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African Migrants Take New Risks for Better Life in Europe

IOM spokesman Joel Millman said he believes that migrants taking the long route towards Italy via the Sahara and Libya - many of whom are from West Africa - are now choosing to take the "safer" coastal route through Morocco. The pace has quickened so...

Eric Bolling Suing HuffPo Journalist Over Lewd Photo Allegation

In a summons filed Wednesday in NY state court, Bolling accused Ali of trying to damage his reputation through "highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff's conduct and character". Bolling's sui...

Rising Temperatures Stretch Into Thursday

The weekend will feature more rain chances, especially for Sunday , with high temperatures staying in the lower 80s. Although it's mainly dry, a shower or thunderstorm could also try to sneak into the forecast. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent...

3-year-old found dead left in day care van all day

Police responded to a report of possible child neglect at Little Miracles Academy around 8:30 p.m. The high temperature in Orlando on Monday was about 93 degrees Fahrenheit, according to Weather Underground . "When he was little, he would say, 'Mo...

Mexico preps for hurricane as Tropical Storm Franklin gathers strength

Tropical Storm Franklin is threatening some popular cruise ports and there are now Tropical Storms warnings for Cozumel , Belize City and all along parts of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. Flooding rain and damaging winds can be expected with Franklin ...

Tourists Arrested in Germany For Performing Hitler Salute

It was engulfed in flames by arsonists, most likely paid by the Nazi party, in 1933. The visitors were seen taking pictures of each other with their mobile phones outside the Reichstag building, which houses the German parliament . They were a...

Powerball winning numbers: No victor as jackpot grows to $307 million

Someone hold a winning ticket could also opt for a $178 million one time payout. Drawings take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Players won two other jackpots in 2017. In addition, there were $1 million tickets purchased in Illinois...

Imran Khan accused of sexting Pakistani MP

Ayesha Gulalai while calling on Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has said that he should apologize from the nation as there is still time for this. "After all, she is a woman, and I don't want to say anything against her", he said. ...

Trump defends national security advisor from right-wing critics

James Carafano, a former Trump transition team official and vice president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, decried as counterproductive the recent spate of "blood-in-the-water" rumors. While Cohen-Watnick and McMaster had apparently begun t...

Congress holds protests across nation against attack on Rahul Gandhi's convoy

Elections are due in December in Gujarat, which Mr. Modi is originating, and the party of the Prime minister hoped to keep the power. They dispersed only after police announced the arrest of one person in this connection. "On Friday such a large ston...

Pound Plummets on Dovish BoE: Blip in the Trend or Full-Scale Reversal?

The rise in prices sits alongside weak average earnings growth in the country, reducing the chances of an interest rate hike from the bank this year mirroring the policy of monetary tightening in the US. The decision comes a year after rates were c...

Ex-Blackwater Guard's Conviction in Iraq Massacre Overturned, Appeals Court Rules

Fourteen people died and at least 17 were wounded in the incident in Nisour Square in Baghdad, which strained global relations and drew scrutiny of the role of American contractors in the Iraq war. In overturning the 30-year terms, USA circuit judg...

Fox News accused of working with Trump administration on Seth Rich conspiracy

NPR reported on August 1 on a defamation lawsuit filed by Fox News contributor Rod Wheeler against 21st Century Fox, Fox News , Fox News reporter Malia Zimmerman , and frequent Fox guest Ed Butowsky . "I'm actually the one who's been putt...

Body Found In Freezer

Authorities believe the body may belong to 28-year-old Shannon Elizabeth Graves, who was last seen in February. Authorities said no murder charges have been filed because a cause of death has not yet been determined. The friend said yes, and Novoa ...

Sebastian Gorka delivers masterful defense of Trump's military transgender ban

It may be that Americans believe that having transgenders in the ranks will be somewhat bad for morale but not so awful that it should trump a patriot's chance to fight for his or her country. The Department of Defense website still has a page sh...

Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in USA to 455

Russia's moves came a day after the U.S. Senate voted to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line against Moscow or veto the legislation and anger his own Republ...

Senate passes sanctions; Putin accuses U.S. lawmakers of 'insolence'

The bill is created to affect a wide range of Russian industries, hitting the country squarely in the pocketbook. Russia had originally threatened the ouster of diplomats and seizure of property in December after the US ordered 35 Russian envoys ...

Amit Shah, Smriti Irani selected for contesting in Gujarat's Rajya Sabha elections

This would be Shah's first time as a member of Parliament with the BJP parliamentary board last night announcing him as its candidate for the polls. Of the ten RS seats that will be up for polls on August 8, six are from West Bengal. The BJP hope...

Sen. Lindsey Graham Releases Statement on White House Shakeup

Before Spicer and Priebus, former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn resigned in February over allegations of improper contacts with Russian Federation, and former White House Communications Director Mike Dubke resigned in May. Scaramucci not...

Trump names new White House Chief of Staff

Priebus did not respond to reporters' shouted questions though he later released a statement saying it was "one of the greatest honours of my life" to serve as chief of staff. Trump is calling Kelly "a true star" of the administration. "I can't think...

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Sessions ends transgender workplace protections

The government's compelling interest in enforcing these laws should mean the businesses lose their arguments - but the Department of Justice guidance suggests that the interest in...

Trump guts Obamacare's contraceptive mandate

The administration has issued a long-expected revision to Obama-era rules . "With this rule, the Trump administration is taking direct aim at birth control coverage for mor...

United Kingdom leader Theresa May's slogan literally fell apart during her 'disastrous' speech

Britain's under-fire Prime Minister Theresa May was facing a fight for her political life Friday with a growing number of her own MPs said to favor a challenge to her leadersh...

Bangladesh to move 800000 Rohingya into single camp

Up until now they've been living in a range of different refugee camps across southern Bangladesh. They plan to expand an existing camp near the border town of Cox's Bazar so tha...

Shop that sold gun to Las Vegas shooter forced into lockdown

Paddock transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, the AP reported. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and...

United States seeks 'new Israel' in region, Khamenei says of Iraq Kurd referendum

Ayatollah Khamenei further termed the development as an "incident", adding that Iran and Turkey must take any possible measures to confront with the incident. Iraqi Prime Minster H...

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

Subsequently, a van was stopped at a checkpoint, and the name of the driver appeared to be similar to the name of the registered owner of the auto that hit the officer. In March 2...

Sunny, high near 70 — TODAY'S FORECAST

The overnight low is expected to be near 47. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Tonight: Mostly cle...

In Iraq's tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war

The Trump administration has said it does not recognise the independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region - as tensions flare between the regional government and Baghdad. Yild...

Why rockfalls happen in Yosemite

The National Park Service reportedly sent a helicopter to the Higher Cathedral Spire to help rescue the climber. An vast mass of granite plunged from the side of El Capita...

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Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

The three companies are facing intense scrutiny from U.S. House and Senate intelligence panels as investigators focus on social media's role in Russia's efforts to interfere ...

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

She tweeted: "Today: Jihad - 1 Truth - 0". "I read her manifesto on her website". Bolton, an ex-soldier, won 30% of the vote, seeing off Anne Marie Waters's challenge. IT WAS...

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Evans surrendered to federal marshals early Wednesday on federal corruption charges following an investigation into the criminal influence of money on coaches and players in the NC...

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Defense Department said 80 percent of the island's electricity lines are damaged and almost half its residents are without drinking water. The roughly 100-year-old Jones Act req...

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

When asked if he would fire the Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary over the matter, the Republican president said: "We'll see". The House Oversight and Government Reform c...