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Family of United States man killed in London attack "focusing on the positive"

Utah resident Kurt Cochran, 54, was in Europe with his wife Melissa to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary when the attacker, Khalid Masood, drove into ped...


Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

The MAR-A-LAGO Act requires the Trump administration to do just one thing: maintain logs of visitors both to the White House and the president's Florida estate ...


Thousands of Queenslanders evacuated ahead of Cyclone Debbie

Bureau of Meteorology Queensland Regional Director, Bruce Gunn, said the low was located approximately 600km northeast of Cairns and Townsville , and likely...


Sinn Féin: Northern Ireland power-sharing talks have failed

Northern Secretary James Brokenshire said it was "extremely disappointing" but added there is no appetite for fresh assembly elections, or for a return to direc...


Adrien Brody joins Season 4 cast of 'Peaky Blinders'

Now comes the announcement that Oscar victor Adrien Brody has joined the cast. Creator Steven Knight teased his appearance by saying: "He genuinely was th...


Queensland Braces for "Monster Cyclone; Thousands Evacuating"

The premier said serious concerns were held for Bowen , which is expected to take an nearly direct hit, Airlie Beach and the islands being battered so savage...


Israel threatens to destroy Syrian air defenses

Israel has often expressed concern over Iran's growing influence in Syria, and recently conducted airstrikes in the country targeting Hezbollah targets. Is...


Australia braces for 'very destructive' cyclone

Officials say a powerful cyclone is lashing islands, damaging roofs and cutting power as it edges toward Australia's tropical northeast coast. The storm is ...


Envoy Highlights Iran, Russia's 'Special Attention' to Promotion of Ties

Iran and Russian Federation will sign numerous cooperation documents during the upcoming visit of President Hassan Rouhani to Moscow, a presidential official ...


Sarah Paulson Wants To Play Donald Trump on 'American Horror Story'

The Emmy victor on Sunday gamely raised her hand to play President Trump on "American Horror Story's" upcoming election-themed season, according to The Hollywo...


SC: Govt can make Aadhaar mandatory in non-welfare services

The government had recently made it mandatory for the citizens to have Aadhaar for receiving the benefits of almost three dozen schemes which also included mi...


NYPD cop who killed unarmed teen quits before he's fired

Haste shot and killed the unarmed Graham, 18, on February 2, 2012, in the teen's Bronx apartment after following him inside on the belief he had a gun. A Bronx ...


Schiff: Nunes Has Left Intel Committee 'In The Dark' On Trump Claims

Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said on CBS' Face the Nation . After reviewing the information last week, Nunes called a n...


Thousands evacuated as cyclone bears down on Australia

Meanwhile, queues several kilometres long have formed in north Queensland, as residents clean up and head to the dump, ahead of Tropical Cyclone Debbie's arri...


Aid Workers Killed in South Sudan: United Nations

Their auto was stopped by unknown assailants and "they were taken from the vehicle and shot and killed", the source said. The Special Representative of the UN...


Gordhan on his way home, Treasury confirms

Gordhan is now in London on the first leg of a no-deal investor roadshow. The statement did not say that Gordhan would only do the London leg of the trip. The r...


Suspect says he would rather have killed younger black man

Jackson was indicted in New York State Supreme Court on one count of first-degree murder and one count of second-degree murder, both as acts of terrorism. Jam...


Human chain in London to express solidarity with March 22 attack victims

Mr Masood, who was also known as Adrian Elms , described his profession as a teacher, but never worked as a qualified teacher in English state schools, accordi...


Mexico's Catholic Church: Work on Trump wall is treason

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has said his country will not pay for "any" wall on the US border and said he rejects Trump's decision to go ahead with the...


Oil producers' panel wants output cuts to be extended

In the United States, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 45 cents, or 0.94 percent, at $47.52 a barrel. This news is disappointing and could ...


A few strong storms possible tonight, clearing out Tuesday afternoon

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 miles per hour. TONIGHT: Showers end. Mostly cloudy a little cooler. High near 49. South wind 6...


This 94-Year-Old Woman Has Worked at McDonald's for 44 Years

Loraine Maurer instead chose to get a job at a McDonald's in her hometown of Evansville, Indiana. She has lots of very loyal costumers who come especially to ou...


Mother of Westminster attacker 'saddened and shocked' by his actions

Masood, a Muslim convert, was "joking" with hotel staff in Brighton in the run-up to his attack in the capital - and used phone messaging service WhatsApp minu...


Britain gives Northern Ireland parties more time to reach power-sharing deal

Under Northern Ireland's power-sharing agreement, the executive must be jointly run by unionists and nationalists, with the largest party being invited to put f...


Muslim women gather on Westminster Bridge to condemn 'abhorrent' attack

A spokeswoman said: We are horrified at the attack carried out in London earlier this week and are co-operating with law enforcement as they continue their in...


Oklahoma Police Officer Killed in Traffic-Stop Shootout

Authorities have yet to confirm the identity of the other man involved in the shootout. The suspect was also shot and was in intensive care Monday morning, Ki...


Abandoning Nuclear Weapons Unrealistic Today Due to N Korea Threat - US Envoy

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley and colleagues from Britain, France and about 20 other nations gathered Monday outside the General Assembly to show opposition to th...


UK manufacturers: trade deal with EU crucial

Their EEF umbrella organization said Monday a Brexit without a trade deal with the European Union would be disastrous for manufacturers in the United Kingdo...


Malaysian police enter NK embassy: local paper

Kim was killed last month shortly when VX nerve agent was smeared on his face at the Kuala Lumpur worldwide airport. Earlier in the morning, several police ...


China's favored candidate chosen as Hong Kong's leader

Chinese officials say Hong Kong's chief executive must be someone who loves China and Hong Kong; enjoys the trust of central government; is a capable administ...


Top level talks to focus on expanding trade between China and NZ

For a long time, relations between the two countries, with substantial development, have been at the forefront among China's ties with developed countries, he s...


Threat of more air strikes sends thousands fleeing Mosul

Much of the situation remains unclear as the Iraqi forces, with the support of the US military and other friendly forces, battle with Islamic State for the west...


March Madness: There's more to Luke Maye than meets the eye

Maye's shot left Kentucky only a final gasp that never materialized as senior Derek Willis' length of the court pass sailed out of bounds. "I stepped back a l...


Lindsey Graham on health care: Republicans and Democrats need to work together

Not all Michigan Republicans were for the repeal. After hours of deliberation, the GOP was unable to get enough votes and had to withdraw the bill. White Hous...


Dead girl billed over fatal vehicle crash

The teen had been driving on Interstate 75 North when her auto left the road, traveled into the median and hit the end of the guardrail with the driver's side...


'Umbrella' protesters face charges one day after new Hong Kong leader selected

Hong Kong's new leader was elected by a group of nearly 1,200 electors - mostly supporters of the Chinese government - sparking protests by pro-democracy activ...


Nationwide protests bring thousands to Russia's streets

The protests were the largest coordinated outpourings of dissatisfaction in Russian Federation since the massive 2011-12 demonstrations that followed a fraud-ta...


Ward and Washington grab goals in Northern Ireland victory

Northern Ireland have not qualified for a World Cup since 1986 but O'Neill believes his side are well-placed to reach next summer's tournament in Russian Feder...


Pawan Kalyan's 'Katamarayudu' box-office collections: Day 3

But the mixed word-of-mouth response affected its business on Saturday and Sunday. But it has failed to break the record of Chiranjeevi's Khaidi No 150, which i...


Gunfire in crowded OH nightclub kills one, wounds 15

Several others were taken to the other five hospitals in the vicinity, including Mercy Health Anderson Hospital, Bethesda North Hospital, Mercy West Hospital an...


US Airstrikes Killed Nearly 300 Civilians in Mosul

Incredibly, however, they have admitted to the airstrikes that leveled those buildings full of civilians late last week, without admitting to the deaths of the ...


Led strike caused civilian deaths in Mosul, Iraqi official says

Local news reports indicate ISIS may have used civilians in the area as human shields in an effort to guard against airstrikes on the buildings. But in a s...


USA military confirms airstrike in Mosul

Stating that coalition air strikes are just as deadly for civilians as they are effective in killing jihadists, they report that luring warplanes to residenti...


Kerala minister quits in sleaze talk row

I have to uphold the political morality of my party and the LDF. The minister refused to discuss the details of the allegations but added, "I am resigning not...


Aadhaar Card To Be Made Compulsory For Getting Driving Licence In India

This new scheme is expected to come into effect from October 2017. The report states that if a person doesn't have Aadhar, he/she will be required to submit mul...


Six school children feared dead in Japanese avalanche

The avalanche occurred around 9.20 am in the town of Nasu in Tochigi prefecture. Local authorities said about 50 students from seven different high schools we...


Lucas faces OR, his hometown team and father's alma mater

A wounded team bound for the Sweet 16 - if that. "It would be awesome for the school and for the Spokane community to be able to feel good about and hang thei...


'No conversation' happening on replacing Speaker Paul Ryan: House Freedom Caucus chair

Mulvaney said that as a member of the caucus he would have voted for the bill "without reservation". "I know the man in the White House is capable of governin...


Elton John's 70th birthday bash

How wonderful life is while Sir Elton John's in the world. for 70 years, as of Saturday! Among the attendees of the L.A. bash were Katy Perry, who went all-in...


Hundreds of thousands trapped in Mosul with 'worst yet to come'

The New York Times quoted USA military officials saying the coalition was investigating reports of civilian deaths from a strike between 17-23 March. Local and...