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Guatemala says 192 people missing after eruption

Volcan de Fuego, which means "Volcano of Fire" in Spanish , is one of several active volcanoes among 34 in the Central American country. Rescuers, police and journalists hurried to leave the area as a siren wailed and loudspeakers blared, "Evacuat...

Jordanian Prime Minister Resigns After Tax Increase Protests

The Al-Rai newspaper reported that the Harvard-educated Razzaz would succeed Mulki in the post. Jordan's prime minister refused to scrap an IMF-backed tax reform bill on Saturday that has sparked the largest protests in over five years against stee...

Teacher accused of feeding puppy to turtle is charged

Right...but what about the safety of the sick puppy? The charges, filed Friday, allege one count of misdemeanor cruelty to animals. If Crosland is found guilty, he could serve up to six months in jail and be fined up to $5,000. The petition rea...

Anti-nuclear group offers to foot summit bill for North Korea's Kim

Monday. "Congressional support can facilitate better implementation of the agreement and provide more assurance that the USA will continue to abide by it even after administrations change", Davenport said . Pompeo, who has traveled to Pyongyang ...

Should Donald Trump be allowed to pardon himself?

The memo to special counsel Robert Mueller said the president couldn't have obstructed justice because he has full authority over federal investigations and could even end the Russian Federation probe, the New York Times reports .

Central Coast voters going to the polls on election day

Rep. Steve Pearce , in the November general election. Democrats must wrestle at least 23 seats from Republican hands to seize control of the House for the second half of Trump's first term. In statewide contests, California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newso...

Northern Ireland's DUP dismisses idea of joint UK, EU status

An unnamed UK government official told Reuters news agency on Friday that the UK could propose joint EU-UK jurisdiction in Northern Ireland to allow for unrestricted free trade with the Republic of Ireland , an EU member state, and the rest of the...

Melania Trump won't travel to G7, N.Korea summits

The White House has not released any additional information on Mrs Trump's recovery and her team chose to leave her five-day stint at the hospital following a relatively minor surgery as unexplained. When she lived at Trump Tower during the first f...

Driver Who Killed 4-Year-Old in 1968 Suffers Similar Fate

A woman with a history of drink-driving convictions has hit and killed a Vietnam War veteran who confessed five years ago to killing a four-year-old girl in an alcohol-fuelled 1968 hit-and-run, police say. A second cellphone video showed people rushi...

Manafort attempted to tamper with witnesses, prosecutors say

Although the witnesses are unnamed, prosecutors have said they "were principals in a public relations firm that worked with Manafort in organizing a group of former European officials, known as the Hapsburg group, who promoted Ukrainian interests in ...

Many Women with Breast Cancer Don't Need Chemotherapy

A new study could transform treatment for women with the most common form of early stage breast cancer - by avoiding the need for chemotherapy altogether. Instead, these women will likely remain in remission after having their tumors removed,...

Iran slams terrorist attack in Kabul

Two policemen were among those injured in the bombing, he added. Provincial cities have also been hit as the Taliban have stepped up operations across the country since they announced the beginning of their annual spring offensive in April.

Lava traps Hawaiians, evacuations expand near active volcano

Lava also destroyed a freshwater lake, boiling away all of the water in it, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said. These were new risks geologists warned of on Tuesday (May 22) as Kilauea's 19-day eruption showed no sign of easing, with repeate...

'Volcano of Fire' Sends River of Lava Into Villages

The head of the country's disaster agency had previously put the death toll at 33, but warned it would go higher. The volcano , located around 40km south-west of the Guatemalan capital, Guatemala City , had its second eruption this year at roug...

Making History, Saudi Arabia Issues Driver's Licenses to 10 Women

Licensed female drivers will be allowed on the roads of Saudi Arabia on June 24, ending the world's only ban on women behind the wheel. The 10 women - all of whom exchanged foreign driving licences for Saudi licences at the General Department of ...

Pres. Trump to meet with families of victims of Texas shooting

He has since touted the idea of arming teachers, allowing educators to return fire against attackers. "It's been a bit of a wild ride", Dobson said in her speech. Trump was then scheduled to attend several political events in Houston and Dallas. ...

Melania Trump reappears after weeks of speculation about her absence

But her highly anticipated return to her role following the break from the public eye will not be open to press, with CNN reporting that the White House event on Monday will not see members of the media in attendance. Mrs Trump, never one to obsess...

Trump Tweet: Why Didn't FBI Tell Me About Manafort?

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, Brock Domin, wrote in court documents that at least one witness reported Mr Manafort's contact and said he appeared to be trying to change their story about his lobbying practices. The special counsel's office h...

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte slammed for kissing married woman before huge audience

The 73-year-old Duterte, whose critics have labelled as a misogynist and say his comments are derogatory and demeaning toward women, dismissed the kiss as just a "gimmick" to entertain supporters at a meet-and-greet event in Seoul. "His repeated ac...

Israel uses 'Mean Girls' to troll Iran on Twitter

The Europeans have proposed hammering out a supplementary deal with Tehran covering its ballistic missile program as well as its interventions in countries such as Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Yemen. Options being considered by the EU to keep Tehran in t...

A secret memo written by President Trump's legal team has been leaked

Mueller, meanwhile, is said to be close to wrapping up the obstruction case he has been building against Trump since past year. The letter says that even if Trump did order the termination of an investigation, "this could not constitute obstructi...

Spain's conservative leader faces no-confidence vote

The Spanish parliament's lower house is debating whether to end Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's almost eight years in power and replace him with the leader of the Socialist opposition. The key is in the hands of the Basque Nationalist Party , or PN...

Memorial Service Being Planned for Plane Crash Victims

Coast Guard said Sunday. Two people have been "recovered" and "assets on scene are searching for two more missing people", it added. Amagansett lifeguards, East Hampton Town Police, Suffolk County Marine and Aviation, the Coast Guard and the Ai...

Congressional candidate wants to legalize incest

Heading back to the Trump card he told the Huffington Post , "A lot of people who disagreed with someone like Trump ... might vote for them anyway just because the establishment doesn't like them". In the manifesto, Larson also states, "I am indeed ...

Syrian president may visit North Korea, meet Kim

I said 'What's the point objective of that?' but it could be a positive meeting". Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he plans to visit North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un , Pyongyang's state media reported today, potentially becoming the first...

Guatemala Volcano Erupts, Killing at Least 6

At least 25 people are dead following the eruption of the Vulcan de Fuego volcano in Guatemala . "It's a river of lava that overflowed its banks and affected the Rodeo village". Some locals said they never learned of the danger until it was up...

Cops: Dallas Woman Mary Harrison Fatally Shot Husband for Beating Cat

The shooting death happened just before 7 A.M. according to authorities. Harrison is being held on a $100,000 (£75,000) bond. She says she heard four shots coming from the town home at 13217 Fall Manor Drive. Mr Harrison was taken to hospital, ...

Senate Democrats demand Trump hold the line in North Korea talks

Kim Jong-un has axed his top three military officials as he tightens his grip on North Korea's army ahead of a meeting with US President Donald Trump . Nam Sung-wook, an analyst with Korea University in Seoul, said Kim Jong Un might have been d...

High School Seniors Killed In Parkland Shooting Given Posthumous Diplomas

Student leaders from the March for Our Lives movement announced on Monday that they plan to hit the road this summer for a nationwide bus tour aimed at mobilizing their young constituents and getting them registered to vote in the upcoming midter...

Theresa May calls Donald Trump to say his steel tariffs are 'unjustified'

Canada, Mexico and the European Union have said they would retaliate with their own tariffs on us goods and pledged to bring a case before the World Trade Organization . The US has renewed a threat to hike tariffs on $50 billion (£37 billion) of...

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Donald Trump: Jamal Khashoggi Not a U.S. Citizen

He also reportedly was close to the Saudi crown prince, and has been photographed near him on several global trips. The Saudi journalist has been missing since October 2, wh...

Bound migrant caravan reaches Mexico

Trump, who campaigned for president with vows to stop illegal immigration, said on Twitter today that he thinks Republican candidates for Congress should campaign on the issue in...

At least 50 dead in train crash

At least 300 people were at the spot watching 'Ravan dahan' , sources said. Sub Divisional Magistrate, Amritsar I, Rajesh Sharma said 50 bodies have been found and at least 50...

Italy’s PM criticises economic sanctions against Russian Federation

It could be months, if not years, before Rome faces penalties. Di Maio did not clarify who could have amended the document. While attracting global criticism, the budget is po...

Theresa May said nothing 'substantially new' in Brexit address

Reuters also reported that European Union leaders would discuss support for free trade, the Iran nuclear deal and combating global warming, but also forging relationships with ...

Trump Lauds Feral Congressman For Body Slamming Reporter

Gianforte initially told police that Jacobs instigated the attack but later pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault after eyewitness statements and audiotapes showed that he had been...

Turkish official: New evidence Saudi writer slain in consulate

Khashoggi entered the consulate and has never been seen since, the onus is on the Saudi authorities to reveal what happened to him ", Bachelet said . They took samples with the...

Texas authorities try to find woman who left boy on doorstep

She said by the time she reached her front door, the person was gone leaving the child behind. He told Inside Edition his son's name is Royal Prince Simmons, and the woman who ...

Singapore is the 2nd Most Competitive Country in the World

According to the report, which in 2018 uses a brand new methodology to fully capture the dynamics of the global economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, numerous factors that ...

Trump To Send Troops, Close Border if Mexico Won't Stop Migrant March

Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!" The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants trying to advance toward the United States. The president's tweets come after ...

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Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Police issued an Amber Alert for Jayme Closs on Monday afternoon after discovering the bodies of James and Denise Closs, who had suffered gunshot wounds. Law enforcement official...

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

He had no further information. US military officials confirmed that a USA soldier, a contractor and another civilian were wounded in the attack, which occurred shortly after a ...

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim... In total, there were 94,098 hate crimes in 2017/18, 76% of which were recorded as race hate, and...

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Jayme Closs , the victims' only child, was not found at the home. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald held a second news conference Tuesday afternoon to field more questions about the inc...

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Earlier on Monday, CNN reporters saw a cleaning crew entering the consulate. Local reports based on information provided by unidentified Turkish officials have painted a bleak ...

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

The Llano River rose to almost 40 feet Tuesday in the city of Llano - about 35 feet higher than it was just 24 hours earlier - after 8 to 10 inches of rain fell in the area over t...

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Akbar, who was appointed minister of state for external affairs in 2016, began his journalism career in 1971, rising to become one of the nation's most influential editors. An Indi...

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia is considering the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer to the city of tel Aviv its Embassy in the Jewish state. His Liberal Party is fight...

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Labor's ploy to force the House of Representatives to vote on Pauline Hanson's motion declaring "It's OK to be white" has narrowly failed. Prime Minister Scott Morrison also say...