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Trump administration declines to join Christchurch Call to Action

Leading technology companies, including Facebook , Google , Microsoft , and Twitter , have also signed on. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern sa...


Tory-Brexit Party Alliance Urged After Polling Surge

The British Pound (GBP) dropped to the lowest since mid-February against the US Dollar (USD) on yesterday after the news broke that the opposition Labour Party ...


US, Russia 'share same objective' on North Korea: Mike Pompeo

Pompeo is expected to meet later with President Vladimir Putin , who had a tour of a military facility on his calendar for a second day in a row. US Secretar...


DISTRESSING FOOTAGE: Elderly man dies after woman shoves him off bus

Las Vegas police have made an arrest in the case of an elderly man who died after being pushed out of a bus. He starts to step off the bus when the woman qui...


United Kingdom government still preparing for 'no deal' Brexit - May's spokesman

With the smaller pro-Remain parties, Liberal Democrats, Greens and Change UK, competing against each other, the Brexit Party has the edge. "Both major parti...


Barr taps U.S. attorney in CT to review origins of Russian Federation probe

Huber is expected to complete his review of the Clinton matters in the coming weeks and has handed off everything related to spying on the Trump campaign to Dur...


Shares fall in Asia after no deal in China-US trade talks

A new Deutsche Bank report looked at the impact of the current Chinese tariffs on US soybean exports, China's top agricultural import from the USA, and found th...


2 bodies found at home of woman in German crossbow case

The flat in Wittingen had been occupied by a 30-year-old woman who was one of the victims found in the hotel room. The man and the older woman were from the sta...


Companies bracing for China's retaliation in tariff dispute

Companies waited on Monday to see how China will retaliate for United States President Donald Trump's escalation of a fight over technology and trade that t...


Iran says does not expect a war with US

The Embassy of Switzerland in Iran handles the USA diplomatic interests after ties between the two sides were severed following the 1979 hostage crisis in Tehr...


Sweden reopens Assange rape investigation, to seek extradition

The case was dropped in 2017, but following the 47-year-old's arrest and the revocation of his asylum, the woman who made the allegation wants the investigation...


UK: Nigel Farage's Brexit Party leads European Union election poll

May has been forced to open talks with the opposition Labour Party to find a compromise on Brexit after lawmakers heavily rejected her European Union withdraw...


USA sends Patriot missiles, war ship to Middle East to deter Iran

On Friday , the Pentagon announced the ship and an additional launching system for PAC-3 missiles are part of the U.S. Central Command's original request from e...




North Korea’s missile tests not ‘breach of trust’

The public disclosure, made hours after the missile launch, that the vessel is now in United States custody may further inflame tensions, though U.S. An FAO a...


Labour divided over whether to back Brexit referendum

Amid a deadlock between ruling Conservative Party and opposition Labour Party over Brexit, the United Kingdom is expected to participate in the European Par...


Pope Francis makes it mandatory for clergy to report sex abuse

Every diocese must have a system that allows the public to submit reports easily. The papal document assures that whistleblowers within the church will no...


Pompeo Makes Unscheduled Visit To Baghdad Amid Rising Tensions With Iran

He will also meet Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt . U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has, for the second time this week canceled his travel plans becaus...


Donald Trump Jr. subpoenaed to testify before Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee

According to a " source with direct knowledge " of the committee's inner workings, the subpoena was related to the previous testimony Trump Jr had provided to t...


Adam Schiff issues Mueller report subpoena

McGahn's decision not to comply with the subpoena could push Nadler to hold McGahn in contempt of Congress, just as he's moving to do with Attorney General ...


Death row Christian woman has left Pakistan, lawyer says

Bibi, a mother of five from Punjab province, was taken out of the country after repeated death threats from religious extremists in Pakistan, following the quas...


Blast near major Sufi shrine in Lahore

Five police officials died in the blast, along with a security guard and a resident. Although officials have yet to determine the exact nature of the blast, s...


Iran to adopt countermeasures as United States revokes sanctions waivers

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is said to be planning a speech Wednesday on the anniversary to discuss the next steps Tehran will take in confronting the U....


Qatar Rewards Hamas' Violence to the Tune of $480 Million

Binyamin Netanyahu said the Israel Defence Forces had struck 360 targets in Gaza . "We saw what happened in the last few days when Israel retaliated after Hama...


Boeing held off for months on disclosing faulty alert on 737 Max

The sensors malfunctioned during an October flight in Indonesia and another in March in Ethiopia, causing software on the planes to push their noses down . How...


'Rare glimmer of hope': Reactions to release of journalists from Myanmar prison

Wa Lone told reporters after his release that he would continue working as a journalist and he thanked everyone who supported him and Kyaw Soe Oo and their ...


US Treasury will not hand over Trump tax returns to Congress

Richard Neal of MA. -Rep. Lloyd DoggettHouse Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) "has no choice but to subpoena Trump's personal and business tax...


Shooting at STEM School Near Denver

FBI and ATF agents were also responding to the school, federal investigators confirmed. They don't believe there is a third suspect but SWAT teams continue to g...


Boeing Offered Crucial Warning Light as Optional Add-On for 737 Max

Boeing didn't share information about a problem with a cockpit safety alert for about a year before the issue drew attention with the October crash of a 737 MAX...


China stocks tumble on Trump tariff threat

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 each tumbled by almost 2 percent in early trading Monday as investors braced for further decline ...


Texas Amber Alert: Maleah Davis abducted near Houston

Shortly after pulling over, Vence told police that a blue Chevrolet Crew Cab pick-up truck pulled up behind him and two Hispanic males in their 30s approached h...


Muslims observe Ramadan around the globe

The Cotabato City-based office here of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Interim Chief Minister Ahod "Murad" Ebrahim issued on Friday a memorandum...


Another body found at Illinois plant; confirmed death toll 3

Nine employees were inside the plant when the explosion occurred. No word on what caused the explosion as officials are still investigating. The Fire Marsha...


At least 41 dead as Russian jet erupts into flames on landing

Russian news agencies reported that the Aeroflot-owned aircraft was engulfed in flames as it landed on the tarmac at Sheremetyevo in Moscow. Two children wer...