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UK Not Looking For "Race To The Bottom" After Brexit, Davis Says

He said that "everything we are doing is aiming towards ensuring we meet every aspect" of the agreement. "Neither side should put up unnecessary barriers during this process", Davis will add. "We want to stay friends and allies, we want you to succee...

Russia Admits to 'Dozens' of Casualties in Syria Clashes

The Russian foreign ministry, which previously said that five Russian citizens were likely killed, today released a statement that "there are also several dozen of injured" in the attack. It said "there are Russian citizens in Syria who went ...

Activist refers MP to police over gun post

Mr Pennings said he'd added Mr Christensen's post to a complaint he filed on Thursday with Queensland police after receiving over 100 death threats online. Mr Goodenough did not agree with suggestions by Labor and the Greens that the Prime Minist...

Kvitova wins Doha final to return to top 10

The first set was horrendous from Kvitova, who hit just four winners alongside a scary amount of 15 unforced errors together with an additional four double-faults. It was Kvitova's 22nd career title and came two weeks after she triumphed in St. Pet...

Secret Service skirmish in Beijing over nuclear football

Trump. USA news website Axios said multiple sources confirmed an incident in which Chinese officials tried to block a military aide with the briefcase from following Trump into the Great Hall of the People, despite the aide being required to stay...

Hundreds pay their respects to Morgan Tsvangirai at funeral

Tsvangirai will be buried in his rural home of Buhera, in eastern Zimbabwe, on Tuesday. Tsvangirai, 65, founded the MDC in 1999. Mr Tsvangirai, who was battling cancer, died on February 15. The constitution says elections should be between July 23 ...

Turkey wants joint U.S. deployment in Syria's Manbij

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Turkish forces and their Syrian insurgent allies hit the village on Friday with shells. "We continue to have serious concerns about the detention of local employees of our mission in Turkey an...

Carnival probes security personnel's response to brawl in South Pacific cruise

The scene was nothing like the last time the family were seen in public. Video of the incidents surfaced online Monday, showing several security officers kicking passengers after they were down on the floor. "My mum had to drag me away from it all. T...

Kuwait invites Duterte to visit amid tensions

Demafelis's brother Joejet and sister Jessica burst into tears upon seeing the remains of their sister. Joanna's corpse was found stored in a freezer in an apartment in Kuwait , reportedly kept there for a year until its discovery. "We are on the ...

Christchurch declares state of emergency

The mayor then warned "we are expecting homes to be flooded", pushing civilians who are in low-lying spots to carry out an evacuation. More than 23,000 people were without power in Taranaki and Tasman districts and residents in Christchurch prepa...

Iran: 'Scattered Bodies' at Aseman Airlines Wreckage Site

An Iran Aseman ATR 72 (EP-ATS) has crashed near the Dena Mountain, south of Isfahan en-route from Tehran Mehrabad to Yasuj, Iran - the second fatal airline accident this early in 2018. According to data cited by the Flight Safety Foundation's aviat...

Trump jr. 'invites' Indian home-buyers

NEW DELHI - "Trump has arrived". An advertisement in newspapers on Sunday read, "Trump is here". Buyers who put down a deposit this week, according to an advertisement wrapped around the front page of the Hindustan Times this weekend, are promised a...

2000-year-old terra-cotta statue thumb stolen

Returning, Rohana used his cellphone as a flashlight as he stepped up onto a platform where a calvaryman stood, put his arm around the statue, then took a selfie with it. Mr Wu said the centre would be sending two experts to the United States to asse...

Syria: Assad's army massacres 71 near Damascus

The Syrian Civil Defense, also known as White Helmets, said the shelling and airstrikes killed 98 and that some people are still under the rubble. After days of relative calm, the government sent more than 260 rockets sailing onto Eastern Ghouta...

Turkey Denies Use of Chemicals in Syria's Afrin

Ankara considers the YPG to be an arm of the PKK , a banned group that has waged a decades-long insurgency in Turkey . Visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has met with senior Turkish officials amid rising tensions between the tw...

Latvian media say central bank chief's office raided

In its statement, Kucinskis's office did not provide details about the case, but insisted that "there are no signs of a threat to the Latvian financial system". Rimsevics, 52, has led the Baltic nation's central bank since 2001 and has been a membe...

Former Playboy Playmate Details Alleged Affair With Donald Trump

According to The New Yorker , the nine-month relationship between Mr. Trump and Ms. McDougal ended quietly, but years later - during the 2016 presidential campaign - she sold her story. "At this point I feel I can't talk about anything without getti...

Dog Food Withdrawn from Store Shelves Over Concerns About Euthanasia Drug Contamination

The drug is used to euthanize animals. Renderers take the bodies from farms, animal shelters and other facilities. One somewhat stomach-churning possibility being bandied about: animals that were put down somehow ended up in the pet food.

Barnaby Joyce should resign: Newspoll

Joyce confirmed former staffer Vikki Campion is his now partner. The nation's two most senior lawmakers talked for more than an hour in Sydney yesterday and agreed they need to work better together in the future. Joyce warned that any pressure on t...

Mexico natural disaster: 7.2 magnitude tremor rocks capital as buildings shake

A state government official said the chopper crashed into a group of people who had been spending the night outside after a powerful 7.2 magnitude natural disaster hit the area Friday in the early evening. A state government official who was not auth...

Florida school shooter 'could plead guilty to avoid the death penalty'

Interested in Gun Control? Similar guns have been used in many mass shootings, including in Las Vegas previous year and Orlando in 2016. So here's the time we're going to talk about gun control: March 24th we have the March for Our Lives, which you ...

Poland defends PM's Holocaust remark

Less than a day after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki claimed that "there were Jewish perpetrators" in the Holocaust, the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv was vandalized with deformed swastikas and anti-Polish slurs. Dialogue on these hard chapter...

Fire put out in Jokhang Temple in China's Tibet

Robert Barnett, a London-based expert on contemporary Tibet, told the Guardian that the fire wasn't reported by China's official news media for nearly four hours " even though you could see it from miles away across the whole city ". There were n...

Plane Crash in Iran Kills 66 in Foggy, Mountainous Area

Airline spokesman Mohammad Taghi Tabatabai told state TV that the plane crashed into Mount Dena, which is about 440-meters high, and that all on board the flight were killed in the accident. An Iranian news website said the plane had recently rejoi...

Israel will act against Iran, proxies if necessary: Netanyahu

Israel said it shot down the drone on 10 February after it entered the country from Syria . Among Israel's main concerns is Lebanon , where the heavily-armed Iran-backed Shi'ite militia Hezbollah is part of a coalition government. "This is a very...

Russian church shooting leaves 4 dead

Five people have been killed after gunman opened fire with a hunting rifle on worshippers leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region. The injured include two members of local security services and two civilians, also women, the Interfax ...

22 killed in multiple bomb blast in Borno

Chukwu disclosed. "There were a lot of people doing last-minute shopping when the suicide bombers hit the market", Bana was quoted by various media outlets as saying. But suicide attacks and raids persist, with civilians in hard-to-reach rural area...

Anfernee McLemore shares positive news after horrific injury

Next up for Auburn is a home matchup against Alabama Wednesday night. Depth was already an issue for Auburn , which makes the loss of McLemore for potentially the rest of Saturday's game and beyond all the more concerning. Instead, the Gamecocks...

Pakistani minor girl's murderer handed 4 counts of death sentence

Her death brought rampaging mobs onto the streets in search of her killer. Imran Ali, 23, has been sentenced four times to capital punishment for kidnapping, rape, murder and terrorism, and to life imprisonment for unnatural Act with a minor, repor...

'Black Panther' draws on centuries of dreams of black self-determination

WDET's Marketing Director, Candice Fortman , who saw the movie on opening night, joins Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson to talk about Black Panther and the cultural moment it represents. Tattoo artist Elisheba Mrozik says fans are excited ...

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Iran wants Europeans to present economic package by end of May

Mr Khamenei made five demands to European countries, warning unless they were met Iran would resume its enrichment of uranium. The meeting between Iran, Britain, France, Germany,...

Congress threatens to block deal between White House and China on ZTE

The Commerce Department last month had blocked China's ZTE from importing American components for seven years, accusing it of misleading USA regulators, after it had settled cha...

US Warns Syria Of "Firm" Measures For Ceasefire Violations

The U.S. and Israel are growing increasingly concerned about Iranian military activities in Syria in support of Assad. The Israel Defense Forces refused to comment on the attack. O...

Cyclone Mekunu pounds Yemen island on its path to Oman

After rain and wind blew through Hubballi, the entire roof of a building in Udyama Nagara there which houses Venkateshwara Steels and George Oakes, flew away. Salalah and the surro...

Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president

Mr Macron has been openly critical of Moscow's unwavering support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, whom he has repeatedly shielded at the UN Security Council by thwarting attem...

Tamil Nadu violence: CPI demands resignation of CM K Palaniswami

The Labour Party in Britain wants Vedanta Resources Plc.to be de-listed from the London Stock Exchange after 13 people died while protesting against Sterlite Copper's smelt...

Michael Cohen Got $500,000 After Trump Tower Meeting With Russian Oligarch

Vekselberg is Columbus Nova's biggest client. Intrater told the Times that Vekselberg had no role in the decision to hire Cohen. A representative for Vekselberg also did not resp...

2 hurt in Indiana middle school shooting; suspect in custody

Students and parents said Seaman, a science teacher who also coaches football and track, helped stop the shooter, who pulled out a gun and opened fire while a seventh-grade cla...

Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

The letter said these experiences with the people they serve left the priests with the firm conviction of the wonder of human life that begins at conception. Abortion is an issue ...

Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as Chinese Heavy Bombers Circle the Island

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters in January that he hoped "all African countries can appear in the family portrait of China-Africa cooperation, without anyone miss...

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Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

The Late Late Show, as well as the Irish Times, conducted exit polls - that's where they stop voters on the way out of the polling station and ask them how they voted - on the is...

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

According to Peel Regional Police, two suspects detonated the device and fled the scene. Three of them have suffered " critical blast injuries " and were rushed to a Toronto tr...

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

Weak El Nino conditions - water warming on the surface of the ocean along the equator - could develop during the hurricane season . No matter what the season may hold - looking ...

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

The JIT appealed for information from anyone who knew who gave the orders before the passenger jet was shot down. Prosecutors said they have presented their findings to Moscow an...

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

The Arms features represent her home state of California as well as her new life as a member of the Royal Family . The Duchess of Sussex is now the holder of a Coat of Arms ...

North Korea's explosive,

North Korea's explosive, "peace-loving" gesture of dismantling its nuclear site

Many observers had expected a belligerent North Korean response to Trump's cancellation, but the comments by Kim, the North's vice foreign minister, seemed, at times , nearly me...

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Upon leaving Shanghai, Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was approached by a stranger, who asked her to take a backpack back to Melbourne. The grandmother, and mother-of-four, told la...

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Police are still trying to identify the attacker and the victims. The SUV, in a scramble to leave the lot, causes its passenger to fall out of the vehicle . The man with the sled...

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Mark and Christina Rotondo brought the court case after several eviction letters offering money and other help were ignored. "Michael, after a discussion with your mother, we ha...