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Oct 18 2018

No deal yet after flurry of Brexit diplomacy

European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier said the two sides could still not bridge a gap between his demands that Northern Ireland stay in the EU's economic zone an...

Oct 18 2018

India opens Sabarimala temple to women who menstruate

At least 10 people from the media, including reporters and photojournalists, were injured and equipment of several of them damaged, senior minister E P Jayarajan said. Bi...

Oct 18 2018

Netanyahu Vows 'Forceful' Response After Gaza Terror Rocket Strikes Israeli Home

Terrorists in the Gaza Strip launched a rocket before dawn that crashed into a home in the southern Israeli city of Beersheva - almost 30 miles from Gaza. The head of Egy...

Oct 17 2018

Cannabis is legal: A look across Canada as marijuana prohibition ends

Outside one of the cannabis shops in St. John's, N.L., that were set to open at 12 a.m. local time on October 17th, the 46-year-old knew exactly what he planned to do wit...

Oct 17 2018

Police say California teens made cookies with grandparent's ashes

A high school student reportedly baked cookies that contained the ashes of his dead grandparents, and then passed them out to classmates. "Approximately nine students con...

Oct 16 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle first day in Australia

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced that they are expecting their first baby . Harry and Meghan are now set to continue their Australian royal tour, with the...

Oct 16 2018

Hillary Clinton: President Clinton’s affair with Monica Lewinsky wasn’t abuse of power

Her answer was telling. Lewinsky has rarely spoken about the affair, but past year, she wrote a powerful piece Vanity Fair , re-examining the events of the late 90s th...

Oct 16 2018

Saudi Arabia vows to retaliate

Saudi state owned Al-Arabiya news channel delivered a bullish message to the U.S. and the worldwide community in response to growing calls for sanctions against Riyadh ov...

Oct 16 2018

Cologne hostage taker ‘under control,’ one hostage with minor injuries

He had first hurled a Molotov cocktail inside a McDonald's restaurant, injuring a teenage girl, then taken another woman hostage in an adjacent pharmacy. The suspect is p...

Oct 16 2018

Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

US Senator Elizabeth Warren has revealed that a DNA test shows " strong evidence " that she has distant Native American ancestry . Former President Barack Obama's...

Oct 15 2018

NBC Issues Correction Over Trump’s Robert E Lee Comments

After NBC News originally put out the incorrect tweet , Trump slammed the station in a tweet of his own. Grant was an Ohio native, which may be why Trump was singing hi...

Oct 15 2018

Sarah Ferguson Gave Jack Brooksbank the Most Practical Wedding Gift

However, it has been suggested that Princess Eugenie wanted her sister to take care of their mother, the Duchess of York. It's not the first time Mia has grabbed the ...

Oct 15 2018

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Have Arrived In Australia

Meghan and Harry reportedly flew in on a Qantas A380 from London via Singapore. The pair held hands and smiled as they walked through the airport, only separating wh...

Oct 14 2018

Pik Botha, apartheid-era minister, dies in South Africa

President Ramaphosa conveyed his condolences to family‚ friends and former colleagues of Botha. Botha died at the age of 86 at his home in Pretoria on Thursday evening....

Oct 14 2018

Mourners hold funerals for 7 killed in Gaza

Four Palestinians were killed along the fence east of Al-Bureij in the centre of the Gaza Strip, while one died east of Gaza City, Dr Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesman for the...

Oct 14 2018

Hurricane Or Not, Leslie Makes A Rare Landfall Across Portugal Tonight

Michael, the third most powerful hurricane ever to hit the United States mainland, weakened overnight to a tropical storm but marched northeast yesterday, toppling trees ...

Oct 13 2018

Latest updates: British designers made Eugenie's wedding dress

Eugenie , though, opted not to wear it (guessing it's cursed?) and instead, for her "something borrowed", she wore the Queen's Emerald Kokoshnik Tiara. The Duchess of Cam...

Oct 13 2018

South Korean climbers among 9 missing in Nepal Himalayas

Police official Bir Bahadur Budhamagar said villagers who reached the site at the base camp of Mount Gurja, a 7,913 metre-high peak (23,600 feet), on Saturday spotted sev...

Oct 13 2018

STORM WARNING: Hurricane Leslie heading towards Madeira, Portugal and Spain

In Panama City, 20 miles northwest of Mexico Beach, buildings were crushed and boats were scattered around. Michael left a trail of utility wires on roads, flattened ta...

Oct 11 2018

Scott says storm could become cat 2 hurricane

The storm was centered about 190 miles (306 kilometers) south of Cozumel, Mexico , late Saturday and was heading north at 7 mph (11 kph), with maximum sustained winds ...