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Over 200 BC firefighting personnel being deployed to fight wildfires in Alberta

On Sunday, the blaze was about 25 kilometres away and officials estimated it at about 25,000 hectares. The goal of the Evacuation Alert is to inform residen...


FAA chief says flying public will regain faith in Boeing jet

China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited has formally filed a claim against Boeing seeking for the embattled aircraft manufacturer to provide compensation f...


Goal is to deter Iran, not to start war - Trump officials

He cautioned that doesn't mean the threats have gone away. Senior Trump administration officials are talking down the prospect of war with Iran, telling Con...


READ: WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Indicted Under Espionage Act

He's accused of publishing classified information obtained by whistleblower and former Army intelligence officer Chelsea Manning , who is now in jail for refus...


Thousands rally across the USA to defend abortion rights

Norma continued, "In retrospect, when I look back on those days, and I see what a sad person I was, I have to really kind of smile and think about little Emily:...


Trump threatens Iran with 'great force'

President Donald Trump is already engaged in a war of words with Iran. The war of words come after Iran threatened to resume uranium enrichment programmes, ...


Indonesian police arrest at least 20 amid post-election violence

The protests erupted after election results showed Mr Widodo had beaten his long-time rival Prabowo Subianto. Six people have died and at least 200 have b...


NY judge denies Trump bid to block House Deutsche Bank subpoenas

Accusing Democrats of harassing the presidency, Trump said the infrastructure plans were doomed for now and seemed to threaten breaking relations with the oppos...


Trump refuses to work with Democrats unless they stop investigating him

Later, speaking at a conference held by the liberal group Center for American Progress, Pelosi said Trump told Democrats that he "couldn't possibly engage...


Adidas, Nike, PUMA say new tariffs on China would be 'catastrophic'

However, US President Donald Trump's efforts to persuade American firms to move their production lines back home don't seem to be effective, as fewer than 6...


Police searching for girl, 8, kidnapped while walking down the street

Officer Buddy Calzada said in an update at 3am local time: "As you can see there's a smile on my face - Salem has been found safe ". Those must have been sw...


Thousands organize to protest new state laws banning legal abortion access

The bill out of Alabama - which restricts abortion nearly to the point of a total ban, even for cases of incest and rape - has faced massive bipartisan scru...


Brexit: Theresa May to ask UK Parliament to vote on another referendum

MPs will get a vote on whether to hold another referendum if they back the EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill , she said. She said the government would also allow ...


Bahrain issues travel warning to citizens as tensions mount over Iran

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has warned US commercial airliners flying over the waters of the Persian Gulf that they risk being misidentified amid ...


Trump Threatens 'Official End of Iran' After Baghdad Rocket Incident

Graham wrote on Twitter , "The fault lies with the Iranians, not the United States or any other nation". Trump has tightened economic sanctions against Ir...


Judge rules against Trump in records dispute with Congress

The 41-page ruling from U.S. District Court Judge Amit Mehta in favor of the House Oversight and Reform Committee was not unexpected, and his ruling describes...


U.S. lifts tariffs on steel, aluminium imports from Canada, Mexico

In fact, the Canadians and Mexicans did go along previous year with a revamped regional trade deal that was to Trump's liking. Trudeau, touring a steel mill i...


Trump Appears to Distance Himself From Alabama Abortion Law

Sunday's rallies follow protests last week that saw women donning the iconic red tunics and white bonnets worn by the oppressed women of a dystopian future Amer...


US, Bahrain to Host Palestinian Economic Conference

A senior White House official said Sunday the plan calls for substantial investments in the Gaza economy, but that investments there will require a "stable" c...


Threatening tornado outbreak, flash flooding doable Monday in Southern Plains

Additionally, damaging winds, large hail and strong tornadoes will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains from Midland, Texas, to Wichita, Kansas. Tw...