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Starbucks to close 8000 United States cafés for an afternoon's racial bias training

Starbucks announced on Tuesday that it would close 8,000 of its U.S. stores and ist corporate offices on May 29 for all employees to receive racial-bias educat...


President Trump hits out at Russian and Chinese currency devaluations

In the interview, Mnuchin was asked to clarify Trump's message, because it contradicted a report issued on Friday by the Treasury Department, which said Chi...


Fitchburg police search for masked man who robbed gas station

April 4 incident, and eventually admitted to meeting with four unnamed individuals on Washington Street. The bank is located inside the Vons supermarket at 2355...


Iran to Unveil New Missiles During Military Parades

An Iranian police officer was shot dead in an attack on a border post in the border city of Mirjaveh in Sistan-Baluchistan Province on April 17, and two soldier...


Barbara Bush Death Hoax: Former First Lady is Still Alive, Confirms Granddaughter

Bush , the matriarch of the political family, has declined further medical treatment for a life-threatening illness, after consulting with her family and friend...


This is the man Stormy Daniels says threatened her

She has filed a lawsuit to scrap the agreement, which her lawyer believes is invalid because Mr Trump did not sign it. Daniels appeared Tuesday on ABC's " The...


Former First Lady Barbara Bush dead at 92

She attended a prestigious boarding school in SC, where she met her future husband at a school dance when she was only 16 and he was a year older. Ellen Goodm...


China, Japan resume economic talks after years of hietus

Koizumi also said the scandals that have gathered around Abe would impact Japan's Upper House election scheduled in 2019. "Obviously, the president has got a gr...


Protests escalate over PM nomination dispute in Armenian capital

An Associated Press reporter saw several people wounded, with at least four being taken away by ambulances, including protest leader Nikol Pashinian. Pashinia...


Novak Djokovic thrashes Dusan Lajovic in Monte Carlo opener

Nadal had expected to make his comeback in Acapulco, but the injury flared up again during a last practice session with French player Adrian Mannarino. He feel...


Pence at Peru hotel during Trump speech on Syria

Seated alongside Trudeau, Pence said there was a "real possibility" the USA could reach a deal with Canada and Mexico on NAFTA "within the next several weeks". ...


London violent crime: 18-year-old man stabbed in Forest Gate

The attack reportedly occurred inside the perpetrator's family home on Sudbourne Road in Brixton, and a man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of murder....


Federal Watchdog Says Scott Pruitt's $43000 Phone Booth Violated the Law

Pruitt exceeded the allotment without notifying Congress, the GAO determined, thereby violating the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act...


China Plants Hefty Tax on US Sorghum

Sian Fenner, an economist at Oxford Economics, tells CNBC that Chinese officials will continue "tapping on the brakes" in their goal of a managed slowdown. For...


Kathua, Unnao rape-case

His sister Priyanka Gandhi and brother-in-law Robert Vadra also accompanied him in the silent protest. Thousands are present here including the common peopl...


United Kingdom wages rising faster than prices as squeeze comes to end

The markets are now pricing in an 85% chance of a Bank of England Base Rate rise next month. Its records showed there were 32.26 million people in work, 55,...


Cash shortage: Govt might take 3 days to restore cash

But nobody is clearing the air on what could have caused the "unusual spurt". The government has blamed the "unusual spurt in currency demand" in the country ...


In Peru, Pence defends Syria military strike

Pence said Saturday in a meeting with Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra at the Summit of the Americas in Lima that he's grateful for Vizcarra's role in withdra...


Donald Trump calls Comey 'weak, untruthful slime ball'

He also accused Comey of lying to Congress, apparently referring to Comey's Senate testimony last June, when he said he needed to get his account of his conve...


Barbara Bush in "failing health"

Bush has been in and out of hospital recently and is now in "failing health", according to a family spokesman. "[Mrs. Bush] has decided not to seek additional...


Cynthia Nixon Wins Major Progressive Endorsement For New York Primary

It endorsed Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo four years ago. In the clip, she continues "There are a lot of good reasons for legalizing marijuana ", adding ...


U.S. at UN Makes Case for Military Action Against Syria

Trump discussed the Syria situation with his national security team at the White House on Thursday. "Cabinet agreed on the need to take action to alleviate ...


US Contacted Russia Before Striking Syria to Avoid Casualities - Envoy to Moscow

The withdrawal plan, which still doesn't have the backing of U.S. military leaders and diplomats, entails leaving behind a smaller force to hunt down Islamic St...


Commonwealth Games: Two Indian athletes suspended after syringe found in room

Games officials are stumped over the whereabouts of the Cameroonian athletes, five who are boxers and three who are weightlifters. This breakfast will give me t...


Jeremy Corbyn: UK of 'waiting for instructions' from Trump on Syria

President Trump spoke to the prime minister on Thursday evening, and the pair agreed that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had "established a pattern of unsafe...


Federal Bureau of Investigation sought Trump 'Access Hollywood' tape info in Cohen raid

Daniels has publicly stated the payment was hush money to insure her silence about a 2006 affair with Trump . The special counsel and an attorney for Cohen d...


Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

As of Saturday afternoon, much of our area was already under a "Slight Risk" for severe weather. Low temperatures will likely be in the upper 30s to low 40s. ...


Dozens dead in suspected chemical attack in Syria

US President Donald Trump described the attack as "sick" and criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran for supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assa...


Another High-Ranking National Security Official Resigns

Schadlow is the third senior national security official to leave the administration this week following Bolton's arrival. She submitted her resignation on Tue...


Stoltenberg commented on the strikes on Syria

The minister said strikes conducted by French air force in Syria not targeted at Syria's allies. Meanwhile, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged th...


President Trump Pardons Scooter Libby

What's interesting about the pardoning of Libby, who Trump playfully dissociates himself from in the White House statement , nearly to underline that the pardo...


Andrew McCabe fired for misleading investigators, says watchdog report

McCabe authorized aides to discuss the investigation with reporter Devlin Barrett, according to the inspector general. Mr. McCabe has disputed the report, and...


Dad in incest case killed daughter, infant son and adoptive father

He and his wife separated in November 2016 . While a motive for the couple's alleged crimes has still yet to be revealed, Boston Herald recently reported t...


Driver in California Plunge That Killed Family Was Drunk, Officials Say

Farther south along the Mendocino County coast, authorities proceed to find associates of the Hart household, overlooking past 42, since an SUV left a dip away ...


Tahirul Qadri welcomes sc verdict of disqualifying Nawaz for life

Likewise, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Tareen was disqualified on December 15 previous year by a separate bench of the apex court under the ...


Premier Calls on BC to Abandon its Pipeline Opposition

Kinder Morgan says 51 First Nations have signed on to the project. The company warned Sunday it may abandon the expansion unless an agreement is reached by M...


European Union privacy watchdogs: Facebook apology 'simply is not enough'

Earlier in the day, Zuckerberg said he believes it is "inevitable" that there will be regulation of his industry. The scandal has brought up significant q...


Brexit remains the biggest threat to the UK's economy

It was unclear how many people acquired the new passports after the United Kingdom voted to leave the bloc. AIMA believes that addressing these points will mini...


Facebook CEO Zuckerberg takes on lawmakers: What we learned

Many of Zuckerberg's answers to Congress people served as a crash course in Facebook 101, or basic information about Facebook's business model. Members ...


Baby boy born four years AFTER his parents died in auto crash

However, the couple tragically died in a vehicle crash in March 2013, five days before a fertilised embryo was due to be transplanted in Liu. In addition, su...