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Merkel meeting set for April 27: White House

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on April 27, the White House confirmed Wednesday. "We have lots of institutions, ...


Israel pauses on Memorial Day to remember the dead

Over 8.8 million people reside in Israel as a whole, a marked increase from the 806,000 that populated Israel when it was first established. Erekat was respon...


Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Earlier this month , Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided his home, personal office, and hotel room in an effort to seize documents related to his pay...


Trump Campaign Takes Issue With Rokita's Yard Signs

John Pence, the vice president's nephew and deputy executive director of the Trump re-election campaign, declined to comment on the campaign's demand for Rokita...


UP man colludes with friends, rapes daughter

According to a report in TOI , the police said that the accused, who is in his late 50s, and his daughter were visiting a fair in Kamlapur area on the evening ...


Hot Performer of the day: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

The Services stock ( Viacom, Inc .) showed a change of -0.19 percent from opening and finally turned off its business at $31.26 by scoring -0.57 percent on 18-0...


Castro era closes as Cuba picks new president

The 86-year-old Mr Castro, brother of late former leader Fidel, will remain head of the Communist Party . The National Candidature Commission (NCC) nominat...


Manchester City, Pep Guardiola still chasing history after winning title

Chelsea face an uphill task to qualify for next season's Champions League as they trail fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur by eight points. With five fixtur...


Former 911 operator sentenced for hanging up on callers

Williams was actually hanging up on people calling for emergency service. She was found guilty of interference with emergency telephone calls, a misdemeanor, ...


Hudson Valley Air Quality Gets Poor Grades in Latest Data

The "State of the Air 2018" report also graded communities' particulate pollution, but with one exception the lung association's grades for OH counties were un...


Tripura CM stands by claim of internet in Mahabharat era

His reason was not facts accepted by scientific community about what took place several thousands of years ago, but that "Indians should consider their nation t...


Senior official resigns over sexual harassment allegations

The Shukan Shincho magazine last week reported that Fukuda had made inappropriate comments to several female journalists and on Friday released audio of what ...


Queen endorses Prince Charles as future Commonwealth leader

The Commonwealth evolved out of the British empire in the mid-20th century, and the Queen has been its head since her reign began in 1952. Most of the 53 stat...


'No white man will decide my destiny': Malema is ready for AfriForum

Lobby group AfriForum announced on Thursday morning its seeking a private prosecution of Julius Malema on charges of fraud and corruption. Malema took to ...


Decision on Prince's death, possible charges coming Thursday

Metz said in a news release Wednesday that he would explain the "legal status of these matters" but will take no questions. Prince was 57 when he was found ...


UK Broadcast Regulator to Investigate RT

Critics say RT, which broadcasts news in English, Arabic and Spanish, is the propaganda arm of the Russian state whose aim is to undermine confidence in Western...


Americans waste a pound of food per person each day

About 150,000 tons of food is tossed out in U.S. households each day, equivalent to about a third of the daily calories that each American consumes. But have ...


IRS Extends Tax Filing Deadline Due to Computer Problems

President Donald Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax cut , the largest reorganization of the tax code in a generation, into law on December 22, 2017. This is...


Syrian air defence shoots down missiles aimed at targetting regime air bases

But the joint U.N. -OPCW mechanism ended in November 2017 after Russian Federation repeatedly blocked attempts at renewing it. Asked to clarify the comments m...


What Modi said in 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath'

At an interactive session at the Central Hall Westminster in London , Modi said on Wednesday that Islamabad was informed about the 2016 surgical strike b...