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Oil soars as Trump dumps Iran nuclear deal, dollar dips

Ahead of the announcement , senior officials from France, Germany, the United Kingdom and European Union met Abbas Araghchi, Iran's deputy foreign minister, in Brussels on Tuesday for talks on how to save the deal. The US will impose "the highest ...

ABOUT Saudi Arabia was intercepted over Riyadh two missiles

The Houthis and Saleh's General People's Congress (GPC) hold most of Yemen's northern half, while forces loyal to Hadi share control of the rest of the country with local tribes. Speaking earlier to CNN, he said that any factor that prevented the s...

Google 'pauses' all 8th Amendment Referendum ads

On the 25th of May 2018, the Irish abortion referendum will take place. Google is suspending all advertising connected to Ireland's abortion referendum as part of moves to protect "election integrity", the company announced Wednesday.

Indian Team against Afghanistan and Ireland/ England tours announced

Ajinkya Rahane will lead team India when they take on Afghanistan in their inaugural Test at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru from June 14. Cheteshwar Pujara and Ishant Sharma, who are playing for Yorkshire and Sussex respectively, will ho...

Delta flight in Denver evacuated because of smoke in the cabin

Passengers on the flight took to social media to share videos and images from inside the plane, saying they felt sick and asking Delta what caused the smoke inside the cabin. A third person tweeted about the incident, explaining that passengers wer...

Mahathir claims election win over ruling coalition

Official results from the Election Commission of votes cast showed that Prime Minister Najib Razak's ruling coalition, Barisan Nasional (BN), had so far won 25 of parliament's 222 seats and Mahathir's alliance had won 16. Shortly after his news con...

CCA ranks in top 10 of TN high schools in new report

Of those higher ranking: 13 are NYC Public Schools, 2 are in Westchester County, 1 on Long Island. Paul topped Minnesota's rankings, followed by Orono Senior High School, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School, Math and Science Academy in Woodbur...

In Syria reported two dead in Israeli strike

No injuries have been reported . The rockets fire struck near the border with Syria. The IDF announcement came moments before President Donald Trump announced the USA was pulling out of the worldwide deal to limit Iran's nuclear weapons progra...

Indiana voters sort out 'Dante's Inferno' GOP Senate primary

Rep. Todd Rokita from the 4th District in west central Indiana . Braun emerged the victor Tuesday from a bruising Republican primary against U.S. Reps. Braun, who is also a former state legislator from Jasper, argued his experience is the closest ...

Mum Warns Against Dangerous Deodorant Challenge

On Friday, Jamie Prescott posted on her Facebook warning other parents about a new challenge students are doing, one in a similar vein of the Tide Pod or condom snorting challenge. The worrying trend can result in serious burns, as Jamie's phot...

Shock Ebola outbreak in Congo - 10 new cases suspected and two confirmed

Matshidiso Moeti, WHO regional director for Africa. According to the same source, the Ministry of Health is preparing the declaration of the epidemic in this part of the country to initiate an immediate response. The post Fresh Ebola Outbreak In...

Fmr. Police Officer Charged In Damond Shooting Makes 1st Court Appearance

Prosecutors said there have been no talks of plea deals or offers. Mohamed Noor, 32, will enter his plea in Hennepin County District Court in Minneapolis and court documents filed last month show he intends to argue he used "reasonable force" las...

Giuliani: Russia probe should stay away from Ivanka Trump

Specifically, the two men discussed recent rumors that Mueller's investigation may soon focus on Trump's daughter, Ivanka. Scarborough, a frequent critic of the president, took particular issue with Giuliani's assertion that FBI agents operating ou...

Aftermath of Israel strikes targeting Syria army position near Kisweh

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) however said that at least nine pro-government fighters were killed during the Israeli missile strikes. "Over the years, Iran and its proxies have bombed American embassies and military ins...

US Imposes Sanctions on Companies and Individuals in Venezuela

Pence also called on OAS member states to take "stronger action" on behalf of the Venezuelan people. In addition to announcing the sanctions , Pence also condemned Venezuela's upcoming May 20 election as a "fake election, with a fake outcome"....

NY attorney general resigns over abuse claims

Trump and [New York Gov. Andrew] Cuomo and - it should go without saying, but now it needs to be said - be a decent human being". Still, even without a formal police referral of charges in the case to prosecutors, there is the possibility that ...

Putin keeps Medvedev as prime minister

Following the voting, the Kremlin press service said that Vladimir Putin signed a decree appointing Dmitry Medvedev Russian prime minister. Medvedev, a loyal Putin lieutenant, has held the job since 2012. However, deputy prime ministers Arkady Dvorko...

Rebels all round as Lords vote to stay in single market

Nearly half Labour peers ignored party orders and voted for the amendment, adding to pressure on Jeremy Corbyn over his rejection of continued single market membership. "It's for that reason that we need to ensure that any continuation of the cust...

Pompeo traveling to North Korea, expected to return with American detainees

Most notably, Kim Jong-un has agreed to shut down North Korea's primary nuclear testing site in May and invite American and South Korean experts to give verification. Beijing is keen to avoid being left out in the cold in the wake of Kim's histor...

Stormy Daniels' attorney accuses Trump's team of making up facts

Avenatti speculated without proof that the money may have been used to replenish Cohen's account. CNN later reported that special counsel Robert Mueller questioned Viktor Vekselberg, the Russian reportedly behind the payments, about the sums hi...

Trump deploys Pompeo to N.Korea to prepare Kim summit

During his last visit over Easter, when he was Central Intelligence Agency director, Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in an effort to assess what a summit might accomplish. In addition to planning the summit, Pompeo has been pressing the regime to release...

Israel offends Japanese PM by serving him dessert in a shoe

If this is meant to be humor, we do not find it amusing. Japanese officials were reportedly horrified after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was served dessert in a shoe during a dinner with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Segev's creative flai...

University of California service workers begin 3-day strike across California

About 14,000 members of the California Nurses Association, who work at UC's medical centers and student health clinics, are set to walk off their jobs, along with 15,000 members of the University Professional & Technical Employees, who include pharma...

California set to require solar on most new homes

New homes in California may soon be required to have solar panels . The state of California might soon require that almost all newly built homes have solar panels. The new solar mandate would apply to all houses, condos and apartment buildings up ...

Theory Debunked: King Tut's Tomb Has No Hidden Chambers

According to the ministry, a team of Italian geophysicists conducted Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) studies and analysis that conclusively disproved British Egyptologist Nicholas Reeves's theory, published in 2015, that the 3,000-year-old funeral cha...

Party chair calls for cancellation of exercise — Ekiti APC primary

According to him, Ekiti State would not allow the APC "to again reinvent the spirit of violence in the state" pointing out that Ekiti State started enjoying relative peace immediately after the exit of APC in 2014 when governor Ayodele Fayose too...

DP Ruto warned on new Gideon Moi-Raila Odinga pact

He, however, clarified that this was his own opinion and that he had the privilege of airing it out. This after a leading local mainstream newspaper on Sunday published a story attributed to Senator James Orengo saying that Mr Odinga will be in the...

Iran says it will stay in nuclear deal even if United States exits

Johnson said on Fox News' "Fox & Friends", which Mr. Trump regularly views. "We have plans to resist any decision by Trump on the nuclear accord", Rouhani said during a televised speech in northeast Iran, referring to the possibility that Trump ...

United States slams China over bid to police websites

The White House on Saturday harshly criticized China's efforts to require foreign airlines to change how they refer to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau, labeling the effort "Orwellian nonsense". Hong Kong, a British colony until 1997, and Macau, a Portugu...

Fergie left off guest list to Prince Charles' party celebrating royal wedding

Thomas Markle will meet his daughter's fiancé for the first time when he arrives in the United Kingdom the week before the wedding, Kensington Palace said. One of Diana's two older sisters, Jane Fellowes, will give a reading during the ceremony to re...

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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...