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IS death toll hits 90 from huge US bomb in Afghanistan

The number of jihadists killed when the U.S. dropped the "Mother Of All Bombs" on Afghanistan has risen to 90. "Security source to Amaq agency denies any dead...


Venezuela: 3 killed in massive anti-Maduro protest

The opposition, which accuses President Nicolas Maduro of creating a dictatorship, asked people to hit Caracas streets Thursday morning - where thousands gather...


Trump meets with Italian PM

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he does not see a role for the United States in Libya apart from defeating Islamic State militants. "I don't see a r...


First Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon Makes Triumphant Return

Tews said she had a chance to meet Switzer in person over the weekend at a symposium where Switzer was the guest speaker. "Because from it I have created the ...


French overseas territories begin voting for new president

A note praising IS was found next to the body of 39-year-old gunman Karim Cheurfi, who shot dead an officer and wounded two others before being killed in a fire...


Japan sees new era of cooperation with USA: minister

Japan and the USA have outlined a path forward for economic talks between the countries. Official data from Indonesia's trade ministry puts total trade betwee...


Charity worker returns to USA after being detained in Egypt

The new US administration is not concerned by al-Sisi's poor human rights records. The official was not authorized to discuss the case by name and requested a...


Nastase's tirade forces suspension of Romania Fed Cup match

With Konta breaking down in tears, Nastase was sent off the court by referee Andreas Egli and, after taking a seat in the stands, was then escorted back to the ...


Trump on Paris shooting: 'It just never ends'

Gentiloni, Italy's PM since December, is the latest foreign leader to visit the new American president at the White House since his inauguration in January. H...


Attorney for Tad Cummins' family releases statement after former teacher's arrest

Cummins made a spontaneous statement to me at the time that we took him down that, 'I'm glad this is over, '" Det. The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office didn't...


Lawyer for Odin Lloyd's family calls on Patriots to pay damages

He said Friday he wants to be certain that any of Hernandez's assets go to help support Ward. Along with helping the family, Ward said she hopes to establish ...


NYC joins cities around the world marching to defend science

Organizers portrayed the march as political but not partisan, promoting the understanding of science as well as defending it from various attacks, including p...


No irregularity by AAP govt: Jain on Shunglu panel report

Claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was staring at a defat in the MCD polls and was hence resorting to mud-slinging, AAP's Delhi unit convener Dilip ...


N Korea poses 'most dangerous' threat to Asia-Pacific - Pence

North Korea has accelerated its nuclear and missile tests in recent years, despite worldwide condemnation and United Nations sanctions. Pence told a reporte...


Pence: US carrier to arrive in days

It also comes as the White House faces ongoing credibility issues on a broad range of topics including the size of Trump's inaugural crowd, his unsubstantiated ...


EPL 2016-17: Roberto Firmino scores as Liverpool move to third

Now we have to keep going. Tony Pulis was left disappointed by Roberto Firmino's goal on the stroke of half-time, suggesting the goal should not have stood as...


Serena Williams reveals she is 20 weeks pregnant with first child

The United States Lawn tennis star is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and made the announcement of her pregnancy yesterday on Snapchat . By winni...


38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result

Mehmet Hadimi Yakupoglu, the main opposition Republican People's Party's representative at the board, said they would take the decision to the constitutional co...


Stephen Metcalfe MP welcomes vote for General Election

The opposition Labour Party and Liberal Democrats welcomed the chance to put their policies to voters, though the Scottish National Party called the election a ...


Miami Republican lawmaker says Trump should push out Bannon

Kushner's failure to disclose these meetings with Russian officials was the third time a Trump administration official had not disclosed details about meeting...


LI rabbi: Sean Spicer's Hitler gaffe 'beyond reprehensible'

Spicer said at his press briefing Tuesday. Shock jock Howard Stern on Wednesday ridiculed Sean Spicer over his "crazy" comparison of Adolf Hitler and Syrian d...


General Election confirmed as MPs back Theresa May

In draft negotiating guidelines leaked earlier this week, the EU said the European Court of Justice would rule on the terms of its citizens' rights after Brexit...


NAACP Demands Larger East Chicago Response Ahead Of Pruitt Visit

Pruitt met Wednesday afternoon with Gov. Eric Holcomb and IN lawmakers IN a closed briefing about the USS Lead Superfund site IN East Chicago. They called for...


Venezuela Opposition Calls for Another Protest despite Deaths

Venezuela has now seen weeks of clashes between demonstrators and police. Later, in the opposition hotbed of San Cristobal near the Colombia border, universit...


Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid'

Under the emergency powers, Turkey has arrested some 40,000 Erdogan critics, including a record number of journalists, and fired at least 100,000 more Turks. ...


UK's Corbyn Vows to Defeat 'Cosy Cartel' That Protects Wealthy

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street, in central London , Britain April 18, 2017. "But assuming Mrs. May is vic...


Corbyn ridicules 'Lib Dem prisoner' May in election debate

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has now ruled out backing a second referendum on the final Brexit deal after suggestions Labour could include the ...


G-7 ministers consider sanctions on Russians

While standing at the site of a World War II Nazi massacre in Italy, Tillerson told reporters that the USA would not let similar atrocities be repeated. John...


Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 91st Birthday

Then an hour later the Honourable Artillery Company will fire a 62-gun salute at the Tower of London - an extra 21 for the City of London . The Queen was s...


Pence tours Southeast Asia's largest mosque, talks trade in Indonesia

US Vice President Mike Pence has reassured Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull all is well between the US and Australia. Though this component of ties has traditi...


Mattis: Syria retains chemical weapons

Israel and the United States have long had close strategic ties, with Washington providing Israel more than $3 billion per year in defence aid and Trump pledg...


Donald Trump aides differ over Assad's future after Syria missile strikes

McCain responded to remarks that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made at the end of March, before the attack, including comments that the Syrian people would...


New images show North Koreans playing volleyball at nuclear testing location

As the world was on edge last weekend watching to see whether North Korea would conduct its sixth nuclear test, workers at the test site appear to have been p...


US President Donald Trump signs order to review H-1B visa programme

The new executive order reinforces existing law to make sure the federal government gives priority to American-made goods and services. The presidential orde...


Boris Johnson insists Britain will 'stand alongside' Donald Trump against North Korea

Vice-president Mike Pence, meanwhile, said the "era of strategic patience is over" during a visit to Seoul and he told South Korea the U.S. is with the nati...