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Model at heart of Britain's Cold War sex scandal dies

Keeler, then a teenage model and showgirl, became famous for her role in the 1963 scandal that rocked the establishment when she had an affair with the Tory c...


UN Human Rights Council Condemns Myanmar's 'Crimes' Against Rohingya Muslims

Zeid, who told the Council in September that the brutal campaign against Rohingya Muslims in northern Rakhine state appeared to be a " textbook example of ethn...


Christmas tree trends: What's popular and how local growers plan for it

If you want to buy American, real tree: Using 2012 U.S. Department of Agriculture stats, CR reported that U.S. farmers harvested 17.3 million Christmas trees...


President Rodrigo Duterte orders police to rejoin Philippines' war on drugs

More than 7,000 people have been killed in Duterte's war on drugs, at least half of whom died during police operations against suspected drug users and dealers....


Two missing, two rescued after fishing boat sinks off Nantucket

The F/V Misty Blue, owned by F/V Misty Blue LLC, departed Fairhaven, Massachusetts for Nantucket Shoals at 9 p.m. Saturday to harvest surf clams. The U.S. "Na...


Trump sexual harassment accuser Summer Zervos due in court for defamation lawsuit

Zervos says she did not report the alleged incident to the authorities at the time. Summer Zervos was a contestant on the show in 2006 and sued the Republic...


2 missing girls found in Utah; self-proclaimed "prophet" in custody

The Amber Alert was issued after the girls' father, John Coltharp , was arrested. Even more chilling, Cindi reportedly said that her brother has "said to all...


Here's The Most-Liked & Retweeted Tweets of 2017

But it's not like Trump went unnoticed on the social-media platform. A 16-year-old named Carter Wilkerson, @carterjwm, garnered 3.6 million retweets in his ca...


Pence Thought About Replacing Trump After 'Access Hollywood' Tape

A former campaign aide said that his wife Karen was "disgusted" by the leaked tape. And while Trump eventually picked Pence, the vice president's modest wealt...


Cops Shoot and Kill Man With Machete in NYC

The officers allegedly asked the suspect to drop the weapon but he did not and approached the lead officer before one of the cops discharged his firearm, shooti...


Musk to launch a Tesla into space

The vehicle, as it hurtles into space, will be playing a song by David Bowie on repeat. Serial entrepreneur and tech visionary Elon Musk is planning to se...


Five Year Old Girl Killed in GA School Bus Crash

Multiple agencies from different counties responded. The accident happened about 7 a.m.in the Gumbranch area of Liberty County along Highway 196 and Hiram Ray...


Ankara detains 17 people in investigation related to gold trader Zarrab

Zarrab is set to take the stand for the fourth day in federal court in Manhattan, where Turkish banking executive Hakan Atilla is on trial for allegedly helpin...


Nine Terror Attacks Prevented In UK During The Past Year, MI5 reveals

The terror attack at Manchester Arena in May could have potentially been prevented, an official report has found. Two pieces of intelligence were dismissed ...


Trade deficit narrows to $1.5B in October

Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced. Imports of cell phones also rose, by $300m, Commerce said. Canada's trade surplu...


Hariri to return to Paris for Lebanon crisis talks

Aoun was reported to be seeking Cabinet unanimity on the three topics raised by Hariri in his resignation announcement - compliance with the policy of dissociat...


IATA: Global passenger demand rebounded in October

Continent-wide, capacity rose 3.4%, and load factor jumped 2.7 percentage points to 70.9%, Iata said. For the global industry as a whole, the association sa...


India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Sri Lanka announce squad for ODI series

As far as the Test series is concerned, chasing 410 to level the series, Sri Lanka were 31/3 at stumps, still needing another 379 to win the game with seven wic...


Maharashta government irate as police feed agitating Yashwant Sinha

Nagpur/Akola: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha , who has opened a front against his own government over the demands of farmers , was detained by the Akola ...


Mueller subpoenas Deutsche Bank for records on Trump, family

News broke Tuesday morning that Deutsche Bank has given Mueller's investigation Trump's personal bank account information. In a statement to CBS News , a D...


Illinois' 199th birthday kicks off bicentennial celebration

December 3, 2018, will mark the 200th anniversary of Illinois' admission to the Union as a state. Harwood Heights officials are always up for a party, espec...


Parents say bullying led U.S. teen to hang herself

Avila spoke to NBC News by phone from the hospital, where Rosalie - who was declared brain-dead last Friday - is still being kept on life support until Monday...


Trump Lawyer Says President Is Innocent Because Collusion Is Not A Crime

Trump also has a constitutional authority to tell the U.S. Department of Justice who to investigate and who not to investigate, according to Dershowitz. Georg...


Honduran protesters call for vote recount

Initial results released last Monday, with almost 60 per cent of the votes counted, showed an unexpected 5 per cent lead for Mr Nasralla, a 64-year-old televisi...


Gay marriage in Austria approved by Constitutional Court

The Austrian Supreme Court yesterday lifted legal restraints that prevented same-sex couples from marrying. The ruling will remove the words "two people of diff...


Georgia's ex-President Saakashvili threatens to jump off roof in Kiev

Saakashvili told his supporters that he would "lay down his life for the freedom of Ukraine" and called on the protesters to follow him to the parliament. But h...


Conyers won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment claims

The courageous women who came forward are owed justice, ' Pelosi continued at a Capitol press conference. Laid up in a hospital bed due to a stress-related il...


Aldridge rallies Spurs past Pistons

Andre Drummond finished with 11 points and 15 rebounds for his 17th double-double in Detroit's 23 games this season. The Detroit Pistons are shooting 38.2 perce...


Record-breaking nine-hour rainbow appears in Taiwan

If confirmed, this would shatter the previous record set in Wetherby in Yorkshire UK on March 14, 1994, which was recorded as lasting from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m., or 6...


Catalans rally for release of jailed leaders

The four detainees are the former Catalan vice President, Oriol Junqueras , the deposed Home Affairs Minister, Joaquim Forn, and the two civic leaders Jordi...