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Jul 24 2017

Iran rejects Trump's demand for imprisoned Americans' release

Washington reacted angrily to news last week that Xiyue Wang, a Princeton University researcher, had been sentenced in Iran to 10 years in prison for espionage. Foreign M...

Jul 24 2017

McConnell Expected to Call for a Vote on Health Care Tuesday

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is spurring Republican senators to resolve internal disputes that have pushed their marquee health care bill to the brink of oblivion, a...

Jul 24 2017

Stockton woman arrested after posting deadly crash on Instagram

Soon afterwards, the video appeared to show her tending to her 14-year-old sister, Jacqueline Sanchez Estrada, who died from her injuries. An unidentified 14-year-old g...

Jul 24 2017

Antonio Conte hails Cesc Fabregas as 'great example' to Chelsea squad

Alvaro is at Chelsea , and I wish him luck and to be happy'. It seemed that the same-old Arsenal came out to play at the Beijing National Stadium against Chelsea. "Pre...

Jul 24 2017

Iraqi foreign minister not sure about fate of 39 missing Indians

On Sunday, the Iraq Embassy informed India that search operations are underway to locate the 39 missing Indians who were taken as prisoners by ISIS in 2014, further assur...

Jul 24 2017

Panamagate: Nawaz's brother may replace him in case of conviction

Geo News quoted sources as saying that the legal team is briefing the Prime Minister on the Panama Papers case. During the meeting, the PML-N also made a decision to file...

Jul 24 2017

Brighter Day — Sunday Morning Weather

We will start off Sunday with a line of showers and a few storms moving southeast through the region as a low-pressure system continues to push through. High: 93. High: 9...

Jul 24 2017

Switching gender to become easier as "intrusive" medical tests to be scrapped

A separate consultation in Scotland will recommend that non-binary people should be able to define themselves as "X" on passports. Addressing the Prime Minister, Mr Cor...

Jul 24 2017

At least five injured in horror 'chainsaw attack'

She added: "We just know that a person wounded several people". The man's whereabouts are now unknown. Ms Beer said police can not say with certainty what implement t...

Jul 24 2017

Bombers hit Nigeria internally-displaced people's camp

Since March 2015, it hosts one of the largest internally displaced persons camp created during the Boko Haram insurgency, with more than 15,000 people, a lot of them co...

Jul 24 2017

Mukherjee, a 'guru' who taught generations of MPs: Speaker

Among the six suspended are Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Ranjeet Ranjan, Sushmita Deb, Gaurav Gogoi and K Suresh, as per sources. A united opposition made a decision to stag...

Jul 24 2017

Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related issues with Kislyak

But a Friday report from The Washington Post , citing anonymous sources, said Mr. Kislyak spoke with the former Alabama senator about the campaign and reported that US a...

Jul 24 2017

Ryanair talk of late summer fare cuts chills sector

Irish low-priced airline Ryanair logged rebounding quarterly profits on Monday, aided by the timing of Easter, but added that the outlook remains clouded by Brexit. Ryana...

Jul 24 2017

Kushner, Trump Jr. & Manafort Behind Closed Doors

On the question of whether or not Trump has "complete power" to pardon, it is certainly not true that "all agree" with the president's claim. Russia's ambassador to...

Jul 24 2017

In Surprise Interview, US Defense Chief Stresses US Global Leadership

The Post removed the photo, but high school journalist Teddy Fischer saved it and called Mattis asking for an interview. Mattis characterized the Trump administration...

Jul 24 2017

CBO: 17 Million Fewer Insured Under Republican Obamacare Repeal

Yesterday, after the seven-year Republican quest to repeal and replace former president Barack Obama's signature healthcare law collapsed in the Senate , he suggeste...

Jul 24 2017

Drogheda won't have water before late tonight "at the earliest"

Louth County Council and Irish Water said they have supplemented the water supply coming in to Drogheda, by using large tankers to bring treated water in from neighbou...

Jul 24 2017

Dave Reichert: 'We missed the boat' on health care

And before 2020, average premiums for key Obamacare plans are expected next year to spike 20 percent higher than under the current law, and 10 percent higher in 2019 if...

Jul 24 2017

US President Donald Trump tweets frustration with Republicans, health care

Despite the USA intelligence community concluding that Russian President Vladimir Putin authorized Russia to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, Trump has contin...

Jul 24 2017

Prince George is all smiles as he celebrates his fourth birthday

Of course, let's not leave out Prince George , who is also a darling human. The reception took place in the mirrored hall at Clärchens which is one of the last remaini...