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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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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 ...