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Jun 18 2017

7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan

Bryce Benson, the Fitzgerald's commanding officer, who's reportedly in stable condition. The Fitzgerald , Maritime Self-Defence Force and the Japanese Coast Guard ar...

Jun 18 2017

Former Tory PM John Major intervenes over 'fragile' DUP deal

Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance have all made clear that Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore power sharing at Storm...

Jun 18 2017

Was gunman ready to head home before congressman's shooting?

Republicans and Democrats joined in a spirited, friendly rivalry at their annual Congressional Baseball game, many fresh from the penetrating horror of the ballfield shoo...

Jun 18 2017

Brexit talks will begin on Monday despite Britain's political chaos

If May now sends a team to Brussels - ideally on schedule on Monday - that shows willing on the EU's priority "Phase One" issues, then trade talks could get under way by ...

Jun 18 2017

London 'Troops The Color' For The Queen

This year, it is hard to escape a very somber national mood", she wrote. Earlier in the day the Queen gave an address to the nation, acknowledging the "terrible trage...

Jun 18 2017

Heat advisory issued for next week

Drivers could experience delays exceeding one hour in high heat conditions coming from San Jose. Many desert locations, including Phoenix, could climb as high as 115 to...

Jun 18 2017

Afghan soldier attacks foreign soldiers, wounding 4

Three U.S. soldiers were killed last Saturday when an Afghan trooper they were fighting with began shooting at them. If confirmed as an incident among joint forces, i...

Jun 18 2017

Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages

The judge presiding over the case reviewed extensive evidence, including thousands of text messages sent back-and-forth between the couple, and eventually ruled that Car...

Jun 18 2017

Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

Andre Silva , the 21-year-old forward who is about to make his debut in a major tournament with Portugal , has been successfully teaming up with Ronaldo to give the Euro...

Jun 18 2017

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the day of Katy Perry's "Witness" release

The timing was even more interesting since the "Dark Horse" songstress, 32, has publicly discussed her feud with Swift multiple times in the last few weeks while promot...

Jun 18 2017

Indian-origin doc becomes Ireland's first gay prime minister

Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald, who has moved to the Department of Enterprise, is to ensure Ireland is "business ready for Brexit ". It reports: " Ireland has made his...

Jun 18 2017

UK's May cracks joke about election disaster

Since last week's general election , Mrs May has spent much of her time talking about Northern Ireland and Thursday will be no different. Mr Gove said the Tory failu...

Jun 18 2017

President Donald Trump attacks Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into possible obstruction as witch hunt

Russian President Vladimir Putin says former FBI Director James Comey's acknowledgement that he had given memos of his conversations with President Donald Trump to ...

Jun 18 2017

Britain says no European Union exit deal unless future relationship taken into account

He wouldn't be drawn on whether he supported Britain's continued membership in the single market and said Prime Minister Theresa May's minority government will negoti...

Jun 18 2017

May Sets Up Meeting With Irish "Kingmakers"

But a press conference this evening, when asked about Major's warning to the Tories, May said her government still supports the Belfast agreement and the peace process ...

Jun 18 2017

Hammond: Pragmatic approach needed for Brexit talks

Ireland's new prime minister will meet his British counterpart, Theresa May , for the first time on Monday to discuss Brexit and the political deadlock in the Northern I...

Jun 18 2017

North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

Two ambulances were parked near an airport hangar. Warmbier's parents, Fred and Cindy, confirmed their son was on a medevac flight. An American college student has ...

Jun 18 2017

Trump Appears to Confirm That He's Being Personally Investigated

Rosenstein, 52, has said little publicly, but a cryptic statement he released late Thursday captured some of the strain and frustration he is probably feeling about the n...

Jun 18 2017

Trump visits Camp David for the first time

Heading to the presidential compound Camp David for the first time in Donald Trump's few months in office, the president and first lady stepped out in fairly casual s...

Jun 18 2017

London fire: Protesters swarm Downing Street, demand May's resignation

Grenfell Tower , the 24-story building that was engulfed in flames, had been the subject of resident complaints over fire safety for years . British Prime Minister Th...