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China landslide: More than 100 missing as search continues

A couple and their two-month-old baby were the only survivors reported to have been found alive. The official Xinhua news agency cited geological experts ...


DGP, IGP Kashmir greet people on Eid

King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and crown prince Mohammed bin Salman attended the Eid prayer at Masjid al-Haram in the presence of more than...


Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

A dozen or so House Democrats met Friday in the office of New York Democrat Kathleen Rice to discuss their options. Those involved in the discussions desc...


Arrests of Trumpcare Protesters, Some in Wheelchairs, Outside McConnell's Office

People in wheelchairs and with ventilators showed up to stage a "die-in" outside Mitch McConnell's office, but they were violently removed by Capitol Police. ...


Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

A win by the Kiwis would deny the US crew their third successive win. Emirates Team New Zealand competes against Oracle Team USA in race one in America's C...


Northam vs Gillespie in November governor's race

Perriello entered the race in January swinging directly at President Trump , saying that Virginia, which has voted Democratic in three straight presidential el...


Stuffed Cow Saves Boy After Fall in MA

The boy was held overnight at a local hospital for observation, but was released. A toy story with a happy ending. Estrada ran outside and found the boy on ...


1st human West Nile virus case reported in Tarrant County

Officials said West Nile fever can involve headache, fever, muscle and joint aches, nausea and fatigue. Some recover in a matter of days. Presley describe...


Trump says he is 'very supportive' of Senate healthcare bill

The plan gets rid of those mandates. Although the Senate bill preserves premium subsidies that help some low-income buyers purchase insurance, it would scale ...


The iShares MSCI Italy Index (EWI) Declares Semiannual Dividend of $0.50

So, like it, or not (and there are worries about the transparency of some Chinese companies), these stocks are now on our radars. For the week, however, China ...


Critics: Bill would have let abortion-seekers kill anyone

House version of the healthcare bill, which could strip insurance from 23 million Americans. Supporters say this allows those who might kill a foetus - in a aut...


'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years

As part of his guilty plea in March , Welch agreed to hand over the rifle, revolver, and a shotgun he left in his auto at the time of the incident. In impo...


Victoria cancels 590 fines in wake of WannaCry infection

The BBC reports that the ransomware was only detected last week when officials spotted the cameras were sporadically rebooting themselves. The infection has ...


Afghanistan and Ireland officially inducted into world cricket body

A burgeoning first class structure and rapidly growing fans, who are passionate about one of the country's most popular games, has seen Afghanistan jump out o...


China orders checks on offshore loans to HNA, Fosun, Wanda, others

The company's publicly traded entertainment unit, Wanda Film Holding Co ., saw its stock crash 10 percent before it was suspended from trading on the Shenzhen ...


Shea Collinsworth advances in first heat at US Track & Field Championships

Golubovic entered the final five events in the decathlon in 13th place and jumped seven spots on the leaderboard to finish sixth overall. At the NCAA Championsh...


Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

Laws legalizing marijuana on the state level aren't associated with increased traffic fatalities, according to a new study . It found there's been no incre...


Census: US more diverse, white population grows least

Census Bureau . Nationwide, residents in this age group grew from 40.5 million to 49.2 million (13.14 to 15.3 percent) over that period. The bureau also rel...


Georgia Dems search for upsides in House loss

Put on defense, House Democratic leaders from Pelosi on down tried to spin the outcome in Georgia as positive, arguing that coming in a close second in the so...


Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony

But a member of the president's private legal team, Jay Sekulow, has said he believes Trump is not under investigation because the team has not received notic...


Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

We like to encourage that trend. "The US and India are both committed to combating all forms of terrorism and strengthening their cooperation in areas like te...


Kiwis pedaling toward possible America's Cup upset

Team NZ made huge gains during the fourth leg and took the lead rounding the mark, but a massive wind-shift that favoured the holders saw the Kiwis trail around...


Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Portugal finish as winners of Group A ahead of Mexico on goal difference and face the Group B runners-up in Kazan on Wednesday. "That's very important. P...


Governor: Opponents hope MS is hurt by LGBT law

The US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals today reversed an injunction against Mississippi House Bill 1523 which is considered one of the most anti-LGBTI laws in ...


Recording: Woman brandished shears in past police encounter

Seattle police officers fatally shot a 30-year-old pregnant woman Sunday in her home while three of her children were in the house. Family members told the...


Yoga practitioners pause to stretch and pose for int'l event

Modi said that the United Nations had accepted his proposal in record time to celebrate June 21 as the International Yoga Day . Many Union ministers led ...


Canadian snipe makes record-breaking kill shot

According to BBC , the Canadian shooter, a member of Joint Task Force 2, launched the McMillan TAC-50 rifle bullet from a high-rise building, with the bullet...


More legal fight ahead over Mississippi LGBT law

The Spectrum Center vigorously condemns today's ruling by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals that HB 1523 can go into effect because the American Civil Liber...


After Scrapping Mexico Plant, Ford Moving Focus Production to China

The move, which Ford estimates will save it $500 million in production costs for the vehicle, comes as the company has become a target of President Trump, who i...


North Korea Denies Torturing American Detainee Otto Warmbier

More than 2500 family, friends and well-wishers gathered for the funeral of Otto Warmbier , the United States student who died after falling into a coma whil...


CBSE NEET Results 2017: CBSE announces NEET 2017 result

The city toppers, it's learnt, were: Raghav Gupta (643 marks), Megha Bhatia (628 marks), Sulabh Malhotra (606 marks) and Navneet Kaur Brar (603 marks). On June ...


Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

The shooting forced police to close part of the Chicago Skyway , which connects Chicago and IN, for about five hours. It was unclear late Wednesday if Fish...


Walmart reportedly wants its partners to dump AWS

While Walmart doesn't compete with Amazon in the cloud storage space, keeping business away from AWS would hit Amazon squarely in one of the few places where ...


Egypt sends fuel to power-starved Gaza, undercuts Abbas

Before we continue to describe the real suffering of the civilian population of Gaza, we should note that in order for everything to start getting better, the G...


Hummus with pine nuts recalled over possible listeria contamination

The Federal Drug Administration says House of Thaler notified them of the possible contamination Wednesday and a safety alert was issued today. The Centers f...