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Oxfam Ireland pledges to play 'leadership role' in worldwide charity's reform efforts

The new plan comes a week after revelations that Oxfam staff used prostitutes while working on the aid operation following Haiti's devastating 2010 natural ...


Three arrested in #Gupta raids to appear in Bloemfontein court

Several media reports stated that Gupta is one of several suspects identified in the Estina dairy project investigation, which allegedly unlawfully netted the...


Washington State college students barricaded themselves, no shooter found Video

The situation is unfolding two days after 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz killed 17 people at a high school in southern Florida . During the lockdown, a large presenc...


Winter Storm Watch for the Roselle and Roselle Park Area

Another series of snowstorms is expected early next week, according to a special weather statement from the National Weather Service. Road conditions may be s...


Turkey: German Journalist Accused of 'Propaganda' to Be Freed

German-Turkish journalist Deniz Yucel on Friday returned to his Istanbul home after his release from over a year in jail on terror accusations that strained...


Neymar's Father Hits out at 'Vultures,' Slams Critics After PSG's UCL Defeat

But on the ensuing corner kick, Giovani Lo Celso was called for a penalty on Toni Kroos . "We can speak about the referee", Al-Khelaifi told beIN Sports ...


Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits Oxfam role over charity's sex scandal

Oxfam are now looking at whether any issues about his conduct were raised in the African country and say it highlights the need for a "sector-wide approach to t...


More Afghan Civilians Being Deliberately Targeted, UN Says

The UNAMA associated 65 per cent of civilian deaths with groups opposed to the Kabul government: 42 per cent to the Taliban, 10 per cent to the Islamic State ...


House intel panel leaders: Bannon refuses to answer many queries

But House members from both parties have so far rejected that broad interpretation of executive privilege, raising the stakes for Bannon's standoff with Congres...


North Korean Coaches Cheering for South Korean Skier is Way Too Epic

Pence delivered the remarks aboard Air Force Two during his return trip from the Winter Olympics in South Korea , an event where North Korea's participation ...


United Kingdom unveils tool for blocking extremist content

The government provided 600,000 pounds ($832,000) of public funds towards the creation of the tool by an artificial intelligence company based in London . We k...


Wolf rejects GOP redraft of Congressional districts map

The move comes less than a month after the state Supreme Court ruled that the 2011 maps were unconstitutionally slanted to protect the interests of Republican...


Woman pulls wiggling cattle worms from her eyeball, makes medical history

But doctors tried to put her at ease, explaining that the worms were only on the surface of her eye. Beckley was determined with Thelazia gulosa . Of the d...


UN Slams Israel for Jailing Ahed Tamimi

The closely watched trial of a Palestinian girl who slapped and punched two Israeli soldiers opened before an Israeli military court on Tuesday, but the jud...


These Photos Were Snapped by the Farthest-Ever Cameras from Earth

NASA has published a pair of record-breaking photos. The targeted object is known as 2014 MU69; the spacecraft will pass within 2,175 miles (3,500 kilometers...


Amit Shah exudes confidence of forming govt in Tripura

From Prime Minister Narendra Modi , BJP president Amit Shah to finance minister Arun Jaitley , top leaders of the saffron party are busy campaigning in the ...


Food stamps proposal would partially replace EBT credit with boxes of food

The additional amount of the families food stamp benefits would go onto their Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card for them to use at grocery stores. Approxim...


Kuwait pledges $2bn for Iraq's reconstruction

He noted that this is not new to HH the Amir, nor to the State of Kuwait, which hosted several conferences of donors and provided support to Arab countries, exp...


NY bomber, Ahmad Rahimi, sentenced to life in prison

Rahimi was awaiting sentencing last month in the Metropolitan Correctional Center when prosecutors claimed to have found evidence that he was trying to radic...


South Africa's Ramaphosa says power transfer to be finalized

Opposition parties have criticized reports of ongoing private talks between Zuma and Ramaphosa. Mr. Zuma hasn't publicly commented on the most recent push t...