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Delta Fire 40903 Acres: I-5 to remain closed

A temporary flight restriction continues to be in effect over the fire area. Due to the public safety threat posed by the Delta Fire , visitors and tourists wi...


Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own; kills man

Allison also revealed that she was visiting NY when she received a call informing her that Botham had been killed in his own apartment. Hall said the offi...


Swedish far-right leader says party 'won' vote

With nearly all districts having reported, the ruling center-left Social Democrats and Greens and their Left Party parliamentary allies had 40.6 percent of the ...


Trump spooked Pentagon with almost-sent tweet on N.Korea: Woodward

Ultimately the tweet was never sent. Trump also tweeted "TREASON?" According to a clip from the show, Trump made a comparison between his salary and those o...


Women and children among dead in 'tragic' Perth massacre

Five people were found dead in a suburb of Perth , Australia, police said. "The man now assisting police remains in custody, no charges have been laid at t...


Ex-Trump adviser jailed in Russian Federation inquiry

Papadopoulos pleaded guilty in October to making false statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about his correspondence with Russian nationals ...


Dallas police officer arrested in shooting death of Botham Shem Jean

Responding officers administered aid to the victim, a 26-year-old male, at the scene. "He was real. He was down to earth". On the night of his death, she though...


Florence weakens to a tropical storm

The risk of a direct impact along the USA east coast has increased but the NHC says there is still a very large uncertainty in the model. Historically speaking,...


India Overturns Colonial Anti-LGBT Law, Decriminalizing Homosexuality

That the law must not discriminate is one aspect of equality. The court observed that Section 377 forced the LGBTQ community to "live in hiding" and as "secon...


Trump mocks light sentence for George Papadopoulos

Then speaking directly to Papadopoulos , Moss said: "I know the sentence is painful to you I'm sure you're wondering what case what comes next", and that he wa...


Death Toll from Powerful Earthquake in Northern Japan Rises

Flights resumed from midday at Hokkaido's main airport, New Chitose, with more flights planned for the afternoon, airline officials said. The Fukushima incide...


Third body found after boat collision at California-Arizona border

Mortensen says Lewis was a California resident, but her hometown hasn't been determined. Lewis was among more than a dozen people ejected from the boats in ...


Arterial Majerhat Bridge in Kolkata Collapses, Several Trapped

At least 20-25 injured people have been rescued by fire officials while more people are feared trapped under the rubble, officials said. Some local people all...


Trump to Bloomberg: Sessions' job is safe until at least November elections

Republicans on Capitol Hill have been anxious the President would complicate Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court and place further controversy a...


Trump attacks Sessions, suggests DOJ hurt GOP in midterms

In his latest comments undermining the Justice Department's traditional independence, Mr Trump tweeted that "Obama era investigations, of two very popular Rep...


'Very strong' typhoon Jebi on course to hit Japan

Typhoon Jebi , heading north, was forecast to make landfall later in the day and cross the main island of Honshu. Tens of thousands of buildings have been lef...


Malaysia women caned for attempting to have lesbian sex

However, the act was slammed by rights activists as a "grave miscarriage of justice", AFP reported, and it comes amid concerns around growing intolerance toward...


Trump warns Assad, Syrian allies on reported plan for Idlib province offensive

The tweet followed a call by Iran yesterday for militants to be "cleaned out" of the province as... "All of Syrian territory must be preserved and all the s...


Chinese billionaire arrested in Minneapolis

JD.com, which stands for Jingdong, is the rival of the popular Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba Group led by CEO Daniel Zhang. Mr Liu, one of China's riche...


Russia's Putin says killing of Ukraine rebel leader a 'dastardly' crime

The former coalmine electrician and businessman rose rapidly as a rebel leader. Earlier this year, three sources who led the original uprising in 2014 told ...


Two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years over Rohingya investigation

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were detained last December after a late-night meeting with police officers who handed them documents in what has been describ...


Pentagon suspends $300M in military aid to Pakistan

Huma Baqai said Pakistan had always offered to play a role for Afghanistan peace and now even the U.S. had accepted Pakistan's stance that there was no military...


President Edgar Lungu arrives in Beijing China

Chinese officials say this year's summit will strengthen Africa's role in Xi's Belt and Road initiative to link China by sea and land with Southeast and Centr...


Sen. John McCain: What to know about Washington tributes on Saturday

Senator John McCain was remembered as a "true American hero" and a bad driver with a wicked sense of humour at a crowded church service that ended with the pl...


Germany to Boost Funds for Palestinians After US Cut

UNRWA now looks after more than 5 million people in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. The U.S. German Fo...


Russian navy to hold drills off Syria as Idlib offensive looms

UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura told reporters that there was a high concentration of foreign fighters in Idlib , including an estimated 10,000 terrorists, b...


Hospital expecting more patients from New Mexico bus crash

Louis to Los Angeles , left Albuquerque Thursday and was on the road for about two hours when, police say, the semi-truck blew one of its tires and swerved acro...


Woman Seen In Restraints Ringing A Doorbell Is Found

When they arrived, deputies found the body of the woman's 48-year-old boyfriend inside. The sheriff's office also determined that the woman in the video was...


White House casts blame on China for North Korea challenges

While the Pentagon suspended the large scale Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, it has continued to carry out joint exercises with South Korea up to the battalion...


White House re-lowers flag for John McCain

Questioned whether he believed McCain - a former Navy pilot who was shot down over Vietnam - was a hero, Trump remained stone-faced behind the Resolute Desk in ...


Donald Trump announces lawyer Don McGahn is leaving via Twitter

Since a year ago, investigators in Congress probing allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation have unearthed voluminous evidenc...


Mattis: US Urging Russia to Prevent Chemical Weapons Strike in Syria

There were still negotiations over the offensive going on between Russian Federation and Turkey, as well as with Iran which also supports Damascus in the war, t...


Former Vatican official accuses Pope of covering up abuse by ex-Cardinal

The document's authenticity was confirmed to The Associated Press by an Italian journalist, Marco Tosatti, who said he was with Vigano when the archbishop wro...


Obama And Bush To Speak At McCain Service, But Not Trump

John McCain expressed his deep gratitude and love of country, and offered words of wisdom to his fellow Americans. "McCain or at his family or his team", she ...


China, South Korea respond to Trump's criticism on North Korea progress

Because Trump is a liar, we don't actually know if this is true or if it will remain true past, say, next Thursday, but his announcement seems largely due to Tr...


Australia's new PM announces Cabinet World News

A second by-election may be called if former foreign minister Julie Bishop, who lost her leadership bid last Friday, quits parliament before the next election. ...


Trump executive granted immunity in Cohen inquiry

Then this month, nearly simultaneously, his campaign chair was found guilty of fraud, and his personal attorney pleaded guilty to, among other things, breakin...


Trump Tells Attorney General Sessions To Release DOJ/FBI Subversion Documents

He owes at least $1.4 million to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) after pleading guilty on Tuesday to tax evasion, campaign finance violations and bank frau...


Mass shooting reported in Jacksonville, Florida: sheriff's office

Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams declined Sunday to comment on possible reasons for the attack. Police have not released a possible motive. Williams said ...


Trump reportedly nixed statement praising life of John McCain

Following the senator's death, Trump posted a tweet that offered his "deepest sympathies and respect" to McCain's family but made no mention of the McCain's s...