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Pope Francis admits 'grave errors' of judgement in Chile's sex abuse scandal

He said he had twice rejected Barros's resignation. Opponents of Bishop Barros have been vocal since his 2015 appointment to lead the Diocese of Osorno, with many, including a number of Karadima's victims, accusing the bishop of covering up the abu...

Pregnant Pakistani singer shot dead for not standing up during performance

The dead singer's husband said that she had been six months pregnant with their child. It was at that point a man identified as Tarique Ahmed Jatoi pulled out a revolver and shot her in the head, police revealed to multiple outlets. Commenting th...

Paul Ryan Suggests Steve Scalise Supports Kevin McCarthy For Speaker

Scalise did say publicly Thursday in an interview with Fox News that he would not challenge McCarthy . "I know most don't go out on their own terms and [former Senate Majority Leader] Harry Reid just did this, and he announced he wasn't going t...

Chinese baby born four years after parents' death in vehicle crash

At the Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital , Liu's fertilized embryos sat in a tank of liquid nitrogen , preserved at minus 196 degrees Celsius. A Chinese couple who died more than four years ago had a son born to a surrogate mother , Chinese media outl...

Mike Pompeo is warming up to manmade climate change

NPR's Michele Kelemen reports . Mr Trump has said he will abandon the accord by May 12th, if his team can not fix what Mr Pompeo described as its " most egregious flaws". We'll talk about advice that. Then there's Russian Federation, which he sa...

US President Donald Trump welcomes Qatari Emir in from the cold

The two countries hold an annual Strategic Dialogue in which new prospects for cooperation and progress are explored in areas like defence, counter-terrorism, law, aviation, trade and investment. Trump stood in the Rose Garden and accepted the view o...

Israel strikes Hamas after bomb explodes on Gaza border

He did not provide evidence for the assertions. The Israeli military told AFP it was not aware of such an incident. His work has featured on the BBC , Vice and other global media, as well as on Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's documentary, Human Flow ....

Arenado charges mound, benches clear at Rockies, Padres game

Nolan Arenado didn't hesitate for a second after Luis Perdomo threw behind him in the third inning Wednesday. "It's probably just frustrating", said Arenado, who dodged Perdomo's flying glove as he attempted to punch him. Host Cleveland scored fou...

Finger bone points to early humans in Arabian Peninsula

But archaeologists and paleoanthropologists have challenged that idea, saying the journey was much more complicated and probably filled with numerous routes, departures and delays. But Groucutt said that the bone was likely preserved thanks to the an...

Gold spikes after Trump warns Russian Federation to 'Get ready'

And Mr Trump's tweet hit other stocks with the FTSE 100 is down 10.31 or 0.14 percent. "In the current situation, as their position becomes more hard, we will offer them this support". "Unless there is a move to de-escalation, you have to assum...

Australian PM Turnbull loses 30th straight poll, faces leadership pressure

The prime minister equalled the milestone he used as a reason for deposing Tony Abbott in 2015, by suffering the Coalition's 30th consecutive survey loss on Monday. "What we should be focused on is being the best possible government and winning an ...

Light-hearted Queen Elizabeth jokes Inside Her Backyard in TV show

The Queen and Sir David Attenborough had a right giggle when filming a new TV special. " she inquires with a chuckle, incorporating: & "It wasn't in the shade formerly, I'm convinced". The Queen and Attenborough have known one another since the 1...

Myanmar Court Rejects Release of Journalists Investigating Rohingya Crisis

The United Nations estimates close to 700,000 Rohingya Muslim have fled across the border to neighbouring Bangladesh since August after militant attacks triggered a military crackdown that the United Nations has said is a "textbook example of ethni...

Mattis Won't Rule Out Military Action After Recent Attack In Syria

Trump said his administration would make a decision on how to react to the attack, "probably" by the end of Monday. The Pentagon released a statement on Sunday night stating that reports claiming the US had attacked an airbase in western Syria w...

You Can Now Combine Hulu and Spotify on a Single $12.99 Account

It follows the example of the Spotify and Hulu student plan, which was priced at just $4.99 per month. Also, those new customers, on top of old ones, need to be convinced to stay, and a much-better free tier is one such way to make them continue as p...

Divided UN fails to agree response to Syria chemical weapons use

And Russian Army Gen. Valery Gerasimov also warned the U.S. Tuesday, if it were to launch airstrikes against Syria . Global air-traffic control system Eurocontrol issued a 72-hour warning Tuesday about 11 a.m. The World Health Organisation on Wedn...

Houthi rebels launch drone strike on Saudi-owned oil facility

The missile was shot down just hours after Saudi military brought down a Houthi-rebel drone at an global airport in the southern city of Abha. The Iran-backed rebels have repeatedly launched ballistic missiles at Saudi Arabia, which has intercept...

Algeria: 257 people die in military plane crash

Eye-witnesses reported that they saw thick black smoke rose from the wreckage of the aircraft which crashed in a field near the Boufarik air base. According to the BBC , the incident is the deadliest plane crash since July 2014, when Malaysia Ai...

IDF to discipline troops who cheered shooting of Gaza protesters

An initial probe shows the video was taken in December during "violent riots", it said . "The video was not filmed from the position of the shooting, and was filmed by a soldier who was not part of the unit of the soldiers who fired". Jamal Zahalka ...

Break and Enter Suspect Arrested and Charged

Multiple weapons were recovered by police. A 25-year-old woman from Cornwall is facing a theft charge after a police investigation into a vehicle break-in on Tuesday. DELANO - A Duryea man suffered suspected minor injuries when the Chevrolet Silver...

Russian firms and rouble hit heavily by Trump sanctions

On the Hong Kong stock market, one of the exchanges where Rusal's shares are listed, it closed 50 percent down at HK$2.34. The websites of Rusal and sister company En+ were down on Tuesday evening for unknown reasons, although they'd worked earli...

Largest "Black Lives Matter" Facebook Page Was Fake, Ran By White Foreigners

Sources also told CNN that the page had raised about $100,000 through donations and fundraisers, some of which went to an account tied to Mackay by name. This latest incident raises new questions about Facebook's handling of false and misleading ...

Stocks bounce back as trade tensions ebb

European markets were mostly higher today, with the Spanish Ibex Index rising 0.74 percent, STOXX Europe 600 Index gaining 0.36 percent and German DAX 30 index climbing 0.74 percent. Among industrial companies, Boeing rallied $5.43, or 1.7 percent, t...

Nigerian leader says to run for second term of office

Fani-Kayode posted on Twitter . "We need to keep him longer in government so that we can enjoy these privileges", he said. "His declaration today is a slap on Nigerians in the face of what Nigerians are passing through. These calls had started com...

Iceland supermarket to remove palm oil from its own products

Winning over supermarkets could have an even larger impact - Iceland's decision alone will reduce the demand for palm oil by 500 tonnes a year. Iceland plans to do something about it by becoming the "first major United Kingdom supermarket" to elimina...

NY man charged with Greenville armed robbery

The offender is described as a large, white man in his late 30s, six feet tall, and with receding grey hair. The victim was not injured during the incident, officers say. Broomfield Sgt. Steve Griebel said she is a person of interest and not a suspec...

Cosby Paid Accuser Andrea Constand Nearly $3.4 Million

Speaking for nearly an hour, he repeatedly attacked the credibility of the key prosecution witness, Andrea Constand , a Canadian massage therapist who alleges she was rendered comatose and sexually assaulted by Cosby in January 2004. "Mr. Cosby is...

Hamas Leader, Israel Prime Minister Dig In On Gaza Border Flare-Up

Breaking the Silence, an Israeli organisation of former soldiers, wrote on Twitter that the video "compels us to confront the reality of occupation - it is impossible to control millions of people against their will without morally degenerating".

112-Year-Old Japanese Man Shares His Secrets To A Long Life

ASHORO, Japan , April 10 (Reuters) - A 112-year-old Japanese man born months before Albert Einstein published his theory of special relativity was recognised on Tuesday as the world's oldest man. "He loves eating any kinds of candies - Japanese or W...

Vanuatu foreign minister denies China military base claim

The reports were quickly denied by Beijing and Vanuatu, but analysts said it was possible that China was building a facility to track spacecraft, adding that the facility had the potential to be used for intelligence gathering and other military purp...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...