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Suspected murderer smears self with faeces to stall court trial

A reporter from WDSU said the incident occurred in the middle of jury selection. 'While Officer Holloway struggled with Boys over control of the weapon, Boy...


US Carrier Patrols Off Korean Peninsula in Warning to Pyongyang

The North's Korean Central News Agency said Thursday , "The U.S.is running [amok] by introducing under our nose the targets we have set as primary ones". "Th...


Trump Thinks 450 Dead in Puerto Rico Is a Perfect Ten Response

Trump had previously raised concerns on the island by warning that federal aid for Puerto Rico will not be open-ended. (" Many criticizing his lack of empathy"...


Wetter And Warmer: NOAA Issues Winter Weather Forecast

While a good portion of the northern tier of the U.S.is forecast to be colder and snowier than normal (from the Pacific Northwest to parts of the Upper Midwest)...


Trump promised grieving military father $25k - which was never received

The mother of an Army sergeant killed in Niger said Wednesday that President Donald Trump , in a call offering condolences, showed "disrespect" to the so...


Carmelo Anthony: Felt like Knicks pushed me out

NY traded him to the Thunder this offseason after a tumultuous tenure that included playoff appearances and public back-and-forths with then-president Phil Jack...


Bigg Boss 11, October 18: Shilpa Shinde, Vikas Gupta Friends Again?

After a series of fights with fellow contestants Akash Dadlani , Hina Khan, Arshi Khan and Puneesh Sharma, reportedly, Vikas Gupta has started thinking that ...


Bush blasts bullying, bigotry in age of Trump

Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication", Bush said during a speech in NY on the "spirit of liberty", sponsored by th...


Great California 'ShakeOut' prepares residents for quake

Millions of people worldwide practiced Thursday how to " drop, cover, and hold on " at 10:19 a.m. during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill . DROP where you a...


PM Narendra Modi to spend Diwali with troops on china border

He spent two hours with the soldiers in Gurez valley, which is shouting distance of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and has witnessed many gunfights with infiltrati...


McCain Joins Democrats to Regulate Online Political Ads

The measure, first floated by Senate Democrats Mark Warner (Virginia) and Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota), has picked up Republican Sen. The goal is to curb Ru...


This is Lulu, and she just got fired by the Central Intelligence Agency

A bomb-sniffing dog with no interest in sniffing for bombs has been let go from the force and the internet is falling in love with her. The CIA gave Lulu's ...


First Lady Melania Trump donates inaugural ball gown to Smithsonian

Donald Trump and Melania Trump attend Radio City Music Hall Restoration Grand Opening on 4th October, 1999. A photo of Melania Trump wearing large black ...


Kenya president snubs vote crisis meeting, presses on with campaign

Reports say the order also covered the opposition stronghold of Kisumu and the port of Mombasa - the scenes of repeated demonstrations since the Supreme Court a...


Trump orders EPA to back off RFS changes, report says

Renewable fuels leaders said those proposed changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard would have a devastating impact on the industry and, by extension, Iowa's agr...


Donald Trump denies insulting widow of dead American soldier

The phone call came after Trump faced criticism for not publicly speaking about the deaths of the four soldiers who were killed in a 4 October ambush in Niger...


Collapse in flying insect numbers points to 'ecological Armageddon'

In the middle of summer, when insect numbers peak, the decline was even more severe at 82 percent. "Yet, this dramatic decline has occurred", said Caspar Hallma...


Taliban slaughter dozens of Afghan troops in wave of attacks

Militants were once again attacking a police base in Ghazni on Thursday, but officials did not have information on casualties. Two days earlier, Taliban sui...


OPEC's Barkindo says balanced oil market is in sight

Crude oil CLZ7, -1 .45% is now trading at $51.65 a barrel, while Brent LCOZ7, -1 .43% is at $57.49, both still down around 50% from its 2013-2014 peak. Presi...


Turkey could close border with Iraqi Kurds 'at any moment'

The day before, the Iraqi army retook the oil-producing Kirkuk area from Kurdish Peshmerga forces on his orders. Northern Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government (...