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Jun 09 2018

US military operations against IS in Afghanistan to intensify

The United States intends to step up military operations against Islamic State in eastern Afghanistan during a temporary ceasefire between the Afghan government and t...

Jun 09 2018

DOJ and FBI Offer More Spygate Details to Bipartisan Congressional Leaders

Ryan also rejected Trump's claim that FBI investigators illegally placed an informant inside his campaign. The Justice Department is offering lawmakers a new look next ...

Jun 09 2018

Former Cambridge Analytica CEO Nix Grilled By MPs

However, such reports raise uncomfortable questions about the assurances made by Facebook , the government said. He said the data was deleted at Facebook's request. Ni...

Jun 09 2018

U.S. says diplomats in China hit by mystery illness

The initial health alert department officials put out after they learned that one of the employees in the Guangzhou had experienced symptoms made it sound like it was...

Jun 09 2018

Putin backs Spain at World Cup, says Russia to 'fight to finish'

Mr Putin also brushed off London's assertion that Sergei Skripal, the former double agent, and his daughter Yulia, were poisoned in Salisbury with a Novichok military-gra...

Jun 09 2018

Kim meeting scheduled for 9 am on June 12

The White House late Tuesday night confirmed the selection of the Capella Hotel , located on a resort enclave accessible to Singapore's main island by a single cause...

Jun 09 2018

Guatemala Devoid of Color Under Volcanic Ash

At least 69 people are known dead and thousands have evacuated from their homes since those living near the volcano were not prepared for the eruption. In one shelter, pe...

Jun 09 2018

Monash climbs QS world rankings ladder

The Young University Rankings are based on a range of criteria, including number and quality of scholarly papers and citations, research income achieved, reputation for...

Jun 08 2018

Chinese tourist, 54, declared dead after bus crash in eastern Ontario

Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police dispatch said the 54-year-old Chinese man died in hospital. The only injuries I could see without becoming distracted as a dr...

Jun 08 2018

Tourist dies after bus crash

Runciman said the crash took place between Brockville, Ont., and Prescott, Ont. The Peabody, Massachusetts-based company has been in operation for four years and never ...

Jun 08 2018

Melania Trump reappears after 24 days out of public view

Shortly afterwards, she entered Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for what the White House said was a benign kidney procedure. A Rolling Stone writer specu...

Jun 08 2018

Kim summit: Americans in Singapore sceptical on prospects for peace

Trump, who had previously canceled the summit, abruptly announced the meeting was back on. Conditions include dismantling nuclear, chemical and biological weapons, endi...

Jun 08 2018

End of an era: Miss America waves goodbye to iconic swimsuit round

Changing direction: "We are no longer a pageant , ' Miss America chairwoman Gretchen Carlson (pictured) told Good Morning America on Tuesday ". "We're interested ...

Jun 08 2018

Chinese man dies in hospital after eastern Ontario bus crash — NewsAlert

The situation was complicated by the fact that the bus passengers did not speak English, with the exception of a tour guide who helped to translate, Runciman said. The ma...

Jun 08 2018

U.S. Sends Medical Team to China Amid Reports of Mystery Ailment

Washington has said in the past that Cuban authorities must take responsibility for the safety of U.S. diplomats on their soil, but the Havana government denies any knowl...

Jun 08 2018

Search for El Fuego eruption survivors focuses on mountain hamlets

The eruption started on Sunday, sending lava and mudflows down the slopes and clouds of ash into the air. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday night spoke with ...

Jun 08 2018

Miss America is getting rid its swimsuit, night gown competitions

For decades, women's groups and others had complained that the swimsuit portion was outdated, sexist and more than a little silly. The announcement came after a sha...

Jun 08 2018

Melania Trump attends first public event since kidney operation

First girl Melania Trump , who as of Tuesday has not been seen in public in 26 days, is ready to hitch the president in public for a hurricane briefing at Federal Emerge...

Jun 08 2018

Media speculations rise with venue, time set for US-NK summit

Schumber added: "We're all hoping the president will succeed in rooting for peace". The White House wants North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to commit to a timetable t...

Jun 08 2018

Emergency helicopters responding to bus crash on Hwy. 401 near Brockville

Four other passengers are still in critical, life-threatening condition in hospital. "All of the people that we have received are all Mandarin-speaking", said spokeswom...