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Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe temporarily released from Iranian jail

Iranian-British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe with her husband Richard Ratcliffe and her daughter Gabriella in an undated photograph handed out by her fa...


Seattle air pollution equivalent to smoking nine cigarettes thanks to wildfire ash

The following counties are under an air quality advisory: Bonneville, Butte, Jefferson, Madison, Clark, Fremont, Teton, Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, ...


Donald Trump land reform tweet sparks angry South African reaction

Matthew Larotonda and Ed Stoddard report. Attacks on farms in South Africa are common with 446 having occurred in 2015-2016, resulting in 49 deaths. South Afr...


Eid Mubarak: Buhari felicitates Nigerians as Muslims mark Eid-ul-Adha

In the Islamic lunar calendar, the day is determined based on the sighting of the Crescent Moon and the New Moon. The celebrations continue with visits to frien...


Kerala Rains: Focus shifts to rehabilitation as floodwaters recede

Almost 725,000 people have taken shelter in relief camps, state government spokesman Subhash T.V. told AFP on Sunday.Bedraggled survivors massing at evacuation ...


Trump says about Russian Federation probe: ‘I could run it if I want’

The state has also sent National Guard troops to the border. If you FIGHT BACK or say anything bad about the Rigged Witch Hunt, they scream Obstruction! Burck...


China 'likely' training pilots to target US, Pentagon report says

The report claimed that training runs by H-6K bombers, which can carry nuclear payloads, are meant to demonstrate the Far-Eastern country's ability to strike Un...


Who is Omarosa? And why is she causing such a stir?

Manigault Newman has made clear since launching her publicity tour this week for her book, " Unhinged ", that she plans to continue selectively releasing her...


Afghan president visits key city, week after Taliban raid

Amnesty International on Thursday denounced the Kabul attack on the Shiites, calling it a war crime. It is also plagued by roadside bombs planted by insurgent...


Qatar announces $5 million aid to flood-hit Kerala

Please help me, people in my place will die. Vijayan had stated that he would see to it that Hanan would get all the help she could from the government of Ker...


Navjot Singh Sidhu in Pakistan for Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony

Imran Khan on Friday tendered a written apology to the Election Commission of Pakistan for violating the secrecy of the ballot, removing the last hurdle for hi...


Bilawal Bhutto condoles demise of former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Vajpayee suffered a stroke in 2009 and retreated from public view. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the AIIMS this evening to inquire about the conditio...


American Legion: Trump Should Spend Money On Vets Instead Of Parade

Some share of the higher cost of close to $100 million is expected to be paid by other government agencies that would take part in organizing or securing the ev...


North, South Korea agree on third summit to be held in Pyongyang

Officials from the two sides are expected to discuss ongoing economic projects and settle on some details for the inter-Korean summit they agreed to hold this f...


Smoke polluting Okanagan Valley air, quality statement issued

Smoke and haze at the lower levels are from wildfires to the north and east, transported to the area by low-level offshore winds. A high pressure system is pu...


Kerala Floods worsen, death toll increases to 67

A government release said Vijayan spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the grave situation the state was facing following th...


Pedestrians injured as vehicle crashes into barriers outside UK Parliament

None of the pedestrians' injuries are life-threatening and police say no one else was in the vehicle. That was the first of five attacks in Britain previous y...


Hallquist is first transgender candidate to win a governor nomination

Hallquist is the first openly transgender candidate to win a major party nomination for governor or a statewide office of any kind. Vermont gubernatorial cand...


U.S. ambassador to London pushes Britain to ditch Iran deal

He has called on countries not to trade with Iran while different countries, including the remaining signatories to the deal, have vowed to resist USA pressures...


Pennsylvania Priests Abused 1000 Children and Covered Up the Abuse

Robert Mizic , 47, tears up as he watches a press conference on the grand jury report investigating sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania ...


Jury could begin deliberations in Manafort trial today

He faces charges of tax fraud, bank fraud and failure to report foreign bank accounts in federal court in Virginia . Mr Manafort led US President Donald T...


Orca whale mother's 'tour of grief' over after almost 3 weeks

Tahlequah, aka the orca mother J35, has finally surrendered her deceased newborn calf , after carrying her lifeless body for seventeen straight days in an ar...


Turkey’s Crypto Exchanges See Spike in Trading Volume as the Lira Collapses

Also on Friday, relations between the United States and Turkey have worsened over the fundamentalist Muslim-majority country's detention of American pastor A...


The Mystery of Omarosa Manigault | Unexamined Premises

Early excerpts of her book have been denounced by White House officials, and the President this weekend called Manigault Newman a "low life". "They told m...


This Indian politician to attend Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony

Indian High Commissioner in Islamabad Ajay Bisariya met Imran Khan at his residence in Bani Gala and presented him a cricket bat, signed by the Indian team. P...


Zimbabwe election: MDC's Chamisa mounts legal challenge against result

After many speculations, Zimbabwe Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi put the issue to rest by announcing that Mnangagwa's inauguration has been indefinitely defer...


Indian Navy put on alert as heavy rains lash Kerala

As heavy rains continue to lash various parts of Kerala , worsening the flood situation in the state, the death toll has touched 29, following heavy floods and...


20,000 under evacuation orders as Holy Fire grows in southern California

The Carr Fire has killed six people, including two firefighters, and burned more than 1,000 homes. The fire is burning about an hour east of the ocean near ...


Stolen Seattle airport plane does stunts while being chased by fighter jets

The man who was flying the plane, identified as a 29-year-old Horizon Air employee, was presumed killed in the crash on sparsely populated Ketron Island . Witn...


Saudi Airstrike on Yemen School Bus Kills at Least 50, Mostly Children

But the International Committee of the Red Cross said the strike hit a bus filled with children in the Huthi stronghold of Saada, causing dozens of casualties....


Canada seeks UAE mediation to defuse Saudi Arabia row

Amnesty International says the global community should form a united front with Canada and speak out to protect two recently arrested women, including the si...


USA can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea

The rival Koreas will meet Monday for high-level talks meant to prepare for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon J...


Saudi Arabia: 'There is nothing to mediate' in dispute with Canada

They further ended diplomatic ties, froze all new trade and investment and cancelled flights via their national carrier to Toronto. The statement said Russian...


GOP Rep. Christopher Collins of NY charged with insider trading

The case involved Innate Immunotherapeutics, an Australian biotech company. for which Collins served as a board member. Prosecutors at the US Attorney's Offic...


Star witness Rick Gates to testify for third day in Manafort trial

On Tuesday , Gates was forced to answer questions about past infidelity, his embezzlement and what Manafort had directed him to do while in his employment. He ...


Karunanidhi’s death: Two foreigners join DMK cadre to shout slogans

India's two national parties, Modi's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and the opposition Congress, have little presence in Tamil Nadu, a state of almost 70 million...


Viral Video Shows Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Hitting Woman With A Broom

Everyone is still trying to sort out what was happening inside a Brooklyn nail salon where a pretty wild melee took place with broomsticks flying during a bea...


Why this weekend's Trump Tower tweet matters

After initially claiming that the meeting had nothing to do with Clinton and instead about Russian adoption sanctions, this weekend's tweet seemed to admi...


European Union firms in Iran caught between United States and Europe

Asked about any possible exemptions to the renewed sanctions, officials said they would examine any requests on a case-by-case basis. "We are doing our best t...


Northern California blazes now largest in state history

Trump initiated the spat on Sunday when he tweeted that the fires "are being magnified & made so much worse by the bad environmental laws", which cause water ...