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A history of whaling in Japan

Japan has lengthy maintained that eating whale is a necessary part of its custom and that practically all species are no longer endangered . A captured Mink...


Elton John mistaken about LGBT rights in Russian Federation, says Vladimir Putin

Putin's views, undiplomatically expressed in a language usually reserved for his domestic working class constituency rather than global leaders, touched a few n...


Hong Kong: Activists vow to fight public space handover to China's PLA

Meanwhile, dozens of Hong Kong and Japanese people staged a rally outside Namba Station in downtown Osaka to call for worldwide support in their fight against...


Judge bars Trump from using $2.5B to build border wall

The judge in Oakland ruled Friday in two lawsuits that use of the money is unlawful . Gilliam's latest 11-page opinion delivered a victory to the Sierra Cl...


Trump, Abe committed to tackling shared security issues

Denisse V. Rudich, director of the G20 Research Group London, saw the support for WTO reform and promoting free trade as the most important outcomes of the summ...


David Ortiz shooting mastermind arrested, Dominican Republic officials say

The gunman, whom police arrested earlier this month, allegedly told officials he got confused inside the nightclub where he shot Ortiz on June 9. Police said ...


Trump announces negotiations with China are 'back on track'

The dispute has already cost both countries billions of dollars, disrupted global manufacturing and supply lines, and roiled global markets. The president agr...


Germany's Merkel Seen Shaking Again at Berlin Event

Speaking to BBC News, Mr Cornelius said: "Public concern is growing because this is the second incident and the Chancellor, who is basically healthy and very ro...


Drawing a line on the US census

Gavin Newsom said today in a press conference. "If people are in the extremes, nothing gets accomplished". The court's ruling came in two cases. The Leagu...


Justin Trudeau rallies for G20 leaders' support as disputes with China escalates

The Canadian Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food confirmed in a statement that "inauthentic certificates" had been identified, and referred to it as a "tec...


UK's May tells Putin that Russian Federation must end 'irresponsible activity'

Trump's admonition did not appear to be serious. May said one of the difficulties was Russian Federation refuses to extradite its citizens to face trial overs...


Oprah pal Marianne Williamson finally speaks 30 minutes into Democratic debate

On what she would do first as president, Williamson said she plans to "call the prime minister of New Zealand, who said her goal was to make New Zealand the pla...


Australia ‘urgently seeking clarification’ about citizen reportedly detained in North Korea

Warning Seoul to not meddle in relations between Pyongyang and Washington, Kwon Jong Gun, Director-General of the North Korea's Foreign Ministry's departmen...


Supreme Court leaves partisan gerrymandering to be decided by states

In Maryland, a state where Democrats outnumber Republicans by approximately 2-to-1, Republicans challenged the constitutionality of Democratic voting maps tha...


Wayfair Employees Threaten Walkout Over Sales to Migrant Detention Contractor

The @wayfairwalkout account noted that, as of Tuesday afternoon, 547 Wayfair employees had signed a letter sent to the company asking that it end its busin...


US Plays Down Expectations of Trump-Xi Meeting

Apart from that, following the phone call between Lighthizer and Liu He, a senior United States officials in Washington had been quoted saying that Trump woul...


Body cam video released of newborn found in Georgia woods

In video uploaded to the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, the officer tries calming the child by picking her up and talking to her softly. Param...


Mueller agrees to appear before two House panels next month

Mr. Mueller , in a farewell statement to the press in May, said the report spoke for itself and warned he would have nothing more to add if called to testify. ...


Donald Trump threatens `obliteration` as Iran slams sanctions on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Trump told Fox Business Network on Wednesday that he was "nice" to Iran for not ordering strikes after Tehran shot down a more than $100 million us sur...


Sen. Sanders, House progressives propose bill to cancel student debt

Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), and former Gov. John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.). The liberal firebrand from MA has steadily risen in polls over the last two months...