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'Horrifying' Sydney train crash sends passengers flying

No one was trapped inside the train , the NSW Police said, although there were earlier reports that claim three passengers were "trapped" and were later free...


U.S. defense strategy sees China, Russia threat

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, speaking through an interpreter at a news conference in the United Nations, said the U.S. was using a confrontational ap...


Jordan's king tells Pence Jerusalem 'must' be capital of Palestine

Pence pointed to President Donald J. Trump's efforts to forge stronger ties with el-Sissi in his first year in office, "after a time when our countries seemed t...


NFL Playoffs Will Air On Armed Forces Net Despite Government Shutdown

The network confirmed Saturday that their entire programming was shut down and will not be available to troops. The Armed Forces Network (AFN) is one of the...


China 'drives away' U.S. missile destroyer for 'violating' its sovereignty

Lu said China "firmly opposes" efforts to use freedom of navigation as an excuse to hurt its sovereignty and urged the United States to "correct its mistakes". ...


Amazon's review of Toronto could escalate tension with Trump

Amazon received 238 proposals from cities and regions in over 50 states, provinces, districts and territories in North America. The other finalists are Columb...


New Zealand prime minister announces pregnancy, plans to take maternity leave

Having found herself in the midst of tough coalition negotiations after a closely fought election, Jacinda Ardern was facing far more than her political colle...


Trump OK physically, cognitively, doctor says

Jackson said during the briefing. And his doctor says they're conclusive: Trump is a "very sharp" and "articulate" guy. Dr Jackson said in a press conference ...


Twitter says 50000 Russia-linked accounts tweeted during 2016 United States presidential election

The number of troll accounts is 3,814 - every one of those over 677,000 people interacted with over 3,800 Russian government-linked accounts during the election...


Roy Halladay Had Morphine, Amphetamines in System When He Died

Earlier reports claimed that Halladay had flown erratically shortly before the fatal crash. An autopsy on the major leaguer who died in a plane crash last Nov...


HHS creates new religious freedom division in OCR

This would change Obama regulations that required medical providers to treat such patients, though the Trump administration's proposed rules are still bei...


Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel

Update 8.30pm: Nasrat Rahimi, a deputy spokesman for the interior ministry, confirmed that there were four attackers. Even before Saturday's attack was over, ...


A US government shutdown looms, here's how it may impact Australians

Some agencies, like the federal courts and Department of State , can function for several weeks on their remaining funds. "We are going to manage the shutd...


US Supreme Court to take up case on Trump's latest travel ban

The case is v. Hawaii. So far, the Supreme Court has leaned in favor of the administration. Throughout the lengthy legal battle, the conservative-leaning Su...


Ireland's Varadkar: "The EU is at a decisive point"

EU officials at the European Parliament plenary which convenes in Strasbourg this week, have been emboldened by the comments of Nigel Farage , one of the prota...


White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health

He examined the Mr. Trump for three hours last Friday, according to White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, marking his first medical check-up sin...


The terrifying view from the Vegas shooter's hotel room

The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and injured several hundreds in an October mass shooting likely acted alone, and his girlfriend is not a suspect in th...


Vladimir Putin Strips for Jesus ... And Frozen Lake Dip

The Associated Press reported that Russian TV stations and reporters were present as cameras caught Putin dunking and crossing himself in Lake Seliger in the n...


Repeated head hits, not concussions, may lead to brain damage, study says

The study concluded that concussions are not correlated with the disease. "We have been in close touch with the researchers at Boston University, who are also...


Murphy signs executive order ensuring equal pay for women

New Jersey's next governor tweeted out morning wishes to the state. During his inauguration ceremony , New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy took the opportunit...