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Jul 06 2018

Investigators' emails to US Rep. Jordan went to bad address

Since Ohio State launch its own investigation into the abuse allegations, student-athletes from 14 sports have come forward with similar sexual misconduct accusations ...

Jul 06 2018

HHS now estimates under 3,000 kids separated from parents in government custody

Azar also revised upward the number of migrant children being held to "under 3,000", a week after saying the number was closer to 2,000. "It sounds easy", Azar said, ...

Jul 06 2018

Verdict expected in ex-Pakistani prime minister Sharif's corruption trial

Maryam's husband retired Captain Safdar was sentenced to a year in prison. He and his children are in London with Nawaz's wife, Kulsoom, who is being treated for cancer...

Jul 06 2018

Statue of Liberty stamp mistake to cost US Postal Service $3.5 million

The National Park Service made a decision to evacuate more than 4,000 visitors from Liberty Island on Wednesday "out of an abundance of caution", said spokesman Jerry...

Jul 06 2018

US Would Be at War With North Korea If Not for Me

She declined to confirm or deny recent media reports of intelligence assessments saying North Korea has been expanding its weapons capabilities. Secretary of State ...

Jul 05 2018

Soccer Team to be Taken out of Thai Cave in Stages

Meanwhile, His Majesty the King, according to Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon, said the boys have to be extracted as quickly as possible. "We worked so hard to f...

Jul 05 2018

Former Trump attorney says he will not be a punching bag

Unlike his former boss, who lashed out at the Federal Bureau of Investigation for swooping down on Cohen's home, hotel suite and office in April, tweeting " a total wit...

Jul 05 2018

Former Malaysian premier Najib charged in graft probe

He faces three counts of criminal breach of trust and one count of abuse of power. Each charge - all of which he denied - could see him jailed for up to 20 years. "I ex...

Jul 05 2018

Iran's Rouhani hints at threat to neighbors' exports if oil sales halted

Since Trump's announcement of the US withdrawal in May, his administration has sought to reimpose sanctions on Iran and has encouraged other countries to do the same. "...

Jul 04 2018

Governor Holcomb directs flags to be flown at half-staff

Attendees at the "celebration of life" on Monday said they would remember Hiaasen for how he lived, rather than the way he died senselessly at the hands of a gunman. "But...

Jul 02 2018

New York City: Tens of Thousands Protest President Trump's Immigration Policies

Across the nation, ICE has never seemed more visible as anger continues over the separation of families under the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy. In maj...

Jun 30 2018

Hundreds arrested at Washington protest over Trump immigration policy

The protest, organized by a coalition of organizations including the Women's March and local immigrant advocacy group CASA de Maryland, was meant to demand the abolishmen...

Jun 30 2018

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Trump Administration on Travel Ban

The travel ban's stated goals of preventing entry to the USA of people who can not be adequately vetted and inducing other countries to improve their security practices p...

Jun 30 2018

Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee

But when asked on Friday whether he'll be asking potential candidates about abortion or Roe , Trump said, "That's not a question I'll be asking", adding he thinks that i...

Jun 28 2018

EU leaders tackle political flare-up over migrants

Merkel also got Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to attend the mini-summit by telling him pre-written conclusions had been withdrawn, Italian officials said. Merke...

Jun 24 2018

Italy to pick up migrants, impound German charity ship

Merkel said Germany remains committed to the Paris climate accord fighting global warming but acknowledged that the country still needs to do more to curb emissions, ...

Jun 24 2018

North Korea still an unusual and extraordinary threat, says Donald Trump

In the meeting, Kim committed to "complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula", while Trump pledged "security guarantees" to the North, Yonhap News Agency reporte...

Jun 24 2018

Investors feeling the jitters ahead of Turkish election

But Sunday's twin elections, for both president and parliament, represent the greatest challenge Erdoğan and his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) have faced sin...

Jun 24 2018

Grieve denies Tory Brexit rebels could bring down…

Up to 12 Conservative MPs had reportedly been ready to vote against the whip and back an amendment to ensure that MPs had a "meaningful vote" if there was no deal by 21...

Jun 24 2018

Israeli PM's wife Sara Netanyahu is charged with fraud

This is in violation of rules that prohibit ordering meals from outside the residence when a cook is employed, which Netanyahu reportedly tried to hide. "There was no f...