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UKIP leader Paul Nuttall to stand in Stoke Central by-election

Mr Nuttall was confirmed as the candidate after the other 10 people on the shortlist withdrew from the contest to make way for their leader. The party will ha...


Papua New Guinea natural disaster: Massive 8.0 magnitude quake sparks tsunami fears

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) intially warned that there was the threat for risky tsunami waves in many nearby islands. Papua New Guinea is loca...


Germany's Gabriel says Merkel's fixation on austerity breeds populism

The SPD group is to hold an extraordinary meeting on Wednesday. The SPD had left the decision over a candidacy against Merkel in the September 24 vote to Gabr...


Italy avalanche: Death toll rises as more bodies found

The discovery brought a smile to the faces of rescuers, who have been battling through extremely tough conditions to find survivors. Nine people have been pulle...


Kate Middleton's Sweet and Chic Suit for Visit to Children's Hospices

She sat down with Kate during the art therapy session, prompting giggles from the Duchess as she excitedly tipped an entire pot of pink glitter onto her pictu...


White House Vows to Keep China From Claiming Chinese-Built Islands

The warning issued by China's foreign ministry comes a day after White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Washington would take all efforts necessary to p...


Nazarbayev Opens Syria Peace Talks

The outcome of the Astana talks is also significant since there now seems an acceptance in the Syrian opposition that Russian Federation, in co-operation with...


Eurozone economy shows signs of life as jobs growth picks up

President Donald Trump adopts protectionist trade policies. "The survey results suggest that faster manufacturing growth and inventory rebuilding should help ...


EasyJet warns Brexit will cost £105m in annual profits

The company noted that revenue per seat trends improved slightly more than previously guided due to its market-leading network and attractive fares as well as r...


Women commend army over defeat of Boko Haram

Adamawa NEMA coordinator, Salad Bello said it was still unclear if it was a new tactic by Boko Haram to hide the suicide bombers. The woman with a baby, and...


Trump speaks to PM Modi over phone: White House

The second day of his being President, January 21, he spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican Premier Pena Nieto. The Republican Preside...


Elway's hilarious interaction with cab driver

A cab driver in Washington, D.C. had no idea who was in his backseat when his passengers asked him who he thought was the best quarterback of all time. "Oh,...


Auburn hires Chip Lindsey as offensive coordinator

I feel very comfortable with Chip. "We're not going to lose touch with those things, but I think a few new wrinkles and a little different personality on it may...


Charges considered for Italy bus owners

Officials said no other vehicles were involved and it was not clear why the bus came off the road. He was thought to be one of those seriously injured and Ita...


Death toll from Pakistan tribal region blast at 25

Shahid Khan, an assistant tribal administrator, said Sunday an investigation revealed that 12 kilograms (26.5 pounds) of explosives improvised with steal balls ...


Pope draws parallels between populism in Europe and rise of Hitler

Federico Lombardi to release a statement the next day assuring the Pope's comment "was never meant to be, in any way, a personal attack or an indication of how ...


President Obama, Michelle Obama Announce Next Steps In YouTube Video

Michelle Obama is thanking the American people for the past eight years. The Obamas with the Trumps outside the White House just before the inauguration. "We...


Nine-year-old girl taken to the United States by mother

Makayla Estrada Weber (left) and Wilma Estrada (right). An Amber Alert Was issued Monday afternoon for a 9-year-old girl and a 48-year-old woman who could b...


Melbourne vehicle deaths: parents mourn their 'perfect little baby'

Zachary's two-year-old sister, Zara, was also injured in the incident and remains in a stable condition. Zachary was the fifth victim of the Bourke Street att...


Farming leaders seeking workable trade deals after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May said last week the country will fully leave the single European Union market for goods and services, seeking instead a compre...


OPEC, Russia Meet to Check on Oil-Cuts Progress

Under the deal, Tehran was allowed to boost output to 3.8 million barrels per day, around 90,000 bpd higher than its October production figure. According to ...


Here Are President Obama's Final Words Leaving the Oval Office

President Trump displays the "beautiful letter " that Obama left him. The bust of Martin Luther King Jr. has stayed so far in Trump's Oval Office. However,...


Firefighters tackle blaze after explosion at east London block of flats

Scotland Yard said officers were unable to confirm the cause of the explosion. It was not yet known how many people were injured in the blast, which occurred ...


Dawn of Justice and Zoolander 2 lead Razzies nominations

That category also includes "Dirty Grandpa ", "Independence Day: Resurgence", " Batman v Superman ", "Gods of Egypt", and "Hillary's America: The Secret History...


Man 'planning' Vienna bomb attack arrested

The woman has been released. The arrest comes a month after an attack at a Berlin Christmas market killed 12 people and after attacks in France and Belgium ra...


Trump advisor reassures Canada not to fear United States trade intentions

Trump is also expected to sign an executive order announcing his intention to withdraw from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade agreement among 11 ...


East Anglia Temperature To Dip -8C: British Met Department

All London airports are warning passengers that flights are experiencing cancellations or delays and to check with the relevant airline for further information....


Barrow picks Jammeh's ex-minister as vice-president

He said on Saturday he would return to The Gambia once it is "clear" and a security sweep is completed. Gambia's outgoing leader, Yahya Jammeh, has been accus...


Fort Lauderdale shooting raises questions over USA airport security policy

Almost two months ago a former Southwest Airlines worker killed an employee of the company at Oklahoma City's airport in what police called a premeditated act. ...


The most moving pictures from the worldwide Women's March

I see America as a leader and partners in the Western world. How, for example, to square the Women's March with the 53 percent of white women voters who turne...


Trump Names Air Force Secretary Nominee

She will be the first Academy graduate to hold the office of secretary. "South Dakota's loss will be the nation's gain", said Randy Schaefer, president of the...


At least 11 dead in Georgia storm

Meteorologist Eric Holthaus says the outbreak of storms on Sunday were particularly hazardous not because of overall wind speeds, but of the storm's motion of...


SC asks CBI director to probe ex-chief

Sharma, after carrying out an inquiry, submitted his report that indicted Sinha over his private conversations with the accused and favoured for a criminal in...


Thunderstorms kill 18 in US; Georgia, Florida brace for tornado outbreak

Officials are still assessing the full scope of the damage in central and south Georgia. Forecast models are indicating the strongest storms developing in South...


Cervical Cancer Death Rates

Results were published Thursday in the journal JAMA Oncology . "We don't include men in our calculation because they are not at risk for cervical cancer and ...