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Finally, England and Croatia have chance to banish semi blues

Some stores will close early to enable employees to watch the match, which starts at 1800 GMT, with various concerts, plays and cinema shows cancelled. They would include those who managed to keep calm and back England at [25.0] after Jordan Hender...

New tariffs readied for Chinese goods

The list is subject to a two-month public comment period before taking effect. In a statement , U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that the new 10-percent tariffs were in response to what he called China's "retaliation and fail...

Officer investigated for failing to help woman being harassed about citizenship

Eventually the first officer on the scene takes notes of Irizarry's account of the incident and says that he was at the scene due to the separate incident, noting that she was not being attacked though acknowledging she felt threatened. "He approache...

Trump issues blistering attacks on Germany at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation breakfast

CBS News correspondent Weijia Jiang joined CBSN with more on the president's criticism and German Chancellor Angela Merkel's response. Trump, who later arrived at NATO's new billion-dollar headquarters in his presidential limousine, appeared ...

My Responsibility In Selecting A Supreme Court Justice

The official spoke on condition of anonymity to describe internal discussions. Since 2006, Kavanaugh has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, often called the nation's second most powerful court.

Rescue operation suspended after 8th boy freed from Thai cave

Bursts of heavy rain soaked the Tham Luang Cave area in Thailand's northern Chiang Rai province overnight, increasing the risks in what has been called a "war with water and time" to save the boys . The thirteen were trapped by floodwater afte...

Plane Crashes in Pretoria, South Africa

He said: "We suspect that the plane was on its way to the Wonderboom airport". Images from the site showed the plane broken into several pieces. Emer-G-Med Chief Operating Officer Jurgen Kotze said the four critically injured patients were stil...

Theresa May urges Tory backbenchers to keep Jeremy Corbyn out of power

David Cameron promised to hold a referendum on the U.K.'s future membership of the European Union should he be re-elected in 2015. The EU is reassured that he's staying in his post - for now. Is this the end to the cabinet resignations? He insiste...

A.M. UPDATE: Trump pardons Dwight and Steven Hammond

The father-son duo are cattle ranchers and were convicted in 2012 of committing arson on federal lands in Oregon. Jennifer Rokala, executive director of the environmental group Center for Western Priorities, argued in a statement that by pard...

Trump to open trip by meeting with nervous North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders

Speaking about his European trip, Trump said his sitdown with Putin might be "easiest" of all the meetings. But if we split with our friends and our allies, then we'll not be able to confront the real problem here, and that is China in terms of trade...

Thai cave rescue under way to free boys trapped underground

They were found a week later by a pair of British volunteer divers who were part of a rescue mission that has drawn divers and experts from around the world - including US military personnel from Japan, bird's nest collectors who hunted for shafts in...

WhatsApp now flags ‘forwarded’ messages to combat fake news

It's a small shift for the messaging platform, but potentially one that could make a big difference in the way people transmit information, especially dubious viral content, over the app. WhatsApp, late on Tuesday, announced the launch of a new fea...

UK's May names new foreign secretary

The letter by which Boris Johnson resigned as Foreign Secretary was pored over and dissected by political analysts and journalists, but for cycling campaigners there was one passage that jumped it, with the former Mayor of London claiming that Euro...

Trump Nominates Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

A Boston Globe analysis of over 500 roll-call votes made by Collins shows she has favored those candidates for judicial positions - including district court, circuit court of appeals, and the Supreme Court, among other appointments - nearly 99 perce...

YouTube to invest $25 million to boost ‘trusted’ news sources

YouTube is pouring $25 million into journalism on its platform in a push to support trustworthy news organizations and help them produce online videos . For YouTube's TV client, more users in the U.S. will start to see local news surfacing on thei...

Man jumps from moving vehicle after witnessing crash that killed 5

Only the mother, 53-year-old Mary Rose, survived the crash. "They're all gone, gone". "For unknown reasons, the F-350 failed to remain in the southbound lanes of travel and exited the roadway, crossing over the grassy median and into the northbound...

91-Year-old man beaten with brick, told 'go back to Mexico'

Rodriguez was released from the hospital Thursday. "Go back to your country, why are you here, bad things", a resident who witnessed the incident told a local CBS affiliate. They believe Rodriguez was attacked from behind. Rodriguez reportedl...

European Council president warns Trump about lack of USA allies

The EU president said he hoped Trump would remember Europe's strong relationship with the United States as he meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki in the coming days. When asked about the president's tweets , Hutchison said ...

Casey to oppose Trump's Supreme Court pick

The 53-year-old was born in MA, but started his career in Pittsburgh. Trump announced his choice with a prime-time address from the White House East Room. The minority party - unable to block the nominee unless they lure some Republican senators ...

Trump Administration Will Not Meet Deadline for Reuniting Young Children

Looking for news you can trust? A USA judge on Monday gave the government more time to reunite migrant children aged five or younger with their parents separated as a outcome of a "zero tolerance" policy , U.S. A longtime court settlement says chi...

Thailand Cave Rescue: 8th Boy Emerges on Second Day of Dangerous Mission

Musk said: "Continue to be amazed by the bravery, resilience and tenacity of kids and diving team in Thailand ". Drilling a hole into the mountainside to lift them to safety - as 33 Chileans were rescued from a collapsed mine in 2010 - was dismiss...

Sides gird for battle as Trump readies to make Supreme Court pick

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Kentucky, who once held a court seat open for almost a year before the 2016 election to keep former President Barack Obama from filling it, lambasted Democrats for announcing their opposition before Trump...

World Cup has broken stereotypes about Russia Vladimir Putin

I told him we're disappointed. "Our prime minister (Dmitry Medvedev) was in our changing room". " He said that what we showed on the field was great ". Russian opposition politician Aleksei Navalny, who has served several jail sentences for org...

United States threatens nations over world breastfeeding resolution, shocking health officials

The resolution said countries should limit the misleading marketing of breast milk substitutes, as a mother's breast milk has been shown to be the healthiest for children in decades of research. During the discussions, USA delegates even threatened...

North Korea: Mike Pompeo rejects 'gangster-like' accusation

As they began their talks on Saturday, Kim Yong Chol alluded to the fact that Pompeo and his delegation had stayed overnight in Pyongyang . "Of course, it is important. However, many lawmakers on both sides of the aisle defended the drills as a ...

Trump closes in on Supreme Court pick; 3 judges top list

Trump is not naming names, but says he'll decide by the weekend and announce his pick Monday night. Pence met with Kethledge and Coney Barrett while in IN earlier this week, then sat down with Kavanaugh in Washington on Wednesday. Wade could b...

Trump Lawyers Nearing Decision He Won't Sit for Russia Probe Interview

In particular, the same sources say Giuliani is wading into risky territory when he asks Cohen to "tell the truth" about the Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr. Cohen told Stephanopoulos in an exclusive interview last week that his "first loy...

Teen Arrested in Iran Over Instagram Dancing Videos

Maedeh Hojabri was arrested by Iranian police after she posted a video of herself dancing. On Friday, according to the Associated Press , State TV in Iran broadcast a video in which Hojabri acknowledged breaking moral norms while insisting t...

Harry Maguire: the remarkable rise of Englands unlikely new hero

From that first England camp where he admitted his mother was less than impressed to see him with a binbag - she sent her son a text afterwards, 'What's with the bags?' - to scoring in a World Cup quarter-final, one thing has not changed: England's...

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC rejects convicts' plea

Three of the rest of the four convicts appealed to the Supreme Court to change its own death sentence into life imprisonment. "A review of a judgement is a serious step and reluctant resort to... Jyoti Singh's parents welcomed the ruling on Monday,...

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Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Five South Korean climbers - belonging to the group Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, were killed in the avalanche on Friday evening, The...

European Union official sees room for Brexit breakthrough next week

The DUP leader has warned the prime minister not to accept a "dodgy" Brexit deal she will later regret. "If the European Union doesn't match the ambition and pragmatism we've sh...

Infant Corpses Found Hidden in Detroit Funeral Home

Nine bodies were found in a cardboard box, two were found in caskets - all in a hidden section of the ceiling. The state shuttered the funeral home in April after finding multipl...

Pope accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation amid sex abuse scandal

Cardinal Donald Wuerl resigned amid two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals rocking the Catholic Church . The grand jury report found that 1,000 people - a lot of them c...

Palestinian Wife Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers in Occupied West Bank

Black smoke from burning tires covers the sky over Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, Oct. Th...

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia's Java, Bali Islands, Killing 3

A string of earthquakes in Lombok in eastern Indonesia killed more than 550 people over the summer. "All my neighbours were also running". Tourists on bicycles ride past In...

United Nations elects human rights abusers to its Human Rights Council

India was on Friday elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, getting the most votesamong all candidates. India had previously been elected to the Geneva-based Human Ri...

Michael Bloomberg reregisters as a Democrat

Bloomberg was a registered Republican when he was elected mayor of New York City in 2001, though he left the party in 2007 and has been a political independent ever since. Bloombe...

Massive Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said that hazardous waves were possible on coasts within 300 km (186 miles) of the epicenter. The warning Center for tsunamis in the Pacific ha...

Theresa May verging closer to Brexit deal but is facing cabinet resignations

Media captionHelen Grant on the DUP: "I think they are bluffing". Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party on Thursday threatened to withdraw its support for British Prime...

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Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

McCarrick of Washington . Francis held talks with Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and other senior members of the bishops' conference just 48 hours after ordering an investigation into V...

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

In the Republic, where Storm Callum was set to first make landfall, a national emergency co-ordination group met yesterday for a briefing on the dangers posed by the intense weathe...

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

The matter was conveyed to the pilot in command. The flight IX-611, with 130 passengers and six crew, took off at around 1.20 a.m. and was then diverted to Mumbai where it made a...

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Ganjam, Khurda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara districts would remain in radar of the cyclone , and stands fair chances of incessant showers. Casualties were low as administ...

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Christopher Harrison, a U.S. Marine Corps spokesman. The inspections should be complete within 24 to 48 hours, Task & Purpose reported , citing a Pentagon official. According to...

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for parts of the United Kingdom on Friday and Saturday. Met Éireann has warned that strong winds associated with Storm Callum...

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

In a range of trial balloons released over the last week, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has raised the possibility of lifting bilateral sanctions against North Korea...

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

According to the Washington Post , Ms Cengiz said Khashoggi was concerned he would not be allowed to leave - before entering the consulate, he gave her his phone and instructions ...

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Wilson adds : "The road which the leaks and briefings is outlining is the road to parliamentary defeat for any deal the prime minister brings forward". By withdrawing its support, ...