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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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Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Advocate Mpofu said the applicant has enough evidence including alleged statistical misrepresentations by the elections administration body, ZEC and other factors that included an ...

Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign After Indictment

At one point, you could hear Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers chiming in. If President Donald Trump is going to fire special counsel Robert Mueller that also has to happen afte...

Maryland, DC Prepare For Unite The Right Rally

That's what happened previous year at the original "Unite the Right" rally and at a July 2017 Ku Klux Klan gathering in Charlottesville, where Klansmen were outnumbered 20-to-1. T...

Evacuations still in place as fire grows overnight

That's an assessment climate scientists and fire ecologists agree with, as NPR's Kirk Siegler reports : "People should not take solace that this is the worst it's going to get". '...

Trump imposes higher tariffs on Turkey, sending lira crashing

Hesse said that European banks could suffer losses if they loaned money in Turkey or owned Turkish banks but that the possible losses were not large enough to trigger a eurozone ba...

New quake rocks Indonesia, toll in previous one reaches 259

Rescue workers look for survivors of Sunday's natural disaster on the Indonesian island of Lombok. Thousands of tourists visiting Lombok - as well as the nearby Gili Islands and...

Man steals aircraft from Seattle airport, fighter jet scrambled

Flights out of Sea-Tac, the largest commercial airport in the Pacific Northwest, were temporarily grounded during the drama. Horizon Air is part of Alaska Air Group and flies sho...

Bill Schuette and Gretchen Whitmer Win Michigan Gubernatorial Primary Races

Whitmer, a former legislative leader, defeated chemical-testing businessman Shri Thanedar and ex-Detroit health director Abdul El-Sayed in Tuesday's primary. Gretchen Driskell for ...

Death toll touches 29, red alert in 8 districts

Some visuals from flood-affected areas of the coastal state. The South-West monsoon has been vigorous over Kerala , resulting in heavy rains in various parts of the state for ...

In Gaza Flare-Up, New York Times Obscures Cause and Effect

Israeli aircraft struck more than 150 targets in Gaza overnight and Palestinian militants fired scores of rockets, including a long-range missile deep into Israel, escalating fig...

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At Least Four Killed in Canada Shooting

At Least Four Killed in Canada Shooting

It was not immediately clear what caused the shooting. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale told reporters he could not discuss details of the latest shooting. Tim Moreh...

US Senator Presents Letter From Trump For Putin

US Senator Presents Letter From Trump For Putin

However, deputy White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said the missive was a "letter of introduction" that Trump had written at Paul's request and "mentioned topics of interest that...

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

In response, the Saudi Arabian government took quick retaliatory action by expelling Canada's ambassador and calling their own home, suspending all new trade deals, cancelling all ...

US can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea

US can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea

North Korea's nuclear weapons program has caused global tension for decades and the rhetoric and threats from Kim and Trump had been especially hostile before their June meeting...

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in disputed area

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in disputed area

A 6-meter high fence and additional security measures will be installed on the barrier by the end of 2018, the ministry said in a statement . The incident took place as Egypt ...

Yemen war: 'Children killed' in bus attack

Yemen war: 'Children killed' in bus attack

CNN reported that dozens of children under the age of 15 were killed in the attack, and many more were injured, according to reports from Yemeni officials and the Red Cross . N...

Forensic Accountant Next Up in Manafort Trial as Gates Ends Testimony

Forensic Accountant Next Up in Manafort Trial as Gates Ends Testimony

Prosecutors summoned Mr Gates to give jurors the first-hand account of a co-conspirator they say helped Mr Manafort carry out an elaborate offshore tax-evasion and bank fraud schem...

Lombok quake: Advice for travellers

Lombok quake: Advice for travellers

She live tweeted the natural disaster to her 10.6m followers. A 6.4-magnitude quake shook the island July 29 , killing more than a dozen people and briefly stranding hu...

Trump asks supporters to vote on logo for 'Space Force' gear

Trump asks supporters to vote on logo for 'Space Force' gear

At that point, the subject of a service branch for space had already been the subject of hot debate within the military and Congress. Leaders of the Air Force , which now owns ex...