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Rauner unveils plan on gun control and partial death penalty re-instatement

Illinois' death penalty was abolished in 2011, under then-Governor Pat Quinn. "[The] death penalty says 'we're finished with you, were through with you, ' 'yo...


Co-Pilot Sucked Partway Out of Plane After Cockpit Window Breaks Off

The co-pilot Xu reportedly suffered scratches on the face and the chest and is now hospitalised in Chengdu, according to state broadcaster Central China Televi...


The Science Behind Hawaii's Surprising 2018 Volcanic Eruption

Residents in the immediate area were told to evacuate, and two nearby community centers were serving as shelters for people and pets. Hawaii's Big Island is...


PSG turn to uncompromising Tuchel to boost European chances

The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. He has been out of a job since Dortmund fired him at the end of last sea...


Ohtani dazzles Twins, Angels rally late for 2-1 win

If he says Ohtani is "probably the best player in the world", we're just going to let that speak for itself. Still, naysayers are already becoming increasin...


Republican primaries for special elections Tuesday

Pennsylvania is hosting 21 contested primary elections on Tuesday's ballots for the state's 18 U.S. House seats. Per the U.S. Constitution, all the seats for ...


Four children become orphans in Surabaya, Sidoarjo bombings

A security camera video of the attack on Surabaya's police headquarters showed at least one explosion after the four attackers rode two motorcycles up to a se...


President Trump aiming to lower prescription drug prices

Trump's proposal includes an FDA evaluation to consider whether drug manufacturers should share prices in their advertising moving forward. "As we demand fa...


Catalan parliament to vote for new president on Monday

Torra tried - and failed - to be appointed on Saturday at an initial parliamentary vote that required an absolute majority. Addressing the parliament on Monda...


Munhall's Gabby Barrett voted into 'American Idol' top 3

Judge Lionel Richie thought Michael started the night off on a grand scale; Katy Perry said there's no one like Michael and he is exponentially special, with...


Why Eurovision is so much more than a song contest

You finally want to bring the Eurovision Song Contest to the Netherlands again. The Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel...


Winds blow bounce house with child inside onto a highway

The child only suffered scrapes and scratches, the newspaper reported . "The kid got lucky", he remarked to the publication, adding that it may have been a "...


President Trump turns the sanctions screw on Iran

In the U.S., National Security Adviser John Bolton raised the pressure on Europe, saying that countries and companies that continue to do business with Iran c...


Italy's new government makes economic promises

A deeply eurosceptic far-right party and an anti-establishment group are set to unveil a coalition government agreement and name a new Italian prime minister on...


Controversial US pastors take part in Jerusalem embassy opening

Romney, a Mormon running for Senate in Utah, took to social media to call Jeffress a "religious bigot", citing previous remarks made by the spiritual adviser ...


SCOTUS Paves Way For Legalized Sports Betting Outside Nevada

The ruling strikes down the 1992 federal anti sports gambling law. State officials have been pushing for almost a decade to legalize sports gambling. Casino ...


Iran's Zarif in Moscow as Russia moves to save nuclear deal

Zarif arrived in Beijing on Sunday for the first stop of his tour, ahead of visiting Moscow and Brussels in the coming days. Trump pulled out on May 8, cla...


Born bishop to preach at royal wedding

It's recently been announced by the Kensington Palace that Bishop Michael Curry , the first Afircan-American man to preside over the Episcopal Church, will ...


Siddaramaiah, not a natural choice for CM if Congress wins Karnataka

Party sources also said that Siddaramaiah's insistence on "sacrificing" for a Dalit face could likely be keeping in mind his political career ahead of the...


Nepal ties scaled 'new heights' after PM Modi's visit, says Nepal's premier

Meanwhile, Gyawali also used the opportunity to claim that recent visit of Modi to Nepal created new foundations for mutual trust and affection. The local admin...