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Rollercoaster stuck at Six Flags Theme Park

Stokes said that the highest priority of Six Flags America is to the safety of their guests. The others were all safely rescued by around 9:20 p.m. The same...


'Star Wars Rebels' to End with Season 4

During a panel today at "Star Wars" Celebration in Orlando , Florida , the cast teased that fans will also see more familiar faces in the new and final se...


United States drops 'mother of all bombs' in Afghanistan, largest non-nuclear weapon

This could be the start of Trump's aggressive fight against ISIS. President Donald Trump did say during his presidential campaign that he would go after ISIS...


Krauthammer: It's 'Infinitely Safer' for Trump to Keep Bannon in White House

Trump delivered a stern order late last week at his Mar-a-lago resort in Florida, when he bluntly told his top advisers to "work this out". All this comes am...


Russian Federation asked to end alleged killings of gays in Chechnya

Novaya Gazeta described how at least 100 men have been detained in the World War Two-era camp, leaving at least three people dead. Earlier this week, 50 membe...


Former Iran President Ahmadinejad Registers For May Presidential Election

Ahmadinejad had initially said in a press conference last week that he was formally backing a former deputy, Hamid Baghaei , and that he did not plan to ru...


Carter Page: 'Something May Have Come Up' in Russia Sanctions

The US government's application for the surveillance order targeting Mr. Page laid out investigators' basis for believing he was an agent of the Russian governm...


North Korea displays submarine-based missiles for first time at military parade

Amid rising regional tensions, Pyongyang residents have been preparing for North Korea's most important holiday: the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung, the...


Nigeria thwarts Boko Haram plan to attack US, UK embassies

That shift is clear in the numbers: 4 were used in suicide attacks in 2014, 56 in 2015, and 30 in 2016. "U.S. special operations forces can move closer to the...


Factory worker creates sparks at French election debate

The discussion was at times chaotic and dominated by the anti-capitalist and virulently anti-EU smaller candidates who made their first major appearance ahead o...


Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack

It was a grim assessment that echoed the words of Trump's top diplomat, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who left an nearly two-hour meeting with Russian Presi...


NY appeals court judge found dead on Hudson River shore

He said that police pulled out the jurist's fully-clothed body from the water and she was declared dead at the scene by paramedics. Police called the late jud...


Macron outshines Le Pen in French presidential debate

The signatories of the letter, who include actress Lea Seydoux and Israeli filmmaker Amos Gitai, said France's vibrant arts scene was based on the freedom "to t...


Conn. Gov. Malloy Will Not Seek Third Term

The 61-year-old Democrat appeared with his wife, Cathy, and the couple's eldest son, Dannel, at an unexpected state Capitol news conference. "It was a pretty ...


25 dead in Iran floods

The counties of Ajab-Shir and Azar-Shahr suffered the heaviest damage following the disaster. "The urgent task of the relevant authorities is to assist affect...


Massive US bomb dead toll rise to 94

Dubbed the "Mother Of All Bombs", the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast was unleashed in combat for the first time April 12, hitting IS positions in a remote ...


Alabama GOP left to regroup after Gov. Bentley debacle

Bentley has pleaded guilty [Reuters report ] to two misdemeanor charges, failing to file a major campaign finance report and converting campaign money for pe...


United Scrambles To Recover From Ousted Passenger Fiasco

Dao was offered $800 for his seat by United but did not want to take it, Demetrio said. Crystal Pepper, one of Dao's five children, thanked the public for i...


Numerous Reports of a Meteor over the Carolinas Wednesday Night

They believe the event was a fireball. He says it happened shortly after 8:40 p.m. That's a term for a very bright meteor of the same magnitude of the planet ...


Crowd clashes with police in Venezuela's latest protest

Capriles' ban capped a tumultuous 10-day crackdown that saw pro-government groups rough up several opposition leaders and another seek refuge in a foreign embas...


On Good Friday, US Judge Halts Multiple Arkansas Executions

Supreme Court reauthorized the death penalty in 1976. Gov. Asa Hutchinson initially scheduled eight executions for the 11-day period, but other court action r...


Conoco to sell San Juan Basin stake for $3 billion

ConocoPhillips plans to sell its stake in the natural gas-rich San Juan Basin to Hilcorp Energy for as much as $3 billion, the company said Thursday. Of this a...


Unsafe seafood among problems at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

Undercooled meat, potentially risky raw fish and broken coolers were among 13 violations found by restaurant inspectors at Mar-a-Lago, the exclusive Florida r...


South Africa's Opposition In United Front Against President

South African President Jacob Zuma has branded protesters calling for his resignation "racists", saying they held placards that were derogatory about black peop...


'Business as usual' in Bohol despite clash with Abu Sayyaf - gov, DOT

Philippine armed forces' chief of staff Eduardo Ano said on Monday his troops can eliminate the Abu Sayyaf within months. Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez sa...


Russia warns of serious consequences from US strike in Syria

Russian military personnel and aircraft are embedded with Syria's , and Iranian troops and paramilitary forces are also on the ground helping Assad fight the a...


Sergio Garcia on Masters victory: "I was just screaming"

This win makes him the third Spanish person to win the Masters, and significantly, it would've been on Seve Ballesteros' 60th birthday. He did birdie three of ...


Springfield Initiative Launched to Combat Gender Wage Gap

But, unfortunately, the pay gap is even greater for women of color. "It doesn't seem like there's been any specific progress, but certainly I speak to people ...


Brewers win 4th straight with 10-4 rout of Reds

Great American is known as a home run ballpark and that factor worked against Brewers starter Tommy Milone in the early going. The back end of the Brewers rot...


Malala becomes honorary Canadian, notes Trudeau's tattoos

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau presented a certificate along with a flag to Malala which documented her citizenship. Yousafzai was 15 when she shot ...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations draft resolution on Syria gas attack probe

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Friday that "the exchange of information is taking place but we are not officially sating that the validity of this ...


'Cocaine Cowboy' Arrested After 26 Years on the Run

Augusto Falcon and Magluta were small-time drug dealers when they dropped out of high school in the late 1970s to begin building their cocaine empire that wou...


Teens 'just wanted to be with baby': mum

Jayden Lavender, 14, and his girlfriend Jenifer Morrison, 15, hid their newborn daughter Aria under a blanket and left Sydney's Nepean Hospital under the cover ...


Jadhav row: India scraps talks with Pak coast guards

Describing the sentence awarded to Jhadav as a "premeditated murder", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had told Parliament that it will have a serious im...


Israel Protests Le Pen Denial On Holocaust Role

CNN reported that Le Pen later clarified her comment in a statement. Fillon would beat Le Pen but lose to either of the other leading candidates. The fact is...