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Schoharie Limousine Crash Victims Include 18 Birthday Party Attendees

Among the dead were two pairs of newlyweds, four sisters from one family and two brothers from another. Twelve people were killed in limo crashes in that sp...


USA and China have 'fundamental disagreements', says Mike Pompeo

Trump met Kim in Singapore in June for the first-ever summit between the two countries, resulting in what critics say was only a vague commitment by Kim towards...


EU's Juncker upbeat on Brexit accord, no-deal not an option

European Union sources said yesterday that negotiators saw the outline of a compromise on the Irish border issue, raising hopes that a new British offer coul...


Powerful 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off the Coast of Haiti

President Jovenel Moïse urged the people to remain calm noting that " risk management system and the regional civil Protection directorates " have been activa...


Interpol urges China to clarify status of missing president Meng Hongwei

Jurgen Stock said Interpol used official law enforcement channels to convey its message to the Chinese authorities and also asked them to address concerns ove...


N president Shahbaz Sharif arrested for corruption in Pakistan

The PML-N's narrative of a witch hunt has been gaining transaction after Punjab Information Minister Fiazul Hassan Chohan revealed in a press conference that ...


Utah toddler put $1,000 through shredder, parents say

That's a fate that turned reality for Ben and Jackee Belnap when their 2-year-old son chose to have fun with the family shredder according to CBS affiliate CBS4...


Indonesian quake toll raised to 1407

A powerful 7.5 magnitude quake struck Sulawesi Island, Indonesia last week, triggering tsunami that claimed many lives and destroyed homes, roads and other infr...


Trump's North Korean Love Affair Shows That Diplomacy Works

North Korea, which prohibits access to the world wide web for virtually all its people, has previously denied involvement in cyberattacks, and attribution for s...


Retired Supreme Court Justice: Kavanaugh does not belong on high court

Ford testified that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a party in 1982 when both were high school students. "The senators should really pay attention to it f...


Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Beijing amid tension

The images show that the USS Decatur (DDG-73), an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, was forced to manoeuvre out of the way to avoid a collision with the Chinese ...


Pew: America's Global Image Worsens Again Under Trump

The biggest drop in the USA ratings came from Russian Federation, where only 26 percent of those polled held a favorable view of the United States - a drop of...


Chinese Warship in 'Unsafe' Encounter with US Destroyer

On Sunday, the Decatur sailed within 12 nautical miles of Gaven and Johnson reefs in the Spratlys as part of what the U.S. Navy calls freedom of navigation...


Putin calls Sergey Skripal a ‘scumbag’ and a ‘traitor to his homeland’

Ushakov told reporters in Moscow that Russian Federation and India plan to sign more than 20 documents at the end of the talks. "The Administration has indi...


Turkey's Erdogan booed at mosque launch in Germany

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is speaking at the inauguration of a mosque under heavy security as he winds up a visit to Germany. Guests heard Erdoga...


Kavanaugh will not return to teach at Harvard Law School

Other than the plain udpate from administration, Harvard Law students have not gotten any other update or information about the cancellation, The Huffington Pos...


Trump's jibe at Brett Kavanaugh accuser risks Supreme Court confirmation

Capitol Police, who were keeping demonstrators and frequently reporters at arm's length by forming wedges around lawmakers walking through corridors. In setti...


British PM May defends Brexit plan after dancing onto stage

She said: "Our mission as Conservatives must be to show them we can build an economy that does". May shuffled on stage to give her keynote conference speech...


Mitch McConnell Sets Friday Vote to Thwart Filibuster of Brett Kavanaugh

The FBI has completed its interview of Mark Judge, a key witness to the alleged incident between Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and professor Christin...


Trump says it’s ‘a very scary time for young men in America’

He said on CBS Sunday that Democrats had "betrayed" and "victimized" Blasey Ford during their "search-and-destroy" mission for Supreme Court nominee Brett Ka...


Theresa May to tell conference

Tory MP James Duddridge has handed in a letter of no confidence against May, citing the prime minister's refusal to " rip up " her controversial Chequers agree...


Indonesia tsunami death toll shoots up

The nearby city of Mamuju was also ravaged, but little information was available due to damaged roads and disrupted telecommunications. Indonesia's Metro TV o...


Canada, U.S. reach deal to save NAFTA as trilateral trade pact

But the deal failed to resolve USA tariffs on Canada's steel and aluminum exports. Negotiators from both sides spent two days talking by phone as they tried...


Flake Demanded FBI Probe Soon After Being Confronted by Sexual Assault Survivors

Two Trump administration officials said Sunday that the White House had not placed any limits on the FBI investigation into claims of sexual assault leveled...


Koreas Begin Removing DMZ Mines to Ease Military Tensions

All landmines in the JSA, which is the only portion of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) where forces stand face-to-face, are expected to be removed by military pe...


Pinoys safe after plane crash-landed in Micronesia - DFA

The Air Niugini plane ended in the water while trying to land at Chuuk Island, a popular diving spot because of its World War II wrecks, in the Federated States...


What Happened: Top takeaways from Kavanaugh, Ford hearing

White House spokesman Raj Shah said before the Judiciary Committee vote that the administration believes "things are moving in the right direction" for Kavanaug...


India to Address the United Nations General Assembly Today

Neither has its belief in hypocrisy. "In our case, terrorism is bred not in some faraway land, but across our border to the west", she added. Foreign minist...


ABC scandal: Milne's other roles in the spotlight

Outgoing ABC chairman Justin Milne has denied he called for journalists to be sacked and says he stepped in over articles that "were not accurate nor impa...


Donald Trump Accuses China of Interfering in American Midterm Elections

The accusations against China came this week from U.S. President Donald Trump , who said he has evidence but so far has not released any. While Russia's role...


Major quake and tsunami cause deaths in Indonesian city

Rescue teams in Indonesia struggled on Sunday to reach communities feared devastated by a major quake and tsunami on Sulawesi island. After a 7.5-magnit...


Police, FBI: Search crews discover body believed to be Maddox Ritch

The discovery of the remains ended the search for the boy, who had autism and was nonverbal, on its sixth day. Hundreds of law enforcement officers and search...


Adultery is no More a Crime, Says Supreme Court; Twitterati Reacts

In 1985, Chief Justice YV Chandrachud had upheld the constitutional validity of Section 497 ( adultery ). With this offensive section, a woman could not be the ...


Trump blasts Iran, China in fiery UN Security Council meeting

President Rouhani also said he did not request to meet with President Trump. Rouhani sidestepped questions about American hostages held in Iran , or dual cit...


Russian Federation to upgrade Syrian air defences

Israel , "which is accustomed to launching many aggressions under different pretexts, will have to make accurate calculations if it thinks to attack Syria again...


No Lives Lost in Boeing 737’s Micronesia Lagoon Landing

It wasn't immediately clear whether the Boeing 737-800 plane crashed in the lagoon, located near an airport, during its take-off or landing, the outlet report...


GOP bringing in Arizona prosecutor for hearing

For nearly seven hours Republicans sat silent, allowing an outside counsel to ask questions out of fear that they would look angry and insensitive toward a woma...


Kavanaugh, Ford Testify About Sexual Assault Allegation

Trump plans to return to Washington later Thursday morning. And he told Senate Judiciary Committee investigators that he is "looking forward" to the hearing...


Lindsey Graham fires off an ominous threat to Democrats over Kavanaugh hearings

They're hoping for a final Senate roll call next week, seating Kavanaugh on the court for the October start of its new term. But despite high-profile Republi...


Salisbury Poisoning Suspect Named As Russian Colonel

The independent United Kingdom -based research group Bellingcat and Russian website The Insider on Wednesday published an investigation that they said proved th...