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Four Russian military personnel killed in Syria's Deir al-Zor - Ifax

The fighting erupted after several groups of rebels attacked an artillery battery of the Syrian regime forces, the ministry said. Rami Abdel Rahman, the head ...


Body found of National Guardsman swept away by flood waters

Howard County police identified him today as 39-year-old Eddison Hermond of Severn. In the restaurant, a woman approached Mr. Hermond and others saying she ...


Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

The two ships passed within 12 miles of four islands - Tree, Lincoln, Triton and Woody - according to a United States defence official. The spokesman also cal...


Ireland's Indian-origin PM Leo Varadkar campaigns to lift abortion ban

She didn't get the medical treatment she needed because of the eighth amendment . If Ireland votes "Yes" to repeal the Eighth Amendment , the existing ...


South and North Korean leaders in surprise meeting today

Apparently, the president's comments came after North Korea said it was still willing to engage in direct talks, calling the planned summit between Trump and Ki...


Twitter Reacts to Ireland's Historic Abortion Vote

People celebrate at Dublin Castle as the official results of the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution are announced in favour of the ye...


US Disinvites China From Military Exercise Amid Rising Tensions

China says it has every right to build what it calls necessary defensive facilities on its own territory. The exclusion of the Chinese navy from the RIMPAC ...


South Korea: North committed to 'complete' denuclearisation, summit with Trump

It allowed Mr Moon to push for a US-North Korean summit that he sees as the best way to ease animosity that had some fearing a war a year ago. Moon and Kim ag...


Australian Grandmother Receives Death Penalty For Smuggling Meth

Exposto, 54, was arrested in December 2014 in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur on her way home to Sydney from Shanghai. The grandmother, and mother-of-four, t...


Census: Ankeny is 4th-fastest growing large city in US

San Antonio led the nation past year in total population growth and was the fastest-growing among major metropolitan areas in Texas, the latest U.S. Census Bur...


Longtime Cohen Business Partner Agrees to Plea Deal

Freidman pleaded guilty Tuesday to pocketing $5 million in passenger fees that were supposed to fund public transportation. Public records show that Cohen t...


Kelly for False Imprisonment & 'Painful and Abusive Sex'

Kelly often recorded them having sexual intercourse even though she didn't consent to it. The suit, filed in New York Supreme Court, states allegations of ...


'American Idol' Final Two Maddie Poppe and Caleb Hutchinson Talk Secret Romance

No, the biggest bombshell may have been the news dropped by Caleb Lee Hutchinson toward the end of the finale: he and Maddie Poppe are dating. Darius Ruc...


M&S says it must accelerate change or fade away

Shares in Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) have jumped in London this morning, even as the blue-chip retailer revealed a hefty slump in full-year profits, reflec...


Venezuela election: Maduro wins second term amid poor voter turnout

The White House on Monday announced it would block the Venezuelan government from selling off the nation's assets in exchange for cash in response to what it ca...


Hawaii volcano summit erupts, residents urged to take shelter

An ash cloud rose up to 30,000 feet above sea level. "The magma is something like 300 or 400 meters below the surface, and when that happens, ground water can...


Trump helped Europe lose its illusions - Tusk

At the outset of a summit of European leaders whose agenda items, point by point, have to do with the flames of crises that many Europeans see as ignited by Pr...


President Trump Trying to Bring ZTE Back to Life

And President Trump needs China's cooperation in ironing out the trade spat, not to mention North Korea and a host of other issues. This sometimes leads to gl...


France condemns United States move to re-impose sanctions

Paris . Europe is prepared to introduce measures to nullify the effect of Donald Trump imposing sanctions on any non-US firm that continues to do business with...


The Israeli soccer team formerly known as Beitar Jerusalem?

The 70th anniversary of the foundation of Israel will mark 7 decades as refugees for Palestinians who fled their homeland. He stated that security measures ...


North Korea nuclear site shutdown: Trump's "big win"… isn't

The ceremony is created to gain positive publicity ahead of the Trump-Kim summit , and the North said it would invite journalists from the United States, Sou...


Seven people dead in Australia, worst mass shooting since 1996 Video

Locals in the small South West communities of Osmington and Margaret River are in mourning tonight following the mass shooting that saw three generations of o...


Policeman killed in Kashmir

He said that in the process the said official was injured, who consequently succumbed to his injury . "All weapons and ammunition were saved", said the police....


Election Commission seizes thousands of voter ID cards in Bengaluru

The BJP should have welcomed Rahul's declaration of his prime ministerial ambitions, the NDA ally said , adding that it was against democracy to make fun of ...


Victory Day parade in Red Square

Putin reviewed the parade from a tribune packed with Soviet war veterans, some of whom wore rows of campaign medals and clutched red roses. Putin, whose relat...


AT&T paid Trump lawyer for 'insights' on new administration

It said Novartis Investments S.A.R.L., a subsidiary of Switzerland-based pharmaceutical giant Novartis, made four payments of $99,980 each to Cohen's company be...


Trump Administration Ends Protected Status for almost 90000 Hondurans Living in US

DHS said in a statement that conditions "that resulted from the hurricane have notably improved" and the disruption caused by the hurricane had "decreased to ...


Erdogan Vows To Maintain Security, Peace And Achieve Goals Of Election Manifesto

Speaking to thousands of supporters in Istanbul, Erdogan said Turkey's operations along its southern border would continue "until not a single terrorist is le...


Twitter in password warning

The company made a total of $61 million in the first three months of this year, thanks in part to the strong growth in advertising revenue and decent gain in us...


Manafort's lawyer punches big hole in Mueller investigation

The Judge has not yet ruled on Manafort's motion to dismiss the charges against him, the report added. Prosecutors countered in their own filing that an inv...