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Former Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim Released From Prison On Full Pardon

The pardon , granted by Malaysia's King Muhammad V, was announced last week, a day after Mahathir Mohamad , the 92-year-old political stalwart who was prime minister for more than 20 years until he resigned in 2003, returned to power after a 15-yea...

Facing with new USA sanctions, European businesses plot Iran pullout

Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate change accord and the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran threaten Europe's own foreign policy, which was long complementary to Washington's. They also agreed to "initiate work to protect European companies...

Officer shoots armed 19-year-old former student at IL high school

A school resource officer in IL is being hailed as a hero after stopping a gunman at a high school on Wednesday morning. Police say the 19-year-old fired shots at Dixon High School. The Dixon community is hailing the actions of a police officer a...

Trump Jr. says he didn't tell his Dad before meeting Russians

The Trump campaign has dismissed the meeting as part of a bait-and-switch Russian lobbying effort to amend a 2012 law known as the Magnitsky Act that placed sanctions on Russians over human rights abuses. There are many new nuggets to take away from ...

President Trump Holds Roundtable on Sanctuary Cities

President Trump said Wednesday that he was going for "full funding" for a border wall in the upcoming spending bill. Residents in heavily immigrant communities in his city report more crime so providing safe harbor to illegal immigrant criminals...

18 bodies recovered, 50 trapped in Varanasi flyover collapse

I have sent Dy CM and minister Neelkanth Tiwari to the spot. Varanasi , in northern India, is the parliamentary constituency of Narendra Modi, the prime minister. The incident occurred post-noon, officials said, adding that rescue teams were rushe...

Kashmiris Beaten by Mob In Delhi Colony, Residents Say They Started It

An FIR under appropriate sections of the law has been registered on the complaint, they police said. In the video, the woman's screams for help can be heard, while an irate mob ruthlessly kept on beating her with sticks. We have asked for police pr...

US Bishop To Deliver Address At Royal Wedding

A weekly overview of the chatter from Kensington Palace and beyond. It has been announced that US Bishop, Michael Bruce Curry , will be part of the team who officiate the couple. From the guest list to the wedding dress, here's everything you ne...

Case dismissed, Gov. Greitens apologizes to family, friends, Missourians

Prosecutors said they plan to name either a special prosecutor or one of St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner's assistants to refile the charge and move forward with the case. Prospective jurors seldom made eye contact with Greitens on Monday. ...

More Showers Possible, After Storms Roll Across Northeast Oklahoma

Fri: High: 90 Low: 70 Partly cloudy, chance for evening/night storms. And even more storms will arrive for the end of the week, mainly Friday night and into Saturday for most of the Plains. Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. ...

EU's Barnier: No big progress on Brexit since March

According to Zakharieva, "substantive progress" needs to be achieved on Ireland, governance, and all remaining separation issues by next month. The European Union urged the United Kingdom to accelerate the Brexit - the exit from the EU if London ...

LePage among governors backing President Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster is joining the push to get President Donald Trump a Nobel Peace Prize . Messer announced he would nominate Trump for the prize, which has only been won by four other USA presidents, after a meeting between North Korean l...

Gunman Attempting To Rob Families Outside School Is Shot By Waiting Mum

The suspect fired his weapon, a.38 caliber revolver, once into the crowd. She is also married to a police lieutenant, the Daily Mail reports. The governor of São Paulo Márcio França described the mother-of-two as "very brave" and her reaction to ...

Heroic dog helps his friend to get out of the pool

An Arizona family filmed a remarkable video that showed a dog save his buddy who fell into a pool and struggled to get out. She said: 'So Remus and Smokey got a little rambunctious. Smokey then shakes himself off, and Remus jumps out to go play wit...

Holyrood refuses to back Brexit bill

Westminster has never before introduced legislation that covers devolved areas without the approval of the Scottish Parliament . "I'm not sure independence will ever be off the table until it is realised", Sturgeon said on Monday. "They can not ...

Family demands answers after man chased down and strangled by police

According to Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joseph Lopinto , narcotics officers were trying to engage Robinson while he was pulled over at a Shell station near the corner of Jefferson Highway and Labarre. He said Louisiana State Police, the Federal Bureau...

Amber Alert issued for 7 year old girl

The middle child told police that their mother placed socks in their mouths, bound their hands with duct tape and began stabbing the eldest child, MacKenzie said. Police have issued an Amber Alert for the missing young girl, urging anyone who see...

How California's proposed building standards will boost solar ABS

The State of California is mandating that most new homes have solar panels installed during construction, which will help it meet its renewable energy and greenhouse gas reduction goals. But the returns of energy savings in the form of cost savings w...

U.S. adds head of Iran's central bank to terrorist list, imposes sanctions

Tuesday's action seeks to cut off what the USA called a "critical" banking network for Iran, and deny those blacklisted access to the global financial system. That means that anyone, in any country, who does business with Seif or Tarzali could themse...

Car Crash Senior Prank Gets Compliments From Police

The school district couldn't have been more proud of its kids. At first glance, it looks like the wreck left a gaping hole in the side of the school building, just outside of the principal's office. "Now what are we going to do with it?" "But then ...

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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

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

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

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

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 ...

Don't Ask Rihanna About the Royal Wedding

But wait, it gets better. Under normal circumstances you'd delay a wedding when that happens, but that isn't really an option when the entire nation of Great Britian is involved....

Avenfield case: Court gives Nawaz, family more time to record statements

The court adjourned the Avenfield reference hearing till Monday to record the statements of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and retired Captain Safdar, under Section 342 of the Criminal...

Kenya's president signs new law that criminalises fake news, obscene content

The new law also provided for offences relating to computer systems, cyber espionage, false publications, child pornography, computer forgery, computer fraud, cyber stalking and ...

White House Weighs in on Laurel vs. Yanny Debate: 'I Hear Covfefe'

What do you hear?! "'Definitely Laurel .' 'Laurel?' Laurel , it's not Yanny at all", says Melissa Atkins. I've listened to Laurel and Yanny roughly one hundred times , and...

Federal Bureau of Investigation used secret program to gather info on Trump campaign

Mr McCarthy, a contributing editor at the National Review , wrote an article published last week headlined "Did the FBI Have a Spy in the Trump Campaign?" Earlier Thursday, th...

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Trump set to announce massive cuts to Planned Parenthood

Trump set to announce massive cuts to Planned Parenthood

Technically, federal funding can't go to abortions - but women's health organizations worked around that provision since the 1970s by formally referring patients to abortionists, w...

Zuckerberg accepts European Union parliament grilling over data scandal

Zuckerberg accepts European Union parliament grilling over data scandal

The founder and CEO of Facebook has accepted an invitation to come to Brussels as soon as next week, Antonio Tajani, president of the European Parliament, said in a Wednesday press...

New Jersey school bus and truck in head-on collision

New Jersey school bus and truck in head-on collision

A school bus and a truck have collided on a New Jersey interstate, leaving an unknown number of people injured. An official tells News 4 the bus came from East Brook Middle Schoo...

Stormy lawyer: Two more women may have deals with Trump

Stormy lawyer: Two more women may have deals with Trump

The disclosure comes at a time when Trump had previously denied knowing of the $130,000 payment to Daniels. More women with affair-payoff claims against President Donald Tru...

Kroger partners with Ocado

Kroger partners with Ocado

Ocado has already partnered with Groupe Casino , Sobeys Inc. and ICA Group . Ocado chief executive Tim Steiner said working with Kroger to transform the way in which USA...

IPL 2018 play-off scenarios: Mumbai Indians deepen conundrum for race

IPL 2018 play-off scenarios: Mumbai Indians deepen conundrum for race

Rahul's valiant 94 off 60 balls went in vain as Kings XI failed to chase down 186 thanks to some superb bowling by Jasprit Bumrah (3/15 ) and Mitchell McClenaghan (2/37). Jaspr...

European Union lauds commitment of Western Balkans to bloc's values

European Union lauds commitment of Western Balkans to bloc's values

That move has shaken the bloc to its foundations and a group of nations led by France insist that the European Union must first clean its own house before it invites anyone else...

Karnataka effect: Now Goa Congress stakes claim to form govt

Karnataka effect: Now Goa Congress stakes claim to form govt

The BJP won 13 seats in 2017, compared with 17 of the Congress . "Ailing Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar , who is in U.S. for last two months for medical treatment, is not abl...

Governor Vajubhai Vala holds key to power in Karnataka

Governor Vajubhai Vala holds key to power in Karnataka

The BJP , which appeared confident of returning to power in its only southern bastion, emerged as the single largest party but failed to cross the half-way mark in the 224-member ...