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Jun 25 2017

SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

Reconciliation between North and South is a key goal of new South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Moon, the son of refugees from North Korea, advocates greater dialogue w...

Jun 24 2017

Manslaughter charges possible in London high-rise tragedy

Camden Council initially said just some 161 households in the Taplow building on the estate were being "temporarily decanted" to allow up to four weeks of work to be done...

Jun 24 2017

Iranians chant 'Death to Israel', burn Islamic State's flag at rallies

Protesters also burned the flag of militant group ISIS which claimed responsibility for attacks in Tehran this month. The anti-Israel rallies are an annual event ...

Jun 24 2017

N.Korea conducts rocket engine test

The US, meanwhile, is ramping up capabilities to defend against the threat from North Korea, staging its first-ever successful test to intercept an incoming intercontinen...

Jun 23 2017

Trump publicly doubting that Russian Federation meddled in election

Trump also claimed Thursday that Johnson "is latest top intelligence official to state there was no grand scheme between Trump & Russia". Johnson tells the panel that U...

Jun 23 2017

US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

The official said that coalition aircraft made a show of force and conducted a warning maneuver, and the Syrian fighter jet then aborted its trajectory and left the are...

Jun 23 2017

A victory for Donald Trump and Brian Mast in Georgia

After several of the co-hosts suggested Democrat Jon Ossoff performed better than anyone thought he would against Republican Karen Handel in the red district, B...

Jun 22 2017

Congressional shooter carried list of Republican lawmakers

Five days after being shot in the hip by a gunman at a Congressional softball game practice, Rep. Steve Scalise's condition has been upgraded from critical to serious. ...

Jun 22 2017

Dem loss in Georgia underscores party challenges

Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in the most expensive congressional election in US history. Yes, this was Dr. Tom Price's district (now Trump's ...

Jun 22 2017

Tully seeks to replace Pisasale in Ipswich

Ms Trad said Pisasale should concentrate on his legal issues, even though nothing has been proven. In a separate incident, a council staff member says police officers w...

Jun 22 2017

Decision on supporting Kovind on Tuesday: Thackeray

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Raut reiterated that the Shiv Sena was keen on the candidature of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat or e...

Jun 20 2017

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

They will also ask about his decision to recuse from an investigation into possible ties between Moscow and associates of President Donald Trump . Mueller was appointe...

Jun 20 2017

Record 65.6 Million People Displaced Worldwide, Says UN

More than 737,000 people fled the conflict in South Sudan a year ago. Filippo Grandi , UN High Commissioner for Refugees, said the number of displaced people was una...

Jun 20 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman

The announcement comes as the congressional charity baseball game, for which Scalise and his Republican colleagues had been practicing at the time of the shooting , ...

Jun 19 2017

Dennis Rodman treats Kim Jong-un to some slam-dunk love

If Warmbier is to recover - and that's a very big if - it will require numerous surgeries to different parts of his brain. Rodman, who landed in Pyongyang Tuesday, was ...

Jun 19 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

Rosenstein is the Justice Department official who was put in charge of any matters relating to Russian collusion or interference with the 2016 USA presidential elections,...

Jun 19 2017

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

Ryan echoed that sentiment, calling the reports about the president possibly moving to fire Mueller "a rumor". Angered by reports in Breitbart News and other conserva...

Jun 19 2017

Suspected jihadists hit resort in Mali's capital

Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a possible increased threat of attacks against Western diplomatic missions, places of worship, and other locations in Bamako where West...

Jun 19 2017

Boxer who was in critical condition after fight is dead, family says

He was competing against former Edmonton Eskimos defensive end Adam Braidwood at the Shaw Conference Centre on Friday evening in an event promoted by KO Boxing. 'Tim is...

Jun 18 2017

Bay Area braces for multi-day heat wave

Starting Saturday, the century mark will be crossed, according to the weather service. The high for Monday will be 101, Tuesday's high is expected to be near 105 de...