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Re-elected Nicolas Maduro faces backlash in Venezuela

Maduro's main rival, Henri Falcon has called for a new vote, alleging the election was marred by irregularities and lacked legitimacy. The official result gave Maduro 67.7 percent of the vote, with Falcon a distant second at 21.2 percent.

Human rights groups decry confirmation of Haspel

McCain's opposition became a key factor in swaying Arizona Republican Sen.Jeff Flake's vote, and was cited by a number of Democrats who spoke out against her nomination in the following days and, just before the vote, on the Senate floor.

Egypt's Sisi says US Embassy move to Jerusalem causes instability

Altogether Israeli forces have killed some 116 Palestinians since protests along Gaza's border with Israel began six weeks ago. "The Community has followed with increasing alarm the mounting toll of fatalities and injured among the demonstrators"...

Assad Meets Putin in a Surprise Visit to Russian Federation

Putin said that at talks with the Syrian president, they had coordinated joint moves in fight against terrorism in Syria, "emphasizing major results the Syrian army has achieved to this respect, and came to the conclusion that a favorable situation e...

Explosive eruption rocks Hawaii's Kilauea volcano - USGS

Some Big Island residents had feared "the big one" after Kilauea shot anvil-sized "ballistic blocks" into the visitors' vehicle park on Wednesday and was rocked by earthquakes that damaged buildings and cracked roads in the park that was closed last ...

Italy's 5-Star, League on Verge of Government Deal; Markets Shudder

Five-Star party members will be asked to approve on an online vote the German-style five-year "contract of government" being hammered out with the League, Five-Star leader Di Maio has said. Di Maio shrugged off such warnings as the protests of "E...

Duterte hand in Sereno ouster 'out of character,' says lawyer

Francis Pangilinan, president of the opposition Liberal Party, said "This is not the end of this fight". The Supreme Court did not only wound itself in the process, it also hurt us who trusted them to stay above the fray and rescue us from this mur...

Facebook users hit by fresh data scandal

If Facebook discovers an app has misused data, it will instantly "ban" the app, and then post information on this page to let users know if the banned apps had access to their data. For those unaware, in 2014, Facebook had changed its policies ...

Israel destroys Gaza tunnel, boosts troop numbers, ahead of expected protests

Yes, the folks at FC Beitar Jerusalem claim the tribute to the American president is down to him formally recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital. This will include members of a delegation led by Mr Trump's daughter Ivanka, his senior adviser a...

Giuliani parts ways with law firm, citing 'pressing demands' of client Trump

The firm responded to the inquiry only after issuing a joint statement with Giuliani announcing that Giuliani was resigning from the firm, citing the long-term time commitment his representation of Trump would require. During a phone interview w...

Nawaz Sharif admits terror outfits active in Pak, carried out 26/11 attacks

He told a Pakistani publication, "Militant organisations are active. Why can't we complete the trial? " he said, according to the newspaper. Citing the military and judiciary establishment, Sharif further said, "You can't run a country if you have...

Kimberly Guilfoyle: Everything to know about Trump Jr.'s rumored new girlfriend

On March 15, Vanessa filed for divorce in Manhattan Supreme Court, and Page Six reported today that there seems to be a new Donald Trump Jr. girlfriend in the picture: Fox host Kimberly Guilfoyle . Donald Trump Jr ., 40, is now in the middle ...

Utah police: Teen murder victim was on phone with mom during attack

Baleigh Bagshaw (left) was found dead inside her Utah home on Monday. Once the phone went dead, Bagshaw's mother contacted a neighbor as well as police . "She was really sweet", Gwendolyn Robinson, who works at Leatherby's, told Deseret News . ...

Federal Geologists: Hawaii Volcano Could Have Explosive Eruption

Explosive eruptions could kick off if the lava lake in Kilauea's crater falls to the level of groundwater, causing an influx of water to create steam-driven explosions, the USGS said. Gov. David Ige this afternoon issued an emergency proclamation t...

Chinese president Xi Jinping meets North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

By having Kim, or a high-level official, visit for the carrier launch, China may be trying to re-assert themselves in the North Korea conversation. Xi hosted a welcome banquet for Kim. Xi-Kim meeting took place amid concern in Beijing that the ...

Elon Musk Challenges Warren Buffet's Candy Empire With Cryptocandy

During a recent Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting , he responded to Musk's comments about moats , claiming that "there are some pretty good moats around". See's sweets, according to Buffett, is a company with a wide moat , since it boasts...

'Avengers: Infinity War' becomes fastest film to earn $1 billion globally

Domestically, the film took in another US$112 million - the second biggest second weekend ever, behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens - and has now made US$450 million in the United States and Canada. The film opens in China , the second biggest ...

Azkals draw Korea, China, Kyrgyz Republic in 2019 AFC Asian Cup

Serbian tactician Milovan Rajevac, who took Ghana to the quarterfinals of the 2010 World Cup was appointed in April 2017 to lead the South-east nation's charge in UAE. The other 12 qualified teams were placed in the remaining two pots, on the basis...

Political stalemate. Tories and Labour deadlocked

As results from town hall across the country poured in Friday, it was clear Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives did not suffer any serious damage. Guardian columnist Owen Jones, who helped organise numerous events, noted that while Labour...

Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Police warned it would use force and "impact munition" to disperse the rally. A group that monitors political repression in Russian Federation says more than 350 people have been arrested in a day of nationwide protests against the upcoming inaugur...

PM Modi promises Netravati-Hemavathi rivers linking project for eight districts' farmers

Earlier on Friday, BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate B.S.Yedyurappa released the BJP manifesto in Bengaluru . He said that a talented pool of youngsters in Karnataka made this city the computer capital, but in the last five years, the Congress g...

As Trade Talks With China Open, President Trump Praises President Xi

Differences over trade policy and market access have been a persistent concern for the United States and other foreign investors in China. The president has long complained of what he says are unfair Chinese policies contributing to a huge USA trad...

Bodycam footage of police breaching Las Vegas shooter's room is released

One officer identifies a surveillance camera Paddock had set up in front of the door. This photo from police officer video body camera footage on October 1, 2017, provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, shows officers searching ...

May set to avoid London wipeout in local elections

The rest are being counted during the day on Friday with results expected during the afternoon. And in more than 100 council areas, also mostly urban, a third of the seats are being contested. Former council leader Marco Cereste (Conservative) incr...

MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

Some ultra-Orthodox Jews oppose the use of smartphones, deeming them risky and spiritually harmful, and Yeshiva World News said the rabbi had made a speech about the issue before the explosion . The Metropolitan Police said there had been no repo...

White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

China , Brunei , Malaysia , the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam all have overlapping claims in the region. A Pentagon official speaking to United States media said that "The further militarization of outposts will only serve to raise tensio...

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

President Trump's longtime personal physician said Tuesday it was Mr. Trump himself who dictated a 2015 letter saying Mr. Trump would be the "healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency ". Questions have also been raised about Bornstein'...

Iowa lawmakers pass ban on most abortions, aiming for court fight

One of the nation's most restrictive abortion bills, now on Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds' desk, brought widely divergent reactions Wednesday. The U.S. Supreme Court then declined to review the cases. It is also the point after which Iowa lawmakers now ...

UPNG celebrates Media Freedom Day

The rally started from Babarmahal and converged into a corner meeting at New Baneshwar, according to a report in The Himalayan Times. She said Development in technology especially with the use of social media have unfortunately amplified the catch ...

North Korea Says It Will Close Its Nuclear Test Site Next Month

As to the channel's information, these states are included in the short list of possible sites for their meeting. The decision to return to the same time is one of the many symbolic highlights of the historic Friday summit between North Korea'...

Saudi Arabia BLASTS Iran leader for 'making Adolf HITLER look GOOD'

The Israeli prime minister himself is one of many rejectionists that staunchly oppose the global formula for peace based on worldwide law. "In the last several decades the Palestinian leadership has missed one opportunity after the other and reje...

Trump asks African nations to support 2026 World Cup bid

The three-nation bid is widely seen as the favorite to host the 2026 World Cup, but speculation has increased that some of the Trump administration's controversial actions on immigration will shift global support to Morocco. "From the beginning, we h...

Amazon announces major expansion in Boston

Boston remains on a list of 20 finalists competing for Amazon's $5 billion second headquarters and the estimated 50,000 jobs that would bring. "Amazon's decision to bring another 3,000 jobs to Vancouver is great news for our city's booming inno...

Jackson not returning as Trump's private doctor

Trump, who said when the allegations first surfaced that he would understand if Jackson withdrew his nomination , has since turned his sights on Tester. On Sunday's 'Fox and Friends' program, Montana's Democrat Senator Jon Tester was a top of ...

Rodgers not leaving 'best job in the world' at Celtic for Arsenal

Then, prior to Sunday's league game, it emerged that former England captain Gerrard, now an academy coach with Liverpool, was the front-runner to be Rangers boss next season. However, although he admitted that he hopes to return to management in th...

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Elon Musk Challenges Warren Buffet's Candy Empire With Cryptocandy

During a recent Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting , he responded to Musk's comments about moats , claiming that "there are some pretty good moats around". See's sweets ,...

'Avengers: Infinity War' becomes fastest film to earn $1 billion globally

Domestically, the film took in another US$112 million - the second biggest second weekend ever, behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens - and has now made US$450 million in the Uni...

Political stalemate. Tories and Labour deadlocked

As results from town hall across the country poured in Friday, it was clear Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives did not suffer any serious damage. Guardian columnist Owe...

Azkals draw Korea, China, Kyrgyz Republic in 2019 AFC Asian Cup

Serbian tactician Milovan Rajevac, who took Ghana to the quarterfinals of the 2010 World Cup was appointed in April 2017 to lead the South-east nation's charge in UAE. The other ...

Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Police warned it would use force and "impact munition" to disperse the rally. A group that monitors political repression in Russian Federation says more than 350 people have bee...

PM Modi promises Netravati-Hemavathi rivers linking project for eight districts' farmers

Earlier on Friday, BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate B.S.Yedyurappa released the BJP manifesto in Bengaluru . He said that a talented pool of youngsters in Karnataka made this c...

As Trade Talks With China Open, President Trump Praises President Xi

Differences over trade policy and market access have been a persistent concern for the United States and other foreign investors in China. The president has long complained of wh...

MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

Some ultra-Orthodox Jews oppose the use of smartphones, deeming them risky and spiritually harmful, and Yeshiva World News said the rabbi had made a speech about the issue befor...

Bodycam footage of police breaching Las Vegas shooter's room is released

One officer identifies a surveillance camera Paddock had set up in front of the door. This photo from police officer video body camera footage on October 1, 2017, provided by th...

May set to avoid London wipeout in local elections

The rest are being counted during the day on Friday with results expected during the afternoon. And in more than 100 council areas, also mostly urban, a third of the seats are be...

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White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

China , Brunei , Malaysia , the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam all have overlapping claims in the region. A Pentagon official speaking to United States media said that ...

Iowa lawmakers pass ban on most abortions, aiming for court fight

Iowa lawmakers pass ban on most abortions, aiming for court fight

One of the nation's most restrictive abortion bills, now on Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds' desk, brought widely divergent reactions Wednesday. The U.S. Supreme Court then declined to ...

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

President Trump's longtime personal physician said Tuesday it was Mr. Trump himself who dictated a 2015 letter saying Mr. Trump would be the "healthiest individual ever elected...

UPNG celebrates Media Freedom Day

UPNG celebrates Media Freedom Day

The rally started from Babarmahal and converged into a corner meeting at New Baneshwar, according to a report in The Himalayan Times. She said Development in technology especiall...

North Korea Says It Will Close Its Nuclear Test Site Next Month

North Korea Says It Will Close Its Nuclear Test Site Next Month

As to the channel's information, these states are included in the short list of possible sites for their meeting. The decision to return to the same time is one of the many sym...