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National Guard C-130 crash kills 9 Puerto Ricans

Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport warned passengers to expect disruption to flights scheduled to depart on Wednesday afternoon. Gena Bilbo of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office says a large section of roadway has been shut down.

Oldest terrorist group Europe announced the dissolution

The disbanding caps a decade that has seen the group slowly fade and cease to be a threat for Spaniards. "Through this letter, and with all humility, ETA wants to provide you all with one last opinion". "ETA obtained nothing through its promise to ...

Netanyahu slams 'Holocaust denier' Abbas after remarks on Jewish history

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman lately chided President Mahmoud Abbas's caustic speech delivered to a meeting of the Palestinian National Council in Ramallah. Abbas's remarks at the Palestine National Council "were distorted", Saeb Erekat ...

DOJ Cracks Down on Illegal Caravan With Federal Charges

About 140 others were still waiting in Mexico to turn themselves in at San Diego's San Ysidro border crossing, the nation's busiest, said Alex Mensing, project organizer for Pueblo Sin Fronteras, which is leading the caravan. Dozens of Hondurans, Gua...

Kim Jong-un understands denuclearization requires inspection: Seoul official

A letter to the editor attributed the easing of Korean tensions to President Trump's bullying ("Trump's approach on North Korea ends years of status quo", April 28) is filled with misinformation and confused associations. Apart from threats from ...

President Donald Trump nominated for 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

One of those 18 lawmakers is Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. The group sent a letter to this effect to the Norwegian Nobel Committee on Wednesday. "You literally have history being made under President Trump, but yet President Obama got a Nobel Peace P...

Trump furious about Russian Federation investigation's questions and 'phony crime'

The circumstances of the subpoena move remained unclear. The President asks about the details of some of the meetings, the opinion of the trump of Komi and his reaction to some "confessions" dismissed officials, writes Rosbalt. The law firm of Will...

109 people detained for May Day violence in Paris

Radical leftist groups had issued a call on social media - both in French and English - for people to take part in a "revolutionary May 1" on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 student and worker protests which almost brought down the government of the...

Blasts kill around 20 in northeast Nigeria's Mubi - Adamawa police commissioner

Mubi resident Abdullahi Labaran said the first bomber mingled with worshippers who had gathered for prayers at the mosque at the edge of the market. The head of Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency, Haruna Hammanfuro also confirmed that the ...

Dominican Republic opens diplomatic ties with China, drops Taiwan

Economic opportunities created by ties with the second biggest economic power in the world is the main pull for these countries, which have to follow the "One China principle", and acknowledge Taiwan as an "inalienable part" of Chinese territory in...

Swiss police say 5th hiker dies after snowstorm in Alps

The regional Valais police said efforts to identify the victims continued Tuesday. The group had set out from the Dix rest-stop and had meant to make it to Vignettes to sleep, trekking along a route called The Serpentine. Valais police spokesman ...

Google celebrates 2018 Labour Day with doodle

The strike was followed by a bomb blast in Chicago's Haymarket Square on the 4th of May. Providing a university education for national model workers is a way of rewarding them and recognizing their selfless contributions, Xi said, adding that it al...

Paul McCartney to headline 2018 Austin City Limits Music Festival in October

Austin City Limits 2018 headliners will include Paul McCartney , Metallica , Childish Gambino and The Arctic Monkeys , according to a lineup released Tuesday by festival organizers. Vincent , Sylvan Esso , Father John Misty , Brandi Carli...

Rohingyas: UNSC delegation meets top leaders in Myanmar, B'desh

Theplomats are slated to head to northern Rakhine state on Tuesday. Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of mainly Buddhist Myanmar, has been pilloried overseas for her failure to speak up for the Rohingyas or publicly condemn the army for driving them out...

Iran will respond to "Israeli aggression", MP says after Syria attacks

The US could withdraw from the deal completely on May 12 - the next deadline for waiving Iranian sanctions. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed the mission in a speech accusing Iran of "brazenly lying" about its nuclear capabilities .

Lion mauls South African sanctuary owner in enclosure

Hodge and his wife started off raising lions in 2003 on a farm about 18 miles from Thabazimbi . 'It had put the lion on edge but when Mike went in the lion turned and came for him and he ran but couldn't get through the gate quick enough and...

Comey dismisses House report on Trump-Russia collusion as a 'political document'

Comey said on Sunday on NBC's Meet The Press that he considers the report , issued on Friday by the Republicans, to be a "political document". Graham also addressed the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a pri...

John Kelly Clashes With Media Over Alleged 'Idiot Trump' Remarks

The disagreements between the retired four-star general and the businessman-turned-president have grown more animated, and on one such occasion a year ago Kelly blasted the president as "an idiot" to staffers, the former administration official t...

Jackson unlikely to return as Trump doctor

Ronny L. Jackson, who withdrew from consideration for secretary of veterans affairs last week amid allegations related to his professional conduct, is unlikely to return to his role as the president's doctor, according to a person familiar with the m...

Lydia Ko wins Mediheal Championship to end two-year drought

The previous world No.1 had not tasted victory since July 2016, however the New Zealander produced what she described as the most effective shot of her profession to clinch the LPGA Mediheal Championship in California Sunday. Ko turned 21 during the ...

Barnier warns Brexit talks at 'risk' over Ireland issue

Barnier acknowledged the backstop proposal was "the subject of heated discussions in the UK", and said there were "three points to avoid any misunderstandings". "He has taken the time to understand the complexities and indeed the vulnerabilities of I...

BBC Journalist Shot Dead at Afghan's Khost Province

The attacks in rapid succession were a grim reminder of the strength of both the Taliban and Islamic State's emerging Afghanistan branch to wreak violence despite stepped up US air attacks under Trump's new policy for the 16-year-old war.

Donald Trump sued for defamation by adult film actress Daniels

Trump retweeted a photo of the sketch alongside a picture of Daniels' former boyfriend and wrote , "A sketch years later about a nonexistent man. A total can job, playing the Fake News Media for Fools (but they know it)!" Represented by Californi...

China's foreign minister to visit North Korea this week

At the same time, relations have become somewhat strained over North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, as China fears it will bring instability to the region and could boost the standing of the United States in Asia through its ally South Kor...

Power Ministry aims to electrify every household by Dec end

Former Power Secretary, P Uma Shankar told the Times Of India , "Village electrification means that the infrastructure to supply power has now reached certain parts of the village". He also shared photos showing workers carrying the equipment need...

Western aggression only strengthens Syrian resolve to defend sovereignty - Assad

He said that the main target of the missile was the location of the 47th Brigade of the Government. However, a source in the pro-Shiite Iranian-backed forces in Syria said that Iran had indeed lost at least 11 of its personnel in the attacks, with ...

President Buhari, Donald Trump in meeting

The North American group faces one rival bid from Morocco, with the decision by world football's governing body FIFA to come on June 13. The US president also raised eyebrows in March by firing Rex Tillerson as secretary of state while he was visit...

Eight men molest, tear off clothes of girl in Bihar's Jehanabad

The girl is seen vehemently struggling to escape the group. The girl is seen in the footage helplessly fighting her attackers, majority teenagers, who are heard laughing and jeering while tearing her clothes off. Most of the attackers seen in the v...

Iran's Khamenei says USA provokes Saudi Arabia to deepen regional crisis

Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said that the US Department of Treasury has turned into "a war room" against Iran. Leader of the Islamic Revolution Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei said the U.S. Saudi Arabia and Iran are longtime regional rivals, an...

Israeli leader schedules special announcement on Iran

According to documents seen in the archive, the goal of Project Amad was to build five warheads, each with 10-kiloton TNT yield for integration on a ballistic missile. President Trump has always been critical of the Obama-era agreement, calling it ...

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Killed In Gas Explosion At School In Crimea

Photographs from the scene of the blast posted by local media outlet Kerch.FM showed that the ground floor windows of the two-story building had been blown out, and that debris f...

Canada makes history with first legal pot purchase in St. John's

As of 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, adults will be allowed to carry and share up to 30 grams of legal marijuana in public, according to a bill that passed the Senate in June. Uruguay was...

Theresa May to give Brexit update after talks break down

May was is set to make a statement to Parliament later on Monday. The key issue of how to prevent the return of a hard border between Northern Ireland and EU-member Ireland h...

Australia Takes Trump’s Lead, Considers Moving Israeli Embassy To Jerusalem

Arguing that a two-state solution has failed to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians , Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that his government is contemplati...

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'

Keeping to the target of 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming against pre-industrial levels agreed to in the internationally-backed Paris climate change agreement of 2015 will mean "ra...

Hauwa Liman: How Boko Haram killed Red Cross staff

According to him, killing another aid worker whose only crime is dedicating her life to make life better for others confirms that Boko Haram has sunken to its lowest level of wea...

Jared Kushner likely paid no taxes for years - despite making millions

In the eyes of the IRS, real estate depreciates over time , so there is a provision that allows property owners to deduct a part of the cost related to their assets each year. Kus...

Melania Trump's spokeswoman wants to boycott T.I

The woman is wearing a jacket that reads "I REALLY DON'T CARE, DO U?" Check out the clip above. While the White House was outraged over both T.I.'s music video and Brown's rema...

Sex abuse allegations 'political' - minister

Is there an agenda? "You be the judge", Akbar said , referring to the elections to be held in five states-Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana-starting...

Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Dr. Ford testified that Brett Kavanaugh , Mr. Trump's Supreme Court nominee, had pinned her on a bed, tried to take off her clothes and covered her mouth in the early 1980s, when ...

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Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

The group has swollen in size since leaving San Pedro Sula, one of the world's most unsafe cities, on Friday. The latest caravan was launched a day after Vice President Pence ur...

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump added that he and Mattis "get along very well". By that, I mean that in our duties, we were brought up to obey the elected commander in chief, whoever that is. Mattis has ...

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC:

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC: "Are You Brave Now, F*ggot?!"

The fact that it's taken three days for the department to publicly call for all of the men to be taken into custody has a variety of elected officials and community leaders calli...

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

The Moscow Patriarchate has denied being a tool of the Kremlin and says it has tried to bring about peace in eastern Ukraine. Ilarion said that Constantinople's decision to back ...

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

In a second tweet moments later, Trump alleged that Warren's claims of Native American heritage "have turned out to be a scam and a lie" and called for Warren to apologize for ...

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

After Whoopi Goldberg read Trump's tweet , in which he also denied knowing Ms. Daniels, Sunny Hostin chimed in, saying "he didn't think she was a horseface when he was having an a...

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

Anyway, it makes for a pretty hilarious segment. Trump on 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl tells Trump: "I wish you could go to Greenland, watch these huge chunks of ice just falling...

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has attempted to persuade other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem. Labor reminded the government that Frances Adamson, th...

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

The hunter was taken to hospital for shock. Dozens of gendarmes surrounded the area where the tragedy happened, as others attempted to contact the victim's next of kin. "He now f...