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France star Mbappe to donate millions in World Cup earnings to charity

Team captain and goalie Hugo Lloris , brandishing the trophy from soccer's eminent tournament, and coach Didier Deschamps led the team onto the red carpet at the Elysee courtyard. Croatia were greeted by an estimated half-a-million fans on t...

Syrian government targets rebels near Israel-occupied Golan

With control Daraa in its hands, government forces have turned their focus to the area near the frontier with Israel to clear the last pockets of the opposition. The latest development is a sign of the desperation among those seeking to escape as t...

Putin summit underway in Helsinki amid protests

Greeting each other at Finland's presidential palace, Trump said the World Cup soccer tournament that ended in Russia Sunday night was "one of the best ever". Yeah, I do. When I was in Russian Federation - and this is true - I was followed everyw...

Huge iceberg threatens tiny Greenland village

Her husband, NYU professor David Holland, told The Associated Press that "this is the largest event we've seen in over a decade in Greenland ". " I'd be the first to get out of there ". "There's only one swimming pool in Greenland". "If you think ...

UK’s May survives Parliament Brexit rebellion, but loses another minister

She made the right judgement by siding with the Brexiters, because she won her Customs Bill votes - by the narrowest of margins! Business Secretary Mr Clark was challenged about the potential revolt on the Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill, often ...

Kimmel and Colbert draw same conclusion after Trump sides with Putin

Some described it " embarrassing , " or even as " treasonous ". Few politicians came to the defense of the president's performance against Putin on the world stage. "Our relationship with Russian Federation has NEVER been worse thanks to many years...

Girl, 7, killed on interstate after walking away from crash

It was about 3:30 a.m. Sunday. According to investigators, Thomas" father was under the influence of alcohol when he got into his vehicle at around 3.30am and that his daughter died "because of a decision that an adult made'. She was struck while t...

Put pressure on Iran, Trump urges Putin at historic summit

The two men were to meet alone apart from interpreters before a working lunch with aides. But pressed directly by United States reporters - who Trump has referred to as "enemies of the American people" - whether he would condemn Russian Federatio...

President Trump Sides With Putin At Historic Summit

He added: "No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant". "President Trump hasn't been that masterful handling global issues either, but in his way, he's trying to do something about the number of things, whether he's ...

Caver who helped in Thailand rescue considers legal action against Elon Musk

In now-deleted posts, Mr Musk called Vern Unsworth a "pedo-guy" after the diver ridiculed a mini submarine which the Tesla co-founder had built to help with the rescue. The tweet was later deleted. Musk responded with a tweet branding Uns...

North Koreans Finally Meet with US General on Return of Troop Remains

It also granted amnesties in 2012, to celebrate the centennial of the birth of Kim's grandfather and the founder of the North, Kim Il Sung, and the 70th birthday of his father, Kim Jong Il, the same year. Military generals from the USA and North Kore...

Trump, Putin tout reset in ties at summit

Trump told reporters he "spent a great deal of time" talking about the allegation with Putin , while Putin categorically denied any interference in the USA internal affairs. The Russian leader said Russia and the United States should discuss a po...

Former UK minister calls for second vote on Brexit to end stalemate

Prime Minister Theresa May faces potentially highly damaging attacks from both sides in parliament this week over plans for Britain's future trading relationship with the European Union after Brexit . She added, "My message to the country this week...

Forecast: Hot And Humid, With Thunderstorms For Tuesday

Today . Mostly cloudy. Showers/storms likely. Any storms today or tonight could put down heavy rain, flooding risks remain small but present through tonight . Confidence is high that this weekend will be dry however differences in the models on ...

Kavanaugh wrong for Supreme Court

Demand Justice, using a portion of its $5 million budget on the ads, said "courts are supposed to be the place that protects the rights of all Americans, but Trump is now stacking them with people loyal to him and his agenda". Bush's administration...

3 officers shot in search for robbery, murder suspect in Kansas City

He said the suspect came charging out of the house allegedly firing his rifle at officers who returned fire, shooting the gunman. The suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle with a passenger. Fox 4 reported the suspect was found dead at the hom...

Exploding Hawaiian volcano lava injures 13

An explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a sightseeing boat off Hawaii's Big Island, injuring 23 people Monday, officials said. It's unclear how close Turpin's tour boat was to the Kapoho lava oc...

US challenges trade war counter-tariffs at WTO

Trade data last week provided a bright spot, showing China's export machine held up in the face of the mounting tensions - but analysts warned the numbers may have been inflated by exporters pushing out shipments early to beat the scheduled tariffs.

Two goals from African players earn France the 2018 World Cup trophy

A parade down the Champs Elysees is scheduled for 1530 GMT, and there will be a formal victory reception with Macron at the Elysee Palace at 1630 GMT. More than 290 people were taken into custody in France last night, and 45 policemen were slightly...

Russian woman charged with spying in the US

Maria Butina , 29, who accompanied Republican activist Paul Erickson to President Trump's inauguration, was arrested Sunday on a charge of conspiracy to act as an unregistered agent of the Russian government, according to court papers unsealed in Was...

President Trump Calls Mueller Probe 'Disaster' While Standing Next to Putin

Mr Trump and Mr Putin "spent a great deal of time " discussing allegations of Russian election meddling as they met for several hours at a summit in Helsinki, the US President said. Yes. And I'm not saying they didn't interfere with the election. ...

Reporter Forcibly Removed From Trump-Putin Press Conference

The president granted a similar concession to North Korea last month, halting US military exercises with South Korea at the request of Kim Jong Un . Putin has denied any election meddling, and Trump has denied any collusion with Russian Federation...

Arrest made in 30-year-old child murder after DNA match

Miller will have an initial hearing on the charges Monday morning in the Allen Superior Court in the Bud Meeks Justice Center, 715 S. Calhoun St., the announcement said. And hopefully they'll continue supporting her, and thinking of her, and bringing...

DNA evidence credited for arrest in 30-year-old cold case

Miller is to make his first court appearance for an initial hearing Monday in Allen Superior Court, the statement said. According to a probable cause affidavit , authorities pulled DNA evidence out of Miller's trash earlier in the month and return...

Trump says US-Russia relations ‘never worse’ ahead of meeting with Putin

McFaul also called out Trump for blaming the US for poor relations with Russian Federation. Mark Warner of Virginia, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, tweeted , "For the President to side with Putin over his own intelligenc...

Police Officer, Bystander Killed In Mass.

WCVB reports that New England Patriots' owner Robert Kraft stopped by the Weymouth Police Station after news of Officer Chesna's death was reported. He is now hospitalized for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his leg. A neighbor told CBS Bos...

Donald Trump Kicks Off Vladimir Putin Huddle Tweet-Blaming America For Tensions

I think we're greatly hampered by this whole witch hunt that's going on in the United States. "We have 90% of the nuclear and that's not a good thing, that's a bad thing, and I think we hopefully can do something about that because it's not a positiv...

Finns protest ahead of Trump-Putin summit

Yet, President Trump has never criticized Mr Putin and indeed has been more likely to express his admiration. Asked to explain why he would describe the E.U.as a foe, considering many of its nations are USA allies, Trump backtracked sli...

Police bodycam footage shows gun on victim before deadly shooting

Police found a handgun and two magazines of bullets at the shooting site and sent them for testing, Guglielmi said. Police accounts differ slightly by the media report , but officers say they encountered the man on foot, confronted him, and when h...

Kansas City, Missouri, Police Officers Were Shot; Suspect Killed

Police say the suspect open fired again, hitting another officer. There, gunfire was exchanged with the suspect at least three more times. Officers eventually shot Lopes in the leg and he is expected to survive. He said the suspect came chargin...

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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, ...