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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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Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

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Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...