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Ex-spy's daughter who was poisoned is improving, hospital says

Yulia's father, Sergei Skripal, 66, was also poisoned in the incident and remains in critical condition. Two dozen countries, including the United States, sided...


European Union to back Turkey in helping Syrian refugees

Turkey's National Security Council warns Ankara will "take initiative" if the YPG is not removed from Syria's Manbij and says it expects Iraq to halt PKK act...


ICC to review code of conduct, sanctions

The ICC review will look into player behaviour, the spirit in which the game is played and the code of conduct. "This issue, however, goes beyond "ball tamper...


Prayer services mark Maundy Thursday

The day honours the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles in Jerusalem before he was betrayed by his disciple Judas which led to his crucifixion. Maun...


Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $502M

No one claimed the jackpot after Tuesday's drawing, according to the lottery. In the midst of Friday's Mega Millions jackpot growing to an estimated $502 mi...


6 kids believed to be in SUV that went off cliff

The neighbors also said one of the girls came to their door a year ago saying she needed protection and was being abused. "There were no skid marks, there wer...


Hell Fire Does Not Exist, Says Pope Francis

But those who do not repent, and therefore can not be forgiven, disappear". According to traditional church teaching, those who die as sinners face eternal pu...


Kevin Love suffers loose tooth and possible concussion against Heat

The 33-year-old James began his streak on January 6, 2007. But, when asked who he would vote for, James didn't hesitate to name himself. "I haven't played eve...


Williamson County man charged with five counts of child pornography possession

In December 2017, an investigator from the Maryland State Police Computer Crimes Unit was conducting an online investigation that involved the distribution an...


Ireland will hold referendum on legalising abortion on May 25

May 25 is the confirmed date for the Irish to vote on whether to retain their Eighth Amendment to the Constitution. Currently, terminations are only allowed w...


Former French president Sarkozy to face corruption trial

Yesterday's development came just over a week after Sarkozy, 63, was told he was being formally treated as a suspect in the election campaign investigation. A j...


Education board passes resolution opposing plan to arm teachers

A teacher can not stay with their own students and protect the school at the same time. "My position now is that more guns on a school campus is probably a ...


Ready Player One tough to make: Spielberg

We're huge fans of Ready Player One , and bringing the book to the big screen will expose new audiences to a stellar novel. "There's not a lot of director...


Russian Official Accuses Mourners of 'Discrediting' Authorities With Protest After Kemerovo Fire

Negligence, cost-cutting, corruption, and the thwarting of safety rules are blamed for causing or aggravating the human toll from blazes in Russian Federation, ...


March for Our Lives reactions: 'The children have awakened' (Your letters)

Last year's Women's March was rightfully criticized for blinding whiteness and a recalcitrant approach to intersectionality, but after a million or so people ag...


Maryland court upholds new trial for man in 'Serial' podcast

Prosecutors appealed to the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, the state's intermediate appeals court. "This is an alibi witness who is providing their phone ...


Russian Federation to expel 60 United States diplomats, close American consulate in St. Petersburg

The Russian Foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov conveyed to John Huntsman - the U.S. ambassador to Russia about the retaliatory measures adopted by Moscow af...


White House Expresses Cautious Optimism after Kim's China Trip

To note there are a plethora of networking opportunities, between Disney and the White House and it's possible that Sunshine will be notable in a different way ...


Sharknado 6 To End Franchise

Syfy has decided that its upcoming TV movie Sharknado 6 will serve as the final installment in the long-running B-movie franchise. Yet, thanks to some smart ...


Kamloops RCMP nab same distracted driver twice in 45 minutes

On the road, off the phone-that's the message from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission (WTSC) over 150 law enforcement agencies will be out in force look...


On Malala's return home

She was hit in the head, but survived the attack and was airlifted to the Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology (AFIC), Rawalpindi , where she had several surge...


Jeb Bush mocks Trump: My children "actually love me"

Though Bush's children remark didn't mention Trump by name, the Yale Daily News wrote "several audience members interviewed after the event said they interpre...


Theresa May vows to keep UK united after Brexit

She insisted each of the devolved administrations would see "an increase in their decision-making powers" and that her government remained "absolutely committed...


DoJ to Launch Review of FBI Surveillance Requests

Lawmakers have criticized the Federal Bureau of Investigation for using a secret dossier on President Donald Trump that was written by a former British spy who ...


Trump dismisses David Shulkin as veterans' affairs secretary

Trump selected Robert Wilkie, undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness, to serve as the acting head of the VA. Shulkin's ouster comes amid a wave...


Oklahoma Senate approves measures to avert teachers' strike

It would increase the gross production by five percent on all wells, increase the cigarette tax by one dollar per package, increase the gas tax three cents, and...


Scarlett Johansson dons World War II avatar for next film

According to a report by Variety , the star of The Avengers will work with the Thor: Ragnarok director on his next movie Jojo Rabbit . Johansson will play...


USA judge allows 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia to proceed

A judge on Wednesday denied a motion from Saudi Arabia to dismiss lawsuits that allege the country provided financial and other support to those responsible for...


Hatton Garden diamond heist: Man held on suspicion of burglary

Scotland Yard said a 57-year-old man was detained on Tuesday morning in London in connection with the 2015 burglary in which which elderly crooks broke into a s...


Mallya to marry former air hostess Pinky Lalwani?

The liquor baron has been neck-deep in legal issues and owes Indian banks a sum of about Rs 9,000 crore. He is believed to have chose to marry Pinky Lalwani , ...