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Apr 08 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation has been shut down Backpage.com, seized by feds

Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said that "websites like Backpage .com facilitate sex trafficking across Minnesota and our country". Backpage .com provides a place for people...

Apr 08 2018

WHO celebrates 70th World Health Day in Sri Lanka today

Making health services truly universal requires a shift from designing health systems around diseases and institutions towards health services designed around and for p...

Apr 08 2018

Why China is confident it can beat Trump in a trade war

Why is Trump issuing tariffs on China? "The president has said enough is enough. Previous administrations should have stepped up and tried to stop these actions long be...

Apr 08 2018

Attacks kill 47 in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

A day earlier, two people were killed and 20 others wounded by the rebels' mortar attack on Damascus . Although a number of rebel strongholds remain, none are as strat...

Apr 08 2018

CWG 2018: RV Rahul bags India's fourth gold medal in weightlifting

There's plenty of action to get to today, including the distribution of 22 gold medals, so let's dive straight in. Rahul also etched his name in history books as he bec...

Apr 07 2018

India begins process to procure 110 jets for IAF

Officials said that with the intention of bringing state-of-the-art defence technology in the recent strategic partnership model, in collaboration with Indian company, fo...

Apr 07 2018

Robbery suspect arrested after leading police on chase down Platte Avenue

Police say that's where he admitted to the robbery. "When she got up, the suspect pushed her up against her auto", said Frankel, then "reached inside the victim's vehic...

Apr 07 2018

Texas National Guard preparing to deploy troops to the border

The total number of National Guard members now deployed to the border remains well short of the 2,000 to 4,000 members the president told reporters he wants to send. ...

Apr 07 2018

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson opens up about his secret battle with depression

Reader, that person doesn't love life. It might the most Dwayne Johnson thing ever. When a fan recently told him he was suffering depression , Johnson wrote back: "I...

Apr 07 2018

Trump in rape claims over migrant caravan

Also Friday, " Mexico's secretary of the inner said he'd called in U.S. Ambassador Roberta Jacobsen for consultations pertaining to Trump's announcement Thursday about mi...

Apr 07 2018

Former Brazil President "Lula" defies court ordered arrest

Mr. da Silva was convicted of having helped construction firm OAS SA win lucrative contracts with the state energy firm Petrobras SA in exchange for a three-bedroom bea...

Apr 06 2018

Former Lawyer For Daniels, McDougal Says Cohen Urged Him To Speak Out

She accused him of secretly working with Cohen while hashing out the agreement in her lawsuit against American Media, Inc. seeking to be released from her agreement. Fo...

Apr 06 2018

Woman held for killing mother who objected to her ex-martial affair

According to police, officers responded to a disturbance call from the teen's father, who told him his son didn't want to be alone with his mother because she was "highly...

Apr 06 2018

Rahul says RSS men controlling every ministry in Modi govt

Touring Karnataka extensively, Shah has completed four rounds of campaigning in the run-up to the May 12 Assembly polls. It also denied him a Bharat Ratna, he said,...

Apr 06 2018

Snow threat for weekend; whatever happened to April?

By later Sunday , some rain may mix in with the snow . NEXT WEEK: Monday we're watching yet another system. Likely, this will turn into mainly all heavy wet snow sh...

Apr 06 2018

Trump Lauds Mexico for `Caravan' Breakup After Authorizing Guard

Freeman made the comments after Trump signed an official memorandum on Wednesday to deploy the National Guard to the U.S. -Mexico border, claiming that "the security of t...

Apr 06 2018

NYC cops gun down unarmed black man holding pipe

Monahan says Vassell "took a two-handed shooting stance" and "pointed an object at the approaching officers". "I messaged Attorney General Schneiderman this morning t...

Apr 05 2018

Boris Johnson accuses Corbyn of 'playing Russia's game' over spy poisoning

After the first known use of a military-grade nerve agent on European soil since World War II, Britain blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin for the attempted murder,...

Apr 05 2018

Prince Charles and Camilla touch down in Brisbane

Charles and Camilla wandered among hundreds of well-wishers who had risked rain to see them before visiting a Brisbane children's hospital. 'Thank goodness the gardens ...