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Boris Johnson slammed by top Tories over Libya 'dead bodies' comments

For his part, Mr Johnson said he was perplexed at suggestions his comments have overshadowed the PM's efforts to focus attention on the Government's domestic ag...


Facebook to defend United States data transfer

The Safe Harbor regime had been established in 2000 by the European Union executive commission, which found that USA data laws were adequate to protect the righ...


GoFundMe launched to help bring Tewksbury woman killed in Las Vegas home

The family of Rhonda LeRocque, the Tewksbury mother killed in the Las Vegas massacre , is asking for help with expenses as they prepare to bring their beloved ...


This week's Tube strike has been called off

The FA confirmed on Monday that the World Cup qualifying clash would take place even with the planned Tube strike. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said he was "p...


Former Iraqi President Talabani Dead at 83

The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan said of Talabani: "He was often seen as a unifying elder statesman who could soothe tempers among Iraq's Shiites, Sunnis, and K...


Documents show pro-life congressman urged mistress to get abortion during pregnancy scare

Such is the sensation that the reporters at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette must be experiencing in the wake of the marvelous scoop they published Tuesday afterno...


Kasich Just Mapped His Exit Strategy From The GOP

Kasich ran for president past year and became a frequent critic of President Donald Trump throughout the race. Ohio Governor John Kasich speaks to reporters...


Egypt Ordered 30000 Weapons From North Korea

Today (Tuesday), US Defense Secretary James Mattis came to the defense of State Secretary Rex Tillerson , following his attempts to find a diplomatic soluti...


Ryan Says Mental Health Reform Critical In Stopping Future Mass Shootings

In the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history, gun control advocates criticized Republican lawmakers for their sponsorship of a bill t...


Greenblatt Calls on Palestinians to Recognize Israel, Adopt Nonviolence

He chaired the first meeting of the Palestinian cabinet in the Gaza Strip for three years on Tuesday, in a move towards reconciliation between the mainstrea...


RCMP take over investigation into Edmonton terror attack

According to the office of federal Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, Sharif made an asylum claim at a Canada-U.S. border crossing in 2012, and was granted i...


Democrats criticized for talking gun control so soon after Vegas shooting

More and more people are purchasing "bump-stock" accessories for their weapons following the deadly Las Vegas shooting , at least according to one Central Tex...


The father of the Las Vegas assailant was a psychotic bank robber

Benjamin Paddock died a few years ago. Lombardo said Paddock was likely a " lone wolf " and that a motive for the shooting had not been determined. The mass ...


Iranian FM Calls for Dialogue between Kurdish and Iraqi Authorities

From September 29, global air service with airports in Iraqi Kurdistan has been stopped. A top ministry official said he would facilitate journalist visas, ...


Slide Fire Bump Fire Gun Stocks NOT an Automatic Weapon Says ATF

In total, police recovered almost 50 guns, including rifles, shotguns and pistols, from three locations, including the Mandalay Bay hotel where the shooter rain...


Russia's Foreign Ministry complains as U.S. takes control of consulate

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the United States had given Russian families living at the consulate an extended deadline of October 1 to va...


Trump says has 'no idea' if Las Vegas shooter linked to IS

Recent financial transactions made by the Las Vegas gunman are being investigated by police hunting a motive for the massacre, reports say. "I can't get int...


Las Vegas shooting: Trump offers no solutions for mass shootings

Of course, it's possible that he reconfigured a legal semi-automatic weapon to make it fire automatically but that would then make it an illegal weapon. Autom...


Bay Area nurses deploy to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Maria relief work

The President's visit to Puerto Rico comes as he has been criticized for his administration's response to provide adequate and timely relief to the resident...


China to restrict oil exports from Oct 1

It said Beijing also will ban imports of North Korean textiles, one of Pyongyang's last major sources of foreign revenue following repeated rounds of United N...