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'Sesame Street' Adds A Muppet With Autism To Its Roster

Several beloved Sesame Street characters opened up to 60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl about their first interaction with Julia . Julia , a new a...


Memorial of S.Africa icon turns into anti-Zuma protest

Gordhan urged the crowd to ask themselves what the young and revolutionary Kathrada would have done. She quoted Kathrada when he said: "While we will not forg...


UNC downs Oregon, to meet Gonzaga in NCAA men's basketball championship

Gonzaga beat SC 77-73 in the first game and North Carolina beat OR 77-76 in the nightcap. Those were mental miscues. The North Carolina Tar Heels defeated t...


United Kingdom passport could turn dark blue after Brexit

With the United Kingdom now set to leave the European Union in 2019 after Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50, some Eurosceptics want the United Kin...


Malaysia will not sever ties with North Korea, prime minister says

The Malaysians were three embassy staff and six family members, including a small baby and three other children, landed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport ...


Russia Takes A Page Out Of An Old US Playbook In Afghanistan

Taliban fighters have captured the strategic district of Sangin in the southern Afghan province of Helmand, officials said on Thursday. North Atlantic Treat...


Airstrikes kill dozens of militants near Syria border

The coalition insists that the IS group has targeted civilians and used them as human shields, making it hard to avoid civilian casualties despite its state-of-...


Congressman Lieu Statement Opposing Trump Administration Roll Back Of Clean Power Plan

In a maiden trip to the Environmental Protection Agency, he ordered a review of emission limits for coal-fired power plants and eased restrictions on federal le...


Clashes, fire at Paraguay congress after re-election vote

According to authorities, some 30 people were injured in the clashes. Right-wing President Horacio Cartes is seeking to amend the constitution to enable him...


Pressure grows on Hungary to let Soros-founded school remain

Fourteen winners of the Nobel Prize in economics were among some 150 academics from US and European universities who advocated for the CEU in an open lette...


Turnout in Serbia presidential vote mirrors 2014

In third place, according to CeSID, was the satirical candidate Luka Maksimovic , who was running as a fictional loud-mouthed politician by the name of Ljubiša...


France's Hollande tells May talks on future EU-UK relations must wait

David Cameron defended his decision to call the Brexit referendum, on the day Britain formally triggered Article 50, beginning the two year exit process from th...


California Charges Anti-Abortion Activists With Felonies

Daleiden, who works with the Center for Medical Progress, called the charges "bogus". To view the full article, register now. Bill McMorris from the Wash...


Lionel Messi: Barcelona 'indignation' at forward's Argentina ban

Messi will serve the first game of the suspension on Tuesday afternoon when Argentina visits Bolivia in another World Cup qualifier. "We are going to appe...


US will act unilaterally on North Korea if necessary

Trump made the comments in a Financial Times interview posted Sunday on the newspaper's website. "I would not be at all surprised if we did something that wou...


House GOP blocks effort by Democrats to obtain Trump's taxes

A tax attorney, Rice noted the Democratic resolution asked for specific information relating to Trump's business ties and investments - information that wouldn'...


Bill Clinton and Arlene Foster attend funeral for Martin McGuinness in Derry

President Michael D Higgins and his predecessor Mary McAleese will also be at the requiem mass for the Sinn Fein veteran, as will Taoiseach Enda Kenny . Form...


Trump, House Republicans still working to replace ObamaCare

Obamacare is not collapsing. "But we want to make sure that we get it right ". "And in the meantime, we're going to do all of our other work that we came here ...


Some Kashmiris throw rocks, others hew them for development: Modi

The supplies were made by SAIL directly and through its dealers. J&K Chief Minister Minister Mehbooba Mufti welcomed Mr. Modi and said the tunnel would bring ...


S Korean cargo ship Stellar Daisy vanishes in South Atlantic

A South Korean cargo vessel is missing after making its last contact in the South Atlantic about 2500km from shore and 22 crew members are unaccounted for. "The...


Westminster attacker 'killed by single gunshot to chest'

Senior investigating officer John Crossley said Masood had been challenged by armed police, before being shot and killed by an officer. Masood died at the sce...


Can tough-talking Trump solve North Korea — AP Analysis

In an interview with the Financial Times , Trump made it clear that he would "deal with North Korea with or without China's help". "China has a great influenc...


Trump aide urges defeat of Michigan member of Freedom Caucus

Otherwise they are socializing the risk because others are paying for the health care they need, while privatizing the benefits - they get to keep the money the...


More funding needed for Iraq programs — United Nations chief

Army General Joseph Votel said during a congressional hearing that in addition to the casualties in western Mosul, the battle for eastern Mosul had lead to 49...


Israel makes operational medium-range missile interceptor

After Israel used its Arrow interceptor to destroy what was believed to have been a Russian-made SA-5 missile, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman thre...


PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador 'to Jerusalem'

Her values are our values. "We have a lot of things to talk about, there are a lot of threats to peace and security, but you're not going to take our number one...


US ambassador: No question Russia meddled in election

On other topics, Haley said the U.S.is also pressing China to take a firmer stand regarding North Korea's nuclear program. Haley said that the new USA adminis...


North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing head home

He ridiculed the news report that said Malaysian authorities had first alerted Seoul's embassy in Kuala Lumpur after wrongly identifying Kim as a South Korean...


Indian soldier caught with two grenades at Srinagar airport

Find us on Facebook too! According to the reports, the jawan has been identified as Bhupal Mukhia. The trooper hailing from India's West Bengal is posted ne...


ISIS's Second-In-Command Killed In An Airstrike, Says Iraqi Military

It did not say when the raid was carried out. In Syria, as fighting around ISIL stronghold of Raqqa intensified, civilian fatalities from US-led airstrikes cl...


Venezuela leader urges court to review ruling on congress

Venezuela's powerful attorney general on Friday rebuked the judiciary's takeover of congress, breaking ranks with President Nicolas Maduro's socialist governmen...


Arab leaders renew call for Palestinian state in Jordan summit

Abdullah and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi have been invited to the White House in April. Ja'afari made the remarks on the sidelines of an Arab Leag...


J&K: Pakistan troops violates ceasefire in Poonch, India retaliates

Security forces have been cautioned to keep high alert on border. The Pakistan Army on Monday resorted to shelling and firing at the Indian positions along th...


Police make new arrest after Westminster terror attack

Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in the central English city of Birmingham in connection with last week's attack on parliament, "on suspicion of preparati...


French presidential candidates face off in first TV debate

Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, addresses supporters during a political ra...