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Jun 17 2017

Russia unveils psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup

How do teams qualify for the tournament? Chile reached the Confederations Cup after their historic win against Argentina on penalties in 2015 Copa America. PLAYERS: ...

Jun 17 2017

Senate Panel Meets With Special Counsel Robert Mueller in Russia Probe

Trump's tweets come after the top lawyer for his transition team warned the organization's officials to preserve all records and other materials related to the Russian F...

Jun 17 2017

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

Hodgkinson moved from Belleville to Alexandria, Virginia, not long after Schaumleffel's "shots fired" call, the Federal Bureau of Investigation reported . And now what w...

Jun 17 2017

Jury for officer who shot Castile ends Day 4 without verdict

Philando Castile's mother called out "fuck you" after a jury cleared the cop responsible for his shooting Friday . His sister and others sobbed loudly. St. Paul Publi...

Jun 17 2017

Putin hears briefing on report of IS chief death

Russia's Defense Ministry said the air raid targeted an ISIS meeting on the southern outskirts of Raqqa, the Syrian city which serves as the terrorist group's de fac...

Jun 17 2017

Were fire barriers installed in London tower?

The many questions being asked now include whether a "stay put" fire protocol, which called for residents to remain in their apartments if there was a fire elsewhere in...

Jun 17 2017

Deadly Blast at Chinese Kindergarten Was Deliberate Attack

He had dropped out of school but was employed. An explosion has rocked a kindergarten in east China's Jiangsu province on Thursday, officials said. Authorities say th...

Jun 17 2017

Twitter Responds To Trump's Allegations Of Hillary Clinton's Russia Ties

The president also insisted that the Russian Federation investigation was a "witch hunt" before turning his ire on Clinton in two tweets Thursday afternoon. Comey t...

Jun 17 2017

Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87

Surviving former colleagues who worked to end the cold war led global tributes on Friday. Three weeks after the Berlin Wall was breached in November 1989, Dr Kohl pre...

Jun 17 2017

Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

Likewise, Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Greg Dozier said in a press release, "We are relieved to know that these two risky individuals have been take...

Jun 17 2017

Cosby judge bristles at requests for mistrial

The jury went back to the deliberating room after having the quaaludes testimony read back to them and listening again to the definition of reasonable doubt, the thresh...

Jun 17 2017

Macron holds a meetings with European leaders in Paris

In the process, he destabilised the established parties and will benefit from France's political tradition by which voters give the new president a majority. The visa is ...

Jun 17 2017

6 cops killed in JK ambush

Twelve protesting civilians were injured in these clashes. Police officials said militants in the region have been targeting policemen guarding houses of politicians an...

Jun 16 2017

London high-rise fire death toll rises to 17

Senior fire officials described the progression of the fire as unprecedented. After a brief stay in Earl's Court, the family moved to Kensal Rise, which is close to Gre...

Jun 16 2017

Why oil prices will remain weak

IEA expects total oil demand to add 1.4 million by next year, but non-OPEC supply alone is likely to rise about 1.5 million barrels a day. Oil prices edged down on ...

Jun 16 2017

Celebrate Flag Day by retiring Old Glory with respect

The Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia held their first Flag Day celebration on June 14, 1891; the Society of the Sons of the Revolution started Flag Day celebrations a...

Jun 16 2017

Fadnavis speaks of mid-term polls, Uddhav hits back

Fadnavis made the remarks in reference to reports speculating mid-term polls in the state against the backdrop of farmers' stir for loan waiver in view of the agrarian cr...

Jun 16 2017

27-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse

At least 17 people were killed as flames raced through the 24-story Grenfell Tower early Wednesday, trapping people inside their apartments. He said that the fire...

Jun 16 2017

MH128 passenger a psychiatric patient, says Victoria police chief

A Malaysia Airlines flight has been forced to turn back to Melbourne Airport after a passenger attempted to enter the cockpit of the plane. A Malaysia Airlines pl...

Jun 16 2017

Brazil's election court votes not to oust Temer

Temer himself is now under investigation for bribe taking and obstruction of justice related to the array of interlocking "Car Wash" corruption scandals. The TSE also vot...