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Trump returns from foreign trip to familiar role: Tweeter in chief
Sun, 28 May 2017 12:46:42 -0400

Trump returns from foreign trip to familiar role: Tweeter in chief“It is my opinion that many of the leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media,” the president tweeted early Sunday. “#FakeNews is the enemy!“


Eight People, Including Sheriff’s Deputy, Dead in Mississippi Shooting
Sun, 28 May 2017 11:34:23 -0400

Eight People, Including Sheriff’s Deputy, Dead in Mississippi ShootingThe victims were discovered in three separate locations in rural Lincoln County overnight, according to Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain.


Full Clapper: 'My Dashboard Warning Light Was Clearly On' Over Trump Campaign's Russia Communications
Sun, 28 May 2017 02:48:19 -0400

Full Clapper: 'My Dashboard Warning Light Was Clearly On' Over Trump Campaign's Russia CommunicationsFormer Director of National Intelligence James Clapper tells Chuck Todd that he was "very concerned about the nature" of approaches between the Trump campaign and Russian agents during the 2016 elections


6.6-magnitude quake hits Indonesia's Sulawesi
Mon, 29 May 2017 12:39:07 -0400

6.6-magnitude quake hits Indonesia's SulawesiA shallow, 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit inland on the central Indonesian island of Sulawesi Monday, US seismologists said, causing people to panic but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. Muhammad Guntur, who lives on the outskirts of the town, said it was felt strongly. A hotel worker in Poso also said that people panicked when the quake struck but that things had returned to normal there.


Memorial Day observed across the U.S.
Mon, 29 May 2017 11:27:14 -0400

Memorial Day observed across the U.S.President Trump lays a wreath at Arlington and more Memorial Day observances from across the U.S.


Thousands protest against Moscow housing resettlement, but numbers fall
Sun, 28 May 2017 11:17:25 -0400

Thousands protest against Moscow housing resettlement, but numbers fallThousands of Muscovites protested in the south-west of the Russian capital on Sunday against government plans to resettle millions of citizens from shoddy Soviet-era apartment blocks, but numbers had fallen compared to earlier rallies. A Reuters witness said around 5,000 people attended the latest rally, compared to organizers' estimates of 60,000 at a protest on May 14. Moscow residents are also concerned about the location and quality of the planned new accommodation, a lack of services and infrastructure and about threats the redevelopment may pose to the historic face of the Russian capital.


Australia's most notorious drug smuggler returns from Bali
Sun, 28 May 2017 04:30:02 -0400

Australia's most notorious drug smuggler returns from BaliSYDNEY (AP) — Australian drug smuggler Schapelle Corby, whose trial and imprisonment on Indonesia's tourist island of Bali mesmerized her country for more than a decade, returned home Sunday.


98-Year-Old Has Written Nearly 7,000 Letters To Troops Overseas: 'I am Going To Write As Long as I Can'
Mon, 29 May 2017 10:03:00 -0400

98-Year-Old Has Written Nearly 7,000 Letters To Troops Overseas: 'I am Going To Write As Long as I Can'She started writing the letters to her son during the Vietnam War.


Ramadan 2017 Celebrations From Around The World
Sun, 28 May 2017 08:19:04 -0400

Ramadan 2017 Celebrations From Around The WorldPeople from various parts of the world celebrate the month of Ramadan, the holy Muslim month of fasting, in different ways.


Donald Trump hails America’s war heroes as cloud of controversy hangs over White House
Mon, 29 May 2017 13:18:00 -0400

Donald Trump hails America’s war heroes as cloud of controversy hangs over White HouseDonald Trump used America’s Memorial Day to momentarily remove himself from the controversy surrounding his administration over alleged links to Russia – visiting Arlington National Cemetery and honouring those who had died in war. It was Mr Trump’s first Memorial holiday as President, and at Arlington he laid a wreath and paid special tribute to Robert Kelly, the son of his Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. “I especially want to extend our gratitude to General Kelly for joining us today – an incredible man – I always call him general,” said Mr Trump.


Police: Man accused of killing boyfriend then self
Mon, 29 May 2017 17:14:44 -0400

Police: Man accused of killing boyfriend then selfA man found shot to death in his northwest Houston home was discovered by a concerned friend who hadn't heard from him in days.


NBC News Exclusive: a Look at Taiwan’s Military Drills As China Looms
Sun, 28 May 2017 11:40:05 -0400

NBC News Exclusive: a Look at Taiwan’s Military Drills As China LoomsNBC News gained rare access to Taiwanese military exercises, including testing of American-made firepower — all against the threat of a Chinese invasion.


Manchester marks week since attack as intelligence questions grow
Mon, 29 May 2017 18:48:40 -0400

Manchester marks week since attack as intelligence questions growA bell tolled in Manchester on Monday at the exact time when a suicide bomber struck a week before outside a teenage pop concert killing 22 people, as Britain's intelligence agency questioned whether vital clues had been missed. As the number of people detained in Britain rose to 14, following an arrest early Monday morning, police also released new CCTV images of 22-year-old attacker Salman Abedi carrying a large suitcase and appealed for information about the luggage. Abedi detonated his bomb just after the end of a concert by US pop star Ariana Grande in one of Europe's biggest indoor arenas in central Manchester.


Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? Stanford Doctor Yes
Sun, 28 May 2017 11:47:06 -0400

Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? Stanford Doctor YesDr. Kim Bullock, a neuropsychiatrist at Stanford University, says she made the remarkable discovery by accident.


Somali Islamist insurgents stone man to death for adultery
Sun, 28 May 2017 15:09:46 -0400

Somali Islamist insurgents stone man to death for adulteryBy Feisal Omar MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali Islamist insurgents stoned a man to death on Sunday as punishment for alleged adultery, they said, a reminder that the militia is still strong enough to carry out public executions despite losing its grip on most towns and cities. Hundreds of witnesses watched the death of 44-year-old Dayow Mohamed Hassan in Ramo Adey village in the south-central Bay region, the regional governor representing the al Qaeda-linked insurgency said. Moalim Geedow told Reuters that Hassan was buried neck-deep in a hole then pelted with stones.


IS shelling kills 14 civilians in east Syria city: monitor
Mon, 29 May 2017 16:56:20 -0400

IS shelling kills 14 civilians in east Syria city: monitorFourteen civilians were killed late Monday when Islamic State group jihadists shelled a government-controlled neighbourhood of Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor city, a monitor said. Three children were among the dead in the regime-held Al-Joura district, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. "The shelling hit just before families were gathering to break the Ramadan fast," said Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman.


The Latest: Shooting suspect hospitalized in good condition
Sun, 28 May 2017 16:35:44 -0400

The Latest: Shooting suspect hospitalized in good conditionBROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — The Latest in a shooting in Mississippi that left eight people dead (all times local):


Young Boy Thrown Off Slide At Dublin's New Water Park
Sun, 28 May 2017 06:48:32 -0400

Young Boy Thrown Off Slide At Dublin's New Water ParkThe water slide that was responsible for the accident, the Emerald Plunge, was shut down and is being reevaluated for possible construction flaws.


Donald Trump’s Defence Secretary says conflict with North Korea would be 'catastrophic'
Sun, 28 May 2017 13:59:00 -0400

Donald Trump’s Defence Secretary says conflict with North Korea would be 'catastrophic'Donald Trump’s Defence Secretary has said that any military conflict with North Korea would be “catastrophic”. The US has stepped up its threats and sabre-rattling against North Korea since Mr Trump assumed the presidency. At the same time, the East Asian nation has stepped up its programme of missile tests.


Karl: Sources close to president say it may be time for Kushner to take leave of absence
Sun, 28 May 2017 11:17:05 -0400

Karl: Sources close to president say it may be time for Kushner to take leave of absenceABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Senior Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas report on the Russia investigation and latest developments about Jared Kushner.



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