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Fitbit helps snare U.S. husband in connection with wife's murder

Slowly, as it became clear that Dabate had motives to get rid of his wife, police officers focused their investigation on the husband. CCTV footage also showed ...


Iraq forces retake large Mosul neighbourhood from IS

Near Mosul, the officials said, six strikes engaged five ISIS tactical units; destroyed 11 fighting positions, eight heavy machine guns, four rocket-propelled g...


Arkansas executions: 'It was very methodical'

Details have emerged about the grim last minutes of one of two men executed in Arkansas on Monday night, as the state is set to put to death another inmate la...


China launches 1st domestically-made aircraft carrier

China's only other carrier is the Liaoning , a refitted Soviet ship that was commissioned into China's navy in 2012. However, Chinese media speculated it may b...


Russia-linked hackers targeted Macron campaign

Although these hacker groups are suspected of carrying out espionage for the Russian government, Trend Micro said they actually want to leave evidence so th...


Russia Says US Airstrike on Syria Damages Peace Process

Iranian forces and Hezbollah, just as Russia's aerospace group are in Syria at the invitation of the country's government, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavro...


New anti-Maduro march planned in crisis-hit Venezuela

Fire-fighters put out a truck set on fire during anti-government protests in Caracas , Venezuela, Monday, April 24, 2017. The Organization of American States...


Netflix Inks Licensing Deal To Bring Its Content To China

The push into China may not raise much revenue at first, but the move is part of Netflix's maneuver to become a truly global service. The streaming giant ye...


Cavani signs extension at PSG until 2020

Paris St Germain's Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring from a penalty in the Ligue 1 match against Nancy in Paris March 4, 2017. He has tallied 125 goa...


Gay sex not a sin, says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

At a rally in St Albans on Wednesday Farron said he disagreed with Ward's comments and hinted the party could take action. Ward has always been a controversia...


Trump says he hasn't changed position on wall

After pushback from lawmakers, Trump's administration seems to have softened on that stance . But Democrats had threatened to block the bill if money was ea...


GOP makes government funding offer excluding money for wall

He added that leadership would make the final decision on which course Congress takes this week. Or will it? A White House official told CNN's Jim Acosta th...


Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions

It's one of the largest sanction actions in US history. As Trump dined this month with China's President Xi Jinping during their highly anticipated summit at ...


United Kingdom lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election

Unsurprisingly, May's opposition isn't happy . Addressing supporters in the capital later, Mr Corbyn will say: "Much of the media and establishment are sayin...


Sources Report 'Frosty' Relationship Between Ivanka And Melania Trump

The situation is worsened by the fact that Melania, the real first lady, still resides in Trump Tower, miles away from the White House. The reporter writes: "...


Turkish court declines to hear referendum appeal, Anadolu reports

Huseyin Aydin, a lawyer representing Erdogan, said Defarges' comments were not a simple expression of opinion. However, the court rejected its challenge by ma...


Thousands expected to be evacuated in Syria after blast

At least 43 people were killed after a suicide vehicle bomb blast hit a transit point where thousands of Syrians were awaiting evacuation from two besieged gove...


Iraqi troops capture largest neighborhood in western Mosul

Eastern Mosul was liberated in January, and the Iraqi military claimed Tuesday it had taken control of the al-Tanek neighborhood, the largest on the western s...


Canadian PM responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

The decline in what Canadian processors are buying from the USA has put stress on dairy farms across the country and is leading to increased competition here at...


Donald Trump says Iran isn't meeting 'spirit' of 2015 nuclear deal

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam SchiffSchiff: Trump breaking Iran deal "a grave mistake" Trump may miss deadline on Russia report Schiff: Dems failed to convey why Russi...


Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

Prospective citizens with a permanent or enduring incapacity, as well as those aged under 16, would be exempted from the English reading, writing and listening ...


Flynn Likely Broke the Law With Paid Russia Trip, Chaffetz Says

Flynn resigned from his role after the Washington Post reported that, as a private citizen, Flynn communicated last fall with the Russian Ambassador to the Un...


Donald Trump to set executive orders on environment, energy this week

Trump has used executive orders to toughen immigration enforcement. Among them: his late March order that directed federal agencies to rescind any existing reg...


Israel PM cancels talk with German FM in rare spat with ally

Gabriel said it would be " unthinkable " to cancel meetings if Netanyahu met government critics in Germany. The top German diplomat, now in Israel, said he le...


Senate Confirms Trump's Agriculture Secretary

Perdue's first cousin, although he did preside over the Senate floor during the vote. Some agriculture groups are concerned about the effect of Trump's trade ...