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World's heaviest woman, who suffered from rare thyroid condition, dies aged 37

The world's heaviest woman , Eman Ahmed from Egyptian, weighing roughly 500 kilogrammes arrives in Mumbai . Hospital officials said that numerous co-morbid...


Germany election: Angela Merkel wins fourth term

Chancellor Angela Merkel has claimed a mandate to form a new German government with her conservative bloc. "Of course we would have preferred a better res...


Trump Lashes Out at GOP Opponents of Health Care Bill

I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried", McCain said. Collins reiterated some of what's givin...


Rouhani: Iran to boost missile capabilities

The timing of the test was not disclosed by the broadcaster, although officials had said yesterday that it would be tested "soon". President Rouhani has vow...


North Korea tests another nuclear weapon

Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho comments Thursday on the sidelines of a United Nations gathering followed an extraordinary direct statement by Kim in response to ...


Kim warns Trump of "highest-level of hard-line" retaliation

President Donald Trump on Thursday announced new financial sanctions targeting North Korea as his administration seeks to build global support for more a...


Bengal child rights panel moves SC against moves to deport Rohingyas

On August 8 Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs dilip Kumar wrote to chief secretaries of all states requesting them to identify Rohingyas who had...


Qatar emir again urges dialogue, Trump says dispute to be resolved quickly

For more than 100 days Qatar has been subject to a Saudi-led boycott that shuttered Qatar's only land border, denied air space to its national airline and suspe...


Federal Bureau of Investigation allegedly wiretapped Paul Manafort before, after election

The monitoring stretched into 2017 following the renewal of the FISA warrant after the first one was discontinued a year ago. Warrants issued by the court est...


Where is Dominica? Island 'brutally hit' by Hurricane Maria

Forecasters expect it to continue to strengthen during the next 24 to 36 hours. Hurricane Maria has already caused major devastation on the Caribbean island...


Trump plans military parade for Independence Day

Although Trump is deeply unpopular in France, he was invited for the 100th Bastille Day ceremony in Paris by Macron in an effort to strengthen the relationship ...


AP Top 25: Defending champion Clemson makes move to No. 2

Not at the top, however. Clemson's 47-21 beat down of Louisville was impressive and will likely clear the way for the Tigers to return to the ACC title ga...


MGM getting closer to completion as CT casino talk continues

Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. MGM is already building a almost $1 billion casino in Springfield, M...


Burundi refugees killed in clashes with Congo forces

In total, according to the latest information, around 37 people were killed (36 Burundian and one member of the armed forces) and between 117 and 134 people wer...


North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with US

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley , left, and national security adviser H.R. McMaster participate in a September 15 news briefing at the Whit...


Donald Trump hits back at Clinton, with a golf ball, on Twitter

It's refreshing to have a politician in the White House that isn't afraid to crack a joke every once in a while. But not Donald Trump-he is just the president...


CNN Commentator Clay Travis: '1st Amendment and Boobs' Never Let Me Down

After this most recent wreck in the intersection of politics and athletics, maybe Travis should take his own advice and stick to sports - or at least spend le...


XI beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in 2nd T-20

Arthur said Pakistan's inexperienced and young team had failed to keep its discipline in the last five overs on Wednesday."It was disappointing that we could ...


NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Gets Opera Send-off

An illustration of the Cassini probe flying over Saturn . NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute; Kevin M. Gill/Flickr (CC BY 2.0 )With just hours left...


Japanese PM and wife take stroll with PM Modi in Indian attires

Shinzo Abe, the Japanese Prime Minister is on a two day visit to India, where he is being hosted in Gujarat, Prime Minister Modi's home state. However, the fact...


Supreme Court Sides With Trump Administration Over Refugee Ban (For Now)

The Supreme Court will allow the Trump administration to keep blocking a large group of would-be refugees from entering the United States during the 120-d...


ESPN calls Jemele Hill's Trump comments 'inappropriate'

Also, "Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime". " She didn't get fired [because] disney and ESPN are fine w/liberal racism vs conse...


Forecasters studying path of Hurricane Jose

Deputy Director at The Bahamas Department of Meteorology Jeffery Simmons speaking with The Bahama Journal said it too early to predict the storm's exact path bu...


UCLA ties UC Berkeley in new US News & World rankings

WIU ranks 36th out of 54 Midwestern colleges and universities, and is one of two IL public universities in the rankings . For the second time in as many we...


Lady Gaga planning to take a break from music

But it's liberating too". It's like a guy passing me a note through his friend.' She also stated that when her tour is over she would take a bit of time off to ...


Miss North Dakota Cara Mund is crowned Miss America 2018

Before competing in the Miss America competition, Weber stopped by WDBJ7 to talk about her ties to the area from graduating from Hollins University in 2017 wi...


Heroic Florida Residents Help Rescue Manatees Stranded by Irma

Hurricane Center. A full-grown manatee can weigh in the neighborhood of 1,000 pounds, so moving one is no small task. "We actually reached out to some frie...


Anderson back on top of ICC bowling rankings

He also said advice from former West Indies bowlers on how to use the English conditions had been a boost. "We should not be afraid of going over there (to Aust...


Russian Federation and South Korea at odds over North Korea sanctions

All this is unfolding as Russia's relations with Washington have plummeted amid allegations of interference in the United States elections, sanctions and ti...


After waiting in line for hours, man offers last generator to stranger

Without a generator to keep machines going, her father could die. Then, a customer with a generator in his cart approached her and told her she could have i...