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UK's foreign secretary backs doctors in Baby Charlie case

As previously reported , Charlie's parents have raised more than $1.3 million to bring their son to the United States to undergo an experimental treatment. A...


White House: President Trump to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin at G20

Asked in an interview with weekly Die Zeit whether she would repeat that comment, she replied: "Yes, exactly that way". The president travels later this we...


Fed minutes suggest increasing tensions on inflation shortfall

At the June meeting, the Fed gave a clear outline of its plan this year to reduce its portfolio but gave no precise timing. The committee questioned why finan...


China-US ties affected by some negative factors: Xi to Trump

Ruan Zongze, vice-president of the China Institute of International Studies, said the U.S.arms sales to Taiwan "obviously breach U.S.commitments" in the three k...


Burnley defender Keane set for Everton medical

The England worldwide defender has penned a five-year deal at Goodison Park. Keane's expected arrival will not be the end of Everton's big spending, with mana...


Louisiana Will Not Turn Over Voter Info to Trump Administration

The office of Gov. Henry McMaster said the election commission should comply with the request as far as it is legally able to. Going all the way back to 1860 ,...


Donald Trump could 'hastily visit United Kingdom this month to avoid protests'

Trump will be travelling to Europe later this week, stopping off in Poland before travelling to Germany for the G20 summit in Hamburg on July 7. Suzanne Moore...


I Don't Want To Be PM, Congress Should Take Lead: Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar also downplayed his earlier comments holding the Congress responsible for the "current mess" in the opposition ranks. The Congress's response ...


Israeli ex-PM Olmert freed from jail

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was released from prison on Sunday after a parole board reduced his corruption sentence by a third. Shin Bet officia...


United States destroyer sails close to disputed island in South China Sea

The 12-mile line is the internationally recognized distance that separates the shores of a sovereign nation from global waters. "While I greatly appreciate th...


Christie, lawmakers fail to enact new budget

Similar signs were spotted at other closed locales, including Island Beach State Park. Prieto has expressed disappointment this week that some of his Democr...


'Morning Joe' hosts: President Trump "not well", has "obsession with women's blood"

They also said President Trump is "not mentally equipped" to continue watching their show. The accusation from Ms Brzezinski and Mr Scarborough set off anothe...


The Real Reason Disney Let Marvel Make Spider-Man: Homecoming For Sony

Tom Holland is our new Spider-Man and he's a terrific choice - a little pale, a little splotchy, and - even though he's a 21-year-old Englishman - a totally, b...


Kansas will not provide social security numbers to voter fraud panel

So far, at least 20 states have either declined to provide certain pieces of information - like social security numbers - to the commission or have flat out...


McEnroe refuses to apologise to Williams over '700th ranking' comment

John McEnroe has acknowledged he should have kept quiet regarding Serena Williams and her hypothetical ranking on the men's tour. McEnroe went on to explai...


Far-right French leader Marine Le Pen charged with European Union funds misuse

The controversy shadowed Le Pen's campaign for the French presidency. According to The Guardian, "Under French law, being put under formal investigation mea...


Thibs Timberwolves get Bulls' Butler: 2017 NBA Draft winners and losers

Is it possible that Jimmy gave out a number of an ex? "I called out this years MVP years ago so you gotta respect my knowledge for the game lol", Durant wrote...


White House reporters criticize Sean Spicer after press briefing again held off-camera

Spicer , in a Fox News interview over the weekend, said Acosta is "sad that he believes if it doesn't occur on TV - I think some of these reporters are more...


Trump to meet Putin at G20, seek 'more constructive' ties

Russian officials have denied any meddling in the 2016 election. News of the meeting comes amid three ongoing US investigations into potential electoral inter...


Iraqi military says it has retaken two Mosul neighbourhoods from Islamic State

The mosque's grounds remain under the militants' control. The Old City's stone buildings date mostly from the medieval period. Iraqi authorities and offic...


Fake Trump 'Time' Magazine Covers Hang in His Golf Clubs

The Trump Organization did not respond to questions this week about who made the cover and why it was displayed at Trump clubs. The Post reported there wa...


Colombia FARC rebels complete disarmament

The peace agreement is a landmark event in Colombia's history as it attempts to conclude Latin America's longest-running conflict that has spanned well over 5...


Pride organizers scale back police presence in parade

Tensions have run high in the Minneapolis suburbs since a jury acquitted Yanez for fatally shooting Castile - a legal gun owner who told the St. Anthony officer...


Congressional Baseball Game Goes On One Day After Shooting

Infection also is a risk, especially if the intestines were perforated. Several lawmakers revealed they had been the subject of threats in their areas, includ...


South Korean official: Too late to host 2018 Olympics with North Korea

This suggestion comes off the back of South Korean President Moon Jae-in suggesting the counties could submit a joint bid for the 2030 World Cup. He was speak...


China, US agree aim of "complete, irreversible" Korean denuclearization

Beijing's foreign ministry said in an online statement published Thursday that senior Chinese officials reached a consensus on key issues during the high-level ...


North Korea conducts rocket engine test

North Korea however did not publicise details of the test; it is usually quick to do so with successful ones. North Korea has carried out another test of a ro...


'Get back! Get back!': Police releases audio after killing a pregnant woman

Lyles had an extensive criminal record and she was released from jail June 14. Why didn't officers use the less lethal force options they were equipped with?...


The Murder of Nabra Hassanen Isn't Just About One Man's Road Rage

Hassanen's father, Mahmoud, told reporters he believes "100 percent" that his daughter was targeted for her religion. Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, has been...


Amit Shah rules out bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan

Shah, along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, visited Thackeray's residence "Matoshree" and held a close-door meeting, which started around 10 ...


Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1: Team Scalise

Scalise , of Louisiana, underwent surgery Wednesday night to fix a broken hip and another procedure to stem heavy bleeding. The congressman underwent another s...


Record 65.6 mn people displaced worldwide, says UN

Last year, around half a million refugees went back to their countries, while 6.5 million internally displaced people returned. The UNHCR reports that one...


Russia says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

Our new policy begins with strictly enforcing US law. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks about Cuba policy, Friday, June 16, 2017 , in M...


Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

One of multiple fires that spread in Portugal sent flames sweeping across a road, which reached motorists who became trapped in their cars. Meanwhile, tea...


Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

Bush. On Wednesday, The Washington Post reported that Trump was under investigation for obstruction of justice, citing unnamed officials. Reuters repor...