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At least one person dead, 50 wounded in Iraq after quake

A strong natural disaster has hit large parts of Iraq, including the capital Baghdad, an Iraqi meteorology official says, while Iran has reportedly experience d...


Trans-Pacific Partnership talks collapse after Canada pulls out of trade deal

Heading into APEC, a senior Canadian government official said Ottawa had been anticipating pressure from TPP partners Japan and Australia, two countries that wa...


Arab League to hold snap meeting on Iran at Saudi request

Security Council resolutions. Under the JCPOA, Iran undertook to put limits on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of nuclear-related sanctions im...


Woman Pleads Guilty To Marrying Her Own Mother

Patrica Spann is set to appear in court in January, 2018. Incest in Oklahoma is a felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison. Despite knowing about their...


Record-breaking chill brings a taste of mid-January

Today: Windy, sun/clouds. High 32. Temperatures fell all the way down to 18° Saturday morning, setting a new Veterans Day record low. The Friday night chill...


Special counsel's interest in Mike Flynn comes into sharper focus

As part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian interference with US elections, witnesses were questioned about the alleged December 2016 meeting...


At least 3 injured in deliberate auto ramming in Toulouse, France

The man had about 10 previous convictions, the prosecutor told the BFMTV news channel. Toulouse prosecutor Pierre-Yves Couilleau said: "The individual was kno...


New Investigation Shows TSA Screenings Often Don't Spot Banned Objects

When pressed to get the failure rate, ABC News was told by a source that 80 percent failure was "in the ballpark". "We found that briefing disturbing", said...


GOP Leaders Bolt From Senate Candidate Moore After Sex Claim

Her mother, Nancy Wells, 71, said her daughter told her about the encounter more than 10 years later when Moore was becoming better known as a judge. The ...


Self-operating shuttle bus crashes after Las Vegas launch

Metro responded to an accident involving the shuttle and a delivery truck on the 100 block of S. 6th Street, near Fremont Street, at 12:07 p.m., according to po...


Last Islamic State town in Syria falls

It said the fighting would pave the way for Syrian troops to regain full control of the border town, just hours after they and pro-regime fighters surrounded IS...


Syria to join Paris climate pact, leaving U.S. only nation left out

But, good job, tweeted our government through its "Minister C. McKenna @ ec_minister " Twitter site, declaring: "Canada Salutes Nicaragua and Syria for join...


Downing Street 'knew about Priti Patel's secret Israel meetings'

She did not volunteer this information in the meetings with Downing Street on Monday. The PM said her decision was "right" as "further details have come to li...


First openly transgender state lawmaker elected in Virginia

Roem, who sings in a metal band in her spare time, said she learned to listen to different perspectives and digest complicated policy as a reporter for the Gai...


Bodies of 26 teenage African girls found floating in Mediterranean Sea

The broadcaster adds that "twenty-three of the dead women had been on a rubber boat with 64 other people". Italian authorities launched a murder investigation...


Page Testimony Offers New Details On July 2016 Trip

Page's comments provide the latest confirmed contacts between members of the Trump campaign and Russians during the presidential race. Court documents state t...


Voters to go to polls November 7 for general election

The county tested out the new tablets during the primary election and got a great response from voters and poll workers. "It's very easy", said Marisol Ibarra, ...


Driver 'distracted' before killing two children after crashing into school

The 52-year-old female driver of the Toyota Kluger auto was not injured in the crash. She said: "There were a number of distressed and overwhelmed children an...


After Flipping off Trump Motorcade, Virginia Woman Loses Government Contracting Job

Despite no identifying features being visible in the photograph, Briskman thought it would be best to give her company a heads-up. He pulled ads for open for op...


Iran shows off missile to mark 38th anniversary of US Embassy takeover

Iran showed off its most powerful missile, the liquid-filled, surface-to-surface Qadr, which the semiofficial Fars News agency says it can travel 1,243 miles,...