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China denies trying to supplant U.S. role in global affairs

Previously, US President Donald Trump had lashed out at India for high import tariff on Harley-Davidson motorcycle, despite New Delhi's slashed customs duty on imported motorcycles from high brands to 50%. During the meeting between Prime Minister Mo...

Moyes blasts West Ham fans: Gold is an old man

There were also further stoppages in play after both of Wood's goals, with one intruder planting the corner flag in the centre circle in a show of frustration. When asked what he'd said to the players at full-time, Moyes responded: "I've told them th...

Israel Shoots Dead Palestinian in West Bank

The Arabs have already clearly expressed their views on this matter in many occasions, he said. Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian man during clashes in the occupied West Bank on Friday, the Palestinian Health Ministry said. A statement...

Trump's ex-aide Bannon to address National Front congress in France

Bannon's arrival was also questioned by former party head Jean-Marie Le Pen, from whom Marine took over the leadership in 2011. He was ousted from the White House previous year amid tensions and stepped down as chairman of Breitbart News Network in...

Erdogan: Turkish Forces to Enter Afrin At Any Moment

The Turkish president's comments depict the country's increasing confidence to press its military operation against the Kurdish militants in the Afrin region to a successful conclusion after some 50 days of intense fighting. "Our target is Afrin". ...

Horse, spooked on Florida dance floor, throws off semi-naked rider

Miami Beach Police say they're investigating. Colleen O'Brien, Vice President of PETA, added, "We know horese are skittish animals who don't belong among the pounding music, shouting crowds and flashing lights of a nightclub". A Miami Beach club is...

Aid reaches Syria's Ghouta amid renewed regime attacks

Syrian state television aired footage of a single bus carrying 13 "fighters" and family members out of the enclave through Al-Wafideen checkpoint, without giving their affiliation. The offensive has killed more than 975 civilians, including more tha...

Jeff Flake threatens bill to nullify Trump's tariffs

Speaking to employees of Home Depot in Atlanta, Ryan, a Republican, added: "I'm just not a fan of broad-based, across-the-board tariffs because I think you'll have a lot of unintended consequences. Another senator, Republican Mike Lee of Utah, in Jan...

Tripura BJP chief urges CM to check for skeletons in septic tanks

A day after the State President of BJP, Biplab Kumar Deb took an oath as the new Chief Minister, the ruling government in Tripura on Saturday made a decision to set up a high-level expert body to propose ways and means to raise the salaries and all...

Don't Forget to "Spring Forward" This Sunday

Beginning in 2006, all of in now observes Daylight Saving Time. (2) The state of Montana is exempt from daylight savings time, as allowed by federal law. And yes, I would just as soon forget the whole thing. That's actually been tried before. ...

Schools Not Allowing Students To Walk Out To Protest School Violence

It includes a three-day waiting period for most gun purchases, raises the minimum age to 21 to purchase a gun and gives police more authority to confiscate weapons. Under Florida's court procedures, the decision has the effect of a not guilty ple...

South Korea military exercises are on, despite Trump's planned meeting with Kim

The U.S. president is walking into a risky, even unsafe situation, with a deeply uncertain outcome. Kim has tried to make rising living standards a hallmark of this leadership, and the sanctions have threatened that pillar of his legitimacy.

In a historic move, SC allows 'living will' of terminally ill persons

The court said its guidelines set out "will prevail until the government comes out with legislation". "We must say thanks to her", she told PTI in Mumbai. May 11, 2005: SC takes note of PIL of NGO " Common Cause " seeking nod to allow terminally-ill...

Martin Shkreli Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison

Shkreli was found guilty on two counts of securities fraud for duping hedge fund investors in MSMB Capital Management and MSMB Healthcare about the financial performance of the two companies that he operated. District Court on Friday for defrauding ...

Kenyatta, opposition leader pledge to heal divisions

The two have been at odds since the presidential election in August, which the nation's highest court nullified over poll irregularities. "Mr. Odinga's unilateral, irrational and erratic decision to betray the fight for electoral justice, the cultu...

Sri Lanka Declares Emergency After Communal Riots

Sri Lanka's army soldiers stand guard near a burnt house after a clash between two communities in Digana, central district of Kandy, Sri Lanka March 6, 2018. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also ordered an investigation into alleged police inacti...

Video of mother's emotional arrest by Border Patrol sparks protest

The U.S. Customs and border Protection said in a statement that she was an organizer for a human smuggling operation. The girls wail in distress and another asks: "Where is she going?" as the vehicle is driven away and they are left alone at the ...

17-year-old student killed in accidental shooting at Alabama high school

Police believe the shots were produced by accident but did not give any explanation. "Due to their diligent work a person of interest has been taken into custody". When the gunshots were heard, students still present in the school building were tak...

Pregnant woman dies after cop allegedly kicked her two-wheeler

Both Raja and his wife, Usha, fell on the road. As the traffic policeman, identified as Kamaraj, signaled the bike to be stopped, the victim's husband refused and instead fled from the spot initiating a chase. The report should include details on a...

BR Ambedkar's statue defaced in Chennai

Sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Ankur Srivastava, who also rushed to the spot with Mishra, said the damaged 17-inch statue has been replaced and action would be taken against the vandals. Unidentified persons vandalised a statue B R Ambedkar in Utta...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...