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UKIP set to unveil new leader amid resignation threats

A former soldier and police officer, Bolton won the race with around 30 percent of the vote to become UKIP's fourth leader in a year. Mr Bolton, now an worldw...


Only 'Miracles' Can Move Brexit Talks Forward By October, EU Tells Britain

Prime Minister Theresa May will press on Friday for Britain to have a new security partnership with the European Union after Brexit, visiting 800 British tr...


NK official handling United States affairs begins Russian Federation visit

According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, the North Korean official also met with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov. Mr McMaster also acknowledge...


Zuckerberg details Facebook's response to Puerto Rico's humanitarian crisis

Puerto Rico is 1,000 miles from Miami, while countries like the Dominican Republic and Jamaica are closer. Inexplicably, the Trump administration also has decli...


Mount Agung photos: Tens of thousands flee Bali volcano 'about to erupt'

Indonesia's volcanology agency said the number of people who have been evacuated from their homes in Bali has climbed to almost 100,000 by Wednesday (Sept 27) a...


1 dead, 1 hurt in rockfall at Yosemite National Park's El Capitan

This is the area where Horsetail Falls flows in winter and spring conditions. Rescuers found no other victims. Rockfalls are common in Yosemite Valley, with...


Mandatory dues for leftist politics in crosshairs

He sued the union, saying he does not agree with its positions and should not be forced to pay fees to support its work. One last point: Janus involves only...


ISIS leader heard alive, talking about North Korea in new recording

The last purported audio message from al-Baghdadi was released in November. Since Baghdadi proclaimed the caliphate stretching across Iraq and Syria in 2014, ...


Equifax CEO retires effective immediately

He becomes the third senior exec to leave since the breach was reported, following in the footsteps of the chief information officer and the chief security of...


Did China just break its promise not to buy North Korean coal?

Chinese customs data released Tuesday shows China accepted about 1.64 million tons of North Korean coal worth some $138.1 million in August, when the UN Securit...


Iran's top diplomat scolds Trump over missile launch tweet

When President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that Iran had "just test-fired" a missile, he seemed to know something the rest of the government did not. "...


Almost 400 cats, dogs rescued from Virgin Islands

Thomas , St. John and St. Croix up to the continental US every day for a week following Irma's land fall. That's where Island Dog Rescue , based out of V...


Henrikh Mkhitaryan says Manchester United are focused on winning Champions League

The speedy attacking midfielder was born in Yerevan in January 1989 and speaks fluent, accent-free Russian. United will be looking to maintain their strong st...


Moore wins Republican nod for Senate seat after defeating Trump-backed candidate

The president appeared to have deleted another tweet urging Alabama voters to vote for odd. If Trump's smart, this is the last time he'll back a candi...


Siemens, Alstom agree to merge rail operations

Handelsblatt reported that European authorities were expected to smile on the deal as it would create an EU-based champion on global markets. Yet talks have oft...


World Oil Prices Jump Following OPEC Meeting

He added that if a meeting is needed for the cartel to decide whether to extend the cuts, "we'll arrange it". Currently, OPEC and NON-OPEC compliance is above...


Trump's top advisers, Kushner used private emails to conduct White House business

As a candidate, Trump aggressively attacked Hillary Clinton , the Democratic nominee, for her use of private email while she was secretary of state. While Co...


Hurricane Maria weakens as it moves north in Atlantic

The core of the storm is producing 110 miles per hour winds with stronger gusts, but the storm is not expected to make landfall, according to the National Hurri...


Afghanistan Top Of Mattis' Agenda While In India

India will continue its development and medical assistance to Afghanistan but will not send troops, Ms Sitharaman said. In 2016 the United States designate...


Crews fight back flames within feet of California homes

A wildfire in Southern California had surged to more than two square miles Monday night, forcing the evacuation of about 1,000 people from suburban canyon...


Russian general killed fighting IS in east Syria

It has been the target of USA strikes and was used to supply cooking gas canisters for household use. Also Monday, Russia blamed what it called "the duplici...


Dollar firmer above ¥112 ahead of Abe's anticipated call for general election

Abe said at a news conference that he will dissolve the chamber on Thursday when it convenes after a three-month summer recess. He added that he would resign as...


Hurricane Maria Still A Possible Threat To US East Coast

HURRICANE LEE: Lee remains a Category 1 hurricane. Weather boffins fear two Hurricanes that have left a trail of destruction in the Caribbean will combin...


Jennifer Lopez donates $1 million in aid to Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico will nearly certainly need recovery money from the federal government, likely requiring additional disaster relief appropriations. Waiting for su...


New 6.1-magnitude quake shakes jittery Mexico

More than 300 people were reportedly killed in Tuesday's quake; while nearly 100 died in the September 8 temblor. There were also 73 deaths in Morelos stat...


US Rep. Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months in Sexting Scandal

Admitting "I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse", Weiner pleaded guilty in May to transferring obscene material to a minor, punishable by up to 10 y...


Iranian president Rouhani says Tehran will boost its missile capabilities - state media

His comments came as Iran displayed a new missile at a military parade marking the anniversary of the outbreak of its devastating 1980-1988 war with Saddam Huss...


United Nations chief concerned about Iraqi Kurd referendum

The Kurds also say the vote acknowledges their contribution in confronting Islamic State after it overwhelmed the Iraqi army in 2014 and seized control of a...


Two police officers shot, gunman barricaded in house

The man seems unaffected when the officer fires the stun gun and quickly rushes toward the officer. A second video, which was posted on Twitter on Friday, s...


Mass shooting kills one, injuries many in Antioch

They said they received multiple calls of shots fired . The gunman then turned the gun on himself, according to Nashville police. It was not immediately cl...


Scaramucci Accuses Bannon of White Nationalist "Tendencies"

We got to cut the nonsense now and get it together. Scaramucci said that reports he called Spicer " Melissa McCarthy ", a reference to the actress who portr...


Natural disaster detected near N Korea nuclear test site

But the North Korean leader said remarks by the "deranged" United States president convinced him he is right to develop weapons for North Korea . North Kor...


Gareth Barry: 'Roberto Martinez told me I could play until 40'

Wenger welcomes back a host of star names after resting several players for the midweek Carabao Cup win over Doncaster, with Alexandre Lacazette expected to ret...


Sen. McCain 'cannot in good conscience' vote for proposed GOP health law

But the Graham-Cassidy legislation , Kimmel said, " most definitely does not pass that test". Donnelly said, "I've said from the beginning that we can impro...


National leads in early NZ election count

National have recovered the seat of Northland from Winston Peters. The result helps English make amends for his last leadership foray in 2002, when National s...


Rex Tillerson: Trump 'ultimately' decides North Korea military response

Scientists said they believe the activity could have been caused by North Korea's sixth test of a nuclear weapon on September 3. Responding to the speech, K...


Turkey: Iraqi Kurdish referendum illegitimate, unacceptable

Clarification to all.No referendum postponement.It is on time. Turkey itself has a large ethnic Kurdish population and is battling a Kurdish insurgency on its...


Iran Test-fires New Missile, Defying Trump Warning

Iran said on Saturday that it had successfully tested a new medium-range missile in defiance of warnings from Washington that such activities were grounds for ...


North Korea quake might have been explosion

Pyongyang later said it had tested a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a missile - an assertion that no foreign government has so far confirmed. The CTBTO...


Russia: Relations with USA poor over 'Russo-phobic hysteria'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday called on the US-led coalition not to spare the terrorist group Jabhat al-Nusra (outlawed in Russia). He adde...