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Police confirm poisoned English couple handled an item contaminated with nerve agent

Police say specialists have determined that a British couple in their 40s who visited the city of Salisbury were poisoned by the same lethal toxin - developed...


Trump Unveils Court Pick on Monday

Wade is in fact settled law . Trump, however, maintained Thursday that Monday remains his chosen date for an announcement. Barrett , a longtime law profes...


Amul Thapar Not On Donald Trump's Shortlist For US Supreme Court

The three others interviewed were justices Brett Kavanaugh , Amy Coney Barrett and Raymond Kethledge. Trump is known to have interviewed at least seven can...


Nawaz Sharif jailed for 10 years in corruption case

Maryam's husband and PML-N lawmaker Muhammad Safdar was sentenced to one year in prison, prosecution lawyer Sardar Muzaffar Abbasi said. After the conviction,...


Syria: United Nations says number of displaced in south-west has reached 270,000

Southwest Syria is a "de-escalation zone" of reduced warfare and bombardment agreed by Russia , Jordan and the United States a year ago. Lusky, in a conferen...


Three Youtube Travel Vloggers Die after Falling over Huge Waterfall

Other members of the group have released a tribute video where they said: "There are truly no words that can be said to ease the pain and the devastation we ar...


Trump weighs 2 or 3 candidates for court, to meet with Pence

Wade and has said that they're not going to abide by that long-standing precedent, that I could not support that nominee", Collins told reporters at a holida...


South Korean basketball players arrive for games in North

The White House has characterized ongoing meetings as positive but not commented on recent news reports of USA intelligence assessments saying North Korea has b...


Thai rescuer in cave dies from lack of oxygen

Saman was 38 and is survived by his wife, his colleagues said. CNN described his cause of death as "due to a lack of air while attempting to return to a comma...


Statue of Liberty climber cheered as she pleads not guilty

Outside a Manhattan federal courthouse, where she pled not guilty to all charges of disorderly conduct and trespassing, Okoumou cited former first lady Mic...


Trump says North Korea talks 'going well', lashes out at critics

Pompeo will travel to Tokyo after Pyongyang to discuss the denuclearization of North Korea with Japanese and South Korean officials, a statement from the St...


Notorious French Prisoner Makes Daring Helicopter Escape

In 2013, Faid managed to escape from a prison in Lille, France , by taking four guards hostage and then detonating explosives hidden in a tissue box to blow ou...


Trump adviser Bolton sees summit with Putin as necessary

According to Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov, the meeting at the highest level in the third country convenient for both Russia and the United States. "I ...


Trump to revoke Obama-era guidelines on race in college admissions

And attorney general Sessions has made his distaste for affirmative action manifest, vowing to bring lawsuits against any universities that adopt admission...


Andheri bridge collapse: Mumbai’s dabbawalas suspend tiffin services on WR route

Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has "applauded the quick thinking and timely action of WR motorman Sawant at the time of the Andheri bridge mishap and announced ...


How an Alaska Senator Could Make or Break Trump's Supreme Court Plans

He will have four steadfastly liberal justices on his left and likely four deeply conservative ones to his right, including a second justice appointed by Presid...


Democratic Candidate Faces Questions Over Her 'Working Class' Bronx Background

She lived in the Bronx's Parkchester apartments before moving to Yorktown Heights at age 5 to attend a better public school than what was available in the Bronx...


Trump says his U.S. Supreme Court pick will be 'outstanding'

Susan Collins (R-Maine) remains on board with the president's selection, even though she has said she's ruled out multiple candidates due to their potential ...


Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs

Trump initially exempted key suppliers and allies like Canada from the 25 per cent duties on steel imports and 10 per cent on aluminum. The aid package - mor...


N. Korea aiming to hide ongoing nuclear production

Pompeo told CNN last week he would not put a timeline on negotiations with North Korea, but said the Trump administration will regularly assess the regime's s...