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Wimbledon 2017: Top 10 seeds (Men's Singles)

While Federer is confident top seed Murray will be ready to feature at the All England Club , the seven-time Wimbledon champion acknowledged it would be fo...


London tower blocks in 17 areas fail fire safety tests

He added that "for the moment, certainly for today" they would continue to try to persuade and reassure people that the council was acting on the fire authoriti...


China talks focusing on North Korean threat

Warmbier passed away on Monday, just days after his homecoming, following 17 months of captivity in North Korea. Tillerson and Mattis are holding a joint news...


Health care for kids must be protected

Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, facing a competitive 2018 re-election battle, Rob Portman of OH and Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia expressed concerns about ...


Another Leadership Test for Pelosi, Who's Weathered Many

But, to quote Taylor Swift, they're not out of the woods yet. Democratic leaders said there are at least 70 other districts that will be easier terrain for ...


Eid to be celebrated in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar tomorrow

MUSLIMS in Asia celebrated the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday on Sunday with prayers for peace as they marked the end of Islam's holy month of Ramadan . If the ...


Myanmar Contributes to Increasing Global Displacement

It puts the global refugee count at 22.5 million, internally displaced at 40.3 million and asylum seekers at 2.8 million. South Sudan , now caught in a bru...


Trump publicly doubting that Russia meddled in election

During Johnson's testimony , Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC asked the former homeland security secretary whether before he left the department in January ...


Putin offers political asylum to Comey, likens him to Snowden

Putin chose to answer 73 questions among the 1.9 million questions he received at the 15th nationally televised " Direct Line " questions-and-answers session. "...


Israel carries out airstrike against Syria after projectiles fired

Israel said it responded with airstrikes on the position the mortars came from and took out two Syrian army tanks, including one as it was preparing to fire. Is...


Macron Welcomes Theresa May At Elysee Palace

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday the door was "always open" for Britain to remain in the European Union after Prime Minister Theresa May said Brexi...


UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

Qatar's National Human Rights Committee said some of the demands violate global human rights conventions, according to a Qatar News Agency story tweeted Frida...


Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

Responding to comments from Democrats like her former challenger Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH), who said he thought it'd be "very hard" for his party to win back c...


Kovind files nomination for Presidential election in Modi's presence

Whether more opposition parties will switch loyalities is someting to watch out for but by pitting Meira Kumar against Ram Nath Kovind, the Presidential polls...


Sears to shut 20 more stores, according to report

Area stores are in the Mall of Louisiana in Baton Rouge; Clearview Mall in Metairie; Hammond Square in Hammond; and one each in Alexandria; Bossier City; Lake C...


Camden evacuate tower block over 'safety fears' following Grenfell fire

Leader Gould said the Taplow building would be "temporarily decanted". A view of Burnham residential tower on the Chalcots Estate showing the bottom section o...


Thousands rally across Russian Federation in new challenge to Kremlin

The leading Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny has been detained by authorities on his way to a protest in Moscow , his wife has claimed, ahead of a day ...


Australian Senator Breastfeeds Her Baby While Passing a Motion in Parliament

Waters later joked in a tweet that her daughter "moved her own motion" before she was able to stand and address the health issue that affects coal miners. "I ...


What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump

Critically, Her Majesty said: "My ministers are committed to working with Parliament , the devolved administrations and others to build the widest possible c...


IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

A U.S. official told BuzzFeed News that its initial review did not show any coalition airstrikes around the mosque in the last day. Iraq's military said i...