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Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to turn himself in

Stephens says the name of a woman, whom Godwin does not seem to recognize. Stephens then lifts his gun and shoots him. The interaction lasted less than a minute...


2nd suspect held for Sweden truck attack

He was sympathetic to extremist groups and had been sought by authorities for deportation, according to police . The first suspect, who has not been named, w...


Republicans' narrow win for Kansas seat emboldens Democrats

It is the first special congressional election since President Donald Trump's election. Democrat Jon Ossoff - a documentary filmmaker - is one of 18 candidate...


Neil Gorsuch sworn into US Supreme Court

Gorsuch was sworn in on Monday during two ceremonies at the Court and White House Rose Garden. There are now 100 federal judicial vacancies to be filled by Tr...


Voting underway in Turkey's historic political referendum

Supporters argue the changes would do away with the relics in a constitution that was passed in the early 1980s under military tutelage, and which by design c...


US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

He continued saying "In these troubled times in this part of the world your courage and your valour still amazes the American people". South Korea "kind of ta...


News of Iraq trip while Kushner was midair poses risks

President Trump's adviser Jared Kushner (left) is visiting Iraq with Gen. Joe Dunford (right). "It soon became clear, however, that unless Trump makes drast...


Egypt acquits American woman detained for 3 years

Aya Hijazi, founder of Belady, an NGO that promotes a better life for street children, is seen inside a holding cell as she faces trial on charges of human traf...


Do Trump's Mar-a-Lago trips cost $3 million?

His last visit came last week, when he hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago, his oceanfront estate. As CNN noted, Barack Obama didn't make hi...


North Korean missile explodes on launch

Washington has voiced concerns over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, but the North says such launches are an act as deterrence against a potential invasion by the US ...


North Korean missile test fails, US and South Korea say

North Korea launched an unidentified missile, unsuccessfully, on Sunday morning from its east coast, near Sinpo, say USA military officials. "We suspect t...


Lawyer: United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

United Airlines has offered compensation. The airline also promised to no longer ask the police to remove any passenger from full flights. United had selected...


Pence to open Asian trip amid tensions with North Korea

Asked about North Korea this week, he told reporters: " North Korea is a problem". "The problem will be taken care of". While President Donald Trump's ad...


'Abolishing house tax was part of BJP's 2007 manifesto'

A separate complaint has also been filed with the State Election Commission in this regard, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said. In the bypoll result to Rajouri...


Gun theft suspect with Trump manifesto at large

Authorities suspect the 32-year-old of stealing handguns and rifles from a Janesville store April 4 and making threats to schools and public officials. The Roc...


Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100 per cent fabrication'

And Assad said he could "only allow any investigation when it's impartial, when we make sure that unbiased countries will participate in this delegation in orde...


Death toll hits 126 in blast against Syrian Shiite evacuees

Some 3,000 more civilians are still in Foua and Kefraya and are expected to be evacuated soon. Nobody has claimed responsibility for the attack. An operation ...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical attack

Trust between Russia and the USA has degraded under the Trump administration, Russian President Vladimir Putin stated. "The current state of US-Russia relatio...


New Delhi to Appeal Against Pakistan's Death Sentence of Alleged Indian Spy

India said it has sought consular access to Jadhav 13 times earlier, but was refused each time. The neighbouring country has claimed that Jadhav was arrested fr...


Egypt president orders state of emergency

The orders are for a reorganization of National Security Council to respond to new threats, a ban for administration officials from lobbying, and a request for ...


Over 100 killed during Syria's troubled population transfer

There were fears of revenge attacks on evacuees from rebel-held towns, being moved under a deal. Syrian state media said at least 39 were killed, including ch...


Thousands of Venezuelans demonstrate against opposition leader ban

There was no immediate response from the Maduro administration on the ban. The comptroller earlier this year said he was considering barring Capriles, who is ...


Assad claims chemical weapons attack was a 'fabrication'

Assad also said Syria's military had given up all chemical weapons, AFP said on its Twitter account, quoting remarks in an interview with the Syrian president...


Syria: 100 killed as bomb hits buses with evacuees

In one video from the site, a shaken reporter said the dead included civilians as well as rebel fighters from the area where the blast occurred. Horrific imag...


Mass evacuation in Syria to proceed after deadly blast

The agreement had stalled, leaving thousands of people from both government-besieged and rebel-besieged areas stranded at two transit points on the city's outsk...


United Scrambles To Recover From Ousted Passenger Fiasco

Some have even suggested the Courier Journal profiled the wrong man in its coverage of the incident. United also said it would compensate all passengers on ...


'Right time' for massive bomb: USA general

The officials said that Gen. John Nicholson has standing authority to use the bomb, which is called the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb (MOAB). The death toll...


North Korea Rolls Out Missiles During Founder's Birthday Celebrations

Ahead of Pence's arrival, North Korea's vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an interview that Trump was the culprit of escalating tensions thro...


India calls off maritime talks with Pakistan

The document contains the attested report of Court Martial General, as well as the court proceedings timeline, The Nation reported. Meanwhile, India has calle...


Indian Supreme Court bans hotels, restaurants along highways from serving liquor

The Supreme Court's verdict on banning all liquor shops within 500 metres of state and national highways has been made effective since yesterday. Earlier on T...


Pence says U.S. commitment to South Korea stronger than ever

Besides commercial ships and planes, Japan would want to send military aircraft and ships to assist in the evacuation if South Korea agreed, the official, famil...


U.S. to Chemical Weapons Watchdog: Syrian Attack "Direct Affront to Human Decency"

He added that "this outrage is abetted by Russia's continuing efforts to bury the truth and protect the Syrian regime" form consequences of using chemical weapo...


Putin told Tillerson why US-Russian ties in bad state

He said the US attack on the Syrian air base "was carried out in violation of worldwide norms". Mr Trump's pre-election calls for closer ties with Russian Fed...


Attorney calls for Georgia officers to be criminally charged

The almost two-minute video, taken by a witness on a cellphone, appears to show a police officer pull a driver, who is black, from his vehicle and struggle with...


Hillary Clinton disagrees with Trump's reason for ordering airstrikes on Syria

Clinton was greeted with a warm welcome at the Women in the World Summit in NY, according to AFP , receiving a standing ovation from the crowd. Hillary Cli...


Syrian President Assad says reports of alleged chemical attack are '100% fabrication'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov yesterday said a chemical weapons attack in Syria that provoked USA missile strikes on the Middle Eastern country may hav...


US berates Syria at OPCW meeting on Syrian chemical attack

The United States intelligence community concluded that Syrian forces were behind the chemical attack, using aerial intelligence, local reporting, and samples...


Fallon blames Russian Federation for 'every civilian death' in Syria chemical attack

Still, Haley said the USA didn't see a peaceful future Syria with Assad in power. McMaster told Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace the "president acted decisi...


President Trump Defunds State Abortions

American Life League president Judie Brown stated: "President Trump is expressing the sentiment many of us feel about Planned Parenthood receiving our tax doll...


China, Germany must do more to reduce trade surpluses

All told, it put six trading partners on watch, along with Japan, Korea, Switzerland and Taiwan. "An essential component of this administration's strategy is ...


Tel govt's move to raise Muslim quota unconstitutional: BJP

We (BJP) are against religion-based reservations. The BJP is not against Muslims. Quoting the Supreme Court ruling on the issue, Rao argued that the court had s...


Massive Pretoria protest calls on Zuma to resign

The reshuffle led worldwide rating agencies Standard & Poor's and Fitch to downgrade South Africa's credit rating to junk status. Tens of thousands of South Afr...


Back from the dead: Obamacare repeal deal near

Now, it appears as though establishment Republicans and House Freedom Caucus members may be closer than ever to actually doing what they've promised for seven y...


Alonso fears tough race after power unit change

No, he's going to get some testing in. "I think it's going to be good, everybody's going to be watching". More importantly, the 35-year-old Spaniard never has...


South Korea: North Korea missile test ends in failure

The comments came after North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un put on a massive show of strength with a military parade in the country's capital which highlighted the...


Egypt beefs up security outside churches ahead of Easter

Terror analysts say the attacks in Egypt reveal a shift in Islamic State group strategy toward killing Christians to destabilize the country. At least 28 pe...


Emergency warnings lifted after Cyclone Cook clips New Zealand

Meanwhile, thousands of homes remain without power across the Bay of Plenty, Hawke's Bay, Wairarapa and Wanganui after the cyclone ripped down the island. The...


Syrian bus convoy hit by blast, several reported killed or injured

At least 24 people have been killed, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The security officials, who spoke on condition of ano...


Syria's Assad: Chemical attack was fabrication

We don't have any chemical weapons, we gave up our arsenal a few years ago. They have said the attack which killed more than 80 people was either a rebel prov...


Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley, called on Moscow to stop protecting Assad and said the United States wants to work with Russian Federa...