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Wind gust sends bounce house airborne in South Carolina

His children were in line for a inflatable jump 'n slide when the wind suddenly picked up. "These fortunately were dead when they hit the ground or we would h...


Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn didn't initially disclose Russian Federation speeches

Schiff's indication on CNN's " State of the Union " with Jake Tapper that he might oppose an immunity deal for the former adviser to President Donald Trump's ...


Russian Federation to Suspend Syria Airspace Deal With US

It was Trump's biggest foreign policy decision since taking office in January and the kind of direct intervention in Syria's six-year-old civil war his pred...


Srinagar-Jammu NH closed for 3rd consecutive day

Snowfalls triggered multiple avalanches, defense spokesman Rajesh Kalia told Reuters. He said army men trapped under snow were safely rescued and damage to eq...


Fiji complete Hong Kong 7s three-peat

England Sevens will play New Zealand at 8.09am BST (live on Sky Sports 2 ) in the fifth-place semi-final after losing 27-7 to the United States in the Cup qua...


Putin meets France's Le Pen in Moscow

She said that a show of support for the eurozone means the French "choose a model of governance imposed by the European Union " — which Le Pen also wants to ex...


Najib: Malaysia will not cut diplomatic ties with N Korea

Angered by the probe, North Korea issued a travel ban on Malaysians earlier this month, trapping three diplomats and six family members - including four childre...


South Africans protest Zuma as country downgraded to junk

Protesters marched through the city with their faces painted, carrying messages of "downgrade Zuma, not South Africa" in reference to the country's amended cred...


North Korea says Trump's airstrike against Syria is "unforgivable"

Another option is to target and kill North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and other senior leaders in charge of the country's missiles and nuclear weapons and decisi...


Kershaw gives up back-to-back homers for 1st time in career

It was only the third time Kershaw has allowed multi-homers in an inning over his career. He gave up an RBI single to Nolan Arenado in the first and a solo hom...


Chardy beats Edmund to give France 4-1 win vs. Britain

Serbia will travel to France for the semi-finals from September 15-17, but with the clash coming just five days after the US Open in NY, the world number two wa...


Children of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner perform for Chinese president

Students at a school near President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort got quite the treat. Peng is in Palm Beach with Xi for the Chinese president's first meeting wit...


Jermain Defoe's England return a 'great story', says Gareth Southgate

England striker Jermain Defoe made a scoring return to the global stage and substitute Jamie Vardy added a second goal as the hosts laboured to a 2-0 victory o...


Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

While viewers have expressed concern on social media about April being past her due date or in distress, there is no cause for alarm, according to April's veter...


Explaining the US-Russia 'deconfliction line' and the consequences of cutting it

One U.S. pilot flying missions over Syria credited his safety to it in a recent Associated Press interview . The U.S. used the "deconfliction line" to warn R...


North Korea Calls US Strikes On Syria 'Unforgivable'

North Korea has vowed to bolster its defenses to protect itself against airstrikes like the ones President Donald Trump ordered against an air base in Syria. In...


Civilians among 21 killed in US-led Syria strikes

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 15 people including four children were killed in Saturday's airstrike on the village of Hneida. The b...


US vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes

Host Jake Tapper wanted to know if the missile strike represented a switch in policy for President Donald Trump and his administration when it comes to Syria, n...


Tillerson cites Russian inaction as helping to fuel Syrian poison gas attack

Johnson added, "We deplore Russia's continued defense of the [Syrian President Bashar al-] Assad regime even after the chemical-weapons attack on innocent civil...


United States aircraft carrier-led strike group headed toward Korean Peninsula

Before the orders from Harris to speed to North Korea, the strike group was slated to sail southeast to Australia for training with Canberra's navy and a port c...


Winnipeg veterans march to remember Vimy Ridge on 100th anniversary

The prime minister delivered the address at the commemorative ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge . A moving ceremony was held...


Swedish store hit by truck regrets 'damaged goods' promotion

The suspected killer was identified as a 39-year-old Uzbekistani national who was known to Swedish security services, but he was described as a "marginal charac...


UN Condemns North Korean Missile Test

North Korea has funded its development of nuclear weapons by stealing money from financial institutions around the world via state-sponsored hacks, top cybersec...


Government appeals Hawaii travel ban ruling

The revised travel ban was to temporarily restrict U.S.travel from six predominantly-Muslim countries and suspend the US refugee program. Back when he issue...


Driver in Stockholm lorry attack is Uzbeki man known to police

Swedish police on Sunday confirmed the nationalities of the four people killed in a truck attack in central Stockholm on Friday . Jonas Hysing, of Sweden'...


Deadly blasts hit two Egypian churches: At least 40 killed

There was no immediate claim of responsibility and the cause of the blast was not yet known. The first bombing, in Tanta, a Nile Delta city less than 100 kilo...


Fitch downgrades South Africa's credit rating to junk status

The demonstration came after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled the cabinet and rating agencies S&P and Fitch respectively downgraded the country's foreign curre...


Supreme Court Rules, Bentley Impeachment Back on

In its ruling, the Supreme Court stayed a temporary restraining order issued by a circuit court judge on Friday. The order allows the House Judiciary Committe...


Norway police neutralize explosive device, arrest suspect

The Groenland area, a multi-ethnic neighbourhood that is home to popular bars and restaurants, several mosques, and the city's main police station. The cordon...


Israel new homes only in current settlements, media reports

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had pledged to accommodate Jewish families evicted in February from an outpost ruled to have been illegally built on private...


Trump suggests Susan Rice unmasking requests may be criminal

There is precisely zero evidence that Rice used this information - assuming the reports are true - for anything other than her own official purposes or did an...


TV anchor breaks news of husband's death in accident

Supreet Kaur, who is a newsreader for IBC24, somehow managed to maintain her composure during a live breaking news bulletin on Saturday, April 8. Kaur began ...


Sanders: Syria strikes could lead to Middle East quagmire

US officials say the airstrip was used to launch the chemical attack. Vermont Rep. Peter Welch called the chemical attack a crime against humanity and violati...


North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

North Korea is not afraid of President Donald Trump's strikes on Syria, a state-run media outlet said Sunday. Kim Yong-Hyun, a professor at Dongguk University...


Putin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen at Kremlin

Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. presidential vote has emboldened the Kremlin, even though the ongoing U.S. Congressional scrutiny of his campaign ties with R...


San Francisco police investigate badge seen in Kendall Jenner Pepsi ad video

We also learned that Kendall's been leaning on self-help guru, Tony Robbins, 57, following her controversial career speed bump. You can't hear what she says, ...


Trump to Abe: US to boost military defense against NKorea

The United States began deploying the first elements of the THAAD system in South Korea last month, despite angry opposition from China. Visitors sit in front...


Abbas expects Arab summit backing ahead of talks with Trump

The summit will also discuss the Iranian interference in the internal affairs of the Arab countries, occupation of the UAE's three islands by Iran and Pan-Arab ...


Sweden identifies truck attack suspect as Uzbek native, 39

She did not give any further details about the new suspect. Police and Sweden's intelligence have questioned some 500 people as part of the investigation, a s...


Sean Spicer Says Trump Wants Flynn to Testify

In an interview with Martha Raddatz on ABC's "This Week", McCain said that while he was "happy to see" the Senate Intelligence Committee leadership working in...


A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy

Flynn's replacement, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, has been allowed to make changes to the national security structure. The post requires Senate confirmation. A new m...


Israel's ambassador breathes a sigh of relief

It is making for an unusual American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference, one relieved of the strains that marked the last years of President Barack Obam...


Ivanka Trump 'behind Syria airstrike' after daughter heartbroken by chemical attack

Reports said the barrage of Tomahawk missiles, fired from two US Navy vessels located in the Mediterranean Sea, targeted Al Shayrat air base in the central city...


Chinese state media say Trump to visit China later this year

On Friday, China's foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China opposed the use of chemical weapons by any party under any circumstances but did not...


Syria strike brings rare criticism for Trump from France's Le Pen

But while scandal-hit conservative candidate Francois Fillon was holding on to third place, 65-year-old Jean-Luc Melenchon, a veteran far-left maverick, has mov...


Somalia's New Army Chief Survives Car Bomb That Kills 13

Police Captain Ismail Mohamed told Anadolu Agency that the blast targeted a military convoy with the new commander near the Defense Ministry building in the Som...


Teen asylum-seeker ID'd as suspect in Norway explosive case

The police Twitter account said it had been neutralized. The Oslo police bomb squad said the device was about 30 cm (1 ft) across and had appeared capable...


British Foreign Secretary cancels Russian Federation trip post USA talks

There's been "no change" to the USA military stance in Syria beyond the missile strike in retaliation for the Assad government's use of chemical weapons on it...


Can China really rein in Kim Jong

Additionally, lawmakers agreed to bar European Union entities from offering computer services within North Korea and banned services linked to manufacturing in ...


Trump, Xi showdown fails to materialize at Mar-a-Lago

The comments come as the two leaders wrapped up a Florida summit, and signal a U-turn from his anti-China rhetoric on the campaign trail past year. "We have...