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Facebook to block foreign spending on Irish abortion vote ads

If the public votes to repeal the constitutional provision, the Irish Government intends to table legislation that would permit women to abort within 12 weeks...


China and USA clash over Taiwan directive to airlines

Beijing has refuted a White House accusation that China has imposed political correctness on U.S. firms, saying that foreign companies in China should respect...


First lady unveils "Be Best" campaign to address issues facing children

Twenty-seven percent of people interviewed had an unfavorable opinion of her. More than 15 months after becoming first lady, Melania Trump will be unveili...


Photo of Pakistani girl stirs controversy in India

Noteworthy, the girl is also seen painting the Pakistani flag in the photograph. "Initial investigation revealed that the photograph was used by the UNICEF and ...


Lebanon Elections: Hezbollah Poised to Expand Clout in Parliament

The country has periodically been an arena for the intense regional competition between Iran and Saudi Arabia. A politician accused a rival party of assaultin...


COAS condemns attack on Ahsan Iqbal, wishes him a quick recovery

Iqbal is a staunch supporter of Pakistan's religious minorities, often considered heretics by the country's radicalized offshoots of Sunni Islam. The bullet af...


27 reportedly killed as gunmen invade Kaduna village

Residents said the killings occurred around 2:30 p.m. when the bandits stormed the village in large numbers on motorcycles. The village, in the Birnin-Gwari a...


Politicians should have same respect as judges, generals: PM Abbasi

While referring to upcoming general elections, the premier said that the vote of the people should be respected. About Afghan issue, the prime minister said A...


Gunfight between security forces and militants in Indian Kashmir

On Saturday, three rebels were killed in a firefight with security forces in Srinagar during a six-hour confrontation, including a top commander of the Lash...


Free Comic Book Day Returns to Cleveland This Saturday

According to the Free Comic Book Day website , the event is hosted every year on the first Saturday in May worldwide as an opportunity to bring readers int...


Russian opposition leader detained at Moscow protest

The unrest Saturday comes less than a week after tens of thousands came out on May 1 to protest restrictions on the Internet after the authorities started tryin...


Big Read, Cinco de Mayo hold celebrations at Carson City Library

Partyers in the USA brought in $658 million in booze revenue in 2013 alone. In fact, Mexican Independence Day is September 16. Trump's statement also praised ...


Iowa Just Banned Abortions For Any Baby With A Heartbeat

If a heartbeat is detected, the abortion would be prohibited except in cases involving medical emergency, rape, incest or fetal abnormalities deemed to be "in...


Eight, including three terrorists, killed in various parts in JK

A large quantity of arms and ammunition including three AK-47 rifles were recovered from the house where the terrorists were hiding. "Three bodies of terrorists...


Israeli army opens fire on Gaza protesters sixth week in a row

Due to strong winds from the east, smoke from their burning tires and tear gas pushed numerous Gazans back from the fence. At least a dozen young Palestinian...


White House Counsel Don McGhan expected to leave Trump administration

Trump has repeatedly said he wanted to talk to Mueller, a fellow Republican investigating alleged Russian meddling in the United States 2016 election and possib...


An 'Amazing Business': Buffett Buys 75M More Apple Shares In Q1

Up to Thursday's close, Apple stock had risen more than 5 percent since Berkshire disclosed on February 14 that it had raised its stake in the Cupertino, Cali...


Federal Judge Questions Mueller's Powers in Manafort Case

Why and who is the longtime political operative? Manafort has pleaded not guilty to all the charges. But Mueller has incorporated that investigation into hi...


Trump Administration Delays Tariffs on Some Countries

The US president imposed a worldwide 25% tariff on steel imports and a 10% tariff on aluminum in March but granted temporary exemptions to Canada , Mexi...


Grand Rapids Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Saturday, May 12

A year ago the total food distributed was 200,000 pounds! Nonperishable food items placed by the mailbox will be picked up that day. The National Association ...