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Afghan president visits key city following Taliban raid

At the moment none of the existing in the country anti-government group has claimed responsibility for the actions of a suicide bomber. The Foreign Office r...


Putin dances at Austrian wedding before meeting with Merkel in Germany

The meeting held in the German government's villa outside Berlin at Merkel's invitation, was the first high-profile bilateral visit since 2013 , before Putin...


Vatican tells abuse victims 'the pope is on their side'

The Vatican has expressed "shame and sorrow" in a lengthy statement in response to a U.S. investigation into the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests ...


Indians gather as former premier Vajpayee is cremated

Zafar had departed for India earlier today and represented the country at the funeral in New Delhi today. Some clambered on a neem tree outside the BJP headqu...


Trump expects to revoke Ohr's security clearance

The president was referring to Nellie Ohr, who worked for Fusion GPS, the Democrat opposition research firm involved in producing the salacious and unverified d...


Turkey does not wish to have problems with US: foreign minister

Russian Federation hopes that a reasonable approach will prevail in global relations and countries will return to a depoliticized dialogue, Lavrov said. Lavrov ...


Husband arrested in connection with missing pregnant wife, 2 daughters in Colorado

Denver 7 says that Watts, 33, was arrested on Thursday morning and brought in for investigation on three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of tampe...


Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

In revoking Brennan's clearance, Trump on Wednesday accused the former Central Intelligence Agency director, one of his most outspoken critics, of making "a...


U.S. launches airstrikes as Taliban attack Ghazni

He said on Sunday that fighting is still underway as the Taliban are hiding in residential areas and in civilian homes. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid...


Omarosa turns on Trump

Manigault Newman has been making the rounds, doing interviews to promote her book and as part of that has released audio she secretly recorded of others in the...


Trump's trade war is destroying economic growth, says German minister

Soon after, Iranian media outlets omitted what Khamenei said in his speech about accepting the responsibility for his "mistake in allowing the start of the nucl...


Koreas agree to hold Pyongyang summit in September

A unification flag hangs on a military fence near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea January 15, 2018. President Moon...


Trump Signs $716 Billion Military Spending Bill

While Trump praised the military during his remarks at New York's Fort Drum , the president did not address McCain. "Thank you for being here to sign the his...


Crash outside parliament in London being investigated as act of terrorism

Watching the armed officers remove the man from the vehicle wreck, cuff him and arrest him - there is a calmness and professionalism there that you don't see wi...


Sidhu, Kapil get formal invite for Imran's swearing-in ceremony

He then administered oath to the MNAs-elect following which they signed the roll of members in alphabetical order. Candidates up for the coveted posts will file...


Counterprotesters dwarf white supremacists in Washington

Demonstrators march on the campus of the University of Virginia in anticipation of the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, V...


Death toll after Lombok natural disaster rises to 259

The death toll from a powerful natural disaster on the Indonesian island of Lombok rose to 105 on Tuesday as rescuers clawed through the rubble of homes, scho...


Fredericton police chief says force is struggling with deaths of officers

While staff said they kept the doors locked, the kids carried on with normal life, playing with toys or watching a movie as the police investigation unfolded. "...


Death toll touches 29, red alert in 8 districts

In the advisory, the USA said the heavy southwest monsoon rains triggered landslides and floods in the state, and American citizens should avoid visiting all ...


Manafort’s Lawyers Get Personal As Rick Gates’s Testimony Wraps Up

Manafort engaged in bank and tax fraud. Downing had said he wanted to ask the question because it spoke to whether Gates had lied to Mueller's office, and whe...


Indonesia natural disaster: aid begins to arrive as death toll rises

The body of 60-year-old Abdul Malik, one of at least 105 people killed in the 7.0-magnitude quake, would have to stay under the rubble for a third day. "There...


Palestine conflict: Deadly airstrikes carried out after 150 rockets fired from Gaza

On Wednesday night IDF fighter jets attacked 12 Hamas targets along the Gaza Strip . The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) were mobilizing additional troops and ...


UK PM May urges Boris Johnson to apologise for burqa comments

In a letter written to The Times Mr Hargey, who has spoken out in the past against Muslim-only schools and gender segregation in mosques, said that Islamic face...


Space Force to Become Sixth Branch of Armed Forces

But he, too, isn't convinced that a Space Force is the answer. Given the stakes surrounding building a new branch of the military, the issue is likely to be...


Nigeria president fires intelligence chief for 'blocking parliament'

The new DSS boss who came to the Presidential villa Abuja, in an SUV vehicle was later chauffeured in a different auto, a Peugeot 508 model with Lagos registrat...


Brooms fly after botched eyebrow job causes brawl

Police attended the scene and arrested a salon worker along with one of the customers on Friday night - however it remains unclear as to which one. So Lin s...


Republican narrowly scrapes ahead in dramatic OH congressional race

Mr Balderson and his Republican allies have backed away from the tax plan in recent weeks, training their fire instead on top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi. Dem...


At Least 71 Shot, 11 Killed in Chicago in Weekend Violence

At least 11 people have been killed and a reported 70 have been wounded after a weekend of gun violence in Chicago . Giuliani cited the murders as an endor...


Plane crashes in California parking lot, killing all five passengers

Knudson said the pilot didn't declare a flight plan and had made a decision to fly under visual flight rules, which isn't uncommon in good, clear weather. The p...


Kenya: President Kenyatta Briefed on South Sudan Peace Process

The deal is created to pave the way for a final peace accord that will give President Salva Kiir and his rival Riek Machar three months to form a transition...


Star witness Rick Gates testifies against former boss Paul Manafort

Manafort is on trial in Virginia for various financial crimes he was charged with as part of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should a...


Man taunts huge bison, it doesn't go well

As the Inquisitr previously reported, 59-year-old Kim Hancock was gored by a bison at Yellowstone not two months ago, after she got within 10 yards (9.1 meter...


Tsunami possible after 7.0 quake hits Indonesia

Before the quake struck, Teigen had been sharing bits of her island vacation with followers. An Indonesian official said at least three people were killed by ...


Europe Braces Itself For What Could Be 'Hottest Day Ever' Today

The IPMA says the highest temperature recorded Thursday was 45.2 degrees Celsius (113.4 Fahrenheit) near Abrantes, a town 150 kilometers (93miles) northeast of ...


Nicolas Maduro ‘survived assassination attempt involving exploding drones’

Venezuela's information minister says several drones loaded with explosives exploded close to where President Maduro was speaking. . "I have no doubt that eve...


Pompeo Leans on Turkey to Release Pastor Brunson: 'The Clock's Run Out'

USA media reported there had been a deal with Turkey to free Brunson after Washington's ally Israel released a Turkish woman held on terror charges. The pasto...


USA says remains returned by North Korea likely American

Some experts say South Korea can't agree on any drastic measures to reduce animosity unless the North takes serious nuclear disarmament steps. "Some have ...


Israel kills seven militants amid tensions on Syria's border

Lieberman said that, for there to be long-term quiet between Israel and Syria, Assad must abide by a 1974 United Nations -monitored armistice that set up demili...


USA security chiefs: our country is in Russian crosshairs

The government's show of force against election meddling comes two days after Facebook said it had identified 32 accounts and pages that it said were part of ...


California firefighters thanked by 3 girls on horseback

A auto was apparently responsible for creating a spark in the area of American Highway 299 and Carr Powerhouse Road, in Whiskeytown. Firefighters increased co...


National Archives Says Kavanaugh Doc Request Could Go On Through October

Bush administration by August 20. As the Washington Post reported , Kavanaugh spent two years in the White House counsel's office and three years as staff se...


Do you think 3D printed guns mean the end of gun control?

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley told reporters on Tuesday: "It is now illegal to own or make a wholly plastic gun of any kind - including those made on a...


California wildfires scorch an area the size of Los Angeles

Some of the 40,000 residents who were forced to flee as the Carr Fire approached say they did not get any notification ahead of time, according to Sam Harnett...


John Kelly expected to stay through 2020

Priebus, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee, lasted in the job only for a matter of months, and the president's choice of Kelly to replac...


Trump urges end to Russian Federation probe as Manafort trial enters second day

Comey". Trump's tweets comes after the president denied Tuesday there was any "collusion" between his presidential campaign and Russian Federation, and declar...


Kochs won't help top GOP Senate candidates in key state

But it plans to spend about $400 million on politics during this election cycle. Why are they going after Republicans now? Koch-backed groups have also wo...


Mike Pompeo announces $154m in United States initiatives for Indo-Pacific

In a policy speech delivered amid increased US trade frictions with China and other Asian countries, Pompeo sought to define the economic aspect of Presiden...


Russia probe trial begins: Collusion is not a crime: Donald Trump

Trump using bad words stressed on the piece of information that there was no conspiracy, asserting that the "Witch Hunt" was a fixed one as it was commenced by ...


Zim police defend decision to call in army to deal with protesters

Meanwhile, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) in a press briefing said it was within the legal limits of time (five days) allowed to release presidenti...


Donald Trump: Paul Manafort Being Treated Worse Than Al Capone

The president, a couple of hours after attempting to obstruct justice by ordering via Twitter that Attorney General Jeff Sessions shut down the Mueller probe,...