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Jul 27 2018

Greece wildfire that killed 82 people 'was started by arson'

Government spokesperson Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said "15 fires had started simultaneously on three different fronts in Athens " on Monday. Another fire, which struck on t...

Jul 27 2018

White House defends decision to bar reporter from press event

The White House Correspondents Association often fought with his administration over the matter. "First of all, just step back for a second and contemplate the notion t...

Jul 27 2018

Egyptian zoo accused of passing off donkey as zebra

But many social media users have noted that upon closer inspection, the animal has long floppy ears instead of the more rounded ears of a zebra. A zoo in Egypt's capi...

Jul 27 2018

North Korea hands over the possible remains of American war dead

Trump had promised to secure the release of more remains after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last month . A USA transport aircraft...

Jul 27 2018

Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert are thirsty for that secret Trump tape

But Lanny Davis , Cohen's lawyer, told Cuomo that " Richard Nixon couldn't spin the tape that did him in". Trump's advisers are also considering whether they should ins...

Jul 26 2018

Explosion Near US Embassy In Beijing

A person who works near the embassy said he heard the explosion at about 1.05pm, South China Morning Post reports. The explosion happened on the street outside southe...

Jul 26 2018

Leaked tape piles pressure on Trump, with ex-lawyer to speak 'truth'

Mr Trump and Mr Cohen , who no longer works for the president, appear to be discussing buying the rights to Ms McDougal's story from the parent company of the National...

Jul 26 2018

Federal prosecutors have 12 Cohen tapes after Trump waives privilege

The New York State Bar Association, however, considers the practice unethical. Trump's legal team made a decision to revoke the privilege designation on that tape, m...

Jul 26 2018

Japan logs historic high temperature amid heat wave

More than 40 people have died in Japan and about 10 in South Korea. On top of the deaths, thousands of Japanese people have been rushed to hospital suffering from hea...

Jul 26 2018

House GOP members introduce articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

Matt Gaetz of Florida and Rep. Scott DesJarlais of Tennessee. "Enough is enough", Jordan said in the release. House conservatives Wednesday night took the first st...

Jul 25 2018

Modi gifts 200 cows to Rwanda

Addressing a joint press conference after holding bilateral talks this afternoon between the two leaders and their respective delegations at State House Entebbe, Presiden...

Jul 25 2018

Nebraska senators react to $12B plan to assist farmers affected by tariffs

Sasse also discussed the plan in an interview with CBS News Tuesday afternoon, in which he said , "At no point have I heard a farmer or rancher say we want more bailou...

Jul 24 2018

1South Africa to view longest eclipse in a century

There's also a partial lunar eclipse in July of 2019 in the United States. When can you see the blood micro moon? North America, much of the Pacific Ocean and most...

Jul 24 2018

I Gave Up ‘Nothing’ In Russia Summit

Trump faced intense criticism after the press conference, during which he appeared to support Putin's "extremely strong and powerful" denial of subverting the 2016 U.S. "...

Jul 24 2018

Sarah Sanders: Trump Will Not Tolerate 'Empty Threats' From Iran

The tweet comes a day after Rouhani gave a televised speech in which he spoke directly to Trump. Rouhani's apparent threat earlier this month to disrupt oil shipment...

Jul 24 2018

Three dead after man shoots 14 people in Toronto

Police declined to release the name of the 29-year-old gunman, who also killed a 10-year-old girl, but said he was from Toronto and died after an exchange of gunfire wi...

Jul 24 2018

France refuses to recognize Israel’s role in Syrian rescue mission

Netanyahu has also pledged to keep Iran from entrenching itself militarily in neighbouring Syria, where Tehran is supporting President Bashar al-Assad in his country's ci...

Jul 24 2018

Pompeo urged the world to exert pressure on North Korea

North Korea's coal-intensive industries and manufacturing sectors have suffered as the U.N. Security Council ratcheted up the sanctions in response to years of nuclear te...

Jul 23 2018

Pakistan election: Is Imran Khan's party on the rise?

Ikramullah Khan Gandapur, a provincial assembly candidate for the Pakistan Justice Party in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, died of injuries after a bomb detonated near his auto, o...

Jul 23 2018

Trump's Approval Climbs Despite Russia Hype — NBC Poll

Prosecutors say Butina engaged in a years-long campaign as a covert agent for the Kremlin in an attempt to " advance the interests of her home country". Under pressure...