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Nov 09 2018

Bourke Street attack: one dead, two injured in Melbourne stabbing attack

The auto burst into flames near the corner of Swanston and Bourke streets about 4.20pm on Friday and while the vehicle was quickly extinguished, reports soon followed of ...

Nov 09 2018

California schools, hospital evacuate ahead of fast-moving Camp Fire

At least 27,000 people in the town of Paradise about 180 miles (290 kilometers) northeast of San Francisco were ordered to flee Thursday. By 2:00 p.m. In Chico, west of t...

Nov 08 2018

Election 2018: GOP holds Senate, Democrats move closer in House

The mixed verdict in the first nationwide election of Trump's presidency showed the limits of his hardline immigration rhetoric in today's political landscape. In subur...

Nov 08 2018

Fox says Hannity won't be a guest at Trump rally

Hannity , the channel's most popular personality, had insisted all day that he wouldn't campaign, before appearing on the podium in a Missouri arena after being called to...

Nov 08 2018

Authorities: Gunman shoots 11 at California bar

There were reports of more gunfire as officers responded. Witnesses said a man fired several shots from a handgun before tossing smoke bombs into the crowded bar. It wa...

Nov 08 2018

History made as two Muslim women elected to House of Representatives

Ocasio-Cortez, 28, became an overnight sensation this summer after her upset primary defeat of Rep. Joe Crowley , a 10-term incumbent who was the No. Davids is also Kans...

Nov 08 2018

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi under consideration to replace Sessions

And newly elected Utah Senator, Republican Mitt Romney, added that indeed, the Mueller investigation should continue unimpeded. New Acting Attorney General Matt Whitake...

Nov 07 2018

Reputation precedes 'El Chapo' as US trial approaches

But that could create a logistical nightmare during the trial, and there is speculation that " El Chapo " is being held in a cell deep within the Brooklyn courthouse. A f...

Nov 07 2018

China to kick off its first International Import Expo

At its core, the event is symbolic. Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers his speech during the opening of the 1st China International Import and Expo on Monday.Wor...

Nov 07 2018

US Renews Iran Sanctions, Grants Oil Waivers to China, Seven Others

The U.S. Treasury Department imposed penalties on more than 700 Iranian and Iranian-linked individuals, entities, aircraft and vessels in the new sanctions. Oil prices in...

Nov 07 2018

United Nations condemns kidnap of students, staff in Cameroon

This past year has marked a distressing period for Cameroon's Anglophone regions , as hundreds have lost their lives as a result of the violence that has cropped up be...

Nov 07 2018

First Muslim women elected to Congress

She said her political life began attending local Democratic Farmer Labor party caucuses with her grandfather after arriving in the US. " My success is not only for me ...

Nov 07 2018

Ted Cruz Defeats Beto O'Rourke in Texas

Trump and Cruz were bitter 2016 rivals, but the president visited Houston late last month to solidify the senator's win. Even that was a shock for Cruz, who won 10-pl...

Nov 05 2018

Over 150 killed in weekend violence around Yemen's Hodeida

An estimated 10,000 people have been killed since the conflict erupted in March 2015, one year after the Shiite Muslim Houthi minority took over Yemen's capital, Sanaa, a...

Nov 05 2018

Senate Report Says ‘No Evidence’ of Sexual Assault by Kavanaugh

He went on to warn that those providing false information to incriminate Kavanaugh have likely broken the law - indicating that they will probably face charges of their o...

Nov 05 2018

One US soldier killed, another wounded in Kabul insider attack

North Ogden is a town of about 19,000 people, a bedroom community 40 miles north of Salt Lake City. Taylor was a member of an advisory team that was training members o...

Nov 05 2018

Early Voting On Track With 2014 Levels, Democrats Boost Turnout

In Robertson County, Clerk Joanie Jolly expects voters turnout of about 40 percent, she said. Another 1.6 million+ have been sent mail-in ballots but have not returned th...

Nov 04 2018

Saudi Arabia readies to boost supplies over Iran oil sanctions

That was one of the most ridiculous deals ever made by any country, at any time: "the Iran nuclear deal", he said . "On Monday, November 5, the termination of US parti...

Nov 03 2018

Attack on buses of Coptic Christians in Egypt leaves 7 dead

Local church officials in Minya province where the attack took place, put the death toll at 10, but the higher figure could not be confirmed. Egypt says fighting Islami...