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United Kingdom names two Russians for attempted murder of Skripals with nerve agent

London has accused two members of Russian military intelligence of using Novichok to try to kill former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia...


United Nations urges Putin, Erdogan to talk to avert Idlib 'bloodbath'

Iran has lent crucial military and economic support to Mr Assad throughout the seven-year civil war and the discussions are expected to focus on the decisive ba...


Ready to strike Syria if chemical weapons used: French army chief

Mattis told the president that he'd get right on it - but after hanging up, he told a senior aide: "We're not going to do any of that". "I am watching that very...


India's top court decriminalizes homosexual acts

One judge described the law, known as section 377 , as "indefensible and irrational". In a landmark ruling, India's top court has struck down a colonial-er...


North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he still trusts Donald Trump

The North's Rodong Sinmun newspaper on Thursday said Washington must discard its "stubborn" stance that the North must denuclearise first before the United St...


One dead in Kolkata's Majherhat bridge collapse; 31 admitted to hospital

The bridge connects Behala to many parts of Kolkata and crosses the arterial Sealdah railway line and runs over the Majerhat railway station. A total of 2...


Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing to have tie-ins to Trump

Follow the Bangor Daily News on Facebook for the latest ME news. The just over 100,000 pages of material was withheld after the Trump White House "dire...


The two injured in Amsterdam attack were USA citizens: United States ambassador

An Afghan asylum-seeker accused of stabbing two Americans in Amsterdam believes that Islam is insulted in the Netherlands, Dutch prosecutors said Monday, givi...


Texas Woman Flees with Baby in Carrier After High-Speed Police Chase

The footage was released on Friday by the Texas Department of Public Safety . The woman then gets out of her SUV, grabs from the backseat a child carrier holdi...


Pro-Corbyn group Momentum calls for more 'open' Labour selection process

I have therefore called our Party to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Association's (IHRA) definition of antisemitism, including all its accompanyi...


War monitor says blasts in Syria airport killed two

Militants must be "cleaned out" of Idlib province in northwestern Syria , Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Monday at the start of a visit to ...


Xi Jinping to showcase BRI at China-Africa summit in Beijing

He also welcomed Ramaphosa's visit and co-chairing the FOCAC Beijing Summit, believing this will inject new impetus into the development of China's relati...


Former Manafort associate pleads guilty to acting as an unregistered foreign agent

As The Hill noted, Manafort was convicted on eight counts of bank and tax fraud earlier this month and is now facing charges for failing to register as a fore...


Trump warns Canada 'will be out' of trade deal unless it's 'fair'

After the USA and Mexico reached an agreement on new rules for auto trade and tougher protections for workers and intellectual property, talks with Canada wer...


Mystery woman in doorbell video identified, safe with family

Deputies found the man's body on Wednesday morning at a house and he had died from a single gunshot wound. "On August 29th 2018 at about 11 a.m. the Montgomer...


Texan begins selling 3D-printed gun plans despite judge's order

The Austin man behind the 3D-printed gun company said he is still selling their gun blueprints, despite a federal judge's order to block access to the fil...


After flag flap, Trump flips back to half-staff

The White House flag had been at half-staff since Saturday evening following McCain's death , but it was returned to full-staff early Monday morning until a r...


Sen. Perdue, Isakson offers condolences following Sen. McCain's

McCain died on Saturday at 81 after a 13-month struggle with brain cancer. Trump finally issued a statement Monday afternoon, two days after McCain's death ,...


White House Counsel Don McGahn Is Reportedly Quitting This Fall

Donald Trump said Wednesday that White House counsel Don McGahn would soon be leaving his post , a crucial shift as the probe into Russia's election interfe...


United Nations accuses all factions in Yemen conflict of war crimes

Victims and witnesses also described to the experts "persistent and pervasive aggressive behaviour", including sexual violence perpetrated by a pro-government f...