orleans police: 2 killed, 6 injured after car hits crowd

The deaths were confirmed in a previous Twitter message by the New Orleans Police Department, but no further information was immediately available about the c...


Video captures avalanche covering highway with snow in Colorado

A driver traveling through Interstate 70 on Sunday captured the moment an avalanche came barreling down through Ten Mile Canyon between Frisco and Copper Moun...


Single digit wind chills, highs in the low 20s

Tonight , we will see mostly clear skies with low temperatures in the single digits below zero. Wind chills are expected to fall between -10° to -25° below zero...


Theresa May's lawyer seeks Brext compromise with EU with legal addendum

With less than a month until Britain is due to leave on March 29, May is yet to win parliament's approval for her deal. Global trade secretary Liam Fox welc...


Backed Syrian Forces Resume Operation Against Islamic State Militants

USA -backed fighters have slowed an offensive to take Islamic State's last enclave in eastern Syria because a small number of civilians remain there, though fie...


Korea's Moon urges new US-North denuclearization talks

Bolton also appeared on CNN's State of the Union, where he defended Trump who said he took Kim " at his word " when the North Korean leader claimed he knew no...


US officially closes Palestinian consulate in East Jerusalem

For decades, the consulate functioned as a de facto embassy to the Palestinians. The announcement from the State Department came early on Monday in Jerusalem,...


Trump to Address Conservative Conference

U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (L) during their second summit meeting at the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in Hanoi, Vie...


Shamima Begum: Dutch husband wants to take teenager to Netherlands

Critics of the decision say Ms Begum was a naive, easily influenced child when she joined ISIS. Subsequently, UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid said that he wou...


California hearth division reminds you to not park in entrance of hydrants

And, we see too many examples of people who think the law only applies to everyone else and not to themselves. By the way, the fine for parking in front of a ...


Dozens of metro churches closed Sunday morning ahead of winter storm

Forecasters predict a incoming winter storm will drop several inches of snow across New England, beginning late Sunday and continuing overnight into Monday ...


As many as 70 United Kingdom opposition Labour lawmakers oppose second Brexit referendum

They demand a legally binding clause that "unambiguously overrides" the text of the withdrawal agreement; stronger language that the so-called Irish border back...


Trump calls on China to scrap agricultural tariffs immediately

This is very important for our great farmers - and me."IMF Cuts Global Economic Growth Projections over US-China Trade War". Trump's post on Twitter came seve...


Grandmother Floats Away On Iceberg During ‘Queen’ Photoshoot

Photos posted to social media by Streng's granddaughter, Catherine, quickly went viral, along with screenshots of texts sent to her by her father of the ordea...


More than 10 dead after tornadoes hit Lee County, AL

He says radar shows debris was lofted into the air and he was getting reports of trees down in Walton County and eastbound traffic disrupted at Mile Marker 83 o...


Lula to be released from prison for grandson's funeral

Lula is serving 12 years in prison on corruption charges. Lula's lawyers argued that by law, the former president - who served two terms and became a global...


7-foot sunfish washes up on Calif. beach

The extremely rare hoodwinker sunfish, a.k.a. Mola tecta , had never been seen in the Northern Hemisphere until it washed up dead last week at UC Santa Barbar...


U.S. Senate appears set to reject Trump's border wall emergency declaration

The emergency declaration is under court challenge by states like NY. Thom Tills of North Carolina, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - who said...


Canadian PM shuffles cabinet amid growing SNC-Lavalin scandal

Wilson-Raybould told the House of Commons justice committee that she had confronted Trudeau over what she said were persistent efforts by officials to help cons...


Snow-ice warning issued for Galway

Snow was not forecasted until Sunday morning when a Status Yellow warning was issued. The warning will be valid for all of Munster and Leinster, as well as ...


Wildlife Biologist Discovers Massive 700-Pound Alligator in Georgia

The only way an alligator can grow so large is by avoiding human contact: "This guy was hiding pretty good to get that big", Hanson said, crediting the state's ...


Sanders attacks 'dangerous' Trump at campaign launch

The U.S. senator from Vermont rarely talked about his personal history during his first run for the White House in 2016 against eventual Democratic nominee Hil...


Snowbound Oregon man survives 5 days by eating taco sauce packets

Jeremy Taylor was driving his Toyota 4Runner on February 24 when it got stuck in the snow on Fire Service Road west of Sunriver, Oregon , the Deschutes Count...


Senate: Academic Freedom Threatened by China-Funded Confucius Institutes

But the report did say the institutes fostered a climate where self-censorship on those topics was more likely to occur among university officials and student...


House Judiciary to request documents from Trump Jr., dozens in administration

Former White House chief of staff John Kelly and former White House counsel Don McGahn also are likely targets, he said. Nadler said he has made no determin...


Algerian protesters demand their ailing president steps down

Thousands of protesters marched through Algeria's capital Friday against ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth term, undeterred by volleys...


Top Republican contradicts Trump over Otto Warmbier's death: 'Kim knew what happened'

Fred and Cindy Warmbier, who have been supportive of Trump in the past, said "Kim and his evil regime are responsible for the death of our son Otto". "Did thi...


Two children disappeared on Friday in Humboldt County. Have you seen them?

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Department is searching for two children who went missing on Friday, its Facebook page said. The area where search teams are s...


THAI assists stranded passengers from Pakistan airspace closure

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) announced late Wednesday that its flights to Pakistan , Europe have been cancelled for Wednesday and T...


US police not charged over shooting unarmed black man

Police said they thought Clark was holding a gun when he moved toward them with his arms extended and an object in his hands. For more than a month, Sacrament...


Sanders says his campaign built to beat Trump

Senators Kamala Harris , Cory Booker , Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand , all 2020 candidates, co-sponsored his Medicare for All legislation in 20...


7.0 earthquake strikes southern Peru

There were no immediate reports of any damages or injuries from the natural disaster, which hit at 3:50 a.m. EST. Most big quakes in South America occur at a de...


Lavrov condemns 'flagrant interference' by US in Venezuela

Lavrov reaffirmed strong support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and criticized the USA for waging a "cynical campaign aimed at ousting the legitimate...


Airhead Alert: Ocasio-Cortez Declares Radical Leftist War on Moderate Democrats

Twenty-six moderate Democrats joined Republicans in amending the legislation, adding a provision requiring that ICE be notified if an illegal immigrant seeks to...


Somali forces end day-long Al-Shabaab siege in Mogadishu

An al-Shabab fighter blew himself up in a vehicle, destroying other cars on the road and the front of Hotel Maka al-Mukarama, witnesses say. When asked why re...


Indian Army strongly retaliate Pak shelling along LoC

Indian forces have been retaliating with equal intensity. The violations occurred around 1800hrs, reported news agency ANI in what is a continuation of Pak...


No charges for Sacramento officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark

Police said the officers who fired at Clark believed he was pointing a gun at them. Clark was holding a cell phone at the time of his death. His family and thei...


Comedian Trevor Noah slammed for making fun of India-Pakistan tension

Last night, on his show, Trevor made fun of India vs Pakistan war (if it happens) and even mocked the war cry by Indian soldiers as he compared it to Indian...


Grandma floats away on ice throne during photoshoot

There she spotted a hunk of ice shaped like a throne of sorts and decided it would serve as a ideal photo op-and so the 77-year-old climbed onto the ice, leaned...


EU ready to give UK more guarantees on Brexit: Barnier

In a joint interview with several leading European newspapers, Barnier was asked if the EU would be able to ratify the agreement if parliament approves it on Ma...


U.S. imposes new Venezuela-related sanctions

The U.S. already has travel bans on other high-ranking Venezuelan officials connected to Maduro who are accused of committing human rights abuses or corrupt...


German authorities reportedly seize family's dog, sell it on eBay

The pedigree pug named Edda was seized by officials in the Rhineland town of Ahlen previous year after her owners failed to pay local taxes, including their dog...