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11 killed in Venezuela capital amid violent protests and looting

It wasn't clear whether these marchers would have any more success reaching the office than Wednesday's thousands of demonstrators, who were directed away from ...


US launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

That particular mock bomb landed in a dry lake bed at the Tonopah Test Range. Gen. Michael Lutton , NNSA's principal assistant deputy administrator for militar...


Tillerson, US, Russia relations at low point following meeting with Putin

In 2013, as a businessman, Trump advised former US President Barack Obama not to strike Syria after a sarin gas attack near Damascus was reported. "But I do thi...


Tucson restaurant shooter identified as city fire captain

One woman was injured with a gunshot to the leg and is being treated at a local hospital, Gress said. Gress identified the other man as 65-year-old Eliot Cob...


United States complaints over Iran nuclear deal's implementation 'irrelevant': Russian Federation

The US admitted this week that Iran has stuck to its side of the bargain, but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said it would not stop Iran becoming a nuclear-ar...


UK blames Russia for Syria deaths

Haley on Friday told a special session of the UN Security Council that the U.S. was "prepared to do more" in Syria and that it was Washington's "vital natio...


Champs-Elysees gunman had note defending IS group

Molins said the shooter had arrived in a vehicle, walked out of the passenger seat and opened fire with a Kalashnikov at around 8.47 p.m. local time (1847GMT) o...


Half Of Brits Back PM Theresa May Ahead Of Snap Vote

Last year's vote to leave the European Union split Labour's traditional supporter base, which is divided between typically pro-EU inner city voters, and worki...


UK's Corbyn Vows to Defeat 'Cosy Cartel' That Protects Wealthy

After debating the motion put forward by May in Parliament, 522 of the 650 sitting MPs threw their support behind the early election, well and truly passing the...


In Venezuela, Young Protester Killed and Opposition Leader Barred From Office

He was considered the opposition's best hope of defeating Socialist President Nicolas Maduro in elections scheduled for 2018. The move against Capriles ma...


Attacks test Egypt's president who orders state of emergency

More action is needed to protect Church communities in Egypt from attack, according to one of the country's Catholic bishops, who has appealed for prayer for ...


May Signals She Won't Give More Brexit Details During Election

A snap poll published on Thursday by British pollster ICM found that 55 percent of respondents backed May's decision to call an early general election, against ...


EC to get 30000 new VVPAT machines for Gujarat, Himachal polls

The slip carries the candidates name and number. "Almost 84,000 units are sufficient for use in all polling stations in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh", a commiss...


Anne Coulter calls Drudge fake news Berkeley 4/21/17

The planned Coulter speech was to be hosted by three campus conservative groups: the Young America's Foundation, BridgeCal, and Berkeley College Republicans. ...


Corbyn: Labour will be 'totally united' during election

Party analysis of government figures shows that 40,000 primary pupils are in classes of more than 36 pupils and 16,000 are now in classes of at least 40. "It is...


Dead as Blast Rocks Syrian Bus Convoy Near Aleppo

The attack was later confirmed to be a "suicide vehicle bomb attack". Workers try to put out a fire at the site of Saturday's bombing of an evacuee convoy in Ra...


Officer on Administrative Leave After Kicking Man in Head

One video showed one perspective of the Wednesday traffic stop in Gwinnett County. A Georgia police officer was sacked Thursday, less than 24 hours after auth...


Andrea Mitchell Spends Three Days Lobbying to Keep Iran Deal

During his presidential campaign, Trump called the nuclear agreement " the worst deal ever negotiated ", raising questions over whether he would rip it up once ...


Anies Baswedan takes decisive lead over Ahok in Jakarta election

The story Jakarta's outgoing Governor Ahok may escape jail for "blasphemy" first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . Baswedan's huge lead was surprisin...


US judge puts hold on Arkansas plan for successive executions

In its request that the 8th Circuit review whether the inmates should be spared because of society's "evolving standards of decency", the inmates lawyers say th...


Govt evaluates impact of US & Australia's new visa programmes on Indians

Further stating on the U.S. government's review of H-1B visa, The Economic Times report citing Baglay said "It should include only the most skilled and highes...


Ondo: Traditional ruler abducted by Kidnappers

He was, weekend, kidnapped along Owo/Ikare Expressway. Oba Daodu was abducted on Saturday along Ose Oba Akoko axis of Ikare-Owo Road, nearly the same spot whe...


Putin ignores USA call for fresh start and backs Assad regime

Ambassador and current Security Council President Nikki Haley said. U.S. officials have said that there is "no doubt" that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ...


Only Le Pen Can Save France

Ms Le Pen used the aftermath of the Champs-Elysees attack - which Islamic State has claimed it carried out - to call for the government to immediately expel f...


French police had detained Paris gunman in February, officials said

But Molins confirmed police had found a note with handwritten messages defending Islamic State near his body, addresses of police establishments in his auto and...


France's overseas territories kick off key presidential vote

Trump, who enjoyed breaking with political convention on his way to the White House, likes ruffling political feathers, and also enjoys predicting further polit...


Opposition disputes Turkey vote as European Union urges probe

The approval means the Turkish parliament will be largely sidelined, the prime minister and Cabinet posts will be abolished, and ministers will be directly appo...


Man arrested in German soccer team's bus attack

Three devices, containing pieces of metal, were detonated near to the bus carrying the Dortmund team to their stadium, Signal Iduna Park, for the Champions Leag...


Labour focuses on pupils 'crammed into classrooms like sardines'

Nearly exactly 20 years since Tony Blair led Labour to the first of three consecutive election victories, the party is languishing in the polls ahead of the Ju...


Gunmen attacked army base

India's envoy to Afghanistan, Manpreet Vohra also paid a brief visit to Mazar-e-Sharif soon after the attack. The attack comes just days after former presiden...


Fox News announces Bill O'Reilly's departure, citing sexual harassment allegations

On Wednesday, O'Reilly, host of the Fox primetime show "The O'Reilly Factor", was sacked following a cloud of harassment allegations against him. Fox News'...


Minnesota leaders call on Trump to consult Congress on Syria

The United States on Thursday fired 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from warships in the Mediterranean at the Shayrat airfield near Homs in central Syria. But asked...


European Union divided on Britain's election announcement

May formally notified the European Union on March 29 of Britain's intention to leave, and has said she is confident of reaching a deal on the terms of withdra...


Jose Mourinho seriously negative on Man United injuries

The 35-year-old landed awkwardly in the closing stages of normal time at Old Trafford and required treatment on the field before limping off and being replaced ...


Ready to respond to USA aggression: N. Korea

Both Japan and South Korea are home to tens of thousands of USA troops. China is the North's most important trading partner and ally, but Pyongyang has i...