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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Wait over, results today

Exit polls, conducted by local media, put Modi's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its National Democratic Alliance (NDA) coalition as winning a clear maj...


NY state legislature votes to make Trump tax returns available

The bills don't target Trump by name but would allow the leaders of three congressional committees to access any NY returns filed by elected officials and top...


Man sorry he urinated on memorial to boy who died of cancer

A Mays Landing man has apologized for urinating on the memorial of a local child at a Mays Landing Park. Flippen allegedly recorded the incident . Owner ...


The Trump-Fox News feud continues

Trump performed well with. The network has extended invites for town halls to numerous Democratic candidates. And though some of Fox News' opinion hosts were no...


HUD Secretary Ben Carson stumped during congressional hearing

Carson she had to explain it to him in last year's hearing as well. An R-E-O. "No, not an Oreo , an R-E-O", Porter spelled out. While Republicans contin...


Iran-US tensions: Iranian FM to arrive in Pakistan tomorrow

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday Iraq would send delegations to both Washington and Tehran to help ease the tension between them. The...


Austrian Chancellor to dismiss Interior Minister

Kurz set about filling the vacant FPO ministers' posts with technocrats, but it remained to be seen if that would be enough to satisfy opposition lawmakers. He ...


Yemen's Houthi group says will target UAE, Saudi vital military facilities

Last week, the Houthi drone attacks damaged two Saudi Aramco's oil pump stations and caused limited fire, according to Al Arabiya television. Islamabad'...


Crowds rally against abortion bans at US Supreme Court

Before and after the anecdote she talked about the court, and drew boos from the crowd when she mentioned Justice Brett Kavanaugh . The group was small compare...


U.S. intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets off Alaska

USA warplanes intercepted Russian bombers and fighter jets off the Alaskan coast for the second day in a row on Tuesday, the North American Aerospace Defense C...


North Korea state media hits out at ‘imbecile’ Biden

This combination of pictures created November 12, 2018, shows North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (left) during the Inter-Korean summit in the Peace House buildi...


South Africa ex-president Zuma back in court over graft charges

Zuma's legal counsel Muzi Sikhakhane told the court that the case was at the "intersection of law and politics" and that Zuma faced "mob justice" due to preju...


Don McGahn defies subpoena as Trump clash with Congress intensifies

McGahn was subpoenaed to testify on evidence he provided to Mueller on Trump's efforts to stifle that investigation, evidence which Mueller indicated was str...


Syria Violates Ceasefire Agreement With Russia Over Idlib

Russian Federation and rebel ally Turkey inked a buffer zone deal to protect the Idlib region of some three million people in September, but regime fire has i...


Indonesian riots: Six dead as election protesters clash with police

The city's police spokesman said tear gas and water cannons were being used against protestors attacking with weapons such as rocks and molotov cocktails, acc...


Australia's conservative government revels in 'miracle' re-election

The final result will not be known for several days but Labor leader Bill Shorten conceded and said he would resign as party leader. Australia's conservati...


Father holds baby cut from pregnant teen's womb

Figueroa, along with her daughter, Desiree, are accused of killing Marlen Ochoa-Lopez before extracting her baby from her womb in what police have described as ...


Chinese clam-harvesting in disputed waters seen anew, USA think tank says

The US Navy regularly conducts " freedom of navigation operations" to challenge Beijing's vast claims in the sea. Washington had sent its destroyer Chung...


China rebuffs Trump claim USA tariffs are making firms leave

The footwear companies who signed the letter , including Clarks, Dr Martens and Converse, claim that while the average U.S. tariff on footwear is 11.3%, in som...


Eiffel Tower closed down after intruder tries to climb up

A rescue worker was seen just above him. The Eiffel Tower has been evacuated after a man was seen climbing the tower. Authorities wouldn't say how the tresp...


More than 5.4 Million People Under Threat of Deadly Tornadoes

The National Weather Service's Tulsa Office said the confirmed tornado was reported around 6:37 a.m. over the airport and moving northeast at 50 miles per...


USA will respond with 'great force' if Iran attacks interests

President Trump previous year unilaterally withdrew the United States from a nuclear deal with Iran and five world powers. European and United States govern...


Out-of-control wildfire forces 4,000 High Level residents south to safety

Earlier in the day, the town warned on its website that people should fill up their vehicles and collect important documents in case they were ordered to leav...


Perdue says farmer aid package still a work in progress

The U.S. -China trade war has escalated further. The Trump administration this month increased tariffs to 25% from 10% on about $200 billion worth of Chinese ...


Donald Trump: My campaign was 'conclusively' spied on, which amounts to 'treason'

Amash also accused Attorney General William Barr of "deliberately" misrepresenting the Mueller report and misleading the public through "sleight-of-hand". Mea...


Priyanka urges party workers not to believe in exit polls

A slew of exit polls released Sunday projected the BJP and its allies would win between 282 and 313 seats of the 543 available in India's lower house. Accordi...


Trump threatens Iran with 'great force'

A tweet by President Donald Trump threatening to put an "end" to Iran sharply escalated the war crisis in the Persian Gulf, even as U.S. warships launched ...


Austrian President called video with Vice-Chancellor and Russian woman shameful

Later in the day Chancellor Kurz announced the dissolution of the coalition, saying that the Strache affair was the latest in a series of scandals in the far-ri...


Andrea is 1st named storm of Atlantic season

At 630 PM AST (2230 UTC), the center of Subtropical Storm Andrea was located near latitude 28.8 North, longitude 68.7 West. But it does take a name off the ...


Ukraine's new president calls for sackings and election on first day

Zelensky, a 41-year-old TV star with no political track record, won 73% of the vote in the runoff election. Mr. Zelensky's move could be seen as breaching Ukr...


Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Police said they had met survivors and victims' families Tuesday to explain the additional charges. The man, a suspected white supremacist, faces 51 charges o...


Rising Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg comes to Wynwood

Pete Buttigieg got an enthusiastic reception at a Fox News town hall Sunday where he explained the importance of restoring moral authority to the office of p...


Navy destroyer sails past Chinese-claimed reef in South China Sea

The tribunal also noted China's destruction of the marine environment in the area and its violation of Filipino fishermen's rights to fish in Scarborough Shoal...


Egypt tourist bus explosion, 17 injured near Giza pyramids

A third security source said the bus was carrying 25 South African tourists from the airport to the pyramids area, and that four Egyptians in a nearby vehicle w...


Jeremy Corbyn pulls plug on Brexit talks with Theresa May

Almost three years after the United Kingdom unexpectedly voted in a referendum to leave the EU, it is still unclear how, when or if it will ever indeed quit the...


Paul Crowther Identified as Man Who Threw Milkshake at Nigel Farage

Mr Crowther said he had been looking forward to the £5.25 milkshake, 'but I think it went on a better objective'. "It's a right of protest against people like...


Iran will be met with 'great force' if it moves against US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Omani Sultan Qaboos last week and discussed the situation in Yemen and Iranian threats to the Gulf region. The Saud...


Florida prepares for influx of immigrants from Mexico border

But it's too late to avoid a controversy that had Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis - one of Trump's most visible allies - criticizing the idea as out of step with ac...


Sweden files to detain Julian Assange for rape charge

Assange was evicted from the Ecuadorian embassy in London back in April, after Ecuadorian officials said the Wikileaks founder had finally tested their patience...


Trump says ‘Pro-Life’ but favours exceptions for rape, incest

US President Donald Trump Trump says he opposes abortion except in cases of rape, incest or when the life of the mother is at risk. Hailing from liberal N...


16-year-old illegal immigrant dies in Border Patrol custody

Bowen's defense lawyer, Sean Chapman , said that while some of his client's text messages could be "perceived as racist or offensive", they would not help a ju...


US Treasury defies Congress subpoena for Trump tax records

In response to Neal's earlier requests , Mnuchin has said Democrats merely want to expose Trump's private information for political purposes."For the same reas...


Senator warns of 'overwhelming' Iran strike if USA threatened

Bolton, a longtime advocate of regime change in Tehran. Several Democratic presidential hopefuls took the the Trump administration to task Sunday over its r...


Joe Biden set to launch bid for Democrat nomination

At a boisterous rally in Philadelphia , the former vice-president urged voters to end the mean-spirited pettiness and partisan squabbles that have left America...


Obama-Appointed Judge Upholds House Democrats' Subpoena Over Trump's Taxes

Last year, Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for lying to Congress, as well as fraud, tax evasion and making unlawful campaign contributions, includi...


Trump Threatens 'Official End of Iran' After Baghdad Rocket Incident

In a separate development, a recent report by The New York Times argued that it is Bolton who is behind the creation of a plan, allegedly presented by acting ...


Black transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker fatally shot

Police say Muhlaysia Booker , 23, was found early Saturday on a city street, reports NBC DFW . During the attack, the suspects used homophobic slurs, police s...


Ukraine's Comedian President Takes Office, Says He's Dissolving Parliament

He ditched the idea of a traditional motorcade to his inauguration, walking to the parliament through a park packed with people. Flanked by four bodyguards, the...


8-year-old child returns home after harrowing kidnapping

Surveillance video from a nearby home showed Salem's mother tumbling out of the vehicle after attempting to pull her daughter to safety. Michael Webb, 51, i...


Tight security as Indians vote in final phase of mammoth election

For instance, in the United States election of 2016, majority exit polls predicted a win for Democratic party's Hilary Clinton. Most exit polls on Sunday pred...