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Aug 23 2017

Trump Looked At the Eclipse and Twitter Celebrated with Memes

President Trump made the same mistake that scientists had been warning against for weeks: He looked directly into the sun without wearing protective glasses. The first f...

Aug 23 2017

Talaq verdict will usher in equality among women: Paresh Rawal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other political leaders on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court's landmark verdict, ruling that divorce among Muslims through the practice ...

Aug 23 2017

N. Korea media warns of 'catastrophe' over joint S. Korea-US drills

But US military and Trump administration officials said the 10-day military exercises set to begin Monday, would go ahead as scheduled. South Korea and the USA are set ...

Aug 23 2017

Baby rescued from rubble after deadly quake hits Italian isle of Ischia

Tourists are leaving the island as quickly as possible out of fear of aftershocks, some on special ferries made available. "The consul in Naples informs that according ...

Aug 22 2017

10 missing after US Navy ship and oil tanker collide off Singapore

Ten sailors are still missing after an American destroyer collided with a tanker in waters east of Singapore Monday. Five sailors were injured in the crash, and f...

Aug 22 2017

Missing journalist killed in Danish submarine accident

Madsen told the court that he subsequently buried the journalist at sea at an undisclosed location in Køge Bay. Copenhagen Police can additionally confirm that the curr...

Aug 22 2017

Gunman killed after wounding judge in ambush outside OH courthouse

Jefferson County Common Pleas Judge Joseph Bruzzese was shot as he walked toward the entrance of the courthouse just after 8 a.m., the Herald-Star reported. During the em...

Aug 22 2017

Finland 'terror' suspect identified after deadly stabbings

According to eyewitnesses cited in another report in Repubblica , the attacker shouted "Allah Akbar" - which translates as "God is great" - before stabbing people in ...

Aug 21 2017

Satellite watches remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey near Honduras

Today, isolated showers are expected over mainly eastern parishes during the morning and also over central and western parishes during the afternoon. NHC noted that ove...

Aug 21 2017

Flooding kills at least 700 people across South Asia

At least 20 per cent of the 28 million people in the landlocked Himalayan state are affected by what the United Nations has called the worst floods to hit the country f...

Aug 21 2017

US Secret Service crunched by Trump and family's travel

President Donald Trump's family size is partially responsible for the Secret Service running out of funds to pay its agents, according to a report. Because of the s...

Aug 20 2017

Eight People injured After Stabbing Attack in Russia, Attacker Shot Dead

The horrific incident happened this morning in the Russian city of Surgut , and at least eight people are seriously injured. Apparently, a man with a knife just started ...

Aug 20 2017

Wood close to Burnley switch

I believe more in the player than in the money and I believe that he can help the team to achieve our goals. Wood confirmed that it has been his ambition to play at t...

Aug 20 2017

Trump, in a gift to industry, puts new infrastructure at flood risk

Trump will sign an executive order that will end the requirement that flood prone infrastructure is built with rising sea levels in mind, which means that thanks to Tru...

Aug 20 2017

Pelosi: Remove Confederate Statues From The Capitol

But there's one prominent display of Confederate statuary that to an even greater extent represents unsuppressed rebel yells in the very heart of the Republic the Confede...

Aug 20 2017

U.S. condemns 'power grab' by new Venezuelan assembly

The Venezuelan chapter of Transparency global says that 40 of 77 opposition mayors have been threatened or punished by the government since 2013, with some removed and ja...

Aug 20 2017

23 dead as train derails in northern India

In January almost 40 people were killed when eight coaches and the engine of a passenger train derailed in the forest area of southern Andra Pradesh. A local lawmaker s...

Aug 20 2017

3 young girls killed in Maryland home

At some point, he reportedly stabbed all three children to death, but the motive so far is still unclear. "We are now in the midst of a major investigation into what ha...

Aug 19 2017

China, India are dangerously close to military conflict in the Himalayas

Delhi and Beijing had entered into a bilateral agreement in 2006 regarding the sharing of data, but this year, China apparently was not forthcoming with the data, alleg...

Aug 19 2017

Statue of Pro-Slavery Supreme Court Justice Removed In Maryland

Hogan had previously resisted activist calls to remove Taney's monument but changed his mind following the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville . Hogan called ...