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Gladys Berejiklian to run unopposed for NSW Liberal Party leadership

The New South Wales treasurer, Gladys Berejiklian , has shrugged off an attack from the Sydney shock jock Alan Jones while confirming she will run for premie...


Man killed by crocodile at Cahill's Crossing

After the women raised the alarm, police launched several boats to search for the man. The crocodile was shot dead and the body taken to the city of Darwin fo...


Melbourne CBD In Lockdown As Pedestrians Injured By 'Rogue Car'

People shared chaotic moments from the scene near Bourke Street, Melbourne . Police shot the suspect, believed to be 26-year-old Dimitrious Gargasoulas, befo...


Dense fog advisory issued; warmer weather now forecast for Saturday

The weather service is cautioning motorists to slow down, use their headlights and leave plenty of distance ahead of them. The forecast is also calling for wa...


Troops Poised To Remove Gambia's Leader Amid Last-Ditch Negotiations

A Senegalese government official confirms that defeated Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has agreed to cede power to the country's newly inaugurated leader, Ada...


George Soros: Donald Trump is 'would-be dictator'

He is going to fail "not because of people like me who would like him to fail, but because the ideas that guide him are inherently self-contradictory", Soros sa...


Al Qaeda militants die in US-led airstrikes in Syria

The Syria strike was carried out by one B-52 bomber and an undisclosed number of USA aerial drones. Mohammad Habib Boussadoun al-Tunisi died in the January 17...


The Incredible Anti-Trump Banners On London's Bridges

Around the world, banner-drops were planned in cities including Brussels, Berlin, Rome, Madrid, Toronto, Sydney and San Diego. Speaking to the Yorkshire Ev...


Syria: ISIS Destroys Part of Roman Theater in Palmyra

ISIS retook Palmyra in December, nine months after forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, backed by Russian airstrikes, forced the group out of the c...


Trump protesters descend on DeploraBall before inauguration

Protesters from the DisruptJ20 coalition set fires, hollered obscene anti-Trump chants , chased Trump supporters, set off smoke bombs, and fought with police T...


USA counterintelligence officials examining possible ties between Russia, Trump associates

He went on: "I want to see all of it.I want to know what Russian Federation did.If there is campaign contacts, I want to know about it". "I have no ties to Russ...


China notes progress in ties under US President Obama

Chen Wenling, chief economist at the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, an influential think tank with close government ties, said China does ...


Search of lake for human remains from plane crash ends

The statement said comparison testing was underway to confirm the profiles match profiles provided by relatives of the passengers. "Due to conditions in the w...


Petrobras corruption judge dies in plane crash

Judge Sergio Moro, who has spearheaded the graft investigation at the grassroots level for almost three years, said in an emailed statement that he "was stunned...


Missouri lawmakers urged to relax Real ID prohibition

Kentucky is getting a six-month break on a new federal rule that would have kept visitors from entering Fort Knox or Fort Campbell and some other government sit...


Democrats Want to Postpone Health Secretary Nominee Hearing Due to Ethics Issues

Several of Donald Trump's Cabinet picks were at Senate hearings on Capitol Hill today. This came up again and again as Democrats questioned Price and dre...


Manning served tough prison term, commutation would not send wrong signal: Obama

Assange has been holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for the last four years. "We're glad Chelsea is going to get out, but it really doesn't solve th...


25 school children dead as bus collides with truck in UP

Forty people were injured. Some of the bodies were mangled beyond recognition and the police had to use the children's school IDs to confirm their identity. The...


UP elections 2017: SP, Congress join hands to form alliance

Earlier this week reports were flowing in that the Samajwadi Party had offered the Rashtriya Lok Dal 23 seats. With SP-Cong deal already finalised, the chance...


Obama surprises, thanks WH press secretary Josh Earnest during final briefing

Reporters grab smart phone photos of the president and his press secretary during the final briefing with reporters in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room. "...


Melania Trump sooo does not want to be in DC this weekend

She has appointed a new director to lead her brand . While it was Donald Trump who ran for office, Melania and the rest of the family are part of the overall p...


Senate Democrats Are Playing Hardball On Trump's Nominees

Both retired General James Mattis, Trump's pick to lead the Pentagon, and retired General John Kelly, his choice for Homeland Security, are expected to be confi...


LeT commander Abu Musaib killed in north Kashmir

Active in north Kashmir, including in Ganderbal area, since August 2015, Musaib was wanted for many militancy-related activities including the weapon snatching ...


Aston Villa fans react on Twitter to Adama Traore transfer speculation

They have also been strongly linked with bringing Romelu Lukaku back to Stamford Bridge after letting him leave for Everton. Bamford enjoyed a successful loan...


Former Apprentice Contestant Summer Zervos Suing President-Elect Trump For Defamation

Zervos said she would dismiss her lawsuit, which was filed in NY, without seeking monetary damages if Trump would retract his claim that she lied and acknowle...


Unexploded Second World War Bomb Found In The Thames

MPs were caught up in the chaos. . London was heavily bombed by Nazi Germany during the war, and unexploded munitions are still sometimes found. In February a...


Mane Nets Again As Senegal Brush Aside Katsande's Zimbabwe

Soon after the Warriors-Algeria match, Cisse presided over a hard-fought 2-0 win by the Lions of Teranga over Tunisia and now turns his sights on the next cha...


Jonjo Shelvey: Rafael Benitez says Newcastle United midfielder vital to Magpies

When you play against any team in this stage of the competition at home, it has to be hard. We will try to give them something. Birmingham , though, can take...


Maryland Legislative Aid Fired Over Fake Columbus Warehouse Story

Harris' article claimed that Hillary Clinton ballots were found in a warehouse in Columbus, Ohio. Harris recently graduated from Davidson College and had work...


McKesson in record $150 million U.S. settlement over suspicious drug orders

The settlement requires the company to halt sales of controlled substances from distribution centers in Colorado and the other three states for "multiple years"...


First baby born using 3-parent technique to treat infertility

This became possible after the woman's eggs were fertilised with her partner's sperm, but then their nuclei were transferred to a donor's egg which had previous...


Slough secondary schools among country's best at GCSE

Schools that underperform face intervention and could be taken over. This gives the Progress 8 score for individual pupils, which is then used to calculate a ...


American Red Cross looking for blood donors in our area

But this all relies on people coming in to be tapped for blood products. "We dropped to emergency levels this summer and we have been trying to climb out of thi...


Watch Alibaba's Jack Ma live at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Xi's attendance at the annual gathering for business leaders and the worldwide elite comes as China has sought to present itself as a force for stability, champ...


Trump Adviser Says Not Expecting US-China Trade War

While on the other hand, Chinese Commerce Ministry spokesman Sun Jiwen was of the opinion that the government was willing to work closely with the new USA admin...