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Mar 24 2018

Thousands Expected To Protest Gun Violence In Delaware Valley

Last-minute posts on the New York " March for Our Lives " Facebook group - which now counts more than 10,000 members - called for students to show up at one of a handfu...

Mar 24 2018

Country Artists Removed from NRA Country Website

Just like I think it's dangerously naive for those who fear a Trump autocracy to be the same ones working to disarm citizens for him. Adams' girlfriend, freshman Lela...

Mar 24 2018

French Investigators end questioning of ex-president Sarkozy

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly. TRT World spoke to Elena Casas in Paris . Ségolène Royal, ...

Mar 24 2018

Fighters from Ghouta pocket reach rebel-held Idlib

The Faylaq al Rahman group, which agreed to a ceasefire on Thursday following another wave of deadly air strikes , did not immediately confirm the agreement . It ca...

Mar 24 2018

13 suspected drug dealers 'killed by police in Philippines'

The United States, EU and other governments have expressed alarm and called on the Philippines to curb the bloodshed. Around 250 packets of drugs and 19 firearms ar...

Mar 24 2018

British officials compare Russia World Cup to Hitler's Olympics

He also questioned how England fans could be safe, particularly given the expulsion of British diplomats. "Your characterisation of what is going to happen in Moscow in...

Mar 24 2018

Ex-Playmate apologizes to Melania for alleged affair with Trump

Talking about Trump offering her money, she told him she is not that kind of a girl. Adult film star Stormy Daniels , who is also embroiled in a legal battle over ...

Mar 24 2018

Oh nuts! China shoppers lament tariffs on USA almonds, pistachio and fruit

China "urges the US side to resolve the concerns of the Chinese side as soon as possible" through dialogue and "avoid damage to the overall situation of Sino-US cooperat...

Mar 24 2018

Korea agrees to high-level inter-Korean talks March 29: ministry

The talks will take place at the Unification Pavilion building on the northern side of Panmunjom, which sits on the border, with Seoul's delegation led by Unification Min...

Mar 23 2018

Officer Noor To Make First Court Appearance This Afternoon

The family of an unarmed Australian woman shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call says charges against the officer are "one step toward...

Mar 23 2018

Janashirvad Yatre rally: PM Modi does not know dharma, says Rahul Gandhi

Indira Gandhi , " he said. The Congress communications-in-charge Randeep Surjewala denied the BJP minister's allegations by calling the BJP a "factory of fake news" and...

Mar 23 2018

France's Sarkozy in custody in funding probe linked to Libya

Ziad Takieddine , a French-Lebanese arms dealer who had introduced Mr. Sarkozy to Colonel Qaddafi, told Mediapart in 2016 that he had personally delivered suitcases...

Mar 23 2018

Peru's president offers his resignation on the eve of impeachment vote

In a nationwide televised address, Kuczynski, flanked by his Cabinet, lashed out at opponents led by the daughter of former strongman Alberto Fujimori for allegedly plott...

Mar 23 2018

Louisiana lawmaker proposes 15-week abortion ban similar to Mississippi's

It's already gotten a judge to block the new law. Physicians who perform abortions after the 15th week of pregnancy will face a $500 fine and be subject to having their m...

Mar 22 2018

Boko Haram Jihadists Free Nigerian School Girls

Of the original 300 kidnapped girls, about 200 were released after the government paid hefty ransoms. "The only thing they asked for was that they should be the ones to...

Mar 22 2018

South Korea to send K-pop singers to Pyongyang in late March

The South Korean troupe will give two concerts, at the 1,500-seat East Pyongyang Grand Theatre and the Ryugyong Jong Ju Yong Gymnasium, which can accommodate some 12,000 ...

Mar 22 2018

Russian Federation to Use World Cup Like Hitler Used Olympics, Says British FM

He scoffed at expressions of Western solidarity, saying they are meaningless in the absence of proof. Speaking at a Foreign Affairs committee meeting in London , Johns...

Mar 22 2018

Family of Maryland school shooting victim Jaelynn Willey releases statement

The shooter was identified as Austin Rollins, 17. Authorities said 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey had some type of a relationship with the shooter. During the attack, R...

Mar 22 2018

Teacher who called military 'lowest of low' is fired

In January , Salcido upbraided a 17-year-old student for wearing a Marines sweatshirt to his class at El Rancho High School, telling him members of the USA military are ...

Mar 21 2018

Texas Law Enforcement Working To Find Motive Behind Austin Bombings

Since March 2, there have been three other devices that blew up. Authorities say the package that exploded at a FedEx ground facility near San Antonio was on a conv...