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Leo Varadkar becomes new leader of Fine Gael

What appears more likely, indeed nearly certain, is that 38-year-old Dublin-born Mr. Varadkar, who is gay, will become Ireland's youngest ever taoiseach . He s...


ISIS claims responsibility for London attack that killed 7

London police say they are responding to reports that a vehicle hit pedestrians on London Bridge and that there were stabbings at busy Borough Market nearb...


Manchester benefit concert to go on despite London attack

The concert comes the day after attackers targeted the heart of London, killing seven people. "It's not easy to always choose love, is it, especially in momen...


North Korea launches another missile, which lands in Japan's economic zone

Besides its regular ballistic missile test-launches, the North carried out two nuclear tests past year - in January and September. North Korea's state run n...


14 arrests in day of Portland demonstrations

Thousands of demonstrators and counter protesters converged in downtown Portland, Oregon, on Sunday, a day marked by multiple arrests and clashes between police...


London terror attack: Nine dead and 48 injured including three terrorists

Three suspects were shot dead by armed police after Saturday night's horrific London Bridge attack. Earlier, according to media reports, a white van had swe...


'I knew them all': Confident Ananya Vinay wins spelling bee

The winning word was " marocain ", which is a dress fabric that is made with a warp of silk or rayon and a filling of other yarns. Vinay, at 12, follows a lon...


House Intelligence Committee issues subpoenas in Russian Federation investigation

The president's son-in-law and close adviser Jared Kushner is said to be under scrutiny as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry. However, Cohen...


UK election should not be postponed after attack: Mayor Sadiq Khan

She says, "Just before 10.10 pm last night the police received reports a van had hit pedestrians on London Bridge ". Two other incidents also were reported...


Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge

Borough Market is a popular tourist area with restaurants and bars a short distance from London Bridge. At least 178 people have been killed in Marawi , the ...


Merkel says expects Britain to remain a partner post-Brexit

United States President Donald Trump called Germany's trade and spending policies " very bad " on Tuesday (May 30), intensifying a row between the longtime a...


Vladimir Putin Suggests American Hackers Framed Russia

The interview, which took place at the International Economic Forum in Russia on Friday, comes at a time when Putin and the Russian government have been at th...


China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

We should be doing everything we can to accomplish both". Scientists say Earth is likely to reach more risky levels of warming sooner as a result of the presi...


Palestine To Make Unprecedented Peace Offer to Trump

In a short side trip to Bethlehem, Trump said he was "gratified" that Abbas "was committed to taking firm but necessary steps to fight terrorism and confront it...


Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate deal

Mr Putin again denied Russian meddling in the election that Mr Trump won. "The Jews are blamed for everything", he added. After multiple claims from Western o...


Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate

I get the nomination. "I've known the Clintons for a long time", Huckabee said. "I thought it was a hidden message to the Russians ", Clinton quipped, acc...


May's lead down to 5 points, model estimates 60-seat majority

British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble on a June 8 snap election has been thrust further into doubt after a Survation poll showed her Conservative Part...


Eight Lib Dem policies to improve life for young people

As part of raising the number, and quality of apprenticeships, we will ensure that all the receipts from the Apprenticeship Levy in England are spent on trainin...


Trump seeks coalition to 'stamp out extremism'

In his first foreign speech , Trump on Sunday urged Muslim leaders to take a stand against violence committed in the name of religion, describing the struggle ...


Trump's new trade rep Lighthizer struggles to win over Asian partners

The meeting, which was held in Hanoi , Vietnam , was the biggest global trade gathering since U.S. President Donald Trump spoke of his "America First" trade...


British Columbia political alliance vows to block pipeline expansion

Qep Res Inc now has $2.25B valuation. Atlantic Trust Group Llc, which manages about $15.12B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Qualcomm Inc Com (NASDAQ:QCO...


Putin: US election hackers could have been from anywhere

Kelly directed most of her questions at Putin, asking him to respond to allegations in the ongoing USA investigations of possible collusion between the Kremlin ...


Trump's tweeted typo covfefe becoming vanity license plates

Starting with a wee-hours tweet that contained the mystifying nonword " covfefe ", Trump on Wednesday unleashed a string of tweets that showed the president was...


Army chief calls on J&K governor

The convoy was travelling from Jammu to Srinagar when it was attacked near Qazigund's Hillar village located on the national highway. Earlier in the day, ...


EU, China to unite on global warming after Trump withdrawal

China and the EU's reaffirmation of their commitment to the Paris agreement Friday comes amid a wave of global support for the hard-fought 2015 climate pact...