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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...


Pakistan holds state funeral for German nun who fought leprosy

She added that Dr Ruth would celebrate her birthday as patients day every year, but this year she celebrated it as family day. Her funeral was attended by gov...


Venezuela chief prosecutor announces plans to jail protest leaders

Washington has said it will consider sanctions against anyone who participates in the constituent assembly. But Diosdado Cabello, a senior member of Maduro'...


Cleveland Clinic, American Cancer Society Cancel Events At Trump's Mar-A-Lago

The Cleveland Clinic's cancellation was an abrupt change, and the hospital system had still meant to host its ninth gala there as recently as last week. "Afte...


Deadly train crash in India's Uttar Pradesh

Rescue operations are continuing", said G S Priyadarshi, a senior administrative officer, to the AFP. In view of any terror module behind the derailment a team ...


Adviser Steve Bannon Is Out Of The White House

According to a report on The Hill , Bannon also predicted that the Republicans would "moderate" Trump , and said the congressional GOP has not given full ...


Powerball jackpot climbs from strong sales

ET on Saturday. Without a victor, the jackpot keeps growing - The Powerball jackpot continues to grow up until the drawing, thanks to people buying tickets. S...


Taylor Swift Shakes Content Off Social Media: Is a New Album Imminent?

This fall marks three years since the release of her last record, 2014's 1989. The Blank Space singer also deleted years of Twitter posts , and her of...


Sierra Leone prepares for mass funerals following mudslides

Workers struggled in the thick mud and debris of smashed homes looking for more bodies, picking their way through stools, shoes and other remnants of daily life...


South Korea, China urge Trump to solve Korean issue diplomatically

Kim Jong-un, earlier this week, made a decision to put the missile attack plans on hold "in order to defuse the tensions" with the USA, adding he wanted to wa...


Trump Lashes Out at Two Republican Senators in Early Morning Rant

Business leaders decided that they'd had enough, quitting two presidential advisory councils before Trump quickly dissolved the panels. In response to the sen...


United Kingdom position paper calls for no hard border after Brexit

Outlining proposals for the Ireland-Northern Ireland border - one of the most complex aspects of the divorce plans - the government said there should be no ph...


Mission: Impossible film shoot delayed after Tom Cruise breaks ankle

Paramount Pictures said Wednesday that production will go on hiatus for up to three months while Cruise makes a full recovery. He knew the instant that he ...


Van plows into crowd in Barcelona; Police view it as terror

At this point, it is unclear if the vehicle was a van or a truck as there have been mixed reports. Carles Puigdement, the president of the government of C...


Guam leader backs 'punch on the nose' for North Korea

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says he's aiming to further develop a working relationship with his counterpart in China in order to lessen the risk o...