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South Africa's Ramaphosa to screen officials' lifestyles as he picks government

Cape Town: South Africans were hit by the first sales tax increase since apartheid when the finance minister delivered a tough budget on Wednesday, dampening ...


Trump challenges Sessions to probe Obama on Russian Federation

President Donald Trump is once again going after Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Twitter , demanding to know why the Justice Department has not done more ...


Pakistan, India to attend TAPI groundbreaking ceremony

While in Turkmenistan, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India ( TAPI ) gas pipeline project would unite people...


Florida students 'demand change' on gun laws

Cheers and hugs welcomed a barefoot Jorge Sempere as he finished a 12-mile journey from West Boca Community High School and arrived at Marjory Stoneman Dougla...


High school students expected to confront lawmakers in Tallahassee on gun control

Gov. Rick Scott, also a Republican, convened groups assigned to propose measures for protecting schools from gun violence. So this is to every lawmaker out th...


5 arrested following threat against southern IN school

There have been more than two dozen threats investigated at schools in IN over the past week and police have made more than 20 arrests in connection with those ...


CNN Gives Rubio Props for 'Showing Up' to Gun Control Debate

Rubio took the heat on receiving donations from the NRA . Marco Rubio faced high school students Wednesday night who survived the Parkland, Florida, sh...


'Vegetarian' dinner planned for Ivanka Trump in South Korea

South Korea is rolling out the red carpet for Ivanka's first visit since her father became USA president. "In purely symbolic terms, she's probably the best f...


China takes over Anbang Insurance, prosecutes ex-chair

China's insurance regulator on Friday said insurers must take steps to handle fraud risks and that it has issued new guidelines for the industry. The CIRC a...


No decision yet on including Pakistan in FATF grey-list

Multiple sources in New Delhi and Islamabad said a plenary meeting of the FATF in Paris passed a US-backed resolution to list Pakistan after the GCC and China...


Police officer catches child falling from building

However, even before they could hold it out as a safety net, the child fell - his fall was broken by one of the policemen who quickly stretched out his hands an...


TN delegation to meet PM on Cauvery

Cauvery Delta Farmers Association staged protest in State Secretariat and tried blocking Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam. The meeting chose to send an all...


Trump Proposes Arming Teachers to Contain Gun Violence in Schools

He added that "This would be obviously only for people who were very adept at handling a gun, and it would be, it's called concealed carry, where a teacher wou...


North delegation to attend Olympic closing ceremony, meet with Moon

The money represented the largest amount spent on the North's participation in an worldwide sports event hosted by the South , despite the DPRK sending large...


NY GOP lawmaker claims many mass murderers are Democrats

U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., on Wednesday raised eyebrows when she said in a radio interview that many mass murderers "end up being Democrats ". "Tenney...


NRA opposes raising minimum age to buy rifles

Banks, airports, workplaces, sports events, movie stars and politicians "are all more protected than our children at school", Lapierre said. The head of the ...


Will Trump Ship HR McMaster Back to Afghanistan?

President Trump announcement by Twitter in July that he consulted with "generals and military experts". The possible upgrade would give McMaster an exit as ...


Texas superintendent threatens to suspend students who protest gun violence

The district's letter, which was posted to Needville High School's Facebook page, was taken down Wednesday. But some students in Texas face suspension i...


American Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in likely final Olympic downhill race

Shiffrin hit the finish 1.98 seconds behind Vonn and 1.21 behind Michelle Gisin of Switzerland, in sixth place. Her U.S. teammate Mikaela Shiffrin was alr...


Catalan separatist Anna Gabriel flees Spain to seek exile in Geneva

The far-right party VOX is also getting involved in the process, and they just announced their lawyers would demand "harsh measures" on Gabriel. Media reports...


Marion Le Pen Talks Brexit and Radical Islam at CPAC

Marion Le Pen told crowds at CPAC that French conservatives could learn from President Trump's electoral upset. Ms Le Pen repeatedly criticised the Euro...


Police officer dies as fans clash before Europa League game

The Spanish league said it "deplores and condemns the death" of the police officer, and its president said he hopes Federation Internationale de Football Associ...


A Conspiracy Theory About A Stoneman Douglas Student Reaches No

As for that video from California? In the days after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida , several students becam...


Cinemark bans large bags in movie theaters

Movie goer Terri Mercer said she's on board with the change. Cinemark says the new policy is "an effort to enhance the safety and security of our guests a...


Light freezing rain, some sleet may impact morning drive

Saturday night: A chance of rain and snow before 8 p.m., then a chance of snow between 8 p.m. and midnight. This Morning: A 80% chance for rain/freezing ra...


UNICEF chief resigns amid claims of inappropriate behaviour

He had been investigated at Save the Children UK, where he was chief executive, in 2011 and 2015 after complaints were made by three women. THE ex-boss of ...


German court defers decision on diesel ban

The Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig began hearing the case Thursday and had been expected to issue a verdict within hours. While the Stuttgart court saw...


CJI to take final call on Bench vs Bench

However, senior counsel Mukul Rohatgi has shown to us an order passed (by Justice Lokur's bench) on Wednesday (to defer the matter). They said the three-jud...


Yogi has given new direction to UP, says Jaitley

Jio had already invested over Rs. 20,000 crore in U.P. providing "highest quality data and the lowest price" to 2 crore citizens of the State, he added. "The Ch...


Leganes vs Real Madrid: Zidane reacts as LaLiga champions go third

The Lyon-born star has had a hard season for Real Madrid , scoring just three league goals for the Santiago Bernabeu club, but that has not damaged interest in...