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At least 3 killed in Zimbabwe post-election violence

Some local and global independent newspapers put the number of deaths at three amid reports of skirmishes between the police, members of the Zimbabwe national army and other security agents in the capital, Harare. A protester gestures toward police...

Paul Manafort trial: prosecutors seek to paint picture of luxe lifestyle

Manafort spent $1.26 million on clothes at two high-end fashion shops, prosecutors showed. Zehnle said Manafort trusted others to keep track of the millions of dollars he was earning from his Ukrainian political work. Manafort actively conferred ...

Spy agencies suspect North Korea building new missiles

Around 500 officials from the United Nations Command (UNC), the United States and South Korea attended a formal repatriation ceremony at the airbase Wednesday. The complex has a single, guarded entrance and features high-rise residential towers a...

Facebook reveals new covert efforts to sway 2018 midterm elections

Facebook has discovered a coordinated attempt to influence the political landscape in the USA ahead of the midterm elections. It's not clear what exactly would have happened if the pages weren't deleted beforehand, but we know what happened when ...

Trump insists 'collusion is not a crime'

Where associates of the president used to declare no collusion ever happened, some are now saying simply that collusion isn't a crime. The former NY mayor and federal prosecutor echoed a sentiment he expressed earlier in the day on " Fox and Frie...

Blueprints for 3D-printed guns could be available this week

Eight Democratic attorneys general filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to block the federal government's settlement with the company that makes the plans available online. That prospect has startled gun control advocates, who say it could worsen the e...

North Korea reportedly building new ballistic missiles

USA spy agencies say new satellite images indicate that North Korea is making missiles at the same factory that produced the country's first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States. The DPAA has what it calls family ...

No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man's death

Blevins under those circumstances was authorized", said Freeman, adding that officers fired 14 shots and hit Blevins four times . The announcement came by news release after Mr Freeman was shouted down at a news conference by community members where...

European Union observer mission says Zimbabwe election falls short of credibility test

Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party won the most seats in parliament, official results showed Wednesday, with partial results due to later Wednesday in the key presidential race. MDC Alliance's Tendai Biti said there was a clear attempt by Zanu-PF to int...

Manafort earned $60M from Ukrainian consulting work, prosecutors say

Mueller was not present in the courtroom Tuesday. Court papers allege that he "generated tens of millions of dollars in income" from his work in Ukraine and "engaged in a scheme to hide income from United States authorities". "We do not dispute t...

Nine states are suing the Trump administration to stop 3D-printed guns

Days later, the U.S. State Department demanded Defense Distributed's founder, Cody Wilson , take down the designs, arguing he had violated federal export laws by making the designs accessible in other countries without a license. Attorney General Ma...

Trump Holds Florida Rally

You go out and you want to buy anything you need ID, you need a picture", Trump said at a rally Tuesday night in Florida. Trump's rally speech in Tampa contained many elements familiar to his political events. "I live a lot of time in Florida",...

Trump threatens government shutdown over immigration

Trump has gotten some wall money from Congress , and likely will get more , though the total is short of the $25 billion he has requested. Jonathan White of the U.S. "I think it'd be bad politics for the Republican Party to shut the government d...

North Korea possibly constructing new intercontinental ballistic missiles

Based on this and other evidence, USA officials reportedly believe that work is underway on at least one and possibly two liquid-fueled ICBMs at the factory. Forces Korea Commander Gen. Vincent K. Brooks said during the repatriation ceremony. The gov...

Trump says he's willing to meet Iran's president 'anytime'

After a meeting with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at the White House on Monday, the USA president expressed his willingness to reopen negotiations with Iran in an unusually soft tone. President Donald Trump's offer of dialogue with Te...

New indicators show North Korea potentially working on missiles, Washington Post reports

What do the latest reports say? North Korea has carried out a total of six nuclear tests, the most recent of which took place in September past year. Some European intelligence officials do not believe that the Kangson site is used for uran...

USA must return to nuclear deal for talks: Iranian adviser

It was a ridiculous deal. There was some hope and a lot of scepticism in Iran on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump offered talks, with the country's leaders refraining from a quick response. But if Trump were to pursue diplomacy with Iran's...

Five children, one adult die in US hotel fire: sheriff

The victims are believed to have died from smoke inhalation, pending autopsies that were scheduled for Saturday, the South Bend Tribune reported . Kiarre Curtis, 26, and her five children aged from two to 10 likely succumbed to smoke inhalation,...

SUPREME SHOWDOWN: Sen. Rand Paul Vows to SUPPORT Trump's Court Pick

Schumer, who has pledged to oppose the nomination "with everything I have", acknowledged the difference of opinion on the nomination in the letter , but said Bush should still support a full view of Kavanaugh's records. "I am very concerned about ...

US Warns Against IMF Bailout for Pakistan That Aids China

Imran Khan will be sworn in as Pakistan's new Prime Minister before the country's independence day on August 14, his party has announced as it is trying to reach out to smaller parties and independents to form the next government. "We all look for...

Mueller says Manafort earned more than $60M as consultant in Ukraine

It's a significant milestone for the probe, which began exactly two years ago as an Federal Bureau of Investigation counterintelligence inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Investigators have since looked into possible...

Shark returned to San Antonio aquarium after video shows brazen theft

The suspects staked out the pool for more than an hour to wait for this opportunity. The 16-inch-long horn shark was stolen from our tide pool exhibit while the attendant was assisting other guests. You can see the surveillance video below. The...

MDC Alliance has won Zim elections, says Chamisa

The next ruler will have to administer an economy in meltdown after two decades of misrule and corruption under Mugabe , who the ruling party forced to resign in November, and a broke Treasury that's unable to service its loans or take out new ones....

Court rules Grace Mugabe’s diplomatic immunity ‘unconstitutional’

Grace allegedly assaulted Engels with an extension cord at a Sandton hotel on August 13 2017, leading to Engels suffering facial and mental scars. However, she was granted diplomatic immunity by South Africa's former Minister of International R...

Ferguson Sues to Stop Spread of 3D-printed Gun Design Plans

People can use the blueprints to manufacture a plastic gun using a 3D printer. Left unchecked, Americans would be able to download a wide range of actual, working guns, including AR-15s, and 3D print their own guns - without serial numbers and withou...

Number of people ordered to flee California fires hits 15K

Firefighters also faced hard weather on Sunday with hot and dry conditions offering no relief to the efforts to contain the fire. Anna Noland, 49, was evacuated twice in three days before learning through video footage that her house had burned.

Mattis: U.S. Not Pursuing Regime Change In Iran

Asked whether the Trump administration had created a regime change or collapse policy, Mattis said: " There's none that's been instituted ". As the tensions simmered, an Australian media report appeared to suggest military action was imminent, sa...

‘Very positive signals after US-Taliban talks

Taliban militants say they have held their first direct talks with a U.S. official about future peace negotiations aimed at ending America's longest war. The US has failed to end the group's militancy since it attacked Afghanistan 17 years ago. Du...

Trump's right: The economy is doing well and he deserves some credit

Soybean exports exploded in the first quarter, as customers in several countries scrambled to snatch up supplies before new foreign taxes on USA soybeans went into effect, part of a broad retaliation against Trump's tariffs on a range of foreign pr...

Saudi Oil Tankers Attacked in Red Sea, Oil Exports Halted

The Trump Administration is trying to make a novel security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states, Egypt and Jordan to confront military expansion of Iran in the middle east region, the USA and Arab officials have said. Saudi-backed Yeme...

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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, ...