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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 charges of violating sanctions against Iran and North Korea, Fox News r...

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 of reproductive health-care, not morality. "I do not believe the smart...

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 smelter in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi earlier this week. I appeal to the pe...

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 attempts to assign blame for chemical attacks against civilians on the Assa...

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 respond immediately to a request for comment. Cohen's office was on the 26...

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 missing". "We also call on private firms to collectively reject China's un...

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 class was taking a test. Jowitt said that the school employs a full-time ...

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 trauma centre, Canadian broadcaster CBC reported. They kept our vehicl...

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 issue at hand. However, campaign group Save The 8th says politicians are...

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 have decided that you must leave this house immediately", the February 2...

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 at the ocean and its phases may provide a glimpse into the future of h...

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 and are seeking answers. He said: "It was not drunken militants with Ukr...

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 which has been created for her following the royal's marriage to Prin...

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 meek, and in stark contrast to the bellicose declarations past year of th...

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 law enforcement she was on her way back from Shanghai where she met a US...

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 sledgehammer gets back in the truck and drives away. "No one is safe", said...

Louie's Grill & Bar in Oklahoma City: 'Armed citizen' fatally shoots gunman

A man saying he is related to the two gunshot victims said they are his daughter and granddaughter, newsok.com reports . "Lake Hefner shooting update: A man walked into the Louie's restaurant and opened fire with a gun". Tilghman had on ear muff...

The woman who became the face of Ireland’s campaign for abortion rights

Turnout could top the 61 percent who backed gay marriage by a landslide in a 2015 if trends reported by 1700 GMT continue, national broadcaster RTE reported. Here are some highlights of POLITICO's coverage of the referendum campaign. The Catholic Ch...

Dad Forgot 1-Year-Old Was in Truck, Left on Business Trip

Police said Barker flew out of Nashville on a business trip and his wife went to work. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. A one-year-old baby girl has died after her father accidentally left her inside a hot pickup truck in East Nashville....

Trudeau to Trump: Auto tariffs would hit USA just as hard

President Trump used the same provision of US trade law in March when he called for tariffs on foreign-made steel and aluminum. The investigation will examine whether the decline of the US automobile sector threatens to weaken the USA economy ...

Iran presses European Union on measures to salvage nuclear deal

But this has proven hard, with many European firms alarmed at the specter of far-reaching US financial penalties. "Our position is very clear: Make the JCPOA ( Iran deal) a successful story, then come to us and ask for dialogue or discussion or ...

ZTE exemption is a 'favor' to Chinese leader

A couple of months ago, when the U.S. and China appeared to be on the brink of a trade war, Elon Musk took to Twitter to complain to U.S. President Donald Trump about the unfair trade rules on U.S. According to Reuters sources, a proposed tra...

Trump Canceled North Korea Summit to Get Ahead of Kim Jong

Responding to Trump's letter , Pyongyang said it is willing to hold talks "at any time , at any format" and echoing USA president's letter - that talks could still happen if Kim changed his mind - said it was willing to give the United States " tim...

Amazon Alexa Records Couple's Personal Conversation And Sends It To A Contact

The report points out the call warning them to unplug their Alexa devices was from one of her husband's employees in Seattle to whom Alexa had sent the private conversation. While Amazon tried to downplay the concerns of its know-how's penchant f...

So Pusha T's 'brilliant' album now means we've forgiven Kanye?

The picture is from 2006 and shows the late singer's bathroom. And this other artwork is 85 grand.' I said, 'Hey, I don't want to pay for that and I wasn't even going to ask you to pay for that. "I just think that if in fact this conversion to love i...

These Democratic women just won primaries in red states

Abrams' campaign spokesperson told the site their goal was to "reach out to a multiracial, multiethnic coalition of urban, suburban and rural voters". The few exceptions to this rule helped confirm it in the minds of many southern white Democratic ...

NFL Kneeling Rule Disrespects Players; Subverts Democracy to Placate Autocrat

Trump said in the interview broadcast Thursday that he hadn't seen the new policy prior to his answer but "NFL owners did the right thing with that if that's what they've done". The league also gave teams leeway in setting their own rules for nati...

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 years in the waters around the Hawaiian islands and southern California...

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 campaign has gained traction. Spotify recently removed his music from th...

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 declare the Tamil Nadu SSLC Result 2018 on the official website at 9:30...

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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 ...