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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 figures "show 16 dead and 38 wounded people brought to the hospital".

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 or jacket. Alan Myers with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildl...

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 the latest salvo from Trump's administration and his Republican Party, ...

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, "Never tell me the odds!" "We will see how they respond".

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 legitimacy of the electoral process that was carried out in Venezuela on...

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 end. Justify was set as the 1-2 morning-line favorite Wednesday as he ...

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.Portland Trail BlazersPortland reportedly considered firing coach Terry Stott...

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 suffering in Venezuela. "Joshua Holt and other US citizens are in danger...

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 4,203 cities, while in 2017 only 434 cities were surveyed. Compared to th...

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 Justice Dipak Misra and Justices J. Official sources said those high c...

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-existing humanitarian and human rights catastrophe caused by almost 11 ye...

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 cause of the deadly crash. Donald Lazorchek, who was picking up his so...

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 groups who were using the violent protests as cover to carry out attacks...

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 attention had taken its toll. "Meghan and I do not have a relationship no...

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 Javad Zarif deplored Saudi Arabia for siding with the U.S. Washington's c...

Trump on North Korea summit: 'We'll have to see'

North Korea's first vice foreign minister, Kim Kye Gwan, said the regime was disappointed by recent comments from the US, according to a statement published Wednesday by the state-run Korean Central News Agency. Despite the North threatening ...

Canada 'Positive' on NAFTA, Mexico Says Deal Possible by End-May

Moreover, presidential elections take place in Mexico in July, and the expected victor, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, is a populist who could take a harder line on NAFTA. "An very bad lot of things would have to go right in order for this to be voted ...

Ronda Rousey Has Baby Fever, Says Nia Jax's Challenge Will Backfire

After starting out with some chitchat about her upcoming championship match against RAW's Nia Jax , the convo quickly turned to married life and whether Rousey has "baby fever" yet. However, since then she hasn't made a single TV appearance. Rou...

Kellogg's latest USA brand to close door on Venezuela

In what comedian John Oliver warned viewers was "not one of those feel-good " Last Week Tonight " pieces", the satirist on Sunday took aim at Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro's mismanagement of his country and American conservative media for p...

US Senate confirms Gina Haspel to lead Central Intelligence Agency

Several senators said Haspel was not forthcoming in answering questions about her role in the torture program or the CIA's decision to destroy videotaped evidence of the sessions. Haspel, who will be the first woman director of the CIA , is a 33...

European Union to take six countries to the court over air quality standards

The six are Germany, France, United Kingdom, Hungary, Italy and Romania. Most of the concern is about emissions from diesel vehicles, which pump unsafe levels of nitrogen oxide into the air. Three "pillars" of air quality improvement have been peg...

NY lawyer threatens to call ICE on women for speaking Spanish

I pay for their welfare. Now, Schlossberg is facing mounting backlash. Schlossberg also didn't respond to a call and an email seeking comment. She said the angry customer lost it after the person ahead of him started ordering in Spanish.

VK Singh to visit North Korea for peace talks

In the first ministerial visit from India to North Korea in almost 20 years, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh held talks with his North Korean counterpart and a host of other leaders. In April, India had banned all trade with North ...

LePage, 6 other governors sign letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

On Monday, Israeli troops killed over 60 Palestinians, including an eight-month-old baby, and wounded more than 2,700 people as protestors attempted to cross the Gaza border at the same time United States and Israeli officials celebrated Trump's mo...

Volcano Shoots Ash Cloud Over Hawaii's Big Island

Epic Lava tour operator John Tarson is an early-riser and said he only learned about the eruption because he received an alert on his phone. Scientists with the USGS have not yet figured out the cause of explosions like the one that happened Thursd...

Syria's Assad Meets With Russia's Putin In Sochi

The latest round of Syria peace talks in the Kazakh capital Astana wrapped up on Tuesday, but did not make any concrete progress towards ending the seven-year conflict that has cost 350,000 lives. Assad previously visited Russia and met with Putin in...

'Brainstorm and Green needle' is the new 'Yanny and Laurel'

Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan said he'd like "to declare something that is just so obvious: It is laurel and not yanny". The ear teaser comes the same week a clip hit headlines across the world and divided people between those who heard "laure...

Will Cong-JD(S) MLAs stay at Kerala resort owned by Left MLA?

The apex court, which commenced the hearing at 2.11 AM and ended at 5.28 AM, however made it clear that the swearing-in and the government formation in the state would be subject to the final outcome of the case before it. Soon after the Congress and...

Sherpa Kami Rita Sets Record with 22nd Successful Climb of Mount Everest

With this, he becomes the only man to climb Everest 22 times leaving Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa behind, who have reached the top of the world 21 times. Number of times Mr Kami Rita, 48, a professional guide, has reached the Everest summit. ...

US Senate panel approves CIA nominee Gina Haspel despite torture background

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell noted in a speech on the Senate floor Wednesday that Haspel's 33 years in the CIA includes "firsthand experience gathering foreign intelligence in an era of great-power competition and hard-won expertise in counterterrorism ...

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Divided EU leaders meet for emergency talks on migration crisis

The two leaders also said they support the creation of closed reception centers where migrants would be held as they asylum claims are considered. But such "secondary movements" ar...

U.S. government reunites 522 children removed under 'zero tolerance'

More than 2,300 children were taken from their families in recent weeks under a Trump administration "zero tolerance" policy in which people entering the US illegally face being...

Saudi Women Gear Up For New Freedom As Driving Ban Ends Tomorrow

In many cases, women say they'll wait before rushing to drive to see how the situation on the streets pans out and how male drivers react. Women in Saudi Arabia have been eagerl...

Polls open in Turkey in biggest test for Erdogan

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won 12 electoral contests in the last 16 years. But he reckoned without Muharrem Ince, the presidential candidate of the secularist Republican People's P...

First lady meets staff at Texas detention center

Trump becomes the first member of the President's inner circle to personally witness the situation that has captured the country's attention. Here is the problem: The role of the...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gives birth to first child

In a statement, Ardern said , "I'm sure we're going through all of the emotions new parents go through, but at the same time feeling so grateful for all the kindness and best wishe...

Jean Claude Juncker insists Ireland 'not alone' in Brexit negotiations

The BIC brings together representatives of the Irish and British governments, the devolved administrations in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and the Isle of Man, Guernsey and...

Jog becomes 2-week nightmare when woman accidentally crosses US-Canada border

She was in Canada visiting her mother who lives in North Delta, British Columbia. She was held in the center for two weeks until immigration officials in Canada and the US both co...

Why Melania wore the jacket | Opinionated Woman

And sometimes, a first lady's choices can undercut her message, like when Michelle Obama drew scrutiny for sporting a pair of $540 Lanvin sneakers to volunteer at a food bank. The ...

CT lawmakers tour Texas detention facilities for immigrants

Rather than help push the bill to the finish line, Trump's mixed messages reinforced his role as an unreliable partner for House Republicans in the immigration debate. But Ryan b...

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Explosion rocks White City Stadium

Explosion rocks White City Stadium

An explosion has rocked White City Stadium in Bulawayo where President Mnangagwa was addressing thousands of people at a campaign rally. Zimbabwe's president says the explosive d...

Sarah Sanders asked to leave Virginia restaurant

Sarah Sanders asked to leave Virginia restaurant

Someone who claimed to be Sanders' server seemed to have posted earlier on social media about the incident. Sanders was dining at The Red Hen , a farm-to-table restaurant in Lex...

Suspect arrested in killing of rapper XXXTentacion

Suspect arrested in killing of rapper XXXTentacion

The Broward County Sherriff's Office had offered a $3,000 (£2,200) reward for any information about the killing . Slain rapper XXXTentacion was getting ready for fatherhoo...

Dozens hurt as attacker tries to throw grenade at Ethiopia prime minister

Dozens hurt as attacker tries to throw grenade at Ethiopia prime minister

Abiy had promised the crowd in his speech in Addis Ababa's Meskel Square that he would bring more transparency to government and reconciliation to a nation of 100 million people th...

First Lady Pays Surprise Visit to Migrant Children at Texas Detention Shelter

First Lady Pays Surprise Visit to Migrant Children at Texas Detention Shelter

The votes come after President Donald Trump's reversal on family separations at the USA and Mexico Border, which was something he touched on at Wednesday night's rally in Dulu...

Identifying U.S. troops returned from North Korea may be challenging

Identifying U.S. troops returned from North Korea may be challenging

North Korea has singled out Japan , a key United States ally in the region, for verbal attacks, threatening to "sink" the country into the sea and to turn it into "ashes". But a...

Melania Trump doubles-down with

Melania Trump doubles-down with "I really don't care" jacket

One user borrowed an image of the back of the Zara jacket to promote groups working on behalf of immigrant children. It was not available online as of Thursday afternoon. The N...

Melania Trump’s Jacket:

Melania Trump’s Jacket: "I Really Don’t Care, Do U?"

Somehow Melania's meme'd outerwear is more believable than what she actually wore. We can probably argue for days as to whether she did this on objective , though it does raise...

Children separated from parents at United States border sob, wail desperately

Children separated from parents at United States border sob, wail desperately

Further complicating matters, the Justice Department warned Tuesday that a 21-year-old court settlement could force authorities to again separate the immigrant children from ...