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David Norris calls Boris Johnson a 'liar' in Seanad debate

On more than one occasion, the Tory MP Johnson has said he supported staying In, and warned against the negative impacts of coming out. However, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, appeared to reject that option as he told reporters ...

LeBron James to skip Rio Olympics

Sources told Vardon that James' agent, Rich Paul, informed USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo of his decision Thursday, while James contacted Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski himself. James and his teammates were honored Wednesday with a parade ...

Clinton's server technician declines to answer court-ordered questions

The Huffington Post's Politics section has seemingly only written three original articles about Hillary Clinton's private email server scandal in as many months, ignoring major developments in a story with significant implications for the 2016 presid...

Colombia's government and main rebel army sign historic ceasefire deal in Cuba

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend the ceremony, the statement said. This idea was echoed by tens of thousands of Colombians on social networks with the hashtag #ElÚltimoDíaDeLaGuerra trending in the South American nation on Wednesday.

In speech, Trump to ramp up critique of Clinton as failure

Donald Trump - a major party's presumptive presidential nominee - has used even more disturbing language to mock women, Latinos, and people with disabilities", said Ms. And he said Clinton may be disqualified from the presidency on the basis that...

London supermarket suspect arrested In Grocery Store Attack

Const. Sandasha Blough with London Police Service says it was an unprovoked attack. On Tuesday, police appealed to the public for help in identifying a woman whose picture was taken at the scene of the attack at the Superking Supermarket on Wonderl...

Bad loans, not clean-up, hurting lending: Rajan

Rajan further said bankers sometime turn around and accuse regulators of creating the bad loan problem. Alternatively, a less effective form of capital would be to issue "Government Capitalisation Bonds" in exchange for equity. The survey results rev...

Donald Trump firms, family receive $1 million in May

Bernie Sanders, who has not yet endorsed Clinton or conceded the nomination to her. In some ways, Clinton's message on Trump emulated the one Democrats used to tarnish Mitt Romney in 2012: That he got rich by crushing people's' dreams and, that if ...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian bystander after Israeli cars attacked

They named the victim as Mahmoud Badran, 20, and said Israeli liaison officials told them soldiers opened fire at the three as they hurled rocks at traffic on a nearby settler highway. The Palestinian Authority, who named the dead boy as Mahmoud Rafa...

Swiss-made solar plane takes off from JFK

The team has had to take frequent breaks from the various legs of the journey in order to make repairs to the plane, particularly to its batteries. The Solar Impulse 2 team eventually plans to return to the Middle East by late summer, completing a ...

Poland takes 1-0 lead over Ukraine

Arkadiusz Milik was first to test Andriy Pyatov with a low drive, before Lewandowski failed to find the top corner after being set up by his strike partner. A minute later, with the fans still jumping, Poland s own 19-year-old Bartosz Kapusztka almos...

Violent protests rock S Africa's capital ahead of vote

Protests in townships around the South African capital, Pretoria , continued on Tuesday after it was announced that the current mayor didn't get backing from the ruling African National Congress to run again in upcoming local government elections.

Canada parliament backs assisted-death law

But the government's legislative response, in Bill C14, says only patients suffering from an incurable illness whose natural death is "reasonably foreseeable" are eligible. "And hopefully, in the not too distant future, the courts will remedy tha...

SoftBank president Nikesh Arora steps down

Yesterday, SoftBank had said the allegations levelled by some shareholders against Arora, including those questioning his conduct and qualifications, have been found to be "without merit". Before joining SoftBank Arora managed Google's worldwide ...

ICC sentences former Congo VP Bemba to 18 years in prison

And he is the only the third person to be sentenced at the tribunal based in The Hague since it began work in 2002. "Today's sentencing marks a critical turning point for the thousands of women, children and men who were victims of Bemba's orches...

Trump to Evangelicals: Don't Pray For Leaders, Pray People Vote for Me

An organization called United in objective hosted the event, along with My Faith Votes, a group aligned with former presidential candidate and current Trump ally Ben Carson. "He acknowledged that. But what he was trying to say was, after that he said...

Veteran US diplomat to meet with Venezuela officials amid

The opposition is not only desperate to force a referendum, but to force it quickly. Doing so would give them a chance to conduct a second officially sanctioned signature drive, in which they would have to garner close to 4 million signatures in or...

China city holds dog-meat eating festival despite protests

Yulin officials said the government had never had a hand in the festival, a public event, but it had improved supervision over the dog meat industry. So, what is the appeal of eating dog meat? But this year there has been an avalanche of protest fro...

Activists look to build on momentum of Sanders campaign

The leader of the state party's national convention delegation is still neutral in the race. Ted Cruz instead of presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump. And in turning their backs on Clinton, they're also rejecting President Barack Obama's anti-gun n...

Putin denies suggestions Russia would welcome Brexit

Putin's comments came as he participated in a panel discussion moderated by CNN's Fareed Zakaria at the 20th International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia. "European politicians need to reach out to business, to show wisdom, far-sightedness ...

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Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

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Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Plan on dry and unusually warm weather for Thanksgiving . Southwesterly winds gusting to about 25 miles per hour will shift to the northwest late in the day as a cold front passe...