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Russian Ships Accused of Selling Fuel to North Korea

Updated | South Korea has seized a Hong Kong-flagged vessel suspected of illegally transferring oil products to North Korea , a foreign ministry official told ...


Berlin preps for a women's 'safety' zone during New Year's Eve celebration

Germany's biggest holiday party takes place in front of the Brandenburg Gate every December 31. Organisers are setting up the new security measures at the B...


Gunman Kills 9 in Attack on Egypt Church

In a post on its official Twitter account, the ministry said it is "appalled by yet another heinous attack on Coptic Christians". According to a White House st...


Rajinikanth to end suspense, spell out political stand today

Rajinikanth has been ambivalent on his political entry since 1996, when he openly put his weight behind the DMK and then fledgling Tamil Maanila Congress that h...


Ex-ECOWAS Speaker congratulates Weah, hails Liberians

The PDP described the outcome of the election as being in consonant with the wishes and aspirations of the citizens. He pledged to improve the lives of ordina...


'Make America Gay Again': Mike Pence gets trolled with rainbow flag

The two reportedly posted it shortly after Pence and his family arrived Tuesday. The daughters of the couple across the street and one of their girlfriends re...


Blaze in Manchester apartment block brought under control

Manchester Fire has sent 12 fire engines to tackle the inferno that is tearing through the 12-storey tower block on Joiner Street. One person has been taken ...


Soldier Dies Saving Lives in Bronx Fire

Nigro also said that the department gets 75 to 100 referrals a year about children that have issues with playing with or being fascinated by fire. The fire br...


IS claims responsibility for St Petersburg blast

Russian Federation has repeatedly been the target of attacks by Islamist militant groups, including one in April that killed 14 people when an explosion tore th...


Iran hard-liners rally as new protests challenge government

In a statement on Saturday, Bahram Qassemi denounced the U.S. president's interference in Iran's internal affairs, describing Donald Trump's comments about ...


Activist Erica Garner dies after heart attack

The oldest daughter of Eric Garner , a New York City man killed by a police chokehold has passed away after suffering a heart attack . Protests were organiz...


Serena Williams, Andy Murray return to tournament play; Novak Djokovic suffers setback

Therefore, I will have to withdraw from ATP tournament in Doha, that has been voted the best 250 tournament in 2017. "I am terribly disappointed that I am for...


State Department releases Huma Abedin emails

Comey testified in a May Senate hearing that Abedin forwarded "hundreds of thousands" of messages to her husband so he could print them out, including some that...


Obama tops Trump as most admired, Gallup poll of Americans finds

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Friday morning that his approval rating as president - regardless of what "fake news" organizations say - is about the...


Hardik's offer to Nitin Patel

Meanwhile, the front face of Gujarat's quota agitation and Patidar Anamat Aandolan Samiti (PAAS) leader Hardik Patel has invited Nitin Patel to leave the saff...


NY police investigate four possible murders in apartment upstate

In upstate NY, family and friends are mourning the deaths of Shanta Myers , 36, her 11-year-old son Jeremiah, her 5-year-old daughter Shanise, and Myers' 22-ye...


Egypt: UN Chief Deplores Helwan Church Attack

Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed told state television that the gunman who was shot dead had killed nine people and wounded others, including a police o...


Kabul: At least 40 feared dead after multiple blasts rock Afghanistan's capital

But Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said later that the blasts were aimed at the Shi'ite Tabayan cultural center. According to the Philippine Depart...


Palestine envoy shares stage with JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, India reacts

Upon getting the whiff of the pictures circulating in media, the External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Friday said, "We have seen reports in t...


Indian parliament votes to outlaw Islamic 'triple talaq' divorces

She has also said that the practice of triple talaq has violated the fundamental rights of Muslim women. "An option is always open to challenge the law pass...


Putin pronounced that St. Petersburg blast was terror attack

But Mr Putin, speaking at a military awards ceremony on Thursday, told the audience: "You know that yesterday in St Petersburg a terrorist act was carried out"....


Alabama certifies Doug Jones's victory over Roy Moore in Senate election

Alabama election officials have certified Doug Jones as the state's next USA senator, leaving Republican Roy Moore with nearly no options to try to block h...


Greenville police respond to two armed robberies Thursday

Greenville Boulevard. Greenville police officers arrested a man Friday morning wanted in connection with a "shoplifting turned robbery" at a grocery store, po...


China rejects Trump accusation on oil transfer to N. Korea

Both ships were among 10 vessels that the US had proposed that the UN Security Council should blacklist for transporting banned items from North Korea , docume...


New Mexico State tops Utah State in OT for bowl victory

Utah State heads into halftime tied with New Mexico State 13-all at the Arizona Bowl on Friday. Utah State quarterback Jordan Love tried to hit on downfield t...


Charges pending after cruelty investigators find frozen dog dead outside Toledo home

The officer noted two containers of water found frozen solid. "I don't know how long she was out there", Brown said. Thanks to an alert adult who ignored pe...


Severe wind chills anticipated for New Year's weekend

The reason wind makes you feel colder is because the wind pulls heat away from your body. Though it originally was scheduled to last until noon on Thursday, the...


Texas woman accused in fatal shooting of boyfriend's son

Both Craig and her passenger, Castillo, were arrested at the Dallas suburb of Frisco . Police say Brooke Craig was arrested early Friday on a dead-en...


South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea

However, the report published by South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo has already been refuted by China's foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying on December...


Gunman dead after shooting multiple people at business in Long Beach, California

The Long Beach Police Department is referring to the area as a " very active crime scene ", although the shooting incident ended before 3:00pm local time. Pol...