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Hong Kong Leader-Elect Pledges Smooth Transfer of Power

Most local heavyweights backed Carrie Lam, the Beijing-favored and victorious candidate, to become the city's next leader. China yesterday endorsed Mrs Lam's ...


Talks over new executive in Northern Ireland collapse

Sinn Féin announced that they wouldn't be naming a new executive at Stormont in a statement on Sunday, after the DUP refused to play any role in today's negotia...


Communal strife in Gujarat claims one life

Asked about what could have caused the incident, he said it all began with a brawl between children after exam. The Indian Express (IE) has quoted an undisclo...


4 troops, 9 militants killed in northwest Pakistan

Pakistan Army's media wing, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), confirmed the loss of at least one soldier in an attack on a Frontier Constabulary's trainin...


Angelina Jolie Appeals for Commitment to 'Imperfect' UN

New photos, allegedly from February 2016, show Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt getting tattoos in Thailand from famous tattoo artist Ajarn Noo Kanpai. "Angelina ...


Pope Francis Will Travel to Egypt in April

One year ago, the Pope had been true to one of his goals and met the grand imam of Al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb in the Vatican. Pope Francis also has uphel...


RK Nagar bypoll: AIADMK chooses Sasikala's nephew TTV Dinakaran as candidate

AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala has nominated party's Deputy General Secretary and her nephew T.T.V. Dinakaran as party candidate for the April 12 bye-elec...


Rockland JC Penney among almost 140 stores closing nationwide

The company said the closure of 138 stores across the country will affect 5,000 employees. The chain will continue to operate almost 900 stores nationwide. All...


CCTV footage emerges from Orly airport attack

The man, who has been named as Ziyed Ben Belgacem, is seen struggling with a soldier for more than a minute before help arrives. CCTV footage has emerged from...


Plane crashes into house in Georgia

The Cobb County Fire Department said the plane crashed into a home but everyone inside the house got out safely. Officials say there was no fire. Witness Jo...


Alejandro Valverde victorious in the Volta a Catalunya

His win is even more impressive given every Movistar rider was handed a one-minute penalty for infringements by José Joaquín Rojas in Tuesday's team time trial....


Alvarez backs Duterte plan to appoint barangay officials, scrap polls in October

Casiple likewise argued that the only thing Congress could do was to delay the election just like what it did last year when it postponed the scheduled barangay...


Body of murdered Co Donegal woman Danielle McLaughlin returns home today

Further examinations will now also take place in Belfast. A post mortem suggested she had been strangled and had suffered brain damage. The 28-year-old was ...


One more suspect arrested in London attack investigation

Police have also found no evidence that he was radicalised while in prison in 2003, as they called suggestions "pure speculation". Police said the terrorist's...


Investor Flips Trump's Childhood Home for $750,00 Profit

Trump was 4-years-old, when they moved to a grander brick property on a nearby street also in Jamaica Estates. He bought it for about $1.4 million at auction ...


Shots fired at passing vehicles in central BC

The incidents occurred between 8:30 p.m. Friday and 2:45 a.m. Saturday. The suspect vehicle, which was last seen heading south, is described as a blue, four-d...


Man held after girl, four, killed in hit-and-run

Two men jumped out of the auto and fled the scene of the crash at 3pm on Friday. A 27-year-old man from St Helens was arrested on suspicion of causing death b...


Vice President Pence Kicks Off Pro-Israel Conference in Washington

Mr Trump has appointed as his ambassador to Israel the strident opponent of Palestinian statehood David Freidman, who also supports Jewish settlement building i...


Deadline passes in talks to restore power-sharing

When Foster's Sinn Fein deputy Martin McGuinness withdrew from the local administration, the U.K.'s Secretary of State for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire wa...


Westminster Terrorist Not Linked Islamic State or Al-Qaida, Claim Police

The Islamic State claimed Masood as one of its own the next day in a statement to Amaq, a news agency affiliated with the group. WhatsApp said in response t...


Pantsed thief catches himself on spiked fence

However, the unidentified man realized that he had been spotted and attempted to retreat by jumping over the fence. The man had been spotted trying to open the ...


British, Scottish leaders to meet amid independence dispute

This is due to the fact that the Brexit process is about to begin, Article 50 will be triggered on Wednesday. The prime minister has concluded that it is bett...


94-Year-Old Still Working at McDonald's after 44 Years

Maurer, who has four children, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, said the relationships she has with her customers are particularly important, si...


Coalition: We are witnessing defeat of Islamic State in Mosul

The U.S. military is investigating reports that U.S. -led coalition airstrikes killed dozens of civilians in Mosul, Iraq. Iraqi government forces paused in ...


Kushner to lead White House innovation office

Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, has taken on a prominent role in the White House as a foreign policy adviser to Trump. If the Senate Intel...


The US must support nuclear weapons ban treaty: Letter to the Editor

In October, a United Nations resolution calling for a global conference to find a legal process to ban the manufacture, possession, stockpiling and use of n...


Iraq forces launch renewed attack on Mosul's Old City

Conflicting accounts emerged on Sunday about an explosion in west Mosul on March 17 after a USA -led coalition strike against Islamic State that local offic...


Warrington boy injured while playing in snow with his dog has died

Police say the child's mother looked out and saw him lying face-down in the snow with the dog tugging at the scarf around the boy's neck. Officers initially t...


House conservatives say Obamacare repeal effort is not over

While the anti-establishment bloc that grew out of the tea party's rise helped the Republicans win majorities in Congress in 2010 and 2014, the internal divide,...


Mar-A-Lago Act aims at 'winter White House' visitors

Late Sunday afternoon, Fox News's Twitter issued a "news alert" informing the public that President Donald Trump was "spending the weekend working at the Whit...


What's next for Trump, GOP agenda after health care debacle

Keehan is quick to point out that the health care legislation signed into law seven years ago is far from ideal, but she says it was an "incredible step forward...


LAGO Act seeks to make Trump visitor logs public

It would also mandate the release of visitor logs at other locations where the president conducts business - for example, Mar-a-Lago, Trump's Florida resort tha...


Muslim Women Stand In Solidarity On London Bridge To Condemn Terrorism

American tourist Kurt Cochran and college administrator Aysha Frade , a British citizen with Spanish roots, died Wednesday along with police constable Keith Pa...


United Kingdom manufacturers urge PM to drop threat of no Brexit deal

She has warned the other 27 Europe Union members that no deal is better than a bad deal. "The idea of being able to walk away empty-handed might be a negotiat...


Freedom Caucus Looks to Continue Negotiations After Vote on Obamacare Plan Delayed

But Harris said members wanted more of the regulations repealed and voted to reject Trump's deal during their meeting. Trump himself was unable to convince th...