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Chris Kennedy's brother, niece 'incited ... angry mob' at party, police say

Two Kennedys were arrested in Cape Cod, Mass. after they refused to tone down a loud party early Sunday morning. "It's a loud party statute, that's what it's ...


PM Modi hails SC judgement on triple talaq

In a major ruling, India's highest court has ruled against the controversial practice of " triple talaq ", the instant divorce method through which many Musli...


Trump still hearing complaints about Charlottesville comments a week later

The survey comes shortly after the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., where a 32-year-old woman was killed and 19 were injured when a n...


U.S. engaging in a "military confrontation" against North Korea: KCNA

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull earlier this month vowed that his country's military would fight alongside the United States if the latter was atta...


Tornado warning issued for Onondaga County, most of Central New York

The watch is in effect until 9 pm. With a hot and humid air mass and strong winds in the atmosphere in place, these thunderstorms should strengthen this afterno...


Banking strike: Commercial operations in Maharashtra paralysed

Around 42,000 bank employees and officers from Maharashtra joined their colleagues in the daylong nationwide strike , with plans to intensify the agitation, a ...


BJP sweeps Mira-Bhayander civic polls, Sena suffers big jolt

It consists of democratically elected members, is headed by a mayor and administers the city's infrastructure, public services and the police. BJP leaders cong...


It's going to lash - Hurricane Gert is arriving with force this weekend

Monday could be the hottest day of the year if temperatures hit 26C or 27C on Monday, Met Office said. Now the national forecaster has extended the rainfall w...


Florida State, Clemson enter 2017 season ranked top-5 in AP poll

The Tide features quarterback Jalen Hurts and a defense that must replace several first-round picks. The top five are Alabama coming in at number one, Ohio St...


Iraqi forces close in on Islamic State-held town west of Mosul

Iraq Shia militiamen, who form the Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF), helped to regain control of another village in the east, as well as the southern part of t...


MPs to bow heads for 'final bongs'

As Big Ben is silenced for up to four years today, MPs are set to gather outside Parliament with "heads bowed". The clapper of the bell, which has been prod...


Stenson hangs on for Wyndham win

Stenson has nailed 21 birdies so far over his first three rounds, and said: "I feel like I've been putting nicely this week". "We know the kind of damage you ca...


Trump to lay out strategy for Afghanistan

Mattis said recently that there were a number of options on the table when it comes to the new strategy on Afghanistan and the options included of the compl...


Six people killed in mortar attack at Damascus fair: monitor

There was no confirmation of the toll from officials. The Syrian president said his country's economy is turning to growth again "at a very slow pace, althoug...


Dick Gregory, Famed Comedian and Activist, Has Passed Away

Somebody had to break down that door". Noted as an independent researcher and scholar of a variety of unorthodox knowledge, he segued from his position as...


Trump's favorability rating falls in three key states he won in 2016

In Michigan, 48% of voters prefer a Democratic-controlled Congress ahead of next year's midterm elections, compared with 35% who prefer a Republican-controlled ...


Bihar Flood Worsens, Toll Rises To 119

Authorities are running 328 relief camps and distribution centres in 13 districts, where 68,014 people have taken shelter. According to reports , further rai...


New Zealand big winners in Rugby Championship opener despite Australia fightback

The hosts then scored four unanswered tries after the break to restore a level of pride to the scoreline, but an experimental Australian pack still went down to...


War Games to Begin as US, South Korea Brace for North's Fury

It added: "Reckless and wild acts of the USA can accelerate its final ruin". Donald Trump had said the U.S. military is "locked and loaded" should North Korea...


Russian knife attacker shot dead by police

The assailant was shot dead by an attendant police officer. "In a first time, the local police had indicated to the Russian news agency Interfax that the trac...