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Summerlin girl narrowly misses cut for national spelling bee finals

Governor Chris Christie offered his congratulation to Padhy after she was announced as one of the 40 finalists . She earned the spot in the third round after...


Up high? Too slow! Corbyn's high-five ends in awkward thud

High five fails are the absolute worst . Sky News journo Dan Hewitt's tweet about the deeply uncomfortable incident clocked up almost 20,000 likes in just ...


Trump blames Qatar for funding terror

Turkey s parliament has approved deploying troops to a base in Qatar and Iran has offered to send food to Doha. Tillerson noted that Qatar " has a history " o...


Rahul Gandhi arrested ahead of Mandsaur visit

Raising slogans against the Madhya Pradesh government, the Congress workers attempted to disrupt railway traffic by climbing over a train engine and sitting...


Puerto Rican parade tries to move past storm over militant

The crisis has also led to a staggering exodus of young Americans from Puerto Rico, over 400,000 in the last decade alone, which robs our communities of innovat...


Donald Trump '100%' willing to testify under oath on James Comey

He said he would be happy to speak to special counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating allegations that Russian Federation interfered with the election an...


Northern Ireland's unionist kingmakers may help shape PM May's Brexit

Labour MP Jo Stevens said the prospect of Mrs May's party doing a deal with the DUP was "chilling", after Tory former cabinet minister Owen Paterson said his p...


Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

Harvard Law School professor Mark Tushnet said onlookers should keep in mind that Comey knows much more than he can say, calling his testimony a "big deal"....


States and cities stand with Paris, not Trump

President Trump has chose to leave the 2015 Paris climate agreement and many advocates in the coal industry say the move will be beneficial for Wyoming. Bour...


Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

A senior White House official later had said the United States does in fact support Article 5 simply by agreeing to the terms of the charter. "You're going ...


Trump says Comey cleared him. He didn't

The president on Thursday managed to stay quiet on Twitter throughout Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, in which the former dire...


Theresa May dealt devastating blow by British voters

The parties can work together through a confidence and supply agreement or a formal coalition deal. The European Union's chief negotiator Michel Barnier appea...


Petition against Tory-DUP deal gets 400k signatures

Theresa May is trying to persuade the 10 DUP MPs to enter into a formal coalition agreement with the Tories, as opposed to a less formal "confidence and supply...


Afghan soldier kills 2 USA soldiers

According to Attaullah Khogyani , the spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, an Afghan army commando opened fire on the US soldiers in the Pekhe a...


Trump says US is committed to mutual support of NATO allies

There were a few notable slip ups like shoving the prime minister of Montenegro out his way, getting laughed at by the other world leaders, and taking out t...


Turkey's Erdogan: "We Won't Abandon Our Qatari Brothers"

Cavusoglu also said no country in the Gulf region should regard the deal concerning Turkey's setting up a base in Qatar as against itself. On Monday, Saud...


Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

The committee is seeking the materials by June 23. Collins said Comey's motivation "may have been a good one", but said Comey should have given that document to...


Jeff Sessions to Testify to Intel Panel Tuesday to Rebut Comey

Trump ultimately refused Sessions' offer , which came just before Trump embarked on his first worldwide trip in late May, according to a person who regularly s...


Iran arrests 7 suspects for supporting Tehran attacks

The arrests were made in Alborz province's Fardis town, reports Xinhua news agency. In separate comments on Friday, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alawi said h...


If there are any Trump-Comey tapes, Congress wants them

The Trump administration has also highlighted the fact Comey stopped short of accusing the president of obstructing justice - a potentially impeachable offense....


Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

May had called the election in hopes of getting a mandate to pursue her strategy for Brexit . "What we want to see is a workable plan to leave the European ...


Grocery store employee kills three coworkers, himself, police say

Stair's shift started when the store closed at 11 p.m. Police said he later took a duffel bag from his auto containing two pistol-grip shotguns, brought the...


Dutch police on car incident: no indication of extremist attack

A motorist was arrested in Amsterdam on Saturday, after a auto he was driving hit a wall at Central Station that injured at least eight pedestrians. The drive...


London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

According to BBC , the 7.5-tonne truck which they had rented was not picked because of payment issues, which prompted them to use a smaller van from a DIY stor...


Erdogan slams Doha isolation, seeks faster troop deployment to Qatar base

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reaffirmed his backing for Qatar in its dispute with other Gulf nations, saying Turkey would never leave the tiny gas-r...