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United Kingdom official says government has no role in Charlie Gard case

However, they lost a lengthy legal battle after judges ruled in favour of doctors at GOSH. The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard have called on Gr...


Iraqi Prime Minister declares victory in Mosul

An Iraqi declaration of victory "is imminent ", U.S. Brigadier General Robert Sofge told the AFP news agency in Baghdad. Much of Mosul's Old City and sur...


Canada apologizes to ex-Guantanamo inmate, admits role in abuse

In 2010, the Canadian Supreme Court said Canada breached his rights by sending intelligence agents to the jail to interrogate him and sharing the results with t...


Man arrested at airport over Manchester attack

Salman Abedi, a Briton of Libyan heritage, detonated a homemade knapsack bomb as crowds were leaving Manchester Arena on May 22, killing 22 people and himself...


UK's foreign secretary backs doctors in Baby Charlie case

Successive legal attempts by Charlie's parents failed as judges in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court in London ruled in favour of doctors, whi...


Thursday: Rain and storm chances rising, Tropical Depression Four

As of the latest advisory, the system is moving to the WNW 21 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 30 miles per hour. In April, forecasters were pre...


Trump speaks to China, Japan leaders about North Korea

During the call, Xi said China-U.S. relations had made "important outcomes " since his meeting with Trump in April in Florida, state broadcaster China Centra...


Merkel takes aim at United States policy ahead of G20 meeting with Trump

Xi made the remarks in a signed article titled "To Make the World a Better Place" and published Tuesday on mainstream German media ahead of his trip to the Euro...


Fireworks Patrols Aim To Keep Illegal Fireworks Off Streets

Visible damage could be seen on the side of the house. Residents in Brevard and Orange counties said two unrelated house fires Tuesday evening were ignited by...


Korea threat increasing, Trump tells China's Xi

In his call with Xi, "President Trump raised the growing threat posed by North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes", the White House said. This s...


Maryland AG issues statement on request for information on voters

Some of the data the Trump commission has requested is publicly available, but the president's commission will have to purchase it from Louisiana like political...


Downing Street 'not aware' of any snap Trump visit

It was reported that Downing Street was on standby for a surprise visit by Trump, for which they could receive only 24 hours notice. Mr Trump is cross...


Nitish calls for "alternative narrative" for Opposition

Chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday clarified that he will not be the Opposition's prime ministerial candidate for the 2019 polls, deeming...


Christie's family gets beach all to themselves after NJ shutdown

That was the tongue-in-cheek response from Larry Manno of Ridgefield, Conn., when he learned Saturday that Christie and his family were spending the weekend at ...


Damascus vehicle bomb killed 20 - Syrian Foreign Ministry

Syrian officials claim to have foiled a plot to target crowded areas during the first morning commute after a Muslim holiday, but a suicide auto bomber was sti...


Hannibal Buress sent an imposter to the 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' premiere

Next to Batman , Spider-Man has some of the most different, colorful, and sometimes out right freaky collection of criminals, mad scientists, thugs, monsters...


Xi warns against challenging China's authority over Hong Kong

Pro-democracy lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung, centre, is taken away by Hong Kong police officers after clashes with pro-China counter protesters blocking the way in...


Plane crashes onto 405 Freeway outside John Wayne Airport; southbound lanes closed

They were doing everything that they could to help the people that were hurt", Corsaro said. Nobody on the ground was injured. Two people were on board, the F...


Texas Supreme Court: Married Gays Have No 'Inherent Right' To Government Benefits

Texas' Supreme Court issued a ruling in an ongoing dispute over spousal benefits for same-sex couples on Friday, declaring that benefits are not guaranteed un...


Trump says he is sending federal help to fight Chicago crime

Authorities confirmed Thursday to The Chicago Sun-Times about 20 additional agents with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have been s...


House Immigration Votes Build on Trump Campaign Promises

Bob Goodlatte , R-Va., the sponsor of Kate's Law, said. But, much like another Trump immigration policy, a border wall between the U.S. and Mexico, Kate'...


Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week

Afterward, National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton said Cohn and McMaster did not specify whether it would be a pull-aside or a formal bilateral becau...


White House reporters criticize Sean Spicer after press briefing again held off-camera

On CNN , the reporter has accused the President Donald Trump's staff of eroding important traditions. The assumption was that the new administration would st...


USA blacklists small Chinese bank over North Korea dealings, announces new sanctions

Finally, the transport company Dalian Global Unity Shipping has also been designated to have conveyed luxury goods smuggled to North Korea. The Treasury Depar...


Iraqi Forces Seize More Ground From ISIS in Mosul

Members of the Iraqi Federal Police gesture after returning back from the front line in the Old City of Mosul, Iraq June 28, 2017. Hundreds of civilians w...


Nicola Sturgeon expected make announcement on indyref2

It won 35 of Scotland's 59 seats, down from 56 two years earlier. " We will not introduce the legislation for an independence referendum immediately ", the S...


48th Annual Chicago Pride Parade held on North Side

He said he has mixed feelings about the decision to bar the police. "I think this year is about solidarity and community". "There were people like 20 deep...


New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

Angella Reid was the first black woman to ever become the White House chief usher when she was appointed by President Obama in 2011. The First Lady didn'...


Maryland, Washington DC Officials Sue Donald Trump for Self-Dealing

Worldwide financial interests have made the President "deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic government actors" while undermining the integrit...


Man charged with threats to US Jewish groups pleads guilty

At the time of Thompson's arrest in March, the United States had experienced a string of more than 90 bomb threats and acts of vandalism targeting Jewish ce...


Trump, Saudi crown prince discuss Mideast peace

King Salman , 81, had already raised eyebrows in some circles when he skipped more senior members of the large royal family and nominated his son as deputy c...


Theresa May details post-Brexit plans for EU citizens in UK

Those who have been resident for less than five years will also be allowed to stay and then apply for settled status once they have clocked up the necessary f...


Qatar Says Will Not Negotiate Until 'Blockade' Lifted

On June 5, Saudi Arabia and its allies cut all diplomatic ties with Qatar, pulling their ambassadors from the gas-rich emirate and giving its citizens a two-w...


2 injured airlifted after US Navy ship collision

Navy divers found "a number of" bodies inside the ship after it returned to the 7th Fleet's home base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, with the help of tugboats. "T...


Anti-police protesters disrupt Twin Cities Pride Parade

Paul Police Federation president. "Will I be welcomed next year?" she said on Twitter. One unmarked police vehicle will clear the way as originally stated, an...


Australian Open Series - Srikanth Kadmabi Wins, Rise of Indian Male in Badminton

Victory continued the impressive form of Kidambi, the runner-up at the Singapore Open in April and victor at last week's Indonesia Open. Srikanth had lost a...


Hundreds of people line Romford's streets for Armed Forces Day

Derbyshire locals will mark the day tomorrow with a variety of events happening across the city centre, including a charity day organised by the SSAFA in Derby'...


USA officials say North Korea tested rocket engine that could power ICBM

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a USA official said, in an apparent provocation ahead of a...


Two soldiers killed by Pakistan's BAT, two militants killed on LoC

The Indian Army is giving a bifitting reply to the ceasefire violation that is taking place in Khari Karmara areas of the Poonch sector. "In the firefight o...


Trump team takes victory lap after GOP special-election wins

Nancy Pelosi as House minority leader if they are going to win future elections, a Democratic lawmaker said Thursday. Democrats poured millions of doll...