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Colombia's FARC Rebels Officially Lay Down Arms

FARC began laying down their weapons in a five-stage process from March 1, during which United Nations workers were responsible for checking, listing and stor...


Iran Says Its Missile Strike in Syria Sends Message to the US

Senior Iranian officials tied to its Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, or IRGC, also are seeking confrontation, and have warned that the recent missile strike...


HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier to set sail for sea trials

HMS Queen Elizabeth will undergo sea trials over the summer before it becomes the Royal Navy's flagship. The plan is for the HMS Queen Elizabeth to spend...


Supreme Court takes on Colorado wedding cake controversy

The legal fight broke out in 2012 when Phillips told gay couple David Mullins and Charlie Craig that due to his Christian beliefs, his store's policy was ...


US says it appears Syria planning another chemical weapons attack

A chemical attack was conducted April 4 that left more than 80 people dead, including children young enough to still be wearing diapers when they were kille...


Trump celebrates today's Supreme Court ruling on the travel ban

Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch said the court should have reviewed the appellate ruling . The administration, he explained, had a waiver program...


Fuel truck explodes in Pakistan, 153 dead

Officials say more than 150 men, women and children were killed Sunday when they rushed to the scene to gather leaking fuel . Pakistan's Dawn newspaper s...


Consumer Companies Up as Loeb Invests in Nestle - Consumer Roundup

The letter said that Bennink, a consumer goods industry veteran, was advising it on the Nestle investment and had also personally invested alongside the fund. a...


Fiery exchanges in BC Legislature as all eyes turn to Thursday

Speaker of the B.C. Legislature Steve Thomson is lead by the Sergeant-of-Arms, to start of the debate in Victoria , B.C., on Monday, June 26, 2017. "In a way...


Tweed shooting victim was in rehab when shot

Sources said Mr Hall was "not a good guy" and known in the drug scene as an "enforcer". The victim, believed to be a Lone Wolf gang member, was dumped in the ...


New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

At the height of the show, Melania Trump finally appeared smiling at the side of her husband. So, on June 22, the White house hosted the annual picnic of th...


Woman artist's 'no country for singles' post goes viral

Saraswat was denied a pre-booked accommodation at a Hyderabad hotel because she was a "single lady traveller" and said the hotel authority blatantly denied he...


Trump said to be under probe for possible obstruction of justice

Press Secretary Sean Spicer recently confirmed President Trump's tweets are in fact official statements . Trump's legal team ain't too keen on this repo...


Trump 'faces obstruction of justice probe'

President Donald Trump made a surprising comment about the possible investigation into obstruction of justice for firing former FBI Director James Comey . T...


SCOTUS to rule on case involving same-sex wedding cake in Colorado

They also said he has refused to make cakes to celebrate Halloween or created baked goods that have an "anti-American or anti-family themes" or carry profane ...


DUP and Conservatives hold talks

The embattled PM has been urged to resign following the Thursday election, where her party lost 12 seats of its 330-seat parliamentary majority and now needs he...


Theresa May signs agreement with Northern Ireland's DUP

The Democratic Unionist Party is to receive an extra £1bn in funding from Brit taxpayers, including £150m to spend on broadband infrastructure , after it agree...


Not 'That Far Off' From Passing Health Overhaul

Monday's CBO score confirmed what those Democrats already suspected: Because the bill dramatically scales back funding for Medicaid , millions will lose th...


Teenager missing over a year found alive in Georgia

As they left the hearing, Fernandes asked them to speak on Wysolovski's behalf. The FBI in Charlotte and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department will be...


Chelsea close to sealing Bakayoko deal

Juventus full-back Alex Sandro is also on their radar with a £60 million bid expected. A new central midfielder to partner N'Golo Kante has been a priority...


Mavericks plan to have Nowitzki for 20th season

The 39-year-old now is entering his 20th season in the National Basketball Association and with every passing season he's noticeably older, but still good enoug...


Trump to welcome India's prime minister to White House

It's the first dinner Trump and first lady Melania Trump have hosted for a foreign dignitary at the White House . Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at ...


Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

Hodgkinson was shot dead by police during the attack. The details were released to the press by Timothy Slater , special agent in charge of the FBI Wash...


UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

What - or in this case, who - was conspicuously absent from the Queen's Speech to Parliament? May omitted several policies touted in the Conservative election...


Teen caught after fall from amusement park ride

Theme park visitors have captured the incredible moment a quick-thinking crowd saved the life of a teenager who fell from a rollercoaster in NY. The ride ...


Trump accuses Clinton of colluding with Democrats to defeat 'Crazy Bernie Sanders'

Trump has contradicted himself on a regular basis and said many misleading statements since taking office and during the presidential campaign. Trump , wh...


Delay in reporting of deadly US destroyer collision raises questions

The U.S. and Japanese navies initially launched a search-and-rescue effort, but after divers gained access to the area, the U.S. Navy issued a statement sayin...


Senator Sanders's Wife Lawyers Up after Allegations of Bank Fraud

Once there were clearly no more health-care-related questions, Sanders thanked the crowd and walked away briskly, ignoring one reporter who ran after him to...


Australia the team to beat at Women's World Cup

Sana's Pakistan have never qualified for the semi-final of a major ICC tournament but she is optimistic of her team's chances in the 2017 Women's World Cup. "...


SpaceX launches satellites from California base

The Falcon's second stage is continuing to carry the satellites toward orbit. The payload for today's launch includes 10 satellites that make up the second ba...


Seconds of Sean Spicer not answering why no cameras are allow

Acosta last week raised objections to the restriction of cameras and recording equipment from briefings, and accused the White House of "stonewalling" and the...


Swedish government announces release of hostage in Mali

Gustafsson was kidnapped in Timbuktu on November 25, 2011 by Al Qaeda's North Africa branch along with South African Stephen McGown and Dutchman Sjaak Ri...


White House does not plan Ramadan event

Popular Video This young teenage singer was shocked when Keith Urban invited her on stage at his concert. America's highest court also granted an emergency requ...


Fugitive FLDS leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured in Yankto

However, Jeff's lawyer said in a court document that he may have experienced the "miracle of rapture". Haug said Jeffs re-arranged his name during the transac...


Derek Carr resigns and wants to keep team together

Newton received $60 million in guarantees, including $41 million guaranteed at signing - compared to $70 million in guaranteed money, and $40 million at signing...


Fresh clashes in Kashmir after prayers mar Eid

Eid prayers elsewhere in the Valley ended peacefully. The police used tear gas on the protestors, who allegedly threw stones at them. Big gatherings were al...


Federal Judges: 'Making a Murderer' Confession By Brendan Dassey Was Coerced

Her remains were found at a family property in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Avery , 54, is serving a life sentence at a Wisconsin prison. In 2016, Magist...


Other view: Scalise shooting: Playing congressional baseball game shows needed unity

Trump began the morning by calling those leading the Justice Department's Russian Federation election meddling probe "very bad and conflicted people", then cont...


China Releases Jailed Nobel Peace Winner on Medical Parole

Mr Liu has three years left to serve of an 11-year sentence for " inciting subversion " after drafting Charter 08 - which called for multi-party democracy and...


Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Of the remaining cases argued during the court's current term, which began in October, the most eagerly awaited one concerns a Missouri church backed by a c...


Donald Trump is under pressure and it doesn't look good

Trump wrote in his letter firing Comey that the ousted FBI director had informed him on three separate occasions he was not under investigation. The emergen...


Muslim girl assaulted, murdered after leaving U.S. mosque

Some of the teenagers were in the road and Martinez allegedly began arguing with the boy on a bicycle as he was driving in his auto, Parker told a news conferen...


Why DC and Maryland attorneys general are suing President Trump

The provision bars the president and other government employees from accepting foreign gifts and payments without congressional approval. According to Karl A...


European Union nationals' rights: Here's what will happen after Brexit

The EU citizens who have held five years of continual residence in the U.K.at a cut off point, which is still to be determined, will be treated as they are Unit...


Foreign affairs minister moves to deny fake news website report

The UAE minister added that Turkey's interest resides in adopting a position in line with the measures taken by Qatar's opponents. The Qatari defence minist...


Bodies of missing USA sailors found

Mr Aucoin said 116 crew members on the Fitzgerald were in two berthing rooms, majority resting at the time of the collision . The damaged USS Fitzgerald ...


High Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will hear arguments

Refugees will face similar criteria, with anyone lacking connections in the USA denied entry. The White House has asked the Supreme Court to allow it to go ah...


Germany warns Erdogan bodyguards not to attend G20

Martin Schaefer, the foreign ministry's spokesman, said that he could "assume with a good conscience that the people who have been incriminated by the USA crimi...


Crystal Palace set to announce new manager

Former England boss Allardyce was appointed in December 2016, agreeing a two-and-a-half-year deal, and he led Palace to a run of six wins in eight games, incl...


Israel ends plan to set up 'mixed zone' at Western Wall

On Monday the leaders of a high-profile global nonprofit that works with the Israeli government and Jewish communities around the world cancelled a gala dinner ...