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Guatemalan army detains Dutch boat providing abortion services

Berkeley. It is more than 90 percent effective for women up to 10 weeks pregnant. "The military will not permit this group to carry out its activities in the ...


Nigerian kidnappers issue ransom demand over German hostages

The police say the two were part of an archaeological team excavating a site in the village of Jajela. "The kidnappers contacted the site managers through tel...


Leading critic of Philippine leader arrested on drug charges

After spending several hours Thursday in her Senate office, where she is immune from arrest, she said she would return home and await her arrest. She has insi...


Ariya Jutanugarn, Amy Yang share 18-hole lead at Honda LPGA Thailand

The second round will resume at 7am Saturday, the LPGA announced on its website . Obviously that's just going to happen. This is Jutanugarn's 10th start in his...


Customs Agents Check IDs of Domestic Passengers Landing at JFK

After a brief confusion over which documents passengers would need to show, a flight crew member clarified that passengers would need to show either their passp...


Republicans vote to give police powers to arrest people planning peaceful protests

The bill furthers the reach of the state's racketeering laws to include rioting, which it redefines as any action that causes property damage. It still needs ...


£14000 tuition fees planned for shorter degree courses

The vast majority of students starting university in September 2017 will pay fees of £9,250 after ministers allowed hundreds of institutions to break the fee ca...


Conservatives Oust Labour in Copland By-Election

Conservative candidate Trudy Harrison received 13,748 votes, while Labour's Gill Troughton got 11,601. There was relief for Labour as the party saw off a chal...


Turkish diplomats seek asylum in Germany after failed coup

The two men, former members of a special operations unit in Turkey's navy, have been held at an undisclosed location in northern Greece since applying for as...


Legacy' Apologises For Using Footage Of An Actual Terrorist Attack

The scenes were used to depict a fictional terror attack in Egypt in the fourth episode of the series - a spin-off of the thriller 24 - which aired on the Fox ...


French far-right presidential hopeful gives Trump gold star

Taking aim at France's generous unemployment benefits system, he said he would withdraw payments for people who twice turned down jobs that they were qualified ...


Xenophobic Violence Erupts in South Africa

Ibrahim said reports from South Africa that Nigerians had been killed were unsubstantiated. "It is wrong to brand all non-nationals as drug dealers or human...


Jaishankar meets PM Hasina to review India-Bangladesh relations

India?s Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar on Thursday called Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and briefed her on the recent developments in India-Banglades...


Yoga a passport to health insurance: PM Modi

The founder of Isha Foundation is Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Also, the face of Lord Shiva is made of steel. Mr. Modi said that "yoga can give peace", which is lo...


'Beyond terrible': Indiana boy dies weighing 15 pounds

Cameron Hoopingarner, who was severely malnourished and also blind, was rushed to hospital where he later died. On Feb. 21, the Sheriff's Office of Vigo count...


Commuter train service 'back to normal' in Southern Ontario for afternoon commute

CN said freight and passenger trains in its network were also affected and had begun to move again. While the power outage itself didn't last long, it scrambl...


HPD: Teen takes bullet for mom in Subway robbery

Marine. According to police, another robbery took place at a different Subway in Houston shortly after. One of the men pointed his gun at Javier's mothe...


Trump tweets anger at Federal Bureau of Investigation while White House scrambles to contain fallout

White House chief of staff Reince Priebus has publicly denounced reports about frequent communications between the Trump campaign and Russians and said that h...


Red squirrel project given £2.46m in lottery funding

The paper reports that the contraceptive is being developed by the government's Animal & Plant Health Agency with an initial funding of £39,000 from the Departm...


Le Pen Refuses Headscarf, Stirs Controversy in Lebanon Visit

And now, she's making worldwide headlines for canceling a meeting with the country's Grand Mufti Abdul Latif Derian on Tuesday after refusing to wear a headscar...


Gov. Brownback issues response to Wednesday's Olathe shooting

When Purinton began harassing the two men, Grillot "stood up for them", bartender Garret Bohnen told the Star . Olathe Police Chief Steve Menke declined to c...


Dale Earnhardt Jr. Gears up for the Daytona 500

Two drivers from each Can-Am Duel race - part of a group of six "Open" entries who came to Speedweeks without guaranteed spots in the DAYTONA 500 field - "r...


Four dead, including suspect, in Newton officer-involved shooting

Spencer. A fifth person sought in connection to the shooting was found just before 7 a.m. Witnesses directed officers to a gunman, who then led officers on a ...


Donald Trump doubles down on 'enemies of the people' attack on media

He said reporters should not be allowed to use anonymous sources , and "we're going to do something about it". In another effort to stomp out negative atte...


Violence erupts between locals and migrants in South Africa

Asawase Member of Parliament (MP), Mohammed Mubarak Muntaka has urged African countries to boycott South African products in retaliation for the recent xenoph...


White House Excludes Several Outlets From Press Gaggle

Spicer holds a televised news briefing on most weekdays when the president isn't traveling, but on Thursday evening, when it issued its daily guidance, the Whit...


Kellyanne Conway Explains Her 'Absence' From TV

As his former campaign manager , Conway became the first woman to run a successful USA presidential campaign - but she rejected the notion of being called a fe...


Democrats Have Declared 'Total War' on Trump

By March 2016, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump and Marco Rubio were the survivors of the original 17. "But senior Democratic officials concede that the blueprint has a...


KU freshman basketball player Josh Jackson charged with misdemeanor property damage

Jackson is being issued a summons to appear in court for criminal damage to property of less than $1,000, a misdemeanor, Douglas County District Attorney Charle...


Million Euros Will Be Donated to the Lake Chad Basin

He explained that the humanitarian crisis in Nigeria should be seen as more critical given Nigeria's population of almost 200 million and the concerns of foreig...


White House Asked FBI To Dispute Stories About Trump-Russia Contacts

Initially, the White House stated that FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe called White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus on the day after the stories wer...


Russian Federation vows to veto sanctions on Syria over chemical weapons

Deputy ambassador Vladimir Safronkov called the resolution "a provocation" and said Russian Federation will veto it. The U.S., United Kingdom and France will ...


Iraqi forces recapture Mosul airport from Islamic State

Browning swapped phones to make another call. "Can you tell them that (the 9th Division) is receiving fire?" he told his coalition colleagues at another for...


Group Urges Obama to Run for President - of France

French liberals that are wondering why the country wants to move so far to the right in the next election should watch the news. At least, not yet. "At a t...


'Dancing With the Stars' Cast 2017 - Celebs Rumored So Far!

Kerrigan won a silver medal in skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics, just weeks after she was physically assaulted by the ex-husband of fellow USA skater Tonya ...