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Kakoschke-Moore resigns over citizenship

When living in Oman as a 12-year-old, her father was advised by the British Embassy that she was not eligible for a British passport. "I approached the UK Hom...


MN Rep. resigns after sex harassment claims

Walker says she initially chose to remain anonymous to avoid retaliation and to continuing doing public policy work at the state Capitol. "I am hopeful by going...


Mueller's Team Investigating Kushner's Contact With Foreign Leaders

Vox had a good piece along these lines yesterday, rounding up every instance in which Donald Trump's powerful son-in-law kept hidden information he was suppos...


NYC truck attack suspect charged with 8 counts of murder, terrorism

The man accused of driving a van onto a crowded lower Manhattan sidewalk in an attack inspired by the Islamic State, killing eight people and injuring 12, wil...


Ahsan Iqbal chairs meeting of JCC on CPEC in Islamabad

Pakistan has refused to allow free use of the Chinese yuan on the lines of the United States dollar in the country as officials from the two nations met to deci...


Meme on PM Narendra Modi's chaiwala past kicks up a storm

While the BJP and its ministers slammed the Congress for the meme, the Youth Congress quickly tried to put blame on the volunteers. Vijay Rupani tweeted, "Thi...


Finland stands out among European nations in PISA problem solving test

As educators have expanded what skills and abilities kids need, from math and science and reading to creativity and collaboration, the OECD has produced reams o...


U.S. military kills over 100 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

The U.S. military has roughly 500 troops in Somalia , double the number of forces from a year ago. United States forces conducted an air strike against the A...


Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Release Date Confirmed & Content Detailed

Additionally, six new guns and two new melee weapons will expand your arsenal, and the new L-Class Destroyer to control. As mentioned, Battlefield 1 Premiu...


Federal Bureau of Investigation offering reward for information about Border Patrol agent's death

Although investigators have not offered details on the incident, the Border Patrol Council, the union for agents, has insisted that it was an attack. "There a...


Second federal judge blocks Trump's transgender military ban

The preliminary injunction issued Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Marvin J. Garbis comes after the prior ruling out of D.C. found that the policy banning transge...


Elephants found at scene of Tennessee tractor-trailer fire

They were given some hay to munch on, while firefighters battled the fire. Three African elephants escaped from a tractor trailer fire along a highway in Ge...


Trump backs Roy Moore: 'He denies it'

Speakingon Tuesday, Trump finally broke his silence on Moore, something he'd avoided doing since the scandal caught fire during his trip. "If you look at wh...


Google planning to 'de-rank' Russian media outlets RT and Sputnik

He added: "I am strongly not in favour of censorship - I am very strongly in favour of ranking". Since U.S. officials blamed RT and Sputnik for having a rol...


Christmas tree shortage may lead to higher prices this year

Tree permits and forest maps are available during regular office hours , Mondays through Fridays, at any Malheur National Forest office. We aren't increasing o...


Celebrations as Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns

He has been in power since independence in 1980. Mugabe was the head of state of Zimbabwe for 37 years. "These are our leaders now", said Remember Moffat,...


Watch Rita Ora audition for 'The Voice' in Germany and nobody realise who she is

The singer recently delivered a surprise audition on The Voice Of Germany, disguised as an ordinary contestant. Fortunately, all four judges turned for Ora ...


Paris pips Dublin in race to win post-Brexit European Banking Authority

Whatever the outcome, the real victor of today's vote is EU27. Earlier, a series of EU votes to pick a new site for the European Medicines Agency , now based...


In the US, Tillerson was accused of violating Federal law

With his June decision to keep Iraq, Myanmar, and Afghanistan off the list of violators entirely, Tillerson further eroded the force of the 2008 law and "we...


Met Office warning of strong gusting winds and heavy rain for Sussex

Yellow weather warnings mean severe weather is possible and people should plan ahead thinking about possible travel delays or disruption to day-to-day activitie...