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Qatar Airways calls on United Nations body to declare Qatar measures illegal

The gas-rich emirate strongly rejects the allegations. Qatar Airlines, a major global flight operator, is no longer allowed to use the airspace above Saudi A...


TSA finds handguns in carry-ons at airport

On Tuesday, Delta Airlines also announced that passengers departing Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta and JFK in NY would be part of a facial-recognition ...


Iran urges Arab nations to end Qatar crisis

Analysts estimate at least 40% of Qatar's food supplies are imported across Saudi Arabia. Qatar's Central Bank said on Monday banking transactions at home a...


Philippines says US troops near Marawi, not fighting

Malaysia and Indonesia are also increasingly concerned about the southern Philippines being used to launch operations in their countries, he said . Fighting ...


Trump's lawyer to file complaint against Comey over memos

Comey said he started taking notes after his first meeting with then-President-elect Trump because he felt that Trump might lie about the nature of the meetin...


Terry McAuliffe calls for gun control after baseball shooting

A congressional staffer and members of the congressional police force were also shot in the incident. Despite the day's carnage, there was no immediate indic...


Trump to reveal whether or not he taped Comey conversations

He also questioned whether Comey was behind other leaks because "it seems like he knew exactly how to do it", King told "Sunday Morning Futures" on Fox News. Ho...


GOP Rep. Steve Scalise, others shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia

Both teams have been practicing for weeks in preparation for the game at Nationals Park and we fully support the decision to play the game. President Donald ...


US Attorney General calls Russian Federation collusion accusation "detestable lie"

Under questioning on January 10, Sessions said he had no communications with Russians during the campaign. He also said his recusal did not bar him from r...


London Block of Flats Fire Death Toll Increases to 12

Mr Fitzpatrick, who was a firefighter for 20 years, told LBC: "We've been pressing for fire sprinkler systems in buildings where we think it's appropriate - c...


Sessions continues to attempt his hard line on marijuana

He claimed that organized drug trafficking groups were using the medical marijuana system in states that have legalized the treatments to operate under the colo...


Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

Michel Barnier said Theresa May's government must begin talks "very quickly" as he noted that in three months since Article 50 was triggered "we haven't prog...


Devastating natural disaster on Greek island of Lesbos kills one and injures 10

A woman, believed to be about 60, was crushed by the roof of her home and died, the island's mayor said. It wasn't immediately clear if Monday's quake had cau...


Local residents voice anger over London tower blaze

A thick plume of smoke could be seen for miles around, while witnesses reported people jumping from the 24-story building after being trapped by the advancing f...


British PM Theresa May says she takes responsibility for election result

Former Conservative prime minister John Major has also raised doubts about the deal and its impact on the province's "fragile" peace, telling BBC radio th...


Teens rescued after 3 days lost in Paris catacombs

The ambient temperature in the dank narrow passageways is about 15C. Both were treated for hypothermia after rescue workers found them early in the morning on t...


WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

The investigation began "days after Comey was sacked on May 9", according to Jeff Bezos's newspaper machine, and it also includes a search for "any evidence of...


Local lawmakers respond to baseball practice shooting

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonge...


Shock UK exit poll suggests Britain's May fails to win majority

Ms May called the snap election supposedly to " strengthen her hand " in the Brexit negotiations in the hope and expectation the Conservatives would increase ...


Talks to prop up May's government continue with DUP

Jeremy Corbyn mocked Theresa May's campaign slogans as he said Labour will offer "strong and stable leadership" if her "coalition of chaos" fails. But ther...


Six persons confirmed dead as London tower block consumes fire

More than 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought for hours to try to bring the Grenfell Tower block blaze - one of the most treacherous seen i...


Congressman shot at baseball field in US

A rifle-wielding gunman opened fire on a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia Wednesday morning. A law enforcement official, who was not authorised...


Attack on U.S. lawmakers: What we know

A progressive political advocacy group in Louisiana responded to the shooting of their Republican congressman, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , with clari...


The congressman-doctor who treated Scalise on the ball field

He watched as the gunman - identified as James T. Hodgkinson from Belleville, Illinois - moved "methodically" from near the third-base dugout toward the backsto...


Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police

Please join me in saying a prayer for @ SteveScalise , the Capitol Police, and everyone impacted. We are all on the same team. "By him being there, he probabl...