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This Indian City Has Run Out Of Water Amid A Scorching Summer

All four reservoirs that supply Chennai , known as the Detroit of south Asia for its flourishing automobile industry, have run dry this summer, largely because...


Citing racial bias, US high court tosses black man's murder conviction

Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch dissented. Justice Thomas - who is the court's only African-American justice - pointed out that the defence had al...


US Senate to block Trump's $8bn Saudi arms sale

Senate will vote on Thursday to block the Trump administration's effort to complete arms sale to three Arab countries without congressional review, Senator ...


The United States and Iran: A Step Closer to Open Conflict?

President Rouhani says his country is not seeking to wage war against any nation while at the same time stressing that it will withstand mounting US pressure an...


Ocasio-Cortez doubles down on concentration camp comments

Ocasio-Cortez responded to Todd by claiming she never meant to compare border patrol detention camps to Nazi death camps , but her earlier comments and later...


Turkey urges adherence to United Nations report's recommendations on Khashoggi murder

Khashoggi has been the victim of a deliberate, premeditated execution, an extrajudicial killing for which the state of Saudi Arabia is responsible under globa...


Trump campaign raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours

Florida was chosen for a reason: the positions of Democrats and Republicans there are about equally strong. President Trump now averages roughly 44 percent ...


Dominican Republic deaths: Federal Bureau of Investigation close to identifying cause of mystery Caribbean deaths

William Cox is now waiting on his mother's remains to be transferred from the hospital to Blandino Funeral home in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic . I...


PM May would not repeat criticism of London Mayor - spokesman

Trump tweeted: " LONDON needs a new mayor ASAP". Mr Khan has criticised Mr Trump's effort to ban travellers from Muslim countries, while the President has ca...


Argentina Isn’t Ruling Out a Cyberattack in Major Power Outage

Argentine media said the power cut occurred shortly after 7am local time causing trains to be halted and failures with traffic signalling. A woman prepares mi...


Mayor 'sick' by video of police encounter with young family

KNXV obtained a copy of the full police report and discovered major omissions and differences between the officer's account and the witness videos. The cuff...


United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn questions claims Iran was behind tanker attacks

When asked how he plans to address Tehran and stop any further such incidents, Trump said: "We're going to see". Amid an intensifying war of words following...


Cyclone Vayu around 1100 kms from Oman coast

He also mentioned that a few senior ministers have gone to the districts to coordinate and review the situation. Five people have been killed by lightning in ...


Imran Khan fails to follow diplomatic code yet again

Prime Minister Imran had on Thursday had an "informal" talk with Russian President Vladmir Putin after reaching Bishkek , Kyrgyzstan to represent Pakistan at S...


The people of Central Asia smoke marijuana during rituals 2,500 years ago

Cannabis smoking began in China at least 2,500 years ago, according to new research . While cannabis plants and seeds have been identified at other archae...


Sudan businesses shut as protesters keep up civil disobedience

Earlier on Monday, the People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N), one of the country's main rebel groups, said the military rulers had released three of its l...


Cyclone 'Vayu' intensifies into severe cyclonic storm

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who had a review meeting with the state administration at the State Emergency Operations Centre, told reporters that the Indian Me...


Mexico deal ‘significant win’ for U.S., Pompeo says

Mexico's President Andrés Manuel López Obrador during a press conference at the National Palace, in Mexico City, on May 31, 2019. CBN's Ben Kennedy asked Tr...


Trump defends tariff threat against Mexico, calls it 'beautiful thing'

The telephone interview was unusual because it appeared to be in response to an earlier CNBC segment, in which a U.S. Chamber of Commerce executive criticiz...


Ocasio-Cortez: 'Powerful People' Try to 'Bribe' Trump Into War With Iran

Zarif said: "Mr. Trump himself has announced that the USA has launched an economic war against Iran ". "We have said it clearly that economic war is not dif...


PIA offloads 37 passengers as woman mistakenly opens aircraft's door

A female passenger aboard Pakistan International Airlines flight sparked panic on Saturday after she mistakenly opened the emergency exit door thinking it w...


Mexican president visits Tijuana hours after United States tariff deal

One senior government official insisted to the Times that the Mexican government agreed to move to deter migrants faster and more aggressively than they ever ...


Mexico contradicts Trump's tweet of reaching a farm deal

The country will also work toward dismantling "human smuggling and trafficking organizations as well as their illicit financial and transportation networks". Tr...


United States tourists dead from sudden illness at same Dominican hotel

She says she called repeatedly for an ambulance but says they would only call for a doctor and it took more than 20 minutes. Dominican police are investigatin...


Huawei obtains 46 commercial 5G contracts in 30 countries

Huawei has been in turmoil since May, . when the Trump administration banned us companies from selling high-tech equipment to the Chinese company over suspi...


97-year-old WWII paratrooper commemorates D-Day with 75th anniversary jump

Planning to attend are presidents, prime ministers and other representatives of the countries that fought alongside Britain in Normandy: the United States, Cana...


Jeremy Corbyn: Referendum on Brexit deal 'reasonable' if backed by MPs

The traditional third largest party would win a general election if it was held now, YouGov research showed. It has been four years of rebuilding for the Lib ...


Louisiana lawmakers pass fetal heartbeat abortion ban

A bill that would ban abortion after a heartbeat is detected passed the Louisiana House Wednesday with support from the state's Democratic governor, who says ...


Mueller: He did not have the option to charge Trump

WASHINGTON: Democratic White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren said Thursday that if Donald Trump were not protected by his presidential status, he would be...


Tornadoes Cause Damage and Injuries

Parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey were also under tornado warnings hours after a swarm of tightly packed twisters swept through IN and OH overnight, smas...


Three tornadoes touched down in Pa. on Tuesday night

Since Monday, there's been 76 tornado reports. Tornadoes have been linked to 38 deaths this year, and just this morning, Kansas declared a state of emergen...


Huawei founder says he would oppose if China retaliates against Apple

Ren dismissed the notion that the Huawei ban is a negotiating tactic in US-China trade talks. With the news that Huawei may lose access to Google's Android...


Boulder lawyer dies on descent from summit of Mount Everest

At least double that number of people were on the mountain, since the figure does not include guides. This overcrowding, prompted by a brief window of good we...


Investigation committee constituted, says CM Vijay Rupani — Surat fire

Not stopping at that, he erected a false ceiling and placed a shed on the terrace. While there has not been any incident of fire in a coaching institute in Ko...


Missing Maui Hiker Amanda Eller Found Alive

Her family offered a $50,000 reward, up from $10,000 in the days after Eller's disappearance, and hired a helicopter crew to search for her by air. A helicopt...


Rep. Adam Schiff Receives Backlash After Calling AG Barr Investigation ‘Un-American’

While the memo states Barr should consult with the head of an agency before declassifying its secrets, it also demands that Barr get prompt responses and docu...


Group heads to Minnesota State Capitol to protest abortion bans

Yes, that means opening up your wallets to Planned Parenthood, NARAL, the Center for Reproductive Rights, the Guttmacher Institute and the National Network of...


Julian Assange faces 17 new charges over WikiLeaks, attempted hacks

He and other officials said they only charged Assange with publishing a narrow subset of material that included the names of sources, including people who riske...


Trade War sees 40 percent of U.S. firms relocate operations beyond China

No talks between top Chinese and US negotiators have been scheduled since the end of two days of discussions in Washington on May 10, the same day Trump impos...


Teenager is latest migrant child to die in U.S. custody

Another 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died in April while in custody. Mark Weber, a spokesman for HHS, did not address in a statement why the teenager wasn't t...