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Charlottesville suspect James Alex Fields Jr. denied bond at first court appearance

Ryan Kelly, a staff photographer for Charlottesville's Daily Progress , snapped photos Saturday as a vehicle barreled into a crowd of counterprotesters march...


Three people dead in Kenosha County shooting

No suspects have been arrested. Beth said it is still an active investigation. The victims are identified as 30-year-old David Watson of Oswego, IL, 30-year-o...


North Korea factories humming with 'Made in China' clothes, traders say

The US has accused China, which is North Korea's main economic lifeline, of not doing enough to rein in its neighbor. An administration official contended tha...


Tropical Depression No. 8 Expected To Become Tropical Storm

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic but is not expected to make landfall. There are now no watches or warnings in effect. The low pressure area off...


Kenya election observers urge losing candidates to concede gracefully

Almost 80 percent of the 19 million registered voters cast their ballots. In his acceptance speech Kenyatta reached out to Odinga and his supporters, to "work...


Madison players hope to win Friday's Mega Millions

Mega Millions gave players a chance this week to fantasize about one of the largest lottery jackpots ever. One, sold in Washington, included the optional Megapl...


Venezuela's Maduro affirms new legislative body as all powerful

We can't allow "the dictatorship to hunt down, imprison and treat our mayors like criminals", said Andres Paez, a lawyer who joined the protest. He told the...


Mega Millions jackpot up to $393 million

Combining the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots equal to a total of more than $700 million. Currently, both games are on the top 25 all-time biggest USA ...


How to avoid buying 'bogus' solar eclipse glasses

Most eclipse viewers are priced at around $2 or $3. The middle of the eclipse, when the maximum amount of sun is covered, will be around 2:30 to 2:45 p.m. Expe...


Horrified tourists watch woman drag daughter's body into woods

Newsome was arrested and charged with concealment of a corpse. He told the television station he received a text from Newsome on Saturday saying she was bring...


Google fired an employee who penned a controversial sexist memo

This instance has become a debatable issue among the other companies and in Google , that gender discrimination is not acceptable, and more strict points s...


Canada military builds refugee camp for refugees from US

The site, located on a flat stretch of grass behind the building where asylum claimants are bused in from the border, was expected to accommodate up to 500 peop...


U.S. slaps more sanctions on Venezuela politicians including former President Chavez's brother

Venezuela's new constitutional assembly has passed a decree declaring itself superior to all other branches of government. The building was taken over late o...


USA military bases can now shoot down private drones

The increased use of commercial and privately owned small unmanned aircraft systems has raised Defense Department (DoD) concerns for the safety and security of ...


Liberal's interim leader cut up at Clark's sudden departure

She said she informed her caucus colleagues about her decision to leave as leader effective August 4. Such a prospect has unnerved investors in Canada's third...


Kenyans begin voting in tense general elections

Problems with electronic voting in the closely contested 2013 election led to accusations the vote was rigged. From the Indian Ocean coast to Rift Valley town...


Manhunt underway after rookie officer killed during traffic stop

Michael, who had worked for the Clinton Police Department less than a year, died in the shootout, KSHB reported. "In a small community, the police department ...


Investigators are demanding documents to the White House

Investigators working for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, recently asked the White House for documents related to Flynn, and questioned witnesses ab...


Israel targets Al Jazeera offices; to take the network off-air

Israel has long presented itself as a bastion of press freedom in a region where government restrictions on the media are commonplace, and has pointed to Al J...


Venezuela Socialist Party official says "irregular situation" controlled

One person has died and one person has been badly injured. "These attacks, planned by delirious minds in Miami, only strengthen the morale of our armed forces...


Eiffel Tower suspect says he was in touch with IS member

The suspect's statements to investigators and his radical views led the anti-terrorist section of the prosecution to take over the investigation, a judicial sou...


Karunaratne ton fuels Sri Lanka's fight against India

The third and final test begins in Pallekele next Saturday. In his attempt to accelerate the scoring rate after India crossed the psychologically importan...


University professor and college employee arrested in fatal stabbing of Chicago hairstylist

A Northwestern professor and an Oxford University employee were arrested Friday after a national manhunt following the stabbing death of a Chicago cosmeto...


Trump defends McMaster in wake of criticism on the right

The officials also noted that during US President Donald Trump's recent trip to Israel, McMaster's held a lengthy meeting with Defense Minister Avigdor Libe...


British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave'

Lukasz Pawel Herba, who has British residency, was picked up by Milan police on July 18, a day after the model was released and dropped off at the British con...


Makenna O'Donnell on Michelle Carter

O'Donnell also said she believes Carter "needs help". "How could Michelle Carter react so wrongly and reassured my son to end his life? has she lost all her h...


Dubai's Torch Tower catches fire - again

Flames were seen billowing from the side of the 79-storey 337 m-high Torch Tower at around 1am local time in the United Arab Emirates. In both incidents, it...


Iran: Rouhani confirmed for 2nd term in office

Hassan Rouhani, who has been sworn in as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran for a second term, has vowed to pull the country out of diplomatic isolation....


Trump Needs an Attorney General in His Corner

The Associated Press was first to report that Kelly gave assurances to Sessions, citing unnamed sources familiar with the conversation. Sessions has become a...


Foxconn US investment could reach $30B

The trip announcement comes a week after Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn said it plans to invest billions of dollars and bring thousands of jobs to W...


Lawsuit accuses White House of working with Fox News on false story

Cuomo, confused, tried to get to the bottom of Butowsky's claims , particularly questioning if President Donald Trump reading a draft of the FoxNews.com ar...


Tillerson to North Korea: 'We are not your enemy'

The U.S. Congress voted last week by overwhelming margins for sanctions to punish the Russian government over interference in the 2016 presidential election and...


Prince Philip retiring: 65 years of service by the numbers

The Duke of Edinburgh has retired from official royal engagements in his own inimitable style by joking with Royal Marines they should be "locked up" for thei...


What Time Is the Total Solar Eclipse? Depends on Your Zip Code

You don't have to be in the path of totality to participate. There, they will assist some 700 students from the town's schools with eclipse-related activities...


President Trump himself crafted his son's misleading Russian Federation statement

The Washington Post dropped an absolute bombshell on Monday night: President Donald Trump dictated the initial statement from his son, Don Jr., regarding a J...


Hungary not interested in attracting European Union institutions from London after Brexit

European states have until midnight on Monday to bid for two major United Kingdom -based EU agencies which will be relocated amid Britain's departure from the E...


Govt encouraging mob lynching, says Opposition

The Congress on Monday said in the Lok Sabha that India should not be allowed to become lynchistan, referring to the incidents of cow vigilantism across the c...


Security Forces launch search op in south Kashmir village

Reports said a trooper was wounded in the standoff and he was immediately removed to hospital. Internet services were also suspended in the district following...


Nawaz Sharif's services are unforgettable: Punjab CM

The Pakistan Muslim League (N), the country's ruling party has approved Shehbaz Sharif the next Prime Minister after his brother Nawaz Sharif had been dismissed...


Akhilesh accuses BJP of 'political corruption' as SP MLCs quit

Over and above this, the BJP has also set its eyes on SP heavyweights - Shivpal Yadav and Ramgopal Yadav. Bukkal Nawab was very close to former party chief M...