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'Excessive Heat Watch' Issued For The Bay Area This Weekend

The heat warning extends from noon Saturday through 8 p.m. Tuesday . In the Coachella Valley, highs are predicted to be 109 to 114 degrees today, 112 to 117 de...


Friend says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

Robert Mueller is superb choice to be special counsel. But expressions of discontent with Mueller are bubbling up nonetheless. "I can't imagine that that iss...


UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

A "grubby deal" between Conservatives and the DUP is not in the national interest, Nicola Sturgeon has said. Government insiders have also suggested it is pos...


Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

Witnesses say it soon became a gun battle between the shooter and police. A former home inspector and construction company owner who opened fire on Republic...


It's National Blood Donor Week

Blood donors must be free of blood-borne pathogens, such as HIV and hepatitis B, to protect patients from infection. Our analysis shows that blood donations...


EPL champ Chelsea first opponents for Tottenham at new home Wembley

Questions have been raised about Tottenham's potential to perform at Wembley after a miserable run of results there in last season's Champions League , and...


Why is Dennis Rodman Back in North Korea?

Such direct consultations between the two governments are rare as they do not have formal diplomatic relations. He was met by North Korean Vice Minister of Sp...


Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

Drones were used to assess the building's stability. The blaze first broke out at 1:16 a.m. Wednesday. A remote controlled aerial platform pours water on...


Over 200 London firefighters battle North Kensington blaze in 27-story high-rise

The local fire department was alerted just before 1 A.M., and flames could be seen for over 10 hours after the London Fire Brigade arrived. "I think he might ...


Death toll touches 137 as heavy rains trigger more landslides in Bangladesh

With at least 20 landslides hitting it, southeastern Rangamati hill district was worst affected and resulted in 99 deaths, including four army personnel who...


Liberal Democrats to elect deputy leader this month

In a speech to staff at the party's London headquarters, Mr Farron said: "The consequences of the focus on my faith is that I have found myself torn between...


'Will not be shushed': Sen Kamala Harris interrupted by male colleagues again

It was the second time in a week Harris had been shut down by the Republican senators. "But he wasn't hysterical and she was", Powers replied. The CNN c...


European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

So this was her opportunity to put flesh on the bones of her mantra "Brexit means Brexit". After failing to achieve a majority, May is set to meet with the De...


Suspected NKorea drone photographed US missile-defense site

The North's claims could not be independently confirmed. Pentagon chief Jim Mattis warned USA lawmakers Monday that North Korea poses the most urgent thre...


PM May not sobbing over election, Brexit minister says

Only 3.9 percent of Britons who have lived in Germany for 10 years or longer have taken on local citizenship, according to the data, suggesting that further inc...


The US Senate is ready to launch a new blow to Russian Federation

The Russia deal, which McConnell teed up for a key vote on Wednesday, would allow for congressional review of any Trump attempt to waive or ease existing san...


Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

In March, Sessions recused himself from any inquiry related to the 2016 presidential campaign. Democratic senators repeatedly criticized Sessions for di...


Number of Louth women who travelled to United Kingdom for abortion in 2016

Ann Furedi, chief executive of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS), which provides abortions, said: "These figures illustrate that women need acces...


Pistons great Dennis Rodman headed to North Korea for another visit

Notably, Rodman is personally connected to President Donald J. Trump, the pair having appeared together on the Celebrity Apprentice TV show in 2013. "I'm sorr...


Garry Monk gives first Boro press conference

Reading , who were last in the Premier League in the 2012/13 season, are now hoping to thwart any potential suitors with the club rumoured to have offered a n...