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OH school on lockdown after police say 7th-grader shot himself

The student has been transported to a local hospital. Superintendent Christopher DiLoreto said middle school officials will decide later whether classes will ...


Rideshare driver, 29, still missing; search continues for Joshua Thiede

Police found his 2014 black Nissan Altima on Monday afternoon, just east of Hollywood. The image she portrayed was in stark contrast to the person that Joshua...


Norway lands team ski jumping gold medal

Add in the lackluster performance of the US hockey team - which lost 4-0 to Russian Federation on Saturday - and the absence of any medals in (non-short track) ...


Russian meddling meant to divide USA, not electing Trump: Facebook official

In an angry tweetstorm Sunday morning, President Trump said that if Russian meddling in the 2016 election was meant to sow discord in the United States, "th...


Special weather statement issued for Peel with rain in the forecast

The latest estimates suggest that 10 to 20 mm of rain is expected between Monday evening and Tuesday morning. "Widespread fog is persisting this morning". On ...


Mueller Reportedly Looking Into Kushner's Non-Russian Foreign Contacts

This story was first published on CNN .com, " Exclusive: Mueller's interest in Kushner grows to include foreign financing efforts ". The probe was previously...


ISIS Ambushes Shi'ite Militia in Iraq, Killing 27

More than two dozen members of a pro-government militia in Iraq have been killed after being ambushed by disguised Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) f...


Pixel 2 users with camera errors and crashes offered replacements from Google

Looks like the Pixel 2 February update has brought along some major issues. Other users are also noting that there is a slight increase in heat generated ...


Venezuela has launched its own cryptocurrency

Its dire economic situation has not been helped by financial sanctions imposed by Washington a year ago, leading to a dash for cash that critics say is the re...


Dense fog descends on morning commute

By Thursday night, showers will be possible as a cold front approaches. Dense fog will be possible the next several mornings with warm temperatures followin...


NJ weather could shatter record-high temperatures. Here's how warm it'll get

After reaching a Weather.com forecast of 26 degrees Tuesday morning, the freezing temperatures will continue tonight and possibly lasting until the weekend. "...


Israel has Reached a Historic Deal on Egypt's Natural Gas Supply

Currently, Exxon only operates in Egypt's downstream, with more than 350 service stations, over 20 Mobil 1 Centers, and exports of lubricants and products t...


Trump criticizes FBI's missteps in Parkland school shooting

Alex Wind, a survivor, told CNN that he did not plan to attend a listening session Trump has scheduled on Wednesday with high school students and teache...


Gun devotee destroys his AR-15 rifle

On Saturday (February 17), licensed gun owner Scott-Dani Pappalardo filmed himself as he destroyed his AR-15 assault rifle by sawing it in half. Mr Pappal...


Expect Maldives will not extend emergency beyond today: MEA

Meanwhile, Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on Monday had sought parliamentary approval to extend a state of emergency for 15 days in the Indian Ocean archipel...


Tsvangirai mourned in Harare

It is not easy for us, it is a very hard time for us. "We are all Zimbabweans". "I bring you not condolences but to come and celebrate the life of Morgan, a g...


Interpol launches manhunt for suspects in Filipina maid's death

The Philippines reinforced a January suspension on its citizens being deployed to Kuwait on February 12 after a string of abuse cases were highlighted by the co...


#Merkel sees good chance of #SPD members backing coalition deal

Many within the SPD harbour misgivings about sharing power with Merkel, believing the party should rebuild in opposition after suffering its worst result in las...


New Zealand state of emergency as remnants of Cyclone Gita hit

Flights in and out of the capital, Wellington, have been cancelled, while the city of Christchurch declared an emergency. "We are expecting homes to be flooded"...


Angela Merkel to appoint new CDU general secretary

She would take over from outgoing secretary general Peter Tauber, who is stepping down from the role after a period of illness. Known as AKK, Mrs Kramp-Karren...


Rape-accused dragged out of Arunachal Pradesh police station by mob, lynched

Her severed head was recovered on February 17 from a Tenjpani tea garden. The mob even tried to set the prime accused, Sanjay Sobor, and his 25-year-old accom...


Imran Khan thanks well-wishers for prayers on 3rd marriage

Khan has previously referred to Watto, a mother of five, as his "spiritual adviser" and someone whose guidance he valued. My interest in her lies in the fact th...


Mueller charges lawyer with lying about interaction with Rick Gates

Prosecutors working for Mueller charged that the lawyer, Alex Van Der Zwaan, lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about his conversations with former ...


Syrian Observatory: 71 dead in eastern Ghouta in past day

Since Monday there have been air strikes, rocket fire and artillery slammed into several towns across Eastern Ghouta freeing almost three villages Ikidam, Shalt...


Woman fined after leaving abusive note on ambulance

The handwritten message, in which the writer said she did not care "if the whole street collasped [sic]", was left in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, on Sunday. Ch In...


Box-office smash 'Black Panther' may be game changer for artists

During Saturday's slam-dunk contest ahead of the game, Boseman handed over the Black Panther mask to basketball star Victor Oladipo to wear while he performed...


Armenian President, PM offer condolences over Iran plane crash

It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, a southwestern city at 4:30 a.m. GMT on Sunday, but went off the radar 50 minutes into its journey around the cit...


North Korea prepared for both "dialogue and war": state media

During her visit, which was accompanied by the North's nominal head of state Kim Yong Nam, Kim Yo Jong invited President Moon Jae-In to Pyongyang on behalf of...


Pennsylvania Supreme Court Issues New Congressional Map To Replace Gerrymandered One

Democrats have been closely watching the redistricting battle, because it could offer a chance for the party to pick up a handful of seats in Congress. Under t...


Israel pounds Hamas target in response to rocket attack

Though no armed groups in Gaza claimed responsibility for the explosive device, Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the Popular Resistance Committee...


India treating Donald Trump Jr's trip as a 'private visit'

Trump Jr. also plans to spend part of the trip meeting with investors and business leaders, as well as attending an advertised $38,000-per-ticket "conversation ...


Kvitova powers into Qatar final

Kvitova improved to 22-7 in career finals and will now return to the Top 10 on the WTA rankings for the first time since a home invasion knife attack and hand i...


Quake fails to trigger Mexico cat bond

Five women, four men and three children were killed at the site near the city of Pinotepa Nacional in the southern state of Oaxaca. Crowds of people gathered ...


Trump motorcade driver packing a gun detained, replaced

According to the agency, the unnamed individual was a "staff contracted driver" who was found to be "in lawful possession of a prohibited item". As is often the...


Trump Defended After NYT Survey Ranks Him as Worst President

James Buchanan has always been considered to be one of the worst presidents in American history, largely due to his inaction when faced with a fiercely divided...


Was this the start of LeBron James' Los Angeles takeover?

The NBA could have gone with Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving or Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook , both of whom almost accumulated a triple-double. D...


Israeli PM's associates listed as suspects in corruption affair

Netanyahu on Monday denied any wrongdoing in the case. Handler and another Bezeq executive will remain under arrest until Wednesday while the others will be h...


Police, officials investigate threats made to local schools

On the morning of January 19, images purportedly depicting a gun inside New Brunswick High School (NBHS) circulated among the student body, leading to an intens...


Ex-Oxfam Haiti director admits hiring sex workers

Oxfam GB chief executive Mark Goldring appears before the Commons International Development Committee in the United Kingdom today amid continuing anger over...


Maldives Parliament committee approves extension of Emergency

Parliament has said that it would abide by the ruling and has given the 12 MPs notice to attend Monday's sitting. President Yameen Abdul Gayoom declared the...


Chinese authorities angry over 'careless' theft of terracotta warrior's thumb

The 10 statues now on display in the United States are just part of an army of 8,000 life-sized clay warriors, that date back to 210 BCE. The FBI said Rohana ...


Consumers Energy to stop burning coal

Michigan's largest utility, Consumers Energy, has announced it will stop burning coal by 2040 in an effort to slash greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate ...


Syria facing 'new wave' of USA intervention, Iran's Zarif says

The statement comes amid Israeli and U.S. officials' concern over alleged Iranian presence in Syria, a claim that Tehran has repeatedly refuted. Last week, th...


Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismisses Federal Bureau of Investigation election meddling probe as 'blather'

The indictment said that a Russian propaganda arm oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 USA presidential campaign to support Donal...


Florida School Shooting Thousands Join Anti-Gun Rally ... Student Gives Rousing Speech

While the latest atrocity has reignited questions about U.S. gun laws , Trump - the first president to have addressed the powerful National Rifle Associat...


Donald Trump heading to Florida to meet 'bravest people'

Most powerfully, Emma pointed a figurative finger at President Donald Trump's response to the shooting . Neighbors and classmates knew he was a big proble...


Rick Gates Reportedly Plans To Plead Guilty Within The Next Week

Both men pleaded not guilty to 12 counts, including for failing to register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938 for their work for the Ukrainian g...


Polling underway for 59 of total 60 seats in Tripura

But the fight is not going to be easy for Mr Sarkar, election analysts say, as the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), propelled by the heft of the centre's backi...


Walkouts, sit-ins planned after Florida school shooting

One poster read, "No more prayers, we want action, Congress". The event is the brainchild of EMPOWER, the Woman's March youth branch, and will take place ex...


Nikolas Cruz: Family who took him in on 'Good Morning America'

Cruz plans to go out and guy a gun", the caller said. The Sneads recalled receiving the "panic-stricken" phone call from Cruz around 2.30pm that day. The coup...