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Jun 25 2017

White police officer shoots off-duty black officer in St Louis

Acting police chief Lawrence O'Toole said officers were pursuing stolen auto when three suspects inside opened fire on Wednesday night. Officers pursued the vehicle, a wh...

Jun 24 2017

Should The Killing Of Nabra Hassanen Have Been Called Road Rage?

STERLING, Va. (AP) - Whether a mourner in a black robe at a mosque or a soccer mom in a T-shirt and shorts at a community vigil , reaction to 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen...

Jun 24 2017

EUCOM releases photos of close encounter between Russian jet, Air Force plane

Shoigu was reported to be en route to the Russian exclave ofKaliningrad for a meeting to discuss how well Russia's western flank was defended. On June 21, Russia ac...

Jun 24 2017

Iranians hold annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missile

Iran staged anti-Israel rallies across the country on Friday, with protesters condemning Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "Death to Israel " ...

Jun 24 2017

Nitish sticks to stand on Kovind, attacks Cong for fielding Meira

In another development, left leaders, who are in touch of Arvind Kejriwal, AAP chief said that he is too willing to support the opposition candidate. Addressing media a...

Jun 24 2017

At least 10 dead as two powerful explosions strike Parachinar

Pakistani officials, however, have played down the presence of the Islamic State, also referred to as I.S., in the country. At least 11 people were killed and 24 wounde...

Jun 24 2017

USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The shoot down comes two days after the USA announced it shot down a Syrian regime fighter jet on Sunday after it dropped bombs near US -backed Syrian Kurdish forces adva...

Jun 24 2017

Yoga belongs to whole world, says Sushma Swaraj

Scores of young and old attended the International Yoga Day and practiced yoga lessons. Television footage showed Indian soldiers performing yoga in their military ov...

Jun 24 2017

Camden evacuates tower block after Grenfell fire

A local London council has made a decision to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns following the devastating fire that k...

Jun 23 2017

American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

USA officials learned of Warmbier's medical condition last week during a meeting with a North Korean official, and by Monday, a US delegation including a medical team h...

Jun 23 2017

Trump returns to Florida to unveil Cuba policy

President Trump's aides say that Mr. Hussein Obama's easing of United States restrictions has done nothing to advance political freedoms in Cuba, while benefiting the C...

Jun 23 2017

Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on IS

The row prompted the Australian government to announce that it would "temporarily" halt its airstrikes in Syria . A US-led coalition fighter jet has shot down a Syri...

Jun 22 2017

Trump "100%" willing to testify under oath

It is not yet known whether Session will testify to the committee in public or private. MARTIN: So what exactly from James Comey's testimony made the case? "I tend ...

Jun 22 2017

Islamic State blows up iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

The Iraqi military said in a statement that ISIS "committed another historical crime by blowing up the al-Nuri mosque and its historical al-Hadba minaret". Still, the U...

Jun 22 2017

Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

The president's volatile and unpredictable personality could make it harder for either side to reject proposed concessions or goodwill gestures. The new settlement - ...

Jun 22 2017

France's Macron to reshuffle govt after huge parliament win

After the presidency triumph on May 7, France's youngest top official enjoyed a landslide majority in the National Assembly , making the party, he had created a year...

Jun 22 2017

Nigeria to Become 3rd Most Populous Country By 2050

Although a fifth of the world's population lives in China , growth and fertility rates in the country are amongst the lowest in the world, and demographers warn of an ac...

Jun 21 2017

US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

The announcement came after the United States military shot down a Syrian warplane on Sunday, accusing the regime of attacking the US-allied Syrian Democratic Forces ...

Jun 20 2017

Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

Trump advisers describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets carrying coverage and insisting he is the target of a consp...

Jun 20 2017

Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the USA election, adding that Washington had tried to...