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Moonlight rescue of Syria's White Helmets offers 'ray of hope'

The Israeli military said Sunday it had rescued members of a Syrian volunteer civil organization from the volatile frontier area and evacuated them to a third country, the first such Israeli intervention in Syria's lengthy civil war. The United State...

Video shows deadly shooting over parking spot

That's when the woman's boyfriend, Markeis McGlockton of Clearwater, Fla ., exited the store and shoved Drejka to the ground. Reportedly, he "felt after being slammed to the ground, the next thing was he was going to be further attacked by McGlock...

Iran's President warns Donald Trump against 'mother of all wars'

By contrast, in March testimony before a U.S. Senate committee, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency director, Robert Ashley, said social and economic expenditures remained Tehran's near-term priority despite some spending on security forces.

Suspected gunman in LA deadly Trader Joe's standoff identified

Police identified the suspect as a man about 28 years old, who surrendered three hours after barricading himself inside the store where other people had been trapped. But around 6:30 p.m., the suspect surrendered and walked out with the hostages....

War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani tells Trump

For his part, Mr. Trump has responded on Twitter that he has no intention of backing off and will continue to put pressure in Iran . Today, speaking with USA has no meaning except surrender and end of people's achievements. Secretary of State Mike...

Multiple people injured in Toronto mass shooting

Video screen grab from police at the scene of Toronto shooting. Victims reportedly suffered "significant injuries". The victims have been sent to trauma centers throughout the city, Russell says. Jody Steinhauer told CBC News she was with her f...

Trump tweets his campaign was spied on illegally and Federal Bureau of Investigation misled courts

After a redacted line, the document then continues, "undermine and influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election in violation of US criminal law". The FBI on Saturday released documents related to the surveillance of Page as part of an ...

Singapore government health data stolen by hackers, 1.5 million people affected

They also came to know that patients' records, as well as details about their visit to the SingHealth's specialist outpatient clinics and polyclinics between May 1, 2015, and Jul 4, 2018, were accessed and copied by the hackers. "They tend to be we...

Bolton and Pompeo Reportedly Lead Push to "Foment Unrest" in Iran

In a 21 May speech in Washington, Pompeo said Iranian leaders refused to spend on their people funds freed by the nuclear weapons deal, using it instead for proxy wars and corruption. "Their efforts will fail again", he said. "I have long pointed...

Novichok nerve agent victim Charlie Rowley discharged from hospital

Public Health England's medical director Paul Cosford said Mr Rowley's discharge from hospital "creates no risk to anyone in the community". Sturgess's family paid tribute to the mother of three, calling her "a gentle soul who was generous to a fau...

Israel evacuates 800 White Helmets heroes and their families

Israel has evacuated 800 White Helmets rescuers and their family members, threatened by advancing Syrian regime forces, to Jordan for resettlement in Britain, Canada and Germany, the Jordanian kingdom said Sunday. Muhannad, a member of the Whit...

Andrea Leadsom apologies to Jo Swinson over voting pact break

Swinson said Lewis had broken a longstanding arrangement that allows British lawmakers who are absent from parliament to be "paired" with opposing MPs who agree not to vote, thereby balancing out the tally. On such occasion, whips from the governing ...

FBI Releases Documents On Suspicions Of Russia Ties By Former Trump Aide

Mr Trump defied his own Federal Bureau of Investigation director and the Justice Department to declassify the four-page Republican document , which was based on the much larger secret court application record which has now been released. Page attend...

May goes down to four-vote defeat over post-Brexit medicines regulation

He was also the face of Vote Leave - the official pro-Brexit campaign group that was recently fined for breaking electoral law by overspending nearly US$600,000. The government's acceptance of the amendments did little to ease the tensions in May's p...

Merkel insists U.S. ties key to Germany despite Trump tensions

She said Germany will continue to increase the defense budget, when commenting on the demand of the U.S. President Donald Trump to achieve the 2-percent target of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as soon as possible. "Language is an expression of...

PM begins two-day visit to NI in Belleek, Fermanagh

May flew to Northern Ireland on Thursday for a two-day visit to see up close the troubled British region's frontier with EU-member Ireland , which has become one of the biggest stumbling blocks in the negotiations. Diplomatic sources told the pa...

Prince George Turns Five, Palace Celebrates With Adorable Snapshot

Over his first year, the young prince is estimated to have consumed 2,901 litres of breast milk, been burped around 4,092 times and gone through 2,735 nappies, according to research conducted by baby-gift website my1styears.com. Was he nervous? Didn'...

Shehbaz Sharif vows to make Pakistan better than India

The Islamabad Accountability Court had on July 6 found Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and his son-in-law guilty over the family's ownership of four luxury flats in London. He restated that he will strengthen National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Federa...

Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

European economic powerhouses Germany , France and the United Kingdom have reportedly notified Tehran that they seek to open direct banking channels with the Islamic Republic, in what would be the first practical step to sustain the 2015 nuclear d...

Trump Wonders Why U.S. Should Always Have To Defend NATO Allies

I've asked the same question. Why should anyone fight and die for aggressive people like the Montenegrins? "They may get aggressive and then congratulations, you're in World War III, but that's the way it was set up". Darko Mandic, a 33-year-old toy ...

Islamic body condemns Israel's Jewish nation-state law

The Arabic language has received special status , which will allow for further use in public institutions. Some Arab lawmakers shouted and ripped up papers after the vote. A report in AFP stated that the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on Friday n...

United States presses China and Russian Federation to enforce sanctions on North Korea

US President Donald Trump caused worldwide uproar and attracted criticism from even his strongest supporters after he "misspoke" at his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin . "Okay, that's going to be special". "They are the ones who are t...

Man Barricades Himself In Trader Joe’s After Shooting, Pursuit

Customers reported that the suspect ran inside the business and opened fire. The suspect's vehicle crashed next to the store and he opened fire on the officers chasing him, before entering the Trader Joe's store as shoppers ran for cover, the Los ...

Massive tornado damage in central, south central Iowa

The tornado had ripped out chunks of the roof in one of the buildings, KCCI's drone footage showed. Marshalltown , where 9,800 people were left without power, appeared to be the hardest hit. But she said she's relieved. Moz says, "We're OK". No de...

Trump signals consequences for Cohen over secret recording

Trump is responding to the revelation that attorney Michael Cohen made a secret recording of their discussion about a potential payment for a former Playboy model's account of having an affair with Trump. In New York state, it is legal to record...

Trump Tweets Cohen Taping 'Perhaps Illegal' but Denies Own Wrongdoing

On Friday, three people with knowledge of the conversation told The Post that Cohen had secretly taped a conversation with Trump in September 2016 about whether to purchase the rights to the story of one of those women, Playboy centerfold Karen McD...

Asbestos Concerns Following Massive Steam Pipe Explosion In Flatiron District

Test results that showed there was asbestos in the steam line raised concerns about the long-term effect of exposure through debris, Mayor Bill de Blasio said at an afternoon news conference. Looking at photos of the explosion and the aftermath, on...

Survivor of duck boat accident describes horrific scene

The survivor told KOLR10 that the only surviving family member on the boat ride was her 13-year-old nephew. Branson officials offered City Hall as a place where survivors of the duck boat capsizing could reunite with family members and people cou...

Company claims to find sunken treasure ship-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily

Shinil Group estimates the gold would have a total value today of £101.3 billion. The Dmitrii Donskoi was part of a Russian Imperial Navy force fighting against Japanese in the 1905 war between the two nations. A staff member said that Atoz offer...

Trump says those criticizing his 'too nice' stance on Putin are hypocrites

And Sanders created a fresh headache for the administration when she said the White House was still reviewing a proposal from Putin to allow access by Russian law enforcement officials to Americans whom the Kremlin accuses of unspecified crimes i...

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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 ...