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Japan, South Korea row deepens as man sets himself on fire

South Korean police officers patrol against possible rallies against Japan in front of a building where the Japanese embassy is located in Seoul, South Korea...


Trump aide Conway asks reporter, 'What's your ethnicity?'

But yesterday on Tuesday afternoon, she went too far - even for her. Feinberg had asked Conway which countries Trump was referring to when he tweeted t...


Donald Trump presses on with ‘racist’ sneers despite worldwide condemnation

Meanwhile, Brooks, who is set to retire from Congress at the end of her term, tweeted on Tuesday that she had voted to condemn Trump's "racially offensive r...


What Ben Stokes told Jofra Archer before the Super Over

While offering his congratulations to England and commiserations to New Zealand , Brett Lee said, "I've got to say that it's a frightful way to decide the vi...


Germany's Von Der Leyen Secures Powerful EU Executive Top Job

When he heard the news that the German Defence Minister had been elected, he embarked on a ferocious tirade against what he saw as a "fanatical" leader: "She's ...


Toddler dies after falling into grease trap at Tim Hortons restaurant

The witness saw the boy and pulled him from the trap and started administering CPR, Camp said. "It's a awful, tragic accident, misadventure- whatever you call...


Several dead in attack on Somali hotel

At least four al-Shabab assailants attacked the Asasey Hotel Friday evening, beginning with a suicide auto bomb at the entrance gate and followed by an assault ...


French senate approves tax on United States tech giants

The probe could lead to the USA imposing extra tariffs or other trade restrictions. Affected businesses will be liable when the group's worldwide revenues from ...


Turkey Receives Russian S-400s, Risks U.S. Retaliation

The US State Department has said Turkish officials are fully aware of legislation - the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act - which mandates ...


‘I Had a Falling Out’ With Jeffrey Epstein ’15 Years Ago’

These aren't the first such charges against the former hedge fund manager. "I arranged to have some contestants fly in", Houraney told the Times . "We beli...


First charges against Hong Kong anti-government protester

University professor Sealing Cheng asked who was responsible for the destruction of the legislature, implying that an arrogant government had driven the protest...


Venezuela using death squads to kill young men

They then broke into their houses, assaulted the women and girls and stole belongings. Michelle Bachelet's appeal to the Government of Nicolas Maduro come...


14 crew members die in Russian submarine fire

Russian navy ships and a submarine take part in a naval parade at the port of Severomorsk, Russia, July 31, 2016. According to official statement, fire was ex...


Shun lust for power to regain democracy, Rahul tells party

The announcement comes in the wake of him accepting responsibility for Congress' loss during the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections . In the letter , Gandhi said th...


Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt to face Brexit questions in Northern Ireland

Former Conservative Attorney General Dominic Grieve and former Labour Foreign Secretary Margaret Beckett had tabled an amendment to routine finance legislation,...


U.S. Border Patrol head condemns 'completely inappropriate' Facebook posts by agents

The vile stuff? There's no excuse. CBP employees are expected to adhere to CBP's Standards of Conduct , Directive No. 51735-013A both on and off duty, which st...


China slams Trump's 'gross interference' in Hong Kong

Officers grabbed the cart after it became wedged in the broken glass and repelled the protesters with pepper spray. Five hours later, protesters smashed more ...


President Trump touts military participation in revamped Fourth of July celebration

An Associated Press photographer saw two M1A1 Abrams tanks and two Bradley Fighting Vehicles at a railyard on the edge of Washington on Monday, transported ...


Powerful explosion in Afghan capital Kabul; many hurt

About 100 wounded people were taken to hospital, said health ministry spokesperson Wahidullah Mayar, but there was no immediate word of fatalities. It comes t...


Supreme Court allows partisan districts, blocks census query

The next census is in 2020, meaning most states will undertake redistricting in 2021. "We have swing votes but no longer a swing voter", Feldman said. The Sup...


North Korean leader willing to cooperate with South, continue nuclear talks: Xi

However, talks of resurrected diplomacy picked after Trump and Kim recently exchanged personal letters and Moon said earlier this week that US and North Kor...


Robert Mueller To Testify Before House Intelligence Committee

While Mueller stated he did not wish appear before Congress, Democrats - and some Republicans - have said they still believe Mueller should testify. Mueller's...


German chancellor seen physically shaking for 2nd time this month

A Merkel spokesman said she would participate in the swearing-in of her new justice minister, Christine Lambrecht, and later on Thursday fly to Japan to partici...


Bernie Sanders Pledges To Erase $1.5 Trillion In Student Debt

The second debate will occur the following day on June 27 and feature Joe Biden , Vermont Sen. Pramila Jayapal , Ilhan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, ...


Trump picks Stephanie Grisham as next White House press secretary

Grisham has been with President Donald Trump since 2015, the year he launched his presidential campaign. The appointment, announced by Melania Trump on ...