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Gunmen attacked army base, 100 casualties

Details were still emerging on Saturday, but other officials said the death toll had been staggeringly high. A US official in Washington on Friday had put t...


Palestinian prisoners just launched a mass hunger strike

The strike could also heighten Israeli-Palestinian tensions at a time of renewed USA attempts to restart stalled peace negotiations. Israel controls the W...


US VP Mike Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea

And today China supported a tough UN Security Council resolution condemning North Korea's missile tests. Donald Trump's deputy is in the region to reass...


Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn insists he could still win Britain's snap election

She held a meeting with European Parliament President Antonio Tajani . Allies of Cooper say preparations for a leadership campaign are already underway. Howeve...


Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens dead

Stephens fled in the vehicle when officers responded. Police say the suspect shot and killed himself while he was being chased by state troopers in Erie, Pennsy...


Trump says Iran violating 'spirit' of nuclear deal

Trump described the accord as the "worst deal ever negotiated" during his campaign and threatened to tear it up, but analysts say that is increasingly unlikel...


Early results show defeat for Jakarta's Christian governor

The national elections commission will announce official results in early May. The turbulent campaign featured rallies led by a hardline Islamist movement, wh...


China puts bombers on 'high alert' amid tensions in Korean peninsula

North Korea is a "peaceful state" but it is determined to respond to the U.S. threat with pre-emptive strikes and other methods, North Korean Foreign Ministry o...


North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in massive parade

U.S. officials feared Kim Jong-un would mark the national holiday by launching North Korea's sixth nuclear weapons test, since the country has used previous hol...


Power nearly fully restored after San Francisco outage

The outage started on Friday morning and affected as many as 90,000 customers, according to USA media reports , bringing the city to a virtual standstill. The ...


Top five transfer needs for Real Madrid

Real Madrid supporters were hailing another incredible Champions League night from their all-time record scorer Cristiano Ronaldo yesterday morning. "Ther...


Nationalist leader Petry won't head German election campaign

Addressing the congress, Petry's co-leader Joerg Meuthen was applauded for saying the AfD would never form an alliance with those like Merkel, Social Democrat l...


Turkey's supreme election board rejects opposition referendum annulment bid

But the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), along with individuals and civil society groups, have challenged the result - amid concerns over unstam...


USA tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

Ms Lee said these latest weapons were new and said most North Koreans are unaware just how powerful the United States is. A first release will involve a restr...


Corbyn labels election a battle between 'the establishment and the people'

The Labour Party is now drawing up an anti-establishment tax-and-spend manifesto that will reportedly be its most leftwing since Michael Foot's defeat in 19...


Police make new arrest in Dortmund team bus attack

Just days before the attack, he took out a loan to bet Borussia Dortmund's stock shares would drop - a likely scenario if any of the team's players were severel...


Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in car, possible overdose

Efforts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful. In very sad news, the patriarch of the family was found dead in his vehicle on Thursday afternoon in Los Angeles...


Unite leadership candidate Gerard Coyne suspended from job

The official Twitter account for Mr McCluskey's campaign announced the news this afternoon with a message to his supporters. We believe that the closeness of th...


US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria still has chemical weapons

The finding supported earlier testing by Turkish and British laboratories. "The results of these analyses from four OPCW designated laboratories indicate expo...


Evacuations of besieged Syrians resume after 48-hour delay

About 400,000 Syrians are trapped inside the area, which is besieged by government forces. In total, 500 people being held by President Bashar al-Assad's forc...


Lions squad 'what you'd expect' - Hansen

Gatland's squad will be aiming to become just the second Lions party to win a Test series in New Zealand, with the combined side's lone series success against t...


May wins Parliament vote to hold snap elections on June 8

At a time of unprecedented national and worldwide uncertainty over the economy and Brexit, the Conservatives have thrown the country into a snap election, but...


Chevron considering High Court appeal

According to the Federal Court of Australia judgment in Sydney on Friday, this method of tax avoidance was undertaken by Chevron through borrowing money in ...


Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014, after leaving Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia en route to Beijing with 227 passengers and 12 crew members on ...


United Kingdom prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

The British Prime Minister is seeking an election to copperfasten her mandate ahead of Brexit negotiations. She wants us to believe that she's a woman of her ...